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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank - 30 32
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 0 2 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast - 1.34% 4.88%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 6.90% 20.34%
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
23 29 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 31.51% 19.46% 23.98%
Number of salaries quoted 19 18 35
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 £26,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £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