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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 155 125 45
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -80
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 88 136 245
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.31% 1.89% 4.63%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.11% 6.02% 13.67%
Number of salaries quoted 77 111 205
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +18.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +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
2142 2258 1792
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 31.90% 31.45% 33.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1822 1815 1501
Average salary £42,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 -36 56 £39,000 +4.00% 5
South Yorkshire +6 22 £33,750 -32.50% 2
North Yorkshire -17 9 £43,750 +13.63%
East Yorkshire +3 2 £40,000 +26.98% 1
SQL Server 2005
England

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 239 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 133 (55.65%) SQL
3 131 (54.81%) .NET
3 131 (54.81%) SQL Server 2008
4 112 (46.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 108 (45.19%) C#
6 99 (41.42%) T-SQL
7 96 (40.17%) ASP.NET
8 86 (35.98%) MVC
9 85 (35.56%) Microsoft
9 85 (35.56%) CSS
10 84 (35.15%) Windows
11 82 (34.31%) HTML
12 77 (32.22%) SQL Server 2012
13 75 (31.38%) JavaScript
14 65 (27.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 61 (25.52%) ASP.NET MVC
16 57 (23.85%) Finance
17 53 (22.18%) Web Services
17 53 (22.18%) MS Excel
18 44 (18.41%) .NET Framework
19 40 (16.74%) Agile Software Development
19 40 (16.74%) Mentoring
20 39 (16.32%) Entity Framework
20 39 (16.32%) jQuery
20 39 (16.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
21 37 (15.48%) TDD
22 36 (15.06%) Visual Studio
23 35 (14.64%) XML
23 35 (14.64%) Data Warehouse

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 34 (14.23%) IIS
2 21 (8.79%) SharePoint
3 13 (5.44%) MS Exchange
4 12 (5.02%) Exchange Server 2010
5 10 (4.18%) JBoss
6 6 (2.51%) SharePoint 2010
6 6 (2.51%) BizTalk Server
7 5 (2.09%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (0.84%) Apache
9 1 (0.42%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 53 (22.18%) MS Excel
2 12 (5.02%) MS Office
3 2 (0.84%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.42%) MS Project
4 1 (0.42%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.42%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 17 (7.11%) Dynamics NAV
2 16 (6.69%) SAP Business One
2 16 (6.69%) Pegasus Opera
2 16 (6.69%) Sage 200
3 2 (0.84%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 24 (10.04%) Google Analytics
2 3 (1.26%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (7.53%) Intranet
2 7 (2.93%) SAN
3 5 (2.09%) NAS
3 5 (2.09%) VPN
4 3 (1.26%) DNS
4 3 (1.26%) DHCP
4 3 (1.26%) Firewall
5 2 (0.84%) WAN
5 2 (0.84%) GPRS
5 2 (0.84%) LAN
5 2 (0.84%) Internet
6 1 (0.42%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 239 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 131 (54.81%) SQL Server 2008
3 112 (46.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 77 (32.22%) SQL Server 2012
5 65 (27.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 39 (16.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 35 (14.64%) Data Warehouse
8 26 (10.88%) Relational Database
9 13 (5.44%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 8 (3.35%) SQL Server 2000
11 7 (2.93%) VLDB
11 7 (2.93%) OLAP
12 6 (2.51%) MySQL
12 6 (2.51%) NoSQL
13 4 (1.67%) Oracle Database
13 4 (1.67%) Oracle Database 10g
13 4 (1.67%) JasperReports
14 3 (1.26%) Oracle8/8i Database
15 2 (0.84%) RDBMS
15 2 (0.84%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 36 (15.06%) Visual Studio
2 32 (13.39%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (1.26%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (0.84%) Dreamweaver
5 1 (0.42%) Subversion
General
1 57 (23.85%) Finance
2 25 (10.46%) Marketing
3 18 (7.53%) Manufacturing
4 14 (5.86%) Retail
5 10 (4.18%) Pharmaceutical
6 5 (2.09%) Telecoms
6 5 (2.09%) Local Government
7 3 (1.26%) Legal
8 1 (0.42%) Games
Job Titles
1 131 (54.81%) Developer
2 44 (18.41%) .NET Developer
3 38 (15.90%) DBA
4 37 (15.48%) Web Developer
5 35 (14.64%) Senior Developer
6 27 (11.30%) Analyst
7 24 (10.04%) .NET Web Developer
8 23 (9.62%) SQL DBA
9 19 (7.95%) Consultant
10 16 (6.69%) Implementation Consultant
10 16 (6.69%) ERP Consultant
10 16 (6.69%) ERP Implementation Consultant
11 13 (5.44%) ASP.NET Developer
12 12 (5.02%) Business Intelligence Developer
12 12 (5.02%) Programmer
13 11 (4.60%) Administrator
13 11 (4.60%) SQL Server DBA
13 11 (4.60%) SQL Developer
14 10 (4.18%) Analyst Programmer
15 9 (3.77%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 131 (54.81%) .NET
2 96 (40.17%) ASP.NET
3 85 (35.56%) CSS
4 82 (34.31%) HTML
5 61 (25.52%) ASP.NET MVC
6 53 (22.18%) Web Services
7 44 (18.41%) .NET Framework
8 39 (16.32%) jQuery
8 39 (16.32%) Entity Framework
9 35 (14.64%) XML
10 33 (13.81%) HTML5
11 32 (13.39%) WinForms
12 22 (9.21%) WCF
13 18 (7.53%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 14 (5.86%) LINQ
14 14 (5.86%) ASP.NET Web API
14 14 (5.86%) ASP.NET 2.0
15 9 (3.77%) Apache Flex
16 6 (2.51%) Ajax
17 5 (2.09%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 21 (8.79%) Clustering
2 16 (6.69%) Graphic Design
2 16 (6.69%) Animation
3 12 (5.02%) Replication
4 10 (4.18%) Informatics
4 10 (4.18%) NHS
5 9 (3.77%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (2.93%) Computer Science
7 5 (2.09%) N-Tier
7 5 (2.09%) Data Centre
8 4 (1.67%) Management Information System
9 3 (1.26%) Data Structures
9 3 (1.26%) Data Extraction
9 3 (1.26%) Data Integration
10 2 (0.84%) Telematics
10 2 (0.84%) GIS
11 1 (0.42%) RIA
11 1 (0.42%) Visualisation
11 1 (0.42%) EqualLogic
11 1 (0.42%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 84 (35.15%) Windows
2 14 (5.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (3.77%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (2.51%) Linux
4 6 (2.51%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (2.09%) UNIX
6 3 (1.26%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.42%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.42%) Android
7 1 (0.42%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (35.98%) MVC
2 40 (16.74%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (16.74%) Mentoring
3 37 (15.48%) TDD
4 34 (14.23%) ETL
5 27 (11.30%) ITIL
5 27 (11.30%) Analytics
6 25 (10.46%) Web Development
7 24 (10.04%) SEO
8 19 (7.95%) Scrum
8 19 (7.95%) Business Analysis
9 18 (7.53%) GAP Analysis
10 17 (7.11%) Business Intelligence
10 17 (7.11%) ERP
11 14 (5.86%) Migration
11 14 (5.86%) Kimball Methodology
12 13 (5.44%) OOP
13 11 (4.60%) OO
13 11 (4.60%) SOA
14 10 (4.18%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 133 (55.65%) SQL
2 108 (45.19%) C#
3 99 (41.42%) T-SQL
4 75 (31.38%) JavaScript
5 25 (10.46%) PowerShell
6 22 (9.21%) VB.NET
7 8 (3.35%) VBA
8 7 (2.93%) Java
8 7 (2.93%) VB
9 5 (2.09%) VB6
10 2 (0.84%) PHP
11 1 (0.42%) Python
11 1 (0.42%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.42%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 24 (10.04%) Degree
2 8 (3.35%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (1.67%) Security Cleared
4 3 (1.26%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (1.26%) MCAD
5 1 (0.42%) MCSA
5 1 (0.42%) MCDBA
5 1 (0.42%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (0.42%) MCTS
5 1 (0.42%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.18%) SLA
1 10 (4.18%) SNOMED CT
2 3 (1.26%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.42%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.42%) QA
System Software
1 15 (6.28%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (5.86%) Active Directory
3 5 (2.09%) XenApp
4 3 (1.26%) vSphere
5 2 (0.84%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 13 (5.44%) SCCM
1 13 (5.44%) SCOM
2 5 (2.09%) Opsview
2 5 (2.09%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (0.42%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 85 (35.56%) Microsoft
2 25 (10.46%) Google
3 16 (6.69%) SAP
3 16 (6.69%) Pegasus
3 16 (6.69%) Sage
4 15 (6.28%) VMware
5 7 (2.93%) Oracle
6 6 (2.51%) Citrix
6 6 (2.51%) NetApp
6 6 (2.51%) Symantec
7 5 (2.09%) Kaspersky
7 5 (2.09%) Dell Compellent
7 5 (2.09%) CommVault
7 5 (2.09%) CheckPoint
7 5 (2.09%) Avaya
8 2 (0.84%) Genesys
8 2 (0.84%) Cognos
8 2 (0.84%) ESRI
9 1 (0.42%) Hyland
9 1 (0.42%) Veeam
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