The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 30 26 39
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +13
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 4 9 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 2.38% 5.36% 4.15%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 11.11% 18.37% 9.43%
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 9
Average salary £40,000 £34,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
SQL Server 2008
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 Gloucester region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Gloucester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
36 49 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 21.43% 29.17% 43.98%
Number of salaries quoted 23 42 85
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,750 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Gloucester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Gloucester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Gloucester region.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in Gloucester

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Gloucester region citing SQL Server 2008 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 2008.

1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (77.78%) SQL
3 6 (66.67%) SQL Server 2014
4 5 (55.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (55.56%) T-SQL
5 4 (44.44%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (44.44%) Oracle
6 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (22.22%) Toad
7 2 (22.22%) RDBMS
7 2 (22.22%) SLA
7 2 (22.22%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (22.22%) OCP
7 2 (22.22%) OCA
7 2 (22.22%) Oracle Certification
7 2 (22.22%) .NET
7 2 (22.22%) MySQL
7 2 (22.22%) C#
7 2 (22.22%) Delphi
7 2 (22.22%) HTML
7 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
7 2 (22.22%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (22.22%) Visual Studio
7 2 (22.22%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
7 2 (22.22%) CSS
7 2 (22.22%) XSL
7 2 (22.22%) Linux

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Gloucester region citing SQL Server 2008 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 2008. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (66.67%) SQL Server 2014
3 5 (55.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (44.44%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (22.22%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (22.22%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (22.22%) MS Access
6 2 (22.22%) MySQL
6 2 (22.22%) RDBMS
6 2 (22.22%) Relational Database
7 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Toad
1 2 (22.22%) Visual Studio
1 2 (22.22%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Developer
1 5 (55.56%) SQL Developer
2 3 (33.33%) DBA
3 2 (22.22%) Administrator
3 2 (22.22%) Database Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Software Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Software Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Database Developer
4 1 (11.11%) SQL DBA
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Developer
4 1 (11.11%) T-SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) .NET
1 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
1 2 (22.22%) CSS
1 2 (22.22%) HTML
1 2 (22.22%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Clustering
1 1 (11.11%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (22.22%) High Availability
2 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
3 1 (11.11%) Analytics
3 1 (11.11%) Data Migration
3 1 (11.11%) Migration
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (11.11%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) SQL
2 5 (55.56%) T-SQL
3 2 (22.22%) C#
3 2 (22.22%) Delphi
3 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) MCITP
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (22.22%) OCA
1 2 (22.22%) OCP
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle Certification
1 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft