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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 11 10 5
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -5
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 19 20 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 13.97% 15.75% 25.00%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 48.72% 68.97% 85.71%
Number of salaries quoted 18 18 17
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -13.33%
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
39 29 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 28.68% 22.83% 29.17%
Number of salaries quoted 34 27 20
Average salary £37,500 £31,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.04% -3.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,800 £28,500 £22,850
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £60,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.89%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +6 13 £40,000 +6.66% 1
Darlington +3 1 £37,500 +15.38% 1
SQL Server
North East

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Durham

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 30 (66.67%) C#
1 30 (66.67%) .NET
2 24 (53.33%) Windows
3 23 (51.11%) MVVM
4 19 (42.22%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (40.00%) Finance
5 18 (40.00%) Scrum
5 18 (40.00%) SQL
5 18 (40.00%) Inversion of Control
6 17 (37.78%) MSTest
6 17 (37.78%) Rhino Mocks
6 17 (37.78%) Moq
6 17 (37.78%) Kanban
6 17 (37.78%) Spring.NET
6 17 (37.78%) Social Network
6 17 (37.78%) WPF
6 17 (37.78%) Continuous Integration
6 17 (37.78%) Facebook
6 17 (37.78%) Twitter
6 17 (37.78%) Castle Windsor
6 17 (37.78%) Ninject
6 17 (37.78%) Enterprise Software
6 17 (37.78%) Unity DI Container
6 17 (37.78%) Dependency Injection
6 17 (37.78%) WinForms
6 17 (37.78%) TDD
6 17 (37.78%) NUnit
7 12 (26.67%) MVC
8 11 (24.44%) Analytical Skills
9 10 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Durham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 1 (2.22%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.22%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (2.22%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.22%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (2.22%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.22%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (2.22%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.22%) LAN
1 1 (2.22%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (15.56%) MySQL
1 7 (15.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (8.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (4.44%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (2.22%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (2.22%) DTS
6 1 (2.22%) RDBMS
6 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 17 (37.78%) MSTest
1 17 (37.78%) Rhino Mocks
1 17 (37.78%) Moq
1 17 (37.78%) NUnit
2 3 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (4.44%) Visual Studio
General
1 18 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (2.22%) Retail
Job Titles
1 31 (68.89%) Developer
2 20 (44.44%) .NET Developer
3 10 (22.22%) SQL DBA
3 10 (22.22%) DBA
4 9 (20.00%) Administrator
5 6 (13.33%) Applications Developer
6 3 (6.67%) Analyst
7 2 (4.44%) Software Developer
7 2 (4.44%) Lead Developer
7 2 (4.44%) Senior Developer
7 2 (4.44%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (4.44%) Senior .NET Developer
8 1 (2.22%) .NET Software Developer
8 1 (2.22%) Senior Data Analyst
8 1 (2.22%) Senior DBA
8 1 (2.22%) MIS Manager
8 1 (2.22%) C# Software Developer
8 1 (2.22%) C# .NET Developer
8 1 (2.22%) Senior SQL DBA
8 1 (2.22%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (66.67%) .NET
2 17 (37.78%) Spring.NET
2 17 (37.78%) WPF
2 17 (37.78%) Castle Windsor
2 17 (37.78%) Ninject
2 17 (37.78%) Unity DI Container
2 17 (37.78%) WinForms
3 10 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
3 10 (22.22%) ASP.NET
4 6 (13.33%) HTML
4 6 (13.33%) jQuery
5 5 (11.11%) REST
6 4 (8.89%) .NET Framework
7 3 (6.67%) WCF
7 3 (6.67%) HTML5
7 3 (6.67%) CSS
8 1 (2.22%) LESS
8 1 (2.22%) AngularJS
8 1 (2.22%) Backbone.js
8 1 (2.22%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 18 (40.00%) Inversion of Control
2 17 (37.78%) Social Network
2 17 (37.78%) Enterprise Software
3 11 (24.44%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.22%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 24 (53.33%) Windows
2 2 (4.44%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.22%) Windows 8
3 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.22%) Android
3 1 (2.22%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.22%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.22%) Windows XP
3 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (51.11%) MVVM
2 19 (42.22%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (40.00%) Scrum
4 17 (37.78%) Kanban
4 17 (37.78%) Continuous Integration
4 17 (37.78%) Dependency Injection
4 17 (37.78%) TDD
5 12 (26.67%) MVC
6 9 (20.00%) Performance Management
7 5 (11.11%) Software Architecture
7 5 (11.11%) Web Development
7 5 (11.11%) OOP
7 5 (11.11%) OO
8 3 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (4.44%) Data Analysis
9 2 (4.44%) ETL
9 2 (4.44%) Data Management
10 1 (2.22%) Kimball Methodology
10 1 (2.22%) Network Monitoring
10 1 (2.22%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 30 (66.67%) C#
2 18 (40.00%) SQL
3 6 (13.33%) Java
4 5 (11.11%) C++
4 5 (11.11%) Python
5 4 (8.89%) JavaScript
6 3 (6.67%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.22%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (8.89%) Degree
2 1 (2.22%) MCP
2 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (2.22%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.22%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 17 (37.78%) Facebook
1 17 (37.78%) Twitter
2 8 (17.78%) Microsoft
3 6 (13.33%) Oracle
4 2 (4.44%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (2.22%) SAP
5 1 (2.22%) Avaya
5 1 (2.22%) Pegasus
5 1 (2.22%) Sage
5 1 (2.22%) VMware
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