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

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 4 7 4
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -3
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 269 212 222
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 25.84% 18.71% 24.24%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 57.97% 56.38% 62.54%
Number of salaries quoted 212 131 175
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £52,500 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
464 376 355
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 44.57% 33.19% 38.76%
Number of salaries quoted 311 230 261
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £70,000
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 19 December 2014.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Glasgow

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 319 (59.74%) C#
2 307 (57.49%) .NET
3 233 (43.63%) SQL
4 212 (39.70%) ASP.NET
5 195 (36.52%) JavaScript
6 161 (30.15%) MVC
6 161 (30.15%) HTML
7 157 (29.40%) Agile Software Development
8 149 (27.90%) CSS
9 148 (27.72%) Microsoft
10 129 (24.16%) Oracle
11 124 (23.22%) jQuery
12 109 (20.41%) Java
13 98 (18.35%) TDD
14 89 (16.67%) Finance
15 87 (16.29%) Relational Database
16 86 (16.10%) Degree
17 85 (15.92%) MS Excel
18 84 (15.73%) Software Engineering
19 80 (14.98%) ASP.NET MVC
20 78 (14.61%) SQL Server 2008
21 77 (14.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
21 77 (14.42%) Business Intelligence
22 75 (14.04%) Windows
23 71 (13.30%) T-SQL
23 71 (13.30%) OO
23 71 (13.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
24 70 (13.11%) Visual Studio
25 65 (12.17%) Web Services
26 63 (11.80%) Sybase

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 50 (9.36%) SharePoint
2 43 (8.05%) IIS
3 26 (4.87%) Tomcat
3 26 (4.87%) Umbraco
4 23 (4.31%) JBoss
5 22 (4.12%) SharePoint 2010
6 14 (2.62%) WebLogic
6 14 (2.62%) CMS
7 10 (1.87%) Node.js
8 8 (1.50%) WebSphere
9 7 (1.31%) MS Exchange
10 6 (1.12%) BizTalk Server
11 5 (0.94%) NetWeaver
12 4 (0.75%) Lync
12 4 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2010
12 4 (0.75%) Sitecore CMS
12 4 (0.75%) SAP Portal
12 4 (0.75%) Liferay
13 3 (0.56%) MS Project Server
13 3 (0.56%) WorkSite
Applications
1 85 (15.92%) MS Excel
2 19 (3.56%) InfoPath
3 16 (3.00%) MS Office
4 4 (0.75%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.56%) MS Project
5 3 (0.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 13 (2.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 7 (1.31%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.75%) SAP SCM
3 4 (0.75%) SAP LE
3 4 (0.75%) SAP FI/CO
3 4 (0.75%) SAP CO
3 4 (0.75%) SAP R/3
3 4 (0.75%) SAP FI
3 4 (0.75%) SAP HR
3 4 (0.75%) SAP CRM
3 4 (0.75%) SAP GRC
4 2 (0.37%) BusinessWorks
4 2 (0.37%) Endur
4 2 (0.37%) Visualfiles
4 2 (0.37%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.19%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.19%) Movex
5 1 (0.19%) MFGPRO
5 1 (0.19%) SAP BPC
5 1 (0.19%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (0.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (3.75%) Firewall
2 12 (2.25%) DMZ
3 10 (1.87%) SAN
3 10 (1.87%) DNS
4 9 (1.69%) iBeacon
5 8 (1.50%) DHCP
6 5 (0.94%) IPv4
6 5 (0.94%) Intranet
7 4 (0.75%) IP Telephony
7 4 (0.75%) Cisco IPT
7 4 (0.75%) HTTP
8 3 (0.56%) Extranet
9 2 (0.37%) SSL
9 2 (0.37%) NetScaler
9 2 (0.37%) Internet
10 1 (0.19%) LAN
10 1 (0.19%) WAN
10 1 (0.19%) TCP/IP
10 1 (0.19%) VPN
10 1 (0.19%) X.25
Database & Business Intelligence
1 87 (16.29%) Relational Database
2 78 (14.61%) SQL Server 2008
3 77 (14.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 71 (13.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 51 (9.55%) RDBMS
6 50 (9.36%) Oracle Database
7 46 (8.61%) SQL Server 2005
8 31 (5.81%) Data Warehouse
8 31 (5.81%) SQL Server 2012
9 17 (3.18%) MySQL
10 16 (3.00%) PostgreSQL
10 16 (3.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 12 (2.25%) SQLite
12 11 (2.06%) PerformancePoint
13 10 (1.87%) MongoDB
13 10 (1.87%) NoSQL
14 9 (1.69%) Crystal Reports
15 8 (1.50%) MS Access
15 8 (1.50%) BusinessObjects
16 7 (1.31%) DTS
Development Applications
1 70 (13.11%) Visual Studio
2 30 (5.62%) Subversion
3 26 (4.87%) Team Foundation Server
4 15 (2.81%) Git (software)
5 13 (2.43%) NCrunch
5 13 (2.43%) Xcode
6 11 (2.06%) NUnit
6 11 (2.06%) JIRA
7 10 (1.87%) Moq
8 8 (1.50%) ReSharper
9 7 (1.31%) Oracle Forms
9 7 (1.31%) ClearCase
10 6 (1.12%) Eclipse
11 5 (0.94%) IntelliJ
12 4 (0.75%) CruiseControl
13 3 (0.56%) Fiddler
14 2 (0.37%) Firebug
14 2 (0.37%) TeamCity
14 2 (0.37%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
14 2 (0.37%) SoapUI
General
1 89 (16.67%) Finance
2 43 (8.05%) Banking
3 41 (7.68%) Retail
4 21 (3.93%) Telecoms
5 16 (3.00%) Marketing
6 12 (2.25%) Electronics
6 12 (2.25%) Manufacturing
7 10 (1.87%) Investment Banking
8 8 (1.50%) Retail Banking
8 8 (1.50%) Private Banking
9 6 (1.12%) Law
10 5 (0.94%) Advertising
10 5 (0.94%) Games
11 4 (0.75%) Back Office
11 4 (0.75%) Corporate Banking
12 3 (0.56%) Billing
12 3 (0.56%) Legal
13 2 (0.37%) Pharmaceutical
13 2 (0.37%) Local Government
14 1 (0.19%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 343 (64.23%) Developer
2 124 (23.22%) .NET Developer
3 70 (13.11%) Analyst
4 55 (10.30%) Senior Developer
5 50 (9.36%) C# Developer
6 46 (8.61%) Software Developer
7 35 (6.55%) Applications Support
7 35 (6.55%) C# .NET Developer
8 34 (6.37%) Support Analyst
8 34 (6.37%) Software Engineer
8 34 (6.37%) SQL Developer
9 26 (4.87%) Programmer
10 22 (4.12%) Web Developer
10 22 (4.12%) Senior .NET Developer
11 21 (3.93%) Architect
12 20 (3.75%) Junior
13 18 (3.37%) Java Developer
13 18 (3.37%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 15 (2.81%) Junior Developer
14 15 (2.81%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 307 (57.49%) .NET
2 212 (39.70%) ASP.NET
3 161 (30.15%) HTML
4 149 (27.90%) CSS
5 124 (23.22%) jQuery
6 80 (14.98%) ASP.NET MVC
7 65 (12.17%) Web Services
8 60 (11.24%) .NET Framework
9 57 (10.67%) XML
10 51 (9.55%) HTML5
11 45 (8.43%) WCF
12 41 (7.68%) Hibernate
13 40 (7.49%) CSS3
14 38 (7.12%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 36 (6.74%) REST
16 33 (6.18%) Spring
17 29 (5.43%) SOAP
18 27 (5.06%) Struts
19 26 (4.87%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
20 25 (4.68%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 52 (9.74%) Analytical Skills
2 46 (8.61%) Computer Science
3 36 (6.74%) User Experience
4 21 (3.93%) Mobile App
5 17 (3.18%) N-Tier
6 15 (2.81%) iPad
7 13 (2.43%) Enterprise Software
8 12 (2.25%) DTV
8 12 (2.25%) Derivative
9 9 (1.69%) iPhone
10 8 (1.50%) Open Source
10 8 (1.50%) Management Information System
11 7 (1.31%) Equities
12 5 (0.94%) Client/Server
12 5 (0.94%) NHS
13 4 (0.75%) Blackberry
14 3 (0.56%) Replication
14 3 (0.56%) Social Media
15 2 (0.37%) Mathematics
15 2 (0.37%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 75 (14.04%) Windows
2 63 (11.80%) UNIX
3 32 (5.99%) Linux
4 15 (2.81%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (2.81%) Apple iOS
5 12 (2.25%) Android
6 7 (1.31%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (1.12%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (0.94%) Windows Phone
8 5 (0.94%) Windows 7
8 5 (0.94%) Windows Mobile
9 4 (0.75%) Solaris
9 4 (0.75%) Windows XP
10 3 (0.56%) SUSE
10 3 (0.56%) CentOS
11 2 (0.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (0.37%) HPUX
12 1 (0.19%) AIX
12 1 (0.19%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 161 (30.15%) MVC
2 157 (29.40%) Agile Software Development
3 98 (18.35%) TDD
4 84 (15.73%) Software Engineering
5 77 (14.42%) Business Intelligence
6 71 (13.30%) OO
7 49 (9.18%) ITIL
7 49 (9.18%) Scrum
8 45 (8.43%) Continuous Integration
9 41 (7.68%) Data Modelling
10 39 (7.30%) OOP
11 38 (7.12%) Mentoring
12 30 (5.62%) Web Development
13 28 (5.24%) CRM
13 28 (5.24%) SEO
14 27 (5.06%) Data Analysis
14 27 (5.06%) UX Design
15 25 (4.68%) Dependency Injection
15 25 (4.68%) ETL
16 22 (4.12%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 319 (59.74%) C#
2 233 (43.63%) SQL
3 195 (36.52%) JavaScript
4 109 (20.41%) Java
5 71 (13.30%) T-SQL
6 53 (9.93%) VB
7 37 (6.93%) VB.NET
8 26 (4.87%) VBA
9 21 (3.93%) VB6
10 13 (2.43%) Objective-C
11 12 (2.25%) C++
12 10 (1.87%) Shell Script
12 10 (1.87%) PowerShell
13 9 (1.69%) VBScript
13 9 (1.69%) PL/SQL
14 8 (1.50%) Ruby
15 6 (1.12%) Python
16 5 (0.94%) F#
16 5 (0.94%) Bash Shell
17 4 (0.75%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 86 (16.10%) Degree
2 24 (4.49%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (1.69%) MCSA
4 7 (1.31%) Security Cleared
5 5 (0.94%) MCSE
5 5 (0.94%) MCP
6 4 (0.75%) SC Cleared
7 3 (0.56%) NVQ Level 3
8 2 (0.37%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.19%) OCPJP
9 1 (0.19%) MCTS
9 1 (0.19%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.19%) HND
9 1 (0.19%) Oracle Certification
9 1 (0.19%) Sun Certification
9 1 (0.19%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.19%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (0.19%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (2.43%) SLA
2 12 (2.25%) QA
System Software
1 18 (3.37%) Hyper-V
2 15 (2.81%) Active Directory
3 11 (2.06%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (1.31%) XenApp
5 5 (0.94%) XenDesktop
6 4 (0.75%) Forefront TMG
6 4 (0.75%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (0.75%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 2 (0.37%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (0.37%) RACF
8 1 (0.19%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.19%) Oracle RMAN
8 1 (0.19%) KVM
8 1 (0.19%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 7 (1.31%) SCCM
1 7 (1.31%) SCOM
2 4 (0.75%) Ganglia
3 1 (0.19%) HP UCMDB
3 1 (0.19%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.19%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 148 (27.72%) Microsoft
2 129 (24.16%) Oracle
3 63 (11.80%) Sybase
4 28 (5.24%) SAP
5 19 (3.56%) Business Objects
6 15 (2.81%) Cognos
6 15 (2.81%) Apple
6 15 (2.81%) VMware
7 10 (1.87%) Citrix
8 8 (1.50%) HP
8 8 (1.50%) Iron Speed
9 7 (1.31%) Google
9 7 (1.31%) IBM
10 6 (1.12%) Cisco
11 5 (0.94%) Compaq
11 5 (0.94%) Alterian
12 4 (0.75%) EPiServer
12 4 (0.75%) Sitecore
12 4 (0.75%) Red Hat
12 4 (0.75%) Telerik
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