The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2005 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2005 over the 3 months to 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 91 65 77
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +12
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 1 46 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.10% 3.64% 1.33%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.30% 9.02% 4.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1 37 11
Average salary £42,250 £50,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.50% +14.94%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
SQL Server 2005
South East

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 Kent region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
335 510 344
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 34.54% 40.35% 28.57%
Number of salaries quoted 297 429 297
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £40,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +18.01%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £33,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +1.26%

SQL Server 2005
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

SQL Server 2005 Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

SQL Server 2005
Salary Trend in Kent

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

SQL Server 2005 Salary Trend in Kent

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 6 (85.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (71.43%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
4 4 (57.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
5 3 (42.86%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (42.86%) VB
5 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
6 2 (28.57%) DTS
6 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
6 2 (28.57%) DB2
6 2 (28.57%) VB.NET
6 2 (28.57%) .NET
6 2 (28.57%) MySQL
6 2 (28.57%) T-SQL
6 2 (28.57%) Publishing
6 2 (28.57%) Replication
6 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2000
6 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (28.57%) Content Management
6 2 (28.57%) VB6
6 2 (28.57%) Degree
6 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (14.29%) Time Management
7 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (14.29%) TestComplete
7 1 (14.29%) QA

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
2 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (85.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (71.43%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (57.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (28.57%) MySQL
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (28.57%) DB2
5 2 (28.57%) DTS
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
1 1 (14.29%) Selenium
1 1 (14.29%) TestComplete
General
1 2 (28.57%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) SQL DBA
2 2 (28.57%) Business Developer
2 2 (28.57%) DBA
2 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 1 (14.29%) .NET Programmer
3 1 (14.29%) VB.NET Analyst Programmer
3 1 (14.29%) Quality Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Software Test Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) VB.NET Programmer
3 1 (14.29%) Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst Programmer
3 1 (14.29%) Programmer
3 1 (14.29%) .NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) VB.NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) .NET Analyst Programmer
3 1 (14.29%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) .NET
1 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
2 1 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (28.57%) Content Management
3 1 (14.29%) Software Testing
3 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Time Management
3 1 (14.29%) BDD
3 1 (14.29%) Change Control
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) TDD
3 1 (14.29%) DSDM
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) VB
2 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 2 (28.57%) VB.NET
3 2 (28.57%) VB6
3 2 (28.57%) T-SQL
4 1 (14.29%) VBScript
4 1 (14.29%) C#
4 1 (14.29%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) ISEB
2 1 (14.29%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) VMware