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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 65 45 37
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -8
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 4 19 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 0.80% 2.95% 4.81%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.97% 10.33% 17.27%
Number of salaries quoted 4 18 24
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,700 £32,200 £21,950
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £38,250 £37,900
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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
203 184 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 40.52% 28.62% 27.86%
Number of salaries quoted 184 135 120
Average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £44,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 28 August 2015.

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 28 August 2015. 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 -1 4 £32,500 -2.98% 3
SQL Server 2008
North East

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 28 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 20 (71.43%) ASP.NET
2 20 (71.43%) C#
2 20 (71.43%) .NET
3 16 (57.14%) Microsoft
4 14 (50.00%) Ajax
5 13 (46.43%) HTML
5 13 (46.43%) CSS
6 12 (42.86%) JavaScript
7 10 (35.71%) SQL
7 10 (35.71%) jQuery
8 9 (32.14%) Web Development
8 9 (32.14%) SQL Server 2012
9 7 (25.00%) OO
9 7 (25.00%) XHTML
9 7 (25.00%) Windows
10 6 (21.43%) MS Excel
10 6 (21.43%) Crystal Reports
10 6 (21.43%) .NET Framework
10 6 (21.43%) SQL Server 2005
11 5 (17.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 5 (17.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 5 (17.86%) Team Foundation Server
11 5 (17.86%) VB
11 5 (17.86%) CRM
11 5 (17.86%) SharePoint
11 5 (17.86%) N-Tier
11 5 (17.86%) MVC
12 4 (14.29%) Active Directory
12 4 (14.29%) BusinessObjects

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 5 (17.86%) SharePoint
2 4 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 4 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (10.71%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (10.71%) IIS
3 3 (10.71%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (10.71%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (7.14%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (7.14%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (7.14%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (3.57%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 6 (21.43%) MS Excel
2 2 (7.14%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.71%) LAN
1 3 (10.71%) WAN
1 3 (10.71%) SAN
1 3 (10.71%) Firewall
1 3 (10.71%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (3.57%) NAS
2 1 (3.57%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (32.14%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (21.43%) Crystal Reports
3 6 (21.43%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (17.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (17.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (14.29%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (10.71%) SAP BI
6 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 3 (10.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (10.71%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database
7 1 (3.57%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (17.86%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (7.14%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.57%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 2 (7.14%) Finance
2 1 (3.57%) Retail
2 1 (3.57%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 20 (71.43%) Developer
2 11 (39.29%) Web Developer
3 10 (35.71%) .NET Developer
4 6 (21.43%) .NET Web Developer
4 6 (21.43%) Senior Developer
5 5 (17.86%) Senior Web Developer
6 4 (14.29%) Development Manager
6 4 (14.29%) Senior Manager
6 4 (14.29%) Web Development Manager
6 4 (14.29%) Web Manager
6 4 (14.29%) Senior Development Manager
6 4 (14.29%) Software Developer
7 3 (10.71%) Business Intelligence Specialist
7 3 (10.71%) Field Engineer
8 2 (7.14%) ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (7.14%) C# Software Developer
8 2 (7.14%) C# Developer
9 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Developer
9 1 (3.57%) SharePoint Developer
9 1 (3.57%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (71.43%) .NET
1 20 (71.43%) ASP.NET
2 14 (50.00%) Ajax
3 13 (46.43%) CSS
3 13 (46.43%) HTML
4 10 (35.71%) jQuery
5 7 (25.00%) XHTML
6 6 (21.43%) .NET Framework
7 3 (10.71%) XML
7 3 (10.71%) ADO.NET
8 2 (7.14%) WCF
8 2 (7.14%) CSS3
8 2 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (7.14%) HTML5
9 1 (3.57%) Entity Framework
9 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
9 1 (3.57%) Web Services
9 1 (3.57%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) N-Tier
2 1 (3.57%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 7 (25.00%) Windows
2 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (10.71%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (3.57%) Windows XP
4 1 (3.57%) Windows 7
4 1 (3.57%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (32.14%) Web Development
2 7 (25.00%) OO
3 5 (17.86%) CRM
3 5 (17.86%) MVC
4 3 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (10.71%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (7.14%) ERP
6 1 (3.57%) OOA/OOD
6 1 (3.57%) Asset Management
6 1 (3.57%) Project Planning
6 1 (3.57%) Unit Testing
6 1 (3.57%) Waterfall
6 1 (3.57%) Software Deployment
6 1 (3.57%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (3.57%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (3.57%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (3.57%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (71.43%) C#
2 12 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 10 (35.71%) SQL
4 5 (17.86%) VB
5 2 (7.14%) VB.NET
5 2 (7.14%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 4 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.57%) MCTS
3 1 (3.57%) DV Cleared
3 1 (3.57%) MCP
3 1 (3.57%) MCAD
3 1 (3.57%) MCSD
3 1 (3.57%) MCSE
3 1 (3.57%) MCSA
3 1 (3.57%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 3 (10.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (10.71%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.57%) vSphere
Vendors
1 16 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.71%) NetApp
2 3 (10.71%) VMware
2 3 (10.71%) SAP
2 3 (10.71%) Cisco
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle
3 1 (3.57%) WatchGuard
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
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Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
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