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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 56 38 35
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -3
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 4 22 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 0.81% 5.38% 6.96%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.70% 18.03% 19.51%
Number of salaries quoted 4 18 23
Average salary £25,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-44.44% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,250 £29,550 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £58,250 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
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
148 122 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 29.96% 29.83% 35.65%
Number of salaries quoted 123 92 102
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £51,000 £70,000
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 30 April 2016.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 22 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 17 (77.27%) .NET
3 14 (63.64%) C#
4 13 (59.09%) ASP.NET
5 12 (54.55%) SQL
5 12 (54.55%) XML
6 11 (50.00%) Microsoft
7 10 (45.45%) VB
7 10 (45.45%) VB6
8 9 (40.91%) HTML
8 9 (40.91%) IIS
8 9 (40.91%) WSDL
8 9 (40.91%) Web Services
8 9 (40.91%) SQL Server 2000
9 7 (31.82%) Visual Studio
9 7 (31.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 7 (31.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 7 (31.82%) .NET Framework
9 7 (31.82%) Team Foundation Server
10 6 (27.27%) SQL Server 2012
10 6 (27.27%) SDLC
10 6 (27.27%) SQL Server 2005
10 6 (27.27%) COM+
10 6 (27.27%) C++
10 6 (27.27%) ADO.NET
10 6 (27.27%) XSL
10 6 (27.27%) XML Schema
11 5 (22.73%) Finance
11 5 (22.73%) Active Directory
11 5 (22.73%) Windows

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 9 (40.91%) IIS
2 4 (18.18%) SharePoint
2 4 (18.18%) Skype for Business
3 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (4.55%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (18.18%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Changepoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (18.18%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (18.18%) Firewall
2 3 (13.64%) FTP
2 3 (13.64%) HTTP
2 3 (13.64%) Internet
2 3 (13.64%) SMPP
2 3 (13.64%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (40.91%) SQL Server 2000
3 7 (31.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (31.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (27.27%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (27.27%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (13.64%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (31.82%) Team Foundation Server
1 7 (31.82%) Visual Studio
2 3 (13.64%) ClearQuest
2 3 (13.64%) InstallShield
2 3 (13.64%) MSI
2 3 (13.64%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (4.55%) Subversion
General
1 5 (22.73%) Finance
2 3 (13.64%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (63.64%) Developer
2 11 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 7 (31.82%) C# .NET Developer
3 7 (31.82%) C# Developer
3 7 (31.82%) SQL Developer
3 7 (31.82%) SQL Server Developer
4 6 (27.27%) ASP.NET Developer
4 6 (27.27%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 4 (18.18%) Administrator
5 4 (18.18%) IT Administrator
5 4 (18.18%) IT Systems Administrator
5 4 (18.18%) Network Administrator
5 4 (18.18%) Software Developer
5 4 (18.18%) SSIS Developer
5 4 (18.18%) Systems Administrator
5 4 (18.18%) VB Developer
5 4 (18.18%) VB.NET Developer
5 4 (18.18%) VB6 Developer
6 3 (13.64%) Senior Developer
6 3 (13.64%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (77.27%) .NET
2 13 (59.09%) ASP.NET
3 12 (54.55%) XML
4 9 (40.91%) HTML
4 9 (40.91%) Web Services
4 9 (40.91%) WSDL
5 7 (31.82%) .NET Framework
6 6 (27.27%) ADO.NET
6 6 (27.27%) COM+
6 6 (27.27%) XML Schema
6 6 (27.27%) XSL
7 4 (18.18%) Classic ASP
8 3 (13.64%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (13.64%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 3 (13.64%) CSS
8 3 (13.64%) jQuery
8 3 (13.64%) SOAP
9 1 (4.55%) ADO
9 1 (4.55%) WinForms
9 1 (4.55%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Enterprise Software
1 4 (18.18%) Public Cloud
2 3 (13.64%) Mobile App
3 2 (9.09%) CMDB
3 2 (9.09%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (22.73%) Windows
2 4 (18.18%) Windows Server
3 3 (13.64%) Windows 2000 Server
3 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (27.27%) SDLC
2 4 (18.18%) Data Migration
2 4 (18.18%) High Availability
2 4 (18.18%) Migration
2 4 (18.18%) Performance Optimisation
2 4 (18.18%) Service Delivery
3 3 (13.64%) Data Protection
3 3 (13.64%) Mobile Application Development
3 3 (13.64%) MVC
3 3 (13.64%) Technical Analysis
4 2 (9.09%) Configuration Management
5 1 (4.55%) Coaching
5 1 (4.55%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (4.55%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (4.55%) Load Testing
5 1 (4.55%) Mentoring
5 1 (4.55%) MVVM
5 1 (4.55%) Performance Testing
5 1 (4.55%) Process Management
5 1 (4.55%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 14 (63.64%) C#
2 12 (54.55%) SQL
3 10 (45.45%) VB
3 10 (45.45%) VB6
4 6 (27.27%) C++
5 5 (22.73%) VB.NET
6 3 (13.64%) Java
6 3 (13.64%) JavaScript
6 3 (13.64%) XPath
6 3 (13.64%) XQuery
7 2 (9.09%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) QA
System Software
1 5 (22.73%) Active Directory
2 4 (18.18%) Hyper-V
2 4 (18.18%) Terminal Services
3 1 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.55%) vSphere
3 1 (4.55%) XenApp
3 1 (4.55%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (13.64%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (4.55%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (18.18%) Rackspace
2 4 (18.18%) Remedy
3 1 (4.55%) AppSense
3 1 (4.55%) Citrix
3 1 (4.55%) Symantec
3 1 (4.55%) VMware
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