Period
to 20 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxford with a requirement for SQL Server 2008 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 6 months to 20 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Oxfordshire > Oxford
6 months to
20 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 109 98 99
Rank change year-on-year -11 +1 -61
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 6 25 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 0.42% 1.73% 1.04%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.45% 5.29% 3.53%
Number of salaries quoted 10 18 17
Oxford median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £31,925 £31,750 £31,500
90th Percentile £52,500 £57,375 £60,250
Oxfordshire median annual salary £37,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -16.67% +12.50% -2.44%

SQL Server 2008 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 Oxford with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Oxford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 413 473 453
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxford 28.84% 32.71% 29.43%
Number of salaries quoted 379 442 365
Oxford median annual salary £44,500 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.00% +25.00% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £74,500 £69,875 £62,500
Oxfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year - +11.11% +1.25%

SQL Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

Job postings citing SQL Server 2008 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Oxford.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server 2008 in Oxford

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Oxford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 in Oxford.

Salary trend for SQL Server 2008 in Oxford

SQL Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Oxford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 in Oxford over the 6 months to 20 July 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL Server 2008 in Oxford

For the 6 months to 20 July 2017, IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 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 Oxford region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (66.67%) SQL
4 3 (50.00%) T-SQL
4 3 (50.00%) Replication
4 3 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (50.00%) Server Building
5 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
5 2 (33.33%) C#
5 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (33.33%) .NET
6 1 (16.67%) MySQL
6 1 (16.67%) Oracle
6 1 (16.67%) MVC
6 1 (16.67%) Publishing
6 1 (16.67%) Scrum
6 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
6 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
6 1 (16.67%) XML
6 1 (16.67%) Linux
6 1 (16.67%) UML
6 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
6 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
6 1 (16.67%) ETL
6 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
6 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
6 1 (16.67%) JIRA

SQL Server 2008
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxford 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:

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (16.67%) MySQL
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
4 1 (16.67%) Power BI
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) JIRA
1 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (16.67%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) DBA
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Administrator
2 3 (50.00%) Database Developer
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Database Developer
2 3 (50.00%) SQL DBA
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Developer
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server DBA
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Power BI Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Report Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior DBA
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) SSRS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
2 1 (16.67%) Ajax
2 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
2 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET 2.0
2 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 3
2 1 (16.67%) jQuery
2 1 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
1 3 (50.00%) Server Building
2 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Analytics
3 1 (16.67%) Data Analytics
3 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
3 1 (16.67%) ERD
3 1 (16.67%) ETL
3 1 (16.67%) MVC
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) UML
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (33.33%) C#
4 1 (16.67%) Java
4 1 (16.67%) Scala
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle