Period
to 21 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in permanent job vacancies advertised in Livingston. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Finance over the 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial
West Lothian > Livingston
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 5 7 1
Rank change year-on-year +2 -6 +8
Permanent jobs citing Finance 19 11 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Livingston 27.14% 19.30% 29.03%
As % of the General category 48.72% 50.00% 72.97%
Number of salaries quoted 10 11 20
Livingston median annual salary £26,000 £30,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.33% -25.00% +1.27%
10th Percentile £24,000 £24,000 £31,925
90th Percentile £38,750 £35,000 £66,250
West Lothian median annual salary £26,000 £30,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -13.33% -25.00% -

Finance is in the General Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Livingston with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Livingston
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 39 22 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Livingston 55.71% 38.60% 39.78%
Number of salaries quoted 26 21 29
Livingston median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -4.11% +4.29%
10th Percentile £24,000 £24,000 £23,250
90th Percentile £47,500 £43,750 £63,250
West Lothian median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year +14.29% -4.11% -8.75%

Finance
Job Vacancy Trend in Livingston

Job postings citing Finance as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Livingston.

Job vacancy trend for Finance in Livingston

Finance
Salary Trend in Livingston

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

Salary trend for Finance in Livingston

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT jobs citing Finance 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 Finance.

1 10 (52.63%) ITIL
2 9 (47.37%) SQL
3 8 (42.11%) Manufacturing
3 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
4 6 (31.58%) SLA
4 6 (31.58%) Retail
4 6 (31.58%) SQLBase
5 5 (26.32%) Knowledge Management
5 5 (26.32%) PDA
5 5 (26.32%) Banking
5 5 (26.32%) Project Planning
5 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (26.32%) APMP
5 5 (26.32%) Data Centre
5 5 (26.32%) Service Management
5 5 (26.32%) Project Management
5 5 (26.32%) PRINCE2
5 5 (26.32%) Windows
5 5 (26.32%) Microsoft Excel
5 5 (26.32%) Windows Server
5 5 (26.32%) Matrix Organization
6 4 (21.05%) ISO 9001
6 4 (21.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 3 (15.79%) Dynamics AX
7 3 (15.79%) GMP
7 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
7 3 (15.79%) ERP
7 3 (15.79%) Customer Requirements
7 3 (15.79%) Change Control

Finance
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 2 (10.53%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (26.32%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) ADSL
1 1 (5.26%) BGP
1 1 (5.26%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (5.26%) Ethernet
1 1 (5.26%) Firewall
1 1 (5.26%) ICMP
1 1 (5.26%) IPsec
1 1 (5.26%) LAN
1 1 (5.26%) MPLS
1 1 (5.26%) OSPF
1 1 (5.26%) RIP
1 1 (5.26%) SNMP
1 1 (5.26%) Unified Communications
1 1 (5.26%) VLAN
1 1 (5.26%) VoIP
1 1 (5.26%) VPN
1 1 (5.26%) WAN
1 1 (5.26%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (31.58%) SQLBase
2 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
General
1 8 (42.11%) Manufacturing
2 6 (31.58%) Retail
3 5 (26.32%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Analyst
1 9 (47.37%) Support Analyst
2 6 (31.58%) Applications Support
2 6 (31.58%) Applications Support Analyst
3 5 (26.32%) Project Manager
3 5 (26.32%) Senior Manager
3 5 (26.32%) Senior Project Manager
3 5 (26.32%) SQL Analyst
3 5 (26.32%) SQL Support Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Dynamics AX Specialist
5 1 (5.26%) Network Support
5 1 (5.26%) Network Support Technician
5 1 (5.26%) Network Technician
5 1 (5.26%) Support Technician
5 1 (5.26%) Web Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Web Applications Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Web Applications Support
5 1 (5.26%) Web Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) CSS
2 1 (5.26%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Data Centre
1 5 (26.32%) PDA
2 1 (5.26%) e-Learning
2 1 (5.26%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 5 (26.32%) Windows
1 5 (26.32%) Windows Server
1 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) ITIL
2 5 (26.32%) Knowledge Management
2 5 (26.32%) Matrix Organization
2 5 (26.32%) PRINCE2
2 5 (26.32%) Project Management
2 5 (26.32%) Project Planning
2 5 (26.32%) Service Management
3 3 (15.79%) Change Control
3 3 (15.79%) Customer Requirements
3 3 (15.79%) ERP
4 2 (10.53%) Web Design
5 1 (5.26%) Cash Management
5 1 (5.26%) Change Management
5 1 (5.26%) Incident Management
5 1 (5.26%) Multi-Factor Authentication
5 1 (5.26%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (5.26%) Release Management
5 1 (5.26%) Two-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 9 (47.37%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (26.32%) APMP
2 1 (5.26%) CCENT
2 1 (5.26%) CCNA
2 1 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (31.58%) SLA
2 4 (21.05%) ISO 9001
2 4 (21.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (15.79%) GMP
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) FortiGate
1 1 (5.26%) WhatsUp Gold
1 1 (5.26%) WMI
Vendors
1 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.26%) Cisco
2 1 (5.26%) Progress