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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Financial
Scotland / West Lothian
Rank 9 5 11
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +6
Permanent jobs citing Finance 9 10 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 16.36% 16.95% 14.29%
As % of the General category 40.91% 66.67% 40.91%
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 5
Median salary £26,750 £35,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-25.17% -10.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,950 £34,350 £38,100
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £37,150 £41,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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
22 15 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 40.00% 25.42% 34.92%
Number of salaries quoted 18 5 8
Median salary £37,500 £34,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.29% -12.82%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

The demand trend of job ads across the West Lothian region citing Finance as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Salary Histogram in West Lothian

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Finance across the West Lothian region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017.

Finance Salary Histogram in West Lothian

Finance
Job Locations in West Lothian

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Finance within the West Lothian region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Livingston -2 9 £26,750 -21.32% 1
Finance
Scotland

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, IT jobs citing Finance also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Lothian region with a requirement for Finance.

1 6 (54.55%) SQL Server
1 6 (54.55%) Windows
2 5 (45.45%) SQL
3 4 (36.36%) MS Excel
3 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
3 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (36.36%) Windows Server
4 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (27.27%) Banking
4 3 (27.27%) SQLBase
4 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering
4 3 (27.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (27.27%) Service Management
4 3 (27.27%) ISO 9001
4 3 (27.27%) SLA
4 3 (27.27%) C#
4 3 (27.27%) ITIL
5 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET
5 2 (18.18%) .NET
5 2 (18.18%) MVC
5 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
5 2 (18.18%) .NET Framework
5 2 (18.18%) WCF
5 2 (18.18%) Local Government
5 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (9.09%) ISTQB
6 1 (9.09%) Automation Testing
6 1 (9.09%) Data Centre

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (36.36%) MS Excel
2 1 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (54.55%) SQL Server
2 3 (27.27%) SQLBase
3 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (27.27%) Banking
2 2 (18.18%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Support Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) Applications Support
3 3 (27.27%) Applications Support Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) .NET Developer
4 2 (18.18%) .NET Software Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Software Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Account Manager
5 1 (9.09%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) C/C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Embedded Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) IT Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) IT Support Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Project Manager
5 1 (9.09%) Software Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) .NET
1 2 (18.18%) .NET Framework
1 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET
1 2 (18.18%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) Windows
2 4 (36.36%) Windows Server
2 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) ITIL
1 3 (27.27%) Service Management
1 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering
2 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (18.18%) MVC
3 1 (9.09%) Automation Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Manual Testing
3 1 (9.09%) OO
3 1 (9.09%) OOD
3 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
3 1 (9.09%) Project Management
3 1 (9.09%) UML
3 1 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) SQL
2 3 (27.27%) C#
3 1 (9.09%) Assembly Language
3 1 (9.09%) C
3 1 (9.09%) C++
3 1 (9.09%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) ISEB
1 1 (9.09%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) ISO 9001
1 3 (27.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (27.27%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
2 1 (9.09%) Firmware
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
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