The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Falkirk region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 3 1 2
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 2 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Falkirk 28.57% 33.33% 33.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 28.57% 33.33% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 1
Average salary £37,500 £30,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +9.09%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Developer
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Falkirk region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Falkirk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
7 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Falkirk 100.00% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 2
Average salary £37,500 £19,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+92.30% -35.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Falkirk

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Developer in the job title across the Falkirk region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Falkirk

Developer
Salary Trend in Falkirk

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Developer across the Falkirk region.

Developer Salary Trend in Falkirk

Developer
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Falkirk

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Falkirk region that cited Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Developer in their job title.

1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Statistical Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) QlikView
1 2 (100.00%) People Management
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Optimisation

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Falkirk by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Falkirk region that cited Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) QlikView
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) People Management
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Optimisation
1 2 (100.00%) Statistical Analysis
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft