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

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 11 7 3
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -4
Permanent jobs citing SQL 5 10 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 13.51% 18.87% 27.78%
As % of the Programming Languages category 20.83% 30.30% 75.76%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 17
Average salary £39,500 £36,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.96% -14.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,950 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +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
24 33 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 64.86% 62.26% 36.67%
Number of salaries quoted 16 21 21
Average salary £37,750 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.66% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £49,000 £50,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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
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 November 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 -1 2 £38,250 +2.00% 8
SQL
Scotland

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 8 (50.00%) Oracle
2 7 (43.75%) UNIX
2 7 (43.75%) Linux
3 5 (31.25%) C#
4 4 (25.00%) Java
4 4 (25.00%) Perl
4 4 (25.00%) Python
4 4 (25.00%) Web Services
5 3 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
5 3 (18.75%) Shell Script
5 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET
5 3 (18.75%) SOAP
5 3 (18.75%) PL/SQL
5 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
5 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
5 3 (18.75%) .NET
5 3 (18.75%) Software Engineering
5 3 (18.75%) Data Management
6 2 (12.50%) Lean Six Sigma
6 2 (12.50%) WCF
6 2 (12.50%) Silverlight
6 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (12.50%) jQuery
6 2 (12.50%) Ajax
6 2 (12.50%) Degree
6 2 (12.50%) BPMN
6 2 (12.50%) Ext JS
6 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (12.50%) Oracle EBS R12

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 2 (12.50%) WebLogic
1 2 (12.50%) IIS
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Office
1 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle 11i
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle ERP
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) SAN
1 2 (12.50%) Internet
2 1 (6.25%) Firewall
2 1 (6.25%) DHCP
2 1 (6.25%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
2 2 (12.50%) RDBMS
2 2 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle ODI
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database
2 2 (12.50%) Relational Database
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Ant
2 1 (6.25%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (6.25%) Xcode
2 1 (6.25%) Selenium
2 1 (6.25%) Cucumber
General
1 2 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 4 (25.00%) Developer
2 3 (18.75%) Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Software Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Project Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Real Time Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Middleware Specialist
4 1 (6.25%) Environment Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Automation Tester
4 1 (6.25%) Configuration Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Tester
4 1 (6.25%) Software Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Lead Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Test Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) Web Services
2 3 (18.75%) .NET
2 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET
2 3 (18.75%) SOAP
3 2 (12.50%) STL
3 2 (12.50%) Ajax
3 2 (12.50%) WCF
3 2 (12.50%) Silverlight
3 2 (12.50%) jQuery
3 2 (12.50%) Ext JS
3 2 (12.50%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 2 (12.50%) CSS
3 2 (12.50%) XML
3 2 (12.50%) XSLT
3 2 (12.50%) Middleware
3 2 (12.50%) HTML
4 1 (6.25%) Hibernate
4 1 (6.25%) J2EE
4 1 (6.25%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 1 (6.25%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Mobile App
1 2 (12.50%) User Experience
2 1 (6.25%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 7 (43.75%) Linux
1 7 (43.75%) UNIX
2 2 (12.50%) Windows
2 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (6.25%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) Data Management
1 3 (18.75%) Software Engineering
2 2 (12.50%) Online Security
2 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (12.50%) Six Sigma
2 2 (12.50%) UML
2 2 (12.50%) SOA
2 2 (12.50%) Lean Six Sigma
2 2 (12.50%) BPMN
2 2 (12.50%) MVVM
2 2 (12.50%) Mobile Application Development
2 2 (12.50%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (6.25%) Automation Testing
3 1 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (6.25%) Data Architecture
3 1 (6.25%) Test Automation
3 1 (6.25%) Dimensional Modelling
3 1 (6.25%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) C#
2 4 (25.00%) Java
2 4 (25.00%) Perl
2 4 (25.00%) Python
3 3 (18.75%) Shell Script
3 3 (18.75%) PL/SQL
3 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
4 2 (12.50%) C++
4 2 (12.50%) T-SQL
4 2 (12.50%) PHP
4 2 (12.50%) Jython
4 2 (12.50%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
4 2 (12.50%) XQuery
4 2 (12.50%) VB
5 1 (6.25%) VB.NET
5 1 (6.25%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.25%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle Identity Manager
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) Oracle
2 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.25%) HP
3 1 (6.25%) Ab Initio
3 1 (6.25%) Telerik
Livingston, West Lothian
GE Energy Management
Salary: Competitive salary
Posted: 2 days ago
Livingston, West Lothian
GE Energy Management
Salary: Competitive salary
Posted: 2 days ago
Livingston, West Lothian
NSK International Consultants Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum Plus excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
West Lothian
Search Consultancy
Salary: benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Livingston, West Lothian
GE Energy Management
Salary: £ Competitive & Excellent Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Livingston
Sky
Salary: Competitive + benefits package
Posted: 15 days ago
Livingston, West Lothian
GE Energy Management
Salary: Competitive salary
Posted: 21 days ago
Livingston
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £22000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago