The table below looks at the statistics for Degree in IT jobs advertised for the Livingston region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Degree over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 11 8 3
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -5
Permanent jobs citing Degree 4 5 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Livingston 13.33% 11.63% 34.88%
As % of the Qualifications category 100.00% 62.50% 90.91%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 8
Average salary £39,250 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,300 £37,500 £29,650
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £44,500 £41,650
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +8.10%
Degree
West Lothian

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

Qualifications Category
Livingston
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
4 8 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Livingston 13.33% 18.60% 38.37%
Number of salaries quoted 4 8 8
Average salary £36,000 £37,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.63% +16.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,400 £35,250 £29,650
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £41,650 £42,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in Livingston

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

Degree Jobs Demand Trend in Livingston

Degree
Salary Trend in Livingston

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

Degree Salary Trend in Livingston

Degree
Salary Histogram in Livingston

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Degree across the Livingston region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

Degree Salary Histogram in Livingston

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Livingston

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Livingston region citing Degree 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 Degree.

1 5 (71.43%) C#
1 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
1 5 (71.43%) .NET
1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) Software Engineering
2 4 (57.14%) NHibernate
2 4 (57.14%) .NET Framework
2 4 (57.14%) MVC
2 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET
2 4 (57.14%) Computer Science
2 4 (57.14%) WCF
2 4 (57.14%) jQuery
2 4 (57.14%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 3 (42.86%) MySQL
3 3 (42.86%) Scrum
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 2 (28.57%) Unit Testing
5 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (14.29%) HTML5
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (14.29%) CSS3
5 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (14.29%) C
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Livingston by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Livingston region citing Degree 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 Degree. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 3 (42.86%) MySQL
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Software Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Database Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Design Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) .NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) C++ Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Software Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Electronics Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) C Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Digital Design Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) .NET
2 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET
2 4 (57.14%) NHibernate
2 4 (57.14%) .NET Framework
2 4 (57.14%) WCF
2 4 (57.14%) jQuery
2 4 (57.14%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (14.29%) HTML
3 1 (14.29%) CSS3
3 1 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (14.29%) HTML5
3 1 (14.29%) COM
3 1 (14.29%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Computer Science
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) VHDL
2 1 (14.29%) Verilog
2 1 (14.29%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) Software Engineering
2 4 (57.14%) MVC
3 3 (42.86%) Scrum
4 2 (28.57%) Unit Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (14.29%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) C#
1 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
2 1 (14.29%) C++
2 1 (14.29%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) HND
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle