The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 68 69 71
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +2
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 32 43 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.59% 3.05% 2.68%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.29% 7.88% 6.65%
Number of salaries quoted 25 37 10
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +15.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,600 £33,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £46,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
SQL Server 2008
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in permanent jobs advertised in the Glasgow region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
439 546 451
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 35.52% 38.75% 40.27%
Number of salaries quoted 261 367 233
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £27,400
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +2.56%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Glasgow region.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in Glasgow

SQL Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Glasgow

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow region citing SQL Server 2008 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SQL Server 2008.

1 73 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 51 (69.86%) .NET
3 49 (67.12%) C#
4 34 (46.58%) HTML
5 33 (45.21%) JavaScript
5 33 (45.21%) ASP.NET
6 31 (42.47%) MS Excel
6 31 (42.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 30 (41.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 28 (38.36%) Microsoft
8 28 (38.36%) SQL Server 2012
9 25 (34.25%) SQL Server 2005
9 25 (34.25%) Windows
10 24 (32.88%) CSS
11 23 (31.51%) MVC
12 22 (30.14%) Visual Studio
12 22 (30.14%) SQL
13 19 (26.03%) Mentoring
14 18 (24.66%) Agile Software Development
15 16 (21.92%) WCF
15 16 (21.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 15 (20.55%) jQuery
17 14 (19.18%) Team Foundation Server
17 14 (19.18%) Software Engineering
17 14 (19.18%) T-SQL
17 14 (19.18%) XML
17 14 (19.18%) Microsoft Certification
17 14 (19.18%) SharePoint
17 14 (19.18%) Data Modelling
17 14 (19.18%) SOA

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow region citing SQL Server 2008 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SQL Server 2008. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (19.18%) SharePoint
2 12 (16.44%) IIS
2 12 (16.44%) SharePoint 2010
3 6 (8.22%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.37%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.37%) Lync
4 1 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 31 (42.47%) MS Excel
2 12 (16.44%) InfoPath
3 6 (8.22%) MS Office
4 2 (2.74%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.37%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.37%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.37%) SaaS
2 1 (1.37%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.22%) DHCP
1 6 (8.22%) DNS
1 6 (8.22%) SAN
2 5 (6.85%) IPv4
3 1 (1.37%) Firewall
3 1 (1.37%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 31 (42.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 30 (41.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 28 (38.36%) SQL Server 2012
5 25 (34.25%) SQL Server 2005
6 16 (21.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 7 (9.59%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (8.22%) Sybase ASE
8 6 (8.22%) Crystal Reports
9 5 (6.85%) Informix
9 5 (6.85%) Oracle Reports
9 5 (6.85%) MS Access
9 5 (6.85%) Oracle Database 10g
9 5 (6.85%) BusinessObjects
9 5 (6.85%) Oracle Database
10 1 (1.37%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 22 (30.14%) Visual Studio
2 14 (19.18%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (4.11%) Subversion
3 3 (4.11%) Git (software)
4 2 (2.74%) NUnit
5 1 (1.37%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (1.37%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (1.37%) MSTest
5 1 (1.37%) Moq
5 1 (1.37%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 11 (15.07%) Banking
2 7 (9.59%) Finance
3 6 (8.22%) Retail
4 1 (1.37%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.37%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 48 (65.75%) Developer
2 27 (36.99%) Senior Developer
3 12 (16.44%) .NET Developer
4 10 (13.70%) Software Developer
5 7 (9.59%) Senior Software Developer
6 6 (8.22%) DBA
6 6 (8.22%) Senior .NET Developer
7 5 (6.85%) Business Developer
7 5 (6.85%) Business Objects Developer
8 4 (5.48%) Technical Specialist
8 4 (5.48%) Architect
9 3 (4.11%) Analyst
9 3 (4.11%) Development Team Leader
9 3 (4.11%) .NET Architect
9 3 (4.11%) C# Developer
9 3 (4.11%) ASP.NET Developer
9 3 (4.11%) Team Leader
10 2 (2.74%) SQL Developer
10 2 (2.74%) Senior Web Developer
10 2 (2.74%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (69.86%) .NET
2 34 (46.58%) HTML
3 33 (45.21%) ASP.NET
4 24 (32.88%) CSS
5 16 (21.92%) WCF
6 15 (20.55%) jQuery
7 14 (19.18%) XML
8 13 (17.81%) ASP.NET MVC
9 9 (12.33%) HTML5
9 9 (12.33%) .NET Framework
10 8 (10.96%) Web Services
10 8 (10.96%) Entity Framework
11 7 (9.59%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 7 (9.59%) XSLT
11 7 (9.59%) LINQ
12 6 (8.22%) CGI
13 4 (5.48%) REST
14 3 (4.11%) JSON
15 1 (1.37%) WPF
15 1 (1.37%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.33%) Computer Science
2 7 (9.59%) Clustering
3 6 (8.22%) User Experience
3 6 (8.22%) Replication
4 4 (5.48%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.37%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 25 (34.25%) Windows
2 7 (9.59%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (8.22%) Windows NT
3 6 (8.22%) Windows XP
3 6 (8.22%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.37%) Linux
4 1 (1.37%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (31.51%) MVC
2 19 (26.03%) Mentoring
3 18 (24.66%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (19.18%) Data Modelling
4 14 (19.18%) SOA
4 14 (19.18%) Software Engineering
5 13 (17.81%) Unit Testing
5 13 (17.81%) Time Management
6 12 (16.44%) Web Development
7 9 (12.33%) Performance Tuning
8 8 (10.96%) Data Analysis
9 6 (8.22%) Release Management
9 6 (8.22%) UX Design
9 6 (8.22%) Software Architecture
9 6 (8.22%) ETL
9 6 (8.22%) Validation
9 6 (8.22%) Performance Analysis
9 6 (8.22%) Physical Data Model
9 6 (8.22%) Database Mirroring
10 5 (6.85%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 49 (67.12%) C#
2 33 (45.21%) JavaScript
3 22 (30.14%) SQL
4 14 (19.18%) T-SQL
5 11 (15.07%) VBScript
5 11 (15.07%) PowerShell
6 2 (2.74%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.37%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (19.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (13.70%) Degree
3 5 (6.85%) MCP
3 5 (6.85%) MCSE
3 5 (6.85%) MCSA
4 1 (1.37%) HND
4 1 (1.37%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.37%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.48%) QA
System Software
1 6 (8.22%) Active Directory
1 6 (8.22%) Hyper-V
2 5 (6.85%) XenApp
2 5 (6.85%) XenDesktop
2 5 (6.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (8.22%) SCCM
1 6 (8.22%) SCOM
2 1 (1.37%) SCVMM
2 1 (1.37%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (1.37%) WSUS
Vendors
1 28 (38.36%) Microsoft
2 8 (10.96%) Oracle
3 7 (9.59%) Business Objects
4 6 (8.22%) Sybase
4 6 (8.22%) HP
5 5 (6.85%) Compaq
5 5 (6.85%) SAP
5 5 (6.85%) Citrix
5 5 (6.85%) VMware
5 5 (6.85%) Netezza
6 4 (5.48%) Iron Speed
7 1 (1.37%) SonicWALL
7 1 (1.37%) Hyland
7 1 (1.37%) McAfee
7 1 (1.37%) Cisco
7 1 (1.37%) Intel
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago