Period
to 18 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire with a requirement for SQL Server 2008 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 6 months to 18 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server 2008
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
18 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 111 144 143
Rank change year-on-year +33 -1 -64
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 17 7 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 1.02% 0.43% 0.52%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.62% 1.25% 1.70%
Number of salaries quoted 15 2 8
Gloucestershire median annual salary £42,500 £48,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.46% +47.69% -15.58%
10th Percentile £29,500 £40,150 £25,125
90th Percentile £55,000 £53,450 £39,000
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.90% +2.67%

SQL Server 2008 is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Gloucestershire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 470 560 648
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 28.28% 34.33% 30.87%
Number of salaries quoted 398 488 506
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,100 £27,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

SQL Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

Job postings citing SQL Server 2008 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server 2008 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 in Gloucestershire.

Salary trend for SQL Server 2008 in Gloucestershire

SQL Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 in Gloucestershire over the 6 months to 18 September 2018.

Salary histogram for SQL Server 2008 in Gloucestershire

SQL Server 2008
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 within the Gloucestershire region over the 6 months to 18 September 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham +15 12 £42,500 -
Cirencester +10 2 £55,000 +2.80%
Gloucester +7 1 - - 1
SQL Server 2008
South West

For the 6 months to 18 September 2018, IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Gloucestershire region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 17 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (58.82%) .NET
2 10 (58.82%) C#
2 10 (58.82%) JavaScript
2 10 (58.82%) XML
3 9 (52.94%) XSL
3 9 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (52.94%) .NET Framework
3 9 (52.94%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (52.94%) AngularJS
4 8 (47.06%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 8 (47.06%) Twitter
4 8 (47.06%) Web Application Development
4 8 (47.06%) Secure Coding
4 8 (47.06%) Multithreading
4 8 (47.06%) CSS
4 8 (47.06%) Multithreaded Programming
5 7 (41.18%) SQL Server 2016
6 6 (35.29%) SQL
7 5 (29.41%) Scrum
7 5 (29.41%) Kanban
7 5 (29.41%) PowerShell
7 5 (29.41%) MongoDB
7 5 (29.41%) Pair Programming
7 5 (29.41%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (29.41%) TypeScript
7 5 (29.41%) Octopus Deploy
8 4 (23.53%) SQL Server 2014
8 4 (23.53%) Windows Server
8 4 (23.53%) Regression Testing

SQL Server 2008
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (41.18%) SQL Server 2016
3 5 (29.41%) MongoDB
3 5 (29.41%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (23.53%) SQL Server 2014
5 3 (17.65%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 9 (52.94%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (29.41%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 1 (5.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (58.82%) Developer
2 8 (47.06%) Software Developer
3 5 (29.41%) DBA
3 5 (29.41%) Full Stack Developer
3 5 (29.41%) SQL DBA
4 2 (11.76%) Administrator
4 2 (11.76%) Development Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Junior
5 1 (5.88%) .NET Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Junior Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Junior SQL DBA
5 1 (5.88%) Junior SQL Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior .NET Software Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Full Stack Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Software Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Software Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (58.82%) .NET
1 10 (58.82%) XML
2 9 (52.94%) .NET Framework
2 9 (52.94%) AngularJS
2 9 (52.94%) XSL
3 8 (47.06%) CSS
3 8 (47.06%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET
4 1 (5.88%) Entity Framework
Operating Systems
1 4 (23.53%) Windows
1 4 (23.53%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (47.06%) Multithreaded Programming
2 8 (47.06%) Multithreading
2 8 (47.06%) Secure Coding
2 8 (47.06%) Web Application Development
3 5 (29.41%) Kanban
3 5 (29.41%) Pair Programming
3 5 (29.41%) Scrum
4 4 (23.53%) Regression Testing
5 3 (17.65%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (17.65%) ETL
5 3 (17.65%) Problem-Solving
6 2 (11.76%) Data Modelling
7 1 (5.88%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (5.88%) Software Engineering
7 1 (5.88%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 10 (58.82%) C#
1 10 (58.82%) JavaScript
2 6 (35.29%) SQL
3 5 (29.41%) PowerShell
3 5 (29.41%) TypeScript
4 4 (23.53%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) HL7
Vendors
1 8 (47.06%) Twitter
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft