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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 113 61 44
Rank change year-on-year
-52 -17
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 16 57 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.89% 3.15% 4.47%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.99% 12.13% 14.36%
Number of salaries quoted 15 50 75
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,700 £26,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,700 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
536 470 543
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 29.70% 26.01% 31.10%
Number of salaries quoted 453 418 471
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +1.26%

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 24 April 2015.

SQL Server 2005 Salary Histogram in Birmingham

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 41 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 39 (95.12%) SQL Server 2008
3 27 (65.85%) SQL
4 15 (36.59%) Microsoft
4 15 (36.59%) .NET
4 15 (36.59%) SQL Server 2012
5 14 (34.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 13 (31.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 13 (31.71%) C#
6 13 (31.71%) HTML
6 13 (31.71%) JavaScript
7 11 (26.83%) T-SQL
7 11 (26.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 10 (24.39%) ASP.NET
8 10 (24.39%) CSS
8 10 (24.39%) Windows
8 10 (24.39%) MS Excel
9 8 (19.51%) Law
9 8 (19.51%) VB.NET
10 7 (17.07%) MS Access
10 7 (17.07%) Business Continuity
10 7 (17.07%) jQuery
11 6 (14.63%) Security Cleared
11 6 (14.63%) Automotive
11 6 (14.63%) Management Information System
11 6 (14.63%) PHP
11 6 (14.63%) Relational Database
12 5 (12.20%) Web Application Development
12 5 (12.20%) Windows Server 2012
12 5 (12.20%) Exchange Server 2013

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 5 (12.20%) MS Exchange
1 5 (12.20%) Exchange Server 2003
1 5 (12.20%) Exchange Server 2007
1 5 (12.20%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (12.20%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (7.32%) OpenEdge
2 3 (7.32%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (4.88%) IIS
3 2 (4.88%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (24.39%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.44%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.20%) LAN
1 5 (12.20%) WAN
1 5 (12.20%) SAN
1 5 (12.20%) Firewall
1 5 (12.20%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (7.32%) Extranet
3 2 (4.88%) PuTTY
4 1 (2.44%) Intranet
4 1 (2.44%) Internet
4 1 (2.44%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 39 (95.12%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (36.59%) SQL Server 2012
4 14 (34.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 13 (31.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 11 (26.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 7 (17.07%) MS Access
8 6 (14.63%) Relational Database
9 4 (9.76%) RDBMS
10 3 (7.32%) SQL Server 2000
10 3 (7.32%) Crystal Reports
11 2 (4.88%) Oracle Database
12 1 (2.44%) MySQL
12 1 (2.44%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (2.44%) DTS
Development Applications
1 4 (9.76%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (4.88%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (4.88%) Visual Studio
2 2 (4.88%) Toad
3 1 (2.44%) NUnit
3 1 (2.44%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 8 (19.51%) Law
2 6 (14.63%) Automotive
3 1 (2.44%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (43.90%) Developer
2 12 (29.27%) Analyst
3 9 (21.95%) MI Analyst
4 7 (17.07%) DBA
5 6 (14.63%) .NET Developer
6 5 (12.20%) Field Engineer
6 5 (12.20%) Web Developer
6 5 (12.20%) PHP Developer
6 5 (12.20%) PHP Web Developer
7 4 (9.76%) SQL DBA
8 3 (7.32%) Data Analyst
8 3 (7.32%) Software Developer
8 3 (7.32%) Administrator
9 2 (4.88%) Senior Developer
9 2 (4.88%) SQL Server DBA
10 1 (2.44%) VB.NET Developer
10 1 (2.44%) Analyst Developer
10 1 (2.44%) ASP.NET Developer
10 1 (2.44%) SQL Developer
10 1 (2.44%) Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (36.59%) .NET
2 13 (31.71%) HTML
3 10 (24.39%) ASP.NET
3 10 (24.39%) CSS
4 7 (17.07%) jQuery
5 5 (12.20%) XML
6 4 (9.76%) .NET Framework
7 3 (7.32%) WCF
8 2 (4.88%) LINQ
8 2 (4.88%) WinForms
8 2 (4.88%) Entity Framework
8 2 (4.88%) Razor View Engine
8 2 (4.88%) KnockoutJS
9 1 (2.44%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 1 (2.44%) JSF
9 1 (2.44%) Ajax
9 1 (2.44%) ADO.NET
9 1 (2.44%) XSD
9 1 (2.44%) XSL
9 1 (2.44%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.63%) Management Information System
2 3 (7.32%) Replication
2 3 (7.32%) Statistics
3 2 (4.88%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (4.88%) Clustering
4 1 (2.44%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 10 (24.39%) Windows
2 5 (12.20%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (12.20%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (12.20%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.44%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (17.07%) Business Continuity
2 5 (12.20%) Workflow
2 5 (12.20%) Web Application Development
3 3 (7.32%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (7.32%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (7.32%) Web Development
3 3 (7.32%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (7.32%) Migration
3 3 (7.32%) Service Delivery
3 3 (7.32%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (7.32%) MVC
3 3 (7.32%) Data Analysis
3 3 (7.32%) ITIL
3 3 (7.32%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (4.88%) E-Commerce
4 2 (4.88%) Information Security
4 2 (4.88%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (4.88%) Capacity Management
4 2 (4.88%) Investment Management
4 2 (4.88%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (65.85%) SQL
2 13 (31.71%) C#
2 13 (31.71%) JavaScript
3 11 (26.83%) T-SQL
4 8 (19.51%) VB.NET
5 6 (14.63%) PHP
6 4 (9.76%) VB
7 3 (7.32%) PowerShell
8 2 (4.88%) VB6
9 1 (2.44%) XPath
9 1 (2.44%) C
9 1 (2.44%) VBScript
9 1 (2.44%) PL/SQL
9 1 (2.44%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (14.63%) Security Cleared
2 5 (12.20%) SC Cleared
3 4 (9.76%) Degree
4 3 (7.32%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (7.32%) MCTS
4 3 (7.32%) MCITP
5 2 (4.88%) HND
6 1 (2.44%) DV Cleared
6 1 (2.44%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (12.20%) Active Directory
1 5 (12.20%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (12.20%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 15 (36.59%) Microsoft
2 5 (12.20%) NetApp
2 5 (12.20%) VMware
2 5 (12.20%) Cisco
3 2 (4.88%) Oracle
3 2 (4.88%) DevExpress
Birmingham
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago