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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank - 28 35
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 0 1 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen - 0.38% 3.01%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 2.63% 12.70%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 7
Average salary - - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +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
18 38 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 28.13% 14.29% 23.68%
Number of salaries quoted 10 23 56
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £29,400 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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