The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 7 skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 7 over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 7.0
Rank 863 860 825
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -35
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 7 13 6 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.012% 0.006% 0.039%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.040% 0.018% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 12 5 42
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +17.64%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-27.77% +5.88%
SQL Server 7
UK

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 England region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
32302 32637 33818
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 30.22% 32.11% 31.72%
Number of salaries quoted 27501 28589 29980
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SQL Server 7
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 7 across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server 7 Jobs Demand Trend in England

SQL Server 7
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 7 across the England region.

SQL Server 7 Salary Trend in England

SQL Server 7
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 7 across the England region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

SQL Server 7 Salary Histogram in England

SQL Server 7
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server 7 within the England region over the 3 months to 24 October 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
London +27 11 £45,000 -25.00%
South East -12 2 £32,500 -35.00%
SQL Server 7
UK

SQL Server 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing SQL Server 7 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 7.

1 17 (100.00%) .NET
1 17 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 16 (94.12%) C#
3 15 (88.24%) SQL
4 13 (76.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 13 (76.47%) SQL Server 2008
5 12 (70.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 9 (52.94%) Performance Tuning
6 9 (52.94%) T-SQL
7 8 (47.06%) MySQL
7 8 (47.06%) Microsoft
7 8 (47.06%) VLDB
7 8 (47.06%) SQL Server 2000
7 8 (47.06%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 8 (47.06%) SQL Server 2005
7 8 (47.06%) High Availability
7 8 (47.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 6 (35.29%) .NET Framework
9 5 (29.41%) ETL
9 5 (29.41%) VB
9 5 (29.41%) XML
10 4 (23.53%) XSLT
10 4 (23.53%) ADO.NET
10 4 (23.53%) C++
10 4 (23.53%) Silverlight
10 4 (23.53%) Team Foundation Server
11 3 (17.65%) Finance
12 2 (11.76%) TDD
12 2 (11.76%) OOD
12 2 (11.76%) HTML

SQL Server 7
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing SQL Server 7 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 7. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 13 (76.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 13 (76.47%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (70.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (47.06%) SQL Server 2005
4 8 (47.06%) VLDB
4 8 (47.06%) SQL Server 2000
4 8 (47.06%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 8 (47.06%) MySQL
4 8 (47.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (5.88%) DTS
5 1 (5.88%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 4 (23.53%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (11.76%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (17.65%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (88.24%) Developer
2 8 (47.06%) SQL Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Junior Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Junior
4 2 (11.76%) Web Developer
4 2 (11.76%) .NET Developer
5 1 (5.88%) DBA
5 1 (5.88%) Software Developer
5 1 (5.88%) .NET Software Developer
5 1 (5.88%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (100.00%) .NET
2 6 (35.29%) .NET Framework
3 5 (29.41%) XML
4 4 (23.53%) XSLT
4 4 (23.53%) ADO.NET
4 4 (23.53%) Silverlight
5 2 (11.76%) Regular Expression
5 2 (11.76%) HTML
5 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET
5 2 (11.76%) SOAP
5 2 (11.76%) Web Services
5 2 (11.76%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) Performance Tuning
2 8 (47.06%) High Availability
3 5 (29.41%) ETL
4 2 (11.76%) UML
4 2 (11.76%) OOP
4 2 (11.76%) OOD
4 2 (11.76%) Refactoring
4 2 (11.76%) Use Case
4 2 (11.76%) Unit Testing
4 2 (11.76%) TDD
5 1 (5.88%) Software Engineering
5 1 (5.88%) Business Analysis
5 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Modelling
5 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 16 (94.12%) C#
2 15 (88.24%) SQL
3 9 (52.94%) T-SQL
4 5 (29.41%) VB
5 4 (23.53%) C++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (47.06%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle
3 1 (5.88%) Cognos