The table below looks at the statistics for Degree in IT jobs advertised for the West Lothian region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Degree over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Degree
Rank 7 6 2
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -4
Permanent jobs citing Degree 8 11 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 16.00% 15.49% 22.64%
As % of the Qualifications category 80.00% 73.33% 75.00%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 4
Median salary £35,000 £45,000 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% +16.12%
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.89%
Degree
Scotland

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

Qualifications Category
West Lothian
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
10 15 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 20.00% 21.13% 30.19%
Number of salaries quoted 7 7 7
Median salary £35,000 £22,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+55.55% -35.71%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,250
% change year-on-year
- +3.03%

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

The demand trend of job ads across the West Lothian region citing Degree as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Degree Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

Degree
Salary Trend in West Lothian

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

Degree Salary Trend in West Lothian

Degree
Job Locations in West Lothian

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Degree within the West Lothian region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Livingston -2 6 £35,000 -20.00% 1
Degree
Scotland

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, IT jobs citing Degree also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Lothian region with a requirement for Degree.

1 7 (46.67%) Computer Science
2 5 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 5 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 5 (33.33%) HTML
2 5 (33.33%) SDLC
3 4 (26.67%) Electronics
3 4 (26.67%) JavaScript
3 4 (26.67%) C#
3 4 (26.67%) CSS
3 4 (26.67%) Ethernet
3 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
4 3 (20.00%) Delphi
4 3 (20.00%) SQL
4 3 (20.00%) Manufacturing
4 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (20.00%) Windows
4 3 (20.00%) AngularJS
5 2 (13.33%) Information Management
5 2 (13.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 2 (13.33%) Veeam
5 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (13.33%) Software Licensing
5 2 (13.33%) Physics
5 2 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (13.33%) VMware
5 2 (13.33%) NetBackup
5 2 (13.33%) C++
5 2 (13.33%) ITIL
5 2 (13.33%) .NET
5 2 (13.33%) SQL Server

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (13.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) Ethernet
2 2 (13.33%) DHCP
2 2 (13.33%) DNS
2 2 (13.33%) LAN
2 2 (13.33%) SAN
2 2 (13.33%) VoIP
2 2 (13.33%) VPN
2 2 (13.33%) WAN
3 1 (6.67%) RS-232
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 4 (26.67%) Electronics
3 3 (20.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (6.67%) Banking
4 1 (6.67%) Marketing
4 1 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Developer
2 3 (20.00%) Angular Developer
2 3 (20.00%) Graduate
3 2 (13.33%) Administrator
3 2 (13.33%) C# Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Software Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) .NET Developer
4 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (6.67%) C# Software Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) C++ Developer
4 1 (6.67%) C++ Software Developer
4 1 (6.67%) C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Hardware Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Junior Tester
4 1 (6.67%) Manual Tester
4 1 (6.67%) Systems Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Systems Test Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Systems Tester
4 1 (6.67%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (33.33%) HTML
2 4 (26.67%) CSS
3 3 (20.00%) AngularJS
4 2 (13.33%) .NET
4 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (46.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (13.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 2 (13.33%) LIMS
2 2 (13.33%) Physics
3 1 (6.67%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
3 1 (6.67%) VHDL
3 1 (6.67%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (6.67%) Linux
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) SDLC
1 5 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (13.33%) Information Management
3 2 (13.33%) ITIL
3 2 (13.33%) OO
3 2 (13.33%) OOD
3 2 (13.33%) Software Licensing
4 1 (6.67%) Automated Testing
4 1 (6.67%) Change Management
4 1 (6.67%) Customer Insight
4 1 (6.67%) Data Acquisition
4 1 (6.67%) Data Visualisation
4 1 (6.67%) Embedded Software Development
4 1 (6.67%) Migration
4 1 (6.67%) Numerical Analysis
4 1 (6.67%) Schematic Capture
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) C#
1 4 (26.67%) JavaScript
2 3 (20.00%) Delphi
2 3 (20.00%) SQL
3 2 (13.33%) C++
4 1 (6.67%) C
4 1 (6.67%) Perl
4 1 (6.67%) Python
4 1 (6.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) COSHH
1 1 (6.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
2 1 (6.67%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (13.33%) Cisco
2 2 (13.33%) EMC
2 2 (13.33%) Veeam
2 2 (13.33%) VMware
3 1 (6.67%) Xilinx