The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 8 6 6
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL 80 87 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 16.36% 21.53% 22.59%
As % of the Programming Languages category 33.06% 35.22% 35.33%
Number of salaries quoted 66 82 116
Average salary £39,000 £37,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.40% +23.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £49,250 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
SQL
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Suffolk region.

Programming Languages Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
242 247 351
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 49.49% 61.14% 63.93%
Number of salaries quoted 218 226 339
Average salary £37,500 £39,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.06% +12.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL across the Suffolk region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

SQL
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

SQL Salary Trend in Suffolk

SQL
Salary Histogram in Suffolk

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL across the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

SQL Salary Histogram in Suffolk

SQL
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Ipswich -8 49 £39,000 +11.42% 8
Bury St Edmunds +5 10 £35,750 -10.06% 3
Newmarket - 4 £20,000 -
Haverhill - 3 £33,000 - 1
Felixstowe 0 1 - -
Stowmarket 0 1 £25,000 -16.66% 2
SQL
East of England

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Suffolk region citing SQL also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SQL.

1 136 (55.06%) C#
2 91 (36.84%) Microsoft
3 83 (33.60%) OO
4 82 (33.20%) Java
5 75 (30.36%) JavaScript
6 69 (27.94%) SQL Server
7 67 (27.13%) HTML
8 66 (26.72%) Games
8 66 (26.72%) Online Games
9 65 (26.32%) .NET
10 64 (25.91%) Subversion
11 62 (25.10%) Agile Software Development
12 57 (23.08%) CSS
13 52 (21.05%) Windows
14 50 (20.24%) MS Excel
15 40 (16.19%) Web Development
16 34 (13.77%) SharePoint
17 32 (12.96%) CRM
17 32 (12.96%) SDLC
18 31 (12.55%) Analytical Skills
19 28 (11.34%) Dynamics CRM
20 26 (10.53%) Oracle
21 25 (10.12%) T-SQL
22 24 (9.72%) Degree
22 24 (9.72%) Finance
22 24 (9.72%) jQuery
23 23 (9.31%) Selenium
23 23 (9.31%) MS Office
24 22 (8.91%) XML
24 22 (8.91%) CheckPoint

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Suffolk region citing SQL also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SQL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 34 (13.77%) SharePoint
2 19 (7.69%) MS Exchange
3 11 (4.45%) SharePoint 2013
4 9 (3.64%) BizTalk Server
5 7 (2.83%) CMS
5 7 (2.83%) Exchange Server 2010
6 6 (2.43%) IBM Notes
7 5 (2.02%) Apache
7 5 (2.02%) IIS
8 4 (1.62%) JBoss
8 4 (1.62%) Drupal
8 4 (1.62%) SharePoint 2010
9 3 (1.21%) WordPress
9 3 (1.21%) Joomla!
10 2 (0.81%) Kentico
11 1 (0.40%) Node.js
11 1 (0.40%) WebLogic
11 1 (0.40%) Tomcat
Applications
1 50 (20.24%) MS Excel
2 23 (9.31%) MS Office
3 4 (1.62%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.40%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 28 (11.34%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.81%) Line 50
2 2 (0.81%) PeopleSoft HRMS
2 2 (0.81%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.02%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.21%) Office 365
3 2 (0.81%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (4.05%) VPN
2 9 (3.64%) DNS
3 7 (2.83%) DHCP
4 3 (1.21%) VoIP
4 3 (1.21%) SSL
5 2 (0.81%) MPLS
5 2 (0.81%) LAN
5 2 (0.81%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.40%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (27.94%) SQL Server
2 17 (6.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 16 (6.48%) Relational Database
4 13 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (3.64%) MySQL
5 9 (3.64%) NoSQL
6 7 (2.83%) RDBMS
6 7 (2.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 6 (2.43%) Crystal Reports
7 6 (2.43%) MongoDB
7 6 (2.43%) Data Mining
8 5 (2.02%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (1.21%) Big Data
9 3 (1.21%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (0.81%) Oracle Database
10 2 (0.81%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.40%) OLAP
11 1 (0.40%) Jackrabbit
11 1 (0.40%) Pentaho
11 1 (0.40%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 64 (25.91%) Subversion
2 23 (9.31%) Selenium
3 15 (6.07%) Team Foundation Server
4 10 (4.05%) Visual Studio
5 4 (1.62%) JMeter
6 3 (1.21%) VisiBroker
6 3 (1.21%) Ant
6 3 (1.21%) Maven
6 3 (1.21%) HP UFT
6 3 (1.21%) ProC
6 3 (1.21%) Git (software)
7 2 (0.81%) Oracle Forms
7 2 (0.81%) Rational Functional Tester
7 2 (0.81%) SoapUI
7 2 (0.81%) Jenkins
7 2 (0.81%) LoadUI
8 1 (0.40%) TestComplete
8 1 (0.40%) JUnit
8 1 (0.40%) JIRA
General
1 66 (26.72%) Games
2 24 (9.72%) Finance
3 7 (2.83%) Telecoms
4 5 (2.02%) Manufacturing
4 5 (2.02%) Marketing
5 4 (1.62%) Financial Institution
6 2 (0.81%) Electronics
7 1 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.40%) Billing
Job Titles
1 144 (58.30%) Developer
2 56 (22.67%) Analyst
3 39 (15.79%) Software Developer
3 39 (15.79%) Web Developer
4 26 (10.53%) Test Analyst
5 19 (7.69%) Support Analyst
6 18 (7.29%) Architect
7 16 (6.48%) Junior
8 15 (6.07%) Junior Developer
9 13 (5.26%) Solutions Architect
9 13 (5.26%) Senior Developer
9 13 (5.26%) QA Analyst
10 12 (4.86%) .NET Developer
11 11 (4.45%) QA Test Analyst
11 11 (4.45%) SQL Developer
11 11 (4.45%) SharePoint Developer
12 10 (4.05%) Graduate
13 9 (3.64%) Support Engineer
13 9 (3.64%) Applications Support
13 9 (3.64%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (27.13%) HTML
2 65 (26.32%) .NET
3 57 (23.08%) CSS
4 24 (9.72%) jQuery
5 22 (8.91%) XML
6 21 (8.50%) ASP.NET
7 10 (4.05%) Web Services
8 9 (3.64%) SOAP
8 9 (3.64%) JSP
9 8 (3.24%) HTML5
10 7 (2.83%) Spring
11 6 (2.43%) Hibernate
11 6 (2.43%) J2EE
12 5 (2.02%) Silverlight
12 5 (2.02%) WCF
12 5 (2.02%) REST
13 4 (1.62%) Reactive Extensions
13 4 (1.62%) Managed Extensibility Framework
13 4 (1.62%) .NET Framework
13 4 (1.62%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 66 (26.72%) Online Games
2 31 (12.55%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (7.29%) Computer Science
4 7 (2.83%) Replication
5 5 (2.02%) Clustering
5 5 (2.02%) Client/Server
6 4 (1.62%) Mobile App
7 3 (1.21%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.81%) Tandem
8 2 (0.81%) NHS
8 2 (0.81%) DTV
9 1 (0.40%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.40%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.40%) Inversion of Control
9 1 (0.40%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 52 (21.05%) Windows
2 9 (3.64%) Linux
3 7 (2.83%) Windows XP
3 7 (2.83%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (2.83%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (2.83%) Windows 7
4 5 (2.02%) UNIX
5 3 (1.21%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.40%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.40%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.40%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (33.60%) OO
2 62 (25.10%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (16.19%) Web Development
4 32 (12.96%) CRM
4 32 (12.96%) SDLC
5 20 (8.10%) Project Planning
6 18 (7.29%) Data Analysis
7 16 (6.48%) Mentoring
8 15 (6.07%) MVC
9 13 (5.26%) Migration
9 13 (5.26%) E-Commerce
9 13 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
9 13 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
9 13 (5.26%) Data Migration
10 10 (4.05%) TDD
10 10 (4.05%) Test Planning
11 9 (3.64%) Test Automation
12 8 (3.24%) Time Management
12 8 (3.24%) Software Testing
12 8 (3.24%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 136 (55.06%) C#
2 82 (33.20%) Java
3 75 (30.36%) JavaScript
4 25 (10.12%) T-SQL
5 17 (6.88%) PHP
6 13 (5.26%) PL/SQL
7 9 (3.64%) VB
8 8 (3.24%) C++
8 8 (3.24%) Delphi
9 7 (2.83%) Ruby
10 5 (2.02%) VB.NET
10 5 (2.02%) VBA
11 4 (1.62%) C
12 3 (1.21%) Python
13 2 (0.81%) PowerShell
13 2 (0.81%) Bourne shell
13 2 (0.81%) Perl
13 2 (0.81%) VBScript
14 1 (0.40%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 24 (9.72%) Degree
2 17 (6.88%) ISTQB
3 13 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
4 12 (4.86%) ISEB
5 7 (2.83%) MCP
6 4 (1.62%) MCITP
7 3 (1.21%) HND
7 3 (1.21%) Sun Certification
8 2 (0.81%) Security Cleared
8 2 (0.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (0.40%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (8.50%) QA
System Software
1 15 (6.07%) Active Directory
2 9 (3.64%) Hyper-V
3 3 (1.21%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 91 (36.84%) Microsoft
2 26 (10.53%) Oracle
3 22 (8.91%) CheckPoint
4 9 (3.64%) HP
5 7 (2.83%) Apple
5 7 (2.83%) Sophos
5 7 (2.83%) SonicWALL
6 6 (2.43%) Lotus
7 5 (2.02%) SAP
8 3 (1.21%) Epicor
8 3 (1.21%) Zend
8 3 (1.21%) VMware
9 2 (0.81%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (0.81%) Sage
9 2 (0.81%) IBM
9 2 (0.81%) PeopleSoft
10 1 (0.40%) Capita
10 1 (0.40%) Percona
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