The table below looks at the statistics for Broadband skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Lothian region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Broadband over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Broadband
Rank 16 - 10
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Broadband 1 0 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 1.45% - 24.24%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.56% - 72.73%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £32,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -13.33%
Broadband
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Lothian region.

Communications & Networking Category
West Lothian
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
18 7 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 26.09% 13.21% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 5
Average salary £22,500 £37,000 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-39.18% +25.42%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

Broadband
Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Broadband across the West Lothian region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Broadband Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

Broadband
Salary Trend in West Lothian

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

Broadband Salary Trend in West Lothian

Broadband
Job Locations in West Lothian

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Broadband within the West Lothian region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Livingston - 1 - -
Broadband
Scotland

Broadband
Top 4 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the West Lothian region citing Broadband 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 Broadband.

1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Data Management
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) Software Architecture

Broadband
Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the West Lothian region citing Broadband 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 Broadband. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Solutions Architect
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Data Management
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) Software Architecture