The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 45 49 54
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +5
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 24 26 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 4.54% 4.87% 2.58%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 11.21% 11.45% 7.77%
Number of salaries quoted 24 22 15
Median salary £37,625 £34,250 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.85% -8.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £27,050 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £55,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
SQL Server 2008
North East

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 Tyne and Wear region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Tyne and Wear
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
214 227 206
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 40.45% 42.51% 33.17%
Number of salaries quoted 192 185 192
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,150 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,983 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

The demand trend of job ads across the Tyne and Wear region citing SQL Server 2008 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Tyne and Wear region.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

SQL Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

SQL Server 2008
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 30 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
Newcastle upon Tyne -6 19 £41,500 +22.05%
Wallsend - 3 £31,000 -
Gateshead - 2 £40,000 -
SQL Server 2008
North East

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 38 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 35 (92.11%) Microsoft
3 33 (86.84%) .NET
4 31 (81.58%) ASP.NET
5 27 (71.05%) OO
5 27 (71.05%) Agile Software Development
5 27 (71.05%) Team Foundation Server
6 24 (63.16%) Dynamics CRM
6 24 (63.16%) CRM
6 24 (63.16%) Scrum
7 23 (60.53%) Business Intelligence
8 22 (57.89%) Web Services
8 22 (57.89%) XML
8 22 (57.89%) C#
8 22 (57.89%) SQL
8 22 (57.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 22 (57.89%) SQL Server 2012
9 21 (55.26%) ASP.NET MVC
9 21 (55.26%) MVC
10 20 (52.63%) Telecoms
10 20 (52.63%) Project Management
10 20 (52.63%) Windows
10 20 (52.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 20 (52.63%) Windows Server 2008
10 20 (52.63%) Business Analysis
11 19 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 19 (50.00%) .NET Framework
11 19 (50.00%) HTML
11 19 (50.00%) CSS
11 19 (50.00%) BizTalk Server

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 19 (50.00%) BizTalk Server
2 12 (31.58%) IIS
3 2 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (5.26%) MS Exchange
3 2 (5.26%) Office Communications Server
3 2 (5.26%) SharePoint
Applications
1 18 (47.37%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.26%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 24 (63.16%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.63%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.26%) Internet
1 2 (5.26%) NAS
1 2 (5.26%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 22 (57.89%) SQL Server 2012
2 22 (57.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 20 (52.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 19 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (15.79%) SQL Server 2014
6 3 (7.89%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (2.63%) DTS
7 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 27 (71.05%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (23.68%) CruiseControl
2 9 (23.68%) Visual Studio
3 3 (7.89%) Subversion
4 2 (5.26%) Git (software)
General
1 20 (52.63%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (73.68%) Developer
2 22 (57.89%) .NET Developer
3 17 (44.74%) Software Developer
4 16 (42.11%) .NET Software Developer
5 11 (28.95%) C# Developer
6 9 (23.68%) C# .NET Developer
7 8 (21.05%) Lead .NET Developer
7 8 (21.05%) Lead Developer
8 7 (18.42%) Lead Software Developer
9 5 (13.16%) .NET Software Engineer
9 5 (13.16%) C# Software Developer
9 5 (13.16%) C# Software Engineer
9 5 (13.16%) Developer/Software Engineer
9 5 (13.16%) Software Engineer
10 4 (10.53%) Web Developer
11 3 (7.89%) ASP.NET Developer
12 2 (5.26%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 2 (5.26%) Senior .NET Developer
12 2 (5.26%) Senior C# Developer
12 2 (5.26%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (86.84%) .NET
2 31 (81.58%) ASP.NET
3 22 (57.89%) Web Services
3 22 (57.89%) XML
4 21 (55.26%) ASP.NET MVC
5 19 (50.00%) .NET Framework
5 19 (50.00%) CSS
5 19 (50.00%) HTML
6 14 (36.84%) LINQ
7 13 (34.21%) CSS3
7 13 (34.21%) HTML5
7 13 (34.21%) KnockoutJS
8 10 (26.32%) jQuery
9 9 (23.68%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 7 (18.42%) CSLA
10 7 (18.42%) WinForms
11 5 (13.16%) Ajax
11 5 (13.16%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 5 (13.16%) XHTML
12 4 (10.53%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.16%) N-Tier
2 4 (10.53%) Clustering
3 2 (5.26%) Replication
4 1 (2.63%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 20 (52.63%) Windows
1 20 (52.63%) Windows Server 2008
2 19 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 18 (47.37%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (7.89%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.63%) Linux
5 1 (2.63%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (71.05%) Agile Software Development
1 27 (71.05%) OO
2 24 (63.16%) CRM
2 24 (63.16%) Scrum
3 23 (60.53%) Business Intelligence
4 21 (55.26%) MVC
5 20 (52.63%) Business Analysis
5 20 (52.63%) Project Management
6 16 (42.11%) Automated Testing
6 16 (42.11%) Continuous Integration
6 16 (42.11%) ITIL
7 13 (34.21%) TDD
8 11 (28.95%) Coaching
8 11 (28.95%) Technical Architecture
9 6 (15.79%) Web Development
10 4 (10.53%) Line Management
10 4 (10.53%) SDLC
11 3 (7.89%) Software Engineering
12 2 (5.26%) High Availability
12 2 (5.26%) Infrastructure Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 22 (57.89%) C#
1 22 (57.89%) SQL
2 15 (39.47%) JavaScript
3 13 (34.21%) T-SQL
4 6 (15.79%) VB
5 2 (5.26%) C++
5 2 (5.26%) Java
6 1 (2.63%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 11 (28.95%) Degree
2 4 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (7.89%) MCSA
3 3 (7.89%) MCSE
4 2 (5.26%) DBS Check
4 2 (5.26%) MCDBA
4 2 (5.26%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (5.26%) Active Directory
1 2 (5.26%) vSphere
2 1 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 35 (92.11%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.26%) Rally
3 1 (2.63%) Oracle
3 1 (2.63%) VMware