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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 10 9 13
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +4
Permanent jobs citing Finance 4 8 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 7.69% 15.38% 11.11%
As % of the General category 33.33% 61.54% 63.64%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 7
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -19.10%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%
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
12 13 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 23.08% 25.00% 17.46%
Number of salaries quoted 6 9 8
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -28.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £29,300 £39,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £50,000 £36,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 22 September 2014. 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
Linlithgow - 3 £40,000 -
Finance
Scotland

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 11 (78.57%) Oracle
2 10 (71.43%) Oracle EBS R12
3 9 (64.29%) Problem Management
3 9 (64.29%) Systems Analysis
3 9 (64.29%) ITIL
4 8 (57.14%) General Ledger
4 8 (57.14%) Oracle General Ledger
4 8 (57.14%) Oracle iProcurement
4 8 (57.14%) Cash Management
4 8 (57.14%) Oracle Payables
4 8 (57.14%) Oracle Receivables
4 8 (57.14%) Oracle Cash Management
4 8 (57.14%) Oracle Assets
4 8 (57.14%) Oracle Internet Expenses
4 8 (57.14%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
5 7 (50.00%) Billing
6 5 (35.71%) Oracle EBS
7 4 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (28.57%) Oracle Applications
7 4 (28.57%) Statistics
7 4 (28.57%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (14.29%) Firewall
9 1 (7.14%) Service Management
9 1 (7.14%) CISA
9 1 (7.14%) Change Management
9 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2
9 1 (7.14%) UNIX
9 1 (7.14%) Windows
9 1 (7.14%) Linux
9 1 (7.14%) DB2

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 1 (7.14%) IIS
1 1 (7.14%) CICS
Business Applications
1 10 (71.43%) Oracle EBS R12
2 8 (57.14%) Oracle General Ledger
2 8 (57.14%) Oracle iProcurement
2 8 (57.14%) Oracle Payables
2 8 (57.14%) Oracle Receivables
2 8 (57.14%) Oracle Cash Management
2 8 (57.14%) Oracle Assets
2 8 (57.14%) Oracle Internet Expenses
2 8 (57.14%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
3 5 (35.71%) Oracle EBS
4 4 (28.57%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (7.14%) Oracle ERP
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) Firewall
2 1 (7.14%) DHCP
2 1 (7.14%) DNS
2 1 (7.14%) SAN
2 1 (7.14%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (7.14%) tcpdump
2 1 (7.14%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (7.14%) DB2
General
1 8 (57.14%) General Ledger
2 7 (50.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Applications Specialist
2 3 (21.43%) Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Applications Support
3 1 (7.14%) DBA
3 1 (7.14%) Support Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Administrator
3 1 (7.14%) Project Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Network Security Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle Support Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle Applications Support Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle Applications Support
3 1 (7.14%) Network Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Security Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Applications Support Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) DB2 DBA
3 1 (7.14%) Environment Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Statistics
2 1 (7.14%) Mainframe
2 1 (7.14%) VSAM
2 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) UNIX
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
1 1 (7.14%) Linux
1 1 (7.14%) zOS
1 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) Problem Management
1 9 (64.29%) Systems Analysis
1 9 (64.29%) ITIL
2 8 (57.14%) Cash Management
3 4 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (7.14%) Service Management
4 1 (7.14%) Change Management
4 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2
4 1 (7.14%) ERP
4 1 (7.14%) Project Management
4 1 (7.14%) Network Load Balancing
4 1 (7.14%) Business Analysis
4 1 (7.14%) Supplier Management
4 1 (7.14%) Performance Improvement
4 1 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (7.14%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (7.14%) SIEM
4 1 (7.14%) Matrix Management
4 1 (7.14%) Security Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) COBOL
1 1 (7.14%) SQL
1 1 (7.14%) REXX
1 1 (7.14%) Shell Script
1 1 (7.14%) JCL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) CISA
1 1 (7.14%) CISSP
1 1 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (7.14%) GCIA
1 1 (7.14%) CEH
1 1 (7.14%) GIAC
1 1 (7.14%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
1 1 (7.14%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 11 (78.57%) Oracle
Livingston, West Lothian
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Salary: Competitive salary
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