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

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 4 3 3
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL 158 121 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 19.13% 18.50% 19.66%
As % of the Programming Languages category 36.07% 37.23% 35.99%
Number of salaries quoted 109 99 124
Average salary £34,500 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.00% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £23,500 £24,600
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £48,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.35%
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
438 325 389
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 53.03% 49.69% 54.63%
Number of salaries quoted 321 284 341
Average salary £33,000 £36,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £22,500 £23,100
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
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 2 October 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 2 October 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 -1 127 £32,500 -13.33% 32
Durham +5 13 £37,500 +20.96% 7
Northumberland -4 1 £40,000 -5.32%
SQL
England

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 2 October 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.

1 128 (41.03%) C#
2 120 (38.46%) SQL Server
3 80 (25.64%) .NET
4 78 (25.00%) UNIX
5 71 (22.76%) Microsoft
6 70 (22.44%) Java
7 67 (21.47%) Oracle
8 65 (20.83%) ASP.NET
9 62 (19.87%) Linux
10 61 (19.55%) XML
10 61 (19.55%) Agile Software Development
11 60 (19.23%) C++
12 56 (17.95%) HTML
13 55 (17.63%) Windows
13 55 (17.63%) MS Excel
14 50 (16.03%) T-SQL
15 49 (15.71%) Web Services
16 44 (14.10%) Finance
17 43 (13.78%) Degree
18 40 (12.82%) JavaScript
19 38 (12.18%) CSS
20 35 (11.22%) C
20 35 (11.22%) Business Intelligence
21 34 (10.90%) Analytical Skills
22 30 (9.62%) ITIL
23 29 (9.29%) MySQL
23 29 (9.29%) Mentoring
24 28 (8.97%) Team Foundation Server
25 27 (8.65%) SQL Server 2008
26 26 (8.33%) Relational Database

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 15 (4.81%) BizTalk Server
2 14 (4.49%) SharePoint
3 7 (2.24%) IIS
4 5 (1.60%) MS Exchange
4 5 (1.60%) Exchange Server 2003
4 5 (1.60%) Exchange Server 2007
4 5 (1.60%) nginx
4 5 (1.60%) SharePoint 2010
4 5 (1.60%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (1.60%) Tornado
5 4 (1.28%) Tomcat
5 4 (1.28%) SAS
6 3 (0.96%) Umbraco
6 3 (0.96%) Oracle Workflow
7 2 (0.64%) WordPress
8 1 (0.32%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.32%) CMS
8 1 (0.32%) Documentum
Applications
1 55 (17.63%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.60%) MS Office
3 3 (0.96%) PowerPivot
4 1 (0.32%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.32%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 13 (4.17%) Oracle Applications
2 10 (3.21%) Oracle EBS
3 8 (2.56%) Dynamics AX
4 7 (2.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 6 (1.92%) Oracle General Ledger
5 6 (1.92%) Oracle EBS R12
5 6 (1.92%) Dynamics CRM
6 5 (1.60%) Dynamics NAV
7 4 (1.28%) BASE24
7 4 (1.28%) Pegasus Opera
8 3 (0.96%) Oracle iRecruitment
8 3 (0.96%) Oracle iProcurement
8 3 (0.96%) Oracle Internet Expenses
9 2 (0.64%) Oracle Payables
9 2 (0.64%) Oracle Receivables
9 2 (0.64%) Oracle Financials
9 2 (0.64%) Oracle 11i
10 1 (0.32%) Oracle Cash Management
10 1 (0.32%) Remedy ITSM
10 1 (0.32%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.60%) SaaS
2 4 (1.28%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 12 (3.85%) SAN
2 9 (2.88%) TCP/IP
3 7 (2.24%) HTTP
3 7 (2.24%) Firewall
4 6 (1.92%) DHCP
4 6 (1.92%) DNS
5 4 (1.28%) Intranet
5 4 (1.28%) ATM
6 3 (0.96%) VoIP
7 1 (0.32%) Internet
7 1 (0.32%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 120 (38.46%) SQL Server
2 29 (9.29%) MySQL
3 27 (8.65%) SQL Server 2008
4 26 (8.33%) Relational Database
5 25 (8.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 21 (6.73%) Oracle Database
7 20 (6.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 17 (5.45%) DB2
9 12 (3.85%) Oracle BI EE
10 11 (3.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 10 (3.21%) Oracle Database 11g
11 10 (3.21%) SQL Server 2005
12 8 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
12 8 (2.56%) Oracle BI Publisher
13 7 (2.24%) SQL Server 2012
14 6 (1.92%) NoSQL
14 6 (1.92%) QlikView
15 5 (1.60%) Spotfire
15 5 (1.60%) Redis
15 5 (1.60%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 28 (8.97%) Team Foundation Server
2 26 (8.33%) Visual Studio
3 10 (3.21%) Selenium
4 6 (1.92%) InstallShield
5 5 (1.60%) QuickTest Pro
5 5 (1.60%) LoadRunner
5 5 (1.60%) Subversion
5 5 (1.60%) Facilita Forecast
6 4 (1.28%) Git (software)
6 4 (1.28%) Oracle Forms
7 3 (0.96%) NUnit
7 3 (0.96%) Redmine
8 2 (0.64%) Jenkins
8 2 (0.64%) JUnit
8 2 (0.64%) Xcode
8 2 (0.64%) ProC
8 2 (0.64%) Hudson
8 2 (0.64%) MSTest
8 2 (0.64%) TestNG
8 2 (0.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 44 (14.10%) Finance
2 18 (5.77%) Advertising
3 12 (3.85%) Telecoms
3 12 (3.85%) Marketing
4 10 (3.21%) Retail
5 9 (2.88%) Banking
5 9 (2.88%) Manufacturing
6 8 (2.56%) Electronics
7 7 (2.24%) Pharmaceutical
8 5 (1.60%) Games
9 1 (0.32%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 137 (43.91%) Developer
2 61 (19.55%) Analyst
3 44 (14.10%) .NET Developer
4 37 (11.86%) DBA
5 36 (11.54%) Software Developer
6 25 (8.01%) Programmer
7 24 (7.69%) Support Analyst
7 24 (7.69%) Applications Support
8 23 (7.37%) Consultant
8 23 (7.37%) C# Developer
9 19 (6.09%) SQL DBA
10 15 (4.81%) ASP.NET Developer
11 13 (4.17%) Lead Developer
12 12 (3.85%) Web Developer
12 12 (3.85%) DB2 DBA
12 12 (3.85%) Mainframe DBA
13 11 (3.53%) Oracle Applications Support
13 11 (3.53%) C# Software Developer
13 11 (3.53%) Software Engineer
13 11 (3.53%) Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (25.64%) .NET
2 65 (20.83%) ASP.NET
3 61 (19.55%) XML
4 56 (17.95%) HTML
5 49 (15.71%) Web Services
6 38 (12.18%) CSS
7 26 (8.33%) Ajax
8 20 (6.41%) WinForms
9 19 (6.09%) SOAP
10 17 (5.45%) jQuery
11 16 (5.13%) WCF
12 12 (3.85%) ISPF
12 12 (3.85%) HTML5
13 10 (3.21%) LINQ
13 10 (3.21%) Spring
13 10 (3.21%) J2EE
14 9 (2.88%) XSLT
14 9 (2.88%) Hibernate
15 8 (2.56%) WPF
16 6 (1.92%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 34 (10.90%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (7.37%) Client/Server
3 16 (5.13%) Mainframe
4 8 (2.56%) Digital Media
5 7 (2.24%) DTV
5 7 (2.24%) Replication
5 7 (2.24%) Clustering
6 5 (1.60%) PACS
6 5 (1.60%) Statistics
6 5 (1.60%) Smartcard
6 5 (1.60%) Management Information System
6 5 (1.60%) EFT
6 5 (1.60%) Visualisation
6 5 (1.60%) User Experience
7 4 (1.28%) Mobile App
7 4 (1.28%) EMV
7 4 (1.28%) Computer Science
7 4 (1.28%) Tandem
7 4 (1.28%) Cryptography
8 3 (0.96%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 78 (25.00%) UNIX
2 62 (19.87%) Linux
3 55 (17.63%) Windows
4 12 (3.85%) zOS
4 12 (3.85%) MVS
5 7 (2.24%) Android
6 5 (1.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (1.60%) FreeBSD
6 5 (1.60%) Windows XP
7 4 (1.28%) Windows 7
7 4 (1.28%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.64%) Apple iOS
8 2 (0.64%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.64%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (0.64%) Solaris
9 1 (0.32%) Debian
9 1 (0.32%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (0.32%) AIX
9 1 (0.32%) HPUX
9 1 (0.32%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (19.55%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (11.22%) Business Intelligence
3 30 (9.62%) ITIL
4 29 (9.29%) Mentoring
5 24 (7.69%) MVC
6 22 (7.05%) OO
7 21 (6.73%) Disaster Recovery
8 20 (6.41%) CRM
9 18 (5.77%) Project Management
10 17 (5.45%) Waterfall
11 13 (4.17%) Web Development
11 13 (4.17%) ETL
12 12 (3.85%) Migration
13 11 (3.53%) Scrum
13 11 (3.53%) Business Continuity
13 11 (3.53%) TDD
14 10 (3.21%) Change Management
14 10 (3.21%) Software Engineering
14 10 (3.21%) Domain-Driven Design
15 9 (2.88%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 128 (41.03%) C#
2 70 (22.44%) Java
3 60 (19.23%) C++
4 50 (16.03%) T-SQL
5 40 (12.82%) JavaScript
6 35 (11.22%) C
7 23 (7.37%) PL/SQL
7 23 (7.37%) VB.NET
8 20 (6.41%) VB
9 19 (6.09%) PHP
10 17 (5.45%) Shell Script
11 12 (3.85%) AWK
11 12 (3.85%) sed
12 11 (3.53%) REXX
13 10 (3.21%) Perl
13 10 (3.21%) Python
14 7 (2.24%) VBScript
15 5 (1.60%) Ruby
15 5 (1.60%) PowerShell
15 5 (1.60%) R
Qualifications
1 43 (13.78%) Degree
2 26 (8.33%) Security Cleared
3 10 (3.21%) SC Cleared
4 8 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (1.28%) CCNA
5 4 (1.28%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (0.96%) MCP
6 3 (0.96%) ISEB
6 3 (0.96%) Oracle Certification
6 3 (0.96%) Sun Certification
6 3 (0.96%) OCPJP
7 2 (0.64%) MCDST
7 2 (0.64%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.32%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (3.85%) QA
2 5 (1.60%) DICOM
3 4 (1.28%) ISO 8583
4 2 (0.64%) CDISC
System Software
1 13 (4.17%) Active Directory
2 7 (2.24%) Hyper-V
3 4 (1.28%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.96%) XenDesktop
4 3 (0.96%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.32%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.32%) Samba
5 1 (0.32%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 12 (3.85%) OMEGAMON
2 5 (1.60%) WSUS
2 5 (1.60%) HAProxy
3 3 (0.96%) SCCM
4 1 (0.32%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 71 (22.76%) Microsoft
2 67 (21.47%) Oracle
3 17 (5.45%) IBM
4 14 (4.49%) VMware
5 12 (3.85%) BMC
6 10 (3.21%) CA
7 8 (2.56%) Business Objects
7 8 (2.56%) SAP
7 8 (2.56%) HP
8 7 (2.24%) Cisco
8 7 (2.24%) Informatica
9 6 (1.92%) Red Hat
9 6 (1.92%) Citrix
10 5 (1.60%) Tableau
10 5 (1.60%) Alteryx
11 4 (1.28%) VocaLink
11 4 (1.28%) NCR
11 4 (1.28%) Pegasus
12 3 (0.96%) Apple
12 3 (0.96%) Sage
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £22,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £37,000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £37,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne And Wear
Alps It Ltd
Posted: 22 hours ago
North East
Code Red Associates
Salary: £22000 to £25000 per annum - Plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 35,000
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £18,000 to £25,000 dependent on skills and experie
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle, Staffordshire
Accenture
Salary: £45,000 per annum DOE
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle, Staffordshire
Accenture
Salary: £45,000 per annum DOE + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Tyne and Wear
Code Red Associates
Salary: £28000 to £30000 per annum - Plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle, Staffordshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £22,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £34000 - £39000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Billingham, Cleveland
Tracerco
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: Up to £34,000 per annum depending on experience + excellent benefits
Posted: 20 days ago