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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 4 16 4
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -12
Permanent jobs citing Degree 17 3 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 26.15% 3.80% 36.04%
As % of the Qualifications category 73.91% 25.00% 81.63%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 2
Average salary £70,000 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% +17.64%
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
23 12 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 35.38% 15.19% 44.14%
Number of salaries quoted 8 8 3
Average salary £70,000 £29,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+141.37% -44.76%
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 22 May 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 22 May 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 - 8 £70,000 -
Linlithgow - 7 - - 1
Bathgate - 1 £35,000 -
Degree
Scotland

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 15 (41.67%) Mentoring
2 12 (33.33%) Project Management
3 11 (30.56%) C#
3 11 (30.56%) IIS
4 10 (27.78%) .NET
4 10 (27.78%) Linux
4 10 (27.78%) Service Management
4 10 (27.78%) CISSP
4 10 (27.78%) Coaching
4 10 (27.78%) Splunk
4 10 (27.78%) Portfolio Management
4 10 (27.78%) ArcSight
4 10 (27.78%) Test Strategy
4 10 (27.78%) Vulnerability Management
4 10 (27.78%) PCI DSS
4 10 (27.78%) Performance Management
4 10 (27.78%) Security Architecture
4 10 (27.78%) Law
4 10 (27.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 10 (27.78%) Computer Science
5 9 (25.00%) Oracle
5 9 (25.00%) JavaScript
6 8 (22.22%) SC Cleared
6 8 (22.22%) Security Cleared
7 7 (19.44%) Software Engineering
7 7 (19.44%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (19.44%) OO
8 6 (16.67%) UNIX
8 6 (16.67%) C
8 6 (16.67%) HND

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 11 (30.56%) IIS
2 1 (2.78%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (11.11%) MS Excel
1 4 (11.11%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Oracle ERP
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.11%) LAN
1 4 (11.11%) VoIP
1 4 (11.11%) WAN
1 4 (11.11%) SAN
2 2 (5.56%) TCP/IP
2 2 (5.56%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (11.11%) MySQL
3 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (5.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (5.56%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.78%) OLAP
4 1 (2.78%) FileMaker
4 1 (2.78%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 3 (8.33%) Selenium
General
1 10 (27.78%) Law
2 2 (5.56%) Finance
3 1 (2.78%) Electronics
3 1 (2.78%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (33.33%) Developer
2 10 (27.78%) Consultant
2 10 (27.78%) Security Consultant
3 6 (16.67%) Software Developer
4 4 (11.11%) Software Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) C Developer
5 2 (5.56%) Graduate Software Developer
5 2 (5.56%) Graduate Developer
5 2 (5.56%) .NET Developer
5 2 (5.56%) C++ Developer
5 2 (5.56%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Database Specialist
5 2 (5.56%) Administrator
5 2 (5.56%) Project Manager
5 2 (5.56%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (5.56%) Graduate
6 1 (2.78%) Senior Developer
6 1 (2.78%) Programmer
6 1 (2.78%) Graduate Software Engineer
6 1 (2.78%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (27.78%) .NET
2 5 (13.89%) ASP.NET
2 5 (13.89%) .NET Framework
2 5 (13.89%) WCF
2 5 (13.89%) Entity Framework
2 5 (13.89%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 4 (11.11%) jQuery
3 4 (11.11%) NHibernate
3 4 (11.11%) HTML
4 2 (5.56%) CSS3
4 2 (5.56%) HTML5
4 2 (5.56%) CSS
5 1 (2.78%) Web Services
5 1 (2.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (2.78%) Hibernate
5 1 (2.78%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 10 (27.78%) Computer Science
2 4 (11.11%) Replication
2 4 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (11.11%) Private Cloud
3 2 (5.56%) Physics
3 2 (5.56%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.78%) User Experience
4 1 (2.78%) VHDL
4 1 (2.78%) Verilog
4 1 (2.78%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 10 (27.78%) Linux
2 6 (16.67%) UNIX
3 2 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (5.56%) Oracle Linux
3 2 (5.56%) Solaris
4 1 (2.78%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (41.67%) Mentoring
2 12 (33.33%) Project Management
3 10 (27.78%) Service Management
3 10 (27.78%) Coaching
3 10 (27.78%) Portfolio Management
3 10 (27.78%) Test Strategy
3 10 (27.78%) Vulnerability Management
3 10 (27.78%) Performance Management
3 10 (27.78%) Security Architecture
4 7 (19.44%) Software Engineering
4 7 (19.44%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (19.44%) OO
5 5 (13.89%) MVC
6 4 (11.11%) High Availability
6 4 (11.11%) Unit Testing
7 2 (5.56%) Project Planning
7 2 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (5.56%) TDD
7 2 (5.56%) Embedded Software Development
7 2 (5.56%) Project Governance
Programming Languages
1 11 (30.56%) C#
2 9 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (16.67%) C
3 6 (16.67%) C++
4 2 (5.56%) Bash Shell
4 2 (5.56%) Perl
4 2 (5.56%) SQL
4 2 (5.56%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.78%) Java
5 1 (2.78%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 10 (27.78%) CISSP
2 8 (22.22%) SC Cleared
2 8 (22.22%) Security Cleared
3 6 (16.67%) HND
4 4 (11.11%) VTSP
4 4 (11.11%) MOS
4 4 (11.11%) MCSE
4 4 (11.11%) HNC
4 4 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (11.11%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (27.78%) PCI DSS
1 10 (27.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.56%) Xen
3 1 (2.78%) Firmware
Vendors
1 10 (27.78%) Splunk
1 10 (27.78%) ArcSight
2 9 (25.00%) Oracle
3 6 (16.67%) Sun
4 5 (13.89%) Microsoft
5 4 (11.11%) VMware
5 4 (11.11%) Cisco
5 4 (11.11%) IBM
5 4 (11.11%) Juniper
5 4 (11.11%) HP
5 4 (11.11%) EMC
5 4 (11.11%) Intel
6 2 (5.56%) Red Hat
Linlithgow
Oracle
Salary: excellent salary - negotiable
Posted: 21 days ago