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

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 116 113 81
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -32
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 40 52 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.30% 1.57% 2.55%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.32% 5.22% 7.52%
Number of salaries quoted 35 44 54
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,750 £26,550 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £54,250
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
926 997 998
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 30.05% 30.18% 33.99%
Number of salaries quoted 634 700 682
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +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
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 29 January 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 29 January 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 +7 27 £40,500 +8.00% 2
Edinburgh -1 10 £40,000 +14.28% 1
Renfrewshire - 2 £44,250 -
West Lothian - 2 £38,750 - 1
SQL Server 2005
UK

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 58 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 38 (65.52%) .NET
2 38 (65.52%) SQL Server 2008
3 35 (60.34%) C#
4 24 (41.38%) Windows
5 23 (39.66%) ASP.NET
5 23 (39.66%) SQL
6 22 (37.93%) Agile Software Development
6 22 (37.93%) Visual Studio
7 21 (36.21%) jQuery
8 20 (34.48%) Microsoft
9 19 (32.76%) SQL Server 2012
10 17 (29.31%) MVC
11 14 (24.14%) IIS
11 14 (24.14%) HTML
11 14 (24.14%) JavaScript
11 14 (24.14%) WCF
12 13 (22.41%) Windows Server 2008
12 13 (22.41%) Windows Server 2003
13 12 (20.69%) CSS
13 12 (20.69%) Web Services
13 12 (20.69%) Software Engineering
14 11 (18.97%) ASP.NET MVC
14 11 (18.97%) Continuous Integration
14 11 (18.97%) MS Excel
15 10 (17.24%) Finance
16 9 (15.52%) Active Directory
16 9 (15.52%) OO
16 9 (15.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 8 (13.79%) Time Management

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 14 (24.14%) IIS
2 3 (5.17%) MS Exchange
3 2 (3.45%) Lync
4 1 (1.72%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.72%) WorkSite
4 1 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 11 (18.97%) MS Excel
2 6 (10.34%) MS Office
3 1 (1.72%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.72%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (12.07%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.90%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.07%) DHCP
1 7 (12.07%) DNS
2 5 (8.62%) Intranet
2 5 (8.62%) SAN
2 5 (8.62%) IPv4
3 1 (1.72%) Extranet
3 1 (1.72%) LAN
3 1 (1.72%) WAN
3 1 (1.72%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 38 (65.52%) SQL Server 2008
3 19 (32.76%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (12.07%) Crystal Reports
5 6 (10.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (10.34%) Oracle Database
5 6 (10.34%) Oracle Database 10g
5 6 (10.34%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (10.34%) Oracle Reports
6 5 (8.62%) Informix
6 5 (8.62%) MS Access
6 5 (8.62%) BusinessObjects
7 4 (6.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (5.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (3.45%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 2 (3.45%) QlikView
10 1 (1.72%) IDOL
10 1 (1.72%) Oracle9i Database
10 1 (1.72%) Relational Database
10 1 (1.72%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 22 (37.93%) Visual Studio
2 5 (8.62%) NCrunch
3 4 (6.90%) Git (software)
4 3 (5.17%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.72%) NUnit
5 1 (1.72%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 10 (17.24%) Finance
2 7 (12.07%) Retail
2 7 (12.07%) Marketing
3 6 (10.34%) Back Office
4 5 (8.62%) Banking
5 4 (6.90%) Local Government
6 3 (5.17%) Legal
7 1 (1.72%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.72%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.72%) Law
Job Titles
1 36 (62.07%) Developer
2 23 (39.66%) C# Developer
3 18 (31.03%) .NET Developer
4 14 (24.14%) C# .NET Developer
5 8 (13.79%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 8 (13.79%) ASP.NET Developer
6 7 (12.07%) Analyst
7 5 (8.62%) Business Developer
7 5 (8.62%) Senior Developer
7 5 (8.62%) Support Analyst
7 5 (8.62%) Senior C# Developer
7 5 (8.62%) Senior .NET Developer
7 5 (8.62%) Business Objects Developer
8 4 (6.90%) .NET Web Developer
8 4 (6.90%) C# Web Developer
8 4 (6.90%) Senior .NET Web Developer
8 4 (6.90%) .NET Software Developer
8 4 (6.90%) Senior Web Developer
8 4 (6.90%) Technical Specialist
8 4 (6.90%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (65.52%) .NET
2 23 (39.66%) ASP.NET
3 21 (36.21%) jQuery
4 14 (24.14%) HTML
4 14 (24.14%) WCF
5 12 (20.69%) CSS
5 12 (20.69%) Web Services
6 11 (18.97%) ASP.NET MVC
7 9 (15.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 7 (12.07%) .NET Framework
9 5 (8.62%) LAMP
9 5 (8.62%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 5 (8.62%) ASP.NET MVC 3
10 4 (6.90%) HTML5
10 4 (6.90%) XML
11 2 (3.45%) Ajax
12 1 (1.72%) DHTML
12 1 (1.72%) XSL
12 1 (1.72%) ADO.NET
12 1 (1.72%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.62%) User Experience
2 2 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.72%) Thin Client
3 1 (1.72%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 24 (41.38%) Windows
2 13 (22.41%) Windows Server 2008
2 13 (22.41%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (5.17%) Linux
4 2 (3.45%) Ubuntu
4 2 (3.45%) Windows 2000 Server
4 2 (3.45%) CentOS
4 2 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (3.45%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (37.93%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (29.31%) MVC
3 12 (20.69%) Software Engineering
4 11 (18.97%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (15.52%) OO
6 8 (13.79%) Time Management
6 8 (13.79%) CRM
6 8 (13.79%) Pair Programming
7 7 (12.07%) OOP
8 6 (10.34%) ITIL
8 6 (10.34%) ETL
9 5 (8.62%) Service Management
9 5 (8.62%) TDD
9 5 (8.62%) Scrum
9 5 (8.62%) Data Modelling
9 5 (8.62%) B2B
9 5 (8.62%) B2C
9 5 (8.62%) Digital Marketing
9 5 (8.62%) Dependency Injection
9 5 (8.62%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 35 (60.34%) C#
2 23 (39.66%) SQL
3 14 (24.14%) JavaScript
4 8 (13.79%) T-SQL
5 6 (10.34%) VBScript
5 6 (10.34%) VB.NET
6 5 (8.62%) PowerShell
7 2 (3.45%) C++
8 1 (1.72%) Java
8 1 (1.72%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (12.07%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (8.62%) MCSE
2 5 (8.62%) MCSA
2 5 (8.62%) MCP
3 2 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.72%) PhD
4 1 (1.72%) MCDBA
4 1 (1.72%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.72%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.72%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.72%) MCITP
4 1 (1.72%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.72%) QA
System Software
1 9 (15.52%) Active Directory
2 7 (12.07%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (12.07%) Hyper-V
3 5 (8.62%) XenApp
3 5 (8.62%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (8.62%) SCCM
1 5 (8.62%) SCOM
Vendors
1 20 (34.48%) Microsoft
2 8 (13.79%) Oracle
2 8 (13.79%) VMware
3 5 (8.62%) HP
3 5 (8.62%) Compaq
3 5 (8.62%) Citrix
3 5 (8.62%) Business Objects
3 5 (8.62%) SAP
3 5 (8.62%) Netezza
4 2 (3.45%) Cisco
4 2 (3.45%) Avaya
4 2 (3.45%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.72%) Sybase
5 1 (1.72%) Red Gate
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
JP Morgan
Posted: 18 hours ago
Aberdeen
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits + Training
Posted: 14 days ago
Livingston
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Glasgow
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 19 days ago