The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2005 skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2005 over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank - 15 -
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 0 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Wales - 7.69% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 20.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 0
Average salary - £26,750 -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
SQL Server 2005
Wales

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 Wales region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
West Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
21 25 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Wales 25.61% 38.46% 37.78%
Number of salaries quoted 21 19 9
Average salary £37,500 £29,000 £22,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.31% +30.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £24,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £36,690 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SQL Server 2005
Jobs Demand Trend in West Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2005 across the West Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server 2005 Jobs Demand Trend in West Wales

SQL Server 2005
Salary Trend in West Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2005 across the West Wales region.

SQL Server 2005 Salary Trend in West Wales

SQL Server 2005
Top 28 Related IT Skills in West Wales

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the West Wales region citing SQL Server 2005 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SQL Server 2005.

1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 2 (33.33%) ISTQB
3 2 (33.33%) QA
3 2 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 2 (33.33%) NCover
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (33.33%) C#
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) .NET
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) NUnit
3 2 (33.33%) CruiseControl
3 2 (33.33%) Content Management
3 2 (33.33%) ISEB
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 2 (33.33%) IIS
3 2 (33.33%) Windows
3 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 2 (33.33%) Windows XP

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in West Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the West Wales region citing SQL Server 2005 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SQL Server 2005. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (33.33%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) NUnit
1 2 (33.33%) CruiseControl
1 2 (33.33%) NCover
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) Support Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) Software Support Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) QA Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Customer Support Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Customer Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Customer Support Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Customer Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
1 2 (33.33%) Windows XP
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
1 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (33.33%) Content Management
1 2 (33.33%) Software Testing
1 2 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (33.33%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) C#
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) ISEB
1 2 (33.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft