The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2005 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stoke-on-Trent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2005 over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 20 34 27
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -7
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 19 11 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 6.88% 4.04% 7.50%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 12.67% 7.64% 12.00%
Number of salaries quoted 17 10 14
Average salary £32,500 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.77% -5.26%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
SQL Server 2005
Staffordshire

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 Stoke-on-Trent region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Stoke-on-Trent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
150 144 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 54.35% 52.94% 62.50%
Number of salaries quoted 86 122 114
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £20,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £70,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

SQL Server 2005
Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

SQL Server 2005 Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

SQL Server 2005
Salary Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

SQL Server 2005 Salary Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

SQL Server 2005
Salary Histogram in Stoke-on-Trent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2005 across the Stoke-on-Trent region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

SQL Server 2005 Salary Histogram in Stoke-on-Trent

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Stoke-on-Trent 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 29 (96.67%) SQL
3 22 (73.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 19 (63.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 18 (60.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 16 (53.33%) Data Management
7 14 (46.67%) Business Intelligence
8 10 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 10 (33.33%) Relational Database
8 10 (33.33%) SQL Server 2000
8 10 (33.33%) MS Excel
9 9 (30.00%) T-SQL
10 8 (26.67%) Degree
10 8 (26.67%) Mathematics
10 8 (26.67%) Risk Assessment
11 7 (23.33%) VB.NET
11 7 (23.33%) .NET
12 6 (20.00%) ASP.NET
13 5 (16.67%) C#
13 5 (16.67%) Microsoft
14 4 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
14 4 (13.33%) ETL
14 4 (13.33%) HTTP
14 4 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
14 4 (13.33%) E-Commerce
14 4 (13.33%) N-Tier
14 4 (13.33%) Middleware
15 3 (10.00%) VB
15 3 (10.00%) Data Analysis
16 2 (6.67%) Performance Tuning

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Stoke-on-Trent 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.

Applications
1 10 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 22 (73.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 19 (63.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 18 (60.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 10 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 10 (33.33%) Relational Database
5 10 (33.33%) SQL Server 2000
6 4 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (3.33%) OLTP
7 1 (3.33%) RDBMS
General
1 1 (3.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (63.33%) Developer
2 11 (36.67%) SQL Developer
3 9 (30.00%) Database Developer
3 9 (30.00%) SQL Database Developer
4 8 (26.67%) MI Analyst
4 8 (26.67%) Analyst
5 6 (20.00%) Graduate
5 6 (20.00%) .NET Developer
6 4 (13.33%) Senior Developer
6 4 (13.33%) Senior .NET Developer
7 3 (10.00%) Senior Systems Developer
7 3 (10.00%) Systems Developer
8 2 (6.67%) DBA
8 2 (6.67%) SQL Server Developer
8 2 (6.67%) SQL DBA
9 1 (3.33%) Junior Developer
9 1 (3.33%) Team Leader
9 1 (3.33%) Graduate Developer
9 1 (3.33%) Project Manager
9 1 (3.33%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (23.33%) .NET
2 6 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 4 (13.33%) Middleware
4 2 (6.67%) COM+
5 1 (3.33%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 8 (26.67%) Mathematics
2 4 (13.33%) N-Tier
3 1 (3.33%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (53.33%) Data Management
2 14 (46.67%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (26.67%) Risk Assessment
4 4 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (13.33%) E-Commerce
4 4 (13.33%) ETL
5 3 (10.00%) Data Analysis
6 2 (6.67%) Project Management
6 2 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (3.33%) Risk Management
7 1 (3.33%) PRINCE2
7 1 (3.33%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 29 (96.67%) SQL
2 9 (30.00%) T-SQL
3 7 (23.33%) VB.NET
4 5 (16.67%) C#
5 3 (10.00%) VB
6 2 (6.67%) VBScript
7 1 (3.33%) VB6
7 1 (3.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (26.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.67%) Infragistics