The table below looks at the statistics for SQL 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 over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 14 17 13
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -4
Permanent jobs citing SQL 11 10 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 8.80% 9.80% 12.90%
As % of the Programming Languages category 34.38% 35.71% 19.23%
Number of salaries quoted 11 10 18
Average salary £75,000 £79,000 £90,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.06% -12.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £60,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £90,000 £105,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
SQL
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Canary Wharf region.

Programming Languages Category
Canary Wharf
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
32 28 208
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 25.60% 27.45% 67.10%
Number of salaries quoted 31 28 160
Average salary £60,000 £67,500 £90,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL across the Canary Wharf region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

SQL
Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL across the Canary Wharf region.

SQL Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

SQL
Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL across the Canary Wharf region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

SQL Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Canary Wharf region citing SQL 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.

1 27 (64.29%) Finance
2 20 (47.62%) Unix
3 17 (40.48%) Java
4 16 (38.10%) Linux
5 14 (33.33%) Banking
6 13 (30.95%) Analytical Skills
7 12 (28.57%) DB2
8 11 (26.19%) SQL Server
8 11 (26.19%) Sybase
8 11 (26.19%) Perl
8 11 (26.19%) Relational Database
9 10 (23.81%) JMS
9 10 (23.81%) Data Modelling
10 9 (21.43%) ETL
10 9 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
10 9 (21.43%) Derivative
10 9 (21.43%) FIX Protocol
10 9 (21.43%) Front Office
10 9 (21.43%) Logical Data Model
11 8 (19.05%) Degree
11 8 (19.05%) Equities
11 8 (19.05%) Oracle
12 7 (16.67%) Informatica
12 7 (16.67%) Middleware
12 7 (16.67%) Project Management
12 7 (16.67%) SOA
12 7 (16.67%) RDBMS
12 7 (16.67%) Data Architecture
12 7 (16.67%) Physical Data Model
13 6 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Canary Wharf region citing SQL 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (4.76%) Apache Pig
1 2 (4.76%) SAS
2 1 (2.38%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.38%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (4.76%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.38%) InfoPath
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.38%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (28.57%) DB2
2 11 (26.19%) Relational Database
2 11 (26.19%) SQL Server
3 7 (16.67%) RDBMS
4 6 (14.29%) KDB
5 5 (11.90%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (11.90%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 4 (9.52%) Data Mart
6 4 (9.52%) Hadoop
6 4 (9.52%) Oracle ODI
6 4 (9.52%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (9.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (4.76%) Apache Hive
8 2 (4.76%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (4.76%) Mahout
8 2 (4.76%) QlikView
8 2 (4.76%) Spotfire
8 2 (4.76%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (14.29%) JUnit
2 5 (11.90%) ERwin
3 4 (9.52%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (2.38%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.38%) Mercurial
4 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (2.38%) Subversion
4 1 (2.38%) Visual Studio
General
1 27 (64.29%) Finance
2 14 (33.33%) Banking
3 9 (21.43%) Front Office
4 5 (11.90%) Investment Banking
5 3 (7.14%) Retail
6 2 (4.76%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (30.95%) Developer
2 8 (19.05%) Analyst
3 7 (16.67%) Junior
4 5 (11.90%) Applications Support
4 5 (11.90%) Applications Support Analyst
4 5 (11.90%) Architect
4 5 (11.90%) Data Architect
4 5 (11.90%) Support Analyst
5 4 (9.52%) Java Developer
5 4 (9.52%) Junior Developer
6 3 (7.14%) Banking Project Manager
6 3 (7.14%) DBA
6 3 (7.14%) Integration Developer
6 3 (7.14%) IT Manager
6 3 (7.14%) IT Project Manager
6 3 (7.14%) IT Risk Manager
6 3 (7.14%) Junior Java Developer
6 3 (7.14%) Project Manager
6 3 (7.14%) Risk Manager
6 3 (7.14%) Risk Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (23.81%) JMS
2 9 (21.43%) FIX Protocol
3 7 (16.67%) Middleware
4 6 (14.29%) J2SE
4 6 (14.29%) Spring
4 6 (14.29%) Web Services
5 5 (11.90%) XBRL
5 5 (11.90%) XML
6 4 (9.52%) WS-I
7 2 (4.76%) .NET
7 2 (4.76%) CSS
7 2 (4.76%) HTML
8 1 (2.38%) AngularJS
8 1 (2.38%) ASP.NET
8 1 (2.38%) Classic ASP
8 1 (2.38%) jQuery
8 1 (2.38%) REST
8 1 (2.38%) Silex
8 1 (2.38%) Symfony
8 1 (2.38%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 13 (30.95%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (21.43%) Derivative
3 8 (19.05%) Equities
4 6 (14.29%) Fixed Income
5 5 (11.90%) Management Information System
5 5 (11.90%) Reference Data
6 4 (9.52%) Replication
6 4 (9.52%) Taxonomies
7 3 (7.14%) Algorithms
7 3 (7.14%) Data Centre
7 3 (7.14%) Equity Derivative
8 2 (4.76%) Computer Science
8 2 (4.76%) Visualisation
9 1 (2.38%) Credit Risk
9 1 (2.38%) e-Learning
9 1 (2.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (2.38%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 20 (47.62%) Unix
2 16 (38.10%) Linux
3 5 (11.90%) Windows
4 3 (7.14%) Solaris
5 1 (2.38%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (23.81%) Data Modelling
2 9 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (21.43%) ETL
2 9 (21.43%) Logical Data Model
3 7 (16.67%) Data Architecture
3 7 (16.67%) Physical Data Model
3 7 (16.67%) Project Management
3 7 (16.67%) SOA
4 6 (14.29%) Data Management
4 6 (14.29%) Problem Management
4 6 (14.29%) Risk Management
4 6 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
4 6 (14.29%) SDLC
5 5 (11.90%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (11.90%) Data Migration
5 5 (11.90%) Migration
5 5 (11.90%) Software Engineering
5 5 (11.90%) UML
5 5 (11.90%) Use Case
6 4 (9.52%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 17 (40.48%) Java
2 11 (26.19%) Perl
3 6 (14.29%) C++
4 5 (11.90%) Python
5 4 (9.52%) R
6 3 (7.14%) APL
6 3 (7.14%) Assembly Language
6 3 (7.14%) C
6 3 (7.14%) Scala
7 2 (4.76%) Korn
8 1 (2.38%) C#
8 1 (2.38%) JavaScript
8 1 (2.38%) PHP
8 1 (2.38%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (19.05%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (14.29%) QA
2 2 (4.76%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (2.38%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 11 (26.19%) Sybase
2 8 (19.05%) Oracle
3 7 (16.67%) Informatica
4 4 (9.52%) Tableau
4 4 (9.52%) Talend
5 3 (7.14%) Microsoft
6 2 (4.76%) Cognos
6 2 (4.76%) GoldenSource
6 2 (4.76%) RapidMiner
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