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

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 5 5 6
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Permanent jobs citing SQL 158 218 182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 20.79% 24.14% 18.22%
As % of the Programming Languages category 38.26% 34.22% 31.71%
Number of salaries quoted 149 199 181
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,995
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -8.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.70%
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
413 637 574
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 54.34% 70.54% 57.46%
Number of salaries quoted 360 581 522
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £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 24 April 2015.

SQL Salary Histogram in Oxford

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 165 (54.28%) .NET
2 152 (50.00%) C#
3 133 (43.75%) JavaScript
4 106 (34.87%) SQL Server
5 104 (34.21%) HTML
6 97 (31.91%) ASP.NET
6 97 (31.91%) CSS
7 92 (30.26%) Agile Software Development
8 77 (25.33%) Java
9 72 (23.68%) Windows
10 67 (22.04%) Linux
11 65 (21.38%) Software Engineering
12 62 (20.39%) MVC
13 60 (19.74%) Microsoft
14 59 (19.41%) OO
15 58 (19.08%) Python
16 55 (18.09%) T-SQL
16 55 (18.09%) jQuery
17 50 (16.45%) Computer Science
18 47 (15.46%) AngularJS
19 46 (15.13%) XML
20 43 (14.14%) PHP
20 43 (14.14%) TDD
20 43 (14.14%) Degree
21 38 (12.50%) Ajax
22 37 (12.17%) Open Source
23 34 (11.18%) Web Services
24 32 (10.53%) NoSQL
24 32 (10.53%) Relational Database
25 31 (10.20%) ASP.NET MVC

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 (8.88%) Node.js
2 25 (8.22%) IIS
3 13 (4.28%) Tomcat
4 11 (3.62%) Apache
5 10 (3.29%) BizTalk Server
6 7 (2.30%) CMS
6 7 (2.30%) nginx
6 7 (2.30%) Apache Solr
7 6 (1.97%) WordPress
7 6 (1.97%) SAS
7 6 (1.97%) JBoss
8 5 (1.64%) Umbraco
9 4 (1.32%) Sitefinity
9 4 (1.32%) SharePoint
10 3 (0.99%) MS Exchange
10 3 (0.99%) Drupal
10 3 (0.99%) Sitecore CMS
11 2 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2010
12 1 (0.33%) SharePoint 2010
12 1 (0.33%) Kentico
Applications
1 23 (7.57%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.97%) MS Office
3 1 (0.33%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 5 (1.64%) Oracle Applications
2 4 (1.32%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.33%) Sage 200
3 1 (0.33%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 22 (7.24%) SaaS
2 18 (5.92%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (3.62%) Microsoft Azure
4 10 (3.29%) Amazon EC2
4 10 (3.29%) Amazon S3
4 10 (3.29%) GitHub
5 6 (1.97%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (1.64%) AWS OpsWorks
7 4 (1.32%) Office 365
8 2 (0.66%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.33%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.29%) Firewall
2 9 (2.96%) WAN
3 8 (2.63%) LAN
3 8 (2.63%) DNS
4 6 (1.97%) Internet
5 5 (1.64%) BIG-IP
5 5 (1.64%) MPLS
5 5 (1.64%) TCP/IP
6 4 (1.32%) SAN
7 2 (0.66%) DMZ
7 2 (0.66%) HTTP
7 2 (0.66%) NAS
8 1 (0.33%) Intranet
8 1 (0.33%) Extranet
8 1 (0.33%) OSPF
8 1 (0.33%) VRRP
8 1 (0.33%) Cisco PIX
8 1 (0.33%) VPN
8 1 (0.33%) SSL
8 1 (0.33%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 106 (34.87%) SQL Server
2 32 (10.53%) NoSQL
2 32 (10.53%) Relational Database
3 22 (7.24%) MySQL
4 20 (6.58%) PostgreSQL
5 19 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 16 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 16 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
7 13 (4.28%) QlikView
7 13 (4.28%) MongoDB
8 11 (3.62%) Big Data
9 9 (2.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 7 (2.30%) SQL Server 2008
10 7 (2.30%) OLAP
10 7 (2.30%) OLAP Cube
11 6 (1.97%) Hadoop
11 6 (1.97%) CouchDB
12 5 (1.64%) Xcelsius
12 5 (1.64%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
12 5 (1.64%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 28 (9.21%) Subversion
2 22 (7.24%) Git (software)
3 17 (5.59%) Team Foundation Server
3 17 (5.59%) Visual Studio
4 8 (2.63%) WebDriver
4 8 (2.63%) Selenium
5 6 (1.97%) JIRA
6 5 (1.64%) JUnit
7 4 (1.32%) Jenkins
7 4 (1.32%) Eclipse
8 3 (0.99%) Bitbucket
9 1 (0.33%) Selenium IDE
9 1 (0.33%) ReSharper
9 1 (0.33%) Mockito
General
1 13 (4.28%) Telecoms
2 9 (2.96%) Finance
2 9 (2.96%) Banking
3 8 (2.63%) Marketing
4 4 (1.32%) Publishing
5 3 (0.99%) Games
6 2 (0.66%) Advertising
7 1 (0.33%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.33%) Front Office
7 1 (0.33%) Back Office
7 1 (0.33%) German Language
Job Titles
1 157 (51.64%) Developer
2 42 (13.82%) Software Engineer
3 35 (11.51%) Senior Developer
4 32 (10.53%) Software Developer
5 27 (8.88%) C# Developer
6 26 (8.55%) .NET Developer
7 24 (7.89%) Analyst
7 24 (7.89%) Web Developer
8 22 (7.24%) Junior
8 22 (7.24%) Senior Software Engineer
9 21 (6.91%) Full Stack Developer
10 20 (6.58%) Graduate
11 18 (5.92%) Lead Developer
11 18 (5.92%) C# .NET Developer
12 16 (5.26%) Graduate Developer
13 15 (4.93%) Junior Developer
14 14 (4.61%) SQL Developer
15 13 (4.28%) ASP.NET Developer
16 12 (3.95%) Consultant
16 12 (3.95%) Junior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 165 (54.28%) .NET
2 104 (34.21%) HTML
3 97 (31.91%) CSS
3 97 (31.91%) ASP.NET
4 55 (18.09%) jQuery
5 47 (15.46%) AngularJS
6 46 (15.13%) XML
7 38 (12.50%) Ajax
8 34 (11.18%) Web Services
9 31 (10.20%) ASP.NET MVC
10 28 (9.21%) HTML5
10 28 (9.21%) .NET Framework
11 26 (8.55%) CSS3
12 24 (7.89%) XSLT
13 20 (6.58%) Spring
14 19 (6.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 17 (5.59%) KnockoutJS
15 17 (5.59%) XSD
16 12 (3.95%) J2EE
16 12 (3.95%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 50 (16.45%) Computer Science
2 37 (12.17%) Open Source
3 31 (10.20%) Analytical Skills
4 23 (7.57%) Life Science
5 20 (6.58%) User Experience
6 18 (5.92%) Web 2.0
7 12 (3.95%) Statistics
7 12 (3.95%) Algorithms
8 10 (3.29%) N-Tier
9 9 (2.96%) Mathematics
9 9 (2.96%) Performance Metrics
9 9 (2.96%) Data Structures
10 8 (2.63%) Embedded Systems
10 8 (2.63%) Mobile App
11 7 (2.30%) Visualisation
12 6 (1.97%) 3D Graphics
13 5 (1.64%) GIS
13 5 (1.64%) Management Information System
14 4 (1.32%) Physics
14 4 (1.32%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 72 (23.68%) Windows
2 67 (22.04%) Linux
3 13 (4.28%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (3.29%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (1.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (1.97%) Windows 7
5 6 (1.97%) UNIX
6 5 (1.64%) Android
6 5 (1.64%) Windows Phone
7 4 (1.32%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (0.99%) Apple iOS
9 2 (0.66%) Windows 2000
10 1 (0.33%) zOS
10 1 (0.33%) AIX
10 1 (0.33%) Solaris
10 1 (0.33%) Debian
10 1 (0.33%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.33%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (30.26%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (21.38%) Software Engineering
3 62 (20.39%) MVC
4 59 (19.41%) OO
5 43 (14.14%) TDD
6 29 (9.54%) Web Development
7 19 (6.25%) Unit Testing
8 16 (5.26%) BDD
9 13 (4.28%) Waterfall
9 13 (4.28%) DevOps
9 13 (4.28%) PRINCE2
9 13 (4.28%) OOP
10 12 (3.95%) ITIL
10 12 (3.95%) OOD
10 12 (3.95%) Migration
10 12 (3.95%) Project Management
11 11 (3.62%) Performance Tuning
12 10 (3.29%) Analytics
13 9 (2.96%) Mentoring
13 9 (2.96%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 152 (50.00%) C#
2 133 (43.75%) JavaScript
3 77 (25.33%) Java
4 58 (19.08%) Python
5 55 (18.09%) T-SQL
6 43 (14.14%) PHP
7 25 (8.22%) C++
8 18 (5.92%) VB.NET
9 16 (5.26%) Ruby
10 7 (2.30%) Scala
10 7 (2.30%) Clojure
10 7 (2.30%) ActionScript
10 7 (2.30%) XQuery
11 6 (1.97%) MATLAB
11 6 (1.97%) Perl
12 5 (1.64%) VBA
12 5 (1.64%) Groovy
13 4 (1.32%) SPARQL
13 4 (1.32%) R
14 3 (0.99%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 43 (14.14%) Degree
2 14 (4.61%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (2.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 5 (1.64%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (1.64%) MCSE
5 4 (1.32%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 4 (1.32%) ISTQB
5 4 (1.32%) ISEB
6 3 (0.99%) PhD
7 1 (0.33%) CCAA
7 1 (0.33%) CCA
7 1 (0.33%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (0.33%) CCEA
7 1 (0.33%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.33%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (1.97%) QA
2 1 (0.33%) Data Quality
System Software
1 20 (6.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (2.63%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.33%) VMware ESX
3 1 (0.33%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (0.33%) Xen
3 1 (0.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.33%) XenDesktop
3 1 (0.33%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 6 (1.97%) Puppet
2 5 (1.64%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (0.99%) Nagios
4 2 (0.66%) SCCM
5 1 (0.33%) SCOM
5 1 (0.33%) SCVMM
5 1 (0.33%) ZABBIX
5 1 (0.33%) SCDPM
5 1 (0.33%) SCOrch
5 1 (0.33%) WebSphere Cast Iron
5 1 (0.33%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 60 (19.74%) Microsoft
2 28 (9.21%) Oracle
3 24 (7.89%) VMware
4 10 (3.29%) Salesforce.com
5 9 (2.96%) IBM
6 7 (2.30%) Business Objects
7 6 (1.97%) Tableau
8 5 (1.64%) Twitter
8 5 (1.64%) F5
8 5 (1.64%) CheckPoint
9 3 (0.99%) Progress
9 3 (0.99%) Xamarin
9 3 (0.99%) Perforce
9 3 (0.99%) Google
9 3 (0.99%) Sitecore
10 2 (0.66%) Cisco
10 2 (0.66%) SAP
10 2 (0.66%) Red Hat
10 2 (0.66%) Dell
10 2 (0.66%) Citrix
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits & Shares
Posted: Yesterday
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HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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abrs Limited
Salary: package
Posted: 2 days ago
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Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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IT Talent Solutions Ltd
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Oxford, Oxfordshire
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Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benifits
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Salary: On Application
Posted: 2 days ago
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Corriculo
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum 25 days’ holiday, Pension and Medica
Posted: 3 days ago
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Corriculo
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 3 days ago
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Blue Glue
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum
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Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
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Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
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Corriculo
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
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Oxford, Oxfordshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
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Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 50,000
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