The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 15 25 18
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -7
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 16 13 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 10.88% 5.80% 14.07%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 39.02% 34.21% 45.90%
Number of salaries quoted 15 10 25
Average salary £57,500 £58,750 £85,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.12% -30.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £78,000 £70,000 £95,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +6.08%
SQL Server
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in permanent jobs advertised in the Canary Wharf region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Canary Wharf
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
41 38 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 27.89% 16.96% 30.65%
Number of salaries quoted 34 32 52
Average salary £65,000 £64,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.56% -8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £52,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £79,000 £95,000 £78,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Canary Wharf region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

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

SQL Server Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Canary Wharf region over the 3 months to 6 July 2015.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the Canary Wharf region citing SQL Server 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 Server.

1 20 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (76.00%) C#
3 11 (44.00%) Scrum
3 11 (44.00%) WCF
4 10 (40.00%) .NET
5 9 (36.00%) Web Services
6 8 (32.00%) SQL
6 8 (32.00%) TDD
6 8 (32.00%) Migration
6 8 (32.00%) Hadoop
7 7 (28.00%) Android
7 7 (28.00%) jQuery
7 7 (28.00%) Apple iOS
7 7 (28.00%) SDLC
7 7 (28.00%) MVC
7 7 (28.00%) Finance
7 7 (28.00%) Windows
8 6 (24.00%) Data Modelling
8 6 (24.00%) ETL
8 6 (24.00%) T-SQL
8 6 (24.00%) Visual Studio
8 6 (24.00%) ASP.NET
8 6 (24.00%) Pair Programming
8 6 (24.00%) Banking
8 6 (24.00%) Subversion
8 6 (24.00%) Perforce
8 6 (24.00%) Red Gate
8 6 (24.00%) BDD
8 6 (24.00%) SpecFlow
8 6 (24.00%) Big Data

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the Canary Wharf region citing SQL Server 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 Server. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (16.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (16.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.00%) FTP
2 1 (4.00%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (32.00%) Hadoop
2 6 (24.00%) Big Data
3 4 (16.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (16.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (12.00%) MySQL
4 3 (12.00%) Informix
4 3 (12.00%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (4.00%) Relational Database
6 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (24.00%) Visual Studio
1 6 (24.00%) Subversion
1 6 (24.00%) SpecFlow
2 4 (16.00%) InstallShield
3 2 (8.00%) TeamCity
3 2 (8.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (28.00%) Finance
2 6 (24.00%) Banking
3 3 (12.00%) Investment Banking
3 3 (12.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 14 (56.00%) Developer
2 10 (40.00%) C# Developer
3 6 (24.00%) SQL Developer
3 6 (24.00%) Development Manager
3 6 (24.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 6 (24.00%) .NET Developer
4 3 (12.00%) SQL Programmer
4 3 (12.00%) Service Desk Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) C# Programmer
4 3 (12.00%) Analyst Programmer
4 3 (12.00%) Programmer
4 3 (12.00%) Support Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Developer Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) C# Analyst Programmer
5 2 (8.00%) Database Manager
5 2 (8.00%) C# Software Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Software Developer
5 2 (8.00%) .NET Software Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (44.00%) WCF
2 10 (40.00%) .NET
3 9 (36.00%) Web Services
4 7 (28.00%) jQuery
5 6 (24.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 6 (24.00%) WPF
5 6 (24.00%) ASP.NET
6 5 (20.00%) CSS
6 5 (20.00%) HTML
7 4 (16.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 4 (16.00%) CSS3
7 4 (16.00%) COM
7 4 (16.00%) SOAP
7 4 (16.00%) HTML5
7 4 (16.00%) RESTful
8 2 (8.00%) KnockoutJS
8 2 (8.00%) Caliburn.Micro
8 2 (8.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET Web API
9 1 (4.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 6 (24.00%) Credit Risk
2 3 (12.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (8.00%) Equities
4 1 (4.00%) Derivative
4 1 (4.00%) Equity Derivative
4 1 (4.00%) Replication
4 1 (4.00%) Clustering
4 1 (4.00%) Data Integration
4 1 (4.00%) Visualisation
4 1 (4.00%) User Experience
4 1 (4.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 7 (28.00%) Windows
1 7 (28.00%) Android
1 7 (28.00%) Apple iOS
2 3 (12.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (12.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (12.00%) Solaris
2 3 (12.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (44.00%) Scrum
3 8 (32.00%) Migration
3 8 (32.00%) TDD
4 7 (28.00%) MVC
4 7 (28.00%) SDLC
5 6 (24.00%) BDD
5 6 (24.00%) Pair Programming
5 6 (24.00%) Data Modelling
5 6 (24.00%) ETL
6 5 (20.00%) SOA
7 4 (16.00%) Multithreading
7 4 (16.00%) Time Management
7 4 (16.00%) Product Management
7 4 (16.00%) Coaching
8 3 (12.00%) Analytics
8 3 (12.00%) ITIL
9 2 (8.00%) Risk Management
9 2 (8.00%) DevOps
9 2 (8.00%) Domain-Driven Design
Programming Languages
1 19 (76.00%) C#
2 8 (32.00%) SQL
3 6 (24.00%) T-SQL
4 4 (16.00%) C++
5 2 (8.00%) Java
6 1 (4.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (24.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (12.00%) Nagios
1 3 (12.00%) Puppet
1 3 (12.00%) Opsview
Vendors
1 6 (24.00%) Perforce
1 6 (24.00%) Red Gate
2 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (12.00%) Red Hat
3 3 (12.00%) Sybase
3 3 (12.00%) Cloudera
4 2 (8.00%) Progress