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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 3 7 8
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +1
Permanent jobs citing SQL 59 52 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 35.12% 25.49% 15.77%
As % of the Programming Languages category 58.42% 41.94% 34.17%
Number of salaries quoted 53 49 41
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £47,800 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +5.47%
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
101 124 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 60.12% 60.78% 46.15%
Number of salaries quoted 83 110 98
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £56,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 31 July 2015.

SQL Salary Histogram in Croydon

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 58 (47.15%) SQL Server
2 54 (43.90%) .NET
3 49 (39.84%) C#
4 48 (39.02%) ASP.NET
4 48 (39.02%) Finance
5 44 (35.77%) Agile Software Development
6 42 (34.15%) Windows
7 40 (32.52%) Microsoft
8 34 (27.64%) MS Excel
8 34 (27.64%) JavaScript
9 31 (25.20%) MVC
10 30 (24.39%) Degree
11 26 (21.14%) CSS
12 25 (20.33%) SQL Server 2008
13 24 (19.51%) HTML
14 23 (18.70%) Active Directory
14 23 (18.70%) VMware
14 23 (18.70%) Windows 8
15 20 (16.26%) VB.NET
15 20 (16.26%) Computer Science
15 20 (16.26%) Windows Server 2008
16 19 (15.45%) Windows Server 2012
16 19 (15.45%) Windows Server 2003
17 18 (14.63%) MS Office
17 18 (14.63%) Web Services
17 18 (14.63%) Analytical Skills
17 18 (14.63%) Waterfall
18 17 (13.82%) T-SQL
18 17 (13.82%) VoIP
19 16 (13.01%) Mentoring

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 10 (8.13%) MS Exchange
2 9 (7.32%) IIS
3 3 (2.44%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.63%) Apache
4 2 (1.63%) CMS
5 1 (0.81%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.81%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.81%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.81%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.81%) SAS
5 1 (0.81%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 34 (27.64%) MS Excel
2 18 (14.63%) MS Office
3 1 (0.81%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 2 (1.63%) Lawson
2 1 (0.81%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 17 (13.82%) VoIP
2 11 (8.94%) TCP/IP
3 8 (6.50%) SAN
4 6 (4.88%) Wireless
4 6 (4.88%) VPN
4 6 (4.88%) DNS
4 6 (4.88%) WAN
4 6 (4.88%) DHCP
4 6 (4.88%) LAN
5 1 (0.81%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (0.81%) Intranet
5 1 (0.81%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (47.15%) SQL Server
2 25 (20.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (8.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (7.32%) SQL Server 2012
5 8 (6.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (5.69%) SQL Server 2005
7 6 (4.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 5 (4.07%) MySQL
9 4 (3.25%) Relational Database
10 3 (2.44%) SQL Server 2000
11 2 (1.63%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (0.81%) DTS
12 1 (0.81%) BusinessObjects
12 1 (0.81%) OLAP
12 1 (0.81%) Crystal Reports
12 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Power View
12 1 (0.81%) PerformancePoint
Development Applications
1 10 (8.13%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.63%) MSBuild
3 1 (0.81%) Ant
3 1 (0.81%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.81%) Subversion
General
1 48 (39.02%) Finance
2 7 (5.69%) Retail
3 4 (3.25%) Electronics
4 2 (1.63%) Legal
5 1 (0.81%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 68 (55.28%) Developer
2 21 (17.07%) .NET Developer
3 20 (16.26%) C# Developer
3 20 (16.26%) Analyst
4 17 (13.82%) Software Developer
5 15 (12.20%) C# .NET Developer
6 13 (10.57%) Programmer
6 13 (10.57%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 12 (9.76%) 2nd Line Support
8 11 (8.94%) Support Engineer
8 11 (8.94%) Software Programmer
9 10 (8.13%) .NET Programmer
10 9 (7.32%) Data Analyst
11 8 (6.50%) SQL Developer
11 8 (6.50%) Consultant
11 8 (6.50%) DBA
11 8 (6.50%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
11 8 (6.50%) Solutions Consultant
11 8 (6.50%) ASP.NET Programmer
11 8 (6.50%) SQL Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (43.90%) .NET
2 48 (39.02%) ASP.NET
3 26 (21.14%) CSS
4 24 (19.51%) HTML
5 18 (14.63%) Web Services
6 15 (12.20%) WCF
6 15 (12.20%) ASP.NET MVC
7 14 (11.38%) jQuery
8 8 (6.50%) XML
9 7 (5.69%) LINQ
10 4 (3.25%) ADO.NET
11 3 (2.44%) XSLT
11 3 (2.44%) XHTML
11 3 (2.44%) CSS3
11 3 (2.44%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 2 (1.63%) ASP.NET MVC 3
12 2 (1.63%) KnockoutJS
12 2 (1.63%) HTML5
12 2 (1.63%) Entity Framework
12 2 (1.63%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 20 (16.26%) Computer Science
2 18 (14.63%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (6.50%) 3D Printing
3 8 (6.50%) Replication
4 6 (4.88%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.44%) Clustering
6 1 (0.81%) Statistics
6 1 (0.81%) Taxonomies
6 1 (0.81%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.81%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.81%) W3C
6 1 (0.81%) GIS
6 1 (0.81%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 42 (34.15%) Windows
2 23 (18.70%) Windows 8
3 20 (16.26%) Windows Server 2008
4 19 (15.45%) Windows Server 2003
4 19 (15.45%) Windows Server 2012
5 13 (10.57%) Windows 7
6 11 (8.94%) Windows XP
7 10 (8.13%) Mac OS X
8 8 (6.50%) Windows Vista
9 3 (2.44%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (35.77%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (25.20%) MVC
3 18 (14.63%) Waterfall
4 16 (13.01%) Mentoring
4 16 (13.01%) SDLC
5 14 (11.38%) ITIL
6 13 (10.57%) OO
7 12 (9.76%) Software Engineering
8 9 (7.32%) Document Management
8 9 (7.32%) Project Management
9 8 (6.50%) Migration
9 8 (6.50%) OOP
9 8 (6.50%) Project Planning
10 7 (5.69%) System Testing
11 6 (4.88%) Data Analysis
11 6 (4.88%) Mobile Device Management
12 5 (4.07%) Network Architecture
12 5 (4.07%) Root Cause Analysis
12 5 (4.07%) Incident Management
12 5 (4.07%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 49 (39.84%) C#
2 34 (27.64%) JavaScript
3 20 (16.26%) VB.NET
4 17 (13.82%) T-SQL
5 10 (8.13%) Java
5 10 (8.13%) VB
5 10 (8.13%) VB6
6 8 (6.50%) VBScript
6 8 (6.50%) PL/SQL
7 5 (4.07%) COBOL
8 2 (1.63%) Delphi
9 1 (0.81%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 30 (24.39%) Degree
2 11 (8.94%) CCNA
2 11 (8.94%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (7.32%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (7.32%) MCP
4 5 (4.07%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 5 (4.07%) MCITP
4 5 (4.07%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 5 (4.07%) MCSE
5 3 (2.44%) MCPD
5 3 (2.44%) MCSD
6 1 (0.81%) ISEB
6 1 (0.81%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.07%) SLA
1 5 (4.07%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.81%) QA
System Software
1 23 (18.70%) Active Directory
2 10 (8.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.63%) vSphere
3 2 (1.63%) vCloud
3 2 (1.63%) ISA Server
Vendors
1 40 (32.52%) Microsoft
2 23 (18.70%) VMware
3 12 (9.76%) Oracle
3 12 (9.76%) Citrix
4 6 (4.88%) Juniper
4 6 (4.88%) Motorola
4 6 (4.88%) Cisco
4 6 (4.88%) Mitel
4 6 (4.88%) MobileIron
5 4 (3.25%) Guidewire
6 3 (2.44%) ServiceNow
7 2 (1.63%) Veeam
8 1 (0.81%) hybris
8 1 (0.81%) Sitecore
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