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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 22 30 16
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -14
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2 18 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 2.44% 5.94% 13.71%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 16.67% 15.13% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 41
Average salary £82,500 £91,500 £92,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.83% -1.08%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
12 119 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 14.63% 39.27% 27.41%
Number of salaries quoted 12 91 84
Average salary £78,000 £85,000 £100,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.23% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £56,250 £59,750 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £105,000 £102,500 £140,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +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
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 9 (100.00%) Finance
2 8 (88.89%) SQL
3 7 (77.78%) Oracle
4 6 (66.67%) PeopleSoft
4 6 (66.67%) SAP
4 6 (66.67%) Cognos
4 6 (66.67%) ETL
4 6 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (66.67%) IBM
4 6 (66.67%) Data Analysis
4 6 (66.67%) QA
4 6 (66.67%) Unit Testing
4 6 (66.67%) Dimensional Modelling
4 6 (66.67%) Data Mapping
4 6 (66.67%) SAP Data Services
4 6 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (33.33%) Banking
5 3 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (22.22%) CruiseControl
6 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
6 2 (22.22%) ClearCase
6 2 (22.22%) Sybase
6 2 (22.22%) C++
6 2 (22.22%) Perl
6 2 (22.22%) Relational Database
6 2 (22.22%) Investment Banking
7 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (11.11%) Solvency II
7 1 (11.11%) Project Management

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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.

Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (66.67%) SAP Data Services
2 2 (22.22%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) ClearCase
1 2 (22.22%) CruiseControl
General
1 9 (100.00%) Finance
2 3 (33.33%) Banking
3 2 (22.22%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Developer
1 6 (66.67%) ETL Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Project Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) ETL
1 6 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
1 6 (66.67%) Data Analysis
1 6 (66.67%) Unit Testing
1 6 (66.67%) Dimensional Modelling
1 6 (66.67%) Data Mapping
1 6 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) SQL
2 2 (22.22%) C++
2 2 (22.22%) Perl
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (66.67%) QA
2 1 (11.11%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Oracle
2 6 (66.67%) PeopleSoft
2 6 (66.67%) SAP
2 6 (66.67%) Cognos
2 6 (66.67%) IBM
3 2 (22.22%) Sybase