The table below looks at the statistics for Software Engineering skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Lothian region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineering
Rank 12 24 -
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 2 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 3.77% 1.52% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.00% 1.61% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Average salary £37,500 £37,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Software Engineering
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Lothian region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Lothian
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
40 62 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 75.47% 93.94% 74.38%
Number of salaries quoted 29 30 55
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £37,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -3.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,800 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the West Lothian region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Engineering Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in West Lothian

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

Software Engineering Salary Trend in West Lothian

Software Engineering
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 Software Engineering within the West Lothian region over the 3 months to 21 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
Bathgate - 1 £37,500 -
Software Engineering
Scotland

Software Engineering
Top 20 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Lothian region citing Software Engineering also 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 that cited Software Engineering.

1 15 (93.75%) C++
2 14 (87.50%) Linux
3 13 (81.25%) Electronics
3 13 (81.25%) Android
3 13 (81.25%) SystemC
4 3 (18.75%) C
5 2 (12.50%) Windows
6 1 (6.25%) C#
6 1 (6.25%) .NET
6 1 (6.25%) UML
6 1 (6.25%) OO
6 1 (6.25%) Intel
6 1 (6.25%) Assembly Language
6 1 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (6.25%) WinForms
6 1 (6.25%) Marketing
6 1 (6.25%) Degree
6 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
6 1 (6.25%) Twitter
6 1 (6.25%) Embedded Software Development

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Lothian region citing Software Engineering also 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 that cited Software Engineering. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
General
1 13 (81.25%) Electronics
2 1 (6.25%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (100.00%) Software Engineer
2 14 (87.50%) Developer
2 14 (87.50%) Software Developer
3 1 (6.25%) Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) .NET
1 1 (6.25%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 13 (81.25%) SystemC
2 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 14 (87.50%) Linux
2 13 (81.25%) Android
3 2 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (6.25%) UML
1 1 (6.25%) OO
1 1 (6.25%) Embedded Software Development
Programming Languages
1 15 (93.75%) C++
2 3 (18.75%) C
3 1 (6.25%) C#
3 1 (6.25%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) Intel
1 1 (6.25%) Twitter
West Lothian
Be-IT Resourcing
Salary: Salary DOE + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Livingston, West Lothian
GE
Salary: Competitive salary & excellent benefits
Posted: 14 days ago