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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 15 10 3
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -7
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 94 137 238
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 12.38% 18.19% 24.95%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 51.37% 52.09% 63.30%
Number of salaries quoted 89 129 224
Average salary £40,000 £35,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.67% -11.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,400 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
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
183 263 376
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 24.11% 34.93% 39.41%
Number of salaries quoted 138 244 334
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Oxford region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 31 July 2015.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Oxford

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Oxford region citing SQL Server 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.

1 133 (61.01%) .NET
2 129 (59.17%) C#
3 122 (55.96%) SQL
4 120 (55.05%) ASP.NET
5 80 (36.70%) Microsoft
6 69 (31.65%) T-SQL
6 69 (31.65%) Agile Software Development
7 65 (29.82%) MVC
8 63 (28.90%) JavaScript
9 58 (26.61%) ASP.NET MVC
10 54 (24.77%) Relational Database
11 47 (21.56%) HTML
12 45 (20.64%) CSS
13 44 (20.18%) TDD
14 35 (16.06%) Windows
15 29 (13.30%) BDD
16 28 (12.84%) OO
16 28 (12.84%) Data Warehouse
16 28 (12.84%) Degree
16 28 (12.84%) Life Science
16 28 (12.84%) VMware
17 26 (11.93%) jQuery
18 25 (11.47%) Unit Testing
18 25 (11.47%) VMware Infrastructure
18 25 (11.47%) Java
18 25 (11.47%) Project Management
19 24 (11.01%) AngularJS
20 23 (10.55%) Scrum
21 22 (10.09%) Oracle
21 22 (10.09%) IIS

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Oxford region citing SQL Server 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 22 (10.09%) IIS
2 15 (6.88%) Apache
3 7 (3.21%) Drupal
4 5 (2.29%) CMS
5 4 (1.83%) Sitecore CMS
6 2 (0.92%) WebSphere
6 2 (0.92%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.46%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.46%) ColdFusion
7 1 (0.46%) Content Management Server
7 1 (0.46%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.46%) JBoss
7 1 (0.46%) DNN
7 1 (0.46%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.46%) WordPress
7 1 (0.46%) Kentico
7 1 (0.46%) Lync
7 1 (0.46%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (0.46%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 22 (10.09%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.38%) MS Office
3 1 (0.46%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 5 (2.29%) Oracle Applications
1 5 (2.29%) Dynamics NAV
1 5 (2.29%) Sage 200
2 1 (0.46%) Adobe Campaign
2 1 (0.46%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.46%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 10 (4.59%) SaaS
2 6 (2.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.83%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.92%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.46%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (5.96%) Firewall
2 11 (5.05%) LAN
2 11 (5.05%) WAN
3 8 (3.67%) TCP/IP
4 6 (2.75%) DNS
5 5 (2.29%) BIG-IP
5 5 (2.29%) VLAN
5 5 (2.29%) MPLS
6 2 (0.92%) VPN
6 2 (0.92%) SAN
6 2 (0.92%) Internet
6 2 (0.92%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.46%) Wireless
7 1 (0.46%) Network Security
7 1 (0.46%) NAS
7 1 (0.46%) Structured Cabling
7 1 (0.46%) Skype
7 1 (0.46%) WebEx
7 1 (0.46%) VoIP
7 1 (0.46%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (24.77%) Relational Database
2 28 (12.84%) Data Warehouse
3 18 (8.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 17 (7.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 14 (6.42%) OLAP Cube
5 14 (6.42%) OLAP
5 14 (6.42%) BusinessObjects
6 13 (5.96%) MySQL
7 11 (5.05%) SQL Server 2008
8 8 (3.67%) DB2
9 6 (2.75%) SQL Server 2005
10 5 (2.29%) NoSQL
11 3 (1.38%) SAP Data Services
11 3 (1.38%) SAP HANA
11 3 (1.38%) QlikView
11 3 (1.38%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
11 3 (1.38%) SQL Server 2012
11 3 (1.38%) RDBMS
11 3 (1.38%) Xcelsius
11 3 (1.38%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 14 (6.42%) Visual Studio
2 6 (2.75%) NUnit
2 6 (2.75%) MSTest
3 5 (2.29%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (1.83%) Selenium
4 4 (1.83%) Rhino Mocks
4 4 (1.83%) Moq
4 4 (1.83%) WebDriver
5 3 (1.38%) Octopus Deploy
5 3 (1.38%) Git (software)
6 2 (0.92%) Mercurial
6 2 (0.92%) Subversion
6 2 (0.92%) JIRA
7 1 (0.46%) ReSharper
General
1 19 (8.72%) Finance
2 15 (6.88%) Marketing
3 13 (5.96%) Advertising
4 11 (5.05%) Telecoms
5 8 (3.67%) Banking
6 6 (2.75%) Local Government
7 4 (1.83%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.92%) Games
8 2 (0.92%) Mandarin Language
9 1 (0.46%) French Language
9 1 (0.46%) German Language
9 1 (0.46%) Billing
Job Titles
1 133 (61.01%) Developer
2 57 (26.15%) .NET Developer
3 45 (20.64%) C# Developer
4 38 (17.43%) Consultant
5 34 (15.60%) C# .NET Developer
6 33 (15.14%) Senior Developer
7 18 (8.26%) Analyst
8 16 (7.34%) Junior
8 16 (7.34%) Support Consultant
9 15 (6.88%) Software Developer
10 14 (6.42%) Technical Consultant
11 13 (5.96%) Technical Support
11 13 (5.96%) Technical Support Consultant
12 11 (5.05%) Web Developer
13 10 (4.59%) Applications Support
13 10 (4.59%) Graduate
13 10 (4.59%) Implementation Consultant
13 10 (4.59%) Junior Developer
13 10 (4.59%) Support Analyst
13 10 (4.59%) Software Implementation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 133 (61.01%) .NET
2 120 (55.05%) ASP.NET
3 58 (26.61%) ASP.NET MVC
4 47 (21.56%) HTML
5 45 (20.64%) CSS
6 26 (11.93%) jQuery
7 24 (11.01%) AngularJS
8 20 (9.17%) Ajax
9 19 (8.72%) ASP.NET Web API
10 16 (7.34%) .NET Framework
10 16 (7.34%) XML
11 15 (6.88%) WCF
11 15 (6.88%) WPF
12 14 (6.42%) XSL
13 12 (5.50%) Web Services
13 12 (5.50%) RESTful
14 11 (5.05%) KnockoutJS
15 10 (4.59%) Middleware
16 8 (3.67%) WinForms
17 7 (3.21%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 28 (12.84%) Life Science
2 18 (8.26%) Mobile App
3 14 (6.42%) N-Tier
4 13 (5.96%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (5.05%) Computer Science
6 7 (3.21%) Statistics
6 7 (3.21%) Management Information System
7 5 (2.29%) Mathematics
7 5 (2.29%) Physics
8 4 (1.83%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (1.83%) Inversion of Control
8 4 (1.83%) User Experience
9 3 (1.38%) Visualisation
9 3 (1.38%) NHS
10 2 (0.92%) Data Centre
11 1 (0.46%) Enterprise Cloud
11 1 (0.46%) LIMS
11 1 (0.46%) Grid Computing
11 1 (0.46%) Clustering
11 1 (0.46%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 35 (16.06%) Windows
2 14 (6.42%) Linux
3 11 (5.05%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (2.75%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (2.75%) Android
4 6 (2.75%) Windows 7
4 6 (2.75%) Apple iOS
5 5 (2.29%) Windows 8
5 5 (2.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (2.29%) Windows Phone
6 3 (1.38%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.46%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (31.65%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (29.82%) MVC
3 44 (20.18%) TDD
4 29 (13.30%) BDD
5 28 (12.84%) OO
6 25 (11.47%) Project Management
6 25 (11.47%) Unit Testing
7 23 (10.55%) Scrum
8 19 (8.72%) Continuous Integration
9 17 (7.80%) Web Application Development
9 17 (7.80%) PRINCE2
10 16 (7.34%) Performance Analysis
11 15 (6.88%) Business Intelligence
11 15 (6.88%) DevOps
12 14 (6.42%) Continuous Delivery
12 14 (6.42%) Dependency Injection
12 14 (6.42%) Test Automation
12 14 (6.42%) Refactoring
13 12 (5.50%) Software Engineering
14 11 (5.05%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 129 (59.17%) C#
2 122 (55.96%) SQL
3 69 (31.65%) T-SQL
4 63 (28.90%) JavaScript
5 25 (11.47%) Java
6 13 (5.96%) VB.NET
7 11 (5.05%) PHP
8 8 (3.67%) C++
9 7 (3.21%) VB
10 6 (2.75%) VBA
11 2 (0.92%) Python
11 2 (0.92%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.46%) Groovy
12 1 (0.46%) Apex Code
12 1 (0.46%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.46%) Perl
Qualifications
1 28 (12.84%) Degree
2 11 (5.05%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (3.67%) MCSE
4 5 (2.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 5 (2.29%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (0.92%) CCNA
5 2 (0.92%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (0.92%) MCP
6 1 (0.46%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.46%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.46%) MCSA
6 1 (0.46%) CCNP
6 1 (0.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.46%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.83%) QA
2 2 (0.92%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.46%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (11.47%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (4.13%) Active Directory
3 5 (2.29%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.46%) XenServer
4 1 (0.46%) vSphere
4 1 (0.46%) VirtualBox
4 1 (0.46%) KVM
4 1 (0.46%) Docker
4 1 (0.46%) LXC
4 1 (0.46%) Terminal Services
4 1 (0.46%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (0.46%) NetBackup
1 1 (0.46%) Backup Exec
1 1 (0.46%) Ansible
1 1 (0.46%) WebSphere Cast Iron
Vendors
1 80 (36.70%) Microsoft
2 28 (12.84%) VMware
3 22 (10.09%) Oracle
4 16 (7.34%) IBM
5 10 (4.59%) Facebook
6 9 (4.13%) Sage
7 6 (2.75%) SAP
8 5 (2.29%) CheckPoint
8 5 (2.29%) F5
9 4 (1.83%) Salesforce.com
9 4 (1.83%) Sitecore
10 2 (0.92%) Adobe
10 2 (0.92%) Xamarin
11 1 (0.46%) Aerohive Networks
11 1 (0.46%) QNAP
11 1 (0.46%) Spiceworks
11 1 (0.46%) Tableau
11 1 (0.46%) HP
11 1 (0.46%) Citrix
11 1 (0.46%) NetApp
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
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Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £37,000 to £47,000 per annum + bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
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Corriculo
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £25000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: 30,000 - 45,000
Posted: 6 days ago
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Corriculo
Salary: Up to £33,000 per annum to £33k
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Corriculo
Salary: £25,000 - £35,000 per year
Posted: 7 days ago
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Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
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Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
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