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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 21 38 34
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -4
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 20 7 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 6.80% 2.66% 5.65%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 13.33% 4.73% 10.53%
Number of salaries quoted 18 6 10
Average salary £32,500 £21,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+51.16% -54.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £20,000 £46,700
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.75% -1.33%
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
150 148 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 51.02% 56.27% 53.67%
Number of salaries quoted 86 115 81
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £20,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £77,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 35 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 32 (91.43%) SQL
3 26 (74.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 25 (71.43%) SQL Server 2008
5 22 (62.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 20 (57.14%) Data Management
7 15 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
8 13 (37.14%) SQL Server 2000
9 12 (34.29%) Degree
9 12 (34.29%) Mathematics
9 12 (34.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 11 (31.43%) Relational Database
11 10 (28.57%) Risk Assessment
12 9 (25.71%) MS Excel
13 8 (22.86%) T-SQL
13 8 (22.86%) ASP.NET
13 8 (22.86%) VB.NET
13 8 (22.86%) .NET
14 6 (17.14%) C#
15 5 (14.29%) Microsoft
15 5 (14.29%) Data Analysis
15 5 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
16 4 (11.43%) Continuous Integration
16 4 (11.43%) ETL
16 4 (11.43%) HTTP
16 4 (11.43%) Middleware
16 4 (11.43%) Data Warehouse
16 4 (11.43%) E-Commerce
16 4 (11.43%) N-Tier
17 2 (5.71%) OOD

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 9 (25.71%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.43%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 26 (74.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 25 (71.43%) SQL Server 2008
4 22 (62.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 13 (37.14%) SQL Server 2000
6 12 (34.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 11 (31.43%) Relational Database
8 4 (11.43%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (5.71%) Finance
Job Titles
1 22 (62.86%) Developer
2 12 (34.29%) SQL Developer
3 11 (31.43%) Database Developer
3 11 (31.43%) SQL Database Developer
4 10 (28.57%) MI Analyst
4 10 (28.57%) Analyst
5 8 (22.86%) .NET Developer
6 6 (17.14%) Graduate
7 4 (11.43%) Senior Developer
7 4 (11.43%) Senior .NET Developer
8 3 (8.57%) Senior Systems Developer
8 3 (8.57%) VB.NET Developer
8 3 (8.57%) Systems Developer
9 2 (5.71%) SQL DBA
9 2 (5.71%) Web Developer
9 2 (5.71%) DBA
9 2 (5.71%) .NET Web Developer
10 1 (2.86%) Graduate Developer
10 1 (2.86%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
10 1 (2.86%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (22.86%) .NET
1 8 (22.86%) ASP.NET
2 4 (11.43%) Middleware
3 2 (5.71%) COM+
Miscellaneous
1 12 (34.29%) Mathematics
2 5 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (11.43%) N-Tier
4 2 (5.71%) Physics
4 2 (5.71%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.86%) Replication
5 1 (2.86%) Clustering
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (57.14%) Data Management
2 15 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
3 10 (28.57%) Risk Assessment
4 5 (14.29%) Data Analysis
5 4 (11.43%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (11.43%) ETL
5 4 (11.43%) E-Commerce
6 2 (5.71%) OO
6 2 (5.71%) OOD
6 2 (5.71%) MVC
7 1 (2.86%) Risk Management
7 1 (2.86%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (2.86%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (2.86%) Project Management
7 1 (2.86%) Service Delivery
7 1 (2.86%) PRINCE2
7 1 (2.86%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 32 (91.43%) SQL
2 8 (22.86%) T-SQL
2 8 (22.86%) VB.NET
3 6 (17.14%) C#
4 2 (5.71%) VBScript
4 2 (5.71%) VB
5 1 (2.86%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (34.29%) Degree
2 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 5 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.71%) Infragistics