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 25 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Developer
Rank 10 16 4
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 1 3 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Livingston 4.17% 6.52% 25.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.17% 7.32% 25.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 10
Median salary £50,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Software 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
24 41 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Livingston 100.00% 89.13% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 17 32 32
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £34,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,500 £36,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 22 Related IT Skills in Livingston

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, 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 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) MVC
2 2 (66.67%) AngularJS
2 2 (66.67%) SDLC
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) Retail
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Data Structures
3 1 (33.33%) Domain-Driven Design
3 1 (33.33%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) AngularJS
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (33.33%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) MVC
1 2 (66.67%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) Domain-Driven Design
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft