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 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 112 95 46
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -49
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 86 77 231
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 2.05% 2.05% 5.33%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.07% 5.72% 12.92%
Number of salaries quoted 69 73 217
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,900 £26,700 £26,300
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,000 £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
1416 1347 1788
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 33.72% 35.87% 41.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1234 1219 1674
Average salary £38,500 £36,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.94% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £51,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 December 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 December 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
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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 +8 17 £35,000 -15.15%
Oldham - 6 £22,500 -
Altrincham +3 4 £25,000 -37.50% 1
Bolton - 3 £35,000 -
Ashton-under-Lyne - 1 £45,000 -
SQL Server 2005
North West

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 22 December 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.

1 189 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 174 (92.06%) SQL Server 2008
3 107 (56.61%) SQL
4 102 (53.97%) .NET
5 89 (47.09%) C#
6 81 (42.86%) T-SQL
7 78 (41.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 72 (38.10%) Finance
9 71 (37.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 67 (35.45%) Microsoft
11 62 (32.80%) HTML
12 61 (32.28%) Business Intelligence
13 60 (31.75%) MVC
14 57 (30.16%) CSS
15 56 (29.63%) MS Excel
16 55 (29.10%) ASP.NET
17 50 (26.46%) JavaScript
18 49 (25.93%) .NET Framework
19 48 (25.40%) XML
20 47 (24.87%) Agile Software Development
21 44 (23.28%) WCF
22 42 (22.22%) VB.NET
23 41 (21.69%) SQL Server 2012
24 39 (20.63%) Data Warehouse
25 38 (20.11%) SQL Server 2000
26 37 (19.58%) Windows
27 36 (19.05%) Degree
28 33 (17.46%) OO
29 32 (16.93%) OOD
29 32 (16.93%) Analytical Skills

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 19 (10.05%) IIS
2 12 (6.35%) MS Exchange
3 11 (5.82%) SharePoint
3 11 (5.82%) Exchange Server 2007
3 11 (5.82%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (3.17%) SharePoint 2010
4 6 (3.17%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (2.12%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.53%) CMS
Applications
1 56 (29.63%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.06%) PowerPivot
3 1 (0.53%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (2.12%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 11 (5.82%) DNS
2 7 (3.70%) DHCP
3 6 (3.17%) TCP/IP
3 6 (3.17%) SAN
4 5 (2.65%) VPN
4 5 (2.65%) LAN
4 5 (2.65%) WLAN
4 5 (2.65%) WAN
5 4 (2.12%) FTP
6 2 (1.06%) Firewall
7 1 (0.53%) LDAP
7 1 (0.53%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 189 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 174 (92.06%) SQL Server 2008
3 78 (41.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 71 (37.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 41 (21.69%) SQL Server 2012
6 39 (20.63%) Data Warehouse
7 38 (20.11%) SQL Server 2000
8 12 (6.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 10 (5.29%) Crystal Reports
10 9 (4.76%) OLAP
10 9 (4.76%) OLTP
11 7 (3.70%) DTS
12 5 (2.65%) Hadoop
12 5 (2.65%) MongoDB
12 5 (2.65%) NoSQL
12 5 (2.65%) Big Data
13 3 (1.59%) Relational Database
13 3 (1.59%) MySQL
14 2 (1.06%) PostgreSQL
14 2 (1.06%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 17 (8.99%) NUnit
2 16 (8.47%) Moq
3 15 (7.94%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (2.12%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.53%) Gerrit
5 1 (0.53%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.53%) FxCop
5 1 (0.53%) StyleCop
5 1 (0.53%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (0.53%) Git (software)
General
1 72 (38.10%) Finance
2 20 (10.58%) Retail
3 2 (1.06%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.53%) Military
4 1 (0.53%) German Language
4 1 (0.53%) Financial Institution
4 1 (0.53%) Back Office
4 1 (0.53%) Electronics
4 1 (0.53%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 80 (42.33%) Developer
2 49 (25.93%) Analyst
3 45 (23.81%) .NET Developer
4 36 (19.05%) C# Developer
5 31 (16.40%) Senior Developer
6 25 (13.23%) MI Analyst
7 23 (12.17%) Software Developer
7 23 (12.17%) DBA
8 18 (9.52%) SQL DBA
8 18 (9.52%) Senior C# Developer
9 17 (8.99%) C# .NET Developer
10 16 (8.47%) .NET Software Developer
11 15 (7.94%) C# Software Developer
12 14 (7.41%) Server Analyst
12 14 (7.41%) SQL Server Analyst
13 13 (6.88%) Technical Leader
13 13 (6.88%) Senior .NET Developer
14 12 (6.35%) Applications Architect
14 12 (6.35%) .NET Architect
14 12 (6.35%) Lead Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 102 (53.97%) .NET
2 62 (32.80%) HTML
3 57 (30.16%) CSS
4 55 (29.10%) ASP.NET
5 49 (25.93%) .NET Framework
6 48 (25.40%) XML
7 44 (23.28%) WCF
8 31 (16.40%) WinForms
9 29 (15.34%) ASP.NET MVC
10 24 (12.70%) WPF
11 22 (11.64%) Ajax
12 19 (10.05%) LINQ
12 19 (10.05%) jQuery
13 18 (9.52%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 16 (8.47%) ADO.NET
15 12 (6.35%) HTML5
15 12 (6.35%) ASP.NET MVC 3
15 12 (6.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 12 (6.35%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 12 (6.35%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 32 (16.93%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (9.52%) Computer Science
3 15 (7.94%) Mathematics
3 15 (7.94%) Physics
4 14 (7.41%) Data Extraction
5 12 (6.35%) Inversion of Control
6 9 (4.76%) Management Information System
7 6 (3.17%) Replication
8 5 (2.65%) Clustering
9 4 (2.12%) NHS
10 3 (1.59%) N-Tier
11 2 (1.06%) Client/Server
11 2 (1.06%) Visualisation
11 2 (1.06%) User Experience
12 1 (0.53%) Linked Data
12 1 (0.53%) Semantic Web
12 1 (0.53%) Blackberry
12 1 (0.53%) Statistics
12 1 (0.53%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 37 (19.58%) Windows
2 11 (5.82%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (4.23%) Windows 8
5 6 (3.17%) Windows XP
6 3 (1.59%) Windows 7
6 3 (1.59%) Windows Vista
6 3 (1.59%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.53%) Linux
7 1 (0.53%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (32.28%) Business Intelligence
2 60 (31.75%) MVC
3 47 (24.87%) Agile Software Development
4 33 (17.46%) OO
5 32 (16.93%) OOD
6 30 (15.87%) Mentoring
7 25 (13.23%) TDD
8 24 (12.70%) Business Analysis
9 17 (8.99%) Migration
10 16 (8.47%) Performance Tuning
11 15 (7.94%) Unit Testing
12 14 (7.41%) Data Migration
12 14 (7.41%) Scrum
13 13 (6.88%) Dependency Injection
14 12 (6.35%) Responsive Web Design
15 11 (5.82%) Data Reconciliation
16 10 (5.29%) Database Tuning
17 9 (4.76%) ERP
17 9 (4.76%) UML
18 8 (4.23%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 107 (56.61%) SQL
2 89 (47.09%) C#
3 81 (42.86%) T-SQL
4 50 (26.46%) JavaScript
5 42 (22.22%) VB.NET
6 21 (11.11%) VBA
7 10 (5.29%) VB
8 8 (4.23%) VB6
9 6 (3.17%) VBScript
10 2 (1.06%) Java
10 2 (1.06%) Ruby
11 1 (0.53%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.53%) SPARQL
11 1 (0.53%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 36 (19.05%) Degree
2 7 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (3.17%) MCPD
4 4 (2.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 4 (2.12%) MCITP
4 4 (2.12%) Microsoft Certified Master
4 4 (2.12%) Microsoft Certified Architect
5 2 (1.06%) MCP
5 2 (1.06%) MCTS
6 1 (0.53%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.53%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.65%) QA
2 1 (0.53%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (5.82%) Active Directory
2 9 (4.76%) Hyper-V
3 7 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.06%) LiteSpeed
5 1 (0.53%) VirtualBox
Vendors
1 67 (35.45%) Microsoft
2 11 (5.82%) VMware
3 10 (5.29%) Oracle
4 5 (2.65%) NetApp
5 4 (2.12%) SAP
5 4 (2.12%) HP
5 4 (2.12%) Dell
5 4 (2.12%) Intel
6 2 (1.06%) Citrix
6 2 (1.06%) Informatica
6 2 (1.06%) Cognos
6 2 (1.06%) Business Objects
6 2 (1.06%) JD Edwards
7 1 (0.53%) Teradata
7 1 (0.53%) Wonderware
7 1 (0.53%) Fortinet
7 1 (0.53%) Cisco
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Altrincham
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Wigan
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + bens
Posted: 13 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago