The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 10 4 6
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +2
Permanent jobs citing SQL 220 300 362
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 18.36% 21.61% 19.82%
As % of the Programming Languages category 26.73% 34.32% 31.67%
Number of salaries quoted 192 257 293
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,400 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
SQL
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

Programming Languages Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
823 874 1143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 68.70% 62.97% 62.60%
Number of salaries quoted 709 772 941
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +8.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £31,250 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of job ads across the Cambridge region citing SQL as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

SQL
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

SQL Salary Trend in Cambridge

SQL
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016.

SQL Salary Histogram in Cambridge

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for SQL.

1 204 (42.50%) Agile Software Development
2 193 (40.21%) Java
3 175 (36.46%) JavaScript
4 158 (32.92%) C#
5 144 (30.00%) HTML
6 136 (28.33%) .NET
7 124 (25.83%) CSS
8 121 (25.21%) Degree
9 117 (24.38%) Oracle
10 116 (24.17%) SQL Server
10 116 (24.17%) Linux
10 116 (24.17%) OO
11 115 (23.96%) Software Engineering
12 101 (21.04%) Finance
13 96 (20.00%) Computer Science
14 88 (18.33%) XML
15 82 (17.08%) Unix
15 82 (17.08%) Microsoft
16 81 (16.88%) jQuery
17 78 (16.25%) MVC
18 74 (15.42%) QA
19 67 (13.96%) Web Services
20 57 (11.88%) Unit Testing
21 55 (11.46%) J2EE
22 53 (11.04%) Windows
22 53 (11.04%) Multithreading
23 52 (10.83%) Selenium
23 52 (10.83%) Perl
24 50 (10.42%) REST
25 49 (10.21%) SDLC

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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 39 (8.13%) Apache
2 33 (6.88%) Tomcat
3 30 (6.25%) WebLogic
4 12 (2.50%) JBoss
5 10 (2.08%) Smallworld
6 9 (1.88%) IIS
7 8 (1.67%) Apache Solr
7 8 (1.67%) Elasticsearch
7 8 (1.67%) SharePoint
8 6 (1.25%) MS Exchange
9 5 (1.04%) CMS
10 3 (0.63%) SharePoint 2010
11 2 (0.42%) Confluence
11 2 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2013
11 2 (0.42%) SAS
11 2 (0.42%) Skype for Business
12 1 (0.21%) Apache Spark
12 1 (0.21%) NServiceBus
12 1 (0.21%) WebSphere
12 1 (0.21%) WordPress
Applications
1 29 (6.04%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.04%) MS Office
3 2 (0.42%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (0.42%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (0.42%) SPSS
4 1 (0.21%) Mathcad
Business Applications
1 5 (1.04%) SDL Web 8
2 3 (0.63%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.42%) Magento
4 1 (0.21%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.21%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.21%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 18 (3.75%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (1.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (1.25%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (1.25%) Google Cloud Platform
4 5 (1.04%) SaaS
5 3 (0.63%) GitHub
6 2 (0.42%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 44 (9.17%) Internet
2 24 (5.00%) HTTP
3 21 (4.38%) TCP/IP
4 14 (2.92%) Wireless
5 13 (2.71%) DNS
6 12 (2.50%) Firewall
7 11 (2.29%) Intranet
8 9 (1.88%) VPN
9 8 (1.67%) SSL
10 7 (1.46%) DHCP
11 6 (1.25%) SAN
12 5 (1.04%) Cisco Nexus
13 4 (0.83%) VLAN
14 3 (0.63%) LAN
14 3 (0.63%) WAN
15 2 (0.42%) PPP
16 1 (0.21%) 3G
16 1 (0.21%) Bluetooth
16 1 (0.21%) IPsec
16 1 (0.21%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 116 (24.17%) SQL Server
2 26 (5.42%) Relational Database
3 21 (4.38%) MySQL
4 20 (4.17%) NoSQL
5 18 (3.75%) GIS
6 14 (2.92%) Big Data
6 14 (2.92%) PostgreSQL
6 14 (2.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 13 (2.71%) Oracle Database
8 12 (2.50%) QlikView
9 11 (2.29%) BusinessObjects
10 9 (1.88%) Hadoop
11 8 (1.67%) Apache Cassandra
11 8 (1.67%) RDBMS
11 8 (1.67%) SQL Server 2012
12 7 (1.46%) DB2
13 6 (1.25%) Crystal Reports
13 6 (1.25%) MongoDB
13 6 (1.25%) SQL Server 2008
14 5 (1.04%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 52 (10.83%) Selenium
2 45 (9.38%) JIRA
3 32 (6.67%) Visual Studio
4 27 (5.63%) Git (software)
5 23 (4.79%) Subversion
5 23 (4.79%) Team Foundation Server
6 21 (4.38%) NUnit
7 20 (4.17%) Eclipse
8 16 (3.33%) JUnit
9 8 (1.67%) TeamCity
9 8 (1.67%) WebDriver
10 7 (1.46%) Cucumber
11 6 (1.25%) HP UFT
11 6 (1.25%) Hudson
11 6 (1.25%) JBehave
11 6 (1.25%) Octopus Deploy
11 6 (1.25%) Ranorex
11 6 (1.25%) RSpec
12 5 (1.04%) Rhino Mocks
12 5 (1.04%) TestNG
General
1 101 (21.04%) Finance
2 34 (7.08%) Telecoms
3 21 (4.38%) Pharmaceutical
4 16 (3.33%) Banking
4 16 (3.33%) Billing
4 16 (3.33%) Retail
5 8 (1.67%) Games
6 4 (0.83%) Marketing
7 3 (0.63%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.42%) German Language
9 1 (0.21%) Advertising
9 1 (0.21%) Back Office
9 1 (0.21%) Electronics
9 1 (0.21%) Front Office
9 1 (0.21%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 233 (48.54%) Developer
2 64 (13.33%) C# Developer
3 63 (13.13%) Software Developer
4 58 (12.08%) Senior Developer
5 57 (11.88%) .NET Developer
6 55 (11.46%) Software Engineer
7 51 (10.63%) Java Developer
8 48 (10.00%) Architect
9 44 (9.17%) C# .NET Developer
10 34 (7.08%) Senior C# Developer
11 32 (6.67%) Java Engineer
12 30 (6.25%) C# Software Developer
13 29 (6.04%) Analyst
14 28 (5.83%) Senior Software Developer
15 27 (5.63%) SQL Developer
16 26 (5.42%) Applications Support
17 25 (5.21%) Graduate
18 24 (5.00%) Administrator
19 22 (4.58%) DBA
19 22 (4.58%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 144 (30.00%) HTML
2 136 (28.33%) .NET
3 124 (25.83%) CSS
4 88 (18.33%) XML
5 81 (16.88%) jQuery
6 67 (13.96%) Web Services
7 55 (11.46%) J2EE
8 50 (10.42%) REST
9 48 (10.00%) HTML5
10 46 (9.58%) .NET Framework
10 46 (9.58%) JSON
11 43 (8.96%) WCF
12 41 (8.54%) ASP.NET
12 41 (8.54%) Entity Framework
13 39 (8.13%) Ajax
14 38 (7.92%) LINQ
15 37 (7.71%) ASP.NET Web API
16 35 (7.29%) CSS3
17 32 (6.67%) XSLT
18 28 (5.83%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 96 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 49 (10.21%) Mathematics
3 48 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
4 33 (6.88%) Clustering
5 21 (4.38%) Fintech
6 20 (4.17%) Algorithms
6 20 (4.17%) iPad
7 18 (3.75%) Management Information System
8 17 (3.54%) Replication
8 17 (3.54%) User Experience
9 15 (3.13%) Visualisation
10 12 (2.50%) Physics
11 10 (2.08%) Life Science
11 10 (2.08%) Mobile App
12 9 (1.88%) Client/Server
12 9 (1.88%) Statistics
13 8 (1.67%) Informatics
14 7 (1.46%) Biology
14 7 (1.46%) Cryptography
15 6 (1.25%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 116 (24.17%) Linux
2 82 (17.08%) Unix
3 53 (11.04%) Windows
4 28 (5.83%) Oracle Linux
4 28 (5.83%) Solaris
5 26 (5.42%) Windows Server
6 11 (2.29%) Apple iOS
7 5 (1.04%) CentOS
8 4 (0.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (0.83%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (0.63%) Android
9 3 (0.63%) Ubuntu
9 3 (0.63%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (0.42%) Windows 7
10 2 (0.42%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.21%) Data ONTAP
11 1 (0.21%) Debian
11 1 (0.21%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 204 (42.50%) Agile Software Development
2 116 (24.17%) OO
3 115 (23.96%) Software Engineering
4 78 (16.25%) MVC
5 57 (11.88%) Unit Testing
6 53 (11.04%) Multithreading
7 49 (10.21%) Scrum
7 49 (10.21%) SDLC
8 48 (10.00%) TDD
9 42 (8.75%) Front End Development
10 36 (7.50%) CRM
11 34 (7.08%) Automated Testing
12 32 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
13 31 (6.46%) Load Balancing
14 28 (5.83%) User Stories
15 26 (5.42%) OOA/OOD
16 25 (5.21%) Analytics
17 24 (5.00%) OWASP
17 24 (5.00%) Test Automation
17 24 (5.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 193 (40.21%) Java
2 175 (36.46%) JavaScript
3 158 (32.92%) C#
4 52 (10.83%) Perl
5 45 (9.38%) C++
6 43 (8.96%) T-SQL
7 42 (8.75%) PL/SQL
7 42 (8.75%) Python
8 38 (7.92%) C
9 37 (7.71%) PHP
9 37 (7.71%) VB.NET
10 21 (4.38%) Bash Shell
11 17 (3.54%) VBA
12 16 (3.33%) PowerShell
12 16 (3.33%) Shell Script
13 10 (2.08%) Objective-C
14 9 (1.88%) Magik
15 8 (1.67%) Delphi
16 7 (1.46%) Ruby
17 6 (1.25%) R
Qualifications
1 121 (25.21%) Degree
2 13 (2.71%) ISEB
2 13 (2.71%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (2.29%) ISTQB
4 4 (0.83%) MCSE
5 3 (0.63%) CCNA
5 3 (0.63%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (0.63%) PhD
5 3 (0.63%) Security Cleared
6 2 (0.42%) AWS Certification
6 2 (0.42%) DV Cleared
6 2 (0.42%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (0.42%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.21%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 74 (15.42%) QA
2 5 (1.04%) WAI
3 4 (0.83%) SLA
4 2 (0.42%) ISO 9000
4 2 (0.42%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 22 (4.58%) Active Directory
2 10 (2.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (1.88%) vSphere
4 7 (1.46%) Oracle RAC
5 5 (1.04%) Hyper-V
6 4 (0.83%) XenApp
6 4 (0.83%) XenDesktop
7 3 (0.63%) Terminal Services
8 2 (0.42%) Docker
9 1 (0.21%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 1 (0.21%) KVM
9 1 (0.21%) Xen
9 1 (0.21%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (1.04%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (0.83%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.42%) Failover Clustering
3 2 (0.42%) Nagios
3 2 (0.42%) Puppet
3 2 (0.42%) SCCM
3 2 (0.42%) SCOM
4 1 (0.21%) Ansible
4 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (0.21%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 117 (24.38%) Oracle
2 82 (17.08%) Microsoft
3 28 (5.83%) Sun
4 19 (3.96%) VMware
5 14 (2.92%) WorldPay
6 9 (1.88%) Google
7 8 (1.67%) Veeam
8 7 (1.46%) Cisco
8 7 (1.46%) TOWER Software
9 6 (1.25%) Citrix
9 6 (1.25%) Facebook
10 5 (1.04%) EMC
11 4 (0.83%) Atlassian
11 4 (0.83%) Red Hat
11 4 (0.83%) SAP
12 3 (0.63%) Rackspace
12 3 (0.63%) Talend
13 2 (0.42%) Apple
13 2 (0.42%) New Relic
13 2 (0.42%) Zend
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Great Benefits & Prospects
Posted: 8 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
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Salary: to £55k + excellent benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
The One Group
Salary: £40k - 45k per year + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + bonuses and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
The One Group
Salary: £30k - 35k per year + Benifits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £45k DoE
Posted: 2 days ago
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Computer People
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits & Prospects
Posted: 2 days ago
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Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: to £45k DoE
Posted: 12 days ago
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EMBL
Salary: monthly salary starting at £2,507 after tax, plus mobility and other allowances where applicable
Posted: 7 days ago
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Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
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Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
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TRG
Salary: 50000-60000 Per Annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
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Salary: £33000 - £38000 per annum + Pension, Bonus Sceme
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago