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 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
North East / Tyne and Wear
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 4 5 6
Rank change year-on-year +1 +1  
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 75 165 152
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 22.12% 27.73% 28.68%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 63.03% 71.12% 62.30%
Number of salaries quoted 74 146 131
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,750 £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 Tyne and Wear with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Tyne and Wear
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 119 232 244
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 35.10% 38.99% 46.04%
Number of salaries quoted 115 206 205
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 £31,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £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 Tyne and Wear

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 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 3 months to 27 June 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 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +2 62 £40,000 +8.10% 11
Prudhoe 0 7 £44,500 -
Gateshead 0 5 £37,500 -6.25%
Sunderland -7 1 £44,200 +10.50% 1
SQL Server
North East

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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 97 (68.79%) .NET
2 87 (61.70%) C#
3 83 (58.87%) ASP.NET
4 77 (54.61%) MVC
5 69 (48.94%) Microsoft
6 67 (47.52%) ASP.NET MVC
7 64 (45.39%) Agile Software Development
8 61 (43.26%) SQL
9 57 (40.43%) WCF
10 55 (39.01%) TDD
10 55 (39.01%) .NET Framework
11 53 (37.59%) ASP.NET Web API
12 49 (34.75%) Entity Framework
13 44 (31.21%) Ruby
13 44 (31.21%) RESTful
13 44 (31.21%) SQL Server 2014
13 44 (31.21%) BDD
13 44 (31.21%) Web Application Development
14 39 (27.66%) Microsoft Azure
15 37 (26.24%) AngularJS
16 35 (24.82%) Amazon AWS
17 34 (24.11%) Web Services
18 33 (23.40%) HTML
19 32 (22.70%) JavaScript
19 32 (22.70%) Git (software)
19 32 (22.70%) Web Development
20 27 (19.15%) NoSQL
21 26 (18.44%) ASP.NET MVC 5
21 26 (18.44%) Node.js
22 25 (17.73%) WPF

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 19 (13.48%) Elasticsearch
2 8 (5.67%) MS Exchange
3 7 (4.96%) CMS
4 6 (4.26%) IIS
5 5 (3.55%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (3.55%) Sitecore CMS
5 5 (3.55%) Tomcat
6 4 (2.84%) Umbraco
7 3 (2.13%) Apache
7 3 (2.13%) Documentum
7 3 (2.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 3 (2.13%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.71%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.71%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (0.71%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.71%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (0.71%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (6.38%) Oracle 11i
1 9 (6.38%) Oracle EBS R12
1 9 (6.38%) Oracle ERP
2 2 (1.42%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.71%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.71%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 39 (27.66%) Microsoft Azure
2 35 (24.82%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (5.67%) SaaS
4 4 (2.84%) Office 365
5 3 (2.13%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (2.13%) Amazon S3
5 3 (2.13%) Azure Active Directory
5 3 (2.13%) GitHub
5 3 (2.13%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 2 (1.42%) Dynamics 365
6 2 (1.42%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 15 (10.64%) Internet
2 13 (9.22%) Firewall
3 12 (8.51%) Intranet
4 9 (6.38%) DNS
5 7 (4.96%) DHCP
5 7 (4.96%) SMTP
5 7 (4.96%) TCP/IP
6 5 (3.55%) DMZ
6 5 (3.55%) SAN
6 5 (3.55%) VLAN
7 1 (0.71%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (31.21%) SQL Server 2014
2 27 (19.15%) NoSQL
3 24 (17.02%) MongoDB
4 15 (10.64%) SQL Server 2008
5 12 (8.51%) Oracle Reports
6 10 (7.09%) Oracle BI EE
6 10 (7.09%) Oracle ODI
6 10 (7.09%) SQL Server 2012
7 8 (5.67%) Amazon RDS
7 8 (5.67%) BusinessObjects
8 7 (4.96%) MySQL
9 5 (3.55%) SQL Server 2016
10 4 (2.84%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (2.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 4 (2.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 3 (2.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 2 (1.42%) DTS
12 2 (1.42%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 2 (1.42%) SQL Server 2005
12 2 (1.42%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 32 (22.70%) Git (software)
2 20 (14.18%) TeamCity
3 5 (3.55%) JIRA
3 5 (3.55%) Selenium
3 5 (3.55%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (2.13%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (0.71%) MSTest
5 1 (0.71%) NUnit
5 1 (0.71%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (0.71%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (0.71%) Subversion
5 1 (0.71%) Visual Studio
General
1 19 (13.48%) Games
2 11 (7.80%) Finance
3 10 (7.09%) Advertising
4 3 (2.13%) Marketing
5 2 (1.42%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.71%) Billing
6 1 (0.71%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 95 (67.38%) Developer
2 74 (52.48%) .NET Developer
3 48 (34.04%) C# Developer
4 46 (32.62%) C# .NET Developer
5 45 (31.91%) ASP.NET Developer
6 44 (31.21%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 27 (19.15%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 22 (15.60%) Junior
8 22 (15.60%) Junior Developer
8 22 (15.60%) Software Developer
9 21 (14.89%) Graduate
9 21 (14.89%) Graduate Developer
10 20 (14.18%) Junior .NET Developer
11 19 (13.48%) Graduate .NET Developer
12 17 (12.06%) Analyst
13 16 (11.35%) .NET Software Developer
14 12 (8.51%) C# Software Developer
15 11 (7.80%) Business Intelligence Analyst
15 11 (7.80%) Web Developer
16 9 (6.38%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 97 (68.79%) .NET
2 83 (58.87%) ASP.NET
3 67 (47.52%) ASP.NET MVC
4 57 (40.43%) WCF
5 55 (39.01%) .NET Framework
6 53 (37.59%) ASP.NET Web API
7 49 (34.75%) Entity Framework
8 44 (31.21%) RESTful
9 37 (26.24%) AngularJS
10 34 (24.11%) Web Services
11 33 (23.40%) HTML
12 26 (18.44%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 26 (18.44%) Node.js
13 25 (17.73%) WPF
14 23 (16.31%) jQuery
15 22 (15.60%) KnockoutJS
16 21 (14.89%) Code First Entity Framework
16 21 (14.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 20 (14.18%) CSS
18 19 (13.48%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 21 (14.89%) Computer Science
1 21 (14.89%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (6.38%) Replication
3 7 (4.96%) Clustering
4 6 (4.26%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (2.84%) Blog
5 4 (2.84%) Digital Media
5 4 (2.84%) Driving Licence
6 3 (2.13%) Greenfield Project
6 3 (2.13%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.13%) N-Tier
7 2 (1.42%) Fintech
8 1 (0.71%) FlexPod
8 1 (0.71%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 24 (17.02%) Windows
2 11 (7.80%) Windows Server 2012
3 10 (7.09%) Linux
3 10 (7.09%) Windows Server
3 10 (7.09%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (1.42%) CentOS
4 2 (1.42%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.71%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (54.61%) MVC
2 64 (45.39%) Agile Software Development
3 55 (39.01%) TDD
4 44 (31.21%) BDD
4 44 (31.21%) Web Application Development
5 32 (22.70%) Web Development
6 21 (14.89%) Dependency Injection
6 21 (14.89%) Kanban
7 19 (13.48%) Multithreading
8 14 (9.93%) Business Intelligence
8 14 (9.93%) Unit Testing
9 12 (8.51%) Analytics
9 12 (8.51%) SOLID
10 11 (7.80%) Continuous Integration
10 11 (7.80%) Scrum
10 11 (7.80%) SDLC
11 10 (7.09%) Business Analytics
11 10 (7.09%) Data Integration
11 10 (7.09%) Data Modelling
12 9 (6.38%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 87 (61.70%) C#
2 61 (43.26%) SQL
3 44 (31.21%) Ruby
4 32 (22.70%) JavaScript
5 19 (13.48%) F#
6 18 (12.77%) VB.NET
7 13 (9.22%) T-SQL
8 10 (7.09%) Java
9 8 (5.67%) Python
10 7 (4.96%) PowerShell
11 3 (2.13%) PHP
12 2 (1.42%) Groovy
12 2 (1.42%) TypeScript
13 1 (0.71%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (3.55%) Security Cleared
2 2 (1.42%) AWS Certification
2 2 (1.42%) Degree
2 2 (1.42%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (1.42%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.13%) Disclosure Scotland
1 3 (2.13%) SLA
2 1 (0.71%) QA
System Software
1 10 (7.09%) Active Directory
1 10 (7.09%) Hyper-V
2 7 (4.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.42%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.71%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 19 (13.48%) Kibana
2 6 (4.26%) Nagios
3 5 (3.55%) Backup Exec
4 3 (2.13%) Puppet
4 3 (2.13%) ZABBIX
5 2 (1.42%) Opsview
6 1 (0.71%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 69 (48.94%) Microsoft
2 24 (17.02%) Oracle
3 19 (13.48%) Google
4 12 (8.51%) VMware
5 10 (7.09%) Hyperion
5 10 (7.09%) Informatica
6 8 (5.67%) Cisco
6 8 (5.67%) Citrix
7 6 (4.26%) Splunk
8 5 (3.55%) AppDynamics
8 5 (3.55%) arcserve
8 5 (3.55%) Sitecore
8 5 (3.55%) Sophos
8 5 (3.55%) Symantec
9 3 (2.13%) EMC
9 3 (2.13%) Pega
10 2 (1.42%) Tableau
11 1 (0.71%) NetApp
11 1 (0.71%) SAP
Sunderland, Tyne and Wear
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £30,000 to £37,000 per annum £Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Oscar
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £50000 - £58000 per annum + Benefits + Training
Posted: 8 days ago
Newcastle
Revenue & Customs Digital Technology Services (RCDTS)
Salary: £37,011 - £40,907
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle, Staffordshire
X4 Group
Salary: £35k - 43k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Revenue & Customs Digital Technology Services
Salary: £66500 - £71500
Posted: 24 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Washington Frank
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago