The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Livingston with a requirement for Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Degree
West Lothian / Livingston
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 7 12 7
Rank change year-on-year +5 -5  
Permanent jobs citing Degree 13 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Livingston 22.81% 2.70% 16.67%
As % of the Qualifications category 68.42% 14.29% 83.33%
Number of salaries quoted 10 1 3
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +38.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £50,000 £27,200
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,200
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Degree is in the academic qualifications and professional certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in Livingston.

Academic & Professional Certification
Livingston
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 19 7 6
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Livingston 33.33% 18.92% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 14 3 4
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +70.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Livingston

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Livingston citing Degree as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for Degree in Livingston

Degree
Salary Trend in Livingston

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Degree in Livingston.

Salary trend for Degree in Livingston

Degree
Salary Histogram in Livingston

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Degree in Livingston over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Degree in Livingston

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, IT jobs citing Degree 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 Livingston region with a requirement for Degree.

1 9 (64.29%) Computer Science
2 8 (57.14%) SDLC
2 8 (57.14%) Software Engineering
3 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (42.86%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (42.86%) Telematics
3 6 (42.86%) Node.js
4 5 (35.71%) C++
4 5 (35.71%) OO
5 4 (28.57%) C
5 4 (28.57%) C#
6 3 (21.43%) Firmware
6 3 (21.43%) Subversion
6 3 (21.43%) AngularJS
6 3 (21.43%) RS-485
7 2 (14.29%) ZigBee
7 2 (14.29%) Test Automation
7 2 (14.29%) Marketing
7 2 (14.29%) Business Development
7 2 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (14.29%) Wireless
7 2 (14.29%) Electronics
7 2 (14.29%) Embedded C
7 2 (14.29%) Embedded C++
7 2 (14.29%) Python
7 2 (14.29%) DECT
7 2 (14.29%) Perl
8 1 (7.14%) Windows
8 1 (7.14%) Linux
8 1 (7.14%) UML

Degree
Co-occurring IT Skills in Livingston 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.14%) Predix
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Bluemix
1 1 (7.14%) IBM Cloud
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (7.14%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) RS-485
2 2 (14.29%) DECT
2 2 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (14.29%) Wireless
2 2 (14.29%) ZigBee
3 1 (7.14%) AMQP
3 1 (7.14%) Bluetooth
3 1 (7.14%) Ethernet
3 1 (7.14%) Internet
3 1 (7.14%) Modbus
3 1 (7.14%) MQTT
3 1 (7.14%) RS-232
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (42.86%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Subversion
2 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (14.29%) Electronics
1 2 (14.29%) Marketing
2 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Firmware Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Full Stack Developer
3 2 (14.29%) C/C++ Firmware Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Embedded C Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Embedded C++ Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Embedded Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Inside Sales Executive
3 2 (14.29%) Internal Sales Executive
3 2 (14.29%) Sales Executive
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Software Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Software Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Applications Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Automation Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) DSP Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) DSP Software Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior DSP Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Firmware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (42.86%) Node.js
2 3 (21.43%) AngularJS
3 1 (7.14%) MEAN Stack
3 1 (7.14%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 9 (64.29%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.14%) Data Structures
2 1 (7.14%) Internet of Things
2 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Linux
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) SDLC
1 8 (57.14%) Software Engineering
2 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (42.86%) Telematics
3 5 (35.71%) OO
4 2 (14.29%) Business Development
4 2 (14.29%) Test Automation
5 1 (7.14%) Digital Signal Processing
5 1 (7.14%) Electronic Design Automation
5 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
5 1 (7.14%) OOD
5 1 (7.14%) Signal Processing
5 1 (7.14%) UML
5 1 (7.14%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) C++
2 4 (28.57%) C
2 4 (28.57%) C#
3 2 (14.29%) Embedded C
3 2 (14.29%) Embedded C++
3 2 (14.29%) Perl
3 2 (14.29%) Python
4 1 (7.14%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Postgraduate
System Software
1 3 (21.43%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
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