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 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 76 47 83
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +36
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2012 3 39 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.40% 4.26% 0.40%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.24% 12.70% 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 3 36 4
Average salary £52,500 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% -11.76%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
241 307 357
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 32.09% 33.52% 35.56%
Number of salaries quoted 198 280 328
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -13.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,200 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +1.26%

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 April 2015.

SQL Server 2012 Salary Histogram in Oxford

SQL Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (87.50%) .NET
2 7 (87.50%) C#
2 7 (87.50%) HTML
2 7 (87.50%) JavaScript
2 7 (87.50%) ASP.NET
2 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
3 6 (75.00%) MVC
4 5 (62.50%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (50.00%) HTML5
5 4 (50.00%) CSS3
5 4 (50.00%) Computer Science
5 4 (50.00%) TDD
5 4 (50.00%) CSS
5 4 (50.00%) SQL
6 3 (37.50%) PhD
6 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (37.50%) WCF
6 3 (37.50%) jQuery
6 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
6 3 (37.50%) Visual Studio
6 3 (37.50%) Mathematics
6 3 (37.50%) Physics
6 3 (37.50%) Chemistry
6 3 (37.50%) Razor View Engine
6 3 (37.50%) AngularJS
6 3 (37.50%) Mentoring
6 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (37.50%) BDD
7 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008

SQL Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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 1 (12.50%) IIS
1 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
1 1 (12.50%) MS Project Server
1 1 (12.50%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (12.50%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) InfoPath
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) DNS
1 1 (12.50%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Visual Studio
2 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Developer
1 4 (50.00%) C# Developer
1 4 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Technical Leader
3 2 (25.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (25.00%) .NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Junior
4 1 (12.50%) Administrator
4 1 (12.50%) Junior Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Junior C# Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Junior .NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) SharePoint Administrator
4 1 (12.50%) Junior C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) HTML
1 7 (87.50%) .NET
1 7 (87.50%) ASP.NET
2 5 (62.50%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (50.00%) HTML5
3 4 (50.00%) CSS3
3 4 (50.00%) CSS
4 3 (37.50%) WCF
4 3 (37.50%) jQuery
4 3 (37.50%) Razor View Engine
4 3 (37.50%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (37.50%) Mathematics
2 3 (37.50%) Physics
2 3 (37.50%) Chemistry
3 1 (12.50%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) MVC
2 4 (50.00%) TDD
3 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
3 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (37.50%) BDD
3 3 (37.50%) Mentoring
4 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
4 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (12.50%) Load Balancing
4 1 (12.50%) Content Management
4 1 (12.50%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) C#
1 7 (87.50%) JavaScript
2 4 (50.00%) SQL
3 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) PhD
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (12.50%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (12.50%) Forefront TMG
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) VMware
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle