Period
to 14 August 2018

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 14 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server 2005
England > West Midlands
6 months to
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 279 255 254
Rank change year-on-year -24 -1 -87
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2005 20 74 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.22% 0.74% 0.74%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.86% 2.47% 2.81%
Number of salaries quoted 14 62 73
West Midlands median annual salary £38,500 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.44% +20.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £23,325 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £46,250 £51,125 £44,600
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

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 2,332 2,993 3,165
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 25.73% 29.85% 26.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1,906 2,628 2,629
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £27,250 £26,250 £23,200
90th Percentile £61,250 £58,750 £58,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% 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 14 August 2018.

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 14 August 2018. 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 +12 9 £37,000 +5.71% 1
Birmingham -12 5 - - 1
Coventry -2 3 £40,000 -11.11%
Walsall -7 1 £55,000 +35.64%
Shropshire - 1 £32,500 -
Worcestershire - 1 £35,000 -
SQL Server 2005
England

For the 6 months to 14 August 2018, IT jobs citing SQL Server 2005 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for SQL Server 2005.

1 20 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 19 (95.00%) SQL
3 14 (70.00%) T-SQL
4 9 (45.00%) C#
4 9 (45.00%) .NET
5 8 (40.00%) VB.NET
5 8 (40.00%) Windows
5 8 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (35.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (35.00%) MVC
6 7 (35.00%) XML
6 7 (35.00%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (35.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
7 6 (30.00%) Web Services
7 6 (30.00%) XSLT
7 6 (30.00%) Visual Studio
8 5 (25.00%) CSS
8 5 (25.00%) SOAP
8 5 (25.00%) HTML
8 5 (25.00%) JavaScript
8 5 (25.00%) Sybase
8 5 (25.00%) Photoshop
8 5 (25.00%) XHTML
8 5 (25.00%) Web Design
8 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (25.00%) Ajax
8 5 (25.00%) Google
8 5 (25.00%) Web Development
8 5 (25.00%) XPath

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 3 (15.00%) IIS
2 2 (10.00%) OpenEdge
3 1 (5.00%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (5.00%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (25.00%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 5 (25.00%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (35.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (15.00%) SQL Server 2000
5 3 (15.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (10.00%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (5.00%) Big Data
7 1 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (5.00%) Power BI
7 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 6 (30.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (15.00%) Retail
2 2 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (50.00%) Developer
2 7 (35.00%) Administrator
2 7 (35.00%) DBA
2 7 (35.00%) SQL DBA
3 5 (25.00%) SQL Server DBA
3 5 (25.00%) Web Developer
4 3 (15.00%) .NET Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Software Developer
5 2 (10.00%) .NET Web Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) C# Developer
5 2 (10.00%) C# Software Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Data Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Senior Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Senior Web Developer
5 2 (10.00%) SQL Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) SQL Data Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) .NET Software Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence Manager
6 1 (5.00%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (45.00%) .NET
2 7 (35.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 7 (35.00%) XML
3 6 (30.00%) Web Services
3 6 (30.00%) XSLT
4 5 (25.00%) Ajax
4 5 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 5 (25.00%) CSS
4 5 (25.00%) HTML
4 5 (25.00%) jQuery
4 5 (25.00%) RESTful
4 5 (25.00%) SOAP
4 5 (25.00%) WCF
4 5 (25.00%) XHTML
5 3 (15.00%) ASP.NET
6 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (5.00%) Kafka
7 1 (5.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (20.00%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 8 (40.00%) Windows
2 2 (10.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (10.00%) Windows Vista
2 2 (10.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) Business Intelligence
1 7 (35.00%) MVC
2 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (25.00%) Analytics
2 5 (25.00%) Mobile First
2 5 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 5 (25.00%) Web Design
2 5 (25.00%) Web Development
3 3 (15.00%) E-Commerce
4 2 (10.00%) Ticket Management
5 1 (5.00%) BPMN
5 1 (5.00%) Data Modelling
5 1 (5.00%) ETL
5 1 (5.00%) ITIL
5 1 (5.00%) Multithreading
5 1 (5.00%) UML
5 1 (5.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 19 (95.00%) SQL
2 14 (70.00%) T-SQL
3 9 (45.00%) C#
4 8 (40.00%) VB.NET
5 5 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 5 (25.00%) XPath
6 3 (15.00%) PowerShell
7 1 (5.00%) Python
7 1 (5.00%) R
7 1 (5.00%) VB
7 1 (5.00%) VB6
7 1 (5.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) Degree
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (25.00%) Google
2 5 (25.00%) Sybase