The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2005 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Preston 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 21 28 31
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +3
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 1 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 1.35% 0.81% 3.76%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.70% 2.33% 6.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 5
Average salary £30,000 £31,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.22% -21.51%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,375 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+4.23% -0.32%
SQL Server 2005
Lancashire

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 Preston region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Preston
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
27 43 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 36.49% 34.68% 59.40%
Number of salaries quoted 25 41 76
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SQL Server 2005
Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

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

SQL Server 2005 Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

SQL Server 2005
Salary Trend in Preston

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

SQL Server 2005 Salary Trend in Preston

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Preston 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 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) VB
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) VB6
2 3 (75.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (50.00%) CSS
3 2 (50.00%) Web Services
3 2 (50.00%) HTML
3 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (50.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) Workflow
3 2 (50.00%) Finance
3 2 (50.00%) Ajax
3 2 (50.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (50.00%) WCF
3 2 (50.00%) RDBMS
4 1 (25.00%) WF
4 1 (25.00%) LINQ
4 1 (25.00%) Release Management
4 1 (25.00%) jQuery
4 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (25.00%) iSeries
4 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (25.00%) RESTful

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Preston 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 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) RDBMS
2 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (25.00%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (25.00%) MySQL
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Advertising
2 1 (25.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) .NET Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst Programmer
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Programmer
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Analyst Programmer
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Programmer
2 1 (25.00%) Big Data Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C# Programmer
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Developer
2 1 (25.00%) VB Analyst Programmer
2 1 (25.00%) VB Programmer
2 1 (25.00%) VB6 Analyst Programmer
2 1 (25.00%) VB6 Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 2 (50.00%) Ajax
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (50.00%) CSS
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) WCF
2 2 (50.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) ADO.NET
3 1 (25.00%) Classic ASP
3 1 (25.00%) Entity Framework
3 1 (25.00%) jQuery
3 1 (25.00%) JSON
3 1 (25.00%) LINQ
3 1 (25.00%) LINQ to SQL
3 1 (25.00%) RESTful
3 1 (25.00%) SOAP
3 1 (25.00%) WF
3 1 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) AS400
1 1 (25.00%) iSeries
1 1 (25.00%) Mainframe
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Workflow
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Case Management
2 1 (25.00%) Data Entry
2 1 (25.00%) OO
2 1 (25.00%) OOD
2 1 (25.00%) Release Management
2 1 (25.00%) SDLC
2 1 (25.00%) Service Management
2 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) VB
2 3 (75.00%) VB6
3 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (25.00%) VB.NET
4 1 (25.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft