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 March 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 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 13 10 9
Rank change year-on-year -3 -1  
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 209 249 260
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 14.73% 17.40% 18.69%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 45.73% 52.20% 47.97%
Number of salaries quoted 203 238 248
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £27,200
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £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 457 477 542
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 32.21% 33.33% 38.96%
Number of salaries quoted 436 420 458
Median salary £47,500 £48,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.04% +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 28 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 28 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 90 £37,500 -1.31% 14
Wallingford +1 21 £36,000 -15.29% 1
Abingdon 0 15 £45,000 +12.50% 4
Witney +4 12 £45,000 +28.57% 5
Thame +8 9 £40,000 -5.88% 5
Bicester +9 5 £35,000 +7.69%
Banbury -8 4 £37,500 +15.38%
Henley-on-Thames -6 1 £34,000 -26.48%
SQL Server
South East

SQL Server
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 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.

1 256 (58.72%) .NET
2 242 (55.50%) C#
3 185 (42.43%) JavaScript
4 184 (42.20%) ASP.NET
5 180 (41.28%) Agile Software Development
6 174 (39.91%) SQL
7 170 (38.99%) HTML
7 170 (38.99%) CSS
8 166 (38.07%) MVC
9 162 (37.16%) Microsoft
10 144 (33.03%) jQuery
11 137 (31.42%) Windows
12 114 (26.15%) Degree
13 104 (23.85%) Web Services
14 91 (20.87%) Scrum
15 85 (19.50%) ASP.NET MVC
16 79 (18.12%) OO
17 76 (17.43%) TDD
18 75 (17.20%) Software Engineering
19 70 (16.06%) ASP.NET Web API
20 67 (15.37%) HTML5
20 67 (15.37%) T-SQL
21 62 (14.22%) Git (software)
22 58 (13.30%) WCF
23 54 (12.39%) AngularJS
24 53 (12.16%) .NET Framework
25 51 (11.70%) MS Excel
26 50 (11.47%) Windows Server
27 47 (10.78%) Finance
28 46 (10.55%) WinForms

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 27 (6.19%) CMS
2 26 (5.96%) IIS
3 22 (5.05%) SharePoint
4 11 (2.52%) WordPress
5 10 (2.29%) Drupal
5 10 (2.29%) MS Exchange
6 7 (1.61%) Skype for Business
7 4 (0.92%) Apache
7 4 (0.92%) Kentico
7 4 (0.92%) Sitecore CMS
8 3 (0.69%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (0.46%) Apache Spark
9 2 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (0.46%) SAS
9 2 (0.46%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.23%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.23%) Exchange Server 2010
10 1 (0.23%) Umbraco
Applications
1 51 (11.70%) MS Excel
2 16 (3.67%) MS Office
3 4 (0.92%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.23%) GIMP
4 1 (0.23%) MS Project
4 1 (0.23%) MS Visio
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%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (0.92%) Payment Gateway
4 3 (0.69%) Dynamics NAV
4 3 (0.69%) Sage 200
5 2 (0.46%) HFM
6 1 (0.23%) BPCS
Cloud Services
1 34 (7.80%) Microsoft Azure
2 28 (6.42%) Office 365
3 26 (5.96%) Amazon AWS
4 12 (2.75%) 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 25 (5.73%) DNS
2 18 (4.13%) DHCP
2 18 (4.13%) Firewall
3 16 (3.67%) Internet
4 8 (1.83%) HTTP
4 8 (1.83%) VPN
5 7 (1.61%) Skype
6 6 (1.38%) Remote Desktop
7 5 (1.15%) Network Security
7 5 (1.15%) SAN
8 4 (0.92%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (0.92%) Fibre Channel
8 4 (0.92%) iSCSI
8 4 (0.92%) SSL
8 4 (0.92%) TCP/IP
8 4 (0.92%) VLAN
8 4 (0.92%) VoIP
9 3 (0.69%) LAN
10 2 (0.46%) HTTPS
10 2 (0.46%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (9.63%) Relational Database
2 41 (9.40%) SQL Server 2014
3 33 (7.57%) MySQL
4 32 (7.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 32 (7.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 23 (5.28%) SQL Server 2008
6 22 (5.05%) Data Warehouse
6 22 (5.05%) SQL Server 2012
7 19 (4.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 17 (3.90%) SQL Server 2005
9 14 (3.21%) Big Data
10 12 (2.75%) Oracle BI EE
11 11 (2.52%) QlikView
12 10 (2.29%) Oracle Database
12 10 (2.29%) Oracle ODI
12 10 (2.29%) Oracle Reports
13 8 (1.83%) Power BI
14 7 (1.61%) Hadoop
14 7 (1.61%) Star Schema
15 6 (1.38%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 62 (14.22%) Git (software)
2 45 (10.32%) Team Foundation Server
3 41 (9.40%) Subversion
4 28 (6.42%) Bugzilla
4 28 (6.42%) Trac
4 28 (6.42%) Visual Studio
5 14 (3.21%) JIRA
6 13 (2.98%) NUnit
7 12 (2.75%) gulp
8 10 (2.29%) TeamCity
9 9 (2.06%) Selenium
10 8 (1.83%) Grunt
10 8 (1.83%) Jenkins
10 8 (1.83%) MSBuild
11 7 (1.61%) TestComplete
12 6 (1.38%) Bitbucket
12 6 (1.38%) Bower
12 6 (1.38%) JUnit
12 6 (1.38%) WebDriver
13 4 (0.92%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 47 (10.78%) Finance
2 34 (7.80%) Marketing
3 16 (3.67%) Retail
4 13 (2.98%) Telecoms
5 9 (2.06%) Advertising
5 9 (2.06%) Manufacturing
6 7 (1.61%) Banking
6 7 (1.61%) Electronics
7 6 (1.38%) Local Government
8 5 (1.15%) Publishing
9 3 (0.69%) Games
10 2 (0.46%) Aerospace
10 2 (0.46%) Automotive
11 1 (0.23%) Back Office
11 1 (0.23%) Billing
Job Titles
1 286 (65.60%) Developer
2 149 (34.17%) .NET Developer
3 142 (32.57%) C# Developer
4 99 (22.71%) C# .NET Developer
5 88 (20.18%) SQL Developer
6 77 (17.66%) Software Developer
7 62 (14.22%) ASP.NET Developer
8 58 (13.30%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 49 (11.24%) Web Developer
10 44 (10.09%) Applications Developer
11 43 (9.86%) SQL Server Developer
12 42 (9.63%) Agile Developer
13 41 (9.40%) Agile .NET Developer
14 40 (9.17%) C# Web Developer
15 37 (8.49%) .NET Applications Developer
15 37 (8.49%) Senior Developer
16 36 (8.26%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
17 35 (8.03%) .NET Software Developer
18 32 (7.34%) Tester
19 31 (7.11%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 256 (58.72%) .NET
2 184 (42.20%) ASP.NET
3 170 (38.99%) CSS
3 170 (38.99%) HTML
4 144 (33.03%) jQuery
5 104 (23.85%) Web Services
6 85 (19.50%) ASP.NET MVC
7 70 (16.06%) ASP.NET Web API
8 67 (15.37%) HTML5
9 58 (13.30%) WCF
10 54 (12.39%) AngularJS
11 53 (12.16%) .NET Framework
12 46 (10.55%) WinForms
13 41 (9.40%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 40 (9.17%) RESTful
15 38 (8.72%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 34 (7.80%) Backbone.js
17 32 (7.34%) Entity Framework
18 31 (7.11%) Marionette.js
18 31 (7.11%) RequireJS
Miscellaneous
1 46 (10.55%) Mobile App
2 34 (7.80%) Computer Science
3 27 (6.19%) Analytical Skills
4 23 (5.28%) Clustering
5 12 (2.75%) User Experience
6 10 (2.29%) Enterprise Software
7 9 (2.06%) Management Information System
7 9 (2.06%) New Media
7 9 (2.06%) N-Tier
8 8 (1.83%) FMCG
8 8 (1.83%) Life Science
9 7 (1.61%) Digital TV
10 6 (1.38%) Data Centre
10 6 (1.38%) Enterprise Storage
10 6 (1.38%) Hybrid Cloud
11 3 (0.69%) Social Gaming
11 3 (0.69%) Social Network
11 3 (0.69%) Xbox
12 2 (0.46%) Derivative
12 2 (0.46%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 137 (31.42%) Windows
2 50 (11.47%) Windows Server
3 31 (7.11%) Windows Server 2008
4 29 (6.65%) Windows Server 2012
5 28 (6.42%) Apple iOS
6 27 (6.19%) Android
7 25 (5.73%) Linux
8 10 (2.29%) Windows Server 2003
9 9 (2.06%) Windows Vista
10 6 (1.38%) Amazon Linux
10 6 (1.38%) CentOS
10 6 (1.38%) Unix
11 5 (1.15%) Mac OS
11 5 (1.15%) Windows 7
11 5 (1.15%) Windows XP
12 4 (0.92%) Windows 8
13 2 (0.46%) Windows 10
14 1 (0.23%) NetWare
Processes & Methodologies
1 180 (41.28%) Agile Software Development
2 166 (38.07%) MVC
3 91 (20.87%) Scrum
4 79 (18.12%) OO
5 76 (17.43%) TDD
6 75 (17.20%) Software Engineering
7 45 (10.32%) Mobile Development
8 44 (10.09%) Web Development
9 43 (9.86%) Business Intelligence
9 43 (9.86%) SDLC
10 40 (9.17%) Kanban
11 39 (8.94%) OOP
12 38 (8.72%) SOA
13 31 (7.11%) Refactoring
14 27 (6.19%) Test Scripting
15 26 (5.96%) Web Application Development
16 24 (5.50%) Performance Tuning
17 23 (5.28%) Migration
17 23 (5.28%) Mobile Application Development
18 22 (5.05%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 242 (55.50%) C#
2 185 (42.43%) JavaScript
3 174 (39.91%) SQL
4 67 (15.37%) T-SQL
5 44 (10.09%) Java
6 33 (7.57%) TypeScript
7 28 (6.42%) VB.NET
8 23 (5.28%) PowerShell
9 22 (5.05%) PHP
10 16 (3.67%) C++
10 16 (3.67%) Python
11 11 (2.52%) VB
12 6 (1.38%) HQL
12 6 (1.38%) VBA
13 5 (1.15%) VBScript
14 4 (0.92%) MATLAB
14 4 (0.92%) Perl
14 4 (0.92%) Ruby
14 4 (0.92%) XAML
15 2 (0.46%) VB6
Qualifications
1 114 (26.15%) Degree
2 29 (6.65%) ISTQB
3 19 (4.36%) ISEB
4 6 (1.38%) PhD
5 5 (1.15%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 5 (1.15%) MCP
5 5 (1.15%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (0.92%) DBS Check
6 4 (0.92%) MCSA
7 3 (0.69%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.23%) CCNA
8 1 (0.23%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.23%) CISSP
8 1 (0.23%) CompTIA Security+
8 1 (0.23%) MCSE
8 1 (0.23%) Network+ Certification
8 1 (0.23%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (5.96%) QA
2 6 (1.38%) SLA
3 5 (1.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 45 (10.32%) Active Directory
2 17 (3.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (2.52%) 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 Servers
8 1 (0.23%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 16 (3.67%) 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%) SmoothWall
4 3 (0.69%) SCVMM
5 2 (0.46%) SCDPM
6 1 (0.23%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.23%) WSUS
Vendors
1 162 (37.16%) Microsoft
2 37 (8.49%) Oracle
3 22 (5.05%) VMware
4 15 (3.44%) Cognos
5 12 (2.75%) SAP
6 10 (2.29%) Citrix
7 9 (2.06%) HP
8 8 (1.83%) Cisco
9 7 (1.61%) 3PAR
9 7 (1.61%) Apple
9 7 (1.61%) Infor
10 6 (1.38%) Tableau
10 6 (1.38%) Telerik
10 6 (1.38%) Twitter
11 5 (1.15%) Salesforce.com
11 5 (1.15%) Sophos
11 5 (1.15%) WatchGuard
12 4 (0.92%) Borland
12 4 (0.92%) Intel Security
12 4 (0.92%) Sage
Witney, Oxfordshire
The People Network
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Tindall IT Resourcing
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum GBP 30 - 40k +Negotiable + Many bene
Posted: 20 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Thame, Oxfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 20,000 - 30,000
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum Annual Bonus, Pension, Health care,
Posted: Yesterday
Chipping Norton, Oxfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £31000 per annum + exceptional benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Thame, Oxfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Thame, Oxfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Thame, Oxfordshire
Ascend Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Catch Resource Management Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Witney, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Competitive Salary + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxfordshire
Ascend Consulting
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Witney, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £42,000 per annum Fantastic Benefits & Working Environment
Posted: 5 days ago
Thame, Oxfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Witney, Oxfordshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £32k - 35k per year + Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Kidlington
Bluetown Online LTD
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Witney, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxfordshire
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £35000 - £650000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Oxford
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Oxfordshire
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £20000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Oxford
People Source Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 12 days ago
Oxford
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Oxford
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago