Period
to 24 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Livingston with a requirement for SQL Server skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SQL Server over the 6 months to 24 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
West Lothian > Livingston
6 months to
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 7 4 5
Rank change year-on-year -3 +1 -1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 19 19 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Livingston 28.36% 28.36% 16.30%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 82.61% 82.61% 78.95%
Number of salaries quoted 13 19 7
Livingston median annual salary £35,000 £34,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.94% -2.86% -
10th Percentile £24,000 £24,000 £28,200
90th Percentile £45,200 £42,500 £41,150
West Lothian median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% - -

SQL Server is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Livingston with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Livingston
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 23 23 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Livingston 34.33% 34.33% 20.65%
Number of salaries quoted 16 23 9
Livingston median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.14% -
10th Percentile £25,875 £24,450 £30,100
90th Percentile £45,125 £50,000 £48,500
West Lothian median annual salary £38,750 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year -3.13% +3.90% +10.00%

SQL Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Livingston

Job postings citing SQL Server as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Livingston.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server in Livingston

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Livingston

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server in Livingston.

Salary trend for SQL Server in Livingston

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in Livingston

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server in Livingston over the 6 months to 24 February 2018.

Salary histogram for SQL Server in Livingston

For the 6 months to 24 February 2018, IT jobs citing SQL Server also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Livingston region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 12 (63.16%) C#
1 12 (63.16%) .NET
2 9 (47.37%) Software Engineering
3 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
3 6 (31.58%) SQL
3 6 (31.58%) WPF
4 5 (26.32%) .NET Framework
4 5 (26.32%) Windows
5 4 (21.05%) MVC
5 4 (21.05%) SMS
5 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET
5 4 (21.05%) Delphi
5 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (21.05%) Entity Framework
5 4 (21.05%) WCF
6 3 (15.79%) Fintech
6 3 (15.79%) Windows Server
6 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (15.79%) VB6
6 3 (15.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (15.79%) VB
6 3 (15.79%) ISO 9001
6 3 (15.79%) ITIL
7 2 (10.53%) SLA
7 2 (10.53%) Finance
7 2 (10.53%) Service Management
7 2 (10.53%) Nagios
7 2 (10.53%) OO
7 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Excel
7 2 (10.53%) SQLBase

SQL Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Livingston by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (21.05%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) Relational Database
1 2 (10.53%) SQLBase
2 1 (5.26%) NoSQL
2 1 (5.26%) RDBMS
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2016
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Subversion
1 1 (5.26%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (10.53%) Banking
1 2 (10.53%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) Analyst
2 5 (26.32%) Applications Support
2 5 (26.32%) Developer
2 5 (26.32%) Senior Software Engineer
2 5 (26.32%) Software Developer
2 5 (26.32%) Software Engineer
2 5 (26.32%) Support Analyst
3 4 (21.05%) Applications Support Analyst
3 4 (21.05%) SQL Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) .NET Developer
4 3 (15.79%) .NET Software Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Automation Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Graduate
5 2 (10.53%) Graduate .NET Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Graduate Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Graduate Software Developer
5 2 (10.53%) SQL Support Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Development DBA
6 1 (5.26%) Senior .NET Software Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Senior C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (63.16%) .NET
2 6 (31.58%) WPF
3 5 (26.32%) .NET Framework
4 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET
4 4 (21.05%) Entity Framework
4 4 (21.05%) WCF
5 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (5.26%) jQuery
6 1 (5.26%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Fintech
2 2 (10.53%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.26%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.26%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (5.26%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 5 (26.32%) Windows
2 3 (15.79%) Windows Server
3 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) Software Engineering
2 4 (21.05%) MVC
3 3 (15.79%) ITIL
4 2 (10.53%) DevOps
4 2 (10.53%) OO
4 2 (10.53%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (10.53%) SDLC
4 2 (10.53%) Service Management
4 2 (10.53%) Test Automation
5 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.26%) Client Onboarding
5 1 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (5.26%) High Availability
5 1 (5.26%) Mentoring
5 1 (5.26%) OOD
5 1 (5.26%) Release Management
5 1 (5.26%) Re-Platforming
5 1 (5.26%) UML
Programming Languages
1 12 (63.16%) C#
2 6 (31.58%) SQL
3 4 (21.05%) Delphi
4 3 (15.79%) VB
4 3 (15.79%) VB6
5 1 (5.26%) C++
5 1 (5.26%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) ISO 9001
1 3 (15.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (10.53%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) Ansible
1 2 (10.53%) Munin
1 2 (10.53%) Nagios
1 2 (10.53%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (10.53%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.53%) New Relic