The first table below looks at the demand for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 31 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 Tyne and Wear region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 51 34 31
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -3
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 12 29 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 1.89% 5.52% 5.09%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.74% 19.59% 14.43%
Number of salaries quoted 11 28 29
Average salary £36,500 £32,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.30% -31.57%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+8.10% -1.33%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Tyne and Wear
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
155 148 201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 24.41% 28.19% 35.26%
Number of salaries quoted 124 130 173
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £20,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £48,300
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
SQL Server 2008
North East

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Tyne and Wear region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 31 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
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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
Newcastle upon Tyne -12 7 £31,500 +5.00% 4
Gateshead - 4 £36,500 -
SQL Server 2008
North East

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear region citing SQL Server 2008 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 2008.

1 26 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 20 (76.92%) SQL
3 16 (61.54%) T-SQL
4 13 (50.00%) Windows
4 13 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 12 (46.15%) SQL Server 2005
6 11 (42.31%) Oracle
7 9 (34.62%) MySQL
8 8 (30.77%) SQL Server 2000
8 8 (30.77%) Oracle Database
9 7 (26.92%) C#
9 7 (26.92%) MS Excel
10 6 (23.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 6 (23.08%) MCP
11 5 (19.23%) Web Services
11 5 (19.23%) XML
11 5 (19.23%) .NET
11 5 (19.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 5 (19.23%) WCF
11 5 (19.23%) Team Foundation Server
12 4 (15.38%) Security Cleared
12 4 (15.38%) Migration
12 4 (15.38%) JavaScript
12 4 (15.38%) C++
12 4 (15.38%) HTML
12 4 (15.38%) BizTalk Server
12 4 (15.38%) E-business
13 3 (11.54%) ASP.NET
13 3 (11.54%) CSS
13 3 (11.54%) Business Intelligence

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear region citing SQL Server 2008 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 2008. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (15.38%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (26.92%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.85%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (3.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) SAN
1 1 (3.85%) Intranet
1 1 (3.85%) Extranet
1 1 (3.85%) Firewall
1 1 (3.85%) DHCP
1 1 (3.85%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (46.15%) SQL Server 2005
3 9 (34.62%) MySQL
4 8 (30.77%) SQL Server 2000
4 8 (30.77%) Oracle Database
5 6 (23.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (19.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (7.69%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (7.69%) Oracle9i Database
7 2 (7.69%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (3.85%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (3.85%) Data Mining
8 1 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (3.85%) OLAP
8 1 (3.85%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (3.85%) NoSQL
8 1 (3.85%) PerformancePoint
8 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 5 (19.23%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (7.69%) Advertising
1 2 (7.69%) Local Government
1 2 (7.69%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.85%) Electronics
2 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.85%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (50.00%) DBA
2 10 (38.46%) Developer
2 10 (38.46%) SQL DBA
3 7 (26.92%) C# Developer
4 6 (23.08%) SQL Server DBA
4 6 (23.08%) Administrator
5 5 (19.23%) Software Developer
5 5 (19.23%) C# Software Developer
6 4 (15.38%) C++/C# Developer
6 4 (15.38%) C++ Developer
6 4 (15.38%) C++ Software Developer
6 4 (15.38%) Analyst
6 4 (15.38%) Support Analyst
7 3 (11.54%) Applications Support
8 2 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
8 2 (7.69%) Applications Support Analyst
8 2 (7.69%) Senior Developer
9 1 (3.85%) Web Developer
9 1 (3.85%) Business Developer
9 1 (3.85%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (19.23%) Web Services
1 5 (19.23%) XML
1 5 (19.23%) .NET
1 5 (19.23%) WCF
2 4 (15.38%) HTML
3 3 (11.54%) ASP.NET
3 3 (11.54%) CSS
3 3 (11.54%) jQuery
4 2 (7.69%) .NET Framework
4 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (7.69%) Ajax
4 2 (7.69%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 1 (3.85%) Razor View Engine
5 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (3.85%) HTML5
5 1 (3.85%) MDX
5 1 (3.85%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) N-Tier
2 2 (7.69%) Replication
2 2 (7.69%) Clustering
3 1 (3.85%) DTV
3 1 (3.85%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 13 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (3.85%) Linux
3 1 (3.85%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (15.38%) Migration
1 4 (15.38%) E-business
2 3 (11.54%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (7.69%) Problem Management
3 2 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (7.69%) Document Management
3 2 (7.69%) Service Management
3 2 (7.69%) Service Delivery
3 2 (7.69%) MVC
4 1 (3.85%) High Availability
4 1 (3.85%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (3.85%) Capacity Management
4 1 (3.85%) Analytics
4 1 (3.85%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (3.85%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (3.85%) Project Management
4 1 (3.85%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (3.85%) ITIL
4 1 (3.85%) Software Engineering
4 1 (3.85%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 20 (76.92%) SQL
2 16 (61.54%) T-SQL
3 7 (26.92%) C#
4 4 (15.38%) JavaScript
4 4 (15.38%) C++
5 1 (3.85%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 1 (3.85%) Python
5 1 (3.85%) Java
5 1 (3.85%) PL/SQL
5 1 (3.85%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (23.08%) MCP
2 4 (15.38%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (7.69%) Oracle RAC
1 2 (7.69%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (7.69%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.85%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) Data Guard
2 1 (3.85%) WSUS
Vendors
1 13 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (42.31%) Oracle
3 1 (3.85%) HP
3 1 (3.85%) Dell
3 1 (3.85%) Sony
3 1 (3.85%) Cisco
3 1 (3.85%) SAP
3 1 (3.85%) VMware
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