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 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
England / West Midlands
Rank 190 163 94
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -69
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 25 59 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.51% 1.13% 2.94%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.90% 3.80% 8.68%
Number of salaries quoted 19 57 144
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £28,000 £30,900
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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
1316 1554 1682
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 26.96% 29.78% 33.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1097 1277 1507
Median salary £42,500 £41,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £51,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +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 18 January 2017.

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 18 January 2017. 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 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 -33 8 £48,750 +21.87% 2
Solihull -4 5 £34,000 -29.16% 1
Warwickshire - 5 £45,000 -
Staffordshire -3 3 £37,500 -6.25%
Coventry +8 1 £57,500 +64.28% 1
West Bromwich +5 1 £42,500 -5.55%
Worcestershire - 1 £45,000 -
Walsall - 1 £32,500 -
SQL Server 2005
England

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

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 82 (86.32%) SQL Server 2008
4 50 (52.63%) .NET
5 43 (45.26%) ASP.NET
5 43 (45.26%) Windows
6 42 (44.21%) SQL Server 2012
7 40 (42.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 40 (42.11%) Microsoft
8 36 (37.89%) VB.NET
9 31 (32.63%) C#
10 29 (30.53%) JavaScript
11 28 (29.47%) HTML
12 27 (28.42%) Business Intelligence
13 26 (27.37%) MVC
13 26 (27.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 23 (24.21%) Visual Studio
15 22 (23.16%) T-SQL
16 21 (22.11%) XML
16 21 (22.11%) SQL Server 2000
16 21 (22.11%) Relational Database
17 17 (17.89%) Data Warehouse
17 17 (17.89%) Windows Server
18 16 (16.84%) MS Excel
18 16 (16.84%) Microsoft Certification
19 15 (15.79%) Windows Server 2003
19 15 (15.79%) SDLC
19 15 (15.79%) SQL Server 2014
20 13 (13.68%) .NET Framework
20 13 (13.68%) Law

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%) IIS
2 6 (6.32%) MS Exchange
3 5 (5.26%) Umbraco
4 3 (3.16%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.11%) CMS
5 2 (2.11%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (2.11%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.05%) OpenEdge
6 1 (1.05%) SAS
Applications
1 16 (16.84%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.21%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (6.32%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 3 (3.16%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.05%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (8.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (5.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.32%) Firewall
2 5 (5.26%) TCP/IP
2 5 (5.26%) Unified Communications
3 4 (4.21%) DHCP
3 4 (4.21%) DNS
3 4 (4.21%) Internet
3 4 (4.21%) VPN
4 2 (2.11%) Intranet
4 2 (2.11%) SAN
5 1 (1.05%) LAN
5 1 (1.05%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 95 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 82 (86.32%) SQL Server 2008
3 42 (44.21%) SQL Server 2012
4 40 (42.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 26 (27.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 21 (22.11%) Relational Database
6 21 (22.11%) SQL Server 2000
7 17 (17.89%) Data Warehouse
8 15 (15.79%) SQL Server 2014
9 12 (12.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 11 (11.58%) SQL Server 2016
11 6 (6.32%) MySQL
12 5 (5.26%) Azure SQL Database
12 5 (5.26%) DB2
12 5 (5.26%) Power BI
13 4 (4.21%) OLAP
14 2 (2.11%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 2 (2.11%) RDBMS
15 1 (1.05%) IBM InfoSphere
15 1 (1.05%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 23 (24.21%) Visual Studio
2 11 (11.58%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 6 (6.32%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.05%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 13 (13.68%) Law
2 8 (8.42%) Finance
3 6 (6.32%) Automotive
3 6 (6.32%) Legal
4 3 (3.16%) Advertising
4 3 (3.16%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 60 (63.16%) Developer
2 40 (42.11%) .NET Developer
3 27 (28.42%) VB.NET Developer
4 25 (26.32%) Senior Developer
5 21 (22.11%) SQL Developer
6 19 (20.00%) Analyst
7 17 (17.89%) C# .NET Developer
7 17 (17.89%) C# Developer
8 16 (16.84%) ASP.NET Developer
9 15 (15.79%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 15 (15.79%) Senior .NET Developer
9 15 (15.79%) Support Analyst
10 12 (12.63%) Senior C# .NET Developer
10 12 (12.63%) Senior C# Developer
11 11 (11.58%) .NET Software Developer
11 11 (11.58%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 11 (11.58%) SQL Analyst
11 11 (11.58%) SSIS Developer
11 11 (11.58%) SSRS Developer
11 11 (11.58%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (52.63%) .NET
2 43 (45.26%) ASP.NET
3 28 (29.47%) HTML
4 21 (22.11%) XML
5 13 (13.68%) .NET Framework
6 12 (12.63%) Web Services
7 10 (10.53%) CSS
8 7 (7.37%) Ajax
9 6 (6.32%) jQuery
10 5 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC
10 5 (5.26%) CSS3
10 5 (5.26%) WinForms
11 4 (4.21%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 3 (3.16%) Entity Framework
12 3 (3.16%) MDX
12 3 (3.16%) WCF
13 2 (2.11%) ASP.NET MVC 2
13 2 (2.11%) LINQ
13 2 (2.11%) XSLT
14 1 (1.05%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.37%) Clustering
2 5 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.26%) Computer Science
2 5 (5.26%) Private Cloud
3 4 (4.21%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.16%) iPad
4 3 (3.16%) N-Tier
5 2 (2.11%) Virtual Team
6 1 (1.05%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.05%) FMCG
6 1 (1.05%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 43 (45.26%) Windows
2 17 (17.89%) Windows Server
3 15 (15.79%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (11.58%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (11.58%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (11.58%) Windows Vista
4 11 (11.58%) Windows XP
5 5 (5.26%) Linux
6 2 (2.11%) Windows 7
6 2 (2.11%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.05%) Solaris
7 1 (1.05%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (28.42%) Business Intelligence
2 26 (27.37%) MVC
3 15 (15.79%) SDLC
4 11 (11.58%) Ticket Management
5 9 (9.47%) ETL
5 9 (9.47%) Web Development
6 8 (8.42%) Capacity Planning
7 7 (7.37%) Coaching
7 7 (7.37%) Incident Management
7 7 (7.37%) OO
7 7 (7.37%) Performance Tuning
8 6 (6.32%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (6.32%) High Availability
8 6 (6.32%) Mentoring
8 6 (6.32%) SOA
9 5 (5.26%) Front End Development
9 5 (5.26%) Migration
9 5 (5.26%) Performance Monitoring
9 5 (5.26%) Software Engineering
10 4 (4.21%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 84 (88.42%) SQL
2 36 (37.89%) VB.NET
3 31 (32.63%) C#
4 29 (30.53%) JavaScript
5 22 (23.16%) T-SQL
6 7 (7.37%) VB
7 2 (2.11%) XPath
8 1 (1.05%) C++
8 1 (1.05%) PHP
8 1 (1.05%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.05%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.05%) VB6
8 1 (1.05%) X++
Qualifications
1 16 (16.84%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (9.47%) MCTS
3 8 (8.42%) MCSE
4 7 (7.37%) Degree
5 6 (6.32%) MCSA
6 5 (5.26%) MCAD
6 5 (5.26%) MCP
6 5 (5.26%) MCSD
6 5 (5.26%) SC Cleared
6 5 (5.26%) Security Cleared
7 2 (2.11%) CCA
7 2 (2.11%) Citrix Certification
7 2 (2.11%) MCITP
7 2 (2.11%) MCPD
7 2 (2.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.11%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (5.26%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.16%) Terminal Server
3 2 (2.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.11%) XenApp
3 2 (2.11%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (2.11%) EMC NetWorker
1 2 (2.11%) SCOM
2 1 (1.05%) MAILsweeper
2 1 (1.05%) SCCM
2 1 (1.05%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 40 (42.11%) Microsoft
2 7 (7.37%) Cognos
3 6 (6.32%) IBM
4 5 (5.26%) Citrix
5 3 (3.16%) SAP
6 2 (2.11%) CommVault
6 2 (2.11%) EMC
6 2 (2.11%) HP
6 2 (2.11%) Logi Analytics
6 2 (2.11%) Oracle
6 2 (2.11%) VMware
7 1 (1.05%) Ab Initio
7 1 (1.05%) Finjan
7 1 (1.05%) Google
7 1 (1.05%) Informatica
7 1 (1.05%) ION Trading
7 1 (1.05%) NetApp
7 1 (1.05%) Sage
West Midlands
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £55 - £60 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £32000 - £36000 per annum + extensive benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Spencer Ogden
Salary: £50000 - £51000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
The Coventry Building Society
Salary: £51,220 - 78,320 per year + Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago