The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2005 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2005 over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 96 90 80
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -10
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 1 28 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.086% 1.66% 2.45%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.27% 4.96% 6.63%
Number of salaries quoted 0 28 38
Median salary - £38,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +18.46%
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +6.66%
SQL Server 2005
North West

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 Cheshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
371 565 664
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 32.07% 33.43% 36.95%
Number of salaries quoted 319 469 528
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,750 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

SQL Server 2005
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Cheshire region citing SQL Server 2005 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server 2005 Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

SQL Server 2005
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

SQL Server 2005 Salary Trend in Cheshire

SQL Server 2005
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server 2005 within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Crewe +21 1 - -
SQL Server 2005
North West

SQL Server 2005
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, IT jobs citing SQL Server 2005 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for SQL Server 2005.

1 6 (100.00%) SQL
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (66.67%) T-SQL
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (33.33%) MS Access
4 2 (33.33%) DAO
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (33.33%) Marketing
4 2 (33.33%) Degree
4 2 (33.33%) Migration
4 2 (33.33%) VBA
4 2 (33.33%) .NET
4 2 (33.33%) ADO
5 1 (16.67%) XML
5 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
5 1 (16.67%) VB.NET
5 1 (16.67%) Replication
5 1 (16.67%) Clustering
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (16.67%) Data Migration
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (16.67%) ETL
5 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (16.67%) High Availability
5 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (33.33%) MS Access
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 2 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Access Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Access VBA Developer
3 2 (33.33%) DBA
3 2 (33.33%) Excel Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Excel VBA Developer
3 2 (33.33%) SQL DBA
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Developer
3 2 (33.33%) VBA Developer
4 1 (16.67%) .NET Developer
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server DBA
4 1 (16.67%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
1 2 (33.33%) ADO
1 2 (33.33%) DAO
2 1 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (16.67%) Clustering
1 1 (16.67%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Migration
1 2 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (16.67%) Data Migration
2 1 (16.67%) ETL
2 1 (16.67%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) T-SQL
3 2 (33.33%) VBA
4 1 (16.67%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft