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 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
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 8 5 3
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -2
Permanent jobs citing SQL 220 230 252
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 20.09% 19.39% 27.66%
As % of the Programming Languages category 32.69% 28.54% 44.29%
Number of salaries quoted 131 131 146
Average salary £40,000 £40,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.23% +6.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,750
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -
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
673 806 569
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 61.46% 67.96% 62.46%
Number of salaries quoted 455 485 351
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £65,000
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 30 January 2015.

SQL Salary Histogram in Glasgow

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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.

1 209 (38.78%) Finance
2 208 (38.59%) Oracle
3 202 (37.48%) Java
4 180 (33.40%) SQL Server
5 155 (28.76%) C#
6 148 (27.46%) Agile Software Development
7 142 (26.35%) JavaScript
7 142 (26.35%) .NET
8 128 (23.75%) HTML
9 116 (21.52%) Relational Database
10 110 (20.41%) UNIX
11 105 (19.48%) CSS
12 98 (18.18%) Banking
13 93 (17.25%) Microsoft
14 83 (15.40%) Linux
15 80 (14.84%) ASP.NET
16 79 (14.66%) XML
17 78 (14.47%) OO
18 74 (13.73%) Spring
19 71 (13.17%) Business Intelligence
20 70 (12.99%) MS Excel
20 70 (12.99%) PL/SQL
21 68 (12.62%) T-SQL
22 66 (12.24%) MVC
23 61 (11.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
24 59 (10.95%) Web Services
24 59 (10.95%) Data Modelling
25 58 (10.76%) TDD
25 58 (10.76%) HTML5
26 56 (10.39%) Tomcat

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 56 (10.39%) Tomcat
2 34 (6.31%) SharePoint
3 18 (3.34%) JBoss
4 16 (2.97%) IIS
5 11 (2.04%) SharePoint 2010
6 10 (1.86%) CMS
7 9 (1.67%) Apache
8 7 (1.30%) WebSphere
8 7 (1.30%) Drupal
8 7 (1.30%) Mule
8 7 (1.30%) Node.js
9 5 (0.93%) NetWeaver
9 5 (0.93%) WebSphere Application Server
9 5 (0.93%) WebLogic
9 5 (0.93%) SAS
10 4 (0.74%) SAP Portal
11 3 (0.56%) Oracle Workflow
11 3 (0.56%) Joomla!
11 3 (0.56%) WorkSite
11 3 (0.56%) Liferay
Applications
1 70 (12.99%) MS Excel
2 15 (2.78%) MS Visio
3 12 (2.23%) MS Project
3 12 (2.23%) MS Office
4 9 (1.67%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.19%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (1.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 6 (1.11%) Oracle EBS
3 5 (0.93%) SAP R/3
4 4 (0.74%) SAP GRC
4 4 (0.74%) SAP LE
4 4 (0.74%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (0.74%) SAP SCM
4 4 (0.74%) SAP CO
4 4 (0.74%) SAP HR
4 4 (0.74%) SAP FI
4 4 (0.74%) SAP FI/CO
4 4 (0.74%) SAP CRM
5 3 (0.56%) Oracle HRMS
6 2 (0.37%) Magento
6 2 (0.37%) Oracle EBS R12
6 2 (0.37%) Movex
7 1 (0.19%) Agresso
7 1 (0.19%) Oracle Financials
7 1 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.19%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.37%) SaaS
2 1 (0.19%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (0.19%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.19%) Amazon S3
2 1 (0.19%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.19%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (0.74%) DNS
1 4 (0.74%) HTTP
2 3 (0.56%) Internet
2 3 (0.56%) Extranet
3 2 (0.37%) DHCP
3 2 (0.37%) Firewall
4 1 (0.19%) SAN
4 1 (0.19%) Intranet
4 1 (0.19%) SSL
4 1 (0.19%) FTP
4 1 (0.19%) LAN
4 1 (0.19%) WAN
4 1 (0.19%) LDAP
4 1 (0.19%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (0.19%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 180 (33.40%) SQL Server
2 116 (21.52%) Relational Database
3 61 (11.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 51 (9.46%) Oracle Database
5 45 (8.35%) RDBMS
6 43 (7.98%) Data Warehouse
7 42 (7.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 27 (5.01%) Oracle Database 10g
9 23 (4.27%) SQL Server 2008
9 23 (4.27%) Oracle Reports
10 22 (4.08%) PostgreSQL
11 17 (3.15%) Oracle Database 11g
12 16 (2.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 14 (2.60%) Crystal Reports
14 11 (2.04%) MySQL
15 10 (1.86%) SQL Server 2012
16 9 (1.67%) BusinessObjects
16 9 (1.67%) SQL Server 2005
16 9 (1.67%) Big Data
16 9 (1.67%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 23 (4.27%) Subversion
2 21 (3.90%) Visual Studio
2 21 (3.90%) JUnit
3 19 (3.53%) JIRA
3 19 (3.53%) Maven
4 16 (2.97%) Eclipse
4 16 (2.97%) Toad
5 14 (2.60%) Team Foundation Server
6 13 (2.41%) Selenium
7 10 (1.86%) Git (software)
8 9 (1.67%) Oracle Forms
8 9 (1.67%) Ant
9 8 (1.48%) QuickTest Pro
10 7 (1.30%) Jenkins
11 6 (1.11%) Talend Open Studio
12 5 (0.93%) LoadRunner
12 5 (0.93%) IntelliJ
12 5 (0.93%) SoapUI
13 4 (0.74%) Jasmine
13 4 (0.74%) TeamCity
General
1 209 (38.78%) Finance
2 98 (18.18%) Banking
3 35 (6.49%) Investment Banking
4 34 (6.31%) Retail
5 23 (4.27%) Telecoms
6 22 (4.08%) Front Office
7 14 (2.60%) Marketing
8 12 (2.23%) Private Banking
8 12 (2.23%) Manufacturing
9 10 (1.86%) Retail Banking
10 9 (1.67%) Electronics
11 6 (1.11%) Billing
11 6 (1.11%) Back Office
12 3 (0.56%) Financial Institution
13 2 (0.37%) Pharmaceutical
13 2 (0.37%) Legal
14 1 (0.19%) Games
14 1 (0.19%) Publishing
14 1 (0.19%) Law
14 1 (0.19%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 261 (48.42%) Developer
2 123 (22.82%) Analyst
3 77 (14.29%) Java Developer
4 41 (7.61%) Support Analyst
5 40 (7.42%) Senior Developer
6 39 (7.24%) Business Analyst
7 30 (5.57%) Applications Support
7 30 (5.57%) .NET Developer
8 26 (4.82%) Web Developer
9 25 (4.64%) DBA
10 23 (4.27%) Software Developer
11 21 (3.90%) Technical Analyst
12 20 (3.71%) Applications Support Analyst
12 20 (3.71%) Architect
13 18 (3.34%) Technical Business Analyst
13 18 (3.34%) SQL Developer
13 18 (3.34%) Consultant
14 17 (3.15%) Oracle DBA
14 17 (3.15%) Python Developer
15 16 (2.97%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 142 (26.35%) .NET
2 128 (23.75%) HTML
3 105 (19.48%) CSS
4 80 (14.84%) ASP.NET
5 79 (14.66%) XML
6 74 (13.73%) Spring
7 59 (10.95%) Web Services
8 58 (10.76%) HTML5
9 52 (9.65%) jQuery
10 50 (9.28%) Hibernate
11 45 (8.35%) .NET Framework
12 38 (7.05%) CSS3
13 35 (6.49%) JMS
13 35 (6.49%) ASP.NET MVC
14 26 (4.82%) Struts
15 25 (4.64%) Middleware
16 20 (3.71%) FIX Protocol
17 19 (3.53%) SOAP
18 17 (3.15%) Spring MVC
18 17 (3.15%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 44 (8.16%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (5.01%) Equities
2 27 (5.01%) Derivative
3 20 (3.71%) Computer Science
4 17 (3.15%) Enterprise Software
5 9 (1.67%) DTV
5 9 (1.67%) SWIFT
6 8 (1.48%) N-Tier
7 7 (1.30%) Mainframe
7 7 (1.30%) Credit Risk
8 6 (1.11%) Open Source
8 6 (1.11%) Data Integration
8 6 (1.11%) Fixed Income
9 5 (0.93%) User Experience
10 4 (0.74%) DataPower
10 4 (0.74%) NHS
10 4 (0.74%) Replication
10 4 (0.74%) Management Information System
11 3 (0.56%) Equity Derivative
12 2 (0.37%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 110 (20.41%) UNIX
2 83 (15.40%) Linux
3 52 (9.65%) Windows
4 19 (3.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (1.86%) Apple iOS
6 7 (1.30%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (1.11%) Windows 7
8 5 (0.93%) Solaris
9 3 (0.56%) SUSE
9 3 (0.56%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (0.56%) CentOS
9 3 (0.56%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (0.37%) Android
10 2 (0.37%) HPUX
11 1 (0.19%) AIX
11 1 (0.19%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.19%) Fedora
11 1 (0.19%) Windows Mobile
11 1 (0.19%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.19%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 148 (27.46%) Agile Software Development
2 78 (14.47%) OO
3 71 (13.17%) Business Intelligence
4 66 (12.24%) MVC
5 59 (10.95%) Data Modelling
6 58 (10.76%) TDD
7 51 (9.46%) Scrum
8 48 (8.91%) ETL
9 41 (7.61%) OOD
10 40 (7.42%) Web Development
11 39 (7.24%) Software Engineering
11 39 (7.24%) Performance Tuning
12 37 (6.86%) Automated Testing
13 34 (6.31%) Mentoring
14 33 (6.12%) Project Management
15 29 (5.38%) ITIL
16 28 (5.19%) Analytics
17 27 (5.01%) Waterfall
17 27 (5.01%) Unit Testing
17 27 (5.01%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 202 (37.48%) Java
2 155 (28.76%) C#
3 142 (26.35%) JavaScript
4 70 (12.99%) PL/SQL
5 68 (12.62%) T-SQL
6 55 (10.20%) Shell Script
7 53 (9.83%) Python
8 32 (5.94%) C++
9 25 (4.64%) Perl
10 21 (3.90%) PHP
11 18 (3.34%) VB
12 17 (3.15%) VB.NET
12 17 (3.15%) VBA
13 9 (1.67%) Ruby
14 7 (1.30%) VB6
15 6 (1.11%) Bash Shell
15 6 (1.11%) XPath
15 6 (1.11%) XQuery
15 6 (1.11%) ABAP
16 5 (0.93%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 40 (7.42%) Degree
2 15 (2.78%) ISEB
3 9 (1.67%) Security Cleared
4 8 (1.48%) ISTQB
5 7 (1.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 6 (1.11%) OCP
6 6 (1.11%) Oracle Certification
7 5 (0.93%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 4 (0.74%) NVQ Level 3
8 4 (0.74%) SC Cleared
9 2 (0.37%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 2 (0.37%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (0.37%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.19%) MCSA
10 1 (0.19%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.19%) SAP Certification
10 1 (0.19%) Sun Certification
10 1 (0.19%) CCNA
10 1 (0.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (0.19%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (4.64%) QA
2 13 (2.41%) SLA
3 1 (0.19%) COREP
System Software
1 15 (2.78%) Oracle RMAN
2 14 (2.60%) Oracle RAC
3 6 (1.11%) RACF
4 5 (0.93%) Active Directory
5 4 (0.74%) Hyper-V
5 4 (0.74%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 2 (0.37%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (0.19%) vSphere
7 1 (0.19%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 14 (2.60%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 6 (1.11%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (1.11%) Puppet
2 6 (1.11%) Data Guard
3 5 (0.93%) HP Quality Center
4 4 (0.74%) Ganglia
5 3 (0.56%) CA Wily
6 1 (0.19%) Legato
6 1 (0.19%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.19%) Business Desktop Deployment
6 1 (0.19%) SCCM
6 1 (0.19%) SCOM
6 1 (0.19%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 208 (38.59%) Oracle
2 93 (17.25%) Microsoft
3 53 (9.83%) Sybase
4 34 (6.31%) SAP
5 28 (5.19%) IBM
6 27 (5.01%) Business Objects
7 15 (2.78%) Informatica
7 15 (2.78%) Red Hat
8 14 (2.60%) HP
9 6 (1.11%) Talend
10 5 (0.93%) VMware
10 5 (0.93%) Netezza
11 4 (0.74%) Dell
12 3 (0.56%) Cognizant
13 2 (0.37%) Tableau
13 2 (0.37%) Typemock
13 2 (0.37%) Red Gate
13 2 (0.37%) LANDesk
13 2 (0.37%) Cognos
13 2 (0.37%) Cisco
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £33000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Glasgow
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £22000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: DOE
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
JP Morgan
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
JP Morgan
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £32000 - £48000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Change Recruitment Group
Salary: £35000 - £47000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Glasgow
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Glasgow
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Glasgow
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Glasgow
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 21 days ago