The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Tyne and Wear region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 7 3 5
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +2
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 97 140 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 17.80% 22.58% 18.80%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 57.40% 73.68% 57.80%
Number of salaries quoted 89 122 94
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,200 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £53,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Tyne and Wear
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
169 190 173
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 31.01% 30.65% 32.52%
Number of salaries quoted 156 165 154
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,841 £26,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
SQL Server
North East

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 17 April 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 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne -4 72 £37,500 +5.40% 28
Gateshead +3 13 £35,000 +16.66%
Sunderland +2 9 £30,000 - 2
Prudhoe - 5 £25,000 - 1
SQL Server
North East

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

1 115 (63.54%) .NET
2 107 (59.12%) C#
3 96 (53.04%) ASP.NET
4 69 (38.12%) MVC
5 64 (35.36%) SQL
6 53 (29.28%) ASP.NET MVC
7 46 (25.41%) SQL Server 2012
8 45 (24.86%) Windows
9 41 (22.65%) Microsoft
10 40 (22.10%) HTML
11 39 (21.55%) CSS
12 38 (20.99%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 35 (19.34%) JavaScript
14 31 (17.13%) TDD
15 29 (16.02%) Web Application Development
16 28 (15.47%) T-SQL
17 27 (14.92%) Oracle
18 26 (14.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 26 (14.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 25 (13.81%) SQL Server 2008
20 22 (12.15%) WCF
21 21 (11.60%) Scrum
21 21 (11.60%) Dependency Injection
22 20 (11.05%) Web Services
23 19 (10.50%) Finance
23 19 (10.50%) Games
23 19 (10.50%) Agile Software Development
23 19 (10.50%) Ajax
23 19 (10.50%) Degree
24 18 (9.94%) .NET Framework

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 17 (9.39%) SharePoint
2 13 (7.18%) Node.js
3 10 (5.52%) IIS
4 7 (3.87%) MS Exchange
5 5 (2.76%) SAS
6 4 (2.21%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (2.21%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (1.66%) Exchange Server 2003
7 3 (1.66%) WebLogic
8 2 (1.10%) MQSeries
8 2 (1.10%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (1.10%) Lync
9 1 (0.55%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.55%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.55%) Lotus Domino
9 1 (0.55%) CMS
Applications
1 16 (8.84%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.66%) MS Office
3 1 (0.55%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 2 (1.10%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.55%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.55%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.55%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (0.55%) Line 50
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (2.21%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.10%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (7.73%) Internet
2 5 (2.76%) 4G
3 4 (2.21%) SAN
4 3 (1.66%) Intranet
4 3 (1.66%) Firewall
5 2 (1.10%) VPN
5 2 (1.10%) DNS
6 1 (0.55%) PBX
6 1 (0.55%) VoIP
6 1 (0.55%) SMTP
6 1 (0.55%) DHCP
6 1 (0.55%) Ethernet
6 1 (0.55%) Asterisk PBX
6 1 (0.55%) Unified Communications
6 1 (0.55%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (25.41%) SQL Server 2012
2 26 (14.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 26 (14.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 25 (13.81%) SQL Server 2008
4 17 (9.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 16 (8.84%) SQL Server 2005
6 14 (7.73%) MySQL
7 8 (4.42%) SQL Server 2000
7 8 (4.42%) Oracle Database
7 8 (4.42%) Relational Database
8 7 (3.87%) NoSQL
8 7 (3.87%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 7 (3.87%) DB2
8 7 (3.87%) Data Warehouse
9 6 (3.31%) RDBMS
10 2 (1.10%) OLTP
11 1 (0.55%) QlikView
11 1 (0.55%) Oracle Database 11g
11 1 (0.55%) Oracle Database 10g
11 1 (0.55%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 13 (7.18%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (3.87%) Visual Studio
3 6 (3.31%) NUnit
3 6 (3.31%) Rhino Mocks
4 5 (2.76%) Subversion
5 2 (1.10%) JUnit
6 1 (0.55%) Moq
6 1 (0.55%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (0.55%) MSTest
General
1 19 (10.50%) Finance
1 19 (10.50%) Games
2 3 (1.66%) Manufacturing
3 2 (1.10%) Advertising
3 2 (1.10%) Electronics
3 2 (1.10%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.10%) Marketing
4 1 (0.55%) Back Office
4 1 (0.55%) Aerospace
4 1 (0.55%) Law
4 1 (0.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 113 (62.43%) Developer
2 55 (30.39%) .NET Developer
3 24 (13.26%) C# Developer
4 20 (11.05%) DBA
5 16 (8.84%) SQL DBA
5 16 (8.84%) C# .NET Developer
6 14 (7.73%) Administrator
7 12 (6.63%) SQL Server DBA
7 12 (6.63%) Software Developer
7 12 (6.63%) Java Developer
8 11 (6.08%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 10 (5.52%) SQL Developer
9 10 (5.52%) Analyst
9 10 (5.52%) Senior Developer
10 7 (3.87%) Web Developer
10 7 (3.87%) Architect
10 7 (3.87%) Systems Administrator
10 7 (3.87%) SQL Server Developer
11 6 (3.31%) Web Project Manager
11 6 (3.31%) Senior Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 115 (63.54%) .NET
2 96 (53.04%) ASP.NET
3 53 (29.28%) ASP.NET MVC
4 40 (22.10%) HTML
5 39 (21.55%) CSS
6 38 (20.99%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 22 (12.15%) WCF
8 20 (11.05%) Web Services
9 19 (10.50%) Ajax
10 18 (9.94%) .NET Framework
10 18 (9.94%) XML
11 15 (8.29%) jQuery
12 14 (7.73%) Ninject
12 14 (7.73%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 13 (7.18%) KnockoutJS
14 12 (6.63%) CSS3
14 12 (6.63%) HTML5
15 9 (4.97%) LINQ
16 7 (3.87%) RESTful
16 7 (3.87%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 14 (7.73%) Mobile App
2 13 (7.18%) iPhone
3 9 (4.97%) Computer Science
4 7 (3.87%) Hedge funds
4 7 (3.87%) Replication
4 7 (3.87%) Mathematics
4 7 (3.87%) Physics
5 6 (3.31%) Tandem
6 4 (2.21%) Clustering
7 3 (1.66%) N-Tier
8 2 (1.10%) DTV
9 1 (0.55%) CCTV
9 1 (0.55%) Statistics
9 1 (0.55%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.55%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.55%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 45 (24.86%) Windows
2 13 (7.18%) Android
2 13 (7.18%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (6.08%) Linux
4 8 (4.42%) UNIX
5 6 (3.31%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (2.76%) Windows 7
7 4 (2.21%) Windows 8
8 3 (1.66%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (1.10%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.55%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (38.12%) MVC
2 31 (17.13%) TDD
3 29 (16.02%) Web Application Development
4 21 (11.60%) Dependency Injection
4 21 (11.60%) Scrum
5 19 (10.50%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (8.84%) Business Intelligence
7 15 (8.29%) Project Management
7 15 (8.29%) OO
8 13 (7.18%) Continuous Integration
8 13 (7.18%) Domain-Driven Design
9 8 (4.42%) Kanban
10 7 (3.87%) BDD
10 7 (3.87%) ITIL
11 6 (3.31%) Agile Project Management
11 6 (3.31%) Performance Tuning
12 5 (2.76%) Capacity Planning
12 5 (2.76%) ETL
12 5 (2.76%) Data Modelling
12 5 (2.76%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 107 (59.12%) C#
2 64 (35.36%) SQL
3 35 (19.34%) JavaScript
4 28 (15.47%) T-SQL
5 15 (8.29%) Java
6 14 (7.73%) VB.NET
7 9 (4.97%) C++
8 8 (4.42%) VB
9 6 (3.31%) PowerShell
10 3 (1.66%) VBA
11 2 (1.10%) Python
11 2 (1.10%) Scala
12 1 (0.55%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
12 1 (0.55%) VBScript
12 1 (0.55%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 19 (10.50%) Degree
2 12 (6.63%) MCP
2 12 (6.63%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (2.76%) MCAD
3 5 (2.76%) MCSD
3 5 (2.76%) MCTS
4 2 (1.10%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.10%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.10%) MCSE
5 1 (0.55%) MCSA
5 1 (0.55%) ISEB
5 1 (0.55%) Sun Certification
5 1 (0.55%) OCMJEA
5 1 (0.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (0.55%) Microsoft Certified Architect
5 1 (0.55%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.31%) QA
2 1 (0.55%) Data Quality
System Software
1 18 (9.94%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.21%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.10%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.55%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.55%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 2 (1.10%) SCCM
1 2 (1.10%) SCOM
2 1 (0.55%) Data Guard
2 1 (0.55%) SCDPM
2 1 (0.55%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (0.55%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (0.55%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 41 (22.65%) Microsoft
2 27 (14.92%) Oracle
3 14 (7.73%) Google
4 6 (3.31%) VMware
5 4 (2.21%) SAP
5 4 (2.21%) Citrix
6 3 (1.66%) Sage
7 1 (0.55%) Sun
7 1 (0.55%) HP
7 1 (0.55%) Avaya
7 1 (0.55%) Epicor
7 1 (0.55%) Pegasus
7 1 (0.55%) Lotus
7 1 (0.55%) IBM
7 1 (0.55%) Business Objects
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Catalyst
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum Negotiable based upon experience
Posted: 15 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Catalyst
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum Salary negotiable based upon experience
Posted: 15 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
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Salary: From £18,000 to £35,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 15 hours ago
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Catalyst
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum plus good benefits package
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
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Salary: From £18,000 to £25,000 per annum
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Salary: £competitive
Posted: 23 hours ago
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Salary: £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £25,000 to £30,000
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Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
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Salary: £34000 - £48000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £36000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
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