The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2005 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2005 over the 3 months to 15 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 62 42 43
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 41 52 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 3.52% 5.34% 6.36%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 11.23% 15.34% 18.33%
Number of salaries quoted 41 50 62
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+8.10% -1.33%
SQL Server 2005
East of England

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 Bedfordshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
365 339 371
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 31.36% 34.80% 34.67%
Number of salaries quoted 320 326 307
Average salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.17% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £77,500 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SQL Server 2005
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

SQL Server 2005 Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

SQL Server 2005
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

SQL Server 2005 Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

SQL Server 2005
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2005 across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 15 September 2014.

SQL Server 2005 Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

SQL Server 2005
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server 2005 within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 15 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton -27 19 £45,000 +2.85%
Bedford -2 11 £52,500 +7.69% 1
SQL Server 2005
East of England

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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.

1 101 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 96 (95.05%) SQL Server 2008
3 72 (71.29%) .NET
4 69 (68.32%) C#
5 68 (67.33%) ASP.NET
6 60 (59.41%) WCF
7 59 (58.42%) SQL
8 54 (53.47%) Agile Software Development
9 49 (48.51%) Web Services
10 46 (45.54%) Windows
11 42 (41.58%) JavaScript
11 42 (41.58%) .NET Framework
12 39 (38.61%) MVC
13 36 (35.64%) VB.NET
13 36 (35.64%) Visual Studio
13 36 (35.64%) Microsoft
13 36 (35.64%) jQuery
13 36 (35.64%) Team Foundation Server
14 35 (34.65%) TDD
15 34 (33.66%) SharePoint
16 33 (32.67%) OO
16 33 (32.67%) Scrum
17 32 (31.68%) Subversion
18 31 (30.69%) T-SQL
19 28 (27.72%) Relational Database
20 25 (24.75%) MS Excel
20 25 (24.75%) WinForms
21 21 (20.79%) HTML
21 21 (20.79%) Java
21 21 (20.79%) CSS

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 34 (33.66%) SharePoint
2 16 (15.84%) BizTalk Server
3 15 (14.85%) WebSphere
3 15 (14.85%) WebSphere Application Server
4 13 (12.87%) CMS
5 2 (1.98%) MS Exchange
5 2 (1.98%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (1.98%) Office Communications Server
5 2 (1.98%) Lync
5 2 (1.98%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 25 (24.75%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.96%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (3.96%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.99%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (11.88%) Internet
2 6 (5.94%) SAN
3 2 (1.98%) NAS
3 2 (1.98%) Firewall
3 2 (1.98%) Network Security
3 2 (1.98%) DHCP
3 2 (1.98%) DNS
4 1 (0.99%) LAN
4 1 (0.99%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.99%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 101 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 96 (95.05%) SQL Server 2008
3 28 (27.72%) Relational Database
4 19 (18.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 15 (14.85%) DB2
6 11 (10.89%) SQL Server 2000
7 8 (7.92%) RDBMS
8 6 (5.94%) Crystal Reports
8 6 (5.94%) SQL Server 2012
9 5 (4.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 4 (3.96%) Oracle Database
11 2 (1.98%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 36 (35.64%) Visual Studio
1 36 (35.64%) Team Foundation Server
2 32 (31.68%) Subversion
3 18 (17.82%) Moq
4 17 (16.83%) TeamCity
5 15 (14.85%) MyEclipse
5 15 (14.85%) Eclipse
6 4 (3.96%) Rhino Mocks
7 3 (2.97%) MSBuild
General
1 9 (8.91%) Finance
2 4 (3.96%) Marketing
3 1 (0.99%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 75 (74.26%) Developer
2 54 (53.47%) .NET Developer
3 21 (20.79%) C# Developer
3 21 (20.79%) C# .NET Developer
4 16 (15.84%) ASP.NET Developer
4 16 (15.84%) Senior Developer
5 14 (13.86%) Lead Developer
5 14 (13.86%) Senior .NET Developer
6 13 (12.87%) Technical Leader
7 12 (11.88%) Technical Developer
7 12 (11.88%) Analyst Programmer
7 12 (11.88%) Programmer
7 12 (11.88%) Analyst
8 11 (10.89%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 10 (9.90%) Java Developer
9 10 (9.90%) Senior C# Developer
10 9 (8.91%) Java Software Engineer
10 9 (8.91%) Software Engineer
11 8 (7.92%) Web Developer
11 8 (7.92%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (71.29%) .NET
2 68 (67.33%) ASP.NET
3 60 (59.41%) WCF
4 49 (48.51%) Web Services
5 42 (41.58%) .NET Framework
6 36 (35.64%) jQuery
7 25 (24.75%) WinForms
8 21 (20.79%) CSS
8 21 (20.79%) JSP
8 21 (20.79%) HTML
9 18 (17.82%) LINQ
9 18 (17.82%) WPF
9 18 (17.82%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 18 (17.82%) Ajax
10 15 (14.85%) Java EE
10 15 (14.85%) JSF
10 15 (14.85%) Struts
10 15 (14.85%) ICEfaces
11 14 (13.86%) XML
11 14 (13.86%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 18 (17.82%) N-Tier
2 7 (6.93%) Clustering
3 3 (2.97%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 46 (45.54%) Windows
2 18 (17.82%) UNIX
3 4 (3.96%) Linux
4 2 (1.98%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (1.98%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (53.47%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (38.61%) MVC
3 35 (34.65%) TDD
4 33 (32.67%) OO
4 33 (32.67%) Scrum
5 18 (17.82%) Multithreading
5 18 (17.82%) OOD
6 15 (14.85%) RAD
6 15 (14.85%) Migration
6 15 (14.85%) Web Development
6 15 (14.85%) Waterfall
7 12 (11.88%) E-Commerce
7 12 (11.88%) ETL
8 11 (10.89%) Continuous Integration
9 10 (9.90%) Data Transformation
10 9 (8.91%) Software Engineering
11 6 (5.94%) Analytics
11 6 (5.94%) B2B
11 6 (5.94%) BCP
12 4 (3.96%) B2C
Programming Languages
1 69 (68.32%) C#
2 59 (58.42%) SQL
3 42 (41.58%) JavaScript
4 36 (35.64%) VB.NET
5 31 (30.69%) T-SQL
6 21 (20.79%) Java
7 15 (14.85%) C
8 12 (11.88%) VB
9 8 (7.92%) Groovy
10 7 (6.93%) PHP
11 6 (5.94%) VB6
12 3 (2.97%) PowerShell
12 3 (2.97%) Perl
Qualifications
1 9 (8.91%) Degree
2 2 (1.98%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (1.98%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (0.99%) MCTS
3 1 (0.99%) MCITP
3 1 (0.99%) MCP
3 1 (0.99%) MCSE
3 1 (0.99%) MCSA
3 1 (0.99%) CCA
3 1 (0.99%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (0.99%) VCP4
3 1 (0.99%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.98%) SLA
1 2 (1.98%) QA
2 1 (0.99%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (2.97%) Active Directory
1 3 (2.97%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.98%) Hyper-V
2 2 (1.98%) XenApp
2 2 (1.98%) XenServer
2 2 (1.98%) XenDesktop
2 2 (1.98%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (0.99%) NFS
3 1 (0.99%) VMware ESX
3 1 (0.99%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 12 (11.88%) MOM
2 2 (1.98%) WSUS
Vendors
1 36 (35.64%) Microsoft
2 15 (14.85%) JBoss
3 6 (5.94%) Adobe
3 6 (5.94%) Oracle
4 4 (3.96%) XMPie
5 3 (2.97%) VMware
6 2 (1.98%) AppSense
6 2 (1.98%) LANDesk
6 2 (1.98%) HP
6 2 (1.98%) EMC
6 2 (1.98%) Citrix
6 2 (1.98%) CommVault
7 1 (0.99%) Cisco
7 1 (0.99%) Sitecore
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