Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 November 2017 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
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 6 7 7
Rank change year-on-year +1 0 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 177 240 249
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 18.34% 20.48% 25.08%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 56.19% 63.32% 63.52%
Number of salaries quoted 165 211 232
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £26,250 £30,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £59,500 £51,250 £45,250
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 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 315 379 392
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 32.64% 32.34% 39.48%
Number of salaries quoted 286 323 348
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £57,500 £52,500 £51,250
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 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 24 November 2017.

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 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +3 131 £35,000 -12.50% 14
Gateshead -11 16 £45,000 +12.50% 3
Sunderland 0 15 £45,000 +12.50% 2
North Shields 0 5 £34,500 +2.99%
Hebburn - 3 £25,500 -
Jarrow - 2 £21,000 -
Prudhoe 0 1 £44,500 +11.25%
Wallsend - 1 £35,000 -
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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 97 (54.80%) .NET
2 79 (44.63%) Agile Software Development
3 78 (44.07%) Microsoft
4 73 (41.24%) C#
5 66 (37.29%) ASP.NET
6 65 (36.72%) SQL
7 63 (35.59%) MVC
8 46 (25.99%) Windows
9 43 (24.29%) JavaScript
10 38 (21.47%) ASP.NET MVC
11 36 (20.34%) HTML
12 32 (18.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 32 (18.08%) AngularJS
13 30 (16.95%) Oracle
14 29 (16.38%) CSS
15 28 (15.82%) TDD
16 27 (15.25%) T-SQL
17 26 (14.69%) Web Services
18 25 (14.12%) Microsoft Azure
19 24 (13.56%) Web Development
20 23 (12.99%) Root Cause Analysis
21 22 (12.43%) KnockoutJS
21 22 (12.43%) CRM
22 21 (11.86%) Business Intelligence
22 21 (11.86%) ASP.NET Web API
22 21 (11.86%) Domain-Driven Design
22 21 (11.86%) HTML5
22 21 (11.86%) Git (software)
23 20 (11.30%) Security Cleared
23 20 (11.30%) DevOps

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 18 (10.17%) SharePoint
2 11 (6.21%) Documentum
2 11 (6.21%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 11 (6.21%) Tomcat
2 11 (6.21%) WebLogic
3 9 (5.08%) MS Exchange
4 7 (3.95%) Exchange Server 2003
5 5 (2.82%) IIS
6 4 (2.26%) BizTalk Server
6 4 (2.26%) CMS
6 4 (2.26%) Sitecore CMS
7 2 (1.13%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.56%) Drupal
8 1 (0.56%) WordPress
Applications
1 8 (4.52%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (1.69%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.56%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.56%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 13 (7.34%) Dynamics GP
2 11 (6.21%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (2.82%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (1.13%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.56%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.56%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 25 (14.12%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (6.21%) GitHub
3 10 (5.65%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (5.08%) Office 365
5 7 (3.95%) Azure Active Directory
6 4 (2.26%) SaaS
7 1 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.56%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (9.60%) SMS
2 11 (6.21%) LAN
2 11 (6.21%) WAN
3 9 (5.08%) WLAN
4 7 (3.95%) Cisco ASA
4 7 (3.95%) DHCP
4 7 (3.95%) DNS
4 7 (3.95%) Firewall
4 7 (3.95%) SMTP
4 7 (3.95%) TCP/IP
4 7 (3.95%) VLAN
5 6 (3.39%) VoIP
6 4 (2.26%) DMZ
6 4 (2.26%) NAS
6 4 (2.26%) SAN
7 2 (1.13%) Internet
7 2 (1.13%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (0.56%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (18.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 19 (10.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 15 (8.47%) Relational Database
4 14 (7.91%) SQL Server 2012
5 12 (6.78%) Oracle Reports
5 12 (6.78%) Power BI
6 11 (6.21%) MySQL
6 11 (6.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 10 (5.65%) Data Warehouse
7 10 (5.65%) RDBMS
7 10 (5.65%) SQL Server 2016
8 9 (5.08%) SQL Server 2008
9 5 (2.82%) DTS
9 5 (2.82%) MongoDB
9 5 (2.82%) NoSQL
9 5 (2.82%) QlikView
10 2 (1.13%) Big Data
10 2 (1.13%) Data Mining
10 2 (1.13%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (1.13%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 21 (11.86%) Git (software)
2 12 (6.78%) Jenkins
3 11 (6.21%) Selenium
4 9 (5.08%) Visual Studio
5 6 (3.39%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (2.26%) JIRA
7 3 (1.69%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 3 (1.69%) Subversion
