Period
to 17 October 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire with a requirement for SQL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SQL over the 6 months to 17 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
17 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 7 5 2
Rank change year-on-year -2 -3 +4
Permanent jobs citing SQL 506 619 741
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 18.27% 19.81% 23.44%
As % of the Programming Languages category 27.96% 29.92% 42.08%
Number of salaries quoted 473 594 640
Oxfordshire median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +12.50% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £69,750 £60,000 £61,250
South East median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.41% +3.75%

SQL is in the Programming Languages 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 coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Oxfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1810 2069 1761
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 65.34% 66.23% 55.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1542 1698 1490
Oxfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +18.75% -
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £65,000 £60,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%

SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL in Oxfordshire

SQL
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Salary trend for SQL in Oxfordshire

SQL
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 17 October 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL in Oxfordshire

SQL
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 within the Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 17 October 2017. 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 -3 287 £45,000 -3.23% 30
Abingdon +6 29 £55,000 +46.67% 7
Witney +10 28 £32,500 -18.75%
Wallingford +24 17 £52,500 +20.00% 2
Banbury +1 12 £42,500 -5.56% 2
Thame -10 8 £38,000 -24.00%
Henley-on-Thames -11 8 £30,000 -33.33% 1
Kidlington -8 7 £45,000 -15.09% 2
Bicester - 2 £35,000 -
Faringdon +9 1 £35,000 -
SQL
South East

For the 6 months to 17 October 2017, IT jobs citing SQL 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.

1 191 (37.75%) Agile Software Development
2 190 (37.55%) C#
3 187 (36.96%) SQL Server
4 174 (34.39%) .NET
5 156 (30.83%) JavaScript
6 128 (25.30%) Java
7 123 (24.31%) HTML
8 117 (23.12%) Degree
9 112 (22.13%) Microsoft
10 105 (20.75%) CSS
11 100 (19.76%) MVC
12 99 (19.57%) Web Services
13 87 (17.19%) Python
14 81 (16.01%) jQuery
15 80 (15.81%) Scrum
16 77 (15.22%) ASP.NET
17 73 (14.43%) Business Intelligence
18 70 (13.83%) Windows
19 69 (13.64%) Finance
20 66 (13.04%) Computer Science
20 66 (13.04%) Software Engineering
21 65 (12.85%) Microsoft Azure
22 57 (11.26%) T-SQL
23 52 (10.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
23 52 (10.28%) AngularJS
24 50 (9.88%) Spring
24 50 (9.88%) Oracle
25 49 (9.68%) Amazon AWS
25 49 (9.68%) Test Automation
25 49 (9.68%) SDLC

SQL
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 21 (4.15%) IIS
1 21 (4.15%) MS Exchange
2 16 (3.16%) Apache Solr
2 16 (3.16%) Elasticsearch
2 16 (3.16%) Tomcat
3 12 (2.37%) Exchange Server 2013
4 11 (2.17%) Confluence
5 10 (1.98%) Apache Spark
5 10 (1.98%) SharePoint
6 9 (1.78%) WordPress
7 8 (1.58%) CMS
7 8 (1.58%) Drupal
8 7 (1.38%) Exchange Server 2010
9 6 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2003
9 6 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2007
9 6 (1.19%) SAS
9 6 (1.19%) Skype for Business
10 5 (0.99%) Apache Pig
10 5 (0.99%) Umbraco
11 4 (0.79%) EPiServer
Applications
1 28 (5.53%) Microsoft Excel
2 17 (3.36%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (0.79%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (0.79%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.20%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 24 (4.74%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (0.99%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.79%) NetSuite
3 4 (0.79%) Oracle AGIS
3 4 (0.79%) Oracle Assets
3 4 (0.79%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (0.79%) Oracle EBS R12
3 4 (0.79%) Oracle Financials
3 4 (0.79%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
4 3 (0.59%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.40%) Cerner Millennium
5 2 (0.40%) Pegasus Opera
6 1 (0.20%) Cognos TM1
6 1 (0.20%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 65 (12.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 49 (9.68%) Amazon AWS
3 30 (5.93%) Office 365
4 18 (3.56%) SaaS
5 16 (3.16%) Google Cloud Platform
6 15 (2.96%) IaaS
7 13 (2.57%) Cloud Computing
8 10 (1.98%) GitHub
9 9 (1.78%) PaaS
10 8 (1.58%) npm
11 6 (1.19%) Azure Data Factory
12 5 (0.99%) Slack
13 2 (0.40%) Force.com
14 1 (0.20%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (1.98%) Firewall
1 10 (1.98%) Network Security
2 9 (1.78%) Skype
2 9 (1.78%) VoIP
3 8 (1.58%) DNS
3 8 (1.58%) SAN
4 7 (1.38%) DHCP
4 7 (1.38%) iSCSI
5 6 (1.19%) NetScaler
6 4 (0.79%) Broadband
7 3 (0.59%) HTTP
7 3 (0.59%) Internet
7 3 (0.59%) LAN
7 3 (0.59%) WAN
8 2 (0.40%) IP Telephony
8 2 (0.40%) IPv4
8 2 (0.40%) IPv6
8 2 (0.40%) SMS
8 2 (0.40%) VPN
9 1 (0.20%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 187 (36.96%) SQL Server
2 52 (10.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 39 (7.71%) NoSQL
4 35 (6.92%) Big Data
5 33 (6.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 32 (6.32%) MongoDB
6 32 (6.32%) MySQL
7 29 (5.73%) PostgreSQL
8 22 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
8 22 (4.35%) Power BI
9 21 (4.15%) Relational Database
10 20 (3.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 14 (2.77%) GIS
12 13 (2.57%) QGIS
13 12 (2.37%) Oracle Database
14 11 (2.17%) Apache Hive
15 10 (1.98%) Oracle Database 12c
15 10 (1.98%) SQL Server 2014
16 9 (1.78%) Apache Cassandra
17 8 (1.58%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 36 (7.11%) Git (software)
2 31 (6.13%) Jenkins
2 31 (6.13%) Visual Studio
3 30 (5.93%) Subversion
4 29 (5.73%) Selenium
5 27 (5.34%) JUnit
6 25 (4.94%) JIRA
7 24 (4.74%) Maven
7 24 (4.74%) Team Foundation Server
8 17 (3.36%) Cucumber
9 12 (2.37%) SoapUI
10 11 (2.17%) Eclipse
11 10 (1.98%) NUnit
12 8 (1.58%) webpack
13 7 (1.38%) Hudson
14 6 (1.19%) Talend Open Studio
14 6 (1.19%) Travis CI
15 5 (0.99%) Mockito
15 5 (0.99%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
16 3 (0.59%) GitLab
General
1 69 (13.64%) Finance
2 39 (7.71%) Marketing
3 21 (4.15%) Advertising
4 20 (3.95%) Manufacturing
5 18 (3.56%) Electronics
6 17 (3.36%) Telecoms
7 13 (2.57%) Publishing
7 13 (2.57%) Retail
8 6 (1.19%) Games
9 4 (0.79%) Legal
9 4 (0.79%) Local Government
10 3 (0.59%) Automotive
11 2 (0.40%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.20%) Banking
12 1 (0.20%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 286 (56.52%) Developer
2 88 (17.39%) C# Developer
3 80 (15.81%) .NET Developer
4 64 (12.65%) Analyst
5 56 (11.07%) SQL Developer
6 53 (10.47%) Java Developer
7 50 (9.88%) C# .NET Developer
8 47 (9.29%) Software Developer
9 45 (8.89%) Senior Developer
10 32 (6.32%) Junior
11 28 (5.53%) .NET Software Developer
11 28 (5.53%) Software Engineer
12 27 (5.34%) C# Software Developer
13 26 (5.14%) ASP.NET Developer
13 26 (5.14%) Senior Java Developer
14 22 (4.35%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
14 22 (4.35%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 20 (3.95%) Consultant
16 19 (3.75%) Junior Developer
17 18 (3.56%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 174 (34.39%) .NET
2 123 (24.31%) HTML
3 105 (20.75%) CSS
4 99 (19.57%) Web Services
5 81 (16.01%) jQuery
6 77 (15.22%) ASP.NET
7 52 (10.28%) AngularJS
8 50 (9.88%) Spring
9 44 (8.70%) RESTful
10 41 (8.10%) ASP.NET MVC
10 41 (8.10%) REST
11 40 (7.91%) ASP.NET Web API
11 40 (7.91%) HTML5
12 36 (7.11%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 35 (6.92%) SOAP
14 32 (6.32%) Hibernate
14 32 (6.32%) WCF
15 31 (6.13%) WPF
16 29 (5.73%) XML
17 22 (4.35%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 66 (13.04%) Computer Science
2 45 (8.89%) Analytical Skills
3 33 (6.52%) Greenfield Project
4 28 (5.53%) Algorithms
5 18 (3.56%) Mobile App
6 16 (3.16%) Replication
7 14 (2.77%) User Experience
8 13 (2.57%) Clustering
9 11 (2.17%) Fintech
10 9 (1.78%) Reinsurance
11 8 (1.58%) Life Science
12 6 (1.19%) Client/Server
12 6 (1.19%) Management Information System
13 4 (0.79%) Driving Licence
13 4 (0.79%) Semantic Web
14 3 (0.59%) EPoS
14 3 (0.59%) NHS
14 3 (0.59%) Private Cloud
14 3 (0.59%) Smartphone
15 2 (0.40%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 70 (13.83%) Windows
2 37 (7.31%) Linux
3 22 (4.35%) Windows Server
4 16 (3.16%) Apple iOS
5 14 (2.77%) Android
5 14 (2.77%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (1.98%) Windows 10
7 9 (1.78%) Windows 7
8 8 (1.58%) Windows 8
9 2 (0.40%) Ubuntu
9 2 (0.40%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.20%) CentOS
10 1 (0.20%) Embedded Linux
10 1 (0.20%) Unix
10 1 (0.20%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 191 (37.75%) Agile Software Development
2 100 (19.76%) MVC
3 80 (15.81%) Scrum
4 73 (14.43%) Business Intelligence
5 66 (13.04%) Software Engineering
6 49 (9.68%) SDLC
6 49 (9.68%) Test Automation
7 47 (9.29%) Kanban
7 47 (9.29%) TDD
8 45 (8.89%) Web Development
9 44 (8.70%) OO
10 41 (8.10%) Unit Testing
11 36 (7.11%) Continuous Integration
12 35 (6.92%) Mathematics
13 32 (6.32%) Machine Learning
14 28 (5.53%) Visualisation
15 25 (4.94%) Front End Development
15 25 (4.94%) User Stories
16 24 (4.74%) Mentoring
17 20 (3.95%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 190 (37.55%) C#
2 156 (30.83%) JavaScript
3 128 (25.30%) Java
4 87 (17.19%) Python
5 57 (11.26%) T-SQL
6 48 (9.49%) C++
7 32 (6.32%) PowerShell
8 30 (5.93%) R
9 28 (5.53%) MATLAB
10 26 (5.14%) PHP
11 22 (4.35%) VB
11 22 (4.35%) VBA
12 20 (3.95%) VB.NET
13 16 (3.16%) X++
14 15 (2.96%) Ruby
14 15 (2.96%) Scala
15 12 (2.37%) Julia
16 11 (2.17%) PL/SQL
16 11 (2.17%) TypeScript
17 8 (1.58%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 117 (23.12%) Degree
2 24 (4.74%) Computer Science Degree
3 13 (2.57%) PhD
4 10 (1.98%) Security Cleared
5 9 (1.78%) SC Cleared
6 4 (0.79%) Postgraduate
7 3 (0.59%) MCSE
7 3 (0.59%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (0.40%) CCNA
8 2 (0.40%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (0.40%) ISTQB
8 2 (0.40%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (0.40%) MCDBA
8 2 (0.40%) MCITP
9 1 (0.20%) AWS Certification
9 1 (0.20%) ISEB
9 1 (0.20%) Master's Degree
9 1 (0.20%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (5.14%) QA
2 9 (1.78%) SLA
3 5 (0.99%) PMO
4 1 (0.20%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.20%) IEC 61131
4 1 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.20%) JTAG
4 1 (0.20%) MISRA
System Software
1 30 (5.93%) Active Directory
2 20 (3.95%) Docker
3 15 (2.96%) Hyper-V
3 15 (2.96%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (1.38%) Microsoft App-V
4 7 (1.38%) vSphere
5 6 (1.19%) XenApp
5 6 (1.19%) XenDesktop
6 4 (0.79%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (0.59%) Virtual Desktop
8 1 (0.20%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 14 (2.77%) SCCM
2 11 (2.17%) Packer
2 11 (2.17%) Terraform
3 9 (1.78%) SCOM
4 8 (1.58%) Puppet
5 7 (1.38%) Backup Exec
5 7 (1.38%) Norton AntiVirus
5 7 (1.38%) Opscode Chef
5 7 (1.38%) WSUS
6 6 (1.19%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 6 (1.19%) SCDPM
6 6 (1.19%) SCVMM
6 6 (1.19%) SmoothWall
7 3 (0.59%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 1 (0.20%) Ansible
Vendors
1 112 (22.13%) Microsoft
2 50 (9.88%) Oracle
3 26 (5.14%) Citrix
4 22 (4.35%) SAP
4 22 (4.35%) VMware
5 18 (3.56%) Google
6 15 (2.96%) Cisco
7 12 (2.37%) Tableau
8 10 (1.98%) Salesforce.com
9 9 (1.78%) ESRI
10 8 (1.58%) Mapinfo
11 7 (1.38%) Cognos
11 7 (1.38%) Dell
11 7 (1.38%) Facebook
11 7 (1.38%) HP
11 7 (1.38%) Sophos
11 7 (1.38%) Symantec
12 6 (1.19%) Apple
12 6 (1.19%) Talend
12 6 (1.19%) Veeam