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 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL (Structured Query Language)
London / Canary Wharf
Rank 3 16 17
Rank change year-on-year +13 +1  
Permanent jobs citing SQL 59 10 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 31.05% 7.94% 11.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 50.86% 25.64% 41.46%
Number of salaries quoted 47 10 16
Median salary £70,000 £55,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +27.27% -8.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £46,250 £56,250
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £76,250 £80,250
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 116 39 41
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf 61.05% 30.95% 27.33%
Number of salaries quoted 98 35 40
Median salary £72,500 £55,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +31.81% -8.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £43,750 £50,000 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £92,500 £81,750 £77,750
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.46% +1.25%  

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 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL in Canary Wharf

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 40 (41.67%) SQL Server
2 35 (36.46%) Banking
3 33 (34.38%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (34.38%) C#
4 31 (32.29%) Relational Database
5 30 (31.25%) Python
6 28 (29.17%) Java
7 27 (28.13%) .NET
8 24 (25.00%) Software Engineering
8 24 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
9 22 (22.92%) Finance
9 22 (22.92%) Sybase
10 21 (21.88%) Degree
11 20 (20.83%) JavaScript
11 20 (20.83%) HTML
11 20 (20.83%) CSS
12 18 (18.75%) Solace
13 16 (16.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 16 (16.67%) TIBCO
13 16 (16.67%) MVC
13 16 (16.67%) ASP.NET
13 16 (16.67%) Groovy
14 15 (15.63%) KDB
14 15 (15.63%) Multithreading
14 15 (15.63%) Electronic Trading
14 15 (15.63%) NoSQL
14 15 (15.63%) ION Trading
14 15 (15.63%) TIBCO EMS
14 15 (15.63%) E-Commerce
14 15 (15.63%) Low Latency

