The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Livingston 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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 4 2 5
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 10 12 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Livingston 41.67% 34.29% 14.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 41.67% 35.29% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 9 8 3
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +4.16%
Developer
West Lothian

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Livingston 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
Livingston
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
24 34 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Livingston 100.00% 97.14% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 21 28 35
Average salary £35,000 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.89% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Livingston

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

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Livingston

Developer
Salary Trend in Livingston

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

Developer Salary Trend in Livingston

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Livingston

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Livingston 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 15 (83.33%) .NET
1 15 (83.33%) ASP.NET
2 13 (72.22%) C#
2 13 (72.22%) JavaScript
3 11 (61.11%) HTML
3 11 (61.11%) SQL Server
4 10 (55.56%) CSS
4 10 (55.56%) jQuery
5 9 (50.00%) MVC
6 8 (44.44%) .NET Framework
7 7 (38.89%) HTML5
7 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (33.33%) Software Engineering
8 6 (33.33%) WCF
8 6 (33.33%) E-Commerce
9 5 (27.78%) VB.NET
9 5 (27.78%) Apple iOS
9 5 (27.78%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 5 (27.78%) Android
9 5 (27.78%) Android Development
9 5 (27.78%) iOS Development
10 4 (22.22%) Degree
10 4 (22.22%) IIS
10 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
11 3 (16.67%) MySQL
11 3 (16.67%) NHibernate
11 3 (16.67%) Computer Science
11 3 (16.67%) Unit Testing
11 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 2 (11.11%) Mobile App

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Livingston by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Livingston 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (22.22%) IIS
2 1 (5.56%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (61.11%) SQL Server
2 3 (16.67%) MySQL
3 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (11.11%) Finance
1 2 (11.11%) Local Government
2 1 (5.56%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (83.33%) .NET
1 15 (83.33%) ASP.NET
2 11 (61.11%) HTML
3 10 (55.56%) CSS
3 10 (55.56%) jQuery
4 8 (44.44%) .NET Framework
5 7 (38.89%) HTML5
6 6 (33.33%) WCF
7 5 (27.78%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 3 (16.67%) NHibernate
8 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 2 (11.11%) REST
9 2 (11.11%) CSS3
9 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1 (5.56%) COM
10 1 (5.56%) SOAP
10 1 (5.56%) Web Services
10 1 (5.56%) XML
10 1 (5.56%) Spring
10 1 (5.56%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (11.11%) Mobile App
3 1 (5.56%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 5 (27.78%) Android
1 5 (27.78%) Apple iOS
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle Linux
2 1 (5.56%) Windows
2 1 (5.56%) Linux
2 1 (5.56%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) MVC
2 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 6 (33.33%) E-Commerce
4 5 (27.78%) Android Development
4 5 (27.78%) iOS Development
5 3 (16.67%) Unit Testing
6 2 (11.11%) Mobile Application Development
6 2 (11.11%) Scrum
7 1 (5.56%) Automated Testing
7 1 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (5.56%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 13 (72.22%) C#
1 13 (72.22%) JavaScript
2 5 (27.78%) VB.NET
3 2 (11.11%) SQL
4 1 (5.56%) T-SQL
4 1 (5.56%) C
4 1 (5.56%) PHP
4 1 (5.56%) C++
4 1 (5.56%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) HND
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.56%) Xamarin
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle
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