Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior Developer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in West Lothian during the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

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

Senior Developer
Scotland > West Lothian
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 22 22 23
Rank change year-on-year 0 +1 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 2 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Lothian 2.25% 1.18% 2.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.27% 1.20% 2.86%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 4
West Lothian median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -15.79% -1.04%
10th Percentile £35,000 £37,500 £43,750
90th Percentile £45,000 £42,500 £56,500
Scotland median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.88%

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 88 83 140
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.88% 97.65% 92.72%
Number of salaries quoted 51 70 89
West Lothian median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -17.65% +13.33%
10th Percentile £24,000 £21,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £51,250 £46,775 £66,250
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Senior Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in West Lothian

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Developer in West Lothian

Senior Developer
Salary Trend in West Lothian

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

Salary trend for Senior Developer in West Lothian

Senior 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 Senior Developer within the West Lothian region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. 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 -2 2 £40,000 -
Senior Developer
Scotland

Senior Developer Skill Set
Top 18 Co-occurring IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, Senior 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 West Lothian region featuring Senior Developer in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (50.00%) SaaS
2 1 (50.00%) Entity Framework
2 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) React
2 1 (50.00%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) RDBMS

Senior 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (50.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Entity Framework
2 1 (50.00%) React
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#