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 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 119 60 23
Rank change year-on-year
-59 -37
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 52 147 243
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.48% 3.93% 8.74%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.60% 12.23% 24.70%
Number of salaries quoted 46 146 211
Average salary £36,500 £36,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,722 £30,400 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £44,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
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
1131 1202 984
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 32.17% 32.12% 35.41%
Number of salaries quoted 943 1027 806
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,000 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +1.26%

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 28 April 2015.

SQL Server 2005 Salary Histogram in Leeds

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, 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.

1 112 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 96 (85.71%) SQL Server 2008
3 60 (53.57%) SQL
4 57 (50.89%) Microsoft
5 49 (43.75%) Windows
6 46 (41.07%) T-SQL
7 45 (40.18%) .NET
8 44 (39.29%) C#
9 42 (37.50%) SQL Server 2012
10 39 (34.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 30 (26.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 28 (25.00%) ASP.NET
12 28 (25.00%) ITIL
13 27 (24.11%) UNIX
14 25 (22.32%) Active Directory
14 25 (22.32%) Clustering
14 25 (22.32%) VMware
14 25 (22.32%) VMware Infrastructure
15 24 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
15 24 (21.43%) ETL
16 23 (20.54%) MS Exchange
16 23 (20.54%) MVC
17 22 (19.64%) Windows Server 2003
17 22 (19.64%) MS Excel
17 22 (19.64%) NAS
18 19 (16.96%) Exchange Server 2010
18 19 (16.96%) Citrix
19 18 (16.07%) SAN
19 18 (16.07%) SLA
19 18 (16.07%) MS Office

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, 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 23 (20.54%) MS Exchange
2 19 (16.96%) Exchange Server 2010
3 16 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
4 13 (11.61%) IIS
5 12 (10.71%) SharePoint
6 5 (4.46%) Office Communications Server
7 4 (3.57%) Mule
7 4 (3.57%) BizTalk Server
7 4 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (2.68%) JBoss
9 2 (1.79%) IBM Notes
9 2 (1.79%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 22 (19.64%) MS Excel
2 18 (16.07%) MS Office
3 1 (0.89%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 22 (19.64%) NAS
2 18 (16.07%) SAN
3 13 (11.61%) VPN
4 8 (7.14%) Internet
5 7 (6.25%) DNS
6 5 (4.46%) DHCP
7 3 (2.68%) Firewall
8 2 (1.79%) Wireless
8 2 (1.79%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 112 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 96 (85.71%) SQL Server 2008
3 42 (37.50%) SQL Server 2012
4 39 (34.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 30 (26.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 10 (8.93%) SQL Server 2000
6 10 (8.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 8 (7.14%) Oracle Database 11g
7 8 (7.14%) Oracle Database
7 8 (7.14%) Oracle Database 10g
8 7 (6.25%) Oracle9i Database
8 7 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
9 6 (5.36%) Relational Database
10 4 (3.57%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 2 (1.79%) DTS
12 1 (0.89%) RDBMS
12 1 (0.89%) MySQL
12 1 (0.89%) Crystal Reports
12 1 (0.89%) JasperReports
Development Applications
1 14 (12.50%) Visual Studio
2 10 (8.93%) Subversion
3 9 (8.04%) NUnit
3 9 (8.04%) TortoiseSVN
3 9 (8.04%) MSTest
4 7 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (9.82%) Finance
2 3 (2.68%) Legal
3 1 (0.89%) Banking
3 1 (0.89%) Retail
3 1 (0.89%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (0.89%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 34 (30.36%) Developer
2 32 (28.57%) DBA
3 29 (25.89%) SQL DBA
4 19 (16.96%) SQL Server DBA
5 18 (16.07%) .NET Developer
6 16 (14.29%) Applications Support
6 16 (14.29%) Analyst
7 11 (9.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 11 (9.82%) Technical Engineer
7 11 (9.82%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
8 10 (8.93%) Support Analyst
9 9 (8.04%) 3rd Line Support
9 9 (8.04%) C# Developer
9 9 (8.04%) C# .NET Developer
10 8 (7.14%) Applications Support Analyst
10 8 (7.14%) Administrator
10 8 (7.14%) Software Developer
11 7 (6.25%) Server Support
11 7 (6.25%) Agile C# Developer
11 7 (6.25%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (40.18%) .NET
2 28 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 18 (16.07%) ASP.NET MVC
4 16 (14.29%) WinForms
5 15 (13.39%) CSS
5 15 (13.39%) Web Services
5 15 (13.39%) HTML
6 14 (12.50%) XML
7 13 (11.61%) MSMQ
8 12 (10.71%) jQuery
9 11 (9.82%) Ajax
10 10 (8.93%) .NET Framework
10 10 (8.93%) Entity Framework
11 9 (8.04%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 9 (8.04%) NHibernate
11 9 (8.04%) WCF
11 9 (8.04%) XHTML
12 8 (7.14%) WPF
13 7 (6.25%) Silverlight
13 7 (6.25%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 25 (22.32%) Clustering
2 13 (11.61%) Replication
3 8 (7.14%) Statistics
4 5 (4.46%) N-Tier
5 3 (2.68%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.68%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.79%) Visualisation
6 2 (1.79%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.89%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.89%) NHS
7 1 (0.89%) W3C
7 1 (0.89%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.89%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 49 (43.75%) Windows
2 27 (24.11%) UNIX
3 24 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 22 (19.64%) Windows Server 2003
5 17 (15.18%) Linux
6 8 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (4.46%) Windows 7
8 3 (2.68%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (25.00%) ITIL
2 24 (21.43%) ETL
3 23 (20.54%) MVC
4 18 (16.07%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (14.29%) Change Control
6 13 (11.61%) OO
7 9 (8.04%) TDD
8 8 (7.14%) Mentoring
9 7 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
9 7 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (4.46%) OOD
10 5 (4.46%) Service Delivery
10 5 (4.46%) Migration
10 5 (4.46%) Technical Architecture
10 5 (4.46%) Mobile Development
11 4 (3.57%) Coaching
11 4 (3.57%) Software Architecture
12 3 (2.68%) Time Management
12 3 (2.68%) Web Development
12 3 (2.68%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 60 (53.57%) SQL
2 46 (41.07%) T-SQL
3 44 (39.29%) C#
4 15 (13.39%) JavaScript
4 15 (13.39%) VB
5 9 (8.04%) VB.NET
5 9 (8.04%) Delphi
6 6 (5.36%) PowerShell
7 4 (3.57%) VBA
7 4 (3.57%) VB6
8 1 (0.89%) Perl
Qualifications
1 12 (10.71%) Degree
2 11 (9.82%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (2.68%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.79%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (1.79%) MCP
4 2 (1.79%) MCSE
4 2 (1.79%) MCSA
5 1 (0.89%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.89%) MCTS
5 1 (0.89%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (16.07%) SLA
2 1 (0.89%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 25 (22.32%) Active Directory
1 25 (22.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (14.29%) XenApp
3 5 (4.46%) XenServer
3 5 (4.46%) vSphere
3 5 (4.46%) Hyper-V
4 4 (3.57%) VMware ESX
5 3 (2.68%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.89%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 11 (9.82%) Norton AntiVirus
2 10 (8.93%) SCCM
2 10 (8.93%) SCOM
3 9 (8.04%) Opsview
4 4 (3.57%) NetBackup
5 2 (1.79%) WSUS
6 1 (0.89%) OpenView
6 1 (0.89%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (0.89%) Oracle Flashback
6 1 (0.89%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 57 (50.89%) Microsoft
2 25 (22.32%) VMware
3 19 (16.96%) Citrix
4 17 (15.18%) Oracle
5 16 (14.29%) NetApp
6 15 (13.39%) Symantec
7 11 (9.82%) Kaspersky
8 9 (8.04%) CheckPoint
9 7 (6.25%) CommVault
10 5 (4.46%) AppSense
11 4 (3.57%) IBM
11 4 (3.57%) EMC
11 4 (3.57%) Intel
12 2 (1.79%) Lotus
12 2 (1.79%) Twitter
13 1 (0.89%) Splunk
13 1 (0.89%) Remedy
13 1 (0.89%) Avaya
13 1 (0.89%) HP
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