Period
to 22 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 22 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 12 4 5
Rank change year-on-year -8 +1 +1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 162 158 258
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 14.25% 20.47% 23.16%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 47.37% 58.96% 65.98%
Number of salaries quoted 140 148 224
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £40,000 £39,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.27% -1.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,450 £23,425 £31,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £59,125 £51,250
North East median annual salary £40,000 £38,959 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.67% -2.60% +6.67%

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 Tyne and Wear with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Tyne and Wear
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 342 268 391
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 30.08% 34.72% 35.10%
Number of salaries quoted 280 241 335
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £24,250 £27,900
90th Percentile £64,000 £60,000 £52,500
North East median annual salary £40,570 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.43% - +6.67%

SQL Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

Job postings citing SQL Server as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server in Tyne and Wear

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Salary trend for SQL Server in Tyne and Wear

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server in Tyne and Wear over the 6 months to 22 October 2018.

Salary histogram for SQL Server in Tyne and Wear

SQL Server
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server within the Tyne and Wear region over the 6 months to 22 October 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
Newcastle upon Tyne -10 122 £37,500 -3.74% 25
Prudhoe -1 16 £47,500 +6.74% 2
Sunderland -5 11 £32,500 -27.78% 2
Gateshead +6 9 £37,000 -17.78%
North Tyneside - 2 £27,500 -
Wallsend - 1 £30,000 -
SQL Server
North East

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 105 (64.81%) SQL
2 102 (62.96%) .NET
3 94 (58.02%) Microsoft
4 90 (55.56%) C#
5 82 (50.62%) MVC
6 80 (49.38%) ASP.NET
7 65 (40.12%) ASP.NET MVC
8 48 (29.63%) Agile Software Development
9 46 (28.40%) Business Intelligence
10 45 (27.78%) JavaScript
10 45 (27.78%) .NET Framework
11 44 (27.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 41 (25.31%) TDD
12 41 (25.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 40 (24.69%) Scrum
14 38 (23.46%) Entity Framework
15 37 (22.84%) Unit Testing
16 36 (22.22%) ASP.NET Web API
17 35 (21.60%) Microsoft Azure
18 34 (20.99%) BDD
19 32 (19.75%) T-SQL
20 31 (19.14%) CSS
21 30 (18.52%) Power BI
22 29 (17.90%) Data Warehouse
22 29 (17.90%) Git (software)
23 28 (17.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
24 24 (14.81%) Advertising
25 23 (14.20%) HTML
25 23 (14.20%) Software Engineering
26 22 (13.58%) Team Foundation Server

SQL Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 6 (3.70%) IIS
2 5 (3.09%) CMS
3 3 (1.85%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (1.85%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.23%) Confluence
4 2 (1.23%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (1.23%) Wowza Streaming Engine
5 1 (0.62%) Apache
5 1 (0.62%) Drupal
5 1 (0.62%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.62%) Umbraco
Applications
1 10 (6.17%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (1.85%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.62%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.62%) Infor CloudSuite
2 1 (0.62%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 35 (21.60%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (9.26%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.85%) Office 365
4 2 (1.23%) IaaS
4 2 (1.23%) PaaS
5 1 (0.62%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.62%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.62%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.62%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (0.62%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.62%) Heroku
5 1 (0.62%) NuGet
5 1 (0.62%) Route 53
5 1 (0.62%) SaaS
5 1 (0.62%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 12 (7.41%) Intranet
2 11 (6.79%) SMS
3 7 (4.32%) DNS
3 7 (4.32%) Internet
4 3 (1.85%) DHCP
4 3 (1.85%) SSL
5 2 (1.23%) Firewall
5 2 (1.23%) NAS
5 2 (1.23%) Network Security
5 2 (1.23%) SAN
5 2 (1.23%) VSAN
6 1 (0.62%) HTTP
6 1 (0.62%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (27.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 41 (25.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 30 (18.52%) Power BI
4 29 (17.90%) Data Warehouse
5 28 (17.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 13 (8.02%) QlikView
7 12 (7.41%) Relational Database
8 11 (6.79%) SQL Server 2012
9 10 (6.17%) SQL Server 2016
10 9 (5.56%) NoSQL
11 7 (4.32%) RDBMS
11 7 (4.32%) SQL Server 2014
12 6 (3.70%) MySQL
13 5 (3.09%) Pentaho
14 4 (2.47%) OLAP
14 4 (2.47%) OLAP Cube
14 4 (2.47%) Oracle Database
14 4 (2.47%) Qlik Sense
15 3 (1.85%) PostgreSQL
16 2 (1.23%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 29 (17.90%) Git (software)
2 22 (13.58%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (6.79%) Octopus Deploy
3 11 (6.79%) Visual Studio
4 5 (3.09%) JIRA
5 4 (2.47%) Jenkins
5 4 (2.47%) Subversion
5 4 (2.47%) TeamCity
6 3 (1.85%) Ant
6 3 (1.85%) GitLab
7 2 (1.23%) Artifactory
7 2 (1.23%) Gatling
7 2 (1.23%) Maven
7 2 (1.23%) NeoLoad
7 2 (1.23%) Selenium
8 1 (0.62%) Axure RP
8 1 (0.62%) Gradle
8 1 (0.62%) PowerBuilder
8 1 (0.62%) Vagrant
8 1 (0.62%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 24 (14.81%) Advertising
2 12 (7.41%) Finance
3 6 (3.70%) Retail
4 5 (3.09%) Games
5 3 (1.85%) Marketing
6 1 (0.62%) Back Office
6 1 (0.62%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 116 (71.60%) Developer
2 63 (38.89%) .NET Developer
3 49 (30.25%) C# Developer
4 45 (27.78%) C# .NET Developer
5 38 (23.46%) Software Developer
6 36 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 34 (20.99%) ASP.NET Developer
8 29 (17.90%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 24 (14.81%) .NET Software Developer
10 21 (12.96%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 20 (12.35%) C# Software Developer
11 20 (12.35%) SQL Developer
12 16 (9.88%) Analyst
13 14 (8.64%) Business Developer
14 12 (7.41%) Java Developer
15 11 (6.79%) Core Java Developer
15 11 (6.79%) Java Software Developer
16 8 (4.94%) Senior Developer
16 8 (4.94%) SSRS Developer
17 7 (4.32%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 102 (62.96%) .NET
2 80 (49.38%) ASP.NET
3 65 (40.12%) ASP.NET MVC
4 45 (27.78%) .NET Framework
5 38 (23.46%) Entity Framework
6 36 (22.22%) ASP.NET Web API
7 31 (19.14%) CSS
8 23 (14.20%) HTML
9 16 (9.88%) Web Services
10 15 (9.26%) AngularJS
10 15 (9.26%) CSS3
10 15 (9.26%) RESTful
11 14 (8.64%) ASP.NET Core
11 14 (8.64%) jQuery
12 10 (6.17%) WCF
13 9 (5.56%) .NET Core
13 9 (5.56%) Node.js
14 8 (4.94%) ASP.NET MVC 5
14 8 (4.94%) SOAP
15 7 (4.32%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 20 (12.35%) Enterprise Software
2 14 (8.64%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (8.02%) Greenfield Project
4 4 (2.47%) Management Information System
4 4 (2.47%) NHS
5 3 (1.85%) Client/Server
5 3 (1.85%) Fintech
6 2 (1.23%) Data Structures
6 2 (1.23%) e-Learning
6 2 (1.23%) Media Streaming
6 2 (1.23%) N-Tier
6 2 (1.23%) Online Games
6 2 (1.23%) PKI
6 2 (1.23%) Replication
6 2 (1.23%) Social Network
7 1 (0.62%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.62%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.62%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.62%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (0.62%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (6.17%) Windows
2 7 (4.32%) Windows Server
3 4 (2.47%) Linux
3 4 (2.47%) Unix
4 2 (1.23%) CentOS
4 2 (1.23%) Windows 10
4 2 (1.23%) Windows 8
4 2 (1.23%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.62%) Android
5 1 (0.62%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.62%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.62%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (50.62%) MVC
2 48 (29.63%) Agile Software Development
3 46 (28.40%) Business Intelligence
4 41 (25.31%) TDD
5 40 (24.69%) Scrum
6 37 (22.84%) Unit Testing
7 34 (20.99%) BDD
8 23 (14.20%) Software Engineering
9 22 (13.58%) ETL
10 18 (11.11%) Domain-Driven Design
11 16 (9.88%) Pair Programming
11 16 (9.88%) Web Application Development
12 12 (7.41%) Front End Development
12 12 (7.41%) ITSM
13 10 (6.17%) Analytics
13 10 (6.17%) Data Modelling
14 9 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
15 8 (4.94%) DevOps
15 8 (4.94%) Kanban
15 8 (4.94%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 105 (64.81%) SQL
2 90 (55.56%) C#
3 45 (27.78%) JavaScript
4 32 (19.75%) T-SQL
5 18 (11.11%) Java
6 8 (4.94%) Ruby
6 8 (4.94%) VB.NET
7 4 (2.47%) PowerShell
7 4 (2.47%) Shell Script
8 3 (1.85%) Python
8 3 (1.85%) TypeScript
8 3 (1.85%) VBA
9 2 (1.23%) Scala
9 2 (1.23%) VB
10 1 (0.62%) Java 8
10 1 (0.62%) Jython
10 1 (0.62%) PHP
Qualifications
1 9 (5.56%) Degree
2 1 (0.62%) Chartered Engineer
2 1 (0.62%) CITP
2 1 (0.62%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (0.62%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (0.62%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.17%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.23%) GDPR
2 2 (1.23%) SLA
3 1 (0.62%) ISO 8583
3 1 (0.62%) QA
System Software
1 8 (4.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (4.32%) Docker
3 5 (3.09%) Hyper-V
4 4 (2.47%) Active Directory
5 2 (1.23%) vSphere
5 2 (1.23%) XenServer
6 1 (0.62%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (2.47%) Ansible
1 4 (2.47%) Kubernetes
2 3 (1.85%) Puppet
2 3 (1.85%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 3 (1.85%) ZABBIX
3 2 (1.23%) Consul
3 2 (1.23%) Docker Swarm
3 2 (1.23%) Grafana
3 2 (1.23%) Kibana
3 2 (1.23%) logstash
3 2 (1.23%) Rancher
3 2 (1.23%) Single Sign-On
3 2 (1.23%) Terraform
3 2 (1.23%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.62%) Nagios
4 1 (0.62%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.62%) Packer
Vendors
1 94 (58.02%) Microsoft
2 10 (6.17%) Oracle
3 8 (4.94%) VMware
4 4 (2.47%) Tableau
5 3 (1.85%) AppDynamics
5 3 (1.85%) Google
5 3 (1.85%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (1.23%) Atlassian
6 2 (1.23%) Citrix
6 2 (1.23%) Dynatrace
6 2 (1.23%) RedGate
6 2 (1.23%) Riverbed
6 2 (1.23%) Sitecore
6 2 (1.23%) Sybase
7 1 (0.62%) Cognos
7 1 (0.62%) Facebook
7 1 (0.62%) Infor
7 1 (0.62%) Rackspace
7 1 (0.62%) Splunk
7 1 (0.62%) Xamarin