Period
to 24 November 2017

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 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server 2005
North West > Lancashire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 71 77 83
Rank change year-on-year +6 +6 -10
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 12 7 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 1.35% 0.76% 1.00%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.72% 2.11% 2.72%
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 9
Lancashire median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +15.38% +8.33%
10th Percentile £26,250 £36,250 £29,750
90th Percentile £45,625 £38,750 £39,900
North West median annual salary £45,000 £39,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +15.38% -8.24% +21.43%

SQL Server 2005 is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Lancashire with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Lancashire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 323 332 368
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 36.46% 36.17% 36.87%
Number of salaries quoted 284 297 309
Lancashire median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,150 £26,150
90th Percentile £47,500 £45,000 £46,250
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.26%

SQL Server 2005
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

Job postings citing SQL Server 2005 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Lancashire.

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

SQL Server 2005
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server 2005 in Lancashire over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL Server 2005 in Lancashire

SQL Server 2005
Job Locations in Lancashire

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 Lancashire region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Preston -7 5 £40,000 +6.67%
Skelmersdale - 1 £35,000 -
SQL Server 2005
North West

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 12 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (91.67%) SQL
2 11 (91.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 11 (91.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (83.33%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (66.67%) Degree
5 6 (50.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 6 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (50.00%) SQL Server 2016
5 6 (50.00%) IBM
5 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 6 (50.00%) BizTalk Server
5 6 (50.00%) Cognos
5 6 (50.00%) SharePoint
5 6 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (50.00%) DTS
5 6 (50.00%) T-SQL
5 6 (50.00%) VMware
5 6 (50.00%) Windows
5 6 (50.00%) ETL
6 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Excel
7 3 (25.00%) Web Development
7 3 (25.00%) Business Development
7 3 (25.00%) Mathematics
7 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (25.00%) Data Protection

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:

Application Platforms
1 6 (50.00%) BizTalk Server
1 6 (50.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (50.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (91.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 11 (91.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (50.00%) DTS
3 6 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (50.00%) SQL Server 2016
General
1 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Analyst
1 6 (50.00%) Applications Support
1 6 (50.00%) Applications Support Analyst
1 6 (50.00%) Developer
1 6 (50.00%) SQL Analyst
1 6 (50.00%) SQL Support Analyst
1 6 (50.00%) Support Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Senior Developer
4 2 (16.67%) SQL Developer
5 1 (8.33%) C# Developer
5 1 (8.33%) C# Web Developer
5 1 (8.33%) SQL BI Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) .NET
2 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (8.33%) CSS
2 1 (8.33%) HTML
2 1 (8.33%) HTML5
2 1 (8.33%) WCF
2 1 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (16.67%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) Windows
1 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (50.00%) ETL
3 3 (25.00%) Business Development
3 3 (25.00%) Data Analysis
3 3 (25.00%) Data Protection
3 3 (25.00%) Mathematics
3 3 (25.00%) Process Management
3 3 (25.00%) Task Automation
3 3 (25.00%) Web Development
4 1 (8.33%) MVC
4 1 (8.33%) Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 11 (91.67%) SQL
2 6 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 3 (25.00%) C#
3 3 (25.00%) VBA
4 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (66.67%) Degree
System Software
1 6 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Cognos
1 6 (50.00%) IBM
1 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (16.67%) Capita