Period
to 18 December 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 18 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
West Lothian > Livingston
6 months to
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 16 8 6
Rank change year-on-year -8 -2 +3
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 11 15 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Livingston 12.50% 21.43% 18.52%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 45.83% 75.00% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 10 10 10
Livingston median annual salary £36,750 £34,250 £36,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.30% -6.80% +9.70%
10th Percentile £29,225 £22,750 £25,250
90th Percentile £48,750 £58,875 £42,500
West Lothian median annual salary £36,750 £35,000 £36,750
% change year-on-year +5.00% -4.76% +5.00%

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 24 20 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Livingston 27.27% 28.57% 27.78%
Number of salaries quoted 17 11 15
Livingston median annual salary £42,500 £33,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.87% -6.94% +2.86%
10th Percentile £28,150 £22,750 £24,000
90th Percentile £48,750 £58,750 £44,000
West Lothian median annual salary £42,500 £34,250 £36,750
% change year-on-year +24.09% -6.80% +5.00%

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 18 December 2018.

Salary histogram for SQL Server in Livingston

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 7 (63.64%) C#
2 6 (54.55%) .NET
3 5 (45.45%) .NET Framework
4 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
5 3 (27.27%) ITIL
5 3 (27.27%) CSS
5 3 (27.27%) HTML
5 3 (27.27%) Finance
5 3 (27.27%) Release Management
5 3 (27.27%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (18.18%) WCF
6 2 (18.18%) WPF
6 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
6 2 (18.18%) Windows Server
6 2 (18.18%) MVC
6 2 (18.18%) SQL
6 2 (18.18%) IIS
6 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET
7 1 (9.09%) Web Services
7 1 (9.09%) Windows
7 1 (9.09%) Shell Script
7 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
7 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
7 1 (9.09%) VB
7 1 (9.09%) Oracle
7 1 (9.09%) DB2
7 1 (9.09%) Java
7 1 (9.09%) PL/SQL
7 1 (9.09%) Delphi
7 1 (9.09%) Service Management

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 2 (18.18%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) DB2
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Subversion
1 1 (9.09%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Developer
2 5 (45.45%) .NET Developer
3 4 (36.36%) Analyst
3 4 (36.36%) C# .NET Developer
3 4 (36.36%) C# Developer
4 3 (27.27%) Senior .NET Developer
4 3 (27.27%) Senior C# .NET Developer
4 3 (27.27%) Senior C# Developer
4 3 (27.27%) Senior Developer
5 2 (18.18%) Applications Support
5 2 (18.18%) Applications Support Analyst
5 2 (18.18%) Service Analyst
5 2 (18.18%) Software Developer
5 2 (18.18%) Support Analyst
6 1 (9.09%) .NET Software Developer
6 1 (9.09%) Graduate Software Developer
6 1 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (9.09%) Team Leader
6 1 (9.09%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (9.09%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) .NET
2 5 (45.45%) .NET Framework
3 3 (27.27%) CSS
3 3 (27.27%) HTML
4 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET
4 2 (18.18%) WCF
4 2 (18.18%) WPF
5 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (9.09%) Entity Framework
5 1 (9.09%) jQuery
5 1 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Windows Server
2 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) ITIL
1 3 (27.27%) Release Management
2 2 (18.18%) MVC
2 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
3 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
3 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
3 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (9.09%) Deployment Automation
3 1 (9.09%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) C#
2 2 (18.18%) SQL
3 1 (9.09%) Delphi
3 1 (9.09%) Java
3 1 (9.09%) PL/SQL
3 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
3 1 (9.09%) Shell Script
3 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
3 1 (9.09%) VB
3 1 (9.09%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Ansible
1 1 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle
2 1 (9.09%) Teradata