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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 97 82 48
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -34
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 5 30 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.42% 2.19% 4.41%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.02% 5.74% 10.11%
Number of salaries quoted 5 22 39
Average salary £42,500 £41,625 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.10% +4.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £33,200 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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
490 523 524
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 40.83% 38.12% 43.59%
Number of salaries quoted 306 307 320
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +10.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,900 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%

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 4 August 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 13 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (84.62%) SQL
3 9 (69.23%) T-SQL
3 9 (69.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (69.23%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (61.54%) Clustering
4 8 (61.54%) MS Excel
5 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
5 7 (53.85%) Windows
5 7 (53.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (53.85%) PowerShell
6 6 (46.15%) Replication
7 5 (38.46%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (30.77%) Sybase ASE
8 4 (30.77%) Release Management
8 4 (30.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 4 (30.77%) Banking
8 4 (30.77%) Web Development
8 4 (30.77%) Physical Data Model
8 4 (30.77%) Database Mirroring
8 4 (30.77%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (30.77%) Performance Analysis
8 4 (30.77%) HTML
8 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
8 4 (30.77%) XML
8 4 (30.77%) VBScript
8 4 (30.77%) Sybase
8 4 (30.77%) Validation
8 4 (30.77%) Windows NT
8 4 (30.77%) Windows XP

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 (15.38%) JBoss
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 8 (61.54%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) Internet
2 1 (7.69%) DAB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (69.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 9 (69.23%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (53.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (38.46%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (30.77%) Sybase ASE
5 4 (30.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (15.38%) OLAP
6 2 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (15.38%) DTS
6 2 (15.38%) OLTP
6 2 (15.38%) RDBMS
6 2 (15.38%) Oracle Database 12c
6 2 (15.38%) Oracle Database
6 2 (15.38%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (30.77%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) DBA
2 5 (38.46%) SQL DBA
3 3 (23.08%) SQL Server DBA
4 2 (15.38%) .NET Architect
4 2 (15.38%) Database Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Architect
4 2 (15.38%) Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Development DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) HTML
1 4 (30.77%) XML
1 4 (30.77%) CGI
2 2 (15.38%) OC4J
2 2 (15.38%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (61.54%) Clustering
2 6 (46.15%) Replication
3 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
3 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (53.85%) Windows
2 4 (30.77%) Windows NT
2 4 (30.77%) Windows XP
3 2 (15.38%) AIX
3 2 (15.38%) Linux
3 2 (15.38%) UNIX
3 2 (15.38%) Tru64
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Validation
1 4 (30.77%) Web Development
1 4 (30.77%) Release Management
1 4 (30.77%) Data Modelling
1 4 (30.77%) Performance Tuning
1 4 (30.77%) Performance Analysis
1 4 (30.77%) Physical Data Model
1 4 (30.77%) Database Mirroring
2 2 (15.38%) ETL
2 2 (15.38%) Change Management
2 2 (15.38%) E-Commerce
2 2 (15.38%) Database Security
3 1 (7.69%) Time Management
3 1 (7.69%) ETL Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (84.62%) SQL
2 9 (69.23%) T-SQL
3 7 (53.85%) PowerShell
4 4 (30.77%) VBScript
4 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
5 2 (15.38%) PL/SQL
5 2 (15.38%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 4 (30.77%) Sybase
3 2 (15.38%) Oracle