The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2005 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bradford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2005 over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 53 20 19
Rank change year-on-year
-33 -1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 8 35 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 1.79% 9.49% 9.20%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.94% 22.44% 21.74%
Number of salaries quoted 8 30 25
Average salary £38,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.92% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £25,400
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £53,250 £40,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
SQL Server 2005
West Yorkshire

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 Bradford region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Bradford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
162 156 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 36.24% 42.28% 42.33%
Number of salaries quoted 119 122 119
Average salary £42,500 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £47,550
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

SQL Server 2005
Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

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

SQL Server 2005 Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

SQL Server 2005
Salary Trend in Bradford

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

SQL Server 2005 Salary Trend in Bradford

SQL Server 2005
Salary Histogram in Bradford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2005 across the Bradford region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014.

SQL Server 2005 Salary Histogram in Bradford

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Bradford 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 24 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 21 (87.50%) SQL
3 20 (83.33%) .NET
4 19 (79.17%) SQL Server 2008
5 18 (75.00%) Microsoft
6 17 (70.83%) VB.NET
6 17 (70.83%) .NET Framework
7 16 (66.67%) C#
8 14 (58.33%) ASP.NET
8 14 (58.33%) OOP
8 14 (58.33%) OO
9 13 (54.17%) WinForms
10 11 (45.83%) MS Excel
10 11 (45.83%) T-SQL
11 9 (37.50%) Web Services
12 8 (33.33%) VBA
12 8 (33.33%) Legal
13 7 (29.17%) ADO.NET
14 4 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
14 4 (16.67%) ITIL
15 3 (12.50%) VB
15 3 (12.50%) IIS
15 3 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
16 2 (8.33%) Visualisation
16 2 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
16 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
16 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2000
16 2 (8.33%) Active Directory

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Bradford 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 3 (12.50%) IIS
2 2 (8.33%) MS Exchange
2 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 11 (45.83%) MS Excel
2 2 (8.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) TCP/IP
1 2 (8.33%) SAN
2 1 (4.17%) Intranet
2 1 (4.17%) DNS
2 1 (4.17%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 19 (79.17%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (4.17%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.17%) NUnit
General
1 8 (33.33%) Legal
2 2 (8.33%) Finance
3 1 (4.17%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 20 (83.33%) Developer
2 17 (70.83%) .NET Developer
3 13 (54.17%) VB.NET Developer
4 3 (12.50%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (12.50%) Software Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Programme Manager
5 2 (8.33%) Applications Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Manager
5 2 (8.33%) .NET Software Developer
6 1 (4.17%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (4.17%) VB Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Team Leader
6 1 (4.17%) Support Team Leader
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Support Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Support Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (4.17%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (83.33%) .NET
2 17 (70.83%) .NET Framework
3 14 (58.33%) ASP.NET
4 13 (54.17%) WinForms
5 9 (37.50%) Web Services
6 7 (29.17%) ADO.NET
7 2 (8.33%) DCOM
7 2 (8.33%) XML
7 2 (8.33%) DOM
7 2 (8.33%) XSLT
8 1 (4.17%) CSS
8 1 (4.17%) HTML
8 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Visualisation
2 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.33%) Windows
1 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (58.33%) OOP
1 14 (58.33%) OO
2 4 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (16.67%) ITIL
3 2 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (8.33%) Systems Analysis
3 2 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (8.33%) Scrum
3 2 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (4.17%) Regression Testing
4 1 (4.17%) E-Commerce
4 1 (4.17%) TDD
4 1 (4.17%) Problem Management
4 1 (4.17%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (4.17%) Volume Testing
4 1 (4.17%) Integration Testing
4 1 (4.17%) BDD
4 1 (4.17%) Data Transformation
Programming Languages
1 21 (87.50%) SQL
2 17 (70.83%) VB.NET
3 16 (66.67%) C#
4 11 (45.83%) T-SQL
5 8 (33.33%) VBA
6 3 (12.50%) VB
7 2 (8.33%) C
7 2 (8.33%) VB6
7 2 (8.33%) VBScript
7 2 (8.33%) C++
7 2 (8.33%) JavaScript
System Software
1 2 (8.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.17%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 18 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.33%) VMware
3 1 (4.17%) Veeam
3 1 (4.17%) Cisco