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

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 61 65 35
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -30
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 2 7 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.35% 1.12% 5.77%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.05% 2.78% 12.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 33
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +28.78%
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 Merseyside region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
190 252 264
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 33.04% 40.38% 44.82%
Number of salaries quoted 165 234 242
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £26,750 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 2 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
Wirral - 2 £45,000 - 1
SQL Server 2005
North West

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, 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 15 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 13 (86.67%) C#
2 13 (86.67%) SQL
2 13 (86.67%) .NET
3 12 (80.00%) CSS
3 12 (80.00%) XML
3 12 (80.00%) HTML
3 12 (80.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 11 (73.33%) SQL Server 2012
5 10 (66.67%) SOAP
5 10 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 9 (60.00%) Ajax
6 9 (60.00%) jQuery
6 9 (60.00%) Web Services
6 9 (60.00%) JavaScript
7 8 (53.33%) T-SQL
8 7 (46.67%) WCF
8 7 (46.67%) .NET Framework
9 6 (40.00%) ASP.NET
10 4 (26.67%) Data Warehouse
11 3 (20.00%) Client/Server
11 3 (20.00%) VB.NET
11 3 (20.00%) SharePoint
11 3 (20.00%) XSLT
11 3 (20.00%) ODBC
11 3 (20.00%) XPath
11 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
11 3 (20.00%) TDD
12 2 (13.33%) JSON
12 2 (13.33%) Unit Testing

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, 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 3 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (13.33%) CMS
2 2 (13.33%) Umbraco
2 2 (13.33%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) HTTP
2 1 (6.67%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (80.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (73.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 10 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (26.67%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (6.67%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Git (software)
1 2 (13.33%) Jasmine
2 1 (6.67%) NUnit
General
1 1 (6.67%) Back Office
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (73.33%) Developer
2 7 (46.67%) Web Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) .NET Developer
4 2 (13.33%) C# Developer
4 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Senior C# Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Senior .NET Developer
4 2 (13.33%) .NET Analyst Programmer
4 2 (13.33%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Analyst Programmer
4 2 (13.33%) Programmer
4 2 (13.33%) .NET Programmer
4 2 (13.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (13.33%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (6.67%) CMS Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Administrator
5 1 (6.67%) DBA
5 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (86.67%) .NET
2 12 (80.00%) CSS
2 12 (80.00%) XML
2 12 (80.00%) HTML
3 10 (66.67%) SOAP
4 9 (60.00%) Web Services
4 9 (60.00%) Ajax
4 9 (60.00%) jQuery
5 7 (46.67%) WCF
5 7 (46.67%) .NET Framework
6 6 (40.00%) ASP.NET
7 3 (20.00%) XSLT
7 3 (20.00%) ODBC
8 2 (13.33%) JSON
8 2 (13.33%) HTML5
8 2 (13.33%) CSS3
8 2 (13.33%) Backbone.js
8 2 (13.33%) KnockoutJS
9 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Client/Server
2 2 (13.33%) NHS
3 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
3 1 (6.67%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (20.00%) TDD
2 2 (13.33%) Unit Testing
2 2 (13.33%) OO
2 2 (13.33%) SOA
2 2 (13.33%) MVC
2 2 (13.33%) Scrum
3 1 (6.67%) ETL
3 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce
3 1 (6.67%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 13 (86.67%) SQL
1 13 (86.67%) C#
2 9 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 8 (53.33%) T-SQL
4 3 (20.00%) VB.NET
4 3 (20.00%) XPath
5 1 (6.67%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Sitecore
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
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