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

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 157 178 109
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -69
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 75 43 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.29% 0.81% 2.35%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.91% 2.73% 6.81%
Number of salaries quoted 66 38 111
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £45,000 £46,270
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
1527 1574 1938
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 26.34% 29.63% 34.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1281 1384 1604
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 26 September 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 September 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 -9 31 £38,000 +5.55% 3
Staffordshire +10 27 £35,000 -9.67% 3
Coventry -2 6 £47,500 +53.22% 1
Warwickshire - 5 £55,000 - 1
Sutton Coldfield -9 2 £20,000 -48.05%
Solihull +14 1 £35,000 -20.45%
West Bromwich +5 1 £32,500 -2.98%
SQL Server 2005
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 September 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.

1 105 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 91 (86.67%) SQL
3 83 (79.05%) SQL Server 2008
4 82 (78.10%) .NET
5 73 (69.52%) ASP.NET
6 58 (55.24%) C#
7 57 (54.29%) VB.NET
8 50 (47.62%) HTML
8 50 (47.62%) JavaScript
9 46 (43.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 43 (40.95%) Windows
11 42 (40.00%) MVC
12 37 (35.24%) Microsoft
12 37 (35.24%) XML
13 33 (31.43%) Relational Database
14 30 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
15 28 (26.67%) T-SQL
16 27 (25.71%) CSS
16 27 (25.71%) Microsoft Certification
17 24 (22.86%) SQL Server 2000
17 24 (22.86%) Web Services
17 24 (22.86%) Visual Studio
18 22 (20.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 22 (20.95%) SDLC
19 21 (20.00%) MCTS
20 19 (18.10%) MS Excel
21 18 (17.14%) Law
22 17 (16.19%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
23 16 (15.24%) .NET Framework
24 15 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms

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 13 (12.38%) IIS
2 8 (7.62%) MS Exchange
3 6 (5.71%) SharePoint
4 5 (4.76%) Umbraco
5 2 (1.90%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (1.90%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (1.90%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.95%) OpenEdge
6 1 (0.95%) SAS
Applications
1 19 (18.10%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.81%) MS Office
3 1 (0.95%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.90%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.95%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (2.86%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.71%) TCP/IP
2 5 (4.76%) DHCP
2 5 (4.76%) DNS
2 5 (4.76%) Firewall
2 5 (4.76%) VPN
3 3 (2.86%) Internet
3 3 (2.86%) Intranet
3 3 (2.86%) SAN
3 3 (2.86%) Unified Communications
4 1 (0.95%) LAN
4 1 (0.95%) Skype
4 1 (0.95%) SSL
4 1 (0.95%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 105 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 83 (79.05%) SQL Server 2008
3 46 (43.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 33 (31.43%) Relational Database
5 30 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
6 24 (22.86%) SQL Server 2000
7 22 (20.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 10 (9.52%) RDBMS
9 7 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
10 6 (5.71%) SQL Server 2014
11 4 (3.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 3 (2.86%) Azure SQL Database
12 3 (2.86%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 3 (2.86%) SQL Server 2016
13 2 (1.90%) OLAP
14 1 (0.95%) MySQL
14 1 (0.95%) Oracle Database
14 1 (0.95%) PostgreSQL
14 1 (0.95%) QlikView
14 1 (0.95%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 24 (22.86%) Visual Studio
2 17 (16.19%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (0.95%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 18 (17.14%) Law
2 9 (8.57%) Automotive
3 8 (7.62%) Legal
4 3 (2.86%) Advertising
4 3 (2.86%) Finance
5 2 (1.90%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.90%) Retail
6 1 (0.95%) Back Office
6 1 (0.95%) Front Office
6 1 (0.95%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 81 (77.14%) Developer
2 61 (58.10%) .NET Developer
3 39 (37.14%) C# Developer
3 39 (37.14%) VB.NET Developer
4 34 (32.38%) C# .NET Developer
5 32 (30.48%) Senior Developer
6 31 (29.52%) ASP.NET Developer
7 27 (25.71%) SQL Developer
8 26 (24.76%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 25 (23.81%) Senior .NET Developer
10 23 (21.90%) .NET Software Developer
11 20 (19.05%) Senior C# .NET Developer
11 20 (19.05%) Senior C# Developer
12 19 (18.10%) C# Software Developer
13 17 (16.19%) C# VB.NET Developer
14 16 (15.24%) Analyst
14 16 (15.24%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
15 15 (14.29%) Senior VB.NET Developer
16 14 (13.33%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
16 14 (13.33%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (78.10%) .NET
2 73 (69.52%) ASP.NET
3 50 (47.62%) HTML
4 37 (35.24%) XML
5 27 (25.71%) CSS
6 24 (22.86%) Web Services
7 16 (15.24%) .NET Framework
8 15 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 13 (12.38%) jQuery
10 11 (10.48%) CSS3
11 10 (9.52%) Ajax
11 10 (9.52%) XSLT
12 4 (3.81%) Entity Framework
12 4 (3.81%) WCF
12 4 (3.81%) WinForms
13 3 (2.86%) HTML5
14 2 (1.90%) ASP.NET MVC
14 2 (1.90%) LINQ
14 2 (1.90%) MDX
14 2 (1.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.57%) Computer Science
2 4 (3.81%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.86%) Clustering
3 3 (2.86%) iPad
3 3 (2.86%) Management Information System
3 3 (2.86%) Private Cloud
4 2 (1.90%) N-Tier
5 1 (0.95%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.95%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 43 (40.95%) Windows
2 13 (12.38%) Windows Server 2003
3 11 (10.48%) Windows Server
4 8 (7.62%) Windows Vista
4 8 (7.62%) Windows XP
5 6 (5.71%) Linux
6 5 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (1.90%) Windows 7
7 2 (1.90%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.95%) Solaris
8 1 (0.95%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (40.00%) MVC
2 22 (20.95%) SDLC
3 14 (13.33%) Mentoring
3 14 (13.33%) OO
4 11 (10.48%) SOA
5 10 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
5 10 (9.52%) Coaching
5 10 (9.52%) Release Management
5 10 (9.52%) Wealth Management
5 10 (9.52%) Web Development
6 9 (8.57%) Software Engineering
7 8 (7.62%) Ticket Management
8 5 (4.76%) ETL
8 5 (4.76%) Front End Development
9 4 (3.81%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (3.81%) Migration
9 4 (3.81%) People Management
10 3 (2.86%) High Availability
11 2 (1.90%) Multidimensional Analysis
11 2 (1.90%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 91 (86.67%) SQL
2 58 (55.24%) C#
3 57 (54.29%) VB.NET
4 50 (47.62%) JavaScript
5 28 (26.67%) T-SQL
6 13 (12.38%) VB
7 10 (9.52%) XPath
8 1 (0.95%) C++
8 1 (0.95%) PHP
8 1 (0.95%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.95%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.95%) VB6
8 1 (0.95%) X++
Qualifications
1 27 (25.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 21 (20.00%) MCTS
3 12 (11.43%) Degree
4 10 (9.52%) MCPD
5 9 (8.57%) MCAD
5 9 (8.57%) MCP
5 9 (8.57%) MCSD
6 7 (6.67%) MCSE
7 5 (4.76%) MCSA
8 3 (2.86%) SC Cleared
8 3 (2.86%) Security Cleared
8 3 (2.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (1.90%) CCA
9 2 (1.90%) Citrix Certification
9 2 (1.90%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.90%) QA
2 1 (0.95%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (5.71%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.86%) Terminal Server
2 3 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.90%) XenApp
3 2 (1.90%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (2.86%) EMC NetWorker
2 2 (1.90%) SCOM
3 1 (0.95%) MAILsweeper
3 1 (0.95%) SCCM
3 1 (0.95%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 37 (35.24%) Microsoft
2 6 (5.71%) Citrix
3 3 (2.86%) CommVault
3 3 (2.86%) EMC
3 3 (2.86%) HP
3 3 (2.86%) VMware
4 2 (1.90%) Logi Analytics
4 2 (1.90%) NetApp
4 2 (1.90%) Oracle
4 2 (1.90%) SAP
5 1 (0.95%) Ab Initio
5 1 (0.95%) Cognos
5 1 (0.95%) Finjan
5 1 (0.95%) IBM
5 1 (0.95%) Informatica
5 1 (0.95%) ION Trading
5 1 (0.95%) Sage
5 1 (0.95%) Siebel
Birmingham
Axica Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Digital Vision Search Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £20k - 40k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Digital Vision Search Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus, pension, 25 days hols
Posted: 6 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Iress
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 18 days ago