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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 20 37 13
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -24
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 12 4 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 6.78% 1.67% 14.29%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 42.86% 6.35% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 10 2 41
Average salary £42,500 £62,500 £80,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.00% -21.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £56,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £68,500 £95,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
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
28 63 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 15.82% 26.25% 28.57%
Number of salaries quoted 22 54 84
Average salary £70,000 £78,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.25% +11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £53,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £100,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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 17 April 2015.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 8 (57.14%) Finance
1 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (50.00%) C#
3 6 (42.86%) Web Services
3 6 (42.86%) Windows
4 5 (35.71%) MS Excel
4 5 (35.71%) Sybase
4 5 (35.71%) .NET
4 5 (35.71%) Banking
4 5 (35.71%) Investment Banking
4 5 (35.71%) WCF
4 5 (35.71%) Android
4 5 (35.71%) Apple iOS
5 4 (28.57%) C++
6 3 (21.43%) HTML
6 3 (21.43%) MySQL
6 3 (21.43%) SQL
6 3 (21.43%) COM
6 3 (21.43%) CSS
6 3 (21.43%) ITIL
6 3 (21.43%) MVC
6 3 (21.43%) Solaris
6 3 (21.43%) Linux
6 3 (21.43%) Informix
6 3 (21.43%) FTP
6 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
6 3 (21.43%) Red Hat
6 3 (21.43%) Nagios
6 3 (21.43%) InstallShield
6 3 (21.43%) Time Management

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 (7.14%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (35.71%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) MySQL
1 3 (21.43%) Informix
1 3 (21.43%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2005
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (14.29%) Hadoop
2 2 (14.29%) Relational Database
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) InstallShield
2 2 (14.29%) CruiseControl
2 2 (14.29%) TeamCity
2 2 (14.29%) ClearCase
General
1 8 (57.14%) Finance
2 5 (35.71%) Banking
2 5 (35.71%) Investment Banking
3 2 (14.29%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Development Manager
2 3 (21.43%) Support Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Service Desk Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (14.29%) .NET Developer
3 2 (14.29%) C# Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Database Manager
4 1 (7.14%) SQL DBA
4 1 (7.14%) DBA
4 1 (7.14%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (42.86%) Web Services
2 5 (35.71%) .NET
2 5 (35.71%) WCF
3 3 (21.43%) jQuery
3 3 (21.43%) COM
3 3 (21.43%) CSS
3 3 (21.43%) HTML
4 2 (14.29%) CSS3
4 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET
4 2 (14.29%) RESTful
4 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (14.29%) HTML5
4 2 (14.29%) WPF
4 2 (14.29%) SOAP
5 1 (7.14%) Struts
5 1 (7.14%) REST
5 1 (7.14%) Servlets
5 1 (7.14%) J2SE
5 1 (7.14%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Replication
1 1 (7.14%) Clustering
1 1 (7.14%) Derivative
1 1 (7.14%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 6 (42.86%) Windows
2 5 (35.71%) Android
2 5 (35.71%) Apple iOS
3 3 (21.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (21.43%) Windows 7
3 3 (21.43%) Solaris
3 3 (21.43%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (21.43%) ITIL
2 3 (21.43%) MVC
2 3 (21.43%) Time Management
2 3 (21.43%) Product Management
2 3 (21.43%) Coaching
3 2 (14.29%) DevOps
3 2 (14.29%) Analytics
3 2 (14.29%) Risk Management
3 2 (14.29%) SOA
3 2 (14.29%) Wealth Management
3 2 (14.29%) Multithreading
3 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (14.29%) Scrum
4 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (7.14%) Migration
4 1 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (7.14%) High Availability
4 1 (7.14%) Database Mirroring
Programming Languages
1 7 (50.00%) C#
2 4 (28.57%) C++
3 3 (21.43%) SQL
4 2 (14.29%) Perl
5 1 (7.14%) Java
5 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) Nagios
1 3 (21.43%) Puppet
1 3 (21.43%) Opsview
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Sybase
2 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 3 (21.43%) Red Hat