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

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 1 1 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 8 11 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Livingston 30.77% 40.74% 30.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 30.77% 40.74% 31.91%
Number of salaries quoted 8 10 16
Average salary £36,250 £36,000 £35,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.69% +2.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,800 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,750 £37,650 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +1.38%
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
26 27 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Livingston 100.00% 100.00% 96.91%
Number of salaries quoted 21 14 51
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% -6.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £48,250 £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 22 September 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 14 (51.85%) .NET
2 13 (48.15%) ASP.NET
3 12 (44.44%) SQL Server
4 11 (40.74%) Software Engineering
5 10 (37.04%) SQL
6 9 (33.33%) JavaScript
6 9 (33.33%) C#
6 9 (33.33%) Android
7 8 (29.63%) jQuery
7 8 (29.63%) SystemC
7 8 (29.63%) C++
7 8 (29.63%) Linux
7 8 (29.63%) Electronics
8 7 (25.93%) Retail
8 7 (25.93%) HTML
8 7 (25.93%) VB.NET
9 6 (22.22%) CSS
9 6 (22.22%) Microsoft
10 5 (18.52%) XML
10 5 (18.52%) Ajax
10 5 (18.52%) Oracle
10 5 (18.52%) SQL Server 2008
10 5 (18.52%) .NET Framework
11 4 (14.81%) Team Foundation Server
11 4 (14.81%) Unit Testing
11 4 (14.81%) Apple iOS
11 4 (14.81%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 4 (14.81%) iOS Development
11 4 (14.81%) MVC
11 4 (14.81%) Agile Software Development

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Livingston by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 1 (3.70%) Tomcat
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 4 (14.81%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 5 (18.52%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (11.11%) MySQL
3 3 (11.11%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (11.11%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database
4 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 4 (14.81%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (11.11%) Toad
2 3 (11.11%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (11.11%) Xcode
2 3 (11.11%) ProC
2 3 (11.11%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (3.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (29.63%) Electronics
2 7 (25.93%) Retail
3 3 (11.11%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (51.85%) .NET
2 13 (48.15%) ASP.NET
3 8 (29.63%) jQuery
4 7 (25.93%) HTML
5 6 (22.22%) CSS
6 5 (18.52%) XML
6 5 (18.52%) Ajax
6 5 (18.52%) .NET Framework
7 4 (14.81%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 3 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 3 (11.11%) WCF
8 3 (11.11%) NHibernate
9 2 (7.41%) HTML5
10 1 (3.70%) J2EE
10 1 (3.70%) COM
10 1 (3.70%) SOAP
10 1 (3.70%) Spring
10 1 (3.70%) KnockoutJS
10 1 (3.70%) REST
10 1 (3.70%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 8 (29.63%) SystemC
2 3 (11.11%) Computer Science
3 2 (7.41%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 9 (33.33%) Android
2 8 (29.63%) Linux
3 4 (14.81%) Apple iOS
4 3 (11.11%) OpenVMS
5 1 (3.70%) Windows
5 1 (3.70%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (40.74%) Software Engineering
2 4 (14.81%) Unit Testing
2 4 (14.81%) iOS Development
2 4 (14.81%) MVC
2 4 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (11.11%) CRM
3 3 (11.11%) ERP
3 3 (11.11%) Business Development
4 2 (7.41%) Mobile Application Development
4 2 (7.41%) Scrum
5 1 (3.70%) E-Commerce
5 1 (3.70%) Business Analysis
5 1 (3.70%) Automated Testing
5 1 (3.70%) Workflow
5 1 (3.70%) Android Development
5 1 (3.70%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 10 (37.04%) SQL
2 9 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 9 (33.33%) C#
3 8 (29.63%) C++
4 7 (25.93%) VB.NET
5 4 (14.81%) PL/SQL
5 4 (14.81%) T-SQL
6 3 (11.11%) COBOL
7 2 (7.41%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.81%) ISO 9001
2 3 (11.11%) SLA
3 1 (3.70%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 5 (18.52%) Oracle
3 4 (14.81%) Telerik
4 1 (3.70%) Xamarin
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Cathcart Associates
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Posted: 17 days ago
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Cathcart Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
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