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The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for SQL Server skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SQL Server over the 6 months to 23 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
23 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 18 18 15
Rank change year-on-year 0 -3 -7
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 165 141 152
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Glasgow 10.40% 10.93% 12.93%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 42.20% 41.35% 40.43%
Number of salaries quoted 103 118 116
10th Percentile £31,000 £32,500 £34,375
25th Percentile £35,625 £36,250 £37,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £40,606 £40,750 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year -0.35% -9.44% +5.88%
75th Percentile £55,000 £52,000 £52,813
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £54,375
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

SQL Server is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Glasgow
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 391 341 376
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 24.65% 26.43% 31.97%
Number of salaries quoted 222 261 269
10th Percentile £32,043 £34,000 £32,500
25th Percentile £36,250 £36,250 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,900 £45,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +6.44% - -
75th Percentile £62,500 £55,000 £53,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £62,500 £60,000
Scotland median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +15.79% +5.56% -

SQL Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

Job postings citing SQL Server as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Glasgow.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server in Glasgow

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Glasgow

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing SQL Server in Glasgow.

Salary trend for SQL Server in Glasgow

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Salary distribution for jobs citing SQL Server in Glasgow over the 6 months to 23 May 2022.

Salary histogram for SQL Server in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 23 May 2022, IT jobs citing SQL Server also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Glasgow region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 103 (62.42%) Azure
2 101 (61.21%) Microsoft
3 99 (60.00%) .NET
4 94 (56.97%) SQL
5 92 (55.76%) Social Skills
6 88 (53.33%) C#
7 76 (46.06%) Agile
8 56 (33.94%) Problem-Solving
9 53 (32.12%) Power Platform
10 51 (30.91%) .NET Framework
11 48 (29.09%) Finance
12 47 (28.48%) DevOps
13 46 (27.88%) JavaScript
13 46 (27.88%) ASP.NET
14 44 (26.67%) Relational Database
15 41 (24.85%) Business Intelligence
16 40 (24.24%) Test Automation
17 38 (23.03%) MVC
18 37 (22.42%) HTML
19 33 (20.00%) Power BI
20 32 (19.39%) Scrum
20 32 (19.39%) ASP.NET MVC
21 28 (16.97%) T-SQL
21 28 (16.97%) SaaS
21 28 (16.97%) Data Privacy
21 28 (16.97%) Analytics
21 28 (16.97%) Entity Framework
22 27 (16.36%) ETL
23 26 (15.76%) AWS
23 26 (15.76%) Software Engineering

SQL Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (5.45%) Apache Spark
2 4 (2.42%) MS Exchange
3 3 (1.82%) IIS
4 2 (1.21%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.61%) Apache
5 1 (0.61%) Confluence
5 1 (0.61%) WebLogic
Applications
1 13 (7.88%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (4.24%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 21 (12.73%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.61%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 103 (62.42%) Azure
2 53 (32.12%) Power Platform
3 28 (16.97%) SaaS
4 26 (15.76%) AWS
5 24 (14.55%) Azure Logic Apps
5 24 (14.55%) Dynamics 365
6 20 (12.12%) Azure Functions
6 20 (12.12%) Azure Service Bus
6 20 (12.12%) Serverless
7 10 (6.06%) Azure Data Factory
8 7 (4.24%) GCP
9 6 (3.64%) Microsoft 365
9 6 (3.64%) npm
10 4 (2.42%) Azure Synapse Analytics
11 2 (1.21%) GitHub
12 1 (0.61%) Amazon EC2
12 1 (0.61%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.64%) SAN
2 4 (2.42%) DHCP
2 4 (2.42%) DNS
2 4 (2.42%) Firewall
3 2 (1.21%) Fibre Channel
3 2 (1.21%) iSCSI
3 2 (1.21%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (26.67%) Relational Database
2 33 (20.00%) Power BI
3 25 (15.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 24 (14.55%) Data Warehouse
5 15 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 12 (7.27%) Data Lake
7 10 (6.06%) Azure SQL Database
7 10 (6.06%) Big Data
8 8 (4.85%) BusinessObjects
9 7 (4.24%) NoSQL
9 7 (4.24%) Tableau
10 6 (3.64%) MySQL
10 6 (3.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 5 (3.03%) Firebird
12 4 (2.42%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 4 (2.42%) MS Access
12 4 (2.42%) RDBMS
13 3 (1.82%) Data Mining
13 3 (1.82%) Oracle Database
13 3 (1.82%) Qlik Sense
Development Applications
1 20 (12.12%) Git (software)
2 15 (9.09%) NUnit
3 11 (6.67%) Selenium
4 10 (6.06%) Rhino Mocks
5 9 (5.45%) JIRA
6 8 (4.85%) ER Studio
6 8 (4.85%) ERwin
7 7 (4.24%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 6 (3.64%) git-flow
8 6 (3.64%) Protractor
8 6 (3.64%) SpecFlow
9 5 (3.03%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 5 (3.03%) Bitbucket
9 5 (3.03%) Mocha
9 5 (3.03%) Octopus Deploy
9 5 (3.03%) Sinon.JS
9 5 (3.03%) Team Foundation Server
9 5 (3.03%) webpack
10 3 (1.82%) Visual Studio
11 2 (1.21%) JUnit
General
1 92 (55.76%) Social Skills
2 48 (29.09%) Finance
3 15 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (7.27%) Banking
5 8 (4.85%) Presentation Skills
6 7 (4.24%) Marketing
7 5 (3.03%) Public Sector
8 4 (2.42%) Organisational Skills
9 3 (1.82%) Legal
10 2 (1.21%) Investment Banking
10 2 (1.21%) Local Government
10 2 (1.21%) Police
11 1 (0.61%) Documentation Skills
11 1 (0.61%) Retail
Job Titles
1 88 (53.33%) Developer
2 42 (25.45%) .NET Developer
3 30 (18.18%) Senior Developer
4 27 (16.36%) C# Developer
5 25 (15.15%) C# .NET Developer
6 24 (14.55%) SaaS Developer
6 24 (14.55%) WinForms Developer
7 14 (8.48%) Software Engineer
8 13 (7.88%) Data Engineer
9 12 (7.27%) Analyst
10 9 (5.45%) Consultant
10 9 (5.45%) SQL Developer
11 8 (4.85%) Analytics Consultant
11 8 (4.85%) Business Intelligence Consultant
11 8 (4.85%) Data Analytics Consultant
11 8 (4.85%) Data Consultant
12 7 (4.24%) Data Analyst
12 7 (4.24%) Junior
12 7 (4.24%) Test Engineer
13 6 (3.64%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 99 (60.00%) .NET
2 51 (30.91%) .NET Framework
3 46 (27.88%) ASP.NET
4 37 (22.42%) HTML
5 32 (19.39%) ASP.NET MVC
6 28 (16.97%) Entity Framework
7 26 (15.76%) ASP.NET Web API
8 24 (14.55%) WinForms
9 21 (12.73%) XML
10 17 (10.30%) CSS
11 14 (8.48%) HTML5
12 11 (6.67%) AngularJS
12 11 (6.67%) React
13 10 (6.06%) .NET Core
13 10 (6.06%) NHibernate
14 8 (4.85%) CSS3
14 8 (4.85%) jQuery
15 7 (4.24%) RESTful
15 7 (4.24%) Web Services
16 5 (3.03%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (9.09%) Data Structures
2 10 (6.06%) Management Information System
2 10 (6.06%) Self-Motivation
3 8 (4.85%) IoT
4 5 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.21%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (1.21%) Hedge funds
5 2 (1.21%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (1.21%) NHS
6 1 (0.61%) Robotics
6 1 (0.61%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 20 (12.12%) Windows
2 7 (4.24%) Windows Server
3 4 (2.42%) Linux
3 4 (2.42%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (2.42%) Windows Server 2016
4 2 (1.21%) Unix
4 2 (1.21%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.61%) Android
5 1 (0.61%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (46.06%) Agile
2 56 (33.94%) Problem-Solving
3 47 (28.48%) DevOps
4 41 (24.85%) Business Intelligence
5 40 (24.24%) Test Automation
6 38 (23.03%) MVC
7 32 (19.39%) Scrum
8 28 (16.97%) Analytics
8 28 (16.97%) Data Privacy
9 27 (16.36%) ETL
10 26 (15.76%) Software Engineering
11 24 (14.55%) Coaching
11 24 (14.55%) Sprint Planning
12 23 (13.94%) CRM
13 21 (12.73%) Data Modelling
14 20 (12.12%) Data Pipeline
14 20 (12.12%) Full Stack Development
15 19 (11.52%) Continuous Integration
16 17 (10.30%) OO
17 16 (9.70%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 94 (56.97%) SQL
2 88 (53.33%) C#
3 46 (27.88%) JavaScript
4 28 (16.97%) T-SQL
5 18 (10.91%) Python
6 14 (8.48%) PowerShell
7 11 (6.67%) Java
8 10 (6.06%) R
9 8 (4.85%) TypeScript
10 5 (3.03%) C++
10 5 (3.03%) Delphi
11 4 (2.42%) PL/SQL
12 2 (1.21%) VB
12 2 (1.21%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.61%) C
13 1 (0.61%) MATLAB
13 1 (0.61%) Perl
13 1 (0.61%) PHP
13 1 (0.61%) VBA
13 1 (0.61%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 15 (9.09%) BPSS Clearance
2 7 (4.24%) Security Cleared
3 6 (3.64%) ISTQB
3 6 (3.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 5 (3.03%) SC Cleared
5 4 (2.42%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (11.52%) QA
2 5 (3.03%) SLA
3 4 (2.42%) Accessibility
3 4 (2.42%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.61%) GDPR
4 1 (0.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (4.24%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.42%) Docker
2 4 (2.42%) Hyper-V
2 4 (2.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.21%) VMware Workstation
3 2 (1.21%) vSphere
4 1 (0.61%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (1.21%) Terraform
1 2 (1.21%) WMI
2 1 (0.61%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.61%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.61%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 101 (61.21%) Microsoft
2 15 (9.09%) Oracle
3 7 (4.24%) Teradata
4 6 (3.64%) Verint
4 6 (3.64%) VMware
5 4 (2.42%) Google
5 4 (2.42%) RedGate
6 2 (1.21%) Databricks
6 2 (1.21%) Hitachi
6 2 (1.21%) IBM
6 2 (1.21%) Sitecore
6 2 (1.21%) Veeam
7 1 (0.61%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.61%) UiPath