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 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 54 15 16
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 12 45 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 2.40% 11.34% 11.95%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.85% 30.61% 29.23%
Number of salaries quoted 12 34 37
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £20,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £52,500 £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
205 147 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 40.92% 37.03% 40.88%
Number of salaries quoted 156 113 115
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £40,500 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 22 October 2014.

SQL Server 2005 Salary Histogram in Bradford

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 20 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 18 (90.00%) .NET
2 18 (90.00%) SQL
3 17 (85.00%) VB.NET
4 16 (80.00%) Microsoft
4 16 (80.00%) .NET Framework
5 15 (75.00%) C#
5 15 (75.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 14 (70.00%) OOP
6 14 (70.00%) OO
7 13 (65.00%) WinForms
8 12 (60.00%) ASP.NET
9 9 (45.00%) Web Services
9 9 (45.00%) MS Excel
9 9 (45.00%) T-SQL
10 8 (40.00%) Legal
11 7 (35.00%) ADO.NET
12 6 (30.00%) VBA
13 2 (10.00%) Systems Analysis
13 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
13 2 (10.00%) VMware
13 2 (10.00%) Active Directory
13 2 (10.00%) SAN
13 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
13 2 (10.00%) IIS
13 2 (10.00%) MS Office
13 2 (10.00%) Visual Studio
13 2 (10.00%) VB
13 2 (10.00%) MS Exchange
13 2 (10.00%) TCP/IP

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 2 (10.00%) IIS
1 2 (10.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 9 (45.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (10.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) SAN
1 2 (10.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.00%) DNS
2 1 (5.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 15 (75.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.00%) MS Access
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (40.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 18 (90.00%) Developer
2 16 (80.00%) .NET Developer
3 13 (65.00%) VB.NET Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Software Developer
4 3 (15.00%) ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (15.00%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (10.00%) .NET Software Developer
6 1 (5.00%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Applications Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Support Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (5.00%) C# Developer
6 1 (5.00%) VB Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Team Leader
6 1 (5.00%) Support Team Leader
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (90.00%) .NET
2 16 (80.00%) .NET Framework
3 13 (65.00%) WinForms
4 12 (60.00%) ASP.NET
5 9 (45.00%) Web Services
6 7 (35.00%) ADO.NET
7 1 (5.00%) DCOM
7 1 (5.00%) CSS
7 1 (5.00%) XML
7 1 (5.00%) DOM
7 1 (5.00%) XSLT
7 1 (5.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (10.00%) Windows
1 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (70.00%) OOP
1 14 (70.00%) OO
2 2 (10.00%) Systems Analysis
2 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (10.00%) ITIL
2 2 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (5.00%) Data Transformation
3 1 (5.00%) Regression Testing
3 1 (5.00%) Scrum
3 1 (5.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (5.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (5.00%) Volume Testing
3 1 (5.00%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (90.00%) SQL
2 17 (85.00%) VB.NET
3 15 (75.00%) C#
4 9 (45.00%) T-SQL
5 6 (30.00%) VBA
6 2 (10.00%) VB
7 1 (5.00%) C
7 1 (5.00%) VBScript
7 1 (5.00%) C++
7 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
7 1 (5.00%) VB6
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.00%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 16 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.00%) VMware
3 1 (5.00%) Veeam
3 1 (5.00%) Cisco