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 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 12 7 4
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -3
Permanent jobs citing SQL 210 267 385
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 19.50% 18.40% 21.85%
As % of the Programming Languages category 28.30% 27.73% 33.89%
Number of salaries quoted 197 230 320
Median salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,260
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +1.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £57,500 £52,650
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
742 963 1136
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 68.90% 66.37% 64.47%
Number of salaries quoted 639 845 906
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 9 December 2016.

SQL Salary Histogram in Cambridge

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 9 December 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.

1 164 (39.42%) Java
2 156 (37.50%) JavaScript
2 156 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 149 (35.82%) C#
4 133 (31.97%) Degree
5 131 (31.49%) HTML
6 128 (30.77%) .NET
7 115 (27.64%) Finance
8 100 (24.04%) Software Engineering
9 95 (22.84%) SQL Server
10 93 (22.36%) CSS
11 87 (20.91%) Linux
12 85 (20.43%) Unix
13 84 (20.19%) Computer Science
14 78 (18.75%) jQuery
15 76 (18.27%) Oracle
16 72 (17.31%) MVC
17 69 (16.59%) XML
18 64 (15.38%) Web Services
19 62 (14.90%) OO
20 58 (13.94%) Windows
21 57 (13.70%) Microsoft
22 56 (13.46%) ASP.NET
23 49 (11.78%) Python
24 47 (11.30%) J2EE
25 46 (11.06%) Multithreading
26 45 (10.82%) Scrum
26 45 (10.82%) Analytical Skills
27 44 (10.58%) REST
27 44 (10.58%) Internet

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 38 (9.13%) Tomcat
2 37 (8.89%) Apache
3 35 (8.41%) WebLogic
4 13 (3.13%) JBoss
5 9 (2.16%) Confluence
6 8 (1.92%) Elasticsearch
6 8 (1.92%) IIS
7 7 (1.68%) Apache Solr
7 7 (1.68%) MS Exchange
8 6 (1.44%) SharePoint
8 6 (1.44%) WordPress
9 5 (1.20%) Smallworld
10 4 (0.96%) CMS
11 3 (0.72%) SAS
11 3 (0.72%) Sitecore CMS
11 3 (0.72%) Umbraco
12 2 (0.48%) Drupal
12 2 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2007
12 2 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2010
12 2 (0.48%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 25 (6.01%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.44%) MS Office
2 6 (1.44%) Photoshop
3 3 (0.72%) SPSS
4 2 (0.48%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.48%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (1.44%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.20%) Oracle BPM
3 4 (0.96%) SAP Business One
4 3 (0.72%) Magento
5 2 (0.48%) Infor M3
5 2 (0.48%) Movex
6 1 (0.24%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.24%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.24%) SAP CO
6 1 (0.24%) SAP FI
6 1 (0.24%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 19 (4.57%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (1.68%) GitHub
2 7 (1.68%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (1.20%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (0.96%) Office 365
5 3 (0.72%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.48%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (0.24%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 1 (0.24%) Amazon ELB
7 1 (0.24%) DigitalOcean
7 1 (0.24%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.24%) Heroku
7 1 (0.24%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 44 (10.58%) Internet
2 29 (6.97%) HTTP
3 21 (5.05%) TCP/IP
4 10 (2.40%) Firewall
5 9 (2.16%) DHCP
5 9 (2.16%) DNS
5 9 (2.16%) SSL
6 8 (1.92%) VPN
6 8 (1.92%) Wireless
7 7 (1.68%) Intranet
8 4 (0.96%) Cisco Nexus
8 4 (0.96%) NFC
8 4 (0.96%) SAN
8 4 (0.96%) SMPP
8 4 (0.96%) SMS
9 2 (0.48%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (0.48%) Cisco IOS
9 2 (0.48%) Cisco PIX
9 2 (0.48%) PPP
9 2 (0.48%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 95 (22.84%) SQL Server
2 33 (7.93%) Relational Database
3 31 (7.45%) MySQL
4 25 (6.01%) NoSQL
5 17 (4.09%) Big Data
6 14 (3.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 13 (3.13%) PostgreSQL
8 12 (2.88%) Hadoop
9 11 (2.64%) Apache Cassandra
9 11 (2.64%) BusinessObjects
10 10 (2.40%) MongoDB
10 10 (2.40%) SQL Server 2012
11 9 (2.16%) Spotfire
12 8 (1.92%) Oracle BI EE
12 8 (1.92%) QlikView
13 7 (1.68%) Oracle Database
14 6 (1.44%) GIS
14 6 (1.44%) HBase
14 6 (1.44%) Lumira
14 6 (1.44%) Parquet
Development Applications
1 29 (6.97%) Git (software)
2 28 (6.73%) Visual Studio
3 27 (6.49%) Selenium
4 23 (5.53%) Subversion
5 21 (5.05%) JIRA
5 21 (5.05%) NUnit
6 13 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
7 10 (2.40%) WebDriver
8 9 (2.16%) Eclipse
9 8 (1.92%) JUnit
9 8 (1.92%) MSTest
10 7 (1.68%) Maven
10 7 (1.68%) MSBuild
11 6 (1.44%) Oracle APEX
11 6 (1.44%) TeamCity
12 5 (1.20%) IntelliJ
12 5 (1.20%) Rhino Mocks
12 5 (1.20%) TestNG
13 3 (0.72%) Cucumber
13 3 (0.72%) Jenkins
General
1 115 (27.64%) Finance
2 24 (5.77%) Banking
3 17 (4.09%) Telecoms
4 10 (2.40%) Pharmaceutical
5 6 (1.44%) Billing
6 5 (1.20%) Aerospace
6 5 (1.20%) Marketing
7 4 (0.96%) German Language
7 4 (0.96%) Retail
8 3 (0.72%) Automotive
8 3 (0.72%) Electronics
9 2 (0.48%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.24%) Back Office
10 1 (0.24%) French Language
10 1 (0.24%) Front Office
10 1 (0.24%) Legal
Job Titles
1 193 (46.39%) Developer
2 55 (13.22%) Java Developer
3 51 (12.26%) C# Developer
3 51 (12.26%) Software Engineer
4 50 (12.02%) Software Developer
5 48 (11.54%) Analyst
6 36 (8.65%) .NET Developer
7 31 (7.45%) Java Engineer
8 29 (6.97%) Architect
9 28 (6.73%) Senior Developer
10 27 (6.49%) C# .NET Developer
11 26 (6.25%) SQL Developer
12 23 (5.53%) C# Software Developer
13 22 (5.29%) Applications Support
14 20 (4.81%) Consultant
15 19 (4.57%) .NET Software Developer
15 19 (4.57%) Programmer
16 14 (3.37%) Business Analyst
16 14 (3.37%) Developer/Software Engineer
16 14 (3.37%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 131 (31.49%) HTML
2 128 (30.77%) .NET
3 93 (22.36%) CSS
4 78 (18.75%) jQuery
5 69 (16.59%) XML
6 64 (15.38%) Web Services
7 56 (13.46%) ASP.NET
8 47 (11.30%) J2EE
9 44 (10.58%) REST
10 41 (9.86%) HTML5
11 36 (8.65%) RESTful
12 32 (7.69%) Spring
13 30 (7.21%) ASP.NET MVC
14 28 (6.73%) LINQ
15 27 (6.49%) .NET Framework
16 26 (6.25%) CSS3
17 25 (6.01%) J2SE
17 25 (6.01%) WCF
18 22 (5.29%) JSP
19 21 (5.05%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 84 (20.19%) Computer Science
2 45 (10.82%) Analytical Skills
3 36 (8.65%) Mathematics
4 22 (5.29%) Informatics
5 20 (4.81%) Clustering
6 19 (4.57%) User Experience
7 14 (3.37%) Biology
7 14 (3.37%) Mobile App
8 12 (2.88%) Algorithms
8 12 (2.88%) Management Information System
8 12 (2.88%) Visualisation
9 9 (2.16%) Replication
10 8 (1.92%) Client/Server
10 8 (1.92%) Statistics
11 7 (1.68%) Mobile Payment
11 7 (1.68%) Physics
11 7 (1.68%) Virtual Team
12 6 (1.44%) Data Structures
12 6 (1.44%) Fintech
12 6 (1.44%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 87 (20.91%) Linux
2 85 (20.43%) Unix
3 58 (13.94%) Windows
4 21 (5.05%) Oracle Linux
4 21 (5.05%) Solaris
5 19 (4.57%) Windows Server
6 7 (1.68%) Apple iOS
7 5 (1.20%) Android
7 5 (1.20%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (0.96%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (0.72%) Mac OS X
9 3 (0.72%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (0.48%) CentOS
10 2 (0.48%) Debian
11 1 (0.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.24%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.24%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 156 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 100 (24.04%) Software Engineering
3 72 (17.31%) MVC
4 62 (14.90%) OO
5 46 (11.06%) Multithreading
6 45 (10.82%) Scrum
7 36 (8.65%) TDD
8 33 (7.93%) Web Development
9 32 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
9 32 (7.69%) Unit Testing
10 28 (6.73%) Bioinformatics
10 28 (6.73%) UML
11 27 (6.49%) Business Intelligence
12 25 (6.01%) Load Balancing
13 23 (5.53%) Data Modelling
13 23 (5.53%) SOA
14 22 (5.29%) Analytics
14 22 (5.29%) Front End Development
15 20 (4.81%) Business Analysis
15 20 (4.81%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 164 (39.42%) Java
2 156 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 149 (35.82%) C#
4 49 (11.78%) Python
5 41 (9.86%) Perl
6 40 (9.62%) C++
7 30 (7.21%) C
8 28 (6.73%) PHP
8 28 (6.73%) VB.NET
9 20 (4.81%) PL/SQL
9 20 (4.81%) PowerShell
10 17 (4.09%) T-SQL
11 14 (3.37%) VBA
12 12 (2.88%) Bash Shell
13 10 (2.40%) R
13 10 (2.40%) Shell Script
14 7 (1.68%) Objective-C
15 5 (1.20%) Magik
15 5 (1.20%) Ruby
15 5 (1.20%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 133 (31.97%) Degree
2 11 (2.64%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (1.44%) Security Cleared
4 4 (0.96%) MCSE
5 3 (0.72%) PhD
6 2 (0.48%) AWS Certification
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%) DV Cleared
6 2 (0.48%) ISEB
6 2 (0.48%) ISTQB
6 2 (0.48%) MCITP
6 2 (0.48%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.24%) MCP
7 1 (0.24%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (7.45%) QA
2 3 (0.72%) PCI DSS
2 3 (0.72%) WAI
3 1 (0.24%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.24%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (4.09%) Active Directory
2 10 (2.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (1.44%) XenApp
3 6 (1.44%) XenDesktop
4 5 (1.20%) vSphere
5 4 (0.96%) Hyper-V
6 3 (0.72%) Docker
6 3 (0.72%) Virtual Servers
7 2 (0.48%) Firmware
7 2 (0.48%) KVM
7 2 (0.48%) VMware Server
8 1 (0.24%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 1 (0.24%) etcd
Systems Management
1 5 (1.20%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (0.72%) Nagios
3 2 (0.48%) Failover Clustering
3 2 (0.48%) SCCM
3 2 (0.48%) SCOM
4 1 (0.24%) Ansible
4 1 (0.24%) Consul
4 1 (0.24%) Grafana
4 1 (0.24%) Graphite
4 1 (0.24%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.24%) Puppet
4 1 (0.24%) rkt
Vendors
1 76 (18.27%) Oracle
2 57 (13.70%) Microsoft
3 22 (5.29%) Sun
4 12 (2.88%) SAP
4 12 (2.88%) VMware
5 10 (2.40%) Cisco
6 8 (1.92%) Veeam
7 6 (1.44%) Citrix
8 5 (1.20%) Cognos
8 5 (1.20%) EMC
8 5 (1.20%) Hyperion
8 5 (1.20%) Tableau
9 4 (0.96%) Facebook
10 3 (0.72%) Apple
10 3 (0.72%) Dell
10 3 (0.72%) HP
10 3 (0.72%) IFS
10 3 (0.72%) Sitecore
10 3 (0.72%) Talend
10 3 (0.72%) Virgin Media
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Posted: 16 hours ago
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Salary: package
Posted: Yesterday
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Maxfield Search & Selection
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum +Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £Excellent + top benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: to £55k DOE
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Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum
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Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: to £45k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £25 - £35 per annum
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Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus & pension scheme
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Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Benefits
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