The table below looks at the statistics 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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 5 12 6
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -6
Permanent jobs citing SQL 22 5 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sunderland 38.60% 9.09% 24.32%
As % of the Programming Languages category 51.16% 23.81% 27.27%
Number of salaries quoted 22 5 9
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,850 £30,500 £19,700
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -
SQL
Tyne and Wear

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Sunderland region.

Programming Languages Category
Sunderland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
43 21 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sunderland 75.44% 38.18% 89.19%
Number of salaries quoted 43 19 28
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,450 £25,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,092 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 30 January 2015, 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 15 (62.50%) C#
2 14 (58.33%) Visual Studio
3 13 (54.17%) Automotive
3 13 (54.17%) Manufacturing
4 12 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (45.83%) MCPD
5 11 (45.83%) Scrum
5 11 (45.83%) Degree
5 11 (45.83%) Microsoft Certification
5 11 (45.83%) MCSD
6 6 (25.00%) SQL Server
7 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
8 4 (16.67%) Active Directory
8 4 (16.67%) Project Management
8 4 (16.67%) Windows
8 4 (16.67%) DHCP
8 4 (16.67%) TCP/IP
8 4 (16.67%) DNS
8 4 (16.67%) SSL
8 4 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
8 4 (16.67%) PowerShell
8 4 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (16.67%) Replication
8 4 (16.67%) VMware
8 4 (16.67%) Clustering
9 3 (12.50%) T-SQL
9 3 (12.50%) .NET
10 2 (8.33%) Web Services

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Sunderland by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.17%) CMS
1 1 (4.17%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.67%) DHCP
1 4 (16.67%) TCP/IP
1 4 (16.67%) DNS
1 4 (16.67%) SSL
2 1 (4.17%) SAN
2 1 (4.17%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 14 (58.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (54.17%) Automotive
1 13 (54.17%) Manufacturing
2 2 (8.33%) Finance
3 1 (4.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (83.33%) Developer
2 12 (50.00%) Software Developer
3 4 (16.67%) DBA
3 4 (16.67%) C# Developer
4 3 (12.50%) SQL DBA
4 3 (12.50%) Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) .NET Software Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) .NET Programmer
5 1 (4.17%) C# Software Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) SQL Developer
5 1 (4.17%) .NET Developer
5 1 (4.17%) C# Programmer
5 1 (4.17%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (4.17%) SQL Programmer
5 1 (4.17%) Software Programmer
5 1 (4.17%) C# Software Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Software Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.50%) .NET
2 2 (8.33%) Web Services
3 1 (4.17%) .NET Framework
3 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (4.17%) WCF
3 1 (4.17%) HTML
3 1 (4.17%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Replication
1 4 (16.67%) Clustering
2 1 (4.17%) EqualLogic
2 1 (4.17%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.67%) Windows
1 4 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
1 4 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (45.83%) Scrum
3 4 (16.67%) Project Management
4 1 (4.17%) Software Engineering
4 1 (4.17%) Web Development
4 1 (4.17%) Mobile Application Development
4 1 (4.17%) Time Management
4 1 (4.17%) Change Management
4 1 (4.17%) MVC
4 1 (4.17%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 15 (62.50%) C#
2 4 (16.67%) PowerShell
3 3 (12.50%) T-SQL
4 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 11 (45.83%) MCPD
1 11 (45.83%) Degree
1 11 (45.83%) Microsoft Certification
1 11 (45.83%) MCSD
System Software
1 4 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 4 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
2 4 (16.67%) VMware
3 2 (8.33%) Twitter
4 1 (4.17%) Dell