Period
to 20 November 2017

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 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 5 4 12
Rank change year-on-year -1 +8 -8
Permanent jobs citing SQL 184 252 189
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 19.60% 21.91% 18.92%
As % of the Programming Languages category 40.89% 40.84% 31.93%
Number of salaries quoted 170 211 165
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.59% +12.31%
10th Percentile £27,450 £27,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £50,000 £45,850
North East median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,009
% change year-on-year +6.67% +4.14% +10.80%

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 450 617 592
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 47.92% 53.65% 59.26%
Number of salaries quoted 411 522 530
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £40,000 £38,250 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.58% +2.00% +11.94%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,725
90th Percentile £56,250 £51,475 £51,375
North East median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 20 November 2017.

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 20 November 2017. 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 -1 144 £40,000 +1.27% 14
Gateshead 0 19 £45,000 +12.50% 3
Sunderland -4 8 £40,000 - 3
Hebburn - 3 £25,500 -
Jarrow - 2 £21,000 -
South Tyneside - 2 £28,500 -
Prudhoe 0 1 £44,500 +11.25%
SQL
North East

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT jobs citing SQL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for SQL.

1 63 (34.24%) SQL Server
2 56 (30.43%) JavaScript
3 55 (29.89%) .NET
4 54 (29.35%) C#
4 54 (29.35%) Windows
5 49 (26.63%) HTML
5 49 (26.63%) Microsoft
5 49 (26.63%) Agile Software Development
6 42 (22.83%) CSS
7 37 (20.11%) Oracle
8 35 (19.02%) Degree
9 33 (17.93%) Linux
10 30 (16.30%) T-SQL
10 30 (16.30%) MVC
11 29 (15.76%) Microsoft Azure
11 29 (15.76%) HTML5
11 29 (15.76%) DevOps
12 25 (13.59%) Amazon AWS
13 24 (13.04%) ASP.NET
14 23 (12.50%) Windows Server
15 22 (11.96%) Windows Server 2012
16 21 (11.41%) Web Development
17 20 (10.87%) Java
17 20 (10.87%) PHP
17 20 (10.87%) NoSQL
18 19 (10.33%) AngularJS
18 19 (10.33%) Relational Database
18 19 (10.33%) ITIL
19 18 (9.78%) Python
19 18 (9.78%) SMS

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 14 (7.61%) nginx
2 12 (6.52%) IIS
3 7 (3.80%) MS Exchange
4 6 (3.26%) BizTalk Server
4 6 (3.26%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (3.26%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (1.63%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.09%) Apache
6 2 (1.09%) Confluence
7 1 (0.54%) CMS
7 1 (0.54%) Documentum
7 1 (0.54%) Drupal
7 1 (0.54%) JBoss
7 1 (0.54%) SAS
7 1 (0.54%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 11 (5.98%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (2.17%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (1.63%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.54%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (3.80%) Dynamics NAV
2 5 (2.72%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (2.17%) Magento
4 3 (1.63%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (1.09%) Dynamics GP
5 2 (1.09%) Retail-J
6 1 (0.54%) Infor M3
6 1 (0.54%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.54%) Payment Gateway
6 1 (0.54%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 29 (15.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 25 (13.59%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (2.17%) Office 365
4 2 (1.09%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.54%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (0.54%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (9.78%) SMS
2 12 (6.52%) SSL
3 6 (3.26%) SAN
4 4 (2.17%) Internet
5 3 (1.63%) Firewall
6 2 (1.09%) LAN
6 2 (1.09%) VoIP
6 2 (1.09%) WAN
6 2 (1.09%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.54%) Intranet
7 1 (0.54%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (34.24%) SQL Server
2 20 (10.87%) NoSQL
3 19 (10.33%) Relational Database
4 16 (8.70%) RDBMS
5 15 (8.15%) MongoDB
6 14 (7.61%) SQL Server 2012
6 14 (7.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 14 (7.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 11 (5.98%) Oracle Database
8 8 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
8 8 (4.35%) MySQL
9 7 (3.80%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 6 (3.26%) Oracle Database 12c
10 6 (3.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 5 (2.72%) Power BI
12 4 (2.17%) QlikView
13 3 (1.63%) PostgreSQL
13 3 (1.63%) SQL Server 2008
14 2 (1.09%) SQL Server 2014
14 2 (1.09%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 11 (5.98%) Git (software)
2 10 (5.43%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (4.89%) JIRA
3 9 (4.89%) Selenium
4 8 (4.35%) Cucumber
4 8 (4.35%) Subversion
5 4 (2.17%) Jenkins
5 4 (2.17%) Maven
6 3 (1.63%) Gradle
6 3 (1.63%) Ranorex
7 2 (1.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (1.09%) JMeter
7 2 (1.09%) LoadRunner
7 2 (1.09%) MSTest
7 2 (1.09%) NUnit
7 2 (1.09%) Octopus Deploy
7 2 (1.09%) Robot Framework
7 2 (1.09%) SoapUI
7 2 (1.09%) TeamCity
7 2 (1.09%) WebDriver
General
1 18 (9.78%) Automotive
2 17 (9.24%) Finance
3 12 (6.52%) Retail
4 10 (5.43%) Advertising
5 3 (1.63%) Games
5 3 (1.63%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.09%) Banking
6 2 (1.09%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.54%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 70 (38.04%) Developer
2 34 (18.48%) Analyst
3 33 (17.93%) .NET Developer
4 24 (13.04%) C# Developer
5 22 (11.96%) C# .NET Developer
6 21 (11.41%) DBA
7 20 (10.87%) Senior Developer
8 18 (9.78%) Software Developer
8 18 (9.78%) SQL Developer
9 16 (8.70%) Web Developer
10 14 (7.61%) DevOps Engineer
11 13 (7.07%) .NET Software Developer
11 13 (7.07%) Applications Support
11 13 (7.07%) SQL Analyst
12 12 (6.52%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
12 12 (6.52%) SQL DBA
13 11 (5.98%) .NET Web Developer
13 11 (5.98%) C# Web Developer
13 11 (5.98%) Support Analyst
14 10 (5.43%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (29.89%) .NET
2 49 (26.63%) HTML
3 42 (22.83%) CSS
4 29 (15.76%) HTML5
5 24 (13.04%) ASP.NET
6 19 (10.33%) AngularJS
7 16 (8.70%) Web Services
8 14 (7.61%) jQuery
8 14 (7.61%) Node.js
8 14 (7.61%) XML
9 13 (7.07%) ASP.NET Web API
10 12 (6.52%) CherryPy
11 9 (4.89%) ASP.NET MVC
12 8 (4.35%) SOAP
13 6 (3.26%) .NET Framework
13 6 (3.26%) CSS3
13 6 (3.26%) LAMP
13 6 (3.26%) Oracle GoldenGate
14 5 (2.72%) Entity Framework
14 5 (2.72%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 12 (6.52%) Analytical Skills
1 12 (6.52%) Computer Science
1 12 (6.52%) Management Information System
2 8 (4.35%) Greenfield Project
3 7 (3.80%) Clustering
4 6 (3.26%) Client/Server
4 6 (3.26%) Virtual Team
5 3 (1.63%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.09%) Data Structures
6 2 (1.09%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.09%) iSeries
6 2 (1.09%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.54%) Credit Risk
7 1 (0.54%) Derivative
7 1 (0.54%) Fintech
7 1 (0.54%) Hedge funds
7 1 (0.54%) Internet of Things
7 1 (0.54%) Replication
7 1 (0.54%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 54 (29.35%) Windows
2 33 (17.93%) Linux
3 23 (12.50%) Windows Server
4 22 (11.96%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (4.89%) Unix
5 9 (4.89%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (3.26%) Oracle Linux
7 2 (1.09%) Windows 7
7 2 (1.09%) Windows 8
7 2 (1.09%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (26.63%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (16.30%) MVC
3 29 (15.76%) DevOps
4 21 (11.41%) Web Development
5 19 (10.33%) ITIL
6 17 (9.24%) Mentoring
6 17 (9.24%) Software Architecture
7 15 (8.15%) Performance Tuning
8 14 (7.61%) B2C
8 14 (7.61%) Test Automation
9 13 (7.07%) Project Planning
10 12 (6.52%) Business Intelligence
10 12 (6.52%) Open Source
10 12 (6.52%) Test Scripting
11 11 (5.98%) Case Management
11 11 (5.98%) OO
11 11 (5.98%) Project Management
11 11 (5.98%) Software Testing
12 9 (4.89%) SDLC
12 9 (4.89%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 56 (30.43%) JavaScript
2 54 (29.35%) C#
3 30 (16.30%) T-SQL
4 20 (10.87%) Java
4 20 (10.87%) PHP
5 18 (9.78%) Python
6 15 (8.15%) Ruby
7 11 (5.98%) PowerShell
8 7 (3.80%) Perl
9 6 (3.26%) C
10 5 (2.72%) PL/SQL
10 5 (2.72%) VB
11 4 (2.17%) C++
12 3 (1.63%) Bash Shell
12 3 (1.63%) ES6
12 3 (1.63%) Tcl
12 3 (1.63%) VB.NET
13 2 (1.09%) R
13 2 (1.09%) RPG
13 2 (1.09%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 35 (19.02%) Degree
2 17 (9.24%) Security Cleared
3 15 (8.15%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (5.98%) ISEB
5 8 (4.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 8 (4.35%) MCSA
6 6 (3.26%) ISEB Practitioner
6 6 (3.26%) Oracle Certification
7 4 (2.17%) AWS Certification
8 3 (1.63%) Computer Science Degree
9 2 (1.09%) ISTQB
9 2 (1.09%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 1 (0.54%) CIMA
10 1 (0.54%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.54%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (7.07%) QA
2 4 (2.17%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.54%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.54%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (5.98%) Active Directory
2 9 (4.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (4.35%) Virtual Machines
4 7 (3.80%) Hyper-V
5 6 (3.26%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (1.09%) Docker
Systems Management
1 12 (6.52%) HAProxy
2 8 (4.35%) Opsview
3 6 (3.26%) Data Guard
3 6 (3.26%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 5 (2.72%) Nagios
5 3 (1.63%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 2 (1.09%) Kubernetes
6 2 (1.09%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (1.09%) Puppet
6 2 (1.09%) Terraform
6 2 (1.09%) ZABBIX
7 1 (0.54%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.54%) SCOM
Vendors
1 49 (26.63%) Microsoft
2 37 (20.11%) Oracle
3 12 (6.52%) VMware
4 8 (4.35%) IBM
4 8 (4.35%) Splunk
5 4 (2.17%) Cognos
5 4 (2.17%) Progress
5 4 (2.17%) Tableau
6 3 (1.63%) Alteryx
6 3 (1.63%) AppDynamics
7 2 (1.09%) Citrix
7 2 (1.09%) IFS
7 2 (1.09%) Rackspace
7 2 (1.09%) Red Hat
7 2 (1.09%) Sitecore
7 2 (1.09%) Xamarin
8 1 (0.54%) HP
8 1 (0.54%) Sage
8 1 (0.54%) SAP
8 1 (0.54%) Telerik