The first table below looks at the demand for SQL Server 2005 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stockport 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 July 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 Stockport region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 28 36 37
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 14 7 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 7.14% 3.70% 1.64%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 21.54% 8.14% 3.67%
Number of salaries quoted 13 7 4
Average salary £37,500 £34,000 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.29% +28.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £19,800 £21,450
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £37,900 £37,150
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Stockport
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
65 86 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 33.16% 45.50% 44.67%
Number of salaries quoted 59 84 101
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £42,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
SQL Server 2005
Manchester

SQL Server 2005
Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

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

SQL Server 2005 Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

SQL Server 2005
Salary Trend in Stockport

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

SQL Server 2005 Salary Trend in Stockport

SQL Server 2005
Salary Histogram in Stockport

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2005 across the Stockport region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

SQL Server 2005 Salary Histogram in Stockport

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Stockport 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 37 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 36 (97.30%) SQL Server 2008
3 35 (94.59%) C#
3 35 (94.59%) .NET
4 24 (64.86%) HTML
4 24 (64.86%) CSS
5 23 (62.16%) TDD
5 23 (62.16%) WCF
5 23 (62.16%) LINQ
6 12 (32.43%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 12 (32.43%) SQL Server 2012
6 12 (32.43%) Team Foundation Server
6 12 (32.43%) ASP.NET MVC
6 12 (32.43%) Moq
6 12 (32.43%) jQuery
6 12 (32.43%) Unit Testing
6 12 (32.43%) NUnit
6 12 (32.43%) Ajax
6 12 (32.43%) .NET Framework
6 12 (32.43%) Degree
6 12 (32.43%) Mathematics
6 12 (32.43%) Physics
6 12 (32.43%) Computer Science
6 12 (32.43%) Scrum
6 12 (32.43%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (32.43%) MVC
6 12 (32.43%) OOD
6 12 (32.43%) XML
6 12 (32.43%) OO
6 12 (32.43%) JavaScript

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Stockport 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 12 (32.43%) IIS
2 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (2.70%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (2.70%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.70%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 36 (97.30%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (32.43%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 12 (32.43%) Team Foundation Server
1 12 (32.43%) Moq
1 12 (32.43%) NUnit
General
1 2 (5.41%) Finance
Job Titles
1 36 (97.30%) Developer
2 35 (94.59%) .NET Developer
3 23 (62.16%) Software Developer
3 23 (62.16%) C# Developer
3 23 (62.16%) C# .NET Developer
4 12 (32.43%) .NET Software Developer
4 12 (32.43%) C# Software Developer
5 11 (29.73%) Software Engineer
5 11 (29.73%) .NET Software Engineer
5 11 (29.73%) C# Software Engineer
6 5 (13.51%) Senior .NET Developer
6 5 (13.51%) Senior Developer
7 4 (10.81%) Lead Developer
7 4 (10.81%) Lead .NET Developer
8 1 (2.70%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 1 (2.70%) Release Manager
8 1 (2.70%) Change Manager
8 1 (2.70%) Change and Release Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (94.59%) .NET
2 24 (64.86%) HTML
2 24 (64.86%) CSS
3 23 (62.16%) WCF
3 23 (62.16%) LINQ
4 12 (32.43%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 12 (32.43%) ASP.NET MVC
4 12 (32.43%) jQuery
4 12 (32.43%) Ajax
4 12 (32.43%) .NET Framework
4 12 (32.43%) XML
4 12 (32.43%) ADO.NET
4 12 (32.43%) ASP.NET
5 11 (29.73%) Web Services
5 11 (29.73%) Ninject
Miscellaneous
1 12 (32.43%) Mathematics
1 12 (32.43%) Physics
1 12 (32.43%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.70%) CMDB
2 1 (2.70%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (2.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (62.16%) TDD
2 12 (32.43%) Unit Testing
2 12 (32.43%) Scrum
2 12 (32.43%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (32.43%) MVC
2 12 (32.43%) OOD
2 12 (32.43%) OO
3 11 (29.73%) SOA
3 11 (29.73%) Automated Testing
3 11 (29.73%) Software Engineering
3 11 (29.73%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (2.70%) Migration
4 1 (2.70%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (2.70%) Release Management
4 1 (2.70%) Change Management
4 1 (2.70%) Risk Management
4 1 (2.70%) ETL
4 1 (2.70%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (2.70%) Configuration Management
4 1 (2.70%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 35 (94.59%) C#
2 12 (32.43%) JavaScript
2 12 (32.43%) SQL
2 12 (32.43%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 12 (32.43%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (2.70%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (2.70%) Microsoft