The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2005 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2005 over the 3 months to 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 90 74 37
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -37
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 113 120 264
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 2.75% 3.21% 6.93%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.42% 9.32% 17.23%
Number of salaries quoted 98 115 251
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £46,200 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
SQL Server 2005
North West

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 Manchester region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1522 1287 1532
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 36.99% 34.42% 40.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1301 1128 1408
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SQL Server 2005
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

SQL Server 2005 Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

SQL Server 2005
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

SQL Server 2005 Salary Trend in Manchester

SQL Server 2005
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2005 across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 22 October 2014.

SQL Server 2005 Salary Histogram in Manchester

SQL Server 2005
Job Locations in Manchester

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 Manchester region over the 3 months to 22 October 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
Stockport +9 15 £52,500 +27.27% 1
Bolton +13 3 £35,000 -12.50%
Altrincham -7 2 £25,000 -12.28% 1
Wigan - 1 £19,500 - 1
SQL Server 2005
North West

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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.

1 214 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 194 (90.65%) SQL Server 2008
3 127 (59.35%) SQL
4 111 (51.87%) .NET
5 105 (49.07%) C#
6 86 (40.19%) T-SQL
6 86 (40.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 75 (35.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 74 (34.58%) Finance
9 68 (31.78%) Business Intelligence
10 64 (29.91%) WCF
11 63 (29.44%) HTML
12 61 (28.50%) CSS
13 60 (28.04%) VB.NET
13 60 (28.04%) MS Excel
13 60 (28.04%) .NET Framework
14 58 (27.10%) Agile Software Development
14 58 (27.10%) MVC
15 57 (26.64%) XML
16 56 (26.17%) Microsoft
17 54 (25.23%) SQL Server 2012
18 53 (24.77%) ASP.NET
19 48 (22.43%) Degree
20 42 (19.63%) JavaScript
21 41 (19.16%) Data Warehouse
22 40 (18.69%) Windows
22 40 (18.69%) OO
23 39 (18.22%) OOD
24 36 (16.82%) SQL Server 2000
24 36 (16.82%) LINQ

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 20 (9.35%) IIS
2 12 (5.61%) SharePoint
3 11 (5.14%) MS Exchange
4 10 (4.67%) Exchange Server 2007
5 5 (2.34%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (1.87%) SharePoint Server
6 4 (1.87%) Office Communications Server
6 4 (1.87%) Oracle Application Server
6 4 (1.87%) WebLogic
7 3 (1.40%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (1.40%) Oracle 10gAS
8 2 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.47%) CMS
Applications
1 60 (28.04%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.80%) MS Office
3 1 (0.47%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (1.87%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.47%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.87%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (5.14%) SAN
2 5 (2.34%) NAS
2 5 (2.34%) DNS
3 4 (1.87%) Internet
4 3 (1.40%) FTP
5 2 (0.93%) DHCP
6 1 (0.47%) Firewall
6 1 (0.47%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.47%) SSL
6 1 (0.47%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 214 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 194 (90.65%) SQL Server 2008
3 86 (40.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 75 (35.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 54 (25.23%) SQL Server 2012
6 41 (19.16%) Data Warehouse
7 36 (16.82%) SQL Server 2000
8 17 (7.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 12 (5.61%) DTS
10 8 (3.74%) OLAP
10 8 (3.74%) OLTP
11 7 (3.27%) Crystal Reports
12 6 (2.80%) Relational Database
13 5 (2.34%) Oracle Database
13 5 (2.34%) Oracle Database 10g
14 4 (1.87%) Oracle Database 11g
14 4 (1.87%) Oracle Database 12c
15 3 (1.40%) MongoDB
15 3 (1.40%) Big Data
15 3 (1.40%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 29 (13.55%) NUnit
2 26 (12.15%) Moq
3 13 (6.07%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (2.34%) Visual Studio
5 2 (0.93%) Git (software)
5 2 (0.93%) Jenkins
5 2 (0.93%) Gerrit
5 2 (0.93%) FxCop
5 2 (0.93%) StyleCop
6 1 (0.47%) LLBLGen Pro
6 1 (0.47%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (0.47%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.47%) Selenium
General
1 74 (34.58%) Finance
2 14 (6.54%) Retail
3 2 (0.93%) Electronics
3 2 (0.93%) Back Office
3 2 (0.93%) Military
4 1 (0.47%) Financial Institution
4 1 (0.47%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.47%) Advertising
4 1 (0.47%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.47%) German Language
Job Titles
1 102 (47.66%) Developer
2 55 (25.70%) .NET Developer
2 55 (25.70%) C# Developer
3 53 (24.77%) Analyst
4 41 (19.16%) Software Developer
5 33 (15.42%) Senior Developer
5 33 (15.42%) C# .NET Developer
6 27 (12.62%) DBA
7 24 (11.21%) .NET Software Developer
7 24 (11.21%) C# Software Developer
8 23 (10.75%) SQL DBA
9 22 (10.28%) Senior C# Developer
10 19 (8.88%) MI Analyst
11 18 (8.41%) Server Analyst
11 18 (8.41%) SQL Server Analyst
12 16 (7.48%) Technical Leader
13 12 (5.61%) SQL Developer
14 11 (5.14%) Software Engineer
14 11 (5.14%) Senior .NET Developer
15 10 (4.67%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 111 (51.87%) .NET
2 64 (29.91%) WCF
3 63 (29.44%) HTML
4 61 (28.50%) CSS
5 60 (28.04%) .NET Framework
6 57 (26.64%) XML
7 53 (24.77%) ASP.NET
8 36 (16.82%) LINQ
9 35 (16.36%) WinForms
10 30 (14.02%) WPF
11 28 (13.08%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 26 (12.15%) ASP.NET MVC
13 24 (11.21%) ADO.NET
13 24 (11.21%) jQuery
14 22 (10.28%) Ajax
15 20 (9.35%) Web Services
16 9 (4.21%) SOAP
16 9 (4.21%) Ninject
16 9 (4.21%) Backbone.js
16 9 (4.21%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 31 (14.49%) Analytical Skills
2 30 (14.02%) Computer Science
3 24 (11.21%) Mathematics
3 24 (11.21%) Physics
4 18 (8.41%) Data Extraction
5 10 (4.67%) Clustering
6 8 (3.74%) Inversion of Control
7 7 (3.27%) Management Information System
7 7 (3.27%) Replication
8 3 (1.40%) NHS
8 3 (1.40%) Client/Server
8 3 (1.40%) N-Tier
9 2 (0.93%) Visualisation
9 2 (0.93%) User Experience
10 1 (0.47%) Linked Data
10 1 (0.47%) Handset
10 1 (0.47%) Blackberry
10 1 (0.47%) Statistics
10 1 (0.47%) Semantic Web
10 1 (0.47%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 40 (18.69%) Windows
2 19 (8.88%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (7.94%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (2.34%) Windows 2000 Server
5 4 (1.87%) Windows Vista
6 3 (1.40%) Windows 8
6 3 (1.40%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (1.40%) Linux
6 3 (1.40%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.47%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (0.47%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.47%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (31.78%) Business Intelligence
2 58 (27.10%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (27.10%) MVC
3 40 (18.69%) OO
4 39 (18.22%) OOD
5 36 (16.82%) Business Analysis
6 29 (13.55%) TDD
7 24 (11.21%) Unit Testing
8 23 (10.75%) Mentoring
9 22 (10.28%) Migration
10 18 (8.41%) Data Migration
11 15 (7.01%) Performance Tuning
12 12 (5.61%) Scrum
13 11 (5.14%) Software Engineering
13 11 (5.14%) Data Reconciliation
14 10 (4.67%) Dependency Injection
14 10 (4.67%) Automated Testing
14 10 (4.67%) Project Management
15 9 (4.21%) SOA
15 9 (4.21%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 127 (59.35%) SQL
2 105 (49.07%) C#
3 86 (40.19%) T-SQL
4 60 (28.04%) VB.NET
5 42 (19.63%) JavaScript
6 30 (14.02%) VBA
7 7 (3.27%) VB
8 5 (2.34%) VB6
9 4 (1.87%) PL/SQL
10 3 (1.40%) VBScript
10 3 (1.40%) Ruby
11 2 (0.93%) Java
11 2 (0.93%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.47%) C
12 1 (0.47%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.47%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 48 (22.43%) Degree
2 7 (3.27%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (2.34%) MCPD
4 4 (1.87%) MCITP
5 3 (1.40%) Microsoft Certified Master
5 3 (1.40%) Microsoft Certified Architect
5 3 (1.40%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (1.40%) MCTS
6 2 (0.93%) MCP
7 1 (0.47%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.87%) SLA
2 2 (0.93%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (5.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (4.67%) Active Directory
3 4 (1.87%) Hyper-V
3 4 (1.87%) Oracle RMAN
3 4 (1.87%) VMware ESX
3 4 (1.87%) vSphere
4 3 (1.40%) LiteSpeed
5 2 (0.93%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.47%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (1.87%) SCCM
1 4 (1.87%) Data Guard
2 1 (0.47%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 56 (26.17%) Microsoft
2 14 (6.54%) VMware
2 14 (6.54%) Oracle
3 4 (1.87%) SAP
3 4 (1.87%) HP
4 3 (1.40%) NetApp
4 3 (1.40%) Dell
4 3 (1.40%) Intel
5 2 (0.93%) Wonderware
5 2 (0.93%) Business Objects
5 2 (0.93%) Citrix
5 2 (0.93%) JD Edwards
6 1 (0.47%) Cisco
6 1 (0.47%) Fortinet
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