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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 14 7 2
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -5
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 185 362 510
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 12.72% 22.90% 29.03%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 47.07% 61.67% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 176 335 459
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -5.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,300 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
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
393 587 765
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 27.03% 37.13% 43.54%
Number of salaries quoted 331 521 669
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 £60,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 31 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 31 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 -5 94 £40,000 +12.67% 15
Abingdon +1 34 £40,000 +14.28% 4
Witney -2 9 £45,000 +12.50% 3
Thame -3 8 £35,000 -22.22% 2
Banbury -10 7 £43,000 +43.33% 1
Henley-on-Thames +1 1 £75,000 +50.00%
SQL Server
South East

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 31 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.

1 283 (61.66%) C#
2 282 (61.44%) .NET
3 252 (54.90%) SQL
4 232 (50.54%) ASP.NET
5 161 (35.08%) Agile Software Development
6 150 (32.68%) MVC
7 141 (30.72%) JavaScript
8 136 (29.63%) Microsoft
9 108 (23.53%) HTML
10 107 (23.31%) T-SQL
11 105 (22.88%) CSS
11 105 (22.88%) ASP.NET MVC
12 99 (21.57%) TDD
13 93 (20.26%) Windows
14 83 (18.08%) Degree
15 72 (15.69%) jQuery
16 66 (14.38%) MS Excel
17 65 (14.16%) OO
18 63 (13.73%) Java
19 62 (13.51%) Relational Database
20 61 (13.29%) .NET Framework
21 60 (13.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
21 60 (13.07%) WCF
22 57 (12.42%) AngularJS
23 55 (11.98%) Oracle
23 55 (11.98%) Web Services
24 52 (11.33%) IIS
25 47 (10.24%) Scrum
25 47 (10.24%) ASP.NET Web API
26 45 (9.80%) VMware

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 52 (11.33%) IIS
2 16 (3.49%) Tomcat
3 15 (3.27%) Apache
4 12 (2.61%) Drupal
5 11 (2.40%) CMS
6 9 (1.96%) Node.js
7 8 (1.74%) MS Exchange
8 7 (1.53%) Sitecore CMS
9 6 (1.31%) WebSphere
10 4 (0.87%) Kentico
10 4 (0.87%) ColdFusion
11 3 (0.65%) BizTalk Server
11 3 (0.65%) SharePoint
11 3 (0.65%) JBoss
12 1 (0.22%) Content Management Server
12 1 (0.22%) Lync
12 1 (0.22%) Exchange Server 2010
12 1 (0.22%) DNN
12 1 (0.22%) SharePoint Server
12 1 (0.22%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 66 (14.38%) MS Excel
2 17 (3.70%) MS Office
3 1 (0.22%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.22%) Fireworks
3 1 (0.22%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 7 (1.53%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.09%) Oracle Applications
2 5 (1.09%) Dynamics NAV
2 5 (1.09%) Sage 200
3 4 (0.87%) Adobe Campaign
4 1 (0.22%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 15 (3.27%) SaaS
2 14 (3.05%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (2.83%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (0.65%) Google Analytics
4 3 (0.65%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (0.44%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.44%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.44%) Amazon S3
5 2 (0.44%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 24 (5.23%) Firewall
2 15 (3.27%) TCP/IP
3 14 (3.05%) DNS
4 12 (2.61%) LAN
4 12 (2.61%) WAN
5 10 (2.18%) Skype
6 8 (1.74%) DHCP
7 5 (1.09%) Internet
7 5 (1.09%) MPLS
7 5 (1.09%) BIG-IP
7 5 (1.09%) VLAN
8 4 (0.87%) Network Security
8 4 (0.87%) VPN
8 4 (0.87%) VoIP
8 4 (0.87%) Broadband
9 3 (0.65%) FTP
9 3 (0.65%) HTTP
9 3 (0.65%) SMTP
9 3 (0.65%) SAN
10 2 (0.44%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (13.51%) Relational Database
2 60 (13.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 45 (9.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 35 (7.63%) MySQL
4 35 (7.63%) Data Warehouse
5 29 (6.32%) SQL Server 2008
6 23 (5.01%) NoSQL
7 17 (3.70%) CouchDB
8 16 (3.49%) MongoDB
8 16 (3.49%) OLAP
8 16 (3.49%) OLAP Cube
9 15 (3.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 14 (3.05%) SQL Server 2005
10 14 (3.05%) BusinessObjects
11 11 (2.40%) Crystal Reports
11 11 (2.40%) SQL Server 2012
12 8 (1.74%) DB2
12 8 (1.74%) MS Access
13 7 (1.53%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 6 (1.31%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 39 (8.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 32 (6.97%) Visual Studio
3 17 (3.70%) Git (software)
4 16 (3.49%) NUnit
5 13 (2.83%) Subversion
6 12 (2.61%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 7 (1.53%) MSTest
8 6 (1.31%) Toad
9 5 (1.09%) JIRA
10 4 (0.87%) Selenium
10 4 (0.87%) Maven
10 4 (0.87%) Rhino Mocks
10 4 (0.87%) Moq
10 4 (0.87%) Octopus Deploy
10 4 (0.87%) WebDriver
11 3 (0.65%) MSBuild
12 2 (0.44%) Mercurial
13 1 (0.22%) T4 Templates
13 1 (0.22%) ReSharper
General
1 45 (9.80%) Finance
2 19 (4.14%) Marketing
3 13 (2.83%) Advertising
4 12 (2.61%) Telecoms
5 11 (2.40%) Games
6 10 (2.18%) Banking
7 6 (1.31%) Local Government
8 5 (1.09%) Pharmaceutical
9 4 (0.87%) Manufacturing
10 3 (0.65%) Retail
11 2 (0.44%) Billing
11 2 (0.44%) Law
11 2 (0.44%) Mandarin Language
12 1 (0.22%) French Language
12 1 (0.22%) German Language
12 1 (0.22%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 272 (59.26%) Developer
2 123 (26.80%) .NET Developer
3 86 (18.74%) C# Developer
4 79 (17.21%) Senior Developer
5 70 (15.25%) C# .NET Developer
6 53 (11.55%) Analyst
7 45 (9.80%) Consultant
8 40 (8.71%) Software Developer
9 33 (7.19%) Senior .NET Developer
10 30 (6.54%) Web Developer
11 28 (6.10%) Programmer
12 26 (5.66%) Software Engineer
12 26 (5.66%) Senior C# Developer
13 25 (5.45%) ASP.NET Developer
14 24 (5.23%) Junior
14 24 (5.23%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 23 (5.01%) C# Programmer
16 20 (4.36%) Support Analyst
16 20 (4.36%) Administrator
17 19 (4.14%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 282 (61.44%) .NET
2 232 (50.54%) ASP.NET
3 108 (23.53%) HTML
4 105 (22.88%) CSS
4 105 (22.88%) ASP.NET MVC
5 72 (15.69%) jQuery
6 61 (13.29%) .NET Framework
7 60 (13.07%) WCF
8 57 (12.42%) AngularJS
9 55 (11.98%) Web Services
10 47 (10.24%) ASP.NET Web API
11 44 (9.59%) XML
12 33 (7.19%) WPF
13 31 (6.75%) Entity Framework
14 26 (5.66%) KnockoutJS
15 23 (5.01%) Ajax
16 22 (4.79%) WinForms
16 22 (4.79%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 22 (4.79%) HTML5
17 21 (4.58%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 42 (9.15%) Analytical Skills
2 41 (8.93%) Computer Science
3 34 (7.41%) Mobile App
4 30 (6.54%) Life Science
5 19 (4.14%) User Experience
6 16 (3.49%) Mathematics
7 15 (3.27%) N-Tier
8 14 (3.05%) Enterprise Software
9 11 (2.40%) Visualisation
10 9 (1.96%) iPhone
10 9 (1.96%) Client/Server
11 8 (1.74%) Management Information System
12 7 (1.53%) Statistics
12 7 (1.53%) Data Structures
13 5 (1.09%) Physics
14 4 (0.87%) LIMS
14 4 (0.87%) Clustering
14 4 (0.87%) Inversion of Control
15 3 (0.65%) Xbox
15 3 (0.65%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 93 (20.26%) Windows
2 31 (6.75%) Linux
3 22 (4.79%) Android
4 17 (3.70%) Windows 7
5 13 (2.83%) Apple iOS
5 13 (2.83%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (1.74%) UNIX
7 6 (1.31%) NetWare
7 6 (1.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (1.31%) Mac OS
7 6 (1.31%) Windows 8
7 6 (1.31%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (1.09%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (1.09%) Windows Phone
9 2 (0.44%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.22%) AIX
10 1 (0.22%) Solaris
10 1 (0.22%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.22%) Windows Mobile
10 1 (0.22%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 161 (35.08%) Agile Software Development
2 150 (32.68%) MVC
3 99 (21.57%) TDD
4 65 (14.16%) OO
5 47 (10.24%) Scrum
6 45 (9.80%) BDD
7 43 (9.37%) Unit Testing
8 39 (8.50%) Software Engineering
9 38 (8.28%) Continuous Integration
10 36 (7.84%) SDLC
11 32 (6.97%) Business Intelligence
12 31 (6.75%) Project Management
13 30 (6.54%) Web Application Development
14 24 (5.23%) Web Development
15 23 (5.01%) Dependency Injection
16 22 (4.79%) Analytics
17 18 (3.92%) PRINCE2
18 17 (3.70%) Mentoring
19 16 (3.49%) DevOps
19 16 (3.49%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 283 (61.66%) C#
2 252 (54.90%) SQL
3 141 (30.72%) JavaScript
4 107 (23.31%) T-SQL
5 63 (13.73%) Java
6 27 (5.88%) C++
7 26 (5.66%) PHP
8 25 (5.45%) VB
8 25 (5.45%) VB.NET
9 16 (3.49%) Python
10 10 (2.18%) MATLAB
10 10 (2.18%) VB6
10 10 (2.18%) Ruby
11 9 (1.96%) VBA
12 7 (1.53%) PL/SQL
13 4 (0.87%) PowerShell
13 4 (0.87%) Apex Code
14 2 (0.44%) Objective-C
15 1 (0.22%) Bash Shell
15 1 (0.22%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 83 (18.08%) Degree
2 15 (3.27%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (1.74%) MCSE
4 5 (1.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 5 (1.09%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (0.87%) MCITP
5 4 (0.87%) Chartered Engineer
6 3 (0.65%) SC Cleared
6 3 (0.65%) Security Cleared
6 3 (0.65%) CCNA
6 3 (0.65%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (0.44%) MCP
7 2 (0.44%) CCNP
8 1 (0.22%) MCSA
8 1 (0.22%) RHCE
8 1 (0.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (3.05%) QA
2 3 (0.65%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.44%) SLA
System Software
1 38 (8.28%) VMware Infrastructure
2 34 (7.41%) Active Directory
3 5 (1.09%) Hyper-V
4 3 (0.65%) vSphere
5 2 (0.44%) XenServer
6 1 (0.22%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.22%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.22%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.22%) KVM
6 1 (0.22%) Docker
6 1 (0.22%) LXC
Systems Management
1 4 (0.87%) Backup Exec
1 4 (0.87%) WebSphere Cast Iron
2 1 (0.22%) NetBackup
2 1 (0.22%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (0.22%) SCVMM
2 1 (0.22%) Ansible
Vendors
1 136 (29.63%) Microsoft
2 55 (11.98%) Oracle
3 45 (9.80%) VMware
4 19 (4.14%) IBM
5 15 (3.27%) Salesforce.com
5 15 (3.27%) Google
6 10 (2.18%) Facebook
7 9 (1.96%) Sage
8 8 (1.74%) Sophos
9 7 (1.53%) Sitecore
10 6 (1.31%) Cisco
10 6 (1.31%) SAP
10 6 (1.31%) Citrix
10 6 (1.31%) Tableau
11 5 (1.09%) CheckPoint
11 5 (1.09%) Logi Analytics
11 5 (1.09%) F5
12 3 (0.65%) Symantec
12 3 (0.65%) Adobe
13 2 (0.44%) Xamarin
Witney, Oxfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Thame, Oxfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: 23 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £32,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
RM Education
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + 5% bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Wallingford, Oxfordshire
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 37k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £37,000 to £47,000 per annum + bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Unspecified highly competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
ISL
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £4000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxfordshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Witney, Oxfordshire
Kalpa Resource
Salary: From £22,000 to £28,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago