The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2005 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Maidstone region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2005 over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 28 36 24
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -12
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 3 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 2.50% 2.09% 3.39%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.77% 5.33% 8.33%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 1
Average salary £41,000 £52,500 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.90% +128.26%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
SQL Server 2005
Kent

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 Maidstone region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Maidstone
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
52 75 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 43.33% 39.27% 40.68%
Number of salaries quoted 46 67 15
Average salary £39,250 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.87% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £33,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SQL Server 2005
Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

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

SQL Server 2005 Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

SQL Server 2005
Salary Trend in Maidstone

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

SQL Server 2005 Salary Trend in Maidstone

SQL Server 2005
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Maidstone 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 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) VB
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) MS Office
1 4 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 4 (100.00%) ISEB
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) TDD
1 4 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 4 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 4 (100.00%) QA
1 4 (100.00%) Selenium
1 4 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 4 (100.00%) TestComplete
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (100.00%) BDD

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Maidstone by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Maidstone 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.

Applications
1 4 (100.00%) MS Office
1 4 (100.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Selenium
1 4 (100.00%) TestComplete
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Analyst
1 4 (100.00%) QA Analyst
1 4 (100.00%) Quality Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) TDD
1 4 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 4 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 4 (100.00%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) ISEB
1 4 (100.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (100.00%) QA