Period
to 25 April 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 25 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
East of England > Suffolk
6 months to
25 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 4 3 7
Rank change year-on-year -1 +4 -3
Permanent jobs citing SQL 136 220 202
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 22.33% 30.43% 18.15%
As % of the Programming Languages category 38.53% 52.51% 30.70%
Number of salaries quoted 105 204 195
Suffolk median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +17.65% -9.33%
10th Percentile £28,125 £24,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £57,500 £65,000
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +2.41%

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 353 419 658
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 57.96% 57.95% 59.12%
Number of salaries quoted 281 374 602
Suffolk median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% -1.32%
10th Percentile £28,125 £25,250 £21,025
90th Percentile £70,000 £57,500 £57,500
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% -

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 25 April 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 25 April 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 +1 78 £50,000 +25.00% 19
Bury St Edmunds -1 28 £38,750 -3.13% 9
Stowmarket -3 8 £37,500 - 1
Newmarket +11 2 £45,000 +50.00% 1
Lowestoft +1 1 £32,500 -41.96% 3
SQL
East of England

For the 6 months to 25 April 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 75 (55.15%) Microsoft
2 62 (45.59%) SQL Server
3 54 (39.71%) .NET
4 47 (34.56%) T-SQL
5 46 (33.82%) C#
6 43 (31.62%) Agile Software Development
7 30 (22.06%) ASP.NET Web API
8 27 (19.85%) HTML
8 27 (19.85%) JavaScript
9 26 (19.12%) WCF
10 25 (18.38%) Linux
10 25 (18.38%) OO
10 25 (18.38%) SDLC
10 25 (18.38%) Microsoft Azure
11 24 (17.65%) DNS
11 24 (17.65%) ITIL
11 24 (17.65%) Web Services
11 24 (17.65%) QA
12 23 (16.91%) CSS
12 23 (16.91%) Windows
13 22 (16.18%) Unix
13 22 (16.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 21 (15.44%) Team Foundation Server
15 20 (14.71%) Business Intelligence
16 19 (13.97%) TCP/IP
16 19 (13.97%) Configuration Management
16 19 (13.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 19 (13.97%) Change Control
16 19 (13.97%) AngularJS
17 18 (13.24%) Amazon AWS

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 13 (9.56%) SharePoint
2 11 (8.09%) MS Exchange
3 6 (4.41%) IIS
4 3 (2.21%) CMS
4 3 (2.21%) Kentico
4 3 (2.21%) SAS
4 3 (2.21%) Sitecore CMS
4 3 (2.21%) Tomcat
4 3 (2.21%) Umbraco
5 2 (1.47%) Apache Spark
5 2 (1.47%) Confluence
6 1 (0.74%) Apache
6 1 (0.74%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 7 (5.15%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (2.21%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (1.47%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 13 (9.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.21%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.74%) Cerner Millennium
3 1 (0.74%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.74%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.74%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.74%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.74%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 25 (18.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (13.24%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (6.62%) AWS CloudFormation
3 9 (6.62%) IaaS
4 5 (3.68%) Boomi
5 2 (1.47%) Amazon EMR
5 2 (1.47%) Dynamics 365
5 2 (1.47%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (1.47%) Serverless
6 1 (0.74%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.74%) FinancialForce
6 1 (0.74%) npm
6 1 (0.74%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (17.65%) DNS
2 19 (13.97%) TCP/IP
3 14 (10.29%) SAN
4 11 (8.09%) Firewall
5 9 (6.62%) Reverse Proxy
5 9 (6.62%) VPN
6 4 (2.94%) DSL
7 3 (2.21%) HTTP
7 3 (2.21%) Intranet
8 2 (1.47%) DHCP
8 2 (1.47%) PBX
8 2 (1.47%) SMS
8 2 (1.47%) SSL
9 1 (0.74%) Kerberos
9 1 (0.74%) VoIP
9 1 (0.74%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (45.59%) SQL Server
2 22 (16.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 19 (13.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 15 (11.03%) NoSQL
5 12 (8.82%) Oracle Database
5 12 (8.82%) SQLPlus
6 11 (8.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 8 (5.88%) Oracle Database 10g
8 6 (4.41%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (3.68%) Power BI
10 4 (2.94%) MongoDB
10 4 (2.94%) OLAP
10 4 (2.94%) QlikView
11 3 (2.21%) Amazon Redshift
11 3 (2.21%) Big Data
11 3 (2.21%) MySQL
11 3 (2.21%) OLTP
11 3 (2.21%) Oracle Reports
11 3 (2.21%) SQL Server 2008
12 2 (1.47%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 21 (15.44%) Team Foundation Server
2 14 (10.29%) JIRA
3 9 (6.62%) Selenium
4 8 (5.88%) ClearCase
4 8 (5.88%) ClearQuest
5 7 (5.15%) Visual Studio
6 5 (3.68%) JMeter
6 5 (3.68%) LoadUI
6 5 (3.68%) SoapUI
6 5 (3.68%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 5 (3.68%) Subversion
7 3 (2.21%) Git (software)
7 3 (2.21%) gulp
8 2 (1.47%) Eclipse
8 2 (1.47%) IntelliJ
8 2 (1.47%) Jasmine
8 2 (1.47%) Log4Net
8 2 (1.47%) NetBeans
8 2 (1.47%) TeamCity
8 2 (1.47%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 11 (8.09%) Finance
2 10 (7.35%) Telecoms
3 8 (5.88%) Retail
4 7 (5.15%) Advertising
5 2 (1.47%) Games
5 2 (1.47%) Marketing
6 1 (0.74%) Billing
6 1 (0.74%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 56 (41.18%) Developer
2 23 (16.91%) C# Developer
3 20 (14.71%) SQL Developer
4 18 (13.24%) .NET Developer
5 17 (12.50%) Software Developer
6 16 (11.76%) Analyst
7 15 (11.03%) Architect
8 14 (10.29%) C# .NET Developer
9 12 (8.82%) C# Software Developer
10 11 (8.09%) DBA
11 10 (7.35%) Software Engineer
12 9 (6.62%) Administrator
12 9 (6.62%) SQL DBA
13 8 (5.88%) .NET Software Developer
13 8 (5.88%) ASP.NET Developer
13 8 (5.88%) AWS Architect
13 8 (5.88%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 7 (5.15%) Developer/Software Engineer
14 7 (5.15%) Senior Developer
14 7 (5.15%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (39.71%) .NET
2 30 (22.06%) ASP.NET Web API
3 27 (19.85%) HTML
4 26 (19.12%) WCF
5 24 (17.65%) Web Services
6 23 (16.91%) CSS
7 19 (13.97%) AngularJS
8 18 (13.24%) XML
9 16 (11.76%) .NET Framework
9 16 (11.76%) HTML5
10 15 (11.03%) ASP.NET
10 15 (11.03%) JSON
11 14 (10.29%) jQuery
12 11 (8.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 9 (6.62%) ASP.NET MVC
13 9 (6.62%) CSS3
14 8 (5.88%) EDI
14 8 (5.88%) KnockoutJS
14 8 (5.88%) SOAP
15 7 (5.15%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 16 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (10.29%) Replication
2 14 (10.29%) User Experience
3 5 (3.68%) Mobile App
4 4 (2.94%) Clustering
4 4 (2.94%) CMDB
5 3 (2.21%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.21%) Greenfield Project
5 3 (2.21%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.21%) Public Cloud
6 2 (1.47%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.47%) Life Science
6 2 (1.47%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (0.74%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 25 (18.38%) Linux
2 23 (16.91%) Windows
3 22 (16.18%) Unix
4 10 (7.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (2.21%) Windows 7
5 3 (2.21%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.47%) Android
7 1 (0.74%) CentOS
7 1 (0.74%) Solaris
7 1 (0.74%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.74%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.74%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (31.62%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (18.38%) OO
2 25 (18.38%) SDLC
3 24 (17.65%) ITIL
4 20 (14.71%) Business Intelligence
5 19 (13.97%) Change Control
5 19 (13.97%) Configuration Management
6 18 (13.24%) TOGAF
7 17 (12.50%) MVC
8 16 (11.76%) CRM
8 16 (11.76%) Problem-Solving
8 16 (11.76%) Scrum
9 14 (10.29%) Test Automation
10 13 (9.56%) Collaborative Working
10 13 (9.56%) PRINCE2
10 13 (9.56%) Unit Testing
11 12 (8.82%) Software Engineering
11 12 (8.82%) Web Development
12 11 (8.09%) ETL
12 11 (8.09%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 47 (34.56%) T-SQL
2 46 (33.82%) C#
3 27 (19.85%) JavaScript
4 16 (11.76%) Java
4 16 (11.76%) PowerShell
5 10 (7.35%) Shell Script
6 9 (6.62%) PL/SQL
7 6 (4.41%) Python
8 5 (3.68%) VBA
9 4 (2.94%) C++
10 3 (2.21%) Perl
10 3 (2.21%) PHP
11 2 (1.47%) Delphi
11 2 (1.47%) R
11 2 (1.47%) Ruby
11 2 (1.47%) TypeScript
11 2 (1.47%) VBScript
12 1 (0.74%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.74%) Elixir
12 1 (0.74%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 18 (13.24%) Degree
2 13 (9.56%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (6.62%) ITIL Certification
3 9 (6.62%) Sun Certification
4 7 (5.15%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 6 (4.41%) Computer Science Degree
6 4 (2.94%) ISEB
7 3 (2.21%) ISTQB
8 2 (1.47%) MCSD
8 2 (1.47%) MCTS
8 2 (1.47%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (17.65%) QA
2 5 (3.68%) SLA
3 3 (2.21%) Data Quality
4 2 (1.47%) GDPR
4 2 (1.47%) PMO
System Software
1 8 (5.88%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (2.21%) Hyper-V
2 3 (2.21%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (1.47%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.74%) Terminal Services
4 1 (0.74%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (0.74%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.74%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.74%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (6.62%) HP Quality Center
1 9 (6.62%) Opscode Chef
1 9 (6.62%) Puppet
2 5 (3.68%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 3 (2.21%) WSUS
4 1 (0.74%) Grafana
4 1 (0.74%) Nagios
4 1 (0.74%) SCCM
Vendors
1 75 (55.15%) Microsoft
2 17 (12.50%) Oracle
3 11 (8.09%) Red Hat
4 10 (7.35%) HP
5 9 (6.62%) IBM
6 5 (3.68%) Tableau
7 4 (2.94%) Capita
8 3 (2.21%) Rackspace
8 3 (2.21%) Sitecore
8 3 (2.21%) Twitter
9 2 (1.47%) New Relic
9 2 (1.47%) TOWER Software
10 1 (0.74%) ForgeRock
10 1 (0.74%) Google
10 1 (0.74%) IFS
10 1 (0.74%) Infor
10 1 (0.74%) Netezza
10 1 (0.74%) Splunk
10 1 (0.74%) Veeam
10 1 (0.74%) VMware