Period
to 20 September 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 20 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 10 16 6
Rank change year-on-year +6 -10 -2
Permanent jobs citing SQL 565 559 733
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 15.06% 15.02% 19.99%
As % of the Programming Languages category 26.97% 21.17% 31.54%
Number of salaries quoted 397 467 683
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +4.94% -4.71%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £59,850 £66,000 £60,000
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - -

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 2,095 2,640 2,324
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 55.84% 70.95% 63.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1,548 2,162 2,038
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.26% +2.22% +4.65%
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,000 £26,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £62,500
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +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 20 September 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 20 September 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 +6 365 £45,000 +5.88% 74
Peterborough -10 140 £45,000 +5.88% 18
Huntingdon +10 16 £40,000 +75.82% 2
Ely +9 6 £40,000 -15.79% 3
St Neots - 2 £24,500 -
March - 1 £22,000 -
SQL
East of England

For the 6 months to 20 September 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.

1 226 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 202 (35.75%) Agile Software Development
3 197 (34.87%) SQL Server
4 180 (31.86%) .NET
5 177 (31.33%) C#
6 129 (22.83%) HTML
7 123 (21.77%) Software Engineering
8 121 (21.42%) Finance
9 113 (20.00%) CSS
10 111 (19.65%) Degree
11 107 (18.94%) T-SQL
11 107 (18.94%) Microsoft
12 97 (17.17%) Python
13 94 (16.64%) Analytical Skills
14 88 (15.58%) OO
15 86 (15.22%) Java
16 79 (13.98%) Test Automation
17 78 (13.81%) Windows
18 77 (13.63%) Web Services
18 77 (13.63%) Amazon AWS
18 77 (13.63%) Mathematics
19 74 (13.10%) TDD
20 72 (12.74%) Linux
21 70 (12.39%) RESTful
22 65 (11.50%) Microsoft Azure
23 64 (11.33%) Analytics
23 64 (11.33%) Problem-Solving
24 63 (11.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
25 62 (10.97%) Oracle
26 60 (10.62%) ASP.NET

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 (3.01%) Elasticsearch
2 14 (2.48%) SharePoint
3 13 (2.30%) Confluence
3 13 (2.30%) WebLogic
4 12 (2.12%) Apache Spark
4 12 (2.12%) IIS
4 12 (2.12%) OpenStack
4 12 (2.12%) WebSphere
5 11 (1.95%) Apache
6 9 (1.59%) SAS
7 5 (0.88%) Apache Pig
7 5 (0.88%) Apache Solr
7 5 (0.88%) Umbraco
8 4 (0.71%) CMS
8 4 (0.71%) MS Exchange
9 3 (0.53%) BizTalk Server
9 3 (0.53%) Drupal
9 3 (0.53%) JBoss
9 3 (0.53%) Tomcat
10 2 (0.35%) nginx
Applications
1 27 (4.78%) Microsoft Excel
2 15 (2.65%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (0.88%) Spreadsheet
4 3 (0.53%) Microsoft Project
5 2 (0.35%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 19 (3.36%) Dynamics AX
2 18 (3.19%) Payment Gateway
3 12 (2.12%) Oracle EBS
4 11 (1.95%) Documaker
4 11 (1.95%) Dynamics NAV
5 8 (1.42%) Dynamics CRM
6 7 (1.24%) NetSuite
7 2 (0.35%) BPCS
7 2 (0.35%) Temenos T24
8 1 (0.18%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 77 (13.63%) Amazon AWS
2 65 (11.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 56 (9.91%) GitHub
4 18 (3.19%) OpenShift
5 14 (2.48%) IaaS
6 10 (1.77%) Dynamics 365
7 9 (1.59%) Azure Data Factory
8 7 (1.24%) Cloud Computing
8 7 (1.24%) SaaS
9 3 (0.53%) Data Lake Analytics
9 3 (0.53%) Office 365
10 1 (0.18%) Azure Active Directory
10 1 (0.18%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 32 (5.66%) HTTP
2 28 (4.96%) TCP/IP
3 19 (3.36%) SSL
4 18 (3.19%) DNS
5 13 (2.30%) HTTPS
6 12 (2.12%) SNMP
7 11 (1.95%) Cisco IOS
7 11 (1.95%) Cisco Nexus
7 11 (1.95%) DHCP
7 11 (1.95%) FTP
7 11 (1.95%) ICMP
7 11 (1.95%) IMAP
7 11 (1.95%) IPsec
7 11 (1.95%) OpenVPN
7 11 (1.95%) POP3
7 11 (1.95%) SMTP
7 11 (1.95%) SSH
7 11 (1.95%) Telnet
7 11 (1.95%) WPA2
8 10 (1.77%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 197 (34.87%) SQL Server
2 63 (11.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 58 (10.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 55 (9.73%) NoSQL
5 41 (7.26%) Power BI
6 35 (6.19%) Big Data
7 30 (5.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 29 (5.13%) MongoDB
9 28 (4.96%) Apache Cassandra
10 26 (4.60%) Data Warehouse
10 26 (4.60%) MySQL
10 26 (4.60%) Relational Database
11 25 (4.42%) Oracle Database
12 24 (4.25%) Hadoop
13 21 (3.72%) SQL Server 2008
14 13 (2.30%) Amazon RDS
14 13 (2.30%) SQL Server 2012
15 12 (2.12%) Amazon Redshift
15 12 (2.12%) OLAP
15 12 (2.12%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 59 (10.44%) Git (software)
2 58 (10.27%) Visual Studio
3 40 (7.08%) JIRA
4 31 (5.49%) Selenium
5 26 (4.60%) Sonatype Nexus
6 24 (4.25%) ReSharper
7 20 (3.54%) Jenkins
7 20 (3.54%) NUnit
8 18 (3.19%) TeamCity
9 17 (3.01%) Cucumber
9 17 (3.01%) Team Foundation Server
10 11 (1.95%) Gerrit
11 9 (1.59%) JMeter
12 8 (1.42%) Ranorex
12 8 (1.42%) SpecFlow
13 6 (1.06%) Gatling
13 6 (1.06%) JBehave
13 6 (1.06%) Maven
13 6 (1.06%) SoapUI
14 5 (0.88%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 121 (21.42%) Finance
2 29 (5.13%) Manufacturing
3 28 (4.96%) Retail
4 25 (4.42%) Marketing
5 20 (3.54%) Games
6 16 (2.83%) Advertising
7 8 (1.42%) Aerospace
7 8 (1.42%) Automotive
7 8 (1.42%) Banking
8 6 (1.06%) Electronics
9 4 (0.71%) Pharmaceutical
10 3 (0.53%) Back Office
11 2 (0.35%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.18%) Legal
Job Titles
1 239 (42.30%) Developer
2 90 (15.93%) Analyst
3 74 (13.10%) Software Developer
4 71 (12.57%) C# Developer
4 71 (12.57%) Software Engineer
5 70 (12.39%) .NET Developer
6 49 (8.67%) Senior Developer
7 46 (8.14%) Consultant
8 44 (7.79%) Administrator
9 43 (7.61%) Java Developer
10 39 (6.90%) C# .NET Developer
10 39 (6.90%) C# Software Developer
11 37 (6.55%) DBA
12 33 (5.84%) Developer/Software Engineer
13 27 (4.78%) C# Software Engineer
14 26 (4.60%) Programmer
15 23 (4.07%) Business Intelligence Developer
15 23 (4.07%) Graduate
16 22 (3.89%) SQL DBA
16 22 (3.89%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 180 (31.86%) .NET
2 129 (22.83%) HTML
3 113 (20.00%) CSS
4 77 (13.63%) Web Services
5 70 (12.39%) RESTful
6 60 (10.62%) ASP.NET
7 57 (10.09%) AngularJS
7 57 (10.09%) jQuery
8 56 (9.91%) .NET Framework
9 39 (6.90%) HTML5
10 36 (6.37%) Spring
11 31 (5.49%) WCF
12 30 (5.31%) ASP.NET MVC
13 29 (5.13%) WPF
14 28 (4.96%) XML
15 27 (4.78%) REST
16 23 (4.07%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 19 (3.36%) Ajax
17 19 (3.36%) WinForms
18 18 (3.19%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 94 (16.64%) Analytical Skills
2 60 (10.62%) Computer Science
3 35 (6.19%) Algorithms
4 18 (3.19%) Management Information System
5 17 (3.01%) Fintech
6 15 (2.65%) iSeries
6 15 (2.65%) Life Science
7 14 (2.48%) Data Structures
7 14 (2.48%) Greenfield Project
7 14 (2.48%) Public Cloud
8 12 (2.12%) Enterprise Software
9 11 (1.95%) Linux Command Line
9 11 (1.95%) Self-Motivation
10 10 (1.77%) User Experience
10 10 (1.77%) Virtual Team
11 9 (1.59%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 9 (1.59%) Hybrid Cloud
11 9 (1.59%) Online Games
11 9 (1.59%) Private Cloud
11 9 (1.59%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 78 (13.81%) Windows
2 72 (12.74%) Linux
3 32 (5.66%) Windows Server
4 28 (4.96%) Unix
5 26 (4.60%) Android
6 21 (3.72%) Solaris
7 19 (3.36%) Windows Server 2012
8 17 (3.01%) Windows Server 2008
9 14 (2.48%) CentOS
10 13 (2.30%) Apple iOS
10 13 (2.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 5 (0.88%) VMS
11 5 (0.88%) Windows Server 2003
12 4 (0.71%) Windows 10
13 3 (0.53%) Windows 7
14 1 (0.18%) Data ONTAP
14 1 (0.18%) Debian
14 1 (0.18%) Windows Embedded Compact
14 1 (0.18%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 202 (35.75%) Agile Software Development
2 123 (21.77%) Software Engineering
3 88 (15.58%) OO
4 79 (13.98%) Test Automation
5 77 (13.63%) Mathematics
6 74 (13.10%) TDD
7 64 (11.33%) Analytics
7 64 (11.33%) Problem-Solving
8 55 (9.73%) Business Intelligence
8 55 (9.73%) MVC
9 49 (8.67%) SDLC
10 48 (8.50%) Continuous Delivery
11 47 (8.32%) DevOps
12 44 (7.79%) Refactoring
12 44 (7.79%) Scrum
13 39 (6.90%) ETL
13 39 (6.90%) Unit Testing
14 37 (6.55%) Acceptance Criteria
15 34 (6.02%) Data Science
15 34 (6.02%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 226 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 177 (31.33%) C#
3 107 (18.94%) T-SQL
4 97 (17.17%) Python
5 86 (15.22%) Java
6 47 (8.32%) PHP
7 37 (6.55%) C++
8 30 (5.31%) PowerShell
9 25 (4.42%) Scala
10 21 (3.72%) TypeScript
11 20 (3.54%) C
12 17 (3.01%) VB.NET
13 16 (2.83%) Bash Shell
13 16 (2.83%) Ruby
13 16 (2.83%) Shell Script
14 15 (2.65%) RPG
14 15 (2.65%) RPG IV
15 14 (2.48%) PL/SQL
16 13 (2.30%) Java 8
17 10 (1.77%) R
Qualifications
1 111 (19.65%) Degree
2 25 (4.42%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (1.06%) Numerate Degree
4 4 (0.71%) MCP
5 2 (0.35%) AAT
5 2 (0.35%) ACCA
5 2 (0.35%) CIMA
5 2 (0.35%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.18%) ISEB
6 1 (0.18%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.18%) Postgraduate
6 1 (0.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.18%) SAS Certification
6 1 (0.18%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (7.79%) QA
2 19 (3.36%) PCI DSS
3 10 (1.77%) Data Quality
4 6 (1.06%) GDPR
5 2 (0.35%) PMO
6 1 (0.18%) WAI
System Software
1 38 (6.73%) Docker
2 14 (2.48%) Active Directory
3 12 (2.12%) VirtualBox
3 12 (2.12%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (1.95%) Samba
5 10 (1.77%) Oracle RAC
5 10 (1.77%) Virtual Machines
6 6 (1.06%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 6 (1.06%) HDFS
7 4 (0.71%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.18%) BitLocker
8 1 (0.18%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 1 (0.18%) Firmware
8 1 (0.18%) Shibboleth
8 1 (0.18%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.18%) XenApp
8 1 (0.18%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.18%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 26 (4.60%) Ansible
2 17 (3.01%) Puppet
3 11 (1.95%) Kubernetes
3 11 (1.95%) Nagios
3 11 (1.95%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (1.95%) Rancher
3 11 (1.95%) Sysdig
3 11 (1.95%) vRealize
4 10 (1.77%) Data Guard
4 10 (1.77%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
4 10 (1.77%) Oracle RMAN
5 9 (1.59%) Terraform
6 5 (0.88%) Ambari
6 5 (0.88%) Hadoop YARN
6 5 (0.88%) Oozie
7 4 (0.71%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 1 (0.18%) Backup Exec
8 1 (0.18%) Control-M
8 1 (0.18%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (0.18%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 107 (18.94%) Microsoft
2 62 (10.97%) Oracle
3 50 (8.85%) WorldPay
4 27 (4.78%) IBM
5 17 (3.01%) VMware
6 14 (2.48%) Google
7 12 (2.12%) Cisco
7 12 (2.12%) HP
7 12 (2.12%) Red Hat
7 12 (2.12%) Tableau
8 11 (1.95%) AppDynamics
8 11 (1.95%) BMC
8 11 (1.95%) Intel
8 11 (1.95%) New Relic
8 11 (1.95%) ServiceNow
8 11 (1.95%) Splunk
9 9 (1.59%) SAP
10 8 (1.42%) JD Edwards
11 5 (0.88%) Samsung
11 5 (0.88%) Xamarin