The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2005 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2005 over the 3 months to 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 91 90 71
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -19
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 10 14 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.74% 1.02% 1.62%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.94% 3.33% 4.95%
Number of salaries quoted 10 10 12
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +3.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,050 £32,500 £29,100
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £45,000 £41,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
SQL Server 2005
Scotland

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 Edinburgh region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
340 420 384
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 25.20% 30.61% 32.82%
Number of salaries quoted 254 312 262
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,345 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

SQL Server 2005
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

SQL Server 2005 Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

SQL Server 2005
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

SQL Server 2005 Salary Trend in Edinburgh

SQL Server 2005
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2005 across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015.

SQL Server 2005 Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 17 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 15 (88.24%) SQL Server 2008
3 14 (82.35%) SQL
4 12 (70.59%) Microsoft
5 10 (58.82%) .NET
6 9 (52.94%) Windows
7 8 (47.06%) CRM
7 8 (47.06%) C#
7 8 (47.06%) IIS
8 7 (41.18%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (41.18%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (41.18%) Dynamics CRM
8 7 (41.18%) Marketing
9 6 (35.29%) WCF
9 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (35.29%) ASP.NET
9 6 (35.29%) CSS
9 6 (35.29%) HTML
9 6 (35.29%) JavaScript
9 6 (35.29%) T-SQL
9 6 (35.29%) OO
10 5 (29.41%) B2B
10 5 (29.41%) B2C
10 5 (29.41%) Web Services
10 5 (29.41%) Back Office
10 5 (29.41%) LAMP
10 5 (29.41%) Web Development
10 5 (29.41%) Digital Marketing
10 5 (29.41%) jQuery
10 5 (29.41%) SQL Server 2012

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 8 (47.06%) IIS
2 3 (17.65%) MS Exchange
3 2 (11.76%) Lync
4 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Office
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (41.18%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) DHCP
1 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
1 1 (5.88%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 15 (88.24%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (29.41%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (17.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (11.76%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (11.76%) QlikView
6 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Visual Studio
1 1 (5.88%) NUnit
1 1 (5.88%) Visual Studio Team System
1 1 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (41.18%) Marketing
2 5 (29.41%) Back Office
3 3 (17.65%) Legal
4 2 (11.76%) Finance
5 1 (5.88%) Law
5 1 (5.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Developer
1 6 (35.29%) .NET Developer
2 5 (29.41%) C# Developer
2 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET Developer
2 5 (29.41%) Analyst
2 5 (29.41%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 5 (29.41%) C# .NET Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Deployment Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Support Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Applications Support
4 2 (11.76%) Applications Consultant
4 2 (11.76%) Support Consultant
4 2 (11.76%) Business Systems Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Systems Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Consultant
4 2 (11.76%) Business Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Applications Support Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Software Developer
5 1 (5.88%) .NET Software Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (58.82%) .NET
2 6 (35.29%) HTML
2 6 (35.29%) ASP.NET
2 6 (35.29%) CSS
2 6 (35.29%) WCF
3 5 (29.41%) Web Services
3 5 (29.41%) LAMP
3 5 (29.41%) jQuery
3 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (5.88%) ADO.NET
4 1 (5.88%) Ajax
4 1 (5.88%) .NET Framework
4 1 (5.88%) WPF
4 1 (5.88%) WF
4 1 (5.88%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) User Experience
2 1 (5.88%) Thin Client
2 1 (5.88%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 9 (52.94%) Windows
2 7 (41.18%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (41.18%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (11.76%) Windows 2000 Server
3 2 (11.76%) CentOS
3 2 (11.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (11.76%) Ubuntu
3 2 (11.76%) Linux
4 1 (5.88%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) CRM
2 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (35.29%) OO
3 5 (29.41%) Web Development
3 5 (29.41%) Digital Marketing
3 5 (29.41%) B2B
3 5 (29.41%) B2C
4 4 (23.53%) Practice Management
5 3 (17.65%) Time Management
6 2 (11.76%) Data Management
7 1 (5.88%) Software Engineering
7 1 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (5.88%) Database Tuning
7 1 (5.88%) Data Analytics
7 1 (5.88%) Software Deployment
7 1 (5.88%) Analytics
7 1 (5.88%) ITIL
7 1 (5.88%) UML
7 1 (5.88%) OOA/OOD
7 1 (5.88%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 14 (82.35%) SQL
2 8 (47.06%) C#
3 6 (35.29%) T-SQL
3 6 (35.29%) JavaScript
4 3 (17.65%) VB.NET
5 2 (11.76%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (5.88%) MCITP
2 1 (5.88%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) DV Cleared
2 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.88%) MCDBA
2 1 (5.88%) PhD
System Software
1 3 (17.65%) Active Directory
2 2 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (11.76%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 12 (70.59%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.76%) Avaya
2 2 (11.76%) Red Hat
2 2 (11.76%) VMware
2 2 (11.76%) Cisco
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle
3 1 (5.88%) Red Gate
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits + Training
Posted: 14 days ago