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 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 4 5 3
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -2
Permanent jobs citing SQL 264 302 336
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 21.36% 21.43% 30.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 37.99% 34.36% 42.86%
Number of salaries quoted 143 153 181
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,100 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +4.10%
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
695 879 784
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 56.23% 62.38% 70.00%
Number of salaries quoted 423 579 434
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +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 6 May 2015.

SQL Salary Histogram in Glasgow

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 6 May 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.

1 207 (42.68%) Oracle
2 178 (36.70%) SQL Server
3 176 (36.29%) Finance
4 157 (32.37%) Agile Software Development
5 149 (30.72%) .NET
6 135 (27.84%) C#
7 130 (26.80%) Java
8 117 (24.12%) JavaScript
9 104 (21.44%) HTML
10 103 (21.24%) Relational Database
11 97 (20.00%) PL/SQL
12 93 (19.18%) Microsoft
13 88 (18.14%) UNIX
14 87 (17.94%) CSS
15 83 (17.11%) Business Intelligence
16 81 (16.70%) ASP.NET
17 78 (16.08%) Banking
17 78 (16.08%) Oracle Database
18 77 (15.88%) RDBMS
19 70 (14.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 68 (14.02%) MVC
21 66 (13.61%) .NET Framework
22 62 (12.78%) MS Excel
22 62 (12.78%) T-SQL
23 60 (12.37%) OO
24 55 (11.34%) Linux
24 55 (11.34%) Data Warehouse
24 55 (11.34%) Analytical Skills
25 52 (10.72%) ETL
26 51 (10.52%) Scrum

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 44 (9.07%) SharePoint
2 22 (4.54%) SharePoint 2010
3 21 (4.33%) Tomcat
3 21 (4.33%) SAS
4 14 (2.89%) JBoss
4 14 (2.89%) Node.js
5 13 (2.68%) IIS
6 12 (2.47%) Oracle Workflow
7 11 (2.27%) SharePoint 2013
8 10 (2.06%) WebLogic
9 9 (1.86%) Apache
10 6 (1.24%) NetWeaver
11 5 (1.03%) CMS
11 5 (1.03%) Drupal
12 4 (0.82%) SAP Portal
13 3 (0.62%) Liferay
13 3 (0.62%) WebSphere
13 3 (0.62%) MS Exchange
14 2 (0.41%) Documentum
14 2 (0.41%) MQSeries
Applications
1 62 (12.78%) MS Excel
2 13 (2.68%) MS Office
3 12 (2.47%) MS Visio
4 7 (1.44%) MS Project
4 7 (1.44%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (1.03%) InfoPath
6 4 (0.82%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 26 (5.36%) Oracle EBS
2 22 (4.54%) Oracle EBS R12
3 16 (3.30%) Oracle General Ledger
3 16 (3.30%) Oracle Payables
3 16 (3.30%) Oracle Receivables
4 8 (1.65%) Oracle iProcurement
4 8 (1.65%) Oracle Financials
5 7 (1.44%) Oracle Cash Management
6 6 (1.24%) Oracle Utilities
7 5 (1.03%) Oracle 11i
7 5 (1.03%) SAP R/3
8 4 (0.82%) SAP FI
8 4 (0.82%) SAP HR
8 4 (0.82%) Oracle Applications
8 4 (0.82%) SAP CRM
8 4 (0.82%) SAP FI/CO
8 4 (0.82%) SAP CO
8 4 (0.82%) SAP GRC
8 4 (0.82%) SAP SCM
8 4 (0.82%) SAP LE
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.24%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (0.62%) Amazon SQS
2 3 (0.62%) GitHub
2 3 (0.62%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (0.62%) Amazon S3
3 2 (0.41%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.65%) SAN
2 7 (1.44%) HTTP
3 5 (1.03%) Firewall
4 4 (0.82%) Internet
4 4 (0.82%) TCP/IP
5 3 (0.62%) DNS
5 3 (0.62%) LAN
6 2 (0.41%) WAN
6 2 (0.41%) DHCP
6 2 (0.41%) SSL
6 2 (0.41%) LDAP
7 1 (0.21%) Ethernet
7 1 (0.21%) FTP
7 1 (0.21%) Extranet
7 1 (0.21%) DAB
7 1 (0.21%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (0.21%) NAS
7 1 (0.21%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (0.21%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 178 (36.70%) SQL Server
2 103 (21.24%) Relational Database
3 78 (16.08%) Oracle Database
4 77 (15.88%) RDBMS
5 70 (14.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 55 (11.34%) Data Warehouse
7 51 (10.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 39 (8.04%) Oracle Database 10g
9 33 (6.80%) Oracle Reports
10 28 (5.77%) MongoDB
11 26 (5.36%) Oracle Database 11g
12 22 (4.54%) SQL Server 2008
13 19 (3.92%) Big Data
13 19 (3.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 15 (3.09%) SQL Server 2005
14 15 (3.09%) BusinessObjects
14 15 (3.09%) SQL Server 2012
14 15 (3.09%) NoSQL
15 13 (2.68%) RavenDB
15 13 (2.68%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 25 (5.15%) Visual Studio
1 25 (5.15%) Subversion
2 22 (4.54%) Toad
3 21 (4.33%) Git (software)
4 19 (3.92%) TeamCity
5 18 (3.71%) Selenium
6 17 (3.51%) Oracle Forms
7 16 (3.30%) JIRA
8 14 (2.89%) Maven
8 14 (2.89%) JUnit
8 14 (2.89%) GitLab
9 12 (2.47%) Cucumber
10 9 (1.86%) MSBuild
10 9 (1.86%) WatiN
11 8 (1.65%) SpecFlow
11 8 (1.65%) QuickTest Pro
12 7 (1.44%) ProC
12 7 (1.44%) Eclipse
13 6 (1.24%) Oracle APEX
13 6 (1.24%) Ant
General
1 176 (36.29%) Finance
2 78 (16.08%) Banking
3 16 (3.30%) Investment Banking
4 10 (2.06%) Retail
5 8 (1.65%) Billing
5 8 (1.65%) Front Office
6 6 (1.24%) Marketing
7 5 (1.03%) Manufacturing
8 3 (0.62%) Games
8 3 (0.62%) Back Office
8 3 (0.62%) Private Banking
9 2 (0.41%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.41%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.21%) Electronics
10 1 (0.21%) Automotive
10 1 (0.21%) Legal
Job Titles
1 217 (44.74%) Developer
2 109 (22.47%) Analyst
3 52 (10.72%) Business Analyst
4 47 (9.69%) .NET Developer
5 43 (8.87%) Senior Developer
6 39 (8.04%) Java Developer
7 38 (7.84%) Technical Analyst
8 37 (7.63%) DBA
9 33 (6.80%) Technical Business Analyst
10 29 (5.98%) Oracle DBA
11 20 (4.12%) Programmer
12 19 (3.92%) Consultant
12 19 (3.92%) AWS Developer
13 18 (3.71%) Support Analyst
14 14 (2.89%) Analyst Programmer
14 14 (2.89%) ASP.NET Developer
14 14 (2.89%) SQL Developer
15 13 (2.68%) C# Developer
16 12 (2.47%) Senior Analyst
16 12 (2.47%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 149 (30.72%) .NET
2 104 (21.44%) HTML
3 87 (17.94%) CSS
4 81 (16.70%) ASP.NET
5 66 (13.61%) .NET Framework
6 50 (10.31%) Spring
7 49 (10.10%) HTML5
8 47 (9.69%) jQuery
8 47 (9.69%) Web Services
9 45 (9.28%) Entity Framework
10 35 (7.22%) XML
11 30 (6.19%) NHibernate
11 30 (6.19%) Hibernate
11 30 (6.19%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 29 (5.98%) ASP.NET MVC
13 23 (4.74%) AngularJS
13 23 (4.74%) Struts
14 22 (4.54%) Spring.NET
15 18 (3.71%) CSS3
16 16 (3.30%) LINQ to SQL
Miscellaneous
1 55 (11.34%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (4.95%) Derivative
3 23 (4.74%) Equities
4 19 (3.92%) Computer Science
5 13 (2.68%) Replication
6 12 (2.47%) Mainframe
6 12 (2.47%) Clustering
7 9 (1.86%) Management Information System
7 9 (1.86%) Fixed Income
7 9 (1.86%) Enterprise Software
7 9 (1.86%) Visualisation
8 5 (1.03%) Data Integration
8 5 (1.03%) DataPower
9 4 (0.82%) Credit Risk
9 4 (0.82%) Data Structures
9 4 (0.82%) AS400
10 3 (0.62%) User Experience
10 3 (0.62%) Open Source
10 3 (0.62%) iPad
11 2 (0.41%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 88 (18.14%) UNIX
2 55 (11.34%) Linux
3 47 (9.69%) Windows
4 20 (4.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (1.65%) Solaris
6 6 (1.24%) Windows NT
6 6 (1.24%) Windows XP
6 6 (1.24%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (1.24%) Apple iOS
7 4 (0.82%) Android
8 2 (0.41%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.21%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (0.21%) AIX
9 1 (0.21%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.21%) Windows Phone
9 1 (0.21%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (0.21%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 157 (32.37%) Agile Software Development
2 83 (17.11%) Business Intelligence
3 68 (14.02%) MVC
4 60 (12.37%) OO
5 52 (10.72%) ETL
6 51 (10.52%) Scrum
7 45 (9.28%) Performance Tuning
8 44 (9.07%) TDD
8 44 (9.07%) Data Modelling
9 35 (7.22%) Automated Testing
10 34 (7.01%) Project Management
11 33 (6.80%) Data Analysis
12 32 (6.60%) Unit Testing
12 32 (6.60%) Continuous Improvement
13 30 (6.19%) Business Analysis
14 29 (5.98%) ITIL
15 28 (5.77%) Software Engineering
15 28 (5.77%) Data Management
15 28 (5.77%) Waterfall
16 26 (5.36%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 135 (27.84%) C#
2 130 (26.80%) Java
3 117 (24.12%) JavaScript
4 97 (20.00%) PL/SQL
5 62 (12.78%) T-SQL
6 39 (8.04%) Shell Script
7 32 (6.60%) Python
8 28 (5.77%) Perl
9 23 (4.74%) VB
10 22 (4.54%) VB.NET
10 22 (4.54%) C++
11 15 (3.09%) VBA
11 15 (3.09%) VB6
12 12 (2.47%) PHP
13 11 (2.27%) PowerShell
14 7 (1.44%) C
15 6 (1.24%) ABAP
15 6 (1.24%) VBScript
15 6 (1.24%) Bourne shell
15 6 (1.24%) AWK
Qualifications
1 33 (6.80%) Degree
2 8 (1.65%) OCP
2 8 (1.65%) Oracle Certification
3 7 (1.44%) ISEB
3 7 (1.44%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (1.44%) Security Cleared
4 5 (1.03%) SC Cleared
5 4 (0.82%) NVQ Level 3
5 4 (0.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 3 (0.62%) MCP
7 2 (0.41%) SAP Certification
7 2 (0.41%) ISTQB
7 2 (0.41%) NCDA
8 1 (0.21%) NCIE
8 1 (0.21%) VCAP
8 1 (0.21%) VTSP
8 1 (0.21%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (0.21%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.21%) VCDX
8 1 (0.21%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (4.74%) QA
2 8 (1.65%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (5.15%) Oracle RAC
2 9 (1.86%) RACF
3 6 (1.24%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (1.03%) Hyper-V
5 4 (0.82%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.21%) NFS
6 1 (0.21%) vSphere
6 1 (0.21%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 30 (6.19%) Oracle RMAN
2 18 (3.71%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 17 (3.51%) Data Guard
4 4 (0.82%) Control-M
5 3 (0.62%) CA Wily
5 3 (0.62%) SCCM
5 3 (0.62%) Puppet
5 3 (0.62%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (0.62%) Oracle Statspack
6 2 (0.41%) ITRS Geneos
6 2 (0.41%) logstash
6 2 (0.41%) Foglight
6 2 (0.41%) MOM
6 2 (0.41%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (0.21%) Legato
7 1 (0.21%) Business Desktop Deployment
7 1 (0.21%) SCOM
7 1 (0.21%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 207 (42.68%) Oracle
2 93 (19.18%) Microsoft
3 45 (9.28%) Sybase
4 43 (8.87%) Business Objects
5 30 (6.19%) SAP
6 17 (3.51%) Informatica
7 14 (2.89%) Red Hat
8 13 (2.68%) IBM
9 9 (1.86%) Cognos
9 9 (1.86%) TIBCO
10 8 (1.65%) VMware
10 8 (1.65%) Vertica
11 7 (1.44%) MicroStrategy
12 6 (1.24%) HP
12 6 (1.24%) MapR
13 5 (1.03%) Tableau
13 5 (1.03%) Cognizant
13 5 (1.03%) Netezza
14 3 (0.62%) Talend
14 3 (0.62%) Hyland
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