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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 60 41 37
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -4
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 40 48 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 4.23% 5.24% 6.20%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 12.66% 16.67% 16.94%
Number of salaries quoted 35 46 50
Average salary £40,000 £38,750 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.22% +6.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £40,700
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,001
% change year-on-year
- +8.10%
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
316 288 301
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 33.40% 31.44% 36.57%
Number of salaries quoted 257 240 286
Average salary £45,000 £39,000 £35,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% +10.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £42,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 -6 25 £45,000 +12.50% 3
Gloucester -6 8 £37,500 -3.22% 1
Tewkesbury +4 2 £33,250 -30.00%
Cirencester -1 2 £23,750 - 1
SQL Server 2008
South West

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 79 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 53 (67.09%) .NET
3 50 (63.29%) SQL
4 42 (53.16%) C#
5 41 (51.90%) Microsoft
5 41 (51.90%) Finance
6 38 (48.10%) ASP.NET
7 37 (46.84%) XML
7 37 (46.84%) HTML
8 34 (43.04%) JavaScript
8 34 (43.04%) Web Services
9 33 (41.77%) SQL Server 2005
10 29 (36.71%) MVC
11 28 (35.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 26 (32.91%) Team Foundation Server
12 26 (32.91%) Mentoring
13 24 (30.38%) T-SQL
13 24 (30.38%) Windows
14 22 (27.85%) WSDL
14 22 (27.85%) Windows Server 2003
14 22 (27.85%) Windows Server 2008
15 21 (26.58%) CSS
16 20 (25.32%) IIS
16 20 (25.32%) MS Excel
17 19 (24.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 19 (24.05%) Coaching
17 19 (24.05%) SDLC
18 18 (22.78%) jQuery
19 17 (21.52%) SQL Server 2012
19 17 (21.52%) Active Directory

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 20 (25.32%) IIS
2 8 (10.13%) MS Exchange
2 8 (10.13%) Exchange Server 2007
3 6 (7.59%) Office Communications Server
3 6 (7.59%) SharePoint
4 3 (3.80%) Kentico
4 3 (3.80%) DNN
4 3 (3.80%) Umbraco
4 3 (3.80%) Sitefinity
4 3 (3.80%) CMS
5 2 (2.53%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (2.53%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.27%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 20 (25.32%) MS Excel
2 8 (10.13%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 11 (13.92%) Changepoint
2 1 (1.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.27%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.27%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.53%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (21.52%) SAN
2 9 (11.39%) SMTP
3 7 (8.86%) SMPP
3 7 (8.86%) FTP
3 7 (8.86%) HTTP
4 6 (7.59%) Internet
4 6 (7.59%) NAS
5 5 (6.33%) LTE
5 5 (6.33%) 3G
5 5 (6.33%) SS7
5 5 (6.33%) GPRS
5 5 (6.33%) GSM
5 5 (6.33%) PSTN
6 2 (2.53%) VoIP
6 2 (2.53%) LAN
6 2 (2.53%) TCP/IP
6 2 (2.53%) VPN
6 2 (2.53%) DNS
6 2 (2.53%) IPv4
6 2 (2.53%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 33 (41.77%) SQL Server 2005
3 28 (35.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 19 (24.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 17 (21.52%) SQL Server 2000
5 17 (21.52%) SQL Server 2012
6 15 (18.99%) Relational Database
7 10 (12.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 8 (10.13%) RDBMS
9 5 (6.33%) Oracle Database
10 2 (2.53%) BusinessObjects
10 2 (2.53%) Crystal Reports
10 2 (2.53%) MS Access
10 2 (2.53%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 26 (32.91%) Team Foundation Server
2 13 (16.46%) Visual Studio
3 9 (11.39%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 5 (6.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 2 (2.53%) Toad
General
1 41 (51.90%) Finance
2 13 (16.46%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.53%) Advertising
3 2 (2.53%) Military
3 2 (2.53%) Back Office
4 1 (1.27%) Electronics
4 1 (1.27%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.27%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 41 (51.90%) Developer
2 17 (21.52%) Software Developer
3 16 (20.25%) Senior Developer
3 16 (20.25%) .NET Developer
4 12 (15.19%) C# Developer
4 12 (15.19%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 12 (15.19%) C# .NET Developer
5 11 (13.92%) Senior .NET Developer
6 10 (12.66%) Senior C# Developer
7 9 (11.39%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 9 (11.39%) DBA
7 9 (11.39%) Support Engineer
7 9 (11.39%) 3rd Line Support
7 9 (11.39%) SQL DBA
8 8 (10.13%) ASP.NET Developer
8 8 (10.13%) Technical Engineer
8 8 (10.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 8 (10.13%) Technical Support
8 8 (10.13%) Technical Support Engineer
8 8 (10.13%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (67.09%) .NET
2 38 (48.10%) ASP.NET
3 37 (46.84%) HTML
3 37 (46.84%) XML
4 34 (43.04%) Web Services
5 22 (27.85%) WSDL
6 21 (26.58%) CSS
7 18 (22.78%) jQuery
8 16 (20.25%) .NET Framework
8 16 (20.25%) XSL
9 14 (17.72%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 13 (16.46%) XML Schema
11 11 (13.92%) XSLT
11 11 (13.92%) XHTML
11 11 (13.92%) COM+
11 11 (13.92%) LINQ
12 10 (12.66%) ASP.NET MVC
13 9 (11.39%) SOAP
14 8 (10.13%) WCF
14 8 (10.13%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.13%) Clustering
2 6 (7.59%) Mobile App
3 5 (6.33%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.80%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.27%) NHS
5 1 (1.27%) DTV
5 1 (1.27%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.27%) Physics
5 1 (1.27%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 24 (30.38%) Windows
2 22 (27.85%) Windows Server 2003
2 22 (27.85%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (13.92%) Linux
3 11 (13.92%) Windows XP
4 9 (11.39%) Windows 7
5 3 (3.80%) Windows 2000 Server
5 3 (3.80%) Android
6 2 (2.53%) Windows 8
6 2 (2.53%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (2.53%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (36.71%) MVC
2 26 (32.91%) Mentoring
3 19 (24.05%) Coaching
3 19 (24.05%) SDLC
4 12 (15.19%) Stakeholder Management
5 11 (13.92%) Performance Testing
5 11 (13.92%) Load Testing
6 9 (11.39%) Performance Tuning
6 9 (11.39%) OO
6 9 (11.39%) SOA
7 8 (10.13%) Software Engineering
7 8 (10.13%) Wealth Management
7 8 (10.13%) Release Management
8 7 (8.86%) Technical Analysis
9 6 (7.59%) Change Control
9 6 (7.59%) Mobile Application Development
9 6 (7.59%) Problem Management
9 6 (7.59%) Project Management
9 6 (7.59%) Change Management
10 5 (6.33%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 50 (63.29%) SQL
2 42 (53.16%) C#
3 34 (43.04%) JavaScript
4 24 (30.38%) T-SQL
5 13 (16.46%) C++
6 12 (15.19%) VB
6 12 (15.19%) VB6
7 11 (13.92%) PHP
8 8 (10.13%) XPath
8 8 (10.13%) XQuery
9 4 (5.06%) Java
10 3 (3.80%) VB.NET
11 2 (2.53%) VC++
11 2 (2.53%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 8 (10.13%) MCSD
1 8 (10.13%) Microsoft Certification
1 8 (10.13%) Security Cleared
2 5 (6.33%) Degree
3 2 (2.53%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.53%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.13%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (21.52%) Active Directory
2 13 (16.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (13.92%) VMware ESX
4 6 (7.59%) vSphere
5 2 (2.53%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (10.13%) SCCM
2 6 (7.59%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 41 (51.90%) Microsoft
2 13 (16.46%) VMware
3 7 (8.86%) Dell
3 7 (8.86%) Oracle
4 5 (6.33%) HP
4 5 (6.33%) EMC
5 2 (2.53%) Cisco
6 1 (1.27%) SAP
Cheltenham
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cirencester
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Gloucestershire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £200.00 - £250.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Gloucester
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 19 days ago