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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 2 5 5
Rank change year-on-year
+3 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL 149 158 214
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 24.27% 20.71% 23.86%
As % of the Programming Languages category 34.81% 38.07% 33.86%
Number of salaries quoted 143 149 196
Average salary £50,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £69,500 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
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
428 415 632
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 69.71% 54.39% 70.46%
Number of salaries quoted 402 357 578
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £29,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,750
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +0.62%

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 29 April 2016.

SQL Salary Histogram in Oxford

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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.

1 178 (46.84%) JavaScript
2 150 (39.47%) C#
2 150 (39.47%) Agile Software Development
3 138 (36.32%) .NET
4 136 (35.79%) Java
5 129 (33.95%) SQL Server
6 103 (27.11%) TDD
7 100 (26.32%) Microsoft
8 79 (20.79%) ASP.NET
8 79 (20.79%) Spring
8 79 (20.79%) jQuery
9 78 (20.53%) MVC
10 73 (19.21%) HTML
10 73 (19.21%) Unit Testing
10 73 (19.21%) NoSQL
11 72 (18.95%) Oracle
11 72 (18.95%) Scrum
12 67 (17.63%) Web Services
13 65 (17.11%) OO
14 64 (16.84%) CSS
14 64 (16.84%) T-SQL
15 62 (16.32%) Software Engineering
16 59 (15.53%) C++
16 59 (15.53%) Git (software)
17 56 (14.74%) MS Excel
18 54 (14.21%) Python
18 54 (14.21%) Subversion
19 51 (13.42%) MongoDB
19 51 (13.42%) Amazon AWS
20 50 (13.16%) AngularJS

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 (6.32%) WebSphere
2 13 (3.42%) Node.js
3 12 (3.16%) Apache
3 12 (3.16%) Drupal
4 11 (2.89%) Elasticsearch
4 11 (2.89%) JBoss
4 11 (2.89%) Tomcat
5 10 (2.63%) Jetty
5 10 (2.63%) nginx
5 10 (2.63%) WebLogic
6 7 (1.84%) Confluence
7 5 (1.32%) IIS
8 4 (1.05%) Commerce Server
8 4 (1.05%) Oracle Service Bus
8 4 (1.05%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 3 (0.79%) Apache Solr
10 2 (0.53%) Apache Spark
10 2 (0.53%) BizTalk Server
10 2 (0.53%) MS Exchange
11 1 (0.26%) SAS
Applications
1 56 (14.74%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.53%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (1.84%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (1.32%) Magento
3 3 (0.79%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.53%) Sage 200
5 1 (0.26%) FastStats
Cloud Services
1 51 (13.42%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (4.74%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (2.37%) Amazon EC2
4 7 (1.84%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 16 (4.21%) Internet
2 3 (0.79%) Intranet
3 1 (0.26%) SAN
3 1 (0.26%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.26%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 129 (33.95%) SQL Server
2 73 (19.21%) NoSQL
3 51 (13.42%) MongoDB
4 38 (10.00%) Big Data
5 30 (7.89%) MySQL
6 28 (7.37%) Relational Database
7 21 (5.53%) CouchDB
8 17 (4.47%) Oracle Database
9 14 (3.68%) PostgreSQL
9 14 (3.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 12 (3.16%) Hadoop
11 11 (2.89%) Data Warehouse
11 11 (2.89%) RDBMS
11 11 (2.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 10 (2.63%) Apache Cassandra
12 10 (2.63%) Oracle ODI
13 9 (2.37%) SQL Server 2008
14 8 (2.11%) Oracle Reports
15 4 (1.05%) DB2
15 4 (1.05%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 59 (15.53%) Git (software)
2 54 (14.21%) Subversion
3 21 (5.53%) Maven
3 21 (5.53%) Team Foundation Server
4 18 (4.74%) JIRA
5 13 (3.42%) Visual Studio
6 10 (2.63%) Gradle
7 9 (2.37%) MSTest
7 9 (2.37%) T4 Templates
8 8 (2.11%) Jenkins
9 7 (1.84%) Ant
9 7 (1.84%) JUnit
9 7 (1.84%) Mockito
10 4 (1.05%) Oracle Forms
10 4 (1.05%) TeamCity
11 3 (0.79%) Appcelerator Titanium
11 3 (0.79%) Mercurial
11 3 (0.79%) TestComplete
12 2 (0.53%) ReSharper
12 2 (0.53%) SpecFlow
General
1 27 (7.11%) Publishing
2 19 (5.00%) Finance
3 13 (3.42%) Automotive
4 8 (2.11%) Marketing
5 7 (1.84%) Manufacturing
6 6 (1.58%) Retail
7 4 (1.05%) Banking
8 3 (0.79%) Games
8 3 (0.79%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.53%) Advertising
10 1 (0.26%) Back Office
10 1 (0.26%) Front Office
10 1 (0.26%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.26%) Legal
Job Titles
1 228 (60.00%) Developer
2 76 (20.00%) Java Developer
3 69 (18.16%) .NET Developer
4 68 (17.89%) C# Developer
5 53 (13.95%) C# .NET Developer
6 49 (12.89%) Senior Developer
6 49 (12.89%) SQL Developer
7 43 (11.32%) Software Developer
8 26 (6.84%) Analyst
8 26 (6.84%) C# Software Developer
9 25 (6.58%) Agile Developer
9 25 (6.58%) Team Leader
10 23 (6.05%) Software Engineer
11 21 (5.53%) .NET Software Developer
11 21 (5.53%) Development Team Leader
11 21 (5.53%) SQL Server Developer
12 19 (5.00%) Consultant
12 19 (5.00%) Senior .NET Developer
12 19 (5.00%) Senior Java Developer
13 18 (4.74%) Agile Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 138 (36.32%) .NET
2 79 (20.79%) ASP.NET
2 79 (20.79%) jQuery
2 79 (20.79%) Spring
3 73 (19.21%) HTML
4 67 (17.63%) Web Services
5 64 (16.84%) CSS
6 50 (13.16%) AngularJS
7 47 (12.37%) Ajax
8 46 (12.11%) ASP.NET MVC
9 35 (9.21%) Middleware
10 31 (8.16%) SOAP
11 27 (7.11%) XML
12 25 (6.58%) HTML5
12 25 (6.58%) J2EE
12 25 (6.58%) RESTful
13 21 (5.53%) Hibernate
13 21 (5.53%) REST
14 20 (5.26%) Struts
15 15 (3.95%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 37 (9.74%) Algorithms
2 33 (8.68%) Computer Science
3 25 (6.58%) Mobile App
4 18 (4.74%) Semantic Web
5 16 (4.21%) Analytical Skills
6 14 (3.68%) Data Structures
7 13 (3.42%) Enterprise Software
8 12 (3.16%) User Experience
9 11 (2.89%) Data Integration
10 10 (2.63%) Clustering
11 9 (2.37%) Mathematics
12 8 (2.11%) Management Information System
13 7 (1.84%) Data Protection Act
14 6 (1.58%) Replication
14 6 (1.58%) Visualisation
15 4 (1.05%) Driving Licence
16 3 (0.79%) Credit Risk
16 3 (0.79%) e-Learning
16 3 (0.79%) Fintech
16 3 (0.79%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 47 (12.37%) Windows
2 45 (11.84%) Linux
3 18 (4.74%) Android
4 17 (4.47%) Apple iOS
5 12 (3.16%) Windows 7
6 11 (2.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (1.32%) Unix
7 5 (1.32%) Windows Server
8 4 (1.05%) Windows Phone
9 2 (0.53%) CentOS
9 2 (0.53%) FreeBSD
10 1 (0.26%) Windows Mobile
10 1 (0.26%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.26%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 150 (39.47%) Agile Software Development
2 103 (27.11%) TDD
3 78 (20.53%) MVC
4 73 (19.21%) Unit Testing
5 72 (18.95%) Scrum
6 65 (17.11%) OO
7 62 (16.32%) Software Engineering
8 45 (11.84%) SDLC
9 36 (9.47%) BDD
10 34 (8.95%) Continuous Improvement
10 34 (8.95%) Data Modelling
11 33 (8.68%) Kanban
12 32 (8.42%) Continuous Integration
12 32 (8.42%) Data Management
13 28 (7.37%) DevOps
14 24 (6.32%) Continuous Delivery
14 24 (6.32%) OOD
14 24 (6.32%) Product Management
15 23 (6.05%) Mentoring
15 23 (6.05%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 178 (46.84%) JavaScript
2 150 (39.47%) C#
3 136 (35.79%) Java
4 64 (16.84%) T-SQL
5 59 (15.53%) C++
6 54 (14.21%) Python
7 40 (10.53%) Ruby
8 34 (8.95%) VB.NET
9 26 (6.84%) PL/SQL
10 22 (5.79%) PHP
11 14 (3.68%) C
12 13 (3.42%) Scala
13 12 (3.16%) Bash Shell
14 8 (2.11%) MATLAB
14 8 (2.11%) Perl
15 6 (1.58%) Tcl
15 6 (1.58%) VB
16 4 (1.05%) PowerShell
16 4 (1.05%) R
Qualifications
1 45 (11.84%) Degree
2 34 (8.95%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (1.84%) PhD
4 2 (0.53%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.26%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.26%) MCITP
5 1 (0.26%) MCP
5 1 (0.26%) MCSA
5 1 (0.26%) MCSE
5 1 (0.26%) MCTS
5 1 (0.26%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.26%) PMP
5 1 (0.26%) Postgraduate
5 1 (0.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (9.21%) QA
2 7 (1.84%) SLA
3 2 (0.53%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (0.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.26%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.26%) vSphere
2 1 (0.26%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 9 (2.37%) Opscode Chef
1 9 (2.37%) Puppet
2 7 (1.84%) Ansible
3 1 (0.26%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.26%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 100 (26.32%) Microsoft
2 72 (18.95%) Oracle
3 27 (7.11%) IBM
4 11 (2.89%) Red Hat
5 7 (1.84%) Progress
6 5 (1.32%) Telerik
6 5 (1.32%) Xamarin
7 4 (1.05%) ATG
7 4 (1.05%) Demandware
7 4 (1.05%) hybris
7 4 (1.05%) Venda
8 3 (0.79%) Google
8 3 (0.79%) VMware
9 2 (0.53%) DevExpress
9 2 (0.53%) Sage
9 2 (0.53%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (0.53%) Tableau
10 1 (0.26%) Citrix
10 1 (0.26%) JD Edwards
10 1 (0.26%) Symantec
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Salary: Up to £35K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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