The table below looks at the statistics 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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 40 44 52
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +8
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 1 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 0.40% 1.82% 1.06%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.56% 5.83% 2.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 3
Average salary £48,000 £43,750 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.71% +30.59%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,375 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+4.23% -0.32%
SQL Server 2005
West Midlands

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 Solihull region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Solihull
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
64 103 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 25.81% 31.21% 42.76%
Number of salaries quoted 53 79 61
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £64,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 11 February 2016, 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 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) VBScript
3 2 (50.00%) VB
3 2 (50.00%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (50.00%) Finance
3 2 (50.00%) MVC
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (50.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (50.00%) C#
3 2 (50.00%) Perfmon
4 1 (25.00%) Analytics
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (25.00%) SDLC
4 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 2
4 1 (25.00%) Web Analytics
4 1 (25.00%) Web Development
4 1 (25.00%) JSON
4 1 (25.00%) SEO
4 1 (25.00%) CMS
4 1 (25.00%) WinForms
4 1 (25.00%) Retail
4 1 (25.00%) Content Management
4 1 (25.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) AutoCAD
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (25.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) DBA
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C# Web Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Development Manager
2 1 (25.00%) SQL DBA
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 2
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (25.00%) JSON
2 1 (25.00%) Web Services
2 1 (25.00%) WinForms
2 1 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (25.00%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) Analytics
2 1 (25.00%) Content Management
2 1 (25.00%) OO
2 1 (25.00%) SDLC
2 1 (25.00%) SEO
2 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) UML
2 1 (25.00%) Web Analytics
2 1 (25.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (50.00%) VB
2 2 (50.00%) VBScript
3 1 (25.00%) VB.NET
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Autodesk