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 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 118 105 81
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -24
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 37 62 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.20% 1.90% 2.52%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.73% 6.05% 7.79%
Number of salaries quoted 30 45 57
Average salary £40,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,400 £29,600
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £50,000 £49,100
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
991 1024 989
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 32.22% 31.31% 32.38%
Number of salaries quoted 681 711 711
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +8.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 December 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 24 December 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
(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 +5 25 £40,500 +8.00% 4
Edinburgh -13 9 £40,000 +14.28%
Renfrewshire - 2 £44,250 -
West Lothian +3 1 £40,000 +23.07%
Aberdeen - 1 - -
SQL Server 2005
UK

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 66 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 45 (68.18%) C#
3 44 (66.67%) .NET
4 36 (54.55%) SQL Server 2008
5 28 (42.42%) ASP.NET
6 27 (40.91%) Windows
7 26 (39.39%) Agile Software Development
7 26 (39.39%) jQuery
8 25 (37.88%) Microsoft
9 23 (34.85%) Visual Studio
10 19 (28.79%) SQL
11 18 (27.27%) MVC
11 18 (27.27%) WCF
12 17 (25.76%) HTML
13 16 (24.24%) JavaScript
13 16 (24.24%) CSS
13 16 (24.24%) OO
14 15 (22.73%) IIS
14 15 (22.73%) Continuous Integration
15 14 (21.21%) SQL Server 2012
16 13 (19.70%) ASP.NET MVC
17 12 (18.18%) Web Services
17 12 (18.18%) MS Excel
17 12 (18.18%) Pair Programming
17 12 (18.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 11 (16.67%) OOP
18 11 (16.67%) .NET Framework
19 10 (15.15%) Active Directory
19 10 (15.15%) Windows Server 2003
19 10 (15.15%) Software Engineering

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 15 (22.73%) IIS
2 4 (6.06%) MS Exchange
3 3 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.52%) Lync
4 1 (1.52%) WorkSite
4 1 (1.52%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 7 (10.61%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (7.58%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.06%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (13.64%) DHCP
1 9 (13.64%) DNS
2 5 (7.58%) IPv4
2 5 (7.58%) SAN
2 5 (7.58%) Intranet
3 3 (4.55%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.52%) LAN
4 1 (1.52%) WAN
4 1 (1.52%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 36 (54.55%) SQL Server 2008
3 14 (21.21%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (9.09%) Crystal Reports
5 5 (7.58%) Oracle Reports
5 5 (7.58%) Oracle Database 10g
5 5 (7.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (7.58%) Oracle Database
6 4 (6.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (6.06%) MS Access
6 4 (6.06%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (6.06%) BusinessObjects
6 4 (6.06%) Informix
7 3 (4.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (3.03%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 2 (3.03%) QlikView
8 2 (3.03%) Relational Database
9 1 (1.52%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (1.52%) Oracle9i Database
9 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 23 (34.85%) Visual Studio
2 9 (13.64%) NCrunch
3 4 (6.06%) Git (software)
3 4 (6.06%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (3.03%) Subversion
5 1 (1.52%) JIRA
5 1 (1.52%) Selenium
5 1 (1.52%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (1.52%) NUnit
General
1 8 (12.12%) Retail
2 7 (10.61%) Finance
3 6 (9.09%) Back Office
4 5 (7.58%) Marketing
5 4 (6.06%) Banking
6 3 (4.55%) Legal
6 3 (4.55%) Local Government
7 1 (1.52%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.52%) Law
Job Titles
1 46 (69.70%) Developer
2 26 (39.39%) C# Developer
3 23 (34.85%) .NET Developer
4 15 (22.73%) C# .NET Developer
5 8 (12.12%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 8 (12.12%) ASP.NET Developer
5 8 (12.12%) Analyst
5 8 (12.12%) Senior Developer
6 7 (10.61%) Senior .NET Developer
7 6 (9.09%) Software Developer
8 5 (7.58%) Support Analyst
8 5 (7.58%) Web Developer
8 5 (7.58%) Senior C# Developer
9 4 (6.06%) .NET Web Developer
9 4 (6.06%) C# Web Developer
9 4 (6.06%) Senior .NET Web Developer
9 4 (6.06%) Business Developer
9 4 (6.06%) Technical Specialist
9 4 (6.06%) Business Objects Developer
9 4 (6.06%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (66.67%) .NET
2 28 (42.42%) ASP.NET
3 26 (39.39%) jQuery
4 18 (27.27%) WCF
5 17 (25.76%) HTML
6 16 (24.24%) CSS
7 13 (19.70%) ASP.NET MVC
8 12 (18.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 12 (18.18%) Web Services
9 11 (16.67%) .NET Framework
10 7 (10.61%) HTML5
11 5 (7.58%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 5 (7.58%) ASP.NET MVC 3
11 5 (7.58%) XML
11 5 (7.58%) LAMP
12 4 (6.06%) NHibernate
13 3 (4.55%) Ajax
13 3 (4.55%) CSS3
14 2 (3.03%) Razor View Engine
14 2 (3.03%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.09%) User Experience
2 4 (6.06%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.55%) Fat Client
3 3 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.55%) Thin Client
4 1 (1.52%) EPoS
4 1 (1.52%) FMCG
4 1 (1.52%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 27 (40.91%) Windows
2 10 (15.15%) Windows Server 2003
2 10 (15.15%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (6.06%) Windows 7
4 2 (3.03%) Linux
5 1 (1.52%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.52%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (1.52%) CentOS
5 1 (1.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (39.39%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (27.27%) MVC
3 16 (24.24%) OO
4 15 (22.73%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (18.18%) Pair Programming
6 11 (16.67%) OOP
7 10 (15.15%) Software Engineering
8 8 (12.12%) ITIL
9 7 (10.61%) Time Management
10 6 (9.09%) TDD
10 6 (9.09%) Scrum
10 6 (9.09%) CRM
11 5 (7.58%) OOD
11 5 (7.58%) ETL
11 5 (7.58%) B2B
11 5 (7.58%) B2C
11 5 (7.58%) Service Management
11 5 (7.58%) Web Development
11 5 (7.58%) Problem Management
11 5 (7.58%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 45 (68.18%) C#
2 19 (28.79%) SQL
3 16 (24.24%) JavaScript
4 7 (10.61%) VBScript
5 6 (9.09%) VB.NET
5 6 (9.09%) T-SQL
6 5 (7.58%) PowerShell
7 3 (4.55%) VB
8 2 (3.03%) C++
9 1 (1.52%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (12.12%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (9.09%) Degree
3 5 (7.58%) MCP
3 5 (7.58%) MCSE
3 5 (7.58%) MCSA
4 3 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.52%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.52%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.52%) PhD
5 1 (1.52%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.55%) QA
System Software
1 10 (15.15%) Active Directory
2 6 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (9.09%) Hyper-V
3 5 (7.58%) XenApp
3 5 (7.58%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (7.58%) SCCM
1 5 (7.58%) SCOM
Vendors
1 25 (37.88%) Microsoft
2 7 (10.61%) VMware
3 6 (9.09%) Oracle
4 5 (7.58%) HP
4 5 (7.58%) Compaq
4 5 (7.58%) Citrix
5 4 (6.06%) Sybase
5 4 (6.06%) Business Objects
5 4 (6.06%) SAP
5 4 (6.06%) Netezza
6 2 (3.03%) Telerik
7 1 (1.52%) Red Gate
7 1 (1.52%) Cisco
7 1 (1.52%) Avaya
7 1 (1.52%) Red Hat
Glasgow
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £47000.00 - £52000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Glasgow
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 27 days ago