The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in IT jobs advertised for the West Lothian region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Telecoms 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
Telecommunications
Rank 11 - 13
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 5 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 7.35% - 6.35%
As % of the General category 29.41% - 44.44%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 3
Average salary £62,500 - £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,368 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-3.62% -
Telecoms
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%

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

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

Telecoms Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

Telecoms
Salary Trend in West Lothian

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

Telecoms Salary Trend in West Lothian

Telecoms
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 Telecoms 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 £62,500 -
Telecoms
Scotland

Telecoms
Top 25 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

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

1 6 (100.00%) Finance
1 6 (100.00%) Banking
2 4 (66.67%) Retail
2 4 (66.67%) Taleo
2 4 (66.67%) Programme Management
2 4 (66.67%) PeopleSoft
2 4 (66.67%) E-Commerce
2 4 (66.67%) Coaching
2 4 (66.67%) Translating Business Requirements
2 4 (66.67%) PeopleSoft HCM
3 2 (33.33%) Target Operating Model
3 2 (33.33%) Information Architecture
3 2 (33.33%) Business Transformation
3 2 (33.33%) Analytics
3 2 (33.33%) Data Transformation
3 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 2 (33.33%) SOA
3 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (33.33%) ITIL
3 2 (33.33%) Java
3 2 (33.33%) .NET
3 2 (33.33%) Migration
3 2 (33.33%) COBIT
3 2 (33.33%) TOGAF

Telecoms
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 Telecoms 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 Telecoms. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 4 (66.67%) PeopleSoft HCM
Cloud Services
1 4 (66.67%) Taleo
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
General
1 6 (100.00%) Banking
1 6 (100.00%) Finance
2 4 (66.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) HR Manager
1 4 (66.67%) Strategy Manager
1 4 (66.67%) Systems Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Coaching
1 4 (66.67%) E-Commerce
1 4 (66.67%) Programme Management
1 4 (66.67%) Translating Business Requirements
2 2 (33.33%) Analytics
2 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (33.33%) Business Transformation
2 2 (33.33%) Data Transformation
2 2 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (33.33%) Information Architecture
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) Migration
2 2 (33.33%) SOA
2 2 (33.33%) Target Operating Model
2 2 (33.33%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) COBIT
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) PeopleSoft