The table below looks at the statistics for SQL 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 over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 7 2 5
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +3
Permanent jobs citing SQL 70 83 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 24.65% 25.23% 23.12%
As % of the Programming Languages category 39.11% 37.73% 35.25%
Number of salaries quoted 60 78 78
Average salary £35,000 £35,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.40% +1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,300 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £48,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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
179 220 244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 63.03% 66.87% 65.59%
Number of salaries quoted 139 212 225
Average salary £35,000 £36,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.10% +10.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,500 £24,100
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL across the Ipswich region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 31 October 2014.

SQL Salary Histogram in Ipswich

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Ipswich region citing SQL 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.

1 46 (38.02%) C#
2 36 (29.75%) JavaScript
3 34 (28.10%) SQL Server
4 33 (27.27%) Windows
5 31 (25.62%) .NET
5 31 (25.62%) Microsoft
6 30 (24.79%) Java
6 30 (24.79%) Linux
7 29 (23.97%) XML
8 26 (21.49%) Web Services
8 26 (21.49%) MVC
9 25 (20.66%) CSS
10 23 (19.01%) HTML
10 23 (19.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 22 (18.18%) UNIX
12 20 (16.53%) Agile Software Development
13 19 (15.70%) Test Scripting
13 19 (15.70%) SAN
13 19 (15.70%) ASP.NET
14 18 (14.88%) TCP/IP
14 18 (14.88%) DNS
14 18 (14.88%) JSON
14 18 (14.88%) Replication
15 17 (14.05%) NoSQL
16 16 (13.22%) VPN
17 15 (12.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 15 (12.40%) jQuery
17 15 (12.40%) PowerShell
18 14 (11.57%) TDD
18 14 (11.57%) OO

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Ipswich region citing SQL 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (9.92%) IIS
2 9 (7.44%) Apache
2 9 (7.44%) CMS
3 6 (4.96%) Drupal
4 5 (4.13%) WordPress
4 5 (4.13%) Joomla!
5 4 (3.31%) SharePoint
6 3 (2.48%) OpenStack
7 2 (1.65%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (1.65%) MS Exchange
7 2 (1.65%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (1.65%) Tomcat
7 2 (1.65%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.83%) JBoss
8 1 (0.83%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.83%) SAS
8 1 (0.83%) Node.js
8 1 (0.83%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.83%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.83%) Kentico
Applications
1 13 (10.74%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.48%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (2.48%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.83%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 13 (10.74%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (3.31%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (15.70%) SAN
2 18 (14.88%) DNS
2 18 (14.88%) TCP/IP
3 16 (13.22%) VPN
4 10 (8.26%) Firewall
5 7 (5.79%) Reverse Proxy
6 4 (3.31%) VoIP
6 4 (3.31%) SSL
7 2 (1.65%) DHCP
7 2 (1.65%) iSCSI
7 2 (1.65%) NAS
7 2 (1.65%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (1.65%) Telnet
8 1 (0.83%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (28.10%) SQL Server
2 23 (19.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 17 (14.05%) NoSQL
4 15 (12.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 12 (9.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 8 (6.61%) SQL Server 2008
7 6 (4.96%) SQL Server 2005
7 6 (4.96%) MySQL
8 5 (4.13%) SQL Server 2012
8 5 (4.13%) OLAP
9 4 (3.31%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (3.31%) MongoDB
9 4 (3.31%) Big Data
10 3 (2.48%) Oracle Database
10 3 (2.48%) Relational Database
10 3 (2.48%) Crystal Reports
10 3 (2.48%) SQL Server 2000
11 2 (1.65%) SQLPlus
11 2 (1.65%) Oracle Reports
11 2 (1.65%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 9 (7.44%) Selenium
2 7 (5.79%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (5.79%) SoapUI
3 6 (4.96%) JIRA
4 5 (4.13%) Visual Studio
4 5 (4.13%) JMeter
5 4 (3.31%) QuickTest Pro
5 4 (3.31%) Ant
5 4 (3.31%) Maven
6 3 (2.48%) Bugzilla
7 2 (1.65%) Subversion
7 2 (1.65%) Rational Functional Tester
7 2 (1.65%) NuGet
7 2 (1.65%) LoadUI
8 1 (0.83%) WatiN
General
1 13 (10.74%) Finance
2 5 (4.13%) Front Office
2 5 (4.13%) Banking
3 3 (2.48%) Back Office
3 3 (2.48%) Advertising
4 2 (1.65%) Games
5 1 (0.83%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 46 (38.02%) Developer
2 22 (18.18%) Analyst
3 16 (13.22%) .NET Developer
4 13 (10.74%) C# Developer
5 12 (9.92%) C# .NET Developer
6 11 (9.09%) Test Analyst
7 10 (8.26%) DBA
7 10 (8.26%) Web Developer
7 10 (8.26%) Architect
8 9 (7.44%) SQL DBA
9 8 (6.61%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 8 (6.61%) Support Analyst
9 8 (6.61%) Administrator
10 7 (5.79%) Java Developer
10 7 (5.79%) SQL Server DBA
10 7 (5.79%) ASP.NET Developer
10 7 (5.79%) Automation Test Analyst
10 7 (5.79%) Automation Analyst
11 6 (4.96%) Consultant
11 6 (4.96%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (25.62%) .NET
2 29 (23.97%) XML
3 26 (21.49%) Web Services
4 25 (20.66%) CSS
5 23 (19.01%) HTML
6 19 (15.70%) ASP.NET
7 18 (14.88%) JSON
8 15 (12.40%) jQuery
9 8 (6.61%) WCF
9 8 (6.61%) Spring
10 6 (4.96%) WPF
10 6 (4.96%) ASP.NET MVC
10 6 (4.96%) HTML5
10 6 (4.96%) J2EE
10 6 (4.96%) Hibernate
11 5 (4.13%) SOAP
11 5 (4.13%) Symfony
11 5 (4.13%) CSS3
11 5 (4.13%) Laravel
12 4 (3.31%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 18 (14.88%) Replication
2 11 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (5.79%) Open Source
4 4 (3.31%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.48%) Mathematics
5 3 (2.48%) Clustering
5 3 (2.48%) Xbox
5 3 (2.48%) Data Integration
6 2 (1.65%) N-Tier
6 2 (1.65%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.65%) Physics
7 1 (0.83%) Online Games
7 1 (0.83%) Data Extraction
7 1 (0.83%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (0.83%) User Experience
7 1 (0.83%) Hedge funds
7 1 (0.83%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 33 (27.27%) Windows
2 30 (24.79%) Linux
3 22 (18.18%) UNIX
4 3 (2.48%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (2.48%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.65%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.65%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (21.49%) MVC
2 20 (16.53%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (15.70%) Test Scripting
4 14 (11.57%) TDD
4 14 (11.57%) OO
5 11 (9.09%) Mentoring
6 8 (6.61%) Test Automation
7 7 (5.79%) Data Architecture
7 7 (5.79%) Test Strategy
7 7 (5.79%) Analytics
7 7 (5.79%) Automation Testing
7 7 (5.79%) ITIL
7 7 (5.79%) E-Commerce
7 7 (5.79%) ERP
7 7 (5.79%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (5.79%) Software Testing
8 6 (4.96%) Software Engineering
8 6 (4.96%) Test Management
8 6 (4.96%) Agile Testing
9 5 (4.13%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 46 (38.02%) C#
2 36 (29.75%) JavaScript
3 30 (24.79%) Java
4 15 (12.40%) PowerShell
5 14 (11.57%) T-SQL
6 10 (8.26%) Shell Script
7 9 (7.44%) PL/SQL
8 8 (6.61%) PHP
9 4 (3.31%) Bash Shell
10 3 (2.48%) Groovy
10 3 (2.48%) VB
10 3 (2.48%) VB.NET
10 3 (2.48%) C++
11 2 (1.65%) VBA
11 2 (1.65%) XAML
11 2 (1.65%) VB6
12 1 (0.83%) Ruby
12 1 (0.83%) Lua
12 1 (0.83%) XQuery
12 1 (0.83%) C
Qualifications
1 11 (9.09%) Degree
2 6 (4.96%) ISEB
3 4 (3.31%) Sun Certification
3 4 (3.31%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (1.65%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.83%) HND
5 1 (0.83%) MCDBA
5 1 (0.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (0.83%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.83%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.13%) QA
2 1 (0.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (4.96%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.65%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.65%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 12 (9.92%) Puppet
1 12 (9.92%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.65%) SCCM
2 2 (1.65%) SCOM
Vendors
1 31 (25.62%) Microsoft
2 14 (11.57%) Oracle
3 5 (4.13%) VMware
3 5 (4.13%) Zend
4 2 (1.65%) Telerik
4 2 (1.65%) Progress
4 2 (1.65%) IBM
4 2 (1.65%) HP
5 1 (0.83%) Dell
5 1 (0.83%) Citrix
5 1 (0.83%) NetApp
5 1 (0.83%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.83%) Sony
5 1 (0.83%) Business Objects
5 1 (0.83%) SAP
5 1 (0.83%) Logi Analytics
Ipswich
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Salary: £24000.00 - £26000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Ipswich, Suffolk
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + on call & bens
Posted: 3 days ago
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