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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 10 4 3
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -1
Permanent jobs citing SQL 11 14 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 21.57% 24.56% 25.84%
As % of the Programming Languages category 28.95% 43.75% 79.31%
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 10
Average salary £31,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.42% -
UK excluding London average salary £39,750 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.00% -
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
38 32 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 74.51% 56.14% 32.58%
Number of salaries quoted 24 22 13
Average salary £35,000 £37,000 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.40% +21.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,750 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £47,400 £47,500
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 29 January 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 0 7 £31,000 -17.33% 7
Linlithgow - 1 - - 1
SQL
Scotland

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 11 (57.89%) C#
1 11 (57.89%) Oracle
2 9 (47.37%) Software Engineering
3 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (36.84%) PL/SQL
4 6 (31.58%) C++
4 6 (31.58%) Linux
4 6 (31.58%) UNIX
5 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET
5 4 (21.05%) Perl
5 4 (21.05%) .NET
5 4 (21.05%) Shell Script
5 4 (21.05%) C
6 3 (15.79%) Ab Initio
6 3 (15.79%) J2EE
6 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
6 3 (15.79%) Java
6 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
6 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
7 2 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (10.53%) RDBMS
7 2 (10.53%) CSS
7 2 (10.53%) STL
7 2 (10.53%) Web Services
7 2 (10.53%) UML
7 2 (10.53%) Python
7 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
7 2 (10.53%) HTML
7 2 (10.53%) T-SQL
7 2 (10.53%) VB

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 2 (10.53%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
1 2 (10.53%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle ERP
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) Firewall
1 1 (5.26%) DHCP
1 1 (5.26%) DNS
1 1 (5.26%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.53%) RDBMS
2 2 (10.53%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (10.53%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Selenium
2 1 (5.26%) Xcode
General
1 2 (10.53%) Local Government
1 2 (10.53%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) Developer
2 4 (21.05%) Software Developer
2 4 (21.05%) Software Engineer
2 4 (21.05%) C++ Software Engineer
2 4 (21.05%) C Software Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Real Time Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Tester
3 2 (10.53%) Automation Tester
3 2 (10.53%) Project Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Configuration Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Lead Developer
4 1 (5.26%) C# Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET
1 4 (21.05%) .NET
2 3 (15.79%) J2EE
3 2 (10.53%) CSS
3 2 (10.53%) STL
3 2 (10.53%) Web Services
3 2 (10.53%) HTML
3 2 (10.53%) Ajax
3 2 (10.53%) WCF
3 2 (10.53%) Silverlight
3 2 (10.53%) jQuery
3 2 (10.53%) .NET Framework
3 2 (10.53%) Ext JS
3 2 (10.53%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 2 (10.53%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 1 (5.26%) Hibernate
4 1 (5.26%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Mobile App
1 2 (10.53%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (31.58%) Linux
1 6 (31.58%) UNIX
2 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (5.26%) Apple iOS
2 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (5.26%) Windows
2 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) Software Engineering
2 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (10.53%) UML
3 2 (10.53%) Data Management
3 2 (10.53%) Lean Six Sigma
3 2 (10.53%) Online Security
3 2 (10.53%) MVC
3 2 (10.53%) Six Sigma
3 2 (10.53%) MVVM
3 2 (10.53%) Mobile Application Development
3 2 (10.53%) Automation Testing
3 2 (10.53%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (5.26%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (5.26%) Network Load Balancing
4 1 (5.26%) Service Management
4 1 (5.26%) ERP
4 1 (5.26%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 11 (57.89%) C#
2 7 (36.84%) PL/SQL
3 6 (31.58%) C++
4 4 (21.05%) Perl
4 4 (21.05%) Shell Script
4 4 (21.05%) C
5 3 (15.79%) Java
5 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
6 2 (10.53%) Python
6 2 (10.53%) T-SQL
6 2 (10.53%) VB
6 2 (10.53%) PHP
7 1 (5.26%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) Degree
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.26%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 11 (57.89%) Oracle
2 3 (15.79%) Ab Initio
2 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.26%) Telerik
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Salary: 30,000 - 40,000 + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Advantage XPO
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £36000.00 - £42000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago