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 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL (Structured Query Language)
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 12 6 4
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -2
Permanent jobs citing SQL 239 278 337
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 21.02% 19.24% 20.83%
As % of the Programming Languages category 28.38% 30.85% 31.26%
Number of salaries quoted 226 219 285
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £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
842 901 1078
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 74.05% 62.35% 66.63%
Number of salaries quoted 743 749 875
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 23 January 2017.

SQL Salary Histogram in Cambridge

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 23 January 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.

1 179 (43.45%) JavaScript
2 162 (39.32%) Java
3 154 (37.38%) Agile Software Development
4 145 (35.19%) C#
5 129 (31.31%) .NET
6 126 (30.58%) HTML
7 113 (27.43%) Degree
8 101 (24.51%) CSS
9 97 (23.54%) Linux
10 95 (23.06%) Finance
11 91 (22.09%) jQuery
12 87 (21.12%) Software Engineering
12 87 (21.12%) SQL Server
13 78 (18.93%) MVC
13 78 (18.93%) Computer Science
14 68 (16.50%) ASP.NET
14 68 (16.50%) Oracle
14 68 (16.50%) XML
14 68 (16.50%) Unix
15 61 (14.81%) Windows
16 57 (13.83%) Web Services
17 54 (13.11%) Python
18 52 (12.62%) MySQL
19 51 (12.38%) Microsoft
20 50 (12.14%) HTML5
21 49 (11.89%) Perl
21 49 (11.89%) OO
22 48 (11.65%) Web Development
23 45 (10.92%) REST
24 41 (9.95%) 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 36 (8.74%) Apache
2 33 (8.01%) Tomcat
3 29 (7.04%) WebLogic
4 14 (3.40%) JBoss
5 12 (2.91%) WordPress
6 9 (2.18%) CMS
7 8 (1.94%) Confluence
7 8 (1.94%) Drupal
7 8 (1.94%) IIS
8 5 (1.21%) MS Exchange
8 5 (1.21%) SharePoint
9 4 (0.97%) Apache Spark
9 4 (0.97%) Elasticsearch
9 4 (0.97%) SAS
10 3 (0.73%) Sitecore CMS
10 3 (0.73%) Umbraco
11 2 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2007
11 2 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2010
11 2 (0.49%) WildFly
12 1 (0.24%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 22 (5.34%) MS Excel
2 9 (2.18%) Photoshop
3 6 (1.46%) MS Office
4 4 (0.97%) SPSS
5 2 (0.49%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.24%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (1.70%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.21%) Oracle BPM
3 4 (0.97%) SAP Business One
4 3 (0.73%) Magento
5 2 (0.49%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.49%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.49%) Infor M3
5 2 (0.49%) Movex
6 1 (0.24%) SAP CO
6 1 (0.24%) SAP FI
6 1 (0.24%) SAP FI/CO
6 1 (0.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 15 (3.64%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (1.94%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (1.46%) GitHub
4 4 (0.97%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (0.97%) Office 365
5 3 (0.73%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.49%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (0.24%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 1 (0.24%) Amazon ELB
7 1 (0.24%) DigitalOcean
7 1 (0.24%) Heroku
7 1 (0.24%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 33 (8.01%) Internet
2 28 (6.80%) HTTP
3 18 (4.37%) TCP/IP
4 9 (2.18%) DNS
4 9 (2.18%) Firewall
5 8 (1.94%) DHCP
6 7 (1.70%) SSL
6 7 (1.70%) VPN
7 4 (0.97%) Cisco Nexus
7 4 (0.97%) NFC
7 4 (0.97%) SAN
7 4 (0.97%) SMPP
7 4 (0.97%) SMS
8 2 (0.49%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (0.49%) Cisco IOS
8 2 (0.49%) Cisco PIX
8 2 (0.49%) IPv6
8 2 (0.49%) Wireless
8 2 (0.49%) ZigBee
9 1 (0.24%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 87 (21.12%) SQL Server
2 52 (12.62%) MySQL
3 31 (7.52%) Relational Database
4 23 (5.58%) NoSQL
5 13 (3.16%) Big Data
5 13 (3.16%) BusinessObjects
6 12 (2.91%) Spotfire
7 11 (2.67%) Oracle BI EE
7 11 (2.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 10 (2.43%) Hadoop
8 10 (2.43%) PostgreSQL
8 10 (2.43%) SQL Server 2012
9 9 (2.18%) Lumira
9 9 (2.18%) MongoDB
9 9 (2.18%) Oracle Database
9 9 (2.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 8 (1.94%) Apache Cassandra
10 8 (1.94%) SQL Server 2008
11 6 (1.46%) HBase
11 6 (1.46%) Parquet
Development Applications
1 30 (7.28%) Git (software)
2 24 (5.83%) Visual Studio
3 23 (5.58%) Subversion
4 19 (4.61%) Selenium
5 17 (4.13%) NUnit
6 15 (3.64%) JIRA
7 14 (3.40%) Maven
8 13 (3.16%) Team Foundation Server
9 9 (2.18%) Oracle APEX
10 8 (1.94%) MSTest
11 7 (1.70%) MSBuild
11 7 (1.70%) WebDriver
12 5 (1.21%) Eclipse
12 5 (1.21%) IntelliJ
12 5 (1.21%) JUnit
13 4 (0.97%) TeamCity
13 4 (0.97%) TestNG
14 3 (0.73%) Rhino Mocks
14 3 (0.73%) Talend Open Studio
15 2 (0.49%) Cucumber
General
1 95 (23.06%) Finance
2 26 (6.31%) Banking
3 11 (2.67%) Pharmaceutical
4 8 (1.94%) Telecoms
5 7 (1.70%) Marketing
6 5 (1.21%) Aerospace
7 4 (0.97%) Automotive
7 4 (0.97%) Electronics
7 4 (0.97%) German Language
8 3 (0.73%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.49%) Retail
10 1 (0.24%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.24%) French Language
10 1 (0.24%) Legal
Job Titles
1 191 (46.36%) Developer
2 54 (13.11%) Software Engineer
3 53 (12.86%) Java Developer
4 44 (10.68%) Analyst
4 44 (10.68%) C# Developer
5 43 (10.44%) Software Developer
6 34 (8.25%) Java Engineer
7 31 (7.52%) .NET Developer
7 31 (7.52%) Consultant
8 25 (6.07%) SQL Developer
9 24 (5.83%) C# .NET Developer
10 23 (5.58%) Architect
10 23 (5.58%) Programmer
10 23 (5.58%) Senior Developer
11 21 (5.10%) Implementation Consultant
12 19 (4.61%) Development Engineer
12 19 (4.61%) Software Development Engineer
13 18 (4.37%) Web Developer
14 17 (4.13%) Applications Support
15 16 (3.88%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 129 (31.31%) .NET
2 126 (30.58%) HTML
3 101 (24.51%) CSS
4 91 (22.09%) jQuery
5 68 (16.50%) ASP.NET
5 68 (16.50%) XML
6 57 (13.83%) Web Services
7 50 (12.14%) HTML5
8 45 (10.92%) REST
9 36 (8.74%) ASP.NET MVC
10 35 (8.50%) CSS3
11 34 (8.25%) J2EE
12 33 (8.01%) Spring
13 32 (7.77%) .NET Framework
14 31 (7.52%) LINQ
15 28 (6.80%) RESTful
16 26 (6.31%) WCF
17 24 (5.83%) JSP
18 21 (5.10%) ASP.NET Web API
18 21 (5.10%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 78 (18.93%) Computer Science
2 35 (8.50%) Mathematics
3 30 (7.28%) Informatics
4 29 (7.04%) Analytical Skills
5 24 (5.83%) Visualisation
6 18 (4.37%) User Experience
7 16 (3.88%) Clustering
7 16 (3.88%) Mobile App
8 11 (2.67%) Statistics
9 10 (2.43%) Mobile Payment
10 8 (1.94%) Biology
11 7 (1.70%) Algorithms
11 7 (1.70%) Enterprise Software
11 7 (1.70%) Fintech
11 7 (1.70%) Physics
11 7 (1.70%) Virtual Team
12 6 (1.46%) Client/Server
12 6 (1.46%) Data Structures
12 6 (1.46%) Replication
13 5 (1.21%) LIMS
Operating Systems
1 97 (23.54%) Linux
2 68 (16.50%) Unix
3 61 (14.81%) Windows
4 21 (5.10%) Windows Server
5 16 (3.88%) Oracle Linux
5 16 (3.88%) Solaris
6 8 (1.94%) Android
7 7 (1.70%) Apple iOS
8 5 (1.21%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (1.21%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (0.97%) Debian
9 4 (0.97%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (0.73%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.24%) CentOS
11 1 (0.24%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.24%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 154 (37.38%) Agile Software Development
2 87 (21.12%) Software Engineering
3 78 (18.93%) MVC
4 49 (11.89%) OO
5 48 (11.65%) Web Development
6 41 (9.95%) Scrum
7 36 (8.74%) Multithreading
8 33 (8.01%) TDD
9 31 (7.52%) Bioinformatics
10 28 (6.80%) UML
11 27 (6.55%) Business Analysis
12 26 (6.31%) Release Management
12 26 (6.31%) SOA
13 25 (6.07%) Continuous Integration
13 25 (6.07%) Unit Testing
14 24 (5.83%) Analytics
14 24 (5.83%) Data Modelling
14 24 (5.83%) Data Visualisation
15 23 (5.58%) Business Intelligence
16 20 (4.85%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 179 (43.45%) JavaScript
2 162 (39.32%) Java
3 145 (35.19%) C#
4 54 (13.11%) Python
5 49 (11.89%) Perl
6 40 (9.71%) PHP
7 27 (6.55%) C++
8 26 (6.31%) VB.NET
9 25 (6.07%) Bash Shell
10 21 (5.10%) PowerShell
11 20 (4.85%) C
12 19 (4.61%) PL/SQL
13 11 (2.67%) R
13 11 (2.67%) VBA
14 10 (2.43%) T-SQL
15 7 (1.70%) Objective-C
16 6 (1.46%) Ruby
17 5 (1.21%) VBScript
18 4 (0.97%) F#
19 3 (0.73%) Scala
Qualifications
1 113 (27.43%) Degree
2 9 (2.18%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (0.97%) MCSE
3 4 (0.97%) Security Cleared
4 3 (0.73%) ISTQB
5 2 (0.49%) CCA
5 2 (0.49%) CCEA
5 2 (0.49%) CCNA
5 2 (0.49%) CCNP
5 2 (0.49%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (0.49%) Citrix Certification
5 2 (0.49%) ISEB
5 2 (0.49%) MCITP
5 2 (0.49%) PhD
6 1 (0.24%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.24%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (9.22%) QA
2 3 (0.73%) PCI DSS
2 3 (0.73%) WAI
3 2 (0.49%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.24%) ISO 14001
4 1 (0.24%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 16 (3.88%) Active Directory
2 8 (1.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (1.46%) XenApp
3 6 (1.46%) XenDesktop
4 4 (0.97%) vSphere
5 3 (0.73%) Docker
5 3 (0.73%) Virtual Servers
6 2 (0.49%) Firmware
6 2 (0.49%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.49%) KVM
6 2 (0.49%) VMware Server
7 1 (0.24%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 1 (0.24%) etcd
Systems Management
1 19 (4.61%) Nagios
2 3 (0.73%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.24%) Ansible
3 1 (0.24%) Consul
3 1 (0.24%) Grafana
3 1 (0.24%) Graphite
3 1 (0.24%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.24%) Puppet
3 1 (0.24%) rkt
Vendors
1 68 (16.50%) Oracle
2 51 (12.38%) Microsoft
3 29 (7.04%) Sun
4 16 (3.88%) SAP
5 9 (2.18%) Cisco
5 9 (2.18%) VMware
6 7 (1.70%) Citrix
6 7 (1.70%) Veeam
7 5 (1.21%) Cognos
7 5 (1.21%) EMC
7 5 (1.21%) Hyperion
7 5 (1.21%) Tableau
8 4 (0.97%) Virgin Media
9 3 (0.73%) HP
9 3 (0.73%) IFS
9 3 (0.73%) JD Edwards
9 3 (0.73%) Pegasus
9 3 (0.73%) Sitecore
9 3 (0.73%) Talend
9 3 (0.73%) Xamarin
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bens
Posted: 12 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits & Prospects
Posted: 1 hour ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £45k + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus & pension scheme
Posted: 8 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Reed Technology
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits Comprehensive Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge
OHO Group Ltd.
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £40k + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55k plus 5% pension, Medical insurance, Health insurance +25 day
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 60k plus 5% pension, Medical insurance, Health insurance +25 day
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Tec Partners
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits: Pension, Private Medical + More
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Hiring People
Salary: £40k - 45k per year + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge
People Source Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 10 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Nakama
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge
OHO Group Ltd.
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Cambridge
OHO Group Ltd.
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Cambridge
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £65k + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
X4 Group
Salary: £70k - 100k per year
Posted: 3 days ago