The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2005 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2005 over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 44 33 24
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -9
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 34 34 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 4.77% 5.13% 7.04%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.50% 11.22% 15.22%
Number of salaries quoted 32 31 35
Average salary £32,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.77% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £65,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
SQL Server 2005
West Midlands

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 Staffordshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
400 303 230
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 56.10% 45.70% 46.28%
Number of salaries quoted 297 265 206
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%

SQL Server 2005
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

SQL Server 2005 Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

SQL Server 2005
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

SQL Server 2005 Salary Trend in Staffordshire

SQL Server 2005
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2005 across the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

SQL Server 2005 Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

SQL Server 2005
Job Locations in Staffordshire

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 Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 29 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
Stoke-on-Trent +15 19 £32,500 +41.30% 2
Cannock -3 7 £34,750 -19.65%
Burton-upon-Trent -8 2 £32,500 -27.77%
Lichfield -4 1 £35,000 +27.27%
Stafford - 1 £22,500 -
SQL Server 2005
West Midlands

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 69 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 47 (68.12%) SQL
3 43 (62.32%) SQL Server 2008
4 39 (56.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 30 (43.48%) .NET
6 27 (39.13%) ASP.NET
7 25 (36.23%) C#
8 24 (34.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 20 (28.99%) Business Intelligence
10 19 (27.54%) .NET Framework
11 17 (24.64%) Degree
12 16 (23.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 16 (23.19%) Data Management
12 16 (23.19%) Windows
12 16 (23.19%) T-SQL
13 15 (21.74%) VB.NET
13 15 (21.74%) Microsoft
14 14 (20.29%) WinForms
15 13 (18.84%) SQL Server 2000
15 13 (18.84%) IIS
16 12 (17.39%) MS Excel
17 11 (15.94%) JavaScript
17 11 (15.94%) MVC
17 11 (15.94%) jQuery
17 11 (15.94%) Performance Tuning
18 10 (14.49%) Relational Database
18 10 (14.49%) Replication
18 10 (14.49%) VB
19 9 (13.04%) HTML
20 8 (11.59%) Talend Open Studio

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 13 (18.84%) IIS
2 3 (4.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (17.39%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.90%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.70%) LDAP
1 6 (8.70%) DHCP
1 6 (8.70%) DNS
2 4 (5.80%) HTTP
3 2 (2.90%) Internet
3 2 (2.90%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 43 (62.32%) SQL Server 2008
3 39 (56.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 24 (34.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 16 (23.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 13 (18.84%) SQL Server 2000
7 10 (14.49%) Relational Database
8 8 (11.59%) PostgreSQL
9 7 (10.14%) Apache Cassandra
9 7 (10.14%) NoSQL
10 4 (5.80%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (5.80%) DTS
10 4 (5.80%) OLTP
11 2 (2.90%) SQL Server 2012
12 1 (1.45%) RDBMS
12 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 8 (11.59%) Talend Open Studio
2 6 (8.70%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (4.35%) Visual Studio
3 3 (4.35%) Subversion
General
1 5 (7.25%) Retail
2 4 (5.80%) Finance
3 2 (2.90%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.45%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 45 (65.22%) Developer
2 15 (21.74%) .NET Developer
3 11 (15.94%) SQL Developer
4 9 (13.04%) Database Developer
4 9 (13.04%) SQL Database Developer
4 9 (13.04%) Analyst
4 9 (13.04%) DBA
5 8 (11.59%) Senior Developer
5 8 (11.59%) Web Developer
5 8 (11.59%) MI Analyst
6 7 (10.14%) ASP.NET Developer
6 7 (10.14%) SQL DBA
7 6 (8.70%) Graduate
7 6 (8.70%) Technical Support
7 6 (8.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (5.80%) SQL Server DBA
8 4 (5.80%) Senior .NET Developer
9 3 (4.35%) Senior Systems Developer
9 3 (4.35%) Systems Developer
9 3 (4.35%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (43.48%) .NET
2 27 (39.13%) ASP.NET
3 19 (27.54%) .NET Framework
4 14 (20.29%) WinForms
5 11 (15.94%) jQuery
6 9 (13.04%) HTML
7 8 (11.59%) Web Services
8 6 (8.70%) CSS
8 6 (8.70%) WPF
9 5 (7.25%) XML
9 5 (7.25%) WCF
10 4 (5.80%) JSON
10 4 (5.80%) ASP.NET MVC
10 4 (5.80%) Middleware
10 4 (5.80%) LINQ
11 3 (4.35%) Ajax
11 3 (4.35%) SOAP
11 3 (4.35%) HTML5
11 3 (4.35%) LINQ to SQL
11 3 (4.35%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.49%) Replication
2 8 (11.59%) Mathematics
3 6 (8.70%) N-Tier
4 2 (2.90%) Clustering
4 2 (2.90%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.45%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.45%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 16 (23.19%) Windows
2 8 (11.59%) Linux
2 8 (11.59%) Debian
2 8 (11.59%) Ubuntu
3 5 (7.25%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (4.35%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (28.99%) Business Intelligence
2 16 (23.19%) Data Management
3 11 (15.94%) Performance Tuning
3 11 (15.94%) MVC
4 8 (11.59%) Risk Assessment
5 7 (10.14%) ETL
6 6 (8.70%) Software Deployment
7 5 (7.25%) Data Modelling
7 5 (7.25%) ITIL
8 4 (5.80%) OO
8 4 (5.80%) E-Commerce
8 4 (5.80%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (4.35%) Performance Monitoring
9 3 (4.35%) Database Security
9 3 (4.35%) Data Analysis
9 3 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (4.35%) Business Continuity
10 2 (2.90%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (2.90%) Project Management
10 2 (2.90%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 47 (68.12%) SQL
2 25 (36.23%) C#
3 16 (23.19%) T-SQL
4 15 (21.74%) VB.NET
5 11 (15.94%) JavaScript
6 10 (14.49%) VB
7 7 (10.14%) PowerShell
8 2 (2.90%) VBScript
9 1 (1.45%) VB6
Qualifications
1 17 (24.64%) Degree
System Software
1 8 (11.59%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.90%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (8.70%) WSUS
Vendors
1 15 (21.74%) Microsoft
2 8 (11.59%) Talend
3 2 (2.90%) Infragistics
3 2 (2.90%) VMware
3 2 (2.90%) Facebook
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