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 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 11 11 12
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 120 125 144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 16.11% 15.70% 17.08%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 44.28% 63.78% 50.17%
Number of salaries quoted 111 113 133
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £52,000 £51,200
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
271 196 287
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 36.38% 24.62% 34.05%
Number of salaries quoted 254 167 263
Median salary £50,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 28 June 2016.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Oxford

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 28 June 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.

1 146 (66.06%) .NET
2 132 (59.73%) C#
3 121 (54.75%) SQL
4 94 (42.53%) Microsoft
5 80 (36.20%) Agile Software Development
6 77 (34.84%) JavaScript
7 76 (34.39%) ASP.NET
8 60 (27.15%) CSS
9 59 (26.70%) HTML
10 57 (25.79%) MVC
11 48 (21.72%) Software Engineering
12 44 (19.91%) T-SQL
13 42 (19.00%) Degree
14 38 (17.19%) MS Excel
15 35 (15.84%) Scrum
16 34 (15.38%) jQuery
17 32 (14.48%) Finance
18 30 (13.57%) Windows
18 30 (13.57%) Web Development
19 28 (12.67%) Microsoft Certification
19 28 (12.67%) ASP.NET MVC
20 27 (12.22%) E-Commerce
20 27 (12.22%) VB.NET
20 27 (12.22%) CMS
21 26 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008
21 26 (11.76%) .NET Framework
21 26 (11.76%) XML
22 25 (11.31%) Computer Science
22 25 (11.31%) SDLC
23 24 (10.86%) Java

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 (12.22%) CMS
2 13 (5.88%) Commerce Server
2 13 (5.88%) Kentico
2 13 (5.88%) Sitecore CMS
2 13 (5.88%) Umbraco
2 13 (5.88%) WebSphere
3 8 (3.62%) Apache Spark
3 8 (3.62%) IIS
4 7 (3.17%) Exchange Server 2013
4 7 (3.17%) SharePoint
5 6 (2.71%) Drupal
6 4 (1.81%) Apache
6 4 (1.81%) MS Exchange
7 3 (1.36%) WordPress
8 1 (0.45%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.45%) SAS
Applications
1 38 (17.19%) MS Excel
2 8 (3.62%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 13 (5.88%) Magento
2 2 (0.90%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.90%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (0.90%) Sage 200
3 1 (0.45%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 19 (8.60%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (4.07%) SaaS
3 7 (3.17%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (5.43%) Internet
2 9 (4.07%) SAN
3 8 (3.62%) Firewall
4 7 (3.17%) iSCSI
4 7 (3.17%) VPN
5 3 (1.36%) DNS
6 2 (0.90%) DHCP
6 2 (0.90%) LAN
6 2 (0.90%) Network Security
6 2 (0.90%) VoIP
6 2 (0.90%) WAN
7 1 (0.45%) AMQP
7 1 (0.45%) HTTP
7 1 (0.45%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.45%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008
2 20 (9.05%) Big Data
3 15 (6.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 13 (5.88%) DB2
5 9 (4.07%) BusinessObjects
5 9 (4.07%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (4.07%) MySQL
5 9 (4.07%) SQL Server 2012
6 8 (3.62%) GIS
7 7 (3.17%) NoSQL
7 7 (3.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (1.81%) Apache Cassandra
8 4 (1.81%) MongoDB
9 3 (1.36%) QlikView
9 3 (1.36%) SQL Server 2005
9 3 (1.36%) SQL Server 2014
10 2 (0.90%) Azure SQL Database
10 2 (0.90%) Oracle BI EE
10 2 (0.90%) Oracle Reports
10 2 (0.90%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 17 (7.69%) Visual Studio
2 16 (7.24%) Git (software)
3 12 (5.43%) TeamCity
4 10 (4.52%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (2.71%) JIRA
6 5 (2.26%) Subversion
7 3 (1.36%) TestComplete
8 2 (0.90%) MSTest
8 2 (0.90%) T4 Templates
9 1 (0.45%) CruiseControl
9 1 (0.45%) NUnit
General
1 32 (14.48%) Finance
2 18 (8.14%) Retail
3 11 (4.98%) Banking
3 11 (4.98%) Telecoms
4 7 (3.17%) Local Government
4 7 (3.17%) Marketing
5 5 (2.26%) Games
6 2 (0.90%) Advertising
7 1 (0.45%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 116 (52.49%) Developer
2 82 (37.10%) C# Developer
3 71 (32.13%) .NET Developer
4 52 (23.53%) C# .NET Developer
5 37 (16.74%) Software Developer
6 35 (15.84%) ASP.NET Developer
7 32 (14.48%) C# Software Developer
8 29 (13.12%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 27 (12.22%) SQL Developer
10 22 (9.95%) Consultant
11 19 (8.60%) SQL Server Developer
11 19 (8.60%) Team Leader
12 18 (8.14%) Support Consultant
13 17 (7.69%) Applications Support
13 17 (7.69%) Development Team Leader
14 16 (7.24%) Agile C# Developer
14 16 (7.24%) Agile Developer
15 14 (6.33%) Architect
15 14 (6.33%) JavaScript Developer
16 13 (5.88%) HTML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 146 (66.06%) .NET
2 76 (34.39%) ASP.NET
3 60 (27.15%) CSS
4 59 (26.70%) HTML
5 34 (15.38%) jQuery
6 28 (12.67%) ASP.NET MVC
7 26 (11.76%) .NET Framework
7 26 (11.76%) XML
8 20 (9.05%) HTML5
9 16 (7.24%) CSS3
10 13 (5.88%) AngularJS
10 13 (5.88%) XHTML
11 12 (5.43%) JSON
11 12 (5.43%) WCF
12 11 (4.98%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 10 (4.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 9 (4.07%) ASP.NET Web API
15 7 (3.17%) Middleware
16 6 (2.71%) Ajax
16 6 (2.71%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 25 (11.31%) Computer Science
2 21 (9.50%) Algorithms
3 13 (5.88%) Mobile App
3 13 (5.88%) Visualisation
4 12 (5.43%) Xbox
5 8 (3.62%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (3.17%) Clustering
6 7 (3.17%) Data Protection Act
6 7 (3.17%) Enterprise Software
6 7 (3.17%) EqualLogic
6 7 (3.17%) Management Information System
6 7 (3.17%) Mathematics
7 6 (2.71%) Physics
7 6 (2.71%) Replication
8 4 (1.81%) Artificial Intelligence
9 3 (1.36%) Data Structures
9 3 (1.36%) NHS
10 2 (0.90%) Chemistry
10 2 (0.90%) LIMS
10 2 (0.90%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 30 (13.57%) Windows
2 19 (8.60%) Windows Server
3 11 (4.98%) Android
4 10 (4.52%) Apple iOS
4 10 (4.52%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (4.07%) Windows 7
6 3 (1.36%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.90%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.45%) Linux
8 1 (0.45%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (36.20%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (25.79%) MVC
3 48 (21.72%) Software Engineering
4 35 (15.84%) Scrum
5 30 (13.57%) Web Development
6 27 (12.22%) E-Commerce
7 25 (11.31%) SDLC
8 23 (10.41%) OO
9 21 (9.50%) Mentoring
10 18 (8.14%) Front End Development
11 15 (6.79%) Continuous Improvement
12 14 (6.33%) Machine Learning
13 13 (5.88%) Data Visualisation
13 13 (5.88%) Web Application Development
14 12 (5.43%) OOD
15 10 (4.52%) Continuous Integration
15 10 (4.52%) UML
16 9 (4.07%) CRM
16 9 (4.07%) Data Protection
16 9 (4.07%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 132 (59.73%) C#
2 121 (54.75%) SQL
3 77 (34.84%) JavaScript
4 44 (19.91%) T-SQL
5 27 (12.22%) VB.NET
6 24 (10.86%) Java
7 17 (7.69%) PHP
8 11 (4.98%) C++
9 10 (4.52%) Ruby
10 6 (2.71%) PowerShell
11 4 (1.81%) C
11 4 (1.81%) Python
12 3 (1.36%) TypeScript
13 2 (0.90%) PL/SQL
13 2 (0.90%) VBA
Qualifications
1 42 (19.00%) Degree
2 28 (12.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 20 (9.05%) PhD
4 4 (1.81%) Postgraduate
5 2 (0.90%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.43%) SLA
2 6 (2.71%) QA
System Software
1 12 (5.43%) Active Directory
2 10 (4.52%) Hyper-V
3 3 (1.36%) vSphere
4 2 (0.90%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.45%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (3.17%) WSUS
2 5 (2.26%) Icinga
3 1 (0.45%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.45%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 94 (42.53%) Microsoft
2 16 (7.24%) Oracle
3 14 (6.33%) IBM
4 13 (5.88%) ATG
4 13 (5.88%) Demandware
4 13 (5.88%) hybris
4 13 (5.88%) Sitecore
4 13 (5.88%) Venda
5 9 (4.07%) Dell
6 7 (3.17%) Avaya
6 7 (3.17%) Fortinet
6 7 (3.17%) Sophos
7 5 (2.26%) VMware
8 3 (1.36%) HP
8 3 (1.36%) Xamarin
9 2 (0.90%) Sage
9 2 (0.90%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (0.90%) Siemens
10 1 (0.45%) NetApp
10 1 (0.45%) Symantec
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £42,000 to £52,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £48,000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
The People Network
Salary: benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum to £50,000 + 10% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum DOE
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Employ Solutions
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £50,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
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Client Server
Salary: £50,000 to £60,000 + benefits
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Client Server
Salary: £50,000 to £60,000 + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
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Oho Group
Salary: £50k - 65k per year + Bonus & Excellent Benefits
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Salary: £50k to £60k + benefits
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