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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 110 33 21
Rank change year-on-year
-77 -12
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 77 164 280
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 2.07% 6.27% 10.01%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.66% 18.59% 26.92%
Number of salaries quoted 59 131 266
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,900 £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
1157 882 1040
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 31.14% 33.70% 37.18%
Number of salaries quoted 891 735 911
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 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 2 September 2014.

SQL Server 2005 Salary Histogram in Leeds

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 2 September 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.

1 192 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 160 (83.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 121 (63.02%) Microsoft
4 104 (54.17%) .NET
5 102 (53.13%) SQL
6 92 (47.92%) Windows
7 85 (44.27%) C#
8 83 (43.23%) T-SQL
9 55 (28.65%) ASP.NET
10 52 (27.08%) Agile Software Development
11 50 (26.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 42 (21.88%) Active Directory
13 41 (21.35%) VMware
13 41 (21.35%) IIS
13 41 (21.35%) VMware Infrastructure
14 39 (20.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 39 (20.31%) XML
14 39 (20.31%) HTML
14 39 (20.31%) MS Exchange
15 38 (19.79%) MS Excel
15 38 (19.79%) CSS
15 38 (19.79%) MVC
15 38 (19.79%) jQuery
16 37 (19.27%) Citrix
17 36 (18.75%) NetApp
17 36 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2007
17 36 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2010
18 34 (17.71%) SQL Server 2012
18 34 (17.71%) Scrum
19 33 (17.19%) MS Office

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 41 (21.35%) IIS
2 39 (20.31%) MS Exchange
3 36 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2007
3 36 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2010
4 25 (13.02%) Office Communications Server
5 10 (5.21%) SharePoint
6 8 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2003
7 5 (2.60%) CMS
8 4 (2.08%) Umbraco
8 4 (2.08%) Sitecore CMS
9 3 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2013
9 3 (1.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.52%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.52%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 38 (19.79%) MS Excel
2 33 (17.19%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.56%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Communications & Networking
1 32 (16.67%) NAS
2 29 (15.10%) SAN
3 8 (4.17%) WAAS
3 8 (4.17%) Cisco Nexus
4 7 (3.65%) Internet
4 7 (3.65%) VPN
5 2 (1.04%) DNS
5 2 (1.04%) HTTP
6 1 (0.52%) LAN
6 1 (0.52%) WAN
6 1 (0.52%) DHCP
6 1 (0.52%) Firewall
6 1 (0.52%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 192 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 160 (83.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 50 (26.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 39 (20.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 34 (17.71%) SQL Server 2012
6 26 (13.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 17 (8.85%) NoSQL
8 15 (7.81%) SQL Server 2000
9 12 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
10 6 (3.13%) Relational Database
11 5 (2.60%) Oracle Database
11 5 (2.60%) Oracle Database 11g
11 5 (2.60%) Oracle Database 10g
12 4 (2.08%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
12 4 (2.08%) Data Mining
12 4 (2.08%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 3 (1.56%) Oracle9i Database
14 2 (1.04%) MySQL
14 2 (1.04%) OLAP
14 2 (1.04%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 29 (15.10%) Team Foundation Server
2 16 (8.33%) Visual Studio
3 7 (3.65%) Subversion
4 5 (2.60%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 4 (2.08%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 2 (1.04%) NSubstitute
6 2 (1.04%) NUnit
6 2 (1.04%) MSTest
General
1 28 (14.58%) Finance
2 16 (8.33%) Banking
3 10 (5.21%) Legal
4 5 (2.60%) Law
5 1 (0.52%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 116 (60.42%) Developer
2 48 (25.00%) Software Developer
3 38 (19.79%) .NET Developer
4 24 (12.50%) Senior Developer
5 17 (8.85%) SQL Developer
5 17 (8.85%) Technical Designer
5 17 (8.85%) Infrastructure Designer
5 17 (8.85%) Designer
6 16 (8.33%) Analyst
7 14 (7.29%) C# Developer
7 14 (7.29%) Database Developer
8 13 (6.77%) Support Analyst
8 13 (6.77%) C# Software Developer
8 13 (6.77%) Senior .NET Developer
9 9 (4.69%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 9 (4.69%) Senior Database Developer
9 9 (4.69%) Applications Support
9 9 (4.69%) Architect
9 9 (4.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 8 (4.17%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 104 (54.17%) .NET
2 55 (28.65%) ASP.NET
3 39 (20.31%) HTML
3 39 (20.31%) XML
4 38 (19.79%) CSS
4 38 (19.79%) jQuery
5 33 (17.19%) Web Services
6 31 (16.15%) ASP.NET MVC
7 27 (14.06%) .NET Framework
8 23 (11.98%) WCF
9 20 (10.42%) WinForms
10 19 (9.90%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 18 (9.38%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 17 (8.85%) ASP.NET Web API
12 17 (8.85%) ASP.NET 2.0
13 9 (4.69%) Ajax
14 6 (3.13%) XHTML
14 6 (3.13%) WSE
15 5 (2.60%) Classic ASP
16 4 (2.08%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 33 (17.19%) Clustering
2 9 (4.69%) DTV
2 9 (4.69%) NHS
3 8 (4.17%) CLARiiON
3 8 (4.17%) Celerra
4 6 (3.13%) Statistics
4 6 (3.13%) Management Information System
5 5 (2.60%) Replication
5 5 (2.60%) Visualisation
6 4 (2.08%) W3C
6 4 (2.08%) N-Tier
7 3 (1.56%) Blackberry
8 2 (1.04%) Mathematics
8 2 (1.04%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.52%) Physics
9 1 (0.52%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.52%) iSeries
9 1 (0.52%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.52%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 92 (47.92%) Windows
2 31 (16.15%) Windows Server 2003
2 31 (16.15%) Windows Server 2008
3 30 (15.63%) UNIX
4 29 (15.10%) Linux
5 3 (1.56%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.52%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.52%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (27.08%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (19.79%) MVC
3 34 (17.71%) Scrum
4 32 (16.67%) Low Latency
5 31 (16.15%) TDD
6 30 (15.63%) Unit Testing
7 28 (14.58%) Change Control
8 26 (13.54%) Technical Architecture
8 26 (13.54%) Continuous Integration
9 25 (13.02%) DSDM
10 24 (12.50%) RUP
10 24 (12.50%) BDD
11 22 (11.46%) Business Intelligence
11 22 (11.46%) Workflow
12 19 (9.90%) Mentoring
13 17 (8.85%) ITIL
14 9 (4.69%) Data Analysis
14 9 (4.69%) Performance Tuning
15 8 (4.17%) ETL
16 6 (3.13%) OO
Programming Languages
1 102 (53.13%) SQL
2 85 (44.27%) C#
3 83 (43.23%) T-SQL
4 23 (11.98%) JavaScript
5 18 (9.38%) VBA
6 9 (4.69%) VB
7 8 (4.17%) VB.NET
8 4 (2.08%) Java
9 2 (1.04%) Delphi
9 2 (1.04%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.52%) Python
10 1 (0.52%) XAML
10 1 (0.52%) C++
10 1 (0.52%) Perl
10 1 (0.52%) PHP
10 1 (0.52%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 11 (5.73%) Microsoft Certification
1 11 (5.73%) Degree
2 8 (4.17%) NCDA
2 8 (4.17%) NCIE
2 8 (4.17%) VCAP
2 8 (4.17%) VTSP
2 8 (4.17%) CCIA
2 8 (4.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 8 (4.17%) MCTS
2 8 (4.17%) MCITP
2 8 (4.17%) MCSE
2 8 (4.17%) CCA
2 8 (4.17%) Citrix Certification
2 8 (4.17%) CCEA
3 1 (0.52%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (0.52%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.52%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (9.38%) SLA
2 10 (5.21%) QA
System Software
1 42 (21.88%) Active Directory
2 41 (21.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 28 (14.58%) XenApp
4 25 (13.02%) XenServer
5 11 (5.73%) vSphere
6 10 (5.21%) Hyper-V
7 8 (4.17%) XenDesktop
7 8 (4.17%) vCloud
8 4 (2.08%) VMware ESX
9 2 (1.04%) Oracle RMAN
10 1 (0.52%) Oracle RAC
10 1 (0.52%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (1.56%) WSUS
1 3 (1.56%) SCCM
1 3 (1.56%) SCOM
1 3 (1.56%) Norton AntiVirus
1 3 (1.56%) NetBackup
2 2 (1.04%) Data Guard
3 1 (0.52%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 121 (63.02%) Microsoft
2 41 (21.35%) VMware
3 37 (19.27%) Citrix
4 36 (18.75%) NetApp
5 28 (14.58%) CommVault
6 25 (13.02%) AppSense
7 11 (5.73%) EMC
7 11 (5.73%) Oracle
8 8 (4.17%) Cisco
8 8 (4.17%) 3PAR
9 6 (3.13%) Symantec
10 5 (2.60%) Metastorm
11 4 (2.08%) Sitecore
12 3 (1.56%) Kaspersky
12 3 (1.56%) IBM
12 3 (1.56%) Cognos
13 2 (1.04%) Intel
14 1 (0.52%) Nortel
14 1 (0.52%) HP
14 1 (0.52%) Salesforce.com
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