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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 46 47 39
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -8
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 13 13 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 3.87% 3.32% 2.10%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 11.50% 8.55% 9.80%
Number of salaries quoted 13 12 5
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
113 152 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 33.63% 38.78% 21.43%
Number of salaries quoted 108 137 47
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 £37,200 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £47,250 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 19 December 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 25 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 25 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 25 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 25 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 25 (100.00%) Windows
1 25 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 24 (96.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 24 (96.00%) Moq
2 24 (96.00%) N-Tier
2 24 (96.00%) C#
2 24 (96.00%) SQL
2 24 (96.00%) T-SQL
2 24 (96.00%) OO
2 24 (96.00%) OOD
2 24 (96.00%) MVC
2 24 (96.00%) Scrum
2 24 (96.00%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (96.00%) TDD
2 24 (96.00%) .NET
2 24 (96.00%) ASP.NET
2 24 (96.00%) Multithreading
2 24 (96.00%) WinForms
2 24 (96.00%) .NET Framework
2 24 (96.00%) WCF
2 24 (96.00%) WPF
2 24 (96.00%) LINQ
3 21 (84.00%) Silverlight
4 20 (80.00%) ADO.NET
4 20 (80.00%) MOM
5 18 (72.00%) Visual Studio

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 25 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.00%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 25 (100.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 25 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (4.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 24 (96.00%) Moq
2 18 (72.00%) Visual Studio
3 17 (68.00%) Rhino Mocks
4 12 (48.00%) Subversion
4 12 (48.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (12.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 23 (92.00%) Developer
2 21 (84.00%) C# Developer
2 21 (84.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 20 (80.00%) .NET Developer
4 18 (72.00%) Senior C# Developer
4 18 (72.00%) Senior Developer
5 17 (68.00%) Senior .NET Developer
6 15 (60.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 12 (48.00%) ASP.NET Developer
8 9 (36.00%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
9 6 (24.00%) Agile .NET Developer
9 6 (24.00%) Agile C# Developer
9 6 (24.00%) Technical Leader
10 5 (20.00%) Technical Developer
10 5 (20.00%) Lead Developer
11 2 (8.00%) Web Developer
11 2 (8.00%) .NET Web Developer
11 2 (8.00%) Senior Web Developer
11 2 (8.00%) C# Web Developer
11 2 (8.00%) Senior .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (96.00%) .NET
1 24 (96.00%) ASP.NET
1 24 (96.00%) WinForms
1 24 (96.00%) .NET Framework
1 24 (96.00%) WCF
1 24 (96.00%) WPF
1 24 (96.00%) LINQ
1 24 (96.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 21 (84.00%) Silverlight
3 20 (80.00%) ADO.NET
4 17 (68.00%) Web Services
5 13 (52.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 9 (36.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 3 (12.00%) Windows Identity Foundation
7 3 (12.00%) HTML5
7 3 (12.00%) jQuery
7 3 (12.00%) HTML
7 3 (12.00%) Ajax
7 3 (12.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 24 (96.00%) N-Tier
2 1 (4.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 25 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (96.00%) OO
1 24 (96.00%) OOD
1 24 (96.00%) MVC
1 24 (96.00%) Scrum
1 24 (96.00%) Agile Software Development
1 24 (96.00%) TDD
1 24 (96.00%) Multithreading
2 3 (12.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (4.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 24 (96.00%) C#
1 24 (96.00%) SQL
1 24 (96.00%) T-SQL
2 3 (12.00%) JavaScript
Systems Management
1 20 (80.00%) MOM
Vendors
1 25 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.00%) VMware
2 1 (4.00%) Nintex
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