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 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 19 12 6
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -6
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 31 50 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 10.06% 14.16% 21.12%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 37.80% 46.30% 62.03%
Number of salaries quoted 29 38 45
Median salary £34,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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
82 108 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 26.62% 30.59% 34.05%
Number of salaries quoted 79 84 68
Median salary £34,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 27 August 2016.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Ipswich

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 52 (60.47%) C#
2 40 (46.51%) SQL
2 40 (46.51%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (43.02%) .NET
3 37 (43.02%) Microsoft
4 25 (29.07%) Windows
5 24 (27.91%) TDD
6 23 (26.74%) HTML
7 22 (25.58%) JavaScript
8 21 (24.42%) CSS
8 21 (24.42%) jQuery
9 20 (23.26%) Finance
10 19 (22.09%) Games
10 19 (22.09%) ASP.NET
11 18 (20.93%) MS Excel
12 17 (19.77%) MVC
13 15 (17.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 15 (17.44%) XML
13 15 (17.44%) Web Development
14 14 (16.28%) Degree
14 14 (16.28%) OO
15 13 (15.12%) Business Intelligence
15 13 (15.12%) ASP.NET MVC
16 12 (13.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 12 (13.95%) E-Commerce
16 12 (13.95%) Linux
16 12 (13.95%) IIS
17 11 (12.79%) SDLC
18 10 (11.63%) Xbox
18 10 (11.63%) Analytical Skills

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 12 (13.95%) IIS
2 8 (9.30%) BizTalk Server
3 6 (6.98%) MS Exchange
3 6 (6.98%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.16%) CMS
4 1 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.16%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 18 (20.93%) MS Excel
2 5 (5.81%) MS Office
3 2 (2.33%) MS Project
4 1 (1.16%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.16%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (2.33%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.16%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.49%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.33%) IaaS
2 2 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.33%) PaaS
3 1 (1.16%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 1 (1.16%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.16%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.16%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (1.16%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.81%) Remote Desktop
2 4 (4.65%) Firewall
3 1 (1.16%) Intranet
3 1 (1.16%) SSL
3 1 (1.16%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (17.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 12 (13.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (11.63%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (11.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 7 (8.14%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (6.98%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (4.65%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 4 (4.65%) OLAP
6 4 (4.65%) OLAP Cube
6 4 (4.65%) Relational Database
7 3 (3.49%) MongoDB
7 3 (3.49%) OLTP
8 2 (2.33%) MySQL
8 2 (2.33%) Power BI
8 2 (2.33%) QlikView
9 1 (1.16%) MS Access
9 1 (1.16%) Oracle Database
9 1 (1.16%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (1.16%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 5 (5.81%) Selenium
2 2 (2.33%) Subversion
2 2 (2.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (2.33%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.16%) Bugzilla
3 1 (1.16%) Calabash
3 1 (1.16%) Cucumber
3 1 (1.16%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.16%) JIRA
3 1 (1.16%) JUnit
3 1 (1.16%) NUnit
3 1 (1.16%) ReSharper
3 1 (1.16%) Rhino Mocks
3 1 (1.16%) SoapUI
General
1 20 (23.26%) Finance
2 19 (22.09%) Games
3 9 (10.47%) Marketing
4 5 (5.81%) Electronics
5 1 (1.16%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.16%) Retail
Job Titles
1 53 (61.63%) Developer
2 26 (30.23%) C# Developer
2 26 (30.23%) SQL Developer
3 21 (24.42%) .NET Developer
4 14 (16.28%) C# .NET Developer
5 12 (13.95%) Agile C# Developer
5 12 (13.95%) Agile Developer
6 11 (12.79%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 11 (12.79%) SQL Server Developer
7 8 (9.30%) Analyst
7 8 (9.30%) Applications Support
7 8 (9.30%) Graduate
8 7 (8.14%) Applications Developer
9 6 (6.98%) .NET Applications Developer
9 6 (6.98%) Agile .NET Developer
9 6 (6.98%) Software Tester
9 6 (6.98%) Tester
10 5 (5.81%) C# Application Developer
11 4 (4.65%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 4 (4.65%) Graduate C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (43.02%) .NET
2 23 (26.74%) HTML
3 21 (24.42%) CSS
3 21 (24.42%) jQuery
4 19 (22.09%) ASP.NET
5 15 (17.44%) XML
6 13 (15.12%) ASP.NET MVC
7 9 (10.47%) RESTful
8 7 (8.14%) .NET Framework
9 6 (6.98%) SOAP
9 6 (6.98%) Web Services
10 5 (5.81%) ASP.NET Web API
10 5 (5.81%) Entity Framework
10 5 (5.81%) KnockoutJS
11 4 (4.65%) HTML5
11 4 (4.65%) WCF
12 3 (3.49%) CSS3
12 3 (3.49%) Node.js
13 2 (2.33%) AngularJS
13 2 (2.33%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.63%) Analytical Skills
1 10 (11.63%) Xbox
2 6 (6.98%) Computer Science
3 4 (4.65%) Driving Licence
4 3 (3.49%) N-Tier
5 2 (2.33%) Blackberry
5 2 (2.33%) iPhone
6 1 (1.16%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (1.16%) Online Games
6 1 (1.16%) User Experience
6 1 (1.16%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 25 (29.07%) Windows
2 12 (13.95%) Linux
3 9 (10.47%) Unix
4 6 (6.98%) Windows Server
4 6 (6.98%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (3.49%) Windows 8
6 2 (2.33%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.16%) Android
7 1 (1.16%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.16%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.16%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (46.51%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (27.91%) TDD
3 17 (19.77%) MVC
4 15 (17.44%) Web Development
5 14 (16.28%) OO
6 13 (15.12%) Business Intelligence
7 12 (13.95%) E-Commerce
8 11 (12.79%) SDLC
9 10 (11.63%) OOP
10 9 (10.47%) Scrum
10 9 (10.47%) Validation
11 6 (6.98%) Manual Testing
11 6 (6.98%) Project Management
11 6 (6.98%) Software Testing
11 6 (6.98%) Test Scripting
11 6 (6.98%) Web Application Development
11 6 (6.98%) Web Testing
12 5 (5.81%) High Availability
12 5 (5.81%) PRINCE2
13 4 (4.65%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 52 (60.47%) C#
2 40 (46.51%) SQL
3 22 (25.58%) JavaScript
4 7 (8.14%) Java
5 5 (5.81%) C
6 4 (4.65%) R
6 4 (4.65%) T-SQL
6 4 (4.65%) VB.NET
7 3 (3.49%) VB
8 2 (2.33%) PHP
9 1 (1.16%) Perl
9 1 (1.16%) Python
Qualifications
1 14 (16.28%) Degree
2 6 (6.98%) ISEB
3 4 (4.65%) HNC
3 4 (4.65%) HND
3 4 (4.65%) ISTQB
4 2 (2.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.81%) QA
System Software
1 8 (9.30%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.49%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 37 (43.02%) Microsoft
2 5 (5.81%) Citrix
2 5 (5.81%) VMware
3 3 (3.49%) Oracle
4 2 (2.33%) Anaplan
4 2 (2.33%) Mitel
4 2 (2.33%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.16%) Adobe
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