The table below looks at the statistics for Broadband skills in IT jobs advertised for the Livingston region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Broadband over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Broadband
Rank 13 - 8
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Broadband 1 0 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Livingston 2.22% - 34.78%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.33% - 80.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £32,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -13.33%
Broadband
West Lothian

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Livingston region.

Communications & Networking Category
Livingston
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
12 2 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Livingston 26.67% 8.70% 43.48%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 3
Average salary £22,500 £35,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.71% -33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

Broadband
Jobs Demand Trend in Livingston

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Broadband across the Livingston region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Broadband Jobs Demand Trend in Livingston

Broadband
Salary Trend in Livingston

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

Broadband Salary Trend in Livingston

Broadband
Top 4 Related IT Skills in Livingston

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Livingston region citing Broadband also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Broadband.

1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Data Management
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) Software Architecture

Broadband
Top Related IT Skills in Livingston by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Livingston region citing Broadband also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Broadband. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Solutions Architect
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Data Management
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) Software Architecture