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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 5 3 3
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL 250 266 234
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 23.63% 23.52% 25.55%
As % of the Programming Languages category 36.66% 35.51% 42.09%
Number of salaries quoted 147 134 163
Average salary £40,500 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,300 £31,500 £26,300
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
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
682 749 556
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 64.46% 66.22% 60.70%
Number of salaries quoted 454 441 394
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,750 £47,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 18 December 2014.

SQL Salary Histogram in Glasgow

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 18 December 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.

1 259 (38.54%) Finance
2 247 (36.76%) Oracle
3 236 (35.12%) SQL Server
4 224 (33.33%) Java
5 191 (28.42%) C#
6 186 (27.68%) JavaScript
7 185 (27.53%) Agile Software Development
8 169 (25.15%) .NET
9 164 (24.40%) Relational Database
10 163 (24.26%) HTML
11 143 (21.28%) UNIX
12 140 (20.83%) CSS
13 115 (17.11%) Banking
14 114 (16.96%) Microsoft
15 108 (16.07%) Linux
16 100 (14.88%) XML
17 96 (14.29%) OO
18 94 (13.99%) Business Intelligence
19 93 (13.84%) ASP.NET
20 90 (13.39%) PL/SQL
21 86 (12.80%) T-SQL
22 80 (11.90%) jQuery
23 77 (11.46%) Sybase
24 76 (11.31%) MS Excel
24 76 (11.31%) Data Modelling
24 76 (11.31%) Spring
25 75 (11.16%) TDD
25 75 (11.16%) MVC
26 74 (11.01%) RDBMS
27 70 (10.42%) SQL Server Integration Services

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 64 (9.52%) Tomcat
2 56 (8.33%) SharePoint
3 21 (3.13%) IIS
3 21 (3.13%) SharePoint 2010
4 19 (2.83%) JBoss
5 15 (2.23%) WebSphere
6 14 (2.08%) CMS
7 12 (1.79%) Apache
8 11 (1.64%) WebLogic
9 10 (1.49%) Node.js
10 9 (1.34%) WebSphere Application Server
11 8 (1.19%) Drupal
11 8 (1.19%) Mule
12 5 (0.74%) Umbraco
12 5 (0.74%) SAS
12 5 (0.74%) NetWeaver
13 4 (0.60%) BizTalk Server
13 4 (0.60%) SAP Portal
14 3 (0.45%) Liferay
14 3 (0.45%) WorkSite
Applications
1 76 (11.31%) MS Excel
2 18 (2.68%) InfoPath
3 15 (2.23%) MS Office
4 10 (1.49%) MS Project
4 10 (1.49%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 13 (1.93%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 6 (0.89%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (0.74%) SAP R/3
3 5 (0.74%) Oracle EBS
4 4 (0.60%) SAP CRM
4 4 (0.60%) SAP FI
4 4 (0.60%) SAP HR
4 4 (0.60%) SAP SCM
4 4 (0.60%) SAP LE
4 4 (0.60%) SAP FI/CO
4 4 (0.60%) SAP CO
4 4 (0.60%) SAP GRC
4 4 (0.60%) Magento
5 2 (0.30%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (0.30%) Agresso
5 2 (0.30%) MFGPRO
5 2 (0.30%) Movex
5 2 (0.30%) Oracle HRMS
6 1 (0.15%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.15%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.60%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (0.74%) HTTP
1 5 (0.74%) DNS
2 3 (0.45%) SSL
2 3 (0.45%) Internet
2 3 (0.45%) Extranet
2 3 (0.45%) Firewall
3 2 (0.30%) DHCP
3 2 (0.30%) SAN
3 2 (0.30%) LDAP
4 1 (0.15%) LAN
4 1 (0.15%) WAN
4 1 (0.15%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.15%) Intranet
4 1 (0.15%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.15%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (0.15%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (0.15%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 236 (35.12%) SQL Server
2 164 (24.40%) Relational Database
3 74 (11.01%) RDBMS
4 70 (10.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 67 (9.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 66 (9.82%) Oracle Database
7 48 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
8 31 (4.61%) SQL Server 2008
9 23 (3.42%) Oracle Database 10g
9 23 (3.42%) PostgreSQL
10 20 (2.98%) Oracle Database 11g
11 19 (2.83%) Oracle Reports
12 15 (2.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 14 (2.08%) MySQL
14 13 (1.93%) Crystal Reports
14 13 (1.93%) NoSQL
15 12 (1.79%) BusinessObjects
16 11 (1.64%) PerformancePoint
16 11 (1.64%) SQL Server 2012
17 10 (1.49%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 30 (4.46%) Visual Studio
2 27 (4.02%) JUnit
3 25 (3.72%) Subversion
4 21 (3.13%) Maven
5 19 (2.83%) JIRA
6 16 (2.38%) Eclipse
6 16 (2.38%) Team Foundation Server
7 15 (2.23%) Selenium
8 13 (1.93%) Git (software)
8 13 (1.93%) QuickTest Pro
9 10 (1.49%) Toad
9 10 (1.49%) Jenkins
10 9 (1.34%) SoapUI
10 9 (1.34%) Oracle Forms
10 9 (1.34%) Ant
11 7 (1.04%) ClearCase
12 6 (0.89%) Talend Open Studio
13 5 (0.74%) IntelliJ
14 4 (0.60%) LoadRunner
14 4 (0.60%) ReSharper
General
1 259 (38.54%) Finance
2 115 (17.11%) Banking
3 42 (6.25%) Investment Banking
4 36 (5.36%) Retail
5 27 (4.02%) Telecoms
6 26 (3.87%) Front Office
7 19 (2.83%) Marketing
8 14 (2.08%) Manufacturing
9 13 (1.93%) Retail Banking
9 13 (1.93%) Electronics
9 13 (1.93%) Legal
10 12 (1.79%) Law
10 12 (1.79%) Private Banking
11 10 (1.49%) Back Office
12 6 (0.89%) Financial Institution
13 4 (0.60%) Advertising
14 3 (0.45%) Billing
15 2 (0.30%) Pharmaceutical
16 1 (0.15%) Publishing
16 1 (0.15%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 333 (49.55%) Developer
2 156 (23.21%) Analyst
3 73 (10.86%) Java Developer
4 49 (7.29%) Business Analyst
5 47 (6.99%) Senior Developer
6 43 (6.40%) Applications Support
7 40 (5.95%) Support Analyst
8 39 (5.80%) .NET Developer
9 38 (5.65%) Programmer
9 38 (5.65%) SQL Developer
10 37 (5.51%) Software Developer
11 33 (4.91%) Software Engineer
12 31 (4.61%) Web Developer
13 28 (4.17%) Architect
13 28 (4.17%) Analyst Programmer
14 27 (4.02%) Technical Analyst
15 24 (3.57%) Technical Business Analyst
16 23 (3.42%) Consultant
17 22 (3.27%) DBA
17 22 (3.27%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 169 (25.15%) .NET
2 163 (24.26%) HTML
3 140 (20.83%) CSS
4 100 (14.88%) XML
5 93 (13.84%) ASP.NET
6 80 (11.90%) jQuery
7 76 (11.31%) Spring
8 61 (9.08%) Web Services
9 57 (8.48%) HTML5
10 56 (8.33%) .NET Framework
11 50 (7.44%) Hibernate
12 46 (6.85%) ASP.NET MVC
13 43 (6.40%) CSS3
14 42 (6.25%) JMS
15 27 (4.02%) Middleware
15 27 (4.02%) Struts
15 27 (4.02%) FIX Protocol
16 25 (3.72%) Ajax
17 23 (3.42%) SOAP
18 22 (3.27%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 70 (10.42%) Analytical Skills
2 30 (4.46%) Derivative
3 28 (4.17%) Equities
4 21 (3.13%) Computer Science
5 15 (2.23%) Enterprise Software
6 14 (2.08%) Data Integration
7 13 (1.93%) DTV
8 11 (1.64%) N-Tier
8 11 (1.64%) Credit Risk
9 9 (1.34%) SWIFT
10 8 (1.19%) Open Source
10 8 (1.19%) Mainframe
10 8 (1.19%) Fixed Income
11 7 (1.04%) Management Information System
12 5 (0.74%) User Experience
13 4 (0.60%) DataPower
13 4 (0.60%) NHS
13 4 (0.60%) Replication
13 4 (0.60%) Equity Derivative
14 2 (0.30%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 143 (21.28%) UNIX
2 108 (16.07%) Linux
3 55 (8.18%) Windows
4 20 (2.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 12 (1.79%) Apple iOS
6 9 (1.34%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (0.74%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (0.74%) Windows 7
7 5 (0.74%) Solaris
8 4 (0.60%) Windows Vista
8 4 (0.60%) Android
8 4 (0.60%) CentOS
9 3 (0.45%) Windows XP
9 3 (0.45%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (0.45%) SUSE
10 2 (0.30%) HPUX
11 1 (0.15%) AIX
11 1 (0.15%) Debian
11 1 (0.15%) Fedora
11 1 (0.15%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 185 (27.53%) Agile Software Development
2 96 (14.29%) OO
3 94 (13.99%) Business Intelligence
4 76 (11.31%) Data Modelling
5 75 (11.16%) MVC
5 75 (11.16%) TDD
6 64 (9.52%) ETL
7 60 (8.93%) Software Engineering
8 59 (8.78%) Scrum
9 57 (8.48%) Web Development
10 47 (6.99%) Automated Testing
10 47 (6.99%) Performance Tuning
11 46 (6.85%) OOD
12 41 (6.10%) Project Management
13 37 (5.51%) Data Analysis
14 36 (5.36%) Unit Testing
14 36 (5.36%) Coaching
15 35 (5.21%) Mentoring
16 33 (4.91%) Waterfall
16 33 (4.91%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 224 (33.33%) Java
2 191 (28.42%) C#
3 186 (27.68%) JavaScript
4 90 (13.39%) PL/SQL
5 86 (12.80%) T-SQL
6 53 (7.89%) Shell Script
7 51 (7.59%) Python
8 32 (4.76%) C++
9 30 (4.46%) VB
10 29 (4.32%) VB.NET
11 25 (3.72%) Perl
11 25 (3.72%) PHP
12 22 (3.27%) VBA
13 18 (2.68%) VB6
14 17 (2.53%) VBScript
15 16 (2.38%) Ruby
16 9 (1.34%) Bash Shell
17 6 (0.89%) XPath
17 6 (0.89%) ABAP
17 6 (0.89%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 44 (6.55%) Degree
2 17 (2.53%) ISEB
3 13 (1.93%) ISTQB
4 9 (1.34%) Security Cleared
5 8 (1.19%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 6 (0.89%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 5 (0.74%) Oracle Certification
8 4 (0.60%) OCP
8 4 (0.60%) SC Cleared
9 3 (0.45%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 3 (0.45%) NVQ Level 3
10 2 (0.30%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (0.30%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.15%) OCPJP
11 1 (0.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (0.15%) Sun Certification
11 1 (0.15%) OCA
11 1 (0.15%) SAP Certification
11 1 (0.15%) Cisco Certification
11 1 (0.15%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (6.25%) QA
2 22 (3.27%) SLA
3 4 (0.60%) Basel III
4 2 (0.30%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.15%) COREP
System Software
1 11 (1.64%) Oracle RMAN
2 10 (1.49%) Oracle RAC
3 6 (0.89%) Active Directory
3 6 (0.89%) RACF
4 5 (0.74%) Hyper-V
5 4 (0.60%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (0.60%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (0.15%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (1.49%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 7 (1.04%) Puppet
2 7 (1.04%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (0.74%) HP Quality Center
4 4 (0.60%) Ganglia
5 3 (0.45%) Data Guard
5 3 (0.45%) CA Wily
6 2 (0.30%) SCCM
6 2 (0.30%) SCOM
7 1 (0.15%) Legato
7 1 (0.15%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (0.15%) CA SiteMinder
7 1 (0.15%) Business Desktop Deployment
7 1 (0.15%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (0.15%) HP UCMDB
7 1 (0.15%) Ansible
Vendors
1 247 (36.76%) Oracle
2 114 (16.96%) Microsoft
3 77 (11.46%) Sybase
4 40 (5.95%) SAP
5 32 (4.76%) Informatica
6 30 (4.46%) Business Objects
7 27 (4.02%) IBM
8 21 (3.13%) Red Hat
9 17 (2.53%) HP
10 10 (1.49%) Cognos
11 7 (1.04%) VMware
12 6 (0.89%) MicroStrategy
12 6 (0.89%) Talend
13 5 (0.74%) Ab Initio
13 5 (0.74%) Actimize
14 4 (0.60%) Dell
14 4 (0.60%) Green Hat
15 3 (0.45%) Twitter
15 3 (0.45%) Netezza
15 3 (0.45%) Cognizant
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