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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 40 50 34
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -16
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 26 9 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 5.14% 1.87% 4.67%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 13.40% 6.12% 17.01%
Number of salaries quoted 25 9 25
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +21.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £37,500 £27,344
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,000 £44,900
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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
194 147 147
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 38.34% 30.56% 27.48%
Number of salaries quoted 156 134 123
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £29,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +1.26%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Newcastle upon Tyne region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Newcastle upon Tyne region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne region citing SQL Server 2008 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 2008.

1 49 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 33 (67.35%) Microsoft
3 31 (63.27%) SQL
4 30 (61.22%) C#
4 30 (61.22%) .NET
4 30 (61.22%) ASP.NET
4 30 (61.22%) Windows
5 25 (51.02%) Ajax
6 24 (48.98%) CSS
6 24 (48.98%) HTML
7 21 (42.86%) JavaScript
8 19 (38.78%) OO
9 18 (36.73%) Microsoft Certification
10 17 (34.69%) CRM
11 14 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
11 14 (28.57%) .NET Framework
12 13 (26.53%) WCF
12 13 (26.53%) SharePoint
13 12 (24.49%) T-SQL
13 12 (24.49%) IIS
13 12 (24.49%) BizTalk Server
13 12 (24.49%) Microsoft Azure
13 12 (24.49%) SharePoint 2010
13 12 (24.49%) Dynamics CRM
13 12 (24.49%) SharePoint 2013
14 11 (22.45%) Office 365
14 11 (22.45%) MCTS
14 11 (22.45%) Security Cleared
14 11 (22.45%) SC Cleared
14 11 (22.45%) OOA/OOD

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne region citing SQL Server 2008 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 2008. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (26.53%) SharePoint
2 12 (24.49%) BizTalk Server
2 12 (24.49%) SharePoint 2010
2 12 (24.49%) SharePoint 2013
2 12 (24.49%) IIS
3 10 (20.41%) Exchange Server 2013
3 10 (20.41%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (20.41%) Exchange Server 2003
3 10 (20.41%) Exchange Server 2007
3 10 (20.41%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.04%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (6.12%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.04%) Fireworks
2 1 (2.04%) Photoshop
2 1 (2.04%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 12 (24.49%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.04%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 12 (24.49%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (22.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (20.41%) LAN
1 10 (20.41%) WAN
1 10 (20.41%) Firewall
1 10 (20.41%) Wi-Fi
2 9 (18.37%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (20.41%) SQL Server 2005
3 9 (18.37%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (10.20%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (4.08%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (4.08%) Oracle Database
5 2 (4.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (4.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (2.04%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (2.04%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 6 (12.24%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (6.12%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.04%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 1 (2.04%) Back Office
1 1 (2.04%) Advertising
1 1 (2.04%) Retail
1 1 (2.04%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 31 (63.27%) Developer
2 11 (22.45%) .NET Developer
2 11 (22.45%) SharePoint Developer
3 10 (20.41%) Field Engineer
3 10 (20.41%) Web Developer
4 7 (14.29%) DBA
4 7 (14.29%) SQL Server DBA
4 7 (14.29%) SQL DBA
5 6 (12.24%) .NET Web Developer
6 5 (10.20%) Senior Developer
7 4 (8.16%) Software Developer
7 4 (8.16%) Senior Web Developer
8 3 (6.12%) ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (6.12%) Junior DBA
8 3 (6.12%) Web Manager
8 3 (6.12%) Web Development Manager
8 3 (6.12%) Junior
8 3 (6.12%) Development Manager
8 3 (6.12%) Senior Manager
8 3 (6.12%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (61.22%) ASP.NET
1 30 (61.22%) .NET
2 25 (51.02%) Ajax
3 24 (48.98%) HTML
3 24 (48.98%) CSS
4 14 (28.57%) .NET Framework
5 13 (26.53%) WCF
6 8 (16.33%) jQuery
6 8 (16.33%) XHTML
7 3 (6.12%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (4.08%) HTML5
8 2 (4.08%) CSS3
8 2 (4.08%) Web Services
8 2 (4.08%) XML
9 1 (2.04%) XSLT
9 1 (2.04%) ADO.NET
9 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
9 1 (2.04%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.24%) N-Tier
2 1 (2.04%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 30 (61.22%) Windows
2 10 (20.41%) Windows Server 2012
2 10 (20.41%) Windows Server 2003
2 10 (20.41%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.04%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.04%) Windows 8
3 1 (2.04%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (38.78%) OO
2 17 (34.69%) CRM
3 14 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (22.45%) OOA/OOD
5 9 (18.37%) ERP
5 9 (18.37%) Web Development
6 4 (8.16%) MVC
7 1 (2.04%) OOP
7 1 (2.04%) Problem Management
7 1 (2.04%) Unit Testing
7 1 (2.04%) Waterfall
7 1 (2.04%) Web Application Development
7 1 (2.04%) Software Deployment
7 1 (2.04%) Network Monitoring
7 1 (2.04%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (2.04%) Service Management
7 1 (2.04%) Service Delivery
7 1 (2.04%) Asset Management
7 1 (2.04%) Document Management
7 1 (2.04%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 31 (63.27%) SQL
2 30 (61.22%) C#
3 21 (42.86%) JavaScript
4 12 (24.49%) T-SQL
5 6 (12.24%) VB
6 2 (4.08%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 18 (36.73%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (22.45%) MCTS
2 11 (22.45%) MCP
2 11 (22.45%) MCAD
2 11 (22.45%) MCSD
2 11 (22.45%) SC Cleared
2 11 (22.45%) Security Cleared
3 2 (4.08%) Degree
4 1 (2.04%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.04%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (20.41%) Active Directory
1 10 (20.41%) VMware Infrastructure
1 10 (20.41%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.04%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (2.04%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (2.04%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 33 (67.35%) Microsoft
2 10 (20.41%) NetApp
2 10 (20.41%) VMware
2 10 (20.41%) Cisco
3 4 (8.16%) CA
4 2 (4.08%) Oracle
5 1 (2.04%) Business Objects
5 1 (2.04%) WatchGuard
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Car Allowance, Overtime
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne And Wear
The SmartList
Posted: 24 days ago