The first table below looks at the demand for the Software 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 Software Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 10 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Livingston region.

Location
3 months to
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Developer
Rank 2 24 17
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 10 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Livingston 33.33% 1.52% 3.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 33.33% 1.52% 3.26%
Number of salaries quoted 10 1 1
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Job Titles Category
Livingston
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
30 66 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Livingston 100.00% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 27 20 66
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% -2.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £33,800 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £45,000 £39,300
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,472 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.97% -0.07%
Software Developer
West Lothian

Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Livingston

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

Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Livingston

Software Developer
Salary Trend in Livingston

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

Software Developer Salary Trend in Livingston

Software Developer
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Livingston

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT jobs across the Livingston region that cited Software 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 Software Developer in their job title.

1 13 (76.47%) Linux
1 13 (76.47%) C++
1 13 (76.47%) Electronics
1 13 (76.47%) Software Engineering
1 13 (76.47%) Android
1 13 (76.47%) SystemC
2 4 (23.53%) C#
2 4 (23.53%) .NET
2 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET
3 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
3 3 (17.65%) Back Office
3 3 (17.65%) CRM
3 3 (17.65%) ERP
4 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.88%) Assembly Language
4 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
4 1 (5.88%) Windows
4 1 (5.88%) C
4 1 (5.88%) SQL
4 1 (5.88%) VB.NET
4 1 (5.88%) Business Analysis
4 1 (5.88%) QA

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Livingston by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT jobs across the Livingston region that cited Software 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 Software Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
General
1 13 (76.47%) Electronics
2 3 (17.65%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) .NET
1 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 13 (76.47%) SystemC
Operating Systems
1 13 (76.47%) Linux
1 13 (76.47%) Android
2 1 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (76.47%) Software Engineering
2 3 (17.65%) CRM
2 3 (17.65%) ERP
3 1 (5.88%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 13 (76.47%) C++
2 4 (23.53%) C#
3 1 (5.88%) C
3 1 (5.88%) SQL
3 1 (5.88%) VB.NET
3 1 (5.88%) Assembly Language
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
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