The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 15 13 5
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -8
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 64 105 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 11.35% 15.96% 24.39%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 44.44% 59.32% 62.96%
Number of salaries quoted 60 92 75
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £62,250 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SQL Server
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in permanent jobs advertised in the Suffolk region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
144 177 189
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 25.53% 26.90% 38.73%
Number of salaries quoted 137 151 133
Median salary £32,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £34,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

The demand trend of job ads across the Suffolk region citing SQL Server as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

SQL Server Salary Trend in Suffolk

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in Suffolk

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Suffolk

SQL Server
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Ipswich +1 39 £32,500 +4.00% 2
Bury St Edmunds -7 17 £35,000 -44.00% 2
Lowestoft - 2 £35,000 -
Haverhill 0 1 £25,000 -47.36%
Leiston - 1 £25,000 -
Newmarket - 1 £35,000 -
SQL Server
East of England

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 30 June 2016, IT jobs citing SQL Server 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 Suffolk region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 85 (60.28%) C#
2 74 (52.48%) .NET
3 72 (51.06%) SQL
4 71 (50.35%) Microsoft
5 51 (36.17%) Agile Software Development
6 41 (29.08%) JavaScript
6 41 (29.08%) ASP.NET
7 40 (28.37%) MVC
8 39 (27.66%) MS Excel
9 38 (26.95%) HTML
10 33 (23.40%) Degree
11 32 (22.70%) TDD
12 29 (20.57%) CSS
13 28 (19.86%) XML
13 28 (19.86%) jQuery
14 26 (18.44%) VB.NET
15 23 (16.31%) Windows
16 22 (15.60%) Web Development
16 22 (15.60%) .NET Framework
16 22 (15.60%) Team Foundation Server
17 21 (14.89%) WCF
17 21 (14.89%) T-SQL
18 19 (13.48%) Web Services
19 18 (12.77%) CRM
19 18 (12.77%) ASP.NET MVC
20 17 (12.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 17 (12.06%) Visual Studio
20 17 (12.06%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
21 16 (11.35%) Linux
21 16 (11.35%) Finance

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk 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 12 (8.51%) IIS
2 11 (7.80%) BizTalk Server
3 6 (4.26%) MS Exchange
4 4 (2.84%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.42%) Apache
5 2 (1.42%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.42%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.71%) CMS
6 1 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.71%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.71%) WordPress
Applications
1 39 (27.66%) MS Excel
2 6 (4.26%) MS Office
3 5 (3.55%) MS Project
4 2 (1.42%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.71%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 16 (11.35%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.42%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.55%) IaaS
1 5 (3.55%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (3.55%) PaaS
2 3 (2.13%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.71%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 1 (0.71%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.71%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.71%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (0.71%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.26%) Firewall
2 5 (3.55%) Remote Desktop
3 2 (1.42%) DNS
3 2 (1.42%) Internet
3 2 (1.42%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.71%) Intranet
4 1 (0.71%) SSL
4 1 (0.71%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (12.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 11 (7.80%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (7.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (5.67%) Relational Database
5 7 (4.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (3.55%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 5 (3.55%) MySQL
7 4 (2.84%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (2.84%) OLAP
7 4 (2.84%) OLAP Cube
7 4 (2.84%) Oracle Database
8 3 (2.13%) MongoDB
8 3 (2.13%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (2.13%) SQL Server 2014
9 2 (1.42%) Crystal Reports
9 2 (1.42%) Oracle Database 10g
9 2 (1.42%) Power BI
9 2 (1.42%) QlikView
9 2 (1.42%) SQL Server 2000
10 1 (0.71%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 22 (15.60%) Team Foundation Server
2 17 (12.06%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 17 (12.06%) Visual Studio
3 12 (8.51%) Selenium
4 2 (1.42%) JIRA
4 2 (1.42%) Subversion
5 1 (0.71%) Bugzilla
5 1 (0.71%) Calabash
5 1 (0.71%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.71%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.71%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.71%) JUnit
5 1 (0.71%) NUnit
5 1 (0.71%) ProC
5 1 (0.71%) ReSharper
5 1 (0.71%) Rhino Mocks
5 1 (0.71%) SoapUI
5 1 (0.71%) Toad
General
1 16 (11.35%) Finance
1 16 (11.35%) Marketing
2 14 (9.93%) Games
3 8 (5.67%) Electronics
4 4 (2.84%) Retail
5 1 (0.71%) Advertising
5 1 (0.71%) French Language
5 1 (0.71%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 84 (59.57%) Developer
2 45 (31.91%) C# Developer
3 29 (20.57%) .NET Developer
4 26 (18.44%) SQL Developer
5 20 (14.18%) C# .NET Developer
6 14 (9.93%) SQL Server Developer
7 13 (9.22%) Applications Developer
7 13 (9.22%) Software Developer
8 12 (8.51%) Agile C# Developer
8 12 (8.51%) Agile Developer
8 12 (8.51%) Software Tester
8 12 (8.51%) Tester
9 11 (7.80%) Analyst
9 11 (7.80%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 10 (7.09%) Junior
11 9 (6.38%) .NET Applications Developer
11 9 (6.38%) Applications Support
11 9 (6.38%) C# Application Developer
11 9 (6.38%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 8 (5.67%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (52.48%) .NET
2 41 (29.08%) ASP.NET
3 38 (26.95%) HTML
4 29 (20.57%) CSS
5 28 (19.86%) jQuery
5 28 (19.86%) XML
6 22 (15.60%) .NET Framework
7 21 (14.89%) WCF
8 19 (13.48%) Web Services
9 18 (12.77%) ASP.NET MVC
10 15 (10.64%) Entity Framework
10 15 (10.64%) SOAP
11 12 (8.51%) LINQ
12 10 (7.09%) ASP.NET Web API
12 10 (7.09%) RESTful
13 9 (6.38%) JSON
13 9 (6.38%) REST
14 6 (4.26%) AngularJS
14 6 (4.26%) DHTML
15 5 (3.55%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (7.09%) Analytical Skills
1 10 (7.09%) Computer Science
1 10 (7.09%) N-Tier
2 9 (6.38%) Xbox
3 4 (2.84%) Driving Licence
4 2 (1.42%) Blackberry
4 2 (1.42%) iPhone
4 2 (1.42%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.42%) Statistics
4 2 (1.42%) User Experience
5 1 (0.71%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (0.71%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.71%) Online Games
5 1 (0.71%) Replication
5 1 (0.71%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 23 (16.31%) Windows
2 16 (11.35%) Linux
3 15 (10.64%) Unix
4 7 (4.96%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (4.26%) Windows Server
6 3 (2.13%) Windows 8
7 2 (1.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (1.42%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.71%) Android
8 1 (0.71%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.71%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.71%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (36.17%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (28.37%) MVC
3 32 (22.70%) TDD
4 22 (15.60%) Web Development
5 18 (12.77%) CRM
6 14 (9.93%) OO
6 14 (9.93%) Scrum
6 14 (9.93%) Validation
7 13 (9.22%) Software Testing
8 12 (8.51%) SDLC
9 11 (7.80%) Business Intelligence
9 11 (7.80%) Data Protection
10 9 (6.38%) Continuous Integration
10 9 (6.38%) Front End Development
10 9 (6.38%) OOP
11 8 (5.67%) Automated Testing
11 8 (5.67%) E-Commerce
12 7 (4.96%) BDD
12 7 (4.96%) Project Management
12 7 (4.96%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 85 (60.28%) C#
2 72 (51.06%) SQL
3 41 (29.08%) JavaScript
4 26 (18.44%) VB.NET
5 21 (14.89%) T-SQL
6 11 (7.80%) Java
7 9 (6.38%) C
7 9 (6.38%) Perl
8 7 (4.96%) Python
9 4 (2.84%) PHP
9 4 (2.84%) VB
9 4 (2.84%) XAML
10 2 (1.42%) Bash Shell
10 2 (1.42%) PL/SQL
10 2 (1.42%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.71%) C++
11 1 (0.71%) Delphi
11 1 (0.71%) Jython
11 1 (0.71%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.71%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 33 (23.40%) Degree
2 16 (11.35%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (6.38%) ISEB
3 9 (6.38%) MCP
4 7 (4.96%) ISTQB
5 6 (4.26%) HNC
5 6 (4.26%) HND
6 4 (2.84%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.71%) OCP
7 1 (0.71%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.67%) QA
System Software
1 8 (5.67%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.42%) NFS
4 1 (0.71%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.71%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 71 (50.35%) Microsoft
2 8 (5.67%) Oracle
3 5 (3.55%) Citrix
3 5 (3.55%) VMware
4 2 (1.42%) Anaplan
4 2 (1.42%) IBM
4 2 (1.42%) Mitel
4 2 (1.42%) Red Hat
4 2 (1.42%) TippingPoint
5 1 (0.71%) Adobe
5 1 (0.71%) CheckPoint
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