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 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 45 39 61
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +22
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 19 22 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 4.27% 4.95% 2.00%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.92% 12.29% 6.36%
Number of salaries quoted 19 21 10
Median salary £41,500 £34,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.05% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,800 £27,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £55,000 £43,250
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
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
174 179 173
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 39.10% 40.32% 31.51%
Number of salaries quoted 155 142 159
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,983 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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
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 30 May 2016.

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 30 May 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 28 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 27 (96.43%) Microsoft
3 23 (82.14%) .NET
3 23 (82.14%) ASP.NET
3 23 (82.14%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (78.57%) CRM
4 22 (78.57%) Dynamics CRM
5 21 (75.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 21 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
6 20 (71.43%) Scrum
6 20 (71.43%) MVC
6 20 (71.43%) ASP.NET MVC
7 19 (67.86%) Windows Server 2008
7 19 (67.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 19 (67.86%) Windows
8 18 (64.29%) OO
8 18 (64.29%) Web Services
8 18 (64.29%) XML
8 18 (64.29%) SQL
8 18 (64.29%) Business Analysis
8 18 (64.29%) Project Management
8 18 (64.29%) Telecoms
8 18 (64.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 18 (64.29%) Team Foundation Server
8 18 (64.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 18 (64.29%) Windows Server
9 17 (60.71%) Windows Server 2012
9 17 (60.71%) MS Excel
10 16 (57.14%) BizTalk Server
10 16 (57.14%) .NET Framework

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 16 (57.14%) BizTalk Server
2 10 (35.71%) IIS
3 2 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (7.14%) MS Exchange
3 2 (7.14%) Office Communications Server
3 2 (7.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 17 (60.71%) MS Excel
2 2 (7.14%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 22 (78.57%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (3.57%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.14%) Internet
1 2 (7.14%) NAS
1 2 (7.14%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 21 (75.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 19 (67.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 18 (64.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 18 (64.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (21.43%) SQL Server 2014
6 3 (10.71%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (3.57%) DTS
7 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 18 (64.29%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (28.57%) CruiseControl
2 8 (28.57%) Visual Studio
General
1 18 (64.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (71.43%) Developer
2 19 (67.86%) .NET Developer
3 15 (53.57%) .NET Software Developer
3 15 (53.57%) Software Developer
4 10 (35.71%) C# Developer
5 9 (32.14%) C# .NET Developer
6 8 (28.57%) Lead .NET Developer
6 8 (28.57%) Lead Developer
7 7 (25.00%) Lead Software Developer
8 5 (17.86%) .NET Software Engineer
8 5 (17.86%) C# Software Developer
8 5 (17.86%) C# Software Engineer
8 5 (17.86%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 5 (17.86%) Software Engineer
9 2 (7.14%) ASP.NET Developer
9 2 (7.14%) DBA
9 2 (7.14%) Senior .NET Developer
9 2 (7.14%) Senior C# Developer
9 2 (7.14%) Senior Developer
9 2 (7.14%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (82.14%) .NET
1 23 (82.14%) ASP.NET
2 20 (71.43%) ASP.NET MVC
3 18 (64.29%) Web Services
3 18 (64.29%) XML
4 16 (57.14%) .NET Framework
5 13 (46.43%) CSS
5 13 (46.43%) HTML
5 13 (46.43%) LINQ
6 12 (42.86%) CSS3
6 12 (42.86%) HTML5
6 12 (42.86%) KnockoutJS
7 9 (32.14%) jQuery
8 8 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 7 (25.00%) CSLA
9 7 (25.00%) WinForms
10 5 (17.86%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 3 (10.71%) Velocity
12 2 (7.14%) AngularJS
13 1 (3.57%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) Clustering
2 2 (7.14%) Replication
3 1 (3.57%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 19 (67.86%) Windows
1 19 (67.86%) Windows Server 2008
2 18 (64.29%) Windows Server
3 17 (60.71%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (10.71%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (3.57%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (82.14%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (78.57%) CRM
3 21 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
4 20 (71.43%) MVC
4 20 (71.43%) Scrum
5 18 (64.29%) Business Analysis
5 18 (64.29%) OO
5 18 (64.29%) Project Management
6 15 (53.57%) Automated Testing
6 15 (53.57%) Continuous Integration
6 15 (53.57%) ITIL
7 12 (42.86%) TDD
8 10 (35.71%) Coaching
8 10 (35.71%) Technical Architecture
9 3 (10.71%) Line Management
9 3 (10.71%) SDLC
9 3 (10.71%) Software Engineering
10 2 (7.14%) High Availability
10 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Monitoring
10 2 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 18 (64.29%) SQL
2 14 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 13 (46.43%) C#
4 10 (35.71%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (35.71%) Degree
2 3 (10.71%) MCSA
2 3 (10.71%) MCSE
2 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (7.14%) DBS Check
3 2 (7.14%) MCDBA
System Software
1 2 (7.14%) Active Directory
1 2 (7.14%) vSphere
2 1 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 27 (96.43%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.57%) VMware