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

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 6 11 9
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -2
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 257 261 187
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 20.78% 18.37% 17.08%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 58.81% 46.03% 42.69%
Number of salaries quoted 139 200 96
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 £28,500 £28,400 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,700 £46,050 £46,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
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
437 567 438
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 35.33% 39.90% 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 258 376 212
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +1.26%

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 24 April 2015.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Glasgow

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 336 (67.74%) .NET
2 330 (66.53%) C#
3 254 (51.21%) ASP.NET
4 239 (48.19%) JavaScript
5 213 (42.94%) HTML
6 202 (40.73%) MVC
7 177 (35.69%) Agile Software Development
8 176 (35.48%) SQL
9 169 (34.07%) CSS
10 162 (32.66%) Microsoft
11 142 (28.63%) jQuery
11 142 (28.63%) ASP.NET MVC
12 136 (27.42%) Oracle
13 117 (23.59%) MS Excel
14 107 (21.57%) Relational Database
15 104 (20.97%) TDD
16 92 (18.55%) .NET Framework
17 85 (17.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 78 (15.73%) SQL Server 2008
19 76 (15.32%) Entity Framework
20 69 (13.91%) Degree
21 68 (13.71%) Visual Studio
22 67 (13.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
23 66 (13.31%) Software Engineering
23 66 (13.31%) AngularJS
23 66 (13.31%) SharePoint
23 66 (13.31%) Finance
24 64 (12.90%) Scrum
24 64 (12.90%) T-SQL
25 63 (12.70%) Web Services

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 66 (13.31%) SharePoint
2 45 (9.07%) IIS
3 25 (5.04%) SharePoint 2010
4 23 (4.64%) Umbraco
5 17 (3.43%) CMS
6 14 (2.82%) JBoss
6 14 (2.82%) Node.js
7 10 (2.02%) WebLogic
8 7 (1.41%) BizTalk Server
8 7 (1.41%) Tomcat
9 4 (0.81%) MS Exchange
9 4 (0.81%) NetWeaver
9 4 (0.81%) SAP Portal
9 4 (0.81%) Liferay
10 3 (0.60%) Immediacy CMS
11 2 (0.40%) Sitecore CMS
11 2 (0.40%) WorkSite
11 2 (0.40%) Drupal
12 1 (0.20%) SilverStripe
12 1 (0.20%) Lync
Applications
1 117 (23.59%) MS Excel
2 16 (3.23%) InfoPath
3 11 (2.22%) MS Office
4 8 (1.61%) MS Visio
5 5 (1.01%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (0.60%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 13 (2.62%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.21%) Oracle Utilities
3 4 (0.81%) SAP SCM
3 4 (0.81%) SAP LE
3 4 (0.81%) SAP GRC
3 4 (0.81%) SAP HR
3 4 (0.81%) SAP R/3
3 4 (0.81%) SAP FI
3 4 (0.81%) SAP CRM
3 4 (0.81%) SAP FI/CO
3 4 (0.81%) SAP CO
4 3 (0.60%) Endur
5 1 (0.20%) BusinessWorks
5 1 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.20%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.20%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 1 (0.20%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 9 (1.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (0.60%) Office 365
3 2 (0.40%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (3.02%) Firewall
2 13 (2.62%) SAN
3 9 (1.81%) DMZ
3 9 (1.81%) DHCP
3 9 (1.81%) DNS
4 7 (1.41%) HTTP
5 6 (1.21%) Intranet
5 6 (1.21%) Internet
5 6 (1.21%) iBeacon
6 5 (1.01%) IPv4
7 4 (0.81%) TCP/IP
8 3 (0.60%) LAN
8 3 (0.60%) WAN
9 2 (0.40%) SSL
9 2 (0.40%) Extranet
10 1 (0.20%) DAB
10 1 (0.20%) NetScaler
10 1 (0.20%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 107 (21.57%) Relational Database
2 85 (17.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 78 (15.73%) SQL Server 2008
4 67 (13.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 57 (11.49%) Oracle Database
6 49 (9.88%) RDBMS
7 39 (7.86%) Data Warehouse
8 38 (7.66%) SQL Server 2005
8 38 (7.66%) SQL Server 2012
9 30 (6.05%) MongoDB
10 24 (4.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 22 (4.44%) Oracle Database 10g
12 17 (3.43%) MySQL
12 17 (3.43%) NoSQL
12 17 (3.43%) Oracle Database 11g
13 13 (2.62%) RavenDB
14 11 (2.22%) Crystal Reports
15 10 (2.02%) BusinessObjects
15 10 (2.02%) Oracle9i Database
15 10 (2.02%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 68 (13.71%) Visual Studio
2 27 (5.44%) Subversion
3 25 (5.04%) Git (software)
4 17 (3.43%) Team Foundation Server
4 17 (3.43%) TeamCity
5 14 (2.82%) GitLab
6 11 (2.22%) Selenium
7 9 (1.81%) WatiN
7 9 (1.81%) JIRA
7 9 (1.81%) Cucumber
7 9 (1.81%) MSBuild
8 8 (1.61%) SpecFlow
8 8 (1.61%) Xcode
9 5 (1.01%) NUnit
9 5 (1.01%) Oracle Forms
9 5 (1.01%) ClearCase
9 5 (1.01%) NCrunch
10 4 (0.81%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 4 (0.81%) Moq
10 4 (0.81%) Oracle APEX
General
1 66 (13.31%) Finance
2 19 (3.83%) Banking
3 12 (2.42%) Retail
4 9 (1.81%) Marketing
5 5 (1.01%) Back Office
6 4 (0.81%) Billing
7 3 (0.60%) Manufacturing
7 3 (0.60%) Advertising
7 3 (0.60%) Games
8 2 (0.40%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.20%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.20%) Local Government
9 1 (0.20%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 328 (66.13%) Developer
2 138 (27.82%) .NET Developer
3 105 (21.17%) Senior Developer
4 52 (10.48%) C# Developer
5 51 (10.28%) Analyst
6 41 (8.27%) Software Developer
7 34 (6.85%) C# .NET Developer
8 27 (5.44%) Senior .NET Developer
8 27 (5.44%) ASP.NET Developer
9 26 (5.24%) DBA
9 26 (5.24%) Web Developer
10 23 (4.64%) Architect
11 19 (3.83%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 18 (3.63%) Oracle DBA
12 18 (3.63%) Senior Software Developer
13 16 (3.23%) Support Analyst
13 16 (3.23%) Business Analyst
14 14 (2.82%) Agile .NET Developer
15 13 (2.62%) Software Engineer
15 13 (2.62%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 336 (67.74%) .NET
2 254 (51.21%) ASP.NET
3 213 (42.94%) HTML
4 169 (34.07%) CSS
5 142 (28.63%) jQuery
5 142 (28.63%) ASP.NET MVC
6 92 (18.55%) .NET Framework
7 76 (15.32%) Entity Framework
8 66 (13.31%) AngularJS
9 63 (12.70%) Web Services
10 62 (12.50%) NHibernate
11 59 (11.90%) HTML5
12 58 (11.69%) WCF
13 57 (11.49%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 56 (11.29%) Spring.NET
14 56 (11.29%) XML
15 44 (8.87%) Castle Windsor
16 29 (5.85%) LINQ
17 28 (5.65%) SOAP
18 27 (5.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 60 (12.10%) User Experience
2 51 (10.28%) Computer Science
3 41 (8.27%) Open Source
4 37 (7.46%) Analytical Skills
5 14 (2.82%) Mobile App
6 13 (2.62%) Enterprise Software
7 12 (2.42%) iPad
7 12 (2.42%) Mathematics
7 12 (2.42%) Physics
7 12 (2.42%) Clustering
8 11 (2.22%) Replication
9 10 (2.02%) Derivative
10 9 (1.81%) N-Tier
11 7 (1.41%) Client/Server
12 5 (1.01%) Equities
13 4 (0.81%) Mainframe
14 3 (0.60%) iPhone
15 2 (0.40%) Management Information System
15 2 (0.40%) AS400
15 2 (0.40%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 63 (12.70%) Windows
2 42 (8.47%) UNIX
3 19 (3.83%) Linux
4 11 (2.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (2.22%) Apple iOS
5 8 (1.61%) Android
6 6 (1.21%) Solaris
6 6 (1.21%) Windows NT
6 6 (1.21%) Windows XP
6 6 (1.21%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (1.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (1.01%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (0.20%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.20%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 202 (40.73%) MVC
2 177 (35.69%) Agile Software Development
3 104 (20.97%) TDD
4 66 (13.31%) Software Engineering
5 64 (12.90%) Scrum
6 59 (11.90%) Web Development
7 54 (10.89%) UX Design
8 51 (10.28%) OO
9 45 (9.07%) Mentoring
10 43 (8.67%) Business Intelligence
11 39 (7.86%) CRM
11 39 (7.86%) Continuous Integration
12 35 (7.06%) ETL
13 34 (6.85%) ITIL
14 30 (6.05%) Dependency Injection
15 28 (5.65%) OOP
16 25 (5.04%) AOP
16 25 (5.04%) Performance Tuning
16 25 (5.04%) Mobile Development
17 24 (4.84%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 330 (66.53%) C#
2 239 (48.19%) JavaScript
3 176 (35.48%) SQL
4 64 (12.90%) T-SQL
5 57 (11.49%) Java
6 38 (7.66%) VB
7 29 (5.85%) VB.NET
8 28 (5.65%) PL/SQL
9 17 (3.43%) PowerShell
10 16 (3.23%) VBA
11 15 (3.02%) VB6
12 11 (2.22%) VBScript
12 11 (2.22%) C++
13 8 (1.61%) Objective-C
14 6 (1.21%) AWK
14 6 (1.21%) Bourne shell
14 6 (1.21%) sed
14 6 (1.21%) Perl
15 5 (1.01%) PHP
15 5 (1.01%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 69 (13.91%) Degree
2 46 (9.27%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (1.21%) MCSE
4 5 (1.01%) MCSA
4 5 (1.01%) MCP
4 5 (1.01%) Security Cleared
5 4 (0.81%) NVQ Level 3
5 4 (0.81%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.40%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (0.40%) HND
7 1 (0.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.20%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.20%) CCNP
7 1 (0.20%) CCNA
7 1 (0.20%) ISEB
7 1 (0.20%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (2.62%) QA
2 4 (0.81%) SLA
3 1 (0.20%) Data Quality
System Software
1 12 (2.42%) Hyper-V
2 11 (2.22%) Active Directory
3 10 (2.02%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (1.21%) Oracle RAC
4 6 (1.21%) XenApp
5 5 (1.01%) XenDesktop
5 5 (1.01%) RACF
6 1 (0.20%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 17 (3.43%) Oracle RMAN
2 9 (1.81%) SCCM
3 6 (1.21%) SCOM
3 6 (1.21%) Data Guard
3 6 (1.21%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 3 (0.60%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.20%) WSUS
5 1 (0.20%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.20%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 162 (32.66%) Microsoft
2 136 (27.42%) Oracle
3 41 (8.27%) Sybase
4 22 (4.44%) Business Objects
5 15 (3.02%) SAP
6 12 (2.42%) VMware
7 11 (2.22%) Cognos
8 10 (2.02%) HP
8 10 (2.02%) TIBCO
9 9 (1.81%) Informatica
10 8 (1.61%) Citrix
10 8 (1.61%) Apple
11 6 (1.21%) IBM
11 6 (1.21%) Red Hat
11 6 (1.21%) Vertica
11 6 (1.21%) MapR
12 5 (1.01%) Iron Speed
12 5 (1.01%) Netezza
12 5 (1.01%) Compaq
13 4 (0.81%) Cognizant
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