The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 Hertfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 114 95 79
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -16
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 30 64 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.21% 2.41% 2.83%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.17% 7.13% 8.86%
Number of salaries quoted 21 63 69
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,600 £32,300
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
719 897 835
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 28.93% 33.82% 31.89%
Number of salaries quoted 610 756 657
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
SQL Server 2005
East of England

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 18 April 2014.

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 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
Welwyn Garden City +17 9 £46,250 +17.08%
Hemel Hempstead -1 5 £32,500 -18.75% 1
Watford -24 4 £57,500 +64.28% 1
Stevenage -9 2 £42,500 +45.92% 1
St Albans -10 1 - -
SQL Server 2005
East of England

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 57 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 50 (87.72%) SQL Server 2008
3 39 (68.42%) SQL
4 28 (49.12%) .NET
5 27 (47.37%) Web Services
5 27 (47.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 24 (42.11%) SOAP
7 21 (36.84%) JavaScript
8 20 (35.09%) T-SQL
8 20 (35.09%) C#
9 19 (33.33%) Microsoft
9 19 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 18 (31.58%) XML
11 17 (29.82%) Java
11 17 (29.82%) jQuery
12 16 (28.07%) Windows
12 16 (28.07%) Eclipse
13 14 (24.56%) XSLT
13 14 (24.56%) WCF
14 12 (21.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 12 (21.05%) MS Excel
14 12 (21.05%) ASP.NET
15 10 (17.54%) Workflow
15 10 (17.54%) NUnit
16 9 (15.79%) Automated Testing
16 9 (15.79%) Software Engineering
16 9 (15.79%) QA
16 9 (15.79%) Selenium
16 9 (15.79%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 9 (15.79%) Test Scripting

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 9 (15.79%) SharePoint
2 4 (7.02%) IIS
2 4 (7.02%) CMS
3 3 (5.26%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (3.51%) MS Exchange
4 2 (3.51%) Lync
4 2 (3.51%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (3.51%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (3.51%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (1.75%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.75%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.75%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 12 (21.05%) MS Excel
2 6 (10.53%) MS Office
3 1 (1.75%) PowerPivot
3 1 (1.75%) 3ds Max
3 1 (1.75%) AutoCAD
3 1 (1.75%) Fireworks
3 1 (1.75%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.26%) Intranet
2 2 (3.51%) DHCP
2 2 (3.51%) DNS
3 1 (1.75%) SAN
3 1 (1.75%) Internet
3 1 (1.75%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.75%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 50 (87.72%) SQL Server 2008
3 27 (47.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 19 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 12 (21.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 9 (15.79%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 9 (15.79%) SQL Server 2000
7 7 (12.28%) DTS
8 5 (8.77%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (5.26%) Oracle Database
9 3 (5.26%) Relational Database
10 2 (3.51%) Oracle Reports
11 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2012
11 1 (1.75%) PerformancePoint
11 1 (1.75%) VLDB
11 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 7
11 1 (1.75%) DB2
11 1 (1.75%) OLAP
11 1 (1.75%) Crystal Reports
11 1 (1.75%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 16 (28.07%) Eclipse
2 10 (17.54%) NUnit
3 9 (15.79%) Selenium
3 9 (15.79%) Rhino Mocks
4 8 (14.04%) Moq
5 4 (7.02%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (5.26%) Visual Studio
7 2 (3.51%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 2 (3.51%) Subversion
8 1 (1.75%) JIRA
8 1 (1.75%) CruiseControl
8 1 (1.75%) Bitbucket
8 1 (1.75%) MyEclipse
8 1 (1.75%) TeamCity
8 1 (1.75%) Git (software)
8 1 (1.75%) Mercurial
8 1 (1.75%) TortoiseSVN
8 1 (1.75%) WebDriver
8 1 (1.75%) MSI
8 1 (1.75%) PVCS
General
1 3 (5.26%) Games
1 3 (5.26%) Back Office
1 3 (5.26%) Finance
1 3 (5.26%) Advertising
2 1 (1.75%) Marketing
2 1 (1.75%) Banking
Job Titles
1 32 (56.14%) Developer
2 16 (28.07%) Java Developer
3 9 (15.79%) Java Web Developer
3 9 (15.79%) Web Developer
3 9 (15.79%) Software Developer
4 8 (14.04%) Analyst
4 8 (14.04%) Applications Developer
5 7 (12.28%) Java Software Developer
5 7 (12.28%) Java Applications Developer
5 7 (12.28%) Web Applications Developer
5 7 (12.28%) Junior
6 5 (8.77%) Test Specialist
6 5 (8.77%) Junior Developer
6 5 (8.77%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 5 (8.77%) Automation Specialist
6 5 (8.77%) Junior Business Intelligence Developer
6 5 (8.77%) Test Automation Specialist
7 4 (7.02%) SQL Developer
7 4 (7.02%) .NET Developer
8 3 (5.26%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (49.12%) .NET
2 27 (47.37%) Web Services
3 24 (42.11%) SOAP
4 18 (31.58%) XML
5 17 (29.82%) jQuery
6 14 (24.56%) XSLT
6 14 (24.56%) WCF
7 12 (21.05%) ASP.NET
8 9 (15.79%) HTML
9 7 (12.28%) WF
10 5 (8.77%) DHTML
11 4 (7.02%) ASP.NET MVC
12 3 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC 3
12 3 (5.26%) WinForms
13 2 (3.51%) CSS
13 2 (3.51%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 2 (3.51%) Ajax
13 2 (3.51%) .NET Framework
14 1 (1.75%) Java EE
14 1 (1.75%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.02%) Replication
2 3 (5.26%) Clustering
3 2 (3.51%) Client/Server
3 2 (3.51%) Thin Client
3 2 (3.51%) CLARiiON
3 2 (3.51%) FlexPod
3 2 (3.51%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.75%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.75%) EFT
Operating Systems
1 16 (28.07%) Windows
2 4 (7.02%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (5.26%) Linux
4 2 (3.51%) Windows 2000 Server
4 2 (3.51%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.75%) Windows Vista
5 1 (1.75%) SUSE
5 1 (1.75%) Windows NT
5 1 (1.75%) UNIX
5 1 (1.75%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (17.54%) Workflow
2 9 (15.79%) Automated Testing
2 9 (15.79%) Software Engineering
2 9 (15.79%) Test Scripting
2 9 (15.79%) Test Automation
2 9 (15.79%) Root Cause Analysis
2 9 (15.79%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (8.77%) Migration
4 5 (8.77%) MVC
4 5 (8.77%) OO
5 4 (7.02%) RAD
5 4 (7.02%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (7.02%) Unit Testing
6 3 (5.26%) TDD
6 3 (5.26%) Data Transformation
6 3 (5.26%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (5.26%) E-Commerce
6 3 (5.26%) OOD
7 2 (3.51%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 39 (68.42%) SQL
2 21 (36.84%) JavaScript
3 20 (35.09%) T-SQL
3 20 (35.09%) C#
4 17 (29.82%) Java
5 5 (8.77%) VB.NET
6 3 (5.26%) VBScript
7 2 (3.51%) FoxPro (VFP)
7 2 (3.51%) VB
7 2 (3.51%) VBA
8 1 (1.75%) VB6
8 1 (1.75%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.75%) ActionScript
8 1 (1.75%) C
8 1 (1.75%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (5.26%) Degree
2 2 (3.51%) ISEB
3 1 (1.75%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.75%) MCITP
3 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (15.79%) QA
2 1 (1.75%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.75%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 2 (3.51%) Active Directory
1 2 (3.51%) VMware ESX
1 2 (3.51%) vSphere
1 2 (3.51%) XenApp
1 2 (3.51%) XenDesktop
2 1 (1.75%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (3.51%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 2 (3.51%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (1.75%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (1.75%) Nagios
Vendors
1 19 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 6 (10.53%) Business Objects
2 6 (10.53%) Adobe
2 6 (10.53%) Teradata
3 5 (8.77%) VMware
3 5 (8.77%) Oracle
4 3 (5.26%) Sitecore
4 3 (5.26%) EPiServer
5 2 (3.51%) Symantec
5 2 (3.51%) CommVault
5 2 (3.51%) NetApp
5 2 (3.51%) Cisco
5 2 (3.51%) HP
5 2 (3.51%) EMC
5 2 (3.51%) Citrix
5 2 (3.51%) SolarWinds
6 1 (1.75%) Red Gate
6 1 (1.75%) DevExpress
6 1 (1.75%) Macromedia
6 1 (1.75%) JBoss
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Green Thompson Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
Computer People
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + £55,000 + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Games Room
Posted: 18 days ago