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

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 59 67 48
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -19
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 7 4 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 1.31% 0.69% 2.36%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.12% 2.42% 6.35%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 8
Average salary £47,500 £57,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.39% +53.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £47,500 £32,200
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £40,800
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
170 165 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 31.84% 28.60% 37.17%
Number of salaries quoted 137 137 105
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £32,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +1.26%

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 April 2015, 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 11 (100.00%) IIS
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
1 11 (100.00%) Linux
1 11 (100.00%) Oracle
1 11 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 11 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 11 (100.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 11 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 11 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 11 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 11 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 11 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 10 (90.91%) Oracle Database 11g
2 10 (90.91%) SQL
2 10 (90.91%) T-SQL
3 8 (72.73%) WebSphere Application Server
3 8 (72.73%) IBM
3 8 (72.73%) Active Directory
3 8 (72.73%) Maximo
3 8 (72.73%) Data Protection
3 8 (72.73%) Disaster Recovery
3 8 (72.73%) Asset Management
3 8 (72.73%) Continuous Improvement
3 8 (72.73%) Capacity Management
3 8 (72.73%) WebSphere
4 7 (63.64%) CA PPM
4 7 (63.64%) MS Excel
4 7 (63.64%) Project Management
4 7 (63.64%) PL/SQL

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 11 (100.00%) IIS
2 8 (72.73%) WebSphere
2 8 (72.73%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 7 (63.64%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (72.73%) Maximo
2 7 (63.64%) CA PPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 11 (100.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 11 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 11 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 10 (90.91%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (27.27%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Toad
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Support Analyst
1 8 (72.73%) Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) DBA
2 2 (18.18%) Applications Support
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle DBA
2 2 (18.18%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) HTML
1 3 (27.27%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
1 11 (100.00%) Linux
1 11 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 11 (100.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 11 (100.00%) Problem Management
2 8 (72.73%) Data Protection
2 8 (72.73%) Continuous Improvement
2 8 (72.73%) Capacity Management
2 8 (72.73%) Disaster Recovery
2 8 (72.73%) Asset Management
3 7 (63.64%) Project Management
4 4 (36.36%) Service Management
5 3 (27.27%) Coaching
6 2 (18.18%) Facility Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (90.91%) SQL
1 10 (90.91%) T-SQL
2 7 (63.64%) PL/SQL
3 3 (27.27%) Java
3 3 (27.27%) VBScript
4 2 (18.18%) VB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (72.73%) Active Directory
2 4 (36.36%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (36.36%) Data Guard
2 3 (27.27%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Oracle
1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (72.73%) IBM
3 3 (27.27%) Red Hat