Period
to 18 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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial
West Lothian > Livingston
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 6 7 1
Rank change year-on-year +1 -6 +11
Permanent jobs citing Finance 18 11 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Livingston 26.09% 18.97% 29.17%
As % of the General category 47.37% 47.83% 73.68%
Number of salaries quoted 9 11 21
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 £32,000
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 38 23 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Livingston 55.07% 39.66% 39.58%
Number of salaries quoted 25 22 30
Livingston median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £38,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -8.50% +9.29%
10th Percentile £24,000 £24,100 £23,500
90th Percentile £48,000 £43,625 £62,875
West Lothian median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £38,250
% change year-on-year +14.29% -8.50% -3.16%

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 18 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 (55.56%) ITIL
2 9 (50.00%) SQL
3 7 (38.89%) Manufacturing
3 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
4 6 (33.33%) SLA
4 6 (33.33%) Retail
4 6 (33.33%) SQLBase
5 5 (27.78%) Knowledge Management
5 5 (27.78%) PDA
5 5 (27.78%) Banking
5 5 (27.78%) Project Planning
5 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (27.78%) APMP
5 5 (27.78%) Data Centre
5 5 (27.78%) Service Management
5 5 (27.78%) Project Management
5 5 (27.78%) PRINCE2
5 5 (27.78%) Windows
5 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Excel
5 5 (27.78%) Windows Server
5 5 (27.78%) Matrix Organization
6 4 (22.22%) ISO 9001
6 4 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
8 2 (11.11%) IIS
8 2 (11.11%) CSS
8 2 (11.11%) ERP
8 2 (11.11%) Dynamics AX
8 2 (11.11%) GMP

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 (11.11%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) ADSL
1 1 (5.56%) BGP
1 1 (5.56%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (5.56%) Ethernet
1 1 (5.56%) Firewall
1 1 (5.56%) ICMP
1 1 (5.56%) IPsec
1 1 (5.56%) LAN
1 1 (5.56%) MPLS
1 1 (5.56%) OSPF
1 1 (5.56%) RIP
1 1 (5.56%) SNMP
1 1 (5.56%) Unified Communications
1 1 (5.56%) VLAN
1 1 (5.56%) VoIP
1 1 (5.56%) VPN
1 1 (5.56%) WAN
1 1 (5.56%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (33.33%) SQLBase
2 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
General
1 7 (38.89%) Manufacturing
2 6 (33.33%) Retail
3 5 (27.78%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Analyst
1 9 (50.00%) Support Analyst
2 6 (33.33%) Applications Support
2 6 (33.33%) Applications Support Analyst
3 5 (27.78%) Project Manager
3 5 (27.78%) Senior Manager
3 5 (27.78%) Senior Project Manager
3 5 (27.78%) SQL Analyst
3 5 (27.78%) SQL Support Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Dynamics AX Specialist
5 1 (5.56%) Network Support
5 1 (5.56%) Network Support Technician
5 1 (5.56%) Network Technician
5 1 (5.56%) Support Technician
5 1 (5.56%) Web Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Web Applications Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Web Applications Support
5 1 (5.56%) Web Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) CSS
2 1 (5.56%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Data Centre
1 5 (27.78%) PDA
2 1 (5.56%) e-Learning
2 1 (5.56%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 5 (27.78%) Windows
1 5 (27.78%) Windows Server
1 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (55.56%) ITIL
2 5 (27.78%) Knowledge Management
2 5 (27.78%) Matrix Organization
2 5 (27.78%) PRINCE2
2 5 (27.78%) Project Management
2 5 (27.78%) Project Planning
2 5 (27.78%) Service Management
3 2 (11.11%) Change Control
3 2 (11.11%) Customer Requirements
3 2 (11.11%) ERP
3 2 (11.11%) Web Design
4 1 (5.56%) Cash Management
4 1 (5.56%) Change Management
4 1 (5.56%) Incident Management
4 1 (5.56%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 1 (5.56%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (5.56%) Release Management
4 1 (5.56%) Two-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 9 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) APMP
2 1 (5.56%) CCENT
2 1 (5.56%) CCNA
2 1 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (33.33%) SLA
2 4 (22.22%) ISO 9001
2 4 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (11.11%) GMP
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) FortiGate
1 1 (5.56%) WhatsUp Gold
1 1 (5.56%) WMI
Vendors
1 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.56%) Cisco
2 1 (5.56%) Progress