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

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 7 11 11
Rank change year-on-year
+4 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 46 43 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 25.00% 16.93% 12.30%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 83.64% 57.33% 38.75%
Number of salaries quoted 45 43 29
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,300 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,900 £52,500 £60,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +8.10%
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
55 75 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 29.89% 29.53% 31.75%
Number of salaries quoted 54 64 69
Average salary £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%

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 1 July 2015.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Croydon

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 53 (67.95%) SQL
2 50 (64.10%) .NET
3 42 (53.85%) C#
4 40 (51.28%) ASP.NET
5 35 (44.87%) Finance
6 31 (39.74%) Agile Software Development
6 31 (39.74%) SQL Server 2008
7 26 (33.33%) JavaScript
7 26 (33.33%) MS Excel
8 25 (32.05%) MVC
9 23 (29.49%) HTML
10 22 (28.21%) CSS
11 20 (25.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 19 (24.36%) Degree
13 18 (23.08%) Microsoft
13 18 (23.08%) Mentoring
14 16 (20.51%) Computer Science
15 15 (19.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 15 (19.23%) T-SQL
16 14 (17.95%) jQuery
16 14 (17.95%) ASP.NET MVC
17 12 (15.38%) Web Services
17 12 (15.38%) SQL Server 2012
18 11 (14.10%) Analytical Skills
18 11 (14.10%) SDLC
18 11 (14.10%) VB.NET
18 11 (14.10%) Visual Studio
18 11 (14.10%) SQL Server 2005
19 10 (12.82%) WCF
19 10 (12.82%) Business Intelligence

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 (3.85%) CMS
2 2 (2.56%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.56%) ColdFusion
3 1 (1.28%) IIS
3 1 (1.28%) Umbraco
3 1 (1.28%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (1.28%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.28%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 26 (33.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.28%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.28%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.28%) TCP/IP
1 1 (1.28%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (39.74%) SQL Server 2008
2 20 (25.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 15 (19.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 12 (15.38%) SQL Server 2012
5 11 (14.10%) SQL Server 2005
6 8 (10.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (5.13%) Relational Database
7 4 (5.13%) MySQL
8 3 (3.85%) OLAP
8 3 (3.85%) SQL Server 2000
9 2 (2.56%) OLTP
9 2 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (2.56%) Hadoop
9 2 (2.56%) Big Data
10 1 (1.28%) OLAP Cube
10 1 (1.28%) PerformancePoint
10 1 (1.28%) DTS
Development Applications
1 11 (14.10%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.56%) MSBuild
3 1 (1.28%) NUnit
3 1 (1.28%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.28%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 35 (44.87%) Finance
2 4 (5.13%) Financial Institution
3 2 (2.56%) Legal
3 2 (2.56%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.28%) Marketing
4 1 (1.28%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 56 (71.79%) Developer
2 19 (24.36%) .NET Developer
3 16 (20.51%) C# Developer
4 14 (17.95%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 14 (17.95%) C# .NET Developer
5 13 (16.67%) Software Developer
6 11 (14.10%) DBA
7 10 (12.82%) SQL DBA
8 9 (11.54%) Applications Support
9 7 (8.97%) Applications Developer
9 7 (8.97%) Programmer
9 7 (8.97%) Software Programmer
9 7 (8.97%) .NET Programmer
10 6 (7.69%) SQL Developer
11 5 (6.41%) Support Analyst
11 5 (6.41%) Senior Developer
11 5 (6.41%) Analyst
11 5 (6.41%) ASP.NET Programmer
11 5 (6.41%) SQL Programmer
12 4 (5.13%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (64.10%) .NET
2 40 (51.28%) ASP.NET
3 23 (29.49%) HTML
4 22 (28.21%) CSS
5 14 (17.95%) jQuery
5 14 (17.95%) ASP.NET MVC
6 12 (15.38%) Web Services
7 10 (12.82%) WCF
8 9 (11.54%) LINQ
9 7 (8.97%) XML
10 4 (5.13%) Classic ASP
11 3 (3.85%) .NET Framework
12 2 (2.56%) WPF
12 2 (2.56%) ADO.NET
12 2 (2.56%) XSLT
12 2 (2.56%) XHTML
12 2 (2.56%) NHibernate
12 2 (2.56%) HTML5
12 2 (2.56%) Entity Framework
12 2 (2.56%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 16 (20.51%) Computer Science
2 11 (14.10%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.85%) Replication
3 3 (3.85%) Clustering
4 2 (2.56%) User Experience
5 1 (1.28%) Taxonomies
5 1 (1.28%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 9 (11.54%) Windows
2 1 (1.28%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (1.28%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (1.28%) Windows 7
2 1 (1.28%) Windows 8
2 1 (1.28%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (39.74%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (32.05%) MVC
3 18 (23.08%) Mentoring
4 11 (14.10%) SDLC
5 10 (12.82%) Business Intelligence
6 9 (11.54%) Software Engineering
7 7 (8.97%) Waterfall
8 6 (7.69%) Migration
9 5 (6.41%) Unit Testing
10 4 (5.13%) OO
11 3 (3.85%) TDD
11 3 (3.85%) Analytics
12 2 (2.56%) Wealth Management
13 1 (1.28%) Database Mirroring
13 1 (1.28%) Mobile Development
13 1 (1.28%) User Stories
13 1 (1.28%) Performance Tuning
13 1 (1.28%) Kimball Methodology
13 1 (1.28%) Dimensional Modelling
13 1 (1.28%) Web Usability
Programming Languages
1 53 (67.95%) SQL
2 42 (53.85%) C#
3 26 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 15 (19.23%) T-SQL
5 11 (14.10%) VB.NET
6 5 (6.41%) VBScript
7 3 (3.85%) PowerShell
8 2 (2.56%) VB6
8 2 (2.56%) VB
8 2 (2.56%) Delphi
9 1 (1.28%) Java
9 1 (1.28%) C
Qualifications
1 19 (24.36%) Degree
2 6 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (5.13%) MCPD
3 4 (5.13%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.28%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.56%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.28%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 18 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.13%) Oracle
3 1 (1.28%) Citrix
3 1 (1.28%) VMware
3 1 (1.28%) Sitecore
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