The median annual salary for a SQL Developer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridge during the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL Developer
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 110 92 77
Rank change year-on-year -18 -15  
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Developer 10 17 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.73% 1.43% 2.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.75% 1.46% 2.48%
Number of salaries quoted 10 15 33
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,800 £30,000 £28,800
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year - +1.26%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Cambridge
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1335 1161 1414
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 97.73% 97.40% 97.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1015 978 1196
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,900
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £28,700
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

SQL Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridge that featured SQL Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Developer in Cambridge

SQL Developer
Salary Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Developer in Cambridge.

Salary trend for SQL Developer in Cambridge

SQL Developer
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Developer in Cambridge over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL Developer in Cambridge

SQL Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, SQL Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cambridge region featuring SQL Developer in the job title.

1 11 (78.57%) C#
1 11 (78.57%) .NET
2 10 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 10 (71.43%) MVC
2 10 (71.43%) Banking
2 10 (71.43%) WCF
2 10 (71.43%) LINQ
2 10 (71.43%) Mobile Payment
3 9 (64.29%) WPF
3 9 (64.29%) NUnit
3 9 (64.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (64.29%) ASP.NET MVC
3 9 (64.29%) MSTest
3 9 (64.29%) XAML
3 9 (64.29%) ASP.NET
4 5 (35.71%) SQL
5 3 (21.43%) XML
6 2 (14.29%) Postgraduate
6 2 (14.29%) J2SE
6 2 (14.29%) Eclipse
6 2 (14.29%) JAAS
6 2 (14.29%) JUnit
6 2 (14.29%) Oracle
6 2 (14.29%) Java
6 2 (14.29%) Bugzilla
6 2 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (14.29%) Log4j
6 2 (14.29%) Grid Computing
6 2 (14.29%) Mockito
6 2 (14.29%) Mercurial

SQL Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 2 (14.29%) Jetty
1 2 (14.29%) MediaWiki
1 2 (14.29%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Spreadsheet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 9 (64.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (14.29%) Hadoop
3 2 (14.29%) KNIME
3 2 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (7.14%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 9 (64.29%) MSTest
1 9 (64.29%) NUnit
2 2 (14.29%) Bugzilla
2 2 (14.29%) Buildbot
2 2 (14.29%) Eclipse
2 2 (14.29%) FindBugs
2 2 (14.29%) JUnit
2 2 (14.29%) Log4j
2 2 (14.29%) Mercurial
2 2 (14.29%) Mockito
2 2 (14.29%) SCons
3 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (71.43%) Banking
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (78.57%) .NET
2 10 (71.43%) LINQ
2 10 (71.43%) WCF
3 9 (64.29%) ASP.NET
3 9 (64.29%) ASP.NET MVC
3 9 (64.29%) WPF
4 3 (21.43%) XML
5 2 (14.29%) Guava
5 2 (14.29%) J2SE
5 2 (14.29%) JAAS
5 2 (14.29%) jOOQ
5 2 (14.29%) Natural Language Processing
5 2 (14.29%) Protocol Buffers
5 2 (14.29%) ZeroMQ
6 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (7.14%) CSS
6 1 (7.14%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (71.43%) Mobile Payment
2 2 (14.29%) Grid Computing
2 2 (14.29%) Life Science
3 1 (7.14%) Fintech
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) MVC
2 2 (14.29%) Document Management
2 2 (14.29%) Full Text Search
2 2 (14.29%) SDLC
2 2 (14.29%) Software Engineering
3 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (7.14%) Data Strategy
3 1 (7.14%) TDD
3 1 (7.14%) Test Automation
3 1 (7.14%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 11 (78.57%) C#
2 9 (64.29%) XAML
3 5 (35.71%) SQL
4 2 (14.29%) Java
5 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Degree
1 2 (14.29%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) Ansible
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle
2 1 (7.14%) Tableau