Period
to 19 July 2019

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 19 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
19 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 3 3 5
Rank change year-on-year 0 +2 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL 513 808 513
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 27.23% 33.28% 23.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category 43.29% 50.19% 34.48%
Number of salaries quoted 398 580 225
Glasgow median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,838 £27,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £58,750
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +12.50% -

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 1,185 1,610 1,488
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 62.90% 66.31% 67.42%
Number of salaries quoted 836 1,162 867
Glasgow median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% +9.76%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £29,400
90th Percentile £65,000 £70,000 £71,250
Scotland median annual salary £44,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -2.22% +5.88% -

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 19 July 2019.

Salary histogram for SQL in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 19 July 2019, 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.

1 197 (38.40%) SQL Server
2 175 (34.11%) Agile Software Development
3 145 (28.27%) C#
4 133 (25.93%) Java
5 128 (24.95%) JavaScript
5 128 (24.95%) Finance
6 126 (24.56%) .NET
7 117 (22.81%) Microsoft
8 111 (21.64%) Git (software)
9 109 (21.25%) HTML
10 107 (20.86%) CSS
11 104 (20.27%) Oracle
12 101 (19.69%) Microsoft Azure
13 96 (18.71%) Python
14 88 (17.15%) MVC
15 87 (16.96%) T-SQL
16 78 (15.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 76 (14.81%) ASP.NET
18 73 (14.23%) AngularJS
19 72 (14.04%) ETL
20 69 (13.45%) Business Intelligence
20 69 (13.45%) Relational Database
20 69 (13.45%) Problem-Solving
21 68 (13.26%) TDD
22 67 (13.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
23 65 (12.67%) Web Services
24 64 (12.48%) PL/SQL
25 62 (12.09%) Analytical Skills
26 60 (11.70%) OO
27 58 (11.31%) Continuous Integration

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 16 (3.12%) Umbraco
2 10 (1.95%) Apache Spark
2 10 (1.95%) IIS
2 10 (1.95%) MQSeries
2 10 (1.95%) WebLogic
3 9 (1.75%) Tomcat
4 8 (1.56%) CloudStack
4 8 (1.56%) OpenStack
5 7 (1.36%) SharePoint
6 6 (1.17%) Apache
6 6 (1.17%) JBoss
6 6 (1.17%) SAS
7 5 (0.97%) CMS
7 5 (0.97%) WebSphere
8 4 (0.78%) Jetty
8 4 (0.78%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 3 (0.58%) IBM Notes
9 3 (0.58%) Oracle Service Bus
9 3 (0.58%) SharePoint 2010
9 3 (0.58%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 14 (2.73%) Microsoft Excel
2 10 (1.95%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (0.78%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (0.78%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (1.75%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (0.78%) Oracle BPM
3 3 (0.58%) Adobe Campaign
4 2 (0.39%) Elite 3E
4 2 (0.39%) HFM
4 2 (0.39%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (0.39%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.19%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.19%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.19%) Hyperion Planning
5 1 (0.19%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 101 (19.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 41 (7.99%) Power Platform
3 38 (7.41%) Amazon AWS
4 13 (2.53%) Cloud Computing
5 12 (2.34%) Office 365
6 9 (1.75%) Dynamics 365
7 6 (1.17%) SaaS
8 5 (0.97%) PaaS
9 4 (0.78%) Amazon S3
9 4 (0.78%) Azure Data Factory
10 3 (0.58%) Amazon EC2
10 3 (0.58%) AWS Lambda
10 3 (0.58%) OpenShift
10 3 (0.58%) Serverless
11 2 (0.39%) GitHub
11 2 (0.39%) Google Cloud Platform
12 1 (0.19%) Amazon EMR
12 1 (0.19%) Amazon SQS
12 1 (0.19%) AWS CloudFormation
12 1 (0.19%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 11 (2.14%) SSL
2 10 (1.95%) Internet
3 7 (1.36%) HTTP
4 6 (1.17%) Firewall
5 3 (0.58%) Cisco Firepower
5 3 (0.58%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (0.39%) AMQP
6 2 (0.39%) DNS
6 2 (0.39%) Intranet
6 2 (0.39%) IP Telephony
6 2 (0.39%) SNMP
6 2 (0.39%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.19%) DHCP
7 1 (0.19%) IPsec
7 1 (0.19%) LAN
7 1 (0.19%) NAS
7 1 (0.19%) SAN
7 1 (0.19%) VoIP
7 1 (0.19%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 197 (38.40%) SQL Server
2 78 (15.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 69 (13.45%) Relational Database
4 67 (13.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 57 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
6 53 (10.33%) Big Data
7 44 (8.58%) NoSQL
8 41 (7.99%) Power BI
9 38 (7.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 34 (6.63%) RDBMS
11 26 (5.07%) Hadoop
12 24 (4.68%) Azure SQL Database
13 22 (4.29%) PostgreSQL
14 17 (3.31%) Oracle Database
15 15 (2.92%) SQL Server 2012
16 14 (2.73%) QlikView
17 12 (2.34%) Apache Cassandra
18 11 (2.14%) Oracle Reports
19 10 (1.95%) Bigtable
19 10 (1.95%) SQL Server 2017
Development Applications
1 111 (21.64%) Git (software)
2 49 (9.55%) Jenkins
3 46 (8.97%) TeamCity
4 22 (4.29%) JIRA
5 19 (3.70%) Bitbucket
6 16 (3.12%) Maven
7 11 (2.14%) CA Release Automation
7 11 (2.14%) NUnit
7 11 (2.14%) Visual Studio
8 10 (1.95%) Oracle Forms
8 10 (1.95%) Subversion
9 8 (1.56%) Team Foundation Server
10 7 (1.36%) Axure RP
11 6 (1.17%) Cucumber
11 6 (1.17%) Hudson
11 6 (1.17%) Moq
11 6 (1.17%) Selenium
12 5 (0.97%) Ant
12 5 (0.97%) Gradle
12 5 (0.97%) SpecFlow
General
1 128 (24.95%) Finance
2 32 (6.24%) Financial Institution
3 24 (4.68%) Banking
4 12 (2.34%) Marketing
5 6 (1.17%) Manufacturing
6 5 (0.97%) Legal
6 5 (0.97%) Retail
7 4 (0.78%) Telecoms
8 3 (0.58%) Corporate Banking
8 3 (0.58%) Investment Banking
8 3 (0.58%) Law
9 2 (0.39%) Front Office
10 1 (0.19%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 291 (56.73%) Developer
2 67 (13.06%) Java Developer
3 62 (12.09%) .NET Developer
4 52 (10.14%) Senior Developer
5 46 (8.97%) Analyst
6 42 (8.19%) C# Developer
6 42 (8.19%) SQL Developer
7 30 (5.85%) Software Developer
8 27 (5.26%) DBA
9 26 (5.07%) SQL DBA
10 25 (4.87%) Lead Developer
11 21 (4.09%) Data Engineer
12 19 (3.70%) Team Leader
13 18 (3.51%) C# .NET Developer
13 18 (3.51%) SQL Server DBA
14 16 (3.12%) Senior .NET Developer
15 14 (2.73%) Platform Engineer
16 13 (2.53%) Business Intelligence Developer
16 13 (2.53%) Data Scientist
16 13 (2.53%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 126 (24.56%) .NET
2 109 (21.25%) HTML
3 107 (20.86%) CSS
4 76 (14.81%) ASP.NET
5 73 (14.23%) AngularJS
6 65 (12.67%) Web Services
7 53 (10.33%) RESTful
8 51 (9.94%) ASP.NET MVC
9 45 (8.77%) .NET Core
9 45 (8.77%) jQuery
10 41 (7.99%) React
11 36 (7.02%) SOAP
12 35 (6.82%) .NET Framework
13 34 (6.63%) XML
14 30 (5.85%) Entity Framework
15 27 (5.26%) Spring
16 22 (4.29%) HTML5
17 21 (4.09%) JSON
18 19 (3.70%) CSS3
18 19 (3.70%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 62 (12.09%) Analytical Skills
2 32 (6.24%) Greenfield Project
3 25 (4.87%) Enterprise Software
4 20 (3.90%) Robotics
4 20 (3.90%) Virtual Team
5 16 (3.12%) User Experience
6 15 (2.92%) Algorithms
7 12 (2.34%) Self-Motivation
8 10 (1.95%) Management Information System
9 9 (1.75%) Tandem
10 4 (0.78%) Clustering
10 4 (0.78%) Credit Risk
10 4 (0.78%) Internet of Things
10 4 (0.78%) Mobile App
11 3 (0.58%) Client/Server
11 3 (0.58%) Digital Media
11 3 (0.58%) iSeries
11 3 (0.58%) Marketing Technology
11 3 (0.58%) Replication
11 3 (0.58%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 42 (8.19%) Unix
1 42 (8.19%) Windows
2 40 (7.80%) Linux
3 19 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
4 17 (3.31%) Windows Server
5 6 (1.17%) Android
5 6 (1.17%) Apple iOS
5 6 (1.17%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (0.78%) Mac OS X
6 4 (0.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (0.58%) MVS
8 2 (0.39%) AIX
8 2 (0.39%) Mac OS
8 2 (0.39%) Solaris
8 2 (0.39%) Windows 10
8 2 (0.39%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 175 (34.11%) Agile Software Development
2 88 (17.15%) MVC
3 72 (14.04%) ETL
4 69 (13.45%) Business Intelligence
4 69 (13.45%) Problem-Solving
5 68 (13.26%) TDD
6 60 (11.70%) OO
7 58 (11.31%) Continuous Integration
8 48 (9.36%) Mentoring
9 45 (8.77%) SDLC
10 43 (8.38%) Analytics
11 42 (8.19%) Performance Tuning
11 42 (8.19%) Visualisation
12 40 (7.80%) Web Development
13 38 (7.41%) DevOps
14 37 (7.21%) Data Analysis
14 37 (7.21%) Test Automation
15 36 (7.02%) Data Modelling
15 36 (7.02%) Scrum
16 34 (6.63%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 145 (28.27%) C#
2 133 (25.93%) Java
3 128 (24.95%) JavaScript
4 96 (18.71%) Python
5 87 (16.96%) T-SQL
6 64 (12.48%) PL/SQL
7 38 (7.41%) PowerShell
8 26 (5.07%) Ruby
9 23 (4.48%) Bash Shell
10 22 (4.29%) R
11 21 (4.09%) Shell Script
12 14 (2.73%) C++
13 12 (2.34%) C
14 11 (2.14%) XPath
15 10 (1.95%) Java 8
15 10 (1.95%) Perl
16 7 (1.36%) TypeScript
16 7 (1.36%) VB
16 7 (1.36%) X++
17 5 (0.97%) VB6
Qualifications
1 25 (4.87%) Degree
2 20 (3.90%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (2.14%) HND
4 10 (1.95%) MCTS
5 9 (1.75%) MCSD
6 8 (1.56%) MCAD
7 7 (1.36%) CCNP
7 7 (1.36%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (0.97%) MCSE
9 4 (0.78%) CCNA
9 4 (0.78%) Computer Science Degree
10 3 (0.58%) ISTQB
10 3 (0.58%) MCSA
11 2 (0.39%) ISEB
11 2 (0.39%) MCDBA
11 2 (0.39%) MCITP
12 1 (0.19%) MCP
12 1 (0.19%) PhD
12 1 (0.19%) SAP Certification
12 1 (0.19%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (5.46%) QA
2 7 (1.36%) Data Quality
3 3 (0.58%) GDPR
3 3 (0.58%) SLA
4 2 (0.39%) SEPA
5 1 (0.19%) Actionable Recommendations
5 1 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 13 (2.53%) Docker
2 9 (1.75%) vSphere
3 8 (1.56%) Citrix Hypervisor
3 8 (1.56%) Xen
4 7 (1.36%) Active Directory
5 4 (0.78%) Hyper-V
6 3 (0.58%) Time Sharing Option
6 3 (0.58%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.19%) Apache Flume
7 1 (0.19%) HDFS
7 1 (0.19%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.19%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 38 (7.41%) Ansible
2 30 (5.85%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (2.14%) Terraform
4 8 (1.56%) Cobbler
4 8 (1.56%) Puppet
5 7 (1.36%) Kubernetes
6 4 (0.78%) BMC PATROL
7 3 (0.58%) ZABBIX
8 2 (0.39%) FortiGate
8 2 (0.39%) Plesk
9 1 (0.19%) Data Guard
9 1 (0.19%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
9 1 (0.19%) Hadoop YARN
9 1 (0.19%) Istio
9 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Clustering
9 1 (0.19%) Oracle Flashback
9 1 (0.19%) SCCM
9 1 (0.19%) Single Sign-On
9 1 (0.19%) WMI
9 1 (0.19%) WSUS
Vendors
1 117 (22.81%) Microsoft
2 104 (20.27%) Oracle
3 14 (2.73%) Tableau
4 9 (1.75%) IBM
5 8 (1.56%) Cisco
6 6 (1.17%) Sybase
7 5 (0.97%) Cognos
7 5 (0.97%) SAP
8 4 (0.78%) Ab Initio
8 4 (0.78%) CommVault
8 4 (0.78%) Databricks
8 4 (0.78%) Hyperion
8 4 (0.78%) Red Hat
9 3 (0.58%) Adobe
9 3 (0.58%) Lotus
9 3 (0.58%) NetApp
9 3 (0.58%) Roku
9 3 (0.58%) Teradata
9 3 (0.58%) Virgin Media
9 3 (0.58%) Xamarin