The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2005 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Buckinghamshire 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 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 87 63 64
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 48 82 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 2.14% 3.54% 4.01%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.87% 12.39% 10.26%
Number of salaries quoted 34 68 74
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £33,200 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,250 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
SQL Server 2005
South East

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 Buckinghamshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
699 662 780
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 31.22% 28.58% 39.12%
Number of salaries quoted 610 563 737
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%

SQL Server 2005
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

SQL Server 2005 Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

SQL Server 2005
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

SQL Server 2005 Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

SQL Server 2005
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2005 across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 5 May 2015.

SQL Server 2005 Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

SQL Server 2005
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

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 Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 5 May 2015. 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
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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
Milton Keynes -18 30 £40,000 +6.66% 1
High Wycombe +2 12 £21,500 -49.41%
Iver - 1 £45,000 -
SQL Server 2005
South East

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 71 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 68 (95.77%) SQL Server 2008
3 40 (56.34%) .NET
3 40 (56.34%) C#
4 38 (53.52%) Agile Software Development
5 35 (49.30%) Visual Studio
5 35 (49.30%) ASP.NET
6 34 (47.89%) SQL
6 34 (47.89%) MS Excel
7 32 (45.07%) MVC
7 32 (45.07%) Ajax
7 32 (45.07%) WCF
7 32 (45.07%) ASP.NET MVC
8 30 (42.25%) Team Foundation Server
8 30 (42.25%) .NET Framework
8 30 (42.25%) Scrum
8 30 (42.25%) CSS
9 28 (39.44%) OOD
9 28 (39.44%) Extreme Programming
9 28 (39.44%) Ruby
9 28 (39.44%) Ruby on Rails
9 28 (39.44%) Moq
9 28 (39.44%) Entity Framework
10 27 (38.03%) ASP.NET MVC 3
10 27 (38.03%) TDD
10 27 (38.03%) XML
11 25 (35.21%) Unit Testing
12 24 (33.80%) jQuery
13 23 (32.39%) LINQ
13 23 (32.39%) ReSharper

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 5 (7.04%) IIS
1 5 (7.04%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.23%) Apache
2 3 (4.23%) Tomcat
2 3 (4.23%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (2.82%) SAS
4 1 (1.41%) CMS
4 1 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.41%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 34 (47.89%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.63%) MS Office
3 2 (2.82%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.41%) LAN
1 1 (1.41%) SMS
1 1 (1.41%) WAN
1 1 (1.41%) DHCP
1 1 (1.41%) TCP/IP
1 1 (1.41%) VPN
1 1 (1.41%) DNS
1 1 (1.41%) Firewall
1 1 (1.41%) Wireless
1 1 (1.41%) VLAN
1 1 (1.41%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 68 (95.77%) SQL Server 2008
3 21 (29.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 20 (28.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 17 (23.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 15 (21.13%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 13 (18.31%) SQL Server 2012
8 6 (8.45%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (5.63%) SQL Server 2000
9 4 (5.63%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (1.41%) MySQL
10 1 (1.41%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 35 (49.30%) Visual Studio
2 30 (42.25%) Team Foundation Server
3 28 (39.44%) Moq
4 23 (32.39%) ReSharper
5 2 (2.82%) NUnit
6 1 (1.41%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 9 (12.68%) Finance
2 4 (5.63%) Law
2 4 (5.63%) Banking
2 4 (5.63%) Marketing
3 2 (2.82%) Electronics
3 2 (2.82%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.41%) Legal
Job Titles
1 55 (77.46%) Developer
2 16 (22.54%) .NET Developer
3 14 (19.72%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 14 (19.72%) Ruby on Rails Developer
4 12 (16.90%) Senior Developer
5 10 (14.08%) Analyst
5 10 (14.08%) Web Developer
5 10 (14.08%) Senior Web Developer
5 10 (14.08%) Ruby Developer
6 6 (8.45%) Systems Analyst
7 5 (7.04%) Support Analyst
8 4 (5.63%) C# Developer
8 4 (5.63%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (5.63%) C# .NET Developer
9 3 (4.23%) SQL DBA
9 3 (4.23%) DBA
9 3 (4.23%) Junior
10 2 (2.82%) Software Engineer
10 2 (2.82%) Software Developer
10 2 (2.82%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (56.34%) .NET
2 35 (49.30%) ASP.NET
3 32 (45.07%) Ajax
3 32 (45.07%) WCF
3 32 (45.07%) ASP.NET MVC
4 30 (42.25%) .NET Framework
4 30 (42.25%) CSS
5 28 (39.44%) Ruby on Rails
5 28 (39.44%) Entity Framework
6 27 (38.03%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 27 (38.03%) XML
7 24 (33.80%) jQuery
8 23 (32.39%) LINQ
8 23 (32.39%) Unity DI Container
9 10 (14.08%) JSON
10 8 (11.27%) HTML
11 5 (7.04%) Web Services
12 4 (5.63%) Razor View Engine
13 3 (4.23%) COM
14 2 (2.82%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.08%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.23%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.41%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.41%) Replication
3 1 (1.41%) Clustering
3 1 (1.41%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 11 (15.49%) Windows
2 6 (8.45%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (7.04%) Windows XP
4 4 (5.63%) Windows 7
4 4 (5.63%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (4.23%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (53.52%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (45.07%) MVC
3 30 (42.25%) Scrum
4 28 (39.44%) Extreme Programming
4 28 (39.44%) OOD
5 27 (38.03%) TDD
6 25 (35.21%) Unit Testing
7 18 (25.35%) Business Intelligence
8 17 (23.94%) ITIL
9 15 (21.13%) Workflow
10 6 (8.45%) Software Engineering
11 4 (5.63%) Web Development
11 4 (5.63%) Mentoring
12 3 (4.23%) Database Tuning
12 3 (4.23%) Stakeholder Management
12 3 (4.23%) Data Analysis
12 3 (4.23%) ETL
12 3 (4.23%) Project Management
13 2 (2.82%) UML
13 2 (2.82%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 40 (56.34%) C#
2 34 (47.89%) SQL
3 28 (39.44%) Ruby
4 14 (19.72%) JavaScript
4 14 (19.72%) VB.NET
5 10 (14.08%) VBScript
6 6 (8.45%) VB
6 6 (8.45%) Java
7 4 (5.63%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.41%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (9.86%) Degree
2 3 (4.23%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (4.23%) MCITP
3 2 (2.82%) MCDBA
3 2 (2.82%) ISEB
System Software
1 1 (1.41%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.41%) VMware ESX
1 1 (1.41%) VMware Server
1 1 (1.41%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.41%) vSphere
1 1 (1.41%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (2.82%) Foglight
Vendors
1 16 (22.54%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.23%) VMware
3 2 (2.82%) Metastorm
4 1 (1.41%) Business Objects
4 1 (1.41%) Genesys