The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2005 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Colchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2005 over the 3 months to 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 23 - 12
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 6 0 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 4.11% - 11.03%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 17.14% - 22.06%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 14
Average salary £35,000 - £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
SQL Server 2005
Essex

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 Colchester region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Colchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
35 29 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 23.97% 19.86% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 28 27 64
Average salary £28,500 £30,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.78% -28.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,005 £24,000 £24,200
10% offered a salary of more than £47,250 £45,000 £46,950
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

SQL Server 2005
Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

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

SQL Server 2005 Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

SQL Server 2005
Salary Trend in Colchester

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

SQL Server 2005 Salary Trend in Colchester

SQL Server 2005
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Colchester 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 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (62.50%) Finance
2 5 (62.50%) Software Testing
2 5 (62.50%) Marketing
2 5 (62.50%) Line Management
3 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (37.50%) SQL
4 2 (25.00%) VB.NET
4 2 (25.00%) .NET
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (25.00%) WinForms
4 2 (25.00%) Web Services
4 2 (25.00%) DevExpress
4 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (25.00%) WCF
4 2 (25.00%) WPF
4 2 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
4 2 (25.00%) C#
5 1 (12.50%) Time Management
5 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (12.50%) Windows
5 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
5 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
5 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (12.50%) MS Office

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Colchester 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.

Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 5 (62.50%) Finance
1 5 (62.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Developer
2 5 (62.50%) DBA
2 5 (62.50%) Senior Developer
2 5 (62.50%) Administrator
2 5 (62.50%) Database Developer
2 5 (62.50%) Senior DBA
2 5 (62.50%) Senior Database Developer
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Developer
3 2 (25.00%) .NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Project Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) .NET
1 2 (25.00%) Web Services
1 2 (25.00%) WinForms
1 2 (25.00%) WCF
1 2 (25.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Software Testing
1 5 (62.50%) Line Management
2 2 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (12.50%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) VB.NET
2 2 (25.00%) C#
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (25.00%) DevExpress