Period
to 24 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Developer was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Livingston during the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Developer
West Lothian > Livingston
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 14 5 4
Rank change year-on-year -9 -1 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 9 14 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Livingston 13.04% 25.00% 16.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 13.24% 25.00% 17.20%
Number of salaries quoted 7 14 15
Livingston median annual salary £35,000 £36,750 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £22,750 £30,000 £27,450
90th Percentile £51,000 £42,500 £55,750
West Lothian median annual salary £33,000 £36,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year -10.20% -18.33% +28.57%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Livingston. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Livingston
Permanent vacancies in Livingston with a recognized job title 68 56 93
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.55% 100.00% 94.90%
Number of salaries quoted 43 51 73
Livingston median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £24,000 £25,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £50,000 £46,750 £65,500
West Lothian median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +14.29% -12.50% +6.67%

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Livingston

Job postings that featured Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Livingston.

Job vacancy trend for Developer in Livingston

Developer
Salary Trend in Livingston

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Developer in Livingston.

Salary trend for Developer in Livingston

Developer
Salary Histogram in Livingston

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Developer in Livingston over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Developer in Livingston

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Livingston

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Livingston region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 7 (77.78%) C#
1 7 (77.78%) .NET
2 6 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 6 (66.67%) MVC
3 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
4 4 (44.44%) Delphi
4 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (33.33%) WPF
5 3 (33.33%) VB6
5 3 (33.33%) Software Engineering
5 3 (33.33%) .NET Framework
5 3 (33.33%) VB
6 2 (22.22%) AngularJS
6 2 (22.22%) SDLC
6 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
6 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
6 2 (22.22%) HTML
6 2 (22.22%) OO
6 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
6 2 (22.22%) HTML5
6 2 (22.22%) Entity Framework
6 2 (22.22%) React
7 1 (11.11%) webpack
7 1 (11.11%) CSS3
7 1 (11.11%) Adobe
7 1 (11.11%) MATLAB
7 1 (11.11%) OOD
7 1 (11.11%) RDBMS
7 1 (11.11%) Windows
7 1 (11.11%) CSS

Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Livingston 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 (11.11%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (11.11%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (11.11%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) RDBMS
2 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
2 1 (11.11%) Grunt
2 1 (11.11%) gulp
2 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
2 1 (11.11%) webpack
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (77.78%) .NET
2 6 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (33.33%) .NET Framework
4 3 (33.33%) WPF
5 2 (22.22%) AngularJS
5 2 (22.22%) Entity Framework
5 2 (22.22%) HTML
5 2 (22.22%) HTML5
5 2 (22.22%) React
6 1 (11.11%) CSS
6 1 (11.11%) CSS3
6 1 (11.11%) LESS
6 1 (11.11%) RESTful
6 1 (11.11%) Sass
6 1 (11.11%) Vue (Vue.js)
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
2 1 (11.11%) Algorithms
2 1 (11.11%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (11.11%) Smartphone
2 1 (11.11%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) MVC
2 3 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 2 (22.22%) OO
3 2 (22.22%) SDLC
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (11.11%) Front End Development
4 1 (11.11%) Mathematics
4 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
4 1 (11.11%) Mobile First
4 1 (11.11%) OOD
4 1 (11.11%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (11.11%) SEO
4 1 (11.11%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) C#
2 4 (44.44%) Delphi
3 3 (33.33%) VB
3 3 (33.33%) VB6
4 1 (11.11%) C++
4 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
4 1 (11.11%) Julia
4 1 (11.11%) MATLAB
4 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Adobe