The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT jobs advertised for the West Lothian region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 11 14 14
Rank change year-on-year
+3 0
Permanent jobs citing Finance 8 2 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 13.56% 2.63% 13.39%
As % of the General category 38.10% 16.67% 73.91%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 5
Average salary £40,000 £48,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.94% +39.28%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Finance
Scotland

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

General Category
West Lothian
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
21 12 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 35.59% 15.79% 18.11%
Number of salaries quoted 8 11 10
Average salary £39,000 £36,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.58% +3.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £25,100 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £48,200 £42,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Finance across the West Lothian region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

Finance
Salary Trend in West Lothian

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

Finance Salary Trend in West Lothian

Finance
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 Finance within the West Lothian region over the 3 months to 3 March 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
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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 - 7 £39,500 - 3
Linlithgow - 1 £42,500 -
Finance
Scotland

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the West Lothian region citing Finance 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 Finance.

1 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (33.33%) QA
2 5 (33.33%) SQL
3 4 (26.67%) C#
3 4 (26.67%) Selenium
3 4 (26.67%) Local Government
4 3 (20.00%) Business Analysis
4 3 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (20.00%) Security Testing
4 3 (20.00%) Web Services
5 2 (13.33%) MVC
5 2 (13.33%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (13.33%) Risk Management
5 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (13.33%) Oracle Applications
5 2 (13.33%) .NET
5 2 (13.33%) Oracle
5 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
5 2 (13.33%) IIS
5 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET
5 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
5 2 (13.33%) Project Management
5 2 (13.33%) Performance Testing
5 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
5 2 (13.33%) Release Management
5 2 (13.33%) WCF
5 2 (13.33%) Problem Management
5 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (13.33%) .NET Framework
5 2 (13.33%) Billing

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the West Lothian region citing Finance 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 Finance. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (13.33%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle General Ledger
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle iProcurement
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle Payables
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle Receivables
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle Cash Management
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle Assets
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle Internet Expenses
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (6.67%) IDMS
Development Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Selenium
General
1 4 (26.67%) Local Government
2 2 (13.33%) Billing
2 2 (13.33%) General Ledger
3 1 (6.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Tester
2 4 (26.67%) Automation Tester
3 3 (20.00%) Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Test Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Software Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Oracle Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Oracle Support Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Oracle Applications Support Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Oracle Applications Support
4 2 (13.33%) .NET Software Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Support Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Applications Support
4 2 (13.33%) .NET Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Applications Support Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Systems Tester
5 1 (6.67%) Delivery Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Risk Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Senior PMO Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) Web Services
2 2 (13.33%) .NET Framework
2 2 (13.33%) WCF
2 2 (13.33%) .NET
2 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (20.00%) Business Analysis
2 3 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (20.00%) Security Testing
3 2 (13.33%) System Testing
3 2 (13.33%) Cash Management
3 2 (13.33%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (13.33%) Automation Testing
3 2 (13.33%) Coaching
3 2 (13.33%) Release Management
3 2 (13.33%) Performance Testing
3 2 (13.33%) Problem Management
3 2 (13.33%) Automated Testing
3 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
3 2 (13.33%) Systems Analysis
3 2 (13.33%) Project Management
3 2 (13.33%) MVC
3 2 (13.33%) Risk Management
3 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (6.67%) Matrix Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) SQL
2 4 (26.67%) C#
3 1 (6.67%) COBOL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) HP
2 1 (6.67%) ICL
Livingston, West Lothian
TSB
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Livingston, West Lothian
SCC
Posted: 7 days ago
Livingston
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago