The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2005 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2005 over the 3 months to 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 92 74 77
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +3
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 8 38 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.65% 2.70% 2.14%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.82% 6.96% 5.32%
Number of salaries quoted 4 35 6
Average salary £45,250 £39,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.28% +4.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,550 £35,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
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 Glasgow region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
439 546 451
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 35.52% 38.75% 40.27%
Number of salaries quoted 261 367 233
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £27,400
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +2.56%

SQL Server 2005
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

SQL Server 2005 Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

SQL Server 2005
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

SQL Server 2005 Salary Trend in Glasgow

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 35 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 25 (71.43%) SQL Server 2008
3 17 (48.57%) Windows
4 16 (45.71%) Visual Studio
4 16 (45.71%) .NET
4 16 (45.71%) C#
5 15 (42.86%) SQL
5 15 (42.86%) MS Excel
6 13 (37.14%) JavaScript
6 13 (37.14%) SQL Server 2012
7 12 (34.29%) HTML
7 12 (34.29%) jQuery
8 11 (31.43%) Banking
8 11 (31.43%) VBScript
8 11 (31.43%) Data Modelling
8 11 (31.43%) PowerShell
9 10 (28.57%) T-SQL
10 9 (25.71%) Microsoft
10 9 (25.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 8 (22.86%) Software Engineering
11 8 (22.86%) Continuous Integration
11 8 (22.86%) MVC
11 8 (22.86%) ASP.NET
12 7 (20.00%) ETL
12 7 (20.00%) Replication
12 7 (20.00%) Clustering
12 7 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
12 7 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 7 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 6 (17.14%) Release Management

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 (17.14%) IIS
Applications
1 15 (42.86%) MS Excel
2 5 (14.29%) MS Office
3 1 (2.86%) MS Project
3 1 (2.86%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (14.29%) DHCP
1 5 (14.29%) DNS
1 5 (14.29%) IPv4
1 5 (14.29%) SAN
2 2 (5.71%) Intranet
3 1 (2.86%) DAB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 25 (71.43%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (37.14%) SQL Server 2012
4 9 (25.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 7 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (17.14%) Sybase ASE
6 6 (17.14%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (14.29%) Crystal Reports
7 5 (14.29%) Informix
7 5 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
7 5 (14.29%) MS Access
7 5 (14.29%) Oracle Database 10g
7 5 (14.29%) BusinessObjects
7 5 (14.29%) Oracle Database
8 2 (5.71%) DTS
8 2 (5.71%) OLTP
8 2 (5.71%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 16 (45.71%) Visual Studio
2 3 (8.57%) Git (software)
3 2 (5.71%) NCrunch
4 1 (2.86%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.86%) NUnit
4 1 (2.86%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 11 (31.43%) Banking
2 6 (17.14%) Retail
3 5 (14.29%) Finance
4 1 (2.86%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (51.43%) Developer
2 11 (31.43%) C# Developer
3 8 (22.86%) DBA
4 6 (17.14%) .NET Developer
5 5 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
5 5 (14.29%) Business Objects Developer
5 5 (14.29%) Business Developer
6 4 (11.43%) Technical Specialist
7 3 (8.57%) .NET Architect
7 3 (8.57%) Architect
8 2 (5.71%) Web Developer
8 2 (5.71%) Senior Developer
8 2 (5.71%) Consultant
8 2 (5.71%) Technical Consultant
8 2 (5.71%) Senior Web Developer
8 2 (5.71%) ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (5.71%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (5.71%) C# Web Developer
8 2 (5.71%) Senior .NET Web Developer
8 2 (5.71%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (45.71%) .NET
2 12 (34.29%) jQuery
2 12 (34.29%) HTML
3 8 (22.86%) ASP.NET
4 6 (17.14%) XML
4 6 (17.14%) CGI
4 6 (17.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 5 (14.29%) CSS
5 5 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (11.43%) WCF
7 3 (8.57%) HTML5
7 3 (8.57%) Web Services
7 3 (8.57%) .NET Framework
8 2 (5.71%) ASP.NET MVC 3
9 1 (2.86%) WPF
9 1 (2.86%) WF
9 1 (2.86%) Silverlight
9 1 (2.86%) JSON
9 1 (2.86%) Ajax
9 1 (2.86%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.00%) Replication
1 7 (20.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 17 (48.57%) Windows
2 6 (17.14%) Windows NT
2 6 (17.14%) Windows XP
2 6 (17.14%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (17.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.86%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (31.43%) Data Modelling
2 8 (22.86%) MVC
2 8 (22.86%) Software Engineering
2 8 (22.86%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (20.00%) ETL
3 7 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (17.14%) Validation
4 6 (17.14%) Time Management
4 6 (17.14%) Web Development
4 6 (17.14%) Performance Tuning
4 6 (17.14%) Performance Analysis
4 6 (17.14%) Physical Data Model
4 6 (17.14%) Database Mirroring
4 6 (17.14%) Release Management
5 5 (14.29%) Pair Programming
5 5 (14.29%) Problem Management
5 5 (14.29%) Service Management
5 5 (14.29%) ITIL
6 4 (11.43%) OOP
7 3 (8.57%) OO
Programming Languages
1 16 (45.71%) C#
2 15 (42.86%) SQL
3 13 (37.14%) JavaScript
4 11 (31.43%) VBScript
4 11 (31.43%) PowerShell
5 10 (28.57%) T-SQL
6 2 (5.71%) VB.NET
7 1 (2.86%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (14.29%) MCP
1 5 (14.29%) MCSE
1 5 (14.29%) MCSA
1 5 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.86%) DV Cleared
2 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 5 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (14.29%) Hyper-V
1 5 (14.29%) XenApp
1 5 (14.29%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (14.29%) SCCM
1 5 (14.29%) SCOM
Vendors
1 9 (25.71%) Microsoft
2 6 (17.14%) Oracle
2 6 (17.14%) Sybase
3 5 (14.29%) Business Objects
3 5 (14.29%) SAP
3 5 (14.29%) HP
3 5 (14.29%) Compaq
3 5 (14.29%) Citrix
3 5 (14.29%) VMware
3 5 (14.29%) Netezza