The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Glasgow region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 65 61 33
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -28
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 46 37 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 3.18% 3.45% 5.87%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.96% 8.35% 15.77%
Number of salaries quoted 38 12 42
Average salary £40,000 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,300 £47,000 £40,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
578 443 317
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 39.92% 41.29% 37.21%
Number of salaries quoted 378 212 244
Average salary £40,000 £40,375 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.92% +15.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
SQL Server 2008
Scotland

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 18 April 2014.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Glasgow

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 75 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 63 (84.00%) C#
3 62 (82.67%) .NET
4 41 (54.67%) SQL Server 2005
5 38 (50.67%) Microsoft
6 37 (49.33%) ASP.NET
7 35 (46.67%) Visual Studio
7 35 (46.67%) SQL
8 33 (44.00%) Agile Software Development
9 32 (42.67%) MVC
10 30 (40.00%) T-SQL
11 28 (37.33%) Team Foundation Server
12 27 (36.00%) SQL Server 2012
12 27 (36.00%) MS Excel
13 25 (33.33%) JavaScript
14 24 (32.00%) HTML
15 22 (29.33%) WinForms
16 19 (25.33%) CSS
17 17 (22.67%) XML
17 17 (22.67%) NHS
17 17 (22.67%) DTV
18 15 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
18 15 (20.00%) Software Engineering
19 14 (18.67%) SQL Server 2000
19 14 (18.67%) Windows
19 14 (18.67%) OO
20 13 (17.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
21 12 (16.00%) jQuery
22 11 (14.67%) WCF
23 9 (12.00%) TDD

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 9 (12.00%) SharePoint
2 4 (5.33%) Umbraco
2 4 (5.33%) IIS
3 2 (2.67%) Sitecore CMS
3 2 (2.67%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (2.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (2.67%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (2.67%) CMS
3 2 (2.67%) MS Exchange
3 2 (2.67%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.33%) Lync
Applications
1 27 (36.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.67%) Intranet
2 3 (4.00%) SSL
2 3 (4.00%) Firewall
3 2 (2.67%) SAN
4 1 (1.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 41 (54.67%) SQL Server 2005
3 27 (36.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 14 (18.67%) SQL Server 2000
5 8 (10.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (9.33%) Relational Database
7 6 (8.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (5.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (4.00%) Oracle Database
9 3 (4.00%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (2.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 1 (1.33%) Oracle9i Database
11 1 (1.33%) MySQL
11 1 (1.33%) Oracle Database 10g
11 1 (1.33%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 35 (46.67%) Visual Studio
2 28 (37.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (6.67%) ReSharper
4 3 (4.00%) NUnit
4 3 (4.00%) Git (software)
5 2 (2.67%) Subversion
6 1 (1.33%) CruiseControl
6 1 (1.33%) Firebug
6 1 (1.33%) Fiddler
General
1 3 (4.00%) Retail
2 2 (2.67%) Finance
3 1 (1.33%) Law
3 1 (1.33%) Legal
3 1 (1.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 59 (78.67%) Developer
2 24 (32.00%) Software Developer
3 20 (26.67%) C# Developer
4 17 (22.67%) .NET Developer
4 17 (22.67%) C# .NET Developer
5 10 (13.33%) C# Software Developer
5 10 (13.33%) Web Developer
5 10 (13.33%) Senior Developer
6 7 (9.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (6.67%) Software Engineer
7 5 (6.67%) Applications Developer
7 5 (6.67%) WinForms Developer
7 5 (6.67%) Senior .NET Developer
7 5 (6.67%) SQL Developer
7 5 (6.67%) Web Applications Developer
7 5 (6.67%) .NET Software Developer
8 4 (5.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (5.33%) ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (5.33%) DBA
9 3 (4.00%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (82.67%) .NET
2 37 (49.33%) ASP.NET
3 24 (32.00%) HTML
4 22 (29.33%) WinForms
5 19 (25.33%) CSS
6 17 (22.67%) XML
7 15 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 13 (17.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 12 (16.00%) jQuery
10 11 (14.67%) WCF
11 9 (12.00%) .NET Framework
11 9 (12.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 8 (10.67%) HTML5
12 8 (10.67%) LINQ
12 8 (10.67%) XSL
12 8 (10.67%) Web Services
12 8 (10.67%) Classic ASP
13 5 (6.67%) WPF
14 4 (5.33%) JSON
14 4 (5.33%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 17 (22.67%) NHS
1 17 (22.67%) DTV
2 7 (9.33%) Open Source
3 6 (8.00%) N-Tier
4 5 (6.67%) Clustering
4 5 (6.67%) Mobile App
4 5 (6.67%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.67%) Cryptography
5 2 (2.67%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.67%) Replication
6 1 (1.33%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.33%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.33%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 14 (18.67%) Windows
2 5 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (5.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (2.67%) Linux
6 1 (1.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.33%) VMS
6 1 (1.33%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (44.00%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (42.67%) MVC
3 15 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 14 (18.67%) OO
5 9 (12.00%) TDD
6 7 (9.33%) Unit Testing
7 6 (8.00%) Scrum
7 6 (8.00%) OOD
8 5 (6.67%) Mobile Application Development
8 5 (6.67%) Web Development
9 4 (5.33%) User Stories
9 4 (5.33%) OOP
10 3 (4.00%) SOA
10 3 (4.00%) HOOD
10 3 (4.00%) Automated Testing
10 3 (4.00%) Load Balancing
11 2 (2.67%) Business Development
11 2 (2.67%) Information Management
11 2 (2.67%) Data Management
11 2 (2.67%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 63 (84.00%) C#
2 35 (46.67%) SQL
3 30 (40.00%) T-SQL
4 25 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 7 (9.33%) VB
5 7 (9.33%) VB6
6 3 (4.00%) VB.NET
7 2 (2.67%) Java
7 2 (2.67%) C++
8 1 (1.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (6.67%) Degree
2 2 (2.67%) CEH
2 2 (2.67%) CISSP
2 2 (2.67%) SSCP
3 1 (1.33%) MCSE
3 1 (1.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.33%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (2.67%) QA
2 1 (1.33%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (4.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.33%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (1.33%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (1.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (4.00%) SCOM
2 2 (2.67%) SCCM
3 1 (1.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 38 (50.67%) Microsoft
2 6 (8.00%) Adobe
3 3 (4.00%) Oracle
3 3 (4.00%) Red Gate
3 3 (4.00%) Typemock
3 3 (4.00%) Iron Speed
4 2 (2.67%) Sitecore
4 2 (2.67%) Telerik
4 2 (2.67%) IBM
4 2 (2.67%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.33%) Avaya
5 1 (1.33%) Cisco
5 1 (1.33%) VMware
5 1 (1.33%) ServiceNow
5 1 (1.33%) Verint
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