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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 7 10 5
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -5
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 230 201 220
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 21.00% 16.95% 24.15%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 52.63% 50.38% 59.78%
Number of salaries quoted 168 141 140
Average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,750 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
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
437 399 368
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 39.91% 33.64% 40.40%
Number of salaries quoted 290 262 223
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,750 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 January 2015.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Glasgow

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 297 (61.24%) C#
2 291 (60.00%) .NET
3 215 (44.33%) ASP.NET
4 193 (39.79%) JavaScript
5 180 (37.11%) SQL
6 165 (34.02%) MVC
7 158 (32.58%) HTML
8 141 (29.07%) CSS
8 141 (29.07%) Agile Software Development
9 125 (25.77%) jQuery
9 125 (25.77%) Oracle
10 124 (25.57%) Microsoft
11 94 (19.38%) Java
12 90 (18.56%) MS Excel
13 86 (17.73%) ASP.NET MVC
14 85 (17.53%) TDD
14 85 (17.53%) Degree
15 84 (17.32%) Finance
16 80 (16.49%) Software Engineering
17 72 (14.85%) Relational Database
18 71 (14.64%) Visual Studio
19 70 (14.43%) Web Services
19 70 (14.43%) Windows
19 70 (14.43%) SQL Server 2008
20 68 (14.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
21 63 (12.99%) OO
22 60 (12.37%) Business Intelligence
23 58 (11.96%) T-SQL
24 56 (11.55%) XML
25 54 (11.13%) UNIX

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 42 (8.66%) IIS
1 42 (8.66%) SharePoint
2 33 (6.80%) Umbraco
3 22 (4.54%) JBoss
4 21 (4.33%) Tomcat
4 21 (4.33%) CMS
5 13 (2.68%) WebLogic
6 11 (2.27%) SharePoint 2010
7 6 (1.24%) MS Exchange
7 6 (1.24%) BizTalk Server
8 5 (1.03%) Node.js
9 4 (0.82%) Lync
9 4 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2010
9 4 (0.82%) SAP Portal
9 4 (0.82%) Liferay
9 4 (0.82%) Sitecore CMS
9 4 (0.82%) WebSphere
9 4 (0.82%) NetWeaver
10 3 (0.62%) WorkSite
11 2 (0.41%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 90 (18.56%) MS Excel
2 19 (3.92%) MS Office
3 11 (2.27%) InfoPath
4 7 (1.44%) MS Visio
5 5 (1.03%) MS Project
6 4 (0.82%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (2.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 10 (2.06%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.82%) SAP SCM
3 4 (0.82%) SAP CO
3 4 (0.82%) SAP GRC
3 4 (0.82%) SAP LE
3 4 (0.82%) SAP HR
3 4 (0.82%) SAP CRM
3 4 (0.82%) SAP FI/CO
3 4 (0.82%) SAP R/3
3 4 (0.82%) SAP FI
4 2 (0.41%) Visualfiles
4 2 (0.41%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.41%) Endur
4 2 (0.41%) BusinessWorks
5 1 (0.21%) MFGPRO
5 1 (0.21%) Movex
5 1 (0.21%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 1 (0.21%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (0.62%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (3.71%) Firewall
2 12 (2.47%) DMZ
3 10 (2.06%) SAN
4 9 (1.86%) DNS
4 9 (1.86%) iBeacon
5 8 (1.65%) DHCP
6 5 (1.03%) Intranet
6 5 (1.03%) IPv4
7 4 (0.82%) Cisco IPT
7 4 (0.82%) IP Telephony
7 4 (0.82%) HTTP
8 3 (0.62%) Extranet
9 2 (0.41%) NetScaler
10 1 (0.21%) Internet
10 1 (0.21%) SSL
10 1 (0.21%) VPN
10 1 (0.21%) LAN
10 1 (0.21%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (14.85%) Relational Database
2 70 (14.43%) SQL Server 2008
3 68 (14.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 49 (10.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 42 (8.66%) Oracle Database
6 37 (7.63%) SQL Server 2005
7 36 (7.42%) RDBMS
8 34 (7.01%) SQL Server 2012
9 33 (6.80%) Data Warehouse
10 18 (3.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 15 (3.09%) PostgreSQL
12 14 (2.89%) MySQL
13 12 (2.47%) SQLite
14 11 (2.27%) Crystal Reports
15 10 (2.06%) MS Access
16 9 (1.86%) BusinessObjects
16 9 (1.86%) Oracle Database 10g
17 8 (1.65%) MongoDB
18 7 (1.44%) NoSQL
19 6 (1.24%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 71 (14.64%) Visual Studio
2 25 (5.15%) Subversion
2 25 (5.15%) Team Foundation Server
3 13 (2.68%) Xcode
4 11 (2.27%) Git (software)
5 10 (2.06%) JIRA
6 9 (1.86%) NCrunch
7 8 (1.65%) NUnit
8 7 (1.44%) Oracle Forms
8 7 (1.44%) Moq
9 6 (1.24%) ReSharper
9 6 (1.24%) Eclipse
10 5 (1.03%) IntelliJ
11 3 (0.62%) ClearCase
11 3 (0.62%) Fiddler
11 3 (0.62%) TeamCity
12 2 (0.41%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 2 (0.41%) SoapUI
12 2 (0.41%) CruiseControl
12 2 (0.41%) Maven
General
1 84 (17.32%) Finance
2 40 (8.25%) Retail
3 37 (7.63%) Banking
4 19 (3.92%) Telecoms
5 13 (2.68%) Marketing
6 11 (2.27%) Manufacturing
7 10 (2.06%) Investment Banking
7 10 (2.06%) Electronics
8 8 (1.65%) Retail Banking
8 8 (1.65%) Private Banking
9 6 (1.24%) Law
10 5 (1.03%) Advertising
11 4 (0.82%) Corporate Banking
11 4 (0.82%) Billing
11 4 (0.82%) Back Office
12 3 (0.62%) Games
12 3 (0.62%) Legal
13 2 (0.41%) Local Government
13 2 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
14 1 (0.21%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 304 (62.68%) Developer
2 121 (24.95%) .NET Developer
3 66 (13.61%) Analyst
4 58 (11.96%) Senior Developer
5 49 (10.10%) C# Developer
6 44 (9.07%) Software Developer
7 35 (7.22%) C# .NET Developer
8 34 (7.01%) Support Analyst
9 28 (5.77%) Software Engineer
10 27 (5.57%) Applications Support
10 27 (5.57%) Web Developer
11 21 (4.33%) Architect
11 21 (4.33%) Agile .NET Developer
12 20 (4.12%) Senior .NET Developer
13 18 (3.71%) Junior
14 16 (3.30%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 16 (3.30%) Programmer
14 16 (3.30%) Java Developer
15 14 (2.89%) Consultant
15 14 (2.89%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 291 (60.00%) .NET
2 215 (44.33%) ASP.NET
3 158 (32.58%) HTML
4 141 (29.07%) CSS
5 125 (25.77%) jQuery
6 86 (17.73%) ASP.NET MVC
7 70 (14.43%) Web Services
8 56 (11.55%) XML
9 54 (11.13%) .NET Framework
10 51 (10.52%) HTML5
11 48 (9.90%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 44 (9.07%) WCF
13 36 (7.42%) Hibernate
13 36 (7.42%) REST
14 35 (7.22%) CSS3
15 30 (6.19%) SOAP
16 29 (5.98%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
17 28 (5.77%) Spring
18 27 (5.57%) Struts
19 25 (5.15%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 47 (9.69%) Computer Science
2 46 (9.48%) Analytical Skills
3 41 (8.45%) User Experience
4 17 (3.51%) Mobile App
5 15 (3.09%) iPad
6 14 (2.89%) N-Tier
7 13 (2.68%) Enterprise Software
8 10 (2.06%) Open Source
8 10 (2.06%) DTV
9 8 (1.65%) Derivative
10 7 (1.44%) Equities
10 7 (1.44%) iPhone
11 6 (1.24%) Client/Server
12 5 (1.03%) NHS
13 4 (0.82%) Blackberry
14 3 (0.62%) Management Information System
14 3 (0.62%) Replication
14 3 (0.62%) Mathematics
14 3 (0.62%) Physics
14 3 (0.62%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 70 (14.43%) Windows
2 54 (11.13%) UNIX
3 28 (5.77%) Linux
4 15 (3.09%) Apple iOS
5 14 (2.89%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (2.06%) Android
7 7 (1.44%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (1.03%) Windows 7
8 5 (1.03%) Windows Mobile
8 5 (1.03%) Windows Phone
9 4 (0.82%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (0.82%) Solaris
9 4 (0.82%) Windows XP
10 3 (0.62%) SUSE
10 3 (0.62%) CentOS
11 2 (0.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (0.41%) HPUX
12 1 (0.21%) Fedora
12 1 (0.21%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 165 (34.02%) MVC
2 141 (29.07%) Agile Software Development
3 85 (17.53%) TDD
4 80 (16.49%) Software Engineering
5 63 (12.99%) OO
6 60 (12.37%) Business Intelligence
7 47 (9.69%) Scrum
8 46 (9.48%) ITIL
9 39 (8.04%) Continuous Integration
9 39 (8.04%) Mentoring
10 35 (7.22%) Web Development
11 33 (6.80%) UX Design
12 30 (6.19%) ETL
13 29 (5.98%) OOP
14 28 (5.77%) Data Modelling
15 27 (5.57%) SEO
16 24 (4.95%) CRM
17 23 (4.74%) Dependency Injection
18 22 (4.54%) SOA
19 18 (3.71%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 297 (61.24%) C#
2 193 (39.79%) JavaScript
3 180 (37.11%) SQL
4 94 (19.38%) Java
5 58 (11.96%) T-SQL
6 37 (7.63%) VB
7 25 (5.15%) VBA
8 22 (4.54%) VB.NET
9 13 (2.68%) Objective-C
10 12 (2.47%) C++
11 10 (2.06%) PowerShell
12 9 (1.86%) Shell Script
12 9 (1.86%) PL/SQL
12 9 (1.86%) VB6
13 6 (1.24%) VBScript
14 5 (1.03%) F#
15 4 (0.82%) Bash Shell
15 4 (0.82%) ABAP
15 4 (0.82%) Delphi
15 4 (0.82%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 85 (17.53%) Degree
2 31 (6.39%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (1.86%) MCSA
4 7 (1.44%) Security Cleared
5 5 (1.03%) MCSE
5 5 (1.03%) MCP
6 4 (0.82%) NVQ Level 3
6 4 (0.82%) SC Cleared
7 2 (0.41%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.21%) HND
8 1 (0.21%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.21%) MCTS
8 1 (0.21%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.21%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (1.44%) QA
2 5 (1.03%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (3.51%) Hyper-V
2 13 (2.68%) Active Directory
3 10 (2.06%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (1.44%) XenApp
5 5 (1.03%) XenDesktop
6 4 (0.82%) Forefront TMG
6 4 (0.82%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (0.82%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 2 (0.41%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (0.41%) RACF
8 1 (0.21%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.21%) Oracle RMAN
8 1 (0.21%) RHEV
8 1 (0.21%) KVM
Systems Management
1 6 (1.24%) SCCM
1 6 (1.24%) SCOM
2 4 (0.82%) Ganglia
3 1 (0.21%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 125 (25.77%) Oracle
2 124 (25.57%) Microsoft
3 49 (10.10%) Sybase
4 27 (5.57%) SAP
5 20 (4.12%) Business Objects
6 15 (3.09%) Cognos
7 14 (2.89%) Apple
7 14 (2.89%) VMware
8 9 (1.86%) Citrix
9 8 (1.65%) Iron Speed
9 8 (1.65%) HP
9 8 (1.65%) IBM
10 5 (1.03%) Compaq
10 5 (1.03%) Cisco
10 5 (1.03%) Alterian
10 5 (1.03%) Netezza
11 4 (0.82%) Google
11 4 (0.82%) Sitecore
11 4 (0.82%) EPiServer
11 4 (0.82%) Red Hat
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