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 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
Financial
Rank 8 - 15
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Finance 7 0 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Livingston 23.33% - 13.95%
As % of the General category 70.00% - 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 3
Average salary £39,500 - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
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
10 9 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Livingston 33.33% 20.93% 20.93%
Number of salaries quoted 7 9 8
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,300 £24,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £40,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +3.61%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Livingston

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (50.00%) SQL
2 5 (50.00%) QA
3 4 (40.00%) Selenium
3 4 (40.00%) C#
3 4 (40.00%) Local Government
4 3 (30.00%) Security Testing
4 3 (30.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (20.00%) Performance Testing
5 2 (20.00%) WCF
5 2 (20.00%) Release Management
5 2 (20.00%) System Testing
5 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (20.00%) Automation Testing
5 2 (20.00%) Coaching
5 2 (20.00%) .NET
5 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
5 2 (20.00%) IIS
5 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET
5 2 (20.00%) Web Services
5 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (20.00%) Automated Testing
5 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
5 2 (20.00%) Business Analysis
5 2 (20.00%) .NET Framework
5 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
5 2 (20.00%) MVC
5 2 (20.00%) Risk Management

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Livingston by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 2 (20.00%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (10.00%) IDMS
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Selenium
General
1 4 (40.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Tester
2 4 (40.00%) Automation Tester
3 3 (30.00%) Test Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) .NET Software Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Developer
4 2 (20.00%) .NET Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Systems Tester
4 2 (20.00%) Software Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Risk Manager
5 1 (10.00%) Financial Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Mainframe Analyst Programmer
5 1 (10.00%) Mainframe Programmer
5 1 (10.00%) PMO Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) PMO Manager
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Financial Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Senior PMO Manager
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Manager
5 1 (10.00%) Analyst Programmer
5 1 (10.00%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) .NET
1 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (20.00%) Web Services
1 2 (20.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (20.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (10.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (30.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (30.00%) Security Testing
3 2 (20.00%) System Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (20.00%) Automation Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Coaching
3 2 (20.00%) Performance Testing
3 2 (20.00%) MVC
3 2 (20.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (20.00%) Automated Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (20.00%) Business Analysis
3 2 (20.00%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) SQL
2 4 (40.00%) C#
3 1 (10.00%) COBOL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) ICL
Livingston, West Lothian
SCC
Posted: 3 days ago
Livingston
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago