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 23 April 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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 4 4 3
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 99 75 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 28.29% 24.51% 27.56%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 62.66% 63.03% 80.37%
Number of salaries quoted 62 74 82
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,750 £29,150 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Ipswich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
158 119 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 45.14% 38.89% 34.29%
Number of salaries quoted 105 110 98
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
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 23 April 2014.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Ipswich

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 23 April 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.

1 116 (72.50%) C#
2 114 (71.25%) .NET
3 103 (64.38%) ASP.NET
4 62 (38.75%) SQL
4 62 (38.75%) MVC
5 59 (36.88%) Microsoft
6 56 (35.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 55 (34.38%) SQL Server 2008
8 53 (33.13%) CSS
9 49 (30.63%) WCF
10 48 (30.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 45 (28.13%) JavaScript
12 42 (26.25%) MS Excel
13 39 (24.38%) Team Foundation Server
13 39 (24.38%) ASP.NET MVC
14 37 (23.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 33 (20.63%) HTML
15 33 (20.63%) T-SQL
16 31 (19.38%) Windows
16 31 (19.38%) ASP.NET MVC 4
17 30 (18.75%) .NET Framework
18 29 (18.13%) Visual Studio
19 28 (17.50%) N-Tier
20 27 (16.88%) jQuery
21 26 (16.25%) Finance
22 25 (15.63%) SOA
22 25 (15.63%) Web Services
22 25 (15.63%) Degree
22 25 (15.63%) Performance Tuning
23 24 (15.00%) Oracle

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 19 (11.88%) BizTalk Server
2 16 (10.00%) SharePoint
3 12 (7.50%) CMS
4 9 (5.63%) IIS
5 6 (3.75%) Kentico
6 4 (2.50%) Apache
7 3 (1.88%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (1.25%) ArcGIS
8 2 (1.25%) SilverStripe
8 2 (1.25%) Tomcat
8 2 (1.25%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.63%) DNN
9 1 (0.63%) GlassFish
9 1 (0.63%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.63%) Sitefinity
9 1 (0.63%) Orchard CMS
Applications
1 42 (26.25%) MS Excel
2 10 (6.25%) MS Project
3 2 (1.25%) ArcInfo
Business Applications
1 3 (1.88%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (1.88%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.63%) Force.com
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (35.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 55 (34.38%) SQL Server 2008
3 48 (30.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 37 (23.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 20 (12.50%) Relational Database
6 19 (11.88%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 14 (8.75%) SQL Server 2005
8 11 (6.88%) MySQL
9 10 (6.25%) OLAP
10 9 (5.63%) RDBMS
10 9 (5.63%) Oracle OLAP
10 9 (5.63%) SQL Server 2012
11 7 (4.38%) PostgreSQL
12 6 (3.75%) MS Access
12 6 (3.75%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
13 1 (0.63%) Oracle Database
13 1 (0.63%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 39 (24.38%) Team Foundation Server
2 29 (18.13%) Visual Studio
3 23 (14.38%) NUnit
4 9 (5.63%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 8 (5.00%) MSTest
6 7 (4.38%) Rhino Mocks
6 7 (4.38%) Moq
7 6 (3.75%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 5 (3.13%) NuGet
9 2 (1.25%) NCover
9 2 (1.25%) FxCop
9 2 (1.25%) CruiseControl
10 1 (0.63%) SpecFlow
General
1 26 (16.25%) Finance
2 13 (8.13%) Marketing
3 11 (6.88%) Financial Institution
4 7 (4.38%) Retail
5 3 (1.88%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 117 (73.13%) Developer
2 53 (33.13%) .NET Developer
3 39 (24.38%) C# Developer
4 33 (20.63%) C# .NET Developer
5 27 (16.88%) ASP.NET Developer
6 24 (15.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 22 (13.75%) Senior Developer
8 21 (13.13%) Software Developer
9 15 (9.38%) Web Developer
10 14 (8.75%) Analyst
10 14 (8.75%) DBA
11 13 (8.13%) SQL DBA
12 12 (7.50%) Senior .NET Developer
12 12 (7.50%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
12 12 (7.50%) Business Intelligence Developer
13 11 (6.88%) Salesforce.com Developer
13 11 (6.88%) SQL Developer
13 11 (6.88%) SQL Server Developer
13 11 (6.88%) SQL Server DBA
14 9 (5.63%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 114 (71.25%) .NET
2 103 (64.38%) ASP.NET
3 53 (33.13%) CSS
4 49 (30.63%) WCF
5 39 (24.38%) ASP.NET MVC
6 33 (20.63%) HTML
7 31 (19.38%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 30 (18.75%) .NET Framework
9 27 (16.88%) jQuery
10 25 (15.63%) Web Services
11 23 (14.38%) WPF
12 22 (13.75%) XML
13 19 (11.88%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 14 (8.75%) WSH
14 14 (8.75%) MDX
15 13 (8.13%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 11 (6.88%) NHibernate
17 10 (6.25%) WinForms
17 10 (6.25%) REST
18 9 (5.63%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 28 (17.50%) N-Tier
2 17 (10.63%) Computer Science
3 11 (6.88%) Replication
4 9 (5.63%) Mathematics
5 7 (4.38%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (4.38%) Clustering
5 7 (4.38%) Tandem
5 7 (4.38%) Inversion of Control
6 5 (3.13%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.25%) Visualisation
7 2 (1.25%) Open Source
7 2 (1.25%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 31 (19.38%) Windows
2 9 (5.63%) Windows Server 2003
2 9 (5.63%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (3.75%) UNIX
4 5 (3.13%) Linux
5 4 (2.50%) Android
5 4 (2.50%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.63%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.63%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (38.75%) MVC
2 25 (15.63%) SOA
2 25 (15.63%) Performance Tuning
3 23 (14.38%) Analytics
4 20 (12.50%) TDD
5 19 (11.88%) Web Development
6 17 (10.63%) Scrum
6 17 (10.63%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (10.63%) Business Intelligence
7 14 (8.75%) Risk Management
7 14 (8.75%) Automated Testing
8 13 (8.13%) Digital Marketing
9 10 (6.25%) UML
9 10 (6.25%) Web Application Development
10 9 (5.63%) CRM
11 8 (5.00%) Content Management
11 8 (5.00%) MVVM
12 7 (4.38%) Continuous Integration
12 7 (4.38%) Kanban
12 7 (4.38%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 116 (72.50%) C#
2 62 (38.75%) SQL
3 45 (28.13%) JavaScript
4 33 (20.63%) T-SQL
5 8 (5.00%) VB.NET
6 7 (4.38%) VBA
7 5 (3.13%) Java
8 3 (1.88%) Python
9 2 (1.25%) XAML
9 2 (1.25%) R
9 2 (1.25%) Perl
9 2 (1.25%) PHP
10 1 (0.63%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.63%) C++
Qualifications
1 25 (15.63%) Degree
2 22 (13.75%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (7.50%) MCP
3 12 (7.50%) MCSD
4 6 (3.75%) MCTS
4 6 (3.75%) MCPD
5 5 (3.13%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.13%) QA
System Software
1 5 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 59 (36.88%) Microsoft
2 24 (15.00%) Oracle
3 13 (8.13%) Salesforce.com
4 8 (5.00%) VMware
5 6 (3.75%) Business Objects
6 3 (1.88%) Cognos
7 2 (1.25%) Google
7 2 (1.25%) ESRI
8 1 (0.63%) JBoss
8 1 (0.63%) Sitecore
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