Period
to 21 October 2018

The median annual salary for a Senior Developer was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in Livingston during the 6 months to 21 October 2018.

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

Senior Developer
West Lothian > Livingston
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 26 17 15
Rank change year-on-year -9 -2 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 2 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Livingston 2.38% 3.28% 3.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.41% 3.33% 3.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 2
Livingston median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% -5.88% -10.53%
10th Percentile £46,250 £35,000 £38,000
90th Percentile £48,750 £45,000 £47,000
West Lothian median annual salary £46,250 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +15.63% -5.88% -10.53%

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 83 60 61
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.81% 98.36% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 52 39 52
Livingston median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +14.29% -12.50%
10th Percentile £31,000 £24,000 £25,025
90th Percentile £52,950 £59,000 £47,425
West Lothian median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +14.29% -12.50%

Senior Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Livingston

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Developer in Livingston

Senior Developer
Salary Trend in Livingston

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

Salary trend for Senior Developer in Livingston

Senior Developer Skill Set
Top 13 Co-occurring IT Skills in Livingston

For the 6 months to 21 October 2018, Senior 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 Senior Developer in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS

Senior 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 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) OO
1 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA