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

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 1 6 1
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -5
Permanent jobs citing SQL 79 45 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 32.24% 19.91% 25.37%
As % of the Programming Languages category 61.72% 45.45% 49.51%
Number of salaries quoted 71 41 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 £30,000 £27,000 £23,200
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £50,000 £63,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.35%
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
128 99 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 52.24% 43.81% 51.24%
Number of salaries quoted 114 83 97
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 £24,250
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 30 September 2014.

SQL Salary Histogram in Croydon

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 30 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 71 (51.45%) .NET
2 64 (46.38%) SQL Server
3 61 (44.20%) Microsoft
4 58 (42.03%) C#
5 52 (37.68%) MS Excel
6 45 (32.61%) JavaScript
7 41 (29.71%) ASP.NET
7 41 (29.71%) Agile Software Development
7 41 (29.71%) Degree
8 40 (28.99%) T-SQL
9 37 (26.81%) CSS
9 37 (26.81%) Finance
10 34 (24.64%) Windows
11 31 (22.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 30 (21.74%) HTML
13 29 (21.01%) SQL Server 2008
14 26 (18.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 23 (16.67%) Active Directory
15 23 (16.67%) MVC
16 22 (15.94%) IIS
17 21 (15.22%) SAN
18 20 (14.49%) SolarWinds
19 19 (13.77%) Legal
20 18 (13.04%) Network Management
21 17 (12.32%) ASP.NET MVC
21 17 (12.32%) jQuery
21 17 (12.32%) Microsoft Certification
21 17 (12.32%) SQL Server 2012
22 16 (11.59%) Analytical Skills
22 16 (11.59%) XML

