Period
to 20 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Livingston with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Microsoft over the 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within the Microsoft Corporation.

Microsoft
West Lothian > Livingston
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 8 6 7
Rank change year-on-year -2 +1 -2
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 15 12 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Livingston 21.43% 21.05% 13.83%
As % of the Vendors category 75.00% 57.14% 30.23%
Number of salaries quoted 10 12 9
Livingston median annual salary £36,250 £40,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.38% -3.61% +14.48%
10th Percentile £23,525 £18,050 £32,250
90th Percentile £40,750 £50,450 £51,250
West Lothian median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,750
% change year-on-year +7.14% -14.11% +8.67%

Microsoft is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Livingston.

All Vendors
Livingston
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 20 21 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Livingston 28.57% 36.84% 45.74%
Number of salaries quoted 10 20 32
Livingston median annual salary £36,250 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.57% -12.50% +14.29%
10th Percentile £23,525 £24,225 £26,550
90th Percentile £40,750 £51,250 £60,000
West Lothian median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year +7.14% -15.66% +3.75%

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Livingston

Job postings citing Microsoft as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Livingston.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft in Livingston

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Livingston

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft in Livingston.

Salary trend for Microsoft in Livingston

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Livingston

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft in Livingston over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in Livingston

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT jobs citing Microsoft 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 Microsoft.

1 10 (66.67%) Windows
2 8 (53.33%) Finance
3 6 (40.00%) SLA
3 6 (40.00%) ITIL
3 6 (40.00%) SQL
3 6 (40.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (40.00%) Windows Server
4 5 (33.33%) Banking
4 5 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 5 (33.33%) ISO 9001
4 5 (33.33%) Service Management
5 4 (26.67%) Manufacturing
5 4 (26.67%) C#
5 4 (26.67%) SQLBase
6 3 (20.00%) Software Engineering
6 3 (20.00%) Dynamics AX
6 3 (20.00%) ERP
6 3 (20.00%) OOD
6 3 (20.00%) GMP
6 3 (20.00%) OO
6 3 (20.00%) Change Control
6 3 (20.00%) Customer Requirements
7 2 (13.33%) Julia
7 2 (13.33%) Algorithms
7 2 (13.33%) .NET
7 2 (13.33%) C++
7 2 (13.33%) Delphi

Microsoft
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 1 (6.67%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (40.00%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (26.67%) SQLBase
3 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 8 (53.33%) Finance
2 5 (33.33%) Banking
3 4 (26.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Analyst
1 6 (40.00%) Applications Support
1 6 (40.00%) Applications Support Analyst
1 6 (40.00%) Support Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) Dynamics AX Specialist
2 3 (20.00%) SQL Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) SQL Support Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Software Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) C# Developer
4 1 (6.67%) C# Software Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) C++ Developer
4 1 (6.67%) C++ Software Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Delphi Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Development Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Software Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Software Development Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Leader
4 1 (6.67%) Trainee
4 1 (6.67%) Web Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) .NET
1 2 (13.33%) WPF
2 1 (6.67%) .NET Framework
2 1 (6.67%) AngularJS
2 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET
2 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (6.67%) CSS
2 1 (6.67%) Entity Framework
2 1 (6.67%) HTML
2 1 (6.67%) HTML5
2 1 (6.67%) RESTful
2 1 (6.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Algorithms
2 1 (6.67%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 10 (66.67%) Windows
2 6 (40.00%) Windows Server
2 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) ITIL
2 5 (33.33%) Service Management
3 3 (20.00%) Change Control
3 3 (20.00%) Customer Requirements
3 3 (20.00%) ERP
3 3 (20.00%) OO
3 3 (20.00%) OOD
3 3 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (13.33%) Mathematics
4 2 (13.33%) MVC
5 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (6.67%) Cash Management
5 1 (6.67%) Data Acquisition
5 1 (6.67%) Data Visualisation
5 1 (6.67%) Incident Management
5 1 (6.67%) Numerical Analysis
5 1 (6.67%) Release Management
5 1 (6.67%) Unit Testing
5 1 (6.67%) Visualisation
5 1 (6.67%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 6 (40.00%) SQL
2 4 (26.67%) C#
3 2 (13.33%) C++
3 2 (13.33%) Delphi
3 2 (13.33%) Julia
3 2 (13.33%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) A+ Certification
2 1 (6.67%) CCENT
2 1 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (6.67%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (40.00%) SLA
2 5 (33.33%) ISO 9001
2 5 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (20.00%) GMP
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) Cisco