Period
to 22 September 2018

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 22 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
England > North East
6 months to
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 7 3 8
Rank change year-on-year -4 +5 +5
Permanent jobs citing SQL 310 228 290
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 20.90% 19.91% 19.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 38.22% 40.00% 36.20%
Number of salaries quoted 262 215 253
North East median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +4.17%
10th Percentile £27,525 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £54,600 £50,000
England median annual salary £48,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +7.78% - -

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 811 570 801
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 54.69% 49.78% 52.84%
Number of salaries quoted 654 515 711
North East median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% - -
10th Percentile £27,500 £23,850 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £51,250 £55,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.09% +2.11% +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 22 September 2018.

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 22 September 2018. 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 0 270 £44,750 +10.49% 65
Durham -8 32 £35,000 - 12
Northumberland +5 1 - - 1
SQL
England

For the 6 months to 22 September 2018, IT jobs citing SQL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the North East region with a requirement for SQL.

1 148 (47.74%) C#
2 135 (43.55%) SQL Server
3 130 (41.94%) .NET
4 129 (41.61%) Microsoft
5 115 (37.10%) MVC
6 108 (34.84%) JavaScript
7 105 (33.87%) HTML
8 102 (32.90%) Agile Software Development
9 89 (28.71%) ASP.NET
10 78 (25.16%) Java
10 78 (25.16%) Git (software)
11 76 (24.52%) T-SQL
11 76 (24.52%) Software Engineering
12 73 (23.55%) ASP.NET MVC
13 67 (21.61%) Degree
14 66 (21.29%) CSS
15 63 (20.32%) Microsoft Azure
16 62 (20.00%) AngularJS
17 58 (18.71%) Problem-Solving
18 56 (18.06%) Business Intelligence
19 53 (17.10%) .NET Framework
20 52 (16.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
21 49 (15.81%) Web Services
22 47 (15.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
22 47 (15.16%) Amazon AWS
23 45 (14.52%) Team Foundation Server
23 45 (14.52%) Analytical Skills
24 44 (14.19%) TDD
25 42 (13.55%) Windows
25 42 (13.55%) Entity Framework

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 10 (3.23%) SharePoint
2 9 (2.90%) Elasticsearch
3 8 (2.58%) nginx
4 5 (1.61%) CMS
4 5 (1.61%) IIS
5 3 (0.97%) MS Exchange
5 3 (0.97%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (0.65%) Apache Spark
6 2 (0.65%) Confluence
6 2 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (0.65%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.32%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.32%) Drupal
7 1 (0.32%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.32%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.32%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.32%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.32%) Tomcat
Applications
1 17 (5.48%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.65%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 5 (1.61%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (0.65%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.65%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.32%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 63 (20.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 47 (15.16%) Amazon AWS
3 16 (5.16%) SaaS
4 9 (2.90%) Office 365
5 6 (1.94%) NuGet
6 4 (1.29%) Google Cloud Platform
7 3 (0.97%) Azure Active Directory
7 3 (0.97%) GitHub
8 2 (0.65%) IaaS
8 2 (0.65%) PaaS
9 1 (0.32%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.32%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.32%) G Suite
9 1 (0.32%) Heroku
9 1 (0.32%) Route 53
9 1 (0.32%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 16 (5.16%) SMS
2 12 (3.87%) SSL
3 11 (3.55%) Firewall
3 11 (3.55%) Intranet
4 5 (1.61%) DNS
5 4 (1.29%) HTTP
5 4 (1.29%) LAN
5 4 (1.29%) NAS
5 4 (1.29%) SAN
5 4 (1.29%) WAN
6 3 (0.97%) DHCP
7 2 (0.65%) Internet
7 2 (0.65%) Network Security
7 2 (0.65%) VSAN
8 1 (0.32%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (0.32%) Reverse Proxy
8 1 (0.32%) SNA
8 1 (0.32%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.32%) VLAN
8 1 (0.32%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 135 (43.55%) SQL Server
2 52 (16.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 47 (15.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 38 (12.26%) NoSQL
5 37 (11.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 34 (10.97%) Power BI
7 30 (9.68%) Data Warehouse
8 18 (5.81%) MongoDB
8 18 (5.81%) Relational Database
9 16 (5.16%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 12 (3.87%) MySQL
11 11 (3.55%) SQL Server 2012
12 10 (3.23%) QlikView
12 10 (3.23%) SQL Server 2014
13 9 (2.90%) PostgreSQL
14 7 (2.26%) Oracle Database
15 6 (1.94%) Big Data
15 6 (1.94%) OLAP
15 6 (1.94%) OLAP Cube
15 6 (1.94%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 78 (25.16%) Git (software)
2 45 (14.52%) Team Foundation Server
3 25 (8.06%) Subversion
4 20 (6.45%) Mercurial
5 16 (5.16%) Visual Studio
6 11 (3.55%) Octopus Deploy
7 10 (3.23%) Jenkins
8 8 (2.58%) JIRA
9 5 (1.61%) Selenium
10 3 (0.97%) Jasmine
10 3 (0.97%) JUnit
10 3 (0.97%) ProC
10 3 (0.97%) Protractor
10 3 (0.97%) TestNG
11 2 (0.65%) Ant
11 2 (0.65%) Artifactory
11 2 (0.65%) Gatling
11 2 (0.65%) GitLab
11 2 (0.65%) JDeveloper
11 2 (0.65%) Maven
General
1 40 (12.90%) Advertising
2 26 (8.39%) Manufacturing
3 18 (5.81%) Finance
4 14 (4.52%) Retail
5 7 (2.26%) Games
6 4 (1.29%) Automotive
7 3 (0.97%) Marketing
8 2 (0.65%) Banking
9 1 (0.32%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.32%) Law
9 1 (0.32%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 163 (52.58%) Developer
2 68 (21.94%) .NET Developer
3 56 (18.06%) C# Developer
4 53 (17.10%) C# .NET Developer
5 38 (12.26%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 35 (11.29%) ASP.NET Developer
7 33 (10.65%) Software Developer
8 31 (10.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 30 (9.68%) Architect
10 29 (9.35%) Java Developer
11 28 (9.03%) SQL Developer
12 27 (8.71%) Analyst
13 26 (8.39%) Business Intelligence Developer
14 23 (7.42%) Applications Architect
14 23 (7.42%) Senior Developer
15 22 (7.10%) .NET Software Developer
15 22 (7.10%) DevOps Engineer
16 20 (6.45%) C# Software Developer
17 15 (4.84%) DBA
18 14 (4.52%) Business Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 130 (41.94%) .NET
2 105 (33.87%) HTML
3 89 (28.71%) ASP.NET
4 73 (23.55%) ASP.NET MVC
5 66 (21.29%) CSS
6 62 (20.00%) AngularJS
7 53 (17.10%) .NET Framework
8 49 (15.81%) Web Services
9 42 (13.55%) Entity Framework
10 41 (13.23%) HTML5
11 26 (8.39%) .NET Core
11 26 (8.39%) Node.js
11 26 (8.39%) XSLT
12 25 (8.06%) ASP.NET Web API
13 24 (7.74%) React
14 23 (7.42%) Angular 2
14 23 (7.42%) CSS3
15 22 (7.10%) jQuery
16 12 (3.87%) CherryPy
17 11 (3.55%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 45 (14.52%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (7.10%) Data Structures
3 20 (6.45%) Enterprise Software
4 17 (5.48%) Algorithms
5 14 (4.52%) Greenfield Project
6 9 (2.90%) AS400
6 9 (2.90%) iSeries
7 7 (2.26%) Computer Science
7 7 (2.26%) Replication
8 5 (1.61%) Online Games
9 4 (1.29%) Linux Command Line
9 4 (1.29%) Management Information System
9 4 (1.29%) NHS
10 3 (0.97%) Fintech
10 3 (0.97%) Private Cloud
11 2 (0.65%) Client/Server
11 2 (0.65%) EPoS
11 2 (0.65%) N-Tier
11 2 (0.65%) Public Cloud
11 2 (0.65%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 42 (13.55%) Windows
2 37 (11.94%) Linux
3 15 (4.84%) Windows Server
4 10 (3.23%) Unix
5 8 (2.58%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (0.97%) Solaris
7 2 (0.65%) CentOS
7 2 (0.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.65%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.32%) Android
8 1 (0.32%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.32%) Debian
8 1 (0.32%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.32%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (37.10%) MVC
2 102 (32.90%) Agile Software Development
3 76 (24.52%) Software Engineering
4 58 (18.71%) Problem-Solving
5 56 (18.06%) Business Intelligence
6 44 (14.19%) TDD
7 40 (12.90%) Scrum
8 38 (12.26%) Unit Testing
9 32 (10.32%) Mentoring
10 31 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
10 31 (10.00%) DevOps
11 30 (9.68%) Migration
12 29 (9.35%) SOA
13 28 (9.03%) BDD
14 27 (8.71%) ETL
14 27 (8.71%) Test Automation
15 26 (8.39%) OO
16 24 (7.74%) Decision-Making
17 22 (7.10%) Pair Programming
18 21 (6.77%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 148 (47.74%) C#
2 108 (34.84%) JavaScript
3 78 (25.16%) Java
4 76 (24.52%) T-SQL
5 36 (11.61%) C++
6 19 (6.13%) PHP
7 17 (5.48%) PowerShell
8 14 (4.52%) Python
9 9 (2.90%) RPG
9 9 (2.90%) RPG IV
10 8 (2.58%) PL/SQL
10 8 (2.58%) TypeScript
10 8 (2.58%) VB.NET
10 8 (2.58%) VBA
11 7 (2.26%) Shell Script
12 5 (1.61%) Ruby
13 4 (1.29%) C
13 4 (1.29%) Perl
13 4 (1.29%) VB
13 4 (1.29%) VB6
Qualifications
1 67 (21.61%) Degree
2 4 (1.29%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (0.97%) Master's Degree
3 3 (0.97%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (0.65%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.32%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.32%) CCNA
5 1 (0.32%) Chartered Engineer
5 1 (0.32%) CISA
5 1 (0.32%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.32%) CISSP
5 1 (0.32%) CITP
5 1 (0.32%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (0.32%) MCP
5 1 (0.32%) MCSE
5 1 (0.32%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.32%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.32%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (3.87%) Data Quality
2 10 (3.23%) QA
3 3 (0.97%) GDPR
3 3 (0.97%) SLA
4 2 (0.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.65%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.32%) ISO 31000
5 1 (0.32%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 10 (3.23%) Active Directory
1 10 (3.23%) Docker
2 4 (1.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.97%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.65%) vSphere
5 1 (0.32%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.32%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 9 (2.90%) HAProxy
2 7 (2.26%) Ansible
3 6 (1.94%) Puppet
4 4 (1.29%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (0.97%) Kubernetes
5 3 (0.97%) Nagios
5 3 (0.97%) Single Sign-On
6 2 (0.65%) Consul
6 2 (0.65%) Docker Swarm
6 2 (0.65%) Grafana
6 2 (0.65%) Kibana
6 2 (0.65%) logstash
6 2 (0.65%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (0.65%) Oracle RMAN
6 2 (0.65%) Rancher
6 2 (0.65%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 2 (0.65%) Tivoli
6 2 (0.65%) ZABBIX
7 1 (0.32%) Icinga
7 1 (0.32%) WSUS
Vendors
1 129 (41.61%) Microsoft
2 24 (7.74%) Oracle
3 17 (5.48%) Xamarin
4 9 (2.90%) IBM
5 8 (2.58%) Tableau
6 7 (2.26%) VMware
7 5 (1.61%) Red Hat
8 3 (0.97%) AppDynamics
8 3 (0.97%) Cisco
8 3 (0.97%) Sage
8 3 (0.97%) SAP
8 3 (0.97%) Symantec
9 2 (0.65%) Atlassian
9 2 (0.65%) Epicor
9 2 (0.65%) Fortinet
9 2 (0.65%) Infor
9 2 (0.65%) Juniper
9 2 (0.65%) New Relic
9 2 (0.65%) Riverbed
9 2 (0.65%) Splunk