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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 48 38 23
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -15
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 9 11 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 2.81% 3.73% 9.17%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.65% 9.82% 34.48%
Number of salaries quoted 9 11 20
Average salary £52,500 £47,500 £39,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% +21.01%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £45,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,001 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+8.10% -1.33%
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
104 112 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 32.50% 37.97% 26.61%
Number of salaries quoted 100 112 56
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £21,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 22 August 2014.

SQL Server 2005 Salary Histogram in Bedford

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 18 (100.00%) SQL
1 18 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 18 (100.00%) Windows
1 18 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 18 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 18 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 17 (94.44%) Multithreading
2 17 (94.44%) .NET Framework
2 17 (94.44%) WCF
2 17 (94.44%) WPF
2 17 (94.44%) LINQ
2 17 (94.44%) Scrum
2 17 (94.44%) WinForms
2 17 (94.44%) TDD
2 17 (94.44%) SharePoint
2 17 (94.44%) MVC
2 17 (94.44%) OO
2 17 (94.44%) N-Tier
2 17 (94.44%) OOD
2 17 (94.44%) T-SQL
2 17 (94.44%) .NET
2 17 (94.44%) C#
2 17 (94.44%) ASP.NET
2 17 (94.44%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 17 (94.44%) Moq
3 14 (77.78%) Subversion
3 14 (77.78%) Team Foundation Server
4 11 (61.11%) Silverlight
5 10 (55.56%) MOM
5 10 (55.56%) ADO.NET

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 17 (94.44%) SharePoint
Applications
1 18 (100.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.56%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) DHCP
1 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
1 1 (5.56%) DNS
1 1 (5.56%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 18 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 17 (94.44%) Moq
2 14 (77.78%) Subversion
2 14 (77.78%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (16.67%) Visual Studio
4 2 (11.11%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 8 (44.44%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (88.89%) Developer
2 14 (77.78%) Technical Leader
3 13 (72.22%) Technical Developer
3 13 (72.22%) C# Developer
3 13 (72.22%) Lead Developer
3 13 (72.22%) C# .NET Developer
4 12 (66.67%) .NET Developer
5 11 (61.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 10 (55.56%) ASP.NET Developer
6 10 (55.56%) Senior Developer
7 9 (50.00%) Senior C# Developer
8 8 (44.44%) Senior .NET Developer
9 6 (33.33%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
10 1 (5.56%) Lead Architect
10 1 (5.56%) Technical Solutions Architect
10 1 (5.56%) .NET Technical Architect
10 1 (5.56%) .NET Architect
10 1 (5.56%) Administrator
10 1 (5.56%) Architect
10 1 (5.56%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (94.44%) .NET Framework
1 17 (94.44%) WCF
1 17 (94.44%) WPF
1 17 (94.44%) LINQ
1 17 (94.44%) WinForms
1 17 (94.44%) .NET
1 17 (94.44%) ASP.NET
1 17 (94.44%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 11 (61.11%) Silverlight
3 10 (55.56%) ADO.NET
4 3 (16.67%) Ajax
4 3 (16.67%) jQuery
4 3 (16.67%) HTML5
4 3 (16.67%) CSS
4 3 (16.67%) HTML
4 3 (16.67%) Windows Identity Foundation
5 2 (11.11%) Web Services
6 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 17 (94.44%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 18 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (5.56%) Windows 7
2 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (5.56%) Windows XP
2 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (94.44%) Multithreading
1 17 (94.44%) Scrum
1 17 (94.44%) TDD
1 17 (94.44%) MVC
1 17 (94.44%) OO
1 17 (94.44%) OOD
2 3 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (5.56%) Data Management
3 1 (5.56%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) SQL
2 17 (94.44%) T-SQL
2 17 (94.44%) C#
3 3 (16.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Degree
1 1 (5.56%) MCP
1 1 (5.56%) MCDBA
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
Systems Management
1 10 (55.56%) MOM
Vendors
1 18 (100.00%) Microsoft
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