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

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 3 9 3
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -6
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 24 19 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 23.30% 17.59% 34.29%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 72.73% 59.38% 72.73%
Number of salaries quoted 21 17 18
Average salary £31,500 £27,500 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.54% -9.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £24,600
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,000 £35,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
33 32 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 32.04% 29.63% 47.14%
Number of salaries quoted 30 29 23
Average salary £30,000 £27,500 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -9.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,100 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £35,000 £40,000
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 24 December 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 24 December 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 0 2 £28,000 -30.00% 1
SQL Server
North East

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Durham

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 36 (67.92%) C#
2 31 (58.49%) .NET
3 26 (49.06%) SQL
4 24 (45.28%) Windows
5 22 (41.51%) ASP.NET
6 21 (39.62%) HTML
6 21 (39.62%) MVC
7 20 (37.74%) Agile Software Development
8 19 (35.85%) CSS
9 17 (32.08%) ASP.NET MVC
9 17 (32.08%) Analytical Skills
10 16 (30.19%) Microsoft
11 15 (28.30%) SQL Server 2008
12 12 (22.64%) MS Excel
12 12 (22.64%) Microsoft Certification
12 12 (22.64%) jQuery
12 12 (22.64%) Microsoft Azure
13 11 (20.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 11 (20.75%) Degree
13 11 (20.75%) HTML5
14 10 (18.87%) Performance Management
14 10 (18.87%) SQL Server 2012
15 9 (16.98%) Scrum
15 9 (16.98%) Data Management
15 9 (16.98%) Team Foundation Server
15 9 (16.98%) CSS3
15 9 (16.98%) ASP.NET MVC 3
15 9 (16.98%) Web Application Development
16 8 (15.09%) MCSE
16 8 (15.09%) ASP.NET Web Forms

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Durham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 3 (5.66%) IIS
2 2 (3.77%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.89%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 12 (22.64%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.89%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (7.55%) BASE24
2 1 (1.89%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 12 (22.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.89%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (11.32%) TCP/IP
2 4 (7.55%) ATM
3 2 (3.77%) WAN
3 2 (3.77%) Intranet
4 1 (1.89%) Firewall
4 1 (1.89%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (1.89%) VPN
4 1 (1.89%) DNS
4 1 (1.89%) DHCP
4 1 (1.89%) Ethernet
4 1 (1.89%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (28.30%) SQL Server 2008
2 11 (20.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (18.87%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (7.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (7.55%) MySQL
4 4 (7.55%) DB2
5 2 (3.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (3.77%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.89%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 9 (16.98%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (13.21%) Visual Studio
3 2 (3.77%) ClearCase
4 1 (1.89%) NUnit
4 1 (1.89%) MSTest
4 1 (1.89%) Moq
General
1 7 (13.21%) Marketing
2 6 (11.32%) Banking
2 6 (11.32%) Retail
3 4 (7.55%) Finance
Job Titles
1 27 (50.94%) Developer
2 11 (20.75%) DBA
3 10 (18.87%) Software Developer
3 10 (18.87%) Administrator
4 8 (15.09%) C# Developer
5 7 (13.21%) SQL DBA
5 7 (13.21%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 7 (13.21%) C# .NET Developer
6 5 (9.43%) Analyst
7 4 (7.55%) Senior Developer
7 4 (7.55%) Database Analyst
7 4 (7.55%) Senior Technical Specialist
7 4 (7.55%) Technical Specialist
7 4 (7.55%) Head of Development
8 3 (5.66%) .NET Developer
8 3 (5.66%) Head of Technology
9 2 (3.77%) C Developer
9 2 (3.77%) Senior .NET Developer
9 2 (3.77%) C++ Developer
9 2 (3.77%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (58.49%) .NET
2 22 (41.51%) ASP.NET
3 21 (39.62%) HTML
4 19 (35.85%) CSS
5 17 (32.08%) ASP.NET MVC
6 12 (22.64%) jQuery
7 11 (20.75%) HTML5
8 9 (16.98%) CSS3
8 9 (16.98%) ASP.NET MVC 3
9 8 (15.09%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 7 (13.21%) WCF
10 7 (13.21%) XML
11 4 (7.55%) Web Services
11 4 (7.55%) J2EE
12 3 (5.66%) WinForms
12 3 (5.66%) .NET Framework
12 3 (5.66%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 3 (5.66%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 2 (3.77%) MDX
13 2 (3.77%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 17 (32.08%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (13.21%) Blog
2 7 (13.21%) Open Source
3 4 (7.55%) EMV
3 4 (7.55%) Mainframe
3 4 (7.55%) Tandem
3 4 (7.55%) Cryptography
4 3 (5.66%) User Experience
5 2 (3.77%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.89%) Clustering
6 1 (1.89%) Social Media
6 1 (1.89%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 24 (45.28%) Windows
2 5 (9.43%) Linux
2 5 (9.43%) Windows XP
2 5 (9.43%) Windows 7
3 3 (5.66%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (5.66%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (5.66%) Android
4 2 (3.77%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.89%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (39.62%) MVC
2 20 (37.74%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (18.87%) Performance Management
4 9 (16.98%) Scrum
4 9 (16.98%) Web Application Development
4 9 (16.98%) Data Management
5 7 (13.21%) Graceful Degradation
5 7 (13.21%) Progressive Enhancement
5 7 (13.21%) Requirements Analysis
6 5 (9.43%) Mentoring
6 5 (9.43%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (7.55%) Change Management
7 4 (7.55%) Coaching
8 3 (5.66%) Business Development
8 3 (5.66%) ETL
8 3 (5.66%) OOD
9 2 (3.77%) SOA
9 2 (3.77%) ITIL
9 2 (3.77%) CRM
9 2 (3.77%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (67.92%) C#
2 26 (49.06%) SQL
3 7 (13.21%) JavaScript
3 7 (13.21%) VB.NET
4 6 (11.32%) C++
5 4 (7.55%) COBOL
5 4 (7.55%) Java
5 4 (7.55%) T-SQL
5 4 (7.55%) VB
5 4 (7.55%) PL/1
5 4 (7.55%) JCL
5 4 (7.55%) PowerShell
6 2 (3.77%) C
6 2 (3.77%) PHP
7 1 (1.89%) VBA
Qualifications
1 12 (22.64%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (20.75%) Degree
3 8 (15.09%) MCSE
4 7 (13.21%) MCP
4 7 (13.21%) MCSD
4 7 (13.21%) MCTS
4 7 (13.21%) MCITP
4 7 (13.21%) MCPD
5 1 (1.89%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.89%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.55%) ISO 8583
1 4 (7.55%) QA
System Software
1 3 (5.66%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.89%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.89%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 1 (1.89%) vSphere
2 1 (1.89%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.89%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 16 (30.19%) Microsoft
2 5 (9.43%) HP
2 5 (9.43%) VMware
3 4 (7.55%) VocaLink
3 4 (7.55%) NCR
3 4 (7.55%) Oracle
3 4 (7.55%) IBM
4 1 (1.89%) Citrix
4 1 (1.89%) Veritas
4 1 (1.89%) Sage
Stockton-On-Tees, Cleveland
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £27,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Darlington, County Durham
Atos
Salary: excellent benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Durham
CPS Group
Salary: £25000.00 - £33000.00 per annum + pension
Posted: 16 days ago