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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 71 30 27
Rank change year-on-year
-41 -3
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 48 115 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 3.39% 7.49% 7.44%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.21% 18.34% 17.46%
Number of salaries quoted 44 108 145
Average salary £37,750 £38,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.30% -4.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £47,500 £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
521 627 836
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 36.82% 40.85% 42.59%
Number of salaries quoted 471 547 805
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £31,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 30 January 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 30 January 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 -32 14 £30,000 -14.28% 1
Wallingford -6 13 £42,000 +12.00%
Abingdon -16 7 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Witney +2 4 £35,000 -9.67% 1
Thame +1 1 £38,500 -1.28%
SQL Server 2008
South East

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 94 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 68 (72.34%) .NET
3 64 (68.09%) JavaScript
4 55 (58.51%) ASP.NET
5 53 (56.38%) C#
6 50 (53.19%) CSS
7 45 (47.87%) SQL Server 2005
8 41 (43.62%) HTML
9 39 (41.49%) Microsoft
10 37 (39.36%) TDD
11 34 (36.17%) Scrum
11 34 (36.17%) Web Services
11 34 (36.17%) Degree
12 32 (34.04%) Agile Software Development
13 31 (32.98%) Ajax
14 30 (31.91%) jQuery
15 28 (29.79%) WCF
15 28 (29.79%) MS Excel
16 27 (28.72%) SQL
16 27 (28.72%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 26 (27.66%) XML
18 23 (24.47%) VB.NET
18 23 (24.47%) Microsoft Certification
19 22 (23.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 19 (20.21%) MVC
20 19 (20.21%) Windows
20 19 (20.21%) Web Application Development
21 18 (19.15%) XSLT
22 17 (18.09%) SharePoint
22 17 (18.09%) .NET Framework

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 17 (18.09%) SharePoint
2 12 (12.77%) IIS
3 7 (7.45%) ColdFusion
3 7 (7.45%) CMS
4 4 (4.26%) SharePoint 2010
4 4 (4.26%) Kentico
5 3 (3.19%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (2.13%) Lync
7 1 (1.06%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 28 (29.79%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.13%) MS Office
3 1 (1.06%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.19%) DNS
2 2 (2.13%) EIGRP
2 2 (2.13%) VRRP
2 2 (2.13%) MPLS
2 2 (2.13%) OSPF
2 2 (2.13%) BGP
2 2 (2.13%) WAN
2 2 (2.13%) DHCP
2 2 (2.13%) RIP
2 2 (2.13%) SNMP
2 2 (2.13%) HSRP
2 2 (2.13%) Multicast
2 2 (2.13%) VPLS
3 1 (1.06%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 94 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 45 (47.87%) SQL Server 2005
3 22 (23.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 14 (14.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 13 (13.83%) SQL Server 2012
6 10 (10.64%) Data Warehouse
7 8 (8.51%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 6 (6.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (3.19%) MS Access
10 2 (2.13%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
10 2 (2.13%) Xcelsius
11 1 (1.06%) Oracle Database
11 1 (1.06%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 13 (13.83%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (11.70%) Git (software)
3 6 (6.38%) NUnit
4 2 (2.13%) MSTest
5 1 (1.06%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.06%) Subversion
General
1 11 (11.70%) Back Office
2 5 (5.32%) Retail
3 4 (4.26%) Marketing
4 3 (3.19%) Banking
4 3 (3.19%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.19%) Finance
5 2 (2.13%) Billing
6 1 (1.06%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 83 (88.30%) Developer
2 45 (47.87%) .NET Developer
3 27 (28.72%) ASP.NET Developer
4 17 (18.09%) Senior Developer
5 11 (11.70%) SQL Developer
6 10 (10.64%) C# Developer
7 8 (8.51%) C# .NET Developer
8 7 (7.45%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
8 7 (7.45%) ColdFusion Developer
8 7 (7.45%) VB.NET Developer
9 6 (6.38%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 4 (4.26%) Applications Support
10 4 (4.26%) Junior Developer
10 4 (4.26%) Junior C# Developer
10 4 (4.26%) Junior
10 4 (4.26%) Junior C# .NET Developer
11 2 (2.13%) Administrator
11 2 (2.13%) Support Analyst
11 2 (2.13%) Database Analyst
11 2 (2.13%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (72.34%) .NET
2 55 (58.51%) ASP.NET
3 50 (53.19%) CSS
4 41 (43.62%) HTML
5 34 (36.17%) Web Services
6 31 (32.98%) Ajax
7 30 (31.91%) jQuery
8 28 (29.79%) WCF
9 27 (28.72%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 26 (27.66%) XML
11 18 (19.15%) XSLT
12 17 (18.09%) .NET Framework
13 16 (17.02%) REST
14 12 (12.77%) WPF
14 12 (12.77%) WinForms
15 11 (11.70%) DHTML
15 11 (11.70%) LINQ
15 11 (11.70%) RESTful
15 11 (11.70%) ASP.NET MVC
15 11 (11.70%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 16 (17.02%) Computer Science
2 15 (15.96%) Enterprise Software
3 11 (11.70%) W3C
4 5 (5.32%) Mobile App
5 3 (3.19%) NHS
6 1 (1.06%) Open Source
6 1 (1.06%) Social Media
6 1 (1.06%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 19 (20.21%) Windows
2 15 (15.96%) Linux
3 12 (12.77%) Android
4 11 (11.70%) Apple iOS
5 2 (2.13%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.06%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.06%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (39.36%) TDD
2 34 (36.17%) Scrum
3 32 (34.04%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (20.21%) MVC
4 19 (20.21%) Web Application Development
5 15 (15.96%) Refactoring
5 15 (15.96%) Customer Engagement
5 15 (15.96%) OOP
5 15 (15.96%) SOA
6 13 (13.83%) Unit Testing
7 11 (11.70%) Data Management
7 11 (11.70%) OO
7 11 (11.70%) Configuration Management
7 11 (11.70%) MVVM
7 11 (11.70%) Android Development
7 11 (11.70%) iOS Development
8 8 (8.51%) Data Modelling
8 8 (8.51%) Business Intelligence
9 7 (7.45%) E-Commerce
9 7 (7.45%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 64 (68.09%) JavaScript
2 53 (56.38%) C#
3 27 (28.72%) SQL
4 23 (24.47%) VB.NET
5 2 (2.13%) VBA
5 2 (2.13%) T-SQL
5 2 (2.13%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.06%) VB
6 1 (1.06%) VB6
Qualifications
1 34 (36.17%) Degree
2 23 (24.47%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (3.19%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.06%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.06%) CCNP
4 1 (1.06%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (15.96%) QA
2 2 (2.13%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (2.13%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.06%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 2 (2.13%) SCOM
2 1 (1.06%) Puppet
2 1 (1.06%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 39 (41.49%) Microsoft
2 11 (11.70%) Telerik
3 4 (4.26%) Oracle
3 4 (4.26%) Siemens
4 3 (3.19%) Primavera
4 3 (3.19%) Sage
4 3 (3.19%) PeopleSoft
5 2 (2.13%) Open Text
5 2 (2.13%) Cognos
5 2 (2.13%) Business Objects
5 2 (2.13%) HP
5 2 (2.13%) Juniper
5 2 (2.13%) Cisco
5 2 (2.13%) Sonus
6 1 (1.06%) F5
6 1 (1.06%) VMware
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