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 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 42 38 29
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -9
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 1 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 0.52% 0.85% 1.39%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.32% 3.77% 6.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 2
Average salary £34,000 - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
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
76 53 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 39.38% 22.46% 22.22%
Number of salaries quoted 75 49 32
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%

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 21 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (85.71%) Finance
3 5 (71.43%) Software Testing
3 5 (71.43%) Marketing
3 5 (71.43%) Line Management
4 2 (28.57%) SQL
5 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
5 1 (14.29%) Law
5 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (14.29%) MS Office
5 1 (14.29%) Windows
5 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
5 1 (14.29%) RDBMS
5 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
5 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (14.29%) Time Management
5 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (14.29%) Database Security
5 1 (14.29%) Relational Database

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 (14.29%) MS Office
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) RDBMS
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
General
1 6 (85.71%) Finance
2 5 (71.43%) Marketing
3 1 (14.29%) Law
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Developer
1 6 (85.71%) DBA
2 5 (71.43%) Senior Developer
2 5 (71.43%) Administrator
2 5 (71.43%) Database Developer
2 5 (71.43%) Senior DBA
2 5 (71.43%) Senior Database Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Software Testing
1 5 (71.43%) Line Management
2 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (14.29%) Time Management
2 1 (14.29%) Database Security
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory