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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineering
Rank 10 15 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 5 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 9.43% 3.70% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.16% 4.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 0
Average salary £37,500 £38,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
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
38 50 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 71.70% 92.59% 77.42%
Number of salaries quoted 26 35 54
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,250 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 18 September 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 - 3 £37,500 - 2
Bathgate - 1 £37,500 -
Software Engineering
Scotland

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 9 (69.23%) C++
2 8 (61.54%) Linux
2 8 (61.54%) Electronics
2 8 (61.54%) Android
2 8 (61.54%) SystemC
3 3 (23.08%) Degree
3 3 (23.08%) Computer Science
3 3 (23.08%) C#
3 3 (23.08%) .NET
4 2 (15.38%) MySQL
4 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
4 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET
4 2 (15.38%) Scrum
4 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
4 2 (15.38%) MVC
4 2 (15.38%) WCF
4 2 (15.38%) jQuery
4 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (15.38%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 2 (15.38%) NHibernate
4 2 (15.38%) .NET Framework
4 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (7.69%) Marketing
5 1 (7.69%) Twitter
5 1 (7.69%) Embedded Software Development
5 1 (7.69%) Spring
5 1 (7.69%) Automated Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Unit Testing
5 1 (7.69%) WinForms
5 1 (7.69%) COM

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.69%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) MySQL
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (61.54%) Electronics
2 1 (7.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (92.31%) Developer
2 11 (84.62%) Software Developer
3 10 (76.92%) Software Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) .NET Software Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Web Programmer
4 1 (7.69%) Java Web Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Web Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Programmer
4 1 (7.69%) Java Developer
4 1 (7.69%) .NET Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Software Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Java Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) .NET
2 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET
2 2 (15.38%) WCF
2 2 (15.38%) jQuery
2 2 (15.38%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 2 (15.38%) NHibernate
2 2 (15.38%) .NET Framework
2 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (7.69%) Spring
3 1 (7.69%) WinForms
3 1 (7.69%) COM
3 1 (7.69%) SOAP
3 1 (7.69%) XML
3 1 (7.69%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (61.54%) SystemC
2 3 (23.08%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (61.54%) Linux
1 8 (61.54%) Android
2 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (15.38%) Scrum
1 2 (15.38%) MVC
1 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (7.69%) Embedded Software Development
2 1 (7.69%) Automated Testing
2 1 (7.69%) Unit Testing
2 1 (7.69%) UML
2 1 (7.69%) OO
Programming Languages
1 9 (69.23%) C++
2 3 (23.08%) C#
3 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
4 1 (7.69%) C
4 1 (7.69%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Twitter
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
1 1 (7.69%) Intel
Livingston
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Livingston
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago