The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Canary Wharf region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 21 23 30
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +7
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 11 14 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 5.82% 8.19% 6.53%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 31.43% 35.00% 31.33%
Number of salaries quoted 10 12 24
Average salary £65,000 £76,250 £72,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.75% +5.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £33,100 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £95,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +1.35%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Canary Wharf
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
35 40 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 18.52% 23.39% 20.85%
Number of salaries quoted 30 31 56
Average salary £64,000 £70,000 £82,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.57% -15.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £31,500 £65,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £90,000 £96,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
SQL Server
London

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 23 July 2014.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 10 (66.67%) Finance
2 8 (53.33%) SQL
3 6 (40.00%) ITIL
3 6 (40.00%) Incident Management
4 5 (33.33%) QA
5 4 (26.67%) Android
5 4 (26.67%) Visualforce
5 4 (26.67%) Apex Code
5 4 (26.67%) Apple iOS
5 4 (26.67%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (26.67%) Service Delivery
5 4 (26.67%) Data Analysis
5 4 (26.67%) PRINCE2
5 4 (26.67%) Windows
5 4 (26.67%) CRM
6 3 (20.00%) Sybase
6 3 (20.00%) IBM
6 3 (20.00%) Data Mapping
7 2 (13.33%) MVC
7 2 (13.33%) Dimensional Modelling
7 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (13.33%) SolarWinds
7 2 (13.33%) RESTful
7 2 (13.33%) WCF
7 2 (13.33%) Problem Management
7 2 (13.33%) jQuery
7 2 (13.33%) Unit Testing
7 2 (13.33%) SAP Data Services
7 2 (13.33%) CSS3

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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.

Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.67%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) FTP
1 2 (13.33%) HTTP
1 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (13.33%) MySQL
1 2 (13.33%) Informix
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (13.33%) SAP Data Services
2 1 (6.67%) Big Data
2 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
2 1 (6.67%) NoSQL
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (6.67%) QlikView
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) PowerDesigner
1 1 (6.67%) ERwin
1 1 (6.67%) JIRA
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 10 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Banking
3 1 (6.67%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Developer
2 2 (13.33%) Analyst
2 2 (13.33%) Test Analyst
2 2 (13.33%) ETL Developer
2 2 (13.33%) Service Desk Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Support Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (13.33%) Senior Analyst
2 2 (13.33%) .NET Developer
2 2 (13.33%) Senior Test Analyst
2 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Team Leader
3 1 (6.67%) Support Team Leader
3 1 (6.67%) Architect
3 1 (6.67%) Data Architect
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) Visualforce
2 2 (13.33%) HTML5
2 2 (13.33%) CSS3
2 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 2 (13.33%) HTML
2 2 (13.33%) .NET
2 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET
2 2 (13.33%) CSS
2 2 (13.33%) SOAP
2 2 (13.33%) Web Services
2 2 (13.33%) WCF
2 2 (13.33%) jQuery
2 2 (13.33%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
1 1 (6.67%) Derivative
1 1 (6.67%) Credit Risk
1 1 (6.67%) Market Risk
1 1 (6.67%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Windows
1 4 (26.67%) Android
1 4 (26.67%) Apple iOS
2 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (13.33%) Windows 7
2 2 (13.33%) Solaris
2 2 (13.33%) Linux
2 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) ITIL
1 6 (40.00%) Incident Management
2 4 (26.67%) Service Delivery
2 4 (26.67%) PRINCE2
2 4 (26.67%) CRM
2 4 (26.67%) Data Analysis
3 3 (20.00%) Data Mapping
4 2 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (13.33%) Android Development
4 2 (13.33%) iOS Development
4 2 (13.33%) Dimensional Modelling
4 2 (13.33%) Data Modelling
4 2 (13.33%) SOA
4 2 (13.33%) ETL
4 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (13.33%) Change Management
4 2 (13.33%) ITSM
4 2 (13.33%) MVC
4 2 (13.33%) Scrum
4 2 (13.33%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (53.33%) SQL
2 4 (26.67%) Apex Code
3 2 (13.33%) C#
4 1 (6.67%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) ISEB
2 1 (6.67%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (33.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) Nagios
1 2 (13.33%) Opsview
2 1 (6.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Salesforce.com
2 3 (20.00%) Sybase
2 3 (20.00%) IBM
3 2 (13.33%) Oracle
3 2 (13.33%) Red Hat
3 2 (13.33%) PeopleSoft
3 2 (13.33%) SAP
3 2 (13.33%) Cognos
3 2 (13.33%) SolarWinds
4 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (6.67%) CA