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 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 10 8 8
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL 96 97 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 17.33% 23.15% 19.83%
As % of the Programming Languages category 31.79% 34.40% 29.32%
Number of salaries quoted 85 81 113
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,600 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,250 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +5.47%
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
302 282 399
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 54.51% 67.30% 67.63%
Number of salaries quoted 283 237 389
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 £21,500 £30,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 3 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 3 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 -10 55 £39,000 -2.50% 8
Bury St Edmunds +4 22 £31,500 -30.00% 8
Stowmarket +3 2 £25,000 -23.07% 1
Newmarket - 2 £25,750 -
Halesworth - 1 £27,000 -
Haverhill - 1 £27,000 -
Woodbridge - 1 £18,000 -
SQL
East of England

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 3 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.

1 162 (59.34%) C#
2 99 (36.26%) Microsoft
3 93 (34.07%) JavaScript
4 92 (33.70%) OO
5 87 (31.87%) HTML
6 83 (30.40%) Java
6 83 (30.40%) SQL Server
7 77 (28.21%) CSS
8 76 (27.84%) Games
9 75 (27.47%) Online Games
10 74 (27.11%) .NET
11 65 (23.81%) Subversion
12 58 (21.25%) Agile Software Development
13 52 (19.05%) MS Excel
13 52 (19.05%) Web Development
14 50 (18.32%) Windows
15 40 (14.65%) T-SQL
16 36 (13.19%) SharePoint
17 35 (12.82%) SDLC
18 32 (11.72%) Analytical Skills
19 30 (10.99%) CRM
19 30 (10.99%) ASP.NET
20 28 (10.26%) MVC
21 27 (9.89%) Dynamics CRM
22 26 (9.52%) Oracle
22 26 (9.52%) jQuery
23 24 (8.79%) MS Office
23 24 (8.79%) MS Exchange
23 24 (8.79%) Finance
24 23 (8.42%) Degree

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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 36 (13.19%) SharePoint
2 24 (8.79%) MS Exchange
3 20 (7.33%) CMS
4 14 (5.13%) IIS
5 13 (4.76%) Kentico
6 11 (4.03%) SharePoint 2013
6 11 (4.03%) BizTalk Server
7 10 (3.66%) Exchange Server 2010
8 9 (3.30%) IBM Notes
9 7 (2.56%) Apache
10 5 (1.83%) Joomla!
10 5 (1.83%) Drupal
10 5 (1.83%) WordPress
11 4 (1.47%) SharePoint 2010
12 2 (0.73%) Lync
13 1 (0.37%) Node.js
13 1 (0.37%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 52 (19.05%) MS Excel
2 24 (8.79%) MS Office
3 5 (1.83%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.37%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.37%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 27 (9.89%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.73%) Line 50
2 2 (0.73%) PeopleSoft HRMS
2 2 (0.73%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 13 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (1.83%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (1.83%) Office 365
3 1 (0.37%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (4.76%) VPN
2 12 (4.40%) DNS
3 10 (3.66%) DHCP
4 4 (1.47%) LAN
4 4 (1.47%) VoIP
5 3 (1.10%) SSL
5 3 (1.10%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.73%) SAN
6 2 (0.73%) MPLS
6 2 (0.73%) Firewall
6 2 (0.73%) WAN
7 1 (0.37%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (30.40%) SQL Server
2 17 (6.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 13 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 12 (4.40%) MySQL
4 12 (4.40%) Relational Database
5 10 (3.66%) Data Mining
6 9 (3.30%) NoSQL
7 7 (2.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 6 (2.20%) SQL Server 2008
8 6 (2.20%) Crystal Reports
9 4 (1.47%) MongoDB
9 4 (1.47%) RDBMS
10 3 (1.10%) Big Data
10 3 (1.10%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (1.10%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.37%) OLTP
11 1 (0.37%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.37%) BusinessObjects
11 1 (0.37%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
Development Applications
1 65 (23.81%) Subversion
2 20 (7.33%) Selenium
3 19 (6.96%) Visual Studio
4 14 (5.13%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (1.47%) Git (software)
6 3 (1.10%) Oracle Forms
6 3 (1.10%) HP UFT
6 3 (1.10%) ProC
6 3 (1.10%) VisiBroker
7 2 (0.73%) Maven
7 2 (0.73%) JMeter
7 2 (0.73%) Ant
7 2 (0.73%) Rational Functional Tester
8 1 (0.37%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.37%) YouTrack
8 1 (0.37%) JIRA
8 1 (0.37%) TestComplete
General
1 76 (27.84%) Games
2 24 (8.79%) Finance
3 7 (2.56%) Telecoms
4 5 (1.83%) Manufacturing
5 4 (1.47%) Financial Institution
6 2 (0.73%) Electronics
6 2 (0.73%) Marketing
7 1 (0.37%) Billing
Job Titles
1 162 (59.34%) Developer
2 60 (21.98%) Analyst
3 55 (20.15%) Web Developer
4 42 (15.38%) Software Developer
5 26 (9.52%) Test Analyst
6 22 (8.06%) Support Analyst
7 21 (7.69%) Architect
8 20 (7.33%) Junior
8 20 (7.33%) .NET Developer
9 19 (6.96%) Junior Developer
10 13 (4.76%) SQL Developer
10 13 (4.76%) QA Analyst
11 12 (4.40%) Senior Developer
12 11 (4.03%) Solutions Architect
12 11 (4.03%) QA Test Analyst
12 11 (4.03%) .NET Web Developer
12 11 (4.03%) SharePoint Developer
13 10 (3.66%) Applications Support Analyst
13 10 (3.66%) Applications Support
13 10 (3.66%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (31.87%) HTML
2 77 (28.21%) CSS
3 74 (27.11%) .NET
4 30 (10.99%) ASP.NET
5 26 (9.52%) jQuery
6 17 (6.23%) XML
7 13 (4.76%) Sass
8 9 (3.30%) HTML5
8 9 (3.30%) Web Services
9 8 (2.93%) JSP
10 6 (2.20%) SOAP
11 5 (1.83%) LAMP
11 5 (1.83%) Entity Framework
11 5 (1.83%) Silverlight
11 5 (1.83%) Symfony
11 5 (1.83%) WCF
11 5 (1.83%) Laravel
12 4 (1.47%) Reactive Extensions
12 4 (1.47%) Managed Extensibility Framework
12 4 (1.47%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 75 (27.47%) Online Games
2 32 (11.72%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (5.49%) Computer Science
4 11 (4.03%) Replication
5 9 (3.30%) Clustering
6 5 (1.83%) Client/Server
7 3 (1.10%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.10%) Mobile App
8 2 (0.73%) HP Storage
8 2 (0.73%) Tandem
8 2 (0.73%) NHS
8 2 (0.73%) DTV
8 2 (0.73%) BYOD
9 1 (0.37%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.37%) Social Gaming
9 1 (0.37%) iPad
9 1 (0.37%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.37%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 50 (18.32%) Windows
2 12 (4.40%) Linux
3 10 (3.66%) Windows XP
3 10 (3.66%) Windows Server 2003
3 10 (3.66%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (3.66%) Windows 7
4 7 (2.56%) UNIX
5 3 (1.10%) Windows 8
6 2 (0.73%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.37%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.37%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (33.70%) OO
2 58 (21.25%) Agile Software Development
3 52 (19.05%) Web Development
4 35 (12.82%) SDLC
5 30 (10.99%) CRM
6 28 (10.26%) MVC
7 20 (7.33%) Project Planning
8 18 (6.59%) Data Analysis
9 15 (5.49%) Business Intelligence
10 14 (5.13%) E-Commerce
10 14 (5.13%) Migration
10 14 (5.13%) Data Migration
10 14 (5.13%) Mentoring
11 12 (4.40%) Continuous Improvement
12 11 (4.03%) Continuous Integration
12 11 (4.03%) Time Management
13 10 (3.66%) Test Planning
14 9 (3.30%) Test Automation
14 9 (3.30%) Software Testing
14 9 (3.30%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 162 (59.34%) C#
2 93 (34.07%) JavaScript
3 83 (30.40%) Java
4 40 (14.65%) T-SQL
5 18 (6.59%) PHP
6 15 (5.49%) PL/SQL
7 10 (3.66%) Delphi
7 10 (3.66%) Bourne shell
8 8 (2.93%) C++
8 8 (2.93%) VB
8 8 (2.93%) Ruby
9 5 (1.83%) VB.NET
10 4 (1.47%) Python
10 4 (1.47%) C
11 3 (1.10%) PowerShell
11 3 (1.10%) VBA
12 2 (0.73%) VBScript
12 2 (0.73%) Perl
12 2 (0.73%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.37%) Pascal
Qualifications
1 23 (8.42%) Degree
2 16 (5.86%) ISTQB
3 13 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (4.03%) ISEB
5 10 (3.66%) MCP
6 4 (1.47%) HND
6 4 (1.47%) MCITP
7 2 (0.73%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.37%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.37%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (6.96%) QA
System Software
1 16 (5.86%) Active Directory
2 14 (5.13%) Hyper-V
3 5 (1.83%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (0.73%) WSUS
Vendors
1 99 (36.26%) Microsoft
2 26 (9.52%) Oracle
3 22 (8.06%) CheckPoint
4 14 (5.13%) HP
5 10 (3.66%) Apple
5 10 (3.66%) Sophos
5 10 (3.66%) SonicWALL
6 9 (3.30%) Lotus
7 5 (1.83%) Zend
7 5 (1.83%) VMware
8 3 (1.10%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (1.10%) Epicor
8 3 (1.10%) SAP
9 2 (0.73%) IBM
9 2 (0.73%) PeopleSoft
9 2 (0.73%) NetApp
9 2 (0.73%) EMC
9 2 (0.73%) Sage
10 1 (0.37%) Capita
10 1 (0.37%) Percona
Ipswich, Suffolk
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £24,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Bacton, Stowmarket, Suffolk (IP14)
Guru Careers
Salary: £20 - 25k
Posted: 4 hours ago
Felixstowe, Suffolk
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 5 hours ago
Suffolk
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Limited
Posted: 3 days ago
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
ECM Selection
Salary: to £45k DOE
Posted: 4 days ago
Bury St. Edmunds
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Ipswich
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago
Ipswich
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
Ipswich
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 27 days ago