Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for SQL Server 2005 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SQL Server 2005 over the 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server 2005
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 190 169 145
Rank change year-on-year -21 -24 -8
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 7 46 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.18% 0.97% 1.00%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.69% 4.25% 3.99%
Number of salaries quoted 7 43 38
Birmingham median annual salary £55,000 £37,500 £37,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +46.67% -0.66% -2.58%
10th Percentile £42,500 £27,650 £27,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £46,800 £52,375
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +13.33% - -

SQL Server 2005 is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 1020 1082 978
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 26.34% 22.73% 24.99%
Number of salaries quoted 902 926 852
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +2.56% +1.30%
10th Percentile £27,500 £22,750 £25,775
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £58,725
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +3.90% +2.67% -

SQL Server 2005
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing SQL Server 2005 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server 2005 in Birmingham

SQL Server 2005
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for SQL Server 2005 in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for SQL Server 2005.

1 7 (100.00%) SQL
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (85.71%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (85.71%) Statistics
2 6 (85.71%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (85.71%) SQL Server 2012
2 6 (85.71%) SQL Server 2014
2 6 (85.71%) SQL Server 2016
3 5 (71.43%) Windows Server
3 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (71.43%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 5 (71.43%) Incident Management
3 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (71.43%) SAS
3 5 (71.43%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (71.43%) Windows
3 5 (71.43%) Cognos
3 5 (71.43%) Finance
3 5 (71.43%) Validation
3 5 (71.43%) Business Continuity
3 5 (71.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (57.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (57.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 4 (57.14%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (14.29%) Retail
5 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
5 1 (14.29%) .NET
5 1 (14.29%) C
5 1 (14.29%) C#

SQL Server 2005
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 5 (71.43%) SAS
Business Applications
1 5 (71.43%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) IaaS
1 1 (14.29%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (85.71%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (85.71%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (85.71%) SQL Server 2012
2 6 (85.71%) SQL Server 2014
2 6 (85.71%) SQL Server 2016
3 5 (71.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 4 (57.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (57.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (71.43%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Developer
2 4 (57.14%) Cognos Developer
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Developer
4 1 (14.29%) .NET Developer
4 1 (14.29%) .NET Software Developer
4 1 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (14.29%) C# Software Developer
4 1 (14.29%) DBA
4 1 (14.29%) Senior .NET Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior .NET Software Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior C# .NET Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior C# Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior C# Software Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior DBA
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Software Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior SQL DBA
4 1 (14.29%) Senior SQL Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior SQL Server DBA
4 1 (14.29%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
1 1 (14.29%) WCF
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
1 5 (71.43%) Windows Server
1 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Statistics
2 5 (71.43%) Business Continuity
2 5 (71.43%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (71.43%) Incident Management
2 5 (71.43%) Validation
3 1 (14.29%) Database Security
3 1 (14.29%) ETL
3 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) C
2 1 (14.29%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Cognos
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) RedGate