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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 10 6 7
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 253 204 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 18.14% 17.89% 18.11%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 47.65% 42.77% 58.48%
Number of salaries quoted 163 148 113
Average salary £37,500 £38,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.22% +10.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,300 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,575 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.86% -
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
531 477 289
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 38.06% 41.84% 30.98%
Number of salaries quoted 295 294 186
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £55,000 £52,500
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 2 September 2014.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Glasgow

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, 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.

1 344 (67.72%) .NET
2 330 (64.96%) C#
3 229 (45.08%) SQL
4 224 (44.09%) ASP.NET
5 184 (36.22%) JavaScript
6 172 (33.86%) HTML
7 169 (33.27%) MVC
8 159 (31.30%) Microsoft
9 147 (28.94%) CSS
10 110 (21.65%) Agile Software Development
11 100 (19.69%) jQuery
12 95 (18.70%) Software Engineering
13 93 (18.31%) Oracle
14 88 (17.32%) TDD
15 84 (16.54%) Relational Database
16 79 (15.55%) SQL Server 2008
16 79 (15.55%) Java
17 78 (15.35%) Visual Studio
17 78 (15.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 77 (15.16%) .NET Framework
19 76 (14.96%) Windows
20 70 (13.78%) T-SQL
21 68 (13.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
21 68 (13.39%) ASP.NET MVC
22 65 (12.80%) Business Intelligence
23 60 (11.81%) HTML5
24 57 (11.22%) Degree
24 57 (11.22%) Finance
25 56 (11.02%) Sybase
26 55 (10.83%) OO

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, 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 54 (10.63%) SharePoint
2 36 (7.09%) SharePoint 2010
3 32 (6.30%) IIS
4 25 (4.92%) Tomcat
5 20 (3.94%) Umbraco
6 16 (3.15%) SharePoint 2013
7 15 (2.95%) Node.js
7 15 (2.95%) CMS
8 12 (2.36%) Sitecore CMS
8 12 (2.36%) BizTalk Server
9 10 (1.97%) WebSphere
10 8 (1.57%) MS Exchange
11 5 (0.98%) WebLogic
12 4 (0.79%) Lync
12 4 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2010
13 3 (0.59%) NetWeaver
13 3 (0.59%) MS Project Server
14 2 (0.39%) Joomla!
14 2 (0.39%) Apache
15 1 (0.20%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 55 (10.83%) MS Excel
2 23 (4.53%) InfoPath
3 9 (1.77%) MS Office
4 3 (0.59%) MS Project
5 2 (0.39%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.20%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (1.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 7 (1.38%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.59%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (0.59%) SAP BPC
4 1 (0.20%) Infor M3
4 1 (0.20%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.20%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.20%) BusinessWorks
4 1 (0.20%) Endur
4 1 (0.20%) Movex
4 1 (0.20%) MFGPRO
4 1 (0.20%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.39%) SaaS
2 2 (0.39%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (2.56%) Firewall
2 6 (1.18%) SAN
3 5 (0.98%) IP Telephony
4 4 (0.79%) Cisco IPT
4 4 (0.79%) Intranet
5 3 (0.59%) Internet
5 3 (0.59%) DNS
5 3 (0.59%) SSL
5 3 (0.59%) DMZ
6 2 (0.39%) DHCP
6 2 (0.39%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.20%) VPN
7 1 (0.20%) X.25
7 1 (0.20%) X.509
7 1 (0.20%) Wireless
7 1 (0.20%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (16.54%) Relational Database
2 79 (15.55%) SQL Server 2008
3 78 (15.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 68 (13.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 55 (10.83%) SQL Server 2005
6 47 (9.25%) RDBMS
7 40 (7.87%) SQL Server 2012
8 39 (7.68%) Oracle Database
9 23 (4.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 19 (3.74%) PerformancePoint
11 15 (2.95%) Data Warehouse
12 13 (2.56%) MySQL
13 11 (2.17%) DTS
14 6 (1.18%) PostgreSQL
14 6 (1.18%) NoSQL
14 6 (1.18%) Big Data
15 5 (0.98%) MongoDB
15 5 (0.98%) SQL Server 2000
16 4 (0.79%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 4 (0.79%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 78 (15.35%) Visual Studio
2 33 (6.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 28 (5.51%) Git (software)
4 25 (4.92%) Subversion
5 13 (2.56%) ClearCase
6 8 (1.57%) Eclipse
6 8 (1.57%) NUnit
6 8 (1.57%) ReSharper
7 7 (1.38%) Moq
8 6 (1.18%) NCrunch
9 5 (0.98%) Oracle Forms
10 4 (0.79%) CruiseControl
11 3 (0.59%) IntelliJ
11 3 (0.59%) JUnit
12 2 (0.39%) Oracle APEX
12 2 (0.39%) JIRA
12 2 (0.39%) Fiddler
13 1 (0.20%) TeamCity
13 1 (0.20%) Selenium
13 1 (0.20%) Firebug
General
1 57 (11.22%) Finance
2 36 (7.09%) Banking
3 18 (3.54%) Retail
4 13 (2.56%) Manufacturing
5 11 (2.17%) Games
5 11 (2.17%) Marketing
6 9 (1.77%) Investment Banking
6 9 (1.77%) Telecoms
7 8 (1.57%) Electronics
7 8 (1.57%) Retail Banking
7 8 (1.57%) Private Banking
8 5 (0.98%) Aerospace
8 5 (0.98%) Law
9 2 (0.39%) Legal
9 2 (0.39%) Back Office
10 1 (0.20%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.20%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 356 (70.08%) Developer
2 96 (18.90%) .NET Developer
3 72 (14.17%) Software Developer
4 60 (11.81%) Software Engineer
5 49 (9.65%) SQL Developer
6 47 (9.25%) Programmer
7 44 (8.66%) Senior Developer
8 41 (8.07%) C# Developer
9 40 (7.87%) Analyst
10 25 (4.92%) SharePoint Developer
11 24 (4.72%) Software Programmer
11 24 (4.72%) Web Developer
11 24 (4.72%) Applications Support
12 22 (4.33%) Graduate
12 22 (4.33%) Graduate Developer
13 19 (3.74%) C# .NET Developer
14 17 (3.35%) Senior .NET Developer
14 17 (3.35%) Graduate Programmer
14 17 (3.35%) Architect
15 16 (3.15%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 344 (67.72%) .NET
2 224 (44.09%) ASP.NET
3 172 (33.86%) HTML
4 147 (28.94%) CSS
5 100 (19.69%) jQuery
6 77 (15.16%) .NET Framework
7 68 (13.39%) ASP.NET MVC
8 60 (11.81%) HTML5
9 55 (10.83%) WCF
10 48 (9.45%) XML
11 34 (6.69%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 30 (5.91%) CSS3
13 27 (5.31%) Web Services
14 26 (5.12%) Hibernate
14 26 (5.12%) WinForms
14 26 (5.12%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 25 (4.92%) Spring
16 23 (4.53%) Ajax
16 23 (4.53%) XSLT
16 23 (4.53%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 28 (5.51%) Computer Science
2 22 (4.33%) N-Tier
3 18 (3.54%) Mobile App
4 13 (2.56%) Derivative
5 12 (2.36%) Management Information System
5 12 (2.36%) DTV
6 11 (2.17%) iPhone
7 9 (1.77%) Enterprise Software
8 6 (1.18%) NHS
9 4 (0.79%) Blackberry
9 4 (0.79%) Open Source
10 3 (0.59%) EPoS
10 3 (0.59%) Clustering
11 2 (0.39%) Replication
11 2 (0.39%) Client/Server
11 2 (0.39%) Biometrics
11 2 (0.39%) Mathematics
11 2 (0.39%) Physics
12 1 (0.20%) Social Media
12 1 (0.20%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 76 (14.96%) Windows
2 45 (8.86%) UNIX
3 24 (4.72%) Linux
4 15 (2.95%) Android
5 12 (2.36%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (1.77%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (0.98%) Windows XP
8 4 (0.79%) Windows Phone
8 4 (0.79%) Windows 7
8 4 (0.79%) Apple iOS
9 3 (0.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (0.39%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (0.39%) Solaris
11 1 (0.20%) CentOS
11 1 (0.20%) SUSE
11 1 (0.20%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 169 (33.27%) MVC
2 110 (21.65%) Agile Software Development
3 95 (18.70%) Software Engineering
4 88 (17.32%) TDD
5 65 (12.80%) Business Intelligence
6 55 (10.83%) OO
7 51 (10.04%) Scrum
8 48 (9.45%) User Experience Design
9 47 (9.25%) SEO
10 35 (6.89%) Mentoring
11 32 (6.30%) Data Analysis
12 29 (5.71%) Data Modelling
13 28 (5.51%) OOP
14 27 (5.31%) Web Development
15 26 (5.12%) ITIL
16 24 (4.72%) CRM
17 23 (4.53%) Continuous Integration
18 19 (3.74%) Waterfall
18 19 (3.74%) Business Analysis
19 18 (3.54%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 330 (64.96%) C#
2 229 (45.08%) SQL
3 184 (36.22%) JavaScript
4 79 (15.55%) Java
5 70 (13.78%) T-SQL
6 45 (8.86%) VB.NET
7 42 (8.27%) VB
8 34 (6.69%) VB6
9 12 (2.36%) VBScript
10 10 (1.97%) Ruby
11 7 (1.38%) PL/SQL
11 7 (1.38%) Python
12 6 (1.18%) VBA
13 5 (0.98%) PHP
13 5 (0.98%) C++
13 5 (0.98%) Shell Script
13 5 (0.98%) PowerShell
14 4 (0.79%) Bash Shell
15 3 (0.59%) Perl
16 2 (0.39%) XPath
Qualifications
1 57 (11.22%) Degree
2 9 (1.77%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (1.38%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (0.79%) MCSA
5 1 (0.20%) ISEB
5 1 (0.20%) CISSP
5 1 (0.20%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (0.20%) Sun Certification
5 1 (0.20%) SSCP
5 1 (0.20%) OCPJP
5 1 (0.20%) CEH
5 1 (0.20%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (0.20%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (4.92%) QA
2 15 (2.95%) SLA
3 1 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 13 (2.56%) Hyper-V
2 9 (1.77%) Active Directory
3 7 (1.38%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (1.18%) XenApp
5 4 (0.79%) Forefront TMG
5 4 (0.79%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (0.79%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (0.20%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.20%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.20%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (0.20%) KVM
6 1 (0.20%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 4 (0.79%) Ganglia
2 3 (0.59%) SCCM
2 3 (0.59%) SCOM
3 1 (0.20%) HP UCMDB
3 1 (0.20%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (0.20%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.20%) Control-M
3 1 (0.20%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 159 (31.30%) Microsoft
2 93 (18.31%) Oracle
3 56 (11.02%) Sybase
4 13 (2.56%) SAP
4 13 (2.56%) Citrix
5 12 (2.36%) Google
5 12 (2.36%) Sitecore
6 10 (1.97%) JBoss
7 9 (1.77%) VMware
8 8 (1.57%) Cisco
9 6 (1.18%) Business Objects
10 5 (0.98%) Cognos
11 4 (0.79%) Typemock
11 4 (0.79%) Red Gate
12 3 (0.59%) Twitter
12 3 (0.59%) Iron Speed
12 3 (0.59%) Telerik
12 3 (0.59%) Informatica
12 3 (0.59%) IBM
13 2 (0.39%) Red Hat
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