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 17 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 33 37 14
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -23
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 27 13 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 5.72% 4.44% 11.27%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 23.28% 11.40% 33.68%
Number of salaries quoted 27 10 32
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -20.00%
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
116 114 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 24.58% 38.91% 33.45%
Number of salaries quoted 99 98 94
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 17 December 2014.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, 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 52 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 47 (90.38%) XML
3 42 (80.77%) C#
3 42 (80.77%) .NET
4 29 (55.77%) Microsoft
5 27 (51.92%) SQL
6 26 (50.00%) Finance
7 24 (46.15%) Windows
7 24 (46.15%) Team Foundation Server
8 23 (44.23%) JavaScript
8 23 (44.23%) ASP.NET
8 23 (44.23%) CSS
8 23 (44.23%) XSL
8 23 (44.23%) Agile Software Development
8 23 (44.23%) .NET Framework
8 23 (44.23%) AngularJS
8 23 (44.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 22 (42.31%) Regression Testing
10 20 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008
11 18 (34.62%) HTML
11 18 (34.62%) Relational Database
12 15 (28.85%) Windows Server 2012
13 14 (26.92%) SMTP
13 14 (26.92%) Telecoms
14 13 (25.00%) MS Excel
14 13 (25.00%) FTP
14 13 (25.00%) XQuery
14 13 (25.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
14 13 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 13 (25.00%) XPath

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, 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 6 (11.54%) IIS
2 1 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (1.92%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 13 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.77%) SaaS
2 1 (1.92%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (26.92%) SMTP
2 13 (25.00%) FTP
3 6 (11.54%) Internet
4 2 (3.85%) Network Security
5 1 (1.92%) NAS
5 1 (1.92%) BIG-IP
5 1 (1.92%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (1.92%) LAN
5 1 (1.92%) WAN
5 1 (1.92%) Firewall
5 1 (1.92%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 18 (34.62%) Relational Database
3 13 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (9.62%) RDBMS
4 5 (9.62%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (3.85%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 24 (46.15%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (9.62%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 4 (7.69%) FxCop
3 4 (7.69%) StyleCop
General
1 26 (50.00%) Finance
2 14 (26.92%) Telecoms
3 3 (5.77%) Law
4 1 (1.92%) Banking
4 1 (1.92%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 40 (76.92%) Developer
2 21 (40.38%) .NET Developer
3 13 (25.00%) Software Developer
3 13 (25.00%) .NET Software Developer
4 11 (21.15%) Senior Developer
5 8 (15.38%) C# Developer
5 8 (15.38%) Senior .NET Developer
6 7 (13.46%) Senior C# Developer
6 7 (13.46%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
6 7 (13.46%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 7 (13.46%) C# .NET Developer
6 7 (13.46%) ASP.NET Developer
7 6 (11.54%) Applications Support
8 5 (9.62%) Analyst
9 4 (7.69%) Junior
9 4 (7.69%) Junior Developer
9 4 (7.69%) Support Analyst
9 4 (7.69%) Junior Software Developer
9 4 (7.69%) Junior .NET Developer
10 3 (5.77%) Business Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (90.38%) XML
2 42 (80.77%) .NET
3 23 (44.23%) AngularJS
3 23 (44.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 23 (44.23%) .NET Framework
3 23 (44.23%) XSL
3 23 (44.23%) ASP.NET
3 23 (44.23%) CSS
4 18 (34.62%) HTML
5 13 (25.00%) ASP.NET 2.0
6 6 (11.54%) WCF
7 5 (9.62%) jQuery
7 5 (9.62%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (9.62%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 5 (9.62%) Web Services
8 3 (5.77%) ASP.NET Web API
9 1 (1.92%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 13 (25.00%) Mobile App
2 3 (5.77%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 24 (46.15%) Windows
2 20 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (28.85%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (13.46%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (11.54%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (1.92%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (44.23%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (42.31%) Regression Testing
3 13 (25.00%) Mobile Application Development
4 7 (13.46%) Mentoring
5 6 (11.54%) Data Protection
6 5 (9.62%) Technical Architecture
6 5 (9.62%) Wealth Management
6 5 (9.62%) Release Management
6 5 (9.62%) Coaching
6 5 (9.62%) OO
6 5 (9.62%) SOA
6 5 (9.62%) MVC
7 4 (7.69%) Web Application Development
7 4 (7.69%) DevOps
7 4 (7.69%) Multithreading
8 2 (3.85%) Line Management
9 1 (1.92%) User Acceptance Testing
9 1 (1.92%) Performance Testing
9 1 (1.92%) Load Testing
9 1 (1.92%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 42 (80.77%) C#
2 27 (51.92%) SQL
3 23 (44.23%) JavaScript
4 13 (25.00%) XQuery
4 13 (25.00%) XPath
5 5 (9.62%) Java
5 5 (9.62%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.92%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (13.46%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (9.62%) MCSD
3 2 (3.85%) MCSA
4 1 (1.92%) MCITP
4 1 (1.92%) MCTS
4 1 (1.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (1.92%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.92%) MCSE
4 1 (1.92%) MCP
System Software
1 3 (5.77%) vSphere
2 2 (3.85%) XenApp
3 1 (1.92%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (1.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.92%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 13 (25.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (1.92%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (1.92%) HP SIM
2 1 (1.92%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 29 (55.77%) Microsoft
2 5 (9.62%) Twitter
3 3 (5.77%) VMware
4 2 (3.85%) Citrix
5 1 (1.92%) F5
5 1 (1.92%) HP
5 1 (1.92%) Dell
5 1 (1.92%) Cisco
5 1 (1.92%) McAfee
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