The first table below looks at the demand for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Gloucestershire region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 42 37 28
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -9
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 47 49 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 5.17% 6.03% 7.52%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 16.79% 16.50% 23.87%
Number of salaries quoted 45 48 87
Average salary £40,000 £36,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% -1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £41,100 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
280 297 398
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 30.80% 36.53% 31.49%
Number of salaries quoted 232 282 367
Average salary £40,000 £36,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% -2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
SQL Server 2008
South West

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

SQL Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

SQL Server 2008
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham +6 29 £40,000 +33.33% 1
Gloucester 0 7 £45,000 +20.00% 1
Cirencester +9 1 - -
Tewkesbury - 1 £47,500 -
SQL Server 2008
South West

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 91 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 66 (72.53%) .NET
3 63 (69.23%) C#
4 57 (62.64%) Microsoft
5 53 (58.24%) ASP.NET
6 49 (53.85%) SQL
7 48 (52.75%) Finance
8 44 (48.35%) XML
9 43 (47.25%) JavaScript
10 41 (45.05%) Windows
11 38 (41.76%) MS Excel
12 37 (40.66%) HTML
13 33 (36.26%) Windows Server 2008
14 32 (35.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 28 (30.77%) CSS
15 28 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
16 27 (29.67%) ASP.NET 2.0
17 26 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
18 22 (24.18%) Agile Software Development
19 21 (23.08%) .NET Framework
19 21 (23.08%) Telecoms
20 20 (21.98%) jQuery
20 20 (21.98%) FTP
21 19 (20.88%) XQuery
21 19 (20.88%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
21 19 (20.88%) SMTP
21 19 (20.88%) XPath
21 19 (20.88%) Mobile App
21 19 (20.88%) Mobile Application Development
21 19 (20.88%) Relational Database

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 7 (7.69%) MS Exchange
2 5 (5.49%) IIS
3 4 (4.40%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.10%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.10%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.10%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.10%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 38 (41.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.10%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.10%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.59%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 20 (21.98%) FTP
2 19 (20.88%) SMTP
3 7 (7.69%) Internet
3 7 (7.69%) Network Security
4 4 (4.40%) Intranet
5 3 (3.30%) Firewall
6 2 (2.20%) TCP/IP
6 2 (2.20%) DNS
6 2 (2.20%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 32 (35.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 26 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
4 19 (20.88%) Relational Database
5 11 (12.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (6.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 6 (6.59%) SQL Server 2005
7 5 (5.49%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (5.49%) SQL Server 2000
8 2 (2.20%) BusinessObjects XI
8 2 (2.20%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (2.20%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (1.10%) DTS
Development Applications
1 17 (18.68%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (9.89%) Visual Studio
3 5 (5.49%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (1.10%) MSI
General
1 48 (52.75%) Finance
2 21 (23.08%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.20%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.20%) Marketing
4 1 (1.10%) Retail Banking
4 1 (1.10%) Banking
4 1 (1.10%) Retail
4 1 (1.10%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 69 (75.82%) Developer
2 44 (48.35%) .NET Developer
3 25 (27.47%) Lead Developer
4 24 (26.37%) Software Developer
5 21 (23.08%) .NET Software Developer
6 14 (15.38%) C# Developer
7 11 (12.09%) C# .NET Developer
7 11 (12.09%) Lead .NET Developer
8 9 (9.89%) ASP.NET Developer
9 8 (8.79%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 7 (7.69%) Junior Developer
10 7 (7.69%) Junior .NET Developer
10 7 (7.69%) Junior
11 6 (6.59%) DBA
11 6 (6.59%) SQL Developer
12 5 (5.49%) Administrator
12 5 (5.49%) Senior Developer
12 5 (5.49%) SQL DBA
13 4 (4.40%) Analyst
13 4 (4.40%) Junior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (72.53%) .NET
2 53 (58.24%) ASP.NET
3 44 (48.35%) XML
4 37 (40.66%) HTML
5 28 (30.77%) CSS
6 27 (29.67%) ASP.NET 2.0
7 21 (23.08%) .NET Framework
8 20 (21.98%) jQuery
9 15 (16.48%) ASP.NET MVC
10 12 (13.19%) XSL
11 7 (7.69%) WCF
12 6 (6.59%) CSS3
12 6 (6.59%) HTML5
12 6 (6.59%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 6 (6.59%) Backbone.js
13 5 (5.49%) Ajax
13 5 (5.49%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 3 (3.30%) ASP.NET MVC 3
15 1 (1.10%) JSON
15 1 (1.10%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 19 (20.88%) Mobile App
2 9 (9.89%) Computer Science
3 6 (6.59%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (3.30%) Client/Server
5 2 (2.20%) Replication
6 1 (1.10%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 41 (45.05%) Windows
2 33 (36.26%) Windows Server 2008
3 28 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
4 15 (16.48%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (5.49%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (24.18%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (20.88%) Mobile Application Development
3 15 (16.48%) MVC
4 12 (13.19%) Regression Testing
5 8 (8.79%) Web Development
6 7 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (6.59%) Software Architecture
7 6 (6.59%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (6.59%) E-Commerce
7 6 (6.59%) Scrum
7 6 (6.59%) Software Engineering
8 5 (5.49%) TDD
8 5 (5.49%) Technical Architecture
8 5 (5.49%) Data Protection
9 4 (4.40%) Disaster Recovery
10 3 (3.30%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (3.30%) OOD
10 3 (3.30%) B2B
10 3 (3.30%) OO
10 3 (3.30%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 63 (69.23%) C#
2 49 (53.85%) SQL
3 43 (47.25%) JavaScript
4 19 (20.88%) XQuery
4 19 (20.88%) XPath
5 5 (5.49%) Java
5 5 (5.49%) T-SQL
6 2 (2.20%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.10%) VB6
7 1 (1.10%) VBA
7 1 (1.10%) VB
7 1 (1.10%) Perl
Qualifications
1 10 (10.99%) Degree
2 4 (4.40%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.20%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.20%) DV Cleared
3 2 (2.20%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.20%) MCSE
3 2 (2.20%) MCP
3 2 (2.20%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.20%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.20%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 19 (20.88%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 57 (62.64%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.30%) SAP
3 2 (2.20%) EPiServer
3 2 (2.20%) Business Objects
4 1 (1.10%) JD Edwards
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