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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 12 8 3
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -5
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 223 309 435
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 14.79% 20.52% 26.14%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 46.17% 58.08% 64.35%
Number of salaries quoted 213 279 410
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +0.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,700 £26,550 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +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
483 532 676
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 32.03% 35.33% 40.63%
Number of salaries quoted 384 453 623
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +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 £64,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 4 September 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 4 September 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 -3 108 £37,500 -6.25% 31
Abingdon +1 34 £40,000 +14.28% 7
Banbury -6 16 £40,000 +33.33% 2
Thame -2 15 £47,500 +5.55% 5
Witney -1 9 £42,500 - 5
Wallingford +7 4 £33,500 -4.28% 1
Henley-on-Thames -1 1 £22,500 -55.00%
SQL Server
South East

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 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.

1 286 (59.46%) .NET
2 276 (57.38%) C#
3 268 (55.72%) SQL
4 227 (47.19%) ASP.NET
5 156 (32.43%) Agile Software Development
6 151 (31.39%) MVC
7 149 (30.98%) Microsoft
8 134 (27.86%) JavaScript
9 127 (26.40%) T-SQL
10 111 (23.08%) ASP.NET MVC
11 105 (21.83%) HTML
12 99 (20.58%) Windows
13 96 (19.96%) CSS
14 93 (19.33%) TDD
15 77 (16.01%) MS Excel
15 77 (16.01%) Degree
16 71 (14.76%) Relational Database
17 66 (13.72%) .NET Framework
17 66 (13.72%) WCF
18 65 (13.51%) jQuery
18 65 (13.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 63 (13.10%) Java
20 61 (12.68%) IIS
21 59 (12.27%) Oracle
22 55 (11.43%) OO
23 52 (10.81%) AngularJS
24 51 (10.60%) BDD
25 50 (10.40%) Scrum
26 49 (10.19%) ASP.NET Web API
27 48 (9.98%) VMware

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 61 (12.68%) IIS
2 21 (4.37%) Node.js
3 17 (3.53%) Tomcat
4 16 (3.33%) Apache
5 11 (2.29%) CMS
6 10 (2.08%) MS Exchange
7 8 (1.66%) Drupal
8 6 (1.25%) Kentico
9 5 (1.04%) Sitecore CMS
9 5 (1.04%) WebSphere
9 5 (1.04%) ColdFusion
9 5 (1.04%) SharePoint
10 4 (0.83%) JBoss
11 3 (0.62%) OpenEdge
12 2 (0.42%) MQSeries
12 2 (0.42%) BizTalk Server
12 2 (0.42%) Lync
13 1 (0.21%) Exchange Server 2010
13 1 (0.21%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 1 (0.21%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 77 (16.01%) MS Excel
2 15 (3.12%) MS Office
3 2 (0.42%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.42%) Fireworks
3 2 (0.42%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 5 (1.04%) Dynamics CRM
1 5 (1.04%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (0.62%) Adaptiv
3 1 (0.21%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.21%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.21%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.21%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 18 (3.74%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (2.49%) SaaS
4 4 (0.83%) Google Analytics
5 3 (0.62%) Office 365
6 2 (0.42%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.21%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.21%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.21%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 27 (5.61%) Firewall
2 16 (3.33%) TCP/IP
2 16 (3.33%) DNS
3 14 (2.91%) WAN
4 13 (2.70%) LAN
5 10 (2.08%) Skype
6 9 (1.87%) SAN
7 8 (1.66%) DHCP
8 7 (1.46%) Network Security
9 6 (1.25%) Internet
9 6 (1.25%) MPLS
10 5 (1.04%) BIG-IP
10 5 (1.04%) VLAN
11 4 (0.83%) Wireless
11 4 (0.83%) Broadband
11 4 (0.83%) HTTP
11 4 (0.83%) VoIP
12 3 (0.62%) SMTP
12 3 (0.62%) FTP
12 3 (0.62%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (14.76%) Relational Database
2 65 (13.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 44 (9.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 43 (8.94%) MySQL
5 36 (7.48%) SQL Server 2008
6 35 (7.28%) Data Warehouse
7 31 (6.44%) NoSQL
8 21 (4.37%) SQL Server 2012
9 17 (3.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 15 (3.12%) SQL Server 2005
11 14 (2.91%) OLAP Cube
11 14 (2.91%) CouchDB
11 14 (2.91%) OLAP
12 13 (2.70%) MongoDB
13 12 (2.49%) BusinessObjects
14 10 (2.08%) RDBMS
15 9 (1.87%) Oracle Database
16 8 (1.66%) DB2
16 8 (1.66%) Microsoft Analysis Services
17 7 (1.46%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 35 (7.28%) Team Foundation Server
2 34 (7.07%) Visual Studio
3 23 (4.78%) Git (software)
4 14 (2.91%) Subversion
5 9 (1.87%) NUnit
6 8 (1.66%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 6 (1.25%) Toad
7 6 (1.25%) MSTest
8 5 (1.04%) Selenium
9 4 (0.83%) WebDriver
9 4 (0.83%) JIRA
9 4 (0.83%) Octopus Deploy
9 4 (0.83%) T4 Templates
10 3 (0.62%) Moq
11 2 (0.42%) Trac
11 2 (0.42%) ReSharper
11 2 (0.42%) Maven
11 2 (0.42%) Bugzilla
11 2 (0.42%) Rhino Mocks
11 2 (0.42%) Mercurial
General
1 46 (9.56%) Finance
2 24 (4.99%) Marketing
3 18 (3.74%) Games
4 16 (3.33%) Banking
5 13 (2.70%) Advertising
6 12 (2.49%) Telecoms
7 6 (1.25%) Local Government
8 5 (1.04%) Pharmaceutical
9 4 (0.83%) Financial Institution
10 3 (0.62%) Retail
11 2 (0.42%) Billing
12 1 (0.21%) French Language
12 1 (0.21%) German Language
12 1 (0.21%) Back Office
12 1 (0.21%) Publishing
12 1 (0.21%) Law
12 1 (0.21%) Legal
12 1 (0.21%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 279 (58.00%) Developer
2 122 (25.36%) .NET Developer
3 82 (17.05%) C# Developer
4 73 (15.18%) Senior Developer
5 63 (13.10%) C# .NET Developer
6 55 (11.43%) Consultant
7 49 (10.19%) Analyst
8 40 (8.32%) Software Developer
9 29 (6.03%) Programmer
10 27 (5.61%) Web Developer
10 27 (5.61%) Senior .NET Developer
11 26 (5.41%) Software Engineer
11 26 (5.41%) ASP.NET Developer
12 24 (4.99%) Administrator
12 24 (4.99%) SQL Developer
13 23 (4.78%) C# Programmer
14 22 (4.57%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 22 (4.57%) Senior C# Developer
14 22 (4.57%) Support Consultant
14 22 (4.57%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 286 (59.46%) .NET
2 227 (47.19%) ASP.NET
3 111 (23.08%) ASP.NET MVC
4 105 (21.83%) HTML
5 96 (19.96%) CSS
6 66 (13.72%) .NET Framework
6 66 (13.72%) WCF
7 65 (13.51%) jQuery
8 52 (10.81%) AngularJS
9 49 (10.19%) ASP.NET Web API
10 47 (9.77%) Web Services
11 40 (8.32%) Entity Framework
12 38 (7.90%) XML
13 29 (6.03%) KnockoutJS
14 26 (5.41%) WPF
14 26 (5.41%) Ajax
15 25 (5.20%) RESTful
16 24 (4.99%) REST
17 23 (4.78%) WinForms
18 19 (3.95%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 44 (9.15%) Analytical Skills
2 42 (8.73%) Mobile App
3 34 (7.07%) Computer Science
4 29 (6.03%) Life Science
5 15 (3.12%) N-Tier
6 12 (2.49%) Enterprise Software
7 11 (2.29%) iPhone
7 11 (2.29%) Management Information System
7 11 (2.29%) Mathematics
8 10 (2.08%) Statistics
8 10 (2.08%) User Experience
9 9 (1.87%) Client/Server
10 7 (1.46%) Clustering
11 6 (1.25%) Replication
11 6 (1.25%) Data Centre
12 4 (0.83%) Data Structures
12 4 (0.83%) Xbox
12 4 (0.83%) Visualisation
13 3 (0.62%) Enterprise Cloud
13 3 (0.62%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 99 (20.58%) Windows
2 34 (7.07%) Linux
3 23 (4.78%) Android
4 18 (3.74%) Windows Server 2008
5 16 (3.33%) Windows 7
6 12 (2.49%) Apple iOS
7 11 (2.29%) Windows Server 2012
7 11 (2.29%) UNIX
8 9 (1.87%) Windows 8
9 7 (1.46%) Windows Server 2003
10 6 (1.25%) NetWare
10 6 (1.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 6 (1.25%) Mac OS
11 5 (1.04%) Windows Phone
12 4 (0.83%) Windows XP
13 1 (0.21%) AIX
13 1 (0.21%) Solaris
13 1 (0.21%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.21%) Windows CE
13 1 (0.21%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 156 (32.43%) Agile Software Development
2 151 (31.39%) MVC
3 93 (19.33%) TDD
4 55 (11.43%) OO
5 51 (10.60%) BDD
6 50 (10.40%) Scrum
7 42 (8.73%) Software Engineering
7 42 (8.73%) Web Application Development
8 41 (8.52%) Project Management
9 38 (7.90%) Unit Testing
10 34 (7.07%) Continuous Integration
11 30 (6.24%) Business Intelligence
11 30 (6.24%) SDLC
12 25 (5.20%) Web Development
13 22 (4.57%) PRINCE2
14 21 (4.37%) Dependency Injection
15 20 (4.16%) DevOps
15 20 (4.16%) ITIL
16 19 (3.95%) Migration
17 18 (3.74%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 276 (57.38%) C#
2 268 (55.72%) SQL
3 134 (27.86%) JavaScript
4 127 (26.40%) T-SQL
5 63 (13.10%) Java
6 27 (5.61%) PHP
7 26 (5.41%) VB
8 22 (4.57%) C++
9 20 (4.16%) VB.NET
10 16 (3.33%) Ruby
11 13 (2.70%) Python
12 10 (2.08%) VB6
13 9 (1.87%) PL/SQL
13 9 (1.87%) VBA
14 6 (1.25%) MATLAB
15 5 (1.04%) PowerShell
16 3 (0.62%) Objective-C
16 3 (0.62%) PHP5
17 2 (0.42%) Delphi
18 1 (0.21%) Perl
Qualifications
1 77 (16.01%) Degree
2 28 (5.82%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (2.08%) Security Cleared
4 9 (1.87%) MCSE
5 6 (1.25%) CCNA
5 6 (1.25%) MCITP
5 6 (1.25%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (1.25%) SC Cleared
6 5 (1.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 5 (1.04%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (0.83%) Chartered Engineer
8 3 (0.62%) MCSA
9 2 (0.42%) CCNP
9 2 (0.42%) PMI Certification
9 2 (0.42%) MCTS
9 2 (0.42%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 1 (0.21%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 1 (0.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (0.21%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (2.29%) QA
2 3 (0.62%) Data Quality
2 3 (0.62%) SLA
3 1 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 43 (8.94%) Active Directory
2 41 (8.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (1.87%) Hyper-V
4 3 (0.62%) XenServer
4 3 (0.62%) vSphere
5 1 (0.21%) VirtualBox
5 1 (0.21%) KVM
5 1 (0.21%) LXC
5 1 (0.21%) Terminal Server
5 1 (0.21%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.21%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (0.83%) Backup Exec
2 2 (0.42%) WSUS
3 1 (0.21%) SCCM
3 1 (0.21%) SCOM
3 1 (0.21%) SCVMM
3 1 (0.21%) WebSphere Cast Iron
3 1 (0.21%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (0.21%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 149 (30.98%) Microsoft
2 59 (12.27%) Oracle
3 48 (9.98%) VMware
4 18 (3.74%) IBM
5 17 (3.53%) Google
6 8 (1.66%) Sophos
6 8 (1.66%) Citrix
6 8 (1.66%) Facebook
7 7 (1.46%) SAP
8 5 (1.04%) Cisco
8 5 (1.04%) CheckPoint
8 5 (1.04%) Sitecore
8 5 (1.04%) F5
9 4 (0.83%) Salesforce.com
9 4 (0.83%) Sage
9 4 (0.83%) Adobe
9 4 (0.83%) SunGard
9 4 (0.83%) HP
10 3 (0.62%) DevExpress
10 3 (0.62%) Symantec
Oxfordshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £21000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 21 hours ago
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Posted: 23 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + quarterly bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Thame, Oxfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 40,000
Posted: Yesterday
Thame, Oxfordshire
Noir Consulting
Salary: Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Witney, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum + great benefits and company holiday
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £3500 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £28000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits share options
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + good benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 45,000
Posted: 3 days ago