The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 7 skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 7 over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 7.0
Rank - 874 851
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 7 0 4 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK - 0.004% 0.018%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 0.012% 0.055%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 18
Average salary - £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +17.64%
UK excluding London average salary - £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.52%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
32145 33660 34532
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 30.21% 31.54% 32.28%
Number of salaries quoted 27415 28299 30225
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

SQL Server 7
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 7 within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server 7 Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SQL Server 7
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 7 within the UK.

SQL Server 7 Salary Trend in the UK

SQL Server 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing SQL Server 7 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 7.

1 12 (100.00%) C#
1 12 (100.00%) .NET
1 12 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (83.33%) SQL
3 9 (75.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (75.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (75.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (58.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 7 (58.33%) SQL Server 2005
4 7 (58.33%) High Availability
4 7 (58.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 7 (58.33%) Performance Tuning
4 7 (58.33%) VLDB
4 7 (58.33%) SQL Server 2000
4 7 (58.33%) T-SQL
4 7 (58.33%) MySQL
5 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
6 3 (25.00%) XML
6 3 (25.00%) XSLT
6 3 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (25.00%) .NET Framework
7 2 (16.67%) WCF
7 2 (16.67%) Silverlight
7 2 (16.67%) ADO.NET
7 2 (16.67%) SOAP
7 2 (16.67%) Web Services
7 2 (16.67%) MS Office
7 2 (16.67%) VB
7 2 (16.67%) C++
7 2 (16.67%) Finance

SQL Server 7
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing SQL Server 7 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 7. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (75.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 9 (75.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 9 (75.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (58.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 7 (58.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 7 (58.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 7 (58.33%) VLDB
3 7 (58.33%) SQL Server 2000
3 7 (58.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (91.67%) Developer
2 7 (58.33%) SQL Developer
3 3 (25.00%) .NET Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Web Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Software Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Junior
4 1 (8.33%) Junior Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Junior .NET Developer
4 1 (8.33%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (25.00%) XML
2 3 (25.00%) XSLT
2 3 (25.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (16.67%) WCF
3 2 (16.67%) Silverlight
3 2 (16.67%) ADO.NET
3 2 (16.67%) SOAP
3 2 (16.67%) Web Services
4 1 (8.33%) HTML
4 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
4 1 (8.33%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) High Availability
1 7 (58.33%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (16.67%) ETL
3 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (8.33%) TDD
3 1 (8.33%) UML
3 1 (8.33%) OOP
3 1 (8.33%) OOD
3 1 (8.33%) Use Case
3 1 (8.33%) Unit Testing
3 1 (8.33%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) C#
2 10 (83.33%) SQL
3 7 (58.33%) T-SQL
4 2 (16.67%) VB
4 2 (16.67%) C++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle