The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2005 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire 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 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 57 55 56
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 5 13 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.99% 2.58% 1.75%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.53% 6.19% 5.26%
Number of salaries quoted 4 13 8
Average salary £32,000 £27,500 £35,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.36% -23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £24,200 £31,150
10% offered a salary of more than £39,850 £42,500 £40,750
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
SQL Server 2005
North West

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 Lancashire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
198 210 171
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 39.05% 41.67% 33.27%
Number of salaries quoted 163 184 150
Average salary £34,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £24,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,596 £42,500 £42,900
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SQL Server 2005
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

SQL Server 2005 Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

SQL Server 2005
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

SQL Server 2005 Salary Trend in Lancashire

SQL Server 2005
Job Locations in Lancashire

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 Lancashire region over the 3 months to 2 September 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
Preston +1 5 £32,000 +16.36% 1
SQL Server 2005
North West

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 11 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (90.91%) .NET
3 9 (81.82%) C#
4 7 (63.64%) JavaScript
4 7 (63.64%) ASP.NET
4 7 (63.64%) Web Development
4 7 (63.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (54.55%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (54.55%) CSS
5 6 (54.55%) SQL
5 6 (54.55%) HTML
6 5 (45.45%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (36.36%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (36.36%) VBA
7 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
7 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (36.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (27.27%) Data Analysis
8 3 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (27.27%) .NET Framework
8 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
8 3 (27.27%) N-Tier
8 3 (27.27%) VB.NET
8 3 (27.27%) VBScript
8 3 (27.27%) XML
8 3 (27.27%) Visual Studio
8 3 (27.27%) jQuery
9 2 (18.18%) WCF
9 2 (18.18%) Marketing
9 2 (18.18%) Time Management

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 1 (9.09%) CMS
1 1 (9.09%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
1 1 (9.09%) DNS
1 1 (9.09%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (63.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (45.45%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (36.36%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (36.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (9.09%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Visual Studio
2 2 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 2 (18.18%) Marketing
2 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
2 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
2 1 (9.09%) Games
Job Titles
1 9 (81.82%) Developer
2 4 (36.36%) .NET Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Senior Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Web Developer
5 1 (9.09%) DBA
5 1 (9.09%) C# Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Web Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Analyst Developer
5 1 (9.09%) SQL DBA
5 1 (9.09%) Junior Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Project Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Senior C# Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Developer Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Analyst Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Junior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (90.91%) .NET
2 7 (63.64%) ASP.NET
3 6 (54.55%) CSS
3 6 (54.55%) HTML
4 3 (27.27%) XML
4 3 (27.27%) .NET Framework
4 3 (27.27%) jQuery
5 2 (18.18%) HTML5
5 2 (18.18%) JSON
5 2 (18.18%) WCF
5 2 (18.18%) Web Services
5 2 (18.18%) Ajax
6 1 (9.09%) ADO.NET
6 1 (9.09%) Classic ASP
6 1 (9.09%) XSLT
6 1 (9.09%) XHTML
6 1 (9.09%) WinForms
6 1 (9.09%) WF
6 1 (9.09%) LINQ
6 1 (9.09%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (27.27%) N-Tier
3 1 (9.09%) Replication
3 1 (9.09%) Mathematics
3 1 (9.09%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Web Development
2 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (27.27%) Data Analysis
3 3 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (18.18%) ITIL
4 2 (18.18%) Time Management
5 1 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (9.09%) Web Application Development
5 1 (9.09%) Analytics
5 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
5 1 (9.09%) Data Modelling
5 1 (9.09%) MVC
5 1 (9.09%) Workflow
5 1 (9.09%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (81.82%) C#
2 7 (63.64%) JavaScript
3 6 (54.55%) SQL
4 4 (36.36%) VBA
5 3 (27.27%) VBScript
5 3 (27.27%) VB.NET
6 2 (18.18%) VB
6 2 (18.18%) T-SQL
7 1 (9.09%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
1 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco
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