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 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL (Structured Query Language)
London / Canary Wharf
Rank 7 8 12
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +4
Permanent jobs citing SQL 43 17 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 21.29% 13.82% 10.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 41.75% 42.50% 31.82%
Number of salaries quoted 32 16 7
Median salary £80,000 £67,500 £82,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.51% -18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £39,500 £64,500
10% offered a salary of more than £115,000 £88,750 £90,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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
103 40 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 50.99% 32.52% 32.35%
Number of salaries quoted 74 38 20
Median salary £80,000 £67,500 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.51% -
90% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £60,000
10% offered a salary of more than £115,000 £90,000 £87,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 17 January 2017.

SQL Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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 (52.00%) Java
2 29 (38.67%) Banking
2 29 (38.67%) Relational Database
3 27 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 24 (32.00%) Sybase
6 23 (30.67%) Software Engineering
7 21 (28.00%) C#
7 21 (28.00%) Python
8 20 (26.67%) Finance
9 19 (25.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 19 (25.33%) Enterprise Software
10 18 (24.00%) Low Latency
10 18 (24.00%) KDB
10 18 (24.00%) Degree
11 17 (22.67%) ION Trading
11 17 (22.67%) TIBCO
11 17 (22.67%) E-Commerce
11 17 (22.67%) .NET
11 17 (22.67%) Electronic Trading
11 17 (22.67%) Groovy
11 17 (22.67%) TIBCO EMS
11 17 (22.67%) NoSQL
11 17 (22.67%) Solace
12 16 (21.33%) HTML
13 15 (20.00%) Front Office
13 15 (20.00%) Multithreading
14 14 (18.67%) Linux
15 13 (17.33%) Scrum
15 13 (17.33%) MVC

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 4 (5.33%) JBoss
1 4 (5.33%) WebLogic
2 3 (4.00%) Apache
2 3 (4.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.33%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.33%) IIS
3 1 (1.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (13.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.33%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (5.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (4.00%) Google Drive
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.00%) FTP
1 3 (4.00%) HTTP
1 3 (4.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (38.67%) Relational Database
2 25 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 18 (24.00%) KDB
4 17 (22.67%) NoSQL
5 9 (12.00%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (5.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (4.00%) Berkeley DB
7 3 (4.00%) Informix
7 3 (4.00%) MySQL
7 3 (4.00%) RDBMS
7 3 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (2.67%) Big Data
8 2 (2.67%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (2.67%) DB2
8 2 (2.67%) Qlik Sense
8 2 (2.67%) QlikView
9 1 (1.33%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (1.33%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (1.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (1.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (9.33%) Selenium
2 6 (8.00%) TeamCity
3 5 (6.67%) Grunt
3 5 (6.67%) gulp
3 5 (6.67%) jspm
3 5 (6.67%) Karma Test Runner
3 5 (6.67%) SpecFlow
4 3 (4.00%) Git (software)
5 2 (2.67%) Ant
5 2 (2.67%) Concordion
5 2 (2.67%) Cucumber
5 2 (2.67%) Gradle
5 2 (2.67%) Hudson
5 2 (2.67%) JBehave
5 2 (2.67%) Jenkins
5 2 (2.67%) JIRA
5 2 (2.67%) JUnit
5 2 (2.67%) Maven
6 1 (1.33%) Toad
6 1 (1.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 29 (38.67%) Banking
2 20 (26.67%) Finance
3 15 (20.00%) Front Office
4 6 (8.00%) Investment Banking
5 3 (4.00%) Back Office
6 1 (1.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 58 (77.33%) Developer
2 28 (37.33%) Java Developer
3 17 (22.67%) Senior Developer
4 14 (18.67%) C# Developer
4 14 (18.67%) Senior Java Developer
5 7 (9.33%) Applications Support
5 7 (9.33%) SQL Developer
5 7 (9.33%) Team Leader
6 6 (8.00%) Analyst
6 6 (8.00%) Applications Support Analyst
6 6 (8.00%) JavaScript Developer
6 6 (8.00%) Support Analyst
7 5 (6.67%) Windows Support Analyst
8 4 (5.33%) .NET Developer
8 4 (5.33%) Technical Leader
8 4 (5.33%) Technical Team Leader
9 3 (4.00%) C++ Developer
9 3 (4.00%) Lead Developer
9 3 (4.00%) Operations Manager
9 3 (4.00%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (22.67%) .NET
1 17 (22.67%) TIBCO EMS
2 16 (21.33%) HTML
3 13 (17.33%) AngularJS
4 10 (13.33%) ASP.NET
4 10 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 10 (13.33%) CSS
4 10 (13.33%) HTML5
5 9 (12.00%) .NET Framework
5 9 (12.00%) REST
5 9 (12.00%) Spring
5 9 (12.00%) WCF
5 9 (12.00%) WPF
6 7 (9.33%) RESTful
6 7 (9.33%) XML
7 6 (8.00%) Web Services
8 5 (6.67%) CSS3
8 5 (6.67%) Entity Framework
8 5 (6.67%) LINQ
8 5 (6.67%) React
Miscellaneous
1 19 (25.33%) Enterprise Software
1 19 (25.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 9 (12.00%) Computer Science
3 8 (10.67%) Mathematics
4 6 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (5.33%) Artificial Intelligence
5 4 (5.33%) Inversion of Control
6 3 (4.00%) Fixed Income
6 3 (4.00%) Hedge funds
6 3 (4.00%) Physics
7 2 (2.67%) Visualisation
8 1 (1.33%) Data Integration
8 1 (1.33%) Derivative
8 1 (1.33%) Equities
8 1 (1.33%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 14 (18.67%) Linux
2 12 (16.00%) Unix
3 9 (12.00%) Windows
4 5 (6.67%) Windows Server
5 3 (4.00%) Android
5 3 (4.00%) Apple iOS
5 3 (4.00%) Solaris
5 3 (4.00%) Windows 7
5 3 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.33%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (30.67%) Software Engineering
3 18 (24.00%) Low Latency
4 17 (22.67%) E-Commerce
4 17 (22.67%) Electronic Trading
5 15 (20.00%) Multithreading
6 13 (17.33%) MVC
6 13 (17.33%) Scrum
7 9 (12.00%) Analytics
8 8 (10.67%) TDD
8 8 (10.67%) Unit Testing
9 6 (8.00%) DevOps
9 6 (8.00%) Multithreaded Programming
9 6 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (8.00%) User Acceptance Testing
10 5 (6.67%) ETL
10 5 (6.67%) Kanban
10 5 (6.67%) OO
10 5 (6.67%) SOLID
10 5 (6.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 39 (52.00%) Java
2 21 (28.00%) C#
2 21 (28.00%) Python
3 17 (22.67%) Groovy
4 12 (16.00%) JavaScript
5 6 (8.00%) C++
5 6 (8.00%) T-SQL
6 4 (5.33%) Scala
7 3 (4.00%) PHP
7 3 (4.00%) PowerShell
8 2 (2.67%) Shell Script
8 2 (2.67%) VBA
9 1 (1.33%) Apex Code
9 1 (1.33%) C
9 1 (1.33%) Perl
9 1 (1.33%) SOQL
Qualifications
1 18 (24.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (4.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.67%) Docker
3 1 (1.33%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 3 (4.00%) Nagios
1 3 (4.00%) Opsview
1 3 (4.00%) ZABBIX
2 1 (1.33%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 24 (32.00%) Sybase
2 17 (22.67%) ION Trading
2 17 (22.67%) Solace
2 17 (22.67%) TIBCO
3 8 (10.67%) Oracle
4 7 (9.33%) Microsoft
5 3 (4.00%) Google
5 3 (4.00%) Red Hat
5 3 (4.00%) SolarWinds
6 2 (2.67%) Perforce
6 2 (2.67%) SAP
7 1 (1.33%) Salesforce.com