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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 31 22 31
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +9
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 24 28 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 7.34% 10.37% 4.71%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 21.05% 30.43% 15.00%
Number of salaries quoted 22 27 9
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £41,900
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
114 92 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 34.86% 34.07% 31.41%
Number of salaries quoted 98 82 57
Average salary £47,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 28 August 2015.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 28 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 47 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 38 (80.85%) SQL
3 37 (78.72%) .NET
4 36 (76.60%) Finance
5 32 (68.09%) XML
6 30 (63.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 29 (61.70%) Web Services
7 29 (61.70%) C#
7 29 (61.70%) HTML
7 29 (61.70%) ASP.NET
8 28 (59.57%) JavaScript
8 28 (59.57%) Microsoft
8 28 (59.57%) MVC
9 27 (57.45%) Team Foundation Server
10 25 (53.19%) Mentoring
11 24 (51.06%) WSDL
12 23 (48.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 19 (40.43%) T-SQL
14 18 (38.30%) MS Excel
15 17 (36.17%) SQL Server 2000
15 17 (36.17%) CSS
15 17 (36.17%) SQL Server 2005
15 17 (36.17%) jQuery
16 16 (34.04%) Coaching
16 16 (34.04%) SDLC
17 15 (31.91%) IIS
18 14 (29.79%) SMTP
18 14 (29.79%) SQL Server 2012
18 14 (29.79%) Relational Database
19 13 (27.66%) ASP.NET Web Forms

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 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 (31.91%) IIS
2 3 (6.38%) MS Exchange
2 3 (6.38%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (6.38%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (6.38%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 18 (38.30%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.38%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 11 (23.40%) Changepoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (29.79%) SMTP
2 11 (23.40%) FTP
2 11 (23.40%) HTTP
2 11 (23.40%) SMPP
3 3 (6.38%) Firewall
3 3 (6.38%) Wireless
3 3 (6.38%) Network Security
3 3 (6.38%) TCP/IP
3 3 (6.38%) VPN
3 3 (6.38%) DNS
3 3 (6.38%) IPv4
3 3 (6.38%) DHCP
3 3 (6.38%) Ethernet
3 3 (6.38%) LAN
3 3 (6.38%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 30 (63.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 23 (48.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 17 (36.17%) SQL Server 2005
4 17 (36.17%) SQL Server 2000
5 14 (29.79%) SQL Server 2012
5 14 (29.79%) Relational Database
6 8 (17.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (10.64%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 27 (57.45%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (25.53%) Visual Studio
3 8 (17.02%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 3 (6.38%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 36 (76.60%) Finance
2 11 (23.40%) Telecoms
3 3 (6.38%) Back Office
3 3 (6.38%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 30 (63.83%) Developer
2 18 (38.30%) Software Developer
3 13 (27.66%) Senior Developer
4 12 (25.53%) .NET Developer
5 10 (21.28%) C# Developer
5 10 (21.28%) DBA
5 10 (21.28%) SQL DBA
5 10 (21.28%) Senior C# Developer
5 10 (21.28%) C# .NET Developer
6 9 (19.15%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 7 (14.89%) Senior .NET Developer
8 5 (10.64%) Graduate Developer
8 5 (10.64%) Graduate Software Developer
8 5 (10.64%) Senior Software Developer
8 5 (10.64%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
8 5 (10.64%) Graduate
8 5 (10.64%) Administrator
8 5 (10.64%) ASP.NET Developer
9 4 (8.51%) C# Software Developer
9 4 (8.51%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (78.72%) .NET
2 32 (68.09%) XML
3 29 (61.70%) ASP.NET
3 29 (61.70%) HTML
3 29 (61.70%) Web Services
4 24 (51.06%) WSDL
5 17 (36.17%) CSS
5 17 (36.17%) jQuery
6 13 (27.66%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 12 (25.53%) SOAP
7 12 (25.53%) XML Schema
7 12 (25.53%) .NET Framework
7 12 (25.53%) XSL
8 11 (23.40%) XSLT
8 11 (23.40%) XHTML
8 11 (23.40%) COM+
8 11 (23.40%) LINQ
9 8 (17.02%) ASP.NET MVC
10 5 (10.64%) AngularJS
10 5 (10.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.02%) Mobile App
2 5 (10.64%) Clustering
3 3 (6.38%) Mathematics
3 3 (6.38%) Computer Science
3 3 (6.38%) Client/Server
4 2 (4.26%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 8 (17.02%) Windows
2 6 (12.77%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (12.77%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (6.38%) Windows 2000 Server
3 3 (6.38%) Windows 8
3 3 (6.38%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (6.38%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (59.57%) MVC
2 25 (53.19%) Mentoring
3 16 (34.04%) Coaching
3 16 (34.04%) SDLC
4 11 (23.40%) Technical Analysis
4 11 (23.40%) Performance Testing
4 11 (23.40%) Load Testing
5 8 (17.02%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (17.02%) Mobile Application Development
5 8 (17.02%) Performance Tuning
6 6 (12.77%) Data Protection
7 5 (10.64%) OO
7 5 (10.64%) SOA
7 5 (10.64%) Wealth Management
7 5 (10.64%) Release Management
8 4 (8.51%) Line Management
9 3 (6.38%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (6.38%) Configuration Management
9 3 (6.38%) Technical Architecture
10 2 (4.26%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 38 (80.85%) SQL
2 29 (61.70%) C#
3 28 (59.57%) JavaScript
4 19 (40.43%) T-SQL
5 12 (25.53%) VB
5 12 (25.53%) XQuery
5 12 (25.53%) VB6
5 12 (25.53%) XPath
6 11 (23.40%) PHP
6 11 (23.40%) C++
7 3 (6.38%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (10.64%) MCSD
1 5 (10.64%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (6.38%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (6.38%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (6.38%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (17.02%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 3 (6.38%) SCCM
Vendors
1 28 (59.57%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.38%) Dell
2 3 (6.38%) VMware
2 3 (6.38%) Cisco
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum + 9% Pension + 25 Days holiday
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham
Sanderson
Salary: £50000 - £450000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago