Period
to 19 February 2018

The median annual salary for a Developer was £34,750 in advertised job vacancies in Livingston during the 6 months to 19 February 2018.

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
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 16 3 4
Rank change year-on-year -13 +1 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 10 22 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Livingston 14.08% 31.88% 17.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 14.08% 31.88% 17.78%
Number of salaries quoted 8 22 8
Livingston median annual salary £34,750 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.13% +14.29% -
10th Percentile £22,750 £30,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £45,000 £50,000 £44,750
West Lothian median annual salary £39,750 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -0.63% +14.29% -

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 71 69 90
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 100.00% 100.00% 96.77%
Number of salaries quoted 50 64 66
Livingston median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% +2.86%
10th Percentile £29,225 £24,300 £23,250
90th Percentile £45,475 £50,000 £66,250
West Lothian median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +5.63%

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 19 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Developer in Livingston

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

For the 6 months to 19 February 2018, Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Livingston region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 9 (90.00%) C#
2 7 (70.00%) .NET
3 6 (60.00%) MVC
3 6 (60.00%) ASP.NET
4 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 5 (50.00%) Delphi
4 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 5 (50.00%) Software Engineering
4 5 (50.00%) WPF
5 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (40.00%) OO
6 3 (30.00%) OOD
6 3 (30.00%) VB
6 3 (30.00%) Windows
6 3 (30.00%) MATLAB
6 3 (30.00%) Mathematics
6 3 (30.00%) VB6
6 3 (30.00%) SDLC
6 3 (30.00%) Algorithms
6 3 (30.00%) Julia
7 2 (20.00%) Data Visualisation
7 2 (20.00%) .NET Framework
7 2 (20.00%) Degree
7 2 (20.00%) Visualisation
7 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
7 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (20.00%) C++
8 1 (10.00%) SQL
8 1 (10.00%) Web Services
8 1 (10.00%) RDBMS

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (10.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (70.00%) .NET
2 6 (60.00%) ASP.NET
3 5 (50.00%) WPF
4 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (20.00%) .NET Framework
6 1 (10.00%) Entity Framework
6 1 (10.00%) jQuery
6 1 (10.00%) React
6 1 (10.00%) WCF
6 1 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Algorithms
2 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (10.00%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) MVC
2 5 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 4 (40.00%) OO
4 3 (30.00%) Mathematics
4 3 (30.00%) OOD
4 3 (30.00%) SDLC
5 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (20.00%) Data Visualisation
5 2 (20.00%) Visualisation
6 1 (10.00%) 3D Modelling
6 1 (10.00%) Data Acquisition
6 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
6 1 (10.00%) Numerical Analysis
6 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) C#
2 5 (50.00%) Delphi
3 3 (30.00%) Julia
3 3 (30.00%) MATLAB
3 3 (30.00%) VB
3 3 (30.00%) VB6
4 2 (20.00%) C++
5 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft