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

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 182 118 85
Rank change year-on-year
-64 -33
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 57 113 150
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.92% 2.09% 3.00%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.53% 5.92% 8.97%
Number of salaries quoted 45 109 134
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,900 £22,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +6.66%
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
1614 1908 1673
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 25.93% 35.33% 33.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1359 1674 1433
Median salary £40,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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 2 May 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 2 May 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 -2 17 £37,500 +7.14% 2
Birmingham -16 17 £42,000 +20.00% 3
Warwickshire -10 15 £43,000 +22.85% 1
Coventry +2 5 £38,000 +1.33%
Solihull +9 3 £45,000 +38.46%
SQL Server 2005
England

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

For the 6 months to 2 May 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.

1 121 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 88 (72.73%) SQL
3 76 (62.81%) .NET
4 63 (52.07%) SQL Server 2008
5 59 (48.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 57 (47.11%) ASP.NET
7 53 (43.80%) C#
8 50 (41.32%) VB.NET
9 42 (34.71%) Microsoft
10 39 (32.23%) JavaScript
10 39 (32.23%) T-SQL
10 39 (32.23%) ETL
11 38 (31.40%) CSS
12 37 (30.58%) HTML
12 37 (30.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 34 (28.10%) MVC
13 34 (28.10%) Microsoft Certification
13 34 (28.10%) Windows
14 29 (23.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 29 (23.97%) Web Services
15 27 (22.31%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 25 (20.66%) XML
16 25 (20.66%) Data Warehouse
17 24 (19.83%) MCTS
18 23 (19.01%) .NET Framework
19 22 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
20 21 (17.36%) OO
21 20 (16.53%) Relational Database
21 20 (16.53%) Mentoring
22 19 (15.70%) MS Excel

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 17 (14.05%) SharePoint
2 15 (12.40%) IIS
3 5 (4.13%) MS Exchange
4 3 (2.48%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (2.48%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (2.48%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.83%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 19 (15.70%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.48%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.83%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.83%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.79%) Kerberos
2 2 (1.65%) SAN
2 2 (1.65%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.83%) DHCP
3 1 (0.83%) DNS
3 1 (0.83%) Extranet
3 1 (0.83%) Firewall
3 1 (0.83%) Internet
3 1 (0.83%) Intranet
3 1 (0.83%) LAN
3 1 (0.83%) PuTTY
3 1 (0.83%) Skype
3 1 (0.83%) SSL
3 1 (0.83%) VPN
3 1 (0.83%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 121 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 63 (52.07%) SQL Server 2008
3 59 (48.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 37 (30.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 29 (23.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 25 (20.66%) Data Warehouse
7 20 (16.53%) Relational Database
8 19 (15.70%) RDBMS
9 18 (14.88%) SQL Server 2012
10 16 (13.22%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 10 (8.26%) Power BI
11 10 (8.26%) QlikView
11 10 (8.26%) SQL Server 2000
12 6 (4.96%) SQL Server 2014
13 5 (4.13%) BusinessObjects
13 5 (4.13%) BusinessObjects XI
13 5 (4.13%) IBM InfoSphere
13 5 (4.13%) OLAP
13 5 (4.13%) Oracle OLAP
14 3 (2.48%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 12 (9.92%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.65%) Selenium
3 1 (0.83%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (0.83%) Toad
General
1 18 (14.88%) Finance
2 9 (7.44%) Back Office
3 7 (5.79%) Automotive
4 3 (2.48%) Legal
5 2 (1.65%) Front Office
5 2 (1.65%) Law
5 2 (1.65%) Marketing
6 1 (0.83%) Advertising
6 1 (0.83%) Banking
Job Titles
1 87 (71.90%) Developer
2 59 (48.76%) .NET Developer
3 37 (30.58%) C# Developer
4 36 (29.75%) C# .NET Developer
5 32 (26.45%) VB.NET Developer
6 30 (24.79%) .NET Software Developer
7 29 (23.97%) ASP.NET Developer
8 28 (23.14%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 23 (19.01%) C# Software Developer
9 23 (19.01%) Senior Developer
10 20 (16.53%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 20 (16.53%) SQL Developer
11 16 (13.22%) DBA
11 16 (13.22%) Senior .NET Developer
11 16 (13.22%) SQL DBA
12 14 (11.57%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
12 14 (11.57%) Senior C# .NET Developer
12 14 (11.57%) Senior C# Developer
13 13 (10.74%) Senior .NET Software Developer
13 13 (10.74%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (62.81%) .NET
2 57 (47.11%) ASP.NET
3 38 (31.40%) CSS
4 37 (30.58%) HTML
5 29 (23.97%) Web Services
6 27 (22.31%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 25 (20.66%) XML
8 23 (19.01%) .NET Framework
9 19 (15.70%) XSLT
10 16 (13.22%) jQuery
11 15 (12.40%) CSS3
11 15 (12.40%) HTML5
12 11 (9.09%) Ajax
13 10 (8.26%) WinForms
14 7 (5.79%) Classic ASP
14 7 (5.79%) Entity Framework
15 6 (4.96%) LINQ
15 6 (4.96%) WCF
16 5 (4.13%) ASP.NET MVC
17 3 (2.48%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 11 (9.09%) Replication
2 6 (4.96%) Management Information System
3 5 (4.13%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.48%) Inversion of Control
5 2 (1.65%) Clustering
5 2 (1.65%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.83%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.83%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 34 (28.10%) Windows
2 8 (6.61%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (4.13%) Windows Server
3 5 (4.13%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (3.31%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (2.48%) Linux
6 1 (0.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.83%) Solaris
6 1 (0.83%) Unix
6 1 (0.83%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (32.23%) ETL
2 34 (28.10%) MVC
3 22 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
4 21 (17.36%) OO
5 20 (16.53%) Mentoring
6 18 (14.88%) Coaching
6 18 (14.88%) Release Management
6 18 (14.88%) SOA
7 17 (14.05%) Wealth Management
8 12 (9.92%) SDLC
9 11 (9.09%) Migration
10 8 (6.61%) Web Development
11 7 (5.79%) Line Management
11 7 (5.79%) Multithreading
12 6 (4.96%) Unit Testing
13 5 (4.13%) Change Data Capture
13 5 (4.13%) Data Modelling
14 4 (3.31%) Database Security
14 4 (3.31%) Disaster Recovery
14 4 (3.31%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 88 (72.73%) SQL
2 53 (43.80%) C#
3 50 (41.32%) VB.NET
4 39 (32.23%) JavaScript
4 39 (32.23%) T-SQL
5 18 (14.88%) XPath
6 13 (10.74%) PowerShell
7 11 (9.09%) VB
8 7 (5.79%) PL/SQL
8 7 (5.79%) VB6
9 1 (0.83%) C++
9 1 (0.83%) VBA
9 1 (0.83%) VBScript
9 1 (0.83%) XAML
Qualifications
1 34 (28.10%) Microsoft Certification
2 24 (19.83%) MCTS
3 17 (14.05%) MCPD
4 9 (7.44%) MCSE
5 7 (5.79%) MCAD
5 7 (5.79%) MCP
5 7 (5.79%) MCSD
6 4 (3.31%) Degree
7 3 (2.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (1.65%) MCITP
8 2 (1.65%) NCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.31%) QA
1 4 (3.31%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (9.92%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.48%) Terminal Services
3 1 (0.83%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 1 (0.83%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (0.83%) MAILsweeper
1 1 (0.83%) Perfmon
1 1 (0.83%) SCCM
1 1 (0.83%) SCOM
Vendors
1 42 (34.71%) Microsoft
2 8 (6.61%) Oracle
3 5 (4.13%) Citrix
3 5 (4.13%) Cognos
3 5 (4.13%) Netezza
4 4 (3.31%) VMware
5 3 (2.48%) Cisco
5 3 (2.48%) NetApp
5 3 (2.48%) SAP
5 3 (2.48%) Symantec
5 3 (2.48%) Telerik
6 2 (1.65%) IDERA
6 2 (1.65%) RedGate
6 2 (1.65%) Siebel
7 1 (0.83%) CommVault
7 1 (0.83%) EMC
7 1 (0.83%) Finjan
7 1 (0.83%) HP
7 1 (0.83%) IFS
7 1 (0.83%) Red Hat
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