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

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 15 14 8
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -6
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 64 82 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 11.29% 14.26% 22.63%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 40.00% 54.67% 60.87%
Number of salaries quoted 61 68 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 £28,500 £25,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £59,000 £51,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%
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
160 150 161
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 28.22% 26.09% 37.18%
Number of salaries quoted 154 118 127
Median salary £34,250 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £49,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 July 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 July 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 33 £34,000 -2.85% 4
Bury St Edmunds +3 21 £38,750 -38.00% 2
Stowmarket -3 3 £35,000 +37.25%
Lowestoft - 2 £35,000 - 1
Newmarket - 2 £35,000 -
SQL Server
East of England

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 104 (65.00%) C#
2 91 (56.88%) .NET
3 81 (50.63%) SQL
4 75 (46.88%) Microsoft
5 57 (35.63%) Agile Software Development
6 50 (31.25%) JavaScript
7 45 (28.13%) HTML
8 44 (27.50%) ASP.NET
9 43 (26.88%) MS Excel
10 40 (25.00%) MVC
11 37 (23.13%) CSS
11 37 (23.13%) TDD
11 37 (23.13%) jQuery
12 33 (20.63%) Degree
13 31 (19.38%) Web Development
13 31 (19.38%) XML
14 29 (18.13%) Windows
15 26 (16.25%) VB.NET
16 24 (15.00%) .NET Framework
17 22 (13.75%) Team Foundation Server
17 22 (13.75%) T-SQL
18 21 (13.13%) Web Services
18 21 (13.13%) Linux
18 21 (13.13%) Finance
18 21 (13.13%) ASP.NET MVC
18 21 (13.13%) WCF
18 21 (13.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 20 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
19 20 (12.50%) CRM
20 19 (11.88%) Games

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 17 (10.63%) IIS
2 13 (8.13%) BizTalk Server
3 8 (5.00%) SharePoint
4 6 (3.75%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.63%) Apache
5 1 (0.63%) CMS
5 1 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.63%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.63%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.63%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.63%) WordPress
Applications
1 43 (26.88%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.75%) MS Office
3 5 (3.13%) MS Project
4 2 (1.25%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.63%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 20 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.25%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.13%) IaaS
1 5 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (3.13%) PaaS
2 3 (1.88%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.63%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 1 (0.63%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.63%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.63%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (0.63%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.75%) Firewall
2 5 (3.13%) Remote Desktop
3 2 (1.25%) DNS
3 2 (1.25%) Internet
3 2 (1.25%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.63%) Intranet
4 1 (0.63%) SSL
4 1 (0.63%) VoIP
4 1 (0.63%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (13.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 14 (8.75%) SQL Server 2008
2 14 (8.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 11 (6.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 8 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (4.38%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (3.13%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 5 (3.13%) Relational Database
7 4 (2.50%) OLAP
7 4 (2.50%) OLAP Cube
8 3 (1.88%) MongoDB
8 3 (1.88%) SQL Server 2014
9 2 (1.25%) Crystal Reports
9 2 (1.25%) MySQL
9 2 (1.25%) OLTP
9 2 (1.25%) Oracle Database
9 2 (1.25%) Power BI
9 2 (1.25%) QlikView
9 2 (1.25%) SQL Server 2000
10 1 (0.63%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 22 (13.75%) Team Foundation Server
2 16 (10.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 14 (8.75%) Visual Studio
4 11 (6.88%) Selenium
5 4 (2.50%) Rhino Mocks
6 2 (1.25%) JIRA
6 2 (1.25%) Subversion
7 1 (0.63%) Bugzilla
7 1 (0.63%) Calabash
7 1 (0.63%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.63%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.63%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.63%) JUnit
7 1 (0.63%) NUnit
7 1 (0.63%) ProC
7 1 (0.63%) ReSharper
7 1 (0.63%) SoapUI
7 1 (0.63%) Toad
General
1 21 (13.13%) Finance
2 19 (11.88%) Games
3 14 (8.75%) Marketing
4 8 (5.00%) Electronics
5 4 (2.50%) Retail
6 1 (0.63%) Advertising
6 1 (0.63%) French Language
6 1 (0.63%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.63%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 105 (65.63%) Developer
2 56 (35.00%) C# Developer
3 36 (22.50%) .NET Developer
4 32 (20.00%) SQL Developer
5 25 (15.63%) C# .NET Developer
6 14 (8.75%) Applications Developer
6 14 (8.75%) SQL Server Developer
7 13 (8.13%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 12 (7.50%) Agile C# Developer
8 12 (7.50%) Agile Developer
8 12 (7.50%) Analyst
8 12 (7.50%) Applications Support
8 12 (7.50%) Software Developer
9 11 (6.88%) Software Tester
9 11 (6.88%) Tester
10 10 (6.25%) .NET Applications Developer
10 10 (6.25%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 10 (6.25%) Junior
11 9 (5.63%) C# Application Developer
11 9 (5.63%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 91 (56.88%) .NET
2 45 (28.13%) HTML
3 44 (27.50%) ASP.NET
4 37 (23.13%) CSS
4 37 (23.13%) jQuery
5 31 (19.38%) XML
6 24 (15.00%) .NET Framework
7 21 (13.13%) ASP.NET MVC
7 21 (13.13%) WCF
7 21 (13.13%) Web Services
8 15 (9.38%) Entity Framework
8 15 (9.38%) SOAP
9 12 (7.50%) LINQ
10 10 (6.25%) ASP.NET Web API
10 10 (6.25%) RESTful
11 9 (5.63%) JSON
11 9 (5.63%) REST
12 6 (3.75%) AngularJS
13 5 (3.13%) KnockoutJS
13 5 (3.13%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 13 (8.13%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (6.88%) Computer Science
2 11 (6.88%) N-Tier
3 10 (6.25%) Xbox
4 4 (2.50%) Driving Licence
4 4 (2.50%) Inversion of Control
5 2 (1.25%) Blackberry
5 2 (1.25%) iPhone
5 2 (1.25%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.25%) Statistics
5 2 (1.25%) User Experience
6 1 (0.63%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.63%) Online Games
6 1 (0.63%) Replication
6 1 (0.63%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 29 (18.13%) Windows
2 21 (13.13%) Linux
3 14 (8.75%) Unix
4 8 (5.00%) Windows Server
5 7 (4.38%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (1.88%) Windows 8
7 2 (1.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (1.25%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.63%) Android
8 1 (0.63%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.63%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.63%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (35.63%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (25.00%) MVC
3 37 (23.13%) TDD
4 31 (19.38%) Web Development
5 20 (12.50%) CRM
6 17 (10.63%) OO
7 15 (9.38%) Business Intelligence
7 15 (9.38%) Data Protection
7 15 (9.38%) SDLC
8 14 (8.75%) E-Commerce
8 14 (8.75%) Validation
9 12 (7.50%) Continuous Integration
9 12 (7.50%) Scrum
9 12 (7.50%) Software Testing
10 10 (6.25%) OOP
11 9 (5.63%) Front End Development
12 8 (5.00%) BDD
13 7 (4.38%) Automated Testing
13 7 (4.38%) Project Management
13 7 (4.38%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 104 (65.00%) C#
2 81 (50.63%) SQL
3 50 (31.25%) JavaScript
4 26 (16.25%) VB.NET
5 22 (13.75%) T-SQL
6 13 (8.13%) Java
7 12 (7.50%) C
8 8 (5.00%) Perl
9 6 (3.75%) Python
10 5 (3.13%) PL/SQL
11 4 (2.50%) PHP
11 4 (2.50%) R
11 4 (2.50%) VB
11 4 (2.50%) XAML
12 2 (1.25%) Bash Shell
12 2 (1.25%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.63%) C++
13 1 (0.63%) Delphi
13 1 (0.63%) Jython
13 1 (0.63%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 33 (20.63%) Degree
2 16 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (5.63%) ISEB
3 9 (5.63%) MCP
4 7 (4.38%) ISTQB
5 6 (3.75%) HNC
5 6 (3.75%) HND
6 4 (2.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 8 (5.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.25%) NFS
4 1 (0.63%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.63%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 75 (46.88%) Microsoft
2 8 (5.00%) Oracle
3 5 (3.13%) Citrix
3 5 (3.13%) VMware
4 2 (1.25%) Anaplan
4 2 (1.25%) IBM
4 2 (1.25%) Mitel
4 2 (1.25%) Red Hat
4 2 (1.25%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (1.25%) TippingPoint
5 1 (0.63%) Adobe
5 1 (0.63%) CheckPoint
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