The first table below looks at the demand for SQL Server 2005 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2005 over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Luton region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 38 36 26
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -10
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 21 20 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 4.87% 4.50% 6.46%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 13.73% 15.38% 21.26%
Number of salaries quoted 21 18 24
Average salary £46,000 £38,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.05% -15.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £35,750
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £48,400 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
153 130 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 35.50% 29.28% 30.38%
Number of salaries quoted 139 111 114
Average salary £42,319 £39,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.51% -8.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
SQL Server 2005
Bedfordshire

SQL Server 2005
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

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

SQL Server 2005 Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

SQL Server 2005
Salary Trend in Luton

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

SQL Server 2005 Salary Trend in Luton

SQL Server 2005
Salary Histogram in Luton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2005 across the Luton region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

SQL Server 2005 Salary Histogram in Luton

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Luton 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 35 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 32 (91.43%) SQL Server 2008
3 22 (62.86%) .NET
3 22 (62.86%) C#
4 19 (54.29%) Web Services
5 17 (48.57%) ASP.NET
5 17 (48.57%) SQL
6 16 (45.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 15 (42.86%) ETL
8 14 (40.00%) JavaScript
9 13 (37.14%) Visual Studio
10 12 (34.29%) Windows
10 12 (34.29%) WCF
11 11 (31.43%) jQuery
12 10 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
12 10 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 9 (25.71%) Finance
13 9 (25.71%) T-SQL
13 9 (25.71%) Oracle
13 9 (25.71%) MS Excel
14 8 (22.86%) Oracle Financials
14 8 (22.86%) Data Warehouse
14 8 (22.86%) JD Edwards
14 8 (22.86%) OLAP
14 8 (22.86%) PeopleSoft
14 8 (22.86%) SAP
14 8 (22.86%) XML
14 8 (22.86%) Dynamics NAV
14 8 (22.86%) Dynamics AX
14 8 (22.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Luton 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 4 (11.43%) CMS
2 3 (8.57%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (5.71%) Office Communications Server
3 2 (5.71%) Lync
3 2 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (5.71%) Papyrus
3 2 (5.71%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (5.71%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.86%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (2.86%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.86%) WebSphere
Applications
1 9 (25.71%) MS Excel
2 3 (8.57%) MS Office
2 3 (8.57%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (22.86%) Oracle Financials
1 8 (22.86%) Dynamics NAV
1 8 (22.86%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (5.71%) Exstream
Communications & Networking
1 6 (17.14%) Internet
2 3 (8.57%) SAN
3 2 (5.71%) Network Security
3 2 (5.71%) Firewall
3 2 (5.71%) DNS
3 2 (5.71%) DHCP
4 1 (2.86%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.86%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 32 (91.43%) SQL Server 2008
3 16 (45.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 10 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (22.86%) Data Warehouse
5 8 (22.86%) OLAP
5 8 (22.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 8 (22.86%) Oracle OLAP
6 7 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 7 (20.00%) Relational Database
6 7 (20.00%) SQL Server 2000
7 4 (11.43%) RDBMS
8 1 (2.86%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (2.86%) DB2
Development Applications
1 13 (37.14%) Visual Studio
2 10 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (17.14%) Subversion
3 6 (17.14%) TeamCity
4 4 (11.43%) Eclipse
5 2 (5.71%) MSBuild
6 1 (2.86%) MyEclipse
General
1 9 (25.71%) Finance
2 7 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (42.86%) Developer
1 15 (42.86%) Analyst
2 8 (22.86%) .NET Developer
2 8 (22.86%) Programmer
3 7 (20.00%) Web Developer
3 7 (20.00%) Analyst Programmer
3 7 (20.00%) Data Analyst
4 6 (17.14%) Consultant
4 6 (17.14%) Data Consultant
5 4 (11.43%) .NET Web Developer
5 4 (11.43%) Developer Analyst
5 4 (11.43%) Senior Developer
5 4 (11.43%) Java Developer
5 4 (11.43%) Software Developer
6 3 (8.57%) Technical Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) Senior Web Developer
6 3 (8.57%) SQL DBA
6 3 (8.57%) Web Applications Developer
6 3 (8.57%) Applications Developer
6 3 (8.57%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (62.86%) .NET
2 19 (54.29%) Web Services
3 17 (48.57%) ASP.NET
4 12 (34.29%) WCF
5 11 (31.43%) jQuery
6 8 (22.86%) XML
7 7 (20.00%) XSLT
7 7 (20.00%) CSS
7 7 (20.00%) HTML
8 6 (17.14%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 4 (11.43%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (11.43%) .NET Framework
9 4 (11.43%) WSDL
10 3 (8.57%) SOAP
10 3 (8.57%) NHibernate
10 3 (8.57%) ASP.NET MVC 3
10 3 (8.57%) Razor View Engine
10 3 (8.57%) KnockoutJS
11 1 (2.86%) Struts
11 1 (2.86%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.57%) N-Tier
1 3 (8.57%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 12 (34.29%) Windows
2 4 (11.43%) Linux
3 3 (8.57%) UNIX
4 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (5.71%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.86%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (42.86%) ETL
2 7 (20.00%) MVC
3 6 (17.14%) TDD
3 6 (17.14%) Data Transformation
4 4 (11.43%) Unit Testing
4 4 (11.43%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (11.43%) Waterfall
4 4 (11.43%) Software Engineering
4 4 (11.43%) Scrum
4 4 (11.43%) E-Commerce
5 3 (8.57%) SOA
5 3 (8.57%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (8.57%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (8.57%) Dependency Injection
6 2 (5.71%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (5.71%) Web Application Development
6 2 (5.71%) Data Analysis
6 2 (5.71%) Regression Testing
6 2 (5.71%) OO
7 1 (2.86%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 22 (62.86%) C#
2 17 (48.57%) SQL
3 14 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 9 (25.71%) T-SQL
5 4 (11.43%) Groovy
5 4 (11.43%) Java
5 4 (11.43%) C
5 4 (11.43%) PHP
6 3 (8.57%) VB.NET
7 2 (5.71%) PowerShell
7 2 (5.71%) Perl
8 1 (2.86%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (11.43%) Degree
2 1 (2.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (2.86%) VCP5
2 1 (2.86%) VCP4
System Software
1 3 (8.57%) Active Directory
1 3 (8.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.71%) XenApp
2 2 (5.71%) XenServer
2 2 (5.71%) XenDesktop
2 2 (5.71%) Hyper-V
2 2 (5.71%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (2.86%) VMware ESX
3 1 (2.86%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (5.71%) WSUS
Vendors
1 9 (25.71%) Oracle
2 8 (22.86%) JD Edwards
2 8 (22.86%) PeopleSoft
2 8 (22.86%) SAP
3 6 (17.14%) Microsoft
4 4 (11.43%) HP
5 3 (8.57%) VMware
6 2 (5.71%) LANDesk
6 2 (5.71%) Citrix
7 1 (2.86%) JBoss
7 1 (2.86%) Sybase
7 1 (2.86%) Red Hat
7 1 (2.86%) Cisco
7 1 (2.86%) Sunopsis
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