Period
to 18 July 2018

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

Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Scotland > West Lothian
6 months to
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 33 23 -
Rank change year-on-year -10 - +20
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 2 11 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Lothian 1.32% 9.65% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.51% 18.33% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 10 0
West Lothian median annual salary £30,000 £36,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.81% - -
Scotland median annual salary £39,250 £36,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +7.53% -27.00% +33.33%

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 57 60 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Lothian 37.50% 52.63% 23.53%
Number of salaries quoted 40 52 15
West Lothian median annual salary £45,000 £36,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.29% -17.05% +25.71%
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% -2.30% +8.75%

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

SQL Server 2008
Job Locations in West Lothian

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 within the West Lothian region over the 6 months to 18 July 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Livingston -2 2 £30,000 -17.81%
SQL Server 2008
Scotland

For the 6 months to 18 July 2018, IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 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 West Lothian region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (50.00%) ISO 9001
2 1 (50.00%) SLA
2 1 (50.00%) IIS
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) Sun
2 1 (50.00%) Service Management
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (50.00%) WCF
2 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (50.00%) Release Management
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Applications Support
1 1 (50.00%) Applications Support Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Software Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (50.00%) jQuery
1 1 (50.00%) WCF
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (50.00%) Release Management
1 1 (50.00%) Service Management
1 1 (50.00%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) ISO 9001
1 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Sun