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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 10 18 7
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -11
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 53 68 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 15.36% 14.11% 23.72%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 55.21% 58.62% 60.66%
Number of salaries quoted 51 64 45
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £60,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
96 116 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 27.83% 24.07% 39.10%
Number of salaries quoted 93 106 81
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £46,250 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

The demand trend of job ads across the Ipswich region citing SQL Server as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 24 May 2016.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Ipswich

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, IT jobs citing SQL Server 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 Ipswich region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 44 (57.89%) SQL
2 37 (48.68%) C#
3 31 (40.79%) .NET
3 31 (40.79%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (38.16%) Microsoft
5 25 (32.89%) ASP.NET
5 25 (32.89%) MVC
6 20 (26.32%) Degree
7 19 (25.00%) JavaScript
8 18 (23.68%) TDD
9 17 (22.37%) HTML
9 17 (22.37%) MS Excel
9 17 (22.37%) jQuery
9 17 (22.37%) ASP.NET MVC
10 16 (21.05%) Marketing
10 16 (21.05%) CSS
11 15 (19.74%) Finance
12 14 (18.42%) Unix
13 13 (17.11%) Linux
13 13 (17.11%) Validation
13 13 (17.11%) Web Development
14 12 (15.79%) Windows
14 12 (15.79%) Business Intelligence
15 11 (14.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 11 (14.47%) Relational Database
16 10 (13.16%) Games
16 10 (13.16%) OO
16 10 (13.16%) XML
16 10 (13.16%) IIS
17 9 (11.84%) Scrum

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich 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 10 (13.16%) IIS
2 8 (10.53%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.32%) Apache
3 1 (1.32%) CMS
3 1 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.32%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.32%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.32%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.32%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.32%) WebLogic
Applications
1 17 (22.37%) MS Excel
2 5 (6.58%) MS Office
2 5 (6.58%) MS Project
3 1 (1.32%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.32%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (2.63%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.58%) IaaS
1 5 (6.58%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (6.58%) PaaS
2 4 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.32%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 1 (1.32%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.32%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.32%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (1.32%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.89%) Firewall
2 1 (1.32%) Intranet
2 1 (1.32%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (14.47%) Relational Database
1 11 (14.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 9 (11.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (7.89%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (7.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (6.58%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (6.58%) MySQL
5 4 (5.26%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 4 (5.26%) OLAP
5 4 (5.26%) OLAP Cube
5 4 (5.26%) Oracle Database
6 2 (2.63%) Power BI
6 2 (2.63%) PowerPivot
6 2 (2.63%) QlikView
6 2 (2.63%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (1.32%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.32%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.32%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (1.32%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.32%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (9.21%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (6.58%) Selenium
2 5 (6.58%) Visual Studio
3 2 (2.63%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (2.63%) Subversion
4 1 (1.32%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.32%) NUnit
4 1 (1.32%) ReSharper
4 1 (1.32%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 16 (21.05%) Marketing
2 15 (19.74%) Finance
3 10 (13.16%) Games
4 7 (9.21%) Electronics
5 2 (2.63%) iGaming
5 2 (2.63%) Retail
6 1 (1.32%) French Language
Job Titles
1 41 (53.95%) Developer
2 23 (30.26%) .NET Developer
3 22 (28.95%) C# Developer
4 20 (26.32%) SQL Developer
5 15 (19.74%) C# .NET Developer
6 11 (14.47%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 10 (13.16%) Agile C# Developer
7 10 (13.16%) Agile Developer
8 9 (11.84%) SQL Server Developer
9 8 (10.53%) .NET Applications Developer
9 8 (10.53%) Applications Developer
9 8 (10.53%) Applications Support
10 7 (9.21%) C# Application Developer
11 6 (7.89%) Agile .NET Developer
11 6 (7.89%) Architect
11 6 (7.89%) Junior
11 6 (7.89%) Software Tester
11 6 (7.89%) Technical Support
11 6 (7.89%) Tester
12 5 (6.58%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (40.79%) .NET
2 25 (32.89%) ASP.NET
3 17 (22.37%) ASP.NET MVC
3 17 (22.37%) HTML
3 17 (22.37%) jQuery
4 16 (21.05%) CSS
5 10 (13.16%) XML
6 9 (11.84%) ASP.NET Web API
7 8 (10.53%) RESTful
7 8 (10.53%) WCF
8 7 (9.21%) .NET Framework
9 6 (7.89%) Entity Framework
9 6 (7.89%) Web Services
10 5 (6.58%) KnockoutJS
10 5 (6.58%) SOAP
11 3 (3.95%) LINQ
12 2 (2.63%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 1 (1.32%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 1 (1.32%) Oracle GoldenGate
13 1 (1.32%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 9 (11.84%) Computer Science
2 8 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (9.21%) N-Tier
4 6 (7.89%) Xbox
5 2 (2.63%) Blackberry
5 2 (2.63%) Driving Licence
5 2 (2.63%) iPhone
5 2 (2.63%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.32%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (1.32%) User Experience
6 1 (1.32%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 14 (18.42%) Unix
2 13 (17.11%) Linux
3 12 (15.79%) Windows
4 3 (3.95%) Windows 8
4 3 (3.95%) Windows Server
5 2 (2.63%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.32%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.32%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.32%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (40.79%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (32.89%) MVC
3 18 (23.68%) TDD
4 13 (17.11%) Validation
4 13 (17.11%) Web Development
5 12 (15.79%) Business Intelligence
6 10 (13.16%) OO
7 9 (11.84%) Scrum
8 8 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (9.21%) E-Commerce
9 7 (9.21%) Software Testing
9 7 (9.21%) Test Scripting
10 6 (7.89%) High Availability
10 6 (7.89%) Manual Testing
10 6 (7.89%) OOP
10 6 (7.89%) Presales
10 6 (7.89%) SDLC
10 6 (7.89%) UML
10 6 (7.89%) Web Application Development
10 6 (7.89%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 44 (57.89%) SQL
2 37 (48.68%) C#
3 19 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 7 (9.21%) C
5 5 (6.58%) T-SQL
6 3 (3.95%) VB
6 3 (3.95%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.32%) C++
7 1 (1.32%) Java
7 1 (1.32%) PHP
7 1 (1.32%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.32%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 20 (26.32%) Degree
2 7 (9.21%) ISEB
3 6 (7.89%) HNC
3 6 (7.89%) HND
4 5 (6.58%) ISTQB
5 2 (2.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (2.63%) OCP
5 2 (2.63%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.32%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.63%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 29 (38.16%) Microsoft
2 6 (7.89%) Oracle
3 2 (2.63%) Anaplan
4 1 (1.32%) Adobe
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