The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Lothian with a requirement for MS Office skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Office
Scotland / West Lothian
Rank 22 15 19
Rank change year-on-year -7 +4  
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 2 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Lothian 2.82% 1.82% 1.69%
As % of the Applications category 15.38% 9.09% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 1
Median salary £29,000 £22,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.88% -10.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
% change year-on-year - +7.14%  

MS Office is in the software application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in West Lothian with a requirement for software application skills.

Software Application Skills
West Lothian
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 13 11 2
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Lothian 18.31% 20.00% 3.39%
Number of salaries quoted 11 6 2
Median salary £30,000 £30,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +20.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

MS Office
Job Vacancy Trend in West Lothian

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Lothian citing MS Office as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for MS Office in West Lothian

MS Office
Salary Trend in West Lothian

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

Salary trend for MS Office in West Lothian

MS Office
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 MS Office within the West Lothian region over the 3 months to 26 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bathgate - 1 - -
Livingston - 1 £29,000 -
MS Office
Scotland

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, IT jobs citing MS Office 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 MS Office.

1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) C++
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) MVC
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Software Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Web Development
1 2 (66.67%) Selenium
1 2 (66.67%) jQuery
1 2 (66.67%) Performance Testing
1 2 (66.67%) AngularJS
1 2 (66.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (33.33%) Office 365
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
2 1 (33.33%) Automation Testing
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Driving Licence
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 10
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) Load Testing
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) PowerShell

MS Office
Top Related 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 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (33.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) IT Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior IT Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Software Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Software Test Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Software Tester
1 1 (33.33%) Test Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) AngularJS
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) jQuery
1 2 (66.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (33.33%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) Client/Server
1 1 (33.33%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows 10
1 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
1 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) MVC
1 2 (66.67%) Performance Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Software Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
1 2 (66.67%) Web Development
2 1 (33.33%) Automation Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Load Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) C++
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) VMware