Period
to 15 November 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 15 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 9 17 6
Rank change year-on-year +8 -11 -2
Permanent jobs citing SQL 491 573 670
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 15.27% 13.81% 18.94%
As % of the Programming Languages category 27.08% 19.85% 29.84%
Number of salaries quoted 391 470 647
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% -5.88%
10th Percentile £27,750 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £70,000 £60,000
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.45% +2.35% -

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 1,813 2,886 2,245
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 56.37% 69.54% 63.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1,441 2,349 1,948
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £48,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +6.67% +2.51%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £62,500
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £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 15 November 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 15 November 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 +9 338 £45,000 - 90
Peterborough -15 96 £45,000 - 18
Huntingdon +12 17 £40,000 +66.67% 3
Ely +9 7 £40,000 -15.79%
Wisbech - 3 - -
St Neots - 1 £25,000 -
March - 1 £22,000 -
SQL
East of England

For the 6 months to 15 November 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.

1 205 (41.75%) JavaScript
2 180 (36.66%) Agile Software Development
3 160 (32.59%) .NET
4 158 (32.18%) C#
4 158 (32.18%) SQL Server
5 130 (26.48%) HTML
6 127 (25.87%) Software Engineering
7 113 (23.01%) CSS
8 92 (18.74%) OO
9 91 (18.53%) Microsoft
10 90 (18.33%) Java
11 81 (16.50%) Finance
12 76 (15.48%) T-SQL
13 74 (15.07%) Web Services
14 72 (14.66%) Degree
15 71 (14.46%) Windows
16 70 (14.26%) Python
17 67 (13.65%) Test Automation
18 65 (13.24%) ASP.NET
19 59 (12.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 58 (11.81%) TDD
21 57 (11.61%) Computer Science
22 55 (11.20%) MVC
22 55 (11.20%) AngularJS
23 54 (11.00%) RESTful
23 54 (11.00%) Amazon AWS
24 53 (10.79%) jQuery
24 53 (10.79%) QA
25 52 (10.59%) Scrum
25 52 (10.59%) Business Intelligence

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 (4.48%) Elasticsearch
2 14 (2.85%) Apache
2 14 (2.85%) IIS
3 11 (2.24%) MS Exchange
3 11 (2.24%) SAS
4 10 (2.04%) Drupal
4 10 (2.04%) Umbraco
5 9 (1.83%) Apache Spark
5 9 (1.83%) Confluence
6 8 (1.63%) SharePoint
7 7 (1.43%) Apache Pig
7 7 (1.43%) Apache Solr
8 5 (1.02%) CMS
8 5 (1.02%) JBoss
8 5 (1.02%) WebLogic
9 4 (0.81%) BizTalk Server
9 4 (0.81%) ColdFusion
9 4 (0.81%) nginx
9 4 (0.81%) Tomcat
9 4 (0.81%) WebSphere
Applications
1 22 (4.48%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (1.02%) Spreadsheet
3 3 (0.61%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.20%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 15 (3.05%) Dynamics AX
2 14 (2.85%) Payment Gateway
3 9 (1.83%) Oracle EBS
4 6 (1.22%) Dynamics CRM
5 5 (1.02%) Dynamics NAV
5 5 (1.02%) NetSuite
6 3 (0.61%) Documaker
7 2 (0.41%) BPCS
7 2 (0.41%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 54 (11.00%) Amazon AWS
2 51 (10.39%) Microsoft Azure
3 24 (4.89%) GitHub
4 14 (2.85%) OpenShift
5 12 (2.44%) Azure Data Factory
5 12 (2.44%) Office 365
6 6 (1.22%) Cloud Computing
7 5 (1.02%) IaaS
7 5 (1.02%) SaaS
8 4 (0.81%) Dynamics 365
9 3 (0.61%) Data Lake Analytics
10 1 (0.20%) Amazon EMR
10 1 (0.20%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.20%) Azure Active Directory
10 1 (0.20%) Mimecast
10 1 (0.20%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 42 (8.55%) TCP/IP
2 26 (5.30%) Firewall
3 20 (4.07%) DNS
3 20 (4.07%) VPN
4 18 (3.67%) LAN
4 18 (3.67%) WAN
5 15 (3.05%) HTTP
6 13 (2.65%) SSL
7 12 (2.44%) BGP
8 8 (1.63%) DMZ
8 8 (1.63%) VLAN
9 7 (1.43%) Kerberos
10 6 (1.22%) Internet
11 5 (1.02%) HTTPS
12 4 (0.81%) SNMP
13 3 (0.61%) DHCP
13 3 (0.61%) FTP
13 3 (0.61%) ICMP
13 3 (0.61%) POP3
13 3 (0.61%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 158 (32.18%) SQL Server
2 59 (12.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 48 (9.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 42 (8.55%) NoSQL
5 40 (8.15%) Relational Database
6 35 (7.13%) Power BI
7 29 (5.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 27 (5.50%) Apache Cassandra
9 26 (5.30%) Hadoop
10 25 (5.09%) MySQL
11 21 (4.28%) Data Warehouse
12 20 (4.07%) Big Data
13 14 (2.85%) Azure SQL Database
13 14 (2.85%) MongoDB
14 13 (2.65%) Data Lake
14 13 (2.65%) RDBMS
14 13 (2.65%) SQL Server 2008
15 12 (2.44%) Amazon RDS
16 11 (2.24%) PostgreSQL
17 10 (2.04%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 49 (9.98%) Visual Studio
2 48 (9.78%) Git (software)
3 34 (6.92%) JIRA
4 29 (5.91%) Selenium
5 15 (3.05%) NUnit
5 15 (3.05%) Team Foundation Server
6 14 (2.85%) Jenkins
6 14 (2.85%) ReSharper
7 9 (1.83%) TeamCity
8 8 (1.63%) Visual Studio Coded UI
9 7 (1.43%) Sonatype Nexus
10 6 (1.22%) Cucumber
10 6 (1.22%) Maven
10 6 (1.22%) Ranorex
10 6 (1.22%) SpecFlow
11 5 (1.02%) JMeter
12 4 (0.81%) JUnit
12 4 (0.81%) Subversion
13 3 (0.61%) Eclipse
13 3 (0.61%) WebDriver
General
1 81 (16.50%) Finance
2 28 (5.70%) Retail
3 21 (4.28%) Manufacturing
4 17 (3.46%) Marketing
5 14 (2.85%) Telecoms
6 13 (2.65%) Back Office
6 13 (2.65%) Games
7 9 (1.83%) Advertising
7 9 (1.83%) Electronics
8 8 (1.63%) Banking
9 4 (0.81%) Aerospace
9 4 (0.81%) Automotive
10 3 (0.61%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.41%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.20%) Billing
12 1 (0.20%) Legal
12 1 (0.20%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 241 (49.08%) Developer
2 66 (13.44%) Software Engineer
3 57 (11.61%) .NET Developer
3 57 (11.61%) C# Developer
4 56 (11.41%) Software Developer
5 51 (10.39%) Analyst
6 48 (9.78%) Java Developer
7 40 (8.15%) Senior Developer
8 36 (7.33%) C# .NET Developer
9 31 (6.31%) Graduate
10 26 (5.30%) Consultant
11 24 (4.89%) C# Software Developer
11 24 (4.89%) SQL Developer
12 21 (4.28%) Administrator
12 21 (4.28%) Developer/Software Engineer
12 21 (4.28%) Graduate Developer
13 19 (3.87%) Junior
13 19 (3.87%) Programmer
14 18 (3.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
15 17 (3.46%) Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 160 (32.59%) .NET
2 130 (26.48%) HTML
3 113 (23.01%) CSS
4 74 (15.07%) Web Services
5 65 (13.24%) ASP.NET
6 55 (11.20%) AngularJS
7 54 (11.00%) RESTful
8 53 (10.79%) jQuery
9 41 (8.35%) HTML5
10 40 (8.15%) .NET Framework
11 35 (7.13%) Spring
12 32 (6.52%) ASP.NET MVC
13 31 (6.31%) REST
13 31 (6.31%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 28 (5.70%) WCF
15 25 (5.09%) CSS3
16 21 (4.28%) Node.js
16 21 (4.28%) React
17 18 (3.67%) XML
18 17 (3.46%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 57 (11.61%) Computer Science
2 52 (10.59%) Analytical Skills
3 28 (5.70%) Algorithms
4 18 (3.67%) Life Science
5 16 (3.26%) User Experience
6 15 (3.05%) Data Structures
6 15 (3.05%) Public Cloud
7 14 (2.85%) Fintech
8 12 (2.44%) Enterprise Software
8 12 (2.44%) Greenfield Project
8 12 (2.44%) Hybrid Cloud
9 10 (2.04%) Virtual Team
10 9 (1.83%) NHS
11 7 (1.43%) Self-Motivation
12 6 (1.22%) Analytical Mindset
12 6 (1.22%) Management Information System
13 5 (1.02%) Internet of Things
13 5 (1.02%) Linux Command Line
14 4 (0.81%) Blog
14 4 (0.81%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 71 (14.46%) Windows
2 51 (10.39%) Linux
3 31 (6.31%) Windows Server
4 17 (3.46%) Unix
5 14 (2.85%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (2.24%) Android
7 10 (2.04%) Windows 10
8 7 (1.43%) Apple iOS
8 7 (1.43%) VMS
9 6 (1.22%) CentOS
10 5 (1.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (1.02%) Solaris
11 3 (0.61%) Windows Server 2008
12 1 (0.20%) Data ONTAP
12 1 (0.20%) Debian
12 1 (0.20%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.20%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 180 (36.66%) Agile Software Development
2 127 (25.87%) Software Engineering
3 92 (18.74%) OO
4 67 (13.65%) Test Automation
5 58 (11.81%) TDD
6 55 (11.20%) MVC
7 52 (10.59%) Business Intelligence
7 52 (10.59%) Scrum
8 46 (9.37%) Analytics
8 46 (9.37%) Mathematics
9 45 (9.16%) Problem-Solving
10 43 (8.76%) E-Commerce
10 43 (8.76%) SDLC
11 41 (8.35%) Web Development
12 36 (7.33%) ETL
13 35 (7.13%) High Availability
14 34 (6.92%) Continuous Delivery
14 34 (6.92%) Unit Testing
15 31 (6.31%) CRM
16 30 (6.11%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 205 (41.75%) JavaScript
2 158 (32.18%) C#
3 90 (18.33%) Java
4 76 (15.48%) T-SQL
5 70 (14.26%) Python
6 43 (8.76%) PHP
7 30 (6.11%) PowerShell
8 25 (5.09%) C++
9 22 (4.48%) TypeScript
10 21 (4.28%) VB.NET
11 20 (4.07%) C
12 16 (3.26%) Scala
13 14 (2.85%) Java 8
14 13 (2.65%) Ruby
15 11 (2.24%) Bash Shell
16 10 (2.04%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
16 10 (2.04%) PL/SQL
16 10 (2.04%) Shell Script
17 7 (1.43%) R
18 6 (1.22%) VB
Qualifications
1 72 (14.66%) Degree
2 23 (4.68%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (0.81%) MCP
3 4 (0.81%) Numerate Degree
4 2 (0.41%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (0.41%) PhD
5 1 (0.20%) AAT
5 1 (0.20%) ACCA
5 1 (0.20%) CIMA
5 1 (0.20%) ISEB
5 1 (0.20%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.20%) Postgraduate
5 1 (0.20%) SAS Certification
5 1 (0.20%) Sun Certification
5 1 (0.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (10.79%) QA
2 5 (1.02%) PCI DSS
3 4 (0.81%) Data Quality
3 4 (0.81%) PSD2
4 1 (0.20%) GDPR
4 1 (0.20%) PMO
System Software
1 41 (8.35%) Active Directory
2 32 (6.52%) Docker
3 18 (3.67%) Virtual Machines
4 8 (1.63%) HDFS
5 7 (1.43%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 4 (0.81%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (0.61%) Hyper-V
7 3 (0.61%) Samba
7 3 (0.61%) VirtualBox
8 2 (0.41%) Oracle RAC
9 1 (0.20%) Firmware
9 1 (0.20%) Shibboleth
9 1 (0.20%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 22 (4.48%) Ansible
2 19 (3.87%) Kubernetes
3 12 (2.44%) Terraform
4 11 (2.24%) Puppet
5 7 (1.43%) Ambari
5 7 (1.43%) Hadoop YARN
5 7 (1.43%) Oozie
6 3 (0.61%) Nagios
6 3 (0.61%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (0.61%) Rancher
6 3 (0.61%) Sysdig
6 3 (0.61%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 3 (0.61%) vRealize
7 2 (0.41%) Data Guard
7 2 (0.41%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
7 2 (0.41%) Oracle RMAN
8 1 (0.20%) EnCase
8 1 (0.20%) FTK
8 1 (0.20%) SCVMM
8 1 (0.20%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 91 (18.53%) Microsoft
2 51 (10.39%) Oracle
3 27 (5.50%) VMware
3 27 (5.50%) WorldPay
4 19 (3.87%) Salesforce.com
4 19 (3.87%) Veeam
5 15 (3.05%) SAP
6 11 (2.24%) Tableau
7 9 (1.83%) IBM
8 6 (1.22%) JD Edwards
9 5 (1.02%) CA
9 5 (1.02%) Databricks
9 5 (1.02%) Google
9 5 (1.02%) Hortonworks
10 4 (0.81%) Cisco
10 4 (0.81%) HP
10 4 (0.81%) Red Hat
10 4 (0.81%) SonicWALL
11 3 (0.61%) BMC
11 3 (0.61%) Intel