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

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 84 51 58
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +7
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 20 47 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.57% 4.30% 2.65%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.86% 10.02% 8.54%
Number of salaries quoted 17 33 6
Average salary £40,750 £40,000 £38,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.87% +4.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,800 £36,300 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £51,000 £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 Glasgow region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
518 469 281
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 40.63% 42.87% 31.02%
Number of salaries quoted 297 256 193
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,850 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £51,600 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2005 across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

SQL Server 2005 Salary Histogram in Glasgow

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 49 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 45 (91.84%) C#
3 42 (85.71%) .NET
4 30 (61.22%) ASP.NET
5 24 (48.98%) HTML
6 23 (46.94%) CSS
6 23 (46.94%) jQuery
7 22 (44.90%) SQL Server 2008
7 22 (44.90%) JavaScript
8 18 (36.73%) Windows
8 18 (36.73%) WCF
9 17 (34.69%) Agile Software Development
10 16 (32.65%) .NET Framework
10 16 (32.65%) OO
10 16 (32.65%) Microsoft
11 15 (30.61%) MVC
12 14 (28.57%) HTML5
13 13 (26.53%) Visual Studio
14 12 (24.49%) OOP
14 12 (24.49%) Relational Database
14 12 (24.49%) Degree
15 11 (22.45%) SQL
16 10 (20.41%) ASP.NET MVC
17 9 (18.37%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 9 (18.37%) Continuous Integration
18 8 (16.33%) Computer Science
18 8 (16.33%) SQL Server 2012
18 8 (16.33%) Mentoring
18 8 (16.33%) XML
19 7 (14.29%) Web Services

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 4 (8.16%) IIS
2 1 (2.04%) WorkSite
2 1 (2.04%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.20%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.08%) Intranet
2 1 (2.04%) LAN
2 1 (2.04%) WAN
2 1 (2.04%) DHCP
2 1 (2.04%) DNS
2 1 (2.04%) Firewall
2 1 (2.04%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 22 (44.90%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (24.49%) Relational Database
4 8 (16.33%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (10.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (6.12%) SQL Server 2000
7 2 (4.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database
8 1 (2.04%) Oracle9i Database
8 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (2.04%) IDOL
Development Applications
1 13 (26.53%) Visual Studio
2 6 (12.24%) NCrunch
3 5 (10.20%) Git (software)
4 3 (6.12%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (4.08%) Subversion
6 1 (2.04%) JIRA
6 1 (2.04%) Selenium
General
1 5 (10.20%) Retail
2 4 (8.16%) Finance
3 1 (2.04%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 45 (91.84%) Developer
2 16 (32.65%) Senior Developer
3 14 (28.57%) C# Developer
4 13 (26.53%) Software Developer
5 10 (20.41%) .NET Developer
5 10 (20.41%) Senior Software Developer
6 3 (6.12%) Analyst
7 2 (4.08%) Support Analyst
7 2 (4.08%) Junior
7 2 (4.08%) Senior .NET Developer
7 2 (4.08%) Junior .NET Developer
7 2 (4.08%) Junior Developer
8 1 (2.04%) IT Security Analyst
8 1 (2.04%) C# Software Developer
8 1 (2.04%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (2.04%) C# .NET Developer
8 1 (2.04%) Applications Support Analyst
8 1 (2.04%) SQL DBA
8 1 (2.04%) Security Analyst
8 1 (2.04%) Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (85.71%) .NET
2 30 (61.22%) ASP.NET
3 24 (48.98%) HTML
4 23 (46.94%) CSS
4 23 (46.94%) jQuery
5 18 (36.73%) WCF
6 16 (32.65%) .NET Framework
7 14 (28.57%) HTML5
8 10 (20.41%) ASP.NET MVC
9 9 (18.37%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 8 (16.33%) XML
11 7 (14.29%) Web Services
12 6 (12.24%) XSL
12 6 (12.24%) DHTML
12 6 (12.24%) Ajax
13 5 (10.20%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 5 (10.20%) WinForms
14 4 (8.16%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 4 (8.16%) NHibernate
15 3 (6.12%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.33%) Computer Science
2 3 (6.12%) EPoS
3 2 (4.08%) N-Tier
3 2 (4.08%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.04%) Cryptography
4 1 (2.04%) User Experience
4 1 (2.04%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.04%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 18 (36.73%) Windows
2 1 (2.04%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (34.69%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (32.65%) OO
3 15 (30.61%) MVC
4 12 (24.49%) OOP
5 9 (18.37%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (16.33%) Mentoring
7 7 (14.29%) OOD
7 7 (14.29%) Pair Programming
8 5 (10.20%) E-Commerce
8 5 (10.20%) RAD
9 3 (6.12%) TDD
9 3 (6.12%) CRM
9 3 (6.12%) Scrum
10 1 (2.04%) Software Engineering
10 1 (2.04%) Systems Analysis
10 1 (2.04%) Information Management
10 1 (2.04%) Technical Architecture
10 1 (2.04%) Time Management
10 1 (2.04%) Product Management
10 1 (2.04%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 45 (91.84%) C#
2 22 (44.90%) JavaScript
3 11 (22.45%) SQL
4 6 (12.24%) VBScript
5 3 (6.12%) VB
6 1 (2.04%) Java
Qualifications
1 12 (24.49%) Degree
2 1 (2.04%) CEH
2 1 (2.04%) CISSP
2 1 (2.04%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.24%) QA
2 1 (2.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (2.04%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 16 (32.65%) Microsoft
2 7 (14.29%) Oracle
3 4 (8.16%) Sybase
4 2 (4.08%) Telerik
5 1 (2.04%) VMware