The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 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 Bedfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 55 37 42
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +5
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 45 58 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 3.90% 5.41% 5.43%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 12.53% 16.76% 17.78%
Number of salaries quoted 45 54 46
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,900 £35,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
359 346 270
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 31.11% 32.28% 30.54%
Number of salaries quoted 325 331 235
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £77,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
SQL Server 2005
East of England

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 25 July 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 25 July 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 -21 22 £45,000 -5.26% 2
Bedford -15 8 £52,500 +16.66% 2
Dunstable 0 4 £36,750 +26.72%
SQL Server 2005
East of England

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

1 107 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 101 (94.39%) SQL Server 2008
3 64 (59.81%) .NET
4 61 (57.01%) C#
5 60 (56.07%) ASP.NET
6 56 (52.34%) Web Services
7 53 (49.53%) JavaScript
7 53 (49.53%) SQL
8 52 (48.60%) WCF
9 46 (42.99%) jQuery
10 44 (41.12%) Windows
11 41 (38.32%) OO
12 40 (37.38%) Relational Database
13 35 (32.71%) .NET Framework
14 34 (31.78%) Microsoft
14 34 (31.78%) MVC
15 33 (30.84%) JSP
15 33 (30.84%) Java
15 33 (30.84%) VB.NET
16 32 (29.91%) Team Foundation Server
17 31 (28.97%) Visual Studio
17 31 (28.97%) TDD
18 30 (28.04%) UNIX
19 29 (27.10%) Subversion
19 29 (27.10%) Scrum
19 29 (27.10%) Ajax
20 28 (26.17%) DB2
21 27 (25.23%) WebSphere Application Server
21 27 (25.23%) T-SQL
21 27 (25.23%) Struts

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 27 (25.23%) WebSphere Application Server
1 27 (25.23%) SharePoint
1 27 (25.23%) WebSphere
2 13 (12.15%) BizTalk Server
2 13 (12.15%) CMS
3 3 (2.80%) MS Exchange
3 3 (2.80%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (2.80%) Office Communications Server
3 3 (2.80%) Lync
3 3 (2.80%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.93%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 22 (20.56%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.74%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (2.80%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.93%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (11.21%) Internet
2 6 (5.61%) SAN
3 4 (3.74%) Firewall
3 4 (3.74%) DHCP
3 4 (3.74%) DNS
4 3 (2.80%) Network Security
5 2 (1.87%) TCP/IP
5 2 (1.87%) NAS
6 1 (0.93%) LAN
6 1 (0.93%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 107 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 101 (94.39%) SQL Server 2008
3 40 (37.38%) Relational Database
4 28 (26.17%) DB2
5 19 (17.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 11 (10.28%) SQL Server 2000
7 8 (7.48%) SQL Server 2012
7 8 (7.48%) RDBMS
8 6 (5.61%) Crystal Reports
9 5 (4.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 4 (3.74%) Oracle Database
11 2 (1.87%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 32 (29.91%) Team Foundation Server
2 31 (28.97%) Visual Studio
3 29 (27.10%) Subversion
4 27 (25.23%) MyEclipse
4 27 (25.23%) Eclipse
5 17 (15.89%) TeamCity
6 14 (13.08%) Moq
7 3 (2.80%) MSBuild
General
1 9 (8.41%) Finance
2 4 (3.74%) Marketing
3 1 (0.93%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 72 (67.29%) Developer
2 48 (44.86%) .NET Developer
3 17 (15.89%) ASP.NET Developer
4 15 (14.02%) C# Developer
4 15 (14.02%) C# .NET Developer
5 14 (13.08%) Lead Developer
5 14 (13.08%) Java Developer
6 13 (12.15%) Java Software Engineer
6 13 (12.15%) Software Engineer
6 13 (12.15%) Senior Developer
6 13 (12.15%) Technical Leader
7 12 (11.21%) Technical Developer
7 12 (11.21%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 11 (10.28%) Senior .NET Developer
8 11 (10.28%) Analyst Programmer
8 11 (10.28%) Programmer
8 11 (10.28%) Analyst
9 9 (8.41%) DBA
10 8 (7.48%) Web Developer
10 8 (7.48%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (59.81%) .NET
2 60 (56.07%) ASP.NET
3 56 (52.34%) Web Services
4 52 (48.60%) WCF
5 46 (42.99%) jQuery
6 35 (32.71%) .NET Framework
7 33 (30.84%) JSP
8 29 (27.10%) Ajax
9 27 (25.23%) Java EE
9 27 (25.23%) Struts
9 27 (25.23%) ICEfaces
9 27 (25.23%) JSF
10 21 (19.63%) WinForms
11 19 (17.76%) HTML
11 19 (17.76%) CSS
12 14 (13.08%) XML
12 14 (13.08%) XSLT
12 14 (13.08%) WSDL
12 14 (13.08%) LINQ
12 14 (13.08%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 14 (13.08%) N-Tier
2 6 (5.61%) Clustering
3 3 (2.80%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 44 (41.12%) Windows
2 30 (28.04%) UNIX
3 4 (3.74%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (3.74%) Windows 7
3 4 (3.74%) Linux
4 1 (0.93%) Windows XP
4 1 (0.93%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (38.32%) OO
2 34 (31.78%) MVC
3 31 (28.97%) TDD
4 29 (27.10%) Scrum
5 27 (25.23%) Agile Software Development
5 27 (25.23%) Migration
5 27 (25.23%) RAD
5 27 (25.23%) Web Development
6 15 (14.02%) Waterfall
7 14 (13.08%) Multithreading
7 14 (13.08%) Analytics
7 14 (13.08%) OOD
8 13 (12.15%) Software Engineering
9 12 (11.21%) ETL
10 10 (9.35%) Continuous Integration
10 10 (9.35%) Data Transformation
11 8 (7.48%) E-Commerce
12 6 (5.61%) BCP
13 4 (3.74%) Service Delivery
13 4 (3.74%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 61 (57.01%) C#
2 53 (49.53%) JavaScript
2 53 (49.53%) SQL
3 33 (30.84%) Java
3 33 (30.84%) VB.NET
4 27 (25.23%) T-SQL
5 15 (14.02%) C
6 12 (11.21%) VB
7 8 (7.48%) Groovy
8 7 (6.54%) PHP
9 6 (5.61%) VB6
10 3 (2.80%) PowerShell
10 3 (2.80%) Perl
Qualifications
1 11 (10.28%) Degree
2 3 (2.80%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.87%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (1.87%) MCP
4 1 (0.93%) MCSE
4 1 (0.93%) MCSA
4 1 (0.93%) MCDBA
4 1 (0.93%) CCA
4 1 (0.93%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (0.93%) MCTS
4 1 (0.93%) MCITP
4 1 (0.93%) VCP4
4 1 (0.93%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.87%) SLA
1 2 (1.87%) QA
2 1 (0.93%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (3.74%) Active Directory
1 4 (3.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (2.80%) Hyper-V
2 3 (2.80%) XenApp
2 3 (2.80%) XenServer
2 3 (2.80%) XenDesktop
2 3 (2.80%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (0.93%) NFS
3 1 (0.93%) VMware ESX
3 1 (0.93%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (7.48%) MOM
2 3 (2.80%) WSUS
Vendors
1 34 (31.78%) Microsoft
2 27 (25.23%) JBoss
3 7 (6.54%) Oracle
4 6 (5.61%) Adobe
5 4 (3.74%) VMware
5 4 (3.74%) XMPie
6 3 (2.80%) LANDesk
6 3 (2.80%) HP
6 3 (2.80%) Citrix
7 2 (1.87%) CommVault
7 2 (1.87%) EMC
7 2 (1.87%) AppSense
8 1 (0.93%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.93%) Cisco
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