Period
to 24 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Developer was £38,750 in advertised job vacancies in Livingston during the 6 months to 24 July 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 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1 1 2
Rank change year-on-year 0 +1 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 39 24 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Livingston 42.86% 40.68% 36.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 43.33% 40.68% 38.27%
Number of salaries quoted 34 14 38
Livingston median annual salary £38,750 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.13% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £26,650 £26,875 £31,250
90th Percentile £51,750 £49,250 £50,000
West Lothian median annual salary £37,500 £44,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -14.77% +17.33% +3.45%

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Livingston. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Livingston
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 90 59 81
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Livingston 98.90% 100.00% 94.19%
Number of salaries quoted 70 38 59
Livingston median annual salary £36,500 £38,750 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.81% +3.33% +5.63%
10th Percentile £23,850 £24,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £52,725 £59,750 £51,250
West Lothian median annual salary £36,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year -8.75% +1.27% +6.76%

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 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Developer in Livingston

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

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 28 (71.79%) C#
2 26 (66.67%) .NET
3 24 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (56.41%) Software Engineering
5 21 (53.85%) MVC
6 20 (51.28%) ASP.NET
7 18 (46.15%) SQL Server
7 18 (46.15%) SDLC
8 13 (33.33%) jQuery
8 13 (33.33%) Finance
8 13 (33.33%) SQL
9 12 (30.77%) T-SQL
9 12 (30.77%) WCF
10 11 (28.21%) AngularJS
11 10 (25.64%) ASP.NET MVC
11 10 (25.64%) Node.js
11 10 (25.64%) SQL Server 2008
11 10 (25.64%) JavaScript
12 9 (23.08%) CSS
12 9 (23.08%) HTML
12 9 (23.08%) PostgreSQL
12 9 (23.08%) .NET Framework
13 7 (17.95%) SQL Server 2014
13 7 (17.95%) SQL Server 2012
13 7 (17.95%) Computer Science
13 7 (17.95%) Degree
13 7 (17.95%) Banking
13 7 (17.95%) VB
13 7 (17.95%) XML
14 6 (15.38%) Telematics

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (7.69%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (2.56%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.56%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (46.15%) SQL Server
2 10 (25.64%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (23.08%) PostgreSQL
4 7 (17.95%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (17.95%) SQL Server 2014
5 3 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (2.56%) MongoDB
6 1 (2.56%) Redis
Development Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.56%) Grunt
1 1 (2.56%) gulp
1 1 (2.56%) webpack
General
1 13 (33.33%) Finance
2 7 (17.95%) Banking
3 3 (7.69%) Local Government
3 3 (7.69%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.56%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (66.67%) .NET
2 20 (51.28%) ASP.NET
3 13 (33.33%) jQuery
4 12 (30.77%) WCF
5 11 (28.21%) AngularJS
6 10 (25.64%) ASP.NET MVC
6 10 (25.64%) Node.js
7 9 (23.08%) .NET Framework
7 9 (23.08%) CSS
7 9 (23.08%) HTML
8 7 (17.95%) XML
9 5 (12.82%) HTML5
10 4 (10.26%) CSS3
11 3 (7.69%) Ajax
12 2 (5.13%) .NET Core
12 2 (5.13%) Angular 2
12 2 (5.13%) Entity Framework
12 2 (5.13%) Web Services
13 1 (2.56%) MEAN Stack
13 1 (2.56%) React
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.95%) Computer Science
2 3 (7.69%) Mobile App
3 2 (5.13%) User Experience
4 1 (2.56%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (2.56%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.26%) Android
2 3 (7.69%) Apple iOS
2 3 (7.69%) Linux
3 2 (5.13%) ThreadX
3 2 (5.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (56.41%) Software Engineering
3 21 (53.85%) MVC
4 18 (46.15%) SDLC
5 6 (15.38%) Telematics
6 4 (10.26%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (10.26%) OO
6 4 (10.26%) Unit Testing
7 3 (7.69%) Customer Intelligence
7 3 (7.69%) E-Commerce
7 3 (7.69%) Mobile Application Development
7 3 (7.69%) Mobile Development
7 3 (7.69%) Virtual Environments
8 2 (5.13%) Image Processing
8 2 (5.13%) Performance Tuning
9 1 (2.56%) Front End Development
9 1 (2.56%) Mentoring
9 1 (2.56%) Mobile First
9 1 (2.56%) Responsive Web Design
9 1 (2.56%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 28 (71.79%) C#
2 13 (33.33%) SQL
3 12 (30.77%) T-SQL
4 10 (25.64%) JavaScript
5 7 (17.95%) VB
6 4 (10.26%) C
6 4 (10.26%) C++
6 4 (10.26%) Java
7 2 (5.13%) TypeScript
8 1 (2.56%) Go
8 1 (2.56%) Objective-C
8 1 (2.56%) PHP
8 1 (2.56%) Python
8 1 (2.56%) Ruby
8 1 (2.56%) Scala
8 1 (2.56%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (17.95%) Degree
2 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (12.82%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.69%) VMware
3 1 (2.56%) Adobe