The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2012 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 2012 over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 34 41 49
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +8
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2012 5 5 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 2.53% 1.73% 1.46%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.09% 4.85% 5.88%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 6
Average salary £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% -5.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
SQL Server 2012
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
55 103 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 27.78% 35.64% 24.76%
Number of salaries quoted 52 89 94
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £56,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

SQL Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2012 across the Croydon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server 2012 Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

SQL Server 2012
Salary Trend in Croydon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2012 across the Croydon region.

SQL Server 2012 Salary Trend in Croydon

SQL Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Croydon region citing SQL Server 2012 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 2012.

1 23 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 16 (69.57%) SQL
3 15 (65.22%) C#
3 15 (65.22%) .NET
3 15 (65.22%) SQL Server 2008
4 12 (52.17%) ASP.NET
5 11 (47.83%) MS Excel
5 11 (47.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 10 (43.48%) Microsoft
6 10 (43.48%) MVC
6 10 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (34.78%) T-SQL
7 8 (34.78%) SaaS
8 7 (30.43%) TDD
8 7 (30.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 7 (30.43%) ASP.NET MVC
9 6 (26.09%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (26.09%) Marketing
9 6 (26.09%) Web Development
10 5 (21.74%) SQL Server 2005
11 4 (17.39%) BDD
12 3 (13.04%) HTML
12 3 (13.04%) JavaScript
12 3 (13.04%) MySQL
12 3 (13.04%) OLAP
12 3 (13.04%) CSS
12 3 (13.04%) Data Modelling
12 3 (13.04%) ETL
12 3 (13.04%) OLTP
12 3 (13.04%) Subversion

SQL Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Croydon region citing SQL Server 2012 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 2012. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (8.70%) SharePoint
1 2 (8.70%) MS Exchange
1 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (4.35%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 11 (47.83%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 8 (34.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) TCP/IP
1 2 (8.70%) VPN
1 2 (8.70%) DNS
1 2 (8.70%) Firewall
1 2 (8.70%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 15 (65.22%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (47.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (30.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (21.74%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (13.04%) OLAP
6 3 (13.04%) OLTP
6 3 (13.04%) Hadoop
6 3 (13.04%) NoSQL
6 3 (13.04%) Big Data
6 3 (13.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (13.04%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Subversion
2 1 (4.35%) Rhino Mocks
2 1 (4.35%) Moq
2 1 (4.35%) NUnit
General
1 6 (26.09%) Marketing
2 2 (8.70%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.35%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (56.52%) Developer
2 8 (34.78%) DBA
2 8 (34.78%) SQL DBA
3 6 (26.09%) Web Developer
3 6 (26.09%) Development DBA
4 5 (21.74%) SQL Server DBA
5 3 (13.04%) .NET Web Developer
5 3 (13.04%) .NET Developer
5 3 (13.04%) C# Developer
5 3 (13.04%) SQL Server Development DBA
5 3 (13.04%) Agile .NET Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Network Support
6 2 (8.70%) Applications Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Junior
6 2 (8.70%) IT Manager
6 2 (8.70%) Junior C# Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Junior Developer
7 1 (4.35%) ColdFusion Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Database Developer
7 1 (4.35%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (65.22%) .NET
2 12 (52.17%) ASP.NET
3 7 (30.43%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (13.04%) HTML
4 3 (13.04%) CSS
4 3 (13.04%) .NET Framework
5 2 (8.70%) XML
5 2 (8.70%) XSLT
6 1 (4.35%) NHibernate
6 1 (4.35%) WCF
6 1 (4.35%) WPF
6 1 (4.35%) Silverlight
6 1 (4.35%) LINQ
6 1 (4.35%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.70%) Windows
1 2 (8.70%) Windows 7
1 2 (8.70%) Windows 8
1 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (43.48%) MVC
1 10 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (30.43%) TDD
3 6 (26.09%) Web Development
3 6 (26.09%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (17.39%) BDD
5 3 (13.04%) ERD
5 3 (13.04%) Data Modelling
5 3 (13.04%) ETL
5 3 (13.04%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (8.70%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (8.70%) ERP
6 2 (8.70%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (8.70%) Data Security
6 2 (8.70%) Requirements Analysis
6 2 (8.70%) Unit Testing
7 1 (4.35%) Kanban
7 1 (4.35%) Data Analysis
7 1 (4.35%) Database Security
7 1 (4.35%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 16 (69.57%) SQL
2 15 (65.22%) C#
3 8 (34.78%) T-SQL
4 3 (13.04%) JavaScript
4 3 (13.04%) PowerShell
5 2 (8.70%) VBScript
5 2 (8.70%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (8.70%) Active Directory
1 2 (8.70%) Terminal Services
1 2 (8.70%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (8.70%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 10 (43.48%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.70%) HP
2 2 (8.70%) Dell
2 2 (8.70%) Apple
2 2 (8.70%) Sage
2 2 (8.70%) Symantec
2 2 (8.70%) Wyse
2 2 (8.70%) SonicWALL
3 1 (4.35%) Telerik