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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2005 over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 181 159 93
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -66
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 40 66 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.73% 1.29% 2.99%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.61% 4.31% 8.55%
Number of salaries quoted 35 65 158
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £29,000 £28,150
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
1530 1531 1977
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 27.81% 29.95% 34.93%
Number of salaries quoted 1271 1306 1748
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

SQL Server 2005
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing SQL Server 2005 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 8 December 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server 2005 within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 8 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Staffordshire -7 15 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Birmingham -27 12 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Coventry -2 4 £51,250 +55.30% 1
Warwickshire - 4 £45,000 -
Solihull -5 3 £43,000 -7.02%
Sutton Coldfield +2 2 £20,000 -48.05%
Worcestershire - 1 £45,000 -
SQL Server 2005
England

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

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, IT jobs citing SQL Server 2005 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for SQL Server 2005.

1 109 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 96 (88.07%) SQL
3 92 (84.40%) SQL Server 2008
4 69 (63.30%) .NET
5 62 (56.88%) ASP.NET
6 51 (46.79%) Windows
7 50 (45.87%) VB.NET
8 45 (41.28%) C#
8 45 (41.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 43 (39.45%) SQL Server 2012
9 43 (39.45%) Microsoft
10 41 (37.61%) HTML
11 40 (36.70%) JavaScript
12 36 (33.03%) MVC
13 31 (28.44%) XML
14 29 (26.61%) Relational Database
15 27 (24.77%) SQL Server 2000
16 25 (22.94%) T-SQL
16 25 (22.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 23 (21.10%) Visual Studio
17 23 (21.10%) Microsoft Certification
18 22 (20.18%) Business Intelligence
19 21 (19.27%) MS Excel
19 21 (19.27%) SDLC
20 20 (18.35%) Web Services
21 19 (17.43%) Windows Server
22 18 (16.51%) CSS
23 17 (15.60%) Data Warehouse
24 16 (14.68%) MCTS
24 16 (14.68%) .NET Framework

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 10 (9.17%) IIS
2 8 (7.34%) MS Exchange
3 5 (4.59%) Umbraco
4 3 (2.75%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.83%) CMS
5 2 (1.83%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (1.83%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.92%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.92%) OpenEdge
6 1 (0.92%) SAS
Applications
1 21 (19.27%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.67%) MS Office
3 1 (0.92%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (5.50%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 2 (1.83%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.92%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (4.59%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.34%) Firewall
2 7 (6.42%) TCP/IP
3 6 (5.50%) DHCP
3 6 (5.50%) DNS
3 6 (5.50%) VPN
4 5 (4.59%) Unified Communications
5 4 (3.67%) Internet
6 2 (1.83%) Intranet
6 2 (1.83%) SAN
7 1 (0.92%) LAN
7 1 (0.92%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 109 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 92 (84.40%) SQL Server 2008
3 45 (41.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 43 (39.45%) SQL Server 2012
5 29 (26.61%) Relational Database
6 27 (24.77%) SQL Server 2000
7 25 (22.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 17 (15.60%) Data Warehouse
9 15 (13.76%) SQL Server 2014
10 11 (10.09%) SQL Server 2016
11 8 (7.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 6 (5.50%) RDBMS
13 5 (4.59%) Azure SQL Database
14 3 (2.75%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 3 (2.75%) OLAP
15 2 (1.83%) MySQL
16 1 (0.92%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
16 1 (0.92%) DB2
16 1 (0.92%) PostgreSQL
16 1 (0.92%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 23 (21.10%) Visual Studio
2 15 (13.76%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (1.83%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.92%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 15 (13.76%) Law
2 9 (8.26%) Automotive
2 9 (8.26%) Finance
3 8 (7.34%) Legal
4 2 (1.83%) Advertising
4 2 (1.83%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.83%) Marketing
5 1 (0.92%) Retail
5 1 (0.92%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 78 (71.56%) Developer
2 56 (51.38%) .NET Developer
3 38 (34.86%) VB.NET Developer
4 35 (32.11%) Senior Developer
5 28 (25.69%) SQL Developer
6 27 (24.77%) C# Developer
7 26 (23.85%) C# .NET Developer
8 25 (22.94%) Senior .NET Developer
9 24 (22.02%) ASP.NET Developer
10 20 (18.35%) Analyst
11 19 (17.43%) .NET Software Developer
11 19 (17.43%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 18 (16.51%) Senior C# .NET Developer
12 18 (16.51%) Senior C# Developer
13 17 (15.60%) Support Analyst
14 16 (14.68%) Senior VB.NET Developer
15 15 (13.76%) C# VB.NET Developer
16 14 (12.84%) Business Intelligence Developer
16 14 (12.84%) C# Software Developer
17 13 (11.93%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (63.30%) .NET
2 62 (56.88%) ASP.NET
3 41 (37.61%) HTML
4 31 (28.44%) XML
5 20 (18.35%) Web Services
6 18 (16.51%) CSS
7 16 (14.68%) .NET Framework
8 10 (9.17%) Ajax
9 9 (8.26%) jQuery
10 8 (7.34%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 8 (7.34%) CSS3
11 6 (5.50%) XSLT
12 5 (4.59%) ASP.NET MVC
12 5 (4.59%) WinForms
13 3 (2.75%) Entity Framework
13 3 (2.75%) MDX
13 3 (2.75%) WCF
14 2 (1.83%) ASP.NET MVC 2
14 2 (1.83%) LINQ
15 1 (0.92%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.34%) Computer Science
2 5 (4.59%) Clustering
2 5 (4.59%) Private Cloud
3 4 (3.67%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.75%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.75%) iPad
4 3 (2.75%) N-Tier
5 2 (1.83%) Virtual Team
6 1 (0.92%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.92%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.92%) FMCG
6 1 (0.92%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 51 (46.79%) Windows
2 19 (17.43%) Windows Server
3 15 (13.76%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (10.09%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (10.09%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (10.09%) Windows Vista
4 11 (10.09%) Windows XP
5 7 (6.42%) Linux
6 2 (1.83%) Windows 7
6 2 (1.83%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.92%) Solaris
7 1 (0.92%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (33.03%) MVC
2 22 (20.18%) Business Intelligence
3 21 (19.27%) SDLC
4 12 (11.01%) Web Development
5 11 (10.09%) Mentoring
5 11 (10.09%) OO
5 11 (10.09%) Ticket Management
6 10 (9.17%) SOA
7 9 (8.26%) Coaching
8 8 (7.34%) Software Engineering
9 7 (6.42%) ETL
9 7 (6.42%) Incident Management
10 6 (5.50%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (5.50%) High Availability
10 6 (5.50%) Migration
10 6 (5.50%) Release Management
10 6 (5.50%) Wealth Management
11 5 (4.59%) Front End Development
11 5 (4.59%) Pattern Matching
12 4 (3.67%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 96 (88.07%) SQL
2 50 (45.87%) VB.NET
3 45 (41.28%) C#
4 40 (36.70%) JavaScript
5 25 (22.94%) T-SQL
6 8 (7.34%) VB
7 6 (5.50%) XPath
8 1 (0.92%) C++
8 1 (0.92%) PHP
8 1 (0.92%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.92%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.92%) VB6
8 1 (0.92%) X++
Qualifications
1 23 (21.10%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (14.68%) MCTS
3 11 (10.09%) Degree
4 8 (7.34%) MCAD
4 8 (7.34%) MCP
4 8 (7.34%) MCSD
4 8 (7.34%) MCSE
5 6 (5.50%) MCPD
5 6 (5.50%) MCSA
6 5 (4.59%) SC Cleared
6 5 (4.59%) Security Cleared
7 2 (1.83%) CCA
7 2 (1.83%) Citrix Certification
7 2 (1.83%) MCITP
7 2 (1.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.83%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (6.42%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.75%) Terminal Server
3 2 (1.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.83%) XenApp
3 2 (1.83%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (1.83%) EMC NetWorker
1 2 (1.83%) SCOM
2 1 (0.92%) MAILsweeper
2 1 (0.92%) SCCM
2 1 (0.92%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 43 (39.45%) Microsoft
2 7 (6.42%) Citrix
2 7 (6.42%) Cognos
3 4 (3.67%) SAP
4 2 (1.83%) CommVault
4 2 (1.83%) EMC
4 2 (1.83%) HP
4 2 (1.83%) IBM
4 2 (1.83%) Logi Analytics
4 2 (1.83%) Oracle
4 2 (1.83%) VMware
5 1 (0.92%) Ab Initio
5 1 (0.92%) Finjan
5 1 (0.92%) Google
5 1 (0.92%) Informatica
5 1 (0.92%) ION Trading
5 1 (0.92%) NetApp
5 1 (0.92%) Sage
5 1 (0.92%) Siebel
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £20k - 40k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
West Midlands
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £55 - £60 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Birmingham
Spencer Ogden
Salary: £50000 - £51000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
The Coventry Building Society
Salary: £51,220 - 78,320 per year + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago