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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 16 6 6
Rank change year-on-year
-10 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 68 74 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 14.23% 24.34% 25.08%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 58.62% 61.67% 61.83%
Number of salaries quoted 64 45 81
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 £25,000 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £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
116 120 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 24.27% 39.47% 40.56%
Number of salaries quoted 106 81 126
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.89%

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 22 May 2015.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Ipswich

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 121 (79.61%) C#
2 100 (65.79%) .NET
3 85 (55.92%) ASP.NET
4 77 (50.66%) HTML
5 76 (50.00%) JavaScript
6 69 (45.39%) SQL
7 64 (42.11%) MVC
8 63 (41.45%) Microsoft
9 56 (36.84%) CSS
10 46 (30.26%) Agile Software Development
10 46 (30.26%) T-SQL
10 46 (30.26%) jQuery
11 30 (19.74%) OO
12 28 (18.42%) TDD
13 27 (17.76%) MS Excel
14 24 (15.79%) IIS
15 22 (14.47%) N-Tier
16 21 (13.82%) Replication
16 21 (13.82%) Microsoft Azure
17 20 (13.16%) Analytical Skills
17 20 (13.16%) .NET Framework
17 20 (13.16%) Visual Studio
18 19 (12.50%) WCF
19 18 (11.84%) Web Development
19 18 (11.84%) Load Balancing
19 18 (11.84%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 18 (11.84%) Sass
19 18 (11.84%) Kentico
19 18 (11.84%) Windows
19 18 (11.84%) SOA

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 24 (15.79%) IIS
2 18 (11.84%) Kentico
2 18 (11.84%) CMS
3 8 (5.26%) SharePoint
3 8 (5.26%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (1.32%) Site Server
5 1 (0.66%) JBoss
5 1 (0.66%) Apache
5 1 (0.66%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.66%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 27 (17.76%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.66%) MS Project
2 1 (0.66%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 5 (3.29%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 21 (13.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (5.92%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (3.29%) IaaS
3 5 (3.29%) PaaS
4 4 (2.63%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (2.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.63%) DHCP
1 4 (2.63%) TCP/IP
1 4 (2.63%) DNS
2 2 (1.32%) Firewall
3 1 (0.66%) Internet
3 1 (0.66%) SAN
3 1 (0.66%) LAN
3 1 (0.66%) VoIP
3 1 (0.66%) WAN
3 1 (0.66%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (8.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 12 (7.89%) Relational Database
2 12 (7.89%) Data Mining
3 9 (5.92%) NoSQL
4 7 (4.61%) MySQL
4 7 (4.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (3.95%) Oracle Database
5 6 (3.95%) OLTP
6 4 (2.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (1.97%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (1.32%) MongoDB
8 2 (1.32%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (0.66%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 20 (13.16%) Visual Studio
2 11 (7.24%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (5.26%) Rhino Mocks
3 8 (5.26%) Moq
3 8 (5.26%) NUnit
4 3 (1.97%) Selenium
5 1 (0.66%) Subversion
5 1 (0.66%) ProC
5 1 (0.66%) YouTrack
5 1 (0.66%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.66%) WatiN
5 1 (0.66%) JIRA
General
1 13 (8.55%) Games
2 12 (7.89%) Marketing
3 6 (3.95%) iGaming
4 5 (3.29%) Finance
5 4 (2.63%) Retail
6 2 (1.32%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.66%) Billing
Job Titles
1 100 (65.79%) Developer
2 55 (36.18%) .NET Developer
3 26 (17.11%) Architect
3 26 (17.11%) Web Developer
4 25 (16.45%) Software Developer
5 23 (15.13%) C# Developer
6 22 (14.47%) .NET Web Developer
7 21 (13.82%) C# .NET Developer
8 16 (10.53%) Analyst
9 15 (9.87%) Graduate
9 15 (9.87%) Junior
10 14 (9.21%) Software Applications Engineer
10 14 (9.21%) .NET Programmer
10 14 (9.21%) Software Programmer
10 14 (9.21%) Software Engineer
10 14 (9.21%) Data Architect
10 14 (9.21%) Programmer
10 14 (9.21%) Junior Developer
11 12 (7.89%) Technical Architect
12 11 (7.24%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 100 (65.79%) .NET
2 85 (55.92%) ASP.NET
3 77 (50.66%) HTML
4 56 (36.84%) CSS
5 46 (30.26%) jQuery
6 20 (13.16%) .NET Framework
7 19 (12.50%) WCF
8 18 (11.84%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 18 (11.84%) Sass
9 15 (9.87%) Entity Framework
9 15 (9.87%) ASP.NET MVC
10 14 (9.21%) WinForms
11 13 (8.55%) Web Services
11 13 (8.55%) WPF
12 11 (7.24%) XML
13 10 (6.58%) Kendo UI
14 8 (5.26%) NHibernate
15 7 (4.61%) J2EE
15 7 (4.61%) Middleware
16 5 (3.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 22 (14.47%) N-Tier
2 21 (13.82%) Replication
3 20 (13.16%) Analytical Skills
4 18 (11.84%) Clustering
5 17 (11.18%) Computer Science
6 13 (8.55%) Online Games
7 10 (6.58%) Mathematics
7 10 (6.58%) W3C
8 8 (5.26%) Streaming Music
9 4 (2.63%) Open Source
9 4 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (1.97%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.66%) Data Structures
11 1 (0.66%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 18 (11.84%) Windows
2 7 (4.61%) Linux
3 6 (3.95%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (3.95%) UNIX
4 5 (3.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (2.63%) Windows 8
6 3 (1.97%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.66%) Windows 2000
7 1 (0.66%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.66%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.66%) Android
7 1 (0.66%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (42.11%) MVC
2 46 (30.26%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (19.74%) OO
4 28 (18.42%) TDD
5 18 (11.84%) Web Development
5 18 (11.84%) Load Balancing
5 18 (11.84%) SOA
6 16 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
7 15 (9.87%) Migration
7 15 (9.87%) UML
8 13 (8.55%) Scrum
9 12 (7.89%) Digital Marketing
9 12 (7.89%) Kanban
10 10 (6.58%) Unit Testing
11 9 (5.92%) CRM
12 8 (5.26%) MVVM
12 8 (5.26%) High Availability
12 8 (5.26%) BDD
12 8 (5.26%) Web Application Development
12 8 (5.26%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 121 (79.61%) C#
2 76 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 69 (45.39%) SQL
4 46 (30.26%) T-SQL
5 17 (11.18%) VB
6 15 (9.87%) Bourne shell
7 14 (9.21%) VB.NET
8 13 (8.55%) VB6
9 11 (7.24%) PHP
10 4 (2.63%) Java
11 2 (1.32%) Python
11 2 (1.32%) Perl
12 1 (0.66%) VBA
12 1 (0.66%) C
12 1 (0.66%) Delphi
12 1 (0.66%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (11.18%) Microsoft Certification
1 17 (11.18%) Degree
2 7 (4.61%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.61%) QA
System Software
1 5 (3.29%) Active Directory
1 5 (3.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.97%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 63 (41.45%) Microsoft
2 7 (4.61%) Oracle
3 5 (3.29%) VMware
4 4 (2.63%) Citrix
5 1 (0.66%) Red Hat
Ipswich, Suffolk
Oho Group Ltd.
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