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 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 9 2 4
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +2
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 43 86 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 17.20% 27.65% 23.40%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 58.11% 69.35% 69.72%
Number of salaries quoted 38 83 96
Average salary £36,250 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.33% +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £24,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £48,750
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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
74 124 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 29.60% 39.87% 33.57%
Number of salaries quoted 61 121 132
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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 September 2014.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Ipswich

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 79 (71.82%) C#
2 74 (67.27%) .NET
3 65 (59.09%) ASP.NET
4 48 (43.64%) MVC
5 45 (40.91%) Microsoft
6 41 (37.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 40 (36.36%) SQL
8 36 (32.73%) WCF
9 35 (31.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 33 (30.00%) JavaScript
10 33 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC
11 28 (25.45%) HTML
12 27 (24.55%) N-Tier
12 27 (24.55%) Team Foundation Server
13 26 (23.64%) TDD
13 26 (23.64%) Visual Studio
13 26 (23.64%) Windows
14 25 (22.73%) CSS
14 25 (22.73%) WPF
14 25 (22.73%) .NET Framework
14 25 (22.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 23 (20.91%) Finance
16 22 (20.00%) IIS
17 21 (19.09%) Web Services
17 21 (19.09%) jQuery
18 20 (18.18%) XML
18 20 (18.18%) SOA
19 17 (15.45%) Agile Software Development
19 17 (15.45%) SQL Server 2008
20 15 (13.64%) Analytical Skills

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 22 (20.00%) IIS
2 15 (13.64%) SharePoint
3 12 (10.91%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (1.82%) CMS
4 2 (1.82%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.91%) Drupal
5 1 (0.91%) Kentico
Applications
1 14 (12.73%) MS Excel
2 6 (5.45%) MS Project
3 5 (4.55%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 5 (4.55%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.91%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.55%) Force.com
1 5 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.73%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.91%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (8.18%) SAN
2 8 (7.27%) Firewall
2 8 (7.27%) LAN
2 8 (7.27%) WAN
2 8 (7.27%) NAS
3 4 (3.64%) SSL
4 2 (1.82%) Telnet
5 1 (0.91%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (37.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 35 (31.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 25 (22.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 17 (15.45%) SQL Server 2008
5 9 (8.18%) SQL Server 2005
6 8 (7.27%) OLAP
6 8 (7.27%) Crystal Reports
6 8 (7.27%) Relational Database
7 5 (4.55%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 5 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (2.73%) SQL Server 2000
9 2 (1.82%) SQLPlus
9 2 (1.82%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.91%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.91%) Amazon RDS
10 1 (0.91%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.91%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.91%) NoSQL
10 1 (0.91%) Azure SQL Database
10 1 (0.91%) DB2
Development Applications
1 27 (24.55%) Team Foundation Server
2 26 (23.64%) Visual Studio
3 13 (11.82%) NUnit
4 7 (6.36%) NuGet
5 6 (5.45%) SpecFlow
5 6 (5.45%) MSTest
6 3 (2.73%) CruiseControl
6 3 (2.73%) NCover
6 3 (2.73%) FxCop
7 2 (1.82%) SoapUI
8 1 (0.91%) Selenium
8 1 (0.91%) WatiN
General
1 23 (20.91%) Finance
2 8 (7.27%) Advertising
3 6 (5.45%) Financial Institution
4 5 (4.55%) Billing
5 4 (3.64%) Marketing
6 2 (1.82%) Games
Job Titles
1 67 (60.91%) Developer
2 34 (30.91%) .NET Developer
2 34 (30.91%) C# Developer
3 28 (25.45%) C# .NET Developer
4 15 (13.64%) Architect
5 13 (11.82%) DBA
6 12 (10.91%) SQL DBA
7 11 (10.00%) ASP.NET Developer
7 11 (10.00%) Senior Developer
8 10 (9.09%) Support Analyst
8 10 (9.09%) Analyst
8 10 (9.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 8 (7.27%) SQL Developer
9 8 (7.27%) SQL Server Developer
9 8 (7.27%) Infrastructure Architect
9 8 (7.27%) SQL Server DBA
9 8 (7.27%) Web Developer
9 8 (7.27%) Applications Support
10 6 (5.45%) Applications Support Analyst
10 6 (5.45%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (67.27%) .NET
2 65 (59.09%) ASP.NET
3 36 (32.73%) WCF
4 33 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 28 (25.45%) HTML
6 25 (22.73%) CSS
6 25 (22.73%) WPF
6 25 (22.73%) .NET Framework
7 21 (19.09%) Web Services
7 21 (19.09%) jQuery
8 20 (18.18%) XML
9 14 (12.73%) WF
10 13 (11.82%) NHibernate
11 12 (10.91%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 12 (10.91%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 9 (8.18%) Middleware
13 7 (6.36%) WSH
14 6 (5.45%) REST
15 5 (4.55%) MDX
15 5 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 27 (24.55%) N-Tier
2 15 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (10.91%) Clustering
4 8 (7.27%) Replication
4 8 (7.27%) Computer Science
5 6 (5.45%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (4.55%) Mathematics
7 3 (2.73%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.91%) Xbox
8 1 (0.91%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 26 (23.64%) Windows
2 9 (8.18%) Linux
3 4 (3.64%) UNIX
3 4 (3.64%) Android
3 4 (3.64%) Apple iOS
4 3 (2.73%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (0.91%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.91%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (43.64%) MVC
2 26 (23.64%) TDD
3 20 (18.18%) SOA
4 17 (15.45%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (11.82%) CRM
6 10 (9.09%) UML
6 10 (9.09%) Analytics
7 9 (8.18%) Load Balancing
7 9 (8.18%) Business Intelligence
8 8 (7.27%) Benchmarking
8 8 (7.27%) Identity Management
8 8 (7.27%) Enterprise Architecture
8 8 (7.27%) Asset Management
8 8 (7.27%) Penetration Testing
8 8 (7.27%) Performance Tuning
8 8 (7.27%) SIEM
9 7 (6.36%) Data Architecture
9 7 (6.36%) OOP
9 7 (6.36%) Risk Management
10 6 (5.45%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 79 (71.82%) C#
2 40 (36.36%) SQL
3 33 (30.00%) JavaScript
4 14 (12.73%) T-SQL
5 5 (4.55%) PHP
5 5 (4.55%) C
6 4 (3.64%) XAML
7 2 (1.82%) VB
7 2 (1.82%) VB.NET
7 2 (1.82%) VBA
7 2 (1.82%) VB6
8 1 (0.91%) Java
8 1 (0.91%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 11 (10.00%) Degree
2 8 (7.27%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (5.45%) MCP
3 6 (5.45%) MCSD
4 5 (4.55%) MCTS
5 1 (0.91%) MCPD
5 1 (0.91%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.45%) QA
System Software
1 8 (7.27%) Active Directory
1 8 (7.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.91%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 45 (40.91%) Microsoft
2 10 (9.09%) Salesforce.com
2 10 (9.09%) Oracle
3 9 (8.18%) VMware
4 8 (7.27%) Citrix
5 1 (0.91%) Dell
5 1 (0.91%) Sony
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