Period
to 19 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in permanent job vacancies advertised in West Lothian. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Retail over the 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Retailing
Scotland > West Lothian
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 18 20 14
Rank change year-on-year +2 -6 +4
Permanent jobs citing Retail 6 3 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Lothian 6.74% 3.49% 10.39%
As % of the General category 13.04% 10.71% 34.04%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 13
West Lothian median annual salary - £44,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -16.19% +31.25%
Scotland median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +16.67% +5.88% -0.58%

Retail 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 46 28 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Lothian 51.69% 32.56% 30.52%
Number of salaries quoted 29 24 30
West Lothian median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £38,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -8.50% -3.16%
10th Percentile £24,000 £24,300 £23,500
90th Percentile £50,250 £43,750 £62,875
Scotland median annual salary £45,415 £46,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -2.33% +3.33% +5.88%

Retail
Job Vacancy Trend in West Lothian

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

Job vacancy trend for Retail in West Lothian

Retail
Salary Trend in West Lothian

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

Salary trend for Retail in West Lothian

Retail
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 Retail within the West Lothian region over the 6 months to 19 November 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 +2 6 - -
Retail
Scotland

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT jobs citing Retail 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 Retail.

1 6 (100.00%) Finance
2 5 (83.33%) Manufacturing
2 5 (83.33%) Knowledge Management
2 5 (83.33%) Project Management
2 5 (83.33%) ITIL
2 5 (83.33%) PRINCE2
2 5 (83.33%) Project Planning
2 5 (83.33%) APMP
2 5 (83.33%) Data Centre
2 5 (83.33%) Matrix Organization
3 1 (16.67%) 802.1X
3 1 (16.67%) Two-Factor Authentication
3 1 (16.67%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 1 (16.67%) Unified Communications
3 1 (16.67%) FortiGate
3 1 (16.67%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (16.67%) CCENT
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (16.67%) WhatsUp Gold
3 1 (16.67%) Progress
3 1 (16.67%) ADSL
3 1 (16.67%) LAN
3 1 (16.67%) VoIP
3 1 (16.67%) WAN
3 1 (16.67%) Ethernet
3 1 (16.67%) RIP
3 1 (16.67%) SNMP
3 1 (16.67%) VPN
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco
3 1 (16.67%) CCNA

Retail
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 1 (16.67%) ADSL
1 1 (16.67%) BGP
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (16.67%) Ethernet
1 1 (16.67%) Firewall
1 1 (16.67%) ICMP
1 1 (16.67%) IPsec
1 1 (16.67%) LAN
1 1 (16.67%) MPLS
1 1 (16.67%) OSPF
1 1 (16.67%) RIP
1 1 (16.67%) SNMP
1 1 (16.67%) Unified Communications
1 1 (16.67%) VLAN
1 1 (16.67%) VoIP
1 1 (16.67%) VPN
1 1 (16.67%) WAN
1 1 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
General
1 6 (100.00%) Finance
2 5 (83.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Project Manager
1 5 (83.33%) Senior Manager
1 5 (83.33%) Senior Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Network Support
2 1 (16.67%) Network Support Technician
2 1 (16.67%) Network Technician
2 1 (16.67%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (16.67%) RSA SecurID
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) ITIL
1 5 (83.33%) Knowledge Management
1 5 (83.33%) Matrix Organization
1 5 (83.33%) PRINCE2
1 5 (83.33%) Project Management
1 5 (83.33%) Project Planning
2 1 (16.67%) Change Management
2 1 (16.67%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 1 (16.67%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (16.67%) Two-Factor Authentication
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) APMP
2 1 (16.67%) CCENT
2 1 (16.67%) CCNA
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) FortiGate
1 1 (16.67%) WhatsUp Gold
1 1 (16.67%) WMI
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco
1 1 (16.67%) Progress