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

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 134 111 82
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -29
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 16 59 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.51% 1.48% 2.49%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.69% 4.69% 7.16%
Number of salaries quoted 9 46 41
Average salary £41,000 £39,250 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.45% -5.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,600 £34,250 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
948 1257 1103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 30.11% 31.48% 34.82%
Number of salaries quoted 588 863 630
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +1.26%

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
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2005 across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

SQL Server 2005 Salary Histogram 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 24 April 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 -22 11 £41,000 +4.45%
Edinburgh +6 2 £35,500 -5.33% 1
Aberdeen +23 1 £35,000 -
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 24 April 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 55 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 40 (72.73%) SQL Server 2008
3 32 (58.18%) .NET
4 29 (52.73%) C#
5 27 (49.09%) SQL
6 23 (41.82%) Windows
7 20 (36.36%) Visual Studio
7 20 (36.36%) SQL Server 2012
8 18 (32.73%) ASP.NET
8 18 (32.73%) JavaScript
8 18 (32.73%) jQuery
9 17 (30.91%) HTML
9 17 (30.91%) Microsoft
9 17 (30.91%) Agile Software Development
10 15 (27.27%) MS Excel
11 13 (23.64%) T-SQL
11 13 (23.64%) IIS
12 12 (21.82%) MVC
13 11 (20.00%) PowerShell
13 11 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
13 11 (20.00%) Software Engineering
13 11 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 11 (20.00%) Web Development
13 11 (20.00%) WCF
13 11 (20.00%) Banking
13 11 (20.00%) VBScript
13 11 (20.00%) Data Modelling
14 10 (18.18%) CSS
14 10 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
15 9 (16.36%) Finance

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 13 (23.64%) IIS
2 2 (3.64%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (1.82%) Lync
3 1 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.82%) SharePoint
Applications
1 15 (27.27%) MS Excel
2 5 (9.09%) MS Office
3 1 (1.82%) MS Project
3 1 (1.82%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (12.73%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.82%) SAP ERP
2 1 (1.82%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.91%) DHCP
1 6 (10.91%) DNS
1 6 (10.91%) SAN
2 5 (9.09%) IPv4
3 3 (5.45%) Intranet
4 1 (1.82%) DAB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 40 (72.73%) SQL Server 2008
3 20 (36.36%) SQL Server 2012
4 11 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (16.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 8 (14.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 6 (10.91%) Oracle Database
7 6 (10.91%) Sybase ASE
7 6 (10.91%) Oracle Database 10g
7 6 (10.91%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (9.09%) Crystal Reports
8 5 (9.09%) Informix
8 5 (9.09%) Oracle Reports
8 5 (9.09%) MS Access
8 5 (9.09%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (3.64%) DTS
9 2 (3.64%) OLTP
9 2 (3.64%) OLAP
10 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 1 (1.82%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 20 (36.36%) Visual Studio
2 3 (5.45%) Git (software)
2 3 (5.45%) NCrunch
3 2 (3.64%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.82%) NUnit
4 1 (1.82%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 11 (20.00%) Banking
2 9 (16.36%) Finance
3 7 (12.73%) Marketing
4 6 (10.91%) Retail
5 5 (9.09%) Back Office
6 3 (5.45%) Local Government
7 2 (3.64%) Legal
7 2 (3.64%) Manufacturing
8 1 (1.82%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 30 (54.55%) Developer
2 19 (34.55%) C# Developer
3 15 (27.27%) .NET Developer
4 12 (21.82%) C# .NET Developer
5 10 (18.18%) DBA
6 8 (14.55%) ASP.NET Developer
6 8 (14.55%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (9.09%) Business Objects Developer
7 5 (9.09%) Business Developer
8 4 (7.27%) Consultant
8 4 (7.27%) Architect
8 4 (7.27%) Technical Specialist
8 4 (7.27%) .NET Architect
9 3 (5.45%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
9 3 (5.45%) SQL DBA
9 3 (5.45%) .NET Web Developer
9 3 (5.45%) Senior C# Developer
9 3 (5.45%) Senior .NET Developer
9 3 (5.45%) Senior Web Developer
9 3 (5.45%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (58.18%) .NET
2 18 (32.73%) ASP.NET
2 18 (32.73%) jQuery
3 17 (30.91%) HTML
4 11 (20.00%) WCF
5 10 (18.18%) CSS
6 9 (16.36%) Web Services
7 7 (12.73%) XML
7 7 (12.73%) ASP.NET MVC
7 7 (12.73%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 6 (10.91%) CGI
8 6 (10.91%) .NET Framework
9 5 (9.09%) LAMP
9 5 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 3 (5.45%) HTML5
10 3 (5.45%) ASP.NET MVC 3
11 1 (1.82%) WPF
11 1 (1.82%) WF
11 1 (1.82%) Silverlight
11 1 (1.82%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.55%) Clustering
2 7 (12.73%) Replication
3 5 (9.09%) User Experience
4 2 (3.64%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 23 (41.82%) Windows
2 11 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (10.91%) Windows NT
4 6 (10.91%) Windows XP
5 3 (5.45%) Linux
6 2 (3.64%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (1.82%) CentOS
7 1 (1.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.82%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.82%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (30.91%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (21.82%) MVC
3 11 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 11 (20.00%) Web Development
3 11 (20.00%) Data Modelling
4 9 (16.36%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (14.55%) Time Management
5 8 (14.55%) OO
5 8 (14.55%) CRM
6 7 (12.73%) ETL
6 7 (12.73%) Performance Tuning
7 6 (10.91%) Performance Analysis
7 6 (10.91%) Physical Data Model
7 6 (10.91%) Database Mirroring
7 6 (10.91%) Release Management
7 6 (10.91%) Validation
7 6 (10.91%) Pair Programming
8 5 (9.09%) B2B
8 5 (9.09%) B2C
8 5 (9.09%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (52.73%) C#
2 27 (49.09%) SQL
3 18 (32.73%) JavaScript
4 13 (23.64%) T-SQL
5 11 (20.00%) VBScript
5 11 (20.00%) PowerShell
6 6 (10.91%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.82%) ABAP
7 1 (1.82%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.82%) C++
Qualifications
1 6 (10.91%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (9.09%) MCP
2 5 (9.09%) MCSE
2 5 (9.09%) MCSA
3 2 (3.64%) Degree
3 2 (3.64%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.82%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.82%) MCITP
4 1 (1.82%) MCDBA
4 1 (1.82%) PhD
4 1 (1.82%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.82%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (12.73%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (12.73%) Active Directory
2 6 (10.91%) Hyper-V
2 6 (10.91%) XenApp
2 6 (10.91%) XenDesktop
3 1 (1.82%) vSphere
3 1 (1.82%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 5 (9.09%) SCCM
1 5 (9.09%) SCOM
2 1 (1.82%) Data Guard
2 1 (1.82%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (1.82%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 17 (30.91%) Microsoft
2 9 (16.36%) Oracle
3 7 (12.73%) VMware
4 6 (10.91%) Sybase
4 6 (10.91%) SAP
4 6 (10.91%) Citrix
5 5 (9.09%) Business Objects
5 5 (9.09%) Netezza
5 5 (9.09%) HP
5 5 (9.09%) Compaq
6 2 (3.64%) Cisco
7 1 (1.82%) Avaya
7 1 (1.82%) NetApp
7 1 (1.82%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.82%) Red Gate
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