The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the Docklands, London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 13 26 10
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -16
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 27 12 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Docklands, London 13.99% 6.06% 12.87%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 43.55% 22.64% 78.79%
Number of salaries quoted 17 12 19
Average salary £40,000 £63,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.00% +41.11%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
SQL Server
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in permanent jobs advertised in the Docklands, London region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Docklands, London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
62 53 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Docklands, London 32.12% 26.77% 16.34%
Number of salaries quoted 51 50 25
Average salary £69,500 £57,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.86% +15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £53,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £68,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Docklands, London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Docklands, London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Docklands, London region.

SQL Server Salary Trend in Docklands, London

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in Docklands, London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Docklands, London region over the 3 months to 1 April 2015.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Docklands, London

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Docklands, London

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the Docklands, London region citing SQL Server 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 Server.

1 38 (71.70%) Microsoft
2 27 (50.94%) MS Excel
3 22 (41.51%) Windows
3 22 (41.51%) Finance
4 19 (35.85%) Scrum
4 19 (35.85%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (32.08%) C#
5 17 (32.08%) SQL
5 17 (32.08%) .NET
6 16 (30.19%) OO
6 16 (30.19%) NetApp
6 16 (30.19%) VMware
7 15 (28.30%) Web Services
7 15 (28.30%) SNMP
7 15 (28.30%) DNS
7 15 (28.30%) SAN
7 15 (28.30%) EqualLogic
7 15 (28.30%) VCP5
8 14 (26.42%) N-Tier
8 14 (26.42%) TDD
8 14 (26.42%) Unit Testing
8 14 (26.42%) BDD
8 14 (26.42%) SpecFlow
9 13 (24.53%) Oracle
10 12 (22.64%) ASP.NET
11 11 (20.75%) Java
11 11 (20.75%) IBM
11 11 (20.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 11 (20.75%) Continuous Integration
11 11 (20.75%) JBehave

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the Docklands, London region citing SQL Server 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 Server. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (16.98%) Tomcat
2 4 (7.55%) IIS
3 3 (5.66%) WebSphere
4 2 (3.77%) JBoss
Applications
1 27 (50.94%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.89%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Cognos TM1
1 1 (1.89%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Communications & Networking
1 15 (28.30%) SNMP
1 15 (28.30%) DNS
1 15 (28.30%) SAN
2 2 (3.77%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (1.89%) HTTP
3 1 (1.89%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (15.09%) Relational Database
2 7 (13.21%) MySQL
3 6 (11.32%) RDBMS
4 5 (9.43%) MongoDB
5 3 (5.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (3.77%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (3.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (3.77%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (3.77%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.89%) MS Access
7 1 (1.89%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.89%) Pentaho
7 1 (1.89%) Cognos Event Studio
7 1 (1.89%) Cognos Metric Studio
Development Applications
1 14 (26.42%) SpecFlow
2 11 (20.75%) JBehave
3 5 (9.43%) Selenium
4 4 (7.55%) WebLOAD
4 4 (7.55%) QuickTest Pro
4 4 (7.55%) LoadRunner
5 1 (1.89%) Maven
5 1 (1.89%) JIRA
5 1 (1.89%) Ant
5 1 (1.89%) JUnit
5 1 (1.89%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.89%) Jenkins
General
1 22 (41.51%) Finance
2 1 (1.89%) Advertising
2 1 (1.89%) Banking
2 1 (1.89%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (37.74%) Developer
2 19 (35.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 18 (33.96%) Analyst
4 15 (28.30%) Analyst Programmer
4 15 (28.30%) Programmer
5 10 (18.87%) Lead Developer
5 10 (18.87%) Developer Analyst
5 10 (18.87%) Lead Analyst Programmer
5 10 (18.87%) Lead Programmer
6 7 (13.21%) Lead Java Developer
6 7 (13.21%) Java Developer
6 7 (13.21%) Analyst Developer
6 7 (13.21%) Lead Analyst Developer
7 6 (11.32%) .NET Developer
8 3 (5.66%) Consultant
8 3 (5.66%) Team Leader
8 3 (5.66%) Development Team Leader
8 3 (5.66%) QA Tester
8 3 (5.66%) Lead Tester
8 3 (5.66%) Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (32.08%) .NET
2 15 (28.30%) Web Services
3 12 (22.64%) ASP.NET
4 10 (18.87%) FIX Protocol
4 10 (18.87%) ASP.NET MVC
5 7 (13.21%) Dojo
5 7 (13.21%) Hibernate
5 7 (13.21%) Spring
5 7 (13.21%) JMS
6 5 (9.43%) .NET Framework
6 5 (9.43%) Entity Framework
6 5 (9.43%) Castle Windsor
7 4 (7.55%) Silverlight
8 3 (5.66%) HTML
8 3 (5.66%) WCF
8 3 (5.66%) WebSphere MQ
8 3 (5.66%) Middleware
8 3 (5.66%) CSS
9 2 (3.77%) LAMP
9 2 (3.77%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 15 (28.30%) EqualLogic
2 14 (26.42%) N-Tier
3 10 (18.87%) SWIFT
4 5 (9.43%) Inversion of Control
5 4 (7.55%) Open Source
6 1 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.89%) Fixed Income
6 1 (1.89%) Interest Rate Derivative
6 1 (1.89%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 22 (41.51%) Windows
2 3 (5.66%) Linux
3 1 (1.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (35.85%) Scrum
1 19 (35.85%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (30.19%) OO
3 14 (26.42%) TDD
3 14 (26.42%) Unit Testing
3 14 (26.42%) BDD
4 11 (20.75%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (18.87%) Multithreading
5 10 (18.87%) MVC
5 10 (18.87%) OOD
5 10 (18.87%) Waterfall
6 8 (15.09%) DevOps
7 5 (9.43%) SOA
7 5 (9.43%) OOA/OOD
8 4 (7.55%) Performance Testing
8 4 (7.55%) Test Scripting
8 4 (7.55%) Mentoring
8 4 (7.55%) ATDD
9 3 (5.66%) Feature Driven Development
9 3 (5.66%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 17 (32.08%) C#
1 17 (32.08%) SQL
2 11 (20.75%) Java
3 10 (18.87%) JavaScript
4 4 (7.55%) VB.NET
5 2 (3.77%) VBA
5 2 (3.77%) Perl
5 2 (3.77%) PHP
5 2 (3.77%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.89%) VB
6 1 (1.89%) Python
6 1 (1.89%) IronPython
6 1 (1.89%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 15 (28.30%) VCP5
2 11 (20.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (7.55%) MCITP
3 4 (7.55%) MCSE
3 4 (7.55%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (5.66%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (5.66%) ISEB
5 1 (1.89%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (15.09%) QA
System Software
1 11 (20.75%) VMware ESXi
2 8 (15.09%) Hyper-V
3 4 (7.55%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (9.43%) StatsD
2 4 (7.55%) SCVMM
2 4 (7.55%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.89%) Puppet
Vendors
1 38 (71.70%) Microsoft
2 16 (30.19%) NetApp
2 16 (30.19%) VMware
3 13 (24.53%) Oracle
4 11 (20.75%) IBM
5 3 (5.66%) Cisco
5 3 (5.66%) ION Trading
6 2 (3.77%) HP
7 1 (1.89%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.89%) Bloomberg
7 1 (1.89%) Cognos
7 1 (1.89%) DevExpress