Period
to 21 January 2019

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 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
21 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 7 19 6
Rank change year-on-year +12 -13 -2
Permanent jobs citing SQL 515 506 647
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 16.43% 12.17% 19.83%
As % of the Programming Languages category 28.72% 17.75% 29.98%
Number of salaries quoted 406 415 643
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.43% +3.75%
10th Percentile £30,375 £29,100 £28,025
90th Percentile £61,250 £67,500 £60,600
East of England median annual salary £44,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -2.22% +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 1,793 2,851 2,158
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 57.19% 68.57% 66.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1,382 2,245 1,883
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% +5.88%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £70,000 £62,500
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £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 21 January 2019.

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 January 2019. 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 +9 371 £45,000 - 85
Peterborough -20 76 £45,000 - 17
Huntingdon +17 28 £40,000 +5.26% 7
Wisbech - 3 - -
Ely +4 2 £40,000 -15.79% 1
March - 1 £22,000 -
SQL
East of England

For the 6 months to 21 January 2019, 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.

1 195 (37.86%) JavaScript
2 188 (36.50%) Agile Software Development
3 170 (33.01%) SQL Server
4 163 (31.65%) C#
5 161 (31.26%) .NET
6 156 (30.29%) Software Engineering
7 127 (24.66%) Microsoft
8 126 (24.47%) HTML
9 106 (20.58%) CSS
10 95 (18.45%) Java
11 91 (17.67%) Finance
12 82 (15.92%) OO
13 81 (15.73%) Degree
14 76 (14.76%) Computer Science
14 76 (14.76%) Microsoft Azure
14 76 (14.76%) ASP.NET
15 70 (13.59%) Problem-Solving
16 69 (13.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 67 (13.01%) Python
17 67 (13.01%) Scrum
18 66 (12.82%) Windows
18 66 (12.82%) T-SQL
19 61 (11.84%) Business Intelligence
20 60 (11.65%) Test Automation
21 59 (11.46%) Web Services
22 58 (11.26%) MVC
23 55 (10.68%) Amazon AWS
23 55 (10.68%) TDD
24 54 (10.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
25 52 (10.10%) Visual Studio

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 (3.30%) MS Exchange
2 15 (2.91%) Drupal
2 15 (2.91%) Elasticsearch
2 15 (2.91%) SharePoint
3 11 (2.14%) Apache
4 10 (1.94%) Confluence
4 10 (1.94%) Umbraco
5 9 (1.75%) IIS
5 9 (1.75%) JBoss
5 9 (1.75%) SAS
6 8 (1.55%) Apache Spark
7 7 (1.36%) CMS
8 5 (0.97%) Apache Pig
8 5 (0.97%) Apache Solr
9 4 (0.78%) ColdFusion
9 4 (0.78%) nginx
9 4 (0.78%) Tomcat
10 3 (0.58%) Jetty
10 3 (0.58%) WebLogic
11 2 (0.39%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 16 (3.11%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.39%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 14 (2.72%) Payment Gateway
2 13 (2.52%) Dynamics AX
3 12 (2.33%) Dynamics CRM
4 9 (1.75%) Dynamics NAV
5 7 (1.36%) NetSuite
6 6 (1.17%) Oracle EBS
7 3 (0.58%) CiviCRM
7 3 (0.58%) Raiser's Edge
7 3 (0.58%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 2 (0.39%) BPCS
Cloud Services
1 76 (14.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 55 (10.68%) Amazon AWS
3 15 (2.91%) Office 365
4 13 (2.52%) OpenShift
5 12 (2.33%) Azure Data Factory
6 10 (1.94%) GitHub
7 9 (1.75%) SaaS
8 8 (1.55%) Cloud Computing
9 7 (1.36%) Dynamics 365
10 6 (1.17%) IaaS
11 4 (0.78%) Google Cloud Platform
12 3 (0.58%) Data Lake Analytics
13 2 (0.39%) npm
13 2 (0.39%) Serverless
14 1 (0.19%) Amazon EMR
14 1 (0.19%) Amazon S3
14 1 (0.19%) Loggly
Communications & Networking
1 41 (7.96%) TCP/IP
2 30 (5.83%) Firewall
3 23 (4.47%) LAN
3 23 (4.47%) VPN
3 23 (4.47%) WAN
4 18 (3.50%) DNS
5 14 (2.72%) BGP
6 9 (1.75%) VLAN
7 8 (1.55%) DMZ
7 8 (1.55%) Internet
8 6 (1.17%) SSL
9 5 (0.97%) Kerberos
10 2 (0.39%) DHCP
10 2 (0.39%) Intranet
10 2 (0.39%) SAN
10 2 (0.39%) Skype
10 2 (0.39%) Wireless
11 1 (0.19%) HTTP
11 1 (0.19%) SNMP
11 1 (0.19%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 170 (33.01%) SQL Server
2 69 (13.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 54 (10.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 46 (8.93%) Relational Database
5 42 (8.16%) NoSQL
6 41 (7.96%) Power BI
7 31 (6.02%) MySQL
8 29 (5.63%) Azure SQL Database
8 29 (5.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 28 (5.44%) Data Warehouse
10 24 (4.66%) Apache Cassandra
10 24 (4.66%) Hadoop
10 24 (4.66%) MongoDB
11 20 (3.88%) PostgreSQL
12 19 (3.69%) Big Data
13 15 (2.91%) Data Lake
14 13 (2.52%) Amazon RDS
14 13 (2.52%) SQL Server 2008
15 11 (2.14%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 11 (2.14%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 52 (10.10%) Visual Studio
2 40 (7.77%) JIRA
3 36 (6.99%) Git (software)
4 20 (3.88%) Jenkins
5 18 (3.50%) Selenium
6 17 (3.30%) NUnit
7 9 (1.75%) Team Foundation Server
8 8 (1.55%) Maven
9 7 (1.36%) Visual Studio Coded UI
10 6 (1.17%) JUnit
10 6 (1.17%) ReSharper
11 5 (0.97%) Eclipse
12 4 (0.78%) Mercurial
12 4 (0.78%) Mockito
12 4 (0.78%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 4 (0.78%) TeamCity
13 3 (0.58%) Gradle
13 3 (0.58%) JMeter
13 3 (0.58%) Subversion
13 3 (0.58%) WebDriver
General
1 91 (17.67%) Finance
2 36 (6.99%) Retail
3 27 (5.24%) Manufacturing
4 25 (4.85%) Telecoms
5 18 (3.50%) Marketing
6 17 (3.30%) Banking
7 14 (2.72%) Back Office
8 11 (2.14%) Games
9 10 (1.94%) Electronics
10 4 (0.78%) Advertising
11 3 (0.58%) Pharmaceutical
12 2 (0.39%) Aerospace
12 2 (0.39%) Automotive
12 2 (0.39%) Billing
12 2 (0.39%) Investment Banking
12 2 (0.39%) Publishing
13 1 (0.19%) Legal
Job Titles
1 257 (49.90%) Developer
2 64 (12.43%) C# Developer
3 62 (12.04%) .NET Developer
4 59 (11.46%) Software Engineer
5 55 (10.68%) Software Developer
6 41 (7.96%) C# .NET Developer
7 38 (7.38%) Analyst
8 37 (7.18%) Java Developer
9 32 (6.21%) Senior Developer
9 32 (6.21%) SQL Developer
10 31 (6.02%) Consultant
11 23 (4.47%) Applications Support
11 23 (4.47%) Graduate
11 23 (4.47%) Java Engineer
12 22 (4.27%) C# Software Developer
13 20 (3.88%) Java Software Engineer
13 20 (3.88%) PHP Developer
14 19 (3.69%) Business Intelligence Developer
15 17 (3.30%) Graduate Developer
15 17 (3.30%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 161 (31.26%) .NET
2 126 (24.47%) HTML
3 106 (20.58%) CSS
4 76 (14.76%) ASP.NET
5 59 (11.46%) Web Services
6 52 (10.10%) AngularJS
7 40 (7.77%) RESTful
8 38 (7.38%) HTML5
8 38 (7.38%) jQuery
9 35 (6.80%) ASP.NET MVC
9 35 (6.80%) Spring
9 35 (6.80%) WCF
10 34 (6.60%) React
11 33 (6.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 30 (5.83%) .NET Framework
12 30 (5.83%) CSS3
13 28 (5.44%) REST
13 28 (5.44%) WPF
14 25 (4.85%) Node.js
15 19 (3.69%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 52 (10.10%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (4.85%) Algorithms
3 22 (4.27%) Life Science
4 17 (3.30%) User Experience
5 16 (3.11%) Fintech
6 13 (2.52%) Hybrid Cloud
7 12 (2.33%) Public Cloud
8 11 (2.14%) Blog
9 10 (1.94%) Data Structures
10 9 (1.75%) Greenfield Project
11 8 (1.55%) Client/Server
11 8 (1.55%) Self-Motivation
12 7 (1.36%) Analytical Mindset
12 7 (1.36%) Animation
12 7 (1.36%) Photography
13 6 (1.17%) Internet of Things
14 5 (0.97%) Enterprise Software
14 5 (0.97%) Mobile App
14 5 (0.97%) Smart City
14 5 (0.97%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 66 (12.82%) Windows
2 46 (8.93%) Linux
3 29 (5.63%) Windows Server
4 11 (2.14%) Android
4 11 (2.14%) Unix
5 9 (1.75%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (1.55%) Data ONTAP
6 8 (1.55%) Windows 10
7 7 (1.36%) Apple iOS
8 5 (0.97%) VMS
9 3 (0.58%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.19%) CentOS
10 1 (0.19%) Debian
10 1 (0.19%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 188 (36.50%) Agile Software Development
2 156 (30.29%) Software Engineering
3 82 (15.92%) OO
4 76 (14.76%) Computer Science
5 70 (13.59%) Problem-Solving
6 67 (13.01%) Scrum
7 61 (11.84%) Business Intelligence
8 60 (11.65%) Test Automation
9 58 (11.26%) MVC
10 55 (10.68%) TDD
11 51 (9.90%) Analytics
12 43 (8.35%) E-Commerce
13 42 (8.16%) ETL
14 41 (7.96%) Mathematics
15 40 (7.77%) ERP
16 39 (7.57%) CRM
16 39 (7.57%) Mentoring
17 36 (6.99%) High Availability
17 36 (6.99%) Technical Debt
18 35 (6.80%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 195 (37.86%) JavaScript
2 163 (31.65%) C#
3 95 (18.45%) Java
4 67 (13.01%) Python
5 66 (12.82%) T-SQL
6 52 (10.10%) PHP
7 31 (6.02%) PowerShell
8 17 (3.30%) C++
9 16 (3.11%) Scala
9 16 (3.11%) TypeScript
10 14 (2.72%) C
10 14 (2.72%) VB.NET
11 11 (2.14%) Java 8
12 10 (1.94%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
12 10 (1.94%) Ruby
13 8 (1.55%) PL/SQL
14 7 (1.36%) Bash Shell
15 6 (1.17%) Kotlin
15 6 (1.17%) R
15 6 (1.17%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 81 (15.73%) Degree
2 35 (6.80%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (1.17%) PhD
4 5 (0.97%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 4 (0.78%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (0.78%) MCP
5 4 (0.78%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (0.58%) Numerate Degree
7 2 (0.39%) NCDA
7 2 (0.39%) NCIE
7 2 (0.39%) NCSIE
8 1 (0.19%) CCNA
8 1 (0.19%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.19%) CISSP
8 1 (0.19%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.19%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (8.93%) QA
2 10 (1.94%) PSD2
3 3 (0.58%) Data Quality
3 3 (0.58%) GDPR
4 2 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.39%) SLA
5 1 (0.19%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.19%) PMO
System Software
1 41 (7.96%) Docker
2 40 (7.77%) Active Directory
3 21 (4.08%) Virtual Machines
4 11 (2.14%) Hyper-V
5 8 (1.55%) VMware ESXi
5 8 (1.55%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (1.17%) HDFS
7 5 (0.97%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 1 (0.19%) Shibboleth
8 1 (0.19%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 32 (6.21%) Kubernetes
2 22 (4.27%) Ansible
3 14 (2.72%) Terraform
4 6 (1.17%) Backup Exec
4 6 (1.17%) Puppet
4 6 (1.17%) SCVMM
4 6 (1.17%) vCenter Server
5 5 (0.97%) Ambari
5 5 (0.97%) Hadoop YARN
5 5 (0.97%) Oozie
6 4 (0.78%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 4 (0.78%) SCDPM
7 1 (0.19%) EnCase
7 1 (0.19%) FortiGate
7 1 (0.19%) FTK
Vendors
1 127 (24.66%) Microsoft
2 36 (6.99%) Oracle
3 35 (6.80%) VMware
4 30 (5.83%) Veeam
5 28 (5.44%) Salesforce.com
6 26 (5.05%) WorldPay
7 22 (4.27%) SAP
8 14 (2.72%) Tableau
9 10 (1.94%) Google
10 9 (1.75%) HP
11 8 (1.55%) JD Edwards
11 8 (1.55%) NetApp
12 7 (1.36%) Dell
13 6 (1.17%) Nimble Storage
13 6 (1.17%) SonicWALL
14 5 (0.97%) CA
14 5 (0.97%) Databricks
14 5 (0.97%) Hortonworks
14 5 (0.97%) Xamarin
15 4 (0.78%) IBM