Period
to 21 August 2017

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 21 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
21 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 5 5 4
Rank change year-on-year 0 -1 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL 505 569 609
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 22.20% 23.18% 24.84%
As % of the Programming Languages category 32.90% 37.83% 43.84%
Number of salaries quoted 221 268 362
Glasgow median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -11.11% +12.50%
10th Percentile £30,750 £28,275 £31,250
90th Percentile £58,750 £60,000 £62,500
Scotland median annual salary £40,000 £41,421 £42,500
% change year-on-year -3.43% -2.54% +6.25%

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 1535 1504 1389
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 67.47% 61.26% 56.65%
Number of salaries quoted 898 719 803
Glasgow median annual salary £45,000 £41,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.76% -3.53% +6.25%
10th Percentile £30,750 £28,450 £27,550
90th Percentile £71,250 £61,250 £62,500
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +2.50%

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 21 August 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 21 August 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.

1 218 (43.17%) Agile Software Development
2 188 (37.23%) Java
3 153 (30.30%) SQL Server
4 135 (26.73%) Relational Database
5 132 (26.14%) Oracle
6 111 (21.98%) C#
7 89 (17.62%) Finance
7 89 (17.62%) PL/SQL
8 88 (17.43%) TDD
9 87 (17.23%) .NET
10 86 (17.03%) Data Warehouse
11 85 (16.83%) OO
12 84 (16.63%) Microsoft
13 83 (16.44%) Spring
14 81 (16.04%) Scrum
15 77 (15.25%) XML
16 75 (14.85%) JavaScript
16 75 (14.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 73 (14.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 73 (14.46%) Unix
18 71 (14.06%) RDBMS
19 69 (13.66%) MVC
19 69 (13.66%) SDLC
20 68 (13.47%) Analytical Skills
20 68 (13.47%) HTML
21 66 (13.07%) Unit Testing
22 63 (12.48%) Banking
23 61 (12.08%) CSS
24 60 (11.88%) Degree
25 59 (11.68%) 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 30 (5.94%) Tomcat
2 22 (4.36%) SharePoint
3 17 (3.37%) SAS
4 14 (2.77%) IIS
5 10 (1.98%) CMS
6 9 (1.78%) Apache
6 9 (1.78%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 9 (1.78%) SharePoint 2013
7 8 (1.58%) WebSphere
8 7 (1.39%) Confluence
9 4 (0.79%) Apache Spark
9 4 (0.79%) CICS
9 4 (0.79%) WebLogic
10 3 (0.59%) BizTalk Server
10 3 (0.59%) JBoss
10 3 (0.59%) Oracle Coherence
10 3 (0.59%) Oracle Workflow
11 2 (0.40%) Drupal
11 2 (0.40%) MQSeries
11 2 (0.40%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 38 (7.52%) Microsoft Excel
2 18 (3.56%) Microsoft Office
3 8 (1.58%) Adobe Illustrator
3 8 (1.58%) Photoshop
4 6 (1.19%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.40%) Mingle
6 1 (0.20%) EngageOne
6 1 (0.20%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 13 (2.57%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.99%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 4 (0.79%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (0.59%) Cognos TM1
4 3 (0.59%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.40%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.40%) JDE EnterpriseOne
5 2 (0.40%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.20%) Dynamics SL
6 1 (0.20%) Endur
6 1 (0.20%) Hyperion Planning
6 1 (0.20%) Infor M3
6 1 (0.20%) IntelliMatch
6 1 (0.20%) JDE OneWorld
6 1 (0.20%) Movex
6 1 (0.20%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (0.20%) Oracle General Ledger
6 1 (0.20%) Oracle iProcurement
6 1 (0.20%) Oracle Payables
6 1 (0.20%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 26 (5.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (2.97%) Office 365
3 9 (1.78%) Cloud Computing
4 8 (1.58%) Amazon AWS
5 7 (1.39%) GitHub
6 5 (0.99%) SaaS
7 2 (0.40%) Dynamics 365
8 1 (0.20%) Azure Data Factory
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.58%) Intranet
2 7 (1.39%) Network Security
3 5 (0.99%) DNS
3 5 (0.99%) LAN
3 5 (0.99%) SAN
3 5 (0.99%) WAN
4 4 (0.79%) LDAP
4 4 (0.79%) SSL
4 4 (0.79%) TCP/IP
5 3 (0.59%) Firewall
5 3 (0.59%) HTTP
5 3 (0.59%) Kerberos
5 3 (0.59%) SMTP
6 2 (0.40%) DHCP
6 2 (0.40%) IPsec
6 2 (0.40%) SSH
6 2 (0.40%) VPN
7 1 (0.20%) IMAP
7 1 (0.20%) VLAN
7 1 (0.20%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 153 (30.30%) SQL Server
2 135 (26.73%) Relational Database
3 86 (17.03%) Data Warehouse
4 75 (14.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 73 (14.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 71 (14.06%) RDBMS
7 46 (9.11%) Oracle Database
8 30 (5.94%) Big Data
9 27 (5.35%) DB2
9 27 (5.35%) NoSQL
10 26 (5.15%) SQL Server 2012
11 23 (4.55%) Oracle Database 10g
12 21 (4.16%) Oracle Database 11g
13 15 (2.97%) BusinessObjects
13 15 (2.97%) MySQL
13 15 (2.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 12 (2.38%) Azure SQL Database
14 12 (2.38%) Oracle Reports
15 11 (2.18%) SQL Server 2005
16 10 (1.98%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 56 (11.09%) JUnit
2 52 (10.30%) Git (software)
3 37 (7.33%) Selenium
4 36 (7.13%) Jenkins
5 29 (5.74%) Maven
6 24 (4.75%) JIRA
7 23 (4.55%) Subversion
8 22 (4.36%) Cucumber
9 21 (4.16%) Team Foundation Server
10 19 (3.76%) TeamCity
11 16 (3.17%) Ant
12 14 (2.77%) Visual Studio
13 12 (2.38%) Hudson
13 12 (2.38%) Oracle Forms
14 11 (2.18%) Moq
14 11 (2.18%) NUnit
15 10 (1.98%) Gradle
15 10 (1.98%) JBehave
15 10 (1.98%) Octopus Deploy
16 9 (1.78%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 89 (17.62%) Finance
2 63 (12.48%) Banking
3 36 (7.13%) Investment Banking
4 17 (3.37%) Telecoms
5 11 (2.18%) Retail
6 10 (1.98%) Automotive
7 9 (1.78%) Front Office
8 7 (1.39%) Legal
9 6 (1.19%) Manufacturing
10 4 (0.79%) Prime Brokerage
11 2 (0.40%) Advertising
11 2 (0.40%) Games
11 2 (0.40%) Law
12 1 (0.20%) Back Office
12 1 (0.20%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 298 (59.01%) Developer
2 96 (19.01%) Senior Developer
3 85 (16.83%) Java Developer
4 68 (13.47%) Analyst
5 60 (11.88%) SQL Developer
6 48 (9.50%) .NET Developer
7 45 (8.91%) Senior Java Developer
8 27 (5.35%) C# Developer
8 27 (5.35%) Software Developer
9 26 (5.15%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 26 (5.15%) Consultant
10 20 (3.96%) Oracle Developer
11 19 (3.76%) ASP.NET Developer
12 17 (3.37%) Business Analyst
13 16 (3.17%) .NET Software Developer
13 16 (3.17%) DBA
13 16 (3.17%) Full Stack Developer
14 14 (2.77%) Lead Developer
14 14 (2.77%) Senior SQL Developer
14 14 (2.77%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (17.23%) .NET
2 83 (16.44%) Spring
3 77 (15.25%) XML
4 68 (13.47%) HTML
5 61 (12.08%) CSS
6 58 (11.49%) ASP.NET
7 54 (10.69%) SOAP
8 53 (10.50%) Web Services
9 52 (10.30%) Hibernate
10 41 (8.12%) ASP.NET MVC
10 41 (8.12%) JSON
11 36 (7.13%) HTML5
12 34 (6.73%) AngularJS
12 34 (6.73%) jQuery
13 28 (5.54%) CSS3
14 27 (5.35%) JMS
14 27 (5.35%) RESTful
15 25 (4.95%) Entity Framework
15 25 (4.95%) REST
16 22 (4.36%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 68 (13.47%) Analytical Skills
2 35 (6.93%) Computer Science
3 30 (5.94%) Greenfield Project
4 20 (3.96%) Enterprise Software
5 15 (2.97%) Management Information System
6 10 (1.98%) Credit Risk
6 10 (1.98%) User Experience
7 9 (1.78%) Hedge funds
8 8 (1.58%) Mainframe
8 8 (1.58%) Tandem
9 7 (1.39%) Algorithms
9 7 (1.39%) Data Structures
9 7 (1.39%) Derivative
9 7 (1.39%) OTC Derivatives
10 6 (1.19%) N-Tier
10 6 (1.19%) Robotics
11 5 (0.99%) Fintech
11 5 (0.99%) Fixed Income
12 4 (0.79%) Driving Licence
12 4 (0.79%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 73 (14.46%) Unix
2 57 (11.29%) Linux
3 33 (6.53%) Windows
4 15 (2.97%) AIX
5 8 (1.58%) Windows Server
5 8 (1.58%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (1.39%) Android
6 7 (1.39%) Apple iOS
7 6 (1.19%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (0.99%) Windows 2000
9 3 (0.59%) Solaris
9 3 (0.59%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (0.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (0.40%) Ubuntu
10 2 (0.40%) Windows 10
10 2 (0.40%) Windows 7
10 2 (0.40%) zOS
11 1 (0.20%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.20%) Tru64
11 1 (0.20%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 218 (43.17%) Agile Software Development
2 88 (17.43%) TDD
3 85 (16.83%) OO
4 81 (16.04%) Scrum
5 69 (13.66%) MVC
5 69 (13.66%) SDLC
6 66 (13.07%) Unit Testing
7 59 (11.68%) ETL
8 53 (10.50%) Business Intelligence
9 51 (10.10%) Test Automation
10 47 (9.31%) Software Engineering
11 45 (8.91%) Mentoring
12 44 (8.71%) Data Modelling
13 40 (7.92%) OOD
14 36 (7.13%) Analytics
14 36 (7.13%) Stakeholder Management
15 33 (6.53%) Continuous Integration
16 30 (5.94%) BDD
16 30 (5.94%) Performance Tuning
17 29 (5.74%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 188 (37.23%) Java
2 111 (21.98%) C#
3 89 (17.62%) PL/SQL
4 75 (14.85%) JavaScript
5 57 (11.29%) Python
5 57 (11.29%) T-SQL
6 29 (5.74%) Perl
7 26 (5.15%) PowerShell
8 25 (4.95%) VB.NET
9 19 (3.76%) C++
9 19 (3.76%) Shell Script
10 16 (3.17%) VBA
11 13 (2.57%) PHP
12 12 (2.38%) VB
13 10 (1.98%) Scala
14 9 (1.78%) Ruby
15 8 (1.58%) Bash Shell
15 8 (1.58%) TypeScript
16 5 (0.99%) Korn
16 5 (0.99%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 60 (11.88%) Degree
2 27 (5.35%) Security Cleared
3 15 (2.97%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (1.98%) ISEB
4 10 (1.98%) ISTQB
5 7 (1.39%) MCP
6 6 (1.19%) MCAD
6 6 (1.19%) MCSD
6 6 (1.19%) MCTS
6 6 (1.19%) OCP
6 6 (1.19%) Oracle Certification
6 6 (1.19%) SAP Certification
7 5 (0.99%) Numerate Degree
8 3 (0.59%) Computer Science Degree
9 2 (0.40%) PhD
9 2 (0.40%) SC Cleared
10 1 (0.20%) HND
10 1 (0.20%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (0.20%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (6.14%) QA
2 22 (4.36%) Data Quality
3 9 (1.78%) MiFID
4 6 (1.19%) Dodd-Frank
4 6 (1.19%) EMIR
5 5 (0.99%) Basel III
6 4 (0.79%) SLA
7 2 (0.40%) ISO 20022
7 2 (0.40%) PMO
8 1 (0.20%) GDPR
System Software
1 19 (3.76%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.79%) Hyper-V
3 3 (0.59%) Docker
3 3 (0.59%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.40%) Job Entry Subsystem
4 2 (0.40%) RACF
4 2 (0.40%) Time Sharing Option
5 1 (0.20%) Firmware
5 1 (0.20%) HDFS
5 1 (0.20%) LXC
5 1 (0.20%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.20%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (1.19%) Oracle RMAN
2 5 (0.99%) Data Guard
3 4 (0.79%) SCOM
4 3 (0.59%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
4 3 (0.59%) SCCM
5 2 (0.40%) Grafana
5 2 (0.40%) Nagios
5 2 (0.40%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.40%) Puppet
5 2 (0.40%) ZABBIX
5 2 (0.40%) zSecure
6 1 (0.20%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 132 (26.14%) Oracle
2 84 (16.63%) Microsoft
3 38 (7.52%) IBM
4 24 (4.75%) Sybase
5 18 (3.56%) Perforce
6 17 (3.37%) Informatica
6 17 (3.37%) MicroStrategy
7 13 (2.57%) Cognos
8 9 (1.78%) Talend
9 8 (1.58%) Adobe
9 8 (1.58%) Cognizant
10 7 (1.39%) Netezza
11 6 (1.19%) HP
11 6 (1.19%) SAP
11 6 (1.19%) Splunk
12 5 (0.99%) Verint
13 4 (0.79%) CyberArk
13 4 (0.79%) DataFlux
13 4 (0.79%) VMware
14 3 (0.59%) Citrix