The table below looks at the statistics for SQL 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 over the 3 months to 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 3 4 1
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -3
Permanent jobs citing SQL 15 6 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Livingston 31.25% 22.22% 64.52%
As % of the Programming Languages category 62.50% 42.86% 95.24%
Number of salaries quoted 13 6 13
Average salary £35,000 £35,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.40% -1.38%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +5.47%
SQL
West Lothian

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Livingston region.

Programming Languages Category
Livingston
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
24 14 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Livingston 50.00% 51.85% 67.74%
Number of salaries quoted 20 13 14
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £33,700
10% offered a salary of more than £42,100 £36,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Livingston

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL across the Livingston region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Livingston

SQL
Salary Trend in Livingston

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

SQL Salary Trend in Livingston

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Livingston

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Livingston region citing SQL 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.

1 17 (48.57%) .NET
2 16 (45.71%) Microsoft
2 16 (45.71%) C#
3 15 (42.86%) SQL Server
3 15 (42.86%) Finance
4 14 (40.00%) ASP.NET
4 14 (40.00%) Web Services
5 13 (37.14%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (34.29%) QA
6 12 (34.29%) User Acceptance Testing
6 12 (34.29%) Security Testing
6 12 (34.29%) T-SQL
7 11 (31.43%) VB.NET
7 11 (31.43%) IIS
7 11 (31.43%) Performance Testing
7 11 (31.43%) System Testing
7 11 (31.43%) SDLC
8 10 (28.57%) Software Delivery
8 10 (28.57%) Computer Science
8 10 (28.57%) Selenium
8 10 (28.57%) Release Management
8 10 (28.57%) Automated Testing
8 10 (28.57%) Business Analysis
8 10 (28.57%) CSS
9 9 (25.71%) SQL Server 2008
10 6 (17.14%) Python
10 6 (17.14%) OO
10 6 (17.14%) iOS Development
10 6 (17.14%) Relational Database
10 6 (17.14%) Telerik

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Livingston by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Livingston region citing SQL 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (31.43%) IIS
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle Spatial
Applications
1 3 (8.57%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.86%) FTP
1 1 (2.86%) Internet
1 1 (2.86%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 9 (25.71%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (17.14%) Relational Database
4 3 (8.57%) RDBMS
4 3 (8.57%) MongoDB
5 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (5.71%) OLAP
5 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 2 (5.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (2.86%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.86%) Oracle Discoverer
6 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 10 (28.57%) Selenium
2 3 (8.57%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (8.57%) Xcode
3 1 (2.86%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (2.86%) Oracle Forms
General
1 15 (42.86%) Finance
2 2 (5.71%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.86%) Banking
3 1 (2.86%) Billing
Job Titles
1 17 (48.57%) Developer
2 14 (40.00%) Analyst
3 13 (37.14%) Test Analyst
4 9 (25.71%) .NET Developer
5 8 (22.86%) QA Test Analyst
5 8 (22.86%) QA Analyst
6 7 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
6 7 (20.00%) Automation Tester
6 7 (20.00%) Senior QA Analyst
6 7 (20.00%) Senior QA Test Analyst
6 7 (20.00%) Senior Test Analyst
6 7 (20.00%) Tester
7 5 (14.29%) Senior Tester
7 5 (14.29%) Senior QA Tester
7 5 (14.29%) Senior Automation Tester
7 5 (14.29%) QA Tester
8 3 (8.57%) SQL Developer
8 3 (8.57%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (8.57%) Senior .NET Developer
8 3 (8.57%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (48.57%) .NET
2 14 (40.00%) ASP.NET
2 14 (40.00%) Web Services
3 10 (28.57%) CSS
4 4 (11.43%) HTML
5 3 (8.57%) Ruby on Rails
5 3 (8.57%) .NET Framework
5 3 (8.57%) LINQ
5 3 (8.57%) jQuery
5 3 (8.57%) HTML5
5 3 (8.57%) Entity Framework
5 3 (8.57%) CSS3
5 3 (8.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 3 (8.57%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (2.86%) XML
6 1 (2.86%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 10 (28.57%) Computer Science
2 3 (8.57%) iPhone
2 3 (8.57%) EPoS
2 3 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.86%) DTV
3 1 (2.86%) Web 2.0
3 1 (2.86%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (14.29%) Apple iOS
2 4 (11.43%) Android
3 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.86%) UNIX
3 1 (2.86%) Windows
3 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (37.14%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (34.29%) User Acceptance Testing
2 12 (34.29%) Security Testing
3 11 (31.43%) System Testing
3 11 (31.43%) Performance Testing
3 11 (31.43%) SDLC
4 10 (28.57%) Software Delivery
4 10 (28.57%) Automated Testing
4 10 (28.57%) Business Analysis
4 10 (28.57%) Release Management
5 6 (17.14%) OO
5 6 (17.14%) iOS Development
6 4 (11.43%) Android Development
6 4 (11.43%) Responsive Web Design
6 4 (11.43%) Web Development
7 3 (8.57%) MVC
7 3 (8.57%) OOP
7 3 (8.57%) OOA/OOD
8 2 (5.71%) Service Management
8 2 (5.71%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 16 (45.71%) C#
2 12 (34.29%) T-SQL
3 11 (31.43%) VB.NET
4 6 (17.14%) Python
5 4 (11.43%) JavaScript
6 3 (8.57%) Objective-C
6 3 (8.57%) Ruby
7 2 (5.71%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (5.71%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (34.29%) QA
2 1 (2.86%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.86%) SLA
2 1 (2.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 16 (45.71%) Microsoft
2 6 (17.14%) Telerik
3 2 (5.71%) Google
3 2 (5.71%) Oracle
Livingston
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago