The first 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the West Lothian region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank - 24 18
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 0 14 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian - 9.46% 3.48%
As % of the General category - 50.00% 17.39%
Number of salaries quoted 0 11 0
Average salary - £36,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
General Category
West Lothian
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
25 28 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 29.76% 18.92% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 23 13 13
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +4.34%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
Telecoms
Scotland

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
Top 18 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 4 (80.00%) PMI
1 4 (80.00%) PMI Certification
1 4 (80.00%) Internet
1 4 (80.00%) Project Management
1 4 (80.00%) .NET
1 4 (80.00%) J2EE
1 4 (80.00%) PRINCE2
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
1 4 (80.00%) Scrum
1 4 (80.00%) Banking
1 4 (80.00%) Billing
1 4 (80.00%) CRM
1 4 (80.00%) E-Commerce
1 4 (80.00%) Waterfall
1 4 (80.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (20.00%) SLA
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) Linux

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) Internet
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
1 4 (80.00%) Banking
1 4 (80.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) .NET
1 4 (80.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) PMI
1 4 (80.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Project Management
1 4 (80.00%) PRINCE2
1 4 (80.00%) Scrum
1 4 (80.00%) CRM
1 4 (80.00%) E-Commerce
1 4 (80.00%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) PMI Certification
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA