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 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 17 8 4
Rank change year-on-year -9 -4  
Permanent jobs citing SQL 191 242 324
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 13.88% 20.72% 22.30%
As % of the Programming Languages category 18.37% 29.30% 34.65%
Number of salaries quoted 154 214 281
Median salary £40,750 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.87% -5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,300 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £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 1040 826 935
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 75.58% 70.72% 64.35%
Number of salaries quoted 830 743 829
Median salary £50,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.64% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

SQL
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 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 26 June 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.

1 130 (37.57%) Microsoft
2 117 (33.82%) JavaScript
3 109 (31.50%) SQL Server
4 105 (30.35%) C#
5 91 (26.30%) .NET
6 90 (26.01%) Java
7 85 (24.57%) Agile Software Development
8 84 (24.28%) Degree
8 84 (24.28%) Windows
9 80 (23.12%) Software Engineering
10 77 (22.25%) Mathematics
11 66 (19.08%) HTML
12 62 (17.92%) Finance
13 61 (17.63%) Computer Science
14 59 (17.05%) CSS
15 58 (16.76%) Python
16 57 (16.47%) Linux
17 50 (14.45%) ASP.NET
18 47 (13.58%) Oracle
19 44 (12.72%) jQuery
20 40 (11.56%) HTML5
20 40 (11.56%) C++
21 38 (10.98%) PHP
21 38 (10.98%) MVC
22 37 (10.69%) Test Automation
23 35 (10.12%) Microsoft Azure
24 32 (9.25%) Unit Testing
24 32 (9.25%) Statistics
25 31 (8.96%) PhD
25 31 (8.96%) Windows Server

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 22 (6.36%) IIS
2 21 (6.07%) Tomcat
3 20 (5.78%) Apache
4 12 (3.47%) SharePoint
5 8 (2.31%) MS Exchange
6 5 (1.45%) WebLogic
6 5 (1.45%) WordPress
7 4 (1.16%) CMS
7 4 (1.16%) Drupal
8 3 (0.87%) Jetty
8 3 (0.87%) Kentico
8 3 (0.87%) MediaWiki
8 3 (0.87%) OpenStack
9 2 (0.58%) Apache Spark
9 2 (0.58%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (0.58%) Oracle Workflow
10 1 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2010
10 1 (0.29%) JBoss
10 1 (0.29%) SAS
10 1 (0.29%) Smallworld
Applications
1 10 (2.89%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (2.02%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (0.87%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.29%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.29%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 18 (5.20%) Dynamics NAV
2 8 (2.31%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (1.73%) SAP R/3
4 4 (1.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 3 (0.87%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (0.58%) SAP Business One
7 1 (0.29%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 1 (0.29%) Infor M3
7 1 (0.29%) Lawson
7 1 (0.29%) Movex
Cloud Services
1 35 (10.12%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (3.76%) GitHub
3 9 (2.60%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (2.31%) Cloud Computing
5 7 (2.02%) Office 365
6 4 (1.16%) Amazon EC2
6 4 (1.16%) Amazon S3
6 4 (1.16%) Route 53
6 4 (1.16%) Twilio
7 1 (0.29%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (0.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (3.76%) DNS
2 10 (2.89%) DHCP
3 8 (2.31%) TCP/IP
4 6 (1.73%) Internet
4 6 (1.73%) LAN
4 6 (1.73%) SAN
4 6 (1.73%) WAN
5 5 (1.45%) LDAP
6 4 (1.16%) Firewall
7 2 (0.58%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (0.58%) HTTP
7 2 (0.58%) Network Security
7 2 (0.58%) SSL
8 1 (0.29%) Ethernet
8 1 (0.29%) SMS
8 1 (0.29%) VLAN
8 1 (0.29%) VoIP
8 1 (0.29%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 109 (31.50%) SQL Server
2 28 (8.09%) Relational Database
3 24 (6.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 22 (6.36%) MySQL
5 21 (6.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 17 (4.91%) Data Warehouse
7 16 (4.62%) Big Data
8 14 (4.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 10 (2.89%) PostgreSQL
10 8 (2.31%) BusinessObjects
11 7 (2.02%) NoSQL
12 6 (1.73%) SAP BW
13 5 (1.45%) SQL Server 2012
14 4 (1.16%) Amazon RDS
14 4 (1.16%) Hadoop
14 4 (1.16%) Oracle Database
14 4 (1.16%) SQL Server 2008
15 3 (0.87%) MongoDB
15 3 (0.87%) Oracle BI EE
15 3 (0.87%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 30 (8.67%) NUnit
1 30 (8.67%) Visual Studio
2 20 (5.78%) Team Foundation Server
3 15 (4.34%) Git (software)
3 15 (4.34%) TeamCity
4 11 (3.18%) Rhino Mocks
5 9 (2.60%) JIRA
5 9 (2.60%) Subversion
6 6 (1.73%) Jenkins
6 6 (1.73%) Moq
6 6 (1.73%) MSBuild
7 5 (1.45%) Selenium
8 4 (1.16%) JUnit
8 4 (1.16%) Maven
9 3 (0.87%) Bugzilla
9 3 (0.87%) Eclipse
9 3 (0.87%) FindBugs
9 3 (0.87%) Log4j
9 3 (0.87%) Mockito
9 3 (0.87%) Oracle Forms
General
1 62 (17.92%) Finance
2 15 (4.34%) Banking
2 15 (4.34%) Marketing
3 11 (3.18%) Manufacturing
4 7 (2.02%) Retail
5 6 (1.73%) Telecoms
6 4 (1.16%) Electronics
7 3 (0.87%) Advertising
7 3 (0.87%) Automotive
8 2 (0.58%) Billing
8 2 (0.58%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.29%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.29%) Games
9 1 (0.29%) Law
9 1 (0.29%) Legal
Job Titles
1 124 (35.84%) Developer
2 54 (15.61%) Analyst
3 34 (9.83%) Java Developer
4 31 (8.96%) C# Developer
5 30 (8.67%) Software Engineer
5 30 (8.67%) Support Analyst
6 24 (6.94%) Software Developer
7 23 (6.65%) Applications Support
8 22 (6.36%) Consultant
9 20 (5.78%) DBA
9 20 (5.78%) Support Engineer
10 19 (5.49%) Developer in Test
11 17 (4.91%) Administrator
12 16 (4.62%) SQL DBA
13 15 (4.34%) Applications Support Analyst
14 13 (3.76%) Java Engineer
14 13 (3.76%) PHP Developer
14 13 (3.76%) Software Consultant
14 13 (3.76%) Web Developer
15 12 (3.47%) Software Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 91 (26.30%) .NET
2 66 (19.08%) HTML
3 59 (17.05%) CSS
4 50 (14.45%) ASP.NET
5 44 (12.72%) jQuery
6 40 (11.56%) HTML5
7 28 (8.09%) Web Services
8 26 (7.51%) CSS3
9 22 (6.36%) AngularJS
10 20 (5.78%) ASP.NET MVC
11 17 (4.91%) RESTful
12 16 (4.62%) ASP.NET Web API
13 15 (4.34%) WCF
13 15 (4.34%) WPF
13 15 (4.34%) XML
14 13 (3.76%) .NET Framework
14 13 (3.76%) REST
15 10 (2.89%) Ajax
15 10 (2.89%) MFC
16 9 (2.60%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 61 (17.63%) Computer Science
2 28 (8.09%) Analytical Skills
3 21 (6.07%) Algorithms
4 19 (5.49%) Mobile App
5 8 (2.31%) Clustering
6 7 (2.02%) Enterprise Software
6 7 (2.02%) Greenfield Project
7 6 (1.73%) Client/Server
7 6 (1.73%) Data Protection Act
8 5 (1.45%) Kindle
9 3 (0.87%) Data Centre
9 3 (0.87%) Driving Licence
9 3 (0.87%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 3 (0.87%) Grid Computing
9 3 (0.87%) Life Science
9 3 (0.87%) Linux Command Line
9 3 (0.87%) User Experience
9 3 (0.87%) Wiki
10 2 (0.58%) iPad
10 2 (0.58%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 84 (24.28%) Windows
2 57 (16.47%) Linux
3 31 (8.96%) Windows Server
4 26 (7.51%) Android
5 20 (5.78%) Apple iOS
6 16 (4.62%) Windows Server 2012
7 13 (3.76%) Windows Server 2008
8 11 (3.18%) Solaris
8 11 (3.18%) Unix
9 5 (1.45%) Oracle Linux
9 5 (1.45%) Windows 10
9 5 (1.45%) Windows 7
9 5 (1.45%) Windows 8
10 4 (1.16%) Ubuntu
11 3 (0.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (0.87%) Windows Embedded Compact
12 1 (0.29%) Debian
12 1 (0.29%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (24.57%) Agile Software Development
2 80 (23.12%) Software Engineering
3 77 (22.25%) Mathematics
4 38 (10.98%) MVC
5 37 (10.69%) Test Automation
6 32 (9.25%) Statistics
6 32 (9.25%) Unit Testing
7 30 (8.67%) Machine Learning
8 28 (8.09%) Business Intelligence
9 26 (7.51%) OO
10 24 (6.94%) Physics
11 23 (6.65%) Workflow
12 22 (6.36%) Financial Modelling
12 22 (6.36%) UML
12 22 (6.36%) User Stories
13 21 (6.07%) Web Development
14 20 (5.78%) Code Coverage
14 20 (5.78%) Exploratory Testing
14 20 (5.78%) Performance Testing
14 20 (5.78%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 117 (33.82%) JavaScript
2 105 (30.35%) C#
3 90 (26.01%) Java
4 58 (16.76%) Python
5 40 (11.56%) C++
6 38 (10.98%) PHP
7 22 (6.36%) R
8 21 (6.07%) Perl
9 20 (5.78%) MATLAB
10 19 (5.49%) Julia
10 19 (5.49%) PowerShell
11 15 (4.34%) T-SQL
12 12 (3.47%) Bash Shell
13 9 (2.60%) Objective-C
14 6 (1.73%) F#
14 6 (1.73%) PL/SQL
15 5 (1.45%) C
15 5 (1.45%) VB
15 5 (1.45%) VB6
16 4 (1.16%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 84 (24.28%) Degree
2 31 (8.96%) PhD
3 20 (5.78%) Computer Science Degree
4 18 (5.20%) Microsoft Certification
5 13 (3.76%) Numerate Degree
6 11 (3.18%) MCSE
7 9 (2.60%) MCSA
8 7 (2.02%) MCP
9 5 (1.45%) LPIC
9 5 (1.45%) RHCE
10 4 (1.16%) ISEB
11 3 (0.87%) ISTQB
11 3 (0.87%) Postgraduate
11 3 (0.87%) RHCSA
11 3 (0.87%) Security Cleared
12 2 (0.58%) CEH
12 2 (0.58%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 1 (0.29%) HND
13 1 (0.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (5.20%) QA
2 5 (1.45%) ISO 9001
3 3 (0.87%) Data Quality
System Software
1 21 (6.07%) Active Directory
2 15 (4.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (3.18%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.58%) VMware Server
5 1 (0.29%) Docker
5 1 (0.29%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 11 (3.18%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (1.73%) Puppet
3 5 (1.45%) Nagios
4 4 (1.16%) Ansible
5 2 (0.58%) Nessus
6 1 (0.29%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 130 (37.57%) Microsoft
2 47 (13.58%) Oracle
3 26 (7.51%) VMware
4 15 (4.34%) SAP
5 8 (2.31%) Sun
6 6 (1.73%) Citrix
7 5 (1.45%) Facebook
7 5 (1.45%) Pegasus
7 5 (1.45%) TOWER Software
7 5 (1.45%) Twitter
8 4 (1.16%) Cisco
8 4 (1.16%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (0.87%) JD Edwards
9 3 (0.87%) Red Hat
9 3 (0.87%) Veeam
9 3 (0.87%) Xamarin
10 2 (0.58%) F5
11 1 (0.29%) Infor
11 1 (0.29%) Tableau
11 1 (0.29%) WatchGuard
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £23000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £48000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
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Salary: Salary dependent on experience
Posted: 9 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric
Salary: £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
set2recruit
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum (Including bonuses)
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
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Salary: £60000 - £100000 per annum + bens
Posted: 11 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric
Salary: Unspecified highly flexible depending on experience
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40-55k plus 5% pension, Medical insurance, Health insurance +25 day
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
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Salary: Unspecified highly flexible depending on experience
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
set2recruit
Salary: From £30,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: Benefits
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Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits
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Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
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