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

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 3 6 5
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -1
Permanent jobs citing SQL 170 125 145
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 20.21% 19.08% 18.78%
As % of the Programming Languages category 37.12% 38.70% 34.44%
Number of salaries quoted 122 101 130
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £45,100
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%
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
458 323 421
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 54.46% 49.31% 54.53%
Number of salaries quoted 324 283 367
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 £24,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £49,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 -1 147 £30,750 -18.00% 37
Durham -2 6 £31,750 -17.53% 3
Northumberland -1 4 £32,750 -22.94% 1
SQL
England

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 121 (39.03%) SQL Server
2 119 (38.39%) C#
3 84 (27.10%) .NET
4 81 (26.13%) Microsoft
5 76 (24.52%) Java
6 72 (23.23%) UNIX
7 67 (21.61%) ASP.NET
8 62 (20.00%) Oracle
9 61 (19.68%) Windows
10 60 (19.35%) Linux
11 57 (18.39%) HTML
12 55 (17.74%) C++
13 53 (17.10%) T-SQL
13 53 (17.10%) MS Excel
14 47 (15.16%) XML
15 41 (13.23%) Degree
16 40 (12.90%) CSS
17 39 (12.58%) JavaScript
17 39 (12.58%) Web Services
17 39 (12.58%) Finance
18 37 (11.94%) Business Intelligence
19 35 (11.29%) ITIL
20 33 (10.65%) C
21 31 (10.00%) MySQL
22 29 (9.35%) SQL Server 2008
23 28 (9.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
24 25 (8.06%) Relational Database
24 25 (8.06%) Visual Studio
25 24 (7.74%) VB.NET
25 24 (7.74%) MVC

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 (4.84%) SharePoint
2 12 (3.87%) BizTalk Server
3 7 (2.26%) MS Exchange
3 7 (2.26%) IIS
3 7 (2.26%) Exchange Server 2003
3 7 (2.26%) Exchange Server 2007
3 7 (2.26%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (1.61%) Tornado
4 5 (1.61%) nginx
4 5 (1.61%) Tomcat
5 4 (1.29%) SAS
5 4 (1.29%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (0.97%) Umbraco
6 3 (0.97%) Oracle Workflow
7 2 (0.65%) WordPress
8 1 (0.32%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.32%) CMS
8 1 (0.32%) Documentum
Applications
1 53 (17.10%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.61%) MS Office
3 3 (0.97%) PowerPivot
4 1 (0.32%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.32%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 8 (2.58%) Oracle EBS
1 8 (2.58%) Oracle Applications
1 8 (2.58%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 7 (2.26%) Dynamics AX
3 5 (1.61%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (1.29%) Pegasus Opera
4 4 (1.29%) Dynamics NAV
4 4 (1.29%) Oracle General Ledger
4 4 (1.29%) Oracle EBS R12
5 3 (0.97%) Oracle iProcurement
6 2 (0.65%) Oracle iRecruitment
6 2 (0.65%) Oracle Payables
6 2 (0.65%) Oracle Receivables
6 2 (0.65%) Oracle Internet Expenses
7 1 (0.32%) Oracle Cash Management
7 1 (0.32%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 1 (0.32%) Oracle Financials
7 1 (0.32%) Oracle 11i
7 1 (0.32%) Oracle Retail
7 1 (0.32%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.61%) SaaS
2 4 (1.29%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 14 (4.52%) SAN
2 8 (2.58%) Firewall
3 6 (1.94%) DNS
3 6 (1.94%) DHCP
4 5 (1.61%) TCP/IP
5 4 (1.29%) Intranet
6 3 (0.97%) VoIP
7 2 (0.65%) HTTP
7 2 (0.65%) Internet
8 1 (0.32%) FTP
8 1 (0.32%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 121 (39.03%) SQL Server
2 31 (10.00%) MySQL
3 29 (9.35%) SQL Server 2008
4 28 (9.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 25 (8.06%) Relational Database
6 24 (7.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 23 (7.42%) Oracle Database
8 17 (5.48%) SQL Server 2005
9 13 (4.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 11 (3.55%) Oracle BI EE
11 9 (2.90%) SQL Server 2012
12 8 (2.58%) Oracle Database 11g
12 8 (2.58%) DB2
12 8 (2.58%) Oracle BI Publisher
13 7 (2.26%) Data Warehouse
13 7 (2.26%) SQL Server 2000
14 6 (1.94%) QlikView
14 6 (1.94%) NoSQL
15 5 (1.61%) MongoDB
15 5 (1.61%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 25 (8.06%) Visual Studio
2 22 (7.10%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (3.23%) Selenium
4 5 (1.61%) Facilita Forecast
4 5 (1.61%) QuickTest Pro
4 5 (1.61%) LoadRunner
4 5 (1.61%) InstallShield
5 3 (0.97%) Oracle Forms
5 3 (0.97%) Redmine
6 2 (0.65%) Jenkins
6 2 (0.65%) TestNG
6 2 (0.65%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (0.65%) MSTest
6 2 (0.65%) Hudson
6 2 (0.65%) JUnit
6 2 (0.65%) Xcode
6 2 (0.65%) NUnit
7 1 (0.32%) Subversion
7 1 (0.32%) Ant
7 1 (0.32%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 39 (12.58%) Finance
2 16 (5.16%) Advertising
3 14 (4.52%) Telecoms
4 13 (4.19%) Marketing
5 12 (3.87%) Manufacturing
6 9 (2.90%) Electronics
7 7 (2.26%) Pharmaceutical
7 7 (2.26%) Retail
8 6 (1.94%) Banking
9 5 (1.61%) Games
10 1 (0.32%) Legal
10 1 (0.32%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 135 (43.55%) Developer
2 58 (18.71%) Analyst
3 46 (14.84%) .NET Developer
4 36 (11.61%) DBA
5 30 (9.68%) Software Developer
6 25 (8.06%) Programmer
7 22 (7.10%) SQL DBA
8 21 (6.77%) Consultant
9 20 (6.45%) Software Engineer
10 19 (6.13%) C# Developer
11 18 (5.81%) Java Developer
11 18 (5.81%) ASP.NET Developer
12 17 (5.48%) Web Developer
12 17 (5.48%) Support Analyst
12 17 (5.48%) Applications Support
13 13 (4.19%) Lead Developer
13 13 (4.19%) Administrator
14 12 (3.87%) SQL Developer
14 12 (3.87%) C# .NET Developer
15 11 (3.55%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (27.10%) .NET
2 67 (21.61%) ASP.NET
3 57 (18.39%) HTML
4 47 (15.16%) XML
5 40 (12.90%) CSS
6 39 (12.58%) Web Services
7 21 (6.77%) Ajax
8 19 (6.13%) WinForms
9 18 (5.81%) SOAP
10 15 (4.84%) jQuery
11 14 (4.52%) Hibernate
11 14 (4.52%) Spring
12 11 (3.55%) WCF
12 11 (3.55%) J2EE
13 10 (3.23%) XSLT
14 8 (2.58%) HTML5
15 7 (2.26%) ISPF
15 7 (2.26%) .NET Framework
16 6 (1.94%) LINQ
16 6 (1.94%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 20 (6.45%) Client/Server
2 9 (2.90%) Digital Media
3 8 (2.58%) DTV
3 8 (2.58%) Replication
3 8 (2.58%) Clustering
4 7 (2.26%) Mainframe
5 5 (1.61%) Management Information System
5 5 (1.61%) PACS
5 5 (1.61%) Statistics
5 5 (1.61%) Smartcard
5 5 (1.61%) Computer Science
5 5 (1.61%) Visualisation
6 4 (1.29%) Mobile App
6 4 (1.29%) EFT
7 3 (0.97%) NHS
8 2 (0.65%) Social Media
8 2 (0.65%) Life Science
9 1 (0.32%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 72 (23.23%) UNIX
2 61 (19.68%) Windows
3 60 (19.35%) Linux
4 9 (2.90%) Android
5 7 (2.26%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (2.26%) zOS
5 7 (2.26%) MVS
6 5 (1.61%) FreeBSD
6 5 (1.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (1.29%) Apple iOS
8 3 (0.97%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (0.65%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.65%) Solaris
10 1 (0.32%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.32%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (0.32%) CentOS
10 1 (0.32%) Debian
10 1 (0.32%) Windows Mobile
10 1 (0.32%) AIX
10 1 (0.32%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (11.94%) Business Intelligence
2 35 (11.29%) ITIL
3 24 (7.74%) MVC
4 22 (7.10%) OO
4 22 (7.10%) Software Engineering
5 21 (6.77%) Agile Software Development
6 20 (6.45%) Project Management
7 18 (5.81%) CRM
7 18 (5.81%) Waterfall
8 17 (5.48%) Web Development
9 16 (5.16%) Disaster Recovery
10 15 (4.84%) ETL
11 11 (3.55%) Business Continuity
12 10 (3.23%) Migration
12 10 (3.23%) Service Management
12 10 (3.23%) ERP
13 9 (2.90%) Scrum
13 9 (2.90%) Digital Marketing
13 9 (2.90%) Domain-Driven Design
14 8 (2.58%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 119 (38.39%) C#
2 76 (24.52%) Java
3 55 (17.74%) C++
4 53 (17.10%) T-SQL
5 39 (12.58%) JavaScript
6 33 (10.65%) C
7 24 (7.74%) VB.NET
8 21 (6.77%) PL/SQL
8 21 (6.77%) VB
9 17 (5.48%) Shell Script
10 13 (4.19%) PHP
11 12 (3.87%) AWK
11 12 (3.87%) sed
12 9 (2.90%) Perl
12 9 (2.90%) Python
13 6 (1.94%) REXX
13 6 (1.94%) VBScript
14 5 (1.61%) R
15 3 (0.97%) LotusScript
15 3 (0.97%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 41 (13.23%) Degree
2 20 (6.45%) Security Cleared
3 10 (3.23%) MCP
4 8 (2.58%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (2.26%) SC Cleared
6 4 (1.29%) CCNA
6 4 (1.29%) ISEB
6 4 (1.29%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (0.97%) Oracle Certification
7 3 (0.97%) Sun Certification
7 3 (0.97%) OCPJP
7 3 (0.97%) ISTQB
8 2 (0.65%) MCDST
9 1 (0.32%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.32%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (1.94%) QA
2 5 (1.61%) DICOM
3 2 (0.65%) CDISC
System Software
1 15 (4.84%) Active Directory
2 8 (2.58%) Hyper-V
3 5 (1.61%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.97%) XenDesktop
4 3 (0.97%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.32%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.32%) Samba
5 1 (0.32%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 7 (2.26%) OMEGAMON
2 5 (1.61%) WSUS
2 5 (1.61%) HAProxy
3 3 (0.97%) SCCM
4 1 (0.32%) Data Guard
4 1 (0.32%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 81 (26.13%) Microsoft
2 62 (20.00%) Oracle
3 17 (5.48%) VMware
4 9 (2.90%) SAP
4 9 (2.90%) Citrix
5 8 (2.58%) IBM
6 7 (2.26%) Cisco
6 7 (2.26%) BMC
6 7 (2.26%) Informatica
7 6 (1.94%) Red Hat
8 5 (1.61%) CA
8 5 (1.61%) Tableau
8 5 (1.61%) Alteryx
9 4 (1.29%) Pegasus
9 4 (1.29%) HP
9 4 (1.29%) Business Objects
10 3 (0.97%) Sun
10 3 (0.97%) Apple
10 3 (0.97%) Sage
10 3 (0.97%) Mitel
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + 25 days holiday
Posted: 21 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + 25 days holiday
Posted: 21 hours ago
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Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum + 25 days holiday
Posted: 21 hours ago
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Salary: £competitive
Posted: 22 hours ago
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Salary: From £20,000 to £22,000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
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Posted: Yesterday
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Accenture
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum depending on experience, plus excellent benefi
Posted: Yesterday
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Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £45,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Gem Partnership
Salary: From £32,000 to £39,000 per annum Pension + Healthcare + Living Costs
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: From £35,000 to £38,000 per annum
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Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum plus excellent benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: From £27,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + +Training + Bonus
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