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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 3 16 14
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -2
Permanent jobs citing Degree 11 1 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 21.15% 2.00% 10.24%
As % of the Qualifications category 73.33% 16.67% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 2
Average salary £38,750 - £42,250
90% offered a salary of more than £35,750 - £40,450
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 - £44,050
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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
15 6 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 28.85% 12.00% 30.71%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 17
Average salary £35,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £45,000 £34,900
10% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £44,300 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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
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 23 September 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
Linlithgow - 4 - -
Livingston +5 3 £37,500 - 3
Degree
Scotland

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 8 (57.14%) Computer Science
2 6 (42.86%) C#
2 6 (42.86%) .NET
3 3 (21.43%) MVC
3 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET
3 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
3 3 (21.43%) C++
3 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
3 3 (21.43%) WCF
3 3 (21.43%) jQuery
3 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (21.43%) Software Engineering
3 3 (21.43%) NHibernate
3 3 (21.43%) Marketing
3 3 (21.43%) .NET Framework
3 3 (21.43%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 2 (14.29%) Twitter
4 2 (14.29%) Unit Testing
4 2 (14.29%) HND
4 2 (14.29%) Windows
4 2 (14.29%) UML
4 2 (14.29%) OO
4 2 (14.29%) MySQL
4 2 (14.29%) Electronics
4 2 (14.29%) Scrum
4 2 (14.29%) WinForms
5 1 (7.14%) Law
5 1 (7.14%) COM
5 1 (7.14%) Service Management

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 1 (7.14%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) SPSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 2 (14.29%) MySQL
General
1 3 (21.43%) Marketing
2 2 (14.29%) Electronics
3 1 (7.14%) Law
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Developer
2 6 (42.86%) Software Developer
3 5 (35.71%) Test Engineer
4 3 (21.43%) Graduate
5 2 (14.29%) Test Development Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) Graduate Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Development Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) .NET Software Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Graduate Software Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Systems Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Senior Software Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Software Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) Consultant
6 1 (7.14%) Senior Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Security Consultant
6 1 (7.14%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (42.86%) .NET
2 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET
2 3 (21.43%) NHibernate
2 3 (21.43%) .NET Framework
2 3 (21.43%) WCF
2 3 (21.43%) jQuery
2 3 (21.43%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 2 (14.29%) WinForms
4 1 (7.14%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 8 (57.14%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.14%) User Experience
2 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Statistics
2 1 (7.14%) Mathematics
2 1 (7.14%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) MVC
1 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (21.43%) Software Engineering
2 2 (14.29%) Scrum
2 2 (14.29%) UML
2 2 (14.29%) OO
2 2 (14.29%) Unit Testing
3 1 (7.14%) Performance Management
3 1 (7.14%) Security Architecture
3 1 (7.14%) Predictive Modelling
3 1 (7.14%) Portfolio Management
3 1 (7.14%) Test Strategy
3 1 (7.14%) Vulnerability Management
3 1 (7.14%) Web Application Development
3 1 (7.14%) Analytics
3 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
3 1 (7.14%) Coaching
3 1 (7.14%) Customer Intelligence
3 1 (7.14%) Project Management
3 1 (7.14%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) C#
2 3 (21.43%) C++
2 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) HND
2 1 (7.14%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (7.14%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Twitter
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) Splunk
2 1 (7.14%) ArcSight
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