The table below looks at the statistics 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 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 42 51 30
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -21
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 15 7 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 4.50% 1.92% 4.39%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 13.04% 5.43% 15.25%
Number of salaries quoted 15 7 9
Average salary £45,000 £52,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
SQL Server 2005
Bedfordshire

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 Bedford region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
115 129 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 34.53% 35.34% 28.78%
Number of salaries quoted 112 120 55
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% +30.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £31,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £47,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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
Salary Histogram in Bedford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2005 across the Bedford region over the 3 months to 26 November 2014.

SQL Server 2005 Salary Histogram in Bedford

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 24 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 24 (100.00%) Windows
1 24 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 24 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 24 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 24 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 23 (95.83%) Moq
2 23 (95.83%) LINQ
2 23 (95.83%) WCF
2 23 (95.83%) WPF
2 23 (95.83%) Multithreading
2 23 (95.83%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (95.83%) TDD
2 23 (95.83%) .NET Framework
2 23 (95.83%) MVC
2 23 (95.83%) Scrum
2 23 (95.83%) WinForms
2 23 (95.83%) N-Tier
2 23 (95.83%) OOD
2 23 (95.83%) OO
2 23 (95.83%) ASP.NET
2 23 (95.83%) C#
2 23 (95.83%) SQL
2 23 (95.83%) T-SQL
2 23 (95.83%) .NET
2 23 (95.83%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 20 (83.33%) Silverlight
4 19 (79.17%) MOM
4 19 (79.17%) ADO.NET
5 16 (66.67%) Visual Studio

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 24 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.17%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 24 (100.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 24 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 23 (95.83%) Moq
2 16 (66.67%) Visual Studio
3 15 (62.50%) Rhino Mocks
4 13 (54.17%) Subversion
4 13 (54.17%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 22 (91.67%) Developer
2 20 (83.33%) C# Developer
2 20 (83.33%) C# .NET Developer
3 19 (79.17%) .NET Developer
4 16 (66.67%) Senior C# Developer
4 16 (66.67%) Senior Developer
5 15 (62.50%) Senior .NET Developer
6 14 (58.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 11 (45.83%) ASP.NET Developer
8 7 (29.17%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
8 7 (29.17%) Technical Leader
9 6 (25.00%) Agile .NET Developer
9 6 (25.00%) Agile C# Developer
9 6 (25.00%) Technical Developer
9 6 (25.00%) Lead Developer
10 1 (4.17%) Architect
10 1 (4.17%) Applications Support
10 1 (4.17%) Technical Architect
10 1 (4.17%) Web Developer
10 1 (4.17%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (95.83%) .NET
1 23 (95.83%) ASP.NET
1 23 (95.83%) WinForms
1 23 (95.83%) .NET Framework
1 23 (95.83%) WCF
1 23 (95.83%) WPF
1 23 (95.83%) LINQ
1 23 (95.83%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 20 (83.33%) Silverlight
3 19 (79.17%) ADO.NET
4 15 (62.50%) Web Services
5 11 (45.83%) ASP.NET MVC
6 7 (29.17%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 3 (12.50%) Windows Identity Foundation
7 3 (12.50%) HTML5
7 3 (12.50%) jQuery
7 3 (12.50%) HTML
7 3 (12.50%) Ajax
7 3 (12.50%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 23 (95.83%) N-Tier
2 1 (4.17%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 24 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (95.83%) OO
1 23 (95.83%) OOD
1 23 (95.83%) MVC
1 23 (95.83%) Scrum
1 23 (95.83%) Agile Software Development
1 23 (95.83%) TDD
1 23 (95.83%) Multithreading
2 3 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (4.17%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 23 (95.83%) C#
1 23 (95.83%) SQL
1 23 (95.83%) T-SQL
2 3 (12.50%) JavaScript
Systems Management
1 19 (79.17%) MOM
Vendors
1 24 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.17%) VMware
2 1 (4.17%) Nintex
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