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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2005 over the 3 months to 6 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 97 101 106
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +5
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 1 3 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.077% 0.22% 0.61%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.30% 0.79% 2.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 3
Median salary £47,500 £62,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-24.00% +66.66%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £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
332 381 449
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 25.64% 27.91% 27.38%
Number of salaries quoted 194 254 322
Median salary £50,000 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,800 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

SQL Server 2005
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of job ads across the Edinburgh 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 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for SQL Server 2005.

1 11 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 11 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 9 (81.82%) Windows
3 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
3 6 (54.55%) Clustering
4 5 (45.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (45.45%) .NET
4 5 (45.45%) C#
4 5 (45.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (45.45%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (45.45%) Windows Server
5 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (36.36%) Software Deployment
5 4 (36.36%) Financial Institution
5 4 (36.36%) Finance
5 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (36.36%) JIRA
6 2 (18.18%) SQL
7 1 (9.09%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
7 1 (9.09%) VB.NET
7 1 (9.09%) C++
7 1 (9.09%) Oracle
7 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (9.09%) C
7 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (9.09%) Degree
7 1 (9.09%) Banking

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 11 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 11 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (45.45%) SQL Server 2012
2 5 (45.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 5 (45.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) JIRA
General
1 4 (36.36%) Finance
1 4 (36.36%) Financial Institution
2 1 (9.09%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) DBA
1 6 (54.55%) SQL DBA
1 6 (54.55%) SQL Server DBA
2 2 (18.18%) .NET Team Leader
2 2 (18.18%) Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) Deployment Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) Deployment Team Leader
2 2 (18.18%) Software Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) Software Team Leader
2 2 (18.18%) Team Leader
3 1 (9.09%) Deployment Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) Clustering
2 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (81.82%) Windows
2 5 (45.45%) Windows Server
3 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (36.36%) Software Deployment
2 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (9.09%) High Availability
2 1 (9.09%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) C#
2 2 (18.18%) SQL
3 1 (9.09%) C
3 1 (9.09%) C++
3 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
3 1 (9.09%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle
2 1 (9.09%) RedGate