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 28 May 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
South East / Oxfordshire
3 months to
28 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 13 10 9
Rank change year-on-year -3 -1  
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 200 259 264
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 14.79% 16.52% 17.14%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 49.14% 46.33% 51.46%
Number of salaries quoted 191 246 241
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 £25,500 £32,500 £29,050
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,250
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 407 559 513
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 30.10% 35.65% 33.31%
Number of salaries quoted 380 497 424
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +25.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,500 £57,500 £67,500
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 28 May 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 28 May 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 -2 90 £40,000 -5.88% 9
Thame +3 15 £47,500 +11.76% 2
Wallingford +1 14 £36,750 -11.44% 3
Abingdon +7 13 £38,750 -3.12%
Witney -5 10 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Banbury -12 8 £41,000 +13.10%
Henley-on-Thames +4 3 £36,000 -17.71%
Bicester +2 1 £41,500 +22.96% 1
SQL Server
South East

For the 6 months to 28 May 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.

1 266 (65.84%) .NET
2 253 (62.62%) C#
3 200 (49.50%) ASP.NET
4 183 (45.30%) JavaScript
5 175 (43.32%) Agile Software Development
6 172 (42.57%) MVC
7 166 (41.09%) SQL
8 162 (40.10%) CSS
9 157 (38.86%) HTML
10 145 (35.89%) Microsoft
11 134 (33.17%) Windows
12 125 (30.94%) jQuery
13 119 (29.46%) ASP.NET MVC
14 106 (26.24%) Degree
15 91 (22.52%) Scrum
16 82 (20.30%) TDD
16 82 (20.30%) Web Services
17 76 (18.81%) ASP.NET Web API
18 74 (18.32%) OO
19 70 (17.33%) T-SQL
20 69 (17.08%) Software Engineering
21 67 (16.58%) AngularJS
22 61 (15.10%) HTML5
23 59 (14.60%) WCF
24 56 (13.86%) Git (software)
25 55 (13.61%) SDLC
26 54 (13.37%) .NET Framework
27 53 (13.12%) Finance
28 51 (12.62%) Windows Server
29 48 (11.88%) Business Intelligence

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 34 (8.42%) CMS
2 27 (6.68%) IIS
3 19 (4.70%) Drupal
4 16 (3.96%) WordPress
5 12 (2.97%) SharePoint
6 11 (2.72%) MS Exchange
7 10 (2.48%) Sitecore CMS
8 8 (1.98%) Umbraco
9 7 (1.73%) Apache
10 5 (1.24%) Kentico
11 4 (0.99%) Elasticsearch
11 4 (0.99%) Skype for Business
12 3 (0.74%) BizTalk Server
13 2 (0.50%) Apache Spark
13 2 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2013
13 2 (0.50%) Tomcat
14 1 (0.25%) Apache Solr
14 1 (0.25%) Exchange Server 2010
14 1 (0.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 19 (4.70%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (1.98%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (0.99%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (0.74%) Microsoft Project
4 3 (0.74%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.25%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 14 (3.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 8 (1.98%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (0.99%) Cognos Controller
3 4 (0.99%) Infor CloudSuite
3 4 (0.99%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
3 4 (0.99%) Infor CRM
3 4 (0.99%) Infor M3
3 4 (0.99%) Payment Gateway
4 3 (0.74%) Cerner Millennium
4 3 (0.74%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.25%) HFM
Cloud Services
1 46 (11.39%) Microsoft Azure
2 21 (5.20%) Amazon AWS
3 20 (4.95%) Office 365
4 15 (3.71%) SaaS
5 6 (1.49%) BrowserStack
6 4 (0.99%) IaaS
7 3 (0.74%) Azure Data Factory
7 3 (0.74%) PaaS
8 1 (0.25%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
8 1 (0.25%) Dynamics 365
8 1 (0.25%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.25%) Mimecast
8 1 (0.25%) SuccessFactors
8 1 (0.25%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 18 (4.46%) DNS
2 14 (3.47%) Firewall
3 13 (3.22%) DHCP
4 8 (1.98%) Remote Desktop
4 8 (1.98%) VPN
5 7 (1.73%) Internet
6 5 (1.24%) HTTP
7 4 (0.99%) Network Security
7 4 (0.99%) Skype
7 4 (0.99%) TCP/IP
7 4 (0.99%) VLAN
7 4 (0.99%) VoIP
8 3 (0.74%) SSL
9 2 (0.50%) HTTPS
9 2 (0.50%) LAN
9 2 (0.50%) LDAP
9 2 (0.50%) NetScaler
9 2 (0.50%) OpenLDAP
9 2 (0.50%) Reverse Proxy
9 2 (0.50%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (10.15%) MySQL
2 39 (9.65%) SQL Server 2014
3 36 (8.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 35 (8.66%) Relational Database
4 35 (8.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 23 (5.69%) SQL Server 2012
5 23 (5.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 22 (5.45%) SQL Server 2008
7 18 (4.46%) Data Warehouse
8 16 (3.96%) SQL Server 2016
9 13 (3.22%) Big Data
10 12 (2.97%) GIS
10 12 (2.97%) Power BI
11 11 (2.72%) SQL Server 2005
12 9 (2.23%) NoSQL
13 8 (1.98%) QGIS
13 8 (1.98%) QlikView
14 7 (1.73%) Hadoop
14 7 (1.73%) Star Schema
15 4 (0.99%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 56 (13.86%) Git (software)
2 42 (10.40%) Team Foundation Server
3 37 (9.16%) Subversion
4 28 (6.93%) Visual Studio
5 23 (5.69%) Bugzilla
5 23 (5.69%) Trac
6 15 (3.71%) NUnit
7 14 (3.47%) JIRA
8 12 (2.97%) TeamCity
9 10 (2.48%) gulp
10 9 (2.23%) Selenium
11 6 (1.49%) Bitbucket
11 6 (1.49%) Grunt
11 6 (1.49%) JUnit
11 6 (1.49%) MSBuild
11 6 (1.49%) WebDriver
12 4 (0.99%) Bower
12 4 (0.99%) MSTest
12 4 (0.99%) PhpStorm
12 4 (0.99%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 53 (13.12%) Finance
2 41 (10.15%) Marketing
3 19 (4.70%) Telecoms
4 17 (4.21%) Retail
5 14 (3.47%) Electronics
5 14 (3.47%) Manufacturing
6 13 (3.22%) Advertising
7 10 (2.48%) Games
8 5 (1.24%) Banking
8 5 (1.24%) Legal
8 5 (1.24%) Publishing
9 3 (0.74%) Music Industry
10 2 (0.50%) Automotive
11 1 (0.25%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 282 (69.80%) Developer
2 174 (43.07%) .NET Developer
3 148 (36.63%) C# Developer
4 112 (27.72%) C# .NET Developer
5 70 (17.33%) SQL Developer
6 68 (16.83%) ASP.NET Developer
6 68 (16.83%) Software Developer
7 61 (15.10%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 48 (11.88%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 44 (10.89%) .NET Software Developer
10 35 (8.66%) Agile Developer
10 35 (8.66%) Junior
11 33 (8.17%) C# Software Developer
12 32 (7.92%) Agile .NET Developer
12 32 (7.92%) Web Developer
13 29 (7.18%) SQL Server Developer
14 28 (6.93%) Agile C# Developer
14 28 (6.93%) Applications Developer
14 28 (6.93%) Junior Developer
15 26 (6.44%) C# Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 266 (65.84%) .NET
2 200 (49.50%) ASP.NET
3 162 (40.10%) CSS
4 157 (38.86%) HTML
5 125 (30.94%) jQuery
6 119 (29.46%) ASP.NET MVC
7 82 (20.30%) Web Services
8 76 (18.81%) ASP.NET Web API
9 67 (16.58%) AngularJS
10 61 (15.10%) HTML5
11 59 (14.60%) WCF
12 54 (13.37%) .NET Framework
13 48 (11.88%) RESTful
14 47 (11.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 44 (10.89%) WinForms
16 42 (10.40%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 37 (9.16%) ASP.NET MVC 5
17 37 (9.16%) WPF
18 36 (8.91%) KnockoutJS
19 26 (6.44%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 45 (11.14%) Mobile App
2 36 (8.91%) Computer Science
3 22 (5.45%) Greenfield Project
4 19 (4.70%) Analytical Skills
5 17 (4.21%) Clustering
6 13 (3.22%) User Experience
7 10 (2.48%) Data Centre
8 8 (1.98%) Enterprise Software
9 7 (1.73%) New Media
9 7 (1.73%) N-Tier
9 7 (1.73%) Replication
10 5 (1.24%) Data Protection Act
10 5 (1.24%) Digital TV
11 4 (0.99%) Algorithms
11 4 (0.99%) CESG
11 4 (0.99%) Cyber Defence
11 4 (0.99%) Social Network
12 3 (0.74%) Enterprise Storage
12 3 (0.74%) Social Gaming
12 3 (0.74%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 134 (33.17%) Windows
2 51 (12.62%) Windows Server
3 29 (7.18%) Apple iOS
3 29 (7.18%) Windows Server 2008
4 28 (6.93%) Android
5 23 (5.69%) Windows Server 2012
6 17 (4.21%) Linux
7 9 (2.23%) Windows Vista
8 6 (1.49%) Amazon Linux
8 6 (1.49%) CentOS
8 6 (1.49%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (1.24%) Windows 7
9 5 (1.24%) Windows XP
10 4 (0.99%) Unix
10 4 (0.99%) Windows 8
11 3 (0.74%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.25%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 175 (43.32%) Agile Software Development
2 172 (42.57%) MVC
3 91 (22.52%) Scrum
4 82 (20.30%) TDD
5 74 (18.32%) OO
6 69 (17.08%) Software Engineering
7 55 (13.61%) SDLC
8 48 (11.88%) Business Intelligence
9 41 (10.15%) Kanban
9 41 (10.15%) Web Development
10 38 (9.41%) BDD
11 37 (9.16%) Web Application Development
12 35 (8.66%) Mobile Development
12 35 (8.66%) Test Automation
13 33 (8.17%) OOP
14 32 (7.92%) SOA
15 28 (6.93%) Front End Development
15 28 (6.93%) Mobile Application Development
16 25 (6.19%) Refactoring
17 24 (5.94%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 253 (62.62%) C#
2 183 (45.30%) JavaScript
3 166 (41.09%) SQL
4 70 (17.33%) T-SQL
5 42 (10.40%) Java
6 33 (8.17%) VB.NET
7 31 (7.67%) PHP
8 27 (6.68%) TypeScript
9 23 (5.69%) C++
10 12 (2.97%) PowerShell
11 11 (2.72%) VB
12 9 (2.23%) Ruby
13 7 (1.73%) Python
14 6 (1.49%) HQL
15 4 (0.99%) MATLAB
15 4 (0.99%) Perl
15 4 (0.99%) VBScript
16 3 (0.74%) C
16 3 (0.74%) XAML
17 2 (0.50%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 106 (26.24%) Degree
2 22 (5.45%) Computer Science Degree
3 18 (4.46%) ISTQB
4 13 (3.22%) ISEB
5 11 (2.72%) Microsoft Certification
6 8 (1.98%) SC Cleared
6 8 (1.98%) Security Cleared
7 6 (1.49%) MCSA
8 5 (1.24%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 5 (1.24%) PhD
9 4 (0.99%) CISA
9 4 (0.99%) CISM
9 4 (0.99%) CISSP
9 4 (0.99%) DBS Check
9 4 (0.99%) Master's Degree
9 4 (0.99%) MCP
10 3 (0.74%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (4.46%) QA
2 4 (0.99%) SLA
2 4 (0.99%) WCAG
3 1 (0.25%) HL7
System Software
1 33 (8.17%) Active Directory
2 10 (2.48%) Hyper-V
3 8 (1.98%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (0.99%) Terminal Services
5 2 (0.50%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (0.50%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (0.25%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.25%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 11 (2.72%) SCCM
2 4 (0.99%) SmoothWall
2 4 (0.99%) WSUS
3 3 (0.74%) Microsoft Clustering
4 2 (0.50%) SCDPM
4 2 (0.50%) SCOM
4 2 (0.50%) SCVMM
4 2 (0.50%) vCenter Server
5 1 (0.25%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 145 (35.89%) Microsoft
2 27 (6.68%) Oracle
3 16 (3.96%) VMware
4 14 (3.47%) SAP
5 10 (2.48%) Sitecore
6 8 (1.98%) ESRI
6 8 (1.98%) Mapinfo
7 7 (1.73%) Cognos
8 6 (1.49%) Telerik
8 6 (1.49%) Twitter
9 5 (1.24%) Apple
9 5 (1.24%) Cisco
9 5 (1.24%) Infor
9 5 (1.24%) Tableau
9 5 (1.24%) WatchGuard
10 4 (0.99%) Borland
10 4 (0.99%) Citrix
10 4 (0.99%) Facebook
10 4 (0.99%) hybris
10 4 (0.99%) SolarWinds
Oxfordshire
Arden Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
SYSTEM RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Tindall IT Resourcing
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum GBP To 55k +Many benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Yoh
Salary: £20177.56 - £28248.59 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxfordshire
Computer People
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Pension + Flexi Time
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45,000 + Benefits + Qualifications
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Wallingford, Oxfordshire
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + Pension, Private Healthcare, 25 da
Posted: 3 days ago
Wallingford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum Pension, Gym, Life Assurance, Medical
Posted: 5 days ago
Thame, Oxfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 20,000 - 30,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Thame, Oxfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Didcot, Oxfordshire
Networkers
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Witney, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum Fantastic Benefits & Working Environment
Posted: 6 days ago
Cholsey, Oxfordshire
Recruitment Genius
Posted: 9 days ago
Chipping Norton, Oxfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Wallingford, Oxfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to £35k plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: £45,000 - £60,000 per year
Posted: 13 days ago
Didcot, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum Bonus, Life Assurance & Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Chipping Norton, Oxfordshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £42000 - £47000 per annum + Pension, Bonus, Gym
Posted: 5 days ago
Bicester, Oxfordshire
Bis-web Limited
Salary: From £28,000 to £36,000 per annum based on experience
Posted: 17 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £30,000 per annum + Training + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago