Period
to 20 November 2017

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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
West Lothian > Livingston
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 9 8 13
Rank change year-on-year -1 +5 -10
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 13 10 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Livingston 18.57% 17.54% 7.45%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 59.09% 66.67% 46.67%
Number of salaries quoted 8 10 5
Livingston median annual salary £30,500 £36,750 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.01% +14.84% -8.57%
10th Percentile £22,750 £25,250 £26,550
90th Percentile £59,125 £42,500 £37,500
West Lothian median annual salary £32,500 £36,750 £33,750
% change year-on-year -11.56% +8.89% -3.57%

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 22 15 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Livingston 31.43% 26.32% 15.96%
Number of salaries quoted 13 15 12
Livingston median annual salary £27,500 £36,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.61% +2.86% -
10th Percentile £23,000 £24,000 £29,400
90th Percentile £56,000 £44,000 £57,375
West Lothian median annual salary £29,000 £36,750 £35,000
% change year-on-year -21.09% +5.00% -6.67%

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 November 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL Server in Livingston

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT jobs citing SQL Server also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Livingston region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 8 (61.54%) C#
2 7 (53.85%) .NET
3 5 (38.46%) Windows
3 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
3 5 (38.46%) MVC
4 4 (30.77%) SLA
4 4 (30.77%) SQL
4 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Excel
4 4 (30.77%) ISO 9001
4 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET
4 4 (30.77%) ITIL
4 4 (30.77%) Delphi
4 4 (30.77%) SQLBase
4 4 (30.77%) Software Engineering
4 4 (30.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (30.77%) .NET Framework
4 4 (30.77%) WPF
4 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (30.77%) Windows Server
5 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (23.08%) Entity Framework
5 3 (23.08%) Banking
5 3 (23.08%) VB6
5 3 (23.08%) Service Management
5 3 (23.08%) VB
5 3 (23.08%) Finance
6 2 (15.38%) SDLC
6 2 (15.38%) OO
6 2 (15.38%) HTML

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 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) SQLBase
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (7.69%) NoSQL
3 1 (7.69%) RDBMS
3 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
General
1 3 (23.08%) Banking
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Analyst
1 5 (38.46%) Applications Support
1 5 (38.46%) Applications Support Analyst
1 5 (38.46%) Developer
1 5 (38.46%) Software Developer
1 5 (38.46%) Support Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) .NET Developer
2 3 (23.08%) .NET Software Developer
2 3 (23.08%) SQL Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) SQL Support Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Graduate
3 2 (15.38%) Graduate .NET Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Graduate Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Graduate Software Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Software Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Software Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) C# Software Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Lead Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (53.85%) .NET
2 4 (30.77%) .NET Framework
2 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET
2 4 (30.77%) WPF
3 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (23.08%) Entity Framework
4 2 (15.38%) AngularJS
4 2 (15.38%) HTML
4 2 (15.38%) HTML5
4 2 (15.38%) RESTful
5 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (7.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (7.69%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (7.69%) Fintech
2 1 (7.69%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Windows
2 4 (30.77%) Windows Server
2 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) MVC
2 4 (30.77%) ITIL
2 4 (30.77%) Software Engineering
3 3 (23.08%) Service Management
4 2 (15.38%) OO
4 2 (15.38%) SDLC
5 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
5 1 (7.69%) OOD
5 1 (7.69%) UML
5 1 (7.69%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) C#
2 4 (30.77%) Delphi
2 4 (30.77%) SQL
3 3 (23.08%) VB
3 3 (23.08%) VB6
4 1 (7.69%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (30.77%) ISO 9001
1 4 (30.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (30.77%) SLA
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft