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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 48 38 41
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +3
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 30 40 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 3.64% 5.47% 5.46%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 11.90% 16.53% 17.54%
Number of salaries quoted 29 40 63
Average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.33% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,900 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £47,650 £44,700
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
252 242 382
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 30.55% 33.11% 31.13%
Number of salaries quoted 210 234 359
Average salary £37,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
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 19 September 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 19 September 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
(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 £37,500 +7.14% 2
Berkeley - 2 £25,500 -
SQL Server 2008
South West

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 79 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 66 (83.54%) .NET
3 63 (79.75%) C#
4 54 (68.35%) XML
5 52 (65.82%) Microsoft
6 47 (59.49%) ASP.NET
7 45 (56.96%) JavaScript
8 41 (51.90%) SQL
8 41 (51.90%) Finance
9 38 (48.10%) Windows
10 34 (43.04%) HTML
10 34 (43.04%) Agile Software Development
11 31 (39.24%) Windows Server 2008
12 30 (37.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 29 (36.71%) MS Excel
13 29 (36.71%) ASP.NET 2.0
14 27 (34.18%) .NET Framework
15 26 (32.91%) CSS
15 26 (32.91%) Windows Server 2012
16 23 (29.11%) Telecoms
16 23 (29.11%) Relational Database
16 23 (29.11%) Team Foundation Server
17 22 (27.85%) SMTP
17 22 (27.85%) FTP
18 21 (26.58%) XQuery
18 21 (26.58%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
18 21 (26.58%) XPath
18 21 (26.58%) Mobile App
18 21 (26.58%) Mobile Application Development
19 18 (22.78%) Regression Testing

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 5 (6.33%) IIS
2 4 (5.06%) MS Exchange
3 2 (2.53%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.27%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (1.27%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.27%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.27%) WebSphere
Applications
1 29 (36.71%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (1.27%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.27%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 22 (27.85%) SMTP
1 22 (27.85%) FTP
2 7 (8.86%) Internet
3 4 (5.06%) Network Security
4 3 (3.80%) Intranet
5 2 (2.53%) SAN
6 1 (1.27%) Firewall
6 1 (1.27%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.27%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 30 (37.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 23 (29.11%) Relational Database
4 13 (16.46%) SQL Server 2012
5 8 (10.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (6.33%) SQL Server 2000
7 4 (5.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (5.06%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (3.80%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (2.53%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 2 (2.53%) RDBMS
10 1 (1.27%) DTS
Development Applications
1 23 (29.11%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (13.92%) Visual Studio
3 5 (6.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (1.27%) MSI
General
1 41 (51.90%) Finance
2 23 (29.11%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.53%) Marketing
3 2 (2.53%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.27%) Advertising
4 1 (1.27%) Banking
4 1 (1.27%) Retail
4 1 (1.27%) Retail Banking
4 1 (1.27%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 66 (83.54%) Developer
2 40 (50.63%) .NET Developer
3 25 (31.65%) Software Developer
4 23 (29.11%) Lead Developer
4 23 (29.11%) .NET Software Developer
5 10 (12.66%) Lead .NET Developer
6 8 (10.13%) Junior Developer
6 8 (10.13%) Junior
6 8 (10.13%) Senior Developer
7 7 (8.86%) Junior .NET Developer
8 6 (7.59%) C# Developer
9 5 (6.33%) Junior Software Developer
9 5 (6.33%) C# .NET Developer
10 4 (5.06%) ASP.NET Developer
11 3 (3.80%) Applications Support
11 3 (3.80%) Lead C# Developer
11 3 (3.80%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 3 (3.80%) Server Support
12 2 (2.53%) Lead Software Developer
12 2 (2.53%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (83.54%) .NET
2 54 (68.35%) XML
3 47 (59.49%) ASP.NET
4 34 (43.04%) HTML
5 29 (36.71%) ASP.NET 2.0
6 27 (34.18%) .NET Framework
7 26 (32.91%) CSS
8 18 (22.78%) XSL
9 14 (17.72%) jQuery
10 12 (15.19%) ASP.NET MVC
11 7 (8.86%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 7 (8.86%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 6 (7.59%) Backbone.js
13 4 (5.06%) AngularJS
14 3 (3.80%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 3 (3.80%) Ajax
14 3 (3.80%) CSS3
14 3 (3.80%) ASP.NET MVC 3
14 3 (3.80%) HTML5
15 2 (2.53%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 21 (26.58%) Mobile App
2 15 (18.99%) User Experience
3 11 (13.92%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.53%) GIS
4 2 (2.53%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.27%) DTV
5 1 (1.27%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 38 (48.10%) Windows
2 31 (39.24%) Windows Server 2008
3 26 (32.91%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (13.92%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (6.33%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (43.04%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (26.58%) Mobile Application Development
3 18 (22.78%) Regression Testing
4 12 (15.19%) MVC
5 8 (10.13%) Web Development
5 8 (10.13%) Software Engineering
6 6 (7.59%) Software Architecture
6 6 (7.59%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (7.59%) E-Commerce
7 5 (6.33%) TDD
7 5 (6.33%) Technical Architecture
7 5 (6.33%) Data Protection
8 4 (5.06%) Scrum
9 3 (3.80%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (3.80%) OO
9 3 (3.80%) OOD
9 3 (3.80%) Mentoring
10 2 (2.53%) Kimball Methodology
10 2 (2.53%) Data Architecture
10 2 (2.53%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 63 (79.75%) C#
2 45 (56.96%) JavaScript
3 41 (51.90%) SQL
4 21 (26.58%) XQuery
4 21 (26.58%) XPath
5 5 (6.33%) Java
6 1 (1.27%) Perl
6 1 (1.27%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.27%) VB
6 1 (1.27%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.27%) VBA
6 1 (1.27%) VB6
Qualifications
1 11 (13.92%) Degree
2 6 (7.59%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.53%) MCITP
4 1 (1.27%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.27%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.27%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.27%) MCP
4 1 (1.27%) MCSE
4 1 (1.27%) MCSA
4 1 (1.27%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.53%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.27%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 1 (1.27%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 21 (26.58%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 52 (65.82%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.53%) EPiServer
3 1 (1.27%) Dell
3 1 (1.27%) JD Edwards
3 1 (1.27%) SAP
3 1 (1.27%) Cisco
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £38000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago