The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Croydon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 22 17 29
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +12
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 15 29 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 8.93% 12.55% 2.71%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 26.32% 34.52% 11.32%
Number of salaries quoted 15 28 5
Average salary £52,500 £45,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £48,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £53,625 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
SQL Server 2008
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in permanent jobs advertised in the Croydon region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Croydon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
57 84 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 33.93% 36.36% 23.98%
Number of salaries quoted 52 74 44
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £41,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Croydon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Croydon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Croydon region.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in Croydon

SQL Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Croydon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Croydon region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Croydon

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Croydon region citing SQL Server 2008 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SQL Server 2008.

1 37 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 25 (67.57%) SQL
3 21 (56.76%) .NET
4 20 (54.05%) Finance
5 17 (45.95%) C#
5 17 (45.95%) ASP.NET
6 16 (43.24%) jQuery
7 13 (35.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 12 (32.43%) JavaScript
8 12 (32.43%) MS Excel
9 11 (29.73%) CSS
9 11 (29.73%) HTML
9 11 (29.73%) MVC
9 11 (29.73%) SQL Server 2005
9 11 (29.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 11 (29.73%) ASP.NET MVC
10 9 (24.32%) Mentoring
10 9 (24.32%) Agile Software Development
10 9 (24.32%) T-SQL
10 9 (24.32%) Visual Studio
11 8 (21.62%) LINQ
12 7 (18.92%) CSS3
12 7 (18.92%) SQL Server 2012
12 7 (18.92%) HTML5
12 7 (18.92%) Data Protection
13 5 (13.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 5 (13.51%) Business Intelligence
14 4 (10.81%) ADO.NET
14 4 (10.81%) MySQL
14 4 (10.81%) Oracle

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Croydon region citing SQL Server 2008 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SQL Server 2008. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (5.41%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.70%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (2.70%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 12 (32.43%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 13 (35.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 11 (29.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (29.73%) SQL Server 2005
4 7 (18.92%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (13.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (10.81%) Relational Database
6 4 (10.81%) MySQL
7 1 (2.70%) PerformancePoint
Development Applications
1 9 (24.32%) Visual Studio
General
1 20 (54.05%) Finance
Job Titles
1 30 (81.08%) Developer
2 15 (40.54%) C# Developer
3 14 (37.84%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 14 (37.84%) C# .NET Developer
4 13 (35.14%) .NET Developer
5 7 (18.92%) DBA
6 6 (16.22%) SQL DBA
7 4 (10.81%) Database Developer
7 4 (10.81%) SQL Developer
7 4 (10.81%) Senior DBA
8 3 (8.11%) Senior SQL DBA
8 3 (8.11%) VB.NET Developer
9 1 (2.70%) Junior
9 1 (2.70%) Senior Developer
9 1 (2.70%) Administrator
9 1 (2.70%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 1 (2.70%) SharePoint Developer
9 1 (2.70%) Junior Developer
9 1 (2.70%) Junior C# Developer
9 1 (2.70%) Mid-Level C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (56.76%) .NET
2 17 (45.95%) ASP.NET
3 16 (43.24%) jQuery
4 11 (29.73%) ASP.NET MVC
4 11 (29.73%) CSS
4 11 (29.73%) HTML
5 8 (21.62%) LINQ
6 7 (18.92%) HTML5
6 7 (18.92%) CSS3
7 4 (10.81%) ADO.NET
8 1 (2.70%) XML
8 1 (2.70%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.81%) Computer Science
1 4 (10.81%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.41%) Replication
2 2 (5.41%) Clustering
3 1 (2.70%) Taxonomies
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (29.73%) MVC
2 9 (24.32%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (24.32%) Mentoring
3 7 (18.92%) Data Protection
4 5 (13.51%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (8.11%) Migration
6 2 (5.41%) Wealth Management
7 1 (2.70%) Waterfall
7 1 (2.70%) CRM
7 1 (2.70%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 25 (67.57%) SQL
2 17 (45.95%) C#
3 12 (32.43%) JavaScript
4 9 (24.32%) T-SQL
5 4 (10.81%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.70%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (10.81%) Degree
2 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 4 (10.81%) Oracle
2 1 (2.70%) Microsoft
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