Period
to 24 November 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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 17 6 4
Rank change year-on-year -11 -2 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL 573 672 831
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 13.57% 19.41% 20.14%
As % of the Programming Languages category 19.64% 30.32% 34.16%
Number of salaries quoted 468 653 800
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.33% +5.63%
10th Percentile £29,000 £27,550 £26,925
90th Percentile £70,000 £60,000 £55,275
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 2918 2216 2433
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 69.13% 63.99% 58.97%
Number of salaries quoted 2371 1921 2191
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% +4.29%
10th Percentile £30,000 £26,250 £28,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £62,500 £61,250
East of England median annual salary £47,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +4.44% +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 24 November 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 24 November 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 -8 396 £45,000 +12.50% 36
Peterborough -10 102 £45,000 +12.50% 14
Ely -8 9 £47,500 +5.56%
Huntingdon -14 9 £24,000 -48.94% 2
SQL
East of England

For the 6 months to 24 November 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.

1 259 (45.20%) C#
2 233 (40.66%) Agile Software Development
3 226 (39.44%) Software Engineering
4 225 (39.27%) .NET
5 214 (37.35%) JavaScript
6 179 (31.24%) Finance
7 174 (30.37%) Degree
8 169 (29.49%) Computer Science
9 149 (26.00%) Microsoft
10 135 (23.56%) Mathematics
11 132 (23.04%) SQL Server
12 129 (22.51%) OO
13 117 (20.42%) HTML
14 103 (17.98%) Python
15 99 (17.28%) ASP.NET
16 95 (16.58%) Linux
16 95 (16.58%) TDD
17 93 (16.23%) Test Automation
18 92 (16.06%) SDLC
19 89 (15.53%) C++
20 85 (14.83%) Java
21 84 (14.66%) Analytical Skills
22 78 (13.61%) Oracle
23 76 (13.26%) MVC
24 72 (12.57%) CSS
24 72 (12.57%) Microsoft Azure
25 68 (11.87%) Windows
26 66 (11.52%) GitHub
27 63 (10.99%) Statistics
28 61 (10.65%) Scrum

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 22 (3.84%) Apache
2 19 (3.32%) WebLogic
3 10 (1.75%) Kentico
4 9 (1.57%) Elasticsearch
4 9 (1.57%) Tomcat
5 7 (1.22%) IIS
6 6 (1.05%) BizTalk Server
7 3 (0.52%) Apache Spark
7 3 (0.52%) JBoss
7 3 (0.52%) Jetty
7 3 (0.52%) MediaWiki
7 3 (0.52%) OpenStack
7 3 (0.52%) SAS
8 2 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (0.35%) MS Exchange
8 2 (0.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 2 (0.35%) SharePoint
8 2 (0.35%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.17%) nginx
9 1 (0.17%) WordPress
Applications
1 17 (2.97%) Microsoft Excel
2 13 (2.27%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (0.52%) Pipeline Pilot
4 2 (0.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.17%) SPSS
5 1 (0.17%) Weka
Business Applications
1 16 (2.79%) Dynamics NAV
2 13 (2.27%) Dynamics AX
3 7 (1.22%) assyst
4 6 (1.05%) Sage 200
5 5 (0.87%) NetSuite
6 4 (0.70%) BPCS
6 4 (0.70%) Dynamics CRM
7 3 (0.52%) Oracle EBS
8 2 (0.35%) iTrent
9 1 (0.17%) Remedy ITSM
9 1 (0.17%) Sage 1000
9 1 (0.17%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 72 (12.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 66 (11.52%) GitHub
3 40 (6.98%) Amazon AWS
4 35 (6.11%) SaaS
5 10 (1.75%) IaaS
6 7 (1.22%) Dynamics 365
7 5 (0.87%) Cloud Computing
8 4 (0.70%) Amazon S3
9 3 (0.52%) PaaS
9 3 (0.52%) Serverless
10 2 (0.35%) Office 365
11 1 (0.17%) Amazon EC2
11 1 (0.17%) AWS Lambda
11 1 (0.17%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
11 1 (0.17%) Google Analytics
11 1 (0.17%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 23 (4.01%) HTTP
2 20 (3.49%) Internet
2 20 (3.49%) SAN
3 18 (3.14%) TCP/IP
4 7 (1.22%) DNS
4 7 (1.22%) Ethernet
5 6 (1.05%) Wireless
6 5 (0.87%) SMS
7 4 (0.70%) Firewall
7 4 (0.70%) LAN
7 4 (0.70%) WAN
8 3 (0.52%) VPN
9 1 (0.17%) DHCP
9 1 (0.17%) LDAP
9 1 (0.17%) MPLS
9 1 (0.17%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 132 (23.04%) SQL Server
2 41 (7.16%) Relational Database
3 40 (6.98%) NoSQL
4 37 (6.46%) Big Data
5 22 (3.84%) MongoDB
6 20 (3.49%) SQL Server 2012
7 18 (3.14%) Data Mining
8 17 (2.97%) PostgreSQL
9 14 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
10 12 (2.09%) Apache Cassandra
10 12 (2.09%) Azure SQL Database
10 12 (2.09%) BusinessObjects
10 12 (2.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 12 (2.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 11 (1.92%) MySQL
12 10 (1.75%) Hadoop
13 8 (1.40%) RDBMS
14 7 (1.22%) Oracle Database
14 7 (1.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 6 (1.05%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 51 (8.90%) Git (software)
2 50 (8.73%) TeamCity
3 45 (7.85%) Visual Studio
4 39 (6.81%) Team Foundation Server
5 35 (6.11%) NUnit
6 10 (1.75%) JIRA
7 7 (1.22%) Rhino Mocks
8 5 (0.87%) Jenkins
9 4 (0.70%) Eclipse
9 4 (0.70%) JUnit
9 4 (0.70%) Mercurial
9 4 (0.70%) ReSharper
9 4 (0.70%) Selenium
10 3 (0.52%) Bugzilla
10 3 (0.52%) Buildbot
10 3 (0.52%) FindBugs
10 3 (0.52%) Log4j
10 3 (0.52%) Mockito
10 3 (0.52%) SCons
11 2 (0.35%) MSBuild
General
1 179 (31.24%) Finance
2 52 (9.08%) Marketing
3 43 (7.50%) Manufacturing
4 31 (5.41%) Electronics
4 31 (5.41%) Telecoms
5 16 (2.79%) Advertising
6 13 (2.27%) Banking
7 11 (1.92%) Retail
8 8 (1.40%) Games
9 5 (0.87%) Back Office
10 4 (0.70%) Legal
11 3 (0.52%) Billing
12 1 (0.17%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.17%) German Language
12 1 (0.17%) Law
12 1 (0.17%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 284 (49.56%) Developer
2 135 (23.56%) Software Engineer
3 113 (19.72%) C# Developer
4 102 (17.80%) Software Developer
5 87 (15.18%) .NET Developer
6 67 (11.69%) C# .NET Developer
7 49 (8.55%) C# Software Engineer
8 48 (8.38%) Developer/Software Engineer
9 46 (8.03%) Analyst
10 44 (7.68%) C# Software Developer
11 43 (7.50%) C++ Software Engineer
11 43 (7.50%) Senior Developer
12 35 (6.11%) Senior Software Engineer
13 34 (5.93%) Support Engineer
14 30 (5.24%) Applications Support
14 30 (5.24%) SQL Developer
15 26 (4.54%) Applications Engineer
16 25 (4.36%) .NET Software Developer
17 24 (4.19%) Junior
17 24 (4.19%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 225 (39.27%) .NET
2 117 (20.42%) HTML
3 99 (17.28%) ASP.NET
4 72 (12.57%) CSS
5 53 (9.25%) jQuery
6 52 (9.08%) Web Services
7 47 (8.20%) HTML5
8 37 (6.46%) ASP.NET MVC
9 35 (6.11%) XML
10 34 (5.93%) .NET Framework
10 34 (5.93%) WCF
11 31 (5.41%) REST
12 28 (4.89%) WPF
13 27 (4.71%) AngularJS
14 22 (3.84%) ASP.NET Web API
15 21 (3.66%) JSON
16 18 (3.14%) Ajax
16 18 (3.14%) Autofac
17 17 (2.97%) MFC
18 16 (2.79%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 169 (29.49%) Computer Science
2 84 (14.66%) Analytical Skills
3 39 (6.81%) Greenfield Project
4 32 (5.58%) Algorithms
5 26 (4.54%) Life Science
6 20 (3.49%) Embedded Systems
7 16 (2.79%) Mobile App
8 15 (2.62%) Client/Server
9 11 (1.92%) Fintech
10 8 (1.40%) Clustering
11 7 (1.22%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 7 (1.22%) User Experience
12 6 (1.05%) iPad
12 6 (1.05%) N-Tier
13 5 (0.87%) Reinsurance
14 4 (0.70%) Analytical Mindset
14 4 (0.70%) Internet of Things
14 4 (0.70%) Mobile Payment
14 4 (0.70%) Smartphone
15 3 (0.52%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 95 (16.58%) Linux
2 68 (11.87%) Windows
3 26 (4.54%) Unix
4 23 (4.01%) Android
5 17 (2.97%) Apple iOS
6 12 (2.09%) Windows Server
7 9 (1.57%) Solaris
8 8 (1.40%) Oracle Linux
8 8 (1.40%) Windows 7
9 7 (1.22%) Windows 10
10 6 (1.05%) Windows 8
11 5 (0.87%) Windows Embedded Compact
12 4 (0.70%) Windows Server 2003
12 4 (0.70%) Windows Server 2008
12 4 (0.70%) Windows Server 2012
13 1 (0.17%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.17%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 233 (40.66%) Agile Software Development
2 226 (39.44%) Software Engineering
3 135 (23.56%) Mathematics
4 129 (22.51%) OO
5 95 (16.58%) TDD
6 93 (16.23%) Test Automation
7 92 (16.06%) SDLC
8 76 (13.26%) MVC
9 63 (10.99%) Statistics
10 61 (10.65%) Scrum
11 52 (9.08%) Mentoring
12 49 (8.55%) Web Development
13 48 (8.38%) Business Intelligence
14 46 (8.03%) Analytics
14 46 (8.03%) Physics
15 41 (7.16%) Unit Testing
16 37 (6.46%) Digital Marketing
17 36 (6.28%) Machine Learning
18 35 (6.11%) OOP
19 31 (5.41%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 259 (45.20%) C#
2 214 (37.35%) JavaScript
3 103 (17.98%) Python
4 89 (15.53%) C++
5 85 (14.83%) Java
6 55 (9.60%) T-SQL
7 40 (6.98%) Perl
8 37 (6.46%) C
9 34 (5.93%) VB
10 32 (5.58%) F#
11 28 (4.89%) PHP
12 26 (4.54%) VB6
13 22 (3.84%) R
14 20 (3.49%) Julia
14 20 (3.49%) MATLAB
15 19 (3.32%) Embedded C
15 19 (3.32%) Embedded C++
16 18 (3.14%) Objective-C
16 18 (3.14%) Ruby
17 15 (2.62%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 174 (30.37%) Degree
2 60 (10.47%) Computer Science Degree
3 41 (7.16%) PhD
4 18 (3.14%) Microsoft Certification
5 17 (2.97%) MCP
6 12 (2.09%) Numerate Degree
7 3 (0.52%) Postgraduate
8 1 (0.17%) ISEB
8 1 (0.17%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.17%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.17%) MCSA
8 1 (0.17%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (2.27%) QA
2 2 (0.35%) ISO 9001
2 2 (0.35%) SLA
3 1 (0.17%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 1 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.17%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 13 (2.27%) Docker
2 6 (1.05%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.52%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.35%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.35%) KVM
4 2 (0.35%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (0.35%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.17%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 7 (1.22%) Ansible
1 7 (1.22%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (0.52%) Data Guard
2 3 (0.52%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (0.52%) Puppet
3 2 (0.35%) Terraform
4 1 (0.17%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
4 1 (0.17%) Failover Clustering
4 1 (0.17%) Mesos
4 1 (0.17%) Nagios
4 1 (0.17%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (0.17%) Packer
4 1 (0.17%) SCOM
4 1 (0.17%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 149 (26.00%) Microsoft
2 78 (13.61%) Oracle
3 32 (5.58%) SAP
4 16 (2.79%) Tableau
5 12 (2.09%) JD Edwards
6 10 (1.75%) Citrix
7 8 (1.40%) Google
7 8 (1.40%) Sage
7 8 (1.40%) Sun
7 8 (1.40%) Xamarin
8 5 (0.87%) Adobe
8 5 (0.87%) Cognos
9 4 (0.70%) Facebook
9 4 (0.70%) Infor
9 4 (0.70%) Samsung
9 4 (0.70%) TOWER Software
9 4 (0.70%) Twitter
10 3 (0.52%) VMware
11 2 (0.35%) PeopleSoft
11 2 (0.35%) Siemens