The table below looks at the statistics for SQL 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 over the 3 months to 5 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 11 3 1
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -2
Permanent jobs citing SQL 57 95 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 19.59% 31.67% 42.16%
As % of the Programming Languages category 32.57% 50.53% 60.14%
Number of salaries quoted 56 82 81
Average salary £36,000 £37,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.70% +13.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,250 £45,000 £40,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +4.05%
SQL
Gloucestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheltenham region.

Programming Languages Category
Cheltenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
175 188 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 60.14% 62.67% 70.10%
Number of salaries quoted 168 160 135
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,100 £24,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL across the Cheltenham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

SQL
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL across the Cheltenham region.

SQL Salary Trend in Cheltenham

SQL
Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL across the Cheltenham region over the 3 months to 5 August 2015.

SQL Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT jobs across the Cheltenham region citing SQL 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.

1 89 (58.94%) SQL Server
2 75 (49.67%) Finance
3 62 (41.06%) .NET
4 56 (37.09%) Microsoft
5 52 (34.44%) C#
6 49 (32.45%) XML
7 45 (29.80%) Windows
8 43 (28.48%) Web Services
9 40 (26.49%) HTML
9 40 (26.49%) JavaScript
10 37 (24.50%) SQL Server 2008
11 36 (23.84%) T-SQL
12 33 (21.85%) MVC
13 32 (21.19%) ASP.NET
14 30 (19.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 30 (19.87%) Coaching
15 29 (19.21%) SDLC
16 27 (17.88%) Windows Server 2008
16 27 (17.88%) Performance Testing
17 26 (17.22%) IIS
18 24 (15.89%) Team Foundation Server
19 23 (15.23%) CSS
20 22 (14.57%) WSDL
20 22 (14.57%) Mentoring
21 21 (13.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
22 20 (13.25%) SQL Server 2012
23 19 (12.58%) Analytical Skills
23 19 (12.58%) Windows Server 2003
24 18 (11.92%) MS Office
24 18 (11.92%) MS Excel

