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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 8 10 14
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +4
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 114 82 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 22.71% 12.77% 14.40%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 56.72% 44.32% 51.43%
Number of salaries quoted 105 78 62
Average salary £37,500 £33,500 £32,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.94% +2.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,500 £19,550
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £40,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +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
201 185 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 40.04% 28.82% 28.00%
Number of salaries quoted 182 136 121
Average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £44,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 31 August 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 31 August 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 0 66 £37,500 +15.38% 21
Gateshead +1 34 £37,500 +2.73% 4
Sunderland +3 14 £40,000 +33.33%
SQL Server
North East

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 31 August 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.

1 198 (75.57%) C#
2 196 (74.81%) .NET
3 179 (68.32%) ASP.NET
4 132 (50.38%) MVC
5 126 (48.09%) Agile Software Development
6 99 (37.79%) Microsoft
6 99 (37.79%) ASP.NET MVC
7 94 (35.88%) .NET Framework
8 92 (35.11%) SQL
9 90 (34.35%) WCF
10 88 (33.59%) JavaScript
11 76 (29.01%) TDD
12 71 (27.10%) ASP.NET Web API
13 68 (25.95%) Entity Framework
13 68 (25.95%) HTML
14 65 (24.81%) Web Application Development
15 62 (23.66%) Git (software)
16 59 (22.52%) CSS
17 57 (21.76%) RESTful
18 56 (21.37%) NoSQL
19 53 (20.23%) T-SQL
20 51 (19.47%) Ruby
21 48 (18.32%) Node.js
22 47 (17.94%) BDD
23 44 (16.79%) Ajax
24 42 (16.03%) MS Excel
25 39 (14.89%) Web Services
26 38 (14.50%) VB.NET
26 38 (14.50%) Windows
27 37 (14.12%) jQuery

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

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 48 (18.32%) Node.js
2 20 (7.63%) SharePoint
2 20 (7.63%) MS Exchange
3 13 (4.96%) CMS
4 12 (4.58%) IIS
5 7 (2.67%) Umbraco
5 7 (2.67%) Exchange Server 2010
6 5 (1.91%) Alfresco
6 5 (1.91%) MQSeries
6 5 (1.91%) Oracle Workflow
6 5 (1.91%) SAS
7 4 (1.53%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (1.15%) Sitecore CMS
8 3 (1.15%) BizTalk Server
8 3 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2003
8 3 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (0.76%) Zimbra
9 2 (0.76%) Kentico
10 1 (0.38%) NServiceBus
10 1 (0.38%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 42 (16.03%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.91%) SPSS
3 2 (0.76%) MS Office
4 1 (0.38%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (1.91%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (1.15%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 15 (5.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (4.20%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (1.91%) SaaS
3 5 (1.91%) Heroku
4 3 (1.15%) Office 365
5 1 (0.38%) IaaS
5 1 (0.38%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.44%) Network Security
2 7 (2.67%) SAN
3 6 (2.29%) Firewall
4 5 (1.91%) HTTP
4 5 (1.91%) SSL
4 5 (1.91%) NAS
5 3 (1.15%) LAN
5 3 (1.15%) WAN
5 3 (1.15%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (1.15%) Intranet
6 1 (0.38%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (21.37%) NoSQL
2 27 (10.31%) SQL Server 2008
3 18 (6.87%) Relational Database
4 17 (6.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 15 (5.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 13 (4.96%) SQL Server 2005
6 13 (4.96%) RDBMS
6 13 (4.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 12 (4.58%) SQL Server 2012
8 9 (3.44%) Data Warehouse
8 9 (3.44%) BusinessObjects
9 8 (3.05%) Oracle Database
10 7 (2.67%) Big Data
10 7 (2.67%) SQL Server 2000
10 7 (2.67%) Oracle Reports
11 6 (2.29%) Crystal Reports
11 6 (2.29%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 5 (1.91%) QlikView
12 5 (1.91%) MySQL
12 5 (1.91%) DB2
Development Applications
1 62 (23.66%) Git (software)
2 25 (9.54%) Team Foundation Server
2 25 (9.54%) Visual Studio
3 16 (6.11%) NUnit
4 14 (5.34%) MSTest
5 13 (4.96%) Rhino Mocks
5 13 (4.96%) Moq
6 9 (3.44%) Subversion
7 6 (2.29%) Oracle Forms
7 6 (2.29%) ProC
8 5 (1.91%) JIRA
8 5 (1.91%) JUnit
9 3 (1.15%) Selenium
9 3 (1.15%) SpecFlow
9 3 (1.15%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 2 (0.76%) ReSharper
11 1 (0.38%) Visual Studio Team System
11 1 (0.38%) TeamCity
General
1 21 (8.02%) Finance
2 3 (1.15%) Marketing
3 2 (0.76%) Advertising
3 2 (0.76%) Games
3 2 (0.76%) Retail
4 1 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (0.38%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 202 (77.10%) Developer
2 120 (45.80%) .NET Developer
3 40 (15.27%) C# Developer
4 34 (12.98%) Software Developer
5 25 (9.54%) Senior Developer
5 25 (9.54%) C# .NET Developer
6 18 (6.87%) Web Developer
7 17 (6.49%) ASP.NET Developer
8 13 (4.96%) Administrator
9 12 (4.58%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 11 (4.20%) Analyst
11 9 (3.44%) Systems Administrator
11 9 (3.44%) Senior .NET Developer
12 7 (2.67%) .NET Web Developer
12 7 (2.67%) Consultant
13 6 (2.29%) DBA
13 6 (2.29%) Lead Developer
13 6 (2.29%) SQL DBA
13 6 (2.29%) Oracle Developer
13 6 (2.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 196 (74.81%) .NET
2 179 (68.32%) ASP.NET
3 99 (37.79%) ASP.NET MVC
4 94 (35.88%) .NET Framework
5 90 (34.35%) WCF
6 71 (27.10%) ASP.NET Web API
7 68 (25.95%) Entity Framework
7 68 (25.95%) HTML
8 59 (22.52%) CSS
9 57 (21.76%) RESTful
10 44 (16.79%) Ajax
11 39 (14.89%) Web Services
12 37 (14.12%) jQuery
13 33 (12.60%) HTML5
14 31 (11.83%) WPF
15 25 (9.54%) XML
16 24 (9.16%) LINQ
17 17 (6.49%) WinForms
18 15 (5.73%) Ninject
19 13 (4.96%) Spring.NET
Miscellaneous
1 25 (9.54%) Enterprise Software
2 14 (5.34%) Inversion of Control
3 13 (4.96%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (2.29%) Client/Server
4 6 (2.29%) N-Tier
5 5 (1.91%) Computer Science
5 5 (1.91%) Visualisation
5 5 (1.91%) Mobile App
6 3 (1.15%) Social Media
7 2 (0.76%) iPhone
7 2 (0.76%) Statistics
7 2 (0.76%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.38%) Physics
8 1 (0.38%) Clustering
8 1 (0.38%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.38%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 38 (14.50%) Windows
2 14 (5.34%) UNIX
3 12 (4.58%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (3.82%) Linux
4 10 (3.82%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (1.53%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.76%) Android
7 1 (0.38%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.38%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.38%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 132 (50.38%) MVC
2 126 (48.09%) Agile Software Development
3 76 (29.01%) TDD
4 65 (24.81%) Web Application Development
5 47 (17.94%) BDD
6 34 (12.98%) OO
7 29 (11.07%) Scrum
8 27 (10.31%) Dependency Injection
9 25 (9.54%) ITIL
10 23 (8.78%) Waterfall
11 22 (8.40%) Continuous Integration
12 20 (7.63%) Mentoring
13 19 (7.25%) Web Development
13 19 (7.25%) Project Management
14 17 (6.49%) Unit Testing
15 14 (5.34%) Kanban
15 14 (5.34%) Business Intelligence
15 14 (5.34%) Mobile Development
16 13 (4.96%) SDLC
17 12 (4.58%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 198 (75.57%) C#
2 92 (35.11%) SQL
3 88 (33.59%) JavaScript
4 53 (20.23%) T-SQL
5 51 (19.47%) Ruby
6 38 (14.50%) VB.NET
7 31 (11.83%) VB
8 18 (6.87%) C++
8 18 (6.87%) Java
9 16 (6.11%) C
10 11 (4.20%) Python
10 11 (4.20%) VB6
11 10 (3.82%) Scala
11 10 (3.82%) PL/SQL
12 5 (1.91%) Perl
12 5 (1.91%) PHP
12 5 (1.91%) R
13 2 (0.76%) Delphi
13 2 (0.76%) PowerShell
14 1 (0.38%) Fortran
Qualifications
1 24 (9.16%) Degree
2 17 (6.49%) Security Cleared
3 8 (3.05%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (2.67%) SC Cleared
5 3 (1.15%) MCSA
6 2 (0.76%) MCSE
7 1 (0.38%) MCP
7 1 (0.38%) MCDBA
7 1 (0.38%) ISEB
7 1 (0.38%) MOS
7 1 (0.38%) MCTS
7 1 (0.38%) MCITP
7 1 (0.38%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.29%) PMBOK
2 5 (1.91%) QA
3 2 (0.76%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (9.92%) Active Directory
2 6 (2.29%) Hyper-V
3 3 (1.15%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.38%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (0.38%) Puppet
1 1 (0.38%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 99 (37.79%) Microsoft
2 31 (11.83%) Oracle
3 12 (4.58%) VMware
4 10 (3.82%) Sybase
5 5 (1.91%) Cognos
5 5 (1.91%) Cisco
5 5 (1.91%) IBM
5 5 (1.91%) Teradata
5 5 (1.91%) Salesforce.com
5 5 (1.91%) TIBCO
5 5 (1.91%) Pega
5 5 (1.91%) Sitecore
5 5 (1.91%) Tableau
5 5 (1.91%) Cloudera
6 3 (1.15%) NetApp
6 3 (1.15%) RedDot
6 3 (1.15%) Telerik
6 3 (1.15%) Google
6 3 (1.15%) SAP
7 2 (0.76%) HP
Newcastle, Staffordshire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Newcastle, Staffordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Newcastle, Staffordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Tyneside
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £39000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle, Staffordshire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Tyne and Wear
Code Red Associates
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Gateshead
SolRecruitment
Salary: £30,000 - £40,000 per year
Posted: 7 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne
Fixed Recruitment
Salary: £27000 - £34000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 8 days ago
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Sage UK Limited
Salary: Plus competitive benefit package
Posted: 10 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Car allowance + Bonus
Posted: 11 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £32000.00 - £38000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago