The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 5 11 20
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +9
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 12 5 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Livingston 27.91% 9.80% 10.11%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 60.00% 29.41% 18.75%
Number of salaries quoted 11 4 2
Average salary £35,000 £36,250 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.44% +13.28%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
SQL Server
West Lothian

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in permanent jobs advertised in the Livingston region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Livingston
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
20 17 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Livingston 46.51% 33.33% 53.93%
Number of salaries quoted 19 15 18
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +4.16%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

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 29 May 2015.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Livingston

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Livingston

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 18 (85.71%) .NET
2 16 (76.19%) C#
3 14 (66.67%) SQL
3 14 (66.67%) ASP.NET
4 12 (57.14%) T-SQL
5 11 (52.38%) VB.NET
6 10 (47.62%) CSS
6 10 (47.62%) SQL Server 2008
7 7 (33.33%) iOS Development
8 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
8 6 (28.57%) Apple iOS
9 5 (23.81%) Web Development
10 4 (19.05%) Telerik
10 4 (19.05%) Xcode
10 4 (19.05%) Software Engineering
10 4 (19.05%) Android
10 4 (19.05%) Android Development
10 4 (19.05%) Responsive Web Design
10 4 (19.05%) Relational Database
11 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
11 3 (14.29%) Degree
11 3 (14.29%) MS Excel
11 3 (14.29%) HTML
11 3 (14.29%) JavaScript
12 2 (9.52%) C++
12 2 (9.52%) C
12 2 (9.52%) Oracle
12 2 (9.52%) Windows
12 2 (9.52%) Linux
12 2 (9.52%) OOP

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Livingston by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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.

Applications
1 3 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) Firewall
1 1 (4.76%) SAN
1 1 (4.76%) LAN
1 1 (4.76%) WAN
1 1 (4.76%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (47.62%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (19.05%) Relational Database
3 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 2 (9.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (9.52%) MongoDB
3 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (9.52%) Oracle Database
4 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (4.76%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (19.05%) Xcode
General
1 1 (4.76%) Banking
1 1 (4.76%) Local Government
1 1 (4.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (57.14%) Developer
2 7 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 3 (14.29%) Applications Support
3 3 (14.29%) Software Developer
3 3 (14.29%) Software Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Database Specialist
4 2 (9.52%) C# Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Lead Software Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (4.76%) AWS Developer
5 1 (4.76%) .NET Software Developer
5 1 (4.76%) SQL Database Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Applications Support Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Systems Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Database Developer
5 1 (4.76%) SQL Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (85.71%) .NET
2 14 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 10 (47.62%) CSS
4 3 (14.29%) HTML
5 2 (9.52%) .NET Framework
5 2 (9.52%) Ruby on Rails
5 2 (9.52%) WCF
5 2 (9.52%) HTML5
6 1 (4.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (4.76%) Entity Framework
6 1 (4.76%) jQuery
6 1 (4.76%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.52%) EPoS
2 2 (9.52%) iPhone
3 1 (4.76%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.76%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (28.57%) Apple iOS
2 4 (19.05%) Android
3 2 (9.52%) Windows
3 2 (9.52%) Linux
3 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) iOS Development
2 5 (23.81%) Web Development
3 4 (19.05%) Software Engineering
3 4 (19.05%) Android Development
3 4 (19.05%) Responsive Web Design
4 2 (9.52%) OOP
4 2 (9.52%) OO
4 2 (9.52%) Service Management
4 2 (9.52%) MVC
4 2 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (9.52%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (4.76%) Mobile Application Development
5 1 (4.76%) Logical Data Model
5 1 (4.76%) Physical Data Model
5 1 (4.76%) ITIL V2
5 1 (4.76%) Incident Management
5 1 (4.76%) Scrum
5 1 (4.76%) ITSM
5 1 (4.76%) Data Modelling
5 1 (4.76%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 16 (76.19%) C#
2 14 (66.67%) SQL
3 12 (57.14%) T-SQL
4 11 (52.38%) VB.NET
5 3 (14.29%) JavaScript
6 2 (9.52%) C++
6 2 (9.52%) C
6 2 (9.52%) Ruby
6 2 (9.52%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (4.76%) ISO 9001
1 1 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 4 (19.05%) Telerik
3 2 (9.52%) Oracle