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 8 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 80 58 59
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 23 52 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.88% 3.99% 3.10%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.67% 10.34% 7.34%
Number of salaries quoted 19 39 24
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £35,000 £27,900
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £46,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +8.10%
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
492 503 531
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 40.29% 38.57% 42.14%
Number of salaries quoted 298 311 351
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

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 8 July 2015.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Glasgow

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 8 July 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 58 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 42 (72.41%) .NET
2 42 (72.41%) C#
3 41 (70.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 40 (68.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 28 (48.28%) Microsoft
5 28 (48.28%) MS Excel
6 25 (43.10%) ASP.NET
6 25 (43.10%) SQL
6 25 (43.10%) SQL Server 2012
7 24 (41.38%) HTML
7 24 (41.38%) JavaScript
8 19 (32.76%) T-SQL
9 17 (29.31%) SharePoint
9 17 (29.31%) MVC
10 16 (27.59%) Windows
10 16 (27.59%) Mentoring
11 14 (24.14%) Business Intelligence
11 14 (24.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 14 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
12 13 (22.41%) InfoPath
12 13 (22.41%) SQL Server 2005
12 13 (22.41%) Unit Testing
12 13 (22.41%) SharePoint 2010
13 12 (20.69%) CSS
13 12 (20.69%) XML
14 11 (18.97%) Visual Studio
14 11 (18.97%) Data Analysis
15 10 (17.24%) Time Management
15 10 (17.24%) Microsoft Certification

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 8 July 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 17 (29.31%) SharePoint
2 13 (22.41%) SharePoint 2010
3 5 (8.62%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.72%) IIS
4 1 (1.72%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.72%) Lync
4 1 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 28 (48.28%) MS Excel
2 13 (22.41%) InfoPath
3 2 (3.45%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.72%) MS Project
4 1 (1.72%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.72%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.72%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.72%) WLAN
1 1 (1.72%) DHCP
1 1 (1.72%) DNS
1 1 (1.72%) SAN
1 1 (1.72%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 41 (70.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 40 (68.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 25 (43.10%) SQL Server 2012
5 14 (24.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 13 (22.41%) SQL Server 2005
7 7 (12.07%) DTS
8 6 (10.34%) Sybase ASE
9 2 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (3.45%) Big Data
10 1 (1.72%) Oracle Database
10 1 (1.72%) Oracle BI EE
10 1 (1.72%) QlikView
10 1 (1.72%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (1.72%) Oracle Database 10g
10 1 (1.72%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 11 (18.97%) Visual Studio
2 6 (10.34%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.72%) Git (software)
General
1 8 (13.79%) Finance
2 6 (10.34%) Banking
3 1 (1.72%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 40 (68.97%) Developer
2 22 (37.93%) Senior Developer
3 10 (17.24%) SQL Developer
4 9 (15.52%) .NET Developer
5 8 (13.79%) DBA
6 6 (10.34%) C# Developer
6 6 (10.34%) Software Developer
7 5 (8.62%) Senior Software Developer
8 4 (6.90%) Senior .NET Developer
8 4 (6.90%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 3 (5.17%) Team Leader
9 3 (5.17%) .NET Architect
9 3 (5.17%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 3 (5.17%) C# .NET Developer
9 3 (5.17%) Senior SQL Developer
9 3 (5.17%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
9 3 (5.17%) ASP.NET Developer
9 3 (5.17%) Development Team Leader
9 3 (5.17%) Architect
9 3 (5.17%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (72.41%) .NET
2 25 (43.10%) ASP.NET
3 24 (41.38%) HTML
4 12 (20.69%) CSS
4 12 (20.69%) XML
5 10 (17.24%) ASP.NET MVC
6 8 (13.79%) jQuery
7 7 (12.07%) WCF
8 6 (10.34%) HTML5
8 6 (10.34%) CGI
9 5 (8.62%) XSLT
9 5 (8.62%) Entity Framework
9 5 (8.62%) .NET Framework
9 5 (8.62%) LINQ
10 4 (6.90%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 2 (3.45%) JSON
11 2 (3.45%) WPF
12 1 (1.72%) CSS3
12 1 (1.72%) Middleware
12 1 (1.72%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.52%) Clustering
2 6 (10.34%) Replication
3 5 (8.62%) User Experience
4 2 (3.45%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.72%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 16 (27.59%) Windows
2 6 (10.34%) Windows NT
2 6 (10.34%) Windows XP
3 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (29.31%) MVC
2 16 (27.59%) Mentoring
3 14 (24.14%) Business Intelligence
3 14 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (22.41%) Unit Testing
5 11 (18.97%) Data Analysis
6 10 (17.24%) Time Management
7 9 (15.52%) SDLC
8 8 (13.79%) ETL
9 7 (12.07%) User Acceptance Testing
9 7 (12.07%) Software Engineering
9 7 (12.07%) Incident Management
9 7 (12.07%) Requirements Analysis
9 7 (12.07%) Data Modelling
9 7 (12.07%) User Stories
9 7 (12.07%) Performance Tuning
10 6 (10.34%) Performance Analysis
10 6 (10.34%) Validation
10 6 (10.34%) Web Development
10 6 (10.34%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 42 (72.41%) C#
2 25 (43.10%) SQL
3 24 (41.38%) JavaScript
4 19 (32.76%) T-SQL
5 8 (13.79%) PowerShell
6 6 (10.34%) VBScript
7 2 (3.45%) C
8 1 (1.72%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.72%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 10 (17.24%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (3.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.07%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.72%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.72%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (1.72%) WSUS
1 1 (1.72%) SCCM
1 1 (1.72%) SCOM
1 1 (1.72%) SCVMM
1 1 (1.72%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 28 (48.28%) Microsoft
2 6 (10.34%) Sybase
2 6 (10.34%) Perforce
3 3 (5.17%) Business Objects
3 3 (5.17%) Oracle
4 1 (1.72%) Cisco
4 1 (1.72%) Hyland
4 1 (1.72%) SonicWALL
4 1 (1.72%) HP
4 1 (1.72%) Intel
4 1 (1.72%) McAfee
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