The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bury St Edmunds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 10 5 9
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +4
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 15 25 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bury St Edmunds 24.19% 34.25% 17.65%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 48.39% 71.43% 60.00%
Number of salaries quoted 13 21 9
Average salary £45,000 £30,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -29.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £30,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £72,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
SQL Server
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bury St Edmunds region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Bury St Edmunds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
31 35 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bury St Edmunds 50.00% 47.95% 29.41%
Number of salaries quoted 29 30 15
Average salary £41,250 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.50% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £36,150
10% offered a salary of more than £45,750 £47,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Bury St Edmunds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Bury St Edmunds region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Bury St Edmunds

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Bury St Edmunds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Bury St Edmunds region.

SQL Server Salary Trend in Bury St Edmunds

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in Bury St Edmunds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Bury St Edmunds region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Bury St Edmunds

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bury St Edmunds

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bury St Edmunds region citing SQL Server also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SQL Server.

1 32 (74.42%) Microsoft
2 28 (65.12%) C#
2 28 (65.12%) .NET
2 28 (65.12%) Windows
3 25 (58.14%) SQL
3 25 (58.14%) SharePoint
4 21 (48.84%) MS Excel
5 19 (44.19%) ASP.NET
5 19 (44.19%) XML
6 18 (41.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 17 (39.53%) Web Services
7 17 (39.53%) Business Intelligence
8 16 (37.21%) T-SQL
8 16 (37.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 14 (32.56%) JSON
9 14 (32.56%) MVC
9 14 (32.56%) SOAP
10 13 (30.23%) Visual Studio
10 13 (30.23%) CRM
10 13 (30.23%) Agile Software Development
10 13 (30.23%) Dynamics CRM
10 13 (30.23%) Degree
11 12 (27.91%) Waterfall
12 11 (25.58%) HTML5
12 11 (25.58%) WCF
12 11 (25.58%) jQuery
12 11 (25.58%) CSS
12 11 (25.58%) PHP
12 11 (25.58%) HTML
12 11 (25.58%) JavaScript

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Bury St Edmunds by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bury St Edmunds region citing SQL Server also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SQL Server. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 25 (58.14%) SharePoint
2 11 (25.58%) Apache
3 9 (20.93%) Oracle Application Server
3 9 (20.93%) Oracle 10gAS
4 4 (9.30%) SharePoint 2010
4 4 (9.30%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (9.30%) SharePoint 2013
4 4 (9.30%) MS Exchange
4 4 (9.30%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (4.65%) Tomcat
5 2 (4.65%) IIS
6 1 (2.33%) WebLogic
Applications
1 21 (48.84%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 13 (30.23%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (20.93%) Dynamics AX
3 8 (18.60%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 2 (4.65%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.65%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (20.93%) Intranet
2 4 (9.30%) SAN
3 2 (4.65%) Firewall
3 2 (4.65%) SSH
3 2 (4.65%) LAN
3 2 (4.65%) WAN
3 2 (4.65%) DHCP
3 2 (4.65%) HTTP
3 2 (4.65%) TCP/IP
3 2 (4.65%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (41.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 16 (37.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (23.26%) Oracle Database
3 10 (23.26%) Oracle Reports
3 10 (23.26%) Oracle Database 10g
4 9 (20.93%) DTS
4 9 (20.93%) OLAP
4 9 (20.93%) Oracle OLAP
5 8 (18.60%) DB2
6 6 (13.95%) RDBMS
6 6 (13.95%) Relational Database
7 5 (11.63%) Cognos Query Studio
7 5 (11.63%) Cognos Analysis Studio
7 5 (11.63%) Cognos Report Studio
7 5 (11.63%) Cognos Powerplay
8 3 (6.98%) Cognos Framework Manager
9 2 (4.65%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (4.65%) Cognos Transformer
10 1 (2.33%) Cognos Connection
10 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 13 (30.23%) Visual Studio
2 9 (20.93%) PVCS
2 9 (20.93%) Oracle Forms
2 9 (20.93%) MorphX
2 9 (20.93%) Visual Studio Team System
3 5 (11.63%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (6.98%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 3 (6.98%) ReSharper
4 3 (6.98%) NUnit
5 2 (4.65%) Subversion
5 2 (4.65%) Maven
5 2 (4.65%) Ant
5 2 (4.65%) JUnit
Job Titles
1 36 (83.72%) Developer
2 11 (25.58%) .NET Developer
3 7 (16.28%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 7 (16.28%) SharePoint Developer
4 6 (13.95%) C# Developer
4 6 (13.95%) Senior Developer
5 5 (11.63%) Business Developer
5 5 (11.63%) Senior .NET Developer
5 5 (11.63%) Cognos Developer
6 4 (9.30%) Software Developer
6 4 (9.30%) Cognos BI Developer
7 3 (6.98%) C# Software Developer
7 3 (6.98%) Analyst
7 3 (6.98%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 3 (6.98%) Administrator
8 2 (4.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (4.65%) Consultant
8 2 (4.65%) Systems Administrator
8 2 (4.65%) Systems Engineer
8 2 (4.65%) SharePoint Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (65.12%) .NET
2 19 (44.19%) ASP.NET
2 19 (44.19%) XML
3 17 (39.53%) Web Services
4 14 (32.56%) JSON
4 14 (32.56%) SOAP
5 11 (25.58%) HTML
5 11 (25.58%) CSS
5 11 (25.58%) WCF
5 11 (25.58%) HTML5
5 11 (25.58%) jQuery
6 10 (23.26%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 10 (23.26%) .NET Framework
6 10 (23.26%) WinForms
7 9 (20.93%) Ajax
7 9 (20.93%) CSS3
7 9 (20.93%) RESTful
8 7 (16.28%) Silverlight
9 6 (13.95%) WPF
10 4 (9.30%) Reactive Extensions
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.93%) GIS
1 9 (20.93%) Computer Science
2 5 (11.63%) Data Protection Act
3 4 (9.30%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 28 (65.12%) Windows
2 4 (9.30%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (9.30%) Windows 8
2 4 (9.30%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (4.65%) Linux
4 1 (2.33%) CentOS
4 1 (2.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (39.53%) Business Intelligence
2 14 (32.56%) MVC
3 13 (30.23%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (30.23%) CRM
4 12 (27.91%) Waterfall
5 9 (20.93%) Responsive Web Design
5 9 (20.93%) Web Design
5 9 (20.93%) ERP
5 9 (20.93%) OOP
5 9 (20.93%) OO
6 8 (18.60%) MVVM
7 7 (16.28%) Time Management
8 5 (11.63%) Data Protection
8 5 (11.63%) Project Management
8 5 (11.63%) TDD
8 5 (11.63%) Workflow
9 4 (9.30%) Release Management
9 4 (9.30%) User Acceptance Testing
9 4 (9.30%) Disaster Recovery
10 3 (6.98%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (65.12%) C#
2 25 (58.14%) SQL
3 16 (37.21%) T-SQL
4 11 (25.58%) PHP
4 11 (25.58%) JavaScript
5 9 (20.93%) PL/SQL
5 9 (20.93%) VB.NET
5 9 (20.93%) X++
6 3 (6.98%) XAML
7 2 (4.65%) Ruby
7 2 (4.65%) Bash Shell
7 2 (4.65%) Perl
7 2 (4.65%) Java
8 1 (2.33%) VB
8 1 (2.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 13 (30.23%) Degree
2 6 (13.95%) Security Cleared
3 4 (9.30%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (9.30%) MCITP
System Software
1 6 (13.95%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.33%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 2 (4.65%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 2 (4.65%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 32 (74.42%) Microsoft
2 10 (23.26%) Oracle
3 9 (20.93%) Serena
4 8 (18.60%) Cognos
5 4 (9.30%) VMware
6 2 (4.65%) Symantec
6 2 (4.65%) Google
6 2 (4.65%) IBM
6 2 (4.65%) Dell
7 1 (2.33%) CheckPoint