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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 2 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 42 45 37
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -8
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 27 15 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 4.22% 2.94% 3.08%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 13.64% 9.80% 8.88%
Number of salaries quoted 24 14 15
Average salary £33,500 £32,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.07% -31.57%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
198 153 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 30.94% 29.94% 34.70%
Number of salaries quoted 142 129 155
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £20,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,715 £47,500 £42,950
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
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 2 October 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 2 October 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +5 17 £33,500 +3.07% 7
Gateshead - 9 £36,500 - 1
SQL Server 2008
North East

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

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 42 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 25 (59.52%) C#
2 25 (59.52%) MS Excel
3 22 (52.38%) Microsoft
4 21 (50.00%) SQL
5 19 (45.24%) Team Foundation Server
6 17 (40.48%) .NET
7 16 (38.10%) T-SQL
7 16 (38.10%) ASP.NET
8 15 (35.71%) HTML
9 14 (33.33%) N-Tier
9 14 (33.33%) Ajax
10 13 (30.95%) Security Cleared
10 13 (30.95%) Windows
11 12 (28.57%) CSS
12 11 (26.19%) XHTML
12 11 (26.19%) VB
12 11 (26.19%) Web Services
13 10 (23.81%) XML
13 10 (23.81%) C++
13 10 (23.81%) BizTalk Server
13 10 (23.81%) Migration
13 10 (23.81%) WCF
14 9 (21.43%) Web Development
14 9 (21.43%) CRM
14 9 (21.43%) OO
15 8 (19.05%) SQL Server 2005
16 7 (16.67%) Oracle
16 7 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
17 6 (14.29%) Analytical Skills

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

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 10 (23.81%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (7.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 25 (59.52%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.76%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.14%) Intranet
1 3 (7.14%) Extranet
2 2 (4.76%) Firewall
2 2 (4.76%) DHCP
2 2 (4.76%) DNS
2 2 (4.76%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (19.05%) SQL Server 2005
3 7 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (11.90%) MySQL
5 4 (9.52%) SQL Server 2000
5 4 (9.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (9.52%) Oracle Database
6 3 (7.14%) Relational Database
6 3 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (7.14%) RDBMS
7 2 (4.76%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (4.76%) Oracle9i Database
7 2 (4.76%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (2.38%) NoSQL
8 1 (2.38%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (2.38%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 19 (45.24%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.38%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (4.76%) Advertising
1 2 (4.76%) Local Government
2 1 (2.38%) Finance
2 1 (2.38%) Retail
Job Titles
1 27 (64.29%) Developer
2 23 (54.76%) Software Developer
3 14 (33.33%) C# Developer
4 12 (28.57%) C# Software Developer
5 10 (23.81%) C++/C# Developer
5 10 (23.81%) C++ Developer
5 10 (23.81%) C++ Software Developer
6 8 (19.05%) DBA
7 7 (16.67%) Web Developer
7 7 (16.67%) .NET Developer
8 6 (14.29%) .NET Web Developer
8 6 (14.29%) SQL DBA
8 6 (14.29%) .NET Software Developer
9 5 (11.90%) Support Analyst
9 5 (11.90%) Analyst
9 5 (11.90%) Applications Support
10 4 (9.52%) SQL Server DBA
11 3 (7.14%) Administrator
11 3 (7.14%) Junior
11 3 (7.14%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (40.48%) .NET
2 16 (38.10%) ASP.NET
3 15 (35.71%) HTML
4 14 (33.33%) Ajax
5 12 (28.57%) CSS
6 11 (26.19%) XHTML
6 11 (26.19%) Web Services
7 10 (23.81%) XML
7 10 (23.81%) WCF
8 3 (7.14%) jQuery
8 3 (7.14%) HTML5
9 2 (4.76%) SOAP
9 2 (4.76%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 1 (2.38%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 1 (2.38%) Razor View Engine
10 1 (2.38%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 1 (2.38%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1 (2.38%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 14 (33.33%) N-Tier
2 6 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.38%) Replication
3 1 (2.38%) Clustering
3 1 (2.38%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 13 (30.95%) Windows
2 5 (11.90%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (4.76%) Linux
3 2 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.38%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (23.81%) Migration
2 9 (21.43%) OO
2 9 (21.43%) CRM
2 9 (21.43%) Web Development
3 5 (11.90%) Problem Management
4 4 (9.52%) Business Continuity
4 4 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (7.14%) Configuration Management
6 2 (4.76%) Project Management
6 2 (4.76%) Service Management
6 2 (4.76%) Service Delivery
6 2 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (4.76%) E-business
6 2 (4.76%) Document Management
6 2 (4.76%) ITIL
6 2 (4.76%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (2.38%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (2.38%) Capacity Management
7 1 (2.38%) Analytics
7 1 (2.38%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 25 (59.52%) C#
2 21 (50.00%) SQL
3 16 (38.10%) T-SQL
4 11 (26.19%) VB
5 10 (23.81%) C++
6 5 (11.90%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.38%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.38%) Java
7 1 (2.38%) Python
Qualifications
1 13 (30.95%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.76%) MCP
3 1 (2.38%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (4.76%) Active Directory
1 2 (4.76%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (4.76%) Oracle RAC
1 2 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (4.76%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (4.76%) WSUS
1 2 (4.76%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 22 (52.38%) Microsoft
2 7 (16.67%) Oracle
3 5 (11.90%) HP
4 2 (4.76%) Dell
4 2 (4.76%) Cisco
4 2 (4.76%) VMware
5 1 (2.38%) Sony
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £34000 - £39000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Ashdown IT
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + attractive benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Ashdown IT
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Tyne and Wear
Code Red Associates
Salary: £28000 to £30000 per annum - Plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 40k per year + company benefits
Posted: 5 days ago