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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 14 16 23
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +7
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 13 21 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 8.44% 11.29% 8.31%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 38.24% 42.86% 40.23%
Number of salaries quoted 12 21 31
Average salary £58,750 £47,500 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.68% -32.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,250 £45,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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 49 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 22.08% 26.34% 20.67%
Number of salaries quoted 29 45 61
Average salary £64,000 £50,000 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.00% -33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £45,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £71,500 £87,000 £85,000
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
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 21 August 2014.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 12 (66.67%) Finance
2 11 (61.11%) SQL
3 7 (38.89%) QA
4 6 (33.33%) ITIL
4 6 (33.33%) Data Analysis
4 6 (33.33%) Incident Management
5 5 (27.78%) Oracle
5 5 (27.78%) Windows
5 5 (27.78%) IBM
5 5 (27.78%) Unit Testing
5 5 (27.78%) Data Mapping
6 4 (22.22%) PeopleSoft
6 4 (22.22%) SAP
6 4 (22.22%) PRINCE2
6 4 (22.22%) CRM
6 4 (22.22%) Cognos
6 4 (22.22%) ETL
6 4 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (22.22%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (22.22%) Service Delivery
6 4 (22.22%) Dimensional Modelling
6 4 (22.22%) Android
6 4 (22.22%) Visualforce
6 4 (22.22%) Apex Code
6 4 (22.22%) Apple iOS
6 4 (22.22%) SAP Data Services
6 4 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (16.67%) C#
7 3 (16.67%) .NET
7 3 (16.67%) Sybase

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 (5.56%) SmartSockets
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.56%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) FTP
1 2 (11.11%) HTTP
1 2 (11.11%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) SAP Data Services
2 2 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (11.11%) MySQL
2 2 (11.11%) Informix
2 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.56%) NoSQL
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (5.56%) QlikView
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (5.56%) Big Data
3 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) PowerDesigner
1 1 (5.56%) ERwin
1 1 (5.56%) NUnit
1 1 (5.56%) JIRA
1 1 (5.56%) TeamCity
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 12 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Banking
3 1 (5.56%) Investment Banking
3 1 (5.56%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Developer
2 4 (22.22%) ETL Developer
3 3 (16.67%) .NET Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Service Desk Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Test Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Support Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Test Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Data Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Front Office Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Test Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Team Leader
5 1 (5.56%) Support Team Leader
5 1 (5.56%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (5.56%) QlikView Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior QlikView Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) Visualforce
2 3 (16.67%) .NET
3 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET
3 2 (11.11%) CSS
3 2 (11.11%) SOAP
3 2 (11.11%) Web Services
3 2 (11.11%) WCF
3 2 (11.11%) jQuery
3 2 (11.11%) RESTful
3 2 (11.11%) HTML5
3 2 (11.11%) CSS3
3 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 2 (11.11%) HTML
4 1 (5.56%) WPF
4 1 (5.56%) WinForms
4 1 (5.56%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
1 1 (5.56%) Equities
1 1 (5.56%) Derivative
1 1 (5.56%) Credit Risk
1 1 (5.56%) Market Risk
1 1 (5.56%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 5 (27.78%) Windows
2 4 (22.22%) Android
2 4 (22.22%) Apple iOS
3 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (11.11%) Windows 7
3 2 (11.11%) Solaris
3 2 (11.11%) Linux
3 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) ITIL
1 6 (33.33%) Data Analysis
1 6 (33.33%) Incident Management
2 5 (27.78%) Unit Testing
2 5 (27.78%) Data Mapping
3 4 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (22.22%) Service Delivery
3 4 (22.22%) PRINCE2
3 4 (22.22%) CRM
3 4 (22.22%) ETL
3 4 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (22.22%) Dimensional Modelling
4 3 (16.67%) Scrum
5 2 (11.11%) Change Management
5 2 (11.11%) ITSM
5 2 (11.11%) MVC
5 2 (11.11%) Data Modelling
5 2 (11.11%) SOA
5 2 (11.11%) Problem Management
5 2 (11.11%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (61.11%) SQL
2 4 (22.22%) Apex Code
3 3 (16.67%) C#
4 1 (5.56%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) ISEB
2 1 (5.56%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (38.89%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) Nagios
1 2 (11.11%) Opsview
2 1 (5.56%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) Oracle
1 5 (27.78%) IBM
2 4 (22.22%) PeopleSoft
2 4 (22.22%) SAP
2 4 (22.22%) Cognos
2 4 (22.22%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (16.67%) Sybase
4 2 (11.11%) Red Hat
4 2 (11.11%) SolarWinds
5 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
5 1 (5.56%) CA
5 1 (5.56%) Infragistics
5 1 (5.56%) Perforce
5 1 (5.56%) Google
5 1 (5.56%) DevExpress