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 2 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 26 25 29
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +4
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 15 15 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 5.66% 6.44% 3.76%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 34.88% 20.00% 15.38%
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 8
Average salary £47,500 £43,750 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% -37.50%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
43 75 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 16.23% 32.19% 24.41%
Number of salaries quoted 27 58 52
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £40,289
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -0.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £23,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £70,000 £70,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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
Salary Histogram in High Wycombe

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2005 across the High Wycombe region over the 3 months to 2 March 2015.

SQL Server 2005 Salary Histogram in High Wycombe

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 22 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 22 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 20 (90.91%) .NET
3 19 (86.36%) ASP.NET
3 19 (86.36%) CSS
3 19 (86.36%) C#
3 19 (86.36%) jQuery
4 15 (68.18%) WCF
4 15 (68.18%) LINQ
4 15 (68.18%) Unit Testing
4 15 (68.18%) Team Foundation Server
4 15 (68.18%) ASP.NET MVC
4 15 (68.18%) Moq
4 15 (68.18%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 15 (68.18%) Unity DI Container
4 15 (68.18%) OOD
4 15 (68.18%) XML
4 15 (68.18%) Visual Studio
4 15 (68.18%) MVC
4 15 (68.18%) Scrum
4 15 (68.18%) Extreme Programming
4 15 (68.18%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (68.18%) TDD
4 15 (68.18%) Ruby
4 15 (68.18%) Ajax
4 15 (68.18%) Ruby on Rails
4 15 (68.18%) .NET Framework
4 15 (68.18%) ReSharper
5 14 (63.64%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 10 (45.45%) ITIL

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

For the 6 months to 2 March 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (18.18%) SharePoint
1 4 (18.18%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (18.18%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
1 1 (4.55%) VPN
1 1 (4.55%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 22 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (27.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (27.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (4.55%) OLAP
4 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (4.55%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 15 (68.18%) Visual Studio
1 15 (68.18%) ReSharper
1 15 (68.18%) Team Foundation Server
1 15 (68.18%) Moq
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Job Titles
1 19 (86.36%) Developer
2 13 (59.09%) .NET Developer
3 12 (54.55%) Ruby on Rails Developer
4 10 (45.45%) Ruby Developer
5 5 (22.73%) SQL DBA
5 5 (22.73%) DBA
6 4 (18.18%) Junior
6 4 (18.18%) Junior Developer
6 4 (18.18%) SQL Developer
6 4 (18.18%) Junior DBA
7 3 (13.64%) Senior Developer
8 2 (9.09%) Web Developer
8 2 (9.09%) Senior Web Developer
9 1 (4.55%) SQL Server DBA
9 1 (4.55%) 1st Line Support
9 1 (4.55%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (90.91%) .NET
2 19 (86.36%) ASP.NET
2 19 (86.36%) CSS
2 19 (86.36%) jQuery
3 15 (68.18%) ASP.NET MVC
3 15 (68.18%) WCF
3 15 (68.18%) LINQ
3 15 (68.18%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 15 (68.18%) XML
3 15 (68.18%) Ajax
3 15 (68.18%) Ruby on Rails
3 15 (68.18%) .NET Framework
3 15 (68.18%) Unity DI Container
4 14 (63.64%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 4 (18.18%) CSS3
5 4 (18.18%) HTML5
5 4 (18.18%) HTML
6 2 (9.09%) JSON
7 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) Replication
2 4 (18.18%) Clustering
2 4 (18.18%) CMDB
2 4 (18.18%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (27.27%) Windows
1 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
1 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
2 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (4.55%) Windows 7
3 1 (4.55%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (68.18%) OOD
1 15 (68.18%) MVC
1 15 (68.18%) Scrum
1 15 (68.18%) Extreme Programming
1 15 (68.18%) Agile Software Development
1 15 (68.18%) TDD
1 15 (68.18%) Unit Testing
2 10 (45.45%) ITIL
3 4 (18.18%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (18.18%) Configuration Management
3 4 (18.18%) Service Delivery
4 1 (4.55%) ETL
4 1 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (4.55%) Database Tuning
Programming Languages
1 19 (86.36%) C#
2 15 (68.18%) Ruby
3 7 (31.82%) SQL
4 6 (27.27%) JavaScript
5 2 (9.09%) VBScript
5 2 (9.09%) VB
5 2 (9.09%) VB.NET
6 1 (4.55%) VBA
6 1 (4.55%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (9.09%) MCITP
2 1 (4.55%) VCP4
2 1 (4.55%) MCDBA
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) VMware Server
Vendors
1 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.55%) VMware