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 22 (15.94%) IIS
2 6 (4.35%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.17%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (1.45%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.72%) Apache
5 1 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.72%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 52 (37.68%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.90%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.45%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.72%) Sage 50
2 1 (0.72%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (0.72%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 9 (6.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (3.62%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (15.22%) SAN
2 11 (7.97%) Intranet
3 9 (6.52%) Extranet
4 5 (3.62%) Firewall
5 3 (2.17%) Network Security
6 2 (1.45%) ISDN
6 2 (1.45%) VoIP
6 2 (1.45%) FTP
7 1 (0.72%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.72%) VPN
7 1 (0.72%) DNS
7 1 (0.72%) SSL
7 1 (0.72%) WAN
7 1 (0.72%) LAN
7 1 (0.72%) iSCSI
7 1 (0.72%) NetScreen
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (46.38%) SQL Server
2 31 (22.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 29 (21.01%) SQL Server 2008
4 26 (18.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 17 (12.32%) SQL Server 2012
6 8 (5.80%) SQL Server 2005
6 8 (5.80%) Crystal Reports
7 7 (5.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 4 (2.90%) Oracle Database
8 4 (2.90%) Hadoop
8 4 (2.90%) Oracle Reports
8 4 (2.90%) Oracle9i Database
8 4 (2.90%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (2.90%) OLTP
8 4 (2.90%) OLAP
8 4 (2.90%) Oracle Database 10g
8 4 (2.90%) SQLPlus
8 4 (2.90%) Oracle OWB
8 4 (2.90%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (1.45%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 9 (6.52%) WinRunner
1 9 (6.52%) Selenium
1 9 (6.52%) TestComplete
1 9 (6.52%) WebDriver
1 9 (6.52%) Ranorex
2 4 (2.90%) Toad
2 4 (2.90%) Oracle APEX
3 3 (2.17%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.72%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.72%) MSTest
4 1 (0.72%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 37 (26.81%) Finance
2 19 (13.77%) Legal
3 8 (5.80%) Retail
4 5 (3.62%) Telecoms
4 5 (3.62%) Marketing
5 4 (2.90%) Law
6 2 (1.45%) Banking
6 2 (1.45%) Local Government
7 1 (0.72%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 53 (38.41%) Developer
2 27 (19.57%) Analyst
3 25 (18.12%) .NET Developer
4 20 (14.49%) Infrastructure Technician
5 18 (13.04%) DBA
6 15 (10.87%) SQL DBA
7 14 (10.14%) ASP.NET Developer
8 11 (7.97%) Software Developer
9 10 (7.25%) Tester
9 10 (7.25%) Software Engineer
9 10 (7.25%) Support Analyst
9 10 (7.25%) SQL Server DBA
9 10 (7.25%) Test Engineer
9 10 (7.25%) Applications Support
9 10 (7.25%) Consultant
9 10 (7.25%) QA Engineer
10 9 (6.52%) ASP Developer
10 9 (6.52%) Test Consultant
10 9 (6.52%) .NET Consultant
10 9 (6.52%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (51.45%) .NET
2 41 (29.71%) ASP.NET
3 37 (26.81%) CSS
4 30 (21.74%) HTML
5 17 (12.32%) jQuery
5 17 (12.32%) ASP.NET MVC
6 16 (11.59%) XML
7 15 (10.87%) Classic ASP
8 14 (10.14%) .NET Framework
8 14 (10.14%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 13 (9.42%) Web Services
10 12 (8.70%) CSS3
11 8 (5.80%) WCF
12 6 (4.35%) HTML5
12 6 (4.35%) WinForms
13 4 (2.90%) EDI
13 4 (2.90%) XSLT
14 2 (1.45%) SOAP
14 2 (1.45%) MFC
14 2 (1.45%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 16 (11.59%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (6.52%) Client/Server
2 9 (6.52%) Mathematics
3 7 (5.07%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.17%) Statistics
5 2 (1.45%) Biometrics
5 2 (1.45%) GIS
5 2 (1.45%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.45%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.72%) PKI
6 1 (0.72%) Taxonomies
6 1 (0.72%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 34 (24.64%) Windows
2 5 (3.62%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (2.90%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (2.17%) Windows 8
4 3 (2.17%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (1.45%) Windows Vista
5 2 (1.45%) UNIX
5 2 (1.45%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.72%) Solaris
6 1 (0.72%) Linux
6 1 (0.72%) Android
6 1 (0.72%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.72%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (29.71%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (16.67%) MVC
3 18 (13.04%) Network Management
4 16 (11.59%) Software Engineering
5 15 (10.87%) Data Security
6 14 (10.14%) ETL
6 14 (10.14%) OO
7 13 (9.42%) Analytics
8 11 (7.97%) Business Intelligence
9 10 (7.25%) TDD
9 10 (7.25%) Test Strategy
9 10 (7.25%) Test Automation
9 10 (7.25%) Mentoring
10 9 (6.52%) RAD
11 7 (5.07%) Service Delivery
11 7 (5.07%) Data Analysis
11 7 (5.07%) Waterfall
12 6 (4.35%) Change Control
12 6 (4.35%) Problem Management
12 6 (4.35%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 58 (42.03%) C#
2 45 (32.61%) JavaScript
3 40 (28.99%) T-SQL
4 16 (11.59%) VB.NET
5 13 (9.42%) VBScript
6 11 (7.97%) PL/SQL
7 10 (7.25%) PowerShell
8 5 (3.62%) Java
9 4 (2.90%) VB
9 4 (2.90%) VBA
10 2 (1.45%) VC++
10 2 (1.45%) C++
11 1 (0.72%) Delphi
11 1 (0.72%) PHP
Qualifications
1 41 (29.71%) Degree
2 17 (12.32%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (8.70%) MCSD
3 12 (8.70%) MCPD
4 1 (0.72%) A+ Certification
4 1 (0.72%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (7.25%) QA
2 9 (6.52%) PCI DSS
3 8 (5.80%) SLA
4 1 (0.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 23 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.45%) Terminal Services
3 1 (0.72%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (2.17%) Backup Exec
2 1 (0.72%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (0.72%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 61 (44.20%) Microsoft
2 20 (14.49%) SolarWinds
3 10 (7.25%) Telerik
3 10 (7.25%) Oracle
4 4 (2.90%) HP
5 2 (1.45%) Tableau
6 1 (0.72%) LANDesk
6 1 (0.72%) SonicWALL
6 1 (0.72%) hybris
6 1 (0.72%) Dell
6 1 (0.72%) Citrix
6 1 (0.72%) Juniper
6 1 (0.72%) Apple
6 1 (0.72%) Sage
6 1 (0.72%) Symantec
6 1 (0.72%) Wyse
6 1 (0.72%) VMware
Croydon, Surrey
QUANTICA
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Central London, London, Hounslow, Slough,...
XIST4 IT LIMITED
Salary: £35-40,000 + up to £10k Bonus
Posted: 23 hours ago
Croydon, Surrey
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Croydon
Real Staffing
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £50k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London, London, Hounslow, Slough,...
XIST4 IT LIMITED
Salary: £45-60,000 + £10k Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Croydon
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Central London, London, Hounslow, Slough,...
XIST4 IT LIMITED
Salary: £45-65,000 + 20% Bonus + Bens
Posted: 19 days ago
Croydon
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Salary: £25000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
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Salary: £21000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago