The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2005 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wakefield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2005 over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 34 25 20
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -5
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 4 2 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 1.77% 1.90% 7.56%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.51% 5.13% 13.64%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 3
Average salary £29,250 £36,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.31% +3.57%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
SQL Server 2005
West Yorkshire

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 Wakefield region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Wakefield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
47 39 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 20.80% 37.14% 55.46%
Number of salaries quoted 45 37 59
Average salary £33,000 £37,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.00% +19.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £29,225 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £36,800 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

SQL Server 2005
Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

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

SQL Server 2005 Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

SQL Server 2005
Salary Trend in Wakefield

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

SQL Server 2005 Salary Trend in Wakefield

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Wakefield 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 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (85.71%) C#
2 6 (85.71%) HTML
2 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 6 (85.71%) .NET
2 6 (85.71%) ASP.NET
2 6 (85.71%) MVC
3 5 (71.43%) Visual Studio
3 5 (71.43%) CSS
3 5 (71.43%) jQuery
3 5 (71.43%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (57.14%) SQL
5 3 (42.86%) VB
5 3 (42.86%) XML
5 3 (42.86%) MS Access
5 3 (42.86%) Dreamweaver
5 3 (42.86%) Web Development
5 3 (42.86%) WCF
5 3 (42.86%) LINQ
5 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (42.86%) Twitter
5 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (42.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (28.57%) Windows
6 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
6 2 (28.57%) CRM
6 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
6 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (28.57%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (28.57%) WPF

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Wakefield 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 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
1 2 (28.57%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (42.86%) MS Access
4 1 (14.29%) OLTP
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (14.29%) MySQL
4 1 (14.29%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (71.43%) Visual Studio
2 3 (42.86%) Dreamweaver
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (71.43%) .NET Developer
3 3 (42.86%) C# Developer
3 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET Developer
3 3 (42.86%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 3 (42.86%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Web Developer
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) ASP.NET
1 6 (85.71%) HTML
1 6 (85.71%) .NET
2 5 (71.43%) CSS
2 5 (71.43%) jQuery
3 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (42.86%) LINQ
3 3 (42.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 3 (42.86%) XML
3 3 (42.86%) WCF
4 2 (28.57%) WPF
4 2 (28.57%) HTML5
4 2 (28.57%) CSS3
4 2 (28.57%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (14.29%) Classic ASP
5 1 (14.29%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) MVC
2 3 (42.86%) Web Development
3 2 (28.57%) Unit Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) CRM
4 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (14.29%) Load Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) C#
1 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 4 (57.14%) SQL
3 3 (42.86%) VB
4 1 (14.29%) VB.NET
4 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Twitter