Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Livingston with a requirement for SDLC skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SDLC over the 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Systems or Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC)
West Lothian > Livingston
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 12 8 4
Rank change year-on-year -4 -4 +7
Permanent jobs citing SDLC 9 10 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Livingston 12.86% 17.24% 16.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 14.29% 21.28% 17.98%
Number of salaries quoted 3 10 18
Livingston median annual salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +6.67%
10th Percentile £30,900 £30,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £42,500 £51,425 £59,125
West Lothian median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SDLC is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Livingston with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Livingston
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 63 47 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Livingston 90.00% 81.03% 92.71%
Number of salaries quoted 38 44 67
Livingston median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £24,000 £25,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £52,625 £47,275 £64,000
West Lothian median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% -11.76% +12.58%

SDLC
Job Vacancy Trend in Livingston

Job postings citing SDLC as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Livingston.

Job vacancy trend for SDLC in Livingston

SDLC
Salary Trend in Livingston

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

Salary trend for SDLC in Livingston

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT jobs citing SDLC 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 Livingston region with a requirement for SDLC.

1 4 (44.44%) C++
1 4 (44.44%) Delphi
1 4 (44.44%) Java
1 4 (44.44%) PHP
1 4 (44.44%) JUnit
1 4 (44.44%) Windows
1 4 (44.44%) OOD
1 4 (44.44%) Legal
1 4 (44.44%) Scrum
1 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (44.44%) TDD
1 4 (44.44%) Software Engineering
1 4 (44.44%) Degree
1 4 (44.44%) Selenium
1 4 (44.44%) Test Scripting
1 4 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (44.44%) Test Automation
1 4 (44.44%) Cucumber
1 4 (44.44%) BDD
1 4 (44.44%) GitHub
1 4 (44.44%) Mentoring
1 4 (44.44%) Behat
2 3 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
2 3 (33.33%) WPF
2 3 (33.33%) OO
2 3 (33.33%) C#
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
3 2 (22.22%) Mathematics
4 1 (11.11%) Physics
4 1 (11.11%) Computer Science

SDLC
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 4 (44.44%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Cucumber
1 4 (44.44%) JUnit
1 4 (44.44%) Selenium
General
1 4 (44.44%) Legal
2 1 (11.11%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Test Automation Engineer
1 4 (44.44%) Test Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Software Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) C# Software Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) C++ Software Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Software Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Software Developer
4 1 (11.11%) C++ Developer
4 1 (11.11%) C++ Software Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Delphi Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Delphi Software Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Instrumentation Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) MATLAB Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Scientific Software Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior C# Software Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) Behat
2 3 (33.33%) WPF
3 1 (11.11%) .NET
3 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
3 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (11.11%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (11.11%) Algorithms
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (44.44%) BDD
1 4 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (44.44%) Mentoring
1 4 (44.44%) OOD
1 4 (44.44%) Scrum
1 4 (44.44%) Software Engineering
1 4 (44.44%) TDD
1 4 (44.44%) Test Automation
1 4 (44.44%) Test Scripting
2 3 (33.33%) OO
3 2 (22.22%) Mathematics
4 1 (11.11%) MVC
4 1 (11.11%) OOP
4 1 (11.11%) Physics
4 1 (11.11%) UML
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) C++
1 4 (44.44%) Delphi
1 4 (44.44%) Java
1 4 (44.44%) PHP
2 3 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (11.11%) Julia
3 1 (11.11%) MATLAB
3 1 (11.11%) VB
3 1 (11.11%) VB6
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft