The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the Ipswich region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 9 3 5
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +2
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 80 84 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 20.41% 26.01% 26.53%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 74.07% 59.15% 69.64%
Number of salaries quoted 73 59 73
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £32,000 £29,800
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £47,500 £45,000
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 Ipswich region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Ipswich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
108 142 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 27.55% 43.96% 38.10%
Number of salaries quoted 100 99 101
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £31,600 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £47,500 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

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

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Ipswich

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

SQL Server Salary Trend in Ipswich

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in Ipswich

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Ipswich region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Ipswich

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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.

1 119 (76.77%) C#
2 92 (59.35%) .NET
3 80 (51.61%) ASP.NET
4 73 (47.10%) SQL
5 72 (46.45%) MVC
6 62 (40.00%) HTML
7 61 (39.35%) JavaScript
8 59 (38.06%) Microsoft
9 57 (36.77%) CSS
10 49 (31.61%) T-SQL
11 32 (20.65%) Windows
12 31 (20.00%) IIS
13 30 (19.35%) OO
13 30 (19.35%) ASP.NET MVC
14 29 (18.71%) jQuery
15 28 (18.06%) Agile Software Development
16 27 (17.42%) Replication
17 26 (16.77%) Clustering
17 26 (16.77%) MS Excel
17 26 (16.77%) Load Balancing
18 22 (14.19%) Visual Studio
18 22 (14.19%) Microsoft Azure
18 22 (14.19%) Continuous Improvement
19 20 (12.90%) Web Development
19 20 (12.90%) WCF
19 20 (12.90%) WPF
19 20 (12.90%) TDD
20 18 (11.61%) CMS
20 18 (11.61%) Sass
20 18 (11.61%) Kentico

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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 31 (20.00%) IIS
2 18 (11.61%) CMS
2 18 (11.61%) Kentico
3 10 (6.45%) BizTalk Server
4 9 (5.81%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.29%) Site Server
5 2 (1.29%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.65%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.65%) JBoss
6 1 (0.65%) Apache
6 1 (0.65%) Node.js
6 1 (0.65%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 26 (16.77%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.65%) InfoPath
2 1 (0.65%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (3.87%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 22 (14.19%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (3.23%) PaaS
2 5 (3.23%) IaaS
3 4 (2.58%) SaaS
3 4 (2.58%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (6.45%) Firewall
2 9 (5.81%) NAS
2 9 (5.81%) WAN
2 9 (5.81%) LAN
2 9 (5.81%) SAN
3 4 (2.58%) DHCP
3 4 (2.58%) TCP/IP
3 4 (2.58%) DNS
4 1 (0.65%) Internet
4 1 (0.65%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (9.68%) Relational Database
2 12 (7.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (6.45%) Data Mining
3 10 (6.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (4.52%) OLTP
5 6 (3.87%) NoSQL
5 6 (3.87%) Oracle Database
6 5 (3.23%) MySQL
6 5 (3.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (1.94%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (1.29%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (1.29%) MongoDB
8 2 (1.29%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 22 (14.19%) Visual Studio
2 11 (7.10%) NUnit
2 11 (7.10%) Rhino Mocks
2 11 (7.10%) Moq
3 9 (5.81%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (1.29%) NuGet
5 1 (0.65%) YouTrack
5 1 (0.65%) WatiN
5 1 (0.65%) ProC
5 1 (0.65%) Subversion
5 1 (0.65%) JIRA
5 1 (0.65%) Selenium
5 1 (0.65%) Git (software)
General
1 17 (10.97%) Finance
1 17 (10.97%) Marketing
2 12 (7.74%) Games
3 6 (3.87%) iGaming
4 4 (2.58%) Retail
5 2 (1.29%) Billing
5 2 (1.29%) Advertising
5 2 (1.29%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.65%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.65%) Front Office
6 1 (0.65%) Banking
Job Titles
1 91 (58.71%) Developer
2 58 (37.42%) .NET Developer
3 40 (25.81%) Architect
4 24 (15.48%) C# Developer
5 23 (14.84%) Web Developer
6 22 (14.19%) C# .NET Developer
7 20 (12.90%) Data Architect
8 17 (10.97%) Analyst
8 17 (10.97%) .NET Web Developer
9 15 (9.68%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 11 (7.10%) Junior
10 11 (7.10%) Support Analyst
10 11 (7.10%) Technical Architect
10 11 (7.10%) SQL Server Architect
11 10 (6.45%) Lead Developer
11 10 (6.45%) Junior Web Developer
11 10 (6.45%) Junior Developer
12 9 (5.81%) Infrastructure Architect
12 9 (5.81%) Security Architect
12 9 (5.81%) Junior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 92 (59.35%) .NET
2 80 (51.61%) ASP.NET
3 62 (40.00%) HTML
4 57 (36.77%) CSS
5 30 (19.35%) ASP.NET MVC
6 29 (18.71%) jQuery
7 20 (12.90%) WCF
7 20 (12.90%) WPF
8 18 (11.61%) Sass
9 17 (10.97%) WinForms
10 15 (9.68%) .NET Framework
10 15 (9.68%) Middleware
11 13 (8.39%) NHibernate
12 11 (7.10%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 10 (6.45%) Web Services
14 8 (5.16%) J2EE
15 6 (3.87%) Kendo UI
16 5 (3.23%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 5 (3.23%) LESS
16 5 (3.23%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 27 (17.42%) Replication
2 26 (16.77%) Clustering
3 16 (10.32%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (9.68%) N-Tier
5 13 (8.39%) W3C
6 11 (7.10%) Streaming Music
6 11 (7.10%) Computer Science
6 11 (7.10%) Online Games
7 6 (3.87%) Mathematics
8 4 (2.58%) Open Source
8 4 (2.58%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (1.29%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.65%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 32 (20.65%) Windows
2 8 (5.16%) Linux
3 7 (4.52%) UNIX
4 6 (3.87%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (2.58%) Windows 8
7 3 (1.94%) Windows XP
8 2 (1.29%) Android
8 2 (1.29%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.65%) Windows 2000
9 1 (0.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.65%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.65%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (46.45%) MVC
2 30 (19.35%) OO
3 28 (18.06%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (16.77%) Load Balancing
5 22 (14.19%) Continuous Improvement
6 20 (12.90%) Web Development
6 20 (12.90%) TDD
7 16 (10.32%) UML
8 15 (9.68%) Digital Marketing
9 14 (9.03%) Scrum
9 14 (9.03%) SOA
10 11 (7.10%) CRM
10 11 (7.10%) Kanban
10 11 (7.10%) MVVM
10 11 (7.10%) BDD
10 11 (7.10%) Web Application Development
11 10 (6.45%) Benchmarking
12 9 (5.81%) ITIL
12 9 (5.81%) Identity Management
12 9 (5.81%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 119 (76.77%) C#
2 73 (47.10%) SQL
3 61 (39.35%) JavaScript
4 49 (31.61%) T-SQL
5 15 (9.68%) Bourne shell
6 11 (7.10%) PHP
7 6 (3.87%) VB
8 3 (1.94%) C
8 3 (1.94%) Java
9 2 (1.29%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.65%) VB6
10 1 (0.65%) Delphi
10 1 (0.65%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (9.03%) Degree
2 7 (4.52%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (4.52%) MCPD
3 1 (0.65%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.23%) QA
System Software
1 13 (8.39%) Active Directory
1 13 (8.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.94%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 59 (38.06%) Microsoft
2 13 (8.39%) VMware
3 12 (7.74%) Citrix
4 8 (5.16%) Oracle
5 1 (0.65%) Red Hat
Ipswich, Suffolk
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Ipswich, Suffolk
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: up to £60000
Posted: Yesterday
Ipswich
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Ipswich
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Ipswich
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Salary: £30000 - £43000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
Ipswich
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago