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 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 7 7 9
Rank change year-on-year
0 +2
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 169 171 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 20.94% 22.24% 15.04%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 65.50% 65.52% 49.61%
Number of salaries quoted 155 147 118
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 £28,200 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,800 £41,000
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
258 261 258
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 31.97% 33.94% 30.32%
Number of salaries quoted 231 226 200
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,459 £45,000 £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 25 August 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 25 August 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 +4 150 £40,000 +6.66% 37
Durham -2 19 £30,764 -23.09% 3
SQL Server
England

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 25 August 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.

1 236 (69.62%) .NET
2 202 (59.59%) C#
3 200 (59.00%) ASP.NET
4 188 (55.46%) MVC
5 180 (53.10%) Microsoft
6 175 (51.62%) SQL
7 158 (46.61%) Agile Software Development
8 132 (38.94%) JavaScript
8 132 (38.94%) ASP.NET MVC
9 115 (33.92%) .NET Framework
10 98 (28.91%) HTML
11 94 (27.73%) WCF
12 92 (27.14%) CSS
12 92 (27.14%) Web Services
13 81 (23.89%) TDD
14 80 (23.60%) ASP.NET Web API
15 78 (23.01%) MS Excel
16 75 (22.12%) Windows
17 72 (21.24%) Scrum
18 68 (20.06%) Entity Framework
18 68 (20.06%) SQL Server 2014
19 64 (18.88%) ASP.NET MVC 5
20 63 (18.58%) RESTful
21 60 (17.70%) Git (software)
21 60 (17.70%) jQuery
21 60 (17.70%) BDD
21 60 (17.70%) Web Application Development
22 58 (17.11%) Node.js
22 58 (17.11%) OO
22 58 (17.11%) T-SQL

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 (13.86%) IIS
2 27 (7.96%) SharePoint
3 23 (6.78%) BizTalk Server
4 13 (3.83%) CMS
5 12 (3.54%) MS Exchange
5 12 (3.54%) SharePoint 2013
5 12 (3.54%) Skype for Business
6 11 (3.24%) Exchange Server 2010
6 11 (3.24%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (1.18%) Apache
7 4 (1.18%) Confluence
7 4 (1.18%) Documentum
7 4 (1.18%) OpenStack
7 4 (1.18%) SharePoint 2010
7 4 (1.18%) WebSphere
8 3 (0.88%) Captiva
8 3 (0.88%) SAS
8 3 (0.88%) SharePoint Server
8 3 (0.88%) Tomcat
8 3 (0.88%) Umbraco
Applications
1 78 (23.01%) MS Excel
2 10 (2.95%) MS Office
3 3 (0.88%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.59%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 20 (5.90%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.77%) Oracle Financials
3 4 (1.18%) Maximo
4 1 (0.29%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.29%) Dynamics GP
4 1 (0.29%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 21 (6.19%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (5.31%) Office 365
3 10 (2.95%) Sage Pay
4 9 (2.65%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (1.47%) SaaS
6 4 (1.18%) DigitalOcean
6 4 (1.18%) Linode
7 3 (0.88%) Force.com
8 2 (0.59%) Azure Active Directory
8 2 (0.59%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.59%) Google Analytics
9 1 (0.29%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.29%) GitHub
9 1 (0.29%) IaaS
9 1 (0.29%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (4.72%) DHCP
2 14 (4.13%) DNS
3 11 (3.24%) Skype
3 11 (3.24%) SSL
4 6 (1.77%) Internet
5 5 (1.47%) Intranet
6 4 (1.18%) TCP/IP
7 3 (0.88%) SAN
8 2 (0.59%) HTTP
9 1 (0.29%) Firewall
9 1 (0.29%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (20.06%) SQL Server 2014
2 47 (13.86%) NoSQL
3 45 (13.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 43 (12.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 37 (10.91%) SQL Server 2008
5 37 (10.91%) SQL Server 2012
6 31 (9.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 28 (8.26%) MySQL
8 23 (6.78%) Relational Database
9 20 (5.90%) SQL Server 2005
10 10 (2.95%) SQL Server 2000
11 7 (2.06%) SQLite
12 6 (1.77%) DB2
12 6 (1.77%) OLAP
12 6 (1.77%) Oracle Discoverer
12 6 (1.77%) PerformancePoint
12 6 (1.77%) PowerPivot
13 5 (1.47%) MS Access
13 5 (1.47%) RDBMS
14 4 (1.18%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 60 (17.70%) Git (software)
2 41 (12.09%) Team Foundation Server
3 33 (9.73%) Visual Studio
4 11 (3.24%) CruiseControl
5 10 (2.95%) Subversion
6 9 (2.65%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 6 (1.77%) JIRA
8 5 (1.47%) Vagrant
9 2 (0.59%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 2 (0.59%) MSTest
9 2 (0.59%) NUnit
9 2 (0.59%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 1 (0.29%) Eclipse
10 1 (0.29%) GitLab
10 1 (0.29%) Jenkins
10 1 (0.29%) Maven
10 1 (0.29%) Mockito
10 1 (0.29%) Octopus Deploy
10 1 (0.29%) Selenium
10 1 (0.29%) TeamCity
General
1 30 (8.85%) Finance
2 25 (7.37%) Marketing
3 24 (7.08%) Games
4 18 (5.31%) Advertising
4 18 (5.31%) Telecoms
5 3 (0.88%) Retail
6 1 (0.29%) Back Office
6 1 (0.29%) Law
6 1 (0.29%) Legal
6 1 (0.29%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 238 (70.21%) Developer
2 157 (46.31%) .NET Developer
3 72 (21.24%) C# Developer
4 66 (19.47%) Software Developer
5 63 (18.58%) C# .NET Developer
6 48 (14.16%) .NET Software Developer
7 38 (11.21%) ASP.NET Developer
8 36 (10.62%) SQL Developer
9 34 (10.03%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 33 (9.73%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 28 (8.26%) C# Software Developer
12 24 (7.08%) DBA
12 24 (7.08%) SQL DBA
13 21 (6.19%) Software Engineer
14 20 (5.90%) Analyst
14 20 (5.90%) Lead Developer
14 20 (5.90%) Web Developer
15 18 (5.31%) Developer/Software Engineer
16 17 (5.01%) C# Software Engineer
16 17 (5.01%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 236 (69.62%) .NET
2 200 (59.00%) ASP.NET
3 132 (38.94%) ASP.NET MVC
4 115 (33.92%) .NET Framework
5 98 (28.91%) HTML
6 94 (27.73%) WCF
7 92 (27.14%) CSS
7 92 (27.14%) Web Services
8 80 (23.60%) ASP.NET Web API
9 68 (20.06%) Entity Framework
10 64 (18.88%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 63 (18.58%) RESTful
12 60 (17.70%) jQuery
13 58 (17.11%) Node.js
14 55 (16.22%) XML
15 53 (15.63%) AngularJS
16 46 (13.57%) Code First Entity Framework
17 42 (12.39%) KnockoutJS
18 41 (12.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 35 (10.32%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 17 (5.01%) Analytical Skills
1 17 (5.01%) Mobile App
2 16 (4.72%) Replication
3 13 (3.83%) NHS
4 11 (3.24%) Blackberry
4 11 (3.24%) Enterprise Software
4 11 (3.24%) Video Conferencing
5 9 (2.65%) Computer Science
6 7 (2.06%) Telematics
7 6 (1.77%) Data Integration
8 5 (1.47%) Management Information System
8 5 (1.47%) Public Cloud
8 5 (1.47%) User Experience
9 4 (1.18%) Clustering
9 4 (1.18%) Data Extraction
9 4 (1.18%) Freedom of Information
10 3 (0.88%) Data Centre
10 3 (0.88%) Mathematics
10 3 (0.88%) N-Tier
11 2 (0.59%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 75 (22.12%) Windows
2 56 (16.52%) Windows Server
3 30 (8.85%) Windows Server 2008
4 28 (8.26%) Windows Server 2012
5 20 (5.90%) Linux
6 15 (4.42%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (2.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 8 (2.36%) Unix
9 5 (1.47%) CentOS
10 4 (1.18%) Android
10 4 (1.18%) Apple iOS
10 4 (1.18%) Solaris
11 1 (0.29%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 188 (55.46%) MVC
2 158 (46.61%) Agile Software Development
3 81 (23.89%) TDD
4 72 (21.24%) Scrum
5 60 (17.70%) BDD
5 60 (17.70%) Web Application Development
6 58 (17.11%) OO
7 53 (15.63%) ITIL
8 43 (12.68%) Project Management
9 38 (11.21%) Business Intelligence
10 35 (10.32%) Continuous Integration
10 35 (10.32%) SDLC
11 30 (8.85%) Mentoring
12 27 (7.96%) Web Development
13 24 (7.08%) Software Engineering
14 23 (6.78%) Business Analysis
15 21 (6.19%) CRM
16 19 (5.60%) Service Delivery
17 18 (5.31%) OOP
18 17 (5.01%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 202 (59.59%) C#
2 175 (51.62%) SQL
3 132 (38.94%) JavaScript
4 58 (17.11%) T-SQL
5 50 (14.75%) Ruby
6 31 (9.14%) Java
7 29 (8.55%) PowerShell
8 22 (6.49%) VB.NET
9 13 (3.83%) C++
10 9 (2.65%) Python
10 9 (2.65%) Shell Script
11 8 (2.36%) ANSI SQL
12 7 (2.06%) VB
13 5 (1.47%) Perl
14 4 (1.18%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
14 4 (1.18%) Jython
14 4 (1.18%) RPG
14 4 (1.18%) RPG IV
14 4 (1.18%) VBA
15 3 (0.88%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 25 (7.37%) Degree
2 22 (6.49%) Security Cleared
3 13 (3.83%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (3.24%) MCSE
4 11 (3.24%) SC Cleared
5 3 (0.88%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (0.59%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.29%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.29%) ISEB
7 1 (0.29%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (0.29%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (3.54%) QA
2 9 (2.65%) SLA
3 2 (0.59%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.29%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.29%) ISO 14001
4 1 (0.29%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.29%) ISO27002
System Software
1 20 (5.90%) Active Directory
2 16 (4.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.18%) VirtualBox
3 4 (1.18%) Xen
4 3 (0.88%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (0.88%) XenApp
5 2 (0.59%) Docker
5 2 (0.59%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.59%) LXC
6 1 (0.29%) ISA Server
6 1 (0.29%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 11 (3.24%) SCOM
2 6 (1.77%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (1.47%) Ansible
3 5 (1.47%) Nagios
3 5 (1.47%) Puppet
4 4 (1.18%) OpenNMS
4 4 (1.18%) ZABBIX
4 4 (1.18%) Zenoss
5 2 (0.59%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (0.29%) Data Guard
6 1 (0.29%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 180 (53.10%) Microsoft
2 22 (6.49%) Oracle
3 17 (5.01%) VMware
4 14 (4.13%) Twitter
5 13 (3.83%) Facebook
6 12 (3.54%) Google
7 11 (3.24%) MobileIron
7 11 (3.24%) SolarWinds
8 10 (2.95%) PayPal
8 10 (2.95%) WorldPay
9 7 (2.06%) IBM
10 6 (1.77%) Rally
10 6 (1.77%) Red Hat
10 6 (1.77%) Xamarin
11 4 (1.18%) Citrix
11 4 (1.18%) EMC
11 4 (1.18%) Pega
11 4 (1.18%) Rackspace
11 4 (1.18%) SaltStack
12 3 (0.88%) Sun
Tyne And Wear
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £30k - £40k per annum + Benefits, 25 Days Holiday, Bonus
Posted: 10 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 250000 - 35000
Posted: 2 days ago
Billingham
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + 25 Days Holiday, Bonus, Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
North East
Ideal Training
Salary: £31000 - £41000 per annum + Base + Package
Posted: 19 hours ago
Sunderland, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 43,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
North Tyneside
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits, 25 Days Holiday, Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 40,000 + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne And Wear
2iresourcing
Salary: Competitive based salary
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000-35,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Houghton Le Spring, Tyne and Wear
Leighton Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle upon Tyne
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Choppington, Northumberland
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 32,000 - 40,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle, Staffordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Sunderland, Tyne and Wear
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Noir Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 33,000 - 37,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + 20% B
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Hartlepool
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £38000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £33,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
North East
Hewlett Packard Enterprise
Salary: Competative salary and benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
North East
LA International
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + 10% bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £70,000 (Plus Excellent Package!!)
Posted: 6 days ago
North Shields
greywood
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bens
Posted: 17 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Sage UK Limited
Salary: Competitive + benefits and bonus
Posted: 8 days ago