The first table below looks at the demand for SQL Server 2005 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Solihull region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2005 over the 3 months to 28 July 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 Solihull region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 45 40 39
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 6 5 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 2.05% 1.79% 3.70%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.52% 6.33% 7.19%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 9
Average salary £42,500 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.38% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £43,300 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Solihull
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
92 79 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 31.40% 28.32% 51.48%
Number of salaries quoted 77 53 99
Average salary £37,500 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,412 £28,000 £31,200
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £37,500 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
SQL Server 2005
West Midlands

SQL Server 2005
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

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

SQL Server 2005 Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

SQL Server 2005
Salary Trend in Solihull

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

SQL Server 2005 Salary Trend in Solihull

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Solihull 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 11 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (90.91%) .NET
3 9 (81.82%) HTML
3 9 (81.82%) JavaScript
3 9 (81.82%) CSS
3 9 (81.82%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (72.73%) VB.NET
5 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
5 7 (63.64%) Software Engineering
6 6 (54.55%) KnockoutJS
6 6 (54.55%) MVC
6 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (54.55%) .NET Framework
6 6 (54.55%) Sass
6 6 (54.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 6 (54.55%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 6 (54.55%) C#
7 5 (45.45%) SQL
7 5 (45.45%) XML
7 5 (45.45%) XSD
7 5 (45.45%) XSL
7 5 (45.45%) XPath
8 4 (36.36%) Ajax
8 4 (36.36%) Mobile App
8 4 (36.36%) Mobile Application Development
8 4 (36.36%) Web Services
8 4 (36.36%) ADO.NET
9 3 (27.27%) T-SQL
10 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
10 2 (18.18%) SOAP

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Solihull 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (81.82%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Developer
2 7 (63.64%) Programmer
3 5 (45.45%) Software Developer
3 5 (45.45%) Software Engineer
3 5 (45.45%) Software Programmer
4 4 (36.36%) .NET Developer
5 3 (27.27%) Senior Developer
6 2 (18.18%) Applications Support
6 2 (18.18%) Senior Software Engineer
6 2 (18.18%) VB.NET Developer
6 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (18.18%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (18.18%) Senior Programmer
6 2 (18.18%) .NET Programmer
6 2 (18.18%) .NET Software Developer
7 1 (9.09%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (90.91%) .NET
2 9 (81.82%) HTML
2 9 (81.82%) CSS
3 6 (54.55%) KnockoutJS
3 6 (54.55%) .NET Framework
3 6 (54.55%) Sass
3 6 (54.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 6 (54.55%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 5 (45.45%) XML
4 5 (45.45%) XSD
4 5 (45.45%) XSL
5 4 (36.36%) Ajax
5 4 (36.36%) Web Services
5 4 (36.36%) ADO.NET
6 2 (18.18%) SOAP
6 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET
6 2 (18.18%) ADO
6 2 (18.18%) ODBC
6 2 (18.18%) jQuery
6 2 (18.18%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Software Engineering
2 6 (54.55%) MVC
2 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (36.36%) Mobile Application Development
4 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (18.18%) Project Management
4 2 (18.18%) Web Application Development
4 2 (18.18%) Web Design
5 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 9 (81.82%) JavaScript
2 8 (72.73%) VB.NET
3 6 (54.55%) C#
4 5 (45.45%) SQL
4 5 (45.45%) XPath
5 3 (27.27%) T-SQL
6 2 (18.18%) VB
7 1 (9.09%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Microsoft