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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 34 18 27
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +9
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 3 25 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 1.72% 11.74% 6.04%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.08% 20.33% 10.34%
Number of salaries quoted 3 25 9
Average salary £42,500 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £20,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,300 £36,100 £47,500
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
59 123 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 33.91% 57.75% 58.39%
Number of salaries quoted 55 103 73
Average salary £38,000 £28,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -28.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £50,000 £50,000
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 21 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 19 (90.48%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (71.43%) SQL
4 12 (57.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 11 (52.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 10 (47.62%) Data Management
7 8 (38.10%) Degree
8 7 (33.33%) Mathematics
8 7 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (33.33%) VB.NET
8 7 (33.33%) .NET
8 7 (33.33%) C#
8 7 (33.33%) ASP.NET
9 6 (28.57%) OO
9 6 (28.57%) SQL Server 2000
9 6 (28.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 5 (23.81%) Risk Assessment
10 5 (23.81%) Data Analysis
10 5 (23.81%) E-Commerce
10 5 (23.81%) N-Tier
10 5 (23.81%) Relational Database
10 5 (23.81%) Analytical Skills
11 4 (19.05%) OOP
11 4 (19.05%) T-SQL
12 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
12 3 (14.29%) Computer Science
13 2 (9.52%) Physics
13 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
13 2 (9.52%) OOD
13 2 (9.52%) MVC

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

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 19 (90.48%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (57.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 11 (52.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (28.57%) SQL Server 2000
5 6 (28.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (23.81%) Relational Database
7 2 (9.52%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (4.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (71.43%) Developer
2 7 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 6 (28.57%) SQL Developer
4 5 (23.81%) SQL Database Developer
4 5 (23.81%) Database Developer
4 5 (23.81%) MI Analyst
4 5 (23.81%) Systems Developer
4 5 (23.81%) Senior Systems Developer
4 5 (23.81%) Senior .NET Developer
4 5 (23.81%) Analyst
4 5 (23.81%) Senior Developer
5 2 (9.52%) .NET Web Developer
5 2 (9.52%) VB.NET Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Web Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Graduate
6 1 (4.76%) DBA
6 1 (4.76%) Junior
6 1 (4.76%) C# Developer
6 1 (4.76%) SQL Server DBA
6 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (33.33%) .NET
1 7 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (4.76%) CSS
2 1 (4.76%) HTML
2 1 (4.76%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (33.33%) Mathematics
2 5 (23.81%) N-Tier
2 5 (23.81%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (14.29%) Computer Science
4 2 (9.52%) Physics
5 1 (4.76%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) Data Management
2 7 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (28.57%) OO
4 5 (23.81%) Risk Assessment
4 5 (23.81%) Data Analysis
4 5 (23.81%) E-Commerce
5 4 (19.05%) OOP
6 2 (9.52%) OOD
6 2 (9.52%) MVC
7 1 (4.76%) Android Development
7 1 (4.76%) Service Delivery
7 1 (4.76%) ETL
7 1 (4.76%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 15 (71.43%) SQL
2 7 (33.33%) VB.NET
2 7 (33.33%) C#
3 4 (19.05%) T-SQL
4 1 (4.76%) Java
4 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (38.10%) Degree
2 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.76%) Cognos