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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 34 41 47
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +6
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 5 9 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 2.45% 4.02% 2.38%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.62% 8.74% 5.88%
Number of salaries quoted 5 9 5
Average salary £33,000 £42,000 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.42% +50.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
52 103 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 25.49% 45.98% 40.48%
Number of salaries quoted 47 86 89
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £32,095
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,000 £47,100
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 27 February 2015, 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 8 (88.89%) Microsoft
3 7 (77.78%) SQL
4 6 (66.67%) MS Excel
5 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 3 (33.33%) .NET
5 3 (33.33%) C#
5 3 (33.33%) HTML
5 3 (33.33%) Visual Studio
5 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET
5 3 (33.33%) CSS
5 3 (33.33%) Citrix
5 3 (33.33%) VMware
5 3 (33.33%) XenApp
5 3 (33.33%) vSphere
6 2 (22.22%) Umbraco
6 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (22.22%) SCCM
6 2 (22.22%) Degree
6 2 (22.22%) Application Packaging
6 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
6 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (22.22%) Web Development
6 2 (22.22%) DNN
6 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (22.22%) CMS
6 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (22.22%) CMS
1 2 (22.22%) DNN
1 2 (22.22%) Umbraco
1 2 (22.22%) Kentico
1 2 (22.22%) Sitefinity
2 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
2 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (66.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Developer
1 3 (33.33%) Applications Support
2 2 (22.22%) Business Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Support Specialist
2 2 (22.22%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Applications Specialist
2 2 (22.22%) Applications Support Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Business Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Applications Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Business Intelligence Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Applications Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Business Systems Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) HTML
1 3 (33.33%) .NET
1 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 3 (33.33%) CSS
2 2 (22.22%) Application Packaging
3 1 (11.11%) WCF
3 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (11.11%) XHTML
3 1 (11.11%) WinForms
3 1 (11.11%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) Windows XP
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (11.11%) Android
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
1 2 (22.22%) Web Development
1 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (11.11%) Information Management
2 1 (11.11%) MVC
2 1 (11.11%) CRM
2 1 (11.11%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) SQL
2 3 (33.33%) C#
2 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (22.22%) T-SQL
3 2 (22.22%) VB.NET
4 1 (11.11%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) XenApp
1 3 (33.33%) vSphere
2 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 3 (33.33%) Citrix
2 3 (33.33%) VMware
3 2 (22.22%) Symantec