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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 22 7 6
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 51 68 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 12.29% 21.05% 27.54%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 30.72% 57.14% 79.17%
Number of salaries quoted 43 63 72
Median salary £45,000 £37,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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
166 119 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 40.00% 36.84% 34.78%
Number of salaries quoted 147 102 86
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £36,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

The demand trend of job ads across the Cheltenham region citing SQL Server as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 August 2016.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, IT jobs citing SQL Server 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.

1 69 (60.00%) SQL
2 58 (50.43%) C#
2 58 (50.43%) .NET
3 47 (40.87%) Microsoft
4 46 (40.00%) ASP.NET
5 31 (26.96%) Windows
6 30 (26.09%) HTML
6 30 (26.09%) Finance
7 23 (20.00%) MVC
7 23 (20.00%) JavaScript
7 23 (20.00%) XML
8 22 (19.13%) IIS
9 21 (18.26%) Agile Software Development
9 21 (18.26%) SDLC
10 20 (17.39%) Team Foundation Server
10 20 (17.39%) CSS
11 16 (13.91%) Windows Server
11 16 (13.91%) Waterfall
12 15 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
12 15 (13.04%) .NET Framework
12 15 (13.04%) VMware
13 14 (12.17%) Scrum
13 14 (12.17%) Data Management
13 14 (12.17%) Microsoft Azure
13 14 (12.17%) OO
13 14 (12.17%) Linux
13 14 (12.17%) MS Exchange
13 14 (12.17%) Business Intelligence
13 14 (12.17%) Firewall
13 14 (12.17%) Active Directory

SQL Server
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 22 (19.13%) IIS
2 14 (12.17%) MS Exchange
3 10 (8.70%) SharePoint
4 8 (6.96%) Exchange Server 2010
4 8 (6.96%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (3.48%) Apache
6 3 (2.61%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.87%) CMS
7 1 (0.87%) SAS
Applications
1 10 (8.70%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.74%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.87%) Changepoint
Cloud Services
1 14 (12.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (6.09%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (3.48%) SaaS
4 2 (1.74%) Azure Machine Learning
4 2 (1.74%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 14 (12.17%) Firewall
2 9 (7.83%) VPN
3 7 (6.09%) iSCSI
4 6 (5.22%) SAN
5 5 (4.35%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (2.61%) DNS
7 2 (1.74%) DHCP
8 1 (0.87%) HTTP
8 1 (0.87%) IKE
8 1 (0.87%) Internet
8 1 (0.87%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (10.43%) SQL Server 2012
2 10 (8.70%) BusinessObjects
3 8 (6.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (5.22%) RDBMS
4 6 (5.22%) Relational Database
4 6 (5.22%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (4.35%) Azure SQL Database
5 5 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (4.35%) MySQL
5 5 (4.35%) NoSQL
5 5 (4.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 5 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (2.61%) Biml
6 3 (2.61%) Data Mart
6 3 (2.61%) OLAP
6 3 (2.61%) Snowflake Schema
6 3 (2.61%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (2.61%) Star Schema
7 2 (1.74%) Data Mining
7 2 (1.74%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 20 (17.39%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (9.57%) Visual Studio
3 5 (4.35%) Cucumber
3 5 (4.35%) Selenium
4 4 (3.48%) Subversion
5 3 (2.61%) ERwin
6 2 (1.74%) InstallShield
6 2 (1.74%) NUnit
6 2 (1.74%) SoapUI
6 2 (1.74%) SpecFlow
6 2 (1.74%) WiX
7 1 (0.87%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.87%) Maven
7 1 (0.87%) MSI
General
1 30 (26.09%) Finance
2 5 (4.35%) Marketing
3 2 (1.74%) Advertising
3 2 (1.74%) Banking
3 2 (1.74%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.87%) Aerospace
4 1 (0.87%) Electronics
4 1 (0.87%) Retail
Job Titles
1 53 (46.09%) Developer
2 43 (37.39%) .NET Developer
3 28 (24.35%) Analyst
4 27 (23.48%) C# .NET Developer
4 27 (23.48%) C# Developer
5 10 (8.70%) ASP.NET Developer
5 10 (8.70%) Business Data Analyst
5 10 (8.70%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 10 (8.70%) Business Intelligence Data Analyst
5 10 (8.70%) Data Analyst
5 10 (8.70%) Systems Analyst
6 7 (6.09%) SQL Developer
7 6 (5.22%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 6 (5.22%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 6 (5.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 6 (5.22%) IT Manager
7 6 (5.22%) Service Analyst
8 5 (4.35%) Administrator
8 5 (4.35%) Test and Integration Engineer
8 5 (4.35%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (50.43%) .NET
2 46 (40.00%) ASP.NET
3 30 (26.09%) HTML
4 23 (20.00%) XML
5 20 (17.39%) CSS
6 15 (13.04%) .NET Framework
7 13 (11.30%) ASP.NET MVC
8 11 (9.57%) ADO.NET
8 11 (9.57%) COM+
9 9 (7.83%) AngularJS
9 9 (7.83%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 7 (6.09%) jQuery
10 7 (6.09%) XSL
11 6 (5.22%) Entity Framework
11 6 (5.22%) Web Services
12 5 (4.35%) HTML5
13 4 (3.48%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 4 (3.48%) ASP.NET Web API
13 4 (3.48%) LAMP
13 4 (3.48%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 15 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (6.09%) Enterprise Storage
3 4 (3.48%) N-Tier
4 3 (2.61%) Data Centre
5 2 (1.74%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.74%) Data Protection Act
5 2 (1.74%) Digital Media
5 2 (1.74%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.74%) EqualLogic
5 2 (1.74%) Public Cloud
5 2 (1.74%) Statistics
5 2 (1.74%) Streaming Music
6 1 (0.87%) Blog
6 1 (0.87%) Cyberthreat
6 1 (0.87%) iPad
6 1 (0.87%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.87%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 31 (26.96%) Windows
2 16 (13.91%) Windows Server
3 14 (12.17%) Linux
4 13 (11.30%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (9.57%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (2.61%) Android
6 3 (2.61%) Apple iOS
6 3 (2.61%) CentOS
6 3 (2.61%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (1.74%) FreeNAS
7 2 (1.74%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.87%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (20.00%) MVC
2 21 (18.26%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (18.26%) SDLC
3 16 (13.91%) Waterfall
4 14 (12.17%) Business Intelligence
4 14 (12.17%) Data Management
4 14 (12.17%) OO
4 14 (12.17%) Scrum
5 13 (11.30%) Business Analysis
5 13 (11.30%) Stakeholder Management
6 12 (10.43%) Data Analysis
7 9 (7.83%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (7.83%) Software Engineering
8 8 (6.96%) Web Development
9 7 (6.09%) OOP
10 6 (5.22%) Continuous Improvement
10 6 (5.22%) Data Modelling
10 6 (5.22%) Performance Testing
10 6 (5.22%) Systems Analysis
11 5 (4.35%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 69 (60.00%) SQL
2 58 (50.43%) C#
3 23 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 13 (11.30%) T-SQL
5 11 (9.57%) C++
5 11 (9.57%) VB
5 11 (9.57%) VB6
6 9 (7.83%) Perl
6 9 (7.83%) Python
7 5 (4.35%) TypeScript
8 4 (3.48%) PowerShell
9 2 (1.74%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.87%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.87%) Ruby
10 1 (0.87%) SAS Macro
10 1 (0.87%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 12 (10.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (9.57%) MCSE
3 10 (8.70%) CCNA
3 10 (8.70%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (8.70%) MCITP
4 8 (6.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 7 (6.09%) Degree
6 4 (3.48%) MCSA
7 3 (2.61%) Citrix Certification
7 3 (2.61%) ISEB
7 3 (2.61%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.87%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.87%) MCSD
8 1 (0.87%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.87%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.87%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.61%) QA
System Software
1 14 (12.17%) Active Directory
2 12 (10.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (7.83%) Hyper-V
4 4 (3.48%) XenApp
5 3 (2.61%) vSphere
6 2 (1.74%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 3 (2.61%) Backup Exec
1 3 (2.61%) NetBackup
1 3 (2.61%) Norton AntiVirus
1 3 (2.61%) WSUS
Vendors
1 47 (40.87%) Microsoft
2 15 (13.04%) VMware
3 11 (9.57%) Oracle
4 9 (7.83%) Cisco
4 9 (7.83%) Dell
4 9 (7.83%) HP
5 4 (3.48%) Citrix
6 3 (2.61%) Alteryx
6 3 (2.61%) NetApp
6 3 (2.61%) Sophos
6 3 (2.61%) Symantec
7 2 (1.74%) Apple
7 2 (1.74%) Google
7 2 (1.74%) IBM
7 2 (1.74%) Palo Alto
7 2 (1.74%) Rackspace
7 2 (1.74%) Remedy
8 1 (0.87%) i2
8 1 (0.87%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.87%) Sage
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