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 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 74 75 50
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -25
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 26 3 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 2.15% 0.36% 3.63%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.53% 1.69% 10.97%
Number of salaries quoted 25 3 32
Average salary £42,500 £33,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.78% -1.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,700 £29,400 £27,650
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,600 £44,000
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
398 177 319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 32.84% 21.20% 33.13%
Number of salaries quoted 360 156 272
Average salary £37,500 £33,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.94% +3.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,758 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £44,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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
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 3 March 2015. 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 -3 20 £45,000 +36.36% 1
Newport - 6 £42,500 -
SQL Server 2005
Wales

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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 52 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 48 (92.31%) SQL
3 44 (84.62%) SQL Server 2008
4 42 (80.77%) Microsoft
5 40 (76.92%) T-SQL
6 39 (75.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 38 (73.08%) SQL Server 2012
8 34 (65.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 34 (65.38%) ETL
9 30 (57.69%) Data Warehouse
10 29 (55.77%) Business Intelligence
11 24 (46.15%) OLTP
11 24 (46.15%) DTS
12 23 (44.23%) Finance
13 21 (40.38%) Cognos
14 20 (38.46%) Clustering
15 19 (36.54%) MS Excel
16 14 (26.92%) Mentoring
17 12 (23.08%) Performance Tuning
17 12 (23.08%) SQL Server 2000
17 12 (23.08%) Cognos Business Intelligence
18 11 (21.15%) Project Management
19 10 (19.23%) Banking
19 10 (19.23%) Kimball Methodology
20 8 (15.38%) Replication
21 6 (11.54%) Migration
21 6 (11.54%) Data Migration
21 6 (11.54%) Data Transformation
22 5 (9.62%) SAN
23 4 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification

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

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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 1 (1.92%) IIS
Applications
1 19 (36.54%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.92%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 12 (23.08%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.62%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 44 (84.62%) SQL Server 2008
3 39 (75.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 38 (73.08%) SQL Server 2012
5 34 (65.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 30 (57.69%) Data Warehouse
7 24 (46.15%) DTS
7 24 (46.15%) OLTP
8 12 (23.08%) SQL Server 2000
9 4 (7.69%) Relational Database
10 2 (3.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 1 (1.92%) RDBMS
11 1 (1.92%) Ingres
11 1 (1.92%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 3 (5.77%) Visual Studio
1 3 (5.77%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 23 (44.23%) Finance
2 10 (19.23%) Banking
3 2 (3.85%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.92%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 40 (76.92%) DBA
2 25 (48.08%) SQL DBA
3 22 (42.31%) Administrator
4 8 (15.38%) SQL Server DBA
5 5 (9.62%) Developer
6 3 (5.77%) Analyst
6 3 (5.77%) SQL Developer
7 2 (3.85%) Server Administrator
7 2 (3.85%) Technical Leader
7 2 (3.85%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 2 (3.85%) Junior Analyst
7 2 (3.85%) Junior
8 1 (1.92%) Server Specialist
8 1 (1.92%) Business Developer
8 1 (1.92%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.77%) .NET
1 3 (5.77%) ASP.NET
1 3 (5.77%) COM
1 3 (5.77%) .NET Framework
1 3 (5.77%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (3.85%) REST
2 2 (3.85%) SOAP
2 2 (3.85%) Web Services
3 1 (1.92%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (38.46%) Clustering
2 8 (15.38%) Replication
3 1 (1.92%) AS400
3 1 (1.92%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.77%) Windows
2 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (65.38%) ETL
2 29 (55.77%) Business Intelligence
3 14 (26.92%) Mentoring
4 12 (23.08%) Performance Tuning
5 11 (21.15%) Project Management
6 10 (19.23%) Kimball Methodology
7 6 (11.54%) Data Transformation
7 6 (11.54%) Migration
7 6 (11.54%) Data Migration
8 3 (5.77%) MVC
8 3 (5.77%) Unit Testing
9 1 (1.92%) Data Mapping
9 1 (1.92%) BDD
9 1 (1.92%) TDD
9 1 (1.92%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 48 (92.31%) SQL
2 40 (76.92%) T-SQL
3 3 (5.77%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (5.77%) MCDBA
3 2 (3.85%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.92%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 42 (80.77%) Microsoft
2 21 (40.38%) Cognos
3 3 (5.77%) Apple
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