The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the West Wales region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 18 25 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 5 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Wales 5.38% 3.03% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 22.73% 7.69% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 0
Average salary £18,500 £31,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-40.32% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Database & Business Intelligence Category
West Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
22 39 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Wales 23.66% 39.39% 31.58%
Number of salaries quoted 20 36 12
Average salary £26,000 £27,500 £22,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.45% +20.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £26,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,300 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
SQL Server 2005
Wales

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
Job Locations in West Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server 2005 within the West Wales region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Swansea +6 5 £18,500 -40.32%
SQL Server 2005
Wales

SQL Server 2005
Top 27 Related IT Skills in West Wales

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) C#
2 2 (28.57%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) .NET
2 2 (28.57%) ISEB
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (28.57%) Configuration Management
2 2 (28.57%) IIS
2 2 (28.57%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 2 (28.57%) Windows XP
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) NUnit
2 2 (28.57%) CruiseControl
2 2 (28.57%) Content Management
2 2 (28.57%) Software Testing
2 2 (28.57%) ISTQB
2 2 (28.57%) QA
2 2 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Test Scripting
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
2 2 (28.57%) NCover
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 (28.57%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) NUnit
1 2 (28.57%) CruiseControl
1 2 (28.57%) NCover
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Analyst
2 4 (57.14%) Support Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Software Support Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) QA Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Customer Support Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Customer Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Customer Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Customer Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
1 2 (28.57%) Windows XP
1 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
1 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Configuration Management
1 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (28.57%) Content Management
1 2 (28.57%) Software Testing
1 2 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (28.57%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) C#
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) ISEB
1 2 (28.57%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft