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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 51 38 21
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -17
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 8 6 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 1.77% 2.27% 12.24%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.93% 6.25% 33.72%
Number of salaries quoted 8 6 29
Average salary £32,000 £48,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% -4.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
135 96 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 29.93% 36.36% 36.29%
Number of salaries quoted 117 86 86
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £29,100 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 30 January 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 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (90.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (80.00%) Performance Testing
3 8 (80.00%) Load Testing
3 8 (80.00%) Finance
3 8 (80.00%) IIS
3 8 (80.00%) JavaScript
3 8 (80.00%) SQL
3 8 (80.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 8 (80.00%) Mentoring
4 7 (70.00%) Coaching
4 7 (70.00%) LINQ
4 7 (70.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (70.00%) T-SQL
4 7 (70.00%) VB
4 7 (70.00%) .NET
4 7 (70.00%) PHP
4 7 (70.00%) C#
4 7 (70.00%) C++
4 7 (70.00%) HTML
4 7 (70.00%) ADO.NET
4 7 (70.00%) ASP.NET
4 7 (70.00%) COM+
4 7 (70.00%) Web Services
4 7 (70.00%) XML
4 7 (70.00%) XSL
4 7 (70.00%) XSLT
4 7 (70.00%) XHTML
4 7 (70.00%) WSDL
4 7 (70.00%) XML Schema

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 8 (80.00%) IIS
2 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 7 (70.00%) Changepoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Office 365
1 1 (10.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) Network Security
2 1 (10.00%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (10.00%) NAS
2 1 (10.00%) BIG-IP
2 1 (10.00%) Firewall
2 1 (10.00%) LAN
2 1 (10.00%) WAN
2 1 (10.00%) SMTP
2 1 (10.00%) Internet
2 1 (10.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (90.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (80.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (70.00%) SQL Server 2000
4 7 (70.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (70.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (80.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Developer
2 5 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 5 (50.00%) C# Developer
3 4 (40.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Services Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Support Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Applications Support
4 1 (10.00%) Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Applications Support Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) IT Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (70.00%) LINQ
1 7 (70.00%) .NET
1 7 (70.00%) HTML
1 7 (70.00%) ADO.NET
1 7 (70.00%) ASP.NET
1 7 (70.00%) COM+
1 7 (70.00%) Web Services
1 7 (70.00%) XML
1 7 (70.00%) XSL
1 7 (70.00%) XSLT
1 7 (70.00%) XHTML
1 7 (70.00%) WSDL
1 7 (70.00%) XML Schema
1 7 (70.00%) .NET Framework
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
1 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (10.00%) Windows 2000 Server
2 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Performance Testing
1 8 (80.00%) Load Testing
1 8 (80.00%) Mentoring
2 7 (70.00%) Coaching
2 7 (70.00%) MVC
3 1 (10.00%) Performance Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Straight-Through Processing
3 1 (10.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (10.00%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) JavaScript
1 8 (80.00%) SQL
2 7 (70.00%) T-SQL
2 7 (70.00%) VB
2 7 (70.00%) PHP
2 7 (70.00%) C#
2 7 (70.00%) C++
2 7 (70.00%) VB6
3 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (10.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (20.00%) MCSA
2 1 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (10.00%) MCTS
2 1 (10.00%) MCITP
2 1 (10.00%) MCSE
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (10.00%) MCP
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) vSphere
1 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 1 (10.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (10.00%) HP SIM
1 1 (10.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) F5
2 1 (10.00%) McAfee
2 1 (10.00%) VMware
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco
2 1 (10.00%) HP
2 1 (10.00%) Dell