The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire with a requirement for SQL Server 2005 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SQL Server 2005 over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server 2005
East Midlands / Leicestershire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 66 54 54
Rank change year-on-year -12 0  
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 8 15 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 1.12% 2.25% 3.34%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.15% 8.67% 8.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1 15 18
Median salary £44,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.71% -12.50%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year - +2.56%  

SQL Server 2005 is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Leicestershire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 193 173 290
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 27.03% 25.90% 40.33%
Number of salaries quoted 159 154 243
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,350 £27,800
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

SQL Server 2005
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leicestershire citing SQL Server 2005 as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server 2005 in Leicestershire

SQL Server 2005
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

Salary trend for SQL Server 2005 in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, IT jobs citing SQL Server 2005 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Leicestershire region with a requirement for SQL Server 2005.

1 14 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 13 (92.86%) SQL
2 13 (92.86%) T-SQL
3 11 (78.57%) Windows
3 11 (78.57%) High Availability
3 11 (78.57%) Capacity Management
3 11 (78.57%) Windows Server
4 10 (71.43%) Performance Tuning
5 8 (57.14%) Oracle Database
5 8 (57.14%) Oracle
5 8 (57.14%) SharePoint
6 7 (50.00%) ITIL
6 7 (50.00%) Manufacturing
6 7 (50.00%) Clustering
6 7 (50.00%) Life Science
7 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
7 3 (21.43%) .NET
7 3 (21.43%) C#
7 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET
7 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (21.43%) Automotive
8 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (14.29%) jQuery
8 2 (14.29%) Ajax
8 2 (14.29%) .NET Framework
8 2 (14.29%) CSS
8 2 (14.29%) SOAP
8 2 (14.29%) Web Services
8 2 (14.29%) XML

SQL Server 2005
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (57.14%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (57.14%) Oracle Database
3 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 3 (21.43%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) DBA
1 4 (28.57%) SQL DBA
2 3 (21.43%) SQL Server DBA
3 2 (14.29%) .NET Developer
3 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (14.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (14.29%) C# Developer
3 2 (14.29%) C# Software Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Developer
3 2 (14.29%) HTML Developer
3 2 (14.29%) JavaScript Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Senior .NET Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Senior C# Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Software Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Senior SQL Server Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Software Developer
3 2 (14.29%) SQL Developer
3 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) .NET
1 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET
2 2 (14.29%) .NET Framework
2 2 (14.29%) Ajax
2 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (14.29%) CSS
2 2 (14.29%) HTML
2 2 (14.29%) jQuery
2 2 (14.29%) SOAP
2 2 (14.29%) Web Services
2 2 (14.29%) XHTML
2 2 (14.29%) XML
2 2 (14.29%) XSD
2 2 (14.29%) XSLT
3 1 (7.14%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 7 (50.00%) Clustering
1 7 (50.00%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 11 (78.57%) Windows
1 11 (78.57%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) Capacity Management
1 11 (78.57%) High Availability
2 10 (71.43%) Performance Tuning
3 7 (50.00%) ITIL
4 2 (14.29%) MVC
5 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 13 (92.86%) SQL
1 13 (92.86%) T-SQL
2 3 (21.43%) C#
3 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 1 (7.14%) VB
4 1 (7.14%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) Oracle
2 3 (21.43%) Microsoft