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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 4 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 11 23 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 18.33% 39.66% 26.98%
As % of the Job Titles category 18.64% 39.66% 27.42%
Number of salaries quoted 4 15 12
Average salary £36,750 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £35,000 £29,100
10% offered a salary of more than £39,550 £40,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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
59 58 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 98.33% 100.00% 98.41%
Number of salaries quoted 41 31 37
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,600 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £48,100 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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
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 10 February 2016. 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 +1 10 £38,500 +10.00% 1
Developer
Scotland

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 16 (80.00%) .NET
2 12 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 12 (60.00%) CSS
3 10 (50.00%) HTML
4 9 (45.00%) SQL Server
4 9 (45.00%) C#
5 7 (35.00%) ASP.NET
5 7 (35.00%) jQuery
6 6 (30.00%) T-SQL
7 5 (25.00%) VB.NET
7 5 (25.00%) E-Commerce
8 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
8 4 (20.00%) SQL
8 4 (20.00%) Ajax
8 4 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (20.00%) HTML5
8 4 (20.00%) SDLC
9 3 (15.00%) Front End Development
9 3 (15.00%) AngularJS
9 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Azure
9 3 (15.00%) Amazon AWS
9 3 (15.00%) User Experience
9 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 3 (15.00%) Java
9 3 (15.00%) IIS
9 3 (15.00%) VMware
9 3 (15.00%) MVC
10 2 (10.00%) OO
10 2 (10.00%) MS Excel

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 (15.00%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.00%) PrintSoft PReS
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (45.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (10.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (5.00%) RDBMS
4 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Xcode
General
1 1 (5.00%) Finance
1 1 (5.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (5.00%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (80.00%) .NET
2 12 (60.00%) CSS
3 10 (50.00%) HTML
4 7 (35.00%) ASP.NET
4 7 (35.00%) jQuery
5 4 (20.00%) Ajax
5 4 (20.00%) HTML5
6 3 (15.00%) AngularJS
7 2 (10.00%) CSS3
8 1 (5.00%) .NET Framework
8 1 (5.00%) Entity Framework
8 1 (5.00%) RabbitMQ
8 1 (5.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) User Experience
2 2 (10.00%) Social Media
3 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.00%) Data Structures
3 1 (5.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Android
1 1 (5.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 4 (20.00%) SDLC
3 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (15.00%) Front End Development
3 3 (15.00%) MVC
4 2 (10.00%) OO
5 1 (5.00%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (5.00%) Domain-Driven Design
5 1 (5.00%) iOS Development
5 1 (5.00%) Mobile Application Development
5 1 (5.00%) Mobile Development
5 1 (5.00%) TDD
5 1 (5.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 9 (45.00%) C#
3 6 (30.00%) T-SQL
4 5 (25.00%) VB.NET
5 4 (20.00%) SQL
6 3 (15.00%) Java
System Software
1 3 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.00%) VMware
3 1 (5.00%) HP
3 1 (5.00%) Telerik
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