Period
to 17 July 2018

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 17 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Manufacturing
Scotland > West Lothian
6 months to
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 32 20 20
Rank change year-on-year -12 0 +4
Permanent jobs citing Manufacturing 4 14 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Lothian 2.67% 12.17% 3.96%
As % of the General category 6.90% 29.79% 8.89%
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 3
West Lothian median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £37,500 £30,000 £36,500
90th Percentile £42,500 £54,750 £54,500
Scotland median annual salary £44,500 £40,000 £41,750
% change year-on-year +11.25% -4.19% -2.74%

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 58 47 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Lothian 38.67% 40.87% 44.55%
Number of salaries quoted 25 34 30
West Lothian median annual salary £40,000 £35,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.89% -10.63% -
10th Percentile £27,250 £24,000 £24,900
90th Percentile £45,750 £48,800 £50,750
Scotland median annual salary £48,500 £47,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year +3.19% +2.17% +2.22%

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
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 17 July 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
Livingston -3 4 £40,000 -
Manufacturing
Scotland

For the 6 months to 17 July 2018, IT jobs citing Manufacturing 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 Manufacturing.

1 3 (75.00%) C
1 3 (75.00%) C#
1 3 (75.00%) C++
1 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
1 3 (75.00%) XML
1 3 (75.00%) Python
1 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (75.00%) Firmware
1 3 (75.00%) Electronics
1 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
1 3 (75.00%) Physics
1 3 (75.00%) Test Automation
1 3 (75.00%) Defect Tracking
1 3 (75.00%) Optoelectronics
2 1 (25.00%) Matrix Organization
2 1 (25.00%) APMP
2 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (25.00%) Knowledge Management
2 1 (25.00%) Project Planning
2 1 (25.00%) Retail
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2

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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 3 (75.00%) Electronics
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) C Software Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) C/C++ Software Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) C++ Software Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Embedded C Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Embedded C Software Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Embedded C++ Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Embedded Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
1 3 (75.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Optoelectronics
2 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Defect Tracking
1 3 (75.00%) Physics
1 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (75.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Knowledge Management
2 1 (25.00%) Matrix Organization
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C
1 3 (75.00%) C#
1 3 (75.00%) C++
1 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (75.00%) Python
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) APMP
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Firmware