Period
to 20 August 2019

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 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
20 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 6 8 6
Rank change year-on-year +2 -2 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL 358 569 526
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 18.43% 19.48% 18.71%
As % of the Programming Languages category 32.69% 28.46% 30.28%
Number of salaries quoted 331 519 503
Oxfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +11.76% -5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,000 £28,050
90th Percentile £65,000 £66,000 £67,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £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 1,095 1,999 1,737
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 56.36% 68.44% 61.79%
Number of salaries quoted 959 1,803 1,514
Oxfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% -5.26%
10th Percentile £28,950 £32,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.40% +1.11% +2.27%

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 August 2019.

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 August 2019. 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 -1 166 £47,500 +2.15% 51
Abingdon -7 43 £45,000 - 14
Wallingford +14 14 £30,000 -29.41% 6
Kidlington +13 12 £48,000 -27.27% 5
Banbury 0 11 £40,000 -20.00% 2
Thame +18 10 £37,500 -25.00% 4
Witney +1 8 £35,000 -26.32% 8
Bicester - 8 £40,000 - 2
Henley-on-Thames -4 2 £38,750 +3.33%
Carterton - 1 £32,500 -
SQL
South East

For the 6 months to 20 August 2019, 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.

1 172 (48.04%) Agile Software Development
2 170 (47.49%) C#
3 164 (45.81%) .NET
4 136 (37.99%) JavaScript
5 114 (31.84%) ASP.NET
6 103 (28.77%) Degree
7 98 (27.37%) SQL Server
8 96 (26.82%) MVC
9 88 (24.58%) Python
10 84 (23.46%) CSS
11 82 (22.91%) HTML
12 70 (19.55%) jQuery
12 70 (19.55%) Microsoft Azure
13 68 (18.99%) Java
14 66 (18.44%) SDLC
15 65 (18.16%) Linux
16 61 (17.04%) Software Engineering
17 60 (16.76%) Web Services
17 60 (16.76%) Docker
17 60 (16.76%) DevOps
18 59 (16.48%) Jenkins
19 53 (14.80%) Windows
19 53 (14.80%) RESTful
20 48 (13.41%) Computer Science
20 48 (13.41%) Continuous Integration
20 48 (13.41%) Git (software)
20 48 (13.41%) Microsoft
21 46 (12.85%) WCF
22 44 (12.29%) C++
23 43 (12.01%) Amazon AWS

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 16 (4.47%) SharePoint
2 9 (2.51%) Elasticsearch
3 8 (2.23%) MS Exchange
4 7 (1.96%) CMS
4 7 (1.96%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 7 (1.96%) WordPress
5 6 (1.68%) Exchange Server 2013
6 5 (1.40%) Oracle Workflow
6 5 (1.40%) Umbraco
7 4 (1.12%) Apache Spark
7 4 (1.12%) IBM Notes
8 3 (0.84%) Apache Airflow
8 3 (0.84%) Luigi
8 3 (0.84%) Tomcat
9 2 (0.56%) Apache
9 2 (0.56%) IIS
10 1 (0.28%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.28%) Confluence
10 1 (0.28%) SAS
10 1 (0.28%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 10 (2.79%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (2.51%) Photoshop
3 3 (0.84%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (0.84%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (0.56%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (0.28%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.28%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.28%) Stata
Business Applications
1 12 (3.35%) Oracle EBS
2 7 (1.96%) Oracle Applications
2 7 (1.96%) Oracle EBS R12
2 7 (1.96%) Oracle ERP
3 6 (1.68%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (1.12%) Oracle Assets
4 4 (1.12%) Oracle Cash Management
4 4 (1.12%) Oracle Payables
4 4 (1.12%) Oracle Receivables
5 3 (0.84%) Dynamics AX
5 3 (0.84%) Oracle General Ledger
6 2 (0.56%) Oracle Financials
6 2 (0.56%) Sage 200
7 1 (0.28%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.28%) Oracle BPM
7 1 (0.28%) Oracle E-Business Tax
Cloud Services
1 70 (19.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 43 (12.01%) Amazon AWS
3 28 (7.82%) Power Platform
4 13 (3.63%) Office 365
5 10 (2.79%) Dynamics 365
6 7 (1.96%) PowerApps
7 6 (1.68%) Azure Data Factory
7 6 (1.68%) IaaS
7 6 (1.68%) PaaS
8 4 (1.12%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 3 (0.84%) Amazon S3
9 3 (0.84%) GitHub
9 3 (0.84%) Google Analytics
9 3 (0.84%) SaaS
10 2 (0.56%) Azure Active Directory
10 2 (0.56%) OneDrive
11 1 (0.28%) Amazon ELB
11 1 (0.28%) Google Cloud Platform
11 1 (0.28%) Google Docs
11 1 (0.28%) Google Sheets
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.68%) Broadband
2 5 (1.40%) Internet
3 3 (0.84%) DHCP
3 3 (0.84%) DNS
3 3 (0.84%) Firewall
3 3 (0.84%) iSCSI
3 3 (0.84%) LAN
3 3 (0.84%) SAN
3 3 (0.84%) WAN
4 2 (0.56%) DMZ
4 2 (0.56%) FCoE
4 2 (0.56%) Fibre Channel
4 2 (0.56%) NAS
4 2 (0.56%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.56%) Wireless
5 1 (0.28%) BGP
5 1 (0.28%) HTTP
5 1 (0.28%) MPLS
5 1 (0.28%) OSPF
5 1 (0.28%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 98 (27.37%) SQL Server
2 36 (10.06%) MySQL
3 31 (8.66%) PostgreSQL
4 28 (7.82%) Power BI
5 27 (7.54%) Relational Database
6 24 (6.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 21 (5.87%) NoSQL
7 21 (5.87%) Oracle Database
8 20 (5.59%) MongoDB
9 19 (5.31%) Data Warehouse
10 16 (4.47%) Oracle Reports
11 9 (2.51%) RDBMS
12 8 (2.23%) Apache Cassandra
12 8 (2.23%) Data Lake
13 7 (1.96%) Oracle Discoverer
14 6 (1.68%) Big Data
14 6 (1.68%) Geospatial Data
14 6 (1.68%) HDInsight
14 6 (1.68%) Oracle BI EE
15 5 (1.40%) Qlik Sense
Development Applications
1 59 (16.48%) Jenkins
2 48 (13.41%) Git (software)
3 22 (6.15%) Subversion
4 19 (5.31%) JIRA
5 11 (3.07%) Visual Studio
6 10 (2.79%) Bitbucket
7 9 (2.51%) Oracle Forms
8 8 (2.23%) Selenium
9 7 (1.96%) Team Foundation Server
9 7 (1.96%) Visual Studio Team System
10 5 (1.40%) Travis CI
11 4 (1.12%) QAComplete
11 4 (1.12%) TestComplete
12 3 (0.84%) GitLab
12 3 (0.84%) JUnit
12 3 (0.84%) SpecFlow
12 3 (0.84%) Toad
12 3 (0.84%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 2 (0.56%) Ant
13 2 (0.56%) webpack
General
1 26 (7.26%) Finance
2 20 (5.59%) Retail
3 19 (5.31%) Games
4 14 (3.91%) Manufacturing
5 10 (2.79%) Marketing
6 5 (1.40%) Public Sector
7 4 (1.12%) French Language
7 4 (1.12%) General Ledger
7 4 (1.12%) Italian Language
7 4 (1.12%) Spanish Language
8 3 (0.84%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.56%) German Language
9 2 (0.56%) Polish Language
9 2 (0.56%) Swedish Language
10 1 (0.28%) Banking
10 1 (0.28%) Electronics
10 1 (0.28%) Law
10 1 (0.28%) Local Government
10 1 (0.28%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 201 (56.15%) Developer
2 57 (15.92%) Software Engineer
3 56 (15.64%) .NET Developer
4 55 (15.36%) Software Developer
5 46 (12.85%) Junior
6 40 (11.17%) Graduate
7 35 (9.78%) Senior Software Engineer
8 34 (9.50%) Research Engineer
9 33 (9.22%) Senior Developer
10 31 (8.66%) Analyst
11 28 (7.82%) Junior Developer
12 22 (6.15%) Graduate Developer
13 20 (5.59%) C# Developer
13 20 (5.59%) Python Developer
14 19 (5.31%) Graduate Software Developer
14 19 (5.31%) Junior Software Developer
15 17 (4.75%) Graduate Software Engineer
15 17 (4.75%) Junior Software Engineer
16 15 (4.19%) C# .NET Developer
16 15 (4.19%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 164 (45.81%) .NET
2 114 (31.84%) ASP.NET
3 84 (23.46%) CSS
4 82 (22.91%) HTML
5 70 (19.55%) jQuery
6 60 (16.76%) Web Services
7 53 (14.80%) RESTful
8 46 (12.85%) WCF
9 43 (12.01%) ASP.NET MVC
10 42 (11.73%) AngularJS
11 40 (11.17%) JSON
11 40 (11.17%) REST
12 38 (10.61%) Ajax
13 37 (10.34%) .NET Framework
14 36 (10.06%) React
15 30 (8.38%) ASP.NET Web API
16 23 (6.42%) Node.js
17 18 (5.03%) KnockoutJS
17 18 (5.03%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 17 (4.75%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 17 (4.75%) Analytical Skills
1 17 (4.75%) Mobile App
2 13 (3.63%) User Experience
3 11 (3.07%) Greenfield Project
3 11 (3.07%) Self-Motivation
4 8 (2.23%) Client/Server
4 8 (2.23%) NHS
5 7 (1.96%) Data Structures
6 6 (1.68%) Algorithms
6 6 (1.68%) Lidar
7 5 (1.40%) FMCG
8 4 (1.12%) Life Science
8 4 (1.12%) Management Information System
9 3 (0.84%) Analytical Mindset
9 3 (0.84%) Replication
9 3 (0.84%) Smartphone
10 2 (0.56%) Data Centre
10 2 (0.56%) Public Cloud
11 1 (0.28%) Internet of Things
11 1 (0.28%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 65 (18.16%) Linux
2 53 (14.80%) Windows
3 13 (3.63%) Apple iOS
4 9 (2.51%) Android
4 9 (2.51%) Unix
4 9 (2.51%) Windows Server
5 7 (1.96%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (1.12%) Windows 10
7 3 (0.84%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.56%) CentOS
9 1 (0.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.28%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.28%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 172 (48.04%) Agile Software Development
2 96 (26.82%) MVC
3 66 (18.44%) SDLC
4 61 (17.04%) Software Engineering
5 60 (16.76%) DevOps
6 48 (13.41%) Computer Science
6 48 (13.41%) Continuous Integration
7 36 (10.06%) Business Intelligence
8 33 (9.22%) Problem-Solving
9 29 (8.10%) Analytics
10 27 (7.54%) ERP
10 27 (7.54%) ETL
11 26 (7.26%) Mathematics
12 25 (6.98%) Unit Testing
12 25 (6.98%) Web Development
13 23 (6.42%) Data Modelling
13 23 (6.42%) OOP
14 21 (5.87%) SOA
15 18 (5.03%) Scrum
16 17 (4.75%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 170 (47.49%) C#
2 136 (37.99%) JavaScript
3 88 (24.58%) Python
4 68 (18.99%) Java
5 44 (12.29%) C++
6 41 (11.45%) T-SQL
7 36 (10.06%) C
8 22 (6.15%) VB.NET
9 21 (5.87%) PL/SQL
10 13 (3.63%) PHP
10 13 (3.63%) PowerShell
11 11 (3.07%) TypeScript
12 6 (1.68%) VBA
13 5 (1.40%) R
14 3 (0.84%) Bash Shell
14 3 (0.84%) Scala
14 3 (0.84%) X++
15 2 (0.56%) ES6
15 2 (0.56%) Java 8
15 2 (0.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 103 (28.77%) Degree
2 38 (10.61%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (1.68%) ISTQB
3 6 (1.68%) PhD
4 5 (1.40%) ISEB
4 5 (1.40%) Numerate Degree
5 2 (0.56%) DBS Check
5 2 (0.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (0.56%) Master's Degree
6 1 (0.28%) CCNA
6 1 (0.28%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.28%) MCITP
6 1 (0.28%) MCSE
6 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.28%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (3.35%) QA
2 4 (1.12%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.56%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.56%) PMO
4 1 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 1 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.28%) SLA
System Software
1 60 (16.76%) Docker
2 10 (2.79%) Active Directory
3 8 (2.23%) Hyper-V
4 4 (1.12%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (0.84%) Terminal Server
5 3 (0.84%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (0.84%) vSphere
6 2 (0.56%) NFS
7 1 (0.28%) vCloud
7 1 (0.28%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 30 (8.38%) Kubernetes
2 7 (1.96%) Terraform
3 3 (0.84%) Puppet
4 2 (0.56%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.28%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.28%) Consul
5 1 (0.28%) MIIS
5 1 (0.28%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.28%) SCCM
5 1 (0.28%) WSUS
Vendors
1 48 (13.41%) Microsoft
2 39 (10.89%) Oracle
3 9 (2.51%) Xamarin
4 6 (1.68%) Citrix
4 6 (1.68%) Talend
4 6 (1.68%) VMware
5 5 (1.40%) Cisco
6 4 (1.12%) Cognos
6 4 (1.12%) Google
6 4 (1.12%) Lotus
7 3 (0.84%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (0.84%) SAP
7 3 (0.84%) Tableau
8 2 (0.56%) Adobe
8 2 (0.56%) NetApp
8 2 (0.56%) Sage
8 2 (0.56%) ServiceNow
8 2 (0.56%) Veeam
9 1 (0.28%) EqualLogic
9 1 (0.28%) SolarWinds