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

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 4 4 3
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Permanent jobs citing SQL 331 396 402
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 27.68% 27.75% 31.68%
As % of the Programming Languages category 48.18% 43.04% 49.51%
Number of salaries quoted 184 210 260
Average salary £43,000 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.25% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £29,950 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,350 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +5.47%
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
687 920 812
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 57.44% 64.47% 63.99%
Number of salaries quoted 394 578 537
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 28 July 2015.

SQL Salary Histogram in Glasgow

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

1 237 (39.70%) Oracle
2 235 (39.36%) Finance
3 210 (35.18%) Agile Software Development
4 206 (34.51%) SQL Server
5 151 (25.29%) Relational Database
6 147 (24.62%) Java
7 146 (24.46%) .NET
8 134 (22.45%) PL/SQL
9 124 (20.77%) C#
10 121 (20.27%) JavaScript
11 117 (19.60%) RDBMS
12 116 (19.43%) Microsoft
13 114 (19.10%) Business Intelligence
14 113 (18.93%) UNIX
15 100 (16.75%) HTML
15 100 (16.75%) Banking
16 94 (15.75%) Oracle Database
17 88 (14.74%) CSS
18 85 (14.24%) Analytical Skills
19 80 (13.40%) ETL
20 78 (13.07%) Linux
21 77 (12.90%) T-SQL
22 76 (12.73%) ASP.NET
23 74 (12.40%) Data Warehouse
24 73 (12.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
25 70 (11.73%) OO
26 69 (11.56%) SDLC
27 65 (10.89%) Sybase
27 65 (10.89%) Scrum
27 65 (10.89%) Unit Testing

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 48 (8.04%) SharePoint
2 41 (6.87%) SAS
3 31 (5.19%) WebLogic
4 29 (4.86%) Tomcat
5 20 (3.35%) SharePoint 2010
6 18 (3.02%) JBoss
7 15 (2.51%) Oracle Workflow
8 13 (2.18%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 12 (2.01%) IIS
10 10 (1.68%) Apache
10 10 (1.68%) MS Exchange
10 10 (1.68%) Node.js
11 9 (1.51%) Oracle Service Bus
12 8 (1.34%) SharePoint 2013
13 6 (1.01%) WebSphere
14 5 (0.84%) Apache Pig
15 4 (0.67%) WebLogic Portal
16 3 (0.50%) Lync
16 3 (0.50%) Adobe Experience Manager
16 3 (0.50%) GlassFish
Applications
1 63 (10.55%) MS Excel
2 11 (1.84%) MS PowerPoint
3 7 (1.17%) SPSS
3 7 (1.17%) MS Office
4 4 (0.67%) InfoPath
5 2 (0.34%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.17%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.17%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 33 (5.53%) Oracle EBS
2 30 (5.03%) Oracle EBS R12
3 19 (3.18%) Oracle Payables
3 19 (3.18%) Oracle Receivables
3 19 (3.18%) Oracle General Ledger
4 11 (1.84%) Oracle iProcurement
5 10 (1.68%) Oracle Financials
5 10 (1.68%) Oracle Cash Management
6 9 (1.51%) Oracle 11i
7 6 (1.01%) Oracle Applications
7 6 (1.01%) Oracle Utilities
8 3 (0.50%) Oracle BPM
8 3 (0.50%) AquaLogic BPM
8 3 (0.50%) Cognos TM1
8 3 (0.50%) PRMS
9 1 (0.17%) Sage CRM
9 1 (0.17%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 15 (2.51%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (1.34%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (1.01%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (0.67%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (0.50%) Amazon SQS
5 3 (0.50%) GitHub
5 3 (0.50%) Amazon S3
5 3 (0.50%) Amazon EMR
6 2 (0.34%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (0.34%) SaaS
7 1 (0.17%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (3.35%) Firewall
2 12 (2.01%) SAN
3 11 (1.84%) Internet
4 9 (1.51%) Network Security
4 9 (1.51%) DNS
5 6 (1.01%) LAN
5 6 (1.01%) DHCP
6 5 (0.84%) TCP/IP
7 4 (0.67%) WAN
7 4 (0.67%) LDAP
7 4 (0.67%) ATM
7 4 (0.67%) NAS
8 3 (0.50%) Fibre Channel
8 3 (0.50%) Ethernet
8 3 (0.50%) HTTP
9 1 (0.17%) Wireless
9 1 (0.17%) DAB
9 1 (0.17%) SMS
9 1 (0.17%) VoIP
9 1 (0.17%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 206 (34.51%) SQL Server
2 151 (25.29%) Relational Database
3 117 (19.60%) RDBMS
4 94 (15.75%) Oracle Database
5 74 (12.40%) Data Warehouse
6 73 (12.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 62 (10.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 52 (8.71%) BusinessObjects
9 45 (7.54%) Oracle Database 10g
10 39 (6.53%) Oracle Database 11g
11 38 (6.37%) Big Data
12 34 (5.70%) Oracle Reports
13 31 (5.19%) MongoDB
14 27 (4.52%) SQL Server 2008
15 21 (3.52%) Crystal Reports
16 18 (3.02%) NoSQL
17 17 (2.85%) SQL Server 2012
17 17 (2.85%) Oracle BI EE
18 16 (2.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 15 (2.51%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 30 (5.03%) Subversion
2 29 (4.86%) JUnit
3 26 (4.36%) Git (software)
4 21 (3.52%) Maven
5 19 (3.18%) TeamCity
6 18 (3.02%) Oracle Forms
7 17 (2.85%) Visual Studio
8 16 (2.68%) JIRA
9 15 (2.51%) Toad
10 14 (2.35%) Selenium
11 13 (2.18%) GitLab
11 13 (2.18%) HP UFT
12 12 (2.01%) Cucumber
13 10 (1.68%) ProC
14 9 (1.51%) Jenkins
14 9 (1.51%) Ant
15 8 (1.34%) ClearCase
15 8 (1.34%) WatiN
15 8 (1.34%) MSBuild
15 8 (1.34%) SpecFlow
General
1 235 (39.36%) Finance
2 100 (16.75%) Banking
3 18 (3.02%) Investment Banking
4 13 (2.18%) Retail
5 11 (1.84%) Retail Banking
6 8 (1.34%) Front Office
7 7 (1.17%) Marketing
7 7 (1.17%) Financial Institution
8 5 (0.84%) Manufacturing
8 5 (0.84%) Back Office
9 4 (0.67%) Games
9 4 (0.67%) Billing
10 1 (0.17%) Spanish Language
10 1 (0.17%) Automotive
10 1 (0.17%) Legal
10 1 (0.17%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 274 (45.90%) Developer
2 149 (24.96%) Analyst
3 75 (12.56%) Business Analyst
4 56 (9.38%) Senior Developer
5 50 (8.38%) .NET Developer
6 47 (7.87%) SQL Developer
7 43 (7.20%) Technical Analyst
8 39 (6.53%) DBA
9 37 (6.20%) Technical Business Analyst
10 34 (5.70%) Java Developer
11 29 (4.86%) C# Developer
12 25 (4.19%) Oracle DBA
13 24 (4.02%) Designer
14 23 (3.85%) Senior Analyst
14 23 (3.85%) Support Analyst
15 21 (3.52%) Programmer
16 20 (3.35%) AWS Developer
17 18 (3.02%) ASP.NET Developer
18 17 (2.85%) Applications Support
19 16 (2.68%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 146 (24.46%) .NET
2 100 (16.75%) HTML
3 88 (14.74%) CSS
4 76 (12.73%) ASP.NET
5 59 (9.88%) XML
6 57 (9.55%) jQuery
7 56 (9.38%) Web Services
8 54 (9.05%) .NET Framework
9 53 (8.88%) Spring
10 43 (7.20%) Entity Framework
11 40 (6.70%) HTML5
12 31 (5.19%) J2EE
13 27 (4.52%) NHibernate
14 24 (4.02%) Hibernate
14 24 (4.02%) AngularJS
14 24 (4.02%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 24 (4.02%) ASP.NET MVC
15 23 (3.85%) JMS
15 23 (3.85%) XSLT
16 21 (3.52%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 85 (14.24%) Analytical Skills
2 37 (6.20%) Computer Science
3 28 (4.69%) Derivative
4 20 (3.35%) Management Information System
5 19 (3.18%) Equities
6 17 (2.85%) Clustering
7 15 (2.51%) Replication
8 13 (2.18%) Fixed Income
9 11 (1.84%) Visualisation
9 11 (1.84%) Mathematics
9 11 (1.84%) Physics
10 9 (1.51%) User Experience
11 8 (1.34%) Mobile App
12 7 (1.17%) Data Structures
13 6 (1.01%) N-Tier
13 6 (1.01%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 6 (1.01%) AS400
14 5 (0.84%) iPad
14 5 (0.84%) Mainframe
15 4 (0.67%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 113 (18.93%) UNIX
2 78 (13.07%) Linux
3 62 (10.39%) Windows
4 19 (3.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 12 (2.01%) Android
6 10 (1.68%) Solaris
6 10 (1.68%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (1.34%) Apple iOS
8 6 (1.01%) Windows XP
8 6 (1.01%) Windows NT
9 4 (0.67%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (0.50%) Data ONTAP
10 3 (0.50%) AIX
11 2 (0.34%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (0.34%) Tru64
12 1 (0.17%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 210 (35.18%) Agile Software Development
2 114 (19.10%) Business Intelligence
3 80 (13.40%) ETL
4 70 (11.73%) OO
5 69 (11.56%) SDLC
6 65 (10.89%) Scrum
6 65 (10.89%) Unit Testing
7 59 (9.88%) MVC
8 55 (9.21%) Performance Tuning
9 52 (8.71%) Data Analysis
9 52 (8.71%) Data Modelling
10 43 (7.20%) Waterfall
11 41 (6.87%) Analytics
12 40 (6.70%) TDD
13 38 (6.37%) ITIL
14 34 (5.70%) Continuous Improvement
15 33 (5.53%) Software Delivery
16 31 (5.19%) Project Management
16 31 (5.19%) Data Management
16 31 (5.19%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 147 (24.62%) Java
2 134 (22.45%) PL/SQL
3 124 (20.77%) C#
4 121 (20.27%) JavaScript
5 77 (12.90%) T-SQL
6 41 (6.87%) Shell Script
7 36 (6.03%) Perl
8 33 (5.53%) Python
9 21 (3.52%) VB
10 19 (3.18%) C++
11 16 (2.68%) PowerShell
12 15 (2.51%) VB.NET
12 15 (2.51%) C
13 14 (2.35%) VB6
14 10 (1.68%) VBA
14 10 (1.68%) PHP
15 8 (1.34%) R
16 6 (1.01%) COBOL
16 6 (1.01%) RPG
16 6 (1.01%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 51 (8.54%) Degree
2 13 (2.18%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (1.34%) Security Cleared
4 6 (1.01%) Oracle Certification
5 5 (0.84%) OCP
6 4 (0.67%) NCDA
7 3 (0.50%) MCSE
7 3 (0.50%) MCP
8 2 (0.34%) CCNP
8 2 (0.34%) ISEB
8 2 (0.34%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (0.34%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.17%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.17%) SAP Certification
9 1 (0.17%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (6.20%) QA
2 14 (2.35%) SLA
System Software
1 28 (4.69%) Oracle RAC
2 14 (2.35%) Hyper-V
3 12 (2.01%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (0.84%) Active Directory
5 4 (0.67%) Apache Flume
6 3 (0.50%) XenApp
6 3 (0.50%) RACF
7 2 (0.34%) NFS
8 1 (0.17%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 25 (4.19%) Oracle RMAN
2 16 (2.68%) Data Guard
3 10 (1.68%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 8 (1.34%) SCCM
5 7 (1.17%) Control-M
6 5 (0.84%) Oracle Statspack
6 5 (0.84%) SCOM
7 4 (0.67%) logstash
7 4 (0.67%) ITRS Geneos
8 3 (0.50%) Opscode Chef
8 3 (0.50%) Foglight
8 3 (0.50%) MOM
8 3 (0.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 2 (0.34%) SnapMirror
9 2 (0.34%) SnapVault
10 1 (0.17%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 237 (39.70%) Oracle
2 116 (19.43%) Microsoft
3 65 (10.89%) Sybase
4 27 (4.52%) SAP
4 27 (4.52%) Cognos
5 26 (4.36%) Informatica
6 20 (3.35%) MicroStrategy
7 19 (3.18%) Red Hat
8 14 (2.35%) VMware
8 14 (2.35%) Vertica
9 8 (1.34%) TIBCO
9 8 (1.34%) Tableau
10 7 (1.17%) MapR
11 6 (1.01%) Siebel
11 6 (1.01%) Citrix
11 6 (1.01%) Perforce
12 5 (0.84%) Cognizant
13 4 (0.67%) HP
13 4 (0.67%) EMC
13 4 (0.67%) Sun
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