The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Tyne and Wear / Newcastle upon Tyne
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 3 5 8
Rank change year-on-year +2 +3  
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 67 128 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 22.71% 24.90% 25.93%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 63.81% 69.57% 59.68%
Number of salaries quoted 66 111 94
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £48,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SQL Server is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 105 184 186
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 35.59% 35.80% 43.46%
Number of salaries quoted 102 162 154
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £48,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

SQL Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne citing SQL Server as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server in Newcastle upon Tyne

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Salary trend for SQL Server in Newcastle upon Tyne

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server in Newcastle upon Tyne over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL Server in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 79 (66.39%) .NET
2 69 (57.98%) C#
3 65 (54.62%) ASP.NET
4 60 (50.42%) Agile Software Development
4 60 (50.42%) MVC
5 55 (46.22%) Microsoft
5 55 (46.22%) .NET Framework
6 53 (44.54%) WCF
7 51 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC
7 51 (42.86%) TDD
8 49 (41.18%) Entity Framework
8 49 (41.18%) ASP.NET Web API
9 44 (36.97%) SQL
10 42 (35.29%) SQL Server 2014
11 40 (33.61%) BDD
11 40 (33.61%) Web Application Development
11 40 (33.61%) Microsoft Azure
11 40 (33.61%) RESTful
11 40 (33.61%) Ruby
12 38 (31.93%) AngularJS
13 36 (30.25%) Amazon AWS
14 32 (26.89%) HTML
15 27 (22.69%) Git (software)
16 26 (21.85%) WPF
16 26 (21.85%) Web Development
17 25 (21.01%) MongoDB
18 24 (20.17%) Oracle
19 23 (19.33%) Windows
19 23 (19.33%) KnockoutJS
20 22 (18.49%) NoSQL

SQL Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 20 (16.81%) Elasticsearch
2 8 (6.72%) MS Exchange
3 7 (5.88%) CMS
4 6 (5.04%) IIS
5 5 (4.20%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (4.20%) Sitecore CMS
5 5 (4.20%) Tomcat
6 4 (3.36%) Umbraco
7 3 (2.52%) Apache
7 3 (2.52%) Documentum
7 3 (2.52%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 3 (2.52%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.84%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.84%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (0.84%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.84%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (0.84%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (7.56%) Oracle 11i
1 9 (7.56%) Oracle EBS R12
1 9 (7.56%) Oracle ERP
2 2 (1.68%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.84%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 40 (33.61%) Microsoft Azure
2 36 (30.25%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (6.72%) SaaS
4 4 (3.36%) Office 365
5 3 (2.52%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (2.52%) Amazon S3
5 3 (2.52%) Azure Active Directory
5 3 (2.52%) GitHub
5 3 (2.52%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 2 (1.68%) Dynamics 365
6 2 (1.68%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 13 (10.92%) Firewall
2 9 (7.56%) DNS
2 9 (7.56%) Internet
3 7 (5.88%) DHCP
3 7 (5.88%) SMTP
3 7 (5.88%) TCP/IP
4 5 (4.20%) DMZ
4 5 (4.20%) SAN
4 5 (4.20%) VLAN
5 1 (0.84%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (35.29%) SQL Server 2014
2 25 (21.01%) MongoDB
3 22 (18.49%) NoSQL
4 14 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008
5 12 (10.08%) Oracle Reports
6 10 (8.40%) Oracle BI EE
6 10 (8.40%) Oracle ODI
7 8 (6.72%) Amazon RDS
7 8 (6.72%) BusinessObjects
8 7 (5.88%) MySQL
9 6 (5.04%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (1.68%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (1.68%) Power BI
10 2 (1.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (1.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (1.68%) SQLite
11 1 (0.84%) Azure SQL Database
11 1 (0.84%) DTS
11 1 (0.84%) SQL Server 2005
11 1 (0.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 27 (22.69%) Git (software)
2 21 (17.65%) TeamCity
3 5 (4.20%) JIRA
3 5 (4.20%) Selenium
3 5 (4.20%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (2.52%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.84%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (0.84%) MSTest
5 1 (0.84%) NUnit
5 1 (0.84%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (0.84%) Subversion
General
1 20 (16.81%) Games
2 10 (8.40%) Advertising
2 10 (8.40%) Finance
3 2 (1.68%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.84%) Local Government
4 1 (0.84%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 76 (63.87%) Developer
2 63 (52.94%) .NET Developer
3 38 (31.93%) C# Developer
4 36 (30.25%) C# .NET Developer
5 34 (28.57%) ASP.NET Developer
6 33 (27.73%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 25 (21.01%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 23 (19.33%) Junior
8 23 (19.33%) Junior Developer
9 22 (18.49%) Graduate
9 22 (18.49%) Graduate Developer
10 21 (17.65%) Junior .NET Developer
11 20 (16.81%) Graduate .NET Developer
12 17 (14.29%) Software Developer
13 15 (12.61%) Analyst
14 14 (11.76%) .NET Software Developer
15 12 (10.08%) C# Software Developer
16 11 (9.24%) Business Intelligence Analyst
17 10 (8.40%) Senior Developer
18 7 (5.88%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (66.39%) .NET
2 65 (54.62%) ASP.NET
3 55 (46.22%) .NET Framework
4 53 (44.54%) WCF
5 51 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC
6 49 (41.18%) ASP.NET Web API
6 49 (41.18%) Entity Framework
7 40 (33.61%) RESTful
8 38 (31.93%) AngularJS
9 32 (26.89%) HTML
10 26 (21.85%) WPF
11 23 (19.33%) KnockoutJS
12 22 (18.49%) Web Services
13 21 (17.65%) Node.js
13 21 (17.65%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 20 (16.81%) ASP.NET MVC 5
14 20 (16.81%) Code First Entity Framework
14 20 (16.81%) MSMQ
15 19 (15.97%) CSS
16 15 (12.61%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 22 (18.49%) Enterprise Software
2 21 (17.65%) Computer Science
3 9 (7.56%) Replication
4 7 (5.88%) Clustering
5 5 (4.20%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (3.36%) Driving Licence
7 3 (2.52%) Greenfield Project
7 3 (2.52%) N-Tier
8 2 (1.68%) Fintech
9 1 (0.84%) FlexPod
9 1 (0.84%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.84%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 23 (19.33%) Windows
2 11 (9.24%) Windows Server 2012
3 10 (8.40%) Linux
3 10 (8.40%) Windows Server
3 10 (8.40%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (1.68%) CentOS
4 2 (1.68%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.84%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (50.42%) Agile Software Development
1 60 (50.42%) MVC
2 51 (42.86%) TDD
3 40 (33.61%) BDD
3 40 (33.61%) Web Application Development
4 26 (21.85%) Web Development
5 22 (18.49%) Dependency Injection
5 22 (18.49%) Kanban
6 20 (16.81%) Multithreading
7 12 (10.08%) Business Intelligence
7 12 (10.08%) SOLID
8 11 (9.24%) Analytics
8 11 (9.24%) Continuous Integration
8 11 (9.24%) Scrum
9 10 (8.40%) Business Analytics
9 10 (8.40%) Data Integration
9 10 (8.40%) Data Modelling
9 10 (8.40%) SDLC
10 9 (7.56%) ERP
10 9 (7.56%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 69 (57.98%) C#
2 44 (36.97%) SQL
3 40 (33.61%) Ruby
4 20 (16.81%) F#
4 20 (16.81%) JavaScript
5 10 (8.40%) Java
5 10 (8.40%) T-SQL
6 8 (6.72%) Python
7 7 (5.88%) PowerShell
8 5 (4.20%) VB.NET
9 3 (2.52%) PHP
10 2 (1.68%) Groovy
10 2 (1.68%) TypeScript
11 1 (0.84%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (4.20%) Security Cleared
2 2 (1.68%) AWS Certification
2 2 (1.68%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (1.68%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.84%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.52%) Disclosure Scotland
1 3 (2.52%) SLA
2 1 (0.84%) QA
System Software
1 10 (8.40%) Active Directory
1 10 (8.40%) Hyper-V
2 7 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.68%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.84%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 20 (16.81%) Kibana
2 6 (5.04%) Nagios
3 5 (4.20%) Backup Exec
4 3 (2.52%) Puppet
4 3 (2.52%) ZABBIX
5 1 (0.84%) Opsview
5 1 (0.84%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 55 (46.22%) Microsoft
2 24 (20.17%) Oracle
3 20 (16.81%) Google
4 12 (10.08%) VMware
5 10 (8.40%) Hyperion
5 10 (8.40%) Informatica
6 8 (6.72%) Cisco
6 8 (6.72%) Citrix
7 6 (5.04%) Splunk
8 5 (4.20%) AppDynamics
8 5 (4.20%) arcserve
8 5 (4.20%) Sitecore
8 5 (4.20%) Sophos
8 5 (4.20%) Symantec
9 3 (2.52%) EMC
9 3 (2.52%) Pega
10 2 (1.68%) Tableau
11 1 (0.84%) NetApp
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Oscar
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £30,000 to £37,000 per annum £Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle, Staffordshire
X4 Group
Salary: £35k - 43k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £50000 - £58000 per annum + Benefits + Training
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Flexible Benefits Package
Posted: 7 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Washington Frank
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle upon Tyne
Revenue & Customs Digital Technology Services
Salary: £66500 - £71500
Posted: 19 days ago