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

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 10 12 4
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -8
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 99 112 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 17.68% 17.39% 27.98%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 61.88% 65.50% 61.23%
Number of salaries quoted 92 106 107
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 £22,750 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £67,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
160 171 276
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 28.57% 26.55% 45.70%
Number of salaries quoted 149 161 192
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 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £47,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 5 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 5 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 +5 63 £35,000 -6.66% 8
Bury St Edmunds -12 6 £35,000 -44.00% 5
Haverhill 0 1 £25,000 -44.44%
Leiston - 1 £25,000 -
SQL Server
East of England

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 5 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 77 (57.89%) SQL
2 70 (52.63%) C#
3 64 (48.12%) .NET
4 60 (45.11%) Microsoft
5 50 (37.59%) Agile Software Development
6 44 (33.08%) JavaScript
7 42 (31.58%) ASP.NET
8 41 (30.83%) HTML
9 40 (30.08%) MVC
10 34 (25.56%) MS Excel
11 33 (24.81%) XML
11 33 (24.81%) jQuery
12 31 (23.31%) CSS
13 29 (21.80%) Degree
14 28 (21.05%) Web Development
15 27 (20.30%) T-SQL
16 25 (18.80%) TDD
17 23 (17.29%) VB.NET
18 21 (15.79%) .NET Framework
18 21 (15.79%) WCF
19 20 (15.04%) Team Foundation Server
19 20 (15.04%) IIS
19 20 (15.04%) Business Intelligence
20 19 (14.29%) Windows
20 19 (14.29%) Web Services
21 18 (13.53%) ASP.NET MVC
21 18 (13.53%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
22 17 (12.78%) Marketing
22 17 (12.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
22 17 (12.78%) Visual Studio

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 20 (15.04%) IIS
2 10 (7.52%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (1.50%) Apache
3 2 (1.50%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.50%) Tomcat
3 2 (1.50%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.75%) CMS
4 1 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (0.75%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.75%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.75%) WordPress
Applications
1 34 (25.56%) MS Excel
2 7 (5.26%) MS Office
3 4 (3.01%) MS Project
4 1 (0.75%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.75%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (3.01%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.50%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.01%) IaaS
2 4 (3.01%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (3.01%) PaaS
3 1 (0.75%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 1 (0.75%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.75%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.75%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (0.75%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 1 (0.75%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.26%) Firewall
2 2 (1.50%) DNS
2 2 (1.50%) Internet
2 2 (1.50%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.75%) Intranet
3 1 (0.75%) SSL
3 1 (0.75%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (12.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 14 (10.53%) Relational Database
3 13 (9.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (7.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 9 (6.77%) Data Warehouse
6 8 (6.02%) SQL Server 2008
7 6 (4.51%) Oracle Database
8 5 (3.76%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 5 (3.76%) MySQL
8 5 (3.76%) PowerPivot
9 4 (3.01%) MongoDB
9 4 (3.01%) NoSQL
9 4 (3.01%) OLAP
9 4 (3.01%) OLAP Cube
10 3 (2.26%) SQL Server 2014
11 2 (1.50%) Crystal Reports
11 2 (1.50%) Oracle Database 10g
11 2 (1.50%) Power BI
11 2 (1.50%) QlikView
11 2 (1.50%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 20 (15.04%) Team Foundation Server
2 18 (13.53%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 17 (12.78%) Visual Studio
4 11 (8.27%) Selenium
5 2 (1.50%) Subversion
6 1 (0.75%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.75%) NUnit
6 1 (0.75%) ProC
6 1 (0.75%) ReSharper
6 1 (0.75%) Rhino Mocks
6 1 (0.75%) Toad
General
1 17 (12.78%) Marketing
2 16 (12.03%) Finance
3 10 (7.52%) Games
4 8 (6.02%) Electronics
5 5 (3.76%) iGaming
6 3 (2.26%) Retail
7 1 (0.75%) Advertising
7 1 (0.75%) French Language
Job Titles
1 82 (61.65%) Developer
2 37 (27.82%) C# Developer
3 35 (26.32%) .NET Developer
4 27 (20.30%) SQL Developer
5 25 (18.80%) C# .NET Developer
6 15 (11.28%) SQL Server Developer
7 13 (9.77%) Software Developer
8 12 (9.02%) Software Tester
8 12 (9.02%) Tester
9 11 (8.27%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 10 (7.52%) Agile C# Developer
10 10 (7.52%) Agile Developer
10 10 (7.52%) Applications Developer
10 10 (7.52%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 10 (7.52%) Junior
11 9 (6.77%) Analyst
11 9 (6.77%) C# Application Developer
11 9 (6.77%) DBA
12 8 (6.02%) .NET Applications Developer
12 8 (6.02%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (48.12%) .NET
2 42 (31.58%) ASP.NET
3 41 (30.83%) HTML
4 33 (24.81%) jQuery
4 33 (24.81%) XML
5 31 (23.31%) CSS
6 21 (15.79%) .NET Framework
6 21 (15.79%) WCF
7 19 (14.29%) Web Services
8 18 (13.53%) ASP.NET MVC
9 16 (12.03%) Entity Framework
10 13 (9.77%) LINQ
10 13 (9.77%) SOAP
11 9 (6.77%) ASP.NET Web API
11 9 (6.77%) DHTML
11 9 (6.77%) REST
11 9 (6.77%) RESTful
12 8 (6.02%) JSON
13 6 (4.51%) KnockoutJS
14 4 (3.01%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 12 (9.02%) N-Tier
2 8 (6.02%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (6.02%) Computer Science
3 6 (4.51%) Xbox
4 5 (3.76%) Visualisation
5 2 (1.50%) Blackberry
5 2 (1.50%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.50%) Driving Licence
5 2 (1.50%) iPhone
5 2 (1.50%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.50%) Statistics
6 1 (0.75%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (0.75%) Replication
6 1 (0.75%) User Experience
6 1 (0.75%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 19 (14.29%) Windows
2 17 (12.78%) Linux
3 15 (11.28%) Unix
4 5 (3.76%) Windows Server
5 3 (2.26%) Windows 8
6 2 (1.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.50%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.75%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.75%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (37.59%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (30.08%) MVC
3 28 (21.05%) Web Development
4 25 (18.80%) TDD
5 20 (15.04%) Business Intelligence
6 15 (11.28%) Scrum
7 14 (10.53%) Validation
8 13 (9.77%) Software Testing
9 12 (9.02%) OO
9 12 (9.02%) SDLC
10 11 (8.27%) E-Commerce
11 8 (6.02%) Automated Testing
11 8 (6.02%) Front End Development
12 7 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
12 7 (5.26%) CRM
12 7 (5.26%) High Availability
12 7 (5.26%) Test Scripting
13 6 (4.51%) Manual Testing
13 6 (4.51%) Presales
13 6 (4.51%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 77 (57.89%) SQL
2 70 (52.63%) C#
3 44 (33.08%) JavaScript
4 27 (20.30%) T-SQL
5 23 (17.29%) VB.NET
6 9 (6.77%) C
7 8 (6.02%) Java
7 8 (6.02%) Perl
8 6 (4.51%) Python
9 4 (3.01%) PHP
9 4 (3.01%) VB
10 3 (2.26%) PL/SQL
10 3 (2.26%) XAML
11 2 (1.50%) Bash Shell
11 2 (1.50%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.75%) C++
12 1 (0.75%) Delphi
12 1 (0.75%) Jython
12 1 (0.75%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.75%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 29 (21.80%) Degree
2 16 (12.03%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (6.77%) ISEB
3 9 (6.77%) MCP
4 7 (5.26%) ISTQB
5 6 (4.51%) HNC
5 6 (4.51%) HND
6 4 (3.01%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (1.50%) OCP
7 2 (1.50%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.26%) QA
2 1 (0.75%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.75%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (2.26%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.50%) NFS
3 1 (0.75%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.75%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.75%) vSphere
Vendors
1 60 (45.11%) Microsoft
2 9 (6.77%) Oracle
3 2 (1.50%) Anaplan
3 2 (1.50%) IBM
3 2 (1.50%) Red Hat
4 1 (0.75%) Adobe
4 1 (0.75%) arcserve
4 1 (0.75%) Avaya
4 1 (0.75%) Cisco
4 1 (0.75%) Intel Security
4 1 (0.75%) SonicWALL
4 1 (0.75%) VMware
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