The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the West Lothian region that had Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Developer
Scotland / West Lothian
Rank 1 12 2
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 10 7 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 31.25% 9.21% 43.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 31.25% 9.72% 43.48%
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 13
Median salary £40,000 £36,750 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.84% +5.00%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Lothian 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
West Lothian
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
32 72 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 100.00% 94.74% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 29 52 25
Median salary £41,000 £36,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

The demand trend of job ads across the West Lothian region that featured Developer in the job title.

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
Job Locations in West Lothian

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Developer within the West Lothian region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Linlithgow - 4 £38,750 -
Livingston +3 3 £40,000 +3.89% 3
Bathgate - 2 £44,000 -
Developer
Scotland

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, 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 West Lothian region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 14 (56.00%) .NET
2 13 (52.00%) SQL Server
3 11 (44.00%) CSS
3 11 (44.00%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (40.00%) C#
4 10 (40.00%) HTML
5 9 (36.00%) JavaScript
5 9 (36.00%) SQL
5 9 (36.00%) Microsoft
6 8 (32.00%) MVC
6 8 (32.00%) AngularJS
6 8 (32.00%) SDLC
7 7 (28.00%) jQuery
7 7 (28.00%) MS Excel
8 6 (24.00%) VB.NET
8 6 (24.00%) XML
9 5 (20.00%) Web Development
9 5 (20.00%) WCF
10 4 (16.00%) Domain-Driven Design
10 4 (16.00%) .NET Framework
10 4 (16.00%) Degree
10 4 (16.00%) Software Engineering
10 4 (16.00%) TDD
10 4 (16.00%) Manufacturing
10 4 (16.00%) XSLT
10 4 (16.00%) ASP.NET
10 4 (16.00%) Oracle
10 4 (16.00%) PL/SQL
11 3 (12.00%) Web Services
11 3 (12.00%) Business Intelligence

Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian 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 7 (28.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.00%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Oracle 11i
1 2 (8.00%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (8.00%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (52.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (12.00%) Oracle Database
2 3 (12.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (12.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (12.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (8.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 2 (8.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (8.00%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (8.00%) JDeveloper
1 2 (8.00%) NUnit
1 2 (8.00%) Oracle APEX
1 2 (8.00%) Oracle Forms
1 2 (8.00%) Selenium
1 2 (8.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.00%) Xcode
General
1 4 (16.00%) Manufacturing
2 3 (12.00%) Retail
3 1 (4.00%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (56.00%) .NET
2 11 (44.00%) CSS
3 10 (40.00%) HTML
4 8 (32.00%) AngularJS
5 7 (28.00%) jQuery
6 6 (24.00%) XML
7 5 (20.00%) WCF
8 4 (16.00%) .NET Framework
8 4 (16.00%) ASP.NET
8 4 (16.00%) XSLT
9 3 (12.00%) Web Services
10 2 (8.00%) CSS3
10 2 (8.00%) Dapper ORM
10 2 (8.00%) HTML5
10 2 (8.00%) Node.js
10 2 (8.00%) SignalR
10 2 (8.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 1 (4.00%) React
11 1 (4.00%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (12.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.00%) Data Integration
2 1 (4.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (44.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (32.00%) MVC
2 8 (32.00%) SDLC
3 5 (20.00%) Web Development
4 4 (16.00%) Domain-Driven Design
4 4 (16.00%) Software Engineering
4 4 (16.00%) TDD
5 3 (12.00%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (8.00%) Automation Testing
6 2 (8.00%) Configuration Management
6 2 (8.00%) Data Modelling
6 2 (8.00%) E-Commerce
6 2 (8.00%) Logical Data Model
6 2 (8.00%) Physical Data Model
6 2 (8.00%) Unit Testing
7 1 (4.00%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (4.00%) Document Composition
7 1 (4.00%) iOS Development
7 1 (4.00%) Mentoring
7 1 (4.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 10 (40.00%) C#
2 9 (36.00%) JavaScript
2 9 (36.00%) SQL
3 6 (24.00%) VB.NET
4 4 (16.00%) PL/SQL
5 2 (8.00%) T-SQL
6 1 (4.00%) Apple Swift
6 1 (4.00%) C
6 1 (4.00%) C++
6 1 (4.00%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 4 (16.00%) Degree
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 9 (36.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (16.00%) Oracle
3 1 (4.00%) HP
3 1 (4.00%) Telerik
3 1 (4.00%) Xamarin
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