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

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 11 12 5
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -7
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 79 111 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 14.50% 17.00% 25.45%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 58.96% 62.36% 62.28%
Number of salaries quoted 77 106 79
Median salary £35,000 £43,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-19.07% +8.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £65,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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
134 178 228
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 24.59% 27.26% 40.86%
Number of salaries quoted 130 166 149
Median salary £35,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,850 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £45,000 £65,000
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 May 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 May 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 +7 52 £35,000 -6.66% 3
Bury St Edmunds -10 13 £35,000 -44.00% 1
Haverhill 0 1 £25,000 -47.36%
Leiston - 1 £25,000 -
SQL Server
East of England

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 73 (57.48%) SQL
2 70 (55.12%) C#
3 64 (50.39%) .NET
3 64 (50.39%) Microsoft
4 44 (34.65%) Agile Software Development
5 39 (30.71%) ASP.NET
6 38 (29.92%) MVC
7 37 (29.13%) JavaScript
8 35 (27.56%) MS Excel
9 34 (26.77%) HTML
10 31 (24.41%) Degree
11 27 (21.26%) XML
12 26 (20.47%) TDD
12 26 (20.47%) jQuery
13 25 (19.69%) CSS
14 23 (18.11%) VB.NET
15 22 (17.32%) T-SQL
16 21 (16.54%) Web Development
17 20 (15.75%) .NET Framework
17 20 (15.75%) WCF
18 19 (14.96%) Team Foundation Server
19 18 (14.17%) ASP.NET MVC
19 18 (14.17%) Web Services
19 18 (14.17%) Visual Studio
19 18 (14.17%) Windows
19 18 (14.17%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
20 17 (13.39%) Linux
20 17 (13.39%) Marketing
21 16 (12.60%) Microsoft Certification
22 15 (11.81%) 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 (9.45%) IIS
2 10 (7.87%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (3.15%) MS Exchange
4 3 (2.36%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.57%) Apache
5 2 (1.57%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.57%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.79%) CMS
6 1 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.79%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.79%) WordPress
Applications
1 35 (27.56%) MS Excel
2 7 (5.51%) MS Office
3 5 (3.94%) MS Project
4 2 (1.57%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.79%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (7.09%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.57%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.94%) IaaS
1 5 (3.94%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (3.94%) PaaS
2 3 (2.36%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.79%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 1 (0.79%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.79%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.79%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (0.79%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 1 (0.79%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.51%) Firewall
2 3 (2.36%) Remote Desktop
3 2 (1.57%) DNS
3 2 (1.57%) Internet
3 2 (1.57%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.79%) Intranet
4 1 (0.79%) SSL
4 1 (0.79%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (11.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 11 (8.66%) Relational Database
3 9 (7.09%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (7.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (4.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 5 (3.94%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (3.94%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 5 (3.94%) MySQL
5 5 (3.94%) Oracle Database
6 4 (3.15%) OLAP
6 4 (3.15%) OLAP Cube
7 3 (2.36%) SQL Server 2014
8 2 (1.57%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (1.57%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (1.57%) Power BI
8 2 (1.57%) QlikView
8 2 (1.57%) SQL Server 2000
8 2 (1.57%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.79%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.79%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 19 (14.96%) Team Foundation Server
2 18 (14.17%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 18 (14.17%) Visual Studio
3 11 (8.66%) Selenium
4 2 (1.57%) Subversion
5 1 (0.79%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.79%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.79%) JIRA
5 1 (0.79%) NUnit
5 1 (0.79%) ProC
5 1 (0.79%) ReSharper
5 1 (0.79%) Rhino Mocks
5 1 (0.79%) Toad
General
1 17 (13.39%) Marketing
2 15 (11.81%) Finance
3 10 (7.87%) Games
4 8 (6.30%) Electronics
5 4 (3.15%) Retail
6 1 (0.79%) Advertising
6 1 (0.79%) French Language
6 1 (0.79%) iGaming
6 1 (0.79%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 73 (57.48%) Developer
2 37 (29.13%) C# Developer
3 29 (22.83%) .NET Developer
4 23 (18.11%) SQL Developer
5 20 (15.75%) C# .NET Developer
6 13 (10.24%) Software Developer
7 12 (9.45%) Software Tester
7 12 (9.45%) Tester
8 11 (8.66%) Applications Developer
8 11 (8.66%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 11 (8.66%) Junior
8 11 (8.66%) SQL Server Developer
9 10 (7.87%) Agile C# Developer
9 10 (7.87%) Agile Developer
10 9 (7.09%) Analyst
10 9 (7.09%) C# Application Developer
11 8 (6.30%) .NET Applications Developer
11 8 (6.30%) Applications Support
11 8 (6.30%) DBA
11 8 (6.30%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (50.39%) .NET
2 39 (30.71%) ASP.NET
3 34 (26.77%) HTML
4 27 (21.26%) XML
5 26 (20.47%) jQuery
6 25 (19.69%) CSS
7 20 (15.75%) .NET Framework
7 20 (15.75%) WCF
8 18 (14.17%) ASP.NET MVC
8 18 (14.17%) Web Services
9 15 (11.81%) Entity Framework
10 13 (10.24%) SOAP
11 12 (9.45%) LINQ
12 10 (7.87%) ASP.NET Web API
13 9 (7.09%) JSON
13 9 (7.09%) REST
14 8 (6.30%) RESTful
15 6 (4.72%) DHTML
16 5 (3.94%) KnockoutJS
16 5 (3.94%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 10 (7.87%) Computer Science
1 10 (7.87%) N-Tier
2 8 (6.30%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (4.72%) Xbox
4 2 (1.57%) Blackberry
4 2 (1.57%) Driving Licence
4 2 (1.57%) iPhone
4 2 (1.57%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.57%) Statistics
4 2 (1.57%) User Experience
5 1 (0.79%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (0.79%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.79%) Replication
5 1 (0.79%) Visualisation
5 1 (0.79%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 18 (14.17%) Windows
2 17 (13.39%) Linux
3 15 (11.81%) Unix
4 5 (3.94%) Windows Server
4 5 (3.94%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (2.36%) Windows 8
6 2 (1.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.57%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.79%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.79%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (34.65%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (29.92%) MVC
3 26 (20.47%) TDD
4 21 (16.54%) Web Development
5 14 (11.02%) Validation
6 13 (10.24%) Software Testing
7 12 (9.45%) Business Intelligence
7 12 (9.45%) CRM
7 12 (9.45%) Scrum
7 12 (9.45%) SDLC
8 9 (7.09%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (7.09%) Front End Development
8 9 (7.09%) OO
9 8 (6.30%) Automated Testing
9 8 (6.30%) E-Commerce
9 8 (6.30%) High Availability
10 7 (5.51%) Data Protection
10 7 (5.51%) Test Scripting
11 6 (4.72%) Manual Testing
11 6 (4.72%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 73 (57.48%) SQL
2 70 (55.12%) C#
3 37 (29.13%) JavaScript
4 23 (18.11%) VB.NET
5 22 (17.32%) T-SQL
6 9 (7.09%) C
7 8 (6.30%) Java
7 8 (6.30%) Perl
8 6 (4.72%) Python
9 4 (3.15%) PHP
9 4 (3.15%) VB
9 4 (3.15%) XAML
10 2 (1.57%) Bash Shell
10 2 (1.57%) PL/SQL
10 2 (1.57%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.79%) C++
11 1 (0.79%) Delphi
11 1 (0.79%) Jython
11 1 (0.79%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.79%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 31 (24.41%) Degree
2 16 (12.60%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (7.09%) ISEB
3 9 (7.09%) MCP
4 7 (5.51%) ISTQB
5 6 (4.72%) HNC
5 6 (4.72%) HND
6 4 (3.15%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (1.57%) OCP
7 2 (1.57%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.51%) QA
2 1 (0.79%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (4.72%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.57%) NFS
4 1 (0.79%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.79%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.79%) vSphere
Vendors
1 64 (50.39%) Microsoft
2 8 (6.30%) Oracle
3 4 (3.15%) VMware
4 3 (2.36%) Citrix
5 2 (1.57%) Anaplan
5 2 (1.57%) IBM
5 2 (1.57%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.79%) Adobe
6 1 (0.79%) arcserve
6 1 (0.79%) Avaya
6 1 (0.79%) Cisco
6 1 (0.79%) Intel Security
6 1 (0.79%) SonicWALL
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