Period
to 20 July 2018

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 20 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
20 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 3 5 5
Rank change year-on-year +2 0 -1
Permanent jobs citing SQL 817 509 630
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 33.39% 23.09% 24.22%
As % of the Programming Languages category 50.34% 34.25% 39.72%
Number of salaries quoted 588 222 307
Glasgow median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - -9.09%
10th Percentile £31,763 £27,000 £27,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £58,750 £65,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - -5.88%

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 1,623 1,486 1,586
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 66.33% 67.42% 60.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1,175 867 769
Glasgow median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +9.76% -3.53%
10th Percentile £32,350 £29,400 £28,500
90th Percentile £69,500 £71,250 £61,250
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +3.66%

SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

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 6 months to 20 July 2018.

Salary histogram for SQL in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 20 July 2018, 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.

1 347 (42.47%) Agile Software Development
2 317 (38.80%) Java
3 266 (32.56%) Python
4 255 (31.21%) Oracle
5 250 (30.60%) Finance
6 238 (29.13%) NoSQL
7 219 (26.81%) C#
8 215 (26.32%) JavaScript
9 214 (26.19%) OO
10 190 (23.26%) .NET
11 181 (22.15%) SDLC
12 177 (21.66%) HTML
13 174 (21.30%) Microsoft
14 172 (21.05%) AngularJS
15 171 (20.93%) SQL Server
16 165 (20.20%) TDD
17 146 (17.87%) Microsoft Azure
18 137 (16.77%) PostgreSQL
19 136 (16.65%) MVC
19 136 (16.65%) Collaborative Working
20 134 (16.40%) PL/SQL
21 132 (16.16%) Relational Database
22 131 (16.03%) BDD
23 128 (15.67%) ASP.NET
24 123 (15.06%) XML
25 120 (14.69%) OOP
26 119 (14.57%) Spring
27 114 (13.95%) Test Automation
28 108 (13.22%) T-SQL
29 103 (12.61%) Hibernate

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 58 (7.10%) MQSeries
2 33 (4.04%) SharePoint
3 29 (3.55%) Apache Spark
4 20 (2.45%) Tomcat
5 14 (1.71%) Elasticsearch
6 11 (1.35%) Skype for Business
7 10 (1.22%) SAS
7 10 (1.22%) WebSphere
8 9 (1.10%) Confluence
8 9 (1.10%) JBoss
8 9 (1.10%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 8 (0.98%) CMS
10 7 (0.86%) OpenStack
11 6 (0.73%) Apache Pig
11 6 (0.73%) CloudStack
12 5 (0.61%) SharePoint 2013
12 5 (0.61%) WebLogic
13 4 (0.49%) Jetty
13 4 (0.49%) MS Exchange
13 4 (0.49%) Umbraco
Applications
1 25 (3.06%) Microsoft Office
2 11 (1.35%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.24%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.12%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.12%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 13 (1.59%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.73%) Oracle Applications
3 4 (0.49%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (0.49%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (0.37%) LongView
5 2 (0.24%) Dynamics SL
5 2 (0.24%) nopCommerce
6 1 (0.12%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 1 (0.12%) Cognos TM1
6 1 (0.12%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.12%) JDE EnterpriseOne
6 1 (0.12%) JDE OneWorld
6 1 (0.12%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.12%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 146 (17.87%) Microsoft Azure
2 100 (12.24%) Amazon AWS
3 41 (5.02%) Office 365
4 40 (4.90%) npm
5 33 (4.04%) Serverless
6 27 (3.30%) Amazon Kinesis
6 27 (3.30%) AWS CloudFormation
6 27 (3.30%) AWS Lambda
6 27 (3.30%) Dynamics 365
7 24 (2.94%) Google Cloud Platform
8 17 (2.08%) Cloud Computing
9 13 (1.59%) GitHub
10 11 (1.35%) Azure Data Factory
11 7 (0.86%) SaaS
12 6 (0.73%) Amazon EMR
13 5 (0.61%) PaaS
13 5 (0.61%) Yammer
14 4 (0.49%) Amazon SQS
15 3 (0.37%) OpenShift
16 2 (0.24%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (1.47%) HTTP
2 10 (1.22%) Firewall
3 9 (1.10%) Intranet
4 8 (0.98%) DNS
4 8 (0.98%) Internet
4 8 (0.98%) Skype
5 6 (0.73%) LAN
5 6 (0.73%) WAN
6 5 (0.61%) DHCP
6 5 (0.61%) NAS
6 5 (0.61%) SMS
7 4 (0.49%) CTI
7 4 (0.49%) SAN
8 3 (0.37%) Kerberos
8 3 (0.37%) SSH
8 3 (0.37%) VPN
9 2 (0.24%) SNMP
9 2 (0.24%) TCP/IP
9 2 (0.24%) VoIP
9 2 (0.24%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 238 (29.13%) NoSQL
2 171 (20.93%) SQL Server
3 137 (16.77%) PostgreSQL
4 132 (16.16%) Relational Database
5 80 (9.79%) Hadoop
6 79 (9.67%) Apache Cassandra
7 77 (9.42%) MySQL
8 64 (7.83%) Data Warehouse
9 63 (7.71%) Big Data
9 63 (7.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 61 (7.47%) MongoDB
11 58 (7.10%) Bigtable
12 52 (6.36%) RDBMS
13 51 (6.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 36 (4.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 32 (3.92%) Oracle Database
16 28 (3.43%) DB2
16 28 (3.43%) OLTP
16 28 (3.43%) Power BI
17 27 (3.30%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 82 (10.04%) Maven
2 67 (8.20%) Git (software)
3 34 (4.16%) JUnit
4 33 (4.04%) Jenkins
4 33 (4.04%) Team Foundation Server
5 32 (3.92%) Cucumber
5 32 (3.92%) JIRA
6 25 (3.06%) NUnit
6 25 (3.06%) Selenium
7 22 (2.69%) webpack
8 20 (2.45%) Babel
8 20 (2.45%) Log4Net
8 20 (2.45%) Rhino Mocks
8 20 (2.45%) Subversion
9 16 (1.96%) Oracle Forms
9 16 (1.96%) SpecFlow
9 16 (1.96%) TeamCity
9 16 (1.96%) Visual Studio
10 11 (1.35%) JBehave
11 9 (1.10%) JMeter
General
1 250 (30.60%) Finance
2 64 (7.83%) Banking
3 19 (2.33%) Investment Banking
4 15 (1.84%) Law
4 15 (1.84%) Legal
5 10 (1.22%) Advertising
6 8 (0.98%) Retail
7 6 (0.73%) Retail Banking
8 4 (0.49%) Marketing
9 3 (0.37%) Front Office
9 3 (0.37%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.24%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.12%) Automotive
11 1 (0.12%) Retail Finance
11 1 (0.12%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 422 (51.65%) Developer
2 119 (14.57%) Java Developer
3 105 (12.85%) .NET Developer
4 77 (9.42%) Analyst
5 65 (7.96%) Senior Developer
6 64 (7.83%) C# Developer
7 58 (7.10%) Software Engineer
8 54 (6.61%) Software Developer
9 46 (5.63%) Python Developer
10 42 (5.14%) C# .NET Developer
11 29 (3.55%) Architect
11 29 (3.55%) Consultant
11 29 (3.55%) Java Engineer
11 29 (3.55%) SQL Developer
12 28 (3.43%) Senior Java Developer
13 25 (3.06%) Technical Leader
14 23 (2.82%) Data Scientist
14 23 (2.82%) Solutions Architect
15 22 (2.69%) Programmer
15 22 (2.69%) Python Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 190 (23.26%) .NET
2 177 (21.66%) HTML
3 172 (21.05%) AngularJS
4 128 (15.67%) ASP.NET
5 123 (15.06%) XML
6 119 (14.57%) Spring
7 103 (12.61%) Hibernate
8 95 (11.63%) ASP.NET MVC
9 85 (10.40%) CSS
10 70 (8.57%) Middleware
11 64 (7.83%) REST
12 62 (7.59%) React
12 62 (7.59%) Web Services
13 60 (7.34%) XML Schema
14 51 (6.24%) WCF
15 50 (6.12%) .NET Core
15 50 (6.12%) Node.js
16 44 (5.39%) ASP.NET Web API
17 43 (5.26%) jQuery
18 36 (4.41%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 78 (9.55%) Enterprise Software
2 59 (7.22%) Virtual Team
3 52 (6.36%) Analytical Skills
4 50 (6.12%) User Experience
5 46 (5.63%) Greenfield Project
6 38 (4.65%) Computer Science
7 31 (3.79%) Algorithms
8 17 (2.08%) Robotics
9 14 (1.71%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 12 (1.47%) Management Information System
10 12 (1.47%) Mobile App
11 9 (1.10%) Fixed Income
12 8 (0.98%) Self-Motivation
13 7 (0.86%) Clustering
13 7 (0.86%) Data Centre
13 7 (0.86%) Data Structures
13 7 (0.86%) Replication
14 6 (0.73%) Derivative
14 6 (0.73%) Mainframe
14 6 (0.73%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 77 (9.42%) Unix
2 71 (8.69%) Windows
3 66 (8.08%) Linux
4 20 (2.45%) Windows Server
5 12 (1.47%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (0.98%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (0.73%) Apple iOS
8 5 (0.61%) AIX
8 5 (0.61%) Windows 10
9 4 (0.49%) Windows 7
9 4 (0.49%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (0.37%) Solaris
11 2 (0.24%) CentOS
11 2 (0.24%) Mac OS X
11 2 (0.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (0.24%) zOS
12 1 (0.12%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.12%) Tru64
12 1 (0.12%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.12%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 347 (42.47%) Agile Software Development
2 214 (26.19%) OO
3 181 (22.15%) SDLC
4 165 (20.20%) TDD
5 136 (16.65%) Collaborative Working
5 136 (16.65%) MVC
6 131 (16.03%) BDD
7 120 (14.69%) OOP
8 114 (13.95%) Test Automation
9 96 (11.75%) Software Engineering
10 92 (11.26%) Continuous Integration
10 92 (11.26%) Scrum
11 87 (10.65%) Unit Testing
12 82 (10.04%) Business Intelligence
13 79 (9.67%) Analytics
14 77 (9.42%) ETL
15 75 (9.18%) Data Analysis
16 74 (9.06%) Machine Learning
17 70 (8.57%) Continuous Deployment
18 69 (8.45%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 317 (38.80%) Java
2 266 (32.56%) Python
3 219 (26.81%) C#
4 215 (26.32%) JavaScript
5 134 (16.40%) PL/SQL
6 108 (13.22%) T-SQL
7 75 (9.18%) PHP
8 65 (7.96%) C++
9 59 (7.22%) XPath
10 44 (5.39%) Ruby
11 38 (4.65%) TypeScript
12 22 (2.69%) R
13 20 (2.45%) ES6
13 20 (2.45%) Java 8
14 19 (2.33%) Clojure
15 18 (2.20%) Lisp
15 18 (2.20%) Perl
16 17 (2.08%) Bash Shell
17 16 (1.96%) Shell Script
18 14 (1.71%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 49 (6.00%) Degree
2 35 (4.28%) BPSS Clearance
3 24 (2.94%) Security Cleared
4 15 (1.84%) Computer Science Degree
5 7 (0.86%) ISEB
6 4 (0.49%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (0.37%) MCSE
8 2 (0.24%) A+ Certification
8 2 (0.24%) PhD
8 2 (0.24%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.12%) ACCA
9 1 (0.12%) CISSP
9 1 (0.12%) Citrix Certification
9 1 (0.12%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.12%) HND
9 1 (0.12%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (0.12%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.12%) MCP
9 1 (0.12%) MCSD
9 1 (0.12%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (4.16%) QA
2 10 (1.22%) Data Quality
3 6 (0.73%) SLA
4 4 (0.49%) COBIT
4 4 (0.49%) PMO
5 2 (0.24%) Dodd-Frank
5 2 (0.24%) EMIR
5 2 (0.24%) MiFID
6 1 (0.12%) GCP
6 1 (0.12%) GDPR
System Software
1 92 (11.26%) Docker
2 17 (2.08%) Active Directory
3 14 (1.71%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (1.10%) HDFS
4 9 (1.10%) Hyper-V
5 8 (0.98%) vSphere
6 6 (0.73%) Xen
6 6 (0.73%) XenApp
6 6 (0.73%) XenServer
7 2 (0.24%) Job Entry Subsystem
7 2 (0.24%) NFS
7 2 (0.24%) RACF
7 2 (0.24%) Time Sharing Option
7 2 (0.24%) VMware Workstation
8 1 (0.12%) Apache Flume
8 1 (0.12%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 1 (0.12%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (0.12%) Samba
8 1 (0.12%) VirtualBox
8 1 (0.12%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 95 (11.63%) Puppet
2 72 (8.81%) Ansible
3 33 (4.04%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (0.86%) Cobbler
5 6 (0.73%) Oozie
5 6 (0.73%) Tivoli
6 5 (0.61%) SCCM
6 5 (0.61%) SCOM
7 3 (0.37%) Kubernetes
7 3 (0.37%) Oracle RMAN
7 3 (0.37%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 2 (0.24%) HP ALM
8 2 (0.24%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 2 (0.24%) Microsoft Intune
8 2 (0.24%) Norton AntiVirus
8 2 (0.24%) Rancher
8 2 (0.24%) SCDPM
9 1 (0.12%) Backup Exec
9 1 (0.12%) HAProxy
9 1 (0.12%) logstash
Vendors
1 255 (31.21%) Oracle
2 174 (21.30%) Microsoft
3 37 (4.53%) Google
4 26 (3.18%) Sybase
5 21 (2.57%) Informatica
6 20 (2.45%) IBM
7 18 (2.20%) Tableau
8 17 (2.08%) MicroStrategy
8 17 (2.08%) VMware
9 16 (1.96%) SAP
10 13 (1.59%) Xamarin
11 12 (1.47%) Avaloq
11 12 (1.47%) Cisco
12 9 (1.10%) Talend
13 8 (0.98%) Citrix
13 8 (0.98%) Cognos
13 8 (0.98%) Netezza
13 8 (0.98%) TIBCO
14 7 (0.86%) Avaya
14 7 (0.86%) Cognizant