Period
to 24 February 2020

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 24 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
24 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 9 10 6
Rank change year-on-year +1 -4 -3
Permanent jobs citing SQL 319 369 652
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 18.20% 16.39% 21.07%
As % of the Programming Languages category 27.29% 27.15% 29.92%
Number of salaries quoted 287 304 594
Oxfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £30,400 £27,500 £25,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £67,500 £68,750
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 1,169 1,359 2,179
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 66.69% 60.37% 70.40%
Number of salaries quoted 1,036 1,184 1,855
Oxfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +7.53% +3.33%
10th Percentile £32,500 £29,225 £30,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £72,500 £72,000
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

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 24 February 2020.

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 24 February 2020. 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 0 147 £43,000 -2.27% 39
Abingdon +6 54 £45,000 - 8
Thame +5 12 £36,250 -27.50% 6
Wallingford +10 11 £45,000 +5.26% 3
Kidlington - 7 £40,000 - 2
Banbury -9 6 £43,750 +6.71% 1
Henley-on-Thames -1 3 £37,500 +22.95% 2
Wantage - 2 £45,000 -
Witney -12 1 £62,500 +31.58% 2
SQL
South East

For the 6 months to 24 February 2020, 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.

1 154 (48.28%) JavaScript
2 148 (46.39%) C#
3 140 (43.89%) .NET
4 129 (40.44%) Agile Software Development
5 95 (29.78%) HTML
6 84 (26.33%) SQL Server
6 84 (26.33%) CSS
7 81 (25.39%) Degree
8 72 (22.57%) MVC
9 70 (21.94%) ASP.NET
9 70 (21.94%) AngularJS
10 67 (21.00%) Python
11 57 (17.87%) Java
12 52 (16.30%) Software Engineering
13 51 (15.99%) Windows
14 47 (14.73%) jQuery
15 44 (13.79%) Oracle
16 43 (13.48%) Unit Testing
17 41 (12.85%) Linux
17 41 (12.85%) Git (software)
18 40 (12.54%) React
19 39 (12.23%) SDLC
20 38 (11.91%) Mathematics
20 38 (11.91%) ASP.NET MVC
21 37 (11.60%) Computer Science
21 37 (11.60%) Web Development
22 35 (10.97%) Azure
23 34 (10.66%) Finance
23 34 (10.66%) Problem-Solving
24 33 (10.34%) Microsoft Excel

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 14 (4.39%) SharePoint
2 11 (3.45%) Apache
3 7 (2.19%) ArcGIS
3 7 (2.19%) Elasticsearch
4 6 (1.88%) Confluence
4 6 (1.88%) MS Exchange
5 5 (1.57%) Apache Spark
6 4 (1.25%) NServiceBus
7 3 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (0.94%) Tomcat
8 2 (0.63%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.31%) Apache Pig
9 1 (0.31%) CMS
9 1 (0.31%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 33 (10.34%) Microsoft Excel
2 25 (7.84%) Microsoft Office
2 25 (7.84%) MS Visio
3 6 (1.88%) Camtasia
4 1 (0.31%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 14 (4.39%) Oracle Financials
2 13 (4.08%) Oracle Assets
2 13 (4.08%) Oracle Cash Management
2 13 (4.08%) Oracle Payables
2 13 (4.08%) Oracle Receivables
3 12 (3.76%) Oracle EBS
3 12 (3.76%) Oracle EBS R12
3 12 (3.76%) Oracle ERP
3 12 (3.76%) Oracle General Ledger
3 12 (3.76%) Oracle iProcurement
4 3 (0.94%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 1 (0.31%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.31%) Oracle E-Business Tax
Cloud Services
1 35 (10.97%) Azure
2 22 (6.90%) AWS
3 20 (6.27%) Power Platform
4 8 (2.51%) GCP
4 8 (2.51%) Office 365
5 6 (1.88%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 5 (1.57%) SaaS
6 5 (1.57%) Slack
7 4 (1.25%) AdWords
7 4 (1.25%) Google Analytics
8 3 (0.94%) Dynamics 365
8 3 (0.94%) GitHub
8 3 (0.94%) ShareGate
9 1 (0.31%) Boomi
9 1 (0.31%) IaaS
9 1 (0.31%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (5.64%) Internet
2 9 (2.82%) DNS
3 6 (1.88%) Firewall
3 6 (1.88%) SAN
4 5 (1.57%) BGP
4 5 (1.57%) LAN
4 5 (1.57%) OSPF
4 5 (1.57%) SSH
4 5 (1.57%) WAN
5 4 (1.25%) DHCP
5 4 (1.25%) VLAN
5 4 (1.25%) Wireless
6 3 (0.94%) Intranet
7 1 (0.31%) DMZ
7 1 (0.31%) FTP
7 1 (0.31%) HTTP
7 1 (0.31%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (0.31%) VPN
7 1 (0.31%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (26.33%) SQL Server
2 30 (9.40%) PostgreSQL
3 23 (7.21%) Big Data
3 23 (7.21%) MySQL
4 21 (6.58%) Relational Database
5 20 (6.27%) Power BI
6 18 (5.64%) NoSQL
7 15 (4.70%) Oracle Database
8 13 (4.08%) Oracle Reports
9 12 (3.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 8 (2.51%) Apache Cassandra
10 8 (2.51%) RDBMS
11 7 (2.19%) Data Warehouse
11 7 (2.19%) GIS
11 7 (2.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 6 (1.88%) MariaDB
13 5 (1.57%) Data Lake
13 5 (1.57%) Hadoop
13 5 (1.57%) QlikView
14 4 (1.25%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 41 (12.85%) Git (software)
2 23 (7.21%) JIRA
3 15 (4.70%) Jenkins
4 12 (3.76%) Subversion
5 8 (2.51%) Selenium
5 8 (2.51%) SpecFlow
6 6 (1.88%) TeamCity
7 5 (1.57%) Gradle
7 5 (1.57%) JUnit
7 5 (1.57%) Maven
8 4 (1.25%) Mercurial
9 2 (0.63%) Bitbucket
9 2 (0.63%) Eclipse
9 2 (0.63%) Travis CI
9 2 (0.63%) Visual Studio
10 1 (0.31%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (0.31%) Cucumber
10 1 (0.31%) Katalon Studio
10 1 (0.31%) Oracle Forms
10 1 (0.31%) Postman
General
1 34 (10.66%) Finance
2 13 (4.08%) General Ledger
3 10 (3.13%) Games
4 5 (1.57%) Legal
4 5 (1.57%) Publishing
5 4 (1.25%) Marketing
6 2 (0.63%) Advertising
6 2 (0.63%) Financial Institution
6 2 (0.63%) Law
7 1 (0.31%) Back Office
7 1 (0.31%) Billing
7 1 (0.31%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.31%) Public Sector
7 1 (0.31%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 145 (45.45%) Developer
2 60 (18.81%) Analyst
3 52 (16.30%) Software Developer
4 43 (13.48%) Software Engineer
5 42 (13.17%) C# Developer
6 41 (12.85%) .NET Developer
7 28 (8.78%) Senior Developer
8 25 (7.84%) C# .NET Developer
8 25 (7.84%) Junior
9 23 (7.21%) C# Software Developer
10 20 (6.27%) Graduate
11 18 (5.64%) Graduate Software Engineer
11 18 (5.64%) Junior Software Engineer
12 17 (5.33%) Business Analyst
13 16 (5.02%) .NET Software Developer
14 14 (4.39%) Oracle Analyst
14 14 (4.39%) Senior Software Engineer
15 13 (4.08%) Java Developer
15 13 (4.08%) Research Engineer
15 13 (4.08%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 140 (43.89%) .NET
2 95 (29.78%) HTML
3 84 (26.33%) CSS
4 70 (21.94%) AngularJS
4 70 (21.94%) ASP.NET
5 47 (14.73%) jQuery
6 40 (12.54%) React
7 38 (11.91%) ASP.NET MVC
8 33 (10.34%) Node.js
9 30 (9.40%) Web Services
10 27 (8.46%) XML
11 20 (6.27%) REST
12 19 (5.96%) RESTful
13 18 (5.64%) .NET Framework
14 16 (5.02%) WCF
15 14 (4.39%) ASP.NET Web API
15 14 (4.39%) KnockoutJS
16 13 (4.08%) Spring
17 11 (3.45%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 11 (3.45%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 13 (4.08%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (3.45%) Algorithms
2 11 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
3 10 (3.13%) Management Information System
4 8 (2.51%) Self-Motivation
4 8 (2.51%) User Experience
5 7 (2.19%) Client/Server
6 6 (1.88%) Greenfield Project
6 6 (1.88%) Mobile App
6 6 (1.88%) Public Cloud
7 5 (1.57%) Linux Command Line
8 4 (1.25%) Data Structures
8 4 (1.25%) Replication
9 3 (0.94%) Reinsurance
10 1 (0.31%) Analytical Mindset
10 1 (0.31%) Cloud Native
10 1 (0.31%) Derivative
10 1 (0.31%) Driving Licence
10 1 (0.31%) Equities
10 1 (0.31%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 51 (15.99%) Windows
2 41 (12.85%) Linux
3 12 (3.76%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (2.51%) Windows 8
5 6 (1.88%) Windows 10
5 6 (1.88%) Windows Server
5 6 (1.88%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (1.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (1.25%) Windows 7
7 4 (1.25%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (0.94%) Android
8 3 (0.94%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.31%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.31%) CentOS
9 1 (0.31%) Debian
9 1 (0.31%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 129 (40.44%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (22.57%) MVC
3 52 (16.30%) Software Engineering
4 43 (13.48%) Unit Testing
5 39 (12.23%) SDLC
6 38 (11.91%) Mathematics
7 37 (11.60%) Computer Science
7 37 (11.60%) Web Development
8 34 (10.66%) Problem-Solving
9 33 (10.34%) DevOps
10 31 (9.72%) Scrum
11 28 (8.78%) Analytics
12 23 (7.21%) Data Management
13 21 (6.58%) Business Intelligence
13 21 (6.58%) OOD
13 21 (6.58%) OOP
14 19 (5.96%) ERP
15 18 (5.64%) Test Automation
16 17 (5.33%) Data Modelling
16 17 (5.33%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 154 (48.28%) JavaScript
2 148 (46.39%) C#
3 67 (21.00%) Python
4 57 (17.87%) Java
5 32 (10.03%) TypeScript
6 24 (7.52%) T-SQL
7 19 (5.96%) C
8 18 (5.64%) VB.NET
9 16 (5.02%) C++
9 16 (5.02%) PL/SQL
10 13 (4.08%) PHP
11 11 (3.45%) R
12 7 (2.19%) ES6
12 7 (2.19%) Scala
13 6 (1.88%) Shell Script
14 4 (1.25%) IronPython
14 4 (1.25%) Java 8
14 4 (1.25%) XAML
15 3 (0.94%) Kotlin
16 2 (0.63%) Go
Qualifications
1 81 (25.39%) Degree
2 25 (7.84%) Computer Science Degree
3 18 (5.64%) ISEB
4 6 (1.88%) ISTQB
4 6 (1.88%) OCP
4 6 (1.88%) Oracle Certification
5 5 (1.57%) CCNP
5 5 (1.57%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (0.63%) PhD
7 1 (0.31%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.31%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (8.46%) QA
2 5 (1.57%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.31%) Actionable Recommendations
3 1 (0.31%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (0.31%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
3 1 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.31%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 33 (10.34%) Docker
2 8 (2.51%) Active Directory
3 6 (1.88%) Hyper-V
4 5 (1.57%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (1.25%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (1.25%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (0.31%) Apache Flume
6 1 (0.31%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (0.31%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 11 (3.45%) Kubernetes
2 6 (1.88%) Puppet
3 5 (1.57%) Ansible
3 5 (1.57%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (1.57%) Terraform
4 1 (0.31%) Nessus
4 1 (0.31%) Oozie
4 1 (0.31%) WSUS
Vendors
1 44 (13.79%) Oracle
2 25 (7.84%) Microsoft
3 19 (5.96%) Tableau
4 10 (3.13%) VMware
5 7 (2.19%) Cisco
5 7 (2.19%) Xamarin
6 6 (1.88%) Adobe
6 6 (1.88%) HP
6 6 (1.88%) Red Hat
7 5 (1.57%) F5
7 5 (1.57%) Juniper
8 4 (1.25%) Ensighten
8 4 (1.25%) Google
8 4 (1.25%) Tealium
8 4 (1.25%) TIBCO
8 4 (1.25%) Veeam
9 3 (0.94%) Citrix
9 3 (0.94%) Hyperion
10 2 (0.63%) Alteryx
11 1 (0.31%) MuleSoft