Period
to 15 August 2018

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 15 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
Oxfordshire > Oxford
6 months to
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 11 7 3
Rank change year-on-year -4 -4 +1
Permanent jobs citing SQL 302 290 333
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 17.98% 19.45% 23.14%
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.19% 30.24% 32.05%
Number of salaries quoted 278 290 334
Oxford median annual salary £46,500 £42,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.41% -15.00% +31.58%
10th Percentile £27,500 £29,900 £23,500
90th Percentile £66,075 £68,750 £70,000
Oxfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.76% -5.56% +12.50%

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 1,199 959 1,039
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 71.37% 64.32% 72.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1,119 845 939
Oxford median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00% +21.95%
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £71,250 £67,500
Oxfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% +18.75%

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 15 August 2018.

Salary histogram for SQL in Oxford

For the 6 months to 15 August 2018, IT jobs citing SQL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Oxford region with a requirement for SQL.

1 160 (52.98%) Agile Software Development
2 148 (49.01%) C#
3 127 (42.05%) .NET
4 111 (36.75%) JavaScript
5 102 (33.77%) HTML
6 87 (28.81%) Java
7 83 (27.48%) CSS
8 78 (25.83%) Scrum
9 64 (21.19%) Python
10 63 (20.86%) MVC
11 59 (19.54%) SQL Server
12 56 (18.54%) Software Engineering
12 56 (18.54%) Test Automation
13 54 (17.88%) Git (software)
14 50 (16.56%) Retail
14 50 (16.56%) AngularJS
15 46 (15.23%) Amazon AWS
16 43 (14.24%) Artificial Intelligence
17 40 (13.25%) Web Services
18 38 (12.58%) XML
19 36 (11.92%) Oracle
19 36 (11.92%) Microsoft
20 35 (11.59%) ASP.NET
20 35 (11.59%) jQuery
20 35 (11.59%) Degree
20 35 (11.59%) Selenium
20 35 (11.59%) Chatbot
21 34 (11.26%) T-SQL
21 34 (11.26%) Microsoft Azure
22 30 (9.93%) Confluence

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 30 (9.93%) Confluence
2 17 (5.63%) Elasticsearch
3 11 (3.64%) CMS
4 10 (3.31%) Apache Spark
4 10 (3.31%) Umbraco
5 9 (2.98%) Sitecore CMS
6 8 (2.65%) Kentico
7 7 (2.32%) Apache
8 5 (1.66%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 4 (1.32%) Apache Solr
9 4 (1.32%) Tomcat
10 3 (0.99%) JBoss
10 3 (0.99%) WordPress
11 2 (0.66%) Apache Airflow
11 2 (0.66%) Drupal
11 2 (0.66%) EPiServer
11 2 (0.66%) Jetty
11 2 (0.66%) MS Exchange
12 1 (0.33%) nginx
12 1 (0.33%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 35 (11.59%) Chatbot
2 16 (5.30%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.66%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (1.66%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (0.99%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (0.99%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.33%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.33%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 46 (15.23%) Amazon AWS
2 34 (11.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (2.32%) GitHub
4 6 (1.99%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.33%) AdWords
5 1 (0.33%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.33%) Amazon EMR
5 1 (0.33%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.33%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.33%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.33%) Office 365
5 1 (0.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.31%) Internet
2 7 (2.32%) DNS
3 2 (0.66%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.33%) BGP
4 1 (0.33%) Bluetooth
4 1 (0.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (19.54%) SQL Server
2 23 (7.62%) NoSQL
3 21 (6.95%) Big Data
4 17 (5.63%) PostgreSQL
5 16 (5.30%) MongoDB
5 16 (5.30%) MySQL
6 14 (4.64%) Apache Cassandra
7 10 (3.31%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (2.32%) Power BI
8 7 (2.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 6 (1.99%) Oracle Database
10 5 (1.66%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 4 (1.32%) Couchbase
11 4 (1.32%) Oracle Database 11g
11 4 (1.32%) Oracle Database 12c
11 4 (1.32%) SSDT
12 3 (0.99%) Data Mining
12 3 (0.99%) QlikView
12 3 (0.99%) SQL Server 2008
12 3 (0.99%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 54 (17.88%) Git (software)
2 35 (11.59%) Selenium
3 30 (9.93%) JIRA
4 27 (8.94%) Jenkins
5 19 (6.29%) JUnit
6 14 (4.64%) Maven
7 10 (3.31%) Cucumber
7 10 (3.31%) SoapUI
8 9 (2.98%) Ant
8 9 (2.98%) Mercurial
8 9 (2.98%) NUnit
8 9 (2.98%) Team Foundation Server
9 8 (2.65%) Hudson
10 7 (2.32%) Subversion
11 6 (1.99%) CruiseControl
11 6 (1.99%) Mockito
11 6 (1.99%) Visual Studio
12 5 (1.66%) YouTrack
13 4 (1.32%) Gradle
13 4 (1.32%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 50 (16.56%) Retail
2 22 (7.28%) Finance
3 13 (4.30%) Marketing
4 7 (2.32%) Manufacturing
5 5 (1.66%) Advertising
6 4 (1.32%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.66%) Law
8 1 (0.33%) Automotive
8 1 (0.33%) Games
8 1 (0.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 172 (56.95%) Developer
2 74 (24.50%) Software Developer
3 72 (23.84%) C# Developer
4 68 (22.52%) SQL Developer
5 56 (18.54%) .NET Developer
6 54 (17.88%) HTML Developer
7 47 (15.56%) C# .NET Developer
8 46 (15.23%) C# Software Developer
9 45 (14.90%) .NET Software Developer
10 40 (13.25%) Analyst
11 27 (8.94%) Software Engineer
12 25 (8.28%) Python Developer
13 23 (7.62%) JavaScript Developer
14 22 (7.28%) Full Stack Developer
15 21 (6.95%) Senior Developer
16 20 (6.62%) Junior
17 19 (6.29%) Data Analyst
17 19 (6.29%) Junior C# .NET Developer
17 19 (6.29%) Junior C# Developer
17 19 (6.29%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 127 (42.05%) .NET
2 102 (33.77%) HTML
3 83 (27.48%) CSS
4 50 (16.56%) AngularJS
5 40 (13.25%) Web Services
6 38 (12.58%) XML
7 35 (11.59%) ASP.NET
7 35 (11.59%) jQuery
8 29 (9.60%) Node.js
9 25 (8.28%) React
10 24 (7.95%) Django
11 23 (7.62%) CSS3
12 19 (6.29%) WPF
13 18 (5.96%) ASP.NET MVC
13 18 (5.96%) REST
14 16 (5.30%) JSON
14 16 (5.30%) MEAN Stack
14 16 (5.30%) WinForms
15 15 (4.97%) RESTful
16 14 (4.64%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 23 (7.62%) Computer Science
2 22 (7.28%) Greenfield Project
3 17 (5.63%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (4.97%) Mobile App
4 15 (4.97%) User Experience
5 7 (2.32%) NHS
5 7 (2.32%) Reinsurance
6 4 (1.32%) Algorithms
6 4 (1.32%) Public Cloud
7 3 (0.99%) Internet of Things
7 3 (0.99%) Semantic Web
8 2 (0.66%) Cloud Native
8 2 (0.66%) Self-Motivation
9 1 (0.33%) Analytical Mindset
9 1 (0.33%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.33%) CUDA
9 1 (0.33%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.33%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.33%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.33%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 21 (6.95%) Windows
2 17 (5.63%) Linux
3 13 (4.30%) Android
4 12 (3.97%) Apple iOS
5 6 (1.99%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 160 (52.98%) Agile Software Development
2 78 (25.83%) Scrum
3 63 (20.86%) MVC
4 56 (18.54%) Software Engineering
4 56 (18.54%) Test Automation
5 43 (14.24%) Artificial Intelligence
6 30 (9.93%) Unit Testing
7 26 (8.61%) Analytics
7 26 (8.61%) TDD
8 25 (8.28%) Business Intelligence
9 24 (7.95%) Kanban
10 23 (7.62%) Continuous Integration
11 22 (7.28%) DevOps
11 22 (7.28%) Exploratory Testing
12 21 (6.95%) BDD
12 21 (6.95%) Problem-Solving
13 19 (6.29%) ETL
13 19 (6.29%) Mentoring
14 18 (5.96%) OO
15 17 (5.63%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 148 (49.01%) C#
2 111 (36.75%) JavaScript
3 87 (28.81%) Java
4 64 (21.19%) Python
5 34 (11.26%) T-SQL
6 26 (8.61%) C++
7 24 (7.95%) PL/SQL
8 22 (7.28%) Scala
9 21 (6.95%) PHP
10 15 (4.97%) Ruby
11 14 (4.64%) PowerShell
12 8 (2.65%) Java 8
12 8 (2.65%) TypeScript
13 7 (2.32%) Bash Shell
14 6 (1.99%) C
15 5 (1.66%) R
16 4 (1.32%) VB.NET
17 3 (0.99%) ES6
17 3 (0.99%) Perl
17 3 (0.99%) VB
Qualifications
1 35 (11.59%) Degree
2 22 (7.28%) ISTQB
3 11 (3.64%) Computer Science Degree
4 8 (2.65%) PhD
5 5 (1.66%) ISEB
6 4 (1.32%) MCP
6 4 (1.32%) MCPD
6 4 (1.32%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.33%) AWS Certification
7 1 (0.33%) Numerate Degree
7 1 (0.33%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (6.29%) QA
2 10 (3.31%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.33%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (0.33%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
3 1 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 12 (3.97%) Docker
2 2 (0.66%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 16 (5.30%) Ansible
2 10 (3.31%) Puppet
3 9 (2.98%) Kubernetes
4 7 (2.32%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (1.66%) Terraform
6 4 (1.32%) Packer
7 2 (0.66%) Kibana
7 2 (0.66%) logstash
8 1 (0.33%) Nessus
Vendors
1 36 (11.92%) Microsoft
1 36 (11.92%) Oracle
2 21 (6.95%) Google
3 17 (5.63%) Talend
4 9 (2.98%) Sitecore
5 7 (2.32%) Twitter
6 6 (1.99%) Capita
7 3 (0.99%) Sage
7 3 (0.99%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (0.99%) Tableau
8 2 (0.66%) Alteryx
8 2 (0.66%) Cisco
8 2 (0.66%) Cognos
9 1 (0.33%) Okta
9 1 (0.33%) Xamarin