The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 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 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server 2005
South East / Oxfordshire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 111 125 112
Rank change year-on-year +14 -13  
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 2 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.15% 0.061% 0.32%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.52% 0.17% 1.07%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 4
Median salary £42,750 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.58% -5.55%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +9.75% +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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Oxfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 381 595 469
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 28.45% 36.06% 29.63%
Number of salaries quoted 346 538 403
Median salary £42,500 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.00% +25.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

SQL Server 2005
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 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 Oxfordshire

SQL Server 2005
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Salary trend for SQL Server 2005 in Oxfordshire

SQL Server 2005
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server 2005 in Oxfordshire over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL Server 2005 in Oxfordshire

SQL Server 2005
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

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 Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 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
Oxford - 1 £33,000 -
Wallingford - 1 £52,500 -
SQL Server 2005
South East

For the 6 months to 27 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for SQL Server 2005.

1 11 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (81.82%) C#
2 9 (81.82%) .NET
3 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
4 7 (63.64%) ASP.NET
4 7 (63.64%) jQuery
4 7 (63.64%) Degree
5 6 (54.55%) CSS
6 5 (45.45%) Windows
6 5 (45.45%) HTML
6 5 (45.45%) N-Tier
6 5 (45.45%) CMS
6 5 (45.45%) New Media
6 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET Web API
6 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (45.45%) Content Management
6 5 (45.45%) Marketing
6 5 (45.45%) Windows Server
7 4 (36.36%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (27.27%) SQL
8 3 (27.27%) T-SQL
9 2 (18.18%) Visual Studio
9 2 (18.18%) Web Services
9 2 (18.18%) Mathematics
9 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (18.18%) Test Scripting
9 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET 2.0

SQL Server 2005
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 5 (45.45%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (36.36%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (9.09%) Power BI
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Visual Studio
2 1 (9.09%) NUnit
2 1 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (9.09%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 5 (45.45%) Marketing
2 1 (9.09%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Developer
2 5 (45.45%) .NET Developer
2 5 (45.45%) C# .NET Developer
2 5 (45.45%) C# Developer
2 5 (45.45%) HTML Developer
3 4 (36.36%) Full Stack Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Junior
4 2 (18.18%) Junior Tester
4 2 (18.18%) Tester
5 1 (9.09%) C# Software Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 1 (9.09%) Power BI Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Report Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Software Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) SSRS Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Support Team Leader
5 1 (9.09%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (81.82%) .NET
2 7 (63.64%) ASP.NET
2 7 (63.64%) jQuery
3 6 (54.55%) CSS
4 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET Web API
4 5 (45.45%) HTML
5 2 (18.18%) Ajax
5 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET 2.0
5 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (18.18%) Web Services
6 1 (9.09%) .NET Framework
6 1 (9.09%) AngularJS
6 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 1 (9.09%) HTML5
6 1 (9.09%) HTML5 Canvas
6 1 (9.09%) KnockoutJS
6 1 (9.09%) XHTML
6 1 (9.09%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) New Media
1 5 (45.45%) N-Tier
2 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (9.09%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Windows
1 5 (45.45%) Windows Server
1 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Content Management
2 2 (18.18%) Manual Testing
2 2 (18.18%) Mathematics
2 2 (18.18%) MVC
2 2 (18.18%) Test Scripting
3 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (9.09%) ERP
3 1 (9.09%) Front End Development
3 1 (9.09%) OO
3 1 (9.09%) SDLC
3 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
3 1 (9.09%) SOLID
3 1 (9.09%) TDD
3 1 (9.09%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (81.82%) C#
2 3 (27.27%) SQL
2 3 (27.27%) T-SQL
3 1 (9.09%) C++
3 1 (9.09%) Java
3 1 (9.09%) Scala
3 1 (9.09%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (63.64%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) Microsoft