The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Ipswich with a requirement for SQL Server skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 30 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Suffolk / Ipswich
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 4 12 13
Rank change year-on-year +8 +1  
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 36 61 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Ipswich 21.18% 16.31% 15.91%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 66.67% 55.45% 65.49%
Number of salaries quoted 35 55 70
Median salary £42,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.42% -6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £37,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SQL Server is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Ipswich with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Ipswich
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 54 110 113
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Ipswich 31.76% 29.41% 24.30%
Number of salaries quoted 50 99 106
Median salary £42,500 £36,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

SQL Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Ipswich

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Ipswich citing SQL Server as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server in Ipswich

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Ipswich

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server in Ipswich.

Salary trend for SQL Server in Ipswich

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in Ipswich

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server in Ipswich over the 3 months to 30 April 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL Server in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 30 April 2017, IT jobs citing SQL Server 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 Ipswich region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 49 (55.68%) .NET
2 48 (54.55%) Microsoft
3 47 (53.41%) C#
4 43 (48.86%) SQL
5 42 (47.73%) Agile Software Development
6 37 (42.05%) JavaScript
7 36 (40.91%) HTML
8 35 (39.77%) CSS
9 26 (29.55%) Windows
10 24 (27.27%) ASP.NET
10 24 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
11 23 (26.14%) jQuery
12 21 (23.86%) SQL Server 2008
13 20 (22.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 20 (22.73%) Finance
14 17 (19.32%) MVC
14 17 (19.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 17 (19.32%) SQL Server 2014
14 17 (19.32%) Windows Server
15 16 (18.18%) T-SQL
15 16 (18.18%) OO
15 16 (18.18%) Performance Tuning
16 15 (17.05%) Business Intelligence
17 13 (14.77%) ASP.NET MVC
17 13 (14.77%) SOLID
18 12 (13.64%) Dependency Injection
18 12 (13.64%) Waterfall
18 12 (13.64%) .NET Framework
18 12 (13.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 12 (13.64%) Unit Testing

SQL Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Ipswich 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 7 (7.95%) SharePoint
2 5 (5.68%) Apache Spark
2 5 (5.68%) IIS
2 5 (5.68%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (2.27%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (2.27%) CMS
4 1 (1.14%) Apache
4 1 (1.14%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (3.41%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (10.23%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.27%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 11 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (6.82%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (3.41%) Office 365
4 2 (2.27%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.27%) Remote Desktop
1 2 (2.27%) SAN
1 2 (2.27%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (23.86%) SQL Server 2008
2 20 (22.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 17 (19.32%) SQL Server 2014
3 17 (19.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 12 (13.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 11 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
6 10 (11.36%) Crystal Reports
6 10 (11.36%) SQL Server 2012
7 7 (7.95%) Big Data
7 7 (7.95%) OLAP
8 6 (6.82%) OLTP
8 6 (6.82%) Relational Database
9 4 (4.55%) Apache Hive
9 4 (4.55%) Impala
9 4 (4.55%) RDBMS
10 3 (3.41%) Azure SQL Database
10 3 (3.41%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
10 3 (3.41%) Hadoop
10 3 (3.41%) NoSQL
10 3 (3.41%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 10 (11.36%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (5.68%) JIRA
2 5 (5.68%) Moq
2 5 (5.68%) MSTest
2 5 (5.68%) NUnit
2 5 (5.68%) Rhino Mocks
2 5 (5.68%) Subversion
3 3 (3.41%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.14%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 20 (22.73%) Finance
2 6 (6.82%) Games
3 5 (5.68%) Publishing
4 3 (3.41%) Legal
5 2 (2.27%) Marketing
6 1 (1.14%) Advertising
6 1 (1.14%) Banking
Job Titles
1 52 (59.09%) Developer
2 25 (28.41%) C# Developer
3 22 (25.00%) .NET Developer
4 17 (19.32%) C# .NET Developer
5 13 (14.77%) Applications Support
6 9 (10.23%) Software Developer
7 7 (7.95%) Applications Specialist
7 7 (7.95%) Applications Support Specialist
7 7 (7.95%) ASP.NET Developer
7 7 (7.95%) ETL Developer
7 7 (7.95%) SQL Developer
7 7 (7.95%) Support Specialist
8 6 (6.82%) Analyst
8 6 (6.82%) Graduate
8 6 (6.82%) Graduate Developer
8 6 (6.82%) Senior Developer
9 5 (5.68%) DBA
9 5 (5.68%) Graduate C# Developer
9 5 (5.68%) SharePoint Specialist
9 5 (5.68%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (55.68%) .NET
2 36 (40.91%) HTML
3 35 (39.77%) CSS
4 24 (27.27%) ASP.NET
5 23 (26.14%) jQuery
6 13 (14.77%) ASP.NET MVC
7 12 (13.64%) .NET Framework
8 10 (11.36%) AngularJS
8 10 (11.36%) CSS3
8 10 (11.36%) Entity Framework
8 10 (11.36%) HTML5
9 8 (9.09%) XML
10 7 (7.95%) ASP.NET MVC 3
10 7 (7.95%) Kendo UI
10 7 (7.95%) KnockoutJS
10 7 (7.95%) Middleware
10 7 (7.95%) RequireJS
10 7 (7.95%) Web Services
11 6 (6.82%) Ajax
11 6 (6.82%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 24 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (7.95%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (6.82%) Replication
4 5 (5.68%) Social Network
4 5 (5.68%) Xbox
5 3 (3.41%) Computer Science
5 3 (3.41%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.14%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.14%) Clustering
6 1 (1.14%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.14%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 26 (29.55%) Windows
2 17 (19.32%) Windows Server
3 5 (5.68%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (5.68%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.14%) Android
4 1 (1.14%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (47.73%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (19.32%) MVC
3 16 (18.18%) OO
3 16 (18.18%) Performance Tuning
4 15 (17.05%) Business Intelligence
5 13 (14.77%) SOLID
6 12 (13.64%) Dependency Injection
6 12 (13.64%) TDD
6 12 (13.64%) Unit Testing
6 12 (13.64%) Waterfall
7 11 (12.50%) Analytics
8 10 (11.36%) Continuous Integration
8 10 (11.36%) ETL
8 10 (11.36%) Web Development
9 9 (10.23%) CRM
9 9 (10.23%) E-Commerce
9 9 (10.23%) Scrum
10 8 (9.09%) Creative Problem-Solving
10 8 (9.09%) OOP
10 8 (9.09%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 47 (53.41%) C#
2 43 (48.86%) SQL
3 37 (42.05%) JavaScript
4 16 (18.18%) T-SQL
5 6 (6.82%) PowerShell
6 4 (4.55%) Python
7 2 (2.27%) PL/SQL
7 2 (2.27%) TypeScript
7 2 (2.27%) VB
8 1 (1.14%) C
Qualifications
1 11 (12.50%) Degree
2 5 (5.68%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.27%) CCA
3 2 (2.27%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (2.27%) MCSA
3 2 (2.27%) MCSD
4 1 (1.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.95%) HL7
2 6 (6.82%) QA
3 4 (4.55%) SLA
4 2 (2.27%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (2.27%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.14%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (1.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (4.55%) Oozie
2 1 (1.14%) Data Guard
2 1 (1.14%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
2 1 (1.14%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (1.14%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (1.14%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (1.14%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 48 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 7 (7.95%) Oracle
3 5 (5.68%) Facebook
3 5 (5.68%) Riverbed
3 5 (5.68%) Twitter
4 3 (3.41%) Tableau
5 2 (2.27%) Cloudera
6 1 (1.14%) Dell
6 1 (1.14%) Dell Compellent
6 1 (1.14%) VMware
Ipswich, Suffolk
Cloudscope
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Ipswich
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago