The table below looks at the statistics for SQL 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 over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 1 7 1
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -6
Permanent jobs citing SQL 79 40 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 32.24% 17.39% 25.87%
As % of the Programming Languages category 58.52% 42.11% 49.06%
Number of salaries quoted 70 36 48
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,950 £28,750 £23,200
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £50,000 £63,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,600
% change year-on-year
- +2.45%
SQL
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Croydon region.

Programming Languages Category
Croydon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
135 95 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 55.10% 41.30% 52.74%
Number of salaries quoted 119 78 99
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £24,550
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL across the Croydon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

SQL
Salary Trend in Croydon

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

SQL Salary Trend in Croydon

SQL
Salary Histogram in Croydon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL across the Croydon region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014.

SQL Salary Histogram in Croydon

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Croydon region citing SQL 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.

1 70 (51.09%) .NET
2 63 (45.99%) SQL Server
3 60 (43.80%) Microsoft
4 57 (41.61%) C#
5 50 (36.50%) MS Excel
6 44 (32.12%) JavaScript
7 42 (30.66%) Agile Software Development
8 41 (29.93%) ASP.NET
9 40 (29.20%) Degree
10 39 (28.47%) T-SQL
11 37 (27.01%) CSS
12 36 (26.28%) Finance
13 33 (24.09%) Windows
14 30 (21.90%) HTML
14 30 (21.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 28 (20.44%) SQL Server 2008
16 24 (17.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 22 (16.06%) MVC
18 21 (15.33%) Active Directory
18 21 (15.33%) IIS
19 20 (14.60%) SAN
20 19 (13.87%) SolarWinds
21 18 (13.14%) Software Engineering
21 18 (13.14%) Legal
22 17 (12.41%) Microsoft Certification
22 17 (12.41%) XML
22 17 (12.41%) VB.NET
22 17 (12.41%) Network Management
22 17 (12.41%) jQuery
23 16 (11.68%) ASP.NET MVC

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Croydon region citing SQL 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 21 (15.33%) IIS
2 5 (3.65%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.19%) MS Exchange
3 3 (2.19%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.73%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.73%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.73%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (0.73%) Apache
Applications
1 50 (36.50%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.65%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.46%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.73%) Sage 50
2 1 (0.73%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (0.73%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 9 (6.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (3.65%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (14.60%) SAN
2 10 (7.30%) Intranet
3 8 (5.84%) Extranet
4 5 (3.65%) Firewall
5 2 (1.46%) Network Security
5 2 (1.46%) NetScreen
5 2 (1.46%) DNS
6 1 (0.73%) SSL
6 1 (0.73%) Internet
6 1 (0.73%) iSCSI
6 1 (0.73%) ISDN
6 1 (0.73%) LAN
6 1 (0.73%) VoIP
6 1 (0.73%) WAN
6 1 (0.73%) SMTP
6 1 (0.73%) FTP
6 1 (0.73%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.73%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (45.99%) SQL Server
2 30 (21.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 28 (20.44%) SQL Server 2008
4 24 (17.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 15 (10.95%) SQL Server 2012
6 8 (5.84%) SQL Server 2005
6 8 (5.84%) Crystal Reports
7 6 (4.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 5 (3.65%) Oracle Database
9 4 (2.92%) Oracle Reports
9 4 (2.92%) Oracle9i Database
9 4 (2.92%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (2.92%) Oracle Database 10g
9 4 (2.92%) SQLPlus
9 4 (2.92%) Oracle OWB
9 4 (2.92%) Oracle Database 11g
10 3 (2.19%) OLAP
10 3 (2.19%) OLTP
10 3 (2.19%) Hadoop
11 2 (1.46%) VLDB
Development Applications
1 9 (6.57%) WinRunner
1 9 (6.57%) Selenium
1 9 (6.57%) TestComplete
1 9 (6.57%) WebDriver
1 9 (6.57%) Ranorex
2 5 (3.65%) Oracle APEX
3 4 (2.92%) Toad
4 3 (2.19%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.73%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.73%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.73%) MSTest
5 1 (0.73%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 36 (26.28%) Finance
2 18 (13.14%) Legal
3 7 (5.11%) Retail
4 5 (3.65%) Law
4 5 (3.65%) Marketing
5 3 (2.19%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.46%) Banking
6 2 (1.46%) Local Government
7 1 (0.73%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 52 (37.96%) Developer
2 28 (20.44%) Analyst
3 24 (17.52%) .NET Developer
4 19 (13.87%) Infrastructure Technician
5 16 (11.68%) DBA
6 14 (10.22%) SQL DBA
7 13 (9.49%) ASP.NET Developer
8 12 (8.76%) Software Developer
9 11 (8.03%) Software Engineer
9 11 (8.03%) Support Analyst
9 11 (8.03%) Applications Support
10 10 (7.30%) Test Engineer
10 10 (7.30%) Consultant
10 10 (7.30%) Tester
10 10 (7.30%) QA Engineer
11 9 (6.57%) Test Consultant
11 9 (6.57%) .NET Consultant
11 9 (6.57%) QA Analyst
11 9 (6.57%) Automation Test Analyst
11 9 (6.57%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (51.09%) .NET
2 41 (29.93%) ASP.NET
3 37 (27.01%) CSS
4 30 (21.90%) HTML
5 17 (12.41%) XML
5 17 (12.41%) jQuery
6 16 (11.68%) ASP.NET MVC
7 15 (10.95%) Classic ASP
8 14 (10.22%) Web Services
8 14 (10.22%) .NET Framework
8 14 (10.22%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 12 (8.76%) CSS3
10 9 (6.57%) WCF
11 6 (4.38%) HTML5
11 6 (4.38%) WinForms
12 5 (3.65%) EDI
13 4 (2.92%) XSLT
14 2 (1.46%) SOAP
14 2 (1.46%) MFC
14 2 (1.46%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 16 (11.68%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (6.57%) Client/Server
2 9 (6.57%) Mathematics
3 7 (5.11%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.19%) Statistics
5 2 (1.46%) Biometrics
5 2 (1.46%) GIS
5 2 (1.46%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.46%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.73%) PKI
6 1 (0.73%) Taxonomies
6 1 (0.73%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 33 (24.09%) Windows
2 5 (3.65%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (2.92%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (2.92%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (1.46%) UNIX
4 2 (1.46%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.73%) Windows Vista
5 1 (0.73%) Android
5 1 (0.73%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.73%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.73%) Solaris
5 1 (0.73%) Linux
5 1 (0.73%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (30.66%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (16.06%) MVC
3 18 (13.14%) Software Engineering
4 17 (12.41%) Network Management
5 14 (10.22%) Data Security
5 14 (10.22%) Analytics
5 14 (10.22%) OO
6 13 (9.49%) ETL
7 11 (8.03%) Mentoring
8 10 (7.30%) Test Strategy
8 10 (7.30%) Test Automation
9 9 (6.57%) Business Intelligence
9 9 (6.57%) RAD
9 9 (6.57%) TDD
10 8 (5.84%) Waterfall
11 7 (5.11%) Data Analysis
11 7 (5.11%) Problem Management
11 7 (5.11%) Service Delivery
12 6 (4.38%) E-Commerce
12 6 (4.38%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 57 (41.61%) C#
2 44 (32.12%) JavaScript
3 39 (28.47%) T-SQL
4 17 (12.41%) VB.NET
5 14 (10.22%) VBScript
6 12 (8.76%) PL/SQL
7 9 (6.57%) PowerShell
8 5 (3.65%) Java
9 4 (2.92%) VB
9 4 (2.92%) VBA
10 2 (1.46%) VC++
10 2 (1.46%) C++
11 1 (0.73%) Delphi
11 1 (0.73%) PHP
Qualifications
1 40 (29.20%) Degree
2 17 (12.41%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (8.76%) MCSD
3 12 (8.76%) MCPD
4 1 (0.73%) A+ Certification
4 1 (0.73%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.73%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (7.30%) QA
2 9 (6.57%) SLA
3 8 (5.84%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 21 (15.33%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.19%) Terminal Services
3 1 (0.73%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (1.46%) Backup Exec
2 1 (0.73%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (0.73%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 60 (43.80%) Microsoft
2 19 (13.87%) SolarWinds
3 11 (8.03%) Oracle
4 9 (6.57%) Telerik
5 4 (2.92%) HP
6 2 (1.46%) Citrix
6 2 (1.46%) Tableau
7 1 (0.73%) Twitter
7 1 (0.73%) hybris
7 1 (0.73%) Juniper
7 1 (0.73%) Apple
7 1 (0.73%) Sage
7 1 (0.73%) Symantec
7 1 (0.73%) Wyse
7 1 (0.73%) VMware
7 1 (0.73%) Dell
7 1 (0.73%) LANDesk
7 1 (0.73%) SonicWALL
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