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

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 43 52 46
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -6
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 19 11 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 4.36% 2.12% 3.03%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.86% 7.19% 11.29%
Number of salaries quoted 18 10 13
Average salary £34,500 £40,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.75% +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £31,000 £31,300
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £43,250 £53,500
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
175 153 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 40.14% 29.48% 26.84%
Number of salaries quoted 141 142 102
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -15.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £28,636 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £46,983
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

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 2 June 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 2 June 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 43 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 32 (74.42%) Microsoft
3 29 (67.44%) C#
3 29 (67.44%) .NET
3 29 (67.44%) ASP.NET
4 27 (62.79%) Windows
5 25 (58.14%) SQL
5 25 (58.14%) Ajax
6 22 (51.16%) HTML
6 22 (51.16%) CSS
7 21 (48.84%) JavaScript
8 18 (41.86%) Microsoft Certification
8 18 (41.86%) OO
9 16 (37.21%) CRM
10 14 (32.56%) .NET Framework
11 13 (30.23%) Agile Software Development
12 12 (27.91%) Dynamics CRM
12 12 (27.91%) WCF
12 12 (27.91%) Microsoft Azure
12 12 (27.91%) SharePoint 2010
12 12 (27.91%) SharePoint 2013
12 12 (27.91%) SharePoint
12 12 (27.91%) IIS
12 12 (27.91%) BizTalk Server
13 11 (25.58%) T-SQL
13 11 (25.58%) OOA/OOD
13 11 (25.58%) MCP
13 11 (25.58%) MCAD
13 11 (25.58%) MCSD
13 11 (25.58%) Office 365

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

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 12 (27.91%) SharePoint 2010
1 12 (27.91%) SharePoint 2013
1 12 (27.91%) SharePoint
1 12 (27.91%) IIS
1 12 (27.91%) BizTalk Server
2 7 (16.28%) MS Exchange
2 7 (16.28%) Exchange Server 2007
2 7 (16.28%) Exchange Server 2003
2 7 (16.28%) Exchange Server 2010
2 7 (16.28%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.33%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (4.65%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.33%) Fireworks
2 1 (2.33%) MS Office
2 1 (2.33%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 12 (27.91%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (27.91%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (25.58%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (16.28%) Firewall
1 7 (16.28%) Wi-Fi
1 7 (16.28%) LAN
1 7 (16.28%) WAN
2 6 (13.95%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (20.93%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (16.28%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (13.95%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.33%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 6 (13.95%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (6.98%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.33%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 1 (2.33%) Retail
1 1 (2.33%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 29 (67.44%) Developer
2 11 (25.58%) Web Developer
2 11 (25.58%) SharePoint Developer
3 10 (23.26%) .NET Developer
4 7 (16.28%) DBA
4 7 (16.28%) SQL Server DBA
4 7 (16.28%) Field Engineer
4 7 (16.28%) SQL DBA
5 6 (13.95%) .NET Web Developer
5 6 (13.95%) Senior Developer
6 5 (11.63%) Senior Web Developer
7 4 (9.30%) Development Manager
7 4 (9.30%) Senior Manager
7 4 (9.30%) Web Manager
7 4 (9.30%) Web Development Manager
7 4 (9.30%) Senior Development Manager
8 3 (6.98%) Junior SQL Server DBA
8 3 (6.98%) Junior DBA
8 3 (6.98%) Software Developer
8 3 (6.98%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (67.44%) .NET
1 29 (67.44%) ASP.NET
2 25 (58.14%) Ajax
3 22 (51.16%) HTML
3 22 (51.16%) CSS
4 14 (32.56%) .NET Framework
5 12 (27.91%) WCF
6 8 (18.60%) jQuery
6 8 (18.60%) XHTML
7 2 (4.65%) HTML5
7 2 (4.65%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (4.65%) CSS3
8 1 (2.33%) Entity Framework
8 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
8 1 (2.33%) ADO.NET
8 1 (2.33%) Web Services
8 1 (2.33%) XML
8 1 (2.33%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.95%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 27 (62.79%) Windows
2 7 (16.28%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (16.28%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (16.28%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.33%) Windows 8
3 1 (2.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (41.86%) OO
2 16 (37.21%) CRM
3 13 (30.23%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (25.58%) OOA/OOD
5 9 (20.93%) ERP
5 9 (20.93%) Web Development
6 3 (6.98%) MVC
7 1 (2.33%) Software Deployment
7 1 (2.33%) Network Monitoring
7 1 (2.33%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (2.33%) Patch Management
7 1 (2.33%) Waterfall
7 1 (2.33%) Unit Testing
7 1 (2.33%) Project Planning
7 1 (2.33%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (67.44%) C#
2 25 (58.14%) SQL
3 21 (48.84%) JavaScript
4 11 (25.58%) T-SQL
5 6 (13.95%) VB
6 2 (4.65%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 18 (41.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (25.58%) MCP
2 11 (25.58%) MCAD
2 11 (25.58%) MCSD
2 11 (25.58%) MCTS
3 8 (18.60%) Security Cleared
3 8 (18.60%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.33%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (16.28%) Active Directory
1 7 (16.28%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (16.28%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 32 (74.42%) Microsoft
2 7 (16.28%) Cisco
2 7 (16.28%) NetApp
2 7 (16.28%) VMware
3 4 (9.30%) CA
4 1 (2.33%) WatchGuard
4 1 (2.33%) Oracle
4 1 (2.33%) Business Objects
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