The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2005 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2005 over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 110 69 49
Rank change year-on-year
-41 -20
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 16 45 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.90% 2.47% 4.02%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.12% 9.64% 13.71%
Number of salaries quoted 16 40 65
Average salary £36,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,750 £26,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
SQL Server 2005
West Midlands

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 Birmingham region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
513 467 496
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 28.98% 25.63% 29.35%
Number of salaries quoted 435 426 430
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,350 £25,850
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.89%

SQL Server 2005
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

SQL Server 2005 Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

SQL Server 2005
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

SQL Server 2005 Salary Trend in Birmingham

SQL Server 2005
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2005 across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

SQL Server 2005 Salary Histogram in Birmingham

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 37 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 34 (91.89%) SQL Server 2008
3 22 (59.46%) SQL
4 15 (40.54%) C#
4 15 (40.54%) HTML
4 15 (40.54%) JavaScript
4 15 (40.54%) .NET
5 13 (35.14%) Microsoft
5 13 (35.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 13 (35.14%) SQL Server 2012
6 12 (32.43%) ASP.NET
6 12 (32.43%) CSS
6 12 (32.43%) MS Excel
7 11 (29.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 10 (27.03%) jQuery
8 10 (27.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 10 (27.03%) T-SQL
9 9 (24.32%) Automotive
10 8 (21.62%) Windows
11 7 (18.92%) Active Directory
11 7 (18.92%) SQL Server 2000
11 7 (18.92%) Law
11 7 (18.92%) PowerShell
12 6 (16.22%) Relational Database
12 6 (16.22%) Business Continuity
12 6 (16.22%) Management Information System
12 6 (16.22%) .NET Framework
12 6 (16.22%) MCTS
12 6 (16.22%) Microsoft Certification
12 6 (16.22%) MS Access

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 4 (10.81%) Exchange Server 2003
1 4 (10.81%) Exchange Server 2007
1 4 (10.81%) IIS
1 4 (10.81%) MS Exchange
1 4 (10.81%) Exchange Server 2013
1 4 (10.81%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (8.11%) OpenEdge
2 3 (8.11%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (8.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (32.43%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.70%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.81%) Wi-Fi
1 4 (10.81%) SAN
1 4 (10.81%) LAN
1 4 (10.81%) WAN
2 3 (8.11%) Kerberos
2 3 (8.11%) Extranet
2 3 (8.11%) Firewall
3 2 (5.41%) PuTTY
4 1 (2.70%) DNS
4 1 (2.70%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.70%) DHCP
4 1 (2.70%) HTTP
4 1 (2.70%) Intranet
4 1 (2.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 34 (91.89%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (35.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 13 (35.14%) SQL Server 2012
4 11 (29.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 10 (27.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 7 (18.92%) SQL Server 2000
7 6 (16.22%) Relational Database
7 6 (16.22%) MS Access
8 4 (10.81%) RDBMS
9 2 (5.41%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (5.41%) MySQL
9 2 (5.41%) Oracle Database
10 1 (2.70%) OLAP
10 1 (2.70%) Oracle OLAP
10 1 (2.70%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 4 (10.81%) Visual Studio
2 3 (8.11%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (5.41%) Toad
3 2 (5.41%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 9 (24.32%) Automotive
2 7 (18.92%) Law
3 1 (2.70%) Legal
Job Titles
1 17 (45.95%) Developer
2 8 (21.62%) DBA
3 7 (18.92%) .NET Developer
4 6 (16.22%) MI Analyst
4 6 (16.22%) Analyst
5 5 (13.51%) SQL DBA
5 5 (13.51%) PHP Developer
6 4 (10.81%) Software Developer
6 4 (10.81%) PHP Web Developer
6 4 (10.81%) Web Developer
7 3 (8.11%) Administrator
7 3 (8.11%) Field Engineer
8 2 (5.41%) SQL Server DBA
8 2 (5.41%) Senior Developer
8 2 (5.41%) Applications Developer
8 2 (5.41%) .NET Software Developer
9 1 (2.70%) Microsoft BI Consultant
9 1 (2.70%) PHP MySQL Developer
9 1 (2.70%) Consultant
9 1 (2.70%) Business Intelligence Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (40.54%) HTML
1 15 (40.54%) .NET
2 12 (32.43%) ASP.NET
2 12 (32.43%) CSS
3 10 (27.03%) jQuery
4 6 (16.22%) .NET Framework
5 5 (13.51%) XML
6 3 (8.11%) HTML5
6 3 (8.11%) Classic ASP
6 3 (8.11%) Ajax
7 2 (5.41%) WinForms
7 2 (5.41%) JSF
7 2 (5.41%) WCF
7 2 (5.41%) LINQ
7 2 (5.41%) Web Services
7 2 (5.41%) Entity Framework
7 2 (5.41%) CSS3
7 2 (5.41%) Razor View Engine
7 2 (5.41%) KnockoutJS
8 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.22%) Management Information System
2 3 (8.11%) Statistics
2 3 (8.11%) Replication
3 2 (5.41%) Clustering
3 2 (5.41%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (2.70%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.70%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 8 (21.62%) Windows
2 4 (10.81%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (10.81%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (10.81%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (16.22%) Business Continuity
2 5 (13.51%) MVC
3 4 (10.81%) Workflow
3 4 (10.81%) Web Application Development
4 3 (8.11%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (8.11%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (8.11%) ITIL
4 3 (8.11%) Web Development
4 3 (8.11%) Service Delivery
4 3 (8.11%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (8.11%) Migration
5 2 (5.41%) Information Security
5 2 (5.41%) Investment Management
5 2 (5.41%) E-Commerce
5 2 (5.41%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (5.41%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (5.41%) Capacity Management
5 2 (5.41%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (5.41%) Data Protection
6 1 (2.70%) Kimball Methodology
Programming Languages
1 22 (59.46%) SQL
2 15 (40.54%) C#
2 15 (40.54%) JavaScript
3 10 (27.03%) T-SQL
4 7 (18.92%) PowerShell
5 6 (16.22%) VB.NET
5 6 (16.22%) PHP
6 2 (5.41%) Java
6 2 (5.41%) VBScript
7 1 (2.70%) C
7 1 (2.70%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.70%) XPath
Qualifications
1 6 (16.22%) MCTS
1 6 (16.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (10.81%) Degree
2 4 (10.81%) SC Cleared
2 4 (10.81%) Security Cleared
3 3 (8.11%) MCP
3 3 (8.11%) MCAD
3 3 (8.11%) MCSD
3 3 (8.11%) MCITP
4 2 (5.41%) HND
5 1 (2.70%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (18.92%) Active Directory
2 4 (10.81%) Hyper-V
2 4 (10.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.70%) XenServer
Vendors
1 13 (35.14%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.81%) VMware
3 3 (8.11%) Oracle
3 3 (8.11%) Cisco
3 3 (8.11%) NetApp
4 2 (5.41%) DevExpress
5 1 (2.70%) Veeam
5 1 (2.70%) Citrix
5 1 (2.70%) Informatica
5 1 (2.70%) Cognos
5 1 (2.70%) Teradata
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus, pension, healthcare, flexi hours
Posted: 5 hours ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Training & Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £42,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham
Erin Associates
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Training & Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
JMP Consultants Limited
Salary: Competitive salary + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago