Period
to 22 February 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 22 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial
West Lothian > Livingston
6 months to
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 13 8 1
Rank change year-on-year -5 -7 +8
Permanent jobs citing Finance 13 11 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Livingston 18.57% 15.94% 24.73%
As % of the General category 37.14% 35.48% 82.14%
Number of salaries quoted 8 10 15
Livingston median annual salary £40,000 £28,750 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +39.13% -20.14% -8.86%
10th Percentile £36,250 £23,725 £32,000
90th Percentile £42,500 £43,500 £66,250
West Lothian median annual salary £40,000 £28,750 £36,250
% change year-on-year +39.13% -20.69% -9.38%

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 35 31 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Livingston 50.00% 44.93% 30.11%
Number of salaries quoted 26 27 19
Livingston median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% -7.69%
10th Percentile £36,875 £24,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £47,500 £50,000 £66,250
West Lothian median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -7.69%

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 22 February 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 10 (76.92%) Microsoft
2 8 (61.54%) Project Management
2 8 (61.54%) PRINCE2
2 8 (61.54%) Retail
3 6 (46.15%) Manufacturing
4 5 (38.46%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (38.46%) .NET
4 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Project
4 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Office
4 5 (38.46%) ITIL
4 5 (38.46%) Agile Project Management
4 5 (38.46%) SDLC
5 3 (23.08%) Data Centre
5 3 (23.08%) Matrix Organization
5 3 (23.08%) Customer Requirements
5 3 (23.08%) ERP
5 3 (23.08%) GMP
5 3 (23.08%) Knowledge Management
5 3 (23.08%) Dynamics AX
5 3 (23.08%) Project Planning
5 3 (23.08%) APMP
5 3 (23.08%) Change Control
6 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (15.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (15.38%) SQLBase
6 2 (15.38%) Banking
6 2 (15.38%) Windows
6 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Excel
6 2 (15.38%) Service Management

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 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Office
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
1 2 (15.38%) SQLBase
General
1 8 (61.54%) Retail
2 6 (46.15%) Manufacturing
3 2 (15.38%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Project Manager
2 5 (38.46%) IT Manager
2 5 (38.46%) IT Project Manager
3 3 (23.08%) Dynamics AX Specialist
3 3 (23.08%) Senior Manager
3 3 (23.08%) Senior Project Manager
4 2 (15.38%) Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Applications Support
4 2 (15.38%) Applications Support Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) SQL Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) SQL Support Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (38.46%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
1 2 (15.38%) Windows Server
1 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) PRINCE2
1 8 (61.54%) Project Management
2 5 (38.46%) Agile Project Management
2 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (38.46%) ITIL
2 5 (38.46%) SDLC
2 5 (38.46%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (23.08%) Change Control
3 3 (23.08%) Customer Requirements
3 3 (23.08%) ERP
3 3 (23.08%) Knowledge Management
3 3 (23.08%) Matrix Organization
3 3 (23.08%) Project Planning
4 2 (15.38%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) GMP
2 2 (15.38%) ISO 9001
2 2 (15.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (15.38%) SLA
Vendors
1 10 (76.92%) Microsoft