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 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Oxfordshire / Oxford
Rank 12 10 13
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +3
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 88 149 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 13.75% 18.15% 13.42%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 51.46% 44.88% 42.42%
Number of salaries quoted 83 141 96
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £52,500 £51,250
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
171 332 231
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 26.72% 40.44% 31.64%
Number of salaries quoted 151 259 212
Median salary £43,750 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.89% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +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 16 January 2017.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Oxford

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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 91 (49.73%) .NET
2 79 (43.17%) C#
3 78 (42.62%) SQL
4 67 (36.61%) Microsoft
5 63 (34.43%) ASP.NET
6 54 (29.51%) JavaScript
7 50 (27.32%) Agile Software Development
8 49 (26.78%) MVC
9 47 (25.68%) Web Services
10 46 (25.14%) jQuery
11 40 (21.86%) CSS
11 40 (21.86%) HTML
12 35 (19.13%) T-SQL
13 33 (18.03%) Software Engineering
14 32 (17.49%) Windows
15 31 (16.94%) ASP.NET MVC
16 27 (14.75%) HTML5
17 25 (13.66%) Web Development
18 21 (11.48%) AngularJS
18 21 (11.48%) Active Directory
19 20 (10.93%) Business Intelligence
19 20 (10.93%) Finance
19 20 (10.93%) SQL Server 2012
19 20 (10.93%) Performance Tuning
20 19 (10.38%) SQL Server 2014
21 18 (9.84%) Degree
21 18 (9.84%) Amazon AWS
22 17 (9.29%) Microsoft Azure
22 17 (9.29%) Office 365
22 17 (9.29%) ASP.NET Web API

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 14 (7.65%) SharePoint
2 6 (3.28%) CMS
3 4 (2.19%) MS Exchange
3 4 (2.19%) Sitecore CMS
3 4 (2.19%) Skype for Business
3 4 (2.19%) Umbraco
4 3 (1.64%) Apache Spark
5 2 (1.09%) Apache Pig
6 1 (0.55%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.55%) ColdFusion
6 1 (0.55%) Drupal
6 1 (0.55%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.55%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.55%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.55%) WordPress
Applications
1 17 (9.29%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.73%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (2.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (1.64%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (1.64%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (1.09%) BPCS
3 2 (1.09%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 18 (9.84%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (9.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (9.29%) Office 365
3 5 (2.73%) SaaS
4 2 (1.09%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.55%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.55%) IaaS
5 1 (0.55%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (8.20%) DNS
2 12 (6.56%) Internet
3 10 (5.46%) DHCP
4 7 (3.83%) HTTP
5 4 (2.19%) Firewall
5 4 (2.19%) Network Security
5 4 (2.19%) Skype
6 1 (0.55%) Extranet
6 1 (0.55%) Intranet
6 1 (0.55%) LAN
6 1 (0.55%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (10.93%) SQL Server 2012
2 19 (10.38%) SQL Server 2014
3 15 (8.20%) Data Warehouse
4 12 (6.56%) SQL Server 2008
5 11 (6.01%) Big Data
6 9 (4.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 8 (4.37%) MySQL
8 7 (3.83%) Power BI
8 7 (3.83%) QlikView
9 6 (3.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 6 (3.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 5 (2.73%) MongoDB
10 5 (2.73%) Oracle Database
11 4 (2.19%) NoSQL
11 4 (2.19%) Oracle BI EE
11 4 (2.19%) Oracle ODI
11 4 (2.19%) Oracle Reports
11 4 (2.19%) PostgreSQL
12 3 (1.64%) Apache Cassandra
13 2 (1.09%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 12 (6.56%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (6.01%) Git (software)
3 9 (4.92%) Visual Studio
4 7 (3.83%) JIRA
5 5 (2.73%) Bower
5 5 (2.73%) CruiseControl
5 5 (2.73%) NUnit
6 4 (2.19%) TestComplete
7 3 (1.64%) gulp
7 3 (1.64%) Selenium
8 2 (1.09%) MSTest
8 2 (1.09%) NCover
8 2 (1.09%) Rhino Mocks
9 1 (0.55%) MorphX
9 1 (0.55%) Subversion
9 1 (0.55%) TeamCity
General
1 20 (10.93%) Finance
2 10 (5.46%) Marketing
3 6 (3.28%) iGaming
3 6 (3.28%) Local Government
3 6 (3.28%) Manufacturing
3 6 (3.28%) Publishing
4 5 (2.73%) Games
4 5 (2.73%) Telecoms
5 4 (2.19%) Electronics
6 2 (1.09%) Advertising
6 2 (1.09%) Aerospace
6 2 (1.09%) Automotive
6 2 (1.09%) Banking
6 2 (1.09%) Law
7 1 (0.55%) Back Office
7 1 (0.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 103 (56.28%) Developer
2 52 (28.42%) .NET Developer
3 45 (24.59%) C# Developer
4 33 (18.03%) ASP.NET Developer
4 33 (18.03%) C# .NET Developer
5 28 (15.30%) SQL Developer
6 25 (13.66%) Senior Developer
7 23 (12.57%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 21 (11.48%) Consultant
9 19 (10.38%) Administrator
10 18 (9.84%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 14 (7.65%) Senior .NET Developer
12 13 (7.10%) DBA
12 13 (7.10%) Web Developer
13 12 (6.56%) SQL DBA
13 12 (6.56%) Tester
14 11 (6.01%) Architect
14 11 (6.01%) Implementation Consultant
14 11 (6.01%) Senior C# Developer
14 11 (6.01%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 91 (49.73%) .NET
2 63 (34.43%) ASP.NET
3 47 (25.68%) Web Services
4 46 (25.14%) jQuery
5 40 (21.86%) CSS
5 40 (21.86%) HTML
6 31 (16.94%) ASP.NET MVC
7 27 (14.75%) HTML5
8 21 (11.48%) AngularJS
9 17 (9.29%) ASP.NET Web API
10 15 (8.20%) .NET Framework
11 14 (7.65%) Entity Framework
11 14 (7.65%) REST
12 13 (7.10%) CSS3
13 12 (6.56%) JSON
13 12 (6.56%) WCF
13 12 (6.56%) WinForms
14 9 (4.92%) LESS
14 9 (4.92%) Razor View Engine
15 8 (4.37%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 17 (9.29%) Clustering
2 13 (7.10%) Mobile App
3 11 (6.01%) Computer Science
4 9 (4.92%) Mathematics
5 7 (3.83%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (3.83%) Enterprise Storage
5 7 (3.83%) Hybrid Cloud
6 4 (2.19%) Chemistry
6 4 (2.19%) NHS
6 4 (2.19%) Physics
7 3 (1.64%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.64%) User Experience
8 2 (1.09%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.55%) Credit Risk
9 1 (0.55%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.55%) Data Integration
9 1 (0.55%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.55%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.55%) New Media
9 1 (0.55%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 32 (17.49%) Windows
2 12 (6.56%) Windows Server
3 10 (5.46%) Linux
4 8 (4.37%) Android
4 8 (4.37%) Apple iOS
5 4 (2.19%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (2.19%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (1.64%) Mac OS
6 3 (1.64%) Unix
7 2 (1.09%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (27.32%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (26.78%) MVC
3 33 (18.03%) Software Engineering
4 25 (13.66%) Web Development
5 20 (10.93%) Business Intelligence
5 20 (10.93%) Performance Tuning
6 15 (8.20%) Presales
6 15 (8.20%) TDD
7 11 (6.01%) Data Protection
7 11 (6.01%) ETL
8 10 (5.46%) OO
8 10 (5.46%) Open Source
8 10 (5.46%) PRINCE2
9 9 (4.92%) Automated Testing
9 9 (4.92%) Migration
9 9 (4.92%) Scrum
10 8 (4.37%) Kanban
10 8 (4.37%) Load Balancing
10 8 (4.37%) Risk Assessment
10 8 (4.37%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 79 (43.17%) C#
2 78 (42.62%) SQL
3 54 (29.51%) JavaScript
4 35 (19.13%) T-SQL
5 14 (7.65%) Java
6 7 (3.83%) C++
6 7 (3.83%) PowerShell
6 7 (3.83%) Python
7 5 (2.73%) PHP
8 4 (2.19%) Ruby
9 1 (0.55%) R
9 1 (0.55%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.55%) VBScript
9 1 (0.55%) X++
9 1 (0.55%) XAML
Qualifications
1 18 (9.84%) Degree
2 16 (8.74%) ISTQB
3 8 (4.37%) ISEB
4 7 (3.83%) PhD
5 3 (1.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (6.01%) QA
2 1 (0.55%) Data Quality
System Software
1 21 (11.48%) Active Directory
2 8 (4.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (2.19%) Hyper-V
3 4 (2.19%) XenApp
4 1 (0.55%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (0.55%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 7 (3.83%) Microsoft Clustering
2 4 (2.19%) SCCM
3 2 (1.09%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 67 (36.61%) Microsoft
2 13 (7.10%) VMware
3 11 (6.01%) Oracle
4 6 (3.28%) Apple
4 6 (3.28%) HP
5 5 (2.73%) Tableau
6 4 (2.19%) 3PAR
6 4 (2.19%) Citrix
6 4 (2.19%) SAP
6 4 (2.19%) Sitecore
7 3 (1.64%) Rackspace
8 2 (1.09%) Cognos
8 2 (1.09%) Dell
8 2 (1.09%) Infor
8 2 (1.09%) JD Edwards
8 2 (1.09%) Sage
9 1 (0.55%) Cognizant
9 1 (0.55%) Google
9 1 (0.55%) Jaspersoft
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £48,000 per annum + 6% Salary bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
X4 Group
Salary: £40k - 50k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum + bonuses
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £42,000 to £52,000 per annum + bonuses
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £65000 per annum + Exciting work, excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Source Technology
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + bonus package.
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Source Technology
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: £55,000 - £60,000 per year
Posted: 13 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum + 10% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford
Opus Energy
Salary: £32000.0000 - £40000.0000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £24,000 per annum Training + Career Progression
Posted: 6 days ago