Period
to 17 February 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 17 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
17 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 6 3 4
Rank change year-on-year -3 +1 +4
Permanent jobs citing SQL 656 571 825
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 21.17% 21.51% 23.86%
As % of the Programming Languages category 29.89% 36.77% 39.06%
Number of salaries quoted 596 568 731
Oxfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £25,500 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £60,000 £61,250
South East median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 2,195 1,553 2,112
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 70.83% 58.52% 61.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1,861 1,348 1,762
Oxfordshire median annual salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.33% - +12.50%
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,425 £28,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £65,750 £65,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +6.02%

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 17 February 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 17 February 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 -4 328 £46,500 +16.25% 46
Abingdon +3 62 £41,250 +28.91% 6
Wallingford +5 51 £45,000 +55.17% 4
Kidlington -1 33 £45,000 -15.89% 3
Banbury +17 29 £30,000 -11.76% 3
Witney +5 15 £35,000 +7.69% 4
Henley-on-Thames -2 15 £42,500 +25.00% 2
Thame -10 10 £39,000 +41.82% 1
Eynsham - 1 £22,500 -
SQL
South East

For the 6 months to 17 February 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.

1 316 (48.17%) Agile Software Development
2 244 (37.20%) SQL Server
3 238 (36.28%) C#
4 202 (30.79%) .NET
5 199 (30.34%) JavaScript
6 174 (26.52%) HTML
7 171 (26.07%) CSS
8 159 (24.24%) Microsoft
9 141 (21.49%) MVC
10 130 (19.82%) Scrum
11 124 (18.90%) Java
12 122 (18.60%) Python
13 115 (17.53%) Web Services
14 114 (17.38%) jQuery
15 105 (16.01%) Software Engineering
16 101 (15.40%) Test Automation
17 97 (14.79%) Degree
18 95 (14.48%) AngularJS
19 86 (13.11%) Windows
20 84 (12.80%) C++
21 79 (12.04%) MySQL
22 76 (11.59%) Oracle
23 75 (11.43%) Linux
24 73 (11.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
25 71 (10.82%) T-SQL
26 69 (10.52%) ASP.NET
26 69 (10.52%) Business Intelligence
27 65 (9.91%) Finance
28 64 (9.76%) REST
29 63 (9.60%) OO

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 37 (5.64%) Confluence
2 16 (2.44%) IIS
3 15 (2.29%) Tomcat
4 14 (2.13%) MS Exchange
5 12 (1.83%) Apache Solr
6 10 (1.52%) SharePoint
7 9 (1.37%) Apache
8 8 (1.22%) Elasticsearch
9 6 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2013
10 5 (0.76%) CMS
11 4 (0.61%) EPiServer
11 4 (0.61%) Umbraco
12 2 (0.30%) Drupal
12 2 (0.30%) SharePoint 2013
12 2 (0.30%) WordPress
13 1 (0.15%) Jetty
13 1 (0.15%) MS Project Server
13 1 (0.15%) nginx
13 1 (0.15%) OpenStack
13 1 (0.15%) SAS
Applications
1 27 (4.12%) Microsoft Office
2 25 (3.81%) Microsoft Excel
3 22 (3.35%) Chatbot
4 8 (1.22%) Photoshop
5 4 (0.61%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 2 (0.30%) Microsoft Project
7 1 (0.15%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (1.52%) Dynamics AX
1 10 (1.52%) Dynamics NAV
2 6 (0.91%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.91%) NetSuite
3 4 (0.61%) Oracle AGIS
3 4 (0.61%) Oracle Assets
3 4 (0.61%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (0.61%) Oracle EBS R12
3 4 (0.61%) Oracle Financials
3 4 (0.61%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
4 2 (0.30%) Pegasus Opera
Cloud Services
1 63 (9.60%) Amazon AWS
2 62 (9.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 20 (3.05%) Office 365
4 11 (1.68%) GitHub
5 10 (1.52%) Google Cloud Platform
6 9 (1.37%) IaaS
6 9 (1.37%) PaaS
6 9 (1.37%) Slack
7 8 (1.22%) SaaS
8 6 (0.91%) Azure Active Directory
9 4 (0.61%) AdWords
9 4 (0.61%) Google Analytics
10 3 (0.46%) Azure Data Factory
10 3 (0.46%) Cloud Computing
10 3 (0.46%) Dynamics 365
11 2 (0.30%) Salesforce Service Cloud
12 1 (0.15%) Force.com
12 1 (0.15%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 14 (2.13%) Firewall
2 13 (1.98%) Broadband
3 12 (1.83%) Internet
4 8 (1.22%) Network Security
4 8 (1.22%) VoIP
5 6 (0.91%) HTTP
6 5 (0.76%) DMZ
7 2 (0.30%) DNS
7 2 (0.30%) HTTPS
7 2 (0.30%) Skype
7 2 (0.30%) TCP/IP
7 2 (0.30%) VLAN
7 2 (0.30%) VPN
8 1 (0.15%) BGP
8 1 (0.15%) Ethernet
8 1 (0.15%) Modbus
8 1 (0.15%) WAN
8 1 (0.15%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 244 (37.20%) SQL Server
2 79 (12.04%) MySQL
3 73 (11.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 40 (6.10%) PostgreSQL
5 38 (5.79%) Big Data
6 32 (4.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 30 (4.57%) Relational Database
8 28 (4.27%) NoSQL
9 27 (4.12%) Data Warehouse
9 27 (4.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 23 (3.51%) SQL Server 2012
11 22 (3.35%) MongoDB
12 21 (3.20%) BusinessObjects
13 20 (3.05%) Power BI
14 18 (2.74%) MS Access
14 18 (2.74%) Oracle Database
15 17 (2.59%) RDBMS
16 14 (2.13%) Hadoop
16 14 (2.13%) QlikView
17 12 (1.83%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 50 (7.62%) Git (software)
2 49 (7.47%) JIRA
3 44 (6.71%) Visual Studio
4 43 (6.55%) Jenkins
5 36 (5.49%) Selenium
6 31 (4.73%) JUnit
7 21 (3.20%) Maven
8 18 (2.74%) Subversion
9 17 (2.59%) Cucumber
10 16 (2.44%) Team Foundation Server
11 13 (1.98%) Eclipse
12 11 (1.68%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 11 (1.68%) Bitbucket
12 11 (1.68%) GitLab
13 10 (1.52%) SoapUI
13 10 (1.52%) TestComplete
14 9 (1.37%) Babel
14 9 (1.37%) gulp
15 5 (0.76%) Ant
16 4 (0.61%) Hudson
General
1 65 (9.91%) Finance
2 47 (7.16%) Advertising
3 44 (6.71%) Retail
4 27 (4.12%) Marketing
5 22 (3.35%) Games
6 6 (0.91%) Legal
7 5 (0.76%) Local Government
8 4 (0.61%) Back Office
9 3 (0.46%) Law
10 2 (0.30%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.30%) Publishing
10 2 (0.30%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 336 (51.22%) Developer
2 93 (14.18%) C# Developer
3 89 (13.57%) .NET Developer
4 62 (9.45%) Analyst
5 59 (8.99%) Software Developer
5 59 (8.99%) SQL Developer
6 57 (8.69%) Senior Developer
7 52 (7.93%) Java Developer
8 51 (7.77%) JavaScript Developer
9 49 (7.47%) Software Engineer
10 47 (7.16%) C# .NET Developer
11 45 (6.86%) C# Software Developer
11 45 (6.86%) Consultant
12 37 (5.64%) HTML Developer
13 35 (5.34%) HTML CSS Developer
14 31 (4.73%) Applications Support
15 28 (4.27%) Senior Software Engineer
16 26 (3.96%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
16 26 (3.96%) Junior
16 26 (3.96%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 202 (30.79%) .NET
2 174 (26.52%) HTML
3 171 (26.07%) CSS
4 115 (17.53%) Web Services
5 114 (17.38%) jQuery
6 95 (14.48%) AngularJS
7 69 (10.52%) ASP.NET
8 64 (9.76%) REST
9 58 (8.84%) SOAP
10 57 (8.69%) Spring
11 51 (7.77%) XML
12 47 (7.16%) Hibernate
13 46 (7.01%) React
14 41 (6.25%) Node.js
15 39 (5.95%) HTML5
16 35 (5.34%) CSS3
17 34 (5.18%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 33 (5.03%) WCF
19 32 (4.88%) .NET Framework
20 30 (4.57%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 54 (8.23%) Analytical Skills
2 53 (8.08%) Computer Science
3 41 (6.25%) Algorithms
4 24 (3.66%) Greenfield Project
5 17 (2.59%) Mobile App
6 15 (2.29%) Client/Server
6 15 (2.29%) CUDA
7 13 (1.98%) Driving Licence
8 10 (1.52%) Public Cloud
8 10 (1.52%) Reinsurance
9 9 (1.37%) User Experience
10 7 (1.07%) NHS
10 7 (1.07%) Replication
11 6 (0.91%) Hybrid Cloud
11 6 (0.91%) N-Tier
12 5 (0.76%) Animation
12 5 (0.76%) Fintech
13 4 (0.61%) Clustering
14 3 (0.46%) Management Information System
14 3 (0.46%) Social Gaming
Operating Systems
1 86 (13.11%) Windows
2 75 (11.43%) Linux
3 14 (2.13%) Windows Server
4 7 (1.07%) Windows 10
4 7 (1.07%) Windows 8
4 7 (1.07%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (0.91%) Android
5 6 (0.91%) Apple iOS
6 5 (0.76%) Windows 7
7 4 (0.61%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (0.46%) Ubuntu
9 2 (0.30%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.15%) Debian
10 1 (0.15%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 316 (48.17%) Agile Software Development
2 141 (21.49%) MVC
3 130 (19.82%) Scrum
4 105 (16.01%) Software Engineering
5 101 (15.40%) Test Automation
6 69 (10.52%) Business Intelligence
7 63 (9.60%) OO
8 57 (8.69%) Mentoring
8 57 (8.69%) TDD
9 50 (7.62%) Continuous Integration
10 48 (7.32%) Mathematics
11 45 (6.86%) Kanban
12 39 (5.95%) DevOps
12 39 (5.95%) Unit Testing
13 38 (5.79%) User Stories
13 38 (5.79%) Web Development
14 36 (5.49%) CRM
14 36 (5.49%) Migration
15 33 (5.03%) ETL
15 33 (5.03%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 238 (36.28%) C#
2 199 (30.34%) JavaScript
3 124 (18.90%) Java
4 122 (18.60%) Python
5 84 (12.80%) C++
6 71 (10.82%) T-SQL
7 36 (5.49%) PHP
8 35 (5.34%) MATLAB
9 29 (4.42%) PowerShell
10 28 (4.27%) R
11 23 (3.51%) VB.NET
12 22 (3.35%) Julia
13 20 (3.05%) VBA
14 16 (2.44%) VB
15 15 (2.29%) TypeScript
16 11 (1.68%) Ruby
17 10 (1.52%) PL/SQL
18 9 (1.37%) ES6
19 8 (1.22%) VB6
20 7 (1.07%) C
Qualifications
1 97 (14.79%) Degree
2 29 (4.42%) ISTQB
3 26 (3.96%) PhD
4 10 (1.52%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (1.37%) MBA
6 4 (0.61%) Computer Science Degree
6 4 (0.61%) MCP
6 4 (0.61%) MCPD
7 3 (0.46%) Security Cleared
8 2 (0.30%) AWS Certification
8 2 (0.30%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (0.30%) MCDBA
8 2 (0.30%) MCITP
8 2 (0.30%) MCSE
9 1 (0.15%) ACCA
9 1 (0.15%) CIMA
9 1 (0.15%) ISEB
9 1 (0.15%) Master's Degree
9 1 (0.15%) MCTS
9 1 (0.15%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (3.35%) QA
2 13 (1.98%) Data Quality
3 7 (1.07%) SLA
4 5 (0.76%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.30%) PMO
6 1 (0.15%) DICOM
6 1 (0.15%) IEC 61131
6 1 (0.15%) JTAG
6 1 (0.15%) MISRA
System Software
1 29 (4.42%) Active Directory
2 28 (4.27%) Docker
3 14 (2.13%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (1.98%) Hyper-V
5 7 (1.07%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (0.46%) HDFS
6 3 (0.46%) Virtual Desktop
7 2 (0.30%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.15%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 32 (4.88%) Puppet
2 23 (3.51%) Opscode Chef
3 15 (2.29%) Ansible
4 12 (1.83%) Packer
4 12 (1.83%) Terraform
5 8 (1.22%) Kibana
5 8 (1.22%) logstash
6 2 (0.30%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 2 (0.30%) SCCM
6 2 (0.30%) SCOM
6 2 (0.30%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (0.15%) Salt
Vendors
1 159 (24.24%) Microsoft
2 76 (11.59%) Oracle
3 31 (4.73%) Google
4 24 (3.66%) Tableau
5 18 (2.74%) Citrix
5 18 (2.74%) VMware
6 16 (2.44%) Salesforce.com
7 11 (1.68%) Perforce
8 10 (1.52%) Talend
8 10 (1.52%) Xamarin
9 9 (1.37%) Capita
9 9 (1.37%) Cisco
9 9 (1.37%) Cognos
9 9 (1.37%) SAP
9 9 (1.37%) Sophos
10 8 (1.22%) Sage
11 3 (0.46%) Logi
12 2 (0.30%) Hyperion
12 2 (0.30%) Informatica
12 2 (0.30%) Twitter