The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Scotland region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 118 81 49
Rank change year-on-year
-37 -32
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 63 81 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.55% 2.60% 3.87%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.95% 7.43% 13.00%
Number of salaries quoted 50 41 119
Average salary £38,500 £41,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.22% +15.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £30,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1272 1090 1046
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 31.35% 34.95% 29.74%
Number of salaries quoted 869 615 791
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
SQL Server 2005
UK

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 17 April 2014.

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 17 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +8 47 £39,250 -1.87% 3
Edinburgh -58 11 £37,500 -9.63%
Dundee - 3 £24,000 -
Aberdeen -5 1 - - 2
Falkirk - 1 - -
SQL Server 2005
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SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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.

1 109 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 79 (72.48%) C#
3 78 (71.56%) .NET
4 68 (62.39%) SQL Server 2008
5 53 (48.62%) ASP.NET
6 49 (44.95%) SQL
7 43 (39.45%) Microsoft
8 36 (33.03%) T-SQL
9 34 (31.19%) Visual Studio
10 31 (28.44%) MVC
11 28 (25.69%) HTML
11 28 (25.69%) MS Excel
12 27 (24.77%) SharePoint
12 27 (24.77%) JavaScript
12 27 (24.77%) CSS
12 27 (24.77%) Windows
13 26 (23.85%) Team Foundation Server
13 26 (23.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 25 (22.94%) Agile Software Development
14 25 (22.94%) SQL Server 2000
15 24 (22.02%) XML
16 21 (19.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 20 (18.35%) Intranet
18 19 (17.43%) LINQ
19 18 (16.51%) XSL
20 17 (15.60%) Web Services
20 17 (15.60%) VBScript
20 17 (15.60%) WinForms
20 17 (15.60%) .NET Framework
21 16 (14.68%) Ajax

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 27 (24.77%) SharePoint
2 10 (9.17%) SharePoint 2013
3 9 (8.26%) IIS
4 8 (7.34%) SharePoint 2010
5 7 (6.42%) Exchange Server 2010
5 7 (6.42%) MS Exchange
6 5 (4.59%) CMS
Applications
1 28 (25.69%) MS Excel
2 6 (5.50%) MS Office
3 1 (0.92%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 5 (4.59%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.92%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.92%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.75%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 20 (18.35%) Intranet
2 8 (7.34%) Firewall
3 6 (5.50%) Wireless
3 6 (5.50%) PBX
3 6 (5.50%) SMTP
3 6 (5.50%) DHCP
3 6 (5.50%) TCP/IP
3 6 (5.50%) VPN
3 6 (5.50%) DNS
4 3 (2.75%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 109 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 68 (62.39%) SQL Server 2008
3 26 (23.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 25 (22.94%) SQL Server 2000
5 21 (19.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 14 (12.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 10 (9.17%) Relational Database
7 10 (9.17%) Data Warehouse
8 9 (8.26%) SQL Server 2012
9 8 (7.34%) Crystal Reports
10 6 (5.50%) OLAP
10 6 (5.50%) MS Access
11 5 (4.59%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 3 (2.75%) DTS
12 3 (2.75%) Oracle Database
12 3 (2.75%) Oracle Database 11g
12 3 (2.75%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
13 2 (1.83%) QlikView
13 2 (1.83%) Oracle9i Database
13 2 (1.83%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 34 (31.19%) Visual Studio
2 26 (23.85%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.92%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (0.92%) Git (software)
General
1 13 (11.93%) Finance
2 6 (5.50%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.83%) Publishing
4 1 (0.92%) Retail
4 1 (0.92%) Back Office
4 1 (0.92%) Law
4 1 (0.92%) Legal
Job Titles
1 71 (65.14%) Developer
2 22 (20.18%) Software Developer
3 21 (19.27%) Analyst
4 17 (15.60%) C# Developer
5 14 (12.84%) .NET Developer
6 12 (11.01%) Web Developer
7 11 (10.09%) SQL Developer
8 10 (9.17%) DBA
8 10 (9.17%) Analyst Programmer
8 10 (9.17%) Programmer
9 9 (8.26%) Senior Analyst
9 9 (8.26%) Senior Analyst Programmer
9 9 (8.26%) Senior Programmer
10 7 (6.42%) Technical Specialist
10 7 (6.42%) SQL DBA
11 6 (5.50%) Desktop Analyst
11 6 (5.50%) Desktop Support Analyst
11 6 (5.50%) Support Analyst
11 6 (5.50%) Applications Developer
11 6 (5.50%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (71.56%) .NET
2 53 (48.62%) ASP.NET
3 28 (25.69%) HTML
4 27 (24.77%) CSS
5 24 (22.02%) XML
6 19 (17.43%) LINQ
7 18 (16.51%) XSL
8 17 (15.60%) WinForms
8 17 (15.60%) .NET Framework
8 17 (15.60%) Web Services
9 16 (14.68%) Ajax
10 15 (13.76%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 13 (11.93%) WCF
12 11 (10.09%) ASP.NET MVC
13 10 (9.17%) DHTML
14 9 (8.26%) WF
15 8 (7.34%) Classic ASP
16 6 (5.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 5 (4.59%) jQuery
17 5 (4.59%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 14 (12.84%) NHS
1 14 (12.84%) DTV
2 11 (10.09%) N-Tier
3 8 (7.34%) Replication
4 7 (6.42%) Management Information System
4 7 (6.42%) iPad
5 6 (5.50%) Video Conferencing
6 5 (4.59%) Mobile App
7 4 (3.67%) Clustering
8 3 (2.75%) Computer Science
9 2 (1.83%) Cryptography
10 1 (0.92%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 27 (24.77%) Windows
2 8 (7.34%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (6.42%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (6.42%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (5.50%) Windows XP
4 6 (5.50%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.92%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (28.44%) MVC
2 25 (22.94%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (11.93%) Business Intelligence
4 11 (10.09%) SOA
4 11 (10.09%) RAD
5 9 (8.26%) Workflow
5 9 (8.26%) Technical Architecture
5 9 (8.26%) Unit Testing
6 8 (7.34%) ETL
7 7 (6.42%) Analytics
8 6 (5.50%) Performance Tuning
8 6 (5.50%) Change Management
8 6 (5.50%) ITIL
8 6 (5.50%) Data Analysis
8 6 (5.50%) Software Engineering
9 5 (4.59%) Mobile Application Development
9 5 (4.59%) Dimensional Modelling
10 4 (3.67%) Database Security
10 4 (3.67%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (3.67%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 79 (72.48%) C#
2 49 (44.95%) SQL
3 36 (33.03%) T-SQL
4 27 (24.77%) JavaScript
5 17 (15.60%) VBScript
6 9 (8.26%) VB
6 9 (8.26%) VB6
7 6 (5.50%) VB.NET
8 2 (1.83%) XAML
9 1 (0.92%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (4.59%) CISSP
2 3 (2.75%) CISA
2 3 (2.75%) CISM
2 3 (2.75%) Degree
3 2 (1.83%) SSCP
3 2 (1.83%) CEH
4 1 (0.92%) MCSE
4 1 (0.92%) CCNA
4 1 (0.92%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.92%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.92%) OCP
4 1 (0.92%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (0.92%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (9.17%) QA
2 3 (2.75%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.92%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (9.17%) Active Directory
2 6 (5.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (5.50%) vSphere
2 6 (5.50%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (2.75%) IAG
4 2 (1.83%) Oracle RMAN
4 2 (1.83%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 6 (5.50%) Norton AntiVirus
1 6 (5.50%) Backup Exec
2 2 (1.83%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 43 (39.45%) Microsoft
2 9 (8.26%) Business Objects
3 7 (6.42%) Cisco
4 6 (5.50%) IBM
4 6 (5.50%) Adobe
4 6 (5.50%) HP
4 6 (5.50%) Symantec
4 6 (5.50%) McAfee
4 6 (5.50%) VMware
4 6 (5.50%) Kaspersky
5 5 (4.59%) Oracle
5 5 (4.59%) Altiris
5 5 (4.59%) ServiceNow
6 1 (0.92%) Verint
6 1 (0.92%) Teradata
6 1 (0.92%) Remedy
6 1 (0.92%) Avaya
6 1 (0.92%) BMC
6 1 (0.92%) Informatica
6 1 (0.92%) Red Hat
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Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
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Codify
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
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V.Ships UK
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
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Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
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