The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2005 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2005 over the 3 months to 11 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 73 69 40
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -29
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 1 5 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.15% 0.76% 4.36%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.47% 2.48% 15.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 24
Median salary £31,500 £40,000 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-21.25% +19.40%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
SQL Server 2005
South Wales

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 Cardiff region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
211 202 171
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 31.92% 30.56% 28.64%
Number of salaries quoted 199 178 158
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,750 £25,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £42,500 £46,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

SQL Server 2005
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

The demand trend of job ads across the Cardiff region citing SQL Server 2005 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server 2005 Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

SQL Server 2005
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

SQL Server 2005 Salary Trend in Cardiff

SQL Server 2005
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 11 December 2016, IT jobs citing SQL Server 2005 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cardiff region with a requirement for SQL Server 2005.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) OOP
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) ERP
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ERP
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VB.NET