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 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
Scotland / Glasgow
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 4 3 8
Rank change year-on-year -1 +5  
Permanent jobs citing SQL 254 312 237
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 26.96% 24.13% 20.56%
As % of the Programming Languages category 40.32% 43.70% 33.71%
Number of salaries quoted 110 153 134
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £62,000 £52,500
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 630 714 703
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 66.88% 55.22% 60.97%
Number of salaries quoted 327 414 447
Median salary £42,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% -5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.21% +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 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL in Glasgow

SQL
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 28 March 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.

1 174 (37.83%) Agile Software Development
2 157 (34.13%) SQL Server
3 130 (28.26%) Java
4 125 (27.17%) Oracle
5 117 (25.43%) C#
6 109 (23.70%) .NET
7 108 (23.48%) Relational Database
8 104 (22.61%) Finance
9 100 (21.74%) PL/SQL
10 96 (20.87%) Data Warehouse
11 90 (19.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 85 (18.48%) JavaScript
13 84 (18.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 80 (17.39%) T-SQL
15 78 (16.96%) HTML
15 78 (16.96%) Microsoft
16 77 (16.74%) XML
17 76 (16.52%) ASP.NET
18 71 (15.43%) MVC
19 67 (14.57%) Unix
20 65 (14.13%) RDBMS
21 63 (13.70%) OO
22 61 (13.26%) Business Intelligence
23 60 (13.04%) MS Excel
24 59 (12.83%) SDLC
25 57 (12.39%) CSS
25 57 (12.39%) TDD
26 56 (12.17%) Git (software)
27 54 (11.74%) Spring
28 52 (11.30%) ETL

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 17 (3.70%) IIS
2 16 (3.48%) SharePoint
3 15 (3.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 14 (3.04%) CMS
4 14 (3.04%) SAS
5 12 (2.61%) Tomcat
6 11 (2.39%) WebSphere
7 7 (1.52%) NetWeaver
7 7 (1.52%) WebSphere Application Server
8 6 (1.30%) WebLogic
9 5 (1.09%) Apache
9 5 (1.09%) MQSeries
9 5 (1.09%) MS Exchange
10 4 (0.87%) JBoss
11 3 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2010
12 2 (0.43%) Apache Spark
12 2 (0.43%) BizTalk Server
12 2 (0.43%) CICS
12 2 (0.43%) Confluence
12 2 (0.43%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 60 (13.04%) MS Excel
2 13 (2.83%) Adobe Illustrator
2 13 (2.83%) Photoshop
3 7 (1.52%) MS Office
4 4 (0.87%) Adobe Captivate
5 3 (0.65%) InDesign
5 3 (0.65%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.43%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 12 (2.61%) Oracle EBS
2 7 (1.52%) Oracle Applications
3 6 (1.30%) Oracle 11i
4 3 (0.65%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (0.43%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.22%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.22%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 28 (6.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (3.48%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (2.17%) SaaS
4 8 (1.74%) GitHub
5 5 (1.09%) Office 365
6 3 (0.65%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.17%) DNS
2 7 (1.52%) Firewall
2 7 (1.52%) Network Security
3 6 (1.30%) SAN
4 5 (1.09%) Kerberos
4 5 (1.09%) LDAP
5 4 (0.87%) Internet
5 4 (0.87%) Intranet
5 4 (0.87%) SSH
6 3 (0.65%) LAN
6 3 (0.65%) NAS
6 3 (0.65%) NetScaler
6 3 (0.65%) Telnet
6 3 (0.65%) VSAN
6 3 (0.65%) WAN
6 3 (0.65%) Wireless
6 3 (0.65%) Wireshark
7 2 (0.43%) DHCP
7 2 (0.43%) TCP/IP
7 2 (0.43%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 157 (34.13%) SQL Server
2 108 (23.48%) Relational Database
3 96 (20.87%) Data Warehouse
4 90 (19.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 84 (18.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 65 (14.13%) RDBMS
7 44 (9.57%) Oracle Database
8 40 (8.70%) SQL Server 2012
9 33 (7.17%) DB2
10 31 (6.74%) SQL Server 2005
11 29 (6.30%) Oracle Database 10g
12 28 (6.09%) Oracle Database 11g
13 23 (5.00%) BusinessObjects
14 21 (4.57%) Oracle Reports
15 17 (3.70%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
16 15 (3.26%) Azure SQL Database
16 15 (3.26%) Big Data
17 14 (3.04%) Oracle8/8i Database
18 13 (2.83%) Oracle9i Database
19 10 (2.17%) DTS
Development Applications
1 56 (12.17%) Git (software)
2 24 (5.22%) Bitbucket
3 23 (5.00%) JUnit
4 21 (4.57%) PVCS
5 19 (4.13%) Jenkins
6 18 (3.91%) Selenium
7 14 (3.04%) Maven
7 14 (3.04%) Talend Open Studio
8 13 (2.83%) Dreamweaver
9 12 (2.61%) Ant
9 12 (2.61%) Visual Studio
10 11 (2.39%) Cucumber
10 11 (2.39%) Hudson
11 10 (2.17%) Oracle Forms
11 10 (2.17%) Subversion
12 8 (1.74%) Octopus Deploy
13 7 (1.52%) Gradle
13 7 (1.52%) JBehave
14 6 (1.30%) Appium
14 6 (1.30%) SoapUI
General
1 104 (22.61%) Finance
2 41 (8.91%) Banking
3 16 (3.48%) Investment Banking
4 7 (1.52%) Automotive
4 7 (1.52%) Legal
4 7 (1.52%) Manufacturing
5 5 (1.09%) Marketing
5 5 (1.09%) Publishing
6 4 (0.87%) Retail
7 2 (0.43%) Back Office
7 2 (0.43%) Front Office
8 1 (0.22%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 296 (64.35%) Developer
2 90 (19.57%) Senior Developer
3 81 (17.61%) SQL Developer
4 66 (14.35%) Java Developer
5 55 (11.96%) Analyst
6 45 (9.78%) .NET Developer
7 32 (6.96%) Senior SQL Developer
8 31 (6.74%) C# Developer
8 31 (6.74%) Oracle Developer
9 27 (5.87%) Software Developer
10 25 (5.43%) Senior Java Developer
11 23 (5.00%) Database Developer
12 21 (4.57%) SQL Analyst
12 21 (4.57%) SQL Database Developer
13 20 (4.35%) ASP.NET Developer
14 19 (4.13%) Support Analyst
15 18 (3.91%) Business Intelligence Developer
16 17 (3.70%) Consultant
16 17 (3.70%) DBA
16 17 (3.70%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 109 (23.70%) .NET
2 78 (16.96%) HTML
3 77 (16.74%) XML
4 76 (16.52%) ASP.NET
5 57 (12.39%) CSS
6 54 (11.74%) Spring
7 51 (11.09%) ASP.NET MVC
8 38 (8.26%) AngularJS
8 38 (8.26%) jQuery
9 37 (8.04%) HTML5
10 33 (7.17%) SOAP
11 30 (6.52%) JSON
12 26 (5.65%) Hibernate
12 26 (5.65%) Web Services
13 23 (5.00%) Ajax
14 22 (4.78%) J2EE
15 21 (4.57%) JMS
16 20 (4.35%) CSS3
17 17 (3.70%) Entity Framework
18 16 (3.48%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 47 (10.22%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (5.22%) Credit Risk
3 21 (4.57%) Hedge funds
4 18 (3.91%) Enterprise Software
5 15 (3.26%) Computer Science
6 13 (2.83%) Derivative
7 8 (1.74%) Replication
8 7 (1.52%) Data Structures
8 7 (1.52%) OTC Derivatives
8 7 (1.52%) User Experience
9 6 (1.30%) Clustering
10 5 (1.09%) Fixed Income
10 5 (1.09%) Mainframe
11 4 (0.87%) Fintech
11 4 (0.87%) Management Information System
11 4 (0.87%) Reference Data
12 3 (0.65%) Digital Media
12 3 (0.65%) N-Tier
12 3 (0.65%) PKI
13 2 (0.43%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 67 (14.57%) Unix
2 32 (6.96%) Linux
3 28 (6.09%) Windows
4 11 (2.39%) AIX
5 8 (1.74%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (1.74%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (1.52%) Windows Server
7 5 (1.09%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (1.09%) zOS
8 3 (0.65%) OpenVMS
8 3 (0.65%) Windows 2000
8 3 (0.65%) Windows 7
8 3 (0.65%) Windows XP
9 2 (0.43%) Android
9 2 (0.43%) Apple iOS
9 2 (0.43%) Solaris
9 2 (0.43%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.22%) CentOS
10 1 (0.22%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 174 (37.83%) Agile Software Development
2 71 (15.43%) MVC
3 63 (13.70%) OO
4 61 (13.26%) Business Intelligence
5 59 (12.83%) SDLC
6 57 (12.39%) TDD
7 52 (11.30%) ETL
8 44 (9.57%) Scrum
9 40 (8.70%) ITIL
10 34 (7.39%) Software Engineering
11 33 (7.17%) Web Development
12 32 (6.96%) User Acceptance Testing
13 30 (6.52%) Analytics
13 30 (6.52%) Data Modelling
13 30 (6.52%) Performance Tuning
14 29 (6.30%) Unit Testing
15 28 (6.09%) Data Analysis
15 28 (6.09%) OOD
16 27 (5.87%) SOA
17 24 (5.22%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 130 (28.26%) Java
2 117 (25.43%) C#
3 100 (21.74%) PL/SQL
4 85 (18.48%) JavaScript
5 80 (17.39%) T-SQL
6 49 (10.65%) VB.NET
7 32 (6.96%) Python
8 30 (6.52%) VBA
9 23 (5.00%) PowerShell
10 20 (4.35%) Perl
11 18 (3.91%) Shell Script
12 12 (2.61%) C++
12 12 (2.61%) PHP
13 11 (2.39%) VB
14 10 (2.17%) TypeScript
15 8 (1.74%) Bash Shell
15 8 (1.74%) Scala
16 5 (1.09%) Assembly Language
16 5 (1.09%) CLIST
16 5 (1.09%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 27 (5.87%) Degree
2 19 (4.13%) Security Cleared
3 6 (1.30%) HND
4 5 (1.09%) ISTQB
5 3 (0.65%) ISEB
5 3 (0.65%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (0.65%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (0.65%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.43%) MCSE
7 1 (0.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.22%) MCP
7 1 (0.22%) OCP
7 1 (0.22%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (0.22%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (8.91%) QA
2 21 (4.57%) Basel III
3 13 (2.83%) Data Quality
4 8 (1.74%) MiFID
4 8 (1.74%) SLA
5 4 (0.87%) ISO 9001
6 3 (0.65%) EMIR
7 2 (0.43%) Dodd-Frank
7 2 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.22%) UCITS
System Software
1 30 (6.52%) Active Directory
2 7 (1.52%) Hyper-V
2 7 (1.52%) XenApp
3 5 (1.09%) Docker
3 5 (1.09%) Job Entry Subsystem
3 5 (1.09%) Time Sharing Option
3 5 (1.09%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.65%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (0.43%) NFS
5 2 (0.43%) RACF
5 2 (0.43%) Samba
6 1 (0.22%) Firmware
6 1 (0.22%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.22%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (0.87%) SCCM
2 3 (0.65%) SCOM
2 3 (0.65%) SolarWinds Orion
3 2 (0.43%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.43%) zSecure
4 1 (0.22%) Business Desktop Deployment
4 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (0.22%) MOM
Vendors
1 125 (27.17%) Oracle
2 78 (16.96%) Microsoft
3 31 (6.74%) Perforce
4 24 (5.22%) MicroStrategy
5 20 (4.35%) Sybase
6 18 (3.91%) IBM
7 14 (3.04%) Adobe
7 14 (3.04%) Talend
8 12 (2.61%) Citrix
8 12 (2.61%) SAP
9 9 (1.96%) VMware
10 8 (1.74%) Cognos
11 7 (1.52%) Cisco
12 6 (1.30%) CyberArk
13 5 (1.09%) CA
13 5 (1.09%) CommVault
13 5 (1.09%) JD Edwards
13 5 (1.09%) Splunk
14 4 (0.87%) HP
14 4 (0.87%) TIBCO
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Posted: Yesterday
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