Period
to 17 August 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 17 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
Suffolk > Ipswich
6 months to
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 6 4 14
Rank change year-on-year -2 +10 -3
Permanent jobs citing SQL 80 99 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Ipswich 20.78% 26.12% 13.77%
As % of the Programming Languages category 30.65% 60.37% 24.66%
Number of salaries quoted 71 95 93
Ipswich median annual salary £52,500 £41,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.05% +17.14% -10.26%
10th Percentile £26,750 £27,500 £22,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £58,750 £53,500
Suffolk median annual salary £52,500 £38,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year +38.16% +16.92% -16.67%

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 261 164 373
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Ipswich 67.79% 43.27% 55.84%
Number of salaries quoted 211 156 355
Ipswich median annual salary £46,500 £41,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.05% +10.67% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £24,850
90th Percentile £70,000 £58,750 £56,500
Suffolk median annual salary £47,500 £38,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year +25.00% +5.56% -4.00%

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 17 August 2018.

Salary histogram for SQL in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 17 August 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 31 (38.75%) Microsoft
2 25 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (26.25%) SQL Server
4 20 (25.00%) C#
5 18 (22.50%) .NET
6 16 (20.00%) T-SQL
6 16 (20.00%) Java
6 16 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
7 15 (18.75%) Windows
7 15 (18.75%) OO
8 12 (15.00%) XML
8 12 (15.00%) HTML
8 12 (15.00%) ETL
8 12 (15.00%) Finance
8 12 (15.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 11 (13.75%) Degree
9 11 (13.75%) Test Automation
9 11 (13.75%) SoapUI
9 11 (13.75%) CSS
10 10 (12.50%) SOAP
10 10 (12.50%) JavaScript
10 10 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
10 10 (12.50%) Test Strategy
11 9 (11.25%) ASP.NET Web API
11 9 (11.25%) Problem-Solving
11 9 (11.25%) QA
11 9 (11.25%) Selenium
11 9 (11.25%) Web Services
11 9 (11.25%) Linux
12 8 (10.00%) Scrum

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 3 (3.75%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.25%) Apache
2 1 (1.25%) CMS
2 1 (1.25%) IIS
2 1 (1.25%) SAS
2 1 (1.25%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.25%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 3 (3.75%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (1.25%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (3.75%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.25%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 8 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (7.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (6.25%) AWS CloudFormation
4 4 (5.00%) IaaS
5 3 (3.75%) Dynamics 365
5 3 (3.75%) Office 365
6 1 (1.25%) Amazon EMR
6 1 (1.25%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (1.25%) npm
6 1 (1.25%) SaaS
6 1 (1.25%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.25%) DNS
1 5 (6.25%) Firewall
1 5 (6.25%) Reverse Proxy
1 5 (6.25%) SAN
1 5 (6.25%) TCP/IP
1 5 (6.25%) VPN
2 1 (1.25%) Broadband
2 1 (1.25%) FTP
2 1 (1.25%) HTTP
2 1 (1.25%) Kerberos
2 1 (1.25%) LAN
2 1 (1.25%) SMS
2 1 (1.25%) WAN
2 1 (1.25%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (26.25%) SQL Server
2 12 (15.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (10.00%) NoSQL
4 7 (8.75%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (7.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (6.25%) Relational Database
6 5 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (5.00%) Data Lake
7 4 (5.00%) Oracle Reports
7 4 (5.00%) WebFOCUS
8 3 (3.75%) BusinessObjects
8 3 (3.75%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (1.25%) Hadoop
9 1 (1.25%) MongoDB
9 1 (1.25%) MS Access
9 1 (1.25%) MySQL
9 1 (1.25%) QlikView
9 1 (1.25%) Spotfire
9 1 (1.25%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (1.25%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 11 (13.75%) SoapUI
2 10 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (11.25%) Selenium
4 8 (10.00%) JIRA
5 6 (7.50%) JMeter
5 6 (7.50%) LoadUI
6 2 (2.50%) Visual Studio
7 1 (1.25%) Eclipse
7 1 (1.25%) Fiddler
7 1 (1.25%) Git (software)
7 1 (1.25%) IntelliJ
7 1 (1.25%) Jenkins
7 1 (1.25%) NetBeans
7 1 (1.25%) Subversion
General
1 12 (15.00%) Finance
2 4 (5.00%) Marketing
3 3 (3.75%) Retail
3 3 (3.75%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.50%) Billing
5 1 (1.25%) Advertising
5 1 (1.25%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 37 (46.25%) Developer
2 9 (11.25%) SQL Developer
3 7 (8.75%) .NET Developer
3 7 (8.75%) Architect
4 6 (7.50%) C# Developer
4 6 (7.50%) QA Manager
4 6 (7.50%) Test Manager
5 5 (6.25%) Analyst
6 4 (5.00%) Administrator
6 4 (5.00%) AWS Architect
6 4 (5.00%) Backend Developer
6 4 (5.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 4 (5.00%) C# .NET Developer
6 4 (5.00%) Delphi Developer
6 4 (5.00%) ETL Developer
6 4 (5.00%) Software Engineer
7 3 (3.75%) Dynamics AX Consultant
7 3 (3.75%) ERP Consultant
7 3 (3.75%) Junior Developer
7 3 (3.75%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (22.50%) .NET
2 12 (15.00%) HTML
2 12 (15.00%) XML
3 11 (13.75%) CSS
4 10 (12.50%) SOAP
5 9 (11.25%) ASP.NET Web API
5 9 (11.25%) Web Services
6 7 (8.75%) WCF
7 6 (7.50%) JSON
8 4 (5.00%) AngularJS
8 4 (5.00%) EDI
8 4 (5.00%) jQuery
8 4 (5.00%) REST
9 3 (3.75%) HTML5
10 2 (2.50%) ASP.NET
10 2 (2.50%) Hibernate
10 2 (2.50%) LINQ
10 2 (2.50%) Node.js
10 2 (2.50%) Servlets
10 2 (2.50%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (7.50%) Replication
2 5 (6.25%) User Experience
3 4 (5.00%) Reinsurance
4 3 (3.75%) Public Cloud
5 2 (2.50%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.50%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (2.50%) Life Science
5 2 (2.50%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.25%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.25%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.25%) PKI
6 1 (1.25%) PlayStation
Operating Systems
1 15 (18.75%) Windows
2 9 (11.25%) Linux
3 8 (10.00%) Unix
4 4 (5.00%) Windows Server
5 2 (2.50%) Android
5 2 (2.50%) Apple iOS
5 2 (2.50%) Windows 10
5 2 (2.50%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.25%) CentOS
6 1 (1.25%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 15 (18.75%) OO
4 12 (15.00%) ETL
5 11 (13.75%) Test Automation
6 10 (12.50%) Test Strategy
7 9 (11.25%) Problem-Solving
8 8 (10.00%) Scrum
8 8 (10.00%) SDLC
9 7 (8.75%) Data Migration
9 7 (8.75%) DevOps
9 7 (8.75%) Migration
9 7 (8.75%) Test Management
9 7 (8.75%) Test Scripting
10 6 (7.50%) Microservices
10 6 (7.50%) Non-Functional Testing
10 6 (7.50%) Software Engineering
10 6 (7.50%) Technical Analysis
10 6 (7.50%) Test Planning
10 6 (7.50%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 20 (25.00%) C#
2 16 (20.00%) Java
2 16 (20.00%) T-SQL
3 10 (12.50%) JavaScript
4 7 (8.75%) PL/SQL
5 6 (7.50%) Delphi
5 6 (7.50%) PHP
5 6 (7.50%) Shell Script
6 5 (6.25%) PowerShell
7 4 (5.00%) Python
8 2 (2.50%) C++
9 1 (1.25%) Perl
9 1 (1.25%) R
9 1 (1.25%) Ruby
9 1 (1.25%) VBA
Qualifications
1 11 (13.75%) Degree
2 5 (6.25%) Sun Certification
3 4 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (2.50%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.25%) MCTS
5 1 (1.25%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (11.25%) QA
2 3 (3.75%) PMO
3 2 (2.50%) Data Quality
4 1 (1.25%) GDPR
System Software
1 4 (5.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (6.25%) Puppet
2 3 (3.75%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 31 (38.75%) Microsoft
2 5 (6.25%) Oracle
3 3 (3.75%) Cognos
4 2 (2.50%) Borland
4 2 (2.50%) Tableau
5 1 (1.25%) ForgeRock
5 1 (1.25%) Google
5 1 (1.25%) IBM
5 1 (1.25%) Informatica
5 1 (1.25%) Netezza
5 1 (1.25%) Quark
5 1 (1.25%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.25%) VMware