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 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
West Lothian / Livingston
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 5 3 4
Rank change year-on-year -2 +1  
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 19 10 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Livingston 33.33% 27.03% 30.00%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 73.08% 100.00% 90.00%
Number of salaries quoted 17 3 9
Median salary £34,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.00% +14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £38,800 £26,400
10% offered a salary of more than £41,400 £44,000 £39,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Livingston
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 26 10 10
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Livingston 45.61% 27.03% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 24 3 9
Median salary £36,500 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.11% +21.42%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £38,950 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

SQL Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Livingston

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Livingston citing SQL Server as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

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 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL Server in Livingston

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 15 (75.00%) .NET
2 12 (60.00%) C#
2 12 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (55.00%) Finance
3 11 (55.00%) SQL
3 11 (55.00%) ASP.NET
4 10 (50.00%) MVC
5 8 (40.00%) MS Excel
5 8 (40.00%) Microsoft
5 8 (40.00%) WCF
5 8 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 7 (35.00%) jQuery
6 7 (35.00%) T-SQL
7 6 (30.00%) Banking
7 6 (30.00%) Software Engineering
8 5 (25.00%) SDLC
9 4 (20.00%) SQL Server 2014
9 4 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (20.00%) Windows Server
9 4 (20.00%) Service Management
9 4 (20.00%) Windows
10 3 (15.00%) CSS
10 3 (15.00%) XML
10 3 (15.00%) ITIL
10 3 (15.00%) VB
10 3 (15.00%) JavaScript
10 3 (15.00%) ISO 9001
10 3 (15.00%) SLA

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 1 (5.00%) IIS
1 1 (5.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (40.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (20.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 3 (15.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (15.00%) SQLBase
4 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
5 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) JIRA
1 2 (10.00%) Selenium
2 1 (5.00%) Xcode
General
1 11 (55.00%) Finance
2 6 (30.00%) Banking
3 3 (15.00%) Local Government
4 2 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (65.00%) Developer
2 9 (45.00%) .NET Developer
2 9 (45.00%) C# Developer
3 6 (30.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 6 (30.00%) Software Developer
4 4 (20.00%) .NET Software Developer
4 4 (20.00%) Analyst
4 4 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 4 (20.00%) SQL Developer
5 3 (15.00%) Applications Support
5 3 (15.00%) Applications Support Analyst
5 3 (15.00%) ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (15.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (15.00%) C# Software Developer
5 3 (15.00%) SQL Server Developer
5 3 (15.00%) Support Analyst
6 2 (10.00%) Software Tester
6 2 (10.00%) Tester
7 1 (5.00%) SQL Server DBA
7 1 (5.00%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (75.00%) .NET
2 11 (55.00%) ASP.NET
3 8 (40.00%) WCF
4 7 (35.00%) jQuery
5 4 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (15.00%) .NET Framework
6 3 (15.00%) CSS
6 3 (15.00%) XML
7 2 (10.00%) HTML
7 2 (10.00%) Web Services
8 1 (5.00%) Ajax
8 1 (5.00%) AngularJS
8 1 (5.00%) CSS3
8 1 (5.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (5.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (20.00%) Windows
1 4 (20.00%) Windows Server
1 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (5.00%) Android
3 1 (5.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (50.00%) MVC
3 6 (30.00%) Software Engineering
4 5 (25.00%) SDLC
5 4 (20.00%) Service Management
6 3 (15.00%) ITIL
7 2 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (10.00%) Test Automation
7 2 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (5.00%) Capacity Planning
8 1 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (5.00%) E-Commerce
8 1 (5.00%) iOS Development
8 1 (5.00%) Mobile Application Development
8 1 (5.00%) Mobile Development
8 1 (5.00%) Records Management
8 1 (5.00%) Server Monitoring
8 1 (5.00%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 12 (60.00%) C#
2 11 (55.00%) SQL
3 7 (35.00%) T-SQL
4 3 (15.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (15.00%) VB
5 2 (10.00%) VB.NET
6 1 (5.00%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (10.00%) ISEB
2 2 (10.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (5.00%) MCSE
3 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) ISO 9001
1 3 (15.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (15.00%) SLA
2 2 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 8 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.00%) SolarWinds
2 1 (5.00%) Telerik
2 1 (5.00%) VMware
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