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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 5 8 5
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -3
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 123 78 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 24.40% 21.79% 22.46%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 65.08% 75.00% 63.19%
Number of salaries quoted 118 61 107
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,457
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,700 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £44,100
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
189 104 182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 37.50% 29.05% 35.55%
Number of salaries quoted 175 84 165
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,600 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 26 January 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 26 January 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 75 £35,000 - 19
Gateshead 0 31 £37,500 +50.00% 2
Sunderland 0 13 £37,500 +25.00% 6
North Shields - 2 £30,000 - 1
SQL Server
North East

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 26 January 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.

1 175 (72.61%) .NET
2 174 (72.20%) C#
3 153 (63.49%) ASP.NET
4 112 (46.47%) SQL
5 110 (45.64%) Microsoft
6 93 (38.59%) HTML
7 92 (38.17%) MVC
8 78 (32.37%) CSS
9 76 (31.54%) WCF
10 75 (31.12%) JavaScript
11 73 (30.29%) Agile Software Development
12 69 (28.63%) Windows
13 64 (26.56%) SQL Server 2008
14 63 (26.14%) T-SQL
15 61 (25.31%) TDD
16 59 (24.48%) ASP.NET MVC
17 56 (23.24%) Ajax
18 54 (22.41%) .NET Framework
19 49 (20.33%) XML
19 49 (20.33%) MS Excel
20 47 (19.50%) Team Foundation Server
21 43 (17.84%) VB.NET
22 40 (16.60%) Web Services
23 38 (15.77%) Web Application Development
24 37 (15.35%) WPF
25 36 (14.94%) jQuery
26 35 (14.52%) VB
27 34 (14.11%) Git (software)
28 33 (13.69%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
28 33 (13.69%) Node.js

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

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 33 (13.69%) Node.js
2 30 (12.45%) BizTalk Server
3 26 (10.79%) MS Exchange
4 24 (9.96%) SharePoint
5 17 (7.05%) Exchange Server 2010
6 13 (5.39%) IIS
7 11 (4.56%) Exchange Server 2003
7 11 (4.56%) Exchange Server 2007
7 11 (4.56%) Exchange Server 2013
8 7 (2.90%) SharePoint 2013
9 6 (2.49%) SharePoint 2010
10 3 (1.24%) Lync
10 3 (1.24%) Office Communications Server
10 3 (1.24%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 2 (0.83%) CMS
Applications
1 49 (20.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.41%) InfoPath
2 1 (0.41%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 15 (6.22%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (2.07%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.41%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (0.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.41%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 12 (4.98%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (2.49%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (7.88%) Firewall
2 18 (7.47%) Internet
3 12 (4.98%) LAN
3 12 (4.98%) WAN
3 12 (4.98%) SAN
4 11 (4.56%) DNS
4 11 (4.56%) DHCP
5 9 (3.73%) Wi-Fi
6 5 (2.07%) TCP/IP
6 5 (2.07%) Intranet
7 4 (1.66%) Extranet
8 3 (1.24%) SSL
9 1 (0.41%) VoIP
9 1 (0.41%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (26.56%) SQL Server 2008
2 27 (11.20%) NoSQL
3 20 (8.30%) SQL Server 2005
4 19 (7.88%) SQL Server 2012
4 19 (7.88%) Relational Database
5 15 (6.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 12 (4.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 7 (2.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 6 (2.49%) MySQL
9 5 (2.07%) RDBMS
9 5 (2.07%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 3 (1.24%) Oracle Database
11 2 (0.83%) SQL Server 2000
11 2 (0.83%) Oracle Database 11g
12 1 (0.41%) Azure SQL Database
12 1 (0.41%) MongoDB
12 1 (0.41%) Oracle Database 10g
12 1 (0.41%) Crystal Reports
12 1 (0.41%) Oracle Reports
12 1 (0.41%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 47 (19.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 34 (14.11%) Git (software)
3 21 (8.71%) Visual Studio
4 11 (4.56%) NUnit
5 8 (3.32%) Subversion
6 7 (2.90%) Mercurial
6 7 (2.90%) MSTest
6 7 (2.90%) Moq
7 5 (2.07%) Rhino Mocks
8 3 (1.24%) InstallShield
9 2 (0.83%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 2 (0.83%) Oracle Forms
10 1 (0.41%) ProC
General
1 24 (9.96%) Finance
2 10 (4.15%) German Language
3 9 (3.73%) Advertising
3 9 (3.73%) Games
4 3 (1.24%) Retail
5 2 (0.83%) Aerospace
5 2 (0.83%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.41%) Automotive
6 1 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.41%) Electronics
6 1 (0.41%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.41%) Local Government
6 1 (0.41%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 180 (74.69%) Developer
2 104 (43.15%) .NET Developer
3 48 (19.92%) C# Developer
4 38 (15.77%) Software Developer
5 22 (9.13%) C# .NET Developer
6 17 (7.05%) Web Developer
6 17 (7.05%) Field Engineer
7 16 (6.64%) C# Software Developer
8 11 (4.56%) Analyst
8 11 (4.56%) Junior
8 11 (4.56%) ASP.NET Developer
8 11 (4.56%) .NET Web Developer
9 10 (4.15%) Consultant
9 10 (4.15%) Senior Developer
10 9 (3.73%) DBA
10 9 (3.73%) Software Engineer
10 9 (3.73%) C# Software Engineer
10 9 (3.73%) SQL DBA
10 9 (3.73%) Junior Developer
10 9 (3.73%) .NET Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 175 (72.61%) .NET
2 153 (63.49%) ASP.NET
3 93 (38.59%) HTML
4 78 (32.37%) CSS
5 76 (31.54%) WCF
6 59 (24.48%) ASP.NET MVC
7 56 (23.24%) Ajax
8 54 (22.41%) .NET Framework
9 49 (20.33%) XML
10 40 (16.60%) Web Services
11 37 (15.35%) WPF
12 36 (14.94%) jQuery
13 33 (13.69%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 29 (12.03%) ASP.NET Web API
15 28 (11.62%) LINQ
15 28 (11.62%) RESTful
16 25 (10.37%) HTML5
17 19 (7.88%) WinForms
18 17 (7.05%) ADO.NET
19 15 (6.22%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (7.88%) Client/Server
2 17 (7.05%) N-Tier
3 11 (4.56%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (2.90%) Mobile App
4 7 (2.90%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (2.07%) Social Network
5 5 (2.07%) iPhone
5 5 (2.07%) Inversion of Control
6 3 (1.24%) Replication
6 3 (1.24%) Clustering
6 3 (1.24%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.41%) DTV
7 1 (0.41%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 69 (28.63%) Windows
2 23 (9.54%) Windows Server 2008
3 20 (8.30%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (5.39%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (2.07%) Windows XP
5 5 (2.07%) Windows 8
5 5 (2.07%) Android
6 4 (1.66%) Linux
7 3 (1.24%) Windows Vista
8 2 (0.83%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.41%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (0.41%) CentOS
9 1 (0.41%) Debian
9 1 (0.41%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (38.17%) MVC
2 73 (30.29%) Agile Software Development
3 61 (25.31%) TDD
4 38 (15.77%) Web Application Development
5 32 (13.28%) OO
6 29 (12.03%) CRM
7 27 (11.20%) BDD
8 22 (9.13%) Web Development
9 21 (8.71%) Migration
9 21 (8.71%) ITIL
10 17 (7.05%) Waterfall
11 15 (6.22%) Project Management
11 15 (6.22%) Software Engineering
12 14 (5.81%) Scrum
12 14 (5.81%) PRINCE2
13 13 (5.39%) MVVM
14 12 (4.98%) Time Management
14 12 (4.98%) Analytics
14 12 (4.98%) Process Management
15 11 (4.56%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 174 (72.20%) C#
2 112 (46.47%) SQL
3 75 (31.12%) JavaScript
4 63 (26.14%) T-SQL
5 43 (17.84%) VB.NET
6 35 (14.52%) VB
7 30 (12.45%) Ruby
8 25 (10.37%) C++
9 12 (4.98%) Java
10 10 (4.15%) VB6
11 6 (2.49%) TypeScript
12 3 (1.24%) PowerShell
12 3 (1.24%) Perl
12 3 (1.24%) PL/SQL
12 3 (1.24%) VBScript
13 1 (0.41%) C
13 1 (0.41%) XAML
Qualifications
1 27 (11.20%) Security Cleared
2 24 (9.96%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (4.98%) Degree
4 10 (4.15%) SC Cleared
5 8 (3.32%) MCSD
6 7 (2.90%) Sun Certification
7 6 (2.49%) MCTS
7 6 (2.49%) MCP
7 6 (2.49%) MCAD
8 1 (0.41%) CCNA
8 1 (0.41%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.07%) QA
2 2 (0.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 33 (13.69%) Active Directory
2 26 (10.79%) Hyper-V
3 21 (8.71%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (2.49%) Microsoft App-V
5 4 (1.66%) vSphere
6 1 (0.41%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.41%) Samba
6 1 (0.41%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.41%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 6 (2.49%) SCVMM
2 2 (0.83%) WSUS
2 2 (0.83%) SCCM
2 2 (0.83%) SCOM
3 1 (0.41%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 110 (45.64%) Microsoft
2 26 (10.79%) VMware
3 19 (7.88%) Cisco
4 13 (5.39%) NetApp
5 12 (4.98%) Citrix
6 8 (3.32%) HP
6 8 (3.32%) Oracle
7 5 (2.07%) Google
7 5 (2.07%) Facebook
7 5 (2.07%) Twitter
8 4 (1.66%) CA
9 3 (1.24%) Telerik
10 2 (0.83%) SAP
10 2 (0.83%) Dell
11 1 (0.41%) Cognos
11 1 (0.41%) Red Hat
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Newcastle-under-Lyme
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
North Shields, Tyne and Wear
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Sunderland, Tyne and Wear
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Plus bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Sunderland, Tyne and Wear
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Plus bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £18,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Sunderland, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: £ Negotiable upon experience
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + pension, health care, bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £25,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £26,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Consult Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum DOE + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
Spring Technology
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Reed Professional Services
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + pension, flexible working
Posted: 6 days ago
Sunderland
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago