Period
to 19 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Livingston with a requirement for SQL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SQL over the 6 months to 19 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
West Lothian > Livingston
6 months to
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 4 8 5
Rank change year-on-year +4 -3 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL 25 11 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Livingston 35.21% 15.94% 16.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 47.17% 25.00% 34.09%
Number of salaries quoted 20 10 11
Livingston median annual salary £40,000 £33,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.21% -5.71% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £24,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £45,000 £39,375 £47,500
West Lothian median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -6.67%

SQL is in the Programming Languages 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 coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Livingston
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 53 44 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Livingston 74.65% 63.77% 47.31%
Number of salaries quoted 36 43 31
Livingston median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% +2.86%
10th Percentile £30,875 £26,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £45,250 £50,000 £52,500
West Lothian median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% +2.86%

SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Livingston

Job postings citing SQL as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Livingston.

Job vacancy trend for SQL in Livingston

SQL
Salary Trend in Livingston

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL in Livingston.

Salary trend for SQL in Livingston

SQL
Salary Histogram in Livingston

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL in Livingston over the 6 months to 19 February 2018.

Salary histogram for SQL in Livingston

For the 6 months to 19 February 2018, IT jobs citing SQL 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.

1 15 (60.00%) .NET
2 14 (56.00%) C#
2 14 (56.00%) XML
3 13 (52.00%) Test Automation
4 11 (44.00%) Defect Tracking
4 11 (44.00%) Optoelectronics
4 11 (44.00%) C
4 11 (44.00%) Python
4 11 (44.00%) C++
4 11 (44.00%) JavaScript
4 11 (44.00%) TCP/IP
4 11 (44.00%) Firmware
4 11 (44.00%) Manufacturing
5 8 (32.00%) Software Engineering
5 8 (32.00%) Microsoft
6 6 (24.00%) SQL Server
6 6 (24.00%) Microsoft Excel
6 6 (24.00%) Windows
6 6 (24.00%) Degree
6 6 (24.00%) Physics
6 6 (24.00%) Electronics
7 5 (20.00%) Computer Science
7 5 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 5 (20.00%) ITIL
7 5 (20.00%) Oracle
7 5 (20.00%) ISO 9001
8 4 (16.00%) Service Management
8 4 (16.00%) SLA
8 4 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (16.00%) Microsoft Azure

SQL
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 (8.00%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (24.00%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (44.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (24.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (12.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (8.00%) QlikView
3 2 (8.00%) SQLBase
4 1 (4.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 11 (44.00%) Manufacturing
2 6 (24.00%) Electronics
3 2 (8.00%) Banking
3 2 (8.00%) Finance
3 2 (8.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (28.00%) Analyst
1 7 (28.00%) Firmware Engineer
2 6 (24.00%) Software Engineer
3 5 (20.00%) Applications Support
4 4 (16.00%) C Software Engineer
4 4 (16.00%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
4 4 (16.00%) C/C++ Software Engineer
4 4 (16.00%) C++ Software Engineer
4 4 (16.00%) Embedded C Engineer
4 4 (16.00%) Embedded C Software Engineer
4 4 (16.00%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
4 4 (16.00%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
4 4 (16.00%) Embedded C++ Engineer
4 4 (16.00%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
4 4 (16.00%) Embedded Engineer
4 4 (16.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 4 (16.00%) SQL Analyst
5 3 (12.00%) Applications Support Analyst
5 3 (12.00%) Functional Tester
5 3 (12.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (60.00%) .NET
2 14 (56.00%) XML
3 3 (12.00%) XML Messaging
4 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (44.00%) Optoelectronics
2 5 (20.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (8.00%) PDA
4 1 (4.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (24.00%) Windows
2 4 (16.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (12.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (52.00%) Test Automation
2 11 (44.00%) Defect Tracking
3 8 (32.00%) Software Engineering
4 6 (24.00%) Physics
5 5 (20.00%) ITIL
6 4 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (16.00%) Service Management
7 3 (12.00%) API Testing
7 3 (12.00%) CRM
7 3 (12.00%) Functional Testing
7 3 (12.00%) Project Management
7 3 (12.00%) Release Management
7 3 (12.00%) SDLC
7 3 (12.00%) Test Planning
7 3 (12.00%) Test Scripting
7 3 (12.00%) Validation
7 3 (12.00%) Waterfall
8 2 (8.00%) Analytics
8 2 (8.00%) Data Visualisation
8 2 (8.00%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 14 (56.00%) C#
2 11 (44.00%) C
2 11 (44.00%) C++
2 11 (44.00%) JavaScript
2 11 (44.00%) Python
3 1 (4.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (24.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.00%) ISO 9001
1 5 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (16.00%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (44.00%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (12.00%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (8.00%) Ansible
2 2 (8.00%) Munin
2 2 (8.00%) Nagios
2 2 (8.00%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (8.00%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 8 (32.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (20.00%) Oracle
3 3 (12.00%) HP
4 2 (8.00%) New Relic
4 2 (8.00%) Tableau