The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2005 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Thames Valley region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2005 over the 3 months to 4 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank - - 15
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Thames Valley - - 2.04%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - - 4.76%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Median salary - - £32,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
SQL Server 2005
South East

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 Thames Valley region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Thames Valley
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1 12 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Thames Valley 14.29% 54.55% 42.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1 12 21
Median salary £80,000 £90,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +44.00%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

SQL Server 2005
Jobs Demand Trend in the Thames Valley

The demand trend of job ads across the Thames Valley region citing SQL Server 2005 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server 2005 Jobs Demand Trend in the Thames Valley

SQL Server 2005
Salary Trend in the Thames Valley

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

SQL Server 2005 Salary Trend in the Thames Valley