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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Retailing
Rank 16 7 -
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -
Permanent jobs citing Retail 6 10 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 8.33% 15.87% -
As % of the General category 19.35% 31.25% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 10 0
Average salary £52,500 £32,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+64.06% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
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
31 32 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 43.06% 50.79% 53.09%
Number of salaries quoted 16 30 14
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.99% +4.16%
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 3 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 3 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 -7 6 £52,500 +64.06%
Retail
Scotland

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 3 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 (83.33%) ITIL
1 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 3 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 3 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (50.00%) Knowledge Management
2 3 (50.00%) Project Planning
2 3 (50.00%) Life Science
2 3 (50.00%) APMP
2 3 (50.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (33.33%) Mobile App
3 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 2 (33.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 2 (33.33%) Over-the-Top Content
3 2 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (33.33%) Incident Management
3 2 (33.33%) Online Betting
3 2 (33.33%) IPTV
3 2 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 2 (33.33%) UNIX
3 2 (33.33%) Windows
3 2 (33.33%) RDBMS
3 2 (33.33%) Banking
4 1 (16.67%) HTML
4 1 (16.67%) Adobe
4 1 (16.67%) SEO
4 1 (16.67%) Pay per click
4 1 (16.67%) Google
4 1 (16.67%) Google Analytics

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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 1 (16.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) RDBMS
1 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
General
1 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (33.33%) Banking
3 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 2 (33.33%) Online Betting
4 1 (16.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Project Manager
1 3 (50.00%) Programme Manager
1 3 (50.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
1 3 (50.00%) Infrastructure Manager
1 3 (50.00%) Infrastructure Programme Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Major Incident Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Incident Manager
3 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Life Science
1 3 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (33.33%) IPTV
2 2 (33.33%) Mobile App
2 2 (33.33%) Over-the-Top Content
3 1 (16.67%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) UNIX
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) ITIL
2 3 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 3 (50.00%) Knowledge Management
2 3 (50.00%) Project Planning
3 2 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (33.33%) Incident Management
4 1 (16.67%) Analytics
4 1 (16.67%) Campaign Management
4 1 (16.67%) SEO
4 1 (16.67%) Email Marketing
4 1 (16.67%) Pay per click
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) APMP
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Adobe
1 1 (16.67%) Google