The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gateshead region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 8 3 9
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +6
Permanent jobs citing SQL 18 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gateshead 33.96% 33.33% 5.26%
As % of the Programming Languages category 36.00% 45.45% 5.88%
Number of salaries quoted 18 5 1
Average salary £32,500 £27,500 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.18% -36.04%
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -
SQL
Tyne and Wear

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

Programming Languages Category
Gateshead
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
50 11 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gateshead 94.34% 73.33% 89.47%
Number of salaries quoted 48 11 17
Average salary £32,500 £26,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -30.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £22,650 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £43,000 £33,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Gateshead

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

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Gateshead

SQL
Salary Trend in Gateshead

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

SQL Salary Trend in Gateshead

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gateshead

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Gateshead 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 31 (96.88%) C#
2 28 (87.50%) SQL Server
3 23 (71.88%) .NET
3 23 (71.88%) ASP.NET
4 19 (59.38%) XML
5 17 (53.13%) JavaScript
5 17 (53.13%) Team Foundation Server
6 15 (46.88%) T-SQL
7 14 (43.75%) Migration
7 14 (43.75%) BizTalk Server
7 14 (43.75%) WCF
7 14 (43.75%) C++
7 14 (43.75%) HTML
7 14 (43.75%) CSS
7 14 (43.75%) Security Cleared
8 13 (40.63%) WPF
8 13 (40.63%) MVC
8 13 (40.63%) WinForms
9 11 (34.38%) TDD
9 11 (34.38%) LINQ
9 11 (34.38%) ADO.NET
9 11 (34.38%) VB.NET
9 11 (34.38%) Client/Server
10 8 (25.00%) MS Excel
10 8 (25.00%) Web Services
10 8 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
11 7 (21.88%) Java
12 6 (18.75%) Sun Certification
12 6 (18.75%) Scrum
12 6 (18.75%) Subversion

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Gateshead by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Gateshead 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 14 (43.75%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 8 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (87.50%) SQL Server
2 8 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (9.38%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (9.38%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 17 (53.13%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (18.75%) Subversion
2 6 (18.75%) Mercurial
2 6 (18.75%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.13%) JUnit
3 1 (3.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (3.13%) Selenium
3 1 (3.13%) Hudson
3 1 (3.13%) TestNG
3 1 (3.13%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (9.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 30 (93.75%) Developer
2 18 (56.25%) C# Developer
3 15 (46.88%) .NET Developer
4 14 (43.75%) Software Developer
4 14 (43.75%) C# Software Developer
5 8 (25.00%) C++/C# Developer
5 8 (25.00%) C++ Software Developer
5 8 (25.00%) C++ Developer
6 5 (15.63%) ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (9.38%) C# .NET Developer
8 2 (6.25%) Mobile Developer
8 2 (6.25%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 1 (3.13%) Analyst
9 1 (3.13%) Test Analyst
9 1 (3.13%) Support Analyst
9 1 (3.13%) 2nd Line Support
9 1 (3.13%) Software Development Engineer
9 1 (3.13%) Software Engineer
9 1 (3.13%) Development Engineer
9 1 (3.13%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (71.88%) .NET
1 23 (71.88%) ASP.NET
2 19 (59.38%) XML
3 14 (43.75%) WCF
3 14 (43.75%) HTML
3 14 (43.75%) CSS
4 13 (40.63%) WPF
4 13 (40.63%) WinForms
5 11 (34.38%) LINQ
5 11 (34.38%) ADO.NET
6 8 (25.00%) Web Services
7 4 (12.50%) Ajax
8 2 (6.25%) CSS3
8 2 (6.25%) HTML5
9 1 (3.13%) Flash
9 1 (3.13%) Classic ASP
9 1 (3.13%) SOAP
9 1 (3.13%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 11 (34.38%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.25%) Windows
2 1 (3.13%) Linux
2 1 (3.13%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (43.75%) Migration
2 13 (40.63%) MVC
3 11 (34.38%) TDD
4 6 (18.75%) Scrum
5 2 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (6.25%) Test Scripting
6 1 (3.13%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (3.13%) Manual Testing
6 1 (3.13%) Automated Testing
6 1 (3.13%) Performance Testing
6 1 (3.13%) Load Testing
6 1 (3.13%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 31 (96.88%) C#
2 17 (53.13%) JavaScript
3 15 (46.88%) T-SQL
4 14 (43.75%) C++
5 11 (34.38%) VB.NET
6 7 (21.88%) Java
7 1 (3.13%) Python
7 1 (3.13%) VBScript
7 1 (3.13%) Perl
Qualifications
1 14 (43.75%) Security Cleared
2 6 (18.75%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (9.38%) Telerik
2 2 (6.25%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.13%) Oracle