The table below looks at the statistics 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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 49 48 63
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +15
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 47 44 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 4.59% 4.95% 3.55%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 13.99% 12.64% 11.94%
Number of salaries quoted 47 43 31
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,200 £27,700 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,700 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
SQL Server 2008
South West

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 Gloucestershire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
336 348 268
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 32.81% 39.15% 29.74%
Number of salaries quoted 277 313 239
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £47,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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 4 March 2015.

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 4 March 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +8 31 £45,000 +12.50% 2
Cirencester +2 7 £45,000 +100.00%
Gloucester +4 6 £33,000 -22.12%
Stroud - 1 £47,500 -
SQL Server 2008
South West

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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.

1 106 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 79 (74.53%) .NET
3 78 (73.58%) C#
4 63 (59.43%) XML
5 50 (47.17%) ASP.NET
6 46 (43.40%) SQL
7 44 (41.51%) Microsoft
7 44 (41.51%) Finance
8 41 (38.68%) JavaScript
8 41 (38.68%) XSL
9 39 (36.79%) Agile Software Development
9 39 (36.79%) .NET Framework
10 38 (35.85%) MVC
11 36 (33.96%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 36 (33.96%) AngularJS
12 35 (33.02%) HTML
13 34 (32.08%) T-SQL
14 33 (31.13%) CSS
15 30 (28.30%) Web Services
15 30 (28.30%) Team Foundation Server
16 28 (26.42%) ASP.NET MVC
17 27 (25.47%) Mentoring
18 25 (23.58%) Coaching
18 25 (23.58%) WCF
18 25 (23.58%) jQuery
19 24 (22.64%) Regression Testing
20 21 (19.81%) ASP.NET Web Forms
21 20 (18.87%) Microsoft Certification
21 20 (18.87%) SOA
22 18 (16.98%) RDBMS

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 11 (10.38%) IIS
2 3 (2.83%) Kentico
2 3 (2.83%) Sitefinity
2 3 (2.83%) DNN
2 3 (2.83%) Umbraco
2 3 (2.83%) CMS
3 2 (1.89%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (0.94%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.94%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (11.32%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (6.60%) Changepoint
2 1 (0.94%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.94%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.83%) SaaS
2 1 (0.94%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.89%) SAN
1 2 (1.89%) Network Security
2 1 (0.94%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (0.94%) NAS
2 1 (0.94%) Internet
2 1 (0.94%) LAN
2 1 (0.94%) WAN
2 1 (0.94%) SMTP
2 1 (0.94%) Firewall
2 1 (0.94%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 106 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 18 (16.98%) RDBMS
2 18 (16.98%) Relational Database
3 15 (14.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 13 (12.26%) SQL Server 2005
5 10 (9.43%) SQL Server 2012
6 7 (6.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (6.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 7 (6.60%) SQL Server 2000
7 5 (4.72%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 2 (1.89%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.94%) DTS
Development Applications
1 30 (28.30%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (6.60%) FxCop
2 7 (6.60%) StyleCop
3 5 (4.72%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.94%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 44 (41.51%) Finance
2 12 (11.32%) Financial Institution
3 3 (2.83%) Law
4 1 (0.94%) Advertising
4 1 (0.94%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.94%) Banking
Job Titles
1 70 (66.04%) Developer
2 35 (33.02%) .NET Developer
3 30 (28.30%) C# Developer
4 28 (26.42%) C# .NET Developer
5 21 (19.81%) Senior Developer
5 21 (19.81%) ASP.NET Developer
5 21 (19.81%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 19 (17.92%) Senior .NET Developer
7 18 (16.98%) Senior C# Developer
7 18 (16.98%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
7 18 (16.98%) Analyst
8 12 (11.32%) Data Analyst
9 10 (9.43%) Support Analyst
10 9 (8.49%) Junior
10 9 (8.49%) Junior Developer
11 8 (7.55%) Business Intelligence Analyst
12 7 (6.60%) Team Leader
12 7 (6.60%) Development Team Leader
12 7 (6.60%) .NET Team Leader
12 7 (6.60%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (74.53%) .NET
2 63 (59.43%) XML
3 50 (47.17%) ASP.NET
4 41 (38.68%) XSL
5 39 (36.79%) .NET Framework
6 36 (33.96%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 36 (33.96%) AngularJS
7 35 (33.02%) HTML
8 33 (31.13%) CSS
9 30 (28.30%) Web Services
10 28 (26.42%) ASP.NET MVC
11 25 (23.58%) WCF
11 25 (23.58%) jQuery
12 21 (19.81%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 13 (12.26%) LINQ
14 11 (10.38%) ASP.NET Web API
15 8 (7.55%) XHTML
16 7 (6.60%) ADO.NET
16 7 (6.60%) COM+
16 7 (6.60%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (3.77%) Computer Science
2 1 (0.94%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 13 (12.26%) Windows
2 3 (2.83%) Windows 7
2 3 (2.83%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (2.83%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (2.83%) Windows XP
3 2 (1.89%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.94%) Android
4 1 (0.94%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (0.94%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (36.79%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (35.85%) MVC
3 27 (25.47%) Mentoring
4 25 (23.58%) Coaching
5 24 (22.64%) Regression Testing
6 20 (18.87%) SOA
7 18 (16.98%) OO
7 18 (16.98%) Release Management
7 18 (16.98%) Wealth Management
8 17 (16.04%) Business Intelligence
9 9 (8.49%) Stakeholder Management
10 8 (7.55%) Performance Testing
10 8 (7.55%) Load Testing
11 7 (6.60%) Multithreading
11 7 (6.60%) Web Application Development
11 7 (6.60%) DevOps
11 7 (6.60%) Line Management
12 6 (5.66%) Web Development
13 4 (3.77%) Software Engineering
13 4 (3.77%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 78 (73.58%) C#
2 46 (43.40%) SQL
3 41 (38.68%) JavaScript
4 34 (32.08%) T-SQL
5 12 (11.32%) VBA
6 7 (6.60%) PHP
6 7 (6.60%) VB
6 7 (6.60%) C++
6 7 (6.60%) VB6
7 4 (3.77%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.94%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.94%) Java
Qualifications
1 20 (18.87%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (16.98%) MCSD
3 13 (12.26%) Degree
4 2 (1.89%) MCSA
5 1 (0.94%) MCSE
5 1 (0.94%) MCP
5 1 (0.94%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.94%) MCITP
5 1 (0.94%) MCTS
5 1 (0.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 6 (5.66%) vSphere
2 5 (4.72%) XenApp
3 2 (1.89%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.94%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.94%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.94%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.94%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 2 (1.89%) SCCM
2 1 (0.94%) HP SIM
2 1 (0.94%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (0.94%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 44 (41.51%) Microsoft
2 12 (11.32%) Business Objects
3 8 (7.55%) Twitter
4 6 (5.66%) VMware
5 5 (4.72%) Citrix
6 2 (1.89%) Symantec
7 1 (0.94%) F5
7 1 (0.94%) HP
7 1 (0.94%) Dell
7 1 (0.94%) McAfee
7 1 (0.94%) Cisco
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