Period
to 15 November 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 15 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 7 8 4
Rank change year-on-year +1 -4 -1
Permanent jobs citing SQL 523 560 600
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 20.12% 18.77% 20.03%
As % of the Programming Languages category 29.20% 27.67% 30.83%
Number of salaries quoted 449 521 574
Oxfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +12.50%
10th Percentile £29,000 £29,000 £26,825
90th Percentile £65,000 £68,750 £60,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - -

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 1,791 2,024 1,946
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 68.91% 67.85% 64.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1,582 1,709 1,628
Oxfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +2.70% +8.82%
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £72,500 £65,000
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 15 November 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 15 November 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 -3 286 £47,500 +5.56% 35
Abingdon +13 52 £47,500 -13.64% 11
Banbury +9 33 £45,000 +2.86% 5
Witney 0 23 £47,500 +40.74% 9
Thame -1 11 £50,000 +29.87% 1
Wallingford -9 9 £50,000 -4.76% 6
Henley-on-Thames +4 6 £35,000 -17.65% 1
Kidlington -3 3 £63,000 +40.00% 2
Burford - 2 £29,500 -
Bicester +1 1 £65,000 +85.71% 1
SQL
South East

For the 6 months to 15 November 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.

1 247 (47.23%) Agile Software Development
2 191 (36.52%) C#
3 168 (32.12%) Java
4 158 (30.21%) JavaScript
5 151 (28.87%) Python
6 149 (28.49%) .NET
7 116 (22.18%) HTML
8 114 (21.80%) SQL Server
9 111 (21.22%) Software Engineering
10 106 (20.27%) Degree
11 103 (19.69%) Scrum
12 92 (17.59%) CSS
13 91 (17.40%) Git (software)
14 89 (17.02%) MVC
15 87 (16.63%) Microsoft
16 81 (15.49%) Test Automation
16 81 (15.49%) Problem-Solving
17 80 (15.30%) Amazon AWS
18 75 (14.34%) C++
19 74 (14.15%) Analytics
20 70 (13.38%) Web Services
21 66 (12.62%) jQuery
22 65 (12.43%) Jenkins
23 64 (12.24%) Computer Science
23 64 (12.24%) ASP.NET
24 60 (11.47%) Oracle
25 59 (11.28%) Business Intelligence
25 59 (11.28%) AngularJS
26 58 (11.09%) Linux
27 55 (10.52%) Microsoft Azure

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 31 (5.93%) Confluence
2 18 (3.44%) Apache
3 13 (2.49%) Apache Spark
4 12 (2.29%) Tomcat
5 11 (2.10%) CMS
6 10 (1.91%) Elasticsearch
7 9 (1.72%) Sitecore CMS
8 8 (1.53%) JBoss
8 8 (1.53%) SharePoint
9 7 (1.34%) NServiceBus
10 6 (1.15%) IIS
10 6 (1.15%) Kentico
10 6 (1.15%) Umbraco
10 6 (1.15%) WildFly
10 6 (1.15%) WordPress
11 5 (0.96%) BizTalk Server
11 5 (0.96%) Drupal
12 4 (0.76%) Apache Solr
12 4 (0.76%) EPiServer
12 4 (0.76%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 22 (4.21%) Microsoft Excel
2 16 (3.06%) Chatbot
3 10 (1.91%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (0.57%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.19%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.19%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (2.10%) Dynamics NAV
2 6 (1.15%) Oracle Applications
3 5 (0.96%) Changepoint
4 4 (0.76%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (0.76%) Oracle Financials
5 3 (0.57%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (0.38%) Demantra
6 2 (0.38%) Oracle ASCP
6 2 (0.38%) Oracle BPM
6 2 (0.38%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (0.38%) Oracle ERP
6 2 (0.38%) Oracle SCM
7 1 (0.19%) BPCS
7 1 (0.19%) Eloqua
7 1 (0.19%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 80 (15.30%) Amazon AWS
2 55 (10.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 23 (4.40%) Google Analytics
4 16 (3.06%) SaaS
5 12 (2.29%) PaaS
6 11 (2.10%) IaaS
7 7 (1.34%) Amazon S3
8 6 (1.15%) Amazon EC2
8 6 (1.15%) Amazon EMR
8 6 (1.15%) Office 365
9 5 (0.96%) GitHub
10 3 (0.57%) Cloud Computing
10 3 (0.57%) Slack
11 2 (0.38%) Dynamics 365
11 2 (0.38%) G Suite
11 2 (0.38%) Google Cloud Platform
12 1 (0.19%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.53%) Broadband
1 8 (1.53%) Internet
2 6 (1.15%) TCP/IP
3 5 (0.96%) DNS
4 4 (0.76%) HTTP
5 3 (0.57%) Skype
6 2 (0.38%) DHCP
6 2 (0.38%) Ethernet
6 2 (0.38%) Firewall
6 2 (0.38%) HTTPS
6 2 (0.38%) iSCSI
6 2 (0.38%) Kerberos
6 2 (0.38%) Modbus
6 2 (0.38%) SAN
6 2 (0.38%) SSL
7 1 (0.19%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 114 (21.80%) SQL Server
2 47 (8.99%) MySQL
2 47 (8.99%) PostgreSQL
3 39 (7.46%) Relational Database
4 36 (6.88%) NoSQL
5 33 (6.31%) Big Data
5 33 (6.31%) Hadoop
6 30 (5.74%) RDBMS
7 28 (5.35%) Data Warehouse
8 27 (5.16%) Apache Hive
9 26 (4.97%) Power BI
10 25 (4.78%) Data Mining
11 22 (4.21%) MongoDB
11 22 (4.21%) Spotfire
11 22 (4.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 21 (4.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 16 (3.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 13 (2.49%) Apache Cassandra
15 9 (1.72%) BusinessObjects
15 9 (1.72%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 91 (17.40%) Git (software)
2 65 (12.43%) Jenkins
3 46 (8.80%) JIRA
4 34 (6.50%) Visual Studio
5 30 (5.74%) JUnit
6 25 (4.78%) Selenium
7 22 (4.21%) Maven
8 17 (3.25%) Subversion
9 16 (3.06%) Mercurial
10 14 (2.68%) GitLab
10 14 (2.68%) SoapUI
11 12 (2.29%) Cucumber
12 9 (1.72%) Ant
12 9 (1.72%) Hudson
13 8 (1.53%) SpecFlow
14 7 (1.34%) Eclipse
14 7 (1.34%) Team Foundation Server
15 6 (1.15%) Grunt
15 6 (1.15%) gulp
15 6 (1.15%) NUnit
General
1 30 (5.74%) Retail
2 27 (5.16%) Finance
3 26 (4.97%) Manufacturing
4 12 (2.29%) Advertising
5 9 (1.72%) Games
5 9 (1.72%) Marketing
6 8 (1.53%) Publishing
7 6 (1.15%) Telecoms
8 3 (0.57%) French Language
8 3 (0.57%) German Language
8 3 (0.57%) Italian Language
8 3 (0.57%) Mandarin Language
8 3 (0.57%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (0.57%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.19%) Back Office
9 1 (0.19%) Legal
Job Titles
1 271 (51.82%) Developer
2 80 (15.30%) Software Developer
3 62 (11.85%) Analyst
4 61 (11.66%) SQL Developer
5 60 (11.47%) C# Developer
6 53 (10.13%) Software Engineer
7 47 (8.99%) Python Developer
8 46 (8.80%) .NET Developer
9 38 (7.27%) Java Developer
10 33 (6.31%) C# .NET Developer
11 32 (6.12%) Data Scientist
12 31 (5.93%) C# Software Developer
13 30 (5.74%) Senior Developer
14 27 (5.16%) .NET Software Developer
14 27 (5.16%) HTML Developer
15 26 (4.97%) Architect
16 25 (4.78%) Full Stack Developer
17 22 (4.21%) Graduate
18 20 (3.82%) Team Leader
19 19 (3.63%) C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 149 (28.49%) .NET
2 116 (22.18%) HTML
3 92 (17.59%) CSS
4 70 (13.38%) Web Services
5 66 (12.62%) jQuery
6 64 (12.24%) ASP.NET
7 59 (11.28%) AngularJS
8 42 (8.03%) HTML5
9 35 (6.69%) ASP.NET MVC
9 35 (6.69%) REST
10 32 (6.12%) Spring
10 32 (6.12%) XML
11 31 (5.93%) Django
12 29 (5.54%) SOAP
13 27 (5.16%) CSS3
14 26 (4.97%) React
15 24 (4.59%) Node.js
16 23 (4.40%) RESTful
17 21 (4.02%) Hibernate
18 20 (3.82%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 64 (12.24%) Computer Science
2 34 (6.50%) Algorithms
2 34 (6.50%) Greenfield Project
3 29 (5.54%) User Experience
4 24 (4.59%) Mobile App
5 22 (4.21%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (1.72%) Life Science
6 9 (1.72%) Self-Motivation
