The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2005 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2005 over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 32 32 35
Rank change year-on-year
0 +3
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 1 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 0.63% 1.39% 1.02%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.33% 7.69% 2.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 1
Average salary £42,500 £39,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.97% +2.63%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+8.10% -1.33%
SQL Server 2005
West Yorkshire

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 Halifax region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Halifax
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
30 26 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 18.99% 18.06% 37.76%
Number of salaries quoted 27 21 59
Average salary £42,500 £35,200 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.73% -21.77%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SQL Server 2005
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

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

SQL Server 2005 Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

SQL Server 2005
Salary Trend in Halifax

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

SQL Server 2005 Salary Trend in Halifax

SQL Server 2005
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Halifax 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 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) VB
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) IIS
1 2 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (100.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) VB6
1 2 (100.00%) ReSharper
1 2 (100.00%) WCF
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Halifax 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 2 (100.00%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (100.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 2 (100.00%) ReSharper
1 2 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Software Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) WCF
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) VB
1 2 (100.00%) VB6
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle