Period
to 15 October 2018

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 15 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial
West Lothian > Livingston
6 months to
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 8 3 5
Rank change year-on-year -5 +2 0
Permanent jobs citing Finance 20 17 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Livingston 24.10% 27.42% 20.00%
As % of the General category 68.97% 50.00% 44.44%
Number of salaries quoted 18 9 12
Livingston median annual salary £41,250 £26,000 £30,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +58.65% -15.45% -23.13%
10th Percentile £35,550 £24,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £46,625 £40,750 £35,000
West Lothian median annual salary £41,250 £26,000 £30,750
% change year-on-year +58.65% -15.45% -23.13%

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 29 34 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Livingston 34.94% 54.84% 45.00%
Number of salaries quoted 23 23 24
Livingston median annual salary £42,500 £36,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.44% +4.29% -12.50%
10th Percentile £32,050 £24,000 £24,300
90th Percentile £55,750 £49,000 £42,500
West Lothian median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +14.29% -12.50%

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

Finance
Salary Histogram in Livingston

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Finance in Livingston over the 6 months to 15 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Finance in Livingston

For the 6 months to 15 October 2018, IT jobs citing Finance also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Livingston region with a requirement for Finance.

1 14 (70.00%) Oracle
2 13 (65.00%) HTML
2 13 (65.00%) JavaScript
2 13 (65.00%) PL/SQL
2 13 (65.00%) SQL
2 13 (65.00%) XML
2 13 (65.00%) Toad
2 13 (65.00%) Retail
2 13 (65.00%) Ajax
2 13 (65.00%) Business Development
2 13 (65.00%) Oracle APEX
2 13 (65.00%) jQuery
3 12 (60.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
4 4 (20.00%) ProC
5 3 (15.00%) .NET
5 3 (15.00%) C#
5 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (10.00%) Banking
6 2 (10.00%) Software Engineering
6 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET
6 2 (10.00%) Project Management
6 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
6 2 (10.00%) Test Automation
6 2 (10.00%) Customer Requirements
6 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (10.00%) Windows
6 2 (10.00%) QA
7 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (5.00%) Jenkins

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:

Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 13 (65.00%) Oracle APEX
1 13 (65.00%) Toad
2 12 (60.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (20.00%) ProC
4 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
4 1 (5.00%) git-flow
4 1 (5.00%) Jenkins
4 1 (5.00%) Subversion
4 1 (5.00%) TeamCity
4 1 (5.00%) Visual Studio
4 1 (5.00%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 13 (65.00%) Retail
2 2 (10.00%) Banking
3 1 (5.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 14 (70.00%) Developer
2 13 (65.00%) Oracle Developer
3 4 (20.00%) PL/SQL Developer
3 4 (20.00%) SQL Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) .NET Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Applications Support
5 1 (5.00%) Cloud Technical Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Delivery Manager
5 1 (5.00%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Engineering Manager
5 1 (5.00%) ERP Manager
5 1 (5.00%) ERP Project Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Oracle Project Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Service Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Software Engineering Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Software Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Support Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Services Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (65.00%) Ajax
1 13 (65.00%) HTML
1 13 (65.00%) jQuery
1 13 (65.00%) XML
2 3 (15.00%) .NET
3 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (5.00%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Windows
2 1 (5.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (65.00%) Business Development
2 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (10.00%) Customer Requirements
3 2 (10.00%) Project Management
3 2 (10.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (10.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (5.00%) Commercial Awareness
4 1 (5.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (5.00%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (5.00%) Decision-Making
4 1 (5.00%) ERP
4 1 (5.00%) ITIL
4 1 (5.00%) Migration
4 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (5.00%) Product Management
4 1 (5.00%) Scrum
4 1 (5.00%) Service Management
4 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (5.00%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 13 (65.00%) JavaScript
1 13 (65.00%) PL/SQL
1 13 (65.00%) SQL
2 3 (15.00%) C#
3 1 (5.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) Degree
1 1 (5.00%) PMI Certification
1 1 (5.00%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) QA
2 1 (5.00%) ISO 9001
2 1 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (5.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) Ansible
1 1 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 14 (70.00%) Oracle
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.00%) Sun