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

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 4 6 3
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -3
Permanent jobs citing SQL 175 110 145
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 21.42% 16.85% 21.77%
As % of the Programming Languages category 38.21% 35.37% 40.50%
Number of salaries quoted 135 94 131
Average salary £36,500 £34,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.79% -1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,100 £24,500 £21,600
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
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
458 311 358
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 56.06% 47.63% 53.75%
Number of salaries quoted 361 276 316
Average salary £35,000 £34,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.44% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
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 22 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 22 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 +1 142 £35,000 -6.66% 45
Durham +3 18 £37,500 +32.74% 2
SQL
England

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 22 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.

1 141 (42.86%) C#
2 127 (38.60%) SQL Server
3 87 (26.44%) .NET
4 80 (24.32%) UNIX
5 77 (23.40%) Oracle
5 77 (23.40%) Microsoft
6 74 (22.49%) ASP.NET
6 74 (22.49%) XML
7 71 (21.58%) Java
7 71 (21.58%) Agile Software Development
8 67 (20.36%) HTML
9 65 (19.76%) C++
10 61 (18.54%) MS Excel
11 60 (18.24%) Linux
12 56 (17.02%) Windows
13 54 (16.41%) Web Services
14 53 (16.11%) Finance
15 52 (15.81%) T-SQL
16 48 (14.59%) Degree
17 47 (14.29%) JavaScript
18 45 (13.68%) CSS
19 38 (11.55%) Security Cleared
20 37 (11.25%) C
21 36 (10.94%) Team Foundation Server
22 34 (10.33%) Business Intelligence
22 34 (10.33%) Analytical Skills
23 32 (9.73%) ITIL
24 31 (9.42%) MVC
25 30 (9.12%) Ajax
25 30 (9.12%) WCF

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 20 (6.08%) BizTalk Server
2 17 (5.17%) SharePoint
3 12 (3.65%) IIS
4 9 (2.74%) MS Exchange
5 8 (2.43%) Exchange Server 2010
6 7 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2007
7 6 (1.82%) Oracle Workflow
7 6 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2003
8 5 (1.52%) Tornado
8 5 (1.52%) SharePoint 2010
8 5 (1.52%) nginx
8 5 (1.52%) SAS
8 5 (1.52%) Tomcat
9 2 (0.61%) Umbraco
9 2 (0.61%) WordPress
9 2 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2013
10 1 (0.30%) Node.js
10 1 (0.30%) Documentum
10 1 (0.30%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.30%) CMS
Applications
1 61 (18.54%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.82%) MS Office
3 2 (0.61%) SPSS
4 1 (0.30%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.30%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 15 (4.56%) Oracle Applications
2 14 (4.26%) Oracle EBS
3 12 (3.65%) Oracle EBS R12
4 9 (2.74%) Dynamics CRM
4 9 (2.74%) Dynamics AX
5 7 (2.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 6 (1.82%) Oracle General Ledger
7 5 (1.52%) Oracle Internet Expenses
7 5 (1.52%) Dynamics NAV
7 5 (1.52%) Oracle iRecruitment
8 4 (1.22%) BASE24
8 4 (1.22%) Pegasus Opera
8 4 (1.22%) Oracle iProcurement
9 2 (0.61%) Oracle Financials
9 2 (0.61%) Oracle Receivables
10 1 (0.30%) Oracle Payables
10 1 (0.30%) Remedy ITSM
10 1 (0.30%) Oracle 11i
10 1 (0.30%) Oracle HRMS
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.52%) SaaS
2 4 (1.22%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 12 (3.65%) SAN
2 10 (3.04%) Firewall
3 9 (2.74%) TCP/IP
4 7 (2.13%) HTTP
5 6 (1.82%) DNS
5 6 (1.82%) DHCP
6 4 (1.22%) Intranet
6 4 (1.22%) Internet
6 4 (1.22%) ATM
7 3 (0.91%) VoIP
8 2 (0.61%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (0.61%) WAN
8 2 (0.61%) LAN
9 1 (0.30%) Unified Communications
9 1 (0.30%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 127 (38.60%) SQL Server
2 30 (9.12%) Relational Database
3 27 (8.21%) SQL Server 2008
4 26 (7.90%) MySQL
5 24 (7.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 18 (5.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 18 (5.47%) Oracle Database
7 17 (5.17%) DB2
8 16 (4.86%) Oracle BI EE
9 10 (3.04%) Oracle Database 11g
9 10 (3.04%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 9 (2.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 8 (2.43%) Data Warehouse
12 7 (2.13%) SQL Server 2012
12 7 (2.13%) RDBMS
13 6 (1.82%) PostgreSQL
13 6 (1.82%) Crystal Reports
13 6 (1.82%) NoSQL
13 6 (1.82%) SQL Server 2005
13 6 (1.82%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 36 (10.94%) Team Foundation Server
2 28 (8.51%) Visual Studio
3 10 (3.04%) Selenium
4 7 (2.13%) Subversion
4 7 (2.13%) Oracle Forms
5 6 (1.82%) InstallShield
5 6 (1.82%) Git (software)
6 5 (1.52%) Facilita Forecast
6 5 (1.52%) QuickTest Pro
6 5 (1.52%) LoadRunner
7 4 (1.22%) ProC
8 3 (0.91%) NUnit
8 3 (0.91%) Redmine
9 2 (0.61%) Xcode
9 2 (0.61%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 2 (0.61%) JUnit
9 2 (0.61%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 2 (0.61%) MSTest
9 2 (0.61%) Mercurial
9 2 (0.61%) TestNG
General
1 53 (16.11%) Finance
2 18 (5.47%) Advertising
3 13 (3.95%) Telecoms
4 12 (3.65%) Marketing
5 9 (2.74%) Banking
6 8 (2.43%) Electronics
7 7 (2.13%) Retail
7 7 (2.13%) Manufacturing
7 7 (2.13%) Pharmaceutical
8 5 (1.52%) Games
9 4 (1.22%) German Language
Job Titles
1 151 (45.90%) Developer
2 66 (20.06%) Analyst
3 48 (14.59%) .NET Developer
4 41 (12.46%) Software Developer
5 32 (9.73%) DBA
6 31 (9.42%) Applications Support
7 30 (9.12%) Support Analyst
7 30 (9.12%) C# Developer
8 29 (8.81%) Consultant
9 24 (7.29%) Programmer
10 15 (4.56%) Test Analyst
11 14 (4.26%) ASP.NET Developer
11 14 (4.26%) SQL DBA
11 14 (4.26%) C# Software Developer
11 14 (4.26%) Oracle Applications Support
11 14 (4.26%) C# .NET Developer
12 13 (3.95%) Lead Developer
13 12 (3.65%) Technical Support
13 12 (3.65%) C++ Developer
13 12 (3.65%) Mainframe DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (26.44%) .NET
2 74 (22.49%) ASP.NET
2 74 (22.49%) XML
3 67 (20.36%) HTML
4 54 (16.41%) Web Services
5 45 (13.68%) CSS
6 30 (9.12%) Ajax
6 30 (9.12%) WCF
7 23 (6.99%) WinForms
8 22 (6.69%) SOAP
9 20 (6.08%) jQuery
10 16 (4.86%) WPF
10 16 (4.86%) HTML5
11 12 (3.65%) XSLT
11 12 (3.65%) ISPF
12 11 (3.34%) LINQ
12 11 (3.34%) .NET Framework
13 8 (2.43%) J2EE
13 8 (2.43%) ASP.NET MVC
14 7 (2.13%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 34 (10.33%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (6.99%) Client/Server
3 16 (4.86%) Mainframe
4 7 (2.13%) DTV
5 6 (1.82%) Replication
5 6 (1.82%) Clustering
5 6 (1.82%) Statistics
6 5 (1.52%) User Experience
6 5 (1.52%) Mobile App
6 5 (1.52%) PACS
6 5 (1.52%) Digital Media
6 5 (1.52%) Visualisation
6 5 (1.52%) EFT
6 5 (1.52%) Management Information System
6 5 (1.52%) Smartcard
7 4 (1.22%) EMV
7 4 (1.22%) Cryptography
7 4 (1.22%) Tandem
7 4 (1.22%) Computer Science
8 3 (0.91%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 80 (24.32%) UNIX
2 60 (18.24%) Linux
3 56 (17.02%) Windows
4 12 (3.65%) zOS
4 12 (3.65%) MVS
5 8 (2.43%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (2.13%) Android
7 5 (1.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (1.52%) Windows XP
7 5 (1.52%) FreeBSD
7 5 (1.52%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (1.22%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (1.22%) Windows 7
9 2 (0.61%) Solaris
9 2 (0.61%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.30%) Windows Mobile
10 1 (0.30%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (0.30%) CentOS
10 1 (0.30%) AIX
10 1 (0.30%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (21.58%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (10.33%) Business Intelligence
3 32 (9.73%) ITIL
4 31 (9.42%) MVC
5 30 (9.12%) Mentoring
6 24 (7.29%) CRM
7 23 (6.99%) Waterfall
8 22 (6.69%) Disaster Recovery
9 20 (6.08%) OO
10 18 (5.47%) Project Management
11 17 (5.17%) Migration
12 14 (4.26%) Scrum
13 13 (3.95%) ETL
14 12 (3.65%) Web Development
14 12 (3.65%) TDD
15 11 (3.34%) Business Continuity
15 11 (3.34%) Change Management
16 10 (3.04%) Service Management
16 10 (3.04%) Analytics
16 10 (3.04%) Domain-Driven Design
Programming Languages
1 141 (42.86%) C#
2 71 (21.58%) Java
3 65 (19.76%) C++
4 52 (15.81%) T-SQL
5 47 (14.29%) JavaScript
6 37 (11.25%) C
7 27 (8.21%) PL/SQL
8 24 (7.29%) VB
9 23 (6.99%) VB.NET
10 20 (6.08%) PHP
11 16 (4.86%) Shell Script
12 11 (3.34%) sed
12 11 (3.34%) Python
12 11 (3.34%) Perl
12 11 (3.34%) REXX
12 11 (3.34%) AWK
13 7 (2.13%) PowerShell
13 7 (2.13%) VBScript
14 6 (1.82%) Ruby
15 5 (1.52%) R
Qualifications
1 48 (14.59%) Degree
2 38 (11.55%) Security Cleared
3 14 (4.26%) SC Cleared
4 11 (3.34%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (1.52%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (1.52%) CCNA
5 5 (1.52%) Sun Certification
6 3 (0.91%) OCPJP
6 3 (0.91%) ISEB
6 3 (0.91%) Oracle Certification
7 2 (0.61%) MCDST
7 2 (0.61%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.30%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.30%) MCSE
8 1 (0.30%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (4.56%) QA
2 5 (1.52%) DICOM
3 4 (1.22%) ISO 8583
4 2 (0.61%) CDISC
5 1 (0.30%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (4.26%) Active Directory
2 11 (3.34%) Hyper-V
3 6 (1.82%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (1.52%) Microsoft App-V
5 3 (0.91%) XenDesktop
6 2 (0.61%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.30%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.30%) XenApp
7 1 (0.30%) XenServer
7 1 (0.30%) Samba
Systems Management
1 12 (3.65%) OMEGAMON
2 5 (1.52%) HAProxy
2 5 (1.52%) WSUS
3 3 (0.91%) SCCM
4 2 (0.61%) SCVMM
5 1 (0.30%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 77 (23.40%) Oracle
1 77 (23.40%) Microsoft
2 17 (5.17%) IBM
3 16 (4.86%) VMware
4 12 (3.65%) BMC
5 10 (3.04%) Cisco
5 10 (3.04%) CA
6 9 (2.74%) HP
6 9 (2.74%) Business Objects
6 9 (2.74%) SAP
7 8 (2.43%) Citrix
8 7 (2.13%) Informatica
9 6 (1.82%) Red Hat
10 5 (1.52%) Tableau
10 5 (1.52%) Alteryx
11 4 (1.22%) NCR
11 4 (1.22%) Pegasus
11 4 (1.22%) VocaLink
12 3 (0.91%) Mitel
12 3 (0.91%) Apple
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Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
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Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: From £24,000 to £27,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
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