The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 60 56 53
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -3
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 8 5 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 1.50% 1.22% 1.10%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.26% 3.18% 4.17%
Number of salaries quoted 8 5 5
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,550 £28,200 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,900 £47,000 £35,900
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SQL Server 2008
Tyne and Wear

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 Newcastle upon Tyne region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
188 157 144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 35.34% 38.39% 26.47%
Number of salaries quoted 158 139 122
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

The demand trend of job ads across the Newcastle upon Tyne region citing SQL Server 2008 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Newcastle upon Tyne region.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 32 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 31 (96.88%) Microsoft
3 27 (84.38%) .NET
3 27 (84.38%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (78.13%) ASP.NET
5 24 (75.00%) Scrum
6 23 (71.88%) SQL
6 23 (71.88%) CRM
6 23 (71.88%) Dynamics CRM
7 22 (68.75%) ASP.NET MVC
7 22 (68.75%) SQL Server 2012
7 22 (68.75%) OO
7 22 (68.75%) Business Intelligence
7 22 (68.75%) MVC
8 21 (65.63%) Web Services
8 21 (65.63%) XML
8 21 (65.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 20 (62.50%) Windows
9 20 (62.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 19 (59.38%) Telecoms
10 19 (59.38%) Project Management
10 19 (59.38%) MS Excel
10 19 (59.38%) Business Analysis
10 19 (59.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 19 (59.38%) Windows Server 2008
10 19 (59.38%) Team Foundation Server
11 18 (56.25%) Windows Server 2012
11 18 (56.25%) .NET Framework
11 18 (56.25%) BizTalk Server
11 18 (56.25%) Windows Server

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 18 (56.25%) BizTalk Server
2 10 (31.25%) IIS
3 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (3.13%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.13%) Office Communications Server
3 1 (3.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 19 (59.38%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.13%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 23 (71.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (3.13%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) Internet
1 1 (3.13%) NAS
1 1 (3.13%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 22 (68.75%) SQL Server 2012
3 21 (65.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 20 (62.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 19 (59.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 6 (18.75%) SQL Server 2014
7 3 (9.38%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (3.13%) DTS
8 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 19 (59.38%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (34.38%) Visual Studio
3 9 (28.13%) CruiseControl
General
1 19 (59.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (75.00%) Developer
2 20 (62.50%) .NET Developer
3 19 (59.38%) Software Developer
4 16 (50.00%) .NET Software Developer
5 11 (34.38%) C# Developer
6 10 (31.25%) C# .NET Developer
7 8 (25.00%) Lead .NET Developer
7 8 (25.00%) Lead Developer
8 7 (21.88%) Lead Software Developer
9 6 (18.75%) .NET Software Engineer
9 6 (18.75%) C# Software Developer
9 6 (18.75%) C# Software Engineer
9 6 (18.75%) Developer/Software Engineer
9 6 (18.75%) Software Engineer
10 3 (9.38%) DBA
10 3 (9.38%) Integration Developer
11 2 (6.25%) Administrator
11 2 (6.25%) ASP.NET Developer
11 2 (6.25%) Senior Developer
11 2 (6.25%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (84.38%) .NET
2 25 (78.13%) ASP.NET
3 22 (68.75%) ASP.NET MVC
4 21 (65.63%) Web Services
4 21 (65.63%) XML
5 18 (56.25%) .NET Framework
6 16 (50.00%) LINQ
7 14 (43.75%) CSS
7 14 (43.75%) HTML
8 13 (40.63%) CSS3
8 13 (40.63%) HTML5
8 13 (40.63%) KnockoutJS
9 10 (31.25%) jQuery
10 9 (28.13%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 7 (21.88%) CSLA
11 7 (21.88%) WinForms
12 5 (15.63%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 3 (9.38%) Velocity
14 2 (6.25%) AngularJS
14 2 (6.25%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.38%) Clustering
2 2 (6.25%) Replication
3 1 (3.13%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 20 (62.50%) Windows
2 19 (59.38%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (56.25%) Windows Server
3 18 (56.25%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (3.13%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (84.38%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (75.00%) Scrum
3 23 (71.88%) CRM
4 22 (68.75%) Business Intelligence
4 22 (68.75%) MVC
4 22 (68.75%) OO
5 19 (59.38%) Business Analysis
5 19 (59.38%) Project Management
6 16 (50.00%) Automated Testing
6 16 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
6 16 (50.00%) ITIL
7 13 (40.63%) TDD
8 10 (31.25%) Coaching
8 10 (31.25%) Technical Architecture
9 4 (12.50%) Software Engineering
10 3 (9.38%) Line Management
10 3 (9.38%) Performance Tuning
10 3 (9.38%) SDLC
10 3 (9.38%) SOA
11 2 (6.25%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 23 (71.88%) SQL
2 17 (53.13%) C#
3 16 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 14 (43.75%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (31.25%) Degree
2 2 (6.25%) MCSA
2 2 (6.25%) MCSE
2 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.13%) DBS Check
3 1 (3.13%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (3.13%) vSphere
Vendors
1 31 (96.88%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.13%) VMware