The table below looks at the statistics for the SQL Server Developer role 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 Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SQL Server Developer
Rank 73 70 68
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Server Developer 17 5 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 2.13% 0.68% 1.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.19% 0.70% 1.42%
Number of salaries quoted 17 5 9
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
SQL Server Developer
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Oxford region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
775 717 775
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 97.12% 97.68% 98.85%
Number of salaries quoted 657 597 642
Average salary £45,000 £40,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

SQL Server Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server Developer in the job title across the Oxford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

SQL Server Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

SQL Server Developer
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

SQL Server Developer Salary Trend in Oxford

SQL Server Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Oxford region that cited SQL Server Developer in their job title 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 with SQL Server Developer in their job title.

1 27 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 24 (88.89%) SQL
3 18 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 16 (59.26%) T-SQL
5 14 (51.85%) C#
5 14 (51.85%) Visual Studio
6 13 (48.15%) CSS
6 13 (48.15%) .NET
7 12 (44.44%) Microsoft Certification
8 10 (37.04%) JavaScript
8 10 (37.04%) ASP.NET
8 10 (37.04%) WinForms
9 9 (33.33%) Windows
10 7 (25.93%) Database Tuning
10 7 (25.93%) Linux
10 7 (25.93%) Data Modelling
10 7 (25.93%) ETL
10 7 (25.93%) Publishing
10 7 (25.93%) Team Foundation Server
10 7 (25.93%) NoSQL
10 7 (25.93%) Performance Tuning
10 7 (25.93%) Relational Database
11 6 (22.22%) MS Excel
12 5 (18.52%) HTML
12 5 (18.52%) Software Engineering
13 3 (11.11%) SSL
13 3 (11.11%) Internet
13 3 (11.11%) DNS
13 3 (11.11%) C++
13 3 (11.11%) Data Warehouse

SQL Server Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Oxford region that cited SQL Server Developer in their job title 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 with SQL Server Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 6 (22.22%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.11%) DNS
1 3 (11.11%) Internet
1 3 (11.11%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (25.93%) NoSQL
2 7 (25.93%) Relational Database
3 3 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (7.41%) Big Data
4 2 (7.41%) OLAP
4 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 14 (51.85%) Visual Studio
2 7 (25.93%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (7.41%) Git (software)
3 2 (7.41%) ReSharper
3 2 (7.41%) Subversion
General
1 7 (25.93%) Publishing
2 2 (7.41%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (48.15%) .NET
1 13 (48.15%) CSS
2 10 (37.04%) ASP.NET
2 10 (37.04%) WinForms
3 5 (18.52%) HTML
4 3 (11.11%) Flash
4 3 (11.11%) HTML5
5 2 (7.41%) .NET Framework
5 2 (7.41%) Web Services
5 2 (7.41%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 9 (33.33%) Windows
2 7 (25.93%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.93%) Data Modelling
1 7 (25.93%) Database Tuning
1 7 (25.93%) ETL
1 7 (25.93%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (18.52%) Software Engineering
3 3 (11.11%) People Management
3 3 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (7.41%) Analytics
4 2 (7.41%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (7.41%) Mobile Application Development
4 2 (7.41%) Open Source
4 2 (7.41%) Scrum
5 1 (3.70%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 24 (88.89%) SQL
2 16 (59.26%) T-SQL
3 14 (51.85%) C#
4 10 (37.04%) JavaScript
5 3 (11.11%) C++
5 3 (11.11%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 12 (44.44%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 18 (66.67%) Microsoft