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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Degree
Rank 11 10 7
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -3
Permanent jobs citing Degree 1 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Livingston 2.17% 14.81% 13.89%
As % of the Qualifications category 16.67% 100.00% 45.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 4
Average salary £60,000 £39,250 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+52.86% +1.29%
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
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
6 4 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Livingston 13.04% 14.81% 30.56%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 10
Average salary £60,000 £36,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+66.66% -7.69%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Livingston

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 6 (60.00%) Service Delivery
2 4 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (40.00%) Problem Management
2 4 (40.00%) Atlassian
2 4 (40.00%) Open Source
2 4 (40.00%) Confluence
2 4 (40.00%) Software Delivery
2 4 (40.00%) SDLC
2 4 (40.00%) Defect Tracking
2 4 (40.00%) JIRA
3 2 (20.00%) Sonatype
3 2 (20.00%) Sonatype Nexus
3 2 (20.00%) Hudson
3 2 (20.00%) ITIL V3
3 2 (20.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (20.00%) SolarWinds
3 2 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (20.00%) Supplier Management
3 2 (20.00%) Fortinet
3 2 (20.00%) Firewall
3 2 (20.00%) Subversion
3 2 (20.00%) ITIL
3 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (20.00%) Ethernet
3 2 (20.00%) Cisco
3 2 (20.00%) HP

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Livingston by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (40.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (20.00%) Ethernet
1 2 (20.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) JIRA
2 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (20.00%) Hudson
2 2 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (20.00%) Sonatype Nexus
2 2 (20.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Administrator
2 2 (20.00%) Technical Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Business Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) C Programmer
3 1 (10.00%) C Software Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) C/C++ Programmer
3 1 (10.00%) C/C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) C++ Programmer
3 1 (10.00%) C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Programmer
3 1 (10.00%) Software Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Software Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) HTML
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Service Delivery
2 4 (40.00%) Defect Tracking
2 4 (40.00%) Open Source
2 4 (40.00%) Problem Management
2 4 (40.00%) SDLC
2 4 (40.00%) Software Delivery
2 4 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (20.00%) ITIL
3 2 (20.00%) ITIL V3
3 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (20.00%) Project Management
3 2 (20.00%) Supplier Management
4 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) C
1 1 (10.00%) C#
1 1 (10.00%) C++
1 1 (10.00%) Python
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Atlassian
2 2 (20.00%) Avaya
2 2 (20.00%) CheckPoint
2 2 (20.00%) Cisco
2 2 (20.00%) Fortinet
2 2 (20.00%) HP
2 2 (20.00%) SolarWinds
2 2 (20.00%) Sonatype
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle