The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Manchester region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 66 49 42
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -7
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 145 188 212
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 3.55% 4.51% 5.62%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.28% 10.73% 13.31%
Number of salaries quoted 137 177 194
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £46,600 £42,800
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1563 1752 1593
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 38.22% 42.01% 42.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1378 1571 1448
Average salary £37,500 £36,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,750
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
SQL Server 2005
North West

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 16 April 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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Stockport +10 21 £32,500 -9.72% 3
Altrincham -4 2 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Wigan -5 2 £33,250 +5.55% 1
Bury - 1 £32,500 - 1
Cheadle - 1 - -
SQL Server 2005
North West

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 16 April 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.

1 236 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 173 (73.31%) SQL Server 2008
3 137 (58.05%) SQL
4 136 (57.63%) .NET
5 103 (43.64%) T-SQL
6 102 (43.22%) C#
7 100 (42.37%) Finance
8 88 (37.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 77 (32.63%) Microsoft
10 75 (31.78%) ASP.NET
11 74 (31.36%) MS Excel
12 67 (28.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 61 (25.85%) Business Intelligence
14 53 (22.46%) Agile Software Development
14 53 (22.46%) ASP.NET MVC
15 52 (22.03%) WCF
16 45 (19.07%) VB.NET
17 44 (18.64%) SQL Server 2012
18 43 (18.22%) TDD
19 39 (16.53%) jQuery
20 38 (16.10%) JavaScript
20 38 (16.10%) Windows
20 38 (16.10%) SQL Server 2000
21 37 (15.68%) XML
22 36 (15.25%) HTML
23 34 (14.41%) Team Foundation Server
23 34 (14.41%) Degree
24 31 (13.14%) .NET Framework
25 30 (12.71%) NUnit
26 29 (12.29%) CSS

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 (8.05%) CMS
2 16 (6.78%) IIS
3 9 (3.81%) MS Exchange
3 9 (3.81%) BizTalk Server
4 4 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (1.27%) SharePoint
6 2 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.42%) Office Communications Server
7 1 (0.42%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.42%) Apache
7 1 (0.42%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.42%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 74 (31.36%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.69%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (1.69%) Photoshop
2 4 (1.69%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (3.81%) Visualfiles
2 2 (0.85%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.42%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.42%) SaaS
1 1 (0.42%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.54%) SAN
2 5 (2.12%) Internet
3 4 (1.69%) TCP/IP
3 4 (1.69%) Intranet
4 3 (1.27%) LAN
4 3 (1.27%) WAN
5 2 (0.85%) DHCP
5 2 (0.85%) DNS
6 1 (0.42%) Firewall
6 1 (0.42%) Network Security
6 1 (0.42%) NAS
6 1 (0.42%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 236 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 173 (73.31%) SQL Server 2008
3 88 (37.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 67 (28.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 44 (18.64%) SQL Server 2012
6 38 (16.10%) SQL Server 2000
7 20 (8.47%) Data Warehouse
8 9 (3.81%) MongoDB
8 9 (3.81%) NoSQL
9 8 (3.39%) MySQL
10 7 (2.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 6 (2.54%) BusinessObjects
12 5 (2.12%) RDBMS
12 5 (2.12%) Oracle Database 10g
12 5 (2.12%) OLAP
12 5 (2.12%) Crystal Reports
12 5 (2.12%) Oracle Database
12 5 (2.12%) Relational Database
12 5 (2.12%) Oracle Database 11g
12 5 (2.12%) BusinessObjects XI
Development Applications
1 34 (14.41%) Team Foundation Server
2 30 (12.71%) NUnit
3 10 (4.24%) Moq
4 9 (3.81%) Visual Studio
5 8 (3.39%) Selenium
6 4 (1.69%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 2 (0.85%) LLBLGen Pro
7 2 (0.85%) FitNesse
7 2 (0.85%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (0.42%) Subversion
8 1 (0.42%) Git (software)
8 1 (0.42%) FxCop
8 1 (0.42%) StyleCop
8 1 (0.42%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.42%) Gerrit
General
1 100 (42.37%) Finance
2 10 (4.24%) Legal
3 9 (3.81%) Retail
4 2 (0.85%) Marketing
4 2 (0.85%) Games
5 1 (0.42%) Military
5 1 (0.42%) Back Office
5 1 (0.42%) Electronics
5 1 (0.42%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.42%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 118 (50.00%) Developer
2 71 (30.08%) .NET Developer
3 54 (22.88%) Analyst
4 34 (14.41%) C# Developer
4 34 (14.41%) MI Analyst
5 27 (11.44%) DBA
5 27 (11.44%) C# .NET Developer
6 26 (11.02%) SQL DBA
7 23 (9.75%) Software Developer
8 20 (8.47%) Report Analyst
8 20 (8.47%) Report Writer
9 19 (8.05%) SQL Developer
10 18 (7.63%) Web Developer
11 14 (5.93%) Administrator
12 13 (5.51%) Applications Developer
12 13 (5.51%) ASP.NET Developer
12 13 (5.51%) .NET Web Developer
12 13 (5.51%) .NET Software Developer
13 12 (5.08%) C# Web Developer
13 12 (5.08%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 136 (57.63%) .NET
2 75 (31.78%) ASP.NET
3 53 (22.46%) ASP.NET MVC
4 52 (22.03%) WCF
5 39 (16.53%) jQuery
6 37 (15.68%) XML
7 36 (15.25%) HTML
8 31 (13.14%) .NET Framework
9 29 (12.29%) CSS
10 26 (11.02%) NHibernate
11 25 (10.59%) MSMQ
12 20 (8.47%) ASP.NET MVC 2
13 17 (7.20%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 17 (7.20%) Web Services
14 14 (5.93%) LINQ
15 13 (5.51%) Ajax
16 12 (5.08%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
17 9 (3.81%) ADO.NET
18 5 (2.12%) Ninject
19 4 (1.69%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 12 (5.08%) Computer Science
2 9 (3.81%) Mathematics
2 9 (3.81%) Physics
3 6 (2.54%) Client/Server
3 6 (2.54%) Clustering
4 5 (2.12%) Replication
5 4 (1.69%) N-Tier
6 2 (0.85%) E-Learning
6 2 (0.85%) Statistics
6 2 (0.85%) Online Games
6 2 (0.85%) Digital Media
6 2 (0.85%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.42%) Data Extraction
7 1 (0.42%) Open Source
7 1 (0.42%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 38 (16.10%) Windows
2 14 (5.93%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (3.81%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (1.69%) Windows XP
4 4 (1.69%) Apple iOS
4 4 (1.69%) Windows 8
5 2 (0.85%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (0.85%) Windows Vista
5 2 (0.85%) Windows 7
5 2 (0.85%) Linux
6 1 (0.42%) Solaris
6 1 (0.42%) Fedora
6 1 (0.42%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (25.85%) Business Intelligence
2 53 (22.46%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (18.22%) TDD
4 28 (11.86%) Performance Tuning
5 19 (8.05%) MVC
6 15 (6.36%) OO
6 15 (6.36%) OOD
6 15 (6.36%) Database Tuning
6 15 (6.36%) Scrum
7 14 (5.93%) Data Management
8 11 (4.66%) Automated Testing
9 9 (3.81%) Unit Testing
9 9 (3.81%) Workflow
9 9 (3.81%) RAD
9 9 (3.81%) UML
9 9 (3.81%) ETL
10 8 (3.39%) Service Delivery
10 8 (3.39%) Integration Testing
10 8 (3.39%) Web Testing
10 8 (3.39%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 137 (58.05%) SQL
2 103 (43.64%) T-SQL
3 102 (43.22%) C#
4 45 (19.07%) VB.NET
5 38 (16.10%) JavaScript
6 5 (2.12%) Java
7 4 (1.69%) PHP
7 4 (1.69%) PL/SQL
7 4 (1.69%) VBScript
8 3 (1.27%) VBA
9 1 (0.42%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.42%) Ruby
9 1 (0.42%) C
9 1 (0.42%) VB
Qualifications
1 34 (14.41%) Degree
2 5 (2.12%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (1.69%) MCTS
4 2 (0.85%) MCPD
4 2 (0.85%) MCP
4 2 (0.85%) MCDBA
5 1 (0.42%) ISEB
5 1 (0.42%) CCA
5 1 (0.42%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.24%) QA
2 1 (0.42%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.42%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (2.54%) Active Directory
2 5 (2.12%) VMware ESX
2 5 (2.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.27%) Hyper-V
3 3 (1.27%) vSphere
4 2 (0.85%) XenApp
4 2 (0.85%) XenDesktop
4 2 (0.85%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (0.42%) Xen
5 1 (0.42%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 3 (1.27%) SCCM
2 1 (0.42%) SCOM
2 1 (0.42%) Data Guard
2 1 (0.42%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 77 (32.63%) Microsoft
2 10 (4.24%) Business Objects
3 9 (3.81%) Oracle
4 8 (3.39%) VMware
5 7 (2.97%) SAP
6 5 (2.12%) Jaspersoft
7 3 (1.27%) Citrix
8 2 (0.85%) NetApp
8 2 (0.85%) Cognos
8 2 (0.85%) Dell
9 1 (0.42%) Google
9 1 (0.42%) Wonderware
9 1 (0.42%) WatchGuard
9 1 (0.42%) Facebook
9 1 (0.42%) Twitter
9 1 (0.42%) Cisco
9 1 (0.42%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.42%) JD Edwards
9 1 (0.42%) Salesforce.com
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Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 10 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
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Salary: £29000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
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Salary: £29500 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Purple Monkey
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Greater Manchester
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Salary: £60,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bens
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Bury
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens + bonus
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Manchester
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