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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 8 9 2
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -7
Permanent jobs citing SQL 103 68 199
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 21.73% 15.49% 37.48%
As % of the Programming Languages category 36.79% 23.45% 51.69%
Number of salaries quoted 88 56 189
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,200 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £48,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +1.35%
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
280 290 385
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 59.07% 66.06% 72.50%
Number of salaries quoted 231 246 362
Average salary £37,500 £42,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.71% +12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 26 January 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 26 January 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 +3 65 £33,750 -17.68% 15
Bury St Edmunds +12 17 £27,000 -10.00% 2
Stowmarket +2 4 £33,750 -28.94% 2
Newmarket -3 3 £38,500 -9.41%
Woodbridge - 1 £60,000 -
SQL
East of England

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 95 (43.98%) C#
2 83 (38.43%) Microsoft
3 80 (37.04%) SQL Server
4 70 (32.41%) JavaScript
5 65 (30.09%) Windows
6 63 (29.17%) .NET
7 59 (27.31%) HTML
8 58 (26.85%) CSS
9 51 (23.61%) MVC
10 47 (21.76%) MS Excel
11 43 (19.91%) T-SQL
12 40 (18.52%) ASP.NET
13 39 (18.06%) Linux
13 39 (18.06%) OO
14 32 (14.81%) Java
15 31 (14.35%) Web Services
15 31 (14.35%) XML
15 31 (14.35%) Replication
16 30 (13.89%) DNS
17 28 (12.96%) VPN
18 26 (12.04%) jQuery
19 25 (11.57%) UNIX
20 24 (11.11%) CMS
20 24 (11.11%) TCP/IP
20 24 (11.11%) Degree
21 23 (10.65%) Agile Software Development
22 22 (10.19%) Visual Studio
23 21 (9.72%) MySQL
23 21 (9.72%) Active Directory
23 21 (9.72%) SAN

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 24 (11.11%) CMS
2 15 (6.94%) SharePoint
3 14 (6.48%) MS Exchange
4 13 (6.02%) IIS
5 12 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
6 10 (4.63%) Apache
7 8 (3.70%) Drupal
8 7 (3.24%) WordPress
8 7 (3.24%) Joomla!
8 7 (3.24%) BizTalk Server
9 4 (1.85%) Kentico
9 4 (1.85%) OpenStack
10 3 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2013
11 2 (0.93%) Apache Spark
11 2 (0.93%) Lync
11 2 (0.93%) SAS
12 1 (0.46%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 1 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2007
12 1 (0.46%) SharePoint 2013
12 1 (0.46%) Node.js
Applications
1 47 (21.76%) MS Excel
2 20 (9.26%) MS Office
3 4 (1.85%) Photoshop
3 4 (1.85%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (0.93%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (4.63%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (2.31%) Magento
3 3 (1.39%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 16 (7.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (6.48%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (2.78%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.93%) Office 365
5 1 (0.46%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (13.89%) DNS
2 28 (12.96%) VPN
3 24 (11.11%) TCP/IP
4 21 (9.72%) SAN
5 14 (6.48%) Firewall
6 11 (5.09%) DHCP
7 7 (3.24%) LAN
7 7 (3.24%) Reverse Proxy
8 6 (2.78%) WAN
9 4 (1.85%) VoIP
9 4 (1.85%) SSL
10 2 (0.93%) SMTP
10 2 (0.93%) Cisco IOS
10 2 (0.93%) Telnet
11 1 (0.46%) NAS
11 1 (0.46%) VLAN
11 1 (0.46%) HTTP
11 1 (0.46%) SNMP
11 1 (0.46%) ADSL
11 1 (0.46%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (37.04%) SQL Server
2 21 (9.72%) MySQL
2 21 (9.72%) NoSQL
3 19 (8.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 13 (6.02%) Crystal Reports
5 10 (4.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 8 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
7 7 (3.24%) OLTP
8 6 (2.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 6 (2.78%) Relational Database
9 5 (2.31%) Big Data
9 5 (2.31%) MongoDB
9 5 (2.31%) OLAP
10 4 (1.85%) Data Warehouse
11 3 (1.39%) Hadoop
12 2 (0.93%) Oracle Database
12 2 (0.93%) SQL Server 2012
12 2 (0.93%) Oracle Reports
12 2 (0.93%) SQLPlus
13 1 (0.46%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 22 (10.19%) Visual Studio
2 11 (5.09%) Selenium
3 10 (4.63%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (3.70%) NUnit
4 8 (3.70%) Subversion
5 7 (3.24%) SoapUI
6 6 (2.78%) QuickTest Pro
6 6 (2.78%) JMeter
6 6 (2.78%) JIRA
7 3 (1.39%) Ant
7 3 (1.39%) Bugzilla
7 3 (1.39%) Maven
7 3 (1.39%) Rational Functional Tester
8 2 (0.93%) NuGet
8 2 (0.93%) LoadUI
8 2 (0.93%) LabVIEW
8 2 (0.93%) ProC
8 2 (0.93%) Oracle Forms
9 1 (0.46%) WatiN
9 1 (0.46%) Git (software)
General
1 19 (8.80%) Finance
2 6 (2.78%) iGaming
3 5 (2.31%) Banking
3 5 (2.31%) Marketing
3 5 (2.31%) Front Office
4 4 (1.85%) Advertising
4 4 (1.85%) Games
5 3 (1.39%) Financial Institution
5 3 (1.39%) Back Office
5 3 (1.39%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.93%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.46%) Legal
Job Titles
1 88 (40.74%) Developer
2 29 (13.43%) Analyst
3 27 (12.50%) Web Developer
4 25 (11.57%) Senior Developer
4 25 (11.57%) Architect
5 23 (10.65%) .NET Developer
6 17 (7.87%) Software Developer
6 17 (7.87%) Data Architect
7 15 (6.94%) Software Engineer
8 13 (6.02%) Support Engineer
9 12 (5.56%) C# Developer
9 12 (5.56%) IT Support
10 11 (5.09%) SQL Server Architect
10 11 (5.09%) C# .NET Developer
10 11 (5.09%) ASP.NET Developer
11 10 (4.63%) Senior Web Developer
11 10 (4.63%) Senior Software Developer
11 10 (4.63%) .NET Web Developer
12 9 (4.17%) IT Support Assistant
12 9 (4.17%) IT Assistant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (29.17%) .NET
2 59 (27.31%) HTML
3 58 (26.85%) CSS
4 40 (18.52%) ASP.NET
5 31 (14.35%) Web Services
5 31 (14.35%) XML
6 26 (12.04%) jQuery
7 19 (8.80%) JSON
8 14 (6.48%) WCF
9 11 (5.09%) HTML5
10 10 (4.63%) ASP.NET MVC
10 10 (4.63%) Android SDK
11 7 (3.24%) CSS3
11 7 (3.24%) Laravel
11 7 (3.24%) Symfony
11 7 (3.24%) SOAP
12 6 (2.78%) WPF
12 6 (2.78%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 5 (2.31%) LESS
13 5 (2.31%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 31 (14.35%) Replication
2 15 (6.94%) Computer Science
3 14 (6.48%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (5.56%) Open Source
5 9 (4.17%) iPad
6 8 (3.70%) Clustering
7 3 (1.39%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.39%) Xbox
8 2 (0.93%) Online Games
8 2 (0.93%) N-Tier
8 2 (0.93%) NHS
8 2 (0.93%) Robotics
9 1 (0.46%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.46%) Data Protection Act
9 1 (0.46%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.46%) Data Extraction
9 1 (0.46%) User Experience
9 1 (0.46%) Hedge funds
9 1 (0.46%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.46%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 65 (30.09%) Windows
2 39 (18.06%) Linux
3 25 (11.57%) UNIX
4 16 (7.41%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (5.56%) Android
6 10 (4.63%) Windows 7
7 9 (4.17%) Windows XP
7 9 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (1.85%) Windows 8
10 2 (0.93%) Apple iOS
10 2 (0.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (23.61%) MVC
2 39 (18.06%) OO
3 23 (10.65%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (9.26%) Web Development
5 19 (8.80%) Mentoring
6 18 (8.33%) E-Commerce
7 15 (6.94%) CRM
7 15 (6.94%) Software Engineering
8 14 (6.48%) ITIL
9 13 (6.02%) TDD
9 13 (6.02%) Continuous Improvement
10 11 (5.09%) OO PHP
11 10 (4.63%) Software Testing
12 9 (4.17%) Load Balancing
13 8 (3.70%) Manual Testing
13 8 (3.70%) ERP
14 7 (3.24%) Configuration Management
14 7 (3.24%) Service Management
14 7 (3.24%) Test Management
14 7 (3.24%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 95 (43.98%) C#
2 70 (32.41%) JavaScript
3 43 (19.91%) T-SQL
4 32 (14.81%) Java
5 21 (9.72%) PowerShell
6 20 (9.26%) PHP
7 19 (8.80%) PL/SQL
8 13 (6.02%) C++
9 11 (5.09%) VB
10 9 (4.17%) Shell Script
10 9 (4.17%) Bash Shell
11 8 (3.70%) VB.NET
12 7 (3.24%) VB6
13 6 (2.78%) Delphi
14 4 (1.85%) Ruby
14 4 (1.85%) VBA
15 3 (1.39%) Python
15 3 (1.39%) C
15 3 (1.39%) Bourne shell
16 2 (0.93%) Perl
Qualifications
1 24 (11.11%) Degree
2 9 (4.17%) MCP
3 8 (3.70%) ISEB
4 6 (2.78%) Sun Certification
4 6 (2.78%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (1.39%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (0.93%) HND
6 2 (0.93%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (0.93%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.46%) PhD
7 1 (0.46%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.46%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.46%) HP ASE
7 1 (0.46%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.24%) QA
2 2 (0.93%) PCI DSS
2 2 (0.93%) Data Quality
2 2 (0.93%) SLA
3 1 (0.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 21 (9.72%) Active Directory
2 17 (7.87%) Hyper-V
3 10 (4.63%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (1.39%) vSphere
4 3 (1.39%) vCloud
5 2 (0.93%) Xen
Systems Management
1 12 (5.56%) Puppet
1 12 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.93%) WSUS
2 2 (0.93%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 83 (38.43%) Microsoft
2 20 (9.26%) Oracle
3 17 (7.87%) HP
4 14 (6.48%) VMware
5 13 (6.02%) Zend
6 9 (4.17%) SonicWALL
6 9 (4.17%) Sophos
6 9 (4.17%) Apple
7 4 (1.85%) Adobe
8 3 (1.39%) IBM
8 3 (1.39%) NetApp
8 3 (1.39%) Brocade
8 3 (1.39%) Veeam
8 3 (1.39%) 3PAR
9 2 (0.93%) Percona
9 2 (0.93%) New Relic
9 2 (0.93%) Red Hat
9 2 (0.93%) Telerik
9 2 (0.93%) Cisco
9 2 (0.93%) PeopleSoft
Ipswich, Suffolk
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum + 15% bonus + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum + 15% bonus + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
Pure Resourcing Solutions
Salary: Superb - dependant on experience.
Posted: 3 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Pure Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £17,000-£18,000pa + bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Pure Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Pure Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Pure Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30k - 35k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £24k - 28k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Suffolk
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40k - 45k per year + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Ipswich
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £32000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £16,000 to £21,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Stowmarket, Suffolk
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £23k - 28k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Suffolk
DP Connect
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Suffolk
DP Connect
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Stowmarket
Questor Resourcing
Salary: to £35k
Posted: 13 days ago