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 22 July 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 61 28 40
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +12
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 14 48 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 1.74% 7.35% 4.27%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.67% 23.19% 12.96%
Number of salaries quoted 12 47 35
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -27.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,250 £27,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+9.58% -2.66%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
210 207 270
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 26.15% 31.70% 32.93%
Number of salaries quoted 179 184 232
Average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £61,500 £50,400
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
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 22 July 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 22 July 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
(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
Tyne and Wear -18 11 £36,500 +12.30% 6
Northumberland -9 2 £23,000 -63.20%
Durham -7 1 £31,500 -3.07% 1
SQL Server 2008
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 31 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 25 (80.65%) SQL
3 19 (61.29%) T-SQL
4 16 (51.61%) Windows
5 15 (48.39%) Microsoft
6 13 (41.94%) Oracle
6 13 (41.94%) SQL Server 2005
7 11 (35.48%) MySQL
8 9 (29.03%) MS Excel
8 9 (29.03%) SQL Server 2000
8 9 (29.03%) Oracle Database
9 8 (25.81%) MCP
9 8 (25.81%) C#
9 8 (25.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 7 (22.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 7 (22.58%) .NET
11 6 (19.35%) Web Services
11 6 (19.35%) XML
11 6 (19.35%) E-business
12 5 (16.13%) WCF
12 5 (16.13%) Team Foundation Server
12 5 (16.13%) Business Intelligence
13 4 (12.90%) BizTalk Server
13 4 (12.90%) Migration
13 4 (12.90%) CSS
13 4 (12.90%) C++
13 4 (12.90%) HTML
13 4 (12.90%) Security Cleared
14 3 (9.68%) Replication
14 3 (9.68%) Clustering

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

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 (12.90%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 9 (29.03%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.45%) MS Office
3 1 (3.23%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (3.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) Unified Communications
1 1 (3.23%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 13 (41.94%) SQL Server 2005
3 11 (35.48%) MySQL
4 9 (29.03%) SQL Server 2000
4 9 (29.03%) Oracle Database
5 8 (25.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (22.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (6.45%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (6.45%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (6.45%) Oracle9i Database
7 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (6.45%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (3.23%) PerformancePoint
8 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (3.23%) SQL CLR
8 1 (3.23%) NoSQL
8 1 (3.23%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (3.23%) Data Mining
8 1 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (3.23%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 5 (16.13%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (6.45%) Finance
1 2 (6.45%) Manufacturing
1 2 (6.45%) Advertising
1 2 (6.45%) Local Government
2 1 (3.23%) Marketing
2 1 (3.23%) Electronics
2 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (48.39%) DBA
2 13 (41.94%) Developer
3 12 (38.71%) SQL DBA
4 7 (22.58%) SQL Server DBA
5 6 (19.35%) Administrator
5 6 (19.35%) C# Developer
6 5 (16.13%) Software Developer
7 4 (12.90%) Analyst
7 4 (12.90%) Applications Support
7 4 (12.90%) C# Software Developer
7 4 (12.90%) C++/C# Developer
7 4 (12.90%) C++ Developer
7 4 (12.90%) C++ Software Developer
8 3 (9.68%) Support Analyst
9 2 (6.45%) Business Developer
9 2 (6.45%) Senior Developer
9 2 (6.45%) C# .NET Developer
9 2 (6.45%) Applications Support Analyst
9 2 (6.45%) Systems Developer
10 1 (3.23%) Report Writer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (22.58%) .NET
2 6 (19.35%) Web Services
2 6 (19.35%) XML
3 5 (16.13%) WCF
4 4 (12.90%) CSS
4 4 (12.90%) HTML
5 3 (9.68%) jQuery
5 3 (9.68%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (9.68%) ASP.NET
6 2 (6.45%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 2 (6.45%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 2 (6.45%) .NET Framework
7 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (3.23%) MDX
7 1 (3.23%) Ajax
7 1 (3.23%) LINQ
7 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 1 (3.23%) Razor View Engine
7 1 (3.23%) CSS3
7 1 (3.23%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.68%) Replication
1 3 (9.68%) Clustering
2 2 (6.45%) N-Tier
3 1 (3.23%) Statistics
3 1 (3.23%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 16 (51.61%) Windows
2 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.23%) UNIX
3 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (19.35%) E-business
2 5 (16.13%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (12.90%) Migration
4 3 (9.68%) MVC
5 2 (6.45%) Scrum
5 2 (6.45%) Service Management
5 2 (6.45%) Service Delivery
5 2 (6.45%) ERP
5 2 (6.45%) Problem Management
5 2 (6.45%) Document Management
5 2 (6.45%) Capacity Management
5 2 (6.45%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (3.23%) Web Application Development
6 1 (3.23%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (3.23%) Software Engineering
6 1 (3.23%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (3.23%) Programme Management
6 1 (3.23%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (3.23%) Analytics
6 1 (3.23%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 25 (80.65%) SQL
2 19 (61.29%) T-SQL
3 8 (25.81%) C#
4 4 (12.90%) C++
5 3 (9.68%) JavaScript
6 2 (6.45%) VB.NET
7 1 (3.23%) PowerShell
7 1 (3.23%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 1 (3.23%) Python
7 1 (3.23%) PL/SQL
7 1 (3.23%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (25.81%) MCP
2 4 (12.90%) Security Cleared
3 2 (6.45%) Degree
4 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (6.45%) Oracle RAC
1 2 (6.45%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (3.23%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (6.45%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 15 (48.39%) Microsoft
2 13 (41.94%) Oracle
3 1 (3.23%) SAP
3 1 (3.23%) Epicor
3 1 (3.23%) Sony
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Concept Personnel
Salary: Salary negotiable depending on experience
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £32,000 to £37,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
South Shields, Tyne and Wear
Gem Partnership
Salary: From £16,000 to £19,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Durham
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago