The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 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 over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 9 5 4
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 274 435 568
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 17.97% 24.34% 27.76%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 53.41% 55.13% 64.47%
Number of salaries quoted 249 407 544
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
SQL Server
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
513 789 881
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 33.64% 44.15% 43.06%
Number of salaries quoted 456 700 836
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 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £67,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Oxfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Oxfordshire region.

SQL Server Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

SQL Server
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 within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 18 December 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 -6 100 £35,000 - 16
Wallingford +2 21 £38,000 -5.00% 1
Abingdon -8 21 £40,000 -11.11% 5
Henley-on-Thames +4 15 £32,500 -30.48% 1
Bicester -4 7 £27,500 -21.42%
Banbury +6 6 £35,500 -11.25% 1
Witney +3 6 £42,500 +6.25% 2
Thame -2 4 £35,000 -22.22%
Kidlington -5 2 £37,500 +41.50%
Wantage - 1 £50,000 -
SQL Server
South East

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire region citing SQL Server 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.

1 422 (75.36%) .NET
2 355 (63.39%) C#
3 326 (58.21%) ASP.NET
4 277 (49.46%) JavaScript
5 233 (41.61%) SQL
6 220 (39.29%) HTML
7 211 (37.68%) CSS
8 187 (33.39%) Agile Software Development
9 185 (33.04%) MVC
10 166 (29.64%) Microsoft
11 138 (24.64%) ASP.NET MVC
12 129 (23.04%) jQuery
13 125 (22.32%) XML
14 122 (21.79%) TDD
15 114 (20.36%) Degree
16 110 (19.64%) MS Excel
17 109 (19.46%) Scrum
18 106 (18.93%) Windows
19 103 (18.39%) SQL Server 2008
20 98 (17.50%) Web Services
21 97 (17.32%) .NET Framework
22 90 (16.07%) Ajax
23 87 (15.54%) ASP.NET Web API
24 81 (14.46%) SQL Server 2005
25 80 (14.29%) OO
26 75 (13.39%) VB.NET
26 75 (13.39%) WCF
27 74 (13.21%) Software Engineering
28 72 (12.86%) SQL Server 2012
29 70 (12.50%) IIS

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire region citing SQL Server 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 70 (12.50%) IIS
2 56 (10.00%) SharePoint
3 26 (4.64%) SharePoint 2010
4 25 (4.46%) SharePoint 2013
5 20 (3.57%) MS Exchange
6 17 (3.04%) Apache
6 17 (3.04%) Tomcat
6 17 (3.04%) Node.js
7 16 (2.86%) ColdFusion
8 15 (2.68%) JBoss
9 13 (2.32%) CMS
10 10 (1.79%) WebSphere
10 10 (1.79%) Drupal
11 9 (1.61%) OpenEdge
12 8 (1.43%) WebSphere Application Server
12 8 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2013
12 8 (1.43%) Lync
13 7 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2010
14 6 (1.07%) Umbraco
14 6 (1.07%) nginx
Applications
1 110 (19.64%) MS Excel
2 26 (4.64%) MS Office
3 3 (0.54%) MS Project
4 2 (0.36%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.18%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 6 (1.07%) Agresso
2 5 (0.89%) Retail-J
3 4 (0.71%) Oracle Cash Management
4 3 (0.54%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.36%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.36%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.18%) nopCommerce
Cloud Services
1 43 (7.68%) Microsoft Azure
2 23 (4.11%) SaaS
3 19 (3.39%) Office 365
4 6 (1.07%) GitHub
4 6 (1.07%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.36%) Heroku
5 2 (0.36%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (5.18%) Internet
2 18 (3.21%) HTTP
2 18 (3.21%) Firewall
3 16 (2.86%) DNS
4 15 (2.68%) Intranet
5 12 (2.14%) TCP/IP
5 12 (2.14%) VPN
6 9 (1.61%) SAN
7 7 (1.25%) DHCP
7 7 (1.25%) WAN
7 7 (1.25%) iSCSI
7 7 (1.25%) Wireless
8 5 (0.89%) MPLS
9 4 (0.71%) IP Telephony
9 4 (0.71%) Structured Cabling
9 4 (0.71%) GPRS
9 4 (0.71%) VoIP
9 4 (0.71%) WLAN
10 2 (0.36%) LAN
10 2 (0.36%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 103 (18.39%) SQL Server 2008
2 81 (14.46%) SQL Server 2005
3 72 (12.86%) SQL Server 2012
4 58 (10.36%) NoSQL
5 55 (9.82%) MySQL
6 50 (8.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 40 (7.14%) CouchDB
7 40 (7.14%) MongoDB
8 27 (4.82%) Data Warehouse
9 26 (4.64%) RavenDB
10 25 (4.46%) Relational Database
11 24 (4.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 18 (3.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 13 (2.32%) Big Data
14 11 (1.96%) PostgreSQL
14 11 (1.96%) RDBMS
15 9 (1.61%) SQL Server 2000
15 9 (1.61%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 8 (1.43%) Oracle Database
17 7 (1.25%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 47 (8.39%) Team Foundation Server
2 43 (7.68%) Git (software)
3 30 (5.36%) Visual Studio
4 18 (3.21%) NUnit
4 18 (3.21%) Subversion
5 12 (2.14%) JIRA
6 8 (1.43%) MSTest
7 7 (1.25%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 7 (1.25%) Oracle Forms
7 7 (1.25%) Bugzilla
8 6 (1.07%) Selenium
9 5 (0.89%) Mercurial
9 5 (0.89%) Hudson
9 5 (0.89%) SpecFlow
10 4 (0.71%) Maven
11 3 (0.54%) Moq
12 2 (0.36%) Trac
12 2 (0.36%) Oracle APEX
12 2 (0.36%) PEAR
12 2 (0.36%) PHPUnit
General
1 46 (8.21%) Finance
2 17 (3.04%) Retail
3 15 (2.68%) Back Office
4 13 (2.32%) Marketing
5 12 (2.14%) Games
6 9 (1.61%) Advertising
7 6 (1.07%) Local Government
8 5 (0.89%) Pharmaceutical
8 5 (0.89%) French Language
8 5 (0.89%) German Language
9 4 (0.71%) Banking
9 4 (0.71%) Publishing
9 4 (0.71%) Legal
9 4 (0.71%) Telecoms
10 2 (0.36%) Automotive
10 2 (0.36%) Military
10 2 (0.36%) Avionics
10 2 (0.36%) Billing
11 1 (0.18%) Law
11 1 (0.18%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 398 (71.07%) Developer
2 239 (42.68%) .NET Developer
3 115 (20.54%) C# Developer
4 92 (16.43%) C# .NET Developer
5 84 (15.00%) ASP.NET Developer
6 68 (12.14%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 60 (10.71%) Web Developer
8 59 (10.54%) Software Developer
9 58 (10.36%) Senior Developer
10 45 (8.04%) Junior
11 44 (7.86%) Analyst
11 44 (7.86%) Graduate
12 38 (6.79%) Software Engineer
13 36 (6.43%) Graduate Developer
14 35 (6.25%) Support Analyst
15 34 (6.07%) Senior .NET Developer
15 34 (6.07%) Junior Developer
16 32 (5.71%) Graduate Software Developer
17 29 (5.18%) DBA
17 29 (5.18%) C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 422 (75.36%) .NET
2 326 (58.21%) ASP.NET
3 220 (39.29%) HTML
4 211 (37.68%) CSS
5 138 (24.64%) ASP.NET MVC
6 129 (23.04%) jQuery
7 125 (22.32%) XML
8 98 (17.50%) Web Services
9 97 (17.32%) .NET Framework
10 90 (16.07%) Ajax
11 87 (15.54%) ASP.NET Web API
12 75 (13.39%) WCF
13 65 (11.61%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 55 (9.82%) AngularJS
15 45 (8.04%) KnockoutJS
16 42 (7.50%) HTML5
17 38 (6.79%) RESTful
18 37 (6.61%) WPF
19 32 (5.71%) XSLT
20 29 (5.18%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 61 (10.89%) Computer Science
2 49 (8.75%) Analytical Skills
3 29 (5.18%) Enterprise Software
4 21 (3.75%) Open Source
5 20 (3.57%) Mathematics
6 13 (2.32%) GIS
6 13 (2.32%) Management Information System
7 12 (2.14%) Mobile App
8 11 (1.96%) Client/Server
8 11 (1.96%) W3C
9 10 (1.79%) Social Media
10 6 (1.07%) Visualisation
10 6 (1.07%) Data Structures
10 6 (1.07%) Replication
11 5 (0.89%) EPoS
11 5 (0.89%) Physics
11 5 (0.89%) Chemistry
11 5 (0.89%) Biotechnology
11 5 (0.89%) Algorithms
11 5 (0.89%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 106 (18.93%) Windows
2 24 (4.29%) Linux
3 22 (3.93%) Windows Server 2008
4 20 (3.57%) Windows 7
5 19 (3.39%) Android
6 14 (2.50%) Windows Server 2003
7 13 (2.32%) Apple iOS
8 11 (1.96%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (1.07%) Windows 8
10 5 (0.89%) Windows Mobile
11 1 (0.18%) Embedded Linux
11 1 (0.18%) Windows Phone
11 1 (0.18%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 187 (33.39%) Agile Software Development
2 185 (33.04%) MVC
3 122 (21.79%) TDD
4 109 (19.46%) Scrum
5 80 (14.29%) OO
6 74 (13.21%) Software Engineering
7 38 (6.79%) BDD
8 34 (6.07%) Web Application Development
9 33 (5.89%) OOP
10 29 (5.18%) E-Commerce
11 28 (5.00%) CRM
11 28 (5.00%) Web Development
12 27 (4.82%) Unit Testing
13 26 (4.64%) Data Management
13 26 (4.64%) Mentoring
14 24 (4.29%) Business Intelligence
15 22 (3.93%) Data Modelling
15 22 (3.93%) Release Management
16 21 (3.75%) Refactoring
17 20 (3.57%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 355 (63.39%) C#
2 277 (49.46%) JavaScript
3 233 (41.61%) SQL
4 75 (13.39%) VB.NET
5 53 (9.46%) Java
6 48 (8.57%) T-SQL
7 33 (5.89%) PHP
8 14 (2.50%) Ruby
8 14 (2.50%) PowerShell
9 12 (2.14%) VBA
9 12 (2.14%) C++
10 10 (1.79%) VBScript
10 10 (1.79%) VB
11 4 (0.71%) C
11 4 (0.71%) Groovy
12 3 (0.54%) VB6
12 3 (0.54%) Apex Code
12 3 (0.54%) Bash Shell
12 3 (0.54%) Python
12 3 (0.54%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 114 (20.36%) Degree
2 37 (6.61%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (1.79%) MCTS
4 6 (1.07%) ITIL Certification
5 5 (0.89%) PhD
6 3 (0.54%) ACCA
6 3 (0.54%) CIMA
6 3 (0.54%) MCP
6 3 (0.54%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 3 (0.54%) Security Cleared
7 2 (0.36%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.18%) CCAA
8 1 (0.18%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.18%) MCSE
8 1 (0.18%) MCSA
8 1 (0.18%) MCITP
8 1 (0.18%) CCNP
8 1 (0.18%) CCNA
8 1 (0.18%) CCA
8 1 (0.18%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (3.21%) QA
2 12 (2.14%) SLA
3 1 (0.18%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 29 (5.18%) Active Directory
2 12 (2.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (2.14%) Hyper-V
3 5 (0.89%) HDFS
4 3 (0.54%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (0.54%) Docker
5 1 (0.18%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.18%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.18%) vSphere
5 1 (0.18%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 5 (0.89%) WSUS
1 5 (0.89%) Puppet
1 5 (0.89%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (0.54%) Ansible
3 2 (0.36%) SCOM
4 1 (0.18%) cPanel
4 1 (0.18%) Windows Intune
4 1 (0.18%) FortiGate
4 1 (0.18%) SCCM
Vendors
1 166 (29.64%) Microsoft
2 30 (5.36%) Oracle
3 17 (3.04%) Telerik
4 16 (2.86%) VMware
5 14 (2.50%) Cisco
6 11 (1.96%) Salesforce.com
7 9 (1.61%) IBM
7 9 (1.61%) Citrix
8 7 (1.25%) Avaya
8 7 (1.25%) Sage
9 6 (1.07%) Dell
9 6 (1.07%) Cognos
10 5 (0.89%) JDA
11 4 (0.71%) NetApp
11 4 (0.71%) CheckPoint
12 3 (0.54%) PeopleSoft
12 3 (0.54%) Primavera
13 2 (0.36%) Open Text
13 2 (0.36%) Kaspersky
13 2 (0.36%) Sonus
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