The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 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 over the 3 months to 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 6 4 28
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +24
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 13 15 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 22.03% 20.27% 2.29%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 81.25% 65.22% 6.52%
Number of salaries quoted 12 12 1
Average salary £35,000 £33,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
SQL Server
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
16 23 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 27.12% 31.08% 35.11%
Number of salaries quoted 12 17 17
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £24,700 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £68,500 £39,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

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

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

SQL Server
Salary Trend in West Lothian

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

SQL Server Salary Trend in West Lothian

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in West Lothian

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server across the West Lothian region over the 3 months to 6 March 2015.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in West Lothian

SQL Server
Job Locations in West Lothian

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server within the West Lothian region over the 3 months to 6 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Livingston -4 9 £35,000 +7.69% 2
SQL Server
Scotland

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the West Lothian 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 23 (95.83%) C#
1 23 (95.83%) .NET
2 19 (79.17%) ASP.NET
3 15 (62.50%) JavaScript
4 14 (58.33%) jQuery
5 12 (50.00%) WCF
5 12 (50.00%) MVC
5 12 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (45.83%) .NET Framework
7 9 (37.50%) CSS
7 9 (37.50%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 8 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 8 (33.33%) Degree
8 8 (33.33%) NHibernate
8 8 (33.33%) Software Engineering
9 7 (29.17%) MySQL
9 7 (29.17%) HTML
9 7 (29.17%) SQL Server 2008
9 7 (29.17%) VB.NET
10 6 (25.00%) Unit Testing
10 6 (25.00%) HTML5
10 6 (25.00%) Android
10 6 (25.00%) Android Development
10 6 (25.00%) iOS Development
10 6 (25.00%) Apple iOS
10 6 (25.00%) SQL
10 6 (25.00%) T-SQL
11 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
12 4 (16.67%) E-Commerce
12 4 (16.67%) IIS

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the West Lothian 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (16.67%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (29.17%) MySQL
1 7 (29.17%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (8.33%) Oracle Database
2 2 (8.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (4.17%) SSDT
3 1 (4.17%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (4.17%) Informix
3 1 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (4.17%) RDBMS
3 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 4 (16.67%) Selenium
2 1 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (8.33%) Finance
1 2 (8.33%) Local Government
2 1 (4.17%) Banking
Job Titles
1 19 (79.17%) Developer
2 12 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 8 (33.33%) Software Developer
4 4 (16.67%) ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (12.50%) Software Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) .NET Software Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Lead Software Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Senior Developer
6 2 (8.33%) C# Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Applications Support Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Senior Software Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Database Developer
7 1 (4.17%) SQL Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Senior Software Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Senior C# Developer
7 1 (4.17%) SQL Database Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Database Specialist
7 1 (4.17%) Support Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Applications Support
7 1 (4.17%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (95.83%) .NET
2 19 (79.17%) ASP.NET
3 14 (58.33%) jQuery
4 12 (50.00%) WCF
5 11 (45.83%) .NET Framework
6 9 (37.50%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 9 (37.50%) CSS
7 8 (33.33%) NHibernate
7 8 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 7 (29.17%) HTML
9 6 (25.00%) HTML5
10 1 (4.17%) PLINQ
10 1 (4.17%) COM
10 1 (4.17%) Web Services
10 1 (4.17%) XML
10 1 (4.17%) WinForms
10 1 (4.17%) Managed Extensibility Framework
10 1 (4.17%) Task Parallel Library
10 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 1 (4.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.17%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.17%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 6 (25.00%) Android
1 6 (25.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (8.33%) Windows
2 2 (8.33%) Linux
3 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (50.00%) MVC
1 12 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 6 (25.00%) Unit Testing
3 6 (25.00%) Android Development
3 6 (25.00%) iOS Development
4 4 (16.67%) Scrum
4 4 (16.67%) E-Commerce
5 3 (12.50%) Web Development
6 2 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (8.33%) Responsive Web Design
7 1 (4.17%) Analytics
7 1 (4.17%) Mobile Application Development
7 1 (4.17%) Logical Data Model
7 1 (4.17%) Physical Data Model
7 1 (4.17%) Resource Management
7 1 (4.17%) Kanban
7 1 (4.17%) ITIL V2
7 1 (4.17%) Incident Management
7 1 (4.17%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 23 (95.83%) C#
2 15 (62.50%) JavaScript
3 7 (29.17%) VB.NET
4 6 (25.00%) SQL
4 6 (25.00%) T-SQL
5 3 (12.50%) C
6 2 (8.33%) C++
Qualifications
1 8 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) ISO 9001
1 1 (4.17%) SLA
1 1 (4.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
2 3 (12.50%) Oracle
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