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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 81 67 53
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -14
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 21 47 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.75% 3.37% 4.15%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.31% 8.90% 9.51%
Number of salaries quoted 16 36 35
Average salary £37,500 £38,125 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.63% -4.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £48,750 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,001
% 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
487 528 536
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 40.55% 37.82% 43.58%
Number of salaries quoted 303 312 324
Average salary £45,000 £42,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +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 31 July 2015.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Glasgow

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 31 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 57 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 40 (70.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 39 (68.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 38 (66.67%) .NET
5 37 (64.91%) C#
6 28 (49.12%) MS Excel
7 27 (47.37%) SQL
7 27 (47.37%) Microsoft
8 22 (38.60%) ASP.NET
8 22 (38.60%) SQL Server 2012
9 20 (35.09%) HTML
9 20 (35.09%) JavaScript
10 19 (33.33%) T-SQL
11 18 (31.58%) SharePoint
12 16 (28.07%) Mentoring
13 15 (26.32%) Business Intelligence
14 14 (24.56%) Agile Software Development
14 14 (24.56%) Unit Testing
15 13 (22.81%) InfoPath
15 13 (22.81%) SharePoint 2010
15 13 (22.81%) MVC
15 13 (22.81%) Windows
16 12 (21.05%) Data Analysis
17 11 (19.30%) SQL Server 2005
17 11 (19.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 11 (19.30%) CSS
17 11 (19.30%) Microsoft Certification
18 10 (17.54%) XML
18 10 (17.54%) Time Management
18 10 (17.54%) Clustering

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 18 (31.58%) SharePoint
2 13 (22.81%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (5.26%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.75%) IIS
4 1 (1.75%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.75%) Lync
4 1 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 28 (49.12%) MS Excel
2 13 (22.81%) InfoPath
3 1 (1.75%) MS Office
3 1 (1.75%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (3.51%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.75%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.75%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.75%) WLAN
1 1 (1.75%) DHCP
1 1 (1.75%) DNS
1 1 (1.75%) SAN
1 1 (1.75%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 40 (70.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 39 (68.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 22 (38.60%) SQL Server 2012
5 11 (19.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 11 (19.30%) SQL Server 2005
6 7 (12.28%) DTS
7 6 (10.53%) Sybase ASE
8 3 (5.26%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (3.51%) Oracle Database
9 2 (3.51%) Big Data
10 1 (1.75%) Oracle BI EE
10 1 (1.75%) QlikView
10 1 (1.75%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (1.75%) Oracle Database 10g
10 1 (1.75%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (1.75%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 6 (10.53%) Visual Studio
2 4 (7.02%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.75%) Subversion
General
1 8 (14.04%) Finance
2 6 (10.53%) Banking
Job Titles
1 38 (66.67%) Developer
2 21 (36.84%) Senior Developer
3 11 (19.30%) SQL Developer
4 10 (17.54%) DBA
5 9 (15.79%) .NET Developer
6 5 (8.77%) C# Developer
6 5 (8.77%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 4 (7.02%) Senior SQL Developer
7 4 (7.02%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
7 4 (7.02%) Senior .NET Developer
7 4 (7.02%) Software Developer
8 3 (5.26%) Analyst
8 3 (5.26%) SQL Server DBA
8 3 (5.26%) Applications Developer
8 3 (5.26%) ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (5.26%) Team Leader
8 3 (5.26%) Development Team Leader
8 3 (5.26%) SQL DBA
8 3 (5.26%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (5.26%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (66.67%) .NET
2 22 (38.60%) ASP.NET
3 20 (35.09%) HTML
4 11 (19.30%) CSS
5 10 (17.54%) XML
6 9 (15.79%) ASP.NET MVC
7 6 (10.53%) CGI
8 4 (7.02%) .NET Framework
8 4 (7.02%) WCF
8 4 (7.02%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 4 (7.02%) jQuery
9 3 (5.26%) LINQ
9 3 (5.26%) HTML5
9 3 (5.26%) Entity Framework
9 3 (5.26%) XSLT
10 2 (3.51%) WPF
11 1 (1.75%) CSS3
11 1 (1.75%) JSON
11 1 (1.75%) Middleware
11 1 (1.75%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 10 (17.54%) Clustering
2 7 (12.28%) Replication
3 3 (5.26%) User Experience
4 2 (3.51%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.75%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 13 (22.81%) Windows
2 6 (10.53%) Windows NT
2 6 (10.53%) Windows XP
3 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (28.07%) Mentoring
2 15 (26.32%) Business Intelligence
3 14 (24.56%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (24.56%) Unit Testing
4 13 (22.81%) MVC
5 12 (21.05%) Data Analysis
6 10 (17.54%) Time Management
6 10 (17.54%) SDLC
7 8 (14.04%) ETL
8 7 (12.28%) Incident Management
8 7 (12.28%) Requirements Analysis
8 7 (12.28%) Data Modelling
8 7 (12.28%) Release Management
8 7 (12.28%) User Acceptance Testing
8 7 (12.28%) User Stories
8 7 (12.28%) Performance Tuning
9 6 (10.53%) Performance Analysis
9 6 (10.53%) Physical Data Model
9 6 (10.53%) Database Mirroring
9 6 (10.53%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 37 (64.91%) C#
2 27 (47.37%) SQL
3 20 (35.09%) JavaScript
4 19 (33.33%) T-SQL
5 9 (15.79%) PowerShell
6 6 (10.53%) VBScript
7 2 (3.51%) C
Qualifications
1 11 (19.30%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (3.51%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.28%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.75%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.75%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (1.75%) WSUS
1 1 (1.75%) SCCM
1 1 (1.75%) SCOM
1 1 (1.75%) SCVMM
1 1 (1.75%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 27 (47.37%) Microsoft
2 6 (10.53%) Sybase
2 6 (10.53%) Perforce
3 3 (5.26%) Oracle
4 1 (1.75%) Hyland
4 1 (1.75%) SonicWALL
4 1 (1.75%) Cisco
4 1 (1.75%) HP
4 1 (1.75%) Intel
4 1 (1.75%) McAfee
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