Period
to 11 December 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 11 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial
West Lothian > Livingston
6 months to
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 7 6 5
Rank change year-on-year -1 -1 -4
Permanent jobs citing Finance 19 16 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Livingston 22.35% 23.53% 20.75%
As % of the General category 59.38% 43.24% 52.38%
Number of salaries quoted 17 7 11
Livingston median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% +25.00% -17.81%
10th Percentile £29,750 £24,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £49,500 £40,250 £35,000
West Lothian median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year +13.33% +25.00% -18.92%

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 32 37 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Livingston 37.65% 54.41% 39.62%
Number of salaries quoted 24 24 20
Livingston median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +14.29% -2.78%
10th Percentile £29,750 £27,675 £24,000
90th Percentile £56,000 £49,250 £43,750
West Lothian median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% +14.29% -2.78%

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 11 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Finance in Livingston

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 (52.63%) Oracle
2 8 (42.11%) Toad
2 8 (42.11%) HTML
2 8 (42.11%) JavaScript
2 8 (42.11%) PL/SQL
2 8 (42.11%) SQL
2 8 (42.11%) XML
2 8 (42.11%) Retail
2 8 (42.11%) Ajax
2 8 (42.11%) Business Development
2 8 (42.11%) Oracle APEX
2 8 (42.11%) jQuery
3 6 (31.58%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (26.32%) ProC
4 5 (26.32%) Oracle Reports
5 4 (21.05%) ITIL
5 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
6 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
6 3 (15.79%) Release Management
7 2 (10.53%) Customer Requirements
7 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (10.53%) Degree
7 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (10.53%) Oracle ERP
7 2 (10.53%) Oracle Applications
7 2 (10.53%) Oracle EBS
7 2 (10.53%) .NET
7 2 (10.53%) Oracle Financials
7 2 (10.53%) C#
7 2 (10.53%) ERP

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 (5.26%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle ERP
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (26.32%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (42.11%) Oracle APEX
1 8 (42.11%) Toad
2 6 (31.58%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (26.32%) ProC
4 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (42.11%) Retail
2 1 (5.26%) Banking
2 1 (5.26%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Developer
2 8 (42.11%) Oracle Developer
3 6 (31.58%) Analyst
4 5 (26.32%) PL/SQL Developer
4 5 (26.32%) SQL Developer
5 3 (15.79%) Applications Support
5 3 (15.79%) Applications Support Analyst
5 3 (15.79%) Support Analyst
6 2 (10.53%) Service Analyst
7 1 (5.26%) .NET Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Delivery Manager
7 1 (5.26%) E-Business Analyst
7 1 (5.26%) Engineering Manager
7 1 (5.26%) ERP Project Manager
7 1 (5.26%) Oracle Analyst
7 1 (5.26%) Oracle Project Manager
7 1 (5.26%) Software Manager
7 1 (5.26%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (5.26%) Technical Analyst
7 1 (5.26%) Technical Services Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (42.11%) Ajax
1 8 (42.11%) HTML
1 8 (42.11%) jQuery
1 8 (42.11%) XML
2 2 (10.53%) .NET
3 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET
3 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Fintech
1 1 (5.26%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) Business Development
2 4 (21.05%) ITIL
3 3 (15.79%) Release Management
4 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (10.53%) Customer Requirements
4 2 (10.53%) ERP
4 2 (10.53%) Project Management
4 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (5.26%) Business Analysis
5 1 (5.26%) Commercial Awareness
5 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
5 1 (5.26%) Configuration Management
5 1 (5.26%) Migration
5 1 (5.26%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2
5 1 (5.26%) Resource Management
5 1 (5.26%) Service Management
5 1 (5.26%) Software Engineering
5 1 (5.26%) Task Automation
5 1 (5.26%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 8 (42.11%) JavaScript
1 8 (42.11%) PL/SQL
1 8 (42.11%) SQL
2 2 (10.53%) C#
3 1 (5.26%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) Degree
2 1 (5.26%) PMI Certification
2 1 (5.26%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) GDPR
1 1 (5.26%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) Ansible
1 1 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 10 (52.63%) Oracle
2 4 (21.05%) Microsoft