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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 9 9 4
Rank change year-on-year
0 -5
Permanent jobs citing SQL 3 5 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Livingston 17.65% 16.13% 18.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 20.00% 23.81% 69.23%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 5
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -21.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,300 £31,500 £31,200
10% offered a salary of more than £38,700 £37,500 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
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
15 21 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Livingston 88.24% 67.74% 26.00%
Number of salaries quoted 13 16 8
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £49,000 £48,400
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 19 December 2014, 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 4 (66.67%) Oracle
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) UNIX
2 3 (50.00%) Linux
2 3 (50.00%) C#
3 2 (33.33%) Lean Six Sigma
3 2 (33.33%) Data Management
3 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (33.33%) Six Sigma
3 2 (33.33%) MS Office
3 2 (33.33%) VB
3 2 (33.33%) Perl
3 2 (33.33%) User Experience
4 1 (16.67%) Finance
4 1 (16.67%) Local Government
4 1 (16.67%) PL/SQL
4 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (16.67%) QA
4 1 (16.67%) .NET
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
4 1 (16.67%) Web Services
4 1 (16.67%) WCF
4 1 (16.67%) jQuery
4 1 (16.67%) Selenium
4 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
4 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
4 1 (16.67%) MVC

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Livingston by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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.

Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Office
2 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Selenium
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Project Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) C Software Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Configuration Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Automation Tester
2 1 (16.67%) Software Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Tester
2 1 (16.67%) Software Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
1 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
1 1 (16.67%) Web Services
1 1 (16.67%) WCF
1 1 (16.67%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) User Experience
2 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) UNIX
1 3 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Data Management
2 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (33.33%) Six Sigma
2 2 (33.33%) Lean Six Sigma
3 1 (16.67%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (16.67%) Automation Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (16.67%) MVC
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (33.33%) Perl
2 2 (33.33%) VB
3 1 (16.67%) C
3 1 (16.67%) PL/SQL
3 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
3 1 (16.67%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
Livingston
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £36000.00 - £42000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Livingston, West Lothian
GE Energy Management
Salary: Competitive salary
Posted: 23 days ago
Livingston, West Lothian
GE Energy Management
Salary: Competitive salary
Posted: 23 days ago