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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Engineering
Scotland / West Lothian
Rank 7 11 5
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -6
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 10 5 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 17.86% 7.81% 29.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 20.00% 8.93% 31.15%
Number of salaries quoted 10 4 13
Median salary £47,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,250 £35,800 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,000 £37,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £43,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.16% +7.50%

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
50 56 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 89.29% 87.50% 95.31%
Number of salaries quoted 42 34 30
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +11.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £33,862 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £64,300
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

The demand trend of job ads across the West Lothian region citing Software Engineering as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Salary Histogram in West Lothian

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the West Lothian region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in West Lothian

Software Engineering
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 Software Engineering within the West Lothian region over the 3 months to 21 February 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
Livingston +5 9 £45,000 +12.50% 2
Software Engineering
Scotland

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, IT jobs citing Software Engineering also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Lothian region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 12 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (45.00%) C
2 9 (45.00%) C#
3 7 (35.00%) C++
3 7 (35.00%) JavaScript
3 7 (35.00%) Linux
3 7 (35.00%) SDLC
4 6 (30.00%) Node.js
4 6 (30.00%) AngularJS
4 6 (30.00%) Windows
5 4 (20.00%) MVC
5 4 (20.00%) Electronics
5 4 (20.00%) Degree
5 4 (20.00%) .NET
5 4 (20.00%) UML
5 4 (20.00%) Computer Science
6 3 (15.00%) Web Development
6 3 (15.00%) .NET Framework
6 3 (15.00%) Ext JS
6 3 (15.00%) React
6 3 (15.00%) Embedded C
6 3 (15.00%) Finance
7 2 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (10.00%) Local Government
7 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (10.00%) WCF
7 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
7 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET
7 2 (10.00%) CSS
7 2 (10.00%) OO

Software Engineering
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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) Bluetooth
1 1 (5.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (5.00%) HTTP
1 1 (5.00%) HTTPS
1 1 (5.00%) Internet
1 1 (5.00%) MQTT
1 1 (5.00%) RS-232
1 1 (5.00%) RS-485
1 1 (5.00%) Wireless
1 1 (5.00%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (5.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (5.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (5.00%) Redis
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Bugzilla
1 1 (5.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (5.00%) JIRA
1 1 (5.00%) Trac
General
1 4 (20.00%) Electronics
2 3 (15.00%) Finance
3 2 (10.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 12 (60.00%) Software Engineer
2 7 (35.00%) Developer
2 7 (35.00%) Embedded Engineer
2 7 (35.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Senior Software Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) .NET Developer
4 3 (15.00%) .NET Software Developer
4 3 (15.00%) C Software Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) C++ Software Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Embedded C Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Embedded C Software Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) JavaScript Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Software Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Angular Developer
5 2 (10.00%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) C/C++ Software Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Embedded C++ Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (30.00%) AngularJS
1 6 (30.00%) Node.js
2 4 (20.00%) .NET
3 3 (15.00%) .NET Framework
3 3 (15.00%) Ext JS
3 3 (15.00%) React
4 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (10.00%) CSS
4 2 (10.00%) HTML
4 2 (10.00%) WCF
5 1 (5.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.00%) Arduino
2 1 (5.00%) Device Driver
2 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (5.00%) Internet of Things
2 1 (5.00%) Raspberry Pi
Operating Systems
1 7 (35.00%) Linux
2 6 (30.00%) Windows
3 1 (5.00%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (5.00%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (35.00%) SDLC
3 4 (20.00%) MVC
3 4 (20.00%) UML
4 3 (15.00%) Web Development
5 2 (10.00%) OO
5 2 (10.00%) Telematics
6 1 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (5.00%) Customer Intelligence
6 1 (5.00%) Device Driver Development
6 1 (5.00%) Event-Driven Architecture
6 1 (5.00%) Kanban
6 1 (5.00%) Mentoring
6 1 (5.00%) Microservices
6 1 (5.00%) OOD
6 1 (5.00%) Open Source
6 1 (5.00%) Scrum
6 1 (5.00%) SOA
6 1 (5.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (45.00%) C
1 9 (45.00%) C#
2 7 (35.00%) C++
2 7 (35.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (15.00%) Embedded C
4 2 (10.00%) Python
4 2 (10.00%) SQL
5 1 (5.00%) Assembly Language
5 1 (5.00%) Delphi
5 1 (5.00%) Java
5 1 (5.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) MOM
Vendors
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
Livingston, West Lothian
Net Talent
Posted: 4 days ago
West Lothian
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago