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 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 10 19 19
Rank change year-on-year
+9 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 8 30 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 8.70% 10.17% 11.54%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 34.78% 28.04% 53.57%
Number of salaries quoted 7 26 38
Average salary £57,500 £62,500 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.00% +28.20%
UK excluding London average salary £38,700 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.20% -
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
23 107 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 25.00% 36.27% 21.54%
Number of salaries quoted 20 102 63
Average salary £57,500 £75,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.33% +57.89%
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 22 October 2014.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, 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 14 (73.68%) Finance
2 12 (63.16%) SQL
3 10 (52.63%) Oracle
4 9 (47.37%) IBM
4 9 (47.37%) QA
4 9 (47.37%) Unit Testing
4 9 (47.37%) Data Mapping
5 8 (42.11%) Data Analysis
5 8 (42.11%) Dimensional Modelling
5 8 (42.11%) SAP Data Services
5 8 (42.11%) Continuous Improvement
5 8 (42.11%) Business Intelligence
5 8 (42.11%) PeopleSoft
5 8 (42.11%) SAP
5 8 (42.11%) Cognos
5 8 (42.11%) ETL
6 5 (26.32%) ITIL
6 5 (26.32%) Incident Management
7 4 (21.05%) Visualforce
7 4 (21.05%) Apex Code
7 4 (21.05%) PRINCE2
7 4 (21.05%) Windows
7 4 (21.05%) CRM
7 4 (21.05%) Service Delivery
7 4 (21.05%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (15.79%) Banking
8 3 (15.79%) Scrum
8 3 (15.79%) .NET
8 3 (15.79%) C#

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, 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 (5.26%) SmartSockets
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) HTTP
1 2 (10.53%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.26%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (42.11%) SAP Data Services
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (5.26%) MySQL
2 1 (5.26%) Informix
2 1 (5.26%) QlikView
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (5.26%) NoSQL
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.26%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) NUnit
1 1 (5.26%) ERwin
1 1 (5.26%) PowerDesigner
1 1 (5.26%) JIRA
1 1 (5.26%) TeamCity
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 14 (73.68%) Finance
2 3 (15.79%) Banking
3 1 (5.26%) Front Office
3 1 (5.26%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (63.16%) Developer
2 8 (42.11%) ETL Developer
3 3 (15.79%) .NET Developer
4 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Team Leader
5 1 (5.26%) Support Team Leader
5 1 (5.26%) C# Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Project Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Data Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Front Office Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Support Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (5.26%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Service Desk Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) QlikView Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Senior QlikView Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (21.05%) Visualforce
2 3 (15.79%) .NET
3 2 (10.53%) CSS3
3 2 (10.53%) RESTful
3 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 2 (10.53%) jQuery
3 2 (10.53%) HTML5
3 2 (10.53%) WCF
3 2 (10.53%) HTML
3 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET
3 2 (10.53%) CSS
3 2 (10.53%) SOAP
3 2 (10.53%) Web Services
4 1 (5.26%) WinForms
4 1 (5.26%) WPF
4 1 (5.26%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Equities
1 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
1 1 (5.26%) Credit Risk
1 1 (5.26%) Market Risk
1 1 (5.26%) Hedge funds
1 1 (5.26%) User Experience
1 1 (5.26%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 4 (21.05%) Windows
2 3 (15.79%) Android
2 3 (15.79%) Apple iOS
3 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (5.26%) Solaris
3 1 (5.26%) Linux
3 1 (5.26%) Windows 7
3 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) Unit Testing
1 9 (47.37%) Data Mapping
2 8 (42.11%) Data Analysis
2 8 (42.11%) Dimensional Modelling
2 8 (42.11%) Continuous Improvement
2 8 (42.11%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (42.11%) ETL
3 5 (26.32%) ITIL
3 5 (26.32%) Incident Management
4 4 (21.05%) PRINCE2
4 4 (21.05%) CRM
4 4 (21.05%) Service Delivery
5 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (15.79%) Scrum
6 2 (10.53%) Android Development
6 2 (10.53%) iOS Development
6 2 (10.53%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (10.53%) Data Modelling
6 2 (10.53%) SOA
6 2 (10.53%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 12 (63.16%) SQL
2 4 (21.05%) Apex Code
3 3 (15.79%) C#
4 1 (5.26%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (47.37%) QA
2 1 (5.26%) Solvency II
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) Nagios
1 1 (5.26%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (5.26%) Opsview
Vendors
1 10 (52.63%) Oracle
2 9 (47.37%) IBM
3 8 (42.11%) PeopleSoft
3 8 (42.11%) SAP
3 8 (42.11%) Cognos
4 4 (21.05%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (10.53%) Sybase
6 1 (5.26%) Infragistics
6 1 (5.26%) Perforce
6 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
6 1 (5.26%) CA
6 1 (5.26%) Red Hat
6 1 (5.26%) Google
6 1 (5.26%) DevExpress
6 1 (5.26%) SolarWinds