The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 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 over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 4 7 9
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +2
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 177 178 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 22.10% 22.73% 14.93%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 65.56% 63.80% 51.68%
Number of salaries quoted 155 154 120
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,764 £27,500 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £42,500 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%
SQL Server
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
270 279 238
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 33.71% 35.63% 28.88%
Number of salaries quoted 236 237 205
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,764 £26,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

The demand trend of job ads across the North East region citing SQL Server as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

SQL Server
Salary Trend in the North East

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

SQL Server Salary Trend in the North East

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server across the North East region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in the North East

SQL Server
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 within the North East region over the 3 months to 28 July 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 +5 157 £39,000 +4.00% 27
Durham -2 20 £30,764 -23.09% 2
SQL Server
England

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, IT jobs citing SQL Server 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.

1 242 (69.54%) .NET
2 210 (60.34%) ASP.NET
3 204 (58.62%) C#
4 200 (57.47%) MVC
5 190 (54.60%) Microsoft
6 181 (52.01%) SQL
7 167 (47.99%) Agile Software Development
8 142 (40.80%) ASP.NET MVC
9 136 (39.08%) JavaScript
10 115 (33.05%) .NET Framework
11 107 (30.75%) HTML
12 99 (28.45%) CSS
13 91 (26.15%) WCF
14 90 (25.86%) Web Services
15 83 (23.85%) MS Excel
16 81 (23.28%) Windows
16 81 (23.28%) ASP.NET Web API
17 80 (22.99%) TDD
18 77 (22.13%) Scrum
19 70 (20.11%) Entity Framework
20 64 (18.39%) SQL Server 2014
20 64 (18.39%) Windows Server
20 64 (18.39%) jQuery
21 63 (18.10%) ASP.NET MVC 5
22 60 (17.24%) ITIL
22 60 (17.24%) OO
22 60 (17.24%) T-SQL
23 59 (16.95%) RESTful
24 57 (16.38%) Git (software)
25 56 (16.09%) BDD

SQL Server
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 50 (14.37%) IIS
2 28 (8.05%) SharePoint
3 21 (6.03%) BizTalk Server
4 13 (3.74%) CMS
5 12 (3.45%) MS Exchange
6 11 (3.16%) OpenStack
6 11 (3.16%) SharePoint 2013
6 11 (3.16%) Skype for Business
7 9 (2.59%) Exchange Server 2010
7 9 (2.59%) Exchange Server 2013
8 5 (1.44%) Tomcat
9 4 (1.15%) Apache
9 4 (1.15%) WebSphere
10 3 (0.86%) Confluence
10 3 (0.86%) Documentum
10 3 (0.86%) NServiceBus
10 3 (0.86%) SAS
10 3 (0.86%) SharePoint 2010
10 3 (0.86%) SharePoint Server
10 3 (0.86%) Umbraco
Applications
1 83 (23.85%) MS Excel
2 10 (2.87%) MS Office
3 4 (1.15%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.29%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 25 (7.18%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.72%) Oracle Financials
3 4 (1.15%) Maximo
4 1 (0.29%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.29%) Dynamics GP
4 1 (0.29%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 24 (6.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (4.60%) Amazon AWS
3 15 (4.31%) Office 365
4 10 (2.87%) Sage Pay
5 8 (2.30%) DigitalOcean
5 8 (2.30%) Linode
6 5 (1.44%) GitHub
6 5 (1.44%) SaaS
7 3 (0.86%) Force.com
8 2 (0.57%) Azure Active Directory
8 2 (0.57%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.57%) PaaS
9 1 (0.29%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.29%) Google Analytics
9 1 (0.29%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (4.02%) DHCP
2 12 (3.45%) DNS
3 11 (3.16%) SSL
4 9 (2.59%) Skype
5 7 (2.01%) Internet
6 4 (1.15%) SAN
6 4 (1.15%) TCP/IP
7 2 (0.57%) HTTP
7 2 (0.57%) Intranet
8 1 (0.29%) Firewall
8 1 (0.29%) HTTPS
8 1 (0.29%) LAN
8 1 (0.29%) NAS
8 1 (0.29%) SNMP
8 1 (0.29%) VPN
8 1 (0.29%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (18.39%) SQL Server 2014
2 48 (13.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 46 (13.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 44 (12.64%) NoSQL
5 41 (11.78%) SQL Server 2008
6 40 (11.49%) SQL Server 2012
7 36 (10.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 34 (9.77%) MySQL
9 25 (7.18%) Relational Database
10 21 (6.03%) SQL Server 2005
11 11 (3.16%) PostgreSQL
12 10 (2.87%) SQL Server 2000
13 6 (1.72%) DB2
13 6 (1.72%) OLAP
13 6 (1.72%) Oracle Discoverer
13 6 (1.72%) PerformancePoint
13 6 (1.72%) SQLite
14 5 (1.44%) DataStage
14 5 (1.44%) PowerPivot
14 5 (1.44%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 57 (16.38%) Git (software)
2 46 (13.22%) Team Foundation Server
3 37 (10.63%) Visual Studio
4 12 (3.45%) CruiseControl
5 11 (3.16%) Vagrant
6 10 (2.87%) Subversion
7 9 (2.59%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 5 (1.44%) GitLab
8 5 (1.44%) JIRA
9 3 (0.86%) MSTest
9 3 (0.86%) NUnit
9 3 (0.86%) TeamCity
10 2 (0.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 2 (0.57%) git-flow
10 2 (0.57%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 1 (0.29%) Eclipse
11 1 (0.29%) Maven
11 1 (0.29%) Mockito
11 1 (0.29%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 32 (9.20%) Finance
2 29 (8.33%) Marketing
3 21 (6.03%) Telecoms
4 20 (5.75%) Games
5 19 (5.46%) Advertising
6 3 (0.86%) Retail
7 1 (0.29%) Back Office
7 1 (0.29%) Law
7 1 (0.29%) Legal
7 1 (0.29%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 243 (69.83%) Developer
2 163 (46.84%) .NET Developer
3 73 (20.98%) C# Developer
4 67 (19.25%) Software Developer
5 66 (18.97%) C# .NET Developer
6 51 (14.66%) .NET Software Developer
7 46 (13.22%) ASP.NET Developer
8 41 (11.78%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 40 (11.49%) SQL Developer
10 31 (8.91%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 26 (7.47%) C# Software Developer
12 25 (7.18%) DBA
12 25 (7.18%) SQL DBA
13 22 (6.32%) Web Developer
14 21 (6.03%) Senior Developer
15 20 (5.75%) Lead Developer
16 19 (5.46%) Analyst
17 17 (4.89%) Software Engineer
18 16 (4.60%) .NET Web Developer
18 16 (4.60%) Lead .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 242 (69.54%) .NET
2 210 (60.34%) ASP.NET
3 142 (40.80%) ASP.NET MVC
4 115 (33.05%) .NET Framework
5 107 (30.75%) HTML
6 99 (28.45%) CSS
7 91 (26.15%) WCF
8 90 (25.86%) Web Services
9 81 (23.28%) ASP.NET Web API
10 70 (20.11%) Entity Framework
11 64 (18.39%) jQuery
12 63 (18.10%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 59 (16.95%) RESTful
14 54 (15.52%) Node.js
15 53 (15.23%) XML
16 46 (13.22%) AngularJS
17 42 (12.07%) Code First Entity Framework
18 41 (11.78%) HTML5
18 41 (11.78%) KnockoutJS
19 38 (10.92%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 18 (5.17%) Replication
2 16 (4.60%) Mobile App
3 13 (3.74%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (3.74%) NHS
4 11 (3.16%) Public Cloud
5 9 (2.59%) Blackberry
5 9 (2.59%) Enterprise Software
5 9 (2.59%) Video Conferencing
6 8 (2.30%) Clustering
7 7 (2.01%) Computer Science
8 6 (1.72%) Data Integration
9 5 (1.44%) N-Tier
9 5 (1.44%) Telematics
9 5 (1.44%) User Experience
10 4 (1.15%) Data Extraction
10 4 (1.15%) Freedom of Information
10 4 (1.15%) Management Information System
11 3 (0.86%) Data Centre
11 3 (0.86%) Mathematics
12 2 (0.57%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 81 (23.28%) Windows
2 64 (18.39%) Windows Server
3 32 (9.20%) Windows Server 2008
4 28 (8.05%) Windows Server 2012
5 21 (6.03%) Linux
6 15 (4.31%) Windows Server 2003
7 14 (4.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 12 (3.45%) CentOS
9 11 (3.16%) Unix
10 4 (1.15%) Android
10 4 (1.15%) Apple iOS
11 3 (0.86%) Solaris
12 1 (0.29%) Windows 2000 Server
12 1 (0.29%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 200 (57.47%) MVC
2 167 (47.99%) Agile Software Development
3 80 (22.99%) TDD
4 77 (22.13%) Scrum
5 60 (17.24%) ITIL
5 60 (17.24%) OO
6 56 (16.09%) BDD
6 56 (16.09%) Web Application Development
7 49 (14.08%) Project Management
8 40 (11.49%) Business Intelligence
9 39 (11.21%) Continuous Integration
9 39 (11.21%) SDLC
10 31 (8.91%) Web Development
11 29 (8.33%) Mentoring
12 27 (7.76%) Business Analysis
13 25 (7.18%) CRM
14 19 (5.46%) Automated Testing
15 18 (5.17%) Software Engineering
16 17 (4.89%) Dependency Injection
16 17 (4.89%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 204 (58.62%) C#
2 181 (52.01%) SQL
3 136 (39.08%) JavaScript
4 60 (17.24%) T-SQL
5 49 (14.08%) Ruby
6 26 (7.47%) PowerShell
7 25 (7.18%) Java
8 23 (6.61%) VB.NET
9 10 (2.87%) Python
10 9 (2.59%) ANSI SQL
11 8 (2.30%) C++
11 8 (2.30%) VB
12 6 (1.72%) Shell Script
13 4 (1.15%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
13 4 (1.15%) Jython
13 4 (1.15%) Perl
13 4 (1.15%) RPG
13 4 (1.15%) RPG IV
13 4 (1.15%) VBA
14 3 (0.86%) PHP
Qualifications
1 22 (6.32%) Degree
2 16 (4.60%) Security Cleared
3 11 (3.16%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (2.87%) MCSE
5 8 (2.30%) SC Cleared
6 3 (0.86%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (0.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.29%) DBS Check
7 1 (0.29%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.29%) ISEB
7 1 (0.29%) MCDBA
7 1 (0.29%) MCSA
7 1 (0.29%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (3.45%) QA
2 11 (3.16%) SLA
3 2 (0.57%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.29%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.29%) ISO27002
4 1 (0.29%) PMBOK
System Software
1 22 (6.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (5.75%) Active Directory
3 11 (3.16%) VirtualBox
3 11 (3.16%) Xen
4 3 (0.86%) Hyper-V
4 3 (0.86%) XenApp
5 2 (0.57%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.29%) ISA Server
6 1 (0.29%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.29%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (3.16%) Ansible
1 11 (3.16%) Nagios
1 11 (3.16%) OpenNMS
1 11 (3.16%) Opscode Chef
1 11 (3.16%) Puppet
1 11 (3.16%) ZABBIX
1 11 (3.16%) Zenoss
2 9 (2.59%) SCOM
3 1 (0.29%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (0.29%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (0.29%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (0.29%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 190 (54.60%) Microsoft
2 23 (6.61%) VMware
3 22 (6.32%) Oracle
4 16 (4.60%) Google
5 14 (4.02%) Twitter
6 13 (3.74%) Facebook
7 11 (3.16%) Rackspace
7 11 (3.16%) SaltStack
8 10 (2.87%) PayPal
8 10 (2.87%) WorldPay
9 9 (2.59%) IBM
9 9 (2.59%) MobileIron
9 9 (2.59%) SolarWinds
10 6 (1.72%) Xamarin
11 5 (1.44%) Citrix
12 4 (1.15%) Red Hat
13 3 (0.86%) Cisco
13 3 (0.86%) EMC
13 3 (0.86%) Pega
13 3 (0.86%) Sun
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