The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2005 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2005 over the 3 months to 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank - 31 27
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 0 5 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast - 3.09% 5.99%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 12.20% 29.55%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 5
Average salary - - £33,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
SQL Server 2005
County Antrim

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 Belfast region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Belfast
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
19 41 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 32.20% 25.31% 20.28%
Number of salaries quoted 16 23 24
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,850 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SQL Server 2005
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

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

SQL Server 2005 Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

SQL Server 2005
Salary Trend in Belfast

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

SQL Server 2005 Salary Trend in Belfast