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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 37 44 27
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -17
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 11 3 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 4.00% 0.96% 7.92%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.65% 4.05% 15.32%
Number of salaries quoted 9 3 18
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £33,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £41,800 £38,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
114 74 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 41.45% 23.57% 51.67%
Number of salaries quoted 85 42 90
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,265 £28,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,500 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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
Salary Histogram in Solihull

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2005 across the Solihull region over the 3 months to 2 September 2014.

SQL Server 2005 Salary Histogram in Solihull

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 16 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 14 (87.50%) .NET
3 12 (75.00%) VB.NET
3 12 (75.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 11 (68.75%) HTML
4 11 (68.75%) CSS
5 9 (56.25%) JavaScript
5 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
5 9 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (50.00%) .NET Framework
6 8 (50.00%) MVC
6 8 (50.00%) C#
6 8 (50.00%) KnockoutJS
6 8 (50.00%) Sass
6 8 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 8 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 7 (43.75%) Software Engineering
8 6 (37.50%) SQL
8 6 (37.50%) XML
9 5 (31.25%) XSD
9 5 (31.25%) XSL
9 5 (31.25%) Web Services
9 5 (31.25%) XPath
10 4 (25.00%) Mobile App
10 4 (25.00%) Mobile Application Development
10 4 (25.00%) Ajax
10 4 (25.00%) VB
10 4 (25.00%) ADO.NET
11 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET
11 3 (18.75%) T-SQL

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 (6.25%) SharePoint
1 1 (6.25%) MS Exchange
1 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (6.25%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.25%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (75.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
1 1 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (87.50%) Developer
2 7 (43.75%) Programmer
3 6 (37.50%) Senior Developer
3 6 (37.50%) Software Developer
4 5 (31.25%) Software Engineer
4 5 (31.25%) .NET Developer
4 5 (31.25%) Software Programmer
5 3 (18.75%) VB.NET Developer
5 3 (18.75%) Applications Support
6 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (12.50%) Senior Programmer
6 2 (12.50%) .NET Programmer
6 2 (12.50%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (12.50%) .NET Software Developer
6 2 (12.50%) Senior Software Engineer
7 1 (6.25%) Applications Support Analyst
7 1 (6.25%) SQL DBA
7 1 (6.25%) Senior Software Developer
7 1 (6.25%) Support Analyst
7 1 (6.25%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (87.50%) .NET
2 11 (68.75%) CSS
2 11 (68.75%) HTML
3 8 (50.00%) KnockoutJS
3 8 (50.00%) Sass
3 8 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 8 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 8 (50.00%) .NET Framework
4 6 (37.50%) XML
5 5 (31.25%) XSD
5 5 (31.25%) XSL
5 5 (31.25%) Web Services
6 4 (25.00%) ADO.NET
6 4 (25.00%) Ajax
7 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET
8 2 (12.50%) ADO
8 2 (12.50%) SOAP
8 2 (12.50%) ODBC
8 2 (12.50%) WinForms
8 2 (12.50%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
1 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (50.00%) MVC
3 7 (43.75%) Software Engineering
4 4 (25.00%) Mobile Application Development
5 3 (18.75%) E-Commerce
5 3 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (12.50%) Project Management
6 2 (12.50%) Incident Management
6 2 (12.50%) Web Design
6 2 (12.50%) Web Application Development
7 1 (6.25%) ITIL
7 1 (6.25%) Database Tuning
7 1 (6.25%) Change Management
7 1 (6.25%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 12 (75.00%) VB.NET
2 9 (56.25%) JavaScript
3 8 (50.00%) C#
4 6 (37.50%) SQL
5 5 (31.25%) XPath
6 4 (25.00%) VB
7 3 (18.75%) T-SQL
8 2 (12.50%) VB6
9 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 9 (56.25%) Microsoft