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

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 48 48 53
Rank change year-on-year
0 +5
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 20 1 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 2.97% 0.25% 1.78%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.66% 1.10% 4.79%
Number of salaries quoted 19 1 9
Average salary £45,000 £33,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.36% -1.49%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
207 91 188
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 30.76% 23.04% 37.23%
Number of salaries quoted 175 81 160
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £44,000 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 5 March 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 38 (100.00%) SQL
1 38 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 37 (97.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 34 (89.47%) Microsoft
4 33 (86.84%) ETL
5 32 (84.21%) T-SQL
5 32 (84.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 32 (84.21%) SQL Server 2008
6 30 (78.95%) Data Warehouse
7 27 (71.05%) Business Intelligence
8 26 (68.42%) SQL Server 2012
9 24 (63.16%) OLTP
9 24 (63.16%) DTS
10 21 (55.26%) Finance
10 21 (55.26%) Cognos
11 13 (34.21%) Clustering
11 13 (34.21%) Mentoring
12 12 (31.58%) Cognos Business Intelligence
12 12 (31.58%) SQL Server 2000
13 11 (28.95%) Project Management
13 11 (28.95%) MS Excel
14 10 (26.32%) Banking
14 10 (26.32%) Kimball Methodology
15 6 (15.79%) Migration
15 6 (15.79%) Data Transformation
15 6 (15.79%) Data Migration
16 4 (10.53%) Performance Tuning
17 3 (7.89%) Relational Database
17 3 (7.89%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
17 3 (7.89%) MCDBA

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 11 (28.95%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 12 (31.58%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 37 (97.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 32 (84.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 32 (84.21%) SQL Server 2008
4 30 (78.95%) Data Warehouse
5 26 (68.42%) SQL Server 2012
6 24 (63.16%) OLTP
6 24 (63.16%) DTS
7 12 (31.58%) SQL Server 2000
8 3 (7.89%) Relational Database
9 2 (5.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (2.63%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 3 (7.89%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 21 (55.26%) Finance
2 10 (26.32%) Banking
3 2 (5.26%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 32 (84.21%) DBA
2 21 (55.26%) SQL DBA
3 16 (42.11%) Administrator
4 8 (21.05%) SQL Server DBA
5 3 (7.89%) SQL Developer
5 3 (7.89%) Developer
5 3 (7.89%) Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) Junior
6 2 (5.26%) Junior Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) Server Administrator
7 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Developer
Miscellaneous
1 13 (34.21%) Clustering
2 1 (2.63%) AS400
2 1 (2.63%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.63%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (86.84%) ETL
2 27 (71.05%) Business Intelligence
3 13 (34.21%) Mentoring
4 11 (28.95%) Project Management
5 10 (26.32%) Kimball Methodology
6 6 (15.79%) Migration
6 6 (15.79%) Data Transformation
6 6 (15.79%) Data Migration
7 4 (10.53%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (2.63%) Data Mapping
Programming Languages
1 38 (100.00%) SQL
2 32 (84.21%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (7.89%) MCDBA
1 3 (7.89%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 34 (89.47%) Microsoft
2 21 (55.26%) Cognos
3 3 (7.89%) Apple
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
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Salary: £35k - 38k per year + Pension and Training
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