The first table below looks at the demand for SQL Server 2005 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2005 over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Bedford region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 52 34 29
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -5
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 7 16 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 2.66% 5.56% 5.94%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.14% 13.68% 21.05%
Number of salaries quoted 7 16 12
Average salary £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
98 117 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 37.26% 40.63% 28.22%
Number of salaries quoted 92 116 53
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +6.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,300 £23,000 £30,900
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
SQL Server 2005
Bedfordshire

SQL Server 2005
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

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

SQL Server 2005 Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

SQL Server 2005
Salary Trend in Bedford

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

SQL Server 2005 Salary Trend in Bedford

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bedford 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 13 (100.00%) SQL
1 13 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
1 13 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 13 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 13 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 12 (92.31%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (92.31%) Moq
2 12 (92.31%) LINQ
2 12 (92.31%) Multithreading
2 12 (92.31%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 12 (92.31%) MVC
2 12 (92.31%) Subversion
2 12 (92.31%) TDD
2 12 (92.31%) .NET Framework
2 12 (92.31%) WCF
2 12 (92.31%) WPF
2 12 (92.31%) SharePoint
2 12 (92.31%) N-Tier
2 12 (92.31%) OOD
2 12 (92.31%) OO
2 12 (92.31%) ASP.NET
2 12 (92.31%) T-SQL
2 12 (92.31%) .NET
2 12 (92.31%) C#
2 12 (92.31%) Scrum
2 12 (92.31%) WinForms
3 8 (61.54%) MOM
3 8 (61.54%) ADO.NET
3 8 (61.54%) Finance

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bedford 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 12 (92.31%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (100.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) DHCP
1 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
1 1 (7.69%) DNS
1 1 (7.69%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 13 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 12 (92.31%) Subversion
1 12 (92.31%) Team Foundation Server
1 12 (92.31%) Moq
General
1 8 (61.54%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (92.31%) Technical Leader
2 11 (84.62%) Developer
2 11 (84.62%) Lead Developer
2 11 (84.62%) Technical Developer
3 10 (76.92%) C# .NET Developer
3 10 (76.92%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 10 (76.92%) .NET Developer
3 10 (76.92%) C# Developer
3 10 (76.92%) ASP.NET Developer
4 7 (53.85%) Senior Developer
5 6 (46.15%) Senior C# Developer
5 6 (46.15%) Senior .NET Developer
5 6 (46.15%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (7.69%) .NET Technical Architect
6 1 (7.69%) Technical Solutions Architect
6 1 (7.69%) Lead Architect
6 1 (7.69%) .NET Architect
6 1 (7.69%) Architect
6 1 (7.69%) Administrator
6 1 (7.69%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (92.31%) ASP.NET
1 12 (92.31%) WinForms
1 12 (92.31%) .NET Framework
1 12 (92.31%) WCF
1 12 (92.31%) WPF
1 12 (92.31%) .NET
1 12 (92.31%) LINQ
1 12 (92.31%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 8 (61.54%) ADO.NET
2 8 (61.54%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 12 (92.31%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (7.69%) Windows XP
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) OO
1 12 (92.31%) OOD
1 12 (92.31%) MVC
1 12 (92.31%) Scrum
1 12 (92.31%) TDD
1 12 (92.31%) Multithreading
2 1 (7.69%) Process Improvement
2 1 (7.69%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) SQL
2 12 (92.31%) T-SQL
2 12 (92.31%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) MCP
1 1 (7.69%) MCDBA
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
Systems Management
1 8 (61.54%) MOM
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Microsoft
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