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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 3 11 12
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +1
Permanent jobs citing Finance 17 2 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Livingston 34.69% 6.25% 30.30%
As % of the General category 70.83% 10.00% 52.63%
Number of salaries quoted 13 0 12
Average salary £41,500 - £36,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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
24 20 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Livingston 48.98% 62.50% 57.58%
Number of salaries quoted 17 18 12
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -2.77%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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
Salary Histogram in Livingston

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Finance across the Livingston region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015.

Finance Salary Histogram in Livingston

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Livingston

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 15 (55.56%) SQL
2 13 (48.15%) Web Services
3 12 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (44.44%) QA
4 11 (40.74%) Selenium
4 11 (40.74%) User Acceptance Testing
4 11 (40.74%) Security Testing
5 10 (37.04%) Microsoft
5 10 (37.04%) IIS
5 10 (37.04%) Performance Testing
5 10 (37.04%) System Testing
5 10 (37.04%) Automated Testing
6 9 (33.33%) Computer Science
6 9 (33.33%) Release Management
6 9 (33.33%) Software Delivery
6 9 (33.33%) SDLC
6 9 (33.33%) Business Analysis
7 6 (22.22%) ITIL
7 6 (22.22%) Python
7 6 (22.22%) Relational Database
8 5 (18.52%) Data Centre
8 5 (18.52%) Project Planning
8 5 (18.52%) PRINCE2
8 5 (18.52%) C#
8 5 (18.52%) RDBMS
8 5 (18.52%) Retail
9 4 (14.81%) MVC
9 4 (14.81%) ASP.NET
9 4 (14.81%) .NET
9 4 (14.81%) .NET Framework

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Livingston by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 10 (37.04%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (22.22%) Relational Database
2 5 (18.52%) RDBMS
3 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (7.41%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (3.70%) IDMS
Development Applications
1 11 (40.74%) Selenium
2 3 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (18.52%) Retail
2 3 (11.11%) Manufacturing
2 3 (11.11%) Banking
3 2 (7.41%) Local Government
3 2 (7.41%) Online Betting
3 2 (7.41%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (51.85%) Analyst
2 11 (40.74%) Test Analyst
3 8 (29.63%) Tester
3 8 (29.63%) Senior Analyst
3 8 (29.63%) QA Test Analyst
3 8 (29.63%) QA Analyst
3 8 (29.63%) Automation Tester
4 7 (25.93%) Senior QA Analyst
4 7 (25.93%) Senior QA Test Analyst
4 7 (25.93%) Senior Test Analyst
5 5 (18.52%) Senior Tester
5 5 (18.52%) Project Manager
5 5 (18.52%) Senior QA Tester
5 5 (18.52%) QA Tester
5 5 (18.52%) Senior Automation Tester
5 5 (18.52%) Developer
6 4 (14.81%) .NET Developer
7 3 (11.11%) ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (11.11%) Programme Manager
7 3 (11.11%) Infrastructure Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (48.15%) Web Services
2 4 (14.81%) .NET Framework
2 4 (14.81%) .NET
2 4 (14.81%) ASP.NET
3 3 (11.11%) CSS
3 3 (11.11%) LINQ
3 3 (11.11%) jQuery
3 3 (11.11%) HTML5
3 3 (11.11%) Entity Framework
3 3 (11.11%) CSS3
3 3 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 3 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
3 3 (11.11%) HTML
4 1 (3.70%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 5 (18.52%) Data Centre
3 3 (11.11%) Life Science
4 2 (7.41%) Mobile App
4 2 (7.41%) Over-the-Top Content
4 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (7.41%) IPTV
5 1 (3.70%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.11%) Windows
2 2 (7.41%) UNIX
3 1 (3.70%) VME
3 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (40.74%) User Acceptance Testing
2 11 (40.74%) Security Testing
3 10 (37.04%) System Testing
3 10 (37.04%) Performance Testing
3 10 (37.04%) Automated Testing
4 9 (33.33%) Business Analysis
4 9 (33.33%) Software Delivery
4 9 (33.33%) SDLC
4 9 (33.33%) Release Management
5 6 (22.22%) ITIL
6 5 (18.52%) PRINCE2
6 5 (18.52%) Project Planning
7 4 (14.81%) MVC
8 3 (11.11%) Risk Management
8 3 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (11.11%) Knowledge Management
8 3 (11.11%) Incident Management
8 3 (11.11%) OOA/OOD
8 3 (11.11%) OO
Programming Languages
1 15 (55.56%) SQL
2 6 (22.22%) Python
3 5 (18.52%) C#
4 3 (11.11%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.70%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 3 (11.11%) APMP
2 2 (7.41%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 2 (7.41%) Degree
2 2 (7.41%) SC Cleared
2 2 (7.41%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (44.44%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (37.04%) Microsoft
2 3 (11.11%) Telerik
3 1 (3.70%) ICL
Livingston, West Lothian
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Livingston, West Lothian
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Salary: Competitive salary
Posted: 25 days ago
Livingston, West Lothian
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Salary: Competitive salary
Posted: 27 days ago