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 24 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 7 7 8
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 128 172 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 18.03% 22.34% 16.09%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 59.53% 66.41% 52.14%
Number of salaries quoted 114 150 115
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +11.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,764 £30,000 £25,800
10% offered a salary of more than £49,250 £40,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
215 259 257
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 30.28% 33.64% 30.85%
Number of salaries quoted 187 229 191
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £30,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £51,459
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 24 September 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 24 September 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 0 114 £40,000 +6.66% 21
Durham -5 14 £30,764 -23.09%
SQL Server
England

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 24 September 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.

1 213 (68.49%) .NET
2 195 (62.70%) C#
3 180 (57.88%) ASP.NET
4 166 (53.38%) MVC
5 160 (51.45%) SQL
6 156 (50.16%) Microsoft
7 136 (43.73%) Agile Software Development
8 122 (39.23%) JavaScript
9 115 (36.98%) ASP.NET MVC
10 105 (33.76%) .NET Framework
11 88 (28.30%) WCF
12 87 (27.97%) Web Services
13 83 (26.69%) HTML
14 79 (25.40%) CSS
15 77 (24.76%) TDD
16 73 (23.47%) ASP.NET Web API
17 65 (20.90%) SQL Server 2014
18 63 (20.26%) ASP.NET MVC 5
18 63 (20.26%) RESTful
18 63 (20.26%) Windows
18 63 (20.26%) MS Excel
19 61 (19.61%) Git (software)
19 61 (19.61%) Entity Framework
20 59 (18.97%) BDD
20 59 (18.97%) Web Application Development
20 59 (18.97%) Scrum
21 58 (18.65%) Node.js
21 58 (18.65%) jQuery
22 53 (17.04%) AngularJS
23 51 (16.40%) OO

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 47 (15.11%) IIS
2 25 (8.04%) SharePoint
3 21 (6.75%) BizTalk Server
4 14 (4.50%) CMS
5 13 (4.18%) MS Exchange
5 13 (4.18%) Skype for Business
6 12 (3.86%) Exchange Server 2010
6 12 (3.86%) Exchange Server 2013
7 11 (3.54%) SharePoint 2013
8 6 (1.93%) Apache
9 5 (1.61%) SharePoint 2010
10 4 (1.29%) Confluence
10 4 (1.29%) Documentum
10 4 (1.29%) OpenStack
10 4 (1.29%) WebSphere
11 3 (0.96%) Captiva
11 3 (0.96%) Tomcat
11 3 (0.96%) Umbraco
12 2 (0.64%) Apache Solr
12 2 (0.64%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 63 (20.26%) MS Excel
2 11 (3.54%) MS Office
3 2 (0.64%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (3.54%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.93%) Oracle Financials
3 4 (1.29%) Maximo
4 1 (0.32%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.32%) Dynamics GP
4 1 (0.32%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 18 (5.79%) Office 365
2 17 (5.47%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (3.22%) Sage Pay
4 9 (2.89%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (1.29%) DigitalOcean
5 4 (1.29%) Linode
5 4 (1.29%) SaaS
6 2 (0.64%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.64%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.32%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.32%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (0.32%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.32%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.32%) GitHub
7 1 (0.32%) IaaS
7 1 (0.32%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (5.47%) DHCP
2 16 (5.14%) DNS
3 12 (3.86%) Skype
4 11 (3.54%) SSL
5 6 (1.93%) Internet
5 6 (1.93%) Intranet
6 5 (1.61%) TCP/IP
7 3 (0.96%) SAN
8 2 (0.64%) HTTP
9 1 (0.32%) Firewall
9 1 (0.32%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (20.90%) SQL Server 2014
2 44 (14.15%) NoSQL
3 38 (12.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 35 (11.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 31 (9.97%) SQL Server 2012
6 29 (9.32%) SQL Server 2008
7 21 (6.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 20 (6.43%) MySQL
9 18 (5.79%) SQL Server 2005
10 14 (4.50%) Relational Database
11 11 (3.54%) SQL Server 2000
12 7 (2.25%) SQLite
13 6 (1.93%) DB2
13 6 (1.93%) OLAP
13 6 (1.93%) Oracle Discoverer
13 6 (1.93%) PowerPivot
14 5 (1.61%) RDBMS
15 4 (1.29%) Oracle OLAP
15 4 (1.29%) PerformancePoint
15 4 (1.29%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 61 (19.61%) Git (software)
2 37 (11.90%) Team Foundation Server
3 32 (10.29%) Visual Studio
4 12 (3.86%) Subversion
5 10 (3.22%) CruiseControl
6 9 (2.89%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 6 (1.93%) JIRA
8 5 (1.61%) Vagrant
9 2 (0.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 2 (0.64%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 1 (0.32%) Eclipse
10 1 (0.32%) GitLab
10 1 (0.32%) Jenkins
10 1 (0.32%) Maven
10 1 (0.32%) Mockito
10 1 (0.32%) MSTest
10 1 (0.32%) NUnit
10 1 (0.32%) Octopus Deploy
10 1 (0.32%) Selenium
General
1 25 (8.04%) Finance
1 25 (8.04%) Games
2 23 (7.40%) Marketing
3 21 (6.75%) Advertising
4 10 (3.22%) Telecoms
5 3 (0.96%) Retail
6 1 (0.32%) Back Office
6 1 (0.32%) Law
6 1 (0.32%) Legal
6 1 (0.32%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 218 (70.10%) Developer
2 144 (46.30%) .NET Developer
3 68 (21.86%) C# Developer
4 61 (19.61%) Software Developer
5 58 (18.65%) C# .NET Developer
6 46 (14.79%) .NET Software Developer
7 34 (10.93%) ASP.NET Developer
8 33 (10.61%) C# Software Developer
9 29 (9.32%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 27 (8.68%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 25 (8.04%) SQL Developer
12 24 (7.72%) DBA
12 24 (7.72%) Software Engineer
12 24 (7.72%) SQL DBA
13 21 (6.75%) Developer/Software Engineer
14 20 (6.43%) C# Software Engineer
15 19 (6.11%) .NET Software Engineer
16 18 (5.79%) Lead Developer
16 18 (5.79%) Web Developer
17 17 (5.47%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 213 (68.49%) .NET
2 180 (57.88%) ASP.NET
3 115 (36.98%) ASP.NET MVC
4 105 (33.76%) .NET Framework
5 88 (28.30%) WCF
6 87 (27.97%) Web Services
7 83 (26.69%) HTML
8 79 (25.40%) CSS
9 73 (23.47%) ASP.NET Web API
10 63 (20.26%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 63 (20.26%) RESTful
11 61 (19.61%) Entity Framework
12 58 (18.65%) jQuery
12 58 (18.65%) Node.js
13 53 (17.04%) AngularJS
14 49 (15.76%) XML
15 45 (14.47%) Code First Entity Framework
16 42 (13.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 39 (12.54%) KnockoutJS
18 30 (9.65%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 18 (5.79%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (5.47%) Mobile App
3 13 (4.18%) NHS
3 13 (4.18%) Replication
4 12 (3.86%) Blackberry
4 12 (3.86%) Video Conferencing
5 11 (3.54%) Enterprise Software
6 9 (2.89%) Computer Science
7 7 (2.25%) Telematics
8 6 (1.93%) Data Integration
8 6 (1.93%) Public Cloud
9 5 (1.61%) Management Information System
9 5 (1.61%) User Experience
10 4 (1.29%) Data Extraction
10 4 (1.29%) Freedom of Information
11 3 (0.96%) Clustering
11 3 (0.96%) Data Centre
11 3 (0.96%) Mathematics
11 3 (0.96%) N-Tier
12 2 (0.64%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 63 (20.26%) Windows
2 48 (15.43%) Windows Server
3 26 (8.36%) Windows Server 2008
4 23 (7.40%) Windows Server 2012
5 18 (5.79%) Linux
6 16 (5.14%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (2.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 8 (2.57%) Unix
9 5 (1.61%) Android
9 5 (1.61%) Apple iOS
9 5 (1.61%) CentOS
10 4 (1.29%) Solaris
11 1 (0.32%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.32%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 166 (53.38%) MVC
2 136 (43.73%) Agile Software Development
3 77 (24.76%) TDD
4 59 (18.97%) BDD
4 59 (18.97%) Scrum
4 59 (18.97%) Web Application Development
5 51 (16.40%) OO
6 45 (14.47%) ITIL
7 35 (11.25%) Project Management
8 29 (9.32%) Continuous Integration
8 29 (9.32%) Mentoring
9 27 (8.68%) Software Engineering
10 25 (8.04%) SDLC
11 24 (7.72%) Business Intelligence
11 24 (7.72%) Web Development
12 19 (6.11%) Service Delivery
13 18 (5.79%) OOP
14 15 (4.82%) Mobile Application Development
15 14 (4.50%) Dependency Injection
15 14 (4.50%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 195 (62.70%) C#
2 160 (51.45%) SQL
3 122 (39.23%) JavaScript
4 51 (16.40%) T-SQL
5 48 (15.43%) Ruby
6 35 (11.25%) Java
7 26 (8.36%) PowerShell
8 24 (7.72%) VB.NET
9 16 (5.14%) C++
10 10 (3.22%) Python
11 7 (2.25%) Shell Script
11 7 (2.25%) VB
12 5 (1.61%) Jython
13 4 (1.29%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
13 4 (1.29%) RPG
13 4 (1.29%) RPG IV
14 3 (0.96%) VBScript
15 2 (0.64%) Perl
15 2 (0.64%) TypeScript
15 2 (0.64%) VBA
Qualifications
1 26 (8.36%) Security Cleared
2 22 (7.07%) Degree
3 16 (5.14%) Microsoft Certification
4 15 (4.82%) SC Cleared
5 12 (3.86%) MCSE
6 3 (0.96%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.32%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.32%) ISEB
7 1 (0.32%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (0.32%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.89%) QA
1 9 (2.89%) SLA
2 1 (0.32%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.32%) ISO 14001
2 1 (0.32%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.32%) ISO27002
2 1 (0.32%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 20 (6.43%) Active Directory
2 17 (5.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.29%) VirtualBox
3 4 (1.29%) Xen
4 3 (0.96%) Hyper-V
4 3 (0.96%) XenApp
5 2 (0.64%) Docker
5 2 (0.64%) LXC
5 2 (0.64%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.32%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (0.32%) ISA Server
6 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (0.32%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.32%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.32%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 12 (3.86%) SCOM
2 7 (2.25%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (1.93%) Puppet
4 5 (1.61%) Ansible
4 5 (1.61%) Nagios
5 4 (1.29%) OpenNMS
5 4 (1.29%) ZABBIX
5 4 (1.29%) Zenoss
6 1 (0.32%) Data Guard
6 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (0.32%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (0.32%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (0.32%) WSUS
Vendors
1 156 (50.16%) Microsoft
2 21 (6.75%) Oracle
3 18 (5.79%) VMware
4 14 (4.50%) Twitter
5 13 (4.18%) Facebook
6 12 (3.86%) Google
6 12 (3.86%) MobileIron
6 12 (3.86%) SolarWinds
7 10 (3.22%) PayPal
7 10 (3.22%) WorldPay
8 8 (2.57%) Rally
9 7 (2.25%) IBM
10 6 (1.93%) Red Hat
11 5 (1.61%) Xamarin
12 4 (1.29%) Citrix
12 4 (1.29%) EMC
12 4 (1.29%) Pega
12 4 (1.29%) Rackspace
12 4 (1.29%) SaltStack
13 3 (0.96%) Sun
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