The table below looks at the statistics for SQL 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 over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 2 3 1
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -2
Permanent jobs citing SQL 21 30 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 32.31% 37.97% 58.56%
As % of the Programming Languages category 58.33% 58.82% 84.42%
Number of salaries quoted 20 27 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 £45,250 £42,600 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
SQL
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Lothian region.

Programming Languages Category
West Lothian
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
36 51 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 55.38% 64.56% 69.37%
Number of salaries quoted 28 44 25
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £41,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.66%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL across the West Lothian region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

SQL
Salary Trend in West Lothian

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

SQL Salary Trend in West Lothian

SQL
Salary Histogram in West Lothian

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL across the West Lothian region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

SQL Salary Histogram in West Lothian

SQL
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 within the West Lothian region over the 3 months to 22 May 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 +2 20 £40,000 +11.11% 1
SQL
Scotland

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the West Lothian 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 22 (52.38%) C#
2 16 (38.10%) .NET
3 15 (35.71%) SQL Server
3 15 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (33.33%) ASP.NET
4 14 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 13 (30.95%) Finance
6 11 (26.19%) Web Services
6 11 (26.19%) T-SQL
7 10 (23.81%) VB.NET
7 10 (23.81%) CSS
7 10 (23.81%) QA
7 10 (23.81%) Selenium
7 10 (23.81%) User Acceptance Testing
8 9 (21.43%) Security Testing
8 9 (21.43%) SQL Server 2008
8 9 (21.43%) IIS
9 8 (19.05%) Oracle
9 8 (19.05%) Automated Testing
9 8 (19.05%) System Testing
9 8 (19.05%) Performance Testing
10 7 (16.67%) Release Management
10 7 (16.67%) Computer Science
10 7 (16.67%) Business Analysis
10 7 (16.67%) Software Engineering
10 7 (16.67%) PL/SQL
10 7 (16.67%) Software Delivery
11 6 (14.29%) iOS Development
11 6 (14.29%) Relational Database
11 6 (14.29%) Telerik

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the West Lothian 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 9 (21.43%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (7.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (2.38%) SAP CO
1 1 (2.38%) SAP FI
1 1 (2.38%) Oracle ERP
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.38%) SAN
1 1 (2.38%) Firewall
1 1 (2.38%) DHCP
1 1 (2.38%) FTP
1 1 (2.38%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (35.71%) SQL Server
2 9 (21.43%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (14.29%) Relational Database
4 3 (7.14%) RDBMS
5 2 (4.76%) MongoDB
5 2 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (4.76%) OLAP
5 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 2 (4.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (2.38%) QlikView
6 1 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 10 (23.81%) Selenium
2 3 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (7.14%) Xcode
3 1 (2.38%) Cucumber
3 1 (2.38%) JIRA
3 1 (2.38%) Maven
3 1 (2.38%) Jenkins
General
1 13 (30.95%) Finance
2 2 (4.76%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.38%) Local Government
3 1 (2.38%) Banking
Job Titles
1 19 (45.24%) Developer
2 13 (30.95%) Analyst
3 11 (26.19%) Test Analyst
4 9 (21.43%) .NET Developer
5 6 (14.29%) Automation Tester
5 6 (14.29%) Tester
5 6 (14.29%) QA Analyst
5 6 (14.29%) QA Test Analyst
6 5 (11.90%) Senior QA Analyst
6 5 (11.90%) Senior QA Test Analyst
6 5 (11.90%) Senior Analyst
6 5 (11.90%) Senior Test Analyst
6 5 (11.90%) Software Engineer
6 5 (11.90%) Software Developer
7 4 (9.52%) C++ Software Engineer
7 4 (9.52%) C Software Engineer
8 3 (7.14%) Senior .NET Developer
8 3 (7.14%) C# Developer
8 3 (7.14%) Senior Tester
8 3 (7.14%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (38.10%) .NET
2 14 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 11 (26.19%) Web Services
4 10 (23.81%) CSS
5 4 (9.52%) Entity Framework
5 4 (9.52%) HTML
5 4 (9.52%) .NET Framework
6 3 (7.14%) HTML5
6 3 (7.14%) jQuery
6 3 (7.14%) J2EE
6 3 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web API
6 3 (7.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 3 (7.14%) LINQ
6 3 (7.14%) CSS3
7 2 (4.76%) Ruby on Rails
8 1 (2.38%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 7 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 4 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.76%) EPoS
3 2 (4.76%) iPhone
4 1 (2.38%) Visualisation
4 1 (2.38%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.90%) UNIX
1 5 (11.90%) Apple iOS
2 4 (9.52%) Android
3 2 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (4.76%) Windows
3 2 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.38%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (23.81%) User Acceptance Testing
3 9 (21.43%) Security Testing
4 8 (19.05%) Automated Testing
4 8 (19.05%) System Testing
4 8 (19.05%) Performance Testing
5 7 (16.67%) Release Management
5 7 (16.67%) Business Analysis
5 7 (16.67%) Software Engineering
5 7 (16.67%) Software Delivery
6 6 (14.29%) iOS Development
7 5 (11.90%) OO
8 4 (9.52%) Responsive Web Design
8 4 (9.52%) Android Development
8 4 (9.52%) MVC
8 4 (9.52%) Web Development
9 3 (7.14%) Service Management
9 3 (7.14%) OOP
9 3 (7.14%) OOA/OOD
10 2 (4.76%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 22 (52.38%) C#
2 11 (26.19%) T-SQL
3 10 (23.81%) VB.NET
4 7 (16.67%) PL/SQL
5 5 (11.90%) C++
6 4 (9.52%) Python
6 4 (9.52%) Java
6 4 (9.52%) C
6 4 (9.52%) Shell Script
7 3 (7.14%) JavaScript
8 2 (4.76%) Objective-C
8 2 (4.76%) Ruby
9 1 (2.38%) Perl
9 1 (2.38%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (4.76%) Degree
2 1 (2.38%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (23.81%) QA
2 1 (2.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.38%) SLA
2 1 (2.38%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (2.38%) Terminal Services
1 1 (2.38%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 14 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 8 (19.05%) Oracle
3 6 (14.29%) Telerik
4 3 (7.14%) Ab Initio
5 2 (4.76%) Google
6 1 (2.38%) SAP
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