The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Glasgow region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 10 8 5
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -3
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 263 188 206
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 18.16% 17.52% 24.18%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 45.50% 42.44% 64.98%
Number of salaries quoted 198 94 181
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,800 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £46,750 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
578 443 317
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 39.92% 41.29% 37.21%
Number of salaries quoted 378 212 244
Average salary £40,000 £40,375 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.92% +15.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
SQL Server
Scotland

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 18 April 2014.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Glasgow

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 301 (67.49%) .NET
2 270 (60.54%) C#
3 195 (43.72%) ASP.NET
4 159 (35.65%) SQL
5 155 (34.75%) HTML
6 145 (32.51%) MVC
7 137 (30.72%) Microsoft
8 124 (27.80%) CSS
9 123 (27.58%) JavaScript
10 86 (19.28%) Oracle
11 85 (19.06%) Windows
12 84 (18.83%) Agile Software Development
13 81 (18.16%) jQuery
13 81 (18.16%) Visual Studio
14 80 (17.94%) Java
15 79 (17.71%) T-SQL
16 75 (16.82%) SQL Server 2008
17 72 (16.14%) ASP.NET MVC
18 71 (15.92%) SQL Server 2005
19 67 (15.02%) .NET Framework
20 64 (14.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 64 (14.35%) XML
21 61 (13.68%) SharePoint
22 59 (13.23%) MS Excel
22 59 (13.23%) TDD
23 57 (12.78%) Software Engineering
23 57 (12.78%) Relational Database
24 54 (12.11%) OO
25 51 (11.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
25 51 (11.43%) WCF

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 61 (13.68%) SharePoint
2 25 (5.61%) SharePoint 2010
3 23 (5.16%) Tomcat
3 23 (5.16%) IIS
3 23 (5.16%) SharePoint 2013
4 17 (3.81%) Umbraco
5 13 (2.91%) CMS
5 13 (2.91%) BizTalk Server
6 10 (2.24%) WebSphere
6 10 (2.24%) MS Exchange
7 9 (2.02%) Node.js
8 8 (1.79%) Sitecore CMS
9 7 (1.57%) Apache
9 7 (1.57%) SharePoint Server
10 5 (1.12%) WebLogic
11 3 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2010
12 2 (0.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 2 (0.45%) Oracle BPEL
12 2 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2007
12 2 (0.45%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 59 (13.23%) MS Excel
2 7 (1.57%) MS Office
2 7 (1.57%) InfoPath
3 2 (0.45%) AutoCAD
3 2 (0.45%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.22%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (0.90%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (0.90%) MFGPRO
2 1 (0.22%) Endur
2 1 (0.22%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (0.22%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.67%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (0.67%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 23 (5.16%) Intranet
2 19 (4.26%) Firewall
3 12 (2.69%) SSL
4 5 (1.12%) SAN
4 5 (1.12%) Extranet
5 4 (0.90%) Internet
5 4 (0.90%) TCP/IP
5 4 (0.90%) VPN
6 2 (0.45%) DMZ
6 2 (0.45%) HTTP
7 1 (0.22%) DNS
7 1 (0.22%) LAN
7 1 (0.22%) SMS
7 1 (0.22%) VoIP
7 1 (0.22%) WAN
7 1 (0.22%) SMTP
7 1 (0.22%) DHCP
7 1 (0.22%) FTP
7 1 (0.22%) Wireless
7 1 (0.22%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (16.82%) SQL Server 2008
2 71 (15.92%) SQL Server 2005
3 64 (14.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 57 (12.78%) Relational Database
5 51 (11.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 41 (9.19%) SQL Server 2012
7 31 (6.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 31 (6.95%) RDBMS
8 24 (5.38%) MySQL
8 24 (5.38%) Data Warehouse
9 22 (4.93%) Oracle Database
10 14 (3.14%) SQL Server 2000
11 13 (2.91%) BusinessObjects
12 12 (2.69%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 11 (2.47%) DTS
13 11 (2.47%) OLAP
14 8 (1.79%) PerformancePoint
14 8 (1.79%) OLTP
15 7 (1.57%) Crystal Reports
16 6 (1.35%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 81 (18.16%) Visual Studio
2 39 (8.74%) Team Foundation Server
3 22 (4.93%) Subversion
4 20 (4.48%) Git (software)
5 16 (3.59%) ClearCase
6 9 (2.02%) JUnit
7 8 (1.79%) NUnit
8 6 (1.35%) Hudson
8 6 (1.35%) TeamCity
8 6 (1.35%) Ant
8 6 (1.35%) Oracle Forms
8 6 (1.35%) Eclipse
9 5 (1.12%) ReSharper
10 3 (0.67%) CruiseControl
10 3 (0.67%) Maven
10 3 (0.67%) Moq
11 1 (0.22%) Dreamweaver
11 1 (0.22%) LoadRunner
11 1 (0.22%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 1 (0.22%) Firebug
General
1 48 (10.76%) Finance
2 16 (3.59%) Manufacturing
3 14 (3.14%) Banking
3 14 (3.14%) Retail
3 14 (3.14%) Telecoms
4 13 (2.91%) Publishing
5 6 (1.35%) Aerospace
6 5 (1.12%) Front Office
6 5 (1.12%) Games
7 3 (0.67%) Spanish Language
7 3 (0.67%) Investment Banking
8 2 (0.45%) Marketing
8 2 (0.45%) Back Office
9 1 (0.22%) Law
9 1 (0.22%) Legal
9 1 (0.22%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.22%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 294 (65.92%) Developer
2 76 (17.04%) Software Developer
3 73 (16.37%) .NET Developer
4 43 (9.64%) Senior Developer
5 39 (8.74%) Analyst
5 39 (8.74%) C# Developer
6 29 (6.50%) Consultant
6 29 (6.50%) Programmer
7 28 (6.28%) Web Developer
7 28 (6.28%) Software Engineer
7 28 (6.28%) SQL Developer
8 27 (6.05%) Java Developer
9 23 (5.16%) Support Analyst
10 21 (4.71%) C# .NET Developer
11 15 (3.36%) Lead Developer
12 14 (3.14%) Senior .NET Developer
12 14 (3.14%) Applications Support
12 14 (3.14%) Support Consultant
12 14 (3.14%) Senior Analyst
13 13 (2.91%) Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 301 (67.49%) .NET
2 195 (43.72%) ASP.NET
3 155 (34.75%) HTML
4 124 (27.80%) CSS
5 81 (18.16%) jQuery
6 72 (16.14%) ASP.NET MVC
7 67 (15.02%) .NET Framework
8 64 (14.35%) XML
9 51 (11.43%) WCF
10 39 (8.74%) Web Services
11 38 (8.52%) Spring
11 38 (8.52%) Ajax
12 37 (8.30%) WinForms
13 34 (7.62%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 33 (7.40%) HTML5
15 31 (6.95%) Hibernate
16 29 (6.50%) LINQ
17 28 (6.28%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 20 (4.48%) XSLT
19 18 (4.04%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 30 (6.73%) N-Tier
2 21 (4.71%) Computer Science
3 17 (3.81%) NHS
3 17 (3.81%) DTV
4 15 (3.36%) Clustering
5 14 (3.14%) Enterprise Software
6 13 (2.91%) Mobile App
7 12 (2.69%) Replication
8 11 (2.47%) Derivative
9 8 (1.79%) Open Source
9 8 (1.79%) Management Information System
10 5 (1.12%) iPhone
11 3 (0.67%) Biometrics
11 3 (0.67%) Equity Derivative
12 2 (0.45%) Social Media
12 2 (0.45%) Cryptography
13 1 (0.22%) Client/Server
13 1 (0.22%) Mainframe
13 1 (0.22%) Blackberry
13 1 (0.22%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 85 (19.06%) Windows
2 41 (9.19%) UNIX
3 30 (6.73%) Linux
4 20 (4.48%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (2.02%) Solaris
5 9 (2.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (2.02%) Android
5 9 (2.02%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (1.12%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (0.90%) Apple iOS
8 3 (0.67%) Windows XP
8 3 (0.67%) CentOS
9 2 (0.45%) AIX
10 1 (0.22%) Windows NT
10 1 (0.22%) VMS
10 1 (0.22%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 145 (32.51%) MVC
2 84 (18.83%) Agile Software Development
3 59 (13.23%) TDD
4 57 (12.78%) Software Engineering
5 54 (12.11%) OO
6 48 (10.76%) Scrum
7 42 (9.42%) ETL
8 40 (8.97%) Business Intelligence
9 30 (6.73%) OOD
9 30 (6.73%) Unit Testing
10 29 (6.50%) Business Analysis
11 23 (5.16%) SOA
11 23 (5.16%) Continuous Integration
12 21 (4.71%) ITIL
13 20 (4.48%) Analytics
13 20 (4.48%) User Experience Design
13 20 (4.48%) SEO
14 18 (4.04%) Workflow
14 18 (4.04%) OOP
15 15 (3.36%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 270 (60.54%) C#
2 159 (35.65%) SQL
3 123 (27.58%) JavaScript
4 80 (17.94%) Java
5 79 (17.71%) T-SQL
6 38 (8.52%) VB.NET
7 27 (6.05%) VB
8 25 (5.61%) VBScript
9 22 (4.93%) VB6
10 16 (3.59%) C++
11 7 (1.57%) Groovy
12 6 (1.35%) PL/SQL
13 5 (1.12%) Python
14 4 (0.90%) Ruby
14 4 (0.90%) Perl
15 2 (0.45%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
15 2 (0.45%) sed
15 2 (0.45%) Bourne shell
15 2 (0.45%) PowerShell
15 2 (0.45%) AWK
Qualifications
1 37 (8.30%) Degree
2 7 (1.57%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (1.35%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (0.67%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (0.45%) CEH
5 2 (0.45%) SSCP
5 2 (0.45%) MCSE
5 2 (0.45%) CISSP
5 2 (0.45%) ISEB
6 1 (0.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.22%) CCNA
6 1 (0.22%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (3.14%) SLA
2 12 (2.69%) QA
3 2 (0.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.45%) HL7
System Software
1 13 (2.91%) Active Directory
2 11 (2.47%) Hyper-V
3 7 (1.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.67%) Oracle RMAN
5 2 (0.45%) XenApp
5 2 (0.45%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.22%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.22%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (1.57%) SCOM
2 6 (1.35%) SCCM
3 1 (0.22%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (0.22%) NetBackup
3 1 (0.22%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.22%) Data Guard
3 1 (0.22%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 137 (30.72%) Microsoft
2 86 (19.28%) Oracle
3 44 (9.87%) Sybase
4 22 (4.93%) Business Objects
5 15 (3.36%) SAP
5 15 (3.36%) JBoss
6 13 (2.91%) VMware
7 9 (2.02%) Citrix
8 8 (1.79%) Sitecore
9 7 (1.57%) Cisco
10 6 (1.35%) Adobe
11 5 (1.12%) Cognos
11 5 (1.12%) IBM
11 5 (1.12%) Google
12 3 (0.67%) Informatica
12 3 (0.67%) Perforce
12 3 (0.67%) Red Hat
12 3 (0.67%) TIBCO
12 3 (0.67%) SolarWinds
12 3 (0.67%) Red Gate
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