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

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 100 41 30
Rank change year-on-year
-59 -11
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 10 85 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.68% 5.45% 6.75%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.45% 14.71% 15.53%
Number of salaries quoted 8 80 114
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £39,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £32,250 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,250 £49,250
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
408 578 760
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 27.64% 37.05% 43.50%
Number of salaries quoted 344 514 670
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £55,000 £63,100
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +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 4 August 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 4 August 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 -23 4 £41,250 -8.33% 1
Witney -1 1 £40,000 -5.88% 2
Banbury -6 1 £32,500 -22.61%
SQL Server 2008
South East

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 31 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 20 (64.52%) C#
2 20 (64.52%) .NET
3 16 (51.61%) ASP.NET
4 15 (48.39%) SQL
5 14 (45.16%) SQL Server 2005
6 11 (35.48%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (29.03%) Microsoft
8 8 (25.81%) T-SQL
8 8 (25.81%) HTML
8 8 (25.81%) Windows
9 7 (22.58%) Visual Studio
9 7 (22.58%) Team Foundation Server
9 7 (22.58%) SQL Server 2012
9 7 (22.58%) Performance Tuning
10 6 (19.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 6 (19.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 6 (19.35%) CSS
10 6 (19.35%) Web Services
10 6 (19.35%) JavaScript
10 6 (19.35%) MVC
10 6 (19.35%) Web Application Development
11 5 (16.13%) ASP.NET Web API
11 5 (16.13%) SDLC
11 5 (16.13%) Finance
11 5 (16.13%) Data Warehouse
11 5 (16.13%) E-Commerce
11 5 (16.13%) Marketing
11 5 (16.13%) .NET Framework
11 5 (16.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 4 (12.90%) CMS
1 4 (12.90%) Kentico
2 2 (6.45%) ColdFusion
3 1 (3.23%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (3.23%) IIS
3 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.23%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (12.90%) MS Excel
2 3 (9.68%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) SaaS
2 1 (3.23%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.45%) Firewall
2 1 (3.23%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (3.23%) VLAN
2 1 (3.23%) Network Security
2 1 (3.23%) LAN
2 1 (3.23%) VoIP
2 1 (3.23%) WAN
2 1 (3.23%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.23%) VPN
2 1 (3.23%) DNS
2 1 (3.23%) DMZ
2 1 (3.23%) OSPF
2 1 (3.23%) BGP
2 1 (3.23%) EIGRP
2 1 (3.23%) H.323
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 14 (45.16%) SQL Server 2005
3 7 (22.58%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (19.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (19.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (16.13%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (16.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (9.68%) Xcelsius
6 3 (9.68%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 3 (9.68%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (6.45%) Relational Database
8 1 (3.23%) Big Data
8 1 (3.23%) MySQL
8 1 (3.23%) Data Mining
8 1 (3.23%) Star Schema
8 1 (3.23%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 7 (22.58%) Visual Studio
1 7 (22.58%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.23%) Subversion
General
1 5 (16.13%) Finance
1 5 (16.13%) Marketing
2 2 (6.45%) Telecoms
2 2 (6.45%) Banking
3 1 (3.23%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (74.19%) Developer
2 11 (35.48%) .NET Developer
3 7 (22.58%) Senior Developer
4 6 (19.35%) C# Developer
4 6 (19.35%) C# .NET Developer
5 5 (16.13%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 5 (16.13%) Administrator
6 4 (12.90%) DBA
6 4 (12.90%) Software Developer
6 4 (12.90%) SQL Developer
6 4 (12.90%) SQL DBA
6 4 (12.90%) Senior .NET Developer
6 4 (12.90%) ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (9.68%) Database Developer
7 3 (9.68%) Development Manager
7 3 (9.68%) Server Administrator
7 3 (9.68%) SQL Database Developer
7 3 (9.68%) Junior C# Developer
7 3 (9.68%) Junior C# .NET Developer
7 3 (9.68%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (64.52%) .NET
2 16 (51.61%) ASP.NET
3 8 (25.81%) HTML
4 6 (19.35%) CSS
4 6 (19.35%) Web Services
5 5 (16.13%) .NET Framework
5 5 (16.13%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (16.13%) ASP.NET Web API
6 4 (12.90%) Entity Framework
6 4 (12.90%) REST
6 4 (12.90%) WCF
7 3 (9.68%) WinForms
7 3 (9.68%) AngularJS
7 3 (9.68%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 3 (9.68%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (6.45%) CSS3
8 2 (6.45%) Ajax
8 2 (6.45%) HTML5
8 2 (6.45%) jQuery
8 2 (6.45%) ColdBox
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.68%) Replication
1 3 (9.68%) Computer Science
1 3 (9.68%) Mobile App
1 3 (9.68%) Enterprise Software
1 3 (9.68%) Xbox
2 2 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.23%) N-Tier
3 1 (3.23%) User Experience
3 1 (3.23%) Social Network
3 1 (3.23%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 8 (25.81%) Windows
2 1 (3.23%) AIX
2 1 (3.23%) Solaris
2 1 (3.23%) Linux
2 1 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (3.23%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (35.48%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (22.58%) Performance Tuning
3 6 (19.35%) Web Application Development
3 6 (19.35%) MVC
4 5 (16.13%) E-Commerce
4 5 (16.13%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (16.13%) SDLC
5 4 (12.90%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (12.90%) TDD
5 4 (12.90%) Mentoring
6 3 (9.68%) Coaching
6 3 (9.68%) People Management
6 3 (9.68%) Mobile Application Development
6 3 (9.68%) Line Management
6 3 (9.68%) Requirements Analysis
6 3 (9.68%) Scrum
6 3 (9.68%) RAD
6 3 (9.68%) CRM
6 3 (9.68%) Configuration Management
7 2 (6.45%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 20 (64.52%) C#
2 15 (48.39%) SQL
3 8 (25.81%) T-SQL
4 6 (19.35%) JavaScript
5 3 (9.68%) VBA
6 2 (6.45%) Java
7 1 (3.23%) VB
7 1 (3.23%) VB6
Qualifications
1 4 (12.90%) Degree
2 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.23%) MCSE
2 1 (3.23%) MCSA
2 1 (3.23%) CCNP
2 1 (3.23%) CCNA
2 1 (3.23%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.68%) QA
2 1 (3.23%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (6.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.23%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 9 (29.03%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.45%) VMware
3 1 (3.23%) Telerik
3 1 (3.23%) Google
3 1 (3.23%) Sencha
3 1 (3.23%) HP
3 1 (3.23%) Red Hat
3 1 (3.23%) Oracle
3 1 (3.23%) Cisco
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