The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT jobs advertised for the Livingston region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank - 4 8
Permanent jobs citing Finance 0 8 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Livingston - 28.57% 14.43%
As % of the General category - 80.00% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 7
Average salary - £36,000 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -19.10%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.12%
Finance
West Lothian

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

General Category
Livingston
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
4 10 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Livingston 15.38% 35.71% 21.65%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 8
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% -28.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Livingston

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

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Livingston

Finance
Salary Trend in Livingston

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

Finance Salary Trend in Livingston

Finance
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Livingston

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Livingston region citing Finance 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 Finance.

1 1 (50.00%) COBOL
1 1 (50.00%) DB2
1 1 (50.00%) CISSP
1 1 (50.00%) CICS
1 1 (50.00%) REXX
1 1 (50.00%) zOS
1 1 (50.00%) JCL
1 1 (50.00%) Mainframe
1 1 (50.00%) CISA
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) GIAC
1 1 (50.00%) GCIA
1 1 (50.00%) VSAM
1 1 (50.00%) CEH
1 1 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (50.00%) ISPF
1 1 (50.00%) Security Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Network Security
1 1 (50.00%) tcpdump
1 1 (50.00%) SIEM
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (50.00%) Coaching

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Livingston by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Livingston region citing Finance 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 Finance. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) CICS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (50.00%) Network Security
1 1 (50.00%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) DB2
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) DBA
1 1 (50.00%) Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Network Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Security Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) DB2 DBA
1 1 (50.00%) Network Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Mainframe
1 1 (50.00%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) Security Testing
1 1 (50.00%) SIEM
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (50.00%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) COBOL
1 1 (50.00%) REXX
1 1 (50.00%) JCL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CISSP
1 1 (50.00%) CISA
1 1 (50.00%) GIAC
1 1 (50.00%) GCIA
1 1 (50.00%) CEH
Livingston, West Lothian
GE
Salary: Competitive salary
Posted: 9 days ago