Period
to 23 September 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 23 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 8 6 7
Rank change year-on-year -2 +1 -5
Permanent jobs citing SQL 563 504 625
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 20.35% 18.51% 19.94%
As % of the Programming Languages category 29.02% 29.07% 29.96%
Number of salaries quoted 496 476 593
Oxfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% -5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £28,375 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,500 £67,500 £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 1,940 1,734 2,086
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 70.11% 63.68% 66.54%
Number of salaries quoted 1,718 1,478 1,689
Oxfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% +18.75%
10th Percentile £32,500 £27,500 £28,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £71,625 £66,150
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

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 23 September 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 23 September 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 -3 296 £47,500 +7.95% 49
Abingdon +9 59 £46,250 +2.78% 14
Witney -2 26 £47,500 +40.74% 10
Wallingford -11 15 £42,500 -19.05% 8
Banbury +17 14 £60,000 +26.32% 11
Thame -8 11 £50,000 +28.21% 1
Henley-on-Thames +3 8 £36,250 +20.83% 1
Kidlington -6 4 £63,000 +14.55% 4
Wantage 0 1 £45,000 -18.18% 1
Bicester -6 1 £65,000 +85.71%
SQL
South East

For the 6 months to 23 September 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.

1 248 (44.05%) Agile Software Development
2 207 (36.77%) C#
3 179 (31.79%) JavaScript
4 174 (30.91%) .NET
5 166 (29.48%) Java
6 154 (27.35%) Python
7 145 (25.75%) HTML
8 136 (24.16%) SQL Server
9 132 (23.45%) Scrum
10 116 (20.60%) CSS
11 99 (17.58%) Software Engineering
11 99 (17.58%) Degree
11 99 (17.58%) Test Automation
12 98 (17.41%) MVC
13 96 (17.05%) Git (software)
14 95 (16.87%) Microsoft
15 90 (15.99%) Amazon AWS
16 85 (15.10%) Analytics
17 84 (14.92%) Problem-Solving
18 79 (14.03%) Web Services
19 73 (12.97%) AngularJS
20 71 (12.61%) jQuery
21 69 (12.26%) Oracle
22 67 (11.90%) ASP.NET
22 67 (11.90%) Jenkins
23 66 (11.72%) Business Intelligence
24 62 (11.01%) Microsoft Azure
25 61 (10.83%) Linux
26 60 (10.66%) T-SQL
26 60 (10.66%) JIRA

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 46 (8.17%) Confluence
2 16 (2.84%) Apache Spark
2 16 (2.84%) Elasticsearch
3 15 (2.66%) CMS
4 13 (2.31%) Sitecore CMS
5 12 (2.13%) JBoss
6 10 (1.78%) Apache
6 10 (1.78%) Apache Solr
6 10 (1.78%) Kentico
6 10 (1.78%) Tomcat
6 10 (1.78%) Umbraco
7 9 (1.60%) NServiceBus
8 6 (1.07%) SharePoint
9 5 (0.89%) IIS
9 5 (0.89%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 5 (0.89%) WordPress
10 4 (0.71%) Drupal
10 4 (0.71%) EPiServer
11 2 (0.36%) MS Exchange
11 2 (0.36%) SAS
Applications
1 30 (5.33%) Chatbot
1 30 (5.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (0.71%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.36%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.18%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.18%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 24 (4.26%) Dynamics NAV
2 8 (1.42%) Oracle Applications
3 7 (1.24%) Oracle Financials
4 5 (0.89%) Oracle BPM
5 4 (0.71%) Dynamics AX
6 3 (0.53%) Dynamics CRM
6 3 (0.53%) NetSuite
7 2 (0.36%) BPCS
8 1 (0.18%) Changepoint
8 1 (0.18%) Demantra
8 1 (0.18%) Eloqua
8 1 (0.18%) Oracle ASCP
8 1 (0.18%) Oracle EBS
8 1 (0.18%) Oracle ERP
8 1 (0.18%) Oracle SCM
Cloud Services
1 90 (15.99%) Amazon AWS
2 62 (11.01%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (2.84%) Google Analytics
4 13 (2.31%) SaaS
5 6 (1.07%) Cloud Computing
5 6 (1.07%) PaaS
6 5 (0.89%) Amazon EC2
6 5 (0.89%) Amazon EMR
6 5 (0.89%) Amazon S3
6 5 (0.89%) IaaS
7 4 (0.71%) GitHub
7 4 (0.71%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (0.36%) AdWords
8 2 (0.36%) Dynamics 365
9 1 (0.18%) MailChimp
9 1 (0.18%) Office 365
9 1 (0.18%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 12 (2.13%) Internet
2 7 (1.24%) Broadband
2 7 (1.24%) DNS
2 7 (1.24%) HTTP
2 7 (1.24%) TCP/IP
3 3 (0.53%) Ethernet
3 3 (0.53%) Modbus
4 2 (0.36%) BGP
4 2 (0.36%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.18%) Bluetooth
5 1 (0.18%) Firewall
5 1 (0.18%) Kerberos
5 1 (0.18%) SMS
5 1 (0.18%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 136 (24.16%) SQL Server
2 52 (9.24%) MySQL
3 44 (7.82%) PostgreSQL
4 39 (6.93%) NoSQL
5 35 (6.22%) Big Data
5 35 (6.22%) Relational Database
6 33 (5.86%) Data Warehouse
7 30 (5.33%) Power BI
8 27 (4.80%) RDBMS
9 25 (4.44%) Hadoop
9 25 (4.44%) MongoDB
10 23 (4.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 21 (3.73%) Apache Hive
12 20 (3.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 19 (3.37%) Apache Cassandra
14 18 (3.20%) Data Mining
14 18 (3.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 14 (2.49%) Spotfire
16 11 (1.95%) RavenDB
17 9 (1.60%) Event Store
Development Applications
1 96 (17.05%) Git (software)
2 67 (11.90%) Jenkins
3 60 (10.66%) JIRA
4 41 (7.28%) Selenium
5 37 (6.57%) JUnit
6 33 (5.86%) Visual Studio
7 21 (3.73%) Maven
8 20 (3.55%) Mercurial
8 20 (3.55%) SoapUI
8 20 (3.55%) Subversion
9 12 (2.13%) Cucumber
10 11 (1.95%) GitLab
11 10 (1.78%) Hudson
11 10 (1.78%) SpecFlow
12 9 (1.60%) Ant
13 8 (1.42%) Team Foundation Server
14 7 (1.24%) NUnit
15 6 (1.07%) Mockito
16 5 (0.89%) Grunt
16 5 (0.89%) gulp
General
1 60 (10.66%) Retail
2 46 (8.17%) Finance
3 24 (4.26%) Advertising
4 23 (4.09%) Manufacturing
5 20 (3.55%) Marketing
6 8 (1.42%) Games
7 6 (1.07%) Telecoms
8 5 (0.89%) Publishing
9 4 (0.71%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.36%) Legal
11 1 (0.18%) Automotive
11 1 (0.18%) Law
Job Titles
1 289 (51.33%) Developer
2 96 (17.05%) Software Developer
3 82 (14.56%) C# Developer
4 79 (14.03%) Analyst
5 77 (13.68%) SQL Developer
6 59 (10.48%) .NET Developer
7 48 (8.53%) C# Software Developer
7 48 (8.53%) HTML Developer
8 47 (8.35%) Python Developer
9 46 (8.17%) C# .NET Developer
10 44 (7.82%) .NET Software Developer
11 38 (6.75%) Software Engineer
12 32 (5.68%) Full Stack Developer
13 30 (5.33%) Senior Developer
14 29 (5.15%) Java Developer
15 26 (4.62%) Tester
16 25 (4.44%) JavaScript Developer
17 24 (4.26%) Architect
17 24 (4.26%) Data Scientist
17 24 (4.26%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 174 (30.91%) .NET
2 145 (25.75%) HTML
3 116 (20.60%) CSS
4 79 (14.03%) Web Services
5 73 (12.97%) AngularJS
6 71 (12.61%) jQuery
7 67 (11.90%) ASP.NET
8 51 (9.06%) XML
9 43 (7.64%) HTML5
10 42 (7.46%) Django
11 36 (6.39%) React
11 36 (6.39%) REST
12 35 (6.22%) SOAP
13 33 (5.86%) CSS3
13 33 (5.86%) Spring
14 31 (5.51%) Node.js
15 28 (4.97%) JSON
16 27 (4.80%) ASP.NET MVC
17 22 (3.91%) Hibernate
18 20 (3.55%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 48 (8.53%) Computer Science
2 32 (5.68%) Greenfield Project
3 29 (5.15%) Algorithms
4 27 (4.80%) Mobile App
4 27 (4.80%) User Experience
5 26 (4.62%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (1.60%) Self-Motivation
7 8 (1.42%) Data Structures
7 8 (1.42%) NHS
8 6 (1.07%) Management Information System
9 5 (0.89%) Life Science
9 5 (0.89%) Reinsurance
9 5 (0.89%) Replication
10 4 (0.71%) Internet of Things
11 3 (0.53%) Analytical Mindset
11 3 (0.53%) Animation
11 3 (0.53%) Clustering
11 3 (0.53%) Device Driver
11 3 (0.53%) Public Cloud
11 3 (0.53%) State Machine
Operating Systems
1 61 (10.83%) Linux
2 24 (4.26%) Windows
3 20 (3.55%) Apple iOS
4 16 (2.84%) Android
5 7 (1.24%) Windows Server
6 3 (0.53%) Unix
7 2 (0.36%) Mac OS
7 2 (0.36%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.18%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.18%) Windows Vista
8 1 (0.18%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 248 (44.05%) Agile Software Development
2 132 (23.45%) Scrum
3 99 (17.58%) Software Engineering
3 99 (17.58%) Test Automation
4 98 (17.41%) MVC
5 85 (15.10%) Analytics
6 84 (14.92%) Problem-Solving
7 66 (11.72%) Business Intelligence
8 51 (9.06%) Data Analytics
8 51 (9.06%) TDD
9 50 (8.88%) SDLC
10 48 (8.53%) DevOps
11 43 (7.64%) Continuous Improvement
11 43 (7.64%) Data Science
12 41 (7.28%) Artificial Intelligence
12 41 (7.28%) BDD
12 41 (7.28%) Unit Testing
13 40 (7.10%) Integration Testing
14 39 (6.93%) Continuous Integration
14 39 (6.93%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 207 (36.77%) C#
2 179 (31.79%) JavaScript
3 166 (29.48%) Java
4 154 (27.35%) Python
5 60 (10.66%) T-SQL
6 59 (10.48%) C++
7 37 (6.57%) R
8 30 (5.33%) PL/SQL
9 29 (5.15%) PHP
10 23 (4.09%) C
11 21 (3.73%) Scala
12 15 (2.66%) PowerShell
12 15 (2.66%) Ruby
13 14 (2.49%) Delphi
14 11 (1.95%) Java 8
15 10 (1.78%) Bash Shell
15 10 (1.78%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
16 8 (1.42%) MATLAB
17 7 (1.24%) Julia
17 7 (1.24%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 99 (17.58%) Degree
2 35 (6.22%) ISTQB
3 18 (3.20%) Computer Science Degree
4 8 (1.42%) PhD
5 7 (1.24%) ISEB
5 7 (1.24%) Master's Degree
6 2 (0.36%) Security Cleared
6 2 (0.36%) TOGAF Certification
7 1 (0.18%) AWS Certification
7 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.18%) Numerate Degree
7 1 (0.18%) OCA
7 1 (0.18%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (0.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.18%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (7.28%) QA
2 12 (2.13%) Data Quality
3 3 (0.53%) JTAG
3 3 (0.53%) MISRA
4 2 (0.36%) GDPR
5 1 (0.18%) Cyber Essentials
5 1 (0.18%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
5 1 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.18%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 18 (3.20%) Docker
2 3 (0.53%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.36%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.18%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.18%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 18 (3.20%) Ansible
2 13 (2.31%) Puppet
3 12 (2.13%) Kubernetes
4 10 (1.78%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (0.71%) Terraform
6 3 (0.53%) Docker Swarm
6 3 (0.53%) Failover Clustering
6 3 (0.53%) Kibana
6 3 (0.53%) logstash
6 3 (0.53%) Packer
6 3 (0.53%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (0.18%) Nessus
7 1 (0.18%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 95 (16.87%) Microsoft
2 69 (12.26%) Oracle
3 39 (6.93%) Google
4 32 (5.68%) Tableau
5 22 (3.91%) Talend
6 13 (2.31%) Sitecore
7 12 (2.13%) Cognos
8 9 (1.60%) Xamarin
9 8 (1.42%) Twitter
10 7 (1.24%) Sage
10 7 (1.24%) Salesforce.com
11 4 (0.71%) Informatica
12 3 (0.53%) Adobe
12 3 (0.53%) Alteryx
12 3 (0.53%) SAP
13 2 (0.36%) Cisco
13 2 (0.36%) Infor
13 2 (0.36%) JD Edwards
13 2 (0.36%) VMware
14 1 (0.18%) Remedy