The table below looks at the statistics 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 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 2008
Rank 70 57 26
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -31
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 12 15 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 1.55% 1.81% 7.35%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.41% 6.88% 23.81%
Number of salaries quoted 12 14 49
Average salary £25,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.07% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
SQL Server 2008
England

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 North East region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
272 218 210
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 35.10% 26.27% 30.88%
Number of salaries quoted 232 179 189
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £48,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%

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 4 August 2015.

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 4 August 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northumberland +10 8 £25,000 +8.69%
Tyne and Wear -15 4 £32,500 -10.95% 1
SQL Server 2008
England

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

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 48 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 38 (79.17%) ASP.NET
2 38 (79.17%) C#
2 38 (79.17%) .NET
3 36 (75.00%) Microsoft
4 31 (64.58%) HTML
4 31 (64.58%) CSS
5 27 (56.25%) JavaScript
6 23 (47.92%) Ajax
7 19 (39.58%) jQuery
8 16 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
8 16 (33.33%) OO
9 15 (31.25%) SQL
10 14 (29.17%) CRM
10 14 (29.17%) Web Development
11 13 (27.08%) XHTML
12 11 (22.92%) VB
12 11 (22.92%) N-Tier
12 11 (22.92%) Team Foundation Server
13 10 (20.83%) SQL Server 2012
13 10 (20.83%) Windows
14 9 (18.75%) MS Excel
14 9 (18.75%) .NET Framework
15 8 (16.67%) SharePoint
16 7 (14.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 7 (14.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 6 (12.50%) T-SQL
17 6 (12.50%) Crystal Reports
17 6 (12.50%) IIS
17 6 (12.50%) Agile Software Development

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

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 8 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 6 (12.50%) IIS
3 5 (10.42%) SharePoint 2013
3 5 (10.42%) BizTalk Server
3 5 (10.42%) SharePoint 2010
4 4 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (8.33%) MS Exchange
5 3 (6.25%) CMS
5 3 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (2.08%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 9 (18.75%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.25%) Fireworks
2 3 (6.25%) Photoshop
3 2 (4.17%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (10.42%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.08%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.25%) LAN
1 3 (6.25%) WAN
1 3 (6.25%) SAN
1 3 (6.25%) Firewall
1 3 (6.25%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (2.08%) NAS
2 1 (2.08%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 16 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 10 (20.83%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (14.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (14.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (12.50%) Crystal Reports
6 5 (10.42%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (8.33%) BusinessObjects
8 3 (6.25%) SAP BI
8 3 (6.25%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (2.08%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (2.08%) Oracle Database
9 1 (2.08%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (22.92%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (10.42%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.08%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 3 (6.25%) Finance
2 1 (2.08%) Retail
2 1 (2.08%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 39 (81.25%) Developer
2 25 (52.08%) .NET Developer
3 22 (45.83%) Web Developer
4 13 (27.08%) ASP.NET Developer
5 11 (22.92%) C# Developer
6 9 (18.75%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 9 (18.75%) C# .NET Developer
7 8 (16.67%) .NET Web Developer
8 7 (14.58%) Software Developer
9 6 (12.50%) Senior Developer
10 5 (10.42%) Senior Web Developer
11 4 (8.33%) Development Manager
11 4 (8.33%) Senior Manager
11 4 (8.33%) Web Development Manager
11 4 (8.33%) Senior Development Manager
11 4 (8.33%) .NET Software Developer
11 4 (8.33%) SharePoint Developer
11 4 (8.33%) Web Manager
12 3 (6.25%) Business Intelligence Specialist
12 3 (6.25%) Field Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (79.17%) .NET
1 38 (79.17%) ASP.NET
2 31 (64.58%) CSS
2 31 (64.58%) HTML
3 23 (47.92%) Ajax
4 19 (39.58%) jQuery
5 13 (27.08%) XHTML
6 9 (18.75%) .NET Framework
7 5 (10.42%) WCF
8 3 (6.25%) XML
8 3 (6.25%) ADO.NET
9 2 (4.17%) CSS3
9 2 (4.17%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (4.17%) HTML5
10 1 (2.08%) Entity Framework
10 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
10 1 (2.08%) Web Services
10 1 (2.08%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 11 (22.92%) N-Tier
2 1 (2.08%) Clustering
2 1 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 10 (20.83%) Windows
2 4 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.08%) Windows XP
4 1 (2.08%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.08%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (33.33%) OO
2 14 (29.17%) CRM
2 14 (29.17%) Web Development
3 6 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (10.42%) MVC
5 4 (8.33%) OOA/OOD
5 4 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (4.17%) ERP
6 2 (4.17%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (2.08%) Patch Management
7 1 (2.08%) Unit Testing
7 1 (2.08%) Time Management
7 1 (2.08%) Waterfall
7 1 (2.08%) Software Deployment
7 1 (2.08%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (2.08%) Network Monitoring
7 1 (2.08%) ETL
7 1 (2.08%) Asset Management
7 1 (2.08%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 38 (79.17%) C#
2 27 (56.25%) JavaScript
3 15 (31.25%) SQL
4 11 (22.92%) VB
5 6 (12.50%) T-SQL
6 4 (8.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (10.42%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (8.33%) MCTS
2 4 (8.33%) SC Cleared
2 4 (8.33%) MCP
2 4 (8.33%) MCAD
2 4 (8.33%) MCSD
2 4 (8.33%) Security Cleared
3 3 (6.25%) Degree
4 1 (2.08%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.08%) MCSE
4 1 (2.08%) MCSA
4 1 (2.08%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.08%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (8.33%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (6.25%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.08%) vSphere
Vendors
1 36 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.25%) NetApp
2 3 (6.25%) VMware
2 3 (6.25%) SAP
2 3 (6.25%) Cisco
3 1 (2.08%) Oracle
3 1 (2.08%) WatchGuard
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