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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 121 43 28
Rank change year-on-year
-78 -15
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 165 303 452
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.19% 5.39% 7.75%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.05% 14.89% 21.98%
Number of salaries quoted 137 256 402
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,750 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £42,500 £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
2340 2035 2056
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 31.05% 36.22% 35.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1883 1717 1783
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 24 October 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 24 October 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 -86 100 £35,000 +9.37% 20
South Yorkshire -9 41 £32,500 - 3
North Yorkshire -7 25 £45,000 +15.38% 3
East Yorkshire +9 6 £28,250 +14.14%
SQL Server 2005
England

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 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.

1 309 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 246 (79.61%) SQL Server 2008
3 180 (58.25%) Microsoft
4 172 (55.66%) .NET
5 169 (54.69%) SQL
6 146 (47.25%) C#
7 123 (39.81%) Windows
8 120 (38.83%) T-SQL
9 101 (32.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 90 (29.13%) ASP.NET
11 82 (26.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 79 (25.57%) MS Excel
13 77 (24.92%) SQL Server 2012
14 64 (20.71%) MVC
15 57 (18.45%) Agile Software Development
15 57 (18.45%) XML
15 57 (18.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 56 (18.12%) VMware
17 55 (17.80%) .NET Framework
18 54 (17.48%) HTML
18 54 (17.48%) Active Directory
19 53 (17.15%) MS Exchange
20 52 (16.83%) CSS
20 52 (16.83%) Web Services
20 52 (16.83%) Business Intelligence
21 50 (16.18%) Windows Server 2003
22 49 (15.86%) Windows Server 2008
23 48 (15.53%) WinForms
24 47 (15.21%) VMware Infrastructure
24 47 (15.21%) WCF

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 53 (17.15%) MS Exchange
2 46 (14.89%) Exchange Server 2007
3 45 (14.56%) Exchange Server 2010
4 35 (11.33%) IIS
5 30 (9.71%) SharePoint
6 28 (9.06%) Office Communications Server
7 17 (5.50%) Exchange Server 2003
8 4 (1.29%) Apache
8 4 (1.29%) CMS
8 4 (1.29%) SharePoint 2013
8 4 (1.29%) Exchange Server 2013
8 4 (1.29%) Lync
9 3 (0.97%) SharePoint 2010
10 2 (0.65%) Kentico
10 2 (0.65%) WordPress
11 1 (0.32%) Tomcat
Applications
1 79 (25.57%) MS Excel
2 36 (11.65%) MS Office
3 7 (2.27%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 12 (3.88%) Dynamics NAV
2 5 (1.62%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (1.29%) Google Analytics
4 3 (0.97%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (0.97%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.97%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 38 (12.30%) SAN
2 32 (10.36%) NAS
3 12 (3.88%) WAAS
3 12 (3.88%) Cisco Nexus
4 11 (3.56%) DNS
5 8 (2.59%) VPN
5 8 (2.59%) DHCP
6 5 (1.62%) LAN
6 5 (1.62%) WAN
7 4 (1.29%) Internet
8 2 (0.65%) Firewall
8 2 (0.65%) HTTP
8 2 (0.65%) TCP/IP
9 1 (0.32%) VoIP
9 1 (0.32%) CTI
9 1 (0.32%) Intranet
9 1 (0.32%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 309 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 246 (79.61%) SQL Server 2008
3 101 (32.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 82 (26.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 77 (24.92%) SQL Server 2012
6 57 (18.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 37 (11.97%) SQL Server 2000
7 37 (11.97%) Data Warehouse
8 21 (6.80%) Oracle Database
9 20 (6.47%) Oracle Database 11g
9 20 (6.47%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 17 (5.50%) OLAP
11 15 (4.85%) Oracle Database 10g
12 14 (4.53%) Oracle9i Database
13 12 (3.88%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
14 11 (3.56%) NoSQL
15 10 (3.24%) Relational Database
16 8 (2.59%) DTS
17 6 (1.94%) MS Access
18 2 (0.65%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 46 (14.89%) Visual Studio
2 24 (7.77%) Team Foundation Server
3 14 (4.53%) Subversion
4 12 (3.88%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 8 (2.59%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 6 (1.94%) MSTest
6 6 (1.94%) NUnit
7 5 (1.62%) ReSharper
8 4 (1.29%) TortoiseSVN
9 3 (0.97%) Dreamweaver
10 2 (0.65%) Appcelerator Titanium
10 2 (0.65%) NSubstitute
General
1 42 (13.59%) Finance
2 18 (5.83%) Legal
3 12 (3.88%) Manufacturing
4 9 (2.91%) Banking
5 6 (1.94%) Marketing
6 3 (0.97%) Back Office
6 3 (0.97%) Law
7 2 (0.65%) Advertising
8 1 (0.32%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.32%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 175 (56.63%) Developer
2 66 (21.36%) .NET Developer
3 40 (12.94%) SQL Developer
3 40 (12.94%) Software Developer
4 28 (9.06%) C# Developer
5 24 (7.77%) DBA
6 23 (7.44%) Applications Support
6 23 (7.44%) Analyst
6 23 (7.44%) VB.NET Developer
6 23 (7.44%) SQL DBA
7 22 (7.12%) Web Developer
8 21 (6.80%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 20 (6.47%) Senior Developer
10 19 (6.15%) C# Software Developer
10 19 (6.15%) C# .NET Developer
11 17 (5.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 17 (5.50%) Support Analyst
11 17 (5.50%) Architect
12 16 (5.18%) SQL Server Developer
12 16 (5.18%) Technical Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 172 (55.66%) .NET
2 90 (29.13%) ASP.NET
3 57 (18.45%) XML
4 55 (17.80%) .NET Framework
5 54 (17.48%) HTML
6 52 (16.83%) Web Services
6 52 (16.83%) CSS
7 48 (15.53%) WinForms
8 47 (15.21%) WCF
9 45 (14.56%) jQuery
10 40 (12.94%) ASP.NET MVC
11 18 (5.83%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 17 (5.50%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 17 (5.50%) WPF
13 16 (5.18%) Ajax
14 14 (4.53%) Silverlight
15 10 (3.24%) ASP.NET 2.0
15 10 (3.24%) ASP.NET Web API
15 10 (3.24%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 9 (2.91%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 35 (11.33%) Clustering
2 17 (5.50%) Management Information System
3 14 (4.53%) Statistics
4 12 (3.88%) Celerra
4 12 (3.88%) CLARiiON
4 12 (3.88%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (2.91%) Visualisation
6 8 (2.59%) Replication
7 7 (2.27%) Data Structures
8 5 (1.62%) NHS
8 5 (1.62%) DTV
9 4 (1.29%) N-Tier
10 2 (0.65%) New Media
11 1 (0.32%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.32%) IVR
11 1 (0.32%) Open Source
11 1 (0.32%) iSeries
11 1 (0.32%) Mathematics
11 1 (0.32%) Physics
11 1 (0.32%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 123 (39.81%) Windows
2 50 (16.18%) Windows Server 2003
3 49 (15.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 33 (10.68%) UNIX
5 31 (10.03%) Linux
6 13 (4.21%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (1.62%) Windows 2000 Server
7 5 (1.62%) Windows 7
8 2 (0.65%) Apple iOS
8 2 (0.65%) Android
9 1 (0.32%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (20.71%) MVC
2 57 (18.45%) Agile Software Development
3 52 (16.83%) Business Intelligence
4 38 (12.30%) ITIL
5 32 (10.36%) Technical Architecture
6 29 (9.39%) ETL
7 28 (9.06%) OO
7 28 (9.06%) Change Control
8 23 (7.44%) Performance Tuning
9 22 (7.12%) Scrum
10 20 (6.47%) ERP
10 20 (6.47%) Business Analysis
11 19 (6.15%) TDD
12 18 (5.83%) Mentoring
13 16 (5.18%) OOP
13 16 (5.18%) Unit Testing
14 14 (4.53%) Performance Management
14 14 (4.53%) Data Modelling
14 14 (4.53%) Data Analysis
15 13 (4.21%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 169 (54.69%) SQL
2 146 (47.25%) C#
3 120 (38.83%) T-SQL
4 44 (14.24%) JavaScript
5 41 (13.27%) VB.NET
6 30 (9.71%) VBA
7 26 (8.41%) VB
8 6 (1.94%) Delphi
8 6 (1.94%) VB6
9 3 (0.97%) Java
9 3 (0.97%) C++
9 3 (0.97%) VBScript
10 2 (0.65%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.32%) XPath
11 1 (0.32%) Perl
11 1 (0.32%) PHP
11 1 (0.32%) C
11 1 (0.32%) ActionScript
11 1 (0.32%) Python
11 1 (0.32%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 40 (12.94%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (5.83%) Degree
3 15 (4.85%) MCTS
3 15 (4.85%) MCITP
4 12 (3.88%) NCDA
4 12 (3.88%) NCIE
4 12 (3.88%) VCAP
4 12 (3.88%) VTSP
4 12 (3.88%) CCIA
4 12 (3.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 12 (3.88%) MCSE
4 12 (3.88%) CCA
4 12 (3.88%) Citrix Certification
4 12 (3.88%) CCEA
5 11 (3.56%) MCAD
6 5 (1.62%) Security Cleared
7 2 (0.65%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.65%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (8.09%) SLA
2 6 (1.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (1.62%) QA
4 3 (0.97%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 54 (17.48%) Active Directory
2 47 (15.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 29 (9.39%) XenApp
4 28 (9.06%) XenServer
5 20 (6.47%) Hyper-V
6 15 (4.85%) vSphere
7 13 (4.21%) XenDesktop
8 12 (3.88%) vCloud
9 8 (2.59%) VMware ESX
10 4 (1.29%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (0.32%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 10 (3.24%) SCCM
2 7 (2.27%) SCOM
3 3 (0.97%) HP Data Protector
3 3 (0.97%) NetBackup
3 3 (0.97%) WSUS
4 1 (0.32%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.32%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 180 (58.25%) Microsoft
2 56 (18.12%) VMware
3 45 (14.56%) Citrix
4 41 (13.27%) NetApp
5 32 (10.36%) Oracle
6 30 (9.71%) AppSense
7 28 (9.06%) CommVault
8 15 (4.85%) EMC
9 14 (4.53%) Cisco
10 12 (3.88%) 3PAR
11 5 (1.62%) HP
12 4 (1.29%) Google
13 3 (0.97%) Symantec
13 3 (0.97%) Metastorm
13 3 (0.97%) Twitter
13 3 (0.97%) Dell
13 3 (0.97%) IBM
13 3 (0.97%) Cognos
13 3 (0.97%) CheckPoint
14 2 (0.65%) Intel
York, North Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Leeds
Real Staffing
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 hours ago
West Yorkshire
DP Connect
Salary: £25000 - £33000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Brighouse
Computer Futures
Salary: £28000 - £44000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: £37000.00 - £44000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: bonus, pension, benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £36000 - £40000 per annum + Comprehensive benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £32000.00 - £38000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £21000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
IT MOB
Salary: From £20,000 to £33,000 per annum + Benefits (Pension, Life Assurance,
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
IT MOB
Salary: From £20,000 to £33,000 per annum +Benefits (Pension, Life Assurance,
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Basic salary negotiable + Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Halifax
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 per annum + benefits, bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + pension, private HC
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Basic salary negotiable + Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Basic salary negotiable + OTE
Posted: 6 days ago
West Yorkshire
Real Staffing
Salary: £43000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Harrogate
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
West Yorkshire
DP Connect
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago