Period
to 17 August 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 17 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
17 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 10 13 17
Rank change year-on-year +3 +4 -13
Permanent jobs citing SQL 359 552 542
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 15.75% 14.20% 14.40%
As % of the Programming Languages category 26.36% 24.37% 20.44%
Number of salaries quoted 272 375 466
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £30,125 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £58,750 £60,000
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £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 1,362 2,265 2,652
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 59.76% 58.26% 70.46%
Number of salaries quoted 955 1,617 2,170
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £33,313 £29,711 £28,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £65,000
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +2.27%

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 17 August 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 17 August 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 +6 234 £50,000 +11.11% 71
Huntingdon +3 36 £40,000 -5.88% 3
Peterborough -11 30 £52,500 +16.67% 16
Ely -2 1 £45,000 +12.50%
SQL
East of England

For the 6 months to 17 August 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.

1 150 (41.78%) Agile Software Development
2 134 (37.33%) C#
3 125 (34.82%) .NET
4 109 (30.36%) Microsoft
5 90 (25.07%) Software Engineering
6 88 (24.51%) JavaScript
7 86 (23.96%) SQL Server
8 79 (22.01%) Visual Studio
8 79 (22.01%) Test Automation
8 79 (22.01%) Microsoft Azure
8 79 (22.01%) Analytical Skills
9 74 (20.61%) Linux
9 74 (20.61%) Python
10 73 (20.33%) DevOps
11 70 (19.50%) Degree
12 59 (16.43%) Problem-Solving
13 58 (16.16%) ASP.NET
13 58 (16.16%) Finance
14 55 (15.32%) Windows
15 53 (14.76%) Business Intelligence
16 52 (14.48%) Java
17 51 (14.21%) MVC
18 49 (13.65%) Web Services
19 48 (13.37%) JIRA
19 48 (13.37%) Mathematics
19 48 (13.37%) Selenium
20 46 (12.81%) Scrum
20 46 (12.81%) PowerShell
21 45 (12.53%) Computer Science
22 44 (12.26%) Amazon AWS

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 36 (10.03%) SharePoint
2 23 (6.41%) IIS
3 9 (2.51%) MS Exchange
4 8 (2.23%) CMS
5 7 (1.95%) Umbraco
6 4 (1.11%) JBoss
6 4 (1.11%) WildFly
6 4 (1.11%) WordPress
7 3 (0.84%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (0.56%) Apache Spark
8 2 (0.56%) Confluence
8 2 (0.56%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.28%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.28%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.28%) nginx
9 1 (0.28%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.28%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 27 (7.52%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (2.51%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.56%) Chatbot
4 1 (0.28%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 30 (8.36%) Payment Gateway
2 27 (7.52%) Dynamics CRM
3 7 (1.95%) NetSuite
4 4 (1.11%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.28%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.28%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 79 (22.01%) Microsoft Azure
2 44 (12.26%) Amazon AWS
3 37 (10.31%) Power Platform
4 28 (7.80%) Dynamics 365
5 18 (5.01%) Office 365
6 8 (2.23%) GitHub
7 6 (1.67%) Azure Data Factory
7 6 (1.67%) Cloud Computing
8 5 (1.39%) IaaS
8 5 (1.39%) SaaS
9 4 (1.11%) PaaS
10 3 (0.84%) Google Cloud Platform
11 1 (0.28%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 1 (0.28%) AWS Lambda
11 1 (0.28%) Azure Active Directory
11 1 (0.28%) Mimecast
11 1 (0.28%) PowerApps
11 1 (0.28%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 14 (3.90%) Firewall
2 7 (1.95%) HTTP
2 7 (1.95%) OSPF
2 7 (1.95%) Wireless
3 6 (1.67%) TCP/IP
4 5 (1.39%) LAN
4 5 (1.39%) SSL
4 5 (1.39%) VoIP
4 5 (1.39%) Wireshark
5 4 (1.11%) Intranet
5 4 (1.11%) WAN
6 3 (0.84%) Skype
7 2 (0.56%) 802.11
7 2 (0.56%) BGP
7 2 (0.56%) VPN
7 2 (0.56%) VRRP
8 1 (0.28%) DNS
8 1 (0.28%) HTTPS
8 1 (0.28%) Internet
8 1 (0.28%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 86 (23.96%) SQL Server
2 36 (10.03%) Power BI
2 36 (10.03%) Relational Database
3 35 (9.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 34 (9.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 27 (7.52%) SSDT
6 15 (4.18%) MySQL
7 14 (3.90%) MongoDB
8 12 (3.34%) NoSQL
9 11 (3.06%) Apache Cassandra
9 11 (3.06%) PostgreSQL
10 10 (2.79%) Data Warehouse
11 6 (1.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 6 (1.67%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
11 6 (1.67%) Azure SQL Database
11 6 (1.67%) Couchbase
11 6 (1.67%) HDInsight
12 5 (1.39%) Big Data
12 5 (1.39%) Data Lake
13 4 (1.11%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 79 (22.01%) Visual Studio
2 48 (13.37%) JIRA
2 48 (13.37%) Selenium
3 26 (7.24%) Jenkins
4 24 (6.69%) Cucumber
5 23 (6.41%) Git (software)
6 16 (4.46%) SoapUI
7 14 (3.90%) Gradle
7 14 (3.90%) JBehave
7 14 (3.90%) WebDriver
8 10 (2.79%) JUnit
9 9 (2.51%) JMeter
9 9 (2.51%) TestNG
10 8 (2.23%) NUnit
11 7 (1.95%) Maven
11 7 (1.95%) TortoiseSVN
12 5 (1.39%) Hudson
12 5 (1.39%) WiX
13 3 (0.84%) Subversion
14 1 (0.28%) Mockito
General
1 58 (16.16%) Finance
2 22 (6.13%) Marketing
3 21 (5.85%) Manufacturing
4 7 (1.95%) Electronics
4 7 (1.95%) Telecoms
5 6 (1.67%) Pharmaceutical
6 5 (1.39%) Retail
7 2 (0.56%) Back Office
8 1 (0.28%) Dutch Language
8 1 (0.28%) French Language
8 1 (0.28%) German Language
Job Titles
1 121 (33.70%) Developer
2 50 (13.93%) Analyst
3 48 (13.37%) Software Engineer
4 47 (13.09%) C# Developer
5 38 (10.58%) .NET Developer
6 33 (9.19%) DevOps Engineer
7 28 (7.80%) Software Developer
8 27 (7.52%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 27 (7.52%) C# Software Engineer
9 26 (7.24%) C# .NET Developer
10 25 (6.96%) Senior Software Engineer
11 22 (6.13%) Junior
11 22 (6.13%) SQL Developer
12 16 (4.46%) .NET Software Developer
12 16 (4.46%) Java Developer
12 16 (4.46%) Senior Developer
12 16 (4.46%) Test Analyst
13 15 (4.18%) .NET Software Engineer
13 15 (4.18%) C++ Software Engineer
13 15 (4.18%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 125 (34.82%) .NET
2 58 (16.16%) ASP.NET
3 49 (13.65%) Web Services
4 41 (11.42%) CSS
4 41 (11.42%) HTML
5 28 (7.80%) ASP.NET MVC
6 25 (6.96%) RESTful
7 23 (6.41%) AngularJS
8 22 (6.13%) WCF
9 20 (5.57%) REST
10 19 (5.29%) React
10 19 (5.29%) WPF
11 18 (5.01%) HTML5
12 15 (4.18%) OpenGL
12 15 (4.18%) Qt
13 13 (3.62%) CSS3
13 13 (3.62%) SOAP
14 12 (3.34%) Kafka
14 12 (3.34%) Spring
15 11 (3.06%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 79 (22.01%) Analytical Skills
2 34 (9.47%) Life Science
3 29 (8.08%) Self-Motivation
4 28 (7.80%) Management Information System
5 12 (3.34%) Greenfield Project
6 11 (3.06%) Algorithms
7 9 (2.51%) Animation
7 9 (2.51%) Client/Server
7 9 (2.51%) Photography
7 9 (2.51%) Renewable Energy
8 7 (1.95%) Data Protection Act
9 6 (1.67%) Blog
9 6 (1.67%) Public Cloud
10 5 (1.39%) Cyberattack
10 5 (1.39%) Cyberthreat
11 4 (1.11%) User Experience
12 3 (0.84%) Enterprise Software
12 3 (0.84%) Mobile App
12 3 (0.84%) Smart City
12 3 (0.84%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 74 (20.61%) Linux
2 55 (15.32%) Windows
3 13 (3.62%) Windows Server
4 10 (2.79%) Unix
5 2 (0.56%) Android
5 2 (0.56%) Data ONTAP
5 2 (0.56%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (0.56%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.28%) AIX
6 1 (0.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.28%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.28%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 150 (41.78%) Agile Software Development
2 90 (25.07%) Software Engineering
3 79 (22.01%) Test Automation
4 73 (20.33%) DevOps
5 59 (16.43%) Problem-Solving
6 53 (14.76%) Business Intelligence
7 51 (14.21%) MVC
8 48 (13.37%) Mathematics
9 46 (12.81%) Scrum
10 45 (12.53%) Computer Science
11 38 (10.58%) TDD
12 37 (10.31%) BDD
13 36 (10.03%) OO
13 36 (10.03%) User Stories
14 35 (9.75%) Analytics
15 31 (8.64%) CRM
15 31 (8.64%) ETL
16 30 (8.36%) Document Management
16 30 (8.36%) Mentoring
16 30 (8.36%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 134 (37.33%) C#
2 88 (24.51%) JavaScript
3 74 (20.61%) Python
4 52 (14.48%) Java
5 46 (12.81%) PowerShell
6 38 (10.58%) T-SQL
7 31 (8.64%) C++
8 11 (3.06%) R
9 9 (2.51%) Groovy
9 9 (2.51%) TypeScript
10 8 (2.23%) VB
11 7 (1.95%) PHP
11 7 (1.95%) VB6
11 7 (1.95%) VBScript
12 5 (1.39%) VC++
13 3 (0.84%) Bash Shell
13 3 (0.84%) Delphi
13 3 (0.84%) VBA
14 2 (0.56%) C
14 2 (0.56%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 70 (19.50%) Degree
2 19 (5.29%) Computer Science Degree
3 10 (2.79%) CCNA
3 10 (2.79%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (2.23%) Numerate Degree
4 8 (2.23%) Postgraduate
5 7 (1.95%) CCNP
5 7 (1.95%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (1.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 5 (1.39%) VCP4
8 4 (1.11%) DBS Check
8 4 (1.11%) PhD
9 3 (0.84%) MCSD
9 3 (0.84%) MCSE
10 1 (0.28%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.28%) MCSA
10 1 (0.28%) NCDA
10 1 (0.28%) NCIE
10 1 (0.28%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (5.57%) QA
2 8 (2.23%) SLA
3 3 (0.84%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 1 (0.28%) GDPR
System Software
1 29 (8.08%) Docker
2 23 (6.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (6.13%) Active Directory
4 17 (4.74%) Hyper-V
5 3 (0.84%) vSphere
6 2 (0.56%) Firmware
6 2 (0.56%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.28%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.28%) XenApp
7 1 (0.28%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 19 (5.29%) Kubernetes
2 8 (2.23%) Ansible
3 5 (1.39%) FortiGate
4 2 (0.56%) SCVMM
5 1 (0.28%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 1 (0.28%) SCCM
5 1 (0.28%) SCDPM
5 1 (0.28%) SCOM
5 1 (0.28%) SCSM
5 1 (0.28%) Terraform
5 1 (0.28%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 109 (30.36%) Microsoft
2 44 (12.26%) Oracle
3 33 (9.19%) VMware
4 30 (8.36%) WorldPay
5 11 (3.06%) Veeam
6 10 (2.79%) Cisco
7 8 (2.23%) Citrix
7 8 (2.23%) SAP
8 7 (1.95%) Aruba
8 7 (1.95%) CheckPoint
8 7 (1.95%) Palo Alto
9 6 (1.67%) JD Edwards
9 6 (1.67%) RedGate
9 6 (1.67%) Sophos
9 6 (1.67%) Tableau
10 5 (1.39%) F5
10 5 (1.39%) Fortinet
10 5 (1.39%) Google
10 5 (1.39%) Meraki
10 5 (1.39%) Ubiquiti