Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Durham with a requirement for SQL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SQL over the 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
North East > Durham
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 8 8 6
Rank change year-on-year 0 -2 +3
Permanent jobs citing SQL 72 45 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Durham 20.75% 16.79% 23.49%
As % of the Programming Languages category 39.34% 36.29% 42.17%
Number of salaries quoted 62 43 85
Durham median annual salary £35,690 £34,000 £36,018
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.97% -5.60% +12.56%
10th Percentile £25,100 £27,500 £25,200
90th Percentile £51,250 £45,000 £41,700
North East median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% +4.17% +8.27%

SQL is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Durham with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Durham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 183 124 230
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Durham 52.74% 46.27% 55.69%
Number of salaries quoted 164 118 196
Durham median annual salary £35,000 £34,356 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.87% -14.11% +21.21%
10th Percentile £25,000 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £51,250 £54,475 £52,500
North East median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Durham

Job postings citing SQL as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Durham.

Job vacancy trend for SQL in Durham

SQL
Salary Trend in Durham

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

Salary trend for SQL in Durham

SQL
Salary Histogram in Durham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL in Durham over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL in Durham

SQL
Job Locations in Durham

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL within the Durham region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Darlington -5 14 £40,000 +14.29% 1
Stockton-on-Tees -5 8 £27,000 -10.00%
Bishop Auckland - 1 - -
Seaham - 1 £30,000 - 1
SQL
North East

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT jobs citing SQL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Durham region with a requirement for SQL.

1 43 (59.72%) .NET
2 40 (55.56%) Oracle
2 40 (55.56%) HTML
3 36 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 34 (47.22%) Business Intelligence
4 34 (47.22%) Oracle Database
5 30 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
6 29 (40.28%) Degree
7 28 (38.89%) .NET Framework
7 28 (38.89%) Computer Science
7 28 (38.89%) Finance
8 26 (36.11%) Marketing
8 26 (36.11%) Data Management
9 25 (34.72%) Manufacturing
9 25 (34.72%) Electronics
9 25 (34.72%) Telecoms
9 25 (34.72%) Programme Management
9 25 (34.72%) SAP
9 25 (34.72%) DataStax
9 25 (34.72%) Computer Science Degree
9 25 (34.72%) Digital Marketing
10 22 (30.56%) SQL Server
11 21 (29.17%) Microsoft
12 18 (25.00%) C#
13 14 (19.44%) CSS
14 13 (18.06%) Agile Software Development
14 13 (18.06%) MVC
15 12 (16.67%) SOAP
16 10 (13.89%) Web Services
17 9 (12.50%) Oracle Reports

SQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Durham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (8.33%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.17%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (2.78%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (2.78%) Confluence
3 2 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (2.78%) MS Exchange
3 2 (2.78%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (1.39%) CMS
4 1 (1.39%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.39%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (1.39%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (1.39%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (9.72%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.78%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (1.39%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.39%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.17%) SMS
2 2 (2.78%) DHCP
2 2 (2.78%) DNS
2 2 (2.78%) NetScaler
2 2 (2.78%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (47.22%) Oracle Database
2 25 (34.72%) DataStax
3 22 (30.56%) SQL Server
4 9 (12.50%) Oracle Reports
5 8 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (9.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 5 (6.94%) Relational Database
8 5 (6.94%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (5.56%) Azure SQL Database
9 4 (5.56%) SQL Server 2014
9 4 (5.56%) SQL Server 2016
10 3 (4.17%) OLAP
10 3 (4.17%) Oracle Database 11g
10 3 (4.17%) Oracle Discoverer
11 2 (2.78%) Oracle BI Publisher
11 2 (2.78%) Oracle Database 10g
11 2 (2.78%) Power BI
12 1 (1.39%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
Development Applications
1 6 (8.33%) Oracle Forms
2 5 (6.94%) JMeter
2 5 (6.94%) Selenium
3 4 (5.56%) Visual Studio
4 3 (4.17%) Appium
4 3 (4.17%) Git (software)
4 3 (4.17%) Jenkins
4 3 (4.17%) JIRA
4 3 (4.17%) JUnit
4 3 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (4.17%) TestNG
5 2 (2.78%) Artifactory
5 2 (2.78%) Bitbucket
5 2 (2.78%) Cucumber
5 2 (2.78%) LoadRunner
5 2 (2.78%) Maven
5 2 (2.78%) Ranorex
5 2 (2.78%) Robot Framework
5 2 (2.78%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 2 (2.78%) WebDriver
General
1 28 (38.89%) Finance
2 26 (36.11%) Marketing
3 25 (34.72%) Electronics
3 25 (34.72%) Manufacturing
3 25 (34.72%) Telecoms
4 4 (5.56%) Advertising
5 2 (2.78%) Billing
5 2 (2.78%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (2.78%) Retail
6 1 (1.39%) Games
Job Titles
1 49 (68.06%) Developer
2 32 (44.44%) Analyst
3 26 (36.11%) JavaScript Developer
3 26 (36.11%) Oracle Analyst
3 26 (36.11%) Oracle Developer
4 25 (34.72%) .NET Developer
4 25 (34.72%) Analyst Developer
4 25 (34.72%) Database Analyst
4 25 (34.72%) Database Developer
4 25 (34.72%) Oracle Database Developer
4 25 (34.72%) SQL Analyst
4 25 (34.72%) SQL Database Developer
4 25 (34.72%) SQL Developer
5 7 (9.72%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 7 (9.72%) Microsoft Developer
6 6 (8.33%) Software Developer
7 5 (6.94%) Applications Support
7 5 (6.94%) Applications Support Analyst
7 5 (6.94%) Test Engineer
7 5 (6.94%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (59.72%) .NET
2 40 (55.56%) HTML
3 28 (38.89%) .NET Framework
4 14 (19.44%) CSS
5 12 (16.67%) SOAP
6 10 (13.89%) Web Services
7 9 (12.50%) ASP.NET
7 9 (12.50%) REST
8 6 (8.33%) XML
9 3 (4.17%) AngularJS
9 3 (4.17%) HTML5
9 3 (4.17%) RESTful
10 2 (2.78%) Oracle ADF
10 2 (2.78%) XSLT
11 1 (1.39%) CSS3
11 1 (1.39%) JDBC
11 1 (1.39%) jQuery
11 1 (1.39%) KnockoutJS
11 1 (1.39%) Razor View Engine
11 1 (1.39%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 30 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
2 28 (38.89%) Computer Science
3 5 (6.94%) Greenfield Project
4 4 (5.56%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.39%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.39%) Graphic Design
5 1 (1.39%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.39%) NHS
5 1 (1.39%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.33%) Windows
2 3 (4.17%) Linux
3 2 (2.78%) Unix
3 2 (2.78%) Windows 7
3 2 (2.78%) Windows Server
3 2 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.39%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (47.22%) Business Intelligence
2 26 (36.11%) Data Management
3 25 (34.72%) Digital Marketing
3 25 (34.72%) Programme Management
4 13 (18.06%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (18.06%) MVC
5 8 (11.11%) Waterfall
6 7 (9.72%) CRM
6 7 (9.72%) ETL
7 6 (8.33%) ITIL
7 6 (8.33%) Test Automation
7 6 (8.33%) Web Development
8 5 (6.94%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (6.94%) Proactive Monitoring
9 4 (5.56%) User Stories
10 3 (4.17%) API Testing
10 3 (4.17%) BDD
10 3 (4.17%) Performance Monitoring
10 3 (4.17%) Performance Tuning
10 3 (4.17%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 36 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 18 (25.00%) C#
3 9 (12.50%) PL/SQL
3 9 (12.50%) T-SQL
4 5 (6.94%) Java
5 4 (5.56%) C
6 2 (2.78%) Ruby
7 1 (1.39%) PHP
7 1 (1.39%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 29 (40.28%) Degree
2 25 (34.72%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (6.94%) ISTQB
3 5 (6.94%) Security Cleared
4 3 (4.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (2.78%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 2 (2.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.11%) SLA
2 1 (1.39%) Actionable Recommendations
2 1 (1.39%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (2.78%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (2.78%) NetBackup
1 2 (2.78%) SCCM
1 2 (2.78%) XenMobile
2 1 (1.39%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 40 (55.56%) Oracle
2 25 (34.72%) SAP
3 21 (29.17%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.78%) Citrix
4 2 (2.78%) VMware