Period
to 19 August 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 19 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
19 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 6 7 2
Rank change year-on-year +1 -5 +4
Permanent jobs citing SQL 533 632 707
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 18.84% 20.37% 23.50%
As % of the Programming Languages category 30.46% 30.38% 42.49%
Number of salaries quoted 510 587 639
Oxfordshire median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +12.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £28,225 £25,000 £23,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £63,000 £61,250
South East median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +2.50%

SQL is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Oxfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 1750 2080 1664
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 61.86% 67.03% 55.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1526 1703 1382
Oxfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +18.75% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £65,000 £58,750
South East median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% +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 19 August 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 19 August 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 -3 287 £42,500 -15.00% 21
Witney +13 25 £33,750 -15.63%
Abingdon +6 22 £35,000 -6.67% 3
Wallingford +14 15 £52,500 +25.00%
Kidlington -4 14 £65,000 +21.50% 2
Banbury -15 11 £47,500 +18.75% 2
Thame -6 9 £47,500 -5.00%
Henley-on-Thames -8 9 £30,000 -36.84% 2
Wantage +1 3 £55,000 -
Bicester - 2 £35,000 -
Faringdon +10 1 £35,000 -
SQL
South East

For the 6 months to 19 August 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.

1 205 (38.46%) JavaScript
2 192 (36.02%) .NET
3 186 (34.90%) Agile Software Development
4 178 (33.40%) C#
5 170 (31.89%) SQL Server
6 161 (30.21%) Java
7 158 (29.64%) HTML
8 135 (25.33%) Degree
9 132 (24.77%) CSS
10 113 (21.20%) Microsoft
11 105 (19.70%) MVC
12 94 (17.64%) Windows
13 91 (17.07%) Software Engineering
13 91 (17.07%) AngularJS
14 88 (16.51%) ASP.NET
15 87 (16.32%) Scrum
16 83 (15.57%) jQuery
17 78 (14.63%) Web Services
17 78 (14.63%) Python
18 74 (13.88%) Business Intelligence
18 74 (13.88%) Microsoft Azure
19 65 (12.20%) Finance
19 65 (12.20%) TDD
20 61 (11.44%) PHP
21 60 (11.26%) OO
21 60 (11.26%) Computer Science
22 58 (10.88%) RESTful
23 56 (10.51%) HTML5
24 55 (10.32%) T-SQL
25 54 (10.13%) 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 36 (6.75%) Elasticsearch
2 29 (5.44%) Apache Spark
3 28 (5.25%) Apache Solr
4 25 (4.69%) Drupal
5 21 (3.94%) WordPress
6 18 (3.38%) MS Exchange
7 17 (3.19%) IIS
8 16 (3.00%) Exchange Server 2013
9 15 (2.81%) Tomcat
10 10 (1.88%) ArcGIS
10 10 (1.88%) Exchange Server 2010
10 10 (1.88%) SharePoint
11 9 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2003
11 9 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2007
11 9 (1.69%) SAS
11 9 (1.69%) Skype for Business
12 6 (1.13%) Apache Pig
12 6 (1.13%) GeoServer
13 5 (0.94%) JBoss
14 4 (0.75%) CMS
Applications
1 20 (3.75%) Microsoft Excel
2 15 (2.81%) Microsoft Office
3 8 (1.50%) Chatbot
4 4 (0.75%) Microsoft Project
5 3 (0.56%) Siemens NX
6 1 (0.19%) Adobe Captivate
6 1 (0.19%) Adobe Premiere
6 1 (0.19%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 24 (4.50%) Dynamics AX
2 7 (1.31%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (1.13%) Dynamics NAV
4 3 (0.56%) Cerner Millennium
4 3 (0.56%) Teamcenter
5 1 (0.19%) Cognos TM1
5 1 (0.19%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 74 (13.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 54 (10.13%) Amazon AWS
3 31 (5.82%) SaaS
4 25 (4.69%) Office 365
5 17 (3.19%) Cloud Computing
6 15 (2.81%) Google Cloud Platform
7 13 (2.44%) IaaS
8 11 (2.06%) GitHub
9 8 (1.50%) Azure Data Factory
10 7 (1.31%) PaaS
11 1 (0.19%) AWS CloudFormation
11 1 (0.19%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
11 1 (0.19%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 15 (2.81%) SAN
2 11 (2.06%) DHCP
2 11 (2.06%) DNS
3 10 (1.88%) iSCSI
3 10 (1.88%) Skype
4 6 (1.13%) IP Telephony
4 6 (1.13%) NetScaler
5 4 (0.75%) Firewall
5 4 (0.75%) HTTP
6 3 (0.56%) LAN
6 3 (0.56%) NAS
6 3 (0.56%) SSL
6 3 (0.56%) WAN
7 2 (0.38%) Intranet
7 2 (0.38%) IPv4
7 2 (0.38%) IPv6
7 2 (0.38%) LDAP
7 2 (0.38%) Network Security
7 2 (0.38%) SMS
7 2 (0.38%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 170 (31.89%) SQL Server
2 54 (10.13%) Big Data
3 47 (8.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 43 (8.07%) MySQL
4 43 (8.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 35 (6.57%) NoSQL
6 34 (6.38%) MongoDB
7 29 (5.44%) Relational Database
8 27 (5.07%) Apache Cassandra
8 27 (5.07%) Apache Hive
8 27 (5.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 26 (4.88%) Data Warehouse
9 26 (4.88%) PostgreSQL
10 25 (4.69%) Power BI
11 22 (4.13%) Spark SQL
12 19 (3.56%) Oracle Database
12 19 (3.56%) QGIS
13 13 (2.44%) GIS
13 13 (2.44%) SQL Server 2014
14 12 (2.25%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 45 (8.44%) Git (software)
2 31 (5.82%) Visual Studio
3 28 (5.25%) Subversion
4 27 (5.07%) Selenium
5 26 (4.88%) Jenkins
6 20 (3.75%) Team Foundation Server
7 19 (3.56%) Maven
8 18 (3.38%) JUnit
9 16 (3.00%) JIRA
10 15 (2.81%) Cucumber
11 11 (2.06%) Talend Open Studio
12 9 (1.69%) NUnit
13 8 (1.50%) SoapUI
13 8 (1.50%) webpack
14 6 (1.13%) Eclipse
14 6 (1.13%) Mockito
15 5 (0.94%) Hudson
15 5 (0.94%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
16 4 (0.75%) Travis CI
17 3 (0.56%) Grunt
General
1 65 (12.20%) Finance
2 40 (7.50%) Marketing
3 29 (5.44%) Advertising
4 21 (3.94%) Manufacturing
5 19 (3.56%) Electronics
5 19 (3.56%) Telecoms
6 15 (2.81%) Publishing
7 8 (1.50%) Retail
8 4 (0.75%) Automotive
9 3 (0.56%) Military
10 2 (0.38%) Aerospace
10 2 (0.38%) Games
10 2 (0.38%) Local Government
10 2 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.19%) Banking
Job Titles
1 315 (59.10%) Developer
2 89 (16.70%) C# Developer
3 88 (16.51%) .NET Developer
4 73 (13.70%) Software Developer
4 73 (13.70%) SQL Developer
5 67 (12.57%) Analyst
6 65 (12.20%) Java Developer
7 59 (11.07%) C# .NET Developer
8 45 (8.44%) Software Engineer
9 44 (8.26%) .NET Software Developer
10 40 (7.50%) Senior Developer
11 32 (6.00%) JavaScript Developer
12 31 (5.82%) C# Software Developer
12 31 (5.82%) Junior
13 29 (5.44%) HTML Developer
14 27 (5.07%) ASP.NET Developer
14 27 (5.07%) Java Software Developer
15 23 (4.32%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 23 (4.32%) Web Developer
16 22 (4.13%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 192 (36.02%) .NET
2 158 (29.64%) HTML
3 132 (24.77%) CSS
4 91 (17.07%) AngularJS
5 88 (16.51%) ASP.NET
6 83 (15.57%) jQuery
7 78 (14.63%) Web Services
8 58 (10.88%) RESTful
9 56 (10.51%) HTML5
10 52 (9.76%) ASP.NET MVC
11 47 (8.82%) Spring
12 43 (8.07%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 39 (7.32%) ASP.NET Web API
14 34 (6.38%) XML
15 28 (5.25%) WPF
16 27 (5.07%) Lucene
16 27 (5.07%) REST
17 23 (4.32%) .NET Framework
17 23 (4.32%) SOAP
18 20 (3.75%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 60 (11.26%) Computer Science
2 46 (8.63%) Analytical Skills
3 35 (6.57%) Greenfield Project
4 34 (6.38%) Mobile App
5 22 (4.13%) Semantic Web
6 21 (3.94%) Algorithms
7 17 (3.19%) User Experience
8 16 (3.00%) Replication
9 15 (2.81%) Clustering
10 9 (1.69%) Client/Server
10 9 (1.69%) Fat Client
10 9 (1.69%) Life Science
10 9 (1.69%) Thin Client
11 8 (1.50%) Fintech
12 6 (1.13%) Reinsurance
13 4 (0.75%) Management Information System
14 3 (0.56%) Data Centre
14 3 (0.56%) Driving Licence
14 3 (0.56%) NHS
15 2 (0.38%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 94 (17.64%) Windows
2 43 (8.07%) Apple iOS
3 38 (7.13%) Android
4 34 (6.38%) Linux
5 27 (5.07%) Windows Server
6 23 (4.32%) Windows Server 2008
7 12 (2.25%) Windows 7
8 10 (1.88%) Windows 10
8 10 (1.88%) Windows 8
9 6 (1.13%) Unix
10 2 (0.38%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.19%) CentOS
11 1 (0.19%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.19%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 186 (34.90%) Agile Software Development
2 105 (19.70%) MVC
3 91 (17.07%) Software Engineering
4 87 (16.32%) Scrum
5 74 (13.88%) Business Intelligence
6 65 (12.20%) TDD
7 60 (11.26%) OO
8 52 (9.76%) Kanban
9 49 (9.19%) Test Automation
10 44 (8.26%) SDLC
10 44 (8.26%) Web Development
11 39 (7.32%) Unit Testing
12 37 (6.94%) Continuous Integration
12 37 (6.94%) Front End Development
13 31 (5.82%) Analytics
14 28 (5.25%) Visualisation
15 26 (4.88%) Machine Learning
16 24 (4.50%) Mentoring
16 24 (4.50%) Stakeholder Management
17 23 (4.32%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 205 (38.46%) JavaScript
2 178 (33.40%) C#
3 161 (30.21%) Java
4 78 (14.63%) Python
5 61 (11.44%) PHP
6 55 (10.32%) T-SQL
7 39 (7.32%) C++
8 28 (5.25%) R
9 26 (4.88%) PowerShell
10 24 (4.50%) VB.NET
11 20 (3.75%) MATLAB
12 18 (3.38%) Scala
12 18 (3.38%) X++
13 16 (3.00%) VBA
14 13 (2.44%) Ruby
15 12 (2.25%) C
15 12 (2.25%) PL/SQL
16 11 (2.06%) VB
17 10 (1.88%) TypeScript
18 9 (1.69%) Perl
Qualifications
1 135 (25.33%) Degree
2 32 (6.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 9 (1.69%) SC Cleared
3 9 (1.69%) Security Cleared
4 7 (1.31%) ISTQB
5 6 (1.13%) Numerate Degree
5 6 (1.13%) PhD
6 4 (0.75%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (0.75%) Postgraduate
7 3 (0.56%) MCP
7 3 (0.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (0.38%) CCNA
8 2 (0.38%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.19%) AWS Certification
9 1 (0.19%) DBS Check
9 1 (0.19%) ISEB
9 1 (0.19%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (4.88%) QA
2 5 (0.94%) SLA
3 4 (0.75%) PMO
4 2 (0.38%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.19%) HL7
5 1 (0.19%) IEC 61131
5 1 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.19%) JTAG
5 1 (0.19%) MISRA
System Software
1 28 (5.25%) Active Directory
2 20 (3.75%) Hyper-V
3 16 (3.00%) Docker
4 14 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
5 12 (2.25%) XenApp
6 10 (1.88%) vSphere
7 9 (1.69%) XenDesktop
8 7 (1.31%) Microsoft App-V
9 3 (0.56%) KVM
9 3 (0.56%) Virtual Servers
10 2 (0.38%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (0.19%) Virtual Desktop
11 1 (0.19%) Virtual Machines
11 1 (0.19%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 15 (2.81%) SCCM
2 13 (2.44%) Packer
2 13 (2.44%) Terraform
3 11 (2.06%) Backup Exec
4 10 (1.88%) Norton AntiVirus
4 10 (1.88%) WSUS
5 9 (1.69%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 9 (1.69%) SmoothWall
6 7 (1.31%) SCOM
7 6 (1.13%) SCDPM
7 6 (1.13%) SCVMM
8 3 (0.56%) Puppet
9 2 (0.38%) Opscode Chef
10 1 (0.19%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 1 (0.19%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 113 (21.20%) Microsoft
2 50 (9.38%) Oracle
3 27 (5.07%) Citrix
4 25 (4.69%) VMware
5 23 (4.32%) Google
6 19 (3.56%) SAP
7 17 (3.19%) Tableau
8 13 (2.44%) Sophos
9 11 (2.06%) Symantec
9 11 (2.06%) Talend
10 10 (1.88%) Apple
10 10 (1.88%) Dell
10 10 (1.88%) HP
11 9 (1.69%) Cognos
11 9 (1.69%) ESRI
11 9 (1.69%) Facebook
11 9 (1.69%) Salesforce.com
11 9 (1.69%) Veeam
12 8 (1.50%) Mapinfo
12 8 (1.50%) Xamarin