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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2005 over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 51 68 57
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -11
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 18 1 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 2.73% 0.16% 1.85%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.57% 0.61% 5.05%
Number of salaries quoted 13 1 11
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,834
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.80%
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
210 163 218
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 31.82% 26.72% 36.76%
Number of salaries quoted 164 135 206
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%

SQL Server 2005
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2005 across the Cardiff region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 44 (100.00%) SQL
1 44 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 40 (90.91%) Microsoft
3 38 (86.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 36 (81.82%) ETL
5 35 (79.55%) T-SQL
5 35 (79.55%) SQL Server 2008
6 33 (75.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 33 (75.00%) Data Warehouse
7 30 (68.18%) Business Intelligence
8 29 (65.91%) Finance
9 28 (63.64%) SQL Server 2012
10 26 (59.09%) OLTP
10 26 (59.09%) DTS
11 22 (50.00%) Cognos
12 16 (36.36%) Kimball Methodology
13 15 (34.09%) Mentoring
14 13 (29.55%) MS Excel
15 9 (20.45%) Clustering
16 8 (18.18%) SQL Server 2000
17 7 (15.91%) Cognos Business Intelligence
18 6 (13.64%) Project Management
19 5 (11.36%) Banking
19 5 (11.36%) Degree
19 5 (11.36%) Line Management
19 5 (11.36%) Performance Monitoring
20 4 (9.09%) Data Transformation
20 4 (9.09%) Data Migration
20 4 (9.09%) Migration
21 3 (6.82%) Microsoft Certification

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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.

Applications
1 13 (29.55%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (15.91%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 38 (86.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 35 (79.55%) SQL Server 2008
4 33 (75.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 33 (75.00%) Data Warehouse
5 28 (63.64%) SQL Server 2012
6 26 (59.09%) OLTP
6 26 (59.09%) DTS
7 8 (18.18%) SQL Server 2000
8 2 (4.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (2.27%) Relational Database
9 1 (2.27%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 29 (65.91%) Finance
2 5 (11.36%) Banking
3 2 (4.55%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 40 (90.91%) DBA
2 33 (75.00%) SQL DBA
3 23 (52.27%) Administrator
4 12 (27.27%) SQL Server DBA
5 4 (9.09%) SQL Developer
5 4 (9.09%) Developer
6 2 (4.55%) Server Administrator
7 1 (2.27%) Junior Analyst
7 1 (2.27%) Senior SQL DBA
7 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Developer
7 1 (2.27%) Senior DBA
7 1 (2.27%) Senior SQL Server DBA
7 1 (2.27%) Analyst
7 1 (2.27%) Junior
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.45%) Clustering
2 2 (4.55%) AS400
3 1 (2.27%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.27%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (81.82%) ETL
2 30 (68.18%) Business Intelligence
3 16 (36.36%) Kimball Methodology
4 15 (34.09%) Mentoring
5 6 (13.64%) Project Management
6 5 (11.36%) Line Management
6 5 (11.36%) Performance Monitoring
7 4 (9.09%) Data Transformation
7 4 (9.09%) Data Migration
7 4 (9.09%) Migration
8 2 (4.55%) Performance Tuning
9 1 (2.27%) Data Mapping
Programming Languages
1 44 (100.00%) SQL
2 35 (79.55%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (11.36%) Degree
2 3 (6.82%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (6.82%) MCDBA
Vendors
1 40 (90.91%) Microsoft
2 22 (50.00%) Cognos
3 3 (6.82%) Apple
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