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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 10 5 5
Rank change year-on-year
-5 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL 2 8 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sunderland 4.55% 25.00% 20.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.52% 42.11% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 4
Average salary £28,750 £27,500 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -5.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,750 £23,900 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £29,750 £31,500 £40,200
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.35%
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
21 19 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sunderland 47.73% 59.38% 80.00%
Number of salaries quoted 21 19 16
Average salary £27,500 £30,000 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £38,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 1 October 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 5 (83.33%) C#
1 5 (83.33%) .NET
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 3 (50.00%) HTML
3 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (50.00%) CSS
3 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (33.33%) MVC
4 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
4 2 (33.33%) OO
4 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
4 2 (33.33%) Degree
4 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing
5 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (16.67%) QA
5 1 (16.67%) WCF
5 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
5 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
5 1 (16.67%) Mobile Application Development
5 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
5 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
5 1 (16.67%) CRM
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 1 (16.67%) Citrix
5 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
5 1 (16.67%) Web Services

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Sunderland by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 2 (33.33%) C# Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Systems Developer
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Software Developer
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (16.67%) Software Programmer
4 1 (16.67%) C# Software Developer
4 1 (16.67%) C# Programmer
4 1 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Programmer
4 1 (16.67%) Software Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Programmer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Software Developer
4 1 (16.67%) C# Software Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) .NET Software Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) .NET Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) .NET
2 3 (50.00%) HTML
2 3 (50.00%) CSS
3 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (16.67%) WCF
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
4 1 (16.67%) Web Services
4 1 (16.67%) XML
4 1 (16.67%) WinForms
4 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (33.33%) MVC
2 2 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (16.67%) CRM
3 1 (16.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) C#
2 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (16.67%) Citrix
1 1 (16.67%) VMware