The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2012 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2012 over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 56 77 75
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -2
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2012 23 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 3.15% 0.74% 0.13%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.75% 1.92% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 23 7 1
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -10.52%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +23.07%
SQL Server 2012
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in permanent jobs advertised in the Oxford region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
263 364 302
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 36.03% 38.24% 38.18%
Number of salaries quoted 235 337 281
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

SQL Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2012 across the Oxford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server 2012 Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

SQL Server 2012
Salary Trend in Oxford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2012 across the Oxford region.

SQL Server 2012 Salary Trend in Oxford

SQL Server 2012
Salary Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2012 across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014.

SQL Server 2012 Salary Histogram in Oxford

SQL Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford region citing SQL Server 2012 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SQL Server 2012.

1 66 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 55 (83.33%) Microsoft
3 46 (69.70%) SQL Server 2008
4 45 (68.18%) .NET
5 41 (62.12%) SQL
6 36 (54.55%) C#
7 34 (51.52%) ASP.NET
8 29 (43.94%) HTML
8 29 (43.94%) CSS
8 29 (43.94%) ASP.NET MVC
9 28 (42.42%) JavaScript
10 25 (37.88%) jQuery
11 23 (34.85%) SQL Server 2005
12 19 (28.79%) MVC
12 19 (28.79%) Software Engineering
13 16 (24.24%) HTML5
13 16 (24.24%) CSS3
14 15 (22.73%) MS Excel
15 13 (19.70%) T-SQL
15 13 (19.70%) Web Services
15 13 (19.70%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 12 (18.18%) TDD
16 12 (18.18%) Enterprise Software
17 11 (16.67%) XML
18 9 (13.64%) .NET Framework
18 9 (13.64%) WCF
19 7 (10.61%) N-Tier
19 7 (10.61%) OOXML
19 7 (10.61%) Unit Testing
19 7 (10.61%) ADO.NET Entity Framework

SQL Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford region citing SQL Server 2012 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SQL Server 2012. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (6.06%) SharePoint
1 4 (6.06%) MS Exchange
1 4 (6.06%) Lync
1 4 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (3.03%) Node.js
Applications
1 15 (22.73%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.03%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.03%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.52%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.03%) SaaS
1 2 (3.03%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.03%) DHCP
1 2 (3.03%) TCP/IP
1 2 (3.03%) DNS
1 2 (3.03%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 46 (69.70%) SQL Server 2008
3 23 (34.85%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (3.03%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (3.03%) Redis
5 2 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (3.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (3.03%) OLAP
5 2 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (6.06%) Subversion
1 4 (6.06%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (4.55%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (6.06%) Finance
Job Titles
1 38 (57.58%) Developer
2 27 (40.91%) C# Developer
3 25 (37.88%) .NET Developer
3 25 (37.88%) C# .NET Developer
4 16 (24.24%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 15 (22.73%) SQL DBA
5 15 (22.73%) DBA
6 12 (18.18%) ASP.NET Developer
7 10 (15.15%) Technical Support
8 9 (13.64%) Support Engineer
8 9 (13.64%) SQL Server DBA
8 9 (13.64%) Technical Support Engineer
8 9 (13.64%) Technical Engineer
9 8 (12.12%) Administrator
9 8 (12.12%) Server Administrator
10 7 (10.61%) Software Engineer
11 5 (7.58%) C# Software Engineer
12 4 (6.06%) Programmer
12 4 (6.06%) .NET Software Engineer
12 4 (6.06%) .NET Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (68.18%) .NET
2 34 (51.52%) ASP.NET
3 29 (43.94%) CSS
3 29 (43.94%) HTML
3 29 (43.94%) ASP.NET MVC
4 25 (37.88%) jQuery
5 16 (24.24%) CSS3
5 16 (24.24%) HTML5
6 13 (19.70%) Web Services
6 13 (19.70%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 11 (16.67%) XML
8 9 (13.64%) WCF
8 9 (13.64%) .NET Framework
9 7 (10.61%) OOXML
9 7 (10.61%) ASP.NET Web API
9 7 (10.61%) ASP.NET MVC 3
9 7 (10.61%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 4 (6.06%) REST
10 4 (6.06%) Kendo UI
10 4 (6.06%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 12 (18.18%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (10.61%) N-Tier
3 4 (6.06%) Replication
3 4 (6.06%) Data Protection Act
3 4 (6.06%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.03%) Client/Server
4 2 (3.03%) Mathematics
4 2 (3.03%) Physics
5 1 (1.52%) Chemistry
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.06%) Windows
1 4 (6.06%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (6.06%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (28.79%) MVC
1 19 (28.79%) Software Engineering
2 12 (18.18%) TDD
3 7 (10.61%) Unit Testing
4 6 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (6.06%) Load Testing
5 4 (6.06%) Data Migration
5 4 (6.06%) Data Protection
5 4 (6.06%) Capacity Planning
5 4 (6.06%) Migration
5 4 (6.06%) E-Commerce
6 2 (3.03%) ERP
6 2 (3.03%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (3.03%) Scrum
6 2 (3.03%) CRM
6 2 (3.03%) Requirements Analysis
6 2 (3.03%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 41 (62.12%) SQL
2 36 (54.55%) C#
3 28 (42.42%) JavaScript
4 13 (19.70%) T-SQL
5 2 (3.03%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 2 (3.03%) C
5 2 (3.03%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (3.03%) PhD
System Software
1 4 (6.06%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.03%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (3.03%) SCCM
1 2 (3.03%) SCOM
Vendors
1 55 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.06%) VMware
2 4 (6.06%) Telerik
3 2 (3.03%) Citrix
3 2 (3.03%) Avaya