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

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 6 12 6
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -6
Permanent jobs citing SQL 50 51 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 22.42% 17.35% 19.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 39.68% 25.12% 30.94%
Number of salaries quoted 49 48 80
Average salary £40,000 £31,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.00% -10.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £19,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +4.16%
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
126 203 265
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 56.50% 69.05% 61.77%
Number of salaries quoted 116 196 235
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

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 20 August 2014.

SQL Salary Histogram in Ipswich

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 59 (44.36%) C#
2 52 (39.10%) SQL Server
3 43 (32.33%) Microsoft
4 40 (30.08%) .NET
5 39 (29.32%) Java
6 34 (25.56%) Windows
7 30 (22.56%) ASP.NET
8 29 (21.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 27 (20.30%) XML
10 26 (19.55%) CSS
10 26 (19.55%) JavaScript
10 26 (19.55%) HTML
11 25 (18.80%) T-SQL
11 25 (18.80%) Web Services
12 23 (17.29%) Linux
13 22 (16.54%) Oracle
13 22 (16.54%) MVC
13 22 (16.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 22 (16.54%) Test Scripting
14 21 (15.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 21 (15.79%) MS Excel
15 19 (14.29%) Replication
16 17 (12.78%) Test Automation
16 17 (12.78%) Marketing
17 16 (12.03%) Web Development
17 16 (12.03%) SQL Server 2008
17 16 (12.03%) UNIX
18 15 (11.28%) OO
18 15 (11.28%) Business Intelligence
18 15 (11.28%) PHP

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 10 (7.52%) IIS
2 7 (5.26%) SharePoint
3 5 (3.76%) MS Exchange
3 5 (3.76%) Drupal
4 4 (3.01%) Apache
5 3 (2.26%) CMS
5 3 (2.26%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (2.26%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (2.26%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (1.50%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (1.50%) WordPress
6 2 (1.50%) Joomla!
6 2 (1.50%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.75%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.75%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.75%) Kentico
7 1 (0.75%) Node.js
7 1 (0.75%) OpenStack
Applications
1 21 (15.79%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (6.77%) Oracle CRM
1 9 (6.77%) Magento
2 5 (3.76%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (7.52%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (3.01%) SaaS
4 1 (0.75%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (10.53%) TCP/IP
2 13 (9.77%) DNS
2 13 (9.77%) SAN
3 10 (7.52%) VPN
4 9 (6.77%) Firewall
5 7 (5.26%) Reverse Proxy
6 4 (3.01%) SSL
7 3 (2.26%) DHCP
8 2 (1.50%) VoIP
8 2 (1.50%) iSCSI
8 2 (1.50%) NAS
8 2 (1.50%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (1.50%) Telnet
9 1 (0.75%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (39.10%) SQL Server
2 29 (21.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 22 (16.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 21 (15.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 16 (12.03%) SQL Server 2008
6 11 (8.27%) NoSQL
7 9 (6.77%) SQL Server 2005
7 9 (6.77%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 7 (5.26%) MySQL
9 6 (4.51%) SQL Server 2012
10 5 (3.76%) Relational Database
11 4 (3.01%) MongoDB
12 3 (2.26%) SQL Server 2000
12 3 (2.26%) Data Warehouse
13 2 (1.50%) RDBMS
13 2 (1.50%) OLAP
13 2 (1.50%) Crystal Reports
13 2 (1.50%) Oracle Reports
13 2 (1.50%) SQLPlus
13 2 (1.50%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 14 (10.53%) Visual Studio
2 7 (5.26%) Selenium
3 5 (3.76%) SoapUI
3 5 (3.76%) JIRA
4 3 (2.26%) Dreamweaver
4 3 (2.26%) JMeter
4 3 (2.26%) LoadUI
4 3 (2.26%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (1.50%) Ant
5 2 (1.50%) Subversion
5 2 (1.50%) Maven
6 1 (0.75%) Bugzilla
6 1 (0.75%) WatiN
6 1 (0.75%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.75%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 17 (12.78%) Marketing
2 9 (6.77%) Finance
3 4 (3.01%) Advertising
4 2 (1.50%) Back Office
5 1 (0.75%) Games
Job Titles
1 61 (45.86%) Developer
2 28 (21.05%) Analyst
3 21 (15.79%) .NET Developer
4 15 (11.28%) Test Analyst
4 15 (11.28%) DBA
5 14 (10.53%) Senior Developer
5 14 (10.53%) Web Developer
5 14 (10.53%) SQL DBA
6 12 (9.02%) ASP.NET Developer
7 11 (8.27%) Support Analyst
8 10 (7.52%) SQL Server DBA
9 9 (6.77%) Test Engineer
10 8 (6.02%) Administrator
10 8 (6.02%) .NET Web Developer
10 8 (6.02%) Automation Engineer
10 8 (6.02%) Test Automation Engineer
11 7 (5.26%) C# .NET Developer
11 7 (5.26%) Automation Analyst
11 7 (5.26%) Automation Test Analyst
11 7 (5.26%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (30.08%) .NET
2 30 (22.56%) ASP.NET
3 27 (20.30%) XML
4 26 (19.55%) HTML
4 26 (19.55%) CSS
5 25 (18.80%) Web Services
6 11 (8.27%) JSON
7 10 (7.52%) MDX
8 8 (6.02%) WCF
8 8 (6.02%) jQuery
9 7 (5.26%) HTML5
10 6 (4.51%) Spring
11 5 (3.76%) WPF
11 5 (3.76%) ASP.NET MVC
12 4 (3.01%) XSLT
12 4 (3.01%) Hibernate
13 3 (2.26%) WinForms
13 3 (2.26%) XHTML
13 3 (2.26%) WSH
13 3 (2.26%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 19 (14.29%) Replication
2 6 (4.51%) Computer Science
2 6 (4.51%) Open Source
3 5 (3.76%) Clustering
4 3 (2.26%) Mathematics
4 3 (2.26%) Data Integration
5 2 (1.50%) Physics
5 2 (1.50%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.75%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.75%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (0.75%) Online Games
6 1 (0.75%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 34 (25.56%) Windows
2 23 (17.29%) Linux
3 16 (12.03%) UNIX
4 10 (7.52%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.75%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.75%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.75%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.75%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.75%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (16.54%) MVC
1 22 (16.54%) Test Scripting
2 17 (12.78%) Test Automation
3 16 (12.03%) Web Development
4 15 (11.28%) OO
4 15 (11.28%) Business Intelligence
5 14 (10.53%) CRM
5 14 (10.53%) Performance Tuning
6 13 (9.77%) E-Commerce
7 12 (9.02%) Automation Testing
8 10 (7.52%) Analytics
8 10 (7.52%) Test Strategy
9 9 (6.77%) TDD
10 8 (6.02%) Software Engineering
10 8 (6.02%) Digital Marketing
11 7 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
11 7 (5.26%) Data Architecture
12 6 (4.51%) Automated Testing
13 5 (3.76%) Test Management
13 5 (3.76%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 59 (44.36%) C#
2 39 (29.32%) Java
3 26 (19.55%) JavaScript
4 25 (18.80%) T-SQL
5 15 (11.28%) PHP
6 10 (7.52%) PowerShell
7 9 (6.77%) Shell Script
8 6 (4.51%) PL/SQL
9 3 (2.26%) VB.NET
9 3 (2.26%) Groovy
10 2 (1.50%) C
10 2 (1.50%) VBA
11 1 (0.75%) XQuery
11 1 (0.75%) PowerHouse
11 1 (0.75%) XAML
11 1 (0.75%) VB6
11 1 (0.75%) Ruby
11 1 (0.75%) Lua
11 1 (0.75%) VB
11 1 (0.75%) C++
Qualifications
1 15 (11.28%) Degree
2 5 (3.76%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (2.26%) Sun Certification
3 3 (2.26%) ISEB
4 2 (1.50%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.75%) HND
5 1 (0.75%) MCSA
5 1 (0.75%) MCDBA
5 1 (0.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.51%) QA
System Software
1 6 (4.51%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.01%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.26%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.50%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (1.50%) KVM
Systems Management
1 10 (7.52%) Puppet
1 10 (7.52%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.50%) SCCM
2 2 (1.50%) SCOM
Vendors
1 43 (32.33%) Microsoft
2 22 (16.54%) Oracle
3 10 (7.52%) SAP
4 9 (6.77%) JD Edwards
5 5 (3.76%) VMware
6 3 (2.26%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (1.50%) Progress
7 2 (1.50%) Zend
8 1 (0.75%) Logi Analytics
8 1 (0.75%) CheckPoint
8 1 (0.75%) Dell
8 1 (0.75%) Citrix
8 1 (0.75%) JBoss
8 1 (0.75%) Business Objects
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