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

SQL (Structured Query Language)
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
23 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 7 5 4
Rank change year-on-year -2 -1 -1
Permanent jobs citing SQL 293 245 239
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Glasgow 18.47% 18.99% 20.32%
As % of the Programming Languages category 38.96% 34.85% 31.87%
Number of salaries quoted 158 170 165
10th Percentile £31,000 £32,150 £32,500
25th Percentile £36,250 £37,500 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% -
75th Percentile £59,688 £56,250 £53,750
90th Percentile £72,750 £63,750 £57,500
Scotland median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +10.53% +5.56% -

SQL is in the Programming Languages 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 coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Glasgow
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 752 703 750
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 47.41% 54.50% 63.78%
Number of salaries quoted 385 518 534
10th Percentile £32,800 £33,350 £32,538
25th Percentile £38,750 £37,500 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,238 £47,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.76% +5.56% -
75th Percentile £65,000 £58,750 £55,000
90th Percentile £74,500 £66,250 £62,500
Scotland median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +15.79% +5.56% -

SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL in Glasgow

SQL
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Salary trend for SQL in Glasgow

SQL
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

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

Salary histogram for SQL in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 23 May 2022, IT jobs citing SQL 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.

1 130 (44.37%) Azure
2 127 (43.34%) Social Skills
3 108 (36.86%) Agile
4 97 (33.11%) Microsoft
5 96 (32.76%) Problem-Solving
6 94 (32.08%) SQL Server
7 85 (29.01%) .NET
8 80 (27.30%) Relational Database
9 77 (26.28%) Business Intelligence
10 73 (24.91%) C#
10 73 (24.91%) JavaScript
11 72 (24.57%) Java
12 70 (23.89%) Software Engineering
13 65 (22.18%) CI/CD
14 63 (21.50%) Python
15 60 (20.48%) Finance
16 59 (20.14%) Power Platform
16 59 (20.14%) Power BI
17 57 (19.45%) Analytical Skills
18 55 (18.77%) Analytics
19 54 (18.43%) React
20 51 (17.41%) DevOps
21 48 (16.38%) AWS
21 48 (16.38%) MVC
21 48 (16.38%) T-SQL
22 47 (16.04%) ETL
22 47 (16.04%) Full Stack Development
23 41 (13.99%) Data Pipeline
23 41 (13.99%) SaaS
24 40 (13.65%) Degree

SQL
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 (8.87%) Apache Spark
2 11 (3.75%) Apache Airflow
3 10 (3.41%) Luigi
4 7 (2.39%) Confluence
4 7 (2.39%) Elasticsearch
4 7 (2.39%) SAS
4 7 (2.39%) SharePoint
5 6 (2.05%) Apache Pig
6 4 (1.37%) CMS
6 4 (1.37%) MS Exchange
6 4 (1.37%) Umbraco
7 2 (0.68%) IIS
7 2 (0.68%) Sitecore CMS
7 2 (0.68%) WordPress
8 1 (0.34%) Apache
8 1 (0.34%) JBoss
8 1 (0.34%) Jupyter
8 1 (0.34%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.34%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.34%) WebSphere
Applications
1 21 (7.17%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (2.39%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.34%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 3 (1.02%) SAP Business One
2 2 (0.68%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.68%) Shopify
3 1 (0.34%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.34%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.34%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 130 (44.37%) Azure
2 59 (20.14%) Power Platform
3 48 (16.38%) AWS
4 41 (13.99%) SaaS
5 21 (7.17%) GCP
6 17 (5.80%) Azure Data Factory
7 11 (3.75%) Azure Synapse Analytics
8 10 (3.41%) Amazon Kinesis
8 10 (3.41%) Cloud Computing
8 10 (3.41%) npm
8 10 (3.41%) Snowflake
9 9 (3.07%) Microsoft 365
10 7 (2.39%) GitHub
11 5 (1.71%) dbt
12 3 (1.02%) PaaS
12 3 (1.02%) Semaphore
13 2 (0.68%) Amazon EC2
13 2 (0.68%) Dynamics 365
13 2 (0.68%) Salesforce Einstein
14 1 (0.34%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.39%) DHCP
1 7 (2.39%) DNS
1 7 (2.39%) Firewall
2 5 (1.71%) HTTP
2 5 (1.71%) SAN
2 5 (1.71%) SSL
3 4 (1.37%) TCP/IP
4 3 (1.02%) LAN
4 3 (1.02%) WAN
5 2 (0.68%) IPsec
5 2 (0.68%) Unified Communications
5 2 (0.68%) VoIP
6 1 (0.34%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (0.34%) Internet
6 1 (0.34%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 94 (32.08%) SQL Server
2 80 (27.30%) Relational Database
3 59 (20.14%) Power BI
4 39 (13.31%) Data Warehouse
5 28 (9.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 27 (9.22%) NoSQL
7 26 (8.87%) Big Data
8 25 (8.53%) Data Lake
9 20 (6.83%) Azure SQL Database
10 16 (5.46%) Tableau
11 13 (4.44%) RDBMS
11 13 (4.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 11 (3.75%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
13 10 (3.41%) Hadoop
14 8 (2.73%) BusinessObjects
15 7 (2.39%) DB2
16 6 (2.05%) MySQL
16 6 (2.05%) PostgreSQL
16 6 (2.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 5 (1.71%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 33 (11.26%) JIRA
2 24 (8.19%) Jenkins
3 22 (7.51%) Git (software)
4 10 (3.41%) Postman
4 10 (3.41%) webpack
5 9 (3.07%) Bitbucket
5 9 (3.07%) Grunt
6 8 (2.73%) ER Studio
6 8 (2.73%) ERwin
7 4 (1.37%) Visual Studio
8 3 (1.02%) Octopus Deploy
8 3 (1.02%) TeamCity
9 2 (0.68%) Cucumber
9 2 (0.68%) GitLab
9 2 (0.68%) JUnit
9 2 (0.68%) Maven
9 2 (0.68%) Oracle Forms
9 2 (0.68%) Selenium
9 2 (0.68%) WebDriver
10 1 (0.34%) Eclipse
General
1 127 (43.34%) Social Skills
2 60 (20.48%) Finance
3 57 (19.45%) Analytical Skills
4 24 (8.19%) Banking
5 19 (6.48%) Marketing
6 16 (5.46%) Retail
7 14 (4.78%) Publishing
8 13 (4.44%) Presentation Skills
9 10 (3.41%) Advertising
10 7 (2.39%) Public Sector
11 6 (2.05%) Inclusion and Diversity
11 6 (2.05%) Investment Banking
12 5 (1.71%) Manufacturing
12 5 (1.71%) Organisational Skills
13 4 (1.37%) Legal
14 3 (1.02%) Financial Institution
15 2 (0.68%) Documentation Skills
15 2 (0.68%) Front Office
15 2 (0.68%) Local Government
16 1 (0.34%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 115 (39.25%) Developer
2 40 (13.65%) Analyst
3 34 (11.60%) Data Engineer
3 34 (11.60%) Software Engineer
4 33 (11.26%) .NET Developer
5 26 (8.87%) C# Developer
5 26 (8.87%) Software Developer
6 25 (8.53%) C# .NET Developer
7 24 (8.19%) SaaS Developer
7 24 (8.19%) WinForms Developer
8 19 (6.48%) Data Analyst
9 13 (4.44%) Senior Developer
10 12 (4.10%) Java Developer
11 10 (3.41%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 10 (3.41%) Consultant
11 10 (3.41%) Senior Software Engineer
11 10 (3.41%) SQL Developer
12 9 (3.07%) Junior
12 9 (3.07%) Python Developer
12 9 (3.07%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (29.01%) .NET
2 54 (18.43%) React
3 39 (13.31%) ASP.NET
3 39 (13.31%) Spring
4 38 (12.97%) HTML
5 37 (12.63%) REST
6 34 (11.60%) CSS
7 31 (10.58%) .NET Framework
7 31 (10.58%) ASP.NET MVC
8 28 (9.56%) Entity Framework
9 24 (8.19%) HTML5
9 24 (8.19%) WinForms
10 22 (7.51%) Kafka
11 20 (6.83%) AngularJS
11 20 (6.83%) CSS3
12 13 (4.44%) .NET Core
12 13 (4.44%) Spring Boot
13 12 (4.10%) Web Services
14 11 (3.75%) Redux
15 10 (3.41%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 19 (6.48%) Data Structures
2 14 (4.78%) User Experience
3 9 (3.07%) Algorithms
3 9 (3.07%) IoT
4 8 (2.73%) Self-Motivation
5 7 (2.39%) Management Information System
6 6 (2.05%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (2.05%) Virtual Team
7 5 (1.71%) Tandem
8 4 (1.37%) Equity Derivative
9 3 (1.02%) Clustering
9 3 (1.02%) Credit Risk
9 3 (1.02%) Greenfield Project
9 3 (1.02%) Public Cloud
9 3 (1.02%) Replication
10 2 (0.68%) Hedge funds
10 2 (0.68%) Hybrid Cloud
10 2 (0.68%) Legacy Systems
11 1 (0.34%) DataPower
11 1 (0.34%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 16 (5.46%) Linux
2 14 (4.78%) Unix
3 11 (3.75%) Windows
4 7 (2.39%) Windows Server
5 4 (1.37%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (1.37%) Windows Server 2016
6 1 (0.34%) Android
6 1 (0.34%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.34%) HPUX
6 1 (0.34%) VMS
6 1 (0.34%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (36.86%) Agile
2 96 (32.76%) Problem-Solving
3 77 (26.28%) Business Intelligence
4 70 (23.89%) Software Engineering
5 65 (22.18%) CI/CD
6 55 (18.77%) Analytics
7 51 (17.41%) DevOps
8 48 (16.38%) MVC
9 47 (16.04%) ETL
9 47 (16.04%) Full Stack Development
10 41 (13.99%) Data Pipeline
11 39 (13.31%) Continuous Integration
12 35 (11.95%) OO
13 33 (11.26%) Data Modelling
14 30 (10.24%) Mentoring
15 28 (9.56%) Data Analysis
15 28 (9.56%) Data Privacy
15 28 (9.56%) SDLC
16 26 (8.87%) Visualisation
17 25 (8.53%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 73 (24.91%) C#
1 73 (24.91%) JavaScript
2 72 (24.57%) Java
3 63 (21.50%) Python
4 48 (16.38%) T-SQL
5 27 (9.22%) R
6 20 (6.83%) TypeScript
7 18 (6.14%) PowerShell
8 9 (3.07%) PL/SQL
9 8 (2.73%) C++
10 6 (2.05%) Ruby
11 5 (1.71%) Go
12 4 (1.37%) C
12 4 (1.37%) Perl
12 4 (1.37%) Shell Script
13 3 (1.02%) Apex Code
13 3 (1.02%) VB.NET
13 3 (1.02%) VBA
14 2 (0.68%) Bash
14 2 (0.68%) Scala
Qualifications
1 40 (13.65%) Degree
2 5 (1.71%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (1.37%) AWS Certification
4 3 (1.02%) Master's Degree
5 2 (0.68%) ISTQB
5 2 (0.68%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 1 (0.34%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.34%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.34%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (11.95%) QA
2 9 (3.07%) Data Quality
3 8 (2.73%) SLA
4 5 (1.71%) Accessibility
5 2 (0.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.34%) GDPR
6 1 (0.34%) MiFID
System Software
1 35 (11.95%) Docker
2 9 (3.07%) Active Directory
3 7 (2.39%) Hyper-V
4 4 (1.37%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.34%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 18 (6.14%) Kubernetes
2 4 (1.37%) Terraform
3 3 (1.02%) Ansible
4 2 (0.68%) Prometheus
5 1 (0.34%) Active Directory Federation Services
5 1 (0.34%) Grafana
5 1 (0.34%) Hadoop YARN
5 1 (0.34%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.34%) SCCM
5 1 (0.34%) SCOM
5 1 (0.34%) SCOrch
5 1 (0.34%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 97 (33.11%) Microsoft
2 35 (11.95%) Oracle
3 23 (7.85%) Databricks
4 13 (4.44%) Teradata
5 10 (3.41%) Atlassian
6 9 (3.07%) Verint
7 8 (2.73%) Google
7 8 (2.73%) Sybase
8 6 (2.05%) Salesforce.com
9 5 (1.71%) Sitecore
10 4 (1.37%) Anaplan
10 4 (1.37%) Hyperion
10 4 (1.37%) Okta
10 4 (1.37%) RedGate
10 4 (1.37%) SAP
10 4 (1.37%) Virgin Media
10 4 (1.37%) VMware
11 3 (1.02%) IBM
12 2 (0.68%) Adobe
12 2 (0.68%) Cisco