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 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 97 82 53
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -29
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 6 29 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.47% 2.17% 3.24%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.20% 5.78% 7.69%
Number of salaries quoted 6 20 25
Average salary £39,250 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.87% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £35,900 £28,200
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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
498 502 520
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 39.27% 37.57% 42.17%
Number of salaries quoted 295 311 337
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%

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 1 July 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 21 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 15 (71.43%) SQL Server 2008
3 14 (66.67%) SQL
4 12 (57.14%) MS Excel
5 11 (52.38%) Windows
5 11 (52.38%) T-SQL
5 11 (52.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 10 (47.62%) SQL Server 2012
6 10 (47.62%) HTML
6 10 (47.62%) JavaScript
7 9 (42.86%) Clustering
7 9 (42.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 8 (38.10%) PowerShell
8 8 (38.10%) C#
8 8 (38.10%) .NET
8 8 (38.10%) Visual Studio
9 7 (33.33%) Microsoft
9 7 (33.33%) Data Modelling
9 7 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 7 (33.33%) Banking
9 7 (33.33%) Replication
10 6 (28.57%) Sybase ASE
10 6 (28.57%) Web Development
10 6 (28.57%) Release Management
10 6 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
10 6 (28.57%) Performance Analysis
10 6 (28.57%) Physical Data Model
10 6 (28.57%) Database Mirroring
10 6 (28.57%) CGI
10 6 (28.57%) Validation

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 2 (9.52%) JBoss
1 2 (9.52%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 12 (57.14%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.76%) MS Visio
2 1 (4.76%) MS Project
2 1 (4.76%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) Internet
2 1 (4.76%) DAB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 15 (71.43%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (52.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (47.62%) SQL Server 2012
5 9 (42.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 6 (28.57%) Sybase ASE
8 4 (19.05%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (14.29%) Oracle Database
10 2 (9.52%) Relational Database
10 2 (9.52%) Oracle Database 12c
10 2 (9.52%) DTS
10 2 (9.52%) OLTP
10 2 (9.52%) RDBMS
10 2 (9.52%) OLAP
11 1 (4.76%) Crystal Reports
11 1 (4.76%) Informix
11 1 (4.76%) Oracle Reports
11 1 (4.76%) MS Access
11 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 8 (38.10%) Visual Studio
2 2 (9.52%) Git (software)
General
1 7 (33.33%) Banking
2 1 (4.76%) Retail
2 1 (4.76%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (47.62%) DBA
2 6 (28.57%) Developer
3 4 (19.05%) C# Developer
3 4 (19.05%) SQL DBA
4 3 (14.29%) .NET Architect
4 3 (14.29%) Architect
5 2 (9.52%) SQL Server DBA
5 2 (9.52%) Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Database Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Business Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Business Objects Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Database Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Development DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (47.62%) HTML
2 8 (38.10%) .NET
3 6 (28.57%) XML
3 6 (28.57%) CGI
4 5 (23.81%) jQuery
5 4 (19.05%) ASP.NET
6 3 (14.29%) CSS
7 2 (9.52%) Web Services
7 2 (9.52%) OC4J
7 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (9.52%) HTML5
7 2 (9.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (9.52%) WCF
8 1 (4.76%) .NET Framework
8 1 (4.76%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 9 (42.86%) Clustering
2 7 (33.33%) Replication
3 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 11 (52.38%) Windows
2 6 (28.57%) Windows NT
2 6 (28.57%) Windows XP
3 2 (9.52%) Tru64
3 2 (9.52%) AIX
3 2 (9.52%) Linux
3 2 (9.52%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) Data Modelling
2 6 (28.57%) Validation
2 6 (28.57%) Web Development
2 6 (28.57%) Release Management
2 6 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
2 6 (28.57%) Performance Analysis
2 6 (28.57%) Physical Data Model
2 6 (28.57%) Database Mirroring
3 3 (14.29%) MVC
3 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (14.29%) ETL
4 2 (9.52%) E-Commerce
4 2 (9.52%) Change Management
4 2 (9.52%) Software Engineering
4 2 (9.52%) Database Security
4 2 (9.52%) Mobile Development
5 1 (4.76%) ETL Development
5 1 (4.76%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (4.76%) Pair Programming
5 1 (4.76%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 14 (66.67%) SQL
2 11 (52.38%) T-SQL
3 10 (47.62%) JavaScript
4 8 (38.10%) C#
4 8 (38.10%) PowerShell
5 6 (28.57%) VBScript
6 3 (14.29%) PL/SQL
7 1 (4.76%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (9.52%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 7 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 6 (28.57%) Sybase
3 4 (19.05%) Oracle
4 1 (4.76%) Business Objects
4 1 (4.76%) SAP
4 1 (4.76%) Netezza