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 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 3 1 5
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +4
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 24 32 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 28.24% 37.21% 32.17%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 88.89% 69.57% 71.15%
Number of salaries quoted 18 32 31
Average salary £35,000 £29,000 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.68% -1.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,950 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £45,000 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,575 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.86% -
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 46 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 31.76% 53.49% 45.22%
Number of salaries quoted 21 43 44
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% +1.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,100 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £32,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 2 September 2014.

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 2 September 2014. 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
Stockton-on-Tees +2 4 £32,500 +44.44% 3
Darlington -5 2 £36,750 -6.96% 1
Billingham - 1 £25,500 -
SQL Server
North East

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Durham

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, 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 39 (88.64%) .NET
2 38 (86.36%) C#
3 33 (75.00%) ASP.NET
4 24 (54.55%) MVC
4 24 (54.55%) HTML
5 22 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 20 (45.45%) CSS
7 18 (40.91%) SQL
8 17 (38.64%) Agile Software Development
9 14 (31.82%) SQL Server 2012
10 13 (29.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 13 (29.55%) Scrum
10 13 (29.55%) MS Excel
10 13 (29.55%) Microsoft
11 12 (27.27%) JavaScript
11 12 (27.27%) VB.NET
12 11 (25.00%) HTML5
12 11 (25.00%) Web Application Development
12 11 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
12 11 (25.00%) Windows
13 10 (22.73%) Team Foundation Server
13 10 (22.73%) jQuery
13 10 (22.73%) Marketing
14 8 (18.18%) Degree
15 7 (15.91%) Android
15 7 (15.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 7 (15.91%) Microsoft Azure
15 7 (15.91%) CSS3
15 7 (15.91%) ASP.NET MVC 3
15 7 (15.91%) ASP.NET Web Forms

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Durham by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, 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 (2.27%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (29.55%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (15.91%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.09%) Intranet
2 1 (2.27%) Internet
2 1 (2.27%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (31.82%) SQL Server 2012
2 13 (29.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (15.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (11.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (11.36%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (4.55%) MySQL
6 1 (2.27%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (2.27%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 10 (22.73%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (9.09%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (22.73%) Marketing
2 5 (11.36%) Manufacturing
3 4 (9.09%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 31 (70.45%) Developer
2 12 (27.27%) C# Developer
2 12 (27.27%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 12 (27.27%) C# .NET Developer
3 7 (15.91%) Software Developer
4 5 (11.36%) Analyst
4 5 (11.36%) Database Analyst
4 5 (11.36%) Systems Developer
4 5 (11.36%) .NET Developer
5 4 (9.09%) Head of Development
5 4 (9.09%) Lead Developer
5 4 (9.09%) Administrator
5 4 (9.09%) SQL DBA
5 4 (9.09%) DBA
6 3 (6.82%) Software Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) Head of Technology
7 2 (4.55%) Web Applications Developer
7 2 (4.55%) Software Development Engineer
7 2 (4.55%) Development Engineer
7 2 (4.55%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (88.64%) .NET
2 33 (75.00%) ASP.NET
3 24 (54.55%) HTML
4 22 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 20 (45.45%) CSS
6 11 (25.00%) HTML5
7 10 (22.73%) jQuery
8 7 (15.91%) CSS3
8 7 (15.91%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 7 (15.91%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 6 (13.64%) Web Services
9 6 (13.64%) WCF
10 4 (9.09%) RESTful
10 4 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web API
10 4 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC 2
11 3 (6.82%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 3 (6.82%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 3 (6.82%) .NET Framework
12 2 (4.55%) XML
13 1 (2.27%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.64%) Blog
1 6 (13.64%) Open Source
2 1 (2.27%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 11 (25.00%) Windows
2 7 (15.91%) Android
3 2 (4.55%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (54.55%) MVC
2 17 (38.64%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (29.55%) Scrum
4 11 (25.00%) Web Application Development
5 6 (13.64%) Graceful Degradation
5 6 (13.64%) Progressive Enhancement
5 6 (13.64%) Data Management
5 6 (13.64%) Requirements Analysis
6 5 (11.36%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (11.36%) Software Engineering
7 4 (9.09%) Android Development
7 4 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (9.09%) Performance Management
7 4 (9.09%) Dependency Injection
7 4 (9.09%) BDD
7 4 (9.09%) CRM
7 4 (9.09%) Service Management
7 4 (9.09%) TDD
8 3 (6.82%) Business Development
8 3 (6.82%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 38 (86.36%) C#
2 18 (40.91%) SQL
3 12 (27.27%) VB.NET
3 12 (27.27%) JavaScript
4 7 (15.91%) VB
5 4 (9.09%) T-SQL
6 2 (4.55%) PHP
6 2 (4.55%) C++
6 2 (4.55%) Java
6 2 (4.55%) VB6
7 1 (2.27%) VBA
Qualifications
1 11 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (18.18%) Degree
3 6 (13.64%) MCP
3 6 (13.64%) MCSD
3 6 (13.64%) MCSE
3 6 (13.64%) MCTS
3 6 (13.64%) MCITP
3 6 (13.64%) MCPD
Vendors
1 13 (29.55%) Microsoft
2 4 (9.09%) Facebook
3 1 (2.27%) Epicor
3 1 (2.27%) VMware
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