The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Cheltenham region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 6 6 4
Rank change year-on-year
0 -2
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 75 47 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 26.04% 22.17% 23.50%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 70.09% 70.15% 70.31%
Number of salaries quoted 65 44 88
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -14.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £40,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +1.35%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Cheltenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
107 67 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 37.15% 31.60% 33.42%
Number of salaries quoted 87 64 119
Average salary £40,000 £38,750 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.22% -0.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,500 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
SQL Server
Gloucestershire

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 23 July 2014.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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.

1 105 (65.22%) .NET
2 104 (64.60%) C#
3 90 (55.90%) ASP.NET
4 80 (49.69%) SQL
5 60 (37.27%) HTML
6 59 (36.65%) Microsoft
7 58 (36.02%) CSS
7 58 (36.02%) XML
8 53 (32.92%) SQL Server 2008
9 52 (32.30%) Finance
10 49 (30.43%) Windows
11 48 (29.81%) MS Excel
12 45 (27.95%) Web Services
12 45 (27.95%) JavaScript
13 44 (27.33%) ASP.NET MVC
14 32 (19.88%) T-SQL
15 31 (19.25%) WCF
16 29 (18.01%) Windows Server 2008
16 29 (18.01%) Team Foundation Server
16 29 (18.01%) MVC
17 28 (17.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 25 (15.53%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
18 25 (15.53%) Relational Database
19 24 (14.91%) Enterprise Software
19 24 (14.91%) SQL Server 2012
20 23 (14.29%) .NET Framework
20 23 (14.29%) Oracle
21 22 (13.66%) Windows Server 2012
22 21 (13.04%) Time Management
22 21 (13.04%) SLA

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 13 (8.07%) Node.js
2 9 (5.59%) IIS
3 5 (3.11%) MS Exchange
3 5 (3.11%) ColdFusion
4 4 (2.48%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 48 (29.81%) MS Excel
2 7 (4.35%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.24%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.62%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.97%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (11.18%) SMTP
1 18 (11.18%) FTP
2 7 (4.35%) Internet
3 4 (2.48%) Network Security
4 2 (1.24%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.62%) DNS
5 1 (0.62%) Intranet
5 1 (0.62%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (32.92%) SQL Server 2008
2 28 (17.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 25 (15.53%) Relational Database
4 24 (14.91%) SQL Server 2012
5 13 (8.07%) NoSQL
5 13 (8.07%) Crystal Reports
6 9 (5.59%) MySQL
7 7 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (3.73%) SQL Server 2000
8 6 (3.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (2.48%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (1.24%) RDBMS
10 2 (1.24%) Apache Accumulo
10 2 (1.24%) Hadoop
11 1 (0.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 29 (18.01%) Team Foundation Server
2 13 (8.07%) Git (software)
3 5 (3.11%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 5 (3.11%) Dreamweaver
4 3 (1.86%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.62%) Subversion
General
1 52 (32.30%) Finance
2 19 (11.80%) Telecoms
3 6 (3.73%) Advertising
4 2 (1.24%) Marketing
5 1 (0.62%) Military
Job Titles
1 102 (63.35%) Developer
2 71 (44.10%) .NET Developer
3 40 (24.84%) C# Developer
4 38 (23.60%) C# .NET Developer
5 33 (20.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 25 (15.53%) ASP.NET Developer
7 22 (13.66%) Software Developer
8 20 (12.42%) .NET Software Developer
9 17 (10.56%) Lead Developer
10 12 (7.45%) Technical Leader
11 11 (6.83%) Architect
11 11 (6.83%) Analyst
11 11 (6.83%) Technical Architect
11 11 (6.83%) Software Architect
12 10 (6.21%) Applications Support
13 9 (5.59%) 2nd Line Support
13 9 (5.59%) Support Analyst
14 8 (4.97%) Support Engineer
14 8 (4.97%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
14 8 (4.97%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 105 (65.22%) .NET
2 90 (55.90%) ASP.NET
3 60 (37.27%) HTML
4 58 (36.02%) CSS
4 58 (36.02%) XML
5 45 (27.95%) Web Services
6 44 (27.33%) ASP.NET MVC
7 31 (19.25%) WCF
8 23 (14.29%) .NET Framework
9 20 (12.42%) ASP.NET MVC 3
9 20 (12.42%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 18 (11.18%) jQuery
10 18 (11.18%) ASP.NET 2.0
11 14 (8.70%) WPF
12 13 (8.07%) RESTful
12 13 (8.07%) ASP.NET Web API
13 12 (7.45%) XSL
14 10 (6.21%) Ajax
15 9 (5.59%) HTML5
16 8 (4.97%) Managed Extensibility Framework
Miscellaneous
1 24 (14.91%) Enterprise Software
2 20 (12.42%) Mobile App
3 9 (5.59%) Social Network
4 5 (3.11%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.48%) N-Tier
6 3 (1.86%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 49 (30.43%) Windows
2 29 (18.01%) Windows Server 2008
3 22 (13.66%) Windows Server 2012
4 14 (8.70%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (3.11%) Windows 2000 Server
6 2 (1.24%) Windows Phone 8
6 2 (1.24%) Windows Phone
6 2 (1.24%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.62%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (18.01%) MVC
2 21 (13.04%) Time Management
3 20 (12.42%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (12.42%) SOA
4 18 (11.18%) Mobile Application Development
5 14 (8.70%) TDD
6 13 (8.07%) Web Application Development
6 13 (8.07%) BDD
7 12 (7.45%) Regression Testing
8 11 (6.83%) OOP
9 9 (5.59%) Scrum
10 8 (4.97%) Business Intelligence
11 7 (4.35%) Technical Architecture
11 7 (4.35%) V-Model
12 5 (3.11%) Data Protection
12 5 (3.11%) Workflow
12 5 (3.11%) OO
12 5 (3.11%) ITIL
12 5 (3.11%) Disaster Recovery
12 5 (3.11%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 104 (64.60%) C#
2 80 (49.69%) SQL
3 45 (27.95%) JavaScript
4 32 (19.88%) T-SQL
5 20 (12.42%) XPath
6 19 (11.80%) Java
7 18 (11.18%) XQuery
8 17 (10.56%) PL/SQL
9 13 (8.07%) Ruby
10 8 (4.97%) VB
11 7 (4.35%) C
11 7 (4.35%) PHP
12 3 (1.86%) C++
12 3 (1.86%) VB.NET
13 2 (1.24%) XAML
13 2 (1.24%) PHP5
14 1 (0.62%) R
Qualifications
1 2 (1.24%) MCP
1 2 (1.24%) MCSE
1 2 (1.24%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (1.24%) Degree
2 1 (0.62%) MCTS
2 1 (0.62%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (13.04%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.24%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 25 (15.53%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 59 (36.65%) Microsoft
2 23 (14.29%) Oracle
3 16 (9.94%) webMethods
4 13 (8.07%) Facebook
5 9 (5.59%) Twitter
6 5 (3.11%) Adobe
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