The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2005 skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2005 over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 166 94 86
Rank change year-on-year
-72 -8
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 66 123 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.17% 2.47% 2.97%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.01% 7.31% 9.06%
Number of salaries quoted 61 120 116
Average salary £42,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,750 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +1.97%
SQL Server 2005
England

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 West Midlands region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1645 1683 1402
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 29.06% 33.86% 32.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1375 1500 1173
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SQL Server 2005
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

SQL Server 2005 Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

SQL Server 2005
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

SQL Server 2005 Salary Trend in the West Midlands

SQL Server 2005
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2005 across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

SQL Server 2005 Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

SQL Server 2005
Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016. 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
Birmingham +6 33 £42,000 +25.37% 1
Staffordshire -9 9 £40,000 +23.07% 1
Warwickshire -13 9 £50,000 +53.84% 1
Coventry -11 6 £36,500 -14.11% 1
West Bromwich -14 5 £45,000 +5.88%
Solihull +9 1 £48,000 +12.94%
SQL Server 2005
England

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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.

1 120 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 79 (65.83%) SQL
3 68 (56.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 66 (55.00%) .NET
5 63 (52.50%) Microsoft
6 62 (51.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 45 (37.50%) VB.NET
7 45 (37.50%) T-SQL
8 44 (36.67%) C#
9 43 (35.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 40 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 38 (31.67%) ASP.NET
12 36 (30.00%) ETL
13 33 (27.50%) JavaScript
13 33 (27.50%) SQL Server 2012
14 30 (25.00%) .NET Framework
14 30 (25.00%) HTML
14 30 (25.00%) CSS
14 30 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
15 28 (23.33%) Finance
15 28 (23.33%) Microsoft Certification
15 28 (23.33%) Windows
15 28 (23.33%) Business Intelligence
16 24 (20.00%) MS Excel
17 23 (19.17%) Web Services
17 23 (19.17%) MVC
18 22 (18.33%) MCTS
19 21 (17.50%) PowerShell
19 21 (17.50%) IIS
20 20 (16.67%) Active Directory

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 21 (17.50%) IIS
2 15 (12.50%) SharePoint
3 7 (5.83%) MS Exchange
4 5 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (2.50%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.83%) SAS
7 1 (0.83%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 24 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.50%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.83%) AutoCAD
3 1 (0.83%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.83%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (2.50%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (11.67%) Kerberos
2 3 (2.50%) SAN
3 2 (1.67%) DHCP
3 2 (1.67%) DNS
3 2 (1.67%) Firewall
3 2 (1.67%) PuTTY
3 2 (1.67%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.67%) VPN
4 1 (0.83%) Extranet
4 1 (0.83%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 120 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 68 (56.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 62 (51.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 43 (35.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 40 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 33 (27.50%) SQL Server 2012
7 30 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
8 19 (15.83%) Relational Database
9 18 (15.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 18 (15.00%) SQL Server 2000
10 14 (11.67%) Power BI
10 14 (11.67%) QlikView
10 14 (11.67%) RDBMS
11 9 (7.50%) SQL Server 2014
12 5 (4.17%) BusinessObjects
12 5 (4.17%) BusinessObjects XI
12 5 (4.17%) IBM InfoSphere
12 5 (4.17%) OLAP
12 5 (4.17%) OLTP
12 5 (4.17%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 16 (13.33%) Visual Studio
2 3 (2.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.67%) Selenium
3 2 (1.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (1.67%) Toad
4 1 (0.83%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 28 (23.33%) Finance
2 14 (11.67%) Automotive
3 11 (9.17%) Back Office
4 2 (1.67%) Legal
4 2 (1.67%) Marketing
4 2 (1.67%) Retail
5 1 (0.83%) Banking
5 1 (0.83%) Front Office
5 1 (0.83%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 76 (63.33%) Developer
2 42 (35.00%) .NET Developer
3 29 (24.17%) VB.NET Developer
4 26 (21.67%) ASP.NET Developer
4 26 (21.67%) C# .NET Developer
4 26 (21.67%) C# Developer
5 25 (20.83%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 23 (19.17%) SQL Developer
7 21 (17.50%) .NET Software Developer
8 20 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 20 (16.67%) C# Software Developer
9 16 (13.33%) Software Developer
10 15 (12.50%) C# VB.NET Developer
10 15 (12.50%) DBA
10 15 (12.50%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
11 14 (11.67%) SQL DBA
12 13 (10.83%) Senior Developer
13 9 (7.50%) Administrator
13 9 (7.50%) Analyst
14 7 (5.83%) Power BI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (55.00%) .NET
2 38 (31.67%) ASP.NET
3 30 (25.00%) .NET Framework
3 30 (25.00%) CSS
3 30 (25.00%) HTML
4 23 (19.17%) Web Services
5 20 (16.67%) jQuery
6 19 (15.83%) CSS3
6 19 (15.83%) HTML5
7 18 (15.00%) Ajax
8 16 (13.33%) WinForms
8 16 (13.33%) XML
9 14 (11.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 14 (11.67%) Classic ASP
10 9 (7.50%) XSLT
11 5 (4.17%) ASP.NET MVC
11 5 (4.17%) Entity Framework
11 5 (4.17%) LINQ
11 5 (4.17%) WCF
12 3 (2.50%) Castle Windsor
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.33%) Replication
2 7 (5.83%) Management Information System
3 6 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (5.00%) Clustering
4 4 (3.33%) Data Structures
5 3 (2.50%) Inversion of Control
6 2 (1.67%) Life Science
7 1 (0.83%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.83%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 28 (23.33%) Windows
2 11 (9.17%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (6.67%) Windows Server
4 6 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (2.50%) Linux
7 1 (0.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.83%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (0.83%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (30.00%) ETL
2 28 (23.33%) Business Intelligence
3 23 (19.17%) MVC
4 19 (15.83%) SDLC
5 16 (13.33%) Web Development
6 13 (10.83%) Migration
6 13 (10.83%) OO
7 11 (9.17%) Mentoring
8 10 (8.33%) Multithreading
9 9 (7.50%) Coaching
9 9 (7.50%) Release Management
9 9 (7.50%) SOA
10 7 (5.83%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (5.83%) Wealth Management
11 6 (5.00%) Database Security
11 6 (5.00%) Line Management
11 6 (5.00%) Unit Testing
12 5 (4.17%) Capacity Planning
12 5 (4.17%) Change Data Capture
12 5 (4.17%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 79 (65.83%) SQL
2 45 (37.50%) T-SQL
2 45 (37.50%) VB.NET
3 44 (36.67%) C#
4 33 (27.50%) JavaScript
5 21 (17.50%) PowerShell
6 12 (10.00%) VB
7 10 (8.33%) VB6
8 9 (7.50%) XPath
9 7 (5.83%) PL/SQL
10 2 (1.67%) VBScript
11 1 (0.83%) C++
11 1 (0.83%) VBA
11 1 (0.83%) XAML
Qualifications
1 28 (23.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 22 (18.33%) MCTS
3 14 (11.67%) MCAD
3 14 (11.67%) MCP
3 14 (11.67%) MCSD
4 8 (6.67%) MCPD
5 5 (4.17%) MCSE
6 4 (3.33%) Degree
7 3 (2.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (1.67%) MCITP
8 2 (1.67%) NCSA
9 1 (0.83%) CCA
9 1 (0.83%) CCNA
9 1 (0.83%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.83%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.17%) QA
2 2 (1.67%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.50%) Terminal Services
3 1 (0.83%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.83%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.67%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 63 (52.50%) Microsoft
2 7 (5.83%) Oracle
3 6 (5.00%) VMware
4 5 (4.17%) Citrix
4 5 (4.17%) Cognos
4 5 (4.17%) Netezza
5 4 (3.33%) Cisco
5 4 (3.33%) SAP
6 3 (2.50%) NetApp
6 3 (2.50%) Symantec
6 3 (2.50%) Telerik
7 2 (1.67%) Fujitsu
7 2 (1.67%) HP
7 2 (1.67%) Siebel
7 2 (1.67%) Tableau
8 1 (0.83%) Autodesk
8 1 (0.83%) Avaya
8 1 (0.83%) IBM
8 1 (0.83%) IFS
8 1 (0.83%) Red Hat
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