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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 10 5 7
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +2
Permanent jobs citing SQL 134 154 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 17.11% 19.32% 18.63%
As % of the Programming Languages category 26.91% 36.58% 34.27%
Number of salaries quoted 114 134 107
Average salary £36,000 £32,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -14.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,150 £22,000 £27,300
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £47,500 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +6.94%
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
498 421 356
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 63.60% 52.82% 54.35%
Number of salaries quoted 439 354 319
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £22,600 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 3 July 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 3 July 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 -6 107 £35,000 +9.37% 31
Durham -9 21 £38,000 +16.92% 2
SQL
England

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

1 157 (53.04%) .NET
2 155 (52.36%) C#
3 147 (49.66%) SQL Server
4 121 (40.88%) ASP.NET
5 106 (35.81%) JavaScript
6 99 (33.45%) HTML
7 97 (32.77%) Agile Software Development
8 93 (31.42%) Microsoft
9 80 (27.03%) MVC
10 69 (23.31%) T-SQL
10 69 (23.31%) CSS
11 65 (21.96%) Windows
12 62 (20.95%) .NET Framework
13 57 (19.26%) XML
14 55 (18.58%) Oracle
15 48 (16.22%) Visual Studio
15 48 (16.22%) Scrum
16 47 (15.88%) jQuery
16 47 (15.88%) ASP.NET MVC
17 40 (13.51%) Microsoft Certification
18 37 (12.50%) OO
18 37 (12.50%) Finance
19 35 (11.82%) MS Excel
19 35 (11.82%) Team Foundation Server
20 34 (11.49%) Degree
20 34 (11.49%) SharePoint
20 34 (11.49%) Java
21 33 (11.15%) Web Services
21 33 (11.15%) SQL Server 2008
21 33 (11.15%) HTML5

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 34 (11.49%) SharePoint
2 24 (8.11%) CMS
3 19 (6.42%) IIS
4 16 (5.41%) MS Exchange
5 14 (4.73%) BizTalk Server
6 11 (3.72%) Exchange Server 2007
6 11 (3.72%) Exchange Server 2010
7 9 (3.04%) SharePoint 2010
7 9 (3.04%) SharePoint 2013
8 7 (2.36%) Apache
8 7 (2.36%) Umbraco
9 6 (2.03%) Oracle Workflow
9 6 (2.03%) MQSeries
9 6 (2.03%) Orchard CMS
10 4 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2003
10 4 (1.35%) Lync
10 4 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2013
10 4 (1.35%) IBM Notes
10 4 (1.35%) Sitecore CMS
10 4 (1.35%) nginx
Applications
1 35 (11.82%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.03%) MS Office
3 4 (1.35%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (1.35%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.34%) MS Project
4 1 (0.34%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.34%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 15 (5.07%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (2.03%) Oracle Applications
3 5 (1.69%) SAP ERP
4 4 (1.35%) Agresso
4 4 (1.35%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.68%) Magento
6 1 (0.34%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 24 (8.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (3.38%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (3.04%) Office 365
4 6 (2.03%) Taleo
5 4 (1.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.38%) Intranet
1 10 (3.38%) Internet
1 10 (3.38%) Firewall
2 9 (3.04%) SAN
3 7 (2.36%) DNS
3 7 (2.36%) SSL
3 7 (2.36%) ATM
4 5 (1.69%) WAN
5 4 (1.35%) DHCP
5 4 (1.35%) LAN
5 4 (1.35%) TCP/IP
5 4 (1.35%) Wi-Fi
5 4 (1.35%) NAS
6 2 (0.68%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 147 (49.66%) SQL Server
2 33 (11.15%) SQL Server 2008
3 32 (10.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 25 (8.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 21 (7.09%) Oracle Database
5 21 (7.09%) Relational Database
6 20 (6.76%) Data Warehouse
7 19 (6.42%) MySQL
8 15 (5.07%) RDBMS
8 15 (5.07%) SQL Server 2005
9 13 (4.39%) Oracle Database 10g
10 11 (3.72%) Oracle Reports
10 11 (3.72%) NoSQL
11 10 (3.38%) DB2
12 9 (3.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 7 (2.36%) MongoDB
14 6 (2.03%) Oracle Discoverer
15 5 (1.69%) Oracle OWB
15 5 (1.69%) Oracle ODI
16 4 (1.35%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 48 (16.22%) Visual Studio
2 35 (11.82%) Team Foundation Server
3 18 (6.08%) Subversion
4 17 (5.74%) Git (software)
5 10 (3.38%) Selenium
6 7 (2.36%) Oracle Forms
6 7 (2.36%) ProC
7 6 (2.03%) JUnit
7 6 (2.03%) NUnit
7 6 (2.03%) JIRA
7 6 (2.03%) Moq
8 5 (1.69%) Redmine
9 3 (1.01%) SpecFlow
9 3 (1.01%) WebDriver
9 3 (1.01%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 2 (0.68%) ReSharper
10 2 (0.68%) WATIR
10 2 (0.68%) Rational Functional Tester
10 2 (0.68%) Mercurial
11 1 (0.34%) Sahi
General
1 37 (12.50%) Finance
2 17 (5.74%) Manufacturing
3 10 (3.38%) Retail
4 9 (3.04%) Banking
4 9 (3.04%) Automotive
5 7 (2.36%) Back Office
5 7 (2.36%) Retail Banking
6 3 (1.01%) Marketing
6 3 (1.01%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (0.68%) Advertising
7 2 (0.68%) Local Government
8 1 (0.34%) Games
8 1 (0.34%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 181 (61.15%) Developer
2 59 (19.93%) .NET Developer
3 49 (16.55%) Software Developer
4 34 (11.49%) C# Developer
5 32 (10.81%) Analyst
5 32 (10.81%) Senior Developer
6 26 (8.78%) C# .NET Developer
7 23 (7.77%) DBA
8 17 (5.74%) Senior .NET Developer
9 16 (5.41%) ASP.NET Developer
9 16 (5.41%) SQL DBA
10 14 (4.73%) Test Analyst
10 14 (4.73%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 13 (4.39%) Oracle Developer
12 12 (4.05%) Web Developer
13 11 (3.72%) Junior
14 9 (3.04%) Applications Support
14 9 (3.04%) SharePoint Developer
15 8 (2.70%) C# Software Developer
15 8 (2.70%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 157 (53.04%) .NET
2 121 (40.88%) ASP.NET
3 99 (33.45%) HTML
4 69 (23.31%) CSS
5 62 (20.95%) .NET Framework
6 57 (19.26%) XML
7 47 (15.88%) jQuery
7 47 (15.88%) ASP.NET MVC
8 33 (11.15%) HTML5
8 33 (11.15%) Web Services
9 32 (10.81%) WCF
10 24 (8.11%) WinForms
11 21 (7.09%) Ajax
11 21 (7.09%) WPF
11 21 (7.09%) Entity Framework
12 19 (6.42%) RESTful
13 18 (6.08%) CSS3
14 14 (4.73%) LINQ
15 12 (4.05%) ASP.NET Web API
16 11 (3.72%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 18 (6.08%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (2.70%) Computer Science
2 8 (2.70%) Mobile App
3 7 (2.36%) Online Banking
3 7 (2.36%) Management Information System
4 6 (2.03%) Client/Server
4 6 (2.03%) N-Tier
4 6 (2.03%) IVR
5 4 (1.35%) Replication
5 4 (1.35%) Clustering
6 3 (1.01%) E-Learning
6 3 (1.01%) Data Structures
7 2 (0.68%) W3C
7 2 (0.68%) Data Integration
7 2 (0.68%) Smart Meter
8 1 (0.34%) EqualLogic
8 1 (0.34%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (0.34%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.34%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.34%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 65 (21.96%) Windows
2 26 (8.78%) Linux
3 19 (6.42%) UNIX
4 17 (5.74%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (3.72%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (2.70%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (1.35%) CentOS
7 4 (1.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.34%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.34%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.34%) Debian
8 1 (0.34%) Android
8 1 (0.34%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (32.77%) Agile Software Development
2 80 (27.03%) MVC
3 48 (16.22%) Scrum
4 37 (12.50%) OO
5 28 (9.46%) CRM
6 22 (7.43%) ERP
6 22 (7.43%) Waterfall
7 21 (7.09%) Migration
7 21 (7.09%) SDLC
8 20 (6.76%) Web Development
9 19 (6.42%) TDD
10 17 (5.74%) Project Management
11 15 (5.07%) Software Testing
11 15 (5.07%) Test Automation
12 14 (4.73%) Business Intelligence
13 13 (4.39%) Continuous Improvement
13 13 (4.39%) Software Engineering
14 12 (4.05%) Data Modelling
15 11 (3.72%) ITIL
15 11 (3.72%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 155 (52.36%) C#
2 106 (35.81%) JavaScript
3 69 (23.31%) T-SQL
4 34 (11.49%) Java
5 31 (10.47%) PL/SQL
5 31 (10.47%) VB.NET
6 22 (7.43%) C++
7 16 (5.41%) C
8 13 (4.39%) VB
9 11 (3.72%) PHP
10 9 (3.04%) Python
10 9 (3.04%) VB6
11 8 (2.70%) PowerShell
11 8 (2.70%) Scala
12 4 (1.35%) Shell Script
12 4 (1.35%) Perl
13 3 (1.01%) Ruby
14 2 (0.68%) Delphi
15 1 (0.34%) PHP5
15 1 (0.34%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 40 (13.51%) Microsoft Certification
2 34 (11.49%) Degree
3 17 (5.74%) Security Cleared
3 17 (5.74%) MCSD
4 9 (3.04%) MCP
4 9 (3.04%) MCAD
4 9 (3.04%) MCTS
4 9 (3.04%) ISTQB
5 8 (2.70%) MCPD
6 6 (2.03%) MCSA
7 5 (1.69%) CCNA
7 5 (1.69%) ISEB
7 5 (1.69%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (1.69%) MCSE
8 4 (1.35%) SC Cleared
9 2 (0.68%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 1 (0.34%) Sun Certification
10 1 (0.34%) MOS
10 1 (0.34%) HNC
10 1 (0.34%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.36%) SLA
1 7 (2.36%) QA
System Software
1 16 (5.41%) Active Directory
2 10 (3.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (1.69%) Oracle RAC
4 4 (1.35%) Hyper-V
4 4 (1.35%) VMware ESX
4 4 (1.35%) XenApp
4 4 (1.35%) XenServer
5 3 (1.01%) Varnish
5 3 (1.01%) qmail
5 3 (1.01%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 3 (1.01%) HP Quality Center
1 3 (1.01%) Puppet
1 3 (1.01%) HAProxy
1 3 (1.01%) Ansible
1 3 (1.01%) systemd
2 1 (0.34%) OpenView
2 1 (0.34%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (0.34%) SCOM
Vendors
1 93 (31.42%) Microsoft
2 55 (18.58%) Oracle
3 12 (4.05%) VMware
4 10 (3.38%) Salesforce.com
4 10 (3.38%) Sybase
5 9 (3.04%) SAP
6 8 (2.70%) Informatica
7 7 (2.36%) TSYS
8 6 (2.03%) Pega
9 4 (1.35%) Sitecore
9 4 (1.35%) NetApp
9 4 (1.35%) Lotus
9 4 (1.35%) Red Hat
9 4 (1.35%) Citrix
9 4 (1.35%) Cognizant
9 4 (1.35%) Cisco
9 4 (1.35%) Business Objects
10 3 (1.01%) Adobe
10 3 (1.01%) RedDot
10 3 (1.01%) Telerik
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: Dependent upon experience
Posted: 12 hours ago
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
IT Connections
Salary: £25,000 to £35,000
Posted: 12 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Reed Technology
Salary: £27000 - £35000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
NHS BSA
Salary: Up to £46,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
North East
Nigel Wright Consultancy
Salary: 35,000 - 40,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Teeside
Square One Resources
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Tyneside
Nigel Wright Consultancy
Salary: £40, 000
Posted: 2 days ago
North East
Nigel Wright Consultancy
Salary: £40, 000 plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Tyne and Wear
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Sunderland, Tyne and Wear
Lea Consultancy Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Sunderland, Tyne and Wear
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £34,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £30k - 45k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: From entry-Level up to £45,000 per annum DOE + benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: From £22,000 to £39,000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum DOE + Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: From £22,000 to £39,000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago