The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Cambridge region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 5 12 5
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -7
Permanent jobs citing SQL 363 307 428
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 20.09% 18.61% 23.31%
As % of the Programming Languages category 32.04% 27.86% 32.45%
Number of salaries quoted 301 272 391
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £54,775 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £36,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+5.47% +1.38%
Programming Languages Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1133 1102 1319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 62.70% 66.79% 71.84%
Number of salaries quoted 956 1006 1153
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
SQL
Cambridgeshire

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 31 July 2014.

SQL Salary Histogram in Cambridge

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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.

1 294 (38.43%) .NET
2 290 (37.91%) C#
3 256 (33.46%) SQL Server
4 246 (32.16%) Java
5 235 (30.72%) Oracle
6 199 (26.01%) JavaScript
7 181 (23.66%) Agile Software Development
8 173 (22.61%) Degree
8 173 (22.61%) Finance
9 171 (22.35%) HTML
10 154 (20.13%) ASP.NET
11 147 (19.22%) Microsoft
12 136 (17.78%) CSS
13 131 (17.12%) Software Engineering
14 127 (16.60%) XML
15 123 (16.08%) C++
16 116 (15.16%) UNIX
16 116 (15.16%) Linux
17 115 (15.03%) Scrum
18 101 (13.20%) MVC
19 97 (12.68%) OO
20 96 (12.55%) Windows
20 96 (12.55%) Computer Science
21 86 (11.24%) PL/SQL
22 85 (11.11%) PHP
23 79 (10.33%) Tomcat
24 74 (9.67%) WCF
25 73 (9.54%) QA
26 72 (9.41%) Apache
26 72 (9.41%) TDD

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 79 (10.33%) Tomcat
2 72 (9.41%) Apache
3 28 (3.66%) IIS
4 17 (2.22%) CMS
4 17 (2.22%) SharePoint
5 16 (2.09%) WebLogic
5 16 (2.09%) Oracle Workflow
6 13 (1.70%) Drupal
7 7 (0.92%) MS Exchange
8 6 (0.78%) ColdFusion
8 6 (0.78%) BizTalk Server
8 6 (0.78%) WebSphere
9 4 (0.52%) SharePoint 2010
9 4 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2013
9 4 (0.52%) SharePoint Server
10 3 (0.39%) Oracle Application Server
10 3 (0.39%) SharePoint 2013
11 2 (0.26%) Node.js
11 2 (0.26%) Documentum
11 2 (0.26%) SAS
Applications
1 70 (9.15%) MS Excel
2 19 (2.48%) MS Office
3 13 (1.70%) Photoshop
4 6 (0.78%) MS Visio
4 6 (0.78%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.39%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.26%) Mathematica
7 1 (0.13%) SPSS
7 1 (0.13%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 28 (3.66%) Oracle EBS
2 18 (2.35%) Oracle EBS R12
3 16 (2.09%) Oracle 11i
4 12 (1.57%) Dynamics NAV
4 12 (1.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 11 (1.44%) Dynamics AX
6 8 (1.05%) Dynamics CRM
7 3 (0.39%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 2 (0.26%) Oracle Applications
9 1 (0.13%) Oracle HRMS
9 1 (0.13%) SunGard APT
Cloud Services
1 31 (4.05%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (1.57%) Cloud Computing
3 7 (0.92%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (0.78%) Amazon EC2
4 6 (0.78%) Amazon S3
5 4 (0.52%) Amazon SQS
5 4 (0.52%) CloudFront
6 3 (0.39%) Office 365
6 3 (0.39%) SaaS
6 3 (0.39%) Google App Engine
7 2 (0.26%) Google Apps
8 1 (0.13%) Heroku
8 1 (0.13%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 44 (5.75%) Internet
2 22 (2.88%) DNS
3 16 (2.09%) DHCP
4 15 (1.96%) SMS
5 13 (1.70%) Firewall
6 11 (1.44%) HTTP
6 11 (1.44%) WAN
7 10 (1.31%) SMPP
7 10 (1.31%) NFC
8 9 (1.18%) TCP/IP
8 9 (1.18%) LAN
9 8 (1.05%) Intranet
10 6 (0.78%) VoIP
11 5 (0.65%) SAN
11 5 (0.65%) SSL
12 4 (0.52%) Cisco ASA
12 4 (0.52%) X.509
12 4 (0.52%) OSPF
12 4 (0.52%) BGP
12 4 (0.52%) STUN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 256 (33.46%) SQL Server
2 68 (8.89%) Relational Database
3 54 (7.06%) MySQL
4 51 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
5 47 (6.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 31 (4.05%) Crystal Reports
7 30 (3.92%) Oracle Database
8 28 (3.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 22 (2.88%) NoSQL
10 21 (2.75%) RDBMS
11 19 (2.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 17 (2.22%) DTS
13 16 (2.09%) Data Warehouse
14 15 (1.96%) Oracle Discoverer
15 11 (1.44%) SQL Server 2005
15 11 (1.44%) MS Access
16 10 (1.31%) Data Mining
17 9 (1.18%) Oracle Reports
18 7 (0.92%) Oracle Database 11g
18 7 (0.92%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 55 (7.19%) Git (software)
2 50 (6.54%) Visual Studio
3 44 (5.75%) NUnit
4 33 (4.31%) MSTest
5 27 (3.53%) Subversion
6 26 (3.40%) JIRA
7 21 (2.75%) Selenium
8 17 (2.22%) Team Foundation Server
9 16 (2.09%) CppUnit
9 16 (2.09%) Rhino Mocks
9 16 (2.09%) ReSharper
10 15 (1.96%) xUnit.net
10 15 (1.96%) Moq
10 15 (1.96%) MbUnit
11 14 (1.83%) MSBuild
12 10 (1.31%) Maven
13 9 (1.18%) WiX
13 9 (1.18%) Jenkins
13 9 (1.18%) Cucumber
14 8 (1.05%) Eclipse
General
1 173 (22.61%) Finance
2 32 (4.18%) Telecoms
3 22 (2.88%) Publishing
3 22 (2.88%) Banking
4 20 (2.61%) Manufacturing
5 18 (2.35%) Marketing
6 17 (2.22%) Pharmaceutical
7 16 (2.09%) Games
8 14 (1.83%) Electronics
9 10 (1.31%) Advertising
10 7 (0.92%) Back Office
11 3 (0.39%) Retail
12 2 (0.26%) Law
13 1 (0.13%) Local Government
13 1 (0.13%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 423 (55.29%) Developer
2 111 (14.51%) C# Developer
3 88 (11.50%) Software Developer
4 82 (10.72%) .NET Developer
5 75 (9.80%) C# .NET Developer
6 74 (9.67%) Java Developer
7 73 (9.54%) Software Engineer
8 61 (7.97%) Senior Developer
9 59 (7.71%) Analyst
10 47 (6.14%) Administrator
11 40 (5.23%) Consultant
12 39 (5.10%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 38 (4.97%) Web Developer
13 38 (4.97%) DBA
14 35 (4.58%) Tester
15 34 (4.44%) Junior
16 33 (4.31%) Applications Support
17 30 (3.92%) SQL DBA
18 29 (3.79%) Graduate
19 24 (3.14%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 294 (38.43%) .NET
2 171 (22.35%) HTML
3 154 (20.13%) ASP.NET
4 136 (17.78%) CSS
5 127 (16.60%) XML
6 74 (9.67%) WCF
7 65 (8.50%) ASP.NET MVC
8 62 (8.10%) XSLT
8 62 (8.10%) Web Services
9 53 (6.93%) jQuery
10 50 (6.54%) Ajax
11 49 (6.41%) J2EE
12 48 (6.27%) .NET Framework
13 35 (4.58%) Flash
14 33 (4.31%) LINQ
15 31 (4.05%) WPF
16 30 (3.92%) HTML5
17 23 (3.01%) CSS3
18 22 (2.88%) REST
19 20 (2.61%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 96 (12.55%) Computer Science
2 45 (5.88%) Mathematics
3 19 (2.48%) Client/Server
3 19 (2.48%) Clustering
4 16 (2.09%) Physics
5 14 (1.83%) Mobile App
6 13 (1.70%) Enterprise Software
7 12 (1.57%) DTV
8 11 (1.44%) Wiki
8 11 (1.44%) PKI
8 11 (1.44%) Hedge funds
9 10 (1.31%) Management Information System
10 9 (1.18%) Blackberry
10 9 (1.18%) N-Tier
11 7 (0.92%) Mobile Payment
12 6 (0.78%) Open Source
12 6 (0.78%) Thin Client
12 6 (0.78%) Fat Client
12 6 (0.78%) Data Protection Act
13 5 (0.65%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 116 (15.16%) UNIX
1 116 (15.16%) Linux
2 96 (12.55%) Windows
3 48 (6.27%) Solaris
4 25 (3.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 22 (2.88%) Apple iOS
5 22 (2.88%) Windows Server 2008
6 19 (2.48%) Android
7 18 (2.35%) Windows Server 2012
8 9 (1.18%) Windows Phone
8 9 (1.18%) CentOS
9 8 (1.05%) Oracle Linux
10 6 (0.78%) Ubuntu
11 5 (0.65%) Windows Server 2003
12 2 (0.26%) Windows 7
12 2 (0.26%) Windows XP
12 2 (0.26%) Debian
13 1 (0.13%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 181 (23.66%) Agile Software Development
2 131 (17.12%) Software Engineering
3 115 (15.03%) Scrum
4 101 (13.20%) MVC
5 97 (12.68%) OO
6 72 (9.41%) TDD
7 46 (6.01%) OOD
7 46 (6.01%) Business Intelligence
8 41 (5.36%) Unit Testing
9 40 (5.23%) Web Development
10 37 (4.84%) Multithreading
11 36 (4.71%) ITIL
12 35 (4.58%) Test Automation
13 33 (4.31%) Disaster Recovery
14 32 (4.18%) ERP
15 31 (4.05%) Migration
16 29 (3.79%) Manual Testing
17 28 (3.66%) Data Analysis
17 28 (3.66%) OOP
18 26 (3.40%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 290 (37.91%) C#
2 246 (32.16%) Java
3 199 (26.01%) JavaScript
4 123 (16.08%) C++
5 86 (11.24%) PL/SQL
6 85 (11.11%) PHP
7 69 (9.02%) T-SQL
7 69 (9.02%) Perl
8 66 (8.63%) Python
9 45 (5.88%) VB.NET
10 40 (5.23%) VB
11 24 (3.14%) Ruby
12 23 (3.01%) PowerShell
13 22 (2.88%) VBA
14 19 (2.48%) C
15 14 (1.83%) VB6
16 12 (1.57%) Tcl
17 10 (1.31%) XAML
18 7 (0.92%) Objective-C
18 7 (0.92%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 173 (22.61%) Degree
2 25 (3.27%) Microsoft Certification
3 16 (2.09%) ISEB
4 11 (1.44%) OCP
4 11 (1.44%) Oracle Certification
4 11 (1.44%) RHCE
5 10 (1.31%) CCNA
5 10 (1.31%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (0.92%) PhD
7 6 (0.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 6 (0.78%) MCITP
8 5 (0.65%) MCSE
8 5 (0.65%) PMP
9 4 (0.52%) MCSA
9 4 (0.52%) MCP
10 3 (0.39%) MCDBA
11 2 (0.26%) MCSD
11 2 (0.26%) ISTQB
12 1 (0.13%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 73 (9.54%) QA
2 11 (1.44%) ISO 9001
3 9 (1.18%) ISO 8583
4 2 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 30 (3.92%) Active Directory
2 13 (1.70%) Hyper-V
3 12 (1.57%) Oracle RMAN
4 11 (1.44%) VMware ESX
4 11 (1.44%) vSphere
5 7 (0.92%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (0.52%) Terminal Server
7 3 (0.39%) VMware Server
8 1 (0.13%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.13%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 12 (1.57%) OpenSSO
1 12 (1.57%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 12 (1.57%) EMC NetWorker
2 10 (1.31%) SCCM
3 9 (1.18%) SCOM
4 4 (0.52%) HP Quality Center
5 3 (0.39%) Oracle Identity Management
6 2 (0.26%) FortiGate
6 2 (0.26%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 1 (0.13%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.13%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 235 (30.72%) Oracle
2 147 (19.22%) Microsoft
3 45 (5.88%) Sun
4 36 (4.71%) Sybase
5 31 (4.05%) SAP
6 28 (3.66%) VMware
7 15 (1.96%) Red Hat
8 14 (1.83%) Red Gate
9 12 (1.57%) Cognos
10 11 (1.44%) Adobe
10 11 (1.44%) EMC
11 10 (1.31%) IBM
11 10 (1.31%) Telerik
12 9 (1.18%) HP
13 8 (1.05%) Citrix
13 8 (1.05%) JBoss
14 7 (0.92%) Google
14 7 (0.92%) Perforce
15 5 (0.65%) Salesforce.com
15 5 (0.65%) Veeam
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Proteus Europe
Posted: 7 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £62000 per annum + including benefits, 28 days hols
Posted: 9 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Connectus
Salary: £32000 - £34000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £35000 to £60000 per annum - Superb benefits package
Posted: 11 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
World Pay
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £23k - 25k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £48k + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £0
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £0
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + share options, pension, health
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + including benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
The People Network
Salary: £23000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago