The table below looks at the statistics 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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 36 36 31
Rank change year-on-year
0 -5
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 1 8 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 0.47% 2.96% 4.98%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.72% 14.29% 12.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 15
Average salary £57,500 £39,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+47.43% +20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,750 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +0.64%
SQL Server 2005
Bedfordshire

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 Luton region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
58 56 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 26.98% 20.74% 38.87%
Number of salaries quoted 57 45 111
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 5 (83.33%) Clustering
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 5 (83.33%) SCOM
2 5 (83.33%) PowerShell
2 5 (83.33%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (83.33%) Configuration Management
2 5 (83.33%) ITIL
3 2 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
4 1 (16.67%) BDD
4 1 (16.67%) High Availability
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Software Delivery
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) MVC
4 1 (16.67%) Scrum
4 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
4 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) DBA
1 5 (83.33%) SQL DBA
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server DBA
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
1 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
1 1 (16.67%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) Configuration Management
1 5 (83.33%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Testing
3 1 (16.67%) BDD
3 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
3 1 (16.67%) High Availability
3 1 (16.67%) MVC
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 1 (16.67%) Software Delivery
3 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (16.67%) C#
2 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
Systems Management
1 5 (83.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft