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 23 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 11 14 10
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -4
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 129 97 145
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 15.69% 12.36% 18.71%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 48.31% 51.32% 53.31%
Number of salaries quoted 119 92 135
Median salary £41,500 £40,000 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% +12.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,250 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%
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
267 189 272
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 32.48% 24.08% 35.10%
Number of salaries quoted 247 145 250
Median salary £50,000 £40,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 23 July 2016.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Oxford

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 23 July 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.

1 145 (65.91%) .NET
2 127 (57.73%) C#
3 114 (51.82%) SQL
4 85 (38.64%) Microsoft
4 85 (38.64%) Agile Software Development
5 77 (35.00%) ASP.NET
6 76 (34.55%) JavaScript
7 63 (28.64%) HTML
7 63 (28.64%) CSS
8 58 (26.36%) MVC
9 49 (22.27%) Software Engineering
10 44 (20.00%) T-SQL
11 40 (18.18%) Degree
12 35 (15.91%) Scrum
13 34 (15.45%) Web Development
13 34 (15.45%) jQuery
14 32 (14.55%) Finance
15 29 (13.18%) MS Excel
16 28 (12.73%) ASP.NET MVC
17 27 (12.27%) CMS
18 26 (11.82%) Computer Science
18 26 (11.82%) HTML5
18 26 (11.82%) SDLC
19 25 (11.36%) Big Data
19 25 (11.36%) SQL Server 2008
19 25 (11.36%) E-Commerce
19 25 (11.36%) Java
19 25 (11.36%) XML
20 24 (10.91%) Windows
20 24 (10.91%) VB.NET

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 27 (12.27%) CMS
2 15 (6.82%) Sitecore CMS
2 15 (6.82%) Umbraco
3 13 (5.91%) Commerce Server
3 13 (5.91%) WebSphere
4 11 (5.00%) Kentico
5 9 (4.09%) Apache Spark
6 7 (3.18%) Exchange Server 2013
6 7 (3.18%) SharePoint
7 6 (2.73%) IIS
8 4 (1.82%) Apache
8 4 (1.82%) Drupal
8 4 (1.82%) WordPress
9 3 (1.36%) MS Exchange
10 1 (0.45%) SAS
Applications
1 29 (13.18%) MS Excel
2 8 (3.64%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 13 (5.91%) Magento
2 2 (0.91%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.91%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (0.91%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 22 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (5.45%) SaaS
3 9 (4.09%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (7.27%) Internet
2 8 (3.64%) Firewall
2 8 (3.64%) SAN
3 7 (3.18%) iSCSI
3 7 (3.18%) VPN
4 4 (1.82%) DNS
5 3 (1.36%) DHCP
6 2 (0.91%) HTTP
6 2 (0.91%) LAN
6 2 (0.91%) Network Security
6 2 (0.91%) VoIP
6 2 (0.91%) WAN
7 1 (0.45%) AMQP
7 1 (0.45%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.45%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (11.36%) Big Data
1 25 (11.36%) SQL Server 2008
2 14 (6.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 13 (5.91%) Data Warehouse
3 13 (5.91%) DB2
4 10 (4.55%) BusinessObjects
5 9 (4.09%) MySQL
6 8 (3.64%) GIS
6 8 (3.64%) MongoDB
6 8 (3.64%) NoSQL
6 8 (3.64%) SQL Server 2012
6 8 (3.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (2.73%) Apache Cassandra
8 5 (2.27%) Oracle BI EE
8 5 (2.27%) Oracle Database
8 5 (2.27%) Oracle ODI
8 5 (2.27%) Oracle Reports
8 5 (2.27%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (2.27%) SQL Server 2014
9 4 (1.82%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 15 (6.82%) Git (software)
2 14 (6.36%) Visual Studio
3 11 (5.00%) TeamCity
4 7 (3.18%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (2.73%) JIRA
6 3 (1.36%) Subversion
7 2 (0.91%) CruiseControl
7 2 (0.91%) NUnit
8 1 (0.45%) TestComplete
General
1 32 (14.55%) Finance
2 18 (8.18%) Retail
3 10 (4.55%) Local Government
4 7 (3.18%) Banking
4 7 (3.18%) Telecoms
5 6 (2.73%) Games
5 6 (2.73%) Marketing
6 2 (0.91%) Advertising
7 1 (0.45%) iGaming
7 1 (0.45%) Law
7 1 (0.45%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 121 (55.00%) Developer
2 75 (34.09%) .NET Developer
2 75 (34.09%) C# Developer
3 49 (22.27%) C# .NET Developer
4 41 (18.64%) ASP.NET Developer
5 31 (14.09%) Software Developer
6 30 (13.64%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 26 (11.82%) C# Software Developer
8 25 (11.36%) SQL Developer
9 19 (8.64%) Senior Developer
9 19 (8.64%) SQL Server Developer
10 18 (8.18%) Consultant
11 17 (7.73%) Agile Developer
11 17 (7.73%) Senior .NET Developer
11 17 (7.73%) Team Leader
12 16 (7.27%) Agile C# Developer
13 15 (6.82%) Architect
13 15 (6.82%) Development Team Leader
13 15 (6.82%) JavaScript Developer
14 14 (6.36%) Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 145 (65.91%) .NET
2 77 (35.00%) ASP.NET
3 63 (28.64%) CSS
3 63 (28.64%) HTML
4 34 (15.45%) jQuery
5 28 (12.73%) ASP.NET MVC
6 26 (11.82%) HTML5
7 25 (11.36%) XML
8 24 (10.91%) .NET Framework
9 21 (9.55%) CSS3
10 18 (8.18%) AngularJS
11 13 (5.91%) XHTML
12 10 (4.55%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 10 (4.55%) JSON
12 10 (4.55%) WCF
13 9 (4.09%) ASP.NET Web API
13 9 (4.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 8 (3.64%) Web Services
15 7 (3.18%) Middleware
16 6 (2.73%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 26 (11.82%) Computer Science
2 20 (9.09%) Algorithms
3 12 (5.45%) Mobile App
3 12 (5.45%) Visualisation
3 12 (5.45%) Xbox
4 7 (3.18%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (3.18%) Clustering
4 7 (3.18%) Data Protection Act
4 7 (3.18%) EqualLogic
4 7 (3.18%) Management Information System
4 7 (3.18%) Mathematics
5 6 (2.73%) Replication
6 5 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (2.27%) Physics
7 4 (1.82%) Artificial Intelligence
8 3 (1.36%) NHS
9 2 (0.91%) Data Structures
9 2 (0.91%) LIMS
9 2 (0.91%) Social Network
9 2 (0.91%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 24 (10.91%) Windows
2 15 (6.82%) Windows Server
3 11 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (4.55%) Android
5 9 (4.09%) Apple iOS
5 9 (4.09%) Windows 7
6 4 (1.82%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (1.36%) Linux
7 3 (1.36%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.45%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (38.64%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (26.36%) MVC
3 49 (22.27%) Software Engineering
4 35 (15.91%) Scrum
5 34 (15.45%) Web Development
6 26 (11.82%) SDLC
7 25 (11.36%) E-Commerce
8 21 (9.55%) Mentoring
9 20 (9.09%) Front End Development
10 17 (7.73%) Continuous Improvement
11 16 (7.27%) OO
12 15 (6.82%) Machine Learning
13 12 (5.45%) Data Visualisation
13 12 (5.45%) OOD
14 11 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
14 11 (5.00%) Web Application Development
15 10 (4.55%) UML
16 9 (4.09%) CRM
16 9 (4.09%) Project Management
17 8 (3.64%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 127 (57.73%) C#
2 114 (51.82%) SQL
3 76 (34.55%) JavaScript
4 44 (20.00%) T-SQL
5 25 (11.36%) Java
6 24 (10.91%) VB.NET
7 18 (8.18%) PHP
8 10 (4.55%) Ruby
9 9 (4.09%) C++
10 7 (3.18%) PowerShell
10 7 (3.18%) Python
11 2 (0.91%) C
11 2 (0.91%) PL/SQL
11 2 (0.91%) TypeScript
11 2 (0.91%) VBA
12 1 (0.45%) R
Qualifications
1 40 (18.18%) Degree
2 20 (9.09%) PhD
3 15 (6.82%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (1.82%) Postgraduate
5 2 (0.91%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (0.91%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.45%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.45%) SLA
2 4 (1.82%) QA
System Software
1 13 (5.91%) Active Directory
2 11 (5.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.91%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (0.91%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (3.18%) WSUS
2 5 (2.27%) Icinga
Vendors
1 85 (38.64%) Microsoft
2 21 (9.55%) Oracle
3 15 (6.82%) Sitecore
4 13 (5.91%) ATG
4 13 (5.91%) Demandware
4 13 (5.91%) hybris
4 13 (5.91%) IBM
4 13 (5.91%) Venda
5 10 (4.55%) Dell
6 7 (3.18%) Avaya
6 7 (3.18%) Fortinet
6 7 (3.18%) Sophos
7 5 (2.27%) VMware
8 4 (1.82%) HP
9 3 (1.36%) Xamarin
10 2 (0.91%) Sage
10 2 (0.91%) Salesforce.com
11 1 (0.45%) Cisco
11 1 (0.45%) Netezza
11 1 (0.45%) Zend
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: From £42,000 to £52,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum Excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £48,000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £40K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £40K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum to £50,000 + 10% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum DOE
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Salary: From £32,000 to £42,000 per annum
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