The first table below looks at the demand for SQL Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the Livingston region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Livingston region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 7 24 14
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -10
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 6 10 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Livingston 10.00% 8.00% 3.23%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 37.50% 17.24% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 2
Average salary £35,000 £31,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.00% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,250 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £32,250 £39,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Livingston
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
16 58 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Livingston 26.67% 46.40% 22.58%
Number of salaries quoted 14 17 12
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
SQL Server
West Lothian

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Livingston

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Livingston region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Livingston

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Livingston

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Livingston region.

SQL Server Salary Trend in Livingston

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in Livingston

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Livingston region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Livingston

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Livingston

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Livingston region citing SQL Server also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SQL Server.

1 13 (81.25%) .NET
2 10 (62.50%) VB.NET
3 9 (56.25%) ASP.NET
3 9 (56.25%) CSS
3 9 (56.25%) HTML
3 9 (56.25%) JavaScript
3 9 (56.25%) SQL
4 8 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (31.25%) C#
6 4 (25.00%) Oracle
6 4 (25.00%) HTML5
6 4 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (25.00%) jQuery
6 4 (25.00%) Unit Testing
6 4 (25.00%) Ajax
6 4 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (25.00%) .NET Framework
6 4 (25.00%) CSS3
6 4 (25.00%) KnockoutJS
7 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (18.75%) Mobile App
7 3 (18.75%) Mobile Application Development
7 3 (18.75%) Oracle Database
7 3 (18.75%) Retail
7 3 (18.75%) Telerik
7 3 (18.75%) Oracle Workflow
7 3 (18.75%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (18.75%) JSON
7 3 (18.75%) RESTful
7 3 (18.75%) Windows 7

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Livingston by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Livingston region citing SQL Server also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SQL Server. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (18.75%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (6.25%) Gentran
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (18.75%) Oracle Database
3 3 (18.75%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (6.25%) NUnit
General
1 3 (18.75%) Retail
2 2 (12.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 12 (75.00%) Developer
2 8 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Systems Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Support Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) IT Support
4 2 (12.50%) IT Support Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) C# Developer
5 1 (6.25%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Web Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (81.25%) .NET
2 9 (56.25%) ASP.NET
2 9 (56.25%) CSS
2 9 (56.25%) HTML
3 4 (25.00%) HTML5
3 4 (25.00%) jQuery
3 4 (25.00%) Ajax
3 4 (25.00%) .NET Framework
3 4 (25.00%) CSS3
3 4 (25.00%) KnockoutJS
4 3 (18.75%) JSON
4 3 (18.75%) RESTful
4 3 (18.75%) XML
5 1 (6.25%) WCF
5 1 (6.25%) LINQ
5 1 (6.25%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (6.25%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Mobile App
2 2 (12.50%) GIS
3 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
1 3 (18.75%) Windows 7
1 3 (18.75%) Windows
1 3 (18.75%) Windows XP
1 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) Unit Testing
2 3 (18.75%) Mobile Application Development
2 3 (18.75%) Workflow
3 2 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (12.50%) Business Development
4 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
4 1 (6.25%) Supplier Management
4 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (6.25%) Scrum
4 1 (6.25%) MVC
4 1 (6.25%) OOD
4 1 (6.25%) SOA
4 1 (6.25%) OO
4 1 (6.25%) CRM
4 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 10 (62.50%) VB.NET
2 9 (56.25%) JavaScript
2 9 (56.25%) SQL
3 5 (31.25%) C#
4 3 (18.75%) T-SQL
5 1 (6.25%) VBScript
5 1 (6.25%) Perl
5 1 (6.25%) PL/SQL
5 1 (6.25%) C++
5 1 (6.25%) Java
5 1 (6.25%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) ISO 9001
2 2 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (18.75%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.25%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Oracle
2 3 (18.75%) Telerik
2 3 (18.75%) Symantec
3 1 (6.25%) Kofax
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