Period
to 24 June 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 June 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 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 8 5 3
Rank change year-on-year -3 -2 +2
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 13 28 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Livingston 22.03% 32.56% 25.42%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 68.42% 65.12% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 12 24 6
Livingston median annual salary £34,250 £36,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.16% -14.12% +21.43%
10th Percentile £29,000 £24,000 £35,250
90th Percentile £41,250 £42,500 £48,750
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 19 43 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Livingston 32.20% 50.00% 25.42%
Number of salaries quoted 18 38 6
Livingston median annual salary £34,500 £36,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.48% -14.12% +21.43%
10th Percentile £26,425 £24,000 £35,250
90th Percentile £44,200 £50,000 £48,750
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 24 June 2018.

Salary histogram for SQL Server in Livingston

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 8 (61.54%) .NET
2 7 (53.85%) C#
2 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
3 6 (46.15%) Windows
3 6 (46.15%) Windows Server
4 5 (38.46%) WCF
4 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (38.46%) SQL
5 4 (30.77%) Software Engineering
5 4 (30.77%) Ansible
5 4 (30.77%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (23.08%) WPF
6 3 (23.08%) jQuery
6 3 (23.08%) MVC
6 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (23.08%) IIS
6 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET
6 3 (23.08%) Web Services
6 3 (23.08%) Test Automation
6 3 (23.08%) Fintech
7 2 (15.38%) Prometheus
7 2 (15.38%) Deployment Automation
7 2 (15.38%) Nagios
7 2 (15.38%) Configuration Management
7 2 (15.38%) SMS
7 2 (15.38%) ISO 9001
7 2 (15.38%) ITIL
7 2 (15.38%) Firewall
7 2 (15.38%) PowerShell
7 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008

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 3 (23.08%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (7.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) Firewall
1 2 (15.38%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) Relational Database
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Subversion
1 1 (7.69%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (7.69%) Banking
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Software Developer
3 3 (23.08%) SQL Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Support Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Applications Support
4 2 (15.38%) Applications Support Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Automation Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Senior Software Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Service Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Software Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Technical Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Technical Services Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (7.69%) Systems Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (61.54%) .NET
2 5 (38.46%) WCF
3 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET
3 3 (23.08%) jQuery
3 3 (23.08%) Web Services
3 3 (23.08%) WPF
4 2 (15.38%) .NET Framework
4 2 (15.38%) Entity Framework
5 1 (7.69%) .NET Core
5 1 (7.69%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Fintech
2 1 (7.69%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (46.15%) Windows
1 6 (46.15%) Windows Server
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Software Engineering
2 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (23.08%) MVC
2 3 (23.08%) Test Automation
3 2 (15.38%) Configuration Management
3 2 (15.38%) Deployment Automation
3 2 (15.38%) DevOps
3 2 (15.38%) ITIL
3 2 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (15.38%) Release Management
4 1 (7.69%) Client Onboarding
4 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (7.69%) Incident Management
4 1 (7.69%) Problem Management
4 1 (7.69%) Service Management
4 1 (7.69%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) C#
2 5 (38.46%) SQL
3 2 (15.38%) PowerShell
4 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) ISO 9001
1 2 (15.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (7.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (7.69%) SLA
Systems Management
1 4 (30.77%) Ansible
1 4 (30.77%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (15.38%) Munin
2 2 (15.38%) Nagios
2 2 (15.38%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) New Relic
3 1 (7.69%) Sun