The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2005 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Taunton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2005 over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 25 27 19
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -8
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 4 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 4.71% 2.04% 2.53%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 14.81% 4.00% 9.09%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 2
Average salary £31,500 £40,000 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.25% +42.85%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
SQL Server 2005
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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 Taunton region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Taunton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
27 50 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 31.76% 51.02% 27.85%
Number of salaries quoted 26 50 22
Average salary £31,500 £39,932 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.11% +26.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,150 £33,453 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SQL Server 2005
Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

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

SQL Server 2005 Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

SQL Server 2005
Salary Trend in Taunton

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

SQL Server 2005 Salary Trend in Taunton

SQL Server 2005
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Taunton 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 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) MS Office
1 5 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 5 (100.00%) XSLT
1 5 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) MVC
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 5 (100.00%) jQuery
1 5 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 5 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 5 (100.00%) HTML5
1 5 (100.00%) K2 blackpearl
1 5 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (80.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Unit Testing
2 4 (80.00%) ITIL
2 4 (80.00%) PRINCE2

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Taunton 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 5 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 5 (100.00%) K2 blackpearl
Applications
1 5 (100.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
1 5 (100.00%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) XSLT
1 5 (100.00%) jQuery
1 5 (100.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) MVC
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Test Scripting
2 4 (80.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Unit Testing
2 4 (80.00%) ITIL
2 4 (80.00%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) PowerShell
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft