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

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 4 8 6
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -2
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 99 84 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 24.63% 24.49% 28.81%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 83.90% 75.00% 89.47%
Number of salaries quoted 77 73 67
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 £29,800 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £51,000 £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
118 112 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 29.35% 32.65% 32.20%
Number of salaries quoted 90 100 75
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 £32,500 £28,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £45,000 £50,600
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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 17 April 2015.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

1 115 (55.29%) .NET
2 108 (51.92%) SQL
3 90 (43.27%) C#
4 89 (42.79%) Finance
5 77 (37.02%) Microsoft
6 62 (29.81%) Windows
7 61 (29.33%) Agile Software Development
8 58 (27.88%) ASP.NET
9 52 (25.00%) Data Modelling
9 52 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
10 50 (24.04%) Oracle
11 48 (23.08%) JavaScript
12 47 (22.60%) MVC
13 45 (21.63%) T-SQL
14 43 (20.67%) HTML
14 43 (20.67%) IIS
14 43 (20.67%) XML
15 42 (20.19%) .NET Framework
16 40 (19.23%) WCF
16 40 (19.23%) Team Foundation Server
17 39 (18.75%) SQL Server 2000
18 38 (18.27%) CSS
18 38 (18.27%) ETL
19 36 (17.31%) ASP.NET MVC
20 34 (16.35%) Analytical Skills
21 33 (15.87%) UNIX
22 32 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
22 32 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
23 31 (14.90%) Oracle8/8i Database
23 31 (14.90%) Oracle9i Database

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 43 (20.67%) IIS
2 13 (6.25%) Node.js
3 7 (3.37%) MS Exchange
4 4 (1.92%) Apache
5 3 (1.44%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (0.96%) SharePoint
6 2 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.48%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.48%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.48%) MQSeries
Applications
1 29 (13.94%) MS Office
2 14 (6.73%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.48%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.48%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (3.85%) Changepoint
2 7 (3.37%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (1.44%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.48%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.48%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.48%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (7.21%) Firewall
2 6 (2.88%) Internet
3 5 (2.40%) VPN
4 4 (1.92%) DNS
4 4 (1.92%) SAN
4 4 (1.92%) LAN
4 4 (1.92%) WAN
5 3 (1.44%) Network Security
6 2 (0.96%) NAS
7 1 (0.48%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (0.48%) DHCP
7 1 (0.48%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.48%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 39 (18.75%) SQL Server 2000
3 32 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 31 (14.90%) OLAP
4 31 (14.90%) Oracle8/8i Database
4 31 (14.90%) Oracle9i Database
4 31 (14.90%) Oracle Database
5 22 (10.58%) SQL Server 2012
5 22 (10.58%) Oracle OLAP
6 20 (9.62%) Oracle Reports
6 20 (9.62%) Oracle BI EE
7 15 (7.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 14 (6.73%) MySQL
9 13 (6.25%) NoSQL
9 13 (6.25%) Relational Database
10 12 (5.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 9 (4.33%) SQL Server 2005
11 9 (4.33%) RDBMS
12 4 (1.92%) PowerCenter
13 1 (0.48%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 40 (19.23%) Team Foundation Server
2 16 (7.69%) Git (software)
2 16 (7.69%) Visual Studio
3 9 (4.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 8 (3.85%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 8 (3.85%) ClearQuest
4 8 (3.85%) MSI
4 8 (3.85%) InstallShield
5 7 (3.37%) FxCop
5 7 (3.37%) StyleCop
6 5 (2.40%) NUnit
7 3 (1.44%) Subversion
7 3 (1.44%) JIRA
7 3 (1.44%) Rhino Mocks
8 2 (0.96%) Hudson
8 2 (0.96%) JUnit
8 2 (0.96%) MSTest
General
1 89 (42.79%) Finance
2 16 (7.69%) Advertising
3 9 (4.33%) Manufacturing
4 3 (1.44%) Law
5 2 (0.96%) Front Office
6 1 (0.48%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.48%) Banking
6 1 (0.48%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 120 (57.69%) Developer
2 52 (25.00%) .NET Developer
3 37 (17.79%) C# Developer
4 34 (16.35%) DBA
5 33 (15.87%) C# .NET Developer
6 32 (15.38%) SQL DBA
7 26 (12.50%) Senior Developer
8 24 (11.54%) Analyst
9 20 (9.62%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 16 (7.69%) ASP.NET Developer
11 15 (7.21%) SQL Server DBA
11 15 (7.21%) Senior C# Developer
11 15 (7.21%) AWS Developer
12 14 (6.73%) OBIEE Developer
12 14 (6.73%) Senior .NET Developer
13 13 (6.25%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
14 12 (5.77%) Administrator
14 12 (5.77%) Support Analyst
15 11 (5.29%) Infrastructure Analyst
16 10 (4.81%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 115 (55.29%) .NET
2 58 (27.88%) ASP.NET
3 43 (20.67%) HTML
3 43 (20.67%) XML
4 42 (20.19%) .NET Framework
5 40 (19.23%) WCF
6 38 (18.27%) CSS
7 36 (17.31%) ASP.NET MVC
8 27 (12.98%) XSL
8 27 (12.98%) AngularJS
8 27 (12.98%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 22 (10.58%) Web Services
10 21 (10.10%) COM
10 21 (10.10%) ASP.NET Web API
11 20 (9.62%) jQuery
12 15 (7.21%) RESTful
13 14 (6.73%) Entity Framework
14 11 (5.29%) HTML5
14 11 (5.29%) LINQ
15 10 (4.81%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 34 (16.35%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (13.94%) Client/Server
3 21 (10.10%) N-Tier
3 21 (10.10%) Data Protection Act
4 16 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
5 9 (4.33%) Computer Science
6 8 (3.85%) CMDB
7 6 (2.88%) Mathematics
7 6 (2.88%) Physics
7 6 (2.88%) Chemistry
8 3 (1.44%) Social Network
8 3 (1.44%) Visualisation
9 2 (0.96%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 62 (29.81%) Windows
2 33 (15.87%) UNIX
3 25 (12.02%) Windows Server 2003
3 25 (12.02%) Windows Server 2008
4 20 (9.62%) Linux
5 11 (5.29%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (3.37%) Windows NT
7 1 (0.48%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (0.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (29.33%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (25.00%) Data Modelling
3 47 (22.60%) MVC
4 38 (18.27%) ETL
5 32 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
6 29 (13.94%) Business Intelligence
7 23 (11.06%) Performance Monitoring
7 23 (11.06%) Web Application Development
8 22 (10.58%) Data Protection
8 22 (10.58%) Migration
9 21 (10.10%) ERP
9 21 (10.10%) TDD
9 21 (10.10%) Capacity Planning
10 20 (9.62%) Analytics
11 19 (9.13%) Mentoring
11 19 (9.13%) Coaching
11 19 (9.13%) Regression Testing
12 17 (8.17%) OO
13 15 (7.21%) BDD
14 13 (6.25%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 108 (51.92%) SQL
2 90 (43.27%) C#
3 48 (23.08%) JavaScript
4 45 (21.63%) T-SQL
5 31 (14.90%) Shell Script
6 16 (7.69%) Ruby
7 14 (6.73%) PHP
7 14 (6.73%) Java
8 12 (5.77%) PowerShell
9 10 (4.81%) VB
9 10 (4.81%) Python
10 9 (4.33%) VB6
10 9 (4.33%) C++
11 8 (3.85%) Perl
12 3 (1.44%) VBScript
13 2 (0.96%) VB.NET
13 2 (0.96%) R
13 2 (0.96%) Delphi
13 2 (0.96%) C
14 1 (0.48%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (9.13%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (4.81%) Security Cleared
3 9 (4.33%) MCSD
4 7 (3.37%) PhD
4 7 (3.37%) SC Cleared
5 4 (1.92%) MCITP
5 4 (1.92%) MCSA
6 3 (1.44%) MCSE
6 3 (1.44%) Degree
6 3 (1.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (1.44%) DV Cleared
7 2 (0.96%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (0.96%) CCNA
8 1 (0.48%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (0.48%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.48%) MCP
8 1 (0.48%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.48%) QA
System Software
1 7 (3.37%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (2.88%) Active Directory
2 6 (2.88%) vSphere
3 5 (2.40%) Hyper-V
4 4 (1.92%) XenApp
5 1 (0.48%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (1.44%) Backup Exec
1 3 (1.44%) SCCM
2 2 (0.96%) WSUS
2 2 (0.96%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (0.96%) NetBackup
3 1 (0.48%) Zenoss
3 1 (0.48%) WhatsUp Gold
3 1 (0.48%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (0.48%) HP SIM
3 1 (0.48%) Puppet
Vendors
1 77 (37.02%) Microsoft
2 50 (24.04%) Oracle
3 31 (14.90%) Informatica
4 13 (6.25%) VMware
4 13 (6.25%) Facebook
5 7 (3.37%) Twitter
5 7 (3.37%) Cisco
6 5 (2.40%) Citrix
7 3 (1.44%) Kofax
8 2 (0.96%) Sophos
8 2 (0.96%) Symantec
8 2 (0.96%) NetApp
8 2 (0.96%) Sybase
8 2 (0.96%) HP
9 1 (0.48%) Dell
9 1 (0.48%) Cognos
9 1 (0.48%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.48%) Apple
9 1 (0.48%) JD Edwards
9 1 (0.48%) TIBCO
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Infoplus Technologies UK Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 40,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Cheltenham
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Salary: £25000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago