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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 9 8 2
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -6
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 258 400 467
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 16.83% 22.81% 25.38%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 51.29% 59.79% 60.34%
Number of salaries quoted 234 384 418
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,200 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
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
503 669 774
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 32.81% 38.14% 42.07%
Number of salaries quoted 411 617 676
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 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.89%

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 22 May 2015.

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 22 May 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 +3 118 £40,000 +6.66% 21
Abingdon +2 38 £40,000 +6.66% 11
Witney +6 18 £41,250 -8.33% 3
Banbury +5 17 £33,250 -2.20% 2
Wallingford -3 4 £47,500 +33.33%
Bicester +12 2 £48,750 -7.14%
Henley-on-Thames +3 2 £60,000 +37.14%
Thame -6 1 £30,000 -33.33%
Kidlington - 1 - -
SQL Server
South East

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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.

1 363 (70.08%) .NET
2 344 (66.41%) C#
3 300 (57.92%) ASP.NET
4 257 (49.61%) SQL
5 211 (40.73%) Agile Software Development
6 207 (39.96%) JavaScript
7 200 (38.61%) MVC
8 175 (33.78%) CSS
9 161 (31.08%) HTML
10 159 (30.69%) Microsoft
11 143 (27.61%) ASP.NET MVC
12 137 (26.45%) TDD
13 116 (22.39%) Degree
14 110 (21.24%) Windows
15 104 (20.08%) jQuery
16 97 (18.73%) AngularJS
17 92 (17.76%) .NET Framework
18 85 (16.41%) T-SQL
19 82 (15.83%) Scrum
20 80 (15.44%) MS Excel
21 69 (13.32%) Web Services
22 68 (13.13%) OO
22 68 (13.13%) ASP.NET Web API
23 67 (12.93%) Computer Science
24 63 (12.16%) WCF
25 61 (11.78%) IIS
26 60 (11.58%) Entity Framework
27 59 (11.39%) SQL Server 2008
28 58 (11.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
28 58 (11.20%) XML

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 61 (11.78%) IIS
2 19 (3.67%) CMS
3 17 (3.28%) Apache
3 17 (3.28%) Tomcat
4 15 (2.90%) Drupal
5 12 (2.32%) SharePoint
6 9 (1.74%) Sitecore CMS
7 8 (1.54%) Kentico
7 8 (1.54%) MS Exchange
8 6 (1.16%) WebSphere
8 6 (1.16%) Apache Solr
8 6 (1.16%) SharePoint 2010
8 6 (1.16%) SharePoint 2013
9 4 (0.77%) JBoss
9 4 (0.77%) BizTalk Server
10 3 (0.58%) Node.js
10 3 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2010
10 3 (0.58%) Umbraco
11 2 (0.39%) Sitefinity
11 2 (0.39%) nginx
Applications
1 80 (15.44%) MS Excel
2 24 (4.63%) MS Office
3 1 (0.19%) Fireworks
3 1 (0.19%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (1.35%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.16%) Adobe Campaign
3 5 (0.97%) Oracle Applications
3 5 (0.97%) Sage 200
3 5 (0.97%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.39%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.19%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 38 (7.34%) Microsoft Azure
1 38 (7.34%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (5.21%) SaaS
3 7 (1.35%) Office 365
4 6 (1.16%) Google Cloud Platform
5 5 (0.97%) Amazon EC2
5 5 (0.97%) Amazon S3
6 3 (0.58%) Google Analytics
7 2 (0.39%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 17 (3.28%) Firewall
2 12 (2.32%) TCP/IP
3 10 (1.93%) HTTP
3 10 (1.93%) Skype
4 9 (1.74%) WAN
4 9 (1.74%) DNS
5 8 (1.54%) DHCP
5 8 (1.54%) Internet
6 7 (1.35%) LAN
7 6 (1.16%) MPLS
8 5 (0.97%) BIG-IP
9 4 (0.77%) Broadband
10 3 (0.58%) VoIP
10 3 (0.58%) VPN
10 3 (0.58%) Network Security
11 2 (0.39%) IP Telephony
11 2 (0.39%) FTP
11 2 (0.39%) SMTP
11 2 (0.39%) Intranet
11 2 (0.39%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (11.39%) SQL Server 2008
2 58 (11.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 53 (10.23%) NoSQL
4 47 (9.07%) CouchDB
5 46 (8.88%) MongoDB
6 42 (8.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 42 (8.11%) Relational Database
7 31 (5.98%) SQL Server 2005
8 30 (5.79%) Data Warehouse
9 27 (5.21%) MySQL
9 27 (5.21%) SQL Server 2012
10 21 (4.05%) RavenDB
11 16 (3.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 12 (2.32%) OLAP
12 12 (2.32%) OLAP Cube
13 9 (1.74%) Crystal Reports
14 8 (1.54%) QlikView
14 8 (1.54%) MS Access
14 8 (1.54%) Data Mining
15 7 (1.35%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 57 (11.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 29 (5.60%) Visual Studio
3 28 (5.41%) NUnit
4 27 (5.21%) Git (software)
5 20 (3.86%) Subversion
6 16 (3.09%) JIRA
7 12 (2.32%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 10 (1.93%) Maven
8 10 (1.93%) MSTest
9 8 (1.54%) Mercurial
10 5 (0.97%) Toad
11 4 (0.77%) Selenium
11 4 (0.77%) WebDriver
11 4 (0.77%) Rhino Mocks
11 4 (0.77%) Moq
11 4 (0.77%) Octopus Deploy
12 3 (0.58%) MSBuild
General
1 48 (9.27%) Finance
2 24 (4.63%) Marketing
3 15 (2.90%) Retail
4 12 (2.32%) Advertising
4 12 (2.32%) Telecoms
5 10 (1.93%) Banking
6 6 (1.16%) Local Government
6 6 (1.16%) Games
7 5 (0.97%) Manufacturing
8 4 (0.77%) French Language
8 4 (0.77%) German Language
8 4 (0.77%) Law
9 3 (0.58%) Military
9 3 (0.58%) Avionics
9 3 (0.58%) Billing
9 3 (0.58%) Mandarin Language
10 2 (0.39%) Publishing
11 1 (0.19%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 321 (61.97%) Developer
2 155 (29.92%) .NET Developer
3 111 (21.43%) C# Developer
4 86 (16.60%) Senior Developer
5 85 (16.41%) C# .NET Developer
6 52 (10.04%) Analyst
7 47 (9.07%) Junior
7 47 (9.07%) Software Developer
8 43 (8.30%) ASP.NET Developer
9 41 (7.92%) Web Developer
10 40 (7.72%) Junior Developer
11 38 (7.34%) Senior .NET Developer
12 35 (6.76%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 30 (5.79%) Consultant
14 27 (5.21%) Senior C# Developer
15 25 (4.83%) Programmer
16 24 (4.63%) Software Engineer
16 24 (4.63%) Graduate
17 22 (4.25%) Junior .NET Developer
17 22 (4.25%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 363 (70.08%) .NET
2 300 (57.92%) ASP.NET
3 175 (33.78%) CSS
4 161 (31.08%) HTML
5 143 (27.61%) ASP.NET MVC
6 104 (20.08%) jQuery
7 97 (18.73%) AngularJS
8 92 (17.76%) .NET Framework
9 69 (13.32%) Web Services
10 68 (13.13%) ASP.NET Web API
11 63 (12.16%) WCF
12 60 (11.58%) Entity Framework
13 58 (11.20%) XML
14 57 (11.00%) Ajax
15 45 (8.69%) KnockoutJS
16 39 (7.53%) WPF
17 34 (6.56%) REST
18 32 (6.18%) HTML5
19 29 (5.60%) ASP.NET MVC 4
20 26 (5.02%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 67 (12.93%) Computer Science
2 53 (10.23%) Analytical Skills
3 31 (5.98%) Mobile App
4 24 (4.63%) Enterprise Software
5 22 (4.25%) Life Science
5 22 (4.25%) User Experience
6 17 (3.28%) Mathematics
7 13 (2.51%) Data Structures
8 11 (2.12%) N-Tier
8 11 (2.12%) Visualisation
9 8 (1.54%) Client/Server
10 7 (1.35%) Management Information System
10 7 (1.35%) Statistics
11 6 (1.16%) Physics
12 4 (0.77%) Economics
12 4 (0.77%) Inversion of Control
12 4 (0.77%) LIMS
13 3 (0.58%) Xbox
13 3 (0.58%) NHS
13 3 (0.58%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 110 (21.24%) Windows
2 33 (6.37%) Linux
3 22 (4.25%) Windows 7
4 11 (2.12%) Android
5 10 (1.93%) Apple iOS
5 10 (1.93%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (1.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (1.16%) UNIX
6 6 (1.16%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (0.97%) Windows Phone
7 5 (0.97%) Windows 8
7 5 (0.97%) NetWare
7 5 (0.97%) Mac OS
8 3 (0.58%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.39%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.19%) Windows CE
10 1 (0.19%) AIX
10 1 (0.19%) Solaris
10 1 (0.19%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.19%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 211 (40.73%) Agile Software Development
2 200 (38.61%) MVC
3 137 (26.45%) TDD
4 82 (15.83%) Scrum
5 68 (13.13%) OO
6 53 (10.23%) BDD
7 50 (9.65%) Software Engineering
8 44 (8.49%) Unit Testing
9 42 (8.11%) Continuous Integration
10 35 (6.76%) Web Development
11 34 (6.56%) Project Management
12 33 (6.37%) Web Application Development
13 28 (5.41%) Business Intelligence
14 23 (4.44%) Migration
15 22 (4.25%) Data Migration
16 20 (3.86%) OOP
17 19 (3.67%) OOD
17 19 (3.67%) Refactoring
18 18 (3.47%) Analytics
18 18 (3.47%) Image Processing
Programming Languages
1 344 (66.41%) C#
2 257 (49.61%) SQL
3 207 (39.96%) JavaScript
4 85 (16.41%) T-SQL
5 51 (9.85%) Java
6 39 (7.53%) VB.NET
7 29 (5.60%) C++
7 29 (5.60%) PHP
8 22 (4.25%) Python
9 20 (3.86%) VB
10 18 (3.47%) Ruby
10 18 (3.47%) MATLAB
11 9 (1.74%) VBA
12 8 (1.54%) VB6
13 6 (1.16%) Apex Code
14 5 (0.97%) PL/SQL
14 5 (0.97%) Objective-C
15 4 (0.77%) PowerShell
16 1 (0.19%) Bash Shell
16 1 (0.19%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 116 (22.39%) Degree
2 23 (4.44%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (1.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 5 (0.97%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (0.97%) MCSE
5 4 (0.77%) Chartered Engineer
5 4 (0.77%) MCP
6 3 (0.58%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 3 (0.58%) MCITP
7 1 (0.19%) CCAA
7 1 (0.19%) RHCE
7 1 (0.19%) CCNP
7 1 (0.19%) CCNA
7 1 (0.19%) CCA
7 1 (0.19%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (0.19%) CCEA
7 1 (0.19%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.19%) PhD
7 1 (0.19%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.19%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (4.44%) QA
2 3 (0.58%) Data Quality
2 3 (0.58%) SLA
3 1 (0.19%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 30 (5.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (3.86%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.39%) vSphere
4 1 (0.19%) Docker
4 1 (0.19%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.19%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (1.16%) WebSphere Cast Iron
2 3 (0.58%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.19%) Ansible
3 1 (0.19%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (0.19%) SCCM
3 1 (0.19%) SCOM
3 1 (0.19%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 159 (30.69%) Microsoft
2 41 (7.92%) Oracle
3 36 (6.95%) VMware
4 28 (5.41%) Salesforce.com
5 17 (3.28%) IBM
6 14 (2.70%) Business Objects
7 10 (1.93%) Google
7 10 (1.93%) Facebook
8 9 (1.74%) Sitecore
9 8 (1.54%) Cisco
10 7 (1.35%) CheckPoint
10 7 (1.35%) Sophos
11 6 (1.16%) Logi Analytics
11 6 (1.16%) SAP
11 6 (1.16%) Tableau
12 5 (0.97%) Sage
12 5 (0.97%) Citrix
12 5 (0.97%) F5
13 4 (0.77%) Siemens
14 3 (0.58%) Symantec
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Hays IT
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Centric Resource
Salary: From £35,000 to £47,000 per annum + Comprehensive Benefits Package + P
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
Centric Resource
Salary: From £23,000 to £27,000 per annum + Comprehensive Benefits Package + P
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £34000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Car Allow Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
set2recruit
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum £35k - £45k DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
Witney, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Training and bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits & Shares
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxfordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago