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 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
England / West Midlands
Rank 180 168 104
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -64
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 29 71 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.62% 1.20% 2.45%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.14% 4.14% 7.23%
Number of salaries quoted 26 64 120
Median salary £43,500 £41,125 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.77% +11.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £30,600 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.22%

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
1355 1713 1715
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 28.81% 28.89% 33.83%
Number of salaries quoted 1161 1436 1527
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +11.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £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 24 February 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 24 February 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
Solihull +4 8 £34,000 -29.16% 2
Coventry +12 5 £45,000 +23.28%
Warwickshire +21 4 £45,000 -10.00%
Staffordshire +1 3 £45,000 +18.42% 1
Birmingham -23 3 £45,000 +7.14% 2
Walsall - 2 £32,500 -
Wolverhampton - 2 £44,500 -
West Bromwich +8 1 £42,500 -22.72%
Worcestershire - 1 £45,000 - 1
SQL Server 2005
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 79 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 72 (91.14%) SQL
3 65 (82.28%) SQL Server 2008
4 41 (51.90%) Microsoft
5 39 (49.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 33 (41.77%) .NET
7 32 (40.51%) Windows
8 31 (39.24%) SQL Server 2012
9 30 (37.97%) Business Intelligence
10 29 (36.71%) ASP.NET
10 29 (36.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 27 (34.18%) T-SQL
12 25 (31.65%) Visual Studio
13 21 (26.58%) C#
14 20 (25.32%) VB.NET
15 19 (24.05%) JavaScript
15 19 (24.05%) MVC
16 18 (22.78%) HTML
16 18 (22.78%) SQL Server 2014
17 17 (21.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 16 (20.25%) MS Excel
18 16 (20.25%) SQL Server 2000
18 16 (20.25%) Team Foundation Server
19 15 (18.99%) Data Warehouse
20 14 (17.72%) ETL
20 14 (17.72%) Performance Tuning
21 13 (16.46%) Windows Server
21 13 (16.46%) Capacity Planning
22 12 (15.19%) .NET Framework
22 12 (15.19%) Clustering

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 (12.66%) IIS
2 4 (5.06%) MS Exchange
3 2 (2.53%) CMS
3 2 (2.53%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (2.53%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.53%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (2.53%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.27%) SAS
Applications
1 16 (20.25%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.06%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (7.59%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 3 (3.80%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.27%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (12.66%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.80%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.59%) Firewall
2 4 (5.06%) DHCP
2 4 (5.06%) DNS
2 4 (5.06%) TCP/IP
2 4 (5.06%) VPN
3 3 (3.80%) Unified Communications
4 2 (2.53%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 65 (82.28%) SQL Server 2008
3 39 (49.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 31 (39.24%) SQL Server 2012
5 29 (36.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 18 (22.78%) SQL Server 2014
7 17 (21.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 16 (20.25%) SQL Server 2000
9 15 (18.99%) Data Warehouse
10 11 (13.92%) MySQL
10 11 (13.92%) Relational Database
10 11 (13.92%) SQL Server 2016
11 10 (12.66%) DB2
11 10 (12.66%) Power BI
12 5 (6.33%) OLAP
13 3 (3.80%) Azure SQL Database
14 2 (2.53%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 1 (1.27%) Cognos Query Studio
15 1 (1.27%) IBM InfoSphere
15 1 (1.27%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 25 (31.65%) Visual Studio
2 16 (20.25%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (5.06%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (1.27%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 7 (8.86%) Law
2 6 (7.59%) Finance
3 5 (6.33%) Legal
4 3 (3.80%) Advertising
4 3 (3.80%) Automotive
5 2 (2.53%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.53%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 45 (56.96%) Developer
2 27 (34.18%) .NET Developer
3 17 (21.52%) Senior Developer
3 17 (21.52%) VB.NET Developer
4 16 (20.25%) DBA
4 16 (20.25%) SQL DBA
5 15 (18.99%) Analyst
5 15 (18.99%) SQL Developer
6 14 (17.72%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 12 (15.19%) Support Analyst
8 10 (12.66%) SSIS Developer
8 10 (12.66%) SSRS Developer
9 9 (11.39%) C# .NET Developer
9 9 (11.39%) C# Developer
9 9 (11.39%) Senior .NET Developer
10 8 (10.13%) SQL Analyst
10 8 (10.13%) Technical Support
11 7 (8.86%) C# VB.NET Developer
11 7 (8.86%) Senior C# .NET Developer
11 7 (8.86%) SQL Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (41.77%) .NET
2 29 (36.71%) ASP.NET
3 18 (22.78%) HTML
4 12 (15.19%) .NET Framework
5 10 (12.66%) XML
6 8 (10.13%) Ajax
6 8 (10.13%) ASP.NET MVC
6 8 (10.13%) CSS
7 6 (7.59%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 6 (7.59%) Entity Framework
7 6 (7.59%) LINQ
7 6 (7.59%) WCF
7 6 (7.59%) WinForms
8 5 (6.33%) Web Services
9 3 (3.80%) MDX
10 2 (2.53%) ASP.NET MVC 2
10 2 (2.53%) CSS3
10 2 (2.53%) jQuery
11 1 (1.27%) Silverlight
11 1 (1.27%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 12 (15.19%) Clustering
2 11 (13.92%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.80%) N-Tier
3 3 (3.80%) Private Cloud
4 2 (2.53%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.53%) Virtual Team
5 1 (1.27%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.27%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 32 (40.51%) Windows
2 13 (16.46%) Windows Server
3 10 (12.66%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (11.39%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (11.39%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (10.13%) Windows Vista
5 8 (10.13%) Windows XP
6 4 (5.06%) Linux
7 2 (2.53%) Windows 7
7 2 (2.53%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (37.97%) Business Intelligence
2 19 (24.05%) MVC
3 14 (17.72%) ETL
3 14 (17.72%) Performance Tuning
4 13 (16.46%) Capacity Planning
5 11 (13.92%) Performance Monitoring
6 10 (12.66%) Web Development
7 9 (11.39%) SDLC
8 8 (10.13%) Database Security
8 8 (10.13%) Server Monitoring
8 8 (10.13%) Ticket Management
9 7 (8.86%) High Availability
10 6 (7.59%) Incident Management
11 5 (6.33%) Coaching
11 5 (6.33%) OO
12 4 (5.06%) Prototyping
12 4 (5.06%) SOA
13 3 (3.80%) Continuous Improvement
13 3 (3.80%) E-Commerce
13 3 (3.80%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 72 (91.14%) SQL
2 27 (34.18%) T-SQL
3 21 (26.58%) C#
4 20 (25.32%) VB.NET
5 19 (24.05%) JavaScript
6 5 (6.33%) VB
7 1 (1.27%) C++
7 1 (1.27%) PHP
7 1 (1.27%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.27%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.27%) X++
Qualifications
1 8 (10.13%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (6.33%) MCSE
3 4 (5.06%) Degree
3 4 (5.06%) MCTS
4 3 (3.80%) MCSA
4 3 (3.80%) SC Cleared
4 3 (3.80%) Security Cleared
5 2 (2.53%) CCA
5 2 (2.53%) Citrix Certification
5 2 (2.53%) MCAD
5 2 (2.53%) MCITP
5 2 (2.53%) MCP
5 2 (2.53%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.27%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (5.06%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.53%) Terminal Server
2 2 (2.53%) XenApp
2 2 (2.53%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (1.27%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 41 (51.90%) Microsoft
2 11 (13.92%) IBM
3 7 (8.86%) Cognos
4 4 (5.06%) Citrix
5 3 (3.80%) SAP
6 2 (2.53%) GrapeCity
6 2 (2.53%) InetSoft
6 2 (2.53%) Logi Analytics
7 1 (1.27%) Ab Initio
7 1 (1.27%) Google
7 1 (1.27%) Informatica
7 1 (1.27%) Oracle
7 1 (1.27%) Sage
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £20k - 45k per year + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Rullion
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + extensive benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Modis International
Salary: £30000.00 - £38000.00 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Modis International
Posted: 2 days ago
West Midlands
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £35 - £40000 per annum + Car, Bonus, Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Erin Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago