The table below looks at the statistics for Degree in IT jobs advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Degree over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 10 2 12
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +10
Permanent jobs citing Degree 16 63 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 13.33% 22.34% 12.11%
As % of the Qualifications category 34.04% 57.27% 43.75%
Number of salaries quoted 13 39 29
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,300 £31,950 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £71,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Degree
Scotland

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

Qualifications Category
Aberdeen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
47 110 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 39.17% 39.01% 27.68%
Number of salaries quoted 35 66 61
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,692
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,250 £25,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

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

Degree Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

Degree
Salary Trend in Aberdeen

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

Degree Salary Trend in Aberdeen

Degree
Salary Histogram in Aberdeen

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Degree across the Aberdeen region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Degree Salary Histogram in Aberdeen

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing Degree 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 Degree.

1 24 (43.64%) Computer Science
2 16 (29.09%) Oracle
3 12 (21.82%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (20.00%) SQL
5 10 (18.18%) MS Excel
5 10 (18.18%) Microsoft
6 9 (16.36%) Java
7 8 (14.55%) AutoCAD
7 8 (14.55%) HNC
7 8 (14.55%) HND
7 8 (14.55%) ERP
8 7 (12.73%) Windows
8 7 (12.73%) Finance
9 6 (10.91%) SAP
9 6 (10.91%) OO
9 6 (10.91%) C#
9 6 (10.91%) Business Analysis
9 6 (10.91%) Software Testing
9 6 (10.91%) Mentoring
10 5 (9.09%) Java EE
10 5 (9.09%) Marketing
10 5 (9.09%) SQL Server
10 5 (9.09%) Oracle Reports
10 5 (9.09%) ISEB
11 4 (7.27%) Active Directory
11 4 (7.27%) .NET
11 4 (7.27%) JavaScript
11 4 (7.27%) Oracle Financials
11 4 (7.27%) Oracle EBS
11 4 (7.27%) Regression Testing

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing Degree 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 Degree. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (3.64%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.82%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.82%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (1.82%) Moodle
2 1 (1.82%) JBoss
2 1 (1.82%) Apache
Applications
1 10 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 8 (14.55%) AutoCAD
3 1 (1.82%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.82%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (7.27%) Oracle Financials
1 4 (7.27%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (7.27%) Dynamics AX
1 4 (7.27%) Oracle EBS R12
1 4 (7.27%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
2 1 (1.82%) Maximo
2 1 (1.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.64%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.82%) DNS
2 1 (1.82%) LAN
2 1 (1.82%) VoIP
2 1 (1.82%) WAN
2 1 (1.82%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.09%) Oracle Reports
1 5 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.27%) Oracle BI EE
3 2 (3.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (3.64%) MS Access
4 1 (1.82%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.82%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.82%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (1.82%) SQLPlus
4 1 (1.82%) MySQL
4 1 (1.82%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (1.82%) Big Data
4 1 (1.82%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.82%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (5.45%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.82%) Subversion
2 1 (1.82%) Maven
2 1 (1.82%) JIRA
2 1 (1.82%) Selenium
General
1 7 (12.73%) Finance
2 5 (9.09%) Marketing
3 3 (5.45%) Advertising
4 1 (1.82%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.82%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 9 (16.36%) Analyst
2 8 (14.55%) Developer
2 8 (14.55%) Consultant
2 8 (14.55%) Design Engineer
3 5 (9.09%) Graduate
4 4 (7.27%) Software Engineer
4 4 (7.27%) Functional Consultant
4 4 (7.27%) Oracle Consultant
4 4 (7.27%) Oracle Functional Consultant
4 4 (7.27%) Trainee
4 4 (7.27%) Draughtsman
5 3 (5.45%) Graduate Developer
5 3 (5.45%) Microsoft Consultant
5 3 (5.45%) Dynamics AX Consultant
5 3 (5.45%) Test Engineer
5 3 (5.45%) Technical Analyst
5 3 (5.45%) Software Tester
5 3 (5.45%) Programmer
5 3 (5.45%) Architect
5 3 (5.45%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.09%) Java EE
2 4 (7.27%) .NET
3 2 (3.64%) CSS
3 2 (3.64%) XML
3 2 (3.64%) WinForms
3 2 (3.64%) Spring
3 2 (3.64%) HTML
4 1 (1.82%) JSON
4 1 (1.82%) WPF
4 1 (1.82%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 1 (1.82%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.82%) Flash
4 1 (1.82%) Hibernate
4 1 (1.82%) JSP
4 1 (1.82%) Web Services
4 1 (1.82%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 24 (43.64%) Computer Science
2 2 (3.64%) Mathematics
2 2 (3.64%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.82%) Algorithms
3 1 (1.82%) Physics
3 1 (1.82%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.82%) User Experience
3 1 (1.82%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.82%) VLE
3 1 (1.82%) Artificial Intelligence
3 1 (1.82%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 7 (12.73%) Windows
2 3 (5.45%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (5.45%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (3.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (3.64%) Linux
4 1 (1.82%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (21.82%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (14.55%) ERP
3 6 (10.91%) OO
3 6 (10.91%) Business Analysis
3 6 (10.91%) Software Testing
3 6 (10.91%) Mentoring
4 4 (7.27%) Line Management
4 4 (7.27%) Business Process Improvement
4 4 (7.27%) Information Management
4 4 (7.27%) Software Engineering
4 4 (7.27%) Project Management
4 4 (7.27%) Regression Testing
5 3 (5.45%) Service Delivery
6 2 (3.64%) Service Management
6 2 (3.64%) UML
6 2 (3.64%) Data Modelling
6 2 (3.64%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (3.64%) Systems Analysis
6 2 (3.64%) Data Management
6 2 (3.64%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (20.00%) SQL
2 9 (16.36%) Java
3 6 (10.91%) C#
4 4 (7.27%) JavaScript
5 3 (5.45%) C++
5 3 (5.45%) C
6 2 (3.64%) VB
7 1 (1.82%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.82%) Python
7 1 (1.82%) FoxPro (VFP)
7 1 (1.82%) MATLAB
7 1 (1.82%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.82%) R
7 1 (1.82%) PHP
7 1 (1.82%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (14.55%) HNC
1 8 (14.55%) HND
2 5 (9.09%) ISEB
3 1 (1.82%) Sun Certification
3 1 (1.82%) OCPJP
3 1 (1.82%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.64%) SLA
2 1 (1.82%) QA
System Software
1 4 (7.27%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (3.64%) Nagios
Vendors
1 16 (29.09%) Oracle
2 10 (18.18%) Microsoft
3 6 (10.91%) SAP
4 3 (5.45%) Sage
4 3 (5.45%) VMware
5 2 (3.64%) Red Hat
5 2 (3.64%) Cisco
5 2 (3.64%) EMC
5 2 (3.64%) Citrix
5 2 (3.64%) CommVault
6 1 (1.82%) Informatica
6 1 (1.82%) Siemens
6 1 (1.82%) Business Objects
6 1 (1.82%) Adobe
6 1 (1.82%) Sun
6 1 (1.82%) Teradata
6 1 (1.82%) Blackboard
6 1 (1.82%) Jaspersoft