Period
to 18 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf with a requirement for SQL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SQL over the 6 months to 18 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
Tower Hamlets > Canary Wharf
6 months to
18 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 7 6 8
Rank change year-on-year -1 +2 +13
Permanent jobs citing SQL 53 81 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 21.72% 24.04% 16.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 42.06% 46.55% 42.57%
Number of salaries quoted 36 64 32
Canary Wharf median annual salary £68,750 £67,500 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.85% - -
10th Percentile £50,000 £41,625 £42,375
90th Percentile £76,250 £122,500 £99,500
Tower Hamlets median annual salary £67,500 £67,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year - +12.50% -11.11%

SQL is in the Programming Languages 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 coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Canary Wharf
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 126 174 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 51.64% 51.63% 38.26%
Number of salaries quoted 85 135 75
Canary Wharf median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -6.67% +25.00%
10th Percentile £49,250 £41,250 £46,250
90th Percentile £100,000 £122,500 £105,000
Tower Hamlets median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £70,000

SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL 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 in Canary Wharf.

Salary trend for SQL in Canary Wharf

SQL
Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL in Canary Wharf over the 6 months to 18 February 2018.

Salary histogram for SQL in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 18 February 2018, IT jobs citing SQL 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.

1 31 (58.49%) Finance
2 25 (47.17%) Java
3 24 (45.28%) JavaScript
3 24 (45.28%) Banking
4 23 (43.40%) C#
5 20 (37.74%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (35.85%) Test Automation
7 18 (33.96%) .NET
7 18 (33.96%) Microsoft
8 17 (32.08%) Linux
9 16 (30.19%) Windows
9 16 (30.19%) TDD
10 14 (26.42%) Retail
10 14 (26.42%) SQL Server
10 14 (26.42%) Software Engineering
10 14 (26.42%) Relational Database
10 14 (26.42%) Greenfield Project
11 13 (24.53%) Mentoring
11 13 (24.53%) Coaching
11 13 (24.53%) Unix
12 12 (22.64%) Web Development
12 12 (22.64%) Android
13 11 (20.75%) Continuous Integration
13 11 (20.75%) Kanban
13 11 (20.75%) Nucleus RTOS
13 11 (20.75%) Enterprise Architecture
13 11 (20.75%) BDD
13 11 (20.75%) Apple iOS
13 11 (20.75%) Web Application Development
13 11 (20.75%) Mobile App

SQL
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 5 (9.43%) Apache
2 4 (7.55%) Tomcat
3 3 (5.66%) GlassFish
3 3 (5.66%) JBoss
3 3 (5.66%) Jetty
3 3 (5.66%) Mule
3 3 (5.66%) WebLogic
3 3 (5.66%) WebSphere
3 3 (5.66%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (3.77%) Apache Spark
4 2 (3.77%) IIS
5 1 (1.89%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 3 (5.66%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (5.66%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (3.77%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (1.89%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (7.55%) Distributed Ledger
2 2 (3.77%) CA PPM
2 2 (3.77%) FLEXCUBE
3 1 (1.89%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.55%) GitHub
2 2 (3.77%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.77%) PaaS
3 1 (1.89%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.89%) Heroku
3 1 (1.89%) IaaS
3 1 (1.89%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.55%) Intranet
2 2 (3.77%) DHCP
2 2 (3.77%) DNS
2 2 (3.77%) Firewall
2 2 (3.77%) SAN
3 1 (1.89%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (1.89%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (1.89%) HTTP
3 1 (1.89%) HTTPS
3 1 (1.89%) SMTP
3 1 (1.89%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.89%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (26.42%) Relational Database
1 14 (26.42%) SQL Server
2 8 (15.09%) NoSQL
3 5 (9.43%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (9.43%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (9.43%) RDBMS
4 4 (7.55%) Blockchain
4 4 (7.55%) MySQL
4 4 (7.55%) Redis
5 3 (5.66%) Data Mining
5 3 (5.66%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 3 (5.66%) MariaDB
5 3 (5.66%) MongoDB
5 3 (5.66%) VLDB
6 2 (3.77%) Big Data
6 2 (3.77%) Oracle Database
6 2 (3.77%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (3.77%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (3.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.89%) Impala
Development Applications
1 7 (13.21%) Git (software)
2 4 (7.55%) NUnit
3 3 (5.66%) Jasmine
3 3 (5.66%) ReSharper
3 3 (5.66%) Selenium
3 3 (5.66%) SpecFlow
3 3 (5.66%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (5.66%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 31 (58.49%) Finance
2 24 (45.28%) Banking
3 14 (26.42%) Retail
4 5 (9.43%) Front Office
5 4 (7.55%) Investment Banking
6 3 (5.66%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.89%) Back Office
7 1 (1.89%) French Language
7 1 (1.89%) Law
7 1 (1.89%) Legal
Job Titles
1 40 (75.47%) Developer
2 18 (33.96%) Java Developer
3 11 (20.75%) Agile Developer
3 11 (20.75%) Senior Agile Developer
3 11 (20.75%) Senior Developer
4 10 (18.87%) Software Developer
5 9 (16.98%) Analyst
6 8 (15.09%) Agile Java Developer
6 8 (15.09%) Java Software Developer
6 8 (15.09%) Senior Agile Java Developer
6 8 (15.09%) Senior Java Developer
6 8 (15.09%) Senior Java Software Developer
6 8 (15.09%) Senior Software Developer
7 7 (13.21%) SQL Developer
8 5 (9.43%) Banking Analyst
8 5 (9.43%) Database Developer
8 5 (9.43%) Java Mobile Developer
8 5 (9.43%) Senior Mobile Developer
8 5 (9.43%) SQL Analyst
9 4 (7.55%) Blockchain Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (33.96%) .NET
2 11 (20.75%) HTML
2 11 (20.75%) React Native
3 10 (18.87%) jQuery
4 7 (13.21%) .NET Framework
4 7 (13.21%) AngularJS
4 7 (13.21%) ASP.NET
4 7 (13.21%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (9.43%) JSON
5 5 (9.43%) RESTful
6 4 (7.55%) ADO.NET
6 4 (7.55%) ASP.NET Web API
6 4 (7.55%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 4 (7.55%) CSS
6 4 (7.55%) JMS
6 4 (7.55%) Node.js
6 4 (7.55%) Smart Contracts
6 4 (7.55%) Spring
6 4 (7.55%) XML
7 3 (5.66%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 14 (26.42%) Greenfield Project
2 11 (20.75%) Mobile App
3 6 (11.32%) Computer Science
4 3 (5.66%) Credit Risk
5 2 (3.77%) Fintech
6 1 (1.89%) CCTV
6 1 (1.89%) Clustering
6 1 (1.89%) Derivative
6 1 (1.89%) Equity Derivative
6 1 (1.89%) Market Risk
6 1 (1.89%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 17 (32.08%) Linux
2 16 (30.19%) Windows
3 13 (24.53%) Unix
4 12 (22.64%) Android
5 11 (20.75%) Apple iOS
5 11 (20.75%) Nucleus RTOS
5 11 (20.75%) Windows Phone
6 2 (3.77%) Windows 10
6 2 (3.77%) Windows 7
6 2 (3.77%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (3.77%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.89%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.89%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (37.74%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (35.85%) Test Automation
3 16 (30.19%) TDD
4 14 (26.42%) Software Engineering
5 13 (24.53%) Coaching
5 13 (24.53%) Mentoring
6 12 (22.64%) Web Development
7 11 (20.75%) Android Development
7 11 (20.75%) BDD
7 11 (20.75%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (20.75%) Enterprise Architecture
7 11 (20.75%) Extreme Programming
7 11 (20.75%) iOS Development
7 11 (20.75%) Kanban
7 11 (20.75%) Mobile Application Development
7 11 (20.75%) Mobile Development
7 11 (20.75%) Pair Programming
7 11 (20.75%) Scrum
7 11 (20.75%) Web Application Development
8 7 (13.21%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 25 (47.17%) Java
2 24 (45.28%) JavaScript
3 23 (43.40%) C#
4 11 (20.75%) Apple Swift
4 11 (20.75%) C
4 11 (20.75%) C++
4 11 (20.75%) Objective-C
5 8 (15.09%) Ruby
6 6 (11.32%) T-SQL
7 5 (9.43%) PowerShell
8 4 (7.55%) Python
9 3 (5.66%) Bash Shell
9 3 (5.66%) Shell Script
10 2 (3.77%) Scala
10 2 (3.77%) VBA
11 1 (1.89%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (13.21%) Degree
2 5 (9.43%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (7.55%) Master's Degree
4 1 (1.89%) MCSA
4 1 (1.89%) MCSE
4 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Certified Architect
4 1 (1.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.77%) PMO
2 1 (1.89%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (3.77%) Active Directory
1 2 (3.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.89%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
2 1 (1.89%) Firmware
2 1 (1.89%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.89%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (3.77%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (1.89%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 1 (1.89%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (1.89%) SCCM
2 1 (1.89%) SCOM
2 1 (1.89%) WSUS
Vendors
1 18 (33.96%) Microsoft
2 8 (15.09%) Oracle
3 6 (11.32%) Sybase
4 4 (7.55%) Solace
5 3 (5.66%) MKS
5 3 (5.66%) Perforce
6 2 (3.77%) Symantec
6 2 (3.77%) VMware
7 1 (1.89%) Cisco
7 1 (1.89%) ServiceNow
7 1 (1.89%) SolarWinds
7 1 (1.89%) TIBCO
7 1 (1.89%) Veeam