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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 5 6 4
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -2
Permanent jobs citing SQL 161 119 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 19.78% 18.14% 19.76%
As % of the Programming Languages category 35.94% 36.96% 36.23%
Number of salaries quoted 112 96 130
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,600
% change year-on-year
- +2.45%
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
448 322 403
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 55.04% 49.09% 54.53%
Number of salaries quoted 323 282 354
Average salary £32,500 £36,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.95% +12.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 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
Tyne and Wear -1 131 £32,500 -13.33% 36
Durham +8 12 £32,500 -8.45% 6
Northumberland -3 2 £41,250 -2.36%
SQL
England

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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.

1 129 (40.57%) C#
2 127 (39.94%) SQL Server
3 86 (27.04%) .NET
4 81 (25.47%) Microsoft
5 73 (22.96%) Java
6 72 (22.64%) UNIX
7 69 (21.70%) ASP.NET
8 67 (21.07%) Oracle
9 64 (20.13%) Windows
10 63 (19.81%) Linux
11 61 (19.18%) Agile Software Development
12 59 (18.55%) C++
13 57 (17.92%) HTML
14 56 (17.61%) XML
15 55 (17.30%) T-SQL
16 53 (16.67%) MS Excel
17 45 (14.15%) Web Services
18 43 (13.52%) Degree
19 41 (12.89%) JavaScript
20 40 (12.58%) CSS
21 39 (12.26%) Finance
22 38 (11.95%) Business Intelligence
23 36 (11.32%) Analytical Skills
24 34 (10.69%) C
24 34 (10.69%) MySQL
24 34 (10.69%) ITIL
25 28 (8.81%) SQL Server 2008
25 28 (8.81%) Mentoring
26 27 (8.49%) Visual Studio
27 26 (8.18%) Relational Database

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 17 (5.35%) SharePoint
2 13 (4.09%) BizTalk Server
3 8 (2.52%) IIS
4 7 (2.20%) MS Exchange
4 7 (2.20%) Exchange Server 2003
4 7 (2.20%) Exchange Server 2007
4 7 (2.20%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (1.57%) Tornado
5 5 (1.57%) nginx
5 5 (1.57%) SharePoint 2010
6 4 (1.26%) Tomcat
6 4 (1.26%) SAS
7 3 (0.94%) Umbraco
7 3 (0.94%) Oracle Workflow
8 2 (0.63%) WordPress
9 1 (0.31%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.31%) CMS
9 1 (0.31%) Documentum
Applications
1 53 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.57%) MS Office
3 3 (0.94%) PowerPivot
4 1 (0.31%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.31%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 9 (2.83%) Oracle EBS
2 8 (2.52%) Oracle Applications
2 8 (2.52%) Dynamics AX
3 7 (2.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 6 (1.89%) Dynamics CRM
5 5 (1.57%) Oracle EBS R12
5 5 (1.57%) Dynamics NAV
6 4 (1.26%) Pegasus Opera
6 4 (1.26%) Oracle General Ledger
7 3 (0.94%) Oracle Internet Expenses
7 3 (0.94%) Oracle iProcurement
7 3 (0.94%) BASE24
7 3 (0.94%) Oracle iRecruitment
8 2 (0.63%) Oracle Payables
8 2 (0.63%) Oracle Receivables
9 1 (0.31%) Oracle Cash Management
9 1 (0.31%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
9 1 (0.31%) Oracle Retail
9 1 (0.31%) Remedy ITSM
9 1 (0.31%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.57%) SaaS
2 4 (1.26%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 14 (4.40%) SAN
2 8 (2.52%) TCP/IP
2 8 (2.52%) Firewall
3 6 (1.89%) HTTP
3 6 (1.89%) DNS
3 6 (1.89%) DHCP
4 4 (1.26%) Intranet
5 3 (0.94%) ATM
5 3 (0.94%) VoIP
6 1 (0.31%) FTP
6 1 (0.31%) Internet
6 1 (0.31%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 127 (39.94%) SQL Server
2 34 (10.69%) MySQL
3 28 (8.81%) SQL Server 2008
4 26 (8.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 26 (8.18%) Relational Database
5 23 (7.23%) Oracle Database
6 21 (6.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 15 (4.72%) SQL Server 2005
8 14 (4.40%) DB2
9 13 (4.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 12 (3.77%) Oracle BI EE
11 8 (2.52%) Oracle Database 11g
11 8 (2.52%) Oracle BI Publisher
11 8 (2.52%) Data Warehouse
12 7 (2.20%) SQL Server 2000
12 7 (2.20%) SQL Server 2012
13 6 (1.89%) NoSQL
13 6 (1.89%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 6 (1.89%) QlikView
14 5 (1.57%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 27 (8.49%) Visual Studio
2 25 (7.86%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (3.46%) Selenium
4 6 (1.89%) InstallShield
5 5 (1.57%) QuickTest Pro
5 5 (1.57%) LoadRunner
5 5 (1.57%) Facilita Forecast
6 4 (1.26%) Oracle Forms
6 4 (1.26%) Subversion
7 3 (0.94%) Git (software)
7 3 (0.94%) NUnit
7 3 (0.94%) Redmine
8 2 (0.63%) Jenkins
8 2 (0.63%) JUnit
8 2 (0.63%) Xcode
8 2 (0.63%) Hudson
8 2 (0.63%) MSTest
8 2 (0.63%) TestNG
8 2 (0.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (0.31%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 39 (12.26%) Finance
2 18 (5.66%) Advertising
3 13 (4.09%) Telecoms
4 12 (3.77%) Marketing
5 10 (3.14%) Retail
6 9 (2.83%) Banking
6 9 (2.83%) Manufacturing
7 8 (2.52%) Electronics
8 7 (2.20%) Pharmaceutical
9 5 (1.57%) Games
10 1 (0.31%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 137 (43.08%) Developer
2 59 (18.55%) Analyst
3 46 (14.47%) .NET Developer
4 39 (12.26%) DBA
5 33 (10.38%) Software Developer
6 25 (7.86%) Programmer
7 23 (7.23%) Consultant
8 22 (6.92%) C# Developer
8 22 (6.92%) SQL DBA
9 19 (5.97%) Support Analyst
10 18 (5.66%) Software Engineer
11 17 (5.35%) Applications Support
11 17 (5.35%) ASP.NET Developer
12 14 (4.40%) Web Developer
13 13 (4.09%) Lead Developer
13 13 (4.09%) Administrator
13 13 (4.09%) Java Developer
14 12 (3.77%) SQL Developer
14 12 (3.77%) C# .NET Developer
15 11 (3.46%) Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 86 (27.04%) .NET
2 69 (21.70%) ASP.NET
3 57 (17.92%) HTML
4 56 (17.61%) XML
5 45 (14.15%) Web Services
6 40 (12.58%) CSS
7 25 (7.86%) Ajax
8 21 (6.60%) WinForms
9 19 (5.97%) SOAP
10 16 (5.03%) jQuery
11 14 (4.40%) WCF
12 12 (3.77%) Spring
13 11 (3.46%) Hibernate
13 11 (3.46%) J2EE
13 11 (3.46%) HTML5
14 10 (3.14%) ISPF
15 9 (2.83%) XSLT
15 9 (2.83%) LINQ
16 8 (2.52%) .NET Framework
17 7 (2.20%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 36 (11.32%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (6.92%) Client/Server
3 13 (4.09%) Mainframe
4 9 (2.83%) Digital Media
5 7 (2.20%) DTV
5 7 (2.20%) Replication
5 7 (2.20%) Clustering
6 5 (1.57%) PACS
6 5 (1.57%) Statistics
6 5 (1.57%) Computer Science
6 5 (1.57%) Smartcard
6 5 (1.57%) Management Information System
6 5 (1.57%) EFT
6 5 (1.57%) Visualisation
6 5 (1.57%) User Experience
7 4 (1.26%) Mobile App
8 3 (0.94%) NHS
8 3 (0.94%) EMV
8 3 (0.94%) Tandem
8 3 (0.94%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 72 (22.64%) UNIX
2 64 (20.13%) Windows
3 63 (19.81%) Linux
4 10 (3.14%) zOS
4 10 (3.14%) MVS
5 7 (2.20%) Android
6 5 (1.57%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (1.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (1.57%) FreeBSD
7 4 (1.26%) Windows XP
8 3 (0.94%) Windows 7
9 2 (0.63%) Apple iOS
9 2 (0.63%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.63%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (0.63%) Solaris
10 1 (0.31%) Debian
10 1 (0.31%) Windows Mobile
10 1 (0.31%) AIX
10 1 (0.31%) HPUX
10 1 (0.31%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (19.18%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (11.95%) Business Intelligence
3 34 (10.69%) ITIL
4 28 (8.81%) Mentoring
5 25 (7.86%) MVC
6 24 (7.55%) OO
7 20 (6.29%) CRM
7 20 (6.29%) Software Engineering
8 19 (5.97%) Disaster Recovery
8 19 (5.97%) Project Management
9 18 (5.66%) Waterfall
10 15 (4.72%) Web Development
11 14 (4.40%) ETL
12 11 (3.46%) Migration
12 11 (3.46%) Business Continuity
13 10 (3.14%) Service Management
13 10 (3.14%) Domain-Driven Design
14 9 (2.83%) Change Management
14 9 (2.83%) Scrum
14 9 (2.83%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 129 (40.57%) C#
2 73 (22.96%) Java
3 59 (18.55%) C++
4 55 (17.30%) T-SQL
5 41 (12.89%) JavaScript
6 34 (10.69%) C
7 24 (7.55%) VB.NET
8 22 (6.92%) PL/SQL
8 22 (6.92%) VB
9 18 (5.66%) PHP
10 17 (5.35%) Shell Script
11 12 (3.77%) AWK
11 12 (3.77%) sed
12 10 (3.14%) Python
12 10 (3.14%) Perl
13 9 (2.83%) REXX
14 7 (2.20%) VBScript
15 5 (1.57%) R
15 5 (1.57%) Ruby
16 3 (0.94%) XPath
Qualifications
1 43 (13.52%) Degree
2 21 (6.60%) Security Cleared
3 9 (2.83%) MCP
4 8 (2.52%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (2.20%) SC Cleared
6 4 (1.26%) CCNA
6 4 (1.26%) ISEB
6 4 (1.26%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (0.94%) Oracle Certification
7 3 (0.94%) Sun Certification
7 3 (0.94%) OCPJP
7 3 (0.94%) ISTQB
8 2 (0.63%) MCDST
9 1 (0.31%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.31%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.46%) QA
2 5 (1.57%) DICOM
3 3 (0.94%) ISO 8583
4 2 (0.63%) CDISC
System Software
1 14 (4.40%) Active Directory
2 8 (2.52%) Hyper-V
3 5 (1.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.94%) XenDesktop
4 3 (0.94%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.31%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.31%) Samba
5 1 (0.31%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 10 (3.14%) OMEGAMON
2 5 (1.57%) WSUS
2 5 (1.57%) HAProxy
3 3 (0.94%) SCCM
4 1 (0.31%) Data Guard
4 1 (0.31%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 81 (25.47%) Microsoft
2 67 (21.07%) Oracle
3 17 (5.35%) VMware
4 14 (4.40%) IBM
5 10 (3.14%) BMC
6 9 (2.83%) Citrix
7 8 (2.52%) CA
7 8 (2.52%) SAP
8 7 (2.20%) Cisco
8 7 (2.20%) Informatica
8 7 (2.20%) HP
9 6 (1.89%) Business Objects
9 6 (1.89%) Red Hat
10 5 (1.57%) Tableau
10 5 (1.57%) Alteryx
11 4 (1.26%) Pegasus
12 3 (0.94%) VocaLink
12 3 (0.94%) Apple
12 3 (0.94%) Sage
12 3 (0.94%) Mitel
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Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
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Salary: From £35,000 to £35,000 per annum £ up-to £35,000
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: From £35,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
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Salary: From £22,000 to £22,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: From £20,000 to £22,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £25,000 - £35,000 dependant on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
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Salary: £34000 - £39000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: From £40,000 to £40,000 per annum
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Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Package
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Salary: From £31,813 to £39,085 per annum
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £35000 per annum + Benefits
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