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 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 (MS SQL)
Rank 5 7 17
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +10
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 47 56 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 27.98% 24.24% 9.05%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 82.46% 66.67% 37.74%
Number of salaries quoted 44 54 18
Average salary £42,250 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.11% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,500 £43,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,875 £57,500
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
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
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 1 September 2015.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Croydon

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 63 (72.41%) .NET
2 56 (64.37%) SQL
2 56 (64.37%) ASP.NET
3 50 (57.47%) C#
4 44 (50.57%) Finance
5 37 (42.53%) SQL Server 2008
6 36 (41.38%) Agile Software Development
7 31 (35.63%) MS Excel
8 30 (34.48%) JavaScript
9 28 (32.18%) HTML
10 27 (31.03%) CSS
11 25 (28.74%) MVC
12 23 (26.44%) Microsoft
13 21 (24.14%) Computer Science
13 21 (24.14%) Mentoring
14 19 (21.84%) jQuery
15 18 (20.69%) Web Services
15 18 (20.69%) VB.NET
16 17 (19.54%) SDLC
17 16 (18.39%) Windows
17 16 (18.39%) WCF
17 16 (18.39%) Degree
18 15 (17.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 15 (17.24%) ASP.NET MVC
19 12 (13.79%) Visual Studio
19 12 (13.79%) T-SQL
20 11 (12.64%) SQL Server 2005
20 11 (12.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 11 (12.64%) Software Engineering
21 10 (11.49%) Migration

SQL Server
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 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 3 (3.45%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.30%) CMS
2 2 (2.30%) Sitecore CMS
2 2 (2.30%) IIS
3 1 (1.15%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.15%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.15%) Umbraco
3 1 (1.15%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.15%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 31 (35.63%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.15%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 1 (1.15%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.15%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.15%) VoIP
1 1 (1.15%) TCP/IP
1 1 (1.15%) SSL
1 1 (1.15%) Intranet
1 1 (1.15%) Firewall
1 1 (1.15%) IPsec
1 1 (1.15%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (42.53%) SQL Server 2008
2 15 (17.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 11 (12.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (12.64%) SQL Server 2005
4 9 (10.34%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (5.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (4.60%) MySQL
6 4 (4.60%) Relational Database
7 2 (2.30%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (1.15%) InterSystems Cache
8 1 (1.15%) DTS
8 1 (1.15%) PerformancePoint
Development Applications
1 12 (13.79%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.15%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.15%) MSBuild
General
1 44 (50.57%) Finance
2 5 (5.75%) Financial Institution
3 2 (2.30%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.15%) Legal
Job Titles
1 71 (81.61%) Developer
2 22 (25.29%) .NET Developer
3 20 (22.99%) C# Developer
4 19 (21.84%) Software Developer
4 19 (21.84%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 19 (21.84%) C# .NET Developer
5 14 (16.09%) Programmer
6 11 (12.64%) Software Programmer
7 10 (11.49%) .NET Programmer
8 9 (10.34%) DBA
9 8 (9.20%) SQL DBA
9 8 (9.20%) ASP.NET Programmer
9 8 (9.20%) SQL Programmer
10 7 (8.05%) Applications Developer
11 6 (6.90%) Applications Support
12 5 (5.75%) VB.NET Developer
13 4 (4.60%) VB Developer
13 4 (4.60%) Database Developer
13 4 (4.60%) SQL Developer
13 4 (4.60%) Senior DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (72.41%) .NET
2 56 (64.37%) ASP.NET
3 28 (32.18%) HTML
4 27 (31.03%) CSS
5 19 (21.84%) jQuery
6 18 (20.69%) Web Services
7 16 (18.39%) WCF
8 15 (17.24%) ASP.NET MVC
9 9 (10.34%) LINQ
10 8 (9.20%) HTML5
11 7 (8.05%) CSS3
12 4 (4.60%) .NET Framework
12 4 (4.60%) XML
12 4 (4.60%) ADO.NET
13 3 (3.45%) NHibernate
14 2 (2.30%) Classic ASP
14 2 (2.30%) Entity Framework
15 1 (1.15%) JSON
15 1 (1.15%) XSLT
15 1 (1.15%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (24.14%) Computer Science
2 5 (5.75%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.45%) Replication
3 3 (3.45%) Clustering
4 1 (1.15%) Taxonomies
4 1 (1.15%) Social Media
4 1 (1.15%) User Experience
4 1 (1.15%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 16 (18.39%) Windows
2 2 (2.30%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (2.30%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.15%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.15%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.15%) Windows 8
3 1 (1.15%) Linux
3 1 (1.15%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (41.38%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (28.74%) MVC
3 21 (24.14%) Mentoring
4 17 (19.54%) SDLC
5 11 (12.64%) Software Engineering
6 10 (11.49%) Waterfall
6 10 (11.49%) Migration
7 7 (8.05%) Data Protection
8 6 (6.90%) Unit Testing
8 6 (6.90%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (2.30%) ITIL
9 2 (2.30%) Wealth Management
9 2 (2.30%) TDD
9 2 (2.30%) Analytics
10 1 (1.15%) Web Usability
10 1 (1.15%) Root Cause Analysis
10 1 (1.15%) Database Mirroring
10 1 (1.15%) Mobile Development
10 1 (1.15%) Content Management
10 1 (1.15%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 56 (64.37%) SQL
2 50 (57.47%) C#
3 30 (34.48%) JavaScript
4 18 (20.69%) VB.NET
5 12 (13.79%) T-SQL
6 8 (9.20%) VBScript
7 7 (8.05%) VB
8 6 (6.90%) VB6
9 1 (1.15%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.15%) Delphi
9 1 (1.15%) Java
Qualifications
1 16 (18.39%) Degree
2 7 (8.05%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (5.75%) MCPD
3 5 (5.75%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.15%) HL7
System Software
1 2 (2.30%) Active Directory
1 2 (2.30%) Terminal Services
2 1 (1.15%) Samba
2 1 (1.15%) Xen
2 1 (1.15%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 23 (26.44%) Microsoft
2 5 (5.75%) Oracle
3 3 (3.45%) Citrix
4 2 (2.30%) VMware
4 2 (2.30%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.15%) InterSystems
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