The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
England / North East
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 6 4 4
Rank change year-on-year -2 0  
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 107 182 197
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 18.97% 22.67% 25.62%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 54.87% 66.18% 63.14%
Number of salaries quoted 106 161 167
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,500 £28,300
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £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 the North East with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
North East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 195 275 312
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North East 34.57% 34.25% 40.57%
Number of salaries quoted 187 246 260
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,100 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

SQL Server
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North East 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 the North East

SQL Server
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Salary trend for SQL Server in the North East

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in the North East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server in the North East over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL Server in the North East

SQL Server
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server within the North East region over the 3 months to 27 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear +1 75 £40,000 +6.66% 12
Durham +4 31 £35,000 -1.40% 1
Northumberland - 1 £22,500 -
SQL Server
England

For the 6 months to 27 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 North East region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 150 (76.53%) .NET
2 139 (70.92%) C#
3 125 (63.78%) ASP.NET
4 121 (61.73%) MVC
5 92 (46.94%) SQL
6 88 (44.90%) Agile Software Development
7 85 (43.37%) ASP.NET MVC
8 84 (42.86%) Microsoft
9 72 (36.73%) .NET Framework
10 63 (32.14%) Entity Framework
11 60 (30.61%) HTML
11 60 (30.61%) JavaScript
12 58 (29.59%) WCF
13 57 (29.08%) Web Services
14 56 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web API
15 55 (28.06%) TDD
16 52 (26.53%) Microsoft Azure
17 46 (23.47%) CSS
18 45 (22.96%) Ruby
19 44 (22.45%) RESTful
19 44 (22.45%) SQL Server 2014
19 44 (22.45%) BDD
19 44 (22.45%) Web Application Development
20 38 (19.39%) AngularJS
21 37 (18.88%) Amazon AWS
21 37 (18.88%) SOAP
21 37 (18.88%) Windows
22 34 (17.35%) Web Development
23 33 (16.84%) Git (software)
24 31 (15.82%) REST

SQL Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 19 (9.69%) Elasticsearch
2 18 (9.18%) CMS
3 15 (7.65%) Umbraco
4 11 (5.61%) IIS
5 8 (4.08%) MS Exchange
6 5 (2.55%) Exchange Server 2010
6 5 (2.55%) Sitecore CMS
6 5 (2.55%) Tomcat
7 3 (1.53%) Apache
7 3 (1.53%) Documentum
7 3 (1.53%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 3 (1.53%) SharePoint
7 3 (1.53%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.51%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (0.51%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (4.59%) Oracle 11i
1 9 (4.59%) Oracle EBS R12
1 9 (4.59%) Oracle ERP
2 3 (1.53%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (1.02%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.51%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.51%) Dynamics GP
4 1 (0.51%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.51%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 52 (26.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 37 (18.88%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (4.08%) SaaS
4 4 (2.04%) Office 365
5 3 (1.53%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (1.53%) Amazon S3
5 3 (1.53%) Azure Active Directory
5 3 (1.53%) GitHub
5 3 (1.53%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 2 (1.02%) Dynamics 365
6 2 (1.02%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 15 (7.65%) Internet
2 13 (6.63%) Firewall
3 12 (6.12%) Intranet
4 9 (4.59%) DNS
5 7 (3.57%) DHCP
5 7 (3.57%) SMTP
5 7 (3.57%) TCP/IP
6 5 (2.55%) DMZ
6 5 (2.55%) SAN
6 5 (2.55%) VLAN
7 1 (0.51%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (22.45%) SQL Server 2014
2 27 (13.78%) NoSQL
3 24 (12.24%) MongoDB
4 16 (8.16%) SQL Server 2008
5 12 (6.12%) Oracle Reports
6 10 (5.10%) Big Data
6 10 (5.10%) Oracle BI EE
6 10 (5.10%) Oracle ODI
6 10 (5.10%) SQL Server 2012
7 8 (4.08%) Amazon RDS
7 8 (4.08%) BusinessObjects
8 7 (3.57%) MySQL
9 5 (2.55%) SQL Server 2016
10 4 (2.04%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (2.04%) Relational Database
10 4 (2.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 4 (2.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 3 (1.53%) Power BI
11 3 (1.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 2 (1.02%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 33 (16.84%) Git (software)
2 20 (10.20%) TeamCity
3 7 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (2.55%) JIRA
4 5 (2.55%) Selenium
5 3 (1.53%) Jenkins
6 2 (1.02%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.51%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (0.51%) MSTest
7 1 (0.51%) NUnit
7 1 (0.51%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (0.51%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (0.51%) Subversion
General
1 19 (9.69%) Games
2 12 (6.12%) Finance
3 11 (5.61%) Advertising
3 11 (5.61%) Retail
4 3 (1.53%) Marketing
5 2 (1.02%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.51%) Billing
6 1 (0.51%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 131 (66.84%) Developer
2 98 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 51 (26.02%) C# Developer
4 49 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 46 (23.47%) ASP.NET Developer
6 45 (22.96%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 30 (15.31%) Software Developer
8 28 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 24 (12.24%) Junior
10 23 (11.73%) Junior Developer
11 22 (11.22%) Graduate
12 21 (10.71%) Graduate Developer
12 21 (10.71%) Junior .NET Developer
12 21 (10.71%) Senior Developer
13 19 (9.69%) Graduate .NET Developer
14 18 (9.18%) Analyst
15 17 (8.67%) .NET Software Developer
16 15 (7.65%) Senior .NET Developer
17 13 (6.63%) C# Software Developer
17 13 (6.63%) DevOps Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 150 (76.53%) .NET
2 125 (63.78%) ASP.NET
3 85 (43.37%) ASP.NET MVC
4 72 (36.73%) .NET Framework
5 63 (32.14%) Entity Framework
6 60 (30.61%) HTML
7 58 (29.59%) WCF
8 57 (29.08%) Web Services
9 56 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web API
10 46 (23.47%) CSS
11 44 (22.45%) RESTful
12 38 (19.39%) AngularJS
13 37 (18.88%) SOAP
14 31 (15.82%) REST
15 26 (13.27%) ASP.NET MVC 5
15 26 (13.27%) jQuery
15 26 (13.27%) Node.js
15 26 (13.27%) WPF
16 23 (11.73%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 22 (11.22%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 22 (11.22%) Computer Science
2 21 (10.71%) Enterprise Software
3 9 (4.59%) FMCG
3 9 (4.59%) Replication
4 7 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (3.57%) Clustering
5 6 (3.06%) Greenfield Project
6 4 (2.04%) Blog
6 4 (2.04%) Digital Media
6 4 (2.04%) Driving Licence
7 3 (1.53%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.53%) N-Tier
8 2 (1.02%) Fintech
9 1 (0.51%) FlexPod
9 1 (0.51%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 37 (18.88%) Windows
2 23 (11.73%) Windows Server
3 11 (5.61%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (5.10%) Linux
4 10 (5.10%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.02%) CentOS
5 2 (1.02%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.51%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 121 (61.73%) MVC
2 88 (44.90%) Agile Software Development
3 55 (28.06%) TDD
4 44 (22.45%) BDD
4 44 (22.45%) Web Application Development
5 34 (17.35%) Web Development
6 24 (12.24%) Waterfall
7 23 (11.73%) DevOps
8 22 (11.22%) Kanban
9 21 (10.71%) Dependency Injection
10 19 (9.69%) Analytics
10 19 (9.69%) ERP
10 19 (9.69%) Multithreading
11 18 (9.18%) Business Intelligence
12 15 (7.65%) CRM
13 14 (7.14%) Unit Testing
14 13 (6.63%) SDLC
15 12 (6.12%) Scrum
15 12 (6.12%) SOLID
16 11 (5.61%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 139 (70.92%) C#
2 92 (46.94%) SQL
3 60 (30.61%) JavaScript
4 45 (22.96%) Ruby
5 19 (9.69%) F#
5 19 (9.69%) VB
5 19 (9.69%) VB.NET
5 19 (9.69%) VB6
6 14 (7.14%) T-SQL
7 11 (5.61%) Java
8 9 (4.59%) Python
9 7 (3.57%) PowerShell
10 3 (1.53%) PHP
11 2 (1.02%) Groovy
11 2 (1.02%) TypeScript
12 1 (0.51%) C
12 1 (0.51%) R
Qualifications
1 12 (6.12%) Degree
2 5 (2.55%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.02%) AWS Certification
3 2 (1.02%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.02%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.51%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.08%) SLA
2 3 (1.53%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.51%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.51%) QA
System Software
1 10 (5.10%) Active Directory
1 10 (5.10%) Hyper-V
2 7 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.02%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.51%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 19 (9.69%) Kibana
2 9 (4.59%) Puppet
3 6 (3.06%) Nagios
3 6 (3.06%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (2.55%) Backup Exec
5 3 (1.53%) ZABBIX
6 2 (1.02%) Opsview
7 1 (0.51%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 84 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 24 (12.24%) Oracle
3 19 (9.69%) Google
4 12 (6.12%) VMware
5 10 (5.10%) Hyperion
5 10 (5.10%) Informatica
6 8 (4.08%) Cisco
6 8 (4.08%) Citrix
7 6 (3.06%) Splunk
8 5 (2.55%) AppDynamics
8 5 (2.55%) arcserve
8 5 (2.55%) Sitecore
8 5 (2.55%) Sophos
8 5 (2.55%) Symantec
9 3 (1.53%) EMC
9 3 (1.53%) Pega
9 3 (1.53%) Tableau
10 1 (0.51%) NetApp
10 1 (0.51%) Sage
10 1 (0.51%) SAP
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Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
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Salary: From £30,000 to £37,000 per annum £Negotiable
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