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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 2 7 2
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -5
Permanent jobs citing SQL 67 35 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 29.78% 15.77% 24.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category 48.55% 36.46% 42.11%
Number of salaries quoted 62 33 51
Average salary £37,500 £50,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £41,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%
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
138 96 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 61.33% 43.24% 58.59%
Number of salaries quoted 120 77 124
Average salary £44,000 £47,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.38% +17.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,650 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

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 27 August 2014.

SQL Salary Histogram in Croydon

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 66 (50.38%) .NET
2 61 (46.56%) Microsoft
3 59 (45.04%) SQL Server
4 56 (42.75%) C#
5 48 (36.64%) MS Excel
6 43 (32.82%) Finance
7 42 (32.06%) Degree
8 41 (31.30%) ASP.NET
9 38 (29.01%) CSS
10 37 (28.24%) JavaScript
11 34 (25.95%) T-SQL
12 31 (23.66%) HTML
13 29 (22.14%) Windows
14 27 (20.61%) Agile Software Development
15 26 (19.85%) SQL Server 2008
16 22 (16.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 21 (16.03%) Software Engineering
17 21 (16.03%) MVC
18 20 (15.27%) Web Services
18 20 (15.27%) XML
18 20 (15.27%) .NET Framework
19 19 (14.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 18 (13.74%) Microsoft Certification
21 17 (12.98%) OO
21 17 (12.98%) SAN
21 17 (12.98%) Analytics
22 16 (12.21%) SolarWinds
22 16 (12.21%) jQuery
22 16 (12.21%) Active Directory
22 16 (12.21%) VBScript

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 14 (10.69%) IIS
2 5 (3.82%) MS Exchange
3 4 (3.05%) SharePoint 2010
3 4 (3.05%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.53%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.76%) Apache
Applications
1 48 (36.64%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.82%) MS Office
3 1 (0.76%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (3.05%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.76%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 12 (9.16%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (12.98%) SAN
2 6 (4.58%) Firewall
3 5 (3.82%) NetScreen
3 5 (3.82%) Intranet
4 3 (2.29%) Internet
4 3 (2.29%) Extranet
4 3 (2.29%) SMTP
4 3 (2.29%) DNS
5 1 (0.76%) SSL
5 1 (0.76%) LAN
5 1 (0.76%) WAN
5 1 (0.76%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (45.04%) SQL Server
2 26 (19.85%) SQL Server 2008
3 22 (16.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 19 (14.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 11 (8.40%) SQL Server 2012
6 8 (6.11%) Oracle Database
6 8 (6.11%) SQL Server 2005
7 6 (4.58%) Crystal Reports
8 4 (3.05%) Oracle Reports
8 4 (3.05%) Oracle9i Database
8 4 (3.05%) Oracle Database 10g
8 4 (3.05%) Oracle Database 11g
9 3 (2.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (1.53%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.76%) SQLPlus
11 1 (0.76%) Oracle OWB
11 1 (0.76%) PerformancePoint
11 1 (0.76%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 12 (9.16%) WinRunner
1 12 (9.16%) Selenium
1 12 (9.16%) TestComplete
1 12 (9.16%) WebDriver
1 12 (9.16%) Ranorex
2 8 (6.11%) Oracle APEX
3 4 (3.05%) Oracle Forms
4 3 (2.29%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.76%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.76%) Toad
5 1 (0.76%) MSTest
5 1 (0.76%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 43 (32.82%) Finance
2 15 (11.45%) Legal
3 6 (4.58%) Marketing
4 5 (3.82%) Law
5 3 (2.29%) Retail
6 2 (1.53%) Local Government
6 2 (1.53%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.53%) Banking
Job Titles
1 52 (39.69%) Developer
2 36 (27.48%) Analyst
3 19 (14.50%) Software Developer
4 17 (12.98%) .NET Developer
5 16 (12.21%) Infrastructure Technician
6 15 (11.45%) Applications Support
6 15 (11.45%) Support Analyst
7 14 (10.69%) DBA
7 14 (10.69%) C# Developer
8 13 (9.92%) Test Engineer
8 13 (9.92%) Consultant
8 13 (9.92%) QA Engineer
9 12 (9.16%) SQL DBA
9 12 (9.16%) Applications Support Analyst
9 12 (9.16%) Test Consultant
9 12 (9.16%) .NET Consultant
9 12 (9.16%) Tester
9 12 (9.16%) Test Analyst
9 12 (9.16%) Graduate
9 12 (9.16%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (50.38%) .NET
2 41 (31.30%) ASP.NET
3 38 (29.01%) CSS
4 31 (23.66%) HTML
5 20 (15.27%) Web Services
5 20 (15.27%) XML
5 20 (15.27%) .NET Framework
6 16 (12.21%) jQuery
7 15 (11.45%) ASP.NET MVC
8 13 (9.92%) Classic ASP
8 13 (9.92%) WCF
9 12 (9.16%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 10 (7.63%) CSS3
11 8 (6.11%) EDI
12 7 (5.34%) WinForms
13 4 (3.05%) XSLT
13 4 (3.05%) HTML5
14 2 (1.53%) REST
14 2 (1.53%) SOAP
14 2 (1.53%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 12 (9.16%) Client/Server
1 12 (9.16%) Mathematics
2 6 (4.58%) Computer Science
3 2 (1.53%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (1.53%) Statistics
4 1 (0.76%) Taxonomies
4 1 (0.76%) GIS
4 1 (0.76%) PKI
4 1 (0.76%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 29 (22.14%) Windows
2 7 (5.34%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (4.58%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (4.58%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.76%) Android
4 1 (0.76%) Solaris
4 1 (0.76%) Linux
4 1 (0.76%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (20.61%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (16.03%) Software Engineering
2 21 (16.03%) MVC
3 17 (12.98%) OO
3 17 (12.98%) Analytics
4 14 (10.69%) Network Management
5 13 (9.92%) Test Automation
6 12 (9.16%) RAD
6 12 (9.16%) Data Security
6 12 (9.16%) Test Strategy
7 11 (8.40%) Waterfall
8 9 (6.87%) ITIL
9 7 (5.34%) Problem Management
9 7 (5.34%) Financial Modelling
10 6 (4.58%) Root Cause Analysis
10 6 (4.58%) Unit Testing
10 6 (4.58%) ETL
10 6 (4.58%) Business Intelligence
11 5 (3.82%) E-Commerce
11 5 (3.82%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 56 (42.75%) C#
2 37 (28.24%) JavaScript
3 34 (25.95%) T-SQL
4 16 (12.21%) VBScript
4 16 (12.21%) VB.NET
5 11 (8.40%) PL/SQL
6 7 (5.34%) VBA
7 6 (4.58%) PowerShell
8 5 (3.82%) Java
9 4 (3.05%) VB
10 2 (1.53%) C++
10 2 (1.53%) VC++
11 1 (0.76%) PHP
Qualifications
1 42 (32.06%) Degree
2 18 (13.74%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (7.63%) MCSD
3 10 (7.63%) MCPD
4 4 (3.05%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.76%) Network+ Certification
5 1 (0.76%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (9.92%) QA
2 9 (6.87%) SLA
3 6 (4.58%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 16 (12.21%) Active Directory
2 5 (3.82%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (0.76%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 61 (46.56%) Microsoft
2 16 (12.21%) SolarWinds
3 12 (9.16%) Oracle
4 5 (3.82%) Citrix
5 4 (3.05%) Telerik
6 3 (2.29%) HP
6 3 (2.29%) Twitter
7 1 (0.76%) Juniper
7 1 (0.76%) VMware
7 1 (0.76%) LANDesk
7 1 (0.76%) hybris
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