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

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 9 7 7
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 257 193 166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 18.36% 17.20% 18.00%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 48.22% 41.59% 58.25%
Number of salaries quoted 168 138 110
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,700 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
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
533 464 285
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 38.07% 41.35% 30.91%
Number of salaries quoted 306 281 183
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 £38,750
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%

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 29 August 2014.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Glasgow

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 341 (67.79%) .NET
2 326 (64.81%) C#
3 228 (45.33%) SQL
4 222 (44.14%) ASP.NET
5 183 (36.38%) JavaScript
6 171 (34.00%) HTML
7 166 (33.00%) MVC
8 156 (31.01%) Microsoft
9 146 (29.03%) CSS
10 109 (21.67%) Agile Software Development
11 100 (19.88%) jQuery
12 95 (18.89%) Software Engineering
13 93 (18.49%) Oracle
14 86 (17.10%) TDD
15 84 (16.70%) Relational Database
16 80 (15.90%) SQL Server 2008
17 78 (15.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 78 (15.51%) Visual Studio
17 78 (15.51%) Java
18 77 (15.31%) .NET Framework
19 75 (14.91%) Windows
20 70 (13.92%) T-SQL
21 68 (13.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
21 68 (13.52%) ASP.NET MVC
22 65 (12.92%) Business Intelligence
23 59 (11.73%) HTML5
24 57 (11.33%) Finance
25 56 (11.13%) Sybase
25 56 (11.13%) Degree
26 55 (10.93%) WCF

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 53 (10.54%) SharePoint
2 36 (7.16%) SharePoint 2010
3 31 (6.16%) IIS
4 25 (4.97%) Tomcat
5 19 (3.78%) Umbraco
6 16 (3.18%) SharePoint 2013
7 15 (2.98%) Node.js
8 14 (2.78%) CMS
9 12 (2.39%) Sitecore CMS
9 12 (2.39%) BizTalk Server
10 10 (1.99%) WebSphere
11 7 (1.39%) MS Exchange
12 5 (0.99%) WebLogic
13 3 (0.60%) NetWeaver
13 3 (0.60%) MS Project Server
13 3 (0.60%) Lync
13 3 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2010
14 2 (0.40%) Joomla!
14 2 (0.40%) Apache
15 1 (0.20%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 55 (10.93%) MS Excel
2 23 (4.57%) InfoPath
3 8 (1.59%) MS Office
4 3 (0.60%) MS Project
5 2 (0.40%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.20%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (1.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 6 (1.19%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.60%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (0.60%) 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 (1.19%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.40%) SaaS
2 2 (0.40%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (2.39%) Firewall
2 5 (0.99%) SAN
3 4 (0.80%) IP Telephony
3 4 (0.80%) Intranet
4 3 (0.60%) Internet
4 3 (0.60%) DNS
4 3 (0.60%) SSL
4 3 (0.60%) Cisco IPT
4 3 (0.60%) DMZ
5 2 (0.40%) DHCP
5 2 (0.40%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.20%) VPN
6 1 (0.20%) X.25
6 1 (0.20%) X.509
6 1 (0.20%) Wireless
6 1 (0.20%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (16.70%) Relational Database
2 80 (15.90%) SQL Server 2008
3 78 (15.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 68 (13.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 55 (10.93%) SQL Server 2005
6 47 (9.34%) RDBMS
7 41 (8.15%) SQL Server 2012
8 39 (7.75%) Oracle Database
9 23 (4.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 19 (3.78%) PerformancePoint
11 15 (2.98%) Data Warehouse
12 13 (2.58%) MySQL
13 11 (2.19%) DTS
14 6 (1.19%) PostgreSQL
14 6 (1.19%) Big Data
15 5 (0.99%) NoSQL
15 5 (0.99%) SQL Server 2000
16 4 (0.80%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 4 (0.80%) RavenDB
16 4 (0.80%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 78 (15.51%) Visual Studio
2 33 (6.56%) Team Foundation Server
3 28 (5.57%) Git (software)
4 25 (4.97%) Subversion
5 13 (2.58%) ClearCase
6 8 (1.59%) Eclipse
6 8 (1.59%) ReSharper
7 7 (1.39%) NUnit
8 6 (1.19%) NCrunch
8 6 (1.19%) Moq
9 5 (0.99%) Oracle Forms
10 4 (0.80%) CruiseControl
11 3 (0.60%) IntelliJ
11 3 (0.60%) JUnit
12 2 (0.40%) Oracle APEX
12 2 (0.40%) JIRA
12 2 (0.40%) Fiddler
13 1 (0.20%) TeamCity
13 1 (0.20%) Selenium
13 1 (0.20%) Firebug
General
1 57 (11.33%) Finance
2 36 (7.16%) Banking
3 18 (3.58%) Retail
4 13 (2.58%) Manufacturing
5 11 (2.19%) Games
5 11 (2.19%) Marketing
6 9 (1.79%) Investment Banking
6 9 (1.79%) Telecoms
7 8 (1.59%) Electronics
7 8 (1.59%) Retail Banking
7 8 (1.59%) Private Banking
8 5 (0.99%) Aerospace
9 4 (0.80%) Law
10 2 (0.40%) Legal
10 2 (0.40%) Back Office
11 1 (0.20%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.20%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 353 (70.18%) Developer
2 93 (18.49%) .NET Developer
3 72 (14.31%) Software Developer
4 60 (11.93%) Software Engineer
5 49 (9.74%) SQL Developer
6 47 (9.34%) Programmer
7 43 (8.55%) Senior Developer
8 41 (8.15%) C# Developer
9 39 (7.75%) Analyst
10 25 (4.97%) SharePoint Developer
11 24 (4.77%) Software Programmer
11 24 (4.77%) Web Developer
12 23 (4.57%) Applications Support
13 22 (4.37%) Graduate
13 22 (4.37%) Graduate Developer
14 20 (3.98%) C# .NET Developer
15 17 (3.38%) Graduate Programmer
15 17 (3.38%) Architect
16 16 (3.18%) C# ASP.NET Developer
16 16 (3.18%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 341 (67.79%) .NET
2 222 (44.14%) ASP.NET
3 171 (34.00%) HTML
4 146 (29.03%) CSS
5 100 (19.88%) jQuery
6 77 (15.31%) .NET Framework
7 68 (13.52%) ASP.NET MVC
8 59 (11.73%) HTML5
9 55 (10.93%) WCF
10 48 (9.54%) XML
11 34 (6.76%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 29 (5.77%) CSS3
13 27 (5.37%) Web Services
14 26 (5.17%) Hibernate
14 26 (5.17%) WinForms
14 26 (5.17%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 25 (4.97%) Spring
16 23 (4.57%) Ajax
16 23 (4.57%) XSLT
17 22 (4.37%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 28 (5.57%) Computer Science
2 22 (4.37%) N-Tier
3 18 (3.58%) Mobile App
4 13 (2.58%) Derivative
5 12 (2.39%) Management Information System
5 12 (2.39%) DTV
6 11 (2.19%) iPhone
7 8 (1.59%) Enterprise Software
8 6 (1.19%) NHS
9 4 (0.80%) Open Source
10 3 (0.60%) Blackberry
10 3 (0.60%) EPoS
10 3 (0.60%) Clustering
11 2 (0.40%) Replication
11 2 (0.40%) Client/Server
11 2 (0.40%) Biometrics
11 2 (0.40%) Mathematics
11 2 (0.40%) Physics
12 1 (0.20%) Social Media
12 1 (0.20%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 75 (14.91%) Windows
2 45 (8.95%) UNIX
3 24 (4.77%) Linux
4 15 (2.98%) Android
5 11 (2.19%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (1.79%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (0.80%) Windows 7
7 4 (0.80%) Apple iOS
7 4 (0.80%) Windows XP
8 3 (0.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (0.60%) Windows Phone
9 2 (0.40%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (0.40%) Solaris
10 1 (0.20%) CentOS
10 1 (0.20%) SUSE
10 1 (0.20%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 166 (33.00%) MVC
2 109 (21.67%) Agile Software Development
3 95 (18.89%) Software Engineering
4 86 (17.10%) TDD
5 65 (12.92%) Business Intelligence
6 55 (10.93%) OO
7 52 (10.34%) Scrum
8 47 (9.34%) User Experience Design
9 46 (9.15%) SEO
10 32 (6.36%) Data Analysis
11 29 (5.77%) Data Modelling
12 28 (5.57%) OOP
13 27 (5.37%) Web Development
14 24 (4.77%) ITIL
15 23 (4.57%) CRM
15 23 (4.57%) Continuous Integration
16 19 (3.78%) Waterfall
16 19 (3.78%) Business Analysis
17 18 (3.58%) Dependency Injection
18 15 (2.98%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 326 (64.81%) C#
2 228 (45.33%) SQL
3 183 (36.38%) JavaScript
4 78 (15.51%) Java
5 70 (13.92%) T-SQL
6 45 (8.95%) VB.NET
7 41 (8.15%) VB
8 33 (6.56%) VB6
9 12 (2.39%) VBScript
10 10 (1.99%) Ruby
11 7 (1.39%) PL/SQL
11 7 (1.39%) Python
12 6 (1.19%) VBA
13 5 (0.99%) PHP
13 5 (0.99%) C++
13 5 (0.99%) Shell Script
14 4 (0.80%) PowerShell
14 4 (0.80%) Bash Shell
15 3 (0.60%) Perl
16 2 (0.40%) XPath
Qualifications
1 56 (11.13%) Degree
2 8 (1.59%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (1.39%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (0.60%) 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 (4.97%) QA
2 14 (2.78%) SLA
3 1 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 12 (2.39%) Hyper-V
2 8 (1.59%) Active Directory
3 6 (1.19%) XenApp
3 6 (1.19%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (0.80%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 3 (0.60%) Forefront TMG
5 3 (0.60%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.20%) KVM
6 1 (0.20%) RHEV
6 1 (0.20%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.20%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.20%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 4 (0.80%) Ganglia
2 3 (0.60%) SCCM
2 3 (0.60%) 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
1 156 (31.01%) Microsoft
2 93 (18.49%) Oracle
3 56 (11.13%) Sybase
4 13 (2.58%) SAP
4 13 (2.58%) Citrix
5 12 (2.39%) Google
5 12 (2.39%) Sitecore
6 10 (1.99%) JBoss
7 8 (1.59%) VMware
8 7 (1.39%) Cisco
9 6 (1.19%) Business Objects
10 5 (0.99%) Cognos
11 4 (0.80%) Typemock
11 4 (0.80%) Red Gate
12 3 (0.60%) Twitter
12 3 (0.60%) Iron Speed
12 3 (0.60%) Telerik
12 3 (0.60%) Informatica
12 3 (0.60%) IBM
13 2 (0.40%) Red Hat
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: Great Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Glasgow Centre
EMIS
Salary: £35k to £40k depending on level of experience
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Salary: Great Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Optimus Search Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £35,000 per annum Competitive salary and great benefit
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits.
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Optimus Search Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum Great salary and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow Area
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £40000 to £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £33000 - £51000 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits + Expenses
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Glasgow
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Glasgow
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
EMIS
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum depending on level of experience
Posted: 9 days ago