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 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 1 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 12 11 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Livingston 63.16% 37.93% 21.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 63.16% 37.93% 21.67%
Number of salaries quoted 11 7 7
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,375
% change year-on-year
- +3.09%
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
19 29 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Livingston 100.00% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 16 18 33
Average salary £37,500 £50,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.74% +44.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,750 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 November 2014, 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 16 (94.12%) .NET
1 16 (94.12%) ASP.NET
2 14 (82.35%) C#
3 13 (76.47%) SQL Server
4 11 (64.71%) JavaScript
5 10 (58.82%) jQuery
6 9 (52.94%) HTML
7 8 (47.06%) CSS
8 7 (41.18%) MVC
9 6 (35.29%) E-Commerce
9 6 (35.29%) .NET Framework
9 6 (35.29%) HTML5
10 5 (29.41%) Apple iOS
10 5 (29.41%) Android
10 5 (29.41%) Android Development
10 5 (29.41%) iOS Development
10 5 (29.41%) WCF
10 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (29.41%) VB.NET
11 4 (23.53%) IIS
11 4 (23.53%) Software Engineering
11 4 (23.53%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 3 (17.65%) NHibernate
12 3 (17.65%) Unit Testing
12 3 (17.65%) Degree
12 3 (17.65%) Computer Science
12 3 (17.65%) Back Office
12 3 (17.65%) ERP
12 3 (17.65%) Microsoft

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Livingston by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, 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 (23.53%) IIS
2 1 (5.88%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (76.47%) SQL Server
2 3 (17.65%) MySQL
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (17.65%) Back Office
2 1 (5.88%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Retail
2 1 (5.88%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (94.12%) .NET
1 16 (94.12%) ASP.NET
2 10 (58.82%) jQuery
3 9 (52.94%) HTML
4 8 (47.06%) CSS
5 6 (35.29%) .NET Framework
5 6 (35.29%) HTML5
6 5 (29.41%) WCF
7 4 (23.53%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 3 (17.65%) NHibernate
8 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 2 (11.76%) REST
9 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1 (5.88%) CSS3
10 1 (5.88%) COM
10 1 (5.88%) SOAP
10 1 (5.88%) Web Services
10 1 (5.88%) XML
10 1 (5.88%) Spring
10 1 (5.88%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Computer Science
2 2 (11.76%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (29.41%) Android
1 5 (29.41%) Apple iOS
2 1 (5.88%) Windows
2 1 (5.88%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) MVC
2 6 (35.29%) E-Commerce
3 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (29.41%) Android Development
3 5 (29.41%) iOS Development
4 4 (23.53%) Software Engineering
5 3 (17.65%) Unit Testing
5 3 (17.65%) ERP
5 3 (17.65%) CRM
6 2 (11.76%) Mobile Application Development
6 2 (11.76%) Scrum
7 1 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (5.88%) Automated Testing
7 1 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 14 (82.35%) C#
2 11 (64.71%) JavaScript
3 5 (29.41%) VB.NET
4 1 (5.88%) SQL
4 1 (5.88%) T-SQL
4 1 (5.88%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) Xamarin
Livingston, West Lothian
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 40,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Livingston, West Lothian
NSK International Consultants Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum Plus excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Livingston, West Lothian
Cathcart Associates
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Livingston
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Livingston
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Livingston
Sky
Salary: Competitive + benefits package
Posted: 15 days ago