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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 7.0
Rank 891 870 858
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -12
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 7 8 3 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.007% 0.003% 0.027%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.022% 0.009% 0.085%
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 31
Average salary £40,000 £25,000 £45,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+60.00% -45.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £25,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+40.00% -41.17%

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
35803 33543 36286
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 30.76% 31.54% 31.06%
Number of salaries quoted 30210 28951 31934
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%

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
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 7 over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 within the UK.

SQL Server 7 Salary Histogram in the UK

SQL Server 7
Top 6 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 29 August 2014. 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
England -29 8 £40,000 -
London - 7 £45,000 -
City of London - 3 £26,000 -
South East -20 1 £35,000 -
Upminster - 1 £45,000 -
Surrey - 1 £35,000 -

SQL Server 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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%) SQL Server
1 12 (100.00%) .NET
2 11 (91.67%) SQL
3 10 (83.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (83.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (66.67%) VB
4 8 (66.67%) C#
5 7 (58.33%) T-SQL
5 7 (58.33%) ETL
5 7 (58.33%) Performance Tuning
6 6 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
7 5 (41.67%) XML
8 4 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (33.33%) Star Schema
8 4 (33.33%) Cognos
8 4 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (33.33%) DTS
8 4 (33.33%) SQL Server 2000
8 4 (33.33%) Business Analysis
8 4 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
8 4 (33.33%) .NET Framework
8 4 (33.33%) Enterprise Modelling
9 3 (25.00%) High Availability
9 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 3 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (25.00%) Silverlight
9 3 (25.00%) VLDB
9 3 (25.00%) MySQL
9 3 (25.00%) ADO.NET

SQL Server 7
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (83.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 10 (83.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (33.33%) SQL Server 2000
4 4 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (33.33%) DTS
4 4 (33.33%) Star Schema
5 3 (25.00%) VLDB
5 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 3 (25.00%) MySQL
5 3 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
1 1 (8.33%) PVCS
1 1 (8.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 1 (8.33%) MSI
1 1 (8.33%) CruiseControl
1 1 (8.33%) Subversion
1 1 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (8.33%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Developer
2 6 (50.00%) SQL Developer
3 4 (33.33%) SQL DBA
3 4 (33.33%) DBA
4 3 (25.00%) Junior Developer
4 3 (25.00%) Junior
5 1 (8.33%) Change and Configuration Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Configuration Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Change Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) .NET
2 5 (41.67%) XML
3 4 (33.33%) .NET Framework
4 3 (25.00%) Silverlight
4 3 (25.00%) ADO.NET
5 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET
6 1 (8.33%) XSLT
6 1 (8.33%) MSMQ
6 1 (8.33%) Regular Expression
6 1 (8.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) ETL
1 7 (58.33%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (33.33%) Enterprise Modelling
2 4 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 4 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (25.00%) High Availability
4 1 (8.33%) Refactoring
4 1 (8.33%) Use Case
4 1 (8.33%) Release Management
4 1 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Unit Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
4 1 (8.33%) Change Management
4 1 (8.33%) TDD
4 1 (8.33%) ITIL
4 1 (8.33%) UML
4 1 (8.33%) OOP
4 1 (8.33%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 11 (91.67%) SQL
2 8 (66.67%) C#
2 8 (66.67%) VB
3 7 (58.33%) T-SQL
4 3 (25.00%) C++
5 1 (8.33%) VB6
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (33.33%) Cognos
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle