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 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL (Structured Query Language)
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 13 8 3
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -5
Permanent jobs citing SQL 225 280 352
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 18.81% 18.70% 22.08%
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.42% 31.25% 33.24%
Number of salaries quoted 203 213 303
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
885 896 1059
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 74.00% 59.85% 66.44%
Number of salaries quoted 748 734 891
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,050 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 21 February 2017.

SQL Salary Histogram in Cambridge

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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.

1 172 (41.55%) JavaScript
2 161 (38.89%) Java
3 144 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
4 138 (33.33%) C#
5 121 (29.23%) .NET
6 120 (28.99%) HTML
7 118 (28.50%) Degree
8 98 (23.67%) Linux
9 97 (23.43%) CSS
10 87 (21.01%) jQuery
11 84 (20.29%) Software Engineering
12 81 (19.57%) Finance
13 80 (19.32%) SQL Server
14 77 (18.60%) Computer Science
15 71 (17.15%) Windows
16 69 (16.67%) MVC
17 68 (16.43%) XML
18 63 (15.22%) ASP.NET
18 63 (15.22%) Web Services
19 61 (14.73%) Microsoft
20 60 (14.49%) Python
21 58 (14.01%) MySQL
21 58 (14.01%) Oracle
21 58 (14.01%) Mathematics
22 52 (12.56%) Unix
23 51 (12.32%) HTML5
24 50 (12.08%) Web Development
25 46 (11.11%) Perl
26 40 (9.66%) PHP
27 38 (9.18%) Scrum

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 32 (7.73%) Tomcat
2 30 (7.25%) Apache
3 22 (5.31%) WebLogic
4 14 (3.38%) JBoss
5 13 (3.14%) WordPress
6 10 (2.42%) CMS
6 10 (2.42%) MS Exchange
7 9 (2.17%) Drupal
8 8 (1.93%) IIS
8 8 (1.93%) SharePoint
9 7 (1.69%) Confluence
10 4 (0.97%) Apache Spark
10 4 (0.97%) Elasticsearch
11 3 (0.72%) Sitecore CMS
11 3 (0.72%) Umbraco
12 2 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2007
12 2 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2010
12 2 (0.48%) SAS
12 2 (0.48%) WebSphere
12 2 (0.48%) WildFly
Applications
1 31 (7.49%) MS Excel
2 9 (2.17%) Photoshop
3 5 (1.21%) MS Office
4 3 (0.72%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.48%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.48%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 6 (1.45%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.97%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (0.97%) Dynamics NAV
2 4 (0.97%) Oracle BPM
2 4 (0.97%) SAP Business One
3 3 (0.72%) Magento
4 2 (0.48%) Infor M3
4 2 (0.48%) Movex
5 1 (0.24%) SAP CO
5 1 (0.24%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.24%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (0.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 17 (4.11%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (2.66%) GitHub
2 11 (2.66%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (1.69%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (1.21%) Office 365
5 4 (0.97%) Amazon S3
5 4 (0.97%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (0.97%) Route 53
5 4 (0.97%) Twilio
6 2 (0.48%) Amazon SQS
6 2 (0.48%) SaaS
7 1 (0.24%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 1 (0.24%) Amazon ELB
7 1 (0.24%) DigitalOcean
7 1 (0.24%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 27 (6.52%) HTTP
2 25 (6.04%) Internet
3 13 (3.14%) DNS
4 12 (2.90%) TCP/IP
5 10 (2.42%) DHCP
6 7 (1.69%) Firewall
7 5 (1.21%) SSL
7 5 (1.21%) VPN
8 4 (0.97%) NFC
8 4 (0.97%) SMPP
8 4 (0.97%) SMS
9 3 (0.72%) Cisco ASA
9 3 (0.72%) LDAP
9 3 (0.72%) SAN
10 2 (0.48%) Cisco IOS
10 2 (0.48%) Cisco Nexus
10 2 (0.48%) Cisco PIX
10 2 (0.48%) Wireless
10 2 (0.48%) ZigBee
11 1 (0.24%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (19.32%) SQL Server
2 58 (14.01%) MySQL
3 32 (7.73%) Relational Database
4 25 (6.04%) NoSQL
5 14 (3.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 13 (3.14%) PostgreSQL
7 12 (2.90%) Big Data
7 12 (2.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 10 (2.42%) BusinessObjects
8 10 (2.42%) MongoDB
8 10 (2.42%) Oracle BI EE
9 9 (2.17%) Apache Cassandra
9 9 (2.17%) Lumira
9 9 (2.17%) Spotfire
10 8 (1.93%) Hadoop
10 8 (1.93%) SQL Server 2012
11 6 (1.45%) HBase
11 6 (1.45%) Oracle Database
11 6 (1.45%) Parquet
12 5 (1.21%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 32 (7.73%) Git (software)
2 27 (6.52%) Visual Studio
3 22 (5.31%) Subversion
4 16 (3.86%) NUnit
5 15 (3.62%) JIRA
5 15 (3.62%) Selenium
6 14 (3.38%) Maven
6 14 (3.38%) Team Foundation Server
7 9 (2.17%) Oracle APEX
8 7 (1.69%) MSTest
9 5 (1.21%) Eclipse
9 5 (1.21%) IntelliJ
9 5 (1.21%) WebDriver
10 4 (0.97%) MSBuild
11 3 (0.72%) AppVeyor
11 3 (0.72%) Cucumber
11 3 (0.72%) Oracle Forms
11 3 (0.72%) Rhino Mocks
11 3 (0.72%) TeamCity
12 2 (0.48%) RSpec
General
1 81 (19.57%) Finance
2 24 (5.80%) Banking
3 10 (2.42%) Marketing
4 9 (2.17%) Pharmaceutical
4 9 (2.17%) Telecoms
5 5 (1.21%) Aerospace
5 5 (1.21%) Automotive
6 4 (0.97%) Electronics
7 3 (0.72%) German Language
7 3 (0.72%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.48%) Legal
8 2 (0.48%) Retail
9 1 (0.24%) Billing
9 1 (0.24%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.24%) French Language
Job Titles
1 188 (45.41%) Developer
2 59 (14.25%) Java Developer
3 52 (12.56%) Software Engineer
4 45 (10.87%) Analyst
5 40 (9.66%) C# Developer
6 38 (9.18%) Software Developer
7 35 (8.45%) Consultant
8 34 (8.21%) Java Engineer
9 23 (5.56%) .NET Developer
10 21 (5.07%) Implementation Consultant
11 20 (4.83%) Programmer
11 20 (4.83%) Senior Developer
12 19 (4.59%) Applications Developer
12 19 (4.59%) C# .NET Developer
12 19 (4.59%) Development Engineer
12 19 (4.59%) HTML Developer
12 19 (4.59%) Software Development Engineer
12 19 (4.59%) Web Developer
13 18 (4.35%) Architect
13 18 (4.35%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 121 (29.23%) .NET
2 120 (28.99%) HTML
3 97 (23.43%) CSS
4 87 (21.01%) jQuery
5 68 (16.43%) XML
6 63 (15.22%) ASP.NET
6 63 (15.22%) Web Services
7 51 (12.32%) HTML5
8 37 (8.94%) REST
9 36 (8.70%) CSS3
10 33 (7.97%) ASP.NET MVC
11 29 (7.00%) Spring
12 28 (6.76%) LINQ
13 27 (6.52%) .NET Framework
14 26 (6.28%) RESTful
15 25 (6.04%) WCF
16 24 (5.80%) J2EE
16 24 (5.80%) JSP
17 19 (4.59%) ASP.NET Web API
18 18 (4.35%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 77 (18.60%) Computer Science
2 29 (7.00%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (3.86%) Mobile App
3 16 (3.86%) User Experience
4 12 (2.90%) Clustering
5 10 (2.42%) Mobile Payment
6 7 (1.69%) Algorithms
6 7 (1.69%) Enterprise Software
6 7 (1.69%) Linux Command Line
6 7 (1.69%) Virtual Team
7 6 (1.45%) Data Structures
7 6 (1.45%) Fintech
8 5 (1.21%) Client/Server
8 5 (1.21%) LIMS
9 4 (0.97%) Internet of Things
9 4 (0.97%) iPad
9 4 (0.97%) Life Science
9 4 (0.97%) Replication
10 3 (0.72%) Data Centre
10 3 (0.72%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 98 (23.67%) Linux
2 71 (17.15%) Windows
3 52 (12.56%) Unix
4 19 (4.59%) Windows Server
5 12 (2.90%) Android
5 12 (2.90%) Solaris
6 10 (2.42%) Oracle Linux
7 8 (1.93%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (1.69%) Apple iOS
9 6 (1.45%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (1.21%) Ubuntu
10 5 (1.21%) Windows 7
11 4 (0.97%) Windows 10
11 4 (0.97%) Windows 8
12 3 (0.72%) Debian
12 3 (0.72%) Mac OS X
12 3 (0.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 3 (0.72%) Windows Server 2003
13 1 (0.24%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 144 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
2 84 (20.29%) Software Engineering
3 69 (16.67%) MVC
4 58 (14.01%) Mathematics
5 50 (12.08%) Web Development
6 38 (9.18%) Scrum
7 37 (8.94%) OO
8 31 (7.49%) Bioinformatics
8 31 (7.49%) Business Analysis
9 30 (7.25%) Informatics
9 30 (7.25%) Release Management
10 28 (6.76%) Multithreading
10 28 (6.76%) TDD
11 27 (6.52%) UML
12 21 (5.07%) Data Modelling
12 21 (5.07%) Unit Testing
13 20 (4.83%) Continuous Integration
13 20 (4.83%) Data Visualisation
13 20 (4.83%) SOA
13 20 (4.83%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 172 (41.55%) JavaScript
2 161 (38.89%) Java
3 138 (33.33%) C#
4 60 (14.49%) Python
5 46 (11.11%) Perl
6 40 (9.66%) PHP
7 29 (7.00%) C++
8 25 (6.04%) VB.NET
9 23 (5.56%) Bash Shell
10 18 (4.35%) PowerShell
11 17 (4.11%) C
12 13 (3.14%) PL/SQL
13 11 (2.66%) VBA
14 9 (2.17%) R
15 8 (1.93%) T-SQL
16 6 (1.45%) Objective-C
16 6 (1.45%) Ruby
17 5 (1.21%) VBScript
18 4 (0.97%) F#
19 3 (0.72%) Scala
Qualifications
1 118 (28.50%) Degree
2 11 (2.66%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (1.93%) MCSE
4 4 (0.97%) MCSA
4 4 (0.97%) PhD
4 4 (0.97%) Security Cleared
5 3 (0.72%) ISTQB
5 3 (0.72%) LPIC
5 3 (0.72%) RHCE
5 3 (0.72%) RHCSA
6 2 (0.48%) CCA
6 2 (0.48%) CCEA
6 2 (0.48%) CCNA
6 2 (0.48%) CCNP
6 2 (0.48%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (0.48%) Citrix Certification
6 2 (0.48%) MCITP
7 1 (0.24%) CEH
7 1 (0.24%) HND
7 1 (0.24%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (8.94%) QA
2 3 (0.72%) Data Quality
2 3 (0.72%) WAI
3 2 (0.48%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.24%) ISO 14001
4 1 (0.24%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 19 (4.59%) Active Directory
2 10 (2.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (1.21%) Hyper-V
4 4 (0.97%) Virtual Servers
4 4 (0.97%) XenApp
4 4 (0.97%) XenDesktop
5 2 (0.48%) Docker
5 2 (0.48%) Firmware
5 2 (0.48%) VMware Server
5 2 (0.48%) vSphere
6 1 (0.24%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (0.24%) etcd
6 1 (0.24%) KVM
Systems Management
1 19 (4.59%) Nagios
2 4 (0.97%) Puppet
3 3 (0.72%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.24%) Ansible
4 1 (0.24%) Consul
4 1 (0.24%) Failover Clustering
4 1 (0.24%) Grafana
4 1 (0.24%) Graphite
4 1 (0.24%) Nessus
4 1 (0.24%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.24%) rkt
Vendors
1 61 (14.73%) Microsoft
2 58 (14.01%) Oracle
3 23 (5.56%) Sun
4 13 (3.14%) SAP
5 11 (2.66%) VMware
6 7 (1.69%) Cisco
7 6 (1.45%) Pegasus
8 5 (1.21%) Citrix
8 5 (1.21%) JD Edwards
9 4 (0.97%) Cognos
9 4 (0.97%) Hyperion
9 4 (0.97%) Salesforce.com
9 4 (0.97%) Tableau
9 4 (0.97%) Veeam
9 4 (0.97%) Virgin Media
10 3 (0.72%) Red Hat
10 3 (0.72%) Sitecore
10 3 (0.72%) Xamarin
11 2 (0.48%) HP
11 2 (0.48%) Sage
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Salary: £20k - 25k per year
Posted: 8 hours ago
Cambridge
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Salary: £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
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Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
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ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55000 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum + 10% Pension + 15% Bonus
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Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum
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Cambridge
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Salary: £35000.00 - £46000.00 per annum
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Salary: £35000.00 - £46000.00 per annum
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Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits: Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
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Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
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