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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 138 116 31
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -85
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 40 78 164
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.14% 2.11% 6.31%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.88% 6.74% 18.24%
Number of salaries quoted 30 62 130
Average salary £36,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.75% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +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
1031 1158 899
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 29.44% 31.40% 34.58%
Number of salaries quoted 851 896 747
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 August 2015.

SQL Server 2005 Salary Histogram in Leeds

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 83 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 76 (91.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 63 (75.90%) SQL
4 53 (63.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 51 (61.45%) T-SQL
6 44 (53.01%) Microsoft
7 39 (46.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 37 (44.58%) SQL Server 2012
9 36 (43.37%) .NET
10 29 (34.94%) C#
11 24 (28.92%) PowerShell
12 22 (26.51%) Team Foundation Server
13 20 (24.10%) MS Excel
14 19 (22.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 19 (22.89%) Degree
15 17 (20.48%) Clustering
15 17 (20.48%) WinForms
16 16 (19.28%) ETL
17 15 (18.07%) Windows
18 14 (16.87%) ITIL
18 14 (16.87%) ASP.NET
18 14 (16.87%) Finance
19 13 (15.66%) Agile Software Development
19 13 (15.66%) Visual Studio
19 13 (15.66%) XML
19 13 (15.66%) SharePoint
20 12 (14.46%) MS Exchange
20 12 (14.46%) VMware
20 12 (14.46%) SCCM
20 12 (14.46%) SCOM

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 13 (15.66%) SharePoint
2 12 (14.46%) MS Exchange
3 11 (13.25%) Exchange Server 2010
4 10 (12.05%) JBoss
5 5 (6.02%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 20 (24.10%) MS Excel
2 11 (13.25%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.41%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.23%) SAN
2 5 (6.02%) NAS
2 5 (6.02%) VPN
3 3 (3.61%) DNS
3 3 (3.61%) DHCP
4 2 (2.41%) GPRS
4 2 (2.41%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 76 (91.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 53 (63.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 39 (46.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 37 (44.58%) SQL Server 2012
6 19 (22.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 11 (13.25%) Data Warehouse
8 10 (12.05%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 4 (4.82%) SQL Server 2000
9 4 (4.82%) OLAP
9 4 (4.82%) JasperReports
10 2 (2.41%) QlikView
11 1 (1.20%) Oracle Database 11g
11 1 (1.20%) Oracle Database 12c
11 1 (1.20%) Oracle Database
11 1 (1.20%) Relational Database
11 1 (1.20%) Oracle9i Database
11 1 (1.20%) DTS
11 1 (1.20%) RDBMS
11 1 (1.20%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 22 (26.51%) Team Foundation Server
2 13 (15.66%) Visual Studio
3 3 (3.61%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 14 (16.87%) Finance
2 10 (12.05%) Pharmaceutical
2 10 (12.05%) Retail
3 3 (3.61%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.61%) Legal
4 1 (1.20%) Games
4 1 (1.20%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 30 (36.14%) Developer
2 20 (24.10%) Analyst
3 19 (22.89%) DBA
4 14 (16.87%) SQL DBA
5 10 (12.05%) Analyst Programmer
5 10 (12.05%) Programmer
6 7 (8.43%) Database Developer
6 7 (8.43%) .NET Developer
7 6 (7.23%) SQL Server DBA
7 6 (7.23%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 6 (7.23%) Senior Analyst
7 6 (7.23%) Applications Support
7 6 (7.23%) Technical Leader
7 6 (7.23%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 6 (7.23%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
8 5 (6.02%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (6.02%) SQL Developer
8 5 (6.02%) Administrator
8 5 (6.02%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (6.02%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (43.37%) .NET
2 17 (20.48%) WinForms
3 14 (16.87%) ASP.NET
4 13 (15.66%) XML
5 11 (13.25%) LINQ
6 10 (12.05%) CSS
7 9 (10.84%) Apache Flex
8 8 (9.64%) HTML
9 5 (6.02%) REST
9 5 (6.02%) jQuery
9 5 (6.02%) MSMQ
10 4 (4.82%) .NET Framework
10 4 (4.82%) MDX
11 2 (2.41%) Web Services
12 1 (1.20%) ADO.NET
12 1 (1.20%) Ajax
12 1 (1.20%) WCF
12 1 (1.20%) ASP.NET MVC
12 1 (1.20%) Entity Framework
12 1 (1.20%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 17 (20.48%) Clustering
2 11 (13.25%) Replication
3 10 (12.05%) Informatics
3 10 (12.05%) NHS
4 8 (9.64%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (8.43%) Computer Science
6 5 (6.02%) Data Centre
6 5 (6.02%) N-Tier
7 3 (3.61%) Data Integration
8 2 (2.41%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 15 (18.07%) Windows
2 11 (13.25%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (9.64%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (7.23%) Linux
5 5 (6.02%) UNIX
6 3 (3.61%) Windows 7
6 3 (3.61%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (19.28%) ETL
2 14 (16.87%) ITIL
3 13 (15.66%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (12.05%) OOP
5 9 (10.84%) Disaster Recovery
6 8 (9.64%) Migration
6 8 (9.64%) Mentoring
7 7 (8.43%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (8.43%) MVC
7 7 (8.43%) OO
8 6 (7.23%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (7.23%) Unit Testing
8 6 (7.23%) Performance Monitoring
9 5 (6.02%) Performance Tuning
9 5 (6.02%) Change Control
10 4 (4.82%) Kimball Methodology
10 4 (4.82%) Database Tuning
10 4 (4.82%) Software Architecture
10 4 (4.82%) Database Security
10 4 (4.82%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 63 (75.90%) SQL
2 51 (61.45%) T-SQL
3 29 (34.94%) C#
4 24 (28.92%) PowerShell
5 11 (13.25%) JavaScript
6 10 (12.05%) VB.NET
7 5 (6.02%) VB
7 5 (6.02%) VB6
8 3 (3.61%) VBA
9 1 (1.20%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 19 (22.89%) Degree
2 3 (3.61%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.41%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.20%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (1.20%) MCSA
4 1 (1.20%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (12.05%) SNOMED CT
2 8 (9.64%) SLA
3 1 (1.20%) QA
System Software
1 12 (14.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (13.25%) Active Directory
3 5 (6.02%) XenApp
4 3 (3.61%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 12 (14.46%) SCCM
1 12 (14.46%) SCOM
2 5 (6.02%) Opsview
2 5 (6.02%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 44 (53.01%) Microsoft
2 12 (14.46%) VMware
3 6 (7.23%) NetApp
4 5 (6.02%) CheckPoint
4 5 (6.02%) Symantec
4 5 (6.02%) Citrix
4 5 (6.02%) Kaspersky
4 5 (6.02%) Dell Compellent
4 5 (6.02%) CommVault
5 3 (3.61%) Avaya
6 2 (2.41%) Cognos
7 1 (1.20%) Oracle
7 1 (1.20%) Red Hat
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
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CPS Group
Salary: £35k - 40k per year + 20% Bonus, pension
Posted: 20 days ago