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

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 7 4 4
Rank change year-on-year
-3 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL 247 326 392
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 21.09% 22.44% 22.16%
As % of the Programming Languages category 29.72% 34.87% 33.53%
Number of salaries quoted 219 284 328
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
831 935 1169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 70.96% 64.35% 66.08%
Number of salaries quoted 751 830 992
Median salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.17% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £32,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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 30 June 2016.

SQL Salary Histogram in Cambridge

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 30 June 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.

1 245 (45.88%) Agile Software Development
2 203 (38.01%) Java
3 198 (37.08%) JavaScript
4 194 (36.33%) C#
5 178 (33.33%) .NET
6 173 (32.40%) HTML
7 152 (28.46%) Software Engineering
8 141 (26.40%) CSS
9 140 (26.22%) Degree
10 129 (24.16%) XML
11 125 (23.41%) Oracle
12 123 (23.03%) Linux
13 117 (21.91%) OO
14 114 (21.35%) jQuery
15 112 (20.97%) SQL Server
16 106 (19.85%) Computer Science
17 103 (19.29%) MVC
18 85 (15.92%) QA
19 84 (15.73%) Microsoft
20 83 (15.54%) Web Services
21 76 (14.23%) Finance
22 72 (13.48%) ASP.NET
23 66 (12.36%) Windows
24 64 (11.99%) .NET Framework
24 64 (11.99%) HTML5
25 62 (11.61%) Unit Testing
25 62 (11.61%) J2EE
25 62 (11.61%) REST
25 62 (11.61%) SDLC
26 61 (11.42%) Mathematics

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 40 (7.49%) Apache
2 31 (5.81%) Tomcat
3 22 (4.12%) WebLogic
4 20 (3.75%) CMS
5 18 (3.37%) JBoss
6 10 (1.87%) SharePoint
7 9 (1.69%) IIS
8 8 (1.50%) MS Exchange
8 8 (1.50%) Smallworld
9 7 (1.31%) Elasticsearch
10 5 (0.94%) Apache Solr
10 5 (0.94%) SharePoint 2010
11 3 (0.56%) Documentum
12 2 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2013
13 1 (0.19%) Apache Spark
13 1 (0.19%) Facebook Platform
13 1 (0.19%) NServiceBus
13 1 (0.19%) Skype for Business
13 1 (0.19%) WebSphere
13 1 (0.19%) WordPress
Applications
1 34 (6.37%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.56%) MS Office
3 2 (0.37%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.19%) Mathcad
Business Applications
1 15 (2.81%) SDL Web 8
2 4 (0.75%) Magento
3 3 (0.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.37%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (0.37%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 10 (1.87%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (1.12%) Google Cloud Platform
3 5 (0.94%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (0.94%) SaaS
4 4 (0.75%) GitHub
4 4 (0.75%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.19%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 31 (5.81%) Internet
2 28 (5.24%) HTTP
3 24 (4.49%) DNS
4 13 (2.43%) Firewall
5 12 (2.25%) Wireless
6 11 (2.06%) TCP/IP
6 11 (2.06%) VPN
7 8 (1.50%) Intranet
8 7 (1.31%) VLAN
9 6 (1.12%) SSL
10 4 (0.75%) DHCP
10 4 (0.75%) LAN
10 4 (0.75%) SAN
10 4 (0.75%) WAN
11 3 (0.56%) Cisco Nexus
11 3 (0.56%) SMTP
12 2 (0.37%) HTTPS
12 2 (0.37%) Wireshark
13 1 (0.19%) Bluetooth
13 1 (0.19%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 112 (20.97%) SQL Server
2 38 (7.12%) Relational Database
3 23 (4.31%) NoSQL
4 20 (3.75%) MySQL
5 16 (3.00%) GIS
5 16 (3.00%) PostgreSQL
6 12 (2.25%) Oracle Database
7 11 (2.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 10 (1.87%) DB2
8 10 (1.87%) QlikView
8 10 (1.87%) RDBMS
9 8 (1.50%) BusinessObjects
10 7 (1.31%) Data Mining
10 7 (1.31%) SQL Server 2008
10 7 (1.31%) SQL Server 2012
11 6 (1.12%) Apache Cassandra
11 6 (1.12%) Big Data
11 6 (1.12%) MongoDB
12 5 (0.94%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 5 (0.94%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 56 (10.49%) Selenium
2 48 (8.99%) JIRA
3 41 (7.68%) Visual Studio
4 35 (6.55%) Git (software)
5 28 (5.24%) Eclipse
6 26 (4.87%) Team Foundation Server
7 25 (4.68%) Subversion
8 19 (3.56%) NUnit
9 15 (2.81%) TeamCity
10 13 (2.43%) HP UFT
10 13 (2.43%) Octopus Deploy
11 9 (1.69%) Cucumber
11 9 (1.69%) Hudson
11 9 (1.69%) JUnit
12 8 (1.50%) JBehave
12 8 (1.50%) Ranorex
12 8 (1.50%) RSpec
13 6 (1.12%) Maven
13 6 (1.12%) QUnit
14 4 (0.75%) Jenkins
General
1 76 (14.23%) Finance
2 32 (5.99%) Telecoms
3 27 (5.06%) Pharmaceutical
4 17 (3.18%) Retail
5 14 (2.62%) Billing
6 10 (1.87%) Banking
6 10 (1.87%) Games
7 6 (1.12%) Manufacturing
8 5 (0.94%) Electronics
8 5 (0.94%) Marketing
9 3 (0.56%) Publishing
10 1 (0.19%) Advertising
10 1 (0.19%) Local Government
10 1 (0.19%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 259 (48.50%) Developer
2 87 (16.29%) Senior Developer
3 69 (12.92%) C# Developer
4 66 (12.36%) Java Developer
5 65 (12.17%) Software Developer
6 64 (11.99%) Software Engineer
7 58 (10.86%) .NET Developer
8 45 (8.43%) C# .NET Developer
9 44 (8.24%) Architect
10 42 (7.87%) Graduate
10 42 (7.87%) Senior C# Developer
11 36 (6.74%) Senior .NET Developer
11 36 (6.74%) Web Developer
12 33 (6.18%) SQL Developer
13 31 (5.81%) C# Software Developer
13 31 (5.81%) Senior C# .NET Developer
13 31 (5.81%) Senior Software Developer
14 30 (5.62%) Test Engineer
15 28 (5.24%) Applications Support
16 25 (4.68%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 178 (33.33%) .NET
2 173 (32.40%) HTML
3 141 (26.40%) CSS
4 129 (24.16%) XML
5 114 (21.35%) jQuery
6 83 (15.54%) Web Services
7 72 (13.48%) ASP.NET
8 64 (11.99%) .NET Framework
8 64 (11.99%) HTML5
9 62 (11.61%) J2EE
9 62 (11.61%) REST
10 56 (10.49%) JSON
11 54 (10.11%) Entity Framework
12 48 (8.99%) WCF
13 46 (8.61%) SOAP
14 44 (8.24%) Ajax
14 44 (8.24%) LINQ
15 43 (8.05%) XSLT
16 39 (7.30%) ASP.NET Web API
16 39 (7.30%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 106 (19.85%) Computer Science
2 61 (11.42%) Mathematics
3 56 (10.49%) Analytical Skills
4 28 (5.24%) Clustering
5 27 (5.06%) iPad
6 26 (4.87%) Algorithms
7 23 (4.31%) Client/Server
8 22 (4.12%) User Experience
9 21 (3.93%) Fintech
10 20 (3.75%) Physics
11 18 (3.37%) Management Information System
11 18 (3.37%) PKI
12 15 (2.81%) Life Science
12 15 (2.81%) Replication
13 14 (2.62%) Mobile App
14 10 (1.87%) Statistics
15 9 (1.69%) Cryptography
16 8 (1.50%) Enterprise Software
17 7 (1.31%) Visualisation
18 6 (1.12%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 123 (23.03%) Linux
2 66 (12.36%) Windows
3 58 (10.86%) Unix
4 34 (6.37%) Windows Server
5 22 (4.12%) Oracle Linux
5 22 (4.12%) Solaris
6 14 (2.62%) Apple iOS
7 7 (1.31%) Android
8 5 (0.94%) CentOS
8 5 (0.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (0.75%) 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
11 1 (0.19%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 245 (45.88%) Agile Software Development
2 152 (28.46%) Software Engineering
3 117 (21.91%) OO
4 103 (19.29%) MVC
5 62 (11.61%) SDLC
5 62 (11.61%) Unit Testing
6 60 (11.24%) Scrum
7 55 (10.30%) Front End Development
8 52 (9.74%) TDD
9 47 (8.80%) Multithreading
10 41 (7.68%) Automated Testing
10 41 (7.68%) Web Development
11 35 (6.55%) CRM
12 32 (5.99%) ITIL
12 32 (5.99%) User Stories
13 26 (4.87%) Kanban
13 26 (4.87%) Software Architecture
14 25 (4.68%) Analytics
14 25 (4.68%) Test Automation
15 24 (4.49%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 203 (38.01%) Java
2 198 (37.08%) JavaScript
3 194 (36.33%) C#
4 57 (10.67%) C++
4 57 (10.67%) Perl
5 55 (10.30%) T-SQL
6 47 (8.80%) Python
6 47 (8.80%) VB.NET
7 43 (8.05%) PL/SQL
8 33 (6.18%) C
9 29 (5.43%) PHP
10 20 (3.75%) Bash Shell
11 15 (2.81%) Shell Script
11 15 (2.81%) VBA
12 13 (2.43%) Delphi
13 9 (1.69%) Ruby
14 8 (1.50%) Objective-C
15 7 (1.31%) Magik
16 6 (1.12%) PowerShell
17 4 (0.75%) Lua
Qualifications
1 140 (26.22%) Degree
2 22 (4.12%) ISEB
3 13 (2.43%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (2.06%) ISTQB
5 7 (1.31%) MCSE
6 6 (1.12%) CCNA
6 6 (1.12%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (0.37%) HNC
7 2 (0.37%) HND
7 2 (0.37%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (0.37%) LPIC
7 2 (0.37%) RHCE
8 1 (0.19%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.19%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.19%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 85 (15.92%) QA
2 5 (0.94%) WAI
3 3 (0.56%) SLA
4 2 (0.37%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 30 (5.62%) Active Directory
2 9 (1.69%) vSphere
3 8 (1.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (1.31%) Oracle RAC
5 6 (1.12%) Terminal Services
6 3 (0.56%) Xen
7 2 (0.37%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.37%) iptables
7 2 (0.37%) KVM
7 2 (0.37%) Postfix
7 2 (0.37%) XenApp
7 2 (0.37%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.19%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 1 (0.19%) Docker
8 1 (0.19%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 9 (1.69%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (0.94%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (0.56%) Puppet
4 2 (0.37%) Ansible
4 2 (0.37%) HAProxy
4 2 (0.37%) Nagios
4 2 (0.37%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (0.19%) CFEngine
5 1 (0.19%) Data Guard
5 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (0.19%) SCCM
5 1 (0.19%) SCOM
5 1 (0.19%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 125 (23.41%) Oracle
2 84 (15.73%) Microsoft
3 24 (4.49%) Sun
4 18 (3.37%) VMware
5 16 (3.00%) WorldPay
6 10 (1.87%) TOWER Software
7 9 (1.69%) Facebook
8 7 (1.31%) Google
9 6 (1.12%) SAP
10 5 (0.94%) Red Hat
11 4 (0.75%) Atlassian
11 4 (0.75%) Citrix
11 4 (0.75%) Veeam
12 3 (0.56%) Cisco
12 3 (0.56%) Rackspace
12 3 (0.56%) Twitter
13 2 (0.37%) EMC
13 2 (0.37%) New Relic
13 2 (0.37%) Perforce
13 2 (0.37%) Sybase
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £40k - 60k per year
Posted: 17 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oscar
Salary: £42000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric.com
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Free Parking
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Data Idols
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: up to £32k DoE
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: £38000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Premier IT
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £38000 - £48000 per annum + benefits & shares
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits & Prospects
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Clear Edge Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £48,000 per annum Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Clear Edge Consulting
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge
TDA Group
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Negotiable, + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £40k + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £23000 - £33000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £42k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 50,000 plus excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £50k DoE + share options
Posted: 10 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
LA International
Posted: 5 days ago
Hinxton near Cambridge, UK
EMBL
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Hinxton near Cambridge, UK
EMBL
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Cambridge, United Kingdom
Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute
Salary: £31,033 - £39,142 pa plus excellent benefits
Posted: 15 days ago