Period
to 17 October 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 17 October 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
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 3 5 7
Rank change year-on-year +2 +2 +4
Permanent jobs citing SQL 255 155 257
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 22.65% 20.39% 22.64%
As % of the Programming Languages category 43.15% 41.33% 40.35%
Number of salaries quoted 216 145 219
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,900
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +5.54% +3.84%
10th Percentile £27,750 £27,200 £27,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £58,750 £50,000
North East median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +4.11%

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 Tyne and Wear with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Tyne and Wear
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 591 375 637
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 52.49% 49.34% 56.12%
Number of salaries quoted 486 335 547
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £42,500 £38,959 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% +3.89% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £24,100 £26,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £54,600 £51,350
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 17 October 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 17 October 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 +1 215 £42,500 +6.25% 59
Prudhoe -2 15 £47,500 +6.74% 3
Sunderland +4 11 £32,500 -20.73% 5
Gateshead 0 3 £40,750 -9.44% 2
North Tyneside - 2 £27,500 -
Jarrow 0 1 £40,000 +90.48%
Wallsend - 1 £21,500 -
SQL
North East

For the 6 months to 17 October 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.

1 112 (43.92%) C#
2 103 (40.39%) SQL Server
3 99 (38.82%) MVC
4 98 (38.43%) .NET
5 94 (36.86%) JavaScript
6 88 (34.51%) Microsoft
7 84 (32.94%) HTML
7 84 (32.94%) Agile Software Development
8 77 (30.20%) Java
9 66 (25.88%) Git (software)
10 64 (25.10%) ASP.NET
10 64 (25.10%) Software Engineering
11 62 (24.31%) Degree
12 60 (23.53%) CSS
13 58 (22.75%) T-SQL
13 58 (22.75%) ASP.NET MVC
14 53 (20.78%) AngularJS
15 49 (19.22%) Problem-Solving
16 46 (18.04%) Analytical Skills
17 45 (17.65%) NoSQL
17 45 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
18 43 (16.86%) Team Foundation Server
19 42 (16.47%) .NET Framework
20 40 (15.69%) TDD
20 40 (15.69%) Web Services
20 40 (15.69%) Microsoft Azure
21 39 (15.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
22 38 (14.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
23 36 (14.12%) C++
23 36 (14.12%) Unit Testing

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 12 (4.71%) Elasticsearch
2 9 (3.53%) SharePoint
3 7 (2.75%) nginx
4 5 (1.96%) Apache Spark
4 5 (1.96%) CMS
5 3 (1.18%) IIS
6 2 (0.78%) ArcGIS
6 2 (0.78%) Confluence
6 2 (0.78%) GeoServer
6 2 (0.78%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (0.78%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.39%) Drupal
7 1 (0.39%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.39%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.39%) Tomcat
Applications
1 14 (5.49%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.39%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (1.57%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.39%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
2 1 (0.39%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 40 (15.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 33 (12.94%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (3.92%) SaaS
4 9 (3.53%) Office 365
5 5 (1.96%) Google Cloud Platform
6 3 (1.18%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.78%) Azure Active Directory
7 2 (0.78%) IaaS
7 2 (0.78%) PaaS
8 1 (0.39%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.39%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.39%) Dynamics 365
8 1 (0.39%) Heroku
8 1 (0.39%) NuGet
8 1 (0.39%) Route 53
8 1 (0.39%) Serverless
8 1 (0.39%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 14 (5.49%) SMS
2 13 (5.10%) Intranet
3 8 (3.14%) SSL
4 3 (1.18%) DNS
4 3 (1.18%) Firewall
4 3 (1.18%) SAN
5 2 (0.78%) DHCP
5 2 (0.78%) HTTP
5 2 (0.78%) Internet
5 2 (0.78%) NAS
5 2 (0.78%) Network Security
5 2 (0.78%) VSAN
6 1 (0.39%) FTP
6 1 (0.39%) LAN
6 1 (0.39%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.39%) VLAN
6 1 (0.39%) VoIP
6 1 (0.39%) VPN
6 1 (0.39%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 103 (40.39%) SQL Server
2 45 (17.65%) NoSQL
3 39 (15.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 38 (14.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 28 (10.98%) Power BI
6 26 (10.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 25 (9.80%) Data Warehouse
8 15 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
9 14 (5.49%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 14 (5.49%) Relational Database
10 13 (5.10%) MongoDB
11 9 (3.53%) Big Data
11 9 (3.53%) SQL Server 2012
12 7 (2.75%) MySQL
12 7 (2.75%) QlikView
12 7 (2.75%) SQL Server 2014
13 5 (1.96%) Hadoop
13 5 (1.96%) Oracle Database
13 5 (1.96%) Pentaho
13 5 (1.96%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 66 (25.88%) Git (software)
2 43 (16.86%) Team Foundation Server
3 20 (7.84%) Subversion
4 16 (6.27%) Mercurial
5 9 (3.53%) JIRA
6 7 (2.75%) Visual Studio
7 5 (1.96%) Jenkins
7 5 (1.96%) Selenium
8 4 (1.57%) Octopus Deploy
9 2 (0.78%) Ant
9 2 (0.78%) Aptana Studio
9 2 (0.78%) Artifactory
9 2 (0.78%) Gatling
9 2 (0.78%) GitLab
9 2 (0.78%) JDeveloper
9 2 (0.78%) Maven
9 2 (0.78%) NeoLoad
10 1 (0.39%) JUnit
10 1 (0.39%) PowerBuilder
10 1 (0.39%) ProC
General
1 25 (9.80%) Manufacturing
2 19 (7.45%) Advertising
3 18 (7.06%) Finance
4 10 (3.92%) Retail
5 4 (1.57%) Automotive
6 3 (1.18%) Games
7 2 (0.78%) Banking
7 2 (0.78%) Marketing
8 1 (0.39%) Law
Job Titles
1 135 (52.94%) Developer
2 60 (23.53%) .NET Developer
3 51 (20.00%) C# Developer
4 48 (18.82%) C# .NET Developer
5 36 (14.12%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 32 (12.55%) ASP.NET Developer
7 30 (11.76%) Architect
7 30 (11.76%) Software Developer
8 28 (10.98%) Applications Architect
8 28 (10.98%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 28 (10.98%) Java Developer
9 27 (10.59%) Analyst
10 24 (9.41%) SQL Developer
11 22 (8.63%) .NET Software Developer
12 21 (8.24%) C# Software Developer
13 20 (7.84%) Business Intelligence Developer
14 19 (7.45%) Senior Developer
15 14 (5.49%) Software Engineer
16 13 (5.10%) DevOps Engineer
17 11 (4.31%) Core Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 98 (38.43%) .NET
2 84 (32.94%) HTML
3 64 (25.10%) ASP.NET
4 60 (23.53%) CSS
5 58 (22.75%) ASP.NET MVC
6 53 (20.78%) AngularJS
7 42 (16.47%) .NET Framework
8 40 (15.69%) Web Services
9 34 (13.33%) Entity Framework
10 30 (11.76%) Node.js
11 25 (9.80%) XSLT
12 24 (9.41%) ASP.NET Web API
13 22 (8.63%) HTML5
14 21 (8.24%) CSS3
14 21 (8.24%) React
15 19 (7.45%) jQuery
16 15 (5.88%) .NET Core
17 12 (4.71%) ASP.NET Core
18 11 (4.31%) RESTful
19 10 (3.92%) CherryPy
Miscellaneous
1 46 (18.04%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (7.06%) Data Structures
3 17 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
4 16 (6.27%) Algorithms
5 10 (3.92%) Greenfield Project
6 9 (3.53%) AS400
6 9 (3.53%) iSeries
7 7 (2.75%) Self-Motivation
8 5 (1.96%) Linux Command Line
8 5 (1.96%) Management Information System
9 4 (1.57%) NHS
9 4 (1.57%) Private Cloud
9 4 (1.57%) Replication
10 3 (1.18%) Cloud Native
10 3 (1.18%) N-Tier
10 3 (1.18%) Online Games
11 2 (0.78%) Client/Server
11 2 (0.78%) EPoS
11 2 (0.78%) PKI
11 2 (0.78%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 26 (10.20%) Linux
1 26 (10.20%) Windows
2 10 (3.92%) Windows Server
3 5 (1.96%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (1.18%) CentOS
4 3 (1.18%) Unix
5 1 (0.39%) Android
5 1 (0.39%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.39%) Debian
5 1 (0.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.39%) Solaris
5 1 (0.39%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (38.82%) MVC
2 84 (32.94%) Agile Software Development
3 64 (25.10%) Software Engineering
4 49 (19.22%) Problem-Solving
5 45 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
6 40 (15.69%) TDD
7 36 (14.12%) Unit Testing
8 34 (13.33%) Scrum
9 31 (12.16%) Mentoring
10 30 (11.76%) Test Automation
11 29 (11.37%) Migration
12 27 (10.59%) SOA
13 26 (10.20%) DevOps
14 25 (9.80%) Continuous Integration
15 24 (9.41%) BDD
16 22 (8.63%) Decision-Making
16 22 (8.63%) OO
17 21 (8.24%) ETL
18 18 (7.06%) Pair Programming
19 15 (5.88%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 112 (43.92%) C#
2 94 (36.86%) JavaScript
3 77 (30.20%) Java
4 58 (22.75%) T-SQL
5 36 (14.12%) C++
6 20 (7.84%) Python
7 13 (5.10%) PHP
8 9 (3.53%) RPG
8 9 (3.53%) RPG IV
9 8 (3.14%) PowerShell
10 7 (2.75%) TypeScript
11 6 (2.35%) VB.NET
11 6 (2.35%) VBA
12 5 (1.96%) MATLAB
12 5 (1.96%) PL/SQL
13 4 (1.57%) Ruby
14 3 (1.18%) R
14 3 (1.18%) Shell Script
15 2 (0.78%) Bash Shell
15 2 (0.78%) Scala
Qualifications
1 62 (24.31%) Degree
2 2 (0.78%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (0.39%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (0.39%) CCNA
3 1 (0.39%) Chartered Engineer
3 1 (0.39%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (0.39%) CITP
3 1 (0.39%) DBS Check
3 1 (0.39%) Master's Degree
3 1 (0.39%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.39%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.39%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.39%) Sun Certification
3 1 (0.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (5.88%) QA
2 10 (3.92%) Data Quality
3 3 (1.18%) GDPR
4 2 (0.78%) SLA
5 1 (0.39%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 10 (3.92%) Docker
2 5 (1.96%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.18%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.39%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 6 (2.35%) Ansible
1 6 (2.35%) HAProxy
2 5 (1.96%) Puppet
3 3 (1.18%) Hadoop YARN
3 3 (1.18%) Kubernetes
3 3 (1.18%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.78%) Consul
4 2 (0.78%) Docker Swarm
4 2 (0.78%) Grafana
4 2 (0.78%) Kibana
4 2 (0.78%) logstash
4 2 (0.78%) Nagios
4 2 (0.78%) Oracle RMAN
4 2 (0.78%) Rancher
4 2 (0.78%) Single Sign-On
4 2 (0.78%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (0.78%) Tivoli
4 2 (0.78%) ZABBIX
5 1 (0.39%) Icinga
5 1 (0.39%) Terraform
Vendors
1 88 (34.51%) Microsoft
2 13 (5.10%) Oracle
3 9 (3.53%) IBM
3 9 (3.53%) Tableau
4 6 (2.35%) VMware
4 6 (2.35%) Xamarin
5 3 (1.18%) AppDynamics
5 3 (1.18%) Red Hat
6 2 (0.78%) Atlassian
6 2 (0.78%) Dynatrace
6 2 (0.78%) Mapinfo
6 2 (0.78%) Riverbed
7 1 (0.39%) Cisco
7 1 (0.39%) Cognos
7 1 (0.39%) Google
7 1 (0.39%) Infor
7 1 (0.39%) Mitel
7 1 (0.39%) Sage
7 1 (0.39%) Siebel
7 1 (0.39%) Sybase