Period
to 25 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Lothian with a requirement for Microsoft Office skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Microsoft Office over the 6 months to 25 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Office
Scotland > West Lothian
6 months to
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 27 30 25
Rank change year-on-year +3 -5 +4
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Office 5 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Lothian 4.17% 2.75% 0.93%
As % of the Applications category 71.43% 42.86% 10.00%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 1
West Lothian median annual salary £40,000 £32,000 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% +42.22% -5.26%
10th Percentile £37,500 £28,650 £21,250
90th Percentile £42,500 £38,950 £23,750
Scotland median annual salary £34,000 £32,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year +4.62% +3.17% +15.60%

Microsoft Office is in the Software Applications 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 software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
West Lothian
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 7 7 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Lothian 5.83% 6.42% 9.26%
Number of salaries quoted 7 6 6
West Lothian median annual salary £40,000 £26,000 £31,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +53.85% -16.80% -55.36%
10th Percentile £32,500 £24,000 £23,125
90th Percentile £42,500 £34,750 £35,000
Scotland median annual salary £41,975 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year +19.93% +4.48% -1.47%

Microsoft Office
Job Vacancy Trend in West Lothian

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Office in West Lothian

Microsoft Office
Salary Trend in West Lothian

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

Salary trend for Microsoft Office in West Lothian

Microsoft 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 Microsoft Office within the West Lothian region over the 6 months to 25 May 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 +11 5 £40,000 +25.00% 1
Microsoft Office
Scotland

For the 6 months to 25 May 2018, IT jobs citing Microsoft Office 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 Microsoft Office.

1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Project
1 5 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Project Management
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
1 5 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Retail
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Project Management
1 5 (100.00%) SDLC

Microsoft Office
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:

Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Project
General
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
1 5 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) IT Manager
1 5 (100.00%) IT Project Manager
1 5 (100.00%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Project Management
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 5 (100.00%) Project Management
1 5 (100.00%) SDLC
1 5 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft