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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 29 29 31
Rank change year-on-year
0 +2
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 8 16 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 3.24% 5.35% 6.76%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 15.38% 13.91% 19.58%
Number of salaries quoted 8 16 37
Average salary £39,000 £31,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.80% -30.55%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
52 115 189
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 21.05% 38.46% 34.55%
Number of salaries quoted 44 110 176
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 30 January 2015.

SQL Server 2005 Salary Histogram in Luton

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 17 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 15 (88.24%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (64.71%) Windows
4 10 (58.82%) Clustering
5 9 (52.94%) Migration
5 9 (52.94%) VMware
5 9 (52.94%) Problem Management
5 9 (52.94%) ITIL
5 9 (52.94%) ERP
5 9 (52.94%) Citrix
6 7 (41.18%) .NET
6 7 (41.18%) C#
7 6 (35.29%) Web Services
7 6 (35.29%) MS Excel
8 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET
8 5 (29.41%) WCF
9 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET MVC 3
9 4 (23.53%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (23.53%) Razor View Engine
9 4 (23.53%) KnockoutJS
9 4 (23.53%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (23.53%) CSS
9 4 (23.53%) MS Office
9 4 (23.53%) Visual Studio
9 4 (23.53%) HTML
9 4 (23.53%) E-Commerce
9 4 (23.53%) B2B
9 4 (23.53%) B2C
9 4 (23.53%) MVC
9 4 (23.53%) MS PowerPoint

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
1 1 (5.88%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 6 (35.29%) MS Excel
2 4 (23.53%) MS Office
2 4 (23.53%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) Internet
2 1 (5.88%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 15 (88.24%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (23.53%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (23.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (11.76%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (23.53%) Visual Studio
1 4 (23.53%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (11.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) Support Specialist
2 6 (35.29%) Server Specialist
2 6 (35.29%) Server Support
2 6 (35.29%) Server Support Specialist
3 4 (23.53%) Technical Analyst
3 4 (23.53%) Analyst Programmer
3 4 (23.53%) Programmer
3 4 (23.53%) Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
4 3 (17.65%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 2 (11.76%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (11.76%) Technical Architect
5 2 (11.76%) Architect
6 1 (5.88%) Junior
6 1 (5.88%) Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Junior DBA
6 1 (5.88%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Junior SQL Server DBA
6 1 (5.88%) DBA
6 1 (5.88%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (41.18%) .NET
2 6 (35.29%) Web Services
3 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET
3 5 (29.41%) WCF
4 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET MVC 3
4 4 (23.53%) Razor View Engine
4 4 (23.53%) KnockoutJS
4 4 (23.53%) CSS
4 4 (23.53%) HTML
4 4 (23.53%) NHibernate
4 4 (23.53%) jQuery
4 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (17.65%) .NET Framework
6 2 (11.76%) XML
6 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 10 (58.82%) Clustering
2 2 (11.76%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 11 (64.71%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) Migration
1 9 (52.94%) Problem Management
1 9 (52.94%) ITIL
1 9 (52.94%) ERP
2 4 (23.53%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (23.53%) E-Commerce
2 4 (23.53%) B2B
2 4 (23.53%) B2C
2 4 (23.53%) MVC
2 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (23.53%) Unit Testing
2 4 (23.53%) Dependency Injection
3 2 (11.76%) Supplier Management
3 2 (11.76%) Software Engineering
3 2 (11.76%) SOA
3 2 (11.76%) ETL
3 2 (11.76%) OO
4 1 (5.88%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 7 (41.18%) C#
2 2 (11.76%) SQL
3 1 (5.88%) T-SQL
3 1 (5.88%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 9 (52.94%) VMware
1 9 (52.94%) Citrix
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle
2 2 (11.76%) Sybase