Period
to 20 October 2017

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 20 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
20 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 17 6 4
Rank change year-on-year -11 -2 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL 536 687 892
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 14.21% 19.38% 20.82%
As % of the Programming Languages category 20.26% 30.33% 35.74%
Number of salaries quoted 452 650 843
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £44,296 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.74% -5.88% +4.94%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £60,000 £56,250
East of England median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 2645 2265 2496
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 70.10% 63.89% 58.26%
Number of salaries quoted 2190 1972 2244
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +4.65% +3.61%
10th Percentile £29,750 £26,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £62,500 £60,525
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +2.41%

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 20 October 2017.

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 20 October 2017. 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 -8 356 £45,000 +12.50% 31
Peterborough -7 98 £45,000 +12.50% 5
Huntingdon -13 13 £24,000 -46.37%
Ely -7 9 £47,500 +5.56%
SQL
East of England

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for SQL.

1 236 (44.03%) C#
2 211 (39.37%) .NET
3 209 (38.99%) Agile Software Development
4 208 (38.81%) Software Engineering
5 196 (36.57%) JavaScript
6 163 (30.41%) Microsoft
6 163 (30.41%) Finance
7 142 (26.49%) Degree
8 141 (26.31%) Computer Science
9 138 (25.75%) SQL Server
10 130 (24.25%) OO
11 111 (20.71%) Mathematics
12 109 (20.34%) HTML
13 97 (18.10%) ASP.NET
14 93 (17.35%) TDD
14 93 (17.35%) Test Automation
15 89 (16.60%) Java
16 88 (16.42%) SDLC
17 83 (15.49%) Python
18 78 (14.55%) Oracle
19 77 (14.37%) Linux
20 73 (13.62%) MVC
20 73 (13.62%) Windows
21 71 (13.25%) C++
22 70 (13.06%) Analytical Skills
23 67 (12.50%) CSS
23 67 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
24 63 (11.75%) Statistics
24 63 (11.75%) GitHub
25 62 (11.57%) Git (software)

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 23 (4.29%) Apache
2 17 (3.17%) WebLogic
3 12 (2.24%) Tomcat
4 10 (1.87%) IIS
4 10 (1.87%) Kentico
5 6 (1.12%) BizTalk Server
6 5 (0.93%) OpenStack
6 5 (0.93%) SharePoint
7 4 (0.75%) Elasticsearch
8 3 (0.56%) Apache Spark
8 3 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2010
8 3 (0.56%) JBoss
8 3 (0.56%) Jetty
8 3 (0.56%) MediaWiki
8 3 (0.56%) MS Exchange
8 3 (0.56%) SAS
9 2 (0.37%) nginx
9 2 (0.37%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 1 (0.19%) Exchange Server 2013
10 1 (0.19%) Umbraco
Applications
1 15 (2.80%) Microsoft Office
2 11 (2.05%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (0.56%) Pipeline Pilot
4 2 (0.37%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.19%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.19%) SPSS
5 1 (0.19%) Weka
Business Applications
1 25 (4.66%) Dynamics NAV
2 12 (2.24%) Dynamics AX
3 7 (1.31%) Dynamics CRM
4 6 (1.12%) assyst
4 6 (1.12%) Sage 200
5 5 (0.93%) NetSuite
6 4 (0.75%) BPCS
7 3 (0.56%) iTrent
7 3 (0.56%) Oracle EBS
8 2 (0.37%) Remedy ITSM
8 2 (0.37%) SAP R/3
9 1 (0.19%) Infor M3
9 1 (0.19%) Lawson
9 1 (0.19%) Movex
9 1 (0.19%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 67 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 63 (11.75%) GitHub
3 31 (5.78%) SaaS
4 21 (3.92%) Amazon AWS
5 9 (1.68%) Cloud Computing
6 7 (1.31%) IaaS
7 6 (1.12%) Dynamics 365
8 3 (0.56%) Office 365
9 2 (0.37%) Amazon S3
9 2 (0.37%) Serverless
10 1 (0.19%) AWS Lambda
10 1 (0.19%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
10 1 (0.19%) Google Analytics
10 1 (0.19%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (4.48%) HTTP
2 19 (3.54%) SAN
3 15 (2.80%) Internet
4 12 (2.24%) TCP/IP
5 8 (1.49%) Ethernet
6 7 (1.31%) DNS
6 7 (1.31%) LAN
6 7 (1.31%) WAN
7 3 (0.56%) Firewall
7 3 (0.56%) SMS
7 3 (0.56%) VPN
8 2 (0.37%) VoIP
9 1 (0.19%) DHCP
9 1 (0.19%) MPLS
9 1 (0.19%) SSL
9 1 (0.19%) VLAN
9 1 (0.19%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 138 (25.75%) SQL Server
2 36 (6.72%) Relational Database
3 35 (6.53%) Big Data
4 25 (4.66%) NoSQL
5 20 (3.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 18 (3.36%) MongoDB
6 18 (3.36%) SQL Server 2012
7 17 (3.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 16 (2.99%) Data Mining
9 14 (2.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 13 (2.43%) BusinessObjects
11 12 (2.24%) Azure SQL Database
11 12 (2.24%) SQL Server 2008
12 10 (1.87%) MySQL
13 9 (1.68%) Data Warehouse
14 8 (1.49%) Hadoop
14 8 (1.49%) Oracle Database
15 6 (1.12%) PostgreSQL
16 5 (0.93%) Apache Cassandra
16 5 (0.93%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 62 (11.57%) Git (software)
2 48 (8.96%) TeamCity
3 41 (7.65%) Team Foundation Server
4 35 (6.53%) Visual Studio
5 34 (6.34%) NUnit
6 14 (2.61%) JIRA
7 8 (1.49%) Rhino Mocks
8 7 (1.31%) Jenkins
9 5 (0.93%) Eclipse
9 5 (0.93%) Mockito
10 4 (0.75%) JUnit
10 4 (0.75%) MSBuild
10 4 (0.75%) Selenium
10 4 (0.75%) Subversion
11 3 (0.56%) Bugzilla
11 3 (0.56%) Buildbot
11 3 (0.56%) FindBugs
11 3 (0.56%) Log4j
11 3 (0.56%) Mercurial
11 3 (0.56%) SCons
General
1 163 (30.41%) Finance
2 48 (8.96%) Marketing
3 44 (8.21%) Manufacturing
4 30 (5.60%) Telecoms
5 29 (5.41%) Electronics
6 18 (3.36%) Retail
7 15 (2.80%) Banking
8 13 (2.43%) Advertising
9 7 (1.31%) Back Office
9 7 (1.31%) Games
10 3 (0.56%) Billing
11 2 (0.37%) Automotive
11 2 (0.37%) Law
12 1 (0.19%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.19%) German Language
12 1 (0.19%) Legal
Job Titles
1 248 (46.27%) Developer
2 118 (22.01%) Software Engineer
3 99 (18.47%) C# Developer
4 77 (14.37%) Software Developer
5 72 (13.43%) .NET Developer
6 58 (10.82%) C# .NET Developer
7 51 (9.51%) Analyst
8 48 (8.96%) C# Software Engineer
9 39 (7.28%) Developer/Software Engineer
10 37 (6.90%) Applications Support
11 35 (6.53%) C# Software Developer
11 35 (6.53%) C++ Software Engineer
12 33 (6.16%) Senior Software Engineer
13 31 (5.78%) Support Engineer
14 28 (5.22%) SQL Developer
15 26 (4.85%) .NET Software Engineer
15 26 (4.85%) Senior Developer
15 26 (4.85%) Support Analyst
16 24 (4.48%) Applications Engineer
17 23 (4.29%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 211 (39.37%) .NET
2 109 (20.34%) HTML
3 97 (18.10%) ASP.NET
4 67 (12.50%) CSS
5 51 (9.51%) HTML5
5 51 (9.51%) jQuery
6 46 (8.58%) Web Services
7 42 (7.84%) WCF
8 41 (7.65%) ASP.NET MVC
9 39 (7.28%) XML
10 32 (5.97%) .NET Framework
11 27 (5.04%) REST
12 26 (4.85%) JSON
13 25 (4.66%) Ajax
14 23 (4.29%) ASP.NET Web API
15 22 (4.10%) MFC
15 22 (4.10%) WPF
16 21 (3.92%) AngularJS
17 18 (3.36%) Autofac
18 13 (2.43%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 141 (26.31%) Computer Science
2 70 (13.06%) Analytical Skills
3 34 (6.34%) Greenfield Project
4 31 (5.78%) Algorithms
5 19 (3.54%) Mobile App
6 17 (3.17%) Life Science
7 16 (2.99%) Client/Server
8 10 (1.87%) Embedded Systems
8 10 (1.87%) User Experience
9 8 (1.49%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 8 (1.49%) Fintech
10 6 (1.12%) Clustering
10 6 (1.12%) iPad
10 6 (1.12%) N-Tier
11 5 (0.93%) Kindle
11 5 (0.93%) Reinsurance
12 4 (0.75%) Enterprise Software
12 4 (0.75%) Mobile Payment
12 4 (0.75%) Smartphone
13 3 (0.56%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 77 (14.37%) Linux
2 73 (13.62%) Windows
3 21 (3.92%) Unix
4 17 (3.17%) Windows Server
5 15 (2.80%) Android
6 14 (2.61%) Apple iOS
7 7 (1.31%) Solaris
7 7 (1.31%) Windows 7
8 6 (1.12%) Oracle Linux
8 6 (1.12%) Windows 10
8 6 (1.12%) Windows 8
8 6 (1.12%) Windows Embedded Compact
8 6 (1.12%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (1.12%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (0.93%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.19%) AIX
10 1 (0.19%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 209 (38.99%) Agile Software Development
2 208 (38.81%) Software Engineering
3 130 (24.25%) OO
4 111 (20.71%) Mathematics
5 93 (17.35%) TDD
5 93 (17.35%) Test Automation
6 88 (16.42%) SDLC
7 73 (13.62%) MVC
8 63 (11.75%) Statistics
9 54 (10.07%) Business Intelligence
10 52 (9.70%) Scrum
11 50 (9.33%) Mentoring
12 46 (8.58%) Physics
13 45 (8.40%) Analytics
14 44 (8.21%) Machine Learning
15 43 (8.02%) Web Development
16 41 (7.65%) Unit Testing
17 35 (6.53%) Digital Marketing
18 30 (5.60%) Artificial Intelligence
18 30 (5.60%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 236 (44.03%) C#
2 196 (36.57%) JavaScript
3 89 (16.60%) Java
4 83 (15.49%) Python
5 71 (13.25%) C++
6 51 (9.51%) T-SQL
7 33 (6.16%) Perl
8 29 (5.41%) R
9 28 (5.22%) F#
9 28 (5.22%) PHP
10 27 (5.04%) VB
11 26 (4.85%) Julia
11 26 (4.85%) MATLAB
12 23 (4.29%) C
13 22 (4.10%) VB6
14 21 (3.92%) Objective-C
15 18 (3.36%) Ruby
16 12 (2.24%) Bash Shell
16 12 (2.24%) PL/SQL
16 12 (2.24%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 142 (26.49%) Degree
2 47 (8.77%) Computer Science Degree
3 44 (8.21%) PhD
4 22 (4.10%) Microsoft Certification
5 21 (3.92%) MCP
6 12 (2.24%) Numerate Degree
7 3 (0.56%) Postgraduate
8 1 (0.19%) ISEB
8 1 (0.19%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.19%) MCSA
8 1 (0.19%) MCSE
8 1 (0.19%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.19%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.19%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (2.80%) QA
2 5 (0.93%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 2 (0.37%) SLA
4 1 (0.19%) Data Quality
System Software
1 8 (1.49%) Docker
2 6 (1.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (0.93%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.37%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.37%) KVM
4 2 (0.37%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.19%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 8 (1.49%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (0.75%) Ansible
3 3 (0.56%) Data Guard
3 3 (0.56%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (0.56%) Puppet
4 2 (0.37%) Terraform
5 1 (0.19%) SCOM
Vendors
1 163 (30.41%) Microsoft
2 78 (14.55%) Oracle
3 33 (6.16%) SAP
4 15 (2.80%) Tableau
5 12 (2.24%) Citrix
5 12 (2.24%) JD Edwards
6 7 (1.31%) Google
6 7 (1.31%) VMware
7 6 (1.12%) Sage
7 6 (1.12%) Sun
8 5 (0.93%) Infor
8 5 (0.93%) Xamarin
9 4 (0.75%) Cognos
9 4 (0.75%) Samsung
9 4 (0.75%) TOWER Software
10 3 (0.56%) PeopleSoft
11 2 (0.37%) BMC
11 2 (0.37%) Red Hat
11 2 (0.37%) Siemens
11 2 (0.37%) Wonderware