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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 5 10 4
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -6
Permanent jobs citing SQL 121 79 180
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 26.36% 15.96% 32.03%
As % of the Programming Languages category 41.02% 23.80% 44.78%
Number of salaries quoted 106 72 171
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,100 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £48,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +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
295 332 402
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 64.27% 67.07% 71.53%
Number of salaries quoted 245 300 382
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £26,000
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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 2014. 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 +4 73 £41,250 +14.58% 5
Bury St Edmunds +11 17 £27,000 -36.47%
Woodbridge - 3 £25,000 -
Newmarket - 2 £43,750 -
Stowmarket +9 1 £37,500 +11.11% 2
SQL
East of England

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 93 (44.50%) C#
2 79 (37.80%) Microsoft
3 74 (35.41%) SQL Server
4 67 (32.06%) JavaScript
5 64 (30.62%) .NET
6 62 (29.67%) Windows
7 54 (25.84%) HTML
8 53 (25.36%) CSS
9 51 (24.40%) MVC
10 41 (19.62%) Linux
11 39 (18.66%) T-SQL
11 39 (18.66%) ASP.NET
11 39 (18.66%) MS Excel
12 38 (18.18%) OO
13 37 (17.70%) Java
14 36 (17.22%) XML
15 35 (16.75%) Web Services
16 32 (15.31%) Replication
17 31 (14.83%) Agile Software Development
17 31 (14.83%) Degree
18 28 (13.40%) jQuery
19 26 (12.44%) UNIX
19 26 (12.44%) DNS
20 25 (11.96%) TCP/IP
20 25 (11.96%) VPN
21 23 (11.00%) SAN
21 23 (11.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
22 22 (10.53%) NoSQL
23 21 (10.05%) CMS
23 21 (10.05%) JSON

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 21 (10.05%) CMS
2 17 (8.13%) SharePoint
3 12 (5.74%) Apache
4 10 (4.78%) IIS
5 9 (4.31%) BizTalk Server
6 8 (3.83%) Drupal
7 7 (3.35%) WordPress
7 7 (3.35%) Joomla!
7 7 (3.35%) MS Exchange
8 6 (2.87%) Exchange Server 2010
9 5 (2.39%) OpenStack
10 2 (0.96%) SharePoint 2013
10 2 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2013
10 2 (0.96%) SAS
10 2 (0.96%) Tomcat
10 2 (0.96%) Node.js
10 2 (0.96%) Apache Spark
11 1 (0.48%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 1 (0.48%) Elasticsearch
11 1 (0.48%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 39 (18.66%) MS Excel
2 14 (6.70%) MS Office
3 4 (1.91%) Photoshop
3 4 (1.91%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (0.96%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 13 (6.22%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (2.39%) Magento
3 4 (1.91%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.96%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 14 (6.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (6.22%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (2.39%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (1.44%) SaaS
5 1 (0.48%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 26 (12.44%) DNS
2 25 (11.96%) TCP/IP
2 25 (11.96%) VPN
3 23 (11.00%) SAN
4 14 (6.70%) Firewall
5 9 (4.31%) Reverse Proxy
6 5 (2.39%) LAN
6 5 (2.39%) DHCP
7 4 (1.91%) WAN
7 4 (1.91%) SSL
8 3 (1.44%) VoIP
9 2 (0.96%) SMTP
9 2 (0.96%) Cisco IOS
9 2 (0.96%) Telnet
10 1 (0.48%) NAS
10 1 (0.48%) VLAN
10 1 (0.48%) SNMP
10 1 (0.48%) ADSL
10 1 (0.48%) ISDN
10 1 (0.48%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (35.41%) SQL Server
2 23 (11.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 22 (10.53%) NoSQL
4 19 (9.09%) MySQL
5 12 (5.74%) Crystal Reports
6 11 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 7 (3.35%) OLTP
7 7 (3.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 7 (3.35%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (2.39%) OLAP
8 5 (2.39%) Big Data
8 5 (2.39%) MongoDB
8 5 (2.39%) Relational Database
9 4 (1.91%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (1.44%) Hadoop
10 3 (1.44%) Oracle Database
11 2 (0.96%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (0.96%) SQL Server 2005
11 2 (0.96%) SQLPlus
11 2 (0.96%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 17 (8.13%) Visual Studio
2 12 (5.74%) Selenium
2 12 (5.74%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (4.31%) Subversion
4 8 (3.83%) NUnit
5 7 (3.35%) SoapUI
6 6 (2.87%) JMeter
6 6 (2.87%) QuickTest Pro
6 6 (2.87%) JIRA
7 4 (1.91%) Ant
7 4 (1.91%) Maven
8 3 (1.44%) Rational Functional Tester
8 3 (1.44%) LabVIEW
8 3 (1.44%) Bugzilla
9 2 (0.96%) ProC
9 2 (0.96%) NuGet
9 2 (0.96%) LoadUI
9 2 (0.96%) WatiN
10 1 (0.48%) Oracle Forms
General
1 20 (9.57%) Finance
2 7 (3.35%) Advertising
3 6 (2.87%) iGaming
4 5 (2.39%) Banking
4 5 (2.39%) Front Office
5 4 (1.91%) Back Office
6 3 (1.44%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.44%) Games
6 3 (1.44%) Financial Institution
6 3 (1.44%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.44%) Marketing
7 1 (0.48%) Legal
Job Titles
1 86 (41.15%) Developer
2 29 (13.88%) Analyst
3 25 (11.96%) Architect
4 24 (11.48%) Senior Developer
5 21 (10.05%) Web Developer
6 19 (9.09%) .NET Developer
7 17 (8.13%) Data Architect
8 16 (7.66%) Software Developer
9 15 (7.18%) Software Engineer
10 14 (6.70%) C# Developer
11 13 (6.22%) Support Engineer
12 12 (5.74%) Senior Software Developer
12 12 (5.74%) C# .NET Developer
13 11 (5.26%) SQL Server Architect
13 11 (5.26%) Support Analyst
14 10 (4.78%) ASP.NET Developer
15 9 (4.31%) IT Support
16 8 (3.83%) C# ASP.NET Developer
16 8 (3.83%) Java Developer
16 8 (3.83%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (30.62%) .NET
2 54 (25.84%) HTML
3 53 (25.36%) CSS
4 39 (18.66%) ASP.NET
5 36 (17.22%) XML
6 35 (16.75%) Web Services
7 28 (13.40%) jQuery
8 21 (10.05%) JSON
9 18 (8.61%) WCF
10 12 (5.74%) ASP.NET MVC
11 10 (4.78%) HTML5
11 10 (4.78%) Android SDK
12 9 (4.31%) SOAP
13 7 (3.35%) WPF
13 7 (3.35%) Symfony
13 7 (3.35%) Spring
13 7 (3.35%) Laravel
13 7 (3.35%) CSS3
14 6 (2.87%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 6 (2.87%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 32 (15.31%) Replication
2 18 (8.61%) Computer Science
3 12 (5.74%) Open Source
3 12 (5.74%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (3.35%) Clustering
5 4 (1.91%) Management Information System
5 4 (1.91%) iPad
6 3 (1.44%) Xbox
6 3 (1.44%) Robotics
7 2 (0.96%) Mathematics
7 2 (0.96%) N-Tier
7 2 (0.96%) NHS
7 2 (0.96%) User Experience
8 1 (0.48%) Online Games
8 1 (0.48%) Data Extraction
8 1 (0.48%) Hedge funds
8 1 (0.48%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.48%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.48%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.48%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 62 (29.67%) Windows
2 41 (19.62%) Linux
3 26 (12.44%) UNIX
4 12 (5.74%) Android
5 11 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (2.87%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (2.39%) Windows 8
7 5 (2.39%) Windows 7
8 4 (1.91%) Windows XP
8 4 (1.91%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (0.96%) Apple iOS
9 2 (0.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (24.40%) MVC
2 38 (18.18%) OO
3 31 (14.83%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (9.09%) Software Engineering
5 18 (8.61%) E-Commerce
5 18 (8.61%) Mentoring
6 17 (8.13%) TDD
7 16 (7.66%) CRM
8 13 (6.22%) ITIL
8 13 (6.22%) Web Development
9 12 (5.74%) Continuous Improvement
9 12 (5.74%) ERP
10 11 (5.26%) OO PHP
11 9 (4.31%) Software Testing
12 8 (3.83%) Load Balancing
12 8 (3.83%) Test Scripting
12 8 (3.83%) Service Management
13 7 (3.35%) Service Delivery
13 7 (3.35%) Configuration Management
13 7 (3.35%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 93 (44.50%) C#
2 67 (32.06%) JavaScript
3 39 (18.66%) T-SQL
4 37 (17.70%) Java
5 20 (9.57%) PowerShell
6 19 (9.09%) PHP
7 14 (6.70%) PL/SQL
7 14 (6.70%) C++
8 11 (5.26%) Shell Script
9 9 (4.31%) VB
10 8 (3.83%) VB.NET
10 8 (3.83%) Bash Shell
11 7 (3.35%) VB6
12 5 (2.39%) VBA
13 4 (1.91%) Lua
14 3 (1.44%) Groovy
14 3 (1.44%) Python
14 3 (1.44%) Ruby
14 3 (1.44%) C
15 2 (0.96%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 31 (14.83%) Degree
2 8 (3.83%) ISEB
2 8 (3.83%) Sun Certification
3 7 (3.35%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (2.39%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (1.91%) MCP
6 3 (1.44%) SC Cleared
6 3 (1.44%) Security Cleared
7 2 (0.96%) ISTQB
7 2 (0.96%) HND
7 2 (0.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.48%) MCITP
8 1 (0.48%) PhD
8 1 (0.48%) HP ASE
8 1 (0.48%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.35%) QA
2 2 (0.96%) PCI DSS
2 2 (0.96%) Data Quality
2 2 (0.96%) SLA
3 1 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 13 (6.22%) Active Directory
2 10 (4.78%) Hyper-V
3 8 (3.83%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (1.44%) vSphere
4 3 (1.44%) vCloud
5 2 (0.96%) Xen
Systems Management
1 14 (6.70%) Puppet
1 14 (6.70%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.96%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 79 (37.80%) Microsoft
2 17 (8.13%) Oracle
3 13 (6.22%) Zend
4 12 (5.74%) VMware
5 10 (4.78%) HP
6 4 (1.91%) Adobe
6 4 (1.91%) Apple
6 4 (1.91%) Sophos
6 4 (1.91%) SonicWALL
7 3 (1.44%) Veeam
7 3 (1.44%) 3PAR
7 3 (1.44%) Brocade
7 3 (1.44%) IBM
8 2 (0.96%) Cisco
8 2 (0.96%) PeopleSoft
8 2 (0.96%) Red Hat
8 2 (0.96%) Telerik
8 2 (0.96%) Percona
8 2 (0.96%) New Relic
8 2 (0.96%) SolarWinds
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Salary: £23 - 28k
Posted: 3 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Pure Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £17,000-£18,000pa + bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Ipswich
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Suffolk
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Suffolk
DP Connect
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Stowmarket
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Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Ipswich
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
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OHO Group
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
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Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
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