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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 6 4 14
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +10
Permanent jobs citing SQL 109 81 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 22.80% 26.64% 16.41%
As % of the Programming Languages category 34.82% 33.33% 25.60%
Number of salaries quoted 102 64 52
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £25,550
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,850 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
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
313 243 207
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 65.48% 79.93% 64.09%
Number of salaries quoted 296 180 202
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.66%

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 22 May 2015.

SQL Salary Histogram in Ipswich

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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.

1 128 (65.98%) C#
2 86 (44.33%) OO
3 75 (38.66%) JavaScript
4 71 (36.60%) HTML
5 69 (35.57%) SQL Server
6 68 (35.05%) CSS
7 67 (34.54%) Microsoft
8 57 (29.38%) T-SQL
8 57 (29.38%) Games
8 57 (29.38%) Online Games
9 53 (27.32%) Java
10 47 (24.23%) Subversion
11 38 (19.59%) MS Excel
11 38 (19.59%) Web Development
12 36 (18.56%) .NET
13 35 (18.04%) MVC
14 27 (13.92%) CMS
14 27 (13.92%) ASP.NET
15 26 (13.40%) Windows
16 23 (11.86%) Replication
17 21 (10.82%) Active Directory
17 21 (10.82%) HP
17 21 (10.82%) VPN
17 21 (10.82%) DNS
17 21 (10.82%) MS Office
18 20 (10.31%) Windows Server 2008
19 19 (9.79%) Hyper-V
19 19 (9.79%) Windows 7
19 19 (9.79%) Microsoft Azure
19 19 (9.79%) Exchange Server 2010

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 27 (13.92%) CMS
2 19 (9.79%) Exchange Server 2010
2 19 (9.79%) MS Exchange
3 18 (9.28%) Kentico
4 16 (8.25%) IIS
5 10 (5.15%) IBM Notes
6 9 (4.64%) Apache
7 7 (3.61%) WordPress
7 7 (3.61%) Drupal
7 7 (3.61%) Joomla!
8 1 (0.52%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.52%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 38 (19.59%) MS Excel
2 21 (10.82%) MS Office
3 2 (1.03%) S-PLUS
4 1 (0.52%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 2 (1.03%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 19 (9.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (5.15%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.52%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 21 (10.82%) VPN
1 21 (10.82%) DNS
2 19 (9.79%) DHCP
3 6 (3.09%) TCP/IP
4 4 (2.06%) VoIP
5 2 (1.03%) SAN
5 2 (1.03%) Firewall
6 1 (0.52%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (35.57%) SQL Server
2 18 (9.28%) MySQL
3 12 (6.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 12 (6.19%) NoSQL
4 11 (5.67%) Data Mining
5 6 (3.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (3.09%) OLTP
6 5 (2.58%) Relational Database
7 4 (2.06%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (2.06%) MongoDB
8 3 (1.55%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (1.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (1.03%) Big Data
9 2 (1.03%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 47 (24.23%) Subversion
2 19 (9.79%) Visual Studio
3 12 (6.19%) Selenium
4 7 (3.61%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (2.58%) Git (software)
6 2 (1.03%) Maven
6 2 (1.03%) Rational Functional Tester
6 2 (1.03%) Ant
6 2 (1.03%) QuickTest Pro
6 2 (1.03%) JMeter
7 1 (0.52%) ProC
7 1 (0.52%) WatiN
7 1 (0.52%) SoapUI
7 1 (0.52%) YouTrack
7 1 (0.52%) JIRA
General
1 57 (29.38%) Games
2 11 (5.67%) Finance
3 6 (3.09%) iGaming
4 4 (2.06%) Marketing
4 4 (2.06%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.03%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.03%) Electronics
6 1 (0.52%) Billing
Job Titles
1 114 (58.76%) Developer
2 42 (21.65%) Web Developer
3 37 (19.07%) Analyst
4 27 (13.92%) .NET Developer
5 21 (10.82%) Software Developer
5 21 (10.82%) Architect
6 18 (9.28%) .NET Web Developer
7 16 (8.25%) Test Analyst
7 16 (8.25%) Support Analyst
8 15 (7.73%) Junior
9 14 (7.22%) Data Architect
9 14 (7.22%) Junior Developer
10 12 (6.19%) SQL Developer
11 11 (5.67%) Technical Architect
11 11 (5.67%) Junior .NET Developer
12 10 (5.15%) Desktop Analyst
12 10 (5.15%) Desktop Support
12 10 (5.15%) Senior Developer
12 10 (5.15%) Desktop Support Analyst
13 9 (4.64%) Support Assistant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (36.60%) HTML
2 68 (35.05%) CSS
3 36 (18.56%) .NET
4 27 (13.92%) ASP.NET
5 18 (9.28%) Sass
6 13 (6.70%) jQuery
7 12 (6.19%) XML
8 10 (5.15%) Web Services
9 7 (3.61%) Laravel
9 7 (3.61%) ASP.NET MVC
9 7 (3.61%) Symfony
10 6 (3.09%) HTML5
11 5 (2.58%) LAMP
12 4 (2.06%) LESS
12 4 (2.06%) J2EE
13 3 (1.55%) SOAP
13 3 (1.55%) Entity Framework
14 2 (1.03%) Spring
14 2 (1.03%) Ajax
14 2 (1.03%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 57 (29.38%) Online Games
2 23 (11.86%) Replication
3 17 (8.76%) Clustering
4 9 (4.64%) Open Source
4 9 (4.64%) iPad
4 9 (4.64%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (3.61%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.55%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.03%) DTV
7 2 (1.03%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.52%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.52%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 26 (13.40%) Windows
2 20 (10.31%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (9.79%) Windows 7
3 19 (9.79%) Windows Server 2003
3 19 (9.79%) Windows XP
4 17 (8.76%) Linux
5 7 (3.61%) UNIX
6 2 (1.03%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.52%) Android
7 1 (0.52%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (44.33%) OO
2 38 (19.59%) Web Development
3 35 (18.04%) MVC
4 18 (9.28%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (8.76%) Load Balancing
6 16 (8.25%) Continuous Improvement
6 16 (8.25%) Mentoring
7 13 (6.70%) E-Commerce
8 8 (4.12%) High Availability
8 8 (4.12%) Performance Analysis
9 7 (3.61%) OO PHP
9 7 (3.61%) Risk Analysis
9 7 (3.61%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (3.61%) Time Management
9 7 (3.61%) Data Analysis
9 7 (3.61%) Test Planning
10 6 (3.09%) Agile Testing
10 6 (3.09%) OOP
11 5 (2.58%) ITIL
11 5 (2.58%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 128 (65.98%) C#
2 75 (38.66%) JavaScript
3 57 (29.38%) T-SQL
4 53 (27.32%) Java
5 15 (7.73%) Bourne shell
6 11 (5.67%) PL/SQL
7 9 (4.64%) Delphi
8 8 (4.12%) PHP
9 6 (3.09%) PowerShell
9 6 (3.09%) Python
10 5 (2.58%) C++
10 5 (2.58%) Bash Shell
11 4 (2.06%) VB
12 2 (1.03%) Perl
13 1 (0.52%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.52%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.52%) C
Qualifications
1 19 (9.79%) MCP
2 9 (4.64%) Degree
3 7 (3.61%) ISTQB
4 6 (3.09%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (6.70%) QA
System Software
1 21 (10.82%) Active Directory
2 19 (9.79%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.52%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 1 (0.52%) Puppet
1 1 (0.52%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 67 (34.54%) Microsoft
2 21 (10.82%) HP
3 19 (9.79%) SonicWALL
3 19 (9.79%) Apple
3 19 (9.79%) Sophos
4 15 (7.73%) Oracle
5 10 (5.15%) Lotus
6 7 (3.61%) Zend
7 3 (1.55%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (1.03%) SAP
8 2 (1.03%) IBM
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