The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2005 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset 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 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 65 53 45
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -8
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 14 2 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 1.86% 0.38% 3.45%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.45% 1.07% 9.55%
Number of salaries quoted 14 1 21
Average salary £35,000 £41,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.63% +20.58%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
SQL Server 2005
South West

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 Somerset region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
257 187 220
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 34.13% 35.96% 36.12%
Number of salaries quoted 238 163 209
Average salary £34,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%

SQL Server 2005
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

SQL Server 2005 Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

SQL Server 2005
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

SQL Server 2005 Salary Trend in Somerset

SQL Server 2005
Job Locations in Somerset

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 Somerset region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014. 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
Street - 7 £35,000 -
Bath -9 3 £30,000 -
Taunton - 3 £31,500 -
Yeovil - 1 £35,000 -
SQL Server 2005
South West

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 32 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 24 (75.00%) SQL
3 23 (71.88%) C#
3 23 (71.88%) .NET
4 22 (68.75%) HTML
4 22 (68.75%) MVC
4 22 (68.75%) HTML5
5 21 (65.63%) jQuery
6 20 (62.50%) IIS
7 18 (56.25%) CSS
8 17 (53.13%) Finance
8 17 (53.13%) ASP.NET
8 17 (53.13%) MonoRail
8 17 (53.13%) Castle Windsor
8 17 (53.13%) CSS3
8 17 (53.13%) NServiceBus
8 17 (53.13%) KnockoutJS
8 17 (53.13%) SpecFlow
8 17 (53.13%) NUnit
8 17 (53.13%) Banking
8 17 (53.13%) NHibernate
9 13 (40.63%) SQL Server 2008
10 11 (34.38%) Microsoft
11 10 (31.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 9 (28.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 9 (28.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 5 (15.63%) JavaScript
14 4 (12.50%) T-SQL
14 4 (12.50%) MS Office
14 4 (12.50%) Visual Studio

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 20 (62.50%) IIS
2 17 (53.13%) NServiceBus
3 4 (12.50%) SharePoint
3 4 (12.50%) K2 blackpearl
4 1 (3.13%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 4 (12.50%) MS Office
2 3 (9.38%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 13 (40.63%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (31.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (28.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 9 (28.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (9.38%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 17 (53.13%) SpecFlow
1 17 (53.13%) NUnit
2 4 (12.50%) Visual Studio
3 3 (9.38%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 17 (53.13%) Finance
1 17 (53.13%) Banking
2 2 (6.25%) Advertising
3 1 (3.13%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 25 (78.13%) Developer
2 18 (56.25%) Web Developer
3 17 (53.13%) Applications Developer
3 17 (53.13%) Web Applications Developer
4 4 (12.50%) SharePoint Developer
4 4 (12.50%) DBA
4 4 (12.50%) SQL DBA
5 3 (9.38%) Installations Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Systems Support Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Systems Support
5 3 (9.38%) Support Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Administrator
6 2 (6.25%) SQL Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (71.88%) .NET
2 22 (68.75%) HTML
2 22 (68.75%) HTML5
3 21 (65.63%) jQuery
4 18 (56.25%) CSS
5 17 (53.13%) ASP.NET
5 17 (53.13%) MonoRail
5 17 (53.13%) Castle Windsor
5 17 (53.13%) CSS3
5 17 (53.13%) KnockoutJS
5 17 (53.13%) NHibernate
6 4 (12.50%) XSLT
7 1 (3.13%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.13%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.38%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (9.38%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (9.38%) Windows
1 3 (9.38%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (68.75%) MVC
2 4 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (12.50%) Unit Testing
2 4 (12.50%) Test Scripting
3 3 (9.38%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (9.38%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (9.38%) Technical Architecture
3 3 (9.38%) ITIL
3 3 (9.38%) PRINCE2
4 2 (6.25%) ETL
4 2 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (3.13%) Data Migration
5 1 (3.13%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 24 (75.00%) SQL
2 23 (71.88%) C#
3 5 (15.63%) JavaScript
4 4 (12.50%) T-SQL
4 4 (12.50%) PowerShell
5 1 (3.13%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (3.13%) Degree
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 11 (34.38%) Microsoft