The first table below looks at the demand for the Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the West Lothian 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 11 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 West Lothian region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 2 3 1
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 18 34 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 31.58% 44.74% 31.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 31.58% 44.74% 32.46%
Number of salaries quoted 14 15 22
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +10.76%
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+11.42% -
Job Titles Category
West Lothian
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
57 76 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 100.00% 100.00% 97.44%
Number of salaries quoted 49 24 85
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +1.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,550 £32,750 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £44,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -1.29%
Developer
Scotland

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

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

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

Developer
Salary Trend in West Lothian

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

Developer Salary Trend in West Lothian

Developer
Salary Histogram in West Lothian

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Developer across the West Lothian region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014.

Developer Salary Histogram in West Lothian

Developer
Job Locations in West Lothian

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Developer within the West Lothian region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Livingston +2 13 £35,000 -2.77% 3
Developer
Scotland

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Lothian 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 20 (45.45%) .NET
2 18 (40.91%) SQL
2 18 (40.91%) SQL Server
3 15 (34.09%) C++
3 15 (34.09%) Retail
4 14 (31.82%) Android
5 13 (29.55%) SQL Server 2008
5 13 (29.55%) SystemC
5 13 (29.55%) Software Engineering
5 13 (29.55%) Electronics
5 13 (29.55%) ASP.NET
5 13 (29.55%) Linux
6 12 (27.27%) CSS
6 12 (27.27%) C#
6 12 (27.27%) HTML
6 12 (27.27%) JavaScript
6 12 (27.27%) Oracle
6 12 (27.27%) jQuery
7 11 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
7 11 (25.00%) VB.NET
7 11 (25.00%) XML
7 11 (25.00%) ISO 9001
7 11 (25.00%) Ajax
8 10 (22.73%) Business Development
8 10 (22.73%) SLA
9 9 (20.45%) T-SQL
9 9 (20.45%) PL/SQL
10 8 (18.18%) COBOL
10 8 (18.18%) Toad
10 8 (18.18%) OpenVMS

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Lothian 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 3 (6.82%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (4.55%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (13.64%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (40.91%) SQL Server
2 13 (29.55%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (18.18%) Oracle Reports
4 5 (11.36%) Relational Database
5 3 (6.82%) Oracle Database
5 3 (6.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (6.82%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (2.27%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 11 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (18.18%) Oracle APEX
2 8 (18.18%) Oracle Forms
2 8 (18.18%) Toad
2 8 (18.18%) ProC
3 6 (13.64%) Xcode
4 2 (4.55%) Visual Studio
General
1 15 (34.09%) Retail
2 13 (29.55%) Electronics
3 3 (6.82%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (45.45%) .NET
2 13 (29.55%) ASP.NET
3 12 (27.27%) CSS
3 12 (27.27%) jQuery
3 12 (27.27%) HTML
4 11 (25.00%) XML
4 11 (25.00%) Ajax
5 3 (6.82%) .NET Framework
5 3 (6.82%) JSON
5 3 (6.82%) RESTful
5 3 (6.82%) HTML5
5 3 (6.82%) CSS3
5 3 (6.82%) KnockoutJS
6 1 (2.27%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 13 (29.55%) SystemC
2 5 (11.36%) Mobile App
3 2 (4.55%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 14 (31.82%) Android
2 13 (29.55%) Linux
3 8 (18.18%) OpenVMS
4 4 (9.09%) Apple iOS
5 2 (4.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (29.55%) Software Engineering
2 10 (22.73%) Business Development
3 7 (15.91%) iOS Development
4 4 (9.09%) Mobile Application Development
5 3 (6.82%) Workflow
5 3 (6.82%) Unit Testing
5 3 (6.82%) CRM
5 3 (6.82%) ERP
6 2 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (4.55%) MVC
7 1 (2.27%) E-Commerce
7 1 (2.27%) Web Application Development
7 1 (2.27%) Business Analysis
7 1 (2.27%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 18 (40.91%) SQL
2 15 (34.09%) C++
3 12 (27.27%) C#
3 12 (27.27%) JavaScript
4 11 (25.00%) VB.NET
5 9 (20.45%) PL/SQL
5 9 (20.45%) T-SQL
6 8 (18.18%) COBOL
7 2 (4.55%) Java
7 2 (4.55%) C
8 1 (2.27%) VBScript
8 1 (2.27%) VB
8 1 (2.27%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 4 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (25.00%) ISO 9001
2 10 (22.73%) SLA
3 1 (2.27%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (27.27%) Oracle
2 7 (15.91%) Microsoft
3 6 (13.64%) Telerik
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