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

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 1 4 4
Rank change year-on-year
+3 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL 87 62 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 35.22% 26.50% 23.47%
As % of the Programming Languages category 70.73% 51.24% 44.25%
Number of salaries quoted 77 58 47
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,800 £22,500 £32,800
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
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
123 121 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 49.80% 51.71% 53.05%
Number of salaries quoted 107 110 108
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £55,750
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 22 October 2014.

SQL Salary Histogram in Croydon

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 68 (50.00%) .NET
1 68 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 58 (42.65%) Microsoft
3 56 (41.18%) MS Excel
4 52 (38.24%) C#
5 45 (33.09%) T-SQL
6 43 (31.62%) JavaScript
7 40 (29.41%) Windows
7 40 (29.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 40 (29.41%) Degree
8 36 (26.47%) Agile Software Development
8 36 (26.47%) ASP.NET
9 32 (23.53%) CSS
9 32 (23.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 31 (22.79%) SQL Server 2008
11 29 (21.32%) Finance
12 26 (19.12%) Active Directory
13 25 (18.38%) IIS
14 23 (16.91%) HTML
14 23 (16.91%) SAN
15 22 (16.18%) SolarWinds
16 21 (15.44%) SQL Server 2012
16 21 (15.44%) Legal
17 20 (14.71%) Network Management
18 19 (13.97%) MVC
18 19 (13.97%) ETL
19 18 (13.24%) Business Intelligence
20 16 (11.76%) VB.NET
20 16 (11.76%) jQuery
21 15 (11.03%) Data Security

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 25 (18.38%) IIS
2 6 (4.41%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (1.47%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (1.47%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (0.74%) Apache
4 1 (0.74%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 56 (41.18%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (2.94%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.47%) Sage 50
3 1 (0.74%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.74%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.68%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (3.68%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (16.91%) SAN
2 11 (8.09%) Intranet
3 9 (6.62%) Extranet
4 5 (3.68%) Firewall
5 4 (2.94%) Network Security
6 3 (2.21%) DNS
7 2 (1.47%) SMTP
7 2 (1.47%) FTP
7 2 (1.47%) TCP/IP
7 2 (1.47%) VPN
7 2 (1.47%) ISDN
7 2 (1.47%) VoIP
8 1 (0.74%) WAN
8 1 (0.74%) LAN
8 1 (0.74%) DHCP
8 1 (0.74%) SSL
8 1 (0.74%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 40 (29.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 32 (23.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 31 (22.79%) SQL Server 2008
5 21 (15.44%) SQL Server 2012
6 11 (8.09%) SQL Server 2005
7 9 (6.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 8 (5.88%) Crystal Reports
9 6 (4.41%) Hadoop
9 6 (4.41%) OLTP
9 6 (4.41%) OLAP
9 6 (4.41%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (2.94%) QlikView
10 4 (2.94%) Oracle Database 11g
10 4 (2.94%) Oracle OWB
10 4 (2.94%) SQLPlus
10 4 (2.94%) VLDB
10 4 (2.94%) Oracle Database 10g
10 4 (2.94%) Oracle9i Database
10 4 (2.94%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (3.68%) Ranorex
1 5 (3.68%) WinRunner
1 5 (3.68%) WebDriver
1 5 (3.68%) TestComplete
1 5 (3.68%) Selenium
2 4 (2.94%) Oracle APEX
2 4 (2.94%) Toad
3 3 (2.21%) Subversion
4 2 (1.47%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.74%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.74%) MSTest
5 1 (0.74%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 29 (21.32%) Finance
2 21 (15.44%) Legal
3 8 (5.88%) Retail
4 6 (4.41%) Marketing
5 5 (3.68%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.47%) Banking
6 2 (1.47%) Local Government
6 2 (1.47%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 49 (36.03%) Developer
2 25 (18.38%) DBA
3 24 (17.65%) .NET Developer
4 22 (16.18%) Analyst
4 22 (16.18%) Infrastructure Technician
5 20 (14.71%) SQL DBA
6 13 (9.56%) Support Analyst
6 13 (9.56%) ASP.NET Developer
7 12 (8.82%) Development DBA
8 11 (8.09%) Applications Support
9 10 (7.35%) SQL Server DBA
10 9 (6.62%) ASP Developer
10 9 (6.62%) Classic ASP Developer
11 8 (5.88%) Applications Support Analyst
12 7 (5.15%) SQL Developer
13 6 (4.41%) Administrator
13 6 (4.41%) Software Engineer
13 6 (4.41%) Tester
14 5 (3.68%) Graduate
14 5 (3.68%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (50.00%) .NET
2 36 (26.47%) ASP.NET
3 32 (23.53%) CSS
4 23 (16.91%) HTML
5 16 (11.76%) jQuery
6 14 (10.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 13 (9.56%) Classic ASP
7 13 (9.56%) ASP.NET MVC
8 12 (8.82%) CSS3
8 12 (8.82%) XML
9 8 (5.88%) WCF
10 7 (5.15%) Web Services
10 7 (5.15%) WinForms
11 6 (4.41%) .NET Framework
11 6 (4.41%) HTML5
12 4 (2.94%) XSLT
12 4 (2.94%) EDI
13 2 (1.47%) REST
13 2 (1.47%) SOAP
14 1 (0.74%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (5.88%) Computer Science
3 5 (3.68%) Client/Server
3 5 (3.68%) Mathematics
4 4 (2.94%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.21%) Open Source
5 3 (2.21%) Statistics
6 2 (1.47%) Biometrics
6 2 (1.47%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.74%) GIS
7 1 (0.74%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.74%) PKI
7 1 (0.74%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 40 (29.41%) Windows
2 4 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (2.94%) Windows 8
3 3 (2.21%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (2.21%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (1.47%) Windows Vista
4 2 (1.47%) Windows 7
4 2 (1.47%) Windows XP
4 2 (1.47%) UNIX
5 1 (0.74%) Solaris
5 1 (0.74%) Linux
5 1 (0.74%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.74%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (26.47%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (14.71%) Network Management
3 19 (13.97%) MVC
3 19 (13.97%) ETL
4 18 (13.24%) Business Intelligence
5 15 (11.03%) Data Security
6 12 (8.82%) Performance Tuning
7 10 (7.35%) TDD
8 9 (6.62%) OO
8 9 (6.62%) Software Engineering
9 8 (5.88%) Service Delivery
9 8 (5.88%) E-Commerce
9 8 (5.88%) Mentoring
10 7 (5.15%) Data Analysis
11 6 (4.41%) Problem Management
11 6 (4.41%) Unit Testing
11 6 (4.41%) Data Modelling
11 6 (4.41%) Change Control
11 6 (4.41%) Test Strategy
12 5 (3.68%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 52 (38.24%) C#
2 45 (33.09%) T-SQL
3 43 (31.62%) JavaScript
4 16 (11.76%) VB.NET
5 12 (8.82%) PowerShell
6 11 (8.09%) PL/SQL
7 10 (7.35%) VBScript
8 4 (2.94%) VB
8 4 (2.94%) Java
9 1 (0.74%) Delphi
9 1 (0.74%) PHP
Qualifications
1 40 (29.41%) Degree
2 13 (9.56%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (8.82%) MCPD
3 12 (8.82%) MCSD
4 1 (0.74%) MCP
4 1 (0.74%) A+ Certification
4 1 (0.74%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.88%) PCI DSS
1 8 (5.88%) SLA
2 5 (3.68%) QA
3 2 (1.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 26 (19.12%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.47%) Hyper-V
2 2 (1.47%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 4 (2.94%) Backup Exec
2 2 (1.47%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (0.74%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 58 (42.65%) Microsoft
2 22 (16.18%) SolarWinds
3 10 (7.35%) Telerik
3 10 (7.35%) Oracle
4 5 (3.68%) HP
5 4 (2.94%) Tableau
6 2 (1.47%) SonicWALL
6 2 (1.47%) Wyse
6 2 (1.47%) Dell
6 2 (1.47%) Symantec
6 2 (1.47%) Apple
6 2 (1.47%) Sage
7 1 (0.74%) Juniper
7 1 (0.74%) VMware
7 1 (0.74%) hybris
7 1 (0.74%) LANDesk
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