The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in permanent job vacancies advertised in West Lothian. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 24 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Telecommunications
Scotland / West Lothian
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 17
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Lothian - - 3.64%
As % of the General category - - 8.33%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Median salary - - £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% -10.52%  

Telecoms is in the common 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 common skills.

General Skills
West Lothian
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 28 25 24
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Lothian 35.90% 43.86% 43.64%
Number of salaries quoted 19 15 11
Median salary £36,500 £44,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.04% +10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £59,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Telecoms
Job Vacancy Trend in West Lothian

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

Job vacancy trend for Telecoms in West Lothian

Telecoms
Salary Trend in West Lothian

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

Salary trend for Telecoms in West Lothian