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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 2 5 4
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -1
Permanent jobs citing SQL 164 184 215
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 23.03% 20.04% 24.43%
As % of the Programming Languages category 42.38% 36.95% 43.52%
Number of salaries quoted 144 172 200
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +5.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,650 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,600
% change year-on-year
- +2.45%
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
387 498 494
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 54.35% 54.25% 56.14%
Number of salaries quoted 343 470 459
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,150 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £62,050
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 19 September 2014.

SQL Salary Histogram in Oxford

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 168 (48.14%) .NET
2 161 (46.13%) C#
3 137 (39.26%) SQL Server
4 114 (32.66%) Microsoft
5 106 (30.37%) HTML
6 105 (30.09%) Software Engineering
7 103 (29.51%) JavaScript
7 103 (29.51%) ASP.NET
8 100 (28.65%) Agile Software Development
9 98 (28.08%) Java
10 91 (26.07%) XML
11 80 (22.92%) Web Services
12 76 (21.78%) Degree
13 75 (21.49%) MVC
14 73 (20.92%) CSS
15 67 (19.20%) Oracle
16 60 (17.19%) TDD
17 59 (16.91%) OO
18 48 (13.75%) SQL Server 2008
19 46 (13.18%) ASP.NET MVC
20 44 (12.61%) MS Excel
20 44 (12.61%) PHP
21 43 (12.32%) Scrum
22 42 (12.03%) C++
23 40 (11.46%) T-SQL
23 40 (11.46%) BDD
23 40 (11.46%) Spring
24 37 (10.60%) Big Data
25 36 (10.32%) Windows
26 35 (10.03%) SQL Server 2012

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 24 (6.88%) IIS
2 13 (3.72%) SharePoint
3 10 (2.87%) WebSphere
3 10 (2.87%) Drupal
4 9 (2.58%) Tomcat
5 8 (2.29%) ColdFusion
5 8 (2.29%) WebLogic
5 8 (2.29%) SharePoint 2010
6 7 (2.01%) Node.js
6 7 (2.01%) SharePoint 2013
6 7 (2.01%) WebSphere Application Server
7 6 (1.72%) Oracle Workflow
8 5 (1.43%) Apache
8 5 (1.43%) MS Exchange
8 5 (1.43%) SAS
9 4 (1.15%) Lync
10 3 (0.86%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 3 (0.86%) Exchange Server 2013
11 2 (0.57%) Apache Pig
11 2 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 44 (12.61%) MS Excel
2 12 (3.44%) MS Office
3 4 (1.15%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (1.15%) MS Project
4 2 (0.57%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.29%) SPSS
5 1 (0.29%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 9 (2.58%) Dynamics NAV
1 9 (2.58%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (2.29%) Dynamics AX
3 7 (2.01%) Dynamics GP
3 7 (2.01%) SAP Business One
3 7 (2.01%) Lawson
3 7 (2.01%) Movex
3 7 (2.01%) MFGPRO
4 4 (1.15%) Oracle EBS R12
4 4 (1.15%) BusinessWorks
5 3 (0.86%) Oracle CRM
5 3 (0.86%) Magento
6 2 (0.57%) Sage 1000
Cloud Services
1 29 (8.31%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (3.15%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (2.87%) Amazon S3
3 10 (2.87%) Cloud Computing
4 8 (2.29%) Amazon EC2
4 8 (2.29%) SaaS
5 7 (2.01%) GitHub
6 3 (0.86%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (3.44%) SAN
2 10 (2.87%) DNS
3 7 (2.01%) Intranet
3 7 (2.01%) HTTP
4 6 (1.72%) DHCP
4 6 (1.72%) Firewall
5 4 (1.15%) Wireless
5 4 (1.15%) TCP/IP
6 3 (0.86%) WAN
6 3 (0.86%) LAN
6 3 (0.86%) NAS
6 3 (0.86%) SSL
7 2 (0.57%) iSCSI
7 2 (0.57%) GPRS
7 2 (0.57%) WLAN
8 1 (0.29%) SMS
8 1 (0.29%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 137 (39.26%) SQL Server
2 48 (13.75%) SQL Server 2008
3 37 (10.60%) Big Data
4 35 (10.03%) SQL Server 2012
5 32 (9.17%) SQL Server 2005
6 31 (8.88%) NoSQL
7 18 (5.16%) MySQL
7 18 (5.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 17 (4.87%) Oracle Database
9 15 (4.30%) Data Warehouse
10 11 (3.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 10 (2.87%) Relational Database
12 9 (2.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 8 (2.29%) Siebel EIM
13 8 (2.29%) MongoDB
14 6 (1.72%) Oracle Database 11g
15 5 (1.43%) Hadoop
15 5 (1.43%) MS Access
15 5 (1.43%) OLAP
16 3 (0.86%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 17 (4.87%) Git (software)
2 16 (4.58%) Team Foundation Server
3 13 (3.72%) Visual Studio
4 10 (2.87%) Selenium
5 9 (2.58%) Oracle Forms
5 9 (2.58%) Subversion
6 6 (1.72%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 6 (1.72%) Jenkins
7 5 (1.43%) SpecFlow
7 5 (1.43%) CMake
7 5 (1.43%) NUnit
7 5 (1.43%) Mercurial
7 5 (1.43%) MSTest
8 4 (1.15%) Ant
8 4 (1.15%) ClearCase
8 4 (1.15%) Jasmine
8 4 (1.15%) JSUnit
8 4 (1.15%) JIRA
9 3 (0.86%) JUnit
9 3 (0.86%) Maven
General
1 28 (8.02%) Finance
2 19 (5.44%) Retail
3 16 (4.58%) Marketing
4 14 (4.01%) Publishing
5 11 (3.15%) Legal
6 9 (2.58%) Advertising
6 9 (2.58%) Pharmaceutical
7 5 (1.43%) Banking
7 5 (1.43%) Local Government
8 4 (1.15%) Law
9 2 (0.57%) Back Office
10 1 (0.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 183 (52.44%) Developer
2 63 (18.05%) Software Developer
3 60 (17.19%) Software Engineer
4 40 (11.46%) Senior Developer
5 38 (10.89%) Web Developer
6 37 (10.60%) .NET Developer
7 36 (10.32%) C# Developer
8 26 (7.45%) Analyst
8 26 (7.45%) Consultant
9 25 (7.16%) Graduate
9 25 (7.16%) Junior
10 23 (6.59%) Junior Developer
11 21 (6.02%) C# Software Engineer
12 20 (5.73%) Java Developer
12 20 (5.73%) Senior Software Engineer
12 20 (5.73%) C# .NET Developer
13 19 (5.44%) Architect
14 17 (4.87%) Project Manager
14 17 (4.87%) DBA
14 17 (4.87%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 168 (48.14%) .NET
2 106 (30.37%) HTML
3 103 (29.51%) ASP.NET
4 91 (26.07%) XML
5 80 (22.92%) Web Services
6 73 (20.92%) CSS
7 46 (13.18%) ASP.NET MVC
8 40 (11.46%) Spring
9 34 (9.74%) jQuery
10 32 (9.17%) J2EE
11 29 (8.31%) .NET Framework
11 29 (8.31%) XSLT
12 28 (8.02%) WCF
13 25 (7.16%) HTML5
14 18 (5.16%) WPF
14 18 (5.16%) Middleware
15 17 (4.87%) ASP.NET Web API
16 16 (4.58%) Ajax
17 12 (3.44%) KnockoutJS
18 11 (3.15%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 28 (8.02%) Computer Science
1 28 (8.02%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (7.74%) Mathematics
3 26 (7.45%) Mobile App
4 20 (5.73%) Management Information System
5 14 (4.01%) Open Source
6 13 (3.72%) Statistics
7 11 (3.15%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (1.43%) CUDA
8 5 (1.43%) EqualLogic
8 5 (1.43%) Hedge funds
8 5 (1.43%) Derivative
8 5 (1.43%) Interest Rate Derivative
8 5 (1.43%) Robotics
8 5 (1.43%) Replication
8 5 (1.43%) Fixed Income
8 5 (1.43%) Equities
8 5 (1.43%) Client/Server
8 5 (1.43%) N-Tier
9 4 (1.15%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 36 (10.32%) Windows
2 20 (5.73%) Linux
3 16 (4.58%) Apple iOS
4 14 (4.01%) Android
5 12 (3.44%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (2.29%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (2.01%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (1.15%) Windows 8
8 4 (1.15%) UNIX
9 3 (0.86%) Windows 7
9 3 (0.86%) CentOS
10 2 (0.57%) Windows Mobile
11 1 (0.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.29%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (30.09%) Software Engineering
2 100 (28.65%) Agile Software Development
3 75 (21.49%) MVC
4 60 (17.19%) TDD
5 59 (16.91%) OO
6 43 (12.32%) Scrum
7 40 (11.46%) BDD
8 27 (7.74%) Project Management
8 27 (7.74%) Continuous Integration
9 24 (6.88%) CRM
10 23 (6.59%) OOP
11 22 (6.30%) Test Automation
12 21 (6.02%) Integration Testing
13 18 (5.16%) Mobile Application Development
14 16 (4.58%) Performance Tuning
15 15 (4.30%) Unit Testing
15 15 (4.30%) E-Commerce
15 15 (4.30%) Migration
16 14 (4.01%) Data Analysis
16 14 (4.01%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 161 (46.13%) C#
2 103 (29.51%) JavaScript
3 98 (28.08%) Java
4 44 (12.61%) PHP
5 42 (12.03%) C++
6 40 (11.46%) T-SQL
7 23 (6.59%) VB.NET
8 14 (4.01%) Python
9 12 (3.44%) PL/SQL
10 11 (3.15%) VB
11 9 (2.58%) VBScript
11 9 (2.58%) C
12 6 (1.72%) MATLAB
13 5 (1.43%) Delphi
13 5 (1.43%) Perl
14 4 (1.15%) Shell Script
15 2 (0.57%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
15 2 (0.57%) XPath
15 2 (0.57%) SPARQL
15 2 (0.57%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 76 (21.78%) Degree
2 8 (2.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (1.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 6 (1.72%) MCSE
4 5 (1.43%) PhD
4 5 (1.43%) MCTS
4 5 (1.43%) MCITP
4 5 (1.43%) NCDA
4 5 (1.43%) NCIE
4 5 (1.43%) VCAP
5 4 (1.15%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (1.15%) ISEB
6 3 (0.86%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.29%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (2.87%) QA
2 1 (0.29%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.29%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (4.30%) Active Directory
2 14 (4.01%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (3.44%) Hyper-V
4 7 (2.01%) XenApp
4 7 (2.01%) XenDesktop
5 6 (1.72%) vSphere
5 6 (1.72%) XenServer
6 5 (1.43%) VMware ESX
6 5 (1.43%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.29%) Xen
7 1 (0.29%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (2.29%) Puppet
2 7 (2.01%) Backup Exec
3 5 (1.43%) NetBackup
4 4 (1.15%) HP Quality Center
5 3 (0.86%) SCCM
6 2 (0.57%) SCOM
6 2 (0.57%) WSUS
7 1 (0.29%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 114 (32.66%) Microsoft
2 67 (19.20%) Oracle
3 22 (6.30%) VMware
4 12 (3.44%) Sage
4 12 (3.44%) HP
4 12 (3.44%) SAP
5 11 (3.15%) Cognos
5 11 (3.15%) Citrix
5 11 (3.15%) IBM
6 10 (2.87%) JD Edwards
7 9 (2.58%) Siebel
8 7 (2.01%) Dell
8 7 (2.01%) Epicor
8 7 (2.01%) Baan
8 7 (2.01%) Twitter
9 6 (1.72%) Symantec
9 6 (1.72%) Veeam
10 5 (1.43%) PlateSpin
10 5 (1.43%) NetApp
10 5 (1.43%) EMC
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum + be - pens, health, training +
Posted: 9 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum + Pension + Benefits + Free Parking
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £37000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum upto 20% bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford
Interquest - Korus Group - Brighton
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Oxford
Elsevier
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Oxford
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Oxford
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Oxford
Spectrum IT
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago