The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the North East 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 5 5 6
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Permanent jobs citing SQL 158 115 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 22.80% 20.28% 19.23%
As % of the Programming Languages category 39.90% 37.83% 36.34%
Number of salaries quoted 148 96 115
Average salary £32,750 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.42% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -
SQL
England

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

Programming Languages Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
396 304 344
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 57.14% 53.62% 52.92%
Number of salaries quoted 354 268 307
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

SQL
Salary Trend in the North East

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

SQL Salary Trend in the North East

SQL
Salary Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL across the North East region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

SQL Salary Histogram in the North East

SQL
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL within the North East region over the 3 months to 30 January 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
Tyne and Wear +3 130 £35,000 -2.77% 28
Durham 0 20 £31,500 -3.07% 2
SQL
England

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the North East 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.

1 159 (49.38%) SQL Server
2 149 (46.27%) C#
3 120 (37.27%) .NET
4 95 (29.50%) ASP.NET
5 82 (25.47%) XML
5 82 (25.47%) HTML
6 78 (24.22%) Microsoft
7 75 (23.29%) Windows
8 74 (22.98%) JavaScript
8 74 (22.98%) Oracle
9 73 (22.67%) T-SQL
10 69 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
11 66 (20.50%) CSS
12 56 (17.39%) Web Services
13 52 (16.15%) MVC
14 51 (15.84%) Finance
14 51 (15.84%) WCF
15 47 (14.60%) Team Foundation Server
16 45 (13.98%) SQL Server 2008
17 44 (13.66%) Java
18 43 (13.35%) Visual Studio
19 42 (13.04%) C++
19 42 (13.04%) Degree
19 42 (13.04%) Ajax
19 42 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
20 41 (12.73%) Security Cleared
20 41 (12.73%) MS Excel
21 36 (11.18%) VB.NET
22 35 (10.87%) PL/SQL
22 35 (10.87%) UNIX

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the North East 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 31 (9.63%) BizTalk Server
2 27 (8.39%) IIS
3 22 (6.83%) SharePoint
4 21 (6.52%) MS Exchange
5 17 (5.28%) Oracle Workflow
6 15 (4.66%) Exchange Server 2010
6 15 (4.66%) Exchange Server 2007
7 10 (3.11%) SharePoint 2010
8 9 (2.80%) Exchange Server 2003
8 9 (2.80%) Exchange Server 2013
9 6 (1.86%) SharePoint 2013
10 5 (1.55%) Lync
11 3 (0.93%) Tomcat
12 2 (0.62%) WebLogic
12 2 (0.62%) SAS
12 2 (0.62%) AquaLogic
13 1 (0.31%) WebSphere
13 1 (0.31%) Node.js
13 1 (0.31%) CMS
13 1 (0.31%) MQSeries
Applications
1 41 (12.73%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.86%) MS Office
3 2 (0.62%) SPSS
4 1 (0.31%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.31%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.31%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.31%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 19 (5.90%) Oracle Applications
2 16 (4.97%) Dynamics CRM
3 15 (4.66%) Oracle EBS R12
3 15 (4.66%) Dynamics AX
4 11 (3.42%) Oracle EBS
5 5 (1.55%) Dynamics NAV
5 5 (1.55%) Oracle General Ledger
6 4 (1.24%) BASE24
6 4 (1.24%) Oracle iProcurement
6 4 (1.24%) Oracle Internet Expenses
7 3 (0.93%) Oracle iRecruitment
7 3 (0.93%) Oracle Receivables
8 1 (0.31%) Remedy ITSM
8 1 (0.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 1 (0.31%) Oracle E-Business Tax
8 1 (0.31%) Oracle Payables
8 1 (0.31%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
8 1 (0.31%) Oracle HRMS
8 1 (0.31%) Oracle 11i
8 1 (0.31%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 10 (3.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (2.80%) Taleo
3 6 (1.86%) Office 365
4 2 (0.62%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.31%) SaaS
5 1 (0.31%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (4.66%) Firewall
2 14 (4.35%) TCP/IP
3 11 (3.42%) SAN
4 10 (3.11%) WAN
5 9 (2.80%) Internet
5 9 (2.80%) Wi-Fi
5 9 (2.80%) LAN
6 6 (1.86%) DNS
6 6 (1.86%) DHCP
7 5 (1.55%) HTTP
8 4 (1.24%) ATM
8 4 (1.24%) SSL
9 3 (0.93%) Modbus
10 2 (0.62%) HTTPS
11 1 (0.31%) Intranet
11 1 (0.31%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 159 (49.38%) SQL Server
2 45 (13.98%) SQL Server 2008
3 32 (9.94%) Relational Database
4 20 (6.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 19 (5.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 18 (5.59%) Oracle BI EE
7 16 (4.97%) MySQL
7 16 (4.97%) DB2
7 16 (4.97%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 14 (4.35%) SQL Server 2005
9 13 (4.04%) Oracle Database
10 11 (3.42%) Oracle Discoverer
11 8 (2.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 7 (2.17%) Oracle Database 11g
12 7 (2.17%) RDBMS
12 7 (2.17%) Data Warehouse
13 5 (1.55%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 5 (1.55%) SQL Server 2012
14 4 (1.24%) PostgreSQL
15 3 (0.93%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 47 (14.60%) Team Foundation Server
2 43 (13.35%) Visual Studio
3 14 (4.35%) Subversion
4 13 (4.04%) Git (software)
5 9 (2.80%) Mercurial
5 9 (2.80%) Oracle Forms
6 6 (1.86%) ProC
6 6 (1.86%) Selenium
7 3 (0.93%) MSBuild
7 3 (0.93%) NUnit
7 3 (0.93%) InstallShield
8 2 (0.62%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 2 (0.62%) JUnit
8 2 (0.62%) QuickTest Pro
8 2 (0.62%) LoadRunner
8 2 (0.62%) Redmine
8 2 (0.62%) Facilita Forecast
9 1 (0.31%) JIRA
9 1 (0.31%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (0.31%) Jenkins
General
1 51 (15.84%) Finance
2 15 (4.66%) Manufacturing
3 14 (4.35%) Advertising
3 14 (4.35%) Retail
4 13 (4.04%) Automotive
5 10 (3.11%) German Language
6 8 (2.48%) Back Office
7 7 (2.17%) Banking
8 5 (1.55%) Pharmaceutical
8 5 (1.55%) Telecoms
9 4 (1.24%) Marketing
10 2 (0.62%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.31%) Local Government
11 1 (0.31%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 168 (52.17%) Developer
2 53 (16.46%) .NET Developer
3 44 (13.66%) Software Developer
4 43 (13.35%) DBA
5 41 (12.73%) Analyst
6 38 (11.80%) C# Developer
7 27 (8.39%) Applications Support
7 27 (8.39%) SQL DBA
8 25 (7.76%) Consultant
9 22 (6.83%) Support Analyst
10 17 (5.28%) C# .NET Developer
11 16 (4.97%) Administrator
11 16 (4.97%) C# Software Developer
12 12 (3.73%) Test Analyst
13 11 (3.42%) OBIEE Developer
13 11 (3.42%) SQL Developer
14 10 (3.11%) ASP.NET Developer
14 10 (3.11%) Senior Developer
14 10 (3.11%) DB2 DBA
14 10 (3.11%) Mainframe DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 120 (37.27%) .NET
2 95 (29.50%) ASP.NET
3 82 (25.47%) XML
3 82 (25.47%) HTML
4 66 (20.50%) CSS
5 56 (17.39%) Web Services
6 51 (15.84%) WCF
7 42 (13.04%) Ajax
8 35 (10.87%) WPF
9 33 (10.25%) jQuery
10 32 (9.94%) .NET Framework
11 26 (8.07%) LINQ
12 22 (6.83%) WinForms
13 21 (6.52%) HTML5
14 18 (5.59%) ASP.NET MVC
15 17 (5.28%) SOAP
16 16 (4.97%) XSLT
17 14 (4.35%) ADO.NET
17 14 (4.35%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
18 13 (4.04%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 42 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (7.14%) Client/Server
3 14 (4.35%) Mainframe
4 7 (2.17%) Computer Science
5 4 (1.24%) EMV
5 4 (1.24%) EFT
5 4 (1.24%) Management Information System
5 4 (1.24%) Tandem
5 4 (1.24%) Clustering
5 4 (1.24%) Replication
5 4 (1.24%) Visualisation
5 4 (1.24%) Cryptography
6 3 (0.93%) User Experience
6 3 (0.93%) Digital Media
6 3 (0.93%) PACS
6 3 (0.93%) Smartcard
7 2 (0.62%) NHS
7 2 (0.62%) Mobile App
7 2 (0.62%) Statistics
7 2 (0.62%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 75 (23.29%) Windows
2 35 (10.87%) UNIX
3 31 (9.63%) Linux
4 24 (7.45%) Windows Server 2008
5 16 (4.97%) Windows Server 2003
6 14 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (3.11%) MVS
7 10 (3.11%) zOS
8 5 (1.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (1.55%) Windows 7
8 5 (1.55%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.31%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (0.31%) CentOS
9 1 (0.31%) Android
9 1 (0.31%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (0.31%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (16.15%) MVC
3 32 (9.94%) Scrum
4 31 (9.63%) Migration
5 29 (9.01%) Business Intelligence
6 27 (8.39%) OO
7 25 (7.76%) CRM
8 22 (6.83%) ITIL
8 22 (6.83%) TDD
8 22 (6.83%) Waterfall
9 20 (6.21%) Workflow
9 20 (6.21%) Mentoring
10 17 (5.28%) ETL
10 17 (5.28%) Change Management
11 15 (4.66%) Performance Management
11 15 (4.66%) Project Management
12 13 (4.04%) Software Engineering
13 11 (3.42%) Web Development
13 11 (3.42%) Analytics
13 11 (3.42%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 149 (46.27%) C#
2 74 (22.98%) JavaScript
3 73 (22.67%) T-SQL
4 44 (13.66%) Java
5 42 (13.04%) C++
6 36 (11.18%) VB.NET
7 35 (10.87%) PL/SQL
8 24 (7.45%) VB
9 17 (5.28%) PowerShell
10 16 (4.97%) C
11 15 (4.66%) PHP
12 12 (3.73%) VB6
13 9 (2.80%) REXX
14 8 (2.48%) Perl
15 6 (1.86%) TypeScript
15 6 (1.86%) Ruby
16 5 (1.55%) Shell Script
17 4 (1.24%) Python
17 4 (1.24%) COBOL
17 4 (1.24%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 42 (13.04%) Degree
2 41 (12.73%) Security Cleared
3 34 (10.56%) Microsoft Certification
4 19 (5.90%) MCSD
5 18 (5.59%) SC Cleared
6 11 (3.42%) MCPD
6 11 (3.42%) Sun Certification
7 8 (2.48%) Cisco Certification
7 8 (2.48%) CCNA
8 6 (1.86%) MCP
8 6 (1.86%) MCAD
8 6 (1.86%) MCSE
8 6 (1.86%) MCSA
8 6 (1.86%) MCTS
9 3 (0.93%) ISTQB
10 2 (0.62%) Oracle Certification
10 2 (0.62%) OCPJP
11 1 (0.31%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 1 (0.31%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (4.04%) QA
2 4 (1.24%) ISO 8583
3 3 (0.93%) DICOM
3 3 (0.93%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (6.52%) Active Directory
2 17 (5.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (4.97%) Hyper-V
4 7 (2.17%) Microsoft App-V
5 6 (1.86%) VMware ESX
5 6 (1.86%) XenApp
5 6 (1.86%) XenServer
6 1 (0.31%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.31%) Samba
Systems Management
1 10 (3.11%) OMEGAMON
2 6 (1.86%) SCVMM
3 2 (0.62%) OpenView
4 1 (0.31%) WSUS
4 1 (0.31%) SCCM
4 1 (0.31%) SCOM
4 1 (0.31%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 78 (24.22%) Microsoft
2 74 (22.98%) Oracle
3 24 (7.45%) VMware
4 16 (4.97%) Cisco
5 15 (4.66%) IBM
6 14 (4.35%) Citrix
7 13 (4.04%) CA
7 13 (4.04%) Informatica
8 10 (3.11%) BMC
9 9 (2.80%) NetApp
9 9 (2.80%) HP
10 6 (1.86%) Red Hat
11 5 (1.55%) Business Objects
12 4 (1.24%) NCR
12 4 (1.24%) Dell
12 4 (1.24%) VocaLink
13 3 (0.93%) Telerik
13 3 (0.93%) Alteryx
13 3 (0.93%) Tableau
13 3 (0.93%) Cognos
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Sage UK Limited
Salary: benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Spring Technology
Salary: £42000.00 - £47000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cramlington, Northumberland
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £25,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £26,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £20,000 to £20,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
North East
Cognizant
Posted: 3 days ago
North East
Cognizant
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Gem Partnership
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
TEKsystems
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: Dependent upon experience
Posted: 4 days ago
North East
Nigel Wright Consultancy
Salary: £40, 000
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Tyneside
Nigel Wright Consultancy
Salary: £25,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle, Staffordshire
Keele University
Salary: £39,685 - 47,328 per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: From entry-Level up to £45,000 per annum DOE + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum DOE + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago