The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Livingston region that had Software Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 1 March 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
1 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Developer
West Lothian / Livingston
Rank 8 11 12
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 7 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Livingston 16.67% 5.00% 10.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 16.67% 5.00% 10.00%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 3
Median salary £37,500 £39,250 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.45% +12.14%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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
42 40 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Livingston 100.00% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 37 21 25
Median salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £29,750 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Livingston

The demand trend of job ads across the Livingston region that featured Software Developer in the job title.

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Livingston

For the 6 months to 1 March 2017, Software Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Livingston region featuring Software Developer in the job title.

1 11 (91.67%) C#
1 11 (91.67%) .NET
2 10 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 10 (83.33%) MVC
2 10 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (66.67%) WCF
4 6 (50.00%) jQuery
4 6 (50.00%) .NET Framework
4 6 (50.00%) MS Excel
4 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
5 5 (41.67%) ASP.NET
6 4 (33.33%) Web Development
6 4 (33.33%) HTML
6 4 (33.33%) CSS
6 4 (33.33%) SQL
7 3 (25.00%) T-SQL
7 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (25.00%) Web Services
7 3 (25.00%) XML
7 3 (25.00%) XSLT
7 3 (25.00%) Manufacturing
7 3 (25.00%) TDD
7 3 (25.00%) Software Engineering
7 3 (25.00%) Domain-Driven Design
7 3 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (25.00%) SDLC
8 2 (16.67%) AngularJS
8 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (16.67%) Local Government

Software Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Livingston by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 6 (50.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (25.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (16.67%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (91.67%) .NET
2 8 (66.67%) WCF
3 6 (50.00%) .NET Framework
3 6 (50.00%) jQuery
4 5 (41.67%) ASP.NET
5 4 (33.33%) CSS
5 4 (33.33%) HTML
6 3 (25.00%) Web Services
6 3 (25.00%) XML
6 3 (25.00%) XSLT
7 2 (16.67%) AngularJS
8 1 (8.33%) Node.js
8 1 (8.33%) React
8 1 (8.33%) WinForms
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (83.33%) MVC
2 4 (33.33%) Web Development
3 3 (25.00%) Domain-Driven Design
3 3 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (25.00%) SDLC
3 3 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (25.00%) TDD
4 1 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (8.33%) Customer Intelligence
4 1 (8.33%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (91.67%) C#
2 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
3 4 (33.33%) SQL
4 3 (25.00%) T-SQL
5 1 (8.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Xamarin