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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 31 42 17
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -25
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 13 6 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 4.15% 2.20% 9.57%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 16.67% 8.33% 38.46%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 20
Average salary £55,000 £31,250 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+76.00% -19.87%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
SQL Server 2005
Buckinghamshire

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 High Wycombe region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
High Wycombe
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
78 72 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 24.92% 26.37% 24.88%
Number of salaries quoted 64 58 52
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £22,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £50,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

SQL Server 2005
Jobs Demand Trend in High Wycombe

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

SQL Server 2005 Jobs Demand Trend in High Wycombe

SQL Server 2005
Salary Trend in High Wycombe

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

SQL Server 2005 Salary Trend in High Wycombe

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the High Wycombe 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 28 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 25 (89.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 24 (85.71%) Team Foundation Server
3 24 (85.71%) Unity DI Container
3 24 (85.71%) Unit Testing
3 24 (85.71%) ASP.NET MVC
3 24 (85.71%) Moq
3 24 (85.71%) Entity Framework
3 24 (85.71%) ASP.NET MVC 3
3 24 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (85.71%) TDD
3 24 (85.71%) Ruby
3 24 (85.71%) Ajax
3 24 (85.71%) Ruby on Rails
3 24 (85.71%) ReSharper
3 24 (85.71%) WCF
3 24 (85.71%) LINQ
3 24 (85.71%) .NET Framework
3 24 (85.71%) jQuery
3 24 (85.71%) Visual Studio
3 24 (85.71%) ASP.NET
3 24 (85.71%) CSS
3 24 (85.71%) XML
3 24 (85.71%) OOD
3 24 (85.71%) C#
3 24 (85.71%) .NET
3 24 (85.71%) MVC
3 24 (85.71%) Scrum
3 24 (85.71%) Extreme Programming
4 18 (64.29%) ITIL

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the High Wycombe 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.

Applications
1 17 (60.71%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) TCP/IP
1 1 (3.57%) VPN
1 1 (3.57%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 25 (89.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (10.71%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 2 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (7.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 24 (85.71%) Visual Studio
1 24 (85.71%) ReSharper
1 24 (85.71%) Team Foundation Server
1 24 (85.71%) Moq
General
1 3 (10.71%) Finance
2 2 (7.14%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 24 (85.71%) Developer
2 18 (64.29%) Senior Developer
3 17 (60.71%) Web Developer
3 17 (60.71%) Senior Web Developer
4 7 (25.00%) .NET Developer
5 6 (21.43%) Ruby on Rails Developer
5 6 (21.43%) Ruby Developer
6 3 (10.71%) SQL Server DBA
6 3 (10.71%) SQL DBA
6 3 (10.71%) DBA
7 1 (3.57%) 1st Line Support
7 1 (3.57%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (85.71%) .NET
1 24 (85.71%) ASP.NET
1 24 (85.71%) CSS
1 24 (85.71%) XML
1 24 (85.71%) Ajax
1 24 (85.71%) Ruby on Rails
1 24 (85.71%) .NET Framework
1 24 (85.71%) WCF
1 24 (85.71%) LINQ
1 24 (85.71%) jQuery
1 24 (85.71%) ASP.NET MVC
1 24 (85.71%) Entity Framework
1 24 (85.71%) ASP.NET MVC 3
1 24 (85.71%) Unity DI Container
2 17 (60.71%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.14%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.71%) Windows
2 1 (3.57%) Windows XP
2 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (3.57%) Windows 7
2 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (85.71%) OOD
1 24 (85.71%) MVC
1 24 (85.71%) Scrum
1 24 (85.71%) Extreme Programming
1 24 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
1 24 (85.71%) TDD
1 24 (85.71%) Unit Testing
2 18 (64.29%) ITIL
3 2 (7.14%) Time Management
3 2 (7.14%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 24 (85.71%) C#
1 24 (85.71%) Ruby
2 17 (60.71%) VB.NET
2 17 (60.71%) VBScript
2 17 (60.71%) JavaScript
3 12 (42.86%) VB
4 3 (10.71%) SQL
5 2 (7.14%) T-SQL
System Software
1 2 (7.14%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.57%) VMware Server
Vendors
1 17 (60.71%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.57%) VMware