Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
North East > Durham
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 19 6 8
Rank change year-on-year -13 +2 -5
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 51 47 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Durham 14.70% 17.67% 21.74%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 42.50% 74.60% 66.18%
Number of salaries quoted 45 40 72
Durham median annual salary £35,500 £34,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.90% -5.48% +4.29%
10th Percentile £25,000 £27,000 £28,250
90th Percentile £47,500 £47,625 £44,775
North East median annual salary £35,690 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -10.78% +6.67% +7.14%

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 120 63 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Durham 34.58% 23.68% 32.85%
Number of salaries quoted 104 55 112
Durham median annual salary £35,375 £35,000 £36,018
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.07% -2.83% +10.82%
10th Percentile £25,000 £27,000 £27,050
90th Percentile £55,000 £50,250 £45,000
North East median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -6.25% +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 24 November 2017.

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 24 November 2017. 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 +1 26 £35,000 - 2
Stockton-on-Tees -3 9 £43,750 +38.89%
SQL Server
North East

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT jobs citing SQL Server also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Durham region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 34 (66.67%) .NET
2 33 (64.71%) C#
3 32 (62.75%) Microsoft
4 25 (49.02%) ASP.NET
5 21 (41.18%) SQL
5 21 (41.18%) MVC
5 21 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (37.25%) Microsoft Azure
7 15 (29.41%) HTML
8 14 (27.45%) CSS
8 14 (27.45%) ASP.NET MVC
9 13 (25.49%) SQL Server 2016
9 13 (25.49%) CRM
10 12 (23.53%) T-SQL
10 12 (23.53%) JavaScript
10 12 (23.53%) Scrum
11 11 (21.57%) Dynamics CRM
12 10 (19.61%) SLA
12 10 (19.61%) HTML5
12 10 (19.61%) AngularJS
12 10 (19.61%) Relational Database
13 9 (17.65%) Web Application Development
13 9 (17.65%) CSS3
13 9 (17.65%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 9 (17.65%) Oracle
14 8 (15.69%) SharePoint
14 8 (15.69%) Business Intelligence
14 8 (15.69%) RavenDB
14 8 (15.69%) MongoDB
14 8 (15.69%) Twitter Bootstrap

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 8 (15.69%) SharePoint
2 3 (5.88%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (3.92%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (3.92%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.96%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.96%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (3.92%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 11 (21.57%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.96%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.96%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (1.96%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.96%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 19 (37.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (5.88%) Office 365
3 2 (3.92%) Dynamics 365
3 2 (3.92%) IaaS
3 2 (3.92%) PaaS
3 2 (3.92%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.92%) IP Telephony
1 2 (3.92%) LAN
1 2 (3.92%) SAN
1 2 (3.92%) SMS
1 2 (3.92%) VoIP
1 2 (3.92%) WAN
1 2 (3.92%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (25.49%) SQL Server 2016
2 10 (19.61%) Relational Database
3 8 (15.69%) MongoDB
3 8 (15.69%) RavenDB
4 7 (13.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (11.76%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (11.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 6 (11.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (7.84%) Oracle Database
6 4 (7.84%) Oracle Reports
6 4 (7.84%) SQL Server 2014
7 3 (5.88%) Azure SQL Database
7 3 (5.88%) Big Data
7 3 (5.88%) OLAP
7 3 (5.88%) Power BI
8 2 (3.92%) Spotfire
9 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (1.96%) Oracle OLAP
9 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 5 (9.80%) Visual Studio
2 4 (7.84%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (3.92%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (1.96%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.96%) Rational Rose
4 1 (1.96%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (7.84%) Advertising
2 2 (3.92%) Finance
3 1 (1.96%) Retail
Job Titles
1 34 (66.67%) Developer
2 14 (27.45%) .NET Developer
3 10 (19.61%) .NET Software Developer
4 7 (13.73%) Software Developer
5 6 (11.76%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 4 (7.84%) Analyst
6 4 (7.84%) Microsoft BI Developer
6 4 (7.84%) Microsoft Developer
6 4 (7.84%) Support Analyst
7 3 (5.88%) Analyst Programmer
7 3 (5.88%) Applications Support
7 3 (5.88%) Applications Support Analyst
7 3 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 3 (5.88%) C# .NET Developer
7 3 (5.88%) C# Developer
7 3 (5.88%) CRM Developer
7 3 (5.88%) Dynamics CRM Developer
7 3 (5.88%) Programmer
7 3 (5.88%) Support Analyst Programmer
8 2 (3.92%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (66.67%) .NET
2 25 (49.02%) ASP.NET
3 15 (29.41%) HTML
4 14 (27.45%) ASP.NET MVC
4 14 (27.45%) CSS
5 10 (19.61%) AngularJS
5 10 (19.61%) HTML5
6 9 (17.65%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 9 (17.65%) CSS3
7 8 (15.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 7 (13.73%) SOAP
8 7 (13.73%) Web Services
9 6 (11.76%) REST
9 6 (11.76%) XML
10 5 (9.80%) .NET Framework
11 4 (7.84%) XSLT
12 2 (3.92%) ADO.NET
12 2 (3.92%) jQuery
12 2 (3.92%) JSON
12 2 (3.92%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.76%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.92%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.92%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.92%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.96%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.96%) BBC
4 1 (1.96%) NHS
4 1 (1.96%) Robotics
4 1 (1.96%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.92%) Windows
2 1 (1.96%) Linux
2 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
1 21 (41.18%) MVC
2 13 (25.49%) CRM
3 12 (23.53%) Scrum
4 9 (17.65%) Web Application Development
5 8 (15.69%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (13.73%) Waterfall
7 6 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (11.76%) ETL
7 6 (11.76%) ITIL
8 5 (9.80%) Proactive Monitoring
8 5 (9.80%) Service Delivery
9 3 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (5.88%) Data Extraction
9 3 (5.88%) OO
9 3 (5.88%) Performance Monitoring
9 3 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
9 3 (5.88%) Process Management
9 3 (5.88%) Translating Business Requirements
10 2 (3.92%) UML
Programming Languages
1 33 (64.71%) C#
2 21 (41.18%) SQL
3 12 (23.53%) JavaScript
3 12 (23.53%) T-SQL
4 4 (7.84%) PL/SQL
5 3 (5.88%) Ruby
5 3 (5.88%) VB.NET
6 2 (3.92%) Python
6 2 (3.92%) R
6 2 (3.92%) XPath
6 2 (3.92%) XQuery
7 1 (1.96%) VB
7 1 (1.96%) VB6
Qualifications
1 4 (7.84%) Degree
2 3 (5.88%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 3 (5.88%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.92%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (3.92%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (19.61%) SLA
2 3 (5.88%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (3.92%) Active Directory
1 2 (3.92%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 32 (62.75%) Microsoft
2 9 (17.65%) Oracle
3 3 (5.88%) ABBYY
3 3 (5.88%) Kofax
4 2 (3.92%) Capita
4 2 (3.92%) Citrix
4 2 (3.92%) EMC
4 2 (3.92%) Tableau
4 2 (3.92%) VMware
5 1 (1.96%) Apple
5 1 (1.96%) Facebook
5 1 (1.96%) Google
5 1 (1.96%) Sage
5 1 (1.96%) Sony
5 1 (1.96%) Yahoo!