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

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 131 50 26
Rank change year-on-year
-81 -24
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 135 323 455
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.93% 4.96% 7.63%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.58% 14.15% 20.60%
Number of salaries quoted 122 274 398
Average salary £36,750 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.68% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,100 £28,700 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,750 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
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
2052 2283 2209
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 29.28% 35.06% 37.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1751 1876 1953
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 £27,500 £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 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 26 January 2015.

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 26 January 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
West Yorkshire -71 87 £35,000 - 17
South Yorkshire -1 35 £40,000 +6.66% 3
North Yorkshire -38 9 £42,500 - 1
East Yorkshire - 4 £40,500 -
SQL Server 2005
England

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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.

1 300 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 228 (76.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 177 (59.00%) Microsoft
4 155 (51.67%) SQL
5 149 (49.67%) .NET
6 139 (46.33%) C#
7 135 (45.00%) Windows
8 97 (32.33%) ASP.NET
9 93 (31.00%) SQL Server 2012
10 90 (30.00%) T-SQL
11 82 (27.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 79 (26.33%) MS Excel
13 76 (25.33%) MVC
14 75 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 58 (19.33%) Agile Software Development
16 57 (19.00%) VMware
16 57 (19.00%) Active Directory
17 55 (18.33%) Windows Server 2003
18 53 (17.67%) MS Exchange
19 52 (17.33%) Windows Server 2008
20 51 (17.00%) VMware Infrastructure
21 49 (16.33%) Exchange Server 2007
21 49 (16.33%) Citrix
21 49 (16.33%) UNIX
21 49 (16.33%) WinForms
22 48 (16.00%) ASP.NET MVC
23 47 (15.67%) Exchange Server 2010
23 47 (15.67%) Finance
24 46 (15.33%) Oracle
25 45 (15.00%) HTML

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 53 (17.67%) MS Exchange
2 49 (16.33%) Exchange Server 2007
3 47 (15.67%) Exchange Server 2010
4 33 (11.00%) SharePoint
5 27 (9.00%) IIS
6 23 (7.67%) Office Communications Server
7 12 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2003
8 3 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (1.00%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (0.67%) Lync
9 2 (0.67%) Mule
9 2 (0.67%) WordPress
9 2 (0.67%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (0.67%) Apache
9 2 (0.67%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (0.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 2 (0.67%) CMS
10 1 (0.33%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 79 (26.33%) MS Excel
2 40 (13.33%) MS Office
3 4 (1.33%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 25 (8.33%) Dynamics NAV
2 8 (2.67%) SAP Business One
2 8 (2.67%) Pegasus Opera
2 8 (2.67%) Sage 200
3 5 (1.67%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (1.33%) Google Analytics
5 3 (1.00%) Dynamics AX
5 3 (1.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.67%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 45 (15.00%) SAN
2 40 (13.33%) NAS
3 23 (7.67%) VPN
4 12 (4.00%) DNS
5 8 (2.67%) WAAS
5 8 (2.67%) Cisco Nexus
6 7 (2.33%) DHCP
7 4 (1.33%) Internet
7 4 (1.33%) Firewall
8 3 (1.00%) LAN
8 3 (1.00%) WAN
9 2 (0.67%) TCP/IP
9 2 (0.67%) Intranet
9 2 (0.67%) Wireless
9 2 (0.67%) VLAN
10 1 (0.33%) Wi-Fi
10 1 (0.33%) Broadband
10 1 (0.33%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 300 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 228 (76.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 93 (31.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 82 (27.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 75 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 41 (13.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 31 (10.33%) Oracle Database
8 28 (9.33%) Oracle Database 11g
9 27 (9.00%) Oracle Database 10g
10 24 (8.00%) Oracle9i Database
11 21 (7.00%) Data Warehouse
12 18 (6.00%) SQL Server 2000
13 12 (4.00%) Relational Database
14 10 (3.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 7 (2.33%) OLAP
16 6 (2.00%) MS Access
16 6 (2.00%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
17 5 (1.67%) SQLite
18 4 (1.33%) OLTP
19 3 (1.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 44 (14.67%) Visual Studio
2 22 (7.33%) Subversion
3 16 (5.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 15 (5.00%) NUnit
5 13 (4.33%) MSTest
6 11 (3.67%) TortoiseSVN
7 5 (1.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 5 (1.67%) Xcode
7 5 (1.67%) Eclipse
8 3 (1.00%) Dreamweaver
8 3 (1.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 3 (1.00%) ReSharper
9 2 (0.67%) NSubstitute
General
1 47 (15.67%) Finance
2 25 (8.33%) Manufacturing
3 9 (3.00%) Legal
4 7 (2.33%) Marketing
5 5 (1.67%) Back Office
6 3 (1.00%) Retail
7 2 (0.67%) Advertising
8 1 (0.33%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 145 (48.33%) Developer
2 64 (21.33%) .NET Developer
3 33 (11.00%) Software Developer
3 33 (11.00%) DBA
4 32 (10.67%) C# Developer
5 29 (9.67%) SQL DBA
5 29 (9.67%) C# .NET Developer
6 27 (9.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 24 (8.00%) C# Software Developer
8 22 (7.33%) SQL Developer
8 22 (7.33%) Applications Support
8 22 (7.33%) Consultant
9 21 (7.00%) Web Developer
9 21 (7.00%) Analyst
9 21 (7.00%) SQL Server DBA
9 21 (7.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 21 (7.00%) Technical Engineer
9 21 (7.00%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
10 19 (6.33%) ERP Consultant
11 18 (6.00%) Implementation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 149 (49.67%) .NET
2 97 (32.33%) ASP.NET
3 49 (16.33%) WinForms
4 48 (16.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 45 (15.00%) HTML
6 44 (14.67%) WCF
7 42 (14.00%) CSS
8 41 (13.67%) .NET Framework
9 39 (13.00%) jQuery
9 39 (13.00%) Web Services
10 34 (11.33%) XML
11 28 (9.33%) WPF
11 28 (9.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 24 (8.00%) Silverlight
13 18 (6.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 17 (5.67%) Ajax
14 17 (5.67%) XHTML
15 15 (5.00%) NHibernate
16 11 (3.67%) MSMQ
17 10 (3.33%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 43 (14.33%) Clustering
2 21 (7.00%) Statistics
3 16 (5.33%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (4.67%) Replication
4 14 (4.67%) Visualisation
5 9 (3.00%) N-Tier
6 8 (2.67%) Management Information System
6 8 (2.67%) CLARiiON
6 8 (2.67%) Celerra
7 5 (1.67%) Mobile App
8 2 (0.67%) New Media
8 2 (0.67%) Data Extraction
8 2 (0.67%) Blackberry
8 2 (0.67%) Mathematics
8 2 (0.67%) Physics
9 1 (0.33%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.33%) W3C
9 1 (0.33%) Data Integration
9 1 (0.33%) Open Source
9 1 (0.33%) Data Conversion
Operating Systems
1 135 (45.00%) Windows
2 55 (18.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 52 (17.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 49 (16.33%) UNIX
5 39 (13.00%) Linux
6 16 (5.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (1.67%) Android
7 5 (1.67%) Windows 7
7 5 (1.67%) Apple iOS
8 3 (1.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (25.33%) MVC
2 58 (19.33%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (14.00%) ITIL
4 36 (12.00%) Business Intelligence
4 36 (12.00%) Change Control
5 33 (11.00%) OO
6 28 (9.33%) ETL
6 28 (9.33%) Performance Tuning
7 27 (9.00%) ERP
8 26 (8.67%) Technical Architecture
9 21 (7.00%) TDD
10 19 (6.33%) Business Analysis
10 19 (6.33%) GAP Analysis
10 19 (6.33%) Mentoring
11 18 (6.00%) Migration
12 14 (4.67%) Scrum
12 14 (4.67%) Web Development
13 13 (4.33%) OOP
13 13 (4.33%) Disaster Recovery
14 10 (3.33%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 155 (51.67%) SQL
2 139 (46.33%) C#
3 90 (30.00%) T-SQL
4 44 (14.67%) JavaScript
5 37 (12.33%) VB.NET
6 26 (8.67%) VBA
7 24 (8.00%) VB
8 13 (4.33%) Delphi
9 6 (2.00%) PowerShell
10 5 (1.67%) Objective-C
11 4 (1.33%) VB6
12 2 (0.67%) Java
12 2 (0.67%) Perl
13 1 (0.33%) PHP
13 1 (0.33%) VBScript
13 1 (0.33%) C++
13 1 (0.33%) XPath
13 1 (0.33%) C
13 1 (0.33%) Python
13 1 (0.33%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 42 (14.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 30 (10.00%) Degree
3 16 (5.33%) MCTS
3 16 (5.33%) MCITP
4 10 (3.33%) MCSE
5 8 (2.67%) CCA
5 8 (2.67%) Citrix Certification
5 8 (2.67%) CCEA
5 8 (2.67%) NCDA
5 8 (2.67%) NCIE
5 8 (2.67%) VCAP
5 8 (2.67%) VTSP
5 8 (2.67%) CCIA
5 8 (2.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 4 (1.33%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.67%) MCSA
7 2 (0.67%) MCP
7 2 (0.67%) SC Cleared
7 2 (0.67%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.33%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (10.67%) SLA
2 4 (1.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (1.33%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.67%) QA
4 1 (0.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 57 (19.00%) Active Directory
2 51 (17.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 36 (12.00%) XenApp
4 23 (7.67%) XenServer
5 18 (6.00%) Hyper-V
6 10 (3.33%) vSphere
7 8 (2.67%) vCloud
7 8 (2.67%) XenDesktop
8 5 (1.67%) VMware ESX
9 4 (1.33%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.33%) Oracle RMAN
10 1 (0.33%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 13 (4.33%) Norton AntiVirus
2 11 (3.67%) Opsview
3 6 (2.00%) SCCM
4 4 (1.33%) SCOM
5 3 (1.00%) WSUS
6 2 (0.67%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.33%) OpenView
7 1 (0.33%) HP Data Protector
7 1 (0.33%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 177 (59.00%) Microsoft
2 57 (19.00%) VMware
3 49 (16.33%) Citrix
4 46 (15.33%) Oracle
5 45 (15.00%) NetApp
6 25 (8.33%) CommVault
7 23 (7.67%) AppSense
8 15 (5.00%) Symantec
9 13 (4.33%) Kaspersky
9 13 (4.33%) CheckPoint
10 10 (3.33%) EMC
10 10 (3.33%) Cisco
11 8 (2.67%) SAP
11 8 (2.67%) Sage
11 8 (2.67%) Pegasus
11 8 (2.67%) 3PAR
12 4 (1.33%) Google
12 4 (1.33%) Twitter
13 3 (1.00%) Cognos
13 3 (1.00%) HP
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 5 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + pension, private HC
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £30000.00 - £33000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
OSM Ltd
Salary: Market related
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £33000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
IT MOB
Salary: £20,000 to £35,000 per annum + Benefits (Pension, Life Assurance, PHI)
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
IT MOB
Salary: £20,000 to £33,000 per annum + Benefits (Pension, Life Assurance, PHI)
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £25000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £20000.00 - £23000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Lea Consultancy Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Dependent upon qualifications and experience
Posted: 5 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + benefits + pensions
Posted: 6 days ago
Bradford
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Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits & Training
Posted: 11 days ago
Bradford
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Brighouse
Computer Futures
Salary: £28000 - £44000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
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Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum Plus pension and company benefits
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago