Period
to 28 November 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for SQL Server 2017 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SQL Server 2017 over the 6 months to 28 November 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server 2017
Central London > City of London
6 months to
28 Nov 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 235 196 304
Rank change year-on-year -39 +108 +47
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2017 25 9 24
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 0.41% 0.23% 0.24%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.37% 0.80% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 20
10th Percentile £73,750 £55,500 £60,000
25th Percentile £74,688 £65,625 £62,375
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £83,000 £72,500 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year +14.48% +3.57% +16.67%
75th Percentile £87,188 £76,250 £72,500
90th Percentile £93,750 £80,750 "
Central London median annual salary £83,000 £72,500 £70,000
% change year-on-year +14.48% +3.57% +16.67%

SQL Server 2017 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 the City of London with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 1,826 1,130 2,921
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 30.01% 28.36% 29.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1,626 953 2,586
10th Percentile £45,000 £43,750 £42,500
25th Percentile £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year +3.57% - +7.69%
75th Percentile £93,750 £87,500 £84,457
90th Percentile £108,125 £101,000 £100,000
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year - +7.69% -

SQL Server 2017
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing SQL Server 2017 as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server 2017 in the City of London

SQL Server 2017
Salary Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing SQL Server 2017 in the City of London.

Salary trend for SQL Server 2017 in the City of London

SQL Server 2017
Salary Histogram in the City of London

Salary distribution for jobs citing SQL Server 2017 in the City of London over the 6 months to 28 November 2021.

Salary histogram for SQL Server 2017 in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 November 2021, IT jobs citing SQL Server 2017 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 City of London region with a requirement for SQL Server 2017.

1 25 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 23 (92.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 22 (88.00%) C#
4 20 (80.00%) Microsoft
5 19 (76.00%) Requirements Gathering
6 17 (68.00%) Business Intelligence
6 17 (68.00%) Unit Testing
6 17 (68.00%) DevOps
7 16 (64.00%) Software Engineering
8 14 (56.00%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (56.00%) Data Management
8 14 (56.00%) Tableau
8 14 (56.00%) Continuous Integration
8 14 (56.00%) Refactoring
8 14 (56.00%) Business Analysis
8 14 (56.00%) Deployment Automation
8 14 (56.00%) SQL Server 2016
9 13 (52.00%) Finance
10 9 (36.00%) Azure
10 9 (36.00%) SQL
10 9 (36.00%) T-SQL
11 8 (32.00%) Order Management
12 6 (24.00%) Computer Science Degree
12 6 (24.00%) Problem-Solving
12 6 (24.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 6 (24.00%) Visual Studio
12 6 (24.00%) XML
12 6 (24.00%) XSLT
12 6 (24.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 6 (24.00%) Bloomberg

SQL Server 2017
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Cloud Services
1 9 (36.00%) Azure
2 3 (12.00%) Azure Data Factory
2 3 (12.00%) Azure Synapse Analytics
2 3 (12.00%) Power Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 23 (92.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 14 (56.00%) SQL Server 2016
3 14 (56.00%) Tableau
4 6 (24.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (24.00%) SSDT
5 3 (12.00%) Biml
5 3 (12.00%) Data Lake
5 3 (12.00%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (12.00%) Metadata
5 3 (12.00%) Power BI
5 3 (12.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (8.00%) MongoDB
6 2 (8.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (24.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 6 (24.00%) Visual Studio
1 6 (24.00%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 13 (52.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.00%) Financial Institution
2 2 (8.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 25 (100.00%) Developer
2 12 (48.00%) Tableau Developer
3 9 (36.00%) Analyst
3 9 (36.00%) Analyst Developer
4 8 (32.00%) SQL Developer
5 6 (24.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 6 (24.00%) SQL Analyst
5 6 (24.00%) T-SQL Developer
6 5 (20.00%) C# Developer
7 3 (12.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 3 (12.00%) Senior Analyst
7 3 (12.00%) Senior Analyst Developer
7 3 (12.00%) Senior Business Intelligence Analyst
7 3 (12.00%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
7 3 (12.00%) Senior Developer
7 3 (12.00%) SQL Support Analyst
7 3 (12.00%) SSRS Analyst
7 3 (12.00%) SSRS Developer
7 3 (12.00%) Support Analyst
8 2 (8.00%) SSIS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (24.00%) XML
1 6 (24.00%) XSLT
2 5 (20.00%) .NET
3 2 (8.00%) Kafka
3 2 (8.00%) React
3 2 (8.00%) WCF
3 2 (8.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (24.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 5 (20.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (76.00%) Requirements Gathering
2 17 (68.00%) Business Intelligence
2 17 (68.00%) DevOps
2 17 (68.00%) Unit Testing
3 16 (64.00%) Software Engineering
4 14 (56.00%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (56.00%) Business Analysis
4 14 (56.00%) Continuous Integration
4 14 (56.00%) Data Management
4 14 (56.00%) Deployment Automation
4 14 (56.00%) Refactoring
5 8 (32.00%) Order Management
6 6 (24.00%) Computer Science
6 6 (24.00%) Investment Management
6 6 (24.00%) Problem-Solving
7 3 (12.00%) Data Visualisation
7 3 (12.00%) Kimball Methodology
7 3 (12.00%) Visualisation
7 3 (12.00%) Web Development
8 2 (8.00%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 22 (88.00%) C#
2 9 (36.00%) SQL
2 9 (36.00%) T-SQL
3 6 (24.00%) XPath
4 3 (12.00%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 2 (8.00%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 6 (24.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 6 (24.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 20 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (24.00%) Bloomberg
2 6 (24.00%) MarketAxess
2 6 (24.00%) Tradeweb
3 3 (12.00%) Databricks
4 2 (8.00%) Charles River