The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2005 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Croydon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2005 over the 3 months to 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 39 35 35
Rank change year-on-year
-4 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 1 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 0.58% 2.43% 1.21%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.79% 7.46% 4.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 2
Average salary £60,000 £37,500 £53,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+60.00% -30.23%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
SQL Server 2005
London

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 Croydon region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Croydon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
56 67 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 32.75% 32.52% 28.34%
Number of salaries quoted 54 61 57
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,700
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

SQL Server 2005
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

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

SQL Server 2005 Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

SQL Server 2005
Salary Trend in Croydon

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

SQL Server 2005 Salary Trend in Croydon

SQL Server 2005
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Croydon 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 11 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 11 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 9 (81.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 9 (81.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (72.73%) MS Excel
4 7 (63.64%) SQL
4 7 (63.64%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (45.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (36.36%) Finance
6 4 (36.36%) MySQL
6 4 (36.36%) Oracle
7 3 (27.27%) T-SQL
7 3 (27.27%) Migration
8 2 (18.18%) Replication
8 2 (18.18%) Clustering

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Croydon 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 8 (72.73%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 11 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 9 (81.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 9 (81.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (63.64%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (45.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (36.36%) MySQL
General
1 4 (36.36%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) DBA
2 6 (54.55%) SQL DBA
3 4 (36.36%) Senior DBA
3 4 (36.36%) Developer
3 4 (36.36%) Database Developer
4 3 (27.27%) Senior SQL DBA
5 1 (9.09%) Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (18.18%) Replication
2 2 (18.18%) Clustering
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) SQL
2 3 (27.27%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Oracle