The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2005 skills in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2005 over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 72 67 52
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -15
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 12 7 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 1.53% 0.88% 2.44%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.92% 3.17% 8.38%
Number of salaries quoted 12 5 14
Average salary £25,000 £40,000 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.50% -13.51%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
SQL Server 2005
England

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 North East region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
306 221 191
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 39.08% 27.73% 29.16%
Number of salaries quoted 257 196 172
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,750 £55,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

SQL Server 2005
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

SQL Server 2005 Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

SQL Server 2005
Salary Trend in the North East

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

SQL Server 2005 Salary Trend in the North East

SQL Server 2005
Job Locations in the North East

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 North East region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. 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
Northumberland +10 9 £25,000 -
Tyne and Wear -14 3 £33,500 -16.25%
SQL Server 2005
England

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the North East 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 25 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 20 (80.00%) .NET
3 18 (72.00%) ASP.NET
4 17 (68.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 16 (64.00%) C#
6 15 (60.00%) SQL
7 14 (56.00%) JavaScript
8 12 (48.00%) CSS
8 12 (48.00%) HTML
9 11 (44.00%) jQuery
9 11 (44.00%) Microsoft
10 6 (24.00%) Finance
10 6 (24.00%) .NET Framework
11 5 (20.00%) Back Office
11 5 (20.00%) Windows
12 4 (16.00%) XML
12 4 (16.00%) MS Exchange
12 4 (16.00%) Active Directory
12 4 (16.00%) SAN
12 4 (16.00%) LAN
12 4 (16.00%) WAN
12 4 (16.00%) Cisco
12 4 (16.00%) T-SQL
12 4 (16.00%) VB
12 4 (16.00%) VB.NET
12 4 (16.00%) COM+
12 4 (16.00%) VMware
12 4 (16.00%) NetApp
12 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2003
12 4 (16.00%) Firewall

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the North East 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 4 (16.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (16.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 4 (16.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 4 (16.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (16.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (8.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.00%) LAN
1 4 (16.00%) WAN
1 4 (16.00%) SAN
1 4 (16.00%) Firewall
1 4 (16.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 17 (68.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (16.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database
5 1 (4.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (24.00%) Finance
2 5 (20.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 19 (76.00%) Developer
2 15 (60.00%) .NET Developer
3 12 (48.00%) ASP.NET Developer
4 9 (36.00%) C# Developer
4 9 (36.00%) Web Developer
4 9 (36.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 9 (36.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (16.00%) Field Engineer
6 3 (12.00%) Software Developer
7 2 (8.00%) Support Engineer
8 1 (4.00%) Business Developer
8 1 (4.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (80.00%) .NET
2 18 (72.00%) ASP.NET
3 12 (48.00%) CSS
3 12 (48.00%) HTML
4 11 (44.00%) jQuery
5 6 (24.00%) .NET Framework
6 4 (16.00%) XML
6 4 (16.00%) COM+
7 3 (12.00%) ADO.NET
7 3 (12.00%) Ajax
8 1 (4.00%) XSLT
8 1 (4.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.00%) Windows
2 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (8.00%) MVC
1 2 (8.00%) Multithreading
2 1 (4.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (4.00%) OO
2 1 (4.00%) ETL
2 1 (4.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (4.00%) Project Planning
2 1 (4.00%) Web Development
2 1 (4.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (64.00%) C#
2 15 (60.00%) SQL
3 14 (56.00%) JavaScript
4 4 (16.00%) T-SQL
4 4 (16.00%) VB
4 4 (16.00%) VB.NET
4 4 (16.00%) VB6
Qualifications
1 4 (16.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (16.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (16.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (16.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (16.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 11 (44.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (16.00%) NetApp
2 4 (16.00%) VMware
2 4 (16.00%) Cisco
3 3 (12.00%) Telerik
4 2 (8.00%) CA
5 1 (4.00%) Oracle
5 1 (4.00%) Business Objects