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 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
London / Canary Wharf
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 4 6 6
Rank change year-on-year +2 0  
Permanent jobs citing SQL 47 24 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 30.72% 16.00% 21.43%
As % of the Programming Languages category 61.84% 35.29% 54.10%
Number of salaries quoted 31 23 25
Median salary £57,500 £65,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.53% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £100,000 £78,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SQL is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Canary Wharf
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 76 68 61
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf 49.67% 45.33% 39.61%
Number of salaries quoted 48 58 51
Median salary £70,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.66% +4.34%  
90% offered a salary of more than £47,400 £55,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £79,000 £75,000 £105,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Canary Wharf

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Canary Wharf citing SQL as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

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 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 46 (43.81%) SQL Server
2 44 (41.90%) JavaScript
3 42 (40.00%) HTML
4 38 (36.19%) CSS
5 37 (35.24%) Agile Software Development
6 36 (34.29%) Oracle
7 32 (30.48%) C#
8 30 (28.57%) .NET
9 29 (27.62%) Banking
9 29 (27.62%) Relational Database
10 24 (22.86%) XML
11 23 (21.90%) PostgreSQL
12 22 (20.95%) RDBMS
13 21 (20.00%) Cognizant
13 21 (20.00%) Finance
13 21 (20.00%) Marketing
13 21 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
14 20 (19.05%) Python
14 20 (19.05%) Sybase
15 19 (18.10%) Unix
15 19 (18.10%) Linux
16 18 (17.14%) MVC
16 18 (17.14%) ASP.NET
17 17 (16.19%) Adobe
17 17 (16.19%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
17 17 (16.19%) Digital Marketing
17 17 (16.19%) Eloqua
17 17 (16.19%) Adobe Campaign
17 17 (16.19%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
17 17 (16.19%) Presales

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 11 (10.48%) IIS
2 3 (2.86%) SAS
3 2 (1.90%) CMS
3 2 (1.90%) Ethereum
3 2 (1.90%) Hyperledger
3 2 (1.90%) Liferay
4 1 (0.95%) DataSynapse
4 1 (0.95%) Gunicorn
4 1 (0.95%) nginx
4 1 (0.95%) NServiceBus
4 1 (0.95%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.95%) Tornado
4 1 (0.95%) uWSGI
4 1 (0.95%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (4.76%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.95%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 17 (16.19%) Adobe Campaign
1 17 (16.19%) Eloqua
2 1 (0.95%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (5.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (4.76%) GitHub
4 4 (3.81%) IaaS
5 3 (2.86%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.95%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.81%) DNS
1 4 (3.81%) Internet
1 4 (3.81%) TCP/IP
2 3 (2.86%) FTP
3 1 (0.95%) EIGRP
3 1 (0.95%) Kerberos
3 1 (0.95%) OSPF
3 1 (0.95%) SAN
3 1 (0.95%) SNMP
3 1 (0.95%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (43.81%) SQL Server
2 29 (27.62%) Relational Database
3 23 (21.90%) PostgreSQL
4 22 (20.95%) RDBMS
5 6 (5.71%) DB2
6 5 (4.76%) NoSQL
7 4 (3.81%) MariaDB
7 4 (3.81%) MySQL
7 4 (3.81%) SQL Server 2016
7 4 (3.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (3.81%) VLDB
8 3 (2.86%) Blockchain
8 3 (2.86%) Hadoop
8 3 (2.86%) Informix
8 3 (2.86%) QlikView
8 3 (2.86%) Redis
8 3 (2.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (1.90%) KDB
9 2 (1.90%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 6 (5.71%) Jenkins
2 5 (4.76%) Git (software)
3 4 (3.81%) Selenium
4 3 (2.86%) TeamCity
4 3 (2.86%) Visual Studio
5 2 (1.90%) Ant
5 2 (1.90%) Concordion
5 2 (1.90%) Cucumber
5 2 (1.90%) Gradle
5 2 (1.90%) Grunt
5 2 (1.90%) gulp
5 2 (1.90%) Hudson
5 2 (1.90%) JBehave
5 2 (1.90%) jspm
5 2 (1.90%) JUnit
5 2 (1.90%) Karma Test Runner
5 2 (1.90%) Maven
5 2 (1.90%) SpecFlow
6 1 (0.95%) Babel
6 1 (0.95%) Bitbucket
General
1 29 (27.62%) Banking
2 21 (20.00%) Finance
2 21 (20.00%) Marketing
3 10 (9.52%) Back Office
4 6 (5.71%) Front Office
5 5 (4.76%) Retail
5 5 (4.76%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.95%) Advertising
6 1 (0.95%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.95%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 49 (46.67%) Developer
2 20 (19.05%) C# Developer
3 19 (18.10%) .NET Developer
4 18 (17.14%) Architect
5 17 (16.19%) Solutions Architect
6 15 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
7 14 (13.33%) Analyst
8 11 (10.48%) Java Developer
9 10 (9.52%) JavaScript Developer
9 10 (9.52%) SQL Developer
10 9 (8.57%) Applications Support
10 9 (8.57%) ASP.NET Developer
10 9 (8.57%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 9 (8.57%) Support Analyst
11 8 (7.62%) Applications Support Analyst
11 8 (7.62%) Linux Engineer
11 8 (7.62%) Senior Developer
11 8 (7.62%) Unix Support
11 8 (7.62%) Unix Support Analyst
11 8 (7.62%) Windows Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (40.00%) HTML
2 38 (36.19%) CSS
3 30 (28.57%) .NET
4 24 (22.86%) XML
5 18 (17.14%) ASP.NET
6 13 (12.38%) RESTful
7 9 (8.57%) ASP.NET MVC
7 9 (8.57%) Web Services
8 8 (7.62%) REST
9 7 (6.67%) AngularJS
9 7 (6.67%) JSON
10 6 (5.71%) J2EE
10 6 (5.71%) React
10 6 (5.71%) Spring
11 5 (4.76%) JMS
12 4 (3.81%) .NET Framework
12 4 (3.81%) jQuery
13 3 (2.86%) CSS3
13 3 (2.86%) HTML5
13 3 (2.86%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 21 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
2 11 (10.48%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (9.52%) Mobile App
4 8 (7.62%) Computer Science
5 4 (3.81%) Cloud Native
5 4 (3.81%) Fintech
5 4 (3.81%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.86%) iPad
6 3 (2.86%) iPhone
6 3 (2.86%) Linux Command Line
7 2 (1.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.95%) Beowulf
8 1 (0.95%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.95%) Hedge funds
8 1 (0.95%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 19 (18.10%) Linux
1 19 (18.10%) Unix
2 16 (15.24%) Windows
3 4 (3.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (3.81%) Solaris
4 3 (2.86%) Android
4 3 (2.86%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.95%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (35.24%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (17.14%) MVC
3 17 (16.19%) Digital Marketing
3 17 (16.19%) Marketing Automation
3 17 (16.19%) Presales
4 15 (14.29%) DevOps
5 13 (12.38%) Analytics
6 12 (11.43%) Multithreading
6 12 (11.43%) Test Automation
7 11 (10.48%) Software Engineering
8 9 (8.57%) Mobile Application Development
9 8 (7.62%) Mentoring
10 7 (6.67%) Change Control
10 7 (6.67%) ITIL
11 6 (5.71%) Database Security
11 6 (5.71%) OO
11 6 (5.71%) Open Source
11 6 (5.71%) TDD
12 5 (4.76%) Mathematics
12 5 (4.76%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 44 (41.90%) JavaScript
2 32 (30.48%) C#
3 20 (19.05%) Python
4 14 (13.33%) Java
5 13 (12.38%) T-SQL
6 12 (11.43%) PowerShell
7 8 (7.62%) Bash Shell
7 8 (7.62%) C++
8 7 (6.67%) Perl
9 5 (4.76%) Ruby
9 5 (4.76%) VBA
10 3 (2.86%) C
10 3 (2.86%) Groovy
10 3 (2.86%) PHP
10 3 (2.86%) Shell Script
11 2 (1.90%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.95%) ES6
Qualifications
1 10 (9.52%) Degree
2 4 (3.81%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.95%) CCIP
3 1 (0.95%) CCNA
3 1 (0.95%) CCNP
3 1 (0.95%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (0.95%) Numerate Degree
3 1 (0.95%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.81%) QA
2 3 (2.86%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 3 (2.86%) SLA
3 2 (1.90%) MiFID
System Software
1 10 (9.52%) Docker
2 1 (0.95%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.95%) NFS
2 1 (0.95%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 17 (16.19%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 5 (4.76%) Ansible
2 5 (4.76%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (4.76%) Puppet
3 3 (2.86%) Nagios
3 3 (2.86%) Opsview
3 3 (2.86%) ZABBIX
4 1 (0.95%) BMC PATROL
4 1 (0.95%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (0.95%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.95%) Netcool
4 1 (0.95%) OpenView
Vendors
1 36 (34.29%) Oracle
2 21 (20.00%) Cognizant
3 20 (19.05%) Sybase
4 17 (16.19%) Adobe
4 17 (16.19%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
5 7 (6.67%) Red Hat
6 6 (5.71%) Tableau
7 5 (4.76%) Solace
8 4 (3.81%) Microsoft
8 4 (3.81%) Pega
8 4 (3.81%) Splunk
9 3 (2.86%) Google
9 3 (2.86%) IBM
9 3 (2.86%) SolarWinds
9 3 (2.86%) TIBCO
10 2 (1.90%) Cisco
10 2 (1.90%) ION Trading
10 2 (1.90%) Perforce
11 1 (0.95%) EMC
11 1 (0.95%) HP