Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server 2005
England > West Midlands
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 292 239 211
Rank change year-on-year -53 -28 -109
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 33 105 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.33% 0.92% 1.04%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.09% 3.40% 3.50%
Number of salaries quoted 27 93 104
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - -0.66%
10th Percentile £21,000 £21,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £61,500 £47,500 £55,000
England median annual salary £47,250 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +3.45% +2.35%

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 the West Midlands with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 3018 3084 3227
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 29.80% 26.98% 29.57%
Number of salaries quoted 2597 2574 2804
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.90% +2.67% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £23,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £58,925 £55,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

SQL Server 2005
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server 2005 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 in the West Midlands.

Salary trend for SQL Server 2005 in the West Midlands

SQL Server 2005
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server 2005 in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL Server 2005 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 6 months to 24 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Staffordshire -6 15 £22,250 -36.43% 1
Birmingham -20 6 £55,000 +46.67% 2
Coventry +10 3 £60,000 +29.73%
Herefordshire - 2 £60,000 -
Wolverhampton - 1 £55,000 -
SQL Server 2005
England

For the 6 months to 24 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for SQL Server 2005.

1 33 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 30 (90.91%) SQL
3 19 (57.58%) Microsoft
4 17 (51.52%) SQL Server 2008
5 15 (45.45%) SQL Server 2012
6 13 (39.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 12 (36.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 12 (36.36%) SQL Server 2014
8 11 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
8 11 (33.33%) T-SQL
8 11 (33.33%) .NET
8 11 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 10 (30.30%) Windows
9 10 (30.30%) SQL Server 2016
10 9 (27.27%) Data Warehouse
11 8 (24.24%) C#
12 7 (21.21%) Business Intelligence
12 7 (21.21%) Mentoring
13 6 (18.18%) SharePoint 2013
13 6 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
13 6 (18.18%) Active Directory
13 6 (18.18%) Microsoft Office
13 6 (18.18%) Visual Studio
13 6 (18.18%) MS Exchange
13 6 (18.18%) VoIP
13 6 (18.18%) TCP/IP
13 6 (18.18%) SharePoint
13 6 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
13 6 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
13 6 (18.18%) VMware

SQL Server 2005
Co-occurring 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 6 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
1 6 (18.18%) MS Exchange
1 6 (18.18%) SharePoint
1 6 (18.18%) SharePoint 2013
2 4 (12.12%) IIS
2 4 (12.12%) SAS
3 3 (9.09%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (6.06%) OpenEdge
4 2 (6.06%) Sonic ESB
5 1 (3.03%) Umbraco
Applications
1 6 (18.18%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (3.03%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (12.12%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 2 (6.06%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.06%) GitHub
1 2 (6.06%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (3.03%) Google Analytics
2 1 (3.03%) IaaS
2 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.03%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (18.18%) TCP/IP
1 6 (18.18%) VoIP
2 2 (6.06%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 17 (51.52%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (45.45%) SQL Server 2012
4 13 (39.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 12 (36.36%) SQL Server 2014
5 12 (36.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 11 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 10 (30.30%) SQL Server 2016
8 9 (27.27%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (15.15%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 5 (15.15%) SQL Server 2000
10 3 (9.09%) MySQL
10 3 (9.09%) NoSQL
11 2 (6.06%) BigQuery
11 2 (6.06%) MongoDB
11 2 (6.06%) Power BI
11 2 (6.06%) QlikView
12 1 (3.03%) DB2
12 1 (3.03%) RDBMS
12 1 (3.03%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (18.18%) Visual Studio
2 4 (12.12%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 3 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (3.03%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (12.12%) Finance
2 1 (3.03%) Back Office
2 1 (3.03%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (36.36%) Developer
2 8 (24.24%) DBA
3 6 (18.18%) Network Engineer
3 6 (18.18%) Network Support
3 6 (18.18%) Network Support Engineer
3 6 (18.18%) SQL DBA
3 6 (18.18%) Support Engineer
4 5 (15.15%) Analyst
4 5 (15.15%) Support Analyst
5 4 (12.12%) Cognos Developer
5 4 (12.12%) SQL Analyst
5 4 (12.12%) SQL Support Analyst
5 4 (12.12%) Technical Analyst
5 4 (12.12%) Technical Support
5 4 (12.12%) Technical Support Analyst
6 3 (9.09%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
6 3 (9.09%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 3 (9.09%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
6 3 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 3 (9.09%) Applications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (33.33%) .NET
2 5 (15.15%) WCF
3 4 (12.12%) ASP.NET
3 4 (12.12%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 3 (9.09%) CSS
4 3 (9.09%) HTML
4 3 (9.09%) REST
4 3 (9.09%) SOAP
4 3 (9.09%) XML
4 3 (9.09%) XSLT
5 2 (6.06%) .NET Framework
5 2 (6.06%) Ajax
5 2 (6.06%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (6.06%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (6.06%) Entity Framework
5 2 (6.06%) Hibernate
5 2 (6.06%) jQuery
5 2 (6.06%) XHTML
6 1 (3.03%) Kafka
6 1 (3.03%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.18%) Clustering
2 4 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.06%) Public Cloud
3 2 (6.06%) Replication
4 1 (3.03%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.03%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 10 (30.30%) Windows
2 5 (15.15%) Windows Vista
3 4 (12.12%) Windows Server
3 4 (12.12%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (12.12%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (12.12%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (12.12%) Windows XP
4 1 (3.03%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 7 (21.21%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (21.21%) Mentoring
3 6 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (18.18%) Business Continuity
4 5 (15.15%) MVC
4 5 (15.15%) Statistics
5 4 (12.12%) ETL
5 4 (12.12%) Incident Management
5 4 (12.12%) Ticket Management
5 4 (12.12%) Validation
6 3 (9.09%) Data Modelling
6 3 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (9.09%) Runbook
7 2 (6.06%) CRM
7 2 (6.06%) Process Management
7 2 (6.06%) Project Management
7 2 (6.06%) SOA
7 2 (6.06%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (6.06%) UML
Programming Languages
1 30 (90.91%) SQL
2 11 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 8 (24.24%) C#
4 3 (9.09%) JavaScript
4 3 (9.09%) VB.NET
5 2 (6.06%) Java
5 2 (6.06%) PowerShell
5 2 (6.06%) XPath
6 1 (3.03%) C
6 1 (3.03%) VB
6 1 (3.03%) VB6
Qualifications
1 2 (6.06%) Degree
1 2 (6.06%) MCSE
1 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.03%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.03%) Data Quality
2 1 (3.03%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (18.18%) Active Directory
1 6 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (9.09%) SCOM
1 3 (9.09%) SCOrch
2 2 (6.06%) Nagios
2 2 (6.06%) Packer
2 2 (6.06%) Terraform
Vendors
1 19 (57.58%) Microsoft
2 6 (18.18%) VMware
3 4 (12.12%) Cognos
4 3 (9.09%) Google
5 2 (6.06%) Oracle
6 1 (3.03%) IBM
6 1 (3.03%) RedGate