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

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 182 112 88
Rank change year-on-year
-70 -24
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 61 122 158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.02% 2.29% 2.88%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.20% 6.21% 8.23%
Number of salaries quoted 56 116 153
Average salary £36,000 £33,500 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.46% -8.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £24,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,000 £49,700
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
SQL Server 2005
England

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 South West region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1909 1963 1920
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 32.00% 36.82% 35.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1686 1728 1764
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

SQL Server 2005
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

SQL Server 2005 Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

SQL Server 2005
Salary Trend in the South West

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

SQL Server 2005 Salary Trend in the South West

SQL Server 2005
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2005 across the South West region over the 3 months to 3 March 2015.

SQL Server 2005 Salary Histogram in the South West

SQL Server 2005
Job Locations in the South West

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 South West region over the 3 months to 3 March 2015. 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
Wiltshire +5 20 £45,000 +23.28% 1
Somerset +7 16 £35,000 +29.62% 1
Dorset -21 11 £36,250 -9.37% 1
Gloucestershire -21 9 £35,000 +32.07%
Devon +1 3 £31,000 - 2
Bristol -59 2 £35,000 - 5
SQL Server 2005
England

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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.

1 134 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 111 (82.84%) SQL
3 76 (56.72%) C#
4 75 (55.97%) SQL Server 2008
5 74 (55.22%) .NET
6 65 (48.51%) ASP.NET
7 64 (47.76%) HTML
8 51 (38.06%) jQuery
9 49 (36.57%) MVC
9 49 (36.57%) SQL Server 2012
10 46 (34.33%) Finance
11 45 (33.58%) Microsoft
12 42 (31.34%) CSS
12 42 (31.34%) IIS
13 40 (29.85%) JavaScript
14 38 (28.36%) T-SQL
14 38 (28.36%) Windows
15 35 (26.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 32 (23.88%) Performance Tuning
17 29 (21.64%) NUnit
17 29 (21.64%) Banking
17 29 (21.64%) Degree
17 29 (21.64%) HTML5
18 27 (20.15%) Web Services
18 27 (20.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 27 (20.15%) CSS3
19 26 (19.40%) NServiceBus
19 26 (19.40%) KnockoutJS
19 26 (19.40%) SpecFlow
19 26 (19.40%) NHibernate

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 42 (31.34%) IIS
2 26 (19.40%) NServiceBus
3 7 (5.22%) SharePoint
4 3 (2.24%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.75%) K2 blackpearl
5 1 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.75%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.75%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.75%) JBoss
5 1 (0.75%) Apache
5 1 (0.75%) Tomcat
Applications
1 16 (11.94%) MS Excel
2 6 (4.48%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (5.22%) Changepoint
2 4 (2.99%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (1.49%) SalesLogix
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.49%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (1.49%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.75%) SaaS
2 1 (0.75%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.97%) SAN
2 6 (4.48%) Firewall
3 5 (3.73%) LAN
3 5 (3.73%) WAN
3 5 (3.73%) DHCP
4 4 (2.99%) Internet
4 4 (2.99%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (2.24%) Network Security
6 2 (1.49%) NAS
7 1 (0.75%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (0.75%) FTP
7 1 (0.75%) DNS
7 1 (0.75%) SMTP
7 1 (0.75%) Wireless
7 1 (0.75%) IP Telephony
7 1 (0.75%) BIG-IP
7 1 (0.75%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 134 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 75 (55.97%) SQL Server 2008
3 49 (36.57%) SQL Server 2012
4 35 (26.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 27 (20.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 13 (9.70%) SQL Server 2000
6 13 (9.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 8 (5.97%) MySQL
8 5 (3.73%) MS Access
8 5 (3.73%) Relational Database
9 4 (2.99%) Oracle Database
9 4 (2.99%) OLTP
10 3 (2.24%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (1.49%) OLAP
11 2 (1.49%) RDBMS
11 2 (1.49%) Oracle Database 10g
11 2 (1.49%) Oracle Database 11g
11 2 (1.49%) Oracle Database 12c
11 2 (1.49%) Hadoop
11 2 (1.49%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 29 (21.64%) NUnit
2 26 (19.40%) SpecFlow
3 11 (8.21%) Visual Studio
4 8 (5.97%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (2.24%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 3 (2.24%) Subversion
6 2 (1.49%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.75%) Visual Studio Team System
7 1 (0.75%) InstallShield
General
1 46 (34.33%) Finance
2 29 (21.64%) Banking
3 7 (5.22%) Retail
3 7 (5.22%) Advertising
4 4 (2.99%) Publishing
5 3 (2.24%) Multimedia
6 2 (1.49%) Back Office
6 2 (1.49%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 75 (55.97%) Developer
2 37 (27.61%) DBA
3 33 (24.63%) Web Developer
4 31 (23.13%) SQL DBA
5 28 (20.90%) Web Applications Developer
5 28 (20.90%) Applications Developer
6 23 (17.16%) Administrator
7 22 (16.42%) C# Developer
8 20 (14.93%) .NET Developer
9 16 (11.94%) SQL Server DBA
10 15 (11.19%) Analyst
11 11 (8.21%) C# .NET Developer
12 9 (6.72%) SQL Developer
13 7 (5.22%) Software Engineer
13 7 (5.22%) Support Engineer
14 6 (4.48%) Embedded Software Engineer
14 6 (4.48%) Data Analyst
14 6 (4.48%) Server Administrator
15 5 (3.73%) Business Intelligence Analyst
15 5 (3.73%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (55.22%) .NET
2 65 (48.51%) ASP.NET
3 64 (47.76%) HTML
4 51 (38.06%) jQuery
5 42 (31.34%) CSS
6 29 (21.64%) HTML5
7 27 (20.15%) CSS3
7 27 (20.15%) Web Services
8 26 (19.40%) NHibernate
8 26 (19.40%) KnockoutJS
8 26 (19.40%) MonoRail
8 26 (19.40%) Castle Windsor
9 23 (17.16%) .NET Framework
10 17 (12.69%) XML
11 15 (11.19%) XSLT
12 14 (10.45%) XHTML
12 14 (10.45%) WSDL
13 13 (9.70%) Ajax
14 12 (8.96%) LINQ
15 11 (8.21%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 14 (10.45%) Replication
1 14 (10.45%) Clustering
2 3 (2.24%) Photography
2 3 (2.24%) Management Information System
3 2 (1.49%) Mobile Banking
3 2 (1.49%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (1.49%) Computer Science
3 2 (1.49%) Open Source
4 1 (0.75%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.75%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 38 (28.36%) Windows
2 22 (16.42%) Windows Server 2003
2 22 (16.42%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (10.45%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (5.97%) Linux
5 6 (4.48%) Debian
5 6 (4.48%) CentOS
6 4 (2.99%) Mac OS X
7 3 (2.24%) Windows 7
7 3 (2.24%) Windows XP
8 2 (1.49%) UNIX
8 2 (1.49%) Windows 2000
9 1 (0.75%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (36.57%) MVC
2 32 (23.88%) Performance Tuning
3 12 (8.96%) ETL
4 11 (8.21%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (8.21%) Mentoring
4 11 (8.21%) Performance Improvement
5 10 (7.46%) Database Tuning
5 10 (7.46%) Software Engineering
5 10 (7.46%) Business Intelligence
6 8 (5.97%) Performance Testing
6 8 (5.97%) Load Testing
7 7 (5.22%) Analytics
7 7 (5.22%) Data Transformation
7 7 (5.22%) Coaching
8 5 (3.73%) Unit Testing
8 5 (3.73%) Load Balancing
9 4 (2.99%) Scrum
9 4 (2.99%) Network Design
9 4 (2.99%) ITIL
9 4 (2.99%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 111 (82.84%) SQL
2 76 (56.72%) C#
3 40 (29.85%) JavaScript
4 38 (28.36%) T-SQL
5 19 (14.18%) C++
6 17 (12.69%) PHP
7 14 (10.45%) VB.NET
8 11 (8.21%) VB
9 10 (7.46%) C
10 9 (6.72%) VB6
11 5 (3.73%) Java
12 4 (2.99%) VBScript
13 3 (2.24%) PowerShell
13 3 (2.24%) VBA
14 2 (1.49%) R
Qualifications
1 29 (21.64%) Degree
2 4 (2.99%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.49%) MCP
3 2 (1.49%) MCSE
3 2 (1.49%) MCSA
3 2 (1.49%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.49%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (1.49%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (0.75%) VCP4
4 1 (0.75%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.75%) CCNA
4 1 (0.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (0.75%) MCTS
4 1 (0.75%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.75%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (5.22%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.49%) VMware ESX
2 2 (1.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.75%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.75%) vSphere
3 1 (0.75%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (0.75%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (1.49%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 2 (1.49%) Backup Exec
2 1 (0.75%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (0.75%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 45 (33.58%) Microsoft
2 7 (5.22%) VMware
3 6 (4.48%) Wind River
3 6 (4.48%) Red Hat
4 5 (3.73%) Oracle
4 5 (3.73%) Cisco
4 5 (3.73%) TARGIT
5 4 (2.99%) Citrix
6 2 (1.49%) Sage
7 1 (0.75%) McAfee
7 1 (0.75%) Sophos
7 1 (0.75%) SAP
7 1 (0.75%) HP
7 1 (0.75%) Dell
7 1 (0.75%) Altiris
7 1 (0.75%) F5
7 1 (0.75%) Twitter
7 1 (0.75%) Xamarin
Bristol, Avon
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £27000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £28000 - £31000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bath, Avon
X4 Group
Salary: £35k - 55k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
South West
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Imagine Publishing Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Eight Technology
Salary: From £30,000 to £34,000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago