The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of HP products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the West Lothian region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HP over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within Hewlett-Packard Company.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP
Rank 14 11 20
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +9
Permanent jobs citing HP 1 5 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 2.22% 10.42% 5.61%
As % of the Vendors category 4.00% 17.86% 7.69%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 1
Average salary £27,500 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.57% +10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%
HP
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Lothian region.

Vendors Category
West Lothian
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
25 28 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 55.56% 58.33% 72.90%
Number of salaries quoted 14 19 46
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £65,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%

HP
Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing HP across the West Lothian region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

HP Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

HP
Salary Trend in West Lothian

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing HP across the West Lothian region.

HP Salary Trend in West Lothian

HP
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 HP within the West Lothian region over the 3 months to 24 October 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
Bathgate - 1 £27,500 -
HP
Scotland

HP
Top 11 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the West Lothian region citing HP 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 HP.

1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) VBScript
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
1 1 (50.00%) UNIX
1 1 (50.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) PrintSoft PReS
1 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (50.00%) Cucumber

HP
Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the West Lothian region citing HP 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 HP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) PrintSoft PReS
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (50.00%) Cucumber
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Test Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) VBScript