The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2005 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Abingdon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2005 over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 25 14 21
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +7
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 11 8 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 7.14% 9.41% 7.27%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 19.30% 24.24% 15.38%
Number of salaries quoted 11 3 8
Average salary £32,500 £55,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-40.90% +83.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £49,000 £29,400
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
SQL Server 2005
Oxfordshire

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 Abingdon region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Abingdon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
57 33 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 37.01% 38.82% 47.27%
Number of salaries quoted 48 25 52
Average salary £37,500 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,800 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

SQL Server 2005
Jobs Demand Trend in Abingdon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2005 across the Abingdon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server 2005 Jobs Demand Trend in Abingdon

SQL Server 2005
Salary Trend in Abingdon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2005 across the Abingdon region.

SQL Server 2005 Salary Trend in Abingdon

SQL Server 2005
Salary Histogram in Abingdon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2005 across the Abingdon region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

SQL Server 2005 Salary Histogram in Abingdon

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Abingdon

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Abingdon region citing SQL Server 2005 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 2005.

1 19 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 19 (100.00%) .NET
1 19 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 15 (78.95%) C#
3 14 (73.68%) HTML
3 14 (73.68%) SQL
4 10 (52.63%) VB.NET
4 10 (52.63%) JavaScript
4 10 (52.63%) CSS
4 10 (52.63%) MVC
4 10 (52.63%) TDD
4 10 (52.63%) NUnit
4 10 (52.63%) .NET Framework
4 10 (52.63%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (52.63%) ASP.NET MVC
4 10 (52.63%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 10 (52.63%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 9 (47.37%) BizTalk Server
6 6 (31.58%) ADO.NET
6 6 (31.58%) NHS
6 6 (31.58%) jQuery
7 5 (26.32%) Computer Science
7 5 (26.32%) Relational Database
7 5 (26.32%) UML
7 5 (26.32%) OO
7 5 (26.32%) Internet
7 5 (26.32%) Configuration Management
7 5 (26.32%) Web Services
8 4 (21.05%) XML
8 4 (21.05%) UNIX

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Abingdon by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Abingdon region citing SQL Server 2005 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 2005. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (47.37%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (21.05%) SharePoint Server
2 4 (21.05%) IIS
2 4 (21.05%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (26.32%) Internet
2 4 (21.05%) Firewall
2 4 (21.05%) Network Security
2 4 (21.05%) LAN
2 4 (21.05%) WAN
2 4 (21.05%) SNMP
2 4 (21.05%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (52.63%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (26.32%) Relational Database
4 4 (21.05%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 10 (52.63%) NUnit
2 4 (21.05%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (10.53%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 10 (52.63%) Developer
1 10 (52.63%) .NET Developer
2 5 (26.32%) Senior Technical Architect
2 5 (26.32%) Senior Architect
2 5 (26.32%) Architect
2 5 (26.32%) Technical Architect
3 4 (21.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Support Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Support Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 19 (100.00%) .NET
2 14 (73.68%) HTML
3 10 (52.63%) ASP.NET MVC
3 10 (52.63%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 10 (52.63%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 10 (52.63%) .NET Framework
3 10 (52.63%) CSS
4 6 (31.58%) jQuery
4 6 (31.58%) ADO.NET
5 5 (26.32%) Web Services
6 4 (21.05%) XML
6 4 (21.05%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) NHS
2 5 (26.32%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (21.05%) Windows XP
1 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (21.05%) Windows 8
1 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2012
1 4 (21.05%) UNIX
1 4 (21.05%) Windows
2 2 (10.53%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) MVC
1 10 (52.63%) TDD
2 5 (26.32%) UML
2 5 (26.32%) OO
2 5 (26.32%) Configuration Management
3 4 (21.05%) E-Commerce
3 4 (21.05%) Performance Testing
3 4 (21.05%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 15 (78.95%) C#
2 14 (73.68%) SQL
3 10 (52.63%) VB.NET
3 10 (52.63%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) CISSP
2 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (10.53%) MCSE
System Software
1 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 4 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (21.05%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
1 4 (21.05%) VMware