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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 10 2 1
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 39 25 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 20.97% 29.41% 37.21%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 84.78% 86.21% 69.57%
Number of salaries quoted 26 18 32
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +20.68%
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
46 29 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 24.73% 34.12% 53.49%
Number of salaries quoted 33 22 43
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% +8.33%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 4 September 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 4 September 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
Darlington 0 8 £40,000 +8.84% 5
Billingham +1 6 £40,000 +56.86%
Stockton-on-Tees -8 4 £36,500 +12.30% 2
Consett - 1 £28,500 -
Newton Aycliffe - 1 £40,000 - 1
SQL Server
North East

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Durham

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 46 (70.77%) .NET
2 45 (69.23%) C#
3 27 (41.54%) Twitter
4 26 (40.00%) SQL
4 26 (40.00%) Windows
5 25 (38.46%) WPF
6 24 (36.92%) WinForms
7 23 (35.38%) Finance
8 22 (33.85%) Agile Software Development
9 20 (30.77%) Scrum
9 20 (30.77%) Inversion of Control
9 20 (30.77%) JavaScript
9 20 (30.77%) MVVM
10 19 (29.23%) Rhino Mocks
10 19 (29.23%) Moq
10 19 (29.23%) Castle Windsor
10 19 (29.23%) Ninject
10 19 (29.23%) Dependency Injection
10 19 (29.23%) Facebook
10 19 (29.23%) Enterprise Software
10 19 (29.23%) Unity DI Container
10 19 (29.23%) MSTest
10 19 (29.23%) Spring.NET
10 19 (29.23%) Continuous Integration
10 19 (29.23%) Kanban
10 19 (29.23%) Social Network
10 19 (29.23%) TDD
10 19 (29.23%) NUnit
11 18 (27.69%) ASP.NET
12 17 (26.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Durham by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 15 (23.08%) SharePoint
2 8 (12.31%) Apache
2 8 (12.31%) nginx
3 4 (6.15%) IBM Notes
4 2 (3.08%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.54%) CMS
5 1 (1.54%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.54%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (1.54%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (12.31%) Photoshop
2 2 (3.08%) MS Office
3 1 (1.54%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (12.31%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (6.15%) SAP ERP
3 1 (1.54%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (1.54%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.54%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (12.31%) SSH
2 7 (10.77%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (26.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 16 (24.62%) MySQL
3 9 (13.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (12.31%) DB2
4 8 (12.31%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (9.23%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (6.15%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (3.08%) DTS
7 2 (3.08%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (1.54%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.54%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 19 (29.23%) NUnit
1 19 (29.23%) MSTest
1 19 (29.23%) Rhino Mocks
1 19 (29.23%) Moq
2 15 (23.08%) Visual Studio
3 8 (12.31%) Git (software)
4 3 (4.62%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 23 (35.38%) Finance
2 7 (10.77%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.54%) Retail
Job Titles
1 62 (95.38%) Developer
2 24 (36.92%) .NET Developer
3 15 (23.08%) Software Developer
4 13 (20.00%) Web Developer
5 5 (7.69%) Dynamics CRM Developer
5 5 (7.69%) CRM Developer
6 4 (6.15%) Microsoft Developer
6 4 (6.15%) Analyst
6 4 (6.15%) Applications Developer
6 4 (6.15%) C# Developer
7 2 (3.08%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (3.08%) Data Analyst
7 2 (3.08%) ASP Developer
7 2 (3.08%) Senior Data Analyst
7 2 (3.08%) WinForms Developer
7 2 (3.08%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (3.08%) WPF Developer
8 1 (1.54%) .NET Software Developer
8 1 (1.54%) C# Software Developer
8 1 (1.54%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (70.77%) .NET
2 25 (38.46%) WPF
3 24 (36.92%) WinForms
4 19 (29.23%) Castle Windsor
4 19 (29.23%) Ninject
4 19 (29.23%) Spring.NET
4 19 (29.23%) Unity DI Container
5 18 (27.69%) ASP.NET
6 17 (26.15%) jQuery
7 15 (23.08%) HTML
8 12 (18.46%) CSS
8 12 (18.46%) Web Services
9 11 (16.92%) HTML5
10 9 (13.85%) CSS3
10 9 (13.85%) XHTML
11 8 (12.31%) Ruby on Rails
11 8 (12.31%) PhoneGap
11 8 (12.31%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 8 (12.31%) WAMP
12 7 (10.77%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 20 (30.77%) Inversion of Control
2 19 (29.23%) Social Network
2 19 (29.23%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (9.23%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.54%) W3C
4 1 (1.54%) Social Media
4 1 (1.54%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 26 (40.00%) Windows
2 8 (12.31%) Linux
3 6 (9.23%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.54%) Android
4 1 (1.54%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (33.85%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (30.77%) Scrum
2 20 (30.77%) MVVM
3 19 (29.23%) Continuous Integration
3 19 (29.23%) Kanban
3 19 (29.23%) Dependency Injection
3 19 (29.23%) TDD
4 14 (21.54%) CRM
5 12 (18.46%) MVC
6 11 (16.92%) ERP
7 9 (13.85%) OO
8 8 (12.31%) OOP
8 8 (12.31%) Responsive Web Design
9 5 (7.69%) Web Development
9 5 (7.69%) Mobile Development
10 4 (6.15%) Migration
10 4 (6.15%) Systems Analysis
11 3 (4.62%) Business Intelligence
12 2 (3.08%) Data Security
12 2 (3.08%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 45 (69.23%) C#
2 26 (40.00%) SQL
3 20 (30.77%) JavaScript
4 14 (21.54%) PHP
5 8 (12.31%) Ruby
5 8 (12.31%) Python
5 8 (12.31%) Perl
6 5 (7.69%) Java
7 3 (4.62%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.54%) VB
8 1 (1.54%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.54%) VBA
8 1 (1.54%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (1.54%) MCP
1 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (1.54%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.54%) WAI
Vendors
1 27 (41.54%) Twitter
2 19 (29.23%) Facebook
3 15 (23.08%) Sybase
4 11 (16.92%) Microsoft
5 9 (13.85%) Adobe
6 8 (12.31%) Sencha
7 7 (10.77%) SAP
8 5 (7.69%) Xamarin
9 4 (6.15%) Lotus
10 2 (3.08%) Avaya
10 2 (3.08%) Oracle
11 1 (1.54%) Pegasus
11 1 (1.54%) Sage
11 1 (1.54%) Salesforce.com
11 1 (1.54%) IBM
11 1 (1.54%) Intel
Darlington, County Durham
The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bishop Auckland, County Durham
Catalyst
Salary: From £32,000 to £38,000 per annum c.£35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Darlington, County Durham
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Darlington
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Stockton-on-Tees
Bluetownonline Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Durham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £25000 - £34000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Darlington
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £36000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Newton Aycliffe
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
Stockton-On-Tees, Cleveland
Orange Recruitment
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 25 days ago