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

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 56 35 38
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +3
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 42 59 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 3.57% 5.70% 6.01%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 11.70% 17.00% 18.87%
Number of salaries quoted 42 57 58
Average salary £46,250 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.77% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,900 £32,500 £31,000
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% -
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
359 347 318
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 30.55% 33.53% 31.83%
Number of salaries quoted 327 335 268
Average salary £43,900 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.44% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,100 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £77,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 20 August 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 20 August 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 -24 20 £45,000 - 1
Bedford -12 8 £52,500 +10.52% 1
Dunstable -1 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 20 August 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 99 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 94 (94.95%) SQL Server 2008
3 67 (67.68%) .NET
4 64 (64.65%) C#
5 63 (63.64%) ASP.NET
6 57 (57.58%) SQL
7 55 (55.56%) WCF
8 46 (46.46%) Windows
9 45 (45.45%) Web Services
10 44 (44.44%) JavaScript
11 40 (40.40%) .NET Framework
12 36 (36.36%) VB.NET
12 36 (36.36%) Microsoft
13 35 (35.35%) jQuery
14 34 (34.34%) MVC
15 33 (33.33%) TDD
15 33 (33.33%) OO
16 32 (32.32%) SharePoint
17 31 (31.31%) Scrum
17 31 (31.31%) Team Foundation Server
18 30 (30.30%) Relational Database
18 30 (30.30%) Subversion
18 30 (30.30%) Visual Studio
19 28 (28.28%) T-SQL
20 23 (23.23%) Java
20 23 (23.23%) JSP
20 23 (23.23%) WinForms
21 22 (22.22%) MS Excel
22 20 (20.20%) UNIX
22 20 (20.20%) Ajax

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 32 (32.32%) SharePoint
2 17 (17.17%) WebSphere
2 17 (17.17%) WebSphere Application Server
3 16 (16.16%) BizTalk Server
4 13 (13.13%) CMS
5 3 (3.03%) MS Exchange
5 3 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (3.03%) Office Communications Server
5 3 (3.03%) Lync
5 3 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.01%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 22 (22.22%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.02%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.01%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.01%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (12.12%) Internet
2 6 (6.06%) SAN
3 4 (4.04%) Firewall
3 4 (4.04%) DHCP
3 4 (4.04%) DNS
4 3 (3.03%) Network Security
5 2 (2.02%) TCP/IP
5 2 (2.02%) NAS
6 1 (1.01%) LAN
6 1 (1.01%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 99 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 94 (94.95%) SQL Server 2008
3 30 (30.30%) Relational Database
4 17 (17.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 17 (17.17%) DB2
5 11 (11.11%) SQL Server 2000
6 8 (8.08%) RDBMS
7 6 (6.06%) Crystal Reports
8 5 (5.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (5.05%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (4.04%) Oracle Database
10 2 (2.02%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 31 (31.31%) Team Foundation Server
2 30 (30.30%) Visual Studio
2 30 (30.30%) Subversion
3 17 (17.17%) MyEclipse
3 17 (17.17%) TeamCity
3 17 (17.17%) Eclipse
4 16 (16.16%) Moq
5 3 (3.03%) MSBuild
6 1 (1.01%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 9 (9.09%) Finance
2 4 (4.04%) Marketing
3 1 (1.01%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 72 (72.73%) Developer
2 52 (52.53%) .NET Developer
3 19 (19.19%) C# Developer
3 19 (19.19%) C# .NET Developer
4 17 (17.17%) ASP.NET Developer
5 15 (15.15%) Lead Developer
6 14 (14.14%) Senior Developer
6 14 (14.14%) Technical Leader
7 13 (13.13%) Technical Developer
8 12 (12.12%) Senior .NET Developer
8 12 (12.12%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 9 (9.09%) Analyst Programmer
9 9 (9.09%) Programmer
9 9 (9.09%) Analyst
9 9 (9.09%) Java Developer
10 8 (8.08%) Java Software Engineer
10 8 (8.08%) Senior C# Developer
10 8 (8.08%) Developer Analyst
10 8 (8.08%) Software Engineer
10 8 (8.08%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (67.68%) .NET
2 63 (63.64%) ASP.NET
3 55 (55.56%) WCF
4 45 (45.45%) Web Services
5 40 (40.40%) .NET Framework
6 35 (35.35%) jQuery
7 23 (23.23%) JSP
7 23 (23.23%) WinForms
8 20 (20.20%) Ajax
9 18 (18.18%) CSS
9 18 (18.18%) HTML
10 17 (17.17%) ICEfaces
10 17 (17.17%) Java EE
10 17 (17.17%) JSF
10 17 (17.17%) Struts
11 16 (16.16%) LINQ
11 16 (16.16%) WPF
11 16 (16.16%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 14 (14.14%) XML
12 14 (14.14%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 16 (16.16%) N-Tier
2 6 (6.06%) Clustering
3 3 (3.03%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 46 (46.46%) Windows
2 20 (20.20%) UNIX
3 4 (4.04%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (4.04%) Windows 7
3 4 (4.04%) Linux
4 1 (1.01%) Windows XP
4 1 (1.01%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (34.34%) MVC
2 33 (33.33%) OO
2 33 (33.33%) TDD
3 31 (31.31%) Scrum
4 17 (17.17%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (17.17%) Migration
4 17 (17.17%) RAD
4 17 (17.17%) Web Development
5 16 (16.16%) Multithreading
5 16 (16.16%) OOD
6 15 (15.15%) Waterfall
7 12 (12.12%) ETL
8 11 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
9 10 (10.10%) Data Transformation
10 9 (9.09%) E-Commerce
10 9 (9.09%) Analytics
11 8 (8.08%) Software Engineering
12 6 (6.06%) BCP
13 4 (4.04%) Service Delivery
13 4 (4.04%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 64 (64.65%) C#
2 57 (57.58%) SQL
3 44 (44.44%) JavaScript
4 36 (36.36%) VB.NET
5 28 (28.28%) T-SQL
6 23 (23.23%) Java
7 15 (15.15%) C
8 12 (12.12%) VB
9 8 (8.08%) Groovy
10 7 (7.07%) PHP
11 6 (6.06%) VB6
12 3 (3.03%) PowerShell
12 3 (3.03%) Perl
Qualifications
1 10 (10.10%) Degree
2 3 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.02%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (2.02%) MCP
4 1 (1.01%) MCSE
4 1 (1.01%) MCSA
4 1 (1.01%) MCDBA
4 1 (1.01%) CCA
4 1 (1.01%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (1.01%) MCTS
4 1 (1.01%) MCITP
4 1 (1.01%) VCP4
4 1 (1.01%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.02%) SLA
1 2 (2.02%) QA
2 1 (1.01%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (4.04%) Active Directory
1 4 (4.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (3.03%) Hyper-V
2 3 (3.03%) XenApp
2 3 (3.03%) XenServer
2 3 (3.03%) XenDesktop
2 3 (3.03%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (1.01%) NFS
3 1 (1.01%) VMware ESX
3 1 (1.01%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (9.09%) MOM
2 3 (3.03%) WSUS
Vendors
1 36 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 17 (17.17%) JBoss
3 6 (6.06%) Adobe
3 6 (6.06%) Oracle
4 4 (4.04%) VMware
4 4 (4.04%) XMPie
5 3 (3.03%) LANDesk
5 3 (3.03%) HP
5 3 (3.03%) Citrix
6 2 (2.02%) CommVault
6 2 (2.02%) EMC
6 2 (2.02%) AppSense
7 1 (1.01%) Sitecore
7 1 (1.01%) Cisco
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