The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for SQL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 15 5 3
Rank change year-on-year -10 -2  
Permanent jobs citing SQL 155 297 341
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 12.56% 19.92% 23.04%
As % of the Programming Languages category 17.09% 32.04% 34.65%
Number of salaries quoted 130 228 286
Median salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.12% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £58,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SQL is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Cambridge
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 907 927 984
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 73.50% 62.17% 66.49%
Number of salaries quoted 703 772 853
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,850 £28,350
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.21% +2.50%  

SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridge citing SQL as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for SQL in Cambridge

SQL
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Salary trend for SQL in Cambridge

SQL
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL in Cambridge over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, 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.

1 171 (44.07%) JavaScript
2 144 (37.11%) Java
3 136 (35.05%) C#
4 128 (32.99%) Agile Software Development
5 109 (28.09%) .NET
6 107 (27.58%) HTML
6 107 (27.58%) Degree
7 96 (24.74%) CSS
8 85 (21.91%) Linux
9 84 (21.65%) Software Engineering
10 81 (20.88%) jQuery
11 79 (20.36%) SQL Server
12 71 (18.30%) Microsoft
13 68 (17.53%) Windows
13 68 (17.53%) Computer Science
14 67 (17.27%) Mathematics
14 67 (17.27%) MVC
14 67 (17.27%) Finance
15 59 (15.21%) Python
16 58 (14.95%) Web Services
16 58 (14.95%) XML
17 56 (14.43%) Oracle
17 56 (14.43%) ASP.NET
18 53 (13.66%) HTML5
19 52 (13.40%) MySQL
20 46 (11.86%) Web Development
21 45 (11.60%) Perl
22 42 (10.82%) Unix
23 41 (10.57%) CSS3
24 38 (9.79%) QA

SQL
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 26 (6.70%) Tomcat
2 23 (5.93%) Apache
3 15 (3.87%) WebLogic
4 12 (3.09%) MS Exchange
5 11 (2.84%) WordPress
6 10 (2.58%) JBoss
7 9 (2.32%) Drupal
7 9 (2.32%) SharePoint
8 8 (2.06%) CMS
8 8 (2.06%) IIS
9 4 (1.03%) Apache Spark
10 3 (0.77%) Elasticsearch
11 2 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2007
11 2 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2010
11 2 (0.52%) SAS
11 2 (0.52%) WebSphere
11 2 (0.52%) WildFly
12 1 (0.26%) Apache Solr
12 1 (0.26%) Sitecore CMS
12 1 (0.26%) Umbraco
Applications
1 33 (8.51%) MS Excel
2 9 (2.32%) Photoshop
3 3 (0.77%) MS Office
3 3 (0.77%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.52%) SPSS
5 1 (0.26%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (1.29%) Dynamics CRM
1 5 (1.29%) Dynamics NAV
1 5 (1.29%) SAP Business One
2 3 (0.77%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (0.77%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.26%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (0.26%) Infor M3
3 1 (0.26%) Magento
3 1 (0.26%) Movex
3 1 (0.26%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.26%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.26%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.26%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 12 (3.09%) Amazon AWS
1 12 (3.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (1.55%) Amazon EC2
2 6 (1.55%) Office 365
3 5 (1.29%) GitHub
4 4 (1.03%) Amazon S3
4 4 (1.03%) Route 53
4 4 (1.03%) Twilio
5 2 (0.52%) Amazon SQS
5 2 (0.52%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (6.19%) HTTP
2 19 (4.90%) Internet
3 13 (3.35%) DNS
4 12 (3.09%) TCP/IP
5 10 (2.58%) DHCP
6 7 (1.80%) Firewall
7 4 (1.03%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (1.03%) NFC
7 4 (1.03%) SMPP
7 4 (1.03%) SMS
7 4 (1.03%) VPN
8 3 (0.77%) LDAP
9 2 (0.52%) Cisco IOS
9 2 (0.52%) Cisco PIX
9 2 (0.52%) Network Security
9 2 (0.52%) SAN
9 2 (0.52%) SSL
9 2 (0.52%) ZigBee
10 1 (0.26%) LAN
10 1 (0.26%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (20.36%) SQL Server
2 52 (13.40%) MySQL
3 30 (7.73%) Relational Database
4 17 (4.38%) NoSQL
5 14 (3.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 12 (3.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 10 (2.58%) BusinessObjects
8 9 (2.32%) Lumira
8 9 (2.32%) Oracle BI EE
8 9 (2.32%) Spotfire
9 8 (2.06%) Big Data
10 6 (1.55%) Data Warehouse
10 6 (1.55%) Oracle Database
10 6 (1.55%) PostgreSQL
11 5 (1.29%) MS Access
12 4 (1.03%) Amazon RDS
12 4 (1.03%) SAP BW
12 4 (1.03%) SQL Server 2012
13 3 (0.77%) MongoDB
13 3 (0.77%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 29 (7.47%) Visual Studio
2 24 (6.19%) Git (software)
2 24 (6.19%) NUnit
3 20 (5.15%) Subversion
4 17 (4.38%) Team Foundation Server
5 14 (3.61%) Maven
6 13 (3.35%) Selenium
7 9 (2.32%) Oracle APEX
8 7 (1.80%) JIRA
8 7 (1.80%) MSTest
8 7 (1.80%) Rhino Mocks
9 5 (1.29%) Eclipse
9 5 (1.29%) IntelliJ
9 5 (1.29%) MSBuild
10 4 (1.03%) TeamCity
10 4 (1.03%) WebDriver
11 3 (0.77%) AppVeyor
11 3 (0.77%) Cucumber
11 3 (0.77%) Oracle Forms
12 2 (0.52%) webpack
General
1 67 (17.27%) Finance
2 21 (5.41%) Banking
3 9 (2.32%) Pharmaceutical
4 7 (1.80%) Marketing
5 6 (1.55%) Telecoms
6 5 (1.29%) Aerospace
6 5 (1.29%) Automotive
7 4 (1.03%) Electronics
8 2 (0.52%) Legal
8 2 (0.52%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.26%) Advertising
9 1 (0.26%) Billing
9 1 (0.26%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.26%) French Language
9 1 (0.26%) Retail
Job Titles
1 176 (45.36%) Developer
2 57 (14.69%) Java Developer
3 48 (12.37%) Software Engineer
4 45 (11.60%) Analyst
5 37 (9.54%) C# Developer
6 35 (9.02%) Consultant
7 34 (8.76%) Software Developer
8 30 (7.73%) Java Engineer
9 21 (5.41%) Implementation Consultant
10 19 (4.90%) Applications Developer
10 19 (4.90%) Development Engineer
10 19 (4.90%) Software Development Engineer
11 18 (4.64%) .NET Developer
12 17 (4.38%) Full Stack Developer
12 17 (4.38%) HTML Developer
12 17 (4.38%) Programmer
12 17 (4.38%) Web Developer
13 16 (4.12%) Senior Developer
14 15 (3.87%) Java Software Engineer
15 14 (3.61%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 109 (28.09%) .NET
2 107 (27.58%) HTML
3 96 (24.74%) CSS
4 81 (20.88%) jQuery
5 58 (14.95%) Web Services
5 58 (14.95%) XML
6 56 (14.43%) ASP.NET
7 53 (13.66%) HTML5
8 41 (10.57%) CSS3
9 35 (9.02%) REST
10 32 (8.25%) ASP.NET MVC
11 29 (7.47%) LINQ
12 27 (6.96%) .NET Framework
12 27 (6.96%) RESTful
13 26 (6.70%) WCF
14 24 (6.19%) Spring
15 21 (5.41%) ASP.NET Web API
16 20 (5.15%) JSP
17 19 (4.90%) AngularJS
18 17 (4.38%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 68 (17.53%) Computer Science
2 23 (5.93%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (4.64%) Mobile App
4 14 (3.61%) User Experience
5 10 (2.58%) Algorithms
5 10 (2.58%) Clustering
5 10 (2.58%) Mobile Payment
6 8 (2.06%) Enterprise Software
7 7 (1.80%) Linux Command Line
7 7 (1.80%) Virtual Team
8 5 (1.29%) LIMS
9 4 (1.03%) Fintech
9 4 (1.03%) iPad
9 4 (1.03%) Life Science
10 3 (0.77%) Data Centre
10 3 (0.77%) Internet of Things
10 3 (0.77%) Mobile Banking
10 3 (0.77%) W3C
10 3 (0.77%) Web 2.0
10 3 (0.77%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 85 (21.91%) Linux
2 68 (17.53%) Windows
3 42 (10.82%) Unix
4 19 (4.90%) Windows Server
5 12 (3.09%) Android
6 11 (2.84%) Solaris
6 11 (2.84%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (2.58%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (1.80%) Apple iOS
8 7 (1.80%) Oracle Linux
9 5 (1.29%) Windows 10
9 5 (1.29%) Windows 7
9 5 (1.29%) Windows 8
10 4 (1.03%) Ubuntu
11 3 (0.77%) Mac OS X
11 3 (0.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (0.52%) Debian
12 2 (0.52%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 128 (32.99%) Agile Software Development
2 84 (21.65%) Software Engineering
3 67 (17.27%) Mathematics
3 67 (17.27%) MVC
4 46 (11.86%) Web Development
5 35 (9.02%) OO
6 28 (7.22%) Business Analysis
6 28 (7.22%) Informatics
6 28 (7.22%) Unit Testing
7 26 (6.70%) Release Management
8 25 (6.44%) Multithreading
8 25 (6.44%) UML
9 23 (5.93%) Bioinformatics
9 23 (5.93%) Scrum
10 21 (5.41%) Continuous Integration
10 21 (5.41%) Data Modelling
10 21 (5.41%) TDD
11 20 (5.15%) Data Visualisation
11 20 (5.15%) Visualisation
11 20 (5.15%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 171 (44.07%) JavaScript
2 144 (37.11%) Java
3 136 (35.05%) C#
4 59 (15.21%) Python
5 45 (11.60%) Perl
6 37 (9.54%) PHP
7 33 (8.51%) C++
8 22 (5.67%) Bash Shell
9 18 (4.64%) VB.NET
10 15 (3.87%) PowerShell
11 14 (3.61%) C
11 14 (3.61%) PL/SQL
12 11 (2.84%) VBA
13 9 (2.32%) R
14 8 (2.06%) T-SQL
15 5 (1.29%) Ruby
15 5 (1.29%) VBScript
16 4 (1.03%) Objective-C
17 2 (0.52%) MATLAB
17 2 (0.52%) VB
Qualifications
1 107 (27.58%) Degree
2 12 (3.09%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (2.84%) MCSE
4 5 (1.29%) MCSA
5 4 (1.03%) PhD
5 4 (1.03%) Security Cleared
6 3 (0.77%) ISTQB
6 3 (0.77%) LPIC
6 3 (0.77%) RHCE
6 3 (0.77%) RHCSA
7 2 (0.52%) CCA
7 2 (0.52%) CCEA
7 2 (0.52%) CCNA
7 2 (0.52%) CCNP
7 2 (0.52%) CEH
7 2 (0.52%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (0.52%) Citrix Certification
7 2 (0.52%) MCITP
8 1 (0.26%) ISEB
8 1 (0.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (9.79%) QA
2 3 (0.77%) Data Quality
2 3 (0.77%) WAI
3 1 (0.26%) ISO 14001
3 1 (0.26%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 23 (5.93%) Active Directory
2 12 (3.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (1.55%) Hyper-V
4 4 (1.03%) Virtual Servers
4 4 (1.03%) VMware Server
5 3 (0.77%) XenApp
5 3 (0.77%) XenDesktop
6 2 (0.52%) Firmware
7 1 (0.26%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 19 (4.90%) Nagios
2 7 (1.80%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (0.77%) Puppet
4 2 (0.52%) Nessus
5 1 (0.26%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 71 (18.30%) Microsoft
2 56 (14.43%) Oracle
3 20 (5.15%) Sun
4 15 (3.87%) VMware
5 13 (3.35%) SAP
6 9 (2.32%) Cisco
7 5 (1.29%) Pegasus
7 5 (1.29%) TOWER Software
7 5 (1.29%) Veeam
8 4 (1.03%) Citrix
8 4 (1.03%) Cognos
8 4 (1.03%) JD Edwards
8 4 (1.03%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (1.03%) Virgin Media
9 3 (0.77%) Facebook
9 3 (0.77%) Hyperion
9 3 (0.77%) Red Hat
9 3 (0.77%) Tableau
9 3 (0.77%) Twitter
10 2 (0.52%) Minitab
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric.com
Posted: 22 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
set2recruit
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 20 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Reed Technology
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Amazing Prospects Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum fantastic salary and prospects (Top
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits Comprehensive Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
The One Group
Salary: Market related
Posted: 13 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
SoCode Limited
Salary: +Benefits +Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Cool Projects & Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge
OHO Group Ltd.
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits: Excellent Benefits + Equity + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + Exceptional Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55k plus pension, 25 days, flexi time, training + more
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + 10% Pension + 15% Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55000 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric.com
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum pension + gym + 25 days hol
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric.com
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to c£50,000 + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
360 Resourcing
Salary: £35,000 - £55,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 9 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum + 10% Pension + 15% Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
SoCode Limited
Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Laptop, Mobile, Car Allowance
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £70k + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Cambridge
Edward Carter Solutions
Salary: £41000 per annum + Bonus and excellent benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
The North Starr
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum Salary DOE + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago