Period
to 11 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 11 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 3 5 5
Rank change year-on-year +2 0 +7
Permanent jobs citing SQL 237 203 229
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 20.88% 19.69% 20.54%
As % of the Programming Languages category 40.03% 41.86% 38.10%
Number of salaries quoted 215 186 188
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £27,750 £27,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £60,000 £50,000
North East median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% +7.14%

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 Tyne and Wear with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Tyne and Wear
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 592 485 601
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 52.16% 47.04% 53.90%
Number of salaries quoted 469 438 502
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.90% +2.67%
10th Percentile £27,750 £26,250 £26,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £56,250 £51,250
North East median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +13.33% - -

SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

Job postings citing SQL as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear.

Job vacancy trend for SQL in Tyne and Wear

SQL
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL in Tyne and Wear.

Salary trend for SQL in Tyne and Wear

SQL
Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL in Tyne and Wear over the 6 months to 11 December 2018.

Salary histogram for SQL in Tyne and Wear

SQL
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL within the Tyne and Wear region over the 6 months to 11 December 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
Newcastle upon Tyne -1 182 £45,000 +12.50% 51
Sunderland +6 16 £40,000 - 1
Prudhoe - 14 £47,500 - 1
Jarrow +2 4 £40,000 +90.48%
Gateshead 0 3 £33,500 -25.56% 8
North Tyneside - 2 £27,500 -
South Tyneside -1 1 £35,000 +22.81%
Wallsend - 1 £21,500 -
SQL
North East

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for SQL.

1 88 (37.13%) Java
2 83 (35.02%) C#
3 82 (34.60%) SQL Server
4 81 (34.18%) MVC
5 76 (32.07%) JavaScript
6 73 (30.80%) HTML
7 71 (29.96%) Agile Software Development
8 69 (29.11%) .NET
9 68 (28.69%) Degree
10 65 (27.43%) NoSQL
11 62 (26.16%) Microsoft
12 60 (25.32%) CSS
12 60 (25.32%) Software Engineering
12 60 (25.32%) Git (software)
13 53 (22.36%) AngularJS
14 46 (19.41%) ASP.NET
14 46 (19.41%) T-SQL
15 42 (17.72%) ASP.NET MVC
15 42 (17.72%) Node.js
15 42 (17.72%) Business Intelligence
16 41 (17.30%) Problem-Solving
17 40 (16.88%) Analytical Skills
18 36 (15.19%) Test Automation
19 35 (14.77%) Unit Testing
20 34 (14.35%) Team Foundation Server
21 31 (13.08%) Mentoring
21 31 (13.08%) Linux
21 31 (13.08%) TDD
22 30 (12.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
22 30 (12.66%) SQL Server Integration Services

SQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 11 (4.64%) Apache Spark
1 11 (4.64%) Elasticsearch
2 10 (4.22%) SharePoint
3 7 (2.95%) nginx
4 3 (1.27%) IIS
4 3 (1.27%) MS Exchange
5 2 (0.84%) ArcGIS
5 2 (0.84%) Confluence
5 2 (0.84%) GeoServer
5 2 (0.84%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (0.84%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.42%) CMS
6 1 (0.42%) SAS
6 1 (0.42%) Umbraco
Applications
1 15 (6.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.42%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.42%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (1.27%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (0.84%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.42%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
3 1 (0.42%) Sage X3
3 1 (0.42%) SAP BPC
3 1 (0.42%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.42%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.42%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.42%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 28 (11.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 24 (10.13%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (4.22%) Office 365
4 5 (2.11%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (2.11%) GitHub
5 4 (1.69%) Google Cloud Platform
5 4 (1.69%) SaaS
6 2 (0.84%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (0.84%) Dynamics 365
6 2 (0.84%) IaaS
6 2 (0.84%) PaaS
7 1 (0.42%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.42%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.42%) NuGet
7 1 (0.42%) Route 53
7 1 (0.42%) Serverless
7 1 (0.42%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.80%) Intranet
1 9 (3.80%) SMS
2 8 (3.38%) SAN
3 7 (2.95%) SSL
4 5 (2.11%) Network Security
5 4 (1.69%) VSAN
6 3 (1.27%) DNS
7 2 (0.84%) DHCP
7 2 (0.84%) Fibre Channel
7 2 (0.84%) Firewall
7 2 (0.84%) Internet
7 2 (0.84%) NAS
7 2 (0.84%) Wireless
8 1 (0.42%) LAN
8 1 (0.42%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.42%) VLAN
8 1 (0.42%) VoIP
8 1 (0.42%) VPN
8 1 (0.42%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 82 (34.60%) SQL Server
2 65 (27.43%) NoSQL
3 30 (12.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 30 (12.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 22 (9.28%) PostgreSQL
4 22 (9.28%) Power BI
5 21 (8.86%) Data Warehouse
6 19 (8.02%) MongoDB
7 17 (7.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 16 (6.75%) Big Data
9 14 (5.91%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 11 (4.64%) Apache Cassandra
10 11 (4.64%) Relational Database
11 8 (3.38%) Hadoop
11 8 (3.38%) QlikView
12 7 (2.95%) SQL Server 2012
13 6 (2.53%) Apache Hive
13 6 (2.53%) MySQL
13 6 (2.53%) Oracle Database
13 6 (2.53%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 60 (25.32%) Git (software)
2 34 (14.35%) Team Foundation Server
3 19 (8.02%) Subversion
4 16 (6.75%) Mercurial
5 8 (3.38%) JIRA
6 5 (2.11%) Selenium
7 4 (1.69%) Jenkins
7 4 (1.69%) Visual Studio
8 2 (0.84%) AccuRev
8 2 (0.84%) Ant
8 2 (0.84%) Aptana Studio
8 2 (0.84%) Artifactory
8 2 (0.84%) Gatling
8 2 (0.84%) GitLab
8 2 (0.84%) JDeveloper
8 2 (0.84%) Maven
8 2 (0.84%) NeoLoad
9 1 (0.42%) Octopus Deploy
9 1 (0.42%) Protractor
9 1 (0.42%) TestNG
General
1 23 (9.70%) Finance
2 21 (8.86%) Manufacturing
3 12 (5.06%) Advertising
4 9 (3.80%) Retail
5 5 (2.11%) Banking
6 4 (1.69%) Automotive
7 3 (1.27%) Marketing
8 1 (0.42%) Games
Job Titles
1 109 (45.99%) Developer
2 48 (20.25%) .NET Developer
3 47 (19.83%) C# Developer
4 43 (18.14%) C# .NET Developer
5 35 (14.77%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 30 (12.66%) Java Developer
7 29 (12.24%) ASP.NET Developer
8 28 (11.81%) Architect
8 28 (11.81%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 26 (10.97%) Applications Architect
10 23 (9.70%) Software Developer
11 22 (9.28%) SQL Developer
12 21 (8.86%) Analyst
13 19 (8.02%) .NET Software Developer
13 19 (8.02%) C# Software Developer
14 16 (6.75%) Software Engineer
15 15 (6.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
16 13 (5.49%) Core Java Developer
16 13 (5.49%) DevOps Engineer
16 13 (5.49%) Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (30.80%) HTML
2 69 (29.11%) .NET
3 60 (25.32%) CSS
4 53 (22.36%) AngularJS
5 46 (19.41%) ASP.NET
6 42 (17.72%) ASP.NET MVC
6 42 (17.72%) Node.js
7 30 (12.66%) Web Services
8 25 (10.55%) .NET Framework
9 23 (9.70%) Entity Framework
10 21 (8.86%) XSLT
11 20 (8.44%) ASP.NET Web API
11 20 (8.44%) RESTful
12 18 (7.59%) React
13 16 (6.75%) CSS3
14 13 (5.49%) ASP.NET Core
15 11 (4.64%) HTML5
15 11 (4.64%) Kafka
16 10 (4.22%) CherryPy
17 9 (3.80%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 40 (16.88%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (7.59%) Data Structures
2 18 (7.59%) Enterprise Software
3 17 (7.17%) Algorithms
4 7 (2.95%) Greenfield Project
4 7 (2.95%) Management Information System
4 7 (2.95%) Self-Motivation
5 5 (2.11%) Cloud Native
5 5 (2.11%) Linux Command Line
6 4 (1.69%) Private Cloud
7 3 (1.27%) AS400
7 3 (1.27%) Clustering
7 3 (1.27%) iSeries
7 3 (1.27%) N-Tier
8 2 (0.84%) Client/Server
8 2 (0.84%) EPoS
8 2 (0.84%) PKI
8 2 (0.84%) Public Cloud
8 2 (0.84%) Replication
8 2 (0.84%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 31 (13.08%) Linux
2 29 (12.24%) Windows
3 13 (5.49%) Windows Server
4 8 (3.38%) Unix
5 5 (2.11%) CentOS
5 5 (2.11%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (1.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.42%) Android
7 1 (0.42%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.42%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (34.18%) MVC
2 71 (29.96%) Agile Software Development
3 60 (25.32%) Software Engineering
4 42 (17.72%) Business Intelligence
5 41 (17.30%) Problem-Solving
6 36 (15.19%) Test Automation
7 35 (14.77%) Unit Testing
8 31 (13.08%) Mentoring
8 31 (13.08%) TDD
9 28 (11.81%) DevOps
9 28 (11.81%) Scrum
10 25 (10.55%) Continuous Integration
11 24 (10.13%) ETL
11 24 (10.13%) Migration
12 23 (9.70%) SOA
13 22 (9.28%) Decision-Making
14 21 (8.86%) OO
15 17 (7.17%) BDD
15 17 (7.17%) Pair Programming
16 15 (6.33%) Domain-Driven Design
Programming Languages
1 88 (37.13%) Java
2 83 (35.02%) C#
3 76 (32.07%) JavaScript
4 46 (19.41%) T-SQL
5 29 (12.24%) C++
6 27 (11.39%) Python
7 11 (4.64%) PHP
8 7 (2.95%) MATLAB
8 7 (2.95%) Shell Script
9 6 (2.53%) Scala
10 5 (2.11%) R
10 5 (2.11%) VBA
11 4 (1.69%) PowerShell
12 3 (1.27%) PL/SQL
12 3 (1.27%) RPG
12 3 (1.27%) RPG IV
12 3 (1.27%) TypeScript
12 3 (1.27%) VB.NET
13 2 (0.84%) Ruby
14 1 (0.42%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 68 (28.69%) Degree
2 4 (1.69%) CCNA
2 4 (1.69%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (1.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (0.84%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.42%) DBS Check
4 1 (0.42%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (7.59%) QA
2 6 (2.53%) Data Quality
3 4 (1.69%) SLA
4 2 (0.84%) GDPR
5 1 (0.42%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 8 (3.38%) Docker
2 6 (2.53%) Hyper-V
2 6 (2.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (2.11%) Active Directory
4 3 (1.27%) Apache Flume
4 3 (1.27%) HDFS
5 2 (0.84%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (0.84%) XenApp
6 1 (0.42%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 6 (2.53%) HAProxy
2 5 (2.11%) Ansible
2 5 (2.11%) Hadoop YARN
2 5 (2.11%) Oozie
3 4 (1.69%) Puppet
4 2 (0.84%) Consul
4 2 (0.84%) Docker Swarm
4 2 (0.84%) Grafana
4 2 (0.84%) Kibana
4 2 (0.84%) Kubernetes
4 2 (0.84%) logstash
4 2 (0.84%) Microsoft Intune
4 2 (0.84%) Nagios
4 2 (0.84%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.84%) Oracle RMAN
4 2 (0.84%) Rancher
4 2 (0.84%) SCCM
4 2 (0.84%) Single Sign-On
4 2 (0.84%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (0.84%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 62 (26.16%) Microsoft
2 13 (5.49%) Oracle
3 10 (4.22%) VMware
4 9 (3.80%) Tableau
5 5 (2.11%) Hortonworks
6 3 (1.27%) AppDynamics
6 3 (1.27%) Cisco
6 3 (1.27%) Cloudera
6 3 (1.27%) IBM
7 2 (0.84%) Atlassian
7 2 (0.84%) Citrix
7 2 (0.84%) Dynatrace
7 2 (0.84%) Mapinfo
7 2 (0.84%) Meraki
7 2 (0.84%) Riverbed
7 2 (0.84%) SAP
8 1 (0.42%) Adaptive Insights
8 1 (0.42%) Birst
8 1 (0.42%) SnapLogic
8 1 (0.42%) Workday