Period
to 21 July 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 21 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 14 15 4
Rank change year-on-year +1 -11 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL 576 543 856
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 14.10% 14.38% 21.44%
As % of the Programming Languages category 23.48% 20.83% 34.97%
Number of salaries quoted 401 459 758
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.76% +2.50% -3.61%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £58,750 £59,000 £58,750
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 2,453 2,607 2,448
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 60.05% 69.02% 61.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1,766 2,117 2,124
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £29,438 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £69,375 £65,000 £61,250
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% +4.65% +1.18%

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 July 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 21 July 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 +1 373 £45,000 +12.50% 48
Peterborough -9 128 £43,000 +1.18% 23
Huntingdon +3 9 £42,500 +86.81% 1
Ely +8 7 £45,000 -5.26% 2
St Neots -7 5 £40,000 -19.19%
SQL
East of England

For the 6 months to 21 July 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.

1 233 (40.45%) JavaScript
2 209 (36.28%) Agile Software Development
3 196 (34.03%) SQL Server
4 192 (33.33%) .NET
5 180 (31.25%) C#
6 148 (25.69%) Finance
7 138 (23.96%) Degree
8 133 (23.09%) HTML
9 131 (22.74%) Software Engineering
10 126 (21.88%) Microsoft
11 119 (20.66%) Python
12 105 (18.23%) CSS
13 103 (17.88%) Windows
14 100 (17.36%) Java
15 99 (17.19%) Analytical Skills
16 96 (16.67%) T-SQL
17 95 (16.49%) Mathematics
18 92 (15.97%) OO
19 89 (15.45%) Linux
20 88 (15.28%) Problem-Solving
21 87 (15.10%) TDD
22 86 (14.93%) Amazon AWS
23 83 (14.41%) Computer Science
24 82 (14.24%) RESTful
25 81 (14.06%) Test Automation
26 71 (12.33%) Web Services
26 71 (12.33%) Oracle
26 71 (12.33%) GitHub
27 68 (11.81%) Continuous Delivery
27 68 (11.81%) 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 24 (4.17%) SharePoint
2 16 (2.78%) Elasticsearch
3 14 (2.43%) Confluence
3 14 (2.43%) WebLogic
4 13 (2.26%) OpenStack
4 13 (2.26%) WebSphere
5 11 (1.91%) Apache
5 11 (1.91%) Tomcat
6 8 (1.39%) Apache Spark
6 8 (1.39%) IIS
6 8 (1.39%) MS Exchange
6 8 (1.39%) SAS
7 5 (0.87%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (0.52%) BizTalk Server
8 3 (0.52%) DNN
8 3 (0.52%) nginx
8 3 (0.52%) Umbraco
9 2 (0.35%) Apache Solr
9 2 (0.35%) GlassFish
9 2 (0.35%) JBoss
Applications
1 31 (5.38%) Microsoft Excel
2 24 (4.17%) Microsoft Office
3 8 (1.39%) Microsoft Project
4 5 (0.87%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (0.52%) InfoPath
5 3 (0.52%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 2 (0.35%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 27 (4.69%) Payment Gateway
2 22 (3.82%) Dynamics AX
3 12 (2.08%) Documaker
4 10 (1.74%) Dynamics NAV
5 9 (1.56%) Oracle EBS
6 6 (1.04%) Dynamics CRM
7 5 (0.87%) NetSuite
8 3 (0.52%) Unit4 Business World
9 2 (0.35%) Temenos T24
10 1 (0.17%) Magento
10 1 (0.17%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 86 (14.93%) Amazon AWS
2 71 (12.33%) GitHub
3 51 (8.85%) Microsoft Azure
4 27 (4.69%) OpenShift
5 16 (2.78%) IaaS
6 9 (1.56%) Dynamics 365
7 7 (1.22%) SaaS
8 6 (1.04%) Azure Data Factory
9 2 (0.35%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (0.35%) npm
9 2 (0.35%) Office 365
10 1 (0.17%) Azure Active Directory
10 1 (0.17%) Mimecast
10 1 (0.17%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 43 (7.47%) HTTP
2 25 (4.34%) TCP/IP
3 20 (3.47%) Internet
4 16 (2.78%) DNS
4 16 (2.78%) SSL
5 14 (2.43%) HTTPS
6 13 (2.26%) SNMP
7 12 (2.08%) Cisco IOS
7 12 (2.08%) Cisco Nexus
7 12 (2.08%) DHCP
7 12 (2.08%) FTP
7 12 (2.08%) ICMP
7 12 (2.08%) IMAP
7 12 (2.08%) IPsec
7 12 (2.08%) OpenVPN
7 12 (2.08%) POP3
7 12 (2.08%) SMTP
7 12 (2.08%) SSH
7 12 (2.08%) Telnet
7 12 (2.08%) WPA2
Database & Business Intelligence
1 196 (34.03%) SQL Server
2 59 (10.24%) NoSQL
3 53 (9.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 49 (8.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 39 (6.77%) Big Data
5 39 (6.77%) Power BI
6 35 (6.08%) Apache Cassandra
7 29 (5.03%) Data Warehouse
8 28 (4.86%) Oracle Database
9 27 (4.69%) MongoDB
10 26 (4.51%) MySQL
10 26 (4.51%) Relational Database
11 24 (4.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 16 (2.78%) Hadoop
13 14 (2.43%) SQL Server 2008
14 12 (2.08%) Amazon RDS
14 12 (2.08%) OLAP
14 12 (2.08%) SQL Server 2012
15 11 (1.91%) Amazon Redshift
15 11 (1.91%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 68 (11.81%) Git (software)
2 50 (8.68%) Visual Studio
3 38 (6.60%) Sonatype Nexus
4 35 (6.08%) JIRA
5 32 (5.56%) Jenkins
6 28 (4.86%) Cucumber
7 24 (4.17%) NUnit
7 24 (4.17%) ReSharper
8 22 (3.82%) Selenium
8 22 (3.82%) Team Foundation Server
9 17 (2.95%) TeamCity
10 12 (2.08%) Gerrit
11 10 (1.74%) Maven
12 7 (1.22%) JMeter
12 7 (1.22%) SpecFlow
13 6 (1.04%) Gatling
13 6 (1.04%) JBehave
13 6 (1.04%) Ranorex
13 6 (1.04%) SoapUI
13 6 (1.04%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 148 (25.69%) Finance
2 38 (6.60%) Manufacturing
3 37 (6.42%) Marketing
4 33 (5.73%) Games
5 26 (4.51%) Advertising
6 16 (2.78%) Retail
7 10 (1.74%) Electronics
8 9 (1.56%) Aerospace
8 9 (1.56%) Automotive
9 6 (1.04%) Banking
10 4 (0.69%) Law
10 4 (0.69%) Telecoms
11 3 (0.52%) Back Office
11 3 (0.52%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 256 (44.44%) Developer
2 97 (16.84%) Analyst
3 88 (15.28%) Software Developer
4 83 (14.41%) C# Developer
5 78 (13.54%) Senior Developer
6 77 (13.37%) .NET Developer
7 75 (13.02%) Software Engineer
8 48 (8.33%) Java Developer
9 44 (7.64%) C# .NET Developer
10 43 (7.47%) C# Software Developer
11 42 (7.29%) Administrator
12 40 (6.94%) DBA
13 36 (6.25%) Consultant
13 36 (6.25%) Developer/Software Engineer
14 31 (5.38%) C# Software Engineer
14 31 (5.38%) Senior .NET Developer
15 27 (4.69%) Java Scala Developer
15 27 (4.69%) Scala Developer
16 25 (4.34%) Programmer
16 25 (4.34%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 192 (33.33%) .NET
2 133 (23.09%) HTML
3 105 (18.23%) CSS
4 82 (14.24%) RESTful
5 71 (12.33%) Web Services
6 65 (11.28%) jQuery
7 60 (10.42%) AngularJS
8 50 (8.68%) .NET Framework
9 49 (8.51%) ASP.NET
10 42 (7.29%) Spring
11 41 (7.12%) HTML5
12 39 (6.77%) XML
13 31 (5.38%) WPF
14 29 (5.03%) Ajax
14 29 (5.03%) ASP.NET MVC
15 27 (4.69%) Akka
16 24 (4.17%) REST
17 22 (3.82%) WCF
18 19 (3.30%) SOAP
19 15 (2.60%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 99 (17.19%) Analytical Skills
2 83 (14.41%) Computer Science
3 33 (5.73%) Algorithms
4 27 (4.69%) Fintech
5 24 (4.17%) Management Information System
5 24 (4.17%) Self-Motivation
6 20 (3.47%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 20 (3.47%) Life Science
6 20 (3.47%) Online Games
6 20 (3.47%) Private Cloud
7 17 (2.95%) Replication
8 15 (2.60%) iSeries
9 14 (2.43%) Clustering
9 14 (2.43%) Greenfield Project
10 13 (2.26%) Embedded Systems
11 12 (2.08%) Linux Command Line
12 10 (1.74%) Data Structures
12 10 (1.74%) Enterprise Software
13 8 (1.39%) Driving Licence
13 8 (1.39%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 103 (17.88%) Windows
2 89 (15.45%) Linux
3 45 (7.81%) Windows Server
4 40 (6.94%) Android
5 29 (5.03%) Unix
6 28 (4.86%) Apple iOS
7 22 (3.82%) Solaris
8 21 (3.65%) Windows Server 2012
9 19 (3.30%) Windows Server 2008
10 14 (2.43%) CentOS
10 14 (2.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 6 (1.04%) Windows Server 2003
12 5 (0.87%) Windows NT
13 4 (0.69%) Windows 10
14 3 (0.52%) Windows 7
15 2 (0.35%) VMS
16 1 (0.17%) Data ONTAP
16 1 (0.17%) Mac OS X
16 1 (0.17%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 209 (36.28%) Agile Software Development
2 131 (22.74%) Software Engineering
3 95 (16.49%) Mathematics
4 92 (15.97%) OO
5 88 (15.28%) Problem-Solving
6 87 (15.10%) TDD
7 81 (14.06%) Test Automation
8 68 (11.81%) Continuous Delivery
9 61 (10.59%) Business Intelligence
10 55 (9.55%) MVC
11 54 (9.38%) Analytics
11 54 (9.38%) DevOps
12 45 (7.81%) SDLC
13 44 (7.64%) Integration Testing
14 43 (7.47%) Continuous Integration
15 42 (7.29%) Unit Testing
16 39 (6.77%) Data Science
16 39 (6.77%) E-Commerce
16 39 (6.77%) Refactoring
16 39 (6.77%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 233 (40.45%) JavaScript
2 180 (31.25%) C#
3 119 (20.66%) Python
4 100 (17.36%) Java
5 96 (16.67%) T-SQL
6 46 (7.99%) C++
7 41 (7.12%) PHP
8 33 (5.73%) Scala
9 32 (5.56%) C
10 28 (4.86%) PowerShell
11 24 (4.17%) Ruby
12 17 (2.95%) Bash Shell
12 17 (2.95%) TypeScript
13 16 (2.78%) Perl
13 16 (2.78%) VB.NET
14 15 (2.60%) RPG
14 15 (2.60%) RPG IV
14 15 (2.60%) Shell Script
15 14 (2.43%) Embedded C++
16 13 (2.26%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 138 (23.96%) Degree
2 31 (5.38%) Computer Science Degree
3 7 (1.22%) Numerate Degree
4 4 (0.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (0.35%) AAT
5 2 (0.35%) ACCA
5 2 (0.35%) CIMA
5 2 (0.35%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (0.35%) MCDBA
5 2 (0.35%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.17%) ISEB
6 1 (0.17%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.17%) Postgraduate
6 1 (0.17%) SAS Certification
6 1 (0.17%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (5.21%) PCI DSS
2 29 (5.03%) QA
3 8 (1.39%) Data Quality
3 8 (1.39%) GDPR
4 2 (0.35%) PMO
5 1 (0.17%) WAI
System Software
1 49 (8.51%) Docker
2 17 (2.95%) VirtualBox
2 17 (2.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (2.60%) Active Directory
4 12 (2.08%) Samba
5 10 (1.74%) Oracle RAC
6 7 (1.22%) Hyper-V
7 5 (0.87%) BitLocker
7 5 (0.87%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 5 (0.87%) XenApp
7 5 (0.87%) XenDesktop
7 5 (0.87%) XenServer
8 4 (0.69%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 4 (0.69%) Virtual Machines
9 2 (0.35%) Firmware
9 2 (0.35%) HDFS
10 1 (0.17%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 23 (3.99%) Ansible
2 15 (2.60%) Puppet
3 12 (2.08%) Nagios
3 12 (2.08%) Opscode Chef
3 12 (2.08%) Rancher
3 12 (2.08%) Sysdig
3 12 (2.08%) vRealize
4 10 (1.74%) Data Guard
4 10 (1.74%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
4 10 (1.74%) Oracle RMAN
5 7 (1.22%) Kubernetes
5 7 (1.22%) Terraform
6 6 (1.04%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 5 (0.87%) Backup Exec
7 5 (0.87%) Norton AntiVirus
8 2 (0.35%) Ambari
8 2 (0.35%) Hadoop YARN
8 2 (0.35%) Oozie
9 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 1 (0.17%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 126 (21.88%) Microsoft
2 71 (12.33%) Oracle
3 61 (10.59%) WorldPay
4 27 (4.69%) IBM
5 20 (3.47%) VMware
6 15 (2.60%) SAP
6 15 (2.60%) Tableau
7 13 (2.26%) Cisco
7 13 (2.26%) HP
8 12 (2.08%) AppDynamics
8 12 (2.08%) BMC
8 12 (2.08%) Google
8 12 (2.08%) Intel
8 12 (2.08%) New Relic
8 12 (2.08%) Red Hat
8 12 (2.08%) ServiceNow
8 12 (2.08%) Splunk
9 8 (1.39%) Citrix
10 6 (1.04%) RedGate
10 6 (1.04%) Veeam