The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 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
England / Midlands
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 18
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 0 0 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands - - 8.24%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - - 22.39%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 15
Median salary - - £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 the Midlands with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 16 13 67
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 33.33% 11.50% 36.81%
Number of salaries quoted 14 12 50
Median salary £60,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% -10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £42,500 £43,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

SQL Server 2005
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the Midlands 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 the Midlands

SQL Server 2005
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Salary trend for SQL Server 2005 in the Midlands