Period
to 17 December 2018

The median annual salary for a Graduate Developer was £21,000 in advertised job vacancies in West Lothian during the 6 months to 17 December 2018.

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

Graduate Developer
Scotland > West Lothian
6 months to
17 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 40 24 -
Rank change year-on-year -16 - -
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Developer 5 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Lothian 2.91% 2.27% -
As % of the Job Titles category 2.94% 2.27% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 0
West Lothian median annual salary £21,000 £23,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.64% - -
Scotland median annual salary £22,500 £26,250 £25,000
% change year-on-year -14.29% +5.00% +11.11%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Lothian. 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
West Lothian
Permanent vacancies in West Lothian with a recognized job title 170 88 79
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.84% 100.00% 98.75%
Number of salaries quoted 61 53 64
West Lothian median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +14.29% -12.50%
10th Percentile £25,750 £24,450 £24,000
90th Percentile £58,750 £51,000 £46,600
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - -

Graduate Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in West Lothian

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

Job vacancy trend for Graduate Developer in West Lothian

Graduate Developer
Salary Trend in West Lothian

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

Salary trend for Graduate Developer in West Lothian

Graduate Developer
Job Locations in West Lothian

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Graduate Developer within the West Lothian region over the 6 months to 17 December 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Livingston -5 2 £27,000 +14.89%
Graduate Developer
Scotland

Graduate Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 17 December 2018, Graduate 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 West Lothian region featuring Graduate Developer in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) MVC
2 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (60.00%) Computer Science
3 3 (60.00%) WCF
3 3 (60.00%) jQuery
3 3 (60.00%) Fintech
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (40.00%) Mobile App
4 2 (40.00%) Mobile Application Development
4 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (40.00%) Business Analysis
4 2 (40.00%) .NET Framework
4 2 (40.00%) IIS
4 2 (40.00%) Web Services
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (20.00%) OO
5 1 (20.00%) Delphi
5 1 (20.00%) Java
5 1 (20.00%) SQL
5 1 (20.00%) VB
5 1 (20.00%) Degree
5 1 (20.00%) VB6
5 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
5 1 (20.00%) WPF
5 1 (20.00%) QA

Graduate Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Lothian 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 2 (40.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (60.00%) jQuery
3 3 (60.00%) WCF
4 2 (40.00%) .NET Framework
4 2 (40.00%) Web Services
5 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (20.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Fintech
2 2 (40.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) MVC
2 3 (60.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) Business Analysis
3 2 (40.00%) Mobile Application Development
4 1 (20.00%) OO
4 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) Delphi
2 1 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) VB
2 1 (20.00%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft