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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 44 32 39
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +7
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 18 27 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 2.78% 5.35% 3.88%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.84% 18.49% 11.58%
Number of salaries quoted 17 26 22
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 £37,500 £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
183 146 190
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 28.28% 28.91% 33.51%
Number of salaries quoted 134 125 171
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £20,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 20 August 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 -10 9 £33,500 +11.66% 4
Gateshead - 7 £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 20 August 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 33 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 22 (66.67%) SQL
3 17 (51.52%) T-SQL
3 17 (51.52%) Microsoft
4 15 (45.45%) Windows
5 14 (42.42%) C#
6 13 (39.39%) MS Excel
6 13 (39.39%) SQL Server 2005
7 11 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
7 11 (33.33%) Oracle
8 10 (30.30%) .NET
9 9 (27.27%) MySQL
10 8 (24.24%) ASP.NET
10 8 (24.24%) HTML
10 8 (24.24%) Web Services
10 8 (24.24%) SQL Server 2000
10 8 (24.24%) Oracle Database
11 7 (21.21%) XML
11 7 (21.21%) N-Tier
11 7 (21.21%) CSS
11 7 (21.21%) WCF
12 6 (18.18%) Security Cleared
12 6 (18.18%) Ajax
12 6 (18.18%) Migration
12 6 (18.18%) C++
12 6 (18.18%) MCP
12 6 (18.18%) BizTalk Server
13 5 (15.15%) JavaScript
13 5 (15.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 4 (12.12%) Web Development

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

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 6 (18.18%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (3.03%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (39.39%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (3.03%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.06%) DHCP
1 2 (6.06%) DNS
1 2 (6.06%) SAN
1 2 (6.06%) Firewall
2 1 (3.03%) Intranet
2 1 (3.03%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 13 (39.39%) SQL Server 2005
3 9 (27.27%) MySQL
4 8 (24.24%) SQL Server 2000
4 8 (24.24%) Oracle Database
5 5 (15.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (12.12%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (12.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (6.06%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (6.06%) Oracle9i Database
7 2 (6.06%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (3.03%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (3.03%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (3.03%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.03%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (6.06%) Finance
1 2 (6.06%) Advertising
1 2 (6.06%) Local Government
2 1 (3.03%) Marketing
2 1 (3.03%) Retail
2 1 (3.03%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.03%) Electronics
2 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (48.48%) Developer
2 13 (39.39%) DBA
3 11 (33.33%) Software Developer
4 10 (30.30%) C# Developer
4 10 (30.30%) SQL DBA
5 7 (21.21%) C# Software Developer
6 6 (18.18%) C++ Developer
6 6 (18.18%) C++ Software Developer
6 6 (18.18%) SQL Server DBA
6 6 (18.18%) Administrator
6 6 (18.18%) C++/C# Developer
7 5 (15.15%) .NET Developer
7 5 (15.15%) Analyst
7 5 (15.15%) Support Analyst
8 4 (12.12%) Web Developer
9 3 (9.09%) Senior Developer
9 3 (9.09%) Applications Support
9 3 (9.09%) .NET Web Developer
9 3 (9.09%) .NET Software Developer
9 3 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (30.30%) .NET
2 8 (24.24%) ASP.NET
2 8 (24.24%) Web Services
2 8 (24.24%) HTML
3 7 (21.21%) XML
3 7 (21.21%) CSS
3 7 (21.21%) WCF
4 6 (18.18%) Ajax
5 4 (12.12%) XHTML
6 3 (9.09%) jQuery
7 2 (6.06%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (6.06%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 2 (6.06%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 2 (6.06%) .NET Framework
8 1 (3.03%) LINQ
8 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 1 (3.03%) Razor View Engine
8 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 1 (3.03%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.21%) N-Tier
2 2 (6.06%) Replication
2 2 (6.06%) Clustering
3 1 (3.03%) Statistics
3 1 (3.03%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 15 (45.45%) Windows
2 3 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (6.06%) Linux
4 1 (3.03%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (18.18%) Migration
2 4 (12.12%) E-business
2 4 (12.12%) OO
2 4 (12.12%) CRM
2 4 (12.12%) Web Development
3 2 (6.06%) Problem Management
3 2 (6.06%) ITIL
3 2 (6.06%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (6.06%) Project Management
3 2 (6.06%) Service Management
3 2 (6.06%) Service Delivery
3 2 (6.06%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (6.06%) MVC
3 2 (6.06%) Business Continuity
3 2 (6.06%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (6.06%) Document Management
3 2 (6.06%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (3.03%) High Availability
4 1 (3.03%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (3.03%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (66.67%) SQL
2 17 (51.52%) T-SQL
3 14 (42.42%) C#
4 6 (18.18%) C++
5 5 (15.15%) JavaScript
6 4 (12.12%) VB
7 1 (3.03%) Python
7 1 (3.03%) PowerShell
7 1 (3.03%) PL/SQL
7 1 (3.03%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (18.18%) MCP
1 6 (18.18%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.03%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (9.09%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.06%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (6.06%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (6.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (6.06%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (6.06%) WSUS
1 2 (6.06%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 17 (51.52%) Microsoft
2 11 (33.33%) Oracle
3 2 (6.06%) Cisco
3 2 (6.06%) VMware
3 2 (6.06%) HP
3 2 (6.06%) Dell
4 1 (3.03%) Sony
4 1 (3.03%) SAP
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £34000 - £39000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Ashdown IT
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + attractive benefits
Posted: 6 days ago