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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 2 3 3
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL 412 350 270
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 29.75% 30.36% 29.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 47.30% 47.30% 50.09%
Number of salaries quoted 200 208 171
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
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
871 740 539
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 62.89% 64.18% 57.89%
Number of salaries quoted 504 478 341
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,250 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

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 27 August 2014.

SQL Salary Histogram in Glasgow

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 27 August 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.

1 266 (36.94%) Finance
2 247 (34.31%) Oracle
3 225 (31.25%) SQL Server
4 214 (29.72%) Java
5 212 (29.44%) C#
6 203 (28.19%) JavaScript
6 203 (28.19%) .NET
7 176 (24.44%) HTML
8 166 (23.06%) UNIX
8 166 (23.06%) Relational Database
9 138 (19.17%) CSS
10 126 (17.50%) Microsoft
11 119 (16.53%) Linux
11 119 (16.53%) Banking
12 114 (15.83%) ASP.NET
13 109 (15.14%) PL/SQL
13 109 (15.14%) Agile Software Development
14 100 (13.89%) jQuery
14 100 (13.89%) XML
14 100 (13.89%) RDBMS
15 99 (13.75%) Business Intelligence
16 97 (13.47%) Sybase
17 90 (12.50%) Oracle Database
18 89 (12.36%) OO
19 84 (11.67%) T-SQL
20 82 (11.39%) Software Engineering
21 76 (10.56%) Spring
22 73 (10.14%) .NET Framework
23 72 (10.00%) SharePoint
24 70 (9.72%) TDD

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 72 (10.00%) SharePoint
2 49 (6.81%) Tomcat
3 35 (4.86%) SharePoint 2010
4 27 (3.75%) IIS
5 18 (2.50%) WebSphere
6 14 (1.94%) WebLogic
7 12 (1.67%) SharePoint 2013
8 11 (1.53%) Apache
8 11 (1.53%) CMS
9 10 (1.39%) BizTalk Server
10 7 (0.97%) SAS
10 7 (0.97%) Oracle Workflow
10 7 (0.97%) WebSphere Application Server
10 7 (0.97%) Drupal
10 7 (0.97%) Mule
11 6 (0.83%) Umbraco
12 4 (0.56%) nginx
12 4 (0.56%) Node.js
13 3 (0.42%) GemFire
13 3 (0.42%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 57 (7.92%) MS Excel
2 23 (3.19%) MS Office
2 23 (3.19%) InfoPath
3 5 (0.69%) MS Project
4 2 (0.28%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.28%) AutoCAD
4 2 (0.28%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 17 (2.36%) Oracle EBS
2 10 (1.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 8 (1.11%) Oracle EBS R12
3 8 (1.11%) Oracle Applications
4 7 (0.97%) Dynamics CRM
5 5 (0.69%) Agresso
6 4 (0.56%) Magento
7 2 (0.28%) Dynamics NAV
7 2 (0.28%) MFGPRO
7 2 (0.28%) Movex
8 1 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
8 1 (0.14%) Dynamics GP
8 1 (0.14%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 1 (0.14%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.14%) Epicor Tropos
8 1 (0.14%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.42%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (0.97%) DNS
2 4 (0.56%) LDAP
2 4 (0.56%) SSL
2 4 (0.56%) Firewall
3 3 (0.42%) SAN
3 3 (0.42%) Internet
3 3 (0.42%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.28%) HTTP
4 2 (0.28%) SNMP
4 2 (0.28%) SMTP
5 1 (0.14%) DHCP
5 1 (0.14%) FTP
5 1 (0.14%) VPN
5 1 (0.14%) X.509
5 1 (0.14%) Wireless
5 1 (0.14%) IP Telephony
5 1 (0.14%) VLAN
5 1 (0.14%) Wireshark
5 1 (0.14%) Network Security
5 1 (0.14%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 225 (31.25%) SQL Server
2 166 (23.06%) Relational Database
3 100 (13.89%) RDBMS
4 90 (12.50%) Oracle Database
5 64 (8.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 40 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 37 (5.14%) Data Warehouse
8 35 (4.86%) SQL Server 2008
9 33 (4.58%) Oracle Database 11g
10 25 (3.47%) Oracle Reports
11 19 (2.64%) PerformancePoint
12 18 (2.50%) MySQL
12 18 (2.50%) Oracle Database 10g
13 16 (2.22%) Oracle BI EE
14 14 (1.94%) SQL Server 2012
15 13 (1.81%) Data Mart
16 12 (1.67%) Crystal Reports
17 11 (1.53%) SQL Server 2005
18 10 (1.39%) QlikView
18 10 (1.39%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 64 (8.89%) Visual Studio
2 36 (5.00%) JUnit
3 26 (3.61%) Subversion
4 25 (3.47%) Git (software)
5 18 (2.50%) Oracle Forms
6 16 (2.22%) ClearCase
6 16 (2.22%) Team Foundation Server
7 14 (1.94%) Maven
8 11 (1.53%) QuickTest Pro
8 11 (1.53%) Selenium
9 10 (1.39%) Eclipse
10 8 (1.11%) Ant
10 8 (1.11%) Jenkins
11 7 (0.97%) Toad
12 6 (0.83%) SoapUI
12 6 (0.83%) FitNesse
13 5 (0.69%) Hudson
14 4 (0.56%) Oracle APEX
15 3 (0.42%) JIRA
16 2 (0.28%) ReSharper
General
1 266 (36.94%) Finance
2 119 (16.53%) Banking
3 54 (7.50%) Investment Banking
4 28 (3.89%) Law
4 28 (3.89%) Legal
4 28 (3.89%) Front Office
5 15 (2.08%) Marketing
6 14 (1.94%) Retail
7 12 (1.67%) Manufacturing
8 11 (1.53%) Advertising
8 11 (1.53%) Retail Banking
9 10 (1.39%) Electronics
9 10 (1.39%) Telecoms
10 9 (1.25%) Back Office
11 6 (0.83%) Private Banking
12 5 (0.69%) Aerospace
13 3 (0.42%) Financial Institution
13 3 (0.42%) Publishing
13 3 (0.42%) Games
14 2 (0.28%) Military
Job Titles
1 406 (56.39%) Developer
2 174 (24.17%) Analyst
3 66 (9.17%) Business Analyst
4 64 (8.89%) Senior Developer
5 63 (8.75%) Software Developer
6 62 (8.61%) Java Developer
7 60 (8.33%) Software Engineer
8 57 (7.92%) Programmer
9 47 (6.53%) SQL Developer
10 46 (6.39%) .NET Developer
11 43 (5.97%) Applications Support
12 42 (5.83%) Analyst Programmer
13 39 (5.42%) Applications Developer
14 37 (5.14%) Technical Analyst
14 37 (5.14%) Technical Business Analyst
15 36 (5.00%) Web Developer
16 35 (4.86%) C# Developer
16 35 (4.86%) Oracle Developer
17 33 (4.58%) Support Analyst
18 29 (4.03%) Analyst Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 203 (28.19%) .NET
2 176 (24.44%) HTML
3 138 (19.17%) CSS
4 114 (15.83%) ASP.NET
5 100 (13.89%) XML
5 100 (13.89%) jQuery
6 76 (10.56%) Spring
7 73 (10.14%) .NET Framework
8 54 (7.50%) Hibernate
8 54 (7.50%) LINQ
9 51 (7.08%) HTML5
10 42 (5.83%) Ajax
11 38 (5.28%) J2EE
12 35 (4.86%) WCF
13 34 (4.72%) Web Services
14 33 (4.58%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 31 (4.31%) JMS
16 29 (4.03%) ASP.NET MVC
17 25 (3.47%) WPF
18 22 (3.06%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 37 (5.14%) Derivative
2 36 (5.00%) Equities
3 19 (2.64%) Credit Risk
4 17 (2.36%) Computer Science
4 17 (2.36%) N-Tier
5 16 (2.22%) Fixed Income
6 12 (1.67%) Management Information System
7 11 (1.53%) DTV
8 10 (1.39%) Data Integration
8 10 (1.39%) Enterprise Software
9 6 (0.83%) Open Source
10 5 (0.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 4 (0.56%) Mainframe
11 4 (0.56%) Equity Derivative
11 4 (0.56%) Statistics
11 4 (0.56%) SWIFT
12 3 (0.42%) Reference Data
12 3 (0.42%) GIS
12 3 (0.42%) NHS
12 3 (0.42%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 166 (23.06%) UNIX
2 119 (16.53%) Linux
3 67 (9.31%) Windows
4 19 (2.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 12 (1.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (1.53%) Oracle Linux
7 8 (1.11%) Android
7 8 (1.11%) Apple iOS
8 7 (0.97%) Solaris
9 4 (0.56%) Windows Vista
9 4 (0.56%) Windows 7
9 4 (0.56%) Windows XP
9 4 (0.56%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (0.28%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (0.28%) CentOS
11 1 (0.14%) SUSE
11 1 (0.14%) Debian
11 1 (0.14%) Fedora
11 1 (0.14%) AIX
11 1 (0.14%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (15.14%) Agile Software Development
2 99 (13.75%) Business Intelligence
3 89 (12.36%) OO
4 82 (11.39%) Software Engineering
5 70 (9.72%) TDD
6 68 (9.44%) Unit Testing
7 57 (7.92%) Business Analysis
8 56 (7.78%) MVC
9 53 (7.36%) Scrum
10 52 (7.22%) Data Modelling
11 48 (6.67%) Data Analysis
12 47 (6.53%) Web Development
12 47 (6.53%) Project Management
12 47 (6.53%) Performance Tuning
13 45 (6.25%) ETL
14 40 (5.56%) Document Management
15 37 (5.14%) Automated Testing
15 37 (5.14%) OOD
16 34 (4.72%) Asset Management
16 34 (4.72%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 214 (29.72%) Java
2 212 (29.44%) C#
3 203 (28.19%) JavaScript
4 109 (15.14%) PL/SQL
5 84 (11.67%) T-SQL
6 56 (7.78%) Shell Script
7 46 (6.39%) Python
8 39 (5.42%) Perl
9 37 (5.14%) VBScript
10 34 (4.72%) VB
11 33 (4.58%) C++
12 30 (4.17%) VB.NET
13 29 (4.03%) VB6
14 21 (2.92%) PHP
15 19 (2.64%) Ruby
16 17 (2.36%) VBA
17 9 (1.25%) Bash Shell
18 5 (0.69%) Groovy
18 5 (0.69%) COBOL
19 4 (0.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 38 (5.28%) Degree
2 16 (2.22%) ISTQB
3 9 (1.25%) ISEB
4 8 (1.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (0.56%) Oracle Certification
6 3 (0.42%) OCP
7 2 (0.28%) OCA
7 2 (0.28%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (0.28%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.14%) OCPJP
8 1 (0.14%) Sun Certification
8 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.14%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (6.81%) QA
2 31 (4.31%) SLA
3 4 (0.56%) Basel III
4 2 (0.28%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.28%) HL7
System Software
1 6 (0.83%) Active Directory
2 5 (0.69%) Oracle RMAN
2 5 (0.69%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (0.42%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 3 (0.42%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.28%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.14%) XenApp
5 1 (0.14%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (1.11%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (0.69%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 3 (0.42%) Control-M
3 3 (0.42%) Ganglia
4 2 (0.28%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.28%) MOM
4 2 (0.28%) Puppet
5 1 (0.14%) HP UCMDB
5 1 (0.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.14%) CA SiteMinder
5 1 (0.14%) SCCM
5 1 (0.14%) SCOM
5 1 (0.14%) Data Guard
5 1 (0.14%) Ansible
Vendors
1 247 (34.31%) Oracle
2 126 (17.50%) Microsoft
3 97 (13.47%) Sybase
4 39 (5.42%) Informatica
5 18 (2.50%) Business Objects
5 18 (2.50%) SAP
6 17 (2.36%) Red Hat
7 16 (2.22%) HP
8 14 (1.94%) Cognos
9 9 (1.25%) JBoss
9 9 (1.25%) IBM
9 9 (1.25%) MicroStrategy
10 6 (0.83%) Twitter
11 5 (0.69%) Actimize
12 4 (0.56%) Wall Street Systems
12 4 (0.56%) StreamBase
12 4 (0.56%) Green Hat
12 4 (0.56%) Ab Initio
12 4 (0.56%) Citrix
13 3 (0.42%) Cisco
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