Period
to 14 December 2018

The median annual salary for a SQL Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridgeshire during the 6 months to 14 December 2018.

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

SQL Developer
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 147 180 136
Rank change year-on-year +33 -44 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Developer 30 32 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.97% 0.74% 1.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.00% 0.76% 1.13%
Number of salaries quoted 27 36 36
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +25.00% -15.79%
10th Percentile £33,500 £32,500 £28,750
90th Percentile £50,000 £60,000 £56,875
East of England median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year -11.11% +1.12% +0.56%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Cambridgeshire
Permanent vacancies in Cambridgeshire with a recognized job title 2,998 4,192 3,371
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.05% 97.31% 97.34%
Number of salaries quoted 2,166 3,200 2,798
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,175
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £65,000
East of England median annual salary £45,195 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +0.43% - +2.51%

SQL Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

Job postings that featured SQL Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Developer in Cambridgeshire

SQL Developer
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Salary trend for SQL Developer in Cambridgeshire

SQL Developer
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Developer in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 14 December 2018.

Salary histogram for SQL Developer in Cambridgeshire

SQL Developer
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Developer within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 14 December 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +43 19 £45,000 -14.29% 2
Peterborough -40 7 £41,250 -8.33% 1
Ely - 1 £40,000 -
Huntingdon - 1 £38,000 -
SQL Developer
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 14 December 2018, SQL Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Cambridgeshire region featuring SQL Developer in the job title.

1 30 (100.00%) SQL
2 15 (50.00%) C#
3 14 (46.67%) .NET
3 14 (46.67%) SQL Server
4 13 (43.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 12 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 11 (36.67%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
7 10 (33.33%) Microsoft
8 9 (30.00%) T-SQL
8 9 (30.00%) JavaScript
8 9 (30.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 7 (23.33%) Data Warehouse
10 6 (20.00%) ETL
10 6 (20.00%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 6 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
10 6 (20.00%) Tableau
10 6 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
11 5 (16.67%) Big Data
11 5 (16.67%) NoSQL
11 5 (16.67%) Azure SQL Database
11 5 (16.67%) Web Development
11 5 (16.67%) AngularJS
11 5 (16.67%) Analytics
11 5 (16.67%) Cosmos DB
11 5 (16.67%) Data Lake
11 5 (16.67%) Databricks
11 5 (16.67%) Azure Data Factory
11 5 (16.67%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
11 5 (16.67%) CSS

SQL Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 1 (3.33%) CMS
1 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.33%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (16.67%) Azure Data Factory
3 1 (3.33%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (46.67%) SQL Server
2 13 (43.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 12 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (30.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 7 (23.33%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (16.67%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
6 5 (16.67%) Azure SQL Database
6 5 (16.67%) Big Data
6 5 (16.67%) Cosmos DB
6 5 (16.67%) Data Lake
6 5 (16.67%) NoSQL
7 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (3.33%) MongoDB
8 1 (3.33%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (3.33%) Relational Database
8 1 (3.33%) Snowflake Schema
8 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (3.33%) SQLite
8 1 (3.33%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) JIRA
1 1 (3.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (6.67%) Finance
1 2 (6.67%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.33%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (46.67%) .NET
2 5 (16.67%) AngularJS
2 5 (16.67%) CSS
2 5 (16.67%) HTML
3 4 (13.33%) ASP.NET
4 3 (10.00%) HTML5
5 2 (6.67%) jQuery
5 2 (6.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (3.33%) .NET Core
6 1 (3.33%) .NET Framework
6 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (3.33%) Entity Framework
6 1 (3.33%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) Enterprise Software
1 4 (13.33%) NHS
1 4 (13.33%) Virtual Team
2 2 (6.67%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (3.33%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (36.67%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (20.00%) ETL
3 6 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
4 5 (16.67%) Analytics
4 5 (16.67%) Web Development
5 4 (13.33%) OO
6 3 (10.00%) MVC
7 2 (6.67%) Data-Driven Decision Making
7 2 (6.67%) Decision-Making
7 2 (6.67%) Information Management
7 2 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (6.67%) Root Cause Analysis
8 1 (3.33%) Collaborative Working
8 1 (3.33%) Data Analysis
8 1 (3.33%) DevOps
8 1 (3.33%) Mentoring
8 1 (3.33%) Migration
8 1 (3.33%) Open Source Development
8 1 (3.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 30 (100.00%) SQL
2 15 (50.00%) C#
3 9 (30.00%) JavaScript
3 9 (30.00%) T-SQL
4 6 (20.00%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 5 (16.67%) Java
6 4 (13.33%) Java 8
6 4 (13.33%) TypeScript
7 3 (10.00%) PHP
8 1 (3.33%) Go
8 1 (3.33%) Haskell
8 1 (3.33%) PowerShell
8 1 (3.33%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (3.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 10 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 6 (20.00%) Tableau
3 5 (16.67%) Databricks
4 2 (6.67%) Google
4 2 (6.67%) Samsung