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 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 14 4 8
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +4
Permanent jobs citing SQL 111 159 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 14.36% 19.30% 19.85%
As % of the Programming Languages category 24.13% 36.47% 36.59%
Number of salaries quoted 95 129 108
Average salary £37,500 £30,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.95% -18.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,200 £22,050 £27,200
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £47,250 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +5.47%
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
460 436 358
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 59.51% 52.91% 54.24%
Number of salaries quoted 403 338 315
Average salary £40,000 £31,700 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.18% -13.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 28 July 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 28 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
Tyne and Wear -8 86 £37,500 +25.00% 28
Durham -6 21 £38,000 +16.92% 4
SQL
England

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 (58.03%) .NET
2 155 (56.57%) C#
3 132 (48.18%) SQL Server
4 123 (44.89%) ASP.NET
5 110 (40.15%) JavaScript
6 100 (36.50%) HTML
7 97 (35.40%) Agile Software Development
8 81 (29.56%) MVC
9 79 (28.83%) Microsoft
10 70 (25.55%) CSS
11 67 (24.45%) T-SQL
12 60 (21.90%) XML
12 60 (21.90%) .NET Framework
13 52 (18.98%) Windows
14 50 (18.25%) Oracle
14 50 (18.25%) ASP.NET MVC
15 48 (17.52%) Scrum
16 44 (16.06%) Visual Studio
17 42 (15.33%) jQuery
18 38 (13.87%) Finance
19 36 (13.14%) Java
19 36 (13.14%) Web Services
20 34 (12.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 34 (12.41%) HTML5
21 33 (12.04%) Team Foundation Server
21 33 (12.04%) OO
22 32 (11.68%) MS Excel
22 32 (11.68%) VB.NET
23 31 (11.31%) SharePoint
24 30 (10.95%) Degree

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 (11.31%) SharePoint
2 25 (9.12%) CMS
3 14 (5.11%) MS Exchange
3 14 (5.11%) IIS
4 9 (3.28%) Exchange Server 2010
5 8 (2.92%) Exchange Server 2007
5 8 (2.92%) BizTalk Server
6 7 (2.55%) Apache
6 7 (2.55%) Umbraco
7 6 (2.19%) Orchard CMS
7 6 (2.19%) MQSeries
8 5 (1.82%) SharePoint 2010
8 5 (1.82%) SharePoint 2013
9 4 (1.46%) nginx
9 4 (1.46%) Apache Solr
9 4 (1.46%) Sitecore CMS
9 4 (1.46%) IBM Notes
10 3 (1.09%) Tomcat
10 3 (1.09%) Oracle Workflow
10 3 (1.09%) Zope
Applications
1 32 (11.68%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.19%) MS Office
3 3 (1.09%) Photoshop
3 3 (1.09%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.36%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.36%) MS Project
4 1 (0.36%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 13 (4.74%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.82%) SAP ERP
3 4 (1.46%) Agresso
4 3 (1.09%) Oracle Applications
4 3 (1.09%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.73%) Magento
6 1 (0.36%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 18 (6.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (2.92%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (1.82%) Office 365
4 4 (1.46%) SaaS
5 3 (1.09%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.65%) Intranet
1 10 (3.65%) Internet
2 8 (2.92%) Firewall
3 7 (2.55%) ATM
3 7 (2.55%) SAN
4 4 (1.46%) NAS
4 4 (1.46%) SSL
4 4 (1.46%) DNS
5 3 (1.09%) WAN
6 2 (0.73%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (0.73%) HTTP
6 2 (0.73%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.73%) LAN
7 1 (0.36%) DHCP
7 1 (0.36%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 132 (48.18%) SQL Server
2 34 (12.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 25 (9.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 22 (8.03%) MySQL
5 21 (7.66%) Relational Database
6 20 (7.30%) Oracle Database
6 20 (7.30%) Data Warehouse
7 18 (6.57%) SQL Server 2008
8 15 (5.47%) RDBMS
9 13 (4.74%) Oracle Database 10g
10 12 (4.38%) SQL Server 2005
10 12 (4.38%) NoSQL
11 11 (4.01%) Oracle Reports
12 10 (3.65%) DB2
13 9 (3.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 7 (2.55%) MongoDB
15 5 (1.82%) Oracle OWB
15 5 (1.82%) Oracle ODI
16 4 (1.46%) Apache Cassandra
16 4 (1.46%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 44 (16.06%) Visual Studio
2 33 (12.04%) Team Foundation Server
3 18 (6.57%) Subversion
4 17 (6.20%) Git (software)
5 9 (3.28%) Selenium
6 7 (2.55%) ProC
6 7 (2.55%) Oracle Forms
7 6 (2.19%) Moq
7 6 (2.19%) NUnit
7 6 (2.19%) JUnit
8 5 (1.82%) Redmine
8 5 (1.82%) JIRA
9 3 (1.09%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 3 (1.09%) SpecFlow
9 3 (1.09%) WebDriver
10 2 (0.73%) WATIR
10 2 (0.73%) ReSharper
10 2 (0.73%) Mercurial
11 1 (0.36%) HP UFT
11 1 (0.36%) JMeter
General
1 38 (13.87%) Finance
2 13 (4.74%) Manufacturing
3 9 (3.28%) Banking
4 8 (2.92%) Retail
5 7 (2.55%) Retail Banking
6 5 (1.82%) Automotive
6 5 (1.82%) Back Office
7 3 (1.09%) Marketing
8 2 (0.73%) Advertising
8 2 (0.73%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.36%) Games
9 1 (0.36%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 179 (65.33%) Developer
2 62 (22.63%) .NET Developer
3 48 (17.52%) Software Developer
4 42 (15.33%) C# Developer
5 33 (12.04%) Senior Developer
6 31 (11.31%) C# .NET Developer
7 27 (9.85%) Analyst
8 19 (6.93%) Senior .NET Developer
9 16 (5.84%) ASP.NET Developer
10 15 (5.47%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 14 (5.11%) Test Analyst
12 13 (4.74%) Oracle Developer
13 11 (4.01%) Web Developer
13 11 (4.01%) DBA
14 9 (3.28%) Junior
15 8 (2.92%) C# Software Developer
16 7 (2.55%) Applications Support
17 6 (2.19%) PHP Developer
17 6 (2.19%) Java Developer
17 6 (2.19%) Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 159 (58.03%) .NET
2 123 (44.89%) ASP.NET
3 100 (36.50%) HTML
4 70 (25.55%) CSS
5 60 (21.90%) XML
5 60 (21.90%) .NET Framework
6 50 (18.25%) ASP.NET MVC
7 42 (15.33%) jQuery
8 36 (13.14%) Web Services
9 34 (12.41%) HTML5
10 27 (9.85%) WCF
11 23 (8.39%) WPF
11 23 (8.39%) WinForms
12 20 (7.30%) Entity Framework
12 20 (7.30%) RESTful
12 20 (7.30%) Ajax
13 15 (5.47%) CSS3
13 15 (5.47%) LINQ
14 14 (5.11%) ASP.NET Web API
15 10 (3.65%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 17 (6.20%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (3.65%) Mobile App
3 9 (3.28%) Computer Science
4 7 (2.55%) Online Banking
5 6 (2.19%) Management Information System
5 6 (2.19%) IVR
5 6 (2.19%) N-Tier
6 5 (1.82%) Client/Server
7 3 (1.09%) Data Structures
8 2 (0.73%) Data Integration
8 2 (0.73%) Smart Meter
8 2 (0.73%) E-Learning
9 1 (0.36%) NHS
9 1 (0.36%) W3C
9 1 (0.36%) Clustering
9 1 (0.36%) Replication
9 1 (0.36%) Device Driver
9 1 (0.36%) Mobile Games
9 1 (0.36%) Embedded Systems
9 1 (0.36%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 52 (18.98%) Windows
2 25 (9.12%) Linux
3 20 (7.30%) UNIX
4 10 (3.65%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (2.19%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (1.82%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (1.46%) CentOS
8 3 (1.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.36%) Debian
9 1 (0.36%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.36%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (35.40%) Agile Software Development
2 81 (29.56%) MVC
3 48 (17.52%) Scrum
4 33 (12.04%) OO
5 27 (9.85%) CRM
6 25 (9.12%) Waterfall
7 22 (8.03%) TDD
8 21 (7.66%) Web Development
9 19 (6.93%) SDLC
10 18 (6.57%) Migration
10 18 (6.57%) ERP
11 16 (5.84%) Project Management
12 15 (5.47%) Business Intelligence
13 14 (5.11%) Test Automation
14 13 (4.74%) Software Engineering
14 13 (4.74%) Mobile Development
15 12 (4.38%) Continuous Improvement
16 11 (4.01%) Data Modelling
16 11 (4.01%) Software Testing
16 11 (4.01%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 155 (56.57%) C#
2 110 (40.15%) JavaScript
3 67 (24.45%) T-SQL
4 36 (13.14%) Java
5 32 (11.68%) VB.NET
6 27 (9.85%) PL/SQL
7 21 (7.66%) C++
8 16 (5.84%) C
9 11 (4.01%) PHP
9 11 (4.01%) VB
10 9 (3.28%) Python
10 9 (3.28%) VB6
11 8 (2.92%) Scala
12 4 (1.46%) PowerShell
12 4 (1.46%) Perl
13 3 (1.09%) Shell Script
13 3 (1.09%) Ruby
14 2 (0.73%) Delphi
15 1 (0.36%) Embedded C
15 1 (0.36%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 30 (10.95%) Degree
2 27 (9.85%) Microsoft Certification
3 15 (5.47%) Security Cleared
4 9 (3.28%) MCSD
5 7 (2.55%) ISTQB
6 6 (2.19%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (2.19%) CCNA
7 5 (1.82%) ISEB
7 5 (1.82%) MCSA
7 5 (1.82%) MCP
7 5 (1.82%) MCAD
7 5 (1.82%) MCTS
8 4 (1.46%) MCPD
8 4 (1.46%) MCSE
9 3 (1.09%) SC Cleared
10 2 (0.73%) MCITP
11 1 (0.36%) CISSP
11 1 (0.36%) Sun Certification
11 1 (0.36%) HNC
11 1 (0.36%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.55%) QA
2 6 (2.19%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (4.38%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.82%) Oracle RAC
3 4 (1.46%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (1.09%) VMware ESX
4 3 (1.09%) Varnish
4 3 (1.09%) qmail
4 3 (1.09%) Postfix
4 3 (1.09%) XenApp
4 3 (1.09%) XenServer
5 2 (0.73%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (1.09%) Puppet
1 3 (1.09%) systemd
1 3 (1.09%) HAProxy
1 3 (1.09%) Ansible
2 2 (0.73%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.36%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 79 (28.83%) Microsoft
2 50 (18.25%) Oracle
3 11 (4.01%) Sybase
4 10 (3.65%) Salesforce.com
5 9 (3.28%) SAP
6 7 (2.55%) Informatica
6 7 (2.55%) TSYS
7 6 (2.19%) Pega
7 6 (2.19%) VMware
8 4 (1.46%) Sitecore
8 4 (1.46%) Lotus
8 4 (1.46%) Cognizant
9 3 (1.09%) Citrix
9 3 (1.09%) Red Hat
9 3 (1.09%) RedDot
10 2 (0.73%) Ektron
10 2 (0.73%) EPiServer
10 2 (0.73%) Telerik
10 2 (0.73%) NetApp
10 2 (0.73%) Avaya
Gateshead, Tyne And Wear
Evolution Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Posted: 9 hours ago
Gateshead, Tyne And Wear
Evolution Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Posted: 10 hours ago
Durham, County Durham
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £15.00 - £18.00 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Posted: 16 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: Up to £56,000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
North East
Vivid Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Market related
Posted: Yesterday
North East
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
North East
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 35,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 37,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Head Resourcing
Salary: Up to £56,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Stockton-On-Tees, Cleveland
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000-35,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: From entry-Level up to £45,000 per annum DOE + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
North East
HP
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: From £22,000 to £39,000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum DOE + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: From £22,000 to £39,000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
NHS BSA
Salary: Up to £46,000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago