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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 5 3 5
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +2
Permanent jobs citing SQL 72 82 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 25.26% 25.47% 23.23%
As % of the Programming Languages category 40.22% 38.14% 35.94%
Number of salaries quoted 62 76 84
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,750 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
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
179 215 256
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 62.81% 66.77% 64.65%
Number of salaries quoted 140 206 236
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,900 £22,500 £24,000
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 24 October 2014.

SQL Salary Histogram in Ipswich

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 24 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 48 (39.02%) C#
2 38 (30.89%) JavaScript
3 34 (27.64%) .NET
3 34 (27.64%) SQL Server
4 33 (26.83%) Windows
4 33 (26.83%) Microsoft
5 29 (23.58%) Linux
5 29 (23.58%) XML
6 28 (22.76%) CSS
7 27 (21.95%) Java
7 27 (21.95%) MVC
8 26 (21.14%) HTML
9 25 (20.33%) Web Services
9 25 (20.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 20 (16.26%) ASP.NET
10 20 (16.26%) UNIX
10 20 (16.26%) Agile Software Development
11 19 (15.45%) Test Scripting
11 19 (15.45%) TCP/IP
12 18 (14.63%) DNS
12 18 (14.63%) SAN
13 17 (13.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 17 (13.82%) JSON
14 16 (13.01%) Replication
14 16 (13.01%) NoSQL
15 15 (12.20%) Finance
15 15 (12.20%) TDD
15 15 (12.20%) jQuery
15 15 (12.20%) VPN
15 15 (12.20%) MS Excel

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 24 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 (9.76%) IIS
2 9 (7.32%) Apache
2 9 (7.32%) CMS
3 7 (5.69%) Drupal
4 6 (4.88%) SharePoint
5 5 (4.07%) WordPress
5 5 (4.07%) Joomla!
6 3 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (2.44%) OpenStack
6 3 (2.44%) MS Exchange
6 3 (2.44%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (1.63%) Apache Spark
7 2 (1.63%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (1.63%) Tomcat
7 2 (1.63%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (1.63%) Node.js
8 1 (0.81%) Kentico
8 1 (0.81%) JBoss
8 1 (0.81%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.81%) SAS
Applications
1 15 (12.20%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.44%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (3.25%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.81%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 13 (10.57%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (8.94%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (3.25%) SaaS
4 1 (0.81%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (15.45%) TCP/IP
2 18 (14.63%) DNS
2 18 (14.63%) SAN
3 15 (12.20%) VPN
4 10 (8.13%) Firewall
5 6 (4.88%) Reverse Proxy
6 4 (3.25%) VoIP
6 4 (3.25%) SSL
7 3 (2.44%) DHCP
8 2 (1.63%) iSCSI
8 2 (1.63%) NAS
8 2 (1.63%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (1.63%) Telnet
9 1 (0.81%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (27.64%) SQL Server
2 25 (20.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 17 (13.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 16 (13.01%) NoSQL
5 14 (11.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 8 (6.50%) SQL Server 2008
7 7 (5.69%) MySQL
8 6 (4.88%) MongoDB
8 6 (4.88%) SQL Server 2005
9 5 (4.07%) OLAP
9 5 (4.07%) SQL Server 2012
10 4 (3.25%) Big Data
10 4 (3.25%) Data Warehouse
11 3 (2.44%) Crystal Reports
11 3 (2.44%) SQL Server 2000
11 3 (2.44%) Oracle Database
11 3 (2.44%) Relational Database
12 2 (1.63%) SQLPlus
12 2 (1.63%) Oracle Reports
12 2 (1.63%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 9 (7.32%) Selenium
2 7 (5.69%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (5.69%) SoapUI
2 7 (5.69%) Visual Studio
3 6 (4.88%) JIRA
4 5 (4.07%) JMeter
5 4 (3.25%) Maven
5 4 (3.25%) Ant
5 4 (3.25%) QuickTest Pro
6 3 (2.44%) Bugzilla
7 2 (1.63%) Subversion
7 2 (1.63%) NuGet
7 2 (1.63%) LoadUI
7 2 (1.63%) Rational Functional Tester
8 1 (0.81%) Git (software)
8 1 (0.81%) WatiN
8 1 (0.81%) Dreamweaver
General
1 15 (12.20%) Finance
2 5 (4.07%) Front Office
2 5 (4.07%) Banking
3 3 (2.44%) Back Office
3 3 (2.44%) Advertising
4 2 (1.63%) Games
Job Titles
1 50 (40.65%) Developer
2 24 (19.51%) Analyst
3 18 (14.63%) .NET Developer
4 14 (11.38%) C# Developer
5 13 (10.57%) C# .NET Developer
6 11 (8.94%) Test Analyst
7 10 (8.13%) Web Developer
7 10 (8.13%) DBA
7 10 (8.13%) Support Analyst
8 9 (7.32%) Architect
8 9 (7.32%) SQL DBA
9 8 (6.50%) Administrator
9 8 (6.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 7 (5.69%) Java Developer
10 7 (5.69%) Automation Test Analyst
10 7 (5.69%) Automation Analyst
10 7 (5.69%) SQL Server DBA
10 7 (5.69%) ASP.NET Developer
11 6 (4.88%) Senior Developer
11 6 (4.88%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (27.64%) .NET
2 29 (23.58%) XML
3 28 (22.76%) CSS
4 26 (21.14%) HTML
5 25 (20.33%) Web Services
6 20 (16.26%) ASP.NET
7 17 (13.82%) JSON
8 15 (12.20%) jQuery
9 9 (7.32%) WCF
10 8 (6.50%) HTML5
10 8 (6.50%) Spring
11 7 (5.69%) WPF
11 7 (5.69%) ASP.NET MVC
12 6 (4.88%) Hibernate
13 5 (4.07%) Symfony
13 5 (4.07%) J2EE
13 5 (4.07%) SOAP
13 5 (4.07%) CSS3
13 5 (4.07%) Laravel
14 4 (3.25%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 16 (13.01%) Replication
2 10 (8.13%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (7.32%) Open Source
4 4 (3.25%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.44%) Mathematics
5 3 (2.44%) Clustering
5 3 (2.44%) Xbox
5 3 (2.44%) Data Integration
6 2 (1.63%) N-Tier
6 2 (1.63%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.63%) Physics
7 1 (0.81%) Online Games
7 1 (0.81%) Data Extraction
7 1 (0.81%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (0.81%) User Experience
7 1 (0.81%) Hedge funds
7 1 (0.81%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 33 (26.83%) Windows
2 29 (23.58%) Linux
3 20 (16.26%) UNIX
4 4 (3.25%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (2.44%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (1.63%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.63%) Android
7 1 (0.81%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.81%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.81%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (21.95%) MVC
2 20 (16.26%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (15.45%) Test Scripting
4 15 (12.20%) TDD
5 14 (11.38%) OO
6 11 (8.94%) Mentoring
7 8 (6.50%) Test Automation
7 8 (6.50%) ITIL
7 8 (6.50%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (5.69%) E-Commerce
8 7 (5.69%) ERP
8 7 (5.69%) Software Testing
8 7 (5.69%) Data Architecture
8 7 (5.69%) Analytics
8 7 (5.69%) Automation Testing
8 7 (5.69%) Test Strategy
9 6 (4.88%) Agile Testing
9 6 (4.88%) Software Engineering
9 6 (4.88%) Test Management
10 5 (4.07%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 48 (39.02%) C#
2 38 (30.89%) JavaScript
3 27 (21.95%) Java
4 14 (11.38%) T-SQL
4 14 (11.38%) PowerShell
5 9 (7.32%) PHP
5 9 (7.32%) PL/SQL
5 9 (7.32%) Shell Script
6 4 (3.25%) Bash Shell
7 3 (2.44%) Groovy
7 3 (2.44%) VB
7 3 (2.44%) VB.NET
7 3 (2.44%) C++
8 2 (1.63%) C
8 2 (1.63%) VBA
8 2 (1.63%) XAML
8 2 (1.63%) VB6
9 1 (0.81%) Ruby
9 1 (0.81%) Lua
9 1 (0.81%) PowerHouse
Qualifications
1 11 (8.94%) Degree
2 6 (4.88%) ISEB
3 4 (3.25%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (2.44%) Sun Certification
5 1 (0.81%) HND
5 1 (0.81%) MCDBA
5 1 (0.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (0.81%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.07%) QA
2 1 (0.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (5.69%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.63%) vCloud
4 1 (0.81%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 11 (8.94%) Puppet
1 11 (8.94%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.63%) SCCM
2 2 (1.63%) SCOM
Vendors
1 33 (26.83%) Microsoft
2 13 (10.57%) Oracle
3 6 (4.88%) VMware
4 5 (4.07%) Zend
5 2 (1.63%) Telerik
5 2 (1.63%) Progress
5 2 (1.63%) IBM
5 2 (1.63%) HP
6 1 (0.81%) Dell
6 1 (0.81%) Citrix
6 1 (0.81%) NetApp
6 1 (0.81%) CheckPoint
6 1 (0.81%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.81%) Sony
6 1 (0.81%) Business Objects
6 1 (0.81%) SAP
6 1 (0.81%) Logi Analytics
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