Period
to 22 July 2018

The median annual salary for a SQL Analyst was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 22 July 2018.

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
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 451 361 289
Rank change year-on-year -90 -72 -62
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Analyst 440 645 980
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.62% 0.87% 1.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.65% 0.92% 1.23%
Number of salaries quoted 381 595 909
London median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - -
10th Percentile £30,500 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £67,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £40,000 £38,125 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.92% -4.69% -

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 67,495 70,304 79,580
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.53% 95.21% 96.19%
Number of salaries quoted 54,891 56,712 69,047
London median annual salary £60,000 £59,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.69% +7.27% -
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £90,000 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

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 22 July 2018.

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 22 July 2018. 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 -47 106 £50,000 +5.26% 12
South London +28 47 £47,500 +26.67%
West London +23 15 £48,500 +7.78% 7
East London - 2 £63,750 -
North London - 2 £31,500 - 1
SQL Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 July 2018, SQL Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the London region featuring SQL Analyst in the job title.

1 431 (97.95%) SQL
2 202 (45.91%) SQL Server
3 201 (45.68%) Finance
4 120 (27.27%) Microsoft
5 94 (21.36%) Business Intelligence
5 94 (21.36%) T-SQL
6 90 (20.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 78 (17.73%) Degree
8 76 (17.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 76 (17.27%) Banking
9 73 (16.59%) Analytical Skills
10 68 (15.45%) Microsoft Excel
11 65 (14.77%) Analytics
12 60 (13.64%) Front Office
12 60 (13.64%) Oracle
13 59 (13.41%) Agile Software Development
14 57 (12.95%) Data Analysis
14 57 (12.95%) C#
15 56 (12.73%) Unix
16 55 (12.50%) .NET
17 54 (12.27%) Data Warehouse
18 50 (11.36%) Problem-Solving
19 49 (11.14%) ETL
20 46 (10.45%) Power BI
21 42 (9.55%) BusinessObjects
22 38 (8.64%) Marketing
22 38 (8.64%) Python
23 37 (8.41%) Asset Management
23 37 (8.41%) Derivative
24 34 (7.73%) Data Modelling

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 14 (3.18%) SAS
2 11 (2.50%) NServiceBus
3 6 (1.36%) JBoss
3 6 (1.36%) SharePoint
4 5 (1.14%) Confluence
5 3 (0.68%) IIS
5 3 (0.68%) MS Exchange
5 3 (0.68%) Oracle Workflow
5 3 (0.68%) Tomcat
5 3 (0.68%) WebLogic
6 2 (0.45%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.23%) Apache
7 1 (0.23%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.23%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.23%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 68 (15.45%) Microsoft Excel
2 28 (6.36%) Microsoft Office
3 11 (2.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 8 (1.82%) MS Visio
5 7 (1.59%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.23%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (0.91%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.68%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 3 (0.68%) Markit EDM
2 3 (0.68%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (0.68%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (0.68%) thinkFolio
3 2 (0.45%) Adobe Campaign
3 2 (0.45%) Bloomberg AIM
3 2 (0.45%) Elite 3E
3 2 (0.45%) Front Arena
3 2 (0.45%) Rolfe and Nolan
4 1 (0.23%) Cognos TM1
4 1 (0.23%) CSG Singleview
4 1 (0.23%) FastStats
4 1 (0.23%) LatentZero
4 1 (0.23%) Magento
4 1 (0.23%) PeopleSoft CRM
4 1 (0.23%) Raiser's Edge
4 1 (0.23%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 1 (0.23%) SunGard GMI
Cloud Services
1 19 (4.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (2.27%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (1.14%) OpenShift
4 4 (0.91%) GitHub
5 3 (0.68%) SaaS
6 2 (0.45%) Force.com
6 2 (0.45%) Google Analytics
6 2 (0.45%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.23%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.23%) IaaS
7 1 (0.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (3.64%) FIX Connectivity
2 14 (3.18%) LAN
2 14 (3.18%) WAN
3 3 (0.68%) Firewall
4 2 (0.45%) SMS
5 1 (0.23%) 3G
5 1 (0.23%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 202 (45.91%) SQL Server
2 90 (20.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 76 (17.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 54 (12.27%) Data Warehouse
5 46 (10.45%) Power BI
6 42 (9.55%) BusinessObjects
7 24 (5.45%) Crystal Reports
7 24 (5.45%) MongoDB
8 23 (5.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 22 (5.00%) Relational Database
10 21 (4.77%) SQL Server 2008
11 16 (3.64%) Hadoop
11 16 (3.64%) MySQL
12 14 (3.18%) Apache Cassandra
12 14 (3.18%) NoSQL
13 9 (2.05%) Data Mining
13 9 (2.05%) OLAP
13 9 (2.05%) QlikView
14 8 (1.82%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 8 (1.82%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 16 (3.64%) Team Foundation Server
1 16 (3.64%) Visual Studio
2 12 (2.73%) Eclipse
2 12 (2.73%) Oracle Forms
3 10 (2.27%) Git (software)
3 10 (2.27%) JIRA
4 9 (2.05%) Visual Studio Team System
5 6 (1.36%) Cucumber
5 6 (1.36%) Moq
5 6 (1.36%) NUnit
5 6 (1.36%) Selenium
5 6 (1.36%) SpecFlow
5 6 (1.36%) WebDriver
6 5 (1.14%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 4 (0.91%) Subversion
8 3 (0.68%) Octopus Deploy
8 3 (0.68%) TeamCity
9 2 (0.45%) MSTest
9 2 (0.45%) Oracle APEX
10 1 (0.23%) Mercurial
General
1 201 (45.68%) Finance
2 76 (17.27%) Banking
3 60 (13.64%) Front Office
4 38 (8.64%) Marketing
5 27 (6.14%) Retail
6 12 (2.73%) Investment Banking
7 10 (2.27%) Law
7 10 (2.27%) Legal
8 8 (1.82%) Back Office
8 8 (1.82%) Telecoms
9 7 (1.59%) Advertising
10 5 (1.14%) Games
11 4 (0.91%) Electronics
11 4 (0.91%) Manufacturing
12 2 (0.45%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.45%) French Language
13 1 (0.23%) German Language
13 1 (0.23%) Italian Language
13 1 (0.23%) Music Industry
13 1 (0.23%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (12.50%) .NET
2 32 (7.27%) XML
3 26 (5.91%) FIX Protocol
4 25 (5.68%) Web Services
5 19 (4.32%) HTML
6 18 (4.09%) SOAP
7 17 (3.86%) .NET Framework
8 16 (3.64%) CSS
9 15 (3.41%) ASP.NET
10 14 (3.18%) ASP.NET Web API
11 13 (2.95%) REST
12 9 (2.05%) WPF
12 9 (2.05%) XSD
13 8 (1.82%) XSLT
14 7 (1.59%) HTML5
15 6 (1.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 5 (1.14%) ASP.NET MVC
16 5 (1.14%) JMS
16 5 (1.14%) LINQ
17 4 (0.91%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 73 (16.59%) Analytical Skills
2 37 (8.41%) Derivative
3 29 (6.59%) Fixed Income
4 26 (5.91%) Equities
5 25 (5.68%) Fintech
6 20 (4.55%) Computer Science
7 15 (3.41%) Hedge funds
8 14 (3.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 13 (2.95%) Data Structures
10 12 (2.73%) Enterprise Software
10 12 (2.73%) Equity Derivative
10 12 (2.73%) OTC Derivatives
11 11 (2.50%) Credit Risk
11 11 (2.50%) Reinsurance
12 8 (1.82%) Management Information System
13 4 (0.91%) Eurex
13 4 (0.91%) Online Games
14 3 (0.68%) Self-Motivation
15 2 (0.45%) Credit Derivative
15 2 (0.45%) Exotic Derivative
Operating Systems
1 56 (12.73%) Unix
2 28 (6.36%) Windows
3 21 (4.77%) Linux
4 12 (2.73%) Windows Server
5 10 (2.27%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (1.82%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (1.59%) Windows 7
8 5 (1.14%) Solaris
9 4 (0.91%) CentOS
9 4 (0.91%) Debian
9 4 (0.91%) Fedora
9 4 (0.91%) SUSE
9 4 (0.91%) Ubuntu
9 4 (0.91%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (0.68%) Windows 10
11 2 (0.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (0.45%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.23%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (21.36%) Business Intelligence
2 65 (14.77%) Analytics
3 59 (13.41%) Agile Software Development
4 57 (12.95%) Data Analysis
5 50 (11.36%) Problem-Solving
6 49 (11.14%) ETL
7 37 (8.41%) Asset Management
8 34 (7.73%) Data Modelling
9 33 (7.50%) CRM
10 31 (7.05%) Visualisation
11 29 (6.59%) Mathematics
12 27 (6.14%) Business Analysis
13 26 (5.91%) Investment Management
14 21 (4.77%) Decision-Making
14 21 (4.77%) Waterfall
15 19 (4.32%) Performance Tuning
16 18 (4.09%) Data Analytics
16 18 (4.09%) Data Management
17 17 (3.86%) ITIL
18 16 (3.64%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 431 (97.95%) SQL
2 94 (21.36%) T-SQL
3 57 (12.95%) C#
4 38 (8.64%) Python
5 33 (7.50%) PL/SQL
6 31 (7.05%) Java
7 29 (6.59%) VB
7 29 (6.59%) VBA
8 25 (5.68%) JavaScript
9 17 (3.86%) Perl
10 13 (2.95%) VBScript
11 12 (2.73%) R
12 11 (2.50%) Bash Shell
12 11 (2.50%) C++
13 9 (2.05%) PowerShell
13 9 (2.05%) Shell Script
14 7 (1.59%) XPath
15 5 (1.14%) Ruby
16 3 (0.68%) PHP
17 2 (0.45%) C
Qualifications
1 78 (17.73%) Degree
2 13 (2.95%) Numerate Degree
3 11 (2.50%) Master's Degree
3 11 (2.50%) PhD
4 9 (2.05%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (0.68%) ISEB
5 3 (0.68%) ISTQB
5 3 (0.68%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (0.68%) Postgraduate
6 2 (0.45%) MCDBA
6 2 (0.45%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.23%) CFA
7 1 (0.23%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (5.00%) Data Quality
1 22 (5.00%) QA
2 3 (0.68%) SLA
2 3 (0.68%) Solvency II
3 2 (0.45%) MiFID
4 1 (0.23%) Basel III
4 1 (0.23%) CRD IV
4 1 (0.23%) EMIR
4 1 (0.23%) FATCA
4 1 (0.23%) GDPR
System Software
1 3 (0.68%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.23%) Docker
2 1 (0.23%) Xen
2 1 (0.23%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (1.14%) Control-M
2 4 (0.91%) SCOM
3 3 (0.68%) ITRS Geneos
4 2 (0.45%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (0.45%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (0.23%) Kibana
5 1 (0.23%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.23%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.23%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 120 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 60 (13.64%) Oracle
3 31 (7.05%) Tableau
4 23 (5.23%) Sybase
5 16 (3.64%) Salesforce.com
6 13 (2.95%) WorldPay
7 9 (2.05%) Bloomberg
8 8 (1.82%) Informatica
8 8 (1.82%) SAP
9 7 (1.59%) Red Hat
10 6 (1.36%) Fidessa
10 6 (1.36%) Reuters
11 5 (1.14%) ION Trading
11 5 (1.14%) Sun
12 4 (0.91%) Cognos
12 4 (0.91%) CQG
12 4 (0.91%) Google
12 4 (0.91%) MicroStrategy
12 4 (0.91%) Patsystems
12 4 (0.91%) Talend