The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2005 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2005 over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 61 62 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 1 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 0.18% 1.15% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.66% 2.68% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 0
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
SQL Server 2005
Hertfordshire

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 Watford region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
151 224 157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 27.16% 43.08% 37.20%
Number of salaries quoted 119 136 111
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £30,250
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SQL Server 2005
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

SQL Server 2005 Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

SQL Server 2005
Salary Trend in Watford

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

SQL Server 2005 Salary Trend in Watford

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Watford 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 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle Database
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle
3 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (50.00%) WebSphere
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (50.00%) Windows XP
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) Linux
3 2 (50.00%) Maximo
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (50.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (50.00%) IIS
3 2 (50.00%) IBM
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (25.00%) BCP
4 1 (25.00%) Project Management
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (25.00%) ITIL
4 1 (25.00%) .NET
4 1 (25.00%) C#
4 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
4 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Watford 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 (50.00%) IIS
1 2 (50.00%) WebSphere
1 2 (50.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Maximo
2 1 (25.00%) CA PPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle Database
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (25.00%) OLAP
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle OLAP
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2000
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Applications Support
2 1 (25.00%) Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Support Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C# Software Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) DBA
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior C# Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Software Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Server Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Software Developer
2 1 (25.00%) SQL DBA
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server DBA
2 1 (25.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (50.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (25.00%) Android
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (25.00%) BCP
2 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (25.00%) Capacity Management
2 1 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (25.00%) Database Tuning
2 1 (25.00%) ETL
2 1 (25.00%) High Availability
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Multithreading
2 1 (25.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Management
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Service Management
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
1 2 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) IBM
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Infor
3 1 (25.00%) Xamarin