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 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 1 3 1
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Permanent jobs citing SQL 23 30 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 39.66% 32.97% 55.03%
As % of the Programming Languages category 63.89% 60.00% 89.13%
Number of salaries quoted 19 25 25
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £35,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £39,000 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £36,873
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +3.05%
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 50 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 62.07% 54.95% 61.74%
Number of salaries quoted 23 41 25
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 28 April 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 28 April 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 +1 20 £40,000 +11.11% 7
SQL
Scotland

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 19 (55.88%) C#
2 12 (35.29%) .NET
3 11 (32.35%) SQL Server
3 11 (32.35%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (29.41%) ASP.NET
4 10 (29.41%) Finance
5 9 (26.47%) T-SQL
6 8 (23.53%) Oracle
6 8 (23.53%) CSS
6 8 (23.53%) Microsoft
7 7 (20.59%) Web Services
7 7 (20.59%) PL/SQL
7 7 (20.59%) Software Engineering
7 7 (20.59%) QA
7 7 (20.59%) Selenium
7 7 (20.59%) SQL Server 2008
8 6 (17.65%) User Acceptance Testing
8 6 (17.65%) VB.NET
9 5 (14.71%) IIS
9 5 (14.71%) C++
9 5 (14.71%) UNIX
9 5 (14.71%) Security Testing
9 5 (14.71%) Apple iOS
10 4 (11.76%) Entity Framework
10 4 (11.76%) Responsive Web Design
10 4 (11.76%) Android
10 4 (11.76%) System Testing
10 4 (11.76%) Performance Testing
10 4 (11.76%) Release Management
10 4 (11.76%) Automated Testing

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 5 (14.71%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) SAP FI
1 1 (2.94%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (2.94%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (2.94%) SAP CO
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.94%) DHCP
1 1 (2.94%) FTP
1 1 (2.94%) DNS
1 1 (2.94%) SAN
1 1 (2.94%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (32.35%) SQL Server
2 7 (20.59%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (11.76%) Relational Database
4 3 (8.82%) RDBMS
5 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (5.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (2.94%) OLAP
6 1 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (2.94%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 7 (20.59%) Selenium
2 3 (8.82%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.94%) Cucumber
3 1 (2.94%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.94%) Xcode
3 1 (2.94%) Maven
3 1 (2.94%) JIRA
General
1 10 (29.41%) Finance
2 2 (5.88%) Local Government
3 1 (2.94%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.94%) Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (41.18%) Developer
2 9 (26.47%) Analyst
3 7 (20.59%) Test Analyst
3 7 (20.59%) .NET Developer
4 5 (14.71%) Tester
4 5 (14.71%) Software Engineer
4 5 (14.71%) Automation Tester
5 4 (11.76%) C Software Engineer
5 4 (11.76%) C++ Software Engineer
6 3 (8.82%) ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (8.82%) Senior .NET Developer
6 3 (8.82%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (8.82%) Software Developer
6 3 (8.82%) Senior Developer
7 2 (5.88%) Database Specialist
7 2 (5.88%) Applications Support
7 2 (5.88%) Systems Tester
7 2 (5.88%) Senior QA Analyst
7 2 (5.88%) Senior QA Test Analyst
7 2 (5.88%) QA Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (35.29%) .NET
2 10 (29.41%) ASP.NET
3 8 (23.53%) CSS
4 7 (20.59%) Web Services
5 4 (11.76%) .NET Framework
5 4 (11.76%) HTML
5 4 (11.76%) Entity Framework
6 3 (8.82%) CSS3
6 3 (8.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 3 (8.82%) ASP.NET Web API
6 3 (8.82%) J2EE
6 3 (8.82%) LINQ
6 3 (8.82%) jQuery
6 3 (8.82%) HTML5
7 1 (2.94%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.76%) Computer Science
1 4 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.94%) Visualisation
2 1 (2.94%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (14.71%) UNIX
1 5 (14.71%) Apple iOS
2 4 (11.76%) Android
3 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (5.88%) Windows
4 1 (2.94%) Linux
4 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (32.35%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (20.59%) Software Engineering
3 6 (17.65%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (14.71%) Security Testing
5 4 (11.76%) System Testing
5 4 (11.76%) Performance Testing
5 4 (11.76%) Responsive Web Design
5 4 (11.76%) Android Development
5 4 (11.76%) iOS Development
5 4 (11.76%) Release Management
5 4 (11.76%) Software Delivery
5 4 (11.76%) Business Analysis
5 4 (11.76%) Web Development
5 4 (11.76%) Automated Testing
5 4 (11.76%) MVC
6 3 (8.82%) OOA/OOD
6 3 (8.82%) OO
6 3 (8.82%) Service Management
7 2 (5.88%) ITIL
7 2 (5.88%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 19 (55.88%) C#
2 9 (26.47%) T-SQL
3 7 (20.59%) PL/SQL
4 6 (17.65%) VB.NET
5 5 (14.71%) C++
6 4 (11.76%) Java
6 4 (11.76%) C
6 4 (11.76%) Shell Script
7 3 (8.82%) JavaScript
8 1 (2.94%) Perl
8 1 (2.94%) VBScript
8 1 (2.94%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (5.88%) Degree
2 1 (2.94%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (20.59%) QA
2 1 (2.94%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.94%) SLA
2 1 (2.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (2.94%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.94%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 8 (23.53%) Oracle
1 8 (23.53%) Microsoft
2 4 (11.76%) Telerik
3 3 (8.82%) Ab Initio
4 1 (2.94%) SAP
4 1 (2.94%) Google
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