Period
to 20 November 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 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 8 4 3
Rank change year-on-year -4 -1 +4
Permanent jobs citing SQL 570 591 791
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 18.94% 20.41% 23.38%
As % of the Programming Languages category 27.60% 31.37% 41.39%
Number of salaries quoted 529 565 656
Oxfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% -3.61%
10th Percentile £28,900 £26,850 £26,250
90th Percentile £69,000 £60,000 £62,000
South East median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 2065 1884 1911
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 68.63% 65.08% 56.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1733 1588 1590
Oxfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,250 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.97% +6.47% +6.25%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,750 £26,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £65,000 £62,000
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 20 November 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 20 November 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 -3 307 £45,000 +1.12% 25
Abingdon +1 44 £55,000 +46.67% 6
Witney +14 25 £32,500 -
Wallingford +19 20 £52,500 +16.67% 5
Banbury +14 20 £42,500 -5.56% 4
Kidlington -2 20 £45,000 -15.89% 1
Henley-on-Thames -7 15 £42,500 -5.56% 1
Thame -8 7 £39,000 -22.00%
Bicester +3 2 £35,000 -26.32%
Faringdon +9 1 £35,000 -
SQL
South East

For the 6 months to 20 November 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.

1 247 (43.33%) Agile Software Development
2 208 (36.49%) SQL Server
3 200 (35.09%) C#
4 186 (32.63%) .NET
5 168 (29.47%) JavaScript
6 150 (26.32%) Java
7 137 (24.04%) HTML
8 133 (23.33%) Microsoft
9 124 (21.75%) CSS
10 119 (20.88%) Web Services
11 110 (19.30%) Python
12 104 (18.25%) Degree
13 103 (18.07%) MVC
14 95 (16.67%) jQuery
15 94 (16.49%) Scrum
16 78 (13.68%) Windows
17 77 (13.51%) Software Engineering
18 74 (12.98%) ASP.NET
18 74 (12.98%) Microsoft Azure
19 67 (11.75%) C++
20 66 (11.58%) Business Intelligence
21 65 (11.40%) AngularJS
22 63 (11.05%) Spring
22 63 (11.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
23 62 (10.88%) Test Automation
24 58 (10.18%) T-SQL
25 57 (10.00%) Linux
25 57 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
26 56 (9.82%) Computer Science
27 55 (9.65%) Finance

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 22 (3.86%) IIS
2 19 (3.33%) Confluence
2 19 (3.33%) MS Exchange
3 18 (3.16%) Tomcat
4 15 (2.63%) Apache Solr
5 14 (2.46%) Elasticsearch
6 12 (2.11%) SharePoint
7 11 (1.93%) Exchange Server 2013
8 9 (1.58%) Apache Spark
9 8 (1.40%) CMS
9 8 (1.40%) WordPress
10 7 (1.23%) Drupal
11 5 (0.88%) Apache Pig
11 5 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2003
11 5 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2007
11 5 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2010
11 5 (0.88%) SAS
11 5 (0.88%) Skype for Business
11 5 (0.88%) Umbraco
12 4 (0.70%) Apache
Applications
1 27 (4.74%) Microsoft Excel
2 20 (3.51%) Microsoft Office
3 10 (1.75%) Chatbot
4 5 (0.88%) Microsoft Project
5 4 (0.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 1 (0.18%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 28 (4.91%) Dynamics AX
2 6 (1.05%) Dynamics NAV
3 4 (0.70%) NetSuite
3 4 (0.70%) Oracle AGIS
3 4 (0.70%) Oracle Assets
3 4 (0.70%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (0.70%) Oracle EBS R12
3 4 (0.70%) Oracle Financials
3 4 (0.70%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
4 3 (0.53%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.35%) Pegasus Opera
6 1 (0.18%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 74 (12.98%) Microsoft Azure
2 57 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
3 30 (5.26%) Office 365
4 15 (2.63%) Google Cloud Platform
5 14 (2.46%) IaaS
6 12 (2.11%) Cloud Computing
6 12 (2.11%) SaaS
7 10 (1.75%) GitHub
8 9 (1.58%) Azure Data Factory
8 9 (1.58%) Slack
9 8 (1.40%) PaaS
10 7 (1.23%) npm
11 2 (0.35%) Force.com
12 1 (0.18%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (2.11%) Broadband
2 11 (1.93%) Firewall
3 10 (1.75%) Network Security
4 8 (1.40%) Skype
4 8 (1.40%) VoIP
5 7 (1.23%) Internet
6 6 (1.05%) DNS
6 6 (1.05%) NetScaler
6 6 (1.05%) SAN
7 5 (0.88%) DHCP
7 5 (0.88%) HTTP
7 5 (0.88%) iSCSI
8 4 (0.70%) LDAP
9 3 (0.53%) WAN
10 2 (0.35%) HTTPS
10 2 (0.35%) IPv4
10 2 (0.35%) LAN
10 2 (0.35%) SMS
10 2 (0.35%) TCP/IP
10 2 (0.35%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 208 (36.49%) SQL Server
2 63 (11.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 51 (8.95%) MySQL
4 42 (7.37%) Big Data
4 42 (7.37%) NoSQL
5 40 (7.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 32 (5.61%) PostgreSQL
7 29 (5.09%) MongoDB
7 29 (5.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 27 (4.74%) Data Warehouse
9 25 (4.39%) Power BI
10 21 (3.68%) Relational Database
11 14 (2.46%) Hadoop
11 14 (2.46%) SQL Server 2012
11 14 (2.46%) SQL Server 2014
12 12 (2.11%) Oracle Database
13 10 (1.75%) Apache Hive
14 9 (1.58%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
14 9 (1.58%) BusinessObjects
14 9 (1.58%) HDInsight
Development Applications
1 45 (7.89%) Git (software)
2 40 (7.02%) Visual Studio
3 39 (6.84%) Jenkins
4 35 (6.14%) JIRA
5 33 (5.79%) Subversion
6 32 (5.61%) Selenium
7 31 (5.44%) JUnit
8 28 (4.91%) Maven
9 21 (3.68%) Team Foundation Server
10 19 (3.33%) Cucumber
11 18 (3.16%) Eclipse
12 12 (2.11%) SoapUI
13 10 (1.75%) NUnit
14 8 (1.40%) GitLab
15 7 (1.23%) Bitbucket
15 7 (1.23%) Hudson
15 7 (1.23%) Talend Open Studio
15 7 (1.23%) webpack
16 6 (1.05%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 6 (1.05%) Travis CI
General
1 55 (9.65%) Finance
2 31 (5.44%) Marketing
3 29 (5.09%) Retail
4 28 (4.91%) Advertising
5 17 (2.98%) Games
6 11 (1.93%) Publishing
7 9 (1.58%) Manufacturing
8 6 (1.05%) Electronics
9 5 (0.88%) Telecoms
10 4 (0.70%) Legal
10 4 (0.70%) Local Government
11 2 (0.35%) Aerospace
11 2 (0.35%) Automotive
11 2 (0.35%) Back Office
12 1 (0.18%) Banking
12 1 (0.18%) Law
12 1 (0.18%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 312 (54.74%) Developer
2 76 (13.33%) C# Developer
3 75 (13.16%) .NET Developer
4 64 (11.23%) Java Developer
5 62 (10.88%) Analyst
6 55 (9.65%) Software Developer
7 53 (9.30%) Senior Developer
8 46 (8.07%) SQL Developer
9 42 (7.37%) C# .NET Developer
10 35 (6.14%) Software Engineer
11 28 (4.91%) C# Software Developer
12 26 (4.56%) Senior Java Developer
13 25 (4.39%) Consultant
13 25 (4.39%) Junior
14 24 (4.21%) .NET Software Developer
15 23 (4.04%) JavaScript Developer
15 23 (4.04%) Senior Software Developer
16 21 (3.68%) Applications Support
16 21 (3.68%) ASP.NET Developer
17 20 (3.51%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 186 (32.63%) .NET
2 137 (24.04%) HTML
3 124 (21.75%) CSS
4 119 (20.88%) Web Services
5 95 (16.67%) jQuery
6 74 (12.98%) ASP.NET
7 65 (11.40%) AngularJS
8 63 (11.05%) Spring
9 53 (9.30%) REST
10 51 (8.95%) SOAP
11 45 (7.89%) Hibernate
12 41 (7.19%) XML
13 40 (7.02%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 39 (6.84%) RESTful
15 38 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web API
16 33 (5.79%) HTML5
17 31 (5.44%) ASP.NET MVC
17 31 (5.44%) WCF
18 28 (4.91%) JSON
19 24 (4.21%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 56 (9.82%) Computer Science
2 49 (8.60%) Analytical Skills
3 40 (7.02%) Algorithms
4 33 (5.79%) Greenfield Project
5 16 (2.81%) Clustering
6 15 (2.63%) Replication
7 14 (2.46%) Mobile App
8 11 (1.93%) Fintech
8 11 (1.93%) User Experience
9 10 (1.75%) Client/Server
9 10 (1.75%) Driving Licence
10 8 (1.40%) CUDA
11 7 (1.23%) Life Science
11 7 (1.23%) Reinsurance
12 6 (1.05%) NHS
13 4 (0.70%) EPoS
14 3 (0.53%) Animation
14 3 (0.53%) FMCG
14 3 (0.53%) Semantic Web
14 3 (0.53%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 78 (13.68%) Windows
2 57 (10.00%) Linux
3 23 (4.04%) Windows Server
4 13 (2.28%) Apple iOS
5 12 (2.11%) Windows 10
6 11 (1.93%) Windows 7
6 11 (1.93%) Windows 8
6 11 (1.93%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (1.40%) Android
8 2 (0.35%) Ubuntu
8 2 (0.35%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.18%) CentOS
9 1 (0.18%) Embedded Linux
9 1 (0.18%) Unix
9 1 (0.18%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 247 (43.33%) Agile Software Development
2 103 (18.07%) MVC
3 94 (16.49%) Scrum
4 77 (13.51%) Software Engineering
5 66 (11.58%) Business Intelligence
6 62 (10.88%) Test Automation
7 53 (9.30%) OO
8 52 (9.12%) Web Development
9 50 (8.77%) TDD
10 48 (8.42%) Kanban
11 47 (8.25%) Continuous Integration
12 44 (7.72%) Unit Testing
13 42 (7.37%) SDLC
14 39 (6.84%) Machine Learning
14 39 (6.84%) Mathematics
14 39 (6.84%) Mentoring
15 35 (6.14%) User Stories
16 29 (5.09%) Continuous Improvement
17 28 (4.91%) DevOps
18 25 (4.39%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 200 (35.09%) C#
2 168 (29.47%) JavaScript
3 150 (26.32%) Java
4 110 (19.30%) Python
5 67 (11.75%) C++
6 58 (10.18%) T-SQL
7 38 (6.67%) PowerShell
8 35 (6.14%) PHP
9 34 (5.96%) R
10 33 (5.79%) MATLAB
11 20 (3.51%) VB
11 20 (3.51%) VBA
11 20 (3.51%) X++
12 18 (3.16%) Julia
12 18 (3.16%) VB.NET
13 15 (2.63%) Scala
14 11 (1.93%) Ruby
15 9 (1.58%) C
15 9 (1.58%) TypeScript
16 7 (1.23%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 104 (18.25%) Degree
2 20 (3.51%) PhD
3 10 (1.75%) Computer Science Degree
4 5 (0.88%) ISTQB
5 4 (0.70%) MBA
5 4 (0.70%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (0.70%) Security Cleared
6 3 (0.53%) MCSE
7 2 (0.35%) CCNA
7 2 (0.35%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (0.35%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.35%) MCDBA
7 2 (0.35%) MCITP
7 2 (0.35%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.18%) AWS Certification
8 1 (0.18%) ISEB
8 1 (0.18%) Master's Degree
8 1 (0.18%) MCTS
8 1 (0.18%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (4.39%) QA
2 8 (1.40%) SLA
3 6 (1.05%) PMO
4 5 (0.88%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.18%) IEC 61131
5 1 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.18%) JTAG
5 1 (0.18%) MISRA
System Software
1 36 (6.32%) Active Directory
2 24 (4.21%) Docker
3 17 (2.98%) Hyper-V
4 14 (2.46%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (1.23%) Microsoft App-V
6 5 (0.88%) vSphere
6 5 (0.88%) XenApp
6 5 (0.88%) XenDesktop
7 4 (0.70%) Virtual Desktop
8 3 (0.53%) HDFS
8 3 (0.53%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.18%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 17 (2.98%) Puppet
2 16 (2.81%) Opscode Chef
3 12 (2.11%) SCCM
4 10 (1.75%) Packer
4 10 (1.75%) Terraform
5 9 (1.58%) SCOM
6 6 (1.05%) Ansible
6 6 (1.05%) SCDPM
6 6 (1.05%) SCVMM
7 5 (0.88%) Backup Exec
7 5 (0.88%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 5 (0.88%) Norton AntiVirus
7 5 (0.88%) SmoothWall
7 5 (0.88%) WSUS
8 3 (0.53%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 1 (0.18%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 133 (23.33%) Microsoft
2 49 (8.60%) Oracle
3 24 (4.21%) Citrix
4 22 (3.86%) Google
5 19 (3.33%) VMware
6 15 (2.63%) Salesforce.com
6 15 (2.63%) SAP
6 15 (2.63%) Tableau
7 14 (2.46%) Cisco
8 10 (1.75%) Cognos
9 9 (1.58%) Sophos
10 7 (1.23%) Facebook
10 7 (1.23%) Talend
10 7 (1.23%) Xamarin
11 6 (1.05%) Apple
11 6 (1.05%) HP
11 6 (1.05%) Perforce
12 5 (0.88%) Dell
12 5 (0.88%) Symantec
12 5 (0.88%) Veeam