Period
to 16 January 2019

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 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
England > North East
6 months to
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 6 5 5
Rank change year-on-year -1 0 +3
Permanent jobs citing SQL 254 296 238
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 18.97% 19.16% 17.79%
As % of the Programming Languages category 36.44% 38.59% 35.05%
Number of salaries quoted 232 264 203
North East median annual salary £46,750 £39,813 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.42% +6.17% +7.14%
10th Percentile £27,750 £27,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £60,000 £48,562
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 697 767 679
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 52.05% 49.64% 50.75%
Number of salaries quoted 541 685 579
North East median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% - +4.11%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,000 £24,750
90th Percentile £60,250 £56,000 £50,450
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +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 January 2019.

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 January 2019. 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 +2 220 £47,500 +18.75% 52
Durham -4 28 £37,500 +5.07% 8
SQL
England

For the 6 months to 16 January 2019, 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 97 (38.19%) Java
2 89 (35.04%) C#
3 77 (30.31%) SQL Server
3 77 (30.31%) MVC
4 74 (29.13%) HTML
4 74 (29.13%) JavaScript
5 73 (28.74%) Agile Software Development
6 72 (28.35%) .NET
7 71 (27.95%) NoSQL
8 69 (27.17%) CSS
9 67 (26.38%) Degree
10 65 (25.59%) Microsoft
11 63 (24.80%) Git (software)
12 62 (24.41%) Software Engineering
13 56 (22.05%) AngularJS
14 51 (20.08%) T-SQL
15 45 (17.72%) ASP.NET
16 44 (17.32%) Business Intelligence
17 42 (16.54%) Analytical Skills
18 41 (16.14%) ASP.NET MVC
18 41 (16.14%) Problem-Solving
19 40 (15.75%) Node.js
19 40 (15.75%) Team Foundation Server
20 37 (14.57%) Unit Testing
20 37 (14.57%) Mentoring
21 36 (14.17%) Test Automation
22 35 (13.78%) ETL
23 34 (13.39%) Python
24 32 (12.60%) Scrum
24 32 (12.60%) SQL Server Integration Services

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 16 (6.30%) Apache Spark
2 12 (4.72%) SharePoint
3 11 (4.33%) Elasticsearch
4 8 (3.15%) IIS
5 7 (2.76%) nginx
6 4 (1.57%) CMS
7 3 (1.18%) MS Exchange
7 3 (1.18%) Sitefinity
8 2 (0.79%) ArcGIS
8 2 (0.79%) GeoServer
8 2 (0.79%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 2 (0.79%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.39%) Confluence
9 1 (0.39%) SAS
9 1 (0.39%) Umbraco
Applications
1 21 (8.27%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.39%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.39%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.39%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (0.39%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (0.79%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (0.79%) SAP BPC
2 1 (0.39%) Cognos Controller
2 1 (0.39%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (0.39%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.39%) HFM
2 1 (0.39%) Hyperion Planning
2 1 (0.39%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
2 1 (0.39%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.39%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (0.39%) SAP CO
2 1 (0.39%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.39%) SAP FI
2 1 (0.39%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 26 (10.24%) Microsoft Azure
2 22 (8.66%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (3.94%) GitHub
4 9 (3.54%) Office 365
5 5 (1.97%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (1.57%) Google Cloud Platform
7 3 (1.18%) NuGet
7 3 (1.18%) SaaS
8 2 (0.79%) Dynamics 365
9 1 (0.39%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.39%) G Suite
9 1 (0.39%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.15%) Intranet
1 8 (3.15%) SAN
2 7 (2.76%) SMS
3 5 (1.97%) SSL
4 4 (1.57%) Network Security
5 2 (0.79%) Fibre Channel
5 2 (0.79%) Firewall
5 2 (0.79%) VSAN
5 2 (0.79%) Wireless
6 1 (0.39%) DHCP
6 1 (0.39%) Internet
6 1 (0.39%) LAN
6 1 (0.39%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.39%) VoIP
6 1 (0.39%) VPN
6 1 (0.39%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (30.31%) SQL Server
2 71 (27.95%) NoSQL
3 32 (12.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 30 (11.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 24 (9.45%) MongoDB
5 24 (9.45%) PostgreSQL
6 21 (8.27%) Big Data
6 21 (8.27%) Power BI
7 19 (7.48%) Data Warehouse
8 18 (7.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 17 (6.69%) Apache Cassandra
10 13 (5.12%) Hadoop
11 11 (4.33%) Apache Hive
12 10 (3.94%) Relational Database
12 10 (3.94%) Spark SQL
13 9 (3.54%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 8 (3.15%) HBase
14 8 (3.15%) Sqoop
15 6 (2.36%) Oracle Database
15 6 (2.36%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 63 (24.80%) Git (software)
2 40 (15.75%) Team Foundation Server
3 20 (7.87%) Subversion
4 15 (5.91%) Mercurial
5 7 (2.76%) JIRA
6 6 (2.36%) Visual Studio
7 4 (1.57%) Jenkins
7 4 (1.57%) Octopus Deploy
7 4 (1.57%) Selenium
8 2 (0.79%) AccuRev
8 2 (0.79%) Aptana Studio
8 2 (0.79%) JDeveloper
8 2 (0.79%) JUnit
8 2 (0.79%) TestNG
9 1 (0.39%) Jasmine
9 1 (0.39%) PowerBuilder
9 1 (0.39%) Protractor
9 1 (0.39%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.39%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 26 (10.24%) Finance
2 18 (7.09%) Manufacturing
3 7 (2.76%) Advertising
3 7 (2.76%) Banking
3 7 (2.76%) Retail
4 2 (0.79%) Automotive
4 2 (0.79%) Marketing
5 1 (0.39%) Games
Job Titles
1 114 (44.88%) Developer
2 47 (18.50%) .NET Developer
3 44 (17.32%) C# Developer
4 41 (16.14%) C# .NET Developer
5 34 (13.39%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 33 (12.99%) ASP.NET Developer
7 32 (12.60%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 32 (12.60%) Java Developer
8 27 (10.63%) SQL Developer
9 24 (9.45%) Software Developer
10 22 (8.66%) Analyst
10 22 (8.66%) Applications Architect
10 22 (8.66%) Architect
11 18 (7.09%) .NET Software Developer
11 18 (7.09%) C# Software Developer
11 18 (7.09%) Software Engineer
12 17 (6.69%) Business Intelligence Developer
13 16 (6.30%) Core Java Developer
13 16 (6.30%) Java Software Developer
14 14 (5.51%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (29.13%) HTML
2 72 (28.35%) .NET
3 69 (27.17%) CSS
4 56 (22.05%) AngularJS
5 45 (17.72%) ASP.NET
6 41 (16.14%) ASP.NET MVC
7 40 (15.75%) Node.js
8 29 (11.42%) Web Services
9 24 (9.45%) ASP.NET Web API
10 22 (8.66%) .NET Framework
10 22 (8.66%) RESTful
11 21 (8.27%) Entity Framework
12 19 (7.48%) CSS3
13 17 (6.69%) ASP.NET Core
13 17 (6.69%) Kafka
13 17 (6.69%) React
13 17 (6.69%) XSLT
14 13 (5.12%) HTML5
15 11 (4.33%) JSON
16 10 (3.94%) Spark Streaming
Miscellaneous
1 42 (16.54%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (8.27%) Data Structures
3 18 (7.09%) Enterprise Software
4 17 (6.69%) Algorithms
5 8 (3.15%) Management Information System
6 6 (2.36%) Greenfield Project
6 6 (2.36%) Self-Motivation
7 5 (1.97%) Cloud Native
7 5 (1.97%) Clustering
7 5 (1.97%) Linux Command Line
8 4 (1.57%) Private Cloud
8 4 (1.57%) Replication
9 3 (1.18%) N-Tier
10 2 (0.79%) Client/Server
10 2 (0.79%) EPoS
10 2 (0.79%) Fintech
10 2 (0.79%) Tandem
11 1 (0.39%) Data Centre
11 1 (0.39%) Public Cloud
11 1 (0.39%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 32 (12.60%) Linux
1 32 (12.60%) Windows
2 15 (5.91%) Unix
3 14 (5.51%) Windows Server
4 8 (3.15%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (2.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (1.57%) CentOS
7 3 (1.18%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.39%) Android
8 1 (0.39%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.39%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.39%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (30.31%) MVC
2 73 (28.74%) Agile Software Development
3 62 (24.41%) Software Engineering
4 44 (17.32%) Business Intelligence
5 41 (16.14%) Problem-Solving
6 37 (14.57%) Mentoring
6 37 (14.57%) Unit Testing
7 36 (14.17%) Test Automation
8 35 (13.78%) ETL
9 32 (12.60%) Scrum
10 30 (11.81%) DevOps
10 30 (11.81%) TDD
11 26 (10.24%) Continuous Integration
12 23 (9.06%) Analytics
13 20 (7.87%) Decision-Making
14 19 (7.48%) SOA
15 18 (7.09%) Migration
15 18 (7.09%) OO
16 17 (6.69%) BDD
16 17 (6.69%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 97 (38.19%) Java
2 89 (35.04%) C#
3 74 (29.13%) JavaScript
4 51 (20.08%) T-SQL
5 34 (13.39%) Python
6 25 (9.84%) C++
7 11 (4.33%) Scala
7 11 (4.33%) Shell Script
8 10 (3.94%) VBA
9 9 (3.54%) PHP
10 8 (3.15%) MATLAB
11 6 (2.36%) PL/SQL
11 6 (2.36%) PowerShell
11 6 (2.36%) VB
11 6 (2.36%) VB.NET
12 5 (1.97%) R
13 2 (0.79%) C
13 2 (0.79%) Ruby
13 2 (0.79%) TypeScript
14 1 (0.39%) VB6
Qualifications
1 67 (26.38%) Degree
2 7 (2.76%) CCNA
2 7 (2.76%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (2.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 4 (1.57%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (1.18%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (1.18%) MCP
6 2 (0.79%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (0.79%) MCSA
6 2 (0.79%) MCSE
6 2 (0.79%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.79%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.39%) DBS Check
7 1 (0.39%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (7.87%) QA
2 4 (1.57%) Data Quality
2 4 (1.57%) SLA
3 1 (0.39%) GDPR
System Software
1 8 (3.15%) Apache Flume
1 8 (3.15%) HDFS
2 7 (2.76%) Hyper-V
3 6 (2.36%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (1.97%) Docker
5 4 (1.57%) Active Directory
6 2 (0.79%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (0.79%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 10 (3.94%) Oozie
2 5 (1.97%) Hadoop YARN
2 5 (1.97%) HAProxy
3 2 (0.79%) Ansible
3 2 (0.79%) Microsoft Intune
3 2 (0.79%) Nagios
3 2 (0.79%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (0.79%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (0.79%) SCCM
3 2 (0.79%) SCOM
3 2 (0.79%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.39%) Icinga
4 1 (0.39%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.39%) Puppet
Vendors
1 65 (25.59%) Microsoft
2 20 (7.87%) Oracle
3 10 (3.94%) Hortonworks
3 10 (3.94%) VMware
4 9 (3.54%) Tableau
5 8 (3.15%) Cloudera
6 6 (2.36%) Cisco
7 5 (1.97%) SAP
8 4 (1.57%) Citrix
9 3 (1.18%) Adaptive Insights
9 3 (1.18%) Birst
9 3 (1.18%) Cognos
9 3 (1.18%) Workday
10 2 (0.79%) AppDynamics
10 2 (0.79%) Hyperion
10 2 (0.79%) Infor
10 2 (0.79%) Mapinfo
10 2 (0.79%) Meraki
11 1 (0.39%) Informatica
11 1 (0.39%) JD Edwards