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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 7 10 10
Rank change year-on-year
+3 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL 154 160 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 20.73% 20.25% 16.85%
As % of the Programming Languages category 36.75% 31.62% 31.14%
Number of salaries quoted 137 134 109
Average salary £35,250 £32,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.46% -10.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
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
419 506 395
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 56.39% 64.05% 54.11%
Number of salaries quoted 369 438 347
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

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 1 May 2016.

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 1 May 2016. 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 +2 133 £35,000 +7.69% 23
Durham -4 16 £36,000 +10.76% 8
Northumberland - 1 £41,500 - 1
SQL
England

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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.

1 174 (63.74%) SQL Server
2 143 (52.38%) .NET
3 126 (46.15%) Microsoft
4 115 (42.12%) MVC
5 111 (40.66%) C#
6 97 (35.53%) ASP.NET
7 95 (34.80%) JavaScript
8 77 (28.21%) HTML
9 76 (27.84%) Agile Software Development
10 72 (26.37%) Web Services
11 71 (26.01%) CSS
12 70 (25.64%) T-SQL
13 66 (24.18%) Windows
13 66 (24.18%) ASP.NET MVC
14 64 (23.44%) .NET Framework
15 56 (20.51%) jQuery
16 53 (19.41%) HTML5
17 51 (18.68%) MS Excel
18 48 (17.58%) ITIL
19 45 (16.48%) Web Development
20 44 (16.12%) Finance
21 41 (15.02%) Windows Server
22 40 (14.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
23 37 (13.55%) Entity Framework
24 36 (13.19%) Project Management
24 36 (13.19%) XML
24 36 (13.19%) Scrum
25 34 (12.45%) Business Intelligence
26 33 (12.09%) MySQL
26 33 (12.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 32 (11.72%) IIS
2 17 (6.23%) SharePoint
3 16 (5.86%) BizTalk Server
4 13 (4.76%) Node.js
5 11 (4.03%) CMS
5 11 (4.03%) OpenStack
5 11 (4.03%) SAS
6 6 (2.20%) Apache
7 5 (1.83%) Exchange Server 2010
7 5 (1.83%) MS Exchange
7 5 (1.83%) SharePoint 2013
8 4 (1.47%) SharePoint 2010
9 3 (1.10%) Tomcat
9 3 (1.10%) WordPress
10 2 (0.73%) SharePoint Server
10 2 (0.73%) Skype for Business
11 1 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2007
11 1 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2013
11 1 (0.37%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 51 (18.68%) MS Excel
2 15 (5.49%) MS Office
3 5 (1.83%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.10%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 13 (4.76%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.47%) Oracle Financials
3 3 (1.10%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.37%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.37%) Dynamics GP
4 1 (0.37%) Oracle Utilities
Cloud Services
1 18 (6.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (6.23%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (2.93%) DigitalOcean
3 8 (2.93%) Linode
4 7 (2.56%) GitHub
5 4 (1.47%) Azure Active Directory
5 4 (1.47%) Office 365
6 1 (0.37%) IaaS
6 1 (0.37%) PaaS
6 1 (0.37%) SaaS
6 1 (0.37%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.47%) Intranet
1 4 (1.47%) VoIP
2 3 (1.10%) DNS
2 3 (1.10%) Firewall
2 3 (1.10%) HTTP
2 3 (1.10%) Internet
3 2 (0.73%) DHCP
3 2 (0.73%) FTP
3 2 (0.73%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.37%) ATM
4 1 (0.37%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.37%) LAN
4 1 (0.37%) NetScaler
4 1 (0.37%) Skype
4 1 (0.37%) SNMP
4 1 (0.37%) SSL
4 1 (0.37%) VLAN
4 1 (0.37%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 174 (63.74%) SQL Server
2 40 (14.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 33 (12.09%) MySQL
3 33 (12.09%) SQL Server 2008
3 33 (12.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 29 (10.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 24 (8.79%) SQL Server 2012
6 23 (8.42%) Relational Database
7 17 (6.23%) Data Warehouse
8 14 (5.13%) Big Data
9 11 (4.03%) PostgreSQL
9 11 (4.03%) SQL Server 2005
10 9 (3.30%) Crystal Reports
11 7 (2.56%) DB2
11 7 (2.56%) OLTP
12 6 (2.20%) Oracle Discoverer
13 5 (1.83%) DataStage
13 5 (1.83%) Hadoop
13 5 (1.83%) MS Access
13 5 (1.83%) PerformancePoint
Development Applications
1 30 (10.99%) Visual Studio
2 25 (9.16%) Team Foundation Server
3 13 (4.76%) Git (software)
4 12 (4.40%) Subversion
5 11 (4.03%) Vagrant
6 6 (2.20%) CruiseControl
6 6 (2.20%) Selenium
7 5 (1.83%) GitLab
8 4 (1.47%) Bitbucket
8 4 (1.47%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 3 (1.10%) TeamCity
10 2 (0.73%) PHPUnit
11 1 (0.37%) Bugzilla
11 1 (0.37%) Firebug
11 1 (0.37%) Jenkins
11 1 (0.37%) JIRA
11 1 (0.37%) JUnit
11 1 (0.37%) Maven
11 1 (0.37%) Rational Rose
General
1 44 (16.12%) Finance
2 16 (5.86%) Advertising
3 13 (4.76%) Telecoms
4 7 (2.56%) Marketing
5 6 (2.20%) Legal
6 5 (1.83%) Retail
7 4 (1.47%) Banking
8 3 (1.10%) Retail Banking
9 2 (0.73%) Law
10 1 (0.37%) Electronics
10 1 (0.37%) Games
10 1 (0.37%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 170 (62.27%) Developer
2 76 (27.84%) .NET Developer
3 53 (19.41%) SQL Developer
4 51 (18.68%) C# Developer
5 42 (15.38%) C# .NET Developer
6 40 (14.65%) Software Developer
7 36 (13.19%) Analyst
8 34 (12.45%) ASP.NET Developer
8 34 (12.45%) Web Developer
9 32 (11.72%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 27 (9.89%) .NET Software Developer
11 21 (7.69%) PHP Developer
12 19 (6.96%) C# Software Developer
13 18 (6.59%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
14 17 (6.23%) JavaScript Developer
14 17 (6.23%) Senior Developer
15 15 (5.49%) PHP Web Developer
16 14 (5.13%) VB.NET Developer
17 13 (4.76%) Administrator
17 13 (4.76%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 143 (52.38%) .NET
2 97 (35.53%) ASP.NET
3 77 (28.21%) HTML
4 72 (26.37%) Web Services
5 71 (26.01%) CSS
6 66 (24.18%) ASP.NET MVC
7 64 (23.44%) .NET Framework
8 56 (20.51%) jQuery
9 53 (19.41%) HTML5
10 37 (13.55%) Entity Framework
11 36 (13.19%) XML
12 31 (11.36%) LINQ
13 27 (9.89%) WCF
14 26 (9.52%) AngularJS
14 26 (9.52%) WPF
15 25 (9.16%) Ajax
15 25 (9.16%) CSS3
16 24 (8.79%) ASP.NET Web API
17 20 (7.33%) WinForms
18 14 (5.13%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 15 (5.49%) Analytical Skills
1 15 (5.49%) Mobile App
2 14 (5.13%) NHS
3 11 (4.03%) Public Cloud
4 6 (2.20%) Clustering
4 6 (2.20%) Replication
5 5 (1.83%) Data Extraction
6 4 (1.47%) Computer Science
6 4 (1.47%) Data Structures
6 4 (1.47%) Management Information System
6 4 (1.47%) User Experience
7 3 (1.10%) Credit Risk
7 3 (1.10%) Data Protection Act
7 3 (1.10%) Mainframe
8 2 (0.73%) Client/Server
8 2 (0.73%) Freedom of Information
8 2 (0.73%) Social Network
8 2 (0.73%) Statistics
9 1 (0.37%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.37%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 66 (24.18%) Windows
2 41 (15.02%) Windows Server
3 22 (8.06%) Windows Server 2008
3 22 (8.06%) Windows Server 2012
4 16 (5.86%) Linux
5 12 (4.40%) Unix
6 11 (4.03%) CentOS
6 11 (4.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 9 (3.30%) Windows 7
8 5 (1.83%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (1.47%) Windows XP
10 3 (1.10%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.37%) AIX
11 1 (0.37%) Android
11 1 (0.37%) Solaris
11 1 (0.37%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (42.12%) MVC
2 76 (27.84%) Agile Software Development
3 48 (17.58%) ITIL
4 45 (16.48%) Web Development
5 36 (13.19%) Project Management
5 36 (13.19%) Scrum
6 34 (12.45%) Business Intelligence
7 29 (10.62%) OO
8 28 (10.26%) ETL
9 23 (8.42%) SDLC
10 22 (8.06%) Front End Development
11 21 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
12 20 (7.33%) Automated Testing
13 19 (6.96%) Mobile Development
14 18 (6.59%) Mentoring
15 17 (6.23%) Business Analysis
16 16 (5.86%) Unit Testing
17 15 (5.49%) Waterfall
18 13 (4.76%) Dependency Injection
18 13 (4.76%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 111 (40.66%) C#
2 95 (34.80%) JavaScript
3 70 (25.64%) T-SQL
4 30 (10.99%) VB.NET
5 25 (9.16%) Java
6 24 (8.79%) PHP
7 20 (7.33%) VB
8 17 (6.23%) VBA
9 11 (4.03%) ANSI SQL
10 9 (3.30%) Python
11 8 (2.93%) Ruby
12 7 (2.56%) C++
12 7 (2.56%) Progress 4GL
13 6 (2.20%) VB6
14 5 (1.83%) RPG
14 5 (1.83%) RPG III
14 5 (1.83%) RPG IV
15 4 (1.47%) PL/SQL
15 4 (1.47%) PowerShell
15 4 (1.47%) Scala
Qualifications
1 20 (7.33%) Degree
2 14 (5.13%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (2.20%) MCSE
4 5 (1.83%) ISTQB
5 4 (1.47%) MCSA
6 3 (1.10%) CCNA
6 3 (1.10%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (1.10%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 3 (1.10%) Security Cleared
7 2 (0.73%) ISEB
7 2 (0.73%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (0.73%) MCP
7 2 (0.73%) SAS Certification
8 1 (0.37%) IBM Certification
8 1 (0.37%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.66%) QA
2 6 (2.20%) SLA
3 2 (0.73%) COREP
3 2 (0.73%) FINREP
4 1 (0.37%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.37%) PMBOK
System Software
1 20 (7.33%) Active Directory
2 16 (5.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (4.03%) VirtualBox
3 11 (4.03%) Xen
4 2 (0.73%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.37%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (0.37%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 11 (4.03%) Ansible
1 11 (4.03%) Nagios
1 11 (4.03%) OpenNMS
1 11 (4.03%) Opscode Chef
1 11 (4.03%) Puppet
1 11 (4.03%) ZABBIX
1 11 (4.03%) Zenoss
2 8 (2.93%) SCCM
3 3 (1.10%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 2 (0.73%) SCOM
4 2 (0.73%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.37%) HP SiteScope
5 1 (0.37%) MOM
5 1 (0.37%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.37%) Unicenter
5 1 (0.37%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 126 (46.15%) Microsoft
2 24 (8.79%) Oracle
3 19 (6.96%) VMware
4 12 (4.40%) IBM
4 12 (4.40%) Rackspace
5 11 (4.03%) SaltStack
6 10 (3.66%) Twitter
7 8 (2.93%) Google
8 5 (1.83%) Xamarin
8 5 (1.83%) Zend
9 4 (1.47%) Cognizant
10 2 (0.73%) CA
10 2 (0.73%) Informatica
10 2 (0.73%) Progress
10 2 (0.73%) Rally
11 1 (0.37%) AppDynamics
11 1 (0.37%) MobileIron
11 1 (0.37%) PayPal
11 1 (0.37%) SolarWinds
11 1 (0.37%) TSYS
Durham, County Durham
Experis Ltd
Salary: £38000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Durham, County Durham
Experis Ltd
Salary: £38000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Connectus
Salary: £20000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 32,500 - 35,000 + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Durham, County Durham
NECS
Salary: £26,302 - 35,225 per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Durham, County Durham
NECS
Salary: £26,302 - 35,225 per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Durham, County Durham
NECS
Salary: £31,383 - 41,373 per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Hainton Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Hainton Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Stockton-On-Tees, Cleveland
Hainton Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle, County Down
Connectus
Salary: £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Harris Global
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Durham, County Durham
Bluetownonline
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Insure The Box
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + 25 Days Holiday, Benefits, Bonus
Posted: 13 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 13 days ago
Darlington
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + 25 Days Holiday, Benefits, Bonus
Posted: 16 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Gateshead
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £41000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Gateshead
Spectrum IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
North East
Hewlett Packard Enterprise
Posted: 20 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Cognizant
Posted: 25 days ago
North East
Hewlett Packard Enterprise
Posted: 26 days ago
Alnwick
Bluetown Online LTD
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago