Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
England > North East
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 4 5 8
Rank change year-on-year +1 +3 -4
Permanent jobs citing SQL 266 306 310
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 19.75% 20.20% 19.83%
As % of the Programming Languages category 41.43% 39.48% 34.99%
Number of salaries quoted 241 262 274
North East median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,009
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +4.14% +10.80%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,750 £25,500
90th Percentile £55,000 £49,875 £45,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 the North East with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
North East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 642 775 886
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 47.66% 51.16% 56.69%
Number of salaries quoted 582 670 783
North East median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,363 £25,500
90th Percentile £55,000 £52,500 £51,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing SQL as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for SQL in the North East

SQL
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Salary trend for SQL in the North East

SQL
Salary Histogram in the North East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL in the North East over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL in the North East

SQL
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL within the North East region over the 6 months to 18 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
Tyne and Wear +2 182 £40,000 - 15
Durham -1 71 £35,690 +4.97% 1
Northumberland -2 9 £40,000 +28.00%
SQL
England

For the 6 months to 18 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 North East region with a requirement for SQL.

1 99 (37.22%) .NET
2 96 (36.09%) HTML
3 94 (35.34%) JavaScript
4 84 (31.58%) SQL Server
5 78 (29.32%) Oracle
6 74 (27.82%) C#
7 68 (25.56%) Microsoft
8 66 (24.81%) Degree
9 63 (23.68%) CSS
10 62 (23.31%) Agile Software Development
11 60 (22.56%) Windows
12 46 (17.29%) Finance
12 46 (17.29%) Oracle Database
13 45 (16.92%) Business Intelligence
14 44 (16.54%) MVC
15 41 (15.41%) Analytical Skills
16 40 (15.04%) Computer Science
17 39 (14.66%) HTML5
18 37 (13.91%) Linux
18 37 (13.91%) T-SQL
19 35 (13.16%) Microsoft Azure
20 34 (12.78%) .NET Framework
20 34 (12.78%) Java
20 34 (12.78%) ASP.NET
21 31 (11.65%) Relational Database
22 29 (10.90%) DevOps
23 28 (10.53%) Web Development
23 28 (10.53%) Manufacturing
23 28 (10.53%) SAP
23 28 (10.53%) PHP

SQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 15 (5.64%) nginx
2 12 (4.51%) IIS
3 9 (3.38%) MS Exchange
3 9 (3.38%) SharePoint
4 8 (3.01%) BizTalk Server
4 8 (3.01%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (2.26%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (1.50%) Confluence
7 3 (1.13%) SharePoint Server
8 2 (0.75%) Apache
8 2 (0.75%) CMS
8 2 (0.75%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.38%) Documentum
9 1 (0.38%) Drupal
9 1 (0.38%) JBoss
9 1 (0.38%) SAS
9 1 (0.38%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.38%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.38%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 11 (4.14%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (1.50%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (1.13%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.38%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.38%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 12 (4.51%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (3.38%) Dynamics NAV
3 4 (1.50%) Magento
4 2 (0.75%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.75%) Dynamics GP
4 2 (0.75%) Retail-J
4 2 (0.75%) Sage X3
5 1 (0.38%) Infor M3
5 1 (0.38%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.38%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.38%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 35 (13.16%) Microsoft Azure
2 26 (9.77%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.50%) Office 365
4 2 (0.75%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.38%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (0.38%) GitHub
5 1 (0.38%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (7.52%) SMS
2 13 (4.89%) SSL
3 6 (2.26%) SAN
4 4 (1.50%) Internet
5 3 (1.13%) Firewall
6 2 (0.75%) DHCP
6 2 (0.75%) DNS
6 2 (0.75%) Intranet
6 2 (0.75%) LAN
6 2 (0.75%) NetScaler
6 2 (0.75%) VLAN
6 2 (0.75%) VoIP
6 2 (0.75%) WAN
6 2 (0.75%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.38%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (31.58%) SQL Server
2 46 (17.29%) Oracle Database
3 31 (11.65%) Relational Database
4 25 (9.40%) DataStax
5 22 (8.27%) NoSQL
6 20 (7.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 18 (6.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 16 (6.02%) MongoDB
8 16 (6.02%) RDBMS
9 15 (5.64%) SQL Server 2012
10 12 (4.51%) Data Warehouse
10 12 (4.51%) Oracle Reports
11 10 (3.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 8 (3.01%) SQL Server 2008
13 7 (2.63%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 7 (2.63%) MySQL
13 7 (2.63%) Power BI
14 6 (2.26%) Oracle Database 11g
14 6 (2.26%) Oracle Database 12c
14 6 (2.26%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 15 (5.64%) Git (software)
2 14 (5.26%) Selenium
3 13 (4.89%) Team Foundation Server
4 12 (4.51%) JIRA
5 10 (3.76%) Cucumber
6 8 (3.01%) Oracle Forms
6 8 (3.01%) Subversion
7 7 (2.63%) Jenkins
7 7 (2.63%) JMeter
8 6 (2.26%) Maven
9 5 (1.88%) Ranorex
9 5 (1.88%) Visual Studio
10 4 (1.50%) LoadRunner
10 4 (1.50%) Robot Framework
10 4 (1.50%) SoapUI
10 4 (1.50%) WebDriver
11 3 (1.13%) Appium
11 3 (1.13%) Gradle
11 3 (1.13%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 3 (1.13%) TestNG
General
1 46 (17.29%) Finance
2 28 (10.53%) Manufacturing
3 26 (9.77%) Marketing
4 25 (9.40%) Electronics
4 25 (9.40%) Telecoms
5 19 (7.14%) Advertising
5 19 (7.14%) Automotive
6 14 (5.26%) Retail
7 4 (1.50%) Games
7 4 (1.50%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (0.75%) Banking
8 2 (0.75%) Billing
9 1 (0.38%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 128 (48.12%) Developer
2 65 (24.44%) Analyst
3 59 (22.18%) .NET Developer
4 44 (16.54%) SQL Developer
5 38 (14.29%) SQL Analyst
6 30 (11.28%) C# Developer
7 29 (10.90%) Oracle Developer
8 28 (10.53%) Oracle Analyst
9 27 (10.15%) JavaScript Developer
10 26 (9.77%) Database Developer
10 26 (9.77%) SQL Database Developer
11 25 (9.40%) Analyst Developer
11 25 (9.40%) Database Analyst
11 25 (9.40%) Oracle Database Developer
11 25 (9.40%) Software Developer
12 23 (8.65%) C# .NET Developer
12 23 (8.65%) Senior Developer
13 22 (8.27%) Web Developer
14 20 (7.52%) DBA
15 18 (6.77%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 99 (37.22%) .NET
2 96 (36.09%) HTML
3 63 (23.68%) CSS
4 39 (14.66%) HTML5
5 34 (12.78%) .NET Framework
5 34 (12.78%) ASP.NET
6 27 (10.15%) Web Services
7 22 (8.27%) AngularJS
7 22 (8.27%) Node.js
8 20 (7.52%) SOAP
8 20 (7.52%) XML
9 16 (6.02%) jQuery
10 14 (5.26%) ASP.NET Web API
10 14 (5.26%) REST
11 13 (4.89%) CherryPy
11 13 (4.89%) CSS3
12 10 (3.76%) ASP.NET MVC
13 8 (3.01%) Django
13 8 (3.01%) RESTful
14 6 (2.26%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 41 (15.41%) Analytical Skills
2 40 (15.04%) Computer Science
3 16 (6.02%) Management Information System
4 12 (4.51%) Greenfield Project
5 7 (2.63%) Clustering
6 6 (2.26%) Client/Server
6 6 (2.26%) Virtual Team
7 3 (1.13%) Mobile App
8 2 (0.75%) Data Structures
8 2 (0.75%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.75%) iSeries
8 2 (0.75%) User Experience
9 1 (0.38%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.38%) Derivative
9 1 (0.38%) Fintech
9 1 (0.38%) Hedge funds
9 1 (0.38%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.38%) Internet of Things
9 1 (0.38%) NHS
9 1 (0.38%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 60 (22.56%) Windows
2 37 (13.91%) Linux
3 24 (9.02%) Windows Server
4 23 (8.65%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (4.14%) Unix
5 11 (4.14%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (2.26%) Oracle Linux
7 4 (1.50%) Windows 7
8 2 (0.75%) Windows 8
8 2 (0.75%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (23.31%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (16.92%) Business Intelligence
3 44 (16.54%) MVC
4 29 (10.90%) DevOps
5 28 (10.53%) Web Development
6 26 (9.77%) Data Management
7 25 (9.40%) Digital Marketing
7 25 (9.40%) Programme Management
8 24 (9.02%) ITIL
9 20 (7.52%) Test Automation
10 18 (6.77%) Mentoring
10 18 (6.77%) Performance Tuning
11 17 (6.39%) Software Architecture
11 17 (6.39%) Waterfall
12 14 (5.26%) B2C
12 14 (5.26%) CRM
12 14 (5.26%) ETL
12 14 (5.26%) Open Source
12 14 (5.26%) Test Scripting
13 13 (4.89%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 94 (35.34%) JavaScript
2 74 (27.82%) C#
3 37 (13.91%) T-SQL
4 34 (12.78%) Java
5 28 (10.53%) PHP
6 25 (9.40%) Python
7 17 (6.39%) Ruby
8 15 (5.64%) PL/SQL
9 10 (3.76%) C
9 10 (3.76%) PowerShell
10 7 (2.63%) Perl
11 6 (2.26%) Go
12 5 (1.88%) VB
13 4 (1.50%) C++
13 4 (1.50%) VB.NET
14 3 (1.13%) Bash Shell
14 3 (1.13%) ES6
14 3 (1.13%) Tcl
15 2 (0.75%) R
15 2 (0.75%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 66 (24.81%) Degree
2 28 (10.53%) Computer Science Degree
3 22 (8.27%) Security Cleared
4 15 (5.64%) Microsoft Certification
5 11 (4.14%) ISEB
6 10 (3.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 8 (3.01%) MCSA
8 7 (2.63%) ISTQB
9 6 (2.26%) ISEB Practitioner
9 6 (2.26%) Oracle Certification
10 4 (1.50%) AWS Certification
10 4 (1.50%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
11 3 (1.13%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 1 (0.38%) CIMA
12 1 (0.38%) ITIL Certification
12 1 (0.38%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (4.89%) QA
2 9 (3.38%) SLA
3 5 (1.88%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.38%) Actionable Recommendations
4 1 (0.38%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 13 (4.89%) Active Directory
2 9 (3.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (3.01%) Virtual Machines
4 7 (2.63%) Hyper-V
5 6 (2.26%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (0.75%) Docker
Systems Management
1 13 (4.89%) HAProxy
2 8 (3.01%) Opsview
3 6 (2.26%) Data Guard
3 6 (2.26%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 4 (1.50%) Nagios
4 4 (1.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 2 (0.75%) Kubernetes
5 2 (0.75%) NetBackup
5 2 (0.75%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.75%) Puppet
5 2 (0.75%) SCCM
5 2 (0.75%) Terraform
5 2 (0.75%) XenMobile
6 1 (0.38%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.38%) SCOM
6 1 (0.38%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 78 (29.32%) Oracle
2 68 (25.56%) Microsoft
3 28 (10.53%) SAP
4 14 (5.26%) VMware
5 8 (3.01%) IBM
5 8 (3.01%) Splunk
6 6 (2.26%) Cognos
7 4 (1.50%) Citrix
7 4 (1.50%) Progress
7 4 (1.50%) Tableau
8 3 (1.13%) Alteryx
8 3 (1.13%) AppDynamics
9 2 (0.75%) IFS
9 2 (0.75%) Red Hat
9 2 (0.75%) Sage
9 2 (0.75%) Sitecore
9 2 (0.75%) Xamarin
10 1 (0.38%) Google
10 1 (0.38%) HP
10 1 (0.38%) Telerik