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 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 64 33 33
Rank change year-on-year
-31 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 53 117 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 3.58% 6.93% 5.85%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 11.16% 17.78% 14.47%
Number of salaries quoted 47 105 94
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
475 658 691
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 32.05% 38.98% 40.43%
Number of salaries quoted 394 605 643
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £65,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 September 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 30 September 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 -26 12 £45,000 +20.00% 3
Abingdon -15 8 £31,250 -37.50%
Witney +3 7 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Banbury 0 2 £22,000 -48.23%
Burford - 2 £42,492 -
SQL Server 2008
South East

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 September 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.

1 161 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 100 (62.11%) .NET
3 99 (61.49%) C#
4 91 (56.52%) SQL Server 2005
5 88 (54.66%) SQL
6 86 (53.42%) Microsoft
7 81 (50.31%) SQL Server 2012
8 72 (44.72%) HTML
9 70 (43.48%) JavaScript
10 66 (40.99%) CSS
11 64 (39.75%) ASP.NET
12 58 (36.02%) MVC
13 50 (31.06%) .NET Framework
14 46 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
14 46 (28.57%) MS Excel
15 40 (24.84%) Web Services
15 40 (24.84%) VB.NET
16 37 (22.98%) T-SQL
17 33 (20.50%) WCF
18 32 (19.88%) XML
19 31 (19.25%) jQuery
19 31 (19.25%) Team Foundation Server
20 27 (16.77%) Software Engineering
20 27 (16.77%) Scrum
20 27 (16.77%) TDD
21 26 (16.15%) Agile Software Development
21 26 (16.15%) Business Intelligence
21 26 (16.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
21 26 (16.15%) HTML5
22 25 (15.53%) Ajax

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 11 (6.83%) WebSphere
2 9 (5.59%) SharePoint
3 6 (3.73%) IIS
4 3 (1.86%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (1.86%) MS Exchange
4 3 (1.86%) ColdFusion
4 3 (1.86%) CMS
4 3 (1.86%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (1.86%) Node.js
5 2 (1.24%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (1.24%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (1.24%) Lync
Applications
1 46 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.24%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.86%) SaaS
1 3 (1.86%) GitHub
2 1 (0.62%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.11%) Internet
2 1 (0.62%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 161 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 91 (56.52%) SQL Server 2005
3 81 (50.31%) SQL Server 2012
4 26 (16.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 25 (15.53%) Data Warehouse
6 21 (13.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 21 (13.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 11 (6.83%) Relational Database
8 9 (5.59%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 8 (4.97%) Crystal Reports
10 3 (1.86%) MS Access
10 3 (1.86%) Oracle Database 11g
10 3 (1.86%) Apache Cassandra
10 3 (1.86%) Oracle Database
10 3 (1.86%) Redis
10 3 (1.86%) Big Data
11 2 (1.24%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
11 2 (1.24%) OLAP
11 2 (1.24%) MySQL
11 2 (1.24%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 31 (19.25%) Team Foundation Server
2 24 (14.91%) Visual Studio
3 15 (9.32%) NUnit
4 7 (4.35%) Subversion
5 6 (3.73%) Git (software)
6 4 (2.48%) Jenkins
7 2 (1.24%) MSTest
7 2 (1.24%) Moq
General
1 12 (7.45%) Finance
2 8 (4.97%) Banking
3 4 (2.48%) Back Office
4 3 (1.86%) Retail
4 3 (1.86%) Games
5 2 (1.24%) Advertising
6 1 (0.62%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.62%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 119 (73.91%) Developer
2 56 (34.78%) .NET Developer
3 40 (24.84%) C# Developer
4 31 (19.25%) C# .NET Developer
5 25 (15.53%) SQL Developer
6 23 (14.29%) SQL DBA
6 23 (14.29%) Software Engineer
6 23 (14.29%) DBA
7 17 (10.56%) Senior Developer
8 16 (9.94%) Web Developer
8 16 (9.94%) Software Developer
8 16 (9.94%) SQL Server DBA
9 15 (9.32%) SQL Server Developer
10 14 (8.70%) C# Software Engineer
11 13 (8.07%) Administrator
11 13 (8.07%) .NET Software Engineer
12 12 (7.45%) Server Administrator
13 10 (6.21%) C# Web Developer
14 9 (5.59%) Senior C# Developer
14 9 (5.59%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 100 (62.11%) .NET
2 72 (44.72%) HTML
3 66 (40.99%) CSS
4 64 (39.75%) ASP.NET
5 50 (31.06%) .NET Framework
6 46 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
7 40 (24.84%) Web Services
8 33 (20.50%) WCF
9 32 (19.88%) XML
10 31 (19.25%) jQuery
11 26 (16.15%) HTML5
12 25 (15.53%) Ajax
13 23 (14.29%) ADO.NET
14 22 (13.66%) XSLT
14 22 (13.66%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 16 (9.94%) LINQ
15 16 (9.94%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 15 (9.32%) CSS3
17 14 (8.70%) WPF
18 11 (6.83%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (6.83%) NHS
2 10 (6.21%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (5.59%) Open Source
4 8 (4.97%) Mobile App
5 7 (4.35%) Replication
6 5 (3.11%) Data Protection Act
6 5 (3.11%) N-Tier
6 5 (3.11%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (3.11%) Social Media
7 4 (2.48%) W3C
8 3 (1.86%) Computer Science
9 2 (1.24%) Mathematics
9 2 (1.24%) Physics
10 1 (0.62%) Chemistry
10 1 (0.62%) AS400
10 1 (0.62%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 11 (6.83%) Android
2 9 (5.59%) Apple iOS
3 8 (4.97%) Windows
4 6 (3.73%) Windows 7
5 4 (2.48%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (1.86%) Windows 8
6 3 (1.86%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.62%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (36.02%) MVC
2 27 (16.77%) Scrum
2 27 (16.77%) TDD
2 27 (16.77%) Software Engineering
3 26 (16.15%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (16.15%) Business Intelligence
4 22 (13.66%) Data Modelling
4 22 (13.66%) Unit Testing
5 18 (11.18%) OO
6 17 (10.56%) E-Commerce
6 17 (10.56%) Mentoring
7 13 (8.07%) Performance Tuning
8 10 (6.21%) Android Development
9 9 (5.59%) iOS Development
10 8 (4.97%) Mobile Application Development
10 8 (4.97%) User Acceptance Testing
11 6 (3.73%) Data Protection
12 5 (3.11%) Data Migration
12 5 (3.11%) Capacity Planning
12 5 (3.11%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 99 (61.49%) C#
2 88 (54.66%) SQL
3 70 (43.48%) JavaScript
4 40 (24.84%) VB.NET
5 37 (22.98%) T-SQL
6 21 (13.04%) Java
7 11 (6.83%) VBScript
8 9 (5.59%) PowerShell
9 8 (4.97%) VB6
9 8 (4.97%) VB
10 7 (4.35%) PHP
11 5 (3.11%) C++
12 3 (1.86%) C
13 2 (1.24%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 23 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (4.97%) Degree
3 3 (1.86%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.24%) PhD
5 1 (0.62%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.48%) SLA
2 3 (1.86%) QA
System Software
1 5 (3.11%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.24%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.62%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (5.59%) Puppet
1 9 (5.59%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.24%) SCCM
2 2 (1.24%) SCOM
Vendors
1 86 (53.42%) Microsoft
2 9 (5.59%) Telerik
3 6 (3.73%) Oracle
4 3 (1.86%) PeopleSoft
4 3 (1.86%) Sage
4 3 (1.86%) Primavera
5 2 (1.24%) Open Text
5 2 (1.24%) Cognos
6 1 (0.62%) IBM
6 1 (0.62%) VMware
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