The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for SQL Server 2005 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SQL Server 2005 over the 3 months to 22 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank - 110 111
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 0 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge - 0.27% 0.35%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 1.19% 1.28%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 4
Median salary - £27,000 £29,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - -7.69%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +0.62% -  

SQL Server 2005 is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Cambridge
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 316 335 391
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 26.58% 22.96% 27.17%
Number of salaries quoted 265 273 334
Median salary £47,500 £43,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.46% +7.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

SQL Server 2005
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridge citing SQL Server 2005 as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server 2005 in Cambridge

SQL Server 2005
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Salary trend for SQL Server 2005 in Cambridge