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

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 115 32 21
Rank change year-on-year
-83 -11
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 70 194 273
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.85% 6.75% 9.97%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.60% 19.34% 27.49%
Number of salaries quoted 51 163 251
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,100 £47,500
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
1060 1003 993
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 27.99% 34.90% 36.27%
Number of salaries quoted 807 863 889
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 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 24 October 2014.

SQL Server 2005 Salary Histogram in Leeds

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 October 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.

1 158 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 138 (87.34%) SQL Server 2008
3 111 (70.25%) Microsoft
4 84 (53.16%) Windows
5 77 (48.73%) .NET
6 70 (44.30%) SQL
7 64 (40.51%) C#
8 57 (36.08%) T-SQL
9 47 (29.75%) Active Directory
10 46 (29.11%) VMware
10 46 (29.11%) VMware Infrastructure
11 44 (27.85%) MS Exchange
12 42 (26.58%) ASP.NET
13 41 (25.95%) Citrix
13 41 (25.95%) NetApp
13 41 (25.95%) Exchange Server 2007
13 41 (25.95%) Exchange Server 2010
14 39 (24.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 37 (23.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 36 (22.78%) Agile Software Development
17 34 (21.52%) Windows Server 2008
18 33 (20.89%) MS Office
18 33 (20.89%) UNIX
19 32 (20.25%) Windows Server 2003
19 32 (20.25%) NAS
19 32 (20.25%) Clustering
20 30 (18.99%) SAN
21 29 (18.35%) MS Excel
21 29 (18.35%) SQL Server 2012
22 28 (17.72%) Change Control

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 44 (27.85%) MS Exchange
2 41 (25.95%) Exchange Server 2007
2 41 (25.95%) Exchange Server 2010
3 28 (17.72%) Office Communications Server
4 21 (13.29%) IIS
5 13 (8.23%) SharePoint
5 13 (8.23%) Exchange Server 2003
6 4 (2.53%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (1.27%) WordPress
7 2 (1.27%) CMS
8 1 (0.63%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.63%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 33 (20.89%) MS Office
2 29 (18.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (1.90%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (0.63%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 32 (20.25%) NAS
2 30 (18.99%) SAN
3 12 (7.59%) WAAS
3 12 (7.59%) Cisco Nexus
4 8 (5.06%) VPN
5 3 (1.90%) Internet
6 2 (1.27%) Firewall
6 2 (1.27%) DNS
6 2 (1.27%) LAN
6 2 (1.27%) WAN
6 2 (1.27%) HTTP
7 1 (0.63%) DHCP
7 1 (0.63%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.63%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 158 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 138 (87.34%) SQL Server 2008
3 39 (24.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 37 (23.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 29 (18.35%) SQL Server 2012
6 22 (13.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 19 (12.03%) SQL Server 2000
8 15 (9.49%) Data Warehouse
9 10 (6.33%) NoSQL
10 9 (5.70%) Oracle Database
10 9 (5.70%) Oracle Database 10g
10 9 (5.70%) Oracle Database 11g
11 8 (5.06%) Oracle9i Database
12 4 (2.53%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 4 (2.53%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
13 3 (1.90%) Relational Database
14 2 (1.27%) QlikView
14 2 (1.27%) OLAP
14 2 (1.27%) Data Mining
15 1 (0.63%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 16 (10.13%) Team Foundation Server
2 14 (8.86%) Subversion
3 13 (8.23%) Visual Studio
4 6 (3.80%) NUnit
4 6 (3.80%) MSTest
5 4 (2.53%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 4 (2.53%) TortoiseSVN
6 3 (1.90%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 2 (1.27%) NSubstitute
General
1 16 (10.13%) Finance
2 10 (6.33%) Legal
3 9 (5.70%) Banking
4 3 (1.90%) Marketing
4 3 (1.90%) Law
5 1 (0.63%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 67 (42.41%) Developer
2 26 (16.46%) Software Developer
3 22 (13.92%) .NET Developer
4 18 (11.39%) Analyst
5 17 (10.76%) Architect
6 16 (10.13%) C# Developer
6 16 (10.13%) Technical Designer
6 16 (10.13%) Infrastructure Designer
6 16 (10.13%) Designer
7 15 (9.49%) Support Analyst
7 15 (9.49%) Applications Support
8 13 (8.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 13 (8.23%) Applications Support Analyst
8 13 (8.23%) C# Software Developer
9 12 (7.59%) Virtualisation Architect
9 12 (7.59%) Storage Architect
9 12 (7.59%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
9 12 (7.59%) Technical Engineer
9 12 (7.59%) Solutions Architect
9 12 (7.59%) Storage Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (48.73%) .NET
2 42 (26.58%) ASP.NET
3 28 (17.72%) HTML
3 28 (17.72%) XML
4 27 (17.09%) CSS
4 27 (17.09%) ASP.NET MVC
5 26 (16.46%) jQuery
6 23 (14.56%) Web Services
6 23 (14.56%) WinForms
7 21 (13.29%) .NET Framework
8 20 (12.66%) WCF
9 17 (10.76%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 10 (6.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 10 (6.33%) ASP.NET 2.0
10 10 (6.33%) ASP.NET Web API
11 9 (5.70%) WPF
12 8 (5.06%) Silverlight
12 8 (5.06%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 8 (5.06%) Ajax
12 8 (5.06%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 32 (20.25%) Clustering
2 12 (7.59%) Statistics
2 12 (7.59%) Celerra
2 12 (7.59%) CLARiiON
3 9 (5.70%) Management Information System
4 8 (5.06%) Visualisation
5 5 (3.16%) NHS
5 5 (3.16%) DTV
6 4 (2.53%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.27%) N-Tier
7 2 (1.27%) Replication
7 2 (1.27%) New Media
8 1 (0.63%) iSeries
8 1 (0.63%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.63%) Physics
8 1 (0.63%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.63%) IVR
8 1 (0.63%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 84 (53.16%) Windows
2 34 (21.52%) Windows Server 2008
3 33 (20.89%) UNIX
4 32 (20.25%) Windows Server 2003
5 28 (17.72%) Linux
6 5 (3.16%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.63%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.63%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (22.78%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (17.72%) Technical Architecture
2 28 (17.72%) MVC
2 28 (17.72%) Change Control
3 26 (16.46%) ITIL
4 22 (13.92%) Business Intelligence
5 15 (9.49%) TDD
6 13 (8.23%) Workflow
6 13 (8.23%) Performance Tuning
7 12 (7.59%) Mentoring
7 12 (7.59%) Unit Testing
7 12 (7.59%) Scrum
7 12 (7.59%) Data Analysis
8 11 (6.96%) Low Latency
9 10 (6.33%) Continuous Integration
10 9 (5.70%) Performance Management
10 9 (5.70%) BDD
10 9 (5.70%) RUP
10 9 (5.70%) DSDM
11 8 (5.06%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 70 (44.30%) SQL
2 64 (40.51%) C#
3 57 (36.08%) T-SQL
4 18 (11.39%) VBA
5 15 (9.49%) JavaScript
6 13 (8.23%) VB
7 9 (5.70%) VB.NET
8 6 (3.80%) Delphi
9 2 (1.27%) Java
10 1 (0.63%) C++
10 1 (0.63%) Perl
10 1 (0.63%) PHP
10 1 (0.63%) Python
Qualifications
1 21 (13.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (8.23%) MCTS
2 13 (8.23%) MCITP
3 12 (7.59%) Degree
3 12 (7.59%) MCSE
3 12 (7.59%) CCA
3 12 (7.59%) Citrix Certification
3 12 (7.59%) CCEA
3 12 (7.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 12 (7.59%) NCDA
3 12 (7.59%) NCIE
3 12 (7.59%) VCAP
3 12 (7.59%) VTSP
3 12 (7.59%) CCIA
4 2 (1.27%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.27%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.63%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (15.19%) SLA
2 3 (1.90%) QA
System Software
1 47 (29.75%) Active Directory
2 46 (29.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 28 (17.72%) XenApp
3 28 (17.72%) XenServer
4 15 (9.49%) vSphere
4 15 (9.49%) Hyper-V
5 12 (7.59%) XenDesktop
5 12 (7.59%) vCloud
6 4 (2.53%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.63%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (0.63%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (1.90%) NetBackup
1 3 (1.90%) SCCM
1 3 (1.90%) SCOM
2 1 (0.63%) Data Guard
2 1 (0.63%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 111 (70.25%) Microsoft
2 46 (29.11%) VMware
3 41 (25.95%) Citrix
3 41 (25.95%) NetApp
4 28 (17.72%) AppSense
4 28 (17.72%) CommVault
5 18 (11.39%) Oracle
6 15 (9.49%) EMC
7 13 (8.23%) Cisco
8 12 (7.59%) 3PAR
9 3 (1.90%) Symantec
9 3 (1.90%) Metastorm
9 3 (1.90%) IBM
9 3 (1.90%) Cognos
10 2 (1.27%) Intel
11 1 (0.63%) Nortel
11 1 (0.63%) HP
11 1 (0.63%) Capita
11 1 (0.63%) Google
11 1 (0.63%) Salesforce.com
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