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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 97 82 63
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -19
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 9 22 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.63% 1.50% 2.43%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.39% 4.58% 7.59%
Number of salaries quoted 9 16 19
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,900 £28,250 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £50,000 £45,000
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
377 480 382
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 26.49% 32.68% 31.97%
Number of salaries quoted 284 356 252
Average salary £41,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.77% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £29,200
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 18 December 2014.

SQL Server 2005 Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 14 (82.35%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (70.59%) SQL
3 12 (70.59%) Microsoft
4 8 (47.06%) .NET
4 8 (47.06%) C#
4 8 (47.06%) Windows
5 6 (35.29%) CSS
5 6 (35.29%) OO
5 6 (35.29%) HTML
5 6 (35.29%) JavaScript
5 6 (35.29%) ASP.NET
5 6 (35.29%) IIS
5 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (35.29%) WCF
6 5 (29.41%) Dynamics CRM
6 5 (29.41%) Marketing
6 5 (29.41%) Web Development
6 5 (29.41%) Digital Marketing
6 5 (29.41%) jQuery
6 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 5 (29.41%) User Experience
6 5 (29.41%) LAMP
6 5 (29.41%) Back Office
6 5 (29.41%) Web Services
6 5 (29.41%) CRM
6 5 (29.41%) B2B
6 5 (29.41%) B2C
7 4 (23.53%) MS Exchange
7 4 (23.53%) T-SQL

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 6 (35.29%) IIS
2 4 (23.53%) MS Exchange
3 3 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (5.88%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (17.65%) MS Office
2 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (29.41%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) DHCP
1 3 (17.65%) TCP/IP
1 3 (17.65%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 14 (82.35%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (17.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (11.76%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (11.76%) QlikView
5 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
5 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 5 (29.41%) Back Office
1 5 (29.41%) Marketing
2 3 (17.65%) Legal
3 1 (5.88%) Retail
3 1 (5.88%) Law
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Developer
1 6 (35.29%) Analyst
1 6 (35.29%) .NET Developer
2 5 (29.41%) C# Developer
2 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET Developer
2 5 (29.41%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 5 (29.41%) C# .NET Developer
3 3 (17.65%) IT Support
3 3 (17.65%) Deployment Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Systems Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) Support Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Business Systems Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Business Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) IT Support Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) .NET Software Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Software Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Software Developer
5 1 (5.88%) DBA
5 1 (5.88%) .NET Software Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (47.06%) .NET
2 6 (35.29%) ASP.NET
2 6 (35.29%) CSS
2 6 (35.29%) WCF
2 6 (35.29%) HTML
3 5 (29.41%) jQuery
3 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 5 (29.41%) Web Services
3 5 (29.41%) LAMP
4 1 (5.88%) Ajax
4 1 (5.88%) .NET Framework
4 1 (5.88%) COM
4 1 (5.88%) ADO.NET
4 1 (5.88%) WPF
4 1 (5.88%) WF
4 1 (5.88%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) User Experience
2 3 (17.65%) Thin Client
2 3 (17.65%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 8 (47.06%) Windows
2 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (17.65%) Windows 7
4 1 (5.88%) CentOS
4 1 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (5.88%) Ubuntu
4 1 (5.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) OO
1 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (29.41%) Web Development
2 5 (29.41%) Digital Marketing
2 5 (29.41%) CRM
2 5 (29.41%) B2B
2 5 (29.41%) B2C
3 3 (17.65%) ITIL
4 2 (11.76%) Practice Management
4 2 (11.76%) Data Management
5 1 (5.88%) Software Engineering
5 1 (5.88%) Business Analysis
5 1 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (5.88%) Time Management
5 1 (5.88%) Database Tuning
5 1 (5.88%) Software Deployment
5 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (5.88%) UML
5 1 (5.88%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 12 (70.59%) SQL
2 8 (47.06%) C#
3 6 (35.29%) JavaScript
4 4 (23.53%) T-SQL
5 3 (17.65%) VB.NET
6 2 (11.76%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (17.65%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (5.88%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) DV Cleared
2 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.88%) PhD
2 1 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 4 (23.53%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.88%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 12 (70.59%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) Avaya
2 1 (5.88%) Red Hat
2 1 (5.88%) VMware
2 1 (5.88%) Red Gate
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle
2 1 (5.88%) Cisco
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