Period
to 14 December 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 14 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
South London > Croydon
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 8 36 8
Rank change year-on-year +28 -28 -2
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 80 16 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Croydon 13.82% 4.60% 13.19%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 52.29% 20.78% 40.74%
Number of salaries quoted 73 14 55
Croydon median annual salary £52,500 £38,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +36.36% -23.00% -
10th Percentile £30,500 £25,800 £33,500
90th Percentile £69,000 £54,500 £63,750
South London median annual salary £55,000 £43,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year +27.91% -11.34% +2.11%

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 153 77 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Croydon 26.42% 22.13% 32.37%
Number of salaries quoted 126 60 121
Croydon median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% - +22.22%
10th Percentile £32,125 £30,000 £33,500
90th Percentile £73,125 £75,500 £80,000
South London median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.53% -5.00% +8.11%

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 14 December 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 14 December 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 - 4 £30,500 -
SQL Server
South London

For the 6 months to 14 December 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 50 (62.50%) C#
2 48 (60.00%) .NET
3 43 (53.75%) ASP.NET
4 41 (51.25%) JavaScript
4 41 (51.25%) SQL
5 36 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
6 35 (43.75%) MVC
7 32 (40.00%) HTML
7 32 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
8 31 (38.75%) Microsoft
9 29 (36.25%) Scrum
10 26 (32.50%) JSON
11 25 (31.25%) CSS
11 25 (31.25%) Visual Studio
12 23 (28.75%) .NET Framework
13 21 (26.25%) Web Services
13 21 (26.25%) ASP.NET MVC
14 19 (23.75%) Analytical Skills
14 19 (23.75%) XML
15 18 (22.50%) VB.NET
16 16 (20.00%) Windows
17 15 (18.75%) RESTful
17 15 (18.75%) REST
17 15 (18.75%) Problem-Solving
18 14 (17.50%) Microsoft Excel
18 14 (17.50%) SOAP
18 14 (17.50%) Data Analysis
19 13 (16.25%) Web Development
19 13 (16.25%) TDD
19 13 (16.25%) VBA

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 6 (7.50%) IIS
2 5 (6.25%) CMS
3 3 (3.75%) Apache
3 3 (3.75%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (3.75%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.25%) Confluence
4 1 (1.25%) nginx
4 1 (1.25%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.25%) SugarCRM
4 1 (1.25%) Umbraco
Applications
1 14 (17.50%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.25%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 32 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (11.25%) Azure Data Factory
3 3 (3.75%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (3.75%) Google Cloud Platform
3 3 (3.75%) npm
4 2 (2.50%) GitHub
5 1 (1.25%) SaaS
5 1 (1.25%) SurveyMonkey
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.50%) Internet
2 3 (3.75%) OpenVPN
3 2 (2.50%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (15.00%) SQL Server 2016
1 12 (15.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 11 (13.75%) Data Lake
2 11 (13.75%) Power BI
2 11 (13.75%) PowerPivot
2 11 (13.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 10 (12.50%) Crystal Reports
4 9 (11.25%) Azure SQL Database
4 9 (11.25%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 9 (11.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (7.50%) Data Mining
5 6 (7.50%) Redis
6 5 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (6.25%) NoSQL
7 3 (3.75%) Big Data
7 3 (3.75%) BigQuery
7 3 (3.75%) Cosmos DB
7 3 (3.75%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (2.50%) SQL Server 2014
9 1 (1.25%) GIS
Development Applications
1 25 (31.25%) Visual Studio
2 11 (13.75%) NUnit
3 10 (12.50%) Moq
4 9 (11.25%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (7.50%) Git (software)
5 6 (7.50%) InstallShield
5 6 (7.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 3 (3.75%) Cucumber
6 3 (3.75%) GitLab
6 3 (3.75%) Jenkins
6 3 (3.75%) JIRA
6 3 (3.75%) Maven
6 3 (3.75%) Selenium
6 3 (3.75%) webpack
7 2 (2.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (2.50%) Hudson
8 1 (1.25%) Artifactory
8 1 (1.25%) MSTest
8 1 (1.25%) NeoLoad
8 1 (1.25%) Oracle Forms
General
1 10 (12.50%) Finance
2 9 (11.25%) Back Office
2 9 (11.25%) Billing
3 5 (6.25%) Marketing
4 3 (3.75%) Law
5 1 (1.25%) Banking
Job Titles
1 49 (61.25%) Developer
2 23 (28.75%) .NET Developer
3 22 (27.50%) C# Developer
4 14 (17.50%) C# .NET Developer
5 12 (15.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 11 (13.75%) ASP.NET Developer
6 11 (13.75%) Web Developer
7 10 (12.50%) .NET Web Developer
8 9 (11.25%) Development Director
8 9 (11.25%) Software Development Director
9 7 (8.75%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 6 (7.50%) C# Web Developer
10 6 (7.50%) Dashboard Developer
10 6 (7.50%) Full Stack Developer
10 6 (7.50%) SQL Developer
11 4 (5.00%) DBA
11 4 (5.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 4 (5.00%) SQL DBA
11 4 (5.00%) Web Engineer
11 4 (5.00%) Web Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (60.00%) .NET
2 43 (53.75%) ASP.NET
3 32 (40.00%) HTML
4 26 (32.50%) JSON
5 25 (31.25%) CSS
6 23 (28.75%) .NET Framework
7 21 (26.25%) ASP.NET MVC
7 21 (26.25%) Web Services
8 19 (23.75%) XML
9 15 (18.75%) REST
9 15 (18.75%) RESTful
10 14 (17.50%) SOAP
11 13 (16.25%) jQuery
12 12 (15.00%) ASP.NET Web API
13 11 (13.75%) Entity Framework
14 10 (12.50%) .NET Core
14 10 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 10 (12.50%) WCF
15 8 (10.00%) Node.js
16 6 (7.50%) ASP.NET MVC 5
Miscellaneous
1 19 (23.75%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (13.75%) Self-Motivation
3 6 (7.50%) Management Information System
4 4 (5.00%) Clustering
4 4 (5.00%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.25%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.25%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 16 (20.00%) Windows
2 8 (10.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (2.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (2.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.25%) Linux
4 1 (1.25%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (43.75%) MVC
3 29 (36.25%) Scrum
4 15 (18.75%) Problem-Solving
5 14 (17.50%) Data Analysis
6 13 (16.25%) TDD
6 13 (16.25%) Web Development
7 12 (15.00%) Business Intelligence
7 12 (15.00%) ETL
8 11 (13.75%) CRM
8 11 (13.75%) Data Modelling
8 11 (13.75%) OOP
9 9 (11.25%) Coaching
9 9 (11.25%) Database Tuning
9 9 (11.25%) Dimensional Modelling
9 9 (11.25%) IT Strategy
9 9 (11.25%) Kimball Methodology
9 9 (11.25%) Lead Generation
9 9 (11.25%) OO
9 9 (11.25%) Thought Leadership
Programming Languages
1 50 (62.50%) C#
2 41 (51.25%) JavaScript
2 41 (51.25%) SQL
3 18 (22.50%) VB.NET
4 13 (16.25%) PowerShell
4 13 (16.25%) VBA
5 12 (15.00%) T-SQL
6 11 (13.75%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 11 (13.75%) VB
7 10 (12.50%) Python
8 4 (5.00%) Java
9 1 (1.25%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 11 (13.75%) Degree
2 3 (3.75%) Computer Science Degree
2 3 (3.75%) SC Cleared
2 3 (3.75%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.50%) MCSA
3 2 (2.50%) MCSE
3 2 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (13.75%) QA
System Software
1 5 (6.25%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.75%) Squid
Systems Management
1 4 (5.00%) Failover Clustering
2 3 (3.75%) Ansible
2 3 (3.75%) Terraform
3 2 (2.50%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (1.25%) Consul
4 1 (1.25%) Packer
Vendors
1 31 (38.75%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.00%) Oracle
3 3 (3.75%) Google
3 3 (3.75%) Splunk
4 2 (2.50%) Atlassian
5 1 (1.25%) SAP