The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Durham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 16 7 4
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -3
Permanent jobs citing SQL 21 19 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 11.73% 20.43% 32.10%
As % of the Programming Languages category 16.80% 38.00% 47.27%
Number of salaries quoted 15 19 24
Average salary £38,000 £32,500 £35,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.92% -7.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,500 £28,250
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £65,000 £39,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +6.94%
SQL
North East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Durham region.

Programming Languages Category
Durham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
125 50 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 69.83% 53.76% 67.90%
Number of salaries quoted 107 47 51
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -1.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £23,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £39,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Durham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL across the Durham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Durham

SQL
Salary Trend in Durham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL across the Durham region.

SQL Salary Trend in Durham

SQL
Salary Histogram in Durham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL across the Durham region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

SQL Salary Histogram in Durham

SQL
Job Locations in Durham

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL within the Durham region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Darlington -5 8 £40,000 -15.78%
Hartlepool -1 3 £28,000 -
Stockton-on-Tees -11 1 £37,500 +15.38% 1
SQL
North East

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Durham

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Durham region citing SQL also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SQL.

1 21 (60.00%) .NET
1 21 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 17 (48.57%) ASP.NET
2 17 (48.57%) C#
3 15 (42.86%) SharePoint
3 15 (42.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 13 (37.14%) ERP
4 13 (37.14%) JavaScript
5 12 (34.29%) Visual Studio
5 12 (34.29%) jQuery
6 11 (31.43%) CRM
7 10 (28.57%) Web Services
7 10 (28.57%) Microsoft
8 9 (25.71%) Intranet
8 9 (25.71%) Sybase
8 9 (25.71%) MySQL
9 8 (22.86%) .NET Framework
10 7 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 7 (20.00%) HTML
11 6 (17.14%) Java
11 6 (17.14%) Dynamics CRM
11 6 (17.14%) Analytical Skills
12 5 (14.29%) PHP
12 5 (14.29%) SAP
12 5 (14.29%) XML
12 5 (14.29%) EDI
12 5 (14.29%) Manufacturing
13 4 (11.43%) Migration
13 4 (11.43%) MVC
13 4 (11.43%) Finance

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Durham by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Durham region citing SQL also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SQL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 15 (42.86%) SharePoint
2 4 (11.43%) IBM Notes
2 4 (11.43%) Apache
3 1 (2.86%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (2.86%) MS Office
1 1 (2.86%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (17.14%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (11.43%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (25.71%) Intranet
2 3 (8.57%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 15 (42.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (25.71%) MySQL
4 7 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (11.43%) DB2
5 4 (11.43%) MongoDB
5 4 (11.43%) NoSQL
6 3 (8.57%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (2.86%) DTS
7 1 (2.86%) RDBMS
7 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (2.86%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (34.29%) Visual Studio
2 4 (11.43%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (14.29%) Manufacturing
2 4 (11.43%) Finance
3 1 (2.86%) Retail
Job Titles
1 30 (85.71%) Developer
2 11 (31.43%) Software Developer
3 5 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM Developer
3 5 (14.29%) CRM Developer
4 4 (11.43%) Microsoft Developer
4 4 (11.43%) DBA
4 4 (11.43%) Java Developer
4 4 (11.43%) Administrator
4 4 (11.43%) SQL DBA
4 4 (11.43%) PHP Developer
5 2 (5.71%) .NET Developer
5 2 (5.71%) Senior Developer
5 2 (5.71%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (2.86%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 1 (2.86%) C# Software Developer
6 1 (2.86%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (2.86%) .NET Software Developer
6 1 (2.86%) Lead Developer
6 1 (2.86%) Applications Developer
6 1 (2.86%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (60.00%) .NET
2 17 (48.57%) ASP.NET
3 12 (34.29%) jQuery
4 10 (28.57%) Web Services
5 8 (22.86%) .NET Framework
6 7 (20.00%) HTML
7 5 (14.29%) EDI
7 5 (14.29%) XML
8 4 (11.43%) XHTML
8 4 (11.43%) CSS
8 4 (11.43%) Spring
8 4 (11.43%) Ajax
9 3 (8.57%) WCF
9 3 (8.57%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (8.57%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.14%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.57%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.43%) UNIX
1 4 (11.43%) Windows
1 4 (11.43%) Linux
2 1 (2.86%) Android
2 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (2.86%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (37.14%) ERP
2 11 (31.43%) CRM
3 4 (11.43%) Software Engineering
3 4 (11.43%) Systems Analysis
3 4 (11.43%) Performance Management
3 4 (11.43%) MVC
3 4 (11.43%) Migration
4 2 (5.71%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (2.86%) Data Security
5 1 (2.86%) Data Modelling
5 1 (2.86%) ETL
5 1 (2.86%) Scrum
5 1 (2.86%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 17 (48.57%) C#
2 13 (37.14%) JavaScript
3 6 (17.14%) Java
4 5 (14.29%) PHP
5 1 (2.86%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.86%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (5.71%) Degree
Vendors
1 10 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 9 (25.71%) Sybase
3 5 (14.29%) SAP
4 4 (11.43%) Lotus
5 2 (5.71%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (2.86%) Avaya