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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 10 11 5
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -6
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 80 74 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 12.46% 14.57% 19.60%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 44.44% 52.11% 57.14%
Number of salaries quoted 76 63 105
Average salary £33,500 £33,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.51% -16.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £19,600 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
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
180 142 189
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 28.04% 27.95% 34.30%
Number of salaries quoted 131 122 170
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
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 £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 27 August 2014.

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 27 August 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 +2 66 £32,500 -4.41% 29
Gateshead - 12 £36,500 - 3
Sunderland -3 1 £30,000 -8.39%
SQL Server
North East

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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.

1 107 (58.15%) C#
2 99 (53.80%) .NET
3 91 (49.46%) ASP.NET
4 75 (40.76%) SQL
5 62 (33.70%) Microsoft
6 52 (28.26%) MVC
7 48 (26.09%) MS Excel
8 46 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 45 (24.46%) Windows
10 39 (21.20%) TDD
11 38 (20.65%) WCF
11 38 (20.65%) SQL Server 2012
12 37 (20.11%) Domain-Driven Design
13 35 (19.02%) Dependency Injection
13 35 (19.02%) SQL Server 2008
13 35 (19.02%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 35 (19.02%) Web Application Development
13 35 (19.02%) T-SQL
14 30 (16.30%) HTML
14 30 (16.30%) Mobile App
15 29 (15.76%) Ninject
15 29 (15.76%) Google
16 28 (15.22%) Games
16 28 (15.22%) Node.js
16 28 (15.22%) Android
16 28 (15.22%) iPhone
16 28 (15.22%) KnockoutJS
17 27 (14.67%) Degree
18 25 (13.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 25 (13.59%) JavaScript

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

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 28 (15.22%) Node.js
2 14 (7.61%) BizTalk Server
2 14 (7.61%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.63%) MS Exchange
3 3 (1.63%) IIS
3 3 (1.63%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (1.63%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (1.63%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (1.09%) CMS
4 2 (1.09%) MQSeries
5 1 (0.54%) WordPress
5 1 (0.54%) Lync
Applications
1 48 (26.09%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.54%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (3.26%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (2.17%) Dynamics GP
2 4 (2.17%) Line 50
2 4 (2.17%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (1.09%) Oracle 11i
3 2 (1.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.63%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.54%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (5.43%) SAN
2 8 (4.35%) Internet
2 8 (4.35%) Firewall
3 6 (3.26%) DHCP
3 6 (3.26%) DNS
4 3 (1.63%) Intranet
5 1 (0.54%) HTTP
5 1 (0.54%) Unified Communications
5 1 (0.54%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (20.65%) SQL Server 2012
2 35 (19.02%) SQL Server 2008
3 25 (13.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 23 (12.50%) MySQL
5 16 (8.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 14 (7.61%) SQL Server 2005
7 12 (6.52%) Oracle Database
8 9 (4.89%) IBM InfoSphere
8 9 (4.89%) DataStage
8 9 (4.89%) QualityStage
9 8 (4.35%) SQL Server 2000
9 8 (4.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 4 (2.17%) NoSQL
10 4 (2.17%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 3 (1.63%) Oracle Database 11g
11 3 (1.63%) DB2
11 3 (1.63%) Oracle Database 10g
12 2 (1.09%) Relational Database
12 2 (1.09%) Oracle9i Database
12 2 (1.09%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 24 (13.04%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (4.89%) Visual Studio
3 5 (2.72%) InstallShield
4 3 (1.63%) NUnit
5 2 (1.09%) JUnit
6 1 (0.54%) MSTest
6 1 (0.54%) Rhino Mocks
6 1 (0.54%) Moq
General
1 28 (15.22%) Games
2 14 (7.61%) Finance
3 7 (3.80%) Advertising
4 3 (1.63%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.09%) Electronics
5 2 (1.09%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.09%) Retail
5 2 (1.09%) Local Government
5 2 (1.09%) Marketing
6 1 (0.54%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.54%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 116 (63.04%) Developer
2 72 (39.13%) .NET Developer
3 22 (11.96%) Software Developer
3 22 (11.96%) DBA
4 21 (11.41%) C# Developer
5 19 (10.33%) Analyst
6 18 (9.78%) SQL DBA
7 13 (7.07%) Support Analyst
8 11 (5.98%) SQL Server DBA
8 11 (5.98%) C# .NET Developer
9 9 (4.89%) Administrator
9 9 (4.89%) Web Developer
9 9 (4.89%) ETL Developer
10 8 (4.35%) C# Software Developer
11 7 (3.80%) C++/C# Developer
11 7 (3.80%) C++ Software Developer
11 7 (3.80%) C++ Developer
11 7 (3.80%) Senior Developer
12 6 (3.26%) Consultant
12 6 (3.26%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 99 (53.80%) .NET
2 91 (49.46%) ASP.NET
3 46 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 38 (20.65%) WCF
5 35 (19.02%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 30 (16.30%) HTML
7 29 (15.76%) Ninject
8 28 (15.22%) KnockoutJS
9 25 (13.59%) CSS
10 16 (8.70%) Ajax
11 15 (8.15%) Web Services
11 15 (8.15%) XML
12 14 (7.61%) WinForms
13 13 (7.07%) .NET Framework
13 13 (7.07%) jQuery
14 8 (4.35%) XHTML
14 8 (4.35%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 7 (3.80%) RESTful
16 6 (3.26%) LINQ
16 6 (3.26%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 30 (16.30%) Mobile App
2 28 (15.22%) iPhone
3 10 (5.43%) Replication
3 10 (5.43%) Clustering
4 8 (4.35%) N-Tier
5 3 (1.63%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.09%) DTV
7 1 (0.54%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.54%) Tandem
7 1 (0.54%) Web 2.0
7 1 (0.54%) Statistics
7 1 (0.54%) Inversion of Control
7 1 (0.54%) Social Media
7 1 (0.54%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 45 (24.46%) Windows
2 28 (15.22%) Android
3 14 (7.61%) Linux
4 12 (6.52%) UNIX
5 6 (3.26%) Windows 7
5 6 (3.26%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (2.72%) Windows 8
7 4 (2.17%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (2.17%) Windows XP
8 3 (1.63%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.54%) Debian
9 1 (0.54%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (0.54%) CentOS
9 1 (0.54%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (28.26%) MVC
2 39 (21.20%) TDD
3 37 (20.11%) Domain-Driven Design
4 35 (19.02%) Dependency Injection
4 35 (19.02%) Web Application Development
5 20 (10.87%) ITIL
6 14 (7.61%) CRM
7 13 (7.07%) OO
7 13 (7.07%) Scrum
8 11 (5.98%) Business Continuity
8 11 (5.98%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (5.98%) Disaster Recovery
8 11 (5.98%) Project Management
9 10 (5.43%) Continuous Integration
10 9 (4.89%) ETL
10 9 (4.89%) Web Development
11 7 (3.80%) Migration
11 7 (3.80%) Kanban
12 6 (3.26%) BDD
12 6 (3.26%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 107 (58.15%) C#
2 75 (40.76%) SQL
3 35 (19.02%) T-SQL
4 25 (13.59%) JavaScript
5 15 (8.15%) VB
6 14 (7.61%) VB.NET
7 13 (7.07%) C++
8 6 (3.26%) PL/SQL
9 5 (2.72%) Java
10 2 (1.09%) Perl
10 2 (1.09%) Python
10 2 (1.09%) Scala
10 2 (1.09%) VBScript
10 2 (1.09%) Ruby
11 1 (0.54%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.54%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.54%) XAML
11 1 (0.54%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.54%) PHP
Qualifications
1 27 (14.67%) Degree
2 13 (7.07%) Security Cleared
3 10 (5.43%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (3.26%) MCP
5 3 (1.63%) SC Cleared
6 2 (1.09%) AAT
6 2 (1.09%) CIMA
7 1 (0.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.54%) MCITP
7 1 (0.54%) MCSE
7 1 (0.54%) CCNA
7 1 (0.54%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.72%) QA
2 2 (1.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 16 (8.70%) Active Directory
2 9 (4.89%) Hyper-V
3 5 (2.72%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (1.63%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (1.09%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (0.54%) Samba
6 1 (0.54%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.54%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (2.72%) WSUS
2 3 (1.63%) Data Guard
3 2 (1.09%) SCCM
3 2 (1.09%) SCOM
4 1 (0.54%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 62 (33.70%) Microsoft
2 29 (15.76%) Google
3 25 (13.59%) Oracle
4 16 (8.70%) VMware
5 9 (4.89%) Cisco
5 9 (4.89%) IBM
6 6 (3.26%) SAP
6 6 (3.26%) Citrix
7 5 (2.72%) Sage
8 4 (2.17%) Pegasus
9 2 (1.09%) HP
9 2 (1.09%) Dell
9 2 (1.09%) Progress
9 2 (1.09%) JD Edwards
10 1 (0.54%) Sony
10 1 (0.54%) Red Hat
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Salary: From £25,000 to £33,000 per annum
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Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
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