The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Artificial Intelligence in IT jobs advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Artificial Intelligence over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Artificial Intelligence (AI)
Rank 28 41 -
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -
Permanent jobs citing Artificial Intelligence 4 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 1.70% 0.38% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 15.38% 1.41% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 0
Average salary £50,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,750 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-1.84% +25.38%
Artificial Intelligence
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Aberdeen region.

Miscellaneous Category
Aberdeen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
26 71 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 11.06% 27.20% 34.67%
Number of salaries quoted 21 53 72
Average salary £45,000 £39,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.64% -1.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,100 £27,500 £24,200
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Artificial Intelligence
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Artificial Intelligence across the Aberdeen region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Artificial Intelligence Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

Artificial Intelligence
Salary Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Artificial Intelligence across the Aberdeen region.

Artificial Intelligence Salary Trend in Aberdeen

Artificial Intelligence
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing Artificial Intelligence also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Artificial Intelligence.

1 10 (100.00%) Java
1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (100.00%) Data Analytics
1 10 (100.00%) Analytics
2 9 (90.00%) Line Management
2 9 (90.00%) Mentoring
2 9 (90.00%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (90.00%) Automated Testing
2 9 (90.00%) Software Engineering
2 9 (90.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (10.00%) TDD
3 1 (10.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) Spring
3 1 (10.00%) Maven
3 1 (10.00%) MATLAB
3 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (10.00%) SQL
3 1 (10.00%) Python
3 1 (10.00%) PhD
3 1 (10.00%) Algorithms
3 1 (10.00%) BDD
3 1 (10.00%) R
3 1 (10.00%) Statistics
3 1 (10.00%) Degree
3 1 (10.00%) Mathematics

Artificial Intelligence
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing Artificial Intelligence also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Artificial Intelligence. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Maven
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Lead Developer
1 7 (70.00%) Java Developer
1 7 (70.00%) Developer
1 7 (70.00%) Lead Java Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Java Software Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Software Programmer
2 3 (30.00%) Lead Software Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Lead Programmer
2 3 (30.00%) Programmer
2 3 (30.00%) Software Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Java Programmer
3 2 (20.00%) Team Leader
3 2 (20.00%) Java Team Leader
4 1 (10.00%) Data Scientist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 9 (90.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (10.00%) Statistics
2 1 (10.00%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (100.00%) Data Analytics
1 10 (100.00%) Analytics
2 9 (90.00%) Line Management
2 9 (90.00%) Mentoring
2 9 (90.00%) Automated Testing
2 9 (90.00%) Software Engineering
2 9 (90.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (10.00%) BDD
3 1 (10.00%) TDD
3 1 (10.00%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (10.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) Python
2 1 (10.00%) MATLAB
2 1 (10.00%) R
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) PhD
1 1 (10.00%) Degree