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 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 5 5 5
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL 294 266 303
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 23.17% 21.50% 21.80%
As % of the Programming Languages category 40.38% 37.62% 34.47%
Number of salaries quoted 137 147 152
Average salary £39,250 £45,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.77% +8.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
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
728 707 879
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 57.37% 57.15% 63.24%
Number of salaries quoted 395 428 564
Average salary £41,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +1.26%

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 28 April 2016.

SQL Salary Histogram in Glasgow

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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.

1 251 (38.79%) Java
2 227 (35.09%) SQL Server
3 224 (34.62%) Agile Software Development
4 216 (33.38%) Oracle
5 168 (25.97%) C#
6 166 (25.66%) Finance
7 152 (23.49%) Microsoft
8 146 (22.57%) .NET
9 145 (22.41%) Unix
10 120 (18.55%) Relational Database
11 119 (18.39%) HTML
12 118 (18.24%) Degree
13 116 (17.93%) Business Intelligence
14 114 (17.62%) TDD
15 113 (17.47%) PL/SQL
16 110 (17.00%) Spring
17 108 (16.69%) XML
18 106 (16.38%) Windows
19 102 (15.77%) OO
20 101 (15.61%) Analytical Skills
21 100 (15.46%) Banking
22 91 (14.06%) Python
22 91 (14.06%) CSS
23 86 (13.29%) JavaScript
24 82 (12.67%) RDBMS
25 81 (12.52%) Hibernate
26 79 (12.21%) MS Excel
26 79 (12.21%) Oracle Database
27 76 (11.75%) SDLC
28 73 (11.28%) Linux

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 47 (7.26%) SharePoint
1 47 (7.26%) Tomcat
2 30 (4.64%) JBoss
3 26 (4.02%) Oracle Coherence
4 24 (3.71%) MS Exchange
5 22 (3.40%) MQSeries
6 20 (3.09%) IIS
7 19 (2.94%) CMS
8 14 (2.16%) Umbraco
8 14 (2.16%) WebSphere
9 13 (2.01%) WebLogic
10 12 (1.85%) Apache
11 11 (1.70%) GemFire
12 10 (1.55%) SAS
13 9 (1.39%) Oracle Application Server
14 8 (1.24%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 6 (0.93%) Sitecore CMS
16 5 (0.77%) Node.js
17 4 (0.62%) CICS
17 4 (0.62%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 79 (12.21%) MS Excel
2 12 (1.85%) MS Office
3 4 (0.62%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.15%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 20 (3.09%) Oracle BPM
2 8 (1.24%) Oracle Applications
3 7 (1.08%) Oracle EBS
4 6 (0.93%) Oracle EBS R12
5 5 (0.77%) Hyperion Planning
6 2 (0.31%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (0.31%) Servitor
7 1 (0.15%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.15%) Oracle 11i
7 1 (0.15%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 59 (9.12%) Microsoft Azure
2 23 (3.55%) Office 365
3 11 (1.70%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (0.93%) SaaS
5 2 (0.31%) GitHub
5 2 (0.31%) PaaS
6 1 (0.15%) AdWords
6 1 (0.15%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 52 (8.04%) Firewall
2 46 (7.11%) DNS
3 45 (6.96%) DHCP
4 22 (3.40%) SAN
5 21 (3.25%) LAN
5 21 (3.25%) WAN
6 11 (1.70%) Internet
7 5 (0.77%) SSL
8 4 (0.62%) TCP/IP
9 2 (0.31%) HTTP
9 2 (0.31%) Intranet
10 1 (0.15%) ATM
10 1 (0.15%) Kerberos
10 1 (0.15%) NFC
10 1 (0.15%) Remote Desktop
10 1 (0.15%) SNMP
10 1 (0.15%) SSH
10 1 (0.15%) VPN
10 1 (0.15%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 227 (35.09%) SQL Server
2 120 (18.55%) Relational Database
3 82 (12.67%) RDBMS
4 79 (12.21%) Oracle Database
5 72 (11.13%) Data Warehouse
6 49 (7.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 44 (6.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 43 (6.65%) Oracle Database 11g
9 37 (5.72%) NoSQL
10 34 (5.26%) BusinessObjects
11 33 (5.10%) Oracle Database 10g
12 31 (4.79%) Oracle BI EE
13 25 (3.86%) Oracle Reports
14 21 (3.25%) Apache Cassandra
15 18 (2.78%) Crystal Reports
16 14 (2.16%) Oracle ODI
16 14 (2.16%) PowerCenter
16 14 (2.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 13 (2.01%) DataStage
17 13 (2.01%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 55 (8.50%) Maven
2 47 (7.26%) Subversion
3 46 (7.11%) Git (software)
4 35 (5.41%) FitNesse
5 34 (5.26%) JUnit
6 33 (5.10%) Jenkins
7 30 (4.64%) Selenium
8 29 (4.48%) Cucumber
9 15 (2.32%) JIRA
10 12 (1.85%) Team Foundation Server
11 11 (1.70%) Ant
11 11 (1.70%) NUnit
12 9 (1.39%) Oracle Forms
13 7 (1.08%) Eclipse
14 6 (0.93%) IntelliJ
14 6 (0.93%) Mockito
14 6 (0.93%) Octopus Deploy
14 6 (0.93%) PowerBuilder
15 5 (0.77%) JMeter
15 5 (0.77%) SoapUI
General
1 166 (25.66%) Finance
2 100 (15.46%) Banking
3 23 (3.55%) Investment Banking
4 21 (3.25%) Manufacturing
5 19 (2.94%) Back Office
6 15 (2.32%) Retail
7 14 (2.16%) Marketing
8 11 (1.70%) Games
8 11 (1.70%) Legal
9 9 (1.39%) Financial Institution
9 9 (1.39%) Private Banking
10 7 (1.08%) Spanish Language
11 6 (0.93%) Automotive
11 6 (0.93%) Front Office
12 4 (0.62%) Corporate Banking
13 3 (0.46%) German Language
13 3 (0.46%) Italian Language
14 2 (0.31%) Law
14 2 (0.31%) Retail Banking
14 2 (0.31%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 318 (49.15%) Developer
2 104 (16.07%) Analyst
3 87 (13.45%) Java Developer
4 67 (10.36%) SQL Developer
5 65 (10.05%) Senior Developer
6 51 (7.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 45 (6.96%) C# Developer
8 40 (6.18%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 38 (5.87%) .NET Developer
10 35 (5.41%) Lead Developer
11 32 (4.95%) Applications Support
11 32 (4.95%) DBA
11 32 (4.95%) Lead Java Developer
12 31 (4.79%) Applications Developer
12 31 (4.79%) Technical Analyst
13 29 (4.48%) Consultant
14 27 (4.17%) C++ Developer
15 22 (3.40%) Architect
15 22 (3.40%) Senior SQL Developer
15 22 (3.40%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 146 (22.57%) .NET
2 119 (18.39%) HTML
3 110 (17.00%) Spring
4 108 (16.69%) XML
5 91 (14.06%) CSS
6 81 (12.52%) Hibernate
7 61 (9.43%) ASP.NET
8 47 (7.26%) Web Services
9 45 (6.96%) AngularJS
10 41 (6.34%) J2EE
11 39 (6.03%) HTML5
12 38 (5.87%) RESTful
13 35 (5.41%) ASP.NET MVC
14 34 (5.26%) Drools
15 31 (4.79%) .NET Framework
15 31 (4.79%) jQuery
16 29 (4.48%) JSON
17 24 (3.71%) Entity Framework
17 24 (3.71%) REST
17 24 (3.71%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 101 (15.61%) Analytical Skills
2 56 (8.66%) Derivative
3 54 (8.35%) Computer Science
4 26 (4.02%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 23 (3.55%) Fixed Income
5 23 (3.55%) Market Risk
6 17 (2.63%) Equity Derivative
6 17 (2.63%) Management Information System
7 13 (2.01%) Data Structures
8 11 (1.70%) User Experience
9 10 (1.55%) Data Integration
9 10 (1.55%) Equities
10 9 (1.39%) Clustering
10 9 (1.39%) N-Tier
10 9 (1.39%) Reference Data
11 8 (1.24%) Interest Rate Derivative
11 8 (1.24%) Mainframe
12 7 (1.08%) Algorithms
12 7 (1.08%) Enterprise Software
12 7 (1.08%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 145 (22.41%) Unix
2 106 (16.38%) Windows
3 73 (11.28%) Linux
4 66 (10.20%) Windows Server
5 57 (8.81%) Windows Server 2012
6 34 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
7 13 (2.01%) Apple iOS
8 12 (1.85%) Android
9 10 (1.55%) Solaris
10 7 (1.08%) AIX
10 7 (1.08%) Windows Server 2008
11 5 (0.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 4 (0.62%) Windows XP
12 4 (0.62%) zOS
13 3 (0.46%) Windows 7
14 1 (0.15%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 224 (34.62%) Agile Software Development
2 116 (17.93%) Business Intelligence
3 114 (17.62%) TDD
4 102 (15.77%) OO
5 76 (11.75%) SDLC
6 63 (9.74%) Scrum
7 58 (8.96%) Data Analysis
7 58 (8.96%) MVC
8 54 (8.35%) Data Modelling
9 52 (8.04%) ETL
10 50 (7.73%) Project Management
11 47 (7.26%) ITIL
12 44 (6.80%) BDD
13 40 (6.18%) Asset Management
14 37 (5.72%) Automated Testing
14 37 (5.72%) Software Engineering
15 35 (5.41%) Analytics
15 35 (5.41%) CRM
15 35 (5.41%) Multithreading
16 33 (5.10%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 251 (38.79%) Java
2 168 (25.97%) C#
3 113 (17.47%) PL/SQL
4 91 (14.06%) Python
5 86 (13.29%) JavaScript
6 61 (9.43%) C++
7 53 (8.19%) T-SQL
8 49 (7.57%) Shell Script
9 25 (3.86%) Perl
10 23 (3.55%) VB.NET
11 21 (3.25%) Groovy
12 16 (2.47%) VBA
13 13 (2.01%) Ruby
14 12 (1.85%) Embedded C++
14 12 (1.85%) XPath
15 10 (1.55%) PowerShell
16 7 (1.08%) VB
17 6 (0.93%) Jython
17 6 (0.93%) PHP
17 6 (0.93%) Scala
Qualifications
1 118 (18.24%) Degree
2 25 (3.86%) Microsoft Certification
3 22 (3.40%) MCSE
4 9 (1.39%) ISEB
5 7 (1.08%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 5 (0.77%) Sun Certification
7 4 (0.62%) ISTQB
7 4 (0.62%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 3 (0.46%) MCP
8 3 (0.46%) MCSA
8 3 (0.46%) Security Cleared
9 2 (0.31%) CISSP
9 2 (0.31%) MCITP
10 1 (0.15%) CCNA
10 1 (0.15%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.15%) SANS
10 1 (0.15%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (7.73%) SLA
2 48 (7.42%) QA
3 21 (3.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 12 (1.85%) HL7
5 4 (0.62%) Basel II
5 4 (0.62%) Data Quality
5 4 (0.62%) Solvency II
6 1 (0.15%) COBIT
System Software
1 66 (10.20%) Active Directory
2 34 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 33 (5.10%) Hyper-V
4 6 (0.93%) RACF
5 3 (0.46%) Docker
5 3 (0.46%) Job Entry Subsystem
5 3 (0.46%) Oracle RAC
5 3 (0.46%) Time Sharing Option
6 1 (0.15%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.15%) Terminal Server
6 1 (0.15%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 33 (5.10%) SCCM
1 33 (5.10%) SCOM
2 5 (0.77%) ITRS Geneos
2 5 (0.77%) Puppet
3 4 (0.62%) Control-M
4 3 (0.46%) zSecure
5 2 (0.31%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.15%) ArcSight ESM
6 1 (0.15%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (0.15%) Perfmon
6 1 (0.15%) QRadar
6 1 (0.15%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 216 (33.38%) Oracle
2 152 (23.49%) Microsoft
3 68 (10.51%) Sybase
4 36 (5.56%) VMware
5 29 (4.48%) Informatica
6 27 (4.17%) HP
7 21 (3.25%) Dell
7 21 (3.25%) Kaspersky
7 21 (3.25%) Siemens
7 21 (3.25%) WatchGuard
8 18 (2.78%) Cognos
9 17 (2.63%) MicroStrategy
10 16 (2.47%) IBM
11 11 (1.70%) Teradata
12 10 (1.55%) Tableau
13 8 (1.24%) SAP
13 8 (1.24%) Sun
14 7 (1.08%) Red Hat
15 6 (0.93%) Sitecore
16 5 (0.77%) Xamarin
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