The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2005 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2005 over the 3 months to 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 148 128 95
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -33
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 7 43 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.23% 1.12% 2.07%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.72% 3.55% 5.88%
Number of salaries quoted 5 28 36
Average salary £45,000 £39,250 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.64% -5.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,900 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
SQL Server 2005
UK

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 Scotland region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
966 1212 1106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 31.68% 31.54% 35.14%
Number of salaries quoted 601 842 662
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £27,950
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.89%

SQL Server 2005
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2005 across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server 2005 Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

SQL Server 2005
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2005 across the Scotland region.

SQL Server 2005 Salary Trend in Scotland

SQL Server 2005
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server 2005 within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow -15 5 £45,250 +15.28%
Fife - 1 £45,000 -
Highlands - 1 - -
SQL Server 2005
UK

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 36 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 27 (75.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 20 (55.56%) SQL
4 18 (50.00%) Windows
5 16 (44.44%) .NET
5 16 (44.44%) SQL Server 2012
6 14 (38.89%) MS Excel
7 13 (36.11%) C#
8 12 (33.33%) JavaScript
8 12 (33.33%) T-SQL
8 12 (33.33%) Visual Studio
9 11 (30.56%) HTML
9 11 (30.56%) Data Modelling
9 11 (30.56%) Banking
10 10 (27.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 9 (25.00%) jQuery
11 9 (25.00%) PowerShell
11 9 (25.00%) Microsoft
11 9 (25.00%) VBScript
12 8 (22.22%) Oracle
12 8 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 8 (22.22%) Finance
12 8 (22.22%) Clustering
13 7 (19.44%) Replication
13 7 (19.44%) Windows Server 2008
13 7 (19.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 7 (19.44%) ETL
13 7 (19.44%) ASP.NET
13 7 (19.44%) Performance Tuning
14 6 (16.67%) Performance Analysis

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 5 (13.89%) IIS
2 2 (5.56%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (2.78%) Lync
3 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.78%) SharePoint
Applications
1 14 (38.89%) MS Excel
2 5 (13.89%) MS Office
3 1 (2.78%) MS Project
3 1 (2.78%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.78%) SAP ERP
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.11%) DHCP
1 4 (11.11%) DNS
1 4 (11.11%) SAN
2 3 (8.33%) IPv4
3 1 (2.78%) DAB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 27 (75.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 16 (44.44%) SQL Server 2012
4 10 (27.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (19.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 6 (16.67%) Oracle Database
7 6 (16.67%) Sybase ASE
7 6 (16.67%) Oracle Database 10g
7 6 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (13.89%) Crystal Reports
8 5 (13.89%) Informix
8 5 (13.89%) Oracle Reports
8 5 (13.89%) MS Access
8 5 (13.89%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (5.56%) DTS
9 2 (5.56%) OLTP
9 2 (5.56%) OLAP
10 1 (2.78%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 12 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 3 (8.33%) Git (software)
General
1 11 (30.56%) Banking
2 8 (22.22%) Finance
3 5 (13.89%) Retail
4 2 (5.56%) Legal
4 2 (5.56%) Manufacturing
4 2 (5.56%) Marketing
5 1 (2.78%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 16 (44.44%) Developer
2 10 (27.78%) DBA
3 8 (22.22%) C# Developer
4 5 (13.89%) Business Objects Developer
4 5 (13.89%) Business Developer
5 3 (8.33%) Consultant
5 3 (8.33%) Architect
5 3 (8.33%) SQL DBA
5 3 (8.33%) .NET Architect
5 3 (8.33%) .NET Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Technical Specialist
6 2 (5.56%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Applications Support Consultant
6 2 (5.56%) Applications Support
6 2 (5.56%) Applications Consultant
6 2 (5.56%) Support Consultant
7 1 (2.78%) Administrator
7 1 (2.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Technical Consultant
7 1 (2.78%) ABAP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (44.44%) .NET
2 11 (30.56%) HTML
3 9 (25.00%) jQuery
4 7 (19.44%) ASP.NET
5 6 (16.67%) XML
5 6 (16.67%) CGI
6 4 (11.11%) CSS
6 4 (11.11%) WCF
6 4 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 3 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (8.33%) HTML5
7 3 (8.33%) Web Services
7 3 (8.33%) .NET Framework
8 1 (2.78%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.22%) Clustering
2 7 (19.44%) Replication
3 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 18 (50.00%) Windows
2 7 (19.44%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (16.67%) Windows NT
3 6 (16.67%) Windows XP
3 6 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (5.56%) Windows 2000 Server
4 2 (5.56%) Linux
5 1 (2.78%) UNIX
5 1 (2.78%) CentOS
5 1 (2.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.78%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (30.56%) Data Modelling
2 7 (19.44%) ETL
2 7 (19.44%) Performance Tuning
3 6 (16.67%) Performance Analysis
3 6 (16.67%) Physical Data Model
3 6 (16.67%) Database Mirroring
3 6 (16.67%) Web Development
3 6 (16.67%) Release Management
3 6 (16.67%) MVC
3 6 (16.67%) Validation
4 5 (13.89%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (13.89%) Software Engineering
4 5 (13.89%) Time Management
5 4 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (8.33%) Problem Management
6 3 (8.33%) Mobile Development
6 3 (8.33%) Pair Programming
6 3 (8.33%) Service Management
6 3 (8.33%) ITIL
6 3 (8.33%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 20 (55.56%) SQL
2 13 (36.11%) C#
3 12 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 12 (33.33%) T-SQL
4 9 (25.00%) VBScript
4 9 (25.00%) PowerShell
5 2 (5.56%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.78%) ABAP
6 1 (2.78%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (8.33%) MCP
2 3 (8.33%) MCSE
2 3 (8.33%) MCSA
3 1 (2.78%) MCDBA
3 1 (2.78%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.78%) MCITP
3 1 (2.78%) Degree
3 1 (2.78%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (13.89%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (13.89%) Active Directory
2 4 (11.11%) Hyper-V
2 4 (11.11%) XenApp
2 4 (11.11%) XenDesktop
3 1 (2.78%) vSphere
3 1 (2.78%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (8.33%) SCCM
1 3 (8.33%) SCOM
2 1 (2.78%) Data Guard
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 9 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (22.22%) Oracle
3 6 (16.67%) Sybase
3 6 (16.67%) SAP
4 5 (13.89%) Business Objects
4 5 (13.89%) VMware
4 5 (13.89%) Netezza
5 4 (11.11%) Citrix
6 3 (8.33%) HP
6 3 (8.33%) Compaq
7 2 (5.56%) Cisco
8 1 (2.78%) Avaya
8 1 (2.78%) NetApp
8 1 (2.78%) Red Hat
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