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 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 3 18 4
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -14
Permanent jobs citing Degree 17 2 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 32.08% 2.38% 36.49%
As % of the Qualifications category 89.47% 40.00% 84.38%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 5
Average salary £47,500 £31,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.22% -16.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,750 £25,800 £34,300
10% offered a salary of more than £63,250 £36,200 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
19 5 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 35.85% 5.95% 43.24%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 5
Average salary £70,000 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+86.66% +1.35%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Degree across the West Lothian region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in West Lothian

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Degree across the West Lothian region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015.

Degree Salary Histogram in West Lothian

Degree
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 Degree within the West Lothian region over the 3 months to 21 April 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
Linlithgow - 10 - - 2
Livingston +6 6 £47,500 +26.66% 2
Degree
Scotland

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the West Lothian region citing Degree 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 Degree.

1 14 (46.67%) Mentoring
2 12 (40.00%) Project Management
3 10 (33.33%) CISSP
3 10 (33.33%) Service Management
3 10 (33.33%) Law
3 10 (33.33%) IIS
3 10 (33.33%) Coaching
3 10 (33.33%) Splunk
3 10 (33.33%) Portfolio Management
3 10 (33.33%) ArcSight
3 10 (33.33%) Test Strategy
3 10 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
3 10 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (33.33%) Performance Management
3 10 (33.33%) PCI DSS
3 10 (33.33%) Security Architecture
4 9 (30.00%) Computer Science
5 8 (26.67%) JavaScript
5 8 (26.67%) C#
5 8 (26.67%) .NET
6 7 (23.33%) Linux
6 7 (23.33%) Software Engineering
7 6 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (20.00%) OO
7 6 (20.00%) SQL Server
7 6 (20.00%) C++
7 6 (20.00%) C
8 5 (16.67%) Oracle
8 5 (16.67%) ASP.NET
8 5 (16.67%) SC Cleared

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the West Lothian region citing Degree 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 Degree. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (33.33%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.33%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) TCP/IP
1 2 (6.67%) DNS
2 1 (3.33%) SAN
2 1 (3.33%) LAN
2 1 (3.33%) VoIP
2 1 (3.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (13.33%) MySQL
3 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 2 (6.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (6.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (10.00%) Selenium
General
1 10 (33.33%) Law
2 2 (6.67%) Electronics
2 2 (6.67%) Finance
3 1 (3.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (33.33%) Consultant
1 10 (33.33%) Security Consultant
2 7 (23.33%) Developer
3 5 (16.67%) Software Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Software Developer
4 3 (10.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) .NET Developer
5 2 (6.67%) C++ Developer
5 2 (6.67%) C Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Project Manager
5 2 (6.67%) Administrator
5 2 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (6.67%) Database Specialist
6 1 (3.33%) Design Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Digital Design Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Electronics Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (26.67%) .NET
2 5 (16.67%) ASP.NET
3 4 (13.33%) Entity Framework
3 4 (13.33%) NHibernate
3 4 (13.33%) .NET Framework
3 4 (13.33%) WCF
3 4 (13.33%) jQuery
3 4 (13.33%) HTML
3 4 (13.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 2 (6.67%) HTML5
4 2 (6.67%) CSS3
4 2 (6.67%) CSS
5 1 (3.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 9 (30.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.67%) Management Information System
3 2 (6.67%) Physics
4 1 (3.33%) Replication
4 1 (3.33%) VHDL
4 1 (3.33%) Verilog
4 1 (3.33%) Mathematics
4 1 (3.33%) Private Cloud
4 1 (3.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (23.33%) Linux
2 3 (10.00%) UNIX
3 2 (6.67%) Solaris
3 2 (6.67%) Embedded Linux
3 2 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (6.67%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (46.67%) Mentoring
2 12 (40.00%) Project Management
3 10 (33.33%) Service Management
3 10 (33.33%) Performance Management
3 10 (33.33%) Coaching
3 10 (33.33%) Security Architecture
3 10 (33.33%) Portfolio Management
3 10 (33.33%) Test Strategy
3 10 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
4 7 (23.33%) Software Engineering
5 6 (20.00%) OO
5 6 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (13.33%) MVC
6 4 (13.33%) Embedded Software Development
7 3 (10.00%) Unit Testing
8 2 (6.67%) PRINCE2
8 2 (6.67%) Project Planning
8 2 (6.67%) Risk Management
8 2 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (6.67%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 8 (26.67%) JavaScript
1 8 (26.67%) C#
2 6 (20.00%) C++
2 6 (20.00%) C
3 2 (6.67%) Perl
3 2 (6.67%) SQL
3 2 (6.67%) T-SQL
3 2 (6.67%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 10 (33.33%) CISSP
2 5 (16.67%) SC Cleared
2 5 (16.67%) Security Cleared
3 3 (10.00%) HND
4 1 (3.33%) MCSE
4 1 (3.33%) CCNA
4 1 (3.33%) VTSP
4 1 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (3.33%) MOS
4 1 (3.33%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 10 (33.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (6.67%) Xen
2 1 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 10 (33.33%) Splunk
1 10 (33.33%) ArcSight
2 5 (16.67%) Oracle
3 3 (10.00%) Sun
4 2 (6.67%) Red Hat
4 2 (6.67%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.33%) VMware
5 1 (3.33%) Cisco
5 1 (3.33%) IBM
5 1 (3.33%) HP
5 1 (3.33%) EMC
5 1 (3.33%) Intel
5 1 (3.33%) Juniper
Livingston, West Lothian
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 52 minutes ago
West Lothian
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Linlithgow, West Lothian
Inoapps Ltd
Posted: 3 hours ago
Livingston, West Lothian
Net Talent
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Linlithgow, West Lothian
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 days ago