Period
to 20 May 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 May 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 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 18 13 4
Rank change year-on-year -5 -9 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL 561 567 854
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 13.06% 16.11% 21.02%
As % of the Programming Languages category 20.89% 23.21% 35.42%
Number of salaries quoted 409 512 737
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £44,582 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.90% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £27,300 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £60,000 £58,000
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +2.41%

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 2,686 2,443 2,411
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 62.52% 69.40% 59.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1,922 2,014 2,061
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £29,711 £27,500 £28,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £60,000
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% 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 May 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 May 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 -1 380 £45,000 +11.11% 52
Peterborough -3 117 £40,000 -3.03% 19
Huntingdon -2 12 £40,000 -20.00%
St Neots -11 8 £40,000 -19.19% 1
Ely +1 2 £45,000 +12.50% 3
SQL
East of England

For the 6 months to 20 May 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.

1 235 (41.89%) JavaScript
2 211 (37.61%) .NET
3 198 (35.29%) C#
3 198 (35.29%) SQL Server
4 189 (33.69%) Agile Software Development
5 149 (26.56%) Finance
6 147 (26.20%) Microsoft
7 141 (25.13%) Degree
8 140 (24.96%) HTML
9 135 (24.06%) Software Engineering
10 120 (21.39%) Python
11 105 (18.72%) CSS
12 104 (18.54%) Mathematics
12 104 (18.54%) Computer Science
13 100 (17.83%) Linux
14 98 (17.47%) Windows
15 95 (16.93%) Analytical Skills
16 92 (16.40%) T-SQL
17 87 (15.51%) Java
18 85 (15.15%) OO
19 84 (14.97%) Problem-Solving
20 82 (14.62%) TDD
21 80 (14.26%) Amazon AWS
22 73 (13.01%) RESTful
22 73 (13.01%) GitHub
23 67 (11.94%) ASP.NET
24 65 (11.59%) MVC
24 65 (11.59%) NoSQL
25 63 (11.23%) Test Automation
26 62 (11.05%) jQuery

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 24 (4.28%) SharePoint
2 12 (2.14%) Confluence
2 12 (2.14%) Elasticsearch
3 11 (1.96%) OpenStack
3 11 (1.96%) WebLogic
4 10 (1.78%) WebSphere
5 9 (1.60%) Tomcat
6 7 (1.25%) Apache Spark
6 7 (1.25%) Umbraco
7 6 (1.07%) Apache
7 6 (1.07%) MS Exchange
7 6 (1.07%) SAS
8 5 (0.89%) Exchange Server 2007
9 4 (0.71%) DNN
10 3 (0.53%) CMS
10 3 (0.53%) nginx
11 2 (0.36%) Apache Solr
11 2 (0.36%) Drupal
11 2 (0.36%) GlassFish
11 2 (0.36%) JBoss
Applications
1 27 (4.81%) Microsoft Excel
2 23 (4.10%) Microsoft Office
3 8 (1.43%) Microsoft Project
4 3 (0.53%) InfoPath
4 3 (0.53%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.36%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (0.36%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (0.36%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 25 (4.46%) Payment Gateway
2 19 (3.39%) Dynamics AX
3 10 (1.78%) Documaker
4 8 (1.43%) Dynamics NAV
5 6 (1.07%) Oracle EBS
6 5 (0.89%) Dynamics CRM
6 5 (0.89%) NetSuite
7 3 (0.53%) Unit4 Business World
8 2 (0.36%) Sage X3
9 1 (0.18%) assyst
9 1 (0.18%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 80 (14.26%) Amazon AWS
2 73 (13.01%) GitHub
3 52 (9.27%) Microsoft Azure
4 25 (4.46%) OpenShift
5 14 (2.50%) IaaS
6 10 (1.78%) SaaS
7 7 (1.25%) Dynamics 365
8 6 (1.07%) Azure Data Factory
8 6 (1.07%) Google Analytics
9 5 (0.89%) Office 365
10 3 (0.53%) Cloud Computing
11 2 (0.36%) npm
12 1 (0.18%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (5.53%) HTTP
2 23 (4.10%) TCP/IP
3 20 (3.57%) Internet
4 12 (2.14%) DNS
5 11 (1.96%) FTP
5 11 (1.96%) SNMP
5 11 (1.96%) SSL
6 10 (1.78%) Cisco IOS
6 10 (1.78%) Cisco Nexus
6 10 (1.78%) DHCP
6 10 (1.78%) HTTPS
6 10 (1.78%) ICMP
6 10 (1.78%) IMAP
6 10 (1.78%) IPsec
6 10 (1.78%) OpenVPN
6 10 (1.78%) POP3
6 10 (1.78%) SMTP
6 10 (1.78%) SSH
6 10 (1.78%) Telnet
6 10 (1.78%) WPA2
Database & Business Intelligence
1 198 (35.29%) SQL Server
2 65 (11.59%) NoSQL
3 51 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 49 (8.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 34 (6.06%) Apache Cassandra
6 32 (5.70%) Big Data
7 30 (5.35%) Data Warehouse
8 28 (4.99%) MongoDB
8 28 (4.99%) Power BI
9 26 (4.63%) Oracle Database
10 25 (4.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 20 (3.57%) Relational Database
12 18 (3.21%) SQL Server 2008
13 13 (2.32%) Oracle Database 12c
14 12 (2.14%) OLAP
15 11 (1.96%) MySQL
15 11 (1.96%) PostgreSQL
15 11 (1.96%) SQL Server 2012
16 9 (1.60%) Amazon Redshift
16 9 (1.60%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 57 (10.16%) Git (software)
2 56 (9.98%) Visual Studio
3 40 (7.13%) Sonatype Nexus
4 34 (6.06%) Jenkins
5 30 (5.35%) Cucumber
6 29 (5.17%) JIRA
7 26 (4.63%) NUnit
8 21 (3.74%) Team Foundation Server
9 16 (2.85%) ReSharper
10 15 (2.67%) TeamCity
11 10 (1.78%) Gerrit
12 9 (1.60%) Selenium
13 8 (1.43%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
14 6 (1.07%) JMeter
14 6 (1.07%) webpack
15 5 (0.89%) Gatling
15 5 (0.89%) JBehave
15 5 (0.89%) Maven
15 5 (0.89%) SoapUI
16 4 (0.71%) Eclipse
General
1 149 (26.56%) Finance
2 37 (6.60%) Games
3 30 (5.35%) Marketing
4 29 (5.17%) Manufacturing
5 25 (4.46%) Advertising
6 14 (2.50%) Retail
7 9 (1.60%) Automotive
8 7 (1.25%) Aerospace
9 5 (0.89%) Electronics
10 4 (0.71%) Banking
10 4 (0.71%) Law
10 4 (0.71%) Telecoms
11 2 (0.36%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.18%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 264 (47.06%) Developer
2 95 (16.93%) C# Developer
3 94 (16.76%) Software Developer
4 88 (15.69%) .NET Developer
5 87 (15.51%) Senior Developer
6 80 (14.26%) Analyst
6 80 (14.26%) Software Engineer
7 46 (8.20%) C# .NET Developer
7 46 (8.20%) C# Software Developer
8 45 (8.02%) DBA
9 43 (7.66%) Developer/Software Engineer
10 39 (6.95%) Java Developer
11 38 (6.77%) Administrator
12 33 (5.88%) C# Software Engineer
12 33 (5.88%) Consultant
13 32 (5.70%) C++ Software Engineer
14 31 (5.53%) Senior .NET Developer
15 30 (5.35%) Lead Developer
16 28 (4.99%) SQL DBA
17 26 (4.63%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 211 (37.61%) .NET
2 140 (24.96%) HTML
3 105 (18.72%) CSS
4 73 (13.01%) RESTful
5 67 (11.94%) ASP.NET
6 62 (11.05%) jQuery
7 60 (10.70%) AngularJS
8 56 (9.98%) .NET Framework
9 55 (9.80%) Web Services
10 41 (7.31%) HTML5
11 36 (6.42%) WPF
12 31 (5.53%) Spring
13 28 (4.99%) XML
14 26 (4.63%) Akka
14 26 (4.63%) ASP.NET MVC
15 21 (3.74%) WCF
16 20 (3.57%) REST
17 19 (3.39%) Ajax
18 17 (3.03%) WinForms
19 14 (2.50%) Angular 2
Miscellaneous
1 104 (18.54%) Computer Science
2 95 (16.93%) Analytical Skills
3 32 (5.70%) Algorithms
4 31 (5.53%) Fintech
4 31 (5.53%) Self-Motivation
5 26 (4.63%) Management Information System
6 25 (4.46%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 25 (4.46%) Online Games
6 25 (4.46%) Private Cloud
7 23 (4.10%) Life Science
8 22 (3.92%) Embedded Systems
9 21 (3.74%) Replication
10 17 (3.03%) Clustering
11 13 (2.32%) iSeries
12 11 (1.96%) Driving Licence
12 11 (1.96%) Greenfield Project
12 11 (1.96%) Linux Command Line
13 9 (1.60%) User Experience
14 8 (1.43%) Xbox
15 5 (0.89%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 100 (17.83%) Linux
2 98 (17.47%) Windows
3 51 (9.09%) Android
4 40 (7.13%) Apple iOS
5 38 (6.77%) Windows Server
6 30 (5.35%) Unix
7 20 (3.57%) Solaris
7 20 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
8 19 (3.39%) Windows Server 2012
9 10 (1.78%) CentOS
9 10 (1.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 8 (1.43%) Windows Server 2003
11 5 (0.89%) Windows NT
12 4 (0.71%) Windows 7
13 3 (0.53%) Windows 10
14 1 (0.18%) Data ONTAP
14 1 (0.18%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.18%) Oracle Linux
14 1 (0.18%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 189 (33.69%) Agile Software Development
2 135 (24.06%) Software Engineering
3 104 (18.54%) Mathematics
4 85 (15.15%) OO
5 84 (14.97%) Problem-Solving
6 82 (14.62%) TDD
7 65 (11.59%) MVC
8 63 (11.23%) Test Automation
9 57 (10.16%) Analytics
10 56 (9.98%) Continuous Delivery
11 54 (9.63%) DevOps
12 51 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
13 48 (8.56%) Statistics
14 46 (8.20%) Continuous Integration
15 45 (8.02%) Web Development
16 43 (7.66%) Refactoring
17 42 (7.49%) Unit Testing
18 40 (7.13%) Data Science
18 40 (7.13%) Integration Testing
19 38 (6.77%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 235 (41.89%) JavaScript
2 198 (35.29%) C#
3 120 (21.39%) Python
4 92 (16.40%) T-SQL
5 87 (15.51%) Java
6 51 (9.09%) C++
7 39 (6.95%) C
8 38 (6.77%) PHP
9 35 (6.24%) Scala
10 29 (5.17%) PowerShell
10 29 (5.17%) Ruby
11 22 (3.92%) Embedded C++
12 21 (3.74%) Embedded C
12 21 (3.74%) VB.NET
13 20 (3.57%) Perl
14 17 (3.03%) Bash Shell
15 16 (2.85%) VBA
16 13 (2.32%) RPG
16 13 (2.32%) RPG IV
16 13 (2.32%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 141 (25.13%) Degree
2 31 (5.53%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (0.89%) Numerate Degree
4 4 (0.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (0.53%) Oracle Certification
6 2 (0.36%) MCDBA
6 2 (0.36%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (0.36%) PhD
7 1 (0.18%) AAT
7 1 (0.18%) ACCA
7 1 (0.18%) CIMA
7 1 (0.18%) ISEB
7 1 (0.18%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.18%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.18%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (6.06%) PCI DSS
2 13 (2.32%) QA
3 9 (1.60%) Data Quality
4 7 (1.25%) GDPR
5 2 (0.36%) PMO
6 1 (0.18%) WAI
System Software
1 50 (8.91%) Docker
2 15 (2.67%) VirtualBox
2 15 (2.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (1.78%) Active Directory
3 10 (1.78%) Samba
4 9 (1.60%) Oracle RAC
5 6 (1.07%) Hyper-V
6 5 (0.89%) BitLocker
6 5 (0.89%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 5 (0.89%) XenApp
6 5 (0.89%) XenDesktop
6 5 (0.89%) XenServer
7 3 (0.53%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 3 (0.53%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.18%) Apache Flume
8 1 (0.18%) Firmware
8 1 (0.18%) HDFS
8 1 (0.18%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 13 (2.32%) Ansible
2 12 (2.14%) Data Guard
2 12 (2.14%) Oracle RMAN
2 12 (2.14%) Puppet
3 11 (1.96%) Nagios
4 10 (1.78%) Opscode Chef
4 10 (1.78%) Rancher
4 10 (1.78%) Sysdig
4 10 (1.78%) vRealize
5 9 (1.60%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
6 5 (0.89%) Backup Exec
6 5 (0.89%) Norton AntiVirus
7 4 (0.71%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 3 (0.53%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 1 (0.18%) Hadoop YARN
9 1 (0.18%) HP Quality Center
9 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 1 (0.18%) SCDPM
9 1 (0.18%) Terraform
9 1 (0.18%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 147 (26.20%) Microsoft
2 57 (10.16%) WorldPay
3 53 (9.45%) Oracle
4 23 (4.10%) IBM
5 19 (3.39%) Google
6 17 (3.03%) VMware
7 15 (2.67%) Facebook
8 14 (2.50%) Tableau
9 11 (1.96%) HP
10 10 (1.78%) AppDynamics
10 10 (1.78%) BMC
10 10 (1.78%) Cisco
10 10 (1.78%) Intel
10 10 (1.78%) New Relic
10 10 (1.78%) Red Hat
10 10 (1.78%) SAP
10 10 (1.78%) ServiceNow
10 10 (1.78%) Splunk
11 9 (1.60%) Twitter
12 8 (1.43%) Citrix