The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Croydon with a requirement for SQL Server skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
London / Croydon
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 3 11 7
Rank change year-on-year +8 -4  
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 43 41 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Croydon 24.02% 15.89% 18.34%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 66.15% 52.56% 81.58%
Number of salaries quoted 42 36 30
Median salary £41,000 £54,000 £42,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -24.07% +27.81%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £36,250 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SQL Server is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Croydon with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Croydon
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 65 78 38
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Croydon 36.31% 30.23% 22.49%
Number of salaries quoted 55 62 36
Median salary £40,500 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -26.36% +10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £42,500 £32,400
10% offered a salary of more than £62,800 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

SQL Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Croydon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Croydon citing SQL Server as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server in Croydon

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Croydon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server in Croydon.

Salary trend for SQL Server in Croydon

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in Croydon

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server in Croydon over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL Server in Croydon

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, IT jobs citing SQL Server also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Croydon region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 54 (70.13%) C#
1 54 (70.13%) .NET
1 54 (70.13%) ASP.NET
2 53 (68.83%) MVC
3 51 (66.23%) SQL
4 46 (59.74%) TDD
4 46 (59.74%) JavaScript
5 44 (57.14%) ASP.NET MVC
6 35 (45.45%) Finance
6 35 (45.45%) Microsoft
7 34 (44.16%) Agile Software Development
8 33 (42.86%) CSS
9 31 (40.26%) MS Excel
9 31 (40.26%) jQuery
10 27 (35.06%) WCF
10 27 (35.06%) T-SQL
11 26 (33.77%) CSS3
12 25 (32.47%) High Availability
12 25 (32.47%) SQL Server 2014
12 25 (32.47%) .NET Framework
13 23 (29.87%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 23 (29.87%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 19 (24.68%) Continuous Integration
14 19 (24.68%) System Testing
14 19 (24.68%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 19 (24.68%) ASP.NET Web API
14 19 (24.68%) BDD
14 19 (24.68%) Entity Framework
15 18 (23.38%) Node.js
15 18 (23.38%) NoSQL

SQL Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Croydon by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (1.30%) IIS
1 1 (1.30%) MS Exchange
1 1 (1.30%) SharePoint
Applications
1 31 (40.26%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.60%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (3.90%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 15 (19.48%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (7.79%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (3.90%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.19%) SAN
2 3 (3.90%) BGP
2 3 (3.90%) iSCSI
2 3 (3.90%) MPLS
2 3 (3.90%) TCP/IP
2 3 (3.90%) VPLS
2 3 (3.90%) WAN
3 1 (1.30%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (32.47%) SQL Server 2014
2 18 (23.38%) NoSQL
3 13 (16.88%) SQL Server 2012
4 8 (10.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (10.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 6 (7.79%) VLDB
7 5 (6.49%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (6.49%) Relational Database
8 4 (5.19%) Power BI
8 4 (5.19%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (2.60%) QlikView
9 2 (2.60%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (1.30%) BusinessObjects
10 1 (1.30%) MySQL
10 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 18 (23.38%) Git (software)
General
1 35 (45.45%) Finance
2 18 (23.38%) Music Industry
3 8 (10.39%) Banking
4 6 (7.79%) Investment Banking
5 5 (6.49%) Marketing
5 5 (6.49%) Telecoms
6 3 (3.90%) Electronics
6 3 (3.90%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.30%) Advertising
7 1 (1.30%) Games
Job Titles
1 57 (74.03%) Developer
2 47 (61.04%) .NET Developer
3 23 (29.87%) Senior .NET Developer
3 23 (29.87%) Senior Developer
4 22 (28.57%) ASP.NET Developer
4 22 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 17 (22.08%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
5 17 (22.08%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 8 (10.39%) DBA
7 7 (9.09%) Lead .NET Developer
7 7 (9.09%) Lead Developer
7 7 (9.09%) SQL DBA
8 6 (7.79%) Administrator
8 6 (7.79%) Analyst
8 6 (7.79%) C# Developer
9 5 (6.49%) 2nd Line Support
9 5 (6.49%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
9 5 (6.49%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 5 (6.49%) Database Analyst
9 5 (6.49%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (70.13%) .NET
1 54 (70.13%) ASP.NET
2 44 (57.14%) ASP.NET MVC
3 33 (42.86%) CSS
4 31 (40.26%) jQuery
5 27 (35.06%) WCF
6 26 (33.77%) CSS3
7 25 (32.47%) .NET Framework
8 23 (29.87%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 23 (29.87%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 19 (24.68%) ASP.NET Web API
9 19 (24.68%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 19 (24.68%) Entity Framework
10 18 (23.38%) AngularJS
10 18 (23.38%) Code First Entity Framework
10 18 (23.38%) KnockoutJS
10 18 (23.38%) Node.js
10 18 (23.38%) RESTful
11 14 (18.18%) HTML
12 12 (15.58%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.09%) Fintech
2 6 (7.79%) Hedge funds
3 5 (6.49%) PMI
4 4 (5.19%) Clustering
5 2 (2.60%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.30%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.30%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 13 (16.88%) Windows
2 12 (15.58%) Windows Server
3 3 (3.90%) Linux
3 3 (3.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (68.83%) MVC
2 46 (59.74%) TDD
3 34 (44.16%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (32.47%) High Availability
5 19 (24.68%) BDD
5 19 (24.68%) Continuous Integration
5 19 (24.68%) System Testing
6 18 (23.38%) Web Application Development
7 9 (11.69%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (7.79%) Analytics
8 6 (7.79%) DevOps
8 6 (7.79%) Disaster Recovery
8 6 (7.79%) Multithreaded Programming
8 6 (7.79%) Multithreading
8 6 (7.79%) Refactoring
8 6 (7.79%) SOLID
8 6 (7.79%) Workflow
9 3 (3.90%) Capacity Planning
9 3 (3.90%) Mentoring
9 3 (3.90%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 54 (70.13%) C#
2 51 (66.23%) SQL
3 46 (59.74%) JavaScript
4 27 (35.06%) T-SQL
5 18 (23.38%) Ruby
6 8 (10.39%) C++
7 7 (9.09%) Java
8 6 (7.79%) PowerShell
8 6 (7.79%) Python
9 3 (3.90%) VB.NET
10 2 (2.60%) VBA
10 2 (2.60%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (6.49%) PMI Certification
2 1 (1.30%) Degree
System Software
1 12 (15.58%) Active Directory
2 6 (7.79%) Docker
3 3 (3.90%) Microsoft App-V
3 3 (3.90%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (7.79%) Failover Clustering
1 6 (7.79%) Microsoft Clustering
2 3 (3.90%) Nagios
2 3 (3.90%) SCCM
Vendors
1 35 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 5 (6.49%) VMware
3 3 (3.90%) Citrix
3 3 (3.90%) NetApp
3 3 (3.90%) Red Hat
3 3 (3.90%) SAP
4 1 (1.30%) Cisco
4 1 (1.30%) Oracle
4 1 (1.30%) Tableau
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