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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 7 4 10
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +6
Permanent jobs citing SQL 137 190 175
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 19.54% 23.17% 17.45%
As % of the Programming Languages category 35.49% 34.67% 31.59%
Number of salaries quoted 127 175 172
Average salary £37,500 £37,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% -12.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,900 £25,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £62,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
386 548 554
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 55.06% 66.83% 55.23%
Number of salaries quoted 336 481 508
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,400 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +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 27 March 2015.

SQL Salary Histogram in Oxford

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

1 150 (50.51%) .NET
2 141 (47.47%) C#
3 139 (46.80%) JavaScript
4 104 (35.02%) HTML
5 103 (34.68%) CSS
6 96 (32.32%) SQL Server
7 94 (31.65%) Agile Software Development
8 91 (30.64%) Java
9 74 (24.92%) ASP.NET
10 69 (23.23%) Windows
10 69 (23.23%) Software Engineering
11 64 (21.55%) MVC
12 63 (21.21%) Python
13 59 (19.87%) Linux
13 59 (19.87%) OO
14 56 (18.86%) Microsoft
15 53 (17.85%) XML
15 53 (17.85%) Degree
16 50 (16.84%) PHP
16 50 (16.84%) Computer Science
16 50 (16.84%) jQuery
17 44 (14.81%) AngularJS
18 43 (14.48%) TDD
19 40 (13.47%) T-SQL
20 38 (12.79%) NoSQL
21 37 (12.46%) Analytical Skills
21 37 (12.46%) Open Source
22 34 (11.45%) Web Services
23 33 (11.11%) Ajax
24 31 (10.44%) Oracle

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 27 (9.09%) Node.js
2 17 (5.72%) IIS
3 13 (4.38%) Tomcat
3 13 (4.38%) BizTalk Server
4 11 (3.70%) SAS
5 7 (2.36%) nginx
5 7 (2.36%) Apache Solr
6 6 (2.02%) ColdFusion
7 5 (1.68%) Drupal
7 5 (1.68%) WordPress
7 5 (1.68%) CMS
7 5 (1.68%) SharePoint
7 5 (1.68%) JBoss
7 5 (1.68%) Apache
8 4 (1.35%) Umbraco
8 4 (1.35%) Sitefinity
9 3 (1.01%) MS Exchange
10 2 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2010
11 1 (0.34%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.34%) WebSphere
Applications
1 27 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.02%) MS Office
3 1 (0.34%) SPSS
3 1 (0.34%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 6 (2.02%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.67%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.34%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 18 (6.06%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (5.39%) SaaS
3 11 (3.70%) GitHub
4 10 (3.37%) Amazon EC2
4 10 (3.37%) Amazon S3
5 9 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
6 6 (2.02%) Cloud Computing
7 5 (1.68%) AWS OpsWorks
8 3 (1.01%) Office 365
9 2 (0.67%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.02%) DNS
1 6 (2.02%) Internet
1 6 (2.02%) Firewall
2 5 (1.68%) WAN
3 4 (1.35%) SAN
3 4 (1.35%) LAN
4 2 (0.67%) MPLS
4 2 (0.67%) BIG-IP
4 2 (0.67%) NAS
4 2 (0.67%) DMZ
4 2 (0.67%) HTTP
4 2 (0.67%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.34%) VPN
5 1 (0.34%) SSL
5 1 (0.34%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 96 (32.32%) SQL Server
2 38 (12.79%) NoSQL
3 29 (9.76%) MySQL
4 23 (7.74%) Relational Database
5 19 (6.40%) PostgreSQL
6 17 (5.72%) QlikView
7 15 (5.05%) Big Data
7 15 (5.05%) MongoDB
8 14 (4.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 12 (4.04%) Data Warehouse
10 11 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 9 (3.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 9 (3.03%) Hadoop
12 7 (2.36%) SQL Server 2008
13 6 (2.02%) CouchDB
13 6 (2.02%) SQL Server 2012
14 5 (1.68%) Oracle Database
14 5 (1.68%) Xcelsius
14 5 (1.68%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
14 5 (1.68%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 27 (9.09%) Subversion
2 21 (7.07%) Git (software)
3 17 (5.72%) Team Foundation Server
4 15 (5.05%) Visual Studio
5 9 (3.03%) JUnit
6 8 (2.69%) Eclipse
7 7 (2.36%) WebDriver
7 7 (2.36%) Selenium
8 6 (2.02%) JIRA
9 5 (1.68%) Bitbucket
10 3 (1.01%) Jenkins
11 1 (0.34%) Selenium IDE
11 1 (0.34%) ReSharper
11 1 (0.34%) Mockito
General
1 11 (3.70%) Telecoms
1 11 (3.70%) Marketing
2 10 (3.37%) Publishing
3 7 (2.36%) Banking
3 7 (2.36%) Finance
4 5 (1.68%) Advertising
5 2 (0.67%) Games
6 1 (0.34%) Retail
6 1 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.34%) Front Office
6 1 (0.34%) German Language
Job Titles
1 159 (53.54%) Developer
2 51 (17.17%) Software Engineer
3 45 (15.15%) Software Developer
4 29 (9.76%) C# Developer
5 26 (8.75%) Graduate
5 26 (8.75%) Junior
6 24 (8.08%) Web Developer
7 23 (7.74%) Analyst
7 23 (7.74%) .NET Developer
8 22 (7.41%) Senior Software Engineer
8 22 (7.41%) Full Stack Developer
9 21 (7.07%) Lead Developer
10 19 (6.40%) Junior Developer
11 18 (6.06%) Senior Developer
11 18 (6.06%) Graduate Developer
12 17 (5.72%) C# .NET Developer
13 15 (5.05%) Junior Software Developer
13 15 (5.05%) Graduate Software Developer
14 13 (4.38%) SQL Developer
15 12 (4.04%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 150 (50.51%) .NET
2 104 (35.02%) HTML
3 103 (34.68%) CSS
4 74 (24.92%) ASP.NET
5 53 (17.85%) XML
6 50 (16.84%) jQuery
7 44 (14.81%) AngularJS
8 34 (11.45%) Web Services
9 33 (11.11%) Ajax
10 29 (9.76%) ASP.NET MVC
11 28 (9.43%) XSLT
12 27 (9.09%) .NET Framework
13 26 (8.75%) Spring
13 26 (8.75%) HTML5
14 24 (8.08%) CSS3
15 21 (7.07%) J2EE
16 20 (6.73%) XSD
17 17 (5.72%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 16 (5.39%) KnockoutJS
19 13 (4.38%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 50 (16.84%) Computer Science
2 37 (12.46%) Open Source
2 37 (12.46%) Analytical Skills
3 24 (8.08%) User Experience
4 15 (5.05%) Web 2.0
5 12 (4.04%) Algorithms
6 11 (3.70%) Performance Metrics
6 11 (3.70%) Mathematics
7 10 (3.37%) Statistics
7 10 (3.37%) Mobile App
8 9 (3.03%) Data Structures
8 9 (3.03%) Visualisation
9 8 (2.69%) Semantic Web
9 8 (2.69%) Embedded Systems
10 6 (2.02%) Life Science
10 6 (2.02%) Management Information System
10 6 (2.02%) 3D Graphics
11 5 (1.68%) GIS
11 5 (1.68%) N-Tier
11 5 (1.68%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 69 (23.23%) Windows
2 59 (19.87%) Linux
3 8 (2.69%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (2.36%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (2.02%) Windows 7
6 5 (1.68%) Windows Phone
6 5 (1.68%) UNIX
6 5 (1.68%) Android
7 4 (1.35%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (1.01%) Apple iOS
8 3 (1.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.67%) Windows 2000
10 1 (0.34%) zOS
10 1 (0.34%) AIX
10 1 (0.34%) Solaris
10 1 (0.34%) Debian
10 1 (0.34%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.34%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (31.65%) Agile Software Development
2 69 (23.23%) Software Engineering
3 64 (21.55%) MVC
4 59 (19.87%) OO
5 43 (14.48%) TDD
6 28 (9.43%) Web Development
7 19 (6.40%) OOP
8 18 (6.06%) Unit Testing
9 15 (5.05%) Analytics
10 12 (4.04%) OOD
11 11 (3.70%) Migration
11 11 (3.70%) Waterfall
11 11 (3.70%) Performance Tuning
12 10 (3.37%) BDD
12 10 (3.37%) Project Management
13 9 (3.03%) CRM
13 9 (3.03%) Scrum
14 8 (2.69%) ITIL
14 8 (2.69%) PRINCE2
14 8 (2.69%) Video Processing
Programming Languages
1 141 (47.47%) C#
2 139 (46.80%) JavaScript
3 91 (30.64%) Java
4 63 (21.21%) Python
5 50 (16.84%) PHP
6 40 (13.47%) T-SQL
7 28 (9.43%) C++
8 20 (6.73%) VB.NET
9 18 (6.06%) Ruby
10 8 (2.69%) Scala
10 8 (2.69%) Perl
11 7 (2.36%) ActionScript
11 7 (2.36%) XQuery
11 7 (2.36%) Clojure
12 6 (2.02%) MATLAB
13 5 (1.68%) VBA
13 5 (1.68%) Groovy
14 4 (1.35%) R
15 3 (1.01%) SPARQL
15 3 (1.01%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 53 (17.85%) Degree
2 11 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (1.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 4 (1.35%) PhD
4 4 (1.35%) ISEB
4 4 (1.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 4 (1.35%) ISTQB
5 2 (0.67%) MCSE
5 2 (0.67%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.34%) Network+ Certification
6 1 (0.34%) CCA
6 1 (0.34%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (0.34%) CCEA
6 1 (0.34%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.34%) MCSD
6 1 (0.34%) MCPD
6 1 (0.34%) CCAA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.02%) QA
2 1 (0.34%) Data Quality
System Software
1 11 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (2.36%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.34%) VMware ESX
3 1 (0.34%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (0.34%) Xen
3 1 (0.34%) XenDesktop
3 1 (0.34%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 5 (1.68%) Puppet
1 5 (1.68%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.67%) Nagios
3 1 (0.34%) SCCM
Vendors
1 56 (18.86%) Microsoft
2 31 (10.44%) Oracle
3 15 (5.05%) VMware
4 12 (4.04%) Salesforce.com
5 9 (3.03%) Tableau
6 8 (2.69%) Business Objects
7 6 (2.02%) Twitter
8 4 (1.35%) IBM
9 3 (1.01%) SAP
9 3 (1.01%) Progress
9 3 (1.01%) Xamarin
10 2 (0.67%) Google
10 2 (0.67%) F5
10 2 (0.67%) Citrix
10 2 (0.67%) CheckPoint
10 2 (0.67%) Perforce
11 1 (0.34%) Epiphany
11 1 (0.34%) Dell
11 1 (0.34%) MicroStrategy
11 1 (0.34%) NetApp
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Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: benefits.
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Salary: £30000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
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Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Bonus
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Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
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Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum
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