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

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 3 1 13
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 10 14 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Livingston 33.33% 26.92% 17.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 33.33% 26.92% 17.46%
Number of salaries quoted 10 13 8
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +4.16%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
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
30 52 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Livingston 100.00% 100.00% 97.67%
Number of salaries quoted 22 40 37
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,800 £26,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £45,000 £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 31 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 17 (89.47%) .NET
2 16 (84.21%) C#
3 15 (78.95%) ASP.NET
4 12 (63.16%) CSS
4 12 (63.16%) SQL Server
5 9 (47.37%) VB.NET
6 8 (42.11%) HTML
6 8 (42.11%) JavaScript
6 8 (42.11%) Android
6 8 (42.11%) Apple iOS
6 8 (42.11%) Android Development
6 8 (42.11%) iOS Development
7 7 (36.84%) SQL
8 6 (31.58%) T-SQL
8 6 (31.58%) SQL Server 2008
8 6 (31.58%) jQuery
8 6 (31.58%) HTML5
9 5 (26.32%) Software Engineering
9 5 (26.32%) MVC
9 5 (26.32%) E-Commerce
10 4 (21.05%) IIS
10 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (21.05%) Web Development
10 4 (21.05%) .NET Framework
10 4 (21.05%) Responsive Web Design
11 3 (15.79%) WCF
11 3 (15.79%) C++
11 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
12 2 (10.53%) Telecoms
12 2 (10.53%) Finance

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Livingston by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 (21.05%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (63.16%) SQL Server
2 6 (31.58%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (10.53%) Telecoms
1 2 (10.53%) Finance
1 2 (10.53%) Local Government
2 1 (5.26%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (89.47%) .NET
2 15 (78.95%) ASP.NET
3 12 (63.16%) CSS
4 8 (42.11%) HTML
5 6 (31.58%) jQuery
5 6 (31.58%) HTML5
6 4 (21.05%) .NET Framework
7 3 (15.79%) WCF
8 2 (10.53%) WPF
8 2 (10.53%) WinForms
8 2 (10.53%) CSS3
9 1 (5.26%) Entity Framework
9 1 (5.26%) REST
9 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (5.26%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Physics
1 1 (5.26%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 8 (42.11%) Android
1 8 (42.11%) Apple iOS
2 2 (10.53%) Windows
3 1 (5.26%) Linux
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) Android Development
1 8 (42.11%) iOS Development
2 5 (26.32%) MVC
2 5 (26.32%) E-Commerce
2 5 (26.32%) Software Engineering
3 4 (21.05%) Web Development
3 4 (21.05%) Responsive Web Design
3 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (10.53%) UML
4 2 (10.53%) OO
5 1 (5.26%) Data Modelling
5 1 (5.26%) ETL
5 1 (5.26%) Mobile Application Development
5 1 (5.26%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (5.26%) Logical Data Model
5 1 (5.26%) Physical Data Model
Programming Languages
1 16 (84.21%) C#
2 9 (47.37%) VB.NET
3 8 (42.11%) JavaScript
4 7 (36.84%) SQL
5 6 (31.58%) T-SQL
6 3 (15.79%) C++
7 1 (5.26%) PHP
7 1 (5.26%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) HND
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (5.26%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle
Livingston
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
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