The first table below looks at the demand for SQL Server 2005 skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2005 over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the East of England region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 118 84 78
Rank change year-on-year
-34 -6
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 192 281 310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 2.22% 3.28% 3.32%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.91% 10.12% 9.93%
Number of salaries quoted 154 264 289
Average salary £44,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
2780 2778 3121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 32.08% 32.40% 33.40%
Number of salaries quoted 2363 2491 2684
Average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,250 £28,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
SQL Server 2005
England

SQL Server 2005
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

SQL Server 2005 Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

SQL Server 2005
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

SQL Server 2005 Salary Trend in the East of England

SQL Server 2005
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2005 across the East of England region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

SQL Server 2005 Salary Histogram in the East of England

SQL Server 2005
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server 2005 within the East of England region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Bedfordshire +3 62 £43,000 +14.66% 7
Essex -30 42 £40,000 -5.88%
Hertfordshire -19 30 £45,000 +20.00% 5
Cambridgeshire -40 25 £53,750 +76.22% 2
Suffolk -26 19 £45,000 +12.50%
Norfolk -6 15 £28,750 +4.54% 1
SQL Server 2005
England

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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.

1 298 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 250 (83.89%) SQL Server 2008
3 183 (61.41%) SQL
4 144 (48.32%) .NET
5 118 (39.60%) C#
6 116 (38.93%) Microsoft
7 103 (34.56%) T-SQL
8 99 (33.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 99 (33.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 98 (32.89%) Windows
10 96 (32.21%) Web Services
11 93 (31.21%) JavaScript
12 92 (30.87%) ASP.NET
13 78 (26.17%) jQuery
14 75 (25.17%) MS Excel
15 72 (24.16%) OO
16 69 (23.15%) WCF
17 64 (21.48%) Agile Software Development
18 58 (19.46%) Ajax
19 53 (17.79%) HTML
20 50 (16.78%) Relational Database
21 49 (16.44%) Oracle
21 49 (16.44%) XML
22 47 (15.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
23 46 (15.44%) Java
24 45 (15.10%) CSS
24 45 (15.10%) Clustering
25 44 (14.77%) MVC
25 44 (14.77%) SQL Server 2012
26 43 (14.43%) WinForms

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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.

Application Platforms
1 33 (11.07%) SharePoint
2 27 (9.06%) WebSphere Application Server
2 27 (9.06%) WebSphere
3 21 (7.05%) IIS
4 14 (4.70%) MS Exchange
5 12 (4.03%) CMS
6 11 (3.69%) BizTalk Server
7 9 (3.02%) Exchange Server 2010
8 5 (1.68%) NetWeaver
8 5 (1.68%) Exchange Server 2007
8 5 (1.68%) SharePoint Server
9 4 (1.34%) Lync
9 4 (1.34%) Office Communications Server
10 3 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2003
10 3 (1.01%) Sitecore CMS
11 2 (0.67%) Papyrus
12 1 (0.34%) Drupal
12 1 (0.34%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 75 (25.17%) MS Excel
2 17 (5.70%) MS Office
3 5 (1.68%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.01%) MS Project
4 3 (1.01%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.67%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.34%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.34%) Fireworks
6 1 (0.34%) 3ds Max
6 1 (0.34%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 8 (2.68%) Dynamics NAV
1 8 (2.68%) Dynamics AX
1 8 (2.68%) Oracle Financials
2 5 (1.68%) Cognos Planning
2 5 (1.68%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 5 (1.68%) Cognos TM1
3 3 (1.01%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.67%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 10 (3.36%) GitHub
2 1 (0.34%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 15 (5.03%) Firewall
2 14 (4.70%) Internet
3 13 (4.36%) SAN
4 12 (4.03%) DNS
5 10 (3.36%) HTTP
6 9 (3.02%) DHCP
7 7 (2.35%) TCP/IP
8 4 (1.34%) VoIP
9 3 (1.01%) Intranet
9 3 (1.01%) VPN
9 3 (1.01%) iSCSI
9 3 (1.01%) Intrusion Detection
9 3 (1.01%) NAS
10 2 (0.67%) Network Security
10 2 (0.67%) LAN
10 2 (0.67%) Wireless
11 1 (0.34%) Broadband
11 1 (0.34%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 298 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 250 (83.89%) SQL Server 2008
3 99 (33.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 99 (33.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 50 (16.78%) Relational Database
5 47 (15.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 44 (14.77%) SQL Server 2012
7 36 (12.08%) SQL Server 2000
8 32 (10.74%) Data Warehouse
9 28 (9.40%) DB2
10 25 (8.39%) MySQL
11 24 (8.05%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 22 (7.38%) DTS
13 19 (6.38%) Oracle Database
14 16 (5.37%) RDBMS
15 13 (4.36%) OLAP
16 12 (4.03%) PostgreSQL
17 10 (3.36%) Oracle Database 11g
17 10 (3.36%) Oracle9i Database
17 10 (3.36%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 42 (14.09%) Eclipse
2 30 (10.07%) Visual Studio
3 27 (9.06%) MyEclipse
4 22 (7.38%) Team Foundation Server
4 22 (7.38%) Moq
5 21 (7.05%) NUnit
6 15 (5.03%) TeamCity
7 14 (4.70%) Subversion
8 12 (4.03%) Mercurial
9 11 (3.69%) Selenium
9 11 (3.69%) JIRA
9 11 (3.69%) Git (software)
9 11 (3.69%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 10 (3.36%) Jasmine
10 10 (3.36%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 9 (3.02%) Rhino Mocks
11 9 (3.02%) Bitbucket
12 5 (1.68%) Visual Composer
13 3 (1.01%) MSTest
14 2 (0.67%) WebDriver
General
1 36 (12.08%) Finance
2 11 (3.69%) Back Office
3 9 (3.02%) Retail
4 6 (2.01%) Manufacturing
5 5 (1.68%) Marketing
6 3 (1.01%) Advertising
6 3 (1.01%) Games
6 3 (1.01%) Billing
7 2 (0.67%) French Language
7 2 (0.67%) German Language
7 2 (0.67%) Automotive
8 1 (0.34%) Electronics
8 1 (0.34%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.34%) Banking
Job Titles
1 134 (44.97%) Developer
2 75 (25.17%) DBA
3 65 (21.81%) SQL DBA
4 44 (14.77%) .NET Developer
5 37 (12.42%) Analyst
6 34 (11.41%) SQL Server DBA
7 30 (10.07%) Java Developer
8 26 (8.72%) Administrator
8 26 (8.72%) Software Engineer
9 25 (8.39%) Senior Developer
10 21 (7.05%) Web Developer
11 20 (6.71%) SQL Developer
11 20 (6.71%) C# Developer
12 18 (6.04%) ASP.NET Developer
13 17 (5.70%) Software Developer
14 15 (5.03%) Java Software Engineer
14 15 (5.03%) C# .NET Developer
15 14 (4.70%) Lead Developer
16 13 (4.36%) Business Intelligence Developer
16 13 (4.36%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 144 (48.32%) .NET
2 96 (32.21%) Web Services
3 92 (30.87%) ASP.NET
4 78 (26.17%) jQuery
5 69 (23.15%) WCF
6 58 (19.46%) Ajax
7 53 (17.79%) HTML
8 49 (16.44%) XML
9 45 (15.10%) CSS
10 43 (14.43%) WinForms
11 38 (12.75%) .NET Framework
12 30 (10.07%) JSP
13 28 (9.40%) Struts
14 27 (9.06%) Java EE
14 27 (9.06%) JSF
14 27 (9.06%) ICEfaces
15 26 (8.72%) SOAP
16 25 (8.39%) WPF
17 22 (7.38%) HTML5
18 21 (7.05%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 45 (15.10%) Clustering
2 37 (12.42%) Replication
3 28 (9.40%) N-Tier
4 11 (3.69%) Computer Science
4 11 (3.69%) Enterprise Software
5 8 (2.68%) Management Information System
6 5 (1.68%) Data Protection Act
6 5 (1.68%) Inversion of Control
6 5 (1.68%) Kindle
7 4 (1.34%) Data Integration
8 2 (0.67%) FlexPod
8 2 (0.67%) Fat Client
8 2 (0.67%) Data Extraction
8 2 (0.67%) Thin Client
8 2 (0.67%) Client/Server
8 2 (0.67%) CLARiiON
9 1 (0.34%) EFT
9 1 (0.34%) Photography
Operating Systems
1 98 (32.89%) Windows
2 38 (12.75%) UNIX
3 19 (6.38%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (6.04%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (3.02%) Windows 7
6 8 (2.68%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (2.68%) Linux
7 6 (2.01%) Windows XP
8 3 (1.01%) Windows Vista
8 3 (1.01%) Windows Mobile
8 3 (1.01%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (0.34%) SUSE
9 1 (0.34%) Windows 2000
9 1 (0.34%) AIX
9 1 (0.34%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (24.16%) OO
2 64 (21.48%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (14.77%) MVC
4 43 (14.43%) TDD
5 40 (13.42%) Software Engineering
6 38 (12.75%) Scrum
6 38 (12.75%) Migration
7 35 (11.74%) Web Development
8 34 (11.41%) Performance Tuning
8 34 (11.41%) Business Intelligence
9 30 (10.07%) RAD
10 28 (9.40%) E-Commerce
11 23 (7.72%) SOA
11 23 (7.72%) ETL
12 19 (6.38%) Unit Testing
13 17 (5.70%) Continuous Integration
13 17 (5.70%) Data Management
14 15 (5.03%) High Availability
14 15 (5.03%) Continuous Improvement
15 14 (4.70%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 183 (61.41%) SQL
2 118 (39.60%) C#
3 103 (34.56%) T-SQL
4 93 (31.21%) JavaScript
5 46 (15.44%) Java
6 30 (10.07%) VB.NET
7 14 (4.70%) VBA
8 11 (3.69%) VB
9 8 (2.68%) PHP
10 6 (2.01%) PowerShell
10 6 (2.01%) C
11 5 (1.68%) ABAP
12 4 (1.34%) Groovy
12 4 (1.34%) FoxPro (VFP)
12 4 (1.34%) VBScript
13 2 (0.67%) VB6
13 2 (0.67%) Perl
14 1 (0.34%) C++
14 1 (0.34%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.34%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 31 (10.40%) Degree
2 26 (8.72%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (2.35%) MCSA
4 5 (1.68%) MCSE
5 4 (1.34%) Security Cleared
5 4 (1.34%) MCDBA
6 3 (1.01%) MCP
7 2 (0.67%) MCTS
7 2 (0.67%) ISEB
8 1 (0.34%) MCSD
8 1 (0.34%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.34%) MCITP
8 1 (0.34%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.34%) MCPD
8 1 (0.34%) VCP5
8 1 (0.34%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (5.70%) QA
2 5 (1.68%) ISO 9001
3 3 (1.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.67%) SLA
5 1 (0.34%) ISO 8583
5 1 (0.34%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 15 (5.03%) Active Directory
2 13 (4.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (2.01%) XenApp
3 6 (2.01%) vSphere
4 5 (1.68%) VMware ESX
4 5 (1.68%) XenDesktop
5 3 (1.01%) XenServer
5 3 (1.01%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.67%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 9 (3.02%) Nagios
2 2 (0.67%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 2 (0.67%) EMC NetWorker
2 2 (0.67%) WSUS
2 2 (0.67%) SCCM
3 1 (0.34%) MOM
3 1 (0.34%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 116 (38.93%) Microsoft
2 49 (16.44%) Oracle
3 27 (9.06%) JBoss
4 21 (7.05%) VMware
5 14 (4.70%) Cognos
6 13 (4.36%) SAP
7 9 (3.02%) Red Gate
7 9 (3.02%) DevExpress
8 8 (2.68%) Adobe
8 8 (2.68%) HP
8 8 (2.68%) JD Edwards
8 8 (2.68%) PeopleSoft
9 7 (2.35%) Business Objects
9 7 (2.35%) Cisco
10 6 (2.01%) Citrix
10 6 (2.01%) Teradata
11 5 (1.68%) IBM
12 3 (1.01%) NetApp
12 3 (1.01%) EPiServer
12 3 (1.01%) Sitecore
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