The table below looks at the statistics 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 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 160 123 73
Rank change year-on-year
-37 -50
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 112 130 326
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.41% 1.90% 3.61%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.10% 6.15% 9.90%
Number of salaries quoted 80 125 298
Average salary £43,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.35% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
SQL Server 2005
England

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 East of England region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
2194 2114 3292
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 27.61% 30.87% 36.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1825 1823 2998
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 19 December 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 19 December 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire +2 32 £32,500 -9.72% 2
Essex -15 28 £47,500 +2.15% 3
Bedfordshire 0 25 £43,000 - 3
Hertfordshire -28 25 £42,000 -1.17% 3
Norfolk -12 2 £38,750 +27.04%
SQL Server 2005
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 205 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 177 (86.34%) SQL Server 2008
3 129 (62.93%) SQL
4 97 (47.32%) .NET
5 90 (43.90%) Microsoft
6 85 (41.46%) Agile Software Development
7 75 (36.59%) C#
8 74 (36.10%) Web Services
9 71 (34.63%) ASP.NET
10 69 (33.66%) Windows
11 66 (32.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 60 (29.27%) T-SQL
12 60 (29.27%) WCF
13 59 (28.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 52 (25.37%) SharePoint
15 51 (24.88%) MVC
16 50 (24.39%) Java
17 49 (23.90%) MS Excel
18 41 (20.00%) Visual Studio
19 40 (19.51%) Relational Database
20 39 (19.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
20 39 (19.02%) OO
20 39 (19.02%) Scrum
20 39 (19.02%) XML
21 38 (18.54%) N-Tier
22 37 (18.05%) TDD
23 36 (17.56%) JavaScript
23 36 (17.56%) Finance
23 36 (17.56%) WinForms
24 33 (16.10%) Business Intelligence

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 52 (25.37%) SharePoint
2 23 (11.22%) JBoss
3 14 (6.83%) Tuxedo
3 14 (6.83%) AquaLogic
3 14 (6.83%) Oracle Service Bus
3 14 (6.83%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 10 (4.88%) MS Exchange
4 10 (4.88%) BizTalk Server
5 8 (3.90%) WebSphere Application Server
5 8 (3.90%) WebSphere
5 8 (3.90%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (1.95%) Exchange Server 2003
7 3 (1.46%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (1.46%) CMS
8 2 (0.98%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.49%) Apache
9 1 (0.49%) Tomcat
Applications
1 49 (23.90%) MS Excel
2 13 (6.34%) MS Office
3 5 (2.44%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.49%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.98%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (0.98%) GitHub
2 1 (0.49%) SaaS
2 1 (0.49%) Office 365
2 1 (0.49%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (5.85%) SAN
2 9 (4.39%) TCP/IP
3 7 (3.41%) Internet
4 5 (2.44%) Firewall
4 5 (2.44%) iSCSI
4 5 (2.44%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (2.44%) LAN
4 5 (2.44%) WAN
5 3 (1.46%) VoIP
5 3 (1.46%) HTTP
6 2 (0.98%) Intranet
7 1 (0.49%) VLAN
7 1 (0.49%) FTP
7 1 (0.49%) DNS
7 1 (0.49%) IPv4
7 1 (0.49%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 205 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 177 (86.34%) SQL Server 2008
3 66 (32.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 59 (28.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 40 (19.51%) Relational Database
6 39 (19.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 27 (13.17%) Oracle Database
8 26 (12.68%) Oracle Database 11g
9 23 (11.22%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 23 (11.22%) Data Warehouse
10 22 (10.73%) SQL Server 2012
11 20 (9.76%) Crystal Reports
12 15 (7.32%) RDBMS
13 14 (6.83%) Oracle Reports
14 12 (5.85%) Oracle Database 10g
15 11 (5.37%) MS Access
16 9 (4.39%) MySQL
17 8 (3.90%) DB2
18 6 (2.93%) OLAP
18 6 (2.93%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 41 (20.00%) Visual Studio
2 24 (11.71%) Moq
3 19 (9.27%) Team Foundation Server
4 17 (8.29%) Rhino Mocks
5 15 (7.32%) Subversion
6 14 (6.83%) Oracle Forms
7 13 (6.34%) Eclipse
8 8 (3.90%) MyEclipse
9 7 (3.41%) Git (software)
10 5 (2.44%) JUnit
11 3 (1.46%) TeamCity
12 2 (0.98%) Jasmine
13 1 (0.49%) InstallShield
General
1 36 (17.56%) Finance
2 9 (4.39%) Retail
3 5 (2.44%) Back Office
4 2 (0.98%) Banking
5 1 (0.49%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 117 (57.07%) Developer
2 55 (26.83%) Analyst
3 40 (19.51%) .NET Developer
4 36 (17.56%) Senior Developer
5 32 (15.61%) C# Developer
6 27 (13.17%) C# .NET Developer
7 22 (10.73%) Java Developer
8 20 (9.76%) Senior .NET Developer
9 18 (8.78%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 18 (8.78%) Senior C# Developer
9 18 (8.78%) Business Analyst
10 16 (7.80%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 15 (7.32%) ASP.NET Developer
11 15 (7.32%) Senior Analyst
12 14 (6.83%) Analyst Developer
12 14 (6.83%) Senior Analyst Developer
13 12 (5.85%) Support Analyst
14 11 (5.37%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
15 10 (4.88%) Graduate Developer
15 10 (4.88%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 97 (47.32%) .NET
2 74 (36.10%) Web Services
3 71 (34.63%) ASP.NET
4 60 (29.27%) WCF
5 39 (19.02%) XML
6 36 (17.56%) WinForms
7 32 (15.61%) .NET Framework
8 31 (15.12%) WPF
9 30 (14.63%) CSS
10 26 (12.68%) HTML
11 24 (11.71%) LINQ
11 24 (11.71%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 23 (11.22%) jQuery
12 23 (11.22%) Hibernate
12 23 (11.22%) Spring
13 22 (10.73%) JSF
13 22 (10.73%) Silverlight
13 22 (10.73%) Struts
14 20 (9.76%) ADO.NET
15 19 (9.27%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 38 (18.54%) N-Tier
2 19 (9.27%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (8.29%) Clustering
4 9 (4.39%) Data Extraction
5 8 (3.90%) Replication
6 7 (3.41%) Computer Science
7 5 (2.44%) EFT
8 2 (0.98%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.49%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.49%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.49%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 69 (33.66%) Windows
2 16 (7.80%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (5.85%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (5.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (4.88%) UNIX
5 10 (4.88%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (2.93%) Windows 7
7 3 (1.46%) Linux
8 2 (0.98%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.49%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (41.46%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (24.88%) MVC
3 39 (19.02%) Scrum
3 39 (19.02%) OO
4 37 (18.05%) TDD
5 33 (16.10%) Business Intelligence
6 29 (14.15%) OOD
6 29 (14.15%) E-Commerce
7 27 (13.17%) ETL
8 24 (11.71%) Multithreading
9 22 (10.73%) Continuous Improvement
9 22 (10.73%) Mentoring
10 20 (9.76%) Migration
11 18 (8.78%) ITIL
12 16 (7.80%) SOA
12 16 (7.80%) Waterfall
13 14 (6.83%) Change Control
13 14 (6.83%) UML
13 14 (6.83%) BPEL
14 13 (6.34%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 129 (62.93%) SQL
2 75 (36.59%) C#
3 60 (29.27%) T-SQL
4 50 (24.39%) Java
5 36 (17.56%) JavaScript
6 17 (8.29%) VB
7 16 (7.80%) VB.NET
8 14 (6.83%) COBOL
8 14 (6.83%) Delphi
8 14 (6.83%) VB6
9 11 (5.37%) VBA
10 10 (4.88%) PHP
11 5 (2.44%) Python
11 5 (2.44%) C
12 2 (0.98%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 10 (4.88%) Degree
2 8 (3.90%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (2.44%) MCSA
4 3 (1.46%) CCNA
4 3 (1.46%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.49%) MCP
5 1 (0.49%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.85%) SLA
2 5 (2.44%) ISO 8583
3 2 (0.98%) QA
3 2 (0.98%) HL7
System Software
1 17 (8.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (6.83%) Active Directory
3 5 (2.44%) VMware ESX
4 4 (1.95%) Hyper-V
5 3 (1.46%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 20 (9.76%) MOM
2 5 (2.44%) SCCM
3 1 (0.49%) MIMEsweeper
3 1 (0.49%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 90 (43.90%) Microsoft
2 31 (15.12%) Oracle
3 30 (14.63%) VMware
4 19 (9.27%) Citrix
5 14 (6.83%) BEA
5 14 (6.83%) Micro Focus
6 9 (4.39%) DevExpress
7 8 (3.90%) Cisco
8 7 (3.41%) Cognos
9 6 (2.93%) HP
10 2 (0.98%) Websense
10 2 (0.98%) Veeam
11 1 (0.49%) FalconStor
11 1 (0.49%) Red Gate
11 1 (0.49%) Nintex
11 1 (0.49%) Dell
11 1 (0.49%) Veritas
11 1 (0.49%) Business Objects
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Essex
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Waltham Cross, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £72000 - £82000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £18k - 20k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Bedfordshire
Premier IT
Salary: £36000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Premier IT
Salary: £36000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
PayPoint
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 17 days ago
Welwyn Garden City
PayPoint
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 17 days ago
Colchester
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + bens
Posted: 19 days ago
Brentwood
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 25 days ago