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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 139 113 50
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -63
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 39 73 182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.18% 2.08% 5.44%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.13% 6.33% 15.40%
Number of salaries quoted 39 67 155
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,400 £26,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,750 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +1.97%
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
1248 1153 1182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 37.86% 32.91% 35.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1003 966 964
Average salary £42,750 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.87% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,385 £28,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £50,000 £52,500
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 13 February 2016.

SQL Server 2005 Salary Histogram in Leeds

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 91 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 80 (87.91%) SQL Server 2008
3 74 (81.32%) SQL
4 50 (54.95%) T-SQL
5 46 (50.55%) SQL Server 2012
6 38 (41.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 37 (40.66%) VMware
8 34 (37.36%) Microsoft
9 33 (36.26%) MS Exchange
10 27 (29.67%) Windows
10 27 (29.67%) Exchange Server 2010
11 25 (27.47%) Citrix
11 25 (27.47%) NetApp
11 25 (27.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 21 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
13 19 (20.88%) Windows Server 2008
13 19 (20.88%) Agile Software Development
13 19 (20.88%) Active Directory
14 18 (19.78%) IIS
14 18 (19.78%) Exchange Server 2003
14 18 (19.78%) Change Management
14 18 (19.78%) QA
14 18 (19.78%) Windows Server
15 17 (18.68%) ITIL
15 17 (18.68%) Microsoft Certification
15 17 (18.68%) Windows Server 2003
15 17 (18.68%) Business Intelligence
16 16 (17.58%) .NET
16 16 (17.58%) Finance
17 15 (16.48%) VPN

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 33 (36.26%) MS Exchange
2 27 (29.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 18 (19.78%) Exchange Server 2003
3 18 (19.78%) IIS
4 9 (9.89%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (4.40%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (13.19%) MS Excel
2 9 (9.89%) MS Office
3 1 (1.10%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (1.10%) MS Project
3 1 (1.10%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 11 (12.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (4.40%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.10%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (16.48%) SAN
1 15 (16.48%) VPN
2 9 (9.89%) NAS
3 5 (5.49%) TCP/IP
4 2 (2.20%) DHCP
4 2 (2.20%) DNS
4 2 (2.20%) Firewall
5 1 (1.10%) GPRS
5 1 (1.10%) HTTP
5 1 (1.10%) LAN
5 1 (1.10%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 80 (87.91%) SQL Server 2008
3 46 (50.55%) SQL Server 2012
4 38 (41.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 25 (27.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 14 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
7 13 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 6 (6.59%) RDBMS
8 6 (6.59%) Relational Database
9 3 (3.30%) Power BI
10 2 (2.20%) OLAP
11 1 (1.10%) DataStage
11 1 (1.10%) MS Access
11 1 (1.10%) Oracle Database
11 1 (1.10%) Oracle Database 10g
11 1 (1.10%) Oracle Database 11g
11 1 (1.10%) Oracle Database 12c
11 1 (1.10%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 7 (7.69%) Octopus Deploy
2 3 (3.30%) Visual Studio
3 2 (2.20%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (2.20%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 16 (17.58%) Finance
2 3 (3.30%) Advertising
3 2 (2.20%) Legal
4 1 (1.10%) Law
Job Titles
1 43 (47.25%) Developer
2 30 (32.97%) SQL Developer
3 16 (17.58%) Technical Engineer
4 15 (16.48%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 14 (15.38%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 14 (15.38%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 14 (15.38%) Database Developer
5 14 (15.38%) SQL BI Developer
6 12 (13.19%) Exchange Engineer
6 12 (13.19%) SQL Server Developer
6 12 (13.19%) T-SQL Developer
7 11 (12.09%) Senior Developer
7 11 (12.09%) SQL Server BI Developer
8 10 (10.99%) Operations Engineer
8 10 (10.99%) Senior Database Developer
9 9 (9.89%) .NET Developer
9 9 (9.89%) IT Engineer
9 9 (9.89%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
10 8 (8.79%) Active Directory Engineer
10 8 (8.79%) SQL Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (17.58%) .NET
2 8 (8.79%) ASP.NET
3 6 (6.59%) XML
4 2 (2.20%) CSS
4 2 (2.20%) HTML
4 2 (2.20%) MSMQ
4 2 (2.20%) REST
5 1 (1.10%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.89%) Clustering
1 9 (9.89%) Data Centre
2 5 (5.49%) NHS
3 4 (4.40%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.20%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.10%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.10%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 27 (29.67%) Windows
2 19 (20.88%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (19.78%) Windows Server
4 17 (18.68%) Windows Server 2003
5 14 (15.38%) Linux
6 9 (9.89%) Unix
7 8 (8.79%) Windows XP
8 6 (6.59%) Windows 7
9 4 (4.40%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (3.30%) Windows 8
11 1 (1.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (20.88%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (19.78%) Change Management
3 17 (18.68%) Business Intelligence
3 17 (18.68%) ITIL
4 15 (16.48%) ETL
5 9 (9.89%) Change Control
5 9 (9.89%) Disaster Recovery
5 9 (9.89%) Server Patching
6 8 (8.79%) Automated Testing
6 8 (8.79%) OO
6 8 (8.79%) Service Management
6 8 (8.79%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (6.59%) Continuous Delivery
7 6 (6.59%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (6.59%) High Availability
7 6 (6.59%) Performance Tuning
7 6 (6.59%) Software Architecture
7 6 (6.59%) SOLID
7 6 (6.59%) TDD
8 5 (5.49%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 74 (81.32%) SQL
2 50 (54.95%) T-SQL
3 8 (8.79%) C#
4 7 (7.69%) PowerShell
5 5 (5.49%) VBA
6 2 (2.20%) JavaScript
6 2 (2.20%) VB
6 2 (2.20%) VB.NET
6 2 (2.20%) VB6
Qualifications
1 17 (18.68%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (10.99%) MCSE
3 8 (8.79%) Degree
4 6 (6.59%) MCDBA
4 6 (6.59%) MCSA
5 3 (3.30%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.10%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (19.78%) QA
2 9 (9.89%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (20.88%) Active Directory
3 13 (14.29%) VMware ESX
4 9 (9.89%) XenApp
5 2 (2.20%) vCloud
6 1 (1.10%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 9 (9.89%) Norton AntiVirus
1 9 (9.89%) Opsview
Vendors
1 37 (40.66%) VMware
2 34 (37.36%) Microsoft
3 25 (27.47%) Citrix
3 25 (27.47%) NetApp
4 15 (16.48%) Cisco
5 10 (10.99%) HP
6 9 (9.89%) CheckPoint
6 9 (9.89%) Dell Compellent
6 9 (9.89%) Kaspersky
6 9 (9.89%) Symantec
7 7 (7.69%) CommVault
8 1 (1.10%) Adobe
8 1 (1.10%) Apple
8 1 (1.10%) arcserve
8 1 (1.10%) Informatica
8 1 (1.10%) Intel Security
8 1 (1.10%) Oracle
8 1 (1.10%) Red Hat
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