The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2005 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2005 over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 107 119 95
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -24
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 41 29 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.87% 1.17% 2.34%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.47% 4.09% 6.94%
Number of salaries quoted 28 20 62
Average salary £55,000 £46,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.56% +22.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,050 £32,250 £30,450
10% offered a salary of more than £77,000 £57,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
SQL Server 2005
East of 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 Hertfordshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
749 709 908
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 34.17% 28.55% 33.78%
Number of salaries quoted 616 600 764
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

SQL Server 2005
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

SQL Server 2005 Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

SQL Server 2005
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

SQL Server 2005 Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

SQL Server 2005
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2005 across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

SQL Server 2005 Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

SQL Server 2005
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

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 Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015. 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
Welwyn Garden City -2 16 £55,000 +18.91% 1
Watford +11 6 £46,250 -19.56%
Hertford - 4 £70,000 -
Hitchin - 4 - -
Stevenage +15 1 £20,500 -51.76%
St Albans -16 1 £40,000 - 1
Hemel Hempstead -31 1 £44,000 +40.80%
Waltham Cross - 1 £45,000 -
SQL Server 2005
East of England

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 74 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 49 (66.22%) SQL Server 2008
3 45 (60.81%) Microsoft
4 40 (54.05%) SQL
5 39 (52.70%) .NET
6 38 (51.35%) Agile Software Development
7 34 (45.95%) XML
8 33 (44.59%) Java
8 33 (44.59%) VMware
9 30 (40.54%) Web Services
10 29 (39.19%) T-SQL
10 29 (39.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 27 (36.49%) Oracle
11 27 (36.49%) Oracle Database 11g
11 27 (36.49%) Oracle Database
12 26 (35.14%) JavaScript
13 25 (33.78%) Windows
14 24 (32.43%) VMware Infrastructure
15 22 (29.73%) ASP.NET
15 22 (29.73%) MVC
16 21 (28.38%) Finance
17 20 (27.03%) Scrum
17 20 (27.03%) Crystal Reports
17 20 (27.03%) VB
17 20 (27.03%) Degree
17 20 (27.03%) SQL Server 2012
18 18 (24.32%) HTML
18 18 (24.32%) CSS
19 17 (22.97%) Hibernate
19 17 (22.97%) Middleware

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 17 (22.97%) JBoss
1 17 (22.97%) Tuxedo
1 17 (22.97%) AquaLogic
1 17 (22.97%) Oracle Service Bus
1 17 (22.97%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 14 (18.92%) IIS
3 9 (12.16%) MS Exchange
3 9 (12.16%) Exchange Server 2013
3 9 (12.16%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (12.16%) Exchange Server 2007
4 7 (9.46%) WebSphere Application Server
4 7 (9.46%) WebSphere
5 6 (8.11%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 11 (14.86%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.05%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (9.46%) Maximo
1 7 (9.46%) CA PPM
Cloud Services
1 9 (12.16%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (17.57%) TCP/IP
2 11 (14.86%) SAN
3 9 (12.16%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 49 (66.22%) SQL Server 2008
3 29 (39.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 27 (36.49%) Oracle Database 11g
4 27 (36.49%) Oracle Database
5 20 (27.03%) SQL Server 2012
5 20 (27.03%) Crystal Reports
6 17 (22.97%) Oracle Reports
6 17 (22.97%) Relational Database
7 14 (18.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 10 (13.51%) Oracle Database 10g
9 8 (10.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (4.05%) Oracle9i Database
11 2 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (1.35%) DTS
12 1 (1.35%) OLAP
12 1 (1.35%) MS Access
12 1 (1.35%) SQL Server 2000
12 1 (1.35%) MySQL
12 1 (1.35%) BusinessObjects XI
Development Applications
1 17 (22.97%) Oracle Forms
2 13 (17.57%) Eclipse
2 13 (17.57%) JUnit
2 13 (17.57%) Git (software)
3 4 (5.41%) Visual Studio
4 3 (4.05%) Toad
General
1 21 (28.38%) Finance
2 14 (18.92%) Back Office
3 9 (12.16%) Retail
Job Titles
1 38 (51.35%) Developer
2 29 (39.19%) Analyst
3 18 (24.32%) Senior Developer
4 17 (22.97%) Senior Analyst
4 17 (22.97%) Analyst Developer
4 17 (22.97%) Senior Analyst Developer
5 13 (17.57%) Java Developer
6 12 (16.22%) Server Administrator
6 12 (16.22%) Administrator
7 9 (12.16%) Head of IT
8 7 (9.46%) Support Analyst
8 7 (9.46%) DBA
9 5 (6.76%) SQL DBA
10 4 (5.41%) Junior Analyst
10 4 (5.41%) Head of Development
10 4 (5.41%) Development Manager
10 4 (5.41%) Junior
10 4 (5.41%) Lead Developer
11 3 (4.05%) SQL Server DBA
11 3 (4.05%) Database Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (52.70%) .NET
2 34 (45.95%) XML
3 30 (40.54%) Web Services
4 22 (29.73%) ASP.NET
5 18 (24.32%) CSS
5 18 (24.32%) HTML
6 17 (22.97%) SOAP
6 17 (22.97%) Struts
6 17 (22.97%) J2EE
6 17 (22.97%) Middleware
6 17 (22.97%) Hibernate
6 17 (22.97%) Spring
6 17 (22.97%) JSF
6 17 (22.97%) WSDL
6 17 (22.97%) JPA
6 17 (22.97%) Oracle Fusion
7 13 (17.57%) JAXB
7 13 (17.57%) JAX-WS
7 13 (17.57%) XSD
7 13 (17.57%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 17 (22.97%) N-Tier
2 14 (18.92%) Computer Science
3 13 (17.57%) EFT
4 10 (13.51%) Replication
5 9 (12.16%) FMCG
6 1 (1.35%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 25 (33.78%) Windows
2 15 (20.27%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (13.51%) Windows 7
3 10 (13.51%) Linux
3 10 (13.51%) Windows XP
4 4 (5.41%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (51.35%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (29.73%) MVC
3 20 (27.03%) Scrum
4 17 (22.97%) BPEL
4 17 (22.97%) UML
4 17 (22.97%) SOA
4 17 (22.97%) Mentoring
5 14 (18.92%) E-Commerce
5 14 (18.92%) TDD
6 13 (17.57%) OOD
6 13 (17.57%) OO
6 13 (17.57%) User Stories
6 13 (17.57%) Performance Tuning
6 13 (17.57%) Business Development
6 13 (17.57%) Domain-Driven Design
7 11 (14.86%) Analytics
7 11 (14.86%) Database Mirroring
7 11 (14.86%) ITIL
7 11 (14.86%) Disaster Recovery
8 10 (13.51%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 40 (54.05%) SQL
2 33 (44.59%) Java
3 29 (39.19%) T-SQL
4 26 (35.14%) JavaScript
5 20 (27.03%) VB
6 17 (22.97%) VB6
6 17 (22.97%) COBOL
6 17 (22.97%) Delphi
7 13 (17.57%) Python
8 8 (10.81%) PL/SQL
9 5 (6.76%) C#
10 4 (5.41%) VBScript
10 4 (5.41%) VB.NET
11 1 (1.35%) PHP
Qualifications
1 20 (27.03%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (17.57%) ISO 8583
2 3 (4.05%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (32.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (9.46%) Active Directory
3 4 (5.41%) NFS
4 3 (4.05%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (4.05%) Oracle RMAN
1 3 (4.05%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 45 (60.81%) Microsoft
2 33 (44.59%) VMware
3 27 (36.49%) Oracle
4 17 (22.97%) BEA
4 17 (22.97%) Micro Focus
5 9 (12.16%) Citrix
6 7 (9.46%) IBM
7 3 (4.05%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.35%) Informatica
8 1 (1.35%) Business Objects
8 1 (1.35%) Cognos
8 1 (1.35%) Twitter
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
St. Albans
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Hertfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 12 days ago