The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 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 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server 2005
North West / Lancashire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 47 47
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 0 4 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire - 1.18% 2.10%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 3.17% 5.84%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 6
Median salary - £31,500 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.52%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year - +2.56%  

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 Lancashire with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Lancashire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 158 126 154
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 37.00% 37.06% 35.98%
Number of salaries quoted 152 111 143
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -6.04%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,096
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

SQL Server 2005
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Lancashire 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 Lancashire

SQL Server 2005
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Salary trend for SQL Server 2005 in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for SQL Server 2005.

1 9 (100.00%) C#
1 9 (100.00%) HTML
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 9 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 9 (100.00%) CSS
1 9 (100.00%) Web Services
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (100.00%) Ajax
1 9 (100.00%) WCF
2 8 (88.89%) VB6
2 8 (88.89%) AS400
2 8 (88.89%) Mainframe
2 8 (88.89%) Finance
2 8 (88.89%) Advertising
2 8 (88.89%) Windows
2 8 (88.89%) RDBMS
2 8 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 8 (88.89%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (88.89%) SOAP
2 8 (88.89%) JavaScript
2 8 (88.89%) SQL
2 8 (88.89%) VB
2 8 (88.89%) iSeries
2 8 (88.89%) RESTful
2 8 (88.89%) Relational Database
2 8 (88.89%) SDLC
3 1 (11.11%) C
3 1 (11.11%) Customer Insight
3 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC

SQL Server 2005
Co-occurring IT Skills in Lancashire 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (88.89%) RDBMS
2 8 (88.89%) Relational Database
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (88.89%) Advertising
1 8 (88.89%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) .NET Analyst Programmer
1 8 (88.89%) .NET Programmer
1 8 (88.89%) Analyst
1 8 (88.89%) Analyst Programmer
1 8 (88.89%) C# Programmer
1 8 (88.89%) Programmer
1 8 (88.89%) VB Analyst Programmer
1 8 (88.89%) VB Programmer
1 8 (88.89%) VB6 Analyst Programmer
1 8 (88.89%) VB6 Programmer
2 1 (11.11%) Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
1 9 (100.00%) Ajax
1 9 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 9 (100.00%) CSS
1 9 (100.00%) HTML
1 9 (100.00%) WCF
1 9 (100.00%) Web Services
2 8 (88.89%) RESTful
2 8 (88.89%) SOAP
3 1 (11.11%) .NET Framework
3 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET 2.0
3 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC 3
3 1 (11.11%) CSS3
3 1 (11.11%) Entity Framework
3 1 (11.11%) JSON
3 1 (11.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (88.89%) AS400
1 8 (88.89%) iSeries
1 8 (88.89%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (88.89%) SDLC
3 1 (11.11%) Customer Insight
3 1 (11.11%) MVC
3 1 (11.11%) UML
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) C#
2 8 (88.89%) JavaScript
2 8 (88.89%) SQL
2 8 (88.89%) VB
2 8 (88.89%) VB6
3 1 (11.11%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (88.89%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) TOWER Software