The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Staffordshire region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 42 29 28
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 31 33 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 5.28% 5.92% 6.51%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.75% 15.21% 16.97%
Number of salaries quoted 28 33 34
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £41,400
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
318 217 218
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 54.17% 38.96% 38.38%
Number of salaries quoted 251 204 196
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
SQL Server 2005
West Midlands

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 17 April 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 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Stoke-on-Trent -8 10 £33,000 -30.52% 2
Cannock +8 4 £41,250 +26.92%
Tamworth - 3 £40,000 -
Lichfield - 2 £35,000 -
Stafford - 2 £22,500 - 1
Burntwood - 1 £32,500 -
SQL Server 2005
West Midlands

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 74 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 62 (83.78%) SQL Server 2008
3 59 (79.73%) SQL
4 46 (62.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 39 (52.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 38 (51.35%) Performance Tuning
7 37 (50.00%) T-SQL
8 29 (39.19%) Relational Database
8 29 (39.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 27 (36.49%) Replication
10 23 (31.08%) .NET
11 21 (28.38%) Business Intelligence
12 19 (25.68%) Data Modelling
12 19 (25.68%) Microsoft
13 17 (22.97%) MS Excel
13 17 (22.97%) ASP.NET
14 16 (21.62%) C#
15 13 (17.57%) VB.NET
16 12 (16.22%) OLTP
16 12 (16.22%) Windows
16 12 (16.22%) Data Management
16 12 (16.22%) PowerShell
17 11 (14.86%) Degree
17 11 (14.86%) SQL Server 2000
18 10 (13.51%) Finance
18 10 (13.51%) Risk Assessment
19 9 (12.16%) WinForms
19 9 (12.16%) MVC
19 9 (12.16%) HTML
19 9 (12.16%) JavaScript

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 2 (2.70%) IIS
2 1 (1.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 17 (22.97%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.70%) LDAP
1 2 (2.70%) DHCP
1 2 (2.70%) DNS
2 1 (1.35%) Intranet
2 1 (1.35%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 62 (83.78%) SQL Server 2008
3 46 (62.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 39 (52.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 29 (39.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 29 (39.19%) Relational Database
6 12 (16.22%) OLTP
7 11 (14.86%) SQL Server 2000
8 8 (10.81%) SQL Server 2012
9 7 (9.46%) Big Data
10 3 (4.05%) RDBMS
11 2 (2.70%) PostgreSQL
11 2 (2.70%) Data Mining
11 2 (2.70%) Apache Cassandra
11 2 (2.70%) NoSQL
12 1 (1.35%) MySQL
12 1 (1.35%) Crystal Reports
12 1 (1.35%) DTS
12 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (4.05%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (2.70%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (1.35%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (13.51%) Finance
Job Titles
1 46 (62.16%) Developer
2 30 (40.54%) SQL Developer
3 29 (39.19%) SQL DBA
3 29 (39.19%) DBA
4 22 (29.73%) SQL Database Developer
4 22 (29.73%) Database Developer
5 13 (17.57%) SQL Server DBA
6 10 (13.51%) SQL Server Developer
7 7 (9.46%) Administrator
7 7 (9.46%) Web Developer
7 7 (9.46%) Graduate
7 7 (9.46%) Server Administrator
8 6 (8.11%) .NET Developer
9 4 (5.41%) Analyst
10 3 (4.05%) ASP.NET Developer
11 2 (2.70%) Technical Support
11 2 (2.70%) VB.NET Developer
11 2 (2.70%) Analyst Developer
11 2 (2.70%) C# Developer
11 2 (2.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (31.08%) .NET
2 17 (22.97%) ASP.NET
3 9 (12.16%) WinForms
3 9 (12.16%) HTML
4 8 (10.81%) jQuery
4 8 (10.81%) .NET Framework
5 5 (6.76%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (4.05%) HTML5
6 3 (4.05%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 3 (4.05%) WPF
6 3 (4.05%) CSS
6 3 (4.05%) Web Services
7 2 (2.70%) XML
7 2 (2.70%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 1 (1.35%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 1 (1.35%) Ajax
8 1 (1.35%) .NET Remoting
Miscellaneous
1 27 (36.49%) Replication
2 6 (8.11%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.70%) N-Tier
3 2 (2.70%) Statistics
3 2 (2.70%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 12 (16.22%) Windows
2 2 (2.70%) Linux
2 2 (2.70%) Debian
2 2 (2.70%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (51.35%) Performance Tuning
2 21 (28.38%) Business Intelligence
3 19 (25.68%) Data Modelling
4 12 (16.22%) Data Management
5 10 (13.51%) Risk Assessment
6 9 (12.16%) MVC
7 4 (5.41%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (4.05%) Performance Monitoring
8 3 (4.05%) Project Management
8 3 (4.05%) Web Development
9 2 (2.70%) Database Tuning
9 2 (2.70%) Software Deployment
9 2 (2.70%) Data Analysis
9 2 (2.70%) Software Engineering
10 1 (1.35%) Business Analysis
10 1 (1.35%) Database Security
10 1 (1.35%) Disaster Recovery
10 1 (1.35%) Business Continuity
10 1 (1.35%) ETL
10 1 (1.35%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 59 (79.73%) SQL
2 37 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 16 (21.62%) C#
4 13 (17.57%) VB.NET
5 12 (16.22%) PowerShell
6 9 (12.16%) JavaScript
7 3 (4.05%) VB
7 3 (4.05%) VB6
Qualifications
1 11 (14.86%) Degree
2 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (2.70%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (2.70%) WSUS
Vendors
1 19 (25.68%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.70%) Talend
3 1 (1.35%) Oracle
3 1 (1.35%) Sage
3 1 (1.35%) Telerik
3 1 (1.35%) DevExpress
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £17000 - £20000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Blues Point Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum - depending on experience
Posted: 10 days ago