The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Lothian region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank - 12 25
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 0 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian - 8.33% 0.93%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 18.18% 2.78%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 1
Average salary - £28,750 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.73%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
SQL Server 2008
Scotland

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 West Lothian region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
West Lothian
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
14 22 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 31.11% 45.83% 33.64%
Number of salaries quoted 12 18 22
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the West Lothian region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in West Lothian

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the West Lothian region.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in West Lothian

SQL Server 2008
Top 15 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the West Lothian region citing SQL Server 2008 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 2008.

1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 3 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Xcode
1 3 (100.00%) Retail
1 3 (100.00%) Telerik
1 3 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 3 (100.00%) iOS Development
1 3 (100.00%) Relational Database

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the West Lothian region citing SQL Server 2008 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 2008. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Xcode
General
1 3 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 3 (100.00%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Telerik
Livingston
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago