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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 19 28 24
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -4
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 25 8 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 9.19% 4.35% 6.30%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 28.41% 15.09% 18.64%
Number of salaries quoted 24 8 22
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,950 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,250 £47,500 £44,850
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
88 53 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 32.35% 28.80% 33.81%
Number of salaries quoted 78 50 118
Average salary £37,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £43,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 16 September 2014.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 44 (84.62%) XML
3 43 (82.69%) C#
3 43 (82.69%) .NET
4 30 (57.69%) Microsoft
4 30 (57.69%) Windows
4 30 (57.69%) Windows Server 2008
5 27 (51.92%) SQL
6 26 (50.00%) Finance
7 25 (48.08%) JavaScript
7 25 (48.08%) ASP.NET
7 25 (48.08%) Windows Server 2012
8 23 (44.23%) Team Foundation Server
9 22 (42.31%) SMTP
9 22 (42.31%) Agile Software Development
9 22 (42.31%) Telecoms
9 22 (42.31%) .NET Framework
10 21 (40.38%) XPath
10 21 (40.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 21 (40.38%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 21 (40.38%) XQuery
10 21 (40.38%) FTP
10 21 (40.38%) MS Excel
10 21 (40.38%) CSS
10 21 (40.38%) HTML
10 21 (40.38%) ASP.NET 2.0
10 21 (40.38%) Mobile App
10 21 (40.38%) Mobile Application Development
10 21 (40.38%) Relational Database
11 18 (34.62%) XSL

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 5 (9.62%) IIS
2 4 (7.69%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 21 (40.38%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.92%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 22 (42.31%) SMTP
2 21 (40.38%) FTP
3 5 (9.62%) Internet
4 4 (7.69%) Network Security
5 1 (1.92%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 21 (40.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 21 (40.38%) Relational Database
3 5 (9.62%) SQL Server 2000
4 4 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 23 (44.23%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (9.62%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 26 (50.00%) Finance
2 22 (42.31%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.92%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 43 (82.69%) Developer
2 25 (48.08%) .NET Developer
3 22 (42.31%) .NET Software Developer
3 22 (42.31%) Software Developer
4 16 (30.77%) Lead Developer
5 4 (7.69%) Junior .NET Developer
5 4 (7.69%) Junior Software Developer
5 4 (7.69%) Junior Developer
5 4 (7.69%) Junior
6 3 (5.77%) Server Support
6 3 (5.77%) Senior Developer
6 3 (5.77%) C# Developer
6 3 (5.77%) Applications Support
6 3 (5.77%) Lead C# Developer
6 3 (5.77%) Lead .NET Developer
6 3 (5.77%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (3.85%) Administrator
7 2 (3.85%) Analyst
8 1 (1.92%) Support Analyst
8 1 (1.92%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (84.62%) XML
2 43 (82.69%) .NET
3 25 (48.08%) ASP.NET
4 22 (42.31%) .NET Framework
5 21 (40.38%) CSS
5 21 (40.38%) HTML
5 21 (40.38%) ASP.NET 2.0
6 18 (34.62%) XSL
7 4 (7.69%) jQuery
7 4 (7.69%) Ajax
8 3 (5.77%) AngularJS
8 3 (5.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 21 (40.38%) Mobile App
2 15 (28.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 30 (57.69%) Windows
1 30 (57.69%) Windows Server 2008
2 25 (48.08%) Windows Server 2012
3 9 (17.31%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (9.62%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (42.31%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (40.38%) Mobile Application Development
3 18 (34.62%) Regression Testing
4 5 (9.62%) Technical Architecture
4 5 (9.62%) Data Protection
5 4 (7.69%) Mentoring
5 4 (7.69%) Scrum
6 1 (1.92%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 43 (82.69%) C#
2 27 (51.92%) SQL
3 25 (48.08%) JavaScript
4 21 (40.38%) XPath
4 21 (40.38%) XQuery
5 5 (9.62%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (1.92%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (1.92%) MCSA
System Software
1 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 1 (1.92%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 21 (40.38%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 30 (57.69%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.92%) Dell
2 1 (1.92%) Cisco
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