The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 23 23 27
Rank change year-on-year
0 +4
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 26 29 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 8.97% 9.76% 5.45%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 24.07% 28.16% 17.46%
Number of salaries quoted 26 28 11
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,250 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £40,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
SQL Server 2008
Gloucestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheltenham region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Cheltenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
108 103 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 37.24% 34.68% 31.19%
Number of salaries quoted 102 87 60
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,400 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Cheltenham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Cheltenham region.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in Cheltenham

SQL Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Cheltenham region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Cheltenham region citing SQL Server 2008 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SQL Server 2008.

1 46 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 38 (82.61%) .NET
3 37 (80.43%) SQL
4 36 (78.26%) Finance
5 32 (69.57%) XML
6 29 (63.04%) C#
6 29 (63.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 28 (60.87%) HTML
7 28 (60.87%) Web Services
7 28 (60.87%) Microsoft
8 27 (58.70%) ASP.NET
9 26 (56.52%) JavaScript
9 26 (56.52%) MVC
9 26 (56.52%) Team Foundation Server
10 24 (52.17%) Mentoring
11 21 (45.65%) WSDL
11 21 (45.65%) T-SQL
12 20 (43.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 17 (36.96%) Coaching
14 16 (34.78%) SDLC
14 16 (34.78%) MS Excel
15 15 (32.61%) CSS
15 15 (32.61%) IIS
15 15 (32.61%) SQL Server 2000
15 15 (32.61%) SQL Server 2005
15 15 (32.61%) SQL Server 2012
15 15 (32.61%) jQuery
16 13 (28.26%) .NET Framework
16 13 (28.26%) Relational Database
16 13 (28.26%) XSL

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Cheltenham region citing SQL Server 2008 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SQL Server 2008. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 15 (32.61%) IIS
2 3 (6.52%) MS Exchange
2 3 (6.52%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (6.52%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (6.52%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.17%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 16 (34.78%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.52%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 11 (23.91%) Changepoint
2 1 (2.17%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (2.17%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.52%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (23.91%) SMTP
2 8 (17.39%) FTP
2 8 (17.39%) HTTP
2 8 (17.39%) SMPP
3 3 (6.52%) Firewall
3 3 (6.52%) Wireless
3 3 (6.52%) Network Security
3 3 (6.52%) TCP/IP
3 3 (6.52%) VPN
3 3 (6.52%) DNS
3 3 (6.52%) IPv4
3 3 (6.52%) DHCP
3 3 (6.52%) Ethernet
3 3 (6.52%) LAN
3 3 (6.52%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 29 (63.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 20 (43.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 15 (32.61%) SQL Server 2012
4 15 (32.61%) SQL Server 2005
4 15 (32.61%) SQL Server 2000
5 13 (28.26%) Relational Database
6 10 (21.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 6 (13.04%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 26 (56.52%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (19.57%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 9 (19.57%) Visual Studio
3 3 (6.52%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 36 (78.26%) Finance
2 8 (17.39%) Telecoms
3 3 (6.52%) Back Office
3 3 (6.52%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 30 (65.22%) Developer
2 16 (34.78%) Software Developer
3 13 (28.26%) Senior Developer
4 11 (23.91%) .NET Developer
5 9 (19.57%) C# Developer
5 9 (19.57%) SQL DBA
5 9 (19.57%) DBA
5 9 (19.57%) Senior C# Developer
5 9 (19.57%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 9 (19.57%) C# .NET Developer
6 7 (15.22%) Senior .NET Developer
7 6 (13.04%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
7 6 (13.04%) ASP.NET Developer
8 5 (10.87%) Administrator
8 5 (10.87%) Graduate
8 5 (10.87%) Graduate Developer
8 5 (10.87%) Graduate Software Developer
9 4 (8.70%) Senior Software Developer
10 3 (6.52%) Applications Support Specialist
10 3 (6.52%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (82.61%) .NET
2 32 (69.57%) XML
3 28 (60.87%) HTML
3 28 (60.87%) Web Services
4 27 (58.70%) ASP.NET
5 21 (45.65%) WSDL
6 15 (32.61%) CSS
6 15 (32.61%) jQuery
7 13 (28.26%) .NET Framework
7 13 (28.26%) XSL
8 12 (26.09%) XML Schema
8 12 (26.09%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 11 (23.91%) LINQ
9 11 (23.91%) XSLT
9 11 (23.91%) XHTML
9 11 (23.91%) COM+
10 10 (21.74%) SOAP
11 8 (17.39%) ASP.NET MVC
12 7 (15.22%) AngularJS
12 7 (15.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.04%) Mobile App
2 3 (6.52%) Client/Server
2 3 (6.52%) Clustering
3 2 (4.35%) Mathematics
3 2 (4.35%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.04%) Windows Server 2003
1 6 (13.04%) Windows Server 2008
1 6 (13.04%) Windows
2 3 (6.52%) Windows XP
2 3 (6.52%) Windows 2000 Server
2 3 (6.52%) Windows 8
2 3 (6.52%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (56.52%) MVC
2 24 (52.17%) Mentoring
3 17 (36.96%) Coaching
4 16 (34.78%) SDLC
5 11 (23.91%) Performance Testing
5 11 (23.91%) Load Testing
6 9 (19.57%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (19.57%) Performance Tuning
7 8 (17.39%) Technical Analysis
8 7 (15.22%) SOA
9 6 (13.04%) OO
9 6 (13.04%) Data Protection
9 6 (13.04%) Wealth Management
9 6 (13.04%) Release Management
9 6 (13.04%) Mobile Application Development
10 4 (8.70%) Line Management
11 3 (6.52%) Technical Architecture
11 3 (6.52%) Configuration Management
11 3 (6.52%) Continuous Improvement
11 3 (6.52%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 37 (80.43%) SQL
2 29 (63.04%) C#
3 26 (56.52%) JavaScript
4 21 (45.65%) T-SQL
5 12 (26.09%) VB
5 12 (26.09%) VB6
6 11 (23.91%) PHP
6 11 (23.91%) C++
7 9 (19.57%) XQuery
7 9 (19.57%) XPath
8 3 (6.52%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (13.04%) MCSD
1 6 (13.04%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (4.35%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (6.52%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (6.52%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (13.04%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 3 (6.52%) SCCM
Vendors
1 28 (60.87%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.52%) Dell
2 3 (6.52%) VMware
2 3 (6.52%) Cisco
Cheltenham
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago