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

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 8 12 8
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -4
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 188 259 227
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 15.82% 18.30% 18.15%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 38.37% 48.41% 41.80%
Number of salaries quoted 126 168 153
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 £29,550 £28,100
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
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
490 535 543
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 41.25% 37.81% 43.41%
Number of salaries quoted 304 314 335
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +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 29 July 2015.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Glasgow

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 275 (61.66%) .NET
2 262 (58.74%) C#
3 223 (50.00%) ASP.NET
4 208 (46.64%) SQL
5 193 (43.27%) Microsoft
6 186 (41.70%) JavaScript
7 180 (40.36%) HTML
8 173 (38.79%) Agile Software Development
9 163 (36.55%) MVC
10 133 (29.82%) ASP.NET MVC
11 129 (28.92%) CSS
12 115 (25.78%) TDD
13 110 (24.66%) Oracle
13 110 (24.66%) MS Excel
14 101 (22.65%) Relational Database
15 87 (19.51%) .NET Framework
16 85 (19.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 81 (18.16%) jQuery
18 80 (17.94%) SharePoint
19 78 (17.49%) Entity Framework
20 74 (16.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
21 72 (16.14%) Finance
22 69 (15.47%) T-SQL
23 67 (15.02%) AngularJS
24 63 (14.13%) Scrum
25 62 (13.90%) Spring.NET
26 61 (13.68%) NHibernate
27 57 (12.78%) SQL Server 2008
28 55 (12.33%) Open Source
28 55 (12.33%) Degree

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 80 (17.94%) SharePoint
2 37 (8.30%) IIS
3 28 (6.28%) SharePoint 2010
4 19 (4.26%) Node.js
5 16 (3.59%) Umbraco
6 12 (2.69%) MS Exchange
7 10 (2.24%) Tomcat
8 6 (1.35%) CMS
9 5 (1.12%) BizTalk Server
9 5 (1.12%) JBoss
10 4 (0.90%) Lync
11 2 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2010
11 2 (0.45%) Drupal
11 2 (0.45%) Oracle Application Server
12 1 (0.22%) SharePoint Server
12 1 (0.22%) WebSphere
12 1 (0.22%) Joomla!
12 1 (0.22%) Immediacy CMS
12 1 (0.22%) Sitecore CMS
12 1 (0.22%) SilverStripe
Applications
1 110 (24.66%) MS Excel
2 16 (3.59%) InfoPath
3 5 (1.12%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.45%) MS Office
5 1 (0.22%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.22%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.22%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 9 (2.02%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.35%) Oracle Utilities
3 3 (0.67%) Oracle Financials
4 2 (0.45%) Endur
4 2 (0.45%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.22%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.22%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 15 (3.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (2.69%) Office 365
3 7 (1.57%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.67%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.22%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 13 (2.91%) DNS
1 13 (2.91%) SAN
2 12 (2.69%) Internet
3 10 (2.24%) Firewall
4 8 (1.79%) DHCP
5 7 (1.57%) LAN
5 7 (1.57%) TCP/IP
6 4 (0.90%) ATM
6 4 (0.90%) WAN
7 3 (0.67%) Ethernet
7 3 (0.67%) HTTP
7 3 (0.67%) NAS
7 3 (0.67%) Fibre Channel
7 3 (0.67%) Intranet
8 2 (0.45%) SSH
8 2 (0.45%) iSCSI
9 1 (0.22%) DAB
9 1 (0.22%) SSL
9 1 (0.22%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 101 (22.65%) Relational Database
2 85 (19.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 74 (16.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 57 (12.78%) SQL Server 2008
5 50 (11.21%) Oracle Database
6 46 (10.31%) RDBMS
7 26 (5.83%) MongoDB
7 26 (5.83%) Oracle Database 11g
7 26 (5.83%) SQL Server 2012
8 22 (4.93%) Oracle Database 10g
8 22 (4.93%) Data Warehouse
9 21 (4.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 19 (4.26%) NoSQL
11 15 (3.36%) RavenDB
11 15 (3.36%) SQL Server 2005
11 15 (3.36%) MySQL
11 15 (3.36%) BusinessObjects
12 14 (3.14%) Oracle9i Database
13 13 (2.91%) DTS
14 12 (2.69%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 28 (6.28%) Visual Studio
1 28 (6.28%) Git (software)
2 24 (5.38%) Subversion
3 17 (3.81%) TeamCity
4 13 (2.91%) GitLab
5 11 (2.47%) Selenium
6 10 (2.24%) ClearCase
7 9 (2.02%) Cucumber
8 8 (1.79%) WatiN
8 8 (1.79%) MSBuild
8 8 (1.79%) SpecFlow
9 7 (1.57%) JIRA
10 6 (1.35%) Maven
11 5 (1.12%) Team Foundation Server
11 5 (1.12%) Hudson
12 3 (0.67%) Jenkins
12 3 (0.67%) Oracle APEX
12 3 (0.67%) FitNesse
12 3 (0.67%) HP UFT
13 2 (0.45%) MagicDraw
General
1 72 (16.14%) Finance
2 35 (7.85%) Banking
3 12 (2.69%) Marketing
4 7 (1.57%) Investment Banking
5 5 (1.12%) Retail
5 5 (1.12%) Games
6 4 (0.90%) Back Office
6 4 (0.90%) Manufacturing
6 4 (0.90%) Retail Banking
7 2 (0.45%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.45%) Front Office
7 2 (0.45%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.22%) Advertising
8 1 (0.22%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 300 (67.26%) Developer
2 123 (27.58%) .NET Developer
3 89 (19.96%) Senior Developer
4 50 (11.21%) C# Developer
5 42 (9.42%) DBA
6 40 (8.97%) Analyst
6 40 (8.97%) SQL Developer
7 38 (8.52%) C# .NET Developer
8 33 (7.40%) ASP.NET Developer
9 29 (6.50%) Software Developer
10 25 (5.61%) Oracle DBA
11 24 (5.38%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 22 (4.93%) Senior .NET Developer
13 15 (3.36%) Applications Developer
14 14 (3.14%) Web Developer
15 13 (2.91%) Lead Developer
16 12 (2.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
16 12 (2.69%) Senior Software Developer
17 11 (2.47%) Senior C# Developer
17 11 (2.47%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 275 (61.66%) .NET
2 223 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 180 (40.36%) HTML
4 133 (29.82%) ASP.NET MVC
5 129 (28.92%) CSS
6 87 (19.51%) .NET Framework
7 81 (18.16%) jQuery
8 78 (17.49%) Entity Framework
9 67 (15.02%) AngularJS
10 62 (13.90%) Spring.NET
11 61 (13.68%) NHibernate
12 52 (11.66%) Castle Windsor
13 46 (10.31%) WCF
14 37 (8.30%) HTML5
15 34 (7.62%) XML
16 30 (6.73%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 28 (6.28%) Web Services
18 26 (5.83%) Hibernate
19 20 (4.48%) Spring
20 18 (4.04%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 40 (8.97%) User Experience
2 39 (8.74%) Computer Science
3 31 (6.95%) Analytical Skills
4 18 (4.04%) Clustering
5 17 (3.81%) Replication
6 10 (2.24%) Mathematics
6 10 (2.24%) Physics
7 9 (2.02%) Derivative
7 9 (2.02%) Management Information System
8 8 (1.79%) Mobile App
9 7 (1.57%) N-Tier
10 6 (1.35%) AS400
10 6 (1.35%) Enterprise Software
10 6 (1.35%) Data Integration
11 4 (0.90%) Mainframe
11 4 (0.90%) IVR
11 4 (0.90%) Online Banking
12 3 (0.67%) Statistics
12 3 (0.67%) iPad
13 2 (0.45%) Social Gaming
Operating Systems
1 55 (12.33%) Windows
2 45 (10.09%) UNIX
3 27 (6.05%) Linux
4 9 (2.02%) Solaris
5 7 (1.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (1.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (1.35%) Android
6 6 (1.35%) Windows NT
6 6 (1.35%) Windows XP
7 5 (1.12%) AIX
7 5 (1.12%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (0.67%) Data ONTAP
8 3 (0.67%) Apple iOS
9 2 (0.45%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (0.45%) Tru64
10 1 (0.22%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 173 (38.79%) Agile Software Development
2 163 (36.55%) MVC
3 115 (25.78%) TDD
4 63 (14.13%) Scrum
5 55 (12.33%) Open Source
6 53 (11.88%) SDLC
7 51 (11.43%) Web Development
8 45 (10.09%) CRM
9 43 (9.64%) Business Intelligence
10 37 (8.30%) ETL
10 37 (8.30%) UX Design
11 36 (8.07%) Software Engineering
12 34 (7.62%) Unit Testing
13 33 (7.40%) Mentoring
14 32 (7.17%) OO
15 31 (6.95%) BDD
16 27 (6.05%) Performance Tuning
17 26 (5.83%) ITIL
18 24 (5.38%) Data Analysis
19 23 (5.16%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 262 (58.74%) C#
2 208 (46.64%) SQL
3 186 (41.70%) JavaScript
4 69 (15.47%) T-SQL
5 48 (10.76%) Java
6 27 (6.05%) PL/SQL
7 20 (4.48%) VB.NET
8 18 (4.04%) VB
8 18 (4.04%) PowerShell
9 16 (3.59%) Shell Script
10 12 (2.69%) VB6
11 8 (1.79%) Ruby
11 8 (1.79%) C++
12 7 (1.57%) C
12 7 (1.57%) Bourne shell
13 6 (1.35%) sed
13 6 (1.35%) Perl
13 6 (1.35%) COBOL
13 6 (1.35%) AWK
13 6 (1.35%) RPG
Qualifications
1 55 (12.33%) Degree
2 43 (9.64%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (0.67%) HND
3 3 (0.67%) MCSE
3 3 (0.67%) NCDA
3 3 (0.67%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (0.45%) CCNP
4 2 (0.45%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (0.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.22%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.22%) OCP
5 1 (0.22%) CCNA
5 1 (0.22%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (4.71%) QA
2 12 (2.69%) SLA
3 2 (0.45%) Data Quality
System Software
1 14 (3.14%) Hyper-V
2 13 (2.91%) Oracle RAC
3 12 (2.69%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (1.57%) Active Directory
5 4 (0.90%) NFS
6 3 (0.67%) RACF
6 3 (0.67%) XenApp
7 2 (0.45%) Samba
8 1 (0.22%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.22%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 21 (4.71%) Oracle RMAN
2 10 (2.24%) SCCM
3 7 (1.57%) Data Guard
4 6 (1.35%) SCOM
4 6 (1.35%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 4 (0.90%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 2 (0.45%) SnapMirror
6 2 (0.45%) SnapVault
7 1 (0.22%) WSUS
7 1 (0.22%) SCVMM
7 1 (0.22%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 193 (43.27%) Microsoft
2 110 (24.66%) Oracle
3 50 (11.21%) Sybase
4 14 (3.14%) VMware
5 10 (2.24%) Informatica
6 8 (1.79%) TIBCO
7 7 (1.57%) Red Hat
7 7 (1.57%) Citrix
7 7 (1.57%) SAP
8 6 (1.35%) Siebel
8 6 (1.35%) Vertica
8 6 (1.35%) MapR
8 6 (1.35%) Perforce
9 5 (1.12%) Cisco
9 5 (1.12%) Cognizant
10 4 (0.90%) EMC
10 4 (0.90%) HP
10 4 (0.90%) Cognos
10 4 (0.90%) Xamarin
11 3 (0.67%) CommVault
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