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

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 8 6 6
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 66 71 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 19.88% 26.01% 24.08%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 57.89% 76.34% 76.67%
Number of salaries quoted 61 67 43
Average salary £37,750 £37,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.02% +13.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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
114 93 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 34.34% 34.07% 31.41%
Number of salaries quoted 98 83 57
Average salary £47,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 August 2015.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 87 (55.41%) .NET
2 83 (52.87%) SQL
3 70 (44.59%) C#
4 67 (42.68%) Microsoft
5 63 (40.13%) Finance
6 50 (31.85%) ASP.NET
7 47 (29.94%) SQL Server 2008
7 47 (29.94%) Team Foundation Server
8 46 (29.30%) Windows
8 46 (29.30%) MVC
9 42 (26.75%) HTML
9 42 (26.75%) JavaScript
10 38 (24.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 38 (24.20%) SDLC
11 36 (22.93%) XML
12 32 (20.38%) Web Services
13 30 (19.11%) T-SQL
13 30 (19.11%) SQL Server 2000
14 29 (18.47%) MS Excel
15 27 (17.20%) IIS
16 26 (16.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 26 (16.56%) jQuery
17 25 (15.92%) CSS
17 25 (15.92%) Mentoring
18 24 (15.29%) Windows Server 2008
18 24 (15.29%) WSDL
19 23 (14.65%) ASP.NET MVC
19 23 (14.65%) SQL Server 2012
20 22 (14.01%) LINQ
21 21 (13.38%) Data Modelling

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 27 (17.20%) IIS
2 9 (5.73%) MS Exchange
3 7 (4.46%) SharePoint
4 3 (1.91%) Lync
4 3 (1.91%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (1.91%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (1.91%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (1.91%) Apache
4 3 (1.91%) SAS
5 2 (1.27%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.64%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.64%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 29 (18.47%) MS Excel
2 14 (8.92%) MS Office
3 1 (0.64%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.64%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (7.01%) Changepoint
2 2 (1.27%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (1.27%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.64%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.64%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.91%) Office 365
2 1 (0.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.64%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (10.83%) SMTP
2 12 (7.64%) Firewall
3 11 (7.01%) FTP
3 11 (7.01%) HTTP
3 11 (7.01%) SMPP
4 7 (4.46%) DNS
5 6 (3.82%) DHCP
5 6 (3.82%) TCP/IP
5 6 (3.82%) SAN
6 4 (2.55%) Network Security
7 3 (1.91%) Wireless
7 3 (1.91%) IPv4
7 3 (1.91%) VPN
7 3 (1.91%) Ethernet
7 3 (1.91%) LAN
7 3 (1.91%) VoIP
8 1 (0.64%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (29.94%) SQL Server 2008
2 38 (24.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 30 (19.11%) SQL Server 2000
4 26 (16.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 23 (14.65%) SQL Server 2012
6 17 (10.83%) SQL Server 2005
7 14 (8.92%) Relational Database
8 13 (8.28%) Oracle Database
8 13 (8.28%) Oracle8/8i Database
8 13 (8.28%) Oracle9i Database
8 13 (8.28%) OLAP
9 12 (7.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 8 (5.10%) MySQL
11 5 (3.18%) RDBMS
12 2 (1.27%) Data Warehouse
12 2 (1.27%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 47 (29.94%) Team Foundation Server
2 20 (12.74%) Visual Studio
3 19 (12.10%) Subversion
4 12 (7.64%) InstallShield
5 11 (7.01%) NUnit
6 10 (6.37%) Rhino Mocks
7 8 (5.10%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 6 (3.82%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 3 (1.91%) MSI
9 3 (1.91%) ClearQuest
10 2 (1.27%) ERwin
10 2 (1.27%) Hudson
11 1 (0.64%) SoapUI
11 1 (0.64%) SpecFlow
General
1 63 (40.13%) Finance
2 11 (7.01%) Telecoms
3 6 (3.82%) Manufacturing
4 3 (1.91%) Back Office
4 3 (1.91%) Advertising
5 1 (0.64%) Banking
Job Titles
1 82 (52.23%) Developer
2 36 (22.93%) .NET Developer
3 25 (15.92%) SQL DBA
3 25 (15.92%) Analyst
3 25 (15.92%) DBA
4 23 (14.65%) C# Developer
5 20 (12.74%) C# .NET Developer
5 20 (12.74%) Software Developer
5 20 (12.74%) Administrator
6 17 (10.83%) Senior Developer
7 14 (8.92%) SQL Server DBA
8 13 (8.28%) Informatica Developer
9 12 (7.64%) Support Analyst
10 10 (6.37%) Senior C# Developer
11 9 (5.73%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 8 (5.10%) Programmer
13 7 (4.46%) Infrastructure Analyst
13 7 (4.46%) Senior .NET Developer
14 6 (3.82%) Release Analyst
14 6 (3.82%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (55.41%) .NET
2 50 (31.85%) ASP.NET
3 42 (26.75%) HTML
4 36 (22.93%) XML
5 32 (20.38%) Web Services
6 26 (16.56%) jQuery
7 25 (15.92%) CSS
8 24 (15.29%) WSDL
9 23 (14.65%) ASP.NET MVC
10 22 (14.01%) LINQ
11 19 (12.10%) WCF
12 15 (9.55%) SOAP
13 13 (8.28%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 13 (8.28%) Ajax
13 13 (8.28%) .NET Framework
14 12 (7.64%) XML Schema
14 12 (7.64%) XSL
15 11 (7.01%) XSLT
15 11 (7.01%) COM+
15 11 (7.01%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (10.19%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (8.92%) Client/Server
3 10 (6.37%) Social Network
4 8 (5.10%) N-Tier
4 8 (5.10%) Data Protection Act
4 8 (5.10%) Mobile App
5 7 (4.46%) Management Information System
6 6 (3.82%) Computer Science
7 5 (3.18%) iSeries
7 5 (3.18%) LPAR
7 5 (3.18%) Mathematics
7 5 (3.18%) AS400
7 5 (3.18%) Clustering
8 3 (1.91%) Visualisation
8 3 (1.91%) User Experience
8 3 (1.91%) CMDB
9 2 (1.27%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 46 (29.30%) Windows
2 24 (15.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (12.10%) Windows Server 2003
4 16 (10.19%) UNIX
5 14 (8.92%) Linux
6 11 (7.01%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (5.10%) Windows 2000 Server
8 5 (3.18%) Windows NT
9 3 (1.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (1.91%) Windows 8
9 3 (1.91%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (29.30%) MVC
2 38 (24.20%) SDLC
3 25 (15.92%) Mentoring
4 21 (13.38%) Data Modelling
4 21 (13.38%) Performance Tuning
5 20 (12.74%) ETL
5 20 (12.74%) OO
6 18 (11.46%) TDD
7 16 (10.19%) Agile Software Development
7 16 (10.19%) Coaching
8 15 (9.55%) Business Intelligence
9 14 (8.92%) Scrum
9 14 (8.92%) Release Management
9 14 (8.92%) Data Protection
10 12 (7.64%) Configuration Management
10 12 (7.64%) Capacity Planning
11 11 (7.01%) Technical Analysis
11 11 (7.01%) Performance Testing
11 11 (7.01%) Load Testing
12 10 (6.37%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 83 (52.87%) SQL
2 70 (44.59%) C#
3 42 (26.75%) JavaScript
4 30 (19.11%) T-SQL
5 15 (9.55%) C++
6 13 (8.28%) PHP
6 13 (8.28%) VB
6 13 (8.28%) Shell Script
7 12 (7.64%) XQuery
7 12 (7.64%) XPath
7 12 (7.64%) VB6
8 10 (6.37%) Java
9 7 (4.46%) VBScript
10 5 (3.18%) PowerShell
10 5 (3.18%) Ruby
10 5 (3.18%) VB.NET
10 5 (3.18%) COBOL
11 2 (1.27%) Python
11 2 (1.27%) C
11 2 (1.27%) Perl
Qualifications
1 13 (8.28%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (5.73%) Security Cleared
3 8 (5.10%) Degree
4 7 (4.46%) MCITP
4 7 (4.46%) MCSA
5 6 (3.82%) MCSE
5 6 (3.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 6 (3.82%) SC Cleared
6 5 (3.18%) MCSD
7 4 (2.55%) CCNA
7 4 (2.55%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (1.91%) Citrix Certification
9 2 (1.27%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.64%) ISTQB
10 1 (0.64%) ISEB
10 1 (0.64%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.64%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.55%) QA
System Software
1 9 (5.73%) vSphere
2 6 (3.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (3.82%) Hyper-V
3 5 (3.18%) XenApp
3 5 (3.18%) Terminal Services
4 4 (2.55%) Active Directory
5 2 (1.27%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.64%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 8 (5.10%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 6 (3.82%) Norton AntiVirus
2 6 (3.82%) NetBackup
2 6 (3.82%) Backup Exec
2 6 (3.82%) WSUS
2 6 (3.82%) SCCM
3 5 (3.18%) Zenoss
3 5 (3.18%) WhatsUp Gold
4 3 (1.91%) SCOM
5 1 (0.64%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 67 (42.68%) Microsoft
2 18 (11.46%) Oracle
3 13 (8.28%) VMware
3 13 (8.28%) Informatica
4 6 (3.82%) Citrix
4 6 (3.82%) NetApp
4 6 (3.82%) Sophos
4 6 (3.82%) Symantec
5 5 (3.18%) Cisco
5 5 (3.18%) IBM
6 3 (1.91%) Remedy
6 3 (1.91%) Dell
6 3 (1.91%) Red Hat
6 3 (1.91%) Cognos
7 2 (1.27%) SAP
7 2 (1.27%) Tableau
8 1 (0.64%) McAfee
8 1 (0.64%) JD Edwards
8 1 (0.64%) HP
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Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Big Red Recruitment Midlands Ltd
Posted: 9 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
ISL
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + + pension
Posted: 20 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum + 9% Pension + 25 Days holiday
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £46500 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheltenham
Sanderson
Salary: £50000 - £450000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago