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 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
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 1 2 1
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Permanent jobs citing SQL 20 23 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Livingston 46.51% 45.10% 57.30%
As % of the Programming Languages category 76.92% 63.89% 83.61%
Number of salaries quoted 19 21 23
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,500 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +6.94%
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
26 36 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Livingston 60.47% 70.59% 68.54%
Number of salaries quoted 24 33 24
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,750 £41,000 £37,500
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
Salary Histogram in Livingston

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL across the Livingston region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

SQL Salary Histogram in Livingston

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Livingston

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 21 (60.00%) C#
2 16 (45.71%) .NET
3 15 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (40.00%) SQL Server
4 14 (40.00%) ASP.NET
4 14 (40.00%) Microsoft
5 13 (37.14%) Finance
6 11 (31.43%) Web Services
6 11 (31.43%) T-SQL
6 11 (31.43%) SDLC
7 10 (28.57%) QA
7 10 (28.57%) VB.NET
7 10 (28.57%) CSS
8 9 (25.71%) Selenium
8 9 (25.71%) User Acceptance Testing
8 9 (25.71%) Security Testing
8 9 (25.71%) SQL Server 2008
9 8 (22.86%) Performance Testing
9 8 (22.86%) System Testing
9 8 (22.86%) Automated Testing
9 8 (22.86%) IIS
10 7 (20.00%) Business Analysis
10 7 (20.00%) Release Management
10 7 (20.00%) Software Delivery
10 7 (20.00%) Computer Science
11 6 (17.14%) iOS Development
11 6 (17.14%) Relational Database
11 6 (17.14%) Telerik
12 5 (14.29%) OO
12 5 (14.29%) Apple iOS

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Livingston by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 8 (22.86%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (8.57%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.86%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (25.71%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (17.14%) Relational Database
4 3 (8.57%) RDBMS
5 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (5.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (5.71%) MongoDB
5 2 (5.71%) OLAP
5 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 9 (25.71%) Selenium
2 3 (8.57%) Xcode
2 3 (8.57%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 13 (37.14%) Finance
2 2 (5.71%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.86%) Banking
3 1 (2.86%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 16 (45.71%) Developer
2 11 (31.43%) Analyst
3 10 (28.57%) Test Analyst
4 9 (25.71%) .NET Developer
5 6 (17.14%) Automation Tester
5 6 (17.14%) Tester
5 6 (17.14%) QA Test Analyst
5 6 (17.14%) QA Analyst
6 5 (14.29%) Senior Test Analyst
6 5 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
6 5 (14.29%) Senior QA Analyst
6 5 (14.29%) Senior QA Test Analyst
7 4 (11.43%) C Software Engineer
7 4 (11.43%) C++ Software Engineer
7 4 (11.43%) Software Engineer
8 3 (8.57%) C# Developer
8 3 (8.57%) Senior Developer
8 3 (8.57%) Senior Tester
8 3 (8.57%) ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (8.57%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (45.71%) .NET
2 14 (40.00%) ASP.NET
3 11 (31.43%) Web Services
4 10 (28.57%) CSS
5 4 (11.43%) Entity Framework
5 4 (11.43%) .NET Framework
5 4 (11.43%) HTML
6 3 (8.57%) jQuery
6 3 (8.57%) HTML5
6 3 (8.57%) LINQ
6 3 (8.57%) ASP.NET Web API
6 3 (8.57%) CSS3
6 3 (8.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (5.71%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.71%) iPhone
3 2 (5.71%) EPoS
4 1 (2.86%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (14.29%) Apple iOS
2 4 (11.43%) Android
3 1 (2.86%) UNIX
3 1 (2.86%) Windows
3 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (31.43%) SDLC
3 9 (25.71%) User Acceptance Testing
3 9 (25.71%) Security Testing
4 8 (22.86%) Performance Testing
4 8 (22.86%) System Testing
4 8 (22.86%) Automated Testing
5 7 (20.00%) Business Analysis
5 7 (20.00%) Release Management
5 7 (20.00%) Software Delivery
6 6 (17.14%) iOS Development
7 5 (14.29%) OO
8 4 (11.43%) Responsive Web Design
8 4 (11.43%) Android Development
8 4 (11.43%) Software Engineering
8 4 (11.43%) Web Development
8 4 (11.43%) MVC
9 3 (8.57%) OOA/OOD
10 2 (5.71%) Performance Tuning
10 2 (5.71%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 21 (60.00%) C#
2 11 (31.43%) T-SQL
3 10 (28.57%) VB.NET
4 4 (11.43%) Python
4 4 (11.43%) C
4 4 (11.43%) PL/SQL
4 4 (11.43%) C++
5 3 (8.57%) JavaScript
6 2 (5.71%) Ruby
6 2 (5.71%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 2 (5.71%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (28.57%) QA
2 1 (2.86%) SLA
2 1 (2.86%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 14 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (17.14%) Telerik
3 4 (11.43%) Oracle
4 2 (5.71%) Google
Livingston, West Lothian
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £38000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago