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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 5 6 13
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +7
Permanent jobs citing SQL 36 26 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 20.69% 18.44% 7.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category 40.91% 41.94% 31.25%
Number of salaries quoted 30 14 5
Median salary £75,000 £67,500 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £46,550 £40,050 £58,500
10% offered a salary of more than £115,000 £90,000 £86,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
88 62 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 50.57% 43.97% 23.19%
Number of salaries quoted 63 45 14
Median salary £77,500 £70,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.71% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £58,000
10% offered a salary of more than £115,000 £88,000 £100,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

The demand trend of job ads across the Canary Wharf region citing SQL as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 7 December 2016.

SQL Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, IT jobs citing SQL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Canary Wharf region with a requirement for SQL.

1 39 (56.52%) Java
2 29 (42.03%) Relational Database
3 28 (40.58%) Linux
4 26 (37.68%) Agile Software Development
5 24 (34.78%) Banking
6 22 (31.88%) HTML
7 19 (27.54%) SQL Server
8 18 (26.09%) Software Engineering
9 17 (24.64%) AngularJS
10 16 (23.19%) MVC
10 16 (23.19%) Sybase
10 16 (23.19%) Python
11 15 (21.74%) Windows
11 15 (21.74%) C#
11 15 (21.74%) JavaScript
11 15 (21.74%) PostgreSQL
11 15 (21.74%) Degree
12 14 (20.29%) Enterprise Software
12 14 (20.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 13 (18.84%) .NET
13 13 (18.84%) CSS
13 13 (18.84%) Spring
13 13 (18.84%) Low Latency
13 13 (18.84%) KDB
13 13 (18.84%) Multithreading
14 12 (17.39%) Electronic Trading
14 12 (17.39%) Groovy
14 12 (17.39%) TIBCO EMS
14 12 (17.39%) NoSQL
14 12 (17.39%) Solace

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (8.70%) IIS
2 4 (5.80%) JBoss
2 4 (5.80%) WebLogic
3 3 (4.35%) Apache
3 3 (4.35%) Confluence
3 3 (4.35%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.45%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (14.49%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.14%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (10.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (4.35%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 3 (4.35%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (4.35%) Amazon S3
2 3 (4.35%) Amazon SQS
2 3 (4.35%) AWS CloudFormation
2 3 (4.35%) Azure Active Directory
2 3 (4.35%) Google Drive
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.80%) FCoE
1 4 (5.80%) Fibre Channel
1 4 (5.80%) LAN
1 4 (5.80%) Multicast
1 4 (5.80%) NAS
1 4 (5.80%) SAN
1 4 (5.80%) WAN
2 3 (4.35%) FTP
2 3 (4.35%) HTTP
2 3 (4.35%) Internet
2 3 (4.35%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (42.03%) Relational Database
2 19 (27.54%) SQL Server
3 15 (21.74%) PostgreSQL
4 13 (18.84%) KDB
5 12 (17.39%) NoSQL
6 3 (4.35%) Amazon RDS
6 3 (4.35%) Berkeley DB
6 3 (4.35%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (4.35%) Informix
6 3 (4.35%) MySQL
6 3 (4.35%) RDBMS
7 2 (2.90%) Big Data
7 2 (2.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (1.45%) Apache Hive
8 1 (1.45%) Hadoop
8 1 (1.45%) HBase
8 1 (1.45%) Oracle Database
8 1 (1.45%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (1.45%) Oracle ODI
8 1 (1.45%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (8.70%) TeamCity
2 5 (7.25%) JIRA
3 4 (5.80%) Git (software)
4 3 (4.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (4.35%) Jenkins
4 3 (4.35%) Octopus Deploy
5 2 (2.90%) Grunt
5 2 (2.90%) gulp
5 2 (2.90%) jspm
5 2 (2.90%) Karma Test Runner
5 2 (2.90%) Selenium
5 2 (2.90%) SpecFlow
6 1 (1.45%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (1.45%) Toad
6 1 (1.45%) Visual Studio
General
1 24 (34.78%) Banking
2 12 (17.39%) Finance
3 7 (10.14%) Front Office
4 4 (5.80%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.45%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 48 (69.57%) Developer
2 22 (31.88%) Java Developer
3 10 (14.49%) Senior Developer
4 9 (13.04%) Angular Developer
4 9 (13.04%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 9 (13.04%) Senior Java Developer
5 8 (11.59%) C# Developer
6 7 (10.14%) Team Leader
7 6 (8.70%) Applications Support
8 5 (7.25%) Analyst
8 5 (7.25%) Applications Support Analyst
8 5 (7.25%) SQL Developer
8 5 (7.25%) Support Analyst
9 4 (5.80%) Infrastructure Architect
9 4 (5.80%) IT Architect
9 4 (5.80%) JavaScript Developer
9 4 (5.80%) Solutions Architect
9 4 (5.80%) Technical Leader
9 4 (5.80%) Technical Team Leader
9 4 (5.80%) Windows Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (31.88%) HTML
2 17 (24.64%) AngularJS
3 13 (18.84%) .NET
3 13 (18.84%) CSS
3 13 (18.84%) Spring
4 12 (17.39%) TIBCO EMS
4 12 (17.39%) Web Services
5 10 (14.49%) RESTful
6 9 (13.04%) HTML5
6 9 (13.04%) Spring MVC
7 7 (10.14%) ASP.NET
7 7 (10.14%) ASP.NET MVC
8 6 (8.70%) REST
8 6 (8.70%) WCF
8 6 (8.70%) WPF
9 5 (7.25%) XML
10 4 (5.80%) Hibernate
10 4 (5.80%) iBATIS
10 4 (5.80%) J2EE
11 3 (4.35%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 14 (20.29%) Enterprise Software
1 14 (20.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 9 (13.04%) Computer Science
3 5 (7.25%) Mathematics
4 4 (5.80%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (5.80%) Artificial Intelligence
4 4 (5.80%) Inversion of Control
5 3 (4.35%) Fixed Income
5 3 (4.35%) Physics
5 3 (4.35%) PKI
6 1 (1.45%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.45%) Derivative
6 1 (1.45%) Equities
6 1 (1.45%) Hedge funds
6 1 (1.45%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 28 (40.58%) Linux
2 15 (21.74%) Windows
3 12 (17.39%) Unix
4 7 (10.14%) Solaris
4 7 (10.14%) Windows Server
5 3 (4.35%) Android
5 3 (4.35%) Apple iOS
5 3 (4.35%) Windows 7
5 3 (4.35%) Windows 8
5 3 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (4.35%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (37.68%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (26.09%) Software Engineering
3 16 (23.19%) MVC
4 13 (18.84%) Low Latency
4 13 (18.84%) Multithreading
5 12 (17.39%) E-Commerce
5 12 (17.39%) Electronic Trading
6 9 (13.04%) Front End Development
7 8 (11.59%) Scrum
8 7 (10.14%) Analytics
8 7 (10.14%) Multithreaded Programming
8 7 (10.14%) User Acceptance Testing
9 6 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (8.70%) DevOps
9 6 (8.70%) TDD
10 5 (7.25%) Collateral Management
10 5 (7.25%) Refactoring
10 5 (7.25%) Unit Testing
11 4 (5.80%) Microservices
11 4 (5.80%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 39 (56.52%) Java
2 16 (23.19%) Python
3 15 (21.74%) C#
3 15 (21.74%) JavaScript
4 12 (17.39%) Groovy
5 6 (8.70%) C++
6 4 (5.80%) Scala
7 3 (4.35%) PHP
7 3 (4.35%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.45%) Apex Code
8 1 (1.45%) C
8 1 (1.45%) Perl
8 1 (1.45%) SOQL
Qualifications
1 15 (21.74%) Degree
2 3 (4.35%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 6 (8.70%) Active Directory
2 4 (5.80%) NFS
2 4 (5.80%) SRDF
3 3 (4.35%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (1.45%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 3 (4.35%) Ansible
1 3 (4.35%) Nagios
1 3 (4.35%) Opsview
1 3 (4.35%) ZABBIX
2 1 (1.45%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 16 (23.19%) Sybase
2 12 (17.39%) ION Trading
2 12 (17.39%) Solace
2 12 (17.39%) TIBCO
3 9 (13.04%) Oracle
4 8 (11.59%) Microsoft
5 4 (5.80%) Cisco
5 4 (5.80%) EMC
5 4 (5.80%) Intel
5 4 (5.80%) NetApp
6 3 (4.35%) Atlassian
6 3 (4.35%) Google
6 3 (4.35%) New Relic
6 3 (4.35%) Red Hat
6 3 (4.35%) SAP
6 3 (4.35%) SolarWinds
6 3 (4.35%) Trend Micro
7 1 (1.45%) Salesforce.com