The first table below looks at the demand for SQL Server 2005 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2005 over the 3 months to 22 July 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 Leicester region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 43 25 32
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +7
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 23 40 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 4.18% 11.02% 8.19%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.31% 21.39% 16.96%
Number of salaries quoted 22 40 37
Average salary £42,000 £38,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% +26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £29,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £60,000 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
223 187 224
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 40.55% 51.52% 48.28%
Number of salaries quoted 207 168 191
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £32,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +14.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £43,500 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
SQL Server 2005
Leicestershire

SQL Server 2005
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

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

SQL Server 2005 Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

SQL Server 2005
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

SQL Server 2005 Salary Trend in Leicester

SQL Server 2005
Salary Histogram in Leicester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2005 across the Leicester region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014.

SQL Server 2005 Salary Histogram in Leicester

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 66 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 65 (98.48%) SQL Server 2008
3 53 (80.30%) Microsoft
4 50 (75.76%) SQL Server 2012
5 49 (74.24%) SQL
6 46 (69.70%) T-SQL
7 45 (68.18%) .NET
7 45 (68.18%) XML
8 44 (66.67%) C#
8 44 (66.67%) HTML
8 44 (66.67%) JavaScript
8 44 (66.67%) ASP.NET
8 44 (66.67%) CSS
9 43 (65.15%) Ajax
9 43 (65.15%) jQuery
10 40 (60.61%) .NET Framework
11 39 (59.09%) SOAP
11 39 (59.09%) Web Services
11 39 (59.09%) XSD
11 39 (59.09%) XSLT
11 39 (59.09%) XHTML
11 39 (59.09%) LINQ
11 39 (59.09%) ASP.NET MVC
11 39 (59.09%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 39 (59.09%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 15 (22.73%) Windows
13 14 (21.21%) IIS
14 12 (18.18%) MS Exchange
14 12 (18.18%) SAN
14 12 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 14 (21.21%) IIS
2 12 (18.18%) MS Exchange
2 12 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2007
3 10 (15.15%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (15.15%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 2 (3.03%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.52%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 12 (18.18%) SAN
2 11 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 11 (16.67%) DNS
3 10 (15.15%) NetScaler
4 7 (10.61%) Internet
5 3 (4.55%) Firewall
5 3 (4.55%) Wireless
5 3 (4.55%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (1.52%) LAN
6 1 (1.52%) WAN
6 1 (1.52%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 65 (98.48%) SQL Server 2008
3 50 (75.76%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (6.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (6.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (6.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (4.55%) OLAP
5 3 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (4.55%) OLTP
5 3 (4.55%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (1.52%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (1.52%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (9.09%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.52%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (7.58%) Aerospace
1 5 (7.58%) Retail
Job Titles
1 48 (72.73%) Developer
2 21 (31.82%) Senior Developer
3 19 (28.79%) Software Developer
4 18 (27.27%) Web Developer
5 12 (18.18%) Senior Web Developer
6 11 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
7 8 (12.12%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 8 (12.12%) .NET Developer
8 5 (7.58%) Administrator
8 5 (7.58%) SQL DBA
8 5 (7.58%) Senior Software Developer
8 5 (7.58%) DBA
9 4 (6.06%) Programmer
9 4 (6.06%) Software Engineer
9 4 (6.06%) Analyst
9 4 (6.06%) ASP.NET Developer
9 4 (6.06%) Senior .NET Developer
9 4 (6.06%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 4 (6.06%) .NET Software Engineer
9 4 (6.06%) .NET Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (68.18%) .NET
1 45 (68.18%) XML
2 44 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 44 (66.67%) CSS
2 44 (66.67%) HTML
3 43 (65.15%) Ajax
3 43 (65.15%) jQuery
4 40 (60.61%) .NET Framework
5 39 (59.09%) ASP.NET MVC
5 39 (59.09%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 39 (59.09%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 39 (59.09%) SOAP
5 39 (59.09%) Web Services
5 39 (59.09%) XSD
5 39 (59.09%) XSLT
5 39 (59.09%) XHTML
5 39 (59.09%) LINQ
6 4 (6.06%) JSON
7 3 (4.55%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.61%) Clustering
2 5 (7.58%) Mobile App
3 3 (4.55%) Data Integration
4 2 (3.03%) Thin Client
4 2 (3.03%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 15 (22.73%) Windows
2 12 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
2 12 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
2 12 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
3 11 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (12.12%) Disaster Recovery
1 8 (12.12%) Data Protection
1 8 (12.12%) Capacity Planning
2 7 (10.61%) Change Management
2 7 (10.61%) Incident Management
2 7 (10.61%) Problem Management
3 6 (9.09%) ETL
3 6 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (9.09%) E-Commerce
4 5 (7.58%) OOD
4 5 (7.58%) OO
4 5 (7.58%) Web Design
4 5 (7.58%) Responsive Web Design
4 5 (7.58%) Mobile Application Development
4 5 (7.58%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (6.06%) Data Analysis
5 4 (6.06%) Software Engineering
5 4 (6.06%) Web Development
6 3 (4.55%) Dimensional Modelling
6 3 (4.55%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 49 (74.24%) SQL
2 46 (69.70%) T-SQL
3 44 (66.67%) C#
3 44 (66.67%) JavaScript
4 11 (16.67%) PowerShell
5 8 (12.12%) VBScript
6 4 (6.06%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 6 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (4.55%) GCIA
2 3 (4.55%) GSEC
2 3 (4.55%) GCFW
2 3 (4.55%) GCWN
2 3 (4.55%) CEH
2 3 (4.55%) MCTS
2 3 (4.55%) MCITP
2 3 (4.55%) Degree
2 3 (4.55%) GWAPT
2 3 (4.55%) GPEN
2 3 (4.55%) Microsoft Certified Master
2 3 (4.55%) MCSM
2 3 (4.55%) MCSE
2 3 (4.55%) CCNA
2 3 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.55%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 11 (16.67%) XenApp
1 11 (16.67%) vSphere
2 7 (10.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.52%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 12 (18.18%) SCCM
2 8 (12.12%) SCOM
Vendors
1 53 (80.30%) Microsoft
2 12 (18.18%) VMware
3 11 (16.67%) Dell
3 11 (16.67%) Citrix
4 10 (15.15%) HP
5 7 (10.61%) Altiris
6 3 (4.55%) Fortinet
6 3 (4.55%) SolarWinds
6 3 (4.55%) Cisco
7 1 (1.52%) Oracle
7 1 (1.52%) NetApp
7 1 (1.52%) CheckPoint
7 1 (1.52%) EMC