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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 7 1 17
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 9 11 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Livingston 29.03% 25.58% 11.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 29.03% 26.19% 11.46%
Number of salaries quoted 9 8 1
Average salary £35,000 £36,250 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.44% +11.53%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +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
31 42 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Livingston 100.00% 97.67% 97.96%
Number of salaries quoted 24 32 34
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,900 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £48,000 £42,500
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 6 March 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 18 (90.00%) .NET
2 17 (85.00%) C#
3 16 (80.00%) ASP.NET
4 13 (65.00%) SQL Server
5 11 (55.00%) JavaScript
6 10 (50.00%) CSS
7 9 (45.00%) jQuery
8 8 (40.00%) MVC
8 8 (40.00%) HTML
9 7 (35.00%) VB.NET
9 7 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (35.00%) Software Engineering
9 7 (35.00%) .NET Framework
10 6 (30.00%) WCF
10 6 (30.00%) Android
10 6 (30.00%) HTML5
10 6 (30.00%) Apple iOS
10 6 (30.00%) Android Development
10 6 (30.00%) iOS Development
11 5 (25.00%) SQL
11 5 (25.00%) E-Commerce
12 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
12 4 (20.00%) T-SQL
12 4 (20.00%) IIS
12 4 (20.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 4 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
12 4 (20.00%) Degree
13 3 (15.00%) NHibernate
13 3 (15.00%) Computer Science
13 3 (15.00%) C++

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Livingston by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 (20.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (65.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (10.00%) MySQL
3 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (10.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (10.00%) Finance
1 2 (10.00%) Local Government
2 1 (5.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (90.00%) .NET
2 16 (80.00%) ASP.NET
3 10 (50.00%) CSS
4 9 (45.00%) jQuery
5 8 (40.00%) HTML
6 7 (35.00%) .NET Framework
7 6 (30.00%) WCF
7 6 (30.00%) HTML5
8 4 (20.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 3 (15.00%) NHibernate
9 3 (15.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 2 (10.00%) CSS3
10 2 (10.00%) WPF
10 2 (10.00%) WinForms
11 1 (5.00%) Web Services
11 1 (5.00%) COM
11 1 (5.00%) REST
11 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (5.00%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 6 (30.00%) Android
1 6 (30.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (10.00%) Windows
3 1 (5.00%) Linux
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) MVC
2 7 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (35.00%) Software Engineering
3 6 (30.00%) Android Development
3 6 (30.00%) iOS Development
4 5 (25.00%) E-Commerce
5 2 (10.00%) UML
5 2 (10.00%) OO
5 2 (10.00%) Web Development
5 2 (10.00%) Unit Testing
5 2 (10.00%) Responsive Web Design
5 2 (10.00%) Scrum
6 1 (5.00%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (5.00%) Logical Data Model
6 1 (5.00%) Physical Data Model
6 1 (5.00%) Mobile Application Development
6 1 (5.00%) Data Modelling
6 1 (5.00%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 17 (85.00%) C#
2 11 (55.00%) JavaScript
3 7 (35.00%) VB.NET
4 5 (25.00%) SQL
5 4 (20.00%) T-SQL
6 3 (15.00%) C++
7 1 (5.00%) PHP
7 1 (5.00%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) HND
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle
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