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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 4 4 9
Rank change year-on-year
0 +5
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 159 175 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 29.23% 29.12% 18.40%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 70.35% 70.00% 55.79%
Number of salaries quoted 145 148 98
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £24,102
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
226 250 190
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 41.54% 41.60% 32.99%
Number of salaries quoted 204 208 175
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £25,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,998 £53,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

The demand trend of job ads across the Tyne and Wear region citing SQL Server as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 4 May 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne 0 128 £37,000 +5.71% 17
Gateshead -1 19 £40,000 +6.66% 7
Wallsend +1 4 £30,000 -13.04%
Sunderland +2 3 £40,000 +23.07%
Prudhoe - 1 - -
SQL Server
North East

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, IT jobs citing SQL Server also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 201 (77.91%) .NET
2 170 (65.89%) ASP.NET
3 169 (65.50%) C#
4 160 (62.02%) MVC
5 141 (54.65%) Microsoft
6 140 (54.26%) Agile Software Development
7 128 (49.61%) SQL
8 120 (46.51%) ASP.NET MVC
9 111 (43.02%) JavaScript
10 93 (36.05%) .NET Framework
11 86 (33.33%) HTML
12 80 (31.01%) CSS
13 71 (27.52%) MS Excel
13 71 (27.52%) Entity Framework
14 66 (25.58%) ASP.NET Web API
15 64 (24.81%) Web Services
16 60 (23.26%) T-SQL
17 58 (22.48%) WCF
18 53 (20.54%) Windows
18 53 (20.54%) Scrum
19 52 (20.16%) TDD
19 52 (20.16%) Team Foundation Server
20 48 (18.60%) Git (software)
21 43 (16.67%) ITIL
22 41 (15.89%) HTML5
23 40 (15.50%) Windows Server
24 39 (15.12%) OO
25 38 (14.73%) ASP.NET MVC 5
25 38 (14.73%) jQuery
26 37 (14.34%) SQL Server 2008

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 31 (12.02%) IIS
2 26 (10.08%) Node.js
3 18 (6.98%) SharePoint
4 16 (6.20%) BizTalk Server
4 16 (6.20%) MS Exchange
5 10 (3.88%) OpenStack
6 8 (3.10%) Umbraco
7 5 (1.94%) SharePoint 2013
8 3 (1.16%) NServiceBus
8 3 (1.16%) Oracle Workflow
8 3 (1.16%) SAS
8 3 (1.16%) SharePoint Server
8 3 (1.16%) Tomcat
9 2 (0.78%) Apache
9 2 (0.78%) CMS
9 2 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2007
9 2 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2010
9 2 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (0.78%) Office Communications Server
9 2 (0.78%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 71 (27.52%) MS Excel
2 11 (4.26%) MS Office
3 4 (1.55%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 21 (8.14%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.78%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.78%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 35 (13.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 28 (10.85%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (5.43%) SaaS
4 12 (4.65%) Heroku
5 8 (3.10%) DigitalOcean
5 8 (3.10%) Linode
6 5 (1.94%) Office 365
7 4 (1.55%) GitHub
8 3 (1.16%) Force.com
8 3 (1.16%) Sage Pay
9 2 (0.78%) Azure Active Directory
10 1 (0.39%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 15 (5.81%) SSL
2 12 (4.65%) HTTP
3 5 (1.94%) Firewall
4 4 (1.55%) Internet
5 3 (1.16%) DNS
6 2 (0.78%) DHCP
6 2 (0.78%) FTP
6 2 (0.78%) Intranet
6 2 (0.78%) NAS
6 2 (0.78%) SAN
6 2 (0.78%) Skype
7 1 (0.39%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.39%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (14.34%) SQL Server 2008
1 37 (14.34%) SQL Server 2014
2 32 (12.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 29 (11.24%) NoSQL
4 28 (10.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 25 (9.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 24 (9.30%) MySQL
7 23 (8.91%) Relational Database
7 23 (8.91%) SQL Server 2012
8 11 (4.26%) SQL Server 2005
9 10 (3.88%) PostgreSQL
10 5 (1.94%) OLTP
11 4 (1.55%) DataStage
11 4 (1.55%) DB2
11 4 (1.55%) MS Access
12 2 (0.78%) Crystal Reports
12 2 (0.78%) Data Warehouse
12 2 (0.78%) PerformancePoint
12 2 (0.78%) SQL Server 2000
12 2 (0.78%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 52 (20.16%) Team Foundation Server
2 48 (18.60%) Git (software)
3 30 (11.63%) Visual Studio
4 14 (5.43%) JIRA
5 10 (3.88%) Vagrant
6 9 (3.49%) Subversion
7 6 (2.33%) CruiseControl
8 4 (1.55%) GitLab
8 4 (1.55%) MSTest
8 4 (1.55%) NUnit
9 3 (1.16%) TeamCity
10 2 (0.78%) git-flow
10 2 (0.78%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 1 (0.39%) Eclipse
11 1 (0.39%) Moq
11 1 (0.39%) MorphX
11 1 (0.39%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 32 (12.40%) Finance
2 17 (6.59%) Telecoms
3 14 (5.43%) Marketing
4 10 (3.88%) Games
5 9 (3.49%) Advertising
6 3 (1.16%) Law
7 1 (0.39%) Banking
7 1 (0.39%) Legal
7 1 (0.39%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 188 (72.87%) Developer
2 130 (50.39%) .NET Developer
3 96 (37.21%) C# Developer
4 81 (31.40%) C# .NET Developer
5 66 (25.58%) ASP.NET Developer
6 62 (24.03%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 51 (19.77%) Software Developer
8 44 (17.05%) SQL Developer
9 36 (13.95%) .NET Software Developer
10 33 (12.79%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 28 (10.85%) C# Software Developer
12 21 (8.14%) Senior Developer
13 20 (7.75%) Lead Developer
13 20 (7.75%) VB.NET Developer
14 17 (6.59%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
15 15 (5.81%) C# VB.NET Developer
16 14 (5.43%) Lead Software Developer
17 13 (5.04%) JavaScript Developer
18 12 (4.65%) HTML Developer
18 12 (4.65%) Lead C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 201 (77.91%) .NET
2 170 (65.89%) ASP.NET
3 120 (46.51%) ASP.NET MVC
4 93 (36.05%) .NET Framework
5 86 (33.33%) HTML
6 80 (31.01%) CSS
7 71 (27.52%) Entity Framework
8 66 (25.58%) ASP.NET Web API
9 64 (24.81%) Web Services
10 58 (22.48%) WCF
11 41 (15.89%) HTML5
12 38 (14.73%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 38 (14.73%) jQuery
13 36 (13.95%) LINQ
14 33 (12.79%) Code First Entity Framework
14 33 (12.79%) WPF
15 31 (12.02%) Ajax
15 31 (12.02%) KnockoutJS
15 31 (12.02%) RESTful
15 31 (12.02%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 25 (9.69%) Enterprise Software
2 10 (3.88%) Public Cloud
3 9 (3.49%) Replication
4 8 (3.10%) Clustering
5 5 (1.94%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (1.94%) Mobile App
5 5 (1.94%) N-Tier
6 3 (1.16%) Mainframe
7 2 (0.78%) Artificial Intelligence
7 2 (0.78%) Blackberry
7 2 (0.78%) Client/Server
7 2 (0.78%) Internet of Things
7 2 (0.78%) Inversion of Control
7 2 (0.78%) Management Information System
7 2 (0.78%) Neural Network
7 2 (0.78%) Social Network
7 2 (0.78%) Statistics
7 2 (0.78%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.39%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 53 (20.54%) Windows
2 40 (15.50%) Windows Server
3 23 (8.91%) Windows Server 2008
4 21 (8.14%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (4.26%) Linux
6 10 (3.88%) CentOS
6 10 (3.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (2.71%) Unix
7 7 (2.71%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (1.55%) Windows XP
9 2 (0.78%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 160 (62.02%) MVC
2 140 (54.26%) Agile Software Development
3 53 (20.54%) Scrum
4 52 (20.16%) TDD
5 43 (16.67%) ITIL
6 39 (15.12%) OO
7 36 (13.95%) Project Management
8 34 (13.18%) Continuous Integration
9 33 (12.79%) CRM
9 33 (12.79%) SDLC
10 32 (12.40%) Web Application Development
11 31 (12.02%) BDD
12 27 (10.47%) Waterfall
13 25 (9.69%) Business Intelligence
14 22 (8.53%) Business Analysis
15 20 (7.75%) Dependency Injection
16 19 (7.36%) Mentoring
17 18 (6.98%) Software Engineering
17 18 (6.98%) Unit Testing
18 17 (6.59%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 169 (65.50%) C#
2 128 (49.61%) SQL
3 111 (43.02%) JavaScript
4 60 (23.26%) T-SQL
5 35 (13.57%) VB.NET
6 33 (12.79%) Ruby
7 17 (6.59%) VB
8 11 (4.26%) ANSI SQL
9 9 (3.49%) Java
10 8 (3.10%) PowerShell
11 5 (1.94%) C++
12 4 (1.55%) Python
12 4 (1.55%) VBA
13 3 (1.16%) Jython
13 3 (1.16%) Perl
13 3 (1.16%) Shell Script
13 3 (1.16%) TypeScript
14 2 (0.78%) PHP
14 2 (0.78%) PL/SQL
14 2 (0.78%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 14 (5.43%) Degree
2 10 (3.88%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (2.71%) MCSE
3 7 (2.71%) Security Cleared
4 5 (1.94%) MCSA
4 5 (1.94%) SC Cleared
5 3 (1.16%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (0.78%) CCNA
6 2 (0.78%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (0.78%) DBS Check
6 2 (0.78%) MCDBA
6 2 (0.78%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (8.91%) QA
2 6 (2.33%) SLA
3 1 (0.39%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.39%) PMBOK
System Software
1 15 (5.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (5.04%) Active Directory
3 10 (3.88%) VirtualBox
3 10 (3.88%) Xen
4 2 (0.78%) vSphere
5 1 (0.39%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 10 (3.88%) Ansible
1 10 (3.88%) Nagios
1 10 (3.88%) OpenNMS
1 10 (3.88%) Opscode Chef
1 10 (3.88%) Puppet
1 10 (3.88%) ZABBIX
1 10 (3.88%) Zenoss
2 3 (1.16%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (0.78%) SCOM
Vendors
1 141 (54.65%) Microsoft
2 17 (6.59%) VMware
3 14 (5.43%) Oracle
4 10 (3.88%) Google
4 10 (3.88%) Rackspace
4 10 (3.88%) SaltStack
5 7 (2.71%) Sitecore
5 7 (2.71%) Xamarin
6 4 (1.55%) Facebook
6 4 (1.55%) IBM
7 3 (1.16%) CheckPoint
7 3 (1.16%) PayPal
7 3 (1.16%) WorldPay
8 2 (0.78%) Blue Prism
8 2 (0.78%) Cognizant
8 2 (0.78%) Informatica
8 2 (0.78%) MobileIron
8 2 (0.78%) Rally
8 2 (0.78%) SolarWinds
9 1 (0.39%) SAP
Newcastle, Staffordshire
Connectus
Salary: £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
Hainton Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + 27 days hol, Private health, Free parking
Posted: 3 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + 22 Days Holiday, Bonus, Flexible Hours
Posted: 3 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £28000.00 - £32000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
I4 Recruitment
Salary: Market related
Posted: Yesterday
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle, Staffordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £40,000 to £53,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £37,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Insure The Box
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Newcastle-under-Lyme
Pro-Quest
Salary: 30000-35000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + 25 Days Holiday, Benefits, Bonus
Posted: 16 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + 25 Days Holiday, Benefits, Bonus
Posted: 19 days ago
Gateshead
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £41000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Gateshead
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £28000.00 - £32000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Gateshead
Spectrum IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago