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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 41 41 44
Rank change year-on-year
0 +3
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 26 19 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 4.04% 3.79% 3.17%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 13.83% 12.93% 9.30%
Number of salaries quoted 23 18 16
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
188 147 172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 29.24% 29.34% 34.06%
Number of salaries quoted 135 125 157
Average salary £33,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,100 £20,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £47,500 £43,500
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 23 September 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 23 September 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 -3 16 £33,500 +3.07% 8
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 23 September 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 23 (54.76%) Microsoft
2 23 (54.76%) C#
2 23 (54.76%) MS Excel
3 22 (52.38%) SQL
4 17 (40.48%) T-SQL
4 17 (40.48%) Team Foundation Server
5 16 (38.10%) .NET
6 15 (35.71%) Windows
7 14 (33.33%) ASP.NET
7 14 (33.33%) HTML
8 13 (30.95%) Ajax
8 13 (30.95%) N-Tier
9 12 (28.57%) Security Cleared
10 11 (26.19%) CSS
10 11 (26.19%) Web Services
11 10 (23.81%) XML
11 10 (23.81%) WCF
11 10 (23.81%) SQL Server 2005
12 9 (21.43%) Oracle
12 9 (21.43%) Migration
12 9 (21.43%) BizTalk Server
12 9 (21.43%) C++
12 9 (21.43%) VB
12 9 (21.43%) XHTML
13 8 (19.05%) CRM
13 8 (19.05%) OO
13 8 (19.05%) Web Development
14 7 (16.67%) MySQL
14 7 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012

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

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 9 (21.43%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (7.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 23 (54.76%) 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 10 (23.81%) SQL Server 2005
3 7 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (16.67%) MySQL
4 6 (14.29%) SQL Server 2000
4 6 (14.29%) Oracle Database
5 4 (9.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (7.14%) RDBMS
6 3 (7.14%) Relational Database
6 3 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (4.76%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (4.76%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (4.76%) Oracle9i Database
8 1 (2.38%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (2.38%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (2.38%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 17 (40.48%) 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 25 (59.52%) Developer
2 20 (47.62%) Software Developer
3 14 (33.33%) C# Developer
4 11 (26.19%) C# Software Developer
5 10 (23.81%) DBA
6 9 (21.43%) C++ Developer
6 9 (21.43%) C++ Software Developer
6 9 (21.43%) C++/C# Developer
7 8 (19.05%) Web Developer
8 7 (16.67%) .NET Developer
8 7 (16.67%) SQL DBA
9 6 (14.29%) .NET Web Developer
9 6 (14.29%) .NET Software Developer
10 5 (11.90%) Support Analyst
10 5 (11.90%) Analyst
10 5 (11.90%) Applications Support
10 5 (11.90%) Administrator
11 4 (9.52%) SQL Server DBA
12 3 (7.14%) Technical Support
12 3 (7.14%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (38.10%) .NET
2 14 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 14 (33.33%) HTML
3 13 (30.95%) Ajax
4 11 (26.19%) Web Services
4 11 (26.19%) CSS
5 10 (23.81%) XML
5 10 (23.81%) WCF
6 9 (21.43%) XHTML
7 4 (9.52%) jQuery
8 3 (7.14%) HTML5
9 2 (4.76%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 2 (4.76%) SOAP
10 1 (2.38%) .NET Framework
10 1 (2.38%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1 (2.38%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 1 (2.38%) Razor View Engine
10 1 (2.38%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 13 (30.95%) 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 15 (35.71%) 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 9 (21.43%) Migration
2 8 (19.05%) Web Development
2 8 (19.05%) OO
2 8 (19.05%) CRM
3 5 (11.90%) Problem Management
4 4 (9.52%) Business Continuity
4 4 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (7.14%) E-business
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%) Document Management
6 2 (4.76%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (4.76%) ITIL
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 23 (54.76%) C#
2 22 (52.38%) SQL
3 17 (40.48%) T-SQL
4 9 (21.43%) VB
4 9 (21.43%) C++
5 6 (14.29%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.38%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.38%) Java
6 1 (2.38%) Python
Qualifications
1 12 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 4 (9.52%) 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 23 (54.76%) Microsoft
2 9 (21.43%) 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
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