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 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 11 13 7
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -6
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 62 66 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 11.65% 13.66% 21.62%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 43.06% 47.83% 57.14%
Number of salaries quoted 60 48 77
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 £28,000 £25,000 £31,900
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £58,250 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,650
% change year-on-year
- +3.49%
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
144 138 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 27.07% 28.57% 37.84%
Number of salaries quoted 141 104 136
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 £27,150 £28,250 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £53,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 -8 31 £34,500 -8.00% 4
Bury St Edmunds 0 20 £35,000 -26.31% 3
Stowmarket - 4 £35,000 -
Lowestoft - 2 £35,000 -
Newmarket - 2 £35,000 -
SQL Server
East of England

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 100 (68.97%) C#
2 86 (59.31%) .NET
3 70 (48.28%) SQL
4 64 (44.14%) Microsoft
5 51 (35.17%) Agile Software Development
6 39 (26.90%) JavaScript
7 37 (25.52%) HTML
8 34 (23.45%) jQuery
8 34 (23.45%) ASP.NET
8 34 (23.45%) MS Excel
9 33 (22.76%) CSS
10 32 (22.07%) TDD
11 30 (20.69%) MVC
12 28 (19.31%) Windows
12 28 (19.31%) Web Development
13 24 (16.55%) Degree
13 24 (16.55%) XML
13 24 (16.55%) CRM
14 23 (15.86%) Dynamics CRM
15 22 (15.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 21 (14.48%) VB.NET
17 20 (13.79%) Finance
18 19 (13.10%) Games
18 19 (13.10%) .NET Framework
19 17 (11.72%) WCF
19 17 (11.72%) Data Protection
19 17 (11.72%) T-SQL
20 16 (11.03%) Web Services
20 16 (11.03%) Linux
20 16 (11.03%) OO

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 13 (8.97%) IIS
1 13 (8.97%) SharePoint
2 11 (7.59%) BizTalk Server
3 8 (5.52%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.38%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.69%) CMS
5 1 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.69%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.69%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 34 (23.45%) MS Excel
2 7 (4.83%) MS Office
3 2 (1.38%) MS Project
3 2 (1.38%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.69%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 23 (15.86%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.38%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.69%) Line 50
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.07%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.38%) IaaS
2 2 (1.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.38%) PaaS
3 1 (0.69%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 1 (0.69%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.69%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.69%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (0.69%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 1 (0.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.45%) Remote Desktop
2 4 (2.76%) Firewall
3 2 (1.38%) SSL
4 1 (0.69%) DNS
4 1 (0.69%) Intranet
4 1 (0.69%) LAN
4 1 (0.69%) MPLS
4 1 (0.69%) VoIP
4 1 (0.69%) VPN
4 1 (0.69%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (15.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 13 (8.97%) SQL Server 2008
2 13 (8.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 11 (7.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 8 (5.52%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (4.83%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (3.45%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 5 (3.45%) Relational Database
7 4 (2.76%) OLAP
7 4 (2.76%) OLAP Cube
8 3 (2.07%) MongoDB
8 3 (2.07%) OLTP
9 2 (1.38%) Crystal Reports
9 2 (1.38%) MySQL
9 2 (1.38%) Power BI
9 2 (1.38%) QlikView
9 2 (1.38%) SQL Server 2014
10 1 (0.69%) MS Access
10 1 (0.69%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.69%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 11 (7.59%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (6.90%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 10 (6.90%) Visual Studio
3 6 (4.14%) Selenium
4 4 (2.76%) Rhino Mocks
5 2 (1.38%) JIRA
5 2 (1.38%) Subversion
6 1 (0.69%) Bugzilla
6 1 (0.69%) Calabash
6 1 (0.69%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.69%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.69%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.69%) JUnit
6 1 (0.69%) NUnit
6 1 (0.69%) ReSharper
6 1 (0.69%) SoapUI
General
1 20 (13.79%) Finance
2 19 (13.10%) Games
3 10 (6.90%) Marketing
4 6 (4.14%) Electronics
5 2 (1.38%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.38%) Retail
6 1 (0.69%) Publishing
6 1 (0.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 101 (69.66%) Developer
2 59 (40.69%) C# Developer
3 35 (24.14%) .NET Developer
4 31 (21.38%) SQL Developer
5 25 (17.24%) C# .NET Developer
6 14 (9.66%) SQL Server Developer
7 13 (8.97%) Applications Support
8 12 (8.28%) Agile C# Developer
8 12 (8.28%) Agile Developer
8 12 (8.28%) Applications Developer
8 12 (8.28%) Graduate
9 11 (7.59%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 10 (6.90%) Analyst
10 10 (6.90%) Junior
10 10 (6.90%) Senior C# Developer
10 10 (6.90%) Senior Developer
11 9 (6.21%) Mid-Level C# Developer
12 8 (5.52%) .NET Applications Developer
12 8 (5.52%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 8 (5.52%) Junior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 86 (59.31%) .NET
2 37 (25.52%) HTML
3 34 (23.45%) ASP.NET
3 34 (23.45%) jQuery
4 33 (22.76%) CSS
5 24 (16.55%) XML
6 19 (13.10%) .NET Framework
7 17 (11.72%) WCF
8 16 (11.03%) Web Services
9 15 (10.34%) ASP.NET MVC
10 13 (8.97%) SOAP
11 11 (7.59%) Entity Framework
12 9 (6.21%) RESTful
13 7 (4.83%) LINQ
14 6 (4.14%) AngularJS
14 6 (4.14%) ASP.NET Web API
14 6 (4.14%) JSON
14 6 (4.14%) KnockoutJS
14 6 (4.14%) REST
15 5 (3.45%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 10 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
1 10 (6.90%) Xbox
2 8 (5.52%) Computer Science
3 6 (4.14%) N-Tier
4 4 (2.76%) Driving Licence
4 4 (2.76%) Inversion of Control
5 3 (2.07%) User Experience
6 2 (1.38%) Blackberry
6 2 (1.38%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.38%) iPhone
7 1 (0.69%) Clustering
7 1 (0.69%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.69%) Online Games
7 1 (0.69%) Tandem
7 1 (0.69%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 28 (19.31%) Windows
2 16 (11.03%) Linux
3 10 (6.90%) Unix
4 7 (4.83%) Windows Server
5 6 (4.14%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (2.07%) Windows 8
7 2 (1.38%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (1.38%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.69%) Android
8 1 (0.69%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.69%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (35.17%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (22.07%) TDD
3 30 (20.69%) MVC
4 28 (19.31%) Web Development
5 24 (16.55%) CRM
6 17 (11.72%) Data Protection
7 16 (11.03%) OO
8 14 (9.66%) Business Intelligence
9 13 (8.97%) E-Commerce
9 13 (8.97%) SDLC
10 10 (6.90%) OOP
10 10 (6.90%) Validation
11 9 (6.21%) Scrum
11 9 (6.21%) Software Testing
12 8 (5.52%) Continuous Integration
12 8 (5.52%) Pair Programming
13 7 (4.83%) BDD
13 7 (4.83%) Front End Development
13 7 (4.83%) Web Application Development
14 6 (4.14%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 100 (68.97%) C#
2 70 (48.28%) SQL
3 39 (26.90%) JavaScript
4 21 (14.48%) VB.NET
5 17 (11.72%) T-SQL
6 9 (6.21%) C
6 9 (6.21%) Java
7 4 (2.76%) PL/SQL
7 4 (2.76%) R
7 4 (2.76%) VB
7 4 (2.76%) XAML
8 2 (1.38%) Perl
8 2 (1.38%) PHP
8 2 (1.38%) Python
Qualifications
1 24 (16.55%) Degree
2 12 (8.28%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (4.83%) ISEB
4 6 (4.14%) MCP
5 5 (3.45%) ISTQB
6 4 (2.76%) HNC
6 4 (2.76%) HND
7 3 (2.07%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.14%) QA
System Software
1 9 (6.21%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.69%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.69%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 64 (44.14%) Microsoft
2 6 (4.14%) Oracle
3 5 (3.45%) Citrix
3 5 (3.45%) VMware
4 2 (1.38%) Anaplan
4 2 (1.38%) CheckPoint
4 2 (1.38%) Mitel
4 2 (1.38%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (1.38%) TippingPoint
5 1 (0.69%) Adobe
5 1 (0.69%) Sage
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