The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in IT jobs advertised for the West Lothian region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Retailing
Rank 12 20 16
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -4
Permanent jobs citing Retail 4 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 5.88% 1.75% 1.59%
As % of the General category 23.53% 6.67% 11.11%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 1
Average salary £62,500 - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +4.65%
Retail
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
17 15 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 25.00% 26.32% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 10 4 8
Average salary £62,500 £39,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+60.25% -4.87%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

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

Retail Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

Retail
Salary Trend in West Lothian

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

Retail Salary Trend in West Lothian

Retail
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 Retail within the West Lothian region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. 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 +5 4 £62,500 -
Retail
Scotland

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Lothian region citing Retail 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 Retail.

1 6 (75.00%) Finance
2 4 (50.00%) PeopleSoft
2 4 (50.00%) Banking
2 4 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 4 (50.00%) Taleo
2 4 (50.00%) Programme Management
2 4 (50.00%) Coaching
2 4 (50.00%) Translating Business Requirements
2 4 (50.00%) PeopleSoft HCM
2 4 (50.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (25.00%) 802.1X
3 2 (25.00%) WMI
3 2 (25.00%) VLAN
3 2 (25.00%) Project Planning
3 2 (25.00%) Life Science
3 2 (25.00%) Progress
3 2 (25.00%) ADSL
3 2 (25.00%) LAN
3 2 (25.00%) VoIP
3 2 (25.00%) WAN
3 2 (25.00%) Ethernet
3 2 (25.00%) RIP
3 2 (25.00%) SNMP
3 2 (25.00%) VPN
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco
3 2 (25.00%) CCNA
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (25.00%) MPLS
3 2 (25.00%) OSPF

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Lothian region citing Retail 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 Retail. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 4 (50.00%) PeopleSoft HCM
Cloud Services
1 4 (50.00%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) ADSL
1 2 (25.00%) BGP
1 2 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (25.00%) Ethernet
1 2 (25.00%) Firewall
1 2 (25.00%) ICMP
1 2 (25.00%) IPsec
1 2 (25.00%) LAN
1 2 (25.00%) MPLS
1 2 (25.00%) OSPF
1 2 (25.00%) RIP
1 2 (25.00%) SNMP
1 2 (25.00%) Unified Communications
1 2 (25.00%) VLAN
1 2 (25.00%) VoIP
1 2 (25.00%) VPN
1 2 (25.00%) WAN
1 2 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
General
1 6 (75.00%) Finance
2 4 (50.00%) Banking
2 4 (50.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (25.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) HR Manager
1 4 (50.00%) Strategy Manager
1 4 (50.00%) Systems Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Network Support
2 2 (25.00%) Network Support Technician
2 2 (25.00%) Network Technician
2 2 (25.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (25.00%) Life Science
1 2 (25.00%) SecurID
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Coaching
1 4 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 4 (50.00%) Programme Management
1 4 (50.00%) Translating Business Requirements
2 2 (25.00%) Change Management
2 2 (25.00%) ITIL
2 2 (25.00%) Knowledge Management
2 2 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (25.00%) Project Planning
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) APMP
1 2 (25.00%) CCENT
1 2 (25.00%) CCNA
1 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) FortiGate
1 2 (25.00%) WhatsUp Gold
1 2 (25.00%) WMI
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) PeopleSoft
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco
2 2 (25.00%) Progress