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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 82 68 54
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -14
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 1 18 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.13% 1.85% 4.14%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.50% 7.59% 10.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1 18 41
Average salary £57,500 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+47.43% -2.50%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,750 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +0.64%
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
200 237 401
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 25.45% 24.31% 39.51%
Number of salaries quoted 180 215 370
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,750 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £56,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
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 5 February 2016. 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 0 1 £57,500 +47.43%
SQL Server 2005
East of England

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 5 (83.33%) Clustering
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 5 (83.33%) SCOM
2 5 (83.33%) PowerShell
2 5 (83.33%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (83.33%) Configuration Management
2 5 (83.33%) ITIL
3 2 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
4 1 (16.67%) BDD
4 1 (16.67%) High Availability
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Software Delivery
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) MVC
4 1 (16.67%) Scrum
4 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
4 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) DBA
1 5 (83.33%) SQL DBA
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server DBA
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
1 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
1 1 (16.67%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) Configuration Management
1 5 (83.33%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Testing
3 1 (16.67%) BDD
3 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
3 1 (16.67%) High Availability
3 1 (16.67%) MVC
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 1 (16.67%) Software Delivery
3 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (16.67%) C#
2 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
Systems Management
1 5 (83.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft