Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Lothian with a requirement for SQL Server 2008 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Scotland > West Lothian
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 25 19 19
Rank change year-on-year -6 0 -1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 1 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Lothian 1.14% 4.71% 4.05%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.57% 17.39% 22.22%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 3
West Lothian median annual salary - £31,750 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -0.78% -20.00%
Scotland median annual salary £41,250 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% - -6.25%

SQL Server 2008 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 West Lothian with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
West Lothian
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 28 23 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Lothian 31.82% 27.06% 18.24%
Number of salaries quoted 15 22 15
West Lothian median annual salary £29,000 £36,750 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.09% +5.00% -6.67%
10th Percentile £23,250 £24,125 £29,850
90th Percentile £53,250 £46,000 £57,000
Scotland median annual salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -2.35% +6.25% -

SQL Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in West Lothian

Job postings citing SQL Server 2008 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Lothian.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server 2008 in West Lothian

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in West Lothian

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 in West Lothian.

Salary trend for SQL Server 2008 in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 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 West Lothian region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VB
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) WCF
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2014

SQL Server 2008
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Lothian 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2014
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Software Developer
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C# .NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C# Software Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) WCF
1 1 (100.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VB