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 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Scotland / West Lothian
Rank 18 15 14
Rank change year-on-year -3 -1  
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 6 1 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Lothian 8.45% 1.79% 11.29%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 16.67% 8.33% 35.00%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 7
Median salary £37,000 - £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £33,250 - £31,600
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 - £41,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

SQL Server 2008 is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next 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 and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
West Lothian
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 36 12 20
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Lothian 50.70% 21.43% 32.26%
Number of salaries quoted 33 5 14
Median salary £40,000 £44,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +25.71%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,250 £35,350 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

SQL Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in West Lothian

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Lothian citing SQL Server 2008 as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

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 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Livingston -4 6 £37,000 - 3
SQL Server 2008
Scotland

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 5 (83.33%) MVC
2 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 5 (83.33%) Software Engineering
2 5 (83.33%) WCF
2 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (50.00%) Local Government
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (50.00%) .NET Framework
3 3 (50.00%) T-SQL
4 2 (33.33%) VB
4 2 (33.33%) SQL
4 2 (33.33%) XML
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (33.33%) jQuery
4 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (33.33%) Banking
4 2 (33.33%) SDLC
5 1 (16.67%) Telerik
5 1 (16.67%) iOS Development
5 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
5 1 (16.67%) Apple Swift
5 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 1 (16.67%) VB.NET
5 1 (16.67%) CSS

SQL Server 2008
Top Related 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:

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Xcode
General
1 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) Local Government
3 2 (33.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) .NET Software Developer
2 3 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 3 (50.00%) C# Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Software Developer
3 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 2 (33.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (16.67%) C# VB.NET Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Systems Developer
4 1 (16.67%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 5 (83.33%) WCF
3 3 (50.00%) .NET Framework
4 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (33.33%) jQuery
4 2 (33.33%) XML
5 1 (16.67%) CSS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (83.33%) MVC
1 5 (83.33%) Software Engineering
2 2 (33.33%) SDLC
3 1 (16.67%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C#
2 3 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) VB
4 1 (16.67%) Apple Swift
4 1 (16.67%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (16.67%) Telerik
Livingston, West Lothian
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Salary: Competitive + Pension,Benefits & Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £28000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Livingston
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Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
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