The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 8 5 6
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +1
Permanent jobs citing SQL 112 172 158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 19.79% 27.48% 25.86%
As % of the Programming Languages category 34.04% 43.32% 32.85%
Number of salaries quoted 108 160 114
Median salary £32,000 £39,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.94% +2.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,250 £60,250 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,600
% change year-on-year
- +6.38%
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
329 397 481
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 58.13% 63.42% 78.72%
Number of salaries quoted 312 371 368
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £22,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £49,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,250
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +1.91%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

The demand trend of job ads across the Suffolk region citing SQL as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 May 2016.

SQL Salary Histogram in Suffolk

SQL
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Ipswich -6 60 £35,000 -10.25% 5
Bury St Edmunds -11 10 £22,000 -46.66% 4
Stowmarket +4 1 £32,500 -7.14% 2
Leiston - 1 £25,000 -
Lowestoft - 1 - -
SQL
East of England

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, IT jobs citing SQL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Suffolk region with a requirement for SQL.

1 85 (42.71%) C#
2 78 (39.20%) SQL Server
3 65 (32.66%) HTML
4 63 (31.66%) JavaScript
5 57 (28.64%) Agile Software Development
5 57 (28.64%) Web Development
6 53 (26.63%) Microsoft
7 51 (25.63%) Java
8 48 (24.12%) .NET
9 42 (21.11%) CSS
10 39 (19.60%) MS Excel
11 37 (18.59%) Degree
12 36 (18.09%) XML
13 34 (17.09%) Windows
14 33 (16.58%) Linux
15 31 (15.58%) Python
15 31 (15.58%) T-SQL
16 29 (14.57%) C++
17 26 (13.07%) Unix
18 24 (12.06%) ASP.NET
18 24 (12.06%) MVC
18 24 (12.06%) NoSQL
19 23 (11.56%) SDLC
19 23 (11.56%) PL/SQL
19 23 (11.56%) OO
20 20 (10.05%) VB.NET
20 20 (10.05%) Finance
20 20 (10.05%) Automated Testing
21 19 (9.55%) Selenium
21 19 (9.55%) jQuery

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 13 (6.53%) WebLogic
2 10 (5.03%) BizTalk Server
3 8 (4.02%) IIS
4 6 (3.02%) MS Exchange
5 5 (2.51%) SharePoint
6 4 (2.01%) Node.js
7 3 (1.51%) Apache Spark
7 3 (1.51%) Confluence
7 3 (1.51%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (1.01%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.50%) Apache
9 1 (0.50%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 39 (19.60%) MS Excel
2 8 (4.02%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.01%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.02%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.01%) SaaS
3 3 (1.51%) Datadog
3 3 (1.51%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.01%) IaaS
5 1 (0.50%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (0.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (5.03%) Firewall
2 7 (3.52%) VPN
3 6 (3.02%) DNS
4 5 (2.51%) Remote Desktop
5 4 (2.01%) DHCP
5 4 (2.01%) SAN
6 3 (1.51%) HTTP
7 2 (1.01%) Reverse Proxy
7 2 (1.01%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.50%) LAN
8 1 (0.50%) VoIP
8 1 (0.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (39.20%) SQL Server
2 24 (12.06%) NoSQL
3 15 (7.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 12 (6.03%) Big Data
5 11 (5.53%) Relational Database
5 11 (5.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 10 (5.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 6 (3.02%) Crystal Reports
8 5 (2.51%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 5 (2.51%) MongoDB
8 5 (2.51%) MySQL
8 5 (2.51%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (2.01%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (2.01%) OLAP
9 4 (2.01%) OLAP Cube
9 4 (2.01%) Oracle Database
10 3 (1.51%) SQLPlus
11 1 (0.50%) MS Access
11 1 (0.50%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (0.50%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 19 (9.55%) Selenium
2 18 (9.05%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 17 (8.54%) Subversion
4 16 (8.04%) Team Foundation Server
5 11 (5.53%) Visual Studio
6 8 (4.02%) SoapUI
7 7 (3.52%) JIRA
8 4 (2.01%) Calabash
8 4 (2.01%) Cucumber
8 4 (2.01%) JUnit
9 3 (1.51%) Jasmine
9 3 (1.51%) JMeter
9 3 (1.51%) LoadUI
9 3 (1.51%) Log4Net
9 3 (1.51%) NUnit
10 1 (0.50%) ProC
10 1 (0.50%) WebDriver
General
1 20 (10.05%) Finance
2 16 (8.04%) iGaming
2 16 (8.04%) Marketing
3 12 (6.03%) Games
4 9 (4.52%) Telecoms
5 7 (3.52%) Electronics
6 4 (2.01%) Advertising
7 1 (0.50%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.50%) French Language
7 1 (0.50%) Law
7 1 (0.50%) Legal
7 1 (0.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 89 (44.72%) Developer
2 40 (20.10%) C# Developer
3 32 (16.08%) Analyst
3 32 (16.08%) SQL Developer
4 30 (15.08%) .NET Developer
5 23 (11.56%) C# .NET Developer
5 23 (11.56%) Software Developer
6 19 (9.55%) Support Analyst
7 18 (9.05%) Java Developer
8 17 (8.54%) HTML Developer
9 16 (8.04%) Programmer
9 16 (8.04%) Software Analyst
10 15 (7.54%) C# Software Developer
11 14 (7.04%) Tester
11 14 (7.04%) Web Developer
12 12 (6.03%) Consultant
12 12 (6.03%) DV Cleared Technical Consultant
12 12 (6.03%) Software Support Analyst
12 12 (6.03%) Software Tester
12 12 (6.03%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (32.66%) HTML
2 48 (24.12%) .NET
3 42 (21.11%) CSS
4 36 (18.09%) XML
5 24 (12.06%) ASP.NET
6 19 (9.55%) jQuery
7 15 (7.54%) JSON
7 15 (7.54%) Web Services
8 14 (7.04%) J2EE
9 13 (6.53%) .NET Framework
9 13 (6.53%) SOAP
10 12 (6.03%) EJB
10 12 (6.03%) Hibernate
10 12 (6.03%) Spring
11 11 (5.53%) ASP.NET MVC
11 11 (5.53%) WCF
12 10 (5.03%) Entity Framework
12 10 (5.03%) LINQ
12 10 (5.03%) REST
13 9 (4.52%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 17 (8.54%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (6.03%) Cybercrime
2 12 (6.03%) iPhone
2 12 (6.03%) Visualisation
3 9 (4.52%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (3.52%) User Experience
5 6 (3.02%) Mathematics
5 6 (3.02%) Statistics
6 5 (2.51%) Online Games
7 4 (2.01%) Computer Science
8 3 (1.51%) Mobile App
8 3 (1.51%) Mobile Games
8 3 (1.51%) Replication
8 3 (1.51%) Social Network
9 1 (0.50%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 34 (17.09%) Windows
2 33 (16.58%) Linux
3 26 (13.07%) Unix
4 19 (9.55%) Android
5 12 (6.03%) Windows Phone
6 7 (3.52%) Apple iOS
6 7 (3.52%) Windows Server
7 4 (2.01%) Windows 7
7 4 (2.01%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (2.01%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (1.51%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.50%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (28.64%) Agile Software Development
1 57 (28.64%) Web Development
2 24 (12.06%) MVC
3 23 (11.56%) OO
3 23 (11.56%) SDLC
4 20 (10.05%) Automated Testing
5 18 (9.05%) Business Intelligence
6 17 (8.54%) Software Testing
7 16 (8.04%) Continuous Integration
8 15 (7.54%) iOS Development
9 14 (7.04%) Android Development
9 14 (7.04%) ITIL
9 14 (7.04%) TDD
10 13 (6.53%) High Availability
10 13 (6.53%) Network Design
10 13 (6.53%) Problem Management
10 13 (6.53%) Test Scripting
10 13 (6.53%) Validation
11 12 (6.03%) Integration Testing
11 12 (6.03%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 85 (42.71%) C#
2 63 (31.66%) JavaScript
3 51 (25.63%) Java
4 31 (15.58%) Python
4 31 (15.58%) T-SQL
5 29 (14.57%) C++
6 23 (11.56%) PL/SQL
7 20 (10.05%) VB.NET
8 13 (6.53%) PHP
9 12 (6.03%) C
9 12 (6.03%) Objective-C
10 10 (5.03%) Perl
11 5 (2.51%) VB
12 3 (1.51%) TypeScript
13 2 (1.01%) Delphi
14 1 (0.50%) PowerShell
14 1 (0.50%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 37 (18.59%) Degree
2 17 (8.54%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (6.53%) ISEB
4 12 (6.03%) DV Cleared
4 12 (6.03%) SC Cleared
4 12 (6.03%) Security Cleared
5 10 (5.03%) MCP
6 8 (4.02%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 7 (3.52%) ISTQB
8 6 (3.02%) HNC
8 6 (3.02%) HND
9 2 (1.01%) OCP
9 2 (1.01%) Oracle Certification
10 1 (0.50%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.50%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (7.54%) QA
2 13 (6.53%) SLA
3 1 (0.50%) Data Quality
System Software
1 8 (4.02%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.01%) Hyper-V
3 3 (1.51%) vSphere
4 1 (0.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (1.51%) HP Fortify
1 3 (1.51%) Nagios
2 1 (0.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 53 (26.63%) Microsoft
2 11 (5.53%) Oracle
3 5 (2.51%) VMware
4 4 (2.01%) Cisco
4 4 (2.01%) SonicWALL
5 3 (1.51%) Apple
5 3 (1.51%) HP
5 3 (1.51%) New Relic
5 3 (1.51%) Sophos
6 2 (1.01%) Anaplan
7 1 (0.50%) arcserve
7 1 (0.50%) Avaya
7 1 (0.50%) Intel Security
7 1 (0.50%) Lotus
7 1 (0.50%) SAP
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