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 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Scotland / Glasgow
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 7 7 7
Rank change year-on-year 0 0  
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 238 266 218
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 19.65% 20.48% 17.32%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 43.83% 51.25% 44.49%
Number of salaries quoted 154 129 136
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,725 £27,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £56,250 £50,375
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Glasgow
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 543 519 490
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 44.84% 39.95% 38.92%
Number of salaries quoted 776 551 867
Median salary £45,000 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.17% +2.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £31,250
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

SQL Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server in Glasgow

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server in Glasgow.

Salary trend for SQL Server in Glasgow

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server in Glasgow over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL Server in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, IT jobs citing SQL Server also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Glasgow region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 277 (62.67%) C#
2 267 (60.41%) .NET
3 233 (52.71%) MVC
4 223 (50.45%) ASP.NET
5 201 (45.48%) JavaScript
6 196 (44.34%) Agile Software Development
7 183 (41.40%) ASP.NET MVC
8 181 (40.95%) SQL
9 162 (36.65%) HTML
10 137 (31.00%) TDD
11 132 (29.86%) Microsoft
12 127 (28.73%) Continuous Integration
13 116 (26.24%) Visual Studio
14 112 (25.34%) Scrum
15 110 (24.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 102 (23.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 84 (19.00%) Finance
18 77 (17.42%) CSS
19 72 (16.29%) T-SQL
20 70 (15.84%) Git (software)
20 70 (15.84%) AngularJS
21 66 (14.93%) Oracle
22 57 (12.90%) Java
23 51 (11.54%) XML
23 51 (11.54%) Data Warehouse
24 49 (11.09%) Business Intelligence
25 48 (10.86%) OO
26 47 (10.63%) Windows
26 47 (10.63%) VB.NET
26 47 (10.63%) Banking

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 26 (5.88%) CMS
2 21 (4.75%) SharePoint
3 20 (4.52%) IIS
4 18 (4.07%) Umbraco
5 16 (3.62%) Tomcat
6 12 (2.71%) Sitecore CMS
7 9 (2.04%) EPiServer
8 6 (1.36%) BizTalk Server
9 4 (0.90%) Immediacy CMS
9 4 (0.90%) Kentico
9 4 (0.90%) Sitefinity
9 4 (0.90%) Skype for Business
10 3 (0.68%) Oracle Coherence
10 3 (0.68%) WebSphere
10 3 (0.68%) WebSphere Application Server
11 2 (0.45%) Apache
11 2 (0.45%) K2 blackpearl
11 2 (0.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 2 (0.45%) SharePoint 2013
12 1 (0.23%) Oracle UPK
Applications
1 39 (8.82%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (2.04%) Photoshop
3 8 (1.81%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (0.45%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 5 (1.13%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 4 (0.90%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.68%) Cognos TM1
3 3 (0.68%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.45%) JDE EnterpriseOne
5 1 (0.23%) Pega PRPC
Cloud Services
1 39 (8.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (2.49%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (1.58%) SaaS
4 5 (1.13%) GitHub
4 5 (1.13%) Office 365
5 3 (0.68%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.23%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.23%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.23%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (0.23%) PaaS
6 1 (0.23%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.04%) Intranet
1 9 (2.04%) Network Security
2 7 (1.58%) DNS
2 7 (1.58%) Internet
3 6 (1.36%) Firewall
3 6 (1.36%) LAN
3 6 (1.36%) WAN
4 4 (0.90%) TCP/IP
5 3 (0.68%) Kerberos
5 3 (0.68%) LDAP
5 3 (0.68%) SAN
5 3 (0.68%) Skype
5 3 (0.68%) SSH
5 3 (0.68%) VPN
5 3 (0.68%) Wireshark
6 2 (0.45%) iSCSI
7 1 (0.23%) Cisco IPT
7 1 (0.23%) IMAP
7 1 (0.23%) SMS
7 1 (0.23%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 110 (24.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 102 (23.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 51 (11.54%) Data Warehouse
4 40 (9.05%) SQL Server 2012
5 36 (8.14%) Relational Database
6 28 (6.33%) SQL Server 2014
7 24 (5.43%) NoSQL
8 23 (5.20%) MySQL
9 19 (4.30%) SQL Server 2005
10 18 (4.07%) SQL Server 2016
11 17 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
12 15 (3.39%) MongoDB
13 13 (2.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 11 (2.49%) MS Access
15 10 (2.26%) DTS
16 8 (1.81%) RDBMS
17 7 (1.58%) Big Data
18 6 (1.36%) Azure SQL Database
18 6 (1.36%) OLAP
18 6 (1.36%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 116 (26.24%) Visual Studio
2 70 (15.84%) Git (software)
3 26 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
4 24 (5.43%) Bitbucket
4 24 (5.43%) Subversion
5 15 (3.39%) Maven
6 14 (3.17%) JUnit
6 14 (3.17%) TeamCity
7 13 (2.94%) Octopus Deploy
8 8 (1.81%) Dreamweaver
8 8 (1.81%) Moq
8 8 (1.81%) NUnit
9 7 (1.58%) Ant
9 7 (1.58%) Hudson
9 7 (1.58%) JIRA
9 7 (1.58%) tSQLt
10 5 (1.13%) Jenkins
10 5 (1.13%) Sonatype Nexus
11 4 (0.90%) PowerBuilder
12 3 (0.68%) IntelliJ
General
1 84 (19.00%) Finance
2 47 (10.63%) Banking
3 22 (4.98%) Investment Banking
4 18 (4.07%) Advertising
5 17 (3.85%) Retail
6 11 (2.49%) Automotive
7 6 (1.36%) Legal
7 6 (1.36%) Manufacturing
7 6 (1.36%) Telecoms
8 3 (0.68%) Back Office
8 3 (0.68%) Law
8 3 (0.68%) Publishing
9 2 (0.45%) Marketing
10 1 (0.23%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 342 (77.38%) Developer
2 150 (33.94%) C# Developer
3 101 (22.85%) .NET Developer
4 69 (15.61%) SQL Developer
5 55 (12.44%) Senior Developer
6 31 (7.01%) Java Developer
7 29 (6.56%) ASP.NET Developer
7 29 (6.56%) C# .NET Developer
7 29 (6.56%) Mid-Level C# Developer
8 27 (6.11%) Software Developer
9 23 (5.20%) Database Developer
9 23 (5.20%) SQL Database Developer
10 21 (4.75%) Analyst
10 21 (4.75%) DBA
11 18 (4.07%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 18 (4.07%) Full Stack Developer
12 17 (3.85%) Senior SQL Developer
13 16 (3.62%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
13 16 (3.62%) SQL DBA
14 15 (3.39%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 267 (60.41%) .NET
2 223 (50.45%) ASP.NET
3 183 (41.40%) ASP.NET MVC
4 162 (36.65%) HTML
5 77 (17.42%) CSS
6 70 (15.84%) AngularJS
7 51 (11.54%) XML
8 44 (9.95%) jQuery
9 43 (9.73%) .NET Framework
10 40 (9.05%) Entity Framework
11 39 (8.82%) HTML5
12 32 (7.24%) SOAP
13 31 (7.01%) ASP.NET Web API
13 31 (7.01%) CSS3
14 30 (6.79%) JSON
14 30 (6.79%) REST
15 28 (6.33%) Web Services
16 25 (5.66%) React
17 23 (5.20%) RESTful
18 22 (4.98%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 31 (7.01%) Computer Science
1 31 (7.01%) Credit Risk
2 25 (5.66%) Greenfield Project
3 23 (5.20%) Analytical Skills
3 23 (5.20%) Hedge funds
4 14 (3.17%) Enterprise Software
5 10 (2.26%) Management Information System
6 6 (1.36%) Clustering
6 6 (1.36%) NHS
7 4 (0.90%) Photography
7 4 (0.90%) Tandem
7 4 (0.90%) User Experience
8 3 (0.68%) Data Centre
8 3 (0.68%) Linux Command Line
8 3 (0.68%) Replication
9 2 (0.45%) AS400
9 2 (0.45%) CCTV
9 2 (0.45%) Mobile App
9 2 (0.45%) W3C
10 1 (0.23%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 47 (10.63%) Windows
2 21 (4.75%) Linux
3 18 (4.07%) Windows Server
4 13 (2.94%) Unix
5 11 (2.49%) AIX
6 10 (2.26%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (1.58%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (1.36%) Android
8 6 (1.36%) Apple iOS
8 6 (1.36%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (1.13%) Windows 2000
10 2 (0.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (0.45%) Solaris
10 2 (0.45%) Windows 10
11 1 (0.23%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.23%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.23%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.23%) Windows Phone
11 1 (0.23%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 233 (52.71%) MVC
2 196 (44.34%) Agile Software Development
3 137 (31.00%) TDD
4 127 (28.73%) Continuous Integration
5 112 (25.34%) Scrum
6 49 (11.09%) Business Intelligence
7 48 (10.86%) OO
8 44 (9.95%) Web Development
9 35 (7.92%) Unit Testing
10 32 (7.24%) Investment Management
11 25 (5.66%) ETL
11 25 (5.66%) ITIL
12 22 (4.98%) Test Automation
13 20 (4.52%) BDD
13 20 (4.52%) Software Engineering
14 19 (4.30%) SDLC
14 19 (4.30%) SOA
15 18 (4.07%) Web Application Development
16 17 (3.85%) Mentoring
16 17 (3.85%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 277 (62.67%) C#
2 201 (45.48%) JavaScript
3 181 (40.95%) SQL
4 72 (16.29%) T-SQL
5 57 (12.90%) Java
6 47 (10.63%) VB.NET
7 33 (7.47%) VBA
8 15 (3.39%) VB
9 13 (2.94%) Ruby
10 12 (2.71%) PowerShell
11 9 (2.04%) PHP
12 6 (1.36%) C++
13 5 (1.13%) TypeScript
14 4 (0.90%) Bash Shell
15 3 (0.68%) Perl
15 3 (0.68%) VB6
16 2 (0.45%) PL/SQL
16 2 (0.45%) Shell Script
17 1 (0.23%) C
17 1 (0.23%) Python
Qualifications
1 44 (9.95%) Degree
2 14 (3.17%) Computer Science Degree
3 9 (2.04%) Security Cleared
4 8 (1.81%) SC Cleared
5 5 (1.13%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (1.13%) Numerate Degree
6 4 (0.90%) MCAD
6 4 (0.90%) MCSD
6 4 (0.90%) MCTS
7 3 (0.68%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (0.45%) Oracle Certification
9 1 (0.23%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (0.23%) MCP
9 1 (0.23%) OCA
9 1 (0.23%) OCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (5.88%) Basel III
2 12 (2.71%) QA
3 9 (2.04%) SLA
4 6 (1.36%) Data Quality
5 3 (0.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.45%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 20 (4.52%) Active Directory
2 6 (1.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (1.13%) Hyper-V
4 4 (0.90%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (0.45%) BitLocker
5 2 (0.45%) Docker
5 2 (0.45%) NFS
5 2 (0.45%) Samba
5 2 (0.45%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.23%) LXC
6 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (0.23%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.23%) XenApp
6 1 (0.23%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (0.90%) SCCM
2 3 (0.68%) Microsoft Intune
2 3 (0.68%) SCOM
3 1 (0.23%) Ansible
3 1 (0.23%) BladeLogic
3 1 (0.23%) Business Desktop Deployment
3 1 (0.23%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.23%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 132 (29.86%) Microsoft
2 66 (14.93%) Oracle
3 26 (5.88%) Perforce
4 14 (3.17%) IBM
4 14 (3.17%) Sitecore
5 12 (2.71%) Facebook
6 9 (2.04%) Adobe
7 8 (1.81%) VMware
8 6 (1.36%) Cognos
8 6 (1.36%) Informatica
9 5 (1.13%) Cisco
9 5 (1.13%) JD Edwards
9 5 (1.13%) Verint
10 4 (0.90%) Citrix
10 4 (0.90%) Symantec
10 4 (0.90%) Xamarin
11 3 (0.68%) Forcepoint
11 3 (0.68%) McAfee
11 3 (0.68%) Netezza
11 3 (0.68%) Reuters
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