The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 11 4 3
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -1
Permanent jobs citing SQL 99 145 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 19.76% 22.55% 20.64%
As % of the Programming Languages category 31.83% 38.67% 42.21%
Number of salaries quoted 87 98 82
Average salary £37,500 £30,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.95% -18.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,000 £23,600
10% offered a salary of more than £44,200 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
SQL
North East

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

Programming Languages Category
Tyne and Wear
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
311 375 244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 62.08% 58.32% 48.90%
Number of salaries quoted 283 260 211
Average salary £37,500 £31,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.96% -15.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £24,000 £22,800
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £40,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

SQL
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

SQL Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

SQL
Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

SQL Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

SQL
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
Newcastle upon Tyne -6 72 £40,000 +33.33% 22
Gateshead -4 20 £32,500 -10.95% 2
Sunderland -3 7 £40,000 +33.33% 2
SQL
North East

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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.

1 120 (59.41%) C#
1 120 (59.41%) .NET
2 103 (50.99%) ASP.NET
3 94 (46.53%) SQL Server
3 94 (46.53%) JavaScript
4 88 (43.56%) HTML
5 77 (38.12%) Agile Software Development
6 74 (36.63%) MVC
7 70 (34.65%) CSS
8 57 (28.22%) Microsoft
9 55 (27.23%) T-SQL
10 50 (24.75%) XML
11 47 (23.27%) ASP.NET MVC
12 42 (20.79%) Scrum
13 40 (19.80%) Oracle
14 37 (18.32%) .NET Framework
15 34 (16.83%) Windows
16 33 (16.34%) VB.NET
17 30 (14.85%) MS Excel
18 28 (13.86%) Finance
18 28 (13.86%) HTML5
19 26 (12.87%) Linux
20 25 (12.38%) Team Foundation Server
21 24 (11.88%) PL/SQL
21 24 (11.88%) Visual Studio
22 23 (11.39%) OO
23 21 (10.40%) jQuery
23 21 (10.40%) Oracle Database
23 21 (10.40%) TDD
24 20 (9.90%) Ajax

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 17 (8.42%) CMS
2 13 (6.44%) SharePoint
3 8 (3.96%) MS Exchange
4 7 (3.47%) IIS
4 7 (3.47%) Umbraco
5 6 (2.97%) Exchange Server 2010
6 5 (2.48%) MQSeries
7 4 (1.98%) Sitecore CMS
7 4 (1.98%) nginx
7 4 (1.98%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (1.49%) Apache
8 3 (1.49%) Tomcat
8 3 (1.49%) Zope
8 3 (1.49%) Plone
8 3 (1.49%) Node.js
9 2 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2003
9 2 (0.99%) Kentico
9 2 (0.99%) Lync
9 2 (0.99%) Zimbra
Applications
1 30 (14.85%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.98%) Photoshop
3 3 (1.49%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (1.49%) MS Office
4 1 (0.50%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.50%) MS Project
4 1 (0.50%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.50%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 3 (1.49%) Oracle 11i
1 3 (1.49%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (1.49%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (1.49%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (0.99%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.50%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 11 (5.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (2.48%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (2.48%) SaaS
3 1 (0.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.97%) SAN
2 5 (2.48%) ATM
2 5 (2.48%) Internet
2 5 (2.48%) Firewall
3 4 (1.98%) NAS
4 3 (1.49%) Intranet
4 3 (1.49%) DNS
4 3 (1.49%) SSL
5 2 (0.99%) LAN
5 2 (0.99%) WAN
5 2 (0.99%) HTTP
5 2 (0.99%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.50%) Wireshark
6 1 (0.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 94 (46.53%) SQL Server
2 21 (10.40%) Oracle Database
3 19 (9.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 17 (8.42%) Relational Database
5 16 (7.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 16 (7.92%) Data Warehouse
6 15 (7.43%) MySQL
7 14 (6.93%) Oracle Database 10g
8 12 (5.94%) RDBMS
8 12 (5.94%) SQL Server 2005
9 11 (5.45%) Oracle Reports
9 11 (5.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 10 (4.95%) SQL Server 2008
11 8 (3.96%) NoSQL
12 6 (2.97%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 5 (2.48%) Oracle Database 11g
13 5 (2.48%) DB2
14 4 (1.98%) VLDB
14 4 (1.98%) BusinessObjects
14 4 (1.98%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 25 (12.38%) Team Foundation Server
2 24 (11.88%) Visual Studio
3 15 (7.43%) Subversion
4 14 (6.93%) Git (software)
5 13 (6.44%) Selenium
6 10 (4.95%) JUnit
7 7 (3.47%) Oracle Forms
7 7 (3.47%) ProC
8 5 (2.48%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 5 (2.48%) TestNG
8 5 (2.48%) Hudson
8 5 (2.48%) Jenkins
9 4 (1.98%) WebDriver
10 3 (1.49%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 3 (1.49%) SpecFlow
11 1 (0.50%) SoapUI
11 1 (0.50%) JIRA
11 1 (0.50%) ReSharper
11 1 (0.50%) JMeter
11 1 (0.50%) NUnit
General
1 28 (13.86%) Finance
2 5 (2.48%) Banking
2 5 (2.48%) Retail
2 5 (2.48%) Retail Banking
3 4 (1.98%) Manufacturing
4 3 (1.49%) Advertising
5 2 (0.99%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (0.99%) Marketing
6 1 (0.50%) Back Office
6 1 (0.50%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.50%) Local Government
6 1 (0.50%) Games
Job Titles
1 129 (63.86%) Developer
2 62 (30.69%) .NET Developer
3 33 (16.34%) Senior Developer
4 32 (15.84%) C# Developer
5 27 (13.37%) Software Developer
6 25 (12.38%) Analyst
7 24 (11.88%) Senior .NET Developer
8 23 (11.39%) C# .NET Developer
9 18 (8.91%) ASP.NET Developer
10 16 (7.92%) Test Analyst
11 13 (6.44%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 12 (5.94%) DBA
13 11 (5.45%) Web Developer
14 10 (4.95%) Oracle Developer
15 7 (3.47%) Junior
16 6 (2.97%) Oracle DBA
16 6 (2.97%) Administrator
16 6 (2.97%) SQL DBA
16 6 (2.97%) QA Analyst
16 6 (2.97%) Business Intelligence Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 120 (59.41%) .NET
2 103 (50.99%) ASP.NET
3 88 (43.56%) HTML
4 70 (34.65%) CSS
5 50 (24.75%) XML
6 47 (23.27%) ASP.NET MVC
7 37 (18.32%) .NET Framework
8 28 (13.86%) HTML5
9 21 (10.40%) jQuery
10 20 (9.90%) Ajax
11 18 (8.91%) WPF
12 17 (8.42%) LINQ
12 17 (8.42%) Web Services
13 16 (7.92%) WinForms
14 15 (7.43%) WCF
14 15 (7.43%) CSS3
15 13 (6.44%) Entity Framework
15 13 (6.44%) SOAP
16 12 (5.94%) REST
17 10 (4.95%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 12 (5.94%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (4.46%) Management Information System
3 7 (3.47%) Mobile App
4 6 (2.97%) Client/Server
4 6 (2.97%) Computer Science
5 5 (2.48%) Online Banking
5 5 (2.48%) Data Structures
6 4 (1.98%) IVR
7 3 (1.49%) Statistics
7 3 (1.49%) Social Media
8 2 (0.99%) E-Learning
8 2 (0.99%) Smart Meter
9 1 (0.50%) Embedded Systems
9 1 (0.50%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.50%) Data Integration
9 1 (0.50%) Device Driver
9 1 (0.50%) Mobile Games
9 1 (0.50%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.50%) NHS
9 1 (0.50%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 34 (16.83%) Windows
2 26 (12.87%) Linux
3 18 (8.91%) UNIX
4 4 (1.98%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (1.98%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (1.98%) CentOS
5 3 (1.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.99%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.50%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (38.12%) Agile Software Development
2 74 (36.63%) MVC
3 42 (20.79%) Scrum
4 23 (11.39%) OO
5 21 (10.40%) TDD
6 20 (9.90%) Waterfall
7 16 (7.92%) SDLC
8 15 (7.43%) Mobile Development
8 15 (7.43%) Web Development
9 11 (5.45%) Test Automation
9 11 (5.45%) ITIL
9 11 (5.45%) Business Intelligence
10 10 (4.95%) Continuous Improvement
11 9 (4.46%) Performance Tuning
11 9 (4.46%) Mentoring
12 8 (3.96%) Test Management
12 8 (3.96%) Data Modelling
12 8 (3.96%) Migration
12 8 (3.96%) Content Management
12 8 (3.96%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 120 (59.41%) C#
2 94 (46.53%) JavaScript
3 55 (27.23%) T-SQL
4 33 (16.34%) VB.NET
5 24 (11.88%) PL/SQL
6 20 (9.90%) Java
7 14 (6.93%) C
7 14 (6.93%) C++
7 14 (6.93%) Python
8 8 (3.96%) Perl
9 6 (2.97%) PHP
9 6 (2.97%) VB
10 5 (2.48%) Scala
11 4 (1.98%) VB6
12 3 (1.49%) Ruby
12 3 (1.49%) PowerShell
12 3 (1.49%) Shell Script
13 2 (0.99%) Delphi
14 1 (0.50%) VBScript
14 1 (0.50%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 15 (7.43%) Degree
2 13 (6.44%) Security Cleared
3 12 (5.94%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (3.96%) ISTQB
5 4 (1.98%) SC Cleared
5 4 (1.98%) MCSA
5 4 (1.98%) CCNA
5 4 (1.98%) ISEB
5 4 (1.98%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (1.49%) MCSE
6 3 (1.49%) MCITP
7 2 (0.99%) MCTS
8 1 (0.50%) CISA
8 1 (0.50%) GCIA
8 1 (0.50%) GCIH
8 1 (0.50%) MOS
8 1 (0.50%) CEH
8 1 (0.50%) MCP
8 1 (0.50%) MCAD
8 1 (0.50%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.97%) QA
2 4 (1.98%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (5.45%) Active Directory
2 5 (2.48%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (1.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.49%) qmail
3 3 (1.49%) Postfix
3 3 (1.49%) Varnish
4 2 (0.99%) XenApp
4 2 (0.99%) XenServer
4 2 (0.99%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.99%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (1.49%) Puppet
1 3 (1.49%) HAProxy
1 3 (1.49%) Ansible
1 3 (1.49%) systemd
2 2 (0.99%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.50%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 57 (28.22%) Microsoft
2 40 (19.80%) Oracle
3 7 (3.47%) Informatica
4 6 (2.97%) Sitecore
5 5 (2.48%) Pega
5 5 (2.48%) TSYS
5 5 (2.48%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (1.98%) Cisco
6 4 (1.98%) VMware
7 3 (1.49%) Telerik
7 3 (1.49%) Sybase
7 3 (1.49%) SAP
7 3 (1.49%) HP
7 3 (1.49%) Red Hat
7 3 (1.49%) RedDot
8 2 (0.99%) NetApp
8 2 (0.99%) Adobe
8 2 (0.99%) Dell
8 2 (0.99%) Citrix
8 2 (0.99%) Cognizant
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Sunderland
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Gateshead
SolRecruitment
Salary: £30,000 - £40,000 per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Casmaco Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum Depending on experience
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Houghton Le Spring, Tyne and Wear
Leighton Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Newcastle, Staffordshire
Accenture
Posted: 10 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 11 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 17 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £32000.00 - £38000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + x2 Days Home Working, Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + Bonus!
Posted: 20 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: From entry-Level up to £45,000 per annum DOE + benefits
Posted: 22 days ago