Period
to 20 August 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 20 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
West Lothian > Livingston
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 14 6 4
Rank change year-on-year -8 -2 +2
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 7 19 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Livingston 11.11% 26.39% 19.30%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 50.00% 55.88% 73.33%
Number of salaries quoted 6 15 7
Livingston median annual salary £34,000 £36,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.85% -2.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £28,625 £24,900 £25,250
90th Percentile £38,500 £57,250 £48,500
West Lothian median annual salary £45,000 £36,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year +23.29% -17.05% +25.71%

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 14 34 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Livingston 22.22% 47.22% 26.32%
Number of salaries quoted 12 27 11
Livingston median annual salary £34,000 £36,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.85% +1.39% +2.86%
10th Percentile £25,800 £24,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £43,750 £52,000 £50,000
West Lothian median annual salary £45,000 £36,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year +23.29% -17.05% +25.71%

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 20 August 2018.

Salary histogram for SQL Server in Livingston

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 6 (85.71%) Windows Server
2 5 (71.43%) Windows
3 4 (57.14%) IIS
4 3 (42.86%) Firewall
4 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 3 (42.86%) Configuration Management
4 3 (42.86%) .NET
4 3 (42.86%) Ansible
4 3 (42.86%) Fintech
4 3 (42.86%) Deployment Automation
4 3 (42.86%) Degree
4 3 (42.86%) PowerShell
4 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (42.86%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (28.57%) jQuery
5 2 (28.57%) WCF
5 2 (28.57%) C#
5 2 (28.57%) SQL
5 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
5 2 (28.57%) Web Services
5 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (28.57%) MVC
6 1 (14.29%) Finance
6 1 (14.29%) Banking
6 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
6 1 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (14.29%) Service Management
6 1 (14.29%) ITIL
6 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel

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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (57.14%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 1 (14.29%) Banking
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Service Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Technical Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Technical Services Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Software Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (14.29%) Applications Support
4 1 (14.29%) Applications Support Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Support Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Systems Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) .NET
2 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
2 2 (28.57%) jQuery
2 2 (28.57%) WCF
2 2 (28.57%) Web Services
3 1 (14.29%) .NET Core
3 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
3 1 (14.29%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Windows Server
2 5 (71.43%) Windows
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Configuration Management
1 3 (42.86%) Deployment Automation
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) MVC
3 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (14.29%) Problem Management
3 1 (14.29%) Release Management
3 1 (14.29%) Service Management
3 1 (14.29%) Software Delivery
3 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) PowerShell
2 2 (28.57%) C#
2 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) ISO 9001
1 1 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (14.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) Ansible
1 3 (42.86%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Sun