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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Retailing
Rank 12 8 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Permanent jobs citing Retail 7 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 10.00% 11.32% -
As % of the General category 23.33% 25.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 0
Average salary £42,500 £29,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+46.55% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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
30 24 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 42.86% 45.28% 50.65%
Number of salaries quoted 14 22 10
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% +11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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
Salary Histogram in West Lothian

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Retail across the West Lothian region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Retail Salary Histogram 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 31 July 2015. 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 -4 7 £42,500 +46.55% 3
Retail
Scotland

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 5 (71.43%) ITIL
1 5 (71.43%) Finance
2 4 (57.14%) E-Commerce
3 3 (42.86%) Data Centre
3 3 (42.86%) Manufacturing
3 3 (42.86%) Project Planning
3 3 (42.86%) Life Science
3 3 (42.86%) APMP
3 3 (42.86%) PRINCE2
3 3 (42.86%) Knowledge Management
4 2 (28.57%) Google
4 2 (28.57%) IPTV
4 2 (28.57%) Pay per click
4 2 (28.57%) Incident Management
4 2 (28.57%) Marketing
4 2 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
4 2 (28.57%) SEO
4 2 (28.57%) UNIX
4 2 (28.57%) Windows
4 2 (28.57%) Social Media
4 2 (28.57%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (28.57%) Analytics
4 2 (28.57%) Mobile App
4 2 (28.57%) Campaign Management
4 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
4 2 (28.57%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 2 (28.57%) Over-the-Top Content
4 2 (28.57%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (28.57%) Google Analytics

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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.

Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) RDBMS
1 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
General
1 5 (71.43%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) Manufacturing
3 2 (28.57%) Banking
3 2 (28.57%) Marketing
3 2 (28.57%) Online Betting
3 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Project Manager
1 3 (42.86%) Programme Manager
1 3 (42.86%) Infrastructure Project Manager
1 3 (42.86%) Infrastructure Manager
1 3 (42.86%) Infrastructure Programme Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Major Incident Manager
2 2 (28.57%) E-Commerce Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Incident Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Life Science
1 3 (42.86%) Data Centre
2 2 (28.57%) IPTV
2 2 (28.57%) Social Media
2 2 (28.57%) Mobile App
2 2 (28.57%) Over-the-Top Content
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) UNIX
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) ITIL
2 4 (57.14%) E-Commerce
3 3 (42.86%) PRINCE2
3 3 (42.86%) Project Planning
3 3 (42.86%) Knowledge Management
4 2 (28.57%) Pay per click
4 2 (28.57%) Incident Management
4 2 (28.57%) Email Marketing
4 2 (28.57%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (28.57%) Analytics
4 2 (28.57%) Campaign Management
4 2 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (28.57%) SEO
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) APMP
2 2 (28.57%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Adobe
1 2 (28.57%) Google
Livingston, West Lothian
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Livingston
Net Talent
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 20 days ago
Livingston
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £28250 - £40000 per annum + Van, Pens, OT, Bon, Health
Posted: 24 days ago