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

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 75 49 79
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +30
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2012 1 43 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.14% 4.77% 0.78%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.45% 13.69% 2.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 36 8
Average salary £52,500 £36,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.83% -15.29%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
222 314 400
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 30.16% 34.85% 38.95%
Number of salaries quoted 183 289 355
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) MVC
2 4 (80.00%) TDD
2 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (60.00%) BDD
3 3 (60.00%) WCF
3 3 (60.00%) Razor View Engine
3 3 (60.00%) Mentoring
4 2 (40.00%) CSS3
4 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (40.00%) HTML5
4 2 (40.00%) CSS
5 1 (20.00%) PhD
5 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
5 1 (20.00%) SQL
5 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
5 1 (20.00%) jQuery
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (20.00%) Degree
5 1 (20.00%) Mathematics
5 1 (20.00%) Physics
5 1 (20.00%) Chemistry

SQL Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Technical Leader
2 2 (40.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Junior Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Junior C# Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Junior .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Junior C# .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (60.00%) WCF
3 3 (60.00%) Razor View Engine
4 2 (40.00%) HTML5
4 2 (40.00%) CSS3
4 2 (40.00%) CSS
5 1 (20.00%) jQuery
5 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (20.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (20.00%) Physics
2 1 (20.00%) Chemistry
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) MVC
1 4 (80.00%) TDD
2 3 (60.00%) BDD
2 3 (60.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) PhD
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft