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

Location
3 months to
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 65 63 60
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -3
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 26 34 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 2.32% 2.86% 2.97%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.12% 11.00% 9.69%
Number of salaries quoted 22 25 26
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -5.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,050 £29,700 £25,750
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £43,800 £43,750
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
365 309 289
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 32.62% 26.01% 30.68%
Number of salaries quoted 321 277 274
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -5.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £28,950
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £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 25 November 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 25 November 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
Cardiff +7 18 £34,000 -11.68% 4
Newport +20 6 £40,000 +19.76%
Glamorgan -5 1 £31,500 -
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 25 November 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 32 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 27 (84.38%) SQL
3 25 (78.13%) SQL Server 2008
4 23 (71.88%) Microsoft
5 21 (65.63%) T-SQL
5 21 (65.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 20 (62.50%) SQL Server 2012
7 18 (56.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 16 (50.00%) Clustering
9 14 (43.75%) ETL
10 12 (37.50%) Data Warehouse
10 12 (37.50%) DTS
10 12 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
10 12 (37.50%) OLTP
11 11 (34.38%) Mentoring
12 10 (31.25%) Cognos Business Intelligence
12 10 (31.25%) MS Excel
12 10 (31.25%) Cognos
12 10 (31.25%) Banking
12 10 (31.25%) SQL Server 2000
12 10 (31.25%) Project Management
13 9 (28.13%) Performance Tuning
14 6 (18.75%) Replication
14 6 (18.75%) .NET
15 5 (15.63%) ASP.NET
15 5 (15.63%) Finance
16 4 (12.50%) Migration
16 4 (12.50%) SAN
16 4 (12.50%) C#
16 4 (12.50%) Data Transformation

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

For the 6 months to 25 November 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 3 (9.38%) IIS
Applications
1 10 (31.25%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.13%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (31.25%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.50%) SAN
2 1 (3.13%) Firewall
2 1 (3.13%) VLAN
2 1 (3.13%) tcpdump
2 1 (3.13%) DHCP
2 1 (3.13%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.13%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 25 (78.13%) SQL Server 2008
3 21 (65.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 20 (62.50%) SQL Server 2012
5 18 (56.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 12 (37.50%) OLTP
6 12 (37.50%) Data Warehouse
6 12 (37.50%) DTS
7 10 (31.25%) SQL Server 2000
8 3 (9.38%) Relational Database
9 1 (3.13%) MySQL
9 1 (3.13%) Ingres
9 1 (3.13%) Data Mining
9 1 (3.13%) RDBMS
9 1 (3.13%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (9.38%) Visual Studio
2 2 (6.25%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 10 (31.25%) Banking
2 5 (15.63%) Finance
3 2 (6.25%) Financial Institution
4 1 (3.13%) Retail
4 1 (3.13%) French Language
4 1 (3.13%) German Language
4 1 (3.13%) Italian Language
4 1 (3.13%) Spanish Language
4 1 (3.13%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 19 (59.38%) DBA
2 10 (31.25%) SQL DBA
3 8 (25.00%) Administrator
4 4 (12.50%) Developer
5 3 (9.38%) Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) SQL Server DBA
6 2 (6.25%) SQL Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Senior DBA
6 2 (6.25%) Technical Leader
7 1 (3.13%) Senior SQL DBA
7 1 (3.13%) Provisioning Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) Junior Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) Agile Test Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) QA Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Developer
7 1 (3.13%) QA Test Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) Test Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) Software Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (18.75%) .NET
2 5 (15.63%) ASP.NET
3 3 (9.38%) .NET Framework
3 3 (9.38%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (6.25%) REST
4 2 (6.25%) COM
4 2 (6.25%) SOAP
4 2 (6.25%) Web Services
5 1 (3.13%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (50.00%) Clustering
2 6 (18.75%) Replication
3 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.38%) Windows
2 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (3.13%) Debian
3 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.13%) Windows 8
3 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (3.13%) Linux
3 1 (3.13%) Windows XP
3 1 (3.13%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (43.75%) ETL
2 12 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
3 11 (34.38%) Mentoring
4 10 (31.25%) Project Management
5 9 (28.13%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (12.50%) Data Transformation
6 4 (12.50%) Data Migration
6 4 (12.50%) Migration
7 3 (9.38%) MVC
7 3 (9.38%) Unit Testing
8 2 (6.25%) Risk Analysis
9 1 (3.13%) Data Mapping
9 1 (3.13%) BDD
9 1 (3.13%) Performance Monitoring
9 1 (3.13%) Configuration Management
9 1 (3.13%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (3.13%) TDD
9 1 (3.13%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 27 (84.38%) SQL
2 21 (65.63%) T-SQL
3 4 (12.50%) C#
4 2 (6.25%) VB.NET
5 1 (3.13%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (6.25%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.13%) HND
2 1 (3.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.13%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 23 (71.88%) Microsoft
2 10 (31.25%) Cognos
3 1 (3.13%) Cisco
3 1 (3.13%) VMware
3 1 (3.13%) Oracle
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