Period
to 22 June 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 June 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 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 11 6 5
Rank change year-on-year -5 -1 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 208 144 293
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 15.50% 17.98% 26.95%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 59.26% 57.14% 68.46%
Number of salaries quoted 174 148 271
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £22,500 £27,750
90th Percentile £55,000 £46,265 £50,000
North East median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year - +1.35% -1.33%

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 351 252 428
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 26.15% 31.46% 39.37%
Number of salaries quoted 291 245 381
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +1.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £26,250 £22,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £58,750 £53,750 £51,250
North East median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +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 22 June 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 June 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 -7 169 £37,500 -6.25% 22
Gateshead -8 15 £45,000 +20.00% 5
Sunderland 0 13 £40,000 - 3
Prudhoe 0 8 £47,500 +6.74% 1
North Tyneside - 2 £27,500 -
SQL Server
North East

For the 6 months to 22 June 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.

1 137 (65.87%) .NET
2 122 (58.65%) C#
3 121 (58.17%) Microsoft
4 114 (54.81%) MVC
5 113 (54.33%) ASP.NET
6 109 (52.40%) SQL
7 96 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
8 85 (40.87%) ASP.NET MVC
9 68 (32.69%) .NET Framework
9 68 (32.69%) JavaScript
10 63 (30.29%) TDD
11 53 (25.48%) Entity Framework
12 46 (22.12%) Microsoft Azure
12 46 (22.12%) HTML
13 44 (21.15%) BDD
14 42 (20.19%) CSS
15 41 (19.71%) Business Intelligence
15 41 (19.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 41 (19.71%) Git (software)
16 40 (19.23%) ASP.NET Web API
17 39 (18.75%) Scrum
18 37 (17.79%) Web Application Development
18 37 (17.79%) Advertising
18 37 (17.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 35 (16.83%) SQL Server 2016
20 34 (16.35%) jQuery
20 34 (16.35%) T-SQL
21 32 (15.38%) Software Engineering
22 31 (14.90%) Unit Testing
22 31 (14.90%) AngularJS

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 17 (8.17%) CMS
2 10 (4.81%) IIS
3 8 (3.85%) SharePoint
3 8 (3.85%) Sitecore CMS
4 6 (2.88%) Umbraco
5 4 (1.92%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (1.92%) MS Exchange
6 3 (1.44%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (0.96%) Wowza Streaming Engine
8 1 (0.48%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.48%) Confluence
8 1 (0.48%) Drupal
8 1 (0.48%) SAS
8 1 (0.48%) Tomcat
Applications
1 13 (6.25%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.48%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 6 (2.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.92%) NetSuite
3 3 (1.44%) Dynamics GP
4 2 (0.96%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 46 (22.12%) Microsoft Azure
2 20 (9.62%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (2.88%) Google Play
4 4 (1.92%) Office 365
5 3 (1.44%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (0.96%) IaaS
6 2 (0.96%) PaaS
7 1 (0.48%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.48%) Heroku
7 1 (0.48%) NuGet
7 1 (0.48%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (7.21%) SMS
2 13 (6.25%) DNS
3 7 (3.37%) Firewall
3 7 (3.37%) SSL
4 6 (2.88%) DHCP
5 5 (2.40%) Intranet
5 5 (2.40%) NAS
5 5 (2.40%) SAN
6 4 (1.92%) HTTP
6 4 (1.92%) Internet
7 3 (1.44%) LAN
7 3 (1.44%) SMTP
7 3 (1.44%) TCP/IP
7 3 (1.44%) VPN
7 3 (1.44%) WAN
8 2 (0.96%) Network Security
8 2 (0.96%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (19.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 37 (17.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 35 (16.83%) SQL Server 2016
4 26 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 21 (10.10%) Power BI
6 20 (9.62%) Data Warehouse
6 20 (9.62%) NoSQL
7 15 (7.21%) MySQL
8 14 (6.73%) SQL Server 2012
9 10 (4.81%) SQL Server 2014
10 8 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
11 7 (3.37%) MongoDB
11 7 (3.37%) RavenDB
11 7 (3.37%) Relational Database
12 6 (2.88%) Big Data
12 6 (2.88%) QlikView
12 6 (2.88%) RDBMS
13 5 (2.40%) Amazon RDS
13 5 (2.40%) OLAP
13 5 (2.40%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 41 (19.71%) Git (software)
2 21 (10.10%) Team Foundation Server
3 17 (8.17%) Visual Studio
4 9 (4.33%) Octopus Deploy
5 7 (3.37%) Jenkins
5 7 (3.37%) Visual Studio Team System
6 6 (2.88%) Ant
7 5 (2.40%) Maven
8 4 (1.92%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 3 (1.44%) GitLab
9 3 (1.44%) JIRA
9 3 (1.44%) Subversion
9 3 (1.44%) TeamCity
10 2 (0.96%) Artifactory
10 2 (0.96%) Gatling
10 2 (0.96%) NeoLoad
10 2 (0.96%) Selenium
10 2 (0.96%) Toad
11 1 (0.48%) Gradle
General
1 37 (17.79%) Advertising
2 18 (8.65%) Finance
3 12 (5.77%) Marketing
4 7 (3.37%) Games
5 6 (2.88%) Retail
6 1 (0.48%) Banking
6 1 (0.48%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 140 (67.31%) Developer
2 85 (40.87%) .NET Developer
3 44 (21.15%) C# Developer
4 39 (18.75%) Software Developer
5 38 (18.27%) C# .NET Developer
6 30 (14.42%) ASP.NET Developer
7 28 (13.46%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 24 (11.54%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 23 (11.06%) .NET Software Developer
10 20 (9.62%) C# Software Developer
11 17 (8.17%) DBA
12 15 (7.21%) Administrator
12 15 (7.21%) SQL Developer
13 14 (6.73%) Business Intelligence Developer
13 14 (6.73%) Senior Developer
14 13 (6.25%) Junior
14 13 (6.25%) Junior Developer
14 13 (6.25%) SQL DBA
15 11 (5.29%) SQL Server DBA
16 10 (4.81%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 137 (65.87%) .NET
2 113 (54.33%) ASP.NET
3 85 (40.87%) ASP.NET MVC
4 68 (32.69%) .NET Framework
5 53 (25.48%) Entity Framework
6 46 (22.12%) HTML
7 42 (20.19%) CSS
8 40 (19.23%) ASP.NET Web API
9 34 (16.35%) jQuery
10 31 (14.90%) AngularJS
11 30 (14.42%) WCF
11 30 (14.42%) Web Services
12 27 (12.98%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 26 (12.50%) Node.js
13 26 (12.50%) RESTful
14 22 (10.58%) CSS3
15 19 (9.13%) HTML5
16 16 (7.69%) KnockoutJS
17 14 (6.73%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 11 (5.29%) React
Miscellaneous
1 19 (9.13%) Enterprise Software
1 19 (9.13%) Greenfield Project
2 10 (4.81%) Mobile App
3 9 (4.33%) NHS
4 7 (3.37%) Fintech
4 7 (3.37%) Social Network
5 6 (2.88%) iPhone
5 6 (2.88%) Replication
6 5 (2.40%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (1.92%) BBC
7 4 (1.92%) Management Information System
7 4 (1.92%) Social Media
8 3 (1.44%) Clustering
9 2 (0.96%) Client/Server
9 2 (0.96%) Computer Science
9 2 (0.96%) e-Learning
9 2 (0.96%) Media Streaming
9 2 (0.96%) N-Tier
9 2 (0.96%) PKI
9 2 (0.96%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 25 (12.02%) Windows
2 12 (5.77%) Windows Server
3 9 (4.33%) Android
4 7 (3.37%) Unix
5 3 (1.44%) Apple iOS
5 3 (1.44%) Linux
5 3 (1.44%) Windows 7
5 3 (1.44%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (1.44%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (1.44%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 114 (54.81%) MVC
2 96 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
3 63 (30.29%) TDD
4 44 (21.15%) BDD
5 41 (19.71%) Business Intelligence
6 39 (18.75%) Scrum
7 37 (17.79%) Web Application Development
8 32 (15.38%) Software Engineering
9 31 (14.90%) Unit Testing
10 24 (11.54%) Domain-Driven Design
11 22 (10.58%) Web Development
12 20 (9.62%) OO
13 18 (8.65%) Continuous Integration
14 17 (8.17%) Pair Programming
15 15 (7.21%) SDLC
16 13 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
17 12 (5.77%) Analytics
17 12 (5.77%) ETL
17 12 (5.77%) Problem-Solving
18 11 (5.29%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 122 (58.65%) C#
2 109 (52.40%) SQL
3 68 (32.69%) JavaScript
4 34 (16.35%) T-SQL
5 21 (10.10%) VB.NET
6 18 (8.65%) Ruby
7 15 (7.21%) VB
8 13 (6.25%) Java
9 9 (4.33%) PowerShell
10 8 (3.85%) Python
11 5 (2.40%) TypeScript
11 5 (2.40%) VBA
12 4 (1.92%) VBScript
13 3 (1.44%) R
13 3 (1.44%) Shell Script
14 2 (0.96%) C++
14 2 (0.96%) PL/SQL
14 2 (0.96%) Scala
15 1 (0.48%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 8 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (3.37%) Degree
3 3 (1.44%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.48%) Chartered Engineer
4 1 (0.48%) CITP
4 1 (0.48%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.48%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.33%) QA
2 6 (2.88%) Data Quality
3 4 (1.92%) SLA
4 1 (0.48%) GDPR
4 1 (0.48%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 8 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (3.37%) Docker
3 6 (2.88%) Active Directory
4 5 (2.40%) Hyper-V
5 4 (1.92%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (3.85%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 5 (2.40%) Puppet
2 5 (2.40%) Terraform
3 4 (1.92%) Kubernetes
3 4 (1.92%) SCCM
3 4 (1.92%) ZABBIX
4 3 (1.44%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (0.96%) Ansible
5 2 (0.96%) Consul
5 2 (0.96%) Docker Swarm
5 2 (0.96%) Grafana
5 2 (0.96%) Kibana
5 2 (0.96%) logstash
5 2 (0.96%) Nagios
5 2 (0.96%) Rancher
5 2 (0.96%) Single Sign-On
5 2 (0.96%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.48%) Control-M
6 1 (0.48%) Nessus
6 1 (0.48%) SCOM
Vendors
1 121 (58.17%) Microsoft
2 18 (8.65%) Oracle
3 12 (5.77%) VMware
4 11 (5.29%) Google
5 10 (4.81%) Sitecore
6 6 (2.88%) Symantec
6 6 (2.88%) Xamarin
7 5 (2.40%) Infor
8 4 (1.92%) Apple
8 4 (1.92%) Epicor
8 4 (1.92%) Facebook
8 4 (1.92%) IFS
8 4 (1.92%) Sage
8 4 (1.92%) SAP
8 4 (1.92%) Sony
8 4 (1.92%) Yahoo!
9 3 (1.44%) Cisco
9 3 (1.44%) Citrix
9 3 (1.44%) Dell
9 3 (1.44%) Sophos