The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Essex 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 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server 2005
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 61 82 70
Rank change year-on-year +21 -12  
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 32 6 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 3.35% 0.61% 2.56%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.22% 1.86% 7.79%
Number of salaries quoted 27 6 30
Median salary £55,000 £37,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +48.64% -22.10%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,400 £34,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £46,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

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 Essex with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Essex
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 313 323 411
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 32.77% 32.69% 32.85%
Number of salaries quoted 263 275 324
Median salary £50,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £63,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

SQL Server 2005
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Essex 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 Essex

SQL Server 2005
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Salary trend for SQL Server 2005 in Essex

SQL Server 2005
Salary Histogram in Essex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server 2005 in Essex over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL Server 2005 in Essex

SQL Server 2005
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server 2005 within the Essex region over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brentwood - 4 - -
SQL Server 2005
East of England

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, IT jobs citing SQL Server 2005 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Essex region with a requirement for SQL Server 2005.

1 38 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 31 (81.58%) .NET
2 31 (81.58%) C#
2 31 (81.58%) ASP.NET
3 26 (68.42%) SQL
4 25 (65.79%) Windows
4 25 (65.79%) MVC
4 25 (65.79%) Visual Studio
4 25 (65.79%) SQL Server 2008
4 25 (65.79%) Team Foundation Server
5 21 (55.26%) AngularJS
5 21 (55.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 21 (55.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 21 (55.26%) SOAP
6 19 (50.00%) Microsoft
7 17 (44.74%) Agile Software Development
7 17 (44.74%) IIS
8 16 (42.11%) Web Services
9 14 (36.84%) Microsoft Certification
9 14 (36.84%) MCTS
9 14 (36.84%) Finance
9 14 (36.84%) WCF
10 13 (34.21%) Web Development
10 13 (34.21%) OO
10 13 (34.21%) XML
10 13 (34.21%) SQL Server 2012
10 13 (34.21%) KnockoutJS
11 11 (28.95%) Test Automation
11 11 (28.95%) NoSQL
11 11 (28.95%) PCI DSS

SQL Server 2005
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 17 (44.74%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 25 (65.79%) SQL Server 2008
3 21 (55.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 21 (55.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 13 (34.21%) SQL Server 2012
5 11 (28.95%) Hadoop
5 11 (28.95%) MySQL
5 11 (28.95%) NoSQL
5 11 (28.95%) RDBMS
5 11 (28.95%) Relational Database
5 11 (28.95%) SQL Server 2000
5 11 (28.95%) SQL Server 2014
5 11 (28.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 6 (15.79%) MongoDB
7 5 (13.16%) DTS
8 1 (2.63%) ActiveReports
8 1 (2.63%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 25 (65.79%) Team Foundation Server
1 25 (65.79%) Visual Studio
2 6 (15.79%) Octopus Deploy
2 6 (15.79%) TeamCity
General
1 14 (36.84%) Finance
2 1 (2.63%) Banking
Job Titles
1 25 (65.79%) Developer
2 18 (47.37%) C# Developer
3 11 (28.95%) .NET Developer
4 10 (26.32%) SQL Developer
5 9 (23.68%) C# .NET Developer
6 8 (21.05%) ASP.NET Developer
6 8 (21.05%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 7 (18.42%) DBA
7 7 (18.42%) SQL DBA
7 7 (18.42%) SQL Server DBA
8 6 (15.79%) Customer Communications Manager
8 6 (15.79%) DevOps Manager
9 4 (10.53%) C# WPF Developer
9 4 (10.53%) Senior C# Developer
9 4 (10.53%) Senior Developer
9 4 (10.53%) WPF Developer
10 2 (5.26%) .NET Web Developer
10 2 (5.26%) Administrator
10 2 (5.26%) C# Web Developer
10 2 (5.26%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (81.58%) .NET
1 31 (81.58%) ASP.NET
2 21 (55.26%) AngularJS
2 21 (55.26%) SOAP
3 16 (42.11%) Web Services
4 14 (36.84%) WCF
5 13 (34.21%) KnockoutJS
5 13 (34.21%) XML
6 11 (28.95%) Angular 2
7 10 (26.32%) WPF
8 8 (21.05%) ASP.NET MVC
8 8 (21.05%) ASP.NET Web API
8 8 (21.05%) Node.js
8 8 (21.05%) REST
9 6 (15.79%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 6 (15.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 4 (10.53%) WinForms
11 3 (7.89%) CSS
11 3 (7.89%) HTML
12 2 (5.26%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 11 (28.95%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (5.26%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 25 (65.79%) Windows
2 11 (28.95%) Windows Server
3 6 (15.79%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (65.79%) MVC
2 17 (44.74%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (34.21%) OO
3 13 (34.21%) Web Development
4 11 (28.95%) Business Intelligence
4 11 (28.95%) Continuous Delivery
4 11 (28.95%) Data Protection
4 11 (28.95%) DevOps
4 11 (28.95%) Disaster Recovery
4 11 (28.95%) High Availability
4 11 (28.95%) Performance Tuning
4 11 (28.95%) Release Management
4 11 (28.95%) Test Automation
5 6 (15.79%) Document Composition
5 6 (15.79%) Front End Development
5 6 (15.79%) Information Security Management
5 6 (15.79%) Mentoring
5 6 (15.79%) SDLC
5 6 (15.79%) Security Management
5 6 (15.79%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 31 (81.58%) C#
2 26 (68.42%) SQL
3 9 (23.68%) VB.NET
4 6 (15.79%) Perl
4 6 (15.79%) PowerShell
5 2 (5.26%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 14 (36.84%) MCTS
1 14 (36.84%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (28.95%) MCITP
3 7 (18.42%) Degree
4 3 (7.89%) MCP
5 2 (5.26%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (28.95%) GDPR
1 11 (28.95%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (28.95%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 19 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (28.95%) Oracle