The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 3 6 11
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +5
Permanent jobs citing SQL 338 368 331
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 23.33% 21.40% 16.53%
As % of the Programming Languages category 34.99% 32.22% 25.64%
Number of salaries quoted 283 323 319
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,340 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
966 1142 1291
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 66.67% 66.40% 64.45%
Number of salaries quoted 843 1021 1161
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 1 April 2015.

SQL Salary Histogram in Cambridge

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing SQL also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SQL.

1 250 (36.55%) HTML
2 246 (35.96%) C#
3 215 (31.43%) JavaScript
4 213 (31.14%) Degree
5 209 (30.56%) .NET
6 199 (29.09%) Agile Software Development
7 195 (28.51%) Java
8 181 (26.46%) SQL Server
8 181 (26.46%) CSS
9 147 (21.49%) Software Engineering
10 137 (20.03%) Microsoft
11 130 (19.01%) Linux
12 124 (18.13%) Computer Science
13 123 (17.98%) Finance
14 122 (17.84%) OO
15 113 (16.52%) jQuery
16 109 (15.94%) UNIX
17 108 (15.79%) C++
18 107 (15.64%) Windows
19 100 (14.62%) ASP.NET
20 99 (14.47%) PHP
21 96 (14.04%) Python
22 91 (13.30%) MVC
23 86 (12.57%) Oracle
24 79 (11.55%) Mathematics
25 76 (11.11%) Perl
26 72 (10.53%) XML
27 70 (10.23%) HTML5
28 68 (9.94%) Analytical Skills
29 66 (9.65%) QA

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing SQL also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SQL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 36 (5.26%) SharePoint
2 29 (4.24%) Tomcat
3 22 (3.22%) Apache
4 20 (2.92%) IIS
5 12 (1.75%) MS Exchange
5 12 (1.75%) Node.js
6 11 (1.61%) SharePoint 2013
7 9 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2010
7 9 (1.32%) CMS
8 7 (1.02%) Drupal
8 7 (1.02%) SharePoint 2010
8 7 (1.02%) JBoss
9 5 (0.73%) WebLogic
10 4 (0.58%) Oracle Workflow
10 4 (0.58%) WebSphere
11 3 (0.44%) Lync
11 3 (0.44%) SAS
11 3 (0.44%) OpenStack
12 2 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2007
13 1 (0.15%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 53 (7.75%) MS Excel
2 14 (2.05%) MS Office
3 1 (0.15%) Mathematica
3 1 (0.15%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (1.32%) Dynamics AX
2 6 (0.88%) Google Analytics
3 4 (0.58%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.29%) SAP ERP
4 2 (0.29%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (0.29%) SAP SCM
4 2 (0.29%) Oracle 11i
4 2 (0.29%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.29%) Oracle SCM
4 2 (0.29%) Oracle HRMS
4 2 (0.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.15%) Agresso
5 1 (0.15%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 18 (2.63%) SaaS
2 15 (2.19%) Cloud Computing
3 13 (1.90%) Google Cloud Platform
4 12 (1.75%) Amazon AWS
5 9 (1.32%) Force.com
5 9 (1.32%) Office 365
6 4 (0.58%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (0.15%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.15%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 34 (4.97%) Internet
2 30 (4.39%) HTTP
3 19 (2.78%) TCP/IP
4 14 (2.05%) DNS
5 11 (1.61%) Wireless
6 10 (1.46%) Network Security
6 10 (1.46%) DHCP
7 8 (1.17%) SSL
8 7 (1.02%) Firewall
9 6 (0.88%) Intranet
9 6 (0.88%) MPLS
9 6 (0.88%) VLAN
9 6 (0.88%) Ethernet
10 5 (0.73%) VoIP
10 5 (0.73%) SAN
10 5 (0.73%) SSH
10 5 (0.73%) iSCSI
11 4 (0.58%) VPN
11 4 (0.58%) WAN
12 3 (0.44%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 181 (26.46%) SQL Server
2 58 (8.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 51 (7.46%) MySQL
4 34 (4.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 26 (3.80%) PostgreSQL
5 26 (3.80%) Relational Database
6 25 (3.65%) NoSQL
7 20 (2.92%) Data Warehouse
8 18 (2.63%) SQL Server 2012
9 16 (2.34%) SQL Server 2008
10 15 (2.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 13 (1.90%) QlikView
11 13 (1.90%) Crystal Reports
12 10 (1.46%) Big Data
13 8 (1.17%) Data Mining
14 6 (0.88%) Spotfire
14 6 (0.88%) SQL Server 2005
15 5 (0.73%) DB2
15 5 (0.73%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 5 (0.73%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 40 (5.85%) Selenium
2 38 (5.56%) Visual Studio
3 30 (4.39%) Git (software)
3 30 (4.39%) Team Foundation Server
4 26 (3.80%) JIRA
5 21 (3.07%) NUnit
5 21 (3.07%) Jenkins
6 16 (2.34%) Maven
7 14 (2.05%) Eclipse
8 13 (1.90%) JMeter
9 11 (1.61%) JUnit
10 9 (1.32%) Rhino Mocks
10 9 (1.32%) Moq
11 8 (1.17%) WebDriver
11 8 (1.17%) Octopus Deploy
11 8 (1.17%) SoapUI
11 8 (1.17%) SpecFlow
11 8 (1.17%) TestNG
12 6 (0.88%) Subversion
13 5 (0.73%) Ant
General
1 123 (17.98%) Finance
2 33 (4.82%) Marketing
3 26 (3.80%) Telecoms
4 20 (2.92%) Advertising
5 11 (1.61%) Electronics
6 9 (1.32%) Law
7 8 (1.17%) Banking
7 8 (1.17%) Retail
8 7 (1.02%) Pharmaceutical
9 6 (0.88%) Publishing
10 5 (0.73%) Manufacturing
11 4 (0.58%) Games
12 3 (0.44%) Local Government
12 3 (0.44%) Automotive
13 2 (0.29%) Billing
14 1 (0.15%) German Language
14 1 (0.15%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 348 (50.88%) Developer
2 96 (14.04%) Software Engineer
3 84 (12.28%) Software Developer
4 75 (10.96%) Analyst
5 65 (9.50%) Web Developer
6 61 (8.92%) Java Developer
7 49 (7.16%) Graduate
8 48 (7.02%) Test Engineer
9 47 (6.87%) Senior Developer
10 46 (6.73%) C# Developer
11 43 (6.29%) Junior
12 41 (5.99%) Software Test Engineer
13 29 (4.24%) Graduate Developer
14 28 (4.09%) Consultant
14 28 (4.09%) .NET Developer
15 27 (3.95%) Junior Developer
16 25 (3.65%) C# .NET Developer
17 22 (3.22%) Support Engineer
17 22 (3.22%) Business Analyst
17 22 (3.22%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 250 (36.55%) HTML
2 209 (30.56%) .NET
3 181 (26.46%) CSS
4 113 (16.52%) jQuery
5 100 (14.62%) ASP.NET
6 72 (10.53%) XML
7 70 (10.23%) HTML5
8 65 (9.50%) Web Services
9 42 (6.14%) ASP.NET MVC
10 37 (5.41%) CSS3
11 33 (4.82%) WCF
12 28 (4.09%) SOAP
13 25 (3.65%) AngularJS
13 25 (3.65%) REST
14 22 (3.22%) J2EE
15 19 (2.78%) ASP.NET Web API
16 18 (2.63%) MFC
17 16 (2.34%) .NET Framework
18 15 (2.19%) WPF
19 13 (1.90%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 124 (18.13%) Computer Science
2 79 (11.55%) Mathematics
3 68 (9.94%) Analytical Skills
4 54 (7.89%) User Experience
5 32 (4.68%) Statistics
6 30 (4.39%) Algorithms
7 24 (3.51%) Open Source
8 17 (2.49%) Mobile App
9 16 (2.34%) Enterprise Software
10 15 (2.19%) Visualisation
11 14 (2.05%) Mobile Payment
12 13 (1.90%) Data Structures
12 13 (1.90%) Management Information System
13 12 (1.75%) Client/Server
14 10 (1.46%) Clustering
14 10 (1.46%) Pocket PC
15 8 (1.17%) Wiki
15 8 (1.17%) Informatics
16 7 (1.02%) Internet of Things
17 6 (0.88%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 130 (19.01%) Linux
2 109 (15.94%) UNIX
3 107 (15.64%) Windows
4 27 (3.95%) Android
5 23 (3.36%) Apple iOS
6 17 (2.49%) Windows Server 2008
7 15 (2.19%) Solaris
8 13 (1.90%) Windows 7
9 12 (1.75%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (0.58%) Oracle Linux
11 3 (0.44%) Windows 8
11 3 (0.44%) CentOS
11 3 (0.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.15%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.15%) Windows CE
12 1 (0.15%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 199 (29.09%) Agile Software Development
2 147 (21.49%) Software Engineering
3 122 (17.84%) OO
4 91 (13.30%) MVC
5 65 (9.50%) Web Development
6 51 (7.46%) Business Intelligence
7 46 (6.73%) Unit Testing
8 44 (6.43%) Scrum
8 44 (6.43%) Automated Testing
9 43 (6.29%) TDD
9 43 (6.29%) Analytics
10 42 (6.14%) Test Automation
11 40 (5.85%) User Stories
12 33 (4.82%) Software Testing
13 31 (4.53%) Mentoring
14 30 (4.39%) CRM
14 30 (4.39%) E-Commerce
15 29 (4.24%) Regression Testing
16 28 (4.09%) Manual Testing
17 27 (3.95%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 246 (35.96%) C#
2 215 (31.43%) JavaScript
3 195 (28.51%) Java
4 108 (15.79%) C++
5 99 (14.47%) PHP
6 96 (14.04%) Python
7 76 (11.11%) Perl
8 48 (7.02%) T-SQL
9 40 (5.85%) C
10 28 (4.09%) Ruby
11 25 (3.65%) PL/SQL
12 20 (2.92%) VB
13 18 (2.63%) Delphi
13 18 (2.63%) Objective-C
14 16 (2.34%) VBA
15 14 (2.05%) Scala
16 13 (1.90%) PowerShell
17 12 (1.75%) VB.NET
18 11 (1.61%) Bash Shell
19 7 (1.02%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 213 (31.14%) Degree
2 33 (4.82%) Microsoft Certification
3 22 (3.22%) ISEB
4 18 (2.63%) MCITP
5 16 (2.34%) ISTQB
6 13 (1.90%) MCP
7 12 (1.75%) MCTS
8 9 (1.32%) MCT
9 5 (0.73%) PhD
10 3 (0.44%) MCSE
10 3 (0.44%) RHCE
10 3 (0.44%) LPIC
11 2 (0.29%) PMP
11 2 (0.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 1 (0.15%) ISEB Practitioner
12 1 (0.15%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 66 (9.65%) QA
2 11 (1.61%) SLA
3 1 (0.15%) JTAG
System Software
1 22 (3.22%) Active Directory
2 8 (1.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (1.02%) vSphere
4 6 (0.88%) Hyper-V
5 5 (0.73%) Firmware
5 5 (0.73%) Terminal Server
5 5 (0.73%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (0.58%) VMware ESX
7 3 (0.44%) Xen
7 3 (0.44%) Postfix
7 3 (0.44%) KVM
7 3 (0.44%) iptables
8 2 (0.29%) VirtualBox
9 1 (0.15%) XenServer
9 1 (0.15%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 7 (1.02%) SCCM
2 6 (0.88%) Puppet
2 6 (0.88%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (0.88%) Norton AntiVirus
3 4 (0.58%) ARCserve
4 3 (0.44%) SCOM
5 2 (0.29%) HAProxy
5 2 (0.29%) Nagios
6 1 (0.15%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (0.15%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 137 (20.03%) Microsoft
2 86 (12.57%) Oracle
3 24 (3.51%) Google
4 23 (3.36%) VMware
5 22 (3.22%) TOWER Software
6 14 (2.05%) Sun
7 13 (1.90%) Salesforce.com
8 11 (1.61%) SAP
9 9 (1.32%) Sitecore
10 8 (1.17%) Symantec
11 7 (1.02%) Perforce
11 7 (1.02%) Mitel
12 6 (0.88%) Cisco
12 6 (0.88%) Citrix
12 6 (0.88%) Red Hat
12 6 (0.88%) Rackspace
13 5 (0.73%) IBM
13 5 (0.73%) Sybase
14 4 (0.58%) Cognos
14 4 (0.58%) Epicor
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits EXCELLENT BENEFITS PACKAGE
Posted: 7 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Posted: 8 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40k-50k + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40k-50k + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + pension, benefits, bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
University of Cambridge
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Venturi
Salary: £28000 - £32000.00 per annum + full benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45k - 55k per year
Posted: Yesterday
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Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35k - 55k per year
Posted: Yesterday
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Computer People
Salary: £20000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35k-45k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40k - 55k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000-45,000 + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum, Benefits excellent benefits and culture
Posted: 2 days ago
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Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £27000 - £32000 per annum, Benefits Flexible hours & benefits package!
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £32000.00 - £34000.00 per annum
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