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 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 72 57 59
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +2
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 2 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 0.33% 0.27% 0.89%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.01% 0.66% 2.63%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 4
Average salary £45,000 £51,500 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.62% +24.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £51,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £51,500 £44,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
199 151 152
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 32.68% 40.70% 33.70%
Number of salaries quoted 123 115 95
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,625
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +0.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,500 £31,850
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

SQL Server 2005
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 24 December 2014, 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 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) IIS
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 2 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (50.00%) VBScript
2 1 (50.00%) VB
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle9i Database
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) Toad
2 1 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 (100.00%) IIS
2 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (50.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Maximo
1 1 (50.00%) CA Clarity
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Toad
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Support Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Applications Support
1 1 (50.00%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (100.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (50.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Capacity Management
2 1 (50.00%) Coaching
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Service Management
2 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (50.00%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (50.00%) VBScript
2 1 (50.00%) VB
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (50.00%) IBM