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 9 (9.38%) IIS
2 2 (2.08%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.04%) DataSynapse
3 1 (1.04%) JBoss
3 1 (1.04%) NServiceBus
3 1 (1.04%) SAS
3 1 (1.04%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.04%) WebSphere
Applications
1 10 (10.42%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (5.21%) Adobe Campaign
1 5 (5.21%) Eloqua
2 1 (1.04%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.21%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (5.21%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (4.17%) GitHub
2 4 (4.17%) IaaS
3 2 (2.08%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.29%) TCP/IP
2 4 (4.17%) DNS
2 4 (4.17%) Internet
3 1 (1.04%) EIGRP
3 1 (1.04%) HTTP
3 1 (1.04%) Kerberos
3 1 (1.04%) OSPF
3 1 (1.04%) SAN
3 1 (1.04%) SNMP
3 1 (1.04%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (41.67%) SQL Server
2 31 (32.29%) Relational Database
3 15 (15.63%) KDB
3 15 (15.63%) NoSQL
4 11 (11.46%) RDBMS
5 8 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (5.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (4.17%) SQL Server 2016
8 3 (3.13%) Berkeley DB
8 3 (3.13%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (2.08%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (2.08%) DB2
9 2 (2.08%) MongoDB
9 2 (2.08%) Qlik Sense
9 2 (2.08%) QlikView
9 2 (2.08%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (2.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (2.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (1.04%) Oracle Database 12c
10 1 (1.04%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 7 (7.29%) Selenium
2 6 (6.25%) Jenkins
2 6 (6.25%) TeamCity
3 5 (5.21%) Grunt
3 5 (5.21%) gulp
3 5 (5.21%) jspm
3 5 (5.21%) Karma Test Runner
3 5 (5.21%) SpecFlow
4 4 (4.17%) Git (software)
4 4 (4.17%) Visual Studio
5 3 (3.13%) JIRA
6 2 (2.08%) Ant
6 2 (2.08%) Concordion
6 2 (2.08%) Cucumber
6 2 (2.08%) Gradle
6 2 (2.08%) Hudson
6 2 (2.08%) JBehave
6 2 (2.08%) JUnit
6 2 (2.08%) Maven
7 1 (1.04%) Bitbucket
General
1 35 (36.46%) Banking
2 22 (22.92%) Finance
3 12 (12.50%) Front Office
4 9 (9.38%) Marketing
5 6 (6.25%) Back Office
6 5 (5.21%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.04%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.04%) Retail
7 1 (1.04%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 61 (63.54%) Developer
2 27 (28.13%) C# Developer
3 21 (21.88%) Java Developer
4 19 (19.79%) Senior Developer
5 16 (16.67%) .NET Developer
5 16 (16.67%) Senior Java Developer
6 15 (15.63%) SQL Developer
7 14 (14.58%) C# .NET Developer
7 14 (14.58%) Java Pricing Developer
8 11 (11.46%) JavaScript Developer
9 10 (10.42%) Analyst
10 7 (7.29%) Applications Support
10 7 (7.29%) ASP.NET Developer
10 7 (7.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 7 (7.29%) Support Analyst
11 6 (6.25%) Applications Support Analyst
12 5 (5.21%) Architect
12 5 (5.21%) Linux Engineer
12 5 (5.21%) Solutions Architect
12 5 (5.21%) Windows Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (28.13%) .NET
2 20 (20.83%) CSS
2 20 (20.83%) HTML
3 16 (16.67%) ASP.NET
4 15 (15.63%) TIBCO EMS
5 12 (12.50%) XML
6 10 (10.42%) .NET Framework
6 10 (10.42%) RESTful
7 9 (9.38%) ASP.NET MVC
8 8 (8.33%) Web Services
9 7 (7.29%) JSON
9 7 (7.29%) REST
9 7 (7.29%) WPF
10 6 (6.25%) WCF
11 5 (5.21%) AngularJS
11 5 (5.21%) ASP.NET Web API
11 5 (5.21%) CSS3
11 5 (5.21%) Entity Framework
11 5 (5.21%) HTML5
11 5 (5.21%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 24 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
2 16 (16.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 13 (13.54%) Computer Science
4 11 (11.46%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (7.29%) Mobile App
6 4 (4.17%) Cloud Native
6 4 (4.17%) Management Information System
7 2 (2.08%) Fintech
7 2 (2.08%) Hedge funds
8 1 (1.04%) Beowulf
8 1 (1.04%) Fixed Income
8 1 (1.04%) PMI
8 1 (1.04%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 13 (13.54%) Windows
2 12 (12.50%) Linux
2 12 (12.50%) Unix
3 4 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (2.08%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.04%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (34.38%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 16 (16.67%) MVC
4 15 (15.63%) E-Commerce
4 15 (15.63%) Electronic Trading
4 15 (15.63%) Low Latency
4 15 (15.63%) Multithreading
5 13 (13.54%) Analytics
6 11 (11.46%) DevOps
6 11 (11.46%) Scrum
7 10 (10.42%) Mathematics
8 9 (9.38%) OO
8 9 (9.38%) TDD
9 7 (7.29%) Change Control
9 7 (7.29%) Database Security
9 7 (7.29%) Mobile Application Development
9 7 (7.29%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (7.29%) Unit Testing
10 6 (6.25%) Kanban
10 6 (6.25%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 33 (34.38%) C#
2 30 (31.25%) Python
3 28 (29.17%) Java
4 20 (20.83%) JavaScript
5 16 (16.67%) Groovy
6 14 (14.58%) T-SQL
7 10 (10.42%) C++
8 9 (9.38%) PowerShell
9 6 (6.25%) Perl
10 5 (5.21%) Ruby
11 4 (4.17%) Bash Shell
12 3 (3.13%) C
12 3 (3.13%) Shell Script
12 3 (3.13%) VBA
13 2 (2.08%) PHP
13 2 (2.08%) PL/SQL
14 1 (1.04%) Apex Code
14 1 (1.04%) Scala
14 1 (1.04%) SOQL
Qualifications
1 21 (21.88%) Degree
2 1 (1.04%) CCIP
2 1 (1.04%) CCNA
2 1 (1.04%) CCNP
2 1 (1.04%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.04%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.13%) QA
2 2 (2.08%) MiFID
System Software
1 6 (6.25%) Docker
2 1 (1.04%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.04%) NFS
2 1 (1.04%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (5.21%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (5.21%) Puppet
1 5 (5.21%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (1.04%) Ansible
2 1 (1.04%) BMC PATROL
2 1 (1.04%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (1.04%) Netcool
2 1 (1.04%) OpenView
Vendors
1 22 (22.92%) Sybase
2 18 (18.75%) Solace
3 16 (16.67%) TIBCO
4 15 (15.63%) ION Trading
5 13 (13.54%) Oracle
6 8 (8.33%) Cognizant
7 7 (7.29%) Microsoft
8 5 (5.21%) Adobe
8 5 (5.21%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
9 4 (4.17%) Red Hat
9 4 (4.17%) Splunk
10 3 (3.13%) Pega
11 2 (2.08%) Cisco
11 2 (2.08%) Google
11 2 (2.08%) IBM
11 2 (2.08%) Perforce
11 2 (2.08%) SAP
11 2 (2.08%) Tableau
12 1 (1.04%) EMC
12 1 (1.04%) HP