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 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 27 29 28
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 26 28 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 7.49% 8.78% 5.48%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 22.22% 25.00% 17.91%
Number of salaries quoted 26 28 12
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +21.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £32,550 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,750 £42,500 £40,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,001
% change year-on-year
- +8.10%
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
117 112 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 33.72% 35.11% 30.59%
Number of salaries quoted 104 91 65
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,400 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £42,500 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%

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 1 July 2015.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 49 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 42 (85.71%) .NET
3 39 (79.59%) SQL
4 38 (77.55%) Finance
5 36 (73.47%) XML
6 33 (67.35%) C#
7 29 (59.18%) ASP.NET
8 28 (57.14%) HTML
8 28 (57.14%) JavaScript
8 28 (57.14%) Web Services
8 28 (57.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 27 (55.10%) Team Foundation Server
9 27 (55.10%) T-SQL
10 26 (53.06%) MVC
10 26 (53.06%) Mentoring
11 24 (48.98%) Microsoft
12 23 (46.94%) Coaching
13 22 (44.90%) XSL
13 22 (44.90%) .NET Framework
14 20 (40.82%) WSDL
14 20 (40.82%) SQL Server 2000
15 19 (38.78%) IIS
15 19 (38.78%) SQL Server 2005
15 19 (38.78%) SQL Server 2012
16 17 (34.69%) VB6
16 17 (34.69%) VB
16 17 (34.69%) XML Schema
17 16 (32.65%) PHP
17 16 (32.65%) C++
17 16 (32.65%) COM+

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 19 (38.78%) IIS
2 2 (4.08%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.08%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (4.08%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (4.08%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.04%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 12 (24.49%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.08%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 16 (32.65%) Changepoint
2 1 (2.04%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (2.04%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.08%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.16%) SMTP
2 2 (4.08%) DHCP
2 2 (4.08%) Ethernet
2 2 (4.08%) FTP
2 2 (4.08%) HTTP
2 2 (4.08%) TCP/IP
2 2 (4.08%) VPN
2 2 (4.08%) DNS
2 2 (4.08%) IPv4
2 2 (4.08%) SMPP
2 2 (4.08%) Firewall
2 2 (4.08%) Wireless
2 2 (4.08%) Network Security
2 2 (4.08%) LAN
2 2 (4.08%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 28 (57.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 20 (40.82%) SQL Server 2000
4 19 (38.78%) SQL Server 2005
4 19 (38.78%) SQL Server 2012
5 14 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 10 (20.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 10 (20.41%) Relational Database
7 7 (14.29%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 27 (55.10%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (18.37%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 3 (6.12%) Visual Studio
3 3 (6.12%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (4.08%) FxCop
4 2 (4.08%) StyleCop
General
1 38 (77.55%) Finance
2 2 (4.08%) Advertising
2 2 (4.08%) Back Office
2 2 (4.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 33 (67.35%) Developer
2 15 (30.61%) .NET Developer
3 13 (26.53%) C# Developer
4 12 (24.49%) C# .NET Developer
5 11 (22.45%) Software Developer
5 11 (22.45%) Senior Developer
6 9 (18.37%) DBA
6 9 (18.37%) SQL DBA
6 9 (18.37%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 9 (18.37%) Senior C# Developer
6 9 (18.37%) Senior .NET Developer
7 8 (16.33%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
7 8 (16.33%) ASP.NET Developer
8 5 (10.20%) Graduate
8 5 (10.20%) Administrator
8 5 (10.20%) Graduate Developer
8 5 (10.20%) Graduate Software Developer
9 3 (6.12%) Junior Software Developer
9 3 (6.12%) AWS Developer
9 3 (6.12%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (85.71%) .NET
2 36 (73.47%) XML
3 29 (59.18%) ASP.NET
4 28 (57.14%) HTML
4 28 (57.14%) Web Services
5 22 (44.90%) XSL
5 22 (44.90%) .NET Framework
6 20 (40.82%) WSDL
7 17 (34.69%) XML Schema
8 16 (32.65%) XSLT
8 16 (32.65%) XHTML
8 16 (32.65%) COM+
8 16 (32.65%) LINQ
9 12 (24.49%) CSS
10 11 (22.45%) AngularJS
10 11 (22.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 10 (20.41%) jQuery
12 9 (18.37%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 7 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
13 7 (14.29%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.12%) Client/Server
2 2 (4.08%) Clustering
2 2 (4.08%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (14.29%) Windows
2 5 (10.20%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (10.20%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (6.12%) Windows 2000 Server
4 2 (4.08%) Windows 8
4 2 (4.08%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (4.08%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (53.06%) MVC
1 26 (53.06%) Mentoring
2 23 (46.94%) Coaching
3 16 (32.65%) Performance Testing
3 16 (32.65%) Load Testing
4 13 (26.53%) SDLC
5 9 (18.37%) Performance Tuning
5 9 (18.37%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (16.33%) SOA
7 7 (14.29%) OO
7 7 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (14.29%) Wealth Management
7 7 (14.29%) Release Management
8 5 (10.20%) Regression Testing
8 5 (10.20%) Data Protection
9 4 (8.16%) Line Management
10 3 (6.12%) Technical Architecture
10 3 (6.12%) Configuration Management
11 2 (4.08%) Project Management
11 2 (4.08%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 39 (79.59%) SQL
2 33 (67.35%) C#
3 28 (57.14%) JavaScript
4 27 (55.10%) T-SQL
5 17 (34.69%) VB
5 17 (34.69%) VB6
6 16 (32.65%) PHP
6 16 (32.65%) C++
7 3 (6.12%) Java
7 3 (6.12%) XQuery
7 3 (6.12%) XPath
Qualifications
1 7 (14.29%) MCSD
1 7 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (4.08%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (4.08%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (4.08%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 2 (4.08%) SCCM
Vendors
1 24 (48.98%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.08%) Dell
2 2 (4.08%) VMware
2 2 (4.08%) Twitter
2 2 (4.08%) Cisco
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