Period
to 22 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Ipswich with a requirement for SQL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SQL over the 6 months to 22 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
Suffolk > Ipswich
6 months to
22 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 8 4 12
Rank change year-on-year -4 +8 -5
Permanent jobs citing SQL 71 95 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Ipswich 19.09% 27.14% 14.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 30.60% 55.23% 22.89%
Number of salaries quoted 49 87 107
Ipswich median annual salary £60,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +50.00% +14.29% -6.67%
10th Percentile £29,000 £24,000 £23,800
90th Percentile £80,000 £59,350 £65,000
Suffolk median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% +23.08% -14.47%

SQL is in the Programming Languages 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 coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Ipswich
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 232 172 498
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Ipswich 62.37% 49.14% 62.41%
Number of salaries quoted 173 156 461
Ipswich median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £26,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £73,750 £60,000 £57,500
Suffolk median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% -

SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Ipswich

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL in Ipswich

SQL
Salary Trend in Ipswich

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

Salary trend for SQL in Ipswich

SQL
Salary Histogram in Ipswich

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL in Ipswich over the 6 months to 22 May 2018.

Salary histogram for SQL in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 22 May 2018, IT jobs citing SQL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Ipswich region with a requirement for SQL.

1 40 (56.34%) Microsoft
2 23 (32.39%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (32.39%) SQL Server
3 22 (30.99%) T-SQL
4 19 (26.76%) C#
5 18 (25.35%) .NET
5 18 (25.35%) XML
6 17 (23.94%) Java
7 16 (22.54%) Team Foundation Server
8 15 (21.13%) Amazon AWS
8 15 (21.13%) OO
8 15 (21.13%) ASP.NET Web API
9 14 (19.72%) Web Services
9 14 (19.72%) Business Intelligence
9 14 (19.72%) NoSQL
10 13 (18.31%) Microsoft Azure
10 13 (18.31%) WCF
10 13 (18.31%) DNS
10 13 (18.31%) Problem-Solving
11 12 (16.90%) Linux
11 12 (16.90%) Unix
11 12 (16.90%) Test Scripting
12 11 (15.49%) Selenium
12 11 (15.49%) Windows
12 11 (15.49%) HTML
12 11 (15.49%) PL/SQL
13 10 (14.08%) JavaScript
13 10 (14.08%) SOAP
13 10 (14.08%) SAN
13 10 (14.08%) TOGAF

SQL
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 5 (7.04%) IIS
2 3 (4.23%) CMS
2 3 (4.23%) Kentico
2 3 (4.23%) SAS
2 3 (4.23%) Sitecore CMS
2 3 (4.23%) Tomcat
2 3 (4.23%) Umbraco
3 1 (1.41%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (5.63%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (4.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.82%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 15 (21.13%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (18.31%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (12.68%) AWS CloudFormation
4 8 (11.27%) IaaS
5 2 (2.82%) Amazon EMR
5 2 (2.82%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (1.41%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (1.41%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 13 (18.31%) DNS
2 10 (14.08%) SAN
3 9 (12.68%) Firewall
3 9 (12.68%) Reverse Proxy
3 9 (12.68%) TCP/IP
3 9 (12.68%) VPN
4 3 (4.23%) Intranet
5 1 (1.41%) Broadband
5 1 (1.41%) DHCP
5 1 (1.41%) HTTP
5 1 (1.41%) Kerberos
5 1 (1.41%) PBX
5 1 (1.41%) SMS
5 1 (1.41%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (32.39%) SQL Server
2 14 (19.72%) NoSQL
3 9 (12.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (9.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 6 (8.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (5.63%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (5.63%) WebFOCUS
7 3 (4.23%) BusinessObjects
7 3 (4.23%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 3 (4.23%) MongoDB
7 3 (4.23%) Oracle Reports
7 3 (4.23%) Relational Database
8 2 (2.82%) Amazon Redshift
8 2 (2.82%) Big Data
8 2 (2.82%) Couchbase
8 2 (2.82%) Geospatial Data
8 2 (2.82%) Hadoop
8 2 (2.82%) QlikView
9 1 (1.41%) Redis
9 1 (1.41%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 16 (22.54%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (15.49%) Selenium
3 10 (14.08%) JIRA
4 7 (9.86%) JMeter
4 7 (9.86%) LoadUI
4 7 (9.86%) SoapUI
5 3 (4.23%) gulp
6 1 (1.41%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.41%) Fiddler
6 1 (1.41%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.41%) IntelliJ
6 1 (1.41%) NetBeans
6 1 (1.41%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 10 (14.08%) Finance
2 9 (12.68%) Telecoms
3 8 (11.27%) Retail
4 3 (4.23%) Marketing
5 2 (2.82%) Billing
6 1 (1.41%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 31 (43.66%) Developer
2 12 (16.90%) Architect
3 11 (15.49%) SQL Developer
4 8 (11.27%) .NET Developer
4 8 (11.27%) AWS Architect
5 7 (9.86%) Analyst
6 6 (8.45%) Backend Developer
6 6 (8.45%) Test Manager
7 5 (7.04%) C# .NET Developer
7 5 (7.04%) C# Developer
8 4 (5.63%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 4 (5.63%) ETL Developer
8 4 (5.63%) Software Developer
8 4 (5.63%) Software Engineer
9 3 (4.23%) .NET Software Developer
9 3 (4.23%) .NET Web Developer
9 3 (4.23%) Automation Tester
9 3 (4.23%) C# Software Developer
9 3 (4.23%) Junior Developer
9 3 (4.23%) WCF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (25.35%) .NET
1 18 (25.35%) XML
2 15 (21.13%) ASP.NET Web API
3 14 (19.72%) Web Services
4 13 (18.31%) WCF
5 11 (15.49%) HTML
6 10 (14.08%) SOAP
7 9 (12.68%) CSS
7 9 (12.68%) JSON
8 7 (9.86%) EDI
9 6 (8.45%) HTML5
10 5 (7.04%) AngularJS
10 5 (7.04%) KnockoutJS
10 5 (7.04%) RESTful
10 5 (7.04%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 4 (5.63%) CSS3
12 3 (4.23%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 3 (4.23%) jQuery
12 3 (4.23%) React
12 3 (4.23%) Zurb Foundation
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.08%) Replication
1 10 (14.08%) User Experience
2 9 (12.68%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.23%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.23%) Public Cloud
4 2 (2.82%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.82%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (2.82%) Life Science
4 2 (2.82%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.41%) PKI
5 1 (1.41%) PlayStation
Operating Systems
1 12 (16.90%) Linux
1 12 (16.90%) Unix
2 11 (15.49%) Windows
3 1 (1.41%) CentOS
3 1 (1.41%) Ubuntu
3 1 (1.41%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.41%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (32.39%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (21.13%) OO
3 14 (19.72%) Business Intelligence
4 13 (18.31%) Problem-Solving
5 12 (16.90%) Test Scripting
6 10 (14.08%) SDLC
6 10 (14.08%) Test Automation
6 10 (14.08%) TOGAF
7 9 (12.68%) Configuration Management
7 9 (12.68%) ERP
7 9 (12.68%) High Availability
7 9 (12.68%) Infrastructure Monitoring
7 9 (12.68%) Scrum
8 8 (11.27%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (11.27%) ITIL
8 8 (11.27%) OOD
8 8 (11.27%) Service Management
8 8 (11.27%) Test Strategy
8 8 (11.27%) Visualisation
9 7 (9.86%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 22 (30.99%) T-SQL
2 19 (26.76%) C#
3 17 (23.94%) Java
4 11 (15.49%) PL/SQL
5 10 (14.08%) JavaScript
5 10 (14.08%) PowerShell
5 10 (14.08%) Shell Script
6 7 (9.86%) Python
7 3 (4.23%) C++
7 3 (4.23%) Perl
7 3 (4.23%) VBA
8 2 (2.82%) Delphi
8 2 (2.82%) PHP
8 2 (2.82%) R
8 2 (2.82%) Ruby
9 1 (1.41%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.41%) Elixir
9 1 (1.41%) Erlang
9 1 (1.41%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (12.68%) Sun Certification
2 8 (11.27%) ITIL Certification
3 7 (9.86%) Degree
4 2 (2.82%) ISEB
4 2 (2.82%) TOGAF Certification
5 1 (1.41%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (1.41%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.27%) QA
2 3 (4.23%) Data Quality
3 2 (2.82%) GDPR
3 2 (2.82%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (1.41%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.41%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 9 (12.68%) Opscode Chef
1 9 (12.68%) Puppet
2 5 (7.04%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (1.41%) Grafana
3 1 (1.41%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.41%) Nagios
3 1 (1.41%) WSUS
Vendors
1 40 (56.34%) Microsoft
2 6 (8.45%) Oracle
3 3 (4.23%) Cognos
3 3 (4.23%) Rackspace
3 3 (4.23%) Sitecore
3 3 (4.23%) Tableau
3 3 (4.23%) Twitter
4 2 (2.82%) TOWER Software
5 1 (1.41%) ForgeRock
5 1 (1.41%) Google
5 1 (1.41%) HP
5 1 (1.41%) IBM
5 1 (1.41%) Informatica
5 1 (1.41%) Netezza
5 1 (1.41%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.41%) Splunk