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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Telecommunications
Rank 16 16 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 2 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 3.51% 3.33% -
As % of the General category 7.41% 8.33% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Median salary - £35,000 -
UK excluding London median salary £42,750 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +5.55%
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
27 24 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 47.37% 40.00% 32.61%
Number of salaries quoted 17 12 28
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £38,250 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.65%

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

The demand trend of job ads across the West Lothian region citing Telecoms as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, IT jobs citing Telecoms also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Lothian region with a requirement for Telecoms.

1 5 (71.43%) Finance
1 5 (71.43%) Banking
2 3 (42.86%) Retail
2 3 (42.86%) Taleo
2 3 (42.86%) Programme Management
2 3 (42.86%) PeopleSoft
2 3 (42.86%) E-Commerce
2 3 (42.86%) Coaching
2 3 (42.86%) Translating Business Requirements
2 3 (42.86%) PeopleSoft HCM
3 2 (28.57%) Target Operating Model
3 2 (28.57%) Information Architecture
3 2 (28.57%) SOA
3 2 (28.57%) Ethernet
3 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (28.57%) ITIL
3 2 (28.57%) Java
3 2 (28.57%) .NET
3 2 (28.57%) Migration
3 2 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (28.57%) Electronics
3 2 (28.57%) TOGAF
3 2 (28.57%) Degree
3 2 (28.57%) COBIT
3 2 (28.57%) Business Transformation
3 2 (28.57%) Analytics
3 2 (28.57%) Data Transformation
3 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
4 1 (14.29%) Physics
4 1 (14.29%) Computer Science

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Business Applications
1 3 (42.86%) PeopleSoft HCM
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
General
1 5 (71.43%) Banking
1 5 (71.43%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) Retail
3 2 (28.57%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) HR Manager
1 3 (42.86%) Strategy Manager
1 3 (42.86%) Systems Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Graduate
2 2 (28.57%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Design Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Graduate Design Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Graduate Systems Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Graduate Test Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Test Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Test Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) VHDL Design Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) VHDL Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
1 1 (14.29%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 1 (14.29%) Physics
1 1 (14.29%) VHDL
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Coaching
1 3 (42.86%) E-Commerce
1 3 (42.86%) Programme Management
1 3 (42.86%) Translating Business Requirements
2 2 (28.57%) Analytics
2 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (28.57%) Business Transformation
2 2 (28.57%) Data Transformation
2 2 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (28.57%) Information Architecture
2 2 (28.57%) ITIL
2 2 (28.57%) Migration
2 2 (28.57%) SOA
2 2 (28.57%) Target Operating Model
2 2 (28.57%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) COBIT
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) PeopleSoft
2 1 (14.29%) Xilinx