Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxford with a requirement for SQL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SQL over the 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
Oxfordshire > Oxford
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 6 3 4
Rank change year-on-year -3 +1 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL 311 350 410
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 19.63% 23.84% 24.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category 28.45% 33.98% 41.08%
Number of salaries quoted 305 353 334
Oxford median annual salary £45,000 £44,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.12% +11.25% -11.11%
10th Percentile £31,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £60,000 £60,000
Oxfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +9.76% -1.20%

SQL is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxford with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Oxford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1093 1030 998
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 69.00% 70.16% 60.05%
Number of salaries quoted 965 918 827
Oxford median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £63,750 £65,000
Oxfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%

SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL in Oxford

SQL
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Salary trend for SQL in Oxford

SQL
Salary Histogram in Oxford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL in Oxford over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL in Oxford

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT jobs citing SQL 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.

1 136 (43.73%) Agile Software Development
2 106 (34.08%) JavaScript
3 105 (33.76%) C#
4 95 (30.55%) .NET
5 88 (28.30%) SQL Server
6 79 (25.40%) Java
7 78 (25.08%) HTML
8 69 (22.19%) Python
9 67 (21.54%) CSS
9 67 (21.54%) Microsoft
10 58 (18.65%) jQuery
11 57 (18.33%) Scrum
12 49 (15.76%) MVC
13 47 (15.11%) AngularJS
14 45 (14.47%) Microsoft Azure
15 43 (13.83%) Web Services
15 43 (13.83%) C++
16 41 (13.18%) Amazon AWS
17 39 (12.54%) Test Automation
18 38 (12.22%) Spring
19 37 (11.90%) T-SQL
19 37 (11.90%) Kanban
19 37 (11.90%) Mathematics
19 37 (11.90%) Degree
20 36 (11.58%) Business Intelligence
21 34 (10.93%) Computer Science
22 33 (10.61%) Unit Testing
22 33 (10.61%) Big Data
23 32 (10.29%) Continuous Integration
23 32 (10.29%) Software Engineering

SQL
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:

Application Platforms
1 12 (3.86%) Elasticsearch
2 9 (2.89%) MS Exchange
3 8 (2.57%) Exchange Server 2013
3 8 (2.57%) Tomcat
4 6 (1.93%) Confluence
4 6 (1.93%) WordPress
5 5 (1.61%) CMS
5 5 (1.61%) Umbraco
6 4 (1.29%) Apache Spark
6 4 (1.29%) Drupal
6 4 (1.29%) EPiServer
7 3 (0.96%) Apache Solr
7 3 (0.96%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.32%) Apache
8 1 (0.32%) IIS
8 1 (0.32%) MS Project Server
8 1 (0.32%) nginx
8 1 (0.32%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 21 (6.75%) Microsoft Excel
2 11 (3.54%) Chatbot
2 11 (3.54%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (1.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (1.29%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 19 (6.11%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (1.61%) NetSuite
3 4 (1.29%) Oracle AGIS
3 4 (1.29%) Oracle Assets
3 4 (1.29%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (1.29%) Oracle EBS R12
3 4 (1.29%) Oracle Financials
3 4 (1.29%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
4 3 (0.96%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.64%) Pegasus Opera
6 1 (0.32%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 45 (14.47%) Microsoft Azure
2 41 (13.18%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (4.18%) Google Cloud Platform
4 12 (3.86%) Office 365
5 11 (3.54%) IaaS
6 8 (2.57%) Cloud Computing
6 8 (2.57%) GitHub
6 8 (2.57%) Slack
7 6 (1.93%) SaaS
8 5 (1.61%) PaaS
9 2 (0.64%) Azure Active Directory
9 2 (0.64%) Azure Data Factory
10 1 (0.32%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.93%) NetScaler
2 4 (1.29%) Internet
3 3 (0.96%) HTTP
3 3 (0.96%) Network Security
3 3 (0.96%) Skype
4 2 (0.64%) Firewall
4 2 (0.64%) IPv4
4 2 (0.64%) IPv6
5 1 (0.32%) Asterisk PBX
5 1 (0.32%) CTI
5 1 (0.32%) DNS
5 1 (0.32%) Intranet
5 1 (0.32%) LAN
5 1 (0.32%) PABX
5 1 (0.32%) SMS
5 1 (0.32%) Unified Communications
5 1 (0.32%) VoIP
5 1 (0.32%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 88 (28.30%) SQL Server
2 33 (10.61%) Big Data
3 31 (9.97%) NoSQL
4 28 (9.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 20 (6.43%) MongoDB
6 14 (4.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 14 (4.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 12 (3.86%) MySQL
7 12 (3.86%) SQL Server 2014
8 10 (3.22%) SQL Server 2016
9 9 (2.89%) Power BI
9 9 (2.89%) Relational Database
10 8 (2.57%) Data Warehouse
11 7 (2.25%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 7 (2.25%) Oracle Database
11 7 (2.25%) PostgreSQL
11 7 (2.25%) RDBMS
12 5 (1.61%) Apache Hive
13 4 (1.29%) BusinessObjects
13 4 (1.29%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 24 (7.72%) Git (software)
2 23 (7.40%) Selenium
3 21 (6.75%) JUnit
3 21 (6.75%) Visual Studio
4 20 (6.43%) Jenkins
4 20 (6.43%) JIRA
4 20 (6.43%) Subversion
5 19 (6.11%) Maven
6 15 (4.82%) Cucumber
7 13 (4.18%) Eclipse
8 12 (3.86%) SoapUI
9 6 (1.93%) Talend Open Studio
10 5 (1.61%) Team Foundation Server
11 4 (1.29%) Ant
11 4 (1.29%) Mockito
12 3 (0.96%) Bitbucket
13 2 (0.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 2 (0.64%) NUnit
14 1 (0.32%) CruiseControl
14 1 (0.32%) Mercurial
General
1 29 (9.32%) Retail
2 28 (9.00%) Finance
3 19 (6.11%) Marketing
4 16 (5.14%) Advertising
5 7 (2.25%) Publishing
6 5 (1.61%) Legal
7 3 (0.96%) Games
7 3 (0.96%) Local Government
8 2 (0.64%) Automotive
8 2 (0.64%) Back Office
8 2 (0.64%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.32%) Banking
9 1 (0.32%) Electronics
9 1 (0.32%) Law
Job Titles
1 160 (51.45%) Developer
2 48 (15.43%) C# Developer
3 43 (13.83%) Analyst
4 37 (11.90%) Java Developer
5 29 (9.32%) .NET Developer
6 28 (9.00%) Software Developer
7 23 (7.40%) JavaScript Developer
8 21 (6.75%) SQL Developer
9 17 (5.47%) C# .NET Developer
9 17 (5.47%) Machine Learning Researcher
10 16 (5.14%) Development Manager
10 16 (5.14%) Senior Developer
10 16 (5.14%) Software Engineer
11 14 (4.50%) Angular Developer
11 14 (4.50%) HTML Developer
11 14 (4.50%) Test Automation Engineer
11 14 (4.50%) Test Engineer
12 13 (4.18%) Dynamics AX Developer
12 13 (4.18%) Senior Java Developer
13 12 (3.86%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 95 (30.55%) .NET
2 78 (25.08%) HTML
3 67 (21.54%) CSS
4 58 (18.65%) jQuery
5 47 (15.11%) AngularJS
6 43 (13.83%) Web Services
7 38 (12.22%) Spring
8 24 (7.72%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 24 (7.72%) SOAP
9 23 (7.40%) ASP.NET
10 22 (7.07%) XML
11 21 (6.75%) JSON
11 21 (6.75%) RESTful
12 20 (6.43%) Hibernate
13 19 (6.11%) Natural Language Processing
14 18 (5.79%) React
15 16 (5.14%) Node.js
16 15 (4.82%) REST
16 15 (4.82%) TensorFlow
17 13 (4.18%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 34 (10.93%) Computer Science
2 31 (9.97%) Algorithms
3 22 (7.07%) Greenfield Project
4 21 (6.75%) Analytical Skills
5 14 (4.50%) Clustering
6 11 (3.54%) Mobile App
7 9 (2.89%) Replication
8 8 (2.57%) Client/Server
8 8 (2.57%) Reinsurance
9 7 (2.25%) CUDA
10 6 (1.93%) User Experience
11 5 (1.61%) Fintech
12 4 (1.29%) EPoS
13 3 (0.96%) FMCG
13 3 (0.96%) Private Cloud
13 3 (0.96%) Semantic Web
13 3 (0.96%) Smartphone
14 2 (0.64%) Driving Licence
14 2 (0.64%) Hybrid Cloud
14 2 (0.64%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 28 (9.00%) Windows
2 14 (4.50%) Linux
3 9 (2.89%) Windows Server
4 7 (2.25%) Android
4 7 (2.25%) Apple iOS
5 3 (0.96%) Windows 10
6 2 (0.64%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.32%) CentOS
7 1 (0.32%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 136 (43.73%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (18.33%) Scrum
3 49 (15.76%) MVC
4 39 (12.54%) Test Automation
5 37 (11.90%) Kanban
5 37 (11.90%) Mathematics
6 36 (11.58%) Business Intelligence
7 33 (10.61%) Unit Testing
8 32 (10.29%) Continuous Integration
8 32 (10.29%) Software Engineering
9 25 (8.04%) Machine Learning
9 25 (8.04%) Web Development
10 24 (7.72%) TDD
11 21 (6.75%) OO
12 20 (6.43%) Physics
13 19 (6.11%) Statistics
14 18 (5.79%) Deep Learning
14 18 (5.79%) Economics
14 18 (5.79%) Neural Network
14 18 (5.79%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 106 (34.08%) JavaScript
2 105 (33.76%) C#
3 79 (25.40%) Java
4 69 (22.19%) Python
5 43 (13.83%) C++
6 37 (11.90%) T-SQL
7 27 (8.68%) MATLAB
7 27 (8.68%) R
8 21 (6.75%) VBA
9 18 (5.79%) Julia
9 18 (5.79%) PowerShell
10 13 (4.18%) Scala
10 13 (4.18%) X++
11 12 (3.86%) PHP
12 11 (3.54%) Ruby
13 5 (1.61%) VB
13 5 (1.61%) VB.NET
14 4 (1.29%) Bash Shell
14 4 (1.29%) C
15 2 (0.64%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 37 (11.90%) Degree
2 18 (5.79%) PhD
3 3 (0.96%) MCSE
3 3 (0.96%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (0.64%) CCNA
4 2 (0.64%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (0.64%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (0.64%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (0.64%) MCDBA
4 2 (0.64%) MCITP
5 1 (0.32%) AWS Certification
5 1 (0.32%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.32%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (6.75%) QA
2 7 (2.25%) SLA
3 4 (1.29%) PMO
System Software
1 23 (7.40%) Docker
2 9 (2.89%) Active Directory
3 8 (2.57%) Hyper-V
3 8 (2.57%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (0.96%) Virtual Desktop
4 3 (0.96%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (0.64%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 12 (3.86%) Puppet
2 11 (3.54%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (2.89%) SCOM
4 8 (2.57%) Packer
4 8 (2.57%) Terraform
5 6 (1.93%) SCDPM
5 6 (1.93%) SCVMM
6 3 (0.96%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 3 (0.96%) SCCM
7 2 (0.64%) Ansible
Vendors
1 67 (21.54%) Microsoft
2 17 (5.47%) Oracle
3 13 (4.18%) Google
4 12 (3.86%) Citrix
5 9 (2.89%) SAP
6 7 (2.25%) Facebook
7 6 (1.93%) Talend
8 5 (1.61%) Cisco
8 5 (1.61%) Xamarin
9 3 (0.96%) Logi
9 3 (0.96%) Palo Alto
10 2 (0.64%) Hyperion
10 2 (0.64%) Pegasus
10 2 (0.64%) Perforce
11 1 (0.32%) Capita
11 1 (0.32%) ESRI
11 1 (0.32%) Sitecore
11 1 (0.32%) Tableau
11 1 (0.32%) VMware