Period
to 16 November 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 16 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
England > North East
6 months to
16 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 6 4 5
Rank change year-on-year -2 +1 +4
Permanent jobs citing SQL 287 266 308
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 20.18% 19.59% 20.42%
As % of the Programming Languages category 38.94% 41.18% 39.54%
Number of salaries quoted 252 242 263
North East median annual salary £44,250 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.63% +6.67% +4.11%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £27,750
90th Percentile £63,750 £54,900 £49,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - -

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 737 646 779
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 51.83% 47.57% 51.66%
Number of salaries quoted 578 586 676
North East median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% - -
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,000 £26,313
90th Percentile £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
England median annual salary £52,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +4.00% +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 16 November 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 16 November 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 +2 244 £45,000 +12.50% 67
Durham -1 38 £35,500 -0.53% 16
Northumberland +1 1 - -
SQL
England

For the 6 months to 16 November 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.

1 121 (42.16%) C#
2 99 (34.49%) .NET
2 99 (34.49%) SQL Server
3 97 (33.80%) MVC
4 96 (33.45%) Java
4 96 (33.45%) JavaScript
5 91 (31.71%) HTML
6 83 (28.92%) Microsoft
7 82 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
8 76 (26.48%) Degree
9 72 (25.09%) Git (software)
10 71 (24.74%) CSS
11 70 (24.39%) Software Engineering
12 67 (23.34%) T-SQL
13 66 (23.00%) AngularJS
14 58 (20.21%) ASP.NET
15 56 (19.51%) NoSQL
16 50 (17.42%) Problem-Solving
16 50 (17.42%) Business Intelligence
17 49 (17.07%) Analytical Skills
17 49 (17.07%) ASP.NET MVC
18 47 (16.38%) Team Foundation Server
19 40 (13.94%) Node.js
19 40 (13.94%) Windows
20 39 (13.59%) Web Services
20 39 (13.59%) C++
20 39 (13.59%) TDD
20 39 (13.59%) Microsoft Azure
20 39 (13.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 39 (13.59%) Unit Testing

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 13 (4.53%) SharePoint
2 11 (3.83%) Elasticsearch
3 9 (3.14%) IIS
4 7 (2.44%) Apache Spark
4 7 (2.44%) nginx
5 3 (1.05%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (0.70%) ArcGIS
6 2 (0.70%) CMS
6 2 (0.70%) Confluence
6 2 (0.70%) GeoServer
6 2 (0.70%) MS Exchange
6 2 (0.70%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.35%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.35%) SAS
7 1 (0.35%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.35%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.35%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 21 (7.32%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.70%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.35%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.35%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (1.39%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.35%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.35%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
2 1 (0.35%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 39 (13.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 31 (10.80%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (3.48%) Office 365
4 5 (1.74%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (1.74%) Google Cloud Platform
4 5 (1.74%) NuGet
4 5 (1.74%) SaaS
5 2 (0.70%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (0.70%) GitHub
5 2 (0.70%) IaaS
5 2 (0.70%) PaaS
6 1 (0.35%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.35%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.35%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (0.35%) G Suite
6 1 (0.35%) Route 53
6 1 (0.35%) Serverless
6 1 (0.35%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 13 (4.53%) Intranet
1 13 (4.53%) SMS
2 7 (2.44%) SAN
2 7 (2.44%) SSL
3 6 (2.09%) Firewall
4 3 (1.05%) DNS
4 3 (1.05%) LAN
4 3 (1.05%) WAN
5 2 (0.70%) DHCP
5 2 (0.70%) Internet
5 2 (0.70%) NAS
5 2 (0.70%) Network Security
5 2 (0.70%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.70%) VPN
5 2 (0.70%) VSAN
6 1 (0.35%) FTP
6 1 (0.35%) HTTP
6 1 (0.35%) SNA
6 1 (0.35%) VLAN
6 1 (0.35%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 99 (34.49%) SQL Server
2 56 (19.51%) NoSQL
3 39 (13.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 38 (13.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 27 (9.41%) Power BI
6 24 (8.36%) Data Warehouse
7 21 (7.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 19 (6.62%) Relational Database
9 17 (5.92%) PostgreSQL
10 14 (4.88%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 14 (4.88%) MongoDB
11 12 (4.18%) Big Data
12 8 (2.79%) Oracle Database
12 8 (2.79%) QlikView
13 7 (2.44%) MySQL
13 7 (2.44%) RDBMS
13 7 (2.44%) SQL Server 2012
14 6 (2.09%) SQL Server 2014
15 5 (1.74%) Apache Cassandra
15 5 (1.74%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 72 (25.09%) Git (software)
2 47 (16.38%) Team Foundation Server
3 24 (8.36%) Subversion
4 19 (6.62%) Mercurial
5 10 (3.48%) Visual Studio
6 9 (3.14%) Jenkins
7 8 (2.79%) JIRA
8 6 (2.09%) Selenium
9 5 (1.74%) Octopus Deploy
10 2 (0.70%) AccuRev
10 2 (0.70%) Ant
10 2 (0.70%) Aptana Studio
10 2 (0.70%) Artifactory
10 2 (0.70%) Gatling
10 2 (0.70%) GitLab
10 2 (0.70%) JDeveloper
10 2 (0.70%) JUnit
10 2 (0.70%) Maven
10 2 (0.70%) NeoLoad
10 2 (0.70%) TestNG
General
1 25 (8.71%) Manufacturing
2 22 (7.67%) Finance
3 11 (3.83%) Advertising
4 9 (3.14%) Retail
5 4 (1.39%) Automotive
6 3 (1.05%) Games
7 2 (0.70%) Banking
8 1 (0.35%) Law
8 1 (0.35%) Marketing
8 1 (0.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 144 (50.17%) Developer
2 61 (21.25%) .NET Developer
3 56 (19.51%) C# Developer
4 52 (18.12%) C# .NET Developer
5 39 (13.59%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 34 (11.85%) ASP.NET Developer
7 32 (11.15%) Architect
7 32 (11.15%) Java Developer
8 31 (10.80%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 30 (10.45%) Analyst
9 30 (10.45%) Applications Architect
9 30 (10.45%) Software Developer
10 27 (9.41%) SQL Developer
11 23 (8.01%) .NET Software Developer
11 23 (8.01%) C# Software Developer
12 22 (7.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
13 17 (5.92%) DevOps Engineer
14 15 (5.23%) Software Engineer
15 14 (4.88%) Core Java Developer
15 14 (4.88%) Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 99 (34.49%) .NET
2 91 (31.71%) HTML
3 71 (24.74%) CSS
4 66 (23.00%) AngularJS
5 58 (20.21%) ASP.NET
6 49 (17.07%) ASP.NET MVC
7 40 (13.94%) Node.js
8 39 (13.59%) Web Services
9 34 (11.85%) .NET Framework
10 30 (10.45%) Entity Framework
11 26 (9.06%) ASP.NET Web API
12 25 (8.71%) XSLT
13 24 (8.36%) HTML5
14 22 (7.67%) CSS3
15 21 (7.32%) React
16 15 (5.23%) ASP.NET Core
17 13 (4.53%) Angular 2
17 13 (4.53%) jQuery
18 12 (4.18%) RESTful
19 11 (3.83%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 49 (17.07%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (8.01%) Data Structures
3 19 (6.62%) Enterprise Software
4 17 (5.92%) Algorithms
5 9 (3.14%) Management Information System
6 8 (2.79%) Greenfield Project
7 7 (2.44%) Self-Motivation
8 5 (1.74%) Cloud Native
8 5 (1.74%) Linux Command Line
9 4 (1.39%) AS400
9 4 (1.39%) iSeries
9 4 (1.39%) Private Cloud
10 3 (1.05%) N-Tier
10 3 (1.05%) Online Games
11 2 (0.70%) Computer Science
11 2 (0.70%) EPoS
11 2 (0.70%) PKI
11 2 (0.70%) Public Cloud
11 2 (0.70%) Replication
11 2 (0.70%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 40 (13.94%) Windows
2 36 (12.54%) Linux
3 15 (5.23%) Windows Server
4 10 (3.48%) Unix
5 8 (2.79%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (2.09%) CentOS
7 2 (0.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.70%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.35%) Android
8 1 (0.35%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.35%) Debian
8 1 (0.35%) Solaris
8 1 (0.35%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (33.80%) MVC
2 82 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 70 (24.39%) Software Engineering
4 50 (17.42%) Business Intelligence
4 50 (17.42%) Problem-Solving
5 39 (13.59%) TDD
5 39 (13.59%) Unit Testing
6 37 (12.89%) Scrum
7 35 (12.20%) Test Automation
8 32 (11.15%) Mentoring
9 31 (10.80%) Continuous Integration
9 31 (10.80%) DevOps
10 30 (10.45%) Migration
11 28 (9.76%) ETL
11 28 (9.76%) SOA
12 25 (8.71%) OO
13 22 (7.67%) Decision-Making
14 20 (6.97%) BDD
15 19 (6.62%) Pair Programming
16 16 (5.57%) Domain-Driven Design
Programming Languages
1 121 (42.16%) C#
2 96 (33.45%) Java
2 96 (33.45%) JavaScript
3 67 (23.34%) T-SQL
4 39 (13.59%) C++
5 19 (6.62%) Python
6 13 (4.53%) PHP
7 11 (3.83%) PowerShell
7 11 (3.83%) Shell Script
8 10 (3.48%) VBA
9 8 (2.79%) VB
10 7 (2.44%) VB.NET
11 6 (2.09%) MATLAB
11 6 (2.09%) PL/SQL
11 6 (2.09%) Ruby
12 5 (1.74%) TypeScript
13 4 (1.39%) R
13 4 (1.39%) RPG
13 4 (1.39%) RPG IV
13 4 (1.39%) Scala
Qualifications
1 76 (26.48%) Degree
2 6 (2.09%) CCNA
2 6 (2.09%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (1.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (0.70%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (0.70%) MCP
4 2 (0.70%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.35%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.35%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.35%) DBS Check
5 1 (0.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (0.35%) Master's Degree
5 1 (0.35%) MCSA
5 1 (0.35%) MCSE
5 1 (0.35%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (5.57%) QA
2 8 (2.79%) Data Quality
3 6 (2.09%) SLA
4 3 (1.05%) GDPR
5 1 (0.35%) ISO 8583
5 1 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.35%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (3.83%) Docker
2 8 (2.79%) Hyper-V
3 7 (2.44%) Active Directory
4 5 (1.74%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.35%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.35%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 6 (2.09%) Ansible
1 6 (2.09%) HAProxy
2 5 (1.74%) Hadoop YARN
2 5 (1.74%) Puppet
3 3 (1.05%) Kubernetes
3 3 (1.05%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.70%) Consul
4 2 (0.70%) Docker Swarm
4 2 (0.70%) Grafana
4 2 (0.70%) Kibana
4 2 (0.70%) logstash
4 2 (0.70%) Nagios
4 2 (0.70%) Oozie
4 2 (0.70%) Oracle RMAN
4 2 (0.70%) Rancher
4 2 (0.70%) Single Sign-On
4 2 (0.70%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (0.70%) Tivoli
4 2 (0.70%) ZABBIX
5 1 (0.35%) WSUS
Vendors
1 83 (28.92%) Microsoft
2 15 (5.23%) Oracle
3 10 (3.48%) Tableau
4 9 (3.14%) VMware
5 4 (1.39%) Cisco
5 4 (1.39%) IBM
6 3 (1.05%) AppDynamics
6 3 (1.05%) Cognos
6 3 (1.05%) Red Hat
7 2 (0.70%) Adaptive Insights
7 2 (0.70%) Atlassian
7 2 (0.70%) Birst
7 2 (0.70%) Dynatrace
7 2 (0.70%) Google
7 2 (0.70%) Hortonworks
7 2 (0.70%) Kofax
7 2 (0.70%) Mapinfo
7 2 (0.70%) Riverbed
7 2 (0.70%) SAP
7 2 (0.70%) Workday