The first table below looks at the demand for SQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sunderland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Sunderland region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 16 9 6
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -3
Permanent jobs citing SQL 1 7 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sunderland 2.38% 17.07% 20.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.70% 31.82% 24.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 6
Average salary £37,500 £30,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £36,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+5.47% +1.38%
Programming Languages Category
Sunderland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
27 22 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sunderland 64.29% 53.66% 83.33%
Number of salaries quoted 27 22 24
Average salary £27,500 £33,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,250 £27,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £38,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
SQL
Tyne and Wear

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Sunderland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL across the Sunderland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Sunderland

SQL
Salary Trend in Sunderland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL across the Sunderland region.

SQL Salary Trend in Sunderland

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sunderland

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Sunderland 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 7 (77.78%) .NET
1 7 (77.78%) SQL Server
1 7 (77.78%) C#
2 5 (55.56%) Degree
2 5 (55.56%) MVC
3 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET
4 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
5 2 (22.22%) Load Balancing
5 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
5 2 (22.22%) QA
5 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (22.22%) Hyper-V
5 2 (22.22%) T-SQL
5 2 (22.22%) HTML
5 2 (22.22%) Firewall
5 2 (22.22%) CSS
5 2 (22.22%) XML
5 2 (22.22%) Windows
5 2 (22.22%) OO
5 2 (22.22%) VMware
5 2 (22.22%) WinForms
5 2 (22.22%) Citrix
5 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
6 1 (11.11%) ERP
6 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
6 1 (11.11%) VB.NET
6 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Sunderland by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Sunderland 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.

Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (77.78%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Systems Developer
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Software Developer
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (22.22%) Web Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (77.78%) .NET
2 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET
3 2 (22.22%) HTML
3 2 (22.22%) CSS
3 2 (22.22%) XML
3 2 (22.22%) WinForms
3 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (11.11%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 1 (11.11%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) MVC
2 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
2 2 (22.22%) Load Balancing
2 2 (22.22%) OO
3 1 (11.11%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) C#
2 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (22.22%) T-SQL
4 1 (11.11%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) QA
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (22.22%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) VMware
1 2 (22.22%) Citrix
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft