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

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 25 40 16
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -24
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 8 2 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 4.82% 0.81% 13.02%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 36.36% 2.99% 51.16%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 39
Average salary £35,000 - £77,500
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
22 67 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 13.25% 27.13% 25.44%
Number of salaries quoted 19 56 78
Average salary £72,500 £78,000 £77,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.05% +0.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £53,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £98,500 £100,000 £120,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 1 April 2015.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 1 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 5 (50.00%) Sybase
1 5 (50.00%) Finance
2 4 (40.00%) Windows
2 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (40.00%) Banking
2 4 (40.00%) Investment Banking
2 4 (40.00%) Android
2 4 (40.00%) Apple iOS
3 3 (30.00%) C#
3 3 (30.00%) C++
3 3 (30.00%) SQL
3 3 (30.00%) MySQL
3 3 (30.00%) Web Services
3 3 (30.00%) ITIL
3 3 (30.00%) Solaris
3 3 (30.00%) Linux
3 3 (30.00%) Informix
3 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (30.00%) FTP
3 3 (30.00%) Red Hat
3 3 (30.00%) Nagios
3 3 (30.00%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (30.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (30.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (30.00%) Puppet
3 3 (30.00%) Opsview
4 2 (20.00%) HTML
4 2 (20.00%) Perl
4 2 (20.00%) .NET
4 2 (20.00%) CSS

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 (10.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) MySQL
1 3 (30.00%) Informix
1 3 (30.00%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (20.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (10.00%) Hadoop
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) ClearCase
1 2 (20.00%) CruiseControl
2 1 (10.00%) TeamCity
2 1 (10.00%) InstallShield
General
1 5 (50.00%) Finance
2 4 (40.00%) Banking
2 4 (40.00%) Investment Banking
3 1 (10.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Support Engineer
1 3 (30.00%) Service Desk Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Development Manager
3 1 (10.00%) DBA
3 1 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (10.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (10.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (10.00%) SQL DBA
3 1 (10.00%) Database Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) Web Services
2 2 (20.00%) jQuery
2 2 (20.00%) HTML
2 2 (20.00%) .NET
2 2 (20.00%) CSS
2 2 (20.00%) WCF
3 1 (10.00%) WPF
3 1 (10.00%) Servlets
3 1 (10.00%) SOAP
3 1 (10.00%) Struts
3 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (10.00%) COM
3 1 (10.00%) RESTful
3 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (10.00%) HTML5
3 1 (10.00%) REST
3 1 (10.00%) CSS3
3 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (10.00%) J2SE
3 1 (10.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Replication
1 1 (10.00%) Clustering
1 1 (10.00%) Derivative
1 1 (10.00%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Windows
1 4 (40.00%) Android
1 4 (40.00%) Apple iOS
2 3 (30.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (30.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (30.00%) Solaris
2 3 (30.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (30.00%) ITIL
3 2 (20.00%) MVC
3 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (10.00%) Scrum
4 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (10.00%) Migration
4 1 (10.00%) SOA
4 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (10.00%) Wealth Management
4 1 (10.00%) Multithreading
4 1 (10.00%) Time Management
4 1 (10.00%) Product Management
4 1 (10.00%) High Availability
4 1 (10.00%) Analytics
4 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (10.00%) DevOps
4 1 (10.00%) Coaching
4 1 (10.00%) Database Mirroring
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) C#
1 3 (30.00%) C++
1 3 (30.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) Perl
3 1 (10.00%) Java
3 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) Nagios
1 3 (30.00%) Puppet
1 3 (30.00%) Opsview
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Sybase
2 3 (30.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft