The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2005 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2005 over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 31 47 41
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -6
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 4 2 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 1.81% 0.87% 6.13%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.80% 2.38% 11.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 13
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
SQL Server 2005
Cheshire

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 Chester region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
69 84 200
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 31.22% 36.52% 55.71%
Number of salaries quoted 56 57 162
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,800 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £42,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

SQL Server 2005
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

SQL Server 2005 Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

SQL Server 2005
Salary Trend in Chester

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

SQL Server 2005 Salary Trend in Chester

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (85.71%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (71.43%) SQL
4 4 (57.14%) T-SQL
4 4 (57.14%) MongoDB
4 4 (57.14%) SQL Server 2000
4 4 (57.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (57.14%) Migration
4 4 (57.14%) MySQL
5 3 (42.86%) Replication
5 3 (42.86%) Clustering
5 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (42.86%) DTS
5 3 (42.86%) Data Transformation
6 2 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (28.57%) ETL
6 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (28.57%) Finance
7 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (14.29%) Risk Analysis
7 1 (14.29%) Data Migration
7 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (14.29%) MVC
7 1 (14.29%) Big Data
7 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
7 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
7 1 (14.29%) Tableau
7 1 (14.29%) OLTP
7 1 (14.29%) Android Development

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (85.71%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (57.14%) MongoDB
3 4 (57.14%) SQL Server 2000
3 4 (57.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (57.14%) MySQL
4 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (42.86%) DTS
5 2 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (14.29%) OLTP
6 1 (14.29%) Big Data
6 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Developer
2 4 (57.14%) DBA
3 1 (14.29%) Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) .NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) C# Developer
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server DBA
3 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) SQL DBA
3 1 (14.29%) Server Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 1 (14.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) HTML
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
1 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
1 1 (14.29%) CSS
1 1 (14.29%) XML
1 1 (14.29%) XSLT
1 1 (14.29%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Replication
1 3 (42.86%) Clustering
2 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Android
1 1 (14.29%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Migration
2 3 (42.86%) Data Transformation
3 2 (28.57%) ETL
3 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (14.29%) MVC
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) Risk Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Data Migration
4 1 (14.29%) Android Development
4 1 (14.29%) iOS Development
4 1 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 4 (57.14%) T-SQL
3 1 (14.29%) C#
3 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 1 (14.29%) Tableau