Period
to 17 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Suffolk 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 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
East of England > Suffolk
6 months to
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 6 2 9
Rank change year-on-year -4 +7 -4
Permanent jobs citing SQL 143 227 208
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 21.41% 32.61% 18.06%
As % of the Programming Languages category 35.14% 60.53% 32.60%
Number of salaries quoted 113 210 199
Suffolk median annual salary £52,500 £38,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +36.36% +10.00% -10.26%
10th Percentile £26,250 £22,000 £21,850
90th Percentile £74,750 £57,500 £55,050
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - -

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 Suffolk with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Suffolk
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 407 375 638
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 60.93% 53.88% 55.38%
Number of salaries quoted 323 347 598
Suffolk median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £27,625 £23,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £57,500 £57,500
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% +4.65% +1.18%

SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Suffolk

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL in Suffolk

SQL
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

Salary trend for SQL in Suffolk

SQL
Salary Histogram in Suffolk

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL in Suffolk over the 6 months to 17 July 2018.

Salary histogram for SQL in Suffolk

SQL
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 within the Suffolk region over the 6 months to 17 July 2018. 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 -4 80 £60,000 +42.86% 8
Bury St Edmunds 0 28 £50,000 +29.03% 7
Stowmarket -8 4 £35,000 +48.94% 1
Woodbridge 0 2 £32,500 -18.75%
Haverhill - 2 £57,500 - 3
Newmarket +4 1 £45,000 +20.00%
Lowestoft - 1 £32,500 -
SQL
East of England

For the 6 months to 17 July 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 Suffolk region with a requirement for SQL.

1 73 (51.05%) Microsoft
2 57 (39.86%) .NET
3 55 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
4 50 (34.97%) C#
5 43 (30.07%) SQL Server
6 40 (27.97%) T-SQL
7 36 (25.17%) Windows
8 35 (24.48%) JavaScript
9 34 (23.78%) OO
10 32 (22.38%) ASP.NET Web API
11 31 (21.68%) HTML
12 30 (20.98%) Linux
12 30 (20.98%) NoSQL
13 29 (20.28%) Web Services
13 29 (20.28%) .NET Framework
14 27 (18.88%) JSON
14 27 (18.88%) Software Engineering
15 26 (18.18%) Java
15 26 (18.18%) AngularJS
15 26 (18.18%) DevOps
15 26 (18.18%) SDLC
16 25 (17.48%) ITIL
17 24 (16.78%) XML
17 24 (16.78%) JIRA
17 24 (16.78%) Microsoft Azure
18 23 (16.08%) QA
19 22 (15.38%) MVC
19 22 (15.38%) Unix
20 21 (14.69%) Configuration Management
20 21 (14.69%) DNS

SQL
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 15 (10.49%) Confluence
1 15 (10.49%) SharePoint
2 11 (7.69%) MS Exchange
3 10 (6.99%) Apache Spark
4 4 (2.80%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.40%) CMS
5 2 (1.40%) IIS
5 2 (1.40%) SAS
6 1 (0.70%) Apache
6 1 (0.70%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 6 (4.20%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.40%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.40%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 13 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.10%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.70%) Cerner Millennium
3 1 (0.70%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 24 (16.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (9.79%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (6.99%) AWS CloudFormation
3 10 (6.99%) Serverless
4 9 (6.29%) IaaS
5 5 (3.50%) Boomi
6 3 (2.10%) Dynamics 365
6 3 (2.10%) Office 365
7 2 (1.40%) Amazon EMR
7 2 (1.40%) SaaS
8 1 (0.70%) Datadog
8 1 (0.70%) GitHub
8 1 (0.70%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.70%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 21 (14.69%) DNS
2 20 (13.99%) TCP/IP
3 14 (9.79%) SAN
4 12 (8.39%) Firewall
5 11 (7.69%) HTTP
6 10 (6.99%) Reverse Proxy
6 10 (6.99%) VPN
7 5 (3.50%) Broadband
8 4 (2.80%) DSL
9 1 (0.70%) DHCP
9 1 (0.70%) FTP
9 1 (0.70%) Kerberos
9 1 (0.70%) LAN
9 1 (0.70%) PBX
9 1 (0.70%) SMS
9 1 (0.70%) WAN
9 1 (0.70%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (30.07%) SQL Server
2 30 (20.98%) NoSQL
3 14 (9.79%) SQLPlus
4 13 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 11 (7.69%) Oracle Database
6 8 (5.59%) Oracle Database 10g
6 8 (5.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 7 (4.90%) MongoDB
7 7 (4.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 6 (4.20%) Oracle Reports
9 5 (3.50%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (3.50%) MySQL
10 4 (2.80%) BusinessObjects
10 4 (2.80%) Relational Database
10 4 (2.80%) WebFOCUS
11 3 (2.10%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 3 (2.10%) SQL Server 2016
12 2 (1.40%) Big Data
12 2 (1.40%) Hadoop
12 2 (1.40%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 24 (16.78%) JIRA
2 20 (13.99%) Team Foundation Server
3 14 (9.79%) Selenium
4 11 (7.69%) Jasmine
4 11 (7.69%) Log4Net
4 11 (7.69%) NUnit
4 11 (7.69%) SoapUI
4 11 (7.69%) Visual Studio
5 8 (5.59%) ClearCase
5 8 (5.59%) ClearQuest
6 6 (4.20%) JMeter
6 6 (4.20%) LoadUI
7 5 (3.50%) Eclipse
7 5 (3.50%) Jenkins
7 5 (3.50%) JUnit
8 4 (2.80%) Appium
8 4 (2.80%) LoadRunner
8 4 (2.80%) Maven
9 3 (2.10%) Oracle Forms
10 2 (1.40%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 16 (11.19%) Finance
2 10 (6.99%) Games
2 10 (6.99%) Telecoms
3 9 (6.29%) Retail
4 4 (2.80%) Marketing
5 3 (2.10%) Banking
6 2 (1.40%) Advertising
6 2 (1.40%) Billing
7 1 (0.70%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 61 (42.66%) Developer
2 22 (15.38%) Software Developer
3 18 (12.59%) .NET Developer
3 18 (12.59%) C# Developer
4 15 (10.49%) Architect
5 14 (9.79%) Senior Developer
6 13 (9.09%) Analyst
6 13 (9.09%) Senior Software Developer
7 11 (7.69%) .NET Software Developer
8 10 (6.99%) C# .NET Developer
8 10 (6.99%) Senior .NET Developer
8 10 (6.99%) SQL Developer
9 9 (6.29%) AWS Architect
9 9 (6.29%) C# Software Developer
9 9 (6.29%) Senior .NET Software Developer
10 7 (4.90%) Administrator
10 7 (4.90%) Software Engineer
11 6 (4.20%) Configuration Manager
11 6 (4.20%) DBA
11 6 (4.20%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (39.86%) .NET
2 32 (22.38%) ASP.NET Web API
3 31 (21.68%) HTML
4 29 (20.28%) .NET Framework
4 29 (20.28%) Web Services
5 27 (18.88%) JSON
6 26 (18.18%) AngularJS
7 24 (16.78%) XML
8 18 (12.59%) ASP.NET
9 17 (11.89%) ASP.NET MVC
9 17 (11.89%) WCF
10 15 (10.49%) CSS
10 15 (10.49%) HTML5
11 14 (9.79%) REST
12 12 (8.39%) OAuth
12 12 (8.39%) SAML
13 11 (7.69%) Aurelia
13 11 (7.69%) OpenID
14 10 (6.99%) .NET Core
14 10 (6.99%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 14 (9.79%) Analytical Skills
1 14 (9.79%) Mobile App
2 13 (9.09%) User Experience
3 12 (8.39%) Replication
4 7 (4.90%) Greenfield Project
5 6 (4.20%) Computer Science
6 4 (2.80%) CMDB
7 3 (2.10%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (2.10%) Management Information System
7 3 (2.10%) Public Cloud
8 2 (1.40%) Life Science
8 2 (1.40%) Self-Motivation
9 1 (0.70%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.70%) PKI
9 1 (0.70%) PlayStation
Operating Systems
1 36 (25.17%) Windows
2 30 (20.98%) Linux
3 22 (15.38%) Unix
4 10 (6.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (3.50%) Windows Server
6 4 (2.80%) Windows 7
7 3 (2.10%) Windows 10
8 2 (1.40%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.70%) CentOS
9 1 (0.70%) Solaris
9 1 (0.70%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (23.78%) OO
3 27 (18.88%) Software Engineering
4 26 (18.18%) DevOps
4 26 (18.18%) SDLC
5 25 (17.48%) ITIL
6 22 (15.38%) MVC
7 21 (14.69%) Configuration Management
8 20 (13.99%) TDD
9 19 (13.29%) Change Control
10 18 (12.59%) Continuous Integration
10 18 (12.59%) Scrum
10 18 (12.59%) Test Automation
10 18 (12.59%) TOGAF
11 16 (11.19%) Business Intelligence
11 16 (11.19%) CRM
11 16 (11.19%) Microservices
11 16 (11.19%) Problem-Solving
12 15 (10.49%) User Stories
13 14 (9.79%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 50 (34.97%) C#
2 40 (27.97%) T-SQL
3 35 (24.48%) JavaScript
4 26 (18.18%) Java
5 16 (11.19%) PowerShell
6 11 (7.69%) Python
6 11 (7.69%) Shell Script
6 11 (7.69%) TypeScript
7 10 (6.99%) C++
8 9 (6.29%) PHP
9 8 (5.59%) PL/SQL
10 4 (2.80%) Bash Shell
10 4 (2.80%) C
10 4 (2.80%) VB
11 3 (2.10%) Delphi
11 3 (2.10%) VBA
12 2 (1.40%) Perl
12 2 (1.40%) R
12 2 (1.40%) Ruby
13 1 (0.70%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 18 (12.59%) Degree
2 10 (6.99%) ITIL Certification
2 10 (6.99%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (6.99%) Sun Certification
3 8 (5.59%) Computer Science Degree
4 7 (4.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 6 (4.20%) ISTQB
6 4 (2.80%) DV Cleared
6 4 (2.80%) Security Cleared
7 2 (1.40%) ISEB
7 2 (1.40%) MCSD
7 2 (1.40%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (16.08%) QA
2 5 (3.50%) SLA
3 3 (2.10%) PMO
4 2 (1.40%) Data Quality
4 2 (1.40%) GDPR
System Software
1 8 (5.59%) Oracle RAC
2 5 (3.50%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.40%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.40%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.70%) Terminal Services
4 1 (0.70%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (0.70%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.70%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (6.99%) Opscode Chef
1 10 (6.99%) Puppet
2 8 (5.59%) HP Quality Center
3 5 (3.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 4 (2.80%) HP ALM
5 2 (1.40%) WSUS
6 1 (0.70%) Nagios
6 1 (0.70%) SCCM
Vendors
1 73 (51.05%) Microsoft
2 20 (13.99%) Oracle
3 13 (9.09%) HP
4 11 (7.69%) New Relic
4 11 (7.69%) Red Hat
5 9 (6.29%) IBM
6 4 (2.80%) Atlassian
6 4 (2.80%) BT
6 4 (2.80%) Capita
7 3 (2.10%) Cognos
7 3 (2.10%) SAP
7 3 (2.10%) Tableau
8 2 (1.40%) TOWER Software
8 2 (1.40%) VMware
9 1 (0.70%) Cerner
9 1 (0.70%) Citrix
9 1 (0.70%) Informatica
9 1 (0.70%) Quark
9 1 (0.70%) Sun
9 1 (0.70%) Trustwave