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

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 7 3 3
Rank change year-on-year
-4 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 327 466 433
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 21.25% 27.51% 27.37%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 59.67% 65.91% 65.81%
Number of salaries quoted 296 440 411
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
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
548 707 658
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 35.61% 41.74% 41.59%
Number of salaries quoted 467 654 613
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 -5 139 £40,000 +2.56% 11
Abingdon -2 41 £35,000 -12.50% 2
Witney +3 33 £42,500 +14.86% 3
Wallingford +1 13 £35,000 -17.64% 2
Banbury +3 11 £30,000 -
Henley-on-Thames +3 6 £50,000 +92.30%
Bicester -7 6 £49,500 +23.75% 3
Kidlington -6 5 £37,500 +51.51%
Thame 0 4 £45,000 +16.12%
Burford - 2 £42,492 -
SQL Server
South East

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 555 (76.66%) .NET
2 471 (65.06%) C#
3 445 (61.46%) ASP.NET
4 329 (45.44%) SQL
5 309 (42.68%) HTML
6 308 (42.54%) JavaScript
7 298 (41.16%) Microsoft
8 249 (34.39%) MVC
9 245 (33.84%) CSS
10 205 (28.31%) SQL Server 2008
11 179 (24.72%) ASP.NET MVC
12 159 (21.96%) MS Excel
13 152 (20.99%) Software Engineering
14 141 (19.48%) SQL Server 2005
15 138 (19.06%) SQL Server 2012
16 135 (18.65%) Windows
17 124 (17.13%) Web Services
18 123 (16.99%) VB.NET
18 123 (16.99%) TDD
19 122 (16.85%) T-SQL
20 114 (15.75%) jQuery
21 113 (15.61%) .NET Framework
22 112 (15.47%) XML
23 111 (15.33%) Degree
24 104 (14.36%) Agile Software Development
24 104 (14.36%) OO
25 91 (12.57%) HTML5
26 89 (12.29%) WCF
27 86 (11.88%) Java
28 78 (10.77%) Team Foundation Server

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 61 (8.43%) IIS
2 51 (7.04%) SharePoint
3 32 (4.42%) MS Exchange
4 22 (3.04%) Node.js
5 20 (2.76%) Drupal
6 18 (2.49%) WebSphere
6 18 (2.49%) CMS
7 14 (1.93%) Exchange Server 2013
8 11 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2010
9 10 (1.38%) BizTalk Server
10 9 (1.24%) SharePoint 2010
10 9 (1.24%) SharePoint 2013
11 8 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2007
11 8 (1.10%) Apache
12 7 (0.97%) WebSphere Application Server
13 6 (0.83%) Lync
14 5 (0.69%) Confluence
15 4 (0.55%) SharePoint Server
15 4 (0.55%) Umbraco
16 3 (0.41%) Tomcat
Applications
1 159 (21.96%) MS Excel
2 24 (3.31%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (0.83%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.69%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.28%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.28%) Sage 1000
Cloud Services
1 18 (2.49%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (1.38%) GitHub
3 8 (1.10%) Office 365
4 7 (0.97%) Heroku
4 7 (0.97%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 53 (7.32%) Internet
2 19 (2.62%) Firewall
3 15 (2.07%) HTTP
4 12 (1.66%) VPN
5 11 (1.52%) DNS
6 9 (1.24%) SAN
6 9 (1.24%) WAN
7 8 (1.10%) TCP/IP
8 7 (0.97%) Intranet
8 7 (0.97%) Wireless
9 6 (0.83%) LAN
10 5 (0.69%) iSCSI
11 4 (0.55%) VLAN
11 4 (0.55%) Network Security
11 4 (0.55%) WLAN
11 4 (0.55%) DHCP
11 4 (0.55%) GPRS
11 4 (0.55%) SNMP
12 3 (0.41%) NAS
13 2 (0.28%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 205 (28.31%) SQL Server 2008
2 141 (19.48%) SQL Server 2005
3 138 (19.06%) SQL Server 2012
4 63 (8.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 50 (6.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 50 (6.91%) Data Warehouse
6 45 (6.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 27 (3.73%) MySQL
8 26 (3.59%) Relational Database
9 22 (3.04%) MS Access
10 21 (2.90%) NoSQL
11 15 (2.07%) Big Data
12 12 (1.66%) Oracle Database
13 11 (1.52%) SQL Server 2000
14 10 (1.38%) PostgreSQL
14 10 (1.38%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 8 (1.10%) Crystal Reports
16 7 (0.97%) OLAP
17 5 (0.69%) Hadoop
18 4 (0.55%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 78 (10.77%) Team Foundation Server
2 57 (7.87%) Visual Studio
3 33 (4.56%) NUnit
3 33 (4.56%) Git (software)
4 21 (2.90%) Subversion
5 18 (2.49%) MSTest
6 14 (1.93%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 12 (1.66%) Moq
8 11 (1.52%) Jenkins
9 10 (1.38%) Rhino Mocks
10 9 (1.24%) Selenium
11 7 (0.97%) Bugzilla
12 6 (0.83%) Oracle Forms
12 6 (0.83%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 5 (0.69%) Hudson
13 5 (0.69%) SpecFlow
13 5 (0.69%) JUnit
13 5 (0.69%) JIRA
14 4 (0.55%) TestComplete
14 4 (0.55%) TestNG
General
1 63 (8.70%) Finance
2 27 (3.73%) Games
3 21 (2.90%) Retail
4 8 (1.10%) Marketing
4 8 (1.10%) Banking
5 7 (0.97%) Local Government
5 7 (0.97%) Back Office
6 5 (0.69%) Pharmaceutical
7 4 (0.55%) Telecoms
7 4 (0.55%) Automotive
7 4 (0.55%) Publishing
8 3 (0.41%) Legal
8 3 (0.41%) Advertising
9 1 (0.14%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.14%) Military
9 1 (0.14%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 517 (71.41%) Developer
2 293 (40.47%) .NET Developer
3 156 (21.55%) C# Developer
4 123 (16.99%) C# .NET Developer
5 114 (15.75%) Software Developer
6 113 (15.61%) Senior Developer
7 102 (14.09%) ASP.NET Developer
8 85 (11.74%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 83 (11.46%) Software Engineer
10 60 (8.29%) Web Developer
11 58 (8.01%) Senior .NET Developer
12 55 (7.60%) C# Software Engineer
13 50 (6.91%) Analyst
14 47 (6.49%) SQL Developer
15 40 (5.52%) Consultant
16 35 (4.83%) .NET Software Developer
17 34 (4.70%) C# Software Developer
18 32 (4.42%) DBA
18 32 (4.42%) Support Analyst
18 32 (4.42%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 555 (76.66%) .NET
2 445 (61.46%) ASP.NET
3 309 (42.68%) HTML
4 245 (33.84%) CSS
5 179 (24.72%) ASP.NET MVC
6 124 (17.13%) Web Services
7 114 (15.75%) jQuery
8 113 (15.61%) .NET Framework
9 112 (15.47%) XML
10 91 (12.57%) HTML5
11 89 (12.29%) WCF
12 57 (7.87%) Ajax
13 54 (7.46%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 51 (7.04%) WPF
15 49 (6.77%) ASP.NET Web API
16 46 (6.35%) CSS3
17 44 (6.08%) ADO.NET
18 37 (5.11%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
19 27 (3.73%) Silverlight
20 23 (3.18%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 60 (8.29%) Computer Science
2 49 (6.77%) Enterprise Software
3 32 (4.42%) Mobile App
3 32 (4.42%) Mathematics
4 30 (4.14%) Open Source
5 13 (1.80%) NHS
5 13 (1.80%) Replication
6 12 (1.66%) Management Information System
7 10 (1.38%) Inversion of Control
8 9 (1.24%) Physics
9 7 (0.97%) Social Media
10 6 (0.83%) Visualisation
10 6 (0.83%) GIS
10 6 (0.83%) Client/Server
10 6 (0.83%) N-Tier
11 5 (0.69%) Remote Sensing
11 5 (0.69%) Data Protection Act
12 4 (0.55%) Clustering
12 4 (0.55%) Biotechnology
12 4 (0.55%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 135 (18.65%) Windows
2 36 (4.97%) Windows Server 2008
3 25 (3.45%) Android
4 24 (3.31%) Windows Server 2012
5 22 (3.04%) Windows 7
6 21 (2.90%) Apple iOS
7 17 (2.35%) Windows 8
7 17 (2.35%) Windows Server 2003
8 13 (1.80%) Linux
9 7 (0.97%) Windows XP
10 5 (0.69%) UNIX
11 4 (0.55%) Windows Mobile
11 4 (0.55%) Mac OS
12 3 (0.41%) Windows Vista
13 1 (0.14%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 249 (34.39%) MVC
2 152 (20.99%) Software Engineering
3 123 (16.99%) TDD
4 104 (14.36%) Agile Software Development
4 104 (14.36%) OO
5 67 (9.25%) Scrum
6 55 (7.60%) BDD
7 53 (7.32%) Business Intelligence
8 45 (6.22%) Web Application Development
9 40 (5.52%) Web Development
10 34 (4.70%) Migration
11 30 (4.14%) Project Management
12 29 (4.01%) Mobile Application Development
12 29 (4.01%) Unit Testing
13 28 (3.87%) Data Modelling
14 27 (3.73%) Continuous Integration
15 26 (3.59%) E-Commerce
16 24 (3.31%) Data Migration
16 24 (3.31%) Performance Tuning
17 23 (3.18%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 471 (65.06%) C#
2 329 (45.44%) SQL
3 308 (42.54%) JavaScript
4 123 (16.99%) VB.NET
5 122 (16.85%) T-SQL
6 86 (11.88%) Java
7 62 (8.56%) C++
8 51 (7.04%) PHP
9 18 (2.49%) Ruby
9 18 (2.49%) VBScript
10 16 (2.21%) VB
10 16 (2.21%) PowerShell
11 12 (1.66%) Apex Code
11 12 (1.66%) VBA
12 9 (1.24%) Delphi
12 9 (1.24%) C
13 8 (1.10%) VB6
14 5 (0.69%) PHP5
15 4 (0.55%) Groovy
16 3 (0.41%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 111 (15.33%) Degree
2 56 (7.73%) Microsoft Certification
3 19 (2.62%) MCTS
4 12 (1.66%) MCSE
5 9 (1.24%) MCP
6 5 (0.69%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (0.55%) CISSP
7 4 (0.55%) CCNP
7 4 (0.55%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (0.55%) HNC
7 4 (0.55%) HND
7 4 (0.55%) CCDP
7 4 (0.55%) ISEB
7 4 (0.55%) MCITP
7 4 (0.55%) Security Cleared
8 3 (0.41%) ISTQB
8 3 (0.41%) PhD
8 3 (0.41%) ACCA
8 3 (0.41%) CIMA
9 2 (0.28%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (2.76%) QA
2 9 (1.24%) SLA
3 2 (0.28%) HL7
System Software
1 37 (5.11%) Active Directory
2 15 (2.07%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (2.07%) Hyper-V
3 5 (0.69%) HDFS
4 4 (0.55%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (0.14%) XenApp
5 1 (0.14%) XenServer
5 1 (0.14%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.14%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 16 (2.21%) Puppet
1 16 (2.21%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (0.69%) SCOM
3 4 (0.55%) WSUS
4 2 (0.28%) SCCM
Vendors
1 298 (41.16%) Microsoft
2 39 (5.39%) Oracle
3 16 (2.21%) VMware
4 15 (2.07%) Salesforce.com
5 14 (1.93%) Cisco
5 14 (1.93%) Sage
6 9 (1.24%) JBoss
7 8 (1.10%) IBM
8 7 (0.97%) Cognos
8 7 (0.97%) Sybase
9 6 (0.83%) Apple
9 6 (0.83%) Citrix
9 6 (0.83%) Avaya
10 5 (0.69%) Dell
10 5 (0.69%) Telerik
11 4 (0.55%) Symantec
12 2 (0.28%) Primavera
12 2 (0.28%) Open Text
12 2 (0.28%) NetApp
12 2 (0.28%) PeopleSoft
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55,000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Wallingford, Oxfordshire
Hays UK - Fugro
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
X4 Group
Salary: £25k - 40k per year + per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Witney, Oxfordshire
ETS Technical Selection Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
The People Network
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: From £25,000 to £28,000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Medical & Life
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + package
Posted: 4 days ago
Witney
Noir Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxfordshire
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Wallingford, Oxfordshire
Fugro
Salary: £35,000 - 40,000 per year
Posted: 9 days ago
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Oxfordshire
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £0.00 per day + Market Rates
Posted: 18 days ago
Bicester
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Witney
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Salary: Salary/Benefits will be above market rate for relevant years of experience
Posted: 19 days ago
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago