The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 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 over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 5 11 8
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -3
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 40 46 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 22.47% 17.90% 14.01%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 95.24% 52.27% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 39 41 43
Average salary £45,000 £49,000 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.16% +4.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,800 £40,000 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,900 £52,500 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
SQL Server
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
42 88 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 23.60% 34.24% 28.01%
Number of salaries quoted 40 62 84
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,150 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +1.26%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

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

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Croydon

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

SQL Server Salary Trend in Croydon

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in Croydon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Croydon region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Croydon

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Croydon region citing SQL Server 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.

1 58 (70.73%) SQL
2 50 (60.98%) .NET
3 36 (43.90%) C#
4 29 (35.37%) SQL Server 2008
5 28 (34.15%) HTML
5 28 (34.15%) ASP.NET
5 28 (34.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 26 (31.71%) CSS
6 26 (31.71%) JavaScript
7 25 (30.49%) MS Excel
8 23 (28.05%) Finance
9 22 (26.83%) T-SQL
10 21 (25.61%) MVC
11 19 (23.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 19 (23.17%) jQuery
12 16 (19.51%) ASP.NET MVC
12 16 (19.51%) Analytical Skills
12 16 (19.51%) Degree
12 16 (19.51%) Business Intelligence
13 15 (18.29%) IIS
14 14 (17.07%) Agile Software Development
14 14 (17.07%) Microsoft
15 13 (15.85%) Windows
15 13 (15.85%) Performance Tuning
16 12 (14.63%) .NET Framework
17 11 (13.41%) SQL Server 2005
17 11 (13.41%) SQL Server 2012
17 11 (13.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 11 (13.41%) PowerShell
18 10 (12.20%) ETL

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Croydon region citing SQL Server 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 15 (18.29%) IIS
2 3 (3.66%) CMS
3 2 (2.44%) ColdFusion
4 1 (1.22%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.22%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 25 (30.49%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.44%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.22%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.66%) Firewall
2 2 (2.44%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (35.37%) SQL Server 2008
2 28 (34.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 19 (23.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 11 (13.41%) SQL Server 2005
4 11 (13.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 11 (13.41%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (8.54%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (7.32%) OLAP
7 5 (6.10%) MySQL
7 5 (6.10%) OLTP
7 5 (6.10%) Hadoop
8 3 (3.66%) Big Data
8 3 (3.66%) Relational Database
9 2 (2.44%) QlikView
9 2 (2.44%) VLDB
9 2 (2.44%) SQL Server 2000
10 1 (1.22%) DTS
10 1 (1.22%) NoSQL
10 1 (1.22%) Oracle Database
10 1 (1.22%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 8 (9.76%) Visual Studio
2 5 (6.10%) Subversion
3 2 (2.44%) MSBuild
4 1 (1.22%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.22%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.22%) Rhino Mocks
4 1 (1.22%) NUnit
General
1 23 (28.05%) Finance
2 4 (4.88%) Legal
3 3 (3.66%) Marketing
4 2 (2.44%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.44%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.22%) Back Office
5 1 (1.22%) Retail
Job Titles
1 47 (57.32%) Developer
2 22 (26.83%) DBA
3 15 (18.29%) SQL DBA
4 12 (14.63%) .NET Developer
4 12 (14.63%) Applications Support
5 10 (12.20%) Support Analyst
5 10 (12.20%) Analyst
5 10 (12.20%) Web Developer
5 10 (12.20%) C# Developer
5 10 (12.20%) SQL Developer
6 8 (9.76%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 8 (9.76%) Development DBA
6 8 (9.76%) C# .NET Developer
7 6 (7.32%) Applications Support Analyst
7 6 (7.32%) Database Developer
7 6 (7.32%) Senior Developer
7 6 (7.32%) 2nd Line Support
8 5 (6.10%) Administrator
8 5 (6.10%) Programmer
9 4 (4.88%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (60.98%) .NET
2 28 (34.15%) ASP.NET
2 28 (34.15%) HTML
3 26 (31.71%) CSS
4 19 (23.17%) jQuery
5 16 (19.51%) ASP.NET MVC
6 12 (14.63%) .NET Framework
7 8 (9.76%) XML
7 8 (9.76%) Entity Framework
8 7 (8.54%) ADO.NET
9 6 (7.32%) LINQ
9 6 (7.32%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 6 (7.32%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 5 (6.10%) ASP.NET Web API
10 5 (6.10%) Web Services
11 4 (4.88%) Classic ASP
11 4 (4.88%) COM
12 3 (3.66%) WCF
12 3 (3.66%) HTML5
13 2 (2.44%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 16 (19.51%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (6.10%) Computer Science
2 5 (6.10%) iPhone
3 4 (4.88%) Management Information System
3 4 (4.88%) Replication
4 3 (3.66%) Clustering
5 2 (2.44%) User Experience
6 1 (1.22%) Smartcard
6 1 (1.22%) Social Media
6 1 (1.22%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 13 (15.85%) Windows
2 5 (6.10%) Android
3 2 (2.44%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.22%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.22%) Solaris
4 1 (1.22%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (25.61%) MVC
2 16 (19.51%) Business Intelligence
3 14 (17.07%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (15.85%) Performance Tuning
5 10 (12.20%) ETL
6 7 (8.54%) Mentoring
7 6 (7.32%) Migration
7 6 (7.32%) Refactoring
7 6 (7.32%) Dimensional Modelling
7 6 (7.32%) Kimball Methodology
8 5 (6.10%) Android Development
8 5 (6.10%) iOS Development
8 5 (6.10%) Mobile Development
9 4 (4.88%) TDD
10 3 (3.66%) OO
10 3 (3.66%) Analytics
10 3 (3.66%) Software Engineering
11 2 (2.44%) Load Balancing
11 2 (2.44%) Email Marketing
11 2 (2.44%) Load Testing
Programming Languages
1 58 (70.73%) SQL
2 36 (43.90%) C#
3 26 (31.71%) JavaScript
4 22 (26.83%) T-SQL
5 11 (13.41%) PowerShell
6 7 (8.54%) VB.NET
7 2 (2.44%) Delphi
8 1 (1.22%) Java
8 1 (1.22%) C
8 1 (1.22%) VB6
8 1 (1.22%) VB
Qualifications
1 16 (19.51%) Degree
2 3 (3.66%) MCSD
2 3 (3.66%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (3.66%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.22%) SLA
1 1 (1.22%) QA
1 1 (1.22%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (4.88%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.22%) Nagios
1 1 (1.22%) Puppet
1 1 (1.22%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 14 (17.07%) Microsoft
2 5 (6.10%) Oracle
3 4 (4.88%) Red Gate
4 3 (3.66%) Business Objects
5 2 (2.44%) Cisco
5 2 (2.44%) F5
5 2 (2.44%) Tableau
5 2 (2.44%) Rackspace
6 1 (1.22%) Sun
6 1 (1.22%) Sitecore
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Salary: From £40,000 to £46,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
TLP Consultancy
Salary: Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Client Server
Salary: £40k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Croydon
Modis International - London
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + PACKAGE
Posted: 18 days ago