The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Oxfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 8 3 4
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 403 433 392
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 21.46% 23.56% 24.18%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 59.18% 63.40% 57.90%
Number of salaries quoted 388 412 345
Average salary £37,750 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.62% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £24,700 £29,100
10% offered a salary of more than £52,300 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
681 683 677
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 36.26% 37.16% 41.76%
Number of salaries quoted 605 638 606
Average salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £31,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
SQL Server
South East

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 17 April 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 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Oxford -3 163 £37,500 -6.25% 42
Abingdon 0 54 £42,500 +6.25% 10
Witney -3 53 £45,000 - 6
Thame -1 10 £40,500 +8.00% 1
Banbury -12 7 £26,000 -18.75% 2
Bicester -13 5 £52,500 +64.06% 2
Henley-on-Thames - 3 £40,000 - 2
Wallingford -5 1 £20,000 -33.33% 3
Wantage -7 1 £41,500 +23.88%
SQL Server
South East

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

1 575 (75.96%) .NET
2 501 (66.18%) C#
3 434 (57.33%) ASP.NET
4 377 (49.80%) SQL
5 325 (42.93%) Microsoft
6 316 (41.74%) JavaScript
7 288 (38.04%) HTML
8 262 (34.61%) CSS
8 262 (34.61%) SQL Server 2008
9 239 (31.57%) MVC
10 194 (25.63%) ASP.NET MVC
11 191 (25.23%) SQL Server 2012
12 179 (23.65%) T-SQL
13 148 (19.55%) jQuery
14 146 (19.29%) MS Excel
15 142 (18.76%) SQL Server 2005
16 135 (17.83%) WCF
17 126 (16.64%) TDD
18 123 (16.25%) Windows
19 120 (15.85%) Software Engineering
20 108 (14.27%) HTML5
21 106 (14.00%) XML
21 106 (14.00%) .NET Framework
22 97 (12.81%) Degree
23 96 (12.68%) VB.NET
24 94 (12.42%) Java
25 89 (11.76%) Visual Studio
26 88 (11.62%) Web Services
27 78 (10.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
27 78 (10.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 51 (6.74%) IIS
1 51 (6.74%) SharePoint
2 27 (3.57%) CMS
3 23 (3.04%) MS Exchange
4 16 (2.11%) Sitefinity
5 15 (1.98%) Node.js
5 15 (1.98%) Drupal
6 11 (1.45%) BizTalk Server
7 9 (1.19%) SharePoint 2013
8 8 (1.06%) SharePoint 2010
8 8 (1.06%) SharePoint Server
9 6 (0.79%) WebSphere
9 6 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2007
9 6 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2013
10 5 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2010
10 5 (0.66%) ColdFusion
11 3 (0.40%) Tomcat
11 3 (0.40%) SugarCRM
11 3 (0.40%) Lync
12 2 (0.26%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 146 (19.29%) MS Excel
2 36 (4.76%) MS Office
3 2 (0.26%) PowerPivot
4 1 (0.13%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.13%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 16 (2.11%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (1.06%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (0.40%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.40%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 16 (2.11%) SaaS
2 10 (1.32%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (1.06%) Office 365
4 6 (0.79%) GitHub
5 2 (0.26%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.26%) Heroku
6 1 (0.13%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 64 (8.45%) Internet
2 15 (1.98%) Firewall
3 13 (1.72%) SAN
4 12 (1.59%) TCP/IP
5 11 (1.45%) LAN
5 11 (1.45%) DNS
6 7 (0.92%) WAN
6 7 (0.92%) HTTP
7 6 (0.79%) VoIP
7 6 (0.79%) VLAN
8 4 (0.53%) VPN
8 4 (0.53%) NAS
9 3 (0.40%) SNMP
9 3 (0.40%) Network Security
9 3 (0.40%) iSCSI
10 1 (0.13%) Wi-Fi
10 1 (0.13%) IPsec
10 1 (0.13%) DHCP
10 1 (0.13%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 262 (34.61%) SQL Server 2008
2 191 (25.23%) SQL Server 2012
3 142 (18.76%) SQL Server 2005
4 78 (10.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 78 (10.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 63 (8.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 59 (7.79%) Data Warehouse
7 41 (5.42%) MySQL
8 28 (3.70%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 17 (2.25%) Relational Database
10 15 (1.98%) PostgreSQL
11 14 (1.85%) MS Access
12 11 (1.45%) SQL Server 2000
13 8 (1.06%) NoSQL
14 7 (0.92%) Oracle Database
15 6 (0.79%) Big Data
15 6 (0.79%) RDBMS
16 5 (0.66%) DB2
16 5 (0.66%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
17 4 (0.53%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 89 (11.76%) Visual Studio
2 52 (6.87%) Team Foundation Server
3 39 (5.15%) NUnit
4 29 (3.83%) Subversion
5 22 (2.91%) Rhino Mocks
6 13 (1.72%) Git (software)
6 13 (1.72%) MSTest
6 13 (1.72%) Jenkins
6 13 (1.72%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 7 (0.92%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 7 (0.92%) Cucumber
8 6 (0.79%) Maven
8 6 (0.79%) JIRA
8 6 (0.79%) Selenium
9 5 (0.66%) Moq
9 5 (0.66%) T4 Templates
10 4 (0.53%) PhoneGap
10 4 (0.53%) JUnit
11 3 (0.40%) Mercurial
11 3 (0.40%) StyleCop
General
1 45 (5.94%) Finance
2 19 (2.51%) Games
3 17 (2.25%) Retail
4 15 (1.98%) Marketing
5 13 (1.72%) Telecoms
6 7 (0.92%) Billing
7 6 (0.79%) Automotive
8 5 (0.66%) Pharmaceutical
8 5 (0.66%) Back Office
8 5 (0.66%) Banking
9 4 (0.53%) Local Government
10 3 (0.40%) Advertising
11 2 (0.26%) Publishing
12 1 (0.13%) Military
12 1 (0.13%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.13%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 558 (73.71%) Developer
2 249 (32.89%) .NET Developer
3 153 (20.21%) C# Developer
4 119 (15.72%) C# .NET Developer
5 110 (14.53%) Senior Developer
6 106 (14.00%) Software Developer
7 96 (12.68%) ASP.NET Developer
8 86 (11.36%) Web Developer
9 79 (10.44%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 66 (8.72%) Software Engineer
11 62 (8.19%) Senior .NET Developer
12 52 (6.87%) Support Engineer
13 50 (6.61%) Consultant
14 44 (5.81%) C# Web Developer
15 42 (5.55%) SQL Developer
16 40 (5.28%) C# Software Engineer
17 37 (4.89%) C# Software Developer
18 35 (4.62%) Analyst
19 33 (4.36%) DBA
20 32 (4.23%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 575 (75.96%) .NET
2 434 (57.33%) ASP.NET
3 288 (38.04%) HTML
4 262 (34.61%) CSS
5 194 (25.63%) ASP.NET MVC
6 148 (19.55%) jQuery
7 135 (17.83%) WCF
8 108 (14.27%) HTML5
9 106 (14.00%) .NET Framework
9 106 (14.00%) XML
10 88 (11.62%) Web Services
11 78 (10.30%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 76 (10.04%) Ajax
13 73 (9.64%) CSS3
14 46 (6.08%) Razor View Engine
15 43 (5.68%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 41 (5.42%) WPF
17 34 (4.49%) ASP.NET Web API
18 28 (3.70%) Silverlight
19 25 (3.30%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 57 (7.53%) Computer Science
2 53 (7.00%) Mobile App
3 38 (5.02%) Enterprise Software
4 24 (3.17%) Mathematics
5 21 (2.77%) Physics
5 21 (2.77%) Open Source
6 11 (1.45%) N-Tier
7 10 (1.32%) NHS
7 10 (1.32%) Replication
7 10 (1.32%) Tandem
8 9 (1.19%) Social Network
9 8 (1.06%) Inversion of Control
9 8 (1.06%) Social Media
9 8 (1.06%) Clustering
9 8 (1.06%) iPhone
10 7 (0.92%) Management Information System
11 6 (0.79%) Client/Server
12 2 (0.26%) iPad
13 1 (0.13%) Video Conferencing
13 1 (0.13%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 123 (16.25%) Windows
2 47 (6.21%) Android
3 39 (5.15%) Apple iOS
4 23 (3.04%) Windows Server 2008
5 19 (2.51%) Windows Server 2012
6 13 (1.72%) Windows 7
7 12 (1.59%) Windows 8
7 12 (1.59%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (1.06%) Linux
9 6 (0.79%) Mac OS
10 4 (0.53%) Windows XP
11 3 (0.40%) UNIX
12 1 (0.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.13%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 239 (31.57%) MVC
2 126 (16.64%) TDD
3 120 (15.85%) Software Engineering
4 77 (10.17%) OO
5 71 (9.38%) BDD
6 65 (8.59%) Business Intelligence
7 60 (7.93%) Agile Software Development
7 60 (7.93%) Web Application Development
8 58 (7.66%) Scrum
9 54 (7.13%) Web Development
10 35 (4.62%) E-Commerce
10 35 (4.62%) Mobile Application Development
11 34 (4.49%) Migration
12 33 (4.36%) Unit Testing
13 31 (4.10%) Android Development
13 31 (4.10%) iOS Development
14 30 (3.96%) OOP
15 29 (3.83%) CRM
16 28 (3.70%) Performance Tuning
17 25 (3.30%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 501 (66.18%) C#
2 377 (49.80%) SQL
3 316 (41.74%) JavaScript
4 179 (23.65%) T-SQL
5 96 (12.68%) VB.NET
6 94 (12.42%) Java
7 61 (8.06%) C++
8 55 (7.27%) PHP
9 20 (2.64%) PowerShell
10 17 (2.25%) VBA
11 11 (1.45%) Delphi
12 10 (1.32%) Ruby
13 9 (1.19%) VB
14 8 (1.06%) VBScript
14 8 (1.06%) PL/SQL
15 6 (0.79%) PHP5
16 5 (0.66%) Python
17 4 (0.53%) Groovy
18 3 (0.40%) C
18 3 (0.40%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 97 (12.81%) Degree
2 69 (9.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 44 (5.81%) MCTS
4 36 (4.76%) MCP
5 33 (4.36%) MCAD
5 33 (4.36%) MCSD
6 14 (1.85%) PhD
7 12 (1.59%) MCSE
8 9 (1.19%) MCITP
9 7 (0.92%) ITIL Certification
10 6 (0.79%) Cisco Certification
10 6 (0.79%) CCNP
10 6 (0.79%) CCDP
11 5 (0.66%) HNC
11 5 (0.66%) HND
12 3 (0.40%) CISSP
12 3 (0.40%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 3 (0.40%) Security Cleared
13 2 (0.26%) MCSA
13 2 (0.26%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (4.23%) QA
2 10 (1.32%) SLA
3 1 (0.13%) HL7
System Software
1 31 (4.10%) VMware Infrastructure
1 31 (4.10%) Active Directory
2 16 (2.11%) Hyper-V
3 5 (0.66%) Xen
4 3 (0.40%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 3 (0.40%) XenApp
4 3 (0.40%) XenServer
4 3 (0.40%) XenDesktop
4 3 (0.40%) vSphere
5 2 (0.26%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.13%) KVM
6 1 (0.13%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.13%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 14 (1.85%) Puppet
2 13 (1.72%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (0.40%) SCOM
4 1 (0.13%) Data Guard
4 1 (0.13%) OpenNMS
4 1 (0.13%) Vagrant
4 1 (0.13%) Nagios
Vendors
1 325 (42.93%) Microsoft
2 53 (7.00%) Oracle
3 35 (4.62%) VMware
4 15 (1.98%) Apple
5 13 (1.72%) Cisco
6 10 (1.32%) Citrix
7 9 (1.19%) Salesforce.com
7 9 (1.19%) Sybase
8 8 (1.06%) Google
9 6 (0.79%) WatchGuard
9 6 (0.79%) Cognos
10 5 (0.66%) HP
10 5 (0.66%) Dell
11 4 (0.53%) JBoss
11 4 (0.53%) IBM
12 3 (0.40%) Symantec
12 3 (0.40%) Sage
12 3 (0.40%) EMC
12 3 (0.40%) ProCurve
12 3 (0.40%) Veeam
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Witney, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Witney, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £29200 - £36100 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Henley-On-Thames, Oxfordshire
Pitney Bowes Software Ltd
Posted: 4 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Sanderson
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 8 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 10 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus benefits.
Posted: 10 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum Plus benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Witney, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Witney, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £37,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Wallingford, Oxfordshire
ITF Solutions
Salary: £27000 - £37000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Conspicuous
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £23,000 to £28,000 per annum Plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bicester, Oxfordshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: Yesterday