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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 61 67 41
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -26
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 11 17 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 1.55% 2.37% 5.44%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.67% 6.03% 15.58%
Number of salaries quoted 10 15 39
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £32,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +24.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,450 £20,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
194 282 276
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 27.36% 39.28% 34.94%
Number of salaries quoted 153 248 246
Median salary £40,000 £36,018 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.05% +2.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,745 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

The demand trend of job ads across the North East 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 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 10 December 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 within the North East region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear +1 10 £40,000 +60.00%
SQL Server 2008
England

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

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 North East region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 22 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 20 (90.91%) C#
2 20 (90.91%) .NET
3 18 (81.82%) SQL
4 17 (77.27%) T-SQL
4 17 (77.27%) .NET Framework
5 16 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (68.18%) Web Services
6 15 (68.18%) BizTalk Server
7 14 (63.64%) OO
7 14 (63.64%) Scrum
8 13 (59.09%) Microsoft
8 13 (59.09%) XML
8 13 (59.09%) Team Foundation Server
9 12 (54.55%) Security Cleared
9 12 (54.55%) C++
9 12 (54.55%) WCF
10 11 (50.00%) Java
11 10 (45.45%) Subversion
11 10 (45.45%) Git (software)
11 10 (45.45%) CA Agile Central
12 8 (36.36%) Degree
13 7 (31.82%) Software Engineering
13 7 (31.82%) Windows
13 7 (31.82%) SC Cleared
14 6 (27.27%) JavaScript
14 6 (27.27%) Migration
15 5 (22.73%) HTML
15 5 (22.73%) MS Excel
15 5 (22.73%) CSS

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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 15 (68.18%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (13.64%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (22.73%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (22.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (13.64%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (9.09%) Amazon Redshift
4 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database
5 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 13 (59.09%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (45.45%) Git (software)
2 10 (45.45%) Subversion
3 3 (13.64%) CruiseControl
3 3 (13.64%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (13.64%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (86.36%) Developer
2 17 (77.27%) C# Developer
3 13 (59.09%) .NET Developer
3 13 (59.09%) C# .NET Developer
4 11 (50.00%) Software Developer
5 10 (45.45%) C# Software Developer
6 8 (36.36%) .NET Software Developer
7 5 (22.73%) C++ Developer
7 5 (22.73%) C++/C# Developer
8 4 (18.18%) .NET Software Engineer
8 4 (18.18%) C# Software Engineer
8 4 (18.18%) Software Engineer
9 3 (13.64%) Developer/Software Engineer
9 3 (13.64%) SQL Developer
10 2 (9.09%) Administrator
10 2 (9.09%) C++ Software Developer
10 2 (9.09%) DBA
10 2 (9.09%) SQL DBA
11 1 (4.55%) Software Development Engineer
11 1 (4.55%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (90.91%) .NET
2 17 (77.27%) .NET Framework
3 15 (68.18%) Web Services
4 13 (59.09%) XML
5 12 (54.55%) WCF
6 5 (22.73%) CSS
6 5 (22.73%) HTML
6 5 (22.73%) HTML5
7 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET
7 4 (18.18%) MFC
8 3 (13.64%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (13.64%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 3 (13.64%) CSS3
8 3 (13.64%) jQuery
8 3 (13.64%) KnockoutJS
8 3 (13.64%) LINQ
8 3 (13.64%) WPF
9 2 (9.09%) WebGL
10 1 (4.55%) Angular 2
10 1 (4.55%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Computer Science
1 2 (9.09%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (31.82%) Windows
2 4 (18.18%) Windows Server
3 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (63.64%) OO
2 14 (63.64%) Scrum
3 7 (31.82%) Software Engineering
4 6 (27.27%) Migration
5 3 (13.64%) Automated Testing
5 3 (13.64%) Business Analysis
5 3 (13.64%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (13.64%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (13.64%) CRM
5 3 (13.64%) ITIL
5 3 (13.64%) MVC
5 3 (13.64%) Project Management
5 3 (13.64%) TDD
6 2 (9.09%) Cross-Platform Development
6 2 (9.09%) SDLC
6 2 (9.09%) Systems Analysis
6 2 (9.09%) Workflow
7 1 (4.55%) Data Security
7 1 (4.55%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 20 (90.91%) C#
2 18 (81.82%) SQL
3 17 (77.27%) T-SQL
4 12 (54.55%) C++
5 11 (50.00%) Java
6 6 (27.27%) JavaScript
7 2 (9.09%) C
7 2 (9.09%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 12 (54.55%) Security Cleared
2 8 (36.36%) Degree
3 7 (31.82%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) QA
System Software
1 2 (9.09%) Docker
1 2 (9.09%) LXC
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) SCOM
Vendors
1 13 (59.09%) Microsoft
2 10 (45.45%) CA Agile Central
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle
3 1 (4.55%) VMware