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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 17 32 22
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -10
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 30 4 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 12.61% 1.79% 6.50%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 34.88% 7.02% 16.05%
Number of salaries quoted 26 3 13
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £48,000 £33,800
10% offered a salary of more than £57,375 £54,000 £49,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
86 57 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 36.13% 25.56% 40.50%
Number of salaries quoted 73 50 72
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £37,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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 18 September 2014.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Croydon

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 28 (75.68%) SQL
3 24 (64.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 21 (56.76%) .NET
4 21 (56.76%) ASP.NET
4 21 (56.76%) SQL Server 2012
5 18 (48.65%) C#
6 17 (45.95%) Agile Software Development
7 16 (43.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 14 (37.84%) T-SQL
9 13 (35.14%) MVC
10 11 (29.73%) JavaScript
11 10 (27.03%) Data Security
12 9 (24.32%) HTML
12 9 (24.32%) CSS
12 9 (24.32%) SQL Server 2005
12 9 (24.32%) ASP.NET MVC
13 8 (21.62%) XML
13 8 (21.62%) ETL
14 7 (18.92%) TDD
14 7 (18.92%) MS Excel
14 7 (18.92%) Microsoft
14 7 (18.92%) SaaS
15 6 (16.22%) Finance
16 5 (13.51%) WinForms
16 5 (13.51%) Unit Testing
16 5 (13.51%) Marketing
16 5 (13.51%) Web Development
16 5 (13.51%) .NET Framework
16 5 (13.51%) Data Analysis

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 2010
1 2 (5.41%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.70%) ColdFusion
2 1 (2.70%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 7 (18.92%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (18.92%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 24 (64.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 21 (56.76%) SQL Server 2012
4 16 (43.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 9 (24.32%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (10.81%) Oracle Database 11g
6 4 (10.81%) Oracle Database
6 4 (10.81%) Oracle9i Database
6 4 (10.81%) SQLPlus
6 4 (10.81%) Oracle OWB
6 4 (10.81%) Oracle Database 10g
7 3 (8.11%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (5.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (2.70%) Relational Database
9 1 (2.70%) PerformancePoint
Development Applications
1 4 (10.81%) Oracle APEX
1 4 (10.81%) Toad
2 2 (5.41%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.70%) NUnit
3 1 (2.70%) MSTest
3 1 (2.70%) Rhino Mocks
3 1 (2.70%) Moq
3 1 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (16.22%) Finance
2 5 (13.51%) Marketing
3 2 (5.41%) Local Government
4 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.70%) Banking
4 1 (2.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (62.16%) Developer
2 8 (21.62%) .NET Developer
3 7 (18.92%) SQL DBA
3 7 (18.92%) DBA
4 6 (16.22%) SQL Server DBA
5 5 (13.51%) C# Developer
5 5 (13.51%) Web Developer
6 4 (10.81%) Software Engineer
6 4 (10.81%) Applications Developer
7 3 (8.11%) Team Leader
7 3 (8.11%) Crystal Reports Developer
7 3 (8.11%) C# .NET Developer
7 3 (8.11%) Agile .NET Developer
7 3 (8.11%) Crystal Reports Writer
7 3 (8.11%) .NET Web Developer
7 3 (8.11%) Database Team Leader
7 3 (8.11%) Report Developer
8 2 (5.41%) Junior C# Developer
8 2 (5.41%) SQL Database Developer
8 2 (5.41%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (56.76%) .NET
1 21 (56.76%) ASP.NET
2 9 (24.32%) HTML
2 9 (24.32%) CSS
2 9 (24.32%) ASP.NET MVC
3 8 (21.62%) XML
4 5 (13.51%) WinForms
4 5 (13.51%) .NET Framework
5 4 (10.81%) WCF
5 4 (10.81%) jQuery
5 4 (10.81%) XSLT
5 4 (10.81%) EDI
6 1 (2.70%) Classic ASP
6 1 (2.70%) SOAP
6 1 (2.70%) REST
6 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (2.70%) LINQ
6 1 (2.70%) WPF
6 1 (2.70%) Silverlight
6 1 (2.70%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.70%) Computer Science
1 1 (2.70%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.41%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (45.95%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (35.14%) MVC
3 10 (27.03%) Data Security
4 8 (21.62%) ETL
5 7 (18.92%) TDD
6 5 (13.51%) Unit Testing
6 5 (13.51%) Web Development
6 5 (13.51%) Data Analysis
7 4 (10.81%) Software Engineering
7 4 (10.81%) Problem Management
7 4 (10.81%) Requirements Analysis
7 4 (10.81%) Change Control
7 4 (10.81%) BDD
7 4 (10.81%) Mentoring
7 4 (10.81%) Service Delivery
7 4 (10.81%) E-Commerce
8 3 (8.11%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (5.41%) Waterfall
9 2 (5.41%) OO
10 1 (2.70%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 28 (75.68%) SQL
2 18 (48.65%) C#
3 14 (37.84%) T-SQL
4 11 (29.73%) JavaScript
5 4 (10.81%) PL/SQL
5 4 (10.81%) VBScript
5 4 (10.81%) VB
6 3 (8.11%) VB.NET
7 2 (5.41%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (2.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.81%) SLA
2 3 (8.11%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 7 (18.92%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.81%) Oracle
3 1 (2.70%) Telerik
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