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 26 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 203 150 106
Rank change year-on-year
-53 -44
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 36 88 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.60% 1.49% 2.42%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.25% 4.85% 6.89%
Number of salaries quoted 31 77 111
Median salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,200 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,850 £46,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,127 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+0.31% -
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
1598 1814 1873
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 26.50% 30.62% 35.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1319 1555 1586
Median salary £40,000 £39,250 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 26 July 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 26 July 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
Birmingham -18 16 £36,000 -8.86% 4
Staffordshire -3 11 £37,500 -6.25% 2
Warwickshire +3 4 - - 1
Sutton Coldfield - 2 £22,000 -
West Bromwich -1 1 £32,500 +4.83%
Coventry -4 1 £55,000 +51.72%
SQL Server 2005
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 95 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 84 (88.42%) SQL
3 75 (78.95%) .NET
4 65 (68.42%) ASP.NET
5 53 (55.79%) C#
6 52 (54.74%) SQL Server 2008
7 48 (50.53%) VB.NET
8 45 (47.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 39 (41.05%) HTML
10 38 (40.00%) JavaScript
10 38 (40.00%) MVC
11 32 (33.68%) XML
12 31 (32.63%) Windows
12 31 (32.63%) CSS
13 30 (31.58%) Microsoft Certification
14 29 (30.53%) T-SQL
15 28 (29.47%) Web Services
16 27 (28.42%) Relational Database
17 25 (26.32%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 23 (24.21%) MCTS
19 22 (23.16%) Mentoring
20 21 (22.11%) OO
21 20 (21.05%) XSLT
22 19 (20.00%) RDBMS
22 19 (20.00%) SOA
22 19 (20.00%) ETL
22 19 (20.00%) Coaching
22 19 (20.00%) Release Management
22 19 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
22 19 (20.00%) MCPD

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 (10.53%) SharePoint
2 7 (7.37%) IIS
3 4 (4.21%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 11 (11.58%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.11%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.05%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.16%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.11%) DHCP
2 2 (2.11%) DNS
2 2 (2.11%) Firewall
2 2 (2.11%) Internet
2 2 (2.11%) Intranet
2 2 (2.11%) SAN
2 2 (2.11%) VPN
3 1 (1.05%) LAN
3 1 (1.05%) Skype
3 1 (1.05%) SSL
3 1 (1.05%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 95 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 52 (54.74%) SQL Server 2008
3 45 (47.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 27 (28.42%) Relational Database
5 19 (20.00%) RDBMS
5 19 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 11 (11.58%) SQL Server 2012
7 9 (9.47%) Data Warehouse
7 9 (9.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 8 (8.42%) SQL Server 2000
9 5 (5.26%) BusinessObjects
9 5 (5.26%) BusinessObjects XI
9 5 (5.26%) IBM InfoSphere
9 5 (5.26%) OLAP
9 5 (5.26%) Oracle OLAP
10 3 (3.16%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 3 (3.16%) SQL Server 2014
11 2 (2.11%) QlikView
12 1 (1.05%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 11 (11.58%) Visual Studio
2 8 (8.42%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 10 (10.53%) Finance
2 8 (8.42%) Law
3 4 (4.21%) Automotive
3 4 (4.21%) Legal
4 2 (2.11%) Advertising
4 2 (2.11%) Back Office
4 2 (2.11%) Retail
5 1 (1.05%) Front Office
5 1 (1.05%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 78 (82.11%) Developer
2 58 (61.05%) .NET Developer
3 39 (41.05%) C# Developer
4 34 (35.79%) C# .NET Developer
5 33 (34.74%) VB.NET Developer
6 32 (33.68%) .NET Software Developer
7 29 (30.53%) Senior Developer
8 25 (26.32%) ASP.NET Developer
8 25 (26.32%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 24 (25.26%) Senior .NET Developer
10 23 (24.21%) C# Software Developer
11 19 (20.00%) Senior C# .NET Developer
11 19 (20.00%) Senior C# Developer
11 19 (20.00%) SQL Developer
12 17 (17.89%) Senior .NET Software Developer
12 17 (17.89%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
12 17 (17.89%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
12 17 (17.89%) Senior C# Software Developer
12 17 (17.89%) Senior Software Developer
13 14 (14.74%) C# VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (78.95%) .NET
2 65 (68.42%) ASP.NET
3 39 (41.05%) HTML
4 32 (33.68%) XML
5 31 (32.63%) CSS
6 28 (29.47%) Web Services
7 25 (26.32%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 20 (21.05%) XSLT
9 9 (9.47%) .NET Framework
10 8 (8.42%) jQuery
11 7 (7.37%) CSS3
12 4 (4.21%) Ajax
13 3 (3.16%) HTML5
13 3 (3.16%) WinForms
14 2 (2.11%) Entity Framework
14 2 (2.11%) WCF
14 2 (2.11%) WPF
15 1 (1.05%) JSON
15 1 (1.05%) LINQ
15 1 (1.05%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.42%) Replication
2 7 (7.37%) Management Information System
3 6 (6.32%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (4.21%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.11%) Data Structures
5 2 (2.11%) iPad
6 1 (1.05%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 31 (32.63%) Windows
2 4 (4.21%) Windows Server
3 3 (3.16%) Linux
4 2 (2.11%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (2.11%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (2.11%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.05%) Solaris
5 1 (1.05%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (40.00%) MVC
2 22 (23.16%) Mentoring
3 21 (22.11%) OO
4 19 (20.00%) Coaching
4 19 (20.00%) ETL
4 19 (20.00%) Release Management
4 19 (20.00%) SOA
5 18 (18.95%) Wealth Management
6 11 (11.58%) SDLC
7 9 (9.47%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (5.26%) Change Data Capture
8 5 (5.26%) Line Management
8 5 (5.26%) Unit Testing
9 4 (4.21%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (4.21%) Data Modelling
9 4 (4.21%) Migration
9 4 (4.21%) Quality Management
9 4 (4.21%) Software Engineering
9 4 (4.21%) Web Development
10 2 (2.11%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 84 (88.42%) SQL
2 53 (55.79%) C#
3 48 (50.53%) VB.NET
4 38 (40.00%) JavaScript
5 29 (30.53%) T-SQL
6 19 (20.00%) XPath
7 9 (9.47%) VB
8 5 (5.26%) PL/SQL
9 2 (2.11%) VB6
10 1 (1.05%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.05%) VBA
Qualifications
1 30 (31.58%) Microsoft Certification
2 23 (24.21%) MCTS
3 19 (20.00%) MCPD
4 7 (7.37%) MCSE
5 6 (6.32%) Degree
6 4 (4.21%) MCAD
6 4 (4.21%) MCP
6 4 (4.21%) MCSD
7 2 (2.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (1.05%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.16%) QA
2 2 (2.11%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (3.16%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.05%) Terminal Server
2 1 (1.05%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (2.11%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (1.05%) MAILsweeper
2 1 (1.05%) SCCM
2 1 (1.05%) SCOM
Vendors
1 15 (15.79%) Microsoft
2 6 (6.32%) Oracle
3 5 (5.26%) Cognos
3 5 (5.26%) Netezza
4 3 (3.16%) Citrix
5 2 (2.11%) CommVault
5 2 (2.11%) EMC
5 2 (2.11%) HP
5 2 (2.11%) IDERA
5 2 (2.11%) RedGate
5 2 (2.11%) SAP
5 2 (2.11%) Siebel
5 2 (2.11%) VMware
6 1 (1.05%) Finjan
6 1 (1.05%) NetApp
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Warwickshire
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Posted: Yesterday
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