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

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 41 36 40
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +4
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 20 24 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 3.09% 4.76% 3.15%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.81% 17.02% 9.44%
Number of salaries quoted 19 24 17
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
185 141 180
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 28.55% 27.98% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 135 121 164
Average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £20,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,000 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 1 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 -13 10 £33,500 +11.66% 4
Gateshead - 8 £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 1 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 36 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 23 (63.89%) SQL
3 19 (52.78%) Microsoft
4 18 (50.00%) T-SQL
5 17 (47.22%) C#
6 16 (44.44%) MS Excel
7 15 (41.67%) Windows
8 14 (38.89%) Team Foundation Server
9 13 (36.11%) SQL Server 2005
10 12 (33.33%) .NET
11 11 (30.56%) Oracle
12 10 (27.78%) HTML
12 10 (27.78%) ASP.NET
13 9 (25.00%) CSS
13 9 (25.00%) Web Services
13 9 (25.00%) MySQL
13 9 (25.00%) N-Tier
14 8 (22.22%) XML
14 8 (22.22%) SQL Server 2000
14 8 (22.22%) Ajax
14 8 (22.22%) WCF
14 8 (22.22%) Oracle Database
15 7 (19.44%) Security Cleared
15 7 (19.44%) Migration
15 7 (19.44%) BizTalk Server
15 7 (19.44%) C++
16 6 (16.67%) VB
16 6 (16.67%) XHTML
16 6 (16.67%) MCP
16 6 (16.67%) OO

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

For the 6 months to 1 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 7 (19.44%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (2.78%) SharePoint
Applications
1 16 (44.44%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (2.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.56%) DHCP
1 2 (5.56%) DNS
1 2 (5.56%) SAN
1 2 (5.56%) Firewall
2 1 (2.78%) Intranet
2 1 (2.78%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 13 (36.11%) SQL Server 2005
3 9 (25.00%) MySQL
4 8 (22.22%) SQL Server 2000
4 8 (22.22%) Oracle Database
5 5 (13.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (5.56%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (5.56%) Oracle9i Database
7 2 (5.56%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (2.78%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (2.78%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (2.78%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 14 (38.89%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.78%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (5.56%) Finance
1 2 (5.56%) Advertising
1 2 (5.56%) Local Government
2 1 (2.78%) Marketing
2 1 (2.78%) Retail
2 1 (2.78%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.78%) Electronics
2 1 (2.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (52.78%) Developer
2 14 (38.89%) Software Developer
3 13 (36.11%) DBA
4 11 (30.56%) C# Developer
5 10 (27.78%) SQL DBA
6 8 (22.22%) C# Software Developer
7 7 (19.44%) C++ Developer
7 7 (19.44%) C++ Software Developer
7 7 (19.44%) C++/C# Developer
8 6 (16.67%) SQL Server DBA
8 6 (16.67%) Administrator
8 6 (16.67%) .NET Developer
9 5 (13.89%) Support Analyst
9 5 (13.89%) Analyst
9 5 (13.89%) Web Developer
10 4 (11.11%) .NET Web Developer
10 4 (11.11%) .NET Software Developer
11 3 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
11 3 (8.33%) Senior Developer
11 3 (8.33%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (33.33%) .NET
2 10 (27.78%) ASP.NET
2 10 (27.78%) HTML
3 9 (25.00%) CSS
3 9 (25.00%) Web Services
4 8 (22.22%) XML
4 8 (22.22%) Ajax
4 8 (22.22%) WCF
5 6 (16.67%) XHTML
6 3 (8.33%) jQuery
7 2 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 2 (5.56%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 2 (5.56%) .NET Framework
8 1 (2.78%) LINQ
8 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 1 (2.78%) Razor View Engine
8 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 1 (2.78%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 9 (25.00%) N-Tier
2 2 (5.56%) Replication
2 2 (5.56%) Clustering
3 1 (2.78%) Statistics
3 1 (2.78%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 15 (41.67%) Windows
2 3 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (5.56%) Linux
4 1 (2.78%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (19.44%) Migration
2 6 (16.67%) OO
2 6 (16.67%) CRM
2 6 (16.67%) Web Development
3 4 (11.11%) E-business
4 2 (5.56%) MVC
4 2 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (5.56%) Project Management
4 2 (5.56%) Service Management
4 2 (5.56%) Service Delivery
4 2 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (5.56%) Business Continuity
4 2 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (5.56%) Document Management
4 2 (5.56%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (5.56%) Problem Management
4 2 (5.56%) ITIL
5 1 (2.78%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (2.78%) High Availability
5 1 (2.78%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 23 (63.89%) SQL
2 18 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 17 (47.22%) C#
4 7 (19.44%) C++
5 6 (16.67%) VB
6 5 (13.89%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.78%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.78%) Java
7 1 (2.78%) Python
7 1 (2.78%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (19.44%) Security Cleared
2 6 (16.67%) MCP
3 1 (2.78%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (8.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.56%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (5.56%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.56%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (5.56%) WSUS
1 2 (5.56%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 19 (52.78%) Microsoft
2 11 (30.56%) Oracle
3 2 (5.56%) Cisco
3 2 (5.56%) VMware
3 2 (5.56%) HP
3 2 (5.56%) Dell
4 1 (2.78%) Sony
4 1 (2.78%) SAP
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