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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 8 13 6
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -7
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 111 74 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 24.78% 14.10% 19.22%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 62.71% 48.68% 70.68%
Number of salaries quoted 89 68 80
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £27,450
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
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
177 152 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 39.51% 28.95% 27.20%
Number of salaries quoted 140 141 110
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £46,983
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.89%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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.

1 157 (77.34%) .NET
2 146 (71.92%) C#
3 119 (58.62%) ASP.NET
4 100 (49.26%) Microsoft
5 94 (46.31%) Agile Software Development
6 93 (45.81%) SQL
7 77 (37.93%) JavaScript
8 75 (36.95%) .NET Framework
9 74 (36.45%) MVC
10 72 (35.47%) HTML
11 58 (28.57%) CSS
11 58 (28.57%) Windows
12 52 (25.62%) T-SQL
13 51 (25.12%) ASP.NET MVC
14 45 (22.17%) jQuery
14 45 (22.17%) SQL Server 2008
15 44 (21.67%) WCF
15 44 (21.67%) Ajax
15 44 (21.67%) OO
15 44 (21.67%) MS Excel
16 42 (20.69%) Entity Framework
17 35 (17.24%) VB
18 33 (16.26%) VB.NET
19 32 (15.76%) TDD
20 31 (15.27%) Visual Studio
21 30 (14.78%) Microsoft Certification
21 30 (14.78%) Waterfall
21 30 (14.78%) ASP.NET Web API
22 29 (14.29%) WPF
23 28 (13.79%) CRM

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 26 (12.81%) SharePoint
2 20 (9.85%) MS Exchange
2 20 (9.85%) IIS
3 18 (8.87%) Node.js
4 13 (6.40%) SharePoint 2013
5 12 (5.91%) SharePoint 2010
5 12 (5.91%) BizTalk Server
6 11 (5.42%) CMS
7 10 (4.93%) Exchange Server 2010
8 8 (3.94%) Exchange Server 2013
8 8 (3.94%) Exchange Server 2007
8 8 (3.94%) Exchange Server 2003
8 8 (3.94%) SAS
9 6 (2.96%) MQSeries
10 5 (2.46%) Orchard CMS
11 3 (1.48%) Lync
11 3 (1.48%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 3 (1.48%) Office Communications Server
12 2 (0.99%) Umbraco
12 2 (0.99%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 44 (21.67%) MS Excel
2 8 (3.94%) SPSS
3 1 (0.49%) MS Office
3 1 (0.49%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.49%) Fireworks
3 1 (0.49%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 17 (8.37%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (2.46%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.49%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 23 (11.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (5.42%) Office 365
3 9 (4.43%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.99%) Heroku
4 2 (0.99%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (5.42%) SAN
2 9 (4.43%) Wi-Fi
3 8 (3.94%) LAN
3 8 (3.94%) WAN
3 8 (3.94%) Firewall
4 4 (1.97%) NAS
4 4 (1.97%) HTTP
5 3 (1.48%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.99%) DHCP
6 2 (0.99%) SSL
6 2 (0.99%) DNS
7 1 (0.49%) GPRS
7 1 (0.49%) GSM
7 1 (0.49%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (22.17%) SQL Server 2008
2 17 (8.37%) NoSQL
3 14 (6.90%) Relational Database
4 12 (5.91%) SQL Server 2005
4 12 (5.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 10 (4.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 9 (4.43%) MongoDB
6 9 (4.43%) SQL Server 2012
7 8 (3.94%) Pentaho
7 8 (3.94%) QlikView
8 7 (3.45%) Crystal Reports
9 6 (2.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 6 (2.96%) DB2
9 6 (2.96%) MySQL
10 4 (1.97%) SQL Server 2000
10 4 (1.97%) VLDB
11 3 (1.48%) Oracle Database
11 3 (1.48%) Oracle Database 10g
12 2 (0.99%) Oracle Database 11g
13 1 (0.49%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 31 (15.27%) Visual Studio
2 21 (10.34%) Git (software)
3 18 (8.87%) Team Foundation Server
4 13 (6.40%) NUnit
5 9 (4.43%) Moq
6 6 (2.96%) JUnit
7 4 (1.97%) MSTest
8 3 (1.48%) Rhino Mocks
8 3 (1.48%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 3 (1.48%) ReSharper
9 2 (0.99%) JIRA
9 2 (0.99%) Selenium
9 2 (0.99%) SpecFlow
10 1 (0.49%) Oracle Forms
10 1 (0.49%) Subversion
10 1 (0.49%) TeamCity
10 1 (0.49%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 18 (8.87%) Finance
2 9 (4.43%) Advertising
3 5 (2.46%) Back Office
3 5 (2.46%) German Language
4 2 (0.99%) Retail
5 1 (0.49%) Electronics
5 1 (0.49%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.49%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 145 (71.43%) Developer
2 80 (39.41%) .NET Developer
3 27 (13.30%) C# Developer
4 24 (11.82%) Software Developer
5 23 (11.33%) Senior Developer
5 23 (11.33%) C# .NET Developer
6 18 (8.87%) Web Developer
7 15 (7.39%) ASP.NET Developer
8 13 (6.40%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 12 (5.91%) .NET Web Developer
10 11 (5.42%) SharePoint Developer
10 11 (5.42%) Senior .NET Developer
10 11 (5.42%) AWS Developer
11 10 (4.93%) Graduate
12 9 (4.43%) Consultant
12 9 (4.43%) Junior
13 8 (3.94%) SAS BI Consultant
13 8 (3.94%) Field Engineer
14 7 (3.45%) Business Intelligence Consultant
14 7 (3.45%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 157 (77.34%) .NET
2 119 (58.62%) ASP.NET
3 75 (36.95%) .NET Framework
4 72 (35.47%) HTML
5 58 (28.57%) CSS
6 51 (25.12%) ASP.NET MVC
7 45 (22.17%) jQuery
8 44 (21.67%) WCF
8 44 (21.67%) Ajax
9 42 (20.69%) Entity Framework
10 30 (14.78%) ASP.NET Web API
11 29 (14.29%) WPF
12 27 (13.30%) Web Services
13 25 (12.32%) HTML5
14 22 (10.84%) RESTful
15 16 (7.88%) WinForms
16 15 (7.39%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 12 (5.91%) LINQ
18 9 (4.43%) XHTML
19 8 (3.94%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 20 (9.85%) Enterprise Software
2 11 (5.42%) N-Tier
3 10 (4.93%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (3.94%) Visualisation
4 8 (3.94%) Open Source
5 3 (1.48%) Inversion of Control
5 3 (1.48%) Blackberry
6 2 (0.99%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.49%) User Experience
7 1 (0.49%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.49%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.49%) Physics
7 1 (0.49%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 58 (28.57%) Windows
2 14 (6.90%) UNIX
3 11 (5.42%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (5.42%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (4.93%) Linux
5 8 (3.94%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.49%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.49%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.49%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (46.31%) Agile Software Development
2 74 (36.45%) MVC
3 44 (21.67%) OO
4 32 (15.76%) TDD
5 30 (14.78%) Waterfall
6 28 (13.79%) CRM
6 28 (13.79%) ITIL
7 27 (13.30%) Project Management
8 26 (12.81%) Analytics
9 21 (10.34%) Web Application Development
10 20 (9.85%) Web Development
11 19 (9.36%) Scrum
12 18 (8.87%) Process Management
12 18 (8.87%) PRINCE2
12 18 (8.87%) Unit Testing
12 18 (8.87%) Time Management
12 18 (8.87%) Test Strategy
12 18 (8.87%) BDD
13 12 (5.91%) Dependency Injection
14 11 (5.42%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 146 (71.92%) C#
2 93 (45.81%) SQL
3 77 (37.93%) JavaScript
4 52 (25.62%) T-SQL
5 35 (17.24%) VB
6 33 (16.26%) VB.NET
7 23 (11.33%) VB6
8 17 (8.37%) Ruby
9 10 (4.93%) Java
9 10 (4.93%) C++
10 9 (4.43%) Python
11 8 (3.94%) R
12 7 (3.45%) C
13 6 (2.96%) Scala
14 5 (2.46%) TypeScript
15 4 (1.97%) PL/SQL
16 3 (1.48%) Delphi
17 1 (0.49%) VBScript
17 1 (0.49%) Fortran
17 1 (0.49%) Pascal
Qualifications
1 30 (14.78%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (7.39%) Degree
3 11 (5.42%) MCP
3 11 (5.42%) MCAD
3 11 (5.42%) MCSD
3 11 (5.42%) MCTS
4 9 (4.43%) SC Cleared
4 9 (4.43%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.49%) MCSA
5 1 (0.49%) MOS
5 1 (0.49%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (8.87%) PMBOK
2 3 (1.48%) SLA
2 3 (1.48%) QA
System Software
1 23 (11.33%) Active Directory
2 8 (3.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (3.94%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.49%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (0.49%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (0.49%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 100 (49.26%) Microsoft
2 26 (12.81%) Oracle
3 11 (5.42%) NetApp
4 9 (4.43%) Business Objects
4 9 (4.43%) Cognos
5 8 (3.94%) Cloudera
5 8 (3.94%) Tableau
5 8 (3.94%) Teradata
5 8 (3.94%) Cisco
5 8 (3.94%) IBM
5 8 (3.94%) VMware
6 6 (2.96%) Pega
6 6 (2.96%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (1.97%) CA
8 2 (0.99%) Sitecore
8 2 (0.99%) RedDot
9 1 (0.49%) SAP
9 1 (0.49%) Sybase
9 1 (0.49%) BT
9 1 (0.49%) Google
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Enh Maternity, Life Cover
Posted: 2 days ago
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Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Pension, Bike Scheme, life cover
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Microsoft Certs and Amazing Package
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