The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 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 over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 8 12 9
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -3
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 125 74 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 24.37% 11.53% 17.93%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 58.69% 45.68% 62.16%
Number of salaries quoted 116 72 82
Average salary £37,500 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.29% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,550 £20,450
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £40,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
SQL Server
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
213 162 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 41.52% 25.23% 28.85%
Number of salaries quoted 189 133 128
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Tyne and Wear region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Tyne and Wear region.

SQL Server Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

SQL Server
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 within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 30 July 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 +6 75 £37,500 +15.38% 12
Gateshead 0 34 £37,500 +2.73% 3
Sunderland +4 14 £40,000 +70.21% 1
SQL Server
North East

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear region citing SQL Server 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.

1 230 (78.50%) .NET
2 229 (78.16%) C#
3 196 (66.89%) ASP.NET
4 146 (49.83%) MVC
5 143 (48.81%) Agile Software Development
6 114 (38.91%) Microsoft
7 111 (37.88%) .NET Framework
8 110 (37.54%) ASP.NET MVC
9 104 (35.49%) SQL
10 103 (35.15%) WCF
11 92 (31.40%) JavaScript
12 86 (29.35%) TDD
13 81 (27.65%) HTML
14 79 (26.96%) ASP.NET Web API
15 77 (26.28%) Entity Framework
16 74 (25.26%) Web Application Development
17 70 (23.89%) CSS
18 67 (22.87%) Git (software)
19 65 (22.18%) RESTful
20 62 (21.16%) NoSQL
21 61 (20.82%) T-SQL
22 59 (20.14%) Node.js
23 57 (19.45%) Ruby
24 53 (18.09%) BDD
25 51 (17.41%) Ajax
26 47 (16.04%) VB
26 47 (16.04%) Windows
26 47 (16.04%) OO
27 45 (15.36%) VB.NET
28 44 (15.02%) MS Excel

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear region citing SQL Server 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 59 (20.14%) Node.js
2 22 (7.51%) SharePoint
3 21 (7.17%) CMS
4 19 (6.48%) MS Exchange
5 18 (6.14%) IIS
6 8 (2.73%) SAS
7 7 (2.39%) BizTalk Server
7 7 (2.39%) Exchange Server 2010
8 6 (2.05%) SharePoint 2010
8 6 (2.05%) SharePoint 2013
9 5 (1.71%) Orchard CMS
9 5 (1.71%) Umbraco
9 5 (1.71%) Alfresco
9 5 (1.71%) MQSeries
9 5 (1.71%) Oracle Workflow
10 4 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2007
11 3 (1.02%) Sitecore CMS
11 3 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2003
11 3 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2013
12 1 (0.34%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 44 (15.02%) MS Excel
2 8 (2.73%) SPSS
3 2 (0.68%) MS Office
4 1 (0.34%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.34%) Fireworks
4 1 (0.34%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (2.39%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.71%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.34%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 15 (5.12%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (3.07%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (2.73%) Office 365
4 3 (1.02%) Heroku
4 3 (1.02%) SaaS
5 1 (0.34%) PaaS
5 1 (0.34%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.07%) Network Security
2 7 (2.39%) SAN
3 6 (2.05%) Firewall
4 5 (1.71%) NAS
4 5 (1.71%) HTTP
5 4 (1.37%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (1.02%) SSL
6 3 (1.02%) LAN
6 3 (1.02%) WAN
7 2 (0.68%) Internet
8 1 (0.34%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.34%) GPRS
8 1 (0.34%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (21.16%) NoSQL
2 37 (12.63%) SQL Server 2008
3 18 (6.14%) Relational Database
4 15 (5.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 15 (5.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 13 (4.44%) SQL Server 2005
5 13 (4.44%) RDBMS
6 12 (4.10%) BusinessObjects
6 12 (4.10%) SQL Server 2012
7 9 (3.07%) Data Warehouse
8 8 (2.73%) QlikView
8 8 (2.73%) SQL Server 2000
8 8 (2.73%) Oracle Database
8 8 (2.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 8 (2.73%) Pentaho
8 8 (2.73%) MongoDB
9 7 (2.39%) Oracle Reports
10 6 (2.05%) Crystal Reports
11 5 (1.71%) DB2
11 5 (1.71%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 67 (22.87%) Git (software)
2 27 (9.22%) Team Foundation Server
3 25 (8.53%) Visual Studio
4 19 (6.48%) NUnit
5 16 (5.46%) Moq
6 11 (3.75%) MSTest
6 11 (3.75%) Rhino Mocks
6 11 (3.75%) Subversion
7 7 (2.39%) Oracle Forms
8 6 (2.05%) ProC
9 5 (1.71%) JUnit
10 3 (1.02%) SpecFlow
10 3 (1.02%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 3 (1.02%) JIRA
10 3 (1.02%) ReSharper
10 3 (1.02%) Selenium
11 1 (0.34%) Visual Studio Team System
11 1 (0.34%) TeamCity
11 1 (0.34%) Mercurial
General
1 24 (8.19%) Finance
2 8 (2.73%) Games
3 5 (1.71%) Back Office
4 2 (0.68%) Retail
5 1 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.34%) Electronics
5 1 (0.34%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 226 (77.13%) Developer
2 138 (47.10%) .NET Developer
3 46 (15.70%) C# Developer
4 38 (12.97%) Software Developer
5 32 (10.92%) C# .NET Developer
6 26 (8.87%) Senior Developer
7 19 (6.48%) Web Developer
7 19 (6.48%) ASP.NET Developer
8 17 (5.80%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 11 (3.75%) Administrator
10 10 (3.41%) Consultant
11 9 (3.07%) Systems Administrator
11 9 (3.07%) Lead Developer
11 9 (3.07%) .NET Web Developer
11 9 (3.07%) Senior .NET Developer
12 8 (2.73%) Analyst
12 8 (2.73%) SAS BI Consultant
13 7 (2.39%) .NET Software Developer
13 7 (2.39%) AWS Developer
13 7 (2.39%) Business Intelligence Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 230 (78.50%) .NET
2 196 (66.89%) ASP.NET
3 111 (37.88%) .NET Framework
4 110 (37.54%) ASP.NET MVC
5 103 (35.15%) WCF
6 81 (27.65%) HTML
7 79 (26.96%) ASP.NET Web API
8 77 (26.28%) Entity Framework
9 70 (23.89%) CSS
10 65 (22.18%) RESTful
11 51 (17.41%) Ajax
12 42 (14.33%) jQuery
13 40 (13.65%) Web Services
14 38 (12.97%) WPF
15 30 (10.24%) HTML5
16 26 (8.87%) XML
17 25 (8.53%) WinForms
18 22 (7.51%) LINQ
19 18 (6.14%) Ninject
20 15 (5.12%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 28 (9.56%) Enterprise Software
2 15 (5.12%) N-Tier
3 12 (4.10%) Inversion of Control
4 10 (3.41%) Mobile App
4 10 (3.41%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (2.73%) Visualisation
6 7 (2.39%) iPhone
7 5 (1.71%) Client/Server
7 5 (1.71%) Computer Science
8 2 (0.68%) Mathematics
8 2 (0.68%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.34%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.34%) User Experience
9 1 (0.34%) Physics
9 1 (0.34%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.34%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 47 (16.04%) Windows
2 15 (5.12%) UNIX
3 13 (4.44%) Linux
4 12 (4.10%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (3.41%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (2.39%) Android
7 4 (1.37%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.34%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.34%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.34%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 146 (49.83%) MVC
2 143 (48.81%) Agile Software Development
3 86 (29.35%) TDD
4 74 (25.26%) Web Application Development
5 53 (18.09%) BDD
6 47 (16.04%) OO
7 33 (11.26%) Dependency Injection
8 30 (10.24%) Scrum
9 25 (8.53%) ITIL
9 25 (8.53%) Project Management
10 22 (7.51%) CRM
10 22 (7.51%) Web Development
10 22 (7.51%) Waterfall
11 21 (7.17%) Mentoring
11 21 (7.17%) Unit Testing
12 19 (6.48%) Continuous Integration
13 18 (6.14%) Business Intelligence
14 17 (5.80%) Analytics
15 14 (4.78%) SDLC
16 13 (4.44%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 229 (78.16%) C#
2 104 (35.49%) SQL
3 92 (31.40%) JavaScript
4 61 (20.82%) T-SQL
5 57 (19.45%) Ruby
6 47 (16.04%) VB
7 45 (15.36%) VB.NET
8 23 (7.85%) C++
9 21 (7.17%) Java
10 19 (6.48%) VB6
11 17 (5.80%) C
12 14 (4.78%) Python
13 10 (3.41%) PL/SQL
13 10 (3.41%) Scala
14 8 (2.73%) R
15 5 (1.71%) Perl
15 5 (1.71%) PHP
16 3 (1.02%) Delphi
17 1 (0.34%) VBScript
17 1 (0.34%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 24 (8.19%) Degree
2 19 (6.48%) Microsoft Certification
3 15 (5.12%) Security Cleared
4 6 (2.05%) MCP
5 5 (1.71%) MCAD
5 5 (1.71%) MCSD
5 5 (1.71%) MCTS
6 4 (1.37%) SC Cleared
7 3 (1.02%) MCSA
8 2 (0.68%) MCSE
9 1 (0.34%) MCDBA
9 1 (0.34%) Sun Certification
9 1 (0.34%) MOS
9 1 (0.34%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.07%) PMBOK
2 4 (1.37%) QA
3 3 (1.02%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (7.85%) Active Directory
2 6 (2.05%) Hyper-V
3 4 (1.37%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.34%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (0.34%) Puppet
1 1 (0.34%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 114 (38.91%) Microsoft
2 38 (12.97%) Oracle
3 13 (4.44%) VMware
4 8 (2.73%) Teradata
4 8 (2.73%) Google
4 8 (2.73%) Sybase
4 8 (2.73%) Cognos
4 8 (2.73%) IBM
4 8 (2.73%) Tableau
4 8 (2.73%) Cloudera
5 5 (1.71%) Pega
5 5 (1.71%) Salesforce.com
5 5 (1.71%) TIBCO
6 3 (1.02%) Telerik
6 3 (1.02%) NetApp
6 3 (1.02%) Cisco
6 3 (1.02%) SAP
6 3 (1.02%) Sitecore
6 3 (1.02%) RedDot
7 2 (0.68%) Citrix
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Washington, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Newcastle-under-Lyme
Searchability
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Insure The Box
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £23000 - £35000 per annum + Company Car
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Consult Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle-under-Lyme
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £29,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Wallsend, Tyne and Wear
Casmaco Limited
Salary: Competitive depending on experience, knowledge and skills
Posted: 10 days ago
Gateshead
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + bens
Posted: 13 days ago
Gateshead
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum DOE + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 28 days ago