The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2005 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2005 over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 108 33 20
Rank change year-on-year
-75 -13
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 77 170 267
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 2.09% 6.38% 9.62%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.63% 18.62% 26.18%
Number of salaries quoted 61 136 252
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
SQL Server 2005
West Yorkshire

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 Leeds region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1161 913 1020
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 31.45% 34.27% 36.74%
Number of salaries quoted 899 758 890
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

SQL Server 2005
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2005 across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server 2005 Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

SQL Server 2005
Salary Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2005 across the Leeds region.

SQL Server 2005 Salary Trend in Leeds

SQL Server 2005
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2005 across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

SQL Server 2005 Salary Histogram in Leeds

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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.

1 199 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 165 (82.91%) SQL Server 2008
3 121 (60.80%) Microsoft
4 111 (55.78%) .NET
5 108 (54.27%) SQL
6 94 (47.24%) Windows
7 92 (46.23%) C#
8 87 (43.72%) T-SQL
9 63 (31.66%) ASP.NET
10 57 (28.64%) Agile Software Development
11 49 (24.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 45 (22.61%) MVC
13 43 (21.61%) IIS
13 43 (21.61%) jQuery
14 42 (21.11%) HTML
15 41 (20.60%) CSS
15 41 (20.60%) Active Directory
16 40 (20.10%) VMware
16 40 (20.10%) VMware Infrastructure
17 39 (19.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 39 (19.60%) XML
18 38 (19.10%) MS Excel
18 38 (19.10%) MS Exchange
18 38 (19.10%) Scrum
19 36 (18.09%) Citrix
20 35 (17.59%) NetApp
20 35 (17.59%) Web Services
20 35 (17.59%) Exchange Server 2007
20 35 (17.59%) ASP.NET MVC
20 35 (17.59%) Exchange Server 2010

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 43 (21.61%) IIS
2 38 (19.10%) MS Exchange
3 35 (17.59%) Exchange Server 2007
3 35 (17.59%) Exchange Server 2010
4 25 (12.56%) Office Communications Server
5 11 (5.53%) SharePoint
6 7 (3.52%) Exchange Server 2003
7 5 (2.51%) CMS
8 4 (2.01%) Umbraco
8 4 (2.01%) Sitecore CMS
9 3 (1.51%) Exchange Server 2013
9 3 (1.51%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.50%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.50%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 38 (19.10%) MS Excel
2 34 (17.09%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.01%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Communications & Networking
1 32 (16.08%) NAS
2 29 (14.57%) SAN
3 7 (3.52%) Internet
3 7 (3.52%) VPN
3 7 (3.52%) WAAS
3 7 (3.52%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (1.01%) HTTP
4 2 (1.01%) DNS
5 1 (0.50%) LAN
5 1 (0.50%) WAN
5 1 (0.50%) DHCP
5 1 (0.50%) Firewall
5 1 (0.50%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 199 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 165 (82.91%) SQL Server 2008
3 49 (24.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 39 (19.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 34 (17.09%) SQL Server 2012
6 25 (12.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 17 (8.54%) NoSQL
8 15 (7.54%) SQL Server 2000
9 11 (5.53%) Data Warehouse
10 6 (3.02%) Relational Database
11 5 (2.51%) Oracle Database
11 5 (2.51%) Oracle Database 11g
11 5 (2.51%) Oracle Database 10g
12 4 (2.01%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
12 4 (2.01%) Data Mining
13 3 (1.51%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 3 (1.51%) Oracle9i Database
14 2 (1.01%) MySQL
14 2 (1.01%) OLAP
14 2 (1.01%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 33 (16.58%) Team Foundation Server
2 19 (9.55%) Visual Studio
3 7 (3.52%) Subversion
4 6 (3.02%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 4 (2.01%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 2 (1.01%) NSubstitute
6 2 (1.01%) NUnit
6 2 (1.01%) MSTest
General
1 27 (13.57%) Finance
2 16 (8.04%) Banking
3 10 (5.03%) Legal
4 5 (2.51%) Law
5 1 (0.50%) Back Office
5 1 (0.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 125 (62.81%) Developer
2 51 (25.63%) Software Developer
3 42 (21.11%) .NET Developer
4 25 (12.56%) Senior Developer
5 18 (9.05%) SQL Developer
6 17 (8.54%) Technical Designer
6 17 (8.54%) Infrastructure Designer
6 17 (8.54%) Designer
7 16 (8.04%) C# Developer
8 15 (7.54%) Database Developer
8 15 (7.54%) Analyst
8 15 (7.54%) C# Software Developer
9 13 (6.53%) Senior .NET Developer
10 12 (6.03%) Support Analyst
11 10 (5.03%) C# .NET Developer
12 9 (4.52%) Web Developer
12 9 (4.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 9 (4.52%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 9 (4.52%) SQL Database Developer
12 9 (4.52%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 111 (55.78%) .NET
2 63 (31.66%) ASP.NET
3 43 (21.61%) jQuery
4 42 (21.11%) HTML
5 41 (20.60%) CSS
6 39 (19.60%) XML
7 35 (17.59%) Web Services
7 35 (17.59%) ASP.NET MVC
8 29 (14.57%) .NET Framework
9 25 (12.56%) WCF
10 21 (10.55%) WinForms
11 19 (9.55%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 18 (9.05%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 17 (8.54%) ASP.NET 2.0
13 17 (8.54%) ASP.NET Web API
14 9 (4.52%) Ajax
15 6 (3.02%) XHTML
15 6 (3.02%) RESTful
15 6 (3.02%) JSON
15 6 (3.02%) WSE
Miscellaneous
1 33 (16.58%) Clustering
2 9 (4.52%) DTV
2 9 (4.52%) NHS
3 7 (3.52%) CLARiiON
3 7 (3.52%) Celerra
4 6 (3.02%) Management Information System
5 5 (2.51%) Replication
5 5 (2.51%) N-Tier
5 5 (2.51%) Visualisation
5 5 (2.51%) Statistics
6 4 (2.01%) Mathematics
6 4 (2.01%) W3C
7 3 (1.51%) Blackberry
8 2 (1.01%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.50%) Physics
9 1 (0.50%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.50%) iSeries
9 1 (0.50%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.50%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 94 (47.24%) Windows
2 31 (15.58%) Windows Server 2003
2 31 (15.58%) Windows Server 2008
3 30 (15.08%) UNIX
4 29 (14.57%) Linux
5 5 (2.51%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.50%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.50%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (28.64%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (22.61%) MVC
3 38 (19.10%) Scrum
4 34 (17.09%) Low Latency
5 32 (16.08%) TDD
5 32 (16.08%) Unit Testing
6 28 (14.07%) Change Control
7 27 (13.57%) Continuous Integration
8 26 (13.07%) Technical Architecture
8 26 (13.07%) DSDM
9 25 (12.56%) RUP
9 25 (12.56%) BDD
10 23 (11.56%) Workflow
11 21 (10.55%) Business Intelligence
12 16 (8.04%) ITIL
13 9 (4.52%) Data Analysis
13 9 (4.52%) Performance Tuning
14 7 (3.52%) Web Development
14 7 (3.52%) OO
14 7 (3.52%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 108 (54.27%) SQL
2 92 (46.23%) C#
3 87 (43.72%) T-SQL
4 29 (14.57%) JavaScript
5 19 (9.55%) VBA
6 11 (5.53%) VB.NET
7 10 (5.03%) VB
8 4 (2.01%) Java
9 2 (1.01%) Delphi
9 2 (1.01%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.50%) Python
10 1 (0.50%) XAML
10 1 (0.50%) C++
10 1 (0.50%) Perl
10 1 (0.50%) PHP
10 1 (0.50%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 13 (6.53%) Degree
2 10 (5.03%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (3.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 7 (3.52%) MCTS
3 7 (3.52%) MCITP
3 7 (3.52%) MCSE
3 7 (3.52%) CCA
3 7 (3.52%) Citrix Certification
3 7 (3.52%) CCEA
3 7 (3.52%) NCDA
3 7 (3.52%) NCIE
3 7 (3.52%) VCAP
3 7 (3.52%) VTSP
3 7 (3.52%) CCIA
4 1 (0.50%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.50%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.50%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (9.05%) SLA
2 13 (6.53%) QA
System Software
1 41 (20.60%) Active Directory
2 40 (20.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 28 (14.07%) XenApp
4 25 (12.56%) XenServer
5 10 (5.03%) vSphere
6 9 (4.52%) Hyper-V
7 7 (3.52%) XenDesktop
7 7 (3.52%) vCloud
8 4 (2.01%) VMware ESX
9 2 (1.01%) Oracle RMAN
10 1 (0.50%) Oracle RAC
10 1 (0.50%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (1.51%) WSUS
1 3 (1.51%) SCCM
1 3 (1.51%) SCOM
1 3 (1.51%) Norton AntiVirus
1 3 (1.51%) NetBackup
2 2 (1.01%) Data Guard
3 1 (0.50%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 121 (60.80%) Microsoft
2 40 (20.10%) VMware
3 36 (18.09%) Citrix
4 35 (17.59%) NetApp
5 28 (14.07%) CommVault
6 25 (12.56%) AppSense
7 13 (6.53%) Oracle
8 10 (5.03%) EMC
9 7 (3.52%) Cisco
9 7 (3.52%) 3PAR
10 6 (3.02%) Symantec
10 6 (3.02%) Metastorm
11 4 (2.01%) Sitecore
12 3 (1.51%) Kaspersky
12 3 (1.51%) IBM
13 2 (1.01%) Cognos
13 2 (1.01%) Intel
14 1 (0.50%) Nortel
14 1 (0.50%) HP
14 1 (0.50%) Salesforce.com
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