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 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 7 9 8
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 8 7 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 15.69% 9.46% 11.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 21.05% 10.61% 15.00%
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 5
Median salary £40,000 £55,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-27.27% +46.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £51,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,250 £59,000 £42,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.81% +3.75%
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 66 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 74.51% 89.19% 75.47%
Number of salaries quoted 31 40 23
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,100 £22,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £62,500
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
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 1 October 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +4 8 £40,000 -27.27% 2
Software Engineering
Scotland

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, 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 8 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (46.15%) JavaScript
3 5 (38.46%) C#
3 5 (38.46%) C++
3 5 (38.46%) Degree
3 5 (38.46%) AngularJS
3 5 (38.46%) SDLC
4 4 (30.77%) C
4 4 (30.77%) Delphi
4 4 (30.77%) OO
4 4 (30.77%) OOD
5 3 (23.08%) CSS
5 3 (23.08%) Windows
5 3 (23.08%) HTML
5 3 (23.08%) Computer Science
5 3 (23.08%) Numerical Analysis
5 3 (23.08%) Visualisation
5 3 (23.08%) Data Visualisation
6 2 (15.38%) Data Acquisition
6 2 (15.38%) Node.js
6 2 (15.38%) Ext JS
6 2 (15.38%) React
6 2 (15.38%) Web Development
6 2 (15.38%) Embedded C
6 2 (15.38%) Data Management
7 1 (7.69%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 1 (7.69%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (7.69%) Wireless
7 1 (7.69%) Electronics
7 1 (7.69%) Bugzilla

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:

Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Ethernet
1 1 (7.69%) RS-232
1 1 (7.69%) RS-485
1 1 (7.69%) Wireless
1 1 (7.69%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Bugzilla
1 1 (7.69%) Eclipse
1 1 (7.69%) JIRA
1 1 (7.69%) Trac
General
1 1 (7.69%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Software Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Angular Developer
4 2 (15.38%) C++ Software Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Embedded Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) JavaScript Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) C Developer
5 1 (7.69%) C Software Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) C# Software Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) C++ Software Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Embedded C Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Embedded C Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Embedded C Software Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Embedded C/C++ Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Embedded Software Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Software Development Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Software Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (38.46%) AngularJS
2 3 (23.08%) CSS
2 3 (23.08%) HTML
3 2 (15.38%) Ext JS
3 2 (15.38%) Node.js
3 2 (15.38%) React
4 1 (7.69%) .NET
4 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Computer Science
1 3 (23.08%) Visualisation
2 1 (7.69%) Device Driver
2 1 (7.69%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (7.69%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Windows
2 1 (7.69%) Embedded Linux
2 1 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (38.46%) SDLC
3 4 (30.77%) OO
3 4 (30.77%) OOD
4 3 (23.08%) Data Visualisation
4 3 (23.08%) Numerical Analysis
5 2 (15.38%) Data Acquisition
5 2 (15.38%) Data Management
5 2 (15.38%) Web Development
6 1 (7.69%) Embedded Software Development
6 1 (7.69%) Kanban
6 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
6 1 (7.69%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) JavaScript
2 5 (38.46%) C#
2 5 (38.46%) C++
3 4 (30.77%) C
3 4 (30.77%) Delphi
4 2 (15.38%) Embedded C
5 1 (7.69%) Java
5 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
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