The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2005 skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2005 over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 74 49 60
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +11
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 11 53 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.04% 4.38% 2.82%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.10% 15.23% 10.29%
Number of salaries quoted 7 47 26
Average salary £30,000 £32,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% -2.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,300 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £37,900 £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
SQL Server 2005
Wales

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 South Wales region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
268 348 272
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 25.40% 28.78% 27.36%
Number of salaries quoted 230 314 246
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SQL Server 2005
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

SQL Server 2005 Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

SQL Server 2005
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

SQL Server 2005 Salary Trend in South Wales

SQL Server 2005
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2005 across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

SQL Server 2005 Salary Histogram in South Wales

SQL Server 2005
Job Locations in South Wales

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 South Wales region over the 3 months to 1 October 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
Newport +7 4 £38,500 +25.40% 2
Cardiff -16 4 £30,000 -14.28% 2
Glamorgan 0 1 £31,500 - 1
Merthyr Tydfil - 1 £21,000 -
SQL Server 2005
Wales

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 17 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (58.82%) SQL
2 10 (58.82%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (47.06%) SQL Server 2012
3 8 (47.06%) Performance Tuning
4 7 (41.18%) .NET
5 6 (35.29%) IIS
5 6 (35.29%) Windows
5 6 (35.29%) Microsoft
5 6 (35.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (29.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET
6 5 (29.41%) T-SQL
6 5 (29.41%) C#
7 4 (23.53%) Risk Analysis
8 3 (17.65%) Firewall
8 3 (17.65%) MVC
8 3 (17.65%) Finance
8 3 (17.65%) Debian
8 3 (17.65%) Replication
8 3 (17.65%) VMware
8 3 (17.65%) Clustering
8 3 (17.65%) Unit Testing
8 3 (17.65%) Computer Science
8 3 (17.65%) French Language
8 3 (17.65%) German Language
8 3 (17.65%) Italian Language
8 3 (17.65%) Spanish Language
8 3 (17.65%) Welsh Language

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 6 (35.29%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.88%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (17.65%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) Firewall
1 3 (17.65%) VLAN
1 3 (17.65%) DHCP
1 3 (17.65%) TCP/IP
1 3 (17.65%) DNS
1 3 (17.65%) tcpdump
2 1 (5.88%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (58.82%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (47.06%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (35.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (29.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (17.65%) MySQL
6 3 (17.65%) Relational Database
7 1 (5.88%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (5.88%) Ingres
7 1 (5.88%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Visual Studio
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 3 (17.65%) Finance
1 3 (17.65%) French Language
1 3 (17.65%) German Language
1 3 (17.65%) Italian Language
1 3 (17.65%) Spanish Language
1 3 (17.65%) Welsh Language
2 1 (5.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (23.53%) Analyst
1 4 (23.53%) Administrator
2 3 (17.65%) DBA
2 3 (17.65%) Provisioning Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Agile Test Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) QA Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Technical Leader
3 2 (11.76%) QA Test Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Senior DBA
3 2 (11.76%) Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Test Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) SQL DBA
4 1 (5.88%) Senior SQL DBA
4 1 (5.88%) Junior Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Software Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (41.18%) .NET
2 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET
3 3 (17.65%) .NET Framework
3 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (11.76%) REST
4 2 (11.76%) SOAP
4 2 (11.76%) Web Services
5 1 (5.88%) XML
5 1 (5.88%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Replication
1 3 (17.65%) Clustering
1 3 (17.65%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (35.29%) Windows
2 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (17.65%) Debian
3 3 (17.65%) UNIX
3 3 (17.65%) Linux
4 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (11.76%) Windows 8
4 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (11.76%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (23.53%) Risk Analysis
3 3 (17.65%) MVC
3 3 (17.65%) Unit Testing
4 2 (11.76%) Data Transformation
4 2 (11.76%) Configuration Management
4 2 (11.76%) Software Testing
4 2 (11.76%) Data Migration
4 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (11.76%) Migration
5 1 (5.88%) TDD
5 1 (5.88%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (5.88%) BDD
5 1 (5.88%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 10 (58.82%) SQL
2 5 (29.41%) T-SQL
2 5 (29.41%) C#
3 3 (17.65%) Perl
4 2 (11.76%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) Degree
1 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.88%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (11.76%) QA
System Software
1 3 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (35.29%) Microsoft
2 3 (17.65%) VMware
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle
3 1 (5.88%) Cisco
South Glamorgan
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Sanderson
Salary: £35 - £42 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 19 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Sanderson
Salary: £40 per annum + Excellent Company Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Cardiff
CPS Group
Posted: 20 days ago