Period
to 20 January 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 20 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
East of England > Suffolk
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 7 2 8
Rank change year-on-year -5 +6 -2
Permanent jobs citing SQL 115 257 145
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 22.86% 30.70% 15.69%
As % of the Programming Languages category 40.07% 49.71% 28.43%
Number of salaries quoted 108 235 130
Suffolk median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +10.29% -2.86%
10th Percentile £27,500 £24,000 £21,000
90th Percentile £53,750 £60,000 £65,000
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

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 287 517 510
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 57.06% 61.77% 55.19%
Number of salaries quoted 262 443 449
Suffolk median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -2.60% +2.67%
10th Percentile £26,825 £25,300 £19,750
90th Percentile £58,625 £60,000 £57,500
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% 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 20 January 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 20 January 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 66 £42,500 +6.25% 15
Bury St Edmunds -2 21 £35,000 -6.67% 4
Stowmarket -10 7 £37,500 +25.00% 1
Woodbridge -1 2 £43,750 +2.94% 2
Newmarket +7 1 £45,000 +50.00% 1
SQL
East of England

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, IT jobs citing SQL 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.

1 60 (52.17%) SQL Server
2 51 (44.35%) C#
3 46 (40.00%) .NET
3 46 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 43 (37.39%) JavaScript
5 42 (36.52%) HTML
6 38 (33.04%) CSS
7 33 (28.70%) T-SQL
8 30 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
9 28 (24.35%) HTML5
10 27 (23.48%) ASP.NET
11 26 (22.61%) jQuery
12 25 (21.74%) AngularJS
13 23 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
14 22 (19.13%) MVC
14 22 (19.13%) Web Services
14 22 (19.13%) WCF
15 20 (17.39%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 20 (17.39%) CSS3
16 18 (15.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 18 (15.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 17 (14.78%) Web Development
17 17 (14.78%) Finance
17 17 (14.78%) Scrum
18 16 (13.91%) Java
18 16 (13.91%) OO
18 16 (13.91%) Unit Testing
18 16 (13.91%) JSON
19 15 (13.04%) JIRA
19 15 (13.04%) Subversion

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 8 (6.96%) IIS
2 5 (4.35%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.61%) CMS
3 3 (2.61%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (2.61%) Kentico
3 3 (2.61%) Sitecore CMS
3 3 (2.61%) Umbraco
4 2 (1.74%) Apache
4 2 (1.74%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (1.74%) SAS
5 1 (0.87%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.87%) Jetty
5 1 (0.87%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (1.74%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.87%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.87%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (5.22%) Dynamics NAV
2 5 (4.35%) Unit4 Business World
3 4 (3.48%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (3.48%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (3.48%) NetSuite
3 4 (3.48%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (3.48%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 13 (11.30%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (6.09%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (3.48%) FinancialForce
4 1 (0.87%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.87%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.87%) IaaS
4 1 (0.87%) Office 365
4 1 (0.87%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.35%) DNS
2 3 (2.61%) Intranet
3 2 (1.74%) DHCP
3 2 (1.74%) SMS
3 2 (1.74%) SSL
3 2 (1.74%) VoIP
4 1 (0.87%) Firewall
4 1 (0.87%) FTP
4 1 (0.87%) PBX
4 1 (0.87%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (0.87%) SAN
4 1 (0.87%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (52.17%) SQL Server
2 18 (15.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 18 (15.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 12 (10.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 7 (6.09%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (6.09%) MySQL
5 5 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (3.48%) Oracle Database
6 4 (3.48%) Oracle Database 11g
6 4 (3.48%) Power BI
6 4 (3.48%) SAP HANA
7 3 (2.61%) MongoDB
7 3 (2.61%) OLAP
7 3 (2.61%) OLTP
7 3 (2.61%) QlikView
7 3 (2.61%) Relational Database
8 2 (1.74%) Big Data
8 2 (1.74%) Looker
8 2 (1.74%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (1.74%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 15 (13.04%) JIRA
1 15 (13.04%) Subversion
2 8 (6.96%) Visual Studio
3 7 (6.09%) Git (software)
4 5 (4.35%) Selenium
5 4 (3.48%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 4 (3.48%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (2.61%) gulp
7 2 (1.74%) JMeter
7 2 (1.74%) Octopus Deploy
7 2 (1.74%) SoapUI
7 2 (1.74%) TeamCity
7 2 (1.74%) Toad
8 1 (0.87%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.87%) IntelliJ
8 1 (0.87%) LoadUI
8 1 (0.87%) Mercurial
8 1 (0.87%) NetBeans
8 1 (0.87%) NUnit
8 1 (0.87%) WebDriver
General
1 17 (14.78%) Finance
2 11 (9.57%) Advertising
3 4 (3.48%) Manufacturing
4 3 (2.61%) Games
5 2 (1.74%) Retail
5 2 (1.74%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.87%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 61 (53.04%) Developer
2 30 (26.09%) C# Developer
3 27 (23.48%) Software Developer
4 26 (22.61%) .NET Developer
5 23 (20.00%) Analyst
6 22 (19.13%) C# .NET Developer
7 21 (18.26%) ASP.NET Developer
7 21 (18.26%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 20 (17.39%) SQL Developer
9 17 (14.78%) C# Software Developer
10 15 (13.04%) Software Engineer
11 13 (11.30%) .NET Software Developer
11 13 (11.30%) Developer/Software Engineer
12 12 (10.43%) .NET Software Engineer
12 12 (10.43%) C# Software Engineer
12 12 (10.43%) Web Developer
13 8 (6.96%) C# Web Developer
13 8 (6.96%) DBA
13 8 (6.96%) HTML Developer
13 8 (6.96%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (40.00%) .NET
2 42 (36.52%) HTML
3 38 (33.04%) CSS
4 28 (24.35%) HTML5
5 27 (23.48%) ASP.NET
6 26 (22.61%) jQuery
7 25 (21.74%) AngularJS
8 23 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
9 22 (19.13%) WCF
9 22 (19.13%) Web Services
10 20 (17.39%) CSS3
10 20 (17.39%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 16 (13.91%) JSON
12 15 (13.04%) Sass
13 13 (11.30%) REST
13 13 (11.30%) XML
14 12 (10.43%) Ajax
14 12 (10.43%) LESS
15 10 (8.70%) KnockoutJS
16 9 (7.83%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 12 (10.43%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (5.22%) Replication
3 5 (4.35%) User Experience
4 4 (3.48%) Clustering
5 3 (2.61%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.74%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.74%) Fintech
7 1 (0.87%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.87%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.87%) Equities
7 1 (0.87%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.87%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 8 (6.96%) Linux
2 6 (5.22%) Windows
3 4 (3.48%) Android
4 2 (1.74%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.74%) Unix
4 2 (1.74%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.87%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.87%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (19.13%) MVC
3 17 (14.78%) Scrum
3 17 (14.78%) Web Development
4 16 (13.91%) OO
4 16 (13.91%) Unit Testing
5 15 (13.04%) Business Intelligence
5 15 (13.04%) Software Engineering
5 15 (13.04%) SOLID
6 14 (12.17%) Collaborative Working
7 12 (10.43%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
7 12 (10.43%) Waterfall
8 11 (9.57%) ETL
9 10 (8.70%) ERP
10 9 (7.83%) CRM
10 9 (7.83%) ITIL
10 9 (7.83%) Test Automation
11 8 (6.96%) E-Commerce
12 7 (6.09%) Mobile Development
13 6 (5.22%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 51 (44.35%) C#
2 43 (37.39%) JavaScript
3 33 (28.70%) T-SQL
4 16 (13.91%) Java
5 7 (6.09%) PL/SQL
5 7 (6.09%) PowerShell
6 3 (2.61%) PHP
6 3 (2.61%) VBScript
7 2 (1.74%) C
7 2 (1.74%) Python
7 2 (1.74%) VB
7 2 (1.74%) VBA
8 1 (0.87%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.87%) Elixir
8 1 (0.87%) Erlang
8 1 (0.87%) Groovy
8 1 (0.87%) Perl
8 1 (0.87%) Ruby
8 1 (0.87%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 14 (12.17%) Degree
2 9 (7.83%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.74%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (1.74%) DV Cleared
3 2 (1.74%) ISEB
3 2 (1.74%) ISTQB
3 2 (1.74%) MCTS
3 2 (1.74%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.74%) Sun Certification
4 1 (0.87%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (10.43%) QA
2 6 (5.22%) SLA
3 2 (1.74%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (2.61%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (1.74%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.87%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.87%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.87%) Grafana
1 1 (0.87%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (0.87%) Nagios
1 1 (0.87%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 1 (0.87%) WSUS
Vendors
1 46 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (7.83%) Oracle
3 4 (3.48%) Epicor
3 4 (3.48%) IFS
3 4 (3.48%) Infor
3 4 (3.48%) JD Edwards
3 4 (3.48%) Sage
3 4 (3.48%) Salesforce.com
3 4 (3.48%) SAP
3 4 (3.48%) Xero
4 3 (2.61%) Cloudera
4 3 (2.61%) Rackspace
4 3 (2.61%) Sitecore
4 3 (2.61%) Tableau
4 3 (2.61%) Twitter
5 2 (1.74%) Atlassian
5 2 (1.74%) Sun
6 1 (0.87%) HP
6 1 (0.87%) NetApp
6 1 (0.87%) Splunk