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

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 5 3 4
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +1
Permanent jobs citing SQL 93 101 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 22.46% 29.45% 32.91%
As % of the Programming Languages category 42.86% 41.06% 45.88%
Number of salaries quoted 76 86 77
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,750 £29,566
10% offered a salary of more than £51,250 £46,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.70%
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
217 246 170
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 52.42% 71.72% 71.73%
Number of salaries quoted 176 211 166
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +19.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £21,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 24 April 2015.

SQL Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 109 (58.60%) SQL Server
2 102 (54.84%) Finance
3 78 (41.94%) Microsoft
4 73 (39.25%) .NET
5 71 (38.17%) Windows
6 52 (27.96%) C#
6 52 (27.96%) XML
7 51 (27.42%) T-SQL
8 41 (22.04%) HTML
8 41 (22.04%) IIS
9 40 (21.51%) MS Office
10 39 (20.97%) JavaScript
10 39 (20.97%) Coaching
11 38 (20.43%) Performance Tuning
12 37 (19.89%) Windows Server 2008
13 36 (19.35%) Windows Server 2003
14 34 (18.28%) ASP.NET
14 34 (18.28%) SQL Server 2008
15 33 (17.74%) Analytical Skills
15 33 (17.74%) Performance Testing
15 33 (17.74%) Web Services
16 31 (16.67%) MVC
17 29 (15.59%) VMware
17 29 (15.59%) Client/Server
18 27 (14.52%) Firewall
19 26 (13.98%) CSS
19 26 (13.98%) WCF
19 26 (13.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 25 (13.44%) Linux
20 25 (13.44%) Performance Monitoring

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 41 (22.04%) IIS
2 12 (6.45%) MS Exchange
3 10 (5.38%) Exchange Server 2010
4 8 (4.30%) Exchange Server 2003
4 8 (4.30%) Exchange Server 2007
4 8 (4.30%) Lync
5 3 (1.61%) SharePoint
5 3 (1.61%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.54%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.54%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.54%) Apache
7 1 (0.54%) Umbraco
Applications
1 40 (21.51%) MS Office
2 14 (7.53%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.08%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.54%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.54%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (5.91%) Changepoint
2 5 (2.69%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (1.61%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.54%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.54%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.54%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.54%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.30%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 27 (14.52%) Firewall
2 24 (12.90%) TCP/IP
3 19 (10.22%) DNS
4 14 (7.53%) SSL
4 14 (7.53%) DHCP
4 14 (7.53%) LDAP
5 13 (6.99%) FTP
5 13 (6.99%) Telnet
6 12 (6.45%) VPN
7 11 (5.91%) WAN
7 11 (5.91%) SAN
8 8 (4.30%) Wireless
8 8 (4.30%) VLAN
8 8 (4.30%) NetScaler
9 7 (3.76%) tcpdump
9 7 (3.76%) Wireshark
9 7 (3.76%) HTTP
10 5 (2.69%) SMTP
10 5 (2.69%) iSCSI
11 3 (1.61%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 109 (58.60%) SQL Server
2 34 (18.28%) SQL Server 2008
3 26 (13.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 23 (12.37%) SQL Server 2012
5 13 (6.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 12 (6.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 10 (5.38%) MySQL
7 10 (5.38%) SQL Server 2005
7 10 (5.38%) SQL Server 2000
8 9 (4.84%) RDBMS
8 9 (4.84%) Relational Database
9 4 (2.15%) Oracle Database
10 3 (1.61%) Oracle Database 10g
10 3 (1.61%) Oracle9i Database
10 3 (1.61%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.54%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (0.54%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 1 (0.54%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 21 (11.29%) Team Foundation Server
2 16 (8.60%) Visual Studio
3 9 (4.84%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 6 (3.23%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 6 (3.23%) ClearQuest
4 6 (3.23%) MSI
4 6 (3.23%) InstallShield
5 3 (1.61%) Oracle APEX
6 2 (1.08%) Hudson
General
1 102 (54.84%) Finance
2 8 (4.30%) Manufacturing
3 3 (1.61%) Advertising
3 3 (1.61%) Law
3 3 (1.61%) General Ledger
4 1 (0.54%) Marketing
4 1 (0.54%) Retail
Job Titles
1 55 (29.57%) Developer
2 51 (27.42%) Analyst
3 37 (19.89%) DBA
4 34 (18.28%) SQL DBA
5 26 (13.98%) C# Developer
6 20 (10.75%) C# .NET Developer
7 19 (10.22%) Test Analyst
7 19 (10.22%) .NET Developer
8 17 (9.14%) Senior Developer
8 17 (9.14%) SQL Server DBA
9 13 (6.99%) Software Developer
10 11 (5.91%) Business Analyst
10 11 (5.91%) Support Analyst
10 11 (5.91%) Administrator
10 11 (5.91%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 8 (4.30%) Lead Network Engineer
11 8 (4.30%) Applications Support
11 8 (4.30%) Infrastructure Analyst
11 8 (4.30%) Network Engineer
11 8 (4.30%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (39.25%) .NET
2 52 (27.96%) XML
3 41 (22.04%) HTML
4 34 (18.28%) ASP.NET
5 33 (17.74%) Web Services
6 26 (13.98%) CSS
6 26 (13.98%) WCF
7 24 (12.90%) COM
8 18 (9.68%) jQuery
9 15 (8.06%) ASP.NET MVC
10 14 (7.53%) .NET Framework
10 14 (7.53%) WSDL
10 14 (7.53%) XML Schema
11 12 (6.45%) XSLT
12 11 (5.91%) HTML5
12 11 (5.91%) CSS3
13 10 (5.38%) XSL
13 10 (5.38%) XHTML
13 10 (5.38%) COM+
13 10 (5.38%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 33 (17.74%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (15.59%) Client/Server
3 23 (12.37%) N-Tier
3 23 (12.37%) Data Protection Act
4 9 (4.84%) Clustering
4 9 (4.84%) Computer Science
5 7 (3.76%) PDA
6 6 (3.23%) Mathematics
6 6 (3.23%) Physics
6 6 (3.23%) Chemistry
6 6 (3.23%) CMDB
7 3 (1.61%) Visualisation
8 2 (1.08%) EqualLogic
8 2 (1.08%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.08%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 71 (38.17%) Windows
2 37 (19.89%) Windows Server 2008
3 36 (19.35%) Windows Server 2003
4 25 (13.44%) Linux
5 10 (5.38%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (3.23%) Windows NT
7 3 (1.61%) UNIX
8 1 (0.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (20.97%) Coaching
2 38 (20.43%) Performance Tuning
3 33 (17.74%) Performance Testing
4 31 (16.67%) MVC
5 25 (13.44%) Performance Monitoring
6 23 (12.37%) Data Protection
6 23 (12.37%) Capacity Planning
6 23 (12.37%) Data Modelling
6 23 (12.37%) Migration
7 22 (11.83%) Agile Software Development
7 22 (11.83%) Mentoring
8 19 (10.22%) Test Strategy
8 19 (10.22%) Test Scripting
9 18 (9.68%) Non-Functional Testing
10 14 (7.53%) Load Testing
11 12 (6.45%) SOA
11 12 (6.45%) OO
12 10 (5.38%) Stakeholder Management
12 10 (5.38%) Information Security
13 9 (4.84%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 52 (27.96%) C#
2 51 (27.42%) T-SQL
3 39 (20.97%) JavaScript
4 17 (9.14%) Perl
4 17 (9.14%) VB
5 13 (6.99%) Java
6 11 (5.91%) C++
6 11 (5.91%) PHP
6 11 (5.91%) VB6
7 9 (4.84%) Python
7 9 (4.84%) PowerShell
8 8 (4.30%) Bash Shell
9 5 (2.69%) PL/SQL
10 3 (1.61%) Ruby
11 2 (1.08%) VB.NET
11 2 (1.08%) VBScript
11 2 (1.08%) R
12 1 (0.54%) sed
12 1 (0.54%) VBA
12 1 (0.54%) AWK
Qualifications
1 24 (12.90%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (5.38%) Security Cleared
3 9 (4.84%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 9 (4.84%) MCSD
4 8 (4.30%) MCSE
4 8 (4.30%) CCA
4 8 (4.30%) Citrix Certification
5 7 (3.76%) PhD
6 6 (3.23%) DV Cleared
6 6 (3.23%) Degree
7 5 (2.69%) GCIA
7 5 (2.69%) ISEB
8 4 (2.15%) SC Cleared
9 2 (1.08%) BC Cleared
9 2 (1.08%) GCIH
10 1 (0.54%) MCITP
10 1 (0.54%) ISTQB
10 1 (0.54%) MCSA
10 1 (0.54%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.15%) QA
System Software
1 16 (8.60%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (5.91%) Hyper-V
2 11 (5.91%) XenApp
3 8 (4.30%) Active Directory
3 8 (4.30%) VMware ESX
3 8 (4.30%) XenDesktop
3 8 (4.30%) vSphere
3 8 (4.30%) VMware ESXi
3 8 (4.30%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 7 (3.76%) Snort
5 1 (0.54%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 13 (6.99%) SCCM
2 10 (5.38%) SCOM
3 8 (4.30%) SCVMM
3 8 (4.30%) Norton AntiVirus
3 8 (4.30%) Backup Exec
4 5 (2.69%) vMotion
Vendors
1 78 (41.94%) Microsoft
2 29 (15.59%) VMware
3 18 (9.68%) Oracle
4 16 (8.60%) Cisco
5 11 (5.91%) Citrix
6 8 (4.30%) Juniper
6 8 (4.30%) Veeam
6 8 (4.30%) CheckPoint
6 8 (4.30%) Symantec
6 8 (4.30%) Websense
7 3 (1.61%) Kofax
7 3 (1.61%) Cognos
8 2 (1.08%) LogRhythm
9 1 (0.54%) AppSense
9 1 (0.54%) HP
9 1 (0.54%) Dell
9 1 (0.54%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.54%) Apple
9 1 (0.54%) JD Edwards
Cheltenham
Axiom Software Solutions
Salary: open
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
ETS Technical Selection Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Redwood Recruitment
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Robert Walters
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 17 days ago