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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 6 4 4
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL 139 159 214
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 18.99% 20.10% 21.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 33.66% 35.25% 36.90%
Number of salaries quoted 126 144 210
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 £30,300 £31,800
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -
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
413 451 580
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 56.42% 57.02% 56.92%
Number of salaries quoted 366 385 549
Average salary £43,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 January 2015.

SQL Salary Histogram in Oxford

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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.

1 126 (44.84%) C#
1 126 (44.84%) JavaScript
2 123 (43.77%) .NET
3 103 (36.65%) Java
4 91 (32.38%) SQL Server
4 91 (32.38%) Agile Software Development
5 86 (30.60%) HTML
6 78 (27.76%) CSS
7 75 (26.69%) Software Engineering
8 72 (25.62%) XML
9 52 (18.51%) ASP.NET
10 50 (17.79%) Oracle
10 50 (17.79%) Web Services
11 49 (17.44%) Windows
11 49 (17.44%) Microsoft
11 49 (17.44%) Degree
12 48 (17.08%) OO
12 48 (17.08%) MVC
13 46 (16.37%) PHP
14 45 (16.01%) Python
15 44 (15.66%) Spring
15 44 (15.66%) TDD
16 43 (15.30%) NoSQL
17 38 (13.52%) Computer Science
18 36 (12.81%) Analytical Skills
19 35 (12.46%) jQuery
20 32 (11.39%) MS Excel
20 32 (11.39%) Linux
20 32 (11.39%) J2EE
21 31 (11.03%) Big Data

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 24 (8.54%) Node.js
2 19 (6.76%) IIS
3 15 (5.34%) BizTalk Server
4 14 (4.98%) ColdFusion
4 14 (4.98%) SAS
4 14 (4.98%) SharePoint
5 12 (4.27%) Tomcat
6 9 (3.20%) SharePoint 2010
7 8 (2.85%) SharePoint 2013
8 7 (2.49%) WebSphere
8 7 (2.49%) nginx
8 7 (2.49%) WebSphere Application Server
9 6 (2.14%) Apache Solr
10 5 (1.78%) WordPress
10 5 (1.78%) Drupal
10 5 (1.78%) CMS
10 5 (1.78%) MS Exchange
10 5 (1.78%) JBoss
11 4 (1.42%) Sitefinity
12 3 (1.07%) WebLogic
Applications
1 32 (11.39%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.49%) MS Office
3 2 (0.71%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.36%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.36%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 7 (2.49%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (1.07%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.71%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.71%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.36%) SAP Business One
4 1 (0.36%) Dynamics GP
4 1 (0.36%) Movex
4 1 (0.36%) MFGPRO
4 1 (0.36%) Lawson
Cloud Services
1 19 (6.76%) SaaS
1 19 (6.76%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (3.56%) GitHub
3 6 (2.14%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (1.78%) Office 365
5 4 (1.42%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (1.42%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (1.42%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.56%) DNS
2 7 (2.49%) Intranet
3 5 (1.78%) HTTP
3 5 (1.78%) SAN
4 4 (1.42%) Internet
4 4 (1.42%) TCP/IP
4 4 (1.42%) Wireless
4 4 (1.42%) Firewall
5 3 (1.07%) WAN
5 3 (1.07%) DHCP
6 2 (0.71%) GPRS
6 2 (0.71%) LAN
6 2 (0.71%) WLAN
6 2 (0.71%) NAS
7 1 (0.36%) Extranet
7 1 (0.36%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (32.38%) SQL Server
2 43 (15.30%) NoSQL
3 31 (11.03%) Big Data
4 23 (8.19%) MySQL
5 22 (7.83%) Relational Database
6 16 (5.69%) QlikView
7 12 (4.27%) PostgreSQL
7 12 (4.27%) Oracle Database
8 11 (3.91%) Hadoop
9 9 (3.20%) SQL Server 2012
9 9 (3.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 8 (2.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 8 (2.85%) MongoDB
11 7 (2.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 7 (2.49%) Data Warehouse
12 5 (1.78%) SQL Server 2008
13 4 (1.42%) SQL Server 2005
14 3 (1.07%) Siebel EIM
14 3 (1.07%) RDBMS
15 2 (0.71%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 19 (6.76%) Git (software)
2 17 (6.05%) Subversion
3 16 (5.69%) Team Foundation Server
4 10 (3.56%) Visual Studio
5 9 (3.20%) JUnit
6 8 (2.85%) Eclipse
7 7 (2.49%) Oracle Forms
8 6 (2.14%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 5 (1.78%) Bitbucket
10 4 (1.42%) Jenkins
11 3 (1.07%) JIRA
12 1 (0.36%) Selenium
General
1 18 (6.41%) Publishing
1 18 (6.41%) Marketing
2 11 (3.91%) Legal
3 7 (2.49%) Advertising
4 6 (2.14%) Finance
5 5 (1.78%) Telecoms
6 4 (1.42%) Law
7 2 (0.71%) Banking
7 2 (0.71%) Retail
8 1 (0.36%) German Language
8 1 (0.36%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 155 (55.16%) Developer
2 59 (21.00%) Software Developer
3 58 (20.64%) Software Engineer
4 30 (10.68%) Senior Software Engineer
5 28 (9.96%) Graduate
6 26 (9.25%) Senior Developer
7 25 (8.90%) Web Developer
8 24 (8.54%) C# Developer
9 22 (7.83%) Lead Developer
10 21 (7.47%) Junior
11 20 (7.12%) Analyst
11 20 (7.12%) Junior Developer
12 18 (6.41%) Java Developer
12 18 (6.41%) Junior Software Developer
12 18 (6.41%) Graduate Software Developer
12 18 (6.41%) Graduate Developer
13 16 (5.69%) .NET Developer
14 15 (5.34%) C# .NET Developer
15 14 (4.98%) SQL Developer
15 14 (4.98%) BizTalk Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 123 (43.77%) .NET
2 86 (30.60%) HTML
3 78 (27.76%) CSS
4 72 (25.62%) XML
5 52 (18.51%) ASP.NET
6 50 (17.79%) Web Services
7 44 (15.66%) Spring
8 35 (12.46%) jQuery
9 32 (11.39%) J2EE
10 30 (10.68%) XSLT
11 29 (10.32%) Ajax
12 23 (8.19%) AngularJS
13 19 (6.76%) HTML5
14 18 (6.41%) XSD
14 18 (6.41%) SOAP
15 17 (6.05%) .NET Framework
15 17 (6.05%) WCF
15 17 (6.05%) RESTful
15 17 (6.05%) ASP.NET MVC
15 17 (6.05%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 38 (13.52%) Computer Science
2 36 (12.81%) Analytical Skills
3 28 (9.96%) Open Source
4 26 (9.25%) User Experience
5 19 (6.76%) Mathematics
6 13 (4.63%) Management Information System
7 11 (3.91%) Performance Metrics
7 11 (3.91%) Statistics
7 11 (3.91%) Visualisation
8 10 (3.56%) Web 2.0
9 9 (3.20%) Enterprise Software
10 8 (2.85%) Semantic Web
10 8 (2.85%) Physics
11 6 (2.14%) Data Structures
12 5 (1.78%) Mobile App
12 5 (1.78%) GIS
12 5 (1.78%) Client/Server
13 4 (1.42%) Life Science
13 4 (1.42%) Chemistry
13 4 (1.42%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 49 (17.44%) Windows
2 32 (11.39%) Linux
3 9 (3.20%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (2.14%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (1.78%) Android
5 5 (1.78%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (1.42%) UNIX
7 3 (1.07%) Apple iOS
8 2 (0.71%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (0.36%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (32.38%) Agile Software Development
2 75 (26.69%) Software Engineering
3 48 (17.08%) OO
3 48 (17.08%) MVC
4 44 (15.66%) TDD
5 24 (8.54%) OOP
6 23 (8.19%) Scrum
7 20 (7.12%) Web Development
8 19 (6.76%) Analytics
9 18 (6.41%) CRM
10 17 (6.05%) Continuous Integration
11 15 (5.34%) Test Automation
11 15 (5.34%) BDD
12 14 (4.98%) Data Analysis
12 14 (4.98%) Integration Testing
13 13 (4.63%) Waterfall
13 13 (4.63%) Migration
14 12 (4.27%) System Testing
15 11 (3.91%) Risk Management
16 9 (3.20%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 126 (44.84%) C#
1 126 (44.84%) JavaScript
2 103 (36.65%) Java
3 46 (16.37%) PHP
4 45 (16.01%) Python
5 25 (8.90%) T-SQL
5 25 (8.90%) VB.NET
6 20 (7.12%) C++
7 8 (2.85%) Perl
7 8 (2.85%) VBScript
7 8 (2.85%) VB
7 8 (2.85%) Ruby
8 7 (2.49%) Scala
9 6 (2.14%) ActionScript
9 6 (2.14%) XQuery
9 6 (2.14%) Clojure
10 4 (1.42%) R
11 3 (1.07%) SPARQL
11 3 (1.07%) Objective-C
12 2 (0.71%) VBA
Qualifications
1 49 (17.44%) Degree
2 10 (3.56%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (2.14%) PhD
4 4 (1.42%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 3 (1.07%) Security Cleared
5 3 (1.07%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.36%) CCAA
6 1 (0.36%) MCPD
6 1 (0.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.36%) Network+ Certification
6 1 (0.36%) CCA
6 1 (0.36%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (0.36%) CCEA
6 1 (0.36%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.36%) MCSE
6 1 (0.36%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.71%) QA
2 1 (0.36%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.36%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (4.63%) Active Directory
2 6 (2.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.07%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.36%) Forefront TMG
4 1 (0.36%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.36%) XenDesktop
4 1 (0.36%) Xen
4 1 (0.36%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.36%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 3 (1.07%) Puppet
2 2 (0.71%) SCCM
3 1 (0.36%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.36%) SCOM
Vendors
1 50 (17.79%) Oracle
2 49 (17.44%) Microsoft
3 11 (3.91%) Tableau
3 11 (3.91%) VMware
4 9 (3.20%) Twitter
4 9 (3.20%) Salesforce.com
5 8 (2.85%) IBM
6 4 (1.42%) SAP
6 4 (1.42%) Business Objects
6 4 (1.42%) Citrix
7 3 (1.07%) Xamarin
7 3 (1.07%) Siebel
8 2 (0.71%) Cognos
8 2 (0.71%) Cisco
8 2 (0.71%) Avaya
8 2 (0.71%) Sage
9 1 (0.36%) ExactTarget
9 1 (0.36%) Infor
9 1 (0.36%) Brocade
9 1 (0.36%) Epiphany
Oxford
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 5 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Red10
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £20000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 40,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: From £40,000 to £80,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford
The People Network
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Oxford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Oxford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Oxford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Oxford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Oxford
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Oxford
Computer Futures
Salary: £65000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Oxford
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Oxford
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago