The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2005 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2005 over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 65 52 45
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -7
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 5 13 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 0.93% 2.20% 3.74%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.23% 7.18% 12.21%
Number of salaries quoted 4 12 10
Average salary £28,000 £38,750 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.74% -18.42%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
SQL Server 2005
North 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 Tyne and Wear region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Tyne and Wear
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
224 181 172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 41.87% 30.57% 30.66%
Number of salaries quoted 182 170 147
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,550 £27,100 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £46,983
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.89%

SQL Server 2005
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

SQL Server 2005 Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

SQL Server 2005
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

SQL Server 2005 Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

SQL Server 2005
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server 2005 within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne -5 3 £27,500 -31.25%
Gateshead -10 2 £31,000 -8.14%
SQL Server 2005
North East

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 19 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 17 (89.47%) SQL
3 12 (63.16%) .NET
4 10 (52.63%) ASP.NET
5 8 (42.11%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (42.11%) C#
5 8 (42.11%) Windows
6 7 (36.84%) MS Exchange
6 7 (36.84%) LAN
6 7 (36.84%) WAN
6 7 (36.84%) Cisco
6 7 (36.84%) Active Directory
6 7 (36.84%) SAN
6 7 (36.84%) NetApp
6 7 (36.84%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (36.84%) Hyper-V
6 7 (36.84%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (36.84%) Exchange Server 2013
6 7 (36.84%) Exchange Server 2007
6 7 (36.84%) SC Cleared
6 7 (36.84%) Security Cleared
6 7 (36.84%) VMware Infrastructure
6 7 (36.84%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (36.84%) Exchange Server 2003
6 7 (36.84%) Finance
6 7 (36.84%) VMware
6 7 (36.84%) Firewall
6 7 (36.84%) Wi-Fi
6 7 (36.84%) Exchange Server 2010
7 5 (26.32%) SQL Server 2012

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 7 (36.84%) MS Exchange
1 7 (36.84%) Exchange Server 2013
1 7 (36.84%) Exchange Server 2007
1 7 (36.84%) Exchange Server 2003
1 7 (36.84%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (36.84%) LAN
1 7 (36.84%) WAN
1 7 (36.84%) SAN
1 7 (36.84%) Firewall
1 7 (36.84%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (42.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (26.32%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database
5 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
5 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 5 (26.32%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (36.84%) Finance
2 5 (26.32%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 10 (52.63%) Developer
2 8 (42.11%) .NET Developer
3 7 (36.84%) Field Engineer
4 5 (26.32%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Software Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (63.16%) .NET
2 10 (52.63%) ASP.NET
3 5 (26.32%) Ajax
4 4 (21.05%) .NET Framework
4 4 (21.05%) COM+
5 3 (15.79%) XML
6 2 (10.53%) CSS
6 2 (10.53%) HTML
7 1 (5.26%) Web Services
7 1 (5.26%) ADO.NET
7 1 (5.26%) XSLT
Operating Systems
1 8 (42.11%) Windows
2 7 (36.84%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (36.84%) Windows Server 2012
2 7 (36.84%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (10.53%) Multithreading
2 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (5.26%) Project Planning
2 1 (5.26%) Web Development
2 1 (5.26%) Unit Testing
2 1 (5.26%) Waterfall
2 1 (5.26%) OO
Programming Languages
1 17 (89.47%) SQL
2 8 (42.11%) C#
3 5 (26.32%) JavaScript
4 4 (21.05%) VB6
4 4 (21.05%) T-SQL
4 4 (21.05%) VB
4 4 (21.05%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (36.84%) SC Cleared
1 7 (36.84%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (36.84%) Active Directory
1 7 (36.84%) Hyper-V
1 7 (36.84%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (36.84%) Cisco
1 7 (36.84%) NetApp
1 7 (36.84%) VMware
2 5 (26.32%) Telerik
3 4 (21.05%) CA
4 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
5 1 (5.26%) Oracle
5 1 (5.26%) Business Objects