Period
to 14 December 2017

The median annual salary for a SQL Analyst was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 14 December 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL Analyst
England > London
6 months to
14 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 383 340 218
Rank change year-on-year -43 -122 +21
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Analyst 577 679 1360
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.78% 0.91% 1.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.82% 0.95% 1.61%
Number of salaries quoted 532 651 1309
London median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00% +13.64%
10th Percentile £31,500 £30,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £63,750 £72,500
England median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25% +6.67%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
London
Permanent vacancies in London with a recognized job title 70076 71284 84695
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.61% 95.96% 96.10%
Number of salaries quoted 55569 61326 72249
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £32,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.06% +4.44%

SQL Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings that featured SQL Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Analyst in London

SQL Analyst
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Analyst in London.

Salary trend for SQL Analyst in London

SQL Analyst
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Analyst in London over the 6 months to 14 December 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL Analyst in London

SQL Analyst
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Analyst within the London region over the 6 months to 14 December 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Central London -22 151 £52,500 +16.67% 9
West London -2 16 £40,000 -11.11% 2
South London -7 10 £47,500 +18.75% 1
East London +1 4 £72,500 +70.59% 1
North London 0 2 £43,750 +16.67%
SQL Analyst
England

SQL Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 14 December 2017, SQL Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the London region featuring SQL Analyst in the job title.

1 572 (99.13%) SQL
2 337 (58.41%) Finance
3 293 (50.78%) SQL Server
4 143 (24.78%) Microsoft
4 143 (24.78%) Banking
5 142 (24.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 142 (24.61%) Business Intelligence
6 128 (22.18%) T-SQL
7 126 (21.84%) Windows
8 124 (21.49%) Degree
9 112 (19.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 105 (18.20%) Microsoft Excel
11 102 (17.68%) Analytics
12 89 (15.42%) C#
12 89 (15.42%) Oracle
13 86 (14.90%) Unix
14 81 (14.04%) .NET
15 74 (12.82%) VBA
16 73 (12.65%) Data Analysis
17 70 (12.13%) ETL
18 69 (11.96%) Mathematics
18 69 (11.96%) Analytical Skills
19 67 (11.61%) Agile Software Development
20 62 (10.75%) Power BI
21 58 (10.05%) Business Analysis
22 57 (9.88%) VB
23 52 (9.01%) Tableau
23 52 (9.01%) Investment Management
24 51 (8.84%) Visualisation
25 47 (8.15%) BusinessObjects

SQL Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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:

Application Platforms
1 37 (6.41%) Tomcat
2 34 (5.89%) IIS
3 30 (5.20%) Apache
4 23 (3.99%) SharePoint
5 13 (2.25%) Confluence
6 12 (2.08%) JBoss
7 11 (1.91%) MS Exchange
8 9 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2010
8 9 (1.56%) SAS
9 4 (0.69%) WebSphere
10 3 (0.52%) Alfresco
11 2 (0.35%) Apache Spark
11 2 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2007
11 2 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2013
11 2 (0.35%) Oracle Workflow
11 2 (0.35%) WebLogic
12 1 (0.17%) CMS
12 1 (0.17%) Drupal
12 1 (0.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 1 (0.17%) Umbraco
Applications
1 105 (18.20%) Microsoft Excel
2 45 (7.80%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (0.87%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (0.69%) SPSS
5 3 (0.52%) HipChat
6 2 (0.35%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 11 (1.91%) Markit EDM
1 11 (1.91%) thinkFolio
2 9 (1.56%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.52%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (0.52%) Siebel CRM
4 2 (0.35%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.17%) MetaTrader
5 1 (0.17%) NetSuite
5 1 (0.17%) Raiser's Edge
5 1 (0.17%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 14 (2.43%) SaaS
2 9 (1.56%) Office 365
3 7 (1.21%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (0.87%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (0.69%) Google Analytics
6 2 (0.35%) Taleo
7 1 (0.17%) Adobe Analytics
7 1 (0.17%) AdWords
7 1 (0.17%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.17%) GitHub
7 1 (0.17%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.17%) Google Tag Manager
7 1 (0.17%) IaaS
7 1 (0.17%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (3.47%) Firewall
2 9 (1.56%) LAN
2 9 (1.56%) WAN
3 6 (1.04%) Internet
4 5 (0.87%) FTP
5 3 (0.52%) BIG-IP
5 3 (0.52%) Remote Desktop
5 3 (0.52%) SSL
6 2 (0.35%) SAN
6 2 (0.35%) VPN
7 1 (0.17%) DHCP
7 1 (0.17%) DNS
7 1 (0.17%) Extranet
7 1 (0.17%) Intranet
7 1 (0.17%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 293 (50.78%) SQL Server
2 142 (24.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 112 (19.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 62 (10.75%) Power BI
5 47 (8.15%) BusinessObjects
5 47 (8.15%) Crystal Reports
6 46 (7.97%) Relational Database
7 44 (7.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 41 (7.11%) Data Warehouse
9 35 (6.07%) QlikView
10 21 (3.64%) Big Data
11 20 (3.47%) Oracle Database
12 16 (2.77%) RDBMS
13 13 (2.25%) SQL Server 2008
14 11 (1.91%) MySQL
15 9 (1.56%) Oracle BI EE
16 8 (1.39%) MongoDB
17 7 (1.21%) Data Mining
18 5 (0.87%) Neo4j
18 5 (0.87%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 46 (7.97%) Team Foundation Server
2 40 (6.93%) Visual Studio
3 31 (5.37%) Selenium
4 28 (4.85%) JIRA
5 26 (4.51%) HP UFT
5 26 (4.51%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 24 (4.16%) SoapUI
7 15 (2.60%) TeamCity
8 9 (1.56%) MSTest
9 5 (0.87%) InstallShield
9 5 (0.87%) RStudio
10 4 (0.69%) Eclipse
10 4 (0.69%) Jenkins
11 3 (0.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 3 (0.52%) Git (software)
11 3 (0.52%) Hudson
11 3 (0.52%) MSBuild
11 3 (0.52%) Octopus Deploy
12 2 (0.35%) IBM UrbanCode
13 1 (0.17%) WebDriver
General
1 337 (58.41%) Finance
2 143 (24.78%) Banking
3 44 (7.63%) Front Office
4 43 (7.45%) Law
4 43 (7.45%) Marketing
5 42 (7.28%) Legal
6 40 (6.93%) Retail
7 39 (6.76%) Private Banking
8 37 (6.41%) Investment Banking
9 24 (4.16%) Corporate Banking
9 24 (4.16%) Retail Banking
10 15 (2.60%) Back Office
11 6 (1.04%) Financial Institution
12 4 (0.69%) Telecoms
13 3 (0.52%) Advertising
13 3 (0.52%) Games
14 2 (0.35%) Billing
14 2 (0.35%) General Ledger
14 2 (0.35%) Manufacturing
14 2 (0.35%) Music Industry
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 81 (14.04%) .NET
2 47 (8.15%) XML
3 36 (6.24%) Web Services
4 35 (6.07%) ASP.NET
4 35 (6.07%) REST
5 25 (4.33%) MSMQ
5 25 (4.33%) RabbitMQ
5 25 (4.33%) WebSphere MQ
6 23 (3.99%) AngularJS
7 22 (3.81%) RESTful
8 19 (3.29%) FIX Protocol
9 17 (2.95%) J2EE
10 15 (2.60%) HTML
11 13 (2.25%) .NET Framework
11 13 (2.25%) WCF
12 12 (2.08%) ADO.NET
12 12 (2.08%) ASP.NET Web API
13 11 (1.91%) Ajax
13 11 (1.91%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 11 (1.91%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 69 (11.96%) Analytical Skills
2 41 (7.11%) Computer Science
3 34 (5.89%) Management Information System
4 27 (4.68%) Fintech
4 27 (4.68%) Fixed Income
5 25 (4.33%) Credit Risk
5 25 (4.33%) Derivative
6 24 (4.16%) Equities
7 14 (2.43%) Client/Server
8 13 (2.25%) Equity Derivative
8 13 (2.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 13 (2.25%) Virtual Team
9 11 (1.91%) N-Tier
10 7 (1.21%) Enterprise Software
11 5 (0.87%) Hedge funds
11 5 (0.87%) User Experience
12 4 (0.69%) Algorithms
12 4 (0.69%) Data Centre
12 4 (0.69%) Reinsurance
12 4 (0.69%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 126 (21.84%) Windows
2 86 (14.90%) Unix
3 46 (7.97%) Linux
4 36 (6.24%) Windows Server
5 22 (3.81%) Windows Server 2012
6 21 (3.64%) Windows 7
7 14 (2.43%) Windows Server 2008
8 11 (1.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (0.69%) Solaris
9 4 (0.69%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (0.35%) Windows 10
11 1 (0.17%) Android
11 1 (0.17%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 142 (24.61%) Business Intelligence
2 102 (17.68%) Analytics
3 73 (12.65%) Data Analysis
4 70 (12.13%) ETL
5 69 (11.96%) Mathematics
6 67 (11.61%) Agile Software Development
7 58 (10.05%) Business Analysis
8 52 (9.01%) Investment Management
9 51 (8.84%) Visualisation
10 46 (7.97%) User Acceptance Testing
11 41 (7.11%) Asset Management
12 40 (6.93%) MVC
13 39 (6.76%) Project Management
13 39 (6.76%) Regression Testing
14 35 (6.07%) Data Analytics
14 35 (6.07%) Test Automation
15 33 (5.72%) Data Visualisation
16 32 (5.55%) Continuous Integration
17 31 (5.37%) CRM
18 29 (5.03%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 572 (99.13%) SQL
2 128 (22.18%) T-SQL
3 89 (15.42%) C#
4 74 (12.82%) VBA
5 57 (9.88%) VB
6 34 (5.89%) Python
7 26 (4.51%) PowerShell
8 24 (4.16%) JavaScript
8 24 (4.16%) R
9 21 (3.64%) Shell Script
10 20 (3.47%) VB.NET
11 17 (2.95%) Java
12 10 (1.73%) MATLAB
12 10 (1.73%) Perl
13 9 (1.56%) PL/SQL
14 7 (1.21%) PHP
15 4 (0.69%) VBScript
16 3 (0.52%) C
17 2 (0.35%) C++
17 2 (0.35%) Lua
Qualifications
1 124 (21.49%) Degree
2 14 (2.43%) Computer Science Degree
3 7 (1.21%) PhD
4 3 (0.52%) Numerate Degree
4 3 (0.52%) PMI Certification
5 2 (0.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (0.35%) Postgraduate
5 2 (0.35%) RHCE
5 2 (0.35%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.17%) ISEB
6 1 (0.17%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.17%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.17%) Master's Degree
6 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (7.97%) Data Quality
2 41 (7.11%) QA
3 13 (2.25%) SLA
4 12 (2.08%) GDPR
5 3 (0.52%) GAAP
6 1 (0.17%) Dodd-Frank
6 1 (0.17%) EMIR
6 1 (0.17%) ISO 20022
6 1 (0.17%) MiFID
6 1 (0.17%) SEPA
6 1 (0.17%) Solvency II
System Software
1 28 (4.85%) Active Directory
2 7 (1.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (0.87%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (0.52%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (0.35%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 1 (0.17%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.17%) vSphere
6 1 (0.17%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 11 (1.91%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 11 (1.91%) SCCM
2 4 (0.69%) Opsview
3 3 (0.52%) Ansible
3 3 (0.52%) Nagios
3 3 (0.52%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (0.52%) Puppet
4 2 (0.35%) ITRS Geneos
4 2 (0.35%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.17%) Control-M
5 1 (0.17%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.17%) SCOM
5 1 (0.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 143 (24.78%) Microsoft
2 89 (15.42%) Oracle
3 52 (9.01%) Tableau
4 40 (6.93%) Sybase
5 29 (5.03%) Informatica
6 13 (2.25%) Splunk
7 11 (1.91%) Bloomberg
7 11 (1.91%) SAP
8 10 (1.73%) VMware
9 8 (1.39%) Citrix
9 8 (1.39%) Infragistics
10 7 (1.21%) Siebel
11 6 (1.04%) Cisco
11 6 (1.04%) Cognos
11 6 (1.04%) MicroStrategy
11 6 (1.04%) NetApp
12 5 (0.87%) Adobe
13 4 (0.69%) Alias
13 4 (0.69%) Red Hat
13 4 (0.69%) Salesforce.com