The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the West Lothian region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 3 1 2
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +1
Permanent jobs citing SQL 29 82 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 32.58% 55.03% 17.39%
As % of the Programming Languages category 59.18% 89.13% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 24 25 11
Average salary £36,750 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.08% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £39,250 £48,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+2.70% +2.77%
Programming Languages Category
West Lothian
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
49 92 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 55.06% 61.74% 34.78%
Number of salaries quoted 40 25 24
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,250
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +0.67%
SQL
Scotland

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 23 April 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 23 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Livingston +1 22 £36,000 - 1
Linlithgow +3 4 £40,000 -5.88% 2
SQL
Scotland

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 29 (67.44%) Oracle
2 19 (44.19%) PL/SQL
3 15 (34.88%) HTML
4 13 (30.23%) JavaScript
5 12 (27.91%) SQL Server
5 12 (27.91%) .NET
5 12 (27.91%) XML
5 12 (27.91%) Ajax
5 12 (27.91%) jQuery
5 12 (27.91%) Team Foundation Server
6 11 (25.58%) Retail
6 11 (25.58%) Oracle Reports
6 11 (25.58%) ISO 9001
7 10 (23.26%) SLA
7 10 (23.26%) UNIX
7 10 (23.26%) Business Development
8 9 (20.93%) VB.NET
9 8 (18.60%) C#
9 8 (18.60%) COBOL
9 8 (18.60%) Oracle Forms
9 8 (18.60%) ASP.NET
9 8 (18.60%) OpenVMS
9 8 (18.60%) Toad
9 8 (18.60%) ProC
9 8 (18.60%) Oracle APEX
9 8 (18.60%) SQL Server 2008
10 7 (16.28%) Oracle Database 11g
10 7 (16.28%) Oracle Database
10 7 (16.28%) CSS
11 6 (13.95%) T-SQL

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 3 (6.98%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (2.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (2.33%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (2.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.33%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (6.98%) Oracle 11i
1 3 (6.98%) Oracle Payroll
1 3 (6.98%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (27.91%) SQL Server
2 11 (25.58%) Oracle Reports
3 8 (18.60%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (16.28%) Oracle Database
4 7 (16.28%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (9.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (9.30%) RDBMS
5 4 (9.30%) Relational Database
6 3 (6.98%) Oracle Database 10g
6 3 (6.98%) Oracle9i Database
7 1 (2.33%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (2.33%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 12 (27.91%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (18.60%) Oracle APEX
2 8 (18.60%) Oracle Forms
2 8 (18.60%) Toad
2 8 (18.60%) ProC
3 2 (4.65%) Xcode
4 1 (2.33%) NUnit
4 1 (2.33%) Ant
General
1 11 (25.58%) Retail
2 1 (2.33%) Billing
Job Titles
1 22 (51.16%) Developer
2 8 (18.60%) Oracle Developer
3 7 (16.28%) Applications Support
4 5 (11.63%) Analyst
5 4 (9.30%) .NET Developer
6 3 (6.98%) Oracle DBA
6 3 (6.98%) Systems Developer
6 3 (6.98%) Software Developer
6 3 (6.98%) DBA
6 3 (6.98%) Oracle Analyst
7 2 (4.65%) Software Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) Report Analyst
7 2 (4.65%) VB Developer
8 1 (2.33%) C# Developer
8 1 (2.33%) Technical Specialist
8 1 (2.33%) Junior Developer
8 1 (2.33%) Data Modeller
8 1 (2.33%) Operations Analyst
8 1 (2.33%) Junior Java Developer
8 1 (2.33%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (34.88%) HTML
2 12 (27.91%) .NET
2 12 (27.91%) XML
2 12 (27.91%) Ajax
2 12 (27.91%) jQuery
3 8 (18.60%) ASP.NET
4 7 (16.28%) CSS
5 4 (9.30%) HTML5
5 4 (9.30%) .NET Framework
5 4 (9.30%) CSS3
5 4 (9.30%) KnockoutJS
6 3 (6.98%) JSON
6 3 (6.98%) RESTful
7 2 (4.65%) J2EE
8 1 (2.33%) XSLT
8 1 (2.33%) Middleware
8 1 (2.33%) SOAP
8 1 (2.33%) Web Services
8 1 (2.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 1 (2.33%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.63%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.33%) Statistics
2 1 (2.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.33%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 10 (23.26%) UNIX
2 8 (18.60%) OpenVMS
3 3 (6.98%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (23.26%) Business Development
2 5 (11.63%) Mobile Application Development
3 4 (9.30%) Unit Testing
4 3 (6.98%) Workflow
4 3 (6.98%) ITIL
4 3 (6.98%) E-business
4 3 (6.98%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (6.98%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (6.98%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (4.65%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (4.65%) iOS Development
5 2 (4.65%) SOA
5 2 (4.65%) Software Engineering
6 1 (2.33%) Business Analysis
6 1 (2.33%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (2.33%) Scrum
6 1 (2.33%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (2.33%) BPMN
6 1 (2.33%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (2.33%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 19 (44.19%) PL/SQL
2 13 (30.23%) JavaScript
3 9 (20.93%) VB.NET
4 8 (18.60%) C#
4 8 (18.60%) COBOL
5 6 (13.95%) T-SQL
6 4 (9.30%) VB
7 3 (6.98%) Shell Script
7 3 (6.98%) Java
8 1 (2.33%) C++
8 1 (2.33%) VBScript
8 1 (2.33%) Perl
8 1 (2.33%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
8 1 (2.33%) C
8 1 (2.33%) Python
8 1 (2.33%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 2 (4.65%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (25.58%) ISO 9001
2 10 (23.26%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (6.98%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (2.33%) Oracle Identity Manager
1 1 (2.33%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 29 (67.44%) Oracle
2 3 (6.98%) Sun
2 3 (6.98%) Telerik
3 2 (4.65%) Business Objects
4 1 (2.33%) Netezza
Linlithgow, West Lothian
Head Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Livingston, West Lothian
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Livingston
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Linlithgow, West Lothian
Advantage XPO
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Livingston
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago