Period
to 21 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire with a requirement for SQL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SQL over the 6 months to 21 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 18 7 4
Rank change year-on-year -11 -3 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL 521 641 779
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 12.01% 19.31% 19.07%
As % of the Programming Languages category 17.73% 29.19% 32.61%
Number of salaries quoted 419 614 686
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.76% +2.50% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

SQL is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Cambridgeshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 2,938 2,196 2,389
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 67.74% 66.16% 58.48%
Number of salaries quoted 2,294 1,873 2,072
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £62,500 £60,000
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% -

SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

Job postings citing SQL as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire.

Job vacancy trend for SQL in Cambridgeshire

SQL
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Salary trend for SQL in Cambridgeshire

SQL
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 21 February 2018.

Salary histogram for SQL in Cambridgeshire

SQL
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 within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 21 February 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 -7 387 £47,500 +18.75% 58
Peterborough -11 83 £42,250 +4.32% 32
Huntingdon -17 7 £39,000 -17.89% 2
St Neots - 7 £40,000 - 1
Ely -4 2 £45,000 - 5
SQL
East of England

For the 6 months to 21 February 2018, IT jobs citing SQL also mentioned the following 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 with a requirement for SQL.

1 241 (46.26%) C#
2 231 (44.34%) JavaScript
3 204 (39.16%) .NET
4 198 (38.00%) Agile Software Development
5 187 (35.89%) Software Engineering
6 169 (32.44%) Computer Science
7 155 (29.75%) Degree
8 147 (28.21%) HTML
9 132 (25.34%) SQL Server
9 132 (25.34%) Microsoft
9 132 (25.34%) Finance
9 132 (25.34%) Mathematics
10 126 (24.18%) Python
11 116 (22.26%) OO
12 108 (20.73%) Linux
13 103 (19.77%) CSS
14 88 (16.89%) Java
15 86 (16.51%) ASP.NET
16 82 (15.74%) C++
17 78 (14.97%) Analytical Skills
18 77 (14.78%) MVC
19 76 (14.59%) Test Automation
20 74 (14.20%) TDD
21 72 (13.82%) SDLC
22 71 (13.63%) Windows
23 69 (13.24%) Web Development
23 69 (13.24%) jQuery
24 63 (12.09%) Amazon AWS
24 63 (12.09%) Statistics
24 63 (12.09%) NoSQL

SQL
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 17 (3.26%) Elasticsearch
2 15 (2.88%) Tomcat
3 11 (2.11%) Apache
4 10 (1.92%) SharePoint
5 8 (1.54%) Umbraco
6 7 (1.34%) WebLogic
7 4 (0.77%) DNN
7 4 (0.77%) MS Exchange
8 3 (0.58%) Apache Spark
8 3 (0.58%) CMS
8 3 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (0.58%) IIS
8 3 (0.58%) nginx
8 3 (0.58%) SAS
9 2 (0.38%) Apache Solr
9 2 (0.38%) Confluence
9 2 (0.38%) Drupal
9 2 (0.38%) GlassFish
9 2 (0.38%) JBoss
10 1 (0.19%) Jetty
Applications
1 21 (4.03%) Microsoft Excel
2 11 (2.11%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (0.58%) InfoPath
3 3 (0.58%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.38%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (0.38%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.19%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.19%) Weka
Business Applications
1 11 (2.11%) Payment Gateway
2 10 (1.92%) Dynamics AX
3 7 (1.34%) NetSuite
4 4 (0.77%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (0.77%) Dynamics NAV
4 4 (0.77%) Unit4 Business World
5 2 (0.38%) assyst
5 2 (0.38%) BPCS
5 2 (0.38%) Sage 200
6 1 (0.19%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.19%) Sage 1000
6 1 (0.19%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 63 (12.09%) Amazon AWS
2 61 (11.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 52 (9.98%) GitHub
4 19 (3.65%) SaaS
5 11 (2.11%) OpenShift
6 6 (1.15%) Google Analytics
6 6 (1.15%) Office 365
7 5 (0.96%) IaaS
8 4 (0.77%) Cloud Computing
9 3 (0.58%) PaaS
10 2 (0.38%) Amazon S3
10 2 (0.38%) Azure Data Factory
10 2 (0.38%) Dynamics 365
10 2 (0.38%) Serverless
11 1 (0.19%) Amazon EC2
11 1 (0.19%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
11 1 (0.19%) Google Cloud Platform
11 1 (0.19%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 22 (4.22%) Internet
1 22 (4.22%) TCP/IP
2 20 (3.84%) HTTP
3 7 (1.34%) Firewall
4 6 (1.15%) Wireless
5 5 (0.96%) VPN
6 4 (0.77%) Ethernet
6 4 (0.77%) SMS
6 4 (0.77%) VLAN
7 3 (0.58%) LAN
7 3 (0.58%) NetScaler
7 3 (0.58%) SAN
7 3 (0.58%) WAN
8 2 (0.38%) Extranet
8 2 (0.38%) Intranet
9 1 (0.19%) DNS
9 1 (0.19%) FTP
9 1 (0.19%) MPLS
9 1 (0.19%) SNMP
9 1 (0.19%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 132 (25.34%) SQL Server
2 63 (12.09%) NoSQL
3 40 (7.68%) Big Data
4 37 (7.10%) Relational Database
5 31 (5.95%) Apache Cassandra
6 27 (5.18%) MongoDB
7 24 (4.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 21 (4.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 20 (3.84%) PostgreSQL
10 14 (2.69%) Data Warehouse
10 14 (2.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 12 (2.30%) MySQL
12 11 (2.11%) SQL Server 2008
13 9 (1.73%) Data Mining
13 9 (1.73%) SQL Server 2012
13 9 (1.73%) Text Mining
14 8 (1.54%) Hadoop
14 8 (1.54%) RDBMS
15 7 (1.34%) BusinessObjects
16 6 (1.15%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 56 (10.75%) Visual Studio
2 50 (9.60%) Git (software)
3 40 (7.68%) NUnit
4 28 (5.37%) Team Foundation Server
5 23 (4.41%) TeamCity
6 19 (3.65%) Jenkins
7 11 (2.11%) Cucumber
7 11 (2.11%) Sonatype Nexus
8 10 (1.92%) JIRA
9 7 (1.34%) webpack
10 6 (1.15%) Maven
10 6 (1.15%) ReSharper
11 5 (0.96%) Selenium
12 4 (0.77%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 4 (0.77%) Eclipse
12 4 (0.77%) IntelliJ
12 4 (0.77%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 3 (0.58%) Mercurial
13 3 (0.58%) Rhino Mocks
13 3 (0.58%) Toad
General
1 132 (25.34%) Finance
2 19 (3.65%) Games
3 18 (3.45%) Advertising
4 17 (3.26%) Marketing
5 15 (2.88%) Manufacturing
6 9 (1.73%) Retail
7 7 (1.34%) Electronics
7 7 (1.34%) Telecoms
8 4 (0.77%) Law
8 4 (0.77%) Legal
9 3 (0.58%) Automotive
9 3 (0.58%) Billing
10 2 (0.38%) Back Office
11 1 (0.19%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.19%) German Language
11 1 (0.19%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 298 (57.20%) Developer
2 124 (23.80%) Software Developer
3 112 (21.50%) Software Engineer
4 110 (21.11%) C# Developer
5 94 (18.04%) .NET Developer
6 75 (14.40%) Senior Developer
7 58 (11.13%) C# .NET Developer
8 53 (10.17%) Developer/Software Engineer
9 52 (9.98%) C# Software Developer
10 44 (8.45%) C++ Software Engineer
11 36 (6.91%) Analyst
12 32 (6.14%) C# Software Engineer
13 28 (5.37%) Java Developer
13 28 (5.37%) Python Developer
13 28 (5.37%) Senior .NET Developer
14 27 (5.18%) C Software Engineer
14 27 (5.18%) C/C++ Software Engineer
15 25 (4.80%) Embedded C Engineer
15 25 (4.80%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
15 25 (4.80%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 204 (39.16%) .NET
2 147 (28.21%) HTML
3 103 (19.77%) CSS
4 86 (16.51%) ASP.NET
5 69 (13.24%) jQuery
6 56 (10.75%) HTML5
7 54 (10.36%) Web Services
8 53 (10.17%) AngularJS
9 48 (9.21%) .NET Framework
10 44 (8.45%) WPF
11 41 (7.87%) RESTful
12 37 (7.10%) REST
13 30 (5.76%) ASP.NET MVC
14 26 (4.99%) WCF
14 26 (4.99%) XML
15 20 (3.84%) LINQ
16 19 (3.65%) ASP.NET Web API
16 19 (3.65%) Spring
17 18 (3.45%) Node.js
18 17 (3.26%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 169 (32.44%) Computer Science
2 78 (14.97%) Analytical Skills
3 40 (7.68%) Algorithms
4 33 (6.33%) Life Science
5 31 (5.95%) Embedded Systems
6 22 (4.22%) Fintech
6 22 (4.22%) Greenfield Project
7 13 (2.50%) Clustering
7 13 (2.50%) Management Information System
7 13 (2.50%) Private Cloud
8 12 (2.30%) Online Games
9 11 (2.11%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 11 (2.11%) Mobile App
9 11 (2.11%) User Experience
9 11 (2.11%) Xbox
10 9 (1.73%) Replication
11 7 (1.34%) LIMS
12 6 (1.15%) Enterprise Software
13 5 (0.96%) Mobile Payment
13 5 (0.96%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 108 (20.73%) Linux
2 71 (13.63%) Windows
3 43 (8.25%) Android
4 38 (7.29%) Apple iOS
5 27 (5.18%) Unix
6 15 (2.88%) Windows Server
7 8 (1.54%) Solaris
8 7 (1.34%) Oracle Linux
9 6 (1.15%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (1.15%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (0.58%) Windows 7
10 3 (0.58%) Windows NT
10 3 (0.58%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (0.38%) Windows 10
12 1 (0.19%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.19%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.19%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.19%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 198 (38.00%) Agile Software Development
2 187 (35.89%) Software Engineering
3 132 (25.34%) Mathematics
4 116 (22.26%) OO
5 77 (14.78%) MVC
6 76 (14.59%) Test Automation
7 74 (14.20%) TDD
8 72 (13.82%) SDLC
9 69 (13.24%) Web Development
10 63 (12.09%) Statistics
11 53 (10.17%) Unit Testing
12 46 (8.83%) Analytics
13 44 (8.45%) Scrum
14 40 (7.68%) Physics
15 38 (7.29%) Linux Kernel Development
16 34 (6.53%) Data Science
17 33 (6.33%) Continuous Integration
18 32 (6.14%) Continuous Delivery
19 30 (5.76%) DevOps
19 30 (5.76%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 241 (46.26%) C#
2 231 (44.34%) JavaScript
3 126 (24.18%) Python
4 88 (16.89%) Java
5 82 (15.74%) C++
6 54 (10.36%) T-SQL
7 53 (10.17%) C
8 32 (6.14%) Perl
9 30 (5.76%) Embedded C
9 30 (5.76%) Embedded C++
10 26 (4.99%) Ruby
10 26 (4.99%) VB
11 25 (4.80%) Scala
12 24 (4.61%) PHP
12 24 (4.61%) VB.NET
13 16 (3.07%) VBA
14 15 (2.88%) F#
14 15 (2.88%) VB6
15 14 (2.69%) Bash Shell
16 11 (2.11%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 155 (29.75%) Degree
2 51 (9.79%) Computer Science Degree
3 21 (4.03%) PhD
4 8 (1.54%) Numerate Degree
5 7 (1.34%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (0.96%) MCP
7 3 (0.58%) Oracle Certification
7 3 (0.58%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (0.38%) MCDBA
9 1 (0.19%) ISEB
9 1 (0.19%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.19%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (0.19%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.19%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.19%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (2.30%) PCI DSS
2 11 (2.11%) QA
3 3 (0.58%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.38%) SLA
5 1 (0.19%) GDPR
5 1 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 34 (6.53%) Docker
2 8 (1.54%) Active Directory
3 6 (1.15%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (0.77%) Hyper-V
5 3 (0.58%) BitLocker
5 3 (0.58%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 3 (0.58%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (0.58%) VirtualBox
5 3 (0.58%) XenApp
5 3 (0.58%) XenDesktop
5 3 (0.58%) XenServer
6 2 (0.38%) KVM
6 2 (0.38%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.19%) Apache Flume
7 1 (0.19%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 1 (0.19%) Firmware
7 1 (0.19%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 5 (0.96%) Ansible
2 4 (0.77%) Data Guard
2 4 (0.77%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (0.77%) Oracle RMAN
2 4 (0.77%) Puppet
3 3 (0.58%) Backup Exec
3 3 (0.58%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (0.58%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (0.58%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 3 (0.58%) Terraform
4 2 (0.38%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.19%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
5 1 (0.19%) Failover Clustering
5 1 (0.19%) Mesos
5 1 (0.19%) Nagios
5 1 (0.19%) Packer
5 1 (0.19%) SCOM
5 1 (0.19%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 132 (25.34%) Microsoft
2 47 (9.02%) Oracle
3 15 (2.88%) Facebook
3 15 (2.88%) Google
3 15 (2.88%) WorldPay
4 12 (2.30%) Twitter
5 11 (2.11%) SAP
5 11 (2.11%) Tableau
6 8 (1.54%) Xamarin
7 7 (1.34%) Adobe
7 7 (1.34%) Cognos
7 7 (1.34%) JD Edwards
7 7 (1.34%) Sun
8 6 (1.15%) Citrix
8 6 (1.15%) VMware
9 5 (0.96%) Sage
10 4 (0.77%) Samsung
10 4 (0.77%) TOWER Software
11 3 (0.58%) IFS
11 3 (0.58%) Kaspersky