The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 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 over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 11 15 11
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -4
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 73 56 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 18.58% 10.04% 15.96%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 49.66% 42.42% 57.26%
Number of salaries quoted 67 54 62
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,500 £19,050
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £47,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
SQL Server
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
147 132 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 37.40% 23.66% 27.87%
Number of salaries quoted 130 100 107
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,900 £25,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £48,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Newcastle upon Tyne region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

SQL Server Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Newcastle upon Tyne region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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.

1 154 (77.78%) .NET
2 150 (75.76%) C#
3 122 (61.62%) ASP.NET
4 95 (47.98%) Agile Software Development
5 93 (46.97%) MVC
6 85 (42.93%) Microsoft
7 73 (36.87%) .NET Framework
8 68 (34.34%) ASP.NET MVC
9 67 (33.84%) SQL
10 66 (33.33%) JavaScript
11 58 (29.29%) HTML
12 50 (25.25%) WCF
13 48 (24.24%) CSS
14 47 (23.74%) TDD
15 45 (22.73%) Entity Framework
16 43 (21.72%) Windows
17 40 (20.20%) MS Excel
17 40 (20.20%) ASP.NET Web API
18 38 (19.19%) T-SQL
19 37 (18.69%) VB
19 37 (18.69%) Web Application Development
20 34 (17.17%) jQuery
21 33 (16.67%) VB.NET
22 31 (15.66%) RESTful
23 30 (15.15%) OO
23 30 (15.15%) Scrum
24 29 (14.65%) SQL Server 2008
24 29 (14.65%) Git (software)
24 29 (14.65%) WPF
25 27 (13.64%) Enterprise Software

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

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 24 (12.12%) Node.js
2 21 (10.61%) SharePoint
3 18 (9.09%) MS Exchange
4 15 (7.58%) IIS
5 12 (6.06%) CMS
6 8 (4.04%) SAS
7 7 (3.54%) Exchange Server 2010
8 5 (2.53%) BizTalk Server
8 5 (2.53%) MQSeries
8 5 (2.53%) Orchard CMS
8 5 (2.53%) SharePoint 2013
8 5 (2.53%) SharePoint 2010
9 4 (2.02%) Exchange Server 2007
9 4 (2.02%) Umbraco
10 3 (1.52%) Sitecore CMS
10 3 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2013
10 3 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2003
11 1 (0.51%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 40 (20.20%) MS Excel
2 8 (4.04%) SPSS
3 2 (1.01%) MS Office
4 1 (0.51%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.51%) Fireworks
4 1 (0.51%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (3.03%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (6.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (4.04%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (3.54%) Office 365
4 3 (1.52%) SaaS
4 3 (1.52%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.55%) Network Security
2 7 (3.54%) SAN
3 6 (3.03%) Firewall
4 5 (2.53%) NAS
4 5 (2.53%) HTTP
5 4 (2.02%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (1.52%) SSL
6 3 (1.52%) LAN
6 3 (1.52%) WAN
7 1 (0.51%) GPRS
7 1 (0.51%) GSM
7 1 (0.51%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.51%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (14.65%) SQL Server 2008
2 24 (12.12%) NoSQL
3 11 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (5.05%) SQL Server 2005
5 9 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
5 9 (4.55%) BusinessObjects
6 8 (4.04%) Pentaho
6 8 (4.04%) MongoDB
6 8 (4.04%) QlikView
7 6 (3.03%) Crystal Reports
8 5 (2.53%) DB2
8 5 (2.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 5 (2.53%) Relational Database
9 4 (2.02%) VLDB
10 3 (1.52%) SQL Server 2000
11 2 (1.01%) PostgreSQL
11 2 (1.01%) Oracle Database 10g
11 2 (1.01%) MySQL
11 2 (1.01%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 29 (14.65%) Git (software)
2 27 (13.64%) Visual Studio
3 20 (10.10%) NUnit
4 19 (9.60%) Team Foundation Server
5 17 (8.59%) Moq
6 12 (6.06%) MSTest
6 12 (6.06%) Rhino Mocks
7 5 (2.53%) JUnit
8 3 (1.52%) SpecFlow
8 3 (1.52%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 3 (1.52%) JIRA
8 3 (1.52%) ReSharper
8 3 (1.52%) Selenium
9 1 (0.51%) Visual Studio Team System
9 1 (0.51%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.51%) Subversion
General
1 20 (10.10%) Finance
2 5 (2.53%) Back Office
3 2 (1.01%) Retail
4 1 (0.51%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (0.51%) Electronics
4 1 (0.51%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 144 (72.73%) Developer
2 88 (44.44%) .NET Developer
3 29 (14.65%) C# Developer
4 26 (13.13%) Software Developer
5 23 (11.62%) C# .NET Developer
6 20 (10.10%) Senior Developer
7 17 (8.59%) Web Developer
8 14 (7.07%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 12 (6.06%) ASP.NET Developer
10 11 (5.56%) Administrator
11 10 (5.05%) Consultant
12 9 (4.55%) Systems Administrator
12 9 (4.55%) Lead Developer
12 9 (4.55%) .NET Web Developer
12 9 (4.55%) Senior .NET Developer
13 8 (4.04%) SAS BI Consultant
14 7 (3.54%) Business Intelligence Consultant
14 7 (3.54%) Development Manager
15 6 (3.03%) Senior Manager
15 6 (3.03%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 154 (77.78%) .NET
2 122 (61.62%) ASP.NET
3 73 (36.87%) .NET Framework
4 68 (34.34%) ASP.NET MVC
5 58 (29.29%) HTML
6 50 (25.25%) WCF
7 48 (24.24%) CSS
8 45 (22.73%) Entity Framework
9 40 (20.20%) ASP.NET Web API
10 34 (17.17%) jQuery
11 31 (15.66%) RESTful
12 29 (14.65%) WPF
13 27 (13.64%) Ajax
14 25 (12.63%) Web Services
15 22 (11.11%) HTML5
16 19 (9.60%) WinForms
17 12 (6.06%) Castle Windsor
17 12 (6.06%) Ninject
17 12 (6.06%) Spring.NET
17 12 (6.06%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 27 (13.64%) Enterprise Software
2 13 (6.57%) Inversion of Control
3 12 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (6.06%) N-Tier
4 8 (4.04%) Visualisation
5 3 (1.52%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.01%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.51%) Physics
7 1 (0.51%) Clustering
7 1 (0.51%) User Experience
7 1 (0.51%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 43 (21.72%) Windows
2 15 (7.58%) UNIX
3 13 (6.57%) Linux
4 12 (6.06%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (5.05%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (2.02%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.51%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.51%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.51%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (47.98%) Agile Software Development
2 93 (46.97%) MVC
3 47 (23.74%) TDD
4 37 (18.69%) Web Application Development
5 30 (15.15%) Scrum
5 30 (15.15%) OO
6 25 (12.63%) ITIL
6 25 (12.63%) BDD
7 24 (12.12%) Dependency Injection
7 24 (12.12%) Project Management
8 22 (11.11%) Waterfall
9 21 (10.61%) Unit Testing
10 18 (9.09%) CRM
11 17 (8.59%) Continuous Integration
11 17 (8.59%) Analytics
12 14 (7.07%) Web Development
12 14 (7.07%) Kanban
13 13 (6.57%) SDLC
14 10 (5.05%) Stakeholder Management
15 9 (4.55%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 150 (75.76%) C#
2 67 (33.84%) SQL
3 66 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 38 (19.19%) T-SQL
5 37 (18.69%) VB
6 33 (16.67%) VB.NET
7 24 (12.12%) Ruby
8 19 (9.60%) VB6
9 11 (5.56%) Java
10 9 (4.55%) C++
10 9 (4.55%) Python
11 8 (4.04%) R
12 6 (3.03%) C
13 5 (2.53%) Scala
14 4 (2.02%) PL/SQL
15 3 (1.52%) Delphi
16 1 (0.51%) VBScript
16 1 (0.51%) Fortran
16 1 (0.51%) Pascal
16 1 (0.51%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 17 (8.59%) Microsoft Certification
1 17 (8.59%) Degree
2 5 (2.53%) MCP
3 4 (2.02%) MCAD
3 4 (2.02%) MCSD
3 4 (2.02%) SC Cleared
3 4 (2.02%) MCTS
3 4 (2.02%) Security Cleared
4 3 (1.52%) MCSA
5 2 (1.01%) MCSE
6 1 (0.51%) MCDBA
6 1 (0.51%) MOS
6 1 (0.51%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.55%) PMBOK
2 4 (2.02%) QA
3 3 (1.52%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (11.62%) Active Directory
2 5 (2.53%) Hyper-V
3 3 (1.52%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.51%) vSphere
Vendors
1 85 (42.93%) Microsoft
2 23 (11.62%) Oracle
3 12 (6.06%) VMware
4 8 (4.04%) Teradata
4 8 (4.04%) Cognos
4 8 (4.04%) IBM
4 8 (4.04%) Tableau
4 8 (4.04%) Cloudera
5 5 (2.53%) Salesforce.com
5 5 (2.53%) Pega
6 3 (1.52%) Sitecore
6 3 (1.52%) NetApp
6 3 (1.52%) Cisco
6 3 (1.52%) RedDot
7 2 (1.01%) Citrix
8 1 (0.51%) Sybase
8 1 (0.51%) BT
8 1 (0.51%) OpenText
8 1 (0.51%) Google
8 1 (0.51%) WatchGuard
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum DOE + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £28k - 50k per year + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: Circa £30,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Posted: 5 days ago
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Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £23000 - £35000 per annum + Company Car
Posted: 6 days ago