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

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 92 38 37
Rank change year-on-year
-54 -1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 22 141 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.45% 7.57% 5.35%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.99% 20.89% 14.24%
Number of salaries quoted 21 135 91
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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
552 675 688
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 36.46% 36.23% 37.53%
Number of salaries quoted 448 603 641
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £29,000 £30,150
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +1.26%

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 21 April 2015.

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 21 April 2015. 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 -37 8 £35,000 -6.66%
Wallingford - 4 £57,500 -
Witney +1 3 £40,000 -11.11% 3
Bicester - 1 £42,500 -
Kidlington - 1 - - 1
SQL Server 2008
South East

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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 74 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 61 (82.43%) .NET
3 55 (74.32%) ASP.NET
4 49 (66.22%) C#
5 47 (63.51%) JavaScript
6 34 (45.95%) CSS
7 33 (44.59%) SQL Server 2005
8 31 (41.89%) Agile Software Development
9 28 (37.84%) Microsoft
10 26 (35.14%) HTML
10 26 (35.14%) TDD
11 24 (32.43%) Web Services
11 24 (32.43%) Degree
12 22 (29.73%) Web Application Development
12 22 (29.73%) Scrum
13 21 (28.38%) WCF
14 20 (27.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 19 (25.68%) Ajax
15 19 (25.68%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 18 (24.32%) Windows
17 16 (21.62%) Computer Science
17 16 (21.62%) QA
17 16 (21.62%) jQuery
17 16 (21.62%) Enterprise Software
18 14 (18.92%) REST
18 14 (18.92%) MS Excel
18 14 (18.92%) MVC
19 13 (17.57%) Linux
19 13 (17.57%) OOP
19 13 (17.57%) XML

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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 8 (10.81%) CMS
1 8 (10.81%) IIS
1 8 (10.81%) SharePoint
1 8 (10.81%) Kentico
2 2 (2.70%) Lync
2 2 (2.70%) ColdFusion
3 1 (1.35%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.35%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (1.35%) MS Project Server
3 1 (1.35%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 14 (18.92%) MS Excel
2 5 (6.76%) MS Office
3 1 (1.35%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.70%) SaaS
2 1 (1.35%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (1.35%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.05%) DNS
2 2 (2.70%) VPLS
2 2 (2.70%) HSRP
2 2 (2.70%) Multicast
2 2 (2.70%) WAN
2 2 (2.70%) DHCP
2 2 (2.70%) RIP
2 2 (2.70%) SNMP
2 2 (2.70%) MPLS
2 2 (2.70%) OSPF
2 2 (2.70%) BGP
2 2 (2.70%) EIGRP
2 2 (2.70%) VRRP
3 1 (1.35%) Firewall
3 1 (1.35%) DMZ
3 1 (1.35%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 33 (44.59%) SQL Server 2005
3 20 (27.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (8.11%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (8.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (8.11%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (6.76%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 5 (6.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 5 (6.76%) Xcelsius
6 1 (1.35%) Big Data
6 1 (1.35%) Data Mining
6 1 (1.35%) MySQL
6 1 (1.35%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 11 (14.86%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (8.11%) Git (software)
3 4 (5.41%) Visual Studio
4 2 (2.70%) NUnit
4 2 (2.70%) Subversion
4 2 (2.70%) MSTest
General
1 9 (12.16%) Marketing
2 7 (9.46%) Finance
3 6 (8.11%) Back Office
4 5 (6.76%) Telecoms
4 5 (6.76%) Banking
5 4 (5.41%) Retail
6 2 (2.70%) Billing
Job Titles
1 67 (90.54%) Developer
2 37 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 24 (32.43%) ASP.NET Developer
4 18 (24.32%) Senior Developer
5 14 (18.92%) C# Developer
6 13 (17.57%) C# .NET Developer
7 10 (13.51%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 7 (9.46%) Junior C# .NET Developer
8 7 (9.46%) Junior Developer
8 7 (9.46%) Junior C# Developer
8 7 (9.46%) Junior
9 6 (8.11%) VB.NET Developer
9 6 (8.11%) SQL Developer
9 6 (8.11%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
10 5 (6.76%) Database Developer
10 5 (6.76%) SQL Database Developer
11 3 (4.05%) Development Manager
11 3 (4.05%) Junior .NET Developer
12 2 (2.70%) Senior .NET Developer
12 2 (2.70%) ColdFusion Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (82.43%) .NET
2 55 (74.32%) ASP.NET
3 34 (45.95%) CSS
4 26 (35.14%) HTML
5 24 (32.43%) Web Services
6 21 (28.38%) WCF
7 19 (25.68%) Ajax
7 19 (25.68%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 16 (21.62%) jQuery
9 14 (18.92%) REST
10 13 (17.57%) XML
11 8 (10.81%) XSLT
11 8 (10.81%) HTML5
12 7 (9.46%) WinForms
12 7 (9.46%) CSS3
12 7 (9.46%) ASP.NET Web API
12 7 (9.46%) ASP.NET MVC
12 7 (9.46%) .NET Framework
13 6 (8.11%) DHTML
13 6 (8.11%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 16 (21.62%) Computer Science
1 16 (21.62%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (8.11%) W3C
3 4 (5.41%) Mobile App
4 3 (4.05%) Xbox
5 1 (1.35%) User Experience
5 1 (1.35%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.35%) Clustering
5 1 (1.35%) Social Network
5 1 (1.35%) Semantic Web
5 1 (1.35%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 18 (24.32%) Windows
2 13 (17.57%) Linux
3 6 (8.11%) Android
3 6 (8.11%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.35%) UNIX
4 1 (1.35%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.35%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.35%) AIX
4 1 (1.35%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (41.89%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (35.14%) TDD
3 22 (29.73%) Scrum
3 22 (29.73%) Web Application Development
4 14 (18.92%) MVC
5 13 (17.57%) OOP
5 13 (17.57%) SOA
5 13 (17.57%) Refactoring
6 12 (16.22%) Customer Engagement
7 9 (12.16%) Configuration Management
7 9 (12.16%) E-Commerce
8 8 (10.81%) Unit Testing
9 6 (8.11%) Digital Marketing
9 6 (8.11%) Android Development
9 6 (8.11%) iOS Development
9 6 (8.11%) Performance Tuning
9 6 (8.11%) OO
9 6 (8.11%) MVVM
9 6 (8.11%) Web Design
9 6 (8.11%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 49 (66.22%) C#
2 47 (63.51%) JavaScript
3 12 (16.22%) VB.NET
4 11 (14.86%) SQL
5 6 (8.11%) T-SQL
6 5 (6.76%) VBA
7 1 (1.35%) VB6
7 1 (1.35%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.35%) VB
Qualifications
1 24 (32.43%) Degree
2 13 (17.57%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.35%) CCNP
3 1 (1.35%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (21.62%) QA
2 1 (1.35%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (2.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.35%) Forefront TMG
2 1 (1.35%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (2.70%) SCOM
2 1 (1.35%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 28 (37.84%) Microsoft
2 6 (8.11%) Telerik
3 5 (6.76%) Business Objects
4 4 (5.41%) Siemens
5 2 (2.70%) Oracle
5 2 (2.70%) VMware
5 2 (2.70%) Cisco
5 2 (2.70%) HP
5 2 (2.70%) Juniper
5 2 (2.70%) Sonus
6 1 (1.35%) Google
6 1 (1.35%) F5
6 1 (1.35%) Red Hat
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