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 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 5 5 6
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 173 186 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 24.20% 25.44% 19.18%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 66.03% 65.49% 54.20%
Number of salaries quoted 154 157 141
Median salary £37,000 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.33% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,900 £23,700
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £53,000 £40,300
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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
262 284 286
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 36.64% 38.85% 35.40%
Number of salaries quoted 236 235 255
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,500 £25,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,983 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 31 May 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 31 May 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 +2 157 £37,000 -1.33% 22
Durham -2 15 £36,000 -10.00% 5
Northumberland -1 1 £36,000 +44.00%
SQL Server
England

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 31 May 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.

1 233 (71.47%) .NET
2 199 (61.04%) C#
2 199 (61.04%) ASP.NET
3 193 (59.20%) MVC
4 177 (54.29%) Microsoft
5 169 (51.84%) SQL
6 163 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
7 138 (42.33%) ASP.NET MVC
8 137 (42.02%) JavaScript
9 115 (35.28%) .NET Framework
10 107 (32.82%) HTML
11 100 (30.67%) CSS
12 88 (26.99%) Web Services
13 86 (26.38%) MS Excel
14 80 (24.54%) Entity Framework
15 79 (24.23%) ASP.NET Web API
16 77 (23.62%) WCF
17 68 (20.86%) Windows
18 67 (20.55%) TDD
19 65 (19.94%) Scrum
19 65 (19.94%) T-SQL
20 58 (17.79%) Git (software)
21 57 (17.48%) Team Foundation Server
22 56 (17.18%) jQuery
23 55 (16.87%) ITIL
24 53 (16.26%) Windows Server
25 52 (15.95%) SQL Server 2014
26 51 (15.64%) OO
27 50 (15.34%) ASP.NET MVC 5
28 47 (14.42%) HTML5

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 45 (13.80%) IIS
2 39 (11.96%) Node.js
3 23 (7.06%) SharePoint
4 19 (5.83%) BizTalk Server
5 18 (5.52%) MS Exchange
6 11 (3.37%) OpenStack
7 9 (2.76%) CMS
8 8 (2.45%) Umbraco
9 6 (1.84%) Skype for Business
10 5 (1.53%) Exchange Server 2010
10 5 (1.53%) Exchange Server 2013
11 4 (1.23%) Tomcat
12 3 (0.92%) Apache
12 3 (0.92%) Exchange Server 2007
12 3 (0.92%) NServiceBus
12 3 (0.92%) Oracle Workflow
12 3 (0.92%) SAS
13 2 (0.61%) Office Communications Server
13 2 (0.61%) SharePoint 2013
13 2 (0.61%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 86 (26.38%) MS Excel
2 12 (3.68%) MS Office
3 4 (1.23%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 24 (7.36%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.84%) Oracle Financials
3 3 (0.92%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.61%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.31%) Dynamics GP
5 1 (0.31%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 35 (10.74%) Microsoft Azure
2 28 (8.59%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (3.99%) SaaS
4 10 (3.07%) Heroku
5 8 (2.45%) DigitalOcean
5 8 (2.45%) Linode
5 8 (2.45%) Office 365
5 8 (2.45%) Sage Pay
6 5 (1.53%) GitHub
7 3 (0.92%) Force.com
8 2 (0.61%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.31%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.31%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (5.52%) SSL
2 11 (3.37%) HTTP
3 7 (2.15%) DHCP
3 7 (2.15%) DNS
4 6 (1.84%) Internet
5 5 (1.53%) Skype
6 4 (1.23%) Firewall
7 3 (0.92%) SAN
8 2 (0.61%) FTP
8 2 (0.61%) Intranet
8 2 (0.61%) NAS
9 1 (0.31%) HTTPS
9 1 (0.31%) LAN
9 1 (0.31%) SNMP
9 1 (0.31%) TCP/IP
9 1 (0.31%) VPN
9 1 (0.31%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (15.95%) SQL Server 2014
2 47 (14.42%) SQL Server 2008
3 44 (13.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 41 (12.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 37 (11.35%) NoSQL
6 34 (10.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 31 (9.51%) MySQL
7 31 (9.51%) SQL Server 2012
8 26 (7.98%) Relational Database
9 15 (4.60%) SQL Server 2005
10 11 (3.37%) PostgreSQL
11 6 (1.84%) DB2
11 6 (1.84%) Oracle Discoverer
11 6 (1.84%) PerformancePoint
12 5 (1.53%) Data Warehouse
12 5 (1.53%) DataStage
12 5 (1.53%) OLAP
12 5 (1.53%) OLTP
13 4 (1.23%) MS Access
13 4 (1.23%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 58 (17.79%) Git (software)
2 57 (17.48%) Team Foundation Server
3 40 (12.27%) Visual Studio
4 13 (3.99%) JIRA
5 11 (3.37%) Vagrant
6 9 (2.76%) CruiseControl
6 9 (2.76%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 9 (2.76%) Subversion
7 5 (1.53%) GitLab
8 4 (1.23%) MSTest
8 4 (1.23%) NUnit
9 3 (0.92%) TeamCity
10 2 (0.61%) git-flow
11 1 (0.31%) Bitbucket
11 1 (0.31%) Maven
11 1 (0.31%) Mockito
11 1 (0.31%) Moq
11 1 (0.31%) MorphX
11 1 (0.31%) Rational Rose
11 1 (0.31%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 42 (12.88%) Finance
2 20 (6.13%) Telecoms
3 19 (5.83%) Marketing
4 16 (4.91%) Advertising
5 14 (4.29%) Games
6 2 (0.61%) Law
7 1 (0.31%) Legal
7 1 (0.31%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 234 (71.78%) Developer
2 155 (47.55%) .NET Developer
3 99 (30.37%) C# Developer
4 85 (26.07%) C# .NET Developer
5 66 (20.25%) ASP.NET Developer
6 60 (18.40%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 57 (17.48%) Software Developer
8 47 (14.42%) SQL Developer
9 42 (12.88%) .NET Software Developer
10 35 (10.74%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 29 (8.90%) C# Software Developer
12 24 (7.36%) Web Developer
13 20 (6.13%) Lead Developer
14 19 (5.83%) Senior Developer
15 16 (4.91%) Software Engineer
15 16 (4.91%) VB.NET Developer
16 15 (4.60%) Analyst
17 13 (3.99%) Lead .NET Developer
17 13 (3.99%) Lead Software Developer
17 13 (3.99%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 233 (71.47%) .NET
2 199 (61.04%) ASP.NET
3 138 (42.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 115 (35.28%) .NET Framework
5 107 (32.82%) HTML
6 100 (30.67%) CSS
7 88 (26.99%) Web Services
8 80 (24.54%) Entity Framework
9 79 (24.23%) ASP.NET Web API
10 77 (23.62%) WCF
11 56 (17.18%) jQuery
12 50 (15.34%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 47 (14.42%) HTML5
14 44 (13.50%) RESTful
15 41 (12.58%) XML
16 40 (12.27%) Code First Entity Framework
17 38 (11.66%) KnockoutJS
18 36 (11.04%) LINQ
19 34 (10.43%) Ajax
20 32 (9.82%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 25 (7.67%) Enterprise Software
2 12 (3.68%) Mobile App
3 11 (3.37%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (3.37%) Public Cloud
3 11 (3.37%) Replication
4 9 (2.76%) Clustering
5 6 (1.84%) NHS
6 5 (1.53%) Blackberry
6 5 (1.53%) N-Tier
6 5 (1.53%) User Experience
6 5 (1.53%) Video Conferencing
7 4 (1.23%) Data Extraction
7 4 (1.23%) Freedom of Information
8 2 (0.61%) Artificial Intelligence
8 2 (0.61%) Data Integration
8 2 (0.61%) Mainframe
8 2 (0.61%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.61%) Neural Network
8 2 (0.61%) Social Network
8 2 (0.61%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 68 (20.86%) Windows
2 53 (16.26%) Windows Server
3 30 (9.20%) Windows Server 2008
4 27 (8.28%) Windows Server 2012
5 17 (5.21%) Linux
6 11 (3.37%) CentOS
6 11 (3.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 11 (3.37%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (2.45%) Unix
8 3 (0.92%) Android
8 3 (0.92%) Apple iOS
8 3 (0.92%) Windows XP
9 2 (0.61%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.31%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 193 (59.20%) MVC
2 163 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 67 (20.55%) TDD
4 65 (19.94%) Scrum
5 55 (16.87%) ITIL
6 51 (15.64%) OO
7 46 (14.11%) Project Management
8 43 (13.19%) BDD
8 43 (13.19%) Continuous Integration
8 43 (13.19%) Web Application Development
9 36 (11.04%) Business Intelligence
9 36 (11.04%) SDLC
10 34 (10.43%) CRM
11 32 (9.82%) Web Development
12 26 (7.98%) Mentoring
12 26 (7.98%) Waterfall
13 25 (7.67%) Business Analysis
14 23 (7.06%) Unit Testing
15 22 (6.75%) Software Engineering
16 21 (6.44%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 199 (61.04%) C#
2 169 (51.84%) SQL
3 137 (42.02%) JavaScript
4 65 (19.94%) T-SQL
5 43 (13.19%) Ruby
6 39 (11.96%) VB.NET
7 15 (4.60%) Java
8 14 (4.29%) VB
9 12 (3.68%) PHP
10 11 (3.37%) ANSI SQL
10 11 (3.37%) PowerShell
11 7 (2.15%) Python
12 6 (1.84%) C++
13 4 (1.23%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
13 4 (1.23%) Jython
13 4 (1.23%) RPG
13 4 (1.23%) RPG IV
13 4 (1.23%) Shell Script
13 4 (1.23%) VBA
14 3 (0.92%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 16 (4.91%) Degree
2 13 (3.99%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (3.07%) MCSE
4 9 (2.76%) Security Cleared
5 5 (1.53%) MCSA
5 5 (1.53%) SC Cleared
6 3 (0.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (0.61%) CCNA
7 2 (0.61%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (0.61%) DBS Check
7 2 (0.61%) MCDBA
7 2 (0.61%) MCP
8 1 (0.31%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.31%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.31%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (6.75%) QA
2 7 (2.15%) SLA
3 1 (0.31%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.31%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.31%) PMBOK
System Software
1 19 (5.83%) Active Directory
1 19 (5.83%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (3.37%) VirtualBox
2 11 (3.37%) Xen
3 2 (0.61%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.61%) vSphere
4 1 (0.31%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.31%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 11 (3.37%) Ansible
1 11 (3.37%) Nagios
1 11 (3.37%) OpenNMS
1 11 (3.37%) Opscode Chef
1 11 (3.37%) Puppet
1 11 (3.37%) ZABBIX
1 11 (3.37%) Zenoss
2 5 (1.53%) SCOM
3 3 (0.92%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (0.31%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.31%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 1 (0.31%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 177 (54.29%) Microsoft
2 21 (6.44%) Oracle
2 21 (6.44%) VMware
3 13 (3.99%) Google
4 11 (3.37%) Rackspace
4 11 (3.37%) SaltStack
5 10 (3.07%) Facebook
5 10 (3.07%) Xamarin
6 8 (2.45%) PayPal
6 8 (2.45%) WorldPay
7 7 (2.15%) Sitecore
8 6 (1.84%) Twitter
9 5 (1.53%) IBM
9 5 (1.53%) MobileIron
9 5 (1.53%) SolarWinds
10 3 (0.92%) CheckPoint
11 2 (0.61%) Citrix
11 2 (0.61%) Cognizant
11 2 (0.61%) IBM Sterling
11 2 (0.61%) Informatica
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £26000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
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Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
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