Period
to 21 September 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 21 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
North East > Durham
6 months to
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 7 16 18
Rank change year-on-year +9 +2 -7
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 40 47 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Durham 17.32% 14.64% 10.87%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 52.63% 39.50% 45.45%
Number of salaries quoted 38 47 28
Durham median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £30,764
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% +13.77% -23.09%
10th Percentile £22,350 £25,000 £28,073
90th Percentile £57,500 £40,000 £41,625
North East median annual salary £40,000 £38,730 £37,500
% change year-on-year +3.28% +3.28% -

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 76 119 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Durham 32.90% 37.07% 23.91%
Number of salaries quoted 68 110 64
Durham median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £34,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% +0.72% -13.13%
10th Percentile £23,500 £26,250 £23,425
90th Percentile £58,000 £55,000 £77,500
North East median annual salary £42,500 £39,626 £37,500
% change year-on-year +7.25% +5.67% +2.74%

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 21 September 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 21 September 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
Stockton-on-Tees 0 17 £47,500 +35.71% 1
Darlington 0 5 £24,000 -33.79% 2
Newton Aycliffe - 2 £30,750 - 1
SQL Server
North East

For the 6 months to 21 September 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 24 (60.00%) .NET
2 23 (57.50%) Microsoft
3 22 (55.00%) C#
4 20 (50.00%) SQL
5 16 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
6 14 (35.00%) PowerShell
6 14 (35.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 14 (35.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 14 (35.00%) Business Intelligence
7 12 (30.00%) SharePoint
7 12 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (27.50%) .NET Framework
8 11 (27.50%) IIS
9 10 (25.00%) ASP.NET
10 9 (22.50%) XML
10 9 (22.50%) Service Delivery
10 9 (22.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 9 (22.50%) Scrum
11 8 (20.00%) Lotus
11 8 (20.00%) Visual Studio
11 8 (20.00%) T-SQL
11 8 (20.00%) IBM Notes
11 8 (20.00%) Waterfall
12 7 (17.50%) AngularJS
12 7 (17.50%) Windows
12 7 (17.50%) Linux
12 7 (17.50%) HTML
12 7 (17.50%) Web Services
13 6 (15.00%) Git (software)
13 6 (15.00%) Continuous Integration

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 12 (30.00%) SharePoint
2 11 (27.50%) IIS
3 8 (20.00%) IBM Notes
4 5 (12.50%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (2.50%) MS Exchange
5 1 (2.50%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (2.50%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 5 (12.50%) InfoPath
2 3 (7.50%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 16 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (10.00%) NuGet
3 2 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (2.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.00%) SMS
2 1 (2.50%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (2.50%) Firewall
2 1 (2.50%) LAN
2 1 (2.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (35.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 14 (35.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 9 (22.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 6 (15.00%) RavenDB
4 5 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (12.50%) Power BI
4 5 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (12.50%) SQL Server 2014
5 4 (10.00%) QlikView
6 2 (5.00%) NoSQL
6 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2016
7 1 (2.50%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (2.50%) MS Access
7 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 8 (20.00%) Visual Studio
2 6 (15.00%) Git (software)
2 6 (15.00%) Jenkins
2 6 (15.00%) Octopus Deploy
3 4 (10.00%) Subversion
4 2 (5.00%) Mercurial
General
1 3 (7.50%) Advertising
1 3 (7.50%) Manufacturing
2 2 (5.00%) Finance
3 1 (2.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (57.50%) Developer
2 7 (17.50%) .NET Developer
3 5 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
4 4 (10.00%) Lead DevOps
4 4 (10.00%) Lead DevOps Engineer
4 4 (10.00%) Software Developer
5 3 (7.50%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (7.50%) C# Developer
5 3 (7.50%) Data Warehouse Developer
5 3 (7.50%) Graduate
5 3 (7.50%) Junior
5 3 (7.50%) Junior Developer
5 3 (7.50%) Systems Developer
5 3 (7.50%) Technical Leader
6 2 (5.00%) .NET Software Developer
6 2 (5.00%) ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (5.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 2 (5.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (5.00%) Graduate Developer
6 2 (5.00%) Graduate Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (60.00%) .NET
2 11 (27.50%) .NET Framework
3 10 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 9 (22.50%) XML
5 7 (17.50%) AngularJS
5 7 (17.50%) HTML
5 7 (17.50%) Web Services
6 6 (15.00%) CSS
7 5 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
8 4 (10.00%) Angular 2
8 4 (10.00%) HTML5
8 4 (10.00%) JSON
8 4 (10.00%) RabbitMQ
9 3 (7.50%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (7.50%) CSS3
9 3 (7.50%) Entity Framework
9 3 (7.50%) RESTful
10 2 (5.00%) Node.js
10 2 (5.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 2 (5.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (7.50%) Replication
2 2 (5.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (5.00%) Robotics
3 1 (2.50%) BBC
3 1 (2.50%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.50%) Life Science
3 1 (2.50%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.50%) Smartphone
3 1 (2.50%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 7 (17.50%) Linux
1 7 (17.50%) Windows
2 4 (10.00%) Unix
3 2 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.50%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (35.00%) Business Intelligence
2 12 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (22.50%) Scrum
3 9 (22.50%) Service Delivery
4 8 (20.00%) Waterfall
5 6 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (15.00%) DevOps
6 5 (12.50%) Kanban
6 5 (12.50%) MVC
6 5 (12.50%) Software Engineering
6 5 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 5 (12.50%) TDD
6 5 (12.50%) Workflow
7 3 (7.50%) Analytics
7 3 (7.50%) Data Modelling
7 3 (7.50%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (7.50%) Mentoring
8 2 (5.00%) ETL
8 2 (5.00%) Process Management
8 2 (5.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (55.00%) C#
2 20 (50.00%) SQL
3 14 (35.00%) PowerShell
4 8 (20.00%) T-SQL
5 6 (15.00%) JavaScript
5 6 (15.00%) Shell Script
6 3 (7.50%) VB.NET
7 2 (5.00%) Python
7 2 (5.00%) Ruby
7 2 (5.00%) VB
7 2 (5.00%) VB6
7 2 (5.00%) VBA
8 1 (2.50%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (7.50%) Degree
2 2 (5.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (2.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.50%) QA
2 1 (2.50%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.50%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.50%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (7.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (2.50%) WSUS
Vendors
1 23 (57.50%) Microsoft
2 8 (20.00%) Lotus
3 5 (12.50%) Nintex
4 4 (10.00%) Capita
4 4 (10.00%) Kofax
4 4 (10.00%) Oracle
5 2 (5.00%) ABBYY
5 2 (5.00%) Tableau
6 1 (2.50%) Apple
6 1 (2.50%) Cisco
6 1 (2.50%) Dell
6 1 (2.50%) Facebook
6 1 (2.50%) Google
6 1 (2.50%) HP
6 1 (2.50%) Juniper
6 1 (2.50%) Sony
6 1 (2.50%) Yahoo!