The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the Durham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 2 11 8
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -3
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 23 18 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 24.73% 14.17% 16.33%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 85.19% 81.82% 88.89%
Number of salaries quoted 19 16 8
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,750 £22,400
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £33,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
SQL Server
North East

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 Durham region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Durham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
27 22 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 29.03% 17.32% 18.37%
Number of salaries quoted 23 20 9
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £60,000 £33,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Durham

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

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Durham

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Durham

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

SQL Server Salary Trend in Durham

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in Durham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Durham region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Durham

SQL Server
Job Locations in Durham

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server within the Durham region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015. 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
Billingham - 9 £40,000 - 2
Newton Aycliffe - 5 £30,000 -
Darlington +5 1 £37,500 +15.38% 2
SQL Server
North East

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Durham

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Durham region citing SQL Server 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.

1 28 (58.33%) C#
2 26 (54.17%) SQL
2 26 (54.17%) .NET
3 19 (39.58%) Windows
4 18 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
5 15 (31.25%) Performance Management
6 14 (29.17%) MVVM
7 13 (27.08%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (25.00%) MVC
8 12 (25.00%) WinForms
8 12 (25.00%) ASP.NET
9 11 (22.92%) ASP.NET MVC
10 10 (20.83%) MSTest
10 10 (20.83%) Moq
10 10 (20.83%) TDD
10 10 (20.83%) NUnit
10 10 (20.83%) SQL Server 2008
10 10 (20.83%) Scrum
11 9 (18.75%) Finance
11 9 (18.75%) Microsoft
11 9 (18.75%) Spring.NET
11 9 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
11 9 (18.75%) Kanban
11 9 (18.75%) Social Network
11 9 (18.75%) WPF
11 9 (18.75%) Facebook
11 9 (18.75%) Twitter
11 9 (18.75%) Castle Windsor
11 9 (18.75%) Ninject
11 9 (18.75%) Rhino Mocks

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Durham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Durham region citing SQL Server 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (4.17%) IIS
1 2 (4.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.08%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (2.08%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (2.08%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 7 (14.58%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.08%) LAN
1 1 (2.08%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (20.83%) SQL Server 2008
2 8 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (14.58%) MySQL
4 5 (10.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (6.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 10 (20.83%) NUnit
1 10 (20.83%) MSTest
1 10 (20.83%) Moq
2 9 (18.75%) Rhino Mocks
3 5 (10.42%) Visual Studio
4 3 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (4.17%) ClearCase
General
1 9 (18.75%) Finance
2 2 (4.17%) Banking
2 2 (4.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 28 (58.33%) Developer
2 16 (33.33%) DBA
3 15 (31.25%) Administrator
4 12 (25.00%) SQL DBA
5 11 (22.92%) .NET Developer
6 6 (12.50%) Analyst
7 5 (10.42%) Applications Developer
7 5 (10.42%) Software Developer
8 4 (8.33%) Database Analyst
9 2 (4.17%) C++ Developer
9 2 (4.17%) Senior Developer
9 2 (4.17%) Senior .NET Developer
9 2 (4.17%) C Developer
10 1 (2.08%) MIS Manager
10 1 (2.08%) Senior SQL DBA
10 1 (2.08%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 1 (2.08%) Senior DBA
10 1 (2.08%) Field Engineer
10 1 (2.08%) Senior Analyst
10 1 (2.08%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (54.17%) .NET
2 12 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 12 (25.00%) WinForms
3 11 (22.92%) ASP.NET MVC
4 9 (18.75%) WPF
4 9 (18.75%) Castle Windsor
4 9 (18.75%) Ninject
4 9 (18.75%) Spring.NET
4 9 (18.75%) Unity DI Container
5 6 (12.50%) jQuery
5 6 (12.50%) HTML
6 5 (10.42%) REST
7 4 (8.33%) HTML5
8 3 (6.25%) WCF
8 3 (6.25%) .NET Framework
8 3 (6.25%) CSS
9 2 (4.17%) Web Services
9 2 (4.17%) XML
9 2 (4.17%) XSLT
9 2 (4.17%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 18 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (18.75%) Social Network
2 9 (18.75%) Inversion of Control
2 9 (18.75%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (4.17%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.08%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 19 (39.58%) Windows
2 1 (2.08%) Windows XP
2 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (2.08%) Windows 7
2 1 (2.08%) Windows 8
2 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (31.25%) Performance Management
2 14 (29.17%) MVVM
3 13 (27.08%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (25.00%) MVC
5 10 (20.83%) Scrum
5 10 (20.83%) TDD
6 9 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (18.75%) Kanban
6 9 (18.75%) Dependency Injection
7 6 (12.50%) Web Development
7 6 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (12.50%) OO
8 5 (10.42%) OOP
8 5 (10.42%) Software Architecture
9 4 (8.33%) ETL
10 2 (4.17%) SOA
10 2 (4.17%) ITIL
10 2 (4.17%) Incident Management
10 2 (4.17%) Data Management
10 2 (4.17%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 28 (58.33%) C#
2 26 (54.17%) SQL
3 7 (14.58%) C++
4 5 (10.42%) Java
4 5 (10.42%) Python
5 4 (8.33%) T-SQL
6 3 (6.25%) VB.NET
6 3 (6.25%) JavaScript
7 2 (4.17%) C
8 1 (2.08%) VBA
8 1 (2.08%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (6.25%) Degree
2 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.08%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 9 (18.75%) Microsoft
1 9 (18.75%) Facebook
1 9 (18.75%) Twitter
2 6 (12.50%) Oracle
3 3 (6.25%) VMware
4 2 (4.17%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (2.08%) SAP
5 1 (2.08%) Pegasus
5 1 (2.08%) Sage
County Durham
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Darlington, County Durham
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Billingham, Cleveland
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £26,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Durham, County Durham
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £23,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Billingham, Cleveland
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Darlington
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
Durham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £27000 - £32000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 24 days ago