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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 8 7 4
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -3
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 263 330 530
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 18.59% 21.50% 27.00%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 50.48% 52.63% 63.40%
Number of salaries quoted 251 306 509
Average salary £37,500 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £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
521 627 836
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 36.82% 40.85% 42.59%
Number of salaries quoted 471 547 805
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £31,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +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 30 January 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 30 January 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 98 £36,250 -3.33% 19
Wallingford +1 32 £24,000 -52.00% 2
Abingdon -8 20 £40,000 -11.11% 10
Henley-on-Thames +2 10 £32,500 -14.47%
Bicester +1 5 £55,000 +76.00% 2
Thame 0 5 £35,000 -10.25% 1
Witney -3 4 £35,000 -12.50% 4
Wantage - 2 £49,500 -
Banbury -7 1 £36,500 -2.66% 3
SQL Server
South East

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 390 (76.62%) .NET
2 336 (66.01%) C#
3 312 (61.30%) ASP.NET
4 270 (53.05%) JavaScript
5 211 (41.45%) CSS
6 206 (40.47%) SQL
7 201 (39.49%) HTML
8 192 (37.72%) Agile Software Development
9 187 (36.74%) MVC
10 161 (31.63%) Microsoft
11 139 (27.31%) ASP.NET MVC
12 137 (26.92%) TDD
13 131 (25.74%) jQuery
14 117 (22.99%) Degree
15 111 (21.81%) Scrum
16 107 (21.02%) XML
17 103 (20.24%) Windows
18 95 (18.66%) Ajax
19 94 (18.47%) SQL Server 2008
20 93 (18.27%) MS Excel
21 91 (17.88%) .NET Framework
22 84 (16.50%) ASP.NET Web API
23 82 (16.11%) Web Services
24 73 (14.34%) IIS
24 73 (14.34%) SQL Server 2005
24 73 (14.34%) AngularJS
25 70 (13.75%) WCF
26 68 (13.36%) VB.NET
27 67 (13.16%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
28 64 (12.57%) OO

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 73 (14.34%) IIS
2 57 (11.20%) SharePoint
3 28 (5.50%) SharePoint 2010
4 27 (5.30%) SharePoint 2013
5 22 (4.32%) Tomcat
6 19 (3.73%) Apache
7 17 (3.34%) JBoss
7 17 (3.34%) Node.js
8 16 (3.14%) ColdFusion
8 16 (3.14%) MS Exchange
9 15 (2.95%) Drupal
10 14 (2.75%) CMS
11 10 (1.96%) WebSphere
11 10 (1.96%) OpenEdge
12 8 (1.57%) Lync
12 8 (1.57%) nginx
12 8 (1.57%) WebSphere Application Server
13 7 (1.38%) Apache Solr
14 6 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2010
15 5 (0.98%) Umbraco
Applications
1 93 (18.27%) MS Excel
2 20 (3.93%) MS Office
3 3 (0.59%) MS Project
4 2 (0.39%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.20%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 6 (1.18%) Agresso
2 5 (0.98%) Retail-J
3 4 (0.79%) Oracle Cash Management
4 3 (0.59%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (0.59%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.39%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.20%) nopCommerce
Cloud Services
1 45 (8.84%) Microsoft Azure
2 35 (6.88%) SaaS
3 20 (3.93%) Office 365
4 6 (1.18%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (0.98%) GitHub
6 3 (0.59%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (0.59%) Amazon S3
6 3 (0.59%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 19 (3.73%) HTTP
2 17 (3.34%) Internet
3 15 (2.95%) Intranet
3 15 (2.95%) Firewall
4 14 (2.75%) DNS
5 11 (2.16%) TCP/IP
6 9 (1.77%) VPN
7 7 (1.38%) Wireless
7 7 (1.38%) WAN
7 7 (1.38%) DHCP
8 6 (1.18%) SAN
9 5 (0.98%) iSCSI
10 4 (0.79%) Structured Cabling
10 4 (0.79%) IP Telephony
10 4 (0.79%) VoIP
10 4 (0.79%) WLAN
10 4 (0.79%) GPRS
10 4 (0.79%) MPLS
11 2 (0.39%) HSRP
11 2 (0.39%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 94 (18.47%) SQL Server 2008
2 73 (14.34%) SQL Server 2005
3 63 (12.38%) NoSQL
4 54 (10.61%) MySQL
5 52 (10.22%) SQL Server 2012
6 51 (10.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 49 (9.63%) CouchDB
8 48 (9.43%) MongoDB
9 28 (5.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 28 (5.50%) RavenDB
10 24 (4.72%) Data Warehouse
11 19 (3.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 18 (3.54%) Relational Database
13 12 (2.36%) RDBMS
14 9 (1.77%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 8 (1.57%) Big Data
15 8 (1.57%) Oracle Database
15 8 (1.57%) PostgreSQL
16 6 (1.18%) SQL Server 2000
17 4 (0.79%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 47 (9.23%) Git (software)
2 38 (7.47%) Team Foundation Server
3 23 (4.52%) Visual Studio
4 18 (3.54%) NUnit
5 13 (2.55%) Subversion
6 12 (2.36%) JIRA
7 7 (1.38%) Oracle Forms
7 7 (1.38%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 7 (1.38%) Maven
7 7 (1.38%) Mercurial
8 6 (1.18%) MSTest
9 2 (0.39%) Trac
9 2 (0.39%) Rhino Mocks
9 2 (0.39%) Moq
9 2 (0.39%) PHPUnit
9 2 (0.39%) PEAR
9 2 (0.39%) Oracle APEX
9 2 (0.39%) Bugzilla
10 1 (0.20%) JUnit
10 1 (0.20%) Selenium
General
1 42 (8.25%) Finance
2 24 (4.72%) Retail
3 15 (2.95%) Back Office
3 15 (2.95%) Marketing
4 9 (1.77%) Games
5 8 (1.57%) Advertising
6 6 (1.18%) Banking
6 6 (1.18%) Local Government
6 6 (1.18%) Telecoms
7 5 (0.98%) French Language
7 5 (0.98%) German Language
8 4 (0.79%) Legal
9 3 (0.59%) Pharmaceutical
9 3 (0.59%) Military
9 3 (0.59%) Avionics
10 2 (0.39%) Billing
10 2 (0.39%) Mandarin Language
10 2 (0.39%) Publishing
10 2 (0.39%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.39%) Law
Job Titles
1 361 (70.92%) Developer
2 207 (40.67%) .NET Developer
3 110 (21.61%) C# Developer
4 89 (17.49%) C# .NET Developer
5 75 (14.73%) ASP.NET Developer
6 64 (12.57%) Software Developer
7 60 (11.79%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 55 (10.81%) Junior
9 54 (10.61%) Senior Developer
10 52 (10.22%) Web Developer
11 45 (8.84%) Junior Developer
12 44 (8.64%) Graduate
13 37 (7.27%) Analyst
14 35 (6.88%) Graduate Developer
15 34 (6.68%) Graduate Software Developer
16 31 (6.09%) Software Engineer
17 30 (5.89%) Support Analyst
18 29 (5.70%) Junior Software Developer
19 27 (5.30%) Administrator
20 25 (4.91%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 390 (76.62%) .NET
2 312 (61.30%) ASP.NET
3 211 (41.45%) CSS
4 201 (39.49%) HTML
5 139 (27.31%) ASP.NET MVC
6 131 (25.74%) jQuery
7 107 (21.02%) XML
8 95 (18.66%) Ajax
9 91 (17.88%) .NET Framework
10 84 (16.50%) ASP.NET Web API
11 82 (16.11%) Web Services
12 73 (14.34%) AngularJS
13 70 (13.75%) WCF
14 67 (13.16%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 48 (9.43%) KnockoutJS
16 41 (8.06%) WPF
17 38 (7.47%) RESTful
18 37 (7.27%) HTML5
19 34 (6.68%) ASP.NET Web Forms
20 32 (6.29%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 61 (11.98%) Computer Science
2 42 (8.25%) Analytical Skills
3 33 (6.48%) Enterprise Software
4 21 (4.13%) Mobile App
5 14 (2.75%) Mathematics
6 11 (2.16%) W3C
7 10 (1.96%) Open Source
7 10 (1.96%) Management Information System
7 10 (1.96%) GIS
8 7 (1.38%) Client/Server
9 6 (1.18%) Data Structures
9 6 (1.18%) Visualisation
9 6 (1.18%) Social Media
10 5 (0.98%) EPoS
10 5 (0.98%) Economics
10 5 (0.98%) User Experience
11 4 (0.79%) Life Science
11 4 (0.79%) Physics
11 4 (0.79%) Chemistry
11 4 (0.79%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 103 (20.24%) Windows
2 28 (5.50%) Linux
3 19 (3.73%) Windows 7
3 19 (3.73%) Android
4 17 (3.34%) Windows Server 2008
5 16 (3.14%) Apple iOS
6 14 (2.75%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (1.18%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (0.98%) Windows Mobile
9 4 (0.79%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.20%) Embedded Linux
10 1 (0.20%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 192 (37.72%) Agile Software Development
2 187 (36.74%) MVC
3 137 (26.92%) TDD
4 111 (21.81%) Scrum
5 64 (12.57%) OO
6 63 (12.38%) Software Engineering
7 42 (8.25%) BDD
8 35 (6.88%) OOP
9 34 (6.68%) Web Application Development
10 30 (5.89%) Web Development
11 28 (5.50%) Unit Testing
12 26 (5.11%) Business Intelligence
13 25 (4.91%) Migration
14 24 (4.72%) Data Management
14 24 (4.72%) E-Commerce
15 22 (4.32%) MVVM
16 21 (4.13%) Refactoring
17 20 (3.93%) Data Modelling
17 20 (3.93%) Project Management
18 19 (3.73%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 336 (66.01%) C#
2 270 (53.05%) JavaScript
3 206 (40.47%) SQL
4 68 (13.36%) VB.NET
5 46 (9.04%) Java
6 37 (7.27%) PHP
7 35 (6.88%) T-SQL
8 17 (3.34%) Ruby
9 15 (2.95%) C++
10 11 (2.16%) VBA
11 10 (1.96%) PowerShell
12 8 (1.57%) VBScript
12 8 (1.57%) VB
12 8 (1.57%) Python
12 8 (1.57%) MATLAB
13 3 (0.59%) Objective-C
13 3 (0.59%) Groovy
13 3 (0.59%) Bash Shell
14 2 (0.39%) Apex Code
14 2 (0.39%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 117 (22.99%) Degree
2 34 (6.68%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (1.18%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 6 (1.18%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (0.98%) MCP
5 4 (0.79%) PhD
6 3 (0.59%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 3 (0.59%) Security Cleared
7 2 (0.39%) MCTS
7 2 (0.39%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.20%) CCNP
8 1 (0.20%) CCNA
8 1 (0.20%) CCA
8 1 (0.20%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (0.20%) CCEA
8 1 (0.20%) MCSE
8 1 (0.20%) MCSA
8 1 (0.20%) MCITP
8 1 (0.20%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.20%) CCAA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (3.34%) QA
2 8 (1.57%) SLA
3 1 (0.20%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 25 (4.91%) Active Directory
2 12 (2.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (1.57%) Hyper-V
4 3 (0.59%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (0.59%) Docker
5 1 (0.20%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.20%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.20%) Forefront TMG
5 1 (0.20%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (0.59%) WSUS
1 3 (0.59%) Ansible
2 2 (0.39%) SCOM
3 1 (0.20%) SCCM
3 1 (0.20%) Puppet
3 1 (0.20%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.20%) cPanel
3 1 (0.20%) FortiGate
3 1 (0.20%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 161 (31.63%) Microsoft
2 28 (5.50%) Oracle
3 18 (3.54%) VMware
4 17 (3.34%) Salesforce.com
5 12 (2.36%) Telerik
5 12 (2.36%) Cisco
6 11 (2.16%) IBM
7 9 (1.77%) Citrix
8 7 (1.38%) Sage
9 5 (0.98%) JDA
9 5 (0.98%) Avaya
10 4 (0.79%) CheckPoint
10 4 (0.79%) NetApp
10 4 (0.79%) Siemens
10 4 (0.79%) Dell
11 3 (0.59%) Primavera
11 3 (0.59%) PeopleSoft
11 3 (0.59%) Google
12 2 (0.39%) Neolane
12 2 (0.39%) Sonus
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30,000 per annum + great benefits package!
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + shareholding
Posted: 2 days ago
Witney, Oxfordshire
Thomas International
Salary: From £39,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Thame, Oxfordshire
Two Fold Software Ltd
Salary: Up to £36,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 3 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
ISL
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 40,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Didcot, Oxfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bicester, Oxfordshire
Bis-Web Limited
Salary: Competative Salary
Posted: 5 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxfordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 55,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 40,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 45,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £28000 to £60000 per annum - share options
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxfordshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 6 days ago