The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the West Lothian region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 13 6 25
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +19
Permanent jobs citing Degree 2 26 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 3.64% 33.77% 2.44%
As % of the Qualifications category 18.18% 92.86% 8.82%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Average salary £45,000 £32,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.46% -
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
Qualifications Category
West Lothian
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
11 28 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 20.00% 36.36% 27.64%
Number of salaries quoted 9 2 25
Average salary £29,000 £43,750 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.71% -0.56%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Degree
Scotland

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
Top 20 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 2 (40.00%) .NET
1 2 (40.00%) C#
1 2 (40.00%) C++
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) Statistics
2 1 (20.00%) Marketing
2 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (20.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (20.00%) Predictive Modelling
2 1 (20.00%) Web Application Development
2 1 (20.00%) Analytics
2 1 (20.00%) Wireless
2 1 (20.00%) Electronics
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) SPSS
2 1 (20.00%) Customer Intelligence
2 1 (20.00%) Firmware

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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.

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) SPSS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Wireless
General
1 1 (20.00%) Marketing
1 1 (20.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Graduate
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Graduate Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Development Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Test Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Test Development Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Graduate Software Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Software Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Statistics
1 1 (20.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (20.00%) Firmware
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (20.00%) Predictive Modelling
1 1 (20.00%) Web Application Development
1 1 (20.00%) Analytics
1 1 (20.00%) Customer Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) C#
1 2 (40.00%) C++
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
Linlithgow, West Lothian
Teleperformance
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Livingston, West Lothian
The SmartList
Salary: Depending on experience
Posted: 15 days ago