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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 8 5 10
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +5
Permanent jobs citing SQL 132 115 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 20.53% 24.63% 19.10%
As % of the Programming Languages category 35.01% 33.43% 29.88%
Number of salaries quoted 122 91 124
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,750 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +6.94%
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
377 344 425
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 58.63% 73.66% 63.91%
Number of salaries quoted 363 283 408
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 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £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 7 July 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 7 July 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 -7 76 £37,500 -6.25% 4
Bury St Edmunds +5 26 £32,500 -23.52% 4
Haverhill - 4 £29,000 -
Woodbridge +5 3 £18,000 -34.54%
Stowmarket +2 2 £25,000 -23.07%
Halesworth - 1 £27,000 -
Newmarket - 1 £20,000 -
SQL
East of England

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 7 July 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.

1 176 (58.47%) C#
2 113 (37.54%) Microsoft
3 105 (34.88%) JavaScript
4 103 (34.22%) SQL Server
5 100 (33.22%) HTML
6 91 (30.23%) CSS
6 91 (30.23%) OO
7 84 (27.91%) .NET
8 83 (27.57%) Java
9 74 (24.58%) Games
10 73 (24.25%) Online Games
11 67 (22.26%) MS Excel
12 61 (20.27%) Subversion
13 59 (19.60%) Web Development
14 56 (18.60%) Agile Software Development
14 56 (18.60%) Windows
15 49 (16.28%) T-SQL
16 41 (13.62%) MVC
17 40 (13.29%) ASP.NET
17 40 (13.29%) SharePoint
18 37 (12.29%) SDLC
19 34 (11.30%) Analytical Skills
19 34 (11.30%) Oracle
20 33 (10.96%) CRM
20 33 (10.96%) jQuery
21 29 (9.63%) MS Exchange
22 28 (9.30%) Dynamics CRM
22 28 (9.30%) MS Office
23 27 (8.97%) Visual Studio
23 27 (8.97%) CMS

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 40 (13.29%) SharePoint
2 29 (9.63%) MS Exchange
3 27 (8.97%) CMS
4 19 (6.31%) IIS
5 18 (5.98%) Kentico
6 15 (4.98%) Exchange Server 2010
6 15 (4.98%) BizTalk Server
7 11 (3.65%) SharePoint 2013
8 10 (3.32%) IBM Notes
9 9 (2.99%) Apache
10 7 (2.33%) Joomla!
10 7 (2.33%) Drupal
10 7 (2.33%) WordPress
11 4 (1.33%) SharePoint 2010
11 4 (1.33%) Lync
12 1 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2013
12 1 (0.33%) Elasticsearch
12 1 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 67 (22.26%) MS Excel
2 28 (9.30%) MS Office
3 5 (1.66%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.66%) S-PLUS
5 1 (0.33%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 28 (9.30%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.66%) Line 50
2 2 (0.66%) PeopleSoft HRMS
2 2 (0.66%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.33%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 18 (5.98%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (2.33%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (1.99%) Office 365
4 1 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (5.65%) VPN
1 17 (5.65%) DNS
2 15 (4.98%) DHCP
3 6 (1.99%) LAN
3 6 (1.99%) VoIP
4 5 (1.66%) TCP/IP
5 4 (1.33%) Firewall
5 4 (1.33%) WAN
6 3 (1.00%) SSL
7 2 (0.66%) SAN
7 2 (0.66%) MPLS
8 1 (0.33%) FTP
8 1 (0.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 103 (34.22%) SQL Server
2 18 (5.98%) MySQL
2 18 (5.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 16 (5.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 13 (4.32%) Relational Database
5 12 (3.99%) Data Mining
6 11 (3.65%) NoSQL
7 8 (2.66%) SQL Server 2008
8 7 (2.33%) Crystal Reports
8 7 (2.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (1.33%) RDBMS
9 4 (1.33%) MongoDB
10 3 (1.00%) Big Data
10 3 (1.00%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (1.00%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.33%) OLTP
11 1 (0.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 61 (20.27%) Subversion
2 27 (8.97%) Visual Studio
3 20 (6.64%) Selenium
4 14 (4.65%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (1.66%) Git (software)
5 5 (1.66%) Oracle Forms
6 3 (1.00%) ProC
6 3 (1.00%) VisiBroker
7 2 (0.66%) Rational Functional Tester
7 2 (0.66%) Maven
7 2 (0.66%) JMeter
7 2 (0.66%) HP UFT
7 2 (0.66%) Ant
8 1 (0.33%) WatiN
8 1 (0.33%) SoapUI
8 1 (0.33%) YouTrack
8 1 (0.33%) JIRA
General
1 74 (24.58%) Games
2 27 (8.97%) Finance
3 9 (2.99%) Telecoms
4 5 (1.66%) Manufacturing
4 5 (1.66%) Marketing
5 4 (1.33%) Financial Institution
6 2 (0.66%) Electronics
7 1 (0.33%) Back Office
7 1 (0.33%) Retail
7 1 (0.33%) Billing
Job Titles
1 176 (58.47%) Developer
2 66 (21.93%) Analyst
3 62 (20.60%) Web Developer
4 42 (13.95%) Software Developer
5 29 (9.63%) .NET Developer
6 27 (8.97%) Test Analyst
7 25 (8.31%) Support Analyst
8 22 (7.31%) Junior
9 21 (6.98%) Architect
10 20 (6.64%) Junior Developer
11 18 (5.98%) Senior Developer
11 18 (5.98%) .NET Web Developer
12 13 (4.32%) QA Analyst
13 12 (3.99%) Junior .NET Developer
13 12 (3.99%) Applications Support
13 12 (3.99%) SQL Developer
13 12 (3.99%) Applications Support Analyst
14 11 (3.65%) QA Test Analyst
14 11 (3.65%) Desktop Support
14 11 (3.65%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 100 (33.22%) HTML
2 91 (30.23%) CSS
3 84 (27.91%) .NET
4 40 (13.29%) ASP.NET
5 33 (10.96%) jQuery
6 19 (6.31%) XML
7 18 (5.98%) Sass
8 12 (3.99%) Web Services
9 11 (3.65%) JSP
9 11 (3.65%) HTML5
10 7 (2.33%) Symfony
10 7 (2.33%) SOAP
10 7 (2.33%) Laravel
11 6 (1.99%) ASP.NET MVC
12 5 (1.66%) WCF
12 5 (1.66%) LAMP
13 4 (1.33%) J2EE
13 4 (1.33%) Silverlight
13 4 (1.33%) Reactive Extensions
13 4 (1.33%) Managed Extensibility Framework
Miscellaneous
1 73 (24.25%) Online Games
2 34 (11.30%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (5.32%) Computer Science
4 13 (4.32%) Replication
5 11 (3.65%) Clustering
6 4 (1.33%) Client/Server
6 4 (1.33%) BYOD
6 4 (1.33%) iPad
6 4 (1.33%) HP Storage
7 3 (1.00%) Mobile App
7 3 (1.00%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.66%) Tandem
8 2 (0.66%) NHS
8 2 (0.66%) DTV
9 1 (0.33%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.33%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.33%) Social Gaming
9 1 (0.33%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 56 (18.60%) Windows
2 17 (5.65%) Linux
3 14 (4.65%) Windows XP
3 14 (4.65%) Windows Server 2003
3 14 (4.65%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (4.65%) Windows 7
4 8 (2.66%) UNIX
5 5 (1.66%) Windows 8
6 2 (0.66%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.33%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (30.23%) OO
2 59 (19.60%) Web Development
3 56 (18.60%) Agile Software Development
4 41 (13.62%) MVC
5 37 (12.29%) SDLC
6 33 (10.96%) CRM
7 19 (6.31%) Project Planning
8 18 (5.98%) Data Analysis
9 16 (5.32%) E-Commerce
9 16 (5.32%) Mentoring
10 15 (4.98%) Migration
11 14 (4.65%) Data Migration
11 14 (4.65%) Continuous Improvement
12 13 (4.32%) Time Management
12 13 (4.32%) Business Intelligence
13 11 (3.65%) SEO
13 11 (3.65%) Software Testing
13 11 (3.65%) Load Balancing
14 10 (3.32%) Continuous Integration
14 10 (3.32%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 176 (58.47%) C#
2 105 (34.88%) JavaScript
3 83 (27.57%) Java
4 49 (16.28%) T-SQL
5 22 (7.31%) PHP
6 21 (6.98%) PL/SQL
7 15 (4.98%) Bourne shell
8 14 (4.65%) Delphi
9 11 (3.65%) Ruby
10 10 (3.32%) VB
11 8 (2.66%) C++
12 7 (2.33%) PowerShell
13 6 (1.99%) Python
13 6 (1.99%) VB.NET
14 4 (1.33%) C
14 4 (1.33%) Bash Shell
15 2 (0.66%) Perl
15 2 (0.66%) VBA
16 1 (0.33%) VBScript
16 1 (0.33%) Pascal
Qualifications
1 24 (7.97%) Degree
2 15 (4.98%) ISTQB
3 14 (4.65%) MCP
4 12 (3.99%) Microsoft Certification
5 10 (3.32%) ISEB
6 4 (1.33%) MCITP
6 4 (1.33%) HND
7 2 (0.66%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.33%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (6.98%) QA
System Software
1 23 (7.64%) Active Directory
2 20 (6.64%) Hyper-V
3 7 (2.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (1.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 113 (37.54%) Microsoft
2 34 (11.30%) Oracle
3 21 (6.98%) CheckPoint
4 20 (6.64%) HP
5 14 (4.65%) Apple
5 14 (4.65%) Sophos
5 14 (4.65%) SonicWALL
6 10 (3.32%) Lotus
7 7 (2.33%) VMware
7 7 (2.33%) Zend
8 4 (1.33%) NetApp
8 4 (1.33%) EMC
9 3 (1.00%) Epicor
9 3 (1.00%) Sage
9 3 (1.00%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (0.66%) PeopleSoft
10 2 (0.66%) SAP
10 2 (0.66%) IBM
11 1 (0.33%) Business Objects
11 1 (0.33%) Hyperion
Ipswich
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Suffolk
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Suffolk
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £38k - 42k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Bury St. Edmunds
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bury St. Edmunds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £27000 per annum + £DOE
Posted: 21 days ago
Ipswich
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Ipswich
Interquest - IQ Public Sector
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago