The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxford with a requirement for SQL Server 2012 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SQL Server 2012 over the 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Oxfordshire / Oxford
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 74 70 67
Rank change year-on-year -4 -3  
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2012 3 8 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 0.43% 1.23% 1.28%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.52% 3.98% 3.49%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 9
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.28% +27.27%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

SQL Server 2012 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 198 201 258
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxford 28.41% 30.97% 36.80%
Number of salaries quoted 187 180 221
Median salary £44,750 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.55% +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

SQL Server 2012
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxford citing SQL Server 2012 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 2012 in Oxford

SQL Server 2012
Salary Trend in Oxford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2012 in Oxford.

Salary trend for SQL Server 2012 in Oxford

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, IT jobs citing SQL Server 2012 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 2012.

1 16 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 15 (93.75%) SQL Server 2014
3 13 (81.25%) .NET
4 12 (75.00%) SQL
5 9 (56.25%) Clustering
6 8 (50.00%) T-SQL
6 8 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
6 8 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 6 (37.50%) C#
8 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
9 4 (25.00%) MVC
9 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET
9 4 (25.00%) PhD
9 4 (25.00%) ETL
9 4 (25.00%) Software Engineering
9 4 (25.00%) Mathematics
9 4 (25.00%) Physics
9 4 (25.00%) Chemistry
9 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
10 3 (18.75%) KnockoutJS
10 3 (18.75%) AngularJS
10 3 (18.75%) Computer Science
10 3 (18.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (18.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (18.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
10 3 (18.75%) MySQL
10 3 (18.75%) WinForms
11 2 (12.50%) Migration
11 2 (12.50%) Data Modelling

SQL Server 2012
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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 15 (93.75%) SQL Server 2014
3 8 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (18.75%) MySQL
4 3 (18.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (18.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (18.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (12.50%) QlikView
6 1 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database
6 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) JIRA
1 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (6.25%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 12 (75.00%) Developer
2 8 (50.00%) Database Developer
2 8 (50.00%) SQL Developer
3 7 (43.75%) SQL Database Developer
4 3 (18.75%) .NET Developer
4 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 3 (18.75%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (18.75%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (18.75%) C# Developer
4 3 (18.75%) DBA
5 2 (12.50%) SQL DBA
6 1 (6.25%) Applications Developer
6 1 (6.25%) C# Software Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Senior DBA
6 1 (6.25%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (81.25%) .NET
2 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (18.75%) AngularJS
3 3 (18.75%) KnockoutJS
3 3 (18.75%) WinForms
4 2 (12.50%) .NET Framework
5 1 (6.25%) Ajax
5 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET 2.0
5 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (6.25%) CSS
5 1 (6.25%) CSS3
5 1 (6.25%) HTML
5 1 (6.25%) HTML5
5 1 (6.25%) jQuery
5 1 (6.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (56.25%) Clustering
2 3 (18.75%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (25.00%) Chemistry
2 4 (25.00%) ETL
2 4 (25.00%) Mathematics
2 4 (25.00%) MVC
2 4 (25.00%) Physics
2 4 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (12.50%) Data Analysis
3 2 (12.50%) Data Modelling
3 2 (12.50%) Logical Data Model
3 2 (12.50%) Migration
4 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (6.25%) Analytics
4 1 (6.25%) Data Analytics
4 1 (6.25%) ERD
4 1 (6.25%) ETL Development
4 1 (6.25%) Scrum
4 1 (6.25%) UML
Programming Languages
1 12 (75.00%) SQL
2 8 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 6 (37.50%) C#
4 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
5 1 (6.25%) Java
5 1 (6.25%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) PhD
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
2 2 (12.50%) Cognos
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle