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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 3 6 5
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 106 79 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 26.77% 25.65% 27.06%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 87.60% 73.83% 88.06%
Number of salaries quoted 87 71 58
Average salary £41,500 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £48,000 £40,000
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
121 107 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 30.56% 34.74% 30.73%
Number of salaries quoted 99 97 66
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £28,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £45,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 March 2015.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

1 113 (55.12%) .NET
2 100 (48.78%) SQL
3 93 (45.37%) C#
4 87 (42.44%) Finance
5 78 (38.05%) Microsoft
6 64 (31.22%) Agile Software Development
7 59 (28.78%) Windows
8 58 (28.29%) ASP.NET
9 55 (26.83%) SQL Server 2008
10 50 (24.39%) Data Modelling
11 48 (23.41%) .NET Framework
12 47 (22.93%) Oracle
12 47 (22.93%) JavaScript
13 46 (22.44%) XML
13 46 (22.44%) MVC
14 44 (21.46%) Team Foundation Server
15 43 (20.98%) T-SQL
16 42 (20.49%) IIS
16 42 (20.49%) WCF
17 40 (19.51%) HTML
18 37 (18.05%) CSS
18 37 (18.05%) SQL Server 2000
19 36 (17.56%) ASP.NET MVC
20 35 (17.07%) ETL
21 32 (15.61%) UNIX
22 31 (15.12%) AngularJS
22 31 (15.12%) Twitter Bootstrap
23 30 (14.63%) Oracle Database
23 30 (14.63%) Performance Tuning
23 30 (14.63%) Analytical Skills

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 42 (20.49%) IIS
2 16 (7.80%) Node.js
3 8 (3.90%) MS Exchange
4 4 (1.95%) Apache
5 3 (1.46%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (0.98%) SharePoint
6 2 (0.98%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.49%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.49%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.49%) MQSeries
Applications
1 29 (14.15%) MS Office
2 11 (5.37%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.49%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 8 (3.90%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (3.41%) Changepoint
3 3 (1.46%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.46%) SaaS
2 1 (0.49%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (7.32%) Firewall
2 6 (2.93%) Internet
3 5 (2.44%) VPN
4 4 (1.95%) DNS
4 4 (1.95%) SAN
4 4 (1.95%) LAN
4 4 (1.95%) WAN
5 3 (1.46%) Network Security
6 2 (0.98%) NAS
6 2 (0.98%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.49%) DHCP
7 1 (0.49%) PBX
7 1 (0.49%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (0.49%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (26.83%) SQL Server 2008
2 37 (18.05%) SQL Server 2000
3 30 (14.63%) OLAP
3 30 (14.63%) Oracle8/8i Database
3 30 (14.63%) Oracle9i Database
3 30 (14.63%) Oracle Database
4 29 (14.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 22 (10.73%) Oracle OLAP
6 20 (9.76%) Oracle Reports
6 20 (9.76%) Oracle BI EE
7 19 (9.27%) SQL Server 2012
8 16 (7.80%) NoSQL
9 14 (6.83%) MySQL
10 13 (6.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 13 (6.34%) Relational Database
11 11 (5.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 9 (4.39%) SQL Server 2005
12 9 (4.39%) RDBMS
13 4 (1.95%) PowerCenter
14 1 (0.49%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 44 (21.46%) Team Foundation Server
2 20 (9.76%) Git (software)
3 16 (7.80%) Visual Studio
4 8 (3.90%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 8 (3.90%) ClearQuest
4 8 (3.90%) MSI
4 8 (3.90%) InstallShield
4 8 (3.90%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 7 (3.41%) FxCop
5 7 (3.41%) StyleCop
6 3 (1.46%) JIRA
7 2 (0.98%) JUnit
7 2 (0.98%) Hudson
7 2 (0.98%) MSTest
7 2 (0.98%) NUnit
8 1 (0.49%) Rational DOORS
General
1 87 (42.44%) Finance
2 19 (9.27%) Advertising
3 6 (2.93%) Manufacturing
4 3 (1.46%) Law
4 3 (1.46%) Telecoms
5 2 (0.98%) Front Office
5 2 (0.98%) Banking
6 1 (0.49%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 122 (59.51%) Developer
2 52 (25.37%) .NET Developer
3 36 (17.56%) C# Developer
4 33 (16.10%) DBA
4 33 (16.10%) C# .NET Developer
5 31 (15.12%) SQL DBA
6 26 (12.68%) Senior Developer
7 22 (10.73%) Analyst
8 20 (9.76%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 18 (8.78%) AWS Developer
10 16 (7.80%) ASP.NET Developer
11 15 (7.32%) Senior C# Developer
11 15 (7.32%) Senior .NET Developer
12 14 (6.83%) SQL Server DBA
12 14 (6.83%) OBIEE Developer
13 13 (6.34%) Support Analyst
13 13 (6.34%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
14 11 (5.37%) Infrastructure Analyst
14 11 (5.37%) Administrator
15 10 (4.88%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 113 (55.12%) .NET
2 58 (28.29%) ASP.NET
3 48 (23.41%) .NET Framework
4 46 (22.44%) XML
5 42 (20.49%) WCF
6 40 (19.51%) HTML
7 37 (18.05%) CSS
8 36 (17.56%) ASP.NET MVC
9 31 (15.12%) AngularJS
9 31 (15.12%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 30 (14.63%) XSL
11 24 (11.71%) ASP.NET Web API
12 20 (9.76%) jQuery
12 20 (9.76%) Web Services
12 20 (9.76%) COM
13 18 (8.78%) RESTful
14 17 (8.29%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 10 (4.88%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 9 (4.39%) HTML5
17 7 (3.41%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 30 (14.63%) Analytical Skills
2 28 (13.66%) Client/Server
3 20 (9.76%) N-Tier
3 20 (9.76%) Data Protection Act
4 19 (9.27%) Enterprise Software
5 8 (3.90%) Computer Science
5 8 (3.90%) CMDB
6 6 (2.93%) Mathematics
6 6 (2.93%) Physics
6 6 (2.93%) Chemistry
7 2 (0.98%) EqualLogic
8 1 (0.49%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.49%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 59 (28.78%) Windows
2 32 (15.61%) UNIX
3 25 (12.20%) Windows Server 2003
3 25 (12.20%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (8.78%) Linux
5 10 (4.88%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (2.44%) Windows NT
7 1 (0.49%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (0.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.49%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.49%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (31.22%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (24.39%) Data Modelling
3 46 (22.44%) MVC
4 35 (17.07%) ETL
5 30 (14.63%) Performance Tuning
6 27 (13.17%) Business Intelligence
7 23 (11.22%) Web Application Development
8 22 (10.73%) Performance Monitoring
8 22 (10.73%) Regression Testing
9 21 (10.24%) Migration
9 21 (10.24%) TDD
9 21 (10.24%) Data Protection
10 20 (9.76%) Capacity Planning
10 20 (9.76%) Analytics
10 20 (9.76%) ERP
11 19 (9.27%) Mentoring
12 18 (8.78%) Coaching
12 18 (8.78%) BDD
13 14 (6.83%) OO
14 13 (6.34%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 100 (48.78%) SQL
2 93 (45.37%) C#
3 47 (22.93%) JavaScript
4 43 (20.98%) T-SQL
5 30 (14.63%) Shell Script
6 17 (8.29%) Ruby
7 14 (6.83%) Java
8 13 (6.34%) PHP
9 12 (5.85%) PowerShell
10 10 (4.88%) Python
11 9 (4.39%) VB
11 9 (4.39%) C++
12 8 (3.90%) Perl
12 8 (3.90%) VB6
13 4 (1.95%) VBScript
14 2 (0.98%) VB.NET
14 2 (0.98%) Delphi
14 2 (0.98%) C
15 1 (0.49%) PL/SQL
15 1 (0.49%) VBA
Qualifications
1 20 (9.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (4.88%) Security Cleared
3 9 (4.39%) MCSD
4 7 (3.41%) SC Cleared
5 6 (2.93%) PhD
6 4 (1.95%) MCSA
6 4 (1.95%) MCITP
7 3 (1.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (1.46%) DV Cleared
7 3 (1.46%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (1.46%) MCSE
7 3 (1.46%) CCNA
8 2 (0.98%) MCTS
8 2 (0.98%) Degree
9 1 (0.49%) CCENT
9 1 (0.49%) Citrix Certification
9 1 (0.49%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.49%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.49%) QA
System Software
1 7 (3.41%) Active Directory
1 7 (3.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (2.93%) Hyper-V
2 6 (2.93%) vSphere
3 4 (1.95%) XenApp
4 1 (0.49%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (1.95%) SCCM
2 3 (1.46%) Backup Exec
3 2 (0.98%) WSUS
3 2 (0.98%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (0.98%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.49%) SCOM
4 1 (0.49%) Zenoss
4 1 (0.49%) WhatsUp Gold
4 1 (0.49%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (0.49%) HP SIM
4 1 (0.49%) Puppet
Vendors
1 78 (38.05%) Microsoft
2 47 (22.93%) Oracle
3 30 (14.63%) Informatica
4 16 (7.80%) Facebook
5 13 (6.34%) VMware
6 8 (3.90%) Cisco
6 8 (3.90%) Twitter
7 5 (2.44%) Citrix
8 3 (1.46%) Kofax
9 2 (0.98%) Sophos
9 2 (0.98%) Symantec
9 2 (0.98%) NetApp
9 2 (0.98%) Sybase
9 2 (0.98%) HP
9 2 (0.98%) Dell
10 1 (0.49%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.49%) Apple
10 1 (0.49%) TIBCO
10 1 (0.49%) McAfee
10 1 (0.49%) F5
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