The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 4 5 2
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 10 25 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 18.87% 37.88% 31.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 18.87% 37.88% 32.77%
Number of salaries quoted 8 18 23
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +10.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,750 £41,500 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £36,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+6.94% -
Developer
Scotland

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
53 66 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 100.00% 100.00% 97.54%
Number of salaries quoted 34 34 77
Average salary £37,000 £36,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.36% -5.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £33,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 5 £35,000 -2.77%
Linlithgow -4 1 - -
Developer
Scotland

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (47.62%) .NET
2 16 (38.10%) C++
3 15 (35.71%) SQL Server
3 15 (35.71%) SQL
4 14 (33.33%) ASP.NET
5 13 (30.95%) CSS
5 13 (30.95%) Linux
5 13 (30.95%) Software Engineering
5 13 (30.95%) Android
6 12 (28.57%) SystemC
6 12 (28.57%) Electronics
6 12 (28.57%) HTML
7 11 (26.19%) JavaScript
7 11 (26.19%) C#
8 10 (23.81%) VB.NET
8 10 (23.81%) Retail
9 9 (21.43%) T-SQL
9 9 (21.43%) SQL Server 2008
9 9 (21.43%) jQuery
10 8 (19.05%) Ajax
10 8 (19.05%) Oracle
10 8 (19.05%) Microsoft
11 7 (16.67%) ISO 9001
11 7 (16.67%) Telerik
11 7 (16.67%) XML
11 7 (16.67%) MS Excel
11 7 (16.67%) PL/SQL
11 7 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
12 6 (14.29%) Business Development
12 6 (14.29%) ProC

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 1 (2.38%) Oracle Workflow
1 1 (2.38%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.38%) Internet
1 1 (2.38%) LAN
1 1 (2.38%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (35.71%) SQL Server
2 9 (21.43%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
4 5 (11.90%) Relational Database
5 2 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (2.38%) MySQL
6 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (14.29%) ProC
2 6 (14.29%) Oracle APEX
2 6 (14.29%) Oracle Forms
2 6 (14.29%) Xcode
2 6 (14.29%) Toad
3 3 (7.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (28.57%) Electronics
2 10 (23.81%) Retail
3 3 (7.14%) Back Office
4 2 (4.76%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (47.62%) .NET
2 14 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 13 (30.95%) CSS
4 12 (28.57%) HTML
5 9 (21.43%) jQuery
6 8 (19.05%) Ajax
7 7 (16.67%) XML
8 3 (7.14%) .NET Framework
9 2 (4.76%) HTML5
9 2 (4.76%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 2 (4.76%) WinForms
10 1 (2.38%) Hibernate
10 1 (2.38%) J2EE
10 1 (2.38%) SOAP
10 1 (2.38%) Web Services
10 1 (2.38%) RESTful
10 1 (2.38%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1 (2.38%) REST
10 1 (2.38%) CSS3
10 1 (2.38%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 12 (28.57%) SystemC
2 3 (7.14%) Mobile App
3 2 (4.76%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 13 (30.95%) Linux
1 13 (30.95%) Android
2 6 (14.29%) OpenVMS
3 5 (11.90%) Apple iOS
4 4 (9.52%) Windows
5 1 (2.38%) Mac OS X
5 1 (2.38%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (30.95%) Software Engineering
2 6 (14.29%) Business Development
2 6 (14.29%) iOS Development
3 3 (7.14%) CRM
3 3 (7.14%) ERP
3 3 (7.14%) Mobile Application Development
4 2 (4.76%) Unit Testing
4 2 (4.76%) UML
4 2 (4.76%) OO
5 1 (2.38%) Workflow
5 1 (2.38%) MVC
5 1 (2.38%) E-Commerce
5 1 (2.38%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (2.38%) Web Application Development
5 1 (2.38%) Use Case
5 1 (2.38%) Business Analysis
5 1 (2.38%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 16 (38.10%) C++
2 15 (35.71%) SQL
3 11 (26.19%) JavaScript
3 11 (26.19%) C#
4 10 (23.81%) VB.NET
5 9 (21.43%) T-SQL
6 7 (16.67%) PL/SQL
7 6 (14.29%) COBOL
8 2 (4.76%) Java
9 1 (2.38%) PHP
9 1 (2.38%) C
9 1 (2.38%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (9.52%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (16.67%) ISO 9001
2 6 (14.29%) SLA
3 1 (2.38%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.38%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (19.05%) Oracle
1 8 (19.05%) Microsoft
2 7 (16.67%) Telerik
3 1 (2.38%) Twitter
3 1 (2.38%) Xamarin
West Lothian
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago