The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2005 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2005 over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 62 37 53
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +16
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 16 51 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 2.02% 7.18% 4.58%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.10% 15.09% 11.00%
Number of salaries quoted 11 51 31
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £40,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+8.10% -1.33%
SQL Server 2005
East Midlands

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 Leicestershire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
314 338 300
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 39.60% 47.61% 41.61%
Number of salaries quoted 280 311 255
Average salary £35,000 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.89% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £30,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SQL Server 2005
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

SQL Server 2005 Jobs Demand Trend 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 across the Leicestershire region.

SQL Server 2005 Salary Trend in Leicestershire

SQL Server 2005
Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2005 across the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014.

SQL Server 2005 Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

SQL Server 2005
Job Locations in Leicestershire

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 Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014. 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
Lutterworth - 6 £40,000 -
Market Harborough - 5 £37,500 -
Leicester -19 4 £45,000 +18.42%
SQL Server 2005
East Midlands

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 71 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 56 (78.87%) SQL Server 2008
3 50 (70.42%) SQL
4 48 (67.61%) .NET
5 44 (61.97%) XML
5 44 (61.97%) Microsoft
6 39 (54.93%) C#
6 39 (54.93%) ASP.NET
6 39 (54.93%) SQL Server 2012
7 36 (50.70%) HTML
8 35 (49.30%) JavaScript
8 35 (49.30%) CSS
8 35 (49.30%) .NET Framework
8 35 (49.30%) jQuery
9 33 (46.48%) T-SQL
10 29 (40.85%) Web Services
10 29 (40.85%) XSLT
11 27 (38.03%) LINQ
12 23 (32.39%) Ajax
12 23 (32.39%) Windows
13 21 (29.58%) XSD
13 21 (29.58%) XHTML
13 21 (29.58%) SOAP
13 21 (29.58%) ASP.NET MVC
13 21 (29.58%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 21 (29.58%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 17 (23.94%) Degree
15 12 (16.90%) MS Excel
15 12 (16.90%) Linux
15 12 (16.90%) Active Directory

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 11 (15.49%) IIS
2 7 (9.86%) MS Exchange
2 7 (9.86%) Exchange Server 2007
3 6 (8.45%) WordPress
3 6 (8.45%) Apache
4 5 (7.04%) DNN
4 5 (7.04%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (7.04%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (5.63%) Lync
5 4 (5.63%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 12 (16.90%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (7.04%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.41%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.86%) SAN
2 6 (8.45%) Firewall
2 6 (8.45%) TCP/IP
2 6 (8.45%) DNS
3 5 (7.04%) NetScaler
3 5 (7.04%) Internet
4 4 (5.63%) CTI
5 1 (1.41%) LAN
5 1 (1.41%) WAN
5 1 (1.41%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 56 (78.87%) SQL Server 2008
3 39 (54.93%) SQL Server 2012
4 9 (12.68%) Oracle Database
4 9 (12.68%) Crystal Reports
5 8 (11.27%) RDBMS
5 8 (11.27%) Relational Database
6 6 (8.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (8.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (8.45%) MySQL
7 4 (5.63%) DTS
7 4 (5.63%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (2.82%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (2.82%) OLAP
8 2 (2.82%) OLTP
8 2 (2.82%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 2 (2.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 9 (12.68%) Visual Studio
1 9 (12.68%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (5.63%) SoapUI
2 4 (5.63%) CruiseControl
2 4 (5.63%) Selenium
General
1 8 (11.27%) Aerospace
2 5 (7.04%) Multimedia
3 4 (5.63%) Finance
Job Titles
1 50 (70.42%) Developer
2 23 (32.39%) Web Developer
3 20 (28.17%) Senior Developer
4 15 (21.13%) Senior Web Developer
5 10 (14.08%) Software Developer
6 8 (11.27%) .NET Developer
6 8 (11.27%) DBA
6 8 (11.27%) Administrator
6 8 (11.27%) SQL DBA
7 6 (8.45%) Technical Engineer
7 6 (8.45%) Technical Support Engineer
7 6 (8.45%) Technical Support
7 6 (8.45%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 6 (8.45%) Support Engineer
7 6 (8.45%) Systems Engineer
8 5 (7.04%) C# Developer
8 5 (7.04%) Applications Developer
8 5 (7.04%) Senior Software Developer
8 5 (7.04%) SQL Developer
8 5 (7.04%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (67.61%) .NET
2 44 (61.97%) XML
3 39 (54.93%) ASP.NET
4 36 (50.70%) HTML
5 35 (49.30%) CSS
5 35 (49.30%) .NET Framework
5 35 (49.30%) jQuery
6 29 (40.85%) XSLT
6 29 (40.85%) Web Services
7 27 (38.03%) LINQ
8 23 (32.39%) Ajax
9 21 (29.58%) XHTML
9 21 (29.58%) XSD
9 21 (29.58%) SOAP
9 21 (29.58%) ASP.NET MVC
9 21 (29.58%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 21 (29.58%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 9 (12.68%) HTML5
11 6 (8.45%) LINQ to SQL
12 4 (5.63%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.45%) Smartcard
2 5 (7.04%) Clustering
2 5 (7.04%) Computer Science
2 5 (7.04%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.82%) Thin Client
3 2 (2.82%) Fat Client
3 2 (2.82%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 23 (32.39%) Windows
2 12 (16.90%) Linux
3 7 (9.86%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (9.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (9.86%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (8.45%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (16.90%) Performance Tuning
2 10 (14.08%) Web Development
3 9 (12.68%) Software Engineering
4 8 (11.27%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (8.45%) Configuration Management
5 6 (8.45%) Data Protection
5 6 (8.45%) Capacity Planning
5 6 (8.45%) High Availability
5 6 (8.45%) Software Deployment
6 5 (7.04%) Problem Management
6 5 (7.04%) Change Management
6 5 (7.04%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (7.04%) MVC
6 5 (7.04%) E-Commerce
6 5 (7.04%) ETL
6 5 (7.04%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (7.04%) Web Design
6 5 (7.04%) Incident Management
7 4 (5.63%) Extreme Programming
7 4 (5.63%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 50 (70.42%) SQL
2 39 (54.93%) C#
3 35 (49.30%) JavaScript
4 33 (46.48%) T-SQL
5 8 (11.27%) VB.NET
6 6 (8.45%) PowerShell
6 6 (8.45%) VBScript
6 6 (8.45%) PHP
Qualifications
1 17 (23.94%) Degree
2 8 (11.27%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (8.45%) Microsoft Certified Master
3 6 (8.45%) MCSM
3 6 (8.45%) MCSE
4 2 (2.82%) MCTS
4 2 (2.82%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 12 (16.90%) Active Directory
2 6 (8.45%) XenApp
2 6 (8.45%) vSphere
3 5 (7.04%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.41%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 7 (9.86%) SCCM
2 6 (8.45%) SCOM
Vendors
1 44 (61.97%) Microsoft
2 9 (12.68%) Oracle
3 7 (9.86%) VMware
4 6 (8.45%) Citrix
4 6 (8.45%) Dell
5 5 (7.04%) HP
5 5 (7.04%) Altiris
6 1 (1.41%) NetApp
6 1 (1.41%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.41%) EMC