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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 5 8 6
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -2
Permanent jobs citing SQL 2 6 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sunderland 16.67% 15.38% 20.59%
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.00% 21.43% 43.75%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 7
Average salary £30,750 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.38% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,950 £24,750 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £32,550 £32,500 £36,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
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
8 28 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sunderland 66.67% 71.79% 47.06%
Number of salaries quoted 8 24 15
Average salary £35,750 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.14% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £23,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,750
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +0.62%

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 29 April 2016, 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 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (60.00%) C#
2 3 (60.00%) VB.NET
2 3 (60.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (40.00%) Asset Management
3 2 (40.00%) Subversion
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (40.00%) MVC
3 2 (40.00%) Finance
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle ERP
3 2 (40.00%) IIS
3 2 (40.00%) VBA
3 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (40.00%) VB
3 2 (40.00%) ERP
3 2 (40.00%) SAS
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (40.00%) SAS Certification
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle
3 2 (40.00%) Linux
3 2 (40.00%) Degree
3 2 (40.00%) Base SAS
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (40.00%) Performance Improvement
3 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
4 1 (20.00%) Mobile Application Development

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Sunderland by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 2 (40.00%) IIS
1 2 (40.00%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle ERP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) Base SAS
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (20.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Subversion
2 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) .NET Developer
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Developer
1 3 (60.00%) VB.NET Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET Developer
2 2 (40.00%) ERP Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Performance Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) VB Developer
2 2 (40.00%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Applications Developer
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Web Applications Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Applications Developer
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) .NET
2 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (20.00%) CSS
3 1 (20.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Asset Management
1 2 (40.00%) ERP
1 2 (40.00%) MVC
1 2 (40.00%) Performance Improvement
2 1 (20.00%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) C#
1 3 (60.00%) VB.NET
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (40.00%) VB
2 2 (40.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (40.00%) SAS Certification
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle