Period
to 21 August 2018

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 6 months to 21 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
South London > Croydon
6 months to
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 12 7 11
Rank change year-on-year -5 +4 -7
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 61 59 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Croydon 12.06% 16.76% 14.60%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 38.85% 51.75% 44.24%
Number of salaries quoted 57 59 69
Croydon median annual salary £45,000 £41,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.43% -17.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £30,500 £35,000 £22,350
90th Percentile £52,200 £58,750 £62,500
South London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £42,250
% change year-on-year +5.26% +12.43% -6.11%

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

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Croydon
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 157 114 165
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Croydon 31.03% 32.39% 33.00%
Number of salaries quoted 143 81 134
Croydon median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% - +8.70%
10th Percentile £30,500 £35,000 £26,075
90th Percentile £62,500 £66,250 £67,250
South London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +7.95% -4.35%

SQL Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Croydon

Job postings citing SQL Server as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Croydon.

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 6 months to 21 August 2018.

Salary histogram for SQL Server in Croydon

SQL Server
Job Locations in Croydon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server within the Croydon region over the 6 months to 21 August 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Croydon - 1 £31,000 -
SQL Server
South London

For the 6 months to 21 August 2018, IT jobs citing SQL Server also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Croydon region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 33 (54.10%) SQL
1 33 (54.10%) Microsoft
2 23 (37.70%) T-SQL
3 21 (34.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 20 (32.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 20 (32.79%) Business Intelligence
5 19 (31.15%) C#
5 19 (31.15%) JavaScript
6 18 (29.51%) Power BI
7 17 (27.87%) Data Warehouse
8 16 (26.23%) Data Mining
8 16 (26.23%) .NET
8 16 (26.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 16 (26.23%) SQL Server 2008
8 16 (26.23%) Relational Database
9 15 (24.59%) SQL Server 2016
10 14 (22.95%) Replication
10 14 (22.95%) Microsoft Excel
10 14 (22.95%) Performance Management
10 14 (22.95%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 13 (21.31%) Data Analysis
11 13 (21.31%) Microsoft Azure
12 12 (19.67%) Git (software)
12 12 (19.67%) Visualisation
13 11 (18.03%) E-Commerce
13 11 (18.03%) HTML
13 11 (18.03%) VBA
13 11 (18.03%) CSS
13 11 (18.03%) Validation
13 11 (18.03%) B2B

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 (1.64%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.64%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 14 (22.95%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.28%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.64%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 13 (21.31%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.28%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (34.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 20 (32.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 18 (29.51%) Power BI
4 17 (27.87%) Data Warehouse
5 16 (26.23%) Data Mining
5 16 (26.23%) Relational Database
5 16 (26.23%) SQL Server 2008
5 16 (26.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 15 (24.59%) SQL Server 2016
7 14 (22.95%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 5 (8.20%) NoSQL
9 4 (6.56%) GIS
10 3 (4.92%) Geospatial Data
11 2 (3.28%) Data Lake
11 2 (3.28%) PowerPivot
11 2 (3.28%) SQL Server 2005
12 1 (1.64%) OLAP
12 1 (1.64%) PostgreSQL
12 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 12 (19.67%) Git (software)
2 4 (6.56%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 3 (4.92%) Visual Studio
4 2 (3.28%) JIRA
4 2 (3.28%) Subversion
4 2 (3.28%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (1.64%) Oracle Forms
General
1 6 (9.84%) Finance
2 2 (3.28%) Retail
3 1 (1.64%) Back Office
3 1 (1.64%) Banking
3 1 (1.64%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 31 (50.82%) Developer
2 16 (26.23%) Analyst
3 15 (24.59%) .NET Developer
3 15 (24.59%) C# Developer
4 14 (22.95%) Full Stack Developer
5 13 (21.31%) Business Intelligence Lead
5 13 (21.31%) Data Analyst
6 11 (18.03%) Excel Analyst
6 11 (18.03%) Project Leader
6 11 (18.03%) SQL Analyst
6 11 (18.03%) SQL Data Analyst
7 10 (16.39%) C# .NET Developer
8 9 (14.75%) C# Software Developer
8 9 (14.75%) Software Developer
9 7 (11.48%) .NET Software Developer
9 7 (11.48%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 6 (9.84%) E-Commerce Analyst
10 6 (9.84%) SQL Developer
11 4 (6.56%) Power BI Developer
12 3 (4.92%) SSRS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (26.23%) .NET
2 11 (18.03%) CSS
2 11 (18.03%) HTML
3 8 (13.11%) ASP.NET
4 4 (6.56%) .NET Framework
4 4 (6.56%) ASP.NET Web API
4 4 (6.56%) RESTful
5 3 (4.92%) AngularJS
5 3 (4.92%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (4.92%) Entity Framework
5 3 (4.92%) GraphQL
5 3 (4.92%) Node.js
5 3 (4.92%) SOAP
5 3 (4.92%) Web Services
6 2 (3.28%) JSON
6 2 (3.28%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (1.64%) ASP.NET Core
7 1 (1.64%) HTML5
7 1 (1.64%) jQuery
7 1 (1.64%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 14 (22.95%) Replication
2 5 (8.20%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.92%) Driving Licence
3 3 (4.92%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (4.92%) Management Information System
3 3 (4.92%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (1.64%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.56%) Windows
2 3 (4.92%) Windows Server
3 2 (3.28%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (32.79%) Business Intelligence
2 14 (22.95%) Performance Management
3 13 (21.31%) Data Analysis
4 12 (19.67%) Visualisation
5 11 (18.03%) B2B
5 11 (18.03%) E-Commerce
5 11 (18.03%) Validation
6 8 (13.11%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (13.11%) MVC
7 7 (11.48%) ETL
7 7 (11.48%) Scrum
8 6 (9.84%) Analytics
8 6 (9.84%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (9.84%) OO
8 6 (9.84%) OOD
8 6 (9.84%) SDLC
9 5 (8.20%) Data Modelling
9 5 (8.20%) ITIL
10 4 (6.56%) Decision-Making
10 4 (6.56%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 33 (54.10%) SQL
2 23 (37.70%) T-SQL
3 19 (31.15%) C#
3 19 (31.15%) JavaScript
4 11 (18.03%) VBA
5 3 (4.92%) Python
6 2 (3.28%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 2 (3.28%) PowerShell
6 2 (3.28%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.64%) Java
7 1 (1.64%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (8.20%) Degree
2 2 (3.28%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.64%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.64%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.28%) Data Quality
1 2 (3.28%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.64%) ISA Server
Vendors
1 33 (54.10%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.20%) Oracle
3 1 (1.64%) SAP
3 1 (1.64%) Twitter