The median annual salary for a SQL Developer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridgeshire during the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

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
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 116 105 83
Rank change year-on-year -11 -22  
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Developer 7 31 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.40% 1.42% 2.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% 1.46% 2.39%
Number of salaries quoted 7 21 42
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,200 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £53,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.66%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire. 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
Cambridgeshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1657 2126 2049
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 95.45% 97.43% 98.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1244 1663 1686
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -2.29%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,875 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £59,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +3.75%  

SQL Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

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 3 months to 29 March 2017.

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 3 months to 29 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge -11 5 £50,000 +3.09% 6
Peterborough +3 2 £35,000 -6.66%
SQL Developer
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 Cambridgeshire region featuring SQL Developer in the job title.

1 18 (81.82%) SQL
2 15 (68.18%) .NET
3 14 (63.64%) C#
4 11 (50.00%) SQL Server
5 9 (40.91%) Banking
6 8 (36.36%) Degree
6 8 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (36.36%) ASP.NET
7 7 (31.82%) JavaScript
7 7 (31.82%) MVC
7 7 (31.82%) WCF
7 7 (31.82%) LINQ
7 7 (31.82%) SQL Server 2008
7 7 (31.82%) Mobile Payment
8 6 (27.27%) Finance
8 6 (27.27%) Software Engineering
8 6 (27.27%) XML
9 5 (22.73%) VB.NET
9 5 (22.73%) TDD
9 5 (22.73%) Computer Science
10 4 (18.18%) WPF
10 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
10 4 (18.18%) MSTest
10 4 (18.18%) NUnit
10 4 (18.18%) Scrum
10 4 (18.18%) XAML
10 4 (18.18%) MS Excel
11 3 (13.64%) Perl
11 3 (13.64%) HTML
11 3 (13.64%) 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 (4.55%) CMS
1 1 (4.55%) Sitecore CMS
1 1 (4.55%) Umbraco
1 1 (4.55%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (18.18%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Sage 50
2 1 (4.55%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (31.82%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (9.09%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (9.09%) MS Access
3 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (4.55%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (4.55%) MySQL
4 1 (4.55%) Relational Database
4 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 4 (18.18%) MSTest
1 4 (18.18%) NUnit
2 2 (9.09%) Visual Studio
3 1 (4.55%) JIRA
General
1 9 (40.91%) Banking
2 6 (27.27%) Finance
3 2 (9.09%) Telecoms
4 1 (4.55%) Law
4 1 (4.55%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (68.18%) .NET
2 8 (36.36%) ASP.NET
3 7 (31.82%) LINQ
3 7 (31.82%) WCF
4 6 (27.27%) XML
5 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (18.18%) WPF
6 3 (13.64%) ASP.NET Web API
6 3 (13.64%) CSS
6 3 (13.64%) D3.js
6 3 (13.64%) Ext JS
6 3 (13.64%) HTML
6 3 (13.64%) Web Services
7 2 (9.09%) jQuery
8 1 (4.55%) CSS3
8 1 (4.55%) HTML5
8 1 (4.55%) KnockoutJS
8 1 (4.55%) Node.js
8 1 (4.55%) RESTful
8 1 (4.55%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (31.82%) Mobile Payment
2 5 (22.73%) Computer Science
3 3 (13.64%) Fintech
3 3 (13.64%) User Experience
4 2 (9.09%) ASIC
4 2 (9.09%) Client/Server
4 2 (9.09%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.09%) Apple iOS
1 2 (9.09%) Windows
1 2 (9.09%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (31.82%) MVC
3 6 (27.27%) Software Engineering
4 5 (22.73%) TDD
5 4 (18.18%) Scrum
6 3 (13.64%) Automated Testing
6 3 (13.64%) Bioinformatics
6 3 (13.64%) Data Visualisation
6 3 (13.64%) Informatics
6 3 (13.64%) Mathematics
6 3 (13.64%) Mobile Development
6 3 (13.64%) Software Architecture
6 3 (13.64%) Visualisation
7 2 (9.09%) E-Commerce
8 1 (4.55%) Digital Marketing
8 1 (4.55%) Functional Programming
8 1 (4.55%) Risk Management
8 1 (4.55%) Web Design
8 1 (4.55%) Web Development
8 1 (4.55%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 18 (81.82%) SQL
2 14 (63.64%) C#
3 7 (31.82%) JavaScript
4 5 (22.73%) VB.NET
5 4 (18.18%) XAML
6 3 (13.64%) Perl
7 2 (9.09%) C
7 2 (9.09%) C++
8 1 (4.55%) F#
8 1 (4.55%) PHP
8 1 (4.55%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (36.36%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (9.09%) Apple
1 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
1 2 (9.09%) Pegasus
1 2 (9.09%) Sage
1 2 (9.09%) SAP
2 1 (4.55%) Sitecore
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