8 2 (1.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (1.13%) MSTest
8 2 (1.13%) NUnit
8 2 (1.13%) Octopus Deploy
8 2 (1.13%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.56%) Gradle
9 1 (0.56%) Maven
9 1 (0.56%) TestDirector
9 1 (0.56%) Toad
General
1 12 (6.78%) Retail
2 10 (5.65%) Finance
3 9 (5.08%) Advertising
4 1 (0.56%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 90 (50.85%) Developer
2 55 (31.07%) .NET Developer
3 28 (15.82%) Software Developer
4 20 (11.30%) .NET Software Developer
4 20 (11.30%) Analyst
4 20 (11.30%) C# Developer
5 16 (9.04%) DBA
6 15 (8.47%) C# .NET Developer
7 14 (7.91%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 13 (7.34%) ASP.NET Developer
8 13 (7.34%) SQL DBA
8 13 (7.34%) Web Developer
9 12 (6.78%) Applications Support
9 12 (6.78%) Full Stack Developer
9 12 (6.78%) SQL Developer
10 11 (6.21%) Architect
10 11 (6.21%) Infrastructure Architect
10 11 (6.21%) Support Analyst
11 10 (5.65%) Messaging Developer
11 10 (5.65%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 97 (54.80%) .NET
2 66 (37.29%) ASP.NET
3 38 (21.47%) ASP.NET MVC
4 36 (20.34%) HTML
5 32 (18.08%) AngularJS
6 29 (16.38%) CSS
7 26 (14.69%) Web Services
8 22 (12.43%) KnockoutJS
9 21 (11.86%) ASP.NET Web API
9 21 (11.86%) HTML5
10 20 (11.30%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 19 (10.73%) WCF
12 17 (9.60%) Middleware
12 17 (9.60%) Node.js
13 15 (8.47%) SOAP
13 15 (8.47%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 15 (8.47%) WPF
14 14 (7.91%) REST
15 13 (7.34%) React
15 13 (7.34%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (7.34%) Management Information System
1 13 (7.34%) Mobile App
2 11 (6.21%) Computer Science
3 9 (5.08%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (2.82%) BBC
4 5 (2.82%) Clustering
4 5 (2.82%) Replication
4 5 (2.82%) Social Media
5 2 (1.13%) Fintech
5 2 (1.13%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (1.13%) Public Cloud
6 1 (0.56%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.56%) Renewable Energy
6 1 (0.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 46 (25.99%) Windows
2 15 (8.47%) Windows Server
3 13 (7.34%) Android
3 13 (7.34%) Apple iOS
3 13 (7.34%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (5.65%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (3.39%) Unix
6 4 (2.26%) CentOS
6 4 (2.26%) Linux
6 4 (2.26%) Ubuntu
7 2 (1.13%) Windows 7
7 2 (1.13%) Windows 8
7 2 (1.13%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (44.63%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (35.59%) MVC
3 28 (15.82%) TDD
4 24 (13.56%) Web Development
5 23 (12.99%) Root Cause Analysis
6 22 (12.43%) CRM
7 21 (11.86%) Business Intelligence
7 21 (11.86%) Domain-Driven Design
8 20 (11.30%) Case Management
8 20 (11.30%) DevOps
9 18 (10.17%) ITIL
9 18 (10.17%) Scrum
10 17 (9.60%) SOA
10 17 (9.60%) SOLID
10 17 (9.60%) Web Application Development
11 15 (8.47%) OO
11 15 (8.47%) Test Automation
12 14 (7.91%) Mentoring
12 14 (7.91%) SDLC
12 14 (7.91%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 73 (41.24%) C#
2 65 (36.72%) SQL
3 43 (24.29%) JavaScript
4 27 (15.25%) T-SQL
5 17 (9.60%) PowerShell
6 11 (6.21%) VBA
7 7 (3.95%) Java
7 7 (3.95%) VB
8 5 (2.82%) Ruby
8 5 (2.82%) VB.NET
9 3 (1.69%) Python
10 2 (1.13%) R
10 2 (1.13%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.56%) C++
11 1 (0.56%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 1 (0.56%) Go
11 1 (0.56%) X++
Qualifications
1 20 (11.30%) Degree
1 20 (11.30%) Security Cleared
2 15 (8.47%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (4.52%) MCSA
4 4 (2.26%) ISEB
5 3 (1.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.56%) CIMA
6 1 (0.56%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.56%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (6.78%) SLA
2 11 (6.21%) Disclosure Scotland
3 10 (5.65%) QA
4 3 (1.69%) Data Quality
System Software
1 13 (7.34%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (6.21%) Active Directory
3 9 (5.08%) XenApp
4 8 (4.52%) Hyper-V
4 8 (4.52%) Virtual Machines
5 7 (3.95%) DFS Replication
6 2 (1.13%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.56%) Docker
7 1 (0.56%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 14 (7.91%) ZABBIX
2 11 (6.21%) Puppet
3 8 (4.52%) Opsview
4 7 (3.95%) Backup Exec
4 7 (3.95%) WSUS
5 4 (2.26%) Nagios
5 4 (2.26%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 2 (1.13%) vCenter Server
7 1 (0.56%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.56%) SCOM
Vendors
1 78 (44.07%) Microsoft
2 30 (16.95%) Oracle
3 15 (8.47%) VMware
4 12 (6.78%) Xamarin
5 11 (6.21%) Citrix
5 11 (6.21%) EMC
5 11 (6.21%) Pega
6 7 (3.95%) arcserve
6 7 (3.95%) CA
6 7 (3.95%) Cisco
6 7 (3.95%) Sophos
6 7 (3.95%) Splunk
6 7 (3.95%) Symantec
6 7 (3.95%) Veeam
6 7 (3.95%) Veritas
7 5 (2.82%) Apple
7 5 (2.82%) Facebook
7 5 (2.82%) Sitecore
7 5 (2.82%) Sony
7 5 (2.82%) Yahoo!