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

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
South East / Oxfordshire
Rank 13 11 9
Rank change year-on-year -2 -2  
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 210 247 258
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 14.86% 17.37% 18.90%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 46.46% 52.33% 47.96%
Number of salaries quoted 203 235 246
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,750 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £54,750 £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 452 472 538
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 31.99% 33.19% 39.41%
Number of salaries quoted 429 415 455
Median salary £47,000 £48,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.08% +20.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

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 March 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 March 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 91 £37,500 - 13
Wallingford +1 21 £36,000 -14.28% 1
Abingdon 0 15 £45,000 +12.50% 3
Witney +4 11 £45,000 +28.57% 5
Thame +8 9 £40,000 -5.88% 2
Bicester +8 6 £35,000 +7.69%
Banbury -7 5 £37,500 +15.38%
Henley-on-Thames -6 1 £34,000 -26.48%
SQL Server
South East

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 March 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.

1 252 (57.93%) .NET
2 238 (54.71%) C#
3 184 (42.30%) JavaScript
4 182 (41.84%) ASP.NET
5 176 (40.46%) Agile Software Development
6 174 (40.00%) SQL
7 169 (38.85%) HTML
7 169 (38.85%) CSS
8 164 (37.70%) MVC
9 160 (36.78%) Microsoft
10 143 (32.87%) jQuery
11 135 (31.03%) Windows
12 114 (26.21%) Degree
13 104 (23.91%) Web Services
14 89 (20.46%) Scrum
15 82 (18.85%) ASP.NET MVC
16 78 (17.93%) OO
17 77 (17.70%) Software Engineering
18 74 (17.01%) TDD
19 68 (15.63%) T-SQL
19 68 (15.63%) ASP.NET Web API
20 66 (15.17%) HTML5
21 63 (14.48%) Git (software)
22 57 (13.10%) WCF
23 53 (12.18%) .NET Framework
24 52 (11.95%) AngularJS
25 50 (11.49%) Windows Server
25 50 (11.49%) MS Excel
26 47 (10.80%) Active Directory
26 47 (10.80%) Finance

SQL Server
Top Related 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 27 (6.21%) CMS
2 26 (5.98%) IIS
3 23 (5.29%) SharePoint
4 10 (2.30%) Drupal
4 10 (2.30%) MS Exchange
4 10 (2.30%) WordPress
5 7 (1.61%) Skype for Business
6 4 (0.92%) Apache
6 4 (0.92%) Kentico
6 4 (0.92%) Sitecore CMS
7 3 (0.69%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (0.46%) Apache Spark
8 2 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (0.46%) SAS
8 2 (0.46%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.23%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.23%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.23%) Umbraco
Applications
1 50 (11.49%) MS Excel
2 15 (3.45%) MS Office
3 4 (0.92%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.23%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 7 (1.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (1.15%) Cognos Controller
2 5 (1.15%) Infor CloudSuite
2 5 (1.15%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
2 5 (1.15%) Infor CRM
2 5 (1.15%) SAP Business One
3 4 (0.92%) Payment Gateway
4 3 (0.69%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (0.69%) Sage 200
5 2 (0.46%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.46%) HFM
6 1 (0.23%) BPCS
Cloud Services
1 32 (7.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 28 (6.44%) Office 365
3 26 (5.98%) Amazon AWS
4 12 (2.76%) SaaS
5 6 (1.38%) IaaS
6 4 (0.92%) PaaS
7 3 (0.69%) SuccessFactors
7 3 (0.69%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 2 (0.46%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.23%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 27 (6.21%) DNS
2 20 (4.60%) DHCP
3 18 (4.14%) Firewall
4 16 (3.68%) Internet
5 9 (2.07%) HTTP
6 8 (1.84%) VPN
7 7 (1.61%) Skype
8 6 (1.38%) Remote Desktop
9 5 (1.15%) Network Security
9 5 (1.15%) SAN
10 4 (0.92%) Cisco ASA
10 4 (0.92%) Fibre Channel
10 4 (0.92%) iSCSI
10 4 (0.92%) SSL
10 4 (0.92%) TCP/IP
10 4 (0.92%) VLAN
10 4 (0.92%) VoIP
11 3 (0.69%) LAN
12 2 (0.46%) FTP
12 2 (0.46%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (9.66%) Relational Database
2 39 (8.97%) SQL Server 2014
3 32 (7.36%) MySQL
4 31 (7.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 31 (7.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 23 (5.29%) Data Warehouse
5 23 (5.29%) SQL Server 2008
6 22 (5.06%) SQL Server 2012
7 18 (4.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 17 (3.91%) SQL Server 2005
9 13 (2.99%) Big Data
10 12 (2.76%) Oracle BI EE
10 12 (2.76%) QlikView
11 10 (2.30%) Oracle Database
11 10 (2.30%) Oracle ODI
11 10 (2.30%) Oracle Reports
12 7 (1.61%) Hadoop
12 7 (1.61%) Star Schema
13 6 (1.38%) PostgreSQL
13 6 (1.38%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 63 (14.48%) Git (software)
2 44 (10.11%) Team Foundation Server
3 40 (9.20%) Subversion
4 28 (6.44%) Bugzilla
4 28 (6.44%) Trac
4 28 (6.44%) Visual Studio
5 14 (3.22%) JIRA
6 12 (2.76%) gulp
6 12 (2.76%) NUnit
7 10 (2.30%) TeamCity
8 9 (2.07%) Selenium
9 8 (1.84%) Grunt
9 8 (1.84%) Jenkins
9 8 (1.84%) MSBuild
10 7 (1.61%) TestComplete
11 6 (1.38%) Bitbucket
11 6 (1.38%) Bower
11 6 (1.38%) JUnit
11 6 (1.38%) WebDriver
12 4 (0.92%) Mocha
General
1 47 (10.80%) Finance
2 33 (7.59%) Marketing
3 15 (3.45%) Retail
4 13 (2.99%) Telecoms
5 9 (2.07%) Manufacturing
6 8 (1.84%) Advertising
7 7 (1.61%) Banking
7 7 (1.61%) Electronics
8 6 (1.38%) Local Government
9 5 (1.15%) Publishing
10 3 (0.69%) Games
11 2 (0.46%) Aerospace
11 2 (0.46%) Automotive
12 1 (0.23%) Back Office
12 1 (0.23%) Billing
Job Titles
1 284 (65.29%) Developer
2 146 (33.56%) .NET Developer
3 141 (32.41%) C# Developer
4 98 (22.53%) C# .NET Developer
5 90 (20.69%) SQL Developer
6 77 (17.70%) Software Developer
7 62 (14.25%) ASP.NET Developer
8 58 (13.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 50 (11.49%) Web Developer
10 46 (10.57%) Applications Developer
11 45 (10.34%) SQL Server Developer
12 43 (9.89%) Agile Developer
13 42 (9.66%) Agile .NET Developer
14 41 (9.43%) C# Web Developer
15 39 (8.97%) .NET Applications Developer
16 38 (8.74%) Senior Developer
17 35 (8.05%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
18 34 (7.82%) .NET Software Developer
19 32 (7.36%) .NET Web Developer
19 32 (7.36%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 252 (57.93%) .NET
2 182 (41.84%) ASP.NET
3 169 (38.85%) CSS
3 169 (38.85%) HTML
4 143 (32.87%) jQuery
5 104 (23.91%) Web Services
6 82 (18.85%) ASP.NET MVC
7 68 (15.63%) ASP.NET Web API
8 66 (15.17%) HTML5
9 57 (13.10%) WCF
10 53 (12.18%) .NET Framework
11 52 (11.95%) AngularJS
12 44 (10.11%) WinForms
13 40 (9.20%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 39 (8.97%) RESTful
15 36 (8.28%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 34 (7.82%) Backbone.js
17 32 (7.36%) Entity Framework
18 31 (7.13%) Marionette.js
18 31 (7.13%) RequireJS
Miscellaneous
1 45 (10.34%) Mobile App
2 35 (8.05%) Computer Science
3 27 (6.21%) Analytical Skills
4 23 (5.29%) Clustering
5 12 (2.76%) User Experience
6 11 (2.53%) Management Information System
7 10 (2.30%) Enterprise Software
8 9 (2.07%) New Media
8 9 (2.07%) N-Tier
9 8 (1.84%) FMCG
9 8 (1.84%) Life Science
10 7 (1.61%) Digital TV
11 6 (1.38%) Data Centre
11 6 (1.38%) Enterprise Storage
11 6 (1.38%) Hybrid Cloud
12 3 (0.69%) Social Gaming
12 3 (0.69%) Social Network
12 3 (0.69%) Xbox
13 2 (0.46%) Digital Media
13 2 (0.46%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 135 (31.03%) Windows
2 50 (11.49%) Windows Server
3 31 (7.13%) Windows Server 2008
4 29 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 27 (6.21%) Apple iOS
6 26 (5.98%) Android
7 25 (5.75%) Linux
8 10 (2.30%) Windows Server 2003
9 9 (2.07%) Windows Vista
10 7 (1.61%) Unix
11 6 (1.38%) Amazon Linux
11 6 (1.38%) CentOS
11 6 (1.38%) Mac OS
12 5 (1.15%) Windows 7
12 5 (1.15%) Windows XP
13 4 (0.92%) Windows 8
14 2 (0.46%) NetWare
14 2 (0.46%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 176 (40.46%) Agile Software Development
2 164 (37.70%) MVC
3 89 (20.46%) Scrum
4 78 (17.93%) OO
5 77 (17.70%) Software Engineering
6 74 (17.01%) TDD
7 45 (10.34%) Mobile Development
8 43 (9.89%) Business Intelligence
8 43 (9.89%) SDLC
8 43 (9.89%) Web Development
9 39 (8.97%) OOP
10 38 (8.74%) Kanban
10 38 (8.74%) SOA
11 31 (7.13%) Refactoring
12 27 (6.21%) Test Scripting
13 24 (5.52%) Performance Tuning
13 24 (5.52%) Web Application Development
14 23 (5.29%) Migration
15 22 (5.06%) Mobile Application Development
16 21 (4.83%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 238 (54.71%) C#
2 184 (42.30%) JavaScript
3 174 (40.00%) SQL
4 68 (15.63%) T-SQL
5 43 (9.89%) Java
6 33 (7.59%) TypeScript
7 27 (6.21%) VB.NET
8 23 (5.29%) PowerShell
9 21 (4.83%) PHP
10 16 (3.68%) Python
11 15 (3.45%) C++
12 10 (2.30%) VB
13 6 (1.38%) HQL
13 6 (1.38%) VBA
14 5 (1.15%) VBScript
15 4 (0.92%) MATLAB
15 4 (0.92%) Perl
15 4 (0.92%) Ruby
15 4 (0.92%) XAML
16 2 (0.46%) VB6
Qualifications
1 114 (26.21%) Degree
2 29 (6.67%) ISTQB
3 19 (4.37%) ISEB
4 6 (1.38%) MCP
4 6 (1.38%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (1.38%) PhD
5 5 (1.15%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 4 (0.92%) DBS Check
6 4 (0.92%) MCSA
7 3 (0.69%) BPSS Clearance
8 2 (0.46%) CCNA
8 2 (0.46%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (0.46%) CISSP
8 2 (0.46%) CompTIA Security+
8 2 (0.46%) MCSE
8 2 (0.46%) Network+ Certification
8 2 (0.46%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (5.98%) QA
2 6 (1.38%) SLA
3 5 (1.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 47 (10.80%) Active Directory
2 18 (4.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (2.53%) Hyper-V
4 5 (1.15%) Terminal Services
5 4 (0.92%) Forefront TMG
5 4 (0.92%) ISA Server
6 3 (0.69%) VMware Server
6 3 (0.69%) XenApp
7 2 (0.46%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (0.46%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 2 (0.46%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (0.46%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 16 (3.68%) SCCM
2 6 (1.38%) Microsoft Clustering
2 6 (1.38%) SCOM
3 4 (0.92%) Failover Clustering
3 4 (0.92%) McAfee ePO
3 4 (0.92%) NetBackup
3 4 (0.92%) SCVMM
3 4 (0.92%) SmoothWall
4 2 (0.46%) SCDPM
5 1 (0.23%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.23%) WSUS
Vendors
1 160 (36.78%) Microsoft
2 37 (8.51%) Oracle
3 23 (5.29%) VMware
4 15 (3.45%) Cognos
5 12 (2.76%) SAP
6 10 (2.30%) Citrix
7 9 (2.07%) HP
8 8 (1.84%) Cisco
9 7 (1.61%) 3PAR
9 7 (1.61%) Apple
9 7 (1.61%) Infor
9 7 (1.61%) Tableau
10 6 (1.38%) Sophos
10 6 (1.38%) Telerik
10 6 (1.38%) Twitter
11 5 (1.15%) Salesforce.com
11 5 (1.15%) WatchGuard
12 4 (0.92%) F5
12 4 (0.92%) Intel Security
12 4 (0.92%) Sage
Thame, Oxfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
Ascend Consulting
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Witney, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Competitive Salary + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Witney, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £42,000 per annum Fantastic Benefits & Working Environment
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Tindall IT Resourcing
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum GBP 30 - 40k +Negotiable + Many bene
Posted: 5 days ago
Thame, Oxfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Witney, Oxfordshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £32k - 35k per year + Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Witney, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Kidlington, Oxfordshire
Bluetownonline
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxfordshire
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £35000 - £650000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Witney, Oxfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Chipping Norton, Oxfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxfordshire
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £20000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Oxford
People Source Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 9 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £30,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Oxford
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Oxfordshire
Franklin Bates
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
FIS Global
Salary: Competitive + Benefits Package
Posted: 11 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000 per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000 per year
Posted: 24 days ago
Wallingford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £32,500 per annum Pension, Gym, Healthcare, Flexi-working
Posted: 2 days ago
Abingdon
360 Resourcing Solutions .
Salary: £45,000 - £55,000 pa
Posted: 15 days ago