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

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank - 50 48
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 0 1 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton - 0.26% 2.67%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 0.68% 11.50%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 9
Average salary - £20,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -46.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+8.10% -1.33%
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
195 147 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 28.14% 37.60% 23.20%
Number of salaries quoted 186 147 96
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 9 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (88.89%) SQL
2 8 (88.89%) UML
2 8 (88.89%) Data Modelling
2 8 (88.89%) TDD
2 8 (88.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (77.78%) MCP
3 7 (77.78%) MCAD
3 7 (77.78%) .NET
3 7 (77.78%) C#
3 7 (77.78%) HTML
3 7 (77.78%) ASP.NET
3 7 (77.78%) CSS
3 7 (77.78%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (77.78%) Unit Testing
4 6 (66.67%) XML
4 6 (66.67%) XHTML
4 6 (66.67%) E-Commerce
5 5 (55.56%) N-Tier
5 5 (55.56%) .NET Framework
5 5 (55.56%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
7 1 (11.11%) MVC
7 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (11.11%) HTML5
7 1 (11.11%) CSS3
7 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC 3
7 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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.

Applications
1 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (88.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
2 7 (77.78%) SQL Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Software Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Software Developer
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Database Developer
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (77.78%) .NET
1 7 (77.78%) HTML
1 7 (77.78%) ASP.NET
1 7 (77.78%) CSS
2 6 (66.67%) XML
2 6 (66.67%) XHTML
3 5 (55.56%) .NET Framework
4 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (11.11%) HTML5
4 1 (11.11%) CSS3
4 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) N-Tier
1 5 (55.56%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) UML
1 8 (88.89%) Data Modelling
1 8 (88.89%) TDD
2 7 (77.78%) Unit Testing
3 6 (66.67%) E-Commerce
4 1 (11.11%) MVC
4 1 (11.11%) Mobile Application Development
4 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) SQL
2 7 (77.78%) C#
Qualifications
1 7 (77.78%) MCP
1 7 (77.78%) MCAD
1 7 (77.78%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft