Period
to 14 November 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Analytical Skills in permanent job vacancies advertised in West Lothian. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Analytical Skills over the 6 months to 14 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Analytical Skills
Scotland > West Lothian
6 months to
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 5 20 16
Rank change year-on-year +15 -4 +10
Permanent jobs citing Analytical Skills 66 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Lothian 34.38% 4.82% 7.87%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 62.26% 10.26% 25.93%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 7
West Lothian median annual salary £32,500 - £35,000
10th Percentile £30,050 - £21,900
90th Percentile £52,750 - £36,500
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% -10.53% +6.74%

Analytical Skills is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in West Lothian with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
West Lothian
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 106 39 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Lothian 55.21% 46.99% 30.34%
Number of salaries quoted 22 27 21
West Lothian median annual salary £36,750 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.13% +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £19,500 £24,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £52,500 £45,000 £51,250
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £43,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year +9.20% +1.16% +3.61%

Analytical Skills
Job Vacancy Trend in West Lothian

Job postings citing Analytical Skills as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Lothian.

Job vacancy trend for Analytical Skills in West Lothian

Analytical Skills
Salary Trend in West Lothian

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Analytical Skills in West Lothian.

Salary trend for Analytical Skills in West Lothian

Analytical Skills
Salary Histogram in West Lothian

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Analytical Skills in West Lothian over the 6 months to 14 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Analytical Skills in West Lothian

Analytical Skills
Job Locations in West Lothian

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Analytical Skills within the West Lothian region over the 6 months to 14 November 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Linlithgow -2 55 - -
Livingston -3 5 £43,750 - 1
Bathgate - 1 £31,500 -
Analytical Skills
Scotland

For the 6 months to 14 November 2018, IT jobs citing Analytical Skills 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 West Lothian region with a requirement for Analytical Skills.

1 56 (84.85%) Oracle
2 55 (83.33%) ERP
2 55 (83.33%) Oracle ERP
3 40 (60.61%) Oracle EBS
3 40 (60.61%) Finance
4 36 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
5 35 (53.03%) Degree
6 26 (39.39%) SQL
7 22 (33.33%) PL/SQL
7 22 (33.33%) ITIL
8 19 (28.79%) Scrum
8 19 (28.79%) System Testing
9 18 (27.27%) Confluence
9 18 (27.27%) Migration
9 18 (27.27%) JIRA
9 18 (27.27%) Atlassian
10 15 (22.73%) Regression Testing
10 15 (22.73%) Data Migration
11 11 (16.67%) Unit Testing
11 11 (16.67%) QA
12 9 (13.64%) C#
12 9 (13.64%) .NET
12 9 (13.64%) ASP.NET
13 8 (12.12%) OO
14 5 (7.58%) OOD
14 5 (7.58%) OOA/OOD
14 5 (7.58%) Performance Tuning
14 5 (7.58%) Collaborative Working
15 4 (6.06%) Test Automation
16 3 (4.55%) Oracle BI Publisher

Analytical Skills
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Lothian 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 18 (27.27%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 55 (83.33%) Oracle ERP
2 40 (60.61%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.52%) Firewall
1 1 (1.52%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.55%) Oracle BI Publisher
1 3 (4.55%) Oracle Discoverer
1 3 (4.55%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 18 (27.27%) JIRA
2 1 (1.52%) Selenium
General
1 40 (60.61%) Finance
2 1 (1.52%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (33.33%) Analyst
2 19 (28.79%) Business Analyst
3 18 (27.27%) Oracle Specialist
4 16 (24.24%) Technical Analyst
4 16 (24.24%) Technical Business Analyst
5 15 (22.73%) Consultant
5 15 (22.73%) Data Migration Specialist
5 15 (22.73%) ERP Consultant
5 15 (22.73%) ERP Specialist
5 15 (22.73%) Functional Consultant
5 15 (22.73%) Migration Specialist
5 15 (22.73%) Oracle Consultant
5 15 (22.73%) Oracle Functional Consultant
6 8 (12.12%) Developer
7 6 (9.09%) Oracle Analyst
8 5 (7.58%) Software Developer
9 3 (4.55%) .NET Developer
9 3 (4.55%) ERP Analyst
9 3 (4.55%) Report Specialist
9 3 (4.55%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (13.64%) .NET
1 9 (13.64%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.52%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (1.52%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.52%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.52%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (83.33%) ERP
2 36 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (33.33%) ITIL
4 19 (28.79%) Scrum
4 19 (28.79%) System Testing
5 18 (27.27%) Migration
6 15 (22.73%) Data Migration
6 15 (22.73%) Regression Testing
7 11 (16.67%) Unit Testing
8 8 (12.12%) OO
9 5 (7.58%) Collaborative Working
9 5 (7.58%) OOA/OOD
9 5 (7.58%) OOD
9 5 (7.58%) Performance Tuning
10 4 (6.06%) Test Automation
11 3 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
11 3 (4.55%) Data Modelling
11 3 (4.55%) Functional Testing
11 3 (4.55%) Integration Testing
11 3 (4.55%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 26 (39.39%) SQL
2 22 (33.33%) PL/SQL
3 9 (13.64%) C#
Qualifications
1 35 (53.03%) Degree
2 1 (1.52%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 56 (84.85%) Oracle
2 18 (27.27%) Atlassian
3 1 (1.52%) Microsoft