Period
to 17 October 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 October 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 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 6 2 6
Rank change year-on-year -4 +4 +3
Permanent jobs citing SQL 136 204 221
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 24.86% 32.90% 21.03%
As % of the Programming Languages category 39.19% 56.82% 37.97%
Number of salaries quoted 121 190 210
Suffolk median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +14.29% -6.67%
10th Percentile £25,500 £23,250 £23,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £57,500 £55,000
East of England median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.53% - -

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 347 359 582
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 63.44% 57.90% 55.38%
Number of salaries quoted 284 331 530
Suffolk median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% - -
10th Percentile £28,750 £23,250 £24,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £56,250 £57,500
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £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 17 October 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 October 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 -3 64 £45,000 +5.88% 12
Bury St Edmunds -4 17 £50,000 +47.06% 9
Haverhill - 11 £36,500 - 2
Woodbridge 0 2 £32,500 -27.78% 1
Newmarket +2 1 £40,000 +6.67% 2
Stowmarket -6 1 £35,000 +48.94% 2
SQL
East of England

For the 6 months to 17 October 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 77 (56.62%) C#
2 69 (50.74%) Agile Software Development
3 68 (50.00%) .NET
4 57 (41.91%) Microsoft
5 54 (39.71%) HTML
5 54 (39.71%) JavaScript
6 51 (37.50%) T-SQL
7 45 (33.09%) SQL Server
8 44 (32.35%) Microsoft Azure
9 43 (31.62%) JIRA
10 42 (30.88%) NoSQL
11 41 (30.15%) User Stories
12 40 (29.41%) ASP.NET
12 40 (29.41%) MVC
13 39 (28.68%) ASP.NET Web API
14 38 (27.94%) Confluence
15 36 (26.47%) DevOps
15 36 (26.47%) AngularJS
15 36 (26.47%) Web Services
16 35 (25.74%) JSON
16 35 (25.74%) TDD
17 34 (25.00%) OO
18 33 (24.26%) Software Engineering
19 31 (22.79%) .NET Framework
19 31 (22.79%) ASP.NET MVC
20 30 (22.06%) REST
21 28 (20.59%) Deployment Automation
22 27 (19.85%) Windows
22 27 (19.85%) HTML5
23 26 (19.12%) PowerShell

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 38 (27.94%) Confluence
2 16 (11.76%) Apache Spark
3 6 (4.41%) Traefik
4 4 (2.94%) CMS
5 3 (2.21%) IIS
5 3 (2.21%) SharePoint
5 3 (2.21%) WebLogic
6 2 (1.47%) Kentico
6 2 (1.47%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.74%) Apache
7 1 (0.74%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 4 (2.94%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.47%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.74%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (2.94%) Sage 200
2 2 (1.47%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.74%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.74%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.74%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 44 (32.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (11.76%) Serverless
3 9 (6.62%) Azure Data Factory
4 4 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (2.21%) Data Lake Analytics
5 3 (2.21%) Office 365
6 2 (1.47%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (1.47%) IaaS
6 2 (1.47%) SaaS
6 2 (1.47%) Taleo
7 1 (0.74%) Datadog
7 1 (0.74%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (0.74%) GitHub
7 1 (0.74%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 22 (16.18%) HTTP
2 7 (5.15%) Broadband
3 5 (3.68%) TCP/IP
3 5 (3.68%) VPN
4 4 (2.94%) DNS
5 3 (2.21%) HTTPS
5 3 (2.21%) SSL
5 3 (2.21%) VoIP
6 2 (1.47%) Firewall
6 2 (1.47%) Reverse Proxy
6 2 (1.47%) SAN
7 1 (0.74%) FTP
7 1 (0.74%) Kerberos
7 1 (0.74%) LAN
7 1 (0.74%) SMS
7 1 (0.74%) WAN
7 1 (0.74%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (33.09%) SQL Server
2 42 (30.88%) NoSQL
3 20 (14.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 16 (11.76%) Data Warehouse
5 15 (11.03%) MySQL
6 14 (10.29%) Data Lake
7 13 (9.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 12 (8.82%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 10 (7.35%) Crystal Reports
9 10 (7.35%) Relational Database
10 9 (6.62%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
10 9 (6.62%) Azure SQL Database
10 9 (6.62%) Power BI
10 9 (6.62%) Snowflake Schema
11 6 (4.41%) MongoDB
11 6 (4.41%) SQL Server 2016
12 5 (3.68%) Oracle Reports
12 5 (3.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 3 (2.21%) BusinessObjects
13 3 (2.21%) WebFOCUS
Development Applications
1 43 (31.62%) JIRA
2 17 (12.50%) Jasmine
2 17 (12.50%) Log4Net
2 17 (12.50%) NUnit
3 16 (11.76%) SoapUI
4 14 (10.29%) Visual Studio
5 12 (8.82%) Selenium
6 7 (5.15%) Jenkins
6 7 (5.15%) JUnit
7 6 (4.41%) Appium
7 6 (4.41%) Eclipse
7 6 (4.41%) LoadRunner
7 6 (4.41%) Maven
7 6 (4.41%) Team Foundation Server
8 5 (3.68%) Oracle Forms
9 4 (2.94%) JMeter
9 4 (2.94%) LoadUI
9 4 (2.94%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 2 (1.47%) gulp
11 1 (0.74%) Git (software)
General
1 21 (15.44%) Finance
2 19 (13.97%) Games
3 7 (5.15%) Marketing
4 5 (3.68%) Banking
5 2 (1.47%) Retail
5 2 (1.47%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.74%) Billing
6 1 (0.74%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 75 (55.15%) Developer
2 28 (20.59%) .NET Developer
2 28 (20.59%) Software Developer
3 16 (11.76%) .NET Software Developer
4 15 (11.03%) C# Developer
4 15 (11.03%) Senior Developer
5 14 (10.29%) Senior Software Developer
6 12 (8.82%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 11 (8.09%) Senior .NET Developer
7 11 (8.09%) Senior .NET Software Developer
8 10 (7.35%) SQL Developer
8 10 (7.35%) Test Engineer
9 9 (6.62%) Analyst
9 9 (6.62%) Azure Developer
9 9 (6.62%) C# .NET Developer
10 7 (5.15%) DBA
10 7 (5.15%) Microsoft Developer
10 7 (5.15%) QA Manager
11 6 (4.41%) SQL DBA
11 6 (4.41%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (50.00%) .NET
2 54 (39.71%) HTML
3 40 (29.41%) ASP.NET
4 39 (28.68%) ASP.NET Web API
5 36 (26.47%) AngularJS
5 36 (26.47%) Web Services
6 35 (25.74%) JSON
7 31 (22.79%) .NET Framework
7 31 (22.79%) ASP.NET MVC
8 30 (22.06%) REST
9 27 (19.85%) HTML5
10 24 (17.65%) OAuth
10 24 (17.65%) SAML
11 23 (16.91%) OpenID
12 22 (16.18%) .NET Core
12 22 (16.18%) CSS
13 17 (12.50%) Aurelia
14 16 (11.76%) Kafka
14 16 (11.76%) XML
15 11 (8.09%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 23 (16.91%) Mobile App
2 7 (5.15%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (4.41%) Computer Science
3 6 (4.41%) Greenfield Project
4 4 (2.94%) Reinsurance
4 4 (2.94%) Replication
5 3 (2.21%) Client/Server
5 3 (2.21%) iPhone
5 3 (2.21%) N-Tier
5 3 (2.21%) User Experience
6 2 (1.47%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.74%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.74%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.74%) PKI
7 1 (0.74%) PlayStation
Operating Systems
1 27 (19.85%) Windows
2 16 (11.76%) Linux
3 5 (3.68%) Android
4 4 (2.94%) Unix
4 4 (2.94%) Windows Server
5 3 (2.21%) Windows Phone
6 2 (1.47%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.47%) Windows 10
6 2 (1.47%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (50.74%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (30.15%) User Stories
3 40 (29.41%) MVC
4 36 (26.47%) DevOps
5 35 (25.74%) TDD
6 34 (25.00%) OO
7 33 (24.26%) Software Engineering
8 28 (20.59%) Deployment Automation
9 25 (18.38%) Microservices
9 25 (18.38%) SOLID
10 23 (16.91%) Test Automation
11 22 (16.18%) Continuous Delivery
11 22 (16.18%) Continuous Integration
11 22 (16.18%) Mobile Optimisation
11 22 (16.18%) OWASP
11 22 (16.18%) Responsive Web Design
11 22 (16.18%) Secure Coding
11 22 (16.18%) Web Design
12 20 (14.71%) Business Intelligence
13 19 (13.97%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 77 (56.62%) C#
2 54 (39.71%) JavaScript
3 51 (37.50%) T-SQL
4 26 (19.12%) PowerShell
5 21 (15.44%) Java
6 18 (13.24%) TypeScript
7 11 (8.09%) C
7 11 (8.09%) C++
7 11 (8.09%) PHP
7 11 (8.09%) Python
8 9 (6.62%) PL/SQL
9 7 (5.15%) VB
10 6 (4.41%) Bash Shell
11 5 (3.68%) Delphi
12 3 (2.21%) Objective-C
12 3 (2.21%) Shell Script
13 2 (1.47%) VBScript
14 1 (0.74%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 13 (9.56%) Degree
2 9 (6.62%) DV Cleared
2 9 (6.62%) ISTQB
2 9 (6.62%) Security Cleared
3 3 (2.21%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (2.21%) ISEB
3 3 (2.21%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.47%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (1.47%) Sun Certification
5 1 (0.74%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (8.09%) QA
2 3 (2.21%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.74%) PMO
System Software
1 6 (4.41%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.94%) Hyper-V
2 4 (2.94%) Virtual Machines
2 4 (2.94%) VirtualBox
3 1 (0.74%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (4.41%) HP ALM
2 2 (1.47%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.47%) Puppet
3 1 (0.74%) Nagios
3 1 (0.74%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 57 (41.91%) Microsoft
2 17 (12.50%) New Relic
3 15 (11.03%) Oracle
4 9 (6.62%) Atlassian
4 9 (6.62%) Tableau
5 6 (4.41%) HP
6 5 (3.68%) BT
6 5 (3.68%) SAP
7 4 (2.94%) Sage
7 4 (2.94%) Xamarin
8 3 (2.21%) Borland
8 3 (2.21%) Cisco
8 3 (2.21%) Cognos
9 2 (1.47%) Rackspace
9 2 (1.47%) Twitter
10 1 (0.74%) ForgeRock
10 1 (0.74%) Google
10 1 (0.74%) Quark
10 1 (0.74%) VMware