Period
to 16 January 2018

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 6 months to 16 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Suffolk > Ipswich
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 6 10 32
Rank change year-on-year +4 +22 -24
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 85 81 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Ipswich 24.22% 17.69% 7.76%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 72.65% 55.86% 22.73%
Number of salaries quoted 82 72 51
Ipswich median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -25.00% +25.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,000 £26,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £58,750 £58,750
Suffolk median annual salary £43,500 £40,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +8.75% -15.79% +26.67%

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

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Ipswich
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 117 145 242
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Ipswich 33.33% 31.66% 34.13%
Number of salaries quoted 107 127 210
Ipswich median annual salary £43,500 £38,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.47% -15.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £24,800 £27,500 £19,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
Suffolk median annual salary £43,500 £37,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +16.00% -16.67% +20.00%

SQL Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Ipswich

Job postings citing SQL Server as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Ipswich.

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 6 months to 16 January 2018.

Salary histogram for SQL Server in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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 55 (64.71%) C#
2 46 (54.12%) .NET
3 44 (51.76%) Agile Software Development
4 43 (50.59%) SQL
5 41 (48.24%) JavaScript
6 37 (43.53%) HTML
7 32 (37.65%) CSS
7 32 (37.65%) WCF
8 31 (36.47%) ASP.NET
8 31 (36.47%) Microsoft
8 31 (36.47%) HTML5
8 31 (36.47%) ASP.NET Web API
9 29 (34.12%) Business Intelligence
10 25 (29.41%) MVC
11 24 (28.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 24 (28.24%) CSS3
11 24 (28.24%) AngularJS
12 23 (27.06%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 23 (27.06%) jQuery
12 23 (27.06%) Web Services
13 22 (25.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 21 (24.71%) Degree
14 21 (24.71%) SOLID
15 19 (22.35%) Microsoft Azure
15 19 (22.35%) Unit Testing
15 19 (22.35%) OO
16 18 (21.18%) Scrum
16 18 (21.18%) Node.js
17 17 (20.00%) JSON
18 16 (18.82%) Data Warehouse

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 8 (9.41%) IIS
2 5 (5.88%) CMS
2 5 (5.88%) Kentico
3 3 (3.53%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (3.53%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 3 (3.53%) Sitecore CMS
3 3 (3.53%) Umbraco
4 2 (2.35%) Apache
4 2 (2.35%) Apache Spark
4 2 (2.35%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 9 (10.59%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 19 (22.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (14.12%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (9.41%) Amazon S3
4 5 (5.88%) Serverless
5 3 (3.53%) Amazon EMR
5 3 (3.53%) SaaS
6 2 (2.35%) IaaS
6 2 (2.35%) PaaS
7 1 (1.18%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (1.18%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (1.18%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (1.18%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.71%) DNS
2 3 (3.53%) Intranet
3 1 (1.18%) DHCP
3 1 (1.18%) FTP
3 1 (1.18%) PBX
3 1 (1.18%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (1.18%) SAN
3 1 (1.18%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (28.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 22 (25.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 16 (18.82%) Data Warehouse
4 11 (12.94%) NoSQL
4 11 (12.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 10 (11.76%) SQL Server 2016
6 9 (10.59%) Amazon Redshift
6 9 (10.59%) Looker
6 9 (10.59%) SQL Server 2014
7 7 (8.24%) Big Data
8 5 (5.88%) Amazon Aurora
8 5 (5.88%) Amazon QuickSight
8 5 (5.88%) Data Lake
8 5 (5.88%) MongoDB
8 5 (5.88%) MySQL
8 5 (5.88%) Qlik Sense
9 4 (4.71%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (3.53%) Power BI
11 2 (2.35%) Couchbase
11 2 (2.35%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 15 (17.65%) Subversion
1 15 (17.65%) Visual Studio
2 13 (15.29%) JIRA
3 12 (14.12%) Git (software)
4 5 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (3.53%) gulp
6 2 (2.35%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 15 (17.65%) Finance
2 12 (14.12%) Retail
3 10 (11.76%) Advertising
4 4 (4.71%) Marketing
5 1 (1.18%) Legal
Job Titles
1 72 (84.71%) Developer
2 31 (36.47%) .NET Developer
3 27 (31.76%) Software Developer
4 18 (21.18%) C# Developer
4 18 (21.18%) C# Software Developer
5 16 (18.82%) Software Engineer
6 14 (16.47%) .NET Software Developer
6 14 (16.47%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 13 (15.29%) .NET Software Engineer
7 13 (15.29%) ASP.NET Developer
7 13 (15.29%) C# .NET Developer
7 13 (15.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 13 (15.29%) C# Software Engineer
7 13 (15.29%) SQL Developer
8 12 (14.12%) Web Developer
9 11 (12.94%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 9 (10.59%) Dynamics AX Developer
11 7 (8.24%) .NET Web Developer
12 6 (7.06%) HTML CSS Developer
12 6 (7.06%) HTML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (54.12%) .NET
2 37 (43.53%) HTML
3 32 (37.65%) CSS
3 32 (37.65%) WCF
4 31 (36.47%) ASP.NET
4 31 (36.47%) ASP.NET Web API
4 31 (36.47%) HTML5
5 24 (28.24%) AngularJS
5 24 (28.24%) CSS3
6 23 (27.06%) jQuery
6 23 (27.06%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 23 (27.06%) Web Services
7 18 (21.18%) Node.js
8 17 (20.00%) JSON
9 16 (18.82%) REST
9 16 (18.82%) Sass
10 14 (16.47%) ASP.NET MVC
10 14 (16.47%) RESTful
11 13 (15.29%) Ajax
11 13 (15.29%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.06%) Computer Science
2 5 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.88%) User Experience
3 3 (3.53%) Mobile App
3 3 (3.53%) PDA
4 2 (2.35%) Algorithms
4 2 (2.35%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.18%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.18%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.18%) Equities
5 1 (1.18%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.53%) Windows
2 2 (2.35%) Windows 7
2 2 (2.35%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.18%) Android
3 1 (1.18%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.18%) Windows 10
3 1 (1.18%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.18%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (51.76%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (34.12%) Business Intelligence
3 25 (29.41%) MVC
4 21 (24.71%) SOLID
5 19 (22.35%) OO
5 19 (22.35%) Unit Testing
6 18 (21.18%) Scrum
7 16 (18.82%) Collaborative Working
7 16 (18.82%) ETL
8 15 (17.65%) Software Engineering
8 15 (17.65%) Waterfall
8 15 (17.65%) Web Development
9 14 (16.47%) TDD
10 13 (15.29%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
11 12 (14.12%) Performance Tuning
12 11 (12.94%) Analytics
13 9 (10.59%) BDD
13 9 (10.59%) Visualisation
13 9 (10.59%) Web Application Development
14 8 (9.41%) B2B Sales
Programming Languages
1 55 (64.71%) C#
2 43 (50.59%) SQL
3 41 (48.24%) JavaScript
4 11 (12.94%) T-SQL
5 9 (10.59%) Ruby
5 9 (10.59%) X++
6 4 (4.71%) PowerShell
6 4 (4.71%) VBScript
7 3 (3.53%) VB.NET
8 2 (2.35%) Python
8 2 (2.35%) VB
9 1 (1.18%) Java
Qualifications
1 21 (24.71%) Degree
2 7 (8.24%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (4.71%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (2.35%) MCP
4 2 (2.35%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (3.53%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.18%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (1.18%) Oozie
1 1 (1.18%) Terraform
1 1 (1.18%) WSUS
Vendors
1 31 (36.47%) Microsoft
2 14 (16.47%) Oracle
3 4 (4.71%) Tableau
4 3 (3.53%) Google
4 3 (3.53%) Rackspace
4 3 (3.53%) SAP
4 3 (3.53%) Sitecore
4 3 (3.53%) Twitter
5 1 (1.18%) Cloudera