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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineering
Rank 7 14 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 8 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 15.38% 2.04% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 21.62% 2.22% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 0
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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
37 45 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 71.15% 91.84% 75.65%
Number of salaries quoted 24 32 45
Average salary £37,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.63% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £28,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £56,730 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 20 October 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 - 4 £36,250 - 2
Bathgate - 1 £37,500 -
Software Engineering
Scotland

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 8 (66.67%) C++
2 7 (58.33%) Linux
3 6 (50.00%) C#
4 5 (41.67%) Degree
5 4 (33.33%) Android
5 4 (33.33%) SystemC
5 4 (33.33%) Electronics
5 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 4 (33.33%) .NET
6 3 (25.00%) UML
6 3 (25.00%) Computer Science
7 2 (16.67%) WCF
7 2 (16.67%) Silverlight
7 2 (16.67%) jQuery
7 2 (16.67%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 2 (16.67%) MVVM
7 2 (16.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 2 (16.67%) .NET Framework
7 2 (16.67%) Relational Database
7 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 2 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
7 2 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (16.67%) Scrum
7 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (16.67%) Ajax
7 2 (16.67%) NHibernate
7 2 (16.67%) Python
7 2 (16.67%) RDBMS
7 2 (16.67%) Online Security
7 2 (16.67%) MVC

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 (8.33%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) MySQL
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (16.67%) RDBMS
1 2 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (16.67%) Relational Database
General
1 4 (33.33%) Electronics
2 1 (8.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Developer
2 7 (58.33%) Software Developer
2 7 (58.33%) Software Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Real Time Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Software Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Java Programmer
4 1 (8.33%) Junior Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Web Programmer
4 1 (8.33%) Java Web Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Web Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Programmer
4 1 (8.33%) Java Developer
4 1 (8.33%) .NET Developer
4 1 (8.33%) .NET Software Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) .NET
2 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (16.67%) STL
2 2 (16.67%) Ajax
2 2 (16.67%) NHibernate
2 2 (16.67%) .NET Framework
2 2 (16.67%) WCF
2 2 (16.67%) Silverlight
2 2 (16.67%) jQuery
2 2 (16.67%) Ext JS
2 2 (16.67%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 2 (16.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (8.33%) XML
3 1 (8.33%) WinForms
3 1 (8.33%) Spring
3 1 (8.33%) COM
3 1 (8.33%) SOAP
3 1 (8.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) SystemC
2 3 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (8.33%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 7 (58.33%) Linux
2 4 (33.33%) Android
3 2 (16.67%) Windows
4 1 (8.33%) VxWorks
4 1 (8.33%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) UML
2 2 (16.67%) MVVM
2 2 (16.67%) Online Security
2 2 (16.67%) MVC
2 2 (16.67%) Scrum
2 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (8.33%) Automated Testing
3 1 (8.33%) Unit Testing
3 1 (8.33%) Embedded Software Development
3 1 (8.33%) OO
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) C++
2 6 (50.00%) C#
3 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 2 (16.67%) Perl
4 2 (16.67%) PHP
4 2 (16.67%) SQL
4 2 (16.67%) Python
4 2 (16.67%) C
4 2 (16.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (8.33%) Intel
1 1 (8.33%) Twitter
Livingston
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Livingston, West Lothian
GE
Salary: Competitive salary
Posted: 14 days ago
West Lothian
TRG
Salary: 35000-45000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago