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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 7 2 6
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +4
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 142 184 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 24.32% 26.47% 19.15%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 64.55% 67.40% 72.48%
Number of salaries quoted 127 169 91
Average salary £35,000 £34,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,400 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
220 273 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 37.67% 39.28% 26.42%
Number of salaries quoted 185 248 125
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server across the North East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 9 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server within the North East region over the 3 months to 9 February 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
(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 -6 105 £35,000 - 32
Durham -3 26 £36,259 +15.10% 2
Northumberland +1 10 £46,250 +32.14% 1
SQL Server
England

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the North East region citing SQL Server 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.

1 222 (65.88%) .NET
2 205 (60.83%) C#
3 172 (51.04%) SQL
4 166 (49.26%) MVC
5 165 (48.96%) ASP.NET
6 148 (43.92%) Agile Software Development
7 138 (40.95%) JavaScript
8 134 (39.76%) Microsoft
9 106 (31.45%) HTML
10 105 (31.16%) ASP.NET MVC
11 98 (29.08%) CSS
12 92 (27.30%) .NET Framework
13 78 (23.15%) Entity Framework
14 76 (22.55%) jQuery
15 73 (21.66%) Web Services
15 73 (21.66%) Visual Studio
16 65 (19.29%) MS Excel
16 65 (19.29%) HTML5
17 58 (17.21%) Git (software)
17 58 (17.21%) ASP.NET Web API
18 57 (16.91%) T-SQL
19 55 (16.32%) IIS
20 53 (15.73%) WCF
21 52 (15.43%) VB.NET
21 52 (15.43%) TDD
22 51 (15.13%) Windows
23 46 (13.65%) Node.js
24 40 (11.87%) ASP.NET MVC 5
24 40 (11.87%) Project Management
25 39 (11.57%) Web Application Development

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

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the North East region citing SQL Server 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 55 (16.32%) IIS
2 46 (13.65%) Node.js
3 37 (10.98%) SharePoint
4 21 (6.23%) MS Exchange
5 10 (2.97%) BizTalk Server
5 10 (2.97%) CMS
5 10 (2.97%) Umbraco
6 9 (2.67%) Tomcat
7 7 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2007
8 5 (1.48%) Office Communications Server
8 5 (1.48%) OpenStack
8 5 (1.48%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (0.59%) Apache
9 2 (0.59%) Kentico
9 2 (0.59%) NServiceBus
9 2 (0.59%) SharePoint Server
9 2 (0.59%) Zimbra
10 1 (0.30%) JBoss
10 1 (0.30%) Oracle Workflow
10 1 (0.30%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 65 (19.29%) MS Excel
2 14 (4.15%) MS Office
3 1 (0.30%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (0.89%) Dynamics AX
1 3 (0.89%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (0.59%) Cerner Millennium
2 2 (0.59%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.59%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.30%) Dynamics GP
3 1 (0.30%) OpenText Process Suite
3 1 (0.30%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.30%) Unit4 Business World
3 1 (0.30%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 35 (10.39%) Microsoft Azure
2 24 (7.12%) Amazon AWS
3 15 (4.45%) SaaS
4 14 (4.15%) Heroku
5 3 (0.89%) DigitalOcean
5 3 (0.89%) GitHub
5 3 (0.89%) Linode
5 3 (0.89%) Office 365
6 2 (0.59%) Mimecast
7 1 (0.30%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 16 (4.75%) SSL
2 14 (4.15%) HTTP
2 14 (4.15%) Intranet
3 9 (2.67%) Internet
4 7 (2.08%) Firewall
4 7 (2.08%) SAN
5 6 (1.78%) LAN
6 5 (1.48%) NAS
6 5 (1.48%) VPN
7 4 (1.19%) SNMP
7 4 (1.19%) WAN
8 3 (0.89%) DNS
9 2 (0.59%) DHCP
9 2 (0.59%) FTP
9 2 (0.59%) MPLS
9 2 (0.59%) Network Security
9 2 (0.59%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (10.98%) SQL Server 2008
2 33 (9.79%) SQL Server 2014
3 30 (8.90%) MySQL
4 29 (8.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 28 (8.31%) NoSQL
6 23 (6.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 20 (5.93%) Relational Database
8 19 (5.64%) SQL Server 2005
9 18 (5.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 17 (5.04%) Data Warehouse
11 15 (4.45%) SQL Server 2012
12 14 (4.15%) DTS
13 8 (2.37%) SQL Server 2000
13 8 (2.37%) SQLite
14 5 (1.48%) PostgreSQL
15 4 (1.19%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 4 (1.19%) MS Access
16 3 (0.89%) Big Data
16 3 (0.89%) DataStage
16 3 (0.89%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 73 (21.66%) Visual Studio
2 58 (17.21%) Git (software)
3 38 (11.28%) Team Foundation Server
4 20 (5.93%) JIRA
5 13 (3.86%) Subversion
6 7 (2.08%) Eclipse
7 5 (1.48%) MSTest
7 5 (1.48%) NUnit
7 5 (1.48%) Vagrant
8 4 (1.19%) Bitbucket
9 3 (0.89%) GitLab
9 3 (0.89%) Moq
9 3 (0.89%) Rhino Mocks
10 1 (0.30%) JUnit
10 1 (0.30%) MorphX
10 1 (0.30%) Rational Rose
10 1 (0.30%) Selenium
10 1 (0.30%) TestNG
General
1 33 (9.79%) Finance
2 12 (3.56%) Advertising
3 9 (2.67%) Games
3 9 (2.67%) Marketing
4 2 (0.59%) Banking
4 2 (0.59%) iGaming
4 2 (0.59%) Law
4 2 (0.59%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.30%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 244 (72.40%) Developer
2 152 (45.10%) .NET Developer
3 105 (31.16%) C# Developer
4 90 (26.71%) C# .NET Developer
5 78 (23.15%) ASP.NET Developer
6 64 (18.99%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 50 (14.84%) SQL Developer
8 49 (14.54%) Software Developer
9 48 (14.24%) Web Developer
10 34 (10.09%) .NET Software Developer
11 30 (8.90%) C# Software Developer
12 27 (8.01%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
12 27 (8.01%) JavaScript Developer
13 26 (7.72%) Lead Developer
14 25 (7.42%) HTML Developer
14 25 (7.42%) VB.NET Developer
15 23 (6.82%) Analyst
16 22 (6.53%) .NET Web Developer
16 22 (6.53%) PHP Developer
17 21 (6.23%) PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 222 (65.88%) .NET
2 165 (48.96%) ASP.NET
3 106 (31.45%) HTML
4 105 (31.16%) ASP.NET MVC
5 98 (29.08%) CSS
6 92 (27.30%) .NET Framework
7 78 (23.15%) Entity Framework
8 76 (22.55%) jQuery
9 73 (21.66%) Web Services
10 65 (19.29%) HTML5
11 58 (17.21%) ASP.NET Web API
12 53 (15.73%) WCF
13 40 (11.87%) ASP.NET MVC 5
14 36 (10.68%) Ajax
15 35 (10.39%) WPF
16 32 (9.50%) RESTful
17 30 (8.90%) AngularJS
17 30 (8.90%) REST
18 29 (8.61%) WinForms
19 27 (8.01%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 33 (9.79%) Enterprise Software
1 33 (9.79%) NHS
2 27 (8.01%) Mobile App
3 21 (6.23%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (2.67%) Social Media
5 8 (2.37%) Clustering
6 7 (2.08%) Inversion of Control
7 5 (1.48%) Management Information System
7 5 (1.48%) Public Cloud
7 5 (1.48%) Statistics
8 4 (1.19%) iPhone
9 3 (0.89%) N-Tier
10 2 (0.59%) Client/Server
10 2 (0.59%) Data Centre
10 2 (0.59%) Internet of Things
10 2 (0.59%) Replication
11 1 (0.30%) Artificial Intelligence
11 1 (0.30%) Computer Science
11 1 (0.30%) Neural Network
11 1 (0.30%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 51 (15.13%) Windows
2 26 (7.72%) Windows Server
3 15 (4.45%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (3.56%) Unix
4 12 (3.56%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (2.97%) Linux
6 9 (2.67%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (1.78%) Apple iOS
8 5 (1.48%) CentOS
8 5 (1.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (1.19%) Android
10 3 (0.89%) Windows XP
11 2 (0.59%) Windows 7
11 2 (0.59%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.30%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 166 (49.26%) MVC
2 148 (43.92%) Agile Software Development
3 52 (15.43%) TDD
4 40 (11.87%) Project Management
5 39 (11.57%) Web Application Development
6 33 (9.79%) Unit Testing
6 33 (9.79%) Waterfall
7 27 (8.01%) BDD
7 27 (8.01%) Mobile Development
8 26 (7.72%) OO
8 26 (7.72%) Scrum
8 26 (7.72%) Use Case
9 25 (7.42%) Dependency Injection
10 22 (6.53%) Continuous Integration
11 21 (6.23%) Software Engineering
12 20 (5.93%) ITIL
13 19 (5.64%) OOP
14 18 (5.34%) ERP
14 18 (5.34%) Line Management
14 18 (5.34%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 205 (60.83%) C#
2 172 (51.04%) SQL
3 138 (40.95%) JavaScript
4 57 (16.91%) T-SQL
5 52 (15.43%) VB.NET
6 32 (9.50%) Ruby
7 29 (8.61%) PHP
8 27 (8.01%) VB
9 17 (5.04%) Java
10 9 (2.67%) VB6
11 8 (2.37%) Jython
12 5 (1.48%) PowerShell
13 4 (1.19%) VBScript
14 3 (0.89%) Python
14 3 (0.89%) TypeScript
14 3 (0.89%) VBA
15 2 (0.59%) ANSI SQL
15 2 (0.59%) Apex Code
15 2 (0.59%) C++
16 1 (0.30%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 30 (8.90%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (5.04%) Degree
2 17 (5.04%) Security Cleared
3 13 (3.86%) SC Cleared
4 9 (2.67%) MCSA
4 9 (2.67%) MCSE
5 5 (1.48%) DBS Check
5 5 (1.48%) MCDBA
5 5 (1.48%) OCPJP
5 5 (1.48%) OCPJWCD
6 3 (0.89%) CCNA
6 3 (0.89%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (0.89%) ISEB
6 3 (0.89%) MCP
7 2 (0.59%) MCITP
7 2 (0.59%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (6.82%) QA
2 6 (1.78%) HL7
3 4 (1.19%) SLA
4 1 (0.30%) PMBOK
System Software
1 23 (6.82%) Active Directory
2 13 (3.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (1.48%) VirtualBox
3 5 (1.48%) vSphere
3 5 (1.48%) Xen
4 2 (0.59%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.30%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (2.08%) Nagios
2 5 (1.48%) Ansible
2 5 (1.48%) OpenNMS
2 5 (1.48%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (1.48%) Puppet
2 5 (1.48%) ZABBIX
2 5 (1.48%) Zenoss
3 3 (0.89%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 2 (0.59%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 2 (0.59%) Windows Intune
5 1 (0.30%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.30%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 134 (39.76%) Microsoft
2 15 (4.45%) Twitter
2 15 (4.45%) VMware
3 11 (3.26%) Xamarin
4 9 (2.67%) Sybase
5 8 (2.37%) Oracle
6 7 (2.08%) Google
6 7 (2.08%) Sitecore
7 6 (1.78%) Cisco
8 5 (1.48%) Rackspace
8 5 (1.48%) SaltStack
9 4 (1.19%) Dell
9 4 (1.19%) HP
10 3 (0.89%) CheckPoint
10 3 (0.89%) Facebook
10 3 (0.89%) IBM
10 3 (0.89%) Mitel
10 3 (0.89%) Symantec
11 2 (0.59%) Palo Alto
11 2 (0.59%) Salesforce.com
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