The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2005 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2005 over the 3 months to 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 64 60 36
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -24
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 10 13 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 1.54% 2.02% 4.60%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.88% 5.35% 14.63%
Number of salaries quoted 8 12 18
Average salary £46,000 £37,750 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.85% +2.02%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,750 £36,600 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,750 £40,000 £41,450
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
SQL Server 2005
Northamptonshire

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 Northampton region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
205 243 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 31.54% 37.85% 31.46%
Number of salaries quoted 176 222 108
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,150 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £42,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%

SQL Server 2005
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

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

SQL Server 2005 Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

SQL Server 2005
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

SQL Server 2005 Salary Trend in Northampton

SQL Server 2005
Salary Histogram in Northampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2005 across the Northampton region over the 3 months to 4 May 2015.

SQL Server 2005 Salary Histogram in Northampton

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 17 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 14 (82.35%) Microsoft
3 7 (41.18%) .NET
3 7 (41.18%) Windows
3 7 (41.18%) MS Office
3 7 (41.18%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (29.41%) CCNP
4 5 (29.41%) Cisco
4 5 (29.41%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (29.41%) Visual Studio
4 5 (29.41%) C#
4 5 (29.41%) SQL
4 5 (29.41%) T-SQL
4 5 (29.41%) SharePoint
4 5 (29.41%) VMware
4 5 (29.41%) Retail
4 5 (29.41%) Lync
4 5 (29.41%) vSphere
4 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (29.41%) SCCM
4 5 (29.41%) Office 365
5 4 (23.53%) VCP5
5 4 (23.53%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (23.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 4 (23.53%) Firewall
5 4 (23.53%) Migration
5 4 (23.53%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (23.53%) MCSE
5 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (23.53%) SAN

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 5 (29.41%) SharePoint
1 5 (29.41%) Lync
2 2 (11.76%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (41.18%) MS Office
2 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (29.41%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (23.53%) Firewall
1 4 (23.53%) SAN
2 1 (5.88%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (23.53%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (17.65%) SAP BW
3 3 (17.65%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (17.65%) SAP BI
3 3 (17.65%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (17.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (17.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (29.41%) Visual Studio
2 2 (11.76%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 5 (29.41%) Retail
2 3 (17.65%) Law
3 2 (11.76%) Marketing
3 2 (11.76%) Legal
3 2 (11.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Developer
2 5 (29.41%) Analyst
2 5 (29.41%) Systems Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) Report Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Software Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Architect
4 3 (17.65%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (17.65%) Software Architect
5 2 (11.76%) Applications Support Consultant
5 2 (11.76%) C# Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Senior C# Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Senior Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Applications Support
5 2 (11.76%) Applications Consultant
5 2 (11.76%) Support Consultant
5 2 (11.76%) Consultant
6 1 (5.88%) Junior
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Analyst Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (41.18%) .NET
2 2 (11.76%) jQuery
2 2 (11.76%) WCF
2 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (11.76%) Entity Framework
2 2 (11.76%) NHibernate
2 2 (11.76%) .NET Framework
2 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Data Integration
2 2 (11.76%) Mathematics
2 2 (11.76%) Computer Science
2 2 (11.76%) N-Tier
3 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.88%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 7 (41.18%) Windows
1 7 (41.18%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (11.76%) Windows 2000 Server
3 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) Migration
1 4 (23.53%) Stakeholder Management
1 4 (23.53%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (17.65%) CRM
2 3 (17.65%) Software Delivery
3 2 (11.76%) Time Management
3 2 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (11.76%) Mentoring
3 2 (11.76%) Coaching
3 2 (11.76%) Web Development
3 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (11.76%) TDD
3 2 (11.76%) MVC
3 2 (11.76%) Practice Management
4 1 (5.88%) ETL
4 1 (5.88%) Workflow
4 1 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 5 (29.41%) C#
1 5 (29.41%) SQL
1 5 (29.41%) T-SQL
2 3 (17.65%) VB.NET
3 2 (11.76%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (29.41%) CCNP
1 5 (29.41%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (23.53%) VCP5
2 4 (23.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 4 (23.53%) MCSE
2 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (11.76%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (29.41%) vSphere
2 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (29.41%) SCCM
2 1 (5.88%) SCSM
2 1 (5.88%) SCOM
Vendors
1 14 (82.35%) Microsoft
2 5 (29.41%) Cisco
2 5 (29.41%) VMware
3 3 (17.65%) Business Objects
3 3 (17.65%) SAP