Period
to 15 August 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 15 August 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
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 5 3 7
Rank change year-on-year -2 +4 +4
Permanent jobs citing SQL 301 150 265
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 23.50% 21.28% 23.23%
As % of the Programming Languages category 42.10% 38.56% 39.85%
Number of salaries quoted 251 141 235
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £43,500 £41,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.10% +10.81% +5.71%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £50,000
North East median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,250
% change year-on-year +6.25% +13.48% +0.71%

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 715 389 665
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 55.82% 55.18% 58.28%
Number of salaries quoted 593 344 585
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £44,500 £38,959 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.22% +5.29% -1.33%
10th Percentile £27,550 £22,900 £25,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £53,750 £51,500
North East median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year +13.33% +1.35% -1.33%

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 15 August 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 15 August 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 -1 267 £42,500 +6.25% 25
Gateshead +2 11 £60,000 +33.33% 3
Prudhoe -2 10 £47,500 +6.74% 2
Sunderland -2 9 £32,500 -20.73% 4
North Tyneside - 3 £27,500 -
SQL
North East

For the 6 months to 15 August 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.

1 142 (47.18%) C#
2 136 (45.18%) Microsoft
3 127 (42.19%) .NET
3 127 (42.19%) SQL Server
4 113 (37.54%) MVC
5 110 (36.54%) Agile Software Development
6 101 (33.55%) JavaScript
7 99 (32.89%) HTML
8 89 (29.57%) ASP.NET
9 81 (26.91%) Software Engineering
10 77 (25.58%) Java
11 76 (25.25%) ASP.NET MVC
12 74 (24.58%) Microsoft Azure
13 73 (24.25%) Git (software)
14 71 (23.59%) T-SQL
15 63 (20.93%) Amazon AWS
16 61 (20.27%) Degree
17 60 (19.93%) AngularJS
18 53 (17.61%) Problem-Solving
19 52 (17.28%) CSS
19 52 (17.28%) Business Intelligence
20 50 (16.61%) Web Services
21 48 (15.95%) .NET Framework
22 47 (15.61%) Team Foundation Server
22 47 (15.61%) HTML5
23 46 (15.28%) Advertising
24 45 (14.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
24 45 (14.95%) Analytical Skills
25 42 (13.95%) TDD
26 40 (13.29%) SQL Server Reporting 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 8 (2.66%) nginx
2 6 (1.99%) Elasticsearch
3 5 (1.66%) CMS
3 5 (1.66%) IIS
3 5 (1.66%) SharePoint
4 3 (1.00%) Skype for Business
5 2 (0.66%) Apache Spark
5 2 (0.66%) Confluence
5 2 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (0.66%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.33%) Drupal
6 1 (0.33%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 17 (5.65%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (1.33%) Dynamics NAV
1 4 (1.33%) NetSuite
2 2 (0.66%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.66%) Sage X3
3 1 (0.33%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 74 (24.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 63 (20.93%) Amazon AWS
3 21 (6.98%) SaaS
4 7 (2.33%) GitHub
5 5 (1.66%) IaaS
5 5 (1.66%) Office 365
5 5 (1.66%) PaaS
6 3 (1.00%) Azure Active Directory
7 2 (0.66%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (0.66%) NuGet
8 1 (0.33%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.33%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.33%) Heroku
8 1 (0.33%) Route 53
8 1 (0.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 17 (5.65%) SMS
2 15 (4.98%) SSL
3 12 (3.99%) Firewall
4 8 (2.66%) DNS
5 7 (2.33%) Intranet
6 6 (1.99%) HTTP
7 4 (1.33%) NAS
7 4 (1.33%) SAN
8 3 (1.00%) DHCP
8 3 (1.00%) VPN
9 2 (0.66%) Internet
9 2 (0.66%) LAN
9 2 (0.66%) Network Security
9 2 (0.66%) Reverse Proxy
9 2 (0.66%) VSAN
9 2 (0.66%) WAN
10 1 (0.33%) FTP
10 1 (0.33%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 127 (42.19%) SQL Server
2 45 (14.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 40 (13.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 35 (11.63%) NoSQL
5 33 (10.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 30 (9.97%) Data Warehouse
6 30 (9.97%) Power BI
7 23 (7.64%) MySQL
8 21 (6.98%) MongoDB
9 16 (5.32%) Relational Database
10 15 (4.98%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 11 (3.65%) SQL Server 2012
12 10 (3.32%) SQL Server 2014
13 9 (2.99%) Big Data
13 9 (2.99%) PostgreSQL
13 9 (2.99%) QlikView
14 7 (2.33%) RDBMS
15 6 (1.99%) OLAP
15 6 (1.99%) OLAP Cube
16 5 (1.66%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 73 (24.25%) Git (software)
2 47 (15.61%) Team Foundation Server
3 20 (6.64%) Subversion
4 17 (5.65%) Mercurial
5 12 (3.99%) Visual Studio
6 9 (2.99%) Jenkins
7 8 (2.66%) Selenium
8 6 (1.99%) Octopus Deploy
9 5 (1.66%) Ant
9 5 (1.66%) JIRA
9 5 (1.66%) Maven
10 4 (1.33%) JUnit
10 4 (1.33%) TestNG
11 3 (1.00%) Cucumber
11 3 (1.00%) Jasmine
11 3 (1.00%) ProC
11 3 (1.00%) Protractor
11 3 (1.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 3 (1.00%) Visual Studio Team System
12 2 (0.66%) Toad
General
1 46 (15.28%) Advertising
2 26 (8.64%) Manufacturing
3 18 (5.98%) Finance
4 13 (4.32%) Retail
5 5 (1.66%) Games
5 5 (1.66%) Marketing
6 4 (1.33%) Automotive
7 2 (0.66%) Banking
8 1 (0.33%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.33%) Law
Job Titles
1 140 (46.51%) Developer
2 56 (18.60%) .NET Developer
3 50 (16.61%) C# Developer
4 45 (14.95%) C# .NET Developer
5 33 (10.96%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 30 (9.97%) Analyst
6 30 (9.97%) Architect
6 30 (9.97%) ASP.NET Developer
7 28 (9.30%) Software Developer
8 26 (8.64%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 25 (8.31%) Java Developer
10 23 (7.64%) Senior Developer
10 23 (7.64%) SQL Developer
11 21 (6.98%) Business Intelligence Developer
12 20 (6.64%) DevOps Engineer
13 18 (5.98%) .NET Software Developer
13 18 (5.98%) Applications Architect
14 17 (5.65%) Software Engineer
15 16 (5.32%) C# Software Developer
15 16 (5.32%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 127 (42.19%) .NET
2 99 (32.89%) HTML
3 89 (29.57%) ASP.NET
4 76 (25.25%) ASP.NET MVC
5 60 (19.93%) AngularJS
6 52 (17.28%) CSS
7 50 (16.61%) Web Services
8 48 (15.95%) .NET Framework
9 47 (15.61%) HTML5
10 40 (13.29%) Entity Framework
11 31 (10.30%) .NET Core
12 27 (8.97%) Node.js
12 27 (8.97%) React
13 26 (8.64%) Angular 2
13 26 (8.64%) XSLT
14 19 (6.31%) CSS3
14 19 (6.31%) jQuery
15 18 (5.98%) ASP.NET Web API
16 13 (4.32%) RESTful
17 11 (3.65%) CherryPy
Miscellaneous
1 45 (14.95%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (6.64%) Enterprise Software
3 19 (6.31%) Data Structures
4 16 (5.32%) Algorithms
5 14 (4.65%) Greenfield Project
6 9 (2.99%) AS400
6 9 (2.99%) iSeries
7 6 (1.99%) Computer Science
8 5 (1.66%) Replication
9 4 (1.33%) Management Information System
9 4 (1.33%) NHS
10 3 (1.00%) Clustering
10 3 (1.00%) Fintech
10 3 (1.00%) Online Games
11 2 (0.66%) Client/Server
11 2 (0.66%) Online Gambling
11 2 (0.66%) PKI
11 2 (0.66%) Public Cloud
11 2 (0.66%) Social Gaming
11 2 (0.66%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 30 (9.97%) Windows
2 26 (8.64%) Linux
3 14 (4.65%) Windows Server
4 11 (3.65%) Unix
5 6 (1.99%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (1.33%) Android
6 4 (1.33%) Apple iOS
7 3 (1.00%) Solaris
8 2 (0.66%) CentOS
8 2 (0.66%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.33%) Debian
9 1 (0.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.33%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 113 (37.54%) MVC
2 110 (36.54%) Agile Software Development
3 81 (26.91%) Software Engineering
4 53 (17.61%) Problem-Solving
5 52 (17.28%) Business Intelligence
6 42 (13.95%) TDD
7 36 (11.96%) Scrum
8 33 (10.96%) Mentoring
9 32 (10.63%) Unit Testing
10 29 (9.63%) Migration
10 29 (9.63%) Test Automation
11 28 (9.30%) BDD
11 28 (9.30%) DevOps
12 27 (8.97%) SDLC
13 26 (8.64%) Continuous Integration
13 26 (8.64%) SOA
14 25 (8.31%) Web Development
15 24 (7.97%) Decision-Making
16 22 (7.31%) OO
16 22 (7.31%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 142 (47.18%) C#
2 101 (33.55%) JavaScript
3 77 (25.58%) Java
4 71 (23.59%) T-SQL
5 34 (11.30%) C++
6 17 (5.65%) PHP
7 14 (4.65%) Python
8 12 (3.99%) PowerShell
9 9 (2.99%) PL/SQL
9 9 (2.99%) RPG
9 9 (2.99%) RPG IV
10 8 (2.66%) TypeScript
11 7 (2.33%) Ruby
11 7 (2.33%) VBA
12 6 (1.99%) VB.NET
13 4 (1.33%) Shell Script
13 4 (1.33%) VB
13 4 (1.33%) VBScript
14 3 (1.00%) C
14 3 (1.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 61 (20.27%) Degree
2 10 (3.32%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (1.00%) CISA
3 3 (1.00%) CISSP
3 3 (1.00%) ISEB
3 3 (1.00%) ISEB Practitioner
3 3 (1.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (1.00%) Master's Degree
4 2 (0.66%) MCSE
5 1 (0.33%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.33%) Chartered Engineer
5 1 (0.33%) CITP
5 1 (0.33%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.33%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.33%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.33%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.33%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (5.65%) QA
2 9 (2.99%) Data Quality
3 4 (1.33%) GDPR
4 3 (1.00%) SLA
5 2 (0.66%) GCP
5 2 (0.66%) ISO 31000
5 2 (0.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.66%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.33%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 8 (2.66%) Active Directory
2 7 (2.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (1.99%) Docker
3 6 (1.99%) Hyper-V
4 3 (1.00%) VMware Workstation
5 2 (0.66%) vSphere
6 1 (0.33%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 10 (3.32%) HAProxy
2 9 (2.99%) Puppet
3 7 (2.33%) Ansible
4 5 (1.66%) Single Sign-On
4 5 (1.66%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 4 (1.33%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (1.33%) Terraform
6 3 (1.00%) Kubernetes
6 3 (1.00%) Nagios
6 3 (1.00%) SCCM
6 3 (1.00%) SCOM
7 2 (0.66%) Consul
7 2 (0.66%) Docker Swarm
7 2 (0.66%) Grafana
7 2 (0.66%) Kibana
7 2 (0.66%) logstash
7 2 (0.66%) Norton AntiVirus
7 2 (0.66%) QRadar
7 2 (0.66%) Rancher
7 2 (0.66%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 136 (45.18%) Microsoft
2 27 (8.97%) Xamarin
3 24 (7.97%) Oracle
4 11 (3.65%) VMware
5 9 (2.99%) IBM
6 8 (2.66%) Tableau
7 6 (1.99%) Sage
8 4 (1.33%) Epicor
8 4 (1.33%) IFS
8 4 (1.33%) Infor
8 4 (1.33%) SAP
8 4 (1.33%) Sitecore
8 4 (1.33%) Symantec
9 3 (1.00%) 3PAR
9 3 (1.00%) AppDynamics
9 3 (1.00%) EMC
9 3 (1.00%) NetApp
9 3 (1.00%) Red Hat
9 3 (1.00%) Splunk
10 2 (0.66%) Juniper