The first table below looks at the demand for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Oxfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 36 31 30
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 105 112 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 6.39% 6.22% 7.09%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 16.85% 13.90% 18.03%
Number of salaries quoted 93 109 87
Average salary £42,500 £39,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.59% +16.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £50,000 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
623 806 549
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 37.90% 44.75% 39.33%
Number of salaries quoted 555 691 518
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
SQL Server 2008
South East

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Oxfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Oxfordshire region.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

SQL Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

SQL Server 2008
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford +19 34 £40,750 +5.16% 4
Witney -7 14 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Abingdon -1 9 £32,500 -40.90% 2
Banbury - 4 £42,000 - 1
Thame - 2 £35,500 - 1
Wallingford -12 1 £40,000 +25.00%
SQL Server 2008
South East

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire region citing SQL Server 2008 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 Server 2008.

1 242 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 192 (79.34%) .NET
3 170 (70.25%) C#
4 148 (61.16%) Microsoft
5 140 (57.85%) SQL
6 123 (50.83%) ASP.NET
7 120 (49.59%) SQL Server 2012
8 116 (47.93%) SQL Server 2005
9 108 (44.63%) JavaScript
10 93 (38.43%) HTML
11 90 (37.19%) MVC
12 86 (35.54%) CSS
13 68 (28.10%) T-SQL
14 66 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC
15 62 (25.62%) .NET Framework
16 61 (25.21%) MS Excel
17 49 (20.25%) Web Services
18 48 (19.83%) WCF
19 44 (18.18%) Software Engineering
20 43 (17.77%) HTML5
21 42 (17.36%) jQuery
22 41 (16.94%) XML
22 41 (16.94%) VB.NET
23 37 (15.29%) Visual Studio
23 37 (15.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
24 35 (14.46%) Ajax
24 35 (14.46%) TDD
24 35 (14.46%) Team Foundation Server
25 34 (14.05%) BDD
25 34 (14.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire region citing SQL Server 2008 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 Server 2008. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (5.37%) SharePoint
2 11 (4.55%) WebSphere
3 8 (3.31%) CMS
4 7 (2.89%) IIS
5 6 (2.48%) SharePoint 2010
5 6 (2.48%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (1.24%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (1.24%) Node.js
6 3 (1.24%) MS Exchange
7 2 (0.83%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (0.83%) Lync
7 2 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 61 (25.21%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.89%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (2.89%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.65%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.89%) GitHub
2 3 (1.24%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.24%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (4.96%) Internet
2 3 (1.24%) LAN
2 3 (1.24%) VoIP
2 3 (1.24%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 242 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 120 (49.59%) SQL Server 2012
3 116 (47.93%) SQL Server 2005
4 37 (15.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 34 (14.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 28 (11.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 25 (10.33%) Data Warehouse
8 12 (4.96%) Relational Database
9 10 (4.13%) SQL Server 2000
9 10 (4.13%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 10 (4.13%) MySQL
10 9 (3.72%) MS Access
11 7 (2.89%) Crystal Reports
11 7 (2.89%) Big Data
12 4 (1.65%) Oracle Database
12 4 (1.65%) Oracle Database 11g
13 3 (1.24%) Apache Cassandra
13 3 (1.24%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
13 3 (1.24%) Redis
14 2 (0.83%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 37 (15.29%) Visual Studio
2 35 (14.46%) Team Foundation Server
3 20 (8.26%) NUnit
4 9 (3.72%) Jenkins
5 8 (3.31%) Subversion
6 5 (2.07%) MSTest
7 2 (0.83%) Moq
7 2 (0.83%) Git (software)
8 1 (0.41%) T4 Templates
General
1 19 (7.85%) Finance
2 9 (3.72%) Banking
3 7 (2.89%) Games
4 4 (1.65%) Billing
4 4 (1.65%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.41%) Advertising
5 1 (0.41%) Marketing
5 1 (0.41%) Retail
Job Titles
1 183 (75.62%) Developer
2 66 (27.27%) .NET Developer
3 65 (26.86%) C# Developer
4 47 (19.42%) Senior Developer
5 45 (18.60%) C# .NET Developer
6 39 (16.12%) Software Engineer
7 32 (13.22%) Software Developer
8 29 (11.98%) C# Software Engineer
9 27 (11.16%) Web Developer
10 23 (9.50%) DBA
10 23 (9.50%) SQL Developer
10 23 (9.50%) SQL DBA
11 22 (9.09%) C# Web Developer
11 22 (9.09%) C# Software Developer
12 20 (8.26%) SQL Server Developer
13 19 (7.85%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 18 (7.44%) ASP.NET Developer
15 17 (7.02%) SQL Server DBA
16 15 (6.20%) .NET Software Engineer
17 13 (5.37%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 192 (79.34%) .NET
2 123 (50.83%) ASP.NET
3 93 (38.43%) HTML
4 86 (35.54%) CSS
5 66 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC
6 62 (25.62%) .NET Framework
7 49 (20.25%) Web Services
8 48 (19.83%) WCF
9 43 (17.77%) HTML5
10 42 (17.36%) jQuery
11 41 (16.94%) XML
12 35 (14.46%) Ajax
13 31 (12.81%) CSS3
14 29 (11.98%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 27 (11.16%) ADO.NET
16 23 (9.50%) WPF
17 22 (9.09%) LINQ
18 21 (8.68%) Silverlight
18 21 (8.68%) ASP.NET MVC 4
19 14 (5.79%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 20 (8.26%) Open Source
2 19 (7.85%) Enterprise Software
3 18 (7.44%) Mobile App
4 15 (6.20%) NHS
5 14 (5.79%) Computer Science
6 11 (4.55%) Mathematics
6 11 (4.55%) Physics
7 10 (4.13%) Replication
8 9 (3.72%) N-Tier
9 4 (1.65%) Social Media
10 3 (1.24%) Data Protection Act
10 3 (1.24%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.41%) AS400
11 1 (0.41%) Clustering
11 1 (0.41%) Chemistry
Operating Systems
1 17 (7.02%) Android
1 17 (7.02%) Apple iOS
2 9 (3.72%) Windows
3 3 (1.24%) Windows 7
3 3 (1.24%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (0.83%) Windows 8
4 2 (0.83%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.41%) Linux
5 1 (0.41%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (37.19%) MVC
2 44 (18.18%) Software Engineering
3 35 (14.46%) TDD
4 34 (14.05%) BDD
5 26 (10.74%) Business Intelligence
6 22 (9.09%) Unit Testing
7 21 (8.68%) OO
8 18 (7.44%) Migration
8 18 (7.44%) Scrum
8 18 (7.44%) Mobile Application Development
9 17 (7.02%) Android Development
9 17 (7.02%) iOS Development
9 17 (7.02%) Data Migration
10 16 (6.61%) Performance Tuning
11 14 (5.79%) Agile Software Development
11 14 (5.79%) Data Modelling
12 13 (5.37%) Continuous Improvement
13 12 (4.96%) SOA
13 12 (4.96%) E-Commerce
14 11 (4.55%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 170 (70.25%) C#
2 140 (57.85%) SQL
3 108 (44.63%) JavaScript
4 68 (28.10%) T-SQL
5 41 (16.94%) VB.NET
6 33 (13.64%) Java
7 27 (11.16%) PHP
8 17 (7.02%) C++
9 14 (5.79%) VBScript
10 12 (4.96%) PowerShell
11 9 (3.72%) VB
12 7 (2.89%) VB6
13 6 (2.48%) PHP5
14 3 (1.24%) C
15 2 (0.83%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 20 (8.26%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (4.55%) PhD
3 8 (3.31%) Degree
4 6 (2.48%) ITIL Certification
5 5 (2.07%) HNC
5 5 (2.07%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.89%) QA
2 1 (0.41%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (1.24%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.41%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 12 (4.96%) Puppet
1 12 (4.96%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.83%) SCCM
2 2 (0.83%) SCOM
Vendors
1 148 (61.16%) Microsoft
2 5 (2.07%) Oracle
3 4 (1.65%) VMware
4 3 (1.24%) Telerik
5 1 (0.41%) Orchard
5 1 (0.41%) IBM
5 1 (0.41%) Apple
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Witney, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Oxford, South East, United Kingdom
Oxford University Press
Salary: Depending on skills and experience. OUP offers a full range of supporting benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Banbury
Jumar Solutions
Posted: 8 days ago
Thame, Oxfordshire
Optima Connections
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Qube Learning
Salary: From £18,000 to £21,000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Oxford
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago