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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 3 6 6
Rank change year-on-year
+3 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 114 63 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 28.15% 22.66% 25.79%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 84.44% 69.23% 89.06%
Number of salaries quoted 95 59 56
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,600 £28,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £48,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
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
135 91 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 33.33% 32.73% 28.96%
Number of salaries quoted 111 81 63
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £28,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £50,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 27 February 2015.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 109 (56.48%) .NET
2 97 (50.26%) C#
3 87 (45.08%) SQL
4 73 (37.82%) Finance
5 71 (36.79%) Agile Software Development
6 64 (33.16%) Microsoft
7 63 (32.64%) ASP.NET
8 55 (28.50%) .NET Framework
9 54 (27.98%) Windows
10 51 (26.42%) MVC
10 51 (26.42%) SQL Server 2008
11 50 (25.91%) XML
11 50 (25.91%) JavaScript
12 47 (24.35%) WCF
13 43 (22.28%) Oracle
14 41 (21.24%) HTML
14 41 (21.24%) T-SQL
14 41 (21.24%) Data Modelling
14 41 (21.24%) ASP.NET MVC
15 40 (20.73%) CSS
16 39 (20.21%) Team Foundation Server
17 35 (18.13%) IIS
17 35 (18.13%) ETL
18 33 (17.10%) AngularJS
18 33 (17.10%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 32 (16.58%) XSL
19 32 (16.58%) SQL Server 2000
20 31 (16.06%) Analytical Skills
21 29 (15.03%) ASP.NET Web API
22 28 (14.51%) Web Application Development

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 35 (18.13%) IIS
2 21 (10.88%) Node.js
3 7 (3.63%) MS Exchange
4 4 (2.07%) Apache
5 3 (1.55%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (1.55%) ColdFusion
6 2 (1.04%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.52%) MQSeries
7 1 (0.52%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.52%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 22 (11.40%) MS Office
2 6 (3.11%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.52%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 7 (3.63%) Changepoint
2 6 (3.11%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.52%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.59%) SaaS
2 2 (1.04%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (6.22%) Firewall
2 6 (3.11%) Internet
3 5 (2.59%) VPN
4 4 (2.07%) DNS
4 4 (2.07%) LAN
4 4 (2.07%) WAN
4 4 (2.07%) Network Security
5 1 (0.52%) NAS
5 1 (0.52%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (0.52%) BIG-IP
5 1 (0.52%) SMTP
5 1 (0.52%) DHCP
5 1 (0.52%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.52%) PBX
5 1 (0.52%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (26.42%) SQL Server 2008
2 32 (16.58%) SQL Server 2000
3 25 (12.95%) OLAP
3 25 (12.95%) Oracle8/8i Database
3 25 (12.95%) Oracle9i Database
3 25 (12.95%) Oracle Database
4 23 (11.92%) SQL Server 2012
5 22 (11.40%) Oracle OLAP
6 21 (10.88%) NoSQL
7 20 (10.36%) Oracle BI EE
7 20 (10.36%) Oracle Reports
8 18 (9.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 16 (8.29%) MySQL
9 16 (8.29%) Relational Database
10 10 (5.18%) SQL Server 2005
11 9 (4.66%) RDBMS
12 6 (3.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 4 (2.07%) PowerCenter
13 4 (2.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 2 (1.04%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 39 (20.21%) Team Foundation Server
2 25 (12.95%) Git (software)
3 13 (6.74%) Visual Studio
4 7 (3.63%) FxCop
4 7 (3.63%) StyleCop
5 5 (2.59%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 5 (2.59%) ClearQuest
5 5 (2.59%) MSI
5 5 (2.59%) InstallShield
6 3 (1.55%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 3 (1.55%) JIRA
7 2 (1.04%) JUnit
7 2 (1.04%) NUnit
7 2 (1.04%) MSTest
8 1 (0.52%) Rational DOORS
General
1 73 (37.82%) Finance
2 25 (12.95%) Advertising
3 8 (4.15%) Manufacturing
4 3 (1.55%) Law
4 3 (1.55%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.04%) Front Office
5 2 (1.04%) Banking
6 1 (0.52%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 124 (64.25%) Developer
2 55 (28.50%) .NET Developer
3 33 (17.10%) C# Developer
4 31 (16.06%) C# .NET Developer
5 27 (13.99%) Senior Developer
6 21 (10.88%) DBA
7 20 (10.36%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 19 (9.84%) SQL DBA
9 16 (8.29%) ASP.NET Developer
9 16 (8.29%) Analyst
10 15 (7.77%) Senior .NET Developer
10 15 (7.77%) Senior C# Developer
11 14 (7.25%) OBIEE Developer
12 13 (6.74%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
13 11 (5.70%) Consultant
13 11 (5.70%) Support Analyst
14 10 (5.18%) Applications Support
14 10 (5.18%) SQL Server DBA
15 7 (3.63%) Applications Support Analyst
15 7 (3.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 109 (56.48%) .NET
2 63 (32.64%) ASP.NET
3 55 (28.50%) .NET Framework
4 50 (25.91%) XML
5 47 (24.35%) WCF
6 41 (21.24%) ASP.NET MVC
6 41 (21.24%) HTML
7 40 (20.73%) CSS
8 33 (17.10%) AngularJS
8 33 (17.10%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 32 (16.58%) XSL
10 29 (15.03%) ASP.NET Web API
11 23 (11.92%) Web Services
11 23 (11.92%) jQuery
11 23 (11.92%) RESTful
12 22 (11.40%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 16 (8.29%) COM
14 10 (5.18%) XHTML
14 10 (5.18%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 8 (4.15%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 31 (16.06%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (12.44%) Enterprise Software
3 21 (10.88%) Client/Server
4 16 (8.29%) N-Tier
4 16 (8.29%) Data Protection Act
5 7 (3.63%) Computer Science
6 6 (3.11%) Mathematics
6 6 (3.11%) Physics
6 6 (3.11%) Chemistry
7 5 (2.59%) CMDB
8 2 (1.04%) EqualLogic
8 2 (1.04%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.52%) iSeries
9 1 (0.52%) LPAR
9 1 (0.52%) Blackberry
9 1 (0.52%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.52%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 54 (27.98%) Windows
2 26 (13.47%) UNIX
3 23 (11.92%) Windows Server 2003
3 23 (11.92%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (7.25%) Windows Server 2012
4 14 (7.25%) Linux
5 8 (4.15%) Windows NT
6 2 (1.04%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (0.52%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.52%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (36.79%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (26.42%) MVC
3 41 (21.24%) Data Modelling
4 35 (18.13%) ETL
5 28 (14.51%) Web Application Development
6 27 (13.99%) Business Intelligence
7 26 (13.47%) TDD
8 24 (12.44%) Regression Testing
9 23 (11.92%) BDD
10 20 (10.36%) Analytics
10 20 (10.36%) Mentoring
10 20 (10.36%) ERP
11 19 (9.84%) Performance Tuning
12 18 (9.33%) Coaching
12 18 (9.33%) Performance Monitoring
13 17 (8.81%) Data Protection
13 17 (8.81%) Migration
14 16 (8.29%) Capacity Planning
15 14 (7.25%) OO
16 11 (5.70%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 97 (50.26%) C#
2 87 (45.08%) SQL
3 50 (25.91%) JavaScript
4 41 (21.24%) T-SQL
5 25 (12.95%) Shell Script
6 21 (10.88%) Ruby
7 15 (7.77%) PHP
8 11 (5.70%) PowerShell
9 10 (5.18%) Java
9 10 (5.18%) Python
10 9 (4.66%) C++
11 8 (4.15%) Perl
11 8 (4.15%) VB6
11 8 (4.15%) VB
12 2 (1.04%) VB.NET
12 2 (1.04%) VBScript
12 2 (1.04%) C
12 2 (1.04%) Delphi
13 1 (0.52%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 18 (9.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (4.66%) MCSD
3 6 (3.11%) PhD
3 6 (3.11%) Security Cleared
4 3 (1.55%) VCP4
4 3 (1.55%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.04%) DV Cleared
5 2 (1.04%) MCTS
5 2 (1.04%) MCSA
5 2 (1.04%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.52%) MCP
6 1 (0.52%) MCSE
6 1 (0.52%) CCNA
6 1 (0.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.52%) MCITP
6 1 (0.52%) Degree
6 1 (0.52%) CCENT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.52%) QA
System Software
1 7 (3.63%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (3.63%) Hyper-V
2 6 (3.11%) Active Directory
3 4 (2.07%) vSphere
4 3 (1.55%) XenApp
5 1 (0.52%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 4 (2.07%) SCCM
2 2 (1.04%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.52%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.52%) SCOM
3 1 (0.52%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (0.52%) HP SIM
3 1 (0.52%) Puppet
Vendors
1 64 (33.16%) Microsoft
2 43 (22.28%) Oracle
3 25 (12.95%) Informatica
4 21 (10.88%) Facebook
5 10 (5.18%) VMware
6 8 (4.15%) Twitter
6 8 (4.15%) Cisco
7 3 (1.55%) Dell
7 3 (1.55%) Citrix
7 3 (1.55%) Kofax
8 2 (1.04%) Sybase
9 1 (0.52%) IBM
9 1 (0.52%) HP
9 1 (0.52%) F5
9 1 (0.52%) Apple
9 1 (0.52%) TIBCO
9 1 (0.52%) McAfee
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
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Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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ETS Technical Selection Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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GE Aviation
Salary: Competitive salary + Excellent benefits
Posted: 15 days ago