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

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 1 6 17
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +11
Permanent jobs citing SQL 82 74 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 40.39% 25.26% 10.63%
As % of the Programming Languages category 85.42% 45.12% 24.71%
Number of salaries quoted 74 73 37
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £22,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +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
96 164 170
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 47.29% 55.97% 43.04%
Number of salaries quoted 87 151 158
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,900 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,750 £50,000
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 19 December 2014.

SQL Salary Histogram in Croydon

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 83 (51.55%) .NET
2 79 (49.07%) SQL Server
3 64 (39.75%) MS Excel
4 60 (37.27%) C#
5 58 (36.02%) Microsoft
6 50 (31.06%) Windows
7 49 (30.43%) T-SQL
8 46 (28.57%) JavaScript
9 43 (26.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 39 (24.22%) Agile Software Development
10 39 (24.22%) ASP.NET
11 37 (22.98%) CSS
12 34 (21.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 32 (19.88%) Finance
14 31 (19.25%) Degree
14 31 (19.25%) SQL Server 2008
15 30 (18.63%) IIS
16 27 (16.77%) ETL
16 27 (16.77%) MVC
17 25 (15.53%) Business Intelligence
18 24 (14.91%) Active Directory
19 23 (14.29%) HTML
19 23 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
20 22 (13.66%) PowerShell
21 20 (12.42%) jQuery
21 20 (12.42%) Microsoft Certification
22 19 (11.80%) ASP.NET MVC
22 19 (11.80%) ASP.NET Web Forms
22 19 (11.80%) Legal
23 18 (11.18%) SQL Server 2012

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 (18.63%) IIS
2 8 (4.97%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.24%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.24%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (1.24%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (1.24%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (0.62%) Apache
4 1 (0.62%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 64 (39.75%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.62%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (4.97%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.24%) Sage 50
3 1 (0.62%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.62%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.11%) SaaS
2 2 (1.24%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (10.56%) SAN
2 11 (6.83%) Intranet
3 9 (5.59%) Extranet
4 6 (3.73%) Firewall
5 4 (2.48%) Network Security
6 3 (1.86%) DNS
7 2 (1.24%) FTP
7 2 (1.24%) TCP/IP
7 2 (1.24%) VPN
7 2 (1.24%) ISDN
7 2 (1.24%) LAN
7 2 (1.24%) VoIP
7 2 (1.24%) WAN
7 2 (1.24%) SMTP
7 2 (1.24%) BIG-IP
8 1 (0.62%) DHCP
8 1 (0.62%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (49.07%) SQL Server
2 43 (26.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 34 (21.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 31 (19.25%) SQL Server 2008
5 18 (11.18%) SQL Server 2012
6 12 (7.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 11 (6.83%) SQL Server 2005
7 11 (6.83%) Data Warehouse
8 9 (5.59%) OLTP
8 9 (5.59%) OLAP
8 9 (5.59%) Hadoop
9 6 (3.73%) VLDB
9 6 (3.73%) Sybase ASE
9 6 (3.73%) QlikView
10 5 (3.11%) Crystal Reports
10 5 (3.11%) Oracle Database
11 4 (2.48%) NoSQL
11 4 (2.48%) Oracle Reports
11 4 (2.48%) Oracle9i Database
11 4 (2.48%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 4 (2.48%) Visual Studio
1 4 (2.48%) Toad
1 4 (2.48%) Subversion
1 4 (2.48%) Oracle APEX
2 3 (1.86%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.24%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.62%) MSTest
4 1 (0.62%) Jenkins
General
1 32 (19.88%) Finance
2 19 (11.80%) Legal
3 8 (4.97%) Retail
4 7 (4.35%) Marketing
5 6 (3.73%) Telecoms
6 5 (3.11%) Electronics
7 2 (1.24%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.24%) Banking
8 1 (0.62%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 58 (36.02%) Developer
2 37 (22.98%) DBA
3 30 (18.63%) Analyst
4 29 (18.01%) .NET Developer
5 21 (13.04%) SQL DBA
6 18 (11.18%) Development DBA
7 17 (10.56%) Infrastructure Technician
7 17 (10.56%) Support Analyst
8 16 (9.94%) ASP.NET Developer
8 16 (9.94%) Applications Support
9 12 (7.45%) Administrator
9 12 (7.45%) SQL Developer
10 10 (6.21%) Applications Support Analyst
11 9 (5.59%) ASP Developer
11 9 (5.59%) Classic ASP Developer
12 8 (4.97%) SQL Server DBA
13 7 (4.35%) 2nd Line Support
14 6 (3.73%) Database Developer
14 6 (3.73%) Team Leader
14 6 (3.73%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (51.55%) .NET
2 39 (24.22%) ASP.NET
3 37 (22.98%) CSS
4 23 (14.29%) HTML
5 20 (12.42%) jQuery
6 19 (11.80%) ASP.NET MVC
6 19 (11.80%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 17 (10.56%) CSS3
8 11 (6.83%) Classic ASP
9 7 (4.35%) XML
9 7 (4.35%) HTML5
10 6 (3.73%) WCF
11 4 (2.48%) EDI
11 4 (2.48%) WinForms
11 4 (2.48%) .NET Framework
11 4 (2.48%) COM
12 3 (1.86%) XSLT
13 2 (1.24%) SOAP
13 2 (1.24%) LINQ
13 2 (1.24%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 14 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (7.45%) Management Information System
3 6 (3.73%) 3D Printing
3 6 (3.73%) Computer Science
4 5 (3.11%) Replication
5 3 (1.86%) Open Source
6 2 (1.24%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.24%) Device Driver
6 2 (1.24%) Biometrics
6 2 (1.24%) Statistics
7 1 (0.62%) Taxonomies
7 1 (0.62%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.62%) Physics
7 1 (0.62%) Smartcard
7 1 (0.62%) GIS
7 1 (0.62%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.62%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 50 (31.06%) Windows
2 12 (7.45%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (6.21%) Windows 8
3 10 (6.21%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (4.97%) Windows 7
4 8 (4.97%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (4.97%) Windows Vista
5 3 (1.86%) UNIX
5 3 (1.86%) Windows XP
6 2 (1.24%) Solaris
6 2 (1.24%) Android
6 2 (1.24%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (24.22%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (16.77%) ETL
2 27 (16.77%) MVC
3 25 (15.53%) Business Intelligence
4 23 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
5 16 (9.94%) Network Management
6 12 (7.45%) Data Security
7 11 (6.83%) TDD
8 10 (6.21%) Disaster Recovery
9 9 (5.59%) E-Commerce
9 9 (5.59%) Data Analysis
9 9 (5.59%) Dimensional Modelling
10 8 (4.97%) Document Management
10 8 (4.97%) CRM
10 8 (4.97%) Service Delivery
11 7 (4.35%) Software Engineering
11 7 (4.35%) Refactoring
11 7 (4.35%) Unit Testing
11 7 (4.35%) Kimball Methodology
11 7 (4.35%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 60 (37.27%) C#
2 49 (30.43%) T-SQL
3 46 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 22 (13.66%) PowerShell
5 13 (8.07%) VB.NET
6 10 (6.21%) PL/SQL
7 7 (4.35%) VBScript
8 3 (1.86%) VB
9 2 (1.24%) Java
10 1 (0.62%) PHP
10 1 (0.62%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 31 (19.25%) Degree
2 20 (12.42%) Microsoft Certification
3 17 (10.56%) MCPD
3 17 (10.56%) MCSD
4 7 (4.35%) MCP
5 2 (1.24%) MCSE
5 2 (1.24%) CCNA
5 2 (1.24%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.62%) A+ Certification
6 1 (0.62%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.59%) SLA
2 7 (4.35%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 24 (14.91%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.24%) Terminal Services
2 2 (1.24%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (2.48%) Backup Exec
2 2 (1.24%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (0.62%) Nagios
3 1 (0.62%) Puppet
3 1 (0.62%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 58 (36.02%) Microsoft
2 17 (10.56%) SolarWinds
3 12 (7.45%) Oracle
4 10 (6.21%) Telerik
5 6 (3.73%) Sybase
5 6 (3.73%) Tableau
6 4 (2.48%) Red Gate
7 3 (1.86%) Business Objects
7 3 (1.86%) HP
8 2 (1.24%) Dell
8 2 (1.24%) Cisco
8 2 (1.24%) F5
8 2 (1.24%) SonicWALL
8 2 (1.24%) Apple
8 2 (1.24%) Sage
8 2 (1.24%) Symantec
8 2 (1.24%) Wyse
8 2 (1.24%) Rackspace
9 1 (0.62%) Citrix
9 1 (0.62%) Sun
Croydon, Surrey
Ashdown IT
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
Integrated Talent Solutions
Salary: Highly Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Bonus+Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Croydon
Real Staffing
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago