The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bicester with a requirement for SQL Server skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Oxfordshire / Bicester
Rank 3 11 3
Rank change year-on-year +8 -8  
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 6 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bicester 33.33% 3.03% 35.71%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 100.00% 7.69% 83.33%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 5
Median salary £35,000 £32,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% -40.90%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SQL Server is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bicester with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Bicester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 6 13 6
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bicester 33.33% 39.39% 42.86%
Number of salaries quoted 6 13 5
Median salary £35,000 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.45% +3.52%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

SQL Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Bicester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bicester citing SQL Server as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server in Bicester

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Bicester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server in Bicester.

Salary trend for SQL Server in Bicester

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in Bicester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server in Bicester over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL Server in Bicester

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bicester

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, IT jobs citing SQL Server also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bicester region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 12 (85.71%) C#
1 12 (85.71%) .NET
1 12 (85.71%) ASP.NET
1 12 (85.71%) MVC
1 12 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (78.57%) RESTful
2 11 (78.57%) ASP.NET MVC
3 8 (57.14%) TDD
3 8 (57.14%) ASP.NET Web API
3 8 (57.14%) SQL Server 2014
4 7 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 7 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 7 (50.00%) KnockoutJS
4 7 (50.00%) Web Application Development
4 7 (50.00%) AngularJS
4 7 (50.00%) BDD
4 7 (50.00%) Digital TV
5 4 (28.57%) Visual Studio
6 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
7 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
7 2 (14.29%) IIS
7 2 (14.29%) Windows
7 2 (14.29%) Finance
7 2 (14.29%) SCCM
7 2 (14.29%) Windows Server
8 1 (7.14%) IT Strategy
8 1 (7.14%) SuccessFactors
8 1 (7.14%) Fat Client
8 1 (7.14%) jQuery
8 1 (7.14%) Office 365

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Bicester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (14.29%) IIS
2 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
1 1 (7.14%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) IaaS
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (7.14%) Mimecast
1 1 (7.14%) Office 365
1 1 (7.14%) PaaS
1 1 (7.14%) SaaS
1 1 (7.14%) SuccessFactors
1 1 (7.14%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Firewall
1 1 (7.14%) LAN
1 1 (7.14%) Remote Desktop
1 1 (7.14%) SAN
1 1 (7.14%) VLAN
1 1 (7.14%) VoIP
1 1 (7.14%) WAN
1 1 (7.14%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (57.14%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (85.71%) .NET Developer
1 12 (85.71%) Developer
2 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET Developer
2 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
2 4 (28.57%) C# .NET Developer
2 4 (28.57%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 4 (28.57%) C# Developer
3 1 (7.14%) .NET Team Leader
3 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Architect
3 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
3 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Lead .NET Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Network Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Senior .NET Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (7.14%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (85.71%) .NET
1 12 (85.71%) ASP.NET
2 11 (78.57%) ASP.NET MVC
2 11 (78.57%) RESTful
3 8 (57.14%) ASP.NET Web API
4 7 (50.00%) AngularJS
4 7 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 7 (50.00%) KnockoutJS
4 7 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (7.14%) .NET Framework
5 1 (7.14%) ADO.NET
5 1 (7.14%) CSS
5 1 (7.14%) CSS3
5 1 (7.14%) Entity Framework
5 1 (7.14%) HTML
5 1 (7.14%) HTML5
5 1 (7.14%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 7 (50.00%) Digital TV
2 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Clustering
2 1 (7.14%) EMC VNX
2 1 (7.14%) Fat Client
2 1 (7.14%) FMCG
2 1 (7.14%) Thin Client
2 1 (7.14%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Windows
1 2 (14.29%) Windows Server
2 1 (7.14%) Windows 10
2 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
2 1 (7.14%) Windows 8
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (85.71%) MVC
2 8 (57.14%) TDD
3 7 (50.00%) BDD
3 7 (50.00%) Web Application Development
4 1 (7.14%) DevOps
4 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (7.14%) Information Management
4 1 (7.14%) IT Strategy
4 1 (7.14%) ITIL
4 1 (7.14%) ITIL V3
4 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
4 1 (7.14%) Scrum
4 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
4 1 (7.14%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (85.71%) C#
2 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) SCCM
2 1 (7.14%) Backup Exec
2 1 (7.14%) WSUS
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) Avaya
2 1 (7.14%) CheckPoint
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco
2 1 (7.14%) Dell
2 1 (7.14%) EMC
2 1 (7.14%) Forcepoint
2 1 (7.14%) HP
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle
2 1 (7.14%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (7.14%) VMware
2 1 (7.14%) WatchGuard
2 1 (7.14%) Xamarin