The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2005 skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2005 over the 3 months to 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 111 76 23
Rank change year-on-year
-35 -53
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 97 180 306
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.97% 3.51% 7.87%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.20% 10.52% 22.53%
Number of salaries quoted 94 176 268
Average salary £37,500 £36,500 £32,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% +13.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,611 £30,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
SQL Server 2005
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 West Yorkshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1564 1711 1358
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 31.81% 33.36% 34.93%
Number of salaries quoted 1298 1447 1113
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
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 West Yorkshire

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

SQL Server 2005 Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

SQL Server 2005
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

SQL Server 2005 Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

SQL Server 2005
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2005 across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015.

SQL Server 2005 Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

SQL Server 2005
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server 2005 within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Leeds -54 55 £35,000 -4.10% 3
Bradford -6 23 £45,000 +16.12% 5
Huddersfield - 7 £40,000 -
Wakefield -5 5 £35,000 -12.50%
SQL Server 2005
Yorkshire

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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.

1 179 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 140 (78.21%) SQL Server 2008
3 100 (55.87%) SQL
4 84 (46.93%) .NET
5 83 (46.37%) Microsoft
6 79 (44.13%) Windows
7 78 (43.58%) C#
8 76 (42.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 71 (39.66%) T-SQL
10 58 (32.40%) ASP.NET
11 53 (29.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 52 (29.05%) SQL Server 2012
13 47 (26.26%) MVC
14 42 (23.46%) MS Excel
15 41 (22.91%) Web Services
16 40 (22.35%) ITIL
17 37 (20.67%) HTML
17 37 (20.67%) JavaScript
18 36 (20.11%) .NET Framework
19 35 (19.55%) ASP.NET MVC
19 35 (19.55%) CSS
20 32 (17.88%) TDD
21 29 (16.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
21 29 (16.20%) Business Intelligence
21 29 (16.20%) UNIX
21 29 (16.20%) Entity Framework
22 28 (15.64%) Clustering
23 27 (15.08%) Agile Software Development
23 27 (15.08%) ETL
24 26 (14.53%) VMware

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 24 (13.41%) MS Exchange
2 20 (11.17%) Exchange Server 2010
3 17 (9.50%) IIS
3 17 (9.50%) Exchange Server 2007
4 16 (8.94%) SharePoint
5 6 (3.35%) Office Communications Server
6 4 (2.23%) Mule
6 4 (2.23%) BizTalk Server
6 4 (2.23%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (1.12%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (1.12%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 42 (23.46%) MS Excel
2 21 (11.73%) MS Office
3 5 (2.79%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.12%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 23 (12.85%) NAS
2 19 (10.61%) SAN
3 13 (7.26%) VPN
4 8 (4.47%) Internet
5 7 (3.91%) DNS
6 5 (2.79%) DHCP
7 3 (1.68%) Firewall
8 2 (1.12%) Wireless
8 2 (1.12%) VLAN
8 2 (1.12%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 179 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 140 (78.21%) SQL Server 2008
3 76 (42.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 53 (29.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 52 (29.05%) SQL Server 2012
6 29 (16.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 15 (8.38%) SQL Server 2000
7 15 (8.38%) Data Warehouse
8 11 (6.15%) Oracle Database 11g
8 11 (6.15%) Oracle Database
9 9 (5.03%) Oracle Database 10g
10 8 (4.47%) Oracle9i Database
11 7 (3.91%) Relational Database
12 6 (3.35%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 3 (1.68%) DTS
14 2 (1.12%) OLTP
14 2 (1.12%) OLAP
14 2 (1.12%) PerformancePoint
15 1 (0.56%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
15 1 (0.56%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 25 (13.97%) Team Foundation Server
2 19 (10.61%) Subversion
3 17 (9.50%) Visual Studio
4 12 (6.70%) NUnit
5 10 (5.59%) TortoiseSVN
5 10 (5.59%) MSTest
6 2 (1.12%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 2 (1.12%) ReSharper
General
1 24 (13.41%) Finance
2 4 (2.23%) Legal
3 2 (1.12%) Manufacturing
3 2 (1.12%) Back Office
4 1 (0.56%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.56%) Advertising
4 1 (0.56%) Banking
Job Titles
1 81 (45.25%) Developer
2 35 (19.55%) DBA
3 33 (18.44%) SQL DBA
4 32 (17.88%) .NET Developer
5 21 (11.73%) SQL Server DBA
6 18 (10.06%) Senior Developer
6 18 (10.06%) Analyst
7 17 (9.50%) Software Developer
7 17 (9.50%) Applications Support
8 13 (7.26%) C# Developer
8 13 (7.26%) C# .NET Developer
9 12 (6.70%) Support Analyst
10 11 (6.15%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 11 (6.15%) Technical Engineer
10 11 (6.15%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
11 10 (5.59%) Business Intelligence Manager
11 10 (5.59%) Administrator
11 10 (5.59%) Applications Support Analyst
12 9 (5.03%) 3rd Line Support
13 8 (4.47%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (46.93%) .NET
2 58 (32.40%) ASP.NET
3 41 (22.91%) Web Services
4 37 (20.67%) HTML
5 36 (20.11%) .NET Framework
6 35 (19.55%) CSS
6 35 (19.55%) ASP.NET MVC
7 29 (16.20%) Entity Framework
8 19 (10.61%) WinForms
9 18 (10.06%) XML
9 18 (10.06%) HTML5
10 17 (9.50%) WCF
11 14 (7.82%) jQuery
12 13 (7.26%) MSMQ
13 12 (6.70%) Ajax
14 11 (6.15%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 10 (5.59%) NHibernate
15 10 (5.59%) XHTML
16 9 (5.03%) WPF
17 8 (4.47%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 28 (15.64%) Clustering
2 12 (6.70%) Visualisation
2 12 (6.70%) Replication
3 11 (6.15%) Statistics
4 5 (2.79%) N-Tier
5 3 (1.68%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.12%) Blackberry
6 2 (1.12%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.56%) W3C
7 1 (0.56%) Data Conversion
7 1 (0.56%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 79 (44.13%) Windows
2 29 (16.20%) UNIX
3 25 (13.97%) Windows Server 2003
3 25 (13.97%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (10.06%) Linux
5 8 (4.47%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (2.79%) Windows 7
7 3 (1.68%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (26.26%) MVC
2 40 (22.35%) ITIL
3 32 (17.88%) TDD
4 29 (16.20%) Business Intelligence
5 27 (15.08%) ETL
5 27 (15.08%) Agile Software Development
6 25 (13.97%) Mentoring
7 19 (10.61%) Performance Tuning
7 19 (10.61%) OO
8 17 (9.50%) Change Control
9 10 (5.59%) PRINCE2
9 10 (5.59%) Migration
10 6 (3.35%) Technical Architecture
10 6 (3.35%) OOD
11 5 (2.79%) Service Delivery
11 5 (2.79%) OOP
11 5 (2.79%) Web Development
11 5 (2.79%) Information Management
11 5 (2.79%) Disaster Recovery
11 5 (2.79%) Financial Modelling
Programming Languages
1 100 (55.87%) SQL
2 78 (43.58%) C#
3 71 (39.66%) T-SQL
4 37 (20.67%) JavaScript
5 20 (11.17%) VB
6 19 (10.61%) VBA
7 18 (10.06%) VB.NET
8 10 (5.59%) Delphi
9 6 (3.35%) VB6
9 6 (3.35%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.56%) C
10 1 (0.56%) C++
10 1 (0.56%) Perl
10 1 (0.56%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 13 (7.26%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (6.70%) Degree
3 4 (2.23%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (1.68%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.12%) MCTS
5 2 (1.12%) MCITP
5 2 (1.12%) MCP
5 2 (1.12%) MCSE
5 2 (1.12%) MCSA
6 1 (0.56%) HND
6 1 (0.56%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (10.06%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (14.53%) Active Directory
1 26 (14.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (9.50%) XenApp
3 6 (3.35%) XenServer
4 5 (2.79%) vSphere
4 5 (2.79%) Hyper-V
5 4 (2.23%) VMware ESX
6 3 (1.68%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.56%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 11 (6.15%) Norton AntiVirus
1 11 (6.15%) SCCM
1 11 (6.15%) SCOM
2 9 (5.03%) Opsview
3 4 (2.23%) NetBackup
4 2 (1.12%) WSUS
5 1 (0.56%) OpenView
5 1 (0.56%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (0.56%) Oracle Flashback
5 1 (0.56%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 83 (46.37%) Microsoft
2 26 (14.53%) VMware
3 21 (11.73%) Oracle
4 20 (11.17%) Citrix
5 17 (9.50%) NetApp
6 15 (8.38%) Symantec
7 11 (6.15%) Kaspersky
8 9 (5.03%) CheckPoint
9 8 (4.47%) CommVault
10 6 (3.35%) AppSense
11 4 (2.23%) IBM
11 4 (2.23%) EMC
11 4 (2.23%) Intel
12 2 (1.12%) Lotus
12 2 (1.12%) Twitter
13 1 (0.56%) Splunk
13 1 (0.56%) Remedy
13 1 (0.56%) Avaya
13 1 (0.56%) Business Objects
13 1 (0.56%) HP
Bradford, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + benefits + pensions
Posted: 2 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 2 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Leeds
EMIS
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago