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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 9 5 5
Rank change year-on-year
-4 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 244 474 446
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 16.29% 26.22% 24.31%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 52.47% 60.85% 60.76%
Number of salaries quoted 214 439 420
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £31,700
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £60,000
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
465 779 734
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 31.04% 43.09% 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 387 705 677
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -8.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £67,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 24 October 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 24 October 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 -2 111 £37,500 +0.67% 9
Witney +3 17 £50,000 +33.33% 2
Abingdon -13 15 £40,000 -5.88% 5
Wallingford +1 14 £37,500 -6.25% 2
Henley-on-Thames +2 9 £35,000 +33.33% 1
Bicester -2 9 £27,500 -15.38%
Kidlington -9 6 £37,500 +41.50%
Banbury -2 4 £35,250 -11.87% 1
Burford - 2 £42,492 -
SQL Server
South East

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 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.

1 457 (74.07%) .NET
2 401 (64.99%) C#
3 362 (58.67%) ASP.NET
4 287 (46.52%) JavaScript
5 271 (43.92%) SQL
6 255 (41.33%) HTML
7 209 (33.87%) Microsoft
8 207 (33.55%) CSS
9 185 (29.98%) MVC
10 155 (25.12%) Agile Software Development
11 139 (22.53%) SQL Server 2008
12 130 (21.07%) MS Excel
13 125 (20.26%) XML
14 123 (19.94%) ASP.NET MVC
15 115 (18.64%) Web Services
16 112 (18.15%) Windows
17 110 (17.83%) jQuery
18 108 (17.50%) SQL Server 2005
19 105 (17.02%) VB.NET
20 103 (16.69%) Degree
21 100 (16.21%) OO
22 97 (15.72%) SQL Server 2012
23 92 (14.91%) TDD
24 90 (14.59%) Software Engineering
25 84 (13.61%) .NET Framework
26 83 (13.45%) WCF
27 78 (12.64%) T-SQL
28 69 (11.18%) Scrum
28 69 (11.18%) Ajax
29 67 (10.86%) Finance

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 60 (9.72%) IIS
2 50 (8.10%) SharePoint
3 27 (4.38%) MS Exchange
3 27 (4.38%) Node.js
4 19 (3.08%) SharePoint 2010
5 18 (2.92%) SharePoint 2013
6 16 (2.59%) JBoss
6 16 (2.59%) WebSphere
7 15 (2.43%) CMS
7 15 (2.43%) ColdFusion
8 13 (2.11%) Apache
8 13 (2.11%) Exchange Server 2013
9 9 (1.46%) Tomcat
9 9 (1.46%) Drupal
10 8 (1.30%) Lync
10 8 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2010
10 8 (1.30%) WebSphere Application Server
11 7 (1.13%) Exchange Server 2007
11 7 (1.13%) BizTalk Server
12 6 (0.97%) nginx
Applications
1 130 (21.07%) MS Excel
2 22 (3.57%) MS Office
3 3 (0.49%) MS Project
4 2 (0.32%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (0.97%) Agresso
2 2 (0.32%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (0.32%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.32%) Sage 1000
3 1 (0.16%) nopCommerce
3 1 (0.16%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.16%) Retail-J
Cloud Services
1 15 (2.43%) SaaS
2 14 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (2.11%) Office 365
4 6 (0.97%) GitHub
5 5 (0.81%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (0.81%) Heroku
6 4 (0.65%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 48 (7.78%) Internet
2 19 (3.08%) Firewall
3 17 (2.76%) HTTP
4 16 (2.59%) VPN
5 13 (2.11%) Intranet
6 12 (1.94%) DNS
7 11 (1.78%) SAN
8 9 (1.46%) iSCSI
9 7 (1.13%) Wireless
9 7 (1.13%) TCP/IP
10 6 (0.97%) WAN
11 5 (0.81%) DHCP
12 4 (0.65%) GPRS
12 4 (0.65%) VoIP
12 4 (0.65%) WLAN
13 3 (0.49%) LAN
13 3 (0.49%) MPLS
14 2 (0.32%) IPv4
14 2 (0.32%) PBX
15 1 (0.16%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 139 (22.53%) SQL Server 2008
2 108 (17.50%) SQL Server 2005
3 97 (15.72%) SQL Server 2012
4 58 (9.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 42 (6.81%) MySQL
6 36 (5.83%) Data Warehouse
7 35 (5.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 28 (4.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 26 (4.21%) Relational Database
10 24 (3.89%) NoSQL
11 13 (2.11%) PostgreSQL
12 12 (1.94%) SQL Server 2000
12 12 (1.94%) Big Data
12 12 (1.94%) Oracle Database
13 11 (1.78%) MS Access
14 10 (1.62%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 9 (1.46%) Crystal Reports
16 5 (0.81%) OLAP
16 5 (0.81%) Hadoop
16 5 (0.81%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 56 (9.08%) Team Foundation Server
2 49 (7.94%) Visual Studio
3 43 (6.97%) Git (software)
4 23 (3.73%) NUnit
5 17 (2.76%) Subversion
6 11 (1.78%) MSTest
7 8 (1.30%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 8 (1.30%) Selenium
8 7 (1.13%) Oracle Forms
8 7 (1.13%) Bugzilla
9 6 (0.97%) Moq
10 5 (0.81%) Hudson
10 5 (0.81%) SpecFlow
10 5 (0.81%) JIRA
11 4 (0.65%) TestComplete
11 4 (0.65%) Rhino Mocks
12 3 (0.49%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 2 (0.32%) Trac
13 2 (0.32%) PHPUnit
13 2 (0.32%) JUnit
General
1 67 (10.86%) Finance
2 19 (3.08%) Games
3 11 (1.78%) Back Office
4 10 (1.62%) Retail
4 10 (1.62%) Marketing
5 8 (1.30%) Pharmaceutical
5 8 (1.30%) Local Government
5 8 (1.30%) Banking
5 8 (1.30%) Advertising
6 4 (0.65%) Publishing
6 4 (0.65%) Legal
7 3 (0.49%) Telecoms
7 3 (0.49%) Automotive
8 1 (0.16%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 449 (72.77%) Developer
2 259 (41.98%) .NET Developer
3 123 (19.94%) C# Developer
4 102 (16.53%) C# .NET Developer
5 90 (14.59%) Software Developer
6 85 (13.78%) ASP.NET Developer
7 72 (11.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 71 (11.51%) Senior Developer
9 57 (9.24%) Web Developer
9 57 (9.24%) Software Engineer
10 42 (6.81%) Analyst
11 41 (6.65%) Graduate
12 40 (6.48%) SQL Developer
12 40 (6.48%) Senior .NET Developer
13 36 (5.83%) C# Software Engineer
14 32 (5.19%) Graduate Developer
15 30 (4.86%) Support Analyst
16 29 (4.70%) Junior
16 29 (4.70%) DBA
17 28 (4.54%) .NET Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 457 (74.07%) .NET
2 362 (58.67%) ASP.NET
3 255 (41.33%) HTML
4 207 (33.55%) CSS
5 125 (20.26%) XML
6 123 (19.94%) ASP.NET MVC
7 115 (18.64%) Web Services
8 110 (17.83%) jQuery
9 84 (13.61%) .NET Framework
10 83 (13.45%) WCF
11 69 (11.18%) Ajax
12 64 (10.37%) HTML5
13 60 (9.72%) ASP.NET Web API
14 40 (6.48%) RESTful
15 37 (6.00%) WPF
16 32 (5.19%) ADO.NET
17 31 (5.02%) XSLT
17 31 (5.02%) ASP.NET MVC 4
18 30 (4.86%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
19 28 (4.54%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 58 (9.40%) Computer Science
2 36 (5.83%) Analytical Skills
3 28 (4.54%) Enterprise Software
4 26 (4.21%) Mathematics
5 22 (3.57%) Open Source
6 13 (2.11%) GIS
7 12 (1.94%) Management Information System
7 12 (1.94%) Mobile App
8 11 (1.78%) Client/Server
9 10 (1.62%) NHS
10 7 (1.13%) Replication
10 7 (1.13%) Biotechnology
10 7 (1.13%) EqualLogic
11 6 (0.97%) Visualisation
11 6 (0.97%) W3C
12 5 (0.81%) Physics
12 5 (0.81%) Remote Sensing
12 5 (0.81%) Data Protection Act
12 5 (0.81%) Social Media
12 5 (0.81%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 112 (18.15%) Windows
2 31 (5.02%) Windows Server 2008
3 20 (3.24%) Windows 7
4 19 (3.08%) Windows Server 2003
5 18 (2.92%) Windows Server 2012
6 16 (2.59%) Linux
7 12 (1.94%) Android
8 10 (1.62%) Windows 8
9 6 (0.97%) Apple iOS
10 5 (0.81%) Windows Mobile
11 4 (0.65%) Windows XP
12 3 (0.49%) Windows Vista
13 2 (0.32%) UNIX
14 1 (0.16%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 1 (0.16%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 185 (29.98%) MVC
2 155 (25.12%) Agile Software Development
3 100 (16.21%) OO
4 92 (14.91%) TDD
5 90 (14.59%) Software Engineering
6 69 (11.18%) Scrum
7 43 (6.97%) Mentoring
8 41 (6.65%) Business Intelligence
9 38 (6.16%) Web Application Development
10 34 (5.51%) Web Development
11 31 (5.02%) E-Commerce
11 31 (5.02%) BDD
12 30 (4.86%) CRM
13 28 (4.54%) Unit Testing
14 26 (4.21%) Data Modelling
15 24 (3.89%) OOP
16 23 (3.73%) Project Management
17 22 (3.57%) Migration
18 18 (2.92%) Workflow
18 18 (2.92%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 401 (64.99%) C#
2 287 (46.52%) JavaScript
3 271 (43.92%) SQL
4 105 (17.02%) VB.NET
5 78 (12.64%) T-SQL
6 59 (9.56%) Java
7 32 (5.19%) PHP
8 21 (3.40%) C++
9 19 (3.08%) VB
10 18 (2.92%) Ruby
11 16 (2.59%) VBScript
12 15 (2.43%) VBA
13 14 (2.27%) PowerShell
14 9 (1.46%) VB6
14 9 (1.46%) C
15 7 (1.13%) Apex Code
16 3 (0.49%) Groovy
16 3 (0.49%) Delphi
17 2 (0.32%) PHP5
17 2 (0.32%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 103 (16.69%) Degree
2 45 (7.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 14 (2.27%) MCTS
4 8 (1.30%) MCP
5 5 (0.81%) Security Cleared
6 4 (0.65%) MCSE
7 3 (0.49%) PhD
7 3 (0.49%) ISEB
7 3 (0.49%) ISTQB
7 3 (0.49%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 3 (0.49%) SC Cleared
7 3 (0.49%) ACCA
7 3 (0.49%) CIMA
8 1 (0.16%) MCITP
8 1 (0.16%) CISSP
8 1 (0.16%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.16%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.16%) CCNA
8 1 (0.16%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (2.43%) QA
2 11 (1.78%) SLA
System Software
1 37 (6.00%) Active Directory
2 16 (2.59%) Hyper-V
3 10 (1.62%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (0.81%) HDFS
5 2 (0.32%) Docker
5 2 (0.32%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.16%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (0.16%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.16%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (1.13%) WSUS
2 6 (0.97%) Puppet
2 6 (0.97%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (0.65%) SCOM
4 2 (0.32%) Ansible
4 2 (0.32%) SCCM
5 1 (0.16%) Windows Intune
5 1 (0.16%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 209 (33.87%) Microsoft
2 33 (5.35%) Oracle
3 14 (2.27%) VMware
4 13 (2.11%) Sage
5 12 (1.94%) Telerik
6 11 (1.78%) Cisco
7 9 (1.46%) IBM
7 9 (1.46%) Salesforce.com
7 9 (1.46%) Avaya
8 8 (1.30%) Dell
8 8 (1.30%) Citrix
8 8 (1.30%) Cognos
9 4 (0.65%) NetApp
10 3 (0.49%) PeopleSoft
10 3 (0.49%) Primavera
10 3 (0.49%) Apple
11 2 (0.32%) Kaspersky
11 2 (0.32%) Open Text
11 2 (0.32%) Sybase
12 1 (0.16%) Red Hat
Oxford, Oxfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: 27,000 to £37,000
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000
Posted: Yesterday
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Gym
Posted: 2 days ago
Witney, Oxfordshire
ETS Technical Selection Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
Ricardo-AEA
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Roc Search
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
The People Network
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + 25 days holiday
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Conspicuous
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Didcot, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Didcot, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: From £25,000 to £28,000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Medical & Life
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £50,000 per annum Plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Wallingford, Oxfordshire
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £37,000 to £42,000 per annum + Pension, Private Healthcare, 25 da
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxfordshire
Roc Search
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago