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

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Bedfordshire / Luton
Rank 38 44 44
Rank change year-on-year +6 0  
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 3 1 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Luton 1.17% 0.31% 2.62%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.88% 1.33% 10.75%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 10
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.34% +4.54%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 Luton with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Luton
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 51 75 93
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Luton 19.84% 23.22% 24.35%
Number of salaries quoted 41 58 64
Median salary £43,250 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.50% +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,100 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

SQL Server 2005
Job Vacancy Trend in Luton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Luton 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 Luton

SQL Server 2005
Salary Trend in Luton

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

Salary trend for SQL Server 2005 in Luton

SQL Server 2005
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 25 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 Luton region with a requirement for SQL Server 2005.

1 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 6 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 6 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) jQuery
1 6 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 6 (100.00%) SharePoint 2010
1 6 (100.00%) Web Application Development
1 6 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 6 (100.00%) MVC

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Luton 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 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 6 (100.00%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 6 (100.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
1 6 (100.00%) Senior Developer
1 6 (100.00%) Senior SharePoint Developer
1 6 (100.00%) SharePoint Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Lead Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 6 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 6 (100.00%) jQuery
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 6 (100.00%) MVC
1 6 (100.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C#