The first 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the West Lothian region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 6 10 6
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -4
Permanent jobs citing Finance 10 20 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 18.87% 25.97% 16.10%
As % of the General category 37.04% 48.78% 67.86%
Number of salaries quoted 9 10 6
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -7.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,650 £31,250
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £36,000 £53,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
General Category
West Lothian
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
27 41 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 50.94% 53.25% 23.73%
Number of salaries quoted 25 12 7
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £36,000 £34,250
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £50,750 £36,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
Finance
Scotland

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
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 22 July 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Finance within the West Lothian region over the 3 months to 22 July 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 - 8 £40,000 -
Livingston 0 1 - - 2
Bathgate - 1 - -
Finance
Scotland

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 10 (76.92%) Oracle
2 9 (69.23%) Oracle EBS R12
3 8 (61.54%) Systems Analysis
3 8 (61.54%) Problem Management
3 8 (61.54%) ITIL
4 7 (53.85%) Oracle iProcurement
4 7 (53.85%) Cash Management
4 7 (53.85%) General Ledger
4 7 (53.85%) Oracle General Ledger
4 7 (53.85%) Oracle Payables
4 7 (53.85%) Oracle Receivables
4 7 (53.85%) Oracle Cash Management
4 7 (53.85%) Oracle Assets
4 7 (53.85%) Oracle Internet Expenses
4 7 (53.85%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
5 6 (46.15%) Billing
6 4 (30.77%) Statistics
6 4 (30.77%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (30.77%) Oracle EBS
6 4 (30.77%) Oracle Reports
7 3 (23.08%) Oracle Applications
8 2 (15.38%) Firewall
9 1 (7.69%) Service Management
9 1 (7.69%) CISA
9 1 (7.69%) Change Management
9 1 (7.69%) UNIX
9 1 (7.69%) Windows
9 1 (7.69%) Linux
9 1 (7.69%) DB2
9 1 (7.69%) IIS

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 (7.69%) IIS
1 1 (7.69%) CICS
Business Applications
1 9 (69.23%) Oracle EBS R12
2 7 (53.85%) Oracle iProcurement
2 7 (53.85%) Oracle General Ledger
2 7 (53.85%) Oracle Payables
2 7 (53.85%) Oracle Receivables
2 7 (53.85%) Oracle Cash Management
2 7 (53.85%) Oracle Assets
2 7 (53.85%) Oracle Internet Expenses
2 7 (53.85%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
3 4 (30.77%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (23.08%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (7.69%) Oracle ERP
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) Firewall
2 1 (7.69%) DHCP
2 1 (7.69%) DNS
2 1 (7.69%) SAN
2 1 (7.69%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (7.69%) Network Security
2 1 (7.69%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (7.69%) DB2
General
1 7 (53.85%) General Ledger
2 6 (46.15%) Billing
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Applications Specialist
2 2 (15.38%) Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Applications Support
3 1 (7.69%) Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) DBA
3 1 (7.69%) Network Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Security Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) DB2 DBA
3 1 (7.69%) Network Security Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Environment Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Statistics
2 1 (7.69%) Mainframe
2 1 (7.69%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) UNIX
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
1 1 (7.69%) Linux
1 1 (7.69%) zOS
1 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Systems Analysis
1 8 (61.54%) Problem Management
1 8 (61.54%) ITIL
2 7 (53.85%) Cash Management
3 4 (30.77%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (7.69%) Service Management
4 1 (7.69%) Change Management
4 1 (7.69%) ERP
4 1 (7.69%) Network Load Balancing
4 1 (7.69%) Security Testing
4 1 (7.69%) SIEM
4 1 (7.69%) Performance Improvement
4 1 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (7.69%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) COBOL
1 1 (7.69%) SQL
1 1 (7.69%) REXX
1 1 (7.69%) Shell Script
1 1 (7.69%) JCL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) CISA
1 1 (7.69%) CISSP
1 1 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (7.69%) GCIA
1 1 (7.69%) CEH
1 1 (7.69%) GIAC
1 1 (7.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
1 1 (7.69%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 10 (76.92%) Oracle
Livingston
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Livingston, West Lothian
The SmartList
Salary: Depending on experience
Posted: 12 days ago