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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 8 3 3
Rank change year-on-year
-5 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 281 423 419
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 18.57% 25.33% 25.60%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 55.42% 64.68% 63.01%
Number of salaries quoted 251 393 401
Average salary £40,000 £39,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.26% -1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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
507 654 665
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 33.51% 39.16% 40.62%
Number of salaries quoted 423 600 620
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,250 £65,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 -2 130 £40,000 +1.26% 11
Witney +3 23 £45,000 +20.00% 2
Abingdon -13 21 £35,000 -12.50% 2
Wallingford +1 14 £36,250 -9.37% 2
Bicester 0 11 £29,000 -3.33% 1
Banbury +4 9 £30,000 - 1
Henley-on-Thames +2 6 £50,000 +90.47% 4
Kidlington -6 5 £37,500 +51.51%
Burford - 2 £42,492 -
Thame +2 1 £45,000 +1.12%
SQL Server
South East

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 518 (75.51%) .NET
2 445 (64.87%) C#
3 425 (61.95%) ASP.NET
4 307 (44.75%) SQL
5 294 (42.86%) JavaScript
6 292 (42.57%) HTML
7 258 (37.61%) Microsoft
8 233 (33.97%) MVC
9 228 (33.24%) CSS
10 176 (25.66%) Agile Software Development
10 176 (25.66%) SQL Server 2008
11 161 (23.47%) ASP.NET MVC
12 153 (22.30%) MS Excel
13 136 (19.83%) Software Engineering
13 136 (19.83%) SQL Server 2005
14 129 (18.80%) SQL Server 2012
15 128 (18.66%) Windows
16 123 (17.93%) Web Services
17 121 (17.64%) XML
18 119 (17.35%) VB.NET
19 115 (16.76%) TDD
20 107 (15.60%) .NET Framework
21 106 (15.45%) T-SQL
22 105 (15.31%) jQuery
23 104 (15.16%) OO
24 102 (14.87%) Degree
25 87 (12.68%) WCF
26 82 (11.95%) HTML5
27 77 (11.22%) Java
28 74 (10.79%) Team Foundation Server

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 64 (9.33%) IIS
2 46 (6.71%) SharePoint
3 28 (4.08%) Node.js
4 26 (3.79%) MS Exchange
5 19 (2.77%) WebSphere
6 17 (2.48%) Drupal
7 16 (2.33%) CMS
8 12 (1.75%) SharePoint 2010
9 11 (1.60%) Apache
9 11 (1.60%) SharePoint 2013
10 10 (1.46%) Exchange Server 2013
10 10 (1.46%) Exchange Server 2010
11 9 (1.31%) BizTalk Server
12 8 (1.17%) WebSphere Application Server
13 7 (1.02%) Tomcat
14 6 (0.87%) Lync
15 5 (0.73%) Confluence
15 5 (0.73%) ColdFusion
15 5 (0.73%) nginx
16 4 (0.58%) Umbraco
Applications
1 153 (22.30%) MS Excel
2 23 (3.35%) MS Office
3 2 (0.29%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (0.44%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.29%) Agresso
2 2 (0.29%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (0.29%) Sage 1000
3 1 (0.15%) nopCommerce
3 1 (0.15%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 17 (2.48%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (1.31%) GitHub
3 7 (1.02%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (1.02%) Heroku
4 5 (0.73%) Office 365
4 5 (0.73%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 54 (7.87%) Internet
2 18 (2.62%) HTTP
3 17 (2.48%) Firewall
4 12 (1.75%) VPN
5 11 (1.60%) DNS
5 11 (1.60%) Intranet
6 8 (1.17%) WAN
7 7 (1.02%) TCP/IP
7 7 (1.02%) SAN
7 7 (1.02%) Wireless
8 6 (0.87%) LAN
9 4 (0.58%) WLAN
9 4 (0.58%) DHCP
9 4 (0.58%) GPRS
9 4 (0.58%) iSCSI
10 3 (0.44%) Network Security
10 3 (0.44%) SNMP
11 2 (0.29%) Ethernet
11 2 (0.29%) IPsec
11 2 (0.29%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 176 (25.66%) SQL Server 2008
2 136 (19.83%) SQL Server 2005
3 129 (18.80%) SQL Server 2012
4 57 (8.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 47 (6.85%) Data Warehouse
6 41 (5.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 37 (5.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 31 (4.52%) MySQL
9 26 (3.79%) Relational Database
10 24 (3.50%) NoSQL
11 17 (2.48%) MS Access
12 13 (1.90%) Oracle Database
12 13 (1.90%) Big Data
13 12 (1.75%) PostgreSQL
14 11 (1.60%) SQL Server 2000
15 10 (1.46%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 9 (1.31%) Crystal Reports
17 5 (0.73%) OLAP
17 5 (0.73%) Hadoop
18 3 (0.44%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 74 (10.79%) Team Foundation Server
2 56 (8.16%) Visual Studio
3 43 (6.27%) Git (software)
4 31 (4.52%) NUnit
5 19 (2.77%) Subversion
6 17 (2.48%) MSTest
7 13 (1.90%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 12 (1.75%) Moq
9 10 (1.46%) Rhino Mocks
10 8 (1.17%) Selenium
11 7 (1.02%) Oracle Forms
11 7 (1.02%) Bugzilla
11 7 (1.02%) Jenkins
12 6 (0.87%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 5 (0.73%) Hudson
13 5 (0.73%) SpecFlow
13 5 (0.73%) JIRA
13 5 (0.73%) JUnit
14 4 (0.58%) TestComplete
14 4 (0.58%) TestNG
General
1 66 (9.62%) Finance
2 24 (3.50%) Games
3 20 (2.92%) Retail
4 10 (1.46%) Banking
4 10 (1.46%) Back Office
5 9 (1.31%) Marketing
6 8 (1.17%) Local Government
7 5 (0.73%) Pharmaceutical
8 4 (0.58%) Advertising
8 4 (0.58%) Publishing
8 4 (0.58%) Automotive
8 4 (0.58%) Legal
9 2 (0.29%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.15%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 496 (72.30%) Developer
2 287 (41.84%) .NET Developer
3 145 (21.14%) C# Developer
4 118 (17.20%) C# .NET Developer
5 107 (15.60%) Software Developer
6 101 (14.72%) Senior Developer
7 93 (13.56%) ASP.NET Developer
8 82 (11.95%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 77 (11.22%) Software Engineer
10 56 (8.16%) Web Developer
11 55 (8.02%) Senior .NET Developer
12 52 (7.58%) Analyst
13 50 (7.29%) C# Software Engineer
14 45 (6.56%) SQL Developer
15 37 (5.39%) Support Analyst
16 33 (4.81%) Graduate
16 33 (4.81%) .NET Software Developer
17 32 (4.66%) .NET Software Engineer
17 32 (4.66%) DBA
17 32 (4.66%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 518 (75.51%) .NET
2 425 (61.95%) ASP.NET
3 292 (42.57%) HTML
4 228 (33.24%) CSS
5 161 (23.47%) ASP.NET MVC
6 123 (17.93%) Web Services
7 121 (17.64%) XML
8 107 (15.60%) .NET Framework
9 105 (15.31%) jQuery
10 87 (12.68%) WCF
11 82 (11.95%) HTML5
12 58 (8.45%) Ajax
13 54 (7.87%) ASP.NET Web API
14 51 (7.43%) WPF
15 47 (6.85%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 41 (5.98%) ADO.NET
17 35 (5.10%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
17 35 (5.10%) CSS3
18 30 (4.37%) RESTful
19 25 (3.64%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 58 (8.45%) Computer Science
2 40 (5.83%) Enterprise Software
3 39 (5.69%) Analytical Skills
4 33 (4.81%) Mathematics
5 27 (3.94%) Open Source
6 22 (3.21%) Mobile App
7 12 (1.75%) GIS
7 12 (1.75%) Management Information System
7 12 (1.75%) NHS
8 10 (1.46%) Client/Server
8 10 (1.46%) Inversion of Control
9 8 (1.17%) Replication
9 8 (1.17%) Physics
10 6 (0.87%) Visualisation
11 5 (0.73%) Social Media
11 5 (0.73%) Remote Sensing
11 5 (0.73%) Data Protection Act
11 5 (0.73%) N-Tier
12 4 (0.58%) Clustering
12 4 (0.58%) Biotechnology
Operating Systems
1 128 (18.66%) Windows
2 33 (4.81%) Windows Server 2008
3 21 (3.06%) Windows 7
4 19 (2.77%) Windows Server 2012
5 18 (2.62%) Windows Server 2003
5 18 (2.62%) Android
6 15 (2.19%) Linux
7 14 (2.04%) Apple iOS
8 12 (1.75%) Windows 8
9 6 (0.87%) Windows XP
10 5 (0.73%) Windows Mobile
11 4 (0.58%) UNIX
12 3 (0.44%) Windows Vista
13 1 (0.15%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.15%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 233 (33.97%) MVC
2 176 (25.66%) Agile Software Development
3 136 (19.83%) Software Engineering
4 115 (16.76%) TDD
5 104 (15.16%) OO
6 71 (10.35%) Scrum
7 59 (8.60%) Mentoring
8 51 (7.43%) BDD
9 50 (7.29%) Business Intelligence
10 46 (6.71%) Web Application Development
11 39 (5.69%) Web Development
12 29 (4.23%) Unit Testing
12 29 (4.23%) Data Modelling
12 29 (4.23%) Project Management
13 27 (3.94%) E-Commerce
14 26 (3.79%) Migration
15 25 (3.64%) Continuous Integration
16 24 (3.50%) MVVM
17 23 (3.35%) OOP
18 22 (3.21%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 445 (64.87%) C#
2 307 (44.75%) SQL
3 294 (42.86%) JavaScript
4 119 (17.35%) VB.NET
5 106 (15.45%) T-SQL
6 77 (11.22%) Java
7 46 (6.71%) C++
8 45 (6.56%) PHP
9 20 (2.92%) Ruby
10 19 (2.77%) VBScript
10 19 (2.77%) VB
11 15 (2.19%) PowerShell
12 13 (1.90%) VBA
13 12 (1.75%) Apex Code
14 9 (1.31%) VB6
14 9 (1.31%) C
15 7 (1.02%) Delphi
16 4 (0.58%) Groovy
17 3 (0.44%) PL/SQL
18 2 (0.29%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 102 (14.87%) Degree
2 50 (7.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 18 (2.62%) MCTS
4 10 (1.46%) MCP
5 8 (1.17%) MCSE
6 5 (0.73%) Security Cleared
7 3 (0.44%) ISEB
7 3 (0.44%) CISSP
7 3 (0.44%) ACCA
7 3 (0.44%) CIMA
7 3 (0.44%) ISTQB
7 3 (0.44%) SC Cleared
8 2 (0.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (0.29%) PhD
9 1 (0.15%) CCNA
9 1 (0.15%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.15%) MCSA
9 1 (0.15%) HNC
9 1 (0.15%) HND
9 1 (0.15%) GNVQ
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (2.48%) QA
2 9 (1.31%) SLA
3 2 (0.29%) HL7
System Software
1 37 (5.39%) Active Directory
2 14 (2.04%) Hyper-V
3 12 (1.75%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (0.73%) HDFS
5 3 (0.44%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (0.15%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 12 (1.75%) Puppet
1 12 (1.75%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (0.73%) SCOM
3 4 (0.58%) WSUS
4 2 (0.29%) SCCM
5 1 (0.15%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 258 (37.61%) Microsoft
2 41 (5.98%) Oracle
3 15 (2.19%) JBoss
3 15 (2.19%) Sage
4 14 (2.04%) Salesforce.com
4 14 (2.04%) VMware
5 9 (1.31%) IBM
6 8 (1.17%) Telerik
6 8 (1.17%) Cognos
6 8 (1.17%) Cisco
7 6 (0.87%) Sybase
7 6 (0.87%) Avaya
8 5 (0.73%) Dell
9 4 (0.58%) Citrix
9 4 (0.58%) Symantec
10 3 (0.44%) Primavera
10 3 (0.44%) PeopleSoft
11 2 (0.29%) NetApp
11 2 (0.29%) Open Text
11 2 (0.29%) Apple
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55,000 per annum + annual bonus + benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: 27,000 to £37,000
Posted: 23 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Didcot, Oxfordshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum + Pension + Benefits + Free Parking
Posted: 2 days ago
Wallingford, Oxfordshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £3000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Henley-On-Thames, Oxfordshire
Roc Search
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Henley-On-Thames, Oxfordshire
Roc Search
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: From £25,000 to £28,000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Medical & Life
Posted: 3 days ago
Didcot, Oxfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £28000 to £60000 per annum - share options
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxfordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Witney, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + Exceptional Environment & Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Didcot, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Witney, Oxfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxfordshire
Ricardo-AEA
Posted: 15 days ago
Oxfordshire
Ricardo-AEA
Posted: 15 days ago