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 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 5 7 4
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -3
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 169 82 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 28.50% 18.34% 21.52%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 69.83% 59.42% 70.37%
Number of salaries quoted 148 72 114
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £42,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
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
242 138 189
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 40.81% 30.87% 30.58%
Number of salaries quoted 211 124 165
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 1 April 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 1 April 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 +5 117 £35,000 -0.70% 26
Gateshead 0 26 £37,500 +7.14% 2
Sunderland 0 13 £37,500 +30.43% 2
North Shields - 8 £37,500 - 2
North Tyneside - 3 £34,500 -
Blaydon - 1 £25,400 -
South Shields - 1 - -
Wallsend - 1 £34,500 -
SQL Server
North East

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 1 April 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.

1 234 (78.52%) .NET
2 224 (75.17%) C#
3 195 (65.44%) ASP.NET
4 136 (45.64%) SQL
5 132 (44.30%) MVC
6 128 (42.95%) Microsoft
7 120 (40.27%) Agile Software Development
8 107 (35.91%) HTML
9 100 (33.56%) WCF
10 98 (32.89%) JavaScript
11 95 (31.88%) .NET Framework
12 90 (30.20%) ASP.NET MVC
13 89 (29.87%) CSS
14 81 (27.18%) TDD
15 78 (26.17%) Windows
16 69 (23.15%) T-SQL
17 64 (21.48%) SQL Server 2008
17 64 (21.48%) Entity Framework
18 56 (18.79%) Git (software)
19 55 (18.46%) Ajax
20 54 (18.12%) Web Application Development
21 53 (17.79%) jQuery
22 52 (17.45%) ASP.NET Web API
23 51 (17.11%) VB.NET
23 51 (17.11%) Node.js
24 49 (16.44%) VB
24 49 (16.44%) RESTful
25 48 (16.11%) OO
26 47 (15.77%) WPF
27 44 (14.77%) BDD

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

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 51 (17.11%) Node.js
2 33 (11.07%) MS Exchange
3 30 (10.07%) BizTalk Server
3 30 (10.07%) SharePoint
4 25 (8.39%) IIS
5 21 (7.05%) Exchange Server 2010
6 14 (4.70%) Exchange Server 2013
6 14 (4.70%) Exchange Server 2003
6 14 (4.70%) Exchange Server 2007
7 13 (4.36%) SharePoint 2013
8 12 (4.03%) SharePoint 2010
9 11 (3.69%) CMS
10 6 (2.01%) SAS
11 5 (1.68%) Orchard CMS
12 3 (1.01%) Lync
12 3 (1.01%) Umbraco
12 3 (1.01%) Office Communications Server
12 3 (1.01%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 2 (0.67%) MQSeries
14 1 (0.34%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 36 (12.08%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.01%) SPSS
3 1 (0.34%) Fireworks
3 1 (0.34%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.34%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.34%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 21 (7.05%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.68%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.67%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.34%) Oracle 11i
4 1 (0.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 22 (7.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (3.69%) Office 365
3 1 (0.34%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (6.38%) Firewall
2 16 (5.37%) Internet
2 16 (5.37%) WAN
3 15 (5.03%) LAN
4 13 (4.36%) Wi-Fi
5 12 (4.03%) SAN
6 9 (3.02%) DHCP
6 9 (3.02%) DNS
7 7 (2.35%) TCP/IP
8 4 (1.34%) SSL
9 2 (0.67%) HTTP
9 2 (0.67%) Intranet
10 1 (0.34%) Extranet
10 1 (0.34%) Unified Communications
10 1 (0.34%) VoIP
10 1 (0.34%) GPRS
10 1 (0.34%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (21.48%) SQL Server 2008
2 43 (14.43%) NoSQL
3 24 (8.05%) SQL Server 2005
4 18 (6.04%) Relational Database
5 14 (4.70%) SQL Server 2012
5 14 (4.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 11 (3.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 7 (2.35%) MongoDB
8 6 (2.01%) QlikView
8 6 (2.01%) Pentaho
8 6 (2.01%) MySQL
9 5 (1.68%) SQL Server 2000
9 5 (1.68%) Oracle Database
10 3 (1.01%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (1.01%) RDBMS
11 2 (0.67%) Oracle Database 10g
11 2 (0.67%) DB2
11 2 (0.67%) Crystal Reports
11 2 (0.67%) Oracle Reports
11 2 (0.67%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 56 (18.79%) Git (software)
2 42 (14.09%) Team Foundation Server
3 31 (10.40%) Visual Studio
4 12 (4.03%) NUnit
4 12 (4.03%) Subversion
5 9 (3.02%) Moq
6 8 (2.68%) Mercurial
7 4 (1.34%) MSTest
7 4 (1.34%) Oracle Forms
8 2 (0.67%) ProC
8 2 (0.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 2 (0.67%) ReSharper
8 2 (0.67%) Rhino Mocks
8 2 (0.67%) JUnit
9 1 (0.34%) SpecFlow
9 1 (0.34%) Selenium
9 1 (0.34%) Visual Studio Team System
9 1 (0.34%) TeamCity
General
1 23 (7.72%) Finance
2 12 (4.03%) Games
3 10 (3.36%) Advertising
3 10 (3.36%) German Language
4 5 (1.68%) Back Office
5 2 (0.67%) Electronics
5 2 (0.67%) Aerospace
5 2 (0.67%) Retail
5 2 (0.67%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.34%) Local Government
6 1 (0.34%) Marketing
6 1 (0.34%) Automotive
6 1 (0.34%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 224 (75.17%) Developer
2 143 (47.99%) .NET Developer
3 58 (19.46%) C# Developer
4 38 (12.75%) C# .NET Developer
5 35 (11.74%) Software Developer
6 23 (7.72%) ASP.NET Developer
7 20 (6.71%) Field Engineer
8 19 (6.38%) Senior Developer
8 19 (6.38%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 18 (6.04%) Web Developer
10 16 (5.37%) Consultant
11 13 (4.36%) C# Software Developer
12 12 (4.03%) .NET Web Developer
13 11 (3.69%) Senior .NET Developer
13 11 (3.69%) DBA
13 11 (3.69%) SharePoint Developer
14 10 (3.36%) AWS Developer
14 10 (3.36%) Graduate
14 10 (3.36%) Junior
14 10 (3.36%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 234 (78.52%) .NET
2 195 (65.44%) ASP.NET
3 107 (35.91%) HTML
4 100 (33.56%) WCF
5 95 (31.88%) .NET Framework
6 90 (30.20%) ASP.NET MVC
7 89 (29.87%) CSS
8 64 (21.48%) Entity Framework
9 55 (18.46%) Ajax
10 53 (17.79%) jQuery
11 52 (17.45%) ASP.NET Web API
12 49 (16.44%) RESTful
13 47 (15.77%) WPF
14 42 (14.09%) XML
15 38 (12.75%) Web Services
16 30 (10.07%) LINQ
17 27 (9.06%) HTML5
18 25 (8.39%) WinForms
19 18 (6.04%) ASP.NET Web Forms
20 17 (5.70%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 17 (5.70%) Client/Server
2 16 (5.37%) N-Tier
3 13 (4.36%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (2.68%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (2.35%) Mobile App
5 7 (2.35%) iPhone
6 6 (2.01%) Visualisation
6 6 (2.01%) Open Source
7 4 (1.34%) Replication
7 4 (1.34%) Clustering
8 3 (1.01%) Blackberry
9 2 (0.67%) Inversion of Control
9 2 (0.67%) Social Network
9 2 (0.67%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.34%) User Experience
10 1 (0.34%) Computer Science
10 1 (0.34%) EqualLogic
10 1 (0.34%) DTV
10 1 (0.34%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 78 (26.17%) Windows
2 21 (7.05%) Windows Server 2012
3 20 (6.71%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (4.70%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (2.35%) Android
6 6 (2.01%) UNIX
6 6 (2.01%) Linux
6 6 (2.01%) Windows XP
6 6 (2.01%) Windows 8
7 3 (1.01%) Windows Vista
7 3 (1.01%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 132 (44.30%) MVC
2 120 (40.27%) Agile Software Development
3 81 (27.18%) TDD
4 54 (18.12%) Web Application Development
5 48 (16.11%) OO
6 44 (14.77%) BDD
7 35 (11.74%) CRM
8 29 (9.73%) Waterfall
9 27 (9.06%) Project Management
10 25 (8.39%) ITIL
10 25 (8.39%) Analytics
11 23 (7.72%) Web Development
12 21 (7.05%) PRINCE2
13 20 (6.71%) Time Management
14 19 (6.38%) Process Management
14 19 (6.38%) Scrum
15 17 (5.70%) Migration
15 17 (5.70%) Test Strategy
15 17 (5.70%) Mobile Development
16 15 (5.03%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 224 (75.17%) C#
2 136 (45.64%) SQL
3 98 (32.89%) JavaScript
4 69 (23.15%) T-SQL
5 51 (17.11%) VB.NET
6 49 (16.44%) VB
7 43 (14.43%) Ruby
8 26 (8.72%) C++
9 23 (7.72%) VB6
10 18 (6.04%) Java
11 6 (2.01%) R
11 6 (2.01%) TypeScript
11 6 (2.01%) Python
12 5 (1.68%) C
13 4 (1.34%) PL/SQL
13 4 (1.34%) PowerShell
14 2 (0.67%) Scala
14 2 (0.67%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 33 (11.07%) Microsoft Certification
2 25 (8.39%) Security Cleared
3 14 (4.70%) Degree
3 14 (4.70%) SC Cleared
4 13 (4.36%) MCSD
5 11 (3.69%) MCTS
5 11 (3.69%) MCP
5 11 (3.69%) MCAD
6 8 (2.68%) Sun Certification
7 1 (0.34%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (6.38%) PMBOK
2 3 (1.01%) SLA
3 2 (0.67%) QA
System Software
1 35 (11.74%) Active Directory
2 26 (8.72%) Hyper-V
3 23 (7.72%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (2.01%) Microsoft App-V
5 3 (1.01%) vSphere
6 1 (0.34%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 6 (2.01%) SCVMM
2 1 (0.34%) Data Guard
2 1 (0.34%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 128 (42.95%) Microsoft
2 24 (8.05%) VMware
3 21 (7.05%) Oracle
4 16 (5.37%) Cisco
4 16 (5.37%) NetApp
5 11 (3.69%) Citrix
6 8 (2.68%) Business Objects
7 7 (2.35%) Google
7 7 (2.35%) Cognos
8 6 (2.01%) Cloudera
8 6 (2.01%) Tableau
8 6 (2.01%) IBM
8 6 (2.01%) Teradata
9 4 (1.34%) Telerik
9 4 (1.34%) CA
10 3 (1.01%) HP
10 3 (1.01%) SAP
11 2 (0.67%) Salesforce.com
11 2 (0.67%) Facebook
11 2 (0.67%) Twitter
Newcastle upon Tyne
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 hours ago
Newcastle, Staffordshire
Searchability.co.uk
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: £29,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £52000 - £53000 per annum + 4% Bonus , Work from home
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: Dependent upon experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
North Shields, Tyne and Wear
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Sunderland, Tyne and Wear
Sunderland College
Salary: From £29,427 to £30,300 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle-under-Lyme
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle-under-Lyme
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago