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 29 May 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
Scotland / Glasgow
3 months to
29 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 6 5 4
Rank change year-on-year -1 -1  
Permanent jobs citing SQL 239 280 294
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 22.36% 22.20% 24.08%
As % of the Programming Languages category 32.38% 37.23% 43.68%
Number of salaries quoted 100 123 164
Median salary £41,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.75% -5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,600 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,700
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 738 752 673
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 69.04% 59.64% 55.12%
Number of salaries quoted 448 368 400
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 £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,421 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.60% +3.55%  

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 29 May 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 29 May 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.

1 178 (39.47%) Agile Software Development
2 158 (35.03%) Java
3 157 (34.81%) SQL Server
4 126 (27.94%) Relational Database
5 110 (24.39%) C#
5 110 (24.39%) Oracle
6 108 (23.95%) Finance
7 99 (21.95%) Data Warehouse
8 96 (21.29%) XML
9 90 (19.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 86 (19.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 85 (18.85%) .NET
12 80 (17.74%) JavaScript
12 80 (17.74%) Unix
12 80 (17.74%) Microsoft
13 77 (17.07%) Spring
14 76 (16.85%) PL/SQL
15 74 (16.41%) HTML
16 73 (16.19%) OO
16 73 (16.19%) MVC
17 70 (15.52%) T-SQL
17 70 (15.52%) RDBMS
18 69 (15.30%) ASP.NET
19 62 (13.75%) Banking
19 62 (13.75%) Git (software)
20 61 (13.53%) TDD
21 60 (13.30%) CSS
22 58 (12.86%) Business Intelligence
23 57 (12.64%) ETL
23 57 (12.64%) Analytical Skills

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 21 (4.66%) SharePoint
1 21 (4.66%) Tomcat
2 14 (3.10%) CMS
2 14 (3.10%) IIS
3 12 (2.66%) SAS
4 10 (2.22%) WebSphere
5 9 (2.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 7 (1.55%) Apache
6 7 (1.55%) SharePoint 2013
7 4 (0.89%) Confluence
8 3 (0.67%) Drupal
8 3 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2010
8 3 (0.67%) MS Exchange
8 3 (0.67%) Oracle Workflow
8 3 (0.67%) WebLogic
9 2 (0.44%) Apache Spark
9 2 (0.44%) CICS
9 2 (0.44%) MQSeries
9 2 (0.44%) NetWeaver
9 2 (0.44%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 51 (11.31%) Microsoft Excel
2 10 (2.22%) Adobe Illustrator
2 10 (2.22%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (2.22%) Photoshop
3 3 (0.67%) Adobe Captivate
3 3 (0.67%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.44%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 9 (2.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.67%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 3 (0.67%) Cognos TM1
2 3 (0.67%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.22%) JDE EnterpriseOne
3 1 (0.22%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (0.22%) Oracle iProcurement
3 1 (0.22%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (0.22%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (0.22%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 29 (6.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (2.66%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (2.44%) Office 365
4 9 (2.00%) SaaS
5 8 (1.77%) GitHub
6 2 (0.44%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.22%) Azure Data Factory
7 1 (0.22%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 11 (2.44%) Network Security
2 8 (1.77%) LAN
2 8 (1.77%) WAN
3 7 (1.55%) Firewall
4 6 (1.33%) Intranet
4 6 (1.33%) LDAP
5 5 (1.11%) DNS
5 5 (1.11%) Kerberos
6 3 (0.67%) Internet
6 3 (0.67%) SAN
6 3 (0.67%) Telnet
6 3 (0.67%) VPN
6 3 (0.67%) Wireless
6 3 (0.67%) Wireshark
7 2 (0.44%) DHCP
7 2 (0.44%) SSH
7 2 (0.44%) SSL
8 1 (0.22%) POP3
8 1 (0.22%) SNMP
8 1 (0.22%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 157 (34.81%) SQL Server
2 126 (27.94%) Relational Database
3 99 (21.95%) Data Warehouse
4 90 (19.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 86 (19.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 70 (15.52%) RDBMS
7 46 (10.20%) Oracle Database
8 35 (7.76%) SQL Server 2012
9 34 (7.54%) DB2
10 28 (6.21%) Oracle Database 10g
11 24 (5.32%) Oracle Database 11g
12 23 (5.10%) BusinessObjects
13 22 (4.88%) SQL Server 2005
14 21 (4.66%) Big Data
15 18 (3.99%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
16 16 (3.55%) Oracle8/8i Database
17 15 (3.33%) Oracle9i Database
18 13 (2.88%) Azure SQL Database
18 13 (2.88%) Oracle Reports
19 12 (2.66%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 62 (13.75%) Git (software)
2 39 (8.65%) JUnit
3 33 (7.32%) Jenkins
4 30 (6.65%) Selenium
5 24 (5.32%) Bitbucket
6 22 (4.88%) Maven
7 19 (4.21%) Ant
7 19 (4.21%) Cucumber
8 16 (3.55%) PVCS
8 16 (3.55%) Talend Open Studio
9 15 (3.33%) Hudson
10 12 (2.66%) Gradle
10 12 (2.66%) Subversion
10 12 (2.66%) TeamCity
11 11 (2.44%) Visual Studio
12 10 (2.22%) Dreamweaver
12 10 (2.22%) JIRA
12 10 (2.22%) Octopus Deploy
13 9 (2.00%) JBehave
14 8 (1.77%) Appium
General
1 108 (23.95%) Finance
2 62 (13.75%) Banking
3 26 (5.76%) Investment Banking
4 9 (2.00%) Automotive
4 9 (2.00%) Legal
4 9 (2.00%) Retail
5 6 (1.33%) Front Office
5 6 (1.33%) Telecoms
6 5 (1.11%) Publishing
7 4 (0.89%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.44%) Back Office
8 2 (0.44%) Marketing
9 1 (0.22%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 300 (66.52%) Developer
2 95 (21.06%) Senior Developer
3 80 (17.74%) Java Developer
4 70 (15.52%) SQL Developer
5 47 (10.42%) Analyst
6 39 (8.65%) Senior Java Developer
7 37 (8.20%) .NET Developer
8 34 (7.54%) C# Developer
9 32 (7.10%) Oracle Developer
10 23 (5.10%) Database Developer
10 23 (5.10%) Senior SQL Developer
11 22 (4.88%) DBA
12 21 (4.66%) Software Developer
12 21 (4.66%) SQL Database Developer
13 18 (3.99%) ASP.NET Developer
13 18 (3.99%) Business Intelligence Developer
13 18 (3.99%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer
14 17 (3.77%) Consultant
14 17 (3.77%) SQL DBA
15 16 (3.55%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 96 (21.29%) XML
2 85 (18.85%) .NET
3 77 (17.07%) Spring
4 74 (16.41%) HTML
5 69 (15.30%) ASP.NET
6 60 (13.30%) CSS
7 50 (11.09%) ASP.NET MVC
8 47 (10.42%) SOAP
9 45 (9.98%) JSON
10 41 (9.09%) Web Services
11 39 (8.65%) AngularJS
11 39 (8.65%) HTML5
12 38 (8.43%) Hibernate
13 36 (7.98%) jQuery
14 26 (5.76%) CSS3
14 26 (5.76%) JMS
14 26 (5.76%) REST
15 25 (5.54%) J2EE
16 17 (3.77%) Entity Framework
17 14 (3.10%) React
Miscellaneous
1 57 (12.64%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (5.76%) Credit Risk
2 26 (5.76%) Greenfield Project
3 21 (4.66%) Enterprise Software
3 21 (4.66%) Hedge funds
4 19 (4.21%) Computer Science
5 11 (2.44%) Derivative
6 10 (2.22%) OTC Derivatives
7 8 (1.77%) User Experience
8 6 (1.33%) Data Structures
9 5 (1.11%) Clustering
9 5 (1.11%) Fintech
9 5 (1.11%) Fixed Income
9 5 (1.11%) N-Tier
10 4 (0.89%) Management Information System
10 4 (0.89%) Replication
10 4 (0.89%) Tandem
11 3 (0.67%) Linux Command Line
11 3 (0.67%) Mainframe
11 3 (0.67%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 80 (17.74%) Unix
2 41 (9.09%) Linux
3 28 (6.21%) Windows
4 14 (3.10%) AIX
5 10 (2.22%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (1.77%) Windows Server
7 7 (1.55%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (1.11%) Windows 2000
8 5 (1.11%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (0.89%) Android
9 4 (0.89%) Apple iOS
10 3 (0.67%) Solaris
10 3 (0.67%) Windows 7
11 2 (0.44%) Windows 10
11 2 (0.44%) zOS
12 1 (0.22%) CentOS
12 1 (0.22%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.22%) Windows Phone
12 1 (0.22%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 178 (39.47%) Agile Software Development
2 73 (16.19%) MVC
2 73 (16.19%) OO
3 61 (13.53%) TDD
4 58 (12.86%) Business Intelligence
5 57 (12.64%) ETL
6 56 (12.42%) Scrum
7 53 (11.75%) SDLC
8 41 (9.09%) Unit Testing
9 40 (8.87%) Software Engineering
10 39 (8.65%) Analytics
11 35 (7.76%) User Acceptance Testing
12 32 (7.10%) Data Modelling
12 32 (7.10%) OOD
12 32 (7.10%) Performance Tuning
12 32 (7.10%) Test Automation
13 31 (6.87%) Web Development
14 30 (6.65%) Investment Management
15 29 (6.43%) ITIL
16 27 (5.99%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 158 (35.03%) Java
2 110 (24.39%) C#
3 80 (17.74%) JavaScript
4 76 (16.85%) PL/SQL
5 70 (15.52%) T-SQL
6 43 (9.53%) VB.NET
7 37 (8.20%) Python
8 32 (7.10%) VBA
9 25 (5.54%) Shell Script
10 24 (5.32%) Perl
11 18 (3.99%) PowerShell
12 17 (3.77%) C++
13 16 (3.55%) VB
14 15 (3.33%) PHP
15 9 (2.00%) TypeScript
16 7 (1.55%) Bash Shell
16 7 (1.55%) Scala
17 6 (1.33%) VBScript
18 4 (0.89%) Ruby
19 3 (0.67%) Korn
Qualifications
1 36 (7.98%) Degree
2 27 (5.99%) Security Cleared
3 9 (2.00%) ISTQB
4 7 (1.55%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (1.33%) Numerate Degree
6 5 (1.11%) MCP
6 5 (1.11%) OCP
6 5 (1.11%) Oracle Certification
6 5 (1.11%) SAP Certification
7 4 (0.89%) Computer Science Degree
8 3 (0.67%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (0.67%) SC Cleared
9 2 (0.44%) ISEB
9 2 (0.44%) MCSE
10 1 (0.22%) HND
10 1 (0.22%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (7.98%) QA
2 21 (4.66%) Basel III
2 21 (4.66%) Data Quality
3 10 (2.22%) MiFID
4 8 (1.77%) SLA
5 5 (1.11%) Dodd-Frank
5 5 (1.11%) EMIR
6 2 (0.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 27 (5.99%) Active Directory
2 6 (1.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (1.11%) Docker
3 5 (1.11%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.44%) Job Entry Subsystem
4 2 (0.44%) RACF
4 2 (0.44%) Time Sharing Option
4 2 (0.44%) XenApp
5 1 (0.22%) Firmware
5 1 (0.22%) LXC
5 1 (0.22%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (0.89%) SCCM
2 2 (0.44%) SCOM
2 2 (0.44%) zSecure
3 1 (0.22%) Business Desktop Deployment
3 1 (0.22%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (0.22%) MOM
3 1 (0.22%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 110 (24.39%) Oracle
2 80 (17.74%) Microsoft
3 34 (7.54%) Perforce
4 24 (5.32%) IBM
5 20 (4.43%) Sybase
6 19 (4.21%) MicroStrategy
7 16 (3.55%) Talend
8 11 (2.44%) Adobe
8 11 (2.44%) Cognos
9 8 (1.77%) SAP
9 8 (1.77%) Splunk
10 7 (1.55%) VMware
11 6 (1.33%) CyberArk
11 6 (1.33%) HP
12 5 (1.11%) TIBCO
12 5 (1.11%) Verint
13 4 (0.89%) Cisco
13 4 (0.89%) DataFlux
13 4 (0.89%) Informatica
13 4 (0.89%) Netezza
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Devonshire Hayes Recruitment Specialists Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £36,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 45,000 + bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Net Talent
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
McGregor Boyall
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow
Pearson Frank
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + 15% Flex Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Talent Crew
Salary: £42000 - £52000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow Area
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £20k - £27k per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow Area
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Agile Recruitment
Salary: Based on experience + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 6 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Net Talent
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Hydrogen Group
Salary: £45000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Glasgow
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Glasgow
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Empiric
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum + Benefits package + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Leidos
Posted: 19 days ago
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Net Talent
Salary: excellent package on offer
Posted: 6 days ago
Glasgow
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Additional benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
Glasgow
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum + + Great Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago