The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Wales region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 87 52 33
Rank change year-on-year
-35 -19
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 14 40 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.06% 3.19% 6.27%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.13% 11.66% 17.44%
Number of salaries quoted 14 37 55
Average salary £28,500 £31,792 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.35% -9.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £27,000 £27,700
10% offered a salary of more than £42,800 £36,600 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
339 343 344
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 25.68% 27.33% 35.95%
Number of salaries quoted 315 303 315
Average salary £35,000 £31,792 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.09% -9.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
SQL Server 2005
UK

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 23 July 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 23 July 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 -33 8 £37,000 +16.38% 4
West Wales +11 6 £18,500 -39.83%
SQL Server 2005
UK

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 17 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (58.82%) Microsoft
3 9 (52.94%) SQL
3 9 (52.94%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (47.06%) IIS
4 8 (47.06%) Windows
4 8 (47.06%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (41.18%) SQL Server 2012
6 6 (35.29%) .NET
7 5 (29.41%) C#
7 5 (29.41%) Windows XP
7 5 (29.41%) Configuration Management
7 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (29.41%) Software Testing
7 5 (29.41%) QA
7 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (29.41%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (23.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (23.53%) T-SQL
9 3 (17.65%) Perl
9 3 (17.65%) MySQL
9 3 (17.65%) Linux
9 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
9 3 (17.65%) DHCP
9 3 (17.65%) TCP/IP
9 3 (17.65%) DNS
9 3 (17.65%) UNIX
9 3 (17.65%) Firewall
9 3 (17.65%) Finance

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 8 (47.06%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (17.65%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) DHCP
1 3 (17.65%) TCP/IP
1 3 (17.65%) DNS
1 3 (17.65%) Firewall
1 3 (17.65%) VLAN
1 3 (17.65%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (52.94%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (41.18%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (23.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (17.65%) MySQL
6 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) NUnit
1 2 (11.76%) CruiseControl
1 2 (11.76%) NCover
General
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
1 3 (17.65%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) Analyst
2 5 (29.41%) QA Analyst
3 4 (23.53%) Support Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Test Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) QA Test Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Provisioning Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Agile Test Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Customer Support Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Customer Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Senior DBA
5 2 (11.76%) Software Support Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Administrator
5 2 (11.76%) DBA
5 2 (11.76%) Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Software Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Support Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Customer Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) SQL Developer
6 1 (5.88%) SQL DBA
6 1 (5.88%) Customer Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (35.29%) .NET
2 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Computer Science
2 2 (11.76%) Replication
2 2 (11.76%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 8 (47.06%) Windows
1 8 (47.06%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (29.41%) Windows XP
2 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (17.65%) Windows 8
3 3 (17.65%) UNIX
3 3 (17.65%) Linux
3 3 (17.65%) Debian
4 2 (11.76%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) Configuration Management
1 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (29.41%) Software Testing
1 5 (29.41%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (17.65%) Risk Analysis
3 2 (11.76%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (11.76%) Test Scripting
3 2 (11.76%) Content Management
4 1 (5.88%) ETL
4 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (5.88%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 9 (52.94%) SQL
2 5 (29.41%) C#
3 4 (23.53%) T-SQL
4 3 (17.65%) Perl
5 1 (5.88%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) Degree
2 2 (11.76%) ISEB
2 2 (11.76%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (29.41%) QA
System Software
1 3 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 10 (58.82%) Microsoft
2 3 (17.65%) VMware
Caerphilly, Mid Glamorgan
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: From £33,000 to £40,000 per annum + 10% bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Wrexham, Clwyd
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff
Pertemps ERP
Salary: Up to £30,000 p.a
Posted: 12 days ago
Wales
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Wales
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago