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 31 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 7 6 6
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 76 44 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 25.68% 21.89% 22.61%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 73.08% 69.84% 67.46%
Number of salaries quoted 67 41 83
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,600 £22,500 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Cheltenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
104 63 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 35.14% 31.34% 33.51%
Number of salaries quoted 88 60 117
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £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 31 July 2014.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 31 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.

1 107 (65.24%) .NET
2 106 (64.63%) C#
3 90 (54.88%) ASP.NET
4 82 (50.00%) SQL
5 61 (37.20%) HTML
5 61 (37.20%) XML
5 61 (37.20%) Microsoft
6 59 (35.98%) CSS
7 54 (32.93%) SQL Server 2008
8 51 (31.10%) Windows
8 51 (31.10%) Finance
9 50 (30.49%) MS Excel
10 48 (29.27%) Web Services
11 47 (28.66%) JavaScript
12 43 (26.22%) ASP.NET MVC
13 34 (20.73%) T-SQL
14 32 (19.51%) WCF
15 30 (18.29%) Windows Server 2008
15 30 (18.29%) Team Foundation Server
16 29 (17.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 28 (17.07%) MVC
18 27 (16.46%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
19 26 (15.85%) Relational Database
20 24 (14.63%) Enterprise Software
20 24 (14.63%) .NET Framework
21 23 (14.02%) Windows Server 2012
21 23 (14.02%) Oracle
22 22 (13.41%) Mobile App
22 22 (13.41%) SQL Server 2012
23 21 (12.80%) XPath

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 (7.93%) Node.js
2 9 (5.49%) IIS
3 5 (3.05%) MS Exchange
3 5 (3.05%) ColdFusion
4 4 (2.44%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 50 (30.49%) MS Excel
2 7 (4.27%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.22%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.61%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (6.10%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (11.59%) SMTP
1 19 (11.59%) FTP
2 7 (4.27%) Internet
3 4 (2.44%) Network Security
4 2 (1.22%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.61%) Firewall
5 1 (0.61%) DNS
5 1 (0.61%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (32.93%) SQL Server 2008
2 29 (17.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 26 (15.85%) Relational Database
4 22 (13.41%) SQL Server 2012
5 14 (8.54%) Crystal Reports
6 13 (7.93%) NoSQL
7 9 (5.49%) MySQL
8 7 (4.27%) Data Warehouse
9 6 (3.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 5 (3.05%) SQL Server 2000
11 2 (1.22%) RDBMS
11 2 (1.22%) Hadoop
11 2 (1.22%) SQL Server 2005
11 2 (1.22%) Apache Accumulo
12 1 (0.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 30 (18.29%) Team Foundation Server
2 13 (7.93%) Git (software)
3 5 (3.05%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 5 (3.05%) Dreamweaver
4 4 (2.44%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.61%) Subversion
General
1 51 (31.10%) Finance
2 20 (12.20%) Telecoms
3 7 (4.27%) Advertising
4 2 (1.22%) Marketing
5 1 (0.61%) Military
5 1 (0.61%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 104 (63.41%) Developer
2 74 (45.12%) .NET Developer
3 41 (25.00%) C# Developer
4 39 (23.78%) C# .NET Developer
5 34 (20.73%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 25 (15.24%) ASP.NET Developer
7 22 (13.41%) Software Developer
8 21 (12.80%) .NET Software Developer
9 16 (9.76%) Lead Developer
10 12 (7.32%) Technical Leader
10 12 (7.32%) Applications Support
10 12 (7.32%) Analyst
11 11 (6.71%) Architect
11 11 (6.71%) Technical Architect
11 11 (6.71%) Software Architect
12 10 (6.10%) Support Analyst
12 10 (6.10%) 2nd Line Support
13 9 (5.49%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
13 9 (5.49%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
13 9 (5.49%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 107 (65.24%) .NET
2 90 (54.88%) ASP.NET
3 61 (37.20%) HTML
3 61 (37.20%) XML
4 59 (35.98%) CSS
5 48 (29.27%) Web Services
6 43 (26.22%) ASP.NET MVC
7 32 (19.51%) WCF
8 24 (14.63%) .NET Framework
9 20 (12.20%) ASP.NET MVC 3
10 19 (11.59%) ASP.NET 2.0
11 18 (10.98%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 18 (10.98%) jQuery
12 16 (9.76%) WPF
13 13 (7.93%) RESTful
13 13 (7.93%) ASP.NET Web API
14 12 (7.32%) XSL
15 10 (6.10%) Ajax
16 9 (5.49%) HTML5
16 9 (5.49%) Managed Extensibility Framework
Miscellaneous
1 24 (14.63%) Enterprise Software
2 22 (13.41%) Mobile App
3 7 (4.27%) Social Network
4 5 (3.05%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.44%) N-Tier
6 3 (1.83%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 51 (31.10%) Windows
2 30 (18.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 23 (14.02%) Windows Server 2012
4 14 (8.54%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (3.05%) Windows 2000 Server
6 2 (1.22%) Windows 8
6 2 (1.22%) Windows Phone
6 2 (1.22%) Windows Phone 8
7 1 (0.61%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (17.07%) MVC
2 21 (12.80%) Time Management
3 20 (12.20%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (12.20%) SOA
4 19 (11.59%) Mobile Application Development
5 14 (8.54%) TDD
6 13 (7.93%) BDD
6 13 (7.93%) Web Application Development
7 12 (7.32%) Regression Testing
8 11 (6.71%) OOP
9 9 (5.49%) Scrum
10 8 (4.88%) Business Intelligence
11 7 (4.27%) V-Model
11 7 (4.27%) Technical Architecture
12 5 (3.05%) Data Protection
12 5 (3.05%) Service Delivery
12 5 (3.05%) Disaster Recovery
12 5 (3.05%) Workflow
12 5 (3.05%) OO
12 5 (3.05%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 106 (64.63%) C#
2 82 (50.00%) SQL
3 47 (28.66%) JavaScript
4 34 (20.73%) T-SQL
5 21 (12.80%) XPath
6 19 (11.59%) XQuery
6 19 (11.59%) Java
7 17 (10.37%) PL/SQL
8 13 (7.93%) Ruby
9 9 (5.49%) VB
10 7 (4.27%) C
10 7 (4.27%) PHP
11 3 (1.83%) XAML
11 3 (1.83%) VB.NET
11 3 (1.83%) C++
12 2 (1.22%) PHP5
13 1 (0.61%) R
Qualifications
1 2 (1.22%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (1.22%) MCP
1 2 (1.22%) MCSE
1 2 (1.22%) Degree
2 1 (0.61%) MCTS
2 1 (0.61%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (12.80%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.22%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 27 (16.46%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 61 (37.20%) Microsoft
2 23 (14.02%) Oracle
3 16 (9.76%) webMethods
4 13 (7.93%) Facebook
5 7 (4.27%) Twitter
6 5 (3.05%) Adobe
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Posted: 14 hours ago
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: From £27,000 to £32,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
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Salary: £250.00 - £350.00 per annum
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