The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Ipswich region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 6 4 6
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +2
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 48 101 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 20.87% 30.70% 19.88%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 57.14% 68.24% 60.53%
Number of salaries quoted 41 99 63
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +1.35%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Ipswich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
84 148 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 36.52% 44.98% 32.85%
Number of salaries quoted 67 146 101
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £27,750
10% offered a salary of more than £47,750 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
SQL Server
Suffolk

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 July 2014.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Ipswich

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 22 July 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.

1 104 (71.72%) C#
2 99 (68.28%) .NET
3 88 (60.69%) ASP.NET
4 60 (41.38%) SQL
5 59 (40.69%) Microsoft
5 59 (40.69%) MVC
6 55 (37.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 52 (35.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 41 (28.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 40 (27.59%) JavaScript
10 38 (26.21%) Visual Studio
10 38 (26.21%) N-Tier
10 38 (26.21%) WCF
10 38 (26.21%) ASP.NET MVC
11 37 (25.52%) .NET Framework
12 36 (24.83%) Team Foundation Server
12 36 (24.83%) CSS
13 32 (22.07%) SQL Server 2008
13 32 (22.07%) MS Excel
14 31 (21.38%) Finance
15 29 (20.00%) SOA
15 29 (20.00%) Web Services
16 28 (19.31%) HTML
17 27 (18.62%) T-SQL
18 25 (17.24%) Performance Tuning
18 25 (17.24%) TDD
19 24 (16.55%) Degree
19 24 (16.55%) XML
19 24 (16.55%) Windows
20 23 (15.86%) WPF

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 (15.17%) SharePoint
2 19 (13.10%) BizTalk Server
3 15 (10.34%) IIS
4 3 (2.07%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (1.38%) Kentico
5 2 (1.38%) MS Exchange
5 2 (1.38%) ArcGIS
6 1 (0.69%) CMS
Applications
1 32 (22.07%) MS Excel
2 9 (6.21%) MS Project
3 3 (2.07%) InfoPath
4 2 (1.38%) ArcInfo
Business Applications
1 5 (3.45%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.45%) Force.com
2 1 (0.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.07%) SAN
2 2 (1.38%) NAS
2 2 (1.38%) LAN
2 2 (1.38%) WAN
2 2 (1.38%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (37.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 52 (35.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 41 (28.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 32 (22.07%) SQL Server 2008
5 19 (13.10%) SQL Server 2005
5 19 (13.10%) Relational Database
6 18 (12.41%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 12 (8.28%) SQL Server 2012
8 8 (5.52%) MySQL
8 8 (5.52%) OLAP
9 7 (4.83%) PostgreSQL
9 7 (4.83%) RDBMS
10 3 (2.07%) Crystal Reports
10 3 (2.07%) MS Access
10 3 (2.07%) SQL Server 2000
10 3 (2.07%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
11 1 (0.69%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.69%) OLTP
11 1 (0.69%) Azure SQL Database
11 1 (0.69%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 38 (26.21%) Visual Studio
2 36 (24.83%) Team Foundation Server
3 15 (10.34%) NUnit
4 7 (4.83%) MSTest
4 7 (4.83%) NuGet
5 6 (4.14%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 6 (4.14%) SpecFlow
6 3 (2.07%) NCover
6 3 (2.07%) FxCop
6 3 (2.07%) CruiseControl
7 1 (0.69%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (0.69%) WatiN
7 1 (0.69%) Rhino Mocks
7 1 (0.69%) Moq
7 1 (0.69%) Selenium
General
1 31 (21.38%) Finance
2 11 (7.59%) Financial Institution
3 8 (5.52%) Marketing
4 4 (2.76%) Advertising
5 3 (2.07%) Billing
6 1 (0.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 95 (65.52%) Developer
2 48 (33.10%) .NET Developer
3 42 (28.97%) C# Developer
4 35 (24.14%) C# .NET Developer
5 22 (15.17%) DBA
6 21 (14.48%) SQL DBA
7 19 (13.10%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 19 (13.10%) ASP.NET Developer
8 17 (11.72%) SQL Server DBA
9 16 (11.03%) SQL Developer
9 16 (11.03%) SQL Server Developer
9 16 (11.03%) Senior Developer
10 15 (10.34%) Analyst
11 12 (8.28%) Architect
12 10 (6.90%) Support Analyst
13 9 (6.21%) Technical Architect
13 9 (6.21%) Web Developer
14 8 (5.52%) Business Intelligence Developer
14 8 (5.52%) Salesforce.com Developer
14 8 (5.52%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 99 (68.28%) .NET
2 88 (60.69%) ASP.NET
3 38 (26.21%) WCF
3 38 (26.21%) ASP.NET MVC
4 37 (25.52%) .NET Framework
5 36 (24.83%) CSS
6 29 (20.00%) Web Services
7 28 (19.31%) HTML
8 24 (16.55%) XML
9 23 (15.86%) WPF
10 21 (14.48%) jQuery
11 19 (13.10%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 17 (11.72%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 15 (10.34%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 14 (9.66%) WSH
14 14 (9.66%) NHibernate
14 14 (9.66%) WF
15 13 (8.97%) MDX
16 9 (6.21%) REST
17 7 (4.83%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 38 (26.21%) N-Tier
2 16 (11.03%) Replication
2 16 (11.03%) Computer Science
3 12 (8.28%) Clustering
4 9 (6.21%) Enterprise Software
4 9 (6.21%) Mathematics
5 3 (2.07%) Data Integration
6 2 (1.38%) Open Source
6 2 (1.38%) Visualisation
6 2 (1.38%) GIS
7 1 (0.69%) Tandem
7 1 (0.69%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 24 (16.55%) Windows
2 6 (4.14%) UNIX
3 5 (3.45%) Linux
4 3 (2.07%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (0.69%) Windows XP
5 1 (0.69%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.69%) Android
5 1 (0.69%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.69%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (40.69%) MVC
2 29 (20.00%) SOA
3 25 (17.24%) Performance Tuning
3 25 (17.24%) TDD
4 22 (15.17%) Analytics
5 16 (11.03%) Business Intelligence
6 15 (10.34%) CRM
7 14 (9.66%) Risk Management
7 14 (9.66%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (8.97%) UML
9 12 (8.28%) Web Development
10 8 (5.52%) Digital Marketing
10 8 (5.52%) OOP
11 7 (4.83%) ITIL
12 6 (4.14%) Automated Testing
12 6 (4.14%) Data Architecture
12 6 (4.14%) Scrum
13 5 (3.45%) High Availability
13 5 (3.45%) User Stories
13 5 (3.45%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 104 (71.72%) C#
2 60 (41.38%) SQL
3 40 (27.59%) JavaScript
4 27 (18.62%) T-SQL
5 4 (2.76%) VBA
6 3 (2.07%) C
6 3 (2.07%) PHP
7 2 (1.38%) R
7 2 (1.38%) Python
7 2 (1.38%) XAML
8 1 (0.69%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.69%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.69%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 24 (16.55%) Degree
2 18 (12.41%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (7.59%) MCP
3 11 (7.59%) MCSD
4 7 (4.83%) MCTS
5 5 (3.45%) MCSA
6 4 (2.76%) MCPD
7 1 (0.69%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.14%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.38%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (1.38%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.69%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 59 (40.69%) Microsoft
2 17 (11.72%) Oracle
3 13 (8.97%) Salesforce.com
4 4 (2.76%) VMware
5 3 (2.07%) Business Objects
6 2 (1.38%) Google
6 2 (1.38%) Citrix
6 2 (1.38%) ESRI
7 1 (0.69%) Dell
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