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 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
Scotland / Glasgow
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 5 5 4
Rank change year-on-year 0 -1  
Permanent jobs citing SQL 268 311 325
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 22.28% 24.20% 25.53%
As % of the Programming Languages category 32.72% 38.68% 47.31%
Number of salaries quoted 111 145 170
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -8.57%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £56,100
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SQL is in the programming language 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 programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Glasgow
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 819 804 687
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 68.08% 62.57% 53.97%
Number of salaries quoted 510 355 383
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £31,600
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Glasgow citing SQL as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for SQL in Glasgow

SQL
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Salary trend for SQL in Glasgow

SQL
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL in Glasgow over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, IT jobs citing SQL 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.

1 214 (42.04%) Agile Software Development
2 183 (35.95%) Java
3 175 (34.38%) SQL Server
4 133 (26.13%) Relational Database
5 126 (24.75%) C#
6 120 (23.58%) Finance
7 119 (23.38%) Oracle
8 107 (21.02%) Data Warehouse
9 104 (20.43%) XML
10 100 (19.65%) .NET
11 96 (18.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 95 (18.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 87 (17.09%) OO
13 87 (17.09%) Microsoft
14 86 (16.90%) MVC
15 85 (16.70%) Unix
15 85 (16.70%) JavaScript
15 85 (16.70%) Spring
16 83 (16.31%) PL/SQL
17 76 (14.93%) HTML
17 76 (14.93%) ASP.NET
18 73 (14.34%) T-SQL
19 71 (13.95%) TDD
20 69 (13.56%) Git (software)
21 68 (13.36%) RDBMS
21 68 (13.36%) Business Intelligence
22 64 (12.57%) ETL
22 64 (12.57%) Banking
23 62 (12.18%) Analytical Skills
23 62 (12.18%) SDLC

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 23 (4.52%) Tomcat
2 22 (4.32%) SharePoint
3 15 (2.95%) IIS
4 14 (2.75%) CMS
5 13 (2.55%) SAS
6 10 (1.96%) Apache
6 10 (1.96%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 9 (1.77%) SharePoint 2013
8 8 (1.57%) WebSphere
9 6 (1.18%) Confluence
10 5 (0.98%) WebLogic
11 4 (0.79%) Drupal
12 3 (0.59%) Apache Spark
12 3 (0.59%) CICS
12 3 (0.59%) Oracle Coherence
12 3 (0.59%) Oracle Workflow
13 2 (0.39%) Joomla!
13 2 (0.39%) MQSeries
13 2 (0.39%) MS Exchange
13 2 (0.39%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 53 (10.41%) Microsoft Excel
2 16 (3.14%) Microsoft Office
3 8 (1.57%) Adobe Illustrator
3 8 (1.57%) Photoshop
4 3 (0.59%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.20%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 11 (2.16%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.98%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 3 (0.59%) Cognos TM1
3 3 (0.59%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.39%) JDE EnterpriseOne
5 1 (0.20%) IntelliMatch
5 1 (0.20%) JDE OneWorld
5 1 (0.20%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (0.20%) Oracle iProcurement
5 1 (0.20%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.20%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (0.20%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 29 (5.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (2.75%) Office 365
3 10 (1.96%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (1.77%) GitHub
4 9 (1.77%) SaaS
5 5 (0.98%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.20%) Azure Data Factory
Communications & Networking
1 9 (1.77%) Network Security
2 8 (1.57%) Intranet
3 7 (1.38%) Firewall
3 7 (1.38%) LAN
3 7 (1.38%) WAN
4 6 (1.18%) LDAP
4 6 (1.18%) SAN
5 5 (0.98%) DNS
5 5 (0.98%) Kerberos
6 4 (0.79%) VPN
7 3 (0.59%) Internet
7 3 (0.59%) Telnet
7 3 (0.59%) Wireless
7 3 (0.59%) Wireshark
8 2 (0.39%) DHCP
8 2 (0.39%) SSH
8 2 (0.39%) SSL
8 2 (0.39%) TCP/IP
9 1 (0.20%) HTTP
9 1 (0.20%) POP3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 175 (34.38%) SQL Server
2 133 (26.13%) Relational Database
3 107 (21.02%) Data Warehouse
4 96 (18.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 95 (18.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 68 (13.36%) RDBMS
7 47 (9.23%) Oracle Database
8 35 (6.88%) DB2
9 34 (6.68%) SQL Server 2012
10 30 (5.89%) Oracle Database 10g
11 26 (5.11%) Oracle Database 11g
12 25 (4.91%) BusinessObjects
13 24 (4.72%) Big Data
14 18 (3.54%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
14 18 (3.54%) SQL Server 2005
15 15 (2.95%) Oracle8/8i Database
15 15 (2.95%) Oracle9i Database
16 13 (2.55%) Azure SQL Database
17 12 (2.36%) MS Access
18 11 (2.16%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 69 (13.56%) Git (software)
2 46 (9.04%) JUnit
3 34 (6.68%) Jenkins
4 33 (6.48%) Selenium
5 25 (4.91%) Maven
6 24 (4.72%) Bitbucket
7 21 (4.13%) Cucumber
8 19 (3.73%) Subversion
9 17 (3.34%) Ant
9 17 (3.34%) JIRA
10 16 (3.14%) Talend Open Studio
10 16 (3.14%) Team Foundation Server
10 16 (3.14%) TeamCity
11 15 (2.95%) PVCS
11 15 (2.95%) Visual Studio
12 13 (2.55%) Hudson
13 11 (2.16%) Octopus Deploy
14 10 (1.96%) Gradle
15 9 (1.77%) Appium
15 9 (1.77%) JBehave
General
1 120 (23.58%) Finance
2 64 (12.57%) Banking
3 29 (5.70%) Investment Banking
4 12 (2.36%) Telecoms
5 11 (2.16%) Retail
6 10 (1.96%) Automotive
7 9 (1.77%) Legal
8 8 (1.57%) Front Office
9 5 (0.98%) Manufacturing
9 5 (0.98%) Publishing
10 3 (0.59%) Prime Brokerage
11 2 (0.39%) Back Office
11 2 (0.39%) Law
11 2 (0.39%) Marketing
12 1 (0.20%) Advertising
12 1 (0.20%) Games
Job Titles
1 335 (65.82%) Developer
2 96 (18.86%) Senior Developer
3 88 (17.29%) Java Developer
4 77 (15.13%) SQL Developer
5 53 (10.41%) Analyst
6 45 (8.84%) .NET Developer
7 41 (8.06%) Senior Java Developer
8 39 (7.66%) C# Developer
9 31 (6.09%) Oracle Developer
10 27 (5.30%) Database Developer
10 27 (5.30%) Software Developer
11 26 (5.11%) Business Intelligence Developer
12 25 (4.91%) SQL Database Developer
13 20 (3.93%) ASP.NET Developer
14 19 (3.73%) Consultant
15 18 (3.54%) DBA
15 18 (3.54%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer
15 18 (3.54%) Senior SQL Developer
16 16 (3.14%) SQL DBA
17 15 (2.95%) Senior Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 104 (20.43%) XML
2 100 (19.65%) .NET
3 85 (16.70%) Spring
4 76 (14.93%) ASP.NET
4 76 (14.93%) HTML
5 61 (11.98%) CSS
6 58 (11.39%) ASP.NET MVC
7 53 (10.41%) SOAP
8 48 (9.43%) JSON
9 46 (9.04%) Hibernate
10 44 (8.64%) AngularJS
10 44 (8.64%) Web Services
11 38 (7.47%) HTML5
12 35 (6.88%) jQuery
13 29 (5.70%) REST
14 28 (5.50%) JMS
15 27 (5.30%) J2EE
16 26 (5.11%) CSS3
17 24 (4.72%) Entity Framework
18 19 (3.73%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 62 (12.18%) Analytical Skills
2 33 (6.48%) Greenfield Project
3 26 (5.11%) Credit Risk
4 25 (4.91%) Computer Science
5 24 (4.72%) Enterprise Software
5 24 (4.72%) Hedge funds
6 9 (1.77%) User Experience
7 8 (1.57%) Derivative
7 8 (1.57%) OTC Derivatives
8 7 (1.38%) Management Information System
9 6 (1.18%) Data Structures
9 6 (1.18%) Fintech
9 6 (1.18%) Fixed Income
9 6 (1.18%) Mainframe
9 6 (1.18%) N-Tier
10 5 (0.98%) Tandem
11 4 (0.79%) Clustering
12 3 (0.59%) PKI
12 3 (0.59%) Reference Data
12 3 (0.59%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 85 (16.70%) Unix
2 53 (10.41%) Linux
3 32 (6.29%) Windows
4 12 (2.36%) AIX
5 10 (1.96%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (1.77%) Windows Server
7 6 (1.18%) Android
7 6 (1.18%) Apple iOS
7 6 (1.18%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (1.18%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (0.98%) Windows 2000
9 3 (0.59%) Solaris
9 3 (0.59%) Windows 7
10 2 (0.39%) CentOS
10 2 (0.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (0.39%) Ubuntu
10 2 (0.39%) Windows 10
10 2 (0.39%) Windows Phone
10 2 (0.39%) zOS
11 1 (0.20%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 214 (42.04%) Agile Software Development
2 87 (17.09%) OO
3 86 (16.90%) MVC
4 71 (13.95%) TDD
5 68 (13.36%) Business Intelligence
6 64 (12.57%) ETL
7 62 (12.18%) SDLC
8 61 (11.98%) Scrum
9 48 (9.43%) Unit Testing
10 46 (9.04%) Data Modelling
11 44 (8.64%) Analytics
12 43 (8.45%) Software Engineering
13 40 (7.86%) OOD
14 38 (7.47%) Test Automation
15 36 (7.07%) Stakeholder Management
16 34 (6.68%) User Acceptance Testing
17 33 (6.48%) Investment Management
17 33 (6.48%) Mentoring
17 33 (6.48%) Performance Tuning
18 31 (6.09%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 183 (35.95%) Java
2 126 (24.75%) C#
3 85 (16.70%) JavaScript
4 83 (16.31%) PL/SQL
5 73 (14.34%) T-SQL
6 46 (9.04%) Python
7 42 (8.25%) VB.NET
8 34 (6.68%) VBA
9 27 (5.30%) Perl
10 24 (4.72%) Shell Script
11 21 (4.13%) PowerShell
12 19 (3.73%) C++
13 15 (2.95%) VB
14 14 (2.75%) PHP
15 10 (1.96%) Scala
15 10 (1.96%) TypeScript
16 8 (1.57%) Bash Shell
17 6 (1.18%) Ruby
18 5 (0.98%) Korn
18 5 (0.98%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 53 (10.41%) Degree
2 30 (5.89%) Security Cleared
3 10 (1.96%) ISTQB
4 8 (1.57%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (0.98%) MCP
5 5 (0.98%) Numerate Degree
5 5 (0.98%) OCP
5 5 (0.98%) Oracle Certification
5 5 (0.98%) SAP Certification
6 4 (0.79%) Computer Science Degree
6 4 (0.79%) ISEB
7 3 (0.59%) MCAD
7 3 (0.59%) MCSD
7 3 (0.59%) MCTS
8 2 (0.39%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (0.39%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.20%) HND
9 1 (0.20%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (0.20%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (7.47%) QA
2 25 (4.91%) Data Quality
3 21 (4.13%) Basel III
4 8 (1.57%) MiFID
5 5 (0.98%) Dodd-Frank
5 5 (0.98%) EMIR
5 5 (0.98%) SLA
6 2 (0.39%) ISO 20022
6 2 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 27 (5.30%) Active Directory
2 5 (0.98%) Hyper-V
2 5 (0.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.59%) Docker
4 2 (0.39%) Job Entry Subsystem
4 2 (0.39%) RACF
4 2 (0.39%) Time Sharing Option
5 1 (0.20%) Firmware
5 1 (0.20%) HDFS
5 1 (0.20%) LXC
5 1 (0.20%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (0.59%) SCCM
2 2 (0.39%) zSecure
3 1 (0.20%) Business Desktop Deployment
3 1 (0.20%) SCOM
3 1 (0.20%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 119 (23.38%) Oracle
2 87 (17.09%) Microsoft
3 34 (6.68%) Perforce
4 32 (6.29%) IBM
5 22 (4.32%) Sybase
6 19 (3.73%) MicroStrategy
7 16 (3.14%) Talend
8 15 (2.95%) Cognos
9 9 (1.77%) Adobe
9 9 (1.77%) Informatica
10 8 (1.57%) Splunk
11 7 (1.38%) Netezza
12 6 (1.18%) CyberArk
12 6 (1.18%) HP
12 6 (1.18%) SAP
12 6 (1.18%) VMware
13 5 (0.98%) Cisco
13 5 (0.98%) TIBCO
13 5 (0.98%) Verint
14 4 (0.79%) Cognizant
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + 12% Bonus + 15% Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £33000.00 per annum + Bens and Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Additional benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Search Consultancy
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 45,000 + bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Hydrogen Group
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Net Talent
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Hydrogen Group
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Additional benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £21000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Glasgow
Morgan Stanley
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
FT Select
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + on call allowance & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
FPSG Connect
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Glasgow
Washington Frank
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Car Allowance
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow
Morgan Stanley
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Glasgow
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Leidos
Posted: 14 days ago
Glasgow
Morgan Stanley
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Glasgow
Morgan Stanley
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Glasgow
Pearson Frank
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Pension and Healthcare
Posted: 12 days ago
Glasgow
Morgan Stanley
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Glasgow
Morgan Stanley
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Glasgow
Morgan Stanley
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Glasgow
Morgan Stanley
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Glasgow
Morgan Stanley
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Glasgow
Huxley
Salary: competitive
Posted: 22 days ago