The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2005 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2005 over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 62 47 55
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +8
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 1 10 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.19% 2.09% 3.14%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.52% 5.24% 5.69%
Number of salaries quoted 0 10 17
Average salary - £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,375 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+4.23% -0.32%
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 Merseyside region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
193 191 334
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 36.14% 39.87% 55.12%
Number of salaries quoted 161 165 298
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £32,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SQL Server 2005
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

SQL Server 2005 Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

SQL Server 2005
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

SQL Server 2005 Salary Trend in Merseyside

SQL Server 2005
Job Locations in Merseyside

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 Merseyside region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016. 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
Liverpool -11 1 - -
SQL Server 2005
North West

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Banking
3 1 (33.33%) Retail
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
3 1 (33.33%) Retail Banking
3 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) WCF
3 1 (33.33%) LINQ
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 1 (33.33%) Manual Testing
3 1 (33.33%) System Testing
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Domain-Driven Design
3 1 (33.33%) Liferay
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 3
3 1 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
3 1 (33.33%) Automation Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) J2EE

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 (33.33%) Liferay
1 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Bugzilla
1 1 (33.33%) JMeter
General
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
1 1 (33.33%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) .NET Developer
1 2 (66.67%) C# .NET Developer
1 2 (66.67%) C# Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Applications Developer
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Web Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Applications Developer
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# Application Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# VB.NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# Web Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) VB.NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 3
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) J2EE
2 1 (33.33%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) LINQ
2 1 (33.33%) SOAP
2 1 (33.33%) WCF
2 1 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) APACS
1 1 (33.33%) AS400
1 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Automation Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Domain-Driven Design
1 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
1 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
1 1 (33.33%) Manual Testing
1 1 (33.33%) MVC
1 1 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
1 1 (33.33%) OOP
1 1 (33.33%) Scrum
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
1 1 (33.33%) System Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) VB
3 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) ISEB
1 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
1 1 (33.33%) MCSD
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification