The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Ipswich region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 12 5 6
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +1
Permanent jobs citing SQL 61 122 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 16.58% 25.47% 25.95%
As % of the Programming Languages category 26.99% 39.61% 32.48%
Number of salaries quoted 59 114 62
Median salary £35,000 £39,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.25% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,950 £27,750
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £59,250 £44,800
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
SQL
Suffolk

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Ipswich region.

Programming Languages Category
Ipswich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
226 308 274
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 61.41% 64.30% 79.88%
Number of salaries quoted 217 288 199
Median salary £36,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £22,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,600 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

The demand trend of job ads across the Ipswich region citing SQL as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

SQL
Salary Trend in Ipswich

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL across the Ipswich region.

SQL Salary Trend in Ipswich

SQL
Salary Histogram in Ipswich

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL across the Ipswich region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016.

SQL Salary Histogram in Ipswich

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, IT jobs citing SQL 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.

1 56 (44.80%) C#
2 48 (38.40%) SQL Server
3 45 (36.00%) HTML
4 43 (34.40%) Agile Software Development
5 40 (32.00%) JavaScript
6 38 (30.40%) Java
7 36 (28.80%) Web Development
8 32 (25.60%) Linux
9 31 (24.80%) Windows
10 28 (22.40%) CSS
11 27 (21.60%) Microsoft
12 25 (20.00%) Python
12 25 (20.00%) C++
13 24 (19.20%) Unix
14 23 (18.40%) XML
15 21 (16.80%) .NET
16 20 (16.00%) OO
17 19 (15.20%) Finance
17 19 (15.20%) Android
18 18 (14.40%) MS Excel
19 17 (13.60%) Subversion
20 16 (12.80%) Automated Testing
20 16 (12.80%) Degree
20 16 (12.80%) Marketing
20 16 (12.80%) iGaming
21 15 (12.00%) iOS Development
21 15 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
21 15 (12.00%) NoSQL
22 14 (11.20%) Android Development
22 14 (11.20%) J2EE

SQL
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 13 (10.40%) WebLogic
2 9 (7.20%) BizTalk Server
3 8 (6.40%) IIS
4 5 (4.00%) MS Exchange
5 3 (2.40%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.60%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (1.60%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.80%) Apache
Applications
1 18 (14.40%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.80%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.60%) IaaS
3 1 (0.80%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.40%) Firewall
2 4 (3.20%) DNS
2 4 (3.20%) Remote Desktop
2 4 (3.20%) SAN
2 4 (3.20%) VPN
3 2 (1.60%) DHCP
3 2 (1.60%) Reverse Proxy
3 2 (1.60%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (38.40%) SQL Server
2 15 (12.00%) NoSQL
3 12 (9.60%) Big Data
4 10 (8.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (8.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 9 (7.20%) Relational Database
5 9 (7.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (4.00%) MySQL
6 5 (4.00%) OLAP
6 5 (4.00%) OLAP Cube
7 4 (3.20%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 4 (3.20%) MongoDB
7 4 (3.20%) Oracle Database
8 3 (2.40%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (2.40%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.80%) MS Access
9 1 (0.80%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (0.80%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.80%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 17 (13.60%) Subversion
2 12 (9.60%) Selenium
3 7 (5.60%) SoapUI
4 4 (3.20%) Calabash
4 4 (3.20%) Cucumber
4 4 (3.20%) JUnit
4 4 (3.20%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (2.40%) JIRA
5 3 (2.40%) JMeter
5 3 (2.40%) LoadUI
5 3 (2.40%) Visual Studio
6 2 (1.60%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 19 (15.20%) Finance
2 16 (12.80%) iGaming
2 16 (12.80%) Marketing
3 9 (7.20%) Games
3 9 (7.20%) Telecoms
4 7 (5.60%) Electronics
5 1 (0.80%) French Language
Job Titles
1 52 (41.60%) Developer
2 32 (25.60%) C# Developer
3 28 (22.40%) SQL Developer
4 19 (15.20%) .NET Developer
5 17 (13.60%) Java Developer
6 16 (12.80%) HTML Developer
7 15 (12.00%) C# .NET Developer
8 13 (10.40%) C# Software Developer
8 13 (10.40%) Software Developer
9 12 (9.60%) Consultant
9 12 (9.60%) DV Cleared Technical Consultant
9 12 (9.60%) SC Cleared Technical Consultant
9 12 (9.60%) Technical Consultant
10 11 (8.80%) C# Web Developer
10 11 (8.80%) Java Software Developer
10 11 (8.80%) Java Web Developer
10 11 (8.80%) Web Developer
11 9 (7.20%) Applications Support
12 8 (6.40%) C++ Programmer
12 8 (6.40%) C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (36.00%) HTML
2 28 (22.40%) CSS
3 23 (18.40%) XML
4 21 (16.80%) .NET
5 14 (11.20%) J2EE
6 12 (9.60%) EJB
6 12 (9.60%) Hibernate
6 12 (9.60%) Spring
7 11 (8.80%) ASP.NET
8 10 (8.00%) jQuery
9 9 (7.20%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 8 (6.40%) ASP.NET MVC
11 5 (4.00%) JSON
11 5 (4.00%) SOAP
12 2 (1.60%) Ajax
12 2 (1.60%) WCF
12 2 (1.60%) Web Services
12 2 (1.60%) WF
12 2 (1.60%) XHTML
12 2 (1.60%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 15 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (9.60%) Cybercrime
2 12 (9.60%) iPhone
2 12 (9.60%) Visualisation
3 9 (7.20%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (5.60%) User Experience
5 6 (4.80%) Mathematics
5 6 (4.80%) Statistics
6 5 (4.00%) Online Games
7 3 (2.40%) Computer Science
7 3 (2.40%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.60%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 32 (25.60%) Linux
2 31 (24.80%) Windows
3 24 (19.20%) Unix
4 19 (15.20%) Android
5 12 (9.60%) Windows Phone
6 7 (5.60%) Apple iOS
7 5 (4.00%) Windows Server
8 3 (2.40%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (1.60%) Windows 7
9 2 (1.60%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (1.60%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.80%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (34.40%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (28.80%) Web Development
3 20 (16.00%) OO
4 16 (12.80%) Automated Testing
5 15 (12.00%) iOS Development
6 14 (11.20%) Android Development
7 13 (10.40%) MVC
7 13 (10.40%) Validation
8 12 (9.60%) Continuous Integration
8 12 (9.60%) Cybersecurity
8 12 (9.60%) High Availability
8 12 (9.60%) Integration Testing
8 12 (9.60%) Mobile Development
8 12 (9.60%) Network Design
8 12 (9.60%) Reverse Engineering
9 11 (8.80%) Business Intelligence
9 11 (8.80%) Software Testing
9 11 (8.80%) Test Scripting
10 9 (7.20%) E-Commerce
10 9 (7.20%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 56 (44.80%) C#
2 40 (32.00%) JavaScript
3 38 (30.40%) Java
4 25 (20.00%) C++
4 25 (20.00%) Python
5 12 (9.60%) Objective-C
6 10 (8.00%) C
7 8 (6.40%) PL/SQL
7 8 (6.40%) T-SQL
8 4 (3.20%) Perl
8 4 (3.20%) VB
9 1 (0.80%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.80%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 16 (12.80%) Degree
2 12 (9.60%) DV Cleared
2 12 (9.60%) SC Cleared
2 12 (9.60%) Security Cleared
3 11 (8.80%) ISEB
4 6 (4.80%) HNC
4 6 (4.80%) HND
4 6 (4.80%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 5 (4.00%) ISTQB
6 2 (1.60%) OCP
6 2 (1.60%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (0.80%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.80%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.80%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.40%) QA
System Software
1 5 (4.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.60%) Hyper-V
2 2 (1.60%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (0.80%) Puppet
Vendors
1 27 (21.60%) Microsoft
2 8 (6.40%) Oracle
3 4 (3.20%) VMware
4 3 (2.40%) Cisco
5 2 (1.60%) Anaplan
5 2 (1.60%) Apple
5 2 (1.60%) HP
5 2 (1.60%) SonicWALL
5 2 (1.60%) Sophos
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