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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 7.0
Rank 876 886 865
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -21
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 7 2 7 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.002% 0.007% 0.018%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.006% 0.021% 0.055%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 20
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +5.26%
UK excluding London average salary - £44,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- -7.36%

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
31731 32609 36157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 29.97% 31.79% 33.05%
Number of salaries quoted 27291 27655 32143
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 2 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server 7 within the UK over the 3 months to 30 January 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
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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
London -4 2 £45,000 -18.18%
England -9 2 £45,000 -10.00% 2

SQL Server 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 16 (100.00%) C#
1 16 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 16 (100.00%) .NET
2 14 (87.50%) SQL
3 12 (75.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 12 (75.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 12 (75.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (62.50%) SQL Server 2005
4 10 (62.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 10 (62.50%) High Availability
4 10 (62.50%) Performance Tuning
4 10 (62.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 10 (62.50%) MySQL
4 10 (62.50%) T-SQL
4 10 (62.50%) VLDB
4 10 (62.50%) SQL Server 2000
5 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
6 4 (25.00%) .NET Framework
6 4 (25.00%) XML
6 4 (25.00%) XSLT
6 4 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (12.50%) Oracle
7 2 (12.50%) Finance
7 2 (12.50%) Refactoring
7 2 (12.50%) TDD
7 2 (12.50%) UML
7 2 (12.50%) OOP
7 2 (12.50%) OOD
7 2 (12.50%) ETL
7 2 (12.50%) VB

SQL Server 7
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 (12.50%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (75.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 12 (75.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 12 (75.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (62.50%) SQL Server 2005
3 10 (62.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 10 (62.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 10 (62.50%) MySQL
3 10 (62.50%) VLDB
3 10 (62.50%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (12.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (93.75%) Developer
2 10 (62.50%) SQL Developer
3 3 (18.75%) .NET Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Web Developer
5 1 (6.25%) .NET Software Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Software Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Junior
5 1 (6.25%) Junior Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Junior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (25.00%) .NET Framework
2 4 (25.00%) XML
2 4 (25.00%) XSLT
3 2 (12.50%) HTML
3 2 (12.50%) ADO.NET
3 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET
3 2 (12.50%) SOAP
3 2 (12.50%) Web Services
3 2 (12.50%) WCF
3 2 (12.50%) Silverlight
3 2 (12.50%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) High Availability
1 10 (62.50%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (12.50%) Refactoring
2 2 (12.50%) TDD
2 2 (12.50%) UML
2 2 (12.50%) OOP
2 2 (12.50%) OOD
2 2 (12.50%) ETL
2 2 (12.50%) Use Case
2 2 (12.50%) Unit Testing
3 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) C#
2 14 (87.50%) SQL
3 10 (62.50%) T-SQL
4 2 (12.50%) VB
4 2 (12.50%) C++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle