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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 11 12 6
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -6
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 85 75 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 13.56% 14.94% 18.49%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 45.95% 51.37% 55.03%
Number of salaries quoted 81 63 89
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £19,600 £26,400
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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
185 146 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 29.51% 29.08% 33.60%
Number of salaries quoted 136 125 154
Average salary £33,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £20,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £47,500 £43,200
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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 18 September 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 18 September 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 -1 72 £32,500 -0.76% 28
Gateshead - 9 £36,500 - 2
Sunderland +2 5 £35,000 +6.87% 2
SQL Server
North East

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 18 September 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.

1 113 (60.75%) C#
2 106 (56.99%) .NET
3 97 (52.15%) ASP.NET
4 79 (42.47%) SQL
5 66 (35.48%) Microsoft
6 58 (31.18%) Agile Software Development
7 54 (29.03%) MS Excel
8 51 (27.42%) MVC
9 43 (23.12%) ASP.NET MVC
10 42 (22.58%) Windows
10 42 (22.58%) TDD
11 40 (21.51%) WCF
11 40 (21.51%) SQL Server 2008
12 38 (20.43%) T-SQL
12 38 (20.43%) HTML
13 36 (19.35%) Domain-Driven Design
14 35 (18.82%) Web Application Development
15 33 (17.74%) SQL Server 2012
15 33 (17.74%) Dependency Injection
16 32 (17.20%) CSS
17 30 (16.13%) ASP.NET MVC 4
17 30 (16.13%) Mobile App
17 30 (16.13%) Ninject
18 29 (15.59%) Node.js
19 28 (15.05%) Google
20 27 (14.52%) Degree
20 27 (14.52%) Android
20 27 (14.52%) iPhone
20 27 (14.52%) Games
20 27 (14.52%) JavaScript

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

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 29 (15.59%) Node.js
2 15 (8.06%) BizTalk Server
3 13 (6.99%) SharePoint
4 3 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (1.61%) CMS
4 3 (1.61%) IIS
4 3 (1.61%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.54%) WordPress
Applications
1 54 (29.03%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.54%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (3.23%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (2.15%) Line 50
2 4 (2.15%) Dynamics GP
2 4 (2.15%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (1.08%) Oracle 11i
4 1 (0.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.61%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.08%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (5.38%) SAN
2 8 (4.30%) Firewall
3 6 (3.23%) DHCP
3 6 (3.23%) DNS
4 5 (2.69%) Internet
5 3 (1.61%) Intranet
5 3 (1.61%) Extranet
6 1 (0.54%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (21.51%) SQL Server 2008
2 33 (17.74%) SQL Server 2012
3 25 (13.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 23 (12.37%) MySQL
5 16 (8.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 14 (7.53%) SQL Server 2005
7 12 (6.45%) Oracle Database
8 9 (4.84%) IBM InfoSphere
8 9 (4.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 9 (4.84%) DataStage
8 9 (4.84%) QualityStage
9 8 (4.30%) SQL Server 2000
10 6 (3.23%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 5 (2.69%) NoSQL
12 3 (1.61%) Relational Database
12 3 (1.61%) Oracle Database 11g
12 3 (1.61%) Oracle Database 10g
13 2 (1.08%) Data Warehouse
13 2 (1.08%) Oracle9i Database
14 1 (0.54%) DB2
Development Applications
1 27 (14.52%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (5.38%) Visual Studio
3 6 (3.23%) InstallShield
3 6 (3.23%) NUnit
4 3 (1.61%) Rhino Mocks
4 3 (1.61%) Moq
4 3 (1.61%) MSTest
5 2 (1.08%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.54%) Subversion
General
1 27 (14.52%) Games
2 13 (6.99%) Finance
3 7 (3.76%) Advertising
4 3 (1.61%) Retail
5 2 (1.08%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.08%) Local Government
6 1 (0.54%) Marketing
6 1 (0.54%) Back Office
6 1 (0.54%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.54%) Electronics
6 1 (0.54%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 121 (65.05%) Developer
2 71 (38.17%) .NET Developer
3 29 (15.59%) Software Developer
4 22 (11.83%) C# Developer
5 21 (11.29%) DBA
6 17 (9.14%) Analyst
6 17 (9.14%) SQL DBA
7 12 (6.45%) Support Analyst
8 11 (5.91%) Web Developer
9 10 (5.38%) SQL Server DBA
9 10 (5.38%) C# Software Developer
10 9 (4.84%) C# .NET Developer
10 9 (4.84%) ETL Developer
10 9 (4.84%) Administrator
11 8 (4.30%) C++ Developer
11 8 (4.30%) C++ Software Developer
11 8 (4.30%) C++/C# Developer
12 7 (3.76%) SQL Developer
12 7 (3.76%) .NET Web Developer
12 7 (3.76%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 106 (56.99%) .NET
2 97 (52.15%) ASP.NET
3 43 (23.12%) ASP.NET MVC
4 40 (21.51%) WCF
5 38 (20.43%) HTML
6 32 (17.20%) CSS
7 30 (16.13%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 30 (16.13%) Ninject
8 27 (14.52%) KnockoutJS
9 22 (11.83%) Ajax
10 20 (10.75%) XML
11 19 (10.22%) Web Services
12 16 (8.60%) WinForms
13 14 (7.53%) .NET Framework
14 13 (6.99%) jQuery
15 12 (6.45%) XHTML
16 10 (5.38%) HTML5
17 8 (4.30%) WPF
18 6 (3.23%) LINQ
18 6 (3.23%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 30 (16.13%) Mobile App
2 27 (14.52%) iPhone
3 13 (6.99%) N-Tier
4 9 (4.84%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (4.84%) Clustering
4 9 (4.84%) Replication
5 3 (1.61%) Inversion of Control
5 3 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (1.61%) Computer Science
5 3 (1.61%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.08%) Social Network
7 1 (0.54%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.54%) Social Media
7 1 (0.54%) Statistics
7 1 (0.54%) Web 2.0
7 1 (0.54%) Tandem
7 1 (0.54%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 42 (22.58%) Windows
2 27 (14.52%) Android
3 12 (6.45%) Linux
4 8 (4.30%) UNIX
5 6 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (2.69%) Windows 8
7 4 (2.15%) Windows XP
7 4 (2.15%) Windows 7
7 4 (2.15%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (1.08%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.54%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.54%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (0.54%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (0.54%) CentOS
9 1 (0.54%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (31.18%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (27.42%) MVC
3 42 (22.58%) TDD
4 36 (19.35%) Domain-Driven Design
5 35 (18.82%) Web Application Development
6 33 (17.74%) Dependency Injection
7 18 (9.68%) ITIL
8 17 (9.14%) CRM
9 13 (6.99%) OO
10 12 (6.45%) Web Development
11 11 (5.91%) Business Continuity
11 11 (5.91%) Disaster Recovery
11 11 (5.91%) Scrum
11 11 (5.91%) Project Management
12 9 (4.84%) Continuous Integration
12 9 (4.84%) ETL
12 9 (4.84%) Migration
13 6 (3.23%) Kanban
14 5 (2.69%) Performance Tuning
14 5 (2.69%) Change Data Capture
Programming Languages
1 113 (60.75%) C#
2 79 (42.47%) SQL
3 38 (20.43%) T-SQL
4 27 (14.52%) JavaScript
5 21 (11.29%) VB
6 19 (10.22%) VB.NET
7 12 (6.45%) C++
8 6 (3.23%) PL/SQL
9 5 (2.69%) Ruby
10 3 (1.61%) Perl
10 3 (1.61%) VBScript
11 2 (1.08%) Python
12 1 (0.54%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.54%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.54%) XAML
12 1 (0.54%) PHP
12 1 (0.54%) Java
Qualifications
1 27 (14.52%) Degree
2 14 (7.53%) Security Cleared
3 10 (5.38%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (3.23%) MCP
5 3 (1.61%) SC Cleared
6 2 (1.08%) CIMA
6 2 (1.08%) AAT
7 1 (0.54%) MCITP
7 1 (0.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.54%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.54%) CCNA
7 1 (0.54%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.23%) QA
2 2 (1.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 12 (6.45%) Active Directory
2 8 (4.30%) Hyper-V
3 5 (2.69%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (1.61%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (1.08%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (0.54%) vSphere
6 1 (0.54%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.54%) Samba
Systems Management
1 5 (2.69%) WSUS
2 3 (1.61%) Data Guard
3 2 (1.08%) SCCM
3 2 (1.08%) SCOM
4 1 (0.54%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 66 (35.48%) Microsoft
2 28 (15.05%) Google
3 22 (11.83%) Oracle
4 16 (8.60%) VMware
5 9 (4.84%) Cisco
5 9 (4.84%) IBM
6 6 (3.23%) Citrix
7 5 (2.69%) SAP
8 4 (2.15%) Sage
8 4 (2.15%) Pegasus
9 2 (1.08%) HP
9 2 (1.08%) Dell
9 2 (1.08%) Progress
9 2 (1.08%) JD Edwards
9 2 (1.08%) Facebook
9 2 (1.08%) Twitter
10 1 (0.54%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.54%) Sony
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £34000 - £39000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Newcastle, Staffordshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Washington, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £22,000 to £22,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £33,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Tyne and Wear
Code Red Associates
Salary: £28000 to £30000 per annum - Plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Sunderland, Tyne and Wear
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle, Staffordshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle, Staffordshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Sunderland, Tyne and Wear
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + 25 days holiday
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: £competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £22,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago