The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 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 over the 3 months to 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 4 6 6
Rank change year-on-year
+2 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 116 61 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 25.89% 22.43% 25.10%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 86.57% 61.00% 69.77%
Number of salaries quoted 103 59 60
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
SQL Server
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
134 100 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 29.91% 36.76% 35.98%
Number of salaries quoted 116 90 86
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £29,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Cheltenham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Cheltenham region.

SQL Server Salary Trend in Cheltenham

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Cheltenham region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Cheltenham region citing SQL Server 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.

1 117 (64.29%) .NET
2 107 (58.79%) C#
3 86 (47.25%) SQL
4 73 (40.11%) Agile Software Development
5 68 (37.36%) ASP.NET
6 65 (35.71%) Finance
7 62 (34.07%) Microsoft
7 62 (34.07%) .NET Framework
8 58 (31.87%) Windows
9 56 (30.77%) XML
10 54 (29.67%) SQL Server 2008
11 52 (28.57%) MVC
12 51 (28.02%) JavaScript
13 50 (27.47%) WCF
14 42 (23.08%) Team Foundation Server
14 42 (23.08%) ASP.NET MVC
15 39 (21.43%) HTML
15 39 (21.43%) T-SQL
15 39 (21.43%) CSS
16 36 (19.78%) XSL
17 33 (18.13%) AngularJS
17 33 (18.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 32 (17.58%) Web Application Development
19 31 (17.03%) IIS
20 30 (16.48%) ASP.NET Web API
21 29 (15.93%) Analytical Skills
21 29 (15.93%) Enterprise Software
21 29 (15.93%) Advertising
22 28 (15.38%) Regression Testing
22 28 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Cheltenham region citing SQL Server 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 31 (17.03%) IIS
2 25 (13.74%) Node.js
3 5 (2.75%) MS Exchange
4 3 (1.65%) ColdFusion
5 2 (1.10%) Apache
5 2 (1.10%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 22 (12.09%) MS Office
2 11 (6.04%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.55%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 7 (3.85%) Changepoint
2 5 (2.75%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.40%) SaaS
2 2 (1.10%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (7.14%) Firewall
2 6 (3.30%) Network Security
3 5 (2.75%) Internet
4 4 (2.20%) VPN
5 3 (1.65%) LAN
5 3 (1.65%) WAN
5 3 (1.65%) SMTP
6 2 (1.10%) FTP
6 2 (1.10%) DNS
7 1 (0.55%) SAN
7 1 (0.55%) PBX
7 1 (0.55%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.55%) NAS
7 1 (0.55%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (0.55%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (29.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 25 (13.74%) NoSQL
3 22 (12.09%) SQL Server 2012
4 18 (9.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 17 (9.34%) SQL Server 2000
6 16 (8.79%) Relational Database
7 11 (6.04%) MySQL
8 10 (5.49%) OLAP
8 10 (5.49%) SQL Server 2005
8 10 (5.49%) Oracle Reports
8 10 (5.49%) Oracle8/8i Database
8 10 (5.49%) Oracle9i Database
8 10 (5.49%) Oracle BI EE
8 10 (5.49%) Oracle OLAP
8 10 (5.49%) Oracle Database
9 8 (4.40%) RDBMS
10 4 (2.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 2 (1.10%) Crystal Reports
11 2 (1.10%) PowerCenter
11 2 (1.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 42 (23.08%) Team Foundation Server
2 28 (15.38%) Git (software)
3 13 (7.14%) Visual Studio
4 7 (3.85%) FxCop
4 7 (3.85%) StyleCop
5 5 (2.75%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 5 (2.75%) ClearQuest
5 5 (2.75%) MSI
5 5 (2.75%) InstallShield
6 2 (1.10%) JIRA
6 2 (1.10%) JUnit
6 2 (1.10%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (0.55%) Rational DOORS
General
1 65 (35.71%) Finance
2 29 (15.93%) Advertising
3 8 (4.40%) Manufacturing
4 4 (2.20%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.65%) Law
6 2 (1.10%) Front Office
7 1 (0.55%) Banking
Job Titles
1 122 (67.03%) Developer
2 62 (34.07%) .NET Developer
3 36 (19.78%) C# Developer
4 34 (18.68%) C# .NET Developer
5 28 (15.38%) Senior Developer
6 21 (11.54%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 18 (9.89%) Analyst
8 17 (9.34%) DBA
9 15 (8.24%) ASP.NET Developer
9 15 (8.24%) SQL DBA
10 14 (7.69%) Senior C# Developer
10 14 (7.69%) Senior .NET Developer
11 13 (7.14%) Support Analyst
11 13 (7.14%) Applications Support
12 12 (6.59%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
13 8 (4.40%) OBIEE Developer
13 8 (4.40%) SQL Server DBA
13 8 (4.40%) Applications Support Analyst
14 7 (3.85%) Consultant
15 6 (3.30%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 117 (64.29%) .NET
2 68 (37.36%) ASP.NET
3 62 (34.07%) .NET Framework
4 56 (30.77%) XML
5 50 (27.47%) WCF
6 42 (23.08%) ASP.NET MVC
7 39 (21.43%) CSS
7 39 (21.43%) HTML
8 36 (19.78%) XSL
9 33 (18.13%) AngularJS
9 33 (18.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 30 (16.48%) ASP.NET Web API
11 27 (14.84%) RESTful
12 26 (14.29%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 23 (12.64%) Web Services
14 22 (12.09%) jQuery
15 14 (7.69%) COM
16 10 (5.49%) XHTML
17 9 (4.95%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 8 (4.40%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 29 (15.93%) Enterprise Software
1 29 (15.93%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (10.44%) Client/Server
3 14 (7.69%) N-Tier
3 14 (7.69%) Data Protection Act
4 7 (3.85%) Computer Science
5 6 (3.30%) Mobile App
5 6 (3.30%) Mathematics
5 6 (3.30%) Physics
5 6 (3.30%) Chemistry
6 5 (2.75%) Management Information System
6 5 (2.75%) AS400
6 5 (2.75%) CMDB
6 5 (2.75%) iSeries
6 5 (2.75%) LPAR
7 3 (1.65%) User Experience
8 1 (0.55%) EqualLogic
8 1 (0.55%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 58 (31.87%) Windows
2 28 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
3 24 (13.19%) Windows Server 2003
4 17 (9.34%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (5.49%) UNIX
5 10 (5.49%) Linux
6 8 (4.40%) Windows NT
7 6 (3.30%) Windows 2000 Server
8 3 (1.65%) Windows 7
8 3 (1.65%) Windows 8
9 2 (1.10%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (40.11%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (28.57%) MVC
3 32 (17.58%) Web Application Development
4 28 (15.38%) Regression Testing
5 27 (14.84%) TDD
6 25 (13.74%) BDD
7 24 (13.19%) Data Modelling
8 20 (10.99%) ETL
9 19 (10.44%) Mentoring
10 17 (9.34%) Coaching
11 16 (8.79%) Performance Monitoring
11 16 (8.79%) Performance Tuning
12 15 (8.24%) Migration
12 15 (8.24%) Data Protection
13 14 (7.69%) Capacity Planning
14 12 (6.59%) Business Intelligence
14 12 (6.59%) OO
15 10 (5.49%) ERP
15 10 (5.49%) Analytics
16 9 (4.95%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 107 (58.79%) C#
2 86 (47.25%) SQL
3 51 (28.02%) JavaScript
4 39 (21.43%) T-SQL
5 25 (13.74%) Ruby
6 13 (7.14%) PHP
7 10 (5.49%) VB
7 10 (5.49%) Shell Script
7 10 (5.49%) Java
8 8 (4.40%) C++
8 8 (4.40%) VB6
8 8 (4.40%) PowerShell
9 7 (3.85%) Python
10 6 (3.30%) Perl
11 5 (2.75%) COBOL
12 2 (1.10%) XQuery
12 2 (1.10%) VB.NET
12 2 (1.10%) VBScript
12 2 (1.10%) XPath
13 1 (0.55%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 17 (9.34%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (4.40%) MCSD
3 6 (3.30%) PhD
4 3 (1.65%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.10%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (1.10%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.10%) DV Cleared
5 2 (1.10%) MCTS
5 2 (1.10%) MCSA
6 1 (0.55%) MCP
6 1 (0.55%) MCSE
6 1 (0.55%) CCNA
6 1 (0.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.55%) MCITP
6 1 (0.55%) Degree
6 1 (0.55%) CCENT
System Software
1 6 (3.30%) Active Directory
1 6 (3.30%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (2.75%) Hyper-V
3 4 (2.20%) vSphere
4 3 (1.65%) XenApp
5 2 (1.10%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.55%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.55%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 4 (2.20%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 3 (1.65%) Backup Exec
2 3 (1.65%) SCCM
3 1 (0.55%) SCOM
3 1 (0.55%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (0.55%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 62 (34.07%) Microsoft
2 25 (13.74%) Facebook
3 23 (12.64%) Oracle
4 10 (5.49%) Informatica
5 9 (4.95%) VMware
6 8 (4.40%) Twitter
7 5 (2.75%) Cisco
7 5 (2.75%) IBM
8 3 (1.65%) Citrix
9 2 (1.10%) Dell
9 2 (1.10%) Sybase
10 1 (0.55%) HP
10 1 (0.55%) F5
10 1 (0.55%) McAfee
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Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits plus benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 50,000
Posted: Yesterday
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Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 to 60,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 to 55,000
Posted: 2 days ago
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Noir Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
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Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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Axiom Software Solutions
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
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Salary: £50000 per annum
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