The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2005 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2005 over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 62 54 54
Rank change year-on-year
-8 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 15 21 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 2.15% 2.87% 0.93%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.79% 8.33% 4.00%
Number of salaries quoted 15 10 5
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +53.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £62,500 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
SQL Server 2005
South Yorkshire

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 Sheffield region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
259 252 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 37.05% 34.43% 23.28%
Number of salaries quoted 247 214 116
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £25,200
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SQL Server 2005
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

SQL Server 2005 Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

SQL Server 2005
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

SQL Server 2005 Salary Trend in Sheffield

SQL Server 2005
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2005 across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

SQL Server 2005 Salary Histogram in Sheffield

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 34 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 25 (73.53%) SQL
3 21 (61.76%) MS Excel
4 17 (50.00%) Windows
4 17 (50.00%) ERP
4 17 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 17 (50.00%) GAP Analysis
4 17 (50.00%) Finance
4 17 (50.00%) Manufacturing
4 17 (50.00%) Dynamics NAV
4 17 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 16 (47.06%) SAP Business One
5 16 (47.06%) Business Analysis
5 16 (47.06%) Sage 200
5 16 (47.06%) Pegasus
5 16 (47.06%) Pegasus Opera
5 16 (47.06%) Sage
5 16 (47.06%) SAP
6 7 (20.59%) T-SQL
6 7 (20.59%) VLDB
6 7 (20.59%) ETL
6 7 (20.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (20.59%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (20.59%) Kimball Methodology
6 7 (20.59%) Complex ETL
6 7 (20.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (20.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 6 (17.65%) SharePoint 2010
7 6 (17.65%) BizTalk Server
7 6 (17.65%) SharePoint

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 6 (17.65%) SharePoint
1 6 (17.65%) BizTalk Server
1 6 (17.65%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (5.88%) IIS
2 2 (5.88%) Apache
Applications
1 21 (61.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 17 (50.00%) Dynamics NAV
2 16 (47.06%) SAP Business One
2 16 (47.06%) Sage 200
2 16 (47.06%) Pegasus Opera
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.82%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.94%) Intranet
1 1 (2.94%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 17 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (20.59%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (20.59%) VLDB
3 7 (20.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (20.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (20.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (11.76%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.94%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Visual Studio
1 1 (2.94%) Dreamweaver
1 1 (2.94%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 17 (50.00%) Finance
1 17 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 5 (14.71%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 17 (50.00%) Consultant
2 16 (47.06%) Implementation Consultant
2 16 (47.06%) ERP Consultant
2 16 (47.06%) ERP Implementation Consultant
3 7 (20.59%) DBA
4 5 (14.71%) Developer
4 5 (14.71%) Analyst
5 3 (8.82%) .NET Developer
5 3 (8.82%) C# Developer
5 3 (8.82%) ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (8.82%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (8.82%) Web Analyst
5 3 (8.82%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Applications Support Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) Support Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) Applications Support
7 1 (2.94%) Web Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Senior Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Programmer
7 1 (2.94%) Data Warehouse Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (14.71%) XML
1 5 (14.71%) Apache Axis
2 4 (11.76%) WCF
2 4 (11.76%) WSDL
2 4 (11.76%) SOAP
2 4 (11.76%) Web Services
2 4 (11.76%) .NET
2 4 (11.76%) ASP.NET
3 3 (8.82%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (8.82%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 1 (2.94%) HTML
4 1 (2.94%) AngularJS
4 1 (2.94%) CSS
4 1 (2.94%) Classic ASP
4 1 (2.94%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.88%) GIS
2 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 17 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (50.00%) ERP
1 17 (50.00%) GAP Analysis
2 16 (47.06%) Business Analysis
3 7 (20.59%) Kimball Methodology
3 7 (20.59%) Complex ETL
3 7 (20.59%) ETL
4 6 (17.65%) ITIL
5 5 (14.71%) CRM
5 5 (14.71%) Change Control
6 3 (8.82%) SDLC
6 3 (8.82%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (8.82%) TDD
6 3 (8.82%) MVC
6 3 (8.82%) SOA
7 1 (2.94%) PRINCE2
7 1 (2.94%) Migration
7 1 (2.94%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (2.94%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 25 (73.53%) SQL
2 7 (20.59%) T-SQL
3 4 (11.76%) C#
3 4 (11.76%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.94%) PHP
4 1 (2.94%) VB
4 1 (2.94%) VB.NET
4 1 (2.94%) Python
System Software
1 2 (5.88%) Microsoft App-V
Vendors
1 17 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 16 (47.06%) Pegasus
2 16 (47.06%) Sage
2 16 (47.06%) SAP
3 2 (5.88%) ESRI
4 1 (2.94%) Hyland