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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 9 12 4
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -8
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 118 167 198
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 16.01% 18.62% 19.35%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 52.68% 53.35% 49.87%
Number of salaries quoted 101 159 190
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £48,650
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
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
224 313 397
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 30.39% 34.89% 38.81%
Number of salaries quoted 184 288 353
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,200 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.89%

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 22 May 2015.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Oxford

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 146 (66.06%) .NET
2 134 (60.63%) C#
3 125 (56.56%) ASP.NET
4 116 (52.49%) SQL
5 81 (36.65%) MVC
6 78 (35.29%) Microsoft
7 77 (34.84%) JavaScript
8 76 (34.39%) Agile Software Development
9 68 (30.77%) ASP.NET MVC
10 61 (27.60%) HTML
10 61 (27.60%) CSS
11 53 (23.98%) T-SQL
12 50 (22.62%) TDD
13 35 (15.84%) Windows
13 35 (15.84%) Relational Database
14 34 (15.38%) AngularJS
15 31 (14.03%) Degree
16 27 (12.22%) Project Management
16 27 (12.22%) jQuery
17 26 (11.76%) .NET Framework
18 25 (11.31%) BDD
19 24 (10.86%) Web Application Development
19 24 (10.86%) IIS
19 24 (10.86%) Data Warehouse
20 23 (10.41%) OO
20 23 (10.41%) Scrum
21 22 (9.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
21 22 (9.95%) Oracle
21 22 (9.95%) ASP.NET Web API
21 22 (9.95%) Unit Testing

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 24 (10.86%) IIS
2 11 (4.98%) Apache
3 7 (3.17%) CMS
4 4 (1.81%) Sitecore CMS
5 3 (1.36%) Drupal
5 3 (1.36%) SharePoint
5 3 (1.36%) Umbraco
6 2 (0.90%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 2 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (0.90%) Node.js
6 2 (0.90%) Sitefinity
6 2 (0.90%) nginx
6 2 (0.90%) MS Exchange
6 2 (0.90%) JBoss
6 2 (0.90%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.45%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.45%) DNN
7 1 (0.45%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.45%) Content Management Server
7 1 (0.45%) WordPress
Applications
1 19 (8.60%) MS Excel
2 7 (3.17%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (2.26%) Dynamics NAV
1 5 (2.26%) Oracle Applications
1 5 (2.26%) Sage 200
2 2 (0.90%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.45%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.45%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.45%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 12 (5.43%) SaaS
2 10 (4.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (2.71%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.90%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.62%) Firewall
2 7 (3.17%) WAN
3 6 (2.71%) TCP/IP
3 6 (2.71%) LAN
4 5 (2.26%) BIG-IP
4 5 (2.26%) MPLS
5 3 (1.36%) Internet
6 2 (0.90%) Structured Cabling
6 2 (0.90%) HTTP
6 2 (0.90%) IP Telephony
7 1 (0.45%) SAN
7 1 (0.45%) VPN
7 1 (0.45%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (15.84%) Relational Database
2 24 (10.86%) Data Warehouse
3 22 (9.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 18 (8.14%) SQL Server 2008
5 13 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 10 (4.52%) OLAP Cube
6 10 (4.52%) OLAP
7 8 (3.62%) SQL Server 2005
8 7 (3.17%) BusinessObjects
8 7 (3.17%) DB2
8 7 (3.17%) NoSQL
9 6 (2.71%) QlikView
10 5 (2.26%) MySQL
10 5 (2.26%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
10 5 (2.26%) Xcelsius
10 5 (2.26%) SQL Server 2012
11 3 (1.36%) RDBMS
11 3 (1.36%) CouchDB
11 3 (1.36%) MongoDB
11 3 (1.36%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 14 (6.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (4.98%) Visual Studio
3 9 (4.07%) NUnit
3 9 (4.07%) MSTest
4 5 (2.26%) JIRA
5 4 (1.81%) Rhino Mocks
5 4 (1.81%) Moq
5 4 (1.81%) WebDriver
5 4 (1.81%) Git (software)
5 4 (1.81%) Selenium
6 3 (1.36%) Octopus Deploy
7 2 (0.90%) Mercurial
8 1 (0.45%) Subversion
General
1 15 (6.79%) Marketing
2 12 (5.43%) Finance
2 12 (5.43%) Advertising
3 8 (3.62%) Telecoms
4 6 (2.71%) Local Government
5 5 (2.26%) Banking
5 5 (2.26%) Manufacturing
6 4 (1.81%) French Language
6 4 (1.81%) German Language
7 3 (1.36%) Mandarin Language
8 1 (0.45%) Billing
8 1 (0.45%) Retail
8 1 (0.45%) Military
8 1 (0.45%) Publishing
8 1 (0.45%) Games
8 1 (0.45%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 132 (59.73%) Developer
2 58 (26.24%) .NET Developer
3 40 (18.10%) C# Developer
4 28 (12.67%) Senior Developer
5 25 (11.31%) C# .NET Developer
6 22 (9.95%) Junior
7 19 (8.60%) Analyst
7 19 (8.60%) Consultant
8 18 (8.14%) Software Developer
9 17 (7.69%) ASP.NET Developer
10 16 (7.24%) Junior Developer
11 15 (6.79%) Project Manager
12 14 (6.33%) Graduate
12 14 (6.33%) Software Manager
12 14 (6.33%) Graduate Developer
12 14 (6.33%) Implementation Manager
13 13 (5.88%) Product Manager
13 13 (5.88%) Web Developer
14 12 (5.43%) Software Implementation Project Manager
14 12 (5.43%) Implementation Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 146 (66.06%) .NET
2 125 (56.56%) ASP.NET
3 68 (30.77%) ASP.NET MVC
4 61 (27.60%) HTML
4 61 (27.60%) CSS
5 34 (15.38%) AngularJS
6 27 (12.22%) jQuery
7 26 (11.76%) .NET Framework
8 22 (9.95%) ASP.NET Web API
9 20 (9.05%) WCF
9 20 (9.05%) XML
10 18 (8.14%) Ajax
10 18 (8.14%) KnockoutJS
11 16 (7.24%) WPF
12 14 (6.33%) Web Services
13 13 (5.88%) RESTful
14 11 (4.98%) HTML5
14 11 (4.98%) Entity Framework
14 11 (4.98%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 11 (4.98%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 20 (9.05%) Computer Science
1 20 (9.05%) Life Science
2 15 (6.79%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (5.88%) Mobile App
4 10 (4.52%) N-Tier
5 7 (3.17%) Management Information System
5 7 (3.17%) Statistics
6 6 (2.71%) User Experience
6 6 (2.71%) Mathematics
6 6 (2.71%) Physics
7 4 (1.81%) Inversion of Control
8 3 (1.36%) NHS
8 3 (1.36%) Data Structures
8 3 (1.36%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.90%) Visualisation
9 2 (0.90%) GIS
10 1 (0.45%) Web 2.0
10 1 (0.45%) Chemistry
10 1 (0.45%) Grid Computing
10 1 (0.45%) LIMS
Operating Systems
1 35 (15.84%) Windows
2 19 (8.60%) Linux
3 8 (3.62%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (2.71%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (2.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (2.26%) Windows Phone
6 3 (1.36%) Windows 7
7 2 (0.90%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.45%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (0.45%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.45%) Android
8 1 (0.45%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (36.65%) MVC
2 76 (34.39%) Agile Software Development
3 50 (22.62%) TDD
4 27 (12.22%) Project Management
5 25 (11.31%) BDD
6 24 (10.86%) Web Application Development
7 23 (10.41%) OO
7 23 (10.41%) Scrum
8 22 (9.95%) Unit Testing
9 21 (9.50%) Data Migration
9 21 (9.50%) Migration
10 18 (8.14%) Continuous Integration
11 15 (6.79%) PRINCE2
12 14 (6.33%) Dependency Injection
12 14 (6.33%) Web Development
13 11 (4.98%) Business Intelligence
13 11 (4.98%) DevOps
14 10 (4.52%) Performance Analysis
14 10 (4.52%) Waterfall
14 10 (4.52%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 134 (60.63%) C#
2 116 (52.49%) SQL
3 77 (34.84%) JavaScript
4 53 (23.98%) T-SQL
5 14 (6.33%) Java
6 12 (5.43%) VB.NET
7 7 (3.17%) VBA
8 6 (2.71%) PHP
9 4 (1.81%) VB
10 3 (1.36%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.45%) C++
11 1 (0.45%) Groovy
11 1 (0.45%) Apex Code
11 1 (0.45%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 31 (14.03%) Degree
2 11 (4.98%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (3.62%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 5 (2.26%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (2.26%) MCSE
5 4 (1.81%) MCP
6 3 (1.36%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.45%) CCA
7 1 (0.45%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (0.45%) CCEA
7 1 (0.45%) PhD
7 1 (0.45%) CCAA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.36%) QA
2 2 (0.90%) Data Quality
2 2 (0.90%) SLA
3 1 (0.45%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 18 (8.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.90%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.45%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (0.45%) XenDesktop
3 1 (0.45%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.45%) SCCM
1 1 (0.45%) Ansible
1 1 (0.45%) WebSphere Cast Iron
Vendors
1 78 (35.29%) Microsoft
2 22 (9.95%) Oracle
3 18 (8.14%) VMware
4 14 (6.33%) Business Objects
5 12 (5.43%) IBM
6 10 (4.52%) Facebook
7 7 (3.17%) CheckPoint
7 7 (3.17%) Salesforce.com
8 6 (2.71%) SAP
9 5 (2.26%) Sage
9 5 (2.26%) F5
10 4 (1.81%) Sitecore
11 2 (0.90%) Xamarin
11 2 (0.90%) hybris
11 2 (0.90%) Cisco
11 2 (0.90%) Adobe
11 2 (0.90%) TIBCO
12 1 (0.45%) Epiphany
12 1 (0.45%) Citrix
12 1 (0.45%) Infor
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Salary: £34000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Car Allow Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
set2recruit
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum £35k - £45k DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits & Shares
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Unspecified
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Oxford, Oxfordshire
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Flexi-Time + Enterprise Projects
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £47500 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Corriculo
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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