The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2005 skills in IT jobs advertised for the 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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 129 46 25
Rank change year-on-year
-83 -21
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 145 337 473
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.04% 5.44% 7.67%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.72% 15.42% 20.75%
Number of salaries quoted 126 280 409
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
SQL Server 2005
England

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 Yorkshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
2157 2186 2279
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 30.31% 35.31% 36.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1810 1784 2004
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 £27,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

SQL Server 2005
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

SQL Server 2005 Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

SQL Server 2005
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

SQL Server 2005 Salary Trend in Yorkshire

SQL Server 2005
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2005 across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014.

SQL Server 2005 Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

SQL Server 2005
Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014. 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
West Yorkshire -76 91 £35,000 +7.69% 5
South Yorkshire -7 41 £40,000 +9.58% 2
North Yorkshire -32 11 £45,000 +8.43% 2
East Yorkshire -10 2 £32,750 +32.32%
SQL Server 2005
England

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the 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.

1 295 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 227 (76.95%) SQL Server 2008
3 162 (54.92%) Microsoft
4 159 (53.90%) SQL
5 154 (52.20%) .NET
6 139 (47.12%) C#
7 116 (39.32%) Windows
8 93 (31.53%) T-SQL
9 90 (30.51%) ASP.NET
10 85 (28.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 84 (28.47%) SQL Server 2012
12 82 (27.80%) MS Excel
13 79 (26.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 69 (23.39%) MVC
15 56 (18.98%) Agile Software Development
16 51 (17.29%) VMware
17 50 (16.95%) WinForms
17 50 (16.95%) Active Directory
18 49 (16.61%) MS Exchange
19 48 (16.27%) Windows Server 2003
19 48 (16.27%) Visual Studio
20 47 (15.93%) ITIL
21 45 (15.25%) Citrix
21 45 (15.25%) Windows Server 2008
21 45 (15.25%) Exchange Server 2007
22 44 (14.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
23 43 (14.58%) VMware Infrastructure
23 43 (14.58%) .NET Framework
23 43 (14.58%) ASP.NET MVC
23 43 (14.58%) Exchange Server 2010

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the 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 49 (16.61%) MS Exchange
2 45 (15.25%) Exchange Server 2007
3 43 (14.58%) Exchange Server 2010
4 28 (9.49%) SharePoint
5 26 (8.81%) IIS
6 23 (7.80%) Office Communications Server
7 16 (5.42%) Exchange Server 2003
8 3 (1.02%) Apache
8 3 (1.02%) SharePoint 2010
8 3 (1.02%) Lync
8 3 (1.02%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (0.68%) WordPress
9 2 (0.68%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 2 (0.68%) CMS
10 1 (0.34%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.34%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.34%) Mule
Applications
1 82 (27.80%) MS Excel
2 32 (10.85%) MS Office
3 1 (0.34%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.34%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 21 (7.12%) Dynamics NAV
2 5 (1.69%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (1.36%) SAP Business One
3 4 (1.36%) Google Analytics
3 4 (1.36%) Sage 200
3 4 (1.36%) Pegasus Opera
4 3 (1.02%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 3 (1.02%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.02%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 39 (13.22%) SAN
2 31 (10.51%) NAS
3 13 (4.41%) VPN
4 12 (4.07%) DNS
5 11 (3.73%) WAAS
5 11 (3.73%) Cisco Nexus
6 9 (3.05%) DHCP
7 4 (1.36%) LAN
7 4 (1.36%) WAN
7 4 (1.36%) Firewall
8 2 (0.68%) Wireless
8 2 (0.68%) VLAN
8 2 (0.68%) TCP/IP
8 2 (0.68%) Internet
9 1 (0.34%) CTI
9 1 (0.34%) Intranet
9 1 (0.34%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (0.34%) Broadband
9 1 (0.34%) VoIP
9 1 (0.34%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 295 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 227 (76.95%) SQL Server 2008
3 85 (28.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 84 (28.47%) SQL Server 2012
5 79 (26.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 44 (14.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 28 (9.49%) Data Warehouse
8 25 (8.47%) Oracle Database
9 24 (8.14%) Oracle Database 11g
10 23 (7.80%) SQL Server 2000
11 20 (6.78%) Oracle Database 10g
12 19 (6.44%) Oracle9i Database
13 13 (4.41%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 13 (4.41%) Relational Database
14 12 (4.07%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
15 7 (2.37%) MS Access
15 7 (2.37%) OLAP
16 5 (1.69%) SQLite
17 4 (1.36%) NoSQL
17 4 (1.36%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 48 (16.27%) Visual Studio
2 19 (6.44%) Subversion
3 18 (6.10%) Team Foundation Server
4 12 (4.07%) NUnit
5 11 (3.73%) MSTest
5 11 (3.73%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 9 (3.05%) TortoiseSVN
7 5 (1.69%) Xcode
7 5 (1.69%) Eclipse
8 4 (1.36%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 4 (1.36%) ReSharper
9 3 (1.02%) Dreamweaver
10 2 (0.68%) NSubstitute
General
1 42 (14.24%) Finance
2 21 (7.12%) Manufacturing
3 14 (4.75%) Legal
4 6 (2.03%) Marketing
5 4 (1.36%) Back Office
6 2 (0.68%) Advertising
6 2 (0.68%) Banking
7 1 (0.34%) Retail
7 1 (0.34%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 150 (50.85%) Developer
2 60 (20.34%) .NET Developer
3 29 (9.83%) C# Developer
3 29 (9.83%) Software Developer
4 28 (9.49%) SQL Developer
5 25 (8.47%) Analyst
5 25 (8.47%) Applications Support
5 25 (8.47%) C# .NET Developer
6 23 (7.80%) DBA
7 22 (7.46%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 21 (7.12%) Web Developer
8 21 (7.12%) SQL DBA
9 20 (6.78%) Senior Developer
9 20 (6.78%) C# Software Developer
10 19 (6.44%) Support Analyst
11 18 (6.10%) Consultant
11 18 (6.10%) Architect
11 18 (6.10%) Business Intelligence Developer
12 17 (5.76%) Applications Support Analyst
13 16 (5.42%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 154 (52.20%) .NET
2 90 (30.51%) ASP.NET
3 50 (16.95%) WinForms
4 43 (14.58%) .NET Framework
4 43 (14.58%) ASP.NET MVC
4 43 (14.58%) HTML
5 41 (13.90%) Web Services
5 41 (13.90%) XML
5 41 (13.90%) WCF
6 39 (13.22%) jQuery
6 39 (13.22%) CSS
7 23 (7.80%) WPF
7 23 (7.80%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 19 (6.44%) Silverlight
9 16 (5.42%) Ajax
10 15 (5.08%) XHTML
10 15 (5.08%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 13 (4.41%) NHibernate
12 12 (4.07%) Classic ASP
13 9 (3.05%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 36 (12.20%) Clustering
2 20 (6.78%) Statistics
3 18 (6.10%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (4.75%) Replication
5 13 (4.41%) Visualisation
6 12 (4.07%) Management Information System
7 11 (3.73%) Celerra
7 11 (3.73%) CLARiiON
8 9 (3.05%) N-Tier
9 5 (1.69%) Mobile App
10 2 (0.68%) Blackberry
10 2 (0.68%) Open Source
10 2 (0.68%) New Media
10 2 (0.68%) Mathematics
10 2 (0.68%) Physics
11 1 (0.34%) Computer Science
11 1 (0.34%) Data Conversion
11 1 (0.34%) DTV
11 1 (0.34%) NHS
11 1 (0.34%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 116 (39.32%) Windows
2 48 (16.27%) Windows Server 2003
3 45 (15.25%) Windows Server 2008
4 38 (12.88%) UNIX
5 31 (10.51%) Linux
6 14 (4.75%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (2.03%) Windows 7
8 5 (1.69%) Apple iOS
8 5 (1.69%) Android
9 3 (1.02%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.34%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (23.39%) MVC
2 56 (18.98%) Agile Software Development
3 47 (15.93%) ITIL
4 42 (14.24%) Business Intelligence
5 35 (11.86%) OO
6 28 (9.49%) Change Control
7 27 (9.15%) Technical Architecture
8 25 (8.47%) Performance Tuning
9 24 (8.14%) ERP
9 24 (8.14%) ETL
10 21 (7.12%) Mentoring
11 16 (5.42%) Migration
11 16 (5.42%) Business Analysis
12 15 (5.08%) GAP Analysis
12 15 (5.08%) TDD
12 15 (5.08%) Scrum
12 15 (5.08%) OOP
13 14 (4.75%) Data Analysis
13 14 (4.75%) Web Development
14 13 (4.41%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 159 (53.90%) SQL
2 139 (47.12%) C#
3 93 (31.53%) T-SQL
4 42 (14.24%) JavaScript
5 41 (13.90%) VB.NET
6 30 (10.17%) VBA
6 30 (10.17%) VB
7 11 (3.73%) Delphi
8 6 (2.03%) VB6
9 5 (1.69%) Objective-C
10 4 (1.36%) C++
11 3 (1.02%) Java
11 3 (1.02%) PowerShell
12 2 (0.68%) Perl
12 2 (0.68%) VBScript
12 2 (0.68%) C
13 1 (0.34%) XPath
13 1 (0.34%) Python
13 1 (0.34%) XQuery
13 1 (0.34%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 37 (12.54%) Microsoft Certification
2 25 (8.47%) Degree
3 16 (5.42%) MCTS
3 16 (5.42%) MCITP
4 13 (4.41%) MCSE
5 11 (3.73%) CCA
5 11 (3.73%) Citrix Certification
5 11 (3.73%) CCEA
5 11 (3.73%) NCDA
5 11 (3.73%) NCIE
5 11 (3.73%) VCAP
5 11 (3.73%) VTSP
5 11 (3.73%) CCIA
5 11 (3.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (0.68%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.68%) Security Cleared
6 2 (0.68%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (0.68%) MCSA
6 2 (0.68%) MCP
7 1 (0.34%) MCAD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (9.49%) SLA
2 6 (2.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.02%) QA
3 3 (1.02%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 50 (16.95%) Active Directory
2 43 (14.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 28 (9.49%) XenApp
4 23 (7.80%) XenServer
5 20 (6.78%) Hyper-V
6 12 (4.07%) vSphere
7 11 (3.73%) XenDesktop
7 11 (3.73%) vCloud
8 5 (1.69%) VMware ESXi
8 5 (1.69%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.34%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 7 (2.37%) SCCM
2 5 (1.69%) Norton AntiVirus
3 4 (1.36%) WSUS
3 4 (1.36%) SCOM
4 3 (1.02%) Opsview
5 2 (0.68%) HP Data Protector
6 1 (0.34%) Data Guard
6 1 (0.34%) OpenView
6 1 (0.34%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 162 (54.92%) Microsoft
2 51 (17.29%) VMware
3 45 (15.25%) Citrix
4 40 (13.56%) NetApp
5 39 (13.22%) Oracle
6 25 (8.47%) CommVault
7 24 (8.14%) AppSense
8 13 (4.41%) Cisco
9 12 (4.07%) EMC
10 11 (3.73%) 3PAR
11 6 (2.03%) CheckPoint
11 6 (2.03%) Symantec
12 5 (1.69%) SAP
12 5 (1.69%) Kaspersky
13 4 (1.36%) Google
13 4 (1.36%) HP
13 4 (1.36%) Pegasus
13 4 (1.36%) Sage
14 3 (1.02%) Dell
14 3 (1.02%) Cognos
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