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

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 2 2 3
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Permanent jobs citing SQL 401 323 240
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 31.11% 29.52% 26.17%
As % of the Programming Languages category 48.43% 46.01% 46.78%
Number of salaries quoted 197 161 151
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,300 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
828 702 513
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 64.24% 64.17% 55.94%
Number of salaries quoted 475 436 338
Average salary £38,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £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 30 September 2014.

SQL Salary Histogram in Glasgow

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 30 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.

1 276 (37.40%) Finance
2 247 (33.47%) Oracle
3 246 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 243 (32.93%) Java
5 229 (31.03%) Agile Software Development
6 222 (30.08%) JavaScript
7 215 (29.13%) C#
8 199 (26.96%) HTML
9 198 (26.83%) .NET
10 176 (23.85%) Relational Database
11 164 (22.22%) UNIX
12 157 (21.27%) CSS
13 128 (17.34%) Linux
14 126 (17.07%) Microsoft
15 124 (16.80%) XML
15 124 (16.80%) Banking
16 114 (15.45%) ASP.NET
17 110 (14.91%) Sybase
18 106 (14.36%) jQuery
19 95 (12.87%) OO
20 94 (12.74%) PL/SQL
21 93 (12.60%) Software Engineering
22 92 (12.47%) T-SQL
23 89 (12.06%) Business Intelligence
24 88 (11.92%) RDBMS
25 85 (11.52%) Spring
26 73 (9.89%) Analytical Skills
27 69 (9.35%) SharePoint
27 69 (9.35%) Data Modelling
28 68 (9.21%) Tomcat

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 69 (9.35%) SharePoint
2 68 (9.21%) Tomcat
3 28 (3.79%) IIS
4 26 (3.52%) SharePoint 2010
5 18 (2.44%) WebSphere
6 16 (2.17%) WebLogic
7 12 (1.63%) Apache
8 11 (1.49%) BizTalk Server
8 11 (1.49%) CMS
9 9 (1.22%) WebSphere Application Server
10 8 (1.08%) Mule
11 7 (0.95%) Node.js
11 7 (0.95%) Oracle Workflow
11 7 (0.95%) SAS
12 5 (0.68%) Drupal
13 4 (0.54%) Umbraco
14 3 (0.41%) nginx
14 3 (0.41%) GemFire
14 3 (0.41%) MS Project Server
14 3 (0.41%) Joomla!
Applications
1 65 (8.81%) MS Excel
2 21 (2.85%) MS Office
3 17 (2.30%) InfoPath
4 5 (0.68%) MS Project
5 2 (0.27%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.14%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 12 (1.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 8 (1.08%) Dynamics CRM
3 7 (0.95%) Oracle EBS
4 5 (0.68%) Agresso
5 4 (0.54%) Magento
6 3 (0.41%) Oracle EBS R12
6 3 (0.41%) Oracle Applications
7 2 (0.27%) MFGPRO
7 2 (0.27%) Movex
7 2 (0.27%) Dynamics NAV
8 1 (0.14%) Epicor Tropos
8 1 (0.14%) Infor M3
8 1 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
8 1 (0.14%) Dynamics GP
8 1 (0.14%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.54%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (1.22%) DNS
2 4 (0.54%) LDAP
2 4 (0.54%) SSL
2 4 (0.54%) Firewall
3 3 (0.41%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.27%) SAN
4 2 (0.27%) Internet
4 2 (0.27%) SMTP
4 2 (0.27%) DHCP
4 2 (0.27%) HTTP
4 2 (0.27%) SNMP
5 1 (0.14%) LAN
5 1 (0.14%) WAN
5 1 (0.14%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.14%) Extranet
5 1 (0.14%) X.509
5 1 (0.14%) Intranet
5 1 (0.14%) Wireless
5 1 (0.14%) IP Telephony
5 1 (0.14%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 246 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 176 (23.85%) Relational Database
3 88 (11.92%) RDBMS
4 65 (8.81%) Oracle Database
5 61 (8.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 51 (6.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 37 (5.01%) SQL Server 2008
8 36 (4.88%) Data Warehouse
9 23 (3.12%) Oracle Database 11g
10 21 (2.85%) PostgreSQL
11 19 (2.57%) MySQL
12 16 (2.17%) Oracle Database 10g
13 15 (2.03%) Oracle Reports
13 15 (2.03%) PerformancePoint
14 14 (1.90%) SQL Server 2012
15 13 (1.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 12 (1.63%) Pentaho
17 11 (1.49%) Data Mart
17 11 (1.49%) SQL Server 2005
17 11 (1.49%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 66 (8.94%) Visual Studio
2 42 (5.69%) JUnit
3 35 (4.74%) Subversion
4 24 (3.25%) Git (software)
5 21 (2.85%) Maven
6 18 (2.44%) Team Foundation Server
7 16 (2.17%) Eclipse
8 15 (2.03%) ClearCase
9 14 (1.90%) QuickTest Pro
9 14 (1.90%) Selenium
10 12 (1.63%) JIRA
11 11 (1.49%) Ant
11 11 (1.49%) Jenkins
12 9 (1.22%) Oracle Forms
13 8 (1.08%) SoapUI
14 6 (0.81%) Appium
14 6 (0.81%) Toad
14 6 (0.81%) FitNesse
15 5 (0.68%) IntelliJ
15 5 (0.68%) Hudson
General
1 276 (37.40%) Finance
2 124 (16.80%) Banking
3 44 (5.96%) Investment Banking
4 29 (3.93%) Front Office
5 28 (3.79%) Law
6 27 (3.66%) Legal
7 26 (3.52%) Retail
8 21 (2.85%) Telecoms
9 17 (2.30%) Marketing
10 13 (1.76%) Retail Banking
11 12 (1.63%) Electronics
11 12 (1.63%) Manufacturing
12 10 (1.36%) Back Office
13 8 (1.08%) Advertising
13 8 (1.08%) Private Banking
14 5 (0.68%) Financial Institution
15 3 (0.41%) Publishing
15 3 (0.41%) Games
16 2 (0.27%) Military
16 2 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 388 (52.57%) Developer
2 184 (24.93%) Analyst
3 72 (9.76%) Senior Developer
4 70 (9.49%) Java Developer
5 66 (8.94%) Software Developer
5 66 (8.94%) Business Analyst
6 64 (8.67%) Software Engineer
7 58 (7.86%) Programmer
8 47 (6.37%) SQL Developer
9 45 (6.10%) Applications Support
10 43 (5.83%) Web Developer
11 42 (5.69%) Analyst Programmer
12 38 (5.15%) .NET Developer
12 38 (5.15%) Technical Analyst
13 37 (5.01%) Support Analyst
14 36 (4.88%) Applications Developer
14 36 (4.88%) Technical Business Analyst
15 29 (3.93%) Analyst Developer
16 26 (3.52%) C# Developer
17 23 (3.12%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 199 (26.96%) HTML
2 198 (26.83%) .NET
3 157 (21.27%) CSS
4 124 (16.80%) XML
5 114 (15.45%) ASP.NET
6 106 (14.36%) jQuery
7 85 (11.52%) Spring
8 67 (9.08%) HTML5
9 65 (8.81%) .NET Framework
10 60 (8.13%) Hibernate
11 52 (7.05%) Web Services
12 45 (6.10%) Ajax
13 43 (5.83%) LINQ
14 41 (5.56%) JMS
15 34 (4.61%) J2EE
16 30 (4.07%) CSS3
17 29 (3.93%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 27 (3.66%) WCF
19 26 (3.52%) ASP.NET MVC
20 24 (3.25%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 73 (9.89%) Analytical Skills
2 36 (4.88%) Derivative
3 33 (4.47%) Equities
4 20 (2.71%) Computer Science
4 20 (2.71%) N-Tier
5 19 (2.57%) Credit Risk
6 14 (1.90%) Fixed Income
7 12 (1.63%) Management Information System
7 12 (1.63%) DTV
8 11 (1.49%) Enterprise Software
8 11 (1.49%) Data Integration
9 9 (1.22%) Open Source
9 9 (1.22%) SWIFT
10 5 (0.68%) Equity Derivative
11 4 (0.54%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 4 (0.54%) User Experience
12 3 (0.41%) GIS
12 3 (0.41%) NHS
12 3 (0.41%) AS400
13 2 (0.27%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 164 (22.22%) UNIX
2 128 (17.34%) Linux
3 61 (8.27%) Windows
4 19 (2.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 13 (1.76%) Oracle Linux
6 11 (1.49%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (1.36%) Apple iOS
8 8 (1.08%) Android
9 6 (0.81%) Windows 7
9 6 (0.81%) Solaris
10 4 (0.54%) Windows XP
10 4 (0.54%) Windows Vista
11 3 (0.41%) CentOS
11 3 (0.41%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (0.41%) HPUX
12 2 (0.27%) AIX
12 2 (0.27%) Windows Server 2003
12 2 (0.27%) SUSE
13 1 (0.14%) Debian
13 1 (0.14%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 229 (31.03%) Agile Software Development
2 95 (12.87%) OO
3 93 (12.60%) Software Engineering
4 89 (12.06%) Business Intelligence
5 69 (9.35%) Data Modelling
6 68 (9.21%) TDD
7 66 (8.94%) Scrum
8 60 (8.13%) MVC
9 58 (7.86%) Web Development
10 54 (7.32%) Unit Testing
11 52 (7.05%) Business Analysis
11 52 (7.05%) ETL
12 51 (6.91%) Performance Tuning
13 47 (6.37%) Data Analysis
14 46 (6.23%) OOD
15 45 (6.10%) Project Management
16 43 (5.83%) Mentoring
16 43 (5.83%) Coaching
17 42 (5.69%) Automated Testing
18 38 (5.15%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 243 (32.93%) Java
2 222 (30.08%) JavaScript
3 215 (29.13%) C#
4 94 (12.74%) PL/SQL
5 92 (12.47%) T-SQL
6 58 (7.86%) Python
7 42 (5.69%) Shell Script
8 39 (5.28%) Perl
9 36 (4.88%) VBScript
10 35 (4.74%) C++
11 29 (3.93%) VB
12 24 (3.25%) PHP
13 23 (3.12%) VB.NET
14 22 (2.98%) Ruby
15 21 (2.85%) VB6
16 18 (2.44%) VBA
17 10 (1.36%) Bash Shell
18 6 (0.81%) XPath
19 5 (0.68%) Groovy
20 4 (0.54%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 42 (5.69%) Degree
2 17 (2.30%) ISTQB
3 12 (1.63%) ISEB
4 9 (1.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (0.41%) Oracle Certification
6 2 (0.27%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (0.27%) OCP
7 1 (0.14%) OCA
7 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.14%) OCPJP
7 1 (0.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.14%) Sun Certification
7 1 (0.14%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.14%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (6.91%) QA
2 28 (3.79%) SLA
3 4 (0.54%) Basel III
4 2 (0.27%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.27%) HL7
System Software
1 6 (0.81%) Active Directory
2 5 (0.68%) Oracle RMAN
2 5 (0.68%) Oracle RAC
3 4 (0.54%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 4 (0.54%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.27%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.14%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 11 (1.49%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (0.68%) Puppet
2 5 (0.68%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 5 (0.68%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (0.54%) Ganglia
4 2 (0.27%) Control-M
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%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.14%) HP UCMDB
5 1 (0.14%) Ansible
Vendors
1 247 (33.47%) Oracle
2 126 (17.07%) Microsoft
3 110 (14.91%) Sybase
4 35 (4.74%) Informatica
5 25 (3.39%) SAP
6 20 (2.71%) Business Objects
6 20 (2.71%) Red Hat
7 19 (2.57%) HP
8 14 (1.90%) Cognos
9 13 (1.76%) IBM
10 11 (1.49%) JBoss
11 9 (1.22%) MicroStrategy
12 6 (0.81%) Twitter
13 5 (0.68%) Actimize
14 4 (0.54%) Ab Initio
14 4 (0.54%) VMware
14 4 (0.54%) StreamBase
14 4 (0.54%) Green Hat
15 3 (0.41%) Talend
16 2 (0.27%) Tableau
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