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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 17 14 1
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -13
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 12 33 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 9.30% 17.74% 34.12%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 57.14% 75.00% 80.56%
Number of salaries quoted 12 26 17
Median salary £30,764 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-23.09% +14.28%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
21 44 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 16.28% 23.66% 42.35%
Number of salaries quoted 21 34 23
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,200 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £41,700
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Durham

The demand trend of job ads across the Durham region citing SQL Server as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 30 September 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server within the Durham region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stockton-on-Tees +1 2 £29,750 -16.78%
Darlington -2 1 £40,000 -
Hartlepool - 1 £34,000 -
SQL Server
North East

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Durham

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, IT jobs citing SQL Server 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 Durham region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 25 (83.33%) SQL
2 24 (80.00%) Microsoft
3 19 (63.33%) .NET
3 19 (63.33%) C#
4 18 (60.00%) HTML
4 18 (60.00%) JavaScript
4 18 (60.00%) CSS
5 17 (56.67%) Web Services
5 17 (56.67%) Project Management
6 16 (53.33%) MVC
6 16 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (53.33%) IIS
6 16 (53.33%) .NET Framework
6 16 (53.33%) jQuery
7 15 (50.00%) ASP.NET
8 14 (46.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 14 (46.67%) Mobile App
9 13 (43.33%) Mobile Application Development
9 13 (43.33%) Twitter
9 13 (43.33%) AngularJS
9 13 (43.33%) HTML5
9 13 (43.33%) Node.js
9 13 (43.33%) Visual Studio
9 13 (43.33%) OOP
9 13 (43.33%) SharePoint
9 13 (43.33%) NHS
10 11 (36.67%) Windows
11 10 (33.33%) MS Excel
12 9 (30.00%) Web Development
12 9 (30.00%) PowerShell

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Durham 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 16 (53.33%) IIS
2 13 (43.33%) SharePoint
3 7 (23.33%) SharePoint 2013
4 6 (20.00%) CMS
5 2 (6.67%) Apache Solr
6 1 (3.33%) Apache
6 1 (3.33%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 10 (33.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (20.00%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 7 (23.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (6.67%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (3.33%) Amazon S3
3 1 (3.33%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (3.33%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (3.33%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (3.33%) IaaS
3 1 (3.33%) PaaS
3 1 (3.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (20.00%) Internet
2 2 (6.67%) HTTP
2 2 (6.67%) Intranet
3 1 (3.33%) DNS
3 1 (3.33%) Firewall
3 1 (3.33%) SSL
3 1 (3.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (26.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (23.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 7 (23.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (20.00%) Oracle Discoverer
4 5 (16.67%) OLAP
4 5 (16.67%) SQL Server 2014
5 4 (13.33%) Microsoft Power View
5 4 (13.33%) Oracle OLAP
5 4 (13.33%) PerformancePoint
5 4 (13.33%) PowerPivot
6 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 2 (6.67%) MySQL
7 2 (6.67%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (3.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 1 (3.33%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (3.33%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (3.33%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 13 (43.33%) Visual Studio
2 6 (20.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 4 (13.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (3.33%) Git (software)
4 1 (3.33%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 7 (23.33%) Finance
2 2 (6.67%) Retail
3 1 (3.33%) Advertising
3 1 (3.33%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 25 (83.33%) Developer
2 9 (30.00%) .NET Developer
3 8 (26.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 7 (23.33%) SharePoint Developer
5 6 (20.00%) Microsoft BI Developer
6 5 (16.67%) Business Developer
6 5 (16.67%) Microsoft Developer
7 4 (13.33%) SQL BI Developer
7 4 (13.33%) SQL Developer
8 3 (10.00%) Designer
9 2 (6.67%) SharePoint Specialist
10 1 (3.33%) .NET Web Developer
10 1 (3.33%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
10 1 (3.33%) C# Developer
10 1 (3.33%) Data Integration Developer
10 1 (3.33%) DevOps Engineer
10 1 (3.33%) Information Specialist
10 1 (3.33%) Ruby on Rails Developer
10 1 (3.33%) Web Engineer
10 1 (3.33%) Web Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (63.33%) .NET
2 18 (60.00%) CSS
2 18 (60.00%) HTML
3 17 (56.67%) Web Services
4 16 (53.33%) .NET Framework
4 16 (53.33%) jQuery
5 15 (50.00%) ASP.NET
6 14 (46.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 13 (43.33%) AngularJS
7 13 (43.33%) HTML5
7 13 (43.33%) Node.js
8 4 (13.33%) MDX
8 4 (13.33%) RESTful
8 4 (13.33%) SOAP
9 3 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
10 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
10 2 (6.67%) WCF
10 2 (6.67%) XHTML
11 1 (3.33%) Entity Framework
11 1 (3.33%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 14 (46.67%) Mobile App
2 13 (43.33%) NHS
3 4 (13.33%) Data Extraction
3 4 (13.33%) Freedom of Information
3 4 (13.33%) User Experience
4 2 (6.67%) Computer Science
4 2 (6.67%) Data Integration
5 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 11 (36.67%) Windows
2 2 (6.67%) Linux
2 2 (6.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.33%) Android
3 1 (3.33%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (56.67%) Project Management
2 16 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (53.33%) MVC
3 13 (43.33%) Mobile Application Development
3 13 (43.33%) OOP
4 9 (30.00%) Web Development
5 8 (26.67%) Business Intelligence
5 8 (26.67%) OO
6 6 (20.00%) ETL
6 6 (20.00%) Front End Development
6 6 (20.00%) Translating Business Requirements
7 5 (16.67%) Mentoring
8 4 (13.33%) Change Management
8 4 (13.33%) Critical Success Factor
8 4 (13.33%) Data Protection
8 4 (13.33%) Information Security
8 4 (13.33%) ITIL
8 4 (13.33%) UX Design
9 2 (6.67%) Automated Testing
9 2 (6.67%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 25 (83.33%) SQL
2 19 (63.33%) C#
3 18 (60.00%) JavaScript
4 9 (30.00%) PowerShell
5 6 (20.00%) Java
6 4 (13.33%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 2 (6.67%) Shell Script
7 2 (6.67%) VB.NET
8 1 (3.33%) C++
8 1 (3.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) Data Quality
1 1 (3.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (3.33%) ISO27002
1 1 (3.33%) PCI DSS
1 1 (3.33%) QA
System Software
1 2 (6.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.33%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 24 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 13 (43.33%) Twitter
3 6 (20.00%) Oracle
4 1 (3.33%) ION Trading