The first table below looks at the demand for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the North East region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 58 30 37
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +7
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 17 43 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 2.30% 5.70% 4.53%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.91% 19.11% 15.57%
Number of salaries quoted 16 43 35
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £27,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,750 £37,500 £41,900
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Database & Business Intelligence Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
215 225 244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 29.05% 29.84% 29.08%
Number of salaries quoted 193 197 208
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,636 £26,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
SQL Server 2008
England

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the North East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in the North East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the North East region.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in the North East

SQL Server 2008
Salary Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the North East region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in the North East

SQL Server 2008
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 within the North East region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -20 13 £40,000 +23.07% 7
Northumberland - 3 £41,250 -
Durham -17 1 £31,500 +14.54%
SQL Server 2008
England

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the North East 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 35 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 29 (82.86%) SQL
3 20 (57.14%) Microsoft
4 19 (54.29%) T-SQL
5 18 (51.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 16 (45.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 15 (42.86%) SQL Server 2005
8 14 (40.00%) .NET
8 14 (40.00%) Windows
9 11 (31.43%) Web Services
10 10 (28.57%) C#
10 10 (28.57%) SQL Server 2000
11 9 (25.71%) Business Intelligence
12 8 (22.86%) MySQL
12 8 (22.86%) Oracle
12 8 (22.86%) XML
12 8 (22.86%) MCP
12 8 (22.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 7 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
13 7 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
13 7 (20.00%) Oracle Database
14 6 (17.14%) ASP.NET
14 6 (17.14%) jQuery
15 5 (14.29%) Tandem
15 5 (14.29%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 5 (14.29%) Ajax
15 5 (14.29%) VB.NET
15 5 (14.29%) MS Excel
15 5 (14.29%) E-business
16 4 (11.43%) SharePoint

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the North East 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 4 (11.43%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.86%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (2.86%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (2.86%) IBM Notes
2 1 (2.86%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 5 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.86%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (2.86%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.86%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 18 (51.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 16 (45.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 15 (42.86%) SQL Server 2005
5 10 (28.57%) SQL Server 2000
6 8 (22.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 8 (22.86%) MySQL
7 7 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
7 7 (20.00%) Oracle Database
7 7 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (14.29%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 3 (8.57%) SQL CLR
10 1 (2.86%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
10 1 (2.86%) PerformancePoint
10 1 (2.86%) DTS
10 1 (2.86%) Data Mining
10 1 (2.86%) OLAP
10 1 (2.86%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (2.86%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 3 (8.57%) Visual Studio
2 2 (5.71%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 2 (5.71%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.86%) Marketing
2 1 (2.86%) Electronics
2 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.86%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (48.57%) Developer
2 14 (40.00%) DBA
3 12 (34.29%) SQL DBA
4 10 (28.57%) SQL Developer
5 8 (22.86%) SQL Server Developer
6 7 (20.00%) Administrator
6 7 (20.00%) SQL Server DBA
7 3 (8.57%) C# Developer
7 3 (8.57%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (8.57%) Architect
7 3 (8.57%) C# .NET Developer
8 2 (5.71%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 2 (5.71%) Software Developer
8 2 (5.71%) Business Developer
8 2 (5.71%) .NET Developer
9 1 (2.86%) Systems Developer
9 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET Developer
9 1 (2.86%) Database Developer
9 1 (2.86%) Team Leader
9 1 (2.86%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (40.00%) .NET
2 11 (31.43%) Web Services
3 8 (22.86%) XML
4 6 (17.14%) ASP.NET
4 6 (17.14%) jQuery
5 5 (14.29%) Ajax
6 3 (8.57%) HTML
6 3 (8.57%) WSDL
6 3 (8.57%) CSS
6 3 (8.57%) REST
7 2 (5.71%) Classic ASP
7 2 (5.71%) WCF
7 2 (5.71%) LINQ
8 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (2.86%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 1 (2.86%) .NET Framework
8 1 (2.86%) MDX
8 1 (2.86%) Flash
8 1 (2.86%) EDI
8 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.29%) Tandem
2 4 (11.43%) Clustering
3 3 (8.57%) Replication
3 3 (8.57%) N-Tier
4 1 (2.86%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 14 (40.00%) Windows
2 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (25.71%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (14.29%) E-business
3 3 (8.57%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (5.71%) ETL
4 2 (5.71%) Unit Testing
4 2 (5.71%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (5.71%) MVC
4 2 (5.71%) Migration
4 2 (5.71%) Automated Testing
5 1 (2.86%) Software Engineering
5 1 (2.86%) Web Development
5 1 (2.86%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (2.86%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (2.86%) Scrum
5 1 (2.86%) Programme Management
5 1 (2.86%) B2B
5 1 (2.86%) B2C
5 1 (2.86%) Change Management
5 1 (2.86%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (2.86%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 29 (82.86%) SQL
2 19 (54.29%) T-SQL
3 10 (28.57%) C#
4 5 (14.29%) VB.NET
5 3 (8.57%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.86%) VBA
6 1 (2.86%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.86%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 8 (22.86%) MCP
2 1 (2.86%) ISEB
2 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.86%) Sun Certification
2 1 (2.86%) OCMJEA
2 1 (2.86%) Degree
2 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Certified Architect
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) QA
1 1 (2.86%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (2.86%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 20 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 8 (22.86%) Oracle
3 1 (2.86%) SAP
3 1 (2.86%) IBM
3 1 (2.86%) Sun
3 1 (2.86%) Epicor
3 1 (2.86%) Lotus
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Catalyst
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum plus good benefits package
Posted: 6 hours ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £18,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
People Source Consulting
Salary: £34000 - £48000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Sharpe Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £30,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Tyne and Wear
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum To £45k & Corporate Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
North East
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum To £45k & Corporate Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago