The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 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 Programming Languages category for the Canary Wharf region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 23 5 3
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -2
Permanent jobs citing SQL 19 93 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 8.05% 29.06% 24.85%
As % of the Programming Languages category 18.81% 40.09% 57.86%
Number of salaries quoted 14 63 51
Average salary £55,000 £78,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.48% +24.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,750 £35,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £95,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
Programming Languages Category
Canary Wharf
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
101 232 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 42.80% 72.50% 42.94%
Number of salaries quoted 80 185 104
Average salary £90,000 £80,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £120,000 £95,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
SQL
London

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 18 April 2014.

SQL Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 22 (36.67%) Finance
2 21 (35.00%) Oracle
3 20 (33.33%) PL/SQL
4 19 (31.67%) C#
4 19 (31.67%) Banking
5 17 (28.33%) .NET
6 15 (25.00%) MS Excel
6 15 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
7 13 (21.67%) SQL Server
8 12 (20.00%) SharePoint
8 12 (20.00%) Back Office
8 12 (20.00%) Workflow
8 12 (20.00%) WCF
8 12 (20.00%) WPF
8 12 (20.00%) Silverlight
8 12 (20.00%) MVVM
9 11 (18.33%) ETL
9 11 (18.33%) Microsoft
9 11 (18.33%) MS Office
9 11 (18.33%) Java
9 11 (18.33%) Windows
10 10 (16.67%) Sybase
10 10 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
10 10 (16.67%) Investment Banking
11 9 (15.00%) Automated Testing
11 9 (15.00%) HTML
11 9 (15.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 8 (13.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 8 (13.33%) Project Management
12 8 (13.33%) JavaScript

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 12 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 7 (11.67%) IIS
3 5 (8.33%) Apache
3 5 (8.33%) Tomcat
3 5 (8.33%) LiveLink
4 4 (6.67%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 4 (6.67%) Oracle Coherence
4 4 (6.67%) WebSphere
Applications
1 15 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 11 (18.33%) MS Office
3 3 (5.00%) ProjectWise
3 3 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.67%) InfoPath
4 1 (1.67%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (1.67%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.67%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (6.67%) RMDS
2 3 (5.00%) IntelliMatch
3 2 (3.33%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 2 (3.33%) Cognos TM1
4 1 (1.67%) CA Clarity
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.67%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.33%) HTTP
2 4 (6.67%) SAN
2 4 (6.67%) LAN
2 4 (6.67%) WAN
2 4 (6.67%) FCoE
2 4 (6.67%) Fibre Channel
2 4 (6.67%) NAS
2 4 (6.67%) Multicast
3 3 (5.00%) DHCP
3 3 (5.00%) DNS
3 3 (5.00%) Firewall
4 1 (1.67%) Intranet
4 1 (1.67%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (21.67%) SQL Server
2 10 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (13.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (13.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 6 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (10.00%) Oracle Database
5 5 (8.33%) DB2
6 4 (6.67%) RDBMS
6 4 (6.67%) HBase
6 4 (6.67%) Hadoop
6 4 (6.67%) Relational Database
7 2 (3.33%) Oracle BI EE
8 1 (1.67%) MongoDB
8 1 (1.67%) Oracle ODI
8 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (1.67%) QlikView
8 1 (1.67%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 7 (11.67%) Toad
2 6 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (8.33%) PVCS
3 5 (8.33%) WinRunner
3 5 (8.33%) LoadRunner
3 5 (8.33%) ERwin
4 2 (3.33%) JIRA
5 1 (1.67%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (1.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 22 (36.67%) Finance
2 19 (31.67%) Banking
3 12 (20.00%) Back Office
4 10 (16.67%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (30.00%) Developer
2 12 (20.00%) Analyst
3 7 (11.67%) SQL Developer
4 6 (10.00%) Project Manager
4 6 (10.00%) .NET Project Manager
5 5 (8.33%) Test Manager
5 5 (8.33%) Architect
6 4 (6.67%) Support Engineer
6 4 (6.67%) Lead Developer
6 4 (6.67%) C# Developer
6 4 (6.67%) Java Developer
6 4 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (6.67%) Lead Java Developer
6 4 (6.67%) Lead C# Developer
6 4 (6.67%) Support Manager
6 4 (6.67%) IT Support Manager
6 4 (6.67%) IT Support
7 3 (5.00%) Senior IT Support
7 3 (5.00%) IT Support Assistant
7 3 (5.00%) IT Assistant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (28.33%) .NET
2 12 (20.00%) WCF
2 12 (20.00%) WPF
2 12 (20.00%) Silverlight
3 9 (15.00%) HTML
4 7 (11.67%) XML
5 4 (6.67%) Hibernate
5 4 (6.67%) Middleware
5 4 (6.67%) Rendezvous
5 4 (6.67%) JMS
5 4 (6.67%) XSLT
5 4 (6.67%) Spring
6 2 (3.33%) Web Services
7 1 (1.67%) RabbitMQ
7 1 (1.67%) Ajax
7 1 (1.67%) CAML
7 1 (1.67%) jQuery
7 1 (1.67%) ASP.NET
7 1 (1.67%) CSS
7 1 (1.67%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 7 (11.67%) Computer Science
3 6 (10.00%) Management Information System
4 5 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (5.00%) SWIFT
5 3 (5.00%) Hedge funds
5 3 (5.00%) Client/Server
6 2 (3.33%) Visualisation
7 1 (1.67%) Derivative
7 1 (1.67%) Clustering
7 1 (1.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 11 (18.33%) Windows
2 8 (13.33%) Linux
3 4 (6.67%) Solaris
4 1 (1.67%) Windows 8
4 1 (1.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.67%) CentOS
4 1 (1.67%) Windows Vista
4 1 (1.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 12 (20.00%) Workflow
2 12 (20.00%) MVVM
3 11 (18.33%) ETL
4 9 (15.00%) Automated Testing
5 8 (13.33%) Project Management
5 8 (13.33%) ITIL
5 8 (13.33%) Data Modelling
5 8 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
6 7 (11.67%) Time Management
7 6 (10.00%) OOP
7 6 (10.00%) PRINCE2
7 6 (10.00%) Software Testing
7 6 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
8 5 (8.33%) Kimball Methodology
8 5 (8.33%) Test Strategy
8 5 (8.33%) Test Scripting
8 5 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (6.67%) Benchmarking
9 4 (6.67%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 20 (33.33%) PL/SQL
2 19 (31.67%) C#
3 11 (18.33%) Java
4 8 (13.33%) JavaScript
5 6 (10.00%) T-SQL
6 4 (6.67%) VBA
7 3 (5.00%) Python
7 3 (5.00%) Perl
8 1 (1.67%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.67%) R
Qualifications
1 6 (10.00%) Degree
2 5 (8.33%) ISEB
3 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.67%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (15.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 5 (8.33%) QA
3 2 (3.33%) SLA
4 1 (1.67%) EMIR
4 1 (1.67%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 4 (6.67%) NFS
1 4 (6.67%) Oracle RAC
1 4 (6.67%) SRDF
2 1 (1.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (8.33%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.67%) SCOM
2 1 (1.67%) Puppet
2 1 (1.67%) HAProxy
2 1 (1.67%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (1.67%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.67%) Nagios
Vendors
1 21 (35.00%) Oracle
2 11 (18.33%) Microsoft
3 10 (16.67%) Sybase
4 7 (11.67%) Cognos
5 5 (8.33%) HP
5 5 (8.33%) MicroStrategy
6 4 (6.67%) TIBCO
6 4 (6.67%) NetApp
6 4 (6.67%) Citrix
6 4 (6.67%) EMC
6 4 (6.67%) Intel
6 4 (6.67%) Cisco
6 4 (6.67%) IBM
6 4 (6.67%) DataSynapse
6 4 (6.67%) 29West
7 3 (5.00%) Murex
7 3 (5.00%) Reuters
7 3 (5.00%) Bloomberg
8 1 (1.67%) Terracotta
8 1 (1.67%) RightScale