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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 66 57 43
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -14
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 13 12 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 1.66% 1.99% 3.99%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.10% 4.78% 12.57%
Number of salaries quoted 13 11 23
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +17.64%
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
255 251 183
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 32.53% 41.69% 31.77%
Number of salaries quoted 234 237 179
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,894 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £45,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 21 October 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 0 8 £35,000 -22.22%
Taunton +2 4 £31,500 -21.25%
Bath -11 1 £30,000 -
SQL Server 2005
South West

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 30 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 27 (90.00%) C#
2 27 (90.00%) .NET
3 26 (86.67%) HTML
3 26 (86.67%) MVC
3 26 (86.67%) HTML5
4 25 (83.33%) jQuery
5 24 (80.00%) SQL
6 21 (70.00%) CSS
7 20 (66.67%) NUnit
7 20 (66.67%) Banking
7 20 (66.67%) Finance
7 20 (66.67%) ASP.NET
7 20 (66.67%) IIS
7 20 (66.67%) NHibernate
7 20 (66.67%) MonoRail
7 20 (66.67%) Castle Windsor
7 20 (66.67%) CSS3
7 20 (66.67%) NServiceBus
7 20 (66.67%) KnockoutJS
7 20 (66.67%) SpecFlow
8 9 (30.00%) Microsoft
9 8 (26.67%) Degree
9 8 (26.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 8 (26.67%) SQL Server 2008
10 7 (23.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 7 (23.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 6 (20.00%) JavaScript
12 5 (16.67%) MS Office
12 5 (16.67%) Visual Studio

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 (66.67%) IIS
1 20 (66.67%) NServiceBus
2 5 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 5 (16.67%) K2 blackpearl
3 1 (3.33%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 5 (16.67%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (26.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 8 (26.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (23.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 7 (23.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 20 (66.67%) NUnit
1 20 (66.67%) SpecFlow
2 5 (16.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 20 (66.67%) Banking
1 20 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (6.67%) Advertising
3 1 (3.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 29 (96.67%) Developer
2 21 (70.00%) Web Developer
3 20 (66.67%) Web Applications Developer
3 20 (66.67%) Applications Developer
4 5 (16.67%) SharePoint Developer
5 2 (6.67%) SQL Developer
6 1 (3.33%) SQL DBA
6 1 (3.33%) DBA
6 1 (3.33%) Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (90.00%) .NET
2 26 (86.67%) HTML
2 26 (86.67%) HTML5
3 25 (83.33%) jQuery
4 21 (70.00%) CSS
5 20 (66.67%) ASP.NET
5 20 (66.67%) NHibernate
5 20 (66.67%) MonoRail
5 20 (66.67%) Castle Windsor
5 20 (66.67%) CSS3
5 20 (66.67%) KnockoutJS
6 5 (16.67%) XSLT
7 1 (3.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.33%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (86.67%) MVC
2 5 (16.67%) Unit Testing
2 5 (16.67%) Test Scripting
2 5 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (13.33%) ITIL
3 4 (13.33%) PRINCE2
4 2 (6.67%) ETL
4 2 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (3.33%) Migration
5 1 (3.33%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 27 (90.00%) C#
2 24 (80.00%) SQL
3 6 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 5 (16.67%) PowerShell
5 1 (3.33%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (26.67%) Degree
2 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 9 (30.00%) Microsoft