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

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 4 9 5
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -4
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 24 25 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 20.87% 19.23% 24.14%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 63.16% 75.76% 82.35%
Number of salaries quoted 21 21 14
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -
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
38 33 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 33.04% 25.38% 29.31%
Number of salaries quoted 33 29 17
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £55,500 £36,700
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +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 4 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 4 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
Newton Aycliffe - 3 £30,000 -
Darlington +4 1 £37,500 +15.38% 1
SQL Server
North East

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Durham

For the 6 months to 4 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 (62.50%) C#
1 30 (62.50%) .NET
2 25 (52.08%) Windows
3 22 (45.83%) SQL
4 20 (41.67%) MVVM
5 18 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (33.33%) Scrum
6 16 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
7 15 (31.25%) Inversion of Control
7 15 (31.25%) MSTest
7 15 (31.25%) Moq
7 15 (31.25%) Finance
7 15 (31.25%) TDD
7 15 (31.25%) NUnit
8 14 (29.17%) WinForms
8 14 (29.17%) Social Network
8 14 (29.17%) WPF
8 14 (29.17%) Continuous Integration
8 14 (29.17%) Kanban
8 14 (29.17%) Spring.NET
8 14 (29.17%) Dependency Injection
8 14 (29.17%) Castle Windsor
8 14 (29.17%) Ninject
8 14 (29.17%) Enterprise Software
8 14 (29.17%) Unity DI Container
8 14 (29.17%) Rhino Mocks
8 14 (29.17%) Facebook
8 14 (29.17%) Twitter
9 13 (27.08%) MVC
10 12 (25.00%) ASP.NET

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Durham by Category

For the 6 months to 4 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 3 (6.25%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.08%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (4.17%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.08%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (2.08%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.08%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (2.08%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 7 (14.58%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.08%) LAN
1 1 (2.08%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (18.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 7 (14.58%) SQL Server 2008
2 7 (14.58%) MySQL
3 6 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (10.42%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (6.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (2.08%) Relational Database
7 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (2.08%) DTS
7 1 (2.08%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 15 (31.25%) MSTest
1 15 (31.25%) Moq
1 15 (31.25%) NUnit
2 14 (29.17%) Rhino Mocks
3 3 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (6.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 15 (31.25%) Finance
2 1 (2.08%) Retail
Job Titles
1 30 (62.50%) Developer
2 17 (35.42%) .NET Developer
3 13 (27.08%) DBA
4 12 (25.00%) Administrator
4 12 (25.00%) SQL DBA
5 5 (10.42%) Applications Developer
6 4 (8.33%) Analyst
7 3 (6.25%) Software Developer
8 2 (4.17%) Senior Analyst
8 2 (4.17%) Lead Developer
8 2 (4.17%) C# Developer
8 2 (4.17%) Senior Developer
8 2 (4.17%) Senior .NET Developer
9 1 (2.08%) C# .NET Developer
9 1 (2.08%) .NET Software Developer
9 1 (2.08%) Senior SQL DBA
9 1 (2.08%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 1 (2.08%) MIS Manager
9 1 (2.08%) C# Software Developer
9 1 (2.08%) Business Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (62.50%) .NET
2 14 (29.17%) WinForms
2 14 (29.17%) WPF
2 14 (29.17%) Spring.NET
2 14 (29.17%) Castle Windsor
2 14 (29.17%) Ninject
2 14 (29.17%) Unity DI Container
3 12 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 11 (22.92%) ASP.NET MVC
5 7 (14.58%) jQuery
5 7 (14.58%) HTML
6 5 (10.42%) REST
7 4 (8.33%) CSS
7 4 (8.33%) HTML5
7 4 (8.33%) .NET Framework
8 3 (6.25%) WCF
9 2 (4.17%) MDX
10 1 (2.08%) LESS
10 1 (2.08%) AngularJS
10 1 (2.08%) ASP.NET MVC 2
Miscellaneous
1 16 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (31.25%) Inversion of Control
3 14 (29.17%) Social Network
3 14 (29.17%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.08%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 25 (52.08%) Windows
2 2 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.08%) Windows 8
3 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.08%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.08%) Windows XP
3 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (41.67%) MVVM
2 18 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (33.33%) Scrum
4 15 (31.25%) TDD
5 14 (29.17%) Continuous Integration
5 14 (29.17%) Kanban
5 14 (29.17%) Dependency Injection
6 13 (27.08%) MVC
7 12 (25.00%) Performance Management
8 6 (12.50%) OO
8 6 (12.50%) Web Development
9 5 (10.42%) Software Architecture
9 5 (10.42%) OOP
10 4 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (8.33%) ETL
11 2 (4.17%) Data Management
11 2 (4.17%) Data Analysis
12 1 (2.08%) Kimball Methodology
12 1 (2.08%) Web Application Development
12 1 (2.08%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 30 (62.50%) C#
2 22 (45.83%) SQL
3 5 (10.42%) Python
3 5 (10.42%) Java
3 5 (10.42%) C++
3 5 (10.42%) T-SQL
4 3 (6.25%) VB.NET
4 3 (6.25%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.08%) VBA
5 1 (2.08%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (8.33%) Degree
2 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.08%) MCP
System Software
1 3 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.08%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 14 (29.17%) Facebook
1 14 (29.17%) Twitter
2 12 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (12.50%) Oracle
4 3 (6.25%) VMware
5 2 (4.17%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (2.08%) Avaya
6 1 (2.08%) Pegasus
6 1 (2.08%) Sage
6 1 (2.08%) SAP
Billingham, Cleveland
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
County Durham
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: £45,000 to £55,000 depending on experience
Posted: 4 days ago
Stockton-On-Tees, Cleveland
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
County Durham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 13 days ago
Darlington
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Durham
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £13.00 - £18.00 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago