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 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 11 4 6
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +2
Permanent jobs citing SQL 220 321 360
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 18.88% 22.85% 20.21%
As % of the Programming Languages category 27.36% 35.91% 32.06%
Number of salaries quoted 190 279 300
Median salary £40,750 £41,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.80% -2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,950 £27,500 £29,900
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £55,000 £50,000
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
804 894 1123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 69.01% 63.63% 63.05%
Number of salaries quoted 702 785 955
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 29 July 2016.

SQL Salary Histogram in Cambridge

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 219 (43.89%) Agile Software Development
2 197 (39.48%) Java
3 181 (36.27%) JavaScript
4 171 (34.27%) C#
5 155 (31.06%) HTML
6 150 (30.06%) .NET
7 136 (27.25%) CSS
8 132 (26.45%) Degree
9 128 (25.65%) Software Engineering
10 118 (23.65%) Linux
10 118 (23.65%) Oracle
11 117 (23.45%) OO
12 106 (21.24%) SQL Server
12 106 (21.24%) Computer Science
13 105 (21.04%) XML
14 90 (18.04%) MVC
14 90 (18.04%) jQuery
15 87 (17.43%) Finance
16 82 (16.43%) QA
17 80 (16.03%) Microsoft
18 79 (15.83%) Web Services
19 72 (14.43%) Unix
20 65 (13.03%) Unit Testing
21 61 (12.22%) J2EE
22 57 (11.42%) Selenium
22 57 (11.42%) Mathematics
23 55 (11.02%) Perl
23 55 (11.02%) REST
23 55 (11.02%) SDLC
24 53 (10.62%) Analytical Skills

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 41 (8.22%) Apache
2 32 (6.41%) Tomcat
3 27 (5.41%) WebLogic
4 13 (2.61%) JBoss
5 11 (2.20%) SharePoint
6 10 (2.00%) Smallworld
7 9 (1.80%) Apache Solr
7 9 (1.80%) Elasticsearch
8 8 (1.60%) CMS
8 8 (1.60%) MS Exchange
9 7 (1.40%) IIS
10 5 (1.00%) SharePoint 2010
11 2 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2013
11 2 (0.40%) Skype for Business
12 1 (0.20%) Apache Spark
12 1 (0.20%) Confluence
12 1 (0.20%) NServiceBus
12 1 (0.20%) SAS
12 1 (0.20%) WebSphere
12 1 (0.20%) WordPress
Applications
1 29 (5.81%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.60%) MS Office
3 2 (0.40%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (0.40%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.20%) Mathcad
4 1 (0.20%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 6 (1.20%) SDL Web 8
2 4 (0.80%) Magento
3 2 (0.40%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (0.40%) Oracle ERP
3 2 (0.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 12 (2.40%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (1.20%) Google Cloud Platform
3 5 (1.00%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (1.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (1.00%) SaaS
4 3 (0.60%) GitHub
5 1 (0.20%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 39 (7.82%) Internet
2 22 (4.41%) HTTP
3 15 (3.01%) DNS
4 14 (2.81%) Firewall
4 14 (2.81%) Wireless
5 13 (2.61%) TCP/IP
6 11 (2.20%) Intranet
6 11 (2.20%) VPN
7 6 (1.20%) VLAN
8 5 (1.00%) DHCP
8 5 (1.00%) SAN
9 4 (0.80%) Cisco Nexus
9 4 (0.80%) SSL
10 3 (0.60%) LAN
10 3 (0.60%) WAN
11 2 (0.40%) PPP
12 1 (0.20%) Bluetooth
12 1 (0.20%) Wi-Fi
12 1 (0.20%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 106 (21.24%) SQL Server
2 31 (6.21%) Relational Database
3 22 (4.41%) NoSQL
4 20 (4.01%) MySQL
5 18 (3.61%) GIS
6 16 (3.21%) PostgreSQL
7 14 (2.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 12 (2.40%) QlikView
9 11 (2.20%) Oracle Database
10 10 (2.00%) Big Data
10 10 (2.00%) DB2
11 9 (1.80%) BusinessObjects
12 8 (1.60%) Apache Cassandra
12 8 (1.60%) RDBMS
12 8 (1.60%) SQL Server 2012
13 6 (1.20%) Hadoop
14 5 (1.00%) Crystal Reports
14 5 (1.00%) MongoDB
14 5 (1.00%) OLAP
14 5 (1.00%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 57 (11.42%) Selenium
2 44 (8.82%) JIRA
3 37 (7.41%) Visual Studio
4 32 (6.41%) Git (software)
5 28 (5.61%) Subversion
6 27 (5.41%) Eclipse
6 27 (5.41%) Team Foundation Server
7 23 (4.61%) NUnit
8 12 (2.40%) HP UFT
8 12 (2.40%) JUnit
9 9 (1.80%) Cucumber
10 8 (1.60%) Hudson
10 8 (1.60%) JBehave
10 8 (1.60%) Ranorex
10 8 (1.60%) RSpec
11 7 (1.40%) TeamCity
12 5 (1.00%) Octopus Deploy
13 4 (0.80%) QUnit
13 4 (0.80%) WebDriver
14 3 (0.60%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 87 (17.43%) Finance
2 36 (7.21%) Telecoms
3 26 (5.21%) Pharmaceutical
4 18 (3.61%) Retail
5 16 (3.21%) Billing
6 11 (2.20%) Banking
7 10 (2.00%) Games
8 5 (1.00%) Manufacturing
9 4 (0.80%) Marketing
10 2 (0.40%) Electronics
11 1 (0.20%) Advertising
11 1 (0.20%) Back Office
11 1 (0.20%) Front Office
11 1 (0.20%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 245 (49.10%) Developer
2 72 (14.43%) Senior Developer
3 68 (13.63%) C# Developer
4 65 (13.03%) Software Developer
5 58 (11.62%) .NET Developer
6 56 (11.22%) Software Engineer
7 55 (11.02%) Java Developer
8 49 (9.82%) Architect
9 46 (9.22%) C# .NET Developer
10 41 (8.22%) Senior C# Developer
11 32 (6.41%) C# Software Developer
11 32 (6.41%) Graduate
12 31 (6.21%) Senior Software Developer
13 28 (5.61%) Senior .NET Developer
13 28 (5.61%) SQL Developer
14 27 (5.41%) Java Engineer
15 26 (5.21%) Senior C# .NET Developer
16 25 (5.01%) Administrator
16 25 (5.01%) Applications Support
17 24 (4.81%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 155 (31.06%) HTML
2 150 (30.06%) .NET
3 136 (27.25%) CSS
4 105 (21.04%) XML
5 90 (18.04%) jQuery
6 79 (15.83%) Web Services
7 61 (12.22%) J2EE
8 55 (11.02%) REST
9 52 (10.42%) ASP.NET
10 51 (10.22%) .NET Framework
10 51 (10.22%) HTML5
11 49 (9.82%) JSON
12 48 (9.62%) WCF
13 45 (9.02%) Entity Framework
14 44 (8.82%) Ajax
15 43 (8.62%) LINQ
16 40 (8.02%) ASP.NET Web API
16 40 (8.02%) XSLT
17 38 (7.62%) CSS3
18 37 (7.41%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 106 (21.24%) Computer Science
2 57 (11.42%) Mathematics
3 53 (10.62%) Analytical Skills
4 31 (6.21%) Clustering
5 27 (5.41%) Algorithms
6 24 (4.81%) iPad
7 20 (4.01%) Fintech
8 19 (3.81%) Management Information System
8 19 (3.81%) Physics
9 17 (3.41%) Client/Server
9 17 (3.41%) User Experience
10 15 (3.01%) Replication
11 12 (2.40%) Mobile App
11 12 (2.40%) Statistics
11 12 (2.40%) Visualisation
12 11 (2.20%) Life Science
13 10 (2.00%) PKI
14 9 (1.80%) Cryptography
15 8 (1.60%) Informatics
16 6 (1.20%) Biology
Operating Systems
1 118 (23.65%) Linux
2 72 (14.43%) Unix
3 51 (10.22%) Windows
4 26 (5.21%) Oracle Linux
4 26 (5.21%) Solaris
5 25 (5.01%) Windows Server
6 13 (2.61%) Apple iOS
7 5 (1.00%) Android
8 4 (0.80%) CentOS
8 4 (0.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.40%) Ubuntu
9 2 (0.40%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (0.40%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.20%) Data ONTAP
10 1 (0.20%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.20%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.20%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 219 (43.89%) Agile Software Development
2 128 (25.65%) Software Engineering
3 117 (23.45%) OO
4 90 (18.04%) MVC
5 65 (13.03%) Unit Testing
6 55 (11.02%) SDLC
7 53 (10.62%) Scrum
8 52 (10.42%) Multithreading
9 49 (9.82%) Front End Development
9 49 (9.82%) TDD
10 39 (7.82%) Automated Testing
11 33 (6.61%) CRM
12 30 (6.01%) Continuous Integration
12 30 (6.01%) User Stories
13 28 (5.61%) Load Balancing
14 26 (5.21%) ITIL
15 25 (5.01%) OOA/OOD
15 25 (5.01%) Software Architecture
15 25 (5.01%) Test Automation
15 25 (5.01%) UML
Programming Languages
1 197 (39.48%) Java
2 181 (36.27%) JavaScript
3 171 (34.27%) C#
4 55 (11.02%) Perl
5 51 (10.22%) C++
6 46 (9.22%) T-SQL
7 42 (8.42%) PL/SQL
7 42 (8.42%) Python
7 42 (8.42%) VB.NET
8 36 (7.21%) C
9 35 (7.01%) PHP
10 19 (3.81%) Bash Shell
11 18 (3.61%) Shell Script
12 17 (3.41%) VBA
13 9 (1.80%) Magik
13 9 (1.80%) Objective-C
14 8 (1.60%) Delphi
14 8 (1.60%) PowerShell
15 7 (1.40%) Ruby
16 4 (0.80%) R
Qualifications
1 132 (26.45%) Degree
2 18 (3.61%) ISEB
3 14 (2.81%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (2.20%) ISTQB
5 6 (1.20%) MCSE
6 5 (1.00%) CCNA
6 5 (1.00%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (0.60%) Security Cleared
8 2 (0.40%) AWS Certification
8 2 (0.40%) DV Cleared
8 2 (0.40%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (0.40%) PhD
8 2 (0.40%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.20%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 82 (16.43%) QA
2 5 (1.00%) WAI
3 4 (0.80%) SLA
4 2 (0.40%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 24 (4.81%) Active Directory
2 10 (2.00%) vSphere
3 9 (1.80%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (1.40%) Oracle RAC
5 5 (1.00%) Terminal Services
6 3 (0.60%) Hyper-V
6 3 (0.60%) XenApp
6 3 (0.60%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.20%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 1 (0.20%) Docker
7 1 (0.20%) Xen
7 1 (0.20%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 7 (1.40%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (1.20%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (0.60%) Puppet
4 2 (0.40%) Ansible
4 2 (0.40%) Failover Clustering
4 2 (0.40%) Nagios
4 2 (0.40%) SCCM
4 2 (0.40%) SCOM
5 1 (0.20%) CFEngine
5 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (0.20%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 118 (23.65%) Oracle
2 80 (16.03%) Microsoft
3 26 (5.21%) Sun
4 19 (3.81%) VMware
5 15 (3.01%) WorldPay
6 10 (2.00%) TOWER Software
7 9 (1.80%) Google
8 6 (1.20%) Facebook
8 6 (1.20%) Veeam
9 5 (1.00%) Cisco
9 5 (1.00%) Citrix
10 4 (0.80%) Atlassian
10 4 (0.80%) Red Hat
11 3 (0.60%) EMC
11 3 (0.60%) Rackspace
11 3 (0.60%) SAP
12 2 (0.40%) Apple
12 2 (0.40%) New Relic
12 2 (0.40%) Toshiba
12 2 (0.40%) Zend
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + bonuses and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oscar
Salary: £42000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35k-45k + benefits inc pension scheme, Share Options 25 days holiday
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Adteq Limited
Salary: Bonus and Bens
Posted: 13 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge
OHO Group Ltd.
Salary: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £55k + excellent benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £55k + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Bluetownonline
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Sanderson
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Employ Solutions
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum Excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £350000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, UK
Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute
Salary: £31,033 - £39,140 plus benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £40k + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Zoopla Property Group Plc
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £35k
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
The Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute
Posted: 16 days ago
Hinxton near Cambridge, UK
EMBL
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
The Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute
Posted: 16 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Abcam
Posted: 23 days ago
Cambridge
Clear Edge Consulting
Salary: £0 - £80,000 per year
Posted: 14 days ago
Cambridge
IQ Telecom
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £45k (pro rata)
Posted: 25 days ago