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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 6 14 9
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -5
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 40 41 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 21.05% 15.71% 12.11%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 86.96% 50.00% 39.33%
Number of salaries quoted 40 37 34
Average salary £47,500 £49,000 £47,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.06% +2.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £52,500 £53,550
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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
46 82 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 24.21% 31.42% 30.80%
Number of salaries quoted 46 61 80
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,900 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,900 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

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 29 May 2015.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Croydon

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 51 (67.11%) SQL
2 46 (60.53%) .NET
3 37 (48.68%) C#
4 33 (43.42%) Finance
5 32 (42.11%) ASP.NET
6 31 (40.79%) SQL Server 2008
7 25 (32.89%) HTML
7 25 (32.89%) JavaScript
8 24 (31.58%) MS Excel
8 24 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
8 24 (31.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 22 (28.95%) CSS
10 21 (27.63%) MVC
11 18 (23.68%) T-SQL
12 17 (22.37%) Degree
12 17 (22.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 17 (22.37%) jQuery
13 15 (19.74%) Microsoft
14 14 (18.42%) Business Intelligence
14 14 (18.42%) ASP.NET MVC
15 13 (17.11%) Computer Science
16 12 (15.79%) SQL Server 2005
16 12 (15.79%) SQL Server 2012
16 12 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
17 11 (14.47%) Mentoring
18 10 (13.16%) Visual Studio
18 10 (13.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 9 (11.84%) LINQ
20 8 (10.53%) VB.NET
20 8 (10.53%) Windows

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 5 (6.58%) IIS
2 3 (3.95%) CMS
3 2 (2.63%) ColdFusion
4 1 (1.32%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.32%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (1.32%) Umbraco
Applications
1 24 (31.58%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.32%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.32%) SaaS
1 1 (1.32%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.32%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (40.79%) SQL Server 2008
2 24 (31.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 17 (22.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 12 (15.79%) SQL Server 2005
4 12 (15.79%) SQL Server 2012
5 10 (13.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (6.58%) MySQL
6 5 (6.58%) OLAP
7 4 (5.26%) Relational Database
7 4 (5.26%) Hadoop
7 4 (5.26%) OLTP
8 3 (3.95%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (3.95%) Big Data
9 2 (2.63%) SQL Server 2000
10 1 (1.32%) QlikView
10 1 (1.32%) DTS
10 1 (1.32%) VLDB
10 1 (1.32%) NoSQL
10 1 (1.32%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 10 (13.16%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.63%) MSBuild
2 2 (2.63%) Subversion
3 1 (1.32%) NUnit
3 1 (1.32%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.32%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.32%) Rhino Mocks
3 1 (1.32%) Jenkins
General
1 33 (43.42%) Finance
2 4 (5.26%) Financial Institution
3 2 (2.63%) Legal
3 2 (2.63%) Marketing
4 1 (1.32%) Retail
4 1 (1.32%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 52 (68.42%) Developer
2 16 (21.05%) .NET Developer
2 16 (21.05%) DBA
3 14 (18.42%) SQL DBA
4 13 (17.11%) C# Developer
5 11 (14.47%) C# .NET Developer
5 11 (14.47%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 10 (13.16%) Applications Support
7 9 (11.84%) SQL Developer
8 7 (9.21%) Applications Developer
8 7 (9.21%) Senior Developer
9 6 (7.89%) Web Developer
10 5 (6.58%) Software Developer
10 5 (6.58%) Programmer
11 4 (5.26%) Support Analyst
11 4 (5.26%) Analyst
11 4 (5.26%) Graduate
11 4 (5.26%) Senior DBA
11 4 (5.26%) Senior .NET Developer
11 4 (5.26%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (60.53%) .NET
2 32 (42.11%) ASP.NET
3 25 (32.89%) HTML
4 22 (28.95%) CSS
5 17 (22.37%) jQuery
6 14 (18.42%) ASP.NET MVC
7 9 (11.84%) LINQ
8 7 (9.21%) Web Services
9 6 (7.89%) XML
9 6 (7.89%) .NET Framework
10 5 (6.58%) WCF
11 4 (5.26%) Entity Framework
11 4 (5.26%) ADO.NET
11 4 (5.26%) Classic ASP
12 3 (3.95%) HTML5
12 3 (3.95%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 2 (2.63%) ASP.NET Web API
13 2 (2.63%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 2 (2.63%) KnockoutJS
13 2 (2.63%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 13 (17.11%) Computer Science
2 12 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.26%) Replication
4 3 (3.95%) Clustering
5 2 (2.63%) User Experience
5 2 (2.63%) iPhone
6 1 (1.32%) Physics
6 1 (1.32%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.32%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 8 (10.53%) Windows
2 2 (2.63%) Android
3 1 (1.32%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.32%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (27.63%) MVC
3 14 (18.42%) Business Intelligence
4 11 (14.47%) Mentoring
5 8 (10.53%) SDLC
6 7 (9.21%) Migration
7 5 (6.58%) Software Engineering
7 5 (6.58%) TDD
7 5 (6.58%) Unit Testing
7 5 (6.58%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (5.26%) ETL
8 4 (5.26%) OO
9 3 (3.95%) Analytics
9 3 (3.95%) Mobile Development
10 2 (2.63%) Kimball Methodology
10 2 (2.63%) Android Development
10 2 (2.63%) iOS Development
10 2 (2.63%) Dimensional Modelling
10 2 (2.63%) Refactoring
10 2 (2.63%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 51 (67.11%) SQL
2 37 (48.68%) C#
3 25 (32.89%) JavaScript
4 18 (23.68%) T-SQL
5 8 (10.53%) VB.NET
6 7 (9.21%) PowerShell
7 2 (2.63%) VB
7 2 (2.63%) Java
7 2 (2.63%) Delphi
7 2 (2.63%) VB6
8 1 (1.32%) VBScript
8 1 (1.32%) C
Qualifications
1 17 (22.37%) Degree
2 6 (7.89%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (6.58%) MCPD
3 5 (6.58%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.32%) QA
1 1 (1.32%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (2.63%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.32%) Puppet
1 1 (1.32%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 15 (19.74%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.26%) Oracle
3 1 (1.32%) Sitecore
3 1 (1.32%) Red Gate
3 1 (1.32%) Tableau
3 1 (1.32%) Rackspace
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Posted: 6 hours ago
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