Period
to 23 June 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 23 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial
West Lothian > Livingston
6 months to
23 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 8 8 7
Rank change year-on-year 0 -1 -3
Permanent jobs citing Finance 13 24 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Livingston 22.03% 27.91% 15.25%
As % of the General category 65.00% 57.14% 32.14%
Number of salaries quoted 12 20 3
Livingston median annual salary £40,000 £35,250 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.48% -45.77% +62.50%
West Lothian median annual salary £40,000 £35,250 £65,000
% change year-on-year +13.48% -45.77% +62.50%

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 20 42 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Livingston 33.90% 48.84% 47.46%
Number of salaries quoted 19 32 17
Livingston median annual salary £40,000 £36,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.59% -8.75% -
10th Percentile £35,250 £24,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £45,250 £52,250 £60,500
West Lothian median annual salary £40,000 £36,500 £43,250
% change year-on-year +9.59% -15.61% +8.13%

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 23 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Finance in Livingston

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 11 (84.62%) Retail
2 8 (61.54%) Ajax
2 8 (61.54%) jQuery
2 8 (61.54%) Business Development
2 8 (61.54%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (61.54%) HTML
2 8 (61.54%) JavaScript
2 8 (61.54%) PL/SQL
2 8 (61.54%) SQL
2 8 (61.54%) Oracle
2 8 (61.54%) XML
2 8 (61.54%) Toad
2 8 (61.54%) Oracle APEX
3 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
4 3 (23.08%) Project Management
4 3 (23.08%) PRINCE2
4 3 (23.08%) .NET
4 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (15.38%) Agile Project Management
5 2 (15.38%) SDLC
5 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Project
5 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Office
5 2 (15.38%) ITIL
5 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (7.69%) Scrum
6 1 (7.69%) C#
6 1 (7.69%) Service Management
6 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
6 1 (7.69%) Sun
6 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence

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 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 8 (61.54%) Oracle APEX
1 8 (61.54%) Team Foundation Server
1 8 (61.54%) Toad
2 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
2 1 (7.69%) git-flow
2 1 (7.69%) Jenkins
2 1 (7.69%) Subversion
2 1 (7.69%) TeamCity
2 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 11 (84.62%) Retail
2 1 (7.69%) Banking
2 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Developer
1 8 (61.54%) Oracle Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Project Manager
3 2 (15.38%) IT Manager
3 2 (15.38%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Applications Support
4 1 (7.69%) Applications Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (61.54%) Ajax
1 8 (61.54%) HTML
1 8 (61.54%) jQuery
1 8 (61.54%) XML
2 3 (23.08%) .NET
3 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
1 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
1 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Business Development
2 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (23.08%) PRINCE2
2 3 (23.08%) Project Management
3 2 (15.38%) Agile Project Management
3 2 (15.38%) ITIL
3 2 (15.38%) SDLC
3 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (7.69%) DevOps
4 1 (7.69%) Incident Management
4 1 (7.69%) Kanban
4 1 (7.69%) Knowledge Management
4 1 (7.69%) Matrix Organization
4 1 (7.69%) Problem Management
4 1 (7.69%) Project Planning
4 1 (7.69%) Release Management
4 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
4 1 (7.69%) Test Automation
4 1 (7.69%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) JavaScript
1 8 (61.54%) PL/SQL
1 8 (61.54%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) ISO 9001
1 1 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (7.69%) QA
1 1 (7.69%) SLA
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) Oracle
2 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.69%) Sun