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

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 4 3 1
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -2
Permanent jobs citing SQL 8 16 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 14.81% 32.65% 36.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 27.59% 66.67% 73.77%
Number of salaries quoted 6 13 26
Average salary £33,250 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.63% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,250 £37,200 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.35%
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
29 24 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 53.70% 48.98% 48.80%
Number of salaries quoted 18 18 31
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £47,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 30 September 2014.

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 30 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 -3 3 £31,500 -12.50% 3
Linlithgow - 1 £47,500 -
SQL
Scotland

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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 23 (71.88%) Oracle
2 12 (37.50%) UNIX
3 9 (28.13%) XML
3 9 (28.13%) PL/SQL
4 7 (21.88%) .NET
4 7 (21.88%) Retail
5 6 (18.75%) Oracle Database 11g
5 6 (18.75%) VB.NET
5 6 (18.75%) SQL Server
5 6 (18.75%) HTML
5 6 (18.75%) ASP.NET
5 6 (18.75%) CSS
5 6 (18.75%) SOAP
5 6 (18.75%) Microsoft
5 6 (18.75%) Oracle Database
6 5 (15.63%) Oracle ODI
6 5 (15.63%) XQuery
6 5 (15.63%) Internet
6 5 (15.63%) Middleware
6 5 (15.63%) Web Services
6 5 (15.63%) XSLT
6 5 (15.63%) Linux
6 5 (15.63%) Oracle Reports
6 5 (15.63%) Python
6 5 (15.63%) MS Excel
6 5 (15.63%) SOA
6 5 (15.63%) Java
6 5 (15.63%) JavaScript
6 5 (15.63%) Ant
6 5 (15.63%) WebLogic

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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 (15.63%) WebLogic
1 5 (15.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (6.25%) IIS
3 1 (3.13%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 5 (15.63%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.25%) MS Office
3 1 (3.13%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (12.50%) Oracle 11i
1 4 (12.50%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (6.25%) Oracle Payroll
3 1 (3.13%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (3.13%) Oracle ERP
Communications & Networking
1 5 (15.63%) Internet
2 2 (6.25%) SAN
3 1 (3.13%) Firewall
3 1 (3.13%) DHCP
3 1 (3.13%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.75%) SQL Server
1 6 (18.75%) Oracle Database 11g
1 6 (18.75%) Oracle Database
2 5 (15.63%) Oracle Reports
2 5 (15.63%) Oracle ODI
3 4 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (9.38%) Relational Database
5 2 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 5 (15.63%) Ant
2 4 (12.50%) Xcode
2 4 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (9.38%) Oracle APEX
3 3 (9.38%) Oracle Forms
3 3 (9.38%) Toad
3 3 (9.38%) ProC
4 1 (3.13%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (3.13%) Cucumber
General
1 7 (21.88%) Retail
2 1 (3.13%) Marketing
2 1 (3.13%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (34.38%) Developer
2 6 (18.75%) Analyst
2 6 (18.75%) Applications Support
3 5 (15.63%) Middleware Specialist
4 3 (9.38%) Systems Developer
4 3 (9.38%) Oracle Developer
5 2 (6.25%) .NET Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Project Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Oracle Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 1 (3.13%) Configuration Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Environment Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (3.13%) .NET Software Developer
6 1 (3.13%) Junior Java Developer
6 1 (3.13%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) Lead Developer
6 1 (3.13%) Java Developer
6 1 (3.13%) Software Test Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (28.13%) XML
2 7 (21.88%) .NET
3 6 (18.75%) HTML
3 6 (18.75%) ASP.NET
3 6 (18.75%) CSS
3 6 (18.75%) SOAP
4 5 (15.63%) Web Services
4 5 (15.63%) XSLT
4 5 (15.63%) Middleware
4 5 (15.63%) jQuery
5 4 (12.50%) Ajax
6 2 (6.25%) .NET Framework
7 1 (3.13%) JSON
7 1 (3.13%) WCF
7 1 (3.13%) RESTful
7 1 (3.13%) HTML5
7 1 (3.13%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 1 (3.13%) CSS3
7 1 (3.13%) KnockoutJS
7 1 (3.13%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.38%) Statistics
2 2 (6.25%) Mobile App
2 2 (6.25%) User Experience
3 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.13%) Mathematics
3 1 (3.13%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 12 (37.50%) UNIX
2 5 (15.63%) Linux
3 4 (12.50%) Apple iOS
4 3 (9.38%) OpenVMS
5 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (15.63%) SOA
1 5 (15.63%) BPMN
2 4 (12.50%) Business Analysis
3 3 (9.38%) Data Management
3 3 (9.38%) Business Development
3 3 (9.38%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (9.38%) iOS Development
4 2 (6.25%) Mobile Application Development
4 2 (6.25%) Lean Six Sigma
4 2 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (6.25%) ITIL
4 2 (6.25%) Six Sigma
4 2 (6.25%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (3.13%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (3.13%) Requirements Management
5 1 (3.13%) Network Load Balancing
5 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Data Management
5 1 (3.13%) Service Management
5 1 (3.13%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (28.13%) PL/SQL
2 6 (18.75%) VB.NET
3 5 (15.63%) Python
3 5 (15.63%) XQuery
3 5 (15.63%) Java
3 5 (15.63%) JavaScript
3 5 (15.63%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
4 4 (12.50%) T-SQL
5 3 (9.38%) Jython
5 3 (9.38%) C#
5 3 (9.38%) COBOL
6 2 (6.25%) Perl
6 2 (6.25%) Shell Script
6 2 (6.25%) VB
7 1 (3.13%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (3.13%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (3.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.50%) ISO 9001
2 3 (9.38%) SLA
3 1 (3.13%) QA
System Software
1 2 (6.25%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.13%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 5 (15.63%) Oracle Identity Manager
1 5 (15.63%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 23 (71.88%) Oracle
2 6 (18.75%) Microsoft
3 4 (12.50%) Telerik
4 1 (3.13%) HP
Livingston, West Lothian
TRG
Salary: £35000 - £45000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West Lothian
TRG
Salary: 35000-45000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Livingston, West Lothian
GE
Salary: Competitive salary
Posted: 20 days ago
Bathgate
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago