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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 50 34 48
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +14
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 36 51 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 4.10% 7.37% 5.35%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.40% 16.67% 11.83%
Number of salaries quoted 29 51 43
Average salary £39,000 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.63% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £46,000 £42,900
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
346 306 372
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 39.36% 44.22% 45.26%
Number of salaries quoted 313 283 318
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £24,550
10% offered a salary of more than £47,750 £43,500 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 21 August 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 21 August 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
Leicester -22 13 £39,000 +2.63% 1
Lutterworth - 11 £32,500 -
Market Harborough - 6 £37,500 -
SQL Server 2005
East Midlands

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 84 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 69 (82.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 62 (73.81%) SQL
4 60 (71.43%) .NET
5 56 (66.67%) Microsoft
6 55 (65.48%) XML
7 50 (59.52%) C#
7 50 (59.52%) ASP.NET
8 49 (58.33%) SQL Server 2012
9 47 (55.95%) HTML
10 46 (54.76%) JavaScript
10 46 (54.76%) CSS
11 45 (53.57%) T-SQL
11 45 (53.57%) jQuery
12 44 (52.38%) .NET Framework
13 39 (46.43%) Web Services
13 39 (46.43%) XSLT
14 36 (42.86%) LINQ
15 33 (39.29%) Ajax
16 31 (36.90%) SOAP
16 31 (36.90%) XSD
16 31 (36.90%) XHTML
17 30 (35.71%) ASP.NET MVC
17 30 (35.71%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
17 30 (35.71%) ASP.NET MVC 4
18 23 (27.38%) Windows
19 17 (20.24%) Degree
20 13 (15.48%) MS Excel
21 12 (14.29%) Linux
21 12 (14.29%) Active Directory

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 (13.10%) IIS
2 7 (8.33%) MS Exchange
2 7 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
3 6 (7.14%) WordPress
3 6 (7.14%) Apache
4 5 (5.95%) DNN
4 5 (5.95%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (5.95%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (4.76%) Lync
5 4 (4.76%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 13 (15.48%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (5.95%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.19%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.33%) SAN
2 6 (7.14%) Internet
2 6 (7.14%) Firewall
2 6 (7.14%) TCP/IP
2 6 (7.14%) DNS
3 5 (5.95%) NetScaler
4 4 (4.76%) CTI
5 1 (1.19%) LAN
5 1 (1.19%) WAN
5 1 (1.19%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 69 (82.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 49 (58.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 9 (10.71%) Oracle Database
4 9 (10.71%) Crystal Reports
5 8 (9.52%) RDBMS
5 8 (9.52%) Relational Database
5 8 (9.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (9.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (7.14%) MySQL
7 4 (4.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (4.76%) DTS
7 4 (4.76%) Oracle Reports
8 3 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (3.57%) OLAP
8 3 (3.57%) OLTP
8 3 (3.57%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 10 (11.90%) Visual Studio
2 9 (10.71%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (4.76%) SoapUI
3 4 (4.76%) CruiseControl
3 4 (4.76%) Selenium
General
1 8 (9.52%) Aerospace
2 5 (5.95%) Multimedia
3 4 (4.76%) Finance
4 1 (1.19%) Legal
4 1 (1.19%) Retail
Job Titles
1 62 (73.81%) Developer
2 29 (34.52%) Web Developer
3 26 (30.95%) Senior Developer
4 20 (23.81%) Senior Web Developer
5 14 (16.67%) Software Developer
6 8 (9.52%) DBA
6 8 (9.52%) Administrator
6 8 (9.52%) .NET Developer
6 8 (9.52%) SQL DBA
7 6 (7.14%) SQL Developer
7 6 (7.14%) Technical Engineer
7 6 (7.14%) Technical Support
7 6 (7.14%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 6 (7.14%) Support Engineer
7 6 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
7 6 (7.14%) Technical Support Engineer
8 5 (5.95%) Applications Developer
8 5 (5.95%) Senior Software Developer
9 4 (4.76%) PHP Developer
9 4 (4.76%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (71.43%) .NET
2 55 (65.48%) XML
3 50 (59.52%) ASP.NET
4 47 (55.95%) HTML
5 46 (54.76%) CSS
6 45 (53.57%) jQuery
7 44 (52.38%) .NET Framework
8 39 (46.43%) XSLT
8 39 (46.43%) Web Services
9 36 (42.86%) LINQ
10 33 (39.29%) Ajax
11 31 (36.90%) XHTML
11 31 (36.90%) XSD
11 31 (36.90%) SOAP
12 30 (35.71%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 30 (35.71%) ASP.NET MVC
12 30 (35.71%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 9 (10.71%) HTML5
14 6 (7.14%) LINQ to SQL
15 4 (4.76%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.14%) Smartcard
2 5 (5.95%) Clustering
2 5 (5.95%) Computer Science
3 3 (3.57%) Data Integration
4 2 (2.38%) Thin Client
4 2 (2.38%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.19%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 23 (27.38%) Windows
2 12 (14.29%) Linux
3 7 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (7.14%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
2 11 (13.10%) Web Development
3 9 (10.71%) Software Engineering
4 7 (8.33%) E-Commerce
4 7 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (7.14%) Configuration Management
5 6 (7.14%) ETL
5 6 (7.14%) Web Design
5 6 (7.14%) Data Protection
5 6 (7.14%) Capacity Planning
5 6 (7.14%) High Availability
5 6 (7.14%) Software Deployment
6 5 (5.95%) Incident Management
6 5 (5.95%) Problem Management
6 5 (5.95%) Change Management
6 5 (5.95%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (4.76%) MVC
7 4 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (4.76%) Waterfall
8 3 (3.57%) Extreme Programming
Programming Languages
1 62 (73.81%) SQL
2 50 (59.52%) C#
3 46 (54.76%) JavaScript
4 45 (53.57%) T-SQL
5 9 (10.71%) VB.NET
6 6 (7.14%) PowerShell
6 6 (7.14%) VBScript
6 6 (7.14%) PHP
Qualifications
1 17 (20.24%) Degree
2 9 (10.71%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (7.14%) Microsoft Certified Master
3 6 (7.14%) MCSM
3 6 (7.14%) MCSE
4 3 (3.57%) MCTS
4 3 (3.57%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 12 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 6 (7.14%) XenApp
2 6 (7.14%) vSphere
3 5 (5.95%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.19%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 7 (8.33%) SCCM
2 6 (7.14%) SCOM
Vendors
1 56 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 9 (10.71%) Oracle
3 7 (8.33%) VMware
4 6 (7.14%) Citrix
4 6 (7.14%) Dell
5 5 (5.95%) HP
5 5 (5.95%) Altiris
6 1 (1.19%) NetApp
6 1 (1.19%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.19%) EMC