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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 113 33 20
Rank change year-on-year
-80 -13
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 73 178 298
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.92% 6.73% 10.51%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.51% 19.31% 28.25%
Number of salaries quoted 52 149 283
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 £28,550 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £43,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.75% -1.33%
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
1122 922 1055
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 29.46% 34.87% 37.21%
Number of salaries quoted 864 782 944
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 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +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 19 September 2014.

SQL Server 2005 Salary Histogram in Leeds

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 19 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.

1 184 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 153 (83.15%) SQL Server 2008
3 122 (66.30%) Microsoft
4 93 (50.54%) Windows
5 92 (50.00%) .NET
6 90 (48.91%) SQL
7 74 (40.22%) T-SQL
7 74 (40.22%) C#
8 50 (27.17%) ASP.NET
8 50 (27.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 48 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
9 48 (26.09%) Active Directory
10 47 (25.54%) VMware
10 47 (25.54%) VMware Infrastructure
11 45 (24.46%) MS Exchange
12 43 (23.37%) Citrix
13 42 (22.83%) NetApp
13 42 (22.83%) Exchange Server 2007
13 42 (22.83%) Exchange Server 2010
14 41 (22.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 36 (19.57%) IIS
15 36 (19.57%) XML
15 36 (19.57%) HTML
15 36 (19.57%) Clustering
15 36 (19.57%) jQuery
16 35 (19.02%) Windows Server 2008
16 35 (19.02%) NAS
16 35 (19.02%) CSS
16 35 (19.02%) MS Office
16 35 (19.02%) MS Excel

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 19 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 45 (24.46%) MS Exchange
2 42 (22.83%) Exchange Server 2007
2 42 (22.83%) Exchange Server 2010
3 36 (19.57%) IIS
4 28 (15.22%) Office Communications Server
5 11 (5.98%) Exchange Server 2003
6 10 (5.43%) SharePoint
7 5 (2.72%) CMS
8 4 (2.17%) Umbraco
8 4 (2.17%) Sitecore CMS
9 3 (1.63%) Exchange Server 2013
9 3 (1.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.54%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.54%) WordPress
10 1 (0.54%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 35 (19.02%) MS Office
1 35 (19.02%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (1.63%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (0.54%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 35 (19.02%) NAS
2 32 (17.39%) SAN
3 11 (5.98%) WAAS
3 11 (5.98%) Cisco Nexus
4 9 (4.89%) VPN
5 7 (3.80%) Internet
6 2 (1.09%) DNS
6 2 (1.09%) HTTP
7 1 (0.54%) LAN
7 1 (0.54%) WAN
7 1 (0.54%) DHCP
7 1 (0.54%) Firewall
7 1 (0.54%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 184 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 153 (83.15%) SQL Server 2008
3 50 (27.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 41 (22.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 33 (17.93%) SQL Server 2012
6 28 (15.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 16 (8.70%) NoSQL
8 15 (8.15%) SQL Server 2000
9 14 (7.61%) Data Warehouse
10 7 (3.80%) Relational Database
11 6 (3.26%) Oracle Database
11 6 (3.26%) Oracle Database 11g
11 6 (3.26%) Oracle Database 10g
12 4 (2.17%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
12 4 (2.17%) Data Mining
12 4 (2.17%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 4 (2.17%) Oracle9i Database
13 2 (1.09%) MySQL
13 2 (1.09%) OLAP
13 2 (1.09%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 25 (13.59%) Team Foundation Server
2 14 (7.61%) Visual Studio
3 10 (5.43%) Subversion
4 4 (2.17%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 4 (2.17%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 3 (1.63%) NUnit
5 3 (1.63%) MSTest
6 2 (1.09%) NSubstitute
7 1 (0.54%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 26 (14.13%) Finance
2 15 (8.15%) Banking
3 9 (4.89%) Legal
4 4 (2.17%) Law
5 2 (1.09%) Marketing
6 1 (0.54%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 99 (53.80%) Developer
2 37 (20.11%) Software Developer
3 32 (17.39%) .NET Developer
4 22 (11.96%) Senior Developer
5 18 (9.78%) Technical Designer
5 18 (9.78%) Infrastructure Designer
5 18 (9.78%) Designer
6 17 (9.24%) Analyst
7 14 (7.61%) Support Analyst
7 14 (7.61%) SQL Developer
8 13 (7.07%) Architect
8 13 (7.07%) C# Developer
9 11 (5.98%) Database Developer
9 11 (5.98%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 11 (5.98%) Solutions Architect
9 11 (5.98%) Virtualisation Architect
9 11 (5.98%) Senior .NET Developer
9 11 (5.98%) Storage Architect
9 11 (5.98%) Storage Solutions Architect
10 10 (5.43%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 92 (50.00%) .NET
2 50 (27.17%) ASP.NET
3 36 (19.57%) HTML
3 36 (19.57%) XML
3 36 (19.57%) jQuery
4 35 (19.02%) CSS
5 30 (16.30%) Web Services
5 30 (16.30%) ASP.NET MVC
6 25 (13.59%) .NET Framework
7 23 (12.50%) WCF
8 20 (10.87%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 20 (10.87%) WinForms
9 16 (8.70%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 16 (8.70%) ASP.NET 2.0
9 16 (8.70%) ASP.NET Web API
10 8 (4.35%) Ajax
10 8 (4.35%) XHTML
11 6 (3.26%) WSE
12 5 (2.72%) Classic ASP
13 4 (2.17%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 36 (19.57%) Clustering
2 11 (5.98%) Celerra
2 11 (5.98%) CLARiiON
3 8 (4.35%) Management Information System
4 7 (3.80%) DTV
4 7 (3.80%) NHS
4 7 (3.80%) Statistics
4 7 (3.80%) Visualisation
5 5 (2.72%) N-Tier
5 5 (2.72%) Replication
6 4 (2.17%) W3C
6 4 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (1.63%) Blackberry
8 2 (1.09%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.54%) Physics
9 1 (0.54%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.54%) iSeries
9 1 (0.54%) IVR
9 1 (0.54%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.54%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 93 (50.54%) Windows
2 35 (19.02%) Windows Server 2008
3 34 (18.48%) UNIX
3 34 (18.48%) Windows Server 2003
4 32 (17.39%) Linux
5 4 (2.17%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.54%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.54%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (19.02%) MVC
3 31 (16.85%) Change Control
4 28 (15.22%) Technical Architecture
5 27 (14.67%) Scrum
6 26 (14.13%) TDD
6 26 (14.13%) Low Latency
7 25 (13.59%) Unit Testing
8 23 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
9 22 (11.96%) Continuous Integration
10 21 (11.41%) DSDM
11 20 (10.87%) ITIL
11 20 (10.87%) RUP
11 20 (10.87%) Workflow
11 20 (10.87%) BDD
12 18 (9.78%) Mentoring
13 11 (5.98%) Performance Tuning
13 11 (5.98%) Data Analysis
14 8 (4.35%) ETL
14 8 (4.35%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 90 (48.91%) SQL
2 74 (40.22%) T-SQL
2 74 (40.22%) C#
3 20 (10.87%) JavaScript
4 18 (9.78%) VBA
5 10 (5.43%) VB
6 9 (4.89%) VB.NET
7 3 (1.63%) Delphi
8 2 (1.09%) Java
8 2 (1.09%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.54%) Python
9 1 (0.54%) C++
9 1 (0.54%) Perl
9 1 (0.54%) PHP
9 1 (0.54%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 15 (8.15%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (6.52%) Degree
3 11 (5.98%) NCDA
3 11 (5.98%) NCIE
3 11 (5.98%) VCAP
3 11 (5.98%) VTSP
3 11 (5.98%) CCIA
3 11 (5.98%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 11 (5.98%) MCTS
3 11 (5.98%) MCITP
3 11 (5.98%) MCSE
3 11 (5.98%) CCA
3 11 (5.98%) Citrix Certification
3 11 (5.98%) CCEA
4 1 (0.54%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.54%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.54%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (11.96%) SLA
2 7 (3.80%) QA
System Software
1 48 (26.09%) Active Directory
2 47 (25.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 31 (16.85%) XenApp
4 28 (15.22%) XenServer
5 14 (7.61%) vSphere
6 13 (7.07%) Hyper-V
7 11 (5.98%) XenDesktop
7 11 (5.98%) vCloud
8 4 (2.17%) VMware ESX
9 2 (1.09%) Oracle RMAN
10 1 (0.54%) Oracle RAC
10 1 (0.54%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (1.63%) WSUS
1 3 (1.63%) SCCM
1 3 (1.63%) SCOM
1 3 (1.63%) Norton AntiVirus
1 3 (1.63%) NetBackup
2 2 (1.09%) Data Guard
3 1 (0.54%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 122 (66.30%) Microsoft
2 47 (25.54%) VMware
3 43 (23.37%) Citrix
4 42 (22.83%) NetApp
5 31 (16.85%) CommVault
6 28 (15.22%) AppSense
7 14 (7.61%) EMC
8 13 (7.07%) Oracle
9 11 (5.98%) Cisco
9 11 (5.98%) 3PAR
10 6 (3.26%) Symantec
11 4 (2.17%) Metastorm
11 4 (2.17%) Sitecore
12 3 (1.63%) Kaspersky
12 3 (1.63%) IBM
12 3 (1.63%) Cognos
13 2 (1.09%) Intel
14 1 (0.54%) Nortel
14 1 (0.54%) HP
14 1 (0.54%) Google
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £24000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £28000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Leeds
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + plus benefits
Posted: 19 days ago