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 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 9 8 3
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -5
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 268 397 456
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 17.38% 21.89% 24.88%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 50.76% 59.88% 63.25%
Number of salaries quoted 247 382 419
Average salary £40,000 £37,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.96% -5.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,350 £28,500 £24,200
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £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
528 663 721
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 34.24% 36.55% 39.33%
Number of salaries quoted 428 599 648
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +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 5 May 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 5 May 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 +1 123 £40,000 +6.66% 25
Abingdon 0 32 £40,000 +1.26% 7
Banbury +9 18 £32,500 +25.00% 2
Witney +5 14 £40,000 -11.11% 3
Wallingford 0 9 £47,500 +48.43%
Bicester +10 2 £48,750 -7.14% 2
Henley-on-Thames +5 2 £33,250 -24.00% 2
Thame -4 2 £45,000 -
Kidlington - 1 - -
SQL Server
South East

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 5 May 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.

1 394 (73.23%) .NET
2 361 (67.10%) C#
3 324 (60.22%) ASP.NET
4 245 (45.54%) SQL
5 229 (42.57%) JavaScript
6 228 (42.38%) Agile Software Development
7 222 (41.26%) MVC
8 191 (35.50%) CSS
9 173 (32.16%) HTML
10 166 (30.86%) Microsoft
11 159 (29.55%) ASP.NET MVC
12 150 (27.88%) TDD
13 126 (23.42%) Degree
14 123 (22.86%) jQuery
15 116 (21.56%) AngularJS
16 115 (21.38%) Windows
17 114 (21.19%) .NET Framework
18 108 (20.07%) Scrum
19 83 (15.43%) ASP.NET Web API
20 82 (15.24%) MS Excel
21 80 (14.87%) Entity Framework
22 76 (14.13%) T-SQL
23 71 (13.20%) NoSQL
24 69 (12.83%) Computer Science
25 68 (12.64%) SQL Server 2008
25 68 (12.64%) OO
26 67 (12.45%) Web Services
26 67 (12.45%) Ajax
27 65 (12.08%) CouchDB
28 64 (11.90%) BDD

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 (11.34%) IIS
2 21 (3.90%) CMS
3 17 (3.16%) Drupal
3 17 (3.16%) Tomcat
3 17 (3.16%) SharePoint
4 16 (2.97%) Apache
5 10 (1.86%) MS Exchange
6 9 (1.67%) Sitecore CMS
7 8 (1.49%) SharePoint 2010
7 8 (1.49%) Kentico
7 8 (1.49%) SharePoint 2013
8 7 (1.30%) Apache Solr
9 6 (1.12%) Umbraco
9 6 (1.12%) WebSphere
9 6 (1.12%) OpenEdge
10 5 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2010
11 4 (0.74%) Sitefinity
11 4 (0.74%) JBoss
11 4 (0.74%) BizTalk Server
12 2 (0.37%) nginx
Applications
1 82 (15.24%) MS Excel
2 27 (5.02%) MS Office
3 1 (0.19%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.19%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 7 (1.30%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.12%) Adobe Campaign
3 5 (0.93%) Sage 200
3 5 (0.93%) Oracle Applications
3 5 (0.93%) Dynamics NAV
4 3 (0.56%) Retail-J
4 3 (0.56%) Oracle Cash Management
5 2 (0.37%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 56 (10.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 55 (10.22%) Amazon AWS
3 28 (5.20%) SaaS
4 9 (1.67%) Office 365
5 5 (0.93%) Google Cloud Platform
6 4 (0.74%) Amazon EC2
6 4 (0.74%) Amazon S3
7 2 (0.37%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 18 (3.35%) Firewall
2 12 (2.23%) TCP/IP
3 11 (2.04%) HTTP
4 10 (1.86%) WAN
5 9 (1.67%) DNS
5 9 (1.67%) Skype
6 8 (1.49%) Internet
6 8 (1.49%) DHCP
7 7 (1.30%) LAN
7 7 (1.30%) MPLS
8 5 (0.93%) BIG-IP
9 4 (0.74%) Structured Cabling
9 4 (0.74%) IP Telephony
9 4 (0.74%) Broadband
10 3 (0.56%) VPN
11 2 (0.37%) RIP
11 2 (0.37%) SNMP
11 2 (0.37%) VoIP
11 2 (0.37%) FTP
11 2 (0.37%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (13.20%) NoSQL
2 68 (12.64%) SQL Server 2008
3 65 (12.08%) CouchDB
4 64 (11.90%) MongoDB
5 53 (9.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 39 (7.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 38 (7.06%) Relational Database
7 38 (7.06%) SQL Server 2005
8 34 (6.32%) RavenDB
9 31 (5.76%) Data Warehouse
10 28 (5.20%) SQL Server 2012
11 27 (5.02%) MySQL
12 16 (2.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 10 (1.86%) OLAP Cube
13 10 (1.86%) OLAP
14 9 (1.67%) Crystal Reports
14 9 (1.67%) RDBMS
15 8 (1.49%) Data Mining
15 8 (1.49%) QlikView
16 7 (1.30%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 55 (10.22%) Team Foundation Server
2 30 (5.58%) Git (software)
3 27 (5.02%) NUnit
4 24 (4.46%) Visual Studio
5 20 (3.72%) Subversion
6 16 (2.97%) JIRA
7 11 (2.04%) Maven
8 10 (1.86%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 9 (1.67%) MSTest
9 9 (1.67%) Mercurial
10 4 (0.74%) WebDriver
10 4 (0.74%) Selenium
10 4 (0.74%) Octopus Deploy
11 3 (0.56%) Rhino Mocks
11 3 (0.56%) Moq
11 3 (0.56%) MSBuild
11 3 (0.56%) Toad
General
1 44 (8.18%) Finance
2 24 (4.46%) Marketing
3 21 (3.90%) Retail
4 13 (2.42%) Advertising
5 12 (2.23%) Telecoms
6 10 (1.86%) Banking
7 6 (1.12%) Games
8 5 (0.93%) Manufacturing
8 5 (0.93%) French Language
8 5 (0.93%) German Language
9 4 (0.74%) Back Office
9 4 (0.74%) Law
9 4 (0.74%) Local Government
10 3 (0.56%) Military
10 3 (0.56%) Avionics
10 3 (0.56%) Mandarin Language
10 3 (0.56%) Billing
11 2 (0.37%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 343 (63.75%) Developer
2 187 (34.76%) .NET Developer
3 118 (21.93%) C# Developer
4 94 (17.47%) C# .NET Developer
5 85 (15.80%) Senior Developer
6 59 (10.97%) Junior
6 59 (10.97%) ASP.NET Developer
7 56 (10.41%) Analyst
8 49 (9.11%) Software Developer
8 49 (9.11%) Junior Developer
9 45 (8.36%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 42 (7.81%) Senior .NET Developer
11 41 (7.62%) Web Developer
12 31 (5.76%) Junior .NET Developer
13 30 (5.58%) Graduate
13 30 (5.58%) Consultant
14 28 (5.20%) Support Analyst
14 28 (5.20%) Graduate Developer
15 26 (4.83%) Senior C# Developer
16 23 (4.28%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 394 (73.23%) .NET
2 324 (60.22%) ASP.NET
3 191 (35.50%) CSS
4 173 (32.16%) HTML
5 159 (29.55%) ASP.NET MVC
6 123 (22.86%) jQuery
7 116 (21.56%) AngularJS
8 114 (21.19%) .NET Framework
9 83 (15.43%) ASP.NET Web API
10 80 (14.87%) Entity Framework
11 67 (12.45%) Ajax
11 67 (12.45%) Web Services
12 62 (11.52%) KnockoutJS
13 60 (11.15%) WCF
14 57 (10.59%) XML
15 43 (7.99%) WPF
16 35 (6.51%) HTML5
17 31 (5.76%) REST
18 27 (5.02%) ASP.NET Web Forms
19 25 (4.65%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 69 (12.83%) Computer Science
2 51 (9.48%) Analytical Skills
3 32 (5.95%) Mobile App
4 26 (4.83%) Enterprise Software
5 20 (3.72%) User Experience
6 19 (3.53%) Life Science
7 18 (3.35%) Mathematics
8 13 (2.42%) Data Structures
9 11 (2.04%) Visualisation
10 9 (1.67%) N-Tier
11 8 (1.49%) Client/Server
12 7 (1.30%) Management Information System
12 7 (1.30%) Physics
12 7 (1.30%) Statistics
13 6 (1.12%) Social Media
14 5 (0.93%) EPoS
15 4 (0.74%) LIMS
15 4 (0.74%) Economics
16 3 (0.56%) W3C
16 3 (0.56%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 115 (21.38%) Windows
2 33 (6.13%) Linux
3 24 (4.46%) Windows 7
4 13 (2.42%) Apple iOS
4 13 (2.42%) Android
5 12 (2.23%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (1.30%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (1.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (1.12%) UNIX
8 5 (0.93%) Windows Phone
8 5 (0.93%) NetWare
8 5 (0.93%) Mac OS
8 5 (0.93%) Windows 8
9 3 (0.56%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (0.37%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.19%) AIX
11 1 (0.19%) Solaris
11 1 (0.19%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.19%) Windows Mobile
11 1 (0.19%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 228 (42.38%) Agile Software Development
2 222 (41.26%) MVC
3 150 (27.88%) TDD
4 108 (20.07%) Scrum
5 68 (12.64%) OO
6 64 (11.90%) BDD
7 46 (8.55%) Unit Testing
8 45 (8.36%) Software Engineering
9 38 (7.06%) Continuous Integration
10 34 (6.32%) Web Application Development
11 33 (6.13%) Project Management
12 32 (5.95%) Web Development
13 27 (5.02%) Business Intelligence
14 25 (4.65%) OOP
15 21 (3.90%) Migration
16 20 (3.72%) Refactoring
16 20 (3.72%) Data Migration
17 19 (3.53%) OOD
18 18 (3.35%) UML
18 18 (3.35%) Image Processing
Programming Languages
1 361 (67.10%) C#
2 245 (45.54%) SQL
3 229 (42.57%) JavaScript
4 76 (14.13%) T-SQL
5 46 (8.55%) VB.NET
6 43 (7.99%) Java
7 28 (5.20%) C++
8 26 (4.83%) PHP
9 20 (3.72%) Python
10 18 (3.35%) MATLAB
10 18 (3.35%) Ruby
11 14 (2.60%) VB
12 8 (1.49%) VBA
13 6 (1.12%) Apex Code
14 5 (0.93%) Objective-C
14 5 (0.93%) VB6
15 3 (0.56%) PowerShell
15 3 (0.56%) PL/SQL
16 1 (0.19%) Groovy
16 1 (0.19%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 126 (23.42%) Degree
2 27 (5.02%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (1.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 8 (1.49%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (0.93%) MCSE
5 4 (0.74%) MCP
6 3 (0.56%) MCITP
6 3 (0.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 2 (0.37%) Chartered Engineer
7 2 (0.37%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (0.37%) PhD
7 2 (0.37%) CCNP
8 1 (0.19%) CCNA
8 1 (0.19%) CCA
8 1 (0.19%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (0.19%) CCEA
8 1 (0.19%) RHCE
8 1 (0.19%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.19%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.19%) CCAA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (4.83%) QA
2 3 (0.56%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.37%) SLA
4 1 (0.19%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 29 (5.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (3.53%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.19%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (0.19%) XenDesktop
3 1 (0.19%) vSphere
3 1 (0.19%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (1.12%) WebSphere Cast Iron
2 2 (0.37%) Backup Exec
2 2 (0.37%) SCOM
3 1 (0.19%) SCVMM
3 1 (0.19%) Ansible
3 1 (0.19%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (0.19%) SCCM
Vendors
1 166 (30.86%) Microsoft
2 37 (6.88%) Oracle
3 34 (6.32%) VMware
4 30 (5.58%) Salesforce.com
5 15 (2.79%) IBM
6 13 (2.42%) Business Objects
7 11 (2.04%) Cisco
8 10 (1.86%) Facebook
9 9 (1.67%) Sitecore
9 9 (1.67%) CheckPoint
10 7 (1.30%) Sophos
11 6 (1.12%) Logi Analytics
11 6 (1.12%) F5
11 6 (1.12%) Tableau
11 6 (1.12%) SAP
11 6 (1.12%) Sage
12 5 (0.93%) Google
13 4 (0.74%) Citrix
13 4 (0.74%) Siemens
14 3 (0.56%) Juniper
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum flexible benefits package
Posted: 4 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Competitive with excellent benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Witney, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum Fantastic Benefits & Working Environment
Posted: 5 hours ago
Didcot, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + pension, free parking & free lunches!
Posted: 5 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £47500 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Hays IT
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Tessella Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Tessella Ltd
Salary: £25,000 to £35,000+ (Depending on Experience)
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £32,000 to £42,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago