The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 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 over the 3 months to 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 7 9 6
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -3
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 242 227 198
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 21.25% 17.13% 21.64%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 55.50% 45.49% 52.52%
Number of salaries quoted 143 163 99
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,300 £31,700 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £49,700 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
SQL Server
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
436 499 377
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 38.28% 37.66% 41.20%
Number of salaries quoted 274 329 187
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

SQL Server Salary Trend in Glasgow

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

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

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Glasgow

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow region citing SQL Server 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.

1 331 (64.27%) C#
2 319 (61.94%) .NET
3 240 (46.60%) ASP.NET
4 222 (43.11%) JavaScript
5 194 (37.67%) HTML
6 186 (36.12%) SQL
6 186 (36.12%) MVC
7 159 (30.87%) Agile Software Development
8 156 (30.29%) CSS
9 145 (28.16%) Oracle
10 141 (27.38%) jQuery
11 134 (26.02%) Microsoft
12 109 (21.17%) ASP.NET MVC
13 104 (20.19%) MS Excel
14 98 (19.03%) TDD
15 96 (18.64%) Relational Database
16 89 (17.28%) Finance
17 87 (16.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 87 (16.89%) Degree
18 86 (16.70%) Java
19 83 (16.12%) SQL Server 2008
20 80 (15.53%) Software Engineering
21 73 (14.17%) Web Services
22 71 (13.79%) Windows
22 71 (13.79%) .NET Framework
23 70 (13.59%) Visual Studio
24 69 (13.40%) XML
25 68 (13.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
26 63 (12.23%) T-SQL
27 60 (11.65%) Scrum

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow region citing SQL Server 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 46 (8.93%) SharePoint
2 37 (7.18%) IIS
3 34 (6.60%) Umbraco
4 23 (4.47%) CMS
5 20 (3.88%) JBoss
6 19 (3.69%) Tomcat
7 16 (3.11%) SharePoint 2010
8 13 (2.52%) WebLogic
9 9 (1.75%) Node.js
9 9 (1.75%) BizTalk Server
10 4 (0.78%) Sitecore CMS
10 4 (0.78%) SAP Portal
10 4 (0.78%) Liferay
10 4 (0.78%) NetWeaver
11 3 (0.58%) WorkSite
11 3 (0.58%) MS Exchange
11 3 (0.58%) Immediacy CMS
12 2 (0.39%) SharePoint 2013
12 2 (0.39%) Lync
12 2 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 104 (20.19%) MS Excel
2 16 (3.11%) MS Office
3 10 (1.94%) InfoPath
4 8 (1.55%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.78%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (0.58%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 14 (2.72%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 6 (1.17%) Oracle Utilities
3 4 (0.78%) SAP LE
3 4 (0.78%) SAP GRC
3 4 (0.78%) SAP SCM
3 4 (0.78%) SAP HR
3 4 (0.78%) SAP R/3
3 4 (0.78%) SAP FI
3 4 (0.78%) SAP CRM
3 4 (0.78%) SAP FI/CO
3 4 (0.78%) SAP CO
4 2 (0.39%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.19%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 1 (0.19%) Visualfiles
5 1 (0.19%) MFGPRO
5 1 (0.19%) Endur
5 1 (0.19%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (0.58%) SaaS
3 1 (0.19%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (2.91%) Firewall
2 14 (2.72%) SAN
3 12 (2.33%) DMZ
4 9 (1.75%) iBeacon
5 8 (1.55%) DNS
6 7 (1.36%) DHCP
7 5 (0.97%) HTTP
7 5 (0.97%) Intranet
7 5 (0.97%) IPv4
8 3 (0.58%) Extranet
9 2 (0.39%) SSL
9 2 (0.39%) NetScaler
10 1 (0.19%) IP Telephony
10 1 (0.19%) Cisco IPT
10 1 (0.19%) Internet
10 1 (0.19%) VPN
10 1 (0.19%) LAN
10 1 (0.19%) WLAN
10 1 (0.19%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 96 (18.64%) Relational Database
2 87 (16.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 83 (16.12%) SQL Server 2008
4 68 (13.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 59 (11.46%) Oracle Database
6 51 (9.90%) RDBMS
7 43 (8.35%) SQL Server 2012
8 40 (7.77%) SQL Server 2005
9 39 (7.57%) Data Warehouse
10 26 (5.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 23 (4.47%) MongoDB
12 19 (3.69%) Oracle Database 10g
13 18 (3.50%) MySQL
14 15 (2.91%) NoSQL
15 13 (2.52%) Oracle Database 11g
15 13 (2.52%) PostgreSQL
15 13 (2.52%) Crystal Reports
16 12 (2.33%) SQLite
17 10 (1.94%) RavenDB
17 10 (1.94%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 70 (13.59%) Visual Studio
2 25 (4.85%) Subversion
3 24 (4.66%) Team Foundation Server
4 13 (2.52%) Xcode
5 12 (2.33%) JIRA
5 12 (2.33%) Git (software)
6 9 (1.75%) NCrunch
7 8 (1.55%) NUnit
7 8 (1.55%) Oracle Forms
8 6 (1.17%) TeamCity
8 6 (1.17%) Moq
9 4 (0.78%) ClearCase
9 4 (0.78%) Eclipse
9 4 (0.78%) ReSharper
9 4 (0.78%) Fiddler
10 3 (0.58%) Oracle APEX
10 3 (0.58%) IntelliJ
10 3 (0.58%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 2 (0.39%) GitLab
11 2 (0.39%) MSBuild
General
1 89 (17.28%) Finance
2 34 (6.60%) Banking
3 31 (6.02%) Retail
4 14 (2.72%) Telecoms
5 9 (1.75%) Marketing
6 6 (1.17%) Manufacturing
7 5 (0.97%) Advertising
7 5 (0.97%) Electronics
8 4 (0.78%) Corporate Banking
8 4 (0.78%) Billing
9 3 (0.58%) Investment Banking
9 3 (0.58%) Back Office
10 2 (0.39%) Games
10 2 (0.39%) Law
10 2 (0.39%) Local Government
10 2 (0.39%) Retail Banking
10 2 (0.39%) Private Banking
11 1 (0.19%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.19%) Legal
11 1 (0.19%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 328 (63.69%) Developer
2 129 (25.05%) .NET Developer
3 84 (16.31%) Senior Developer
4 66 (12.82%) Analyst
5 51 (9.90%) C# Developer
6 49 (9.51%) Software Developer
7 33 (6.41%) C# .NET Developer
8 31 (6.02%) Support Analyst
9 28 (5.44%) Web Developer
10 25 (4.85%) DBA
11 24 (4.66%) Applications Support
11 24 (4.66%) Senior .NET Developer
12 23 (4.47%) Architect
13 22 (4.27%) Software Engineer
13 22 (4.27%) Agile .NET Developer
14 18 (3.50%) Java Developer
14 18 (3.50%) ASP.NET Developer
15 17 (3.30%) Senior Software Developer
16 15 (2.91%) SQL Developer
16 15 (2.91%) Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 319 (61.94%) .NET
2 240 (46.60%) ASP.NET
3 194 (37.67%) HTML
4 156 (30.29%) CSS
5 141 (27.38%) jQuery
6 109 (21.17%) ASP.NET MVC
7 73 (14.17%) Web Services
8 71 (13.79%) .NET Framework
9 69 (13.40%) XML
10 55 (10.68%) HTML5
11 52 (10.10%) WCF
12 51 (9.90%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 49 (9.51%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 39 (7.57%) AngularJS
15 37 (7.18%) NHibernate
16 36 (6.99%) Hibernate
16 36 (6.99%) REST
17 35 (6.80%) Spring.NET
18 33 (6.41%) CSS3
19 31 (6.02%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 53 (10.29%) Computer Science
1 53 (10.29%) User Experience
2 46 (8.93%) Analytical Skills
3 21 (4.08%) Open Source
4 17 (3.30%) Mobile App
5 15 (2.91%) Enterprise Software
5 15 (2.91%) iPad
6 14 (2.72%) N-Tier
7 11 (2.14%) Replication
7 11 (2.14%) Clustering
8 9 (1.75%) Derivative
9 7 (1.36%) Mathematics
9 7 (1.36%) Physics
9 7 (1.36%) Client/Server
10 6 (1.17%) Equities
11 5 (0.97%) DTV
12 4 (0.78%) iPhone
13 3 (0.58%) Social Media
13 3 (0.58%) NHS
14 2 (0.39%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 71 (13.79%) Windows
2 59 (11.46%) UNIX
3 29 (5.63%) Linux
4 15 (2.91%) Apple iOS
5 12 (2.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (1.75%) Solaris
7 7 (1.36%) Windows XP
7 7 (1.36%) Android
8 6 (1.17%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (1.17%) Windows NT
8 6 (1.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (0.97%) Windows Mobile
10 3 (0.58%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (0.39%) Windows Phone
11 2 (0.39%) Windows 7
11 2 (0.39%) CentOS
11 2 (0.39%) SUSE
11 2 (0.39%) HPUX
12 1 (0.19%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 186 (36.12%) MVC
2 159 (30.87%) Agile Software Development
3 98 (19.03%) TDD
4 80 (15.53%) Software Engineering
5 60 (11.65%) Scrum
6 56 (10.87%) OO
7 55 (10.68%) Business Intelligence
8 48 (9.32%) Web Development
9 45 (8.74%) UX Design
10 44 (8.54%) Mentoring
11 42 (8.16%) Continuous Integration
12 40 (7.77%) ITIL
13 38 (7.38%) CRM
14 33 (6.41%) ETL
14 33 (6.41%) Dependency Injection
15 30 (5.83%) Data Modelling
16 29 (5.63%) OOP
17 26 (5.05%) Performance Tuning
18 24 (4.66%) SEO
18 24 (4.66%) AOP
Programming Languages
1 331 (64.27%) C#
2 222 (43.11%) JavaScript
3 186 (36.12%) SQL
4 86 (16.70%) Java
5 63 (12.23%) T-SQL
6 43 (8.35%) VB
7 29 (5.63%) VB.NET
8 24 (4.66%) VBA
9 18 (3.50%) PL/SQL
10 15 (2.91%) VB6
11 13 (2.52%) Objective-C
12 12 (2.33%) PowerShell
12 12 (2.33%) C++
13 11 (2.14%) VBScript
14 7 (1.36%) Shell Script
15 6 (1.17%) AWK
15 6 (1.17%) Bourne shell
15 6 (1.17%) sed
15 6 (1.17%) Perl
16 5 (0.97%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 87 (16.89%) Degree
2 35 (6.80%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (1.36%) Security Cleared
4 6 (1.17%) VCP4
4 6 (1.17%) MCSA
5 5 (0.97%) MCSE
5 5 (0.97%) MCP
6 4 (0.78%) NVQ Level 3
6 4 (0.78%) SC Cleared
7 2 (0.39%) HND
8 1 (0.19%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.19%) MCTS
8 1 (0.19%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.19%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.19%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (1.36%) QA
2 4 (0.78%) SLA
3 1 (0.19%) Data Quality
System Software
1 12 (2.33%) Oracle RMAN
1 12 (2.33%) Hyper-V
2 10 (1.94%) Active Directory
3 7 (1.36%) XenApp
4 6 (1.17%) Oracle RAC
4 6 (1.17%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (0.97%) XenDesktop
6 4 (0.78%) RACF
7 2 (0.39%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (0.19%) Forefront TMG
8 1 (0.19%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (1.17%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 6 (1.17%) SCCM
1 6 (1.17%) SCOM
1 6 (1.17%) Data Guard
2 1 (0.19%) Ganglia
2 1 (0.19%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (0.19%) SCVMM
2 1 (0.19%) WSUS
Vendors
1 145 (28.16%) Oracle
2 134 (26.02%) Microsoft
3 59 (11.46%) Sybase
4 24 (4.66%) Business Objects
5 22 (4.27%) SAP
6 15 (2.91%) Cognos
7 13 (2.52%) Apple
8 10 (1.94%) VMware
9 8 (1.55%) Red Hat
9 8 (1.55%) HP
10 7 (1.36%) IBM
10 7 (1.36%) Citrix
11 6 (1.17%) Iron Speed
11 6 (1.17%) Vertica
11 6 (1.17%) MapR
12 5 (0.97%) Alterian
12 5 (0.97%) Netezza
12 5 (0.97%) Compaq
13 4 (0.78%) EPiServer
13 4 (0.78%) Sitecore
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