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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 48 65 38
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -27
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 49 34 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 4.71% 3.00% 5.02%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.56% 9.04% 12.96%
Number of salaries quoted 44 22 39
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £33,200
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,250 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
464 376 355
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 44.57% 33.19% 38.76%
Number of salaries quoted 311 230 261
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 19 December 2014.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Glasgow

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 78 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 60 (76.92%) C#
3 45 (57.69%) .NET
4 31 (39.74%) ASP.NET
5 30 (38.46%) SQL
6 29 (37.18%) CSS
7 28 (35.90%) HTML
8 26 (33.33%) Visual Studio
9 25 (32.05%) JavaScript
10 20 (25.64%) Windows
10 20 (25.64%) Microsoft
11 18 (23.08%) SQL Server 2005
11 18 (23.08%) SQL Server 2012
11 18 (23.08%) MVC
11 18 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
11 18 (23.08%) Team Foundation Server
11 18 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
12 17 (21.79%) SOA
12 17 (21.79%) MS Excel
12 17 (21.79%) T-SQL
12 17 (21.79%) Degree
13 15 (19.23%) jQuery
13 15 (19.23%) Computer Science
13 15 (19.23%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 14 (17.95%) IIS
14 14 (17.95%) WCF
15 13 (16.67%) Web Services
15 13 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 13 (16.67%) Retail
16 12 (15.38%) TDD

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 (17.95%) IIS
2 5 (6.41%) Umbraco
3 3 (3.85%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.56%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (2.56%) CMS
4 2 (2.56%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (1.28%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.28%) Apache
5 1 (1.28%) Tomcat
Applications
1 17 (21.79%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.85%) MS Office
3 1 (1.28%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (1.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (1.28%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.69%) DNS
2 5 (6.41%) DHCP
2 5 (6.41%) IPv4
2 5 (6.41%) SAN
3 1 (1.28%) X.25
3 1 (1.28%) X.509
3 1 (1.28%) Firewall
3 1 (1.28%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.28%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 18 (23.08%) SQL Server 2005
2 18 (23.08%) SQL Server 2012
3 13 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (8.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (5.13%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (5.13%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (3.85%) Crystal Reports
6 3 (3.85%) Informix
6 3 (3.85%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (3.85%) MS Access
6 3 (3.85%) Oracle Database 10g
6 3 (3.85%) Oracle Database
7 2 (2.56%) Relational Database
7 2 (2.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (1.28%) QlikView
8 1 (1.28%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (1.28%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 26 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 18 (23.08%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (11.54%) Subversion
4 6 (7.69%) ReSharper
4 6 (7.69%) NUnit
4 6 (7.69%) Git (software)
5 4 (5.13%) CruiseControl
6 3 (3.85%) Moq
7 2 (2.56%) Firebug
7 2 (2.56%) Fiddler
8 1 (1.28%) Visual Studio Team System
8 1 (1.28%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 1 (1.28%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 1 (1.28%) MSTest
General
1 13 (16.67%) Retail
2 7 (8.97%) Finance
3 3 (3.85%) Marketing
3 3 (3.85%) Banking
4 2 (2.56%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.28%) Electronics
5 1 (1.28%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 41 (52.56%) Developer
2 20 (25.64%) Applications Support
3 12 (15.38%) Senior Developer
4 11 (14.10%) .NET Developer
5 10 (12.82%) Software Developer
6 6 (7.69%) Analyst
6 6 (7.69%) C# Developer
7 5 (6.41%) Senior Software Developer
8 4 (5.13%) Software Engineer
8 4 (5.13%) ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (5.13%) Technical Specialist
9 3 (3.85%) Business Objects Developer
9 3 (3.85%) Applications Support Analyst
9 3 (3.85%) Support Analyst
9 3 (3.85%) Web Developer
9 3 (3.85%) Business Developer
10 2 (2.56%) Consultant
10 2 (2.56%) Database Specialist
10 2 (2.56%) Technical Consultant
10 2 (2.56%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (57.69%) .NET
2 31 (39.74%) ASP.NET
3 29 (37.18%) CSS
4 28 (35.90%) HTML
5 15 (19.23%) jQuery
5 15 (19.23%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 14 (17.95%) WCF
7 13 (16.67%) Web Services
8 10 (12.82%) .NET Framework
8 10 (12.82%) ASP.NET MVC
9 9 (11.54%) HTML5
10 7 (8.97%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 6 (7.69%) REST
12 5 (6.41%) WinForms
12 5 (6.41%) XML
13 3 (3.85%) WPF
14 2 (2.56%) JSON
14 2 (2.56%) .NET Remoting
14 2 (2.56%) XSLT
14 2 (2.56%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 18 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (19.23%) Computer Science
3 5 (6.41%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.56%) NHS
5 1 (1.28%) DTV
5 1 (1.28%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 20 (25.64%) Windows
2 7 (8.97%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (2.56%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (2.56%) Linux
5 1 (1.28%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
1 18 (23.08%) MVC
2 17 (21.79%) SOA
3 12 (15.38%) TDD
3 12 (15.38%) Software Engineering
4 9 (11.54%) Web Development
4 9 (11.54%) OOP
5 8 (10.26%) Mentoring
6 7 (8.97%) Time Management
6 7 (8.97%) ITIL
6 7 (8.97%) Scrum
6 7 (8.97%) Software Architecture
7 6 (7.69%) OO
8 5 (6.41%) E-Commerce
8 5 (6.41%) Data Modelling
8 5 (6.41%) ETL
8 5 (6.41%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (6.41%) Project Management
8 5 (6.41%) Service Management
8 5 (6.41%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 60 (76.92%) C#
2 30 (38.46%) SQL
3 25 (32.05%) JavaScript
4 17 (21.79%) T-SQL
5 8 (10.26%) Ruby
6 5 (6.41%) PowerShell
6 5 (6.41%) VBScript
7 2 (2.56%) Java
8 1 (1.28%) R
8 1 (1.28%) VB
8 1 (1.28%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.28%) Python
Qualifications
1 17 (21.79%) Degree
2 10 (12.82%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (6.41%) MCP
3 5 (6.41%) MCSE
3 5 (6.41%) MCSA
4 1 (1.28%) HND
4 1 (1.28%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.28%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.28%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (1.28%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.26%) SLA
2 6 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 7 (8.97%) Hyper-V
2 6 (7.69%) Active Directory
3 5 (6.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (6.41%) XenApp
3 5 (6.41%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (6.41%) SCCM
1 5 (6.41%) SCOM
2 1 (1.28%) HP UCMDB
2 1 (1.28%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 20 (25.64%) Microsoft
2 8 (10.26%) Iron Speed
3 6 (7.69%) Oracle
4 5 (6.41%) Business Objects
4 5 (6.41%) VMware
4 5 (6.41%) HP
4 5 (6.41%) Compaq
4 5 (6.41%) Citrix
5 4 (5.13%) SAP
6 3 (3.85%) Netezza
7 2 (2.56%) EPiServer
7 2 (2.56%) Sitecore
7 2 (2.56%) Ektron
7 2 (2.56%) Typemock
7 2 (2.56%) Red Gate
7 2 (2.56%) Tableau
7 2 (2.56%) Telerik
7 2 (2.56%) Google
8 1 (1.28%) Informatica
8 1 (1.28%) Twitter
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