Period
to 16 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf with a requirement for SQL Server skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SQL Server over the 6 months to 16 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Tower Hamlets > Canary Wharf
6 months to
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 12 8 20
Rank change year-on-year -4 +12 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 31 57 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 14.83% 19.79% 8.68%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 36.47% 69.51% 34.25%
Number of salaries quoted 25 33 23
Canary Wharf median annual salary £70,000 £67,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.70% +12.50% +20.00%
10th Percentile £52,500 £35,750 £37,500
90th Percentile £100,000 £81,000 £105,000
Tower Hamlets median annual salary £70,000 £67,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +3.70% +12.50% +20.00%

SQL Server is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Canary Wharf
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 85 82 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 40.67% 28.47% 25.35%
Number of salaries quoted 74 57 71
Canary Wharf median annual salary £56,250 £70,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -19.64% +16.67% -2.04%
10th Percentile £41,250 £36,050 £50,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £83,000 £105,000
Tower Hamlets median annual salary £57,500 £70,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -17.86% +16.67% +6.67%

SQL Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Canary Wharf

Job postings citing SQL Server as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server in Canary Wharf

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server in Canary Wharf.

Salary trend for SQL Server in Canary Wharf

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server in Canary Wharf over the 6 months to 16 August 2018.

Salary histogram for SQL Server in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 16 August 2018, IT jobs citing SQL Server also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Canary Wharf region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 20 (64.52%) C#
1 20 (64.52%) SQL
1 20 (64.52%) .NET
2 18 (58.06%) ASP.NET
3 14 (45.16%) JavaScript
3 14 (45.16%) jQuery
4 13 (41.94%) Banking
5 12 (38.71%) Web Development
6 11 (35.48%) Retail
6 11 (35.48%) HTML
6 11 (35.48%) Data Warehouse
7 10 (32.26%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (32.26%) TDD
7 10 (32.26%) Finance
8 9 (29.03%) Scrum
8 9 (29.03%) OO
8 9 (29.03%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (29.03%) Git (software)
8 9 (29.03%) Team Foundation Server
8 9 (29.03%) Test Automation
8 9 (29.03%) BDD
9 8 (25.81%) ASP.NET MVC
9 8 (25.81%) .NET Framework
9 8 (25.81%) MVC
10 7 (22.58%) Risk Management
10 7 (22.58%) Extreme Programming
10 7 (22.58%) Pair Programming
10 7 (22.58%) NUnit
10 7 (22.58%) Software Engineering
10 7 (22.58%) C

SQL Server
Co-occurring 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 2 (6.45%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 6 (19.35%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (12.90%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.45%) SAN
2 1 (3.23%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (35.48%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (12.90%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (12.90%) VLDB
3 3 (9.68%) Azure SQL Database
4 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (3.23%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (29.03%) Git (software)
1 9 (29.03%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (22.58%) Jasmine
2 7 (22.58%) NUnit
2 7 (22.58%) ReSharper
2 7 (22.58%) Selenium
2 7 (22.58%) SpecFlow
3 6 (19.35%) Visual Studio
4 2 (6.45%) Jenkins
4 2 (6.45%) Subversion
General
1 13 (41.94%) Banking
2 11 (35.48%) Retail
3 10 (32.26%) Finance
4 6 (19.35%) Front Office
5 4 (12.90%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (61.29%) Developer
2 14 (45.16%) SQL Developer
3 9 (29.03%) C# Developer
4 8 (25.81%) .NET Developer
5 7 (22.58%) C# .NET Developer
6 6 (19.35%) .NET Software Engineer
6 6 (19.35%) C# Software Engineer
6 6 (19.35%) Front Office Developer
6 6 (19.35%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
6 6 (19.35%) Senior C# Software Engineer
6 6 (19.35%) Senior Software Engineer
6 6 (19.35%) Software Engineer
7 5 (16.13%) Report Developer
8 4 (12.90%) Automation Engineer
8 4 (12.90%) C# Software Developer
8 4 (12.90%) Data Warehouse Developer
8 4 (12.90%) Python Engineer
8 4 (12.90%) Server Engineer
8 4 (12.90%) Software Developer
9 3 (9.68%) Azure Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (64.52%) .NET
2 18 (58.06%) ASP.NET
3 14 (45.16%) jQuery
4 11 (35.48%) HTML
5 8 (25.81%) .NET Framework
5 8 (25.81%) ASP.NET MVC
6 7 (22.58%) AngularJS
6 7 (22.58%) Code First Entity Framework
6 7 (22.58%) Entity Framework
6 7 (22.58%) React Native
7 6 (19.35%) KnockoutJS
7 6 (19.35%) REST
8 4 (12.90%) EDI
8 4 (12.90%) RESTful
9 3 (9.68%) ASP.NET Web API
9 3 (9.68%) CSS
9 3 (9.68%) JSON
10 2 (6.45%) Autofac
10 2 (6.45%) Dapper ORM
10 2 (6.45%) Google Maps API
Miscellaneous
1 7 (22.58%) Greenfield Project
2 6 (19.35%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (16.13%) Data Structures
4 4 (12.90%) User Experience
5 3 (9.68%) Computer Science
6 2 (6.45%) Clustering
6 2 (6.45%) Equities
6 2 (6.45%) Fintech
6 2 (6.45%) Fixed Income
6 2 (6.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (6.45%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 7 (22.58%) Android
1 7 (22.58%) Apple iOS
1 7 (22.58%) Nucleus RTOS
1 7 (22.58%) Windows
1 7 (22.58%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (38.71%) Web Development
2 10 (32.26%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (32.26%) TDD
3 9 (29.03%) BDD
3 9 (29.03%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (29.03%) OO
3 9 (29.03%) Scrum
3 9 (29.03%) Test Automation
4 8 (25.81%) MVC
5 7 (22.58%) Android Development
5 7 (22.58%) Enterprise Architecture
5 7 (22.58%) Extreme Programming
5 7 (22.58%) iOS Development
5 7 (22.58%) Kanban
5 7 (22.58%) OOD
5 7 (22.58%) Pair Programming
5 7 (22.58%) Performance Tuning
5 7 (22.58%) Risk Management
5 7 (22.58%) Software Engineering
5 7 (22.58%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 20 (64.52%) C#
1 20 (64.52%) SQL
2 14 (45.16%) JavaScript
3 7 (22.58%) C
3 7 (22.58%) C++
3 7 (22.58%) Java
4 6 (19.35%) PowerShell
5 5 (16.13%) T-SQL
6 4 (12.90%) PL/SQL
6 4 (12.90%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (9.68%) Degree
2 1 (3.23%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (3.23%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (22.58%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.45%) Bloomberg
2 2 (6.45%) Google
2 2 (6.45%) Reuters