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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 25 35 16
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -19
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 4 10 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 3.20% 3.66% 13.17%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 22.22% 10.64% 50.57%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 40
Average salary £72,500 £105,000 £80,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.95% +31.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,250 £69,000 £69,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £105,000 £100,000
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
18 94 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 14.40% 34.43% 26.05%
Number of salaries quoted 18 73 81
Average salary £71,250 £78,000 £97,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.65% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £58,750 £60,000 £56,000
10% offered a salary of more than £105,000 £100,000 £140,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 27 February 2015.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 (83.33%) SQL
1 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) Banking
2 3 (50.00%) Investment Banking
3 2 (33.33%) QA
3 2 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Dimensional Modelling
3 2 (33.33%) Data Mapping
3 2 (33.33%) SAP Data Services
3 2 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (33.33%) Perl
3 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (33.33%) CruiseControl
3 2 (33.33%) Data Analysis
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle
3 2 (33.33%) Sybase
3 2 (33.33%) PeopleSoft
3 2 (33.33%) SAP
3 2 (33.33%) C++
3 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 2 (33.33%) ClearCase
3 2 (33.33%) Cognos
3 2 (33.33%) ETL
3 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (33.33%) IBM
4 1 (16.67%) HTML
4 1 (16.67%) Java
4 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 1 (16.67%) CSS

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 (16.67%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SAP Data Services
1 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) ClearCase
1 2 (33.33%) CruiseControl
General
1 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) Banking
2 3 (50.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) ETL Developer
3 1 (16.67%) DBA
3 1 (16.67%) Java Developer
3 1 (16.67%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) HTML
1 1 (16.67%) CSS
1 1 (16.67%) Servlets
1 1 (16.67%) Struts
1 1 (16.67%) Web Services
1 1 (16.67%) J2SE
1 1 (16.67%) Spring
1 1 (16.67%) Java EE
1 1 (16.67%) Spring MVC
1 1 (16.67%) jQuery
1 1 (16.67%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Replication
1 1 (16.67%) Clustering
1 1 (16.67%) Derivative
1 1 (16.67%) Equity Derivative
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) ETL
1 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Data Analysis
1 2 (33.33%) Unit Testing
1 2 (33.33%) Dimensional Modelling
1 2 (33.33%) Data Mapping
1 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) High Availability
2 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (16.67%) MVC
2 1 (16.67%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) Perl
2 2 (33.33%) C++
3 1 (16.67%) Java
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle
1 2 (33.33%) Sybase
1 2 (33.33%) PeopleSoft
1 2 (33.33%) SAP
1 2 (33.33%) Cognos
1 2 (33.33%) IBM