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 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 7 10 9
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 213 242 232
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 16.82% 18.22% 18.86%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 43.56% 48.79% 44.19%
Number of salaries quoted 133 171 152
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +8.10%
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
489 496 525
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 38.63% 37.35% 42.68%
Number of salaries quoted 295 311 340
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%

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 30 June 2015.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Glasgow

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 30 June 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.

1 290 (65.61%) .NET
2 282 (63.80%) C#
3 233 (52.71%) ASP.NET
4 198 (44.80%) JavaScript
5 193 (43.67%) SQL
6 191 (43.21%) HTML
7 185 (41.86%) Microsoft
8 177 (40.05%) MVC
9 173 (39.14%) Agile Software Development
10 143 (32.35%) ASP.NET MVC
11 134 (30.32%) CSS
12 115 (26.02%) MS Excel
13 113 (25.57%) TDD
14 112 (25.34%) Oracle
15 103 (23.30%) Relational Database
16 93 (21.04%) .NET Framework
17 92 (20.81%) jQuery
18 90 (20.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 85 (19.23%) SharePoint
20 84 (19.00%) Entity Framework
21 77 (17.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
22 69 (15.61%) T-SQL
23 67 (15.16%) Spring.NET
24 65 (14.71%) AngularJS
25 64 (14.48%) NHibernate
25 64 (14.48%) Finance
26 62 (14.03%) Scrum
27 60 (13.57%) SQL Server 2008
28 58 (13.12%) Windows
29 55 (12.44%) Castle Windsor

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 85 (19.23%) SharePoint
2 37 (8.37%) IIS
3 29 (6.56%) SharePoint 2010
4 19 (4.30%) Node.js
5 16 (3.62%) Umbraco
6 12 (2.71%) MS Exchange
7 9 (2.04%) Tomcat
7 9 (2.04%) CMS
8 6 (1.36%) BizTalk Server
9 4 (0.90%) Lync
10 2 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2010
10 2 (0.45%) Immediacy CMS
10 2 (0.45%) Drupal
11 1 (0.23%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.23%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.23%) Joomla!
11 1 (0.23%) SilverStripe
11 1 (0.23%) MQSeries
11 1 (0.23%) JBoss
11 1 (0.23%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 115 (26.02%) MS Excel
2 16 (3.62%) InfoPath
3 5 (1.13%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (0.90%) MS Office
4 4 (0.90%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.45%) MS Project
6 1 (0.23%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.23%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 11 (2.49%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.36%) Oracle Utilities
3 3 (0.68%) Oracle Financials
4 2 (0.45%) Endur
4 2 (0.45%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.23%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.23%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 1 (0.23%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (2.71%) Office 365
3 5 (1.13%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.45%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.23%) SaaS
5 1 (0.23%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 13 (2.94%) SAN
2 11 (2.49%) DNS
3 10 (2.26%) Firewall
4 9 (2.04%) Internet
5 8 (1.81%) DHCP
6 7 (1.58%) LAN
7 5 (1.13%) TCP/IP
8 4 (0.90%) WAN
9 3 (0.68%) ATM
9 3 (0.68%) Ethernet
9 3 (0.68%) HTTP
9 3 (0.68%) NAS
9 3 (0.68%) Fibre Channel
9 3 (0.68%) Intranet
10 1 (0.23%) DAB
10 1 (0.23%) SSL
10 1 (0.23%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 103 (23.30%) Relational Database
2 90 (20.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 77 (17.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 60 (13.57%) SQL Server 2008
5 45 (10.18%) Oracle Database
6 43 (9.73%) RDBMS
7 30 (6.79%) SQL Server 2012
8 26 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
8 26 (5.88%) MongoDB
9 25 (5.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 21 (4.75%) Oracle Database 11g
11 20 (4.52%) NoSQL
11 20 (4.52%) Oracle Database 10g
12 19 (4.30%) SQL Server 2005
13 15 (3.39%) RavenDB
14 14 (3.17%) MySQL
15 13 (2.94%) DTS
16 11 (2.49%) Oracle9i Database
17 10 (2.26%) Sybase ASE
17 10 (2.26%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 43 (9.73%) Visual Studio
2 28 (6.33%) Git (software)
3 22 (4.98%) Subversion
4 17 (3.85%) TeamCity
5 14 (3.17%) GitLab
6 11 (2.49%) Selenium
7 9 (2.04%) WatiN
7 9 (2.04%) Cucumber
7 9 (2.04%) MSBuild
8 8 (1.81%) SpecFlow
8 8 (1.81%) ClearCase
9 6 (1.36%) JIRA
9 6 (1.36%) Team Foundation Server
10 4 (0.90%) Maven
11 3 (0.68%) Oracle Forms
11 3 (0.68%) Oracle APEX
12 2 (0.45%) FitNesse
12 2 (0.45%) Fiddler
12 2 (0.45%) Hudson
12 2 (0.45%) HP UFT
General
1 64 (14.48%) Finance
2 30 (6.79%) Banking
3 12 (2.71%) Marketing
4 7 (1.58%) Retail
5 5 (1.13%) Manufacturing
5 5 (1.13%) Investment Banking
6 4 (0.90%) Back Office
6 4 (0.90%) Games
7 3 (0.68%) Retail Banking
8 2 (0.45%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.23%) Billing
9 1 (0.23%) Advertising
9 1 (0.23%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 301 (68.10%) Developer
2 127 (28.73%) .NET Developer
3 96 (21.72%) Senior Developer
4 54 (12.22%) C# Developer
5 37 (8.37%) C# .NET Developer
6 36 (8.14%) DBA
7 34 (7.69%) Analyst
8 32 (7.24%) SQL Developer
9 31 (7.01%) ASP.NET Developer
9 31 (7.01%) Software Developer
10 25 (5.66%) Senior .NET Developer
11 23 (5.20%) Oracle DBA
11 23 (5.20%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 15 (3.39%) Web Developer
13 14 (3.17%) Applications Developer
13 14 (3.17%) Senior Software Developer
14 13 (2.94%) Senior C# Developer
14 13 (2.94%) Architect
15 12 (2.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 12 (2.71%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 290 (65.61%) .NET
2 233 (52.71%) ASP.NET
3 191 (43.21%) HTML
4 143 (32.35%) ASP.NET MVC
5 134 (30.32%) CSS
6 93 (21.04%) .NET Framework
7 92 (20.81%) jQuery
8 84 (19.00%) Entity Framework
9 67 (15.16%) Spring.NET
10 65 (14.71%) AngularJS
11 64 (14.48%) NHibernate
12 55 (12.44%) Castle Windsor
13 50 (11.31%) WCF
14 44 (9.95%) HTML5
15 42 (9.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 34 (7.69%) Web Services
17 33 (7.47%) XML
18 24 (5.43%) WinForms
19 23 (5.20%) Hibernate
20 22 (4.98%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 48 (10.86%) User Experience
2 44 (9.95%) Computer Science
3 25 (5.66%) Analytical Skills
4 16 (3.62%) Clustering
5 14 (3.17%) Replication
6 12 (2.71%) Mathematics
6 12 (2.71%) Physics
7 8 (1.81%) Management Information System
8 7 (1.58%) Derivative
8 7 (1.58%) Data Integration
8 7 (1.58%) Mobile App
8 7 (1.58%) Enterprise Software
9 6 (1.36%) AS400
9 6 (1.36%) N-Tier
10 4 (0.90%) Mainframe
11 3 (0.68%) IVR
11 3 (0.68%) Statistics
11 3 (0.68%) Online Banking
11 3 (0.68%) iPad
12 2 (0.45%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 58 (13.12%) Windows
2 38 (8.60%) UNIX
3 22 (4.98%) Linux
4 7 (1.58%) Solaris
4 7 (1.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (1.36%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (1.36%) Windows NT
5 6 (1.36%) Windows XP
6 4 (0.90%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (0.68%) Data ONTAP
8 2 (0.45%) Android
9 1 (0.23%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.23%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.23%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.23%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 177 (40.05%) MVC
2 173 (39.14%) Agile Software Development
3 113 (25.57%) TDD
4 62 (14.03%) Scrum
5 55 (12.44%) Open Source
6 49 (11.09%) Web Development
6 49 (11.09%) SDLC
7 47 (10.63%) CRM
8 46 (10.41%) UX Design
9 45 (10.18%) Business Intelligence
10 41 (9.28%) Software Engineering
11 38 (8.60%) ETL
12 36 (8.14%) Mentoring
13 30 (6.79%) OO
14 28 (6.33%) Performance Tuning
15 26 (5.88%) Dependency Injection
15 26 (5.88%) AOP
16 25 (5.66%) BDD
17 24 (5.43%) Continuous Integration
18 23 (5.20%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 282 (63.80%) C#
2 198 (44.80%) JavaScript
3 193 (43.67%) SQL
4 69 (15.61%) T-SQL
5 36 (8.14%) Java
6 28 (6.33%) PL/SQL
7 18 (4.07%) VB
7 18 (4.07%) VB.NET
8 16 (3.62%) PowerShell
9 13 (2.94%) VB6
10 10 (2.26%) Shell Script
11 8 (1.81%) Ruby
12 7 (1.58%) C
13 6 (1.36%) Perl
13 6 (1.36%) COBOL
13 6 (1.36%) RPG
13 6 (1.36%) VBScript
13 6 (1.36%) AWK
13 6 (1.36%) Bourne shell
13 6 (1.36%) sed
Qualifications
1 53 (11.99%) Degree
2 49 (11.09%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (0.68%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (0.68%) MCSE
3 3 (0.68%) NCDA
4 2 (0.45%) Oracle Certification
4 2 (0.45%) CCNP
5 1 (0.23%) CCNA
5 1 (0.23%) ISEB
5 1 (0.23%) HND
5 1 (0.23%) OCP
5 1 (0.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.23%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.23%) NVQ Level 3
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (4.52%) QA
2 12 (2.71%) SLA
3 2 (0.45%) Data Quality
System Software
1 14 (3.17%) Hyper-V
2 12 (2.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (2.49%) Oracle RAC
4 7 (1.58%) Active Directory
5 3 (0.68%) RACF
5 3 (0.68%) XenApp
6 2 (0.45%) NFS
7 1 (0.23%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.23%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 17 (3.85%) Oracle RMAN
2 10 (2.26%) SCCM
3 7 (1.58%) Data Guard
4 6 (1.36%) SCOM
4 6 (1.36%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 4 (0.90%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 2 (0.45%) SnapMirror
6 2 (0.45%) SnapVault
7 1 (0.23%) WSUS
7 1 (0.23%) SCVMM
7 1 (0.23%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 185 (41.86%) Microsoft
2 112 (25.34%) Oracle
3 42 (9.50%) Sybase
4 19 (4.30%) Business Objects
5 14 (3.17%) VMware
6 10 (2.26%) Informatica
7 9 (2.04%) TIBCO
8 8 (1.81%) SAP
9 7 (1.58%) Citrix
9 7 (1.58%) Red Hat
10 6 (1.36%) Vertica
10 6 (1.36%) MapR
10 6 (1.36%) Perforce
11 5 (1.13%) Cognos
11 5 (1.13%) Siebel
11 5 (1.13%) Cisco
12 4 (0.90%) Cognizant
12 4 (0.90%) HP
12 4 (0.90%) EMC
13 3 (0.68%) CommVault
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