The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2005 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bolton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2005 over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 29 39 21
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -18
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 3 1 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 2.26% 0.58% 6.86%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.34% 1.30% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 7
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +40.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £40,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,400 £40,000 £31,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
SQL Server 2005
Manchester

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 Bolton region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Bolton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
29 77 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 21.80% 44.77% 48.04%
Number of salaries quoted 29 67 47
Average salary £34,000 £40,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +15.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SQL Server 2005
Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

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

SQL Server 2005 Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

SQL Server 2005
Salary Trend in Bolton

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

SQL Server 2005 Salary Trend in Bolton

SQL Server 2005
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Bolton 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 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) Project Planning
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (75.00%) NHS
2 3 (75.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (25.00%) ETL
3 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Bolton 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Implementation Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Junior
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Implementation Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) NHS
2 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Project Management
1 3 (75.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 3 (75.00%) Project Planning
2 1 (25.00%) ETL
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL