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 23 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 Solihull region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 48 37 18
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -19
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 5 11 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 1.75% 4.44% 11.72%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.75% 10.19% 31.48%
Number of salaries quoted 5 11 17
Average salary £30,000 £38,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.07% +28.33%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Solihull
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
87 108 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 30.42% 43.55% 37.24%
Number of salaries quoted 48 67 45
Average salary £34,750 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
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 23 April 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 9 (81.82%) .NET
3 8 (72.73%) HTML
3 8 (72.73%) JavaScript
4 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
5 6 (54.55%) SQL
5 6 (54.55%) VB.NET
6 5 (45.45%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (45.45%) CSS
6 5 (45.45%) MS Excel
7 4 (36.36%) Windows
7 4 (36.36%) Web Services
7 4 (36.36%) ADO.NET
7 4 (36.36%) C#
7 4 (36.36%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (36.36%) Mobile App
7 4 (36.36%) Mobile Application Development
7 4 (36.36%) Ajax
7 4 (36.36%) Web Development
8 3 (27.27%) T-SQL
9 2 (18.18%) VB
9 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET
9 2 (18.18%) SOAP
9 2 (18.18%) Visual Studio
9 2 (18.18%) ADO
9 2 (18.18%) XML
9 2 (18.18%) ODBC
9 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (18.18%) Project Management
9 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (9.09%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (9.09%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (45.45%) MS Excel
2 1 (9.09%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (45.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (36.36%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Visual Studio
2 1 (9.09%) Eclipse
2 1 (9.09%) Flash Builder
2 1 (9.09%) dotTrace
General
1 1 (9.09%) Games
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Developer
2 8 (72.73%) .NET Developer
3 6 (54.55%) VB.NET Developer
4 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Programmer
4 2 (18.18%) Applications Support
4 2 (18.18%) .NET Programmer
4 2 (18.18%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (18.18%) .NET Software Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Software Developer
5 1 (9.09%) BizTalk Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Senior BizTalk Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Applications Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Developer
5 1 (9.09%) SQL Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (81.82%) .NET
2 8 (72.73%) HTML
3 5 (45.45%) CSS
4 4 (36.36%) Ajax
4 4 (36.36%) ADO.NET
4 4 (36.36%) Web Services
5 2 (18.18%) XML
5 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET
5 2 (18.18%) ADO
5 2 (18.18%) JSON
5 2 (18.18%) jQuery
5 2 (18.18%) SOAP
5 2 (18.18%) ODBC
5 2 (18.18%) WinForms
6 1 (9.09%) Flash
6 1 (9.09%) Unity (Game Engine)
6 1 (9.09%) XSD
6 1 (9.09%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Web Development
1 4 (36.36%) Mobile Application Development
2 2 (18.18%) Web Application Development
2 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (18.18%) Project Management
2 2 (18.18%) Web Design
2 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
3 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
3 1 (9.09%) Refactoring
3 1 (9.09%) Unit Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) JavaScript
2 6 (54.55%) SQL
2 6 (54.55%) VB.NET
3 4 (36.36%) C#
4 3 (27.27%) T-SQL
5 2 (18.18%) VB
6 1 (9.09%) ActionScript
6 1 (9.09%) VBA
6 1 (9.09%) XPath
6 1 (9.09%) ActionScript 3.0
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) EPiServer