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

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 6 4 4
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL 262 317 415
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 21.01% 22.25% 22.15%
As % of the Programming Languages category 30.01% 33.62% 32.96%
Number of salaries quoted 217 267 356
Median salary £41,500 £42,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.19% -1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £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
873 943 1259
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 70.01% 66.18% 67.18%
Number of salaries quoted 775 843 1085
Median salary £45,000 £44,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

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 May 2016.

SQL Salary Histogram in Cambridge

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 27 May 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.

1 263 (48.70%) Agile Software Development
2 202 (37.41%) C#
3 189 (35.00%) .NET
4 185 (34.26%) JavaScript
5 184 (34.07%) Java
6 179 (33.15%) HTML
7 161 (29.81%) Software Engineering
8 148 (27.41%) XML
9 145 (26.85%) CSS
10 142 (26.30%) Degree
11 128 (23.70%) Linux
12 123 (22.78%) Oracle
13 116 (21.48%) jQuery
14 112 (20.74%) SQL Server
15 110 (20.37%) OO
16 109 (20.19%) Computer Science
17 107 (19.81%) MVC
18 86 (15.93%) QA
19 81 (15.00%) Microsoft
20 80 (14.81%) Windows
21 79 (14.63%) ASP.NET
22 73 (13.52%) Web Services
23 72 (13.33%) HTML5
24 71 (13.15%) SDLC
25 67 (12.41%) REST
25 67 (12.41%) Unit Testing
26 66 (12.22%) .NET Framework
27 65 (12.04%) Scrum
28 63 (11.67%) Mathematics
29 61 (11.30%) Finance

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 38 (7.04%) Apache
2 29 (5.37%) Tomcat
3 23 (4.26%) CMS
4 19 (3.52%) JBoss
4 19 (3.52%) WebLogic
5 13 (2.41%) IIS
6 10 (1.85%) SharePoint
7 9 (1.67%) MS Exchange
7 9 (1.67%) WebSphere
8 8 (1.48%) BizTalk Server
9 7 (1.30%) Elasticsearch
10 5 (0.93%) Apache Solr
10 5 (0.93%) Documentum
10 5 (0.93%) Node.js
10 5 (0.93%) SharePoint 2010
11 4 (0.74%) Facebook Platform
12 3 (0.56%) Smallworld
13 2 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2013
14 1 (0.19%) Apache Pig
14 1 (0.19%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 34 (6.30%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.74%) MS Office
3 2 (0.37%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 15 (2.78%) SDL Web 8
2 4 (0.74%) Magento
3 3 (0.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.37%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (0.37%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.30%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (0.93%) Google Cloud Platform
2 5 (0.93%) SaaS
3 4 (0.74%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (0.74%) GitHub
3 4 (0.74%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.19%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 31 (5.74%) HTTP
2 28 (5.19%) DNS
3 24 (4.44%) Internet
4 13 (2.41%) Firewall
5 10 (1.85%) VPN
6 9 (1.67%) TCP/IP
7 7 (1.30%) SSL
7 7 (1.30%) VLAN
7 7 (1.30%) Wireless
8 5 (0.93%) LAN
8 5 (0.93%) WAN
9 4 (0.74%) SAN
9 4 (0.74%) Wireshark
10 3 (0.56%) DHCP
10 3 (0.56%) SMTP
11 2 (0.37%) Cisco Nexus
11 2 (0.37%) HTTPS
11 2 (0.37%) Intranet
12 1 (0.19%) Bluetooth
12 1 (0.19%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 112 (20.74%) SQL Server
2 44 (8.15%) Relational Database
3 22 (4.07%) MySQL
4 21 (3.89%) NoSQL
5 20 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
6 18 (3.33%) PostgreSQL
7 17 (3.15%) Oracle Database
8 16 (2.96%) SQL Server 2012
9 15 (2.78%) RDBMS
10 10 (1.85%) DB2
10 10 (1.85%) GIS
11 8 (1.48%) Data Mining
12 7 (1.30%) Big Data
12 7 (1.30%) Oracle Database 11g
13 6 (1.11%) Oracle Database 12c
13 6 (1.11%) SQL Server 2005
14 5 (0.93%) BusinessObjects
14 5 (0.93%) MongoDB
15 4 (0.74%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 4 (0.74%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 56 (10.37%) Selenium
2 50 (9.26%) JIRA
3 40 (7.41%) Git (software)
3 40 (7.41%) Visual Studio
4 31 (5.74%) Eclipse
5 25 (4.63%) Team Foundation Server
6 24 (4.44%) Subversion
7 19 (3.52%) NUnit
8 13 (2.41%) HP UFT
8 13 (2.41%) TeamCity
9 12 (2.22%) Hudson
9 12 (2.22%) Maven
9 12 (2.22%) Octopus Deploy
10 10 (1.85%) Jenkins
11 9 (1.67%) Sonatype Nexus
12 8 (1.48%) Cucumber
12 8 (1.48%) JBehave
12 8 (1.48%) Ranorex
12 8 (1.48%) RSpec
13 7 (1.30%) JUnit
General
1 61 (11.30%) Finance
2 27 (5.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 24 (4.44%) Telecoms
4 16 (2.96%) Retail
5 11 (2.04%) Games
6 10 (1.85%) Banking
7 6 (1.11%) Billing
7 6 (1.11%) Manufacturing
8 5 (0.93%) Electronics
8 5 (0.93%) Marketing
8 5 (0.93%) Publishing
9 1 (0.19%) Advertising
9 1 (0.19%) Local Government
9 1 (0.19%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 257 (47.59%) Developer
2 99 (18.33%) Senior Developer
3 67 (12.41%) C# Developer
3 67 (12.41%) Software Developer
4 61 (11.30%) Java Developer
5 60 (11.11%) .NET Developer
6 57 (10.56%) Software Engineer
7 47 (8.70%) C# .NET Developer
8 44 (8.15%) Senior C# Developer
9 42 (7.78%) Senior .NET Developer
10 41 (7.59%) Architect
10 41 (7.59%) Graduate
11 37 (6.85%) Senior C# .NET Developer
12 35 (6.48%) Senior Software Developer
12 35 (6.48%) Test Engineer
12 35 (6.48%) Web Developer
13 33 (6.11%) SQL Developer
14 32 (5.93%) C# Software Developer
15 27 (5.00%) Agile Developer
16 26 (4.81%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 189 (35.00%) .NET
2 179 (33.15%) HTML
3 148 (27.41%) XML
4 145 (26.85%) CSS
5 116 (21.48%) jQuery
6 79 (14.63%) ASP.NET
7 73 (13.52%) Web Services
8 72 (13.33%) HTML5
9 67 (12.41%) REST
10 66 (12.22%) .NET Framework
11 58 (10.74%) J2EE
11 58 (10.74%) WCF
12 56 (10.37%) Entity Framework
13 55 (10.19%) JSON
13 55 (10.19%) SOAP
14 49 (9.07%) LINQ
15 48 (8.89%) XSLT
16 44 (8.15%) Ajax
17 40 (7.41%) ASP.NET Web API
17 40 (7.41%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 109 (20.19%) Computer Science
2 63 (11.67%) Mathematics
3 51 (9.44%) Analytical Skills
4 27 (5.00%) Algorithms
4 27 (5.00%) Clustering
5 26 (4.81%) Client/Server
6 25 (4.63%) Physics
7 24 (4.44%) User Experience
8 23 (4.26%) PKI
9 22 (4.07%) Fintech
10 20 (3.70%) iPad
11 16 (2.96%) Life Science
11 16 (2.96%) Mobile App
11 16 (2.96%) Replication
12 12 (2.22%) Management Information System
13 10 (1.85%) Enterprise Software
13 10 (1.85%) Statistics
14 7 (1.30%) Cryptography
15 6 (1.11%) Informatics
16 5 (0.93%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 128 (23.70%) Linux
2 80 (14.81%) Windows
3 46 (8.52%) Windows Server
4 45 (8.33%) Unix
5 19 (3.52%) Oracle Linux
5 19 (3.52%) Solaris
6 12 (2.22%) Apple iOS
7 7 (1.30%) CentOS
7 7 (1.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (1.11%) Android
9 5 (0.93%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (0.37%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.19%) Data ONTAP
11 1 (0.19%) MVS
11 1 (0.19%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.19%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 263 (48.70%) Agile Software Development
2 161 (29.81%) Software Engineering
3 110 (20.37%) OO
4 107 (19.81%) MVC
5 71 (13.15%) SDLC
6 67 (12.41%) Unit Testing
7 65 (12.04%) Scrum
8 58 (10.74%) Front End Development
9 56 (10.37%) TDD
10 44 (8.15%) Automated Testing
11 43 (7.96%) Web Development
12 39 (7.22%) ITIL
13 37 (6.85%) Multithreading
14 32 (5.93%) User Stories
15 31 (5.74%) CRM
16 30 (5.56%) Kanban
17 26 (4.81%) Analytics
17 26 (4.81%) Software Architecture
18 24 (4.44%) Continuous Integration
18 24 (4.44%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 202 (37.41%) C#
2 185 (34.26%) JavaScript
3 184 (34.07%) Java
4 59 (10.93%) C++
5 55 (10.19%) Perl
6 51 (9.44%) T-SQL
6 51 (9.44%) VB.NET
7 50 (9.26%) Python
8 42 (7.78%) PL/SQL
9 26 (4.81%) PHP
10 24 (4.44%) C
11 22 (4.07%) Bash Shell
12 19 (3.52%) Shell Script
13 13 (2.41%) PowerShell
14 12 (2.22%) Delphi
15 10 (1.85%) Ruby
16 7 (1.30%) VBA
17 6 (1.11%) Objective-C
18 4 (0.74%) Lua
19 3 (0.56%) Scala
Qualifications
1 142 (26.30%) Degree
2 27 (5.00%) ISEB
3 12 (2.22%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (2.04%) ISTQB
5 7 (1.30%) MCSE
6 6 (1.11%) CCNA
6 6 (1.11%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (0.74%) LPIC
7 4 (0.74%) RHCE
8 2 (0.37%) HNC
8 2 (0.37%) HND
8 2 (0.37%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (0.37%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 86 (15.93%) QA
2 8 (1.48%) SLA
3 5 (0.93%) WAI
4 2 (0.37%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 44 (8.15%) Active Directory
2 9 (1.67%) Oracle RAC
3 8 (1.48%) vSphere
4 7 (1.30%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (1.11%) Terminal Services
6 5 (0.93%) Xen
7 4 (0.74%) iptables
7 4 (0.74%) KVM
7 4 (0.74%) Postfix
8 2 (0.37%) XenApp
8 2 (0.37%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.19%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 1 (0.19%) Docker
9 1 (0.19%) Hyper-V
9 1 (0.19%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 11 (2.04%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (1.48%) SCOM
3 5 (0.93%) HP Quality Center
4 4 (0.74%) HAProxy
5 3 (0.56%) Data Guard
5 3 (0.56%) Puppet
6 2 (0.37%) Ansible
6 2 (0.37%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 2 (0.37%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (0.19%) CFEngine
7 1 (0.19%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 123 (22.78%) Oracle
2 81 (15.00%) Microsoft
3 23 (4.26%) Sun
4 19 (3.52%) WorldPay
5 17 (3.15%) VMware
6 10 (1.85%) SAP
6 10 (1.85%) TOWER Software
7 9 (1.67%) Facebook
8 8 (1.48%) IBM
9 7 (1.30%) Red Hat
10 6 (1.11%) Google
11 5 (0.93%) Citrix
12 4 (0.74%) DevExpress
13 3 (0.56%) Atlassian
13 3 (0.56%) Perforce
13 3 (0.56%) Rackspace
13 3 (0.56%) Twitter
13 3 (0.56%) Veeam
14 2 (0.37%) IFS
14 2 (0.37%) New Relic
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Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
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Salary: £42000 - £50000 per annum
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Salary: 35k-45k + benefits inc pension scheme, Share Options 25 days holiday
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Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + benfits
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Salary: to £50k DoE + top benefits
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