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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 5 11 9
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -2
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 10 10 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bury St Edmunds 18.52% 16.67% 22.73%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 90.91% 66.67% 62.50%
Number of salaries quoted 10 9 10
Average salary £26,000 £40,000 £35,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.00% +13.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
SQL Server
Suffolk

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
11 15 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bury St Edmunds 20.37% 25.00% 36.36%
Number of salaries quoted 11 14 16
Average salary £26,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £38,600 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 27 February 2015.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Bury St Edmunds

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bury St Edmunds

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 13 (72.22%) Microsoft
2 12 (66.67%) SQL
3 8 (44.44%) C#
3 8 (44.44%) MS Excel
3 8 (44.44%) CRM
3 8 (44.44%) SharePoint
3 8 (44.44%) BizTalk Server
3 8 (44.44%) Dynamics CRM
4 7 (38.89%) MVC
4 7 (38.89%) .NET
5 5 (27.78%) MS Exchange
5 5 (27.78%) Active Directory
5 5 (27.78%) Wireless
5 5 (27.78%) Office 365
6 4 (22.22%) OO PHP
6 4 (22.22%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (22.22%) Zend
6 4 (22.22%) CodeIgniter
6 4 (22.22%) jQuery
6 4 (22.22%) Magento
6 4 (22.22%) CMS
6 4 (22.22%) Adobe Illustrator
6 4 (22.22%) Subversion
6 4 (22.22%) Adobe
6 4 (22.22%) OO
6 4 (22.22%) Oracle Forms
6 4 (22.22%) MySQL
6 4 (22.22%) Oracle
6 4 (22.22%) Photoshop
6 4 (22.22%) HTML

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 8 (44.44%) SharePoint
1 8 (44.44%) BizTalk Server
2 5 (27.78%) MS Exchange
3 4 (22.22%) CMS
Applications
1 8 (44.44%) MS Excel
2 4 (22.22%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (22.22%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 8 (44.44%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (22.22%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (27.78%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (27.78%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) MySQL
2 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (5.56%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Subversion
1 4 (22.22%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (5.56%) NUnit
2 1 (5.56%) Visual Studio
2 1 (5.56%) ReSharper
2 1 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 1 (5.56%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Developer
2 4 (22.22%) Analyst
2 4 (22.22%) Support Analyst
2 4 (22.22%) Support Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Applications Support
2 4 (22.22%) Applications Support Analyst
2 4 (22.22%) PHP Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Senior Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Senior Software Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Software Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) IT Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Support Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Implementation Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Software Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) IT Support
5 1 (5.56%) Software Implementation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (38.89%) .NET
2 4 (22.22%) CSS
2 4 (22.22%) CodeIgniter
2 4 (22.22%) jQuery
2 4 (22.22%) HTML
3 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.56%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) Windows
1 3 (16.67%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) CRM
2 7 (38.89%) MVC
3 4 (22.22%) E-Commerce
3 4 (22.22%) ITIL
3 4 (22.22%) OO
3 4 (22.22%) Root Cause Analysis
3 4 (22.22%) OO PHP
4 3 (16.67%) MVVM
4 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.56%) Data Mapping
5 1 (5.56%) Migration
5 1 (5.56%) Scrum
5 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2
5 1 (5.56%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (66.67%) SQL
2 8 (44.44%) C#
3 4 (22.22%) Java
3 4 (22.22%) JavaScript
3 4 (22.22%) PHP
3 4 (22.22%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Degree
1 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 1 (5.56%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 5 (27.78%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 13 (72.22%) Microsoft
2 4 (22.22%) Adobe
2 4 (22.22%) Zend
2 4 (22.22%) Oracle