7 7 (1.34%) NHS
8 6 (1.15%) Management Information System
9 5 (0.96%) Replication
10 4 (0.76%) Data Structures
10 4 (0.76%) Reinsurance
11 3 (0.57%) Animation
11 3 (0.57%) Clustering
11 3 (0.57%) Driving Licence
11 3 (0.57%) iPad
12 2 (0.38%) Device Driver
12 2 (0.38%) Fat Client
12 2 (0.38%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 58 (11.09%) Linux
2 36 (6.88%) Windows
3 22 (4.21%) Apple iOS
4 16 (3.06%) Android
5 7 (1.34%) Windows Server
6 6 (1.15%) Windows 7
7 4 (0.76%) Unix
7 4 (0.76%) Windows XP
8 3 (0.57%) Mac OS
9 2 (0.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.38%) Windows 10
9 2 (0.38%) Windows 8
9 2 (0.38%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.19%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 247 (47.23%) Agile Software Development
2 111 (21.22%) Software Engineering
3 103 (19.69%) Scrum
4 89 (17.02%) MVC
5 81 (15.49%) Problem-Solving
5 81 (15.49%) Test Automation
6 74 (14.15%) Analytics
7 59 (11.28%) Business Intelligence
8 55 (10.52%) SDLC
9 52 (9.94%) Mathematics
10 50 (9.56%) Data Science
11 49 (9.37%) TDD
12 47 (8.99%) Data Analytics
13 43 (8.22%) Continuous Improvement
13 43 (8.22%) Visualisation
14 42 (8.03%) DevOps
15 40 (7.65%) Continuous Integration
16 39 (7.46%) Machine Learning
17 36 (6.88%) Data Management
18 35 (6.69%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 191 (36.52%) C#
2 168 (32.12%) Java
3 158 (30.21%) JavaScript
4 151 (28.87%) Python
5 75 (14.34%) C++
6 49 (9.37%) T-SQL
7 48 (9.18%) R
8 23 (4.40%) Delphi
9 21 (4.02%) PHP
10 20 (3.82%) PL/SQL
11 19 (3.63%) C
12 16 (3.06%) Scala
13 15 (2.87%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
14 14 (2.68%) Java 8
15 13 (2.49%) Ruby
16 10 (1.91%) PowerShell
17 8 (1.53%) VB
18 7 (1.34%) VB.NET
19 5 (0.96%) XAML
20 4 (0.76%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 106 (20.27%) Degree
2 30 (5.74%) Computer Science Degree
3 20 (3.82%) ISTQB
4 12 (2.29%) PhD
5 10 (1.91%) Master's Degree
6 7 (1.34%) Security Cleared
7 6 (1.15%) SC Cleared
8 4 (0.76%) ISEB
9 3 (0.57%) TOGAF Certification
10 2 (0.38%) Microsoft Certification
11 1 (0.19%) Numerate Degree
11 1 (0.19%) OCA
11 1 (0.19%) Oracle Certification
11 1 (0.19%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (5.16%) QA
2 11 (2.10%) Data Quality
3 4 (0.76%) Cyber Essentials
3 4 (0.76%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
3 4 (0.76%) GDPR
3 4 (0.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.38%) JTAG
4 2 (0.38%) MISRA
System Software
1 18 (3.44%) Docker
2 6 (1.15%) Active Directory
3 4 (0.76%) Hyper-V
3 4 (0.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.76%) XenApp
4 2 (0.38%) vSphere
4 2 (0.38%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 13 (2.49%) Ansible
2 10 (1.91%) Kubernetes
3 9 (1.72%) Puppet
4 6 (1.15%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (0.76%) Nessus
6 3 (0.57%) Failover Clustering
6 3 (0.57%) Terraform
7 2 (0.38%) Backup Exec
7 2 (0.38%) Kibana
7 2 (0.38%) logstash
7 2 (0.38%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 2 (0.38%) Norton AntiVirus
7 2 (0.38%) Packer
7 2 (0.38%) SCCM
7 2 (0.38%) SmoothWall
7 2 (0.38%) WSUS
8 1 (0.19%) Docker Swarm
8 1 (0.19%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 87 (16.63%) Microsoft
2 60 (11.47%) Oracle
3 40 (7.65%) Tableau
4 36 (6.88%) Google
5 17 (3.25%) Talend
6 13 (2.49%) Cognos
7 9 (1.72%) Sitecore
8 7 (1.34%) Salesforce.com
8 7 (1.34%) Xamarin
9 5 (0.96%) SAP
9 5 (0.96%) Twitter
10 4 (0.76%) Adobe
10 4 (0.76%) Okta
10 4 (0.76%) Sage
10 4 (0.76%) VMware
11 3 (0.57%) Alteryx
12 2 (0.38%) Cisco
12 2 (0.38%) Citrix
12 2 (0.38%) Dell
12 2 (0.38%) RapidMiner