The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Leeds region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 100 25 23
Rank change year-on-year
-75 -2
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 88 200 217
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 2.41% 7.89% 8.77%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.18% 23.20% 24.00%
Number of salaries quoted 75 156 202
Average salary £39,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £26,750 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1226 862 904
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 33.51% 33.99% 36.53%
Number of salaries quoted 985 690 796
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 £27,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £46,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
SQL Server 2005
West Yorkshire

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 25 July 2014.

SQL Server 2005 Salary Histogram in Leeds

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

1 235 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 196 (83.40%) SQL Server 2008
3 147 (62.55%) .NET
4 143 (60.85%) SQL
5 135 (57.45%) Microsoft
6 124 (52.77%) C#
7 116 (49.36%) T-SQL
8 97 (41.28%) Windows
9 86 (36.60%) ASP.NET
10 81 (34.47%) Agile Software Development
11 70 (29.79%) MVC
12 58 (24.68%) MS Excel
13 55 (23.40%) Team Foundation Server
14 51 (21.70%) HTML
14 51 (21.70%) Scrum
15 50 (21.28%) CSS
16 49 (20.85%) IIS
16 49 (20.85%) jQuery
17 48 (20.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 45 (19.15%) SQL Server 2012
19 44 (18.72%) ASP.NET MVC
19 44 (18.72%) XML
20 42 (17.87%) Low Latency
21 41 (17.45%) JavaScript
22 40 (17.02%) TDD
23 39 (16.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
24 38 (16.17%) Unit Testing
24 38 (16.17%) Web Services
25 33 (14.04%) VMware Infrastructure
25 33 (14.04%) .NET Framework

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 49 (20.85%) IIS
2 32 (13.62%) MS Exchange
3 29 (12.34%) Exchange Server 2007
3 29 (12.34%) Exchange Server 2010
4 21 (8.94%) Office Communications Server
5 13 (5.53%) SharePoint
6 12 (5.11%) CMS
7 5 (2.13%) Sitecore CMS
7 5 (2.13%) Umbraco
8 4 (1.70%) Exchange Server 2003
8 4 (1.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 3 (1.28%) SharePoint 2010
9 3 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2013
10 2 (0.85%) Lync
10 2 (0.85%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.43%) WordPress
11 1 (0.43%) ColdFusion
11 1 (0.43%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.43%) Tomcat
Applications
1 58 (24.68%) MS Excel
2 32 (13.62%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 27 (11.49%) NAS
2 26 (11.06%) SAN
3 10 (4.26%) Internet
4 8 (3.40%) VPN
5 4 (1.70%) LAN
5 4 (1.70%) WAN
5 4 (1.70%) WAAS
5 4 (1.70%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (0.85%) HTTP
7 1 (0.43%) DHCP
7 1 (0.43%) DNS
7 1 (0.43%) Firewall
7 1 (0.43%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 235 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 196 (83.40%) SQL Server 2008
3 48 (20.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 45 (19.15%) SQL Server 2012
5 39 (16.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 24 (10.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 17 (7.23%) NoSQL
8 12 (5.11%) SQL Server 2000
9 7 (2.98%) Data Warehouse
9 7 (2.98%) Relational Database
10 4 (1.70%) Oracle Database
10 4 (1.70%) Data Mining
10 4 (1.70%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
10 4 (1.70%) Oracle Database 11g
10 4 (1.70%) Oracle Database 10g
11 2 (0.85%) QlikView
11 2 (0.85%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 2 (0.85%) MySQL
11 2 (0.85%) Oracle9i Database
12 1 (0.43%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 55 (23.40%) Team Foundation Server
2 30 (12.77%) Visual Studio
3 6 (2.55%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 6 (2.55%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 3 (1.28%) Subversion
5 2 (0.85%) NUnit
5 2 (0.85%) MSTest
6 1 (0.43%) Eclipse
General
1 29 (12.34%) Finance
2 17 (7.23%) Banking
3 13 (5.53%) Legal
4 5 (2.13%) Law
5 1 (0.43%) Back Office
5 1 (0.43%) Retail
5 1 (0.43%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 167 (71.06%) Developer
2 68 (28.94%) Software Developer
3 59 (25.11%) .NET Developer
4 29 (12.34%) Senior Developer
5 27 (11.49%) C# Developer
6 25 (10.64%) SQL Developer
7 23 (9.79%) C# Software Developer
8 21 (8.94%) C# .NET Developer
9 19 (8.09%) Analyst
10 18 (7.66%) Database Developer
11 17 (7.23%) ASP.NET Developer
11 17 (7.23%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 16 (6.81%) .NET Software Developer
13 15 (6.38%) Senior .NET Developer
13 15 (6.38%) Support Analyst
14 13 (5.53%) Infrastructure Designer
14 13 (5.53%) Technical Designer
14 13 (5.53%) Designer
15 12 (5.11%) SQL Database Developer
16 11 (4.68%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 147 (62.55%) .NET
2 86 (36.60%) ASP.NET
3 51 (21.70%) HTML
4 50 (21.28%) CSS
5 49 (20.85%) jQuery
6 44 (18.72%) ASP.NET MVC
6 44 (18.72%) XML
7 38 (16.17%) Web Services
8 33 (14.04%) .NET Framework
8 33 (14.04%) WCF
9 24 (10.21%) WinForms
10 19 (8.09%) JSON
10 19 (8.09%) RESTful
11 18 (7.66%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 18 (7.66%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 17 (7.23%) ASP.NET Web API
12 17 (7.23%) ASP.NET 2.0
13 11 (4.68%) LINQ
14 10 (4.26%) WSE
15 9 (3.83%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 30 (12.77%) Clustering
2 20 (8.51%) NHS
2 20 (8.51%) DTV
3 7 (2.98%) Replication
3 7 (2.98%) N-Tier
4 4 (1.70%) W3C
4 4 (1.70%) Blackberry
4 4 (1.70%) CLARiiON
4 4 (1.70%) Statistics
4 4 (1.70%) Celerra
4 4 (1.70%) Management Information System
5 3 (1.28%) Visualisation
5 3 (1.28%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.43%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.43%) E-Learning
6 1 (0.43%) IVR
6 1 (0.43%) New Media
6 1 (0.43%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.43%) iPhone
6 1 (0.43%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 97 (41.28%) Windows
2 31 (13.19%) Windows Server 2008
3 30 (12.77%) Windows Server 2003
4 25 (10.64%) UNIX
5 24 (10.21%) Linux
6 9 (3.83%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.43%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.43%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.43%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (34.47%) Agile Software Development
2 70 (29.79%) MVC
3 51 (21.70%) Scrum
4 42 (17.87%) Low Latency
5 40 (17.02%) TDD
6 38 (16.17%) Unit Testing
7 32 (13.62%) Continuous Integration
8 31 (13.19%) DSDM
9 30 (12.77%) RUP
9 30 (12.77%) BDD
10 25 (10.64%) Change Control
11 23 (9.79%) Workflow
12 20 (8.51%) Technical Architecture
13 19 (8.09%) ITIL
13 19 (8.09%) Business Intelligence
14 13 (5.53%) OO
15 11 (4.68%) Web Development
16 8 (3.40%) Configuration Management
17 7 (2.98%) Data Analysis
17 7 (2.98%) Dimensional Modelling
Programming Languages
1 143 (60.85%) SQL
2 124 (52.77%) C#
3 116 (49.36%) T-SQL
4 41 (17.45%) JavaScript
5 18 (7.66%) VB.NET
6 17 (7.23%) VBA
7 14 (5.96%) VB
8 4 (1.70%) Java
8 4 (1.70%) FoxPro (VFP)
8 4 (1.70%) VB6
9 2 (0.85%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.43%) XAML
10 1 (0.43%) VBScript
10 1 (0.43%) PHP
10 1 (0.43%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.43%) C++
Qualifications
1 13 (5.53%) Degree
2 9 (3.83%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (2.55%) MCSE
4 4 (1.70%) CCA
4 4 (1.70%) Citrix Certification
4 4 (1.70%) CCEA
4 4 (1.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 4 (1.70%) MCTS
4 4 (1.70%) MCITP
4 4 (1.70%) NCDA
4 4 (1.70%) NCIE
4 4 (1.70%) VCAP
4 4 (1.70%) VTSP
4 4 (1.70%) CCIA
5 2 (0.85%) MCP
5 2 (0.85%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.43%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.43%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (9.36%) QA
2 20 (8.51%) SLA
3 2 (0.85%) Data Quality
System Software
1 33 (14.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 32 (13.62%) Active Directory
3 23 (9.79%) XenApp
4 19 (8.09%) XenServer
5 9 (3.83%) vSphere
6 7 (2.98%) Hyper-V
7 6 (2.55%) XenDesktop
8 4 (1.70%) VMware ESX
8 4 (1.70%) vCloud
9 3 (1.28%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (0.85%) Forefront TMG
10 2 (0.85%) Oracle RMAN
11 1 (0.43%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 5 (2.13%) SCCM
1 5 (2.13%) SCOM
2 4 (1.70%) Norton AntiVirus
2 4 (1.70%) WSUS
3 3 (1.28%) NetBackup
4 2 (0.85%) Nagios
4 2 (0.85%) Data Guard
4 2 (0.85%) Opsview
5 1 (0.43%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 135 (57.45%) Microsoft
2 33 (14.04%) VMware
3 30 (12.77%) Citrix
4 27 (11.49%) NetApp
5 25 (10.64%) CommVault
6 19 (8.09%) AppSense
7 11 (4.68%) Oracle
8 7 (2.98%) EMC
8 7 (2.98%) Symantec
9 6 (2.55%) Metastorm
9 6 (2.55%) Cisco
10 5 (2.13%) Sitecore
11 4 (1.70%) Kaspersky
11 4 (1.70%) 3PAR
11 4 (1.70%) Nimsoft
12 3 (1.28%) IBM
12 3 (1.28%) HP
13 2 (0.85%) Dell
13 2 (0.85%) Intel
13 2 (0.85%) Huawei
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