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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 13 11 7
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -4
Permanent jobs citing Finance 8 5 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 15.69% 8.77% 16.67%
As % of the General category 53.33% 55.56% 71.43%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 9
Average salary £39,000 £41,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.87% -18.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,100 £37,400 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £41,000 £56,622
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
15 9 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 29.41% 15.79% 23.33%
Number of salaries quoted 5 8 14
Average salary £39,000 £41,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.87% +17.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £56,595 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%

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 30 January 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 +2 6 £39,000 -4.87% 2
Linlithgow - 1 £42,500 -
Finance
Scotland

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 4 (36.36%) C#
1 4 (36.36%) Local Government
1 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (18.18%) Project Management
2 2 (18.18%) SQL
2 2 (18.18%) .NET
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET
2 2 (18.18%) MVC
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (18.18%) General Ledger
2 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
2 2 (18.18%) Systems Analysis
2 2 (18.18%) Billing
2 2 (18.18%) QA
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (18.18%) .NET Framework
2 2 (18.18%) Selenium
2 2 (18.18%) WCF
2 2 (18.18%) Problem Management
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle General Ledger
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle iProcurement
2 2 (18.18%) Cash Management
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle Receivables
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle Cash Management

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

Applications
1 1 (9.09%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle General Ledger
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle iProcurement
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle Payables
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle Receivables
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle Cash Management
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle Assets
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle Internet Expenses
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (9.09%) IDMS
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Selenium
General
1 4 (36.36%) Local Government
2 2 (18.18%) General Ledger
2 2 (18.18%) Billing
3 1 (9.09%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Developer
1 3 (27.27%) Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Support Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Applications Support
2 2 (18.18%) .NET Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Applications Support Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle Support Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Software Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle Applications Support Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle Applications Support
2 2 (18.18%) Automation Tester
2 2 (18.18%) .NET Software Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Tester
3 1 (9.09%) Senior PMO Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Mainframe Analyst Programmer
3 1 (9.09%) Mainframe Programmer
3 1 (9.09%) PMO Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) .NET
1 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET
1 2 (18.18%) .NET Framework
1 2 (18.18%) WCF
2 1 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (9.09%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (18.18%) Project Management
2 2 (18.18%) MVC
2 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
2 2 (18.18%) Systems Analysis
2 2 (18.18%) Problem Management
2 2 (18.18%) Cash Management
2 2 (18.18%) Automation Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Coaching
3 1 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (9.09%) Matrix Management
3 1 (9.09%) Resource Management
3 1 (9.09%) Business Analysis
3 1 (9.09%) Supplier Management
3 1 (9.09%) Risk Management
3 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (9.09%) ITIL
3 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) C#
2 2 (18.18%) SQL
3 1 (9.09%) COBOL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle
2 1 (9.09%) ICL
2 1 (9.09%) HP
Livingston
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £36000.00 - £42000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Livingston
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago