The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 12 11 10
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 109 130 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 15.27% 16.77% 18.50%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 50.23% 47.97% 51.78%
Number of salaries quoted 98 130 123
Median salary £42,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,200 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
SQL Server
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
217 271 253
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 30.39% 34.97% 35.73%
Number of salaries quoted 196 185 222
Median salary £47,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,300 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

The demand trend of job ads across the Oxford region citing SQL Server as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

SQL Server Salary Trend in Oxford

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Oxford

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, IT jobs citing SQL Server also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Oxford region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 138 (61.06%) .NET
2 116 (51.33%) SQL
3 113 (50.00%) C#
4 95 (42.04%) Agile Software Development
5 81 (35.84%) JavaScript
5 81 (35.84%) ASP.NET
6 78 (34.51%) Microsoft
7 67 (29.65%) CSS
8 66 (29.20%) HTML
9 61 (26.99%) Software Engineering
10 55 (24.34%) MVC
11 43 (19.03%) jQuery
11 43 (19.03%) T-SQL
12 40 (17.70%) Web Development
13 38 (16.81%) Degree
14 34 (15.04%) Finance
14 34 (15.04%) Scrum
14 34 (15.04%) ASP.NET MVC
14 34 (15.04%) HTML5
15 29 (12.83%) Java
15 29 (12.83%) Web Services
16 26 (11.50%) Microsoft Azure
16 26 (11.50%) CSS3
17 25 (11.06%) Big Data
17 25 (11.06%) Oracle
18 24 (10.62%) MS Excel
19 23 (10.18%) E-Commerce
19 23 (10.18%) XML
20 22 (9.73%) Data Warehouse
20 22 (9.73%) CMS

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 22 (9.73%) CMS
2 14 (6.19%) WebSphere
3 13 (5.75%) Commerce Server
3 13 (5.75%) Sitecore CMS
3 13 (5.75%) Umbraco
4 9 (3.98%) Kentico
5 8 (3.54%) Apache Spark
6 7 (3.10%) SharePoint
7 6 (2.65%) IIS
8 4 (1.77%) Drupal
8 4 (1.77%) MS Exchange
8 4 (1.77%) WordPress
9 2 (0.88%) Apache
9 2 (0.88%) Apache Pig
9 2 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (0.88%) Skype for Business
10 1 (0.44%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.44%) ColdFusion
10 1 (0.44%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.44%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 24 (10.62%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.65%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 13 (5.75%) Magento
2 4 (1.77%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (1.33%) Sage 200
4 2 (0.88%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.88%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.44%) BPCS
Cloud Services
1 26 (11.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (6.19%) SaaS
3 13 (5.75%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (2.21%) Office 365
5 2 (0.88%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 17 (7.52%) Internet
2 7 (3.10%) HTTP
3 6 (2.65%) DHCP
3 6 (2.65%) DNS
4 3 (1.33%) Firewall
4 3 (1.33%) Network Security
5 2 (0.88%) iSCSI
5 2 (0.88%) LAN
5 2 (0.88%) SAN
5 2 (0.88%) Skype
5 2 (0.88%) VoIP
5 2 (0.88%) VPN
5 2 (0.88%) WAN
6 1 (0.44%) AMQP
6 1 (0.44%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (11.06%) Big Data
2 22 (9.73%) Data Warehouse
3 19 (8.41%) SQL Server 2008
4 15 (6.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 13 (5.75%) DB2
6 12 (5.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 10 (4.42%) MongoDB
8 9 (3.98%) MySQL
8 9 (3.98%) SQL Server 2012
9 8 (3.54%) SQL Server 2014
10 7 (3.10%) Apache Cassandra
10 7 (3.10%) BusinessObjects
10 7 (3.10%) NoSQL
11 6 (2.65%) GIS
11 6 (2.65%) Oracle BI EE
11 6 (2.65%) Oracle ODI
11 6 (2.65%) Oracle Reports
11 6 (2.65%) PostgreSQL
11 6 (2.65%) Power BI
11 6 (2.65%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 18 (7.96%) Git (software)
2 12 (5.31%) Visual Studio
3 9 (3.98%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (3.98%) TeamCity
4 7 (3.10%) CruiseControl
4 7 (3.10%) JIRA
4 7 (3.10%) NUnit
5 3 (1.33%) Selenium
5 3 (1.33%) Subversion
6 2 (0.88%) MSTest
6 2 (0.88%) NCover
6 2 (0.88%) Rhino Mocks
7 1 (0.44%) MorphX
General
1 34 (15.04%) Finance
2 19 (8.41%) Retail
3 13 (5.75%) Local Government
4 9 (3.98%) Games
5 7 (3.10%) Banking
5 7 (3.10%) iGaming
5 7 (3.10%) Publishing
5 7 (3.10%) Telecoms
6 4 (1.77%) Marketing
7 3 (1.33%) Law
8 2 (0.88%) Advertising
8 2 (0.88%) Automotive
9 1 (0.44%) Back Office
9 1 (0.44%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 125 (55.31%) Developer
2 74 (32.74%) .NET Developer
3 63 (27.88%) C# Developer
4 47 (20.80%) ASP.NET Developer
5 42 (18.58%) C# .NET Developer
6 33 (14.60%) SQL Developer
7 32 (14.16%) Senior Developer
8 27 (11.95%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 25 (11.06%) Consultant
9 25 (11.06%) Senior .NET Developer
10 21 (9.29%) SQL Server Developer
11 19 (8.41%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
12 17 (7.52%) Architect
13 15 (6.64%) Agile Developer
13 15 (6.64%) JavaScript Developer
13 15 (6.64%) Software Developer
14 14 (6.19%) Administrator
14 14 (6.19%) Agile C# Developer
14 14 (6.19%) Web Developer
15 13 (5.75%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 138 (61.06%) .NET
2 81 (35.84%) ASP.NET
3 67 (29.65%) CSS
4 66 (29.20%) HTML
5 43 (19.03%) jQuery
6 34 (15.04%) ASP.NET MVC
6 34 (15.04%) HTML5
7 29 (12.83%) Web Services
8 26 (11.50%) CSS3
9 23 (10.18%) XML
10 21 (9.29%) AngularJS
11 18 (7.96%) .NET Framework
12 13 (5.75%) XHTML
13 12 (5.31%) WCF
14 11 (4.87%) ASP.NET Web API
15 10 (4.42%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 10 (4.42%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 8 (3.54%) JSON
17 7 (3.10%) Ruby on Rails
17 7 (3.10%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 19 (8.41%) Computer Science
2 15 (6.64%) Mobile App
3 13 (5.75%) Algorithms
4 10 (4.42%) Xbox
5 9 (3.98%) Mathematics
6 7 (3.10%) Visualisation
7 6 (2.65%) Clustering
8 5 (2.21%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (2.21%) Management Information System
8 5 (2.21%) NHS
9 4 (1.77%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (1.77%) Data Protection Act
9 4 (1.77%) Replication
10 3 (1.33%) Enterprise Storage
10 3 (1.33%) Hybrid Cloud
10 3 (1.33%) User Experience
11 2 (0.88%) Artificial Intelligence
11 2 (0.88%) Fintech
11 2 (0.88%) Physics
11 2 (0.88%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 20 (8.85%) Windows
2 12 (5.31%) Windows Server
3 11 (4.87%) Android
4 10 (4.42%) Apple iOS
5 8 (3.54%) Linux
6 6 (2.65%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (1.77%) Windows 10
7 4 (1.77%) Windows 7
7 4 (1.77%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.44%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (42.04%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (26.99%) Software Engineering
3 55 (24.34%) MVC
4 40 (17.70%) Web Development
5 34 (15.04%) Scrum
6 23 (10.18%) E-Commerce
7 21 (9.29%) Business Intelligence
8 19 (8.41%) SDLC
9 18 (7.96%) Front End Development
10 17 (7.52%) Performance Tuning
11 16 (7.08%) Mentoring
12 14 (6.19%) TDD
13 13 (5.75%) Open Source
14 12 (5.31%) Kanban
14 12 (5.31%) Presales
15 10 (4.42%) Automated Testing
15 10 (4.42%) BDD
15 10 (4.42%) Continuous Improvement
15 10 (4.42%) Machine Learning
16 9 (3.98%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 116 (51.33%) SQL
2 113 (50.00%) C#
3 81 (35.84%) JavaScript
4 43 (19.03%) T-SQL
5 29 (12.83%) Java
6 18 (7.96%) PHP
7 14 (6.19%) VB.NET
8 13 (5.75%) PowerShell
9 10 (4.42%) Python
10 9 (3.98%) Ruby
11 8 (3.54%) C++
12 2 (0.88%) PL/SQL
12 2 (0.88%) VBA
13 1 (0.44%) C
13 1 (0.44%) R
13 1 (0.44%) X++
Qualifications
1 38 (16.81%) Degree
2 15 (6.64%) PhD
3 9 (3.98%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (1.77%) Postgraduate
4 4 (1.77%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.44%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.98%) SLA
2 7 (3.10%) QA
3 1 (0.44%) Data Quality
System Software
1 14 (6.19%) Active Directory
2 7 (3.10%) Hyper-V
3 3 (1.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.88%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (0.88%) vSphere
4 2 (0.88%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (2.21%) Icinga
2 3 (1.33%) Microsoft Clustering
3 2 (0.88%) Hadoop YARN
3 2 (0.88%) WSUS
Vendors
1 78 (34.51%) Microsoft
2 25 (11.06%) Oracle
3 13 (5.75%) ATG
3 13 (5.75%) Demandware
3 13 (5.75%) hybris
3 13 (5.75%) IBM
3 13 (5.75%) Sitecore
3 13 (5.75%) Venda
4 12 (5.31%) VMware
5 6 (2.65%) Dell
5 6 (2.65%) HP
6 4 (1.77%) Tableau
7 3 (1.33%) Sage
8 2 (0.88%) 3PAR
8 2 (0.88%) Avaya
8 2 (0.88%) Citrix
8 2 (0.88%) EqualLogic
8 2 (0.88%) Fortinet
8 2 (0.88%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (0.88%) Sophos
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £20k - 23k per year + to £23k + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £65000 per annum + Exciting work, excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford
People Source Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £23,000 per annum + Training + Career Progression
Posted: 8 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford
Pro-Quest
Salary: 35000-50000 Per Annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + 10% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford
Pro-Quest
Salary: 40000-60000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Oxford
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £60k + benefits
Posted: 25 days ago