Period
to 18 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Merton 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 18 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
South London > Merton
6 months to
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 13 14 27
Rank change year-on-year +1 +13 -15
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 47 36 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merton 16.26% 15.13% 6.83%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 54.02% 42.35% 38.64%
Number of salaries quoted 39 36 10
Merton median annual salary £55,000 £41,250 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% +26.92% -31.58%
10th Percentile £46,000 £32,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £61,250 £39,250
South London median annual salary £57,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +27.78% -5.26% -5.00%

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 Merton with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Merton
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 87 85 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merton 30.10% 35.71% 17.67%
Number of salaries quoted 62 69 21
Merton median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +17.65% -22.73%
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £80,000 £65,000
South London median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +15.79% -5.00% +11.11%

SQL Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Merton

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server in Merton

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Merton

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

Salary trend for SQL Server in Merton

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in Merton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server in Merton over the 6 months to 18 January 2019.

Salary histogram for SQL Server in Merton

SQL Server
Job Locations in Merton

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server within the Merton region over the 6 months to 18 January 2019. 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
Wimbledon +11 46 £57,500 -
New Malden -5 1 £35,000 - 1
SQL Server
South London

For the 6 months to 18 January 2019, 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 Merton region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 33 (70.21%) .NET
2 29 (61.70%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (57.45%) SQL
4 21 (44.68%) C#
5 19 (40.43%) .NET Framework
6 17 (36.17%) ASP.NET
6 17 (36.17%) Continuous Improvement
6 17 (36.17%) Fintech
7 16 (34.04%) Windows
8 15 (31.91%) Linux
8 15 (31.91%) Microservices
8 15 (31.91%) PowerShell
9 13 (27.66%) MySQL
9 13 (27.66%) Java
10 12 (25.53%) Scrum
10 12 (25.53%) NHibernate
10 12 (25.53%) Continuous Delivery
10 12 (25.53%) Relational Database
11 11 (23.40%) TDD
11 11 (23.40%) Oracle
11 11 (23.40%) RDBMS
12 10 (21.28%) MVC
12 10 (21.28%) Continuous Integration
12 10 (21.28%) Windows Server
13 9 (19.15%) Oracle Database 11g
13 9 (19.15%) SQL Server 2008
13 9 (19.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 9 (19.15%) SQL Server 2005
13 9 (19.15%) Oracle Database
13 9 (19.15%) Waterfall

SQL Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merton 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 (12.77%) Apache
1 6 (12.77%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.64%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (10.64%) SaaS
2 2 (4.26%) AWS CodePipeline
3 1 (2.13%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (27.66%) MySQL
2 12 (25.53%) Relational Database
3 11 (23.40%) RDBMS
4 9 (19.15%) Oracle Database
4 9 (19.15%) Oracle Database 10g
4 9 (19.15%) Oracle Database 11g
4 9 (19.15%) SQL Server 2005
4 9 (19.15%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (6.38%) MongoDB
6 2 (4.26%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (2.13%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2016
7 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (14.89%) Octopus Deploy
2 2 (4.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (4.26%) Jenkins
2 2 (4.26%) TeamCity
2 2 (4.26%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.13%) Eclipse
General
1 7 (14.89%) Finance
2 2 (4.26%) Retail
3 1 (2.13%) Advertising
3 1 (2.13%) Banking
3 1 (2.13%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 26 (55.32%) Developer
2 20 (42.55%) Senior Developer
3 19 (40.43%) .NET Developer
4 18 (38.30%) Analyst
5 17 (36.17%) Senior .NET Developer
6 10 (21.28%) Applications Support
6 10 (21.28%) Applications Support Analyst
6 10 (21.28%) Support Analyst
7 9 (19.15%) Senior Analyst
7 9 (19.15%) Senior Applications Support
7 9 (19.15%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
7 9 (19.15%) Senior Support Analyst
8 8 (17.02%) Business Analyst
9 5 (10.64%) Business IT Analyst
9 5 (10.64%) IT Analyst
9 5 (10.64%) IT Business Analyst
10 3 (6.38%) HTML Developer
10 3 (6.38%) PHP Developer
10 3 (6.38%) Senior Software Developer
10 3 (6.38%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (70.21%) .NET
2 19 (40.43%) .NET Framework
3 17 (36.17%) ASP.NET
4 12 (25.53%) NHibernate
5 9 (19.15%) Node.js
6 6 (12.77%) Kafka
6 6 (12.77%) LAMP
6 6 (12.77%) RESTful
7 5 (10.64%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (8.51%) AngularJS
9 3 (6.38%) HTML
10 2 (4.26%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 2 (4.26%) Entity Framework
10 2 (4.26%) jQuery
10 2 (4.26%) LINQ
10 2 (4.26%) Mustache
10 2 (4.26%) Razor View Engine
10 2 (4.26%) React
11 1 (2.13%) Spring Boot
11 1 (2.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 17 (36.17%) Fintech
2 8 (17.02%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.26%) Clustering
4 1 (2.13%) Replication
4 1 (2.13%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 16 (34.04%) Windows
2 15 (31.91%) Linux
3 10 (21.28%) Windows Server
4 9 (19.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (61.70%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (36.17%) Continuous Improvement
3 15 (31.91%) Microservices
4 12 (25.53%) Continuous Delivery
4 12 (25.53%) Scrum
5 11 (23.40%) TDD
6 10 (21.28%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (21.28%) MVC
7 9 (19.15%) ITIL
7 9 (19.15%) Waterfall
8 8 (17.02%) Business Transformation
8 8 (17.02%) Customer Requirements
8 8 (17.02%) Data Analysis
8 8 (17.02%) Feasibility Study
8 8 (17.02%) IT Strategy
8 8 (17.02%) Migration
8 8 (17.02%) Problem-Solving
8 8 (17.02%) Project Planning
8 8 (17.02%) Test Strategy
8 8 (17.02%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 27 (57.45%) SQL
2 21 (44.68%) C#
3 15 (31.91%) PowerShell
4 13 (27.66%) Java
5 9 (19.15%) Python
6 6 (12.77%) Go
6 6 (12.77%) PHP
7 3 (6.38%) JavaScript
8 2 (4.26%) PL/SQL
9 1 (2.13%) Java 8
9 1 (2.13%) Java 9
9 1 (2.13%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (12.77%) Degree
2 1 (2.13%) DBS Check
2 1 (2.13%) MCDST
2 1 (2.13%) MCITP
2 1 (2.13%) MCSE
2 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (6.38%) Docker
2 1 (2.13%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.13%) Control-M
1 1 (2.13%) Nagios
1 1 (2.13%) SCOM
Vendors
1 11 (23.40%) Oracle
2 1 (2.13%) AppDynamics
2 1 (2.13%) Bloomberg
2 1 (2.13%) Facebook
2 1 (2.13%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.13%) SolarWinds