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 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
South East / Oxfordshire
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 13 8 12
Rank change year-on-year -5 +4  
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 205 281 259
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 15.26% 17.21% 16.28%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 52.84% 47.95% 54.64%
Number of salaries quoted 195 264 241
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Oxfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 388 586 474
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 28.89% 35.88% 29.79%
Number of salaries quoted 354 529 407
Median salary £44,500 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.00% +25.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

SQL Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxfordshire citing SQL Server 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 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 3 months to 25 June 2017.

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 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford -1 90 £42,500 - 14
Wallingford 0 17 £45,000 +16.12% 3
Thame - 17 £40,000 - 2
Banbury -10 11 £41,000 +2.50% 2
Abingdon +3 10 £35,000 -12.50% 6
Witney -7 10 £40,000 -5.88% 2
Henley-on-Thames -3 4 £38,000 -27.61%
SQL Server
South East

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, IT jobs citing SQL Server 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 275 (66.27%) .NET
2 248 (59.76%) C#
3 206 (49.64%) ASP.NET
4 188 (45.30%) JavaScript
5 175 (42.17%) MVC
6 174 (41.93%) Agile Software Development
7 170 (40.96%) SQL
8 159 (38.31%) CSS
9 155 (37.35%) HTML
10 153 (36.87%) Microsoft
11 127 (30.60%) Windows
11 127 (30.60%) ASP.NET MVC
12 124 (29.88%) jQuery
13 103 (24.82%) Degree
14 93 (22.41%) Scrum
15 88 (21.20%) ASP.NET Web API
16 86 (20.72%) TDD
17 82 (19.76%) Web Services
18 73 (17.59%) AngularJS
19 71 (17.11%) OO
20 69 (16.63%) T-SQL
21 67 (16.14%) Software Engineering
22 61 (14.70%) RESTful
22 61 (14.70%) HTML5
23 59 (14.22%) SDLC
24 57 (13.73%) .NET Framework
25 56 (13.49%) WCF
26 55 (13.25%) Git (software)
26 55 (13.25%) Microsoft Azure
27 52 (12.53%) Windows Server

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 32 (7.71%) CMS
2 27 (6.51%) IIS
3 21 (5.06%) Drupal
4 17 (4.10%) WordPress
5 14 (3.37%) MS Exchange
6 13 (3.13%) Sitecore CMS
7 11 (2.65%) Umbraco
8 8 (1.93%) SharePoint
9 6 (1.45%) Apache
9 6 (1.45%) Skype for Business
10 5 (1.20%) BizTalk Server
11 4 (0.96%) Elasticsearch
11 4 (0.96%) Kentico
12 3 (0.72%) Apache Solr
13 2 (0.48%) Apache Spark
13 2 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2013
13 2 (0.48%) Tomcat
14 1 (0.24%) Exchange Server 2010
14 1 (0.24%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 19 (4.58%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (2.17%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (0.96%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (0.72%) Microsoft Project
4 3 (0.72%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.24%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 19 (4.58%) Dynamics AX
2 13 (3.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (0.96%) Infor M3
3 4 (0.96%) Payment Gateway
4 3 (0.72%) Cerner Millennium
4 3 (0.72%) Cognos Controller
4 3 (0.72%) Dynamics NAV
4 3 (0.72%) Infor CloudSuite
4 3 (0.72%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
4 3 (0.72%) Infor CRM
Cloud Services
1 55 (13.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (4.34%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (4.34%) Office 365
3 14 (3.37%) SaaS
4 6 (1.45%) BrowserStack
5 4 (0.96%) IaaS
6 3 (0.72%) Azure Data Factory
6 3 (0.72%) PaaS
7 1 (0.24%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
7 1 (0.24%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (0.24%) GitHub
7 1 (0.24%) Mimecast
7 1 (0.24%) SuccessFactors
7 1 (0.24%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 21 (5.06%) DNS
2 18 (4.34%) DHCP
3 11 (2.65%) Firewall
4 9 (2.17%) Remote Desktop
5 7 (1.69%) VPN
6 6 (1.45%) Internet
6 6 (1.45%) Skype
7 5 (1.20%) HTTP
8 4 (0.96%) VLAN
8 4 (0.96%) VoIP
9 3 (0.72%) TCP/IP
10 2 (0.48%) HTTPS
10 2 (0.48%) LAN
10 2 (0.48%) LDAP
10 2 (0.48%) NetScaler
10 2 (0.48%) OpenLDAP
10 2 (0.48%) Reverse Proxy
10 2 (0.48%) SAN
10 2 (0.48%) SSL
11 1 (0.24%) GPRS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (10.60%) MySQL
2 41 (9.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 40 (9.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 39 (9.40%) SQL Server 2014
5 31 (7.47%) Relational Database
6 26 (6.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 25 (6.02%) SQL Server 2008
8 23 (5.54%) SQL Server 2016
9 21 (5.06%) Data Warehouse
10 18 (4.34%) SQL Server 2012
11 16 (3.86%) Power BI
12 13 (3.13%) GIS
12 13 (3.13%) NoSQL
13 12 (2.89%) Big Data
14 11 (2.65%) SQL Server 2005
15 9 (2.17%) QGIS
16 7 (1.69%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 7 (1.69%) PostgreSQL
16 7 (1.69%) QlikView
17 6 (1.45%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 55 (13.25%) Git (software)
2 40 (9.64%) Team Foundation Server
3 35 (8.43%) Subversion
3 35 (8.43%) Visual Studio
4 20 (4.82%) Bugzilla
4 20 (4.82%) NUnit
4 20 (4.82%) Trac
5 12 (2.89%) JIRA
6 11 (2.65%) TeamCity
7 9 (2.17%) Selenium
8 8 (1.93%) gulp
9 7 (1.69%) Bitbucket
9 7 (1.69%) JUnit
10 6 (1.45%) Grunt
10 6 (1.45%) MSBuild
10 6 (1.45%) WebDriver
11 5 (1.20%) webpack
12 4 (0.96%) MSTest
12 4 (0.96%) PhpStorm
12 4 (0.96%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 51 (12.29%) Finance
2 37 (8.92%) Marketing
3 18 (4.34%) Retail
4 17 (4.10%) Telecoms
5 14 (3.37%) Advertising
6 13 (3.13%) Electronics
6 13 (3.13%) Manufacturing
7 10 (2.41%) Games
8 7 (1.69%) Music Industry
9 5 (1.20%) Banking
9 5 (1.20%) Legal
9 5 (1.20%) Publishing
10 2 (0.48%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 292 (70.36%) Developer
2 178 (42.89%) .NET Developer
3 138 (33.25%) C# Developer
4 105 (25.30%) C# .NET Developer
5 70 (16.87%) ASP.NET Developer
6 64 (15.42%) Software Developer
7 60 (14.46%) SQL Developer
8 55 (13.25%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 47 (11.33%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 43 (10.36%) .NET Software Developer
11 34 (8.19%) C# Software Developer
11 34 (8.19%) Junior
11 34 (8.19%) Web Developer
12 31 (7.47%) Agile Developer
13 28 (6.75%) .NET Web Developer
13 28 (6.75%) Agile .NET Developer
14 27 (6.51%) Agile C# Developer
14 27 (6.51%) Junior Developer
15 25 (6.02%) Senior Developer
16 23 (5.54%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 275 (66.27%) .NET
2 206 (49.64%) ASP.NET
3 159 (38.31%) CSS
4 155 (37.35%) HTML
5 127 (30.60%) ASP.NET MVC
6 124 (29.88%) jQuery
7 88 (21.20%) ASP.NET Web API
8 82 (19.76%) Web Services
9 73 (17.59%) AngularJS
10 61 (14.70%) HTML5
10 61 (14.70%) RESTful
11 57 (13.73%) .NET Framework
12 56 (13.49%) WCF
13 51 (12.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 46 (11.08%) ASP.NET MVC 5
15 42 (10.12%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 41 (9.88%) KnockoutJS
17 37 (8.92%) WinForms
18 31 (7.47%) WPF
19 26 (6.27%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 45 (10.84%) Mobile App
2 34 (8.19%) Computer Science
3 23 (5.54%) Greenfield Project
4 20 (4.82%) Clustering
5 18 (4.34%) Analytical Skills
6 14 (3.37%) Data Centre
7 13 (3.13%) User Experience
8 10 (2.41%) Replication
9 8 (1.93%) Enterprise Software
10 5 (1.20%) Data Protection Act
10 5 (1.20%) New Media
10 5 (1.20%) N-Tier
11 4 (0.96%) Algorithms
11 4 (0.96%) CESG
11 4 (0.96%) Cyber Defence
12 3 (0.72%) Enterprise Storage
12 3 (0.72%) Hybrid Cloud
12 3 (0.72%) Social Gaming
12 3 (0.72%) Social Media
12 3 (0.72%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 127 (30.60%) Windows
2 52 (12.53%) Windows Server
3 32 (7.71%) Windows Server 2008
4 27 (6.51%) Android
4 27 (6.51%) Apple iOS
5 23 (5.54%) Windows Server 2012
6 18 (4.34%) Linux
7 10 (2.41%) Amazon Linux
7 10 (2.41%) CentOS
8 9 (2.17%) Windows Vista
9 6 (1.45%) Windows Server 2003
10 5 (1.20%) Windows 7
10 5 (1.20%) Windows XP
11 4 (0.96%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.24%) Unix
12 1 (0.24%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 175 (42.17%) MVC
2 174 (41.93%) Agile Software Development
3 93 (22.41%) Scrum
4 86 (20.72%) TDD
5 71 (17.11%) OO
6 67 (16.14%) Software Engineering
7 59 (14.22%) SDLC
8 51 (12.29%) Business Intelligence
9 47 (11.33%) BDD
10 42 (10.12%) Kanban
10 42 (10.12%) Web Application Development
11 41 (9.88%) Web Development
12 31 (7.47%) Front End Development
12 31 (7.47%) Mobile Development
13 30 (7.23%) Mobile Application Development
13 30 (7.23%) Test Automation
14 29 (6.99%) OOP
15 28 (6.75%) SOA
16 25 (6.02%) Refactoring
17 23 (5.54%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 248 (59.76%) C#
2 188 (45.30%) JavaScript
3 170 (40.96%) SQL
4 69 (16.63%) T-SQL
5 46 (11.08%) Java
6 31 (7.47%) VB.NET
7 30 (7.23%) PHP
8 27 (6.51%) TypeScript
9 21 (5.06%) C++
10 14 (3.37%) PowerShell
11 12 (2.89%) Ruby
12 11 (2.65%) VB
12 11 (2.65%) X++
13 10 (2.41%) HQL
14 4 (0.96%) Perl
14 4 (0.96%) Python
14 4 (0.96%) VBScript
15 3 (0.72%) C
15 3 (0.72%) MATLAB
16 2 (0.48%) Scala
Qualifications
1 103 (24.82%) Degree
2 19 (4.58%) Computer Science Degree
3 17 (4.10%) Microsoft Certification
4 14 (3.37%) ISTQB
5 12 (2.89%) ISEB
6 9 (2.17%) MCSA
6 9 (2.17%) SC Cleared
6 9 (2.17%) Security Cleared
7 5 (1.20%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 5 (1.20%) MCSE
8 4 (0.96%) CISA
8 4 (0.96%) CISM
8 4 (0.96%) CISSP
8 4 (0.96%) MCP
9 3 (0.72%) DBS Check
9 3 (0.72%) Master's Degree
10 2 (0.48%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (3.86%) QA
2 4 (0.96%) SLA
2 4 (0.96%) WCAG
3 1 (0.24%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.24%) HL7
System Software
1 34 (8.19%) Active Directory
2 11 (2.65%) Hyper-V
3 9 (2.17%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (1.20%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (0.72%) Terminal Services
6 2 (0.48%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.24%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 10 (2.41%) SCCM
2 6 (1.45%) WSUS
3 5 (1.20%) vCenter Server
4 3 (0.72%) Microsoft Clustering
4 3 (0.72%) SmoothWall
5 2 (0.48%) SCDPM
5 2 (0.48%) SCOM
5 2 (0.48%) SCVMM
6 1 (0.24%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.24%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 153 (36.87%) Microsoft
2 23 (5.54%) Oracle
3 20 (4.82%) VMware
4 13 (3.13%) SAP
4 13 (3.13%) Sitecore
5 9 (2.17%) ESRI
6 8 (1.93%) Mapinfo
7 7 (1.69%) Facebook
8 6 (1.45%) Cognos
8 6 (1.45%) Telerik
8 6 (1.45%) Twitter
9 5 (1.20%) CA
9 5 (1.20%) Cisco
9 5 (1.20%) Tableau
10 4 (0.96%) Citrix
10 4 (0.96%) hybris
10 4 (0.96%) MuleSoft
10 4 (0.96%) WatchGuard
11 3 (0.72%) HP
11 3 (0.72%) SolarWinds
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bicester, Oxfordshire
MARS Technical Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Yoh
Salary: £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45,000 + Benefits + Qualifications
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
Yoh
Salary: £25000 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bicester, Oxfordshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Yoh
Posted: 4 days ago
Wallingford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum Pension, Gym, Life Assurance, Medical
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxfordshire
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Witney, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum Fantastic Benefits & Working Environment
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Thame, Oxfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxfordshire
Woodrow Mercer Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxfordshire
Arden Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Witney, Oxfordshire
MARS Technical Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £45,000 per annum Exceptional benefits and company cul
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £32,000 per annum + Benefits + Training
Posted: 6 days ago
Thame, Oxfordshire
GrowCreate
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Wallingford, Oxfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to £35k plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + Bonus, Life Assurance & Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Wallingford, Oxfordshire
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £26,000 to £30,000 per annum + Training + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Source Technology
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + bonus package
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Source Technology
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + bonus package
Posted: 6 days ago
Faringdon, Oxfordshire
MARS Technical Recruitment
Salary: From £26,000 to £30,000 per annum benefits and technical training
Posted: 4 days ago