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

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 8 5 8
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +3
Permanent jobs citing SQL 126 163 161
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 17.65% 21.48% 17.63%
As % of the Programming Languages category 33.07% 37.13% 32.79%
Number of salaries quoted 116 155 159
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £33,454
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £54,000 £63,000
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
381 439 491
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 53.36% 57.84% 53.78%
Number of salaries quoted 333 379 459
Average salary £43,000 £41,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.61% -2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

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 5 March 2015.

SQL Salary Histogram in Oxford

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 5 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.

1 131 (48.34%) .NET
2 129 (47.60%) JavaScript
3 126 (46.49%) C#
4 89 (32.84%) Java
5 88 (32.47%) HTML
5 88 (32.47%) CSS
6 86 (31.73%) SQL Server
7 84 (31.00%) Agile Software Development
8 64 (23.62%) Software Engineering
9 55 (20.30%) ASP.NET
9 55 (20.30%) XML
10 53 (19.56%) Python
11 51 (18.82%) Windows
11 51 (18.82%) Degree
12 50 (18.45%) OO
12 50 (18.45%) MVC
13 46 (16.97%) PHP
14 43 (15.87%) Linux
14 43 (15.87%) Microsoft
14 43 (15.87%) jQuery
15 41 (15.13%) Computer Science
16 37 (13.65%) Analytical Skills
16 37 (13.65%) Web Services
17 36 (13.28%) NoSQL
18 35 (12.92%) TDD
19 32 (11.81%) Oracle
19 32 (11.81%) Open Source
19 32 (11.81%) AngularJS
20 30 (11.07%) T-SQL
21 29 (10.70%) Ajax

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 5 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 (9.96%) Node.js
2 14 (5.17%) IIS
3 13 (4.80%) BizTalk Server
3 13 (4.80%) SAS
4 12 (4.43%) Tomcat
5 10 (3.69%) ColdFusion
6 7 (2.58%) nginx
7 6 (2.21%) Apache Solr
7 6 (2.21%) SharePoint
8 5 (1.85%) JBoss
8 5 (1.85%) Drupal
8 5 (1.85%) WordPress
9 4 (1.48%) Sitefinity
9 4 (1.48%) CMS
10 3 (1.11%) MS Exchange
10 3 (1.11%) Umbraco
11 2 (0.74%) SharePoint 2010
11 2 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2010
11 2 (0.74%) SharePoint 2013
12 1 (0.37%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 28 (10.33%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.58%) MS Office
3 1 (0.37%) SPSS
3 1 (0.37%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.37%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 6 (2.21%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.37%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 18 (6.64%) Amazon AWS
1 18 (6.64%) SaaS
2 12 (4.43%) GitHub
3 8 (2.95%) Amazon EC2
3 8 (2.95%) Amazon S3
4 7 (2.58%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (1.85%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (1.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.85%) DNS
1 5 (1.85%) SAN
1 5 (1.85%) Internet
2 3 (1.11%) WAN
3 2 (0.74%) LAN
3 2 (0.74%) HTTP
3 2 (0.74%) Firewall
3 2 (0.74%) NAS
4 1 (0.37%) DHCP
4 1 (0.37%) Extranet
4 1 (0.37%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 86 (31.73%) SQL Server
2 36 (13.28%) NoSQL
3 24 (8.86%) MySQL
4 22 (8.12%) Relational Database
5 20 (7.38%) Big Data
6 19 (7.01%) QlikView
7 15 (5.54%) PostgreSQL
8 11 (4.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 11 (4.06%) Hadoop
9 10 (3.69%) Data Warehouse
10 9 (3.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 9 (3.32%) MongoDB
11 8 (2.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 7 (2.58%) SQL Server 2008
12 7 (2.58%) SQL Server 2012
13 6 (2.21%) Oracle Database
13 6 (2.21%) SQL Server 2005
14 5 (1.85%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
14 5 (1.85%) Xcelsius
15 4 (1.48%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 18 (6.64%) Subversion
2 15 (5.54%) Git (software)
2 15 (5.54%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (4.06%) Visual Studio
4 8 (2.95%) JUnit
4 8 (2.95%) Eclipse
5 5 (1.85%) Bitbucket
6 4 (1.48%) JIRA
7 2 (0.74%) Selenium
7 2 (0.74%) WebDriver
8 1 (0.37%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 1 (0.37%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (0.37%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.37%) Selenium IDE
General
1 12 (4.43%) Marketing
2 10 (3.69%) Publishing
3 8 (2.95%) Telecoms
4 5 (1.85%) Finance
4 5 (1.85%) Banking
4 5 (1.85%) Advertising
5 2 (0.74%) Law
5 2 (0.74%) Legal
6 1 (0.37%) Retail
6 1 (0.37%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.37%) Front Office
6 1 (0.37%) German Language
Job Titles
1 146 (53.87%) Developer
2 54 (19.93%) Software Developer
3 51 (18.82%) Software Engineer
4 27 (9.96%) Junior
5 26 (9.59%) Graduate
6 24 (8.86%) C# Developer
7 23 (8.49%) Senior Software Engineer
7 23 (8.49%) Analyst
7 23 (8.49%) Web Developer
8 21 (7.75%) Lead Developer
8 21 (7.75%) Junior Developer
9 17 (6.27%) Graduate Software Developer
9 17 (6.27%) Graduate Developer
9 17 (6.27%) Junior Software Developer
10 16 (5.90%) .NET Developer
11 14 (5.17%) Senior Developer
11 14 (5.17%) SQL Developer
11 14 (5.17%) C# .NET Developer
12 12 (4.43%) BizTalk Developer
12 12 (4.43%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 131 (48.34%) .NET
2 88 (32.47%) HTML
2 88 (32.47%) CSS
3 55 (20.30%) ASP.NET
3 55 (20.30%) XML
4 43 (15.87%) jQuery
5 37 (13.65%) Web Services
6 32 (11.81%) AngularJS
7 29 (10.70%) Ajax
8 28 (10.33%) Spring
9 27 (9.96%) XSLT
10 24 (8.86%) HTML5
11 23 (8.49%) J2EE
12 22 (8.12%) .NET Framework
12 22 (8.12%) CSS3
13 19 (7.01%) ASP.NET MVC
13 19 (7.01%) XSD
14 16 (5.90%) SOAP
14 16 (5.90%) ASP.NET Web API
15 15 (5.54%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 41 (15.13%) Computer Science
2 37 (13.65%) Analytical Skills
3 32 (11.81%) Open Source
4 24 (8.86%) User Experience
5 15 (5.54%) Mathematics
6 14 (5.17%) Web 2.0
7 11 (4.06%) Performance Metrics
8 10 (3.69%) Statistics
9 9 (3.32%) Visualisation
10 8 (2.95%) Semantic Web
10 8 (2.95%) Data Structures
11 7 (2.58%) Embedded Systems
12 6 (2.21%) Physics
12 6 (2.21%) Algorithms
12 6 (2.21%) Life Science
12 6 (2.21%) Management Information System
13 5 (1.85%) 3D Graphics
13 5 (1.85%) GIS
13 5 (1.85%) Mobile App
14 4 (1.48%) Chemistry
Operating Systems
1 51 (18.82%) Windows
2 43 (15.87%) Linux
3 5 (1.85%) Android
4 4 (1.48%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (1.48%) UNIX
5 3 (1.11%) Apple iOS
5 3 (1.11%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (1.11%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.37%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (0.37%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (31.00%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (23.62%) Software Engineering
3 50 (18.45%) MVC
3 50 (18.45%) OO
4 35 (12.92%) TDD
5 24 (8.86%) Web Development
6 22 (8.12%) OOP
7 19 (7.01%) Analytics
8 13 (4.80%) CRM
8 13 (4.80%) Waterfall
9 12 (4.43%) Scrum
10 11 (4.06%) Performance Tuning
11 10 (3.69%) Unit Testing
12 9 (3.32%) Data Analysis
12 9 (3.32%) System Testing
12 9 (3.32%) Migration
12 9 (3.32%) Project Management
13 8 (2.95%) Data Migration
13 8 (2.95%) BDD
13 8 (2.95%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 129 (47.60%) JavaScript
2 126 (46.49%) C#
3 89 (32.84%) Java
4 53 (19.56%) Python
5 46 (16.97%) PHP
6 30 (11.07%) T-SQL
7 24 (8.86%) C++
8 20 (7.38%) VB.NET
9 12 (4.43%) Ruby
10 8 (2.95%) Perl
10 8 (2.95%) Scala
11 7 (2.58%) Clojure
11 7 (2.58%) XQuery
12 6 (2.21%) ActionScript
13 5 (1.85%) VBA
14 4 (1.48%) R
14 4 (1.48%) Groovy
15 3 (1.11%) Objective-C
15 3 (1.11%) SPARQL
16 2 (0.74%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 51 (18.82%) Degree
2 9 (3.32%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (2.21%) VCP4
4 5 (1.85%) PhD
5 4 (1.48%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 3 (1.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (0.74%) ISEB
7 2 (0.74%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.37%) MCPD
8 1 (0.37%) MCSD
8 1 (0.37%) MCSE
8 1 (0.37%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.37%) CCAA
8 1 (0.37%) CCA
8 1 (0.37%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (0.37%) CCEA
8 1 (0.37%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.37%) Network+ Certification
8 1 (0.37%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.48%) QA
2 1 (0.37%) Data Quality
System Software
1 8 (2.95%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.37%) XenDesktop
3 1 (0.37%) Forefront TMG
3 1 (0.37%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.37%) VMware ESX
3 1 (0.37%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (0.37%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (1.48%) Puppet
1 4 (1.48%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.74%) SCCM
3 1 (0.37%) SCOM
Vendors
1 43 (15.87%) Microsoft
2 32 (11.81%) Oracle
3 11 (4.06%) Salesforce.com
3 11 (4.06%) Tableau
4 9 (3.32%) VMware
5 8 (2.95%) Twitter
5 8 (2.95%) Business Objects
6 3 (1.11%) SAP
6 3 (1.11%) Xamarin
7 2 (0.74%) Citrix
7 2 (0.74%) IBM
8 1 (0.37%) Dell
8 1 (0.37%) MicroStrategy
8 1 (0.37%) NetApp
8 1 (0.37%) Apple
8 1 (0.37%) Sage
8 1 (0.37%) Cognos
8 1 (0.37%) Siebel
8 1 (0.37%) Progress
8 1 (0.37%) Cisco
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Premier IT
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Proactive Appointments
Salary: £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
VTUK
Salary: From £25k to £35k pa Also Negotiable (Dependent on Candidate)
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £40k - 45k per year + Pension and Training
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
CML Offshore Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £200,000 per annum No Tax, Relocation, Benefits, Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Linux Recruit
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum + Bonus + Stock Options
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Premier IT
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: From £40,000 to £80,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Hudson IT
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Insurance
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 45,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, South West
University of Oxford
Salary: £38,511 - £45,954 p.a.
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: £50,000 - £60,000 per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Oxford Brookes University
Salary: £33,242, rising annually to £36,309 + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £20000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago