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 1 August 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 52 38 39
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 43 57 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 3.69% 5.48% 5.66%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 12.08% 17.01% 18.09%
Number of salaries quoted 43 54 50
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,700 £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
356 335 282
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 30.58% 32.18% 31.30%
Number of salaries quoted 322 320 245
Average salary £44,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.22% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,200 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £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 1 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 1 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 -20 20 £45,000 -5.26% 2
Bedford -16 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 1 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.

1 106 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 100 (94.34%) SQL Server 2008
3 66 (62.26%) .NET
4 63 (59.43%) C#
5 62 (58.49%) ASP.NET
6 56 (52.83%) SQL
7 54 (50.94%) WCF
8 52 (49.06%) Web Services
9 51 (48.11%) JavaScript
10 45 (42.45%) Windows
11 43 (40.57%) jQuery
12 39 (36.79%) OO
13 38 (35.85%) .NET Framework
14 37 (34.91%) Relational Database
15 35 (33.02%) VB.NET
15 35 (33.02%) Microsoft
16 34 (32.08%) MVC
17 32 (30.19%) TDD
18 31 (29.25%) Team Foundation Server
19 30 (28.30%) Scrum
19 30 (28.30%) SharePoint
19 30 (28.30%) Java
19 30 (28.30%) JSP
19 30 (28.30%) Visual Studio
20 29 (27.36%) Subversion
21 28 (26.42%) T-SQL
22 27 (25.47%) UNIX
22 27 (25.47%) Ajax
23 25 (23.58%) DB2
24 24 (22.64%) WebSphere Application Server

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 30 (28.30%) SharePoint
2 24 (22.64%) WebSphere Application Server
2 24 (22.64%) WebSphere
3 15 (14.15%) BizTalk Server
4 13 (12.26%) CMS
5 3 (2.83%) MS Exchange
5 3 (2.83%) Office Communications Server
5 3 (2.83%) Lync
5 3 (2.83%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (2.83%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.94%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 22 (20.75%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.83%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.89%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.94%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (11.32%) Internet
2 6 (5.66%) SAN
3 4 (3.77%) DNS
3 4 (3.77%) DHCP
3 4 (3.77%) Firewall
4 3 (2.83%) Network Security
5 2 (1.89%) NAS
5 2 (1.89%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.94%) LAN
6 1 (0.94%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 106 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 100 (94.34%) SQL Server 2008
3 37 (34.91%) Relational Database
4 25 (23.58%) DB2
5 18 (16.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 11 (10.38%) SQL Server 2000
7 8 (7.55%) RDBMS
8 7 (6.60%) SQL Server 2012
9 6 (5.66%) Crystal Reports
10 5 (4.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 4 (3.77%) Oracle Database
12 2 (1.89%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 31 (29.25%) Team Foundation Server
2 30 (28.30%) Visual Studio
3 29 (27.36%) Subversion
4 24 (22.64%) Eclipse
4 24 (22.64%) MyEclipse
5 17 (16.04%) TeamCity
6 15 (14.15%) Moq
7 3 (2.83%) MSBuild
General
1 9 (8.49%) Finance
2 4 (3.77%) Marketing
3 1 (0.94%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 73 (68.87%) Developer
2 50 (47.17%) .NET Developer
3 17 (16.04%) C# Developer
3 17 (16.04%) ASP.NET Developer
3 17 (16.04%) C# .NET Developer
4 15 (14.15%) Lead Developer
5 14 (13.21%) Technical Leader
6 13 (12.26%) Senior Developer
6 13 (12.26%) Technical Developer
7 12 (11.32%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 12 (11.32%) Software Engineer
7 12 (11.32%) Java Developer
7 12 (11.32%) Java Software Engineer
8 11 (10.38%) Senior .NET Developer
9 10 (9.43%) Analyst
9 10 (9.43%) Analyst Programmer
9 10 (9.43%) Programmer
10 9 (8.49%) DBA
11 8 (7.55%) .NET Programmer
11 8 (7.55%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (62.26%) .NET
2 62 (58.49%) ASP.NET
3 54 (50.94%) WCF
4 52 (49.06%) Web Services
5 43 (40.57%) jQuery
6 38 (35.85%) .NET Framework
7 30 (28.30%) JSP
8 27 (25.47%) Ajax
9 24 (22.64%) Struts
9 24 (22.64%) JSF
9 24 (22.64%) Java EE
9 24 (22.64%) ICEfaces
10 22 (20.75%) WinForms
11 19 (17.92%) CSS
11 19 (17.92%) HTML
12 15 (14.15%) LINQ
12 15 (14.15%) WPF
12 15 (14.15%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 14 (13.21%) WSDL
13 14 (13.21%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (14.15%) N-Tier
2 6 (5.66%) Clustering
3 3 (2.83%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 45 (42.45%) Windows
2 27 (25.47%) UNIX
3 4 (3.77%) Windows 7
3 4 (3.77%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (3.77%) Linux
4 1 (0.94%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.94%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (36.79%) OO
2 34 (32.08%) MVC
3 32 (30.19%) TDD
4 30 (28.30%) Scrum
5 24 (22.64%) RAD
5 24 (22.64%) Agile Software Development
5 24 (22.64%) Migration
5 24 (22.64%) Web Development
6 15 (14.15%) Waterfall
6 15 (14.15%) Multithreading
6 15 (14.15%) OOD
7 12 (11.32%) Software Engineering
7 12 (11.32%) Analytics
7 12 (11.32%) ETL
8 11 (10.38%) Continuous Integration
9 10 (9.43%) Data Transformation
10 8 (7.55%) E-Commerce
11 6 (5.66%) BCP
12 4 (3.77%) Service Delivery
12 4 (3.77%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 63 (59.43%) C#
2 56 (52.83%) SQL
3 51 (48.11%) JavaScript
4 35 (33.02%) VB.NET
5 30 (28.30%) Java
6 28 (26.42%) T-SQL
7 15 (14.15%) C
8 12 (11.32%) VB
9 8 (7.55%) Groovy
10 7 (6.60%) PHP
11 6 (5.66%) VB6
12 3 (2.83%) Perl
12 3 (2.83%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (10.38%) Degree
2 3 (2.83%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.89%) MCP
3 2 (1.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (0.94%) CCA
4 1 (0.94%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (0.94%) MCSE
4 1 (0.94%) MCSA
4 1 (0.94%) MCDBA
4 1 (0.94%) VCP5
4 1 (0.94%) VCP4
4 1 (0.94%) MCTS
4 1 (0.94%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.89%) QA
1 2 (1.89%) SLA
2 1 (0.94%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (3.77%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (3.77%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.83%) Microsoft App-V
2 3 (2.83%) Hyper-V
2 3 (2.83%) XenApp
2 3 (2.83%) XenServer
2 3 (2.83%) XenDesktop
3 1 (0.94%) VMware ESX
3 1 (0.94%) NFS
3 1 (0.94%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (7.55%) MOM
2 3 (2.83%) WSUS
Vendors
1 35 (33.02%) Microsoft
2 24 (22.64%) JBoss
3 7 (6.60%) Oracle
4 6 (5.66%) Adobe
5 4 (3.77%) XMPie
5 4 (3.77%) VMware
6 3 (2.83%) HP
6 3 (2.83%) Citrix
6 3 (2.83%) LANDesk
7 2 (1.89%) CommVault
7 2 (1.89%) EMC
7 2 (1.89%) AppSense
8 1 (0.94%) Cisco
8 1 (0.94%) Sitecore
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