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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 70 47 36
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -11
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 31 41 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 3.04% 4.88% 5.59%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.23% 14.80% 16.86%
Number of salaries quoted 28 39 44
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £46,000
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
303 277 261
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 29.74% 32.94% 33.16%
Number of salaries quoted 235 226 250
Average salary £45,000 £37,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.62% -1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 3 September 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 3 September 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 25 £45,000 +20.00% 2
Gloucester -6 4 £37,500 +3.44% 2
Tewkesbury - 2 £33,250 -
SQL Server 2008
South West

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 80 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 51 (63.75%) .NET
3 49 (61.25%) SQL
4 41 (51.25%) C#
4 41 (51.25%) Finance
5 40 (50.00%) Microsoft
6 39 (48.75%) ASP.NET
7 38 (47.50%) XML
8 37 (46.25%) HTML
9 36 (45.00%) Web Services
9 36 (45.00%) SQL Server 2005
10 35 (43.75%) JavaScript
11 32 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 32 (40.00%) MVC
12 30 (37.50%) Team Foundation Server
13 28 (35.00%) WSDL
14 27 (33.75%) Windows
14 27 (33.75%) Mentoring
15 25 (31.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 23 (28.75%) Windows Server 2003
16 23 (28.75%) Windows Server 2008
17 22 (27.50%) CSS
18 21 (26.25%) IIS
18 21 (26.25%) MS Excel
18 21 (26.25%) jQuery
19 20 (25.00%) T-SQL
20 19 (23.75%) SQL Server 2000
20 19 (23.75%) Telecoms
20 19 (23.75%) SDLC
21 18 (22.50%) SQL Server 2012

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 21 (26.25%) IIS
2 9 (11.25%) MS Exchange
2 9 (11.25%) Exchange Server 2007
3 6 (7.50%) Office Communications Server
3 6 (7.50%) SharePoint
4 3 (3.75%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (3.75%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 21 (26.25%) MS Excel
2 9 (11.25%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 11 (13.75%) Changepoint
2 1 (1.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.75%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (21.25%) SAN
2 16 (20.00%) SMTP
3 13 (16.25%) SMPP
3 13 (16.25%) FTP
3 13 (16.25%) HTTP
4 6 (7.50%) Internet
4 6 (7.50%) NAS
5 5 (6.25%) LTE
5 5 (6.25%) 3G
5 5 (6.25%) SS7
5 5 (6.25%) GPRS
5 5 (6.25%) GSM
5 5 (6.25%) PSTN
6 3 (3.75%) VoIP
6 3 (3.75%) LAN
6 3 (3.75%) TCP/IP
6 3 (3.75%) VPN
6 3 (3.75%) DNS
6 3 (3.75%) IPv4
6 3 (3.75%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 36 (45.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 32 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 25 (31.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 19 (23.75%) SQL Server 2000
6 18 (22.50%) SQL Server 2012
7 16 (20.00%) Relational Database
8 8 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 5 (6.25%) RDBMS
9 5 (6.25%) Oracle Database
10 3 (3.75%) BusinessObjects
10 3 (3.75%) Crystal Reports
10 3 (3.75%) MS Access
10 3 (3.75%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 30 (37.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 17 (21.25%) Visual Studio
3 8 (10.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 6 (7.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 3 (3.75%) Toad
General
1 41 (51.25%) Finance
2 19 (23.75%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.75%) Advertising
3 3 (3.75%) Back Office
4 2 (2.50%) Military
5 1 (1.25%) Marketing
5 1 (1.25%) Electronics
5 1 (1.25%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 40 (50.00%) Developer
2 21 (26.25%) Software Developer
3 17 (21.25%) Senior Developer
4 16 (20.00%) .NET Developer
5 11 (13.75%) C# Developer
5 11 (13.75%) Senior C# Developer
5 11 (13.75%) C# .NET Developer
6 10 (12.50%) Senior .NET Developer
6 10 (12.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 10 (12.50%) SQL DBA
6 10 (12.50%) DBA
7 9 (11.25%) Support Engineer
7 9 (11.25%) 3rd Line Support
7 9 (11.25%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 8 (10.00%) 3rd Line Technical Support
8 8 (10.00%) Technical Support
8 8 (10.00%) Technical Support Engineer
8 8 (10.00%) Technical Engineer
8 8 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 7 (8.75%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (63.75%) .NET
2 39 (48.75%) ASP.NET
3 38 (47.50%) XML
4 37 (46.25%) HTML
5 36 (45.00%) Web Services
6 28 (35.00%) WSDL
7 22 (27.50%) CSS
8 21 (26.25%) jQuery
9 16 (20.00%) XSL
10 15 (18.75%) .NET Framework
10 15 (18.75%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 14 (17.50%) SOAP
12 13 (16.25%) XML Schema
13 11 (13.75%) XSLT
13 11 (13.75%) XHTML
13 11 (13.75%) COM+
13 11 (13.75%) LINQ
14 9 (11.25%) ASP.NET MVC
15 5 (6.25%) WCF
15 5 (6.25%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 11 (13.75%) Clustering
2 10 (12.50%) Mobile App
3 4 (5.00%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.75%) Mathematics
4 3 (3.75%) Client/Server
5 2 (2.50%) Replication
6 1 (1.25%) NHS
6 1 (1.25%) DTV
6 1 (1.25%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 27 (33.75%) Windows
2 23 (28.75%) Windows Server 2003
2 23 (28.75%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (15.00%) Windows XP
4 11 (13.75%) Linux
5 9 (11.25%) Windows 7
6 3 (3.75%) Windows 8
6 3 (3.75%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (3.75%) Windows 2000 Server
7 2 (2.50%) Windows Mobile
7 2 (2.50%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (40.00%) MVC
2 27 (33.75%) Mentoring
3 19 (23.75%) SDLC
4 16 (20.00%) Coaching
5 13 (16.25%) Technical Analysis
6 11 (13.75%) Performance Testing
6 11 (13.75%) Load Testing
7 10 (12.50%) Mobile Application Development
8 8 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
8 8 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (7.50%) Software Engineering
9 6 (7.50%) OO
9 6 (7.50%) Change Management
9 6 (7.50%) Data Protection
9 6 (7.50%) Problem Management
9 6 (7.50%) Change Control
10 5 (6.25%) Release Management
10 5 (6.25%) Wealth Management
10 5 (6.25%) Project Management
10 5 (6.25%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 49 (61.25%) SQL
2 41 (51.25%) C#
3 35 (43.75%) JavaScript
4 20 (25.00%) T-SQL
5 14 (17.50%) XQuery
5 14 (17.50%) XPath
6 13 (16.25%) C++
7 12 (15.00%) VB
7 12 (15.00%) VB6
8 11 (13.75%) PHP
9 3 (3.75%) Delphi
9 3 (3.75%) Java
10 2 (2.50%) VC++
Qualifications
1 9 (11.25%) Security Cleared
2 5 (6.25%) MCSD
2 5 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (5.00%) Degree
4 2 (2.50%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.50%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (11.25%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (21.25%) Active Directory
2 14 (17.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (13.75%) VMware ESX
4 6 (7.50%) vSphere
5 3 (3.75%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 10 (12.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 9 (11.25%) SCCM
Vendors
1 40 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 14 (17.50%) VMware
3 8 (10.00%) Dell
3 8 (10.00%) Oracle
4 5 (6.25%) HP
4 5 (6.25%) EMC
5 3 (3.75%) Cisco
6 1 (1.25%) SAP
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