Period
to 23 June 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 23 June 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
23 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 6 7 10
Rank change year-on-year +1 +3 -1
Permanent jobs citing SQL 310 143 232
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 23.10% 18.03% 21.30%
As % of the Programming Languages category 42.64% 33.26% 36.08%
Number of salaries quoted 253 143 206
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £23,850 £27,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £47,500 £50,000
North East median annual salary £42,500 £36,750 £35,000
% change year-on-year +15.65% +5.00% -

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 727 430 643
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 54.17% 54.22% 59.04%
Number of salaries quoted 603 394 580
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £43,500 £37,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.00% +1.35% +3.50%
10th Percentile £27,500 £22,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £62,000 £47,500 £52,500
North East median annual salary £42,000 £35,000 £37,288
% change year-on-year +20.00% -6.14% -0.57%

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 23 June 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 23 June 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 +3 276 £44,000 +19.73% 30
Gateshead -4 15 £60,000 +60.00% 2
Sunderland -5 8 £35,000 -14.63% 2
Prudhoe -1 7 £47,500 +6.74% 1
North Tyneside - 3 £27,500 -
SQL
North East

For the 6 months to 23 June 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.

1 149 (48.06%) C#
2 146 (47.10%) Microsoft
3 129 (41.61%) .NET
4 128 (41.29%) Agile Software Development
5 113 (36.45%) MVC
6 110 (35.48%) JavaScript
7 109 (35.16%) SQL Server
8 106 (34.19%) HTML
9 90 (29.03%) ASP.NET
10 87 (28.06%) Java
10 87 (28.06%) Software Engineering
11 77 (24.84%) ASP.NET MVC
12 76 (24.52%) Microsoft Azure
13 69 (22.26%) Git (software)
14 68 (21.94%) Degree
14 68 (21.94%) Amazon AWS
15 66 (21.29%) T-SQL
16 65 (20.97%) AngularJS
17 53 (17.10%) Problem-Solving
18 51 (16.45%) HTML5
18 51 (16.45%) Team Foundation Server
19 50 (16.13%) Web Services
20 47 (15.16%) CSS
21 46 (14.84%) Business Intelligence
22 45 (14.52%) Advertising
23 44 (14.19%) Analytical Skills
24 41 (13.23%) .NET Framework
25 40 (12.90%) Test Automation
26 39 (12.58%) TDD
27 37 (11.94%) SDLC

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 6 (1.94%) CMS
2 5 (1.61%) IIS
3 4 (1.29%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (1.29%) nginx
4 3 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (0.97%) MS Exchange
4 3 (0.97%) SAS
4 3 (0.97%) SharePoint
4 3 (0.97%) Skype for Business
5 2 (0.65%) Apache Spark
5 2 (0.65%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (0.65%) Oracle Workflow
5 2 (0.65%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.32%) Confluence
6 1 (0.32%) Drupal
6 1 (0.32%) Tomcat
Applications
1 14 (4.52%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.65%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.32%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (2.26%) Dynamics NAV
2 4 (1.29%) NetSuite
3 2 (0.65%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.65%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (0.65%) Oracle Assets
3 2 (0.65%) Oracle Payables
3 2 (0.65%) Oracle Receivables
3 2 (0.65%) Sage X3
4 1 (0.32%) Dynamics GP
4 1 (0.32%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 76 (24.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 68 (21.94%) Amazon AWS
3 24 (7.74%) SaaS
4 8 (2.58%) IaaS
4 8 (2.58%) PaaS
5 7 (2.26%) GitHub
6 4 (1.29%) Office 365
7 3 (0.97%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.32%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.32%) Heroku
8 1 (0.32%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 12 (3.87%) Firewall
1 12 (3.87%) SMS
1 12 (3.87%) SSL
2 8 (2.58%) DNS
3 6 (1.94%) HTTP
4 5 (1.61%) Intranet
4 5 (1.61%) NAS
4 5 (1.61%) SAN
5 3 (0.97%) DHCP
5 3 (0.97%) LAN
5 3 (0.97%) VPN
5 3 (0.97%) WAN
6 2 (0.65%) Internet
6 2 (0.65%) Network Security
6 2 (0.65%) Reverse Proxy
6 2 (0.65%) VSAN
7 1 (0.32%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 109 (35.16%) SQL Server
2 36 (11.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 33 (10.65%) NoSQL
4 32 (10.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 25 (8.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 23 (7.42%) MySQL
7 21 (6.77%) Data Warehouse
7 21 (6.77%) Power BI
8 17 (5.48%) MongoDB
9 16 (5.16%) Big Data
10 11 (3.55%) SQL Server 2012
11 10 (3.23%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 10 (3.23%) SQL Server 2014
12 9 (2.90%) Relational Database
13 8 (2.58%) PostgreSQL
14 6 (1.94%) Oracle Database
14 6 (1.94%) RDBMS
15 5 (1.61%) Hadoop
15 5 (1.61%) OLAP
15 5 (1.61%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 69 (22.26%) Git (software)
2 51 (16.45%) Team Foundation Server
3 21 (6.77%) Selenium
4 17 (5.48%) Subversion
5 15 (4.84%) Mercurial
6 11 (3.55%) Cucumber
7 10 (3.23%) Visual Studio
8 9 (2.90%) JUnit
8 9 (2.90%) TestNG
9 8 (2.58%) Jasmine
9 8 (2.58%) Protractor
10 7 (2.26%) Jenkins
11 5 (1.61%) Ant
11 5 (1.61%) Maven
11 5 (1.61%) Octopus Deploy
12 4 (1.29%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 3 (0.97%) JIRA
13 3 (0.97%) ProC
13 3 (0.97%) Visual Studio Team System
14 2 (0.65%) Oracle Forms
General
1 45 (14.52%) Advertising
2 25 (8.06%) Manufacturing
3 21 (6.77%) Finance
4 10 (3.23%) Retail
5 5 (1.61%) Marketing
6 4 (1.29%) Banking
6 4 (1.29%) Games
7 2 (0.65%) Automotive
8 1 (0.32%) Back Office
8 1 (0.32%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.32%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.32%) Law
Job Titles
1 130 (41.94%) Developer
2 46 (14.84%) .NET Developer
3 44 (14.19%) C# Developer
4 37 (11.94%) C# .NET Developer
5 32 (10.32%) Analyst
6 30 (9.68%) Java Developer
7 29 (9.35%) Architect
8 28 (9.03%) Senior Developer
9 27 (8.71%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 24 (7.74%) ASP.NET Developer
10 24 (7.74%) Software Developer
11 23 (7.42%) SQL Developer
12 22 (7.10%) Software Engineer
13 21 (6.77%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 17 (5.48%) DBA
15 16 (5.16%) Business Intelligence Developer
16 15 (4.84%) Administrator
16 15 (4.84%) Consultant
17 14 (4.52%) Systems Architect
17 14 (4.52%) Systems Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 129 (41.61%) .NET
2 106 (34.19%) HTML
3 90 (29.03%) ASP.NET
4 77 (24.84%) ASP.NET MVC
5 65 (20.97%) AngularJS
6 51 (16.45%) HTML5
7 50 (16.13%) Web Services
8 47 (15.16%) CSS
9 41 (13.23%) .NET Framework
10 34 (10.97%) .NET Core
10 34 (10.97%) Entity Framework
11 32 (10.32%) Angular 2
12 29 (9.35%) React
13 25 (8.06%) XSLT
14 22 (7.10%) jQuery
15 18 (5.81%) Node.js
16 14 (4.52%) ASP.NET Web API
16 14 (4.52%) CSS3
17 13 (4.19%) RESTful
18 12 (3.87%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 44 (14.19%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (7.42%) Enterprise Software
3 15 (4.84%) Algorithms
3 15 (4.84%) Data Structures
4 13 (4.19%) Greenfield Project
5 9 (2.90%) AS400
5 9 (2.90%) iSeries
5 9 (2.90%) Self-Motivation
6 6 (1.94%) NHS
6 6 (1.94%) Replication
7 5 (1.61%) Computer Science
8 3 (0.97%) Clustering
8 3 (0.97%) Management Information System
8 3 (0.97%) User Experience
9 2 (0.65%) Client/Server
9 2 (0.65%) Online Gambling
9 2 (0.65%) Online Games
9 2 (0.65%) PKI
9 2 (0.65%) Public Cloud
9 2 (0.65%) Social Gaming
Operating Systems
1 30 (9.68%) Windows
2 22 (7.10%) Linux
3 15 (4.84%) Windows Server
4 11 (3.55%) Unix
5 6 (1.94%) Android
5 6 (1.94%) Apple iOS
6 4 (1.29%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (0.97%) Solaris
7 3 (0.97%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.32%) CentOS
8 1 (0.32%) Debian
8 1 (0.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 128 (41.29%) Agile Software Development
2 113 (36.45%) MVC
3 87 (28.06%) Software Engineering
4 53 (17.10%) Problem-Solving
5 46 (14.84%) Business Intelligence
6 40 (12.90%) Test Automation
7 39 (12.58%) TDD
8 37 (11.94%) SDLC
9 35 (11.29%) Scrum
10 31 (10.00%) Migration
11 30 (9.68%) Mentoring
12 28 (9.03%) BDD
12 28 (9.03%) Continuous Integration
13 27 (8.71%) SOA
14 26 (8.39%) Web Development
15 25 (8.06%) Unit Testing
16 24 (7.74%) OO
17 23 (7.42%) DevOps
18 21 (6.77%) Decision-Making
19 20 (6.45%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 149 (48.06%) C#
2 110 (35.48%) JavaScript
3 87 (28.06%) Java
4 66 (21.29%) T-SQL
5 30 (9.68%) C++
6 13 (4.19%) PowerShell
6 13 (4.19%) Python
6 13 (4.19%) Ruby
7 12 (3.87%) PHP
7 12 (3.87%) PL/SQL
8 9 (2.90%) RPG
8 9 (2.90%) RPG IV
9 7 (2.26%) VB.NET
10 6 (1.94%) TypeScript
11 5 (1.61%) VB
12 4 (1.29%) VBA
12 4 (1.29%) VBScript
13 3 (0.97%) C
13 3 (0.97%) Perl
13 3 (0.97%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 68 (21.94%) Degree
2 13 (4.19%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (2.90%) ISEB
3 9 (2.90%) ISEB Practitioner
3 9 (2.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (0.97%) CISA
4 3 (0.97%) CISSP
4 3 (0.97%) Master's Degree
5 2 (0.65%) MCSE
6 1 (0.32%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.32%) Chartered Engineer
6 1 (0.32%) CITP
6 1 (0.32%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.32%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.32%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.32%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.32%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (8.71%) QA
2 6 (1.94%) Data Quality
3 3 (0.97%) GDPR
3 3 (0.97%) SLA
4 2 (0.65%) ISO 31000
4 2 (0.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.65%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.32%) GCP
5 1 (0.32%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 8 (2.58%) Active Directory
2 6 (1.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (1.61%) Docker
3 5 (1.61%) Hyper-V
4 3 (0.97%) VMware Workstation
4 3 (0.97%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (2.26%) HAProxy
1 7 (2.26%) Puppet
2 5 (1.61%) Single Sign-On
2 5 (1.61%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 4 (1.29%) Ansible
3 4 (1.29%) Terraform
3 4 (1.29%) ZABBIX
4 3 (0.97%) Kubernetes
4 3 (0.97%) Nagios
4 3 (0.97%) Norton AntiVirus
4 3 (0.97%) SCCM
4 3 (0.97%) SCOM
5 2 (0.65%) Consul
5 2 (0.65%) Docker Swarm
5 2 (0.65%) Grafana
5 2 (0.65%) Kibana
5 2 (0.65%) logstash
5 2 (0.65%) QRadar
5 2 (0.65%) Rancher
5 2 (0.65%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 146 (47.10%) Microsoft
2 34 (10.97%) Oracle
2 34 (10.97%) Xamarin
3 13 (4.19%) VMware
4 9 (2.90%) IBM
5 8 (2.58%) Sitecore
6 7 (2.26%) Symantec
7 6 (1.94%) Sage
8 5 (1.61%) Infor
8 5 (1.61%) Tableau
9 4 (1.29%) Epicor
9 4 (1.29%) IFS
9 4 (1.29%) SAP
10 3 (0.97%) 3PAR
10 3 (0.97%) EMC
10 3 (0.97%) Fortinet
10 3 (0.97%) NetApp
10 3 (0.97%) Red Hat
11 2 (0.65%) Riverbed
11 2 (0.65%) SolarWinds