The table below looks at the statistics for Continuous Improvement 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 Continuous Improvement over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Continual Improvement
Rank 13 5 15
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +10
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 1 20 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 1.89% 29.85% 10.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.56% 32.26% 14.44%
Number of salaries quoted 0 11 7
Average salary - £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.85%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%
Continuous Improvement
Scotland

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Lothian
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
39 62 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 73.58% 92.54% 73.17%
Number of salaries quoted 27 31 55
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £34,700 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £54,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Continuous Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement across the West Lothian region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Continuous Improvement Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

Continuous Improvement
Salary Trend in West Lothian

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

Continuous Improvement Salary Trend in West Lothian

Continuous Improvement
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 Continuous Improvement within the West Lothian region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014. 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 -3 1 - -
Continuous Improvement
Scotland

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Lothian region citing Continuous Improvement 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 Continuous Improvement.

1 7 (87.50%) Oracle
2 6 (75.00%) Oracle Reports
2 6 (75.00%) Statistics
2 6 (75.00%) Oracle EBS R12
3 5 (62.50%) Oracle EBS
3 5 (62.50%) ITIL
4 4 (50.00%) Finance
4 4 (50.00%) Oracle Applications
4 4 (50.00%) Systems Analysis
4 4 (50.00%) Problem Management
5 2 (25.00%) SQL
5 2 (25.00%) General Ledger
5 2 (25.00%) Oracle iProcurement
5 2 (25.00%) Cash Management
5 2 (25.00%) Oracle Payables
5 2 (25.00%) Oracle Receivables
5 2 (25.00%) Oracle Cash Management
5 2 (25.00%) Oracle Assets
5 2 (25.00%) Oracle Internet Expenses
5 2 (25.00%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
5 2 (25.00%) Oracle General Ledger
6 1 (12.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (12.50%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
6 1 (12.50%) Oracle Identity Manager
6 1 (12.50%) Oracle Identity Management
6 1 (12.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (12.50%) Oracle ODI
6 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
6 1 (12.50%) Change Management
6 1 (12.50%) E-business

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Lothian region citing Continuous Improvement 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 Continuous Improvement. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) WebLogic
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 6 (75.00%) Oracle EBS R12
2 5 (62.50%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (50.00%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle General Ledger
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle iProcurement
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle Payables
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle Receivables
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle Cash Management
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle Assets
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle Internet Expenses
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
5 1 (12.50%) Oracle 11i
5 1 (12.50%) Oracle Payroll
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle ODI
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Ant
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) General Ledger
3 1 (12.50%) Billing
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Applications Specialist
2 2 (25.00%) Applications Support
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) HR Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) Avaya Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Middleware Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) SOAP
1 1 (12.50%) XML
1 1 (12.50%) XSLT
1 1 (12.50%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) ITIL
2 4 (50.00%) Systems Analysis
2 4 (50.00%) Problem Management
3 2 (25.00%) Cash Management
4 1 (12.50%) BPMN
4 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) SOA
4 1 (12.50%) Change Management
4 1 (12.50%) E-business
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) Python
2 1 (12.50%) XQuery
2 1 (12.50%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
2 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Avaya Certification
1 1 (12.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Identity Manager
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco
2 1 (12.50%) Avaya