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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 17 13 20
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +7
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 12 16 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 7.89% 10.74% 10.15%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 35.29% 48.48% 37.04%
Number of salaries quoted 11 15 20
Average salary £57,500 £57,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +21.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £64,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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
34 33 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 22.37% 22.15% 27.41%
Number of salaries quoted 26 28 51
Average salary £65,000 £60,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £51,450 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £78,750 £85,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 31 August 2015.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 20 (74.07%) C#
1 20 (74.07%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (44.44%) WCF
3 11 (40.74%) Scrum
3 11 (40.74%) .NET
4 10 (37.04%) Windows
4 10 (37.04%) Hadoop
5 9 (33.33%) SDLC
5 9 (33.33%) TDD
5 9 (33.33%) SQL
5 9 (33.33%) Finance
6 8 (29.63%) Web Services
6 8 (29.63%) Big Data
7 7 (25.93%) ASP.NET MVC
7 7 (25.93%) Apple iOS
7 7 (25.93%) WPF
7 7 (25.93%) jQuery
7 7 (25.93%) Android
7 7 (25.93%) ASP.NET
7 7 (25.93%) Migration
8 6 (22.22%) Perforce
8 6 (22.22%) MVC
8 6 (22.22%) T-SQL
8 6 (22.22%) Visual Studio
8 6 (22.22%) Data Modelling
8 6 (22.22%) ETL
8 6 (22.22%) Credit Risk
8 6 (22.22%) Degree
8 6 (22.22%) Pair Programming
8 6 (22.22%) Banking

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 4 (14.81%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (14.81%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.81%) FTP
2 1 (3.70%) HTTP
2 1 (3.70%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.70%) VPN
2 1 (3.70%) DNS
2 1 (3.70%) Firewall
2 1 (3.70%) Skype
2 1 (3.70%) LAN
2 1 (3.70%) WAN
2 1 (3.70%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (37.04%) Hadoop
2 8 (29.63%) Big Data
3 4 (14.81%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (11.11%) MySQL
4 3 (11.11%) Informix
4 3 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (7.41%) Apache Hive
6 1 (3.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (22.22%) Visual Studio
1 6 (22.22%) Subversion
1 6 (22.22%) SpecFlow
2 4 (14.81%) InstallShield
3 3 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (7.41%) TeamCity
General
1 9 (33.33%) Finance
2 6 (22.22%) Banking
3 3 (11.11%) Front Office
4 2 (7.41%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (51.85%) Developer
2 11 (40.74%) C# Developer
3 7 (25.93%) C# .NET Developer
3 7 (25.93%) .NET Developer
4 6 (22.22%) SQL Developer
4 6 (22.22%) Development Manager
5 5 (18.52%) Analyst
6 3 (11.11%) Analyst Programmer
6 3 (11.11%) Programmer
6 3 (11.11%) Support Engineer
6 3 (11.11%) Developer Analyst
6 3 (11.11%) C# Analyst Programmer
6 3 (11.11%) Software Developer
6 3 (11.11%) SQL Programmer
6 3 (11.11%) .NET Software Developer
6 3 (11.11%) C# Software Developer
6 3 (11.11%) Service Desk Engineer
6 3 (11.11%) C# Programmer
7 2 (7.41%) Technical Analyst
7 2 (7.41%) Database Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (44.44%) WCF
2 11 (40.74%) .NET
3 8 (29.63%) Web Services
4 7 (25.93%) ASP.NET MVC
4 7 (25.93%) ASP.NET
4 7 (25.93%) WPF
4 7 (25.93%) jQuery
5 4 (14.81%) RESTful
5 4 (14.81%) COM
5 4 (14.81%) CSS
5 4 (14.81%) SOAP
5 4 (14.81%) HTML5
5 4 (14.81%) CSS3
5 4 (14.81%) HTML
5 4 (14.81%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 3 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
6 3 (11.11%) KnockoutJS
6 3 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (7.41%) Caliburn.Micro
8 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 6 (22.22%) Credit Risk
2 4 (14.81%) Computer Science
3 3 (11.11%) Visualisation
3 3 (11.11%) Equities
4 1 (3.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (3.70%) Data Integration
4 1 (3.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (37.04%) Windows
2 7 (25.93%) Android
2 7 (25.93%) Apple iOS
3 5 (18.52%) Linux
3 5 (18.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (11.11%) Windows 7
4 3 (11.11%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (74.07%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (40.74%) Scrum
3 9 (33.33%) TDD
3 9 (33.33%) SDLC
4 7 (25.93%) Migration
5 6 (22.22%) BDD
5 6 (22.22%) Pair Programming
5 6 (22.22%) Data Modelling
5 6 (22.22%) MVC
5 6 (22.22%) ETL
6 5 (18.52%) SOA
6 5 (18.52%) Analytics
7 4 (14.81%) Coaching
7 4 (14.81%) Multithreading
7 4 (14.81%) Time Management
7 4 (14.81%) Product Management
7 4 (14.81%) Risk Management
7 4 (14.81%) ITIL
8 3 (11.11%) Domain-Driven Design
8 3 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 20 (74.07%) C#
2 9 (33.33%) SQL
3 6 (22.22%) T-SQL
4 4 (14.81%) C++
5 2 (7.41%) Python
5 2 (7.41%) Perl
6 1 (3.70%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (22.22%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.81%) QA
2 1 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 3 (11.11%) Nagios
1 3 (11.11%) Puppet
1 3 (11.11%) Opsview
Vendors
1 6 (22.22%) Perforce
1 6 (22.22%) Red Gate
2 5 (18.52%) Red Hat
3 4 (14.81%) Microsoft
4 3 (11.11%) Oracle
4 3 (11.11%) Sybase
4 3 (11.11%) Progress
4 3 (11.11%) Cloudera
5 2 (7.41%) Splunk