The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2005 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2005 over the 3 months to 24 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 32 44 40
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -4
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 1 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 0.45% 0.36% 1.27%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.79% 1.54% 5.41%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 3
Average salary - £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
SQL Server 2005
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in permanent jobs advertised in the Aberdeen region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Aberdeen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
56 65 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 25.00% 23.30% 23.57%
Number of salaries quoted 32 56 57
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,400 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SQL Server 2005
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2005 across the Aberdeen region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server 2005 Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

SQL Server 2005
Salary Trend in Aberdeen

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

SQL Server 2005 Salary Trend in Aberdeen

SQL Server 2005
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing SQL Server 2005 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SQL Server 2005.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Database Tuning
2 1 (50.00%) High Availability
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (50.00%) ERP
2 1 (50.00%) ETL
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle9i Database
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing SQL Server 2005 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SQL Server 2005. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle9i Database
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Administrator
2 1 (50.00%) Server Administrator
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint Administrator
2 1 (50.00%) DBA
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ERP
1 1 (50.00%) ETL
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Database Tuning
1 1 (50.00%) High Availability
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle