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 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
England / North East
Rank 11 7 3
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -4
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 84 142 189
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 13.19% 23.87% 26.14%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 47.73% 62.56% 66.08%
Number of salaries quoted 79 128 173
Median salary £38,000 £35,000 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% +1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,650 £25,640
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £49,250 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
176 227 286
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 27.63% 38.15% 39.56%
Number of salaries quoted 160 189 258
Median salary £38,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,000 £27,158
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 21 February 2017.

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 21 February 2017. 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 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 -3 61 £40,000 +14.28% 11
Durham -3 23 £37,750 +3.42% 1
SQL Server
England

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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.

1 137 (65.87%) .NET
2 130 (62.50%) C#
3 123 (59.13%) SQL
4 104 (50.00%) ASP.NET
5 99 (47.60%) MVC
6 94 (45.19%) Microsoft
7 90 (43.27%) Agile Software Development
8 71 (34.13%) .NET Framework
8 71 (34.13%) JavaScript
9 61 (29.33%) Web Services
9 61 (29.33%) ASP.NET MVC
10 57 (27.40%) HTML
11 55 (26.44%) CSS
12 54 (25.96%) Entity Framework
13 45 (21.63%) WCF
14 42 (20.19%) SQL Server 2014
15 37 (17.79%) Windows
16 36 (17.31%) TDD
16 36 (17.31%) ASP.NET Web API
17 35 (16.83%) T-SQL
18 34 (16.35%) RESTful
19 33 (15.87%) jQuery
19 33 (15.87%) Ruby
20 32 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
20 32 (15.38%) NoSQL
20 32 (15.38%) Git (software)
20 32 (15.38%) Web Application Development
21 31 (14.90%) BDD
22 28 (13.46%) Amazon AWS
23 26 (12.50%) CRM

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 24 (11.54%) CMS
1 24 (11.54%) Umbraco
2 13 (6.25%) BizTalk Server
3 12 (5.77%) MS Exchange
4 9 (4.33%) Elasticsearch
4 9 (4.33%) IIS
5 8 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2010
5 8 (3.85%) SharePoint
6 7 (3.37%) Skype for Business
7 5 (2.40%) Apache
8 3 (1.44%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (0.96%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.48%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.48%) SAS
10 1 (0.48%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.48%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.48%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (0.48%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 15 (7.21%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.44%) MS Office
3 2 (0.96%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (0.96%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 7 (3.37%) Oracle 11i
1 7 (3.37%) Oracle EBS R12
1 7 (3.37%) Oracle ERP
2 5 (2.40%) Visualfiles
3 2 (0.96%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.96%) Maximo
4 1 (0.48%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.48%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 32 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 28 (13.46%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (2.88%) Office 365
3 6 (2.88%) PaaS
4 4 (1.92%) Yammer
5 3 (1.44%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (1.44%) Amazon S3
6 2 (0.96%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (0.96%) Route 53
6 2 (0.96%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 1 (0.48%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (0.48%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.48%) GitHub
7 1 (0.48%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (5.29%) DNS
2 10 (4.81%) Intranet
3 8 (3.85%) DHCP
4 7 (3.37%) Skype
5 6 (2.88%) TCP/IP
6 5 (2.40%) DMZ
6 5 (2.40%) Firewall
6 5 (2.40%) LAN
6 5 (2.40%) SAN
6 5 (2.40%) SMTP
6 5 (2.40%) VLAN
6 5 (2.40%) WAN
7 4 (1.92%) PBX
7 4 (1.92%) VPN
8 3 (1.44%) Internet
9 1 (0.48%) NAS
9 1 (0.48%) VoIP
9 1 (0.48%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (20.19%) SQL Server 2014
2 32 (15.38%) NoSQL
3 24 (11.54%) SQL Server 2008
4 22 (10.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 19 (9.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 18 (8.65%) SQL Server 2012
7 14 (6.73%) MongoDB
7 14 (6.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 12 (5.77%) SQL Server 2005
9 11 (5.29%) Data Warehouse
10 10 (4.81%) BusinessObjects
11 9 (4.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 9 (4.33%) SQL Server 2000
12 8 (3.85%) Amazon RDS
12 8 (3.85%) MySQL
12 8 (3.85%) Oracle BI EE
12 8 (3.85%) Oracle ODI
12 8 (3.85%) Oracle Reports
13 7 (3.37%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 5 (2.40%) DocumentDB
Development Applications
1 32 (15.38%) Git (software)
2 22 (10.58%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (5.29%) TeamCity
4 8 (3.85%) Subversion
5 5 (2.40%) Visual Studio
6 2 (0.96%) CruiseControl
7 1 (0.48%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.48%) JIRA
7 1 (0.48%) JMeter
7 1 (0.48%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (0.48%) Selenium
General
1 15 (7.21%) Games
2 10 (4.81%) Advertising
3 6 (2.88%) Finance
4 5 (2.40%) Back Office
4 5 (2.40%) Law
5 4 (1.92%) Marketing
5 4 (1.92%) Military
6 3 (1.44%) Retail
6 3 (1.44%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 137 (65.87%) Developer
2 103 (49.52%) .NET Developer
3 60 (28.85%) C# Developer
4 55 (26.44%) C# .NET Developer
5 29 (13.94%) Software Developer
6 28 (13.46%) Senior Developer
7 27 (12.98%) ASP.NET Developer
7 27 (12.98%) Senior .NET Developer
8 24 (11.54%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 23 (11.06%) .NET Software Developer
9 23 (11.06%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 19 (9.13%) Analyst
11 18 (8.65%) C# Software Developer
12 13 (6.25%) DBA
12 13 (6.25%) Graduate
12 13 (6.25%) Junior
12 13 (6.25%) SQL Developer
13 12 (5.77%) SQL DBA
14 11 (5.29%) Junior .NET Developer
14 11 (5.29%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 137 (65.87%) .NET
2 104 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 71 (34.13%) .NET Framework
4 61 (29.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 61 (29.33%) Web Services
5 57 (27.40%) HTML
6 55 (26.44%) CSS
7 54 (25.96%) Entity Framework
8 45 (21.63%) WCF
9 36 (17.31%) ASP.NET Web API
10 34 (16.35%) RESTful
11 33 (15.87%) jQuery
12 25 (12.02%) AngularJS
12 25 (12.02%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 23 (11.06%) Node.js
14 22 (10.58%) Code First Entity Framework
15 21 (10.10%) REST
16 20 (9.62%) SOAP
17 19 (9.13%) XML
18 18 (8.65%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 18 (8.65%) Analytical Skills
1 18 (8.65%) FMCG
2 15 (7.21%) Replication
3 14 (6.73%) Clustering
3 14 (6.73%) Enterprise Software
4 11 (5.29%) Computer Science
5 3 (1.44%) Blackberry
5 3 (1.44%) Mobile App
5 3 (1.44%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (0.96%) Driving Licence
6 2 (0.96%) Management Information System
6 2 (0.96%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.48%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 37 (17.79%) Windows
2 23 (11.06%) Windows Server 2012
3 20 (9.62%) Windows Server
4 14 (6.73%) Linux
4 14 (6.73%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (2.88%) Unix
6 5 (2.40%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (1.44%) CentOS
8 2 (0.96%) Android
8 2 (0.96%) Apple iOS
8 2 (0.96%) Solaris
8 2 (0.96%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.48%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.48%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (47.60%) MVC
2 90 (43.27%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (17.31%) TDD
4 32 (15.38%) Web Application Development
5 31 (14.90%) BDD
6 26 (12.50%) CRM
6 26 (12.50%) ERP
7 25 (12.02%) Business Intelligence
8 21 (10.10%) Waterfall
9 19 (9.13%) Scrum
10 18 (8.65%) OO
10 18 (8.65%) Web Development
11 17 (8.17%) ITIL
12 14 (6.73%) Software Engineering
13 12 (5.77%) Analytics
13 12 (5.77%) Continuous Integration
13 12 (5.77%) Kanban
14 11 (5.29%) SDLC
15 10 (4.81%) Data Integration
15 10 (4.81%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 130 (62.50%) C#
2 123 (59.13%) SQL
3 71 (34.13%) JavaScript
4 35 (16.83%) T-SQL
5 33 (15.87%) Ruby
6 23 (11.06%) VB.NET
7 18 (8.65%) Java
8 13 (6.25%) C++
9 9 (4.33%) F#
10 6 (2.88%) PowerShell
10 6 (2.88%) VBA
11 4 (1.92%) Shell Script
12 3 (1.44%) Jython
12 3 (1.44%) Python
12 3 (1.44%) TypeScript
13 2 (0.96%) C
13 2 (0.96%) PHP
13 2 (0.96%) R
13 2 (0.96%) VB
13 2 (0.96%) VB6
Qualifications
1 19 (9.13%) Degree
2 18 (8.65%) Security Cleared
3 10 (4.81%) SC Cleared
4 5 (2.40%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (1.44%) MCSE
6 2 (0.96%) AWS Certification
7 1 (0.48%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.37%) SLA
2 1 (0.48%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.48%) ISO 14001
2 1 (0.48%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 20 (9.62%) Active Directory
2 15 (7.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (5.77%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.96%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.48%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (0.48%) Docker
5 1 (0.48%) LXC
5 1 (0.48%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (0.48%) Terminal Server
5 1 (0.48%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (0.48%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 10 (4.81%) Kibana
2 5 (2.40%) Backup Exec
2 5 (2.40%) Microsoft Clustering
3 4 (1.92%) SCOM
4 2 (0.96%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.48%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (0.48%) Puppet
5 1 (0.48%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.48%) WSUS
Vendors
1 94 (45.19%) Microsoft
2 22 (10.58%) Oracle
3 16 (7.69%) VMware
4 12 (5.77%) Citrix
5 9 (4.33%) Google
6 8 (3.85%) CA Agile Central
6 8 (3.85%) Hyperion
6 8 (3.85%) Informatica
7 5 (2.40%) arcserve
7 5 (2.40%) Cisco
7 5 (2.40%) LexisNexis
7 5 (2.40%) Sophos
7 5 (2.40%) Symantec
8 4 (1.92%) Mitel
9 3 (1.44%) MobileIron
9 3 (1.44%) Xamarin
10 2 (0.96%) IBM
10 2 (0.96%) Sitecore
10 2 (0.96%) SolarWinds
10 2 (0.96%) Tableau
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