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

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 99 35 29
Rank change year-on-year
-64 -6
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 15 131 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.98% 7.71% 6.27%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.02% 19.88% 14.59%
Number of salaries quoted 13 119 108
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,700 £28,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £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
496 659 788
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 32.35% 38.76% 42.99%
Number of salaries quoted 411 610 683
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 £29,600 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +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 2 June 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 2 June 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
Witney +1 4 £43,750 -2.77% 2
Oxford -35 3 £45,000 +20.00%
Bicester - 1 £42,500 -
Kidlington - 1 - -
SQL Server 2008
South East

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 57 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 47 (82.46%) .NET
3 45 (78.95%) ASP.NET
4 41 (71.93%) C#
5 27 (47.37%) JavaScript
5 27 (47.37%) SQL Server 2005
6 26 (45.61%) Agile Software Development
7 22 (38.60%) Microsoft
8 20 (35.09%) CSS
9 17 (29.82%) HTML
9 17 (29.82%) TDD
10 16 (28.07%) Web Application Development
11 15 (26.32%) MVC
11 15 (26.32%) Web Services
12 14 (24.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 12 (21.05%) WCF
13 12 (21.05%) Windows
14 11 (19.30%) SQL
14 11 (19.30%) Computer Science
14 11 (19.30%) QA
14 11 (19.30%) Degree
14 11 (19.30%) Scrum
14 11 (19.30%) REST
14 11 (19.30%) Enterprise Software
15 10 (17.54%) Ajax
15 10 (17.54%) MS Excel
16 9 (15.79%) E-Commerce
16 9 (15.79%) Marketing
16 9 (15.79%) ASP.NET MVC
17 8 (14.04%) Kentico

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 (14.04%) Kentico
1 8 (14.04%) CMS
2 2 (3.51%) ColdFusion
3 1 (1.75%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.75%) IIS
3 1 (1.75%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (1.75%) Lync
Applications
1 10 (17.54%) MS Excel
2 5 (8.77%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.51%) SaaS
2 1 (1.75%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.75%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.75%) DMZ
1 1 (1.75%) MPLS
1 1 (1.75%) OSPF
1 1 (1.75%) BGP
1 1 (1.75%) WAN
1 1 (1.75%) DHCP
1 1 (1.75%) RIP
1 1 (1.75%) SNMP
1 1 (1.75%) DNS
1 1 (1.75%) Firewall
1 1 (1.75%) EIGRP
1 1 (1.75%) VRRP
1 1 (1.75%) VPLS
1 1 (1.75%) HSRP
1 1 (1.75%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 27 (47.37%) SQL Server 2005
3 14 (24.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (12.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (12.28%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (10.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 6 (10.53%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (8.77%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 5 (8.77%) Xcelsius
7 2 (3.51%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.75%) MySQL
8 1 (1.75%) Data Mining
8 1 (1.75%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 6 (10.53%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (7.02%) Visual Studio
3 2 (3.51%) MSTest
3 2 (3.51%) Subversion
3 2 (3.51%) NUnit
General
1 9 (15.79%) Marketing
2 7 (12.28%) Finance
3 5 (8.77%) Banking
3 5 (8.77%) Telecoms
4 4 (7.02%) Retail
5 1 (1.75%) Billing
Job Titles
1 51 (89.47%) Developer
2 26 (45.61%) .NET Developer
3 17 (29.82%) ASP.NET Developer
4 15 (26.32%) Senior Developer
5 14 (24.56%) C# Developer
6 13 (22.81%) C# .NET Developer
7 10 (17.54%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 7 (12.28%) Junior
8 7 (12.28%) Junior Developer
8 7 (12.28%) Junior C# Developer
8 7 (12.28%) Junior C# .NET Developer
9 6 (10.53%) SQL Developer
10 5 (8.77%) Database Developer
10 5 (8.77%) VB.NET Developer
10 5 (8.77%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
10 5 (8.77%) SQL Database Developer
11 4 (7.02%) Senior .NET Developer
11 4 (7.02%) Software Developer
12 3 (5.26%) Development Manager
12 3 (5.26%) Junior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (82.46%) .NET
2 45 (78.95%) ASP.NET
3 20 (35.09%) CSS
4 17 (29.82%) HTML
5 15 (26.32%) Web Services
6 12 (21.05%) WCF
7 11 (19.30%) REST
8 10 (17.54%) Ajax
9 9 (15.79%) ASP.NET MVC
10 7 (12.28%) jQuery
10 7 (12.28%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 6 (10.53%) HTML5
12 5 (8.77%) XML
12 5 (8.77%) CSS3
12 5 (8.77%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 4 (7.02%) AngularJS
13 4 (7.02%) Razor View Engine
14 3 (5.26%) WinForms
14 3 (5.26%) .NET Framework
14 3 (5.26%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 11 (19.30%) Computer Science
1 11 (19.30%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (7.02%) Mobile App
3 3 (5.26%) Xbox
4 1 (1.75%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.75%) Replication
4 1 (1.75%) Semantic Web
4 1 (1.75%) Social Network
4 1 (1.75%) User Experience
4 1 (1.75%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 12 (21.05%) Windows
2 7 (12.28%) Linux
3 1 (1.75%) UNIX
3 1 (1.75%) AIX
3 1 (1.75%) Solaris
3 1 (1.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (45.61%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (29.82%) TDD
3 16 (28.07%) Web Application Development
4 15 (26.32%) MVC
5 11 (19.30%) Scrum
6 9 (15.79%) E-Commerce
7 8 (14.04%) Refactoring
7 8 (14.04%) OOP
7 8 (14.04%) SOA
8 6 (10.53%) Performance Tuning
8 6 (10.53%) Customer Engagement
8 6 (10.53%) Digital Marketing
8 6 (10.53%) Web Design
9 5 (8.77%) RAD
9 5 (8.77%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (8.77%) SDLC
10 4 (7.02%) Mentoring
10 4 (7.02%) Mobile Application Development
10 4 (7.02%) E-business
11 3 (5.26%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 41 (71.93%) C#
2 27 (47.37%) JavaScript
3 11 (19.30%) SQL
4 7 (12.28%) T-SQL
5 5 (8.77%) VB.NET
5 5 (8.77%) VBA
6 2 (3.51%) Java
7 1 (1.75%) VB
7 1 (1.75%) VB6
Qualifications
1 11 (19.30%) Degree
2 8 (14.04%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (19.30%) QA
2 1 (1.75%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (1.75%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.75%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (1.75%) SCOM
Vendors
1 22 (38.60%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.77%) Business Objects
3 4 (7.02%) Siemens
4 1 (1.75%) Oracle
4 1 (1.75%) HP
4 1 (1.75%) Juniper
4 1 (1.75%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.75%) Cisco
4 1 (1.75%) VMware
4 1 (1.75%) Google
4 1 (1.75%) Sonus
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