Period
to 14 December 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Manufacturing in permanent job vacancies advertised in West Lothian. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Manufacturing over the 6 months to 14 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Manufacturing
Scotland > West Lothian
6 months to
14 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 7 16 25
Rank change year-on-year +9 +9 -
Permanent jobs citing Manufacturing 20 5 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Lothian 22.73% 6.25% 3.13%
As % of the General category 44.44% 19.23% 11.90%
Number of salaries quoted 15 4 5
West Lothian median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -15.79% -
10th Percentile £36,250 £37,500 £43,750
90th Percentile £45,000 £42,500 £62,500
Scotland median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,926
% change year-on-year -5.88% -0.99% +1.00%

Manufacturing 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 West Lothian with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
West Lothian
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 45 26 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Lothian 51.14% 32.50% 26.25%
Number of salaries quoted 28 22 30
West Lothian median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -2.78% -8.86%
10th Percentile £32,575 £24,100 £23,500
90th Percentile £50,375 £43,750 £66,250
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Manufacturing
Job Vacancy Trend in West Lothian

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

Job vacancy trend for Manufacturing in West Lothian

Manufacturing
Salary Trend in West Lothian

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

Salary trend for Manufacturing in West Lothian

Manufacturing
Salary Histogram in West Lothian

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Manufacturing in West Lothian over the 6 months to 14 December 2017.

Salary histogram for Manufacturing in West Lothian

Manufacturing
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 Manufacturing within the West Lothian region over the 6 months to 14 December 2017. 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
Livingston +7 20 £40,000 - 1
Manufacturing
Scotland

For the 6 months to 14 December 2017, IT jobs citing Manufacturing 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 West Lothian region with a requirement for Manufacturing.

1 12 (60.00%) C#
1 12 (60.00%) .NET
2 11 (55.00%) XML
2 11 (55.00%) C++
2 11 (55.00%) JavaScript
2 11 (55.00%) SQL
2 11 (55.00%) Python
2 11 (55.00%) TCP/IP
2 11 (55.00%) Firmware
2 11 (55.00%) C
2 11 (55.00%) Test Automation
2 11 (55.00%) Defect Tracking
2 11 (55.00%) Optoelectronics
3 8 (40.00%) Finance
4 6 (30.00%) Software Engineering
4 6 (30.00%) Degree
4 6 (30.00%) Physics
4 6 (30.00%) Electronics
5 5 (25.00%) Knowledge Management
5 5 (25.00%) Project Planning
5 5 (25.00%) APMP
5 5 (25.00%) Matrix Organization
5 5 (25.00%) Retail
5 5 (25.00%) Data Centre
5 5 (25.00%) Project Management
5 5 (25.00%) ITIL
5 5 (25.00%) PRINCE2
5 5 (25.00%) Computer Science
6 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
7 3 (15.00%) ERP

Manufacturing
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:

Business Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 11 (55.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 8 (40.00%) Finance
2 6 (30.00%) Electronics
3 5 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (50.00%) Firmware Engineer
2 6 (30.00%) Software Engineer
3 5 (25.00%) Project Manager
3 5 (25.00%) Senior Manager
3 5 (25.00%) Senior Project Manager
4 3 (15.00%) Dynamics AX Specialist
5 1 (5.00%) C Software Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) C/C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Embedded C Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Embedded C Software Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Embedded C++ Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Embedded Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (60.00%) .NET
2 11 (55.00%) XML
3 1 (5.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (5.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (5.00%) Entity Framework
3 1 (5.00%) HTML
3 1 (5.00%) HTML5
3 1 (5.00%) RESTful
3 1 (5.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 11 (55.00%) Optoelectronics
2 5 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 5 (25.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (55.00%) Defect Tracking
1 11 (55.00%) Test Automation
2 6 (30.00%) Physics
2 6 (30.00%) Software Engineering
3 5 (25.00%) ITIL
3 5 (25.00%) Knowledge Management
3 5 (25.00%) Matrix Organization
3 5 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 5 (25.00%) Project Management
3 5 (25.00%) Project Planning
4 3 (15.00%) Change Control
4 3 (15.00%) Customer Requirements
4 3 (15.00%) ERP
5 1 (5.00%) MVC
5 1 (5.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (60.00%) C#
2 11 (55.00%) C
2 11 (55.00%) C++
2 11 (55.00%) JavaScript
2 11 (55.00%) Python
2 11 (55.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (30.00%) Degree
2 5 (25.00%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) GMP
System Software
1 11 (55.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) Microsoft