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 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
England / North East
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 6 11 6
Rank change year-on-year +5 -5  
Permanent jobs citing SQL 117 129 150
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 17.97% 19.40% 21.04%
As % of the Programming Languages category 34.01% 35.54% 34.17%
Number of salaries quoted 113 116 135
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.69%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,600 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £49,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SQL is in the programming language skills category. The next 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 programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
North East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 344 363 439
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North East 52.84% 54.59% 61.57%
Number of salaries quoted 313 319 390
Median salary £35,000 £36,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.10% +4.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +2.50%  

SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North East citing SQL as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

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 3 months to 30 March 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 3 months to 30 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear +6 83 £36,625 +4.64% 26
Durham +9 31 £35,000 -2.82% 12
Northumberland -4 1 £42,500 +4.29%
SQL
England

For the 6 months to 30 March 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.

1 111 (46.06%) SQL Server
2 104 (43.15%) .NET
3 96 (39.83%) JavaScript
4 94 (39.00%) C#
5 90 (37.34%) HTML
6 75 (31.12%) Microsoft
6 75 (31.12%) Agile Software Development
7 70 (29.05%) CSS
8 60 (24.90%) MVC
9 54 (22.41%) ASP.NET
9 54 (22.41%) Web Services
10 48 (19.92%) Java
11 47 (19.50%) REST
12 45 (18.67%) Windows
13 40 (16.60%) .NET Framework
14 39 (16.18%) XML
15 38 (15.77%) Oracle
16 37 (15.35%) jQuery
17 35 (14.52%) ERP
18 34 (14.11%) Degree
19 33 (13.69%) Linux
20 32 (13.28%) SOAP
21 30 (12.45%) OO
21 30 (12.45%) CRM
22 28 (11.62%) Business Intelligence
22 28 (11.62%) Entity Framework
22 28 (11.62%) Waterfall
23 27 (11.20%) CMS
24 26 (10.79%) PHP
24 26 (10.79%) Analytics

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 27 (11.20%) CMS
2 23 (9.54%) Umbraco
3 9 (3.73%) Apache
4 8 (3.32%) MS Exchange
5 7 (2.90%) SAS
6 6 (2.49%) Exchange Server 2010
7 5 (2.07%) IIS
7 5 (2.07%) nginx
7 5 (2.07%) SharePoint
8 4 (1.66%) BizTalk Server
8 4 (1.66%) Tomcat
8 4 (1.66%) WebLogic
9 3 (1.24%) Apache Spark
9 3 (1.24%) WebSphere
10 2 (0.83%) Captiva
10 2 (0.83%) Documentum
10 2 (0.83%) JBoss
11 1 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 24 (9.96%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.49%) MS Office
3 2 (0.83%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (0.83%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 14 (5.81%) Oracle EBS R12
2 8 (3.32%) Oracle 11i
2 8 (3.32%) Oracle ERP
3 6 (2.49%) Oracle EBS
3 6 (2.49%) Oracle HRMS
3 6 (2.49%) Oracle iRecruitment
4 5 (2.07%) Visualfiles
5 3 (1.24%) Maximo
6 2 (0.83%) Sage 1000
6 2 (0.83%) Sage 200
6 2 (0.83%) Sage X3
7 1 (0.41%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 1 (0.41%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.41%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (0.41%) Infor M3
7 1 (0.41%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 24 (9.96%) Amazon AWS
1 24 (9.96%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (2.49%) Amazon EC2
2 6 (2.49%) Amazon S3
2 6 (2.49%) Azure Active Directory
2 6 (2.49%) Office 365
2 6 (2.49%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 5 (2.07%) Route 53
4 4 (1.66%) PaaS
5 3 (1.24%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 3 (1.24%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 3 (1.24%) AWS CloudFormation
5 3 (1.24%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 3 (1.24%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (0.41%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (4.98%) Firewall
2 11 (4.56%) DNS
3 8 (3.32%) Intranet
4 6 (2.49%) DHCP
4 6 (2.49%) SMTP
4 6 (2.49%) TCP/IP
5 5 (2.07%) DMZ
5 5 (2.07%) SAN
5 5 (2.07%) VLAN
6 4 (1.66%) Internet
7 3 (1.24%) LAN
7 3 (1.24%) VPN
7 3 (1.24%) WAN
8 2 (0.83%) HTTPS
8 2 (0.83%) PuTTY
8 2 (0.83%) WinSCP
9 1 (0.41%) HTTP
9 1 (0.41%) VoIP
9 1 (0.41%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 111 (46.06%) SQL Server
2 20 (8.30%) MySQL
2 20 (8.30%) NoSQL
3 19 (7.88%) Data Warehouse
4 17 (7.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 16 (6.64%) SQL Server 2008
6 14 (5.81%) Oracle Reports
6 14 (5.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 13 (5.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 11 (4.56%) Amazon RDS
8 11 (4.56%) MongoDB
8 11 (4.56%) SQL Server 2012
9 10 (4.15%) Oracle BI EE
9 10 (4.15%) SQL Server 2014
10 9 (3.73%) BusinessObjects
11 8 (3.32%) Big Data
11 8 (3.32%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 8 (3.32%) Oracle ODI
12 7 (2.90%) Apache Cassandra
13 6 (2.49%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 18 (7.47%) Git (software)
2 13 (5.39%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (4.15%) Aptana Studio
3 10 (4.15%) Firebug
3 10 (4.15%) Grunt
3 10 (4.15%) gulp
3 10 (4.15%) PhpStorm
3 10 (4.15%) Subversion
4 7 (2.90%) Visual Studio
5 6 (2.49%) Oracle Forms
5 6 (2.49%) Selenium
6 5 (2.07%) Jenkins
7 4 (1.66%) JUnit
8 2 (0.83%) Cucumber
8 2 (0.83%) Gatling
8 2 (0.83%) JMeter
8 2 (0.83%) LoadRunner
8 2 (0.83%) Xcode
9 1 (0.41%) IntelliJ
9 1 (0.41%) JIRA
General
1 18 (7.47%) Advertising
2 16 (6.64%) Finance
3 15 (6.22%) Law
4 7 (2.90%) Manufacturing
5 5 (2.07%) Automotive
5 5 (2.07%) Back Office
5 5 (2.07%) Games
6 4 (1.66%) Military
7 3 (1.24%) Marketing
7 3 (1.24%) Retail
7 3 (1.24%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.41%) Electronics
8 1 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 135 (56.02%) Developer
2 60 (24.90%) .NET Developer
3 40 (16.60%) C# Developer
4 39 (16.18%) Analyst
5 32 (13.28%) C# .NET Developer
6 28 (11.62%) Senior Developer
7 25 (10.37%) Senior .NET Developer
8 23 (9.54%) Applications Support
8 23 (9.54%) Java Developer
9 21 (8.71%) Software Developer
10 19 (7.88%) SQL Developer
10 19 (7.88%) Support Analyst
11 16 (6.64%) Applications Support Analyst
12 12 (4.98%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
12 12 (4.98%) PHP Developer
13 10 (4.15%) .NET Software Developer
13 10 (4.15%) ASP.NET Developer
13 10 (4.15%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 10 (4.15%) C# Software Developer
14 9 (3.73%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 104 (43.15%) .NET
2 90 (37.34%) HTML
3 70 (29.05%) CSS
4 54 (22.41%) ASP.NET
4 54 (22.41%) Web Services
5 47 (19.50%) REST
6 40 (16.60%) .NET Framework
7 39 (16.18%) XML
8 37 (15.35%) jQuery
9 32 (13.28%) SOAP
10 28 (11.62%) Entity Framework
11 25 (10.37%) AngularJS
12 21 (8.71%) JSON
13 20 (8.30%) ASP.NET MVC
13 20 (8.30%) Spring
14 19 (7.88%) HTML5
15 13 (5.39%) React
16 12 (4.98%) WCF
17 10 (4.15%) Node.js
18 9 (3.73%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 22 (9.13%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (8.71%) FMCG
3 12 (4.98%) Replication
4 9 (3.73%) Clustering
4 9 (3.73%) Linux Command Line
5 8 (3.32%) Computer Science
6 7 (2.90%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (2.07%) Driving Licence
8 3 (1.24%) iPad
8 3 (1.24%) Management Information System
9 2 (0.83%) Client/Server
9 2 (0.83%) iPhone
9 2 (0.83%) User Experience
10 1 (0.41%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.41%) Credit Risk
10 1 (0.41%) Data Centre
10 1 (0.41%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.41%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.41%) NHS
10 1 (0.41%) PACS
Operating Systems
1 45 (18.67%) Windows
2 33 (13.69%) Linux
3 22 (9.13%) Windows Server
4 20 (8.30%) Windows Server 2012
5 14 (5.81%) Unix
6 13 (5.39%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (2.49%) CentOS
7 6 (2.49%) Ubuntu
8 4 (1.66%) Android
9 3 (1.24%) Solaris
10 2 (0.83%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.41%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.41%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (31.12%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (24.90%) MVC
3 35 (14.52%) ERP
4 30 (12.45%) CRM
4 30 (12.45%) OO
5 28 (11.62%) Business Intelligence
5 28 (11.62%) Waterfall
6 26 (10.79%) Analytics
7 20 (8.30%) Web Development
8 18 (7.47%) Scrum
9 16 (6.64%) Data Modelling
9 16 (6.64%) OOP
10 15 (6.22%) SDLC
10 15 (6.22%) Software Engineering
11 13 (5.39%) Data Integration
12 12 (4.98%) Continuous Integration
12 12 (4.98%) Data Analysis
12 12 (4.98%) Open Source
13 11 (4.56%) Software Testing
13 11 (4.56%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 96 (39.83%) JavaScript
2 94 (39.00%) C#
3 48 (19.92%) Java
4 26 (10.79%) PHP
5 24 (9.96%) T-SQL
6 19 (7.88%) VB.NET
7 15 (6.22%) PL/SQL
8 14 (5.81%) Python
9 10 (4.15%) VBA
10 8 (3.32%) C++
10 8 (3.32%) R
11 6 (2.49%) VB
12 5 (2.07%) Bash Shell
12 5 (2.07%) Scala
13 4 (1.66%) Perl
13 4 (1.66%) VB6
14 2 (0.83%) C
14 2 (0.83%) Groovy
14 2 (0.83%) MATLAB
15 1 (0.41%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 34 (14.11%) Degree
2 13 (5.39%) Security Cleared
3 7 (2.90%) SC Cleared
4 5 (2.07%) PhD
5 2 (0.83%) AWS Certification
5 2 (0.83%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (0.83%) ISTQB
5 2 (0.83%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (0.83%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.73%) SLA
2 8 (3.32%) QA
3 1 (0.41%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.41%) DICOM
3 1 (0.41%) HL7
System Software
1 18 (7.47%) Active Directory
2 9 (3.73%) Hyper-V
2 9 (3.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (2.07%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (1.24%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (0.41%) Docker
5 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (0.41%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 5 (2.07%) Backup Exec
1 5 (2.07%) Puppet
2 4 (1.66%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.41%) cPanel
3 1 (0.41%) Data Guard
3 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (0.41%) Nagios
3 1 (0.41%) SCCM
3 1 (0.41%) SCOM
3 1 (0.41%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 75 (31.12%) Microsoft
2 38 (15.77%) Oracle
3 15 (6.22%) VMware
4 14 (5.81%) Citrix
5 8 (3.32%) Hyperion
5 8 (3.32%) Informatica
6 6 (2.49%) Cisco
7 5 (2.07%) arcserve
7 5 (2.07%) IBM
7 5 (2.07%) LexisNexis
7 5 (2.07%) Sage
7 5 (2.07%) Sophos
7 5 (2.07%) Symantec
8 4 (1.66%) CA Agile Central
9 3 (1.24%) Tableau
10 2 (0.83%) HP
11 1 (0.41%) Apple
11 1 (0.41%) JD Edwards
11 1 (0.41%) Red Hat
11 1 (0.41%) Sun
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Tyne and Wear
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Pension
Posted: 18 hours ago
Durham, County Durham
TRG
Salary: benfits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Darlington, County Durham
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Stockton-on-tees, County Durham
Roc Search Limited
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Sunderland, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £22,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Stockton-on-tees, County Durham
Integrity IT Solutions Limited
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Stockton-on-tees, County Durham
Roc Search Limited
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £39,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits Bonus and Full Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Networking People
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £22,000 to £22,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Stockton-On-Tees, Cleveland
Reed Technology
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
euro car parts
Salary: From £35,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Stockton-On-Tees, Cleveland
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £40000 - £45000 Per Annum + benfits
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
euro car parts
Salary: From £35,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Pearson Frank
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: 9 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £32,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Durham, County Durham
Sanderson
Salary: £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Condeco Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: From £36,725 to £42,700 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Durham, County Durham
Sanderson
Salary: £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: From £26,100 to £42,700 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Durham, County Durham
Sanderson
Salary: £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Tyne and Wear
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago