Period
to 20 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 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 6 months to 20 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 14 13 12
Rank change year-on-year -1 -1 -1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 347 452 464
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 13.20% 15.01% 16.03%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 40.02% 49.13% 52.55%
Number of salaries quoted 305 427 438
Oxfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £33,750 £29,225 £26,250
90th Percentile £58,250 £57,500 £57,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - -

SQL Server is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Oxfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 867 920 883
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 32.99% 30.55% 30.50%
Number of salaries quoted 732 754 787
Oxfordshire median annual salary £48,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.78% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £72,500 £60,200
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +4.65%

SQL Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server in Oxfordshire

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Salary trend for SQL Server in Oxfordshire

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 20 November 2018.

Salary histogram for SQL Server in Oxfordshire

SQL Server
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server within the Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 20 November 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford -15 126 £45,000 +5.88% 17
Thame +1 70 £47,500 +18.75% 1
Wallingford -1 28 £42,000 -6.67% 4
Banbury -3 27 £42,250 +5.63% 2
Witney +1 14 £47,500 +35.71% 5
Henley-on-Thames +1 12 £50,000 +17.65%
Abingdon -8 11 £45,000 -10.00% 3
Burford - 2 £29,500 -
Bicester -2 1 £45,000 +5.88% 1
SQL Server
South East

For the 6 months to 20 November 2018, IT jobs citing SQL Server 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 250 (72.05%) C#
2 247 (71.18%) .NET
3 193 (55.62%) JavaScript
3 193 (55.62%) MVC
4 180 (51.87%) ASP.NET
5 129 (37.18%) Microsoft
5 129 (37.18%) ASP.NET MVC
6 116 (33.43%) SQL
7 93 (26.80%) HTML
8 89 (25.65%) Agile Software Development
8 89 (25.65%) Greenfield Project
9 74 (21.33%) CSS
10 72 (20.75%) ASP.NET Web API
11 68 (19.60%) jQuery
12 60 (17.29%) Software Engineering
13 53 (15.27%) .NET Framework
14 49 (14.12%) Microsoft Azure
15 48 (13.83%) OO
16 45 (12.97%) AngularJS
17 44 (12.68%) Business Intelligence
18 43 (12.39%) Windows
18 43 (12.39%) Scrum
19 42 (12.10%) Web Services
20 39 (11.24%) Mobile App
20 39 (11.24%) Visual Studio
21 38 (10.95%) T-SQL
21 38 (10.95%) Git (software)
22 36 (10.37%) Java
23 34 (9.80%) SOLID
24 30 (8.65%) CMS

SQL Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 (8.65%) CMS
2 24 (6.92%) IIS
3 21 (6.05%) Sitecore CMS
4 17 (4.90%) SharePoint
5 15 (4.32%) NServiceBus
6 9 (2.59%) MS Exchange
7 8 (2.31%) Apache Spark
8 3 (0.86%) Apache
8 3 (0.86%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (0.58%) EPiServer
9 2 (0.58%) JBoss
9 2 (0.58%) Kentico
9 2 (0.58%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.29%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.29%) Confluence
Applications
1 8 (2.31%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (1.44%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (1.15%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.29%) BPCS
2 1 (0.29%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.29%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.29%) Infor SunSystems
2 1 (0.29%) NetSuite
2 1 (0.29%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 49 (14.12%) Microsoft Azure
2 22 (6.34%) Amazon AWS
3 19 (5.48%) PaaS
4 18 (5.19%) IaaS
5 11 (3.17%) SaaS
6 8 (2.31%) Force.com
6 8 (2.31%) npm
7 7 (2.02%) Amazon EC2
7 7 (2.02%) Amazon S3
8 6 (1.73%) Amazon EMR
9 5 (1.44%) GitHub
10 4 (1.15%) Office 365
11 3 (0.86%) Google Cloud Platform
12 2 (0.58%) Azure Data Factory
13 1 (0.29%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 1 (0.29%) AWS CloudFormation
13 1 (0.29%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 1 (0.29%) Azure Functions
13 1 (0.29%) Serverless
13 1 (0.29%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.88%) DHCP
1 10 (2.88%) DNS
2 9 (2.59%) Internet
3 2 (0.58%) Bluetooth
3 2 (0.58%) Firewall
3 2 (0.58%) HTTP
3 2 (0.58%) HTTPS
3 2 (0.58%) Kerberos
3 2 (0.58%) SSL
3 2 (0.58%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.29%) Network Security
4 1 (0.29%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (8.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 27 (7.78%) NoSQL
2 27 (7.78%) Power BI
3 25 (7.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 19 (5.48%) Big Data
4 19 (5.48%) MySQL
4 19 (5.48%) Relational Database
5 18 (5.19%) Data Warehouse
5 18 (5.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 15 (4.32%) SQL Server 2008
7 14 (4.03%) RDBMS
8 13 (3.75%) MongoDB
8 13 (3.75%) SQL Server 2016
9 12 (3.46%) PostgreSQL
10 8 (2.31%) RavenDB
11 7 (2.02%) Apache Cassandra
12 6 (1.73%) Amazon Redshift
13 4 (1.15%) Event Store
13 4 (1.15%) Redis
14 3 (0.86%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 39 (11.24%) Visual Studio
2 38 (10.95%) Git (software)
3 14 (4.03%) Grunt
3 14 (4.03%) gulp
3 14 (4.03%) MSBuild
3 14 (4.03%) NUnit
3 14 (4.03%) Subversion
3 14 (4.03%) TeamCity
4 8 (2.31%) webpack
5 7 (2.02%) JIRA
6 6 (1.73%) SpecFlow
7 5 (1.44%) Mercurial
7 5 (1.44%) TortoiseSVN
8 4 (1.15%) CruiseControl
9 3 (0.86%) Cucumber
9 3 (0.86%) IntelliJ
9 3 (0.86%) Selenium
10 2 (0.58%) Jenkins
10 2 (0.58%) Moq
10 2 (0.58%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 16 (4.61%) Retail
2 13 (3.75%) Games
3 10 (2.88%) Advertising
3 10 (2.88%) Finance
4 4 (1.15%) Publishing
5 2 (0.58%) Local Government
6 1 (0.29%) Automotive
6 1 (0.29%) Legal
6 1 (0.29%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 253 (72.91%) Developer
2 146 (42.07%) .NET Developer
3 80 (23.05%) Software Developer
4 72 (20.75%) C# Developer
5 53 (15.27%) C# .NET Developer
6 51 (14.70%) ASP.NET Developer
7 45 (12.97%) Senior Developer
8 43 (12.39%) .NET Software Developer
9 42 (12.10%) C# Software Developer
10 40 (11.53%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 39 (11.24%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 38 (10.95%) SQL Developer
13 26 (7.49%) Senior .NET Developer
14 23 (6.63%) Software Engineer
15 20 (5.76%) Product Developer
16 18 (5.19%) Architect
16 18 (5.19%) Web Developer
17 16 (4.61%) Senior C# Developer
17 16 (4.61%) SQL Server Developer
18 15 (4.32%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 247 (71.18%) .NET
2 180 (51.87%) ASP.NET
3 129 (37.18%) ASP.NET MVC
4 93 (26.80%) HTML
5 74 (21.33%) CSS
6 72 (20.75%) ASP.NET Web API
7 68 (19.60%) jQuery
8 53 (15.27%) .NET Framework
9 45 (12.97%) AngularJS
10 42 (12.10%) Web Services
11 29 (8.36%) HTML5
12 20 (5.76%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 20 (5.76%) React
12 20 (5.76%) RESTful
13 18 (5.19%) Entity Framework
13 18 (5.19%) JSON
13 18 (5.19%) MDX
13 18 (5.19%) REST
13 18 (5.19%) WCF
14 17 (4.90%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 89 (25.65%) Greenfield Project
2 39 (11.24%) Mobile App
3 21 (6.05%) Computer Science
3 21 (6.05%) User Experience
4 13 (3.75%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (2.59%) Data Centre
6 7 (2.02%) Algorithms
6 7 (2.02%) NHS
6 7 (2.02%) Public Cloud
7 6 (1.73%) Management Information System
8 5 (1.44%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (1.44%) FMCG
9 4 (1.15%) Self-Motivation
10 3 (0.86%) Clustering
10 3 (0.86%) Fintech
10 3 (0.86%) Replication
11 2 (0.58%) Fat Client
11 2 (0.58%) Reinsurance
11 2 (0.58%) Social Network
11 2 (0.58%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 43 (12.39%) Windows
2 18 (5.19%) Apple iOS
3 17 (4.90%) Windows Server
4 13 (3.75%) Android
5 9 (2.59%) Linux
5 9 (2.59%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (2.59%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (1.44%) Windows 7
7 4 (1.15%) Windows XP
8 2 (0.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.58%) Unix
9 1 (0.29%) VMS
9 1 (0.29%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.29%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.29%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 193 (55.62%) MVC
2 89 (25.65%) Agile Software Development
3 60 (17.29%) Software Engineering
4 48 (13.83%) OO
5 44 (12.68%) Business Intelligence
6 43 (12.39%) Scrum
7 34 (9.80%) SOLID
8 29 (8.36%) Web Development
9 28 (8.07%) Web Application Development
10 27 (7.78%) Analytics
11 26 (7.49%) Continuous Integration
11 26 (7.49%) Data Modelling
12 25 (7.20%) Problem-Solving
12 25 (7.20%) SDLC
13 24 (6.92%) TDD
14 22 (6.34%) BDD
15 21 (6.05%) ETL
15 21 (6.05%) Mentoring
16 20 (5.76%) Mobile Application Development
17 18 (5.19%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 250 (72.05%) C#
2 193 (55.62%) JavaScript
3 116 (33.43%) SQL
4 38 (10.95%) T-SQL
5 36 (10.37%) Java
6 23 (6.63%) Python
7 22 (6.34%) C++
7 22 (6.34%) VB.NET
8 17 (4.90%) R
9 15 (4.32%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 11 (3.17%) PowerShell
11 9 (2.59%) Ruby
12 8 (2.31%) TypeScript
13 6 (1.73%) VB
14 3 (0.86%) Bash Shell
14 3 (0.86%) C
14 3 (0.86%) Java 8
15 2 (0.58%) Scala
15 2 (0.58%) VBScript
15 2 (0.58%) XAML
Qualifications
1 30 (8.65%) Degree
2 11 (3.17%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (2.88%) Computer Science Degree
4 9 (2.59%) MCSA
4 9 (2.59%) PhD
5 6 (1.73%) DBS Check
6 3 (0.86%) TOGAF Certification
7 1 (0.29%) ISEB
7 1 (0.29%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.29%) Master's Degree
7 1 (0.29%) OCA
7 1 (0.29%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (0.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (2.88%) Data Quality
2 8 (2.31%) QA
3 4 (1.15%) SLA
4 1 (0.29%) GDPR
System Software
1 19 (5.48%) Active Directory
2 9 (2.59%) VMware ESXi
3 8 (2.31%) Hyper-V
4 7 (2.02%) Docker
5 2 (0.58%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (0.58%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 9 (2.59%) vCenter Server
2 3 (0.86%) Failover Clustering
3 1 (0.29%) Ansible
3 1 (0.29%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.29%) Puppet
3 1 (0.29%) SCCM
3 1 (0.29%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 129 (37.18%) Microsoft
2 24 (6.92%) Sitecore
3 19 (5.48%) Oracle
4 16 (4.61%) Tableau
5 12 (3.46%) VMware
6 11 (3.17%) Xamarin
7 8 (2.31%) Jitterbit
8 6 (1.73%) Cognos
9 4 (1.15%) Google
10 3 (0.86%) ABBYY
11 2 (0.58%) Atlassian
11 2 (0.58%) Infor
11 2 (0.58%) Sybase
11 2 (0.58%) Telerik
12 1 (0.29%) Cisco
12 1 (0.29%) Hortonworks
12 1 (0.29%) JD Edwards
12 1 (0.29%) Northgate
12 1 (0.29%) Sun
12 1 (0.29%) Twitter