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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 11 7 2
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -5
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 235 395 555
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 14.79% 23.65% 30.16%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 52.34% 61.82% 66.71%
Number of salaries quoted 223 370 496
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 £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,750 £50,000 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +6.08%
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
449 639 832
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 28.26% 38.26% 45.22%
Number of salaries quoted 382 577 721
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +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 3 July 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 3 July 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 -3 116 £40,000 +14.28% 17
Abingdon 0 42 £40,000 +14.28% 1
Witney +5 18 £43,750 +9.37% 1
Banbury +3 9 £43,000 +37.60% 1
Thame -1 6 £35,000 -22.22% 1
Wallingford 0 2 £47,500 +21.01%
Henley-on-Thames - 2 £60,000 - 1
Kidlington - 1 - -
SQL Server
South East

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

1 319 (64.31%) C#
1 319 (64.31%) .NET
2 268 (54.03%) ASP.NET
3 262 (52.82%) SQL
4 183 (36.90%) Agile Software Development
5 169 (34.07%) MVC
6 161 (32.46%) JavaScript
6 161 (32.46%) Microsoft
7 130 (26.21%) CSS
8 129 (26.01%) HTML
9 122 (24.60%) ASP.NET MVC
10 114 (22.98%) TDD
11 102 (20.56%) T-SQL
12 98 (19.76%) Windows
12 98 (19.76%) Degree
13 84 (16.94%) jQuery
14 74 (14.92%) MS Excel
15 72 (14.52%) .NET Framework
16 71 (14.31%) OO
17 69 (13.91%) AngularJS
18 67 (13.51%) WCF
19 66 (13.31%) Web Services
20 64 (12.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
21 59 (11.90%) Java
22 57 (11.49%) IIS
22 57 (11.49%) Relational Database
23 55 (11.09%) ASP.NET Web API
23 55 (11.09%) Scrum
24 53 (10.69%) XML
24 53 (10.69%) Oracle

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 57 (11.49%) IIS
2 19 (3.83%) Tomcat
3 16 (3.23%) CMS
3 16 (3.23%) Apache
4 15 (3.02%) Drupal
5 9 (1.81%) Node.js
5 9 (1.81%) Sitecore CMS
6 8 (1.61%) MS Exchange
7 7 (1.41%) WebSphere
7 7 (1.41%) Kentico
8 5 (1.01%) SharePoint
8 5 (1.01%) JBoss
9 3 (0.60%) ColdFusion
9 3 (0.60%) BizTalk Server
10 2 (0.40%) nginx
11 1 (0.20%) Apache Solr
11 1 (0.20%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.20%) DNN
11 1 (0.20%) SharePoint Server
11 1 (0.20%) Content Management Server
Applications
1 74 (14.92%) MS Excel
2 20 (4.03%) MS Office
3 1 (0.20%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.20%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 7 (1.41%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.21%) Adobe Campaign
3 5 (1.01%) Sage 200
3 5 (1.01%) Oracle Applications
3 5 (1.01%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.20%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.20%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 22 (4.44%) SaaS
2 18 (3.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (3.63%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (1.01%) Google Cloud Platform
4 4 (0.81%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (0.81%) Amazon S3
5 3 (0.60%) Google Analytics
6 2 (0.40%) Office 365
7 1 (0.20%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 23 (4.64%) Firewall
2 14 (2.82%) TCP/IP
2 14 (2.82%) DNS
3 12 (2.42%) LAN
3 12 (2.42%) WAN
4 11 (2.22%) Skype
5 8 (1.61%) DHCP
6 6 (1.21%) HTTP
7 5 (1.01%) BIG-IP
7 5 (1.01%) VLAN
7 5 (1.01%) Internet
7 5 (1.01%) MPLS
8 4 (0.81%) VPN
8 4 (0.81%) VoIP
8 4 (0.81%) Broadband
8 4 (0.81%) Network Security
9 3 (0.60%) FTP
9 3 (0.60%) SMTP
10 2 (0.40%) Wi-Fi
10 2 (0.40%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (12.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 57 (11.49%) Relational Database
3 46 (9.27%) SQL Server 2008
3 46 (9.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 35 (7.06%) MySQL
5 32 (6.45%) Data Warehouse
6 28 (5.65%) NoSQL
7 25 (5.04%) SQL Server 2005
8 22 (4.44%) CouchDB
9 21 (4.23%) MongoDB
10 18 (3.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 16 (3.23%) OLAP Cube
11 16 (3.23%) OLAP
12 13 (2.62%) Crystal Reports
13 12 (2.42%) SQL Server 2012
14 9 (1.81%) MS Access
15 8 (1.61%) QlikView
15 8 (1.61%) DB2
15 8 (1.61%) BusinessObjects
15 8 (1.61%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 44 (8.87%) Team Foundation Server
2 29 (5.85%) Visual Studio
3 21 (4.23%) Git (software)
4 20 (4.03%) NUnit
5 14 (2.82%) Subversion
6 12 (2.42%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 8 (1.61%) MSTest
8 7 (1.41%) JIRA
9 5 (1.01%) Maven
9 5 (1.01%) Toad
9 5 (1.01%) Rhino Mocks
9 5 (1.01%) Moq
10 4 (0.81%) Octopus Deploy
10 4 (0.81%) WebDriver
10 4 (0.81%) Selenium
11 3 (0.60%) Mercurial
11 3 (0.60%) MSBuild
General
1 49 (9.88%) Finance
2 22 (4.44%) Marketing
3 14 (2.82%) Telecoms
4 13 (2.62%) Advertising
5 12 (2.42%) Banking
6 11 (2.22%) Retail
7 9 (1.81%) Games
8 6 (1.21%) Local Government
9 5 (1.01%) Manufacturing
9 5 (1.01%) Pharmaceutical
10 3 (0.60%) Mandarin Language
11 2 (0.40%) Billing
11 2 (0.40%) Law
12 1 (0.20%) Publishing
12 1 (0.20%) French Language
12 1 (0.20%) German Language
Job Titles
1 297 (59.88%) Developer
2 139 (28.02%) .NET Developer
3 97 (19.56%) C# Developer
4 85 (17.14%) Senior Developer
5 79 (15.93%) C# .NET Developer
6 55 (11.09%) Analyst
7 49 (9.88%) Software Developer
8 43 (8.67%) Consultant
9 37 (7.46%) Junior
10 36 (7.26%) Senior .NET Developer
11 32 (6.45%) Junior Developer
12 31 (6.25%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 30 (6.05%) ASP.NET Developer
13 30 (6.05%) Web Developer
14 28 (5.65%) Software Engineer
15 26 (5.24%) Programmer
16 25 (5.04%) Senior C# Developer
17 21 (4.23%) C# Programmer
18 20 (4.03%) Support Analyst
19 19 (3.83%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 319 (64.31%) .NET
2 268 (54.03%) ASP.NET
3 130 (26.21%) CSS
4 129 (26.01%) HTML
5 122 (24.60%) ASP.NET MVC
6 84 (16.94%) jQuery
7 72 (14.52%) .NET Framework
8 69 (13.91%) AngularJS
9 67 (13.51%) WCF
10 66 (13.31%) Web Services
11 55 (11.09%) ASP.NET Web API
12 53 (10.69%) XML
13 39 (7.86%) WPF
13 39 (7.86%) Entity Framework
14 33 (6.65%) Ajax
15 29 (5.85%) KnockoutJS
16 26 (5.24%) HTML5
17 24 (4.84%) REST
17 24 (4.84%) ASP.NET MVC 4
18 23 (4.64%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 52 (10.48%) Computer Science
2 47 (9.48%) Analytical Skills
3 36 (7.26%) Mobile App
4 32 (6.45%) Life Science
5 20 (4.03%) User Experience
6 19 (3.83%) Enterprise Software
7 15 (3.02%) N-Tier
8 14 (2.82%) Mathematics
9 12 (2.42%) Visualisation
10 9 (1.81%) Data Structures
10 9 (1.81%) Client/Server
11 7 (1.41%) Management Information System
11 7 (1.41%) iPhone
11 7 (1.41%) Statistics
12 5 (1.01%) Inversion of Control
12 5 (1.01%) Physics
13 4 (0.81%) LIMS
14 3 (0.60%) Replication
14 3 (0.60%) NHS
14 3 (0.60%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 98 (19.76%) Windows
2 31 (6.25%) Linux
3 20 (4.03%) Android
4 19 (3.83%) Windows 7
5 13 (2.62%) Apple iOS
5 13 (2.62%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (1.41%) UNIX
7 6 (1.21%) NetWare
7 6 (1.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (1.21%) Mac OS
7 6 (1.21%) Windows 8
7 6 (1.21%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (1.01%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (1.01%) Windows Phone
9 2 (0.40%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.20%) AIX
10 1 (0.20%) Solaris
10 1 (0.20%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.20%) Windows Mobile
10 1 (0.20%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 183 (36.90%) Agile Software Development
2 169 (34.07%) MVC
3 114 (22.98%) TDD
4 71 (14.31%) OO
5 55 (11.09%) Scrum
6 50 (10.08%) BDD
7 44 (8.87%) Software Engineering
8 43 (8.67%) Unit Testing
9 40 (8.06%) Continuous Integration
10 38 (7.66%) SDLC
11 34 (6.85%) Project Management
12 33 (6.65%) Web Application Development
13 31 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
14 29 (5.85%) Web Development
15 22 (4.44%) Analytics
15 22 (4.44%) Dependency Injection
16 19 (3.83%) PRINCE2
16 19 (3.83%) Migration
17 18 (3.63%) OOP
17 18 (3.63%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 319 (64.31%) C#
2 262 (52.82%) SQL
3 161 (32.46%) JavaScript
4 102 (20.56%) T-SQL
5 59 (11.90%) Java
6 31 (6.25%) PHP
7 29 (5.85%) C++
7 29 (5.85%) VB.NET
8 22 (4.44%) VB
9 17 (3.43%) Python
10 12 (2.42%) MATLAB
10 12 (2.42%) Ruby
11 11 (2.22%) VBA
12 9 (1.81%) VB6
13 6 (1.21%) Apex Code
14 5 (1.01%) PL/SQL
15 4 (0.81%) PowerShell
16 2 (0.40%) Objective-C
17 1 (0.20%) Bash Shell
17 1 (0.20%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 98 (19.76%) Degree
2 19 (3.83%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (1.61%) MCSE
4 7 (1.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 5 (1.01%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (0.81%) Chartered Engineer
6 4 (0.81%) MCITP
7 3 (0.60%) CCNA
7 3 (0.60%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (0.60%) MCP
8 2 (0.40%) CCNP
8 2 (0.40%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (0.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.20%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.20%) Security Cleared
9 1 (0.20%) MCSA
9 1 (0.20%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (3.63%) QA
2 3 (0.60%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.40%) SLA
System Software
1 38 (7.66%) VMware Infrastructure
2 32 (6.45%) Active Directory
3 5 (1.01%) Hyper-V
4 3 (0.60%) vSphere
5 1 (0.20%) Docker
5 1 (0.20%) XenServer
5 1 (0.20%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.20%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 6 (1.21%) WebSphere Cast Iron
2 4 (0.81%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.20%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (0.20%) SCVMM
3 1 (0.20%) Ansible
3 1 (0.20%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 161 (32.46%) Microsoft
2 53 (10.69%) Oracle
3 46 (9.27%) VMware
4 24 (4.84%) Salesforce.com
5 21 (4.23%) IBM
6 16 (3.23%) Business Objects
7 15 (3.02%) Google
8 10 (2.02%) Facebook
9 9 (1.81%) Sitecore
9 9 (1.81%) Sage
10 8 (1.61%) Sophos
11 6 (1.21%) Tableau
11 6 (1.21%) Logi Analytics
11 6 (1.21%) SAP
11 6 (1.21%) Cisco
12 5 (1.01%) CheckPoint
12 5 (1.01%) Citrix
12 5 (1.01%) F5
13 3 (0.60%) Symantec
13 3 (0.60%) Siemens
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £32,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Oxford
ABRS
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + package
Posted: 19 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + fantastic benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 40,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + Bonus, Life Assurance, Pension and Medical C
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Witney, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum Fantastic Benefits & Working Environment
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford
People Source
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £40000 - £46000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum + Life Assurance, Pension and Medical Cover
Posted: 4 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago