Period
to 16 January 2019

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 16 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
East of England > Suffolk
6 months to
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 4 6 3
Rank change year-on-year +2 -3 +6
Permanent jobs citing SQL 122 119 261
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 28.84% 22.97% 30.42%
As % of the Programming Languages category 44.36% 41.32% 49.53%
Number of salaries quoted 97 112 239
Suffolk median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% +10.29%
10th Percentile £25,500 £27,500 £24,000
90th Percentile £58,100 £53,625 £60,000
East of England median annual salary £44,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -2.22% +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 275 288 527
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 65.01% 55.60% 61.42%
Number of salaries quoted 210 264 453
Suffolk median annual salary £43,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.75% +6.67% -2.60%
10th Percentile £28,750 £26,250 £25,250
90th Percentile £66,250 £57,500 £60,000
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +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 16 January 2019.

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 16 January 2019. 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 50 £42,500 - 14
Bury St Edmunds 0 22 £38,750 +14.81% 7
Haverhill - 10 £36,500 -
Lowestoft - 4 - - 6
Stowmarket +6 2 £31,250 -16.67%
Newmarket -1 1 £40,000 -11.11% 3
SQL
East of England

For the 6 months to 16 January 2019, 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 79 (64.75%) C#
2 69 (56.56%) .NET
3 62 (50.82%) Agile Software Development
4 59 (48.36%) SQL Server
5 57 (46.72%) HTML
6 56 (45.90%) T-SQL
6 56 (45.90%) Microsoft
7 51 (41.80%) JavaScript
8 45 (36.89%) Microsoft Azure
9 44 (36.07%) ASP.NET
10 37 (30.33%) CSS
11 36 (29.51%) MVC
11 36 (29.51%) ASP.NET Web API
12 32 (26.23%) Web Services
13 29 (23.77%) User Stories
14 27 (22.13%) AngularJS
14 27 (22.13%) NoSQL
15 26 (21.31%) Confluence
15 26 (21.31%) JIRA
16 24 (19.67%) JSON
16 24 (19.67%) HTML5
17 22 (18.03%) TDD
17 22 (18.03%) Finance
17 22 (18.03%) DevOps
18 21 (17.21%) OO
18 21 (17.21%) PowerShell
19 20 (16.39%) Test Automation
19 20 (16.39%) Web Development
19 20 (16.39%) Mentoring
20 19 (15.57%) Coaching

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 26 (21.31%) Confluence
2 10 (8.20%) CMS
2 10 (8.20%) IIS
2 10 (8.20%) Kentico
3 8 (6.56%) Apache Spark
4 6 (4.92%) SharePoint
4 6 (4.92%) Traefik
5 3 (2.46%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.82%) ColdFusion
6 1 (0.82%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 7 (5.74%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (4.10%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (1.64%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (6.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (3.28%) Sage 200
3 2 (1.64%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 45 (36.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (7.38%) Azure Data Factory
3 8 (6.56%) Serverless
4 3 (2.46%) Data Lake Analytics
5 2 (1.64%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (1.64%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (1.64%) Taleo
6 1 (0.82%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (10.66%) HTTP
2 10 (8.20%) DNS
3 4 (3.28%) VPN
4 3 (2.46%) Broadband
4 3 (2.46%) HTTPS
4 3 (2.46%) SSL
4 3 (2.46%) TCP/IP
4 3 (2.46%) VoIP
5 1 (0.82%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (48.36%) SQL Server
2 27 (22.13%) NoSQL
3 17 (13.93%) Data Warehouse
3 17 (13.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 14 (11.48%) Data Lake
5 13 (10.66%) MySQL
6 10 (8.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 9 (7.38%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
7 9 (7.38%) Azure SQL Database
7 9 (7.38%) Crystal Reports
7 9 (7.38%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 9 (7.38%) Power BI
7 9 (7.38%) Relational Database
7 9 (7.38%) Snowflake Schema
8 6 (4.92%) Big Data
8 6 (4.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (3.28%) MS Access
10 3 (2.46%) MongoDB
10 3 (2.46%) SQL Server 2016
11 2 (1.64%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 26 (21.31%) JIRA
2 13 (10.66%) Visual Studio
3 10 (8.20%) gulp
4 9 (7.38%) Selenium
5 8 (6.56%) Jasmine
5 8 (6.56%) Log4Net
5 8 (6.56%) NUnit
5 8 (6.56%) SoapUI
6 4 (3.28%) Jenkins
6 4 (3.28%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 3 (2.46%) Appium
7 3 (2.46%) Eclipse
7 3 (2.46%) JUnit
7 3 (2.46%) LoadRunner
7 3 (2.46%) Maven
8 2 (1.64%) Oracle Forms
8 2 (1.64%) Subversion
8 2 (1.64%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (1.64%) Visual Studio Team System
9 1 (0.82%) Git (software)
General
1 22 (18.03%) Finance
2 11 (9.02%) Games
3 5 (4.10%) Marketing
4 3 (2.46%) Retail
4 3 (2.46%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.64%) Banking
Job Titles
1 70 (57.38%) Developer
2 31 (25.41%) .NET Developer
3 21 (17.21%) C# Developer
4 16 (13.11%) Analyst
4 16 (13.11%) JavaScript Developer
5 15 (12.30%) Software Developer
5 15 (12.30%) Web Developer
6 13 (10.66%) C# .NET Developer
7 11 (9.02%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 10 (8.20%) Azure Developer
8 10 (8.20%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 10 (8.20%) SQL Developer
9 9 (7.38%) .NET Software Developer
9 9 (7.38%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 9 (7.38%) Test Analyst
10 8 (6.56%) .NET Web Developer
10 8 (6.56%) Full Stack Developer
10 8 (6.56%) HTML CSS Developer
10 8 (6.56%) HTML Developer
11 7 (5.74%) Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (56.56%) .NET
2 57 (46.72%) HTML
3 44 (36.07%) ASP.NET
4 37 (30.33%) CSS
5 36 (29.51%) ASP.NET Web API
6 32 (26.23%) Web Services
7 27 (22.13%) AngularJS
8 24 (19.67%) HTML5
8 24 (19.67%) JSON
9 19 (15.57%) ASP.NET MVC
9 19 (15.57%) jQuery
9 19 (15.57%) REST
10 17 (13.93%) .NET Framework
10 17 (13.93%) KnockoutJS
11 16 (13.11%) WCF
12 15 (12.30%) .NET Core
12 15 (12.30%) SOAP
13 14 (11.48%) OAuth
13 14 (11.48%) OpenID
13 14 (11.48%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (11.48%) Mobile App
2 10 (8.20%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (7.38%) Client/Server
4 4 (3.28%) Reinsurance
5 3 (2.46%) iPhone
5 3 (2.46%) N-Tier
6 2 (1.64%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.82%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 14 (11.48%) Windows
2 9 (7.38%) Linux
3 6 (4.92%) Android
4 3 (2.46%) Apple iOS
4 3 (2.46%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (50.82%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (29.51%) MVC
3 29 (23.77%) User Stories
4 22 (18.03%) DevOps
4 22 (18.03%) TDD
5 21 (17.21%) OO
6 20 (16.39%) Mentoring
6 20 (16.39%) Test Automation
6 20 (16.39%) Web Development
7 19 (15.57%) Coaching
7 19 (15.57%) Waterfall
8 18 (14.75%) Scrum
8 18 (14.75%) Software Engineering
9 17 (13.93%) Business Intelligence
9 17 (13.93%) Deployment Automation
10 16 (13.11%) ETL
11 15 (12.30%) Analytics
11 15 (12.30%) SOLID
12 14 (11.48%) Microservices
12 14 (11.48%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 79 (64.75%) C#
2 56 (45.90%) T-SQL
3 51 (41.80%) JavaScript
4 21 (17.21%) PowerShell
5 16 (13.11%) TypeScript
6 11 (9.02%) Python
7 10 (8.20%) PL/SQL
8 9 (7.38%) C
8 9 (7.38%) C++
8 9 (7.38%) Java
9 8 (6.56%) VB
10 5 (4.10%) PHP
11 4 (3.28%) Delphi
11 4 (3.28%) VBScript
12 3 (2.46%) Bash Shell
12 3 (2.46%) Objective-C
12 3 (2.46%) R
13 1 (0.82%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 12 (9.84%) ISTQB
2 9 (7.38%) Degree
2 9 (7.38%) ISEB
3 8 (6.56%) Security Cleared
4 7 (5.74%) DV Cleared
5 4 (3.28%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.82%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.56%) QA
2 4 (3.28%) SLA
3 3 (2.46%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.82%) GDPR
System Software
1 5 (4.10%) Hyper-V
2 4 (3.28%) Virtual Machines
2 4 (3.28%) VirtualBox
3 3 (2.46%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.82%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.82%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.82%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (2.46%) HP ALM
2 1 (0.82%) SCCM
2 1 (0.82%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 56 (45.90%) Microsoft
2 15 (12.30%) Oracle
3 10 (8.20%) Rackspace
3 10 (8.20%) Tableau
3 10 (8.20%) Twitter
4 8 (6.56%) New Relic
5 6 (4.92%) Atlassian
6 5 (4.10%) Xamarin
7 4 (3.28%) HP
7 4 (3.28%) Sage
8 3 (2.46%) Borland
8 3 (2.46%) Cisco
9 2 (1.64%) BT
9 2 (1.64%) Informatica
9 2 (1.64%) SAP
10 1 (0.82%) Citrix
10 1 (0.82%) SolarWinds
10 1 (0.82%) Synology
10 1 (0.82%) VMware