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 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL (Structured Query Language)
London / Canary Wharf
Rank 4 14 17
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +3
Permanent jobs citing SQL 45 12 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 23.68% 9.45% 9.73%
As % of the Programming Languages category 45.00% 38.71% 35.48%
Number of salaries quoted 36 12 11
Median salary £61,250 £72,500 £80,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.51% -9.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £39,100 £60,000
10% offered a salary of more than £115,000 £86,250 £90,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
100 31 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 52.63% 24.41% 27.43%
Number of salaries quoted 82 29 31
Median salary £70,000 £55,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+27.27% -18.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,250 £60,000
10% offered a salary of more than £115,000 £90,000 £87,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 21 February 2017.

SQL Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 37 (46.25%) Java
2 31 (38.75%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (36.25%) Banking
4 28 (35.00%) Relational Database
5 27 (33.75%) SQL Server
6 25 (31.25%) C#
7 24 (30.00%) Software Engineering
8 23 (28.75%) Sybase
9 22 (27.50%) .NET
9 22 (27.50%) Enterprise Software
10 21 (26.25%) Python
10 21 (26.25%) Finance
11 19 (23.75%) Degree
12 18 (22.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 18 (22.50%) Solace
13 17 (21.25%) E-Commerce
13 17 (21.25%) ION Trading
13 17 (21.25%) TIBCO
13 17 (21.25%) TIBCO EMS
13 17 (21.25%) KDB
13 17 (21.25%) Electronic Trading
13 17 (21.25%) Groovy
13 17 (21.25%) Low Latency
13 17 (21.25%) NoSQL
14 16 (20.00%) HTML
15 15 (18.75%) ASP.NET
15 15 (18.75%) MVC
15 15 (18.75%) Multithreading
16 14 (17.50%) Front Office
16 14 (17.50%) Scrum

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 5 (6.25%) IIS
2 4 (5.00%) JBoss
2 4 (5.00%) WebLogic
3 2 (2.50%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.25%) Apache
4 1 (1.25%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.25%) DataSynapse
4 1 (1.25%) NServiceBus
4 1 (1.25%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.25%) WebSphere
Applications
1 9 (11.25%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.25%) Adobe Campaign
1 1 (1.25%) Eloqua
1 1 (1.25%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.50%) Google Analytics
3 1 (1.25%) Google Drive
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.75%) HTTP
1 3 (3.75%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.25%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (35.00%) Relational Database
2 27 (33.75%) SQL Server
3 17 (21.25%) KDB
3 17 (21.25%) NoSQL
4 7 (8.75%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (5.00%) RDBMS
7 3 (3.75%) Berkeley DB
7 3 (3.75%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (2.50%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (2.50%) DB2
8 2 (2.50%) Qlik Sense
8 2 (2.50%) QlikView
8 2 (2.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (2.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (1.25%) Big Data
9 1 (1.25%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (1.25%) Informix
9 1 (1.25%) MySQL
9 1 (1.25%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 7 (8.75%) Selenium
1 7 (8.75%) TeamCity
2 5 (6.25%) Grunt
2 5 (6.25%) gulp
2 5 (6.25%) jspm
2 5 (6.25%) Karma Test Runner
2 5 (6.25%) SpecFlow
3 4 (5.00%) Git (software)
3 4 (5.00%) Visual Studio
4 3 (3.75%) JIRA
5 2 (2.50%) Ant
5 2 (2.50%) Concordion
5 2 (2.50%) Cucumber
5 2 (2.50%) Gradle
5 2 (2.50%) Hudson
5 2 (2.50%) JBehave
5 2 (2.50%) Jenkins
5 2 (2.50%) JUnit
5 2 (2.50%) Maven
6 1 (1.25%) Toad
General
1 29 (36.25%) Banking
2 21 (26.25%) Finance
3 14 (17.50%) Front Office
4 5 (6.25%) Investment Banking
5 4 (5.00%) Back Office
6 2 (2.50%) Marketing
7 1 (1.25%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 59 (73.75%) Developer
2 27 (33.75%) Java Developer
3 18 (22.50%) C# Developer
4 17 (21.25%) Senior Developer
5 14 (17.50%) Java Pricing Developer
5 14 (17.50%) Senior Java Developer
6 11 (13.75%) SQL Developer
7 9 (11.25%) Analyst
7 9 (11.25%) JavaScript Developer
7 9 (11.25%) Team Leader
8 8 (10.00%) .NET Developer
9 7 (8.75%) Applications Support
9 7 (8.75%) C# .NET Developer
9 7 (8.75%) Support Analyst
10 6 (7.50%) Applications Support Analyst
11 5 (6.25%) Technical Leader
11 5 (6.25%) Windows Support Analyst
12 4 (5.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 4 (5.00%) Technical Team Leader
12 4 (5.00%) Unix Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (27.50%) .NET
2 17 (21.25%) TIBCO EMS
3 16 (20.00%) HTML
4 15 (18.75%) ASP.NET
5 12 (15.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 12 (15.00%) CSS
6 10 (12.50%) .NET Framework
6 10 (12.50%) WPF
7 9 (11.25%) AngularJS
7 9 (11.25%) HTML5
7 9 (11.25%) REST
7 9 (11.25%) WCF
7 9 (11.25%) XML
8 6 (7.50%) Spring
9 5 (6.25%) ASP.NET Web API
9 5 (6.25%) CSS3
9 5 (6.25%) Entity Framework
9 5 (6.25%) LINQ
9 5 (6.25%) React
9 5 (6.25%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 22 (27.50%) Enterprise Software
2 18 (22.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 10 (12.50%) Computer Science
4 6 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (3.75%) Fixed Income
5 3 (3.75%) Hedge funds
5 3 (3.75%) Mobile App
6 2 (2.50%) Fintech
7 1 (1.25%) Beowulf
7 1 (1.25%) Derivative
7 1 (1.25%) PMI
7 1 (1.25%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 12 (15.00%) Unix
2 10 (12.50%) Linux
3 8 (10.00%) Windows
4 3 (3.75%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.25%) Android
5 1 (1.25%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.25%) Solaris
5 1 (1.25%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.25%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (38.75%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (30.00%) Software Engineering
3 17 (21.25%) E-Commerce
3 17 (21.25%) Electronic Trading
3 17 (21.25%) Low Latency
4 15 (18.75%) Multithreading
4 15 (18.75%) MVC
5 14 (17.50%) Scrum
6 11 (13.75%) Analytics
7 9 (11.25%) Mathematics
8 7 (8.75%) DevOps
8 7 (8.75%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (8.75%) TDD
8 7 (8.75%) Unit Testing
9 6 (7.50%) Kanban
9 6 (7.50%) Multithreaded Programming
9 6 (7.50%) SOLID
10 5 (6.25%) ETL
10 5 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
10 5 (6.25%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 37 (46.25%) Java
2 25 (31.25%) C#
3 21 (26.25%) Python
4 17 (21.25%) Groovy
5 13 (16.25%) JavaScript
6 10 (12.50%) T-SQL
7 7 (8.75%) C++
8 4 (5.00%) Scala
9 3 (3.75%) PHP
9 3 (3.75%) PowerShell
10 2 (2.50%) PL/SQL
10 2 (2.50%) Shell Script
10 2 (2.50%) VBA
11 1 (1.25%) Apex Code
11 1 (1.25%) C
11 1 (1.25%) SOQL
Qualifications
1 19 (23.75%) Degree
2 1 (1.25%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (2.50%) Active Directory
1 2 (2.50%) Docker
2 1 (1.25%) HDFS
2 1 (1.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.25%) Hadoop YARN
1 1 (1.25%) Nagios
1 1 (1.25%) Opsview
1 1 (1.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 1 (1.25%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 23 (28.75%) Sybase
2 18 (22.50%) Solace
3 17 (21.25%) ION Trading
3 17 (21.25%) TIBCO
4 10 (12.50%) Oracle
5 7 (8.75%) Microsoft
6 3 (3.75%) Google
7 2 (2.50%) Perforce
7 2 (2.50%) SAP
7 2 (2.50%) Tableau
8 1 (1.25%) Adobe
8 1 (1.25%) Cisco
8 1 (1.25%) Citrix
8 1 (1.25%) Cognizant
8 1 (1.25%) IBM
8 1 (1.25%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.25%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
8 1 (1.25%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (1.25%) SolarWinds
8 1 (1.25%) VMware