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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 10 4 6
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +2
Permanent jobs citing SQL 126 167 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 16.45% 20.10% 19.14%
As % of the Programming Languages category 29.51% 37.19% 38.70%
Number of salaries quoted 109 120 101
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £43,500 £50,000
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
427 449 323
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 55.74% 54.03% 49.46%
Number of salaries quoted 377 316 283
Average salary £38,000 £32,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.92% -10.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +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 28 August 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 28 August 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 -7 99 £37,500 +22.95% 27
Durham -1 23 £38,000 +19.68% 4
SQL
England

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 145 (58.47%) .NET
2 140 (56.45%) C#
3 123 (49.60%) ASP.NET
4 119 (47.98%) SQL Server
5 111 (44.76%) JavaScript
6 97 (39.11%) HTML
7 84 (33.87%) Agile Software Development
8 75 (30.24%) MVC
8 75 (30.24%) CSS
9 66 (26.61%) Microsoft
10 59 (23.79%) XML
11 57 (22.98%) T-SQL
12 47 (18.95%) ASP.NET MVC
13 43 (17.34%) Visual Studio
14 42 (16.94%) Scrum
14 42 (16.94%) .NET Framework
15 40 (16.13%) Oracle
16 35 (14.11%) Windows
16 35 (14.11%) Finance
17 33 (13.31%) VB.NET
18 32 (12.90%) SharePoint
18 32 (12.90%) jQuery
19 31 (12.50%) MS Excel
19 31 (12.50%) Java
19 31 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 30 (12.10%) Linux
21 28 (11.29%) Web Services
21 28 (11.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
21 28 (11.29%) HTML5
22 26 (10.48%) Team Foundation Server

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 32 (12.90%) SharePoint
2 17 (6.85%) CMS
3 10 (4.03%) MS Exchange
4 7 (2.82%) Umbraco
4 7 (2.82%) IIS
4 7 (2.82%) Apache
5 6 (2.42%) Exchange Server 2010
6 5 (2.02%) MQSeries
7 4 (1.61%) IBM Notes
7 4 (1.61%) Sitecore CMS
7 4 (1.61%) nginx
7 4 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (1.21%) Tomcat
8 3 (1.21%) Zope
8 3 (1.21%) Plone
8 3 (1.21%) Node.js
9 2 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (0.81%) Kentico
9 2 (0.81%) Lync
9 2 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 31 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.02%) MS Office
3 4 (1.61%) Photoshop
4 3 (1.21%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.40%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.40%) MS Project
5 1 (0.40%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.40%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 10 (4.03%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.61%) SAP ERP
3 3 (1.21%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (1.21%) Oracle 11i
3 3 (1.21%) Agresso
3 3 (1.21%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.81%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.40%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 11 (4.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (2.82%) SaaS
3 5 (2.02%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.40%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (6.05%) Intranet
2 8 (3.23%) Internet
3 6 (2.42%) SAN
4 5 (2.02%) Firewall
4 5 (2.02%) ATM
5 4 (1.61%) NAS
6 3 (1.21%) DNS
6 3 (1.21%) SSL
7 2 (0.81%) LAN
7 2 (0.81%) WAN
7 2 (0.81%) HTTP
7 2 (0.81%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (0.40%) Wireshark
8 1 (0.40%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 119 (47.98%) SQL Server
2 31 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 28 (11.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 26 (10.48%) MySQL
5 21 (8.47%) Oracle Database
6 20 (8.06%) Data Warehouse
7 18 (7.26%) Relational Database
8 14 (5.65%) SQL Server 2008
8 14 (5.65%) Oracle Database 10g
9 13 (5.24%) SQL Server 2005
9 13 (5.24%) RDBMS
10 12 (4.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 12 (4.84%) NoSQL
11 11 (4.44%) Oracle Reports
12 9 (3.63%) DB2
13 6 (2.42%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 5 (2.02%) Oracle Database 11g
14 5 (2.02%) MongoDB
15 4 (1.61%) Big Data
15 4 (1.61%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 43 (17.34%) Visual Studio
2 26 (10.48%) Team Foundation Server
3 15 (6.05%) Subversion
4 14 (5.65%) Selenium
4 14 (5.65%) Git (software)
5 10 (4.03%) JUnit
6 7 (2.82%) Oracle Forms
6 7 (2.82%) ProC
7 5 (2.02%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 5 (2.02%) TestNG
7 5 (2.02%) Hudson
7 5 (2.02%) Jenkins
8 4 (1.61%) WebDriver
9 3 (1.21%) SpecFlow
9 3 (1.21%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 3 (1.21%) JIRA
10 2 (0.81%) Redmine
11 1 (0.40%) SoapUI
11 1 (0.40%) Moq
11 1 (0.40%) ReSharper
General
1 35 (14.11%) Finance
2 10 (4.03%) Manufacturing
3 6 (2.42%) Retail
4 5 (2.02%) Retail Banking
4 5 (2.02%) Banking
5 3 (1.21%) Advertising
6 2 (0.81%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (0.81%) Marketing
7 1 (0.40%) Back Office
7 1 (0.40%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.40%) Local Government
7 1 (0.40%) Games
Job Titles
1 167 (67.34%) Developer
2 66 (26.61%) .NET Developer
3 42 (16.94%) Software Developer
4 35 (14.11%) Senior Developer
4 35 (14.11%) C# Developer
5 28 (11.29%) Analyst
6 26 (10.48%) C# .NET Developer
7 24 (9.68%) Senior .NET Developer
8 18 (7.26%) ASP.NET Developer
9 17 (6.85%) Test Analyst
10 14 (5.65%) Web Developer
11 13 (5.24%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 12 (4.84%) DBA
13 10 (4.03%) Oracle Developer
14 7 (2.82%) QA Engineer
14 7 (2.82%) Junior
15 6 (2.42%) Administrator
15 6 (2.42%) Oracle DBA
15 6 (2.42%) SQL DBA
15 6 (2.42%) Business Intelligence Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 145 (58.47%) .NET
2 123 (49.60%) ASP.NET
3 97 (39.11%) HTML
4 75 (30.24%) CSS
5 59 (23.79%) XML
6 47 (18.95%) ASP.NET MVC
7 42 (16.94%) .NET Framework
8 32 (12.90%) jQuery
9 28 (11.29%) HTML5
9 28 (11.29%) Web Services
10 24 (9.68%) Ajax
11 18 (7.26%) WPF
12 17 (6.85%) LINQ
13 16 (6.45%) WinForms
14 15 (6.05%) WCF
14 15 (6.05%) CSS3
15 13 (5.24%) Entity Framework
15 13 (5.24%) SOAP
16 12 (4.84%) RESTful
16 12 (4.84%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 18 (7.26%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (4.03%) Mobile App
3 9 (3.63%) Management Information System
4 6 (2.42%) Client/Server
4 6 (2.42%) Computer Science
5 5 (2.02%) Online Banking
5 5 (2.02%) Social Media
5 5 (2.02%) Data Structures
6 4 (1.61%) IVR
7 3 (1.21%) Statistics
8 2 (0.81%) E-Learning
8 2 (0.81%) Smart Meter
9 1 (0.40%) Embedded Systems
9 1 (0.40%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.40%) Data Integration
9 1 (0.40%) Device Driver
9 1 (0.40%) Mobile Games
9 1 (0.40%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.40%) NHS
9 1 (0.40%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 35 (14.11%) Windows
2 30 (12.10%) Linux
3 22 (8.87%) UNIX
4 5 (2.02%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (1.61%) CentOS
5 4 (1.61%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (1.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.81%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.40%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.40%) Debian
8 1 (0.40%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (33.87%) Agile Software Development
2 75 (30.24%) MVC
3 42 (16.94%) Scrum
4 23 (9.27%) OO
5 22 (8.87%) TDD
5 22 (8.87%) Waterfall
6 19 (7.66%) Web Development
7 18 (7.26%) ERP
8 17 (6.85%) CRM
9 16 (6.45%) SDLC
10 15 (6.05%) Mobile Development
10 15 (6.05%) Business Intelligence
11 12 (4.84%) Migration
12 11 (4.44%) ITIL
12 11 (4.44%) Test Automation
13 10 (4.03%) Software Engineering
13 10 (4.03%) Continuous Improvement
13 10 (4.03%) Data Modelling
14 9 (3.63%) Performance Tuning
14 9 (3.63%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 140 (56.45%) C#
2 111 (44.76%) JavaScript
3 57 (22.98%) T-SQL
4 33 (13.31%) VB.NET
5 31 (12.50%) Java
6 24 (9.68%) PL/SQL
7 15 (6.05%) C
7 15 (6.05%) C++
7 15 (6.05%) Python
8 13 (5.24%) PHP
9 9 (3.63%) Perl
10 6 (2.42%) VB
11 5 (2.02%) Scala
12 4 (1.61%) VB6
13 3 (1.21%) Ruby
13 3 (1.21%) PowerShell
13 3 (1.21%) Shell Script
14 2 (0.81%) Delphi
15 1 (0.40%) Objective-C
15 1 (0.40%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 19 (7.66%) Degree
2 14 (5.65%) Security Cleared
3 12 (4.84%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (3.23%) ISTQB
5 5 (2.02%) ISEB
6 4 (1.61%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (1.61%) MCSA
6 4 (1.61%) CCNA
6 4 (1.61%) SC Cleared
7 3 (1.21%) MCITP
7 3 (1.21%) MCSE
8 2 (0.81%) MCTS
9 1 (0.40%) CISA
9 1 (0.40%) GCIA
9 1 (0.40%) GCIH
9 1 (0.40%) MOS
9 1 (0.40%) CEH
9 1 (0.40%) CISSP
9 1 (0.40%) MCP
9 1 (0.40%) MCAD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.63%) QA
2 4 (1.61%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (4.44%) Active Directory
2 5 (2.02%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (1.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.21%) qmail
3 3 (1.21%) Postfix
3 3 (1.21%) Varnish
4 2 (0.81%) XenApp
4 2 (0.81%) XenServer
4 2 (0.81%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.81%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (1.21%) Puppet
1 3 (1.21%) HAProxy
1 3 (1.21%) Ansible
1 3 (1.21%) systemd
2 2 (0.81%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.40%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 66 (26.61%) Microsoft
2 40 (16.13%) Oracle
3 14 (5.65%) Sybase
4 8 (3.23%) SAP
4 8 (3.23%) Informatica
5 6 (2.42%) Sitecore
6 5 (2.02%) Pega
6 5 (2.02%) TSYS
6 5 (2.02%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (1.61%) Lotus
7 4 (1.61%) Cisco
7 4 (1.61%) VMware
8 3 (1.21%) Telerik
8 3 (1.21%) RedDot
8 3 (1.21%) HP
8 3 (1.21%) Red Hat
9 2 (0.81%) NetApp
9 2 (0.81%) Adobe
9 2 (0.81%) Dell
9 2 (0.81%) Citrix
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