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

SQL (Structured Query Language)
Scotland / Glasgow
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 4 3 7
Rank change year-on-year -1 +4  
Permanent jobs citing SQL 250 315 241
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 26.23% 24.08% 20.83%
As % of the Programming Languages category 39.06% 43.63% 34.09%
Number of salaries quoted 106 155 134
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 £51,500 £61,500 £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 640 722 707
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 67.16% 55.20% 61.11%
Number of salaries quoted 330 420 444
Median salary £42,250 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.62% -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 £41,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +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 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 30 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.

1 173 (37.45%) Agile Software Development
2 157 (33.98%) SQL Server
3 130 (28.14%) Java
4 126 (27.27%) Oracle
5 117 (25.32%) C#
6 110 (23.81%) Relational Database
7 109 (23.59%) .NET
8 103 (22.29%) Finance
9 102 (22.08%) PL/SQL
10 99 (21.43%) Data Warehouse
11 91 (19.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 86 (18.61%) JavaScript
13 85 (18.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 81 (17.53%) T-SQL
15 78 (16.88%) HTML
15 78 (16.88%) XML
15 78 (16.88%) Microsoft
16 76 (16.45%) ASP.NET
17 71 (15.37%) MVC
18 69 (14.94%) Unix
19 67 (14.50%) RDBMS
20 62 (13.42%) OO
21 61 (13.20%) Business Intelligence
22 60 (12.99%) MS Excel
22 60 (12.99%) SDLC
23 57 (12.34%) CSS
23 57 (12.34%) TDD
24 55 (11.90%) Git (software)
25 54 (11.69%) ETL
25 54 (11.69%) Spring

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 (3.68%) IIS
2 16 (3.46%) SharePoint
3 15 (3.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 14 (3.03%) CMS
4 14 (3.03%) SAS
5 12 (2.60%) Tomcat
6 11 (2.38%) WebSphere
7 7 (1.52%) NetWeaver
7 7 (1.52%) WebSphere Application Server
8 6 (1.30%) WebLogic
9 5 (1.08%) Apache
9 5 (1.08%) MQSeries
9 5 (1.08%) 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 (12.99%) MS Excel
2 13 (2.81%) Adobe Illustrator
2 13 (2.81%) 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 (2.60%) 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 (6.06%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (3.46%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (2.16%) SaaS
4 8 (1.73%) GitHub
5 5 (1.08%) Office 365
6 3 (0.65%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.16%) DNS
2 7 (1.52%) Firewall
2 7 (1.52%) Network Security
3 6 (1.30%) SAN
4 5 (1.08%) Kerberos
4 5 (1.08%) 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 (33.98%) SQL Server
2 110 (23.81%) Relational Database
3 99 (21.43%) Data Warehouse
4 91 (19.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 85 (18.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 67 (14.50%) RDBMS
7 46 (9.96%) Oracle Database
8 41 (8.87%) SQL Server 2012
9 33 (7.14%) DB2
10 32 (6.93%) SQL Server 2005
11 31 (6.71%) Oracle Database 10g
12 30 (6.49%) Oracle Database 11g
13 24 (5.19%) BusinessObjects
14 21 (4.55%) Oracle Reports
15 18 (3.90%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
16 16 (3.46%) Oracle8/8i Database
17 15 (3.25%) Azure SQL Database
17 15 (3.25%) Big Data
17 15 (3.25%) Oracle9i Database
18 10 (2.16%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 55 (11.90%) Git (software)
2 24 (5.19%) Bitbucket
3 23 (4.98%) JUnit
4 22 (4.76%) PVCS
5 19 (4.11%) Jenkins
5 19 (4.11%) Selenium
6 16 (3.46%) Talend Open Studio
7 14 (3.03%) Maven
8 13 (2.81%) Ant
8 13 (2.81%) Dreamweaver
9 12 (2.60%) Cucumber
9 12 (2.60%) Visual Studio
10 11 (2.38%) Hudson
11 10 (2.16%) Oracle Forms
12 9 (1.95%) Subversion
13 8 (1.73%) Octopus Deploy
14 7 (1.52%) Gradle
14 7 (1.52%) JBehave
15 6 (1.30%) Appium
15 6 (1.30%) SoapUI
General
1 103 (22.29%) Finance
2 41 (8.87%) Banking
3 16 (3.46%) Investment Banking
4 7 (1.52%) Automotive
4 7 (1.52%) Legal
5 6 (1.30%) Manufacturing
6 5 (1.08%) Publishing
7 4 (0.87%) Marketing
7 4 (0.87%) Retail
8 2 (0.43%) Back Office
8 2 (0.43%) Front Office
9 1 (0.22%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 298 (64.50%) Developer
2 93 (20.13%) Senior Developer
3 82 (17.75%) SQL Developer
4 66 (14.29%) Java Developer
5 55 (11.90%) Analyst
6 45 (9.74%) .NET Developer
7 33 (7.14%) Oracle Developer
7 33 (7.14%) Senior SQL Developer
8 31 (6.71%) C# Developer
9 27 (5.84%) Software Developer
10 25 (5.41%) Senior Java Developer
11 23 (4.98%) Database Developer
12 21 (4.55%) SQL Analyst
12 21 (4.55%) SQL Database Developer
13 20 (4.33%) ASP.NET Developer
14 19 (4.11%) Support Analyst
15 18 (3.90%) Business Intelligence Developer
15 18 (3.90%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer
16 17 (3.68%) Applications Support
16 17 (3.68%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 109 (23.59%) .NET
2 78 (16.88%) HTML
2 78 (16.88%) XML
3 76 (16.45%) ASP.NET
4 57 (12.34%) CSS
5 54 (11.69%) Spring
6 51 (11.04%) ASP.NET MVC
7 38 (8.23%) AngularJS
7 38 (8.23%) jQuery
8 37 (8.01%) HTML5
9 33 (7.14%) SOAP
10 30 (6.49%) JSON
11 26 (5.63%) Hibernate
11 26 (5.63%) Web Services
12 23 (4.98%) Ajax
13 22 (4.76%) J2EE
14 21 (4.55%) JMS
15 20 (4.33%) CSS3
16 17 (3.68%) Entity Framework
17 16 (3.46%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 48 (10.39%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (5.19%) Credit Risk
3 21 (4.55%) Hedge funds
4 18 (3.90%) Enterprise Software
5 15 (3.25%) Computer Science
6 13 (2.81%) Derivative
7 8 (1.73%) 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 (1.08%) Fixed Income
10 5 (1.08%) 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 69 (14.94%) Unix
2 32 (6.93%) Linux
3 28 (6.06%) Windows
4 11 (2.38%) AIX
5 8 (1.73%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (1.73%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (1.52%) Windows Server
7 5 (1.08%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (1.08%) 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
1 173 (37.45%) Agile Software Development
2 71 (15.37%) MVC
3 62 (13.42%) OO
4 61 (13.20%) Business Intelligence
5 60 (12.99%) SDLC
6 57 (12.34%) TDD
7 54 (11.69%) ETL
8 44 (9.52%) Scrum
9 40 (8.66%) ITIL
10 34 (7.36%) Software Engineering
11 33 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
11 33 (7.14%) Web Development
12 32 (6.93%) Data Modelling
12 32 (6.93%) Performance Tuning
13 30 (6.49%) Analytics
14 29 (6.28%) Data Analysis
14 29 (6.28%) Unit Testing
15 27 (5.84%) OOD
15 27 (5.84%) SOA
16 24 (5.19%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 130 (28.14%) Java
2 117 (25.32%) C#
3 102 (22.08%) PL/SQL
4 86 (18.61%) JavaScript
5 81 (17.53%) T-SQL
6 49 (10.61%) VB.NET
7 33 (7.14%) Python
8 30 (6.49%) VBA
9 23 (4.98%) PowerShell
10 20 (4.33%) Perl
11 18 (3.90%) Shell Script
12 12 (2.60%) C++
12 12 (2.60%) PHP
13 11 (2.38%) VB
14 10 (2.16%) TypeScript
15 9 (1.95%) Bash Shell
16 8 (1.73%) Scala
17 5 (1.08%) Assembly Language
17 5 (1.08%) CLIST
17 5 (1.08%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 27 (5.84%) Degree
2 21 (4.55%) Security Cleared
3 6 (1.30%) HND
4 5 (1.08%) 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 42 (9.09%) QA
2 21 (4.55%) Basel III
3 13 (2.81%) Data Quality
4 8 (1.73%) MiFID
4 8 (1.73%) 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 (6.49%) Active Directory
2 7 (1.52%) Hyper-V
2 7 (1.52%) XenApp
3 5 (1.08%) Docker
3 5 (1.08%) Job Entry Subsystem
3 5 (1.08%) Time Sharing Option
3 5 (1.08%) 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
1 126 (27.27%) Oracle
2 78 (16.88%) Microsoft
3 31 (6.71%) Perforce
4 26 (5.63%) MicroStrategy
5 20 (4.33%) Sybase
6 18 (3.90%) IBM
7 16 (3.46%) Talend
8 14 (3.03%) Adobe
9 12 (2.60%) Citrix
9 12 (2.60%) SAP
10 9 (1.95%) VMware
11 8 (1.73%) Cognos
12 7 (1.52%) Cisco
13 6 (1.30%) CyberArk
14 5 (1.08%) CA
14 5 (1.08%) CommVault
14 5 (1.08%) Splunk
15 4 (0.87%) HP
15 4 (0.87%) JD Edwards
15 4 (0.87%) TIBCO
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Posted: Yesterday
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