The table below looks at the statistics for SQL 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 over the 3 months to 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 3 7 4
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -3
Permanent jobs citing SQL 144 219 270
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 19.54% 22.19% 24.79%
As % of the Programming Languages category 37.89% 35.96% 41.99%
Number of salaries quoted 119 202 258
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,600 £27,500 £27,050
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
SQL
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Oxford region.

Programming Languages Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
380 609 643
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 51.56% 61.70% 59.04%
Number of salaries quoted 340 561 602
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £61,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL across the Oxford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

SQL
Salary Trend in Oxford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL across the Oxford region.

SQL Salary Trend in Oxford

SQL
Salary Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 30 October 2014.

SQL Salary Histogram in Oxford

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford region citing SQL 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.

1 133 (41.30%) C#
2 128 (39.75%) .NET
3 115 (35.71%) SQL Server
4 111 (34.47%) JavaScript
5 102 (31.68%) HTML
6 100 (31.06%) Agile Software Development
7 94 (29.19%) Java
8 91 (28.26%) Microsoft
9 88 (27.33%) Software Engineering
10 87 (27.02%) XML
11 80 (24.84%) Web Services
12 77 (23.91%) CSS
13 71 (22.05%) Oracle
14 68 (21.12%) ASP.NET
14 68 (21.12%) Degree
15 50 (15.53%) TDD
16 49 (15.22%) Spring
16 49 (15.22%) MVC
17 47 (14.60%) MS Excel
18 44 (13.66%) OO
18 44 (13.66%) Big Data
19 42 (13.04%) NoSQL
19 42 (13.04%) J2EE
20 39 (12.11%) Scrum
20 39 (12.11%) Analytical Skills
21 34 (10.56%) PHP
21 34 (10.56%) Windows
22 33 (10.25%) jQuery
23 32 (9.94%) Amazon AWS
23 32 (9.94%) T-SQL

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford region citing SQL 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 21 (6.52%) IIS
2 14 (4.35%) SharePoint
2 14 (4.35%) ColdFusion
3 12 (3.73%) Tomcat
4 11 (3.42%) SAS
5 10 (3.11%) WebSphere
6 9 (2.80%) SharePoint 2010
7 8 (2.48%) Node.js
7 8 (2.48%) SharePoint 2013
7 8 (2.48%) Drupal
8 7 (2.17%) WebSphere Application Server
9 6 (1.86%) WebLogic
9 6 (1.86%) BizTalk Server
10 4 (1.24%) MS Exchange
10 4 (1.24%) Apache Solr
11 2 (0.62%) nginx
11 2 (0.62%) Lync
11 2 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2013
11 2 (0.62%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 2 (0.62%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 47 (14.60%) MS Excel
2 10 (3.11%) MS Office
3 4 (1.24%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.62%) SPSS
4 2 (0.62%) MS Project
5 1 (0.31%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.31%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.31%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 10 (3.11%) Dynamics AX
2 9 (2.80%) Dynamics CRM
3 8 (2.48%) Dynamics NAV
4 7 (2.17%) MFGPRO
4 7 (2.17%) Dynamics GP
4 7 (2.17%) SAP Business One
4 7 (2.17%) Lawson
4 7 (2.17%) Movex
5 4 (1.24%) Oracle EBS R12
6 2 (0.62%) Magento
6 2 (0.62%) Oracle CRM
6 2 (0.62%) BusinessWorks
6 2 (0.62%) Sage 1000
Cloud Services
1 32 (9.94%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (4.35%) SaaS
3 13 (4.04%) Microsoft Azure
4 10 (3.11%) Cloud Computing
5 8 (2.48%) Amazon EC2
5 8 (2.48%) Amazon S3
5 8 (2.48%) GitHub
6 4 (1.24%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.80%) DNS
2 8 (2.48%) SAN
3 7 (2.17%) Intranet
3 7 (2.17%) HTTP
4 5 (1.55%) Firewall
5 4 (1.24%) Wireless
5 4 (1.24%) TCP/IP
5 4 (1.24%) LAN
5 4 (1.24%) WAN
6 3 (0.93%) DHCP
6 3 (0.93%) SSL
7 2 (0.62%) WLAN
7 2 (0.62%) NAS
7 2 (0.62%) GPRS
7 2 (0.62%) Internet
8 1 (0.31%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 115 (35.71%) SQL Server
2 44 (13.66%) Big Data
3 42 (13.04%) NoSQL
4 25 (7.76%) SQL Server 2012
5 22 (6.83%) MySQL
6 21 (6.52%) SQL Server 2008
7 19 (5.90%) Relational Database
8 16 (4.97%) Oracle Database
9 15 (4.66%) Data Warehouse
10 13 (4.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 12 (3.73%) MongoDB
12 11 (3.42%) Hadoop
12 11 (3.42%) SQL Server 2005
13 9 (2.80%) QlikView
14 8 (2.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 8 (2.48%) Siebel EIM
15 7 (2.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 5 (1.55%) OLAP
17 4 (1.24%) Data Mart
17 4 (1.24%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 19 (5.90%) Git (software)
2 17 (5.28%) Team Foundation Server
3 14 (4.35%) Visual Studio
4 13 (4.04%) Subversion
5 8 (2.48%) JUnit
6 7 (2.17%) Oracle Forms
6 7 (2.17%) Selenium
7 6 (1.86%) Jenkins
7 6 (1.86%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 5 (1.55%) Eclipse
8 5 (1.55%) NUnit
8 5 (1.55%) SpecFlow
8 5 (1.55%) CMake
8 5 (1.55%) MSTest
9 4 (1.24%) Ant
10 3 (0.93%) Maven
10 3 (0.93%) Bitbucket
11 2 (0.62%) PyUnit
11 2 (0.62%) Hudson
11 2 (0.62%) Mercurial
General
1 21 (6.52%) Publishing
2 20 (6.21%) Marketing
3 18 (5.59%) Finance
4 11 (3.42%) Legal
4 11 (3.42%) Advertising
5 9 (2.80%) Retail
6 6 (1.86%) Pharmaceutical
7 4 (1.24%) Law
7 4 (1.24%) Local Government
8 2 (0.62%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.62%) Banking
9 1 (0.31%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 170 (52.80%) Developer
2 59 (18.32%) Software Engineer
3 55 (17.08%) Software Developer
4 33 (10.25%) Graduate
4 33 (10.25%) Senior Developer
5 31 (9.63%) Analyst
6 28 (8.70%) C# Developer
7 26 (8.07%) .NET Developer
8 25 (7.76%) Senior Software Engineer
9 24 (7.45%) Java Developer
9 24 (7.45%) Web Developer
10 19 (5.90%) Junior
10 19 (5.90%) Junior Developer
10 19 (5.90%) Graduate Developer
11 18 (5.59%) C# .NET Developer
12 17 (5.28%) SQL Developer
13 16 (4.97%) Senior Java Developer
14 15 (4.66%) Junior Software Developer
14 15 (4.66%) Architect
15 14 (4.35%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 128 (39.75%) .NET
2 102 (31.68%) HTML
3 87 (27.02%) XML
4 80 (24.84%) Web Services
5 77 (23.91%) CSS
6 68 (21.12%) ASP.NET
7 49 (15.22%) Spring
8 42 (13.04%) J2EE
9 33 (10.25%) jQuery
10 25 (7.76%) WCF
10 25 (7.76%) XSLT
11 23 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
12 20 (6.21%) ASP.NET Web API
12 20 (6.21%) Middleware
13 17 (5.28%) Ajax
13 17 (5.28%) HTML5
14 16 (4.97%) .NET Framework
15 15 (4.66%) WPF
16 14 (4.35%) RESTful
17 13 (4.04%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 39 (12.11%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (7.76%) Computer Science
3 20 (6.21%) Mathematics
4 18 (5.59%) Open Source
5 14 (4.35%) Management Information System
6 13 (4.04%) Statistics
7 12 (3.73%) Mobile App
8 11 (3.42%) Enterprise Software
9 10 (3.11%) User Experience
10 7 (2.17%) Semantic Web
11 6 (1.86%) Visualisation
12 5 (1.55%) Physics
12 5 (1.55%) Replication
12 5 (1.55%) Client/Server
12 5 (1.55%) N-Tier
12 5 (1.55%) Robotics
12 5 (1.55%) CUDA
12 5 (1.55%) EqualLogic
13 4 (1.24%) Mobile Computing
13 4 (1.24%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 34 (10.56%) Windows
2 19 (5.90%) Linux
3 11 (3.42%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (2.48%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (1.55%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (0.93%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.62%) Windows 8
7 2 (0.62%) UNIX
7 2 (0.62%) CentOS
7 2 (0.62%) Windows Mobile
7 2 (0.62%) Android
8 1 (0.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.31%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (31.06%) Agile Software Development
2 88 (27.33%) Software Engineering
3 50 (15.53%) TDD
4 49 (15.22%) MVC
5 44 (13.66%) OO
6 39 (12.11%) Scrum
7 28 (8.70%) CRM
7 28 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
8 22 (6.83%) OOP
8 22 (6.83%) Project Management
8 22 (6.83%) BDD
9 21 (6.52%) Analytics
9 21 (6.52%) Test Automation
10 20 (6.21%) Integration Testing
11 17 (5.28%) Data Analysis
11 17 (5.28%) Performance Tuning
12 14 (4.35%) Web Development
12 14 (4.35%) Unit Testing
12 14 (4.35%) E-Commerce
13 12 (3.73%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 133 (41.30%) C#
2 111 (34.47%) JavaScript
3 94 (29.19%) Java
4 34 (10.56%) PHP
5 32 (9.94%) T-SQL
6 25 (7.76%) VB.NET
7 24 (7.45%) Python
8 22 (6.83%) C++
9 11 (3.42%) VB
10 8 (2.48%) PL/SQL
10 8 (2.48%) VBScript
11 7 (2.17%) Perl
12 5 (1.55%) MATLAB
12 5 (1.55%) Ruby
13 3 (0.93%) ActionScript
14 2 (0.62%) XQuery
14 2 (0.62%) Shell Script
14 2 (0.62%) Delphi
14 2 (0.62%) XPath
14 2 (0.62%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 68 (21.12%) Degree
2 12 (3.73%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (1.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 6 (1.86%) MCSE
3 6 (1.86%) PhD
4 5 (1.55%) MCTS
4 5 (1.55%) MCITP
4 5 (1.55%) NCDA
4 5 (1.55%) NCIE
4 5 (1.55%) VCAP
5 3 (0.93%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.31%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.31%) MCPD
6 1 (0.31%) ISEB
6 1 (0.31%) MCP
6 1 (0.31%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.24%) QA
2 1 (0.31%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.31%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (4.97%) Active Directory
2 12 (3.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (3.11%) Hyper-V
4 6 (1.86%) XenServer
5 5 (1.55%) XenDesktop
5 5 (1.55%) vSphere
5 5 (1.55%) VMware ESX
5 5 (1.55%) Microsoft App-V
5 5 (1.55%) XenApp
6 1 (0.31%) Xen
6 1 (0.31%) Forefront TMG
6 1 (0.31%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (2.48%) Puppet
2 5 (1.55%) NetBackup
2 5 (1.55%) Backup Exec
3 2 (0.62%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.31%) SCCM
4 1 (0.31%) SCOM
4 1 (0.31%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 91 (28.26%) Microsoft
2 71 (22.05%) Oracle
3 20 (6.21%) VMware
4 13 (4.04%) SAP
5 12 (3.73%) Sage
6 10 (3.11%) Cognos
7 9 (2.80%) Siebel
7 9 (2.80%) Citrix
7 9 (2.80%) IBM
7 9 (2.80%) JD Edwards
8 8 (2.48%) Twitter
8 8 (2.48%) HP
9 7 (2.17%) Baan
9 7 (2.17%) Epicor
9 7 (2.17%) Tableau
10 6 (1.86%) Salesforce.com
11 5 (1.55%) Symantec
11 5 (1.55%) PlateSpin
11 5 (1.55%) Veeam
11 5 (1.55%) NetApp
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Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
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Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum - 25 days’ holiday + Pension
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + stock options
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