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT jobs across the Cheltenham region citing SQL 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 26 (17.22%) IIS
2 5 (3.31%) Lync
3 4 (2.65%) Apache
3 4 (2.65%) MS Exchange
4 3 (1.99%) SAS
4 3 (1.99%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (1.99%) SharePoint
4 3 (1.99%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (1.99%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (1.99%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (1.32%) OpenStack
5 2 (1.32%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 18 (11.92%) MS Office
1 18 (11.92%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.32%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.66%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.66%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (7.28%) Changepoint
2 3 (1.99%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (1.99%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.66%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (0.66%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.66%) Oracle SCM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.99%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (1.99%) Office 365
2 2 (1.32%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (1.32%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (11.26%) TCP/IP
2 14 (9.27%) SMTP
3 13 (8.61%) Firewall
3 13 (8.61%) HTTP
4 12 (7.95%) DNS
4 12 (7.95%) FTP
5 9 (5.96%) DHCP
6 7 (4.64%) SSL
6 7 (4.64%) Wireshark
6 7 (4.64%) tcpdump
7 6 (3.97%) SMPP
7 6 (3.97%) LDAP
8 5 (3.31%) Telnet
9 4 (2.65%) WAN
9 4 (2.65%) VPN
9 4 (2.65%) SAN
10 3 (1.99%) Wireless
10 3 (1.99%) VLAN
10 3 (1.99%) iSCSI
10 3 (1.99%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 89 (58.94%) SQL Server
2 37 (24.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 30 (19.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 21 (13.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 20 (13.25%) SQL Server 2012
6 17 (11.26%) Relational Database
7 13 (8.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 12 (7.95%) SQL Server 2005
8 12 (7.95%) SQL Server 2000
9 11 (7.28%) MySQL
10 6 (3.97%) RDBMS
11 5 (3.31%) Data Warehouse
11 5 (3.31%) MongoDB
12 4 (2.65%) NoSQL
13 1 (0.66%) Oracle BI EE
13 1 (0.66%) DB2
13 1 (0.66%) Oracle Reports
13 1 (0.66%) BusinessObjects
13 1 (0.66%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 24 (15.89%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (7.95%) Visual Studio
3 9 (5.96%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 2 (1.32%) Hudson
4 2 (1.32%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (1.32%) ClearQuest
4 2 (1.32%) MSI
4 2 (1.32%) InstallShield
5 1 (0.66%) JIRA
5 1 (0.66%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.66%) ERwin
5 1 (0.66%) JUnit
General
1 75 (49.67%) Finance
2 7 (4.64%) Manufacturing
3 6 (3.97%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.32%) Advertising
5 1 (0.66%) Retail
5 1 (0.66%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 53 (35.10%) Developer
2 45 (29.80%) Analyst
3 23 (15.23%) Software Developer
4 22 (14.57%) DBA
4 22 (14.57%) SQL DBA
5 18 (11.92%) Administrator
6 17 (11.26%) Senior Developer
7 16 (10.60%) C# Developer
8 15 (9.93%) .NET Developer
9 13 (8.61%) Support Analyst
9 13 (8.61%) Test Analyst
10 11 (7.28%) C# .NET Developer
11 9 (5.96%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 9 (5.96%) SQL Server DBA
11 9 (5.96%) Senior C# Developer
12 8 (5.30%) Senior .NET Developer
13 7 (4.64%) Business Analyst
14 6 (3.97%) Graduate
14 6 (3.97%) Graduate Developer
14 6 (3.97%) Graduate Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (41.06%) .NET
2 49 (32.45%) XML
3 43 (28.48%) Web Services
4 40 (26.49%) HTML
5 32 (21.19%) ASP.NET
6 23 (15.23%) CSS
7 22 (14.57%) WSDL
8 18 (11.92%) jQuery
9 16 (10.60%) .NET Framework
9 16 (10.60%) SOAP
10 15 (9.93%) XML Schema
11 13 (8.61%) WCF
11 13 (8.61%) XSLT
11 13 (8.61%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 12 (7.95%) XSL
13 11 (7.28%) XHTML
13 11 (7.28%) COM+
13 11 (7.28%) LINQ
14 9 (5.96%) ASP.NET MVC
14 9 (5.96%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 19 (12.58%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (7.28%) Client/Server
3 9 (5.96%) N-Tier
3 9 (5.96%) Data Protection Act
4 6 (3.97%) AS400
4 6 (3.97%) Mobile App
4 6 (3.97%) iSeries
5 5 (3.31%) LPAR
5 5 (3.31%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.99%) Clustering
6 3 (1.99%) PDA
6 3 (1.99%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.99%) CMDB
6 3 (1.99%) Visualisation
6 3 (1.99%) Data Extraction
7 2 (1.32%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (1.32%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.66%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 45 (29.80%) Windows
2 27 (17.88%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (12.58%) Windows Server 2003
4 14 (9.27%) Linux
5 13 (8.61%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (3.97%) UNIX
6 6 (3.97%) Windows 2000 Server
7 5 (3.31%) Windows NT
8 2 (1.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.66%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (21.85%) MVC
2 30 (19.87%) Coaching
3 29 (19.21%) SDLC
4 27 (17.88%) Performance Testing
5 22 (14.57%) Mentoring
6 18 (11.92%) Performance Tuning
7 14 (9.27%) Load Testing
8 13 (8.61%) Test Scripting
8 13 (8.61%) Test Strategy
8 13 (8.61%) Non-Functional Testing
8 13 (8.61%) OO
8 13 (8.61%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (7.28%) Stakeholder Management
10 10 (6.62%) Configuration Management
10 10 (6.62%) Data Protection
11 9 (5.96%) Capacity Planning
11 9 (5.96%) Performance Monitoring
11 9 (5.96%) Data Modelling
11 9 (5.96%) SOA
11 9 (5.96%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 52 (34.44%) C#
2 40 (26.49%) JavaScript
3 36 (23.84%) T-SQL
4 17 (11.26%) C++
4 17 (11.26%) Java
5 16 (10.60%) PHP
6 15 (9.93%) VB
7 12 (7.95%) VB6
8 7 (4.64%) XQuery
8 7 (4.64%) C
8 7 (4.64%) XPath
9 5 (3.31%) COBOL
9 5 (3.31%) Ruby
9 5 (3.31%) VB.NET
10 4 (2.65%) Python
11 3 (1.99%) VBScript
11 3 (1.99%) Perl
12 2 (1.32%) PL/SQL
12 2 (1.32%) R
13 1 (0.66%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (7.95%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (6.62%) Degree
3 7 (4.64%) SC Cleared
3 7 (4.64%) Security Cleared
4 6 (3.97%) MCSD
5 5 (3.31%) ISEB
5 5 (3.31%) GCIA
5 5 (3.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (1.99%) CCA
6 3 (1.99%) Citrix Certification
6 3 (1.99%) MCSE
7 2 (1.32%) MCSA
7 2 (1.32%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (1.32%) MCITP
7 2 (1.32%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.66%) GCIH
8 1 (0.66%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.30%) QA
System Software
1 8 (5.30%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (4.64%) Snort
3 6 (3.97%) Active Directory
3 6 (3.97%) Hyper-V
3 6 (3.97%) vSphere
4 4 (2.65%) Terminal Services
5 3 (1.99%) VMware ESX
5 3 (1.99%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 3 (1.99%) XenApp
5 3 (1.99%) XenDesktop
5 3 (1.99%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.66%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 10 (6.62%) SCCM
2 9 (5.96%) SCOM
3 6 (3.97%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 3 (1.99%) Norton AntiVirus
4 3 (1.99%) Backup Exec
4 3 (1.99%) SCVMM
4 3 (1.99%) vMotion
Vendors
1 56 (37.09%) Microsoft
2 11 (7.28%) VMware
3 8 (5.30%) Oracle
4 6 (3.97%) Cisco
4 6 (3.97%) IBM
5 5 (3.31%) Cognos
6 3 (1.99%) Websense
6 3 (1.99%) Kofax
6 3 (1.99%) Citrix
6 3 (1.99%) Veeam
6 3 (1.99%) Symantec
7 2 (1.32%) Remedy
7 2 (1.32%) HP
7 2 (1.32%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.66%) Apple
8 1 (0.66%) JD Edwards
8 1 (0.66%) SAP
8 1 (0.66%) Dell
8 1 (0.66%) Tableau
8 1 (0.66%) LogRhythm
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Salary £28K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham
Sanderson
Salary: £5000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
GE Aviation
Salary: Competitive salary with flexible benefits.
Posted: 19 days ago