Period
to 16 July 2018

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 16 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
16 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 5 5 5
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 -2
Permanent jobs citing SQL 626 545 679
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 20.31% 19.31% 21.23%
As % of the Programming Languages category 30.20% 32.21% 32.10%
Number of salaries quoted 579 539 652
Oxfordshire median annual salary £46,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.25% -11.11% +12.50%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +2.41%

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 2,073 1,692 2,115
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 67.26% 59.96% 66.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1,887 1,516 1,763
Oxfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £44,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.64% -7.37% +18.75%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £67,500 £67,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65% +1.18%

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 16 July 2018.

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 16 July 2018. 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 -2 327 £46,500 +16.25% 42
Abingdon +6 53 £40,000 +14.29% 8
Wallingford +1 31 £40,000 +6.67% 7
Witney +4 22 £47,500 +46.15% 5
Kidlington -2 18 £66,000 +10.00%
Banbury +19 14 £48,750 +8.33% 9
Henley-on-Thames +9 8 £37,500 +25.00% 2
Thame -14 7 £50,000 +5.26% 2
Wantage 0 1 £45,000 -18.18%
Eynsham - 1 £22,500 -
SQL
South East

For the 6 months to 16 July 2018, IT jobs citing SQL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Oxfordshire region with a requirement for SQL.

1 307 (49.04%) Agile Software Development
2 202 (32.27%) JavaScript
3 200 (31.95%) C#
3 200 (31.95%) .NET
4 183 (29.23%) SQL Server
5 171 (27.32%) HTML
6 152 (24.28%) Java
6 152 (24.28%) CSS
7 147 (23.48%) Scrum
8 142 (22.68%) Microsoft
9 131 (20.93%) Python
10 118 (18.85%) MVC
11 115 (18.37%) Oracle
12 112 (17.89%) Web Services
13 111 (17.73%) Test Automation
14 108 (17.25%) Software Engineering
15 97 (15.50%) Amazon AWS
16 88 (14.06%) Degree
17 85 (13.58%) AngularJS
18 81 (12.94%) Git (software)
18 81 (12.94%) ASP.NET
19 80 (12.78%) Analytics
20 79 (12.62%) MySQL
21 76 (12.14%) Linux
21 76 (12.14%) jQuery
22 72 (11.50%) Microsoft Azure
23 71 (11.34%) Problem-Solving
24 68 (10.86%) Jenkins
25 67 (10.70%) JIRA
25 67 (10.70%) Business Intelligence

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 58 (9.27%) Confluence
2 28 (4.47%) Elasticsearch
3 20 (3.19%) Apache Spark
4 17 (2.72%) Apache Solr
5 13 (2.08%) Apache
5 13 (2.08%) CMS
6 12 (1.92%) Tomcat
7 11 (1.76%) JBoss
8 10 (1.60%) Sitecore CMS
8 10 (1.60%) Umbraco
9 8 (1.28%) Kentico
9 8 (1.28%) NServiceBus
10 5 (0.80%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 4 (0.64%) IIS
11 4 (0.64%) MS Exchange
11 4 (0.64%) SharePoint
11 4 (0.64%) WordPress
12 3 (0.48%) Drupal
12 3 (0.48%) Jetty
12 3 (0.48%) SAS
Applications
1 34 (5.43%) Chatbot
2 30 (4.79%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (0.64%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (0.32%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 27 (4.31%) Dynamics NAV
2 7 (1.12%) Oracle Applications
2 7 (1.12%) Oracle Financials
3 5 (0.80%) Oracle BPM
4 4 (0.64%) Dynamics AX
4 4 (0.64%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (0.48%) NetSuite
6 2 (0.32%) BPCS
7 1 (0.16%) Demantra
7 1 (0.16%) Eloqua
7 1 (0.16%) Markit EDM
7 1 (0.16%) Oracle ASCP
7 1 (0.16%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 97 (15.50%) Amazon AWS
2 72 (11.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (2.56%) GitHub
4 12 (1.92%) SaaS
5 7 (1.12%) AdWords
5 7 (1.12%) Google Analytics
6 6 (0.96%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (0.64%) Dynamics 365
8 3 (0.48%) Google Cloud Platform
8 3 (0.48%) Office 365
9 2 (0.32%) Azure Active Directory
9 2 (0.32%) IaaS
9 2 (0.32%) PaaS
10 1 (0.16%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.16%) Amazon EMR
10 1 (0.16%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.16%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 16 (2.56%) Internet
2 9 (1.44%) DNS
2 9 (1.44%) HTTP
3 5 (0.80%) DMZ
3 5 (0.80%) Firewall
3 5 (0.80%) TCP/IP
4 3 (0.48%) BGP
4 3 (0.48%) Ethernet
4 3 (0.48%) Modbus
5 1 (0.16%) Broadband
5 1 (0.16%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 183 (29.23%) SQL Server
2 79 (12.62%) MySQL
3 38 (6.07%) MongoDB
3 38 (6.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 37 (5.91%) Data Warehouse
4 37 (5.91%) NoSQL
5 35 (5.59%) PostgreSQL
6 34 (5.43%) Big Data
7 31 (4.95%) Power BI
8 29 (4.63%) Relational Database
9 26 (4.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 24 (3.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 23 (3.67%) Apache Cassandra
12 20 (3.19%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 20 (3.19%) RDBMS
13 18 (2.88%) SQL Server 2016
14 13 (2.08%) Hadoop
14 13 (2.08%) Oracle Database
15 12 (1.92%) QlikView
15 12 (1.92%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 81 (12.94%) Git (software)
2 68 (10.86%) Jenkins
3 67 (10.70%) JIRA
4 47 (7.51%) Selenium
5 37 (5.91%) JUnit
6 26 (4.15%) Visual Studio
7 22 (3.51%) SoapUI
8 19 (3.04%) Subversion
9 16 (2.56%) Team Foundation Server
10 15 (2.40%) Mercurial
11 13 (2.08%) Maven
12 11 (1.76%) Cucumber
12 11 (1.76%) Hudson
13 9 (1.44%) NUnit
14 8 (1.28%) Ant
14 8 (1.28%) Mockito
14 8 (1.28%) SpecFlow
15 7 (1.12%) Octopus Deploy
16 6 (0.96%) CruiseControl
16 6 (0.96%) TestComplete
General
1 63 (10.06%) Finance
1 63 (10.06%) Retail
2 40 (6.39%) Advertising
3 22 (3.51%) Marketing
4 7 (1.12%) Manufacturing
5 6 (0.96%) Games
6 4 (0.64%) Publishing
7 2 (0.32%) Back Office
7 2 (0.32%) Law
7 2 (0.32%) Legal
7 2 (0.32%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.16%) Automotive
8 1 (0.16%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 316 (50.48%) Developer
2 102 (16.29%) SQL Developer
3 97 (15.50%) Analyst
3 97 (15.50%) C# Developer
4 95 (15.18%) Software Developer
5 79 (12.62%) .NET Developer
6 65 (10.38%) C# Software Developer
7 57 (9.11%) C# .NET Developer
8 54 (8.63%) .NET Software Developer
9 53 (8.47%) HTML Developer
10 49 (7.83%) Senior Developer
11 46 (7.35%) Software Engineer
12 39 (6.23%) Python Developer
13 36 (5.75%) Java Developer
14 32 (5.11%) JavaScript Developer
15 29 (4.63%) Data Analyst
16 28 (4.47%) Full Stack Developer
17 27 (4.31%) Test Analyst
18 26 (4.15%) DevOps Engineer
18 26 (4.15%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 200 (31.95%) .NET
2 171 (27.32%) HTML
3 152 (24.28%) CSS
4 112 (17.89%) Web Services
5 85 (13.58%) AngularJS
6 81 (12.94%) ASP.NET
7 76 (12.14%) jQuery
8 59 (9.42%) XML
9 44 (7.03%) HTML5
10 42 (6.71%) React
11 39 (6.23%) SOAP
12 38 (6.07%) Node.js
12 38 (6.07%) Spring
13 36 (5.75%) Django
14 35 (5.59%) REST
15 32 (5.11%) CSS3
16 30 (4.79%) ASP.NET MVC
17 29 (4.63%) JSON
18 27 (4.31%) Hibernate
19 26 (4.15%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 41 (6.55%) Computer Science
2 35 (5.59%) Analytical Skills
3 31 (4.95%) Greenfield Project
4 29 (4.63%) Mobile App
5 23 (3.67%) User Experience
6 19 (3.04%) Public Cloud
7 15 (2.40%) Algorithms
8 9 (1.44%) Data Structures
8 9 (1.44%) Reinsurance
9 8 (1.28%) NHS
9 8 (1.28%) Self-Motivation
10 6 (0.96%) Fintech
10 6 (0.96%) Reference Data
11 5 (0.80%) Management Information System
11 5 (0.80%) Replication
12 4 (0.64%) N-Tier
12 4 (0.64%) Semantic Web
13 3 (0.48%) Client/Server
13 3 (0.48%) Device Driver
13 3 (0.48%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 76 (12.14%) Linux
2 53 (8.47%) Windows
3 20 (3.19%) Android
3 20 (3.19%) Apple iOS
4 9 (1.44%) Windows Server
5 3 (0.48%) Ubuntu
5 3 (0.48%) Unix
6 2 (0.32%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 307 (49.04%) Agile Software Development
2 147 (23.48%) Scrum
3 118 (18.85%) MVC
4 111 (17.73%) Test Automation
5 108 (17.25%) Software Engineering
6 80 (12.78%) Analytics
7 71 (11.34%) Problem-Solving
8 67 (10.70%) Business Intelligence
9 59 (9.42%) ETL
10 58 (9.27%) DevOps
11 50 (7.99%) TDD
12 48 (7.67%) Unit Testing
13 47 (7.51%) Data Modelling
14 45 (7.19%) Kanban
15 44 (7.03%) Artificial Intelligence
16 43 (6.87%) Continuous Integration
17 40 (6.39%) Integration Testing
18 39 (6.23%) Continuous Improvement
18 39 (6.23%) Data Analysis
19 38 (6.07%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 202 (32.27%) JavaScript
2 200 (31.95%) C#
3 152 (24.28%) Java
4 131 (20.93%) Python
5 66 (10.54%) T-SQL
6 48 (7.67%) PL/SQL
7 36 (5.75%) C++
8 31 (4.95%) PHP
9 21 (3.35%) Scala
10 20 (3.19%) C
11 19 (3.04%) R
12 17 (2.72%) PowerShell
13 14 (2.24%) Bash Shell
13 14 (2.24%) Ruby
14 11 (1.76%) Java 8
14 11 (1.76%) MATLAB
15 10 (1.60%) TypeScript
15 10 (1.60%) VB.NET
16 8 (1.28%) Julia
17 5 (0.80%) ES6
Qualifications
1 88 (14.06%) Degree
2 43 (6.87%) ISTQB
3 14 (2.24%) Computer Science Degree
4 10 (1.60%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (1.28%) PhD
6 7 (1.12%) MCP
6 7 (1.12%) MCPD
7 6 (0.96%) ISEB
8 3 (0.48%) AWS Certification
9 1 (0.16%) Master's Degree
9 1 (0.16%) MBA
9 1 (0.16%) Numerate Degree
9 1 (0.16%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.16%) Security Cleared
9 1 (0.16%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (7.19%) QA
2 21 (3.35%) Data Quality
3 10 (1.60%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.48%) JTAG
4 3 (0.48%) MISRA
5 2 (0.32%) GCP
6 1 (0.16%) SLA
System Software
1 29 (4.63%) Docker
2 10 (1.60%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.64%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.32%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.32%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 32 (5.11%) Puppet
2 23 (3.67%) Ansible
3 20 (3.19%) Terraform
4 19 (3.04%) Packer
5 15 (2.40%) Kibana
5 15 (2.40%) logstash
5 15 (2.40%) Opscode Chef
6 9 (1.44%) Kubernetes
7 4 (0.64%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 3 (0.48%) Docker Swarm
8 3 (0.48%) Failover Clustering
9 2 (0.32%) Single Sign-On
10 1 (0.16%) Salt
Vendors
1 142 (22.68%) Microsoft
2 115 (18.37%) Oracle
3 33 (5.27%) Talend
4 32 (5.11%) Google
5 22 (3.51%) Tableau
6 15 (2.40%) Sage
7 11 (1.76%) VMware
8 10 (1.60%) Sitecore
9 8 (1.28%) Capita
9 8 (1.28%) Twitter
9 8 (1.28%) Xamarin
10 5 (0.80%) Salesforce.com
11 4 (0.64%) Informatica
12 3 (0.48%) Alteryx
12 3 (0.48%) Cognos
13 2 (0.32%) Cisco
13 2 (0.32%) Citrix
13 2 (0.32%) Infor
13 2 (0.32%) JD Edwards
13 2 (0.32%) SAP