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

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 1 2 12
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +10
Permanent jobs citing SQL 84 71 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 40.98% 25.54% 13.43%
As % of the Programming Languages category 86.60% 47.97% 30.13%
Number of salaries quoted 76 69 40
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,750 £22,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,400 £65,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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
97 148 156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 47.32% 53.24% 44.57%
Number of salaries quoted 88 137 143
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 November 2014.

SQL Salary Histogram in Croydon

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 79 (52.32%) SQL Server
2 76 (50.33%) .NET
3 57 (37.75%) MS Excel
4 54 (35.76%) Microsoft
5 51 (33.77%) C#
6 48 (31.79%) T-SQL
7 46 (30.46%) JavaScript
7 46 (30.46%) Windows
8 45 (29.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 39 (25.83%) ASP.NET
10 37 (24.50%) CSS
10 37 (24.50%) Degree
11 36 (23.84%) SQL Server 2008
12 34 (22.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 32 (21.19%) Agile Software Development
14 30 (19.87%) IIS
15 28 (18.54%) Finance
16 26 (17.22%) Active Directory
16 26 (17.22%) HTML
17 23 (15.23%) ETL
18 22 (14.57%) Legal
19 21 (13.91%) MVC
19 21 (13.91%) SAN
19 21 (13.91%) SQL Server 2012
20 20 (13.25%) SolarWinds
20 20 (13.25%) Business Intelligence
21 19 (12.58%) Network Management
21 19 (12.58%) Performance Tuning
22 16 (10.60%) PowerShell
22 16 (10.60%) jQuery

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 30 (19.87%) IIS
2 8 (5.30%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.32%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.32%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (0.66%) Apache
4 1 (0.66%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 57 (37.75%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (3.31%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.32%) Sage 50
3 1 (0.66%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.66%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.31%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (13.91%) SAN
2 11 (7.28%) Intranet
3 9 (5.96%) Extranet
4 7 (4.64%) Firewall
5 4 (2.65%) Network Security
6 3 (1.99%) DNS
7 2 (1.32%) BIG-IP
7 2 (1.32%) ISDN
7 2 (1.32%) VoIP
7 2 (1.32%) SMTP
7 2 (1.32%) FTP
7 2 (1.32%) TCP/IP
7 2 (1.32%) VPN
8 1 (0.66%) DHCP
8 1 (0.66%) WAN
8 1 (0.66%) LAN
8 1 (0.66%) SSL
8 1 (0.66%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (52.32%) SQL Server
2 45 (29.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 36 (23.84%) SQL Server 2008
4 34 (22.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 21 (13.91%) SQL Server 2012
6 11 (7.28%) SQL Server 2005
7 10 (6.62%) Data Warehouse
7 10 (6.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 8 (5.30%) Crystal Reports
9 7 (4.64%) OLAP
9 7 (4.64%) OLTP
9 7 (4.64%) Hadoop
10 5 (3.31%) Oracle Database
10 5 (3.31%) VLDB
10 5 (3.31%) QlikView
11 4 (2.65%) Oracle Database 11g
11 4 (2.65%) Sybase ASE
11 4 (2.65%) Oracle Database 10g
11 4 (2.65%) SQLPlus
11 4 (2.65%) Oracle OWB
Development Applications
1 4 (2.65%) Toad
1 4 (2.65%) Subversion
1 4 (2.65%) Oracle APEX
2 2 (1.32%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.66%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.66%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.66%) MSTest
General
1 28 (18.54%) Finance
2 22 (14.57%) Legal
3 8 (5.30%) Retail
4 6 (3.97%) Telecoms
4 6 (3.97%) Marketing
5 2 (1.32%) Local Government
5 2 (1.32%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.32%) Banking
6 1 (0.66%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 52 (34.44%) Developer
2 34 (22.52%) DBA
3 25 (16.56%) .NET Developer
4 23 (15.23%) Analyst
5 21 (13.91%) SQL DBA
6 20 (13.25%) Infrastructure Technician
7 16 (10.60%) Development DBA
7 16 (10.60%) Support Analyst
8 15 (9.93%) Applications Support
9 13 (8.61%) ASP.NET Developer
10 12 (7.95%) Administrator
11 11 (7.28%) Applications Support Analyst
12 10 (6.62%) SQL Server DBA
13 9 (5.96%) ASP Developer
13 9 (5.96%) Classic ASP Developer
14 8 (5.30%) SQL Developer
15 6 (3.97%) Database Developer
15 6 (3.97%) 2nd Line Support
15 6 (3.97%) Software Engineer
16 5 (3.31%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (50.33%) .NET
2 39 (25.83%) ASP.NET
3 37 (24.50%) CSS
4 26 (17.22%) HTML
5 16 (10.60%) jQuery
6 15 (9.93%) ASP.NET MVC
7 14 (9.27%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 12 (7.95%) CSS3
8 12 (7.95%) XML
9 11 (7.28%) Classic ASP
10 7 (4.64%) WinForms
11 6 (3.97%) HTML5
11 6 (3.97%) WCF
12 4 (2.65%) .NET Framework
12 4 (2.65%) EDI
12 4 (2.65%) XSLT
13 3 (1.99%) COM
14 2 (1.32%) SOAP
14 2 (1.32%) REST
15 1 (0.66%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (5.96%) Management Information System
1 9 (5.96%) Computer Science
1 9 (5.96%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (1.99%) Open Source
3 2 (1.32%) Mobile App
3 2 (1.32%) Replication
3 2 (1.32%) Biometrics
3 2 (1.32%) Statistics
4 1 (0.66%) Taxonomies
4 1 (0.66%) Mathematics
4 1 (0.66%) Physics
4 1 (0.66%) Smartcard
4 1 (0.66%) GIS
4 1 (0.66%) PKI
4 1 (0.66%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 46 (30.46%) Windows
2 5 (3.31%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (2.65%) Windows 8
4 3 (1.99%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (1.99%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (1.99%) UNIX
5 2 (1.32%) Windows Vista
5 2 (1.32%) Android
5 2 (1.32%) Solaris
5 2 (1.32%) Windows XP
5 2 (1.32%) Windows 7
5 2 (1.32%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (21.19%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (15.23%) ETL
3 21 (13.91%) MVC
4 20 (13.25%) Business Intelligence
5 19 (12.58%) Network Management
5 19 (12.58%) Performance Tuning
6 15 (9.93%) Data Security
7 10 (6.62%) TDD
8 9 (5.96%) Data Analysis
8 9 (5.96%) Service Delivery
8 9 (5.96%) E-Commerce
9 8 (5.30%) Disaster Recovery
9 8 (5.30%) Dimensional Modelling
10 7 (4.64%) Software Engineering
11 6 (3.97%) Refactoring
11 6 (3.97%) Problem Management
11 6 (3.97%) Data Modelling
11 6 (3.97%) Unit Testing
11 6 (3.97%) Change Control
11 6 (3.97%) Kimball Methodology
Programming Languages
1 51 (33.77%) C#
2 48 (31.79%) T-SQL
3 46 (30.46%) JavaScript
4 16 (10.60%) VB.NET
4 16 (10.60%) PowerShell
5 11 (7.28%) PL/SQL
6 8 (5.30%) VBScript
7 4 (2.65%) VB
8 3 (1.99%) Java
9 1 (0.66%) PHP
9 1 (0.66%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 37 (24.50%) Degree
2 13 (8.61%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (7.95%) MCSD
3 12 (7.95%) MCPD
4 1 (0.66%) MCP
4 1 (0.66%) A+ Certification
4 1 (0.66%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.30%) PCI DSS
2 7 (4.64%) SLA
3 2 (1.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 26 (17.22%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.32%) Terminal Services
2 2 (1.32%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (2.65%) Backup Exec
2 2 (1.32%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (0.66%) Nagios
3 1 (0.66%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 54 (35.76%) Microsoft
2 20 (13.25%) SolarWinds
3 11 (7.28%) Oracle
4 10 (6.62%) Telerik
5 5 (3.31%) Tableau
6 4 (2.65%) Sybase
6 4 (2.65%) HP
7 3 (1.99%) Business Objects
7 3 (1.99%) Red Gate
8 2 (1.32%) F5
8 2 (1.32%) Apple
8 2 (1.32%) Sage
8 2 (1.32%) Symantec
8 2 (1.32%) Wyse
8 2 (1.32%) Cisco
8 2 (1.32%) Dell
8 2 (1.32%) SonicWALL
9 1 (0.66%) Rackspace
9 1 (0.66%) Juniper
9 1 (0.66%) Sun
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 hours ago
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Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £21000 - £26000 per annum
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