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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Gloucestershire / Cheltenham
Rank 52 37 26
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -11
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 2 18 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 0.68% 4.57% 7.97%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.77% 14.17% 28.68%
Number of salaries quoted 0 18 37
Median salary - £36,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -20.00%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

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
113 127 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 38.70% 32.23% 27.80%
Number of salaries quoted 101 114 114
Median salary £52,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+23.52% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £51,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

The demand trend of job ads across the Cheltenham region citing SQL Server 2008 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cheltenham region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) CSS
2 4 (80.00%) T-SQL
2 4 (80.00%) C#
2 4 (80.00%) HTML
2 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (80.00%) XML
2 4 (80.00%) OO
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) jQuery
3 3 (60.00%) Relational Database
3 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (60.00%) Mentoring
3 3 (60.00%) Release Management
3 3 (60.00%) MVC
3 3 (60.00%) Degree
3 3 (60.00%) WCF
3 3 (60.00%) Wealth Management
3 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (60.00%) SOA
3 3 (60.00%) RDBMS
3 3 (60.00%) MCSD
3 3 (60.00%) Web Services
3 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (20.00%) VB6
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) RDBMS
2 3 (60.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (20.00%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (20.00%) QlikView
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (20.00%) Advertising
1 1 (20.00%) Aerospace
1 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Applications Support
3 1 (20.00%) Applications Support Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Support Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) .NET
1 4 (80.00%) CSS
1 4 (80.00%) HTML
1 4 (80.00%) jQuery
1 4 (80.00%) XML
2 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 3 (60.00%) WCF
2 3 (60.00%) Web Services
3 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (20.00%) Classic ASP
3 1 (20.00%) JSON
3 1 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (20.00%) XSD
3 1 (20.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) OO
2 3 (60.00%) Mentoring
2 3 (60.00%) MVC
2 3 (60.00%) Release Management
2 3 (60.00%) SOA
2 3 (60.00%) Wealth Management
3 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Coaching
3 1 (20.00%) OOP
3 1 (20.00%) SDLC
3 1 (20.00%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) C#
2 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (80.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (20.00%) PHP
3 1 (20.00%) VB
3 1 (20.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (20.00%) VB6
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
1 3 (60.00%) MCSD
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) VMware