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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 7 5 2
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -3
Permanent jobs citing SQL 133 124 190
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 24.72% 26.27% 36.12%
As % of the Programming Languages category 42.09% 35.73% 52.78%
Number of salaries quoted 115 91 179
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 £22,500 £27,500 £25,400
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £47,500 £45,000
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
316 347 360
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 58.74% 73.52% 68.44%
Number of salaries quoted 264 275 319
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

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 5 March 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 5 March 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 -2 96 £32,500 -18.75% 13
Bury St Edmunds +6 17 £31,250 -3.84% 2
Newmarket -5 5 £38,500 -9.41%
Stowmarket 0 4 £33,750 +5.46%
Felixstowe 0 1 £42,500 -
Woodbridge - 1 £60,000 -
SQL
East of England

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 5 March 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.

1 129 (51.60%) C#
2 99 (39.60%) SQL Server
3 93 (37.20%) JavaScript
3 93 (37.20%) Microsoft
4 81 (32.40%) HTML
5 80 (32.00%) CSS
6 70 (28.00%) .NET
7 61 (24.40%) T-SQL
7 61 (24.40%) MVC
8 60 (24.00%) Windows
8 60 (24.00%) OO
9 52 (20.80%) MS Excel
10 49 (19.60%) Java
11 46 (18.40%) ASP.NET
12 40 (16.00%) Web Development
13 37 (14.80%) CMS
13 37 (14.80%) Replication
14 34 (13.60%) Visual Studio
14 34 (13.60%) Linux
15 29 (11.60%) VPN
15 29 (11.60%) DNS
16 28 (11.20%) Agile Software Development
16 28 (11.20%) jQuery
17 25 (10.00%) XML
18 24 (9.60%) PL/SQL
18 24 (9.60%) Web Services
18 24 (9.60%) Games
18 24 (9.60%) Microsoft Azure
19 23 (9.20%) Hyper-V
19 23 (9.20%) Degree

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 37 (14.80%) CMS
2 19 (7.60%) SharePoint
2 19 (7.60%) IIS
3 18 (7.20%) MS Exchange
3 18 (7.20%) Kentico
4 14 (5.60%) Exchange Server 2010
5 11 (4.40%) Apache
6 10 (4.00%) BizTalk Server
7 9 (3.60%) Drupal
8 8 (3.20%) Joomla!
8 8 (3.20%) WordPress
9 4 (1.60%) Lync
9 4 (1.60%) IBM Notes
10 2 (0.80%) OpenStack
10 2 (0.80%) Elasticsearch
11 1 (0.40%) SAS
11 1 (0.40%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2013
11 1 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2007
11 1 (0.40%) Node.js
Applications
1 52 (20.80%) MS Excel
2 20 (8.00%) MS Office
3 4 (1.60%) Photoshop
3 4 (1.60%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (1.20%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.80%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 12 (4.80%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (2.00%) Magento
3 3 (1.20%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 24 (9.60%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (3.60%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (2.40%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (1.60%) Office 365
5 1 (0.40%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (11.60%) VPN
1 29 (11.60%) DNS
2 22 (8.80%) TCP/IP
3 20 (8.00%) SAN
4 16 (6.40%) Firewall
5 15 (6.00%) DHCP
6 9 (3.60%) LAN
7 7 (2.80%) Reverse Proxy
8 6 (2.40%) VoIP
8 6 (2.40%) WAN
9 1 (0.40%) VLAN
9 1 (0.40%) IPv4
9 1 (0.40%) IPv6
9 1 (0.40%) HTTP
9 1 (0.40%) SNMP
9 1 (0.40%) MPLS
9 1 (0.40%) ADSL
9 1 (0.40%) ISDN
9 1 (0.40%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 99 (39.60%) SQL Server
2 22 (8.80%) MySQL
3 19 (7.60%) NoSQL
4 15 (6.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 11 (4.40%) Crystal Reports
6 10 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 8 (3.20%) Relational Database
7 8 (3.20%) Data Mining
7 8 (3.20%) OLTP
8 7 (2.80%) SQL Server 2008
9 5 (2.00%) MongoDB
10 4 (1.60%) Big Data
11 3 (1.20%) OLAP
11 3 (1.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 2 (0.80%) Data Warehouse
13 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 1 (0.40%) SQL Server 2005
13 1 (0.40%) PostgreSQL
13 1 (0.40%) MS Access
13 1 (0.40%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 34 (13.60%) Visual Studio
2 23 (9.20%) Subversion
3 13 (5.20%) Selenium
4 12 (4.80%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (3.20%) NUnit
6 7 (2.80%) JIRA
7 6 (2.40%) QuickTest Pro
7 6 (2.40%) JMeter
8 5 (2.00%) SoapUI
9 4 (1.60%) Git (software)
9 4 (1.60%) Oracle Forms
10 3 (1.20%) Maven
10 3 (1.20%) Bugzilla
10 3 (1.20%) ProC
10 3 (1.20%) Ant
10 3 (1.20%) Rational Functional Tester
11 2 (0.80%) LoadUI
11 2 (0.80%) NuGet
12 1 (0.40%) YouTrack
12 1 (0.40%) WatiN
General
1 24 (9.60%) Games
2 21 (8.40%) Finance
3 6 (2.40%) Marketing
3 6 (2.40%) iGaming
4 5 (2.00%) Banking
4 5 (2.00%) Front Office
5 4 (1.60%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.20%) Financial Institution
6 3 (1.20%) Back Office
7 2 (0.80%) Advertising
8 1 (0.40%) Retail
8 1 (0.40%) Legal
Job Titles
1 121 (48.40%) Developer
2 43 (17.20%) Web Developer
3 38 (15.20%) Analyst
4 33 (13.20%) .NET Developer
5 29 (11.60%) Architect
6 28 (11.20%) Senior Developer
7 25 (10.00%) Software Developer
8 20 (8.00%) .NET Web Developer
9 18 (7.20%) Data Architect
10 16 (6.40%) Junior
11 14 (5.60%) Support Analyst
12 12 (4.80%) Software Engineer
12 12 (4.80%) Test Analyst
13 11 (4.40%) Senior Software Developer
13 11 (4.40%) Junior Developer
13 11 (4.40%) SQL Server Architect
14 10 (4.00%) IT Assistant
14 10 (4.00%) IT Support
14 10 (4.00%) ASP.NET Developer
14 10 (4.00%) Junior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 81 (32.40%) HTML
2 80 (32.00%) CSS
3 70 (28.00%) .NET
4 46 (18.40%) ASP.NET
5 28 (11.20%) jQuery
6 25 (10.00%) XML
7 24 (9.60%) Web Services
8 18 (7.20%) Sass
9 15 (6.00%) JSON
10 10 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC
11 9 (3.60%) WCF
12 8 (3.20%) Laravel
12 8 (3.20%) Symfony
12 8 (3.20%) Android SDK
13 7 (2.80%) SOAP
13 7 (2.80%) HTML5
14 6 (2.40%) LESS
14 6 (2.40%) JSP
15 5 (2.00%) J2EE
16 4 (1.60%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 37 (14.80%) Replication
2 22 (8.80%) Online Games
3 18 (7.20%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (5.60%) Computer Science
4 14 (5.60%) Clustering
5 13 (5.20%) Open Source
6 9 (3.60%) iPad
7 3 (1.20%) N-Tier
8 2 (0.80%) NHS
8 2 (0.80%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.40%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.40%) Xbox
9 1 (0.40%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.40%) User Experience
9 1 (0.40%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.40%) Data Protection Act
9 1 (0.40%) Social Gaming
9 1 (0.40%) Hedge funds
9 1 (0.40%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 60 (24.00%) Windows
2 34 (13.60%) Linux
3 20 (8.00%) UNIX
4 17 (6.80%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (5.60%) Windows 7
6 13 (5.20%) Windows Server 2003
6 13 (5.20%) Windows XP
7 8 (3.20%) Android
8 5 (2.00%) Windows 8
9 4 (1.60%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (24.40%) MVC
2 60 (24.00%) OO
3 40 (16.00%) Web Development
4 28 (11.20%) Agile Software Development
5 20 (8.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 18 (7.20%) Mentoring
7 17 (6.80%) CRM
8 16 (6.40%) E-Commerce
9 15 (6.00%) ITIL
10 14 (5.60%) Load Balancing
11 12 (4.80%) OO PHP
11 12 (4.80%) Software Engineering
11 12 (4.80%) Software Testing
12 11 (4.40%) TDD
13 10 (4.00%) Manual Testing
14 7 (2.80%) Service Management
14 7 (2.80%) Configuration Management
14 7 (2.80%) Analytics
14 7 (2.80%) User Acceptance Testing
14 7 (2.80%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 129 (51.60%) C#
2 93 (37.20%) JavaScript
3 61 (24.40%) T-SQL
4 49 (19.60%) Java
5 24 (9.60%) PL/SQL
6 21 (8.40%) PHP
7 19 (7.60%) PowerShell
8 15 (6.00%) Bourne shell
9 12 (4.80%) C++
10 10 (4.00%) VB
11 9 (3.60%) Shell Script
11 9 (3.60%) Delphi
12 7 (2.80%) Bash Shell
13 6 (2.40%) Ruby
14 5 (2.00%) VB.NET
15 4 (1.60%) C
15 4 (1.60%) VB6
16 3 (1.20%) Python
17 1 (0.40%) XAML
17 1 (0.40%) Pascal
Qualifications
1 23 (9.20%) Degree
2 13 (5.20%) MCP
3 9 (3.60%) ISEB
3 9 (3.60%) VCP4
4 6 (2.40%) Sun Certification
5 4 (1.60%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (1.60%) ISTQB
6 3 (1.20%) HND
7 2 (0.80%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.40%) PhD
8 1 (0.40%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.40%) HP ASE
8 1 (0.40%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.40%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.40%) QA
2 2 (0.80%) Data Quality
2 2 (0.80%) SLA
3 1 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 23 (9.20%) Hyper-V
1 23 (9.20%) Active Directory
2 10 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.20%) vCloud
3 3 (1.20%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (4.00%) Puppet
1 10 (4.00%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (1.60%) WSUS
Vendors
1 93 (37.20%) Microsoft
2 23 (9.20%) HP
3 22 (8.80%) Oracle
4 13 (5.20%) Sophos
4 13 (5.20%) Apple
4 13 (5.20%) SonicWALL
5 12 (4.80%) Zend
5 12 (4.80%) VMware
6 5 (2.00%) NetApp
7 4 (1.60%) Lotus
7 4 (1.60%) EMC
7 4 (1.60%) Adobe
8 3 (1.20%) Brocade
8 3 (1.20%) IBM
8 3 (1.20%) 3PAR
8 3 (1.20%) Veeam
9 2 (0.80%) PeopleSoft
9 2 (0.80%) Telerik
10 1 (0.40%) Symantec
10 1 (0.40%) Salesforce.com
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
Bristow Holland
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Suffolk
Eames Consulting
Salary: From £38,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
LEXSTRA
Salary: £42000 - £48000 per annum + Generous FS Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Ipswich, Suffolk
LEXSTRA
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30k - 35k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25k - 30k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Lowestoft, Suffolk
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: £35k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £16,000 to £21,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
TribePost.co.uk
Salary: Competitive Salary & Benefits for the right person
Posted: 6 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
TribePost.co.uk
Salary: Competitive Salary & Benefits for the right person
Posted: 6 days ago
Suffolk
Bridge Noble
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Ipswich
OHO Group
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Ipswich
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Suffolk
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £55000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Ipswich
Blue Town Online
Salary: £18k - 20k per year
Posted: 20 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
TheSmartList
Salary: Salary negotiable + Benefits package
Posted: 21 days ago
Suffolk
I4 Recruitment
Salary: Market related
Posted: 22 days ago
Ipswich
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago