Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Suffolk 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 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
East of England > Suffolk
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 8 12 14
Rank change year-on-year +4 +2 -5
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 133 139 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 23.50% 14.29% 11.65%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 63.94% 47.60% 40.77%
Number of salaries quoted 122 130 85
Suffolk median annual salary £45,000 £35,000 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.57% -24.73% +16.25%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £23,900
90th Percentile £60,000 £46,250 £60,000
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +3.66%

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 Suffolk with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Suffolk
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 208 292 260
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 36.75% 30.01% 28.57%
Number of salaries quoted 189 276 214
Suffolk median annual salary £43,500 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +24.29% -12.50% -
10th Percentile £27,000 £25,500 £21,625
90th Percentile £60,000 £56,250 £58,750
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

SQL Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Suffolk

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server in Suffolk

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

Salary trend for SQL Server in Suffolk

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in Suffolk

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server in Suffolk over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL Server in Suffolk

SQL Server
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 Server within the Suffolk region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Ipswich +13 109 £45,000 +28.57% 3
Bury St Edmunds -3 9 £35,000 - 1
Stowmarket -8 4 £43,500 +33.85%
SQL Server
East of England

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Suffolk region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 86 (64.66%) SQL
2 77 (57.89%) C#
3 73 (54.89%) JavaScript
4 69 (51.88%) .NET
5 66 (49.62%) Agile Software Development
6 64 (48.12%) HTML
7 62 (46.62%) Microsoft
8 60 (45.11%) CSS
9 45 (33.83%) ASP.NET
10 42 (31.58%) AngularJS
11 38 (28.57%) Scrum
12 37 (27.82%) MVC
12 37 (27.82%) Business Intelligence
12 37 (27.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 34 (25.56%) Finance
13 34 (25.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 33 (24.81%) ASP.NET Web API
15 32 (24.06%) WCF
15 32 (24.06%) jQuery
16 30 (22.56%) Degree
16 30 (22.56%) HTML5
17 29 (21.80%) Unit Testing
17 29 (21.80%) T-SQL
18 27 (20.30%) Web Services
18 27 (20.30%) Microsoft Azure
19 26 (19.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 26 (19.55%) Collaborative Working
20 24 (18.05%) Oracle
20 24 (18.05%) SOLID
21 23 (17.29%) Analytics

SQL Server
Co-occurring 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 7 (5.26%) IIS
2 3 (2.26%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (2.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (1.50%) Apache
3 2 (1.50%) Apache Spark
3 2 (1.50%) CMS
3 2 (1.50%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.75%) JBoss
4 1 (0.75%) Kentico
Applications
1 4 (3.01%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (0.75%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 7 (5.26%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (3.76%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.50%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 27 (20.30%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (7.52%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (3.76%) Amazon S3
3 5 (3.76%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (2.26%) Amazon EMR
4 3 (2.26%) IaaS
4 3 (2.26%) PaaS
4 3 (2.26%) SaaS
5 2 (1.50%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (1.50%) Serverless
6 1 (0.75%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.75%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (0.75%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.26%) DNS
1 3 (2.26%) Internet
2 2 (1.50%) SAN
3 1 (0.75%) DHCP
3 1 (0.75%) FTP
3 1 (0.75%) PBX
3 1 (0.75%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (0.75%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (27.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 34 (25.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 21 (15.79%) Data Warehouse
4 17 (12.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 15 (11.28%) Big Data
6 13 (9.77%) Looker
7 12 (9.02%) MySQL
7 12 (9.02%) SQL Server 2014
8 10 (7.52%) Amazon Redshift
9 9 (6.77%) NoSQL
9 9 (6.77%) QlikView
10 8 (6.02%) Power BI
10 8 (6.02%) SQL Server 2016
11 6 (4.51%) Crystal Reports
11 6 (4.51%) MongoDB
11 6 (4.51%) SQL Server 2008
12 5 (3.76%) Azure SQL Database
12 5 (3.76%) GIS
12 5 (3.76%) PowerPivot
12 5 (3.76%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 18 (13.53%) Subversion
2 15 (11.28%) JIRA
3 14 (10.53%) Visual Studio
4 8 (6.02%) Git (software)
5 7 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (2.26%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 2 (1.50%) gulp
8 1 (0.75%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (0.75%) TeamCity
General
1 34 (25.56%) Finance
2 9 (6.77%) Advertising
2 9 (6.77%) Retail
3 2 (1.50%) Marketing
4 1 (0.75%) Billing
4 1 (0.75%) Games
4 1 (0.75%) Legal
4 1 (0.75%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 99 (74.44%) Developer
2 48 (36.09%) C# Developer
3 46 (34.59%) .NET Developer
4 37 (27.82%) C# .NET Developer
5 36 (27.07%) SQL Developer
6 35 (26.32%) Software Developer
7 25 (18.80%) C# Software Developer
8 22 (16.54%) ASP.NET Developer
8 22 (16.54%) Software Engineer
9 21 (15.79%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 20 (15.04%) Developer/Software Engineer
11 19 (14.29%) C# Software Engineer
12 17 (12.78%) .NET Software Developer
12 17 (12.78%) Business Intelligence Developer
13 15 (11.28%) .NET Software Engineer
14 14 (10.53%) Senior Developer
15 13 (9.77%) SQL Server Developer
16 11 (8.27%) Analyst
16 11 (8.27%) Full Stack Developer
17 9 (6.77%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (51.88%) .NET
2 64 (48.12%) HTML
3 60 (45.11%) CSS
4 45 (33.83%) ASP.NET
5 42 (31.58%) AngularJS
6 33 (24.81%) ASP.NET Web API
7 32 (24.06%) jQuery
7 32 (24.06%) WCF
8 30 (22.56%) HTML5
9 27 (20.30%) Web Services
10 26 (19.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 23 (17.29%) CSS3
12 21 (15.79%) KnockoutJS
13 19 (14.29%) JSON
14 18 (13.53%) React
14 18 (13.53%) REST
15 17 (12.78%) Sass
16 15 (11.28%) Ajax
16 15 (11.28%) ASP.NET MVC
16 15 (11.28%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 17 (12.78%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (6.02%) Computer Science
3 6 (4.51%) Algorithms
3 6 (4.51%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (3.76%) User Experience
5 3 (2.26%) Mobile App
5 3 (2.26%) PDA
6 2 (1.50%) Clustering
6 2 (1.50%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (1.50%) N-Tier
6 2 (1.50%) Replication
7 1 (0.75%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.75%) Equities
7 1 (0.75%) iPhone
7 1 (0.75%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (8.27%) Windows
2 7 (5.26%) Windows Server
3 3 (2.26%) Android
4 2 (1.50%) Windows 7
4 2 (1.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.75%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.75%) Linux
5 1 (0.75%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.75%) Windows Phone
5 1 (0.75%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (49.62%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (28.57%) Scrum
3 37 (27.82%) Business Intelligence
3 37 (27.82%) MVC
4 29 (21.80%) Unit Testing
5 26 (19.55%) Collaborative Working
6 24 (18.05%) SOLID
7 23 (17.29%) Analytics
8 22 (16.54%) Waterfall
9 21 (15.79%) Software Engineering
10 20 (15.04%) ETL
10 20 (15.04%) OO
11 16 (12.03%) CRM
11 16 (12.03%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
12 14 (10.53%) Kanban
13 13 (9.77%) Data Analysis
13 13 (9.77%) Performance Tuning
14 12 (9.02%) ERP
14 12 (9.02%) ETL Development
15 10 (7.52%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 86 (64.66%) SQL
2 77 (57.89%) C#
3 73 (54.89%) JavaScript
4 29 (21.80%) T-SQL
5 8 (6.02%) TypeScript
6 7 (5.26%) X++
7 6 (4.51%) Python
8 5 (3.76%) PowerShell
9 4 (3.01%) Java
9 4 (3.01%) Ruby
9 4 (3.01%) VBScript
10 2 (1.50%) PL/SQL
10 2 (1.50%) VB
Qualifications
1 30 (22.56%) Degree
2 9 (6.77%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (3.76%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (1.50%) MCP
4 2 (1.50%) MCSD
5 1 (0.75%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (8.27%) QA
2 5 (3.76%) HL7
3 4 (3.01%) SLA
4 2 (1.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.75%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (0.75%) Hyper-V
1 1 (0.75%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.50%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (0.75%) Oozie
2 1 (0.75%) Perfmon
2 1 (0.75%) Terraform
2 1 (0.75%) WSUS
Vendors
1 62 (46.62%) Microsoft
2 24 (18.05%) Oracle
3 16 (12.03%) Tableau
4 4 (3.01%) Google
5 3 (2.26%) SAP
6 2 (1.50%) Rackspace
6 2 (1.50%) TOWER Software
6 2 (1.50%) Twitter
7 1 (0.75%) Cloudera
7 1 (0.75%) Informatica
7 1 (0.75%) VMware