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 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Financial
Scotland / West Lothian
Rank 10 3 11
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +8
Permanent jobs citing Finance 1 19 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 3.13% 24.68% 14.63%
As % of the General category 8.33% 95.00% 54.55%
Number of salaries quoted 1 15 4
Median salary £50,000 £36,500 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+36.98% -7.59%
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
12 20 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 37.50% 25.97% 26.83%
Number of salaries quoted 11 15 4
Median salary £42,500 £62,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-32.00% +56.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £36,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £62,500
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
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 19 January 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 -6 1 £50,000 +37.93% 4
Finance
Scotland

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 19 January 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 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) Financial Institution
2 2 (40.00%) Incident Management
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2014
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (20.00%) C
3 1 (20.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) C++
3 1 (20.00%) Delphi
3 1 (20.00%) Assembly Language
3 1 (20.00%) Firmware
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) UML
3 1 (20.00%) OO
3 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (20.00%) OOD

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:

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 2 (40.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Support
1 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Account Manager
2 1 (20.00%) C Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) C/C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Embedded C Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Embedded C Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Embedded C++ Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Embedded Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineer
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Incident Management
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) OO
2 1 (20.00%) OOD
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) Assembly Language
2 1 (20.00%) C
2 1 (20.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) C++
2 1 (20.00%) Delphi
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
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