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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 95 76 76
Rank change year-on-year
-19 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 5 29 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.43% 2.19% 1.95%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.14% 5.66% 4.77%
Number of salaries quoted 4 25 7
Average salary £45,250 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.12% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,550 £36,200 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £43,600 £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
438 512 482
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 37.50% 38.64% 40.85%
Number of salaries quoted 261 332 261
Average salary £43,500 £40,000 £37,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.75% +5.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £51,750 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.89%

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 22 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 28 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 21 (75.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 14 (50.00%) SQL
3 14 (50.00%) MS Excel
4 13 (46.43%) Windows
5 12 (42.86%) Visual Studio
5 12 (42.86%) C#
5 12 (42.86%) JavaScript
5 12 (42.86%) .NET
6 11 (39.29%) HTML
6 11 (39.29%) Data Modelling
6 11 (39.29%) Banking
6 11 (39.29%) SQL Server 2012
7 9 (32.14%) PowerShell
7 9 (32.14%) jQuery
7 9 (32.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 9 (32.14%) T-SQL
7 9 (32.14%) VBScript
8 7 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 7 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 7 (25.00%) Replication
8 7 (25.00%) Clustering
8 7 (25.00%) ETL
9 6 (21.43%) Windows XP
9 6 (21.43%) Microsoft
9 6 (21.43%) Validation
9 6 (21.43%) CGI
9 6 (21.43%) Oracle
9 6 (21.43%) Sybase
9 6 (21.43%) XML

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 3 (10.71%) IIS
Applications
1 14 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (17.86%) MS Office
3 1 (3.57%) MS Project
3 1 (3.57%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.71%) DHCP
1 3 (10.71%) DNS
1 3 (10.71%) SAN
1 3 (10.71%) IPv4
2 1 (3.57%) DAB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 21 (75.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (39.29%) SQL Server 2012
4 9 (32.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 6 (21.43%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (21.43%) Sybase ASE
7 5 (17.86%) Oracle Database
7 5 (17.86%) Informix
7 5 (17.86%) Oracle Reports
7 5 (17.86%) Crystal Reports
7 5 (17.86%) Oracle Database 10g
7 5 (17.86%) BusinessObjects
7 5 (17.86%) MS Access
8 2 (7.14%) OLTP
8 2 (7.14%) OLAP
8 2 (7.14%) DTS
Development Applications
1 12 (42.86%) Visual Studio
2 3 (10.71%) Git (software)
General
1 11 (39.29%) Banking
2 5 (17.86%) Retail
2 5 (17.86%) Finance
3 1 (3.57%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 14 (50.00%) Developer
2 8 (28.57%) DBA
2 8 (28.57%) C# Developer
3 5 (17.86%) Business Objects Developer
3 5 (17.86%) Business Developer
4 3 (10.71%) .NET Architect
4 3 (10.71%) Architect
5 2 (7.14%) .NET Developer
5 2 (7.14%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Technical Specialist
5 2 (7.14%) SQL DBA
6 1 (3.57%) Development DBA
6 1 (3.57%) Database Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Consultant
6 1 (3.57%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (42.86%) .NET
2 11 (39.29%) HTML
3 9 (32.14%) jQuery
4 6 (21.43%) CGI
4 6 (21.43%) XML
5 5 (17.86%) ASP.NET
6 4 (14.29%) CSS
6 4 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 3 (10.71%) WCF
7 3 (10.71%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (10.71%) HTML5
7 3 (10.71%) Web Services
8 2 (7.14%) .NET Framework
9 1 (3.57%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.00%) Replication
1 7 (25.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 13 (46.43%) Windows
2 6 (21.43%) Windows XP
2 6 (21.43%) Windows NT
3 3 (10.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (10.71%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (39.29%) Data Modelling
2 7 (25.00%) ETL
3 6 (21.43%) Validation
3 6 (21.43%) Web Development
3 6 (21.43%) Release Management
3 6 (21.43%) Performance Tuning
3 6 (21.43%) Performance Analysis
3 6 (21.43%) Physical Data Model
3 6 (21.43%) Database Mirroring
4 5 (17.86%) MVC
5 4 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (14.29%) Software Engineering
5 4 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (10.71%) Mobile Development
6 3 (10.71%) Pair Programming
6 3 (10.71%) Service Management
6 3 (10.71%) Problem Management
6 3 (10.71%) Time Management
6 3 (10.71%) ITIL
7 2 (7.14%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 14 (50.00%) SQL
2 12 (42.86%) C#
2 12 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 9 (32.14%) PowerShell
3 9 (32.14%) T-SQL
3 9 (32.14%) VBScript
4 1 (3.57%) VB.NET
4 1 (3.57%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (10.71%) MCP
1 3 (10.71%) MCSE
1 3 (10.71%) MCSA
1 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (10.71%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (10.71%) Hyper-V
1 3 (10.71%) XenApp
1 3 (10.71%) XenDesktop
1 3 (10.71%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (10.71%) SCCM
1 3 (10.71%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (21.43%) Microsoft
1 6 (21.43%) Oracle
1 6 (21.43%) Sybase
2 5 (17.86%) Netezza
2 5 (17.86%) SAP
2 5 (17.86%) Business Objects
3 3 (10.71%) Citrix
3 3 (10.71%) HP
3 3 (10.71%) Compaq
3 3 (10.71%) VMware