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 26 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 6 5 7
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +2
Permanent jobs citing SQL 165 116 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 22.57% 20.57% 18.83%
As % of the Programming Languages category 39.38% 40.14% 37.71%
Number of salaries quoted 150 95 125
Average salary £33,750 £35,250 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.25% +8.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,900 £25,300 £20,700
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £45,300
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
419 289 350
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 57.32% 51.24% 49.93%
Number of salaries quoted 367 253 317
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +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 26 February 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 26 February 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 -1 142 £35,000 -2.77% 27
Durham -2 18 £31,500 -10.00% 2
Teesside - 1 £24,000 - 1
SQL
England

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 26 February 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.

1 171 (53.11%) SQL Server
2 156 (48.45%) C#
3 144 (44.72%) .NET
4 108 (33.54%) ASP.NET
5 89 (27.64%) HTML
6 87 (27.02%) Microsoft
7 85 (26.40%) T-SQL
8 82 (25.47%) JavaScript
9 80 (24.84%) Windows
10 74 (22.98%) Oracle
10 74 (22.98%) Agile Software Development
11 69 (21.43%) CSS
12 67 (20.81%) MVC
13 63 (19.57%) XML
14 57 (17.70%) WCF
15 55 (17.08%) Finance
16 52 (16.15%) Visual Studio
16 52 (16.15%) Team Foundation Server
17 51 (15.84%) .NET Framework
18 50 (15.53%) Web Services
19 47 (14.60%) Microsoft Certification
20 46 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
21 42 (13.04%) Ajax
22 41 (12.73%) Scrum
22 41 (12.73%) jQuery
22 41 (12.73%) WPF
23 40 (12.42%) VB.NET
24 39 (12.11%) Degree
25 38 (11.80%) OO
26 37 (11.49%) IIS

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 37 (11.49%) IIS
2 34 (10.56%) BizTalk Server
3 25 (7.76%) MS Exchange
4 24 (7.45%) SharePoint
5 19 (5.90%) Exchange Server 2007
6 18 (5.59%) Oracle Workflow
6 18 (5.59%) Exchange Server 2010
7 14 (4.35%) SharePoint 2010
8 10 (3.11%) SharePoint 2013
9 9 (2.80%) Exchange Server 2013
9 9 (2.80%) Exchange Server 2003
9 9 (2.80%) CMS
10 6 (1.86%) Lync
11 5 (1.55%) Orchard CMS
12 3 (0.93%) Umbraco
13 2 (0.62%) AquaLogic
13 2 (0.62%) WebLogic
14 1 (0.31%) Tomcat
14 1 (0.31%) MQSeries
14 1 (0.31%) SAS
Applications
1 34 (10.56%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.17%) MS Office
3 1 (0.31%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.31%) SPSS
3 1 (0.31%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.31%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 22 (6.83%) Oracle Applications
2 19 (5.90%) Dynamics CRM
3 16 (4.97%) Dynamics AX
4 13 (4.04%) Oracle EBS R12
5 9 (2.80%) Oracle EBS
6 6 (1.86%) Dynamics NAV
7 5 (1.55%) Oracle General Ledger
8 4 (1.24%) BASE24
8 4 (1.24%) Oracle Internet Expenses
9 3 (0.93%) Oracle Receivables
9 3 (0.93%) Oracle iRecruitment
10 2 (0.62%) Magento
10 2 (0.62%) Oracle iProcurement
11 1 (0.31%) Oracle Payables
11 1 (0.31%) SAP ERP
11 1 (0.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 1 (0.31%) Oracle HRMS
11 1 (0.31%) Oracle Financials
11 1 (0.31%) Oracle 11i
11 1 (0.31%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 19 (5.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (3.73%) Taleo
3 10 (3.11%) Office 365
4 1 (0.31%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.31%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (5.28%) Firewall
2 11 (3.42%) Internet
2 11 (3.42%) TCP/IP
3 10 (3.11%) SAN
3 10 (3.11%) WAN
4 9 (2.80%) LAN
4 9 (2.80%) Wi-Fi
5 6 (1.86%) ATM
6 5 (1.55%) DHCP
6 5 (1.55%) HTTP
6 5 (1.55%) DNS
7 4 (1.24%) SSL
8 3 (0.93%) Modbus
9 2 (0.62%) HTTPS
10 1 (0.31%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 171 (53.11%) SQL Server
2 46 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 24 (7.45%) Relational Database
4 22 (6.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 17 (5.28%) SQL Server 2005
6 16 (4.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 15 (4.66%) MySQL
8 14 (4.35%) Oracle Discoverer
9 13 (4.04%) Oracle Database
10 11 (3.42%) DB2
11 10 (3.11%) Data Warehouse
11 10 (3.11%) Oracle BI EE
12 8 (2.48%) Oracle BI Publisher
13 7 (2.17%) RDBMS
14 5 (1.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 4 (1.24%) SQL Server 2012
15 4 (1.24%) Oracle Database 11g
16 3 (0.93%) Oracle Database 10g
16 3 (0.93%) Oracle OWB
16 3 (0.93%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 52 (16.15%) Visual Studio
1 52 (16.15%) Team Foundation Server
2 18 (5.59%) Subversion
3 17 (5.28%) Git (software)
4 11 (3.42%) Mercurial
5 9 (2.80%) Oracle Forms
6 7 (2.17%) NUnit
7 6 (1.86%) ProC
8 5 (1.55%) Moq
9 3 (0.93%) MSBuild
9 3 (0.93%) Selenium
10 2 (0.62%) JIRA
10 2 (0.62%) InstallShield
10 2 (0.62%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 2 (0.62%) Redmine
11 1 (0.31%) FogBugz
11 1 (0.31%) Trac
11 1 (0.31%) Ant
11 1 (0.31%) JUnit
11 1 (0.31%) ERwin
General
1 55 (17.08%) Finance
2 18 (5.59%) Manufacturing
3 16 (4.97%) Retail
3 16 (4.97%) Automotive
4 12 (3.73%) Advertising
4 12 (3.73%) Back Office
5 10 (3.11%) German Language
6 8 (2.48%) Banking
7 4 (1.24%) Telecoms
8 3 (0.93%) Marketing
9 2 (0.62%) Retail Banking
9 2 (0.62%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.62%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.31%) Electronics
10 1 (0.31%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 176 (54.66%) Developer
2 54 (16.77%) .NET Developer
3 46 (14.29%) Software Developer
4 42 (13.04%) C# Developer
5 38 (11.80%) DBA
6 35 (10.87%) Analyst
7 27 (8.39%) SQL DBA
8 24 (7.45%) Applications Support
9 21 (6.52%) C# .NET Developer
10 19 (5.90%) Consultant
10 19 (5.90%) Support Analyst
11 16 (4.97%) Administrator
11 16 (4.97%) C# Software Developer
12 12 (3.73%) Senior Developer
13 11 (3.42%) ASP.NET Developer
13 11 (3.42%) Oracle Developer
14 10 (3.11%) Junior
14 10 (3.11%) Web Developer
14 10 (3.11%) SharePoint Developer
15 9 (2.80%) Oracle Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 144 (44.72%) .NET
2 108 (33.54%) ASP.NET
3 89 (27.64%) HTML
4 69 (21.43%) CSS
5 63 (19.57%) XML
6 57 (17.70%) WCF
7 51 (15.84%) .NET Framework
8 50 (15.53%) Web Services
9 42 (13.04%) Ajax
10 41 (12.73%) WPF
10 41 (12.73%) jQuery
11 28 (8.70%) ASP.NET MVC
12 27 (8.39%) HTML5
12 27 (8.39%) LINQ
12 27 (8.39%) WinForms
13 21 (6.52%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 16 (4.97%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 15 (4.66%) JSON
16 14 (4.35%) ADO.NET
17 9 (2.80%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 33 (10.25%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (4.66%) Client/Server
3 9 (2.80%) Mainframe
3 9 (2.80%) Computer Science
4 5 (1.55%) N-Tier
5 4 (1.24%) EMV
5 4 (1.24%) EFT
5 4 (1.24%) Replication
5 4 (1.24%) Clustering
5 4 (1.24%) Tandem
5 4 (1.24%) Cryptography
6 3 (0.93%) Digital Media
7 2 (0.62%) Data Structures
7 2 (0.62%) IVR
7 2 (0.62%) Online Banking
8 1 (0.31%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.31%) Statistics
8 1 (0.31%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.31%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.31%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 80 (24.84%) Windows
2 27 (8.39%) Windows Server 2008
3 20 (6.21%) UNIX
4 16 (4.97%) Windows Server 2012
4 16 (4.97%) Windows Server 2003
5 12 (3.73%) Linux
6 5 (1.55%) Windows XP
6 5 (1.55%) zOS
6 5 (1.55%) MVS
6 5 (1.55%) Windows 7
7 2 (0.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.31%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (22.98%) Agile Software Development
2 67 (20.81%) MVC
3 41 (12.73%) Scrum
4 38 (11.80%) OO
5 34 (10.56%) Migration
6 32 (9.94%) CRM
7 26 (8.07%) Project Management
8 25 (7.76%) Business Intelligence
9 24 (7.45%) TDD
10 19 (5.90%) Workflow
11 18 (5.59%) ITIL
12 17 (5.28%) Waterfall
13 15 (4.66%) Continuous Improvement
13 15 (4.66%) Performance Management
13 15 (4.66%) Change Management
14 14 (4.35%) Software Engineering
15 13 (4.04%) Unit Testing
15 13 (4.04%) Data Migration
15 13 (4.04%) PRINCE2
16 12 (3.73%) Balanced Scorecard
Programming Languages
1 156 (48.45%) C#
2 85 (26.40%) T-SQL
3 82 (25.47%) JavaScript
4 40 (12.42%) VB.NET
5 36 (11.18%) PL/SQL
6 35 (10.87%) C++
7 32 (9.94%) Java
8 28 (8.70%) VB
9 18 (5.59%) PowerShell
10 17 (5.28%) VB6
11 15 (4.66%) PHP
12 8 (2.48%) C
13 6 (1.86%) TypeScript
14 5 (1.55%) PHP5
14 5 (1.55%) REXX
15 4 (1.24%) PL/1
15 4 (1.24%) COBOL
15 4 (1.24%) Ruby
15 4 (1.24%) JCL
16 3 (0.93%) Scala
Qualifications
1 47 (14.60%) Microsoft Certification
2 39 (12.11%) Degree
3 35 (10.87%) Security Cleared
4 25 (7.76%) MCSD
5 15 (4.66%) SC Cleared
6 13 (4.04%) MCPD
7 10 (3.11%) Sun Certification
7 10 (3.11%) MCTS
7 10 (3.11%) MCP
7 10 (3.11%) MCAD
8 8 (2.48%) CCNA
8 8 (2.48%) Cisco Certification
9 7 (2.17%) MCSE
9 7 (2.17%) MCSA
10 4 (1.24%) VCP4
11 3 (0.93%) ISTQB
12 2 (0.62%) ISEB
13 1 (0.31%) HNC
13 1 (0.31%) HND
13 1 (0.31%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (3.73%) QA
2 8 (2.48%) PMBOK
3 7 (2.17%) SLA
4 4 (1.24%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 22 (6.83%) Active Directory
2 16 (4.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (4.66%) Hyper-V
4 7 (2.17%) XenApp
4 7 (2.17%) XenServer
4 7 (2.17%) VMware ESX
5 6 (1.86%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 6 (1.86%) SCVMM
2 5 (1.55%) OMEGAMON
3 2 (0.62%) OpenView
4 1 (0.31%) SCOM
4 1 (0.31%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 87 (27.02%) Microsoft
2 74 (22.98%) Oracle
3 22 (6.83%) VMware
4 15 (4.66%) Citrix
5 14 (4.35%) Cisco
6 10 (3.11%) IBM
6 10 (3.11%) Informatica
7 9 (2.80%) NetApp
7 9 (2.80%) CA
8 8 (2.48%) HP
9 5 (1.55%) BMC
9 5 (1.55%) Business Objects
9 5 (1.55%) Salesforce.com
10 4 (1.24%) VocaLink
10 4 (1.24%) NCR
11 3 (0.93%) Dell
11 3 (0.93%) SAP
11 3 (0.93%) Cognos
11 3 (0.93%) Telerik
12 2 (0.62%) TSYS
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 6 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Cognizant
Posted: 16 hours ago
Teesside
Square One Resources
Salary: From £23,000 to £25,000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £26000 - £31000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Newton Blue
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
TEKsystems
Salary: £25000 - £38000 per annum + Bonus + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
North East
Nigel Wright Consultancy
Salary: Up to £36, 000
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
Spring Technology
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle-under-Lyme
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: From entry-Level up to £45,000 per annum DOE + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £32000.00 - £38000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Durham
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £28000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Stockton-on-Tees
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Tyne and Wear
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 8 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum DOE + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Sunderland
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Orchard Information Systems Ltd
Posted: 13 days ago