The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2005 skills in IT jobs advertised for the 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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 76 73 58
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -15
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 26 28 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 2.01% 2.18% 3.18%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.06% 8.41% 9.24%
Number of salaries quoted 26 19 32
Average salary £37,250 £32,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.61% -5.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,750 £43,000 £44,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
SQL Server 2005
UK

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 Wales region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
429 333 368
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 33.13% 25.87% 34.39%
Number of salaries quoted 398 297 350
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £40,783
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

SQL Server 2005
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

SQL Server 2005 Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

SQL Server 2005
Salary Trend in Wales

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

SQL Server 2005 Salary Trend in Wales

SQL Server 2005
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2005 across the Wales region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014.

SQL Server 2005 Salary Histogram in Wales

SQL Server 2005
Job Locations in 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 Wales region over the 3 months to 22 December 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
South Wales +3 26 £37,250 +14.61% 5
SQL Server 2005
UK

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the 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 41 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 33 (80.49%) SQL
3 31 (75.61%) SQL Server 2008
4 30 (73.17%) Microsoft
5 27 (65.85%) SQL Server 2012
6 26 (63.41%) T-SQL
7 25 (60.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 21 (51.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 18 (43.90%) Clustering
9 18 (43.90%) ETL
10 16 (39.02%) Business Intelligence
11 15 (36.59%) MS Excel
12 14 (34.15%) Data Warehouse
12 14 (34.15%) DTS
13 13 (31.71%) OLTP
14 11 (26.83%) Cognos
14 11 (26.83%) Performance Tuning
14 11 (26.83%) Mentoring
15 10 (24.39%) Banking
15 10 (24.39%) Cognos Business Intelligence
15 10 (24.39%) Project Management
15 10 (24.39%) Finance
15 10 (24.39%) SQL Server 2000
16 8 (19.51%) .NET
17 7 (17.07%) Replication
18 6 (14.63%) C#
18 6 (14.63%) Windows
19 5 (12.20%) IIS
19 5 (12.20%) ASP.NET
19 5 (12.20%) Migration

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the 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 5 (12.20%) IIS
Applications
1 15 (36.59%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.44%) PowerPivot
2 1 (2.44%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (24.39%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.20%) SAN
2 1 (2.44%) Firewall
2 1 (2.44%) VLAN
2 1 (2.44%) tcpdump
2 1 (2.44%) DHCP
2 1 (2.44%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.44%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 31 (75.61%) SQL Server 2008
3 27 (65.85%) SQL Server 2012
4 25 (60.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 21 (51.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 14 (34.15%) Data Warehouse
6 14 (34.15%) DTS
7 13 (31.71%) OLTP
8 10 (24.39%) SQL Server 2000
9 3 (7.32%) Relational Database
10 1 (2.44%) MySQL
10 1 (2.44%) RDBMS
10 1 (2.44%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (2.44%) Ingres
10 1 (2.44%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 3 (7.32%) Visual Studio
2 2 (4.88%) NUnit
2 2 (4.88%) CruiseControl
2 2 (4.88%) NCover
2 2 (4.88%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 10 (24.39%) Finance
1 10 (24.39%) Banking
2 2 (4.88%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.44%) Retail
3 1 (2.44%) French Language
3 1 (2.44%) German Language
3 1 (2.44%) Italian Language
3 1 (2.44%) Spanish Language
3 1 (2.44%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 23 (56.10%) DBA
2 11 (26.83%) SQL DBA
3 10 (24.39%) Administrator
4 7 (17.07%) Developer
5 5 (12.20%) Analyst
6 3 (7.32%) SQL Server DBA
6 3 (7.32%) SQL Developer
6 3 (7.32%) QA Analyst
7 2 (4.88%) Technical Leader
7 2 (4.88%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 1 (2.44%) Provisioning Engineer
8 1 (2.44%) Junior Analyst
8 1 (2.44%) Agile Test Analyst
8 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Developer
8 1 (2.44%) QA Test Analyst
8 1 (2.44%) Senior DBA
8 1 (2.44%) Test Analyst
8 1 (2.44%) Business Developer
8 1 (2.44%) Software Developer
8 1 (2.44%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (19.51%) .NET
2 5 (12.20%) ASP.NET
3 3 (7.32%) COM
3 3 (7.32%) .NET Framework
3 3 (7.32%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (4.88%) REST
4 2 (4.88%) SOAP
4 2 (4.88%) Web Services
5 1 (2.44%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (43.90%) Clustering
2 7 (17.07%) Replication
3 1 (2.44%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (14.63%) Windows
2 5 (12.20%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (9.76%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (7.32%) Windows XP
4 3 (7.32%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (4.88%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.44%) Windows 8
6 1 (2.44%) Debian
6 1 (2.44%) UNIX
6 1 (2.44%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (43.90%) ETL
2 16 (39.02%) Business Intelligence
3 11 (26.83%) Performance Tuning
3 11 (26.83%) Mentoring
4 10 (24.39%) Project Management
5 5 (12.20%) Migration
5 5 (12.20%) Data Migration
5 5 (12.20%) Data Transformation
6 3 (7.32%) Unit Testing
6 3 (7.32%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (7.32%) Software Testing
6 3 (7.32%) MVC
6 3 (7.32%) Configuration Management
7 2 (4.88%) Risk Analysis
7 2 (4.88%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (4.88%) Test Scripting
7 2 (4.88%) Content Management
8 1 (2.44%) Data Mapping
8 1 (2.44%) BDD
8 1 (2.44%) Kimball Methodology
Programming Languages
1 33 (80.49%) SQL
2 26 (63.41%) T-SQL
3 6 (14.63%) C#
4 2 (4.88%) VB.NET
5 1 (2.44%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (4.88%) ISEB
1 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (4.88%) ISTQB
1 2 (4.88%) Degree
1 2 (4.88%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.44%) HND
2 1 (2.44%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.32%) QA
2 2 (4.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (2.44%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 30 (73.17%) Microsoft
2 11 (26.83%) Cognos
3 1 (2.44%) Cisco
3 1 (2.44%) Apple
3 1 (2.44%) VMware
3 1 (2.44%) Oracle
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