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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 6 18 14
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -4
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 9 1 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 16.67% 1.85% 10.14%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 60.00% 4.55% 26.92%
Number of salaries quoted 9 1 12
Average salary £35,000 £33,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.06% +4.76%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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
15 22 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 27.78% 40.74% 37.68%
Number of salaries quoted 13 19 33
Average salary £37,500 £36,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.04% -2.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £36,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,000 £42,500
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 16 September 2014.

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 16 September 2014. 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 +10 7 £35,000 +6.06% 4
SQL Server
Scotland

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 17 (100.00%) .NET
2 14 (82.35%) ASP.NET
3 10 (58.82%) CSS
4 8 (47.06%) T-SQL
4 8 (47.06%) VB.NET
4 8 (47.06%) C#
4 8 (47.06%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (41.18%) SQL
6 6 (35.29%) JavaScript
6 6 (35.29%) Microsoft
6 6 (35.29%) jQuery
6 6 (35.29%) Telerik
7 5 (29.41%) Xcode
7 5 (29.41%) .NET Framework
7 5 (29.41%) Apple iOS
7 5 (29.41%) MS Excel
7 5 (29.41%) iOS Development
8 4 (23.53%) Relational Database
8 4 (23.53%) HTML
8 4 (23.53%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 4 (23.53%) WCF
8 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (23.53%) Retail
9 3 (17.65%) Degree
9 3 (17.65%) NHibernate
9 3 (17.65%) Mobile App
9 3 (17.65%) Mobile Application Development
9 3 (17.65%) Unit Testing
9 3 (17.65%) CRM
9 3 (17.65%) ERP

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 1 (5.88%) IIS
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 5 (29.41%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (47.06%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (23.53%) Relational Database
3 2 (11.76%) MySQL
3 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (29.41%) Xcode
2 2 (11.76%) Visual Studio
3 1 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (23.53%) Retail
2 3 (17.65%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 17 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (35.29%) Software Developer
3 5 (29.41%) Systems Developer
4 4 (23.53%) .NET Developer
5 3 (17.65%) Senior Developer
6 1 (5.88%) C# Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Software Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (5.88%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (5.88%) .NET Software Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Lead Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (100.00%) .NET
2 14 (82.35%) ASP.NET
3 10 (58.82%) CSS
4 6 (35.29%) jQuery
5 5 (29.41%) .NET Framework
6 4 (23.53%) HTML
6 4 (23.53%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 4 (23.53%) WCF
7 3 (17.65%) NHibernate
7 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 2 (11.76%) HTML5
8 2 (11.76%) Ajax
9 1 (5.88%) JSON
9 1 (5.88%) RESTful
9 1 (5.88%) CSS3
9 1 (5.88%) KnockoutJS
9 1 (5.88%) COM
9 1 (5.88%) SOAP
9 1 (5.88%) Web Services
9 1 (5.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Mobile App
1 3 (17.65%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (29.41%) Apple iOS
2 1 (5.88%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) iOS Development
2 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (17.65%) Mobile Application Development
3 3 (17.65%) Unit Testing
3 3 (17.65%) CRM
3 3 (17.65%) ERP
3 3 (17.65%) MVC
4 2 (11.76%) Scrum
4 2 (11.76%) Software Engineering
5 1 (5.88%) Android Development
5 1 (5.88%) E-Commerce
5 1 (5.88%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 8 (47.06%) T-SQL
1 8 (47.06%) VB.NET
1 8 (47.06%) C#
2 7 (41.18%) SQL
3 6 (35.29%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 6 (35.29%) Microsoft
1 6 (35.29%) Telerik
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle
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