The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2005 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2005 over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 55 51 41
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -10
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 3 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 0.75% 1.46% 1.69%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.54% 4.46% 5.26%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 4
Average salary £35,500 £40,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.25% +26.98%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
SQL Server 2005
Gloucestershire

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 Cheltenham region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Cheltenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
118 112 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 29.35% 32.65% 32.20%
Number of salaries quoted 90 100 75
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £45,000 £50,600
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

SQL Server 2005
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

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

SQL Server 2005 Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

SQL Server 2005
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

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

SQL Server 2005 Salary Trend in Cheltenham

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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 9 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 9 (100.00%) IIS
1 9 (100.00%) Finance
1 9 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 9 (100.00%) Load Testing
1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 8 (88.89%) SQL Server 2012
2 8 (88.89%) Mentoring
2 8 (88.89%) Coaching
2 8 (88.89%) MVC
2 8 (88.89%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (88.89%) Changepoint
2 8 (88.89%) .NET Framework
2 8 (88.89%) LINQ
2 8 (88.89%) VB6
2 8 (88.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 8 (88.89%) XHTML
2 8 (88.89%) SQL Server 2000
2 8 (88.89%) WSDL
2 8 (88.89%) XML Schema
2 8 (88.89%) ADO.NET
2 8 (88.89%) ASP.NET
2 8 (88.89%) COM+
2 8 (88.89%) Web Services
2 8 (88.89%) XML
2 8 (88.89%) XSL
2 8 (88.89%) XSLT
2 8 (88.89%) C#
2 8 (88.89%) C++
2 8 (88.89%) HTML

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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 9 (100.00%) IIS
Business Applications
1 8 (88.89%) Changepoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) LAN
1 1 (11.11%) WAN
1 1 (11.11%) SAN
1 1 (11.11%) Internet
1 1 (11.11%) Firewall
1 1 (11.11%) BIG-IP
1 1 (11.11%) Network Security
1 1 (11.11%) NAS
1 1 (11.11%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 8 (88.89%) SQL Server 2012
2 8 (88.89%) SQL Server 2000
2 8 (88.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (88.89%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Developer
2 6 (66.67%) .NET Developer
3 5 (55.56%) C# Developer
4 4 (44.44%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (11.11%) IT Administrator
5 1 (11.11%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (88.89%) HTML
1 8 (88.89%) .NET
1 8 (88.89%) ADO.NET
1 8 (88.89%) ASP.NET
1 8 (88.89%) COM+
1 8 (88.89%) Web Services
1 8 (88.89%) XML
1 8 (88.89%) XSL
1 8 (88.89%) XSLT
1 8 (88.89%) XHTML
1 8 (88.89%) WSDL
1 8 (88.89%) XML Schema
1 8 (88.89%) .NET Framework
1 8 (88.89%) LINQ
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (11.11%) Windows 2000 Server
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 9 (100.00%) Load Testing
2 8 (88.89%) MVC
2 8 (88.89%) Mentoring
2 8 (88.89%) Coaching
3 1 (11.11%) Load Balancing
3 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Data Protection
3 1 (11.11%) Straight-Through Processing
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) C#
1 8 (88.89%) C++
1 8 (88.89%) JavaScript
1 8 (88.89%) PHP
1 8 (88.89%) SQL
1 8 (88.89%) T-SQL
1 8 (88.89%) VB
1 8 (88.89%) VB6
2 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) MCP
1 1 (11.11%) MCSE
1 1 (11.11%) MCSA
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (11.11%) MCTS
1 1 (11.11%) MCITP
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) VMware ESX
1 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (11.11%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Backup Exec
1 1 (11.11%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (11.11%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
1 1 (11.11%) HP
1 1 (11.11%) McAfee
1 1 (11.11%) VMware
1 1 (11.11%) F5