The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Durham region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 14 6 4
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -2
Permanent jobs citing SQL 7 24 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 8.97% 25.81% 27.87%
As % of the Programming Languages category 21.88% 43.64% 47.22%
Number of salaries quoted 7 21 31
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,300 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £39,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £36,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+5.47% +1.38%
Programming Languages Category
Durham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
32 55 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 41.03% 59.14% 59.02%
Number of salaries quoted 31 51 68
Average salary £32,500 £33,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.51% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £37,500 £39,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
SQL
North East

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 31 July 2014.

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 31 July 2014. 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
Stockton-on-Tees +5 3 £32,500 +8.33%
Darlington -2 2 £47,500 +23.37% 1
Hartlepool - 1 £28,000 -
SQL
North East

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Durham

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 25 (53.19%) Software Engineering
2 23 (48.94%) C#
3 22 (46.81%) Java
4 19 (40.43%) .NET
5 18 (38.30%) SQL Server
6 17 (36.17%) ASP.NET
7 16 (34.04%) J2EE
7 16 (34.04%) Hibernate
7 16 (34.04%) Spring
8 9 (19.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 9 (19.15%) Business Intelligence
8 9 (19.15%) Microsoft
8 9 (19.15%) HTML
9 8 (17.02%) VB.NET
10 7 (14.89%) CRM
10 7 (14.89%) Android
11 6 (12.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 6 (12.77%) MS Excel
11 6 (12.77%) VB
11 6 (12.77%) C++
11 6 (12.77%) Web Services
12 5 (10.64%) Linux
12 5 (10.64%) CSS
12 5 (10.64%) JavaScript
12 5 (10.64%) ERP
12 5 (10.64%) jQuery
12 5 (10.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 4 (8.51%) Subversion
13 4 (8.51%) Performance Management
13 4 (8.51%) Git (software)

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Durham by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 3 (6.38%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.26%) IIS
3 1 (2.13%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.13%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (12.77%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.38%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) FRx
1 1 (2.13%) Dynamics GP
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.51%) Bluetooth
1 4 (8.51%) Ethernet
1 4 (8.51%) Intranet
2 2 (4.26%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (38.30%) SQL Server
2 9 (19.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (12.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (10.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (8.51%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (4.26%) MySQL
7 1 (2.13%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (8.51%) Subversion
1 4 (8.51%) Git (software)
1 4 (8.51%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (8.51%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (6.38%) Retail
2 2 (4.26%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.13%) Advertising
3 1 (2.13%) Finance
3 1 (2.13%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 30 (63.83%) Developer
2 19 (40.43%) Software Engineer
3 16 (34.04%) Java Developer
4 15 (31.91%) J2EE Developer
4 15 (31.91%) Java Software Engineer
4 15 (31.91%) J2EE Software Engineer
4 15 (31.91%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 6 (12.77%) Analyst
6 5 (10.64%) Database Analyst
6 5 (10.64%) Lead Developer
6 5 (10.64%) Systems Developer
7 4 (8.51%) SQL DBA
7 4 (8.51%) Firmware Engineer
7 4 (8.51%) Administrator
7 4 (8.51%) DBA
8 3 (6.38%) Applications Developer
8 3 (6.38%) Web Developer
8 3 (6.38%) Head of Development
8 3 (6.38%) Head of Infrastructure
8 3 (6.38%) Head of IT
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (40.43%) .NET
2 17 (36.17%) ASP.NET
3 16 (34.04%) J2EE
3 16 (34.04%) Hibernate
3 16 (34.04%) Spring
4 9 (19.15%) HTML
5 6 (12.77%) Web Services
6 5 (10.64%) CSS
6 5 (10.64%) jQuery
7 4 (8.51%) Qt
7 4 (8.51%) HTML5
7 4 (8.51%) MFC
8 3 (6.38%) XHTML
8 3 (6.38%) XML
9 2 (4.26%) .NET Framework
9 2 (4.26%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (4.26%) XSLT
10 1 (2.13%) JSP
10 1 (2.13%) Struts
10 1 (2.13%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.51%) Firmware
2 1 (2.13%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (14.89%) Android
2 5 (10.64%) Linux
3 3 (6.38%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.13%) UNIX
4 1 (2.13%) Windows
4 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (53.19%) Software Engineering
2 9 (19.15%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (14.89%) CRM
4 5 (10.64%) ERP
5 4 (8.51%) Performance Management
5 4 (8.51%) Embedded Software Development
5 4 (8.51%) Android Development
5 4 (8.51%) B2B
5 4 (8.51%) B2C
5 4 (8.51%) Service Management
5 4 (8.51%) MVC
6 3 (6.38%) Project Management
7 2 (4.26%) Web Development
7 2 (4.26%) Scrum
7 2 (4.26%) ITIL
7 2 (4.26%) PRINCE2
8 1 (2.13%) Data Modelling
8 1 (2.13%) Waterfall
8 1 (2.13%) Document Management
8 1 (2.13%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 23 (48.94%) C#
2 22 (46.81%) Java
3 8 (17.02%) VB.NET
4 6 (12.77%) VB
4 6 (12.77%) C++
5 5 (10.64%) JavaScript
6 4 (8.51%) Assembly Language
6 4 (8.51%) Embedded C
6 4 (8.51%) Embedded C++
6 4 (8.51%) C
6 4 (8.51%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.13%) Perl
7 1 (2.13%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (8.51%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.13%) ISEB
2 1 (2.13%) Degree
Vendors
1 9 (19.15%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.51%) Oracle
3 3 (6.38%) Sage
4 1 (2.13%) Epicor