The table below looks at the statistics for SQL 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 over the 3 months to 12 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 2 4 3
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Permanent jobs citing SQL 436 324 270
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 32.11% 28.80% 28.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 50.11% 45.19% 48.21%
Number of salaries quoted 215 183 173
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,700 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £50,000 £54,800
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%
SQL
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Glasgow region.

Programming Languages Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
870 717 560
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 64.06% 63.73% 58.76%
Number of salaries quoted 495 463 366
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,250 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

SQL
Salary Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL across the Glasgow region.

SQL Salary Trend in Glasgow

SQL
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 12 September 2014.

SQL Salary Histogram in Glasgow

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 12 September 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow region citing SQL 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.

1 273 (36.45%) Finance
2 256 (34.18%) Oracle
3 239 (31.91%) SQL Server
3 239 (31.91%) Java
4 231 (30.84%) Agile Software Development
5 221 (29.51%) C#
6 218 (29.11%) JavaScript
7 208 (27.77%) .NET
8 193 (25.77%) HTML
9 180 (24.03%) Relational Database
10 171 (22.83%) UNIX
11 154 (20.56%) CSS
12 132 (17.62%) Linux
13 131 (17.49%) Microsoft
14 123 (16.42%) Banking
15 115 (15.35%) ASP.NET
16 114 (15.22%) XML
17 109 (14.55%) Sybase
18 107 (14.29%) jQuery
19 102 (13.62%) PL/SQL
20 101 (13.48%) RDBMS
21 96 (12.82%) OO
22 93 (12.42%) Business Intelligence
23 91 (12.15%) Software Engineering
24 88 (11.75%) T-SQL
25 84 (11.21%) Spring
26 81 (10.81%) Oracle Database
27 80 (10.68%) Analytical Skills
28 74 (9.88%) .NET Framework
29 73 (9.75%) TDD

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 12 September 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow region citing SQL 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 73 (9.75%) SharePoint
2 62 (8.28%) Tomcat
3 34 (4.54%) SharePoint 2010
4 30 (4.01%) IIS
5 19 (2.54%) WebSphere
6 16 (2.14%) WebLogic
7 13 (1.74%) Apache
8 11 (1.47%) CMS
9 10 (1.34%) BizTalk Server
9 10 (1.34%) SharePoint 2013
10 9 (1.20%) Mule
11 8 (1.07%) WebSphere Application Server
12 7 (0.93%) SAS
12 7 (0.93%) Oracle Workflow
12 7 (0.93%) Node.js
13 6 (0.80%) Drupal
14 5 (0.67%) Umbraco
15 4 (0.53%) nginx
16 3 (0.40%) MS Project Server
16 3 (0.40%) Joomla!
Applications
1 60 (8.01%) MS Excel
2 23 (3.07%) MS Office
3 22 (2.94%) InfoPath
4 5 (0.67%) MS Project
5 2 (0.27%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.27%) AutoCAD
5 2 (0.27%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 12 (1.60%) Oracle EBS
2 10 (1.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 8 (1.07%) Dynamics CRM
4 6 (0.80%) Oracle EBS R12
5 5 (0.67%) Agresso
5 5 (0.67%) Oracle Applications
6 4 (0.53%) Magento
7 2 (0.27%) Dynamics NAV
7 2 (0.27%) MFGPRO
7 2 (0.27%) Movex
8 1 (0.13%) Dynamics AX
8 1 (0.13%) Dynamics GP
8 1 (0.13%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.13%) Epicor Tropos
8 1 (0.13%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.53%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (0.93%) DNS
2 4 (0.53%) LDAP
2 4 (0.53%) SSL
2 4 (0.53%) Firewall
3 3 (0.40%) SAN
3 3 (0.40%) Internet
3 3 (0.40%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.27%) SMTP
4 2 (0.27%) HTTP
4 2 (0.27%) SNMP
5 1 (0.13%) DHCP
5 1 (0.13%) VPN
5 1 (0.13%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.13%) X.509
5 1 (0.13%) Intranet
5 1 (0.13%) Wireless
5 1 (0.13%) IP Telephony
5 1 (0.13%) VLAN
5 1 (0.13%) Wireshark
5 1 (0.13%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 239 (31.91%) SQL Server
2 180 (24.03%) Relational Database
3 101 (13.48%) RDBMS
4 81 (10.81%) Oracle Database
5 63 (8.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 45 (6.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 36 (4.81%) SQL Server 2008
8 35 (4.67%) Data Warehouse
9 28 (3.74%) Oracle Database 11g
10 20 (2.67%) Oracle Reports
11 19 (2.54%) MySQL
12 18 (2.40%) PerformancePoint
12 18 (2.40%) Oracle Database 10g
12 18 (2.40%) PostgreSQL
13 14 (1.87%) SQL Server 2012
14 12 (1.60%) Data Mart
14 12 (1.60%) Pentaho
15 11 (1.47%) MongoDB
16 10 (1.34%) Oracle BI EE
16 10 (1.34%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 67 (8.95%) Visual Studio
2 40 (5.34%) JUnit
3 33 (4.41%) Subversion
4 25 (3.34%) Git (software)
5 19 (2.54%) Maven
6 16 (2.14%) ClearCase
6 16 (2.14%) Team Foundation Server
7 15 (2.00%) Eclipse
7 15 (2.00%) QuickTest Pro
8 14 (1.87%) Oracle Forms
8 14 (1.87%) Selenium
9 11 (1.47%) Jenkins
10 10 (1.34%) JIRA
10 10 (1.34%) Ant
11 8 (1.07%) Toad
11 8 (1.07%) SoapUI
12 6 (0.80%) FitNesse
13 5 (0.67%) IntelliJ
13 5 (0.67%) Hudson
14 4 (0.53%) Oracle APEX
General
1 273 (36.45%) Finance
2 123 (16.42%) Banking
3 53 (7.08%) Investment Banking
4 31 (4.14%) Front Office
5 29 (3.87%) Legal
6 28 (3.74%) Law
7 17 (2.27%) Retail
8 15 (2.00%) Marketing
9 13 (1.74%) Retail Banking
10 10 (1.34%) Manufacturing
10 10 (1.34%) Advertising
10 10 (1.34%) Electronics
10 10 (1.34%) Telecoms
11 9 (1.20%) Back Office
12 8 (1.07%) Private Banking
13 4 (0.53%) Financial Institution
14 3 (0.40%) Aerospace
14 3 (0.40%) Publishing
14 3 (0.40%) Games
15 2 (0.27%) Military
Job Titles
1 406 (54.21%) Developer
2 183 (24.43%) Analyst
3 69 (9.21%) Java Developer
4 67 (8.95%) Business Analyst
5 66 (8.81%) Software Developer
6 65 (8.68%) Senior Developer
7 64 (8.54%) Software Engineer
8 58 (7.74%) Programmer
9 49 (6.54%) SQL Developer
10 46 (6.14%) Applications Support
11 45 (6.01%) .NET Developer
12 42 (5.61%) Analyst Programmer
12 42 (5.61%) Web Developer
13 39 (5.21%) Technical Analyst
14 38 (5.07%) Technical Business Analyst
15 37 (4.94%) Applications Developer
16 35 (4.67%) Support Analyst
17 31 (4.14%) C# Developer
18 30 (4.01%) Analyst Developer
19 27 (3.60%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 208 (27.77%) .NET
2 193 (25.77%) HTML
3 154 (20.56%) CSS
4 115 (15.35%) ASP.NET
5 114 (15.22%) XML
6 107 (14.29%) jQuery
7 84 (11.21%) Spring
8 74 (9.88%) .NET Framework
9 60 (8.01%) HTML5
10 59 (7.88%) Hibernate
11 48 (6.41%) LINQ
12 45 (6.01%) Ajax
13 44 (5.87%) Web Services
14 37 (4.94%) J2EE
14 37 (4.94%) JMS
15 32 (4.27%) WCF
15 32 (4.27%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 28 (3.74%) ASP.NET MVC
17 24 (3.20%) CSS3
18 23 (3.07%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 80 (10.68%) Analytical Skills
2 39 (5.21%) Derivative
3 37 (4.94%) Equities
4 20 (2.67%) Credit Risk
5 19 (2.54%) Computer Science
5 19 (2.54%) N-Tier
6 15 (2.00%) Fixed Income
7 12 (1.60%) Management Information System
8 11 (1.47%) Data Integration
9 10 (1.34%) DTV
10 9 (1.20%) Enterprise Software
11 8 (1.07%) Open Source
12 7 (0.93%) SWIFT
13 5 (0.67%) Equity Derivative
14 4 (0.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 4 (0.53%) AS400
15 3 (0.40%) NHS
15 3 (0.40%) Mainframe
15 3 (0.40%) GIS
15 3 (0.40%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 171 (22.83%) UNIX
2 132 (17.62%) Linux
3 67 (8.95%) Windows
4 21 (2.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 13 (1.74%) Oracle Linux
6 12 (1.60%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (1.07%) Android
7 8 (1.07%) Apple iOS
8 7 (0.93%) Solaris
9 5 (0.67%) Windows 7
10 4 (0.53%) Windows Vista
10 4 (0.53%) Windows XP
10 4 (0.53%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (0.27%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (0.27%) CentOS
12 1 (0.13%) SUSE
12 1 (0.13%) Debian
12 1 (0.13%) Fedora
12 1 (0.13%) AIX
12 1 (0.13%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 231 (30.84%) Agile Software Development
2 96 (12.82%) OO
3 93 (12.42%) Business Intelligence
4 91 (12.15%) Software Engineering
5 73 (9.75%) TDD
6 65 (8.68%) Unit Testing
7 61 (8.14%) Scrum
8 60 (8.01%) MVC
9 58 (7.74%) Data Modelling
10 56 (7.48%) Business Analysis
11 53 (7.08%) Web Development
12 49 (6.54%) Project Management
12 49 (6.54%) Performance Tuning
13 47 (6.28%) Data Analysis
14 44 (5.87%) OOD
14 44 (5.87%) ETL
15 41 (5.47%) Mentoring
15 41 (5.47%) Coaching
16 40 (5.34%) Automated Testing
17 38 (5.07%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 239 (31.91%) Java
2 221 (29.51%) C#
3 218 (29.11%) JavaScript
4 102 (13.62%) PL/SQL
5 88 (11.75%) T-SQL
6 51 (6.81%) Python
7 48 (6.41%) Shell Script
8 42 (5.61%) Perl
9 38 (5.07%) VBScript
10 36 (4.81%) C++
11 34 (4.54%) VB
12 30 (4.01%) VB.NET
13 28 (3.74%) VB6
14 23 (3.07%) PHP
15 21 (2.80%) Ruby
16 18 (2.40%) VBA
17 9 (1.20%) Bash Shell
18 5 (0.67%) XPath
18 5 (0.67%) Groovy
18 5 (0.67%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 44 (5.87%) Degree
2 17 (2.27%) ISTQB
3 10 (1.34%) ISEB
4 9 (1.20%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (0.40%) Oracle Certification
6 2 (0.27%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (0.27%) OCP
7 1 (0.13%) OCA
7 1 (0.13%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.13%) OCPJP
7 1 (0.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.13%) Sun Certification
7 1 (0.13%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (7.21%) QA
2 31 (4.14%) SLA
3 4 (0.53%) Basel III
4 2 (0.27%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.27%) HL7
System Software
1 6 (0.80%) Active Directory
1 6 (0.80%) Oracle RMAN
1 6 (0.80%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (0.53%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 4 (0.53%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.27%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.13%) XenApp
4 1 (0.13%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (1.47%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (0.80%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 4 (0.53%) Puppet
3 4 (0.53%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (0.53%) Ganglia
4 3 (0.40%) Control-M
5 2 (0.27%) MOM
6 1 (0.13%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.13%) HP UCMDB
6 1 (0.13%) CA SiteMinder
6 1 (0.13%) SCCM
6 1 (0.13%) SCOM
6 1 (0.13%) Data Guard
6 1 (0.13%) Ansible
Vendors
1 256 (34.18%) Oracle
2 131 (17.49%) Microsoft
3 109 (14.55%) Sybase
4 38 (5.07%) Informatica
5 19 (2.54%) HP
5 19 (2.54%) Red Hat
6 18 (2.40%) Business Objects
7 17 (2.27%) SAP
8 14 (1.87%) JBoss
8 14 (1.87%) Cognos
9 11 (1.47%) IBM
10 9 (1.20%) MicroStrategy
11 6 (0.80%) Twitter
12 5 (0.67%) Actimize
13 4 (0.53%) Wall Street Systems
13 4 (0.53%) StreamBase
13 4 (0.53%) Green Hat
13 4 (0.53%) Ab Initio
13 4 (0.53%) Citrix
14 3 (0.40%) Cisco
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: Great Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Wescot Credit Services Limited
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Wescot Credit Services Limited
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Head Resourcing
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
FPSG Connect
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
NSK International Consultants Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum Plus excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
FPSG Connect
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum Corporate Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Optimus Search Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum Competitive Market Salary
Posted: 6 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Optimus Search Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Glasgow
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Head Resourcing
Salary: DOE
Posted: 6 days ago
Glasgow
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago
Glasgow
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Sanderson
Posted: 9 days ago
Glasgow
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Glasgow
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 12 days ago