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 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 14 4 6
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +2
Permanent jobs citing SQL 191 310 355
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 16.19% 21.20% 20.17%
As % of the Programming Languages category 23.61% 31.70% 32.84%
Number of salaries quoted 160 268 288
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £26,750 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
809 978 1081
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 68.56% 66.89% 61.42%
Number of salaries quoted 677 884 880
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 27 September 2016.

SQL Salary Histogram in Cambridge

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 27 September 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.

1 177 (40.78%) Agile Software Development
2 172 (39.63%) Java
3 153 (35.25%) JavaScript
4 138 (31.80%) C#
5 131 (30.18%) HTML
6 120 (27.65%) .NET
6 120 (27.65%) Degree
7 109 (25.12%) SQL Server
8 106 (24.42%) CSS
9 104 (23.96%) Finance
10 99 (22.81%) OO
11 98 (22.58%) Linux
11 98 (22.58%) Oracle
12 96 (22.12%) Software Engineering
13 92 (21.20%) Computer Science
14 80 (18.43%) Unix
15 73 (16.82%) jQuery
16 70 (16.13%) Microsoft
17 68 (15.67%) XML
18 64 (14.75%) MVC
19 61 (14.06%) Web Services
20 55 (12.67%) QA
21 53 (12.21%) J2EE
22 51 (11.75%) Windows
23 49 (11.29%) Multithreading
24 48 (11.06%) Analytical Skills
25 47 (10.83%) Scrum
26 46 (10.60%) Internet
27 45 (10.37%) Unit Testing
28 44 (10.14%) REST

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 (8.99%) Apache
2 35 (8.06%) Tomcat
3 32 (7.37%) WebLogic
4 13 (3.00%) JBoss
5 10 (2.30%) Smallworld
6 9 (2.07%) Confluence
6 9 (2.07%) IIS
7 8 (1.84%) Elasticsearch
8 7 (1.61%) Apache Solr
9 5 (1.15%) SharePoint
10 3 (0.69%) MS Exchange
10 3 (0.69%) WordPress
11 2 (0.46%) CMS
11 2 (0.46%) SAS
11 2 (0.46%) SharePoint 2010
11 2 (0.46%) Sitecore CMS
11 2 (0.46%) Skype for Business
11 2 (0.46%) Umbraco
12 1 (0.23%) Exchange Server 2013
12 1 (0.23%) OpenStack
Applications
1 21 (4.84%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.15%) MS Office
3 2 (0.46%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (0.46%) SPSS
4 1 (0.23%) Mathcad
4 1 (0.23%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (0.92%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (0.92%) Magento
2 2 (0.46%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.23%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.23%) Infor M3
3 1 (0.23%) Movex
3 1 (0.23%) SAP Business One
3 1 (0.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 21 (4.84%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (2.07%) GitHub
2 9 (2.07%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (1.38%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (0.92%) Google Cloud Platform
4 4 (0.92%) SaaS
5 2 (0.46%) Office 365
6 1 (0.23%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 1 (0.23%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.23%) Amazon ELB
6 1 (0.23%) DigitalOcean
6 1 (0.23%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 46 (10.60%) Internet
2 22 (5.07%) TCP/IP
3 21 (4.84%) HTTP
4 13 (3.00%) Wireless
5 11 (2.53%) Intranet
6 10 (2.30%) DNS
6 10 (2.30%) Firewall
6 10 (2.30%) SSL
7 8 (1.84%) DHCP
7 8 (1.84%) VPN
8 6 (1.38%) Cisco Nexus
9 5 (1.15%) SAN
10 2 (0.46%) IPv6
10 2 (0.46%) LAN
10 2 (0.46%) PPP
10 2 (0.46%) VLAN
10 2 (0.46%) WAN
11 1 (0.23%) Bluetooth
11 1 (0.23%) Kerberos
11 1 (0.23%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 109 (25.12%) SQL Server
2 22 (5.07%) Relational Database
3 21 (4.84%) NoSQL
4 19 (4.38%) Big Data
5 18 (4.15%) GIS
5 18 (4.15%) MySQL
5 18 (4.15%) PostgreSQL
6 16 (3.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 13 (3.00%) Apache Cassandra
7 13 (3.00%) Hadoop
7 13 (3.00%) Oracle Database
8 12 (2.76%) BusinessObjects
8 12 (2.76%) QlikView
9 11 (2.53%) MongoDB
10 10 (2.30%) SQL Server 2012
11 7 (1.61%) SQL Server 2008
12 6 (1.38%) Crystal Reports
12 6 (1.38%) DB2
12 6 (1.38%) HBase
12 6 (1.38%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 40 (9.22%) JIRA
2 36 (8.29%) Selenium
3 27 (6.22%) Visual Studio
4 21 (4.84%) Git (software)
5 19 (4.38%) Subversion
5 19 (4.38%) Team Foundation Server
6 16 (3.69%) NUnit
7 13 (3.00%) Eclipse
8 12 (2.76%) JUnit
9 8 (1.84%) WebDriver
10 6 (1.38%) Rhino Mocks
11 5 (1.15%) TestNG
12 4 (0.92%) Hudson
12 4 (0.92%) TeamCity
13 3 (0.69%) Jenkins
13 3 (0.69%) MSBuild
13 3 (0.69%) Octopus Deploy
13 3 (0.69%) Talend Open Studio
14 2 (0.46%) Ant
14 2 (0.46%) CruiseControl
General
1 104 (23.96%) Finance
2 30 (6.91%) Telecoms
3 16 (3.69%) Billing
4 14 (3.23%) Banking
5 13 (3.00%) Pharmaceutical
6 8 (1.84%) Retail
7 7 (1.61%) Marketing
8 4 (0.92%) German Language
9 3 (0.69%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.46%) Games
11 1 (0.23%) Back Office
11 1 (0.23%) Electronics
11 1 (0.23%) Front Office
11 1 (0.23%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 218 (50.23%) Developer
2 59 (13.59%) C# Developer
3 55 (12.67%) Software Developer
4 49 (11.29%) .NET Developer
4 49 (11.29%) Software Engineer
5 46 (10.60%) Senior Developer
6 45 (10.37%) Java Developer
7 41 (9.45%) Architect
8 40 (9.22%) C# .NET Developer
9 30 (6.91%) SQL Developer
10 29 (6.68%) Analyst
11 25 (5.76%) C# Software Developer
11 25 (5.76%) Java Engineer
11 25 (5.76%) Senior C# Developer
12 24 (5.53%) Applications Support
13 23 (5.30%) Administrator
13 23 (5.30%) DBA
14 21 (4.84%) Senior Software Developer
15 19 (4.38%) Programmer
15 19 (4.38%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 131 (30.18%) HTML
2 120 (27.65%) .NET
3 106 (24.42%) CSS
4 73 (16.82%) jQuery
5 68 (15.67%) XML
6 61 (14.06%) Web Services
7 53 (12.21%) J2EE
8 44 (10.14%) REST
9 43 (9.91%) HTML5
10 39 (8.99%) ASP.NET
11 36 (8.29%) JSON
12 34 (7.83%) .NET Framework
12 34 (7.83%) WCF
13 33 (7.60%) CSS3
14 30 (6.91%) LINQ
15 29 (6.68%) ASP.NET Web API
15 29 (6.68%) Entity Framework
16 27 (6.22%) Ajax
16 27 (6.22%) J2SE
16 27 (6.22%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 92 (21.20%) Computer Science
2 48 (11.06%) Analytical Skills
3 38 (8.76%) Mathematics
4 28 (6.45%) Clustering
5 19 (4.38%) Management Information System
6 15 (3.46%) iPad
6 15 (3.46%) Replication
7 14 (3.23%) Fintech
7 14 (3.23%) User Experience
7 14 (3.23%) Visualisation
8 13 (3.00%) Algorithms
8 13 (3.00%) Biology
9 10 (2.30%) Mobile App
10 8 (1.84%) Life Science
10 8 (1.84%) Physics
11 7 (1.61%) Client/Server
11 7 (1.61%) Informatics
12 6 (1.38%) Data Structures
12 6 (1.38%) Driving Licence
13 5 (1.15%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 98 (22.58%) Linux
2 80 (18.43%) Unix
3 51 (11.75%) Windows
4 27 (6.22%) Oracle Linux
4 27 (6.22%) Solaris
5 21 (4.84%) Windows Server
6 12 (2.76%) Apple iOS
7 5 (1.15%) CentOS
8 4 (0.92%) Android
8 4 (0.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (0.92%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (0.69%) Ubuntu
9 3 (0.69%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (0.46%) Debian
11 1 (0.23%) Data ONTAP
11 1 (0.23%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.23%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 177 (40.78%) Agile Software Development
2 99 (22.81%) OO
3 96 (22.12%) Software Engineering
4 64 (14.75%) MVC
5 49 (11.29%) Multithreading
6 47 (10.83%) Scrum
7 45 (10.37%) Unit Testing
8 41 (9.45%) TDD
9 36 (8.29%) CRM
10 34 (7.83%) SDLC
11 32 (7.37%) Front End Development
11 32 (7.37%) Load Balancing
12 27 (6.22%) Continuous Integration
13 25 (5.76%) Automated Testing
13 25 (5.76%) OOA/OOD
14 24 (5.53%) Business Intelligence
15 23 (5.30%) OWASP
15 23 (5.30%) UML
16 22 (5.07%) Analytics
16 22 (5.07%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 172 (39.63%) Java
2 153 (35.25%) JavaScript
3 138 (31.80%) C#
4 42 (9.68%) C++
5 39 (8.99%) Perl
6 35 (8.06%) Python
6 35 (8.06%) VB.NET
7 34 (7.83%) PHP
7 34 (7.83%) PL/SQL
8 32 (7.37%) C
8 32 (7.37%) T-SQL
9 18 (4.15%) Bash Shell
9 18 (4.15%) PowerShell
10 16 (3.69%) VBA
11 13 (3.00%) Shell Script
12 12 (2.76%) Objective-C
13 9 (2.07%) Magik
14 6 (1.38%) R
14 6 (1.38%) Ruby
15 5 (1.15%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 120 (27.65%) Degree
2 12 (2.76%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (2.30%) ISEB
4 9 (2.07%) ISTQB
5 3 (0.69%) PhD
5 3 (0.69%) Security Cleared
6 2 (0.46%) AWS Certification
6 2 (0.46%) DV Cleared
6 2 (0.46%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (0.46%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.23%) CCNA
7 1 (0.23%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.23%) MCP
7 1 (0.23%) MCSE
7 1 (0.23%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 55 (12.67%) QA
2 4 (0.92%) WAI
3 3 (0.69%) PCI DSS
3 3 (0.69%) SLA
4 2 (0.46%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 15 (3.46%) Active Directory
2 10 (2.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (1.84%) vSphere
4 7 (1.61%) Oracle RAC
5 5 (1.15%) Hyper-V
5 5 (1.15%) XenApp
5 5 (1.15%) XenDesktop
6 4 (0.92%) Docker
7 2 (0.46%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 2 (0.46%) KVM
8 1 (0.23%) etcd
8 1 (0.23%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.23%) Xen
8 1 (0.23%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (1.15%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (0.92%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.46%) Failover Clustering
3 2 (0.46%) Nagios
3 2 (0.46%) Puppet
3 2 (0.46%) SCCM
3 2 (0.46%) SCOM
4 1 (0.23%) Ansible
4 1 (0.23%) Consul
4 1 (0.23%) Grafana
4 1 (0.23%) Graphite
4 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (0.23%) rkt
4 1 (0.23%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 98 (22.58%) Oracle
2 70 (16.13%) Microsoft
3 27 (6.22%) Sun
4 17 (3.92%) VMware
5 9 (2.07%) Veeam
6 8 (1.84%) Cisco
7 7 (1.61%) Google
7 7 (1.61%) SAP
8 6 (1.38%) Citrix
8 6 (1.38%) EMC
8 6 (1.38%) Facebook
8 6 (1.38%) WorldPay
9 4 (0.92%) Atlassian
9 4 (0.92%) Red Hat
10 3 (0.69%) Rackspace
10 3 (0.69%) Talend
10 3 (0.69%) TOWER Software
11 2 (0.46%) New Relic
11 2 (0.46%) Tableau
11 2 (0.46%) TIBCO
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Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
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Salary: £60k to £75k + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
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Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Interview slots available!
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £35k - 45k per year
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