The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the North East region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 9 5 4
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 119 142 168
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 14.88% 21.55% 20.79%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 56.94% 71.72% 62.22%
Number of salaries quoted 115 133 153
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £47,500 £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +1.35%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
209 198 270
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 26.13% 30.05% 33.42%
Number of salaries quoted 185 179 230
Average salary £35,000 £38,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.89% -3.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
SQL Server
England

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 11 July 2014.

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 11 July 2014. 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 -1 83 £34,000 -2.85% 28
Durham -1 19 £33,750 -10.00% 5
Northumberland -6 10 £25,500 -43.33% 2
SQL Server
England

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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.

1 141 (56.63%) .NET
2 136 (54.62%) C#
3 120 (48.19%) ASP.NET
4 116 (46.59%) SQL
5 73 (29.32%) MVC
6 67 (26.91%) Microsoft
7 62 (24.90%) Windows
8 57 (22.89%) ASP.NET MVC
9 50 (20.08%) T-SQL
10 49 (19.68%) HTML
11 45 (18.07%) SQL Server 2012
12 41 (16.47%) MS Excel
12 41 (16.47%) TDD
13 40 (16.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 38 (15.26%) Web Application Development
15 37 (14.86%) CSS
16 36 (14.46%) JavaScript
16 36 (14.46%) Dependency Injection
17 34 (13.65%) Oracle
18 33 (13.25%) Degree
18 33 (13.25%) ASP.NET MVC 4
19 32 (12.85%) WCF
19 32 (12.85%) VB.NET
19 32 (12.85%) Web Services
20 31 (12.45%) MySQL
20 31 (12.45%) Android
20 31 (12.45%) SQL Server 2008
21 30 (12.05%) Domain-Driven Design
21 30 (12.05%) SharePoint
22 29 (11.65%) SQL Server Integration Services

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

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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 30 (12.05%) SharePoint
2 24 (9.64%) Node.js
3 14 (5.62%) MS Exchange
4 12 (4.82%) Exchange Server 2010
4 12 (4.82%) Exchange Server 2007
5 11 (4.42%) BizTalk Server
5 11 (4.42%) Exchange Server 2003
6 9 (3.61%) IIS
7 7 (2.81%) SharePoint 2010
8 5 (2.01%) SharePoint Server
9 4 (1.61%) SharePoint 2013
10 2 (0.80%) WebLogic
10 2 (0.80%) Lync
10 2 (0.80%) WordPress
10 2 (0.80%) MQSeries
11 1 (0.40%) SAS
11 1 (0.40%) CMS
Applications
1 41 (16.47%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.01%) MS Office
3 1 (0.40%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 6 (2.41%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (2.01%) Dynamics NAV
3 4 (1.61%) Dynamics GP
3 4 (1.61%) Line 50
4 3 (1.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.80%) Oracle 11i
6 1 (0.40%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.61%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.80%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (6.43%) SAN
2 10 (4.02%) Internet
3 7 (2.81%) Intranet
4 6 (2.41%) Firewall
5 5 (2.01%) DNS
6 4 (1.61%) DHCP
7 2 (0.80%) HTTP
7 2 (0.80%) Unified Communications
8 1 (0.40%) Asterisk PBX
8 1 (0.40%) VPN
8 1 (0.40%) Ethernet
8 1 (0.40%) PBX
8 1 (0.40%) VoIP
8 1 (0.40%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (18.07%) SQL Server 2012
2 40 (16.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 31 (12.45%) MySQL
3 31 (12.45%) SQL Server 2008
4 29 (11.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 17 (6.83%) SQL Server 2005
6 15 (6.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 15 (6.02%) Oracle Database
7 9 (3.61%) IBM InfoSphere
7 9 (3.61%) DataStage
7 9 (3.61%) QualityStage
7 9 (3.61%) SQL Server 2000
8 8 (3.21%) NoSQL
9 5 (2.01%) Relational Database
9 5 (2.01%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (1.20%) DB2
10 3 (1.20%) Oracle Database 10g
10 3 (1.20%) Oracle Database 11g
11 2 (0.80%) Oracle9i Database
11 2 (0.80%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 20 (8.03%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (4.02%) Visual Studio
3 3 (1.20%) InstallShield
4 2 (0.80%) JUnit
5 1 (0.40%) NUnit
5 1 (0.40%) MSTest
5 1 (0.40%) Rhino Mocks
5 1 (0.40%) Moq
General
1 25 (10.04%) Games
2 21 (8.43%) Finance
3 16 (6.43%) Advertising
4 12 (4.82%) Manufacturing
5 7 (2.81%) Marketing
6 4 (1.61%) Telecoms
7 3 (1.20%) Electronics
8 2 (0.80%) Local Government
9 1 (0.40%) Back Office
9 1 (0.40%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.40%) Law
9 1 (0.40%) Retail
Job Titles
1 150 (60.24%) Developer
2 76 (30.52%) .NET Developer
3 31 (12.45%) DBA
4 30 (12.05%) C# Developer
5 25 (10.04%) SQL DBA
6 24 (9.64%) Analyst
6 24 (9.64%) C# .NET Developer
7 19 (7.63%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 19 (7.63%) Software Developer
7 19 (7.63%) Administrator
8 13 (5.22%) Consultant
9 12 (4.82%) Lead Developer
9 12 (4.82%) 2nd Line Support
9 12 (4.82%) Support Analyst
9 12 (4.82%) SQL Server DBA
10 11 (4.42%) Web Developer
11 9 (3.61%) Technical Support
11 9 (3.61%) Systems Developer
11 9 (3.61%) ETL Developer
12 8 (3.21%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 141 (56.63%) .NET
2 120 (48.19%) ASP.NET
3 57 (22.89%) ASP.NET MVC
4 49 (19.68%) HTML
5 37 (14.86%) CSS
6 33 (13.25%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 32 (12.85%) Web Services
7 32 (12.85%) WCF
8 26 (10.44%) .NET Framework
9 25 (10.04%) Ninject
10 24 (9.64%) KnockoutJS
11 22 (8.84%) XML
12 17 (6.83%) jQuery
13 13 (5.22%) RESTful
14 12 (4.82%) WinForms
15 11 (4.42%) ASP.NET Web API
16 10 (4.02%) Ajax
17 8 (3.21%) HTML5
17 8 (3.21%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 7 (2.81%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 25 (10.04%) Mobile App
2 24 (9.64%) iPhone
3 11 (4.42%) Replication
3 11 (4.42%) Clustering
4 7 (2.81%) Computer Science
5 3 (1.20%) Mathematics
5 3 (1.20%) Physics
5 3 (1.20%) Hedge funds
5 3 (1.20%) N-Tier
5 3 (1.20%) DTV
6 2 (0.80%) Statistics
6 2 (0.80%) Social Media
7 1 (0.40%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.40%) Inversion of Control
7 1 (0.40%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.40%) EFT
7 1 (0.40%) Tandem
7 1 (0.40%) Web 2.0
7 1 (0.40%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 62 (24.90%) Windows
2 31 (12.45%) Android
3 22 (8.84%) Linux
4 16 (6.43%) UNIX
5 12 (4.82%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (4.02%) Windows 7
7 7 (2.81%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (2.01%) Windows 8
8 5 (2.01%) Windows XP
9 4 (1.61%) Apple iOS
10 2 (0.80%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.40%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.40%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (29.32%) MVC
2 41 (16.47%) TDD
3 38 (15.26%) Web Application Development
4 36 (14.46%) Dependency Injection
5 30 (12.05%) Domain-Driven Design
6 26 (10.44%) Scrum
6 26 (10.44%) ITIL
7 23 (9.24%) Business Intelligence
8 19 (7.63%) Agile Software Development
9 16 (6.43%) OO
10 14 (5.62%) Continuous Integration
11 11 (4.42%) BDD
11 11 (4.42%) CRM
11 11 (4.42%) ETL
12 10 (4.02%) Software Engineering
12 10 (4.02%) Project Management
13 8 (3.21%) Disaster Recovery
13 8 (3.21%) ERP
13 8 (3.21%) Business Continuity
13 8 (3.21%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 136 (54.62%) C#
2 116 (46.59%) SQL
3 50 (20.08%) T-SQL
4 36 (14.46%) JavaScript
5 32 (12.85%) VB.NET
6 19 (7.63%) VB
7 16 (6.43%) C++
8 13 (5.22%) Java
9 7 (2.81%) PL/SQL
10 5 (2.01%) PowerShell
11 3 (1.20%) Python
11 3 (1.20%) C
11 3 (1.20%) PHP
12 2 (0.80%) Scala
12 2 (0.80%) VB6
13 1 (0.40%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
13 1 (0.40%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.40%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.40%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 33 (13.25%) Degree
2 14 (5.62%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (4.42%) Security Cleared
4 10 (4.02%) MCP
5 3 (1.20%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.80%) CIMA
6 2 (0.80%) AAT
7 1 (0.40%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.40%) MCITP
7 1 (0.40%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.20%) SLA
2 2 (0.80%) QA
3 1 (0.40%) Data Quality
System Software
1 28 (11.24%) Active Directory
2 9 (3.61%) Hyper-V
3 5 (2.01%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (1.20%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (0.80%) Oracle RMAN
5 2 (0.80%) XenApp
5 2 (0.80%) XenServer
5 2 (0.80%) UAG
6 1 (0.40%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 8 (3.21%) WSUS
2 6 (2.41%) SCCM
2 6 (2.41%) SCOM
3 4 (1.61%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 3 (1.20%) Data Guard
5 1 (0.40%) SCDPM
5 1 (0.40%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 67 (26.91%) Microsoft
2 34 (13.65%) Oracle
3 25 (10.04%) Google
4 20 (8.03%) VMware
5 15 (6.02%) Citrix
6 9 (3.61%) IBM
7 8 (3.21%) SAP
8 6 (2.41%) Sage
9 4 (1.61%) Pegasus
9 4 (1.61%) Facebook
10 3 (1.20%) Epicor
10 3 (1.20%) Cisco
11 2 (0.80%) Progress
11 2 (0.80%) JD Edwards
11 2 (0.80%) AppSense
12 1 (0.40%) Sony
12 1 (0.40%) NetApp
12 1 (0.40%) Avaya
12 1 (0.40%) HP
12 1 (0.40%) EMC
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Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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