Period
to 19 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Durham with a requirement for SQL Server skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SQL Server over the 6 months to 19 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
North East > Durham
6 months to
19 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 7 7 12
Rank change year-on-year 0 +5 -6
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 57 52 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Durham 20.14% 18.12% 12.99%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 50.44% 51.49% 40.74%
Number of salaries quoted 57 52 31
Durham median annual salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% - -12.50%
10th Percentile £21,700 £30,000 £23,750
90th Percentile £57,500 £40,000 £43,250
North East median annual salary £38,125 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year +1.67% +1.35% -1.33%

SQL Server is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Durham with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Durham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 113 101 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Durham 39.93% 35.19% 31.89%
Number of salaries quoted 102 97 63
Durham median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,018
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -2.83% -5.22%
10th Percentile £23,500 £28,750 £22,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £77,000
North East median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%

SQL Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Durham

Job postings citing SQL Server as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Durham.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server in Durham

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Durham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server in Durham.

Salary trend for SQL Server in Durham

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in Durham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server in Durham over the 6 months to 19 June 2018.

Salary histogram for SQL Server in Durham

SQL Server
Job Locations in Durham

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server within the Durham region over the 6 months to 19 June 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Darlington +3 12 £25,000 -34.21% 2
Stockton-on-Tees +1 9 £55,000 +57.14% 4
Newton Aycliffe - 2 £30,750 - 2
SQL Server
North East

For the 6 months to 19 June 2018, IT jobs citing SQL Server also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Durham region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 38 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 37 (64.91%) .NET
3 33 (57.89%) C#
4 27 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (31.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 18 (31.58%) .NET Framework
5 18 (31.58%) SQL
6 17 (29.82%) HTML
7 16 (28.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 15 (26.32%) Web Services
9 14 (24.56%) JavaScript
9 14 (24.56%) Business Intelligence
9 14 (24.56%) Microsoft Azure
9 14 (24.56%) HTML5
10 13 (22.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 13 (22.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 13 (22.81%) Problem-Solving
10 13 (22.81%) ASP.NET
10 13 (22.81%) OO
10 13 (22.81%) WCF
11 12 (21.05%) Scrum
12 11 (19.30%) MVC
12 11 (19.30%) Computer Science
12 11 (19.30%) Web Development
13 10 (17.54%) IIS
13 10 (17.54%) T-SQL
13 10 (17.54%) SQL Server 2016
13 10 (17.54%) PowerShell
14 9 (15.79%) ASP.NET MVC
14 9 (15.79%) SharePoint

SQL Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Durham 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 10 (17.54%) IIS
2 9 (15.79%) SharePoint
3 7 (12.28%) IBM Notes
4 5 (8.77%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.75%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.75%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.75%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 5 (8.77%) InfoPath
2 3 (5.26%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 14 (24.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.51%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.75%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (1.75%) NuGet
3 1 (1.75%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.26%) SMS
1 3 (5.26%) VoIP
1 3 (5.26%) VPN
2 1 (1.75%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (1.75%) Firewall
2 1 (1.75%) LAN
2 1 (1.75%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (31.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 16 (28.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 13 (22.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 10 (17.54%) SQL Server 2016
5 7 (12.28%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (10.53%) RavenDB
7 5 (8.77%) NoSQL
7 5 (8.77%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (8.77%) SQL Server 2014
8 4 (7.02%) Power BI
9 3 (5.26%) MongoDB
9 3 (5.26%) QlikView
10 2 (3.51%) SQL Server 2000
10 2 (3.51%) SQL Server 2008
11 1 (1.75%) Azure SQL Database
11 1 (1.75%) MS Access
11 1 (1.75%) Oracle BI EE
11 1 (1.75%) Oracle Database
11 1 (1.75%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 6 (10.53%) Git (software)
2 4 (7.02%) Visual Studio
3 3 (5.26%) Jenkins
3 3 (5.26%) Octopus Deploy
4 2 (3.51%) Mercurial
4 2 (3.51%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (1.75%) Subversion
General
1 6 (10.53%) Advertising
2 2 (3.51%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 38 (66.67%) Developer
2 21 (36.84%) .NET Developer
3 13 (22.81%) .NET Software Developer
4 10 (17.54%) Junior
4 10 (17.54%) Software Developer
5 7 (12.28%) Junior Developer
6 5 (8.77%) Data Warehouse Developer
6 5 (8.77%) Senior .NET Developer
6 5 (8.77%) Senior Developer
6 5 (8.77%) Social Media Developer
7 4 (7.02%) Senior .NET Software Developer
7 4 (7.02%) Senior Software Developer
7 4 (7.02%) Systems Developer
8 3 (5.26%) C# Developer
8 3 (5.26%) Graduate
8 3 (5.26%) Support Engineer
8 3 (5.26%) Technical Engineer
8 3 (5.26%) Technical Leader
8 3 (5.26%) Technical Support
8 3 (5.26%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (64.91%) .NET
2 18 (31.58%) .NET Framework
3 17 (29.82%) HTML
4 15 (26.32%) Web Services
5 14 (24.56%) HTML5
6 13 (22.81%) ASP.NET
6 13 (22.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 13 (22.81%) WCF
7 9 (15.79%) ASP.NET MVC
8 8 (14.04%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 8 (14.04%) CSS
8 8 (14.04%) REST
9 7 (12.28%) ASP.NET Web API
9 7 (12.28%) XML
10 6 (10.53%) AngularJS
11 5 (8.77%) CSS3
11 5 (8.77%) Node.js
11 5 (8.77%) RESTful
12 2 (3.51%) Entity Framework
13 1 (1.75%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 11 (19.30%) Computer Science
2 5 (8.77%) BBC
2 5 (8.77%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (8.77%) Replication
2 5 (8.77%) Social Media
3 4 (7.02%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (7.02%) Robotics
4 2 (3.51%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.75%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.75%) Life Science
5 1 (1.75%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.75%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.75%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 7 (12.28%) Windows
2 4 (7.02%) Linux
2 4 (7.02%) Windows Server
3 2 (3.51%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.75%) Unix
4 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (24.56%) Business Intelligence
3 13 (22.81%) OO
3 13 (22.81%) Problem-Solving
4 12 (21.05%) Scrum
5 11 (19.30%) MVC
5 11 (19.30%) Web Development
6 8 (14.04%) OOA/OOD
6 8 (14.04%) Service Delivery
6 8 (14.04%) TDD
6 8 (14.04%) Unit Testing
6 8 (14.04%) Web Application Development
7 7 (12.28%) Waterfall
8 5 (8.77%) BDD
8 5 (8.77%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (8.77%) Data Modelling
8 5 (8.77%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (8.77%) Kanban
8 5 (8.77%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 5 (8.77%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 33 (57.89%) C#
2 18 (31.58%) SQL
3 14 (24.56%) JavaScript
4 10 (17.54%) PowerShell
4 10 (17.54%) T-SQL
5 8 (14.04%) C++
5 8 (14.04%) TypeScript
6 6 (10.53%) VB.NET
7 5 (8.77%) Ruby
8 3 (5.26%) Shell Script
9 2 (3.51%) Python
9 2 (3.51%) VB
9 2 (3.51%) VBA
10 1 (1.75%) C
10 1 (1.75%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.75%) VB6
Qualifications
1 9 (15.79%) Degree
2 2 (3.51%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (3.51%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.75%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.02%) SLA
2 3 (5.26%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.75%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.75%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.75%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (7.02%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (1.75%) WSUS
Vendors
1 38 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 7 (12.28%) Capita
2 7 (12.28%) Kofax
2 7 (12.28%) Lotus
2 7 (12.28%) Oracle
3 5 (8.77%) ABBYY
3 5 (8.77%) Apple
3 5 (8.77%) Facebook
3 5 (8.77%) Google
3 5 (8.77%) Nintex
3 5 (8.77%) Sony
3 5 (8.77%) Yahoo!
4 1 (1.75%) Cisco
4 1 (1.75%) Dell
4 1 (1.75%) DocuSign
4 1 (1.75%) HP
4 1 (1.75%) Juniper
4 1 (1.75%) Tableau