The table below looks at the statistics 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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 72 36 30
Rank change year-on-year
-36 -6
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 47 129 161
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 3.08% 7.22% 7.87%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.16% 16.35% 18.27%
Number of salaries quoted 38 117 156
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £31,250
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,550 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
SQL Server 2008
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in permanent jobs advertised in the Oxfordshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
513 789 881
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 33.64% 44.15% 43.06%
Number of salaries quoted 456 700 836
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £67,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 18 December 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 18 December 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 -36 13 £30,000 -20.00% 2
Wallingford +2 10 £42,000 +12.00%
Abingdon -15 4 £40,000 -11.11% 2
Thame +11 1 £38,500 +2.66%
Witney +6 1 £35,000 -12.50% 1
SQL Server 2008
South East

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 18 December 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.

1 103 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 68 (66.02%) .NET
3 57 (55.34%) JavaScript
4 55 (53.40%) C#
5 52 (50.49%) CSS
6 48 (46.60%) SQL Server 2005
7 46 (44.66%) SQL
7 46 (44.66%) Microsoft
8 45 (43.69%) ASP.NET
9 44 (42.72%) HTML
10 37 (35.92%) Web Services
11 35 (33.98%) MS Excel
12 33 (32.04%) WCF
13 32 (31.07%) .NET Framework
14 31 (30.10%) TDD
14 31 (30.10%) Scrum
15 30 (29.13%) Agile Software Development
15 30 (29.13%) jQuery
16 29 (28.16%) Degree
16 29 (28.16%) SQL Server 2012
16 29 (28.16%) XML
17 28 (27.18%) VB.NET
18 27 (26.21%) Ajax
19 24 (23.30%) XSLT
20 23 (22.33%) MVC
21 22 (21.36%) Team Foundation Server
21 22 (21.36%) ASP.NET Web Forms
22 20 (19.42%) Microsoft Certification
23 19 (18.45%) Windows
23 19 (18.45%) REST

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 17 (16.50%) SharePoint
2 14 (13.59%) IIS
3 7 (6.80%) ColdFusion
4 4 (3.88%) CMS
4 4 (3.88%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (2.91%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (1.94%) Lync
6 2 (1.94%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.97%) MS Project Server
7 1 (0.97%) Kentico
Applications
1 35 (33.98%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.94%) MS Office
3 1 (0.97%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.80%) SaaS
2 1 (0.97%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.88%) DNS
2 3 (2.91%) Internet
3 2 (1.94%) WAN
3 2 (1.94%) DHCP
3 2 (1.94%) RIP
3 2 (1.94%) SNMP
3 2 (1.94%) MPLS
3 2 (1.94%) OSPF
3 2 (1.94%) BGP
3 2 (1.94%) EIGRP
3 2 (1.94%) VRRP
3 2 (1.94%) VPLS
3 2 (1.94%) HSRP
3 2 (1.94%) Multicast
4 1 (0.97%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 103 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 48 (46.60%) SQL Server 2005
3 29 (28.16%) SQL Server 2012
4 17 (16.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 16 (15.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 9 (8.74%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 9 (8.74%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (3.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (2.91%) MS Access
9 2 (1.94%) MySQL
9 2 (1.94%) Crystal Reports
9 2 (1.94%) SQL Server 2000
9 2 (1.94%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.97%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 22 (21.36%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (11.65%) Git (software)
3 8 (7.77%) NUnit
4 5 (4.85%) Subversion
5 4 (3.88%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.97%) MSTest
6 1 (0.97%) Moq
General
1 11 (10.68%) Back Office
2 4 (3.88%) Finance
3 2 (1.94%) Advertising
3 2 (1.94%) Retail
3 2 (1.94%) Billing
3 2 (1.94%) Marketing
4 1 (0.97%) Banking
4 1 (0.97%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 77 (74.76%) Developer
2 47 (45.63%) .NET Developer
3 19 (18.45%) ASP.NET Developer
4 12 (11.65%) Senior Developer
5 10 (9.71%) DBA
5 10 (9.71%) C# Developer
5 10 (9.71%) SQL DBA
6 9 (8.74%) SQL Developer
7 7 (6.80%) C# .NET Developer
7 7 (6.80%) ColdFusion Developer
8 6 (5.83%) Administrator
9 5 (4.85%) SQL Server DBA
9 5 (4.85%) Software Engineer
9 5 (4.85%) Support Engineer
10 4 (3.88%) Applications Support
10 4 (3.88%) Web Developer
10 4 (3.88%) VB.NET Developer
10 4 (3.88%) C# Software Engineer
10 4 (3.88%) Server Administrator
10 4 (3.88%) .NET Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (66.02%) .NET
2 52 (50.49%) CSS
3 45 (43.69%) ASP.NET
4 44 (42.72%) HTML
5 37 (35.92%) Web Services
6 33 (32.04%) WCF
7 32 (31.07%) .NET Framework
8 30 (29.13%) jQuery
9 29 (28.16%) XML
10 27 (26.21%) Ajax
11 24 (23.30%) XSLT
12 22 (21.36%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 19 (18.45%) REST
14 16 (15.53%) ASP.NET MVC
14 16 (15.53%) WPF
15 15 (14.56%) ASP.NET Web API
16 13 (12.62%) HTML5
16 13 (12.62%) LINQ
16 13 (12.62%) WinForms
17 12 (11.65%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 12 (11.65%) Computer Science
2 11 (10.68%) W3C
3 10 (9.71%) Enterprise Software
4 9 (8.74%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (5.83%) Replication
6 5 (4.85%) Open Source
6 5 (4.85%) Social Media
7 4 (3.88%) N-Tier
7 4 (3.88%) Data Protection Act
8 3 (2.91%) NHS
9 2 (1.94%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.97%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.97%) Clustering
10 1 (0.97%) Mathematics
10 1 (0.97%) Physics
10 1 (0.97%) Chemistry
Operating Systems
1 19 (18.45%) Windows
2 13 (12.62%) Android
3 11 (10.68%) Linux
3 11 (10.68%) Apple iOS
4 5 (4.85%) Windows 7
5 3 (2.91%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.94%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.97%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.97%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (30.10%) Scrum
1 31 (30.10%) TDD
2 30 (29.13%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (22.33%) MVC
4 18 (17.48%) Unit Testing
5 14 (13.59%) OO
6 12 (11.65%) Android Development
6 12 (11.65%) Web Application Development
7 11 (10.68%) iOS Development
7 11 (10.68%) Customer Engagement
7 11 (10.68%) MVVM
7 11 (10.68%) OOP
7 11 (10.68%) E-Commerce
7 11 (10.68%) SOA
7 11 (10.68%) Configuration Management
7 11 (10.68%) Data Management
8 10 (9.71%) Refactoring
9 9 (8.74%) Business Intelligence
9 9 (8.74%) Data Modelling
9 9 (8.74%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 57 (55.34%) JavaScript
2 55 (53.40%) C#
3 46 (44.66%) SQL
4 28 (27.18%) VB.NET
5 13 (12.62%) T-SQL
6 6 (5.83%) PowerShell
7 4 (3.88%) Java
8 2 (1.94%) PHP
8 2 (1.94%) VBScript
8 2 (1.94%) VB
8 2 (1.94%) VB6
Qualifications
1 29 (28.16%) Degree
2 20 (19.42%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (2.91%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.97%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.97%) PhD
4 1 (0.97%) CCNP
4 1 (0.97%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (12.62%) QA
2 4 (3.88%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (2.91%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.94%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.97%) Forefront TMG
3 1 (0.97%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (4.85%) Puppet
1 5 (4.85%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.94%) SCOM
Vendors
1 46 (44.66%) Microsoft
2 16 (15.53%) Telerik
3 4 (3.88%) Oracle
4 3 (2.91%) PeopleSoft
4 3 (2.91%) Sage
4 3 (2.91%) Primavera
5 2 (1.94%) Open Text
5 2 (1.94%) Sonus
5 2 (1.94%) Cognos
5 2 (1.94%) Cisco
5 2 (1.94%) HP
5 2 (1.94%) Juniper
6 1 (0.97%) Siemens
6 1 (0.97%) F5
6 1 (0.97%) VMware
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford
Spectrum IT
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Witney
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + good benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £40,000 to £43,000 per annum + Pension, Private Healthcare, 25 da
Posted: 4 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago