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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 107 57 61
Rank change year-on-year
-50 +4
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 5 34 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.37% 3.13% 3.80%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.01% 7.89% 10.72%
Number of salaries quoted 3 22 37
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,100 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,375 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+4.23% -0.32%
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
493 431 429
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 36.25% 39.65% 35.40%
Number of salaries quoted 272 279 279
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £67,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 10 February 2016, 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 30 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 25 (83.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 19 (63.33%) SQL
4 15 (50.00%) Windows
4 15 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 14 (46.67%) T-SQL
6 12 (40.00%) Finance
7 11 (36.67%) Business Intelligence
8 10 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
8 10 (33.33%) Active Directory
8 10 (33.33%) Microsoft
8 10 (33.33%) PowerShell
8 10 (33.33%) Clustering
9 9 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 9 (30.00%) SQL Server 2000
9 9 (30.00%) C#
10 8 (26.67%) VBScript
10 8 (26.67%) MCSE
10 8 (26.67%) Citrix
10 8 (26.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 8 (26.67%) VMware
11 7 (23.33%) Performance Tuning
11 7 (23.33%) Web Services
12 6 (20.00%) Marketing
13 5 (16.67%) .NET Framework
13 5 (16.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
13 5 (16.67%) Programme Management
13 5 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
13 5 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
13 5 (16.67%) SAP

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 1 (3.33%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (6.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (16.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.67%) DHCP
1 5 (16.67%) DNS
2 3 (10.00%) SAN
3 1 (3.33%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 25 (83.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 9 (30.00%) SQL Server 2000
4 9 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (26.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (13.33%) SQLite
7 3 (10.00%) Relational Database
8 2 (6.67%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (6.67%) BusinessObjects XI
8 2 (6.67%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (6.67%) Data Mining
8 2 (6.67%) QlikView
8 2 (6.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (3.33%) DTS
9 1 (3.33%) OLAP
9 1 (3.33%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 4 (13.33%) Visual Studio
2 3 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (40.00%) Finance
2 6 (20.00%) Marketing
3 5 (16.67%) Electronics
3 5 (16.67%) Manufacturing
3 5 (16.67%) Telecoms
4 4 (13.33%) Back Office
5 2 (6.67%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 12 (40.00%) Developer
2 11 (36.67%) DBA
3 10 (33.33%) SQL DBA
4 4 (13.33%) Analyst
4 4 (13.33%) Consultant
4 4 (13.33%) iOS Developer
4 4 (13.33%) SQL Developer
5 3 (10.00%) SQL Server DBA
5 3 (10.00%) Technical Consultant
5 3 (10.00%) Windows Consultant
5 3 (10.00%) Windows Technical Consultant
6 2 (6.67%) Administrator
6 2 (6.67%) Analyst Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 2 (6.67%) C# Developer
6 2 (6.67%) SQL Server Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Applications Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Senior Consultant
7 1 (3.33%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (23.33%) Web Services
2 5 (16.67%) .NET
2 5 (16.67%) .NET Framework
2 5 (16.67%) HTML
3 4 (13.33%) ASP.NET
3 4 (13.33%) CSS
4 2 (6.67%) HTML5
4 2 (6.67%) WPF
4 2 (6.67%) WSH
4 2 (6.67%) XML
5 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (3.33%) CSS3
5 1 (3.33%) Entity Framework
5 1 (3.33%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 10 (33.33%) Clustering
2 4 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (13.33%) Augmented Reality
3 2 (6.67%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.67%) Statistics
4 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 15 (50.00%) Windows
2 4 (13.33%) Apple iOS
3 3 (10.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (36.67%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (23.33%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (16.67%) Database Mirroring
3 5 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
3 5 (16.67%) ETL
3 5 (16.67%) Programme Management
4 4 (13.33%) Data Modelling
4 4 (13.33%) iOS Development
5 3 (10.00%) OO
5 3 (10.00%) OOD
6 2 (6.67%) Coaching
6 2 (6.67%) Data Analysis
6 2 (6.67%) Data Management
6 2 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (6.67%) High Availability
6 2 (6.67%) SDLC
6 2 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (3.33%) Case Management
7 1 (3.33%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 19 (63.33%) SQL
2 14 (46.67%) T-SQL
3 10 (33.33%) PowerShell
4 9 (30.00%) C#
5 8 (26.67%) VBScript
6 4 (13.33%) Objective-C
7 2 (6.67%) JavaScript
8 1 (3.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 10 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (26.67%) MCSE
3 4 (13.33%) Degree
4 3 (10.00%) MCP
4 3 (10.00%) MCSA
5 2 (6.67%) MCITP
5 2 (6.67%) MCTS
System Software
1 10 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 3 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (10.00%) XenApp
2 3 (10.00%) XenDesktop
3 1 (3.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (3.33%) SCCM
1 1 (3.33%) SCOM
1 1 (3.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 10 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 8 (26.67%) Citrix
2 8 (26.67%) VMware
3 5 (16.67%) SAP
4 3 (10.00%) Compaq
4 3 (10.00%) HP
5 2 (6.67%) Cognos
6 1 (3.33%) Intel Security
6 1 (3.33%) Oracle